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

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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)
(Ontario)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % change
Ont.      
Total number of farms 59,728 57,211 -4.2
       
Total farm population1 186,410 178,575 -4.2
Rural farm population 181,230 171,410 -5.4
Urban2 farm population 5,180 7,165 38.3
Total population 11,410,046 12,160,282 6.6
Rural population 1,747,499 1,809,206 3.5
Urban population 9,662,547 10,351,076 7.1
  %
Farm population as a % of total population 1.6 1.5 …
Rural farm population as a % of total rural population 10.4 9.5 …
Rural population as a % of total population 15.3 14.9 …

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