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Published by The Division ; published under the authority of the President of the Treasury Board in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Women -- Employment -- Canada.,
  • Working class women -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Census, 1976.

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StatementStatistics Canada, Demography Division.
ContributionsCanada. Treasury Board.
The Physical Object
Pagination[30] p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18184706M

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