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Dissolutions of marriage (divorces), by province, 1941 to 1965

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Dissolutions of marriage (divorces), by province, 1941 to 1965
  Canada Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia
  number
Average 1941 to 1945 3,576 1,398 305 207 432 937
Average 1946 to 1950 6,877 2,839 500 383 724 1,676
Average 1951 to 1955 5,811 2,430 356 231 612 1,461
Average 1956 to 1960 6,498 2,801 315 247 788 1,514
1962 6,7681 3,140 339 281 1,084 1,490
1963 7,6862 3,237 369 331 1,268 1,516
1964 8,6233 3,508 418 315 1,389 1,596
1965 8,9415 4,054 443 312 1,348 1,961
  rate per 100,000 population
Average 1941 to 1945 30.3 35.8 42.0 24.4 54.3 104.8
Average 1946 to 1950 53.0 66.4 66.8 45.9 84.6 155.8
Average 1951 to 1955 39.1 49.2 44.0 26.9 60.3 116.8
Average 1956 to 1960 38.2 48.4 35.9 27.6 65.3 99.8
1962 36.41 49.5 36.3 30.2 79.1 89.8
1963 40.72 50.2 38.8 35.5 90.2 89.4
1964 44.83 53.3 43.6 33.4 97.0 91.8
1965 45.75 60.2 46.0 32.8 92.9 109.6
Source: Statistics Canada, Canada Year Book, 1967.