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Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census divisions, 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data

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Geographic name Population Private dwellings, 2006 Land area in square kilometres, 2006 Population density per square kilometre, 2006 CD population rank, 2006
2006 2001 % change Total Occupied by usual residents National Prov. / Terr.
Geographic name: alpha sort Z to A Geographic name: 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    
Ontario  12,160,282 11,410,046 6.6 4,972,869 4,554,251 907,573.82 13.4    
Toronto 2,503,281 2,481,494 0.9 1,040,597 979,330 630.18 3972.4 1 1
Peel 1,159,405 988,958 A 17.2 373,455 359,042 1,242.40 933.2 5 2
York 892,712 729,254 22.4 287,320 275,673 1,761.84 506.7 7 3
Ottawa 812,129 774,072 4.9 340,732 320,888 2,778.13 292.3 8 4
Durham 561,258 506,901 10.7 202,155 194,672 2,523.15 222.4 10 5
Hamilton 504,559 490,268 E  ··· 204,962 194,475 1,117.21 451.6 12 6
Waterloo 478,121 438,515 9.0 187,088 177,996 1,368.64 349.3 13 7
Halton 439,256 375,229 17.1 162,346 156,947 967.17 454.2 14 8
Niagara 427,421 410,574 4.1 179,903 169,425 1,854.17 230.5 15 9
Middlesex  422,333 403,185 4.7 183,091 170,425 3,317.15 127.3 16 10
Simcoe 422,204 377,050 12.0 180,071 156,688 4,840.56 87.2 17 11
Essex 393,402 374,975 4.9 161,049 150,863 1,851.34 212.5 18 12
Wellington 200,425 187,313 7.0 79,864 74,732 2,656.66 75.4 28 13
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury 157,909 155,268 1.7 69,463 64,961 3,211.19 49.2 32 14
Thunder Bay 149,063 150,860 -1.2 71,635 61,836 103,706.27 1.4 34 15
Frontenac 143,865 138,606 3.8 70,539 59,132 3,672.49 39.2 36 16
Peterborough 133,080 125,856 5.7 67,281 53,561 3,805.71 35.0 41 17
Hastings  130,474 125,915 3.6 60,021 52,642 5,977.64 21.8 43 18
Lambton 128,204 126,971 1.0 56,919 51,928 3,001.70 42.7 46 19
Brant  125,099 118,485 5.6 49,655 48,016 1,092.95 114.5 47 20
Algoma 117,461 118,567 -0.9 58,742 50,044 48,734.66 2.4 50 21
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry  110,399 109,522 0.8 46,286 44,263 3,306.86 33.4 51 22
Chatham-Kent 108,589 107,709 0.8 46,787 43,708 2,470.66 44.0 54 23
Haldimand-Norfolk  107,812 104,670 3.0 44,958 40,567 2,894.15 37.3 55 24
Oxford 102,756 99,270 3.5 40,625 39,335 2,039.46 50.4 58 25
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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 divisions, 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.gc.ca/english/census06/data/popdwell/Table.cfm?T=702&SR=1&S=3&O=D&RPP=25&PR=35&CMA=0 (accessed May 16, 2021)

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