Population and Dwelling Count Highlight Tables, 2016 Census

Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and population centres, 2016 and 2011 censuses – 100% data

About

This table presents the 2016 and 2011 population counts and the 2016 dwelling counts, land area and population ranking for population centres for Canada and within a selected province or territory. It also shows the percentage change in the population counts between 2011 and 2016.

Learn more about the data

Data table
Geography
POPCTRs per page
Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and population centres, 2016 and 2011 censuses. This table presents the 2016 and 2011 population counts and the 2016 dwelling counts, land area and population ranking for population centres for Canada and within a selected province or territory. It also shows the percentage change in the population counts between 2011 and 2016. Same-page links within the first column 'Geographic name' will move focus to the map beneath the table. When sorting the table headers (ascending or descending), the page reloads and focus moves to the top of the table.
Geographic name Population centre size groupFootnote 1 Prov. / Terr. Population Private dwellings, 2016 Land area in square kilometres, 2016 Population density per square kilometre, 2016
2016 2011 % change Total Occupied by usual residents
No sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
Descending sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
No sort applied
Toronto Large urban Ont. 5,429,524 5,144,412 Revised r 5.5 2,059,207 1,967,380 1,792.99 3,028.2
Montréal Large urban Que. 3,519,595 3,387,653 Revised r 3.9 1,580,731 1,493,381 1,293.99 2,719.9
Vancouver Large urban B.C. 2,264,823 2,124,443 Revised r 6.6 944,471 883,021 876.44 2,584.1
Calgary Large urban Alta. 1,237,656 1,094,379 Revised r 13.1 489,271 466,391 586.08 2,111.8
Ottawa - Gatineau Large urban Ont./Que. 989,567 945,592 Revised r 4.7 439,953 412,533 520.82 1,900.0
Ottawa - Gatineau (Quebec part)   Que. 253,861 243,339 Revised r 4.3 115,839 108,865 179.34 1,415.6
Ottawa - Gatineau (Ontario part)   Ont. 735,706 702,253 Revised r 4.8 324,114 303,668 341.48 2,154.5
Edmonton Large urban Alta. 1,062,643 935,361 Revised r 13.6 436,072 408,474 572.69 1,855.5
Québec Large urban Que. 705,103 681,804 Revised r 3.4 341,184 324,430 427.66 1,648.8
Hamilton Large urban Ont. 693,645 671,008 Revised r 3.4 286,803 274,649 351.67 1,972.4
Winnipeg Large urban Man. 711,925 670,025 Revised r 6.3 296,630 283,454 343.99 2,069.6
Kitchener Large urban Ont. 470,015 446,295 Revised r 5.3 191,637 181,511 269.23 1,745.8
London Large urban Ont. 383,437 365,715 Revised r 4.8 175,205 162,861 232.48 1,649.3
Victoria Large urban B.C. 335,696 314,596 Revised r 6.7 158,734 149,903 215.88 1,555.0
Halifax Large urban N.S. 316,701 304,979 Revised r 3.8 150,284 139,921 234.72 1,349.3
Oshawa Large urban Ont. 308,875 290,704 Revised r 6.3 116,268 113,297 154.57 1,998.3
Windsor Large urban Ont. 287,069 277,970 Revised r 3.3 123,293 116,706 176.21 1,629.1
St. Catharines - Niagara Falls Large urban Ont. 229,246 220,616 Revised r 3.9 101,461 96,037 136.28 1,682.2
Saskatoon Large urban Sask. 245,181 220,546 Revised r 11.2 106,637 98,155 125.50 1,953.7
Regina Large urban Sask. 214,631 192,079 Revised r 11.7 92,841 87,168 103.11 2,081.5
St. John's Large urban N.L. 178,427 172,312 Revised r 3.5 81,394 74,706 166.00 1,074.9
Barrie Large urban Ont. 145,614 140,383 Revised r 3.7 55,655 53,898 83.67 1,740.2
Kelowna Large urban B.C. 151,957 140,131 Revised r 8.4 67,767 63,946 136.44 1,113.8
