National Center for Family and Marriage Research Family Profiles

 

This series brings together Family Profiles that focus on the latest NCFMR analyses of American families. The profiles draw on recently released, national data sources to provide the most up to date information about U.S. families, showcasing select themes that are research and policy relevant.

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Submissions from 2019

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FP-19-01 Cohabitors Raising Shared Children, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-19-02 Composition of Cohabitating Families, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-19-03 Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2017, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-19-04 Young Adults in the Parental Home, 2007 & 2018, Krista K. Payne

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FP-19-05 Age Variation in the First Marriage Rate, 1990 & 2017, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-19-06 Median Age at First Marriage, 2017, Krista K. Payne

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FP-19-07 Median Age at First Marriage: Geographic Variation, 2017, Krista K. Payne

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FP-19-08 First Marriage vs. Remarriage in the U.S., 2017, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-19-09 Characteristics of Foster Children in the U.S., 2016-2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-19-10 High School Seniors’ Attitudes Toward Cohabitation as a Testing Ground for Marriage, 2017, Colette A. Allred

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FP-19-11 High School Seniors’ Expectations to Marry, 2017, Colette A. Allred

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FP-19-12 High School Seniors’ Ideal Time to Marry, 2017, Colette A. Allred

Submissions from 2018

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FP-18-01 Grandchildren Living in a Grandparent-Headed Household, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-02 Coresident Grandparents: Caregivers versus Non-Caregivers, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-03 Prevalence of Grandparenthood in the U.S., Huijing Wu

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FP-18-04 Grandparents' Characteristics by Age, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-05 Grandparenthood in the U.S.: Residence Status of Grandchildren, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-06 Fathers with Resident Minor Children, 2016, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-18-07 Childbearing Among Women 40 and Older, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-18-08 Characteristics of First-Time Mothers Aged 40 and Older, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-18-09 Childbearing Desires, Intentions, and Attitudes Among Women 40-44, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-18-10 Attitudes On Women’s Roles in the Home: 1986-2016, Colette A. Allred

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FP-18-11 Job Satisfaction and Interference with Family Life Among Mothers and Fathers, Colette A. Allred

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FP-18-12 Men's Birth Expectations, Colette A. Allred and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-18-13 Attitudes Towards Births Outside of Marriage, 1988 & 2012, Samantha Nousak

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FP-18-14 First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2016, Krista K. Payne

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FP-18-15 First Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2016, Krista K. Payne

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FP-18-16 Change in the U.S. Remarriage Rate, 2008 and 2016, Krista K. Payne

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FP-18-17 Marriage: More than a Century of Change, 1900-2016, Colette A. Allred

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FP-18-18 Homogamy in U.S. Marriages, 2016, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-19 Living with a Sibling or Roommate in Older Adulthood, 1990 & 2016, Huijing Wu

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FP-18-20 Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2017, Valerie Schweizer

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FP-18-21 Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2017, Valerie Schweizer

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FP-18-22 Young Adulthood: Cohabitation, Birth, and Marriage Experiences, Paul Hemez

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FP-18-23 Young Adulthood: Number & Type of Family Formation Events, Paul Hemez

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FP-18-24 Young Adulthood: Sequencing of Union Experiences Relative to First Birth, Paul Hemez

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FP-18-25 Average Age at First Birth, 1970 & 2017, Karen Benjamin Guzzo and Krista K. Payne

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FP-18-26 Young Adults Living Alone, with Siblings, or with Roommates, Valerie Schweizer and Krista K. Payne

Submissions from 2017

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FP-17-01 Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2015, Huijing Wu

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FP-17-02 Over Twenty-five Years of Change in Cohabitation Experience in the U.S., 1987-2013, Paul Hemez and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-17-03 Median Age at First Divorce, 2015, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-17-04 Trends in Births to Single and Cohabiting Mothers, 1980-2014, Huijing Wu

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FP-17-05 Thirty Years of Change in Women's Premarital Cohabitation Experience, Paul Hemez and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-17-06 Generational Differences During Young Adulthood: Baby Boomers vs Millennials, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-17-07 Generational Differences During Young Adulthood: Families and Households of Baby Boomers and Millennials, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-17-08 A Quarter Century of Change in Unintended Births, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-17-09 Unintended Births: Variation Across Social and Demographic Characteristics, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-17-10 Women's Experiences of Unintended Childbearing, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-17-11 Nonmarital Sex by Age 25: Generational Differences Between Baby Boomers and Millennials, Paul Hemez

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FP-17-12 The Role of Union Dissolution & Repartnering on Health Later in Life, Elizabeth Kovert, Matthew R. Wright, Anna M. Hammersmith, Susan L. Brown, and I-Fen Lin

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FP-17-13 Variation in Birth Spacing by Family Context, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-17-14 Variation in Birth Spacing by Maternal Characteristics, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-17-15 American Children's Family Structure: Two Biological Parent Families, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-17-16 American Children's Family Structure: Stepparent Families, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-17-17 American Children's Family Structure: Single-Parent Families, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-17-18 Twenty-Five-Year Trends in Living Alone in the U.S., 1990 & 2015, Huijing Wu

