World Population

Winnipeg Population

Winnipeg is the city in the province of Manitoba in Canada, lies on the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers. Winnipeg population in 2021 is estimated to be 747,631, covers city area of 464.09 sq km (179.19 sq mi), seventh largest in Canada. Winnipeg is known as the Gateway to the West, and is a railway and transportation hub with a diversified economy. Winnipeg city has a significant proportion Aboriginal population with 12.2 percent compared to any major Canadian city.

Winnipeg city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearWinnipeg Population
1950344,583
1955387,880
1960449,729
1965495,940
1970527,953
1975563,344
1980580,497
1985608,260
1990646,691
1995664,572
2000673,020
2005687,843
2010716,636
2011723,810
2015760,106
2020*808,419
2025*849,251
2035*928,808
Source: population.un.org/wpp/, 1950 to 2035 Winnipeg city Population(UA)

Winnipeg Metropolitan Region

Greater Winnipeg population in 2021 is estimated to be 864,026, is the metropolitan area with its major urban centre being the city of Winnipeg. The Winnipeg Metropolitan Region area is 5,306.79 sq km (2048.96 sq mi). The Winnipeg Metropolitan Region in 2016 is 778,489 million, as compared to 730,018 in 2011 with the change of 6.6 percent from 2011 to 2016 and change of 9.19 percent from 2016 to 2020. Total private dwellings are 321,484 in 2016.

Winnipeg City(2021)Winnipeg Metropolitan(2020)
Population747,631850,056
Area464.09 sq km (179.19 sq mi)5,306.79 sq km (2,048.96 sq mi)
Rank7(Canada CMA)
Reference: statcan cma


Winnipeg Language demographics

According to 2016 census, Winnipeg language demographics are as below:

LanguagesPopulation
English612,595
French11,185
Non-official languages94,215
Aboriginal languages935
Algonquian languages910
Cree-Montagnais languages255
Plains Cree10
Swampy Cree50
Cree200
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages655
Ojibway370
Oji-Cree285
Northern Athabaskan languages5
Dene5
Inuit languages10
Inuktitut10
Inuit languages10
Iroquoian languages5
Siouan languages5
Dakota5
Non-Aboriginal languages93,285
Afro-Asiatic languages6,335
Berber languages15
Kabyle15
Cushitic languages1,140
Bilen95
Oromo205
Somali830
Cushitic languages10
Semitic languages5,160
