Division No. 17
USA
Alberta Census Divisions
CountryCanada
ProvinceAlberta
Area
 • Total192,116 km2 (74,176 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)[2]
 • Total62,132
 • Density0.32/km2 (0.84/sq mi)

Division No. 17 is a census division in Alberta, Canada. It spans the central and northwest portions of northern Alberta and its largest urban community is the Town of Slave Lake. Division No. 17 is the largest census division in Alberta according to area and also has the lowest population density.[3]

Census subdivisions

The following census subdivisions (municipalities or municipal equivalents) are located within Alberta's Division No. 17.[4][5]

Demographics

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1991 48,962—    
1996 54,709+11.7%
2001 57,508+5.1%
2006 59,282+3.1%
2011 61,504+3.7%
2016 61,590+0.1%
2021 62,132+0.9%
[2][1][10][11]

In the 2021 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, Division No. 17 had a population of 62,132 living in 20,539 of its 24,540 total private dwellings, a change of 0.9% from its 2016 population of 61,590. With a land area of 190,433.83 km2 (73,526.91 sq mi), it had a population density of 0.3/km2 (0.8/sq mi) in 2021.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census divisions, 2011 and 2006 censuses (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. February 8, 2012. Retrieved February 16, 2012.
  2. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts: Canada and census divisions". Statistics Canada. February 9, 2022. Retrieved April 2, 2022.
  3. ^ "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census divisions, 2006 and 2001 censuses - 100% data (Alberta)". Statistics Canada. January 6, 2010. Retrieved August 30, 2011.
  4. ^ "2006 Community Profiles, Geographic hierarchy – Division No. 17 (Census division)". Statistics Canada. December 7, 2010. Retrieved August 30, 2011.
  5. ^ "2022 Municipal Codes" (PDF). Alberta Municipal Affairs. January 5, 2022. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  6. ^ "JOHN d'OR PRAIRIE 215 - Aboriginal Communities". Archived from the original on July 17, 2012. Retrieved August 22, 2012.
  7. ^ Government of Alberta (May 25, 2019). Municipal Boundaries (Map). AltaLIS.
  8. ^ "Reserve/Settlement/Village Detail". Crown–Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada. Government of Canada. Retrieved August 12, 2019.
  9. ^ "Reserve/Settlement/Village Detail". Crown–Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada. Government of Canada. Retrieved August 12, 2019.
  10. ^ "Division No. 17, Alberta (Code4801) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census". Statistics Canada. March 13, 2007. Retrieved January 23, 2024.
  11. ^ "1996 Census of Population, Statistics Canada". Statistics Canada. June 4, 2019. Retrieved January 23, 2024.


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