Census families on farms, by family size, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population) (Prince Edward Island)

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Census families on farms, by family size, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(Prince Edward Island)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % of total number % of total % change
P.E.I.          
Total number of census families 1,900 100.0 1,740 100.0 -8.4
Size of census family          
2 persons 630 33.2 720 41.4 14.3
3 persons 370 19.5 310 17.8 -16.2
4 persons 470 24.7 350 20.1 -25.5
5 persons 300 15.8 265 15.2 -11.7
6 persons 80 4.2 75 4.3 -6.3
7 persons and over 40 2.1 15 0.9 -62.5
Average size of census family 3.5 ... 3.3 ... -5.7

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