It’s Fathers’ Day for many American men, including 23% of those who are LGBT
About a quarter of LGBT men are fathers, and an additional 14% would like to have children someday.
The New American Father
A new survey by the Pew Research Center finds that Americans expect dad to be more of a moral teacher and emotional comforter than a breadwinner or disciplinarian.
5 facts about fathers
Breadwinner moms on the rise: Tell us your experience
Our new report on "Breadwinner Moms" has attracted widespread press coverage and discussion. FactTank asks readers to weigh in with their reactions.
A record 40% of all households with children under the age of 18 include mothers who are either the sole or primary source of income for the family, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau. The share was just 11% in 1960.
Record Share of New Mothers are College Educated
5 facts about moms
Young Women Now Top Young Men in Valuing High-Paying Career
Two-thirds of young women ages 18 to 34 rate career high on their list of life priorities, compared with 59% of young men.
Young Women Surpass Young Men in Career Aspirations
Two-thirds (66%) of women ages 18 to 34 rate career as important on their list of life priorities, compared with 59% of young men.
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