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2011 National Household Survey: Data tables
Tabulation: Housing Tenure (4), Age Groups of Primary Household Maintainer (8), Household Type (9) and Structural Type of Dwelling (5) for Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2011 National Household Survey
|Age groups of primary household maintainer (8)||Housing tenure (4)|
|Total - Housing tenure||Owner||Renter||Band housing|
|Total - Age groups of primary household maintainerFootnote 3||1,110||1,065||40||0|
|Under 25 years||65||70||0||0|
|25 to 34 years||105||90||15||0|
|35 to 44 years||165||145||15||0|
|45 to 54 years||230||230||0||0|
|55 to 64 years||235||215||0||0|
|65 to 74 years||140||135||0||0|
|75 years and over||175||175||0||0|
- 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
Household type - Refers to the basic division of private households into family and non-family households. Family household refers to a household that contains at least one census family, that is, a married couple with or without children, or a couple living common law with or without children, or a lone parent living with one or more children (lone-parent family). One-family household refers to a single census family (with or without other persons) that occupies a private dwelling. Multiple-family household refers to a household in which two or more census families (with or without additional persons) occupy the same private dwelling. Family households may also be divided based on the presence of persons not in a census family.
Non-family household refers to either one person living alone in a private dwelling or to a group of two or more people who share a private dwelling, but who do not constitute a census family.
- Footnote 2
For the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) estimates, the global non-response rate (GNR) is used as an indicator of data quality. This indicator combines complete non-response (household) and partial non-response (question) into a single rate. The value of the GNR is presented to users. A smaller GNR indicates a lower risk of non-response bias and as a result, lower risk of inaccuracy. The threshold used for estimates' suppression is a GNR of 50% or more. For more information, please refer to the National Household Survey User Guide, 2011.
- Footnote 3
Primary household maintainer - The first person in the household identified as being a household maintainer.
The order of the persons in a household is determined by the order in which the respondent lists the persons on the questionnaire. Generally, an adult is listed first followed, if applicable, by that person's spouse or common-law partner and by their children. The order does not necessarily correspond to the proportion of household payments made by the person.
Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 National Household Survey, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-014-X2011045.