Figure 1.5.2: Family characteristics (Age 0-14)
Number and percent of population age 0-14, Middlesex-London and Ontario, 2016
Approximately 68.3% of the 74,665 children age 0-14 in Middlesex-London live with two biological or adoptive parents compared with 71.5% in Ontario overall.
Two out of every 10 children (21.4%) lived in a lone-parent family, primarily female lone parent (18.0%).
Less than one percent did not live in with family as defined by the 2016 Census (e.g., foster family). The remaining 10 percent lived in other alternative family structures.