Share of each family status group that would get a raise

Family status Share of each category
Married parent 15.6%
Single parent 38.9%
Married, no children 16.5%
Unmarried, no children 37.2%

Source: Economic Policy Institute Minimum Wage Simulation Model using data from the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Congressional Budget Office. See EPI Minimum Wage Simulation Model 2019.

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