Figure 1
Proportion of couples in mixed unions, Canada, 1991 to 2011

Description for figure 1

The title of the graph is "Figure 1 Proportion of couples in mixed unions, Canada, 1991 to 2011."
This is a column stacked chart.
There are in total 3 categories in the horizontal axis. The vertical axis starts at 0 and ends at 5 with ticks every 1 points.
There are 3 series in this graph.
The vertical axis is "%."
The units of the horizontal axis are years from 1991 to 2011.
The title of series 1 is "Mixed unions in which one spouse or partner is a visible minority member and the other is not."
The minimum value is 2.4 occurring in 1991.
The maximum value is 3.9 occurring in 2011.
The title of series 2 is "Mixed unions in which the two spouses or partners are members of different visible minorities."
The minimum value is 0.3 occurring in 1991.
The maximum value is 0.7 occurring in 2011.
The title of series 3 is "Total mixed unions."
The minimum value is 2.6 occurring in 1991.
The maximum value is 4.6 occurring in 2011.

Data table for figure 1
Year Mixed unions in which one spouse or partner is a visible minority member and the other is not Mixed unions in which the two spouses or partners are members of different visible minorities Total mixed unions
1991 2.4 0.3 2.6
2001 2.8 0.4 3.1
2011 3.9 0.7 4.6

Source(s): Statistics Canada, censuses of population, 1991 and 2001; National Household Survey, 2011.

Figure 1 Proportion of couples in mixed unions, Canada, 1991 to 2011

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