Variable mstatus : Marital/Union status

Type: Discrete
Format: numeric
Width: 8
Decimal(s): 0
Range: 1-3
Valid case(s): 7406 (7397)
Invalid: 133 (0)
Minimum: 1
Maximum: 3

File: wm

Women aged 15-49
Source of information
Variable constructed for analsys


Value Category
1 Currently married /In union
2 Formerly married/In union
3 Never married/In union
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.

Recoded variable
The variable is created from variables on the marital status of women. See makewm.sps in the data processing folder under technical information.
Generated: APR-28-2008 using the IHSN Microdata Management Toolkit