Dwelling, private, occupied by usual residents

Part A - Short definition:

A separate set of living quarters in which a person or a group of persons live permanently.

Part B - Detailed definition:

Refers to a separate set of living quarters with a private entrance either from outside or from a common hall, lobby, vestibule or stairway inside the building in which a person or a group of persons is permanently residing. The entrance to the dwelling must be one that can be used without passing through the living quarters of someone else. Also included are private dwellings whose usual residents are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011.

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See Figure 1.9 for an illustration of the private dwelling occupied by usual residents universe.

The number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents is equal to the number of private households.

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