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Variable Label: Frequency family helps you out


E1.

Now, I'd like to ask you some questions about your family relationships and about your friends. How often do people in your family -- including children, grandparents, aunts, uncles, in-laws and so on -- help you out? Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

6 (IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP

7 (IF VOL) I HAVE NO FAMILY

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN182830.15%09.13%
2FAIRLY OFTEN158326.11%07.91%
3NOT TOO OFTEN161526.64%08.07%
4NEVER69111.40%03.45%
6(IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP31405.18%01.57%
7(IF VOL) I HAVE NO FAMILY3200.53%00.16%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing13945-69.68%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency you help family out


E2.

How often do you help out people in your family -- including children, grandparents, aunts, uncles, in-laws and so on? Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

6 (IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN274645.57%13.72%
2FAIRLY OFTEN202733.64%10.13%
3NOT TOO OFTEN99016.43%04.95%
4NEVER17502.90%00.87%
6(IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP8801.46%00.44%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency see/write/phone relatives who don't live w/ you


E3.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 23)

How often do you see, write or talk on the telephone with family or relatives who do not live with you? Would you say nearly everyday, at least once a week, a few times a month, at least once a month, a few times a year, hardly ever or never?

1 NEARLY EVERYDAY

2 AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK

3 FEW TIMES A MTH

4 AT LEAST ONCE A MTH

5 FEW TIMES A YR

6 HARDLY EVER

7 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEARLY EVERYDAY293248.63%14.65%
2AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK185330.73%09.26%
3FEW TIMES A MTH65610.88%03.28%
4AT LEAST ONCE A MTH25804.28%01.29%
5FEW TIMES A YR15502.57%00.77%
6HARDLY EVER11601.92%00.58%
7NEVER5900.98%00.29%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # relatives would help you if needed


E4.

How many people in your family would help you out if you needed help?

[PROBE: Could you give me a number?]

  • Valid N: 5942
  • Refused: 85
  • Don't Know: 4
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 13982
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
08.0510.5305.0000.00097.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 97
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How close do you feel to family members


E4a.

How close do you feel toward your family members? Would you say very close, fairly close, not too close or not close at all?

1 VERY CLOSE

2 FAIRLY CLOSE

3 NOT TOO CLOSE

4 NOT CLOSE AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY CLOSE427170.88%21.34%
2FAIRLY CLOSE134722.35%06.73%
3NOT TOO CLOSE32105.33%01.60%
4NOT CLOSE AT ALL8701.44%00.43%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Closeness in feelings of family members to each other


E5.

Would you say your family members are very close in their feelings toward each other, fairly close, not too close, or not close at all?

1 VERY CLOSE

2 FAIRLY CLOSE

3 NOT TOO CLOSE

4 NOT CLOSE AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY CLOSE349058.01%17.44%
2FAIRLY CLOSE196932.73%09.84%
3NOT TOO CLOSE43507.23%02.17%
4NOT CLOSE AT ALL12202.03%00.61%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW13-00.06%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family makes you feel loved excl spouse


E6a.

Other than your (spouse/partner), how often do your family members make you feel loved and cared for? Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN380263.17%19.00%
2FAIRLY OFTEN158826.38%07.93%
3NOT TOO OFTEN52108.66%02.60%
4NEVER10801.79%00.54%
-9REFUSED4-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW8-00.04%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family listens to your problems


E6b.

(Other than your (spouse/partner)) How often do they listen to you talk about your private problems and concerns?

(Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?)

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN216135.89%10.80%
2FAIRLY OFTEN141323.47%07.06%
3NOT TOO OFTEN148624.68%07.43%
4NEVER96115.96%04.80%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW9-00.04%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family expresses concern for well-being


E6c.

(Other than your (spouse/partner)) How often do they express interest and concern in your well-being?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN351958.44%17.58%
2FAIRLY OFTEN160426.64%08.01%
3NOT TOO OFTEN66010.96%03.30%
4NEVER23903.97%01.19%
-9REFUSED3-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW6-00.03%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family makes too many demands of you


E7a.

