In Idaho each day an average of 15 children are born to out-of-wedlock parents, over 5,000 children each year according to the ten-year study from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Division of Public Health, Bureau of Vital Records, February 2013 Report “Idaho Vital Statistics 2011.”
Report: http://healthandwelfare.idaho.gov/Portals/0/Health/Statistics/final_compressed.pdf

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The 2013 Annual Reports For The Idaho Judiciary’s Court Services, Children & Family Court Services confirms that of the over 13,900 family law cases filed in Idaho, in FY2013, 50% involved a self-represented parent demonstrating the extended necessity of awareness required regarding information about Dad’s rights.

Click to access 2013-Children&Families.pdf