Moving On: The Expansion of the Family Network After Parents Separate

2004-FCY-9E

Figure 1.1   Distribution of children aged 0-13 years in 1996-97, whose parents were living apart, according to whether new parental unions introduced extra parent figures into their family environment, NLSCY, Cycles 1 and 2

Piechart: Neither parent in new union - 48%, Father's new union - extra mother figure only - 20%, Both parents in new unions - extra mother and father figure - 18% and Mother's new union - extra father figure only - 14%.

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