Marital status

Mnemonic (reference code): MSTPUK

Definition: This variable identifies people in terms of their legal marital status on the night of the Census. See also the derived variable - Living Arrangements (LARPUK).

Applicability: All people, UK.

Classification:

Code

Name

1

Single (never married)
2

Married (first marriage)

3

Re-married

4

Separated (but still legally married)

5

Divorced

6

Widowed

Total number of categories: 6

Output:

CAS002, CAS003

S02, S03, S04, S05, S06, S30

KS03, KS04

UV07, UV49

Census Areas Statistics (CAS), Census Areas Statistics Theme (CAST), Key Statistics (KS) and Univariate (UV) tables are available for all census areas.

Standard (S) and Theme (T) tables are available at ST Ward/ST Postcode Sector and above.