About Electoral Area A

Political representation

The Electoral Area is represented on the Metro Vancouver Board by an elected Director. 

Population

At the 2016 census, the population of Electoral Area was 16,133. Most of the population lives at University of British Columbia and in the University Endowment Lands (15,890). The population of the remaining area was approximately 243.

Electoral Area Census Population (2011)

Population 2006 2011 % Change
University of British Columbia (UBC)* 8,093 9,63619.1
University Endowment Lands (UEL) 2,738 3,141 14.7
Barnston Island145 137 -5.5
Howe Sound communities (includes Passage and Bowyer Islands)89 66 -25.8
Indian Arm/Pitt Lake communities34 55 61.7
Total 11,099 13,035 17.4