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According to the 2016 census, the province of prince edward island has 142,907 residents the backbone of the economy is farming it produces 25% of canada's potatoes.
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Prince edward island economy and employment agriculture, tourism and fishing are the main industries present in prince edward island about 30 percent of canada's potatoes are grown in prince edward island, providing the most important source of income for the province's 2,000 farms. The top 10 attractions on prince edward island canada’s littlest province brings big attractions to the table, from the setting of a global best-seller to one of the world’s longest bridges confederation centre of the arts.
In 1873 prince edward island became the seventh province of canada the smallest and most densely populated of canada’s 10 provinces, the island has three counties: prince, queens, and kings in 1997 the 8-mile- (129-km-) long confederation bridge was inaugurated.
According to the 2011 census, the province of prince edward island has 140,204 residents it is located approximately 200 km north of halifax, nova scotia and 600 km east of quebec city it consists of the main island plus 231 minor islands. On behalf of the government of prince edward island, the canada revenue agency administers the prince edward island sales tax credit, which is related to the goods and services tax/harmonized sales tax (gst/hst) credit.