Middletown Area Study, 1992

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Identification Number (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL505253146
2) Sex of respondent: (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male22745.0
2) Female27855.0
TOTAL505100.0
3) Are you currently married, widowed, separated, divorced, or have you never been married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married30260.2
2) Widowed489.6
3) Separated71.4
4) Divorced479.4
5) Never been married9819.5
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
4) What is the last grade you completed in school? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
2) Elementary--210.2
8) Elementary--861.2
9) High school--971.4
10) High school--10183.6
11) High school--11163.2
12) High school--1219238.4
13) College--freshman397.8
14) College--sophomore5310.6
15) College--junior346.8
16) College--senior7314.6
17) College--graduate or professional489.6
18) Trade school132.6
Missing5 
TOTAL500100.0
5) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY MARRIED: What is the last grade your (husband/wife) completed in school? (SPEDUC)
TOTAL%
4) Elementary--410.2
7) Elementary--720.4
8) Elementary--820.4
9) High school--961.2
10) High school--1091.8
11) High school--1191.8
12) High school--1212224.8
13) College--freshman193.9
14) College--sophomore265.3
15) College--junior122.4
16) College--senior5310.8
17) College--graduate or professional285.7
18) Trade school102.0
19) Not applicable (not married)19239.1
Missing14 
TOTAL491100.0
6) How many children do you have? (DEPEND)
TOTAL%
0) 0 kids11523.0
1) 1 kid7314.6
2) 2 kids12825.6
3) 3 kids9018.0
4) 4 kids5410.8
5) 5 kids234.6
6) 6 kids71.4
7) 7 kids71.4
8) 8 or more kids30.6
Missing5 
TOTAL500100.0
7) Were you born in Delaware County, some other county in Indiana, or outside Indiana? (DELAWARE)
TOTAL%
1) Delaware County20841.4
2) Other Indiana county14829.4
3) Outside Indiana14729.2
Missing2 
TOTAL503100.0
8) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO WERE BORN IN DELAWARE COUNTY: Were you born in Muncie? (MUNCIE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18137.5
2) No296.0
3) Not applicable27356.5
Missing22 
TOTAL483100.0
9) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO WERE BORN OUTSIDE INDIANA: Where were you born? (STATE)
TOTAL%
1) Alabama30.6
3) Arizona10.2
4) Arkansas20.4
5) California10.2
9) Florida30.6
10) Georgia10.2
11) Hawaii10.2
13) Illinois81.6
15) Iowa30.6
16) Kansas10.2
17) Kentucky142.8
18) Louisiana30.6
20) Maryland10.2
21) Massachusetts10.2
22) Michigan142.8
23) Minnesota30.6
24) Mississippi51.0
25) Missouri40.8
27) Nebraska10.2
30) New Jersey20.4
32) New York61.2
33) North Carolina20.4
35) Ohio204.0
36) Oklahoma10.2
38) Pennsylvania91.8
41) South Dakota10.2
42) Tennessee234.7
43) Texas10.2
46) Virginia30.6
48) West Virginia40.8
49) Wisconsin30.6
51) Other country51.0
52) Not applicable34469.6
Missing11 
TOTAL494100.0
10) To which racial group do you belong? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White47794.6
2) Black214.2
3) Other61.2
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
11) What is your age, please? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL50245.85518
12) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: What is your spouse's age, please? (SPAGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL29447.66715
13) Last week, were you working full time, part time, going to school, keeping house, or are you retired? (WORKSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Working full time23446.3
2) Working part time and not in school438.5
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike or maternity leave20.4
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work122.4
5) Retired11422.6
6) In school458.9
7) Keeping house448.7
8) Other112.2
TOTAL505100.0
14) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE EMPLOYED: What kind of work do you do? (GENOCC)
TOTAL%
1) Laborers--unskilled41.4
2) Laborers--semiskilled4516.3
3) Operatives207.2
4) Craftsmen6021.7
5) Clerical238.3
6) Sales4817.4
7) Managers7627.5
Missing229 
TOTAL276100.0
15) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE EMPLOYED. BASED ON OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM OF THE U.S. BUREAU OF THE CENSUS (1980) WITH MAN-POWER'S SEI SCORES (SEXES COMBINED). SEE 1992 RDM FILE FOR CLASSIFICATION AND SEI RANKINGS.: What specifically do you do for employment? (SPECOCC)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL27358.15824
16) Last year, was your total household income, from all sources, before taxes: (HHINCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,0008217.4
2) Between $5,000 & $10,000398.3
3) Between $10,000 & $15,000326.8
4) Between $15,000 & $20,000449.4
5) Between $20,000 & $25,0004910.4
6) Between $25,000 & $30,00011123.6
