This profile presents information on women’s employment rate by presence of own children in the household using data from the American Community Survey (2011).
This profile limits analyses to the female population ages 16 years and older. Presence of own children is defined as a child under 18 years old who is a son or daughter by birth, marriage (stepchild), or adoption.
Gibbs, Larry, "FP-13-09 Working Women with Children in the Household, 2011" (2013). National Center for Family and Marriage Research Family Profiles. 20.