Fact TankMay 6, 2016

How do American mothers feel about being a mom? It depends on how old their kids are

Changing diapers and arranging play dates is a world apart from running the carpool and helping with college applications.

Fact TankMarch 31, 2016

10 demographic trends that are shaping the U.S. and the world

We gathered key facts for this year’s Population Association of America (PAA) meeting.

Fact TankJanuary 14, 2016

Dangers that teens and kids face: A look at the data

What the data show on bullying, drug and alcohol use, depression, violence and other common sources of parental concern.

Pew Research CenterJanuary 7, 2016

Parents, Teens and Digital Monitoring

Parents monitor their teen’s digital activities in a number of ways, such as checking browser histories or social media profiles, but using technical means like parental controls is less common.

Pew Research CenterDecember 17, 2015

Parenting in America

There are deep divisions among U.S. parents today rooted in economic well-being Parents’ outlooks, worries and aspirations for their children are strongly linked to financial circumstances.

Fact TankDecember 17, 2015

5 key takeaways about parenting in changing times

A new Pew Research Center report looks at the challenges parents face in raising their children and how parenting approaches differ across demographic groups.

Fact TankNovember 5, 2015

Who does more at home when both parents work? Depends on which one you ask

Working moms and dads don’t necessarily see eye to eye when it comes to how certain tasks are divided at home.

Fact TankNovember 4, 2015

How American parents balance work and family life when both work

In 46% of two-parent families, both mom and dad work full time.

Pew Research CenterNovember 4, 2015

How Working Parents Share Responsibilities at Home

In 46% of two-parent families, both mom and dad work full time. In most of these families, parents share the load on chores, discipline and quality time with kids, but scheduling and sick days fall more on mom.

Fact TankSeptember 13, 2015

5 facts about American grandparents

More and more Americans are living long enough to become grandparents. For Grandparents Day, here are some key facts about them.