Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Figure 1.1 Population change (in percentage), provinces and territories, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Figure

This horizontal bar graph shows population change for provinces and territories, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016.

The Y axis shows: Nunavut, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Yukon, Manitoba, British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick. 

The X axis shows population change (in percentage).

Table 1.1 Population change (in percentage), provinces and territories, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016
Table summary

This table shows the population change for the provinces and territories between the 2006 and 2011 censuses and the 2011 and 2016 censuses. The column headings are: province/territory and percentage change in 2011 to 2016 and 2006 to 2011. The rows are: Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut along with their corresponding values.

Province/territory Percentage change (%)
2011 to 2016 2006 to 2011
Nunavut 12.7 8.3
Alberta 11.6 10.8
Saskatchewan 6.3 6.7
Yukon 5.8 11.6
Manitoba 5.8 5.2
British Columbia 5.6 7.0
Ontario 4.6 5.7
Quebec 3.3 4.7
Prince Edward Island 1.9 3.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.0 1.8
Northwest Territories 0.8 0.0
Nova Scotia 0.2 0.9
New Brunswick -0.5 2.9

Figure 1.2 Population in the last 165 years, New Brunswick

Figure

This line graph shows population in the last 165 years, New Brunswick.

The Y axis shows population counts.

The X axis shows, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911, 1921, 1931, 1941, 1951, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 and 2016.

Table 1.2 Population in the last 165 years, New Brunswick
Table summary

This table shows the population over the last 165 years. The column headings are: years and population counts. The rows are: the census years 1851 to 2016 along with their corresponding values.

Years Population counts
1851 193,800
1861 252,047
1871 285,602
1881 321,233
1891 321,263
1901 331,120
1911 351,889
1921 387,876
1931 408,219
1941 457,401
1951 515,727
1956 554,616
1961 597,936
1966 616,788
1971 634,557
1976 677,250
1981 696,403
1986 709,442
1991 723,900
1996 738,133
2001 729,498
2006 729,997
2011 751,171
2016 747,101

Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 165 years, New Brunswick

Figure

This vertical bar graph shows population change in the last 165 years, New Brunswick.

The Y axis shows population change (in percentage).

The X axis shows, 1851 to 1861, 1861 to 1871, 1871 to 1881, 1881 to 1891, 1891 to 1901, 1901 to 1911, 1911 to 1921, 1921 to 1931, 1931 to 1941, 1941 to 1951, 1951 to 1956, 1956 to 1961, 1961 to 1966, 1966 to 1971, 1971 to 1976, 1976 to 1981, 1981 to 1986, 1986 to 1991, 1991 to 1996, 1996 to 2001, 2001 to 2006, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016.

Table 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 165 years, New Brunswick
Table summary

This table shows the population change over the last 165 years. The column headings are: years and percentage change. The rows are: intercensal periods from 1851 to 2016 along with their corresponding values.

Years Percentage change (%)
1851 to 1861 30.1
1861 to 1871 13.3
1871 to 1881 12.5
1881 to 1891 0.0
1891 to 1901 3.1
1901 to 1911 6.3
1911 to 1921 10.2
1921 to 1931 5.2
1931 to 1941 12.0
1941 to 1951 12.8
1951 to 1956 7.5
1956 to 1961 7.8
1961 to 1966 3.2
1966 to 1971 2.9
1971 to 1976 6.7
1976 to 1981 2.8
1981 to 1986 1.9
1986 to 1991 2.0
1991 to 1996 2.0
1996 to 2001 -1.2
2001 to 2006 0.1
2006 to 2011 2.9
2011 to 2016 -0.5

Figure 1.4 New Brunswick – Census metropolitan areas (CMAs), census agglomerations (CAs) and regions outside CMAs and CAs

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This pie chart displays the counts for the number of persons that lived inside and outside a census metropolitan area (CMA) or census agglomeration (CA) in 2016

Table 1.4 New Brunswick – Census metropolitan areas (CMAs), census agglomerations (CAs) and regions outside CMAs and CAs
Table summary

This table shows the population that lived inside and outside a census metropolitan area (CMA) or census agglomeration (CA) in 2016. The column headings are: year, Inside a CMA/CA and Outside a CMA/CA. The row contains: 2016 Census year along with its corresponding values.

Year Inside a CMA/CA Outside a CMA/CA
2016 468,043 279,058
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