New Evangelical Movement Congregations, Kaneohe, Hawaii, 1992

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LAWS

Suppose there is a community-wide vote on the general housing issue. Of these two possible laws, which would you vote for?
  1) A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races
  2) A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color.
  3) I don't know.

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 75 17.3% 17.3% -1.79
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 315 72.6% 89.9% .14
I don't know. 44 10.1% 100% 2.06

Variable Comparisons


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 19.7%
37
15.2%
37
17.2%
74
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 70.2%
132
74.5%
181
72.6%
313
I don't know. 10.1%
19
10.3%
25
10.2%
44
TOTAL 100.0%
188
100.0%
243

431


Race (I-RACE)

White Asian/Filp Pac.Polyn Hisp/Black Other TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 22.0%
39
13.8%
22
18.4%
9
0.0%
0
8.0%
2
17.0%
72
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 71.8%
127
69.8%
111
73.5%
36
92.9%
13
88.0%
22
72.9%
309
I don't know. 6.2%
11
16.4%
26
8.2%
4
7.1%
1
4.0%
1
10.1%
43
TOTAL 100.0%
177
100.0%
159
100.0%
49
100.0%
14
100.0%
25

424


Age (I-AGE)

12-24 25-34 35-44 45 & over TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 10.4%
8
16.5%
27
16.8%
19
26.7%
20
17.2%
74
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 74.0%
57
73.8%
121
73.5%
83
66.7%
50
72.5%
311
I don't know. 15.6%
12
9.8%
16
9.7%
11
6.7%
5
10.3%
44
TOTAL 100.0%
77
100.0%
164
100.0%
113
100.0%
75

429


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Never marr Mar,nev dv Mar,prv dv Dv/Sep/Wid TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 11.9%
18
22.7%
41
13.2%
7
18.8%
9
17.3%
75
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 72.8%
110
70.2%
127
75.5%
40
77.1%
37
72.5%
314
I don't know. 15.2%
23
7.2%
13
11.3%
6
4.2%
2
10.2%
44
TOTAL 100.0%
151
100.0%
181
100.0%
53
100.0%
48

433


Education (I-EDUCATN)

HS & less Some coll. Coll. degr Post-grad TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 17.8%
16
10.6%
15
23.3%
31
19.7%
13
17.4%
75
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 70.0%
63
78.2%
111
69.2%
92
69.7%
46
72.4%
312
I don't know. 12.2%
11
11.3%
16
7.5%
10
10.6%
7
10.2%
44
TOTAL 100.0%
90
100.0%
142
100.0%
133
100.0%
66

431


(I-EMPLOYMT)

Work f-t Work p-t Not workng Keep house TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 18.0%
50
10.1%
7
18.5%
10
27.6%
8
17.4%
75
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 73.0%
203
76.8%
53
66.7%
36
65.5%
19
72.3%
311
I don't know. 9.0%
25
13.0%
9
14.8%
8
6.9%
2
10.2%
44
TOTAL 100.0%
278
100.0%
69
100.0%
54
100.0%
29

430


Household income (I-INCOME)

Lt 20K 20K-39,999 40K-59,999 60K-79,999 80K & over TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 12.7%
8
21.8%
22
16.1%
15
18.6%
13
16.0%
13
17.4%
71
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 73.0%
46
72.3%
73
71.0%
66
75.7%
53
74.1%
60
73.0%
298
I don't know. 14.3%
9
5.9%
6
12.9%
12
5.7%
4
9.9%
8
9.6%
39
TOTAL 100.0%
63
100.0%
101
100.0%
93
100.0%
70
100.0%
81

408


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Independent Democrat No affiliation TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 18.3%
36
25.0%
7
14.1%
9
15.1%
21
17.1%
73
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 74.1%
146
67.9%
19
73.4%
47
71.9%
100
72.9%
312
I don't know. 7.6%
15
7.1%
2
12.5%
8
12.9%
18
10.0%
43
TOTAL 100.0%
197
100.0%
28
100.0%
64
100.0%
139

428


Religious upbringing (I-RELUPBR)

Fnd/Ev Prt Libl Prot Roman Cath No affil. Other TOTAL
A law saying that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to even if he prefers not to sell to minority races 18.8%
24
22.0%
13
17.0%
17
9.8%
5
14.9%
11
17.0%
70
A law saying that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of his/her race or color. 71.9%
92
67.8%
40
74.0%
74
82.4%
42
73.0%
54
73.3%
302
I don't know. 9.4%
12
10.2%
6
9.0%
9
7.8%
4
12.2%
9
9.7%
40
TOTAL 100.0%
128
100.0%
59
100.0%
100
100.0%
51
100.0%
74

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