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Population growth is up in all Atlantic provinces, but still remains below the national average

The population growth rates of Prince Edward Island (+3.2%), New Brunswick (+2.9%) and Newfoundland and Labrador (+1.8%) have each increased substantially between 2006 and 2011.

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Highest increase in the number of children aged 4 and under in 50 years

The population of children aged 4 and under increased 11.0% between 2006 and 2011. This was the result of slightly higher fertility level and an increase in the number of women aged between 20 and 34 during that period.

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Lowest population growth for Ontario since the 1981 to 1986 period

Ontario's population grew by 5.7% between 2006 and 2011. This is slightly lower than the growth of 6.6% between 2001 and 2006, and the lowest population growth since the period from 1981 to 1986. Nevertheless, this growth was close to the national average.

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Nicolet, Quebec

2011 Census Profile (selected characteristics) - Nicolet, Quebec
Place type Ville
Population in 2011 7,828
Population in 2006 7,827
Percent change, 2006 to 2011 +0.0
Median age 48.7
Percent aged 15 and over 86.5
Population density (sq. km) 81.5
Land area (sq. km) 96.11
Number of private households 3,370
Avg. number of persons in private households 2.2

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