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Year  Primary and Secondary School Enrollment
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Fulltime Teachers for Public and Secondary Schools
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College Full-Time Female Enrollment
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College Full-Time Male Enrollment
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College Full-Time Total Enrollment
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University Undergraduate Total Enrollment
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University Graduate Total Enrollment
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University Total Female Enrollment
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University Total Male Enrollment
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University Total Enrollment
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190529,000  924                           
1906                               
1907                               
1908                               
1909                               
191062,000  2,651                           
1911                               
1912                               
1913                               
1914                               
191599,000  4,614                           
1916                               
1917                               
1918                               
1919                               
1920138,000  5,320           989  41        1,030   
1921                               
1922                               
1923                               
1924                               
1925148,000  5,135           1,085  66        1,151   
1926                               
1927                               
1928                               
1929                               
1930169,000  5,844           1,490  84        1,574   
1931                               
1932                               
1933                               
1934                               
1935167,000  5,841           1,745  84        1,829   
1936                               
1937                               
1938                               
1939                               
1940163,000  5,797           1,939  84        2,023   
1941                               
1942                               
1943                               
1944                               
1945156,000  5,445           2,996  101        3,097   
1946                               
1947                               
1948                               
1949                               
1950174,000  6,788           3,015  239        3,254   
1951                               
1952                               
1953                               
1954                               
1955224,000  8,391        1,675  3,873  107  1,090  2,890  3,980   
1956                               
1957                               
1958262,000  10,855        2,026  5,253  246  1,495  4,004  5,499   
1959278,000  11,071  1,640  627  2,267  5,921  294  1,780  4,435  6,215   
1960294,000  11,762  1,704  947  2,651  6,813  350  2,145  5,018  7,163   
1961308,000  12,414  1,935  1,125  3,060  7,777  471  2,567  5,681  8,248   
1962322,000  13,136  2,036  1,223  3,259  8,928  656  3,061  6,523  9,584   
1963337,000  13,884  2,160  1,744  3,904  9,841  825  3,562  7,104  10,666   
1964351,000  14,702  2,424  2,225  4,649  11,329  1,048  4,170  8,207  12,377   
1965362,000  15,518  2,553  2,805  5,358  12,711  1,304  4,995  9,020  14,015   
1966373,000  16,358  2,756  3,455  6,211  14,481  1,603  5,869  10,215  16,084   
1967386,000  17,492  3,646  4,237  7,883  16,772  1,924  6,966  11,730  18,696   
1968402,000  18,770  4,413  5,714  10,127  20,755  2,467  8,729  14,484  23,213   
1969414,000  19,821  4,808  5,857  10,665  23,612  3,012  10,017  16,607  26,624   
1970426,000  20,358  5,127  6,316  11,443  26,314  3,210  11,369  18,155  29,524   
1971428,000  20,521  5,101  7,526  12,627  25,587  3,182  10,739  18,030  28,769   
1972425,000  20,268  5,476  7,854  13,330  24,257  3,507  10,443  17,321  27,764   
1973420,000  20,370  5,616  7,974  13,590  25,605  3,425  11,304  17,726  29,030   
1974432,000  21,167  6,636  7,455  14,091  26,978  3,086  12,152  17,912  30,064   
1975439,000  21,180  9,651  5,612  15,263  28,879  3,310  13,273  18,916  32,189   
1976                               
1977                               
1978                               
1979                               
1980                               
1981                               
1982                               
1983                               
1984                               
1985                               
1986                               
1987                               
1988   24,993                           
1989   25,899                           
1990   26,301                           
1991   26,977                           
1992   27,080                           
1993   26,569                           
1994   25,628                           
1995   25,357                           
1996   25,595                           
1997532,302  25,467                           
1998543,387  26,557                           
1999546,402  26,220                           
2000549,633  27,236                           
2001548,121  27,596                           
2002554,397  26,970  21,957  16,227  38,241                  
2003552,594  26,631  22,581  16,713  39,468        36,219  28,782  65,004   
2004550,983  28,161  23,745  18,027  41,895        37,056  29,619  66,684   
2005551,739  28,758  23,892  17,823  41,796        37,845  30,126  67,980   
2006560,562  28,941  23,793  17,805  41,652        37,635  29,871  67,542   
2007559,119  28,458  24,684  17,895  42,441        37,995  30,432  68,433   
2008564,051  30,006  25,884  17,601  44,298        38,133  30,648  68,787   
2009567,978  31,713  20,796  18,387  37,293        52,161  40,410  92,574   
2010573,198  31,623  20,625  16,491  37,371        54,060  41,748  95,811   
2011577,758  31,716  19,968  16,740  36,441        54,699  42,387  97,089   
2012594,444  32,073  20,226  16,464  36,534     98,793  55,632  43,161  98,793   
 

