Canada - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Canada was 34,483,980 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 34,483,980 in 2011 and a minimum value of 17,909,010 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 17,909,010
1961 18,271,000
1962 18,614,000
1963 18,964,000
1964 19,325,000
1965 19,678,000
1966 20,048,000
1967 20,412,000
1968 20,744,000
1969 21,028,000
1970 21,324,000
1971 21,645,540
1972 21,993,630
1973 22,369,410
1974 22,774,090
1975 23,209,000
1976 23,518,000
1977 23,796,000
1978 24,036,000
1979 24,277,000
1980 24,593,000
1981 24,900,000
1982 25,202,000
1983 25,456,000
1984 25,702,000
1985 25,942,000
1986 26,204,000
1987 26,550,000
1988 26,895,000
1989 27,379,000
1990 27,791,000
1991 28,171,680
1992 28,519,600
1993 28,833,410
1994 29,111,910
1995 29,354,000
1996 29,671,900
1997 29,987,200
1998 30,247,900
1999 30,499,200
2000 30,769,700
2001 31,081,900
2002 31,362,000
2003 31,676,000
2004 31,995,000
2005 32,312,000
2006 32,576,070
2007 32,927,520
2008 33,317,660
2009 33,726,920
2010 34,126,550
2011 34,483,980

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Canada was 50.39 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 50.51 in 1996, while its lowest value was 49.32 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: The United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 49.32
1961 49.39
1962 49.47
1963 49.57
1964 49.65
1965 49.71
1966 49.74
1967 49.75
1968 49.74
1969 49.74
1970 49.75
1971 49.78
1972 49.82
1973 49.86
1974 49.91
1975 49.96
1976 50.01
1977 50.06
1978 50.11
1979 50.15
1980 50.19
1981 50.23
1982 50.27
1983 50.30
1984 50.33
1985 50.35
1986 50.37
1987 50.38
1988 50.40
1989 50.41
1990 50.42
1991 50.44
1992 50.46
1993 50.48
1994 50.49
1995 50.50
1996 50.51
1997 50.50
1998 50.50
1999 50.49
2000 50.49
2001 50.49
2002 50.49
2003 50.49
2004 50.49
2005 50.48
2006 50.47
2007 50.46
2008 50.45
2009 50.43
2010 50.41
2011 50.39

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population