Families by household type
Percent of Families by Household Type
|Married Couple with Children||32.8%|
|Married Couple without Children||44.9%|
|Single with Children||13.6%|
|Single without Children||8.7%|
- Families with children are defined as families with at least one child under age 18 in the household.
- Between 1980 and 2020 the share of married-couple families with children has declined by 9.7% points.
- While the share of married-couple families with children has declined the share of single-parent families with children has increased.
Friday, August 12, 2022