May 19, 2022

Reference: U.S. Census Roundup of Statistics About Moms in the United States (Mother’s Day 2018)

In this U.S. Census roundup you’ll find direct links to statistics about moms from a number of U.S. Census repors, an infographic (also embedded below), and a link to view/read the 1914 Presidential Proclamation designating the second Sunday in May as Mother’s Day.

Women With Births in the Last 12 Months

Source: U.S. Census

Direct to Complete “Stats for Stories: Mother’s Day: May 13, 2018” (via U.S. Census)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.