How bigger families help the economy

A new international report highlights the links between families and economic strength

October 12, 2011 | by Peter Jon Mitchell , Senior Researcher, Institute of Marriage and Family Canada


1. Statistics Canada. (2011, September). Annual demographic estimates: Canada, provinces and territories 2011. Ottawa: Statistics Canada Demography Division. p. 38. Retrieved September 28, 2011 from
2. Ibid., p. 37.
3. Ibid.