References and Related Online Materials

Primary and Secondary School Enrollment:

1997-2012. http://www5.statcan.gc.ca/cansim/a26?lang=eng&retrLang=eng&id=4770025&pattern=enrolments&tabMode=dataTable&srchLan=-1&p1=1&p2=49

1905-1975: Statistics Canada. (1983). Total enrolment and percentage of average daily attendance in public elementary and secondary schools, Canada and provinces, selected years, 1866 to 1975 (Table W67-93b). Historical Statistics of Canada (Catalogue no. 11-516-XWE). http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11-516-x/sectionw/4147445-eng.htm#2 (accessed June 22, 2010).

NOTE: Alberta Education data is listed by school-year instead of by calendar year. Data for the 2009-2010 school year is listed as 2009, data from the 2008-2009 school year is listed as 2008, etc.

Fulltime Teachers for Public and Secondary Schools:

2002-2012. http://www5.statcan.gc.ca/cansim/a26?lang=eng&retrLang=eng&id=4770028&tabMode=dataTable&srchLan=-1&p1=-1&p2=9 

1988-2001: Alberta Teachers\' Association (no date). Number of Teachers 1989/90-2001/09 (table). Facts about Education. http://www.teachers.ab.ca/Teaching%20in%20Alberta/Facts%20About%20Education/Pages/Facts%20about%20Education.aspx#number-of-teachers-198990-200809 (accessed June 22, 2010).

1905-1975: Statistics Canada. (1983). Full-time teachers in public elementary and secondary schools, by sex, Canada and provinces, selected years, 1867 to 1975 (Table W150-191c). Historical Statistics of Canada (Catalogue no. 11-516-XWE). http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11-516-x/sectionw/4147445-eng.htm#2 (accessed June 22, 2010).

NOTE: Alberta Teachers\' Association data is listed by school-year instead of by calendar year. Data for the 2009-2010 school year is listed as 2009, data from the 2008-2009 school year is listed as 2008, etc.

College Full-Time Female Enrollment:See reference for College Total Enrollment.
College Full-Time Male Enrollment:See reference for College Total Enrollment.
College Full-Time Total Enrollment:

2007-2012. http://www5.statcan.gc.ca/cansim/a05 

2002-2006: Statistics Canada. (no date).  College enrolments by registration status by sex, by province. Canadian Statistics. Last updated June 8, 2010. http://www40.statcan.ca/l01/cst01/educ61a-eng.htm (accessed June 22, 2010).

1905-1975: Statistics Canada. (1983). Full-time enrolment in post-secondary non-university institutions, by sex, Canada and provinces, 1955 and 1958 to 1975 (Table W307-339). Historical Statistics of Canada (Catalogue no. 11-516-XWE). http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11-516-x/sectionw/4147445-eng.htm#3 (accessed June 22, 2010). 

NOTE: Statistics Canada data from 2002-2006 is listed by school-year instead of by calendar year. Data for the 2009-2010 school year is listed as 2009, data from the 2008-2009 school year is listed as 2008, etc. 

University Undergraduate Total Enrollment:See reference for University Total Enrollment.
University Graduate Total Enrollment:

2012. http://www.statcan.gc.ca/tables-tableaux/sum-som/l01/cst01/educ71a-eng.htm 

See reference for University Total Enrollment.

University Total Female Enrollment:See reference for University Total Enrollment.
University Total Male Enrollment:See reference for University Total Enrollment.
University Total Enrollment:

2003-2007: Statistics Canada. (no date). University enrolments by registration status and sex, by province. Canadian Statistics. Last updated March 23, 2010. http://www40.statcan.ca/l01/cst01/educ53a-eng.htm (accessed June 22, 2010).

1905-1975: Statistics Canada. (1983). Full-time university enrolment, by sex, Canada and provinces, selected years, 1920 to 1975 (Table W340-438e). Historical Statistics of Canada (Catalogue no. 11-516-XWE). http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11-516-x/sectionw/4147445-eng.htm#3 (accessed June 22, 2010). 

NOTE: Statistics Canada data from 2003-2007 is listed by school-year instead of by calendar year. Data for the 2009-2010 school year is listed as 2009, data from the 2008-2009 school year is listed as 2008, etc.