Amharic875
Arabic2,850
Hebrew340
Maltese5
Tigrigna1,080
Afro-Asiatic languages20
Austro-Asiatic languages2,805
Khmer (Cambodian)125
Vietnamese2,675
Austronesian languages24,775
Bikol30
Cebuano345
Hiligaynon125
Ilocano370
Malay50
Pampangan (Kapampangan; Pampango)230
Pangasinan30
Tagalog (Pilipino; Filipino)23,565
Waray-Waray10
Austronesian languages20
Creole languages195
Haitian Creole10
Creole90
Creole languages100
Dravidian languages580
Kannada40
Malayalam260
Tamil205
Telugu75
Indo-European languages40,965
Albanian150
Armenian20
Balto-Slavic languages8,860
Baltic languages15
Latvian10
Lithuanian5
Slavic languages8,845
Bosnian280
Bulgarian60
Croatian295
Czech105
Macedonian80
Polish1,855
Russian3,805
Serbian330
Serbo-Croatian90
Slovak70
Slovene (Slovenian)55
Ukrainian1,810
Slavic languages10
Celtic languages5
Scottish Gaelic5
Welsh5
Germanic languages3,195
Afrikaans65
Danish10
Dutch80
German3,000
Icelandic10
Swedish5
Vlaams (Flemish)10
Yiddish10
Greek490
Indo-Iranian languages20,930
Indo-Aryan languages19,205
Bengali660
Gujarati1,325
Hindi1,200
Konkani5
Marathi30
Nepali535
Punjabi (Panjabi)13,375
Sindhi25
Sinhala (Sinhalese)340
Urdu1,700
Iranian languages1,685
Kurdish255
Pashto155
Persian (Farsi)1,270
Indo-Iranian languages45
Italic (Romance) languages7,315
Italian1,005
Portuguese2,680
Romanian215
Spanish3,410
Japanese160
Kartvelian languages5
Georgian5
Korean2,550
Mongolic languages5
Mongolian5
Niger-Congo languages1,280
Akan (Twi)45
Bamanankan10
Edo5
Ewe10
Fulah (Pular; Pulaar; Fulfulde)35
Ga5
Ganda5
Igbo75
Lingala45
Rundi (Kirundi)55
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda)100
Shona10
Swahili470
Wolof30
Yoruba285
Niger-Congo languages105
Nilo-Saharan languages130
Dinka75
Nilo-Saharan languages50
Sign languages415
American Sign Language205
Sign languages; n.i.e210
Sino-Tibetan languages12,160
Chinese languages11,710
Cantonese4,065
Hakka30
Mandarin6,915
Min Dong5
Min Nan (Chaochow; Teochow; Fukien; Taiwanese)125
Wu (Shanghainese)65
Chinese515
Chinese languages5
Tibeto-Burman languages450
Burmese50
Karenic languages355
Tibetan5
Tibeto-Burman languages35
Tai-Kadai languages500
Lao400
Thai95
Turkic languages120
Azerbaijani15
Turkish60
Uzbek30
Turkic languages15
Uralic languages260
Finnish20
Hungarian240
Other languages35


