Population, urban and rural, by province and territory (Nova Scotia)

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Population, urban and rural, by province and territory
(Nova Scotia)
  Population Urban Rural Urban Rural
  number % of total population
N.S.  
1851 276,854 20,749 256,105 7 93
1861 330,857 25,026 305,831 8 92
1871 387,800 32,082 355,718 8 92
1881 440,572 63,542 377,030 14 86
1891 450,396 76,993 373,403 17 83
1901 459,574 129,383 330,191 28 72
1911 492,338 186,128 306,210 38 62
1921 523,837 227,038 296,799 43 57
1931 512,846 231,654 281,192 45 55
1941 577,962 267,540 310,422 46 54
1951 642,584 344,831 297,753 54 46
1956 694,717 399,094 295,623 57 43
1961 737,007 400,512 336,495 54 46
1966 756,039 438,907 317,132 58 42
1971 788,965 447,405 341,560 57 43
1976 828,570 462,590 365,975 56 44
1981 847,442 466,842 380,600 55 45
1986 873,175 471,125 402,050 54 46
1991 899,942 481,508 418,434 54 46
1996 909,282 497,858 411,424 55 45
2001 908,007 507,009 400,998 56 44
2006 913,462 506,932 406,530 56 45
2011 921,727 521,338 400,389 57 43

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