Victoria, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Victoria, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Victoria in 2020 is 386,000, a 1.05% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Victoria in 2019 was 382,000, a 1.06% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Victoria in 2018 was 378,000, a 1.34% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Victoria in 2017 was 373,000, a 1.36% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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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
Victoria - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 386,000 1.05%
2019 382,000 1.06%
2018 378,000 1.34%
2017 373,000 1.36%
2016 368,000 1.10%
2015 364,000 1.39%
2014 359,000 1.41%
2013 354,000 1.14%
2012 350,000 1.45%
2011 345,000 0.88%
2010 342,000 0.88%
2009 339,000 0.89%
2008 336,000 0.90%
2007 333,000 0.91%
2006 330,000 0.92%
2005 327,000 1.24%
2004 323,000 0.94%
2003 320,000 1.27%
2002 316,000 1.28%
2001 312,000 0.32%
2000 311,000 0.65%
1999 309,000 0.32%
1998 308,000 0.65%
1997 306,000 0.66%
1996 304,000 1.00%
1995 301,000 1.01%
1994 298,000 1.02%
1993 295,000 1.37%
1992 291,000 1.04%
1991 288,000 2.13%
1990 282,000 2.55%
1989 275,000 2.23%
1988 269,000 2.67%
1987 262,000 2.34%
1986 256,000 1.99%
1985 251,000 1.62%
1984 247,000 2.07%
1983 242,000 1.68%
1982 238,000 1.71%
1981 234,000 1.30%
1980 231,000 1.32%
1979 228,000 1.79%
1978 224,000 1.36%
1977 221,000 1.38%
1976 218,000 2.83%
1975 212,000 3.92%
1974 204,000 3.03%
1973 198,000 3.66%
1972 191,000 3.24%
1971 185,000 1.65%
1970 182,000 1.11%
1969 180,000 1.12%
1968 178,000 1.14%
1967 176,000 1.15%
1966 174,000 2.35%
1965 170,000 2.41%
1964 166,000 2.47%
1963 162,000 2.53%
1962 158,000 2.60%
1961 154,000 3.36%
1960 149,000 3.47%
1959 144,000 3.60%
1958 139,000 3.73%
1957 134,000 3.08%
1956 130,000 4.00%
1955 125,000 3.31%
1954 121,000 3.42%
1953 117,000 3.54%
1952 113,000 3.67%
1951 109,000 3.81%
1950 105,000 0.00%