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QN76

(Percentages are weighted by NWWEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

IF BORN IN THE U.S. (FROM QN6) AND IF AT LEAST ONE PARENT WAS BORN OUTSIDE PUERTO RICO (FROM QN75): Were either of your parents born outside the US?
  1) Yes, only mother
  2) Yes, only father
  3) Both
  4) No
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, only mother 10.1% 10.1%
Yes, only father 12.1% 22.2%
Both 30.1% 52.3%
No 45.4% 97.7%
Don't know .2% 97.9%
Refused 2.1% 100%
Total N = 842

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes, only mother 8.5% 11.2% 13.9% 9.0% 8.2% 10.3%
Yes, only father 13.8% 9.3% 9.1% 18.0% 11.2% 12.0%
Both 41.5% 27.5% 17.2% 16.4% 34.7% 30.5%
No 35.3% 50.8% 59.5% 55.7% 40.8% 46.1%
Don't know 0.2% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Refused 0.7% 0.6% 0.3% 0.8% 5.1% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
823


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, only mother 10.5% 5.6% 9.1% 6.3% 11.4% 10.2%
Yes, only father 10.5% 4.8% 15.2% 26.6% 14.4% 12.4%
Both 28.1% 12.0% 37.9% 26.6% 36.7% 30.2%
No 50.2% 77.6% 34.8% 32.8% 36.5% 46.1%
Don't know 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Refused 0.5% 0.0% 3.0% 6.3% 0.8% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
826


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast North Central South West TOTAL
Yes, only mother 7.6% 14.4% 8.4% 11.2% 10.1%
Yes, only father 15.2% 19.6% 9.5% 12.6% 12.1%
Both 27.6% 30.9% 27.6% 32.3% 30.0%
No 44.8% 32.0% 52.5% 41.8% 45.4%
Don't know 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Refused 4.8% 2.1% 2.0% 1.8% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
842


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, only mother 11.6% 8.4% 10.1%
Yes, only father 10.0% 14.7% 12.2%
Both 31.0% 29.0% 30.1%
No 45.2% 45.6% 45.4%
Don't know 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Refused 2.0% 2.1% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
842


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school grad or GED Business, technical, or vocational school after high school Some college, no 4-year degree College graduate, post-graduate training or professional schooling after college TOTAL
Yes, only mother 7.1% 13.3% 3.3% 6.9% 17.8% 10.3%
Yes, only father 10.7% 14.0% 0.0% 15.3% 9.9% 12.4%
Both 38.4% 27.3% 47.5% 28.1% 24.1% 30.6%
No 43.2% 45.2% 49.2% 49.2% 47.6% 46.2%
Don't know 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 0.6% 0.5% 0.3%
Refused 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
816



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