7) Between $30,000 & $50,0006914.7
8) Between $50,000 & $75,000183.8
9) Between $75,000 & $100,00030.6
10) $100,000 or more81.7
11) Don't know153.2
Missing35 
TOTAL470100.0
17) Have you usually thought of yourself: (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) As a Republican12524.9
2) As an Independent10621.1
3) As a Democrat15731.3
4) As a member of some other party30.6
5) Sometimes a Republican, sometimes a Democrat10520.9
6) Don't know61.2
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
18) How would you consider your overall political views? Would you say you are: (POLVIEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Very liberal183.6
2) Liberal10621.0
3) Middle-of-the-road21542.7
4) Conservative13426.6
5) Very conservative204.0
6) Don't know112.2
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
19) Which issue do you consider to be most important in this year's presidential campaign? (ISSUE)
TOTAL%
1) Taxes438.6
2) Reducing crime306.0
3) The state of the economy29859.5
4) Education reform5010.0
5) Protecting the environment163.2
6) Abortion285.6
7) Health care reform346.8
8) Minority rights20.4
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
20) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO LISTED TAXES AS THE MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE IN THIS YEAR'S PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN: Do you think taxes should not be increased, or do you think taxes should be increased to help reduce the federal budget deficit? (TAXES)
TOTAL%
1) Not increased326.6
2) Increased40.8
3) Don't know71.4
4) Not applicable44491.2
Missing18 
TOTAL487100.0
21) How would you judge the American economy? Would you say the American economy today is in: (AMERECON)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent shape10.2
2) Good shape275.4
3) OK shape9619.1
4) Not very good shape23446.5
5) Terrible shape14228.2
6) Don't know30.6
Missing2 
TOTAL503100.0
22) How satisfied would you say you are these days with your financial situation? (FINSAT)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied6112.2
2) Somewhat satisfied22845.4
3) Are you neutral244.8
4) Somewhat dissatisfied13025.9
5) Very dissatisfied5711.4
6) Don't know20.4
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
23) "The American government should guarantee a job to everyone willing to work." Do you: (GUARJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree with this statement377.3
2) Agree20640.9
3) Are you neutral428.3
4) Disagree17935.5
5) Strongly disagree346.7
6) Don't know61.2
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
24) "To solve the problems of poverty and unemployment, we must create a society in which goods and services are distributed more or less equally among all people." Do you: (EQUALDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree275.4
2) Agree24348.5
3) Are you neutral408.0
4) Disagree15330.5
5) Strongly disagree244.8
6) Don't know142.8
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
25) An economic question that ties more into the presidential election is this: Do you believe, if Bill Clinton is elected president, that his proposed economic policies: (CECON)
TOTAL%
1) Will make the American economy better11923.7
2) Will make the American economy worse13025.9
3) Will have little effect on the economy7615.1
4) Are you not sure what will happen17735.3
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
26) Do you believe, if Ross Perot is elected president, that his proposed economic policies: (PECON)
TOTAL%
1) Will make the American economy better15030.2
2) Will make the American economy worse8517.1
3) Will have little effect on the economy7615.3
4) Are you not sure what will happen18637.4
Missing8 
TOTAL497100.0
27) Do you believe, if George Bush is re-elected president, that his proposed economic policies: (BECON)
TOTAL%
1) Will make the American economy better9418.8
2) Will make the American economy worse14829.5
3) Will have little effect on the economy14629.1
4) Are you not sure what will happen11322.6
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
28) What or who do you believe is the most responsible for good or bad economic times in the United States? (RESPONSB)
TOTAL%
1) The United States Congress20040.8
2) The president7314.9
3) U.S. businessmen408.2
4) Foreign competition316.3
5) Trends in the economy that no one can control5811.8
6) Are you not sure8818.0
Missing15 
TOTAL490100.0
29) What is your religious preference? (RELPREF)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic14128.4
2) Protestant17635.5
3) Christian10721.6
4) Jewish20.4
5) Other: like Islam, etc.142.8
6) None5210.5
7) Don't know40.8
Missing9 
TOTAL496100.0
30) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN: What is your affiliation or denomination? (DENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Methodist7515.5
