General Social Survey 2014 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) GSS year for this respondent (YEAR)
TOTAL%
2014) 3842100.0
TOTAL3842100.0
2) Respondent's ID number (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL38424455.2864488
3) Last week were you working full time, part time, going to school, keeping house, or what? (WRKSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Working full time184448.0
2) Working part time42111.0
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike571.5
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work1604.2
5) Retired73519.1
6) In school1132.9
7) Keeping house39910.4
8) Other1112.9
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
4) If working, full- or part-time, how many hours did you work last week, at all jobs? (HRS1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL228442.26716
5) If with a job, but not at work: How many hours a week do you usually work, at all jobs? (HRS2)
TOTAL%
1) 111.7
3) 311.7
9) 911.7
15) 1523.4
18) 1811.7
20) 2023.4
25) 2535.1
30) 3023.4
32) 3223.4
35) 3511.7
37) 3711.7
38) 3811.7
40) 402135.6
45) 45610.2
48) 4811.7
50) 5046.8
60) 6046.8
70) 7011.7
99) No answer46.8
Missing3783 
TOTAL59100.0
6) If retired, in school, keeping house, or other, did you ever work for as long as one year? (EVWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes124691.6
2) No1108.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2482 
TOTAL1360100.0
7) Are/were you self employed or do/did you work for someone else? (WRKSLF)
TOTAL%
1) Self-employed45712.2
2) Someone else326887.6
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer50.1
Missing110 
TOTAL3732100.0
8) Are/were you employed by the federal, state, or local government or by a private employer (including non-profit organizations)? (WRKGOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Government72419.4
2) Private employer294879.0
8) Don't know471.3
9) No answer130.3
Missing110 
TOTAL3732100.0
9) Respondent's occupation code from the 2010 Census Occupation Classification system (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on the ARDA summary page for link to codes) (OCC10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL37304332.5172633
10) Respondent's occupation, prestige, and industry (See Note 2: Prestige, Socioeconomic Index Codes on ARDA summary page) (INDUS10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL37306410.0832662
11) Are you currently married, widowed, divorced, separated, or have you never been married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married176746.0
2) Widowed3258.5
3) Divorced65517.0
4) Separated1203.1
5) Never married97025.2
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
12) Marital type (MARTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Marriage between a man and a woman115099.3
2) Marriage between people of the same gender80.7
Missing2684 
TOTAL1158100.0
13) If currently married or widowed, have you ever been divorced or legally separated? (DIVORCE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53425.5
2) No155674.2
9) No answer70.3
Missing1745 
TOTAL2097100.0
14) If currently married, separated, or divorced: Have you ever been widowed? (WIDOWED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes632.5
2) No247797.3
9) No answer70.3
Missing1295 
TOTAL2547100.0
15) Last week, was your wife/husband working full-time, part-time, going to school, keeping house, or what? (SPWRKSTA)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time92852.4
2) Working part-time18010.2
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, or strike402.3
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work462.6
5) Retired30217.0
6) In school160.9
7) Keeping house22012.4
8) Other331.9
9) No answer70.4
Missing2070 
TOTAL1772100.0
16) If working, full- or part-time: How many hours did (he/she) work last week, at all jobs? (SPHRS1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL111543.02316
17) If with a job, but not at work: How many hours a week does (he/she) work last week, at all jobs? (SPHRS2)
TOTAL%
1) 112.1
5) 512.1
15) 1512.1
20) 2024.3
25) 2524.3
34) 3412.1
40) 401634.0
42) 4212.1
45) 4536.4
48) 4812.1
50) 50510.6
55) 5512.1
60) 6012.1
70) 7012.1
99) 991021.3
Missing3795 
TOTAL47100.0
18) If retired, in school, keeping house, or other: Did [your spouse] ever work for as long as one year? (SPEVWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50586.6
2) No7112.2
9) No answer71.2
Missing3259 
TOTAL583100.0
19) Is/was your spouse self-employed or does/did they work for someone else? (SPWRKSLF)
TOTAL%
1) Self-employed20011.8
2) Someone else149387.8
9) No answer80.5
Missing2141 
TOTAL1701100.0
20) Spouse's occupation code from the 2010 Census Occupational Classification system (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on the ARDA summary page for link to codes) (SPOCC10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL16994268.4482824
21) Spouse's industry code from the NAICS 2007 (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on the ARDA summary page for link to codes (SPIND10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL16996162.7692802
22) Was [your father] self employed or did he work for someone else? (PAWRKSLF)
TOTAL%
1) Self-employed77824.6
2) Someone else234374.0
8) Don't know300.9
9) No answer150.5
Missing676 
TOTAL3166100.0
23) What kind of work did your [father/father substitute] usually do while you were growing up? That is, what was his job called? What did he actually do? What were some of his main duties? (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on ARDA summary page) (PAOCC10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL31665113.9533199
24) Father's industry (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on ARDA summary page (PAIND10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL31664569.4583294
25) Was [your mother] self-employed or did she work for someone else? (MAWRKSLF)
TOTAL%
1) Self-employed28711.0
2) Someone else232288.8
8) Don't know50.2
Missing1228 
TOTAL2614100.0
26) What kind of work did your [mother/mother substitute] usually do while you were growing up? That is, what was her job called? What did she actually do? What were some of her main duties? (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on ARDA summary page) (MAOCC10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26184650.9242245
27) What kind of place did she work for? What did they (make/do)? (See Note 1: Occupation and Industry Codes on ARDA summary page) (NAICS 2007) (MAIND10)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26186672.3452546
28) How many brothers and sisters did you have? Please count those born alive, but no longer living, as well as those alive now. Also include stepbrothers and stepsisters, and children adopted by your parents. (SIBS)
TOTAL%
0) 01443.7
1) 173019.0
2) 278020.3
3) 365016.9
4) 443811.4
5) 53188.3
6) 62265.9
7) 71524.0
8) 81243.2
9) 9882.3
10) 10571.5
11) 11441.1
12) 12210.5
13) 13190.5
14) 14150.4
15) 1560.2
16) 1660.2
17) 1760.2
18) 1820.1
19) 1910.0
20) 2020.1
21) 2110.0
23) 2310.0
24) 2410.0
25) 2510.0
98) Don't know10.0
99) No answer80.2
TOTAL3842100.0
29) How many children have you ever had? Please count all that were born alive at any time (including any you had from a previous marriage). (CHILDS)
TOTAL%
0) 0102226.6
1) 161616.0
2) 2103827.0
3) 362416.2
4) 42917.6
5) 51323.4
6) 6611.6
7) 7210.5
8) Eight or more270.7
9) Don't know/No answer100.3
TOTAL3842100.0
30) Respondent's age (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL384250.14517
31) How old were you when your first child was born? (AGEKDBRN)
TOTAL%
12) 1220.1
13) 1340.1
14) 1480.3
15) 15271.0
16) 16843.0
17) 171324.7
18) 181806.4
19) 192017.1
20) 202197.8
21) 212559.0
22) 221876.6
23) 231635.8
24) 241515.4
25) 251806.4
26) 261113.9
27) 271144.0
28) 281164.1
29) 29943.3
30) 301274.5
31) 31652.3
32) 32822.9
33) 33602.1
34) 34411.5
35) 35511.8
36) 36341.2
37) 37210.7
38) 38170.6
39) 39120.4
40) 40180.6
41) 41110.4
42) 42130.5
43) 4340.1
44) 4430.1
45) 4530.1
46) 4610.0
47) 4730.1
48) 4830.1
50) 5010.0
52) 5220.1
57) 5710.0
98) Don't know70.2
99) No answer120.4
Missing1022 
TOTAL2820100.0
32) What is the highest grade in elementary school or high school that you finished and got credit for? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
0) No formal schooling90.2
1) First grade10.0
2) Second grade50.1
3) Third grade70.2
4) Fourth grade40.1
5) Fifth grade100.3
6) Sixth grade360.9
7) Seventh grade150.4
8) Eighth grade651.7
9) Ninth grade762.0
10) Tenth grade1223.2
11) Eleventh grade1844.8
12) Twelfth grade101826.5
13) One year of college3248.4
14) Two years49212.8
15) Three years1945.0
16) Four years69818.2
17) Five years1233.2
18) Six years2265.9
19) Seven years772.0
20) Eight years1544.0
98) Don't know20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
33) What is the highest grade in elementary school or high school that your father finished and got credit for? (PAEDUC)
TOTAL%
0) No formal schooling581.8
1) First grade100.3
2) Second grade290.9
3) Third grade501.6
4) Fourth grade341.1
5) Fifth grade441.4
6) Sixth grade1243.9
7) Seventh grade411.3
8) Eighth grade2377.5
9) Ninth grade782.5
10) Tenth grade1203.8
11) Eleventh grade742.3
12) Twelfth grade102232.3
13) One year of college922.9
14) Two years1845.8
15) Three years441.4
16) Four years38812.3
17) Five years300.9
18) Six years1023.2
19) Seven years341.1
20) Eight years862.7
98) Don't know2788.8
99) No answer70.2
Missing676 
TOTAL3166100.0
34) What is the highest grade in elementary school or high school that your mother finished and got credit for? (MAEDUC)
TOTAL%
0) No formal schooling862.3
1) First grade40.1
2) Second grade170.5
3) Third grade491.3
4) Fourth grade391.0
5) Fifth grade481.3
6) Sixth grade1002.7
7) Seventh grade411.1
8) Eighth grade2246.0
9) Ninth grade922.5
10) Tenth grade1604.3
11) Eleventh grade1223.3
12) Twelfth grade139037.3
13) One year of college1253.4
14) Two years3459.3
15) Three years561.5
16) Four years3599.6
17) Five years260.7
18) Six years1113.0
19) Seven years180.5
20) Eight years501.3
98) Don't know2597.0
99) No answer30.1
Missing118 
TOTAL3724100.0
35) What is the highest grade in elementary school or high school that your husband/wife finished and got credit for? (SPEDUC)
TOTAL%
0) No formal schooling90.5
1) First grade10.1
2) Second grade10.1
3) Third grade60.3
4) Fourth grade60.3
5) Fifth grade40.2
6) Sixth grade150.8
7) Seventh grade30.2
8) Eighth grade241.4
9) Ninth grade311.7
10) Tenth grade382.1
11) Eleventh grade613.4
12) Twelfth grade51829.2
13) One year of college1106.2
14) Two years20811.7
15) Three years633.6
16) Four years36220.4
17) Five years502.8
18) Six years1287.2
19) Seven years392.2
20) Eight years764.3
98) Don't know110.6
99) No answer80.5
Missing2070 
TOTAL1772100.0
36) Do you have any college degrees? (If yes: what degree or degrees?) Code highest degree earned (DEGREE)
TOTAL%
0) Less than high school45211.8
1) High school191949.9
2) Associate/Junior college2907.5
3) Bachelor's73919.2
4) Graduate44211.5
TOTAL3842100.0
37) Does [your father] have any college degrees? (If yes: what degree or degrees?) Code highest degree earned (PADEG)
TOTAL%
0) Less than high school97030.6
1) High school129841.0
2) Associate/Junior college943.0
3) Bachelor's37011.7
4) Graduate2487.8
8) Don't know1795.7
9) No answer70.2
Missing676 
TOTAL3166100.0
38) Does [your mother] have any college degrees? (If yes: what degree or degrees?) Code highest degree earned (MADEG)
TOTAL%
0) Less than high school104528.1
1) High school180748.5
2) Associate/Junior college1985.3
3) Bachelor's3539.5
4) Graduate1905.1
8) Don't know1313.5
Missing118 
TOTAL3724100.0
39) Does [your spouse] have any college degrees? (If yes: what degree or degrees?) Code highest degree earned (SPDEG)
TOTAL%
0) Less than high school18110.2
1) High school80145.2
2) Associate/Junior college1558.7
3) Bachelor's37421.1
4) Graduate25114.2
8) Don't know50.3
9) No answer50.3
Missing2070 
TOTAL1772100.0
40) What was your major or field of study when you received your (respondent's college degree) degree? First mention (MAJOR1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL94129.03120
41) What was your major or field of study when you received your (respondent's college degree) degree? Second mention (MAJOR2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL19330.34221
42) Was that a diploma awarded by your high school at graduation at the end of 12th grade, a GED awarded after you took a test, or something else? (DIPGED)
TOTAL%
1) High School diploma199090.1
2) GED1968.9
3) Other150.7
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer60.3
Missing1634 
TOTAL2208100.0
43) Was that a diploma awarded by (RESPONDENT'S SPOUSE)'s high school at graduation at the end of 12th grade, a GED awarded after (RESPONDENT'S SPOUSE) took a test, or something else? (SPDIPGED)
TOTAL%
1) High School diploma110191.8
2) GED927.7
3) Other30.3
8) Don't know30.3
Missing2643 
TOTAL1199100.0
44) In what year did you receive your high school degree? (WHENHS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL17037594.8763673
45) In what year did you receive your [college name] degree? (WHENCOL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9412197.4881263
46) Besides attending college for credit, did you complete any courses for credit at an institution such as a business college, technical or vocational school? (VOEDCOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45230.9
2) No100969.0
8) Don't know10.1
Missing2380 
TOTAL1462100.0
47) If yes to VOEDCOL: What institution was that? (VOEDNME1)
TOTAL%
1) Jail/prison10.2
2) High school10.2
3) Company/business81.8
4) Vocational school/trades/technical (not high school, not college)6514.3
6) Adult education/school10.2
7) Medical/nursing/health/dental/hospital296.4
8) Union30.7
9) Armed forces163.5
10) College/university21647.4
11) Art/design40.9
12) Business college (not business school at a university)153.3
14) Job corp20.4
15) Beauty school/cosmetology163.5
16) Insurance, real estate, finance, executive management204.4
17) Police/fire academy; training30.7
18) Development center10.2
19) Career center30.7
20) Foreign college/university92.0
30) Other306.6
98) Unknown, uncodable132.9
Missing3386 
TOTAL456100.0
48) Did you complete any courses for credit at an institution such as a business college, technical, or vocational school? (VOEDNCOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28829.8
2) No67770.2
Missing2877 
TOTAL965100.0
49) If yes to VOEDNCOL: What institution was that? (VOEDNME2)
TOTAL%
2) High school31.0
3) Company/business31.0
4) Vocational school/trades/technical (not high school not college)6522.6
5) Secretarial school10.3
6) Adult education/school20.7
7) Medical/nursing/health/dental/hospital113.8
8) Union31.0
9) Armed forces72.4
10) College/university11941.3
12) Business college (not business school at a university)124.2
13) Home study/correspondence20.7
14) Job corp51.7
15) Beauty school/cosmetology144.9
16) Insurance, real estate, finance, executive management20.7
17) Police/fire academy; training10.3
18) Development center20.7
19) Career center10.3
20) Foreign college/university62.1
30) Other238.0
98) Unknown, uncodable62.1
Missing3554 
TOTAL288100.0
50) Respondent's sex (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male171544.6
2) Female212755.4
TOTAL3842100.0
51) What race do you consider yourself? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White291075.7
2) Black58515.2
3) Other3479.0
TOTAL3842100.0
52) Which of the categories on this card comes closest to the type of place you were living in when you were 16 years old? (RES16)
TOTAL%
1) In open country but not on a farm42311.0
2) On a farm3178.3
3) In a small city or town (under 50,000)125832.7
4) In a medium-size city (50,000-250,000)65016.9
5) In a suburb near a large city56314.7
6) In a large city (over 250,000)62816.3
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
TOTAL3842100.0
53) In what state or foreign country were you living when you were 16 years old? (REG16)
TOTAL%
0) Foreign country3599.3
1) New England1714.5
2) Middle Atlantic57615.0
3) East North Central72118.8
4) West North Central2296.0
5) South Atlantic57414.9
6) East South Central2356.1
7) West South Central3198.3
8) Mountain2065.4
9) Pacific45211.8
TOTAL3842100.0
54) When you were 16 years old, were you living in this same (city/town/county)? (MOBILE16)
TOTAL%
1) Same State, same City144737.7
2) Same State, different City95824.9
3) Different State143737.4
TOTAL3842100.0
55) Were you living with both your own mother and father around the time you were 16? (If no: With whom were you living around that time?) (FAMILY16)
TOTAL%
0) Other1153.0
1) Both own mother and father256466.7
2) Father and stepmother591.5
3) Mother and stepfather2456.4
4) Father only932.4
5) Mother only61115.9
6) Some other male relative (No female head)150.4
7) Some other female relative (No male head)581.5
8) Other arrangement with relatives (e.g., aunt and uncle, grandparents)822.1
TOTAL3842100.0
56) If not living with both own mother and father: What happened? (FAMDIF16)
TOTAL%
1) One or both parents died23218.2
2) Parents divorced or separated77160.3
3) Father absent in armed forces30.2
4) One or both parents in institution141.1
5) Other24719.3
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer60.5
Missing2564 
TOTAL1278100.0
57) Did your mother ever work for pay for as long as a year, while you were growing up? (MAWRKGRW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes261470.2
2) No108029.0
8) Don't know260.7
9) No answer30.1
Missing119 
TOTAL3723100.0
58) Thinking about the time when you were 16 years old, compared with American families, in general, then would you say your family income was far below average, below average, average, above average, or far above average? (INCOM16)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average39310.2
2) Below average100926.3
3) Average166143.2
4) Above average64516.8
5) Far above average862.2
8) Don't know431.1
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
59) Were you born in this country? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes337487.8
2) No46812.2
TOTAL3842100.0
60) Were both your parents born in this country? (PARBORN)
TOTAL%
0) Both born in U.S.303078.9
1) Mother yes, father no992.6
2) Mother no, father yes942.4
3) Mother yes, father don't know80.2
4) Mother no, father don't know20.1
5) Mother don't know, father yes30.1
6) Mother don't know, father no30.1
8) Neither born in U.S.59515.5
9) No answer80.2
TOTAL3842100.0
61) How many grandparents were born outside the United States? (GRANBORN)
TOTAL%
0) All in the U.S.212258.0
1) One2546.9
2) Two40111.0
3) Three852.3
4) Four77621.2
8) Don't know200.5
9) No answer10.0
Missing183 
TOTAL3659100.0
62) Number of persons in household (HOMPOP)
TOTAL%
1) 100326.1
2) 143337.3
3) 58715.3
4) 44011.5
5) 2316.0
6) 882.3
7) 360.9
8) 110.3
9) 70.2
10) 40.1
11) 20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
63) Number of members under six years of age (BABIES)
TOTAL%
0) 0337287.8
1) 13138.1
2) 21143.0
3) 3160.4
4) 440.1
9) No answer230.6
TOTAL3842100.0
64) Number of members six to 12 years (PRETEEN)
TOTAL%
0) 0325584.7
1) 13499.1
2) 21694.4
3) 3441.1
4) 420.1
9) No answer230.6
TOTAL3842100.0
65) Number of members 13 to 17 years old (TEENS)
TOTAL%
0) 0336787.6
1) 13238.4
2) 21082.8
3) 3100.3
4) 420.1
9) No answer320.8
TOTAL3842100.0
66) Number of members over 17 years old (ADULTS)
TOTAL%
1) 1119331.1
2) 2196251.1
3) 344411.6
4) 41604.2
5) 5391.0
6) 6100.3
7) 740.1
8) Eight or more30.1
9) No answer270.7
TOTAL3842100.0
67) How many persons in the household are not related to you in any way? (UNRELAT)
TOTAL%
0) 0223785.4
1) 126810.2
2) 2672.6
3) 3240.9
4) 4100.4
5) 560.2
6) 610.0
7) 720.1
8) Eight or more30.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1223 
TOTAL2619100.0
68) Just thinking about your family now -- those people in the household who are related to you -- how many persons in the family, including yourself, earned any money last year from any job or employment? (EARNRS)
TOTAL%
0) None71118.5
1) One150739.2
2) Two121631.7
3) Three2757.2
4) Four842.2
5) Five210.5
6) Six50.1
7) Seven50.1
9) No answer180.5
TOTAL3842100.0
69) In which of these groups did your total family income, from all sources, fall last year before taxes, that is? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Under $1,000541.4
2) $1,000 to 2,999501.3
3) $3,000 to 3,999290.8
4) $4,000 to 4,999180.5
5) $5,000 to 5,999230.6
6) $6,000 to 6,999300.8
7) $7,000 to 7,999280.7
8) $8,000 to 9,999782.0
9) $10,000 to 14,9992145.6
10) $15,000 to 19,9991774.6
11) $20,000 to 24,9992436.3
12) $25,000 or over259467.5
13) Refused1684.4
98) Don't know1363.5
TOTAL3842100.0
70) [If respondent earned any income from (OCCUPATION IN OCC) in the previous year] In which of these groups did your earnings from (OCCUPATION IN OCC) for last year fall? That is, before taxes or other deductions. (RINCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Under $1,000431.7
2) $1,000 to 2,999552.2
3) $3,000 to 3,999481.9
4) $4,000 to 4,999371.5
5) $5,000 to 5,999481.9
6) $6,000 to 6,999421.7
7) $7,000 to 7,999210.9
8) $8,000 to 9,999441.8
9) $10,000 to 14,9991696.9
10) $15,000 to 19,9991476.0
11) $20,000 to 24,9992198.9
12) $25,000 or over146059.3
13) Refused1084.4
98) Don't know230.9
Missing1378 
TOTAL2464100.0
71) In which of these groups did your total family income, from all sources, fall last year before taxes, that is? (INCOME06)
TOTAL%
1) Under $1,000501.3
2) $1,000 to $2,999461.2
3) $3,000 to $3,999290.8
4) $4,000 to $4,999150.4
5) $5,000 to $5,999270.7
6) $6,000 to $6,999300.8
7) $7,000 to $7,999280.7
8) $8,000 to $9,999792.1
9) $10,000 to $12,4991102.9
10) $12,500 to $14,9991032.7
11) $15,000 to $17,4991052.7
12) $17,500 to $19,999741.9
13) $20,000 to $22,4991102.9
14) $22,500 to $24,9991323.4
15) $25,000 to $29,9991814.7
16) $30,000 to $34,9992165.6
17) $35,000 to $39,9991534.0
18) $40,000 to $49,9992757.2
19) $50,000 to $59,9993168.2
20) $60,000 to $74,9993428.9
21) $75,000 to $89,9992596.7
22) $90,000 to $109,9992616.8
23) $110,000 to $129,9991534.0
24) $130,000 to $149,9991173.0
25) $150,000 or over3278.5
26) Refused1684.4
98) Don't know1363.5
TOTAL3842100.0
72) In which of these groups did your earnings from all sources for [last year] fall? That is, before taxes or other deductions. (RINCOM06)
TOTAL%
1) Under $1,000431.7
2) $1,000 to $2,999552.2
3) $3,000 to $3,999481.9
4) $4,000 to $4,999371.5
5) $5,000 to $5,999481.9
6) $6,000 to $6,999421.7
7) $7,000 to $7,999210.9
8) $8,000 to $9,999441.8
9) $10,000 to $12,499873.5
10) $12,500 to $14,999823.3
11) $15,000 to $17,499813.3
12) $17,500 to $19,999662.7
13) $20,000 to $22,4991174.7
14) $22,500 to $24,9991024.1
15) $25,000 to $29,9991476.0
16) $30,000 to $34,9991706.9
17) $35,000 to $39,9991265.1
18) $40,000 to $49,9992249.1
19) $50,000 to $59,9992188.8
20) $60,000 to $74,9991787.2
21) $75,000 to $89,9991315.3
22) $90,000 to $109,999903.7
23) $110,000 to $129,999652.6
24) $130,000 to $149,999301.2
25) $150,000 or over813.3
26) Refused1084.4
98) Don't know230.9
Missing1378 
TOTAL2464100.0
73) Region of interview (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) New England1784.6
2) Middle Atlantic48212.5
3) East North Central66517.3
4) West North Central2185.7
5) South Atlantic78520.4
6) East South Central2376.2
7) West South Central39910.4
8) Mountain3198.3
9) Pacific55914.5
TOTAL3842100.0
74) Expanded N.O.R.C. Size Code (XNORCSIZ)
TOTAL%
1) Within an SMSA and a large central city (over 250,000)69618.1
2) Within an SMSA and a medium size central city (50,000 to 250,000)57815.0
3) Within an SMSA and a suburb of a large central city81821.3
4) Within an SMSA and a suburb of a medium size central city38410.0
5) Within an SMSA and an unincorporated area of a large central city (diversion, township, etc.)3789.8
6) Within an SMSA and an unincorporated area of a medium central city3218.4
7) Not within an SMSA, (within a county) and a small city (10,000 to 49,999)1503.9
8) Not within an SMSA, a town or village (2,500 to 9,999)1423.7
9) Not within an SMSA, an incorporated area less than 2,500 or an unincorporated area of 1,000 to 2,499501.3
10) Open country within larger civil divisions, e.g., township, division3258.5
TOTAL3842100.0
75) SRC (Survey Research Center, University of Michigan) new belt code (SRCBELT)
TOTAL%
1) Central city of 12 largest SMSAs39310.2
2) Central city of remainder of the 100 largest SMSAs53413.9
3) Suburbs of 12 largest SMSAs58215.1
4) Suburbs of the remaining 100 largest SMSAs66517.3
5) Other urban (counties having towns of 10,000 or more)122431.9
6) Other rural (counties having no towns of 10,000 or more)44411.6
TOTAL3842100.0
76) Size of place in thousands -- A four-digit number which provides actual size of place of interview. (SIZE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3842385.3831298
77) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as a Republican, Democrat, Independent, or what? (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
0) Strong Democrat64316.7
1) Not very strong Democrat64916.9
2) Independent, close to Democrat50113.0
3) Independent (neither, no response)69318.0
4) Independent, close to Republican39510.3
5) Not very strong Republican46512.1
6) Strong Republican3699.6
7) Other party, refused to say942.4
8) Don't know40.1
9) No answer290.8
TOTAL3842100.0
78) In 2008, you remember that Obama ran for President on the Democratic ticket against McCain for the Republicans. Do you remember for sure whether or not you voted in that election? (VOTE08)
TOTAL%
1) Voted263968.7
2) Did not vote87022.6
3) Ineligible2897.5
8) Don't know, can't remember391.0
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
79) If voted: Did you vote for Obama or McCain? (PRES08)
TOTAL%
1) Obama153958.2
2) McCain94735.8
3) Other candidate (specify)431.6
4) Didn't vote for president120.5
8) Don't know230.9
9) No answer803.0
Missing1198 
TOTAL2644100.0
80) If did not vote or ineligible: Who would you have voted for, for President, if you had voted? (IF08WHO)
TOTAL%
1) Obama56047.0
2) McCain28924.3
3) Other21718.2
8) Don't know837.0
9) No answer423.5
Missing2651 
TOTAL1191100.0
81) In 2012, you remember that Obama ran for President on the Democratic ticket against Romney for the Republicans. Do you remember for sure whether or not you voted in that election? (VOTE12)
TOTAL%
1) Voted165265.1
2) Did not vote72228.4
3) Ineligible1355.3
8) Don't know230.9
9) No answer60.2
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
82) Did you vote for Obama or Romney? (PRES12)
TOTAL%
1) Obama92755.9
2) Romney61336.9
3) Other candidate (specify)452.7
4) Didn't vote for president140.8
8) Don't know100.6
9) No answer503.0
Missing2183 
TOTAL1659100.0
83) Who would you have voted for, for president, if you had voted? [2012 election] (IF12WHO)
TOTAL%
1) Obama37242.6
2) Romney21024.0
3) Other20223.1
8) Don't know708.0
9) No answer202.3
Missing2968 
TOTAL874100.0
84) We hear a lot of talk these days about liberals and conservatives. I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the political views that people might hold are arranged from extremely liberal (point 1) to extremely conservative (point 7). Where would you place yourself on this scale? (POLVIEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal1403.6
2) Liberal48412.6
3) Slightly liberal42811.1
4) Moderate, middle of the road145837.9
5) Slightly conservative49512.9
6) Conservative56514.7
7) Extremely conservative1534.0
8) Don't know942.4
9) No answer250.7
TOTAL3842100.0
85) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. A. Space exploration program (NATSPAC)
TOTAL%
1) Too little48325.2
2) About right77740.5
3) Too much50626.4
8) Don't know1477.7
9) No answer50.3
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
86) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. B. Improving and protecting the environment (NATENVIR)
TOTAL%
1) Too little111558.1
2) About right57429.9
3) Too much1889.8
8) Don't know392.0
9) No answer20.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
87) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. C. Improving and protecting the nation's health (NATHEAL)
TOTAL%
1) Too little110957.8
2) About right51426.8
3) Too much25013.0
8) Don't know432.2
9) No answer20.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
88) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. D. Solving the problems of the big cities (NATCITY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little81042.2
2) About right64633.7
3) Too much29015.1
8) Don't know1718.9
9) No answer10.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
89) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. E. Halting the rising crime rate (NATCRIME)
TOTAL%
1) Too little110257.5
2) About right60131.3
3) Too much1558.1
8) Don't know593.1
9) No answer10.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
90) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. F. Dealing with drug addiction (NATDRUG)
TOTAL%
1) Too little106455.5
2) About right56229.3
3) Too much22311.6
8) Don't know693.6
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
91) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. G. Improving the nation's education system (NATEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Too little134069.9
2) About right42322.1
3) Too much1226.4
8) Don't know321.7
9) No answer10.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
92) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. H. Improving the conditions of blacks (NATRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Too little60931.8
2) About right84143.8
3) Too much27614.4
8) Don't know1789.3
9) No answer140.7
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
93) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. I. The military, armaments, and defense (NATARMS)
TOTAL%
1) Too little67034.9
2) About right61932.3
3) Too much57329.9
8) Don't know542.8
9) No answer20.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
94) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. J. Foreign aid (NATAID)
TOTAL%
1) Too little1316.8
2) About right52427.3
3) Too much118161.6
8) Don't know814.2
9) No answer10.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
95) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. K. Welfare (NATFARE)
TOTAL%
1) Too little37119.3
2) About right59130.8
3) Too much89046.4
8) Don't know643.3
9) No answer20.1
Missing1924 
TOTAL1918100.0
96) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. L. Highways and bridges (NATROAD)
TOTAL%
1) Too little181447.2
2) About right154140.1
3) Too much40910.6
8) Don't know772.0
9) No answer10.0
TOTAL3842100.0
97) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. M. Social Security (NATSOC)
TOTAL%
1) Too little205253.4
2) About right139436.3
3) Too much2165.6
8) Don't know1744.5
9) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
98) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. N. Mass transportation (NATMASS)
TOTAL%
1) Too little143637.4
2) About right184348.0
3) Too much3338.7
8) Don't know2285.9
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
99) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. O. Parks and recreation (NATPARK)
TOTAL%
1) Too little121231.5
2) About right233560.8
3) Too much2255.9
8) Don't know681.8
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
100) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. P. Assistance for childcare (NATCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Too little180447.0
2) About right145737.9
3) Too much3228.4
8) Don't know2576.7
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL3842100.0
101) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. Q. Supporting scientific research (NATSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Too little147838.5
2) About right171144.5
3) Too much41510.8
8) Don't know2356.1
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL3842100.0
102) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. R. Developing alternate energy sources (NATENRGY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little140155.2
2) About right78330.9
3) Too much25710.1
8) Don't know963.8
9) No answer10.0
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
103) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. A. Space exploration (NATSPACY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little44223.0
2) About right80641.9
3) Too much54428.3
8) Don't know1326.9
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
104) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. B. The environment (NATENVIY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little117461.0
2) About right49725.8
3) Too much19910.3
8) Don't know522.7
9) No answer20.1
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
105) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. C. Health (NATHEALY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little109256.8
2) About right42221.9
3) Too much36118.8
8) Don't know452.3
9) No answer40.2
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
106) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. D. Assistance to big cities (NATCITYY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little32516.9
2) About right73838.4
3) Too much63232.8
8) Don't know22511.7
9) No answer40.2
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
107) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. E. Law enforcement (NATCRIMY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little89446.5
2) About right74138.5
