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

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Census families on farms, by family size, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(Ontario)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % of total number % of total % change
Ont.          
Total number of census families 57,155 100.0 54,805 100.0 -4.1
Size of census family          
2 persons 22,355 39.1 23,800 43.4 6.5
3 persons 10,615 18.6 9,645 17.6 -9.1
4 persons 11,950 20.9 10,495 19.1 -12.2
5 persons 7,140 12.5 6,480 11.8 -9.2
6 persons 3,310 5.8 2,705 4.9 -18.3
7 persons and over 1,795 3.1 1,680 3.1 -6.4
Average size of census family 3.4 ... 3.3 ... -2.9

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