Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory (Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon)

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Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory
(Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon)
  2014
  Canada Alta. B.C. Y.T.
  number of persons
Total        
Both sexes 35,540,419 4,121,692 4,631,302 36,510
Male 17,624,990 2,095,887 2,299,916 18,683
Female 17,915,429 2,025,805 2,331,386 17,827
Single        
Both sexes 14,207,235 1,689,289 1,792,195 15,890
Male 7,565,914 913,548 960,124 8,634
Female 6,641,321 775,741 832,071 7,256
Married        
Both sexes 13,646,600 1,665,394 1,906,722 11,024
Male 6,872,175 851,202 957,404 5,537
Female 6,774,425 814,192 949,318 5,487
Separated        
Both sexes 816,103 97,199 108,620 938
Male 365,079 45,734 46,622 461
Female 451,024 51,465 61,998 477
Living common law        
Both sexes 3,284,828 323,549 333,696 5,103
Male 1,685,284 167,406 176,013 2,504
Female 1,599,544 156,143 157,683 2,599
Widowed        
Both sexes 1,734,614 144,489 223,787 1,184
Male 348,740 29,048 46,759 342
Female 1,385,874 115,441 177,028 842
Divorced        
Both sexes 1,851,039 201,772 266,282 2,371
Male 787,798 88,949 112,994 1,205
Female 1,063,241 112,823 153,288 1,166

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