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 Hamilton, C
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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 86,875 28,195 29,285 29,400
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 86,345 28,025 29,140 29,180
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsFootnote 2 63,010 22,610 20,980 19,420
In an intact familyFootnote 3 59,925 21,265 19,905 18,755
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 4 3,085 1,340 1,080 670
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 4,365 535 1,485 2,345
In a simple stepfamilyFootnote 5 2,205 370 720 1,110
In a complex stepfamilyFootnote 6 2,160 165 765 1,230
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyFootnote 7 18,495 4,785 6,490 7,220
With a male lone parent 2,735 575 945 1,215
With a female lone parent 15,755 4,210 5,545 6,005
Living with grandparents without parents present 475 90 185 200
With two grandparents without parents present 245 45 100 100
With one grandparent without parents present 225 45 85 100
Persons not in census families 535 170 145 220
Living with other relativesFootnote 8 320 90 90 145
Foster children 210 80 50 75

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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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