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 gents and ladies have already been corrected. Please dismiss the previous version of this Facts for Features.

Single Life

110.6 million

The sheer number of unmarried us citizens age 18 and older in 2016. This team composed 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 percentage of unmarried U.S. residents age 18 and older have been feamales in 2016; 46.8 % had been males.

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

19.5 million

How many unmarried U.S. residents age 65 and older in 2016. These seniors composed 17.7 percent of all of the people that are unmarried 18 and older.

How many unmarried males age 18 and older for each and every 100 unmarried ladies in the usa in 2016.

59.8 million

How many households maintained by unmarried both 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 per cent of all of the households, up from 17.1 per cent in 1970.

Parenting

The percentage of females many years 15 to 50 having a birth within the last few 12 months, as of 2015, who had been widowed, divorced or never ever hitched.

The portion of opposite-sex, unmarried-partner partners in 2016 that lived with a minumum of one child that is biological of partner. Continue reading