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Contents: Regions and Municipal Units

The population of the regions and municipal units (cities, hamlets, settlements, etc.) of Nunavut Territory according to official estimates.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, country of birth, mother tongue).

NameStatusPopulation
Estimate
2002-07-01
Population
Estimate
2007-07-01
Population
Estimate
2012-07-01
Population
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2017-07-01
Population
Estimate
2020-07-01
Baffin (Qikiqtaaluk)Region15,55716,75918,28319,83420,822
Arctic BayHamlet680730857874946
Cape DorsetHamlet1,2291,3201,4261,5281,547
Clyde RiverHamlet8318541,0481,1171,192
Grise FiordHamlet172144136133140
Hall BeachHamlet6537157778711,000
IgloolikHamlet1,4091,6041,5881,8661,978
IqaluitCity5,8176,6377,1758,1058,284
KimmirutHamlet458449462405427
NanisivikSettlement610000
PangnirtungHamlet1,3561,3741,5071,4811,631
Pond InletHamlet1,3161,4051,6431,6961,794
Qikiqtaaluk, Unorganized (Baffin, Unorganized)Unorganized Area604500
QikiqtarjuaqHamlet541514566610651
ResoluteHamlet228235217206218
SanikiluaqHamlet7367748769421,014
Keewatin (Kivalliq)Region8,0618,9139,97810,90711,388
ArviatHamlet2,0092,2032,5032,7962,918
Baker LakeHamlet1,6291,7892,0222,1312,265
Chesterfield InletHamlet360340355455453
Coral HarbourHamlet750817900933973
Kivalliq, Unorganized (Keewatin, Unorganized)Unorganized Area00000
Naujaat (Repulse Bay)Hamlet6608441,0031,1491,270
Rankin InletHamlet2,3252,5622,7652,9703,026
Whale CoveHamlet334358430473483
KitikmeotRegion5,2045,7236,4116,8057,143
Bathurst InletSettlement30000
Cambridge BayHamlet1,4361,5701,7251,8561,902
Gjoa HavenHamlet1,0201,1421,3631,3781,398
Kitikmeot, UnorganizedUnorganized Area617000
KugaarukHamlet6577258449781,180
KugluktukHamlet1,3061,3971,5241,5401,517
TaloyoakHamlet7738719511,0531,146
UmingmaktokSettlement71400
NunavutTerritory28,82231,39534,67237,54639,353

Source: Statistics Canada (web).

Explanation: In contrast to census figures, population estimates are adjusted for underenumeration.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2016)
Males18,395
Females17,550
Age Groups (C 2016)
0-17 years13,565
18-64 years21,020
65+ years1,365
Age Distribution (C 2016)
0-9 years8,280
10-19 years6,550
20-29 years6,230
30-39 years5,210
40-49 years4,095
50-59 years3,250
60-69 years1,630
70-79 years550
80+ years155
Country of Birth (C 2016)
Canada34,550
America190
Europe215
Africa200
Asia405
Oceania10
Mother Tongue (C 2016)
English11,065
French595
Aboriginal language22,795
Other language735
Multiple languages740