Promoting a Flourishing Society

New Census Data Shows Fewer Children Living With Married Parents: National Breakdown

February 14, 2018

This national and historic breakdown of the 2016 family census data examines how, for the first time since 1981, Census 2016 omitted the distinction between married and cohabiting parents with regards to children’s living arrangements. Cardus Family made a special request for this data and offers several reasons why we ought to return to distinguishing between marriage and cohabitation with every census release.

Topics: Family, Marriage