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Peter Jon Mitchell

Program Director, Family (Acting)

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Every way you measure it, marriage leads to more stable family lives
REPORT May 12th

"If the latest Statistics Canada data are any indication, Canadian families could be in for a bumpy ride," writes Peter Jon Mitchell, Cardus family program director (acting). Zeroing in on some new numbers from Statistics Canada, Peter Jon suggests Canadians are sliding into less stable family relationships as marriage declines.

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REPORT April 16th

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