Sherbrooke Large urban Que. 139,565 133,673 Revised r 4.4 71,545 65,201 96.34 1,448.7
Guelph Large urban Ont. 132,397 122,457 Revised r 8.1 56,109 52,290 74.10 1,786.7
Abbotsford Large urban B.C. 121,279 115,011 Revised r 5.4 45,281 43,007 68.50 1,770.5
Kingston Large urban Ont. 117,660 114,928 Revised r 2.4 57,665 51,353 74.77 1,573.7
Trois-Rivières Large urban Que. 114,203 112,626 Revised r 1.4 59,235 54,919 72.23 1,581.2
Chicoutimi - Jonquière Large urban Que. 104,222 104,589 Revised r -0.4 50,969 48,460 90.33 1,153.8
Kanata Large urban Ont. 117,304 104,559 Revised r 12.2 41,653 40,903 59.70 1,964.9
Moncton Large urban N.B. 108,620 103,926 Revised r 4.5 51,242 47,269 110.35 984.3
Thunder Bay Medium Ont. 93,952 95,251 Revised r -1.4 45,168 42,088 71.40 1,315.8
Brantford Medium Ont. 98,179 94,269 Revised r 4.1 40,964 39,445 61.02 1,609.0
Red Deer Medium Alta. 99,718 89,715 Revised r 11.1 41,989 39,704 62.91 1,585.2
Sudbury Medium Ont. 88,054 87,950 Revised r 0.1 44,251 40,098 75.93 1,159.7
Nanaimo Medium B.C. 92,004 85,357 Revised r 7.8 41,562 39,790 72.63 1,266.7
White Rock Medium B.C. 93,729 85,062 Revised r 10.2 41,249 38,780 53.54 1,750.6
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Medium Que. 84,685 81,802 Revised r 3.5 37,990 36,862 51.78 1,635.5
Peterborough Medium Ont. 82,094 79,863 Revised r 2.8 37,201 35,131 53.81 1,525.7
Lethbridge Medium Alta. 87,572 79,364 Revised r 10.3 37,761 35,623 55.90 1,566.5
Milton Large urban Ont. 101,715 75,880 Revised r 34.0 32,452 31,325 40.36 2,520.3
Sarnia Medium Ont. 72,125 73,044 Revised r -1.3 33,599 32,156 52.40 1,376.5
Kamloops Medium B.C. 78,026 72,755 Revised r 7.2 34,577 32,649 56.27 1,386.6
Saint-Jérôme Medium Que. 77,146 69,598 Revised r 10.8 35,952 34,285 64.30 1,199.8
Sault Ste. Marie Medium Ont. 66,313 68,143 Revised r -2.7 31,556 29,888 53.05 1,250.1
Chilliwack Medium B.C. 73,161 67,374 Revised r 8.6 30,902 29,685 54.09 1,352.6
Châteauguay Medium Que. 71,164 66,445 Revised r 7.1 29,154 28,226 49.48 1,438.2
Belleville Medium Ont. 67,666 66,331 Revised r 2.0 30,709 29,377 82.64 818.8
Drummondville Medium Que. 68,601 65,341 Revised r 5.0 32,561 31,318 52.15 1,315.4
Prince George Medium B.C. 65,510 62,623 Revised r 4.6 28,780 27,041 70.18 933.5
Fort McMurray Medium Alta. 66,573 60,555 Revised r 9.9 28,567 23,937 51.79 1,285.4
Welland - Pelham Medium Ont. 62,388 60,540 Revised r 3.1 27,215 26,322 50.58 1,233.6
Saint John Medium N.B. 58,341 60,459 Revised r -3.5 29,828 26,448 58.27 1,001.2
Medicine Hat Medium Alta. 62,935 59,624 Revised r 5.6 27,766 26,460 51.33 1,226.1
Granby Medium Que. 59,691 57,351 Revised r 4.1 28,346 27,480 48.24 1,237.4
Fredericton Medium N.B. 59,405 56,663 Revised r 4.8 28,776 26,328 83.33 712.9
Grande Prairie Medium Alta. 62,320 55,236 Revised r 12.8 25,948 23,450 47.48 1,312.6
North Bay Medium Ont. 50,396 52,405 Revised r -3.8 24,244 22,201 65.32 771.5
Beloeil Medium Que. 50,845 48,688 Revised r 4.4 21,026 20,599 26.42 1,924.6
Saint-Hyacinthe Medium Que. 50,032 47,289 Revised r 5.8 24,546 23,054 29.61 1,689.4
Vernon Medium B.C. 48,073 46,125 Revised r 4.2 21,681 20,552 50.08 959.9
Brandon Medium Man. 48,324 45,624 Revised r 5.9 21,274 20,077 28.32 1,706.4
Cornwall Medium Ont. 45,723 45,508 Revised r 0.5 21,300 20,584 30.31 1,508.4
Chatham Medium Ont. 43,550 44,676 Revised r -2.5 19,829 18,958 31.36 1,388.7
Courtenay Medium B.C. 45,018 43,346 Revised r 3.9 20,903 20,266 55.47 811.6
Joliette Medium Que. 45,508 42,850 Revised r 6.2 21,609 20,790 36.99 1,230.2
