Data tables, 2016 Census

Marital Status (13), Age (16) and Sex (3) for the Population 15 Years and Over of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 and 2011 Censuses - 100% Data

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This table details marital status , age and sex for the population 15 years and over in British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique
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Marital status (13) Age (16)
Total - Age 15 to 19 years 20 to 24 years 25 to 29 years 30 to 34 years 35 to 39 years 40 to 44 years 45 to 49 years 50 to 54 years 55 to 59 years 60 to 64 years 65 to 69 years 70 to 74 years 75 to 79 years 80 to 84 years 85 years and over
Total - Marital statusFootnote 1 3,956,670 258,980 287,560 303,000 313,750 293,590 295,045 322,365 354,370 354,930 324,095 287,525 201,785 145,230 105,260 109,190
Married or living common law 2,297,330 2,785 39,515 125,645 199,985 211,510 217,880 233,710 252,645 252,070 231,820 203,715 138,955 92,705 57,425 36,965
Married 1,925,340 325 10,890 66,300 146,310 172,730 184,565 200,550 218,285 220,890 208,195 186,920 129,935 88,290 55,345 35,815
Living common law 371,985 2,460 28,630 59,340 53,670 38,785 33,320 33,160 34,355 31,175 23,620 16,795 9,020 4,415 2,080 1,150
Never married 258,690 2,460 28,500 58,095 49,295 31,790 23,025 19,125 16,950 12,895 8,200 4,835 2,035 890 375 230
Separated 18,755 0 70 465 1,290 2,005 2,630 3,055 3,160 2,555 1,665 990 515 230 105 35
Divorced 85,255 5 45 765 3,015 4,870 7,435 10,530 13,480 14,545 12,365 9,495 5,160 2,270 900 365
Widowed 9,280 5 10 25 70 120 220 445 770 1,185 1,400 1,475 1,310 1,025 705 525
Not married and not living common law 1,659,340 256,195 248,045 177,355 113,765 82,080 77,160 88,660 101,730 102,855 92,270 83,805 62,830 52,525 47,830 72,225
Never married 1,076,085 256,190 246,935 172,015 100,520 61,740 46,650 45,490 45,600 37,935 26,520 17,105 8,670 4,760 2,970 2,990
Separated 105,700 5 600 2,825 6,625 9,385 12,275 14,650 15,625 14,065 10,680 8,000 4,670 3,040 1,905 1,350
Divorced 263,870 0 375 2,195 6,135 10,185 16,820 25,750 35,125 41,050 39,745 36,065 23,200 13,815 7,815 5,595
Widowed 213,685 0 140 325 485 760 1,420 2,770 5,380 9,815 15,330 22,630 26,290 30,910 35,145 62,290

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Footnote 1

For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Marital status.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016032.

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