3479 Marital status, coded [B] Desc: Code giving the marital status of a person. Repr: an..3 1 Unmarried and never been married Person is unmarried and has never been married. 2 Married Person is married. 3 Unmarried and been married before Person is unmarried but has been married before. 4 Separated Person is still married but living apart from spouse. 5 Widow or widower Person is a widow or widower. 6 Unknown The marital status is unknown.