Q3 Canada's Population Growth was at 74 year-Low, Stats Canada.
Monday Jan 04th, 2021Share
Canada’s population grew by 2,767, or 0.0%, from July 1 to Oct. 1 of this year, according to Statistics Canada, representing a 74-year low.
The 2,767 additions brought the country’s population up to an estimated 38,008,005, meaning there was hardly any growth, while populations actually declined in British Columbia, which lost 1,861 people, and Newfoundland and Labrador, where 1,105 people left. On the other hand, Quebec, Prince Edward Island, Manitoba, Yukon, and Alberta all saw increases, with the latter up by 6,236, or 0.1%.