How often do they make too many demands on you?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN80113.29%04.00%
2FAIRLY OFTEN71811.92%03.59%
3NOT TOO OFTEN240239.86%12.00%
4NEVER210534.93%10.52%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family criticizes you


E7b.

How often do they criticize you and the things you do?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN56109.37%02.80%
2FAIRLY OFTEN60110.04%03.00%
3NOT TOO OFTEN229138.25%11.45%
4NEVER253642.34%12.67%
-9REFUSED5-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW37-00.18%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family takes advantage you


E7c.

How often do they try to take advantage of you?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN39506.56%01.97%
2FAIRLY OFTEN38406.38%01.92%
3NOT TOO OFTEN157826.21%07.88%
4NEVER366460.85%18.31%
-9REFUSED3-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing13982-69.86%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency see/write/phone friends


E8.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 23)

How often do you see, write or talk on the telephone with your friends? Would you say nearly everyday, at least once a week, a few times a month, at least once a month, a few times a year, hardly ever, or never?

1 NEARLY EVERYDAY

2 AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK

3 FEW TIMES A MONTH

4 AT LEAST ONCE A MONTH

5 FEW TIMES A YEAR

6 HARDLY EVER

7 NEVER

8 (IF VOL) HAS NO FRIENDS

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1NEARLY EVERYDAY252541.65%12.62%
2AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK187030.85%09.34%
3FEW TIMES A MONTH67811.18%03.39%
4AT LEAST ONCE A MONTH28304.67%01.41%
5FEW TIMES A YEAR15602.57%00.78%
6HARDLY EVER29304.83%01.46%
7NEVER14902.46%00.74%
8(IF VOL) HAS NO FRIENDS10801.78%00.54%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing13945-69.68%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency friends help you out


E9.

How often do your friends help you out? Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

6 (IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN105017.64%05.25%
2FAIRLY OFTEN178429.98%08.91%
3NOT TOO OFTEN186431.32%09.31%
4NEVER88214.82%04.41%
6(IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP37106.23%01.85%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing14059-70.25%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency you help friends out


E10.

How often do you help out your friends? Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

6 (IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN149725.16%07.48%
2FAIRLY OFTEN218436.70%10.91%
3NOT TOO OFTEN166828.03%08.33%
4NEVER45107.58%02.25%
6(IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP15102.54%00.75%
-8DONT KNOW3-00.01%
.Missing14059-70.25%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Closeness you feel toward friends


E11.

How close do you feel toward your friends? Would you say very close, fairly close, not too close, not close at all?

1 VERY CLOSE

2 FAIRLY CLOSE

3 NOT TOO CLOSE

4 NOT CLOSE AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY CLOSE271045.55%13.54%
2FAIRLY CLOSE245841.32%12.28%
3NOT TOO CLOSE62810.56%03.14%
4NOT CLOSE AT ALL15302.57%00.76%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW4-00.02%
.Missing14059-70.25%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # people close to your family that are treated as relative


E12.

How many people are close to your family who are not really blood or marriage related but who are treated just like a relative?

IF R SAYS NONE, ENTER ZERO

  • Valid N: 5901
  • Refused: 161
  • Don't Know: 6
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 13945
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
08.1013.3905.0000.000100.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 100
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Frequency family friend helps you out


E12a.

[How often (does that person/do they)] help you out? (Would you say very often, fairly often, not too often, or never?)

1 VERY OFTEN

2 FAIRLY OFTEN

3 NOT TOO OFTEN

4 NEVER

6 (IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY OFTEN111621.20%05.58%
2FAIRLY OFTEN171632.60%08.57%
3NOT TOO OFTEN148228.16%07.41%
4NEVER61211.63%03.06%
6(IF VOL) NEVER NEEDED HELP33706.40%01.68%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
-8DONT KNOW2-00.01%
.Missing14747-73.69%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Partner: Number of yrs lived together


E13b.

How long have you lived together?

