Population, urban and rural, by province and territory (Alberta)

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Population, urban and rural, by province and territory
(Alberta)
  Population Urban Rural Urban Rural
  number % of total population
Alta.  
1901 73,022 18,533 54,489 25 75
1911 374,295 137,662 236,633 37 63
1921 588,454 222,904 365,550 38 62
1931 731,605 278,508 453,097 38 62
1941 796,169 306,586 489,583 39 61
1951 939,501 449,675 489,826 48 52
1956 1,123,116 635,824 487,292 57 43
1961 1,331,944 843,211 488,733 63 37
1966 1,463,203 1,007,407 455,796 69 31
1971 1,627,875 1,196,250 431,615 73 27
1976 1,838,035 1,379,170 458,870 75 25
1981 2,237,724 1,727,545 510,179 77 23
1986 2,365,830 1,877,760 488,070 79 21
1991 2,545,553 2,030,893 514,660 80 20
1996 2,696,826 2,142,815 554,011 79 21
2001 2,974,807 2,405,160 569,647 81 19
2006 3,290,350 2,699,851 590,499 82 18
2011 3,645,257 3,030,402 614,855 83 17

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