Children of better-educated mothers or fathers enter their first partnerships later, particularly if first union is marriage rather than cohabitation.
Child & Family Blog EditorApril 2016
Correlation found between parents’ experience of discrimination and feelings of sadness and low self-esteem on the part of the child.
A study has found that when a male cohabiting partner is active in daily family activities adolescent children less likely to exhibit problem behaviours.
Children’s performance in literacy, reasoning and maths tests correlates with the amount of investment by parents in their education.
Factors driving young adults back home: presence of siblings at home, unemployment, being single, being a victim of sexual abuse, poor health of parents.
Research on attitudes among Swedish parents found only small changes in beliefs about gender equality after having children.
Links between normal variations in parenting and a baby’s brain development have been found in a study involving 352 mothers and their babies.
Youth who experienced crowding between the ages of 15 and 18 were less likely to complete high school by the age of 19.