ENTER YEARS AND THEN MONTHS ON NEXT SCREEN

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1ONE OR LESS10724.77%00.53%
225713.19%00.28%
334610.65%00.23%
442706.25%00.13%
553608.33%00.18%
662505.79%00.12%
772104.86%00.10%
882205.09%00.11%
99902.08%00.04%
10101503.47%00.07%
1111902.08%00.04%
1212601.39%00.03%
1313300.69%00.01%
1414801.85%00.04%
15151202.78%00.06%
1616200.46%00.01%
1717400.93%00.02%
1818200.46%00.01%
1919100.23%00.00%
2020 OR MORE2004.63%00.10%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19578-97.83%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # mths lived with current partner


E13bb.

ENTER MONTHS LIVED TOGETHER

  • Valid N: 428
  • Refused: 5
  • Don't Know: 2
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 19578
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
02.6404.0500.0000.00012.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 12
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Ever been married


E13c.

Have you ever been married?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES14433.10%00.72%
5NO29166.90%01.45%
.Missing19578-97.83%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Is this first marriage or have you been married before


E14.

Is this your first marriage or have you been married before?

1 1ST MARRIAGE

2 MARRIED BEFORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
11ST MARRIAGE139173.17%06.95%
2MARRIED BEFORE51026.83%02.55%
-9REFUSED1-00.00%
.Missing18111-90.50%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Separated/divorced/widowed was first marriage


E15.

Was that your first marriage or [(have/had)] you been married before?

1 1ST MARRIAGE

2 MARRIED BEFORE

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
11ST MARRIAGE142878.03%07.14%
2MARRIED BEFORE40221.97%02.01%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
.Missing18181-90.85%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Main romantic involvement at this time


E16.

Do you have a main romantic involvement at this time?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES137937.24%06.89%
5NO232462.76%11.61%
-9REFUSED21-00.10%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing16282-81.36%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Mths in current romantic relationship


E16a.

How long have you been in that relationship?

ENTER MONTHS THEN ENTER YEARS ON NEXT SCREEN

  • Valid N: 1358
  • Refused: 15
  • Don't Know: 6
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 18634
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
02.6603.1201.0000.00011.000
  • Valid Range: 0 - 11
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Yrs in current romantic relationship


E16ab.

ENTER YEARS IN RELATIONSHIP

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1ONE OR LESS52238.27%02.61%
2217612.90%00.88%
3315811.58%00.79%
448606.30%00.43%
559106.67%00.45%
666104.47%00.30%
774002.93%00.20%
883602.64%00.18%
991601.17%00.08%
10104803.52%00.24%
11111300.95%00.06%
12122902.13%00.14%
1313700.51%00.03%
1414700.51%00.03%
1515900.66%00.04%
1616800.59%00.04%
1717700.51%00.03%
1818200.15%00.01%
1919300.22%00.01%
2020 OR MORE4503.30%00.22%
-9REFUSED6-00.03%
-8DONT KNOW9-00.04%
.Missing18634-93.11%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Want main romantic involvement


E16b.

Do you want a main romantic involvement?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES88438.65%04.42%
5NO140361.35%07.01%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW35-00.17%
.Missing17689-88.39%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Likelihood of marriage


E16c.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 25)

What do you think the likelihood is that you will ever get married/remarried? Would you say highly likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely or highly unlikely?

1 HIGHLY LIKELY

2 SOMEWHAT LIKELY

3 SOMEWHAT UNLIKELY

4 HIGHLY UNLIKELY

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1HIGHLY LIKELY98624.10%04.93%
2SOMEWHAT LIKELY125030.55%06.25%
3SOMEWHAT UNLIKELY57514.06%02.87%
4HIGHLY UNLIKELY128031.29%06.40%
-9REFUSED5-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW42-00.21%
.Missing15875-79.32%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Partner's racial background


E18.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 26)

Which do you feel best describes your [(spouse's/currentpartner's)] racial background? Black or African American, White, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, or Pacific Islander?

1 BLACK/AFRICAN AMERICAN

2 WHITE

97 OTHER

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1BLACK/AFRICAN AMERICAN259875.63%12.98%
2WHITE53815.66%02.69%
97OTHER29908.70%01.49%
-9REFUSED4-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing16573-82.81%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Satisfaction with current relationship


E19.

link to respondent booklet (RB, PG 27)

Taking things all together, how satisfied are you with your [(marriage/current relationship)]?

