Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Exploring the Relationship Between Paid Family Leave and the Well-being of Low-Income Families: Lessons from California

Publication Date
Jan 12, 2017

This research report presents the results of a mixed-methods study that drew on California state administrative data and findings from focus groups with low-income working mothers to 1) explore how lower-income parents interact with California's PFL program and 2) better understand the relationship between PFL and key elements of family well-being, especially for economically disadvantaged families.

Other ASPE products on paid family leave can be found on our Paid Family Leave page.

Files
Populations
Low-Income Populations | Families with Children
Location- & Geography-Based Data
State Data