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Nova Scotia

Province in Canada

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The population development in Nova Scotia as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2002-07-01
Population
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2007-07-01
Population
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2012-07-01
Population
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2017-07-01
Population
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2019-07-01
Nova ScotiaProvince935,155935,115943,635950,401971,395
AnnapolisCounty22,19021,66721,02321,19021,638
AntigonishCounty19,90419,41319,92519,68219,866
Cape BretonCounty111,017106,818103,12599,680101,264
ColchesterCounty50,89251,34752,01351,41651,734
CumberlandCounty33,29132,55131,54530,39830,234
DigbyCounty19,92319,05318,03017,59517,421
GuysboroughCounty9,8388,9498,2067,6077,372
HalifaxCounty374,407386,421404,381421,932440,332
HantsCounty41,68942,43943,42243,41743,761
InvernessCounty20,30418,90918,00217,47317,382
KingsCounty60,57061,43061,80262,04962,788
LunenburgCounty48,73748,04648,15248,04548,230
PictouCounty47,98247,06046,25244,27344,081
QueensCounty11,90911,35711,08010,37110,259
RichmondCounty10,3129,7699,3799,1009,095
ShelburneCounty16,58115,50114,58114,14913,925
VictoriaCounty8,1227,6347,1597,1537,109
YarmouthCounty27,48726,75125,55824,87124,904
CanadaCountry31,358,41832,889,02534,714,22236,543,32137,589,262

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: In contrast to census figures, population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males475,478
Females495,917
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years165,939
18-64 years603,755
65+ years201,701
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years89,490
10-19 years98,636
20-29 years124,835
30-39 years116,929
40-49 years118,226
50-59 years146,676
60-69 years139,767
70-79 years90,664
80-89 years37,418
90+ years8,754
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Canada838,030
America14,150
Europe25,140
Africa4,300
Asia26,100
Oceania605
Mother Tongue (C 2016)
English840,845
French29,820
Aboriginal language4,310
Other language40,510
Multiple languages8,115