Table A.4
Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 1971, 1991, 2001 and 2011

Table A.4-1
Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 1971
Table summary
This table displays the results of Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 1971. 1971, CMA, CMA-ecosystem, Total area, Settled area, Population and Dwellings, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1971
CMANote 1 CMA-ecosystemNote 2Note 3
Total area Settled areaNote 4 Total area Settled areaNote 4
Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings
number
Abbotsford–Mission 41,602 11,799 23,642 7,082 124,228 35,563 76,482 22,832
Barrie 46,983 13,748 32,008 9,616 154,937 43,852 102,588 29,986
Brantford 96,534 28,181 77,205 23,248 589,200 173,647 518,481 155,188
Calgary 418,510 125,071 407,409 122,250 439,891 131,290 415,649 124,949
Edmonton 530,888 154,343 496,313 145,504 556,734 161,464 501,037 146,980
Greater Sudbury 170,271 42,864 148,167 37,778 271,483 68,700 219,479 56,390
Guelph 69,329 20,055 61,588 17,943 217,540 61,978 186,180 53,827
Halifax 260,672 69,192 225,552 60,605 281,850 74,856 229,782 61,668
Hamilton 503,189 147,550 474,600 140,156 1,041,889 299,404 958,892 277,914
Kelowna 50,177 15,283 27,511 8,734 53,816 16,305 28,211 8,965
Kingston 105,669 30,056 78,517 23,119 134,692 38,411 87,631 25,887
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 238,628 69,707 229,348 67,399 699,307 207,135 650,181 194,540
London 307,743 93,018 272,709 83,689 440,607 131,207 338,024 104,180
Moncton 87,046 22,906 66,466 17,843 103,533 26,984 72,757 19,420
Montréal 2,823,639 826,231 2,758,768 810,470 3,124,315 903,950 2,973,546 867,375
Oshawa 147,516 41,350 131,523 37,266 351,653 97,204 286,139 80,006
Ottawa–Gatineau (Ont.)Note 5 484,326 140,225 449,959 131,410 603,460 173,692 522,805 153,145
Ottawa–Gatineau (Que.)Note 5 162,709 41,176 147,493 37,471 181,157 45,856 154,631 39,371
Peterborough 83,774 24,276 62,372 18,588 99,148 28,972 65,453 19,620
Québec 512,233 134,673 484,871 128,331 587,020 152,286 524,798 138,249
Regina 146,481 44,192 141,031 42,697 201,851 60,970 179,116 55,085
Saguenay 151,464 32,906 132,852 29,531 188,079 40,170 154,702 34,172
Saint John 111,439 29,996 96,610 26,074 130,488 34,561 109,580 29,011
Saskatoon 140,628 42,238 130,947 39,794 156,447 46,518 136,122 41,446
Sherbrooke 129,382 34,980 110,106 30,655 199,472 52,612 154,315 42,459
St. Catharines–Niagara 323,162 94,305 302,962 89,034 404,113 117,014 368,000 107,728
St. John's 132,937 29,951 125,613 28,482 137,342 30,889 126,464 28,665
Thunder Bay 115,564 33,190 107,043 30,876 123,361 35,362 107,043 30,876
Toronto 2,699,927 794,253 2,611,961 771,152 3,134,604 917,213 2,971,200 874,029
Trois-Rivières 118,248 30,942 96,713 25,841 241,279 60,129 149,671 39,059
Vancouver 1,082,441 345,897 1,050,926 337,105 1,113,390 354,698 1,068,122 342,201
Victoria 199,487 67,505 190,106 64,681 201,334 68,046 190,106 64,681
Windsor 259,546 74,307 233,637 67,718 296,704 84,885 246,110 71,472
Winnipeg 563,195 172,371 541,792 166,911 649,905 195,230 585,168 178,971
Table A.4-2
Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 1991
Table summary
This table displays the results of Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 1991. 1991, CMA, CMA-ecosystem, Total area, Settled area, Population and Dwellings, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1991
CMANote 1 CMA-ecosystemNote 2Note 3
Total area Settled areaNote 4 Total area Settled areaNote 4
Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings
number
Abbotsford–Mission 113,562 38,410 112,708 38,153 280,133 96,169 270,222 92,936
Barrie 97,397 34,563 96,163 34,187 260,449 91,610 250,609 88,307
Brantford 110,380 39,965 109,293 39,588 642,636 238,588 634,063 235,759
Calgary 754,543 276,153 752,919 275,641 797,148 290,275 794,301 289,352
Edmonton 841,132 306,572 834,384 304,400 878,922 319,570 868,747 316,269
Greater Sudbury 162,539 59,318 156,494 57,276 270,609 99,136 248,982 90,938
Guelph 102,857 37,111 98,949 35,917 315,103 109,895 301,357 105,598
Halifax 323,542 118,732 296,797 109,585 358,033 130,661 318,848 117,195
