Canada Population

Workers build the Maple Green Living complex on 232nd Street in Maple Ridge. The city is growing fast, with almost 91,000 population, and the pace of residential development is an issue. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge’s exploding population nears 100,000

Critics say infrastructure not keeping pace with development


Nuu-chah-nulth and Kwakwaka’wakw drummers sing the Grease Trail Song during a totem pole unveiling ceremony in Port Alberni. Canada’s Indigenous population is expected to grow faster than the country’s non-Indigenous population in the next 20 years, including in B.C. (Black Press Media file photo)

B.C. could be home to 500,000 Indigenous people by 2041

Canada’s Indigenous population growth projected to outpace non-Indigenous in next 20 years


(Black Press Media files)

Canada’s population tops 38 million, even as COVID-19 pandemic slows growth

Immigration, the top population driver, decreased due to the pandemic