Marital status at child's birth code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Registration status:||Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016|
A code set representing the marital status of the birth mother of a child at the time of the child's birth.
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
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Refers to the current marital status of a person.
CODE 1 Married
Refers to the status of a person in a legally registered marriage, provided they are not separated from their spouse, even if the spouse is not a usual resident of the same household.
CODE 2 Not married
A person who has never been married, widowed or divorced. It also includes those who are living with a defacto partner.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Steward:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
Australian Bureau of Statistics 2015. Family, household and income unit variables, 2014. Cat. no. 1286.0. Canberra: ABS.
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Birth mother—marital status, at child's birth code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016