Private household

Status: This standard was approved as a departmental standard on May 17, 2010.


Private household refers to a person or group of persons who occupy the same dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada or abroad. The household universe is divided into two sub-universes on the basis of whether the household is occupying a collective dwelling or a private dwelling. The latter is a private household.

Relation to previous version

  • Private household May 17, 2010 to current

    This is the current standard.

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