Census families by number of children at home, by province and territory (2011 Census) (New Brunswick)

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Census families by number of children at home, by province and territory (2011 Census)
(New Brunswick)
  Family structure Couple families Married couples Common-law couples Female lone-parent Male lone-parent
  number of children
All families 224,590 188,400 152,455 35,945 28,740 7,450
Families without children 102,230 102,235 82,075 20,160 0 0
Families with children 122,355 86,170 70,385 15,790 28,740 7,450
1 child 62,870 39,490 31,060 8,430 18,065 5,320
2 children 44,675 34,910 29,460 5,450 8,040 1,725
3 or more children 14,815 11,770 9,865 1,910 2,635 405
Total children 200,700 147,895 122,290 25,610 42,715 10,090
Average number of children at home per family 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 1.5 1.4

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