Single-Parent Households

					3. Single-Parent households

Single-parent households FIPS CODE Percent of all Number households with (1,000) children

US 6,061 7,752 9,055 9,357 9,374 9,913 10,054 10,152 10,291 10,484 CA 437 572 690 1,184 1,276 JA 796 940 934 884 996 1,163 DA 99 117 120 120 127 135 138 140 FR 887 1,175 1,494 1,725 GM 1,429 2,496 2,274 2,318 2,375 2,412 2,466 2,525 2,608 EI 30 44 56 50 78 NL 179 180 208 240 283 290 297 301 SW 117 151 166 189 233 226 231 208 242 UK 1,010 1,344 1,617 1,434 1,666 1,464 1,225 1,687 1,694 1,694 1,708 13.9 19.4 21.9 20.7 23.3 20.7 18.5 24.1 24.1 24.1 25.0 11.2 14.8 15.2 17.4 21.4 21.6 21.3 19.6 22.0 9.6 10.0 11.7 13.0 14.6 14.9 15.3 18.4 7.2 10.7 13.8 17.4 22.6 15.2 18.8 17.6 18.1 18.5 18.9 19.5 20.1 21.1 10.2 13.2 17.4 19.8 13.4 17.8 18.6 18.4 19.2 20.2 20.5 20.7 4.9 5.9 6.5 6.9 8.3 10.2 12.7 16.2 18.7 23.5 24.6 19.5 24.0 26.4 27.0 26.5 27.8 28.0 28.2 28.4 28.8

.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, updated and revised from "Families and Work in Transition ntries, 1980-2001," Monthly Labor Review , September 2003, with national sources, some of which may be unpublished.

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HEADNOTE [In thousands (6,061 represents 6,061,000). For the United Kingdom in 1981, children are defined as those under 15 and those who are 15, 16, or 17 and att full-time; for later years, children are defined as those under 16 and those w or 17 and attend school full-time. For Ireland, children are defined as those For France, children are defined as those under 25. For Canada for 2001 onwar and for Germany for 1995 onward, children are of all ages. For Germany in 199 and for all other countries, children are defined as children living at home, at school, under 18. Data are generally for the entire year, but in some inst they are only for a particular month within the year] FOOTNOTES \1 Break in series. \2 Data are from family-based, rather than household-based, statistics. \3 Great Britain only (excludes Northern Ireland).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, updated and revised from "Families an in 12 Countries, 1980-2001," Monthly Labor Review , September 2003, with natio For more information: http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/mlrhome.htm

nited Kingdom in 1981, are 15, 16, or 17 and attended school hose under 16 and those who are 16 dren are defined as those under 15. For Canada for 2001 onward ages. For Germany in 1991 children living at home, or away re year, but in some instances

based, statistics.

revised from "Families and Work in Transition ptember 2003, with national sources, some of which may be unpublished.

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