In Wetaskiwin the majority of the married population have no children living at home. This accounts for about 55.14% of the married population. Couples with 2 children at home account for 17.72% of the married couple population in Wetaskiwin. Couples with 1 child at home account for 16.63% of the married couple population in Wetaskiwin. Couples with 3 or more children at home account for 10.5% of the married couple population in Wetaskiwin.
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||55.14 %|
|2 children||17.72 %|
|1 child||16.63 %|
|3 or more children||10.50 %|