Census Information


The 2016 Census data for population and dwelling counts have been released and key indicators have been listed for the Cowichan Valley in the chart below. For the full report, including the release schedule, visit the Statistics Canada Census Program.

North Cowichan Statistics

AREA   POPULATION  

North Cowichan

Assessed Land

Exempt Land

Assessed Water

Exempt Water

20,433 ha

11,763.82 ha

7,478.95 ha

174.29 ha

1,015.11 ha

1986 Census

1991 Census

1996 Census

2001 Census

2006 Census

2011 Census

2016 Census

18,674

21,373

25,305

26,148

27,557

28,807

29,676

ROADS   WATER  

Paved Roads

Unpaved Roads

Secondary & Arterial

Highways

Sidewalks

260 km

43 km

9 km

46 km

78 km 

Number of Connections:

Chemainus

Crofton

South End

Hydrants

 

1580

727

2423

885

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016 Census

Source: BC Stats

2016 Populat.

2011 Populat.

2011-2016

Percent Growth*

2016 Occupied Private Dwellings

2016 

Area Square Kilometres

British Columbia

 4,648,055

4,400,057

5.6%

 2,063,417

 922,503.01

Cowichan Valley

(all jurisdictions

combined - Map)

83,739

80,332

4.2%

35,272

3474.52

North Cowichan

 29,676

28,807

3%

12,769

195.56

Duncan

4944

4932

0.2%

2381

2.07

Ladysmith

8537

7921

7.8%

3710

11.99

Lake Cowichan

 3226

2974

8.5%

1474

8.29

Indian Reserves

4076

4244

-4%

986

51.87

CVRD Area A

 4733

4393

7.7%

1963

49.31

CVRD Area B

 8558

8127

5.3%

3302

306.47

CVRD Area C

 5019

4796

4.6%

2221

22.59

CVRD Area D

 3243

2971

9.2%

1393

15.64

CVRD Area E

 4121

3854

6.9%

1630

134.85

CVRD Area F

 1629

1649

-1.2%

719

1792.34

CVRD Area G

 2325

2221

4.7%

1050

294.65

CVRD Area H

 2446

2332

4.9%

1082

83.09

CVRD Area I

 1206

1111

8.6%

592

505.8

* No boundary changes occured between 2011 and 2016

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