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Annual demographic estimates1
  July 1, 2004PR July 1, 2005PR July 1, 2006PP  2004/2005  2005/2006
        Demographic growth
  number number rate (per 1,000) number rate (per 1,000)
Canada 31,989,454 32,299,496 32,623,490 310,042 9.6 323,994 10.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 517,209 513,962 509,677 -3,247 -6.3 -4,285 -8.4
Prince Edward Island 137,876 138,176 138,519 300 2.2 343 2.5
Nova Scotia 937,993 936,130 934,405 -1,863 -2.0 -1,725 -1.8
New Brunswick 752,080 751,481 749,168 -599 -0.8 -2,313 -3.1
Quebec 7,548,589 7,597,768 7,651,531 49,179 6.5 53,763 7.1
Ontario 12,416,749 12,558,669 12,686,952 141,920 11.4 128,283 10.2
Manitoba 1,170,475 1,174,148 1,177,765 3,673 3.1 3,617 3.1
Saskatchewan 994,888 989,957 985,386 -4,931 -5.0 -4,571 -4.6
Alberta 3,206,953 3,277,582 3,375,763 70,629 21.8 98,181 29.5
British Columbia 4,203,315 4,257,833 4,310,452 54,518 12.9 52,619 12.3
Yukon 30,896 31,121 31,229 225 7.3 108 3.5
Northwest Territories 42,798 42,629 41,861 -169 -4.0 -768 -18.2
Nunavut 29,633 30,040 30,782 407 13.6 742 24.4
PRupdated postcensal estimates
PPpreliminary postcensal estimates
1.These estimates are based on the 2001 census counts adjusted for net undercoverage.


Quarterly demographic estimates1
  April 1, 2005PR July 1, 2005PR April 1, 2006PP July 1, 2006PP 2005 2006
          Demographic growth between April and July
  number number annualized rate (per 1,000) number annualized rate (per 1,000)
Canada 32,197,574 32,299,496 32,523,898 32,623,490 101,922 12.6 99,592 12.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 514,956 513,962 510,431 509,677 -994 -7.7 -754 -5.9
Prince Edward Island 137,914 138,176 138,306 138,519 262 7.6 213 6.2
Nova Scotia 936,602 936,130 934,281 934,405 -472 -2.0 124 0.5
New Brunswick 752,017 751,481 749,920 749,168 -536 -2.9 -752 -4.0
Quebec 7,582,204 7,597,768 7,635,319 7,651,531 15,564 8.2 16,212 8.5
Ontario 12,508,380 12,558,669 12,643,698 12,686,952 50,289 16.0 43,254 13.7
Manitoba 1,174,038 1,174,148 1,175,948 1,177,765 110 0.4 1,817 6.2
Saskatchewan 991,824 989,957 985,036 985,386 -1,867 -7.5 350 1.4
Alberta 3,254,698 3,277,582 3,352,235 3,375,763 22,884 28.0 23,528 28.0
British Columbia 4,241,223 4,257,833 4,295,191 4,310,452 16,610 15.6 15,261 14.2
Yukon 31,026 31,121 31,198 31,229 95 12.2 31 4.0
Northwest Territories 42,800 42,629 41,845 41,861 -171 -16.0 16 1.5
Nunavut 29,892 30,040 30,490 30,782 148 19.8 292 38.1
PRupdated postcensal estimates
PPpreliminary postcensal estimates
1.These estimates are based on the 2001 census counts adjusted for net undercoverage.