Families by household type
Percent of Families by Household Type
|Married Couple with Children||31.8%|
|Married Couple without Children||45.2%|
|Single with Children||13.9%|
|Single without Children||9.2%|
- Families with children are defined as families with at least one child under age 18 in the household.
- Between 1980 and 2019 the share of married-couple families with children has declined by 10.7% points.
- While the share of married-couple families with children has declined the share of single-parent families with children has increased.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021