In Slave Lake the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 38.22% of the married population. Couples with 2 children at home account for 25.78% of the married couple population in Slave Lake. Couples with 1 child at home account for 22.22% of the married couple population in Slave Lake. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 13.78% of the married couple population in Slave Lake.
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||38.22 %|
|2 children||25.78 %|
|1 child||22.22 %|
|3 or more children||13.78 %|