Would you say that you are very satisfied, somewhat satisfied, somewhat dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied?

1 VERY SATISFIED

2 SOMEWHAT SATISFIED

3 SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED

4 VERY DISSATISFIED

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY SATISFIED195557.65%09.77%
2SOMEWHAT SATISFIED115334.00%05.76%
3SOMEWHAT DISSATISFIED21406.31%01.07%
4VERY DISSATISFIED6902.03%00.34%
-9REFUSED4-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing16617-83.03%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Partner has kids from other relationships


E20.

Does your [(spouse/current partner)] have any children from other relationships?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES155045.78%07.74%
5NO183654.22%09.17%
-9REFUSED4-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW6-00.03%
.Missing16617-83.03%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of kids from partner's other relationships


E20a.

How many children does your [(spouse/current partner)] have from other relationships?

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1ONE58537.99%02.92%
2TWO45529.55%02.27%
3THREE24615.97%01.23%
4FOUR12908.38%00.64%
5FIVE5603.64%00.28%
6SIX OR MORE6904.48%00.34%
-9REFUSED2-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW8-00.04%
.Missing18463-92.26%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Partners child lives with you


E20b.

Does this child live with you?

1 YES

5 NO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1YES10217.44%00.51%
5NO48382.56%02.41%
.Missing19428-97.08%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # of partner's kids that live w/ you


E20b1.

How many of these children live with you?

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0080082.90%04.00%
116907.15%00.34%
22 OR MORE9609.95%00.48%
.Missing19048-95.18%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: How well do you get along w/ partner's kids


E21.

How well do you get along with your [(spouse/current partner's) child(ren)]?

Would you say that you get along very well, fairly well, not so well or not well at all?

1 VERY WELL

2 FAIRLY WELL

3 NOT SO WELL

4 NOT WELL AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY WELL92962.69%04.64%
2FAIRLY WELL40026.99%02.00%
3NOT SO WELL6904.66%00.34%
4NOT WELL AT ALL8405.67%00.42%
-9REFUSED3-00.01%
-8DONT KNOW65-00.32%
.Missing18463-92.26%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # kids you fathered/gave birth to


E22.

How many children have you [(given birth to/fathered)]?

Do not include stepchildren, adopted children, or foster children.

IF R SAYS NONE, ENTER ZERO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0ZERO138722.93%06.93%
1ONE115519.09%05.77%
2TWO134522.24%06.72%
3THREE92415.28%04.62%
4FOUR53408.83%02.67%
5FIVE30104.98%01.50%
6SIX OR MORE40306.66%02.01%
-9REFUSED12-00.06%
-8DONT KNOW7-00.03%
.Missing13945-69.68%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: # biological kids 13 yrs or older: Top Code


E23a

How many of these children are 13 years of age or older?

IF R SAYS NONE, ENTER ZERO

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0ZERO136029.50%06.80%
1ONE102022.13%05.10%
2TWO89719.46%04.48%
3THREE57112.39%02.85%
4FOUR33407.25%01.67%
5FIVE19104.14%00.95%
6SIX OR MORE23705.14%01.18%
.Missing15403-76.96%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: Your age at 1st birth


E24.

How old were you when your first child was born?

  • Valid N: 4634
  • Refused: 24
  • Don't Know: 4
  • Missing (Other): 0
  • Missing (System): 15351
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
21.9905.2121.0012.00058.000
  • Valid Range: 12 - 58
  • Total Cases: 20013

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Variable Label: General happiness these days


E25.

Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days -- would you say you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy these days?

1 VERY HAPPY

2 PRETTY HAPPY

3 NOT TOO HAPPY

4 (IF VOL) NOT HAPPY AT ALL

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1VERY HAPPY166827.55%08.33%
2PRETTY HAPPY341556.41%17.06%
3NOT TOO HAPPY92615.30%04.63%
4(IF VOL) NOT HAPPY AT ALL4500.74%00.22%
-9REFUSED4-00.02%
-8DONT KNOW10-00.05%
.Missing13945-69.68%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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