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FP-17-19 Mothers Aged 40-44 with Four or More Births, Maurice Anyawie

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FP-17-20 Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990 & 2015, Huijing Wu

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FP-17-21 Age Variation in the Remarriage Rate, 1990 & 2015, Huijing Wu

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FP-17-22 Crossover in the Median Age at First Marriage and First Birth: Thirty-Five Years of Change, Kasey J. Eickmeyer, Krista K. Payne, Susan L. Brown, and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-17-23 Characteristics of Early Marriages, Kasey J. Eickmeyer and Paul Hemez

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FP-17-24 Divorce Rate in the U.S. Geographic Variation, 2016, Paul Hemez

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FP-17-25 Marriage Rate in the U.S. Geographic Variation, 2016, Paul Hemez

Submissions from 2016

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FP-16-01 Divorce Timing and Economic Well-being, Ashley Spangler, Susan L. Brown, I-Fen Lin, Anna Hammersmith, and Matthew Wright

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FP-16-02 Childlessness and Marital Status Among Middle-aged U.S. Adults, 1992-2012, Huijing Wu, Susan L. Brown, and Krista K. Payne

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FP-16-03 A Quarter Century Change in Nonmarital Births, Esther Lamidi

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FP-16-04 A Quarter Century Change in Nonmarital Births: Racial/Ethnic Differences, Esther Lamidi

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FP-16-05 A Quarter Century Change in Nonmarital Births: Differences by Educational Attainment, Esther Lamidi

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FP-16-06 Trends in Men's Economic Characteristics and Marriage, Lydia R. Anderson and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-16-07 Median Age at First Marriage, 2014, Lydia R. Anderson and Krista K. Payne

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FP-16-08 Long Term Marriage Among Older Adults, 2014, Huijing Wu and Susan L. Brown

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FP-16-09 Stepfamilies in the U.S., Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-16-10 Over 25 Years of Change in Men's Entry into Fatherhood, 1987-2013, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-16-11 Recently Divorced Adults with Resident Minor Children, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-16-12 Attitudes towards Marital Infidelity, Paul Hemez

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FP-16-13 High School Seniors' Attitudes on Cohabitation as a Testing Ground for Marriage, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-14 High School Seniors' Expectations to Marry, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-15 High School Seniors' Ideal Time for Marriage, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-16 Young Adults in the Parental Home, 2007-2015, Krista K. Payne

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FP-16-17 Marriage and Cohabitation Experiences Among Young Adults, Esther Lamidi and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-16-18 First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2014, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-19 First Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2014, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-20 Cohabitation in Middle and Later Life, Paul Hemez and Susan L. Brown

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FP-16-21 Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2015, Lydia R. Anderson

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FP-16-22 Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2015, Paul Hemez

Submissions from 2015

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FP-15-01 Twenty-five Years of Change in Cohabitation in the U.S., 1987-2013, Wendy D. Manning and Bart Stykes

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FP-15-02 Multiple Partner Fertility Among White Married Couples in the U.S., 1955, Sara R. Zobl and Pamela J. Smock

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FP-15-03 Trends in Births to Single and Cohabiting Mothers, 1980-2013, Wendy D. Manning, Susan L. Brown, and Bart Stykes

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FP-15-04 Number of Children Living in Same-Sex Couple Households, 2013, Krista K. Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-15-05 Median Age at First Marriage, 2013, Krista K. Payne

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FP-15-06 Religiosity in U.S. Families: Single, Cohabiting, and Married Mothers, Annette Mahoney, Esther Lamidi, and Krista K. Payne

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FP-15-07 The Role of Same-Sex Marriage in the Declining U.S. Marriage Rate, Wendy D. Manning, Krista K. Payne, Bart Stykes, and Susan L. Brown

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FP-15-08 The Remarriage Rate: Geographic Variation, 2013, Krista K. Payne

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FP-15-09 Divorce Before vs. After Age 50, Ashley Spangler, Susan L. Brown, I-Fen Lin, Anna Hammersmith, and Matthew Wright

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FP-15-10 Remarriage & Stepfamilies, Bart Stykes and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-15-11 Marital Stability Following Mother's 1st Marital Birth, Bart Stykes

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FP-15-12 Generation X and Millennials: Attitudes Toward Marriage & Divorce, Kasey J. Eickmeyer

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FP-15-13 Generation X and Millennials: Attitudes About Having & Raising Children in Cohabiting Unions, Bart Stykes

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FP-15-14 Assortative Mating: Age Heterogamy in U.S. Marriages, 1964-2014, Esther Lamidi, Susan L. Brown, and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-15-15 Assortative Mating: Educational Homogamy in U.S. Marriages, 1964-2014, Esther Lamidi, Susan L. Brown, and Wendy D. Manning