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Year  Total Population
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Total Male Population
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Total Female Population
Total Urban Population
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Total Rural Population
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Total Agricultural Population
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Total Non-Agricultural Rural Population
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190173,022  41,019  32,003  18,533  54,489         
1902                      
1903                      
1904                      
1905                      
1906185,412  108,283  77,129  57,875  127,537         
1907                      
1908                      
1909                      
1910                      
1911374,663  223,989  150,674  137,662  237,001         
1912                      
1913                      
1914                      
1915                      
1916496,525  277,256  219,269  188,749  307,776         
1917                      
1918                      
1919                      
1920                      
1921588,454  324,208  264,246  222,904  365,550         
1922                      
1923                      
1924                      
1925                      
1926607,599  331,123  276,476  233,848  373,751         
1927                      
1928                      
1929                      
1930                      
1931731,605  400,199  331,406  278,508  453,097  375,097  78,000   
1932                      
1933                      
1934                      
1935                      
1936772,782  417,954  354,828  286,447  486,335  400,390  85,945   
1937                      
1938                      
1939                      
1940                      
1941796,100  426,458  369,711  306,517  489,583  383,964  105,619   
1942                      
1943                      
1944                      
1945                      
1946803,330  423,997  379,333  354,396  448,934  335,610  113,324   
1947                      
1948                      
1949                      
1950                      
1951939,501        450,498  489,003  339,365  149,638   
1952                      
1953                      
1954                      
1955                      
19561,123,116        635,824  487,292  332,191  155,101   
1957                      
1958                      
1959                      
1960                      
19611,331,944  689,383  642,561  843,211  488,733  285,823  202,910   
1962                      
1963                      
1964                      
1965                      
19661,463,203  746,245  716,958  1,007,407  455,796  277,598  193,691   
1967                      
1968                      
1969                      
1970                      
19711,665,717  850,183  815,534  1,196,255  431,620  236,030  195,590   
19721,694,090  864,132  829,958               
19731,725,327  879,523  845,804               
19741,754,622  893,906  860,716               
19751,808,690  920,883  887,807               
19761,869,301  951,156  918,145  1,379,165  458,875  189,650  269,225   
19771,947,657  992,632  955,025               
19782,021,771  1,032,072  989,699               
19792,097,565  1,072,494  1,025,071               
19802,192,409  1,122,796  1,069,613               
19812,294,198  1,176,818  1,117,380  1,727,545  510,179         
19822,368,258  1,211,231  1,157,027               
19832,390,376  1,218,933  1,171,443               
19842,390,102  1,215,184  1,174,918               
19852,402,956  1,218,090  1,184,866               
19862,430,935  1,228,602  1,202,333  1,877,760  488,070         
19872,435,326  1,230,149  1,205,177               
19882,454,427  1,239,120  1,215,307               
19892,495,247  1,259,039  1,236,208               
19902,547,166  1,284,532  1,262,634               
19912,592,626  1,306,742  1,285,884  2,030,893  514,660  170,518  344,142   
19922,632,907  1,326,709  1,306,198               
19932,667,448  1,343,773  1,323,675               
19942,700,682  1,360,171  1,340,511               
19952,734,515  1,376,861  1,357,654               
19962,775,163  1,396,974  1,378,189  2,142,815  554,011         
19972,830,056  1,425,707  1,404,349               
19982,899,452  1,461,794  1,437,658               
19992,953,255  1,490,067  1,463,188               
20003,004,940  1,517,313  1,487,627               
20013,056,739  1,544,657  1,512,082  2,405,160  569,647         
20023,116,332  1,575,352  1,540,980               
20033,161,371  1,597,427  1,563,944               
20043,206,953  1,620,564  1,586,389               
20053,277,582  1,656,259  1,621,323               
20063,375,763  1,706,967  1,668,796  2,699,581  590,499         
20073,473,984  1,763,177  1,710,807               
20083,595,755  1,829,925  1,765,830               
20093,679,092  1,872,111  1,806,981               
20103,721,000  1,900,500  1,820,500               
20113,790,191  1,921,123  1,869,068  3,030,402  614,855         
20123,888,632  1,972,456  1,916,176               
20134,007,199  2,035,900  1,971,299               
20144,121,700  2,095,900  2,025,800               
 

References and Related Online Materials

Total Population:

2007: Statistics Canada (no date). Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory. Canadian Statistics. Last updated December 16, 2009. http://www40.statcan.gc.ca/l01/cst01/famil01c-eng.htm (accessed May 19, 2010).

1971-2007: Statistics Canada, CANSIM Table 051-0010

1951-1961: Census of Canada (1961 and 1966).
1946: Census of Prarie Provinces (1946).
1941: Eighth Census of Canada (1941).
1936: Census of Prarie Provinces 1936.
1921-1931: Seventh Census of Canada (1931).
1901-1916: Census of Prarie Provinces (1916).

Total Male Population:See reference for "Total Population."
Total Female Population:See reference for "Total Population."
Total Urban Population:

Statistics Canada (no date). Population urban and rural, by province and territory. Canadian Statistics. Last updated September 22, 2010. http://www40.statcan.ca/l01/cst01/demo62a-eng.htm (accessed July 22, 2010).

Total Rural Population:See reference for "Total Urban Population."
Total Agricultural Population:See reference for "Total Population."
Total Non-Agricultural Rural Population:Calculated as the difference between Total Rural Population and Total Agricultural Population.