Mennonite Church Member Profile, 1989

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MARRSEX (Weighted by WTFACTOR)

Persons currently married: Research indicates that a certain amount of disagreement is apt to be found in all marriages, even in the best of them. Indicate the approximate agreement or disagreement you and your mate have experienced on the items listed. - Sexual intercourse
  1) Always agree
  2) Almost always agree
  3) Occasionally disagree
  4) Frequently disagree
  5) Almost always disagree
  6) Always disagree

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Always agree 387 16% 16%
Almost always agree 1174 48.6% 64.6%
Occasionally disagree 634 26.2% 90.8%
Frequently disagree 188 7.8% 98.6%
Almost always disagree 27 1.1% 99.7%
Always disagree 8 .3% 100%
Missing 647
* The number of missing cases reported above is unweighted. Missing cases are not displayed in tables below.

Variable Comparisons

Church (I-CHURCH)

MC GCMC MBC BCC EMC TOTAL
Always agree 15.9%
171
14.2%
94
16.4%
71
20.9%
43
18.6%
8
16.0%
387
Almost always agree 48.1%
517
48.9%
324
50.8%
220
45.1%
93
48.8%
21
48.6%
1175
Occasionally disagree 25.7%
276
27.3%
181
26.1%
113
26.2%
54
23.3%
10
26.2%
634
Frequently disagree 8.2%
88
8.7%
58
5.8%
25
6.8%
14
7.0%
3
7.8%
188
Almost always disagree 1.5%
16
0.9%
6
0.5%
2
1.0%
2
2.3%
1
1.1%
27
Always disagree 0.6%
6
0.0%
0
0.5%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
8
TOTAL 100.0%
1074
100.0%
663
100.0%
433
100.0%
206
100.0%
43

2419


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Always agree 14.5%
172
17.5%
213
16.0%
385
Almost always agree 48.4%
576
48.7%
593
48.6%
1169
Occasionally disagree 26.4%
314
26.0%
317
26.2%
631
Frequently disagree 8.7%
103
7.0%
85
7.8%
188
Almost always disagree 1.7%
20
0.5%
6
1.1%
26
Always disagree 0.4%
5
0.2%
3
0.3%
8
TOTAL 100.0%
1190
100.0%
1217

2407


Age (I-AGE)

Under 30 30 - 39 40 - 49 50 - 64 65 & over TOTAL
Always agree 19.0%
50
11.2%
67
14.0%
67
17.1%
114
22.4%
89
16.1%
387
Almost always agree 46.8%
123
50.8%
304
50.3%
241
46.9%
313
46.3%
184
48.4%
1165
Occasionally disagree 27.4%
72
27.5%
165
23.6%
113
27.5%
184
24.4%
97
26.2%
631
Frequently disagree 6.8%
18
8.5%
51
10.2%
49
7.3%
49
5.3%
21
7.8%
188
Almost always disagree 0.0%
0
1.5%
9
1.7%
8
1.0%
7
0.8%
3
1.1%
27
Always disagree 0.0%
0
0.5%
3
0.2%
1
0.1%
1
0.8%
3
0.3%
8
TOTAL 100.0%
263
100.0%
599
100.0%
479
100.0%
668
100.0%
397

2406


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Single Married Widowed Div./Sep. TOTAL
Always agree 28.6%
2
15.9%
379
23.1%
6
0.0%
0
16.0%
387
Almost always agree 28.6%
2
48.6%
1156
50.0%
13
33.3%
2
48.5%
1173
Occasionally disagree 42.9%
3
26.3%
625
15.4%
4
33.3%
2
26.2%
634
Frequently disagree 0.0%
0
7.7%
184
11.5%
3
33.3%
2
7.8%
189
Almost always disagree 0.0%
0
1.1%
27
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
27
Always disagree 0.0%
0
0.3%
8
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
8
TOTAL 100.0%
7
100.0%
2379
100.0%
26
100.0%
6

