Project Canada 1980-95 Panel Study

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Respondent ID (ID2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2773022.8522097
2) Size of respondent's city/town: (CATEGOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Metropolitan area (100,000 and above)20272.9
2) Small city (10,000-99,999)269.4
3) Small town (less than 10,000)4917.7
TOTAL277100.0
3) Respondent's province: (PROVINC2)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland207.2
1) British Columbia3010.8
2) Alberta3111.2
3) Saskatchewan2910.5
4) Manitoba238.3
5) Ontario3713.4
6) Quebec2910.5
7) Nova Scotia3311.9
8) Prince Edward Island248.7
9) New Brunswick217.6
TOTAL277100.0
4) Area of respondent: (AREA2)
TOTAL%
1) Vancouver217.6
2) Prince George31.1
3) Chase41.4
4) Edmonton248.7
5) Lethbridge41.4
6) Delia10.4
7) Regina227.9
8) Swift Current31.1
9) Star City31.1
10) Winnipeg155.4
11) Thompson41.4
12) MacGregor41.4
13) Toronto238.3
14) Cornwall20.7
15) Thamesville10.4
16) Montreal114.0
18) Champlain31.1
19) Halifax2810.1
20) Sydney10.4
21) Mulgrave41.4
22) Charlotte227.9
23) Summerside20.7
25) St. John176.1
26) Fredton20.7
27) McAdam20.7
28) St. John's155.4
29) Corner Brook31.1
30) Cupids10.4
31) Salmo20.7
32) Morinvale20.7
33) Nipawn10.4
34) Meaford62.2
35) Barrie20.7
36) Ottawa31.1
37) Farnham145.1
39) Quebec City10.4
43) Botwood10.4
TOTAL277100.0
5) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Energy (ENERGY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13148.0
2) Fairly serious11441.8
3) Not very serious2810.3
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
6) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The economy (ECONOMY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious18868.1
2) Fairly serious7527.2
3) Not very serious114.0
9) Varied20.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
7) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unemployment (UNEMPLO2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12244.7
2) Fairly serious12345.1
3) Not very serious269.5
9) Varied20.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
8) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Government (GOVT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9535.8
2) Fairly serious10439.2
3) Not very serious6624.9
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
9) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Canadian unity (UNITY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7427.3
2) Fairly serious12947.6
3) Not very serious6825.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
10) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - American influence (AMINFLU2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious3613.3
2) Fairly serious8832.6
3) Not very serious14654.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
11) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - French-English relations (FRENENG2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4315.7
2) Fairly serious13448.9
3) Not very serious9735.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
12) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Native Indian-White relations (INDWH2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious3512.9
2) Fairly serious11743.2
3) Not very serious11943.9
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
13) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Federal-Provincial relations (FEDPROV2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10638.8
2) Fairly serious12646.2
3) Not very serious4115.0
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
14) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Inequality of women (WOMEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious248.9
2) Fairly serious7327.0
3) Not very serious17364.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
15) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Pollution (POLLUT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10939.9
2) Fairly serious11742.9
3) Not very serious4616.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
16) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Family breakdown (FAMILY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious11441.6
2) Fairly serious11140.5
3) Not very serious4917.9
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
17) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Crime (CRIME2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13950.7
2) Fairly serious11843.1
3) Not very serious165.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
18) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Poverty (POVERTY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5319.6
2) Fairly serious13449.4
3) Not very serious8431.0
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
19) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Drugs (DRUGS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12946.9
2) Fairly serious11642.2
3) Not very serious3010.9
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
20) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious11441.5
2) Fairly serious12144.0
3) Not very serious3914.2
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
21) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Violence (VIOLENC2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12746.4
2) Fairly serious11240.9
3) Not very serious3512.8
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
22) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9434.7
2) Fairly serious14352.8
3) Not very serious3312.2
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
23) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual assault (SEXUAL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7627.9
2) Fairly serious12746.7
3) Not very serious6825.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
24) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Mental disorders (MENTDIS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4215.6
2) Fairly serious12245.2
3) Not very serious10639.3
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
25) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Wife-beating (WIFEBEA2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious3111.4
2) Fairly serious13348.9
3) Not very serious10739.3
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
26) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Suicide (SUICIDE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious3713.6
2) Fairly serious11040.4
3) Not very serious12546.0
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
27) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Child abuse (CHILDAB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9033.2
2) Fairly serious14051.7
3) Not very serious4115.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
28) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Other, first mention (PROBS801)
TOTAL%
1) Education26.9
3) Environment26.9
5) Immigrants13.4
6) Legal517.2
7) Morality517.2
9) Regionalism13.4
12) Welfare assistance13.4
14) Racism13.4
15) Religious decline26.9
20) Other931.0
Missing248 
TOTAL29100.0
29) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Other, second mention (PROBS802)
TOTAL%
1) Education214.3
2) Elderly17.1
3) Environment17.1
6) Legal17.1
7) Morality17.1
8) Politics17.1
9) Regionalism214.3
10) Unions214.3
11) Welfare abuse17.1
20) Miscellaneous214.3
Missing263 
TOTAL14100.0
30) Concerning bilingualism in Canada, would you say that Canada should have two official languages (French and English), one official language (French or English), or no official language? (BILING2)
TOTAL%
1) Canada should have two official languages - French and English.12645.8
2) Canada should have one official language - French.20.7
3) Canada should have one official language - English.12344.7
4) Canada should have no official language.176.2
5) Other51.8
8) Undecided20.7
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
31) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - British Columbia (BC2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity8130.7
2) Tends to create division9736.7
3) Little impact either way8331.4
8) Undecided20.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
32) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Alberta (ALTA2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity5520.5
2) Tends to create division18067.2
3) Little impact either way2710.1
8) Undecided31.1
9) Varied31.1
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
33) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Saskatchewan (SASK2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity10942.1
2) Tends to create division4015.4
3) Little impact either way10640.9
8) Undecided31.2
9) Varied10.4
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
34) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Manitoba (MAN2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity9636.6
2) Tends to create division3814.5
3) Little impact either way12447.3
8) Undecided31.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
35) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Ontario (ONT2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity11845.0
2) Tends to create division10038.2
3) Little impact either way4216.0
8) Undecided20.8
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
36) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Quebec (QUE2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity155.6
2) Tends to create division24089.2
3) Little impact either way114.1
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
37) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Nova Scotia (NS2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity10640.3
2) Tends to create division145.3
3) Little impact either way13952.9
8) Undecided41.5
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
38) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Prince Edward Island (PEI2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity9335.4
2) Tends to create division93.4
3) Little impact either way15759.7
8) Undecided41.5
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
39) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - New Brunswick (NB2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity10841.2
2) Tends to create division166.1
3) Little impact either way13451.1
8) Undecided41.5
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
40) How do you feel about the contribution of the following province in keeping Canada together? Does it tend to further unity, create division or have little impact either way? - Newfoundland (NFLD2)
TOTAL%
1) Tends to further unity7528.5
2) Tends to create division6825.9
3) Little impact either way11443.3
8) Undecided41.5
9) Varied20.8
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
41) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Protestants (ACQPROT2)
TOTAL%
0) None217.7
1) 131.1
2) 2-3155.5
4) 4 or more23585.8
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
42) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Roman Catholics (ACQCATH2)
TOTAL%
0) None134.7
1) 172.6
2) 2-33111.3
4) 4 or more22381.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
43) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Jews (ACQJEW2)
TOTAL%
0) None13048.1
1) 13914.4
2) 2-35821.5
4) 4 or more4315.9
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
44) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - French Canadians (ACQFREN2)
TOTAL%
0) None8129.8
1) 13512.9
2) 2-35319.5
4) 4 or more10337.9
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
45) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - English Canadians (ACQENG2)
TOTAL%
0) None145.1
1) 120.7
2) 2-3103.6
4) 4 or more24990.5
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
46) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Orientals (ACQORIE2)
TOTAL%
0) None13951.7
1) 12810.4
2) 2-35420.1
4) 4 or more4817.8
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
47) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Canadian Indians (ACQIND2)
TOTAL%
0) None19170.0
1) 1279.9
2) 2-32910.6
4) 4 or more269.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
48) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Blacks (ACQBLAC2)
TOTAL%
0) None16761.6
1) 14315.9
2) 2-33211.8
4) 4 or more2910.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
49) How many persons from the following group would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - East Indians or Pakistanis (ACQEIND2)
TOTAL%
0) None18568.0
1) 13412.5
2) 2-32810.3
4) 4 or more259.2
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
50) Is there any area within a mile of your home where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9333.7
2) No18366.3
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
51) Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes165.8
2) No26094.2
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
52) During 1979, did anyone break into or somehow illegally get into your apartment or home? (BURGLAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes155.5
2) No26094.5
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
