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For the individual studies, this variable exists in different sections from CPES.

Variable Label: # living biological children: Top Code



CN1

The next questions are about children. How many living biological children do you have, not counting stepchildren, adopted children, or foster children?

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ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0ZERO90137.67%37.54%
1ONE44018.39%18.33%
2TWO55923.37%23.29%
3THREE27711.58%11.54%
4FOUR11504.81%04.79%
5FIVE6102.55%02.54%
6SIX OR MORE3901.63%01.62%
-9REFUSED3-00.12%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.04%
.Missing4-00.17%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 2400


For the individual studies, this variable exists in different sections from CPES.

Variable Label: # other living children incl step/adopt/raised 5+ years:Top Code



CN2

How many living non-biological children do you have, including step children, adopted children, and others you helped to raise for at least five years?

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ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
0ZERO211788.47%88.21%
1ONE13605.68%05.67%
2TWO7803.26%03.25%
3THREE3201.34%01.33%
4FOUR1400.59%00.58%
5FIVE700.29%00.29%
6SIX OR MORE900.38%00.38%
-9REFUSED2-00.08%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.04%
.Missing4-00.17%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 2400


Variable Label: Age of 1st sexual intercourse



CN3

How old were you the first time you had sexual intercourse?

IF R SAYS 'NEVER': CODE 997

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  • Valid N: 2117
  • Refused: 53
  • Don't Know: 108
  • Missing (Other): 109
  • Missing (System): 13
MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
18.9404.7018.0006.00048.000
  • Valid Range: 6 - 48
  • Total Cases: 2400




BLN_HHL.HHL.HHL[1].Sex = 2

1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V07984)

2 EXPR IS TRUE

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    Variable Label: Ever had unwanted pregnancy



    CN3a

    Have you ever had an unwanted or unplanned pregnancy?

    1 YES

    5 NO (see V07984)

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    ValueLabelFrequencyValid
    Percent
    Total
    Percent
    1YES33126.59%13.79%
    5NO91473.41%38.08%
    -9REFUSED8-00.33%
    .Missing1147-47.79%

    Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

    • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), . (Missing)
    • Total Cases: 2400


    Variable Label: Remember last age of 1st unwanted pregnancy



    CN3a1

    Can you remember your exact age the very first time you had an unwanted or unplanned pregnancy?

    1 YES

    5 NO (see V07976)

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    ValueLabelFrequencyValid
    Percent
    Total
    Percent
    1YES31094.51%12.92%
    5NO1805.49%00.75%
    -8DONT KNOW3-00.12%
    .Missing2069-86.21%

    Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

    • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
    • Total Cases: 2400


    Variable Label: Age of 1st unwanted pregnancy



    CN3a2

    IN NEC How old were you?

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    • Valid N: 310
    • Refused: 0
    • Don't Know: 0
    • Missing (Other): 0
    • Missing (System): 2090
    MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
    21.3905.9219.5013.00045.000
    • Valid Range: 13 - 45
    • Total Cases: 2400


    Variable Label: Estimate age of 1st unwanted pregnancy



    CN3a3a

    About how old were you?

    IF 'ALL MY LIFE' OR 'AS LONG AS I CAN REMEMBER,' CODE: DON'T KNOW

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    • Valid N: 20
    • Refused: 1
    • Don't Know: 0
    • Missing (Other): 0
    • Missing (System): 2379
    MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
    23.3505.7123.5013.00034.000
    • Valid Range: 13 - 34
    • Total Cases: 2400


    Variable Label: 1st unwanted pregnancy before teens



    CN3a3b

    Was it before your teens?

    1 YES

    5 NO

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    ValueLabelFrequencyValid
    Percent
    Total
    Percent
    5NO1100.00%00.04%
    .Missing2399-99.96%

    Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

    • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
    • Total Cases: 2400




    CN3a3b <> 1

    1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V07981)

    2 EXPR IS TRUE

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      Variable Label: 1st unwanted pregnancy before twenties



      CN3a3b

      Was it before your twenties?

      1 YES

      5 NO

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      ValueLabelFrequencyValid
      Percent
      Total
      Percent
      5NO1100.00%00.04%
      .Missing2399-99.96%

      Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

      • Missing Data Codes: . (Missing)
      • Total Cases: 2400


      Variable Label: Age last time had unwanted pregnancy



      CN3a4

      How old were you the last time you had an unwanted or unplanned pregnancy?

