Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Grand Falls-Windsor, (CA) - Newfoundland and Labrador

Data quality

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Figure 1.1 description Long description for Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Provincial population rank
3 of 5
National population rank
133 of 152
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Grand Falls-Windsor census agglomeration (CA) was 14,171, which represents a change of 3.2% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 1.0% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Grand Falls-Windsor is 54.67 square kilometres and the population density was 259.2 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 6,091 private dwellings occupied in Grand Falls-Windsor, which represent a change of 6.4% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Grand Falls-Windsor

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Grand Falls-Windsor

Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Grand Falls-Windsor

Figure 1.3 description Long description for Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Grand Falls-Windsor

Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Figure 1.4 description Long description for Figure 1.4 Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Population change, 2011 to 2016 for census subdivisions in the Grand Falls-Windsor CA

Table 1 Grand Falls-Windsor CA – Census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name Type Population
2016 2011 % change
Grand Falls-Windsor Census subdivision - Grand Falls-Windsor, Town T 14,171 13,725 3.2

Population change and rank, 2011 to 2016 for CMAs or CAs in Newfoundland and Labrador

Table 2 Newfoundland and Labrador – Metropolitan areas, population rank and population change, 2011 to 2016
CMA or CA name Type Population Rank
2016 2011 % change Nat. Prov.
St. John's St. John's - Census metropolitan area CMA 205,955 196,954revised r 4.6 20 1
Corner Brook Corner Brook - Census agglomeration CA 31,917 31,417revised r 1.6 83 2
Grand Falls-Windsor Grand Falls-Windsor - Census agglomeration CA 14,171 13,725 3.2 133 3
Gander Gander - Census agglomeration CA 13,234 12,683revised r 4.3 142 4
Bay Roberts Bay Roberts - Census agglomeration CA 11,083 10,871 2.0 150 5

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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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