53) During 1979, did anyone take something from you by using force - such as a stickup, mugging or threat? (ROBBERY2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes41.4
2) No27298.6
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
54) In general, do you think the courts deal too harshly or not harshly enough with criminals? (COURTS2)
TOTAL%
1) Too harshly41.4
2) Not harshly enough22882.6
3) About right4014.5
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied20.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
55) Which of the following comes closest to your view of people? (PEOPLE2)
TOTAL%
1) People are basically good and usually try to be fair.12244.4
2) People are basically good but have to look out for themselves.8530.9
3) People are basically bad.10.4
4) People are not basically anything; they simply are all different.6724.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
56) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (ALHOLIC2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13248.7
2) A bit uneasy12646.5
3) Very uneasy134.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
57) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (FMPAT2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease10739.5
2) A bit uneasy14051.7
3) Very uneasy248.9
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
58) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (HOMOSXL2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease7929.2
2) A bit uneasy10237.6
3) Very uneasy8932.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
59) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (DRUGUSE2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease6122.4
2) A bit uneasy13750.4
3) Very uneasy7427.2
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
60) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (EXCON2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease8029.7
2) A bit uneasy14453.5
3) Very uneasy4516.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
61) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (LESBIAN2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease10539.0
2) A bit uneasy9836.4
3) Very uneasy6624.5
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
62) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (DRUGADD2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease4215.6
2) A bit uneasy11643.1
3) Very uneasy11141.3
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
63) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (INDIAN2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease24690.1
2) A bit uneasy269.5
3) Very uneasy10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
64) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (ORIENT2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease26095.2
2) A bit uneasy124.4
3) Very uneasy10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
65) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (BLACK2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease25292.3
2) A bit uneasy207.3
3) Very uneasy10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
66) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (EINDIAN2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease22682.8
2) A bit uneasy4014.7
3) Very uneasy72.6
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
67) Please put yourself in the situation 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 (JEWS2)
TOTAL%
1) At ease26396.3
2) A bit uneasy82.9
3) Very uneasy20.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
68) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Canadian Indians? (WCI2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20675.7
2) No6523.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
69) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and blacks? (WB2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15456.8
2) No11442.1
9) Varied31.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
70) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Orientals? (WO2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18969.7
2) No8129.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
71) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and East Indians or Pakistanis? (WEI2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16259.8
2) No10739.5
9) Varied20.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
72) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Roman Catholics? (PC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24188.0
2) No3111.3
9) Varied20.7
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
73) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23285.0
2) No4014.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
74) Do you approve of marriages between - Jews and Roman Catholics? (JRC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22783.5
2) No4416.2
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
75) Do you feel that any racial or cultural groups in your community are discriminated against and it is getting worse, getting better, getting neither worse nor better, or is it not currently a problem but has been one in the past, or has it never been a serious problem? (DISCRIM2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and it's getting worse.228.1
2) Yes, but it's getting better.5319.4
3) Yes, but it's no better or worse.6323.1
4) No, although it was a problem in the past.3011.0
5) No, and such a problem has never been very serious.10337.7
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
76) 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 (PREMARS2)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong6222.5
2) Almost always wrong4616.7
3) Sometimes wrong8229.7
4) Not wrong at all8631.2
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
77) 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 (XMARSEX2)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong15957.4
2) Almost always wrong7326.4
3) Sometimes wrong4114.8
4) Not wrong at all41.4
TOTAL277100.0
78) 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 (HOMOSEX2)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong18768.2
2) Almost always wrong248.8
3) Sometimes wrong2910.6
4) Not wrong at all3312.0
8) Undecided10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
79) Which of these statements comes closest to your feelings about the distribution of pornography? (PORNLAW2)
TOTAL%
1) There should be no laws forbidding its distribution.228.1
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.15557.0
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.9434.6
8) Undecided10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
80) 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? (ABDEFEC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23385.3
2) No4014.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
81) 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? (ABNOMOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11040.4
2) No16259.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
82) 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? (ABHLTH2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25391.7
2) No228.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
83) 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? (ABPOOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12546.1
2) No14453.1
8) Undecided20.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
84) 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? (ABRAPE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22482.4
2) No4717.3
8) Undecided10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
85) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is not married but does not want to marry the man? (ABSINGL2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10940.1
2) No16359.9
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
86) Do you think birth control information should be available to teenagers who want it? (TEENINF2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25793.1
2) No196.9
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
87) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Canada should follow a policy of opening its doors to displaced persons (refugees), whomever they may be. (REFUGEE2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree207.3
2) Agree7627.7
3) Disagree11441.6
4) Strongly disagree6323.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
88) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement 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. (PRAYERS2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree279.8
2) Agree7928.6
3) Disagree10036.2
4) Strongly disagree6925.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
89) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Law enforcement is applied evenly to all those who break the law. (LAWENF2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5018.1
2) Agree2810.1
3) Disagree10638.4
4) Strongly disagree9233.3
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
90) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Nowadays, a person has to live pretty much for today and let tomorrow take care of itself. (ANOMIA12)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree114.0
2) Agree4717.1
3) Disagree16158.5
4) Strongly disagree5620.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
91) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree124.4
2) Agree4516.4
3) Disagree10538.3
4) Strongly disagree11240.9
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
92) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - War is justified when other ways of settling international disputes fail. (WAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree114.0
2) Agree5821.1
3) Disagree9735.3
4) Strongly disagree10939.6
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
93) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - The problem with Canadian Indians is that they would rather live on handouts than get out and work like other people. (CANINDS2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree207.4
2) Agree6222.8
3) Disagree12746.7
4) Strongly disagree5921.7
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied31.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
94) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as other Canadians. (HOMORTS2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3011.1
2) Agree15858.3
3) Disagree5118.8
4) Strongly disagree3211.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
95) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is getting worse, not better. (ANOMIA22)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree248.8
2) Agree8932.5
3) Disagree14251.8
4) Strongly disagree186.6
9) Varied10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
96) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12244.4
2) Agree11240.7
3) Disagree186.5
4) Strongly disagree228.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
97) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Trudeau is doing a pretty good job as prime minister. (TRUDEAU2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree248.7
2) Agree8932.4
3) Disagree7928.7
4) Strongly disagree8029.1
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
98) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Divorce in this country should be easier to obtain than it is now. (DIVEASY2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree155.5
2) Agree7125.9
3) Disagree14653.3
4) Strongly disagree4014.6
9) Varied20.7
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
99) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - It's hardly fair to bring children into the world with the way things look for the future. (ANOMIA32)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree82.9
2) Agree3813.9
3) Disagree16158.8
4) Strongly disagree6323.0
9) Varied41.5
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
100) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree259.1
2) Agree9534.5
3) Disagree13147.6
4) Strongly disagree238.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
101) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - A person should retire at 65, regardless of health. (RETIRE2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3211.6
2) Agree5018.2
3) Disagree14853.8
4) Strongly disagree4516.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
102) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - The political and economic system we have in this country is about the best there is. (BESTSYS2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree238.4
2) Agree14552.7
3) Disagree9434.2
4) Strongly disagree114.0
8) Undecided20.7
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
103) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - These days a person doesn't really know whom he can count on. (ANOMIA42)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree145.1
2) Agree11140.5
3) Disagree14151.5
4) Strongly disagree82.9
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
104) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Jews, in general, are inclined to be more loyal to Israel than to Canada. (JEWLOY2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree93.5
