Survey on the definition of family in the United States in 2010

Do you consider the following arrangements to be a family or not?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 18, 2010
Survey on the definition of family in the United States in 2010 This statistic shows the results of a survey in the United States on the definition of family in 2010. As of 2010, 45 percent of the respondents stated they consider same-sex couples without children to be a family, whereas 52 percent don't consider same-sex couples without children to be a family.
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Do you consider the following arrangements to be a family or not?

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A familyNot a family
Married couple with children99%1%
Married couple without children88%10%
Single parent with children86%12%
Unmarried couple with children80%18%
Same-sex couple with children63%34%
Same-sex couple without children45%52%
Unmarried couple without children43%54%
A familyNot a family
Married couple with children99%1%
Married couple without children88%10%
Single parent with children86%12%
Unmarried couple with children80%18%
Same-sex couple with children63%34%
Same-sex couple without children45%52%
Unmarried couple without children43%54%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 18, 2010
This statistic shows the results of a survey in the United States on the definition of family in 2010. As of 2010, 45 percent of the respondents stated they consider same-sex couples without children to be a family, whereas 52 percent don't consider same-sex couples without children to be a family.
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