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North american traditional family : includes father, mother, and their children. Household: refers to people who occupy the same dwelling and can consist of one or more families, a single person, or a group of related or unrelated people. Polygamy: family that has been based on one person married to several others of the opposite sex. This is practiced in many muslim countries and was encouraged among the early mormons in the u. s. Monogamy: marriage to only one person at a time. Communal living: a group of people, who may or may not be related by birth or marriage, sharing financial resources and living arrangements. In canada, the term family differs according to who is defining it y y census is taken every 5 years and counts what it calls the census family. Legal definitions are not fixed, but have changed as a result of court cases and legislation.

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