Source: CICH graphic using data adapted from Statistics Canada – 2011 Census. Catalogue Number 98-312-XCB2011046. http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/tbt-tt/Rp-eng.cfm?LANG=E&APATH=3&DETAIL=0&DIM=0&FL=A&FREE=0&GC=0&GID=0&GK=0&GRP=1&PID=102659&PRID=0&PTYPE=101955&S=0&SHOWALL=0&SUB=0&Temporal=2011&THEME=89&VID=0&VNAMEE=&VNAMEF-accessed March 19, 2017.
In 2011 there were 3,684,675 couples with children under 25 in Canada.
There were 6,045 same sex couples with children under 25 – 4,860 were female couples and 1,190 were male couples.