Mother’s Day is the one day of the year where we stop to celebrate the woman who gave us life. In honor of moms every, here are some fun facts on Mother’s day and some startling statistics on raising a child today.
1st Mother’s Day was established on May 10, 1908 by Anna Jarvis. It was made a national holiday in 1914 by President Wilson
Sixty-eight percent of people plan to call Mom on Mother’s Day, totaling 122.5 million phone calls
Number of diaper changes by your baby's 2nd birthday: 7,300
Cost of a baby during its first year? $7,000
Cost of Raising a Child*:
Dual-parent household with a combined income of $99,150 or higher, with a child 0-2 years old
Single parent household, income more than $57,620 and the child is 3-5 years old
Single parent household, income less than $57,620 and the child is 3-5 years old
Dual-parent household with a combined income of $57,620-$99,150 with a child 0-2 years old
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