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I-MARITAL

(Percentages are weighted by NWWEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Are you married, divorced, separated, widowed, or never been married? (Recoded for use with online analysis)
  1) Married
  2) Divorced
  3) Separated
  4) Widowed
  5) Never been married

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Married 53.9% 53.9%
Divorced 8.2% 62.1%
Separated 6.4% 68.5%
Widowed 4.4% 72.9%
Never been married 27.1% 100%
Total N = 3910

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Married 29.3% 69.8% 65.9% 56.6% 49.7% 53.9%
Divorced 3.6% 5.3% 12.2% 15.3% 13.6% 8.2%
Separated 4.5% 7.3% 7.6% 6.6% 6.5% 6.4%
Widowed 0.3% 1.0% 2.4% 12.8% 26.6% 4.3%
Never been married 62.2% 16.7% 11.9% 8.7% 3.6% 27.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3870


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Married 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 53.9%
Divorced 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 8.2%
Separated 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.4%
Widowed 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 4.4%
Never been married 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 27.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3910


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast North Central South West TOTAL
Married 43.7% 66.3% 55.6% 53.5% 53.9%
Divorced 9.9% 4.0% 8.3% 8.4% 8.2%
Separated 9.0% 2.1% 5.7% 6.9% 6.4%
Widowed 5.0% 3.7% 5.0% 3.7% 4.4%
Never been married 32.4% 23.9% 25.3% 27.5% 27.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3910


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Married 55.0% 52.7% 53.9%
Divorced 7.1% 9.5% 8.2%
Separated 5.9% 6.9% 6.4%
Widowed 1.7% 7.2% 4.4%
Never been married 30.4% 23.7% 27.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
3910


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school grad or GED Business, technical, or vocational school after high school Some college, no 4-year degree College graduate, post-graduate training or professional schooling after college TOTAL
Married 53.1% 53.2% 61.1% 49.9% 61.2% 53.9%
Divorced 7.4% 7.8% 11.1% 9.0% 10.1% 8.2%
Separated 8.7% 5.6% 5.3% 4.9% 2.5% 6.4%
Widowed 5.6% 3.6% 2.6% 3.4% 3.8% 4.3%
Never been married 25.2% 29.8% 20.0% 32.8% 22.4% 27.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3822



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