3) Too much25013.0
8) Don't know371.9
9) No answer20.1
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
108) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. F. Drug rehabilitation (NATDRUGY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little96650.2
2) About right61131.8
3) Too much22811.9
8) Don't know1166.0
9) No answer30.2
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
109) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. G. Education (NATEDUCY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little145775.7
2) About right31916.6
3) Too much1266.5
8) Don't know221.1
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
110) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. H. Assistance to blacks (NATRACEY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little48225.1
2) About right80942.0
3) Too much38219.9
8) Don't know23112.0
9) No answer201.0
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
111) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. I. National defense (NATARMSY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little60831.6
2) About right69135.9
3) Too much56129.2
8) Don't know623.2
9) No answer20.1
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
112) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. J. Assistance to other countries (NATAIDY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little1005.2
2) About right39320.4
3) Too much138371.9
8) Don't know472.4
9) No answer10.1
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
113) We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money or about the right amount. K. Assistance to the poor (NATFAREY)
TOTAL%
1) Too little119962.3
2) About right46324.1
3) Too much21611.2
8) Don't know422.2
9) No answer40.2
Missing1918 
TOTAL1924100.0
114) Some people think that the government in Washington ought to reduce the income differences between the rich and the poor, perhaps by raising the taxes of wealthy families or by giving income assistance to the poor. Others think that the government should not concern itself with reducing this income difference between the rich and the poor. Here is a card with a scale from 1 to 7. Think of a score of 1 as meaning that the government ought to reduce the income differences between rich and poor, and a score of 7 meaning that the government should not concern itself with reducing income differences. What score between 1 and 7 comes closest to the way you feel? (EQWLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Government should do something to reduce income differences between rich and poor60220.1
2) 230410.2
3) 348016.0
4) 451917.4
5) 539313.1
6) 62227.4
7) Government should not concern itself with income differences44614.9
8) Don't know90.3
9) No answer10.0
98) 98150.5
Missing851 
TOTAL2991100.0
115) Do you consider the amount of federal income tax which you have to pay as too high, about right or too low? (TAX)
TOTAL%
1) Too high140455.5
2) About right102740.6
3) Too low421.7
8) Don't know522.1
9) No answer40.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
116) There are always some people whose ideas are considered bad or dangerous by other people. For instance, somebody who is against churches and religion. If such a person wanted to make a speech in your city/town/community against churches and religion, should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKATH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed to speak202580.1
2) Not allowed48119.0
8) Don't know170.7
9) No answer60.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
117) There are always some people whose ideas are considered bad or dangerous by other people. For instance, somebody who is against churches and religion. Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university or not? (COLATH)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, allowed to teach169567.0
5) Not allowed77830.8
8) Don't know481.9
9) No answer80.3
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
118) There are always some people whose ideas are considered bad or dangerous by other people. For instance, somebody who is against churches and religion. If some people in your community suggested a book he wrote against churches and religion should be taken out of your public library, would you favor removing this book or not? (LIBATH)
TOTAL%
1) Remove52320.7
2) Not remove196777.8
8) Don't know331.3
9) No answer60.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
119) Consider a person who believes that blacks are genetically inferior. If such a person wanted to make a speech in your community claiming that blacks are inferior, should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKRAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed to speak159162.9
2) Not allowed90635.8
8) Don't know291.1
9) No answer30.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
120) Consider a person who believes that blacks are genetically inferior. Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university or not? (COLRAC)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, allowed to teach124249.1
5) Not allowed124449.2
8) Don't know371.5
9) No answer60.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
121) Consider a person who believes that blacks are genetically inferior. If some people in your community suggested that a book he wrote which said blacks are inferior should be taken out of your public library, would you favor removing this book or not? (LIBRAC)
TOTAL%
1) Remove81032.0
2) Not remove167466.2
8) Don't know351.4
9) No answer100.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
122) Now, I should like to ask you some questions about a man who admits he is a communist. Suppose this admitted communist wanted to make a speech in your community. Should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKCOM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed to speak175569.4
2) Not allowed70627.9
8) Don't know622.5
9) No answer60.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
123) Now, I should like to ask you some questions about a man who admits he is a communist. Suppose he is teaching in a college. Should he be fired or not? (COLCOM)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, fired79131.3
5) Not fired162064.1
8) Don't know1024.0
9) No answer160.6
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
124) Now, I should like to ask you some questions about a man who admits he is a communist. Suppose he wrote a book which is in your public library. Somebody in your community suggests that the book should be removed from the library. Would you favor removing it or not? (LIBCOM)
TOTAL%
1) Remove63225.0
2) Not remove183172.4
8) Don't know572.3
9) No answer90.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
125) Consider a person who advocates doing away with elections and letting the military run the country. If such a person wanted to make a speech in your community, should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKMIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed to speak180871.5
2) Not allowed68327.0
8) Don't know291.1
9) No answer90.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
126) Consider a person who advocates doing away with elections and letting the military run the country. Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university or not? (COLMIL)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, allowed to teach151059.7
5) Not allowed94937.5
8) Don't know572.3
9) No answer130.5
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
127) Consider a person who advocates doing away with elections and letting the military run the country. Suppose he wrote a book advocating doing away with elections and letting the military run the country. Somebody in your community suggests that the book should be removed from the library. Would you favor removing it or not? (LIBMIL)
TOTAL%
1) Remove66326.2
2) Not remove181571.8
8) Don't know391.5
9) No answer120.5
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
128) What about a man who admits that he is a homosexual? Suppose this admitted homosexual wanted to make a speech in your community. Should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKHOMO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed to speak223988.5
2) Not allowed26110.3
8) Don't know180.7
9) No answer110.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
129) Consider a man who admits that he is a homosexual? Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university or not? (COLHOMO)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, allowed to teach221187.4
5) Not allowed28011.1
8) Don't know271.1
9) No answer110.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
130) What about a man who admits that he is a homosexual? If somebody in your community suggests that a book he wrote in favor of homosexuality should be taken out of your public library, would you favor removing this book or not? (LIBHOMO)
TOTAL%
1) Remove43117.0
2) Not remove206581.7
8) Don't know240.9
9) No answer90.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
131) Now consider a Muslim clergyman who preaches hatred of the United States. If such a person wanted to make a speech in your community preaching hatred of the United States, should he be allowed to speak or not? (SPKMSLM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, allowed115445.6
2) Not allowed134253.1
8) Don't know240.9
9) No answer90.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
132) Consider a Muslim clergyman who preaches hatred of the United States. Should such a person be allowed to teach in a college or university or not? (COLMSLM)
TOTAL%
4) Yes, allowed86834.3
5) Not allowed161964.0
8) Don't know321.3
9) No answer100.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
133) If some people in your community suggested that a book [a Muslim clergyman] wrote which preaches hatred of the United States should be taken out of your public library, would you favor removing this book or not? (LIBMSLM)
TOTAL%
1) Remove120447.6
2) Not remove128850.9
8) Don't know230.9
9) No answer140.6
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
134) Do you favor or oppose the death penalty for persons convicted of murder? (CAPPUN)
TOTAL%
1) Favor231960.4
2) Oppose129833.8
8) Don't know1955.1
9) No answer300.8
TOTAL3842100.0
135) Would you favor or oppose a law which would require a person to obtain a police permit before he or she could buy a gun? (GUNLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Favor181871.9
2) Oppose68026.9
8) Don't know261.0
9) No answer50.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
136) In general, do you think the courts in this area deal too harshly or not harshly enough with criminals? (COURTS)
TOTAL%
1) Too harsh57014.8
2) Not harsh enough223058.0
3) About right71918.7
8) Don't know3007.8
9) No answer230.6
TOTAL3842100.0
137) Do you think the use of marijuana should be made legal or not? (GRASS)
TOTAL%
1) Should137753.4
2) Should not104640.6
8) Don't know1535.9
9) No answer20.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
138) What is your religious preference? Is it Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, some other religion or no religion? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant [Ask DENOM]175845.8
2) Catholic88022.9
3) Jewish631.6
4) None79120.6
5) Other (specify)421.1
6) Buddhism371.0
7) Hinduism150.4
8) Other Eastern religion30.1
9) Muslim/Islam120.3
10) Orthodox Christian120.3
11) Christian2015.2
12) Native American20.1
13) Inter-/non-denominational40.1
98) Don't know30.1
99) No answer190.5
TOTAL3842100.0
139) If respondent answered 'Protestant' as their religious preference for variable 'RELIG': What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM)
TOTAL%
10) American Baptist Association482.4
11) American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A.261.3
12) National Baptist Convention of America110.6
13) National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.80.4
14) Southern Baptist23311.8
15) Other Baptist churches301.5
18) Baptist, don't know which23211.7
20) African Methodist Episcopal Church120.6
21) African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church40.2
22) United Methodist Church1628.2
23) Other Methodist churches50.3
28) Methodist, don't know which261.3
30) American Lutheran Church130.7
31) Lutheran Church in America120.6
32) Lutheran Church Missouri Synod341.7
33) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod100.5
34) Other Lutheran churches60.3
35) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America301.5
38) Lutheran, don't know which402.0
40) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)120.6
41) United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.160.8
42) Other Presbyterian churches50.3
43) Presbyterian merged160.8
48) Presbyterian, don't know512.6
50) Episcopal633.2
60) Other-specify37519.0
70) No denomination47424.0
98) Don't know50.3
99) No answer191.0
Missing1864 
TOTAL1978100.0
140) Other Protestant denominations (OTHER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL395113.276218
141) Do you consider yourself Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or none of these? (JEW)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox78.5
2) Conservative1012.2
3) Reform2530.5
4) None of these1822.0
5) Don't know22.4
9) No answer2024.4
Missing3760 
TOTAL82100.0
142) Fundamentalism/Liberalism of respondent's religion (FUND)
TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist89523.3
2) Moderate154840.3
3) Liberal123532.1
9) No answer/Excluded1644.3
TOTAL3842100.0
143) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
0) Never100826.2
1) Less than once a year2576.7
2) Once a year50413.1
3) Several times a year38810.1
4) Once a month2296.0
5) Two to three times a month3318.6
6) Nearly every week1724.5
7) Every week67317.5
8) More than once a week2646.9
9) Don't know, no answer160.4
TOTAL3842100.0
144) Would you call yourself a strong [religious preference] or a not very strong [religious preference]? (RELITEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strong138736.1
2) Not very strong135635.3
3) Somewhat strong2656.9
4) No religion79120.6
8) Don't know140.4
9) No answer260.7
Missing3 
TOTAL3839100.0
145) Do you believe there is a life after death? (POSTLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes273271.1
2) No66717.4
8) Undecided43711.4
9) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
146) About how often do you pray? (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a day109828.6
2) Once a day114429.8
3) Several times a week38910.1
4) Once a week2225.8
5) Less than once a week39910.4
6) Never56414.7
8) Don't know100.3
9) No answer160.4
TOTAL3842100.0
147) We are interested in what American Catholics think about religious matters. Please select the answer from this card that comes closest to your own personal opinion about the following statement: Under certain conditions, the pope is infallible when he speaks on matters of faith and morals. (POPESPKS)
TOTAL%
1) Certainly true19021.2
2) Probably true26930.0
3) Uncertain if true or false30834.3
4) Probably false556.1
5) Certainly false434.8
8) Don't know111.2
9) No answer212.3
Missing2945 
TOTAL897100.0
148) In what religion were you raised? (RELIG16)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant199852.0
2) Catholic126132.8
3) Jewish651.7
4) None3037.9
5) Other160.4
6) Buddhism160.4
7) Hinduism190.5
9) Muslim/Islam200.5
10) Orthodox-Christian190.5
11) Christian1042.7
12) Native American10.0
98) Don't know60.2
99) No answer140.4
TOTAL3842100.0
149) What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM16)
TOTAL%
10) American Baptist Association562.6
11) American Baptist Churches in U.S.A.391.8
12) National Baptist Convention of America110.5
13) National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.70.3
14) Southern Baptist Convention29213.8
15) Other Baptist churches341.6
18) Baptist-Don't know which31514.9
20) African Methodist Episcopal150.7
21) African Methodist Episcopal Zion70.3
22) United Methodist1778.4
23) Other Methodist90.4
28) Methodist-Don't know which562.6
30) American Lutheran200.9
31) Lutheran Church in America90.4
32) Lutheran-Missouri Synod432.0
33) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod100.5
34) Other Lutheran70.3
35) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America241.1
38) Lutheran-Don't know which733.4
40) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)180.9
41) United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.200.9
42) Other Presbyterian40.2
43) Presbyterian, merged160.8
48) Presbyterian-Don't know which854.0
50) Episcopal723.4
60) Other42219.9
70) No denomination24011.3
98) Don't know211.0
99) No answer140.7
Missing1726 
TOTAL2116100.0
150) Other Protestant denominations (OTH16)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL43088.514175
151) Were you Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or none of these? (JEW16)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox911.4
2) Conservative2227.8
3) Reform2126.6
4) None of these1316.5
9) No answer1417.7
Missing3763 
TOTAL79100.0
152) Fundamentalism/Liberalism of religion respondent raised in (FUND16)
TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist111228.9
2) Moderate174745.5
3) Liberal85322.2
9) No answer/excluded1303.4
TOTAL3842100.0
153) What is your [spouse's] religious preference? Is it Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, some other religion or no religion? (SPREL)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant83347.0
2) Catholic44425.1
3) Jewish362.0
4) None30016.9
5) Other (specify)100.6
6) Buddhism60.3
7) Hinduism160.9
9) Muslim/Islam100.6
10) Orthodox Christian70.4
11) Christian784.4
13) Inter-/non-denominational20.1
98) Don't know150.8
99) No answer150.8
Missing2070 
TOTAL1772100.0
154) What specific denomination is that, if any? (SPDEN)
TOTAL%
10) American Baptist Association171.8
11) American Baptist Churches in U.S.A.60.6
12) National Baptist Convention of America50.5
13) National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc.10.1
14) Southern Baptist Convention10711.5
15) Other Baptist churches151.6
18) Baptist-Don't know which768.2
20) African Methodist Episcopal60.6
22) United Methodist869.3
23) Other Methodist20.2
28) Methodist-Don't know which212.3
30) American Lutheran50.5
31) Lutheran Church in America30.3
32) Lutheran-Missouri Synod202.2
33) Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod40.4
34) Other Lutheran40.4
35) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America202.2
38) Lutheran-Don't know which303.2
40) Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)70.8
41) United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.101.1
42) Other Presbyterian50.5
43) Presbyterian, merged60.6
48) Presbyterian-Don't know which192.0
50) Episcopal363.9
60) Other17518.9
70) No denomination21823.5
98) Don't know80.9
99) No answer151.6
Missing2915 
TOTAL927100.0
155) Spouse - other Protestant denomination (SPOTHER)
TOTAL%
3) Independent Bible, Bible, Bible Fellowship10.5
9) Christian and Missionary Alliance21.1
12) Assembly of God10.5
13) Free Methodist10.5
16) Free Will Baptist42.2
23) United Brethren, United Brethren in Christ10.5
25) Christian Disciples10.5
31) Christian; Central Christian42.2
32) Christian Reform10.5
33) Christian Scientist10.5
35) Church of Christ158.1
36) Churches of God (except with Christ and Holiness)52.7
40) Congregationalist, 1st Congregation63.2
41) Community Church10.5
42) Covenant10.5
44) Disciples of Christ10.5
45) Evangelical, Evangelist63.2
46) Evangelical Reformed10.5
47) Evangelist Free Church10.5
52) Full Gospel10.5
53) Four Square Gospel31.6
54) Friends10.5
56) Holiness; Church of Holiness21.1
58) Jehovah's Witnesses189.7
63) Mennonite31.6
64) Mormon2513.4
65) Nazarene31.6
68) Pentecostal2010.8
69) Pentecostal Holiness, Holiness Pentecostal21.1
70) Quaker31.6
71) Reformed31.6
76) Salvation Army10.5
77) Seventh-day Adventist31.6
80) Unitarian, Universalist10.5
81) United Church of Christ52.7
83) Wesleyan31.6
91) Evangelical Covenant10.5
93) Missionary Baptist63.2
97) Other Fundamentalist10.5
102) Charismatic21.1
138) Apostolic Church10.5
139) Faith Christian10.5
181) Born Again21.1
182) Alliance10.5
198) New Life10.5
201) Pathways Christian Church10.5
204) Reina de Deus10.5
999) No answer179.1
Missing3656 
TOTAL186100.0
156) If Jewish: Does [your spouse] consider herself/himself Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or none of these? (SPJEW)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox59.8
2) Conservative713.7
3) Reform1427.5
4) None of these917.6
5) Other12.0
9) No answer1529.4
Missing3791 
TOTAL51100.0
157) Fundamentalism/liberalism of religion of spouse (SPFUND)
TOTAL%
1) Fundamentalist38822.0
2) Moderate75542.7
3) Liberal53730.4
9) No answer, excluded874.9
Missing2075 
TOTAL1767100.0
158) The United States Supreme Court has ruled that no state or local government may require the reading of the Lord's Prayer or Bible verses in public schools. What are your views on this? Do you approve or disapprove of the court ruling? (PRAYER)
TOTAL%
1) Approve102939.9
2) Disapprove143755.8
8) No opinion1114.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
159) Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word; the Bible is the inspired word of God but not everything should be taken literally, word for word; the Bible is an ancient book of fables, legends, history and moral precepts recorded by man. (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.120531.4
2) The Bible is the inspired word of God but not everything should be taken literally, word for word.168843.9
3) The Bible is an ancient book of fables, legends, history and moral precepts recorded by man.85722.3
4) Other (Volunteered)340.9
8) Don't know350.9
9) No answer230.6
TOTAL3842100.0
160) Suppose there is a community-wide vote on the general housing issue. There are two possible laws to vote on. One law says that a homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to, even if he prefers not to sell to African Americans. The second law says that a homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of their race or color. Which law would you vote for? (RACOPEN)
TOTAL%
1) A homeowner can decide for himself whom to sell his house to, even if he prefers not to sell to negroes/blacks/African-Americans.59823.6
2) A homeowner cannot refuse to sell to someone because of their race or color.184773.0
3) Neither672.6
8) Don't know130.5
9) No answer40.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
161) Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes271970.8
2) No96025.0
8) Don't know1594.1
9) No answer40.1
TOTAL3842100.0
162) Some people say that because of past discrimination, blacks should be given preference in hiring and promotion. Others say that such preference in hiring and promotion of blacks is wrong because it discriminates against whites. What about your opinion? Are you for or against preferential hiring and promotion of blacks? Do you favor preference in hiring and promotion strongly or not strongly? Do you oppose preference in hiring and promotion strongly or not strongly? (AFFRMACT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support preferential hiring27910.8
2) Support preferential hiring1977.6
3) Oppose preferential hiring75029.1
4) Strongly oppose preferential hiring122447.5
8) Don't know1013.9
9) No answer261.0
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
163) Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly98938.4
2) Agree somewhat73928.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree36914.3
4) Disagree somewhat26610.3
5) Disagree strongly1957.6
8) Don't know130.5
9) No answer60.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
164) In general, how close do you feel to blacks? (CLOSEBLK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all close963.8
2) 2552.2
3) 3843.3
4) 41034.1
5) Neither one or the other96638.2
6) 62268.9
7) 733113.1
8) 81676.6
9) Very close48019.0
98) Don't know120.5
99) No answer90.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
165) In general, how close do you feel to whites? (CLOSEWHT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all close281.1
2) 2240.9
3) 3381.5
4) 4582.3
5) Neither one or the other73228.9
6) 61947.7
7) 737614.9
8) 834613.7
9) Very close71128.1
98) Don't know140.6
99) No answer80.3
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
166) Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy117730.6
2) Pretty happy216156.2
3) Not too happy49412.9
8) Don't know70.2
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL3842100.0
167) Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage? (HAPMAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy104859.1
2) Pretty happy64936.6
3) Not too happy663.7
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer70.4
Missing2070 
TOTAL1772100.0
168) Taking things all together, would you say that your relationship with your partner is very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPCOHAB)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy20861.0
2) Pretty happy11834.6
3) Not too happy133.8
8) Don't know20.6
Missing3501 
TOTAL341100.0
169) Would you say your own health, in general, is excellent, good, fair or poor? (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent61724.4
2) Good119547.3
3) Fair54521.6
4) Poor1686.6
8) Don't know40.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
170) In general, do you find life exciting, pretty routine or dull? (LIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Exciting122248.3
2) Routine116145.9
3) Dull1234.9
8) Don't know230.9
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
171) Would you say that most of the time people try to be helpful or that they are mostly just looking out for themselves? (HELPFUL)
TOTAL%
1) People try to be helpful.128249.7
2) They are mostly just looking out for themselves.109142.3
3) Depends1957.6
8) Don't know90.3
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
172) Do you think most people would try to take advantage of you if they got a chance or would they try to be fair? (FAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Would take advantage of you101639.4
2) Would try to be fair136052.8
3) Depends1937.5
8) Don't know90.3
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
173) Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people? (TRUST)
TOTAL%
1) Most people can be trusted84032.6
2) Can't be too careful161462.6
3) Depends1204.7
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
174) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Banks and financial institutions. (CONFINAN)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal33413.0
2) Only some141254.8
3) Hardly any82031.8
8) Don't know120.5
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
175) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Major companies. (CONBUS)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal42916.6
2) Only some162763.1
3) Hardly any47618.5
8) Don't know421.6
9) No answer40.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
176) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Organized religion. (CONCLERG)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal46818.2
2) Only some143455.6
3) Hardly any61523.9
8) Don't know411.6
9) No answer200.8
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
177) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Education. (CONEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal59823.2
2) Only some151558.8
3) Hardly any45417.6
8) Don't know110.4
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
178) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Executive branch of the federal government. (CONFED)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal28911.2
2) Only some111643.3
3) Hardly any112943.8
8) Don't know381.5
9) No answer60.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
179) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Organized labor. (CONLABOR)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal28611.1
2) Only some145356.4
3) Hardly any74028.7
8) Don't know973.8
9) No answer20.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
180) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? The Press. (CONPRESS)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal1997.7
2) Only some121046.9
3) Hardly any113944.2
8) Don't know291.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
181) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Medicine. (CONMEDIC)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal96937.6
2) Only some132051.2
3) Hardly any27110.5
8) Don't know150.6
9) No answer30.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
182) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Television. (CONTV)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal2188.5
2) Only some125648.7
3) Hardly any107441.7
8) Don't know271.0
9) No answer30.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
183) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? U.S. Supreme Court. (CONJUDGE)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal55721.6
2) Only some141955.0
3) Hardly any54421.1
8) Don't know552.1
9) No answer30.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
184) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Scientific community. (CONSCI)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal104340.5
2) Only some126249.0
3) Hardly any1827.1
8) Don't know853.3
9) No answer60.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
185) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Congress. (CONLEGIS)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal1315.1
2) Only some96637.5
3) Hardly any143255.5
8) Don't know471.8
9) No answer20.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
186) I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence or hardly any confidence at all in them? Military. (CONARMY)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal126949.2
2) Only some105641.0
3) Hardly any2298.9
8) Don't know200.8
9) No answer40.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
187) If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? To obey. (OBEY)
TOTAL%
1) Most important31812.3
2) Second important29211.3
3) Third important37514.5
4) Fourth important110742.9
5) Least important46217.9
9) No answer240.9
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
188) If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? To be well-liked or popular. (POPULAR)
TOTAL%
1) Most important90.3
2) Second important271.0
3) Third important773.0
4) Fourth important51720.1
5) Least important192474.6
9) No answer240.9
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
189) If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? To think for himself or herself. (THNKSELF)
TOTAL%
1) Most important114944.6
2) Second important47318.3
3) Third important41115.9
4) Fourth important41115.9
5) Least important1104.3
9) No answer240.9
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
190) If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? To work hard. (WORKHARD)
TOTAL%
1) Most important63424.6
2) Second important94336.6
3) Third important75629.3
4) Fourth important2017.8
5) Least important200.8
9) No answer240.9
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
191) If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? To help others when they need help. (HELPOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Most important44417.2
2) Second most important81931.8
3) Third most important93536.3
4) Fourth most important31812.3
5) Least important381.5
9) No answer240.9
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
192) Would you use this card and tell me which answer comes closest to how often you do the following things: spend a social evening with relatives? (SOCREL)
TOTAL%
1) Almost daily34013.2
2) Several times a week60423.4
3) Several times a month47118.3
4) Once a month41716.2
5) Several times a year42816.6
6) Once a year1907.4
7) Never1254.9
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer10.0
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
193) Would you use this card and tell me which answer comes closest to how often you do the following things: spend a social evening with someone who lives in your neighborhood? (SOCOMMUN)
TOTAL%
1) Almost everyday1325.1
2) Once or twice a week41216.0
3) Several times a month29311.4
4) About once a month39615.4
5) Several times a year30912.0
6) About once a year25910.1
7) Never77630.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
194) Would you use this card and tell me which answer comes closest to how often you do the following things: spend a social evening with friends who live outside your neighborhood? (SOCFREND)
TOTAL%
1) Almost everyday672.6
2) Once or twice a week43516.9
3) Several times a month56321.8
4) About once a month57722.4
5) Several times a year48518.8
6) About once a year2168.4
7) Never2349.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
195) Would you use this card and tell me which answer comes closest to how often you do the following things: go to a bar or tavern? (SOCBAR)
TOTAL%
1) Almost everyday190.7
2) Once or twice a week1716.6
3) Several times a month2017.8
4) About once a month32512.6
5) Several times a year36414.1
6) Once a year36014.0
7) Never113744.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
196) As you know, many older people share a home with their grown children. Do you think this is generally a good idea or a bad idea? (AGED)
