Data shows that families and family life in Canada have become increasingly diverse and complex across generations – a reality highlighted when one looks at broader trends over time. This resource looks at Motherhood; Fatherhood; Demographics; Families & Households; and Health & Wellbeing, by decade, from the 1970’s to present.

Note: The timeline is accessible only via desktop computer and does not work on smartphones.

Published By: Vanier Institute

Publication Date: February 2018

View Families in Canada Interactive Timeline

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