Number of Black families with a single father in the U.S. 1990-2018

This statistic shows the number of Black families with a male householder in the United States from 1990 to 2018. In 2018, there were about 1.07 million Black families with a single father living in the United States.

Number of Black families with a single father in the U.S. from 1990 to 2018

Number of families in thousands
20181,073
20171,046
20161,013
20151,024
20141,133
20131,102
20121,040
2011956
2010916
2009939
2008812
2007799
2006864
2005806
2004740
2003782
2002764
2001775
2000732
1999706
1998660
1997562
1996657
1995573
1994535
1993450
1992467
1991503
1990472
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Sources

Release date

August 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

1990 to 2018

Supplementary notes

Male householder, no wife present - with and without children under 18 years.

The Census Bureau defines a family as follows: "A family is a group of two people or more (one of whom is the householder) related by birth, marriage, or adoption and residing together; all such people (including related subfamily members) are considered as members of one family."

Black alone - With and without children under 18 years - Male householder, no spouse present.

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