U.S. children's living arrangements from 1970-2018

Living arrangements of children under 18 years old in the United States from 1970 to 2018

by Erin Duffin, last edited Apr 29, 2019
U.S. children's living arrangements from 1970-2018 This statistic shows the number of children in the United States who live with their parents, one parent or no parent on a timeline from 1970 to 2018. Detailed figures for children living with either a mother or a father only can be found here. The figures for children living with other relatives or non-relatives have been added up for the "No parents" column. Detailed figures can be found at the source.
In 2018, about 19.65 million children in the United States lived with one parent.
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Living arrangements of children under 18 years old in the United States from 1970 to 2018

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