Familes with Children at Home, by Family Type
Number of Children at Home by Family Type, Nova Scotia - 2001, 2006, 2011
- In Nova Scotia, two parent families tend to have more total children at home.
- Since 2001, the total number of children at home in two parent families has been decreasing and the total number of children at home in lone-parent families has been increasing.
|Number of Children at Home by Family Type, Nova Scotia - 2001, 2006, 2011|
|Census Year||Number of children||Total couple families||Total lone-parent families|
|Total children at home||11,7575||44,140|
|Total children at home||109,940||45,290|
|Total children at home||102,095||46,730|
Statistics Canada, Presence of Children (5), Number of Children at Home (8) and Census Family Structure (7) for the Census Families in Private Households, 98-312-X2011019
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