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Table 42 Number of Children Affected by Divorce

Table 42
Number of Children Affected by Divorce
Texas, 2012**

Number of
Children in Family
Number of Divorces Number of Children
Affected by Divorce
None 43,156 0
One 17,219 17,219
Two 13,414 26,828
Three 4,369 13,107
Four 1,058 4,232
Five 121 605
Six 24 144
Seven 4 28
Eight or More 4 33
Unknown 661 *
Total 80,030 62,196

**Note: Due to the implementation of a new divorce data entry system in 2009, the number of children affected by divorce may not be directly comparable to previous years.


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Last updated August 19, 2014