2) Agree9436.2
3) Disagree13853.1
4) Strongly disagree114.2
8) Undecided41.5
9) Varied41.5
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
105) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - People like me don't have any say about what the government does. (SAYGOVT2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3713.5
2) Agree9835.6
3) Disagree11541.8
4) Strongly disagree248.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
106) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the following statement. - Ministers should stick to religion and not concern themselves with social, economic and political issues. (CLERGY2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3010.9
2) Agree5519.9
3) Disagree15255.1
4) Strongly disagree3813.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
107) 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 some others, or is it the worst kind of government? (COMMUN2)
TOTAL%
1) It's a good form of government.62.2
2) It's all right for some countries.4416.3
3) It's bad, but no worse than some others.10338.1
4) It's the worst kind of all.11643.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
108) With respect to your political views, how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEW2)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal103.8
2) Liberal4617.4
3) Moderate, middle of the road13651.5
4) Conservative6223.5
5) Extremely conservative51.9
9) Varied51.9
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
109) Did you vote in the 1980 federal election? (VOTE802)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26094.2
2) No165.8
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
110) If a person cannot afford it, do you think they have a right to - A university education? (RTCOL2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22481.5
2) No4616.7
3) Qualified yes31.1
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
111) If a person cannot afford it, do you think they have a right to - Adequate housing? (RTHOUSE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24388.4
2) No269.5
3) Qualified yes31.1
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
112) If a person cannot afford it, do you think they have a right to - Medical care? (RTMEDIC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26395.6
2) No72.5
3) Qualified yes31.1
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
113) If a person cannot afford it, do you think they have a right to - Dental care? (RTDENT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25392.0
2) No176.2
3) Qualified yes31.1
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
114) If a person cannot afford it, do you think they have a right to - A minimum income adequate to live on? (RTINCOM2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22985.1
2) No3412.6
3) Qualified yes31.1
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
115) Considerable controversy has taken place over the proper role of women in Canada today. Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with the following. - Married women should not be employed if their husbands are capable of supporting them. (FEWORK2)
TOTAL%
1) Agree7527.5
2) Disagree19671.8
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
116) Considerable controversy has taken place over the proper role of women in Canada today. Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with the following. - Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country up to the men. (FEHOME2)
TOTAL%
1) Agree3613.0
2) Disagree23785.9
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
117) Considerable controversy has taken place over the proper role of women in Canada today. Please indicate whether you agree or disagree with the following. - Women who do the same work as men should receive the same pay. (FEPAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Agree24689.1
2) Disagree2910.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
118) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Spend an evening with relatives (EVERELS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6724.5
2) Sometimes19872.5
3) Never82.9
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
119) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Read the newspaper (PAPER2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23083.3
2) Sometimes4215.2
3) Never41.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
120) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Attend a movie (MOVIE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often72.6
2) Sometimes18266.4
3) Never8531.0
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
121) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Read books (BOOKS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15054.7
2) Sometimes11040.1
3) Never145.1
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
122) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Jog (JOG2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often248.8
2) Sometimes6523.8
3) Never18467.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
123) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Listen to music (MUSIC2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15355.4
2) Sometimes11240.6
3) Never114.0
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
124) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Attend parties (PARTIES2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often269.5
2) Sometimes22280.7
3) Never269.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
125) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Go out for dinner (DINNER2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5519.9
2) Sometimes20674.6
3) Never155.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
126) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Smoke cigarettes (SMOKE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5921.5
2) Sometimes238.4
3) Never19370.2
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
127) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Attend an athletic event (SPEVENT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3713.5
2) Sometimes16359.5
3) Never7427.0
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
128) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Watch or listen to the news (NEWS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often24388.0
2) Sometimes2910.5
3) Never31.1
8) Undecided10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
129) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Attend a play (PLAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often155.6
2) Sometimes14855.0
3) Never10639.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
130) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Spend an evening with friends (EVEFRND2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often8832.0
2) Sometimes18165.8
3) Never62.2
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
131) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Drink alcohol (DRINK2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3914.2
2) Sometimes17864.7
3) Never5821.1
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
132) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Participate in sports (SPORTS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4014.5
2) Sometimes12545.5
3) Never11040.0
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
133) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Dance (DANCE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often248.8
2) Sometimes18768.2
3) Never6323.0
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
134) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Go out to a lounge or bar (LOUNGE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often124.4
2) Sometimes12445.3
3) Never13850.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
135) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Engage in a hobby (HOBBY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often10739.1
2) Sometimes14051.1
3) Never279.9
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
136) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you do the following? - Read magazines (MAGAZIN2)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15155.1
2) Sometimes11943.4
3) Never41.5
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
137) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A labor union. (MEMUNIO2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7284.7
2) No1315.3
Missing192 
TOTAL85100.0
138) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A political group. (MEMPOLI2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3362.3
2) No2037.7
Missing224 
TOTAL53100.0
139) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A service club. (MEMSERV2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7083.3
2) No1416.7
Missing193 
TOTAL84100.0
140) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A sports group. (MEMSPOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7985.9
2) No1314.1
Missing185 
TOTAL92100.0
141) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A hobby-related group. (MEMHOBB2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5374.6
2) No1825.4
Missing206 
TOTAL71100.0
142) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A nationality group. (MEMNAT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1441.2
2) No2058.8
Missing243 
TOTAL34100.0
143) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A church or synagogue. (MEMCHUR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16494.3
2) No105.7
Missing103 
TOTAL174100.0
144) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A fraternity or sorority. (MEMGREE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3968.4
2) No1831.6
Missing220 
TOTAL57100.0
145) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - A farm organization. (MEMFARM2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1034.5
2) No1965.5
Missing248 
TOTAL29100.0
146) Please indicate whether or not you are a formal member of - Any other group. (MEMOTHE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5782.6
2) No1217.4
Missing208 
TOTAL69100.0
147) Thinking specifically now of religious services, how often do you attend them? (ATTEND2)
TOTAL%
1) Never3613.0
2) Less than once a year3111.2
3) About once a year3010.9
4) Several times a year5118.5
5) About once a month93.3
6) 2-3 times a month114.0
7) Nearly every week3512.7
8) Every week5821.0
9) Several times a week155.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
148) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How often does your husband or wife attend religious services - as often as you, more often than you or less often than you? (SPATTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) As often as I do14564.4
2) More often than I do5424.0
3) Less often than I do2611.6
Missing52 
TOTAL225100.0
149) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN: How frequently - if - do your children attend Sunday school or religious classes of instruction which are not part of their regular school day? (CHATTEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Regularly5941.3
2) Often64.2
3) Sometimes3524.5
4) Never4330.1
Missing134 
TOTAL143100.0
150) How much time would you say you usually spend watching TV each week? (TV2)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 hours6222.5
2) 6-10 hours7326.4
3) 11-15 hours6724.3
4) 16-30 hours5620.3
5) More than 30 hours103.6
6) Rarely or never62.2
9) Varied20.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
151) Do you ever make a point of listening to or watching religious services on radio or television? (RELIGTV2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, regularly176.2
2) Yes, sometimes6623.9
3) Very seldom6523.6
4) No or practically never12846.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
152) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your friendships (SATFRND2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal15356.0
2) Quite a bit9133.3
3) Some2810.3
4) A little10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
153) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your marriage (if applicable) (SATMAR2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17778.0
2) Quite a bit3515.4
3) Some83.5
4) A little31.3
5) None41.8
Missing50 
TOTAL227100.0
154) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your leisure activities (SATHOBB2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal13951.1
2) Quite a bit9635.3
3) Some3011.0
4) A little62.2
5) None10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
155) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - The city or town you live in (SATCITY2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7527.6
2) Quite a bit10137.1
3) Some6222.8
4) A little2910.7
5) None51.8
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
156) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your children (if applicable) (SATCHIL2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17475.7
2) Quite a bit4218.3
3) Some104.3
4) A little31.3
5) None10.4
Missing47 
