Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury, City (CSD) - Ontario

Data quality

Figure 1.1 description Long description for Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Provincial population rank
14 of 552
National population rank
29 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (City) was 161,531, which represents a change of 0.8% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 4.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (City) is 3,228.35 square kilometres and the population density was 50.0 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 69,152 private dwellings occupied in Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (City), which represent a change of 2.3% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (City) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (City) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Markstay-Warren Census subdivision - Markstay-Warren, Municipality MU 2,656 2,297 15.6
Nairn and Hyman Census subdivision - Nairn and Hyman, Township TP 342 477 -28.3
Killarney Census subdivision - Killarney, Municipality MU 386 505 -23.6
Whitefish Lake 6 Census subdivision - Whitefish Lake 6, Indian reserve IRI 386 394 -2.0
Sudbury, Unorganized, North Part Census subdivision - Sudbury, Unorganized, North Part, Unorganized NO 2,755 2,306 19.5
Wahnapitei 11 Census subdivision - Wahnapitei 11, Indian reserve IRI 116 102 13.7

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 2 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Shelburne Census subdivision - Shelburne, Town T 8,126 5,846 39.0
Milton Census subdivision - Milton, Town T 110,128 84,362 30.5
Bradford West Gwillimbury Census subdivision - Bradford West Gwillimbury, Town T 35,325 28,077 25.8
King Census subdivision - King, Township TP 24,512 19,899 23.2
Whitchurch-Stouffville Census subdivision - Whitchurch-Stouffville, Town T 45,837 37,628 21.8

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 3 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Kirkland Lake Census subdivision - Kirkland Lake, Town T 7,981 8,493 revised r -6.0
Elliot Lake Census subdivision - Elliot Lake, City CY 10,741 11,348 -5.3
Temiskaming Shores Census subdivision - Temiskaming Shores, City CY 9,920 10,400 -4.6
North Middlesex Census subdivision - North Middlesex, Municipality MU 6,352 6,658 -4.6
Kenora, Unorganized Census subdivision - Kenora, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 6,737 7,031 -4.2

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
revised
E
use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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