TOTAL%
1) A good idea136352.9
2) A bad idea73528.5
3) Depends46117.9
8) Don't know170.7
9) No answer20.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
197) Now I'd like to ask you about last year. How many weeks did you work either full-time or part-time not counting work around the house? (Include paid vacations and sick leave.) (WEEKSWRK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL384232.02624
198) When you worked in [the previous year], was it usually full- or part-time? (PARTFULL)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time205577.5
2) Part-time59422.4
8) Don't know40.2
Missing1189 
TOTAL2653100.0
199) Thinking about the next 12 months, how likely do you think it is that you will lose your job or be laid off? (JOBLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely573.6
2) Fairly likely855.4
3) Not too likely44628.5
4) Not likely96161.4
8) Don't know70.4
9) No answer80.5
Missing2278 
TOTAL1564100.0
200) About how easy would it be for you to find a job with another employer with approximately the same income and fringe benefits you now have? Would you say very easy, somewhat easy or not at all easy? (JOBFIND)
TOTAL%
1) Very easy29318.7
2) Somewhat easy53634.3
3) Not easy71645.8
8) Don't know130.8
9) No answer60.4
Missing2278 
TOTAL1564100.0
201) On the whole, how satisfied are you with the work you do? Would you say you are very satisfied, moderately satisfied, a little dissatisfied or very dissatisfied? (SATJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied143949.9
2) Moderately satisfied105336.5
3) A little dissatisfied2308.0
4) Very dissatisfied1314.5
8) Don't know160.6
9) No answer140.5
Missing959 
TOTAL2883100.0
202) If you were to get enough money to live as comfortably as you would like for the rest of your life, would you continue to work or would you stop working? (RICHWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Continue working107865.9
2) Stop working54233.1
8) Don't know80.5
9) No answer70.4
Missing2207 
TOTAL1635100.0
203) Would you please look at this card and tell me which one thing on this list you would most prefer in a job? Which comes next? Which is third most important? Which is fourth most important? A. High Income (JOBINC)
TOTAL%
1) Most important33727.0
2) Second34427.5
3) Third31525.2
4) Fourth16713.4
5) Fifth715.7
9) No answer161.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
204) Would you please look at this card and tell me which one thing on this list you would most prefer in a job? Which comes next? Which is third most important? Which is fourth most important? B. No danger of being fired (JOBSEC)
TOTAL%
1) Most important1038.2
2) Second21517.2
3) Third25520.4
4) Fourth35528.4
5) Fifth30624.5
9) No answer161.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
205) Would you please look at this card and tell me which one thing on this list you would most prefer in a job? Which comes next? Which is third most important? Which is fourth most important? C. Workings hours are short, lots of free time (JOBHOUR)
TOTAL%
1) Most important705.6
2) Second12610.1
3) Third17914.3
4) Fourth28322.6
5) Fifth57345.8
9) No answer191.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
206) Would you please look at this card and tell me which one thing on this list you would most prefer in a job? Which comes next? Which is third most important? Which is fourth most important? D. Chances for advancement (JOBPROMO)
TOTAL%
1) Most important16313.0
2) Second32526.0
3) Third30024.0
4) Fourth24819.8
5) Fifth19615.7
9) No answer181.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
207) Would you please look at this card and tell me which one thing on this list you would most prefer in a job? Which comes next? Which is third most important? Which is fourth most important? E. Work important and gives a feeling of accomplishment (JOBMEANS)
TOTAL%
1) Most important56645.3
2) Second22518.0
3) Third18614.9
4) Fourth17914.3
5) Fifth836.6
9) No answer110.9
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
208) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would you say you belong in: the lower class, the working class, the middle class or the upper class? (CLASS)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class3469.0
2) Working class173445.1
3) Middle class163442.5
4) Upper class1042.7
8) Don't know160.4
9) No answer80.2
TOTAL3842100.0
209) In our society there are groups which tend to be toward the top and those that are toward the bottom. Here we have a scale that runs from top to bottom. Where would you put yourself on this scale? (RANK)
TOTAL%
1) Top1566.1
2) 2853.3
3) 329711.7
4) 436714.5
5) 593036.6
6) 625310.0
7) 71947.6
8) 81054.1
9) 9200.8
10) Bottom391.5
98) Don't know712.8
99) No answer210.8
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
210) We are interested in how people are getting along financially these days. So far as you and your family are concerned, would you say that you are pretty well satisfied with your present financial situation, more or less satisfied or not satisfied at all? (SATFIN)
TOTAL%
1) Satisfied106027.6
2) More or less satisfied170244.3
3) Not at all satisfied107127.9
8) Don't know40.1
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
211) During the last few years, has your financial situation been getting better, worse or has it stayed the same? (FINALTER)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better130333.9
2) Getting worse96925.2
3) Stayed same156340.7
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer40.1
TOTAL3842100.0
212) Compared with American families in general, would you say your family income is far below average, below average, average, above average or far above average? (FINRELA)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average2676.9
2) Below average103426.9
3) Average166343.3
4) Above average74819.5
5) Far above average952.5
8) Don't know260.7
9) No answer90.2
TOTAL3842100.0
213) Do you or your spouse have a supervisor on your/their job to whom you/they are directly responsible? (WKSUB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes215456.1
2) No51013.3
8) Don't know80.2
9) No answer117030.5
TOTAL3842100.0
214) If 'yes' to WKSUB: Does that person have a supervisor on the job to whom he is directly responsible? (WKSUBS)
TOTAL%
3) Yes175551.5
4) No38811.4
8) Don't know100.3
9) No answer125636.8
Missing433 
TOTAL3409100.0
215) In your/your spouse's job, do you/does he/she supervise anyone who is directly responsible to you/him/her? (WKSUP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes96825.2
2) No169544.1
8) Don't know80.2
9) No answer117130.5
TOTAL3842100.0
216) If 'yes' to WKSUP: Do any of those persons supervise anyone else? (WKSUPS)
TOTAL%
3) Yes26712.4
4) No69432.3
8) Don't know70.3
9) No answer117854.9
Missing1696 
TOTAL2146100.0
217) At any time during the last 10 years, have you been unemployed and looking for work for as long as a month? (UNEMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes93436.2
2) No164163.7
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
218) Do you or your spouse belong to a labor union? (UNION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent belongs2078.0
2) Yes, spouse belongs883.4
3) Yes, both belong341.3
4) No, neither respondent nor spouse belongs223986.9
8) Don't know100.4
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
219) Some people say that people get ahead by their own hard work; others say that lucky breaks or help from other people are more important. Which do you think is most important? (GETAHEAD)
TOTAL%
1) Hard work172568.2
2) Both equally51220.2
3) Luck or help27210.8
8) Don't know180.7
9) No answer20.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
220) Compared to your parents when they were the age you are now, do you think your own standard of living now is much better, somewhat better, about the same, somewhat worse or much worse than theirs was? (PARSOL)
TOTAL%
1) Much better73028.3
2) Somewhat better75029.1
3) About the same62324.2
4) Somewhat worse33012.8
5) Much worse1124.3
8) Don't know301.2
9) No answer30.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
221) When your children are at the age you are now, do you think their standard of living will be much better, somewhat better, about the same, somewhat worse or much worse than yours is now? (KIDSSOL)
TOTAL%
1) Much better60123.3
2) Somewhat better69226.8
3) About the same50419.6
4) Somewhat worse34913.5
5) Much worse1264.9
6) No children (Vol.)26210.2
8) Don't know411.6
9) No answer30.1
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
222) Tell me if you agree or disagree with this statement: Most men are better suited emotionally for politics than are most women. (FEPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Agree42016.3
2) Disagree204079.2
8) Not sure1164.5
9) No answer10.0
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
223) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: A. If there is a strong chance of serious defect in the baby? (ABDEFECT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes182872.3
2) No59523.5
8) Don't know702.8
9) No answer361.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
224) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: B. If she is married and does not want any more children? (ABNOMORE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes117546.5
2) No125349.5
8) Don't know682.7
9) No answer331.3
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
225) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: C. If the woman's own health is seriously endangered by the pregnancy? (ABHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes215185.1
2) No28611.3
8) Don't know642.5
9) No answer281.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
226) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: D. If the family has a very low income and cannot afford any more children? (ABPOOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes113544.9
2) No130051.4
8) Don't know662.6
9) No answer281.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
227) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: E. If she became pregnant as a result of rape? (ABRAPE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes190975.5
2) No50520.0
8) Don't know903.6
9) No answer251.0
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
228) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain legal abortion: F. If she is not married and does not want to marry the man? (ABSINGLE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes108843.0
2) No135953.7
8) Don't know562.2
9) No answer261.0
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
229) Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion: G. If the woman wants it for any reason? (ABANY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes113544.9
2) No130751.7
8) Don't know602.4
9) No answer271.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
230) What do you think is the ideal number of children for a family to have? (CHLDIDEL)
TOTAL%
0) 0321.2
1) 1461.8
2) 2124148.2
3) 363024.4
4) 42037.9
5) 5391.5
6) 6130.5
7) Seven or more60.2
8) As many as you want36714.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
231) Do you strongly agree, agree, or strongly disagree that methods of birth control should be available to teenagers between the ages of fourteen and sixteen if their parents do not approve? (PILLOK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree62324.2
2) Agree82932.2
3) Disagree62924.4
4) Strongly disagree43516.9
8) Don't know522.0
9) No answer90.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
232) Would you be for or against sex education in the public schools? (SEXEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) For233390.5
2) Against2188.5
8) Don't know220.9
9) No answer40.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
233) Should divorce in this country be easier or more difficult to obtain than it is now? (DIVLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Easier89934.9
2) More difficult101439.3
3) Stay same51820.1
8) Don't know1355.2
9) No answer110.4
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
234) There's been a lot of discussion about the way morals and attitudes about sex are changing in this country. If a man and woman have sex relations before marriage, do you think it is always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only sometimes or not wrong at all? (PREMARSX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong49919.4
2) Almost always wrong1616.2
3) Sometimes wrong38214.8
4) Not wrong at all149157.9
8) Don't know301.2
9) No answer140.5
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
235) There's been a lot of discussion about the way morals and attitudes about sex are changing in this country. If [a man and a woman] are in their early teens, say 14 to 16 years old, in that case, do you think sex relations before marriage are always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only sometimes or not wrong at all? (TEENSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong168165.2
2) Almost always wrong40115.6
3) Sometimes wrong32112.5
4) Not wrong at all1556.0
8) Don't know150.6
9) No answer40.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
236) What is your opinion about a married person having sexual relations with someone other than the marriage partner. Is it always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only sometimes, or not wrong at all? (XMARSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong193476.5
2) Almost always wrong34213.5
3) Sometimes wrong1797.1
4) Not wrong at all471.9
8) Don't know160.6
9) No answer110.4
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
237) What about sexual relations between two adults of the same sex? Do you think it is always wrong, almost always wrong, sometimes wrong, not at all wrong? (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong98138.8
2) Almost always wrong903.6
3) Sometimes wrong1676.6
4) Not wrong at all118847.0
8) Don't know702.8
9) No answer331.3
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
238) Which of these statements comes closest to your feelings about pornography laws? (PORNLAW)
TOTAL%
1) These should be laws against the distribution of pornography, whatever the age.82732.1
2) There should be laws against the distribution of pornography to persons under 18.163963.6
3) There should be no laws forbidding the distribution of pornography.963.7
8) Don't know110.4
9) No answer50.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
239) Have you seen an X-rated movie in the last year? (XMOVIE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes59823.2
2) No197176.5
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer60.2
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
240) Do you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree that it is sometimes necessary to discipline a child with a good, hard, spanking? (SPANKING)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree58522.7
2) Agree120246.6
3) Disagree55421.5
4) Strongly disagree2128.2
8) Don't know170.7
9) No answer70.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
241) When a person has a disease that cannot be cured, do you think doctors should be allowed by law to end the patient's life by some painless means if the patient and his family request it? (LETDIE1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes173367.2
2) No76229.6
8) Don't know672.6
9) No answer150.6
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
242) Do you think a person has the right to end his or her own life if this person has an incurable disease? (SUICIDE1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes151858.9
2) No98138.1
8) Don't know682.6
9) No answer100.4
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
243) Do you think a person has the right to end his or her own life if this person has gone bankrupt? (SUICIDE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31312.1
2) No222786.4
8) Don't know351.4
9) No answer20.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
244) Do you think a person has the right to end his or her own life if this person has dishonored his or her family? (SUICIDE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30912.0
2) No221686.0
8) Don't know461.8
9) No answer60.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
245) Do you think a person has the right to end his or her own life if this person is tired of living and ready to die? (SUICIDE4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51219.9
2) No200677.8
8) Don't know501.9
9) No answer90.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
246) Are there any situations you can imagine in which you would approve of a policeman striking an adult male citizen? [If 'Yes' or 'Don't know', ask POLABUSE-POLATTAK] (POLHITOK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes166664.6
2) No79530.8
8) Don't know1164.5
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
247) [If 'Yes' OR 'Don't know' to POLHITOK] Would you approve of a policeman striking a citizen who had said vulgar and obscene things to the policeman? (POLABUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2238.7
2) No231689.8
8) Don't know391.5
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
248) [If 'Yes' OR 'Don't know' to POLHITOK] Would you approve of a policeman striking a citizen who was being questioned as a suspect in a murder case? (POLMURDR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33413.0
2) No220085.3
8) Don't know441.7
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
249) [If 'Yes' OR 'Don't know' to POLHITOK] Would you approve of a policeman striking a citizen who was attempting to escape from custody? (POLESCAP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes168665.4
2) No76329.6
8) Don't know1285.0
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
250) [If 'Yes' OR 'Don't know' to POLHITOK] Would you approve of a policeman striking a citizen who was attacking the policeman with his fists? (POLATTAK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes224186.9
2) No30311.8
8) Not sure331.3
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
251) Is there any area right around here -- that is, within a mile -- where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes82032.4
2) No169567.0
8) Don't know130.5
9) No answer10.0
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
252) Do you happen to have in your home (or garage) any guns or revolvers? (OWNGUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67431.9
2) No136864.8
3) Refused673.2
8) Don't know30.1
Missing1730 
TOTAL2112100.0
253) If 'yes' to OWNGUN: Is it a pistol, shotgun, rifle or what? Code all that apply. Pistol (PISTOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes55622.0
2) No186874.0
3) Refused933.7
8) Don't know80.3
Missing1317 
TOTAL2525100.0
254) If 'yes' to OWNGUN: Is it a pistol, shotgun, rifle or what? Code all that apply. Shotgun (SHOTGUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46318.3
2) No196177.7
3) Refused933.7
8) Don't know80.3
Missing1317 
TOTAL2525100.0
255) If 'yes' to OWNGUN: Is it a pistol, shotgun, rifle or what? Code all that apply. Rifle (RIFLE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48019.0
2) No194377.0
3) Refused933.7
8) Don't know90.4
Missing1317 
TOTAL2525100.0
256) Do any of these guns personally belong to you? (ROWNGUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56763.6
2) No24026.9
3) Refused839.3
8) Don't know10.1
Missing2951 
TOTAL891100.0
257) Do you or your spouse go hunting? (HUNT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent does2509.9
2) Yes, spouse does953.8
3) Yes, both do572.3
4) No, neither respondent nor spouse hunts212584.0
9) No answer20.1
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
258) How often do you read the newspaper: every day, a few times a week, once a week, less than once a week or never? (NEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Everyday66625.8
2) Few times a week41015.9
3) Once a week37214.4
4) Less than once a week42616.5
5) Never70327.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
259) On the average day, about how many hours do you personally watch television? (TVHOURS)
TOTAL%
0) 01877.3
1) 151019.8
2) 266525.8
3) 345017.5
4) 432512.6
5) 51596.2
6) 61174.5
7) 7220.9
8) 8622.4
9) 940.2
10) 10281.1
11) 1110.0
12) 12200.8
13) 1310.0
14) 1420.1
15) 1520.1
16) 1640.2
17) 1710.0
18) 1820.1
20) 2040.2
24) 2450.2
98) Don't know60.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
260) Do you have a telephone? (PHONE)
TOTAL%
1) No phone140.4
2) Refused741.9
3) Phone in home171044.5
4) Phone elsewhere1032.7
6) Cell phone193650.4
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
261) In general, what was the respondent's attitude toward the interview? (COOP)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly and interested305779.6
2) Cooperative but not particularly interested65016.9
3) Impatient and restless1163.0
4) Hostile30.1
8) Don't know100.3
9) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
262) Was respondent's understanding of the questions good, fair or poor? (COMPREND)
TOTAL%
1) Good314481.8
2) Fair61616.0
3) Poor731.9
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
263) A split ballot was used in the 1973, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980 and 1982+ surveys. The variant or 'Y' wordings appear on Form 2, the 'Z' wordings appear on Form 3; and the standard GSS wordings appear on Form 1 (FORM)
TOTAL%
1) Standard (Form 1)191849.9
2) Variant (Form 2)192450.1
TOTAL3842100.0
264) Now I'm going to read several more statements. As I read each one, please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it. A working mother can establish just as warm and secure a relationship with her children as a mother who does not work. (FECHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree75929.5
2) Agree118245.9
3) Disagree51019.8
4) Strongly disagree1144.4
8) Don't know120.5
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
265) Now I'm going to read several more statements. As I read each one, please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it. A preschool child is likely to suffer if his or her mother works. (FEPRESCH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1154.5
2) Agree63424.6
3) Disagree135652.6
4) Strongly disagree44917.4
8) Don't know210.8
9) No answer20.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
266) Now I'm going to read several more statements. As I read each one, please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it. It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the achiever outside the home and the woman takes care of the home and family. (FEFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1475.7
2) Agree61023.7
3) Disagree124848.4
4) Strongly disagree54221.0
8) Don't know271.0
9) No answer30.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
267) On the average African Americans have worse jobs, income and housing than white people. Do you think these differences are mainly due to discrimination? (RACDIF1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes84732.9
2) No163963.6
8) Don't know833.2
9) No answer80.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
268) On the average African Americans have worse jobs, income and housing than white people. Do you think these differences are because most (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) have less in-born ability to learn? (RACDIF2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2098.1
2) No231990.0
8) Don't know401.6
9) No answer90.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
269) On the average African Americans have worse jobs, income and housing than white people. Do you think these differences are because most (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) don't have the chance for education that it takes to rise out of poverty? (RACDIF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes112243.5
2) No139754.2
8) Don't know501.9
9) No answer80.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
270) On the average African Americans have worse jobs, income and housing than white people. Do you think these differences are because most (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) just don't have the motivation or willpower to pull themselves up out of poverty? (RACDIF4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes111443.2
2) No137953.5
8) Don't know692.7
9) No answer150.6
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
271) I'd like to talk with you about issues some people tell us are important. Some people think that the government in Washington should do everything possible to improve the standard of living of all poor Americans; they are at point 1 on this card. Other people think it's not the government's responsibility, and that each person should take care of himself; they are at point 5. Where would you place yourself on this scale or haven't you made up your mind on this? (HELPPOOR)
TOTAL%
1) The government in Washington should do everything possible to improve the standard of living of all poor Americans.40715.8
2) 232312.5
3) Agree with both106841.4
4) 437014.4
5) Each person should take care of himself/herself.33112.8
8) Don't know783.0
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
272) Some people think that the government in Washington is trying to do too many things that should be left to individuals and private business; they are at point 5 on this card. Others disagree and think that the government should do even more to solve our country's problems; they are at point 1. Where would you place yourself on this scale or haven't you made up your mind on this? (HELPNOT)
TOTAL%
1) The government should do even more to solve our country's problems33312.9
2) 229311.4
3) Agree with both94536.7
4) 439015.1
5) The government in Washington is trying to do too many things that should be left to individuals and private business53320.7
8) Don't know833.2
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
273) In general, some people think that it is the responsibility of the government in Washington to see to it that people have help in paying for doctors and hospital bills; they are at point 1. Others think that these matters are not the responsibility of the federal government and that people should take care of these things themselves; they are at point 5. Where would you place yourself on this scale or haven't you made up your mind on this? (HELPSICK)
TOTAL%
1) It is the responsibility of the government in Washington to see to it that people have help in paying for doctors and hospital bills61824.0
2) 248318.7
3) Agree with both82832.1
4) 427310.6
5) These matters are not the responsibility of the federal government and that people should take care of these things themselves31412.2
8) Don't know612.4
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
274) Some people think that African Americans have been discriminated against for so long that the government has a special obligation to help improve their living standards; they are at point 1. Others believe that the government should not be giving special treatment to blacks/negroes/African-Americans; they are at point 5. Where would you place yourself on this scale or haven't you made up your mind on this? (HELPBLK)
TOTAL%
1) The government has a special obligation to help improve their living standards2148.3
2) 22429.4
3) Agree with both76229.6
4) 447518.4
5) The government should not be giving special treatment to African Americans79831.0
8) Don't know762.9
9) No answer110.4
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
275) Which statement comes closest to expressing what you believe about God? (GOD)
TOTAL%
1) I don't believe in God1403.6
2) I don't know whether there is a God, and I don't believe there is any way to find out2275.9
3) I don't believe in a personal God, but do believe in a Higher Power of some kind46712.2
4) I find myself believing in God some of the time, but not at others1403.6
5) While I have doubts, I feel that I do believe in God63116.4
6) I know God really exists and I have no doubts about it221157.5
8) Don't know90.2
9) No answer170.4
TOTAL3842100.0
276) Would you say you have been 'born again' or have had a 'born again' experience? That is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Christ? (REBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes151939.5
2) No226959.1
8) Don't know381.0
9) No answer160.4
TOTAL3842100.0
277) Have you ever tried to encourage someone to believe in Jesus Christ or to accept Jesus Christ as his or her savior? (SAVESOUL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes161842.1
2) No221057.5
8) Don't know40.1
9) No answer100.3
TOTAL3842100.0
278) Now I have some questions about different groups in our society. I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of 1 means that you think almost all of the people in that group are 'rich.' A score of 7 means that you think almost everyone in the group are 'poor.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not toward one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in that group stand. Where would you rate whites, in general, on this scale? (WLTHWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Rich1375.3
2) 22399.3
3) 365225.3
4) 4130550.6
5) 51726.7
6) 6251.0
7) Poor120.5
8) Don't know230.9
9) No answer120.5
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
279) Now I have some questions about different groups in our society. I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of means that you think almost all of the people in that group are 'rich.' A score of 7 means that you think almost everyone in the group are 'poor.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not toward one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in that group stand. Where would you rate blacks, in general, on this scale? (WLTHBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Rich70.3
2) 2411.6
3) 31515.9
4) 477330.0
5) 5102839.9
6) 643216.8
7) Poor973.8
8) Don't know371.4
9) No answer110.4
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
280) I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of 1 means that you think almost all people in that group are 'hard-working.' A score of 7 means that you think almost all of the people in the group are 'lazy.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not toward one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in this group stand. Where would you rate whites, in general, on this scale? (WORKWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Hard-working1485.7
2) 227610.7
3) 355521.5
4) 4129550.3
5) 51877.3
6) 6501.9
7) Lazy271.0
8) Don't know230.9
9) No answer160.6
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
281) I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of 1 means that you think almost all people in that group are 'hard-working.' A score of 7 means that you think almost all of the people in the group are 'lazy.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not towards one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in this group stand. Where would you rate blacks in general on this scale? (WORKBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Hardworking692.7
2) 21154.5
3) 331612.3
4) 4130850.8
5) 546518.0
6) 61867.2
7) Lazy702.7
8) Don't know321.2
9) No answer160.6
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
282) I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of 1 means that you think almost all people in that group are 'unintelligent.' A score of 7 means that you think almost all of the people in the group are 'intelligent.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not toward one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in this group stand. Where would you rate whites, in general, on this scale? (INTLWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Unintelligent160.6
2) 2461.8
3) 31375.3
4) 4120646.8
5) 558522.7
6) 636314.1
7) Intelligent1756.8
8) Don't know281.1
9) No answer210.8
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
283) I'm going to show you a seven-point scale on which the characteristics of people in a group can be rated. A score of 1 means that you think almost all people in that group are 'unintelligent.' A score of 7 means that you think almost all of the people in the group are 'intelligent.' A score of 4 means you think that the group is not toward one end or another, and of course you may choose any number in between that comes closest to where you think people in this group stand. Where would you rate blacks, in general, on this scale? (INTLBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Unintelligent190.7
2) 2602.3
3) 326110.1
4) 4139854.2
5) 550119.4
6) 61726.7
7) Intelligent1094.2
8) Don't know351.4
9) No answer220.9
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
284) Now, I'm going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor26210.2
2) Favor44617.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose135852.7
4) Oppose35613.8
5) Strongly oppose1375.3
8) Don't know140.5
9) No answer40.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
285) Now I'm going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor52820.5
2) Favor57622.4
3) Neither favor nor oppose131351.0
4) Oppose1034.0
5) Strongly oppose351.4
8) Don't know180.7
9) No answer40.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
