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Population distribution by the Statistical Area Classification (SAC), 2006 adjusted population and 2011 geography, 2006 Census
This table shows the population distribution and proportion of the population of Canada for each Statistical Area Classification category for the 2006 Census.
|Statistical Area Classification||Total population||% of total population|
|Census metropolitan area||21,534,063||68.1|
|Strong metropolitan influenced zone||1,521,507||4.8|
|Moderate metropolitan influenced zone||2,344,811||7.4|
|Weak metropolitan influenced zone||1,807,499||5.7|
|No metropolitan influenced zone||208,963||0.7|
Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.