Legally registered relationship status is a key variable for determining the demographic characteristics of a population.
Classification of legally registered relationship status
The standard classification of legally registered relationship status is a hierarchical classification of four levels. Excluding residual categories, level 1 has three categories, level 2 has eight categories, level 3 has 16 categories, and level 4 has 24 categories. The residual categories are defined in Glossary.
Legally registered relationship status master version
||Legally Registered Relationship Status – Standard Classification 2008 – Master Version
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