Quebec, Canada Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Quebec, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Quebec in 2020 is 826,000, a 0.61% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Quebec in 2019 was 821,000, a 0.61% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Quebec in 2018 was 816,000, a 0.99% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Quebec in 2017 was 808,000, a 0.87% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Canada
City Name Population
Toronto 6,197,000
Montreal 4,221,000
Vancouver 2,581,000
Calgary 1,547,000
Edmonton 1,461,000
Ottawa-Gatineau 1,393,000
Quebec 826,000
Winnipeg 817,000
Hamilton 767,000
Kitchener-Cambrigde-Waterloo 562,000
London 508,000
St. Catharines-Niagara 416,000
Halifax 413,000
Oshawa 398,000
Victoria 386,000
Windsor 336,000
Saskatoon 325,000
Quebec - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
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%