Winnipeg Population by Race

AboriginalPopulationMaleFemale
North American Aboriginal origins95,410
First Nations (North American Indian)46,010
Inuit520
Métis53,820
Other North American origins134,985
Acadian445
American5,840
Canadian130,380
New Brunswicker10
Newfoundlander135
Nova Scotian20
Ontarian15
Québécois240
Other North American origins30
European origins503,280
British Isles origins258,250
Channel Islander45
Cornish70
English147,560
Irish97,445
Manx125
Scottish126,740
Welsh11,905
British Isles origins14,440
French origins96,150
Alsatian20
Breton65
Corsican10
French96,110
Western European origins (except French origins)161,600
Austrian8,375
Bavarian0
Belgian11,825
Dutch30,455
Flemish620
Frisian115
German123,970
Luxembourger75
Swiss3,130
Western European origins135
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins)48,680
Danish4,930
Finnish2,740
Icelandic18,180
Norwegian11,510
Swedish14,050
Northern European origins1,725
Eastern European origins180,665
Bulgarian280
Byelorussian675
Czech3,140
Czechoslovakian1,365
Estonian170
Hungarian7,010
Latvian880
Lithuanian1,065
Moldovan265
Polish60,465
Romanian4,145
Russian29,575
Slovak1,685
Ukrainian116,250
Eastern European origins720
Southern European origins51,280
Albanian400
Bosnian955
Catalan10
Croatian2,435
Cypriot40
Greek3,555
Italian19,435
Kosovar35
Macedonian220
Maltese245
Montenegrin35
Portuguese12,870
Serbian1,100
Sicilian200
Slovenian920
Spanish10,695
Yugoslavian845
Southern European origins65
Other European origins9,305
Basque100
Jewish7,635
Roma (Gypsy)110
Slavic150
Other European origins1,375
Caribbean origins9,375
Antiguan60
Bahamian60
Barbadian665
Bermudan35
Carib70
Cuban240
Dominican260
Grenadian145
Guadeloupean0
Haitian145
Jamaican3,935
Kittitian/Nevisian0
Martinican0
Montserratan0
Puerto Rican65
St. Lucian30
Trinidadian/Tobagonian2,125
Vincentian/Grenadinian160
West Indian1,315
Caribbean origins580
Latin; Central and South American origins11,660
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Arawak and Maya)495
Arawak10
Argentinian455
Belizean50
Bolivian50
Brazilian725
Chilean1,375
Colombian835
Costa Rican60
Ecuadorian80
Guatemalan460
Guyanese1,325
Hispanic315
Honduran70
Maya135
Mexican1,940
Nicaraguan295
Panamanian40
Paraguayan610
Peruvian270
Salvadorean1,710
Uruguayan35
Venezuelan190
Latin; Central and South American origins800
African origins25,775
Central and West African origins8,115
Akan30
Angolan15
Ashanti20
Beninese50
Burkinabe15
Cameroonian140
Chadian0
Congolese1,545
Edo125
Ewe15
Gabonese25
Gambian10
Ghanaian355
Guinean65
Ibo415
Ivorian120
Liberian50
Malian140
Malinké35
Nigerian3,515
Peulh25
Senegalese115
Sierra Leonean315
Togolese115
Wolof25
Yoruba995
Central and West African origins495
North African origins3,270
Algerian95
Berber130
Coptic70
Dinka30
Egyptian1,165
Libyan305
Maure75
Moroccan320
Sudanese1,035
Tunisian85
North African origins65
Southern and East African origins9,295
Afrikaner30
Amhara110
Bantu150
Burundian215
Djiboutian45
Eritrean2,180
Ethiopian2,540
Harari10
Kenyan300
Malagasy10
Mauritian105
Oromo315
Rwandan290
Seychellois50
Somali1,715
South African425
Tanzanian85
Tigrian315
Ugandan180
Zambian190
Zimbabwean260
Zulu25
Southern and East African origins425
Other African origins5,710
Black695
Other African origins5,090
Asian origins161,845
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins10,050
Afghan1,010
Arab1,540
Armenian360
Assyrian35
Azerbaijani55
Georgian110
Hazara0
Iranian1,700
Iraqi920
Israeli735
Jordanian205
Kazakh80
Kurd300
Kuwaiti45
Kyrgyz35
Lebanese1,040
Palestinian550
Pashtun45
Saudi Arabian125
Syrian935
Tajik45
Tatar150
Turk550
Turkmen10
Uighur10
Uzbek55
Yemeni100
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins230
South Asian origins38,910
Bangladeshi850
Bengali200
Bhutanese145
East Indian30,795
Goan50
Gujarati150
Kashmiri15
Nepali490
Pakistani3,010
Punjabi3,605
Sinhalese255
Sri Lankan1,025
Tamil235
South Asian origins665
East and Southeast Asian origins113,315
Burmese245
Cambodian (Khmer)500
Chinese26,815
Filipino77,305
Hmong0
Indonesian430
Japanese2,290
Karen450
Korean3,930
Laotian1,605
Malaysian430
Mongolian130
Singaporean10
Taiwanese115
Thai635
Tibetan15
Vietnamese5,580
East and Southeast Asian origins145
Other Asian origins450
Other Asian origins450
Oceania origins1,030
Australian700
New Zealander180
Pacific Islands origins200
Fijian10
Hawaiian55
Maori55
Polynesian55
Samoan0
Pacific Islands origins40


