Statistics and Demographics

Learn about Red Deer’s population, housing characteristics, languages, education, labour, income and more.

Federal Census Data

Statistics Canada released the 2016 census data on February 8, 2017. The federal census showed 100,418 people living in Red Deer. This represents a 10.9% increase from the count in 2011. Find more detailed information here.

2016 Federal Census Program release schedule

Release DateTopic
November 16, 2016 Geography
February 8, 2017 Population and dwelling counts
May 3, 2017 Age and sex
Type of dwelling
May 10, 2017 Census of Agriculture
August 2, 2017 Families, households and marital status
Language
September 13, 2017 Income
October 25, 2017 Immigration and ethnocultural diversity
Housing
Aboriginal peoples
November 29, 2017 Education
Labour
Journey to work
Language of work
Mobility and migration

Related Links

Municipal Census Data
The municipal census is conducted yearly by City enumerators.

Economic Profile
View recent city of Red Deer economic development information.