American attitudes on children and family|
|How important is having children to you personally?|
|Somewhat important|| 19%|
|Not important|| 19%|
Watching children grow up is life's greatest joy.
|Agree || 82%|
|No opinion|| 14%|
A marriage without children is not fully complete.
|No opinion|| 24%|
People who have never had children lead empty lives.
|No opinion|| 28%|
National Opinion Research Center (NORC), University of Chicago, 1993.