Category Archives: Data

Good news about abortion!

One aspect of the men’s sphere that greatly frustrates traditional conservatives is what they see as an unhealthy negativity about our new model of marriage. While the statistics they use to back this view up are generally dodgy, I have … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Data, Denial, Divorce, Satire, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 64 Comments

John Zmirak is mostly right.

John Zmirak at The Stream writes in Tucker Carlson is Half Right that Carlson is right about the destruction of the family: Carlson’s central complaint is serious. The family is collapsing in America, except among the upper and upper middle … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Post, Data, Denial, Divorce, Economics, Glenn Stanton, John Zmirak, New York Times, Pay Gap, The Stream, Traditional Conservatives, Tucker Carlson, Uncategorized | 102 Comments

2018 Median Age of Marriage

The US Census has released the median age of marriage stats for 2018. Here is the data for the last 19 years in table form (source has data back to 1890): Note:  I removed the duplicate for 2011 and just … Continue reading

Posted in Data, Marriage, Marriage Strike | 140 Comments

Fabius Maximus looks at post marriage America.

Larry Kummer at Fabius Maximus further explores the trend I described here in Becoming a post-marriage America: see the stories! Check out the excellent discussion at the bottom of Larry’s post as well.

Posted in Data, Fabius Maximus, Larry Kummer, Linkage, Marriage | 4 Comments

Updated U.S. Custody and Child Support Data (2015)

It has been over five years since I’ve posted new data on this, so I found the latest publication of Custodial Mothers and Fathers and Their Child Support  (cached) from the US Census and updated the charts below.  The basic narrative is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Data, Fatherhood, Motherhood | 40 Comments