Family matters: Being separated or divorced and aged 55 or older

Stats in brief: 11-627-M2019036


The purpose of the 2017 General Social Survey on Family is to explore the characteristics of families in Canada and to 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 55 and older who are currently separated or divorced from a marriage, or who are currently separated from a common-law union.

Issue Number: 2019036
Author(s): Fostik, Ana
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