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Figure 6.

Percentage of 20- to 24-year-olds who have never married, and median age at first marriage, by sex: Selected years, 1980 through 2009


Percentage of 20- to 24-year-olds who have never married, and median age at first marriage, by sex: Selected years, 1980 through 2009

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, Series P-20, America's Families and Living Arrangements; Table A1. Marital Status of People 15 Years and Over by Age, Sex, Personal Earnings, Race, and Hispanic Origin, various years; and Current Population Survey, March and Annual Social and Economic Supplements, selected years 2000–09, Marital Status Historical Time Series Table MS-2: Estimated Median Age at First Marriage, by Sex: 1890 to the Present, retrieved November 10, 2010 from http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/hh-fam.html.
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