Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Kitimat-Stikine A, Regional district electoral area (CSD) - British Columbia

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
569 of 654
National population rank
4694 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Kitimat-Stikine A (Regional district electoral area) was 20, which represents a change of -42.9% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 5.6% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Kitimat-Stikine A (Regional district electoral area) is 25,265.31 square kilometres and the population density was 0.0 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 9 private dwellings occupied in Kitimat-Stikine A (Regional district electoral area), which represent a change of -25.0% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Kitimat-Stikine A and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Kitimat-Stikine A and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Kitimat-Stikine A (Regional district electoral area) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Kitimat-Stikine A (Regional district electoral area) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Skeena-Queen Charlotte A Census subdivision - Skeena-Queen Charlotte A, Regional district electoral area RDA 41 29 41.4
Kitimat-Stikine C (Part 1) Census subdivision - Kitimat-Stikine C (Part 1), Regional district electoral area RDA 2,834 2,696 5.1
Kitimat-Stikine B Census subdivision - Kitimat-Stikine B, Regional district electoral area RDA 1,473 1,507 -2.3
Stewart Census subdivision - Stewart, District municipality DM 401 494 -18.8
Nisga'a Census subdivision - Nisga'a, Nisga'a land NL 1,880 1,909 -1.5
Kitimat-Stikine D Census subdivision - Kitimat-Stikine D, Regional district electoral area RDA 99 140 revised r -29.3
Stikine Region Census subdivision - Stikine Region, Regional district electoral area RDA 477 402 18.7

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

Table 2 British Columbia – 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
Tsinstikeptum 9 Census subdivision - Tsinstikeptum 9, Indian reserve IRI 7,612 5,872 revised r 29.6
Greater Vancouver A Census subdivision - Greater Vancouver A, Regional district electoral area RDA 16,133 12,988 revised r 24.2
Langford Census subdivision - Langford, City CY 35,342 29,228 20.9
Whistler Census subdivision - Whistler, District municipality DM 11,854 9,824 20.7
Fernie Census subdivision - Fernie, City CY 5,249 4,448 18.0

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

Table 3 British Columbia – 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
Bulkley-Nechako A Census subdivision - Bulkley-Nechako A, Regional district electoral area RDA 5,256 5,391 -2.5
Kitimat Census subdivision - Kitimat, District municipality DM 8,131 8,335 -2.4
Prince Rupert Census subdivision - Prince Rupert, City CY 12,220 12,508 -2.3
Quesnel Census subdivision - Quesnel, City CY 9,879 10,007 -1.3
Williams Lake Census subdivision - Williams Lake, City CY 10,753 10,832 -0.7

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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