Canada Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of Canada population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Canada in 2020 is 37,742,154, a 0.89% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Canada in 2019 was 37,411,047, a 0.91% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Canada in 2018 was 37,074,562, a 0.93% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Canada in 2017 was 36,732,095, a 0.96% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2020 Population
United States 331,002,651
Japan 126,476,461
Germany 83,783,942
United Kingdom 67,886,011
France 65,273,511
Italy 60,461,826
South Korea 51,269,185
Spain 46,754,778
Argentina 45,195,774
Poland 37,846,611
Canada 37,742,154
Saudi Arabia 34,813,871
Australia 25,499,884
Taiwan 23,816,775
Chile 19,116,201
Netherlands 17,134,872
Belgium 11,589,623
Greece 10,423,054
Portugal 10,196,709
Sweden 10,099,265
UAE 9,890,402
Hungary 9,660,351
Austria 9,006,398
Israel 8,655,535
Switzerland 8,654,622
Hong Kong 7,496,981
Singapore 5,850,342
Denmark 5,792,202
Finland 5,540,720
Norway 5,421,241
Oman 5,106,626
Ireland 4,937,786
New Zealand 4,822,233
Panama 4,314,767
Kuwait 4,270,571
Croatia 4,105,267
Uruguay 3,473,730
Qatar 2,881,053
Puerto Rico 2,860,853
Lithuania 2,722,289
Slovenia 2,078,938
Latvia 1,886,198
Bahrain 1,701,575
Trinidad and Tobago 1,399,488
Estonia 1,326,535
Cyprus 1,207,359
Macao 649,335
Luxembourg 625,978
Malta 441,543
Bahamas 393,244
Iceland 341,243
Barbados 287,375
New Caledonia 285,498
French Polynesia 280,908
Channel Islands 173,863
Guam 168,775
Curacao 164,093
Aruba 106,766
Seychelles 98,347
Antigua and Barbuda 97,929
Isle of Man 85,033
Andorra 77,265
Cayman Islands 65,722
Bermuda 62,278
Northern Mariana Islands 57,559
Greenland 56,770
Faroe Islands 48,863
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 42,876
Monaco 39,242
Turks and Caicos Islands 38,717
Liechtenstein 38,128
San Marino 33,931
Gibraltar 33,691
British Virgin Islands 30,231
Palau 18,094
Canada - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 37,742,154 0.89%
2019 37,411,047 0.91%
2018 37,074,562 0.93%
2017 36,732,095 0.96%
2016 36,382,944 0.99%
2015 36,026,676 1.02%
2014 35,664,337 1.04%
2013 35,296,528 1.07%
2012 34,922,030 1.11%
2011 34,539,159 1.15%
2010 34,147,564 1.19%
2009 33,746,093 1.23%
2008 33,337,638 1.24%
2007 32,930,794 1.21%
2006 32,536,987 1.16%
2005 32,164,309 1.10%
2004 31,815,494 1.04%
2003 31,488,048 0.99%
2002 31,178,263 0.97%
2001 30,880,073 0.95%
2000 30,588,383 0.94%
1999 30,302,515 0.93%
1998 30,022,073 0.94%
1997 29,742,382 0.97%
1996 29,457,817 1.01%
1995 29,164,152 1.05%
1994 28,860,734 1.10%
1993 28,547,967 1.15%
1992 28,224,409 1.20%
1991 27,888,810 1.26%
1990 27,541,319 1.33%
1989 27,179,502 1.39%
1988 26,806,125 1.41%
1987 26,432,893 1.37%
1986 26,075,498 1.28%
1985 25,744,810 1.18%
1984 25,444,884 1.09%
1983 25,171,436 1.02%
1982 24,916,542 1.01%
1981 24,668,167 1.03%
1980 24,416,886 1.06%
1979 24,161,124 1.09%
1978 23,901,717 1.13%
1977 23,634,387 1.20%
1976 23,354,586 1.28%
1975 23,059,265 1.38%
1974 22,745,903 1.47%
1973 22,415,322 1.55%
1972 22,072,194 1.61%
1971 21,723,460 1.63%
1970 21,374,326 1.66%
1969 21,025,265 1.69%
1968 20,675,007 1.72%
1967 20,324,779 1.75%
1966 19,975,694 1.77%
1965 19,627,980 1.78%
1964 19,284,224 1.80%
1963 18,943,229 1.86%
1962 18,596,846 1.99%
1961 18,233,964 2.17%
1960 17,847,405 2.36%
1959 17,436,209 2.54%
1958 17,004,841 2.68%
1957 16,561,258 2.77%
1956 16,114,736 2.81%
1955 15,673,763 2.81%
1954 15,245,414 2.77%
1953 14,834,904 2.70%
1952 14,445,460 2.61%
1951 14,078,450 2.51%
1950 13,733,402 0.00%