In Watrous the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 54.65% of the married population. Couples with 1 child at home account for 17.44% of the married couple population in Watrous. Couples with 2 children at home account for 15.12% of the married couple population in Watrous. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 12.79% of the married couple population in Watrous.
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||54.65 %|
|1 child||17.44 %|
|2 children||15.12 %|
|3 or more children||12.79 %|