Posts Tagged ‘Separation’

Women’s probability of being in poverty more than doubles after separation

Thursday, June 16th, 2022

When a heterosexual relationship breaks down, women are at a much higher risk of falling into poverty than men – especially if they have children to care for. Our new research suggests that while a breakup, on average, reduces men’s disposable household income by 5%, on average women’s household income decreases by almost 30%. We Read more