2418


Education (I-EDUCATN)

Lt HS grad H.S. grad Some coll. Coll. grad Grad schl TOTAL
Always agree 20.4%
102
19.5%
131
14.5%
64
7.4%
18
12.6%
70
16.0%
385
Almost always agree 47.8%
239
47.7%
320
50.2%
221
55.4%
134
46.1%
257
48.6%
1171
Occasionally disagree 24.2%
121
23.7%
159
24.8%
109
27.7%
67
31.6%
176
26.2%
632
Frequently disagree 5.6%
28
7.6%
51
8.4%
37
9.5%
23
8.6%
48
7.8%
187
Almost always disagree 1.0%
5
1.2%
8
1.8%
8
0.0%
0
0.9%
5
1.1%
26
Always disagree 1.0%
5
0.3%
2
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.4%
9
TOTAL 100.0%
500
100.0%
671
100.0%
440
100.0%
242
100.0%
557

2410


Place of residence (I-WHERLIVE)

U.S. Canada Other TOTAL
Always agree 16.6%
274
14.9%
110
0.0%
0
16.0%
384
Almost always agree 48.0%
793
49.7%
368
71.4%
5
48.6%
1166
Occasionally disagree 25.7%
425
27.2%
201
28.6%
2
26.2%
628
Frequently disagree 8.1%
133
7.2%
53
0.0%
0
7.8%
186
Almost always disagree 1.1%
18
1.1%
8
0.0%
0
1.1%
26
Always disagree 0.5%
8
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
8
TOTAL 100.0%
1651
100.0%
740
100.0%
7

2398


Nationality (I-NTNLTY)

Swiss/South German/Alsatian Dutch/North German/Prussian/Russian British Other TOTAL
Always agree 13.3%
123
16.4%
175
16.5%
17
20.1%
36
15.4%
351
Almost always agree 50.9%
471
47.2%
505
52.4%
54
49.7%
89
49.1%
1119
Occasionally disagree 25.8%
239
27.9%
298
24.3%
25
22.3%
40
26.4%
602
Frequently disagree 7.9%
73
7.7%
82
6.8%
7
7.8%
14
7.7%
176
Almost always disagree 1.6%
15
0.8%
9
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
24
Always disagree 0.5%
5
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
6
TOTAL 100.0%
926
100.0%
1070
100.0%
103
100.0%
179

2278


Household income (I-INCOME)

Lt 20K 20-29K 30-39K 40-49K 50K & up TOTAL
Always agree 17.1%
71
18.2%
114
14.5%
68
12.2%
41
13.5%
63
15.4%
357
Almost always agree 51.4%
214
44.8%
281
46.8%
219
50.6%
170
52.5%
245
48.8%
1129
Occasionally disagree 24.3%
101
27.3%
171
28.2%
132
25.6%
86
25.5%
119
26.3%
609
Frequently disagree 6.7%
28
8.6%
54
8.8%
41
9.8%
33
6.9%
32
8.1%
188
Almost always disagree 0.0%
0
1.1%
7
1.3%
6
1.8%
6
1.3%
6
1.1%
25
Always disagree 0.5%
2
0.0%
0
0.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.4%
2
0.3%
6
TOTAL 100.0%
416
100.0%
627
100.0%
468
100.0%
336
100.0%
467

2314


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Democrat Republican Independnt TOTAL
Always agree 15.0%
49
15.9%
145
6.9%
4
15.3%
198
Almost always agree 40.7%
133
51.1%
465
43.1%
25
48.1%
623
Occasionally disagree 33.0%
108
24.0%
218
36.2%
21
26.8%
347
Frequently disagree 11.0%
36
7.4%
67
6.9%
4
8.3%
107
Almost always disagree 0.3%
1
1.2%
11
6.9%
4
1.2%
16
Always disagree 0.0%
0
0.4%
4
0.0%
0
0.3%
4
TOTAL 100.0%
327
100.0%
910
100.0%
58

1295



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