Farm population and total population by rural and urban population, by province, (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture and Census of Population) (Nova Scotia)

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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)
(Nova Scotia)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % change
N.S.      
Total number of farms 3,923 3,795 -3.3
       
Total farm population1 10,500 10,250 -2.4
Rural farm population 10,185 9,940 -2.4
Urban2 farm population 320 315 -1.6
Total population 908,007 913,462 0.6
Rural population 400,998 406,537 1.4
Urban population 507,009 506,925 0.0
  %
Farm population as a % of total population 1.2 1.1 …
Rural farm population as a % of total rural population 2.5 2.4 …
Rural population as a % of total population 44.2 44.5 …

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