Project Canada 1975-85 Panel Study

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) ID (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5612352.3241455
2) Size of respondent's home city/town (CATEGORY)
TOTAL%
1) 100,000 and above39870.9
2) 99,999-10,00010518.7
3) Less than 10,0005810.3
TOTAL561100.0
3) Province (PROVINCE)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland478.4
1) British Columbia6511.6
2) Alberta7613.5
3) Saskatchewan5710.2
4) Manitoba529.3
5) Ontario6110.9
6) Quebec397.0
7) Nova Scotia5810.3
8) Prince Edward Island529.3
9) New Brunswick549.6
TOTAL561100.0
4) Area of respondent (AREA)
TOTAL%
1) Vancouver458.0
2) Prince George81.4
3) Chase122.1
4) Edmonton6311.2
5) Lethbridge101.8
6) Delia30.5
7) Regina468.2
8) Swift Current61.1
9) Star City50.9
10) Winnipeg397.0
11) Thompson61.1
12) MacGregor71.2
13) Toronto488.6
14) Cornwall91.6
15) Thamesville40.7
16) Montreal285.0
17) Drummond40.7
18) Champlain71.2
19) Halifax488.6
20) Sydney50.9
21) Mulgrave50.9
22) Charlotte458.0
23) Summerside50.9
24) Cardigan20.4
25) St. John468.2
26) Fredton40.7
27) McAdam40.7
28) St. John's356.2
29) Corner Brook81.4
30) Cupids40.7
TOTAL561100.0
5) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Pollution (POLLUT)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious19635.3
2) Fairly serious28150.5
3) Not very serious7914.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
6) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Energy (ENERGY)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17732.3
2) Fairly serious27450.0
3) Not very serious9617.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
7) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - The economy (ECONOMY)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious30657.6
2) Fairly serious18234.3
3) Not very serious438.1
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
8) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - French-English relations (FRENENG)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9717.7
2) Fairly serious19134.8
3) Not very serious26047.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
9) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Crime (CRIME)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious27550.0
2) Fairly serious23041.8
3) Not very serious437.8
9) Varies20.4
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
10) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Poverty (POVERTY)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9918.5
2) Fairly serious25447.6
3) Not very serious18133.9
Missing27 
TOTAL534100.0
11) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Native Indian-white relations (INDWH)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9016.3
2) Fairly serious24344.0
3) Not very serious21939.7
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
12) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Problems of the big cities (CITIES)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious15427.9
2) Fairly serious29052.6
3) Not very serious10619.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
13) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Drugs (DRUGS)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious25045.1
2) Fairly serious22841.2
3) Not very serious7613.7
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
14) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Unemployment (UNEMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious21739.0
2) Fairly serious24143.3
3) Not very serious9917.8
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
15) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - American influence (AMINFLU)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12222.1
2) Fairly serious18032.7
3) Not very serious24845.0
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
16) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious20536.9
2) Fairly serious26146.9
3) Not very serious9016.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
17) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Violence (VIOLENCE)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious26848.2
2) Fairly serious23141.5
3) Not very serious5710.3
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
18) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious21939.5
2) Fairly serious24544.2
3) Not very serious9016.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
19) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Mental disorders (MENTDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious8515.4
2) Fairly serious28251.2
3) Not very serious18333.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
20) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Suicide (SUICIDE)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5910.8
2) Fairly serious18934.7
3) Not very serious29353.9
8) Undecided30.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
21) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Other (PROBS1)
TOTAL%
1) Education710.3
2) Elderly22.9
3) Environment45.9
4) Housing11.5
5) Immigration57.4
6) Laws - enforcement34.4
7) Morality1522.1
8) Politics1420.6
9) Regionalism45.9
10) Unions45.9
11) Welfare abuse22.9
13) Women11.5
20) Miscellaneous68.8
Missing493 
TOTAL68100.0
22) Which of the following comes closer to your opinion? Should Canada have two official languages (French and English), one official language (French of English) or no official language? (BILING)
TOTAL%
1) Canada should have two official languages - French and English.21939.5
2) Canada should have one official language - French.50.9
3) Canada should have one official language - English.28150.7
4) Canada should have no official language.376.7
5) Other20.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies91.6
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
23) What is your general opinion about Canadians: Are they too nationalistic, do they have the right amount of nationalism, or are they not nationalistic enough? (NATISM)
TOTAL%
1) They are too nationalistic.325.9
2) They have about the right amount of nationalism.20537.5
3) They are not nationalistic enough.30455.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies40.7
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
24) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Protestants (ACQPROT)
TOTAL%
1) None254.6
2) 1112.0
3) 2-3183.3
4) 4-10539.8
5) Over 1043680.3
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
25) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Catholics (ACQCATH)
TOTAL%
1) None234.3
2) 1183.4
3) 2-3458.4
4) 4-107914.8
5) Over 1036969.1
Missing27 
TOTAL534100.0
26) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Jews (ACQJEW)
TOTAL%
1) None18740.2
2) 17115.3
3) 2-37917.0
4) 4-106413.8
5) Over 106413.8
Missing96 
TOTAL465100.0
27) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - French Canadians (ACQFREN)
TOTAL%
1) None16531.9
2) 15911.4
3) 2-38316.1
4) 4-106713.0
5) Over 1014327.7
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
28) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - English Canadians (ACQENG)
TOTAL%
1) None101.9
2) 130.6
3) 2-3203.8
4) 4-10397.4
5) Over 1045886.4
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
29) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Orientals (ACQORIEN)
TOTAL%
1) None21844.9
2) 17916.3
3) 2-38417.3
4) 4-105711.8
5) Over 10479.7
Missing76 
TOTAL485100.0
30) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Canadian Indians (ACQIND)
TOTAL%
1) None32366.5
2) 1459.3
3) 2-35711.7
4) 4-10244.9
5) Over 10377.6
Missing75 
TOTAL486100.0
31) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Blacks (ACQBLACK)
TOTAL%
1) None28458.1
2) 18818.0
3) 2-35210.6
4) 4-10377.6
5) Over 10285.7
Missing72 
TOTAL489100.0
32) How many people from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Immigrants (ACQIMMIG)
TOTAL%
1) None15931.4
2) 1428.3
3) 2-38617.0
4) 4-107815.4
5) Over 1014228.0
Missing54 
TOTAL507100.0
33) How much power do you think the following group has? - Rich people (POWRICH)
TOTAL%
1) Too much42178.0
2) Too little71.3
3) Right amount11120.6
9) Varies10.2
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
34) How much power do you think the following group has? - Catholics (POWCATH)
TOTAL%
1) Too much13125.3
2) Too little346.6
3) Right amount35067.6
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing43 
TOTAL518100.0
35) How much power do you think the following group has? - Labor unions (POWLABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Too much45182.3
2) Too little295.3
3) Right amount6411.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies30.5
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
36) How much power do you think the following group has? - Immigrants (POWIMMIG)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6813.2
2) Too little9819.0
3) Right amount34767.1
8) Undecided40.8
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
37) How much power do you think the following group has? - Intellectuals (POWINTEL)
TOTAL%
1) Too much9718.8
2) Too little15530.1
3) Right amount26050.5
8) Undecided30.6
Missing46 
TOTAL515100.0
38) How much power do you think the following group has? - Jews (POWJEW)
TOTAL%
1) Too much11322.4
2) Too little397.7
3) Right amount34969.1
8) Undecided40.8
Missing56 
TOTAL505100.0
39) How much power do you think the following group has? - Canadian Indians (POWIND)
TOTAL%
1) Too much529.9
2) Too little29556.4
3) Right amount17433.3
8) Undecided20.4
Missing38 
TOTAL523100.0
40) How much power do you think the following group has? - Communists (POWCOM)
TOTAL%
1) Too much21642.6
2) Too little203.9
3) Right amount26552.3
8) Undecided61.2
Missing54 
TOTAL507100.0
41) How much power do you think the following group has? - Protestants (POWPROT)
TOTAL%
1) Too much346.6
2) Too little438.3
3) Right amount43584.3
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varies10.2
Missing45 
TOTAL516100.0
42) How much power do you think the following group has? - Women (POWWOMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Too much264.9
2) Too little25147.1
3) Right amount25347.5
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies20.4
Missing28 
TOTAL533100.0
43) How much power do you think the following group has? - French Canadians (POWFREN)
TOTAL%
1) Too much22944.0
2) Too little5410.4
3) Right amount23545.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing41 
TOTAL520100.0
44) How much power do you think the following group has? - English Canadians (POWENG)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5610.9
2) Too little11622.6
3) Right amount33966.0
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing47 
TOTAL514100.0
45) How much power do you think the following group has? - Big corporations (POWCORP)
TOTAL%
1) Too much44882.5
2) Too little91.7
3) Right amount8415.5
8) Undecided20.4
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
46) How much power do you think the following group has? - Men (POWMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Too much13325.5
2) Too little366.9
3) Right amount35067.0
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing39 
TOTAL522100.0
47) How much power do you think the following group has? - Americans (POWAMERK)
TOTAL%
1) Too much35366.1
2) Too little20.4
3) Right amount17833.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing27 
TOTAL534100.0
48) Is there any area within a mile of your home where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18533.4
2) No36966.6
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
49) Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes224.0
2) No53396.0
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
50) During 1974, did anyone break into or somehow illegally get into your home or apartment? (BURGLAR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes407.2
2) No51492.8
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
51) During 1974, did anyone take something from you by using force? (ROBBERY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71.3
2) No54698.7
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
52) Do you think the courts deal too harshly or not harshly enough with criminals? (COURTS)
TOTAL%
1) Too harshly71.3
2) Not harshly enough45281.9
3) About right7814.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies142.5
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
53) Which of the following comes closest to your view of people: People are basically good and usually try to be fair; people are basically good, but have to look out for themselves; people are basically bad and will take advantage of you if they can; people are basically bad, but are forced by laws and custom to act fairly; people are not basically anything, they simply are all different? (PEOPLE)
TOTAL%
1) People are basically good and usually try to be fair.21939.5
2) People are basically good but have to look out for themselves.14125.5
3) People are basically bad and will take advantage of you if they can.81.4
4) People are basically bad but are forced by laws and custom to act fairly.40.7
5) People are not basically anything; they simply are all different.17231.0
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies81.4
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
54) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An alcoholic (ALHOLIC)
TOTAL%
1) At ease23943.5
2) A bit uneasy26648.5
3) Very uneasy437.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
55) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A former mental patient (FMPAT)
TOTAL%
1) At ease17431.5
2) A bit uneasy31156.2
3) Very uneasy6611.9
9) Varies20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
56) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An ex-convict (EXCON)
TOTAL%
1) At ease16529.9
2) A bit uneasy28451.5
3) Very uneasy9918.0
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
57) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A drug addict (DRUGADD)
TOTAL%
1) At ease9417.0
2) A bit uneasy25345.8
3) Very uneasy20336.8
8) Undecided20.4
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
58) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A homosexual (HOMOSEXL)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13224.1
2) A bit uneasy19836.1
3) Very uneasy21439.1
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
59) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A communist (COMMUNT)
TOTAL%
1) At ease26047.5
2) A bit uneasy16530.2
3) Very uneasy12122.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
60) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An atheist (ATHEIST)
TOTAL%
1) At ease43279.6
2) A bit uneasy9216.9
3) Very uneasy193.5
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
61) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A minister (MINISTER)
TOTAL%
1) At ease50691.7
2) A bit uneasy427.6
3) Very uneasy40.7
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
62) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A Catholic priest (PRIEST)
TOTAL%
1) At ease49088.6
2) A bit uneasy529.4
3) Very uneasy112.0
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
63) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A Jewish rabbi (RABBI)
TOTAL%
1) At ease45683.2
2) A bit uneasy8215.0
3) Very uneasy91.6
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
64) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A Canadian Indian (INDIAN)
TOTAL%
1) At ease47986.8
2) A bit uneasy6612.0
3) Very uneasy61.1
9) Varies10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
65) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An Oriental (ORIENTAL)
TOTAL%
1) At ease49890.4
2) A bit uneasy488.7
3) Very uneasy50.9
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
66) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A Black (BLACK)
TOTAL%
1) At ease47186.1
2) A bit uneasy6612.1
3) Very uneasy101.8
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
67) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A French Canadian (FRENCH)
TOTAL%
1) At ease50290.8
2) A bit uneasy448.0
3) Very uneasy61.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
68) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A Jew (JEW)
TOTAL%
1) At ease52094.0
2) A bit uneasy325.8
3) Very uneasy10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
69) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An American (AMERICAN)
TOTAL%
1) At ease53296.6
2) A bit uneasy162.9
3) Very uneasy30.5
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
70) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - An English Canadian (ENGLISH)
TOTAL%
1) At ease54097.8
2) A bit uneasy112.0
3) Very uneasy10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
71) What would be your immediate reaction to just meeting the following person? - A police officer (POLICE)
TOTAL%
1) At ease48587.7
2) A bit uneasy6311.4
3) Very uneasy50.9
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
72) Do you approve of marriage between - Whites and Canadian Indians? (WCI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38671.1
2) No15428.4
9) Varies30.6
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
73) Do you approve of marriage between - Whites and Blacks? (WB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29053.5
2) No24845.8
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
74) Do you approve of marriage between - Whites and Orientals? (WO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes34664.0
2) No19035.1
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies30.6
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
75) Do you approve of marriage between - Whites and East Indians? (WEI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30657.0
2) No22742.3
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
76) Do you approve of marriage between - Canadian Indians and Blacks? (CIB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30957.8
2) No21940.9
8) Undecided50.9
9) Varies20.4
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
77) Do you approve of marriage between - Protestants and Catholics? (PC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47286.3
2) No6812.4
8) Undecided40.7
9) Varies30.5
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
78) Do you approve of marriage between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ)
TOTAL%
1) Yes44281.4
2) No9016.6
8) Undecided71.3
9) Varies40.7
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
79) Do you approve of marriage between - Jews and Catholics? (JC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43380.0
2) No9717.9
8) Undecided71.3
9) Varies40.7
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
80) What is your opinion of - A man and woman having sexual relations before marriage? (PREMARSX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong11721.0
2) Almost always wrong7012.5
3) Sometimes wrong16729.9
4) Not wrong at all20336.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
81) What is your opinion of - A married person having sexual relations with someone other than the marriage partner? (XMARSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong29652.9
2) Almost always wrong14926.6
3) Sometimes wrong9917.7
4) Not wrong at all152.7
9) Varies10.2
Missing1 
TOTAL560100.0
82) What is your opinion of - Two adults of the same sex having sexual relations? (HOMOSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong35865.1
2) Almost always wrong529.5
3) Sometimes wrong6612.0
4) Not wrong at all7012.7
8) Undecided40.7
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
83) Which of these statements comes closest to your feelings about the distribution of pornography? (PORNLAW)
TOTAL%
1) There should be no laws forbidding its distribution.8515.5
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.26849.0
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.19435.5
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
84) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - There is a strong chance of serious defect in the baby. (QABDFCT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47285.2
2) No8014.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
85) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - She is married and does not want to have any more children. (ABNOMORE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24545.0
2) No29554.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies40.7
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
86) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - Her own health is seriously endangered by the pregnancy. (ABHLTH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51793.2
2) No376.7
9) Varies10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
87) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - The family has a very low income and can't afford more children. (ABPOOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27152.5
2) No24046.5
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varies20.4
Missing45 
TOTAL516100.0
88) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - She became pregnant as a result of rape. (ABRAPE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46684.6
2) No8114.7
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
89) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion in the following situation? - She isn't married but does not want to marry the man. (ABSINGLE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24845.4
2) No29353.7
8) Undecided30.5
9) Varies20.4
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
90) Do you think birth control information should be available to teenagers who want it? (TEENINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51993.3
2) No356.3
8) Undecided20.4
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
91) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Any competent person has an equal chance of holding a Canadian political office, regardless of class, race, ethnicity, or sex. (EQUALPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree17832.0
2) Agree15327.5
3) Disagree16129.0
4) Strongly disagree6411.5
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
92) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Because not all Canadians have the same religious beliefs, it would be better not to have prayers said in public schools. (PRAYERS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8615.5
2) Agree15528.0
3) Disagree20336.6
4) Strongly disagree11019.9
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
93) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Law enforcement is applied evenly to all those who break the law. (LAWENF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9817.8
2) Agree6010.9
3) Disagree20537.1
4) Strongly disagree18934.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
94) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Nowadays a person has to live pretty much for today and let tomorrow take care of itself. (ANOMIA1)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree437.8
2) Agree12923.5
3) Disagree26648.5
4) Strongly disagree11120.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
95) How much do you agree with the following statement? - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree274.9
2) Agree10318.8
3) Disagree16029.1
4) Strongly disagree25346.1
8) Undecided61.1
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
96) How much do you agree with the following statement? - War is justified when other ways of settling international disputes fail. (WAR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree193.4
2) Agree9917.9
3) Disagree22140.0
4) Strongly disagree21138.2
8) Undecided20.4
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
97) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Ministers should stick to religion and not concern themselves with social, economic, and political issues. (CLERGY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6812.3
2) Agree10018.1
3) Disagree23843.0
4) Strongly disagree14826.7
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
98) How much do you agree with the following statement? - It's too bad, but in general Canadian Indians have inferior intelligence compared to whites. (INDINTEL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree173.1
2) Agree10318.8
3) Disagree25045.6
4) Strongly disagree17632.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
99) How much do you agree with the following statement? - In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is getting worse, not better. (ANOMIA2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree417.5
2) Agree16429.8
3) Disagree29052.7
4) Strongly disagree549.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
100) How much do you agree with the following statement? - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree29653.4
2) Agree16730.1
3) Disagree437.8
4) Strongly disagree437.8
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies30.5
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
101) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Trudeau is doing a pretty good job as prime minister. (TRUDEAU)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree468.4
2) Agree23142.3
3) Disagree17532.1
4) Strongly disagree9116.7
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
102) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Social change takes place primarily through changes in the lives of people who lead us. (CHPERS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree346.3
2) Agree23944.0
3) Disagree23443.1
4) Strongly disagree346.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
103) How much do you agree with the following statement? - It's hardly fair to bring children into the world with the way things look for the future. (ANOMIA3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree397.0
2) Agree9116.4
3) Disagree31857.4
4) Strongly disagree10218.4
8) Undecided30.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
104) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree376.7
2) Agree13123.7
3) Disagree31056.2
4) Strongly disagree7112.9
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
105) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Immigrants to Canada have an obligation to learn Canadian ways. (IMMIGS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree17431.2
2) Agree31155.8
3) Disagree5710.2
4) Strongly disagree142.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
106) How much do you agree with the following statement? - The political and economic system we have in this country is about the best there is. (BESTSYST)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5610.2
2) Agree29353.3
3) Disagree17231.3
4) Strongly disagree254.5
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
107) How much do you agree with the following statement? - These days a person doesn't really know whom he can count on. (ANOMIA4)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree468.4
2) Agree23542.7
3) Disagree24444.4
4) Strongly disagree234.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
108) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Jews are more likely than non-Jews to cheat in business. (ANTISEM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree213.8
2) Agree7012.8
3) Disagree33360.8
4) Strongly disagree11821.5
8) Undecided50.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
109) How much do you agree with the following statement? - People like me don't have any say about what the government does. (SAYGOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7713.9
2) Agree15928.6
3) Disagree25946.7
4) Strongly disagree5810.5
9) Varies20.4
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
110) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Welfare unfortunately involves penalizing the industrious in order to subsidize the lazy. (WELFARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree15528.0
2) Agree23943.1
3) Disagree12622.7
4) Strongly disagree315.6
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
111) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Social change takes place primarily through social action aimed at government legislation. (CHSTRUCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree458.5
2) Agree35566.9
3) Disagree11421.5
4) Strongly disagree71.3
8) Undecided50.9
9) Varies50.9
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
112) Thinking about all the different kinds of governments in the world today, which of these statements comes closest to how you feel about communism? Is it a good form of government; all right for some countries; bad, but no worse than other forms of government; or is it the worst kind of government? (COMMUN)
TOTAL%
1) It's a good form of government.295.3
2) It's all right for some countries.19535.6
3) It's bad, but no worse than some others.15528.3
4) It's the worst kind of all.16429.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies40.7
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
113) With respect to your political views, how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEWS)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal244.5
2) Liberal12222.6
3) Moderate, middle of the road28152.1
4) Conservative10018.6
5) Extremely conservative71.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies40.7
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
114) Did you happen to vote in the last federal election? (VOTE74)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50991.4
2) No488.6
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
115) If a person can't afford it, do you think they have a right to - A college education? (RTCOL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48488.0
2) No509.1
3) Qualified yes152.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
116) If a person can't afford it, do you think they have a right to - Adequate housing? (RTHOUSE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50291.3
2) No386.9
3) Qualified yes101.8
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
117) If a person can't afford it, do you think they have a right to - Medical care? (RTMEDIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53997.8
2) No30.5
3) Qualified yes81.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
118) If a person can't afford it, do you think they have a right to - A minimum income adequate to live on? (RTINCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47386.5
2) No437.9
3) Qualified yes295.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
119) Do you agree or disagree? - Married women should not be employed if their husbands are capable of supporting them. (FEWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Agree17531.5
2) Disagree37868.1
9) Varies20.4
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
120) Do you agree or disagree? - Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country up to the men. (FEHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Agree9417.0
2) Disagree46083.0
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
121) Do you agree or disagree? - Women who do the same work as men should receive the same pay. (FEPAY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree48887.3
2) Disagree7012.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
122) Do you agree or disagree? - A woman should give spiritual leadership to the home. (FERELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree33462.7
2) Disagree15629.3
3) Both partners should.346.4
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varies61.1
Missing28 
TOTAL533100.0
123) Thinking now of life outside of formal work, about how often would you estimate that you spend an evening with your relatives? (EVERELS)
TOTAL%
1) Daily305.4
2) Weekly21038.0
3) Monthly10819.5
4) Several times a year15227.5
5) Once a year or less315.6
6) Never122.2
9) Varies101.8
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
124) How often would you estimate that you spend an evening with your friends? (EVEFRNDS)
TOTAL%
1) Daily234.2
2) Weekly26948.6
3) Monthly12522.6
4) Several times a year11520.8
5) Once a year or less91.6
6) Never40.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies81.4
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
125) How did you meet most of the people who are now your friends? (HOWMEET)
TOTAL%
1) At work9918.0
2) At school234.2
3) At church274.9
4) Neighborhood5910.7
5) At parties203.6
6) Through family203.6
7) Other234.2
8) A combination of two above13424.3
9) A combination of three above8715.8
10) A combination of more than three above5910.7
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
126) Are you a formal member of - A labor union? (MEMUNION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15832.6
2) No32667.4
Missing77 
TOTAL484100.0
127) Are you a formal member of - A political group? (MEMPOLIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5912.9
2) No39787.1
Missing105 
TOTAL456100.0
128) Are you a formal member of - A service club? (MEMSERV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13528.5
2) No33871.5
Missing88 
TOTAL473100.0
129) Are you a formal member of - A sports group? (MEMSPORT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17136.5
2) No29763.5
Missing93 
TOTAL468100.0
130) Are you a formal member of - A hobby-related group? (MEMHOBBY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11224.8
2) No33975.2
Missing110 
TOTAL451100.0
131) Are you a formal member of - A nationality group? (MEMNAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4510.1
2) No39989.9
Missing117 
TOTAL444100.0
132) Are you a formal member of - A church or synagogue? (MEMCHURH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32964.5
2) No18135.5
Missing51 
TOTAL510100.0
133) Are you a formal member of - A fraternity or sorority? (MEMGREEK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8418.9
2) No36081.1
Missing117 
TOTAL444100.0
134) Are you a formal member of - A farm organization? (MEMFARM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes235.3
2) No40894.7
Missing130 
TOTAL431100.0
135) Are you a formal member of - Any other group? (MEMOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9631.7
2) No20768.3
Missing258 
TOTAL303100.0
136) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Never8014.3
2) Less than once a year6812.2
3) About once a year559.8
4) Several times a year10218.2
5) About once a month295.2
6) 2-3 times a month295.2
7) Nearly every week6311.3
8) Every week10919.5
9) Several times a week244.3
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
137) RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED ONLY: How often does your husband or wife attend religious services - as often as you do, more often than you do or less often than you do? (SPATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) As often as I do30067.1
2) More often than I do8118.1
3) Less often than I do6514.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing114 
TOTAL447100.0
138) RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN ONLY: How frequently - if at all - do your children attend Sunday school or religious classes of instruction which are not part of their regular school day? (CHATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Regularly9436.4
2) Often3112.0
3) Sometimes6726.0
4) Never6525.2
9) Varies10.4
Missing303 
TOTAL258100.0
139) How much time would you say you usually spend watching TV each week? (TV)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 hours14025.1
2) 6-10 hours17932.1
3) 11-15 hours12422.2
4) 16-30 hours7012.5
5) More than 30 hours193.4
6) Rarely or never254.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
140) Do you ever make a point of listening to or watching religious services on radio or television? (RELIGTV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, regularly478.4
2) Yes, sometimes17230.8
3) Very seldom13824.7
4) No or practically never20236.1
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
141) Do you enjoy reading? (JOYREAD)
TOTAL%
1) Very much37967.9
2) Somewhat14826.5
3) Not particularly315.6
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
142) What kind of reading material do you enjoy the most? (KINDREAD)
TOTAL%
1) Fiction12824.3
2) Academic478.9
3) Non-fiction14327.2
4) Religious142.7
5) Other417.8
8) Two of these11822.4
9) Three of these356.7
Missing35 
TOTAL526100.0
143) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Anglican (COMFANG)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable11726.2
2) Comfortable17539.2
3) A little uncomfortable8318.6
4) Very uncomfortable173.8
5) Don't know enough to say5211.7
9) Varies20.4
Missing115 
TOTAL446100.0
144) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Baptist (COMFBAP)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable5412.1
2) Comfortable17739.8
3) A little uncomfortable8018.0
4) Very uncomfortable429.4
5) Don't know enough to say9020.2
9) Varies20.4
Missing116 
TOTAL445100.0
145) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Lutheran (COMFLUTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable5211.7
2) Comfortable15635.2
3) A little uncomfortable7717.4
4) Very uncomfortable255.6
5) Don't know enough to say13229.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing118 
TOTAL443100.0
146) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Roman Catholic (COMFRC)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable11726.5
2) Comfortable9822.2
3) A little uncomfortable11826.7
4) Very uncomfortable7517.0
5) Don't know enough to say337.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing119 
TOTAL442100.0
147) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Jehovah's Witnesses (COMFJW)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable81.8
2) Comfortable204.5
3) A little uncomfortable5312.0
4) Very uncomfortable24054.2
5) Don't know enough to say12227.5
Missing118 
TOTAL443100.0
148) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Mormon (COMFMORM)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable112.5
2) Comfortable368.1
3) A little uncomfortable8118.3
4) Very uncomfortable12227.6
5) Don't know enough to say19243.4
Missing119 
TOTAL442100.0
149) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Jewish (COMFJEW)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable122.8
2) Comfortable5312.3
3) A little uncomfortable9421.8
4) Very uncomfortable9421.8
5) Don't know enough to say17841.3
Missing130 
TOTAL431100.0
150) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - United Church (COMFUC)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable16036.0
2) Comfortable16236.5
3) A little uncomfortable4710.6
4) Very uncomfortable194.3
5) Don't know enough to say5512.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing117 
TOTAL444100.0
151) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Pentecostal (COMFPENT)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable286.3
2) Comfortable8218.6
3) A little uncomfortable10924.7
4) Very uncomfortable7817.7
5) Don't know enough to say14332.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing120 
TOTAL441100.0
152) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Unitarian (COMFUNIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable255.7
2) Comfortable6915.6
3) A little uncomfortable5612.7
4) Very uncomfortable4610.4
5) Don't know enough to say24555.6
Missing120 
TOTAL441100.0
153) How comfortable would you feel in the following denomination? - Greek Orthodox (COMFGO)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable296.5
2) Comfortable6715.0
3) A little uncomfortable8318.5
4) Very uncomfortable5512.3
5) Don't know enough to say21447.8
Missing113 
TOTAL448100.0
154) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your family life (SATFAM)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal43979.4
2) Quite a bit8214.8
3) Some274.9
4) A little30.5
5) None20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
155) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your friendships (SATFRND)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal30755.4
2) Quite a bit18633.6
3) Some519.2
4) A little71.3
5) None30.5
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
156) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your leisure activities (SATHOBBY)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal28351.4
2) Quite a bit19034.5
3) Some6111.1
4) A little142.5
5) None20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
157) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - The city you live in (SATCITY)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal18133.6
2) Quite a bit18834.9
3) Some10920.3
4) A little407.4
5) None203.7
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
158) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your job (SATJOB)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal22243.7
2) Quite a bit16532.5
3) Some8115.9
4) A little254.9
5) None142.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing53 
TOTAL508100.0
159) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your household duties (SATHOUSE)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14025.7
2) Quite a bit18834.5
3) Some14526.6
4) A little478.6
5) None244.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
160) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your annual vacation (SATVACAT)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal28953.4
2) Quite a bit17131.6
3) Some539.8
4) A little173.1
5) None101.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
161) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - How can I find real happiness? (QHAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Often13524.6
2) Sometimes25546.5
3) No longer8715.9
4) Never have7012.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
162) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - What is the purpose of life? (QPURPOSE)
TOTAL%
1) Often14025.9
2) Sometimes26849.5
3) No longer7213.3
4) Never have6011.1
9) Varies10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
163) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - How did the world come into being? (QORIGIN)
TOTAL%
1) Often9016.7
2) Sometimes26048.3
3) No longer14326.6
4) Never have458.4
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
164) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - Why is there suffering in the world? (QSUFFER)
TOTAL%
1) Often19536.0
2) Sometimes25446.9
3) No longer6912.7
4) Never have234.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
165) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - What happens after death? (QDEATH)
TOTAL%
1) Often10820.0
2) Sometimes27651.0
3) No longer10619.6
4) Never have519.4
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
166) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Children of God? (CHOFGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested101.8
2) Mildly interested224.0
3) Not very interested22140.1
4) Strongly opposed8816.0
5) Never heard of group20937.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
167) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Hare Krishna? (KRISHNA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested20.4
2) Mildly interested162.9
3) Not very interested22240.4
4) Strongly opposed12021.8
5) Never heard of group19034.5
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
168) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Zen? (ZEN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested50.9
2) Mildly interested366.6
3) Not very interested22340.8
4) Strongly opposed458.2
5) Never heard of group23743.4
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
169) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Yoga groups? (YOGA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested132.4
2) Mildly interested11120.2
3) Not very interested31256.7
4) Strongly opposed346.2
5) Never heard of group7814.2
9) Varies20.4
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
170) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Satanism? (SATANISM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested20.4
2) Mildly interested91.6
3) Not very interested14125.7
4) Strongly opposed25646.6
5) Never heard of group13925.3
9) Varies20.4
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
171) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Hassidism? (HASSID)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested20.4
