List of Canadian census agglomerations by province or territory

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The tables below list Canada's 114 census agglomerations at the 2011 Census,[1] as determined by Statistics Canada, up from 111 in the 2006 Census.[2]

2011 changes[edit]

Statistics Canada's review of CMAs and CAs for the 2011 Census resulted in the addition of five new CAs and the retirement of two CAs.[3] It did not result in the promotion of any CAs to a census metropolitan area (CMA).[3]

New census agglomerations[edit]

Retired census agglomerations[edit]

2006 changes[edit]

Statistics Canada's review of CMAs and CAs for the 2006 Census resulted in the addition of seven new CAs, the retirement of three CAs, and the promotion of six CAs to CMAs.[citation needed]

New census agglomerations[edit]

Retired census agglomerations[edit]

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Lists[edit]

Alberta[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized 16 census agglomerations within Alberta in the 2011 Census.[4]

British Columbia[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized 21 census agglomerations within British Columbia in the 2011 Census.[5]

Manitoba[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized four census agglomerations within Manitoba in the 2011 Census.[6]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Brandon 1,712.46 53,229 48,256 10.3 31.1 28
Portage la Prairie 24.67 12,996 12,728 2.1 526.7 99
Steinbach 25.57 13,524 11,066 22.2 528.9 97
Thompson 3,481.24 12,839 13,446 -4.5 3.7 102

New Brunswick[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized five census agglomerations within New Brunswick in the 2011 Census.[7]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Bathurst 2,292.80 33,484 34,106 -1.8 14.6 49
Campbellton (portion) 1,194.81 14,520 14,816 -2.0 12.2 80
Edmundston 916.85 21,903 22,471 -2.5 23.9 72
Fredericton 4,886.40 94,268 86,226 9.3 19.3 6
Miramichi 7,578.30 28,115 28,773 -2.3 3.7 57

Newfoundland and Labrador[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized three census agglomerations within Newfoundland and Labrador in the 2011 Census.[8]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Bay Roberts 103.71 10,871 10,507 3.5 104.8 114
Corner Brook 267.17 27,202 27,194 0.0 101.8 61
Grand Falls-Windsor 54.67 13,725 13,558 1.2 251.1 95

Northwest Territories[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized one census agglomeration within the Northwest Territories in the 2011 Census.[9]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Yellowknife 105.44 19,234 18,700 2.9 182.4 74

Nova Scotia[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized four census agglomerations within Nova Scotia in the 2011 Census.[10]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Cape Breton 2,470.60 101,619 105,928 -4.1 41.1 3
Kentville 609.76 26,359 25,969 1.5 609.76 64
New Glasgow 2,066.66 35,809 36,288 -1.3 17.3 45
Truro 2,732.69 45,888 45,077 1.8 16.8 34

Nunavut[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized no census agglomerations within Nunavut in the 2011 Census.[11]

Ontario[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized 28 census agglomerations within Ontario in the 2011 Census.[12]

Prince Edward Island[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized two census agglomerations within Prince Edward Island in the 2011 Census.[13]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Charlottetown 798.54 64,487 59,325 8.7 80.8 19
Summerside 91.85 16,488 16,153 2.1 179.5 87

Quebec[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized 25 census agglomerations within Quebec in the 2011 Census.[14]

Saskatchewan[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized seven census agglomerations within Saskatchewan in the 2011 Census.[15]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Estevan 795.32 12,973 11,883 9.2 16.3 100
Lloydminster (portion) 1,064.18 12,766 11,113 14.9 12.0 54
Moose Jaw 844.42 34,421 33,360 3.2 40.8 48
North Battleford 1,122.99 19,216 18,081 6.3 17.1 75
Prince Albert 1,891.49 42,673 40,766 4.7 22.6 37
Swift Current 1,131.74 17,535 16,533 6.1 15.5 82
Yorkton 843.37 18,238 17,438 4.6 21.6 79

Yukon[edit]

Statistics Canada recognized one census agglomeration within Yukon in the 2011 Census.[16]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Whitehorse 8,488.91 26,028 22,898 13.7 3.1 65

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-02. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  2. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for census agglomerations, 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data". Statistics Canada. 2008-11-05. Retrieved 2012-03-06. 
  3. ^ a b "Summary of the results of the preliminary delineation of 2011 census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations". Statistics Canada. 2009-08-26. Retrieved 2011-11-22. 
  4. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  5. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (British Columbia)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  6. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Manitoba)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  7. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (New Brunswick)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  8. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Newfoundland and Labrador)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  9. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Northwest Territories)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-07. 
  10. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Nova Scotia)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  11. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Nunavut)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-07. 
  12. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Ontario)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  13. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Prince Edward Island)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-17. 
  14. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Quebec)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  15. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Saskatchewan)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-18. 
  16. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Yukon)". Statistics Canada. 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-07.