Census Profile, 2021 Census of Population
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Characteristic CanadaMore information:

[Country]
Counts
Total Men+ Women+
Population and dwellings
Population, 20211 36,991,981 ... ...
Population, 20161 35,151,728 ... ...
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.2 ... ...
Total private dwellings2 16,284,235 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents3 14,978,941 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 4.2 ... ...
Land area in square kilometres 8,788,702.80 ... ...

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2021 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2022. (table). Census Profile. 2021 Census of Population. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2021001. Ottawa. Released October 26, 2022.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2021/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed November 30, 2022).

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