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Watson Lake

Marital Status and Census Family Structure Census 2001

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined.

TopicValue
Total population 15 years and over by legal marital status - 100% Data900
Never legally married (single)400
Legally married (and not separated)320
Separated, but still legally married40
Divorced85
Widowed50
Total population 15 years and over by common-law status - 100% Data900
Not in a common-law relationship710
In a common-law relationship185
Total number of census families in private households - 20% Sample Data325
Total couple families by family structure and number of children - 20% Sample Data250
Married couples155
Without children at home70
With children at home90
1 child30
2 children40
3 or more children20
Common-law couples95
Without children at home50
With children at home45
1 child15
2 children20
3 or more children10
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children - 20% Sample Data75
Female parent55
1 child30
2 children20
3 or more children10
Male parent20
1 child10
2 children10
3 or more children10
Total number of children at home - 20% Sample Data400
Under 6 years of age105
6-14 years190
15-17 years35
18-24 years45
25 years and over25
Average number of children at home per census family1
Total number of persons in private households - 20% Sample Data1,190
Number of non-family persons215
Living with relatives20
Living with non-relatives only45
Living alone150
Number of family persons975
Average number of persons per census family
Total number of persons 65 years and over - 20% Sample Data75
Number of non-family persons 65 years and over30
Living with relatives0
Living with non-relatives only0
Living alone25
Number of family persons 65 years and over45