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is defined as a group of at least two people in a household based on marriage, cohabitation, blood relationships, or adoption. By contrast, a
is composed of one or more people who occupy the same housing unit.
Family decision making
Family life cycle
American Marketing Association.
> (cited 30 June 2015).
Population Reference Bureau.
What's a Household? What's a Family?
> (cited 7 June 2015).
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