Pew Research Center notes 57 percent of households with married parents were well above the poverty line while only 21 percent of single-parent households were.Children in nuclear families may be able to attend dance, gymnastics, music or other types of classes, especially when both partners work outside the home.
Every type of family experiences problems and emergencies throughout life.
Committed spouses or partners model a loving, caring, and supportive relationship for their children.
This translates into future success when children learn how to seek positive relationships and interact well with others.
This breakdown of the extended family unit, won't be beneficial in hard times.
Grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins have a place within a family structure, but the nuclear family doesn't always foster these relationships.