Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory (Northwest Territories, Nunavut)

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Population by marital status and sex, by province and territory
(Northwest Territories, Nunavut)
  2017
  Canada N.W.T. Nvt.
  number of persons
Total      
Both sexes 36,708,083 44,520 37,996
Male 18,207,841 22,837 19,687
Female 18,500,242 21,683 18,309
Single      
Both sexes 14,457,979 21,554 21,663
Male 7,706,637 11,667 11,171
Female 6,751,342 9,887 10,492
Married      
Both sexes 14,242,188 12,390 8,434
Male 7,194,431 6,290 4,471
Female 7,047,757 6,100 3,963
Separated      
Both sexes 841,315 855 560
Male 377,181 434 343
Female 464,134 421 217
Living common law      
Both sexes 3,355,229 6,795 6,053
Male 1,726,038 3,405 3,236
Female 1,629,191 3,390 2,817
Widowed      
Both sexes 1,886,534 1,298 798
Male 386,359 270 229
Female 1,500,175 1,028 569
Divorced      
Both sexes 1,924,838 1,628 488
Male 817,195 771 237
Female 1,107,643 857 251

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