BC Population Projections

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Published by the Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology - BC Stats
Licensed under Open Government Licence - British Columbia

A population projection is a forecast of future population growth. BC Stats applies the Component/Cohort-Survival method to project the population. This method "grows" the population from the latest base year estimate by forecasting births, deaths and migration by age. These forecasts are based on past trends modified to account for possible future changes and, consequently, should be viewed as only one possible scenario of future population.

B.C. level projections are updated annually. All population estimates and projections are as of July 1st.

More information can be found on BC Stats' Population Projections page.

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NameBC Stats (pointOfContact)
EmailBC.Stats@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationMinistry of Jobs, Trade and Technology
Sub-OrganizationBC Stats

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Record Published 2019-11-26
Record Last Modified 2019-11-26
Resource Status onGoing