This research is supported by the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI), the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), and the University of Waterloo School of Planning.
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Percentage of 20 to 29 year olds living outside of census families, Canada, 1981 and 2011
A bar graph showing that the percentage of 20-29 year olds living outside of census families increased from 19.9% in 1981 to 24% in 2011.
Living arrangements of 20 to 29 year olds living outside of census families, Canada, 2011
A pie chart showing that almost half lives with non-relatives, approximately 3/4 lives alone, and approximately 1/8 lives with non-parental relatives.
Notes: Living with non-relatives includes with roommates, lodgers and boarders. Living with non-parental relatives includes all other kin such as siblings, aunts and uncles, cousins and grandparents.
Source: Statistics Canada (2013). Living arrangements of young adults aged 20 to 29. Catalogue no. 98-312-X-201 1003. Ottawa, ON: Ministry of Industry. Retrieved from http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/as-sa/98-312-x/98-312-x2011003_3-eng.cfm