As of June 16, 2023, there are now 40 million Canadians! This is a historic milestone for Canada and certainly cause for celebration.
Canada’s population is currently growing at a record-setting pace. In 2022, the number of Canadians rose by 1,050,110. This marks the first time in Canadian history that our population grew by over 1 million people in a single year, and the highest annual population growth rate (+2.7%) on record since 1957 (+3.3%).