Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census
Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses
Provincial population rank
2 of 10
National population rank
18 of 152
- In 2016, the enumerated population of Regina census metropolitan area (CMA) was 236,481, which represents a change of 11.8% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 6.3% and the national average of 5.0%.
- The land area of Regina is 4,324.39 square kilometres and the population density was 54.7 people per square kilometre.
- In 2016, there were 94,955 private dwellings occupied in Regina, which represent a change of 10.3% from 2011.
Figure 1.2 Population in the last 20 years, Regina
Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 20 years, Regina
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 Regina CMA
Population change and rank, 2011 to 2016 for CMAs or CAs in Saskatchewan
|CMA or CA name||Type||Population||Rank|
|Saskatoon Saskatoon - Census metropolitan area||CMA||295,095||262,215revised r||12.5||17||1|
|Regina Regina - Census metropolitan area||CMA||236,481||211,519revised r||11.8||18||2|
|Prince Albert Prince Albert - Census agglomeration||CA||44,160||43,680revised r||1.1||67||3|
|Moose Jaw Moose Jaw - Census agglomeration||CA||35,053||34,421||1.8||77||4|
|Lloydminster Lloydminster - Census agglomeration||CA||34,583||30,798||12.3||78||not applicable ···|
|Lloydminster (Saskatchewan part)||14,938||12,766||17.0||not applicable ···||8|
|Lloydminster (Alberta part)||19,645||18,032||8.9||not applicable ···||10|
|North Battleford North Battleford - Census agglomeration||CA||19,623||18,850revised r||4.1||110||5|
|Yorkton Yorkton - Census agglomeration||CA||18,905||18,238||3.7||113||6|
|Swift Current Swift Current - Census agglomeration||CA||18,536||17,535||5.7||115||7|
|Estevan Estevan - Census agglomeration||CA||13,615||12,973||4.9||138||9|
|Weyburn Weyburn - Census agglomeration||CA||10,870||10,484revised r||3.7||151||10|
Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.