North Carolina Pregnancy Statistics (2009)

Unintended Pregnancies in North Carolina (2004-2006)

National Data

  • Approximately 26% of children under the age of 21 in the United States are raised in a single parent home.
  • One in four children in North Carolina live in a single parent family
  • 20 % live in single mother-headed households

Children in Single-Parent Families

Children living in Poverty
NC Map

Additional Resource

North Carolina Center for Afterschool Programs (NC CAP)