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Urbanization in Canada 2017

Canada: Degree of urbanization from 2007 to 2017

The data displays the degree of urbanization in Canada from 2007 to 2017 and details the percentage of the entire population, living in urban areas. In 2017, 82.18% of the total population in Canada lived in cities.

Canada's rural exodus Canada is one of the biggest countries in the world regarding land area, second behind Russia. However, Canada┬┤s inhabitants - like the majority of people around the world - prefer to live in cities where there are more possibilities to work and play. The country is part of North America, the most urbanized continent in the world.

2007 80.4
2008 80.58
2009 80.76
2010 80.94
2011 81.12
2012 81.29
2013 81.47
2014 81.65
2015 81.83
2016 82.01
2017 82.18