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) (Alberta)

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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)
(Alberta)
  2001 2006
  Total No university degree University degree Total No university degree University degree
  number of farm operators
Alta.            
Total farm operators 76,265 70,000 6,265 71,660 64,975 6,690
Male 54,490 50,480 4,005 50,175 45,830 4,345
Female 21,775 19,520 2,255 21,485 19,145 2,345
Primary occupation of farm operators            
Total agriculture occupation 43,215 40,580 2,635 35,840 33,190 2,650
Male 33,560 31,575 1,985 27,880 25,940 1,940
Female 9,660 9,010 650 7,960 7,250 710
Total non-agricultural occupation 33,045 29,420 3,625 35,820 31,785 4,040
Male 20,930 18,910 2,020 22,300 19,890 2,405
Female 12,120 10,515 1,605 13,525 11,890 1,630

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