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Q: widowhood ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: widowhood
Category: Family and Home
Asked by: roberta18-ga
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Posted: 19 Oct 2006 09:04 PDT
Expires: 18 Nov 2006 08:04 PST
Question ID: 775039
How many widows are there in the United States.
Subject: Re: widowhood
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 19 Oct 2006 10:00 PDT
Hello Roberta18,

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are 10.5 million widows in
the United States.

Marital Status: Issued October 2003

There are 175,000 new widows each year, 10 million widows in the United States

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I hope the information provided is helpful!

Best regards,

Clarification of Answer by bobbie7-ga on 19 Oct 2006 10:05 PDT
According to United States Marital Status 2005 American Community
Survey  there are 11,044,981 widows in the United States.
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