Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census
Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses
Provincial population rank
7 of 26
National population rank
40 of 152
- In 2016, the enumerated population of Chilliwack census agglomeration (CA) was 101,512, which represents a change of 8.1% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 5.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
- The land area of Chilliwack is 1,445.26 square kilometres and the population density was 70.2 people per square kilometre.
- In 2016, there were 39,696 private dwellings occupied in Chilliwack, which represent a change of 7.9% from 2011.
Figure 1.2 Population in the last 15 years, Chilliwack
Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 15 years, Chilliwack
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 Chilliwack CA
Population change and rank, 2011 to 2016 for CMAs or CAs in British Columbia
Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.