PA2: Reason not living w/both parents
Please tell me which one of these reasons best describes why you were not living with both your parents:
|1||Mother and father never married||175||13.2%|
|2||They're separated or divorced||349||26.4%|
|3||Mother is not living||13||1.0%|
|4||Father is not living||31||2.3%|
|5||Some other reason||47||3.6%|
|6||Mother/father went to prison||7||0.5%|
|7||Better for teen to live elsewhere||4||0.3%|
|8||Wanted to live on own||1||0.1%|
|9||Removed from home by Children's Services||3||0.2%|
|10||One parent dead/other parent problems||3||0.2%|
|11||Parent w/problems (drugs/alcohol, crime, financial)||2||0.2%|
|12||Abandoned by parents||1||0.1%|
|13||Both parents w/problems-drugs/alcohol/crime/finance||3||0.2%|
|14||Father disowned teen||1||0.1%|
|88||Not applicable (pa1=3)||653||49.4%|
Based upon 640 valid cases out of 1,321 total cases.
- mean: 2.33
- median: 2.00
- mode: 2.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 14
- standard deviation: 1.78
Location: 677-678 (width: 2; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: 77 , 88 , 99
Source: This variable was taken from: Toledo Adolescent Relationships Study (TARS): Wave 1, 2001.
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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.