Appendix table 2. Swedish-speaking families by type and number of children of spouses/parents December 31, 2010

Type of family Families total Families with underage children Persons in families Status in family: child
Total    Number of children aged 17 or under in family Total    Aged 17 or under
1 2 3 4-    
Families, total 55 834 21 166 8 894 8 356 2 989 927 156 560 52 845 38 858
Married couple without children 21 162 - - - - - 42 324 - -
Married couple with children 16 722 12 251 4 112 5 142 2 233 764 66 728 33 284 24 682
Cohabiting couple with children 4 677 4 225 2 017 1 730 404 74 17 282 7 928 7 004
Mother and children 6 285 3 893 2 236 1 270 304 83 15 649 9 364 6 046
Father and children 1 668 797 529 214 48 6 3 937 2 269 1 126
Cohabiting couple without children 5 320 - - - - - 10 640 - -

Source: Population and Cause of Death Statistics, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Marjut Pietiläinen (09) 1734 2798, Timo Nikander (09) 1734 3250, vaesto.tilasto@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 30.11.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Families [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3231. Annual Review 2010, Appendix table 2. Swedish-speaking families by type and number of children of spouses/parents December 31, 2010 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/perh/2010/02/perh_2010_02_2011-11-30_tau_002_en.html