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Breadwinner

The person who provides most or all of the income for his/her household. Stereotypically, the husband/father of a family is the breadwinner in the United States and other Western countries. However, the feminist movement in the mid-20th century and increases in the cost of living have resulted in many homes having two breadwinners. Other households have a single breadwinner of either sex out of choice or necessity.
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The CIO said families were trying to overcome issues related to missing information and the proper identification of those eligible for the full BD5 payout, such as those who support families as breadwinners but share a house with their parents.
moms are now the primary breadwinner or contribute as much as their significant other.
It seems there is a new balance between breadwinning and caring within our households and we can no longer assume that the man is the primary breadwinner.
Data from Aviva's Family Finances Report series suggests that the average annual income for male breadwinner households is Au27,180 (Au2,265 per month), but this falls to Au19,620 (Au1,635 per month) where a woman is the main earner.
Scotland has the highest proportion of mums who are the main breadwinner - almost a third.
London, Aug 4 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that one mother in every three is the breadwinner for their family.
Decrease in purchasing power, poverty and unemployment are the result of the destruction of local and regional economies brought about by globalization, and that is simply why we must adhere to the American household imperative of having more and more breadwinners in order to maintain economic sustainability in the household.
households with children under age 18 now include mothers who are the main breadwinners.
The Hope Project allows female breadwinners to make a monthly income of at least LE1,000 (about $175).
Experts put pampered blokes' cheating down to a threat to "gender identity" - they feel less of a man if they're not the main breadwinner.
Breadwinners and Citizens: Gender in the Making of the French Social Model.
The survey of 1,000 people for the BBC series The Trouble with Working Women found 54% thought men were still the main breadwinners in families, although most people (67%) did not think they should be.