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Marriage

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* indicates there is some discrepancy in the question and/or answer text.
This variable appears in different sections of the individual studies.

IDLabelCPESNLAASNSAL
MR1_2Age at first dateV05328
MR1BFirst date before 21V05329
MR3# different people dated before age 21V05330
MR4_5# of your dates at least 2 years olderV05331
MR5# relationships you did list things on list A to your dateV05332
MR6# relationships your date did things on list A to youV05333
MR7# relationships you did things on list B to your dateV05334
MR8# relationships your date did things on list B to youV05335
MR10_0Person older/younger/same age as youV05336
MR10_1# years older/youngerV05337
MR10_2Ever did anything on list A to this personV05338
MR11Person did anything on list A to youV05339
MR12Ever did anything on list B to this personV05340
MR13Person did anything on list B to youV05341
MR15Who started physical argumentsV05342
MR16A# times married: Top CodeV05344
MR18# marriages ended in divorce/annulment: Top CodeV05346
MR19Age you married 1st time: Top/Bot CodeV05347
MR20Length dated 1st spouse before marriageV05348
MR20AUnit of time dated 1st spouse before married, MR20V05349
MR23First marriage ended in divorce or widowedV05355
MR24Age separated 1st spouse for last timeV05357MR24
MR25_4ALength time separate/divorce/widow from most recent spouseV05362
MR25_4BUnit of time separate/divorce/widow from spouse, MR25_4AV05363
MR35Length of time living togetherV05365MR35
MR35AUnit of time living together, MR35V05367MR35A
MR36Length of time married to current spouseV05369MR36
MR36AUnit of time married to current spouse, MR36V05371MR36A
MR37Rate current marriage/relationshipV05372MR37
MR40AFreq you and spouse disagree on handling family financesV05373
MR40BFreq you and spouse disagree on matters of recreationV05374
MR40CFreq you and spouse disagree on friendsV05375
MR40DFreq you and spouse disagree on philosophy of lifeV05376
MR40EFreq you and spouse disagree on making major decisionsV05377
MR40FFreq you think things between you and partner are going wellV05378
MR40GFreq you and your spouse quarrelV05379
MR40HFreq regret ever marry/live togetherV05380
MR40IFreq think about divorce/ending relationshipV05381
MR41Who has final say in major decisionsV05382MR41
MR41ALot more/somewhat/only a little more to say than spouse/partV05391MR41A
MR41BSpouse/part has lot more/somewhat/only a little more to sayV05392MR41B
MR41_1ASpouse/partner really cares about youV05383MR41_1A*
MR41_1BSpouse/partner understands the way you feelV05384MR41_1B
MR41_1CCan rely on spouse/partner to help with serious problemsV05385MR41_1C
MR41_1DCan open up and discuss worries with spouse/partner V05386MR41_1D
MR41_2ASpouse/partner makes too many demands on youV05387MR41_2A
MR41_2BSpouse/partner criticizes youV05388MR41_2B
MR41_2CSpouse/partner lets you down when counting on themV05389MR41_2C
MR41_2DSpouse/partner gets on nervesV05390MR41_2D
MR42Freq do things on list A to current spouse/partnerV05395MR42
MR42A# days did things on list A to current spouse in past yearV05396MR42A
MR43Freq spouse/partner do things on list A to youV05397MR43
MR43A# days spouse/partner did things on list A to you in past yearV05398MR43A
MR44Freq do things on list B to spouse/partnerV05399MR44
MR44A# days did things on list B to spouse/partner in past yearV05400MR44A
MR45Freq spouse/partner do things on list B to youV05401MR45
MR45A# days spouse/partner did things on list B to you in past yearV05402MR45A
MR47Who starts physicial argumentsV05404MR47
MR49AHow often spouse/partner drinks/use drugs too muchV05406MR49A*
MR49BHow often spouse/part wastes money needed for other thingsV05407
MR49CHow often spouse/partner has extramarital affairV05408
MR49DHow often spouse/part so depressed interfere w/ normal actsV05409
MR49EHow often spouse/partner very disagreeable V05410
MR49FHow often spouse/partner threaten to end relationshipV05411
MR49GHow often spouse/partner has temper tantrumsV05412
MR49HHow often spouse/partner so nervous interfere w/ normal actsV05413
MR50How often spouse/partner has trouble holding jobV05414
MR53AYou and spouse engage in outside interests togetherV05418
MR53BHow often you and spouse work together on projectV05419
MR53CHow often you and spouse calmly discuss somethingV05420
MR53DHow often you and spouse laugh togetherV05421
MR53EHow often you and spouse exchange ideasV05422

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