Data tables, 2016 Census

Structural Type of Dwelling (10) and Household Size (8) for Occupied Private Dwellings of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 100% Data

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This table details structural type of dwelling and household size for occupied private dwellings in Canada
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Structural type of dwelling (10) Household size (8)
Total - Household size 1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4 persons 5 or more persons Number of persons in private households Average household size
Total - Structural type of dwelling 14,072,080 3,969,790 4,834,605 2,140,640 1,946,275 1,180,770 34,460,065 2.4
Single-detached house 7,541,495 1,299,600 2,777,070 1,286,880 1,352,990 824,955 20,748,070 2.8
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 1,391,040 701,525 438,040 135,825 76,170 39,470 2,506,525 1.8
Other attached dwellingFootnote 1 4,949,790 1,901,870 1,543,575 694,510 502,115 307,725 10,807,935 2.2
Semi-detached house 698,795 146,935 227,115 133,975 118,955 71,815 1,880,600 2.7
Row house 891,305 216,160 283,325 173,720 135,620 82,480 2,305,890 2.6
Apartment or flat in a duplex 784,295 241,315 243,780 122,455 101,075 75,675 1,934,935 2.5
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 2,539,390 1,283,785 777,265 259,610 142,985 75,745 4,608,960 1.8
Other single-attached house 36,005 13,680 12,090 4,750 3,470 2,010 77,545 2.2
Movable dwellingFootnote 2 189,755 66,795 75,915 23,425 15,000 8,620 397,530 2.1

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

The category 'Other attached-dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

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Footnote 2

The category 'Movable dwelling' includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats, recreational vehicles and railroad cars.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016016.

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