Trends in single mothers’ living arrangements from 1970 to 1995: Correcting the Current Population Survey

@article{London1998TrendsIS,
  title={Trends in single mothers’ living arrangements from 1970 to 1995: Correcting the Current Population Survey},
  author={Rebecca A. London},
  journal={Demography},
  year={1998},
  volume={35},
  pages={125-131}
}
I examine trends in single mothers’ living arrangements using data from the 1970–1995 Current Population Surveys. I create a consistent trend by correcting a coding problem that stemmed from the misidentification of children living in multigenerational households before 1984. Revised estimates show that the number of single mothers in each of these years… CONTINUE READING