Appendix table 2. Swedish-speaking families by type and number of children of spouses/parents December 31, 2013

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 55 184   20 486 8 410 8 322 2 926 828 153 658 51 040 37 664
Married couple without children 20 967 - - - - - 41 934 - -
Married couple with children 15 893 11 668 3 809 5 006 2 174 679 63 394 31 608 23 524
Cohabiting couple without children 5 803 - - - - - 11 606 - -
Cohabiting couple with children 4 771 4 283 1 933 1 882 408 60 17 664 8 122 7 180
Mother and children 6 113 3 756 2 142 1 229 305 80 15 217 9 104 5 867
Father and children 1 637 779 526 205 39 9 3 843 2 206 1 093

Source: Population and Cause of Death Statistics, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Marjut Pietiläinen 029 551 2798, Timo Nikander 029 551 3250, vaesto.tilasto@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 21.11.2014

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Families [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-3231. Annual Review 2013, Appendix table 2. Swedish-speaking families by type and number of children of spouses/parents December 31, 2013 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.4.2019].
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