Canada's most populous provinces are the least rural
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Note: Rural and small town refers to the population outside Census Metropolitan Areas (CMAs) and outside Census Agglomerations (CAs). Data are tabulated in the boundaries applicable at the time of the given census.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 1966 to 2006.
Figure source: Statistics Canada, 2008, "Structure and Change in Canada's Rural Demography: An Update to 2006", Rural and Small Town Canada Analysis Bulletin, Volume 7, number 7, catalogue number 21-006-X.
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