Census families by number of children at home, by province and territory (2011 Census) (British Columbia)

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Census families by number of children at home, by province and territory (2011 Census)
(British Columbia)
  Family structure Couple families Married couples Common-law couples Female lone-parent Male lone-parent
  number of children
All families 1,238,155 1,048,355 887,995 160,360 149,010 40,795
Families without children 527,730 527,730 422,310 105,425 0 0
Families with children 710,420 520,620 465,680 54,935 149,010 40,795
1 child 326,970 209,460 181,895 27,570 90,235 27,280
2 children 279,105 224,655 205,505 19,145 43,935 10,515
3 or more children 104,345 86,505 78,280 8,225 14,840 3,000
Total children 1,230,340 945,055 851,430 93,630 227,185 58,105
Average number of children at home per family 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.6 1.5 1.4

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