How many children would you like to have?
Number of children Americans would like to have 2013
This statistic shows the results of a 2013 survey taken among adult Americans aged 18 to 44 who do not have children but would like to have some one day. They were asked how many children they would like to have. 55 percent of respondents said they would like to have 2 children someday.
How many children would you like to have?
Share of respondents
19%
255%
323%
48%
51%
6 or more2%
No opinion2%
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Source

Release date

September 2013

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 22-31, 2013

Number of respondents

586 respondents

Age group

18-44 years

Special properties

Adults with no children who would like to have children

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Number of children Americans would like to have 2013
This statistic shows the results of a 2013 survey taken among adult Americans aged 18 to 44 who do not have children but would like to have some one day. They were asked how many children they would like to have. 55 percent of respondents said they would like to have 2 children someday.
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