Private households by structural type of dwelling, by census metropolitan area (2011 Census) (St. John's, Halifax, Moncton, Saint John)

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Private households by structural type of dwelling, by census metropolitan area (2011 Census)
(St. John's, Halifax, Moncton, Saint John)
   2011
  St. John's (N.L.) Halifax (N.S.) Moncton (N.B.) Saint John (N.B.)
  number
Total households 78,960 165,155 58,295 52,280
Total persons in households 193,840 384,540 135,505 125,160
Average number of persons in household 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.4
Single-detached house 44,830 84,290 33,120 31,155
Total persons in households 121,830 229,030 87,155 83,345
Average number of persons in household 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.7
Apartment, five or more storeys 520 17,605 1,295 1,845
Total persons in households 665 28,700 1,590 2,630
Average number of persons in household 1.3 1.6 1.2 1.4
Movable dwelling1 110 3,915 2,905 1,635
Total persons in households 285 8,390 6,210 3,670
Average number of persons in household 2.6 2.1 2.1 2.2
Other dwelling2 33,500 59,340 20,970 17,650
Total persons in households 71,060 118,420 40,550 35,525
Average number of persons in household 2.1 2.0 1.9 2.0

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