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 2022

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FP-22-01 Trends in Non-Marriage Among Men, 2005-2019, Adrianne R. Brown and Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-22-02 Non-Marriage Among College-Educated Adults, 2005-2019, Adrianne R. Brown and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-22-03 High School Seniors’ Attitudes Toward Cohabitation as a Testing Ground for Marriage, 2020, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-04 High School Seniors’ Expectations to Marry, 2020, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-05 Median Age at Last Birth for Fathers, Karen B. Guzzo and Katherine Graham

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FP-22-06 First-Birth Timing Expectations Among Adults Intending Children, Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-22-07 Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2020, Krista K. Westrick-Payne

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FP-22-08 Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2020, Krista K. Westrick-Payne

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FP-22-09 Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2020, Krista K. Westrick-Payne

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FP-22-10 Prevalence of Cohabitation Among Unmarried Older Adults, Christopher A. Julian

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FP-22-11 Childbearing Desires, Intentions, and Attitudes Among Childless Adults 40-49, Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-22-12 Marriage, Divorce, and the COVID-19 Pandemic in the U.S., Krista Westrick-Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-22-13 Women Who Gave Birth Within the Past 12 Months, 2020, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-14 Single and Living Alone in Midlife, 2021, Corrine E. Wiborg

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FP-22-15 Median Age at First Marriage, 2021, Christopher A. Julian

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FP-22-16 Older Adult Cohabiting and Married Couples, Christopher A. Julian

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FP-22-17 "Solo" and "Nonsolo" Single-Parent Households in the U.S., 2021, Corrine E. Wiborg

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FP-22-18 Marital Status Variation in Religiosity Among Older Women and Men, Francesca A. Marino and Kagan A. Mellencamp

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FP-22-19 Forty Years of Change in Marriage and Motherhood Among Women, 1979 & 2020, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-20 Women's Prime Parenting Years, 1980 & 2020, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-21 Women's Union Status at First Birth, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-22-22 Coresidential Fathers with Minor Children 2015-2019, Katherine Graham

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FP-22-23 Median Age at First Divorce, 2020, Christopher A. Julian

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FP-22-24 Ohio and Florida Births Prior to and During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Christopher A. Julian, Wendy D. Manning, and Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-22-25 Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2021, Gabrielle Juteau

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FP-22-26 Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2021, Francesca A. Marino

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FP-22-27 Marriage to Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2021, Francesca A. Marino and Gabrielle Juteau

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FP-22-28 Age Variation in Cohabitation, 2022, Francesca A. Marino

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FP-22-29 Cohabitation among Young Adults, Christopher A. Julian

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FP-22-30 Characteristics of Single Adults in the U.S., 2022, Gabrielle Juteau

Submissions from 2021

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FP-21-01 Twenty Years of Change in Unintended Births, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-02 Unintended Births: Variation Across Social and Demographic Characteristics, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-03 Mothers’ Experiences of Unintended Childbearing, 2017, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-04 Trends in Cohabitation Prior to Marriage, Wendy D. Manning and Lisa Carlson

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FP-21-05 Median Age at Last Birth, Lisa Carlson and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-06 Homogamy in U.S. Marriages, 2019, Lisa Carlson

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FP-21-07 Grandchildren Living in Grandparent -Headed Households, 2019, Lisa Carlson

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FP-21-08 Same-Sex Married and Cohabiting Couples Raising Children, Wendy D. Manning and Krista K. Payne

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FP-21-09 First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2019, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-21-10 First Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2019, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-21-11 Median Age at First Marriage for Same-Sex and Different-Sex Couples, 2019, Krista K. Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-21-12 Median Age at First Marriage, 2020, Krista K. Payne

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FP-21-13 Median Age at First Marriage: Geographic Variation, 2019, Krista K. Payne

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FP-21-14 Recent Changes in Men’s Childbearing Goals, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-15 Variation in Men’s Actual + Intended Number of Children, Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-21-16 Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990 & 2019, Lisa Carlson

