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Contents: Provinces and Census Divisions

The population of the provinces and census divisions (territories, regions, districts, counties, regional municipalities) of Canada according to official estimates.

NameStatusPopulation
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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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2016-07-01
AlbertaProvince3,128,2623,514,0313,888,6324,252,879
Division No. 1Census Division70,36378,95382,29885,081
Division No. 10Census Division86,04391,98196,95099,175
Division No. 11Census Division1,025,0921,147,4401,285,1581,432,572
Division No. 12Census Division63,24867,26370,84573,147
Division No. 13Census Division66,25370,28770,83769,625
Division No. 14Census Division27,60629,17729,89029,863
Division No. 15Census Division35,06636,48938,56440,425
Division No. 16Census Division47,14159,37374,09376,566
Division No. 17Census Division59,87362,80363,98865,797
Division No. 18Census Division14,58314,98815,20315,285
Division No. 19Census Division90,729106,996117,488126,234
Division No. 2Census Division139,159152,071164,377175,532
Division No. 3Census Division38,26939,39639,97340,393
Division No. 4Census Division11,39910,92710,0929,799
Division No. 5Census Division49,56253,98655,47457,260
Division No. 6Census Division1,081,4501,242,2011,408,7921,576,249
Division No. 7Census Division40,94841,49041,59041,049
Division No. 8Census Division161,235186,631201,492216,610
Division No. 9Census Division20,24321,57921,52822,217
British ColumbiaProvince4,100,1614,290,9884,542,5084,751,612
Alberni-ClayoquotRegional District31,23831,44231,25831,228
Bulkley-NechakoRegional District41,44639,54239,72238,901
CapitalRegional District342,865356,471370,644387,405
CaribooRegional District66,70164,28162,68661,526
Central CoastRegional District3,7823,2543,2523,127
Central KootenayRegional District58,46157,78658,82059,204
Central OkanaganRegional District155,977171,016185,634198,219
Columbia-ShuswapRegional District50,16551,77450,76651,856
Comox ValleyRegional District58,45561,93264,66066,057
Cowichan ValleyRegional District75,24979,36181,36283,831
East KootenayRegional District58,17557,41957,94859,291
Fraser-Fort GeorgeRegional District97,34895,77593,81893,892
Fraser ValleyRegional District250,342269,310287,428304,358
Greater VancouverRegional District2,098,1262,218,1912,408,0752,550,388
Kitimat-StikineRegional District41,94339,17437,98837,418
Kootenay BoundaryRegional District32,42431,57631,49730,768
Mount WaddingtonRegional District13,17111,99611,46811,121
NanaimoRegional District133,879143,687149,742157,763
Northern RockiesRegional District6,0456,2165,9985,447
North OkanaganRegional District76,53180,20082,58184,015
Okanagan-SimilkameenRegional District80,21081,59180,49879,977
Peace RiverRegional District57,63761,13762,55764,585
Powell RiverRegional District20,21020,24519,97919,939
Skeena-Queen CharlotteRegional District21,92119,93619,02318,770
Squamish-LillooetRegional District35,11937,01641,06044,937
StikineRegion788635609510
StrathconaRegional District41,39143,43943,83644,611
Sunshine CoastRegional District27,04928,59128,82529,046
Thompson-NicolaRegional District123,513127,995130,774133,422
ManitobaProvince1,156,6361,189,3661,250,4991,318,128
Division No. 1Census Division17,20217,79817,20717,048
