SGI-USA Membership Survey, 1997

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ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ANSWERED THE GOAL OF WORLD PEACE WAS VERY REALISTIC, PRETTY REALISTIC, OR NOT VERY REALISTIC. What do you think will be SGI's contribution to whatever is accomplished in the area of world peace (mark one)?
  1) SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts.
  2) SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important.
  3) SGI's contribution is not very important.

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 361 94.8% 94.8% -.23
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 19 5% 99.7% 3.94
SGI's contribution is not very important. 1 .3% 100% 8.1

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

Less than 25 25-39 40-49 50-64 65 + TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 100.0%
8
94.4%
102
97.6%
124
92.9%
79
87.1%
27
94.7%
340
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 0.0%
0
5.6%
6
2.4%
3
7.1%
6
12.9%
4
5.3%
19
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
TOTAL 100.0%
8
100.0%
108
100.0%
127
100.0%
85
100.0%
31

359


Education (I-EDUC)

High school or less Some college Trade school, or junior college Bachelor's degree Graduate or professional degree TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 90.0%
45
98.0%
98
93.2%
68
94.4%
85
95.3%
61
94.7%
357
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 10.0%
5
2.0%
2
6.8%
5
4.4%
4
4.7%
3
5.0%
19
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.3%
1
TOTAL 100.0%
50
100.0%
100
100.0%
73
100.0%
90
100.0%
64

377


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced/Separated Widowed Single Other (please specify) TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 94.7%
143
93.5%
29
95.8%
69
88.9%
16
94.8%
92
100.0%
7
94.7%
356
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 5.3%
8
6.5%
2
2.8%
2
11.1%
2
5.2%
5
0.0%
0
5.1%
19
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
1
TOTAL 100.0%
151
100.0%
31
100.0%
72
100.0%
18
100.0%
97
100.0%
7

376


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian/Pacific Islander Latino/Hispanic Other (please specify) TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 94.8%
146
100.0%
55
90.1%
73
95.2%
20
94.6%
53
94.6%
347
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 5.2%
8
0.0%
0
9.9%
8
4.8%
1
3.6%
2
5.2%
19
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.8%
1
0.3%
1
TOTAL 100.0%
154
100.0%
55
100.0%
81
100.0%
21
100.0%
56

367


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 90.9%
110
96.4%
238
94.6%
348
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 9.1%
11
3.2%
8
5.2%
19
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.3%
1
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
247

368


Household income (I-INCOME)

< $20,000 $20,000 - $30,000 $30,000 - $40,000 $40,000 - $50,000 $50,000 - $60,000 $60,000+ TOTAL
SGI's contribution is essential, but so are other efforts. 92.8%
103
98.8%
83
90.3%
56
97.4%
37
100.0%
19
90.6%
29
94.5%
327
SGI's contribution is important, but other contributions are probably more important. 6.3%
7
1.2%
1
9.7%
6
2.6%
1
0.0%
0
9.4%
3
5.2%
18
SGI's contribution is not very important. 0.9%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
1
TOTAL 100.0%
111
100.0%
84
100.0%
62
100.0%
38
100.0%
19
100.0%
32

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