Nativity by Place of Birth

CitizenshipPopulationMaleFemale
Canadian citizens679,190333,285345,900
Canadian citizens aged under 18144,03073,95070,080
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over535,155259,335275,825
Not Canadian citizens82,35041,48540,860
Immigrant status and period of immigration:
Type/PeriodPopulationMaleFemale
Non-immigrants566,170279,015287,150
Immigrants181,96588,38093,585
Before 198140,28518,65021,640
1981 to 199016,8658,4908,375
1991 to 200018,5558,9159,645
2001 to 201053,79526,53027,265
2001 to 200516,6008,1358,465
2006 to 201037,19518,39518,800
2011 to 201652,46025,79026,665
Non-permanent residents13,4057,3806,030
Immigrants by selected place of birth:
EthnicPopulationMaleFemale
Americas17,3758,2409,135
Brazil410165240
Colombia545250295
El Salvador1,505805700
Guyana1,080490595
Haiti754030
Jamaica1,600745860
Mexico805410390
Peru19080105
Trinidad and Tobago1,420740680
United States4,4752,0552,420
Other places of birth in Americas5,2702,4652,810
Europe39,98019,29520,685
Bosnia and Herzegovina1,020510505
Croatia920400515
France570290275
Germany4,7952,3002,495
Greece780425355
Hungary700365335
Ireland445205240
Italy2,5951,3351,265
Netherlands1,235675560
Poland4,6802,1652,520
Portugal4,0552,0102,050
Romania645320330
Russian Federation2,1651,0051,165
Serbia325170155
Ukraine3,8251,8002,020
United Kingdom7,5503,5753,975
Other places of birth in Europe3,6801,7401,940
Africa16,0808,4007,680
Algeria1055055
Egypt895485410
Ethiopia2,2301,1851,045
Kenya905445460
Morocco220115105
Nigeria3,5251,9051,625
Somalia750345405
South Africa; Republic of545255290
Other places of birth in Africa6,9103,6203,285
Asia108,04552,21555,830
Afghanistan605280325
Bangladesh850460390
China7,6053,6553,950
Hong Kong1,395680715
India19,63010,1309,505
Iran1,105610495
Iraq845455395
Japan18550130
Korea; South2,5801,2601,320
Lebanon22514585
Pakistan2,8451,5401,310
Philippines57,16026,58530,575
Sri Lanka970485480
Syria690325370
Taiwan1859095
Viet Nam4,1051,9752,125
Other places of birth in Asia7,0503,4853,565
Oceania and other places of birth480235245
Recent immigrants by selected places of birth
Americas2,0009051,090
Brazil1003065
Colombia852555
Cuba551540
Haiti151010
Jamaica245130115
Mexico245135115
United States630305325
Venezuela451525
Other places of birth in Americas585240345
Europe3,5351,8001,735
France1356565
Germany1609075
Ireland956040
Moldova1307560
Romania653530
Russian Federation755335410
Ukraine1,005495515
United Kingdom325180145
Other places of birth in Europe865470400
Africa7,1303,6953,435
Algeria201010
Cameroon553520
Congo; Democratic Republic of the730355375
Côte d'Ivoire953560
Egypt385205180
Eritrea740395345
Ethiopia730385350
Morocco653035
Nigeria2,4051,2901,115
Somalia385165220
South Africa; Republic of953065
Tunisia504010
Other places of birth in Africa1,375715660
Asia39,67519,32520,355
Afghanistan603520
Bangladesh335180150
China2,9001,3851,515
Hong Kong17010070
India9,5204,9254,595
Iran420225195
Iraq325170155
Israel585330255
Japan502025
Korea; South1,155600555
Lebanon1158040
Nepal20565140
Pakistan1,420745675
Philippines19,6459,13010,515
Saudi Arabia310140170
Sri Lanka220120100
Syria535260280
Taiwan20100
Turkey453010
United Arab Emirates1105555
Viet Nam480215260
Other places of birth in Asia1,050485570
Oceania and other1257555
Australia652045
Other places of birth60500
Visible minority population
RegionPopulationMaleFemale
South Asian38,10020,04518,055
Chinese19,88510,0209,865
Black27,37514,15013,225
Filipino73,87535,08038,800
Latin American6,8253,3353,495
Arab4,5952,4402,155
Southeast Asian8,0003,8554,145
West Asian2,5151,3201,200
Korean3,7801,8751,905
Japanese1,605735875
Visible minority2,8051,4101,395
Multiple visible minorities6,0052,9703,040
Not a visible minority566,170277,555288,620


Winnipeg Housing

According to 2016 housing census, Winnipeg is good place to live with high ratings in housing, 190,205 are single-detached house, 36,875 are apartment in a building that has five or more storeys, 10,265 are row houses, 5,120 are apartment or flat in a duplex, 51,420 are apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys, 1,490 are movable dwelling. 88,405 households by household size of 1 person, 99,660 are 2 persons, 46,835 are 3 persons, 43,310 are 4 persons, 28,335 are 5 or more persons and average household size is 2.5.

Winnipeg is among the top cities with a free business environment, The average sold price of attached homes in Winnipeg in 2021 was $250,000 to 360,000 for detached homes and condo apartments, a sharp increase year-over-year. In comparison, detached homes had a increase while condo apartments decreased. Mortgage rates will usually change if the Bank of Canada increases or decreases the rates.


References

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