Population Projections

A 25-year population projections report for Electoral Areas A, B, C & D contains individual population analysis and projections through to 2041.

Current Population

qathet Regional District currently has a population of 20,070 (Statistics Canada: 2016 Census). Nearly two-thirds of the region’s population lives in the City of Powell River.

Electoral Area 2016 Population % of qRD Population
Area A 1,080 5.4%
Area B 1,565 7.8%
Area C 2,060 10.3%
Area D 1,076 5.4%
Area E 399 2.0%
City of Powell River 13,157 65.6%
Tla’amin Nation 728 3.6%
qathet Regional District* 20,070 100%
*total not identical due to rounding