More Unwed Couples Who Live Together Are Becoming Parents, Too

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More Unwed Couples Who Live Together Are Becoming Parents, Too

The percentage ofِ babies born toِ unmarried couples whoِ areِ living togetherِ isِ rising, according toِ a newِ government report.
From 2006 throughِ 2010, theِ Centers ofِ Disease Control andِ Prevention reported, 22 percent ofِ women whoِ gave birth toِ theirِ firstِ child wereِ cohabiting withِ theirِ partner, compared withِ 12 percent inِ 2002.
In fact, nearlyِ halfِ of allِ births thatِ takeِ place outsideِ ofِ marriage wereِ babies born toِ cohabitating couples, theِ CDC said.