MARITAL STATUS CAREGIVER  
VARIABLE GROUP MARITAL_C
VARIABLES
 VariableDescription
Codes Marital_CMarital/Partner status
Codes Marital_C1Marital/Partner status


DEFINITION

Martial Status of the caregiver

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.