2) Methodist: Union Chapel, Center Chapel or Fountain Square81.7
3) Episcopal51.0
4) Presbyterian, not part of Presbyterian Church, USA20.4
5) Presbyterian, part of Presbyterian Church, USA51.0
6) Presbyterian, not sure if part of Presbyterian Church, USA10.2
7) Lutheran, not part of the Missouri Synod71.4
8) Lutheran, part of the Missouri Synod30.6
9) Lutheran, not sure if part of the Missouri Synod10.2
10) Baptist, not part of American Baptist Churches234.8
11) Baptist, part of American Baptist Churches377.7
12) Baptist, not sure if part of American Baptist Churches71.4
13) Christian, not part of the Disciples of Christ81.7
14) Christian, part of the Disciples of Christ71.4
15) Christian, not sure if part of the Disciples of Christ40.8
16) United Church of Christ71.4
17) Church of the Brethren40.8
18) Friends Church30.6
19) Unitarian-Universalist10.2
20) Nazarene122.5
21) Assembly of God30.6
22) Church of God91.9
23) Other183.7
24) Nondenominational245.0
25) Not applicable (Not Protestant/Christian)20943.3
Missing22 
TOTAL483100.0
31) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CHRISTIAN OR PROTESTANT OR CATHOLIC: Is being Charismatic, such as speaking in tongues, an important part of Christianity to you? (CHARISMA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes479.8
2) No35874.7
3) Not sure163.3
4) Don't know what being Charismatic is40.8
5) Not applicable5411.3
Missing26 
TOTAL479100.0
32) How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Never6513.3
2) About once a year357.1
3) A few times a year7114.5
4) About once a month408.2
5) More than once a month5210.6
6) Once a week15130.8
7) More than once a week7114.5
8) Don't know51.0
Missing15 
TOTAL490100.0
33) Which of the following statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.14028.6
2) The Bible is the inspired word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.28458.0
3) The Bible is an ancient book of stories, legends, history and moral principles.5511.2
4) Don't know112.2
Missing15 
TOTAL490100.0
34) If you had the chance, to what extent would you enjoy learning more about Eastern religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism? (EASTRELS)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal499.9
2) Somewhat17535.4
3) Not at all25050.6
4) Don't know204.0
Missing11 
TOTAL494100.0
35) "Human beings have been corrupted by sin, and without God's grace, we would all be lost." Do you: (GODGRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7715.7
2) Agree23447.7
3) Are you neutral438.8
4) Disagree11323.0
5) Strongly disagree142.9
6) Don't know102.0
Missing14 
TOTAL491100.0
36) "America is God's chosen nation." Do you: (GODCHOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree91.8
2) Agree8216.6
3) Are you neutral5611.3
4) Disagree29559.7
5) Strongly disagree377.5
6) Don't know153.0
Missing11 
TOTAL494100.0
37) "Public officials have an obligation to be directed by the moral teachings of their church." Do you: (CHRPUBO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree193.8
2) Agree20842.0
3) Are you neutral418.3
4) Disagree18437.2
5) Strongly disagree265.3
6) Don't know173.4
Missing10 
TOTAL495100.0
38) Which of the following statements best describes your opinion about abortion? (ABORTION)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion should never be permitted.6513.2
2) Abortion should be permitted only if the life and health of the woman is in danger.21443.3
3) Abortion should be permitted if, due to her particular situation, the woman would have difficulty in caring for the child.6813.8
4) Abortion should never be forbidden.12425.1
5) Don't know234.7
Missing11 
TOTAL494100.0
39) Which statement do you believe best describes George Bush's position on abortion? (BABORT)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion should never be permitted.14328.8
2) Abortion should be permitted only if the life and health of the woman is in danger.20741.6
3) Abortion should be permitted if, due to her particular situation, the woman would have difficulty in caring for the child.214.2
4) Abortion should never be forbidden.255.0
5) Don't know10120.3
Missing8 
TOTAL497100.0
40) Which statement do you believe best describes Bill Clinton's position on abortion? (CABORT)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion should never be permitted.428.4
2) Abortion should be permitted only if the life and health of the woman is in danger.9118.2
3) Abortion should be permitted if, due to her particular situation, the woman would have difficulty in caring for the child.7615.2
4) Abortion should never be forbidden.18036.1
5) Don't know11022.0
Missing6 
TOTAL499100.0
41) Which statement do you believe best describes Ross Perot's position on abortion? (PABORT)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion should never be permitted.316.3
