Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory (Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan)

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Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory
(Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan)
  2017
  Canada Que. Ont. Man. Sask.
  number of persons
Total          
Both sexes 36,708,083 8,394,034 14,193,384 1,338,109 1,163,925
Male 18,207,841 4,174,425 6,980,810 666,770 586,867
Female 18,500,242 4,219,609 7,212,574 671,339 577,058
Single          
Both sexes 14,457,979 3,349,397 5,561,602 570,596 489,622
Male 7,706,637 1,791,731 2,938,410 303,775 265,204
Female 6,751,342 1,557,666 2,623,192 266,821 224,418
Married          
Both sexes 14,242,188 2,537,687 5,917,071 524,399 463,032
Male 7,194,431 1,299,990 2,967,207 264,621 235,410
Female 7,047,757 1,237,697 2,949,864 259,778 227,622
Separated          
Both sexes 841,315 117,993 396,835 28,079 21,922
Male 377,181 54,613 176,110 11,930 10,278
Female 464,134 63,380 220,725 16,149 11,644
Living common law          
Both sexes 3,355,229 1,419,431 874,780 90,698 79,693
Male 1,726,038 715,658 459,245 46,147 41,691
Female 1,629,191 703,773 415,535 44,551 38,002
Widowed          
Both sexes 1,886,534 463,734 737,512 68,762 60,442
Male 386,359 98,401 144,308 16,642 10,967
Female 1,500,175 365,333 593,204 52,120 49,475
Divorced          
Both sexes 1,924,838 505,792 705,584 55,575 49,214
Male 817,195 214,032 295,530 23,655 23,317
Female 1,107,643 291,760 410,054 31,920 25,897

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