Shared Custody Arrangements:
Pilot Interviews With Parents

2004-FCY-5E

Figure 2.1 Flow Chart of Participant Selection (long description)

Selected 199 divorce cases from courts in Edmonton and Calgary divides into 119 cases with contact information for at least one parent (60 percent) and 80 cases with no contact information (40 percent). 119 cases with contact information for at least one parent divides into 35 cases (70 parents contacted) and 84 cases with only one address. 35 cases (70 parents contacted) divides into interviewed and not interviewed. Interviewed proceeds to 50 parents interviewed. Not interviewed divides into 17 parents could not be contacted and three parents declined. 50 parents interviewed divides into 38 former spouses (the group of matched parents) and 12 parents (only one former spouse interviewed). 38 former spouses (the group of matched parents) divides into 19 mothers and 19 fathers. 12 parents (only one former spouse interviewed) divides into six months and six fathers.

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