Montreal, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Montreal, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Montreal in 2022 is 4,277,000, a 0.71% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Montreal in 2021 was 4,247,000, a 0.62% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Montreal in 2020 was 4,221,000, a 0.6% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Montreal in 2019 was 4,196,000, a 0.58% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Canada
City Name Population
Toronto 6,313,000
Montreal 4,277,000
Vancouver 2,632,000
Calgary 1,611,000
Edmonton 1,519,000
Ottawa-Gatineau 1,423,000
Quebec 838,000
Winnipeg 833,000
Hamilton 776,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo 579,000
London 515,000
St. Catharines-Niagara 421,000
Halifax 417,000
Oshawa 406,000
Victoria 394,000
Windsor 340,000
Saskatoon 337,000
Montreal - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 4,277,000 0.71%
2021 4,247,000 0.62%
2020 4,221,000 0.60%
2019 4,196,000 0.58%
2018 4,172,000 0.82%
2017 4,138,000 0.83%
2016 4,104,000 0.84%
2015 4,070,000 0.82%
2014 4,037,000 0.82%
2013 4,004,000 0.83%
2012 3,971,000 0.81%
2011 3,939,000 1.08%
2010 3,897,000 1.12%
2009 3,854,000 1.10%
2008 3,812,000 1.11%
2007 3,770,000 1.13%
2006 3,728,000 1.47%
2005 3,674,000 1.52%
2004 3,619,000 1.54%
2003 3,564,000 1.51%
2002 3,511,000 1.53%
2001 3,458,000 0.85%
2000 3,429,000 0.73%
1999 3,404,000 0.74%
1998 3,379,000 0.75%
1997 3,354,000 0.72%
1996 3,330,000 0.76%
1995 3,305,000 0.70%
1994 3,282,000 0.74%
1993 3,258,000 0.74%
1992 3,234,000 0.72%
1991 3,211,000 1.81%
1990 3,154,000 1.91%
1989 3,095,000 1.88%
1988 3,038,000 1.91%
1987 2,981,000 1.88%
1986 2,926,000 0.76%
1985 2,904,000 0.66%
1984 2,885,000 0.63%
1983 2,867,000 0.67%
1982 2,848,000 0.64%
1981 2,830,000 0.21%
1980 2,824,000 0.21%
1979 2,818,000 0.18%
1978 2,813,000 0.18%
1977 2,808,000 0.18%
1976 2,803,000 0.43%
1975 2,791,000 0.40%
1974 2,780,000 0.43%
1973 2,768,000 0.44%
1972 2,756,000 0.44%
1971 2,744,000 2.24%
1970 2,684,000 2.40%
1969 2,621,000 2.38%
1968 2,560,000 2.40%
1967 2,500,000 2.38%
1966 2,442,000 2.91%
1965 2,373,000 2.91%
1964 2,306,000 2.95%
1963 2,240,000 2.94%
1962 2,176,000 2.88%
1961 2,115,000 4.14%
1960 2,031,000 4.21%
1959 1,949,000 4.22%
1958 1,870,000 4.24%
1957 1,794,000 4.18%
1956 1,722,000 4.24%
1955 1,652,000 4.23%
1954 1,585,000 4.21%
1953 1,521,000 4.25%
1952 1,459,000 4.21%
1951 1,400,000 4.24%
1950 1,343,000 0.00%