Study shows diversity, lower income of same-sex couples with kids

11/1/2007 | San Francisco Chronicle

Same-sex couples raising children in California are more diverse and have a smaller median household income than their straight, married counterparts, according to a report by the Our Family Coalition, the San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center and Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere. The study, based on census data for San Francisco and Alameda counties, found 69% of same-sex couples raising children were female, and that households of families with same-sex parents had a median household income that was 17% less than straight households.

View Full Article in:

San Francisco Chronicle

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Director of Development & Communications
National LGBT Bar Association
Washington, DC
Manager, Corporate & Foundation Relations
Point Foundation
New York, NY
Major Gifts Officer
Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
New York, NY
Project One America Director
Human Rights Campaign
Washington, DC
Development Director
Matthew Shepard Foundation
Denver, CO