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Descriptor English: Family Characteristics
Descriptor Spanish: Composición Familiar
Descriptor Portuguese: Características da Família
Descriptor French: Caractéristiques familiales
Entry term(s): Average Family Size
Average Family Sizes
Characteristic, Family
Characteristics, Family
Completed Family Size
Completed Family Sizes
Couples
Demographies, Family
Demography, Family
Desired Family Size
Desired Family Sizes
Expected Family Size
Expected Family Sizes
Family Characteristic
Family Demographies
Family Demography
Family Life Survey
Family Life Surveys
Family Size
Family Size, Average
Family Size, Completed
Family Size, Desired
Family Size, Expected
Family Size, Ideal
Family Sizes
Family Sizes, Average
Family Sizes, Completed
Family Sizes, Desired
Family Sizes, Expected
Family Sizes, Ideal
Family and Household
Generations
Head of Household
Household
Household Head
Household Heads
Household and Family
Household, One-Person
Households
Households, One-Person
Ideal Family Size
Ideal Family Sizes
Life Survey, Family
Life Surveys, Family
Matriarchies
Matriarchy
One Person Household
One-Person Household
One-Person Households
Patriarchies
Patriarchy
Survey, Family Life
Surveys, Family Life
Tree number(s): F01.829.263.315
I01.240.361
I01.880.853.150.423
N01.224.361
N01.824.308
N06.850.505.400.400
SP3.051.067
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005191
Scope note: Size and composition of the family.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
HI history
Previous Indexing: Family (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
DeCS ID: 28084
Unique ID: D005191
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Family Characteristics - Preferred
Concept UI M0008190
Scope note Size and composition of the family.
Preferred term Family Characteristics
Entry term(s) Characteristic, Family
Characteristics, Family
Family Characteristic
Family Size, Average - Narrower
Concept UI M0008193
Preferred term Family Size, Average
Entry term(s) Average Family Size
Average Family Sizes
Family Sizes, Average
Family Size, Expected - Narrower
Concept UI M0008196
Preferred term Family Size, Expected
Entry term(s) Expected Family Size
Expected Family Sizes
Family Sizes, Expected
Family Size, Ideal - Narrower
Concept UI M0008197
Preferred term Family Size, Ideal
Entry term(s) Family Sizes, Ideal
Ideal Family Size
Ideal Family Sizes
Generations - Narrower
Concept UI M0008202
Preferred term Generations
Head of Household - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008198
Preferred term Head of Household
Entry term(s) Household Head
Household Heads
Households - Narrower
Concept UI M0008199
Preferred term Households
Entry term(s) Household
Matriarchy - Narrower
Concept UI M0008204
Preferred term Matriarchy
Entry term(s) Matriarchies
One-Person Household - Narrower
Concept UI M0008200
Preferred term One-Person Household
Entry term(s) Household, One-Person
Households, One-Person
One Person Household
One-Person Households
Patriarchy - Narrower
Concept UI M0008205
Preferred term Patriarchy
Entry term(s) Patriarchies
Couples - Narrower
Concept UI M0008188
Preferred term Couples
Family and Household - Narrower
Concept UI M0008189
Preferred term Family and Household
Entry term(s) Household and Family
Family Demography - Broader
Concept UI M0008203
Preferred term Family Demography
Entry term(s) Demographies, Family
Demography, Family
Family Demographies
Family Life Surveys - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008191
Preferred term Family Life Surveys
Entry term(s) Family Life Survey
Life Survey, Family
Life Surveys, Family
Survey, Family Life
Surveys, Family Life
Family Size - Narrower
Concept UI M0008192
Preferred term Family Size
Entry term(s) Family Sizes
Family Size, Completed - Narrower
Concept UI M0008194
Preferred term Family Size, Completed
Entry term(s) Completed Family Size
Completed Family Sizes
Family Sizes, Completed
Family Size, Desired - Narrower
Concept UI M0008195
Preferred term Family Size, Desired
Entry term(s) Desired Family Size
Desired Family Sizes
Family Sizes, Desired



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