10 Oct Nova Scotia’s Population Reaches All-time High
Posted at 11:00h in Provincial Updates
Nova Scotia’s population is at a record high, thanks to the number of immigrants and people from other provinces who are choosing to live here.
The Province’s population grew by 11,895 residents, reaching a high of 971,395 as of July 1, 2019.
Within the last year, 6,393 immigrants settled in Nova Scotia; Meanwhile, the net migration to Nova Scotia from other provinces grew to 3,306.
In addition, the net number of non-permanent residents, such as international students increased by 4,121.
Nova Scotia’s recent population growth started in 2015, and since July 1, 2015, the Province’s population has grown by 34,870.
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