In Goderich the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 58.82% of the married population. Couples with 2 children at home account for 17.93% of the married couple population in Goderich. Couples with 1 child at home account for 15.69% of the married couple population in Goderich. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 7.56% of the married couple population in Goderich.
In 2011, the most typical family was a couple with no children, continuing a pattern spotted in 2006. Statistics Canada found that 44.5 per cent of families have no kids at home, partly reflecting the aging of the baby-boomer bulge, the leading edge of which has started turning 65
|no children||58.82 %|
|2 children||17.93 %|
|1 child||15.69 %|
|3 or more children||7.56 %|