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

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Census families on farms, by family size, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(Saskatchewan)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % of total number % of total % change
Sask.          
Total number of census families 43,770 100.0 39,000 100.0 -10.9
Size of census family          
2 persons 20,115 46.0 20,495 52.6 1.9
3 persons 7,585 17.3 6,235 16.0 -17.8
4 persons 8,770 20.0 7,095 18.2 -19.1
5 persons 5,115 11.7 3,845 9.9 -24.8
6 persons 1,825 4.2 1,100 2.8 -39.7
7 persons and over 365 0.8 240 0.6 -34.2
Average size of census family 3.1 ... 3.0 ... -3.2

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