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Population Estimates

Quarterly Population Estimates

Each quarter, the Bureau of Statistics publishes Northwest Territories population estimates based on figures provided by Statistics Canada. These Newstats releases include information on components of population change for the Northwest Territories (births, deaths, and migration) along with population figures for Canada, the Provinces and Territories.

Population and Components of Change
Quarterly: persons
 
Population

Components
    NWT
V6
% Change from Prev Period
% Change from Prev Year
NWT
Births
V67
NWT
Deaths
V82
Net
Migration
TS951
 
2022 Q1 45,640 0.3 0.7 #NA #NA #NA
 
2021 Q4 45,515 0.0 0.6 124 58 #NA
Q3 45,504 -0.3 0.3 159 71 -77
Q2 45,629 0.7 0.6 140 60 -205
Q1 45,323 0.1 0.1 125 72 253
 
2020 Q4 45,265 -0.2 0.2 124 60 -6
Q3 45,372 0.0 0.7 160 79 -188
Q2 45,363 0.2 0.5 144 72 -63
 
   
Annual Totals    
   
202145,5040.354826129
202045,3720.7555266-235
201945,0700.2591225-299
201844,9810.2625239-250
201744,8910.561623982
201644,6490.9642237-309
201544,2370.8683208-120
201443,8840.2665213-123
201343,8050.4669199-419
201243,6480.3688200-411
   

Detailed estimates can be downloaded directly in Excel.


Quarterly Population Estimates in PDF

  • January 1, 2022 NWT Population Estimates

  • October 1, 2021 NWT Population Estimates
  • July 1, 2021 NWT Population Estimates
  • April 1, 2021 NWT Population Estimates
  • January 1, 2021 NWT Population Estimates

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