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Cohabitation

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Department
Sociology
Course
SOC101Y1
Professor
Xing
Semester
Summer

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Cohabitation Statistics 16% couples of Canada cohabit Over half of Canadian women expect (over 80% in Quebec) Extramarital birth: 30% in country average (Quebec: 70%) Whos more likely to cohabit? Socioeconomic selectivity Lower education Lower median income (esp for men) Less likely to own a house Cultural selectivity More among non-immigrants More French-Canadian Quality of cohabiting relationship More convenient in terms of sexuality Yet less faithful to their partners sexually Less likely to pool their finances than married couples How stable? After 5 years, only 50% get married, 30% separated, 20% still cohabit Does not guarantee happier marriage in the future (simply marryin
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