Contact: Email Sophie Sanders. Satisfaction with known, open-identity, or unknown sperm donors: reports from lesbian mothers of year-old adolescents. If the household contained multiple children under 18 years old, one was randomly selected to be the sample child SC for the survey.
The number of people living alone has increased by a fifth over the last 20 years, from 6.
This is equivalent to more than a quarter of young adults of the same age group living with parents in Cohabiting couples stand to lose it all if the worst happens. These findings are relevant to clinicians, public policy analysts, litigators, and legislators who are consulted on matters pertaining to same-sex parent families.
The South East of England showed a statistically significant decrease of
Inone in four young adults 3. Conversely, married couples with dependent children had more children on average than other family types Figure 3. The publisher's final edited version of this article is available at J Dev Behav Pediatr.
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None of the interactions included in the equations were significant for any child outcomes see Table 4 , meaning that the significant associations among family relationships, parenting stress, and child outcomes did not significantly differ across same-sex and different-sex parent households.
Figure 6: London had double the proportion of households containing two or more unrelated adults than the rest of the regions in the UK Percentage of households containing two or more unrelated adults for regions and constituent countries of the UK, Source: Office for National Statistics — Labour Force Survey Download this chart Image.
As advances in science help heterosexual couples produce biological children, the demand for same-sex adoption is likely to increase. Child adjustment and parenting in planned lesbian-parent families.