Parent Families

Some articles on families, parent families, parents, parent:

Nuclear Family - Changes To Family Formation
... This enabled more and more families to be economically independent, and thus to own their own home ... Bureau shows that 70% of children in the US live in traditional two-parent families, with 66% of those living with parents who are married, and 60% living with their biological ... As of 2000, nuclear families with the original biological parents constituted roughly 24.1% of American households, compared to 40.3% in 1970 ...
Culture Of Cuba - Cuban Family Life - One-Parent Families
... β€œThe state does not give any special aid to one parent families however, it gives special needs to the children of single parent families ... With the Family Code of 1975, which aimed at strengthening the standard (two-parent nuclear family), was not the case ... It is estimated that around β€œ200,000 single parents are present in Cuba.” As a matter of fact, observations in the Cuban community in β€œ1992 shows that 15-20% of households with children are headed by women ...
Gingerbread (charity)
... advice, support and campaigns for single parent families ... Following a merger with One Parent Families in 2007 it was briefly known as "One Parent Families
Sociology Of The Family - Alternate Family Forms
... children under the age of 25 represented 44% of all families in 2001 ... raising children under the age of 25 represented 49 percent of all Canadian families ... One-Parent Families In Canada, one parent families have become popular since 1961 when only 8.4 percent of children were being raised by a single parent ...

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