FamType

VariableValueDescriptionRecoded
FamTypeMrrdCplMarried-couple family which includes householder and his or her spouse, as well as any children related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption. Such households may also include other relatives or non-relatives1 <= FES <= 4
FamTypeMaleFamMale-headed family- headed by an unmarried male and including one or more children related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption. Such households may also include relatives or non-relatives.5 <= FES <= 6
FamTypeFemFamFemale-headed family-headed by an unmarried male and including one or more children related to the householder by birth, marriage, or adoption. Such households may also include relatives or non-relatives.7 <= FES <= 8