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British Columbia

Province in Canada

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NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2002-07-01
Population
Estimate
2007-07-01
Population
Estimate
2012-07-01
Population
Estimate
2017-07-01
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
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.


Further Population Figures:

Gender (C 2016)
Males2,278,240
Females2,369,815
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-17 years842,500
18-64 years2,956,570
65+ years848,985
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years457,530
10-19 years492,845
20-29 years590,555
30-39 years607,335
40-49 years617,405
50-59 years709,305
60-69 years611,620
70-79 years347,010
80+ years214,445
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Canada3,133,790
America138,440
Europe342,920
Africa46,830
Asia861,535
Oceania36,720
Mother Tongue (C 2016)
English3,208,795
French58,510
Aboriginal language8,660
Other language1,268,075
Multiple languages104,025