286) What about having a close relative marry a black person? Would you be in very favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very opposed to it happening? (MARBLK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor51720.1
2) Favor38414.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose128249.7
4) Oppose2098.1
5) Strongly oppose1636.3
8) Don't know140.5
9) No answer80.3
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
287) What about having a close relative marry an Asian American person? Would you be in very favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very opposed to it happening? (MARASIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor48919.0
2) Favor44617.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose136152.8
4) Oppose1736.7
5) Strongly oppose843.3
8) Don't know180.7
9) No answer60.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
288) What about having a close relative marry a Hispanic American person? Would you be in very favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very opposed to it happening? (MARHISP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor51820.1
2) Favor43516.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose134552.2
4) Oppose1706.6
5) Strongly oppose853.3
8) Don't know180.7
9) No answer60.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
289) What about having a close relative marry a white person? Would you be in very favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very opposed to it happening? (MARWHT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor94936.8
2) Favor37314.5
3) Neither favor nor oppose116345.1
4) Oppose582.3
5) Strongly oppose180.7
8) Don't know110.4
9) No answer50.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
290) Are the people who work where you work all white, mostly white, about half and half, mostly black or all black? (RACWORK)
TOTAL%
1) All white30319.8
2) Mostly white67844.3
3) Half white-black43728.5
4) Mostly black624.0
5) All black90.6
8) Don't know302.0
9) No answer130.8
Missing2310 
TOTAL1532100.0
291) What do you think the chances are these days that a white person won't get a job or promotion while an equally or less qualified black person gets one instead? (DISCAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely35414.0
2) Somewhat likely108642.9
3) Not very likely100639.8
8) Don't know773.0
9) No answer60.2
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
292) Some people say that because of past discrimination, women should be given preference in hiring and promotion. Others say that such preference in hiring and promotion of women is wrong because it discriminates against men. What about your opinion -- are you for or against preferential hiring and promotion of women? IF FOR: Do you favor preference in hiring and promotion strongly or not strongly? IF AGAINST: Do you oppose preference in hiring and promotion strongly or not strongly? (FEJOBAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly for preferential hiring27821.7
2) For preferential hiring1249.7
3) Against preferential hiring40131.3
4) Strongly against preferential hiring41732.5
8) Don't know534.1
9) No answer90.7
Missing2560 
TOTAL1282100.0
293) What do you think the chances are these days that a man won't get a job or a promotion while an equally or less qualified woman gets one instead? (DISCAFFM)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely13310.4
2) Somewhat likely48337.7
3) Somewhat unlikely43033.5
4) Very unlikely20015.6
8) Don't know362.8
Missing2560 
TOTAL1282100.0
294) What do you think the chances are these days that a woman won't get a job or promotion while an equally or less qualified man gets one instead? (DISCAFFW)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely27120.9
2) Somewhat likely63348.9
3) Somewhat unlikely25019.3
4) Very unlikely1169.0
8) Don't know241.9
9) No answer10.1
Missing2547 
TOTAL1295100.0
295) Now I'm going to read several statements. As I read each one, please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree. For example, here is the statement: Because of past discrimination, employers should make special efforts to hire and promote qualified women. (FEHIRE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree22717.5
2) Agree66651.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree1289.9
4) Disagree23017.8
5) Strongly disagree352.7
8) Don't know60.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2547 
TOTAL1295100.0
296) To what extent do you consider yourself a religious person? Are you very religious, moderately religious, slightly religious or not religious at all? (RELPERSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very religious65817.1
2) Moderately religious145437.8
3) Slightly religious90023.4
4) Not religious at all80220.9
8) Don't know110.3
9) No answer170.4
TOTAL3842100.0
297) To what extent do you consider yourself a spiritual person? Are you very spiritual, moderately spiritual, slightly spiritual or not spiritual at all? (SPRTPRSN)
TOTAL%
1) Very spiritual109728.6
2) Moderately spiritual144037.5
3) Slightly spiritual85022.1
4) Not spiritual41510.8
8) Don't know240.6
9) No answer160.4
TOTAL3842100.0
298) Can you speak a language other than English? (OTHLANG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74829.5
2) No178970.5
9) No answer10.0
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
299) What other language(s) do you speak? First response. (OTHLANG1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL74920.48298
300) What other language(s) do you speak? Second response. (OTHLANG2)
TOTAL%
1) English31.7
2) Spanish3419.5
3) Polish10.6
4) French2614.9
5) Hebrew31.7
6) Russian10.6
7) Tagalog/Filipino10.6
8) Chinese84.6
10) Italian158.6
11) Romanian10.6
12) German169.2
15) Ukrainian10.6
17) Turkish10.6
19) Korean10.6
22) Arabic63.4
27) Thai21.1
28) Gujarati10.6
32) Japanese52.9
33) Portuguese52.9
36) Creole52.9
40) Latin21.1
41) Czech10.6
42) Hindi95.2
46) Sign language10.6
48) Armenian10.6
56) African10.6
67) Hawaiian10.6
71) Swahili10.6
72) Telugu10.6
73) Kannada10.6
77) Punjabi42.3
87) Somali10.6
92) Cebuano10.6
112) Twi10.6
122) Lingala10.6
131) Ashanti10.6
132) Burmese10.6
133) Hewa10.6
134) Sango10.6
135) Citumbuka10.6
136) Maratsi10.6
137) Yemba10.6
999) No answer42.3
Missing3668 
TOTAL174100.0
301) How well do you speak that language? (SPKLANG)
TOTAL%
1) Very well29038.7
2) Well18725.0
3) Not well18925.2
4) Poorly/Hardly at all749.9
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer81.1
Missing3093 
TOTAL749100.0
302) Which language do you speak more fluently? (BETRLANG)
TOTAL%
1) Language one69993.4
2) Language two435.7
8) Don't know60.8
Missing3094 
TOTAL748100.0
303) Do you personally ever use a computer at home, at work or at some other location? (COMPUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes138482.6
2) No28917.3
9) No answer20.1
Missing2167 
TOTAL1675100.0
304) Do you have access to the Internet or World Wide Web in your home through an Internet-enabled mobile device like a smart phone, PDA or BlackBerry? (WEBMOB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9231.6
2) No19767.7
9) No answer20.7
Missing3551 
TOTAL291100.0
305) About how many minutes or hours per week do you spend sending and answering electronic mail or e-mail? (EMAILMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 0126985.9
1) 140.3
2) 220.1
3) 310.1
4) 410.1
5) 5191.3
10) 10312.1
14) 1410.1
15) 15201.4
20) 20181.2
30) 30936.3
35) 3520.1
40) 4010.1
45) 4590.6
98) Don't know50.3
99) No answer20.1
Missing2364 
TOTAL1478100.0
306) About how many minutes or hours per week do you spend sending and answering electronic mail or e-mail? (EMAILHR)
TOTAL%
0) 037925.6
1) 129520.0
2) 215210.3
3) 3815.5
4) 4523.5
5) 5775.2
6) 6281.9
7) 7573.9
8) 8261.8
9) 930.2
10) 10845.7
11) 1130.2
12) 12100.7
13) 1310.1
14) 14181.2
15) 15342.3
16) 1630.2
17) 1710.1
20) 20594.0
21) 2120.1
23) 2310.1
24) 2450.3
25) 25201.4
27) 2720.1
28) 2830.2
30) 30372.5
32) 3220.1
35) 3560.4
40) 40120.8
42) 4210.1
45) 4510.1
48) 4810.1
50) 5040.3
55) 5510.1
60) 6030.2
70) 7020.1
99) 9910.1
100) 10020.1
126) 12610.1
150) 15010.1
998) Don't know50.3
999) No answer20.1
Missing2364 
TOTAL1478100.0
307) Other than for e-mail, do you ever use the Internet or World Wide Web? (USEWWW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15269.7
2) No6630.3
Missing3624 
TOTAL218100.0
308) Not counting e-mail, about how many minutes or hours per week do you use the web? (Include time you spend visiting regular web sites and time spent using interactive Internet services like chat rooms, Usenet groups, discussion forums, bulletin boards and the like.) Hours per week? (WWWHR)
TOTAL%
0) 01218.6
1) 114210.1
2) 214610.3
3) 3926.5
4) 4604.2
5) 51047.4
6) 6412.9
7) 7594.2
8) 8392.8
9) 960.4
10) 101289.1
11) 1110.1
12) 12423.0
13) 1320.1
14) 14352.5
15) 15644.5
16) 1660.4
17) 1720.1
18) 1860.4
20) 20916.4
21) 21130.9
22) 2210.1
24) 2480.6
25) 25282.0
26) 2610.1
27) 2710.1
28) 28100.7
30) 30412.9
35) 35130.9
36) 3640.3
40) 40332.3
42) 4210.1
45) 4560.4
48) 4840.3
50) 50151.1
55) 5520.1
60) 60120.8
65) 6510.1
70) 7030.2
80) 8040.3
84) 8420.1
90) 9010.1
91) 9120.1
100) 10040.3
120) 12010.1
122) 12210.1
998) Don't know100.7
999) No answer30.2
Missing2430 
TOTAL1412100.0
309) Not counting e-mail, about how many minutes or hours per week do you use the web? (Include time you spend visiting regular web sites and time spent using interactive Internet services like chat rooms, Usenet groups, discussion forums, bulletin boards and the like.) Minutes per week? (WWWMIN)
TOTAL%
0) 0131793.3
2) 210.1
3) 310.1
5) 540.3
10) 1070.5
15) 1590.6
20) 2060.4
21) 2110.1
30) 30463.3
40) 4010.1
45) 4540.3
59) 5910.1
98) Don't know110.8
99) No answer30.2
Missing2430 
TOTAL1412100.0
310) How would you describe your work arrangement in your main job? (WRKTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Independent contractor/consultant/freelance worker17714.2
2) On-call, work only when called to work362.9
3) Paid by a temporary agency70.6
4) Work for a contractor who provides workers/ services under contract383.0
5) Regular, permanent employee98278.6
8) Don't know70.6
9) No answer30.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
311) How long have you worked in your present job for your current employer? (.25 = less than 6 months; .75 = between 6 and 12 months) (YEARSJOB)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12509.06612
312) In your main job, are you salaried, paid by the hour, or what? (WAYPAID)
TOTAL%
1) Salaried41032.8
2) Paid by the hour68454.7
3) Other14811.8
8) Tips10.1
9) Don't know70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
313) Which of the following best describes your usual work schedule? (WRKSCHED)
TOTAL%
1) Day shift87469.9
2) Afternoon shift635.0
3) Night shift766.1
4) Split shift312.5
5) Irregular shift/on-call1098.7
6) Rotating shifts907.2
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
314) How many days per month do you work extra hours beyond your usual schedule? (MOREDAYS)
TOTAL%
0) 044135.3
1) 1685.4
2) 21058.4
3) 3625.0
4) 41058.4
5) 51058.4
6) 6292.3
7) 7161.3
8) 8231.8
9) 970.6
10) 10614.9
11) 1110.1
12) 12131.0
14) 1420.2
15) 15403.2
16) 1630.2
17) 1720.2
18) 1810.1
20) 20816.5
21) 2120.2
22) 2250.4
23) 2310.1
24) 2480.6
25) 25151.2
26) 2630.2
27) 2710.1
28) 2820.2
30) 30252.0
98) Don't know201.6
99) No answer30.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
315) When you work extra hours on your main job, is it mandatory (required by your employer)? (MUSTWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35728.6
2) No87469.9
8) Don't know131.0
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
316) How often are you allowed to change your starting and quitting times on a daily basis? (CHNGTME)
TOTAL%
1) Often41233.0
2) Sometimes27121.7
3) Rarely20116.1
4) Never35828.6
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
317) How often do you work at home as part of your job? (WRKHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Never74459.5
2) A few times a year977.8
3) About once a month675.4
4) About once a week927.4
5) More than once a week16713.4
6) Worker works mainly at home756.0
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
318) Is it usually because you want to, you have to in order to keep up with your job, or for some other reason? (WHYWKHME)
TOTAL%
1) Worker wants to work at home14228.1
2) Worker has to work at home to keep up with your job20340.2
3) Worker is operating home-based business8416.6
4) Other combinations and other reasons6913.7
9) No answer71.4
Missing3337 
TOTAL505100.0
319) How hard is it to take time off during your work to take care of personal or family matters? (FAMWKOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all hard49439.5
2) Not too hard37229.8
3) Somewhat hard24719.8
4) Very hard13010.4
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
320) How often do the demands of your job interfere with your family life? (WKVSFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Often16713.4
2) Sometimes42433.9
3) Rarely35028.0
4) Never30224.2
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
321) How often do the demands of your family interfere with your work on the job? (FAMVSWK)
TOTAL%
1) Often735.8
2) Sometimes30524.4
3) Rarely48338.6
4) Never38230.6
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
322) After an average work day, about how many hours do you have to relax or pursue activities that you enjoy? (HRSRELAX)
TOTAL%
0) 0786.2
1) 113310.6
2) 223719.0
3) 321217.0
4) 423018.4
5) 514111.3
6) 6997.9
7) 7302.4
8) 8252.0
9) 920.2
10) 10181.4
12) 12171.4
13) 1310.1
14) 1420.2
15) 1520.2
16) 1630.2
18) 1810.1
20) 2010.1
24) 2410.1
98) Don't know80.6
99) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
323) Do you have any jobs besides your main job or do any other work for pay? (SECONDWK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18214.6
2) No106184.9
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
324) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. My job requires that I keep learning new things. (LEARNNEW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree53042.4
2) Agree55144.1
3) Disagree14211.4
4) Strongly disagree181.4
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
325) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. My job requires that I work very fast. (WORKFAST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29223.4
2) Agree58747.0
3) Disagree33426.7
4) Strongly disagree272.2
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
326) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. I get to do a number of other things on my job. (WORKDIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree43434.7
2) Agree67954.3
3) Disagree1139.0
4) Strongly disagree161.3
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
327) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. I have too much work to do everything well. (OVERWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1008.0
2) Agree32125.7
3) Disagree73258.6
4) Strongly disagree897.1
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
328) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. On my job, I know exactly what is expected of me. (KNOWWHAT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree51641.3
2) Agree67053.6
3) Disagree534.2
4) Strongly disagree40.3
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
329) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. At the place I work, I am treated with respect. (RESPECT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree44235.4
2) Agree70456.3
3) Disagree776.2
4) Strongly disagree211.7
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
330) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. I trust the management at the place where I work. (TRUSTMAN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36929.5
2) Agree65652.5
3) Disagree17213.8
4) Strongly disagree352.8
8) Don't know90.7
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
331) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. The safety of workers is a high priority with management where I work. (SAFETYWK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree54743.8
2) Agree60248.2
3) Disagree735.8
4) Strongly disagree121.0
8) Don't know80.6
9) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
332) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. There are no significant compromises or shortcuts taken when worker safety is at stake. (SAFEFRST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree54243.4
2) Agree58747.0
3) Disagree846.7
4) Strongly disagree131.0
8) Don't know141.1
9) No answer100.8
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
333) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. Where I work, employees and management work together to ensure the safest possible working conditions. (TEAMSAFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree47738.2
2) Agree65852.6
3) Disagree816.5
4) Strongly disagree131.0
8) Don't know121.0
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
334) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. The safety and health conditions where I work are good. (SAFEHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree48939.1
2) Agree68955.1
3) Disagree514.1
4) Strongly disagree110.9
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
335) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. I am proud to be working for my employer. (PROUDEMP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree46837.4
2) Agree67353.8
3) Disagree715.7
4) Strongly disagree181.4
8) Don't know80.6
9) No answer121.0
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
336) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. Conditions on my job allow me to be about as productive as I could be. (PRODCTIV)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree35328.2
2) Agree74959.9
3) Disagree1219.7
4) Strongly disagree171.4
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
337) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. The place where I work is run in a smooth and effective manner. (WKSMOOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree25620.5
2) Agree73558.8
3) Disagree21317.0
4) Strongly disagree342.7
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
338) Now I'm going to read you a list of statements that might or might not describe your main job. Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with each of these statements. Workers need strong trade unions to protect their interests. (RDUNION)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1189.4
2) Agree43634.9
3) Disagree49639.7
4) Strongly disagree1149.1
8) Don't know685.4
9) No answer181.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
339) In your job, do you normally work as part of a team, or do you work mostly on your own? (PARTTEAM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I work as part of a team68354.6
2) No, I work mostly on my own55644.5
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
340) In your job, how often do you take part with others in making decisions that affect you? (WKDECIDE)
TOTAL%
1) Often48338.6
2) Sometimes46737.4
3) Rarely16713.4
4) Never12610.1
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
341) How often are there not enough people or staff to get all the work done? (TOOFEWWK)
TOTAL%
1) Often28022.4
2) Sometimes47037.6
3) Rarely33526.8
4) Never15712.6
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
342) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. A. The chances for promotion are good. (PROMTEOK)
TOTAL%
1) Very true25020.0
2) Somewhat true45236.2
3) Not too true30724.6
4) Not at all true21817.4
8) Don't know121.0
9) No answer110.9
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
343) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. B. I have an opportunity to develop my own special abilities. (OPDEVEL)
TOTAL%
1) Very true47938.3
2) Somewhat true51641.3
3) Not too true18014.4
4) Not at all true665.3
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
344) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. C. I receive enough help and equipment to get the job done. (HLPEQUIP)
TOTAL%
1) Very true58947.1
2) Somewhat true51140.9
3) Not too true987.8
4) Not at all true423.4
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
345) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. D. I have enough information to get the job done. (HAVEINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Very true73258.6
2) Somewhat true45536.4
3) Not too true453.6
4) Not at all true110.9
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
346) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. E. I am given a lot of freedom to decide how to do my own work. (WKFREEDM)
TOTAL%
1) Very true68755.0
2) Somewhat true38931.1
3) Not too true12710.2
4) Not at all true383.0
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
347) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. F. My fringe benefits are good. (FRINGEOK)
TOTAL%
1) Very true46637.3
2) Somewhat true44135.3
3) Not too true16213.0
4) Not at all true16313.0
8) Don't know90.7
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
348) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. G. My supervisor is concerned with the welfare of those under him or her. (SUPCARES)
TOTAL%
1) Very true62750.2
2) Somewhat true39231.4
3) Not too true1239.8
4) Not at all true685.4
8) Don't know252.0
9) No answer151.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
349) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. H. I am free from the conflicting demands that other people make of me. (CONDEMND)
TOTAL%
1) Very true34327.4
2) Somewhat true56445.1
3) Not too true21817.4
4) Not at all true836.6
8) Don't know332.6
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
350) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. I. Promotions are handled fairly. (PROMTEFR)
TOTAL%
1) Very true36829.4
2) Somewhat true47437.9
3) Not too true19115.3
4) Not at all true1239.8
8) Don't know796.3
9) No answer151.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
351) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. J. The people I work with take a personal interest in me. (COWRKINT)
TOTAL%
1) Very true49339.4
2) Somewhat true57445.9
3) Not too true1149.1
4) Not at all true463.7
8) Don't know131.0
9) No answer100.8
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
352) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. K. The job security is good. (JOBSECOK)
TOTAL%
1) Very true67954.3
2) Somewhat true41132.9
3) Not too true907.2
4) Not at all true584.6
8) Don't know40.3
9) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
353) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. L. My supervisor is helpful to me in getting the job done. (SUPHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Very true61048.8
2) Somewhat true43935.1
3) Not too true1078.6
4) Not at all true544.3
8) Don't know241.9
9) No answer161.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
354) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. M. I have enough time to get the job done. (WRKTIME)
TOTAL%
1) Very true53743.0
2) Somewhat true52441.9
3) Not too true14211.4
4) Not at all true383.0
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
355) Now I'm going to read you another list of statements about your main job. For each, please tell me if the statement is very true, somewhat true, not too true, or not at all true with respect to the work you do. N. The people I work with can be relied on when I need help. (COWRKHLP)
TOTAL%
1) Very true64651.7
2) Somewhat true46337.0
3) Not too true796.3
4) Not at all true453.6
8) Don't know80.6
9) No answer90.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
356) In general, how would describe relations in your work place between management and employees? (MANVSEMP)
TOTAL%
1) Very good39831.8
2) Quite good47638.1
3) Neither good nor bad26821.4
4) Quite bad645.1
5) Very bad201.6
8) Don't know141.1
9) No answer100.8
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
357) Does your job require you to do repeated lifting, pushing, pulling or bending? (HVYLIFT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes60048.0
2) No64251.4
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
358) Does your job regularly require you to perform repetitive or forceful hand movements or involve awkward postures? (HANDMOVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes57746.2
2) No66152.9
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
359) When you do your job well, are you likely to be praised by your supervisor or employer? (WKPRAISE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes66953.5
2) Maybe34327.4
3) No21417.1
8) Don't know100.8
9) No answer141.1
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
360) How fair is what you earn on your job in comparison to others doing the same type of work you do? (FAIREARN)
TOTAL%
1) Much less than you deserve14611.7
2) Somewhat less than you deserve32826.2
3) About as much as you deserve62349.8
4) Somewhat more than you deserve997.9
5) Much more than you deserve181.4
8) Don't know262.1
9) No answer100.8
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
361) Do you feel that the income from your job alone is enough to meet your family's usual monthly expenses and bills? (RINCBLLS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes61349.0
2) No62750.2
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
362) Were you laid off your main job at any time in the last year? (LAIDOFF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes695.5
2) No117594.0
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
363) How easy would it be for you to find a job with another employer with approximately the same income and fringe benefits as you have now? (JOBFIND1)
TOTAL%
1) Very easy to find similar job22417.9
2) Somewhat easy to find similar job47538.0
3) Not easy at all to find similar job53342.6
8) Don't know131.0
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
364) Taking everything into consideration, how likely is it you will make a genuine effort to find a new job with another employer within the next year? (TRYNEWJB)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely21417.1
2) Somewhat likely25420.3
3) Not at all likely77662.1
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
365) Do you feel in any way discriminated against on your job because of your age? (WKAGEISM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes786.2
2) No116693.3
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
366) Do you feel in any way discriminated against on your job because of your race or ethnic origin? (WKRACISM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes473.8
2) No119595.6
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
367) Do you feel in any way discriminated against on your job because of your gender? (WKSEXISM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes574.6
2) No118795.0
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
368) In the last 12 months, were you sexually harassed by anyone while you were on the job? (WKHARSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes322.6
2) No121096.8
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
369) In the last 12 months, were you threatened or harassed in any other way by anyone while you were on the job? (WKHAROTH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1018.1
2) No114391.4
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
370) Would you say that in general your health is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor? (HEALTH1)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent30424.3
2) Very good38630.9
3) Good39431.5
4) Fair14211.4
5) Poor191.5
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
371) Now thinking about your physical health, which includes physical illness and injury, for how many days during the past 30 days was your physical health not good? (PHYSHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) 084567.6
1) 1685.4
2) 2806.4
3) 3504.0
4) 4201.6
5) 5453.6
6) 630.2
7) 7292.3
8) 820.2
9) 920.2
10) 10241.9
12) 1220.2
14) 1490.7
15) 1590.7
17) 1710.1
20) 2060.5
21) 2110.1
25) 2510.1
28) 2810.1
29) 2910.1
30) 30453.6
98) Don't know10.1
99) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
372) Now thinking about your mental health, which includes stress, depression, and problems with emotions, for how many days during the past 30 days was your mental health not good? (MNTLHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) 079663.7
1) 1483.8
2) 2695.5
3) 3453.6
4) 4292.3
5) 5635.0
6) 650.4
7) 7211.7
8) 870.6
9) 910.1
10) 10373.0
12) 1220.2
14) 1470.6
15) 15292.3
20) 20181.4
21) 2120.2
24) 2410.1
25) 2540.3
28) 2810.1
30) 30564.5
98) Don't know30.2
99) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
373) During the past 30 days, for about how many days did your poor physical or mental health keep you from doing your usual activities, such as self-care, work, or recreation? (HLTHDAYS)
TOTAL%
0) 0102682.1
1) 1383.0
2) 2463.7
3) 3252.0
4) 4121.0
5) 5302.4
6) 620.2
7) 7141.1
8) 830.2
9) 910.1
10) 10121.0
12) 1220.2
14) 1450.4
15) 1570.6
20) 2060.5
25) 2510.1
26) 2610.1
30) 30110.9
99) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
374) How often during the past month have you felt used up at the end of the day? (USEDUP)
TOTAL%
1) Very often18715.0
2) Often29823.8
3) Sometimes42333.8
4) Rarely24519.6
5) Never887.0
8) Don't know40.3
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
375) In the past 12 months, have you had back pain every day for a week or more? (BACKPAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28522.8
2) No96076.8
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
376) In the past 12 months, have you had pain in the hands, wrists, arms, or shoulders every day for a week or more? (PAINARMS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30524.4
2) No93975.1
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
377) In the past 12 months, how many times have you been injured on the job? (HURTATWK)
TOTAL%
0) 0113690.9
1) 1675.4
2) 2211.7
3) 350.4
4) 430.2
5) 550.4
6) 610.1
7) Seven or more90.7
9) No answer30.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
378) My supervisor treats me fairly. (SPVTRFAIR) (SPVFAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Very true73058.4
2) Somewhat true38831.0
3) Not too true574.6
4) Not at all true383.0
8) Don't know211.7
9) No answer161.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
379) Do you have access to stress management or stress reduction programs at your current workplace? (STRREDPG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47838.2
2) No71957.5
8) Don't know463.7
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
380) Please rate the overall physical effort at the job you normally do. (PHYEFFRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very hard897.1
2) Hard16413.1
3) Somewhat hard33827.0
4) Fairly light34427.5
5) Very light30624.5
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer70.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
381) During the past 12 months, how often have you had trouble going to sleep or staying asleep? (SLPPRBLM)
TOTAL%
1) Often27421.9
2) Sometimes43234.6
3) Rarely32425.9
4) Never21617.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
382) All in all, how satisfied would you say you are with your job? (SATJOB1)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied61549.2
2) Somewhat satisfied50540.4
3) Not too satisfied877.0
4) Not at all satisfied362.9
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
383) How far in advance do you usually know what days and hours you will need to work? (KNOWSCHD)
TOTAL%
1) One week or less54043.2
2) Between one and two weeks16513.2
3) Between three and four weeks655.2
4) Four weeks or more45936.7
8) Don't know131.0
9) No answer80.6
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
384) During a typical week, about what percentage of your total time at work would you normally spend using different types of electronic technologies (such as computers, tablets, smart phones, cash registers, scanners, GPS devices, robotic devices, and so on)? (USETECH)
TOTAL%
0) 018114.5
1) 1151.2
1.5) 1.510.1
2) 2131.0
2.5) 2.530.2
3) 370.6
4) 410.1
5) 5403.2
5.5) 5.510.1
6) 610.1
6.5) 6.510.1
7) 720.2
7.5) 7.530.2
8) 830.2
9) 910.1
10) 10645.1
10.5) 10.510.1
12) 1220.2
15) 15100.8
17.5) 17.510.1
20) 20665.3
22.5) 22.510.1
25) 25362.9
30) 30493.9
33) 3310.1
35) 3530.2
36) 3620.2
40) 40262.1
45) 4530.2
50) 50937.4
55) 5520.2
60) 60262.1
62.5) 62.520.2
65) 6530.2
70) 70211.7
75) 75534.2
77.5) 77.520.2
80) 80786.2
85) 85141.1
88) 8810.1
90) 901018.1
92.5) 92.510.1
95) 95453.6
96) 9620.2
97.5) 97.510.1
98) 9840.3
99) 9980.6
100) 10023418.7
999) No answer211.7
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
385) In the past 12 months, have you participated in any stress management or stress reduction programs? (STRESS12)
TOTAL%
1) Yes816.5
2) No39731.8
9) No answer77261.8
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
386) Now I would like to ask you some questions about general health conditions. Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had: A. Hypertension or high blood pressure? (HYPERTEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33927.1
2) No90472.3
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
