Table 2
Divorces and crude divorce rates, Canada, provinces and territories, 1981 to 2008

Table 2
Divorces and crude divorce rates, Canada, provinces and territories, 1981 to 2008
Table summary
This table displays the results of divorces and crude divorce rates. The information is grouped by year (appearing as row headers), n.l., p.e.i., n.s., n.b., que., ont., man., sask., alta., b.c., y.t., n.w.t., nvt. and canada, calculated using number and rate per 10,000 units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Year N.L. P.E.I. N.S. N.B. Que. Ont. Man. Sask. Alta. B.C. Y.T. N.W.T. Nvt. Canada
number
1981 569 187 2,285 1,334 19,193 21,680 2,399 1,932 8,418 9,533 75 66 Note ...: not applicable 67,671
1986 687 199 2,609 1,729 19,026 27,549 2,982 2,479 9,556 11,299 94 95 Note ...: not applicable 78,304
1991 912 269 2,280 1,652 20,274 27,694 2,790 2,240 8,388 10,368 67 86 Note ...: not applicable 77,020
1996 1,060 237 2,228 1,450 18,078 25,035 2,603 2,216 7,509 10,898 115 99 Note ...: not applicable 71,528
2001 755 246 1,945 1,570 17,094 26,516 2,480 1,955 8,252 10,115 91 83 8 71,110
2002 842 258 1,990 1,461 16,499 26,170 2,396 1,959 8,291 10,125 90 68 6 70,155
2003 662 281 1,907 1,450 16,738 27,513 2,352 1,992 7,960 9,820 87 62 4 70,828
2004 837 293 2,000 1,415 15,999 26,374 2,333 1,875 8,317 10,049 66 71 15 69,644
2005 789 283 1,961 1,444 15,423 28,805 2,429 1,922 8,075 9,954 109 65 10 71,269
2006 831 287 2,161 1,527 14,965 31,983 2,221 1,983 8,329 10,235 84 54 21 74,681
2007 969 278 2,006 1,499 14,336 31,242 2,279 1,850 8,466 10,071 95 64 12 73,167
2008 907 306 1,902 1,458 13,899 29,692 2,241 1,858 8,868 8,903 108 58 26 70,226
  rate per 10,000
1981 9.9 15.1 26.7 18.9 29.3 24.6 23.2 19.8 36.7 33.7 31.4 13.9 Note ...: not applicable 27.3
1986 11.9 15.5 29.3 23.8 28.4 29.2 27.3 24.1 39.3 37.6 38.5 17.4 Note ...: not applicable 30.0
1991 15.7 20.6 24.9 22.2 28.7 26.5 25.1 22.3 32.4 30.7 23.2 22.2 Note ...: not applicable 27.5
1996 18.9 17.5 23.9 19.3 24.9 22.6 23.0 21.7 27.1 28.1 36.6 23.7 Note ...: not applicable 24.2
2001 14.5 18.0 20.9 20.9 23.1 22.3 21.5 19.5 27.0 24.8 30.2 20.3 2.8 22.9
2002 16.2 18.8 21.3 19.5 22.2 21.6 20.7 19.7 26.5 24.7 29.6 16.3 2.1 22.4
2003 12.8 20.5 20.3 19.3 22.4 22.5 20.2 20.0 25.0 23.8 28.1 14.6 1.4 22.4
2004 16.2 21.3 21.3 18.9 21.2 21.3 19.9 18.8 25.7 24.2 21.0 16.4 5.0 21.8
2005 15.3 20.5 20.9 19.3 20.3 23.0 20.6 19.3 24.3 23.7 34.2 15.0 3.3 22.1
2006 16.3 20.8 23.0 20.5 19.6 25.3 18.8 20.0 24.3 24.1 26.0 12.5 6.8 22.9
2007 19.1 20.1 21.4 20.1 18.6 24.4 19.1 18.5 24.1 23.4 29.2 14.7 3.8 22.2
2008 17.9 21.9 20.3 19.5 17.9 23.0 18.6 18.3 24.7 20.3 32.6 13.3 8.2 21.1