Division No. 10Census Division9,73910,28810,96512,216
Division No. 11Census Division642,863657,628692,906739,097
Division No. 12Census Division19,79920,73722,60523,762
Division No. 13Census Division43,83546,29448,82750,510
Division No. 14Census Division18,02718,70318,92019,669
Division No. 15Census Division22,38321,78821,62021,653
Division No. 16Census Division10,54610,19610,0559,751
Division No. 17Census Division23,32122,70422,19021,458
Division No. 18Census Division23,51024,31823,64623,264
Division No. 19Census Division16,32616,90217,94318,142
Division No. 2Census Division53,09960,05968,70476,521
Division No. 20Census Division11,23210,5419,9059,303
Division No. 21Census Division23,01821,87221,98521,503
Division No. 22Census Division36,94840,80942,67144,793
Division No. 23Census Division8,9918,5439,2479,407
Division No. 3Census Division43,72447,59853,44857,078
Division No. 4Census Division10,0559,4919,4789,616
Division No. 5Census Division13,98813,30813,27413,274
Division No. 6Census Division10,29610,03410,31810,413
Division No. 7Census Division58,79161,55166,46370,402
Division No. 8Census Division14,91414,30114,41814,977
Division No. 9Census Division24,02923,90323,70424,271
New BrunswickProvince749,379745,407756,816756,780
AlbertCounty27,58528,25329,14529,184
CarletonCounty27,90027,13226,97926,038
CharlotteCounty28,07327,37926,51325,724
GloucesterCounty84,00279,74577,27675,226
KentCounty32,27331,75430,78730,161
KingsCounty66,29467,71169,92769,524
MadawaskaCounty36,28634,43733,36132,401
NorthumberlandCounty52,56250,06448,15846,635
QueensCounty12,15111,62010,96810,233
RestigoucheCounty36,35833,92632,22230,941
Saint JohnCounty78,01876,19977,00876,356
SunburyCounty26,52326,28027,80527,670
VictoriaCounty21,48520,51419,74218,610
WestmorlandCounty130,070137,363147,987154,444
YorkCounty89,79993,03098,938103,633
Newfoundland and LabradorProvince519,483509,039526,874530,128
Division No. 1Census Division248,162253,094271,535280,410
Division No. 10Census Division25,27824,24025,05125,149
Division No. 11Census Division2,6172,4992,6952,706
Division No. 2Census Division24,25121,91221,45820,487
Division No. 3Census Division19,22117,31716,30215,316
Division No. 4Census Division22,42821,04320,99520,328
Division No. 5Census Division40,99041,06241,74241,539
Division No. 6Census Division36,90236,51738,29638,665
Division No. 7Census Division37,55635,22434,96334,212
Division No. 8Census Division42,13938,36337,08035,606
Division No. 9Census Division19,93917,76816,75715,710
Northwest TerritoriesTerritory41,69443,37443,63944,469
Region 1Region6,9297,0026,9016,683
Region 2Region2,5472,5622,4702,448
Region 3Region2,7622,8752,8972,903
Region 4Region3,3283,4643,3923,220
Region 5Region6,9497,2777,2976,841
Region 6Region19,17920,19420,68222,374
Nova ScotiaProvince935,155935,071944,835949,501
AnnapolisCounty22,19021,64821,06721,180
AntigonishCounty19,90419,39519,95019,498
Cape BretonCounty111,017107,023102,44198,664
ColchesterCounty50,89251,34451,91251,254
CumberlandCounty33,29132,53331,57130,291
DigbyCounty19,92319,05117,98217,499
GuysboroughCounty9,8388,9288,1047,316
HalifaxCounty374,407386,490406,757426,083
HantsCounty41,68942,35743,37742,666
InvernessCounty20,30418,89217,94117,193
KingsCounty60,57061,35061,63360,895
LunenburgCounty48,73748,04348,07147,382
PictouCounty47,98247,05646,38744,904
QueensCounty11,90911,35611,12710,572
RichmondCounty10,3129,7619,3838,984
