Number of families in the US by number of children 2000-2019

This statistic shows the number of families in the United States by number of children under 18 from 2000 to 2019. Just over seven million families had three or more children under 18 living in the household in 2019.

Number of families in the United States by number of children under 18 living in the household from 2000 to 2019

No childrenOne childTwo childrenThree or more children
201949,54014,08112,8537,008
201848,63514,57612,7427,134
201748,53514,72812,8016,762
201647,41514,79113,0386,939
201546,73714,78813,1597,032
201446,39814,91013,0447,001
201345,84414,78413,1877,087
201043,61515,14912,9477,122
200540,64715,06913,7417,400
200037,42014,31113,2157,080
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Source

Release date

October 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2000 to 2019

Supplementary notes

Data for previous years can be accessed here.

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