Table 6
Distribution (number and percentage) of private households with at least one foster child aged 14 and under by number of foster children and household type, Canada, 2011

Table 6
Distribution (number and percentage) of private households with at least one foster child aged 14 and under by number of foster children and household type, Canada, 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of distribution (number and percentage) of private households with at least one foster child aged 14 and under by number of foster children and household type. The information is grouped by private households with at least one foster child aged 14 and under (appearing as row headers), number and percentage (appearing as column headers).
Private households with at least one foster child aged 14 and under Number Percentage
Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2011.
Total 17,410 100.0
Number of foster children
One 7,845 45.1
Two 5,010 28.8
Three or more 4,555 26.2
Household type
Married couple 9,910 56.9
Common-law couple 2,165 12.4
Lone-parent family 2,430 14.0
Multiple-family 990 5.7
Other 1,915 11.0
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