Table 2.4
Distribution of streamflow, water area and 2006 population, by province and territory

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Distribution of streamflow, water area and 2006 population, by province and territory
  Streamflow Water area Population
Canada 100.0 100.0 100.0
Newfoundland and Labrador 8.6 5.0 1.6
Prince Edward Island 0.1 0.1 0.4
Nova Scotia 1.2 0.5 2.9
New Brunswick 1.3 0.2 2.3
Quebec 21.6 18.6 23.9
Ontario 8.9 8.8 38.5
Manitoba 2.6 10.0 3.6
Saskatchewan 1.5 7.0 3.1
Alberta 1.9 2.6 10.4
British Columbia 24.0 3.0 13.0
Yukon 4.2 1.0 0.1
Northwest Territories and Nunavut 24.0 43.3 0.2
Fernandes, R., G. Pavlic, W. Chen and R. Fraser, 2001, 1-km Water Fraction From National Topographic Data Base Maps, Canada, Natural Resources Canada, (accessed April 29, 2002). Pearse, P.H., F. Bertrand and J.W. MacLaren, 1985, Currents of Change: Final Report of the Inquiry on Federal Water Policy, Environment Canada, Ottawa. Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 051-0001.
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