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Table 7
Census subdivision types by province and territory, 2006 Census

Census subdivision type Total N.L. P.E.I. N.S. N.B. Que. Ont. Man. Sask. Alta. B.C. Y.T. N.W.T. Nvt.

N.L. Newfoundland and Labrador
P.E.I. Prince Edward Island
N.S. Nova Scotia
N.B. New Brunswick
Que. Quebec
Ont. Ontario
Man. Manitoba
Sask. Saskatchewan
Alta. Alberta
B.C. British Columbia
Y.T. Yukon Territory
N.W.T. Northwest Territories
Nvt. Nunavut
... not applicable

Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

C
City / Cité
7 3 4
CC
Chartered community
3 3
Cité
1 1
CG
Community government
4 4
CM
County (municipality)
28 28
CN
Crown colony / Colonie de la couronne
1 1
COM
Community
33 33
CT
Canton (municipalité de)
50 50
CU
Cantons unis (municipalité de)
2 2
CY
City
146 3 2 5 46 9 14 16 48 1 1 1
DM
District municipality
50 50
HAM
Hamlet
35 2 9 24
ID
Improvement district
7 7
IGD
Indian government district
2 2
IM
Island municipality
1 1
IRI
Indian reserve / Réserve indienne
1,095 2 4 26 20 30 148 82 177 93 507 4 2
LGD
Local government district
2 2
LOT
Township and royalty
67 67
M
Municipality / Municipalité
3 3
MD
Municipal district
49 12 37
Municipalité
578 578
MU
Municipality
52 52
NH
Northern hamlet
9 9
NL
Nisga'a land
1 1
NO
Unorganized / Non organisé
133 97 17 10 2 2 2 3
NV
Northern village
13 13
NVL
Nisga'a village
5 5
P
Parish / Paroisse (municipalité de)
152 152
PE
Paroisse (municipalité de)
215 215
RCR
Rural community / Communauté rurale
1 1
RDA
Regional district electoral area
162 162
RG
Region
1 1
RGM
Regional municipality
4 3 1
RM
Rural municipality
414 118 296
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
14 11 3
SM
Specialized municipality
2 2
SNO
Subdivision of unorganized / Subdivision non organisée
92 92
SV
Summer village
51 51
T
Town
751 279 7 31 15 88 52 147 110 15 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
210 210
TV
Town / Ville
12 11 1
V
Ville
220 220
VC
Village cri
8 8
VK
Village naskapi
1 1
VL
Village
583 69 51 11 20 284 101 42 4 1
VN
Village nordique
14 14