387) Now I would like to ask you some questions about general health conditions. Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had: B. Arthritis or rheumatism? (ARTHRTIS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20216.2
2) No104183.3
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
388) Now I would like to ask you some questions about general health conditions. Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had: C. Diabetes or high blood pressure? (DIABETES)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12910.3
2) No111589.2
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
389) Now I would like to ask you some questions about general health conditions. Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had: Depression? (DEPRESS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19315.4
2) No105184.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
390) About how much do you weigh without shoes? (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1250228.952196
391) About how tall are you without shoes? (HEIGHT)
TOTAL%
57) 5720.2
58) 5870.6
59) 59131.0
60) 60241.9
61) 61443.5
62) 62766.1
63) 63846.7
64) 64967.7
65) 65866.9
66) 661068.5
67) 671058.4
68) 68967.7
69) 69997.9
70) 701058.4
71) 71745.9
72) 72907.2
73) 73473.8
74) 74403.2
75) 75201.6
76) 7680.6
77) 7730.2
78) 7840.3
79) 7910.1
98) Don't know50.4
99) No answer151.2
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
392) During the past week, about what percentage of time did you not work as hard as you should have? (NTWKHARD)
TOTAL%
0) 045636.5
.5) 10.1
1) 190.7
1.5) 1.510.1
2) 2252.0
2.5) 2.510.1
3) 3151.2
3.5) 3.520.2
4) 470.6
4.5) 4.510.1
5) 51038.2
7) 710.1
7.5) 7.530.2
8) 840.3
10) 1022818.2
12) 1210.1
13) 1310.1
15) 15433.4
20) 201159.2
22.5) 22.510.1
25) 25393.1
30) 30352.8
35) 3530.2
40) 40211.7
50) 50423.4
60) 6080.6
62.5) 62.510.1
65) 6510.1
70) 7050.4
75) 7570.6
80) 8090.7
90) 9030.2
100) 100171.4
999) No answer413.3
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
393) During the past 30 days, about how many days did you miss work due to your mental or physical health? (MISSWORK)
TOTAL%
0) 0106485.1
1) 1705.6
2) 2453.6
3) 3191.5
4) 4100.8
5) 5110.9
7) 760.5
8) 810.1
10) 1050.4
12) 1210.1
14) 1430.2
15) 1510.1
16) 1610.1
20) 2010.1
21) 2110.1
30) 3050.4
98) Don't know10.1
99) No answer50.4
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
394) Do you work for a for profit company, a non-profit or not-for-profit organization, or for the government or a government agency? (WORKFOR1)
TOTAL%
1) For-profit company85765.7
2) Non-profit or non-for-profit organization20115.4
3) Government or government agency21516.5
8) Don't know231.8
9) No answer80.6
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
395) Do you own any shares of stock in the company where you now work, either directly or through some type of retirement or stock plan? (OWNSTOCK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17920.7
2) No, I work for a company that does not have stock35641.2
3) No, my company has stock but I do not own any12114.0
4) No, I do not own and do not know if my company has stock13315.4
5) I do not know if I can own stock in my company647.4
8) Don't know40.5
9) No answer80.9
Missing2977 
TOTAL865100.0
396) Please give me a general estimate of how much cash you would get if all this stock were sold today? (STOCKVAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1842449874.2534209109
397) Do you currently hold any stock options in your company (vested or unvested)? (STOCKOPS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5811.5
2) No43385.6
8) Don't know102.0
9) No answer51.0
Missing3336 
TOTAL506100.0
398) In your job are you eligible for any type of performance-based pay, such as individual or group bonuses or any type of profit-sharing? (EXTRAPAY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43633.4
2) No84965.1
8) Don't know110.8
9) No answer80.6
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
399) Does the size of these performance-based payments depend on company profits or performance? (COMPPERF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35279.8
2) No8018.1
8) Don't know40.9
9) No answer51.1
Missing3401 
TOTAL441100.0
400) Does the size of these performance-based payments depend on workgroup or department performance? (DEPTPERF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24956.5
2) No17940.6
8) Don't know81.8
9) No answer51.1
Missing3401 
TOTAL441100.0
401) Does the size of these performance-based payments depend on individual performance? (INDPERF)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31571.4
2) No11726.5
8) Don't know40.9
9) No answer51.1
Missing3401 
TOTAL441100.0
402) What was the most recent year in which you received these performance-based payments? (EXTRAYR)
TOTAL%
1998) 199810.2
2002) 200210.2
2005) 200510.2
2007) 200720.5
2008) 200820.5
2010) 201040.9
2011) 201120.5
2012) 2012255.9
2013) 201318242.7
2014) 201418142.5
9998) Don't know133.1
9999) No answer122.8
Missing3416 
TOTAL426100.0
403) What was the approximate total dollar value of these various payments in that year? (YEARVAL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL361147741.351169755
404) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: A. Donated blood? (GIVBLOOD)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week10.1
2) Once a week40.3
3) Once a month100.8
4) At least two or three times in the past year574.5
5) Once in the past year897.0
6) Not at all in the past year110686.8
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer60.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
405) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: B. Given food or money to a homeless person? (GIVHMLSS)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week393.1
2) Once a week796.2
3) Once a month17713.9
4) At least two or three times in the past year39931.3
5) Once in the past year17013.3
6) Not at all in the past year40031.4
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
406) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: C. Returned money to a cashier after getting too much change? (RETCHNGE)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week110.9
2) Once a week141.1
3) Once a month221.7
4) At least two or three times in the past year15912.5
5) Once in the past year24919.5
6) Not at all in the past year80963.5
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
407) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: D. Allowed a stranger to go ahead of you in line? (CUTAHEAD)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week967.5
2) Once a week13610.7
3) Once a month24919.5
4) At least two or three times in the past year46736.7
5) Once in the past year14711.5
6) Not at all in the past year17113.4
8) Don't know40.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
408) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: E. Done volunteer work for a charity? (VOLCHRTY)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week534.2
2) Once a week564.4
3) Once a month13110.3
4) At least two or three times in the past year23518.4
5) Once in the past year14611.5
6) Not at all in the past year64650.7
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
409) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: F. Given money to a charity? (GIVCHRTY)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week383.0
2) Once a week876.8
3) Once a month24419.2
4) At least two or three times in the past year36728.8
5) Once in the past year18114.2
6) Not at all in the past year35227.6
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
410) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: G. Offered your seat on a bus or in a public place to a stranger who was standing? (GIVSEAT)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week272.1
2) Once a week231.8
3) Once a month876.8
4) At least two or three times in the past year24018.8
5) Once in the past year19615.4
6) Not at all in the past year68753.9
8) Don't know90.7
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
411) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: H. Looked after a person's plants, mail or pets while they were away? (HELPAWAY)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week272.1
2) Once a week141.1
3) Once a month695.4
4) At least two or three times in the past year33326.1
5) Once in the past year20616.2
6) Not at all in the past year62048.7
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
412) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: I. Carried a stranger's belongings, like groceries, a suitcase or shopping bag? (CARRIED)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week312.4
2) Once a week342.7
3) Once a month786.1
4) At least two or three times in the past year23218.2
5) Once in the past year20816.3
6) Not at all in the past year68753.9
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
413) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: J. Given directions to a stranger? (DIRECTNS)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week645.0
2) Once a week776.0
3) Once a month18914.8
4) At least two or three times in the past year54742.9
5) Once in the past year19515.3
6) Not at all in the past year19615.4
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
414) During the past 12 months, how often have you done each of the following things: K. Let someone you didn't know well borrow an item of some value like dishes or tools? (LOANITEM)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week131.0
2) Once a week161.3
3) Once a month776.0
4) At least two or three times in the past year21416.8
5) Once in the past year16513.0
6) Not at all in the past year78561.6
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
415) The following are things that you may experience in your daily life. Please tell me how often these occur: A. I feel a selfless caring for others (SELFLESS)
TOTAL%
1) Many times a day21917.2
2) Every day23718.6
3) Most days25019.6
4) Some days21717.0
5) Once in a while18014.1
6) Never or almost never15011.8
8) Don't know120.9
9) No answer90.7
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
416) The following are things that you may experience in your daily life. Please tell me how often these occur: B. I accept others even when they do things I think are wrong (ACCPTOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Many times a day14511.4
2) Every day25520.0
3) Most days37329.3
4) Some days22217.4
5) Once in a while18614.6
6) Never or almost never796.2
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer90.7
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
417) Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree with the following statements: A. People should be willing to help others who are less fortunate (OTHSHELP)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree60947.8
2) Agree54943.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree776.0
4) Disagree191.5
5) Strongly disagree100.8
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer70.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
418) Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree with the following statements: B. Those in need have to learn to take care of themselves and not depend on others (CARESELF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree15612.2
2) Agree51940.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree30323.8
4) Disagree24018.8
5) Strongly disagree463.6
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer70.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
419) Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree with the following statements: C. Personally assisting people in trouble is very important to me (PEOPTRBL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree32625.6
2) Agree70655.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree17914.1
4) Disagree413.2
5) Strongly disagree110.9
8) Don't know50.4
9) No answer60.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
420) Please tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree with the following statements: D. These days people need to look after themselves and not overly worry about others (SELFFRST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree725.7
2) Agree32625.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree30323.8
4) Disagree47837.5
5) Strongly disagree826.4
8) Don't know60.5
9) No answer70.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
421) In the past month, did you do any volunteer activity through organizations, that is donate your time and energy not for pay? (VOLMONTH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes44635.0
2) No82164.4
8) Don't know30.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
422) Altogether, what was the total dollar value of all donations you and your immediate family made in the past year towards religious and charitable purposes? (VALGIVEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1274128852.45332682
423) If you (are/were) self employed and (have/had) employees, how many employees (do/did) you have? (NUMEMPS)
TOTAL%
0) 031167.9
1) 1224.8
2) 2265.7
3) 3204.4
4) 4102.2
5) 551.1
6) 6112.4
7) 720.4
8) 881.7
9) 910.2
10) 1051.1
12) 1251.1
14) 1430.7
15) 1520.4
16) 1620.4
18) 1820.4
20) 2030.7
21) 2110.2
24) 2420.4
30) 3030.7
35) 3510.2
37) 3710.2
42) 4210.2
45) 4510.2
46) 4610.2
50) 5020.4
60) 6010.2
80) 8010.2
97) 97 or more30.7
98) Don't know10.2
99) No answer10.2
Missing3384 
TOTAL458100.0
424) We are interested in how people get information about events in the news. Where do you get most of your information about current news events -- newspapers, magazines, the Internet, books or other printed materials, TV, radio, government agencies, family, friends, colleagues or some other source? (NEWSFROM)
TOTAL%
1) Newspapers23411.0
2) Magazines120.6
3) The Internet75235.3
4) Books/other printed material120.6
5) TV92243.3
6) Radio1296.1
7) Government agencies30.1
8) Family301.4
9) Friends/colleagues301.4
10) Other40.2
98) Don't know10.0
99) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
425) We are interested in how people get information about science and technology. Where do you get most of your information about science and technology -- newspapers, magazines, the Internet, books or other printed materials, TV, radio, government agencies, family, friends, colleagues or some other source? (SCIFROM)
TOTAL%
1) Newspapers1386.5
2) Magazines1466.9
3) The Internet94044.1
4) Books/other printed material924.3
5) TV64430.2
6) Radio552.6
7) Government agencies70.3
8) Family391.8
9) Friends/colleagues411.9
10) Other130.6
98) Don't know140.7
99) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
426) If you wanted to learn about scientific issues such as global warming or biotechnology, where would you get information -- newspapers, magazines, the Internet, books or other printed materials, TV, radio, government agencies, family, friends, colleagues or some other source? (SEEKSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Newspapers793.7
2) Magazines703.3
3) The Internet138364.9
4) Books/other printed material1486.9
5) TV30314.2
6) Radio341.6
7) Government agencies391.8
8) Family130.6
9) Friends/colleagues261.2
10) Library70.3
11) Other100.5
98) Don't know170.8
99) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
427) I'm going to read to you some statements like those you might find in a newspaper or magazine article. For each statement, please tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree. Because of science and technology, there will be more opportunities for the next generation. (NEXTGEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree71833.7
2) Agree118855.8
3) Disagree1748.2
4) Strongly disagree271.3
8) Don't know211.0
9) No answer20.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
428) I'm going to read to you some statements like those you might find in a newspaper or magazine article. For each statement, please tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree. Science makes our way of life change too fast. (TOOFAST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24111.3
2) Agree83739.3
3) Disagree87941.3
4) Strongly disagree1396.5
8) Don't know311.5
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
429) I'm going to read to you some statements like those you might find in a newspaper or magazine article. For each statement, please tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree. Even if it brings no immediate benefits, scientific research that advances the frontiers of knowledge is necessary and should be supported by the federal government. (ADVFRONT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree53425.1
2) Agree123858.1
3) Disagree28113.2
4) Strongly disagree341.6
8) Don't know381.8
9) No answer50.2
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
430) Now, for a new subject. Do you ever read a horoscope or your personal astrology report? (ASTROLGY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes94544.4
2) No118355.5
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
431) Would you say that astrology is very scientific, sort of scientific or not at all scientific? (ASTROSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Very scientific1215.7
2) Sort of scientific55225.9
3) Not at all scientific140265.8
8) Don't know512.4
9) No answer40.2
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
432) Now for another type of question. People have frequently noted that scientific research has produced benefits and harmful results. Would you say that, on balance, the benefits of scientific research have outweighed the harmful results, or have the harmful results of scientific research been greater than its benefits? (SCIBNFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Benefits greater148269.6
2) About equal (Vol.)31814.9
3) Harmful results greater1969.2
8) Don't know1286.0
9) No answer60.3
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
433) People have frequently noted that scientific research has produced benefits and harmful results. Would you say that the balance has been strongly in favor of the benefits or only slightly? (BALPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly in favor93763.2
2) Slightly in favor52735.5
8) Don't know171.1
9) No answer20.1
Missing2359 
TOTAL1483100.0
434) People have frequently noted that scientific research has produced benefits and harmful results. Would you say that the balance has been strongly in favor of the harmful results or only slightly? (BALNEG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly in favor4522.8
2) Slightly in favor14674.1
8) Don't know52.5
9) No answer10.5
Missing3645 
TOTAL197100.0
435) Now, for a slightly different type of question. When you read news stories, you see certain sets of words and terms. We are interested in how many people recognize certain kinds of terms. First, some articles refer to the results of a scientific study. When you read or hear the term scientific study, do you have a clear understanding of what it means, a general sense of what it means or little understanding of what it means? (SCISTUDY)
TOTAL%
1) Clear understanding59127.7
2) General sense111452.3
3) Little understanding41019.2
8) Don't know130.6
9) No answer20.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
436) In your own words, could you tell me what it means to study something scientifically? (SCITEXT)
TOTAL%
1) Formulation of theories, test hypotheses18811.0
2) Do experiments, control group18510.8
3) Rigorous, systematic comparison19311.3
4) Measurement794.6
5) Classification57633.7
6) Redundancies/incorrect35020.5
8) Don't know/Uncodable834.9
9) No answer/blank533.1
Missing2135 
TOTAL1707100.0
437) Now, please think about this situation. Two scientists want to know if a certain drug is effective against high blood pressure. The first scientist wants to give the drug to 1,000 people with high blood pressure and see how many of them experience lower blood pressure levels. The second scientist wants to give the drug to 500 people with high blood pressure, and not give the drug to another 500 people with high blood pressure, and see how many in both groups experience lower blood pressure levels. Which is the better way to test this drug? (EXPDESGN)
TOTAL%
1) All 1,000 get the drug35916.9
2) 500 get the drug; 500 don't166478.1
8) Don't know1024.8
9) No answer50.2
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
438) Why is it better to test the drug this way? (EXPTEXT)
TOTAL%
1) Correct - control group47323.3
2) Correct - vague reason67433.2
3) Correct - wrong reason47623.5
4) Correct - don't know231.1
5) Wrong - reservations about control group391.9
6) Wrong - reservations about sample1517.4
7) Wrong - other reason1457.1
8) Wrong - don't know70.3
9) No answer to closed-ended question402.0
Missing1814 
TOTAL2028100.0
439) Now, think about this situation. A doctor tells a couple that their genetic makeup means that they've got a one-in-four chance of having a child with an inherited illness. Does this mean that if their first child has the illness, the next three will not have the illness? (ODDS1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2099.8
2) No177983.5
8) Don't know1346.3
9) No answer80.4
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
440) Now, think about this situation. A doctor tells a couple that their genetic makeup means that they've got a one-in-four chance of having a child with an inherited illness. Does this mean that each of the couple's children will have the same risk of suffering from the illness? (ODDS2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes157974.1
2) No42520.0
8) Don't know1195.6
9) No answer70.3
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
441) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. First, the center of the earth is very hot. Is that true or false? (HOTCORE)
TOTAL%
1) True178083.6
2) False1195.6
8) Don't know22810.7
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
442) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. All radioactivity is man-made. (RADIOACT)
TOTAL%
1) True34816.3
2) False154272.4
8) Don't know23711.1
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
443) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. It is the father's gene that decides whether the baby is a boy or a girl. (BOYORGRL)
TOTAL%
1) True127259.7
2) False54125.4
8) Don't know31514.8
9) No answer20.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
444) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. Lasers work by focusing sound waves. (LASERS)
TOTAL%
1) True44320.8
2) False105149.3
8) Don't know63229.7
9) No answer40.2
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
445) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. Electrons are smaller than atoms. (ELECTRON)
TOTAL%
1) True110752.0
2) False46822.0
8) Don't know55125.9
9) No answer40.2
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
446) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. Antibiotics kill viruses as well as bacteria. (VIRUSES)
TOTAL%
1) True83439.2
2) False116254.6
8) Don't know1326.2
9) No answer20.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
447) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. The universe began with a huge explosion. (BIGBANG)
TOTAL%
1) True89141.8
2) False71433.5
8) Don't know51924.4
9) No answer60.3
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
448) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. The continents on which we live have been moving their locations for millions of years and will continue to move in the future. (CONDRIFT)
TOTAL%
1) True173981.6
2) False1949.1
8) Don't know1949.1
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
449) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. Human beings, as we know them today, developed from earlier species of animals. (EVOLVED)
TOTAL%
1) True101747.7
2) False85940.3
8) Don't know24511.5
9) No answer90.4
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
450) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. For each statement that I read, please tell me if it is true or false. If you don't know or aren't sure, just tell me so, and we will skip to the next question. Remember true, false or don't know. Now, does the earth go around the sun or does the sun go around the earth? (EARTHSUN)
TOTAL%
1) Earth around sun160075.1
2) Sun around earth41719.6
8) Don't know1105.2
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
451) Now, I would like to ask you a few short questions like those you might see on a television game show. How long does it take for the earth to go around the sun: one day, one month or one year? (SOLARREV)
TOTAL%
1) One day31619.7
2) One month291.8
3) One year114071.1
4) Other time period (Vol.)20.1
8) Don't know1116.9
9) No answer50.3
Missing2239 
TOTAL1603100.0
452) Do you have access to the Internet in your home? (INTRHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Yes176482.8
2) No36517.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
453) What is the highest degree you have earned? (COLDEG1)
TOTAL%
1) Associate degree15118.8
2) Bachelor's degree38447.8
3) Master's degree17822.2
4) MBA131.6
5) Law172.1
6) Ph.D.334.1
7) M.D.101.2
8) Other151.9
99) No answer20.2
Missing3039 
TOTAL803100.0
454) In what field was that degree? (MAJORCOL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL80230.15620
455) Have you ever taken any college-level science courses? (COLSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes90642.5
2) No122057.3
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
456) How many college-level science courses have you taken? (COLSCINM)
TOTAL%
1) 115417.0
2) 221323.5
3) 313214.6
4) 410311.4
5) 5556.1
6) 6323.5
7) 7101.1
8) 8242.6
9) 920.2
10) 10293.2
11) 1110.1
12) 12161.8
13) 1330.3
14) 1410.1
15) 1580.9
16) 1640.4
18) 1830.3
20) 20364.0
24) 2410.1
25) 25111.2
30) 30121.3
35) 3510.1
36) 3620.2
40) 4020.2
45) 4510.1
50) 5070.8
60) 6010.1
70) 7010.1
98) Don't know404.4
99) No answer20.2
Missing2935 
TOTAL907100.0
457) Now, let me ask you to think about the courses you took in high school. What was the highest level of math that you completed in high school? (HSMATH)
TOTAL%
0) No math in high school; didn't go to high school371.8
1) General math, business or vocational math25412.4
2) Pre-algebra793.9
3) One year of algebra32015.6
4) Two years of algebra38118.6
5) Geometry (plane or solid or both)31715.5
6) Trigonometry/Linear programming/Analysis22410.9
7) Pre-calculus1095.3
8) Calculus22410.9
9) Statistics/Probability301.5
10) Other10.0
98) Don't know673.3
99) No answer40.2
Missing1795 
TOTAL2047100.0
458) Did you take a high school biology course? (HSBIO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes160178.2
2) No42220.6
8) Don't know221.1
9) No answer20.1
Missing1795 
TOTAL2047100.0
459) Did you take a high school chemistry course? (HSCHEM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes109553.5
2) No93745.8
8) Don't know130.6
9) No answer20.1
Missing1795 
TOTAL2047100.0
460) Did you take a high school physics course? (HSPHYS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67633.0
2) No135166.0
8) Don't know190.9
9) No answer10.0
Missing1795 
TOTAL2047100.0
461) Are you very interested, moderately interested, or not at all interested in international and foreign policy issues? (INTINTL)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested48522.8
2) Moderately interested101947.8
3) Not at all interested61729.0
8) Don't know80.4
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
462) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in agricultural and farm issues? (INTFARM)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested53625.2
2) Moderately interested106349.9
3) Not at all interested52724.7
8) Don't know30.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
463) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in local school issues? (INTEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested107150.3
2) Moderately interested80637.8
3) Not at all interested25011.7
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
464) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about new scientific discoveries? (INTSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested87140.9
2) Moderately interested97845.9
3) Not at all interested27613.0
8) Don't know40.2
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
465) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in economic issues and business conditions? (INTECO)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested93043.7
2) Moderately interested92843.6
3) Not at all interested26512.4
8) Don't know60.3
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
466) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about the use of new inventions and technologies? (INTTECH)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested91442.9
2) Moderately interested97345.7
3) Not at all interested23811.2
8) Don't know40.2
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
467) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about new medical discoveries? (INTMED)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested126359.3
2) Moderately interested76936.1
3) Not at all interested954.5
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
468) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about space exploration? (INTSPACE)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested48923.0
2) Moderately interested97946.0
3) Not at all interested65930.9
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
469) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about environmental pollution? (INTENVIR)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested93744.0
2) Moderately interested98746.3
3) Not at all interested2039.5
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
470) Are you very interested, moderately interested or not at all interested in issues about military and defense policy? (INTMIL)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested76035.7
2) Moderately interested107450.4
3) Not at all interested29013.6
8) Don't know50.2
9) No answer10.0
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
471) You said you get most of your information about science and technology from newspapers. Would that be printed newspapers or online newspapers? (SCINEWS1)
TOTAL%
1) Printed newspapers11481.4
2) Online newspapers2215.7
3) Other (specify)21.4
9) No answer21.4
Missing3702 
TOTAL140100.0
472) You said you get most of your information about science and technology from magazines. Would that be printed magazines or online magazines? (SCINEWS2)
TOTAL%
1) Printed magazines12685.1
2) Online magazines1812.2
3) Other (specify)21.4
9) No answer21.4
Missing3694 
TOTAL148100.0
473) You said you get most of your information about science and technology from the Internet. What is the place you are most likely to go on the Internet for science and technology information--online newspapers, online magazines or some other place on the Internet? IF RESPONDENT GIVES MORE THAN ONE PLACE OR SAYS 'IT DEPENDS,' PROBE ONCE: Which site are you most likely to go on the Internet for science and technology information? (SCINEWS3)
TOTAL%
1) Online newspapers20922.2
2) Online magazines13214.0
3) Science site737.8
4) News site606.4
5) Electronic books and reports20.2
6) Wikipedia141.5
7) Government site70.7
8) Social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube)70.7
10) Other667.0
11) Search engine (Google, Bing)35037.2
98) Don't know151.6
99) No answer60.6
Missing2901 
TOTAL941100.0
474) I'm going to read to you some statements like those you might find in a newspaper or magazine article. For each statement, please tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree. Science and technology are making our lives healthier, easier, and more comfortable. (BETTRLFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree38418.0
2) Agree134963.3
3) Disagree33415.7
4) Strongly disagree301.4
8) Don't know301.4
9) No answer30.1
Missing1712 
TOTAL2130100.0
475) Approximately what percent of the company stock that you own today did you buy with your own savings or money from your wages? (BUYVALUE)
TOTAL%
0) 05328.8
1) 163.3
2) 221.1
3) 321.1
4) 452.7
5) 594.9
6) 621.1
9) 931.6
10) 10105.4
12) 1210.5
15) 1521.1
20) 2021.1
25) 2510.5
30) 3031.6
33) 3321.1
35) 3510.5
50) 50105.4
51) 5110.5
70) 7010.5
75) 7542.2
85) 8521.1
90) 9010.5
94) 9410.5
95) 9510.5
98) 9810.5
100) 1004122.3
998) Don't know147.6
999) No answer31.6
Missing3658 
TOTAL184100.0
476) Do you believe your fixed annual wages in calendar year (previous year) were higher or lower than those of employees with similar experience and job descriptions in other companies in your region? Please answer on a 1 to 5 scale. (COMPWAGE)
TOTAL%
1) (Lower)22317.1
2) 224518.8
3) 352440.2
4) 419515.0
5) (Higher)665.1
8) Don't know423.2
9) No answer90.7
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
477) About how many people work in your organization at all locations? Count part-time as well as full-time employees. (NUMORG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL13046203.8674767
478) Some companies have organized workplace decision-making in ways to get more employee input and involvement. Are you personally involved in any group, team, committee, or task force that addresses issues such as product quality, cost cutting, productivity, health and safety, or other workplace issues? (EMPINPUT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39230.1
2) No89768.8
8) Don't know60.5
9) Refused90.7
