Farm operators by sex and age, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture) (Canada)
Related tables: Farms and farm operators.
|2001||2006||2001 to 2006|
|number||% of total||number||% of total||% change|
|All operators in Canada1,2||346,195||100.0||327,055||100.0||-5.5|
|35 to 54||185,575||53.6||164,160||50.2||-11.5|
|55 and older||120,705||34.9||132,975||40.7||10.2|
|35 to 54||132,060||38.1||114,695||35.1||-13.1|
|55 and older||93,530||27.0||99,360||30.4||6.2|
|35 to 54||53,510||15.5||49,465||15.1||-7.6|
|55 and older||27,175||7.8||33,615||10.3||23.7|
|1. Figures may not add to totals due to rounding. Minor differences can be expected in figures appearing in other tables. |
2. Farm operators are defined as those persons responsible for the management decisions made in the operation of a census farm or agricultural operation. Up to three farm operators could be reported per farm.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.
Last modified: 2008-09-30.
For more information on the concepts, methods and quality of the data contained in this table, consult the 2006 Census of Agriculture.
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