Canada's population estimates: Census families, July 1, 2015
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Estimates of the number of census families as of July 1, 2015, for Canada, the provinces and territories are now available.
These estimates are distributed by family structure (couple or lone-parent). Estimates for the years 2012 to 2014 have been revised.
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Estimates by size, age group of children and sex of parent in lone-parent families are available on request.
These estimates are based on the 2011 Census counts adjusted for census net undercoverage and incompletely enumerated Indian reserves.
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