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Percentage distribution of couples by various ethnocultural characteristics, Canada, 2011
|This cell is intentionally left blank||All couples||Mixed unions||Non-mixed unions|
|Number of couples in private households||7,888,100||360,045||7,528,050|
|Country of birth||100.0||100.0||100.0|
|Both spouses born in Canada||66.9||25.3||68.9|
|Both spouses born outside Canada in the same country||18.2||6.0||18.8|
|Spouses born outside Canada in two different countries||3.7||19.4||3.0|
|One spouse born in Canada, the other in another country||11.2||49.2||9.3|
|Same religious affiliation||73.6||52.8||74.6|
|No religious affiliation for either spouse||16.6||20.4||16.5|
|One spouse with a religious affiliation, the other with no religious affiliation||8.6||17.3||8.2|
|Different religious affiliations Footnote 1||1.2||9.5||0.8|
|Having one or more common mother tongue(s)||87.6||45.4||89.6|
|No common mother tongue||12.4||54.6||10.4|
Source: Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, 2011.