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
479) In the last 12 months have you received any formal training from your current employer, such as in classes or seminars sponsored by the employer? (EMPTRAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes62047.5
2) No67651.8
8) Don't know20.2
9) Refused60.5
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
480) Please estimate your total wealth. (WEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,00016312.5
2) $5,000 to $20,00016612.7
3) $20,000 to $40,0001289.8
4) $40,000 to $75,0001239.4
5) $75,000 to $100,000846.4
6) $100,000 to $150,000937.1
7) $150,000 to $250,0001168.9
8) $250,000 to $500,00015612.0
9) $500,000 to $1 million937.1
10) $1 million to $2 million382.9
11) $2 million to $3 million70.5
12) $3 million to $4 million20.2
13) $4 million to $5 million70.5
14) $5 million to $10 million20.2
15) Above $10 million40.3
98) Don't know413.1
99) No answer816.2
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
481) Are you a member of an Employee Stock Ownership Plan commonly called an ESOP? (ESOP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4222.8
2) No13271.7
8) Don't know52.7
9) No answer52.7
Missing3658 
TOTAL184100.0
482) Do you have a defined benefit pension plan at your company? (DEFPENSN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46635.7
2) No81562.5
8) Don't know171.3
9) No answer60.5
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
483) If your company has stock, is the stock of the company where your work traded on a stock market such as the New York Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ (TRDESTCK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21116.2
2) No91970.5
8) Don't know16412.6
9) No answer100.8
Missing2538 
TOTAL1304100.0
484) Interviewer: Please record the color from the color card that most closely corresponds to the respondent's facial coloring (RATETONE)
TOTAL%
1) Lightest153940.1
2) 275819.7
3) 33819.9
4) 41493.9
5) 51153.0
6) 6882.3
7) 7862.2
8) 8681.8
9) 9431.1
10) Darkest70.2
99) No answer60815.8
TOTAL3842100.0
485) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? People like me don't have any say about what the government does (POLEFF11)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree24219.1
2) Agree32725.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree20216.0
4) Disagree33026.1
5) Strongly disagree13810.9
8) Can't choose181.4
9) No answer70.6
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
486) On average, about how many people do you have contact with in a typical week day, including people you live with. We are interested in contact on a one-to-one basis, including everyone with whom you chat, talk, or discuss matters. This can be face-to-face, by telephone by mail, or on the internet. Please include only people you know. Please tell me which of the following categories best matches your estimate. Would you say... (PEOCNTCT)
TOTAL%
1) Zero to four persons27822.0
2) Five to nine35828.3
3) 10-1928622.6
4) 20-4921617.1
5) 50 or more1159.1
8) Don't know100.8
9) Refused10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
487) Which of these statements applies to you? [CODE ONE ONLY] (POSSLQ)
TOTAL%
1) I am married and living in the same household as my husband or wife113644.1
2) I am living as married and my partner and I together live in the same household2429.4
3) I have a husband or wife or steady partner but we don't live in the same household2188.5
4) I don't have a steady partner96937.6
8) Don't know60.2
9) No answer70.3
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
488) Which of these statements applies to you? [CODE ONE ONLY] (POSSLQY)
TOTAL%
1) I am married and living in the same household as my husband or wife56244.5
2) I am living as married and my partner and I together live in the same household1209.5
3) I have a husband or wife or steady partner but we don't live in the same household1179.3
4) I don't have a steady partner46236.6
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
489) During the past 12 months, how often have you done any of the following things for people you know personally, such as relatives, friends, neighbors or other acquaintances? A. Helped someone outside of your household with housework or shopping (HELPHWRK)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week534.2
2) Once a week977.6
3) Once a month22517.7
4) At least two or three times in the past year37729.6
5) Once in the past year13710.8
6) Not at all in the past year37929.7
8) Don't know20.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
490) During the past 12 months, how often have you done any of the following things for people you know personally, such as relatives, friends, neighbors or other acquaintances? B. Lent quite a bit of money to another person (LENTTO)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week211.6
2) Once a week151.2
3) Once a month755.9
4) At least two or three times in the past year22017.3
5) Once in the past year23718.6
6) Not at all in the past year70155.0
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
491) During the past 12 months, how often have you done any of the following things for people you know personally, such as relatives, friends, neighbors or other acquaintances? C. Spent time talking with someone who was a bit down or depressed (TALKEDTO)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week19715.5
2) Once a week17313.6
3) Once a month28922.7
4) At least two or three times in the past year39130.7
5) Once in the past year1007.8
6) Not at all in the past year1199.3
8) Don't know10.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
492) During the past 12 months, how often have you done any of the following things for people you know personally, such as relatives, friends, neighbors or other acquaintances? D. Helped somebody to find a job (HELPJOB)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week332.6
2) Once a week342.7
3) Once a month927.2
4) At least two or three times in the past year30123.6
5) Once in the past year27221.4
6) Not at all in the past year53842.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
493) The way things are in America, people like me and my family have a good chance of improving our standard of living -- do you agree or disagree? (GOODLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree34013.2
2) Agree114044.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree44517.3
4) Disagree54821.3
5) Strongly disagree973.8
8) Can't choose70.3
9) No answer10.0
Missing1264 
TOTAL2578100.0
494) Do you agree or disagree? Homosexual couples should have the right to marry one another (MARHOMO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree77530.6
2) Agree65625.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree27010.7
4) Disagree31512.5
5) Strongly disagree48119.0
8) Can't choose160.6
9) No answer160.6
Missing1313 
TOTAL2529100.0
495) Family life often suffers because men concentrate too much on their work. (MEOVRWRK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2288.8
2) Agree112743.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree35213.7
4) Disagree74729.0
5) Strongly disagree1104.3
8) Can't choose110.4
9) No answer20.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
496) Now some more questions about your working conditions. Please circle one code for each item below to show how often it applies to your work. How often: Do you find your work stressful? (STRESS)
TOTAL%
0) No ISSP259267.5
1) Always1132.9
2) Often2476.4
3) Sometimes55914.5
4) Hardly ever2255.9
5) Never992.6
8) Can't choose10.0
9) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
497) In your main job, do you supervise or are you directly responsible for the work of other people? (SUPERVIS)
TOTAL%
0) No ISSP259267.5
1) Supervises45511.8
2) Doesn't supervise79020.6
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL3842100.0
498) About how many people work at the location where you work? (Count part-time as well as full-time employees in all areas, departments and buildings.) (LOCALNUM)
TOTAL%
1) One to nine61226.3
2) 10 - 4952322.5
3) 50 - 9928212.1
4) 100 - 49945019.4
5) 500 - 9991335.7
6) 1,000 - 1,999883.8
7) More than 2,0002068.9
8) Don't know170.7
9) No answer130.6
Missing1518 
TOTAL2324100.0
499) How much of your past work experience and/or job skills can you make use of in your present job? (USESKILL)
TOTAL%
1) Almost none47738.2
2) A little67053.6
3) A lot826.6
4) Almost all131.0
8) Can't choose20.2
9) No answer60.5
Missing2592 
TOTAL1250100.0
500) How often do you take part in the activities and organizations of a church or place of worship other than attending services? (RELACTIV)
TOTAL%
1) Never172444.9
2) Less than once a year2787.2
3) About once or twice a year54214.1
4) Several times a year39110.2
5) About once a month2326.0
6) Two to three times a month2145.6
7) Nearly every week1203.1
8) Every week2787.2
9) Several times a week310.8
10) Once a day120.3
98) Don't know20.1
99) No answer180.5
TOTAL3842100.0
501) How often do you think that people would try to take advantage of you if they got the chance and how often would they try to be fair? (BEFAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Try to take advantage almost all of the time1048.2
2) Try to take advantage most of the time37829.9
3) Try to be fair most of the time63350.1
4) Try to be fair almost all of the time715.6
8) Can't choose766.0
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
502) Generally speaking, would you say that people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people? (CANTRUST)
TOTAL%
1) People can almost always be trusted372.9
2) People can usually be trusted42733.8
3) You usually can't be too careful in dealing with people62849.7
4) You almost always can't be too careful in dealing with people14611.6
8) Can't choose221.7
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
503) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? America should take stronger measures to exclude illegal immigrants (EXCLDIMM)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly28722.5
2) Agree44935.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree20516.1
4) Disagree22717.8
5) Disagree strongly493.8
8) Can't choose534.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
504) To begin, we have some questions about where you live: your neighborhood or village, your town or city, your county, and so on. How close do you feel to your town or city? (CLSETOWN)
TOTAL%
1) Very close30624.0
2) Close51940.7
3) Not very close28122.1
4) Not close at all1199.3
8) Can't choose473.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
505) How close do you feel to your state? (CLSESTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very close28522.4
2) Close56344.2
3) Not very close27821.8
4) Not close at all1088.5
8) Can't choose383.0
9) No answer20.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
506) How close do you feel to America? (CLSEUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Very close53942.3
2) Close51840.7
3) Not very close14111.1
4) Not close at all413.2
8) Can't choose322.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
507) How close do you feel to North America? (CLSENOAM)
TOTAL%
1) Very close27321.4
2) Close50739.8
3) Not very close28822.6
4) Not close at all13910.9
8) Can't choose645.0
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
508) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To have been born in America (AMBORNIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important53041.6
2) Fairly important28322.2
3) Not very important29222.9
4) Not important at all13710.8
8) Can't choose302.4
9) No answer20.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
509) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To have American citizenship (AMCIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important90370.9
2) Fairly important27221.4
3) Not very important564.4
4) Not important at all282.2
8) Can't choose120.9
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
510) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To have lived in America for most of one's life (AMLIVED)
TOTAL%
1) Very important52441.1
2) Fairly important35828.1
3) Not very important27821.8
4) Not important at all907.1
8) Can't choose211.6
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
511) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To be able to speak English (AMENGLSH)
TOTAL%
1) Very important91872.1
2) Fairly important26721.0
3) Not very important534.2
4) Not important at all262.0
8) Can't choose70.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
512) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To be a Christian (AMCHRSTN)
TOTAL%
1) Very important40832.0
2) Fairly important15211.9
3) Not very important27121.3
4) Not important at all39230.8
8) Can't choose443.5
9) No answer70.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
513) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To respect America's political institutions and laws (AMGOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important80263.0
2) Fairly important35527.9
3) Not very important554.3
4) Not important at all302.4
8) Can't choose272.1
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
514) Some people say the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is? To feel American (AMFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Very important72156.6
2) Fairly important32925.8
3) Not very important1259.8
4) Not important at all564.4
8) Can't choose403.1
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
515) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I would rather be a citizen of America than of any other country in the world (AMCITIZN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree75359.1
2) Agree32425.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree1249.7
4) Disagree413.2
5) Strongly disagree90.7
8) Can't choose191.5
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
516) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? There are some things about America today that make me feel ashamed of America (AMSHAMED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23318.3
2) Agree59146.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree20215.9
4) Disagree15412.1
5) Strongly disagree584.6
8) Can't choose332.6
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
517) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The world would be a better place if people from other countries were more like the Americans (BELIKEUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree866.8
2) Agree28322.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree41732.7
4) Disagree34026.7
5) Strongly disagree866.8
8) Can't choose584.6
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
518) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Generally speaking, America is a better country than most other countries (AMBETTER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree32325.4
2) Agree56744.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree22217.4
4) Disagree997.8
5) Strongly disagree211.6
8) Can't choose383.0
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
519) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? People should support their country even if the country is in the wrong (IFWRONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree937.3
2) Agree28022.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree26721.0
4) Disagree46936.8
5) Strongly disagree12810.0
8) Can't choose322.5
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
520) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? When my country does well in international sports, it makes me proud to be an American (AMSPORTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree36428.6
2) Agree58345.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree24018.8
4) Disagree493.8
5) Strongly disagree161.3
8) Can't choose191.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
521) How proud are you of America in each of the following? The way democracy works (PROUDDEM)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud33626.4
2) Somewhat proud60547.5
3) Not very proud18414.4
4) Not proud at all483.8
8) Can't choose987.7
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
522) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its political influence in the world (PROUDPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud16312.8
2) Somewhat proud61148.0
3) Not very proud31825.0
4) Not proud at all806.3
8) Can't choose987.7
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
523) How proud are you of America in each of the following? America's economic achievements (PROUDECO)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud30223.7
2) Somewhat proud58946.2
3) Not very proud23018.1
4) Not proud at all705.5
8) Can't choose806.3
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
524) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its social security system (PROUDSSS)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud16112.6
2) Somewhat proud45936.0
3) Not very proud39030.6
4) Not proud at all17413.7
8) Can't choose866.8
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
525) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its scientific and technological achievements (PROUDSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud55243.3
2) Somewhat proud56544.3
3) Not very proud534.2
4) Not proud at all201.6
8) Can't choose816.4
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
526) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its achievements in sports (PROUDSPT)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud43434.1
2) Somewhat proud59846.9
3) Not very proud796.2
4) Not proud at all342.7
8) Can't choose1269.9
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
527) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its achievements in the arts and literature (PROUDART)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud42133.0
2) Somewhat proud62248.8
3) Not very proud836.5
4) Not proud at all181.4
8) Can't choose1269.9
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
528) How proud are you of America in each of the following? America's armed forces (PROUDMIL)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud81564.0
2) Somewhat proud32825.7
3) Not very proud645.0
4) Not proud at all201.6
8) Can't choose443.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
529) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its history (PROUDHIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud64850.9
2) Somewhat proud46036.1
3) Not very proud786.1
4) Not proud at all332.6
8) Can't choose524.1
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
530) How proud are you of America in each of the following? Its fair and equal treatment of all groups in society (PROUDGRP)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud21617.0
2) Somewhat proud48838.3
3) Not very proud34727.2
4) Not proud at all12810.0
8) Can't choose927.2
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
531) Now we would like to ask a few questions about relations between America and other countries. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? America should limit the import of foreign products in order to protect its national economy (IMPORTS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly23118.1
2) Agree49038.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree25820.3
4) Disagree20916.4
5) Disagree strongly322.5
8) Can't choose503.9
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
532) Now we would like to ask a few questions about relations between America and other countries. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? For certain problems, like environmental pollution, international bodies should have the right to enforce solutions (WRLDGOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly16412.9
2) Agree somewhat56444.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree23218.2
4) Disagree somewhat15011.8
5) Disagree strongly655.1
8) Don't know957.5
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
533) Now we would like to ask a few questions about relations between America and other countries. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? America should follow its own interests, even if this leads to conflicts with other nations (AMOWNWAY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1148.9
2) Agree44034.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree27621.7
4) Disagree31524.7
5) Disagree strongly574.5
8) Can't choose675.3
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
534) Now we would like to ask a few questions about relations between America and other countries. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Foreigners should not be allowed to buy land in America (FORLAND)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1038.1
2) Agree18614.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree25119.7
4) Disagree53542.0
5) Disagree strongly14411.3
8) Can't choose514.0
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
535) Now we would like to ask a few questions about relations between America and other countries. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? American television should give preference to American films and programs (AMTV)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly705.5
2) Agree28622.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree37029.0
4) Disagree37929.7
5) Disagree strongly1108.6
8) Can't choose554.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
536) Now we would like to ask a few questions about minorities in America. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? It is impossible for people who do not share American customs and traditions to become fully American (AMCULT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly584.6
2) Agree29523.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree19415.2
4) Disagree55343.4
5) Disagree strongly1229.6
8) Can't choose493.8
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
537) Now we would like to ask a few questions about minorities in America. How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Ethnic minorities should be given government assistance to preserve their customs and traditions (MINCULT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly131.0
2) Agree18914.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree24519.2
4) Disagree53742.2
5) Disagree strongly23518.4
8) Can't choose524.1
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
538) Some people say that it is better for a country if different racial and ethnic groups maintain their distinct customs and traditions. Others say that it is better if these groups adapt and blend into the larger society. Which of these views comes closer to your own? (MELTPOT1)
TOTAL%
1) It is better for society if groups maintain their distinct customs and traditions47837.5
2) It is better if groups adapt and blend into the larger society59746.9
8) Don't know19115.0
9) No answer80.6
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
539) There are different opinions about immigrants from other countries living in America. (By 'immigrants' we mean people who come to settle in America.) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Immigrants are generally good for America's economy (IMMAMECO)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1148.9
2) Agree55043.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree33025.9
4) Disagree20716.2
5) Disagree strongly252.0
8) Can't choose453.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
540) There are different opinions about immigrants from other countries living in America. (By 'immigrants' we mean people who come to settle in America.) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Immigrants take jobs away from people who were born in America (IMMJOBS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly947.4
2) Agree34927.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree27121.3
4) Disagree43834.4
5) Disagree strongly876.8
8) Can't choose312.4
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
541) There are different opinions about immigrants from other countries living in America. (By 'immigrants' we mean people who come to settle in America.) How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements? Immigrants make America more open to new ideas and cultures (IMMIDEAS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly14011.0
2) Agree67352.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree26721.0
4) Disagree13610.7
5) Disagree strongly211.6
8) Can't choose342.7
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
542) There are different opinions about immigrants from other countries living in America. (By 'immigrants' we mean people who come to settle in America.) Do you think the number of immigrants to America nowadays should be... (LETIN1)
TOTAL%
1) Increased a lot1214.7
2) Increased a little2509.7
3) Remain the same as it is98738.3
4) Reduced a little59923.2
5) Reduced a lot55621.6
8) Can't choose592.3
9) No answer50.2
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
543) Are you a citizen of America? (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes118693.1
2) No846.6
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
544) At the time of your birth, were both, one or neither of your parents citizens of America? (PARCIT)
TOTAL%
1) Both were citizens of America104882.3
2) Only father was a citizen of America292.3
3) Only mother was a citizen of America131.0
4) Neither parent was a citizen of America17413.7
8) Don't know60.5
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
545) How much have you heard or read about the North American Free Trade Agreement or NAFTA? (NAFTA1)
TOTAL%
1) A lot947.4
2) Quite a bit22317.5
3) Not much57645.2
4) Nothing at all33726.5
8) Don't know403.1
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
546) Some people say that the following things are important for being truly American. Others say they are not important. How important do you think each of the following is... To have American ancestry (AMANCSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30423.9
2) Fairly important22017.3
3) Not very important40832.0
4) Not important at all31024.3
8) Can't choose282.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
547) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I am often less proud of America than I would like to be (LESSPRD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree745.8
2) Agree40031.4
3) Neither disagree or agree25920.3
4) Disagree42833.6
5) Strongly disagree725.7
8) Can't choose352.7
9) No answer60.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
548) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Large international companies are doing more and more damage to local businesses in America (INTLINCS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21717.0
2) Agree56844.6
3) Neither disagree or agree26921.1
4) Disagree13210.4
5) Strongly disagree171.3
8) Can't choose685.3
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
549) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Free trade leads to better products becoming available in America (FREETRDE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree1058.2
2) Agree58245.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree30523.9
4) Disagree14611.5
5) Strongly disagree372.9
8) Can't choose957.5
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
550) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? In general, America should follow the decisions of international organizations to which it belongs, even if the government does not agree with them (DECSORGS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree372.9
2) Agree33025.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree35527.9
4) Disagree34627.2
5) Strongly disagree766.0
8) Can't choose1259.8
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
551) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? International organizations are taking away too much power from the American government (POWRORGS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree755.9
2) Agree32225.3
3) Neither disagree or agree35127.6
4) Disagree36228.4
5) Strongly disagree352.7
8) Can't choose1259.8
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
552) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I feel more like a citizen of the world than of our country (CITWORLD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree685.3
2) Agree28722.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree22217.4
4) Disagree52941.5
5) Strongly disagree12910.1
8) Can't choose362.8
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
553) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Legal immigrants to America who are not citizens should have the same rights as American citizens (IMMRGHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly856.7
2) Agree37729.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree15211.9
4) Disagree50039.2
5) Disagree strongly12810.0
8) Don't know282.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
554) How proud are you of being American? (AMPROUD1)
TOTAL%
1) Very proud85367.0
2) Somewhat proud33326.1
3) Not very proud231.8
4) Not proud at all70.5
5) I am not American292.3
8) Can't choose262.0
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
555) How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Generally speaking, would you say that America benefits or does not benefit from being a member of NAFTA? (NAFTA2A)
TOTAL%
1) Greatly benefits576.1
2) Largely benefits11612.4
3) Somewhat benefits32134.3
4) Benefits only a little11011.7
5) Does not benefit at all798.4
7) Have never heard of NAFTA444.7
8) Don't know20221.6
9) No answer80.9
Missing2905 
TOTAL937100.0
556) How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statements? The world would be a better place if Americans acknowledged America's shortcomings (SHORTCOM)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly22217.4
2) Agree67653.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree23518.4
4) Disagree836.5
5) Strongly disagree120.9
8) Don't know433.4
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
557) How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statements? American culture is generally undermined by immigrants (IMMCULT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly362.8
2) Agree18414.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree26721.0
4) Disagree60647.6
5) Disagree strongly1148.9
8) Don't know645.0
9) No answer30.2
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
558) How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Legal immigrants should have equal access to public education as American citizens (IMMEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly28822.6
2) Agree76159.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree977.6
4) Disagree786.1
5) Disagree strongly262.0
8) Don't know201.6
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
559) Do you think the number of immigrants to America nowadays should be... (LETIN1A)
TOTAL%
1) Increased a lot413.2
2) Increased a little1148.9
3) Remain the same as it is46536.5
4) Reduced a little27021.2
5) Reduced a lot, or21016.5
8) Don't know17013.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
560) Which of these statements about immigrants comes closest to your view: (IMMASSIM)
TOTAL%
1) Immigrants should retain their culture of origin and not adopt American culture362.8
2) Immigrants should retain their culture of origin and also adopt American culture108485.1
3) Immigrants should give up their culture of origin and adopt American culture655.1
8) Can't choose856.7
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
561) How much do you agree or disagree that strong patriotic feelings in America... Strengthen America's place in the world (PATRIOT1)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly44635.0
2) Agree47537.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree21617.0
4) Disagree655.1
5) Disagree strongly100.8
8) Can't choose574.5
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
562) How much do you agree or disagree that strong patriotic feelings in America... Lead to intolerance in America (PATRIOT2)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly866.8
2) Agree44334.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree31124.4
4) Disagree27521.6
5) Disagree strongly493.8
8) Can't choose1068.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
563) How much do you agree or disagree that strong patriotic feelings in America... Are needed for America to remain united (PATRIOT3)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly34727.2
2) Agree61948.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree15712.3
4) Disagree1007.8
5) Disagree strongly100.8
8) Can't choose362.8
9) No answer50.4
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
564) How much do you agree or disagree that strong patriotic feelings in America... Lead to negative attitudes towards immigrants in America (PATRIOT4)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly846.6
2) Agree43734.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree28622.4
4) Disagree36028.3
5) Disagree strongly453.5
8) Can't choose564.4
9) No answer60.5
Missing2568 
TOTAL1274100.0
565) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... Always to vote in elections (VOTEELEC)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all534.2
