Canada's Population Pyramids:

Historical & of the Future

Key Terms To Know

Understanding Population Pyramids

Population pyramids: Powerful predictors of the future - Kim Preshoff

Population pryamids provide information on:

-the age of a population.

-periods of high birth rates.

-periods of low birth rates.

-improved health/longer life.

-if the country has a developed, newly industrializing or developing economy.

-Stage of Demographic Transition Model

Historical Population Pyramid For Canada

Review Canada's population pyramid.

http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/pyramid-pyramide/his/index-eng.cfm


Review Ontario's population pyramid.

-what information does this population pyramid provide us about Ontario's population?


Review Nunavut's population pyramid.

-what information does this population pyramid provide us about Nunavut's population?


Review British Columbia's population pyramid.

-what information does this population pyramid provide us about British Columbia?


Which province/territory has the:

-highest birth rate?

-youngest population?

-oldest population?

-who will depend the most on immigration?