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The population development of British Columbia.

NameStatusPopulation
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1997-07-01
Population
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2002-07-01
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2007-07-01
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2012-07-01
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2017-07-01
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2020-07-01
 
British ColumbiaProvince3,948,5834,100,1614,290,9844,566,7694,929,3845,147,712
CanadaCountry29,905,94831,358,41832,889,02534,714,22236,545,29538,005,238

Contents: Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations

The population development of the metropolitan areas and census agglomerations in British Columbia.

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Name StatusProvince(s)Population
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1997-07-01
Population
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2002-07-01
Population
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2007-07-01
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2012-07-01
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2017-07-01
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2020-07-01
 
Abbotsford - MissionMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia145,868155,316166,354176,526193,390204,265
Campbell RiverCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......36,03836,99340,16342,166
ChilliwackCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......88,69497,595108,962116,626
CourtenayCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......50,55153,05457,24260,120
CranbrookCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......25,08025,69827,30627,938
Dawson CreekCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......11,64312,19112,99813,509
DuncanCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......42,76043,94846,96148,495
Fort St. JohnCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......26,56528,31529,80229,885
KamloopsCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......97,468102,073110,509116,896
KelownaMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia145,314155,950170,995186,137208,476222,748
NanaimoCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......96,089101,238111,163117,144
NelsonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,47318,33919,20919,709
ParksvilleCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......27,29328,12130,47131,144
PentictonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......42,60743,22045,54046,885
Port AlberniCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......25,87725,66326,25427,060
Powell RiverCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,03816,86317,46017,628
Prince GeorgeCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......86,69486,84291,99396,015
Prince RupertCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......13,65413,31213,32813,606
QuesnelCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......23,47423,96424,14924,486
Salmon ArmCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......17,06117,81518,87219,699
SquamishCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......16,10218,41021,52823,335
TerraceCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......15,84715,97416,40417,267
VancouverMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia1,957,7662,098,1702,216,9482,418,9382,616,9082,737,698
VernonCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......57,63760,12864,51066,966
VictoriaMetropolitan AreaBritish Columbia318,159328,301342,052358,426390,666408,883
Williams LakeCensus AgglomerationBritish Columbia......19,38418,85819,00919,391

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: Boundaries of metropolitan areas and census agglomerations according to the definition of 2016. In contrast to census figures, population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration.