WNW: Providing Education and a Future
• 28% of children now live with just one parent.
• 40% of children under 18 experience a parental breakup.
• 90% of single-parent families are headed by females.
• Single moms with children have the highest poverty rates.
• 60% of children living in mother-only families are impoverished.
• Single moms are more likely to be poor because of lower earning capacity.
• Single moms median income is only about 25% what a married couple make.