2) 2211.7
3) 3403.2
4) 4776.1
5) 51199.4
6) 615512.3
7) Very important77261.1
8) Can't choose231.8
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
566) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... Never to try to evade taxes (PAYTAXES)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all252.0
2) 260.5
3) 3131.0
4) 4504.0
5) 5675.3
6) 61149.0
7) Very important95575.6
8) Can't choose312.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
567) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... Always to obey laws and regulations (OBEYLAWS)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all70.6
2) 2100.8
3) 3141.1
4) 4504.0
5) 5947.4
6) 622217.6
7) Very important85367.5
8) Can't choose120.9
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
568) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To keep watch on the actions of government (WATCHGOV)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all241.9
2) 280.6
3) 3272.1
4) 4776.1
5) 512910.2
6) 622117.5
7) Very important74458.9
8) Can't choose332.6
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
569) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To be active in social or political associations (ACTASSOC)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all846.6
2) 2483.8
3) 31189.3
4) 427221.5
5) 531725.1
6) 617914.2
7) Very important19515.4
8) Can't choose483.8
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
570) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To try to understand the reasoning of people with other opinions (OTHREASN)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all453.6
2) 2221.7
3) 3231.8
4) 41098.6
5) 520516.2
6) 628022.2
7) Very important56444.6
8) Can't choose151.2
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
571) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To choose products for political, ethical or environmental reasons, even if they cost a bit more (BUYPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all846.6
2) 2463.6
3) 3665.2
4) 421517.0
5) 527221.5
6) 625019.8
7) Very important26420.9
8) Can't choose655.1
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
572) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To help people in America who are worse off than yourself (HELPUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all141.1
2) 280.6
3) 3282.2
4) 41219.6
5) 524519.4
6) 629323.2
7) Very important53842.6
8) Can't choose161.3
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
573) There are different opinions as to what it takes to be a good citizen. As far as you are concerned personally on a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it... To help people in the rest of the world who are worse off than yourself (HELPWRLD)
TOTAL%
1) Not important at all816.4
2) 2937.4
3) 31249.8
4) 424419.3
5) 526220.7
6) 615412.2
7) Very important27121.4
8) Can't choose342.7
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
574) There are a number of groups in society. Should religious extremists be allowed to hold public meetings? (RELMEET)
TOTAL%
1) Should definitely be allowed40732.2
2) Should probably be allowed45636.1
3) Should probably not be allowed16212.8
4) Should definitely not be allowed1239.7
8) Can't choose1128.9
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
575) There are a number of groups in society. Should people who want to overthrow the government by force be allowed to hold public meetings? (REVMEET)
TOTAL%
0) 0257867.1
1) Should definitely be allowed1965.1
2) Should probably be allowed2235.8
3) Should probably not be allowed2446.4
4) Should definitely not be allowed51213.3
8) Can't choose862.2
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL3842100.0
576) There are a number of groups in society. Should people prejudiced against any racial or ethnic group be allowed to hold public meetings? (RACMEET)
TOTAL%
1) Should definitely be allowed21717.2
2) Should probably be allowed26320.8
3) Should probably not be allowed27521.8
4) Should definitely not be allowed44235.0
8) Can't choose655.1
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
577) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Signed a petition (SIGNDPET)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year39831.5
2) Have done it in the more distant past42733.8
3) Have not done it but might do it25620.3
4) Have not done it and would never do it15412.2
8) Can't choose282.2
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
578) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Boycotted, or deliberately bought, certain products for political, ethical or environmental reasons (AVOIDBUY)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year29423.3
2) Have done it in the more distant past16413.0
3) Have not done it but might do it35828.3
4) Have not done it and would never do it39331.1
8) Can't choose524.1
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
579) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Took part in a demonstration (JOINDEM)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year635.0
2) Have done it in the more distant past20716.4
3) Have not done it but might do it48838.6
4) Have not done it and would never do it48238.1
8) Can't choose221.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
580) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Attended a political meeting or rally (ATTRALLY)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year1007.9
2) Have done it in the more distant past26921.3
3) Have not done it but might do it47937.9
4) Have not done it and would never do it39531.3
8) Can't choose191.5
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
581) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Contacted, or attempted to contact, a politician or a civil servant to express your views (CNTCTGOV)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year22818.0
2) Have done it in the more distant past23118.3
3) Have not done it but might do it41733.0
4) Have not done it and would never do it36428.8
8) Can't choose221.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
582) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Donated money or raised funds for a social or political activity (POLFUNDS)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year29723.5
2) Have done it in the more distant past25620.3
3) Have not done it but might do it34327.1
4) Have not done it and would never do it34827.5
8) Can't choose181.4
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
583) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Contacted or appeared in the media to express your views (USEMEDIA)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year473.7
2) Have done it in the more distant past937.4
3) Have not done it but might do it48238.1
4) Have not done it and would never do it61848.9
8) Can't choose221.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
584) People sometimes belong to different kinds of groups or associations. For each type of group, please indicate whether you belong and actively participate, belong but don't actively participate, used to belong but do not any more, have never belonged to it. A political party (GRPPARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Belong and actively participate1138.9
2) Belong but don't participate32325.6
3) Used to belong876.9
4) Never belonged70355.6
8) Can't choose322.5
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
585) People sometimes belong to different kinds of groups or associations. For each type of group, please indicate whether you belong and actively participate, belong but don't actively participate, used to belong but do not any more, have never belonged to it. A trade union, business, or professional association (GRPWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Belong and actively participate1159.1
2) Belong but don't participate12910.2
3) Used to belong22417.7
4) Never belonged77561.3
8) Can't choose181.4
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
586) People sometimes belong to different kinds of groups or associations. For each type of group, please indicate whether you belong and actively participate, belong but don't actively participate, used to belong but do not any more, have never belonged to it. A church or other religious organization (GRPRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Belong and actively participate42433.5
2) Belong but don't participate25620.3
3) Used to belong31625.0
4) Never belonged24419.3
8) Can't choose181.4
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
587) People sometimes belong to different kinds of groups or associations. For each type of group, please indicate whether you belong and actively participate, belong but don't actively participate, used to belong but do not any more, have never belonged to it. A sports, leisure or cultural group (GRPSPRTS)
TOTAL%
1) Belong and actively participate26721.1
2) Belong but don't participate997.8
3) Used to belong36128.6
4) Never belonged51841.0
8) Can't choose141.1
9) No answer50.4
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
588) People sometimes belong to different kinds of groups or associations. For each type of group, please indicate whether you belong and actively participate, belong but don't actively participate, used to belong but do not any more, have never belonged to it. Another voluntary association (GRPOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Belong and actively participate27021.4
2) Belong but don't participate1007.9
3) Used to belong31324.8
4) Never belonged54743.3
8) Can't choose312.5
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
589) There are different opinions about people's rights in a democracy. On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it: That all citizens have an adequate standard of living (SOLOK)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important131.0
2) 270.6
3) 3241.9
4) 4957.5
5) 517914.2
6) 620115.9
7) Very important71456.5
8) Can't choose292.3
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
590) There are different opinions about people's rights in a democracy. On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it: That government authorities respect and protect the rights of minorities (RGHTSMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important141.1
2) 2181.4
3) 3362.8
4) 41018.0
5) 513810.9
6) 619815.7
7) Very important72057.0
8) Can't choose372.9
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
591) There are different opinions about people's rights in a democracy. On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it: That people be given more opportunities to participate in public decision-making (POLOPTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important131.0
2) 2100.8
3) 3181.4
4) 4927.3
5) 519615.5
6) 625820.4
7) Very important63950.6
8) Can't choose362.8
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
592) There are different opinions about people's rights in a democracy. On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it: That citizens may engage in acts of civil disobedience when they oppose government actions (OPPSEGOV)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important20716.4
2) 2816.4
3) 3735.8
4) 421416.9
5) 520015.8
6) 613710.8
7) Very important22217.6
8) Can't choose12810.1
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
593) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I don't think the government cares much what people like me think (POLEFF18)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30824.4
2) Agree41332.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree21316.9
4) Disagree23818.8
5) Strongly disagree645.1
8) Can't choose252.0
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
594) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I feel I have a pretty good understanding of the important political issues facing America (POLEFF19)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20115.9
2) Agree61548.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree22918.1
4) Disagree13410.6
5) Strongly disagree342.7
8) Can't choose483.8
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
595) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? I think most people in America are better informed about politics and government than I am (POLEFF20)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree715.6
2) Agree30324.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree31324.8
4) Disagree41132.5
5) Strongly disagree13310.5
8) Can't choose292.3
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
596) Suppose a law were being considered by the Congress that you considered to be unjust or harmful. If such a case arose, how likely is it that you, acting alone or together with others, would be able to try to do something about it? (ACTLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely19315.3
2) Fairly likely42333.5
3) Not very likely37930.0
4) Not at all likely18915.0
8) Can't choose776.1
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
597) If you made such an effort, how likely is it that the Congress would give serious attention to your demands? (AFFCTLAW)
TOTAL%
1) Very likely554.4
2) Fairly likely22818.0
3) Not very likely53642.4
4) Not at all likely37129.4
8) Can't choose705.5
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
598) How interested would you say you personally are in politics? (POLINT1)
TOTAL%
1) Very interested18614.7
2) Fairly interested52541.5
3) Not very interested35428.0
4) Not at all interested17413.8
8) Can't choose231.8
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
599) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Most of the time we can trust people in government to do what is right (GOVDOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree352.8
2) Agree22417.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree32325.6
4) Disagree42333.5
5) Strongly disagree22617.9
8) Can't choose312.5
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
600) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Most politicians are in politics only for what they can get out of it personally (POLGREED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20516.2
2) Agree51340.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree29423.3
4) Disagree20416.1
5) Strongly disagree120.9
8) Can't choose342.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
601) When you get together with your friends, relatives or fellow workers, how often do you discuss politics? (DISCPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Often1179.3
2) Sometimes40231.8
3) Rarely41933.1
4) Never31725.1
8) Can't choose50.4
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
602) When you hold a strong opinion about politics, how often do you try to persuade your friends, relatives or fellow workers to share your views? (CHNGEOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Often705.5
2) Sometimes33926.8
3) Rarely38630.5
4) Never44134.9
8) Can't choose241.9
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
603) Thinking now about politics in America, to what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Political parties encourage people to become active in politics (POLACTVE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree927.3
2) Agree50840.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree34627.4
4) Disagree19815.7
5) Strongly disagree403.2
8) Can't choose745.9
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
604) Thinking now about politics in America, to what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Political parties do not give voters real policy choices (CHOICES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree947.4
2) Agree49038.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree34827.5
4) Disagree21016.6
5) Strongly disagree171.3
8) Can't choose977.7
9) No answer80.6
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
605) Thinking now about politics in America, to what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements? Referendums are a good way to decide important political questions. (REFRNDMS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree735.8
2) Agree49138.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree36929.2
4) Disagree1018.0
5) Strongly disagree252.0
8) Can't choose19715.6
9) No answer80.6
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
606) Thinking of the last national election in America, how honest was it regarding the counting and reporting of the votes? (ELECVOT)
TOTAL%
1) Very honest30524.1
2) Somewhat honest42233.4
3) Neither honest or dishonest16713.2
4) Somewhat dishonest12610.0
5) Very dishonest524.1
8) Can't choose18614.7
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
607) Thinking of the last national election in America, how fair was it regarding the opportunities of the candidates and parties to campaign? (ELECFAIR)
TOTAL%
1) Very fair35828.3
2) Somewhat fair43334.3
3) Neither fair or unfair17613.9
4) Somewhat unfair1007.9
5) Very unfair463.6
8) Can't choose14511.5
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
608) Thinking of government administrators in America, how committed are they to serve the people? (SERVEPEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very committed947.4
2) Somewhat committed65852.1
3) Not very committed33426.4
4) Not at all committed1028.1
8) Can't choose705.5
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
609) How widespread do you think corruption is in the public service in America? (CORRUPTN)
TOTAL%
1) Hardly anyone is involved90.7
2) A small number of people are involved27021.4
3) A moderate number of people are involved44935.5
4) A lot of people are involved35327.9
5) Almost everyone is involved987.8
8) Can't choose796.3
9) No answer60.5
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
610) On the whole, on a scale of zero to 10 where zero is very poorly and 10 is very well. How well does democracy work in America today? (DEMTODAY)
TOTAL%
0) Very poorly322.5
1) 1131.0
2) 2443.5
3) 3776.1
4) 4836.6
5) 524919.7
6) 617714.0
7) 723518.6
8) 816413.0
9) 9453.6
10) Very well554.4
98) Don't know645.1
99) No answer262.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
611) And what about 10 years ago? How well did democracy work in America then? (DEM10PST)
TOTAL%
0) Very poorly241.9
1) 170.6
2) 2332.6
3) 3554.4
4) 4846.6
5) 522317.6
6) 61219.6
7) 721817.2
8) 820316.1
9) 9755.9
10) Very well755.9
98) Don't know967.6
99) No answer504.0
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
612) And how about 10 years from now? How well do you think democracy will work in America then? (DEM10FUT)
TOTAL%
0) Very poorly665.2
1) 1453.6
2) 2745.9
3) 3816.4
4) 4917.2
5) 518014.2
6) 61088.5
7) 716813.3
8) 81179.3
9) 9594.7
10) Very well745.9
98) Don't know15111.9
99) No answer504.0
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
613) On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it that governments respect democratic rights whatever the circumstances? (GVTRGHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important181.4
2) 2131.0
3) 3362.8
4) 412810.1
5) 515912.6
6) 622017.4
7) Very important60848.1
8) Don't know806.3
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
614) Here are some different forms of political and social action that people can take. Please indicate, for each one, whether you have done any of these things in the past year, whether you have done it in the more distant past, whether you have not done it but might do it, or have not done it and would never, under any circumstances, do it. Expressed political views on the internet (POLINTER)
TOTAL%
1) Have done it in the past year17914.2
2) Have done it in the more distant past967.6
3) Have not done it but might do it28022.2
4) Have not done it and would never do it68654.3
8) Can't choose211.7
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
615) How often do you use the media, including television, newspapers, radio and the internet, to get political news or information? (POLNEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a day34427.2
2) Once a day37129.4
3) Five to six days a week907.1
4) Three to four days a week917.2
5) One to two days a week1018.0
6) Less than one day a week14511.5
7) Never1118.8
8) Can't choose100.8
9) No answer10.1
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
616) On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it that people convicted of serious crimes lose their citizen rights? (CRIMLOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important997.8
2) 2715.6
3) 3776.1
4) 416312.9
5) 516112.7
6) 617013.4
7) Very important39030.9
8) Can't choose12910.2
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
617) On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it that long-term residents of a country, who are not citizens, have the right to vote in that country's national elections? (NTCITVTE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important48738.5
2) 212910.2
3) 3725.7
4) 41169.2
5) 51078.5
6) 6745.9
7) Very important16713.2
8) Can't choose1098.6
9) No answer30.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
618) On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it that citizens have the right not to vote? (NOTVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important907.1
2) 2262.1
3) 3312.5
4) 413911.0
5) 51249.8
6) 617413.8
7) Very important62949.8
8) Can't choose473.7
9) No answer40.3
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
619) On a scale of one to seven, where one is not at all important and seven is very important, how important is it that health care be provided for everyone? (HLTHALL)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important796.3
2) 2383.0
3) 3473.7
4) 41219.6
5) 5887.0
6) 615111.9
7) Very important69655.1
8) Can't choose423.3
9) No answer20.2
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
620) In politics people sometimes talk of left and right. Where would you place yourself on a scale from zero to 10 where zero means the left and 10 means the right? (LEFTRGHT)
TOTAL%
0) Left433.4
1) 1211.7
2) 2514.0
3) 3675.3
4) 4876.9
5) 544735.4
6) 6927.3
7) 7856.7
8) 8816.4
9) 9211.7
10) Right705.5
98) Don't know16212.8
99) No answer372.9
Missing2578 
TOTAL1264100.0
621) How many sex partners have you had in the last 12 months? (PARTNERS)
TOTAL%
0) No partners (SKIP TO EVIDU)53722.9
1) One partner149063.4
2) Two partners1305.5
3) Three partners682.9
4) Four partners321.4
5) Five-10 partners311.3
6) 11-20 partners70.3
7) 21-100 partners10.0
9) More than one partner (unspecified)150.6
98) Don't know20.1
99) No answer371.6
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
622) Was one of the partners your husband or wife or regular sexual partner? (MATESEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes159388.0
2) No1679.2
9) No answer512.8
Missing2031 
TOTAL1811100.0
623) If you had other partners, please indicate all categories that apply to them: Close personal friend (FRNDSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20652.3
2) No13634.5
9) No answer5213.2
Missing3448 
TOTAL394100.0
624) If you had other partners, please indicate all categories that apply to them: Neighbor, co-worker, or long-term acquaintance (ACQNTSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13434.0
2) No20852.8
9) No answer5213.2
Missing3448 
TOTAL394100.0
625) If you had other partners, please indicate all categories that apply to them: Casual date or pick-up (PIKUPSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes14336.3
2) No19950.5
9) No answer5213.2
Missing3448 
TOTAL394100.0
626) If you had other partners, please indicate all categories that apply to them: Person you paid or paid you for sex (PAIDSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes174.3
2) No32582.5
9) No answer5213.2
Missing3448 
TOTAL394100.0
627) If you had other partners, please indicate all categories that apply to them: Other (OTHERSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes235.8
2) Not31981.0
9) No answer5213.2
Missing3448 
TOTAL394100.0
628) Have your sex partners in the last 12 months been... (SEXSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Exclusively male93151.4
2) Both male and female201.1
3) Exclusively female82045.3
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer382.1
Missing2031 
TOTAL1811100.0
629) About how often did you have sex during the last 12 months? (SEXFREQ)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all57124.3
1) Once or twice2209.4
2) About once a month25510.9
3) Two or three times a month35715.2
4) About once a week33314.2
5) Two or three times a week36515.5
6) More than three times a week1225.2
8) Don't know190.8
9) No answer1084.6
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
630) Now thinking about the time since your 18th birthday (including the past 12 months) how many female partners have you had sex with? (NUMWOMEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL235076.213255
631) Now thinking about the time since your 18th birthday (including the past 12 months) how many male partners have you had sex with? (NUMMEN)
TOTAL%
0) 099642.4
1) 133714.3
2) 21687.1
3) 31586.7
4) 4893.8
5) 51265.4
6) 6502.1
7) 7321.4
8) 8361.5
9) 970.3
10) 10692.9
11) 1180.3
12) 1290.4
13) 1350.2
14) 1420.1
15) 15160.7
16) 1650.2
17) 1710.0
18) 1820.1
20) 20231.0
21) 2120.1
22) 2220.1
23) 2310.0
24) 2410.0
25) 25130.6
28) 2810.0
30) 3090.4
33) 3330.1
35) 3520.1
40) 4010.0
45) 4510.0
50) 5090.4
60) 6020.1
83) 8310.0
100) 10050.2
150) 15010.0
200) 20010.0
300) 30010.0
991) One or more, number unknown50.2
994) Several20.1
995) 'Many,' 'lots'10.0
996) 'N.A.'20.1
997) Refused10.0
998) Don't know1164.9
999) No answer281.2
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
632) Now think about the past five years-the time since February/March [1999], and including the past 12 months, how many sex partners have you had in that five year period? (PARTNRS5)
TOTAL%
0) No partners (SKIP TO EVIDU)31113.2
1) One partner127254.1
2) Two partners2259.6
3) Three partners1456.2
4) Four partners934.0
5) Five-10 partners1385.9
6) 11-20 partners451.9
7) 21-100 partners231.0
8) More than 100 partners20.1
9) One or more, number unknown411.7
98) Don't know30.1
99) No answer522.2
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
633) Have your sex partners in the last five years been... (SEXSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Exclusively male102350.2
2) Both male and female402.0
3) Exclusively female91344.8
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer613.0
Missing1803 
TOTAL2039100.0
634) Thinking about the time since your 18th birthday, have you ever had sex with a person you paid or who paid you for sex? (EVPAIDSX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1395.9
2) No215291.6
8) Don't know20.1
9) No answer572.4
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
635) Have you ever had sex with someone other than your husband or wife while you were married? (EVSTRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28512.1
2) No137558.5
3) Never married63627.1
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer532.3
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
636) The last time you had sex, was a condom used? By 'sex' we mean vaginal, oral, or anal sex (CONDOM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, the last time I had sex a condom was used50921.7
2) No, the last time I had sex, a condom was not used173273.7
8) Don't know110.5
9) No answer984.2
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
637) The last time you had sex, was it with someone you were in an on-going relationship with, or was it with someone else? Remember that by 'sex' we mean only vaginal, oral, or anal sex (RELATSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, the last time I had sex, it was with someone I was in an on-going relationship with199985.1
2) No, the last time I had sex, it was not with someone I was in an on-going relationship with24910.6
8) Don't know100.4
9) No answer923.9
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
638) Have you ever, even once, taken any drugs by injection with a needle (like heroin, cocaine, amphetamines or steroids)? Do not include anything you took under a doctor's orders (EVIDU)
TOTAL%
1) Yes642.7
2) No224795.6
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer381.6
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
639) How long has it been since you last used a needle to inject drugs? (IDU30)
TOTAL%
1) Within the past 30 days54.9
2) More than 30 days ago but within the past 12 months76.9
3) More than 12 months ago but within the past three years98.8
4) More than three years ago4039.2
9) No answer4140.2
Missing3740 
TOTAL102100.0
640) Have you ever, even once, used 'crack' cocaine in chunk or rock form? (EVCRACK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1044.4
2) No221494.2
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer311.3
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
641) How long has it been since you last used 'crack' cocaine in chunk or rock form? (CRACK30)
TOTAL%
1) Within the past 30 days32.2
2) More than 30 days ago but within the past 12 months64.4
3) More than 12 months ago but within the past three years1914.1
4) More than three years7555.6
8) Don't know10.7
9) No answer3123.0
Missing3707 
TOTAL135100.0
642) Have you ever been tested for HIV? Do not count tests you may have had as part of a blood donation. Include oral tests (where they take a swab from your mouth). (HIVTEST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes99442.3
2) No129555.1
8) Don't know271.1
9) No answer341.4
Missing1492 
TOTAL2350100.0
643) Not including blood donations, in what month and year was your last HIV test? (HIVTEST1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1028292547.183254857
644) Where did you have your last HIV test - at a private doctor or HMO office, at a counseling and testing site, at a hospital, at a clinic, in a jail or prison, at home or somewhere else? (HIVTEST2)
TOTAL%
1) Private doctor or HMO office45644.4
2) Counseling and testing site353.4
3) Hospital18718.2
4) Clinic22722.1
5) Jail or prison191.8
6) Home171.7
7) Somewhere else464.5
8) Don't know30.3
9) No answer383.7
Missing2814 
TOTAL1028100.0
645) [AIDSLOOK-HIVKISS were added to the survey after the start of the field period, starting on 4/22/2014. Cases collected before the adding of these variables are coded as not applicable on these variables.] Is it possible for a healthy-looking person to have the AIDS virus? (AIDSLOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes166092.2
2) No834.6
8) Don't know583.2
Missing2041 
TOTAL1801100.0
646) Can people reduce their chance of getting the AIDS virus by using a condom every time they have sex? (AIDSCNDM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes166390.8
2) No955.2
8) Don't know392.1
9) No answer341.9
Missing2011 
TOTAL1831100.0
647) There is a vaccine that can stop adults from getting HIV. (HIVVAC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1628.8
2) No150081.9
8) Don't know1357.4
9) No answer341.9
Missing2011 
TOTAL1831100.0
648) People are likely to get HIV by deep kissing, putting their tongue in their partner's mouth, if their partner has HIV. (HIVKISS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48126.3
2) No121066.1
8) Don't know1025.6
9) No answer382.1
Missing2011 
TOTAL1831100.0
649) Which of the following best describes you? (SEXORNT)
TOTAL%
1) Gay, lesbian, or homosexual701.9
2) Bisexual882.4
3) Heterosexual or straight340194.3
8) Don't know70.2
9) No answer391.1
Missing237 
TOTAL3605100.0
650) Family income in constant dollars (REALINC)
TOTAL%
236.5) 501.4
946) 461.3
1655.5) 290.8
2128.5) 150.4
2601.5) 270.8
3074.5) 300.8
3547.5) 280.8
4257) 792.2
5321.25) 1103.1
6503.75) 1032.9
7686.25) 1053.0
8868.75) 742.1
10051.25) 1103.1
11233.75) 1323.7
13007.5) 1815.1
15372.5) 2166.1
17737.5) 1534.3
21285) 2757.8
26015) 3168.9
31927.5) 3429.7
39022.5) 2597.3
47300) 2617.4
56760) 1534.3
66220) 1173.3
134817.439898765) 3279.2
Missing304 
TOTAL3538100.0
651) Respondent's income in constant dollars (REALRINC)
TOTAL%
236.5) 431.8
946) 552.4
1655.5) 482.1
2128.5) 371.6
2601.5) 482.1
3074.5) 421.8
3547.5) 210.9
4257) 441.9
5321.25) 873.7
6503.75) 823.5
7686.25) 813.5
8868.75) 662.8
10051.25) 1175.0
11233.75) 1024.4
13007.5) 1476.3
15372.5) 1707.3
17737.5) 1265.4
21285) 2249.6
26015) 2189.3
31927.5) 1787.6
39022.5) 1315.6
47300) 903.9
56760) 652.8
66220) 301.3
132148.07386) 813.5
Missing1509 
TOTAL2333100.0
652) Inflation-adjusted family income. (CONINC)
TOTAL%
369.5) 501.4
1478) 461.3
2586.5) 290.8
3325.5) 150.4
4064.5) 270.8
4803.5) 300.8
5542.5) 280.8
6651) 792.2
8313.75) 1103.1
10161.25) 1032.9
12008.75) 1053.0
13856.25) 742.1
15703.75) 1103.1
17551.25) 1323.7
20322.5) 1815.1
24017.5) 2166.1
27712.5) 1534.3
33255) 2757.8
40645) 3168.9
49882.5) 3429.7
60967.5) 2597.3
73900) 2617.4
88680) 1534.3
103460) 1173.3
160742.217849959) 3279.2
Missing304 
TOTAL3538100.0
653) Inflation-adjusted personal income. (CONRINC)
TOTAL%
369.5) 431.8
1478) 552.4
2586.5) 482.1
3325.5) 371.6
4064.5) 482.1
4803.5) 421.8
5542.5) 210.9
6651) 441.9
8313.75) 873.7
10161.25) 823.5
12008.75) 813.5
13856.25) 662.8
15703.75) 1175.0
17551.25) 1024.4
20322.5) 1476.3
24017.5) 1707.3
27712.5) 1265.4
33255) 2249.6
40645) 2189.3
49882.5) 1787.6
60967.5) 1315.6
73900) 903.9
88680) 652.8
103460) 301.3
158656.95199) 813.5
Missing1509 
TOTAL2333100.0
