National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health, Public Use Relationships Data, Wave III

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) [Section 17: Compiling a Table of Relationships (short list)] Respondent identification number (AID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1399894165104.5016529202
2) Romantic relationship number (RRELNO)
TOTAL%
1) 401328.7
2) 283620.3
3) 208114.9
4) 145910.4
5) 10097.2
6) 6814.9
7) 5003.6
8) 3432.5
9) 2601.9
10) 2001.4
11) 1310.9
12) 980.7
13) 800.6
14) 690.5
15) 520.4
16) 380.3
17) 300.2
18) 210.2
19) 180.1
20) 100.1
21) 80.1
22) 80.1
23) 80.1
24) 60.0
25) 50.0
26) 40.0
27) 30.0
28) 30.0
29) 30.0
30) 30.0
31) 30.0
32) 20.0
33) 20.0
34) 20.0
35) 20.0
36) 10.0
37) 10.0
38) 10.0
39) 10.0
40) 10.0
41) 10.0
42) 10.0
TOTAL13998100.0
3) Are you currently involved in a sexual or romantic relationship with [INITIALS]? (H3TR1)
TOTAL%
0) No, this is not a current relationship1055676.1
1) Yes, this is a current relationship323623.3
6) Refused300.2
8) Don't know210.2
9) Not applicable310.2
Missing124 
TOTAL13874100.0
4) Has your relationship with [INITIALS] lasted for at least three months in total? If a relationship began, ended, and began again, count both periods in the relationship to calculate its length. Do not count the time when the relationship seemed to have ended. (H3TR2)
TOTAL%
0) No, this relationship did not last three months513336.8
1) Yes, this relationship lasted three months868462.3
6) Refused330.2
8) Don't know430.3
9) Not applicable430.3
Missing62 
TOTAL13936100.0
5) Please indicate whether [INITIALS] is male or female. (H3TR3)
TOTAL%
1) Male742553.1
2) Female657046.9
Missing3 
TOTAL13995100.0
6) Please indicate whether [INITIALS] is older or younger than you. (H3TR4)
TOTAL%
1) Older668447.8
2) Younger396028.3
3) Same age333723.9
Missing17 
TOTAL13981100.0
7) How many years [older/younger] than you is [INITIALS]? (H3TR5)
TOTAL%
1) 1380127.2
2) 2261918.7
3) 3160611.5
4) 48696.2
5) 54943.5
6) 62832.0
7) 72201.6
8) 81481.1
9) 9910.7
10) 101391.0
11) 11430.3
12) 12520.4
13) 13390.3
14) 14230.2
15) 15290.2
16) 1690.1
17) 17130.1
18) 18100.1
19) 1990.1
20) 20170.1
21) 21110.1
22) 22100.1
23) 23240.2
24) 24140.1
25) 25170.1
26) 26120.1
27) 27150.1
28) 2850.0
29) 2950.0
30) 3050.0
31) 3110.0
32) 3230.0
34) 3410.0
35) 3510.0
36) 3610.0
38) 3810.0
97) Legitimate skip333723.9
Missing21 
TOTAL13977100.0
8) Partner age (PAGE)
TOTAL%
15) 110.1
16) 570.4
17) 1961.4
18) 4933.5
19) 11067.9
20) 165611.8
21) 191913.7
22) 190613.6
23) 171312.3
24) 143410.3
25) 9737.0
26) 6824.9
27) 4633.3
28) 3382.4
29) 2011.4
30) 1811.3
31) 1331.0
32) 800.6
33) 680.5
34) 690.5
35) 370.3
36) 380.3
37) 200.1
38) 240.2
39) 120.1
40) 210.2
41) 140.1
42) 110.1
43) 140.1
44) 130.1
45) 170.1
46) 80.1
47) 120.1
48) 100.1
49) 110.1
50) 140.1
51) 80.1
52) 10.0
53) 30.0
54) 50.0
55) 10.0
56) 10.0
58) 20.0
59) 10.0
Missing21 
TOTAL13977100.0
9) Please indicate the race of [INITIALS]. (H3TR6)
TOTAL%
1) American Indian/Native American3672.6
2) Asian/Pacific Islander4413.2
3) Black/African-American306021.9
4) White906364.8
5) Other9867.0
6) Refused340.2
8) Don't know200.1
9) Not applicable240.2
Missing3 
TOTAL13995100.0
10) Is [INITIALS] of Hispanic or Latino origin? (H3TR7)
TOTAL%
0) No, this person is not Hispanic1242789.8
1) Yes, this person is Hispanic12909.3
6) Refused320.2
8) Don't know520.4
