Custody, Access and Child Support: Findings from The National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth

TABLE OF CONTENTS

LIST OF TABLES

  • Table 1: Distribution of All Children and of Children from Broken Families by Cohort and Type of Parental Union at Time of Birth--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 2: Impact of Given Variables on the Probability of Separated Parents Getting a Divorce--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 3: Distribution of Children According to Whether a Court Order for Custody Exists, by Region, Type of Broken Union and Time Elapsed Since Separation--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 4: Percentage of Children from Broken Families for Whom a Court Order for Custody Does Not Exist, According to the Time Elapsed Since Separation and the Type of Parental Separation--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 5: Impact of Given Variables on the Probability That a Court Order for Custody Exists--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 6: Court-Ordered Custody Arrangements, According to the Region, the Age of the Child at Separation and the Type of Broken Union--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 7: Living Arrangements at Time of Separation for Children of Broken Families, by Whether a Court Order for Custody Exists--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 8: Type of Contact Maintained with Either Parent at Time of Separation, Whether the Broken Union Was a Marriage or Common-Law Union--Canada and Regions--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 9: Type of Contact Maintained with Father at Time of Separation, According to Age of Child--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 10: Type of Contact Maintained with Either Parent at Time of Survey, Whether the Broken Union Was a Marriage or Common-Law Union, and According to Time Elapsed Since Separation--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 11: Type of Support Agreement According to Type of Broken Union--Canada and Regions--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 12: Type of Support Agreement According to Time Elapsed Since Separation--Canada and Regions--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 13: Type of Support Agreement According to Type of Broken Union and Time Elapsed Since Separation--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 14: Type of Support Agreement and Regularity of Payments, According to Type of Broken Union--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 15: Type of Contact Maintained with Fathers at Time of Separation, According to the Nature of Child Support Agreement--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995
  • Table 16: Impact of Given Variables on the Propensity of Fathers to Maintain Contact with Their Children--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995 35
  • Table 17: Impact of the Regularity of Payments and of Other Variables on the Propensity of Fathers to Maintain Contact with Their Children, for Those Covered by a Support Agreement--NLSCY, Cycle 1, 1994-1995

LIST OF FIGURES

  • Figure 1: Family Context at Birth for Various Cohorts of Children--Canada
  • Figure 2: Family Context at Birth for Various Cohorts of Children--Ontario and Quebec
  • Figure 3: Cumulative Percentage of Canadian Children Who Were Born to a Lone Parent or Have Experienced the Separation of Their Parents, for Various Birth Cohorts
  • Figure 4: Cumulative Percentage of Canadian Children Born in a Two-Parent Family, Who Have Experienced Their Parents' Separation, According to Type of Parents' Union--1983-1984 Cohorts--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 5: Cumulative Percentage of Children Born in a Two-Parent Family, Who Have Experienced Their Parents' Separation Before Age 6, According to Type of Parents' Union--1983-1988 Cohorts--Quebec and Ontario--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 6: Distribution of Children Aged 0-11 and of Children from Broken Families, According to Type of Parents' Union--Canada--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 7: Distribution of Children Aged 0-11 and of Children from Broken Families, According to Type of Parents' Union--Quebec--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 8: Percentage of Children from Broken Marriages Who Have Not Yet Witnessed Their Parents' Divorce, According to Time Elapsed Since Separation--NLSCY 1994-1995 (Life Table Estimates)
  • Figure 9: Proportion of Children Whose Parents Have Been Separated for at Least 5 Years and for Whom a Custody Order Does Not Exist, According to the Type of Parental Separation--Quebec and Rest of Canada--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 10: Degree of Tension Created by the Question of Living Arrangements or Visiting Rights, According to Type of Parental Separation--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 11: Type of Contact Maintained with Either Parent at Time of Separation--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 12: Type of Contact Maintained with Father at Time of Separation, Whether the Broken Union Was a Marriage or Common-Law Union--NLSCY 1994-1995
  • Figure 13: Type of Contact Maintained with Father at the Time of Survey, According to Time Elapsed Since Separation--NLSCY 1994-1995 26
  • Figure 14: Visiting Patterns with Father, for Children Living with Mother at Time of Separation, According to Regularity of Child Support Payments--NLSCY 1994-1995
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