B.C.'s population passes 5 million

B.C.'s population passes 5 million

Postby oneh2obabe » Dec 28th, 2018, 6:27 am

The population of British Columbia has passed the five million mark for the first time, according to a Statistics Canada estimation.

The report says international migration is to thank for the spike — as it is in every province that saw a population increase.
Canada's population was approximately 37.2 million on Oct. 1, up 184,000 from July 1. This was the largest population increase in number since 1971.

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british- ... -1.4960225
Dance as if no one's watching, sing as if no one's listening, and live everyday as if it were your last.

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain.

2 people like this post.
User avatar
oneh2obabe
feistres Goruchaf y Bwrdd
 
Posts: 58089
Likes: 836 posts
Liked in: 6391 posts
Joined: Nov 23rd, 2007, 8:19 am

Re: B.C.'s population passes 5 million

Postby Omnitheo » Dec 28th, 2018, 10:14 am

Welcome to the most beautiful province in Canada
"The Charter of Rights and Freedoms protects all Canadians, every one of us, even when it is uncomfortable."
- Justin Trudeau
User avatar
Omnitheo
Guru
 
Posts: 5152
Likes: 7836 posts
Liked in: 4072 posts
Joined: Jul 19th, 2011, 9:10 am

Re: B.C.'s population passes 5 million

Postby Vacancyrate » Dec 29th, 2018, 9:57 am

When things are so expensive that 85.6% of your population growth is due to immigration...

Domestic Canadians can't even keep up with our own death rate.

Instead of fixing the problem they just bring in more warm bodies perfectly happy to work for nothing.
Vacancyrate
Generalissimo Postalot
 
Posts: 755
Likes: 115 posts
Liked in: 486 posts
Joined: Mar 15th, 2018, 12:42 pm

Re: B.C.'s population passes 5 million

Postby jimmy4321 » Dec 29th, 2018, 10:23 am

BC is a nice province and the price should be too much for more people but clearly the trade off is somehow worth it for them.
jimmy4321
Lord of the Board
 
Posts: 4173
Likes: 1154 posts
Liked in: 1958 posts
Joined: Jun 6th, 2010, 4:40 pm


Return to Canada

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CommonCrawl [Bot] and 1 guest