Friday, May 1, 2015

New ICS study

Grandparents living with their grandchildren

by Anne Milan, Nadine Laflamme and Irene Wong (Demography Division)

Insights on Canadian Society

Even though most grandparents live in separate households from their adult children and grandchildren, sometimes the grandparent and grandchild generations live together. This article provides information on the number of grandparents who are in this particular situation, along with their living arrangements and their ethnocultural and sociodemographic characteristics.

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