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Watson Lake

Marital Status and Census Family Structure Census 2006

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% data955
Never legally married (single)470
Legally married (and not separated)310
Separated, but still legally married35
Divorced95
Widowed45
Total population 15 years and over by common-law status - 100% data960
Not in a common-law relationship740
In a common-law relationship220
Total number of census families in private households - 20% sample data335
Size of census family: 2 persons185
Size of census family: 3 persons60
Size of census family: 4 persons50
Size of census family: 5 or more persons35
Total number of census families in private households - 20% sample data335
Total couple families by family structure and number of children260
Married couples150
Without children at home75
With children at home75
1 child30
2 children25
3 or more children20
Common-law couples110
Without children at home60
With children at home55
1 child20
2 children20
3 or more children10
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children75
Female parent50
1 child30
2 children10
3 or more children0
Male parent25
1 child25
2 children0
3 or more children0
Total number of children at home - 20% sample data380
Under six years of age90
6 to 14 years155
15 to 17 years55
18 to 24 years60
25 years and over25
Average number of children at home per census family1.1
Total number of persons in private households - 20% sample data1,195
Number of persons not in census families220
Living with relatives30
Living with non-relatives only40
Living alone150
Number of census family persons975
Average number of persons per census family2.9
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over - 20% sample data85
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over30
Living with relatives0
Living with non-relatives only0
Living alone20
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over60