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2011 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Topic-based tabulation: Legal Marital Status (6), Common-law Status (3), Age Groups (17) and Sex (3) for the Population 15 Years and Over of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Divisions, Census Subdivisions and Dissemination Areas, 2011 Census

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This table details legal marital status , common-law status , age groups and sex for the population 15 years and over in OntarioFootnote 1
Legal marital status (6) Common-law status (3)
Total - Common-law statusFootnote 2 Not living common law Living common law
Total - Legal marital status 10,671,050 9,879,840 791,210
Single (never legally married) 3,497,550 2,985,020 512,535
Married (and not separated) 5,367,395 5,367,395 0
Separated, but still legally married 376,365 319,810 56,555
Divorced 792,460 593,735 198,730
Widowed 637,275 613,880 23,395

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Footnote 1

Excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements.

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Footnote 2

Common-law refers to two people living together as a couple but not legally married to each other.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-312-XCB2011039.

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