American Community Survey (ACS)

  • FP-17-23
    Characteristics of Early Marriages
  • FP-17-22
    Crossover in the Median Age at First Marriage and First Birth: Thirty-Five Years of Change
  • FP-17-20
    Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990 & 2015
  • FP-17-18
    Twenty-Five-Year Trends in Living Alone in the U.S., 1990 & 2015
  • FP-17-07
    Generational Differences During Young Adulthood: Families and Households of Baby Boomers and Millennials
  • FP-17-06
    Generational Differences During Young Adulthood: Baby Boomers vs Millennials
  • FP-17-03
    Median Age at First Divorce, 2015
  • FP-16-22
    Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2015
  • FP-16-21
    Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2015
  • FP-16-20
    Cohabitation in Middle and Later Life
  • FP-16-19
    First Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2014
  • FP-16-18
    First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2014
  • FP-16-12
    Attitudes towards Marital Infidelity
  • FP-16-11
    Recently Divorced Adults with Resident Minor Children
  • FP-16-08
    Long-term Marriage among Older Adults, 2014
  • FP-15-20
    Marriage Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2014
  • FP-15-19
    Marriage-to-Divorce Ratio in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2014
  • FP-15-18
    Divorce Rate in the U.S.: Geographic Variation, 2014
  • FP-15-08
    The Remarriage Rate: Geographic Variation, 2013
  • FP-15-05
    Median Age at First Marriage, 2013
  • FP-15-04
    Number of Children Living in Same-Sex Couple Households, 2013
  • FP-14-20
    Median Duration of First Marriage and the Great Recession
  • FP-14-19
    The Divorce Rate and the Great Recession
  • FP-14-18
    The Marriage Rate and the Great Recession
  • FP-14-16
    Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990-2012
  • FP-14-15
    Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2013
  • FP-14-11
    Marital Duration at Divorce, 2012
  • FP-14-10
    Remarriage Rate in the U.S., 2012
  • FP-14-09
    First Divorce Rate, 2012
  • FP-14-08
    First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2012
  • FP-14-07
    Marital Status in the U.S., 2012
  • FP-14-03
    Demographic Profile of Same-Sex Couple Households with Minor Children, 2012
  • FP-14-02
    Healthy Marriage Initiative Spending and U.S. Marriage & Divorce Rates, a State-level Analysis
acs
  • FP-13-18
    Living Alone in the U.S., 2011
  • FP-13-17
    Age Variation in the Remarriage Rate, 1990-2011 Featured in USA Today!
  • FP-13-14
    Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2011    
  • FP-13-13
    Marriage: More than a Century of Change    
  • FP-13-11
    Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2011    
  • FP-13-10
    Women Who Gave Birth Within the Past 12 months, 2011    
  • FP-13-09
    Working Women with Children in the Household, 2011  
  • FP-13-08
    Receipt of Food & Cash Assistance among Poor Children: Trends and Geographic Variation    
  • FP-13-05
    Economic Well-being and the Great Recession: Dual Earner Married Couples in the U.S., 2006 and 2011    
  • FP-13-04
    General Marriage Rate and General Divorce Rate, 2008: A Comparison of ACS & NVS Data    
  • FP-13-03
    Grandchildren: Living in a Grandparent-Headed Household    
  • FP-13-02
    Public Assistance Participation among U.S. Children in Poverty, 2010    
  • FP-12-21
    First Marriage vs. Remarriage in the U.S., 2010    
  • FP-12-20
    Women's Employment Rate, 2010    
  • FP-12-19
    Women's Employment Status & Worker Classification, 2010    
  • FP-12-18
    Co-Resident Grandparents: Caregivers Versus Non-Caregivers    
  • FP-12-17
    Child Poverty in the United States, 2010    
  • FP-12-16
    Health Insurance Coverage of U.S. Children, 2010    
  • FP-12-15
    Demographic Profile of Same-Sex Parents    
  • FP-12-14
    Remarriage Rate in the U.S., 2010    
  • FP-12-07
    Median Age at First Marriage, 2010    
  • FP-12-05
    Age Variation in the Divorce Rate, 1990-2010    
  • FP-11-13
    Marital Duration at Divorce, 2010    
  • FP-11-12
    First Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2010    
  • FP-11-09
    First Divorce Rate, 2010    
  • FP-11-01
    U.S. Families and Households: Economic Well-being    
  • FP-10-08
    Same-Sex Couple Households in the U.S., 2009    
  • FP-10-06
    First Divorces in the U.S., 2008    
  • FP-10-05
    Rate of First Marriage in the U.S., 2008    
  • FP-10-02
    Cohabitation in the U.S., 2006-2008    
  • FP-10-01
    Marital Status in the U.S., 2008    
  • FP-09-03
    Median Age at First Marriage in the U.S., 2008    
  • FP-09-02
    Divorce Rate in the U.S., 2008    
  • FP-09-01
    Marriage Rate in the U.S., 2008

 

The Data Source

Measures Snapshots

Question Crosswalks

Working Papers and Publications

  • WP-09-14
    Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. (December 2009). "The Demography of Unions Among Older Americans: 1980-present."
    • Published in Handbook of Sociology of Aging.
      • Manning, W. D., & Brown, S. L. 2011. "The Demography of Unions Among Older Americans, 1980-Present: A Family Change Approach, Handbook of Sociology of Aging, Part IV; pp 193-210. DOI:  10.1007/978-1-4419-7374-0_13
  • WP-09-02
    Manning, W. D., Gulbis, A., Trella, D., Lyons, H., & du Toit, N. (2009).""Ain't Nobody in My Family Married": Social Context and Marital Social Capital."

Conference Posters and Presentations

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    Jackson, S. L. (2009). Marital Status in the U.S., 2008: Variations by Gender, Race, and Ethnicity. Poster presented at the BGSU Office of Sponsored Programs and Research 2009 Research Conference (November).    
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    White, Jr., J. L. (2009). Median Age of Marriage: Differences by Gender and Educational Attainment. Poster presented at the BGSU Office of Sponsored Programs and Research 2009 Research Conference (November).