“parenting” Charts

Childrearing Responsibilities Still Fall to the Mother »

While the labor force has undergone dramatic changes in past decades, most Americans still maintain more traditional views on the…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 160
Score: 6

Do Parents Know What Their Kids Are Doing? »

Most parents believe that their high school age teens do not drink alcohol or use marijuana. However, the reality is…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 322
Score: 4

Quality Relationships Related to Family Dinners »

Parents and children that eat meals together tend to have better relationships. As shown in my other charts tagged under…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 218
Score: 3

Tale of Two Parents »

The standard portrayals of economic life for ordinary Americans and their families paint a picture of stagnancy, even decline, amidst…

AEI
by: AEI
views: 148
Score: 2

Parenting Quality Distribution by Income Quintile »

The quality of U.S. parenting, as measured on the HOME scale, strongly varies by income. In other words, the skills…

Anonymous
by: Anonymous
views: 74
Score: 2

Gun Safety and Our Children »

As it stands, parents who own firearms are more likely to talk to their kids about gun safety. However, 18%…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 197
Score: 2

Shifting Landscape of the Stay-At-Home Dad »

Nearly twice as many fathers stay at home today as in 1989, and their reasons for doing so are changing…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 52
Score: 1

Google Search Data Shows Parental Shortcomings »

Google Search Data shows that U.S. parents are far more likely to inquire about their son's intelligence and their daughter's…

Melissa McNeill
by: Melissa McNeill
views: 60
Score: 1

Where do infants and toddlers spend their time? »

Experiences during infant and toddler years shape the architecture of the brain and lay the foundation for future growth and…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 133
Score: 1

Your Mother's Day Gift Guide »

In 2012, Only 3.2% of moms got a day off from parenting, despite 13.6% reporting it as their most sought…

Rachel
by: Rachel
views: 51

At-home Dads Take Childcare and Housework Responsibilities »

The Boston College Center for Work & Family asked fathers how childcare and housework tasks were divided before and after…

BCCWF
by: BCCWF
views: 191

Less Than 1/2 of States Have Infant/Toddler Care Credential »

When funding to programs like the Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) gets cut, child care quality declines and…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 87

Federal Program CCDBG Reaching 18% of Needy Children »

The Child Care and Development Block Grant (CCDBG) includes dedicated funding to improve the quality of care for infants and…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 198

Student Parents in Community College, Time Spent Caregiving »

Many students with children, especially women with children, spend many hours a week caring for them. Almost seven in ten…

IWPR
by: IWPR
views: 57

Fireworks: Injuries by Fireworks Type »

Fireworks are a fun part of our Independence Day celebrations. However, they can be misused, and thousands of people are…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 145

Fireworks: Most Injured Body Parts »

Fireworks are a fun part of our Independence Day celebrations. However, they can be misused, and thousands of people are…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 213

Parent Engagement Prevents Teen Substance Abuse »

The data displayed above indicates that the involvement of parents in the lives of teens makes a significant impact in…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 160

Dads' Time Off After Most Recent Birth/Adoption »

This chart is excerpted from the Boston College Center for Work and Family study The New Dad: Caring, Committed, and…

BCCWF
by: BCCWF
views: 193

Parent Income Keeping Kids Off the Field »

According to a recent survey, household income is a huge factor in whether or not kids can afford to be…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 144

Teen Birth Rate is Declining »

The teen birth rate has been dropping over the past few years. Whether this is due to better sex education,…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 134

Important Factors in Selecting an MD for Children »

The most important factor to parents when selecting a medical doctor for their children is whether or not the MD's…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 74

1 in 8 High School Seniors Use Study Drugs »

Only 1 in 100 parents believe their teens have used “study drugs,” while recent studies report 1 in 10 10th-graders…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 119

Modern Age Parenting: Computers and Child Rearing »

In response to the perceived effects of computers on their 0 - 8 year old children, parents lauded computers as…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 41

Modern Age Parenting: Time in Front of the Screen »

The amount of time parents spend in front of the TV had a direct effect on their children's habits, with…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 57

Modern Age Parenting: Turn that Off!!! »

In response to a survey question that asked whether or not "negotiating media use causes conflicts in our home," a…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 44

Modern Age Parenting: Tech and Child Rearing »

In response to a survey question that asked whether or not smartphones and tablets made parenting easier, American parents were…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 82

Modern Age Parenting: Media Tech in the Home »

7 out of 10 parents of young children aged 0 - 8 now have smartphones in the home, with the…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 64