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      • Valid N: 327
      • Refused: 2073
      • Don't Know: 0
      • Missing (Other): 0
      • Missing (System): 0
      MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
      24.3806.8323.0013.00045.000
      • Valid Range: 13 - 45
      • Total Cases: 2400




      ((CN1 >= 1) AND (CN1 <= 97.00000000000001)) OR ((CN2 >= 1) AND (CN2 <= 97.00000000000001))

      1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V07999)

      2 EXPR IS TRUE

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        Variable Label: Overall relationship with child



        CN9

        On a scale from 0 to 10 where 0 means 'the worst possible relationship' and 10 means 'the best possible relationship,' how would you rate your overall relationship with your [(child/children)] these days?

        0-1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10

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        • Valid N: 1535
        • Refused: 1
        • Don't Know: 0
        • Missing (Other): 0
        • Missing (System): 864
        MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
        09.0401.4610.0000.00010.000
        • Valid Range: 0 - 10
        • Total Cases: 2400


        Variable Label: In raising children (m) often did thing from list



        CN10

        (RB, PG 47)

        Please think about your relationship with your [(child/children)] during the years you [(raised/have been raising)] [(him/her/them)]. During all that time, how often [(did you do/have you done)] any of the things in List A to your [(child/children)] - often, sometimes, rarely, or never?

        1 OFTEN

        2 SOMETIMES

        3 RARELY

        4 NEVER

        5 (IF VOL "DID NOT RAISE THEM")

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        ValueLabelFrequencyValid
        Percent
        Total
        Percent
        1OFTEN2401.57%01.00%
        2SOMETIMES20413.36%08.50%
        3RARELY43828.68%18.25%
        4NEVER84655.40%35.25%
        551500.98%00.62%
        -9REFUSED2-00.08%
        -8DONT KNOW7-00.29%
        .Missing864-36.00%

        Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

        A discrepancy exists between the response text in the surveys.

        • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
        • Total Cases: 2400




        CN11

        (RB, PG 47)

        Now look at List B. During the years you [(raised/have been raising)] [(him/her/them)], how often [(did you do/have you done)] any of these things in List B to your [(child/children)] - often, sometimes, rarely, or never?

        1 OFTEN

        2 SOMETIMES

        3 RARELY

        4 NEVER

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        • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
        • Total Cases: 2400


        Variable Label: CN11 INTRO-sexual practices



        CN11_2_INTRO

        In the next part of the interview, we ask about sexual practices. Let me assure you that all information you provide is strictly confidential.

        PRESS [1] TO CONTINUE

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        • Valid N: 2396
        • Refused: 0
        • Don't Know: 0
        • Missing (Other): 0
        • Missing (System): 4
        MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
        01.0000.0001.0001.00001.000
        • Valid Range: 1 - 1
        • Total Cases: 2400




        BLSCREENING.SC35_1 = 1

        1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V08002)

        2 EXPR IS TRUE

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          Variable Label: Read question 58 in booklet and give corresponding letter



          CN11_2

          (RB, PG 48)

          First we would like to ask you some questions regarding your sexual preference. We would like to know how you would best describe yourself.

          Could you read the question on Page 48 in your booklet and then tell me the letter corresponding to your answer?

          1 A. Heterosexual - primarily attracted to members of the opposite sex (see V08005)

          2 B. Homosexual, Lesbian, Gay - primarily attracted to members of your own sex (see V08005)

          3 C. Bisexual - attracted to both men and women (see V08005)

          4 D. Something else (see V08005)

          5 E. Not sure (see V08005)

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          ValueLabelFrequencyValid
          Percent
          Total
          Percent
          1A164194.36%68.38%
          2B2801.61%01.17%
          3C1801.04%00.75%
          4D1901.09%00.79%
          5E3301.90%01.38%
          -9REFUSED34-01.42%
          -8DONT KNOW14-00.58%
          .Missing613-25.54%

          Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

          • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
          • Total Cases: 2400




          CN11_3

          First we would like to ask you some questions regarding your sexual preference. We would like to know how you would best describe yourself.

          Which of the following best describes your sexual orientation: heterosexual or straight - that is, primarily sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex; homosexual lesbian or gay - that is, primarily attracted to members of your own sex; bisexual - that is, attracted to both men and women; something else; or you're not sure?

          1 HETEROSEXUAL (see V08005)

          2 HOMOSEXUAL (see V08005)

          3 BISEXUAL (see V08005)

          4 SOMETHING ELSE (see V08005)

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          • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
          • Total Cases: 2400




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          • Valid Range: 0 - 0


          Variable Label: How comfortable with sexuality



          CN11_3a
          [IF R CAN READ:] (RB, PG 55)

          Could you read the question on Page 55 in your booklet and then tell me the corresponding answer?
          [IF R CANNOT READ:]
          How comfortable are you with your sexuality - very comfortable, somewhat comfortable, neither comfortable nor uncomfortable, somewhat uncomfortable, very uncomfortable, or not sure?

