Canada: university/college enrollment 2016/17, by gender and field of study

Number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2016/17, by gender and field of study

Canada: university/college enrollment 2016/17, by gender and field of study This statistic shows the total number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by gender and field of study. In 2016/17, around 155,349 women were enrolled in the field of Humanities in Canada.
Show more

Number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in 2016/17, by gender and field of study

Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Field of studyMenWomen
Business, management and public administration173,172199,614
Social and behavioural sciences and law84,783189,660
Health and related fields65,850188,568
Humanities103,203155,349
Other instructional programs70,87297,671
Physical and life sciences and technologies73,12590,252
Education20,60168,895
Visual and performing arts and communications technologies29,90446,719
Architecture, engineering and related technologies172,83644,664
Mathematics, computer and information sciences56,31020,811
Personal, protective and transportation services21,63018,006
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation14,09716,872
Personal improvement and leisure8,84712,192
Field of studyMenWomen
Business, management and public administration173,172199,614
Social and behavioural sciences and law84,783189,660
Health and related fields65,850188,568
Humanities103,203155,349
Other instructional programs70,87297,671
Physical and life sciences and technologies73,12590,252
Education20,60168,895
Visual and performing arts and communications technologies29,90446,719
Architecture, engineering and related technologies172,83644,664
Mathematics, computer and information sciences56,31020,811
Personal, protective and transportation services21,63018,006
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation14,09716,872
Personal improvement and leisure8,84712,192
Download Settings Share
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
This statistic shows the total number of students enrolled in postsecondary institutions in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by gender and field of study. In 2016/17, around 155,349 women were enrolled in the field of Humanities in Canada.
Show more
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Higher education in the United Kingdom (UK)"
  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Undergraduates
  • Postgraduates
  • Results
  • Student loans and debt
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.