The majority of youngsters in Utrecht live with both parents
77% of Utrecht youngsters aged 13-16 live in a family with their own father and mother. Of the other youngsters, 10% live with their mother and 3% with their mother and partner. 8% alternate between their father and mother (co-parenting). Only a small percentage live with their father (1%) or father and partner (<1%).
Youngsters without a migration background are more likely to live in a co-parenting situation
Ten percent of Utrecht youngsters without a migration background live in a co-parenting situation. Among youngsters with a migration background, this is 4%. vmbo pupils are more likely to live in a single-parent family than havo/vwo pupils.