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

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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)
(Quebec)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % change
Que.      
Total number of farms 32,139 30,675 -4.6
       
Total farm population1 96,905 90,940 -6.2
Rural farm population 91,665 84,520 -7.8
Urban2 farm population 5,240 6,410 22.3
Total population 7,237,479 7,546,131 4.3
Rural population 1,420,330 1,495,876 5.3
Urban population 5,817,149 6,050,255 4.0
  %
Farm population as a % of total population 1.3 1.2 …
Rural farm population as a % of total rural population 6.5 5.7 …
Rural population as a % of total population 19.6 19.8 …

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