Families by household type
Percent of Families by Household Type
|Married Couple with Children||32.5%|
|Married Couple without Children||44.9%|
|Single with Children||13.8%|
|Single without Children||8.9%|
- Families with children are defined as families with at least one child under age 18 in the household.
- Between 1980 and 2017 the share of married-couple families with children has declined by 9.9 percentage points.
- While the share of married-couple families with children has declined the share of single-parent families with children has increased.
Last modified: May 21, 2019