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Topic-based tabulation: Census Family Status (6), Age Groups (20) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 Census - 20% Sample Data

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Catalogue number:97-553-XCB2006014
Release date:September 12, 2007
Topic:Families and households
Data dimensions:

Note

Note: Census family

A census family refers to a married couple (with or without children of either or both spouses), a couple living common-law (with or without children of either or both partners) or a lone parent of any marital status, with at least one child living in the same dwelling. A couple may be of opposite or same sex. 'Children' in a census family include grandchildren living with their grandparent(s) but with no parents present. For additional information, please refer to the 2006 Census Dictionary, catalogue number 92-566-XWE or 92-566-XPE.

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This table details census family status , age groups and sex for the population in private households in CanadaFootnote 1
Age groups (20) Census family status (6)
Total - Census family status Spouses Common-law partners Lone parents Children in census families Persons not in census families
Total - Age groups 31,074,405 12,211,825 2,753,740 1,414,060 9,733,765 4,961,015
Under 15 years 5,562,525 0 0 0 5,514,550 47,980
15 to 19 years 2,127,140 7,990 29,490 12,900 1,980,415 96,330
15 to 17 years 1,315,635 3,245 4,825 4,765 1,270,255 32,540
18 to 19 years 811,500 4,750 24,665 8,135 710,160 63,790
20 to 24 years 2,060,710 107,610 260,475 52,675 1,224,065 415,875
25 to 29 years 1,967,055 508,975 445,490 87,380 460,140 465,065
30 to 34 years 2,003,935 970,630 388,755 119,850 174,735 349,965
35 to 39 years 2,190,170 1,251,060 346,770 168,195 110,695 313,450
40 to 44 years 2,587,240 1,536,040 364,305 227,750 97,490 361,645
45 to 49 years 2,597,110 1,604,400 314,370 221,300 74,305 382,740
50 to 54 years 2,335,405 1,503,630 235,115 157,520 48,575 390,570
55 to 59 years 2,062,845 1,378,255 163,920 98,925 29,810 391,935
60 to 64 years 1,568,355 1,062,100 98,500 56,270 12,955 338,530
65 years and over 4,011,910 2,281,125 106,550 211,290 6,035 1,406,915
65 to 74 years 2,239,580 1,466,010 79,715 86,655 5,735 601,465
75 years and over 1,772,330 815,110 26,835 124,635 300 805,450
75 to 79 years 839,295 465,355 15,905 47,045 270 310,725
80 to 84 years 567,860 246,235 7,940 41,020 20 272,640
85 years and over 365,175 103,525 2,990 36,570 0 222,085

Footnotes

Footnote 1

Excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 97-553-XCB2006014.

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