A CBC report shows results from a census indicates “Calgary had the highest growth rate of any metropolitan area in Canada over the past five years.
The news comes as Calgary is experiencing a downturn.
According to the 2016 census, Calgary surpassed Ottawa-Gatineau to become the fourth largest metropolitan area in the Canada. The former has 1.4 million people, while the latter records 1.3 million.
The article also states that Ontario remains the country’s most populous province, with a population of 13,448,494.
The population of other provinces and territories:
- Quebec: 8,164,361.
- British Columbia: 4,648,055.
- Alberta: 4,067,175.
- Manitoba: 1,278,365.
- Saskatchewan: 1,098,352.
- Nova Scotia: 923,598.
- New Brunswick: 747,101.
- Newfoundland and Labrador: 519,716.
- Prince Edward Island: 142,907.
- Northwest Territories: 41,786.
- Nunavut, 35,944 and Yukon: 35,874.