Release 4

This page is part of the FHIR Specification (v4.0.1: R4 - Mixed Normative and STU) in it's permanent home (it will always be available at this URL). The current version which supercedes this version is 5.0.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions . Page versions: R4 R3 HL7 v3 Value Set MaritalStatus

Vocabulary Work Group Maturity Level: N/AExternal Use Context: Any

This value set ( is defined as part of HL7 v3. Related FHIR content: MaritalStatus.


Defining URL:
Title:v3 Code System MaritalStatus
      • No description supplied * * * Open Issue: The specific meanings of these codes can vary somewhat by jurisdiction and implementation so caution should be used when determining equivalency.
OID: (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

  • CodeSystem: This value set is the designated 'entire code system' value set for v3.MaritalStatus

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 01 Nov 2019

This value set contains 10 concepts

Expansion based on version 2018-08-12

All codes from system

AAnnulledMarriage contract has been declared null and to not have existed
DDivorcedMarriage contract has been declared dissolved and inactive
IInterlocutorySubject to an Interlocutory Decree.
LLegally SeparatedLegally Separated
MMarriedA current marriage contract is active
PPolygamousMore than 1 current spouse
SNever MarriedNo marriage contract has ever been entered
TDomestic partnerPerson declares that a domestic partner relationship exists.
UunmarriedCurrently not in a marriage contract.
WWidowedThe spouse has died