Unmarried and solitary Americans Week: Sept. 17-23, 2017

Unmarried and solitary Americans Week: Sept. 17-23, 2017

*Revised Thursday, Aug. 16, 2017*

Note: The percentages of unmarried women and men have already been corrected. Please overlook the previous form of this Facts for Features.

Single Life

110.6 million

The amount of unmarried people in the usa age 18 and older in 2016. This group comprised 45.2 % of most U.S. residents age 18 and older.

FIGURE | AUGUST 14, 2017

Homeownership Rates of Solitary Householders

Single-female householder and householder that is single-male.

The portion of unmarried U.S. residents age 18 and older have been ladies in 2016; 46.8 % had been guys.

The percentage of unmarried U.S. residents age 18 and older in 2016 that has never been hitched. Another 23.1 % were divorced and 13.4 per cent had been widowed.

19.5 million

The sheer number of unmarried U.S. residents age 65 and older in 2016. These seniors constructed 17.7 per cent of most unmarried individuals age 18 and older.

The amount of unmarried guys age 18 and older for almost any 100 women that are unmarried the usa in 2016.

59.8 million

The amount of households maintained by unmarried women and men in 2016. These households comprised 47.6 % of households nationwide.

35.4 million

The amount of individuals who lived alone in 2016. They comprised 28.1 % of most households, up from 17.1 % in 1970.

Parenting

The portion of females many years 15 to 50 by having a delivery within the last few year, at the time of 2015, have been widowed, divorced or never ever hitched.

The percentage of opposite-sex, unmarried-partner partners in 2016 that lived with one or more child that is biological of partner.

790,103

The sheer number of unmarried grand-parents have been in charge of all the care that is basic of co-resident grandchild in 2015; 30.7 % of co-resident grand-parents in charge of their grandchildren were unmarried. Read More