National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

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:

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Mother and father never married 17513.2%
2 They're separated or divorced 34926.4%
3 Mother is not living 131.0%
4 Father is not living 312.3%
5 Some other reason 473.6%
6 Mother/father went to prison 70.5%
7 Better for teen to live elsewhere 40.3%
8 Wanted to live on own 10.1%
9 Removed from home by Children's Services 30.2%
10 One parent dead/other parent problems 30.2%
11 Parent w/problems (drugs/alcohol, crime, financial) 20.2%
12 Abandoned by parents 10.1%
13 Both parents w/problems-drugs/alcohol/crime/finance 30.2%
14 Father disowned teen 10.1%
Missing Data
88 Not applicable (pa1=3) 65349.4%
99 Missing 282.1%
Total 1,321 100%

Based upon 640 valid cases out of 1,321 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • 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

Notes

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.