About Us

The Manitoba Bureau of Statistics (MBS) is the Manitoba government's central statistical agency.

Operating under the terms of the Manitoba Statistics Act (C.C.S.M. c. S205), MBS works with the Manitoba government's departments and agencies to address specific information requirements. Additionally, under federal-provincial agreement, MBS is the designated contact between the Manitoba government and Statistics Canada.

MBS also provides custom services including economic and tax revenue impact assessments, surveys and population projections.


Population Data


Canadian Census

  • Canadian Census: 2011
    Population and Dwelling counts from the 2011 Census, as well as some topic-based highlights. In addition, MBS has prepared profiles for the new municipalities to be established under The Municipal Amalgamations Act.
  • Community Profiles: 2006 Census
    Making use of 2006 Census data, profiles are provided for Manitoba's communities.