9) Not applicable320.2
Missing165 
TOTAL13833100.0
11) Have you had sexual relations with [INITIALS]? By 'sexual relations' we mean vaginal intercourse (a man inserts his penis into a woman's vagina), oral sex (a person puts his or her mouth on another person's sex organs), or anal sex (a man inserts his penis into his partner's anus or asshole). (H3TR8)
TOTAL%
0) No, we have not had sexual relations194914.0
1) Yes, we have had sexual relations1194285.6
6) Refused400.3
8) Don't know120.1
9) Not applicable160.1
Missing39 
TOTAL13959100.0
12) Please indicate whether your relationship with [INITIALS] included a pregnancy. (H3TR9)
TOTAL%
0) No, this relationship did not include a pregnancy [Skip to H3TR11]1211887.4
1) Yes, this relationship included a pregnancy173812.5
6) Refused10.0
8) Don't know10.0
9) Not applicable10.0
Missing139 
TOTAL13859100.0
13) How many pregnancies occurred with [INITIALS]? (H3TR10)
TOTAL%
1) One pregnancy12499.0
2) Two pregnancies3382.4
3) Three pregnancies900.6
4) Four pregnancies200.1
5) Five pregnancies30.0
6) Six pregnancies10.0
7) Seven pregnancies20.0
8) Eight pregnancies10.0
10) 10 pregnancies10.0
97) Legitimate skip1215187.7
Missing142 
TOTAL13856100.0
14) We'd like to know if you and [INITIALS] currently live together or lived together at some time in the past. Please select the sentence below which best describes your relationship. (H3TR11)
TOTAL%
0) You have never lived together.1107179.9
1) You live together at the present time.142110.3
2) You lived together in past but do not live together now.12569.1
6) Refused230.2
8) Don't know240.2
9) Not applicable570.4
Missing146 
TOTAL13852100.0
15) We'd like to know if you and [INITIALS] are currently married or were ever married. Please select the sentence below which best describes your relationship. (H3TR12)
TOTAL%
0) You have never been married.1287893.1
1) You are currently married.7405.3
2) You were once married but are not married now.910.7
6) Refused350.3
8) Don't know290.2
9) Not applicable610.4
Missing164 
TOTAL13834100.0
16) Did you and [INITIALS] ever adopt a child? (H3TR13)
TOTAL%
0) No, we did not adopt a child1373499.3
1) Yes, we did adopt a child310.2
6) Refused220.2
8) Don't know170.1
9) Not applicable250.2
Missing169 
TOTAL13829100.0
17) Did you and [INITIALS] ever go to the same school between seventh and 12th grades? (H3TR14)
TOTAL%
0) No952168.0
1) Yes422630.2
5) Question not asked of this respondent1711.2
6) Refused200.1
8) Don't know150.1
9) Not applicable450.3
TOTAL13998100.0
18) Order among sexual relationships (SXORDER)
TOTAL%
1) Partner you had sex with most recently379531.8
2) Next partner you had sex with250221.0
3) Following partner you had sex with173614.6
4) 411379.5
5) 57926.6
6) 65354.5
7) 73793.2
8) 82592.2
9) 92041.7
10) 101541.3
11) 111020.9
12) 12750.6
13) 13610.5
14) 14450.4
15) 15340.3
16) 16250.2
17) 17180.2
18) 18150.1
19) 19110.1
20) 2060.1
21) 2150.0
22) 2250.0
23) 2340.0
24) 2440.0
25) 2520.0
26) 2610.0
27) 2710.0
28) 2810.0
29) 2910.0
30) 3010.0
31) 3110.0
32) 3210.0
33) 3310.0
34) 3410.0
35) 3510.0
36) 3610.0
37) 3710.0
38) 3810.0
39) 3910.0
40) 4010.0
41) 4110.0
Missing2077 
TOTAL11921100.0
19) Couple sample questions (CP)
TOTAL%
1) Couple questions asked; asked to recruit this partner126494.3
2) Couple questions asked; not asked to recruit this partner554.1
3) Couple questions asked221.6
Missing12657 
TOTAL1341100.0