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 Markham, CY
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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 55,350 17,065 19,070 19,215
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 55,035 16,955 19,000 19,075
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsFootnote 2 46,380 14,670 16,125 15,580
In an intact familyFootnote 3 45,675 14,415 15,870 15,390
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 4 705 260 260 190
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 1,805 490 580 730
In a simple stepfamilyFootnote 5 1,385 450 455 480
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 6 420 45 125 255
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyFootnote 7 6,685 1,760 2,240 2,695
With a male lone parent 1,165 320 375 475
With a female lone parent 5,525 1,440 1,865 2,220
Living with grandparents without parents present 165 45 55 70
With two grandparents without parents present 90 20 30 40
With one grandparent without parents present 75 25 25 35
Persons not in census families 315 110 65 140
Living with other relativesFootnote 8 275 105 60 110
Foster children 45 5 10 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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