Table 18

Table : Children's living arrangements and orphan hood


Percent distribution of children under age 18 by children's living arrangements and survival status of parents, the percentage of children not living with a biological parent, and the percentage of children with one or both parents dead, according to background characteristics, Cambodia 2005

Background characteristic

Living with both parents

Living with mother but not father Living with father not mother Living with either parent Missing information on father/mother Total Percentage with one or both parents dead Number of children
Father alive Father dead Mother alive Mother dead Both live only father alive only mother alive Both dead
Age
  0-4 87.2 6.0 1.8 0.5 0.3 3.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 100.0 2.7 7,793
  <2 89.1 6.3 1.3 0.4 0.4 2.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 100.0 2.0 3,204
  2-4 85.9 5.8 2.1 0.5 0.3 4.2 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.3 100.0 3.2 4,590
  5-9 82.0 5.8 4.1 0.5 0.7 5.0 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.2 100.0 6.5 8,463
  10-14 75.6 5.8 7.1 0.8 1.4 5.9 0.9 1.2 1.1 0.3 100.0 11.7 10,349
  15-17 70.0 4.9 9.8 1.0 2.0 7.1 1.1 1.6 1.4 1.2 100.0 15.9 5,227
Sex
  Male 79.6 5.2 5.6 0.8 1.2 5.0 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.4 100.0 9.0 16,018
  Female 78.8 6.2 5.4 0.6 0.9 5.4 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.4 100.0 8.6 15,814
Residence
  Urban 75.7 6.2 5.9 0.7 1.0 7.0 0.9 0.8 1.2 0.6 100.0 9.7 4,374
  Rural 79.8 5.6 5.4 0.7 1.1 4.9 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.4 100.0 8.6 27,458
Province
  Banteay Mean Chey 82.6 1.2 5.0 0.2 0.8 6.5 0.6 1.0 1.6 0.5 100.0 9.0 1,362
  Kampong Cham 77.5 5.9 5.5 0.8 0.8 6.7 0.4 1.3 0.5 0.4 100.0 8.6 4,053
  Kampong Chhnang 78.7 7.7 5.8 0.6 0.6 4.7 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.6 100.0 7.7 1,203
  Kampong Speu 77.0 8.4 5.9 1.1 0.5 4.8 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.4 100.0 8.2 1,870
  Kampong Thom 81.7 4.4 5.7 0.5 1.5 4.1 1.1 0.4 0.4 0.2 100.0 9.2 1,623
  Kandal 81.3 5.5 5.8 1.1 1.2 3.3 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.2 100.0 8.7 2,973
  Kratie 81.1 7.5 3.4 0.7 1.4 3.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.4 100.0 6.5 694
  Phnom Penh 72.8 7.5 5.6 0.5 0.4 9.1 0.7 1.3 1.0 1.0 100.0 9.1 2,276
  Prey Veng 73.9 10.7 4.3 0.8 2.2 6.6 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.5 100.0 7.5 2,502
  Pursat 81.8 5.1 5.9 0.7 0.8 2.6 0.4 0.8 1.4 0.5 100.0 9.3 1,019
  Siem Reap 80.4 3.2 6.2 0.5 1.2 5.1 0.8 1.3 1.2 0.2 100.0 10.6 2,340
  Svauy Rieng 82.0 4.6 4.4 0.1 1.2 5.1 1.1 0.5 0.8 0.1 100.0 8.1 1,261
  Takeo 80.6 4.6 5.3 0.7 1.4 5.3 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.5 100.0 8.3 2,205
  Otdar Mean Chey 79.7 3.6 10.4 0.3 0.7 2.8 1.0 0.9 0.5 0.1 100.0 13.5 411
  Banttambang/ Krong Paillin 79.9 3.9 6.3 0.7 0.8 4.4 0.7 1.6 1.5 0.3 100.0 10.8 2,344
  Kampot/Krong Kep 80.6 5.0 4.9 0.5 1.4 5.1 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.4 100.0 8.4 1,639
  Krong Preash Sihanouk/
  Kaoh Kong
78.2 9.4 4.7 0.5 0.5 4.8 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.3 100.0 6.7 779
  Preah Vihear/Steung Steng 85.0 2.9 5.3 0.5 1.0 2.2 1.2 1.0 0.5 0.4 100.0 9.0 723
  Mondoul Kiri/Rattanakiri 87.8 2.5 4.0 0.1 1.2 2.4 0.8 0.2 0.7 0.2 100.0 6.9 556
Wealth quintile
  Lowest 77.4 7.0 6.9 0.3 1.7 4.3 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.4 100.0 10.6 7,269
  Second 80.6 5.6 6.2 0.9 1.0 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.3 100.0 8.8 6,687
  Middle 81.7 5.1 4.3 0.6 1.1 4.9 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.3 100.0 7.4 6,407
  Fourth 79.8 4.7 5.4 0.9 0.7 5.6 0.5 1.3 0.9 0.2 100.0 8.7 6,138
  Highest 76.4 6.1 4.2 0.7 0.8 8.1 0.6 1.3 1.1 0.8 100.0 8.0 5,330
 
Total<15 81.1 5.9 4.6 0.6 0.9 4.8 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.2 100.0 7.4 26,606
Total<18 79.2 5.7 5.5 0.7 1.1 5.2 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.4 100.0 8.8 31,832

Note : Table is based on de jure household members, i.e., usual household members