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Figure 1.1 Population in the last 50 years, Canada

This is a line graph showing population in the last 50 years, Canada.

The Y axis shows counts.

The X axis shows, from left to right, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, and 2006.

The counts are as follows:

  • 1956: 16,081 ('000s)
  • 1961: 18,238 ('000s)
  • 1966: 20,015 ('000s)
  • 1971: 21,568 ('000s)
  • 1976: 22,993 ('000s)
  • 1981: 24,343 ('000s)
  • 1986: 25,309 ('000s)
  • 1991: 27,297 ('000s)
  • 1996: 28,847 ('000s)
  • 2001: 30,007 ('000s)
  • 2006: 31,613 ('000s)

Figure 1.2 Population growth in the last 50 years, Canada

This is a vertical bar graph showing population growth in the last 50 years, Canada.

The Y axis shows percentages.

The X axis shows, from left to right, 1956 to 1961, 1961 to 1996, 1966 to 1971, 1971 to 1976, 1976 to 1981, 1981 to 1986, 1986 to 1991, 1991 to 1996, 1996 to 2001, and 2001 to 2006.

The counts are as follows:

  • 1956 to 1961: 13.4%
  • 1961 to 1966: 9.7%
  • 1966 to 1971: 7.8%
  • 1971 to 1976: 6.6%
  • 1976 to 1981: 5.9%
  • 1981 to 1986: 4.0%
  • 1986 to 1991: 7.9%
  • 1991 to 1996: 5.7%
  • 1996 to 2001: 4.0%
  • 2001 to 2006: 5.4%

Figure 1.3 Population growth of G8 countries from 2001 to 2006

This is a vertical bar graph showing population growth of G8 countries from 2001 to 2006.

The Y axis shows percentages.

The X axis shows, from left to right, Canada, United States, Italy, France, United Kingdom, Japan, Germany and Russia.

The percentages are as follows:

  • Canada: 5.4%
  • United States: 5.0%
  • Italy: 3.1%
  • France: 3.1%
  • United Kingdom: 1.9%
  • Japan: 0.4%
  • Germany: 0.0%
  • Russia: -2.4%

Sources

Figure 1.1

Statistics Canada. 2007. Portrait of the Canadian Population in 2006, Table 1. 2006 Census.
Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 97-550-XWE2006001. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.

Figure 1.2

Statistics Canada. 2007. Portrait of the Canadian Population in 2006, Table 2. 2006 Census.
Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 97-550-XWE2006001. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.

Figure 1.3

Statistics Canada. 2007. Portrait of the Canadian Population in 2006, Figure 3. 2006 Census.
Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 97-550-XWE2006001. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.

How to cite

Statistics Canada. 2010. Visual census. 2006 Census. Ottawa. Released December 7, 2010. http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/fs-fi/index.cfm?Lang=ENG&TOPIC_ID=3&PRCODE=01 (accessed December 18, 2017).

Additional information

Additional information is available on the Census release page for this topic.