2) Abortion should be permitted only if the life and health of the woman is in danger.7515.1
3) Abortion should be permitted if, due to her particular situation, the woman would have difficulty in caring for the child.5410.9
4) Abortion should never be forbidden.8917.9
5) Don't know24749.8
Missing9 
TOTAL496100.0
42) Which of the following describes how politically important the abortion issue is to you: (POLBEH)
TOTAL%
1) A political candidate's position on abortion has been the major issue I have used to decide which candidate to vote for.428.4
2) A candidate's position on abortion has been one of the major issues I have used to decide which candidate to vote for.10320.5
3) The abortion issue has been of some importance to me in voting for a candidate.16833.5
4) The abortion issue has been of little or no importance to me in voting for a candidate17334.5
5) Don't know163.2
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
43) Think of four adults who presently have an influence on you in your life. Now, how many would you say have the same views as you do about abortion? Would you say that: (ABOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) All of them have the same position as you do on abortion (4 out of 4)18837.5
2) Most of them do (3 out of 4)12525.0
3) About half of them do (2 out of 4)10420.8
4) Few of them do (1 out of 4)255.0
5) None of them do (0 out of 4)193.8
6) Don't know408.0
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
44) Which has been more important in shaping your views about abortion: (RELPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Your religious beliefs15731.5
2) Your political beliefs295.8
3) Both have been about equally important14328.7
4) Neither has been important15931.9
5) Don't know112.2
Missing6 
TOTAL499100.0
45) To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statement: "All human life is worth preserving. This can be done by eliminating both the practice of doctors painlessly ending the lives of terminally ill patients and the state's policy of executing people convicted of capital crimes." Do you: (ALLLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree377.6
2) Agree10621.7
3) Are you neutral5912.1
4) Disagree22846.6
5) Strongly disagree295.9
6) Don't know306.1
Missing16 
TOTAL489100.0
46) Should there be a law protecting homosexuals from being dismissed from their jobs as teachers in public schools? (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26152.5
2) No18036.2
3) Not sure5611.3
Missing8 
TOTAL497100.0
47) How much do you agree or disagree with this statement: "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." Do you: (WOMENAT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree234.6
2) Agree14528.9
3) Are you neutral489.6
4) Disagree21843.4
5) Strongly disagree6312.5
6) Don't know51.0
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
48) "Americans today need to take strong steps to eliminate pornography, even if it means censoring movies, television, and magazines." Do you: (PORNO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8316.6
2) Agree21442.7
3) Are you neutral204.0
4) Disagree14729.3
5) Strongly disagree295.8
6) Don't know81.6
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
49) "A breakdown in morality is the major cause of the lawlessness we find in so many of our major cities in the United States." Do you: (LAWLESS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7715.4
2) Agree29659.1
3) Are you neutral173.4
4) Disagree8617.2
5) Strongly disagree81.6
6) Don't know173.4
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
50) "If a woman is unmarried and pregnant, marrying the father is the correct thing to do." Do you: (MURPHYBR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree112.2
2) Agree8517.0
3) Are you neutral5711.4
4) Disagree28957.7
5) Strongly disagree499.8
6) Don't know102.0
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
51) "I can pretty much determine what will happen in my life." Do you: (MYLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree265.2
2) Agree24148.0
3) Are you neutral255.0
4) Disagree17735.3
5) Strongly disagree214.2
6) Don't know122.4
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
52) "In order to make families stronger today, the government should require businesses to set up childcare programs." Do you: (GOVINTER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree509.9
2) Agree24648.9
3) Are you neutral357.0
4) Disagree14929.6
5) Strongly disagree112.2
6) Don't know122.4
Missing2 
TOTAL503100.0
53) How would you describe your intention to vote on Tuesday, November 3? (VOTEINT)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely going to the polls and vote on November 346593.0
2) Probably going to vote275.4
3) Not sure whether you will vote81.6
Missing5 
TOTAL500100.0
54) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO WILL DEFINITELY OR PROBABLY VOTE ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3: Which candidate for president of the United States will you vote for on Tuesday, November 3? (VOTE1)
TOTAL%
1) Bush14229.5
2) Clinton17335.9
3) Perot6212.9
4) Other30.6
5) Don't know yet9219.1
6) Not applicable102.1
Missing23 
TOTAL482100.0
55) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO WILL DEFINITELY OR PROBABLY VOTE, BUT WHO DON'T YET KNOW WHOM THEY WILL VOTE FOR: Even though you don't know for sure how you will vote, which presidential candidate are you leaning toward? (VOTE2)
TOTAL%
1) Bush255.4
2) Clinton183.9
3) Perot173.6
4) Other30.6
5) Not applicable40386.5
Missing39 
TOTAL466100.0
56) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE NOT SURE WHETHER THEY WILL VOTE ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3: If you decide to vote on Tuesday. November 3, which presidential candidate will you vote for? (VOTE3)
TOTAL%
2) Clinton20.4
3) Perot10.2
5) Don't know yet71.4
6) Not applicable48398.0
Missing12 
TOTAL493100.0
57) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE NOT SURE WHETHER THEY WILL VOTE AND ARE NOT SURE WHO THEY WOULD VOTE FOR: Even though you don't know for sure how you will vote, which presidential candidate are you leaning toward? (VOTE4)
TOTAL%
3) Perot20.4
5) Not applicable48699.6
Missing17 
TOTAL488100.0
58) Which presidential candidate, Bush or Clinton or Perot, shows the greatest concern with uniting the country? (UNITY)
TOTAL%
1) Bush14028.1
2) Clinton17434.9
3) Perot11623.3
4) Other candidate30.6
5) Don't know6513.1
Missing7 
TOTAL498100.0
59) Which presidential candidate (Bush or Clinton or Perot) shows the greatest concern with aiding those whose jobs have been eliminated? (AIDJOBS)
TOTAL%
1) Bush10020.1
2) Clinton23046.3
3) Perot10521.1
5) Don't know6212.5
Missing8 
TOTAL497100.0
60) Which presidential candidate (Bush or Clinton or Perot) shows the greatest concern for the needs of business owners? (BUSINESS)
TOTAL%
1) Bush22444.7
2) Clinton8316.6
3) Perot14428.7
4) Other candidate10.2
5) Don't know499.8
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
61) Which presidential candidate (Bush or Clinton or Perot) shows the greatest concern for working mothers? (WORKMOMS)
TOTAL%
1) Bush8416.9
2) Clinton25351.0
3) Perot367.3
4) Other candidate51.0
5) Don't know11823.8
Missing9 
TOTAL496100.0
62) The media have been accused of making the national economy seem worse than it actually is. Do you think the media are exaggerating economic problems in America? (MEDIA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20540.8
2) No26152.0
3) Not sure367.2
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
63) Do you have any legally adopted children? (ADOPT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes183.6
2) No48496.4
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
64) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE LEGALLY ADOPTED CHILDREN: How many boys have you legally adopted? (BOYS)
TOTAL%
0) 051.0
1) 181.6
5) Not applicable47897.4
Missing14 
TOTAL491100.0
65) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE LEGALLY ADOPTED CHILDREN: How many girls have you legally adopted? (GIRLS)
TOTAL%
1) 171.4
2) 220.4
5) Not applicable47898.2
Missing18 
TOTAL487100.0
66) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE LEGALLY ADOPTED CHILDREN: Were you able to choose whether your adopted children would be boys or girls? (CHOOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes61.2
2) No51.0
3) Yes for some, but not for all10.2
4) Not applicable48097.6
Missing13 
TOTAL492100.0
67) Imagine that you had no children, and desired to have children, but have been told you can have just one child in your lifetime. If that one child would be biologically your own and you could choose the sex of the child, would you choose: (BIOCHILD)
TOTAL%
1) A boy5210.4
2) A girl234.6
3) Leave it up to nature42485.0
Missing6 
TOTAL499100.0
68) Imagine that you had no children, and desired to have children, but have been told you can have just one child in your lifetime. If that one child would be adopted by you and you could choose the sex of that child, would you choose: (ADOCHILD)
TOTAL%
1) A boy10020.8
2) A girl5912.3
3) Leave it up to the adoption agency32266.9
Missing24 
TOTAL481100.0
69) How satisfied are you with the care you receive from your physician? Are you: (DOCTOR)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all satisfied193.9
2) Not too satisfied234.7
3) Somewhat satisfied20942.6
4) Very satisfied23547.9
5) Don't know51.0
Missing14 
TOTAL491100.0
70) What type of health insurance coverage do you have? (INSURANC)
TOTAL%
1) Blue Cross/Blue Shield13126.1
2) Self-insured/private policy469.2
3) Specific company14128.1
4) Medicare7815.5
5) Other428.4
6) None438.6
7) Don't know214.2
