Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: AJ-003-002-1-1-United States-NCHS-1988

Subject Area: Vital Statistics

Bibliographic Citation: Marriage and divorce data, 1988.  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics  [principal investigator(s)] / Rockville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 7/9/2002

Number of Files Received: 0

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Machine-readable document.

Abstract: This study contains marriage and divorce statistics for all the states. The annual data can be aggregated to state, region, division and national level. The marriage file provides information about the date of marriage; race, age and state residency of the bride and the groom; their marriage history and previous marital status. The divorce file contains data on date of divorce; state of residence; date couple separated; number of marriages; number of children; race; age; awarded custody; and duration of the marriage.

Media/File Reports:

7294 (CD-ROM)
7295 (CD-ROM)
7394 (CD-Rom)
7395 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)