Dictionary, Census of Population, 2016
Household living arrangements

Release date: May 3, 2017


'Household living arrangements' refers to whether or not the person lives with another person or persons and, if so, whether or not he or she is related to that person or persons.

Statistical unit(s)

Person not in a census family


Household living arrangements

Reported in

2016 and 2011; 2006, 2001 and 1996 (20% sample); 1991, 1986 and 1981. For availability prior to 1981, refer to Appendix 2.0.

Reported for

Population in private households

Question number(s)

Derived variable: Questions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6


Not applicable


Not applicable

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