• Preface
  • Table of Contents
  • Figures
  • List of Abbreviations
  • 1. Context
  • 1.1. Background
  • 1.2. Overview of analysis
  • 1.3. Caveats
  • 2. Key characteristics of households in Europe
  • 2.1. Overview of households in LFS
  • 3. Single parents and employment
  • 3.1. Differences in employment rates between single mothers and mothers with partners
  • 3.2. Educational differences between single mothers and mothers with partners
  • 3.3. Occupational differences between single mothers and mothers with partners
  • 3.4. The impact of children’s ages on mothers’ employment
  • 4. Conclusions and policy implications
  • 4.1. Limitations
  • Reference