Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Region 6, Unorganized, Unorganized (CSD) - Northwest Territories

Data quality

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

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Territorial population rank
21 of 38
National population rank
3559 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Region 6, Unorganized (Unorganized) was 302, which represents a change of 7.5% from 2011. This compares to the territorial average of 0.8% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Region 6, Unorganized (Unorganized) is 184,797.00 square kilometres and the population density was 0.0 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 135 private dwellings occupied in Region 6, Unorganized (Unorganized), which represent a change of 7.1% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Region 6, Unorganized and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Region 6, Unorganized and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Region 6, Unorganized (Unorganized) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Region 6, Unorganized (Unorganized) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Region 2, Unorganized Census subdivision - Region 2, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 0 0  not applicable ···
Behchokò Census subdivision - Behchokò, Community government CG 1,874 1,926 -2.7
Region 3, Unorganized Census subdivision - Region 3, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 0 0  not applicable ···
Region 4, Unorganized Census subdivision - Region 4, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 47 20 revised r 135.0
Region 5, Unorganized Census subdivision - Region 5, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 31 56 revised r -44.6
Detah Census subdivision - Detah, Settlement SET 219 210 4.3
Yellowknife Census subdivision - Yellowknife, City CY 19,569 19,234 1.7
Keewatin, Unorganized Census subdivision - Keewatin, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 0 0  not applicable ···
Kitikmeot, Unorganized Census subdivision - Kitikmeot, Unorganized, Unorganized NO 0 0  not applicable ···

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

Table 2 Northwest Territories – 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
Yellowknife Census subdivision - Yellowknife, City CY 19,569 19,234 1.7

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

Table 3 Northwest Territories – 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
Yellowknife Census subdivision - Yellowknife, City CY 19,569 19,234 1.7

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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