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Accession Number PB2013-100701
Title Marital Events of Selected Group Quarters Populations: 2009-2011.
Publication Date Oct 2012
Media Count 8p
Personal Author T. Simmons
Abstract Marriage, divorce, and widowhood are important events in people's lives. The American Community Survey (ACS) provides us with the unique opportunity to examine the incidence of recent marriage, divorce, and widowhood among people living in group quarters. This report focuses on three well-known group quarters populations: those in military quarters, those in adult correctional facilities, and those in nursing facilities. Using the 3-year 2009-2011 ACS data, this report features a look at the demographic and marital event characteristics of these three groups.1 This report is one of a series produced.
Keywords American Community Survey(ACS)
Correctional facilities
Marital events
Military quarters
Nursing facilities

Source Agency Department of Commerce, Bureau of Census
NTIS Subject Category 44C - Community & Population Characteristics
91J - Economic Studies
92C - Social Concerns
Corporate Author Bureau of the Census, Washington, DC. Economics and Statistics Administration.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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