Farm population and total population by rural and urban population, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population) (Prince Edward Island)

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Farm population and total population by rural and urban population, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population)
(Prince Edward Island)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % change
P.E.I.      
Total number of farms 1,845 1,700 -7.9
       
Total farm population1 6,070 5,295 -12.8
Rural farm population 5,945 5,115 -14.0
Urban2 farm population 120 180 50.0
Total population 135,294 135,851 0.4
Rural population 74,619 74,683 0.1
Urban population 60,675 61,168 0.8
  %
Farm population as a % of total population 4.5 3.9 …
Rural farm population as a % of total rural population 8.0 6.8 …
Rural population as a % of total population 55.2 55.0 …

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