Number of Census Farms and Number of Farm Operators, Canada and the Provinces, 2016


Province Number of Census Farms Total Operators Operators of Farms with one Operator Operators of Farms with two or more Operators
Newfoundland
407
500
310
190
Prince Edward Island
1,353
1,810
915
895
Nova Scotia
3,478
4,630
2,290
2,340
New Brunswick
2,255
3,005
1,540
1,465
Quebec
28,919
41,995
16,215
25,780
Ontario
49,600
70,470
28,390
42,080
Manitoba
14,791
20,140
9,380
10,760
Saskatchewan
34,523
45,350
22,525
22,825
Alberta
40,638
57,605
23,225
34,380
British Columbia
17,528
26,430
8,940
17,490
Canada
193,492
271,935
113,730
158,205

Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.

Reference: Statistique Canada, Recensement de l'agriculture


Author :  
Anna Staciwa- Statistician/OMAFRA)
Last Reviewed :  
 10 May 2017
For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca