The Married Minority

December 2006
New York Times Upfront;12/11/2006, Vol. 139 Issue 7, p5
The article reports on the results of the American Community Survey, released by the U.S. Census Bureau in October 2006. It found that 49.7 percent of the U.S. households in 2005 consist of married couples. The decline in the percentage of married couples from 2000 to 2005 is at 52 percent. It found that more adults choose to stay single longer or live unmarried with partners.


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