With many females getting involved in the work sector and being equally busy with the men as gender equality is finally attained, there will be limited time for people to get children and hence the number of newborns will have drastically reduced, infant mortality rate increased as women will be trying to get children in their 40s after they have really established their careers (OECD, 2011). Children will be raised by older and more mature parents and hence reduced teenage mothers.
Divorce rate for the few that will still believe in the institution of marriage will have remained the same. This is so because fewer people will be getting married and hence fewer people will be engaging in divorce hence making the rate almost standstill with what is being experienced in the present times. Reasons for divorce will include lack of time to parent and take care of partner as women are working equally as hard as the men with the gender equality. This would lead to families becoming even much more dysfunctional than it is at the present