Hamilton 598,345 220,851 586,141 216,963 1,633,967 564,251 1,608,728 556,158
Kelowna 111,846 43,440 99,991 39,300 117,321 45,451 104,234 40,840
Kingston 135,204 50,881 132,715 49,892 168,766 62,908 165,257 61,575
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 356,421 128,111 351,815 126,668 853,073 315,878 837,455 310,946
London 401,191 153,586 390,842 150,107 551,729 205,288 532,505 199,101
Moncton 108,449 39,410 98,250 36,159 129,606 46,688 111,685 40,832
Montréal 3,222,845 1,271,255 3,180,063 1,256,706 3,598,555 1,412,311 3,529,718 1,388,874
Oshawa 240,104 82,909 234,530 81,140 756,935 244,856 729,969 236,289
Ottawa–Gatineau (Ont.)Note 5 704,559 268,313 675,322 258,717 852,377 322,661 815,688 310,600
Ottawa–Gatineau (Que.)Note 5 232,314 86,197 220,788 82,189 251,565 93,411 239,554 89,216
Peterborough 106,211 39,389 99,370 37,181 134,961 49,726 126,056 46,806
Québec 652,412 255,695 639,238 251,404 731,425 283,692 717,425 279,151
Regina 191,692 71,666 190,373 71,225 244,114 91,737 238,855 90,087
Saguenay 164,704 58,207 151,242 53,741 204,219 71,208 186,821 65,531
Saint John 125,838 45,461 107,935 39,644 143,759 51,155 121,564 43,884
Saskatoon 210,949 79,577 210,359 79,391 225,547 84,544 222,745 83,671
Sherbrooke 165,542 65,367 155,493 62,070 225,620 87,567 208,303 81,820
St. Catharines–Niagara 360,603 135,365 355,168 133,541 497,987 181,617 490,119 179,068
St. John's 170,441 54,817 169,934 54,665 175,122 56,192 173,827 55,823
Thunder Bay 123,838 46,372 120,818 45,466 132,951 49,541 127,293 47,741
Toronto 3,897,034 1,367,718 3,859,696 1,355,772 4,550,876 1,598,515 4,491,637 1,579,500
Trois-Rivières 137,164 54,254 129,802 51,676 266,662 100,794 247,483 94,307
Vancouver 1,587,663 602,268 1,573,722 597,714 1,657,729 627,099 1,643,140 622,310
Victoria 281,318 116,644 276,338 114,807 281,827 116,830 276,847 114,993
Windsor 266,408 98,391 263,468 97,399 311,057 113,626 300,718 110,228
Winnipeg 664,449 256,181 648,438 251,280 767,265 291,438 741,724 283,723
Table A.4-3
Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 2001
Table summary
This table displays the results of Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 2001. 2001, CMA, CMA-ecosystem, Total area, Settled area, Population and Dwellings, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  2001
CMANote 1 CMA-ecosystemNote 2Note 3
Total area Settled areaNote 4 Total area Settled areaNote 4
Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings
number
Abbotsford–Mission 147,147 52,486 144,157 51,504 357,609 131,372 345,307 126,862
Barrie 148,480 56,390 140,373 52,702 344,733 141,136 311,011 126,487
Brantford 118,086 46,208 112,322 44,217 709,215 280,292 677,896 269,553
Calgary 951,560 368,593 937,773 363,793 1,013,182 391,432 985,165 381,455
Edmonton 937,845 371,908 902,136 359,045 979,242 391,804 923,063 370,593
Greater Sudbury 155,601 68,823 142,381 62,903 260,934 123,382 224,262 101,793
Guelph 123,229 48,282 119,581 47,063 372,137 139,611 352,735 132,660
Halifax 347,902 147,779 323,744 137,950 383,893 164,867 342,956 146,513
Hamilton 659,005 259,206 646,300 254,813 1,976,870 712,851 1,942,949 701,349
Kelowna 147,739 62,675 138,301 58,573 153,349 65,933 140,586 60,081
Kingston 144,106 64,530 130,812 58,091 181,838 83,111 155,001 70,669
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 414,284 158,735 409,449 157,158 951,374 376,340 928,897 368,786
London 435,007 184,310 417,436 178,105 589,585 241,778 535,075 223,458
Moncton 118,678 49,332 104,278 43,592 139,572 58,158 116,431 48,689
Montréal 3,398,965 1,458,594 3,361,378 1,444,556 3,793,042 1,630,258 3,701,182 1,594,313
Oshawa 294,878 106,004 291,542 104,867 941,207 316,265 913,072 306,313
Ottawa–Gatineau (Ont.)Note 5 806,096 321,083 777,929 311,425 967,863 388,156 900,059 363,931
Ottawa–Gatineau (Que.)Note 5 264,148 113,665 247,605 104,488 283,064 126,351 257,732 110,778
Peterborough 110,876 47,784 100,482 43,763 142,841 66,415 121,188 55,826
Québec 681,022 308,975 656,812 298,895 759,304 344,271 717,383 326,050
Regina 192,800 80,772 189,329 79,510 243,191 105,470 232,694 100,938
Saguenay 159,187 68,228 140,971 60,095 200,111 84,623 170,228 71,798
