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De facto marital status

Datafiles

indresp, indall

Derived Variable Note

De facto marital status. Recode of MARSTAT to add two further categories: children aged under 16 (based on _age_dv and _ivfio) and respondents who are presently living in a couple (based on _LIVEWI). Not harmonised with the BHPS because LIVEWI is only included in the UKHLS.

See MARSTAT_DV

Origin

Uses MARSTAT AGE_DV LIVEWI IVFIO in data file INDALL

Index terms

Socio-demographic Characteristics, Marital Status, Derived Variables, Family Life, Relationship between Household Members

Wave specific data

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-920.01%
inapplicable-830.01%
refusal-2420.12%
don't know-1180.05%
Single and never married/in civil partnership1832923.1%
Married21893352.51%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31950.54%
Separated but legally married45421.5%
Divorced521996.1%
Widowed621696.02%
Separated from civil partner7240.07%
A former civil partner870.02%
A surviving civil partner980.02%
Living as couple1035849.94%
Total36055100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-930.01%
inapplicable-8140.04%
refusal-2170.04%
don't know-1220.06%
Single and never married/in civil partnership1923923.51%
Married22050052.17%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31770.45%
Separated but legally married45601.43%
Divorced523646.02%
Widowed623055.87%
Separated from civil partner7160.04%
A former civil partner840.01%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple10406810.35%
Total39293100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-940.01%
inapplicable-8250.06%
refusal-2270.06%
don't know-1290.07%
Child under 16010.0%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11008623.92%
Married22177251.63%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31770.42%
Separated but legally married46621.57%
Divorced524905.9%
Widowed624315.77%
Separated from civil partner740.01%
A former civil partner820.0%
A surviving civil partner910.0%
Living as couple10445710.57%
Total42168100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-91340.3%
inapplicable-8360.08%
refusal-2320.07%
don't know-1290.06%
Child under 16060.01%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11071323.71%
Married22318651.31%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership32450.54%
Separated but legally married47451.65%
Divorced525925.74%
Widowed626185.79%
Separated from civil partner790.02%
A former civil partner830.01%
A surviving civil partner920.0%
Living as couple10483810.71%
Total45188100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9370.08%
don't know-1440.1%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11055323.54%
Married22278650.82%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31270.28%
Separated but legally married47411.65%
Divorced527906.22%
Widowed626896.0%
Separated from civil partner7100.02%
A former civil partner820.0%
A surviving civil partner950.01%
Living as couple10504911.26%
Total44833100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9480.1%
don't know-1630.13%
Child under 16020.0%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11082322.99%
Married22406451.12%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31170.25%
Separated but legally married48211.74%
Divorced529106.18%
Widowed628095.97%
Separated from civil partner790.02%
A former civil partner810.0%
A surviving civil partner950.01%
Living as couple10539911.47%
Total47071100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-920.0%
refusal-210.0%
don't know-110.0%
Child under 16020.0%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11128622.71%
Married22580551.93%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31150.23%
Separated but legally married48601.73%
Divorced530496.14%
Widowed630136.06%
Separated from civil partner770.01%
A former civil partner830.01%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple10554411.16%
Total49692100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-920.0%
refusal-230.01%
don't know-120.0%
Child under 16020.0%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11242622.77%
Married22835451.96%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31060.19%
Separated but legally married49631.76%
Divorced533096.06%
Widowed632575.97%
Separated from civil partner7140.03%
A former civil partner820.0%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple10612511.22%
Total54569100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
refusal-230.01%
don't know-1140.03%
Child under 160160.03%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11199323.52%
Married22584750.69%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership3900.18%
Separated but legally married411532.26%
Divorced531556.19%
Widowed630035.89%
Separated from civil partner7110.02%
A former civil partner810.0%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple10570411.19%
Total50994100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9280.05%
inapplicable-850.01%
refusal-21000.19%
don't know-1410.08%
Child under 1601032319.59%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11079620.49%
Married22157740.95%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership32350.45%
Separated but legally married46011.14%
Divorced523244.41%
Widowed622944.35%
Separated from civil partner7270.05%
A former civil partner890.02%
A surviving civil partner980.02%
Living as couple1043238.2%
Total52691100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9650.11%
inapplicable-8200.04%
refusal-2500.09%
don't know-1370.07%
Child under 1601154020.39%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11152420.36%
Married22292440.5%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership32160.38%
Separated but legally married46061.07%
Divorced524624.35%
Widowed624134.26%
Separated from civil partner7180.03%
A former civil partner850.01%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple1047218.34%
Total56605100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9730.12%
inapplicable-8550.09%
refusal-2750.13%
don't know-1510.09%
Child under 1601255420.94%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11216620.3%
Married22393039.92%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31980.33%
Separated but legally married47051.18%
Divorced525654.28%
Widowed625484.25%
Separated from civil partner770.01%
A former civil partner830.01%
A surviving civil partner920.0%
Living as couple1050068.35%
Total59938100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-93080.48%
inapplicable-81180.18%
refusal-2770.12%
don't know-1650.1%
Child under 1601372321.21%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11288919.92%
Married22558039.53%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership32710.42%
Separated but legally married47911.22%
Divorced526854.15%
Widowed627424.24%
Separated from civil partner7100.02%
A former civil partner830.0%
A surviving civil partner920.0%
Living as couple1054428.41%
Total64706100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9400.07%
refusal-2120.02%
don't know-1550.09%
Child under 1601289420.96%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11204519.58%
Married22441839.7%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31340.22%
Separated but legally married47721.26%
Divorced528554.64%
Widowed627784.52%
Separated from civil partner7130.02%
A former civil partner820.0%
A surviving civil partner950.01%
Living as couple1054858.92%
Total61508100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9570.09%
refusal-2190.03%
don't know-1820.12%
Child under 1601415021.56%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11259519.19%
Married22595039.54%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31220.19%
Separated but legally married48521.3%
Divorced529814.54%
Widowed629324.47%
Separated from civil partner7100.02%
A former civil partner810.0%
A surviving civil partner950.01%
Living as couple1058708.94%
Total65626100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9100.01%
inapplicable-820.0%
refusal-290.01%
don't know-170.01%
Child under 1601551621.96%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11348819.09%
Married22823239.95%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31220.17%
Separated but legally married49011.27%
Divorced531264.42%
Widowed631404.44%
Separated from civil partner780.01%
A former civil partner830.0%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple1061038.64%
Total70671100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9120.02%
inapplicable-810.0%
refusal-2100.01%
don't know-1270.03%
Child under 1601713122.11%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11488219.2%
Married23083139.78%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership31130.15%
Separated but legally married410021.29%
Divorced533764.36%
Widowed633884.37%
Separated from civil partner7140.02%
A former civil partner820.0%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple1067038.65%
Total77496100.0%

Frequencies

Value labelValueAbsolute frequencyRelative frequency
missing-9570.07%
inapplicable-8100.01%
refusal-2130.02%
don't know-1370.05%
Child under 1601783823.07%
Single and never married/in civil partnership11527219.75%
Married22977138.51%
In a registered same-sex civil partnership3980.13%
Separated but legally married412191.58%
Divorced532594.22%
Widowed631824.12%
Separated from civil partner7130.02%
A former civil partner830.0%
A surviving civil partner940.01%
Living as couple1065338.45%
Total77309100.0%