2) Mildly interested91.6
3) Not very interested14326.2
4) Strongly opposed478.6
5) Never heard of group34463.0
9) Varies10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
172) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Guru? (GURU)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested10.2
2) Mildly interested173.1
3) Not very interested24444.4
4) Strongly opposed9316.9
5) Never heard of group19535.5
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
173) How interested or opposed are you with respect to - Transcendental Meditation? (TRANSMED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly interested162.9
2) Mildly interested9517.3
3) Not very interested24143.8
4) Strongly opposed519.3
5) Never heard of group14726.7
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
174) People who believe in astrology claim that the stars, the planets, and our birthdays have a lot to do with our destiny in life. What do you think about this? (ASTROL)
TOTAL%
1) A firm believer203.6
2) Perhaps possible18533.0
3) Very doubtful22339.8
4) Firm disbeliever13123.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing1 
TOTAL560100.0
175) How often do you read your horoscope? (HOROSCOP)
TOTAL%
1) Daily6712.0
2) Occasionally32858.7
3) Never16128.8
4) I'm not sure what a horoscope is.30.5
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
176) What is your experience with meditation? (MEDITATE)
TOTAL%
1) I don't practice any kind of meditation.28852.2
2) I practice meditation using techniques such as sitting or breathing or thinking in special ways.325.8
3) I meditate in other ways.23041.7
9) Varies20.4
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
177) How often do you pray privately? (PRAYER)
TOTAL%
1) I never pray, or only in religious services.12822.9
2) Only on special occasions478.4
3) Sometimes, but not regularly19034.0
4) Regularly, once a week91.6
5) Regularly, many times a week478.4
6) Regularly, once a day or more13724.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
178) How often, if at all, are table prayers or grace said before or after meals in your home? (GRACE)
TOTAL%
1) At all meals7212.9
2) At least once a day356.3
3) At least once a week254.5
4) Only on special occasions19034.1
5) Never or hardly ever23642.3
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
179) How often do you read the Bible privately? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely29152.2
2) Only on special occasions315.6
3) Sometimes, but not regularly18232.6
4) Regularly, once a week91.6
5) Regularly, many times a week223.9
6) Regularly, once a day or more223.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
180) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing you good luck? - A lucky number (GLNO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12222.3
2) No42477.7
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
181) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing you good luck? - A particular piece of clothing (GLCLOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes315.9
2) No49594.1
Missing35 
TOTAL526100.0
182) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing you good luck? - A rabbit's foot (GLRABBIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes224.2
2) No50595.8
Missing34 
TOTAL527100.0
183) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing you good luck? - Making a wish (GLWISH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6812.6
2) No47087.4
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
184) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing bad luck? - The 13th floor of a building (BL13FL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes224.0
2) No52796.0
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
185) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing bad luck? - A broken mirror (BLMIR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6111.0
2) No49289.0
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
186) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing bad luck? - Crossing under a ladder (BLLADDER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6311.4
2) No49188.6
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
187) Have you ever regarded the following as bringing bad luck? - Friday the 13th (BLFRI13)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6511.7
2) No49088.3
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
188) Which of these statements comes closest to your view of extrasensory perception (ESP)? (ESP)
TOTAL%
1) I am sure it exists.12823.0
2) I think it probably exists.29152.2
3) I think it probably doesn't exist.6912.4
4) I am sure it doesn't exist.183.2
5) I'm not sure what ESP is.509.0
9) Varies10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
189) One of the beliefs of spiritualism is that it is possible to communicate with the dead. How do you view this claim? (TALKDEAD)
TOTAL%
1) It probably does occur.315.5
2) It may possibly occur.14926.7
3) It probably doesn't occur.19234.3
4) It definitely doesn't occur.18533.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
190) Do you believe there is life after death? (POSTLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26747.8
2) No11821.1
3) Uncertain17431.1
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
191) What do you think will happen to you after death? (UDEATH)
TOTAL%
1) I will go to heaven.9717.5
2) I will go to purgatory.244.3
3) I will go to hell.50.9
4) I will be reincarnated.162.9
5) I will simply stop existing.11220.3
6) I really don't know.29954.1
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
192) What would you say is your primary response to the idea of death? (RESDEATH)
TOTAL%
1) Fear6411.5
2) Sorrow10318.5
3) Mystery12923.2
4) Hope8515.3
5) No particular feeling15527.9
9) Varies203.6
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
193) How sure are you that you have found the answer to the meaning of life? (CERTMEAN)
TOTAL%
1) Very certain6812.2
2) Quite certain11821.1
3) Rather uncertain13123.5
4) I don't think there is an answer to such a question.24143.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
194) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - People usually bring suffering on themselves. (SUFSELF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree336.2
2) Agree21039.3
3) Disagree25647.9
4) Strongly disagree295.4
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varies40.7
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
195) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - Suffering results from people today being greedy for riches and power. (SUFGREED)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree509.3
2) Agree20137.6
3) Disagree25948.4
4) Strongly disagree193.6
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varies30.6
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
196) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - People suffer because of the political and economic systems they have. (SUFSYSTM)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree336.2
2) Agree25948.7
3) Disagree21239.8
4) Strongly disagree224.1
9) Varies61.1
Missing29 
TOTAL532100.0
197) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - Suffering comes because people don't obey God. (SUFOBEY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree326.0
2) Agree7814.7
3) Disagree28052.9
4) Strongly disagree13225.0
8) Undecided40.8
9) Varies30.6
Missing32 
TOTAL529100.0
198) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - People who suffer are being punished for their sins. (SUFSINS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree132.5
2) Agree275.2
3) Disagree29156.5
4) Strongly disagree17934.8
8) Undecided40.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing46 
TOTAL515100.0
199) How much do you agree or disagree with the following statement? - Suffering is simply a fact of life, experienced by virtually all of us in the course of a lifetime. (SUFFACT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree17131.4
2) Agree32058.8
3) Disagree407.4
4) Strongly disagree101.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies20.4
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
200) Which of the following statements comes closest to expressing what you believe in God? (BELGOD)
TOTAL%
1) I know God exists, and I have no doubt about it.24444.6
2) While I have doubts, I feel that I do believe in God.11821.6
3) I find myself believing in God some of the time, but not at other times.234.2
4) I don't believe in a personal God, but I do believe in a higher power of some kind.8415.4
5) I don't know whether there is a God, and I don't believe there is any way to find out.499.0
6) I don't believe in God.142.6
7) None of the above represents what I believe.50.9
8) Undecided50.9
9) Varies50.9
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
201) Which of the following statements comes closest to expressing what you believe about Jesus? (BELJC)
TOTAL%
1) Jesus is the Divine Son of God and I have no doubts about it.23243.8
2) While I have some doubts, I basically feel that Jesus is Divine.12022.6
3) I feel that Jesus was a great man and very holy, but I don't feel Him to be the Son of God.458.5
4) I think Jesus was only a man, although an extraordinary one.7714.5
5) Frankly, I'm not entirely sure there really was such a person as Jesus.326.0
6) None of the above represents what I believe.152.8
8) Undecided61.1
9) Varies30.6
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
202) If you were asked, do you think you could recite the Ten Commandments? (KNOW1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but not the exact words20536.9
2) Yes, the exact words559.9
3) I'm not sure I could remember all ten.22340.2
4) No, I couldn't.7213.0
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
203) Do you happen to know which of Christ's disciples denied him three times? (KNOWDENY)
TOTAL%
1) Thomas132.4
2) Paul50.9
3) Judas8315.1
4) Peter32759.7
5) John20.4
7) No, I don't know.11821.5
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
204) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Elijah (KNOWELIJ)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31461.4
2) No122.3
3) Don't know18536.2
Missing50 
TOTAL511100.0
205) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Deuteronomy (KNOWDEUT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8818.8
2) No17838.1
3) Don't know20143.0
Missing94 
TOTAL467100.0
206) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Jeremiah (KNOWJER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31360.7
2) No152.9
3) Don't know18836.4
Missing45 
TOTAL516100.0
207) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Paul (KNOWPAUL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes388.1
2) No26356.2
3) Don't know16735.7
Missing93 
TOTAL468100.0
208) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Leviticus (KNOWLEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9820.9
2) No14530.9
3) Don't know22748.3
Missing91 
TOTAL470100.0
209) Is the following an Old Testament prophet? - Ezekiel (KNOWEZEK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29157.5
2) No142.8
3) Don't know20139.7
Missing55 
TOTAL506100.0
210) Have you ever experienced - A feeling that you were somehow in the presence of God? (EXPERGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.11621.4
2) Yes, I think I have.12623.2
3) No29955.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
211) Have you ever experienced - A feeling that you were somehow in the presence of the Devil? (EXPERDEV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.142.7
2) Yes, I think I have.458.7
3) No46088.6
Missing42 
TOTAL519100.0
212) Have you ever experienced - A feeling that you were in the presence of a person possessed by supernatural beings? (BELPOS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.61.2
2) Yes, I think I have.203.9
3) No49295.0
Missing43 
TOTAL518100.0
213) In what part of the country were you living at age 16? (AREA16)
TOTAL%
1) The Atlantic Provinces17431.4
2) The East (Ontario or Quebec)9517.1
3) The West21238.3
4) Outside Canada7313.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
214) What was the nature of the community in which you were living at age 16? (RES16)
TOTAL%
1) Farm11621.0
2) Rural non-farm5810.5
3) Town or small city (under 30,000)14826.8
4) Medium-sized city (30,000-100,000)9717.5
5) Large city (100,000-400,000)6511.8
6) Metropolis (over 400,000)6712.1
9) Varies20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
215) What is the nature of the community in which you are presently living? (RESNOW)
TOTAL%
1) Farm193.4
2) Rural non-farm264.7
3) Town or small city (under 30,000)9316.8
4) Medium-sized city (30,000-100,000)11420.5
5) Large city (100,000-400,000)14425.9
6) Metropolis (over 400,000)15728.3
9) Varies20.4
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
216) How many years have you lived in areas with over 30,000 population? (YRSURB)
TOTAL%
1) 1 year or less31.1
2) 2-5 years93.2
3) 6-10 years3512.5
4) 11-15 years3211.4
5) 16-20 years4014.3
6) 21-30 years5921.1
7) Over 30 years10236.4
Missing281 
TOTAL280100.0
217) What is your citizenship status? (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) I am a Canadian citizen.52394.6
2) I am a landed immigrant.295.2
3) I am a citizen of another country, temporarily living in Canada.10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
218) What language do you speak? (LANG)
TOTAL%
1) French and English8315.0
2) English only46383.9
3) French only61.1
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
219) What do you consider your ethnic background to be (father's ancestors)? (FAETH)
TOTAL%
3) Austria40.8
4) Belgium10.2
6) Canada265.3
7) China30.6
8) Czechoslovakia20.4
9) Denmark30.6
10) England15030.9
11) Finland10.2
12) France255.1
13) Germany418.4
14) Greece30.6
16) Hungary40.8
17) India30.6
18) Israel10.2
19) Ireland6212.8
20) Italy30.6
22) Japan40.8
25) Netherlands112.3
26) Norway30.6
28) Philippines10.2
29) Poland71.4
31) Romania30.6
32) Russia40.8
33) Scotland7515.4
35) Sweden30.6
36) Switzerland20.4
37) Ukraine132.7
40) United States40.8
41) Wales71.4
42) Yugoslavia20.4
45) Iceland30.6
48) Serbia10.2
50) British West Indies10.2
60) French Canada102.1
Missing75 
TOTAL486100.0
220) What do you consider your ethnic background to be (mother's ancestors)? (MAETH)
TOTAL%
3) Austria61.3
4) Belgium30.6
6) Canada296.2
7) China30.6
8) Czechoslovakia30.6
9) Denmark30.6
10) England13328.4
11) Finland20.4
12) France306.4
13) Germany347.3
14) Greece20.4
16) Hungary40.9
17) India30.6
19) Ireland6413.7
20) Italy30.6
22) Japan40.9
25) Netherlands163.4
26) Norway30.6
28) Philippines10.2
29) Poland71.5
31) Romania30.6
32) Russia30.6
33) Scotland6714.3
35) Sweden30.6
36) Switzerland20.4
37) Ukraine112.4
40) United States40.9
41) Wales71.5
42) Yugoslavia20.4
45) Iceland20.4
60) French Canada112.4
Missing93 
TOTAL468100.0
221) What race do you consider yourself? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White53697.5
4) Oriental81.5
5) East Indian40.7
6) Other20.4
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
222) What kind of work did your father normally do during most of your youth? (See summary documentation for codes.) (FASES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL56136.35318
223) What is your present situation? (WRKSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time41073.6
2) Working part-time315.6
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness61.1
4) With a job, but not at work because of temporary lay-off10.2
6) Unemployed50.9
7) Retired468.3
8) Keeping house488.6
9) In school101.8
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
224) What kind of work do you normally do? (See summary documentation for codes.) (SELFSES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL50049.79416
225) What is your sex? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male39770.8
2) Female16429.2
TOTAL561100.0
226) What year were you born? (answers run 1900-1957 and 1879-1898) (YEARBORN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54830.8314
227) What is your current marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married44579.3
2) Widowed386.8
3) Divorced162.9
4) Separated91.6
5) Never been married529.3
6) Cohabiting10.2
TOTAL561100.0
228) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: Is your husband or wife working currently? (SPWKSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time16336.7
2) Working part-time5412.2
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness10.2
4) With a job, but not at work because of temporary lay-off10.2
6) Unemployed71.6
7) Retired225.0
8) Keeping house19243.2
9) In school40.9
Missing117 
TOTAL444100.0
229) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: What kind of work does your husband or wife do? (See summary documentation for codes.) (SPSES)
TOTAL%
2) 61.1
18) 10.2
23) 81.4
24) 40.7
25) 20.4
26) 20.4
27) 50.9
28) 61.1
29) 40.7
30) 50.9
31) 10.2
32) 50.9
33) 10.2
34) 20.4
36) 20.4
37) 20.4
38) 142.5
40) 50.9
41) 81.4
43) 20.4
44) 71.2
45) 71.2
46) 91.6
47) 10.2
48) 71.2
50) 30.5
51) 234.1
52) 274.8
53) 10.2
54) 10.2
56) 61.1
57) 61.1
58) 20.4
59) 10.2
60) 20.4
61) 30.5
62) 61.1
63) 20.4
64) 10.2
65) 81.4
66) 91.6
69) 20.4
71) 10.2
72) 30.5
74) 20.4
76) 33659.9
TOTAL561100.0
230) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes295.5
2) No49494.5
Missing38 
TOTAL523100.0
231) How many children do you have? (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) 08616.9
1) 18616.9
2) 213426.3
3) 311322.2
4) 4499.6
5) 5244.7
6) 691.8
7) 740.8
8) 8 or more51.0
Missing51 
TOTAL510100.0
232) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are under age 7? (CHL7)
TOTAL%
1) 17556.4
2) 25037.6
3) 3 or more86.0
Missing428 
TOTAL133100.0
233) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are 7-12 years old? (CH712)
TOTAL%
1) 18760.4
2) 24732.6
3) 3 or more106.9
Missing417 
TOTAL144100.0
234) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are 13-15 years old? (CH1315)
TOTAL%
1) 18278.1
2) 22120.0
3) 3 or more21.9
Missing456 
TOTAL105100.0
235) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are 16-18 years old? (CHL1618)
TOTAL%
1) 16979.3
2) 21820.7
Missing474 
TOTAL87100.0
236) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are over 18 years old? (CHO18)
TOTAL%
1) 17033.5
2) 26531.1
3) 3 or more7435.4
Missing352 
TOTAL209100.0
237) How much education did you get? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some grade school142.6
2) Finished grade school499.0
3) Some high school12222.3
4) Finished high school8715.9
5) Some technical or business training8615.7
6) Some college or university6211.3
7) University degree5910.8
8) Some graduate or professional school356.4
9) Post-graduate degree336.0
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
238) How much education did your spouse get? (SPEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some grade school235.0
2) Finished grade school5411.7
3) Some high school11124.1
4) Finished high school10422.6
5) Some technical or business training6413.9
6) Some college or university449.6
7) University degree357.6
8) Some graduate or professional school183.9
9) Post-graduate degree71.5
Missing101 
TOTAL460100.0
239) How much education did your father get? (PAEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some grade school15831.5
2) Finished grade school12925.7
3) Some high school8917.7
4) Finished high school428.4
5) Some technical or business training306.0
6) Some college or university214.2
7) University degree142.8
8) Some graduate or professional school81.6
9) Post-graduate degree112.2
Missing59 
TOTAL502100.0
240) How much education did your mother get? (MAEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some grade school12625.4
2) Finished grade school13226.6
3) Some high school9118.3
4) Finished high school8116.3
5) Some technical or business training275.4
6) Some college or university224.4
7) University degree91.8
8) Some graduate or professional school81.6
Missing65 
TOTAL496100.0
241) Which social class do you classify yourself in? (CLASS)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class10.2
2) Working class20337.0
3) Middle class33561.0
4) Upper class81.5
9) Varies20.4
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
242) How would you describe your health? (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent17531.7
2) Good30855.8
3) Fair6311.4
4) Poor61.1
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
243) How much time would you say you have spent in the hospital in the past five years? (HOSPITAL)
TOTAL%
1) None33660.8
2) 1 week or less9817.7
3) About 2 weeks6010.8
4) About 1 month417.4
5) About 3 months142.5
6) About 6 months20.4
7) About 1 year10.2
8) Over 1 year10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
244) With respect to political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) New Democrat7113.2
2) Liberal18233.9
3) Conservative15228.3
4) Social Credit142.6
5) Other91.7
6) None6812.7
9) Varies417.6
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
245) What is the religious preference of - Yourself? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant34662.9
2) Catholic15227.6
3) Jewish101.8
4) None295.3
5) Other122.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
246) What is the religious preference of - Your spouse? (SPRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant28962.7
2) Catholic13930.2
3) Jewish71.5
4) None163.5
5) Other102.2
Missing100 
TOTAL461100.0
247) What is the religious preference of - Your father? (PARELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant31461.6
2) Catholic15430.2
3) Jewish81.6
4) None193.7
5) Other152.9
Missing51 
TOTAL510100.0
248) What is the religious preference of - Your mother? (MARELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant32162.5
2) Catholic15730.5
3) Jewish81.6
4) None112.1
5) Other173.3
Missing47 
TOTAL514100.0
249) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANTS: What specific denomination are you? (For ‘Other' responses, see OTHDENOM.) (DENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican9628.4
2) Baptist205.9
3) Lutheran195.6
4) Methodist30.9
5) Pentecostal51.5
