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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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2017-07-01
AlbertaProvince3,128,2623,514,0313,888,6324,286,134
Division No. 1Census Division70,36378,95382,29884,532
Division No. 2Census Division139,159152,071164,377176,735
Division No. 3Census Division38,26939,39639,97340,624
Division No. 4Census Division11,39910,92710,0929,587
Division No. 5Census Division49,56253,98655,47457,454
Division No. 6Census Division1,081,4501,242,2011,408,7921,597,701
Division No. 7Census Division40,94841,49041,59040,796
Division No. 8Census Division161,235186,631201,492216,815
Division No. 9Census Division20,24321,57921,52821,869
Division No. 10Census Division86,04391,98196,95098,776
Division No. 11Census Division1,025,0921,147,4401,285,1581,451,849
Division No. 12Census Division63,24867,26370,84572,928
Division No. 13Census Division66,25370,28770,83769,397
Division No. 14Census Division27,60629,17729,89029,445
Division No. 15Census Division35,06636,48938,56440,826
Division No. 16Census Division47,14159,37374,09372,155
Division No. 17Census Division59,87362,80363,98866,351
Division No. 18Census Division14,58314,98815,20314,533
Division No. 19Census Division90,729106,996117,488123,761
British ColumbiaProvince4,100,1614,290,9884,542,5084,817,160
Alberni-ClayoquotRegional District31,23831,44231,25831,573
Bulkley-NechakoRegional District41,44639,54239,72243,755
CapitalRegional District342,865356,471370,644394,210
CaribooRegional District66,70164,28162,68661,763
Central CoastRegional District3,7823,2543,2523,215
Central KootenayRegional District58,46157,78658,82059,349
Central OkanaganRegional District155,977171,016185,634202,209
Columbia-ShuswapRegional District50,16551,77450,76653,532
Comox ValleyRegional District58,45561,93264,66066,972
Cowichan ValleyRegional District75,24979,36181,36285,234
East KootenayRegional District58,17557,41957,94859,241
Fraser-Fort GeorgeRegional District97,34895,77593,81894,640
Fraser ValleyRegional District250,342269,310287,428311,640
Greater VancouverRegional District2,098,1262,218,1912,408,0752,571,433
Kitimat-StikineRegional District41,94339,17437,98837,670
Kootenay BoundaryRegional District32,42431,57631,49730,883
Mount WaddingtonRegional District13,17111,99611,46811,326
NanaimoRegional District133,879143,687149,742159,465
Northern RockiesRegional District6,0456,2165,9985,282
North OkanaganRegional District76,53180,20082,58184,865
Okanagan-SimilkameenRegional District80,21081,59180,49888,644
Peace RiverRegional District57,63761,13762,55764,170
Powell RiverRegional District20,21020,24519,97919,520
Skeena-Queen CharlotteRegional District21,92119,93619,02318,557
Squamish-LillooetRegional District35,11937,01641,06046,753
StikineRegion788635609475
StrathconaRegional District41,39143,43943,83645,644
Sunshine CoastRegional District27,04928,59128,82529,758
Thompson-NicolaRegional District123,513127,995130,774135,382
ManitobaProvince1,156,6361,189,3661,250,4991,338,109
Division No. 1Census Division17,20217,79817,20717,187
Division No. 2Census Division53,09960,05968,70477,474
Division No. 3Census Division43,72447,59853,44858,051
Division No. 4Census Division10,0559,4919,4789,657
Division No. 5Census Division13,98813,30813,27413,539
Division No. 6Census Division10,29610,03410,31810,420
Division No. 7Census Division58,79161,55166,46371,668
Division No. 8Census Division14,91414,30114,41814,883
Division No. 9Census Division24,02923,90323,70424,611
Division No. 10Census Division9,73910,28810,96512,373
Division No. 11Census Division642,863657,628692,906753,137
Division No. 12Census Division19,79920,73722,60523,928
Division No. 13Census Division43,83546,29448,82750,884
Division No. 14Census Division18,02718,70318,92019,582
Division No. 15Census Division22,38321,78821,62021,580
Division No. 16Census Division10,54610,19610,0559,651
Division No. 17Census Division23,32122,70422,19021,382
Division No. 18Census Division23,51024,31823,64623,760
Division No. 19Census Division16,32616,90217,94318,111
Division No. 20Census Division11,23210,5419,9059,267
Division No. 21Census Division23,01821,87221,98521,819
