A Rising Share of the U.S. Black Population Is Foreign Born
9 Percent Are Immigrants; and While Most Are from the Caribbean, Africans Drive Recent Growth
Women and Leadership
Public Says Women are Equally Qualified, but Barriers Persist
Four-in-Ten Couples are Saying “I Do,” Again
Growing Number of Adults Have Remarried
Record Share of Americans Have Never Married
As Values, Economics and Gender Patterns Change
In Post-Recession Era, Young Adults Drive Continuing Rise in Multi-Generational Living
The number of Americans living in multi-generational households, which spiked during the Great Recession, has risen to a record 57 million in 2012, including about one-in-four young adults ages 25-34.
Growing Number of Dads Home with the Kids
Biggest increase among those caring for family
Generation X: America’s Neglected ‘Middle Child’
Public and private college grads rank about equally in life satisfaction
Young Adults, Student Debt and Economic Well-Being
Student debt burdens are weighing on the economic fortunes of today’s young adults. Among the college-educated, those with outstanding student debt are lagging far behind those who are debt free in terms of household wealth.
After Decades of Decline, A Rise in Stay-at-Home Mothers
The share of mothers who do not work outside the home rose to 29% in 2012, up from a modern-era low of 23% in 1999, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data.