Table 5
Census subdivision types by province and territory, 2011 Census

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Table 5
Census subdivision types by province and territory, 2011 Census
Census subdivision type Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Prince Edward Island Nova Scotia New Brunswick Quebec Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Yukon Northwest Territories Nunavut
C City / Cité 6 . . . 4 . 2 . . . . . . .
CC Chartered community 3 . . . . . . . . . . . 3 .
CG Community government 4 . . . . . . . . . . . 4 .
CN Crown colony / Colonie de la couronne 1 . . . . . . . 1 . . . . .
COM Community 33 . 33 . . . . . . . . . . .
CT Canton (municipalité de) 45 . . . . 45 . . . . . . . .
CU Cantons unis (municipalité de) 2 . . . . 2 . . . . . . . .
CV City / Ville 2 . . . . . 2 . . . . . . .
CY City 149 3 2 . 4 . 46 9 16 17 49 1 1 1
DM District municipality 52 . . . . . . . . . 52 . . .
HAM Hamlet 36 . . . . . . . . . . 2 10 24
ID Improvement district 7 . . . . . . . . 7 . . . .
IGD Indian government district 2 . . . . . . . . . 2 . . .
IM Island municipality 1 . . . . . . . . . 1 . . .
IRI Indian reserve / Réserve indienne 961 3 4 25 18 27 139 75 168 81 419 . 2 .
LGD Local government district 2 . . . . . . 2 . . . . . .
LOT Township and royalty 67 . 67 . . . . . . . . . . .
M Municipality / Municipalité 3 . . . . . 3 . . . . . . .
MD Municipal district 76 . . 12 . . . . . 64 . . . .
Municipalité 619 . . . . 619 . . . . . . . .
MU Municipality 54 . . . . . 54 . . . . . . .
NH Northern hamlet 11 . . . . . . . 11 . . . . .
NL Nisga'a land 1 . . . . . . . . . 1 . . .
NO Unorganized / Non organisé 137 . . . . 96 16 10 2 . . 4 6 3
NV Northern village 11 . . . . . . . 11 . . . . .
P Parish / Paroisse (municipalité de) 150 . . . 150 . . . . . . . . .
PE Paroisse (municipalité de) 179 . . . . 179 . . . . . . . .
RCR Rural community / Communauté rurale 4 . . . 4 . . . . . . . . .
RDA Regional district electoral area 158 . . . . . . . . . 158 . . .
RG Region 1 1 . . . . . . . . . . . .
RGM Regional municipality 4 . . 3 . . . . . . 1 . . .
RM Rural municipality 413 . . . . . . 117 296 . . . . .
RV Resort village 40 . . . . . . . 40 . . . . .
S-É Indian settlement / Établissement indien 28 . . . . 6 5 4 1 4 3 5 . .
SA Special area 3 . . . . . . . . 3 . . . .
SC Subdivision of county municipality / Subdivision municipalité de comté 28 . . 28 . . . . . . . . . .
Settlement / Établissement 13 . . . . . . . . . . 13 . .
SET Settlement 13 . . . . . . . . . . . 10 3
SG Self-government / Autonomie gouvernementale 4 . . . . . . . . . . 4 . .
SM Specialized municipality 5 . . . . . . . . 5 . . . .
SNO Subdivision of unorganized / Subdivision non organisée 92 92 . . . . . . . . . . . .
SV Summer village 51 . . . . . . . . 51 . . . .
T Town 743 277 7 31 13 . 88 51 147 108 14 3 4 .
TC Terres réservées aux Cris 8 . . . . 8 . . . . . . . .
TI Terre inuite 12 . . . . 12 . . . . . . . .
TK Terres réservées aux Naskapis 1 . . . . 1 . . . . . . . .
TL Teslin land 1 . . . . . . . . . . 1 . .
TP Township 207 . . . . . 207 . . . . . . .
TV Town / Ville 15 . . . 14 . 1 . . . . . . .
V Ville 222 . . . . 222 . . . . . . . .
VC Village cri 8 . . . . 8 . . . . . . . .
VK Village naskapi 1 . . . . 1 . . . . . . . .
VL Village 550 . . . 66 45 11 19 266 95 43 4 1 .
VN Village nordique 14 . . . . 14 . . . . . . . .
Total 5,253 376 113 99 273 1,285 574 287 959 435 743 37 41 31
... not applicable
Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population.
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