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FP-21-17 Trends in Births to Single and Cohabiting Mothers under 40, 1980-2018, Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-21-18 The U.S. Remarriage Rate, 2019: Trends and Geographic Variation by Gender, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-21-19 Recent (2019) Marriages to Same-Sex and Different-Sex Couples: Marital History and Age at Marriage, Krista K. Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-21-20 Recent Marriages to Same-sex and Different-sex Couples: Mobility, Region, Home Ownership, and Household Income, Krista K. Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-21-21 Stepfamilies among Currently Cohabiting and Married Women Under 45, 1988 and 2017, Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-21-22 Variation in Stepfamilies among Currently Cohabiting and Married Men and Women Under 50, Karen B. Guzzo

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FP-21-23 Young Adults in the Parental Home, 2007-2021, Adrianne R. Brown

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FP-21-24 Marital Experiences in the U.S., 1996 & 2018, Krista K. Payne

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FP-21-25 Relationship Status Trends According to Age and Gender, 2019-2021, Adrianne R. Brown and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-21-26 Children’s Family Structure-2021, Krista K. Westrick-Payne and Corrine E. Wiborg

Submissions from 2020

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FP-20-01 First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-02 First Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2018, Colette A. Allred and Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-03 Union and Childbearing Characteristics of Women 40-44, 2000-2018, Karen Benjamin Guzzo and Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-04 Number of Children to Women Aged 40-44, 1980-2018, Karen Benjamin Guzzo and Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-05 Age at Entry into Motherhood and Mothers’ Sociodemographic Characteristics, 2015-2018, Lisa Carlson

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FP-20-06 Age at First Birth Among Mothers 40-44, 1990 & 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-20-07 Recently Divorced Adults with Resident Minor Children, 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-08 The Geography of Marriage & Divorce: Rates by Quartile for the U.S., Krista K. Payne and Wendy D. Manning

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FP-20-09 Distributions of Age at First Marriage, 1960-2018, Paul Hemez

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FP-20-10 Distributions of Age at Remarriage, 1960-2018, Paul Hemez

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FP-20-11 Distributions of Age at First Birth, 1960-2018, Valerie J. Schweizer and Karen Benjamin Guzzo

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FP-20-12 Age Variation in Cohabitation, 2018, Leslie Reynolds and Susan L. Brown

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FP-20-13 Age Variation in the Remarriage Rate, 1990 & 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-14 Fatherhood in the U.S.: The Decoupling of Marriage and Childbearing, Lisa Carlson

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FP-20-15 Married & Living Apart Together, Krista K. Payne, Colette A. Allred, and Susan L. Brown

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FP-20-16 Median Duration of Marriages in the U.S., 2018, Krista K. Payne

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FP-20-17 Women Who Gave Birth Within the Past 12 Months, 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-18 Median Age at First Divorce, 2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-19 First Marriage vs. Remarriage: Demographic Characteristics, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-20 Ten Years of Change in the U.S. Remarriage Rate, 2008 & 2018, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-20-21 Marriage: More than a Century of Change, 1900-2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-22 Divorce: More than a Century of Change, 1900-2018, Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-23 Widowhood: Decades of Change, 1940-2018, Lisa Carlson and Valerie J. Schweizer

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FP-20-24 Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2019, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-20-25 Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2019, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-20-26 Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2019, Leslie Reynolds

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FP-20-27 Thirty Years of Changing Cohabitation Experience in the U.S., 1987-2017, Wendy D. Manning

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FP-20-28 Stepfamilies in First Marriages, Lisa Carlson

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FP-20-29 Marriage in the U.S.: Twenty-five Years of Change, 1995-2020, Lisa Carlson

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

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FP-19-13 Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990 & 2017, Colette Allred

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FP-19-14 Marriage by the Numbers, Wendy D. Manning and Krista K. Payne

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FP-19-15 Family Formation Experiences: Shares of Women Who Married and had a Birth, 1979 & 2016, Paul Hemez