A profile of Canadian women in rural, remote and northern communities: SW21-171/2012E-PDF

"In 2006, the last census year for which data are currently available, approximately 2.8 million women resided in rural Canada, while another 176,000 women resided in remote areas. This represents approximately 18% of the total female population in Canada, and approximately 50% of the total rural and remote population"--Demographic Profile, p. 2.

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Department/Agency Status of Women Canada.
Title A profile of Canadian women in rural, remote and northern communities
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Un profil des femmes dans les collectivités rurales, éloignées et nordiques du Canada.
Date 2012]
Number of Pages 19 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • SW21-171/2012E-PDF
Subject Terms Women