This same pattern extended to mental health. For most of our comparison groups, though, socioeconomic indicators we are unable to explain significant findings. Rosenzweig MR, Stark O, editors. Results of a systematic review.
Family poverty status based on federal poverty thresholds from the U.
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Marriage and Child Wellbeing. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Significant, and appropriate, attention has been paid to measurement error in national surveys that include measures identifying same-sex couples, such as the American Community Survey ACS and the U.
We note that the meaning of biological status may be entirely different in same- and different-sex cohabiting family structures given that no same-sex families can have two biological parents Hequembourg
Taken together, these findings are inconsistent with Hypothesis 3 that differences in SES explain any observed differences between children raised by same-sex couples and children raised by different-sex couples. Biological relatedness is strongly linked to sociocultural and socioeconomic factors that are highly correlated with union duration, quality, and stability among different-sex cohabitors but less so among same-sex couples Manning and Lamb ; Manning et al.
Major flaws exist in the vast majority of studies published before on this subject Marks including the fact that they relied upon small, nonrepresentative samples that are not representative of children in typical homosexual families in the United States.
The evidence suggested strong bias resulting in false positive outcomes for parent-reported measures in recruited samples of same-sex parents.