List of census agglomerations by province or territory

The tables below list Canada's 114 census agglomerations as of the 2011 Census,[1] as determined by Statistics Canada, up from 111 in the 2006 Census.[2]

2011 changes

Statistics Canada's review of CMAs and CAs for the 2011 Census resulted in the addition of five new CAs and the retirement of two CAs.[3] It did not result in the promotion of any CAs to a census metropolitan area (CMA).[3]

New census agglomerations

Retired census agglomerations

2006 changes

Statistics Canada's review of CMAs and CAs for the 2006 Census resulted in the addition of seven new CAs, the retirement of three CAs, and the promotion of six CAs to CMAs.

New census agglomerations

Retired census agglomerations

Lists

Alberta

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Alberta

Statistics Canada recognized 16 census agglomerations within Alberta in the 2011 Census.[4]

British Columbia

Main article: List of census agglomerations in British Columbia

Statistics Canada recognized 21 census agglomerations within British Columbia in the 2011 Census.[5]

Manitoba

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Manitoba

Statistics Canada recognized four census agglomerations within Manitoba in the 2011 Census.[6]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Brandon 1,712.46 53,229 48,256 10.3 31.1 28
Portage la Prairie 24.67 12,996 12,728 2.1 526.7 99
Steinbach 25.57 13,524 11,066 22.2 528.9 97
Thompson 3,481.24 12,839 13,446 -4.5 3.7 102

New Brunswick

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Atlantic Canada

Statistics Canada recognized five census agglomerations within New Brunswick in the 2011 Census.[7]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Bathurst 2,292.80 33,484 34,106 -1.8 14.6 49
Campbellton (portion) 1,194.81 14,520 14,816 -2.0 12.2 80
Edmundston 916.85 21,903 22,471 -2.5 23.9 72
Fredericton 4,886.40 94,268 86,226 9.3 19.3 6
Miramichi 7,578.30 28,115 28,773 -2.3 3.7 57

Newfoundland and Labrador

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Atlantic Canada

Statistics Canada recognized three census agglomerations within Newfoundland and Labrador in the 2011 Census.[8]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Bay Roberts 103.71 10,871 10,507 3.5 104.8 114
Corner Brook 267.17 27,202 27,194 0.0 101.8 61
Grand Falls-Windsor 54.67 13,725 13,558 1.2 251.1 95

Northwest Territories

Statistics Canada recognized one census agglomeration within the Northwest Territories in the 2011 Census.[9]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Yellowknife 105.44 19,234 18,700 2.9 182.4 74

Nova Scotia

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Atlantic Canada

Statistics Canada recognized four census agglomerations within Nova Scotia in the 2011 Census.[10]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Cape Breton 2,470.60 101,619 105,928 -4.1 41.1 3
Kentville 609.76 26,359 25,969 1.5 609.76 64
New Glasgow 2,066.66 35,809 36,288 -1.3 17.3 45
Truro 2,732.69 45,888 45,077 1.8 16.8 34

Nunavut

Statistics Canada recognized no census agglomerations within Nunavut in the 2011 Census.[11]

Ontario

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Ontario

Statistics Canada recognized 28 census agglomerations within Ontario in the 2011 Census.[12]

Prince Edward Island

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Atlantic Canada

Statistics Canada recognized two census agglomerations within Prince Edward Island in the 2011 Census.[13]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Charlottetown 798.54 64,487 59,325 8.7 80.8 19
Summerside 91.85 16,488 16,153 2.1 179.5 87

Quebec

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Quebec

Statistics Canada recognized 25 census agglomerations within Quebec in the 2011 Census.[14]

Saskatchewan

Main article: List of census agglomerations in Saskatchewan

Statistics Canada recognized seven census agglomerations within Saskatchewan in the 2011 Census.[15]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Estevan 795.32 12,973 11,883 9.2 16.3 100
Lloydminster (portion) 1,064.18 12,766 11,113 14.9 12.0 54
Moose Jaw 844.42 34,421 33,360 3.2 40.8 48
North Battleford 1,122.99 19,216 18,081 6.3 17.1 75
Prince Albert 1,891.49 42,673 40,766 4.7 22.6 37
Swift Current 1,131.74 17,535 16,533 6.1 15.5 82
Yorkton 843.37 18,238 17,438 4.6 21.6 79

Yukon

Statistics Canada recognized one census agglomeration within Yukon in the 2011 Census.[16]

Name Land area
(km²)
Population
in 2011 in 2006  % change per km² rank
Whitehorse 8,488.91 26,028 22,898 13.7 3.1 65

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