Marital status of 3rd person
Variable: mar3
Module:
Household Members and Structure
Subject:
Family
,
Household
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Please tell me the names of the people who usually live in this household. Let's start with the head of the household. [LIST ON LINES 01-10 BELOW.]
Have we forgotten anyone: such as babies or small children; roomers; people who usually live here, but are away temporarily--on business trips, vacations, at school, temporarily in a hospital, and so on? [LIST ADDITIONAL PERSONS ON LINES 01-10 BELOW.]
Are there any people currently staying here--visitors, friends or relatives--do not usually live here? [LIST VISITORS ON LINES 11-14 BELOW.]
A. What is that [PERSON'S] relationship to the HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD?
B. Code sex. [ASK IF NOT OBVIOUS].
C. How old was [HEAD/PERSON] on (his/her) last birthday?
D. IF 13 YRS OR OLDER ASK: Is [PERSON] now married, widowed, divorced, separated, or has (he/she) never been married?
E. Are any of the people we have listed staying somewhere else right now? If yes, who is staying somewhere else right now?
F. Where is [PERSON] staying right now? Is [PERSON] staying at another household;
Is (he/she) traveling; Is (he/she) in some institution or dormitory--like at college or in a hospital or something; or what?
4. Marital status of third person

Year Availability
Available in 28 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Married
2 Widowed
3 Divorced
4 Separated
5 Never married
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
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
13 6 13 20 13 17 20 12 12 17 18 9 16 16 21 19 35 46 43 33 63 39 53 24 34 25 45 43
16 8 16 15 9 22 14 10 11 18 20 7 7 5 7 10 17 10 7 16 11 14 32 10 6 11 12 14
20 9 9 13 18 13 13 13 10 17 17 10 13 13 10 13 23 26 13 23 13 23 33 17 18 22 18 30
7 6 6 7 5 5 6 5 5 9 11 8 9 6 8 10 16 9 8 12 9 22 32 14 12 13 13 24
427 156 422 377 309 421 346 334 323 329 434 285 324 220 265 315 526 488 524 471 416 512 876 427 350 350 475 505
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 10 4 8 7 20 12
5 5 20 28 23 27 42 20 22 21 36 24 25 34 37 9 38 69 44 30 32 6 4 5 5 4 6 10
1001 1309 1044 1072 1091 1355 1158 1079 1151 1059 1283 1138 1143 1078 1169 1230 2336 2256 2193 2232 2221 2188 3470 1522 1611 1542 1949 2229
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 13054
Missing cases 49412