6) Presbyterian216.2
7) United Church14542.9
8) Other298.6
Missing223 
TOTAL338100.0
250) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANTS: What specific denomination is your spouse? (For ‘Other' responses, see SPOTHDEN.) (SPDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican7927.6
2) Baptist196.6
3) Lutheran155.2
4) Methodist41.4
5) Pentecostal82.8
6) Presbyterian186.3
7) United Church11941.6
8) Other248.4
Missing275 
TOTAL286100.0
251) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANTS: What specific denomination is your father? (For ‘Other' responses, see PAOTHDEN.) (PADENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican7925.9
2) Baptist258.2
3) Lutheran185.9
4) Methodist134.3
5) Pentecostal41.3
6) Presbyterian309.8
7) United Church10534.4
8) Other3110.2
Missing256 
TOTAL305100.0
252) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANTS: What specific denomination is your mother? (For ‘Other' responses, see MAOTHDEN.) (MADENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican8527.2
2) Baptist278.7
3) Lutheran216.7
4) Methodist113.5
5) Pentecostal41.3
6) Presbyterian309.6
7) United Church10634.0
8) Other289.0
Missing249 
TOTAL312100.0
253) Looking back at your childhood, how often would you say you went to religious services when you were growing up? (YGATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Never81.5
2) Less than once a year51.0
3) About once a year214.0
4) Several times a year499.4
5) About once a month214.0
6) 2-3 times a month468.8
7) Nearly every week12323.6
8) Every week19337.0
9) Several times a week5610.7
Missing39 
TOTAL522100.0
254) How religious have the following people tended to regard themselves? - Your father (PACOMMIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very religious11020.4
2) Somewhat religious22942.6
3) Not very religious19937.0
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
255) How religious have the following people tended to regard themselves? - Your mother (MACOMMIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very religious18233.4
2) Somewhat religious27550.5
3) Not very religious8816.1
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
256) How religious have the following people tended to regard themselves? - Your spouse (SPCOMMIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very religious7215.2
2) Somewhat religious24952.4
3) Not very religious15432.4
Missing86 
TOTAL475100.0
257) How religious have the following people tended to regard themselves? - Yourself (COMMIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very religious6912.6
2) Somewhat religious28852.7
3) Not very religious19034.7
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
258) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Increasing disbelief (DISDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important4721.0
2) Somewhat important5122.8
3) Not very important12656.3
Missing337 
TOTAL224100.0
259) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Conflict between religion and science (DISCI)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2913.2
2) Somewhat important5223.7
3) Not very important13863.0
Missing342 
TOTAL219100.0
260) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Conflict between religion and psychology (DISPSYCH)
TOTAL%
1) Very important125.7
2) Somewhat important5023.8
3) Not very important14870.5
Missing351 
TOTAL210100.0
261) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Decreasing interest in questions of meaning and purpose (DISQUEST)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2411.2
2) Somewhat important6731.3
3) Not very important12357.5
Missing347 
TOTAL214100.0
262) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Lack of close friends in church (DISFRNDS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important125.7
2) Somewhat important4621.9
3) Not very important15272.4
Missing351 
TOTAL210100.0
263) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Lack of interest of a husband or wife (DISSP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2713.0
2) Somewhat important4019.2
3) Not very important14167.8
Missing353 
TOTAL208100.0
264) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Existence of cliques among members (DISCLIQS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important3415.5
2) Somewhat important5123.2
3) Not very important13561.4
Missing341 
TOTAL220100.0
265) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Disenchantment with what religious organizations are doing (DISORGS)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6830.0
2) Somewhat important7030.8
3) Not very important8838.8
9) Varies10.4
Missing334 
TOTAL227100.0
266) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - The absence of God in time of need (DISNEED)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2110.2
2) Somewhat important3014.6
3) Not very important15474.8
9) Varies10.5
Missing355 
TOTAL206100.0
267) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - The restriction religion places on life (DISRESTR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2512.1
2) Somewhat important4019.4
3) Not very important14168.4
Missing355 
TOTAL206100.0
268) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Religion was forced on me as a child. (DISFORCE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important3617.0
2) Somewhat important2913.7
3) Not very important14769.3
Missing349 
TOTAL212100.0
269) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Increasing awareness of hypocrisy (DISHYPOC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important8436.7
2) Somewhat important5925.8
3) Not very important8637.6
Missing332 
TOTAL229100.0
270) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INACTIVE IN RELIGIOUS GROUPS, BUT AT ONE TIME WERE ACTIVE: Has the following contributed to your no longer being involved in religious groups? - Other (DISOTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Irrelevant47.8
2) Leaders12.0
3) Members713.7
4) Monemp23.9
5) Negative qualities35.9
6) Secularization35.9
11) Access47.8
12) Age12.0
13) Apathy47.8
14) Change12.0
15) Children12.0
16) Health35.9
17) Mobility12.0
18) Time confining47.8
19) Time choice1121.6
30) Miscellaneous12.0
Missing510 
TOTAL51100.0
271) How does your present financial situation leave you? (SATFIN)
TOTAL%
1) Pretty well satisfied19735.6
2) More or less satisfied28751.8
3) Not satisfied at all6912.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
272) During the last few years, would you say your financial situation has been: (FINALTER)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better31056.1
2) Getting worse529.4
3) Staying about the same19134.5
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
273) Which of the following figures comes closest to your total family income before taxes in 1974? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,000407.4
2) $5,000 to $6,999356.4
3) $7,000 to $8,999417.6
4) $9,000 to $9,999387.0
5) $10,000 to $14,99915628.7
6) $15,000 to $19,99911120.4
7) $20,000 to $24,9996111.2
8) $25,000 and over6111.2
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
274) How happy are you nowadays - very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPPY)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy12222.2
2) Pretty happy35264.0
3) Not too happy7613.8
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
275) How exciting do you find life? (LIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Exciting25746.7
2) Routine27650.2
3) Dull101.8
9) Varies71.3
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
276) ASKDED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How would you describe your marriage - very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPMAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy24052.9
2) Pretty happy17438.3
3) Not too happy398.6
9) Varies10.2
Missing107 
TOTAL454100.0
277) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canada? (FUTCAN)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence37267.9
2) Will continue about the same13925.4
3) Will probably lose some influence366.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
278) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The traditional family? (FUTFAM)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence6712.5
2) Will continue about the same26048.3
3) Will probably lose some influence20938.8
9) Varies20.4
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
279) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Roman Catholicism? (FUTRC)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence387.1
2) Will continue about the same24144.8
3) Will probably lose some influence25747.8
9) Varies20.4
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
280) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United States? (FUTUS)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence7914.9
2) Will continue about the same15028.2
3) Will probably lose some influence30156.7
9) Varies10.2
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
281) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Science? (FUTSCI)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence40976.9
2) Will continue about the same10519.7
3) Will probably lose some influence132.4
9) Varies50.9
Missing29 
TOTAL532100.0
282) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Judaism? (FUTJUD)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence244.8
2) Will continue about the same33066.0
3) Will probably lose some influence14328.6
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing61 
TOTAL500100.0
283) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United Nations? (FUTUN)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence8516.0
2) Will continue about the same21941.2
3) Will probably lose some influence22642.6
9) Varies10.2
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
284) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canadian Indians? (FUTINDS)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence23445.7
2) Will continue about the same21141.2
3) Will probably lose some influence6312.3
9) Varies40.8
Missing49 
TOTAL512100.0
285) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Traditional morality? (FUTMOR)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence9918.8
2) Will continue about the same20338.4
3) Will probably lose some influence22442.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing33 
TOTAL528100.0
286) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Russia? (FUTRUS)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence18535.1
2) Will continue about the same25147.6
3) Will probably lose some influence9017.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing34 
TOTAL527100.0
287) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Protestantism? (FUTPROT)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence479.0
2) Will continue about the same37571.6
3) Will probably lose some influence10019.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
288) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Education? (FUTEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence29555.1
2) Will continue about the same17031.8
3) Will probably lose some influence6812.7
9) Varies20.4
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
289) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Israel? (FUTIS)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence12323.7
2) Will continue about the same23445.1
3) Will probably lose some influence16030.8
8) Undecided20.4
Missing42 
TOTAL519100.0
290) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Women? (FUTWOMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence39974.6
2) Will continue about the same12723.7
3) Will probably lose some influence50.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies30.6
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
291) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Atheism? (FUTATH)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence11421.7
2) Will continue about the same30858.7
3) Will probably lose some influence9918.9
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varies20.4
Missing36 
TOTAL525100.0
292) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Europe? (FUTEUR)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence12023.0
2) Will continue about the same32061.4
3) Will probably lose some influence8015.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing40 
TOTAL521100.0
293) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Men? (FUTMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence387.5
2) Will continue about the same38175.6
3) Will probably lose some influence8516.9
Missing57 
TOTAL504100.0
294) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The French in Canada? (FUTFREN)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence12623.4
2) Will continue about the same26749.5
3) Will probably lose some influence14426.7
8) Undecided20.4
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
295) How do you feel about the future for the following? Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The Arab countries? (FUTARAB)
TOTAL%
1) Will gain influence27351.3
2) Will continue about the same13625.6
3) Will probably lose some influence12022.6
8) Undecided30.6
Missing29 
TOTAL532100.0
296) Date questionnaire completed (DATEIN)
TOTAL%
0) October101.8
1) May 15-3120636.7
2) June 1-158114.4
3) June 16-30193.4
4) July 1-157112.7
5) July 16-319717.3
6) August 1-15386.8
7) August 16-31183.2
8) September 1-15142.5
9) September 16-3071.2
TOTAL561100.0
297) How serious do you think the following is in Canada? - Other, second mention (PROBS2)
TOTAL%
5) Immigration220.0
6) Laws - enforcement330.0
8) Politics220.0
11) Welfare abuse110.0
20) Miscellaneous220.0
Missing551 
TOTAL10100.0
298) Other denominations (OTHDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Adventist13.7
6) Christian and Missionary Alliance13.7
7) Christian Reformed27.4
9) Church of Christ13.7
10) Evangelical27.4
14) Greek Orthodox13.7
18) Mennonite311.1
19) Mormon311.1
21) Nondenominational27.4
23) Salvation Army622.2
24) Eastern Orthodox13.7
25) Unitarian13.7
26) Quaker27.4
27) Church of God13.7
Missing534 
TOTAL27100.0
299) Spouse's other denomination (SPOTHDEN)
TOTAL%
6) Christian and Missionary Alliance14.5
7) Christian Reformed29.1
10) Evangelical29.1
14) Greek Orthodox14.5
17) Jehovah's Witness14.5
18) Mennonite313.6
19) Mormon313.6
21) Nondenominational14.5
22) Russian Orthodox14.5
23) Salvation Army418.2
24) Eastern Orthodox14.5
26) Quaker14.5
27) Church of God14.5
Missing539 
TOTAL22100.0
300) Father's other denomination (PAOTHDEN)
TOTAL%
4) Brethren13.8
7) Christian Reformed27.7
10) Evangelical13.8
14) Greek Orthodox311.5
18) Mennonite415.4
19) Mormon415.4
23) Salvation Army519.2
24) Eastern Orthodox27.7
25) Unitarian13.8
26) Quaker13.8
27) Church of God13.8
29) Congregational13.8
Missing535 
TOTAL26100.0
301) Mother's other denomination (MAOTHDEN)
TOTAL%
1) Adventist13.3
4) Brethren13.3
5) Christian13.3
7) Christian Reformed310.0
9) Church of Christ13.3
10) Evangelical13.3
14) Greek Orthodox413.3
18) Mennonite516.7
19) Mormon413.3
23) Salvation Army413.3
24) Eastern Orthodox26.7
26) Quaker13.3
27) Church of God13.3
28) Christadelphian13.3
Missing531 
TOTAL30100.0
302) Age of respondent (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54845.08213
303) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) British Columbia6511.6
2) Prairies18533.0
3) Ontario6110.9
4) Quebec397.0
5) Atlantic21137.6
TOTAL561100.0
304) Age group (AGEGP)
TOTAL%
1) 18-3414025.5
2) 35-5426548.4
3) 55 and over14326.1
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
305) Size of respondent's area: (CATEGOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Metropolitan area39269.9
2) Small city10518.7
3) Small town6411.4
TOTAL561100.0
306) Respondent's province: (PROVINC3)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland458.0
1) British Columbia6711.9
2) Alberta7313.0
3) Saskatchewan5710.2
4) Manitoba549.6
5) Ontario6311.2
6) Quebec397.0
7) New Brunswick539.4
8) Nova Scotia5910.5
9) Prince Edward Island519.1
TOTAL561100.0
307) Area of respondent for comparison with AREA in 1975 (AREA3)
TOTAL%
1) 42776.1
2) 356.2
3) 295.2
4) 112.0
5) 142.5
6) 112.0
7) 40.7
12) 142.5
18) 20.4
99) 142.5
TOTAL561100.0
308) Name of respondent's community (Value labels included in summary documentation.) (AREANAM3)
TOTAL%
101) 468.2
102) 20.4
103) 61.1
104) 10.2
106) 101.8
199) 20.4
201) 5810.3
202) 10.2
203) 101.8
205) 30.5
299) 10.2
301) 427.5
302) 10.2
303) 71.2
305) 40.7
399) 30.5
401) 417.3
402) 61.1
404) 71.2
501) 498.7
502) 10.2
503) 10.2
505) 10.2
512) 81.4
518) 20.4
599) 10.2
601) 274.8
605) 10.2
606) 10.2
607) 40.7
612) 61.1
701) 427.5
702) 40.7
705) 40.7
799) 30.5
801) 447.8
802) 91.6
804) 30.5
805) 10.2
899) 20.4
901) 447.8
902) 50.9
903) 20.4
1001) 346.1
1002) 61.1
1003) 30.5
1099) 20.4
TOTAL561100.0
309) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Constitutional agreement (CONSTIT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6512.4
2) Fairly serious18735.6
3) Not very serious23244.1
4) Not serious at all428.0
Missing35 
TOTAL526100.0
310) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unemployment (UNEMPLO3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious43978.5
2) Fairly serious11019.7
3) Not very serious50.9
4) Not serious at all10.2
8) Undecided40.7
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
311) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of Canadian unity (UNITY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10719.7
2) Fairly serious20838.2
3) Not very serious19034.9
4) Not serious at all366.6
8) Undecided30.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
312) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Pollution (POLLUTE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious26347.4
2) Fairly serious23141.6
3) Not very serious549.7
4) Not serious at all30.5
8) Undecided40.7
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
313) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Threat of nuclear war (NUCWAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious14526.4
2) Fairly serious18032.7
3) Not very serious17431.6
4) Not serious at all519.3
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
314) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - French-English relations (FRENENG3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6111.3
2) Fairly serious19335.6
3) Not very serious22441.3
4) Not serious at all6311.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
315) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unequal treatment of women (WOMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6211.4
2) Fairly serious20738.1
3) Not very serious21439.3
4) Not serious at all6011.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
316) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The economy (ECONOMY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious33961.6
2) Fairly serious17632.0
3) Not very serious305.5
4) Not serious at all30.5
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
317) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Racial discrimination (RACIAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious417.5
2) Fairly serious18032.9
3) Not very serious26247.9
4) Not serious at all6411.7
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
318) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Divorce (DIVPROB3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious11320.7
2) Fairly serious20437.3
3) Not very serious17231.4
4) Not serious at all5810.6
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
319) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - American influence (AMINFLU3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9617.5
2) Fairly serious15327.8
3) Not very serious20336.9
4) Not serious at all9517.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.4
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
320) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Crime (CRIM3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious27048.5
2) Fairly serious23542.2
3) Not very serious509.0
4) Not serious at all20.4
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
321) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Poverty (POVERTY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious18533.6
2) Fairly serious24845.0
3) Not very serious10018.1
4) Not serious at all162.9
8) Undecided20.4
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
322) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Energy (ENERGY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7513.8
2) Fairly serious18333.6
3) Not very serious22841.9
4) Not serious at all5510.1
8) Undecided30.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
323) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Protestant-Catholic relations (PROTCAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious132.4
2) Fairly serious458.2
3) Not very serious22741.4
4) Not serious at all25746.9
8) Undecided61.1
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
324) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Drugs (DRUGS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious25345.6
2) Fairly serious24043.2
3) Not very serious5710.3
4) Not serious at all50.9
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
325) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Child abuse (CHABUSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious22640.6
2) Fairly serious24443.8
3) Not very serious8014.4
4) Not serious at all50.9
8) Undecided20.4
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
326) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious22240.1
2) Fairly serious25045.1
3) Not very serious7513.5
4) Not serious at all71.3
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
327) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious18333.1
2) Fairly serious26347.6
3) Not very serious10318.6
4) Not serious at all20.4
8) Undecided20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
328) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual assault (SEXUAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17431.6
