Only 17% of Black Teens Live with Parents

The nuclear family has been in the midst of a core meltdown for sixty years. And it doesn’t look like it’s getting better. Just 17% of black teens (15–17) live with their parents. The number is higher for white teens, but still dismal: — Just 17 percent of black teens live with their nuclear family, another all-time low and down from 38 percent in 1950. — 54 percent of white kids aged 15-17 grew up with their biological family intact, a low point and down from 67 percent in 1950. These Read more […]