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
71) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE: Do you get this insurance through your job? (JOBINS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32368.3
2) No14831.3
3) Not sure10.2
4) Not applicable10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL473100.0
72) Do you feel that you have enough insurance coverage to take care of your health care needs now and in the future? (ENOUGHIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29158.8
2) No15531.3
3) Sometimes/depends on situation448.9
4) Other20.4
5) Don't know30.6
Missing10 
TOTAL495100.0
73) The federal government should provide an insurance plan to help with the cost of long-term nursing home care. Do you: (NURSHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8617.1
2) Agree27654.9
3) Are you neutral499.7
4) Disagree6512.9
5) Strongly disagree112.2
6) Don't know163.2
Missing2 
TOTAL503100.0
74) The federal government should provide a system of national health insurance that would provide coverage for everyone. Do you: (NATHCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7715.3
2) Agree26452.4
3) Are you neutral387.5
4) Disagree9518.8
5) Strongly disagree153.0
6) Don't know153.0
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
75) In your opinion, which of the following areas of concern is the most important problem that faces our society? (SOCIETY)
TOTAL%
1) Elimination of federal budget deficit10921.6
2) The rising cost of health care438.5
3) Education of the young9017.8
4) Looking after the elderly61.2
5) Finding a cure for AIDS193.8
6) Promoting traditional family values448.7
7) Improving the economy and reducing unemployment17334.3
8) Other81.6
9) None of those mentioned20.4
10) Don't know112.2
TOTAL505100.0
76) Total length of interview, (in minutes): (TIME)
TOTAL%
0) 30.6
10) 142.8
11) 183.6
12) 306.0
13) 387.5
14) 438.5
15) 12224.2
16) 367.1
17) 387.5
18) 275.4
19) 193.8
20) 5510.9
21) 91.8
22) 91.8
23) 91.8
24) 40.8
25) 142.8
26) 51.0
27) 20.4
30) 30.6
32) 20.4
40) 20.4
44) 10.2
45) 10.2
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
77) Sample type? (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Regular (Not a special Catholic sample)38677.4
2) St. Mary's sample459.0
3) St. Francis sample214.2
4) St. Lawrence sample479.4
Missing6 
TOTAL499100.0
78) In general, what was the respondent's attitude toward the interview? (COOP)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly and eager37274.3
2) Cooperative but not particularly eager11122.2
3) Indifferent and bored132.6
4) Hostile51.0
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
79) How was the respondent's understanding of the questions? (UNDERST)
TOTAL%
1) Good40681.0
2) Fair7915.8
3) Poor163.2
Missing4 
TOTAL501100.0
80) I-SEX: Sex of respondent: (for use with on-line analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male22745.0
2) Female27855.0
TOTAL505100.0
81) I-MARITAL: Are you currently married, widowed, separated, divorced, or have you never been married? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Married30260.2
1) Widowed489.6
2) Div./Sep.5410.8
3) Nev. marr.9819.5
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
82) I-EDUCATN: What is the last grade you completed in school? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-EDUCATN)
TOTAL%
0) Lt H.S.489.6
1) H.S. grad19238.4
2) SomCol/Trd13927.8
3) Coll grad7314.6
4) Grad schl489.6
Missing5 
TOTAL500100.0
83) I-WHERBORN: Were you born in Delaware County, some other county in Indiana, or outside Indiana? (for use with on-line analysis) (I-WHERBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Delaware County20841.4
2) Other Indiana county14829.4
3) Outside Indiana14729.2
Missing2 
TOTAL503100.0
84) I-RACE: To which racial group do you belong? (for use with on-line analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White47794.6
2) Black214.2
3) Other61.2
Missing1 
TOTAL504100.0
85) I-AGE: What is your age, please? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
0) 17-2910721.3
1) 30-399418.7
2) 40-4910220.3
3) 50-6410320.5
4) 65 & over9619.1
Missing3 
TOTAL502100.0
86) I-INCOME: Last year, was your total household income, from all sources, before taxes: (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
0) 10K & less12126.6
1) 10-20K7616.7
2) 20-30K16035.2
3) 30-50K6915.2
4) 50K & up296.4
Missing50 
TOTAL455100.0
87) I-PARTY: Have you usually thought of yourself: (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-PARTY)
TOTAL%
0) Republican12525.2
1) Independnt10621.4
2) Democrat15731.7
3) Varies/Oth10821.8
Missing9 
TOTAL496100.0
88) I-RELIGION: What is your religious preference? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
0) Catholic14128.4
1) Protestant17635.5
2) Christian10721.6
3) None5210.5
4) Other/DK204.0
Missing9 
TOTAL496100.0