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Flashcards in Singlehood Deck (9)
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1

____ times as many people live _____ now than they did ___ years ago.
The single person household is now the _______ category of household in the UK.

a) four
b) alone
c) 40
d) biggest

2

In the __ - __ age category, the _______ of single person households are _____.
_____ are also ____ likely to never _____.

a) 16-64
b) majority
c) male
d) men
e) more
f) marry

3

In the __+ category, the ______ of single person households are ______.

a) 60+
b) majority
c) female

4

______ aged people (__ - __) are ______ _____ _____ than ever before (most likely due to ______).

a) middle
b) 45 - 64
c) living alone more
d) divorce

5

There has been a ________ ____ in the number of people under ___ living _____ (__%).
This is because the _______ market is too _______ so adults who have _______ chose to ________.

a) significant fall
b) 30
c) alone
d) 19%
e) housing
f) expensive
g) careers
h) house share

6

Overall, describe the trends for singlehood for different age categories.

Fall in singlehood for people under 30
Rise is singlehood for people aged 45-64

7

Ethnic variations

_____ British and ______ ________ British are ____ likely to live _____ than British ______ or British ________ due to their _______ family _______.

a) white
b) african caribbean
c) more
d) alone
e) indians
f) pakistanis
g) extended
h) network

8

Couples ________ choose to be LAT as they want to retain _________/people _____ to share a home but ____ ________ makes it _________.

a) increasingly
b) independence
c) want
d) job location
e) impossible

9

What does LAT mean?

Living apart, together