Data tables, 2016 Census
Census Family Status and Household Living Arrangements (13), Household Type of Person (9), Age (12) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 and 2011 Census - 100% data
|Census family status and household living arrangements (13)||Household type of person (9)|
|Total - Household type of person||Persons in one-census-family households without additional persons||In a couple census family without children (no other persons present in the household)||In a couple census family with children (no other persons present in the household)||In a lone-parent census family (no other persons present in the household)||Persons in multigenerational householdsFootnote 1||Persons in other census family householdsFootnote 2||Persons in two-or-more-person non-census-family households||Persons living alone (one-person households)|
|Total - Census family status and household living arrangementsFootnote 3||34,460,065||24,835,780||7,254,360||14,386,975||3,194,440||2,162,000||2,152,030||1,340,460||3,969,790|
|Persons in census families||28,352,800||24,835,785||7,254,360||14,386,980||3,194,440||1,910,090||1,606,930||0||0|
|Married spouses and common-law partnersFootnote 4||16,455,845||14,711,115||7,254,365||7,456,755||0||888,135||856,590||0||0|
|Lone parentsFootnote 5||1,612,805||1,250,190||0||0||1,250,190||190,875||171,740||0||0|
|Male lone parents||350,465||265,385||0||0||265,385||46,060||39,020||0||0|
|Female lone parents||1,262,340||984,805||0||0||984,800||144,815||132,725||0||0|
|Children in census families||10,284,155||8,874,475||0||6,930,225||1,944,250||831,075||578,600||0||0|
|Persons not in census families||6,107,260||0||0||0||0||251,910||545,100||1,340,460||3,969,790|
|Living with other relativesFootnote 6||793,715||0||0||0||0||230,620||260,030||303,065||0|
|Living with non-relatives only||1,343,755||0||0||0||0||21,290||285,070||1,037,400||0|
|Persons living alone||3,969,790||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3,969,790|
- Symbol ..
not available for a specific reference period
- Symbol ...
- Symbol x
suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
- Symbol F
too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
In households where there is at least one person living with a child and a grandchild.
- Footnote 2
In households that are not multigenerational where there is one census family with additional persons or more than one census family.
- Footnote 3
Refer to the 2016 Census Dictionary: Census family status; Household living arrangements.
- Footnote 4
The number of married spouses and common-law partners, when divided by two, gives the number of couple census families.
- Footnote 5
The number of lone parents gives the number of lone-parent census families.
- Footnote 6
Includes foster children.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016390.
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