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ERIC Number: EJ202790
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979-May
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Marital Status and Health.
Verbrugge, Lois M.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v41 n2 p267-85 May 1979
Studies morbidity and disability rates of nonmarried, married, and formerly married people using age-adjusted data from federal health surveys in 1960 and 1970. In the noninstitutional population, divorced and separated people have the worst health status. Widowed people rank second, followed by single people; married people appear healthiest. (Author/BEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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