ShelburneCounty16,58115,49714,54613,808
VictoriaCounty8,1227,6307,0666,765
YarmouthCounty27,48726,71725,52024,547
NunavutTerritory28,82231,39534,72937,082
Baffin (Qikiqtaaluk)Region15,55716,76818,30219,672
Keewatin (Kivalliq)Region8,0618,91110,01810,609
KitikmeotRegion5,2045,7166,4096,801
OntarioProvince12,093,29912,764,19513,410,08213,982,984
AlgomaDistrict122,624121,027118,551116,201
BrantCensus Division130,070136,466140,897146,152
BruceCounty67,00067,36967,83168,916
Chatham-KentCensus Division111,531111,162106,260105,269
CochraneDistrict88,38686,18182,83880,478
DufferinCounty53,93057,01358,76064,174
DurhamRegional Municipality538,113593,870636,140671,839
ElginCounty85,19989,14190,16291,173
EssexCounty397,657406,010401,169407,985
FrontenacCounty146,315149,436154,961159,558
Greater Sudbury / Grand SudburyCensus Division160,860164,388165,077165,258
GreyCounty93,20195,20594,92195,586
Haldimand-NorfolkCensus Division110,178112,084111,446112,359
HaliburtonCounty15,95616,73117,73618,073
HaltonRegional Municipality403,255468,143528,495569,591
HamiltonCensus Division514,877524,002540,955561,022
HastingsCounty133,446137,399138,310138,659
HuronCounty61,85561,03259,52259,251
Kawartha LakesCensus Division72,92176,17875,47176,519
KenoraDistrict66,98568,05369,89470,971
LambtonCounty132,308132,413130,933129,663
LanarkCounty65,48666,08867,35668,253
Leeds and GrenvilleUnited Counties100,922102,308101,858101,097
Lennox and AddingtonCounty41,13242,00643,62344,032
ManitoulinDistrict12,78313,06413,44313,577
MiddlesexCounty426,851442,471457,678475,881
MuskokaDistrict Municipality56,42459,85961,52362,500
NiagaraRegional Municipality430,444441,312444,366453,817
NipissingDistrict86,57087,16187,50887,611
NorthumberlandCounty81,09683,50584,61387,025
OttawaCensus Division818,212855,530924,224973,481
OxfordCounty103,650106,355109,739112,292
Parry SoundDistrict41,49342,54043,14642,699
PeelRegional Municipality1,073,6641,244,1181,364,7821,471,613
PerthCounty76,87677,02177,55478,702
PeterboroughCounty132,685137,363138,834141,357
Prescott and RussellUnited Counties80,37283,85488,60390,387
Prince EdwardCensus Division26,12625,94325,59025,179
Rainy RiverDistrict22,70921,94820,54819,692
RenfrewCounty99,182101,884104,143105,112
SimcoeCounty403,551441,904465,845494,547
Stormont, Dundas and GlengarryUnited Counties115,678115,427115,535115,595
SudburyDistrict23,86522,37821,36820,473
Thunder BayDistrict156,491152,281149,928147,929
TimiskamingDistrict35,11734,33033,73932,605
TorontoCensus Division2,604,6092,617,6002,741,2802,876,095
WaterlooRegional Municipality465,653502,876529,548548,936
WellingtonCounty197,633209,012217,241226,096
YorkRegional Municipality807,358960,7541,086,1381,157,704
Prince Edward IslandProvince136,876137,721145,258148,649
KingsCounty19,24218,57718,04017,224
PrinceCounty45,03545,17345,25144,064
QueensCounty72,59973,97181,96787,361
Québec [Quebec]Province7,441,4987,692,7368,084,7548,326,089
AbitibiRegional Municipality24,69324,43224,67224,857
Abitibi-OuestRegional Municipality21,91920,89721,07220,917
ActonRegional Municipality15,38515,42715,49315,560
Antoine-LabelleRegional Municipality34,50435,51235,38335,405
ArgenteuilRegional Municipality29,58130,68632,44932,766
ArthabaskaRegional Municipality65,59367,50570,24572,328
AvignonRegional Municipality15,45415,24415,22015,307
Beauce-SartiganRegional Municipality48,95050,28151,85152,794
