Divorce laws
Variable: divlaw
Module:
Core
Subject:
Divorce
,
Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

A. Should divorce in this country be easier or more difficult to obtain than it is now?

Year Availability
Available in 26 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
80
82
83
84
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91
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16

Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Easier
2 More difficult
3 Stay same
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1982 1983 1985 1986 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
472 425 409 447 405 491 379 355 391 241 251 212 284 280 512 527 428 442 238 226 494 364 450 432 574 702
624 692 743 736 629 877 835 813 758 472 512 456 493 511 916 960 967 912 447 459 879 609 579 503 663 705
308 301 264 268 412 377 310 297 259 216 180 211 198 211 428 357 351 410 196 172 536 299 313 273 339 383
77 71 80 74 63 112 73 64 60 53 62 48 46 75 112 110 122 105 23 47 83 52 83 88 94 87
3 1 3 5 23 3 2 5 2 6 1 1 3 3 9 6 3 8 4 2 0 5 5 6 5 11
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 493 531 444 493 526 1015 944 961 940 1857 1906 2518 694 614 672 863 979
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 36050
Missing cases 26416