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Year  Number of Marriages
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Number of Divorces
Number of Deaths
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Number of Births
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Number of Abortions
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Number of Miscarriages
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1970            1,154      
1971      10,786  29,384  3,116      
1972      10,750  29,596  3,887      
1973      10,945  29,146  4,047      
1974      11,312  30,582  4,391  3,460   
1975      11,499  32,491  4,333  3,176   
1976      11,461  33,882  4,943  3,517   
1977      11,907  34,728  5,642  3,499   
1978      11,938  36,422  6,562  3,659   
1979      12,309  37,917  6,872  3,865   
1980      12,751  41,343  7,131  4,001   
198121,846     13,002  44,016  6,757  4,243   
198221,745     12,746  45,470  6,617  4,453   
198320,840     12,738  44,845  6,484  4,301   
198419,942     12,942  43,868  6,668  4,338   
198519,489     13,494  44,171  6,547  4,246   
198618,805     13,338  42,966  6,313  4,902   
198718,653     13,739  41,437  5,540  4,812   
198819,537     13,687  43,106  6,296  5,146   
198920,164     13,979  43,564  6,585  4,639   
199019,298     14,335  42,544  6,854  4,777   
199118,044     14,501  42,737  6,803  4,959   
199217,433     14,938  40,992  8,552  5,619   
199317,886     15,757  40,093  8,924  5,267   
199418,152     15,691  39,064  9,009  5,376   
199518,097     15,887  38,451  8,928  5,106   
199617,004     16,635  37,250  9,265  4,870   
199717,273     16,815  37,369  10,337  4,751   
199817,814     16,860  38,154  10,355  4,882   
199918,162     17,050  37,836  10,188  4,865   
200018,082  8,176  17,590  37,197  10,476  4,723   
200117,603  8,252  17,937  37,602  10,603  4,665   
200217,919  8,291  18,572  39,450  10,774  4,941   
200317,806  7,960  19,210  40,520  10,825  4,763   
200418,093  8,317  19,817  41,015  11,098  4,807   
200517,950  8,075  19,560  43,193  10,859  5,109   
200618,632     19,991  47,558  11,732  5,301   
200719,319     20,699  49,028  12,206  5,763   
200819,502     21,422  50,856  12,537  6,006   
200920,416     21,133  51,722  12,395  6,291   
201018,073     20,846  50,846  12,471  6,273   
201118,149     21,329  51,040  13,372      
201218,756     22,175  52,428  13,287      
 

References and Related Online Materials

Number of Marriages:

2009-2012. http://www.servicealberta.ca/pdf/vs/2012Marriages.pdf 

Statistics Canada (no date). Marriages by province and territory. Canadian Statistics. Last updated April 21, 2010. http://www40.statcan.gc.ca/l01/cst01/famil04-eng.htm (accessed May 20, 2010).

Number of Divorces:

Statistics Canada (no date). Divorces, by province and territory. Canadian Statistics. Last updated September 28, 2009. http://www40.statcan.gc.ca/l01/cst01/famil02-eng.htm (accessed May 20, 2010). 

Canadian Council on Social Development, Stats and Facts (http://www.ccsd.ca/factsheets/family/).

Number of Deaths:

2010-2012. http://www.servicealberta.ca/pdf/vs/2012Deaths.pdf 

2005-2009: Statistics Canada (2009). Annual Demographic Estimates: Canada, Provinces and Territories (catalogue  91-215-XWE). Available at http://www.statcan.gc.ca/bsolc/olc-cel/olc-cel?catno=91-215-XWE&lang=eng

1991-2005: Statistics Canada (2005). Annual Demographic Statistics (catalogue  91-213-XIB). Available at http://www.statcan.gc.ca/bsolc/olc-cel/olc-cel?catno=91-213-XIB&lang=eng

1971-1991: Statistics Canada.

Note: Original data is calculated from mid-year. In order to be comparible to other statistics, data from 2005-2006 was entered as 2005, data from 2006-2007 was entered as 2006, etc. 

Number of Births:

2009-2013: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/tables-tableaux/sum-som/l01/cst01/demo04a-eng.htm

Number of Abortions:

2011, 2012. http://www.johnstonsarchive.net/policy/abortion/canada/ab-canada-AB.html 

Wm. Robert Johnston. (no date). Historical abortion statistics, Alberta (Canada). Last updated April 25, 2010. http://www.johnstonsarchive.net:80/policy/abortion/canada/ab-canada-AB.html (accessed May 20, 2010).

Notes:
--> All data from this website may not be a consistent time series due to the use of multiple data sources.
--> Data is from table column \"official reported abortions of residents, both in and out of area.\"

Number of Miscarriages:

See reference for "Number of Abortions."