Table 1 Sample characteristics.

Sample characteristics..

WomenSocial father
N in sample8747
Age: mean (min, max)49 (16, 83)58 (30, 99)
Parity*: mean (min, max)6.6 (1, 12)9.1 (1, 29)
Number of marriages: mean1.73.7
% Currently married7398

*Parity for men refers to the number of purported children, not actual paternity.