The Evolution of the U.S. Household (1950s to Today)

The Evolution of the U.S. Household (1950s to Today)

November 6, 2012

Family life was very different in the Fifties. For starters, it was probably a two parent household. Divorce was uncommon (mainly due to societal pressures) so almost 90% of families had a husband and a wife present. People just didn’t like to live alone. Source