Children in Non-Marital Long-Term Relationships 1995

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Deutsches Jugendinstitut (DJI), München
Publication Date
  • SAMPLE, Moelln (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Family life and marriage
    • Children
  • Abstract

    Description of the situation in households with children in non-marital long-term relationships. Topics: household size and composition of household; city size; state; marital status; living together with a partner; head of household; age; age of head of household; education and occupational training of respondent as well as head of household; employment; occupation; number of person with their own income; household net income; primary earner; telephone possession; nationality and nationality of partner; length of living together with current partner; place of residence of partner; age of partner; sex and marital status of partner; desire to marry; scheduled marriage date; number of one's own children in household; housing situation of one's own children outside of personal household; frequency of contact of one's children with grandparents; frequency of contact with children's other parent; willingness to participate in a follow-up survey.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1995-01 / 1995-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German citizens in private households between the ages of 18 to 30 years, who are living with a steady partner in the same or in a separate household. At the same time there had to be at least one child living in personal household or that of partner.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample (ADM mastersample)
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 76356
    Number of Variables: 72
The study was conducted within the framework of the family survey.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3211 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • DJI (Type: FDZ)
  • Bien, Walter; Schneider, Norbert F. (Hrsg.): Kind ja, Ehe nein? - Status und Wandel der Lebensverhältnisse von nichtehelichen Kindern und von Kindern in nichtehelichen Lebensgemeinschaften. Opladen: Leske + Budrich 1998. (DJI: Familiensurvey 7)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 86 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22