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Marital Status and Census Family Structure Census 2011

Total population 15 years and over by marital status28,035
Married or living with a common-law partner15,260
Married (and not separated)10,545
Living common-law4,715
Not married and not living with a common-law partner12,775
Single (never legally married)8,875
Total number of census families in private households9,335
Size of census family: 2 persons4,910
Size of census family: 3 persons2,030
Size of census family: 4 persons1,700
Size of census family: 5 or more persons685
Total number of census families in private households9,335
Total couple families by family structure and number of children7,420
Married couples5,080
Without children at home2,400
With children at home2,680
1 child1,025
2 children1,170
3 or more children485
Common-law couples2,340
Without children at home1,360
With children at home985
1 child465
2 children360
3 or more children155
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children1,915
Female parent1,390
1 child815
2 children405
3 or more children175
Male parent525
1 child340
2 children140
3 or more children45
Total children in census families in private households9,605
Under six years of age2,290
6 to 14 years3,420
15 to 17 years1,175
18 to 24 years1,920
25 years and over800
Average number of children at home per census family1.0
Total number of persons in private households33,320
Number of persons not in census families6,965
Living with relatives860
Living with non-relatives only1,765
Living alone4,335
Number of census family persons26,360
Average number of persons per census family2.8
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households2,940
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over1,230
Living with relatives130
Living with non-relatives only75
Living alone1,030
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over1,710