TOTAL230100.0
157) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your job (if applicable) (SATJOB2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8034.8
2) Quite a bit10043.5
3) Some3716.1
4) A little93.9
5) None41.7
Missing47 
TOTAL230100.0
158) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your household duties (SATHOUS2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5320.3
2) Quite a bit7729.5
3) Some8331.8
4) A little3513.4
5) None135.0
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
159) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your family life generally (SATFAM2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal16863.4
2) Quite a bit7327.5
3) Some207.5
4) A little41.5
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
160) How much satisfaction would you say you receive from the following area of your life? - Your annual vacation (SATVACA2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal13350.0
2) Quite a bit8431.6
3) Some3713.9
4) A little93.4
5) None31.1
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
161) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Loneliness (LONELY2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably165.8
2) Somewhat lately3914.2
3) In the past, but not now9233.6
4) Never12746.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
162) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Money (MONEY2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably3813.9
2) Somewhat lately7627.7
3) In the past, but not now10739.1
4) Never5319.3
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
163) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Boredom (BOREDOM2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably145.1
2) Somewhat lately4817.6
3) In the past, but not now5018.4
4) Never16058.8
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
164) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Sexual life (SEXLIFE2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably259.5
2) Somewhat lately4416.7
3) In the past, but not now5922.3
4) Never13651.5
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
165) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Wondering about the meaning and purpose of life (MPLIFE2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably3613.3
2) Somewhat lately6222.9
3) In the past, but not now4918.1
4) Never12445.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
166) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Marriage (if applicable) (MARRIAG2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably104.4
2) Somewhat lately2410.5
3) In the past, but not now5122.4
4) Never14362.7
Missing49 
TOTAL228100.0
167) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Anxiety (ANXIETY2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably269.9
2) Somewhat lately7528.6
3) In the past, but not now7930.2
4) Never8231.3
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
168) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Feeling I should be getting more out of life (MORELIF2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably269.8
2) Somewhat lately7929.9
3) In the past, but not now5822.0
4) Never10138.3
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
169) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Job (if applicable)? (JOB2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably2912.2
2) Somewhat lately6326.6
3) In the past, but not now7130.0
4) Never7431.2
Missing40 
TOTAL237100.0
170) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Depression (DEPRESS2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably114.1
2) Somewhat lately4316.0
3) In the past, but not now6825.3
4) Never14754.6
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
171) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Children (if applicable) (CHILDRO2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably167.0
2) Somewhat lately5624.7
3) In the past, but not now4318.9
4) Never11249.3
Missing50 
TOTAL227100.0
172) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Inferiority feelings (INFERIO2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably176.3
2) Somewhat lately3312.3
3) In the past, but not now9635.7
4) Never12345.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
173) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Lack of recognition for what I do (LACKREC2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably2810.3
2) Somewhat lately4717.3
3) In the past, but not now7126.1
4) Never12646.3
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
174) How often has the following common problem bothered you? - Never seem to have enough time (NOTIME2)
TOTAL%
1) Considerably9635.3
2) Somewhat lately8330.5
3) In the past, but not now279.9
4) Never6624.3
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
175) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - How did the world come into being? (QORIGIN2)
TOTAL%
1) Often2910.7
2) Sometimes12445.9
3) No longer7226.7
4) Never have4516.7
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
176) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - What is the purpose of life? (QPURPOS2)
TOTAL%
1) Often3613.3
2) Sometimes14453.3
3) No longer4315.9
4) Never have4617.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
177) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - How can I find real happiness? (QHAPPY2)
TOTAL%
1) Often3713.7
2) Sometimes9936.5
3) No longer6323.2
4) Never have7226.6
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
178) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - Why is there suffering in the world? (QSUFFER2)
TOTAL%
1) Often8230.0
2) Sometimes13649.8
3) No longer279.9
4) Never have2810.3
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
179) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - What happens after death? (QDEATH2)
TOTAL%
1) Often5018.2
2) Sometimes14452.6
3) No longer4014.6
4) Never have4014.6
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
180) To what extent would you say you think about the following question? - Is there a God or Supreme Being? (QGOD2)
TOTAL%
1) Often5218.9
2) Sometimes10337.5
3) No longer6122.2
4) Never have5821.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
181) There has been a lot of talk about people showing interest in what some have called ‘the new religions' - religions other than traditional Christianity (e.g., Hare Krishna, Bahai, Moonies, Scientology, TM, Zen). Have you personally taken a strong interest in any such religions? (NRINT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, presently10.4
2) Yes, in the past41.5
3) No27098.2
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
182) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO INDICATED A STRONG INTEREST IN ANY OF ‘THE NEW RELIGIONS': What religion is that? (NRTYPE2)
TOTAL%
3) Eckankar120.0
4) Hare Krishna120.0
7) TM360.0
Missing272 
TOTAL5100.0
183) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO INDICATED A STRONG INTEREST IN ANY OF ‘THE NEW RELIGIONS': Do you participate in any group activities associated with it? (NRPART2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes250.0
2) No250.0
Missing273 
TOTAL4100.0
184) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO INDICATED THAT THEY PARTICIPATE IN GROUP ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH ANY OF ‘THE NEW RELIGIONS': Nature of the activities, first mention: (NRACT12)
TOTAL%
1) Meditation150.0
4) Study150.0
Missing275 
TOTAL2100.0
185) 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? (ASTROL2)
TOTAL%
1) A firm believer72.6
2) Perhaps possible8229.9
3) Very doubtful11140.5
4) Firm disbeliever7427.0
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
186) How often do you read your horoscope? (HORSCOP2)
TOTAL%
1) Daily279.8
2) Occasionally15957.8
3) Never8832.0
4) I'm not sure what a horoscope is.10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
187) How often do you read the Bible privately? (BIBLE2)
TOTAL%
1) Never or rarely14351.8
2) Only on special occasions269.4
3) Sometimes, but not regularly7326.4
4) Regularly once a week103.6
5) Regularly many times a week145.1
6) Regularly once a day or more103.6
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
188) How often do you pray privately? (PRAYER2)
TOTAL%
1) I never pray, or only in religious services.6322.9
2) Only on special occasions165.8
3) Sometimes, but not regularly8530.9
4) Regularly, once a week72.5
5) Regularly, many times a week3211.6
6) Regularly, once a day or more7226.2
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
189) How often, if at all, are table prayers or grace said before or after meals in your home? (GRACE2)
TOTAL%
1) At all meals3914.2
2) At least once a day259.1
3) At least once a week145.1
4) Only on special occasions9936.0
5) Never or hardly ever9634.9
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
190) Do you believe some people have special psychic powers, enabling them to predict future events? (PSYCHIC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.3613.0
2) Yes, I think so.10538.0
3) No, I don't think so.10136.6
4) No, I definitely do not.3211.6
8) Undecided20.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
191) Have you ever had any experience that you think is an example of mental telepathy (awareness of others' thoughts)? (TELEP2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.3813.9
2) Yes, I think I have.8531.1
3) No15054.9
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
192) Have you ever had any experience that you think is an example of premonition (anticipation of a coming event)? (PREMON2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.4014.6
2) Yes, I think I have.10136.9
3) No13348.5
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
193) Which of these statements come closest to your view of extrasensory perception(ESP)? (ESP2)
TOTAL%
1) I am sure it exists.5319.2
2) I think it probably exists.13749.6
3) I think it probably doesn't exist.4917.8
4) I am sure it doesn't exist.134.7
5) I'm not sure what ESP is.207.2
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied20.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
194) Which of the following comes closest to your view of life after death? (POSTLIF2)
TOTAL%
1) I don't believe that there is life after death.3613.0
2) I am unsure whether or not there is life after death.4817.3
3) I believe that there must be something beyond death, but I have no idea what it may be like.12344.4
4) There is life after death, but no punishment.51.8
5) There is life after death, with rewards for some people and punishment for others.5218.8
6) The notion of reincarnation expresses my view of what happens to people when they die.93.2
7) Other31.1
9) Varied10.4
TOTAL277100.0
195) What would you say is your primary response to the idea of death? (RESDEAT2)
TOTAL%
1) Fear3111.2
2) Sorrow7226.1
3) Mystery6222.5
4) Hope5218.8
5) No particular feeling5519.9
9) Varied41.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
196) How sure are you that you have found the answer to the meaning of life? (CERTMEA2)
TOTAL%
1) Very certain4014.5
2) Quite certain5821.0
3) Rather uncertain6824.6
4) I don't think there is an answer to such a question.11039.9
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
197) Which of the following statements come closest to expressing what you believe about God? (BELGOD2)
TOTAL%
1) I know God exists, and I have no doubts about it.13247.8
2) While I have doubts, I feel that I do believe in God.5821.0
3) I find myself believing in God some of the time, but not at other times.134.7
4) I don't believe in a personal God, but I do believe in a higher power of some kind.4215.2
5) I don't know whether there is a God, and I don't believe there is any way to find out.217.6
6) I don't believe in God.41.4
7) Other31.1
9) Varied31.1
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
198) Which of the following statements come closest to expressing what you believe about Jesus? (BELJC2)
TOTAL%
1) Jesus is the Divine Son of God and I have no doubts about it.12144.2
2) While I have some doubts, I basically feel that Jesus is Divine.7125.9
3) I feel that Jesus was a great man and very holy, but I don't feel Him to be the Son of God.3211.7
4) I think Jesus was only a man, although an extraordinary one.3211.7
5) Frankly, I am not entirely sure there really was such a person as Jesus.155.5
6) Other20.7
8) Undecided10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
199) Do you happen to know which of Christ's disciples denied him three times? (KNOWDEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Paul20.7
2) James10.4
3) Judas5319.9
4) John20.7
6) Peter16361.0
7) No, I don't know.4617.2
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
200) Some observers say that people today are so involved in day to day concerns - jobs, family, money, health - that they seldom have either the time or the inclination to think about existence itself - its possible purposes and meanings. How well would you say such an observation describes you? (IWV2)
TOTAL%
1) Very accurately198.8
2) Somewhat accurately10146.5
3) Not very accurately5424.9
4) Not accurately at all4319.8