Division No. 22Census Division36,94840,80942,67145,639
Division No. 23Census Division8,9918,5439,2479,506
New BrunswickProvince749,379745,407756,816759,655
AlbertCounty27,58528,25329,14529,442
CarletonCounty27,90027,13226,97926,161
CharlotteCounty28,07327,37926,51325,627
GloucesterCounty84,00279,74577,27674,493
KentCounty32,27331,75430,78730,093
KingsCounty66,29467,71169,92769,355
MadawaskaCounty36,28634,43733,36132,199
NorthumberlandCounty52,56250,06448,15846,349
QueensCounty12,15111,62010,96810,095
RestigoucheCounty36,35833,92632,22230,785
Saint JohnCounty78,01876,19977,00877,335
SunburyCounty26,52326,28027,80527,721
VictoriaCounty21,48520,51419,74218,641
WestmorlandCounty130,070137,363147,987156,835
YorkCounty89,79993,03098,938104,524
Newfoundland and LabradorProvince519,483509,039526,874528,817
Division No. 1Census Division248,162253,094271,535281,333
Division No. 2Census Division24,25121,91221,45820,341
Division No. 3Census Division19,22117,31716,30215,045
Division No. 4Census Division22,42821,04320,99520,194
Division No. 5Census Division40,99041,06241,74241,534
Division No. 6Census Division36,90236,51738,29638,519
Division No. 7Census Division37,55635,22434,96333,881
Division No. 8Census Division42,13938,36337,08034,983
Division No. 9Census Division19,93917,76816,75715,503
Division No. 10Census Division25,27824,24025,05124,812
Division No. 11Census Division2,6172,4992,6952,672
Northwest TerritoriesTerritory41,69443,37443,63944,520
Region 1Region6,9297,0026,9016,676
Region 2Region2,5472,5622,4702,413
Region 3Region2,7622,8752,8972,874
Region 4Region3,3283,4643,3923,351
Region 5Region6,9497,2777,2976,814
Region 6Region19,17920,19420,68222,392
Nova ScotiaProvince935,155935,071944,835953,869
AnnapolisCounty22,19021,64821,06721,181
AntigonishCounty19,90419,39519,95019,544
Cape BretonCounty111,017107,023102,44197,823
ColchesterCounty50,89251,34451,91251,465
CumberlandCounty33,29132,53331,57130,118
DigbyCounty19,92319,05117,98217,499
GuysboroughCounty9,8388,9288,1047,337
HalifaxCounty374,407386,490406,757431,721
HantsCounty41,68942,35743,37742,566
InvernessCounty20,30418,89217,94117,012
KingsCounty60,57061,35061,63361,061
LunenburgCounty48,73748,04348,07147,151
PictouCounty47,98247,05646,38744,825
QueensCounty11,90911,35611,12710,469
RichmondCounty10,3129,7619,3838,827
ShelburneCounty16,58115,49714,54614,046
VictoriaCounty8,1227,6307,0666,672
YarmouthCounty27,48726,71725,52024,552
NunavutTerritory28,82231,39534,72937,996
Baffin (Qikiqtaaluk)Region15,55716,76818,30220,150
Keewatin (Kivalliq)Region8,0618,91110,01810,853
KitikmeotRegion5,2045,7166,4096,993
OntarioProvince12,093,29912,764,19513,410,08214,193,384
AlgomaDistrict122,624121,027118,551115,971
BrantCensus Division130,070136,466140,897148,195
BruceCounty67,00067,36967,83169,445
Chatham-KentCensus Division111,531111,162106,260105,943
CochraneDistrict88,38686,18182,83879,930
DufferinCounty53,93057,01358,76065,614
DurhamRegional Municipality538,113593,870636,140682,378
ElginCounty85,19989,14190,16292,428
EssexCounty397,657406,010401,169412,259
FrontenacCounty146,315149,436154,961161,893
Greater Sudbury / Grand SudburyCensus Division160,860164,388165,077165,030
GreyCounty93,20195,20594,92197,231
Haldimand-NorfolkCensus Division110,178112,084111,446113,670
HaliburtonCounty15,95616,73117,73618,543
HaltonRegional Municipality403,255468,143528,495581,387
HamiltonCensus Division514,877524,002540,955567,993
HastingsCounty133,446137,399138,310140,504
HuronCounty61,85561,03259,52259,344
Kawartha LakesCensus Division72,92176,17875,47177,661
KenoraDistrict66,98568,05369,89471,272
LambtonCounty132,308132,413130,933130,447
LanarkCounty65,48666,08867,35669,281
Leeds and GrenvilleUnited Counties100,922102,308101,858101,823
Lennox and AddingtonCounty41,13242,00643,62343,986
ManitoulinDistrict12,78313,06413,44313,438
MiddlesexCounty426,851442,471457,678484,474
MuskokaDistrict Municipality56,42459,85961,52364,027
NiagaraRegional Municipality430,444441,312444,366458,986
NipissingDistrict86,57087,16187,50887,651
NorthumberlandCounty81,09683,50584,61387,900
OttawaCensus Division818,212855,530924,224994,837
