Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Big River No. 555, Rural municipality (CSD) - Saskatchewan

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
143 of 903
National population rank
2247 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Big River No. 555 (Rural municipality) was 889, which represents a change of 4.0% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 6.3% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Big River No. 555 (Rural municipality) is 2,487.82 square kilometres and the population density was 0.4 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 352 private dwellings occupied in Big River No. 555 (Rural municipality), which represent a change of 7.3% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Big River No. 555 and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Big River No. 555 and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Big River No. 555 (Rural municipality) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Big River No. 555 (Rural municipality) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Canwood No. 494 Census subdivision - Canwood No. 494, Rural municipality RM 1,381 1,424 -3.0
Prince Albert National Park Census subdivision - Prince Albert National Park, Unorganized NO 156 66 136.4
Spiritwood No. 496 Census subdivision - Spiritwood No. 496, Rural municipality RM 1,347 1,349 revised r -0.1
Big River Census subdivision - Big River, Town T 700 639 9.5
Chitek Lake Census subdivision - Chitek Lake, Resort village RV 138 167 -17.4
Chitek Lake 191 Census subdivision - Chitek Lake 191, Indian reserve IRI 821 751 9.3
Pelican Lake 191B Census subdivision - Pelican Lake 191B, Indian reserve IRI 50 0  not applicable ···
Pelican Lake 191A Census subdivision - Pelican Lake 191A, Indian reserve IRI 20 0  not applicable ···
Meadow Lake No. 588 Census subdivision - Meadow Lake No. 588, Rural municipality RM 2,501 2,667 revised r -6.2
Division No. 18, Unorganized Census subdivision - Division No. 18, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 1,115 1,396 revised r -20.1

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

Table 2 Saskatchewan – 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
Warman Census subdivision - Warman, City CY 11,020 7,104 revised r 55.1
Martensville Census subdivision - Martensville, City CY 9,645 7,716 25.0
Lloydminster (Part) Census subdivision - Lloydminster (Part), City CY 11,765 9,772 20.4
Regina Census subdivision - Regina, City CY 215,106 193,150 revised r 11.4
Saskatoon Census subdivision - Saskatoon, City CY 246,376 222,246 revised r 10.9

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

Table 3 Saskatchewan – 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
Moose Jaw Census subdivision - Moose Jaw, City CY 33,890 33,274 1.9
Prince Albert Census subdivision - Prince Albert, City CY 35,926 35,129 2.3
North Battleford Census subdivision - North Battleford, City CY 14,315 13,888 3.1
Humboldt Census subdivision - Humboldt, City CY 5,869 5,678 3.4
Corman Park No. 344 Census subdivision - Corman Park No. 344, Rural municipality RM 8,568 8,277 revised r 3.5

Symbols:

···
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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