Quebec, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Quebec, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Quebec in 2021 is 832,000, a 0.73% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Quebec in 2020 was 826,000, a 0.61% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Quebec in 2019 was 821,000, a 0.61% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Quebec in 2018 was 816,000, a 0.99% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Canada
City Name Population
Toronto 6,255,000
Montreal 4,247,000
Vancouver 2,606,000
Calgary 1,581,000
Edmonton 1,491,000
Ottawa-Gatineau 1,408,000
Quebec 832,000
Winnipeg 825,000
Hamilton 771,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo 571,000
London 511,000
St. Catharines-Niagara 418,000
Halifax 415,000
Oshawa 402,000
Victoria 390,000
Windsor 338,000
Saskatoon 331,000
Quebec - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 832,000 0.73%
2020 826,000 0.61%
2019 821,000 0.61%
2018 816,000 0.99%
2017 808,000 0.87%
2016 801,000 0.88%
2015 794,000 0.89%
2014 787,000 0.90%
2013 780,000 0.91%
2012 773,000 0.78%
2011 767,000 1.32%
2010 757,000 1.20%
2009 748,000 1.22%
2008 739,000 1.37%
2007 729,000 1.25%
2006 720,000 0.98%
2005 713,000 0.85%
2004 707,000 1.00%
2003 700,000 0.86%
2002 694,000 1.02%
2001 687,000 0.44%
2000 684,000 0.44%
1999 681,000 0.44%
1998 678,000 0.44%
1997 675,000 0.45%
1996 672,000 0.75%
1995 667,000 0.76%
1994 662,000 0.91%
1993 656,000 0.77%
1992 651,000 0.77%
1991 646,000 1.25%
1990 638,000 1.43%
1989 629,000 1.45%
1988 620,000 1.31%
1987 612,000 1.32%
1986 604,000 1.00%
1985 598,000 1.01%
1984 592,000 1.02%
1983 586,000 1.03%
1982 580,000 0.87%
1981 575,000 1.23%
1980 568,000 1.07%
1979 562,000 1.26%
1978 555,000 1.09%
1977 549,000 1.10%
1976 543,000 2.45%
1975 530,000 2.32%
1974 518,000 2.57%
1973 505,000 2.43%
1972 493,000 2.49%
1971 481,000 3.00%
1970 467,000 2.86%
1969 454,000 3.18%
1968 440,000 3.04%
1967 427,000 3.14%
1966 414,000 2.73%
1965 403,000 3.07%
1964 391,000 2.89%
1963 380,000 2.98%
1962 369,000 3.07%
1961 358,000 2.58%
1960 349,000 2.65%
1959 340,000 2.72%
1958 331,000 2.48%
1957 323,000 2.87%
1956 314,000 2.61%
1955 306,000 2.68%
1954 298,000 2.76%
1953 290,000 2.47%
1952 283,000 2.91%
1951 275,000 2.61%
1950 268,000 0.00%