Montreal, Canada Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Montreal, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Montreal in 2019 is 4,196,000, a 0.58% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Montreal in 2018 was 4,172,000, a 0.82% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Montreal in 2017 was 4,138,000, a 0.83% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Montreal in 2016 was 4,104,000, a 0.84% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Canada
City Name Population
Toronto 6,139,000
Montreal 4,196,000
Vancouver 2,556,000
Calgary 1,513,000
Edmonton 1,430,000
Ottawa-Gatineau 1,378,000
Quebec 821,000
Winnipeg 808,000
Hamilton 763,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo 554,000
London 505,000
St. Catharines-Niagara 414,000
Halifax 411,000
Oshawa 394,000
Victoria 382,000
Windsor 335,000
Saskatoon 318,000
Montreal - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%