OxfordCounty103,650106,355109,739114,270
Parry SoundDistrict41,49342,54043,14643,279
PeelRegional Municipality1,073,6641,244,1181,364,7821,500,633
PerthCounty76,87677,02177,55479,037
PeterboroughCounty132,685137,363138,834143,801
Prescott and RussellUnited Counties80,37283,85488,60390,419
Prince EdwardCensus Division26,12625,94325,59025,491
Rainy RiverDistrict22,70921,94820,54819,973
RenfrewCounty99,182101,884104,143105,382
SimcoeCounty403,551441,904465,845506,824
Stormont, Dundas and GlengarryUnited Counties115,678115,427115,535115,245
SudburyDistrict23,86522,37821,36819,842
Thunder BayDistrict156,491152,281149,928148,100
TimiskamingDistrict35,11734,33033,73932,501
TorontoCensus Division2,604,6092,617,6002,741,2802,929,886
WaterlooRegional Municipality465,653502,876529,548559,714
WellingtonCounty197,633209,012217,241231,260
YorkRegional Municipality807,358960,7541,086,1381,164,186
Prince Edward IslandProvince136,876137,721145,258152,021
KingsCounty19,24218,57718,04017,342
PrinceCounty45,03545,17345,25144,637
QueensCounty72,59973,97181,96790,042
Québec [Quebec]Province7,441,4987,692,7368,084,7548,394,034
AbitibiRegional Municipality24,69324,43224,67225,026
Abitibi-OuestRegional Municipality21,91920,89721,07220,816
ActonRegional Municipality15,38515,42715,49315,522
Antoine-LabelleRegional Municipality34,50435,51235,38335,426
ArgenteuilRegional Municipality29,58130,68632,44932,913
ArthabaskaRegional Municipality65,59367,50570,24572,757
AvignonRegional Municipality15,45415,24415,22015,205
Beauce-SartiganRegional Municipality48,95050,28151,85153,097
Beauharnois-SalaberryRegional Municipality60,40761,38862,88465,368
BécancourRegional Municipality19,22819,22720,31920,613
BellechasseRegional Municipality34,00033,90035,90437,549
BonaventureRegional Municipality18,35218,01218,08217,613
Brome-MissisquoiRegional Municipality52,75953,61256,29459,657
CharlevoixRegional Municipality13,40313,17513,35413,317
Charlevoix-EstRegional Municipality16,78716,35116,32715,727
CoaticookRegional Municipality18,75818,78618,92918,993
D'AutrayRegional Municipality39,41741,28541,83642,801
Deux-MontagnesRegional Municipality85,06991,33799,139102,592
DrummondRegional Municipality90,28094,967100,420105,358
FranchevilleCensus Division142,090145,549151,511155,700
GatineauTerritory234,139249,196271,871284,557
JolietteRegional Municipality55,49259,73065,12368,178
KamouraskaRegional Municipality22,63022,00821,34120,986
La Côte-de-BeaupréRegional Municipality21,63523,83526,57228,391
La Côte-de-GaspéRegional Municipality18,53917,98118,05517,458
Lac-Saint-Jean-EstRegional Municipality52,37551,69053,04253,371
La Haute-Côte-NordRegional Municipality12,93612,19811,45810,934
La Haute-GaspésieRegional Municipality12,74612,29012,01111,465
La Haute-YamaskaRegional Municipality75,81781,57586,57090,442
La Jacques-CartierRegional Municipality27,57831,44038,40344,204
LajemmeraisRegional Municipality66,50171,03775,76678,866
La MatapédiaRegional Municipality19,98019,17218,49617,696
La MitisRegional Municipality19,57719,36518,94318,625
La Nouvelle-BeauceRegional Municipality31,24432,49835,84537,861
La Rivière-du-NordRegional Municipality93,627105,446119,494132,781
L'AssomptionRegional Municipality105,995113,903121,930125,983
La TuqueTerritory15,86215,44515,21514,905
LavalTerritory354,874378,873412,170437,413
La Vallée-de-la-GatineauRegional Municipality20,08520,83920,88820,503
La Vallée-de-l'OrRegional Municipality42,57542,53243,62043,798
La Vallée-du-RichelieuRegional Municipality99,243109,602119,390126,587
Le Domaine-du-RoyRegional Municipality33,02132,21831,96431,508
Le GranitRegional Municipality22,31422,41922,32821,988
Le Haut-RichelieuRegional Municipality103,745111,271115,757118,944
Le Haut-Saint-FrançoisRegional Municipality21,77821,81422,08522,479
Le Haut-Saint-LaurentRegional Municipality24,88424,82824,51324,858
L'ÉrableRegional Municipality24,26423,12923,50623,650
Le Rocher-PercéRegional Municipality19,26918,37017,82117,378
Le Saguenay-et-son-FjordCensus Division168,417164,525167,421166,715
Les AppalachesRegional Municipality43,84143,47343,13342,726
Les BasquesRegional Municipality9,9039,4209,0948,770
Les Collines-de-l'OutaouaisRegional Municipality37,35842,87847,87850,471
