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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 19.7 million children, more than 1 in 4, live without a father in the home. This has numerous consequences for the child.

  • 4 times greater risk of poverty
  • 7 times more likely to become a pregnant teenager
  • More likely to develop behavior problems
  • More risk of abuse and neglect
  • 2 times greater chance of infant mortality
  • More chance of abusing drugs and alcohol, commiting crimes, and/or spending time in prison
  • 2 Times more likely to become obese
  • Twice as likely to drop out of high school