MARITAL STATUS  
VARIABLE GROUP MARITAL
VARIABLES
 VariableDescription
Codes MaritalMarital/Partner status


DEFINITION

Martial Status

NOTE

For purposes of ensuring consistency between the data captured here and 5 C.F.R. ยง 875.213, the term "domestic partnership" is defined as a committed relationship between two adults, of the same sex who are not married.

In this context, Married includes all couples who are married, including those who are legally married by 'common law' or who regard themselves as such.