consensual union

consensual union

usually a heterosexual couple living together as husband and wife but not legally married. See also MARRIAGE.
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The main objective is to examine the structure by marital status of the population and their marital arrangements, with special emphasis on young adults and its increasing preference for cohabitation or consensual union. Some variations are examined among the different municipalities of the state.
Number of years of schooling (n = 541) 0 03 (0.6%) 1-7 77 (14%) 8 48 (9%) 9-10 97 (18%) 11 291 (54%) 12-17 18 (3.4%) >17 07 (1.5%) Marital status (n = 540) Single 89 (16.5%) Married 123 (23%) Consensual union 328 (61.5%) Table 2--Exposure to potential risk factors for hepatitis B infection, in pregnant women assisted in public maternities--Sao Luis, MA, Brazil, 2009.
In 'modern" Namibia, it is supposed to be a consensual union between a heterosexual a man and a heterosexual woman.
In all member states, there were higher shares of women in the age group 18 to 34 living in a consensual union than men, because women on average marry or move out with a partner earlier in life than men.
Sociodemographic variables included age (defined as < 55 years or [greater than or equal to] 55 years), gender, education (less than high school or high school or more), and marital status (married or in a consensual union versus divorced, widowed, or never married).
MEPs deleted, among others, a category called "date(s) of the beginning of the consensual union(s) of women having ever been in consensual union: first consensual union and current consensual union" from the proposal.
The controversial question asks: "Date(s) of the beginning of the consensual union(s) of women having ever been in consensual union."
Third, the strongest voice for our vast and magnificent region comes through the strength of a consensual union of common interests.
Second, the timing of entering into union (defined as formal marriage or consensual union) and motherhood has serious implications for young women themselves and for the country's social and economic development.
Consensual union is far more common than formal marriage, however (CESDEM et al.
In the unadjusted analysis, age > 17 years, being illiterate, living in consensual union, working as an agricultural laborer, fishing, using dead rats as bait for fishing, house sweeping, and killing rats in the field or inside the home were all significantly associated with infection by hantavirus.
They are now included in the SNZ definition of consensual union which reads: 'Two people usually resident in the same dwelling who: share mutual concern for each other, have a degree of economic, social, and emotional interdependence, and consider their relationship to be akin to marriage.' I suppose that covers my relationship with my partner, although I resent the heterosexual norm of the last part!
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