We have some interesting data from marri, the Marriage and Religion Research Institute of “Family” Research Council. This was released late last week.
- Only 45.8 percent of American children reach the age of 17 with both
their biological parents married (since before or around the time of
- The Index of Family Belonging is highest in the Northeast (49.6 percent) and lowest in the South (41.8 percent).
Aside from the fact that “traditional marriage” has a pretty bleak outcome, they cannot blame the gays (I’m sure that they will try). The heathens in the Northeast – where marriage equality is prevalent – are doing better than the presumably more devout folks in the South AKA “The Bible Belt.”
- More divorces in the Bible belt (dailyatheist.blogspot.com)
- Study: South has highest rate of divorce (cnn.com)