Missing60 
TOTAL217100.0
201) Other observers say that people today feel that limitations of science and the limitations of pursuing material possessions, including success, and are now looking for more meaning in life. How well would you say such an observation describes you? (SEARCH2)
TOTAL%
1) Very accurately2210.1
2) Somewhat accurately9141.9
3) Not very accurately6429.5
4) Not accurately at all3918.0
8) Undecided10.5
Missing60 
TOTAL217100.0
202) Have you ever had the following experience? - A feeling that you were somehow in the presence of God (EXPERGO2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.3717.8
2) Yes, I think I have.4823.1
3) No12359.1
Missing69 
TOTAL208100.0
203) Have you ever had the following experience? - A feeling that you were somehow in the presence of evil (EXPEREV2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.157.4
2) Yes, I think I have.3919.1
3) No15073.5
Missing73 
TOTAL204100.0
204) Have you ever had the following experience? - A feeling that you were being sustained by a power beyond yourself (EXPERPO2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I'm sure I have.5224.3
2) Yes, I think I have.5123.8
3) No11151.9
Missing63 
TOTAL214100.0
205) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Raising questions of purpose and meaning (SPQ2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important9538.5
2) Somewhat important10642.9
3) Not very important4618.6
Missing30 
TOTAL247100.0
206) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Struggling to find a faith to live by (SPSTRUG2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11144.9
2) Somewhat important9438.1
3) Not very important4217.0
Missing30 
TOTAL247100.0
207) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Believing in a supernatural being or higher power (SPBEL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14758.6
2) Somewhat important6726.7
3) Not very important3614.3
9) Varied10.4
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
208) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Engaging in private prayer (SPPRAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important13653.8
2) Somewhat important7630.0
3) Not very important4015.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
209) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Engaging in public practices such as attending worship services (SPPUB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important10040.3
2) Somewhat important8935.9
3) Not very important5923.8
Missing29 
TOTAL248100.0
210) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Having a basic knowledge of one's faith (SPKNOW2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16565.7
2) Somewhat important7329.1
3) Not very important135.2
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
211) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Experiencing the supernatural (SPEXPER2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important3012.1
2) Somewhat important5622.6
3) Not very important16164.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing29 
TOTAL248100.0
212) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Living out one's faith in everyday life (SPDEEDS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17870.4
2) Somewhat important5822.9
3) Not very important155.9
9) Varied20.8
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
213) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Spending time socially with people who have similar beliefs (SPSOC2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6224.8
2) Somewhat important10441.6
3) Not very important8333.2
9) Varied10.4
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
214) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Telling others about one's beliefs (SPWIT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important5020.7
2) Somewhat important8635.7
3) Not very important10543.6
Missing36 
TOTAL241100.0
215) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Other, first mention (SPOTH12)
TOTAL%
1) Very important112.5
2) Somewhat important112.5
3) Not very important112.5
88) Other562.5
Missing269 
TOTAL8100.0
216) When you think of someone who is genuinely spiritual, how important do you consider the following characteristic to be? - Other, second mention (SPOTH22)
TOTAL%
88) Other1100.0
Missing276 
TOTAL1100.0
217) Which of the following comes closest to describing the nature of your religion? (NATRELI2)
TOTAL%
1) I am not a religious person.5620.5
2) I regard myself as a deeply committed Christian.11843.2
3) I am deeply committed to a religion other than Christianity.31.1
4) I find myself interested in a variety of religions, but not committed to any particular one.72.6
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.6323.1
6) Other - committed Christian217.7
9) Other51.8
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
218) What is the nature of the community in which you are presently living? (RESNOW2)
TOTAL%
1) A farm155.4
2) Rural non-farm155.4
3) A town or small city (under 30,000)6322.8
4) A medium-sized city (30,000-100,000)4315.6
5) A large city (100,000-400,000)6724.3
6) A metropolis (over 400,000)7326.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
219) What is your citizenship status? (CITIZEN2)
TOTAL%
1) I am a Canadian citizen.26897.1
2) I am a landed immigrant.82.9
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
220) Concerning French and English, do you speak: (LANG2)
TOTAL%
1) French and English4114.9
2) English only22782.2
3) French only82.9
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
221) At present are you: (WRKSTAT2)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time20273.2
2) With a job, but not at work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike20.7
3) Working part-time, not in school217.6
4) Working part-time, going to school10.4
5) Unemployed41.4
6) Retired248.7
7) Keeping house207.2
8) In school, not presently employed10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
222) What kind of work do you normally do? (See summary documentation for codes.) (SELFSES2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24154.75114
223) Are you currently: (MARITAL2)
TOTAL%
1) Married22079.7
2) Widowed186.5
3) Divorced93.3
4) Separated41.4
5) Never married217.6
6) Living with someone, although not legally married to him/her41.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
224) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes197.0
2) No25193.0
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
225) How many children do you have? (CHILDRE2)
TOTAL%
0) None3914.2
1) 13010.9
2) 29133.1
3) 36423.3
4) 43211.6
5) 5114.0
6) 641.5
7) 731.1
8) 8 or more10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
226) What do you think is the ideal number of children for a family to have? (IDEAL2)
TOTAL%
0) None114.0
2) 210237.0
3) 37226.1
4) 45821.0
5) 572.5
6) 620.7
7) 710.4
8) 8 or more10.4
9) Varied228.0
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
227) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: At present is your husband or wife: (SPWKSTA2)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time8438.0
2) With a job, but not at work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike10.5
3) Working part-time, not in school2210.0
4) Working part-time, going to school52.3
5) Unemployed41.8
6) Retired125.4
7) Keeping house9241.6
8) In school, not presently employed10.5
Missing56 
TOTAL221100.0
228) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE A SPOUSE WHO IS EMPLOYED: What kind of work does he/she do? (See summary documentation for codes.) (SPSES2)
TOTAL%
20) 10.9
23) 43.6
24) 32.7
25) 10.9
26) 21.8
27) 21.8
28) 32.7
31) 10.9
33) 21.8
38) 65.4
39) 21.8
40) 21.8
41) 54.5
43) 10.9
44) 76.3
45) 21.8
46) 43.6
48) 10.9
49) 10.9
50) 21.8
51) 1614.3
52) 98.0
53) 10.9
54) 10.9
55) 10.9
57) 10.9
58) 10.9
59) 10.9
61) 21.8
62) 43.6
66) 87.1
67) 76.3
68) 10.9
69) 10.9
72) 54.5
74) 10.9
Missing165 
TOTAL112100.0
229) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would it be? (CLASS2)
TOTAL%
2) Working class9735.3
3) Middle class17262.5
4) Upper class31.1
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
230) With respect to political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: - Federally (FEDPART2)
TOTAL%
1) Liberal9738.0
2) Conservative10240.0
3) New Democrat Party2710.6
4) Social Credit20.8
5) Parti Quebecois20.8
6) Other72.7
7) None20.8
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied155.9
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
231) With respect to political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: - Provincially (PROPART2)
TOTAL%
1) Liberal4919.8
2) Conservative10341.5
3) New Democrat Party4518.1
4) Social Credit197.7
5) Parti Quebecois156.0
6) Other62.4
7) None10.4
9) Varied104.0
Missing29 
TOTAL248100.0
232) Would you please indicate your general religious preference. (RELIG2)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant18065.5
2) Roman Catholic7728.0
3) Jew31.1
4) None114.0
5) Other41.5
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
233) Would you please indicate your spouse's general religious preference (if applicable). (SPRELIG2)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant14365.6
2) Roman Catholic6429.4
3) Jew20.9
4) None62.8
5) Other31.4
Missing59 
TOTAL218100.0
234) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (DENOM2)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican4826.8
2) Baptist116.1
3) Lutheran105.6
4) Mennonite42.2
5) Pentecostal10.6
6) Presbyterian179.5
8) United Church6938.5
9) Other52.8
14) Brethren10.6
16) Alliance10.6
17) Reformed10.6
24) Greek Orthodox21.1
27) Jehovah's Witness10.6
29) Mormon42.2
34) Ukrainian Orthodox21.1
36) Quaker10.6
38) Christadelphian10.6
Missing98 
TOTAL179100.0
235) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE SPOUSE IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (SPDENOM2)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican3927.7
2) Baptist139.2
3) Lutheran64.3
4) Mennonite32.1
5) Pentecostal32.1
6) Presbyterian117.8
8) United Church5337.6
9) Other42.8
16) Alliance10.7
17) Reformed10.7
24) Greek Orthodox10.7
27) Jehovah's Witness10.7
29) Mormon32.1
34) Ukrainian Orthodox21.4
Missing136 
TOTAL141100.0
236) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE ROMAN CATHOLIC: Have you participated in the charismatic movement? (RCCHAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1112.2
2) No7987.8
Missing187 
TOTAL90100.0
237) In terms of formal education, what is the highest level you have completed? (EDUC2)
TOTAL%
1) Grade school3412.4
2) High school9032.7
3) Technical or business school5218.9
4) Undergraduate university5720.7
5) Graduate or professional school, university4215.3
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
238) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN AN UNDERGRADUATE UNIVERSITY: What was your major? (UMAJOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Commerce36.3
2) Education1225.0
3) Engineering510.4
5) Humanities612.5
6) Nursing36.3
7) Physical Education24.2
8) Physical Science1225.0
9) Social Science510.4
Missing229 
TOTAL48100.0
239) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN A GRADUATE OR PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY: What was your field? (PROFIEL2)
TOTAL%
2) Agriculture12.4
3) Commerce614.6
4) Education1024.4
5) Engineering614.6
8) Medicine819.5
10) Physical Science49.8
11) Social Development24.9
13) Religion12.4
99) Other37.3
Missing236 
TOTAL41100.0
240) Was any of your education in church or parochial schools? (PAROCH2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6624.3
2) No20675.7
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
241) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your grade school education was in such schools. (PARGS2)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools4464.7
2) Part in parochial schools1217.6
3) None in parochial schools1217.6
Missing209 
TOTAL68100.0
242) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your high school education was in such schools. (PARHS2)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools2747.4
2) Part in parochial schools1831.6
3) None in parochial schools1221.1
Missing220 
TOTAL57100.0
243) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your university education was in such schools. (PARUNIV2)
TOTAL%
2) Part in parochial schools420.0
3) None in parochial schools1680.0
Missing257 
TOTAL20100.0
244) 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 or not at all satisfied? (SATFIN2)
TOTAL%
1) Pretty well satisfied10437.7
2) More or less satisfied14954.0
3) Not satisfied at all238.3
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
245) During the last few years, would you say your financial situation has been getting better, getting worse or staying about the same? (FINALTE2)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better13649.3
2) Getting worse4014.5
3) Staying about the same9935.9
9) Varies10.4
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
246) Which of the figures below comes closest to your total family income, before taxes, in 1979? (INCOME2)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $5,00020.7