2) Fairly serious27349.5
3) Not very serious10118.3
4) Not serious at all30.5
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
329) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Suicide (SUICIDE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious11420.7
2) Fairly serious23041.7
3) Not very serious16930.7
4) Not serious at all376.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
330) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Wife-beating (WIFEBEA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12322.4
2) Fairly serious26047.4
3) Not very serious14526.4
4) Not serious at all193.5
9) Varied20.4
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
331) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Prostitution (PROSTIT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9217.2
2) Fairly serious12322.9
3) Not very serious22141.2
4) Not serious at all9918.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
332) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - (PROBS851)
TOTAL%
1) Education24.4
2) Elderly36.7
3) Environment12.2
5) Immigration12.2
6) Legal48.9
7) Morality715.6
8) Politics1022.2
9) Regionalism24.4
12) Welfare assistance24.4
21) Abortion12.2
99) Other1226.7
Missing516 
TOTAL45100.0
333) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - (PROBS852)
TOTAL%
1) Education17.7
3) Environment17.7
7) Morality215.4
8) Politics323.1
16) Apathy17.7
99) Other538.5
Missing548 
TOTAL13100.0
334) What, in your opinion, is the nation's number one problem? (NO1PROB3)
TOTAL%
1) Constitution20.4
2) Unemployment26852.5
3) Unity142.7
4) Pollution71.4
5) Nuclear War51.0
6) French-English relations51.0
7) Unequal treatment of women20.4
8) Economy10921.4
9) Racial discrimination10.2
10) Divorce10.2
11) American influence61.2
12) Crime91.8
13) Poverty20.4
14) Energy10.2
16) Drugs61.2
17) Child abuse40.8
18) Alcoholism20.4
24) Welfare abuse30.6
25) Unions30.6
26) Politicians224.3
27) Morality132.5
99) Others254.9
Missing51 
TOTAL510100.0
335) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Newspapers? (CONNEW3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal254.5
2) Quite a bit14826.5
3) Some28551.1
4) Little or none10017.9
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
336) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Television? (CONTV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal376.7
2) Quite a bit15628.3
3) Some27750.2
4) Little or none8114.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
337) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The schools? (CONSCHO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7513.7
2) Quite a bit26448.1
3) Some17531.9
4) Little or none346.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
338) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The police? (CONPOL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal16329.6
2) Quite a bit28451.5
3) Some8816.0
4) Little or none152.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
339) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The court system? (CONCOUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7714.0
2) Quite a bit21639.3
3) Some17832.4
4) Little or none7814.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
340) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The church? (CONCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal12121.9
2) Quite a bit18232.9
3) Some17732.0
4) Little or none7112.8
8) Undecided20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
341) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Labor unions? (CONUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal132.4
2) Quite a bit7814.2
3) Some21438.9
4) Little or none24544.5
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
342) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Science? (CONSCI3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10820.0
2) Quite a bit26148.2
3) Some15328.3
4) Little or none183.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
343) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The federal government? (CONFED3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal285.0
2) Quite a bit13624.4
3) Some26347.1
4) Little or none13123.5
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
344) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your provincial government? (CONPROV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal325.7
2) Quite a bit12622.6
3) Some23441.9
4) Little or none16629.7
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
345) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Labor unions (POWUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much40172.1
2) Too little254.5
3) Right amount12823.0
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
346) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Big corporations (POWCORP3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much42777.5
2) Too little132.4
3) Right amount10819.6
8) Undecided30.5
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
347) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Protestants (POWPROT3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much163.1
2) Too little6612.8
3) Right amount43383.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing45 
TOTAL516100.0
348) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Canadian Indians (POWIND3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much7914.7
2) Too little24145.0
3) Right amount21540.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
349) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Jews (POWJEW3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much8215.8
2) Too little489.2
3) Right amount38874.6
8) Undecided20.4
Missing41 
TOTAL520100.0
350) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Blacks (POWBLAC3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much265.0
2) Too little14728.4
3) Right amount34266.2
8) Undecided20.4
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
351) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Orientals (POWORIE3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much356.8
2) Too little9217.9
3) Right amount38374.7
8) Undecided30.6
Missing48 
TOTAL513100.0
352) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - East Indians and Pakistanis (POWEIP3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much10220.1
2) Too little7815.4
3) Right amount32664.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing54 
TOTAL507100.0
353) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Americans (POWAMER3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much24947.1
2) Too little224.2
3) Right amount25748.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL529100.0
354) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - French Canadians (POWFREN3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much20939.5
2) Too little519.6
3) Right amount26850.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL529100.0
355) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Women (POWWOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much275.1
2) Too little24546.4
3) Right amount25347.9
8) Undecided30.6
Missing33 
TOTAL528100.0
356) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Men (POWMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much14928.2
2) Too little356.6
3) Right amount34465.2
Missing33 
TOTAL528100.0
357) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Roman Catholics (POWRC3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much9819.0
2) Too little356.8
3) Right amount38174.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing46 
TOTAL515100.0
358) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Rich people (POWRICH3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much39473.6
2) Too little112.1
3) Right amount12823.9
8) Undecided20.4
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
359) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - English Canadians (POWENG3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5210.0
2) Too little10019.3
3) Right amount36670.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing42 
TOTAL519100.0
360) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - The media (POWMEDI3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much34865.3
2) Too little213.9
3) Right amount16430.8
Missing28 
TOTAL533100.0
361) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Churches (POWCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much8215.6
2) Too little10519.9
3) Right amount33964.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing34 
TOTAL527100.0
362) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Politicians (POWPOL3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much34864.9
2) Too little224.1
3) Right amount16631.0
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
363) Some people say that Canada should be a ‘melting pot' for people coming here from other countries - they should give up their cultural differences and become Canadians. Others say that Canada should be a ‘mosaic,' where people are loyal to Canada yet keep many of the customs of their previous countries. How do you feel about this? (MOSIAC3)
TOTAL%
1) I favor the ‘melting pot' idea.20236.4
2) I favor the ‘mosaic' idea.29553.2
3) I have no preference.437.7
4) Other152.7
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
364) Concerning bilingualism in Canada, would you say: that Canada should have two official languages (French and English), only one official language (only French or English), or no official language? (BILING3)
TOTAL%
1) Canada should have two official languages - French and English.22540.6
2) Canada should have one official Language - French.30.5
3) Canada should have one official language - English.28351.1
4) Canada should have no official language.346.1
5) Other71.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
365) Do you feel that any racial or cultural groups in your community are discriminated against and is it getting worse, better, no better or worse, was it a problem before but not now, or has it never been a problem? (DISCRIM3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and it's getting worse.478.6
2) Yes, but it's getting better.11521.1
3) Yes, but it's no better or worse.11621.2
4) No, although it was a problem in the past.5710.4
5) No, and such a problem has never serious.20838.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.4
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
366) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Protestants (ACQPROT3)
TOTAL%
0) None234.3
1) 161.1
2) 2-3315.8
4) 4 or more47788.8
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
367) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Roman Catholics (ACQRC3)
TOTAL%
0) None132.4
1) 1112.1
2) 2-36211.6
4) 4 or more45084.0
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
368) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - French Canadians (ACQFREN3)
TOTAL%
0) None12223.6
1) 16412.4
2) 2-311021.3
4) 4 or more22142.7
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
369) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - English Canadians (ACQENG3)
TOTAL%
0) None81.5
1) 161.1
2) 2-3295.4
4) 4 or more49292.0
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
370) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Jews (ACQJEW3)
TOTAL%
0) None21742.0
1) 1468.9
2) 2-312023.2
4) 4 or more13425.9
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
371) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? -Orientals (ACQOR3)
TOTAL%
0) None24247.2
1) 1519.9
2) 2-311422.2
4) 4 or more10620.7
Missing48 
TOTAL513100.0
372) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Canadian Indians (ACQCI3)
TOTAL%
0) None34066.0
1) 1336.4
2) 2-37815.1
4) 4 or more6312.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing46 
TOTAL515100.0
373) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Blacks (ACQBL3)
TOTAL%
0) None28655.3
1) 16612.8
2) 2-310019.3
4) 4 or more6512.6
Missing44 
TOTAL517100.0
374) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - East Indians or Pakistanis (ACQEIP3)
TOTAL%
0) None31260.2
1) 15410.4
2) 2-38917.2
4) 4 or more6312.2
Missing43 
TOTAL518100.0
375) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Canadian Indians? (WCI3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38372.1
2) No14627.5
9) Varied20.4
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
376) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Blacks? (WB3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28654.1
2) No24145.6
9) Varied20.4
Missing32 
TOTAL529100.0
377) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Orientals? (WO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33463.9
2) No18735.8
9) Varied20.4
Missing38 
TOTAL523100.0
378) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and East Indians or Pakistanis? (WEIP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29556.2
2) No22743.2
9) Varied30.6
Missing36 
TOTAL525100.0
379) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Roman Catholics? (PC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45584.6
2) No8215.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
380) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes40677.5
2) No11622.1
9) Varied20.4
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
381) Do you approve of marriages between - Jews and Roman Catholics? (JC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39575.8
2) No12423.8
9) Varied20.4
Missing40 
TOTAL521100.0
382) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage (PREMARS3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong13524.5
2) Almost always wrong7713.9
3) Sometimes wrong16630.1
4) Not wrong at all17331.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
383) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - A married person having sexual relations with someone other than the marriage partner (XMARSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong35363.8
2) Almost always wrong12823.1
3) Sometimes wrong6211.2
4) Not wrong at all101.8
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
384) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - Two adults of the same sex having sexual relations (HOMOSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong39772.6
2) Almost always wrong407.3
3) Sometimes wrong417.5
4) Not wrong at all6912.6
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
385) Which of these statements comes closest to your feelings about the distribution of pornography? There should be no laws forbidding its distribution; there should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18; or there should be laws forbidding its distribution to all persons? (PORNLAW3)
TOTAL%
1) There should be no laws forbidding its distribution.325.8
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.26247.5
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.25345.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied30.5
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
386) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - There is a strong chance of serious defect in the baby? (ABDEFEC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45282.5
2) No9517.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
387) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is married and does not want to have any more children? (ABNOMOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23944.3
2) No30055.7
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
388) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - Her own health is seriously endangered by the pregnancy? (ABHLTH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50091.1
2) No488.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
389) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - The family has a very low income and cannot afford more children? (ABPOOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27350.4
2) No26949.6
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
390) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She become pregnant as a result of rape? (ABRAPE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45683.8
2) No8816.2
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
391) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is not married and does not want to marry the man? (ABSINGL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24144.5
2) No30055.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
392) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She simply wants an abortion? (ABALL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17331.9
2) No36767.7
9) Varied20.4
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
393) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An alcoholic (ALCHLIC)
TOTAL%
1) At ease24644.6
2) A bit uneasy25646.5
3) Very uneasy498.9
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
394) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A former mental patient (FMPAT3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease15828.7
2) A bit uneasy31957.9
3) Very uneasy7313.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
395) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A male homosexual (HOMOSXL3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease15728.4
2) A bit uneasy20136.4
3) Very uneasy19234.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
396) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug user (DRUGUSE3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease9717.5
2) A bit uneasy25345.8
3) Very uneasy20236.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
397) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An ex-convict (EXCON3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13825.4
2) A bit uneasy28251.8
3) Very uneasy12022.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies30.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
398) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A female homosexual (LESBIAN3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease17832.3
2) A bit uneasy22039.9
3) Very uneasy15127.4
8) Undecided20.4
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
399) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug addict (DRUGADD3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease7513.9
2) A bit uneasy23243.0
3) Very uneasy23142.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
400) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Canadian Indian (INDIAN3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease49890.5
2) A bit uneasy458.2
3) Very uneasy61.1
9) Varies10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
401) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An Oriental (ORIENT3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease51292.9
2) A bit uneasy315.6
3) Very uneasy71.3
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
402) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Black (BLACK3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease48788.7
2) A bit uneasy549.8
3) Very uneasy71.3
9) Varies10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
403) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An East Indian or Pakistani (EIP3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease45182.0
2) A bit uneasy8415.3
3) Very uneasy142.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
404) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Jew (JEW3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease52394.9
2) A bit uneasy224.0
3) Very uneasy50.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
405) Is there any area within a mile of your home where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22039.4
2) No33960.6
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
406) Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes295.2
2) No52994.8
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
407) During 1984, did anyone illegally enter your apartment or home? (BURGLAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes315.5
2) No52894.5
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
408) During 1984, did anyone take something from you by using force - such as a stickup, mugging or threat? (ROBBERY2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes122.2
2) No54597.8
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
409) Much has been written and said about the threat of nuclear war. Do you think that such a war will definitely occur, will probably occur, will probably not occur or will undoubtedly never occur? (NWPOS3)
TOTAL%
1) Will definitely occur234.1
2) Will probably occur17331.1
3) Will probably not occur32157.7
4) Will undoubtedly never occur376.7
9) Varied20.4
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
410) If a nuclear war does take place, do you think that significant damage will occur, but countries will recover, that there will be destruction beyond anything in the past, but life will go on, or that such a war will mark the end of human life on Earth? (NWRES3)
TOTAL%
1) Damage will be significant, but as with past wars, countries will recover.285.0
2) There will be destruction beyond anything in the past, but life will go on.36264.9
3) Such a war will mark the end of human life on Earth.16529.6
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.4
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
411) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Law enforcement is applied evenly to all those who break the law. (LAWENF3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree315.6
2) Agree5610.1
3) Disagree30054.0
4) Strongly disagree16830.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
412) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - War is justified when other ways of settling international disputes fail. (WAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree193.4
2) Agree8615.5
3) Disagree21839.4
4) Strongly disagree23041.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
413) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Nowadays a person has to live pretty much for today and let tomorrow take care of itself. (ANOMIA13)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree407.2
