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Maptour: Population Composition, 1891-1961
Canadians Urbanize

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Graph: Population_Growth, 1891-1961

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  • On the Browse Graphs topbar, click on "Population growth," to open the graph "Population growth, 1891-1961."

Notice ...

  • During the 1910s Canada made the transition from being a predominantly rural country to being predominantly urban.


  • Through two-thirds of the 20th century the rural population actually increased, even as its proportion decreased.
  • The trend shown here may not have persisted in the half century since 1961.

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