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The population development of British Columbia.

NameStatusPopulation
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1997-07-01
Population
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2002-07-01
Population
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2007-07-01
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2012-07-01
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2017-07-01
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2019-07-01
 
British ColumbiaProvince3,948,5834,100,1614,290,9844,566,7694,924,2335,071,336
CanadaCountry29,905,94831,358,41832,889,02534,714,22236,543,32137,589,262

Contents: Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations

The population development of the metropolitan areas and census agglomerations in British Columbia.

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Name StatusProvince(s)Population
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1997-07-01
Population
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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
 
Abbotsford - MissionMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia145,868155,316166,354176,526193,315201,953
Campbell RiverCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......36,03836,99340,15741,845
ChilliwackCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......88,69497,595108,942114,938
CourtenayCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......50,55153,05457,22659,268
CranbrookCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......25,08025,69827,29527,708
Dawson CreekCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......11,64312,19112,98813,426
DuncanCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......42,76043,94846,94848,251
Fort St. JohnCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......26,56528,31529,78629,923
KamloopsCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......97,468102,073110,444115,957
KelownaMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia145,314155,950170,995186,137208,369217,229
NanaimoCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......96,089101,238111,109115,743
NelsonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,47318,33919,20019,500
ParksvilleCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......27,29328,12130,46530,707
PentictonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......42,60743,22045,52746,248
Port AlberniCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......25,87725,66326,25526,794
Powell RiverCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,03816,86317,45417,558
Prince GeorgeCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......86,69486,84291,95895,180
Prince RupertCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......13,65413,31213,32413,486
QuesnelCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......23,47423,96424,14624,398
Salmon ArmCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,06117,81518,86919,369
SquamishCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......16,10218,41021,50822,397
TerraceCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......15,84715,97416,39916,858
VancouverMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia1,957,7662,098,1702,216,9482,418,9382,612,8742,691,351
VernonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......57,63760,12864,49665,588
VictoriaMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia318,159328,301342,052358,426390,269402,271
Williams LakeCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......19,38418,85819,00319,513

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: Boundaries of metropolitan areas and census agglomerations according to the definition of 2016. In contrast to census figures, population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration.