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Population Estimates By Community


The Bureau of Statistics annually calculates July 1 population estimates for every community in the Northwest Territories. The most recent estimates cover the 2001 to 2018 period by gender, age group and ethnicity. The estimates are calculated by allocating the demographic components of growth, down to a community level using information from a variety of sources.

Detailed estimates by the various characteristics found below can be downloaded directly in Excel worksheets.

 

Population Estimates by Community and Region As At July 1, 2018


     
    2018
     
     
    2018

    Northwest Territories 44,541
     
    Beaufort Delta Region 6,880
    Aklavik 623
    Fort McPherson 684
    Inuvik 3,536
    Paulatuk 302
    Sachs Harbour 111
    Tsiigehtchic 198
    Tuktoyaktuk 982
    Ulukhaktok 444
     
    Dehcho Region 3,374
    Fort Liard 537
    Fort Providence 719
    Fort Simpson 1,296
    Hay River Dene 1 331
    Jean Marie River 89
    Kakisa x
    Nahanni Butte 99
    Sambaa K'e (Trout Lake) 89
    Wrigley 114
     
    Sahtu Region 2,637
    Colville Lake 142
    Déline 576
    Fort Good Hope 570
    Norman Wells 818
    Tulita 531
     
    South Slave Region 7,570
    Enterprise 131
    Fort Resolution 561
    Fort Smith 2,709
    Hay River 3,824
    Lutselk'e 319
     
    Tlicho Region 2,944
    Behchokò 2,010
    Gamètì 301
    Wekweètì 132
    Whatì 501
     
    Yellowknife Region 21,136
    Detah 233
    Yellowknife 20,607

 
 
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