New Study: Children in Same-Sex Households Less Likely to Graduate High School

“A study published last week in the journal Review of the Economics of the Household [reveals] that the children of gay and lesbian couples are only about 65 percent as likely to have graduated from high school as the children of married, opposite-sex couples. And gender matters, too: girls are more apt to struggle than boys, with daughters of gay parents displaying dramatically low graduation rates.”

This quote is an excerpt from “A Married Mom and Dad Really Do Matter: New Evidence from Canada” by Mark Regenerus. Click here to read his article highlighting Canadian economics professor Dr. Douglas Allen’s fascinating research study.