2) $5,000-$9,999165.9
3) $10,000-$14,999259.3
4) $15,000-$19,9994918.1
5) $20,000-$24,9995319.6
6) $25,000-$29,9993513.0
7) $30,000-$50,0007327.0
8) Over $50,000176.3
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
247) 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? (COMPINC2)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average62.2
2) Below average2810.2
3) Average13248.2
4) Above average9936.1
5) Far above average93.3
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
248) Do you consider the amount of federal income tax that you have to pay as being too high, about right or too low? (FEDTAX2)
TOTAL%
1) Too high18267.4
2) About right8732.2
3) Too low10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
249) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their educational level (IMPEDUC2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important12946.7
2) Somewhat important11541.7
3) Not very important3211.6
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
250) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their occupation (IMPOCCU2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important7627.5
2) Somewhat important14351.8
3) Not very important5720.7
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
251) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - The size of the community they live in (IMPCOMS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important248.8
2) Somewhat important13248.2
3) Not very important11742.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
252) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their age (IMPAGE2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6925.1
2) Somewhat important14753.5
3) Not very important5821.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
253) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their income (IMPINC2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6222.7
2) Somewhat important12947.3
3) Not very important8129.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
254) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their religion (IMPRELI2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important5620.4
2) Somewhat important11140.4
3) Not very important10839.3
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
255) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their nationality (IMPNAT2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important3211.7
2) Somewhat important11240.9
3) Not very important13047.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
256) Generally speaking, how important do you find the following characteristic is in predicting how a person thinks and acts? - Their astrological sign (IMPASTR2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31.1
2) Somewhat important72.6
3) Not very important26296.3
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
257) 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 (POWRICH2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much20978.6
2) Too little31.1
3) Right amount5420.3
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
258) 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 (POWCATH2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4517.6
2) Too little72.7
3) Right amount20379.3
8) Don't know10.4
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
259) 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 (POWLABO2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much22081.2
2) Too little51.8
3) Right amount4617.0
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
260) 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? - Scientists (POWSCI2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much176.7
2) Too little7931.0
3) Right amount15862.0
8) Don't know10.4
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
261) 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 (POWJEW2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much2911.7
2) Too little62.4
3) Right amount21085.0
8) Don't know20.8
Missing30 
TOTAL247100.0
262) 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 (POWIND2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much207.9
2) Too little12449.0
3) Right amount10842.7
8) Don't know10.4
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
263) 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 (POWPROT2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much62.4
2) Too little156.1
3) Right amount22591.1
8) Don't know10.4
Missing30 
TOTAL247100.0
264) 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? - Lawyers (POWLAW2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much14255.5
2) Too little62.3
3) Right amount10842.2
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
265) 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 (POWWOME2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much62.3
2) Too little12748.3
3) Right amount13049.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
266) 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 (POWFREN2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much9034.5
2) Too little3312.6
3) Right amount13852.9
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
267) 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 (POWENG2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much2810.9
2) Too little4517.4
3) Right amount18571.7
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
268) 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 (POWCORP2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much23186.2
2) Too little20.7
3) Right amount3412.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
269) 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? - University professors (POWPROF2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much3513.6
2) Too little5119.8
3) Right amount17266.7
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
270) 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 (POWMEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4316.7
2) Too little135.1
3) Right amount20077.8
8) Don't know10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
271) 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 (POWAMER2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much13753.3
2) Too little31.2
3) Right amount11645.1
8) Don't know10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
272) 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 or Pakistanis (POWEIND2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much3112.5
2) Too little2811.3
3) Right amount18775.4
8) Don't know20.8
Missing29 
TOTAL248100.0
273) 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 (POWMED2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much15961.2
2) Too little114.2
3) Right amount9034.6
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
274) 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 (POWCHUR2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4618.0
2) Too little3413.3
3) Right amount17568.6
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
275) 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 (POWPOL2)
TOTAL%
1) Too much15859.8
2) Too little103.8
3) Right amount9536.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
276) 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? (HAPPY2)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy6324.0
2) Pretty happy18570.6
3) Not too happy145.3
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
277) In general do you find life: (LIFE2)
TOTAL%
1) Exciting12447.1
2) Routine12949.0
3) Dull31.1
9) Varied72.7
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
278) 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? (HAPMAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy11655.2
2) Pretty happy8942.4
3) Not too happy52.4
Missing67 
TOTAL210100.0
279) 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 with relatives? (CHRELS2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase6222.5
2) A decrease6021.7
3) No change15455.8
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
280) 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? (CHORGS2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase4315.6
2) A decrease7527.3
3) No change15757.1
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
281) 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? (CHATT2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase3613.0
2) A decrease4114.9
3) No change19972.1
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
282) 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? (CHTV2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase3412.3
2) A decrease7727.8
3) No change16659.9
TOTAL277100.0
283) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your satisfaction with life? (CHSAT2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase11140.4
2) A decrease279.8
3) No change13749.8
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
284) 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? (CHHAP2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase11441.2
2) A decrease2810.1
3) No change13548.7
TOTAL277100.0
285) 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)? (CHMAR2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase9040.4
2) A decrease125.4
3) No change12154.3
Missing54 
TOTAL223100.0
286) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your religious commitment? (CHRELIG2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase4616.6
2) A decrease279.7
3) No change20473.6
TOTAL277100.0
287) 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? (CHENTHU2)
TOTAL%
1) An increase10036.1
2) A decrease279.7
3) No change15054.2
TOTAL277100.0
288) 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 (FUTPROV2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence17564.1
2) Lose some influence4416.1
3) Remain about the same5419.8
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
289) 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 (FUTFAM2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence6724.6
2) Lose some influence14553.3
3) Remain about the same6022.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
290) 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 (FUTEDUC2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence13550.4
2) Lose some influence4717.5
3) Remain about the same8531.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
291) 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 (FUTARAB2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence12345.7
2) Lose some influence11241.6
3) Remain about the same3412.6
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
292) 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 (FUTSCI2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence21380.1
2) Lose some influence93.4
3) Remain about the same4416.5
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
293) 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 (FUTUS2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence6724.6
2) Lose some influence10036.8
3) Remain about the same10538.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
294) 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 (FUTWOME2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence18467.4
2) Lose some influence103.7
3) Remain about the same7928.9
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
295) 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 (FUTREL2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence7226.4
2) Lose some influence8932.6
3) Remain about the same11140.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
296) 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 (FUTEUR2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence4215.8
2) Lose some influence7126.7
3) Remain about the same15357.5
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
297) 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 (FUTINDS2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence11040.7
2) Lose some influence4717.4
3) Remain about the same11141.1
9) Varied20.7
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
298) 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 (FUTMEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence2910.9
2) Lose some influence5821.8
3) Remain about the same17967.3
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
299) 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 (FUTFREN2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence8632.0
2) Lose some influence7527.9
3) Remain about the same10840.1
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
300) 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 (FUTRUS2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence9033.6
2) Lose some influence7929.5
3) Remain about the same9936.9
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
301) 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 (FUTATH2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence6624.5
2) Lose some influence8330.9
3) Remain about the same12044.6
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
302) 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 (FUTUN2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence4416.4
