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The U.S. Census Bureau provides the current marital status of persons, by age, sex, and race and the estimated median age at first marriage for men and women at the U.S. level.
Information collected on child care has evolved over the years to include comprehensive data on child care use, cost, and receipt of government assistance.
Child support can be an important income source for children and their custodial parents who receive these payments.
All Census Bureau demographic surveys collect information about children. The information collected varies.
Families and Households
All Census Bureau demographic surveys collect information about the residents of each housing unit and how they are related.
Information about the fertility of American women both for the nation as a whole as well as for individual states and lower level geography.
Grandparents and Grandchildren
Households include a variety of living arrangements, one being an increase in grandparents living with grandchildren.
Data about same-sex couples, including married and unmarried couples.