Canada Population  1960-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in Canada was estimated at 36.4 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures. Looking back, in the year of 1960, Canada had a population of 17.9 million people.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.90 6.30 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 18568.90 18489.40 18568.90 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1156.50 1235.40 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 49.90 -53.40 136.30 -102.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 29.60 88.70 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 79.50 35.30 94.00 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.70 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.80 11.10 20.70 10.30 percent [+]
Productivity 108.99 109.62 109.79 69.08 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 114.90 114.65 116.47 49.37 Index Points [+]
Wages 24.24 23.76 24.73 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 25.26 24.71 26.55 14.96 CAD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 11.40 11.40 11.40 1.00 CAD/Hour [+]
Population 36.44 35.99 36.44 17.91 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16336.30 16297.40 16336.30 10863.80 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 460215.00 387505.00 460215.00 329710.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2690.00 2860.00 2930.00 2690.00 CAD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1970.00 2050.00 2080.00 1970.00 CAD/Month [+]
Employment Rate 61.80 61.60 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Population

The population of Canada represents 0.50 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 202 people on the planet is a resident of Canada. This page provides - Canada Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Population - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
36.44 35.99 36.44 17.91 1960 - 2016 Million Yearly




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