Airdrie Medium Alta. 61,082 42,844 Revised r 42.6 22,219 21,488 32.78 1,863.2
Victoriaville Medium Que. 44,735 41,925 Revised r 6.7 20,745 20,050 35.13 1,273.4
Charlottetown Medium P.E.I. 44,739 41,613 Revised r 7.5 20,771 19,512 49.30 907.4
St. Thomas Medium Ont. 41,813 40,973 Revised r 2.1 18,157 17,623 25.97 1,610.4
Georgetown Medium Ont. 42,123 40,185 Revised r 4.8 14,679 14,444 24.03 1,753.1
Shawinigan Medium Que. 38,211 39,427 Revised r -3.1 21,175 19,400 29.94 1,276.5
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield Medium Que. 39,048 38,323 Revised r 1.9 18,599 17,911 32.60 1,197.9
Woodstock Medium Ont. 40,404 37,443 Revised r 7.9 17,347 16,969 30.42 1,328.3
Sorel Medium Que. 36,088 35,770 Revised r 0.9 18,138 17,215 28.38 1,271.6
Rimouski Medium Que. 36,942 35,437 Revised r 4.2 19,145 17,792 23.24 1,589.6
Bowmanville Medium Ont. 39,371 35,168 Revised r 12.0 14,263 14,070 21.70 1,814.0
Prince Albert Medium Sask. 35,102 34,057 Revised r 3.1 14,899 13,572 21.15 1,659.5
Campbell River Medium B.C. 35,138 33,448 Revised r 5.1 15,922 15,267 30.72 1,143.9
Penticton Medium B.C. 33,617 32,823 Revised r 2.4 16,726 15,652 25.03 1,343.2
Moose Jaw Medium Sask. 32,724 32,546 Revised r 0.5 15,476 14,200 21.38 1,530.8
Leamington Medium Ont. 32,991 32,520 Revised r 1.4 13,145 12,531 31.70 1,040.7
Mission Medium B.C. 33,261 31,109 Revised r 6.9 11,870 11,382 24.91 1,335.2
Orillia Medium Ont. 31,128 30,546 Revised r 1.9 14,275 13,465 22.70 1,371.3
Stratford Medium Ont. 31,053 30,516 Revised r 1.8 14,125 13,671 22.37 1,388.0
Timmins Small Ont. 29,331 30,485 Revised r -3.8 13,875 12,754 18.57 1,579.7
Cape Breton - Sydney Small N.S. 29,904 30,175 Revised r -0.9 14,460 13,415 29.43 1,016.0
Orangeville Medium Ont. 30,734 29,007 Revised r 6.0 11,291 11,152 17.37 1,769.8
Spruce Grove Medium Alta. 36,135 27,970 Revised r 29.2 14,015 13,416 29.09 1,242.0
Lloydminster Medium Alta./Sask. 31,400 27,769 Revised r 13.1 13,345 11,831 21.71 1,446.1
Lloydminster (Saskatchewan part)   Sask. 11,755 9,752 Revised r 20.5 4,902 4,388 7.46 1,576.1
Lloydminster (Alberta part)   Alta. 19,645 18,017 Revised r 9.0 8,443 7,443 14.25 1,378.1
Bolton Small Ont. 26,378 27,108 Revised r -2.7 8,602 8,459 20.72 1,273.0
Keswick - Elmhurst Beach Small Ont. 26,757 26,002 Revised r 2.9 9,918 9,533 16.25 1,647.0
Val-d'Or Small Que. 25,541 25,023 Revised r 2.1 12,363 11,808 23.80 1,073.1
Saint-Georges Small Que. 26,921 24,940 Revised r 7.9 12,770 12,393 25.55 1,053.8
Stouffville Medium Ont. 32,634 24,654 Revised r 32.4 10,668 10,541 14.05 2,323.2
Okotoks Small Alta. 28,833 24,470 Revised r 17.8 9,815 9,643 16.98 1,698.4
Quispamsis - Rothesay Small N.B. 24,445 23,862 Revised r 2.4 9,309 9,047 36.10 677.2
Leduc Small Alta. 29,556 23,827 Revised r 24.0 12,031 11,106 61.96 477.0
Midland Small Ont. 24,353 23,791 Revised r 2.4 11,051 10,476 26.62 914.7
Rouyn-Noranda Small Que. 23,504 23,137 Revised r 1.6 12,233 11,359 21.89 1,073.6
Sept-Îles Small Que. 22,218 23,028 Revised r -3.5 10,613 9,738 13.34 1,666.0
Bradford Small Ont. 29,862 23,024 Revised r 29.7 9,960 9,727 11.94 2,501.1
Page 1 of 11

Data table navigation menu

Download

Download data as displayed in the Data table tab

Download complete geographic level

Download a CSV (comma-separated values) or a TAB (tab-separated values) file for all geographies by geographic level.

Comprehensive download files

Related data
Report a problem on this page

Is something not working? Is there information outdated? Can't find what you're looking for?

Please contact us and let us know how we can help you.

Privacy notice

Date modified: