Ontario: Census 2001: Family Characteristics
|Total by Marital Status||11,410,045|
|Married (including common-law)||4,897,095|
|Total number of families||3,190,990|
|5 or more persons||342,005|
|Total couple families||2,704,880|
|With children at home||1,469,910|
|Without children at home||936,430|
|With children at home||124,875|
|Without children at home||173,665|
|Total lone-parent familiesb||486,105|
|2 or more children||165,235|
|2 or more children||29,480|
Figures may not add to totals due to random rounding.
a Since 2001, the category includes both opposite-sex and same-sex common-law couples.
b For the 2001 Census, a change in the concept of census family has resulted in a higher number of lone-parent families compared to the number established by the 1996 Census. There is an apparent increase of approximately 10% in the number of lone-parent families between 1996 and 2001 due solely to the change in concept. For more information click here.Source: Compiled by the Community Accounts Unit based on information provided from the Census of Population 2001, Statistics Canada.
Copyright: Newfoundland & Labrador Statistics Agency
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Data last updated on March 7, 2017