Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Corner Brook, (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
2 of 5
National population rank
83 of 152
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Corner Brook census agglomeration (CA) was 31,917, which represents a change of 1.6% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 1.0% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Corner Brook is 1,140.20 square kilometres and the population density was 28.0 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 13,618 private dwellings occupied in Corner Brook, which represent a change of 6.5% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Corner Brook

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Corner Brook

Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Corner Brook

Figure 1.3 description Long description for Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Corner Brook

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 Corner Brook CA

Table 1 Corner Brook CA – Census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name Type Population
2016 2011 % change
Corner Brook Census subdivision - Corner Brook, City CY 19,806 19,886 -0.4
Pasadena Census subdivision - Pasadena, Town T 3,620 3,352 8.0
Massey Drive Census subdivision - Massey Drive, Town T 1,632 1,412 15.6
Humber Arm South Census subdivision - Humber Arm South, Town T 1,599 1,681 -4.9
Irishtown-Summerside Census subdivision - Irishtown-Summerside, Town T 1,418 1,428 -0.7
Division No. 5, Subd. F Census subdivision - Division No. 5, Subd. F, Subdivision of unorganized SNO 823 632 30.2
Mount Moriah Census subdivision - Mount Moriah, Town T 746 785 -5.0
Meadows Census subdivision - Meadows, Town T 626 649 -3.5
McIvers Census subdivision - McIvers, Town T 538 546 -1.5
Steady Brook Census subdivision - Steady Brook, Town T 444 408 8.8
Gillams Census subdivision - Gillams, Town T 410 407 0.7
Hughes Brook Census subdivision - Hughes Brook, Town T 255 231 10.4

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

Symbols:

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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
revised
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use with caution

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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