Does society view single people who never marry or have children as lesser than married couples with children?

Does this attitude still prevail? As a single person who is heterosexual and never having had children, do you face judgement by society? I've heard comments such as 'What's her problem?' (about a 40 year old woman who is quite attractive but never married). Another comment I heard: 'She... show more Does this attitude still prevail?

As a single person who is heterosexual and never having had children, do you face judgement by society?

I've heard comments such as 'What's her problem?' (about a 40 year old woman who is quite attractive but never married).
Another comment I heard:
'She must be a lesbian'
From a woman who has a niece who's got a good career, loads of friend but is in her late 40s and never married. She's had a couple of relationships but chose not to marry as didn't feel it would work out.

'I want to make sure my daughter doesn't end up like her'
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Are these attitudes pervasive or just a minority view?
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