Must-Know Fatherless Homes Statistics [Latest Report]

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"43% of US children live without their father."

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"90% of homeless and runaway children are from fatherless homes."

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"63% of youth suicides are from fatherless homes."

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"80% of rapists motivated with displaced anger come from fatherless homes."

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"Fatherless children are at a dramatically greater risk of drug and alcohol abuse."

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"Children raised without a father are 4 times more likely to live in poverty."

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"Students coming from fatherless homes are twice as likely to drop out from school."

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"In all but one of the 15 leading causes of death, the absence of the father is statistically significant."

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"85% of children who show behavior disorders come from fatherless homes."

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"Kids from fatherless homes are 5 times more likely to commit suicide."

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"Children in father-absent homes have significantly higher odds of incarceration."

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"Teen girls from fatherless homes are 3 times more likely to become pregnant."

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"Children with absent fathers are 2-3 times more likely to use drugs and experience health, educational, and emotional problems."

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