What happens to children when the father doesn’t stick around?
Out of the 25 million children who are fatherless:
– 67% of these children will become inmates
– They are five times more likely to be poor
– 30% more likely to use drugs
– Twice as likely to drop out of school
Fatherless females are:
– 16% more like to have an out-of-wedlock birth
– 92% more likely to get a divorce
These, and other statistics like them, can be found in The Father Factor by Josh McDowell.