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2011 National Household Survey: Data tables

Tabulation: Aboriginal Identity (8), Condition of Dwelling (4), Number of Persons per Room (5), Housing Suitability (6) Registered or Treaty Indian Status (3), Age Groups (10) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2011 National Household Survey

About this variable: Number of persons per room (5)


No definition is available for this variable.


  1. Total - Number of persons per room Footnote 1
  2. One person or fewer per room
  3. More than one person per room
  4. More than one person but less than 1.50
  5. 1.50 persons or more


Footnote 1

Number of persons per room - Refers to an indicator of the level of crowding in a private dwelling. It is calculated by dividing the number of persons in the household by the number of rooms in the dwelling.

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