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Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data

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Geographic name Type1 Population Private dwellings, 2006 Land area in square kilometres, 2006 Population density per square kilometre, 2006 CSD population rank, 2006
2006 2001 % change Total Occupied by usual residents National Prov. / Terr.
Note:
  1. Census subdivisions (CSDs) are classified into 55 types according to official designations adopted by provincial or federal authorities. Two exceptions are Subdivision of Unorganized in Newfoundland and Labrador and Subdivision of County Municipality in Nova Scotia, which are geographic areas created as equivalents for municipalities by Statistics Canada in cooperation with these provinces for the purpose of disseminating statistical data.
Geographic name: alpha sort Z to A Geographic name: alpha sort A to Z Type: alpha sort Z to A Type: alpha sort A to Z Population, 2006 - total: sort highest to lowest Population, 2006 - total: sort lowest to highest Population, 2001 - total: sort highest to lowest Population, 2001 - total: sort lowest to highest Population, % change: sort highest to lowest Population, % change: sort lowest to highest Private dwellings, 2006 - total: sort highest to lowest Private dwellings, 2006 - total: sort lowest to highest Private dwellings, 2006 - occupied by usual residents: sort highest to lowest Private dwellings, 2006 - occupied by usual residents: sort lowest to highest Land area in square kilometres, 2006: sort highest to lowest Land area in square kilometres, 2006: sort lowest to highest Population density per square kilometre, 2006: sort highest to lowest Population density per square kilometre, 2006: sort lowest to highest Population rank, 2006 - national: sort highest to lowest Population rank, 2006 - national: sort lowest to highest Population rank, 2006 - provinces and territories: sort highest to lowest Population rank, 2006 - provinces and territories: sort lowest to highest
Canada    31,612,897 30,007,094 5.4 13,576,855 12,435,520 9,017,698.92 3.5    
Northwest Territories   41,464 37,360 11.0 E 16,774 14,224 1,140,834.90 0.0    
Aklavik HAM 594 632 -6.0 254 218 8.16 72.8 2,791 11
Behchokò CG 1,894 1,552 E  ··· 518 449 75.08 25.2 1,367 5
Colville Lake SET 126 102 23.5 43 35 128.30 1.0 4,305 27
Déline CC 525 536 -2.1 222 173 79.33 6.6 2,944 14
Detah SET 247 182 E  ··· 86 77 1.34 184.9 3,858 24
Enterprise SET 97 61 E  ··· 41 37 286.90 0.3 4,432 31
Fort Good Hope CC 557 549 1.5 209 176 52.82 10.5 2,867 13
Fort Liard HAM 583 530 10.0 211 175 67.96 8.6 2,810 12
Fort McPherson HAM 776 761 E  ··· 293 265 53.06 14.6 2,414 8
Fort Providence HAM 727 753 -3.5 312 233 256.33 2.8 2,512 10
Fort Resolution SET 484 525 E  ··· 265 175 455.06 1.1 3,060 16
Fort Simpson VL 1,216 1,163 4.6 531 434 78.32 15.5 1,809 6
Fort Smith T 2,364 2,185 8.2 1,023 868 92.79 25.5 1,183 4
Fort Smith, Unorganized NO 339 15 E  ··· 486 129 616,398.53 0.0 3,544 19
Gamètì CG 283 274 3.3 99 71 9.18 30.8 3,733 23
Hay River T 3,648 3,510 3.9 1,494 1,318 132.58 27.5 875 2
Hay River Dene 1 IRI 309 269 14.9 105 87 134.21 2.3 3,639 21
Holman HAM 398 398 0.0 152 134 124.43 3.2 3,327 18
Inuvik T 3,484 2,894 E  ··· 1,542 1,246 49.76 70.0 899 3
Inuvik, Unorganized NO 5 0  ··· 40 2 521,156.56 0.0 4,938 36
Jean Marie River SET 81 50 62.0 28 23 37.26 2.2 4,507 33
Kakisa SET 52 40 30.0 18 14 94.82 0.5 4,641 34
Lutselk'e SET 318 248 E  ··· 144 111 43.01 7.4 3,618 20
Nahanni Butte SET 115 107 7.5 46 35 78.96 1.5 4,357 30
Norman Wells T 761 666 E  ··· 370 302 93.28 8.2 2,443 9
Paulatuk HAM 294 286 2.8 87 75 66.76 4.4 3,696 22
Reliance SET 10 0  ··· 6 2 21.04 0.5 4,889 35
Sachs Harbour HAM 122 114 E  ··· 54 45 290.94 0.4 4,325 28
Salt Plains 195 IRI 0 0  ··· 34 0 46.04 0.0 5,008 37
Trout Lake SET 86 70 22.9 38 30 119.42 0.7 4,481 32
Tsiigehtchic CC 175 195 -10.3 77 60 48.98 3.6 4,109 25
Tuktoyaktuk HAM 870 930 -6.5 348 274 11.07 78.6 2,243 7
Tulita HAM 505 473 6.8 170 144 51.74 9.8 3,000 15
Wekweètì CG 137 131 4.6 52 35 14.66 9.3 4,263 26
Whatì CG 460 453 1.5 154 113 15.18 30.3 3,129 17
Wrigley SET 122 165 E  ··· 63 43 55.83 2.2 4,325 28
Yellowknife CY 18,700 16,541 13.1 7,159 6,616 105.22 177.7 203 1

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0 true zero or a value rounded to zero
A adjusted figure due to boundary change (For further information, see the 'Content considerations'.)
excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements (For further information, see the 'Notes'.)
incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement (For further information, see the 'Notes'.)
E use with caution (In 2001, the population and/or dwelling counts for various areas were found to be incorrect. Since it is not possible to make changes to the 2001 Census data presented in these tables, the 2001 data should be used with caution. For further information, please refer to the 'Population and dwelling count amendments'.)
Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.
How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data (table). Population and Dwelling Count Highlight Tables. 2006 Census.
Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 97-550-XWE2006002. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
http://www12.statcan.ca/english/census06/data/popdwell/Table.cfm?T=302&SR=1&S=1&O=A&RPP=9999&PR=61&CMA=0 (accessed December 10, 2019)

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