Living alone in Canada

Articles and reports: 75-006-X201900100003


This study uses the Census of Population and the 2017 General Social Survey on Family to examine the characteristics of the population living alone in Canada. The demographic, socioeconomic and housing characteristics of persons who live alone are examined, as well as their conjugal history, family relationships, and well-being indicators.

Issue Number: 2019001
Author(s): Galbraith, Nora; Tang, Jackie; Truong, Johnny
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