Canada: elementary/secondary school enrollment 2016/17, by province

Enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools in Canada in 2016/17, by province

Canada: elementary/secondary school enrollment 2016/17, by province This graph shows the total number of students enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by province. In the academic year 2016/17, about 2 million students were enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools in Ontario. At this time, there were a total of around 4.8 million students enrolled in public elementary or secondary schools in Canada, a slight increase from previous years. With a primary school enrollment rate of 99.5 percent in 2017, Canada is one of the countries with the highest share of students in primary schools.
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Enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools in Canada in 2016/17, by province

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Number of students
Ontario2,006,700
Quebec 907,608
Alberta652,272
British Columbia549,921
Manitoba183,018
Saskatchewan 179,190
Nova Scotia 118,566
New Brunswick 97,842
Newfoundland and Labrador 66,183
Prince Edward Island 20,007
Nunavut 10,038
Northwest Territories 8,337
Yukon 5,343
Number of students
Ontario2,006,700
Quebec 907,608
Alberta652,272
British Columbia549,921
Manitoba183,018
Saskatchewan 179,190
Nova Scotia 118,566
New Brunswick 97,842
Newfoundland and Labrador 66,183
Prince Edward Island 20,007
Nunavut 10,038
Northwest Territories 8,337
Yukon 5,343
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This graph shows the total number of students enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools in Canada in the academic year 2016/17, distinguished by province. In the academic year 2016/17, about 2 million students were enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools in Ontario. At this time, there were a total of around 4.8 million students enrolled in public elementary or secondary schools in Canada, a slight increase from previous years. With a primary school enrollment rate of 99.5 percent in 2017, Canada is one of the countries with the highest share of students in primary schools.
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