Family matters: Being separated or divorced in Canada

Stats in brief: 11-627-M2019033

Description:

The purpose of the 2017 General Social Survey on Family is to explore the characteristics of Canadian families and monitor changes in these characteristics over time. Using information on the conjugal history of respondents, this infographic examines the proportion and the characteristics of people in Canada aged 25 to 64 years old who are currently separated or divorced from a marriage, or who are currently separated from a common-law union.

Issue Number: 2019033
Author(s): Fostik, Ana
FormatRelease dateMore information
HTMLMay 1, 2019
  • Correction: May 1, 2019

    In the table presenting the percentage separated from a previous union, by age group, the data for \Women, separated from common-law union' have been corrected.

PDFMay 1, 2019