Beauharnois-SalaberryRegional Municipality60,40761,38862,88464,814
BécancourRegional Municipality19,22819,22720,31920,664
BellechasseRegional Municipality34,00033,90035,90437,352
BonaventureRegional Municipality18,35218,01218,08217,714
Brome-MissisquoiRegional Municipality52,75953,61256,29458,608
CharlevoixRegional Municipality13,40313,17513,35413,326
Charlevoix-EstRegional Municipality16,78716,35116,32715,884
CoaticookRegional Municipality18,75818,78618,92919,041
D'AutrayRegional Municipality39,41741,28541,83642,542
Deux-MontagnesRegional Municipality85,06991,33799,139101,738
DrummondRegional Municipality90,28094,967100,420104,168
FranchevilleCensus Division142,090145,549151,511154,552
GatineauTerritory234,139249,196271,871281,392
JolietteRegional Municipality55,49259,73065,12367,329
KamouraskaRegional Municipality22,63022,00821,34121,049
La Côte-de-BeaupréRegional Municipality21,63523,83526,57228,151
La Côte-de-GaspéRegional Municipality18,53917,98118,05517,461
Lac-Saint-Jean-EstRegional Municipality52,37551,69053,04253,405
La Haute-Côte-NordRegional Municipality12,93612,19811,45811,099
La Haute-GaspésieRegional Municipality12,74612,29012,01111,551
La Haute-YamaskaRegional Municipality75,81781,57586,57089,541
La Jacques-CartierRegional Municipality27,57831,44038,40343,528
LajemmeraisRegional Municipality66,50171,03775,76678,475
La MatapédiaRegional Municipality19,98019,17218,49617,896
La MitisRegional Municipality19,57719,36518,94318,707
La Nouvelle-BeauceRegional Municipality31,24432,49835,84537,457
La Rivière-du-NordRegional Municipality93,627105,446119,494130,192
L'AssomptionRegional Municipality105,995113,903121,930125,537
La TuqueTerritory15,86215,44515,21514,911
LavalTerritory354,874378,873412,170429,413
La Vallée-de-la-GatineauRegional Municipality20,08520,83920,88820,607
La Vallée-de-l'OrRegional Municipality42,57542,53243,62043,899
La Vallée-du-RichelieuRegional Municipality99,243109,602119,390124,782
Le Domaine-du-RoyRegional Municipality33,02132,21831,96431,670
Le GranitRegional Municipality22,31422,41922,32822,022
Le Haut-RichelieuRegional Municipality103,745111,271115,757118,068
Le Haut-Saint-FrançoisRegional Municipality21,77821,81422,08522,371
Le Haut-Saint-LaurentRegional Municipality24,88424,82824,51324,599
L'ÉrableRegional Municipality24,26423,12923,50623,689
Le Rocher-PercéRegional Municipality19,26918,37017,82117,457
Le Saguenay-et-son-FjordCensus Division168,417164,525167,421167,054
Les AppalachesRegional Municipality43,84143,47343,13342,701
Les BasquesRegional Municipality9,9039,4209,0948,785
Les Collines-de-l'OutaouaisRegional Municipality37,35842,87847,87849,722
Les EtcheminsRegional Municipality17,99417,63817,18216,862
Les Îles-de-la-MadeleineTerritory13,02613,10312,75112,291
Les Jardins-de-NapiervilleRegional Municipality23,45225,15126,57128,315
Les LaurentidesRegional Municipality39,95843,61245,54346,777
Les MaskoutainsRegional Municipality80,49181,97385,58387,666
Les MoulinsRegional Municipality114,492135,169153,520160,798
Les Pays-d'en-HautRegional Municipality32,88937,80041,10043,062
Les SourcesRegional Municipality14,77314,51814,63614,499
Le Val-Saint-FrançoisRegional Municipality28,97729,45529,92130,691
LévisTerritory125,586133,716141,179144,918
L'Île-d'OrléansRegional Municipality6,9076,9206,6996,712
L'IsletRegional Municipality19,52118,97918,56118,253
LongueuilTerritory381,141391,318408,135423,525
