Winnipeg, Canada Metro Area Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Winnipeg, Canada metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Winnipeg in 2020 is 817,000, a 1.11% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Winnipeg in 2019 was 808,000, a 1% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Winnipeg in 2018 was 800,000, a 1.27% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Winnipeg in 2017 was 790,000, a 1.28% 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
Winnipeg - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 817,000 1.11%
2019 808,000 1.00%
2018 800,000 1.27%
2017 790,000 1.28%
2016 780,000 1.30%
2015 770,000 1.32%
2014 760,000 1.33%
2013 750,000 1.21%
2012 741,000 1.37%
2011 731,000 0.97%
2010 724,000 0.98%
2009 717,000 0.99%
2008 710,000 1.00%
2007 703,000 1.01%
2006 696,000 0.72%
2005 691,000 0.44%
2004 688,000 0.58%
2003 684,000 0.44%
2002 681,000 0.59%
2001 677,000 0.30%
2000 675,000 0.30%
1999 673,000 0.30%
1998 671,000 0.30%
1997 669,000 0.30%
1996 667,000 0.15%
1995 666,000 0.15%
1994 665,000 0.30%
1993 663,000 0.15%
1992 662,000 0.15%
1991 661,000 1.07%
1990 654,000 1.08%
1989 647,000 1.09%
1988 640,000 1.11%
1987 633,000 1.12%
1986 626,000 1.46%
1985 617,000 1.48%
1984 608,000 1.33%
1983 600,000 1.52%
1982 591,000 1.37%
1981 583,000 0.34%
1980 581,000 0.17%
1979 580,000 0.00%
1978 580,000 0.17%
1977 579,000 0.17%
1976 578,000 1.23%
1975 571,000 1.42%
1974 563,000 1.26%
1973 556,000 1.46%
1972 548,000 1.29%
1971 541,000 1.31%
1970 534,000 1.14%
1969 528,000 1.15%
1968 522,000 1.36%
1967 515,000 1.18%
1966 509,000 1.19%
1965 503,000 1.41%
1964 496,000 1.43%
1963 489,000 1.24%
1962 483,000 1.26%
1961 477,000 3.02%
1960 463,000 2.89%
1959 450,000 2.97%
1958 437,000 3.07%
1957 424,000 2.91%
1956 412,000 3.00%
1955 400,000 3.09%
1954 388,000 2.92%
1953 377,000 3.01%
1952 366,000 3.10%
1951 355,000 2.90%
1950 345,000 0.00%