2) Lose some influence11844.0
3) Remain about the same10639.6
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
303) 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 (FUTMOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence7929.3
2) Lose some influence12947.8
3) Remain about the same6223.0
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
304) 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 (FUTIS2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence5721.6
2) Lose some influence7227.3
3) Remain about the same13551.1
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
305) 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 (FUTCAN2)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence15757.9
2) Lose some influence3011.1
3) Remain about the same8330.6
8) Don't know10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
306) Date questionnaire returned (DATEIN2)
TOTAL%
1) October 15-31, 19806924.9
2) November 1-156021.7
3) November 16-304315.5
4) December 1-15165.8
5) December 16-31114.0
6) January 1-15, 198120.7
7) January 16-3193.2
8) February 1-15145.1
9) February 16-2820.7
10) March-July103.6
11) August 1-1510.4
12) August 16-3131.1
13) September 1-1551.8
14) September 16-30186.5
15) October 1-1562.2
16) October 16-3120.7
17) November 1-1531.1
18) November 16-3020.7
19) After November 30, 198110.4
TOTAL277100.0
307) Respondent's occupation (See summary documentation for occupation codes.) (OCCUP2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2773671.3862989
308) Spouse's occupation (See summary documentation for occupation codes.) (SPOCCUP2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2771812.222591
309) What is your sex? (GENDER2)
TOTAL%
1) Male19470.0
2) Female8330.0
TOTAL277100.0
310) In what year were you born? (YRBORN2)
TOTAL%
8) 10.4
10) 10.4
12) 10.4
13) 31.1
14) 31.1
15) 83.0
16) 41.5
17) 83.0
18) 51.8
19) 83.0
20) 114.1
21) 72.6
22) 124.4
23) 20.7
24) 51.8
25) 72.6
26) 114.1
27) 51.8
28) 51.8
29) 103.7
30) 51.8
31) 103.7
32) 83.0
33) 62.2
34) 134.8
35) 41.5
36) 93.3
37) 20.7
38) 51.8
39) 51.8
40) 72.6
41) 83.0
42) 114.1
43) 62.2
44) 41.5
45) 41.5
46) 31.1
47) 51.8
48) 124.4
49) 62.2
50) 72.6
51) 31.1
52) 10.4
53) 51.8
54) 10.4
55) 10.4
56) 10.4
60) 10.4
63) 10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
311) First year of respondent's participation (FIRSTYR2)
TOTAL%
1) 197523685.2
2) 19804114.8
TOTAL277100.0
312) Age of respondent (AGE2)
TOTAL%
18) 10.4
21) 10.4
25) 10.4
26) 10.4
27) 10.4
28) 51.8
29) 10.4
30) 31.1
31) 72.6
32) 62.2
33) 124.4
34) 51.8
35) 31.1
36) 41.5
37) 41.5
38) 62.2
39) 114.1
40) 83.0
41) 72.6
42) 51.8
43) 51.8
44) 20.7
45) 93.3
46) 41.5
47) 134.8
48) 62.2
49) 83.0
50) 103.7
51) 51.8
52) 103.7
53) 51.8
54) 51.8
55) 114.1
56) 72.6
57) 51.8
58) 20.7
59) 124.4
60) 72.6
61) 114.1
62) 83.0
63) 51.8
64) 83.0
65) 41.5
66) 83.0
67) 31.1
68) 31.1
69) 10.4
71) 10.4
73) 10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
313) Age group (AGEGP2)
TOTAL%
1) 18-344416.2
2) 35-5413048.0
3) 55 and over9735.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
314) Year first surveyed (FIRSTYR5)
TOTAL%
1) 197523685.2
2) 19804114.8
TOTAL277100.0
315) Province (PROVINC5)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland186.5
1) British Columbia3010.8
2) Alberta3211.6
3) Saskatchewan3010.8
4) Manitoba217.6
5) Ontario3813.7
6) Quebec2910.5
7) New Brunswick217.6
8) Nova Scotia3412.3
9) Prince Edward Island248.7
TOTAL277100.0
316) Size of area (CATEGOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Metropolitan area17462.8
2) Small city4817.3
3) Small town5519.9
TOTAL277100.0
317) Area of respondent (category labels not available) (AREA5)
TOTAL%
1) 16363.4
2) 2911.3
3) 10.4
4) 31.2
5) 62.3
6) 41.6
7) 51.9
8) 31.2
9) 31.2
10) 51.9
11) 62.3
12) 31.2
13) 10.4
15) 20.8
17) 31.2
20) 20.8
22) 20.8
25) 93.5
39) 51.9
41) 10.4
48) 10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
318) Value labels provided in summary documentation. (AREANAM5)
TOTAL%
101) 217.6
108) 20.7
111) 41.4
120) 20.7
199) 10.4
201) 10.4
202) 238.3
205) 41.4
213) 10.4
217) 10.4
299) 20.7
301) 207.2
302) 20.7
306) 31.1
309) 10.4
317) 20.7
399) 20.7
401) 134.7
402) 10.4
405) 20.7
410) 51.8
501) 227.9
507) 41.4
512) 31.1
515) 20.7
539) 51.8
548) 10.4
599) 10.4
601) 93.2
604) 10.4
608) 10.4
622) 20.7
625) 93.2
641) 10.4
699) 62.2
701) 155.4
704) 20.7
709) 20.7
799) 20.7
801) 279.7
803) 10.4
811) 20.7
899) 41.4
901) 207.2
902) 20.7
999) 20.7
1001) 155.4
1002) 10.4
1006) 10.4
1007) 10.4
TOTAL277100.0
319) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Poverty (POVERTY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7427.1
2) Fairly serious14452.7
3) Not very serious5219.0
4) Not serious at all31.1
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
320) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unemployment (UNEMPLO5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious14653.3
2) Fairly serious11140.5
3) Not very serious176.2
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
321) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Crime (CRIME5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13348.9
2) Fairly serious12847.1
3) Not very serious114.0
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
322) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual harassment (SEXHAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious228.1
2) Fairly serious11943.9
3) Not very serious11743.2
4) Not serious at all124.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
323) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of Canadian unity (UNITY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5721.0
2) Fairly serious11341.7
3) Not very serious9233.9
4) Not serious at all93.3
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
324) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Child abuse (CHABUSE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7929.0
2) Fairly serious13449.3
3) Not very serious5520.2
4) Not serious at all31.1
8) Undecided10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
325) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - French-English relations (FRENENG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4014.7
2) Fairly serious10137.1
3) Not very serious10839.7
4) Not serious at all238.5
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
326) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The national debt (NATDEBT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious19771.6
2) Fairly serious6624.0
3) Not very serious114.0
4) Not serious at all10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
327) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unequal treatment of women (WOMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious259.2
2) Fairly serious10639.1
3) Not very serious11241.3
4) Not serious at all2810.3
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
328) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Racial discrimination (RACIAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious228.1
2) Fairly serious8932.7
3) Not very serious13750.4
4) Not serious at all248.8
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
329) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4215.6
2) Fairly serious11944.2
3) Not very serious10037.2
4) Not serious at all83.0
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
330) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Violence, generally (VIOLENC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9133.7
2) Fairly serious12747.0
3) Not very serious4717.4
4) Not serious at all51.9
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
331) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of leadership (LKLEAD5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7628.0
2) Fairly serious10338.0
3) Not very serious7628.0
4) Not serious at all165.9
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
332) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The economy (ECONOMY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12646.0
2) Fairly serious12344.9
3) Not very serious217.7
4) Not serious at all41.5
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
333) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The need for common values (COMVALS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6123.6
2) Fairly serious11243.4
3) Not very serious6726.0
4) Not serious at all187.0
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
334) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Drugs (DRUGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10939.6
2) Fairly serious12043.6
3) Not very serious4215.3
4) Not serious at all41.5
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
335) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The environment (ENVIRT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7326.6
2) Fairly serious13147.8
3) Not very serious6122.3
4) Not serious at all93.3
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
336) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual assault (SEXUAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5921.7
2) Fairly serious13650.0
3) Not very serious6925.4
4) Not serious at all72.6
8) Undecided10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
337) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Suicide (SUICIDE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4416.2
2) Fairly serious10739.3
3) Not very serious9836.0
4) Not serious at all228.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
338) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - AIDS (AIDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10237.4
2) Fairly serious11241.0
3) Not very serious5018.3
4) Not serious at all82.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
339) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Mental disorders (MENTDIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious259.3
2) Fairly serious12145.0
3) Not very serious11040.9
4) Not serious at all134.8
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
340) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The need for gun control (GUNCONT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6724.5
2) Fairly serious6724.5
3) Not very serious7527.4
4) Not serious at all6523.7
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
341) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Family breakdown (FAMBRK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9233.6
2) Fairly serious14352.2
3) Not very serious3613.1
4) Not serious at all31.1
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
342) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - American influence (AMINFLU5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious2710.0
2) Fairly serious7527.7
3) Not very serious12345.4
4) Not serious at all4617.0
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
343) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9936.3
2) Fairly serious14352.4
3) Not very serious3011.0
4) Not serious at all10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
344) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Government incompetence (GOVTINC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10338.7
2) Fairly serious10138.0
3) Not very serious5821.8
4) Not serious at all41.5
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
345) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Native-White relations (NATWH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious238.6
2) Fairly serious11442.4
3) Not very serious11141.3
4) Not serious at all217.8
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
346) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Violence at schools (VIOSCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7929.3
2) Fairly serious14353.0
3) Not very serious4516.7
4) Not serious at all31.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
347) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Other (PROBS951)
TOTAL%
31) Abortion23.8
32) Education35.7
36) Immigration11.9
38) Justice11.9
39) Justice for youth23.8
41) Morality1120.8
42) Morality: Religion59.4
43) Nationalism11.9
44) Politics611.3
47) Welfare system23.8
50) Terrorism11.9
60) Government and social progress23.8
65) Greed35.7
66) Government spending47.5
67) Taxes11.9
68) Too much government11.9
69) Other: government23.8
70) The future23.8
99) Other35.7
Missing224 
TOTAL53100.0
348) PROBS952 (PROBS952)
TOTAL%
31) Abortion133.3
62) Medicare133.3
99) Other133.3
Missing274 
TOTAL3100.0
349) What is the nation's number one problem in your opinion? (N1PROB95)
TOTAL%
1) Poverty52.0
2) Unemployment6224.3
3) Crime124.7
5) Lack of unity52.0
7) French-English relations62.4
8) National debt7127.8
12) Violence in general10.4
13) Lack of leadership114.3
14) Economy114.3
15) Common values10.4
16) Drugs31.2
17) Environment31.2
23) Family breakdown83.1
24) American influence10.4
25) Juvenile delinquency10.4
26) Government incompetence145.5
31) Abortion10.4
32) Education20.8
41) Morality93.5
42) Morality: Religion41.6
43) Nationalism10.4
44) Politics52.0
47) Welfare system20.8
60) Government and social progress31.2
65) Greed31.2
