Heatmapper is a freely available web server that allows users to interactively visualize their data in the form of heat maps through an easy to use graphical interface. A heat map of coronavirus cases in canada.
There is a relief base to the map on top of which is shown all populated areas of canada where the population density is great than 0 4 persons per square kilometer.
Canada population heat map. This interactive map has received 250 000 visitors since 2017 indicating the demand for high quality global population visualisations. Being however the fourth largest country by land area second largest by total area the vast majority of the country is sparsely inhabited with most of its population south of the 55th parallel north and more than half of canadians live in just two provinces. The ghsl dataset encourages understanding of the complex hierarchy of human settlement rather than making simple rural urban divisions.
And the heat map top include data calculated on a per 100 000 population basis rather than raw numbers in order to allow readers to more. This map shows the number of people per hectare living in each area. Heatmapper is a versatile tool that allows users to easily create a wide variety of heat maps for many different data types and applications.
Canada s population density contained within the atlas of canada poster map series is a poster showing population density across canada. Compare this to the corresponding map for 2011 the corresponding map for 2006 the corresponding map for 2001 and the corresponding map for 1996 as well as the maps of household density and dwelling density. Canada ranks 38th by population comprising about 0 5 of the world s total with over 38 million canadians as of 2020.
The chart at the bottom tweeted out by stats canada gives an overview over the population density in canada s metropolitan regions. Canada s most recent census was conducted in 2016 at the time the population was counted at 35 121 728 which represents a 4 9 increase from 2011. The average age of canadians also increased to 41 years up from 40 1 in 2011.
This map shows the number of people per hectare living in each area. This map shows the population distribution based on the population density and the population counts of census dissemination blocks. According to the 2006 census the population of canada was 31 612 897 on may 16 2006.
A dissemination block is generally an area the size of a city block bounded by intersecting streets. Canada s population density is incredibly low. While canada is the second largest country in the world after russia in 2015 it had a relatively small population of 35 8 million people ranking at the 222nd spot for population density out of 233 countries the least densely populated area was greenland.
Use the search bar to jump between regions or pan around. Use this map to view how population is distributed within each of these regions.