... that about 69% of children in American living in a household that ... There are
many parents who may single parent, but do so ...
Jan 4, 2013 ... In 2010, some 20 million children were living without one parent. ... living in
single-parent homes has nearly doubled in 50 years: Census data.
is difficult to talk about a single kind of family or one ... 2004,” Census Bureau
Working Paper accessible online at ... parent than non-Hispanic White children (
other types of families. Today, nearly one-fourth (24 percent) of the 75 million
children under age 18 lives in a single-mother family. (see Table 1, page 2). Of
What does this measure? The number of single-parent families with children
under 18, as a percent of all families with children under 18.
One in four children in the United States is being raised by a single parent — a
percentage that has been on the rise and is higher than other developed ...
Jul 2, 2013 ... In 1960, about 14% of single parent households were headed by ... Compared
with fathers heading households with two married parents, single dads are ....
Since 1990, the Census Bureau has collected data not only on the ...
Single-parent families tend to have much lower incomes than do two-parent ...
the proportion of children living in mother-only families was eight percent, but by
the children in single parent families were living with a parent who was ... Census
Bureau, compared to 22% for the population as a whole; 26% of single parent ...