Methodology related to families

  • The Gini coefficient

    Methodology | Released on 26 April 2022

    The most widely used summary measure of inequality in the distribution of household income is the Gini coefficient.
  • Families and households QMI

    Methodology | Released on 9 March 2022

    Quality and methodology information for families and households estimates, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used and data uses and users.

    Keywords: LFS, Labour Force Survey, married, cohabiting, same-sex

  • Families and households

    Quality and methodology information | Revised on 4 November 2016

    Number of families and dependent children by family type including married couples, cohabiting couples and lone parents. Also shows household size and people living alone.

    Keywords: private households,children,social survey,same sex,living alone