2) Agree12322.1
3) Disagree26146.9
4) Strongly disagree13123.5
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
414) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Because not all Canadians have the same religious beliefs, it would be better not to have prayers said in public schools. (PRAYERS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7012.5
2) Agree13824.7
3) Disagree20636.9
4) Strongly disagree14325.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
415) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is getting worse, not better. (ANOMIA23)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree559.9
2) Agree17431.4
3) Disagree26447.6
4) Strongly disagree6111.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
416) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30955.7
2) Agree17731.9
3) Disagree366.5
4) Strongly disagree335.9
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
417) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Government funding should be provided for Roman Catholic schools. (GOVTRC3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7914.4
2) Agree14426.3
3) Disagree20036.6
4) Strongly disagree12322.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
418) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6311.4
2) Agree14025.4
3) Disagree29252.9
4) Strongly disagree5610.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
419) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - A person should retire at age 65, regardless of health. (RETIRE3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9817.7
2) Agree15327.6
3) Disagree21438.6
4) Strongly disagree8916.1
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
420) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The political and economic system we have in this country is about the best there is. (BESTSYS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree458.2
2) Agree30555.7
3) Disagree15828.8
4) Strongly disagree397.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
421) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Government funding should be provided for all religious groups wishing to establish private schools. (GOVTALL3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree285.1
2) Agree9917.9
3) Disagree24143.5
4) Strongly disagree18633.6
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
422) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People like me don't have any say about what the government does. (SAYGOVT3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9717.4
2) Agree15628.1
3) Disagree26547.7
4) Strongly disagree386.8
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
423) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In general, the courts do not deal harshly enough with criminals. (COURTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree22039.8
2) Agree26648.1
3) Disagree5810.5
4) Strongly disagree71.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
424) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree285.1
2) Agree11120.2
3) Disagree21138.4
4) Strongly disagree19836.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
425) Please indicate you level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Married women should not be employed if their husbands are capable of supporting them. (FEWORK3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree458.2
2) Agree11921.8
3) Disagree25146.0
4) Strongly disagree13124.0
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
426) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People who cannot afford it have a right to medical care. (RTMEDIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree26347.9
2) Agree27049.2
3) Disagree91.6
4) Strongly disagree71.3
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
427) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as other Canadians. (HOMORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9217.1
2) Agree28653.1
3) Disagree11521.3
4) Strongly disagree458.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
428) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country up to the men. (FEHOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree295.3
2) Agree417.5
3) Disagree26949.4
4) Strongly disagree20537.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
429) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Divorce in this country should be easier to obtain than it is now. (DIVEASY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree458.3
2) Agree16931.1
3) Disagree25146.1
4) Strongly disagree7614.0
8) Undecided20.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
430) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - It's hardly fair to bring children into the world with the way things look for the future. (ANOMIA33)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree244.4
2) Agree8315.3
3) Disagree31958.6
4) Strongly disagree11821.7
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
431) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Birth control information should be available to teenagers who want it. (TEENINF3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19535.7
2) Agree28652.4
3) Disagree356.4
4) Strongly disagree285.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
432) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - These days a person doesn't really know who can be counted on. (ANOMIA43)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6512.0
2) Agree24344.8
3) Disagree20838.3
4) Strongly disagree275.0
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
433) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Women who do the same work as men should receive the same pay. (FEPAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree25546.4
2) Agree26047.4
3) Disagree224.0
4) Strongly disagree122.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
434) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Ministers should stick to religion and not concern themselves with social, economic and political issues. (CLERGY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree10218.6
2) Agree13624.8
3) Disagree22140.3
4) Strongly disagree8816.0
9) Varied20.4
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
435) Please indicate you level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People who are poor have a right to an income adequate to live on. (RTINCOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree16630.8
2) Agree31358.1
3) Disagree509.3
4) Strongly disagree50.9
8) Undecided30.6
9) Varied20.4
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
436) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In general, values in Canada have been changing for the worse. (CHVALS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6712.5
2) Agree25146.7
3) Disagree18835.0
4) Strongly disagree285.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.4
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
437) With respect to provincial political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTYPR3)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative21740.8
2) Liberal13926.1
3) NDP9016.9
4) Parti Quebecois81.5
5) General193.6
6) No preference234.3
7) Don't vote152.8
8) Undecided71.3
9) Other party142.6
Missing29 
TOTAL532100.0
438) Thinking of all the different kinds of governments in the world today, do you think communism is a good form of government; all right for some countries; bad, but no worse than some others; or the worst kind of all? (COMMUN3)
TOTAL%
1) It's a good form of government.173.1
2) It's all right for some countries.9717.9
3) It's bad, but no worse than some others.22541.5
4) It's the worst kind of all.19736.3
8) Undecided40.7
9) Varied20.4
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
439) As you may know, the United States has invited some countries to participate in what is referred to as its ‘Star Wars' plan. The concept (formally known as Strategic Defense Initiative) involves establishing an anti-missile defense system in space. The system would be in place by the 1990s. Washington currently has a $26 billion background research project underway. In your opinion, should Canada: (STWARS3)
TOTAL%
1) Endorse the project and participate financially15628.8
2) Endorse the project but not participate financially10419.2
3) Neither endorse the project nor participate financially8916.5
4) Not only not participate but strongly oppose the plan7614.0
5) I have no strong feelings either way.11320.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.4
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
440) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is a communist. (COMT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes97100.0
Missing464 
TOTAL97100.0
441) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is a communist. (COMP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes300100.0
Missing261 
TOTAL300100.0
442) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is a homosexual. (HOMT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes53100.0
Missing508 
TOTAL53100.0
443) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is a homosexual. (HOMP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes257100.0
Missing304 
TOTAL257100.0
444) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person does not believe in God. (ATHT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes100100.0
Missing461 
TOTAL100100.0
445) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person does not believe in God. (ATHP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes293100.0
Missing268 
TOTAL293100.0
446) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks women are inferior to men. (SEXT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes58100.0
Missing503 
TOTAL58100.0
447) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks women are inferior to men. (SEXP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes222100.0
Missing339 
TOTAL222100.0
448) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person uses illegal drugs. (DRUT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38100.0
Missing523 
TOTAL38100.0
449) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person uses illegal drugs. (DRUP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes184100.0
Missing377 
TOTAL184100.0
450) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person dislikes East Indians. (EIPT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36100.0
Missing525 
TOTAL36100.0
451) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person dislikes East Indians. (EIPP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes171100.0
Missing390 
TOTAL171100.0
452) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is dissatisfied with the Canadian government. (GOVT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes143100.0
Missing418 
TOTAL143100.0
453) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is dissatisfied with the Canadian government. (GOVP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes389100.0
Missing172 
TOTAL389100.0
454) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks Canadian Indians are lazy. (CINT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45100.0
Missing516 
TOTAL45100.0
455) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks Canadian Indians are lazy. (CINP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes192100.0
Missing369 
TOTAL192100.0
456) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person reads or views pornographic materials. (PORT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39100.0
Missing522 
TOTAL39100.0
457) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person reads or views pornographic materials. (PORP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes209100.0
Missing352 
TOTAL209100.0
458) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person dislikes Jews. (JEWT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35100.0
Missing526 
TOTAL35100.0
459) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person dislikes Jews. (JEWP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes168100.0
Missing393 
TOTAL168100.0
460) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person believes his or her religion is the only true one. (RELT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes91100.0
Missing470 
TOTAL91100.0
461) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person believes his or her religion is the only true one. (RELP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes250100.0
Missing311 
TOTAL250100.0
462) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks his or her cultural group is superior to other groups. (CULT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50100.0
Missing511 
TOTAL50100.0
463) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks his or her cultural group is superior to other groups. (CULP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes202100.0
Missing359 
TOTAL202100.0
464) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - None of these people (NONT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes156100.0
Missing405 
TOTAL156100.0
465) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - None (NONP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes110100.0
Missing451 
TOTAL110100.0
466) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Listen to music? (MUSIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often31556.5
2) Sometimes21638.7
3) Seldom254.5
4) Never20.4
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
467) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go to a movie? (MOVIE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often173.1
2) Sometimes15227.4
3) Seldom29052.3
4) Never9517.1
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
468) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Follow sports? (SPORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often20136.3
2) Sometimes18232.9
3) Seldom10719.3
4) Never6311.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
469) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read the newspaper? (PAPER3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often47084.5
2) Sometimes7613.7
3) Seldom81.4
4) Never20.4
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
470) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read books? (BOOKS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often29853.4
2) Sometimes15828.3
3) Seldom9216.5
4) Never101.8
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
471) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Spend time with your family? (FAMILY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often44480.9
2) Sometimes9016.4
3) Seldom112.0
4) Never30.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
472) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Work out? (WORKOUT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often9617.8
2) Sometimes15228.3
3) Seldom15729.2
4) Never13224.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
473) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend parties? (PARTY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often346.3
2) Sometimes24044.1
3) Seldom24044.1
4) Never305.5
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
474) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go out to dinner? (DINNER3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often10919.7
2) Sometimes29753.7
3) Seldom13825.0
4) Never91.6
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
475) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch television? (TV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often29553.0
2) Sometimes21839.1
3) Seldom376.6
4) Never71.3
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
476) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Smoke? (SMOKE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often10819.4
2) Sometimes386.8
3) Seldom234.1
4) Never38869.7
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
477) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend a sports event? (SPEVENT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often437.7
2) Sometimes17731.7
3) Seldom20536.7
4) Never13424.0
Missing2 
TOTAL559100.0
478) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch or listen to the news? (NEWS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often47385.5
2) Sometimes6511.8
3) Seldom122.2
4) Never30.5
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
479) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend a play? (ATPLAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often366.5
2) Sometimes15327.6
3) Seldom21037.9
4) Never15528.0
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
480) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read the Bible (or the Qur'an)? (BIBLE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6411.6
2) Sometimes12322.2
3) Seldom14926.9
4) Never21739.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
481) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Spend time with friends? (FRIENDS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often29152.2
2) Sometimes23742.5
3) Seldom264.7
4) Never40.7
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
482) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Drink alcohol? (DRINK3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6712.0
2) Sometimes24043.0
3) Seldom13924.9
4) Never11220.1
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
483) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch videos at home? (VIDEOS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often417.4
2) Sometimes13624.5
3) Seldom11420.5
4) Never26447.6
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
484) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Participate in sports? (PSPORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6912.6
2) Sometimes12623.0
3) Seldom12122.0
4) Never23342.4
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
485) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - dance? (DANCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often336.0
2) Sometimes19936.1
3) Seldom18633.7
4) Never13424.3
Missing9 
TOTAL552100.0
486) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read your horoscope? (HORSCOP3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6211.2
2) Sometimes12923.3
3) Seldom13724.8
4) Never22440.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
487) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go out to a lounge or bar? (LOUNGE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often183.2
2) Sometimes10919.7
3) Seldom19134.5
4) Never23642.6
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
488) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Engage in a hobby? (HOBBY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often20136.5
2) Sometimes22240.3
3) Seldom8214.9
4) Never448.0
8) Undecided20.4
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
489) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch religious TV programs? (RELIGTV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often325.8
2) Sometimes12322.2
3) Seldom15327.7
4) Never24343.9
8) Undecided20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
490) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Pray privately? (PRAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often18633.9
2) Sometimes14526.4
3) Seldom9517.3
4) Never11921.7
8) Undecided40.7
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
491) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read magazines? (MAGS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often27850.2
2) Sometimes21639.0
3) Seldom539.6
4) Never71.3
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
492) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Sit and think? (SITHINK3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often26948.6
2) Sometimes24243.7
3) Seldom397.0
4) Never40.7
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
493) Are you a formal member of - A private club? (MEMPRIV3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes142100.0
Missing419 
TOTAL142100.0
494) Are you a formal member of - A labor union? (MEMUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes120100.0
Missing441 
TOTAL120100.0
495) Are you a formal member of - A political group? (MEMPOLI3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71100.0
Missing490 
TOTAL71100.0
496) Are you a formal member of - A service club? (MEMSERV3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes124100.0
Missing437 
TOTAL124100.0
497) Are you a formal member of - A sports group? (MEMSPOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes119100.0
Missing442 
TOTAL119100.0
498) Are you a formal member of - A hobby-related group? (MEMHOBB3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes95100.0
Missing466 
TOTAL95100.0
499) Are you a formal member of - A nationality group? (MEMNAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes43100.0
Missing518 
TOTAL43100.0
500) Are you a formal member of - A church or synagogue? (MEMCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes292100.0
Missing269 
TOTAL292100.0
501) Are you a formal member of - A fraternity or sorority? (MEMGREE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes65100.0
Missing496 
TOTAL65100.0
502) Are you a formal member of - A farm organization? (MEMFARM3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13100.0
Missing548 
TOTAL13100.0
503) Are you a formal member of - Any other group? (MEMOTH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, no information811.8
2) Social service1420.6
3) Professional2739.7
4) Charity1725.0
5) Religious group22.9
Missing493 
TOTAL68100.0
504) How important to you is - A comfortable life? (VCOMFOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important36065.0
2) Somewhat important17832.1
3) Not very important152.7
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
505) How important to you is - Friendship? (VFRIEND3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important44579.7
2) Somewhat important10518.8
3) Not very important71.3
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
