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FatherLove and Gilmore Research surveyed over 562 residents of King County with an oversampling of 201 fathers between April 19 and July 31, 2001.


What is one of the most the important things a father can do for his children?
Love them like crazy!


The survey was conducted by Random digit-dialed telephone interviews by trained interviewers at Gilmore Research. The survey is generally representative of King County with a tendency to address slightly higher income and education respondents.


Topics covered in the survey:

  1. Opinions about the importance of fathers in their children’s lives
  2. Beliefs about the most important thing a father can do for his children
  3. What fathers and other adults say about services for fathers
  4. What fathering information dads say they want
  5. Who dads turn to for advice about fathering
  6. Snapshot of fathers’ involvement in their children’s schools
  7. Snapshot of fathers’ involvement with their children at home
  8. Comments that participants wanted the survey sponsors to hear


FatherLove Survey of King County Adults

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