Table 2
Proportion (in percentage) of the population aged 14 and under, 15 to 64, and 65 and over, Canada, metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas, 2011

Table 2 Proportion (in percentage) of the population aged 14 and under, 15 to 64, and 65 and over, Canada, metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas, 2011
Description This table displays the results of table 2 proportion (in percentage) of the population aged 14 and under. The information is grouped by statistical area classification (appearing as row headers), 2011, differences between 2006 and 2011, 14 and under, 15 to 64 and 65 and older, calculated using percentage and percentage point units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Statistical Area Classification 2011 Differences between 2006 and 2011
14 and under 15 to 64 65 and older 14 and under 15 to 64 65 and older
percentage percentage point
Canada 16.7 68.5 14.8 -0.9 -0.2 1.1
Census metropolitan areas (CMAs) 16.7 69.5 13.7 -0.9 0.0 0.9
Census agglomerations (CAs) 16.2 66.8 17.0 -0.9 -0.6 1.5
Outside of CMAs and CAs 17.2 65.7 17.2 -1.0 -0.7 1.7
Close to CMAs or CAsFootnote 1 17.1 67.4 15.6 -1.0 -0.7 1.7
Remote from CMAs and CAsFootnote 2 17.1 65.0 17.9 -1.0 -0.8 1.8
TerritoriesFootnote 3 27.2 66.9 5.9 -1.7 0.8 0.8

Sources: Statistics Canada, censuses of population, 2006 and 2011.

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