Children Born to Unwed Mothers 2014 Stats

In 2014, 40.6 percent of all children in the United States were born to unmarried mothers. That includes close to

72 percent of black children, 53 percent of Hispanic children, and 29 percent of white children. If we can find any sliver of good news in those dispiriting numbers, it is that black non-marital births plateaued about 1994 and moved up “only” 2 percentage points since that time. Optimists might also be able to spy a microscopic decline in the rate for all groups since 2009.

Read the rest here via The Daily Signal


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