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Marital Status and Census Family Structure Census 2006

TopicValue
Total population 15 years and over by legal marital status - 100% data24,655
Never legally married (single)10,770
Legally married (and not separated)9,595
Separated, but still legally married975
Divorced2,365
Widowed950
Total population 15 years and over by common-law status - 100% data24,655
Not in a common-law relationship20,695
In a common-law relationship3,965
Total number of census families in private households - 20% sample data8,335
Size of census family: 2 persons4,090
Size of census family: 3 persons1,940
Size of census family: 4 persons1,660
Size of census family: 5 or more persons635
Total number of census families in private households - 20% sample data8,335
Total couple families by family structure and number of children6,605
Married couples4,640
Without children at home2,010
With children at home2,635
1 child970
2 children1,195
3 or more children465
Common-law couples1,970
Without children at home1,065
With children at home900
1 child430
2 children335
3 or more children135
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children1,725
Female parent1,280
1 child760
2 children415
3 or more children105
Male parent440
1 child255
2 children130
3 or more children60
Total number of children at home - 20% sample data9,130
Under six years of age2,050
6 to 14 years3,555
15 to 17 years1,230
18 to 24 years1,725
25 years and over570
Average number of children at home per census family1.1
Total number of persons in private households - 20% sample data29,855
Number of persons not in census families5,780
Living with relatives665
Living with non-relatives only1,215
Living alone3,895
Number of census family persons24,075
Average number of persons per census family2.9
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over - 20% sample data2,155
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over920
Living with relatives95
Living with non-relatives only40
Living alone795
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over1,235