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effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.behavior [2017/05/16 08:51]
marri [1.1 Related American Demographics]
effects.of.divorce.on.children.s.behavior [2017/05/16 09:58] (current)
marri [5.1 Related American Demographics]
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 ====2.1 Related American Demographics==== ====2.1 Related American Demographics====
  
-According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Waves I and II), 42.6 percent of adolescents living with one biological, cohabiting parent have been in a fight, whereas only 28.8 percent of those with two married parents have ever been in one. Among other family structures, 32.3 percent of adolescents living in stepfamilies,​ 36.7 percent of those living with two cohabiting biological parents, 39.5 percent of those whose parents are divorced, and 39.6 percent of those whose parents have never married have ever been in a fight. ((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Fighting,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H09.pdf]])) (See [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H09.pdf|Chart]] )+According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Waves I and II), 42.6 percent of adolescents living with one biological, cohabiting parent have been in a fight, whereas only 28.8 percent of those with two married parents have ever been in one. Among other family structures, 32.3 percent of adolescents living in stepfamilies,​ 36.7 percent of those living with two cohabiting biological parents, 39.5 percent of those whose parents are divorced, and 39.6 percent of those whose parents have never married have ever been in a fight. ((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Fighting,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://marri.us/wp-content/uploads/​MA-13-15-153.pdf]])) (See [[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-13-15-153.pdf|Chart]] )
  
-[[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H09.pdf|{{ :family_structure_and_fighting.png?400 |Ever Got Into a Fight by Family Structure}}]]+[[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-13-15-153.pdf|{{ :ever_got_into_a_fight_by_family_structure.jpg?500 |Ever Got Into a Fight by Family Structure}}]]
  
 =====3. Sexual Practice===== =====3. Sexual Practice=====
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-According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, 13 percent of children who live in an intact married family admit to having stolen at least $50 worth of goods. By comparison, 19 percent of children whose parents never married or are divorced, 20 percent of children living with a stepparent, 15 percent of those living with cohabiting biological parents, and 23 percent of those living with one cohabiting biological parent have stolen at least $50 worth of goods.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Theft,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08J04.pdf00]])) (See [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08J04.pdf|Chart]] Below) ​+According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, 13 percent of children who live in an intact married family admit to having stolen at least $50 worth of goods. By comparison, 19 percent of children whose parents never married or are divorced, 20 percent of children living with a stepparent, 15 percent of those living with cohabiting biological parents, and 23 percent of those living with one cohabiting biological parent have stolen at least $50 worth of goods.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Theft,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://marri.us/wp-content/uploads/​MA-22-24-156.pdf]])) (See [[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-22-24-156.pdf|Chart]] Below) ​
  
-[[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08J04.pdf|{{ :family_structure_and_theft.png?400 |Theft by Family Structure}}]]+[[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-22-24-156.pdf|{{ :theft_by_family_structure.jpg?500 |Theft by Family Structure}}]]
  
 =====5. Drugs and Alcohol===== =====5. Drugs and Alcohol=====
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-According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Waves I and II), children who live with both biological parents are less likely to get drunk than adolescents with stepparents,​ one biological cohabiting parent, or divorced parents.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Drinking,"​ Mapping America Projects. Available at [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H82.pdf]])) (See [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H82.pdf|Chart]] Below) ​+According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Waves I and II), children who live with both biological parents are less likely to get drunk than adolescents with stepparents,​ one biological cohabiting parent, or divorced parents.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Drinking,"​ Mapping America Projects. Available at [[http://marri.us/wp-content/uploads/​MA-16-18-154.pdf]])) (See [[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-16-18-154.pdf|Chart]] Below) ​
  
-[[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08H82.pdf|{{ :family_structure_and_drinking.png?400 |Getting Drunk by Family Structure}}]]+[[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-16-18-154.pdf|{{ :adolescents_who_got_drunk_by_family_structure.jpg?500 |Getting Drunk by Family Structure}}]]
  
-According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, more than 15 percent of adolescents whose parents are divorced have used hard drugs; this figure rises to roughly 18 percent for children living with a stepparent or one biological cohabiting parent.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Adolescent Use of Hard Drugs,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08F26.pdf]])) (See [[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08F26.pdf| Chart]])+According to the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, more than 15 percent of adolescents whose parents are divorced have used hard drugs; this figure rises to roughly 18 percent for children living with a stepparent or one biological cohabiting parent.((This chart draws on a large national sample (16,000) from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. This work was done by the author in cooperation with former colleagues at The Heritage Foundation, Washington, D.C. \\ Patrick F. Fagan, "​Family Structure and Adolescent Use of Hard Drugs,"​ Mapping America Project. Available at [[http://marri.us/wp-content/uploads/​MA-7-9-151.pdf]])) (See [[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-7-9-151.pdf| Chart]])
  
-[[http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF08F26.pdf|{{ :family_structure_and_adolescent_use_of_hard_drugs.png?400 |Hard Drug Use by Family Structure}}]]+[[http://marri.us/​wp-content/uploads/MA-7-9-151.pdf|{{ :adolescent_hard_drug_use_by_family_structure.jpg?500 |Hard Drug Use by Family Structure}}]]
  
 =====6. Suicide===== =====6. Suicide=====