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

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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)
(Saskatchewan)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006
  number % change
Sask.      
Total number of farms 50,598 44,329 -12.4
       
Total farm population1 124,390 111,600 -10.3
Rural farm population 119,430 105,015 -12.1
Urban2 farm population 4,960 6,585 32.8
Total population 978,933 968,157 -1.1
Rural population 349,897 339,252 -3.0
Urban population 629,036 628,905 0.0
  %
Farm population as a % of total population 12.7 11.5 …
Rural farm population as a % of total rural population 34.1 31.0 …
Rural population as a % of total population 35.7 35.0 …

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