V1043: Q147 Length of time childless couple used method

(Childless users only) Not counting times when you stopped using a method or practice for any reason, for about how many years altogether did you use some method or practice?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 - 60.6%
2 - 60.6%
3 - 30.3%
4 - 40.4%
5 - 50.5%
6 - 30.3%
7 - 10.1%
9 - 10.1%
10 - 70.7%
12 - 20.2%
13 - 30.3%
15 - 60.6%
16 - 30.3%
17 - 10.1%
18 - 10.1%
19 - 20.2%
20 - 80.8%
21 - 10.1%
23 - 20.2%
24 - 10.1%
25 - 10.1%
26 - 10.1%
28 - 30.3%
40 - 10.1%
Missing Data
0 Less than one year 10.1%
88 Inapplicable 97092.5%
97 Refused 20.2%
98 Don't know 30.3%
99 Not ascertained 10.1%
Total 1,049 100%

Based upon 72 valid cases out of 1,049 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 12.11
  • median: 12.00
  • mode: 20.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 40
  • standard deviation: 8.72

Location: 4169-4172 (width: 4; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 0 , 88 , 97 , 98 , 99

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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