Immigration and Citizenship Canada Is letting a massive amount of people from all over the world settle in Canada, estimated at around 220,000 annually; the Canadian Population is 36,867,391. However, the number is estimated to increase in upcoming years from 2018 to 2050 by 9,771,822,753
Canada is a North American country stretching from the U.S. in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north. Major cities include massive Toronto, west coast film center Vancouver, French-speaking Montréal and Québec City, and capital city Ottawa.
Canada’s vast swaths of wilderness include lake-filled Banff National Park in the Rocky Mountains. It’s also home to Niagara Falls, a famous group of massive waterfalls.
- The current population of Canada is 36,866,001 as of Tuesday, March 27, 2018, based on the latest United Nations estimates.
- Canada’s population is equivalent to 0.48% of the total world population.
- Canada ranks number 38 on the list of countries (and dependencies) by population.
- The population density in Canada is 4 per Km2 (11 people per mi2).
- The total land area is 9,093,510 Km2 (3,511,022 sq. miles)
- 82.3 % of the population is urban (30,413,451 people in 2018)
- The median age in Canada is 40.7 years.
Quick Facts About Canada
Canada is the second-largest country in the world, right after Russia. Canada is the World’s Most Educated Country: over half of its residents have college degrees. Canada’s lowest recorded temperature was -81.4 degrees Fahrenheit (-63 C) in 1947. Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world’s lakes combined.
Canada Population Forecast By 2050
2018: 36,953,765 329,566*
2020: 37,603,205 330,699*
2025: 39,172,922 330,699*
2030: 40,617,535 288,923*
2035: 41,888,356 254,164*
2040: 43,004,685 223,266*
2045: 44,011,310 223,266*
2050: 44,948,602 187,458*
The Canada Population (Live) counter shows a continuously updated estimate of the current population of Canada delivered by Worldometers’ RTS algorithm, which processes data collected from the United Nations Population Division.
The Population of Canada 1950 – 2018 chart plots the total population count as of July 1 of each year, from 1950 to 2018.
The Yearly Population Growth Rate chart plots the annual percentage changes in population registered on July 1, from 1951 to 2018. This value can differ from the Yearly % Change shown in the historical table, which shows the last year’s equivalent percentage change assuming the homogeneous change in the preceding five-year period.