Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Figure

This bar graph shows population for the 2011 and 2016 censuses.

The Y axis shows population counts.

The X axis shows 2011 and 2016.

Table 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses
Table summary

This table shows the population counts for the 2011 and 2016 censuses. The column headings are: years and population counts. The rows are: the census years 2011 and 2016 along with their corresponding values.

Years Population counts
2011 390,328
2016 403,390

Figure 1.2 Population in the last 20 years, Halifax

Figure

This line graph shows population in the last 20 years, Halifax.

The Y axis shows population counts.

The X axis shows, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 and 2016.

Table 1.2 Population in the last 20 years, Halifax
Table summary

This table shows the population over the last 20 years. The column headings are: years and population counts. The rows are: the census years 1996 to 2016 along with their corresponding values.

Years Population counts
1996 342,966
2001 359,183
2006 372,858
2011 390,328
2016 403,390

Figure 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 20 years, Halifax

Figure

This vertical bar graph shows population change in the last 20 years, Halifax.

The Y axis shows population change (in percentage).

The X axis shows, 1996 to 2001, 2001 to 2006, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016.

Table 1.3 Population change (in percentage) in the last 20 years, Halifax
Table summary

This table shows the population change over the last 20 years. The column headings are: years and percentage change. The rows are: intercensal periods from 1996 to 2016 along with their corresponding values.

Years Percentage change (%)
1996 to 2001 4.7
2001 to 2006 3.8
2006 to 2011 4.7
2011 to 2016 3.3

Figure 1.4 Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016

Figure

This horizontal bar graph shows population change for census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016.

The Y axis shows: Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, Lethbridge, Kelowna, Guelph, Victoria, Oshawa, Winnipeg, Vancouver, Toronto, Abbotsford - Mission, Ottawa - Gatineau, Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo, Barrie, Sherbrooke, St. John's, Québec, Montréal, London, Moncton, Hamilton, St. Catharines - Niagara, Halifax, Windsor, Trois-Rivières, Peterborough, Belleville, Saguenay, Kingston, Greater Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Brantford, Saint John. 

The X axis shows population change (in percentage).

Table 1.4 Population change (in percentage), census metropolitan areas, 2006 to 2011 and 2011 to 2016
Table summary

This table shows the population change for census metropolitan areas between the 2006 and 2011 censuses and the 2011 and 2016 censuses. The column headings are: census metropolitan area and percentage change in 2011 to 2016 and 2006 to 2011 . The rows are: St. John's, Halifax, Moncton, Saint John, Saguenay, Québec, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières, Montréal, Ottawa - Gatineau, Kingston, Peterborough, Oshawa, Toronto, Hamilton, St. Catharines Niagara, Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo, Brantford, Guelph, London, Windsor, Barrie, Greater Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton, Kelowna, Abbotsford Mission, Vancouver and Victoria, along with their corresponding values.

Census metropolitan area Percentage change (%)
2011 to 2016 2006 to 2011
Calgary 14.6 12.6
Edmonton 13.9 12.1
Saskatoon 12.5 11.5
Regina 11.8 7.9
Lethbridge 10.8 11.3
Kelowna 8.4 10.8
Guelph 7.7 5.5
Victoria 6.7 4.4
Oshawa 6.6 7.7
Winnipeg 6.6 5.1
Vancouver 6.5 9.3
Toronto 6.2 9.2
Abbotsford - Mission 6.1 7.0
Ottawa - Gatineau 5.5 9.0
Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo 5.5 6.0
Barrie 5.4 5.6
Sherbrooke 4.9 5.7
St. John's 4.6 8.7
Québec 4.3 6.5
Montréal 4.2 5.3
London 4.1 3.7
Moncton 4.0 9.5
Hamilton 3.7 4.1
St. Catharines - Niagara 3.5 0.5
Halifax 3.3 4.7
Windsor 3.1 -1.3
Trois-Rivières 2.8 4.8
Peterborough 2.3 2.1
Belleville 1.8 1.2
Saguenay 1.5 0.9
Kingston 1.0 4.7
Greater Sudbury 1.0 1.5
Thunder Bay 0.0 -1.1
Brantford -1.0 8.7
Saint John -2.2 4.4
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