506) How important to you is - Excitement? (VEXCITE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6311.7
2) Somewhat important23844.1
3) Not very important21239.3
4) Not important at all275.0
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
507) How important to you is - Freedom? (VFREEDO3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important50991.2
2) Somewhat important447.9
3) Not very important40.7
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
508) How important to you is - Happiness? (VHAPPY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important47785.9
2) Somewhat important7112.8
3) Not very important50.9
4) Not important at all20.4
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
509) How important to you is - Privacy? (VPRIVAC3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39571.0
2) Somewhat important14826.6
3) Not very important112.0
4) Not important at all20.4
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
510) How important to you is - Recognition? (VRECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important12222.0
2) Somewhat important26447.7
3) Not very important14125.5
4) Not important at all274.9
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
511) How important to you is - Family life? (VFAMILY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important48387.8
2) Somewhat important5810.5
3) Not very important81.5
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
512) How important to you is - Acceptance by God? (VGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30455.4
2) Somewhat important11520.9
3) Not very important8014.6
4) Not important at all509.1
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
513) How important to you is - Being loved? (VLOVE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important44480.1
2) Somewhat important10118.2
3) Not very important50.9
4) Not important at all40.7
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
514) How important to you is - Reliability? (VRELY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important50691.0
2) Somewhat important488.6
3) Not very important10.2
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
515) How important to you is - Honesty? (VHONEST3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important53696.1
2) Somewhat important183.2
3) Not very important20.4
4) Not important at all10.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
516) How important to you is - Forgiveness? (VFORGIV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important43077.2
2) Somewhat important11721.0
3) Not very important91.6
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
517) How important to you is - Intelligence? (VINTEL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31757.3
2) Somewhat important21238.3
3) Not very important213.8
4) Not important at all30.5
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
518) How important to you is - Cleanliness? (VCLEAN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important42175.6
2) Somewhat important12923.2
3) Not very important50.9
4) Not important at all20.4
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
519) How important to you is - Being popular? (VPOPULA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important468.3
2) Somewhat important25846.5
3) Not very important21138.0
4) Not important at all407.2
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
520) How important to you is - Imagination? (VIMAGIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important19234.8
2) Somewhat important26948.8
3) Not very important7814.2
4) Not important at all122.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
521) How important to you is - Politeness? (VPOLITE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important37667.7
2) Somewhat important16629.9
3) Not very important122.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL555100.0
522) How important to you is - Working hard? (VWORKHA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important33861.1
2) Somewhat important19835.8
3) Not very important132.4
4) Not important at all40.7
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
523) How important to you is - Success in what you do? (VSUCCES3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important35063.2
2) Somewhat important19034.3
3) Not very important112.0
4) Not important at all30.5
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
524) How important to you is - Being a Canadian? (VCANADA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important42776.8
2) Somewhat important9216.5
3) Not very important315.6
4) Not important at all50.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
525) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - The city or town you live in (JOYCITY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal19236.9
2) Quite a bit21140.5
3) Somewhat9919.0
4) Little or none193.6
Missing40 
TOTAL521100.0
526) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Music (JOYMUSI3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal21941.9
2) Quite a bit19036.3
3) Somewhat9418.0
4) Little or none203.8
Missing38 
TOTAL523100.0
527) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Friendship (JOYFDS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal32259.1
2) Quite a bit18634.1
3) Somewhat336.1
4) Little or none30.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
528) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your marriage/relationship, if single (JOYMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal31175.1
2) Quite a bit6816.4
3) Somewhat276.5
4) Little or none81.9
Missing147 
TOTAL414100.0
529) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Parents (JOYPAR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17151.7
2) Quite a bit10431.4
3) Somewhat4212.7
4) Little or none133.9
8) Undecided10.3
Missing230 
TOTAL331100.0
530) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Television (JOYTV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10920.3
2) Quite a bit21239.5
3) Somewhat17833.1
4) Little or none366.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
531) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Household work (JOYHWOR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5511.3
2) Quite a bit14830.3
3) Somewhat20942.8
4) Little or none7615.6
Missing73 
TOTAL488100.0
532) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Sports (JOYSPOR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10120.7
2) Quite a bit13728.0
3) Somewhat13427.4
4) Little or none11623.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing72 
TOTAL489100.0
533) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Church (or synagogue) life (JOYCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10922.8
2) Quite a bit12125.3
3) Somewhat11423.8
4) Little or none13528.2
Missing82 
TOTAL479100.0
534) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Brother(s) or sister(s) (JOYSIB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal16936.3
2) Quite a bit16134.6
3) Somewhat8818.9
4) Little or none4710.1
Missing96 
TOTAL465100.0
535) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your children (JOYCHIL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal37181.2
2) Quite a bit7817.1
3) Somewhat61.3
4) Little or none20.4
Missing104 
TOTAL457100.0
536) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your job (JOYJOB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal16242.7
2) Quite a bit14438.0
3) Somewhat4511.9
4) Little or none287.4
Missing182 
TOTAL379100.0
537) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your pets (JOYPET3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal11435.0
2) Quite a bit8726.7
3) Somewhat5918.1
4) Little or none6519.9
8) Undecided10.3
Missing235 
TOTAL326100.0
538) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your house or apartment (JOYHOUS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal26950.2
2) Quite a bit20438.1
3) Somewhat5410.1
4) Little or none91.7
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
539) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your family life generally (JOYFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal38471.8
2) Quite a bit12924.1
3) Somewhat213.9
4) Little or none10.2
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
540) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Loneliness (LONELY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal346.8
2) Quite a bit5110.2
3) Somewhat13827.5
4) Little or none27855.5
Missing60 
TOTAL501100.0
541) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Lack of recognition for what I do (RECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal265.3
2) Quite a bit7014.4
3) Somewhat17135.2
4) Little or none21945.1
Missing75 
TOTAL486100.0
542) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Money (MONEY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5911.6
2) Quite a bit10019.7
3) Somewhat20340.0
4) Little or none14328.2
8) Undecided20.4
Missing54 
TOTAL507100.0
543) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Boredom (BOREDOM3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal316.4
2) Quite a bit4910.1
3) Somewhat11924.5
4) Little or none28759.1
Missing75 
TOTAL486100.0
544) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Health (HEALTH3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7314.3
2) Quite a bit8416.4
3) Somewhat18335.7
4) Little or none17133.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing49 
TOTAL512100.0
545) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My sexual life (SEXLIF3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal326.7
2) Quite a bit5110.6
3) Somewhat12626.3
4) Little or none27056.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing81 
TOTAL480100.0
546) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Wondering about the purpose of life (MPLIFE3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal245.2
2) Quite a bit5211.2
3) Somewhat12426.7
4) Little or none26456.9
Missing97 
TOTAL464100.0
547) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Getting older (AGING3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal275.4
2) Quite a bit5410.8
3) Somewhat19939.7
4) Little or none22144.1
Missing60 
TOTAL501100.0
548) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My marriage (MARRIAG3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal256.1
2) Quite a bit266.3
3) Somewhat7919.2
4) Little or none28168.4
Missing150 
TOTAL411100.0
549) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My looks (LOOKS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal193.9
2) Quite a bit438.9
3) Somewhat12125.0
4) Little or none30162.2
Missing77 
TOTAL484100.0
550) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Never seem to have enough time (TIME3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5311.2
2) Quite a bit12125.5
3) Somewhat16935.6
4) Little or none13227.8
Missing86 
TOTAL475100.0
551) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Inferiority feelings (INFERIO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal102.2
2) Quite a bit398.4
3) Somewhat14431.2
4) Little or none26958.2
Missing99 
TOTAL462100.0
552) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My job (JOB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal236.2
2) Quite a bit5514.9
3) Somewhat11831.9
4) Little or none17346.8
8) Undecided10.3
Missing191 
TOTAL370100.0
553) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My children (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal389.2
2) Quite a bit5413.1
3) Somewhat14435.0
4) Little or none17542.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing149 
TOTAL412100.0
554) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Dying (DYING3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal163.3
2) Quite a bit265.4
3) Somewhat13828.8
4) Little or none29962.4
Missing82 
TOTAL479100.0
555) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Feeling I should be getting more out of life (MORELIF3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal388.4
2) Quite a bit6013.2
3) Somewhat15834.8
4) Little or none19843.6
Missing107 
TOTAL454100.0
556) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - The desire to have children (WANCHIL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal84.0
2) Quite a bit73.5
3) Somewhat2110.6
4) Little or none16281.8
Missing363 
TOTAL198100.0
557) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Not being married (NOTMARR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal74.5
2) Quite a bit74.5
3) Somewhat2214.3
4) Little or none11876.6
Missing407 
TOTAL154100.0
558) Do you believe - In ESP (extrasensory perception)? (ESP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.9718.5
2) Yes, I think so.20639.3
3) No, I don't think so.13626.0
4) No, I definitely do not.8516.2
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
559) Do you believe - In astrology? (ASTROL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.275.2
2) Yes, I think so.11221.5
3) No, I don't think so.20940.0
4) No, I definitely do not.17233.0
8) Undecided20.4
Missing39 
TOTAL522100.0
560) Do you believe - That there is life after death? (POSTLIF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.20637.5
2) Yes, I think so.15127.5
3) No, I don't think so.12021.8
4) No, I definitely do not.7313.3
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
561) Do you believe - That it is possible to communicate with the dead? (TALKDEA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.183.3
2) Yes, I think so.5910.9
3) No, I don't think so.20838.5
4) No, I definitely do not.25447.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
562) Do you believe - That God exists? (BELGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.32358.6
2) Yes, I think so.15127.4
3) No, I don't think so.437.8
4) No, I definitely do not.336.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
563) Do you believe - That you personally have experienced an event before it happened (precognition)? (PRECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.9117.2
2) Yes, I think so.13224.9
3) No, I don't think so.15228.7
4) No, I definitely do not.15328.9
9) Varied20.4
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
564) Do you believe - That Jesus was the Divine Son of God? (BELJC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.28252.3
2) Yes, I think so.14827.5
3) No, I don't think so.6111.3
4) No, I definitely do not.468.5
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing22 
TOTAL539100.0
565) Do you believe - That some people have psychic powers, enabling them to predict events? (PSYCHIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.8916.3
2) Yes, I think so.22040.4
3) No, I don't think so.14827.2
4) No, I definitely do not.8816.1
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
566) Do you believe - That you have experienced God's presence? (EXPERGO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.13324.9
2) Yes, I think so.10319.3
3) No, I don't think so.17031.8
4) No, I definitely do not.12924.1
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
567) Do you happen to know which of Christ's disciples denied him three times? (KNOWDEN3)
TOTAL%
1) No11421.5
2) Yes, correct29255.0
3) Yes, wrong6011.3
4) Yes, blank6512.2
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
568) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
1) Never7613.7
2) Less than once a year6311.4
3) About once a year5610.1
4) Several times a year10118.3
5) About once a month264.7
6) 2-3 times a month295.2
7) Nearly every week6812.3
8) Every week10318.6
9) Several times a week315.6
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
569) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How often does your husband or wife attend services? As often as you do, more often than you do, or less often than you do? (SPATTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) As often as I do26862.5
2) More often than I do9421.9
3) Less often than I do6715.6
Missing132 
TOTAL429100.0
570) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESEPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN: How frequently - if at all - do your children attend Sunday school or classes of religious instruction which are not part of their regular school day? (CHATTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Regularly7135.3
2) Often199.5
3) Sometimes4924.4
4) Never6230.8
Missing360 
TOTAL201100.0
571) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - A wedding ceremony (PWEDDIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past435100.0
Missing126 
TOTAL435100.0
572) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - A wedding ceremony (FWEDDIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future91100.0
Missing470 
TOTAL91100.0
573) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Baptism (PBAPTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past434100.0
Missing127 
TOTAL434100.0
574) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Baptism (FBAPTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future56100.0
Missing505 
TOTAL56100.0
575) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Confirmation (PCONFIR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past317100.0
Missing244 
TOTAL317100.0
576) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Confirmation (FCONFIR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future48100.0
Missing513 
TOTAL48100.0
577) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - A funeral (PFUNERA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past312100.0
Missing249 
TOTAL312100.0
578) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - A funeral (FFUNERA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future248100.0
Missing313 
TOTAL248100.0
579) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Counseling (PCOUNSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past116100.0
Missing445 
TOTAL116100.0
580) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Counseling (FCOUNSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future46100.0
Missing515 
TOTAL46100.0
581) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Other (POTHER3)
TOTAL%
1) Service/mass323.1
2) Support753.8
3) Friendship215.4
9) Other17.7
Missing548 
TOTAL13100.0
582) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Other (FOTHER3)
TOTAL%
1) Service/mass444.4
2) Support333.3
3) Friendship222.2
Missing552 
TOTAL9100.0
583) Which of the following comes closest to describing the nature of your religion? (NATRELI3)
TOTAL%
1) I am not a religious person.8515.3
2) I regard myself as a committed Christian.30755.4
3) I am deeply committed to a religion other than Christianity.50.9
4) I find myself interested in a variety of religions, but not committed to any particular one.254.5
5) I have a mild interest in Christianity and an inquisitive interest in other religions, but I hardly regard myself as a strongly religious person.10118.2
6) Other81.4
7) Nominal Christian71.3
8) Theist, not involved101.8
9) Varied61.1
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
584) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO NOT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES REGULARLY: Some observers maintain that few people are actually abandoning their religious traditions. Rather, they draw selective beliefs and practices, even if they do not attend services frequently. They are not about to be recruited by other religious groups. Their identification with their religious tradition is fairly solidly fixed, and it is to these groups that they will turn when confronted with marriage, death and, frequently, birth. How well would you say this observation describes you? (ROLEREL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very accurately17644.9
2) Somewhat accurately14035.7
3) Not very accurately317.9
4) Not accurately, at all4511.5
Missing169 
TOTAL392100.0
585) Where are you presently living? (RESNOW3)
TOTAL%
1) On a farm183.3
2) Rural non-farm area376.8
3) In a town or city of under 30,000 people9317.0
4) In a city of 30,000-100,00010118.5
5) In a city of 100,000-400,00013424.5
6) In a city of over 400,00016129.4
8) Unsure30.5
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
586) What is your citizenship status? (CITIZEN3)
TOTAL%
1) A Canadian citizen53797.1
2) A landed immigrant142.5
8) Unsure20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
587) Do you speak: (LANG3)
TOTAL%
1) French and English7012.7
2) English only47486.0
3) French only71.3
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
588) Are you: (GENDER3)
TOTAL%
1) Male39770.8
2) Female16429.2
TOTAL561100.0
589) In what year were you born? (YRBORN3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54730.85415
590) What is your national group background (e.g., English, French, German)? (NATGP3)
TOTAL%
3) Austria40.7
5) Belgium20.4
7) Canada152.8
8) French Canadian183.3
9) China30.6
10) Czechoslovakia30.6
11) Denmark30.6
12) England26248.3
13) Finland10.2
14) France285.2
15) Germany407.4
16) Greece20.4
18) Hungary40.7
19) Iceland20.4
20) India30.6
23) Ireland336.1
24) Italy50.9
26) Japan30.6
29) Netherlands61.1
30) Norway10.2
31) Pakistan10.2
33) Philippines10.2
34) Poland71.3
35) Portugal10.2
36) Romania30.6
37) Russia30.6
38) Scotland5410.0
41) Sweden10.2
42) Switzerland20.4
44) Ukraine193.5
45) United States20.4
47) Wales30.6
48) Yugoslavia30.6
99) Other40.7
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
591) How important do you consider your national cultural group background to be? (NBNATGP3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14927.3
2) Somewhat important22040.4
3) Not very important17532.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL545100.0
592) What race are you? (RACE3)
TOTAL%
1) White53997.5
4) Oriental81.4
5) East Indian or Pakistani40.7
6) Other20.4
Missing8 
TOTAL553100.0
593) Are you currently: (MARITAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Married42576.7
2) Widowed529.4
3) Divorced142.5
4) Separated91.6
5) Never married417.4
6) Living with someone, although not legally married to him/her112.0
9) Varied20.4
Missing7 
TOTAL554100.0
594) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes387.2
2) No49292.8
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
595) At present are you: (WRKSTAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time29653.7
2) With a job, but not a work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike81.5
3) Working part-time, not in school285.1
4) Working part-time, going to school20.4
5) Unemployed61.1
6) Retired18132.8
7) Keeping house285.1
8) In school, not presently employed20.4
Missing10 
TOTAL551100.0
596) See summary documentation for a description of SES codes. (SES3)
TOTAL%
19) 10.3
23) 61.9
24) 20.6
25) 72.2
27) 51.6
28) 51.6
29) 51.6
30) 103.2
31) 30.9
32) 61.9
33) 30.9
34) 10.3
35) 51.6
37) 41.3
38) 134.1
39) 20.6
40) 20.6
41) 103.2
42) 61.9
44) 144.4
46) 154.7
48) 51.6
49) 51.6
50) 51.6
51) 196.0
52) 92.8
53) 10.3
54) 41.3
56) 10.3
57) 30.9
58) 41.3
59) 41.3
60) 51.6
61) 20.6
62) 103.2
63) 92.8
64) 154.7
65) 92.8
66) 206.3
67) 154.7
68) 51.6
69) 154.7
70) 10.3
72) 134.1
73) 30.9
74) 41.3
75) 61.9
Missing244 
TOTAL317100.0
597) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE REPSONDENTS WHO ARE EMPLOYED: What kind of work do you normally do? (Please be specific.)(See summary documentation for SES and occupation codes) (TYPE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5612624.163135
598) How many children do you have? (CHILDRE3)
TOTAL%
0) 05710.9
1) 16913.2
2) 217032.4
3) 312423.7
4) 46011.5
5) 5254.8
6) 691.7
7) 761.1
8) 8 or more40.8
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
599) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are of preschool age? (CHPRE3)
TOTAL%
1) 2468.6
2) 1131.4
Missing526 
TOTAL35100.0
600) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are ages 6-12? (CH6123)
TOTAL%
1) 5153.7
2) 3941.1
3) 55.3
Missing466 
TOTAL95100.0
601) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are ages 13-19? (CH13193)
TOTAL%
1) 8259.4
2) 4230.4
3) 139.4
4) 10.7
Missing423 
TOTAL138100.0
602) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are age 20 or over? (CH2PLU3)
TOTAL%
1) 8124.3
2) 10230.6
3) 8224.6
4) 3610.8
5) 164.8
6) 82.4
7) 61.8
8) 20.6
Missing228 
TOTAL333100.0
603) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: At present is your husband or wife: (SPWKSTA3)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time14634.0
2) With a job, but not a work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike61.4
3) Working part-time, not in school5212.1
4) Working part-time, going to school40.9
5) Unemployed143.3
6) Retired8118.8
7) Keeping house12629.3
8) In school, not presently employed10.2
Missing131 
TOTAL430100.0
604) See summary documentation for a description of SES codes. (SPSES3)
TOTAL%
18) 10.5
19) 10.5
23) 21.0
24) 21.0
25) 42.1
26) 10.5
27) 31.6
28) 52.6
29) 52.6
30) 52.6
31) 10.5
32) 31.6
35) 21.0
37) 21.0
38) 136.8
39) 21.0
40) 73.6
41) 63.1
44) 84.2
45) 21.0
46) 178.9
48) 10.5
49) 10.5
50) 31.6
51) 157.8
52) 2211.5
55) 31.6
56) 52.6
57) 21.0
59) 21.0
61) 10.5
62) 52.6
63) 31.6
64) 42.1
65) 10.5
66) 178.9
67) 73.6
69) 31.6
70) 10.5
73) 10.5
74) 21.0
75) 10.5
Missing369 
TOTAL192100.0
605) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE REPSONDENTS WHOSE HUSBAND OR WIFE IS EMPLOYED: What kind of work does he/she do? (See summary documentation for SES and occupation codes) (SPTYPE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5611556.7792434
606) In terms of formal education, what is the highest level you have completed? (EDUC3)
TOTAL%
1) Grade school7714.3
2) High school18935.0
3) Technical or business school10319.1
4) Undergraduate university9718.0
5) Graduate or professional school, university7413.7
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
607) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN AN UNDERGRADUATE UNIVERSITY: What is your major? (UMAJOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Commerce1513.3
2) Education2219.5
3) Engineering1412.4
4) Fine arts21.8
5) Humanities2623.0
6) Nursing65.3
7) Physical education10.9
8) Physical science1513.3
9) Social science98.0
99) Other32.7
Missing448 
TOTAL113100.0
608) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN A GRADUATE OR PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY: What is your field? (PROFIEL3)
TOTAL%
1) Arts22.4
3) Commerce1720.5
4) Education2125.3
5) Engineering78.4
6) Humanities44.8
7) Law22.4
8) Medicine67.2
10) Physical science1012.0
11) Social development33.6
12) Social science44.8
13) Religion22.4
14) Professional, other11.2
99) Other44.8
Missing478 
TOTAL83100.0
609) Was any of your education in church or parochial schools? (PAROCH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12824.6
2) No39375.4
Missing40 
TOTAL521100.0
610) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your grade school education was in such schools: (PARGS3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools7566.4
2) Part in parochial schools2421.2
3) None in parochial schools1311.5
8) Unsure10.9
Missing448 
TOTAL113100.0
611) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your high school education was in such schools: (PARHS3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools6159.8
2) Part in parochial schools2221.6
3) None in parochial schools1918.6
Missing459 
TOTAL102100.0
612) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your university education was in such schools: (PARUNIV3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools614.3
2) Part in parochial schools716.7
3) None in parochial schools2969.0
Missing519 
TOTAL42100.0
613) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would it be? (CLASS3)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class40.7
2) Working class16931.6
3) Middle class34965.2
4) Upper class61.1
8) Undecided50.9
9) Varied20.4
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
614) With respect to your political views (not party), how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEW3)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal183.3
2) Liberal8816.4
3) Moderate, middle of the road29554.8
4) Conservative12623.4
5) Extremely conservative101.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
615) Would you please indicate your general religious preference: (RELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant33462.7
2) Roman Catholic15729.5
3) Jewish81.5
4) None295.4
5) Other50.9
Missing28 
TOTAL533100.0
616) Would you please indicate your mother's general religious preference (if applicable): (MARELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant31364.7
2) Roman Catholic15532.0
3) Jewish61.2
4) None51.0
5) Other51.0
Missing77 
TOTAL484100.0
617) Would you please indicate your father's general religious preference (if applicable): (PARELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant29763.3
2) Roman Catholic14530.9
3) Jewish51.1
4) None183.8
5) Other40.9
Missing92 
TOTAL469100.0
618) Would you please indicate your spouse's general religious preference (if applicable): (SPRELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant29864.1
2) Roman Catholic14330.8
3) Jewish71.5
4) None132.8
5) Other40.9
Missing96 
TOTAL465100.0
619) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (DENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican8726.0
2) Baptist206.0
3) Lutheran195.7
4) Mennonite61.8
5) Pentecostal61.8
6) Presbyterian195.7
7) Salvation Army51.5
8) United Church14342.8
9) Other41.2
11) Advent10.3
14) Brethren30.9
17) Reformed20.6
20) Evangelical30.9
24) Greek Orthodox72.1
27) Jehovah's Witness10.3
29) Mormon51.5
31) Nondenominational10.3
34) Ukrainian Orthodox20.6
Missing227 
TOTAL334100.0
620) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE MOTHER IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (MADENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican8327.2
2) Baptist258.2
3) Lutheran247.9
4) Mennonite62.0
5) Pentecostal51.6
6) Presbyterian3310.8
7) Salvation Army51.6
8) United Church9631.5
9) Other72.3
11) Advent10.3
14) Brethren10.3
17) Reformed10.3
19) Church of Christ20.7
20) Evangelical10.3
24) Greek Orthodox93.0
29) Mormon31.0
31) Nondenominational10.3
34) Ukrainian Orthodox20.7
Missing256 
TOTAL305100.0
621) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE FATHER IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (PADENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6823.9
2) Baptist238.1
3) Lutheran248.4
4) Mennonite51.8
5) Pentecostal62.1
6) Presbyterian3010.5
7) Salvation Army62.1
8) United Church9934.7
9) Other62.1
14) Brethren10.4
17) Reformed10.4
19) Church of Christ10.4
20) Evangelical10.4
24) Greek Orthodox93.2
29) Mormon20.7
31) Nondenominational10.4
34) Ukrainian Orthodox10.4
35) Unitarian10.4
Missing276 
TOTAL285100.0
622) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE SPOUSE IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (SPDENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican7727.2
2) Baptist155.3
3) Lutheran165.7
4) Mennonite62.1
5) Pentecostal72.5
6) Presbyterian186.4
7) Salvation Army62.1
8) United Church12042.4
9) Other10.4
14) Brethren10.4
17) Reformed20.7
20) Evangelical31.1
24) Greek Orthodox51.8
29) Mormon31.1
31) Nondenominational10.4
34) Ukrainian Orthodox20.7
Missing278 
TOTAL283100.0
623) Have you participated in the charismatic (renewal) movement? (CHARIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, presently61.1
2) Yes, in the past214.0
3) No50194.9
Missing33 
TOTAL528100.0
624) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PART OF THE UNITED CHURCH: Have you participated in the United Church Renewal Fellowship? (UCRF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, presently42.0
2) Yes, in the past125.9
3) No18892.2
Missing357 
TOTAL204100.0
625) With respect to federal political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTYFE3)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative24144.6
2) Liberal15929.4
3) NDP7513.9
4) Other40.7
5) Best Canada101.9
6) No preference224.1
7) Don't vote101.9
8) Undecided91.7
9) Other party101.9
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
626) So far as you and your family are concerned, would you say that your present financial situation leaves you pretty well satisfied, more or less satisfied, not very satisfied or not satisfied at all? (SATFIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Pretty well satisfied19234.4
2) More or less satisfied27148.6
3) Not very satisfied7613.6
4) Not satisfied at all193.4
Missing3 
TOTAL558100.0
627) During the last few years, would you say your financial situation has been: (FINALTE3)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better19535.0
2) Getting worse9717.4
3) Staying about the same26547.6
Missing4 
TOTAL557100.0
628) Which of the figures below comes closest to your total family income, before taxes, in 1984? (INCOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000305.7
2) $10,000-14,999489.1
3) $15,000-19,999427.9
4) $20,000-24,9996512.3
5) $25,000-29,999529.8
6) $30,000-39,99910419.6
7) $40,000-59,99911922.5
8) $60,000-100,0005510.4
9) Over $100,000152.8
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
629) Compared with Canadian families in general, would you say your family income is far below average, below average, average, above average or far above average? (COMPINC3)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average112.0
2) Below average8415.3
3) Average24644.9
4) Above average18032.8
5) Far above average264.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL548100.0
630) If you could live in any province, where would you live? (IFPROV3)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland275.1
1) British Columbia12824.3
2) Alberta6111.6
3) Saskatchewan315.9
4) Manitoba295.5
5) Ontario7313.9
6) Quebec387.2
7) New Brunswick366.8
8) Nova Scotia5911.2
9) Prince Edward Island448.4
Missing35 
TOTAL526100.0
631) If you could live in any country, where would you live? (IFCOUNT3)
TOTAL%
2) Australia51.0
7) Canada44586.4
12) England71.4
14) France10.2
16) Greece10.2
23) Ireland30.6
35) Portugal20.4
38) Scotland10.2
41) Sweden20.4
42) Switzerland20.4
45) United States387.4
47) Wales10.2
52) Bermuda10.2
53) New Zealand51.0
98) North America10.2
Missing46 
TOTAL515100.0
632) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - The number of organizations you belong to? (CHORGS3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase7714.4
2) A decrease11822.0
3) No change34163.6
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
633) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - How often you attend religious services? (CHATT3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase6211.4
2) A decrease7113.1
3) No change41175.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
634) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - The time you spend watching television? (CHTV3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase9116.5
2) A decrease15327.8
3) No change30655.6
Missing11 
TOTAL550100.0
635) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your general happiness? (CHHAP3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase16530.4
2) A decrease6512.0
3) No change31357.6
Missing18 
TOTAL543100.0
636) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your enjoyment of marriage (if applicable)? (CHMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase13531.0
2) A decrease347.8
3) No change26560.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing126 
TOTAL435100.0
637) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your enthusiasm for life? (CHENTHU3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase16129.4
2) A decrease5910.8
3) No change32759.8
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0
638) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Being successful (NBSUC3)
TOTAL%
1) More important10118.8
2) Less important18935.3
3) No change24545.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
639) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Family life (NBFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) More important29754.6
2) Less important152.8
3) No change23242.6
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
640) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Social issues (NBSIS3)
TOTAL%
1) More important15729.3
2) Less important8916.6
3) No change28953.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
641) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Children (NBCHI3)
TOTAL%
1) More important25750.7
2) Less important305.9
3) No change22043.4
Missing54 
TOTAL507100.0
642) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Getting along with others (NBOTH3)
TOTAL%
1) More important16931.4
2) Less important5610.4
3) No change31258.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL538100.0
643) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Church life (NBCHU3)
TOTAL%
1) More important11922.3
2) Less important7013.1
3) No change34464.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing27 
TOTAL534100.0
644) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Material comfort (NBMAT3)
TOTAL%
1) More important13024.5
2) Less important9317.5
3) No change30757.9
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
645) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Sexuality (NBSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) More important6212.1
2) Less important13325.9
3) No change31962.1
Missing47 
TOTAL514100.0
646) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Friendship (NBFRI3)
TOTAL%
1) More important20237.1
2) Less important183.3
3) No change32359.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL544100.0
647) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Parents (NBPAR3)
TOTAL%
1) More important11929.1
2) Less important379.0
3) No25361.9
Missing152 
TOTAL409100.0
648) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Physical appearance (NBPHY3)
TOTAL%
1) More important10419.6
2) Less important9217.4
3) No change33262.6
8) Undecided20.4
Missing31 
TOTAL530100.0
649) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Marriage (NBMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) More important17436.0
2) Less important316.4
3) No change27757.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing78 
TOTAL483100.0
650) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - God (NBGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) More important16531.0
2) Less important213.9
3) No change34765.1
Missing28 
TOTAL533100.0
651) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Intellectual growth (NBINT3)
TOTAL%
1) More important16430.7
2) Less important438.0
3) No change32660.9
8) Undecided20.4
Missing26 
TOTAL535100.0
652) Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days for you? Would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy?: (HAPPY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy14425.9
2) Pretty happy37868.0
3) Not too happy335.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL556100.0
653) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: Generally speaking, how would you describe your marriage? Would you say it is very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy? (HAPMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy20947.7
2) Pretty happy20446.6
3) Not too happy245.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing123 
TOTAL438100.0
654) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The province you live in (FUTPROV3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain31457.2
2) Lose7714.0
3) Same15728.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL549100.0
655) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The traditional family (FUTFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain15628.9
2) Lose23643.7
3) Same14827.4
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
656) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Education (FUTEDUC3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain31257.8
2) Lose9417.4
3) Same13424.8
Missing21 
TOTAL540100.0
657) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The Arab countries (FUTARAB3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain10219.6
2) Lose28254.2
3) Same13526.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing41 
TOTAL520100.0
658) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Science (FUTSCI3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain45184.0
2) Lose142.6
3) Same7213.4
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
659) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United States (FUTUS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain21940.8
2) Lose14226.4
3) Same17532.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing24 
TOTAL537100.0
660) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Women (FUTWOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain39973.6
2) Lose152.8
3) Same12723.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL542100.0
661) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Religion (FUTREL3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain13424.8
2) Lose16630.7
3) Same24144.5
Missing20 
TOTAL541100.0
662) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Europe (FUTEUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain8115.4
2) Lose16431.2
3) Same27953.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing36 
TOTAL525100.0
663) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canadian Indians (FUTINDS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain24145.0
2) Lose8716.2
3) Same20838.8
Missing25 
TOTAL536100.0
664) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Men (FUTMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain6211.7
2) Lose15829.8
3) Same31158.6
Missing30 
TOTAL531100.0
665) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The French in Canada (FUTFREN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain12323.3
2) Lose15529.3
3) Same25047.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL529100.0
666) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Russia (FUTRUS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain12423.7
2) Lose15329.2
3) Same24747.1
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
667) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Atheism (FUTATH3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain10219.7
2) Lose14127.2
3) Same27653.2
Missing42 
TOTAL519100.0
668) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United Nations (FUTUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain10419.8
2) Lose21140.3
3) Same20739.5
8) Undecided20.4
Missing37 
TOTAL524100.0
669) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Traditional morality (FUTMOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain12824.5
2) Lose25248.3
3) Same14227.2
Missing39 
TOTAL522100.0
670) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Israel (FUTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain9017.2
2) Lose18234.8
3) Same25148.0
Missing38 
TOTAL523100.0
671) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canada (FUTCAN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain32459.3
2) Lose356.4
3) Same18634.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL546100.0
672) Date questionnaire returned (DATEIN3)
TOTAL%
1) July 15-3125745.8
2) August 1-1513223.5
3) August 16-31529.3
4) September 1-15366.4
5) September 16-30529.3
6) October 1-15132.3
7) October 16-3181.4
8) November 1-1510.2
9) November 16-30101.8
TOTAL561100.0
673) First year of respondent's participation (FIRSTYR3)
TOTAL%
1) 1975561100.0
TOTAL561100.0
674) COMM13 (COMM13)
TOTAL%
1) Personal concerns2124.4
2) Sexuality55.8
3) Religion67.0
4) Social concerns3540.7
5) Gender11.2
6) Intergroup relations89.3
7) Survey1011.6
Missing475 
TOTAL86100.0
675) COMM23 (COMM23)
TOTAL%
1) Personal concerns522.7
2) Sexuality29.1
4) Social concerns731.8
5) Gender14.5
6) Intergroup relations29.1
7) Survey522.7
Missing539 
TOTAL22100.0
676) COMM33 (COMM33)
TOTAL%
2) Sexuality116.7
3) Religion233.3
4) Social concerns116.7
6) Intergroup relations116.7
7) Survey116.7
Missing555 
TOTAL6100.0
677) Age of respondent (AGE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL54755.24313
678) Age group (AGEGP3)
TOTAL%
1) 18-34203.7
2) 35-5425346.3
3) 55 and over27450.1
Missing14 
TOTAL547100.0