LotbinièreRegional Municipality27,22928,00230,40332,083
ManicouaganRegional Municipality33,84032,92732,29731,036
Maria-ChapdelaineRegional Municipality26,97225,76425,29825,103
MaskinongéRegional Municipality35,53036,08836,49336,929
MataneRegional Municipality22,65022,25321,88321,151
MatawinieRegional Municipality45,30149,70350,79851,920
MékinacRegional Municipality12,99912,77512,89012,661
MemphrémagogRegional Municipality43,55146,17748,84250,847
Minganie - Le Golfe-du-Saint-LaurentCensus Division12,42711,82911,75011,479
MirabelTerritory29,28736,77843,97151,408
MontcalmRegional Municipality39,71444,44049,79854,026
MontmagnyRegional Municipality23,73023,12422,91022,855
MontréalTerritory1,866,9061,869,8961,940,6852,014,221
Nicolet-YamaskaRegional Municipality23,62523,08522,95522,949
Nord-du-QuébecCensus Division39,50640,90243,52445,107
PapineauRegional Municipality20,91922,20722,72623,356
Pierre-De SaurelRegional Municipality50,58550,43651,04651,216
PontiacRegional Municipality14,70714,68714,39014,062
PortneufRegional Municipality46,01247,14650,62352,995
QuébecTerritory522,935536,524566,651577,261
Rimouski-NeigetteRegional Municipality53,09653,95756,17157,512
Rivière-du-LoupRegional Municipality32,51133,76334,48435,008
Robert-ClicheRegional Municipality19,07219,10119,44119,581
RoussillonRegional Municipality151,202163,202176,180183,416
RouvilleRegional Municipality30,56032,67236,34536,981
Rouyn-NorandaTerritory40,04940,38241,63242,298
Sept-Rivières - CaniapiscauCensus Division38,90239,04940,09238,927
ShawiniganTerritory52,49451,63049,88549,145
SherbrookeTerritory143,171149,643159,286164,538
TémiscamingueRegional Municipality17,64716,83316,32816,011
TémiscouataRegional Municipality22,50921,61420,64319,875
Thérèse-De BlainvilleRegional Municipality136,483147,767156,725160,351
Vaudreuil-SoulangesRegional Municipality107,297126,455143,141150,555
SaskatchewanProvince996,8161,002,0481,087,3361,150,632
Division No. 1Census Division30,53930,43532,71033,244
Division No. 10Census Division19,42617,90417,45516,632
Division No. 11Census Division244,424254,765291,850324,871
Division No. 12Census Division23,81123,12323,84424,624
Division No. 13Census Division24,12323,17223,75823,595
Division No. 14Census Division39,58037,10937,82237,200
Division No. 15Census Division82,03881,63086,76389,907
Division No. 16Census Division38,52337,94139,04539,755
Division No. 17Census Division40,96843,12647,40250,472
Division No. 18Census Division33,22835,36138,64840,333
Division No. 2Census Division21,78920,98923,24923,921
Division No. 3Census Division14,80513,24712,78812,315
Division No. 4Census Division11,74411,35311,20011,127
Division No. 5Census Division32,67631,24532,42832,180
Division No. 6Census Division223,607228,865253,015274,930
Division No. 7Census Division47,54946,56048,18848,821
Division No. 8Census Division30,77729,79030,67130,547
Division No. 9Census Division37,20935,43336,50036,158
YukonTerritory30,33732,55736,16637,492
YukonTerritory30,33732,55736,16637,492
CanadaCountry31,358,41832,887,92834,752,12836,286,425

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: In contrast to the census figures, the tabulated population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration. The 2016 figures are based on the 2011 census; population estimates based on the 2016 census will be available in 2019 for subprovincial areas.