Geographic distance between grandparents and their grandchildren in the United States in 2011

How close do you live to your grandchild?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Mar 1, 2012
Geographic distance between grandparents and their grandchildren in the United States in 2011 This statistic shows the results of a survey among grandparents in the United States in 2011 on the geographic distance between themselves and their grandchildren. In 2011, 43 percent of the respondents stated they live more than 200 miles away from their grandchildren, whereas 21 percent said they live 10 or less miles away from their grandchildren.
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How close do you live to your grandchild?

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Percentage of respondents
10 miles or less21%
11 - 50 miles17%
51 - 100 miles7%
101 - 150 miles4%
151 - 200 miles4%
More than 200 miles43%
Only have grandchildren who live with me1%
Don't know2%
Percentage of respondents
10 miles or less21%
11 - 50 miles17%
51 - 100 miles7%
101 - 150 miles4%
151 - 200 miles4%
More than 200 miles43%
Only have grandchildren who live with me1%
Don't know2%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Mar 1, 2012
This statistic shows the results of a survey among grandparents in the United States in 2011 on the geographic distance between themselves and their grandchildren. In 2011, 43 percent of the respondents stated they live more than 200 miles away from their grandchildren, whereas 21 percent said they live 10 or less miles away from their grandchildren.
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