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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
Estimate
2017-07-01
Population
Estimate
2021-07-01
Baffin (Qikiqtaaluk)Region15,55716,75918,28319,83420,856
Arctic BayHamlet680730857898989
Cape DorsetHamlet1,2291,3201,4261,5031,548
Clyde RiverHamlet8318541,0481,0811,204
Grise FiordHamlet172144136133140
Hall BeachHamlet653715777891978
IgloolikHamlet1,4091,6041,5881,8162,057
IqaluitCity5,8176,6377,1758,1548,207
KimmirutHamlet458449462409425
NanisivikSettlement610000
PangnirtungHamlet1,3561,3741,5071,5361,638
Pond InletHamlet1,3161,4051,6431,6741,782
Qikiqtaaluk, Unorganized (Baffin, Unorganized)Unorganized Area604500
QikiqtarjuaqHamlet541514566620662
ResoluteHamlet228235217207217
SanikiluaqHamlet7367748769121,009
Keewatin (Kivalliq)Region8,0618,9139,97810,90711,449
ArviatHamlet2,0092,2032,5032,7662,983
Baker LakeHamlet1,6291,7892,0222,1642,204
Chesterfield InletHamlet360340355463450
Coral HarbourHamlet750817900940979
Kivalliq, Unorganized (Keewatin, Unorganized)Unorganized Area00000
Naujaat (Repulse Bay)Hamlet6608441,0031,1311,330
Rankin InletHamlet2,3252,5622,7652,9913,021
Whale CoveHamlet334358430452482
KitikmeotRegion5,2045,7236,4116,8057,098
Bathurst InletSettlement30000
Cambridge BayHamlet1,4361,5701,7251,8601,829
Gjoa HavenHamlet1,0201,1421,3631,3831,410
Kitikmeot, UnorganizedUnorganized Area617000
KugaarukHamlet6577258449701,108
KugluktukHamlet1,3061,3971,5241,5461,607
TaloyoakHamlet7738719511,0461,144
UmingmaktokSettlement71400
NunavutTerritory28,82231,39534,67237,54639,403

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