Les EtcheminsRegional Municipality17,99417,63817,18216,792
Les Îles-de-la-MadeleineTerritory13,02613,10312,75112,323
Les Jardins-de-NapiervilleRegional Municipality23,45225,15126,57128,596
Les LaurentidesRegional Municipality39,95843,61245,54347,179
Les MaskoutainsRegional Municipality80,49181,97385,58387,969
Les MoulinsRegional Municipality114,492135,169153,520163,039
Les Pays-d'en-HautRegional Municipality32,88937,80041,10043,743
Les SourcesRegional Municipality14,77314,51814,63614,474
Le Val-Saint-FrançoisRegional Municipality28,97729,45529,92130,796
LévisTerritory125,586133,716141,179145,584
L'Île-d'OrléansRegional Municipality6,9076,9206,6996,733
L'IsletRegional Municipality19,52118,97918,56118,193
LongueuilTerritory381,141391,318408,135426,626
LotbinièreRegional Municipality27,22928,00230,40332,612
ManicouaganRegional Municipality33,84032,92732,29730,798
Maria-ChapdelaineRegional Municipality26,97225,76425,29824,915
MaskinongéRegional Municipality35,53036,08836,49337,087
MataneRegional Municipality22,65022,25321,88320,940
MatawinieRegional Municipality45,30149,70350,79852,203
MékinacRegional Municipality12,99912,77512,89012,630
MemphrémagogRegional Municipality43,55146,17748,84251,371
Minganie - Le Golfe-du-Saint-LaurentCensus Division12,42711,82911,75011,304
MirabelTerritory29,28736,77843,97153,345
MontcalmRegional Municipality39,71444,44049,79854,950
MontmagnyRegional Municipality23,73023,12422,91022,787
MontréalTerritory1,866,9061,869,8961,940,6852,033,189
Nicolet-YamaskaRegional Municipality23,62523,08522,95523,232
Nord-du-QuébecCensus Division39,50640,90243,52445,367
PapineauRegional Municipality20,91922,20722,72623,411
Pierre-De SaurelRegional Municipality50,58550,43651,04651,225
PontiacRegional Municipality14,70714,68714,39013,843
PortneufRegional Municipality46,01247,14650,62353,490
QuébecTerritory522,935536,524566,651580,590
Rimouski-NeigetteRegional Municipality53,09653,95756,17157,604
Rivière-du-LoupRegional Municipality32,51133,76334,48435,129
Robert-ClicheRegional Municipality19,07219,10119,44119,590
RoussillonRegional Municipality151,202163,202176,180185,719
RouvilleRegional Municipality30,56032,67236,34537,294
Rouyn-NorandaTerritory40,04940,38241,63242,427
Sept-Rivières - CaniapiscauCensus Division38,90239,04940,09238,510
ShawiniganTerritory52,49451,63049,88548,967
SherbrookeTerritory143,171149,643159,286166,988
TémiscamingueRegional Municipality17,64716,83316,32815,842
TémiscouataRegional Municipality22,50921,61420,64319,784
Thérèse-De BlainvilleRegional Municipality136,483147,767156,725161,442
Vaudreuil-SoulangesRegional Municipality107,297126,455143,141152,861
SaskatchewanProvince996,8161,002,0481,087,3361,163,925
Division No. 1Census Division30,53930,43532,71032,968
Division No. 2Census Division21,78920,98923,24923,995
Division No. 3Census Division14,80513,24712,78812,444
Division No. 4Census Division11,74411,35311,20011,342
Division No. 5Census Division32,67631,24532,42831,918
Division No. 6Census Division223,607228,865253,015281,468
Division No. 7Census Division47,54946,56048,18848,779
Division No. 8Census Division30,77729,79030,67130,579
Division No. 9Census Division37,20935,43336,50036,375
Division No. 10Census Division19,42617,90417,45516,483
Division No. 11Census Division244,424254,765291,850333,521
Division No. 12Census Division23,81123,12323,84424,645
Division No. 13Census Division24,12323,17223,75823,243
Division No. 14Census Division39,58037,10937,82237,106
Division No. 15Census Division82,03881,63086,76389,872
Division No. 16Census Division38,52337,94139,04539,392
Division No. 17Census Division40,96843,12647,40249,597
Division No. 18Census Division33,22835,36138,64840,198
YukonTerritory30,33732,55736,16638,459
YukonTerritory30,33732,55736,16638,459
CanadaCountry31,358,41832,887,92834,752,12836,708,083

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: In contrast to census figures, the tabulated population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration. The 2017 figures are based on the 2011 census; population estimates based on the 2016 census will be available in 2019 for subprovincial areas.