In Bow Island the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 42.05% of the married population. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 23.86% of the married couple population in Bow Island. Couples with 1 child at home account for 18.18% of the married couple population in Bow Island. Couples with 2 children at home account for 15.91% of the married couple population in Bow Island.
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||42.05 %|
|3 or more children||23.86 %|
|1 child||18.18 %|
|2 children||15.91 %|