i_partnership_status_relatp_code

Label

Partnership status in current relationship

Description

A partnered person is related to another person through:

  • marriage or civil union
  • a de facto relationship.

Marriages, civil unions, and de facto relationships include both same-sex couples and opposite-sex couples. Same-sex marriage in New Zealand has been legal since 19 August 2013.

See the 'Civil union' and 'De facto relationship' definitions in Individual definitions.

For classification see Aria.

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