Data tables, 2016 Census

Family Characteristics of Children (17), Age (4B) and Sex (3) for the Population aged 0 to 14 Years in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 and 2011 Censuses - 100% Data

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This table details family characteristics of children , age and sex for the population aged 0 to 14 years in private households in Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard
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Family characteristics of children (17) Age (4B)
Total - Age 0 to 4 years 5 to 9 years 10 to 14 years
Total - Family characteristics of children (restricted to persons aged 0 to 14 years)Footnote 1 22,630 6,990 7,890 7,755
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 22,505 6,945 7,855 7,700
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsFootnote 2 15,920 5,430 5,540 4,955
In an intact familyFootnote 3 14,820 4,925 5,135 4,765
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 4 1,100 500 405 190
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 1,440 150 515 780
In a simple stepfamilyFootnote 5 710 100 260 355
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 6 735 55 255 425
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyFootnote 7 5,000 1,350 1,750 1,905
With a male lone parent 940 190 330 425
With a female lone parent 4,060 1,160 1,415 1,480
Living with grandparents without parents present 145 25 55 70
With two grandparents without parents present 95 15 35 40
With one grandparent without parents present 55 10 20 30
Persons not in census families 125 40 35 50
Living with other relativesFootnote 8 45 10 10 20
Foster children 80 25 25 25

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Footnote 1

For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Census family; Stepfamily status of couple family with children; and Relationship structure of stepfamily.

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Footnote 2

One or more grandparents of the child may also be present in the household.

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Footnote 3

In an intact family, all children are the biological or adopted children of both persons in the couple. This category also includes children living in census families for whom it cannot be determined whether it is an intact family or a stepfamily.

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Footnote 4

In a complex stepfamily, some or all of the children are step-siblings or half-siblings.

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Footnote 5

In a simple stepfamily, none of the children are step-siblings or half-siblings.

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Footnote 6

In a complex stepfamily, some or all of the children are step-siblings or half-siblings.

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Footnote 7

One or more grandparents of the child may also be present in the household.

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Footnote 8

Excluding foster children.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016041.

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