Farm operators by sex and age, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture) (Manitoba)

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Farm operators by sex and age, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture)
(Manitoba)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  Operators
  number % of total number % of total % change
Man.          
All operators in the province1,2 28,795 100.0 26,620 100.0 -7.6
  Under 35 3,860 13.4 2,845 10.7 -26.3
  35 to 54 15,475 53.7 13,550 50.9 -12.4
  55 and older 9,455 32.8 10,225 38.4 8.1
  Median age 48 … 51 … 6.3
Males 22,275 77.4 20,205 75.9 -9.3
  Under 35 2,985 10.4 2,205 8.3 -26.1
  35 to 54 11,640 40.4 10,055 37.8 -13.6
  55 and older 7,655 26.6 7,945 29.8 3.8
  Median age 48 … 51 … 6.3
Females 6,520 22.6 6,415 24.1 -1.6
  Under 35 875 3.0 640 2.4 -26.9
  35 to 54 3,840 13.3 3,495 13.1 -9.0
  55 and older 1,805 6.3 2,280 8.6 26.3
  Median age 47 … 50 … 6.4

For more information on the concepts, methods and quality of the data contained in this table, consult the 2006 Census of Agriculture.