The following reports represent the collaborative work of the staff of the Pew Research Center's Social and Demographic Trends project. The staff currently consists of: Paul Taylor, Kim Parker, Rakesh Kochhar, Mark Lopez, Jeffrey Passel, Richard Fry, Rich Morin, D’Vera Cohn, Gretchen Livingston, Wendy Wang, Daniel Dockterman, Gabriel Velasco and Mary Seaborn.
Survey Details: Conducted October-November 2009 File Release Date: 21 Jan 2011
Survey Details: Conducted July-August 2009 File Release Date: 21 Jan 2011
Fertility/Luxury or Necessity
Survey Details: Conducted April 2009 File Release Date: 21 Jan 2011
A Portrait of Stepfamilies
Today, more than four-in-ten American adults have at least one step relative in their family – either a stepparent, a step or half sibling or a stepchild.