Families

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Family
a group of two or more persons associated by birth, cohabitation, marriage or adoptions
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Household
all the people living together in a domestic dwelling
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Family Diversity
the idea that there are many different types of family stuctures
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Nuclear Family
a family group consisting of the father, mother, and their dependent children.
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Dependent child
a person living in the household who is under 16 years of age or aged between 16 and 18 but in full-time education
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Breadwinner
the person in the household who the main income earner.
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Extended family
a family composed of the nuclear family and other relatives
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Generation
a group of people who live during the same time period
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Matrifocal
a family organised by focused on the mother
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Census
a survey of all people and household in the country, held every 10 years(uk)
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Card 2

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all the people living together in a domestic dwelling

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Household

Card 3

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the idea that there are many different types of family stuctures

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Card 4

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a family group consisting of the father, mother, and their dependent children.

Back

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Card 5

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a person living in the household who is under 16 years of age or aged between 16 and 18 but in full-time education

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