Number of children
Variable: childs
Module:
Core
Subject:
Children
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

How many children have you ever had? Please count all that were born alive at any time (including any you had from a previous marriage).

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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73
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75
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80
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8 Eight or more
9 Dk na
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
373 378 332 386 392 383 417 389 497 431 431 430 399 517 395 427 392 419 447 820 822 802 813 799 767 1216 521 562 536 704 797
240 200 226 242 244 256 240 236 326 261 230 226 214 289 239 230 208 255 259 484 461 474 455 469 474 710 323 332 274 419 459
340 357 319 330 328 356 366 359 423 375 328 349 357 395 358 397 341 375 423 795 770 743 719 657 730 1147 524 528 569 658 733
276 233 245 234 227 229 222 213 259 259 212 241 218 291 208 236 215 215 243 447 420 411 449 481 459 738 344 329 301 394 467
169 157 141 132 145 130 134 120 145 116 134 132 128 146 135 103 117 127 122 239 222 209 188 185 221 386 160 144 167 198 213
87 65 97 64 65 70 63 64 82 61 55 76 61 64 71 70 50 54 64 103 94 86 93 73 79 139 77 61 56 88 92
52 45 52 36 28 38 39 36 40 44 17 28 49 35 38 30 26 24 14 39 48 47 32 40 39 83 30 35 33 40 51
28 22 25 19 32 19 24 18 27 25 19 17 14 21 13 20 14 23 8 23 27 19 25 22 18 43 19 18 12 14 25
40 43 40 42 36 35 21 30 58 24 30 31 28 54 23 22 7 17 21 33 25 34 27 34 21 35 22 32 23 15 22
8 4 7 5 2 14 6 3 3 3 17 4 2 7 1 2 2 8 5 9 15 7 16 5 4 13 3 3 3 8 8
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 62269
Missing cases 197