654) From what countries or part of the world did your ancestors come? (ETHNIC)
TOTAL%
1) Africa2819.1
2) Austria140.5
3) French Canada290.9
4) Other Canada150.5
5) China290.9
6) Czechoslovakia230.7
7) Denmark120.4
8) England and Wales34011.0
9) Finland130.4
10) France521.7
11) Germany45314.6
12) Greece170.5
13) Hungary120.4
14) Ireland39612.8
15) Italy1876.0
16) Japan120.4
17) Mexico2588.3
18) Netherlands250.8
19) Norway361.2
20) Philippines190.6
21) Poland662.1
22) Puerto Rico391.3
23) Russia240.8
24) Scotland983.2
25) Spain481.5
26) Sweden421.4
27) Switzerland100.3
28) West Indies40.1
29) Other120.4
30) American Indian1464.7
31) India381.2
32) Portugal190.6
33) Lithuania70.2
34) Yugoslavia50.2
35) Romania60.2
36) Belgium90.3
37) Arabic100.3
38) Other Spanish1103.5
39) Non-Spanish West Indies411.3
40) Other Asian280.9
41) Other European260.8
87) [Unknown code]10.0
97) American only792.5
99) No answer120.4
Missing739 
TOTAL3103100.0
655) First ethnicity mentioned (ETH1)
TOTAL%
1) Africa3037.9
2) Austria170.4
3) French Canada280.7
4) Other Canada150.4
5) China310.8
6) Czechoslovakia280.7
7) Denmark160.4
8) England and Wales40810.6
9) Finland150.4
10) France812.1
11) Germany66017.2
12) Greece170.4
13) Hungary160.4
14) Ireland43711.4
15) Italy1904.9
16) Japan140.4
17) Mexico2566.7
18) Netherlands350.9
19) Norway391.0
20) Philippines200.5
21) Poland962.5
22) Puerto Rico350.9
23) Russia451.2
24) Scotland1102.9
25) Spain681.8
26) Sweden591.5
27) Switzerland120.3
28) West Indies50.1
29) Other70.2
30) American Indian942.4
31) India381.0
32) Portugal200.5
33) Lithuania150.4
34) Yugoslavia70.2
35) Romania120.3
36) Belgium70.2
37) Arabic90.2
38) Other Spanish982.6
39) Non-Spanish West Indies320.8
40) Other Asian240.6
41) Other European260.7
87) [Unknown code]10.0
97) American only762.0
98) No ethnicity mentioned3088.0
99) No answer120.3
TOTAL3842100.0
656) Second ethnicity mentioned (ETH2)
TOTAL%
1) Africa271.6
2) Austria181.1
3) French Canada181.1
4) Other Canada140.8
5) China30.2
6) Czechoslovakia201.2
7) Denmark110.7
8) England and Wales20712.5
9) Finland50.3
10) France885.3
11) Germany28417.1
12) Greece80.5
13) Hungary90.5
14) Ireland28717.3
15) Italy573.4
16) Japan10.1
17) Mexico171.0
18) Netherlands422.5
19) Norway412.5
20) Philippines40.2
21) Poland633.8
22) Puerto Rico70.4
23) Russia241.4
24) Scotland1328.0
25) Spain392.4
26) Sweden392.4
27) Switzerland110.7
29) Other70.4
30) American Indian804.8
31) India100.6
32) Portugal70.4
33) Lithuania20.1
34) Yugoslavia60.4
35) Romania20.1
36) Belgium60.4
37) Arabic30.2
38) Other Spanish191.1
39) Non-Spanish West Indies80.5
40) Other Asian110.7
41) Other European60.4
97) American only40.2
99) No answer120.7
Missing2183 
TOTAL1659100.0
657) Third ethnicity mentioned (ETH3)
TOTAL%
1) Africa111.5
2) Austria40.5
3) French Canada81.1
4) Other Canada111.5
5) China10.1
6) Czechoslovakia172.3
7) Denmark81.1
8) England and Wales11916.3
9) Finland10.1
10) France314.3
11) Germany9613.2
12) Greece20.3
13) Hungary60.8
14) Ireland11115.2
15) Italy152.1
17) Mexico50.7
18) Netherlands314.3
19) Norway111.5
20) Philippines10.1
21) Poland212.9
22) Puerto Rico50.7
23) Russia60.8
24) Scotland658.9
25) Spain152.1
26) Sweden111.5
27) Switzerland40.5
29) Other30.4
30) American Indian557.5
31) India40.5
32) Portugal20.3
33) Lithuania60.8
34) Yugoslavia20.3
35) Romania20.3
36) Belgium30.4
37) Arabic20.3
38) Other Spanish50.7
39) Non-Spanish West Indies30.4
40) Other Asian50.7
41) Other European71.0
97) American only10.1
99) No answer131.8
Missing3113 
TOTAL729100.0
658) Type of response about ethnicity (ETHNUM)
TOTAL%
1) Names one country187148.7
2) Names two or more countries, chooses one121631.7
3) Names two or more countries, can't choose43511.3
4) Cannot name any country3088.0
5) Uncodeable120.3
TOTAL3842100.0
659) IF RESPONDENT IS FEMALE, READ LATINA; IF MALE, READ LATINO. Are you Spanish, Hispanic or Latino/Latina? IF YES: Which group are you from? (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Not Hispanic332186.4
2) Mexican, Mexican American, Chicano/Chicana3168.2
3) Puerto Rican531.4
4) Cuban290.8
5) Salvadorian150.4
6) Guatemalan130.3
7) Panamanian10.0
8) Nicaraguan50.1
10) Central American50.1
11) Honduran60.2
15) Dominican150.4
20) Peruvian90.2
21) Ecuadorian60.2
22) Columbian40.1
23) Venezuelan20.1
24) Argentinian30.1
25) Chilean10.0
30) Spanish230.6
31) Basque10.0
41) South American30.1
45) Latin10.0
47) Hispanic30.1
98) Don't know30.1
99) No answer40.1
TOTAL3842100.0
660) What is your race? Indicate one or more races that you consider yourself to be. First mention (RACECEN1)
TOTAL%
1) White289275.3
2) Black or African American58415.2
3) American Indian or Alaska Native521.4
4) Asian Indian310.8
5) Chinese280.7
6) Filipino160.4
7) Japanese80.2
8) Korean70.2
9) Vietnamese20.1
10) Other Asian100.3
11) Native Hawaiian40.1
12) Guamanian or Chamorro10.0
13) Samoan10.0
14) Other Pacific Islander10.0
15) Some other race150.4
16) Hispanic1564.1
98) Don't know150.4
99) No answer190.5
TOTAL3842100.0
661) What is your race? Indicate one or more races that you consider yourself to be. Second mention (RACECEN2)
TOTAL%
1) White4114.3
2) Black or African American258.7
3) American Indian or Alaska Native14550.5
4) Asian Indian41.4
5) Chinese20.7
6) Filipino51.7
7) Japanese31.0
8) Korean51.7
9) Vietnamese10.3
10) Other Asian51.7
11) Native Hawaiian20.7
12) Guamanian or Chamorro10.3
13) Samoan10.3
14) Other Pacific Islander10.3
15) Some other race51.7
16) Hispanic217.3
98) Don't know10.3
99) No answer196.6
Missing3555 
TOTAL287100.0
662) What is your race? Indicate one or more races that you consider yourself to be. Third mention (RACECEN3)
TOTAL%
1) White828.6
2) Black or African American13.6
3) American Indian or Alaska Native1035.7
5) Chinese310.7
7) Japanese13.6
11) Native Hawaiian27.1
15) Some other race310.7
Missing3814 
TOTAL28100.0
663) Now we would like to ask you about U.S. citizenship. Are you...? (USCITZN)
TOTAL%
1) A U.S. citizen26256.0
2) Not a U.S. citizen19341.2
3) A U.S. citizen born in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands or the Northern Marianas Islands (if volunteered)30.6
4) Born outside of the United States to parents who were U.S. citizens at that time (if volunteered)71.5
9) Refused30.6
Missing3374 
TOTAL468100.0
664) Now we would like to ask you about U.S. citizenship. Are you...? (FUCITZN)
TOTAL%
1) Currently applying for U.S. citizenship157.7
2) Planning to apply for U.S. citizenship10151.5
3) Not planning to apply to U.S. citizenship4221.4
4) Not eligible to become a U.S. citizen (if volunteered)3517.9
9) No answer31.5
Missing3646 
TOTAL196100.0
665) Have you ever been on active duty for military training or service for two consecutive months or more? If yes: What was your total time on active duty? (VETYEARS)
TOTAL%
0) No active duty341088.8
1) Yes, less than two years942.4
2) Yes, two to four years1985.2
3) Yes, more than four years1373.6
4) Some, don't know how long20.1
9) No answer10.0
TOTAL3842100.0
666) Dwelling type (DWELLING)
TOTAL%
1) Trailer1834.8
2) Detached single-family house230660.0
3) Two-family house, two units side by side1062.8
4) Two-family house, two units one above the other461.2
5) Detached three to four family house401.0
6) Row house (three or more units, in an attached row)1524.0
7) Apartment house (five or more units, three stories or less)41010.7
8) Apartment house (five or more units, four stories or more)1574.1
9) Apartment in a partly commercial structure150.4
10) Other461.2
98) Don't know3759.8
99) No answer60.2
TOTAL3842100.0
667) (Do you/Does your family) own your (home/apartment), pay rent or what? (DWELOWN)
TOTAL%
1) Own or is buying191164.1
2) Pays rent101534.1
3) Other451.5
8) Don't know10.0
9) No answer70.2
Missing863 
TOTAL2979100.0
668) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word A (WORDA)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect42616.5
1) Correct209781.4
9) No answer542.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
669) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word B (WORDB)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect1837.1
1) Correct231389.8
9) No answer813.1
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
670) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word C (WORDC)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect178469.2
1) Correct47418.4
9) No answer31912.4
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
671) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word D (WORDD)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect1054.1
1) Correct242894.2
9) No answer441.7
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
672) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word E (WORDE)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect42116.3
1) Correct206079.9
9) No answer963.7
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
673) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word F (WORDF)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect45217.5
1) Correct201078.0
9) No answer1154.5
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
674) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word G (WORDG)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect157961.3
1) Correct82131.9
9) No answer1776.9
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
675) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word H (WORDH)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect141454.9
1) Correct81431.6
9) No answer34913.5
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
676) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word I (WORDI)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect60323.4
1) Correct192274.6
9) No answer522.0
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
677) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Word J (WORDJ)
TOTAL%
0) Incorrect178869.4
1) Correct69026.8
9) No answer993.8
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
678) We would like to know something about how people go about guessing words they do not know. On this card are listed some words -- you may know some of them, and you may not know quite a few of them. On each line the first word is in capital letters - like 'Beast.' Then there are five other words. Tell me the number of the word that comes closest to the meaning of the word in capital letters. For example, if the word in capital letters is 'Beast,' you would say '4' since 'animal' come closer to beast than any of the other words. If you wish, I will read the words to you. These words are difficult for almost everyone just give me your best guess if you are not sure of the answer. Total number of correct words (WORDSUM)
TOTAL%
0) 090.3
1) 1391.5
2) 2622.4
3) 31244.8
4) 42409.3
5) 540215.6
6) 662024.1
7) 745117.5
8) 831312.1
9) 91877.3
10) 101064.1
99) Did not try240.9
Missing1265 
TOTAL2577100.0
679) Relationship of first person to head of household (RELATE1)
TOTAL%
1) Head of household3842100.0
TOTAL3842100.0
680) Gender of first person (GENDER1)
TOTAL%
1) Male209454.5
2) Female174845.5
TOTAL3842100.0
681) Age of first person (OLD1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL384255.2249
682) Marital status of first person (MAR1)
TOTAL%
1) Married188349.0
2) Widowed3459.0
3) Divorced63516.5
4) Separated1263.3
5) Never married77320.1
8) Don't know611.6
9) No answer190.5
TOTAL3842100.0
683) Is the first person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8100.0
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
684) Where is the first person staying? (WHERE1)
TOTAL%
1) Another household337.5
2) Traveling225.0
3) Institution112.5
4) Other, don't know225.0
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
685) Relationship of second person to head of household (RELATE2)
TOTAL%
2) Spouse182664.3
3) Child47116.6
4) Son or daughter-in-law20.1
5) Grand or great-grandchild90.3
6) Parent or parent-in-law150.5
7) Other relative1384.9
8) Non-relative36612.9
9) No answer150.5
Missing1000 
TOTAL2842100.0
686) Gender of second person (GENDER2)
TOTAL%
1) Male108438.1
2) Female175261.6
9) No answer60.2
Missing1000 
TOTAL2842100.0
687) Age of second person (OLD2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL284248.16248
688) Marital status of second person (MAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Married187669.0
2) Widowed321.2
3) Divorced1535.6
4) Separated411.5
5) Never married56920.9
8) Don't know361.3
9) No answer130.5
Missing1122 
TOTAL2720100.0
689) Is the second person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4297.7
9) No answer12.3
Missing3799 
TOTAL43100.0
690) Where is the second person staying? (WHERE2)
TOTAL%
1) Another household818.6
2) Traveling1637.2
3) Institution1739.5
4) Other, don't know24.7
Missing3799 
TOTAL43100.0
691) Relationship of third person to head of household (RELATE3)
TOTAL%
3) Child125787.2
4) Son or daughter-in-law80.6
5) Grand or great-grandchild130.9
6) Parent or parent-in-law120.8
7) Other relative1238.5
8) Non-relative221.5
9) No answer60.4
Missing2401 
TOTAL1441100.0
692) Gender of third person (GENDER3)
TOTAL%
1) Male77854.0
2) Female65145.2
8) Don't know60.4
9) No answer60.4
Missing2401 
TOTAL1441100.0
693) Age of third person (OLD3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL144122.74523
694) Marital status of third person (MAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Married697.6
2) Widowed202.2
3) Divorced384.2
4) Separated192.1
5) Never married74081.1
8) Don't know202.2
9) No answer70.8
Missing2929 
TOTAL913100.0
695) Is the third person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33100.0
Missing3809 
TOTAL33100.0
696) Where is the third person staying? (WHERE3)
TOTAL%
1) Another household515.2
2) Traveling515.2
3) Institution2163.6
4) Other, don't know26.1
Missing3809 
TOTAL33100.0
697) Relationship of fourth person to head of household (RELATE4)
TOTAL%
3) Child76090.0
5) Grand or great-grandchild50.6
6) Parent or parent-in-law121.4
7) Other relative526.2
8) Non-relative121.4
9) No answer30.4
Missing2998 
TOTAL844100.0
698) Gender of fourth person (GENDER4)
TOTAL%
1) Male42850.7
2) Female40047.4
8) Don't know80.9
9) No answer80.9
Missing2998 
TOTAL844100.0
699) Age of fourth person (OLD4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL84419.97540
700) Marital status of fourth person (MAR4)
TOTAL%
1) Married317.6
2) Widowed92.2
3) Divorced143.4
4) Separated122.9
5) Never married33181.1
8) Don't know71.7
9) No answer41.0
Missing3434 
TOTAL408100.0
701) Is the fourth person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16100.0
Missing3826 
TOTAL16100.0
702) Where is the fourth person staying? (WHERE4)
TOTAL%
1) Another household212.5
2) Traveling531.3
3) Institution956.3
Missing3826 
TOTAL16100.0
703) Relationship of fifth person to head of household (RELATE5)
TOTAL%
3) Child33487.9
4) Son or daughter-in-law10.3
5) Grand or great-grandchild20.5
6) Parent or parent-in-law92.4
7) Other relative297.6
8) Non-relative41.1
9) No answer10.3
Missing3462 
TOTAL380100.0
704) Gender of fifth person (GENDER5)
TOTAL%
1) Male19150.3
2) Female18548.7
8) Don't know20.5
9) No answer20.5
Missing3462 
TOTAL380100.0
705) Age of fifth person (OLD5)
TOTAL%
0) 0164.2
1) 1205.3
2) 2225.8
3) 3184.7
4) 4215.5
5) 5174.5
6) 6236.1
7) 7133.4
8) 8195.0
9) 9153.9
10) 10225.8
11) 11195.0
12) 12164.2
13) 13184.7
14) 1471.8
15) 1582.1
16) 16164.2
17) 1792.4
18) 1882.1
19) 1971.8
20) 2030.8
21) 2151.3
22) 2241.1
23) 2320.5
24) 2471.8
25) 2561.6
26) 2651.3
27) 2730.8
30) 3010.3
32) 3210.3
35) 3510.3
46) 4610.3
48) 4810.3
50) 5010.3
51) 5110.3
52) 5210.3
54) 5410.3
55) 5510.3
59) 5910.3
60) 6010.3
68) 6810.3
74) 7410.3
76) 7610.3
78) 7810.3
82) 8210.3
84) 8410.3
98) Don't know10.3
99) No answer123.2
Missing3462 
TOTAL380100.0
706) Marital status of fifth person (MAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Married75.2
2) Widowed32.2
3) Divorced43.0
4) Separated53.7
5) Never married11283.6
8) Don't know10.7
9) No answer21.5
Missing3708 
TOTAL134100.0
707) Is the fifth person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5100.0
Missing3837 
TOTAL5100.0
708) Where is the fifth person staying? (WHERE5)
TOTAL%
2) Traveling240.0
3) Institution360.0
Missing3837 
TOTAL5100.0
709) Relationship of sixth person to head of household (RELATE6)
TOTAL%
3) Child12081.1
4) Son or daughter-in-law10.7
5) Grand or great-grandchild10.7
6) Parent or parent-in-law96.1
7) Other relative1510.1
8) Non-relative21.4
Missing3694 
TOTAL148100.0
710) Gender of sixth person (GENDER6)
TOTAL%
1) Male8356.1
2) Female6443.2
8) Don't know10.7
Missing3694 
TOTAL148100.0
711) Age of sixth person (OLD6)
TOTAL%
0) 085.4
1) 1138.8
2) 274.7
3) 385.4
4) 485.4
5) 532.0
6) 664.1
7) 764.1
8) 896.1
9) 942.7
10) 1085.4
11) 1174.7
12) 1274.7
13) 1385.4
14) 1410.7
15) 1542.7
16) 1632.0
17) 1721.4
18) 1832.0
19) 1921.4
20) 2032.0
21) 2121.4
22) 2232.0
23) 2321.4
24) 2421.4
25) 2510.7
26) 2632.0
27) 2710.7
28) 2810.7
38) 3810.7
45) 4510.7
50) 5010.7
58) 5810.7
60) 6021.4
64) 6410.7
65) 6510.7
80) 8010.7
98) Don't know10.7
99) No answer32.0
Missing3694 
TOTAL148100.0
712) Marital status of sixth person (MAR6)
TOTAL%
1) Married612.2
2) Widowed12.0
3) Divorced36.1
4) Separated24.1
5) Never married3775.5
Missing3793 
TOTAL49100.0
713) Is the sixth person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
714) Where is the sixth person staying? (WHERE6)
TOTAL%
3) Institution1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
715) Relationship of seventh person to head of household (RELATE7)
TOTAL%
3) Child4379.6
5) Grand or great-grandchild23.7
6) Parent or parent-in-law59.3
7) Other relative35.6
8) Non-relative11.9
Missing3788 
TOTAL54100.0
716) Gender of seventh person (GENDER7)
TOTAL%
1) Male2851.9
2) Female2546.3
8) Don't know11.9
Missing3788 
TOTAL54100.0
717) Age of seventh person (OLD7)
TOTAL%
0) 035.6
1) 135.6
2) 247.4
3) 359.3
4) 435.6
5) 535.6
7) 747.4
8) 811.9
9) 935.6
10) 1023.7
11) 11713.0
13) 1311.9
14) 1411.9
15) 1511.9
16) 1611.9
17) 1711.9
18) 1811.9
23) 2311.9
24) 2411.9
31) 3111.9
32) 3211.9
46) 4611.9
51) 5111.9
76) 7611.9
88) 8811.9
98) Don't know11.9
99) No answer11.9
Missing3788 
TOTAL54100.0
718) Marital status of seventh person (MAR7)
TOTAL%
1) Married426.7
2) Widowed213.3
5) Never married853.3
8) Don't know16.7
Missing3827 
TOTAL15100.0
719) Relationship of eighth person to head of household (RELATE8)
TOTAL%
3) Child1568.2
6) Parent or parent-in-law313.6
7) Other relative418.2
Missing3820 
TOTAL22100.0
720) Gender of eighth person (GENDER8)
TOTAL%
1) Male1150.0
2) Female1150.0
Missing3820 
TOTAL22100.0
721) Age of eighth person (OLD8)
TOTAL%
0) 0418.2
1) 1313.6
2) 229.1
5) 514.5
6) 614.5
8) 814.5
9) 929.1
13) 1314.5
17) 1714.5
21) 2114.5
22) 2214.5
24) 2414.5
25) 2514.5
28) 2814.5
99) No answer14.5
Missing3820 
TOTAL22100.0
722) Marital status of eighth person (MAR8)
TOTAL%
1) Married112.5
5) Never married675.0
8) Don't know112.5
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
723) Relationship of ninth person to head of household (RELATE9)
TOTAL%
3) Child964.3
6) Parent or parent-in-law214.3
7) Other relative321.4
Missing3828 
TOTAL14100.0
724) Gender of ninth person (GENDER9)
TOTAL%
1) Male964.3
2) Female535.7
Missing3828 
TOTAL14100.0
725) Age of ninth person (OLD9)
TOTAL%
1) 117.1
3) 3214.3
4) 4321.4
5) 517.1
6) 617.1
11) 1117.1
19) 1917.1
23) 2317.1
24) 24214.3
99) No answer17.1
Missing3828 
TOTAL14100.0
726) Marital status of ninth person (MAR9)
TOTAL%
1) Married120.0
5) Never married480.0
Missing3837 
TOTAL5100.0
727) Is the ninth person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY9)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
728) Where is the ninth person staying? (WHERE9)
TOTAL%
3) Institution1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
729) Relationship of tenth person to head of household (RELATE10)
TOTAL%
3) Child675.0
7) Other relative225.0
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
730) Gender of tenth person (GENDER10)
TOTAL%
1) Male787.5
2) Female112.5
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
731) Age of tenth person (OLD10)
TOTAL%
2) 2112.5
4) 4225.0
5) 5112.5
6) 6112.5
19) 19112.5
24) 24112.5
99) No answer112.5
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
732) Marital status of tenth person (MAR10)
TOTAL%
5) Never married3100.0
Missing3839 
TOTAL3100.0
733) Is the tenth person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
734) Where is the tenth person staying? (WHERE10)
TOTAL%
3) Institution1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
735) Relationship of eleventh person to head of household (RELATE11)
TOTAL%
3) Child2937.7
4) Son or daughter-in-law11.3
5) Grand or great-grandchild33.9
6) Parent or parent-in-law22.6
7) Other relative3444.2
8) Non-relative810.4
Missing3765 
TOTAL77100.0
736) Gender of eleventh person (GENDER11)
TOTAL%
1) Male3849.4
2) Female3950.6
Missing3765 
TOTAL77100.0
737) Age of eleventh person (OLD11)
TOTAL%
1) 111.3
5) 511.3
6) 611.3
7) 711.3
10) 1011.3
14) 1411.3
15) 1511.3
16) 1611.3
17) 1722.6
19) 1933.9
20) 2011.3
21) 2133.9
22) 2222.6
23) 2322.6
24) 2422.6
25) 2522.6
26) 2611.3
28) 2845.2
29) 2911.3
30) 3011.3
31) 3122.6
32) 3233.9
33) 3345.2
34) 3422.6
35) 3533.9
36) 3611.3
37) 3711.3
39) 3911.3
40) 4011.3
44) 4411.3
46) 4611.3
49) 4922.6
50) 5011.3
52) 5222.6
53) 5311.3
54) 5411.3
57) 5711.3
59) 5911.3
60) 6033.9
61) 6111.3
62) 6222.6
64) 6411.3
66) 6611.3
72) 7211.3
76) 7611.3
80) 8011.3
88) 8811.3
98) Don't know33.9
99) No answer11.3
Missing3765 
TOTAL77100.0
738) Marital status of eleventh person (MAR11)
TOTAL%
1) Married811.8
2) Widowed68.8
3) Divorced1319.1
4) Separated57.4
5) Never married3450.0
8) Don't know22.9
Missing3774 
TOTAL68100.0
739) Is the eleventh person staying somewhere else right now? (AWAY11)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
740) Where is the eleventh person staying? (WHERE11)
TOTAL%
1) Another household1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
741) Relationship of twelfth person to head of household (RELATE12)
TOTAL%
3) Child945.0
7) Other relative840.0
8) Non-relative315.0
Missing3822 
TOTAL20100.0
742) Gender of twelfth person (GENDER12)
TOTAL%
1) Male630.0
2) Female1470.0
Missing3822 
TOTAL20100.0
743) Age of twelfth person (OLD12)
TOTAL%
2) 215.0
3) 3315.0
5) 515.0
7) 7210.0
8) 815.0
9) 915.0
12) 1215.0
19) 1915.0
21) 2115.0
23) 2315.0
25) 2515.0
32) 32210.0
34) 3415.0
98) Don't know315.0
Missing3822 
TOTAL20100.0
744) Marital status of twelfth person (MAR12)
TOTAL%
1) Married228.6
5) Never married457.1
8) Don't know114.3
Missing3835 
TOTAL7100.0
745) Relationship of thirteenth person to head of household (RELATE13)
TOTAL%
3) Child555.6
7) Other relative444.4
Missing3833 
TOTAL9100.0
746) Gender of thirteenth person (GENDER13)
TOTAL%
1) Male666.7
2) Female333.3
Missing3833 
TOTAL9100.0
747) Age of thirteenth person (OLD13)
TOTAL%
0) 0222.2
3) 3111.1
4) 4111.1
5) 5111.1
9) 9111.1
27) 27111.1
38) 38111.1
98) Don't know111.1
Missing3833 
TOTAL9100.0
748) Marital status of thirteenth person (MAR13)
TOTAL%
3) Divorced150.0
5) Never married150.0
Missing3840 
TOTAL2100.0
749) Relationship of fourteenth person to head of household (RELATE14)
TOTAL%
6) Parent or parent-in-law150.0
7) Other relative150.0
Missing3840 
TOTAL2100.0
750) Gender of fourteenth person (GENDER14)
TOTAL%
1) Male150.0
2) Female150.0
Missing3840 
TOTAL2100.0
751) Age of fourteenth person (OLD14)
TOTAL%
16) 16150.0
98) Don't know150.0
Missing3840 
TOTAL2100.0
752) Marital status of fourteenth person (MAR14)
TOTAL%
5) Never married1100.0
Missing3841 
TOTAL1100.0
753) Relationship of first person to head of household, revised (RELHHD1)
TOTAL%
1) Head of household3842100.0
TOTAL3842100.0
754) Relationship of second person to head of household, revised (RELHHD2)
TOTAL%
2) Spouse182664.3
3) Partner, fiancÚ, boyfriend, girlfriend, etc.35812.6
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild47116.6
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild90.3
6) Son-in-law, daughter-in-law20.1
7) Parent40.1
8) Parent-in-law110.4
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent50.2
10) Uncle or aunt431.5
11) Niece or nephew40.1
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling682.4
14) Sibling-in-law160.6
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)20.1
16) Roommate, housemate80.3
98) Don't know80.3
99) No answer70.2
Missing1000 
TOTAL2842100.0
755) Relationship of third person to head of household, revised (RELHHD3)
TOTAL%
3) Partner, fiancÚ, boyfriend, girlfriend, etc.60.4
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild125787.2
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild130.9
6) Son-in-law, daughter-in-law80.6
7) Parent20.1
8) Parent-in-law100.7
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent50.3
10) Uncle or aunt292.0
11) Niece or nephew60.4
12) Cousin20.1
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling453.1
14) Sibling-in-law181.2
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)181.2
16) Roommate, housemate161.1
98) Don't know40.3
99) No answer20.1
Missing2401 
TOTAL1441100.0
756) Relationship of fourth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD4)
TOTAL%
3) Partner, fiancÚ, boyfriend, girlfriend, etc.20.2
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild76090.0
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild50.6
7) Parent30.4
8) Parent-in-law91.1
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent20.2
10) Uncle or aunt91.1
11) Niece or nephew20.2
12) Cousin10.1
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling151.8
14) Sibling-in-law111.3
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)121.4
16) Roommate, housemate101.2
98) Don't know10.1
99) No answer20.2
Missing2998 
TOTAL844100.0
757) Relationship of fifth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD5)
TOTAL%
3) Partner, fiancÚ, boyfriend, girlfriend, etc.10.3
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild33487.9
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild20.5
6) Son-in-law, daughter-in-law10.3
7) Parent10.3
8) Parent-in-law82.1
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent30.8
10) Uncle or aunt71.8
12) Cousin10.3
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling61.6
14) Sibling-in-law61.6
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)61.6
16) Roommate, housemate30.8
98) Don't know10.3
Missing3462 
TOTAL380100.0
758) Relationship of sixth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD6)
TOTAL%
3) Partner, fiancÚ, boyfriend, girlfriend, etc.10.7
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild12081.1
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild10.7
6) Son-in-law, daughter-in-law10.7
8) Parent-in-law96.1
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent21.4
10) Uncle or aunt32.0
11) Niece or nephew32.0
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling42.7
14) Sibling-in-law21.4
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)10.7
16) Roommate, housemate10.7
Missing3694 
TOTAL148100.0
759) Relationship of seventh person to head of household, revised (RELHHD7)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild4379.6
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild23.7
8) Parent-in-law59.3
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent11.9
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling11.9
14) Sibling-in-law11.9
16) Roommate, housemate11.9
Missing3788 
TOTAL54100.0
760) Relationship of eighth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD8)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild1568.2
8) Parent-in-law313.6
10) Uncle or aunt14.5
11) Niece or nephew14.5
12) Cousin14.5
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling14.5
Missing3820 
TOTAL22100.0
761) Relationship of ninth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD9)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild964.3
8) Parent-in-law214.3
11) Niece or nephew17.1
12) Cousin17.1
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling17.1
Missing3828 
TOTAL14100.0
762) Relationship of tenth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD10)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild675.0
12) Cousin112.5
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling112.5
Missing3834 
TOTAL8100.0
763) Relationship of eleventh person to head of household, revised (RELHHD11)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild2937.7
5) Grandchild, great-grandchild33.9
6) Son-in-law, daughter-in-law11.3
8) Parent-in-law22.6
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent11.3
10) Uncle or aunt45.2
11) Niece or nephew67.8
12) Cousin11.3
13) Brother, sister - full-, half- or step-sibling22.6
14) Sibling-in-law1620.8
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)45.2
16) Roommate, housemate810.4
Missing3765 
TOTAL77100.0
764) Relationship of twelfth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD12)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild945.0
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent15.0
11) Niece or nephew15.0
12) Cousin15.0
14) Sibling-in-law210.0
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)315.0
16) Roommate, housemate315.0
Missing3822 
TOTAL20100.0
765) Relationship of thirteenth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD13)
TOTAL%
4) Child, natural or adopted, stepchild555.6
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent111.1
11) Niece or nephew222.2
15) Other relative (great-aunt, grandniece, etc.)111.1
Missing3833 
TOTAL9100.0
766) Relationship of fourteenth person to head of household, revised (RELHHD14)
TOTAL%
8) Parent-in-law150.0
9) Grandparent, great-grandparent150.0
Missing3840 
TOTAL2100.0
767) Number in family of person who was household informant (i.e., who provided information on household members). (HEFINFO)
TOTAL%
1) First person202679.8
2) Second person41916.5
3) Third person532.1
4) Fourth person130.5
5) Fifth person20.1
11) Eleventh person30.1
22) Not in household220.9
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
768) Race of household (HHRACE)
TOTAL%
1) White179770.8
2) Black37314.7
3) American Indian210.8
4) Asiatic, Oriental461.8
5) Other, mixed29411.6
8) Don't know70.3
Missing1304 
TOTAL2538100.0
769) Number in family of respondent (RESPNUM)
TOTAL%
1) First person274771.5
2) Second person89323.2
3) Third person1413.7
4) Fourth person300.8
5) Fifth person140.4
6) Sixth person60.2
7) Seventh person20.1
8) Eighth person10.0
9) Ninth person10.0
11) Eleventh person50.1
13) Thirteenth person10.0
Missing1 
TOTAL3841100.0
770) Household type (HHTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) One adult, no children100326.1
2) One adult, one or more children1904.9
3) Two adults, one married; no children92224.0
4) Two adults, one married, one or more children46612.1
5) Two adults, don't know if married; no children110.3
6) Two adults, don't know if married; one or more children150.4
7) Two adults, unmarried, unrelated, opposite sex; no children1524.0
8) Two adults, unmarried, unrelated, opposite sex, one or more children862.2
9) Two adults, unmarried, unrelated, same sex; no children250.7
10) Two adults, unmarried, unrelated, same sex; one or more children30.1
11) Two adults, unmarried, related; no children1985.2
12) Two adults, unmarried, related; one or more children611.6
13) Two adults, unmarried, don't know if related; no children40.1
21) Three adults, marital status unsure, related; no children20.1
23) Three adults, unmarried, related; no children581.5
26) Three adults, marital status unsure, 2nd person related, 3rd person unrelated; no children50.1
27) Three adults, unmarried, 2nd person related, 3rd person unrelated; no children230.6
33) Three adults, one married, two related; no children60.2
37) Three adults, one married, 2nd person unrelated, 3rd person related, no children20.1
41) Three adults, two married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person related; no children1564.1
43) Three adults, two married, 2nd person related, 3rd person related; no children60.2
44) Three adults, two married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person unrelated, no children20.1
48) Three adults, two married, two unrelated, no children10.0
51) Three adults, three married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person related; no children50.1
56) Three adults, three married, 2nd person related, 3rd person unrelated, no children10.0
100) Four or more adults, unmarried, no children421.1
101) Four or more adults, one married, no children30.1
102) Four or more adults, two married, no children982.6
103) Four or more adults, three married, no children30.1
104) Four or more adults, four or more married, no children110.3
123) Three adults, unmarried, related, one or more children140.4
126) Three adults, unmarried, 2nd person related, one or more children10.0
127) Three adults, unmarried, 2nd person unrelated, 3rd person related; one or more children190.5
131) Three adults, one married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person related, one or more children10.0
133) Three adults, one married, 2nd person related, one or more children40.1
137) Three adults, one married, 2nd person unrelated, 3rd person related, one or more children20.1
141) Three adults, two married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person related; one or more children1012.6
143) Three adults, two married, 2nd person related, 3rd person related, one or more children70.2
144) Three adults, two married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person unrelated; one or more children10.0
151) Three adults, three married, 2nd person spouse, 3rd person related, one or more children80.2
200) Four or more adul