          1 VERY COMFORTABLE

          2 SOMEWHAT COMFORTABLE

          3 NEITHER COMFORTABLE NOR UNCOMFORTABLE

          4 SOMEWHAT UNCOMFORTABLE

          5 VERY UNCOMFORTABLE

          6 NOT SURE

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          ValueLabelFrequencyValid
          Percent
          Total
          Percent
          1VERY COMFORTABLE195483.50%81.42%
          2SOMEWHAT COMFORTABLE25710.98%10.71%
          3NEITHER COMFORTABLE NOR UNCOMFORTABLE5402.31%02.25%
          4SOMEWHAT UNCOMFORTABLE1200.51%00.50%
          5VERY UNCOMFORTABLE2100.90%00.88%
          6NOT SURE4201.79%01.75%
          -9REFUSED46-01.92%
          -8DONT KNOW10-00.42%
          .Missing4-00.17%

          Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

          • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
          • Total Cases: 2400


          Variable Label: Sexual experience mostly with what gender



          CN11_3b
          [IF R CAN READ:] (RB, PG 56)

          Could you read the question on Page 56 in your booklet and then tell me the corresponding answer?
          [IF R CANNOT READ:]

          Thinking back on the last 12 months, have your sexual experiences been with…?

          1 FEMALES ONLY (see V08024)

          2 MOSTLY FEMALES (see V08024)

          3 ABOUT EQUAL NUMBER OF MALES AND FEMALES (see V08024)

          4 MOSTLY MALES (see V08024)

          5 ALL MALES (see V08024)

          6 (IF VOL) I HAVE NOT BEEN SEXUALLY ACTIVE (see V08024)

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          ValueLabelFrequencyValid
          Percent
          Total
          Percent
          1FEMALES ONLY100943.32%42.04%
          2MOSTLY FEMALES1100.47%00.46%
          3ABOUT EQUAL NUMBER OF MALES AND FEMALES1100.47%00.46%
          4MOSTLY MALES5502.36%02.29%
          5ALL MALES96941.61%40.38%
          6(IF VOL) I HAVE NOT BEEN SEXUALLY ACTIVE27411.76%11.42%
          -9REFUSED51-02.12%
          -8DONT KNOW16-00.67%
          .Missing4-00.17%

          Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

          • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
          • Total Cases: 2400




          CN11_3b <> 6

          1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V08024)

          2 EXPR IS TRUE

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            Variable Label: # of people you had sexual intercourse with in past year



            CN11_4
            [IF R CAN READ:] (RB, PG 60)

            Could you read the question on Page 60 in your booklet and then tell the corresponding answer?
            [IF R CANNOT READ:]

            How many people have you had sexual intercourse with in the past 12 months?

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            • Valid N: 2039
            • Refused: 14
            • Don't Know: 69
            • Missing (Other): 0
            • Missing (System): 278
            MeanStd DevMedianMinMax
            01.2901.4401.0000.00035.000
            • Valid Range: 0 - 35
            • Total Cases: 2400




            CN11_4 > 0

            1 EXPR IS FALSE (see V08024)

            2 EXPR IS TRUE

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              Variable Label: Freq you and your partner wear condom in past year



              CN11_5
              [IF R CAN READ:] (RB, PG 49)

              Could you read the question on Page 49 in your booklet and then tell the corresponding answer?
              [IF R CANNOT READ:]

              During the past 12 months, how often did you or your sexual partner(s) wear a condom (rubber) while having sex - always, most of the time, sometimes, rarely, or never?

              1 ALWAYS (see V08024)

              2 MOST OF THE TIME (see V08024)

              3 SOMETIMES (see V08024)

              4 RARELY (see V08024)

              5 NEVER (see V08024)

              6 DOES NOT APPLY (see V08024)

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              ValueLabelFrequencyValid
              Percent
              Total
              Percent
              1ALWAYS32116.73%13.38%
              2MOST OF THE TIME19410.11%08.08%
              3SOMETIMES19009.90%07.92%
              4RARELY12206.36%05.08%
              5NEVER106655.55%44.42%
              6DOES NOT APPLY2601.35%01.08%
              -9REFUSED10-00.42%
              -8DONT KNOW3-00.12%
              .Missing468-19.50%

              Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

              • Missing Data Codes: -9 (Refused), -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
              • Total Cases: 2400




              CN4

              INTERVIEWER CHECKPOINT

              1 CN1 EQUALS BETWEEN '1' AND '97'

              2 CN2 EQUALS BETWEEN '1' AND '997'

              3 ALL OTHERS

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              • Valid Range: 1 - 3