List of Canadian provinces and territories by population growth rate

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Map of Canadian provinces and territories by population growth rate (2016). Legend:
  < 5.0%
   5.0% - 10.0%
   10.0% - 15.0%
  > 15.0%

This is a list of Canadian provinces and territories by population growth rate, based on the Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population.[1]

Rank Province/Territory 2016 Census 2011 word Change
1  Nunavut 35,944 31,906 +12.66%
2  Alberta 4,067,175 3,645,257 +11.57%
3  Saskatchewan 1,098,352 1,033,381 +6.29%
4  Yukon 35,874 33,897 +5.83%
5  Manitoba 1,278,365 1,208,268 +5.80%
6  British Columbia 4,648,055 4,400,057 +5.64%
7  Ontario 13,448,494 12,851,821 +4.64%
8  Quebec 8,164,361 7,903,001 +3.31%
9  Prince Edward Island 142,907 140,204 +1.93%
10  Newfoundland and Labrador 519,716 514,536 +1.01%
11  Northwest Territories 41,786 41,462 +0.78%
12  Nova Scotia 923,598 921,727 +0.20%
13  New Brunswick 747,101 751,171 −0.54%
Total  Canada 35,151,728 33,476,688 +5.00%

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Canada, Government of Canada, Statistics. "Census Profile, 2016 Census". www12.statcan.gc.ca.