Saint John 121,816 51,278 107,321 45,366 139,933 58,954 118,227 49,798
Saskatoon 225,927 94,688 217,956 91,882 240,295 100,272 226,070 95,278
Sherbrooke 179,865 85,782 167,718 80,510 242,747 116,951 213,656 103,434
St. Catharines–Niagara 372,656 156,856 369,692 155,768 528,772 212,545 517,017 208,530
St. John's 172,470 68,955 164,887 66,238 175,864 70,890 167,151 67,472
Thunder Bay 120,773 53,331 112,062 49,755 129,550 58,936 117,010 52,601
Toronto 4,671,682 1,666,012 4,631,315 1,651,340 5,472,222 1,974,044 5,381,521 1,938,830
Trois-Rivières 136,357 63,635 125,052 59,167 271,828 120,804 225,394 101,832
Vancouver 1,979,344 782,495 1,969,500 778,821 2,067,551 815,926 2,056,009 811,044
Victoria 296,162 133,587 293,481 132,419 298,078 134,515 294,412 132,917
Windsor 302,045 121,168 289,459 116,767 344,855 137,698 318,918 128,538
Winnipeg 676,594 281,982 656,777 274,748 791,415 333,073 744,293 315,743
Table A.4-4
Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of Population and dwellings, total and settled area, by census metropolitan area (CMA) and census metropolitan area-ecosystem (CMA-E), 2011. 2011, CMA, CMA-ecosystem, Total area, Settled area, Population and Dwellings, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  2011
CMANote 1 CMA-ecosystemNote 2Note 3
Total area Settled areaNote 4 Total area Settled areaNote 4
Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings Population Dwellings
number
Abbotsford–Mission 170,191 63,821 166,285 62,422 417,561 161,672 407,341 157,780
Barrie 187,013 72,817 179,854 70,183 413,061 175,245 381,276 162,442
Brantford 135,501 55,115 124,364 51,023 778,104 321,212 737,629 306,685
Calgary 1,214,839 488,451 1,202,912 484,133 1,305,343 523,751 1,275,860 512,800
Edmonton 1,159,869 482,249 1,126,596 469,294 1,205,484 504,340 1,151,795 482,858
Greater Sudbury 160,770 72,736 146,593 66,412 267,661 127,675 234,018 109,522
Guelph 141,097 59,362 137,738 58,209 422,245 166,366 405,273 160,516
Halifax 390,328 177,295 370,811 168,351 428,380 196,350 391,336 178,585
Hamilton 721,053 294,150 707,165 289,263 2,438,897 894,030 2,402,686 881,411
Kelowna 179,839 83,836 172,048 80,558 185,768 89,760 175,007 84,830
Kingston 159,561 73,889 143,949 67,373 198,914 94,173 169,134 80,672
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 477,160 191,739 474,062 190,725 1,047,637 435,211 1,026,623 427,944
London 474,786 211,260 456,004 204,263 637,821 274,943 578,946 254,035
Moncton 138,644 62,403 124,273 56,426 160,180 72,281 136,642 62,110
Montréal 3,824,221 1,696,210 3,786,936 1,681,399 4,282,453 1,905,583 4,187,393 1,866,568
Oshawa 356,177 134,034 351,762 132,431 1,217,480 422,493 1,189,779 411,841
Ottawa–Gatineau (Ont.)Note 5 921,823 384,358 888,782 372,368 1,090,459 458,027 1,022,344 432,218
Ottawa–Gatineau (Que.)Note 5 314,501 142,269 301,075 135,180 334,492 156,241 313,249 143,507
Peterborough 118,975 53,730 108,343 49,476 151,124 72,770 131,286 62,821
Québec 765,706 361,447 739,243 350,329 857,087 404,775 812,077 384,403
Regina 210,556 90,262 207,175 88,935 260,979 115,516 251,452 111,464
Saguenay 157,790 73,766 143,360 66,938 198,239 92,705 174,744 81,595
Saint John 127,761 56,775 115,484 51,451 147,574 65,693 128,613 57,235
Saskatoon 260,600 110,314 253,069 107,463 275,509 116,375 262,337 111,385
Sherbrooke 201,890 99,913 190,470 95,240 266,931 134,150 240,047 121,649
St. Catharines–Niagara 392,184 174,338 388,086 172,866 563,475 238,257 549,886 233,459
St. John's 196,966 84,542 190,481 82,104 200,604 86,709 193,120 83,593
Thunder Bay 121,596 56,071 110,457 51,483 129,800 62,185 115,002 54,849
Toronto 5,583,064 2,079,459 5,550,113 2,067,395 6,505,806 2,449,081 6,426,003 2,419,006
Trois-Rivières 151,773 74,837 142,724 71,032 295,963 139,926 252,174 120,867
Vancouver 2,313,328 949,565 2,305,024 946,227 2,414,733 989,634 2,404,177 985,003
Victoria 344,615 167,229 341,000 165,541 346,916 168,360 341,841 166,056
Windsor 319,246 137,098 308,493 133,050 364,156 155,474 340,601 146,535
Winnipeg 730,018 304,779 710,612 297,870 861,176 361,956 815,062 344,951

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