Union Formation and Dissolution

  • James M. RaymoEmail author
  • Miho Iwasawa
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Population Studies book series (BRIEFSPOPULAT)


In this chapter, we describe trends in educational differences for several dimensions of marriage and union formation—early marriage, nonmarital cohabitation, divorce, and husband’s education. Before presenting these figures, we describe the data used for these analyses.


Educational Attainment Birth Cohort High School Graduate Vocational School Junior College 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonMadisonUSA
  2. 2.National Institute of Population and Social Security ResearchChiyoda-KuJapan

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