Change Indicator

Children in single-parent families in Alabama

Children in single-parent families

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definition and Source



The percent of own children under 18 years of age who reside with only one parent. This number does not include children who live in households with a single relative or non-related person who is not the child's parent.

Data Source

Household Type for Children Under 18 Years in Households (Excluding Householders, Spouses, And Unmarried Partners).  Universe: Population under 18 years in households (excluding householders, spouses, and unmarried partners).  2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates


Last Updated

May 2024