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

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Census families on farms, by family size, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(British Columbia)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % of total number % of total % change
B.C.          
Total number of census families 18,860 100.0 18,755 100.0 -0.6
Size of census family          
2 persons 8,470 44.9 9,315 49.7 10.0
3 persons 3,310 17.6 3,130 16.7 -5.4
4 persons 3,730 19.8 3,440 18.3 -7.8
5 persons 2,035 10.8 1,955 10.4 -3.9
6 persons 895 4.7 610 3.3 -31.8
7 persons and over 430 2.3 310 1.7 -27.9
Average size of census family 3.2 ... 3.1 ... -3.1

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