Farm operators by highest level of educational attainment, by sex and primary occupation, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population) (Nova Scotia)

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Farm operators by highest level of educational attainment, by sex and primary occupation, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(Nova Scotia)
  2001 2006
  Total No university degree University degree Total No university degree University degree
  number of farm operators
N.S.            
Total farm operators 5,070 4,290 785 5,095 4,270 825
Male 3,980 3,410 570 3,840 3,290 550
Female 1,095 880 215 1,260 980 280
Primary occupation of farm operators            
Total agriculture occupation 2,645 2,310 335 2,260 1,955 305
Male 2,185 1,925 265 1,835 1,615 220
Female 460 390 70 425 340 85
Total non-agricultural occupation 2,425 1,975 450 2,840 2,315 525
Male 1,790 1,485 305 2,005 1,675 330
Female 635 490 145 835 640 195

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