Canada Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of Canada population from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Canada in 2021 is 38,067,903, a 0.86% increase from 2020.
  • The population of Canada in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population
Country Name 2021 Population
United States 332,915,073
Japan 126,050,804
Germany 83,900,473
United Kingdom 68,207,116
France 65,426,179
Italy 60,367,477
South Korea 51,305,186
Spain 46,745,216
Argentina 45,605,826
Canada 38,067,903
Poland 37,797,005
Saudi Arabia 35,340,683
Australia 25,788,215
Taiwan 23,855,010
Chile 19,212,361
Netherlands 17,173,099
Belgium 11,632,326
Greece 10,370,744
Portugal 10,167,925
Sweden 10,160,169
UAE 9,991,089
Hungary 9,634,164
Austria 9,043,070
Israel 8,789,774
Switzerland 8,715,494
Hong Kong 7,552,810
Singapore 5,896,686
Denmark 5,813,298
Finland 5,548,360
Norway 5,465,630
Oman 5,223,375
Ireland 4,982,907
New Zealand 4,860,643
Panama 4,381,579
Kuwait 4,328,550
Croatia 4,081,651
Uruguay 3,485,151
Qatar 2,930,528
Puerto Rico 2,828,255
Lithuania 2,689,862
Slovenia 2,078,724
Latvia 1,866,942
Bahrain 1,748,296
Trinidad and Tobago 1,403,375
Estonia 1,325,185
Cyprus 1,215,584
Macao 658,394
Luxembourg 634,814
Malta 442,784
Bahamas 396,913
Iceland 343,353
New Caledonia 288,218
Barbados 287,711
French Polynesia 282,530
Channel Islands 175,245
Guam 170,179
Curacao 164,798
Aruba 107,204
Seychelles 98,908
Antigua and Barbuda 98,731
Isle of Man 85,410
Andorra 77,355
Cayman Islands 66,497
Bermuda 62,090
Northern Mariana Islands 57,917
Greenland 56,877
Faroe Islands 49,049
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 43,412
Monaco 39,511
Turks and Caicos Islands 39,231
Liechtenstein 38,250
San Marino 34,017
Gibraltar 33,698
British Virgin Islands 30,421
Palau 18,169
Canada - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 38,067,903 0.86%
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%