Appendix Table A6
Population of self-contained labour areas classified in two dimensions of the degree of rurality, Canada, 2006

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Appendix Table A6
Population of self-contained labour areas classified in two dimensions of the degree of rurality, Canada, 2006
Table summary
This table displays the results of population of self-contained labour areas classified in two dimensions of the degree of rurality. This information is grouped by Self-contained labour areas (SLA) classified by "highest ranking component census subdivision (CSD)" according to the Statistical Area Classification (appearing as row headers), less than 10%, 10% to 19%, 20% to 29%, 30% to 39%, 40% to 49%, 50% to 59%, 60% to 69%, 70% to 79%, 80% to 89%, 90% to 99%, 100%, mainly-census-rural SLAs (subtotal) and all SLAs (appearing as column headers), calculated using total population (2006) and percentage as a unit of measure.
Self-contained labour areas (SLA) classified by "highest ranking component census subdivision (CSD)" according to the Statistical Area Classification Self-contained labour areas (SLA) classified by share of population residing in census rural areas
Less than 10% 10% to 19% 20% to 29% 30% to 39% 40% to 49% 50% to 59% 60% to 69% 70% to 79% 80% to 89% 90% to 99% 100% Mainly-census-rural SLAs (subtotal) All SLAs
  total population (2006)
CMA SLA 15,643,671 5,473,329 1,479,799 1,224,434 122,466 94,344 0 0 0 0 0 94,344 24,038,043
Larger CA SLA 0 75,455 905,566 202,295 296,248 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,479,564
Smaller CA SLA 80,407 122,380 646,790 945,280 1,017,368 602,912 140,505 0 0 0 0 743,417 3,555,642
Strictly-RST SLAs (subtotal) 12,361 23,132 80,845 87,712 222,533 626,478 261,922 396,189 249,257 53,821 175,365 1,763,032 2,189,615
Strong MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 131,014 0 18,311 32,129 12,905 0 194,359 194,359
Moderate MIZ SLA 0 4,261 7,389 73,073 118,916 346,514 183,910 272,827 125,034 40,916 80,637 1,049,838 1,253,477
Weak MIZ SLA 12,361 18,871 69,499 14,639 103,617 148,950 78,012 105,051 92,094 0 81,829 505,936 724,923
No MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8,284 8,284 8,284
RST Territories SLA 0 0 3,957 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,615 4,615 8,572
All SLAs 15,736,439 5,694,296 3,113,000 2,459,721 1,658,615 1,323,734 402,427 396,189 249,257 53,821 175,365 2,600,793 31,262,864
  percent distribution within each row
CMA SLA 65 23 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
Larger CA SLA 0 5 61 14 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
Smaller CA SLA 2 3 18 27 29 17 4 0 0 0 0 21 100
Strictly-RST SLAs (subtotal) 1 1 4 4 10 29 12 18 11 2 8 81 100
Strong MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 67 0 9 17 7 0 100 100
Moderate MIZ SLA 0 0 1 6 9 28 15 22 10 3 6 84 100
Weak MIZ SLA 2 3 10 2 14 21 11 14 13 0 11 70 100
No MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 100 100
RST Territories SLA 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 54 54 100
All SLAs 50 18 10 8 5 4 1 1 1 0 1 8 100
  percent distribution within each column
CMA SLA 99 96 48 50 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 4 77
Larger CA SLA 0 1 29 8 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Smaller CA SLA 1 2 21 38 61 46 35 0 0 0 0 29 11
Strictly-RST SLAs (subtotal) 0 0 3 4 13 47 65 100 100 100 100 68 7
Strong MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 5 13 24 0 7 1
Moderate MIZ SLA 0 0 0 3 7 26 46 69 50 76 46 40 4
Weak MIZ SLA 0 0 2 1 6 11 19 27 37 0 47 19 2
No MIZ SLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
RST Territories SLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
All SLAs 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Source: Authors' computation based on 2006 Census of Population data.
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