V1038: Q144 Time 1st began using contraception (childless women only).

(Childless women only) When did you begin to use some method or practice - how soon after your (first) marriage?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 One month after first marriage 10.1%
10 One year after first marriage 10.1%
20 Two years after first marriage 10.1%
30 Three years after first marriage 20.2%
40 Four years after first marriage 00.0%
50 Five years after first marriage 00.0%
60 Six years after first marriage 00.0%
70 Seven years after first marriage 00.0%
80 Eight years after first marriage 10.1%
90 Nine years after first marriage 00.0%
100 Ten years after first marriage 10.1%
Missing Data
0 Immediately 696.6%
888 Inapplicable 97092.5%
997 Refused 20.2%
999 Not ascertained 10.1%
Total 1,049 100%

Based upon 7 valid cases out of 1,049 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 38.71
  • median: 30.00
  • mode: 30.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 100
  • standard deviation: 36.99

Location: 4149-4152 (width: 4; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 0 , 888 , 997 , 998 , 999

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Low-Fertility Cohorts Study, 1978: A Survey of White, Ever-Married Women Belonging to the 1901-1910 United States Birth Cohorts.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

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