66) Government spending31.2
67) Taxes10.4
68) Too much government20.8
69) Other: government10.4
70) The future10.4
99) Other20.8
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
350) Some people say that the differences between various parts of Canada are now so great that they will never be solved, and that the Confederation will break up. What do you think? (FUTCONF5)
TOTAL%
1) I agree that Canada will probably break up.3011.6
2) I don't think that Canada will break up.22788.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
351) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Television? (CONTV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal62.2
2) Quite a bit4215.5
3) Some15356.5
4) Little or none7025.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
352) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Radio? (CONRAD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal114.1
2) Quite a bit7728.6
3) Some14754.6
4) Little or none3412.6
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
353) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Newspapers? (CONNEW5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal134.9
2) Quite a bit6323.5
3) Some14253.0
4) Little or none5018.7
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
354) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The movie industry? (CONMOV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal20.8
2) Quite a bit228.5
3) Some10339.6
4) Little or none13351.2
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
355) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Major business? (CONBUS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal134.9
2) Quite a bit9837.3
3) Some11744.5
4) Little or none3412.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
356) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Schools? (CONSCHO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal155.6
2) Quite a bit10840.0
3) Some11643.0
4) Little or none3111.5
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
357) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Labor unions? (CONUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal20.7
2) Quite a bit3412.7
3) Some10639.6
4) Little or none12647.0
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
358) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Religious organizations? (CONREL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal217.8
2) Quite a bit8933.2
3) Some11342.2
4) Little or none4416.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
359) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Financial institutions? (CONFIN5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal166.0
2) Quite a bit9937.1
3) Some11041.2
4) Little or none4215.7
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
360) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The police? (CONPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5219.2
2) Quite a bit14152.0
3) Some6724.7
4) Little or none114.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
361) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The court system? (CONCOUR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal165.9
2) Quite a bit7628.3
3) Some10940.5
4) Little or none6724.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
362) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your local government? (CONLOC5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal93.4
2) Quite a bit8029.9
3) Some13751.1
4) Little or none4215.7
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
363) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your provincial government? (CONPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal165.9
2) Quite a bit5721.2
3) Some12044.6
4) Little or none7628.3
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
364) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The federal government? (CONFED5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal103.7
2) Quite a bit7025.9
3) Some12445.9
4) Little or none6624.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
365) 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. (BESTSYS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree197.0
2) Agree15858.3
3) Disagree7427.3
4) Strongly disagree207.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
366) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Law enforcement is applied evenly to all those who break the law. (LAWENF5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree72.6
2) Agree5118.8
3) Disagree14051.7
4) Strongly disagree7226.6
8) Undecided10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
367) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Because not all Canadians have the same religious beliefs, it would be better to not to have prayers said in public schools. (PRAYERS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4416.4
2) Agree4717.5
3) Disagree9535.3
4) Strongly disagree8330.9
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
368) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Chretien is doing a pretty good job as prime minister. (CHRETN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3513.0
2) Agree16059.5
3) Disagree5219.3
4) Strongly disagree217.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
369) How much do you agree with the following statement? - CBC radio programs would be better under private ownership. (CBCRAD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3814.7
2) Agree6826.4
3) Disagree10239.5
4) Strongly disagree4818.6
8) Undecided20.8
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
370) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Overall, public school teachers are very competent. (PSTEACH5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3211.9
2) Agree18167.0
3) Disagree5118.9
4) Strongly disagree62.2
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
371) How much do you agree with the following statement? - In general, the courts do not deal harshly enough with criminals. (COURTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree14554.1
2) Agree9334.7
3) Disagree259.3
4) Strongly disagree51.9
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
372) How much do you agree with the following statement? - The Senate should be done away with altogether. (SENATE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree15156.6
2) Agree5621.0
3) Disagree4918.4
4) Strongly disagree114.1
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
373) How much do you agree with the following statement? - On the whole, movies have a good influence on young people. (MOVGOOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree186.8
2) Agree3714.0
3) Disagree13450.6
4) Strongly disagree7327.5
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied20.8
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
374) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Police should be allowed to use photo radar to catch speeding motorists. (POLPHOT5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7628.0
2) Agree13148.3
3) Disagree3914.4
4) Strongly disagree259.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
375) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Ministers should stick to religion and not concern themselves with social, economic and political issues. (CLERGY5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5821.4
2) Agree6724.7
3) Disagree11442.1
4) Strongly disagree3211.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
376) How much do you agree with the following statement? - People like me don't have any say about what the government does. (SAYGOVT5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7226.5
2) Agree9233.8
3) Disagree8932.7
4) Strongly disagree186.6
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
377) How much do you agree with the following statement? - CBC television continues to play a unique role in enhancing Canadian culture. (CBCTV5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3412.8
2) Agree13952.3
3) Disagree6524.4
4) Strongly disagree2810.5
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
378) Do you think that Canada would be better off, or worse off, if every country in the world allowed all products and merchandise to cross their borders free of all tariff and custom duties? (FRTRADE5)
TOTAL%
1) Better off6725.7
2) Worse off12347.1
3) Would make little difference6926.4
8) Undecided20.8
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
379) Do you feel that any racial or cultural groups in your community are discriminated against and it's getting worse, better or no better or no worse; or is there no discrimination currently, although there has been discrimination in the past; or has there never been a problem with discrimination? (DISCRIM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and it's getting worse.186.7
2) Yes, but it's getting better.4717.5
3) Yes, but it's no better or worse.7026.1
4) No, although it used to be a problem.3914.6
5) No, and such a problem has never been very serious.9435.1
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
380) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Big corporations (POWCORP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much20575.9
2) Too little41.5
3) Right amount6122.6
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
381) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Labor unions (POWUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much17565.3
2) Too little145.2
3) Right amount7829.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
382) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - The RCMP (POWRCMP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much93.4
2) Too little6925.8
3) Right amount18970.8
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
383) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Rich people (POWRICH5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much19373.7
2) Too little62.3
3) Right amount6223.7
8) Undecided10.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
384) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - The media (POWMED5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much17163.6
2) Too little124.5
3) Right amount8632.0
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
385) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Religious groups (POWREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4517.0
2) Too little5018.9
3) Right amount17064.2
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
386) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Special-interest groups (POWSPIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much14859.0
2) Too little208.0
3) Right amount8333.1
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
387) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Politicians (POWPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much15558.9
2) Too little134.9
3) Right amount9536.1
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
388) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Lawyers (POWLAW5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much14756.5
2) Too little145.4
3) Right amount9938.1
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
389) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - University professors (POWPROF5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much3112.2
2) Too little4216.5
3) Right amount18070.9
8) Undecided10.4
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
390) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Average Canadians (POWAVG5)
TOTAL%
2) Too little19372.6
3) Right amount7327.4
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
391) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Americans (POWAMER5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much12548.6
2) Too little124.7
3) Right amount12046.7
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
392) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - French Canadians (POWFREN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much13149.8
2) Too little2710.3
3) Right amount10439.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
393) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Blacks (POWBLAC5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much218.2
2) Too little7629.7
3) Right amount15962.1
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
394) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Whites (POWWHIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much249.3
2) Too little5119.8
3) Right amount18270.8
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
395) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Asians (POWORIE5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much3212.7
2) Too little4216.7
3) Right amount17870.6
Missing25 
TOTAL252100.0
396) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Jews (POWJEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4015.9
2) Too little3513.9
3) Right amount17569.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
397) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - East Indians and Pakistanis (POWEIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5019.9
2) Too little4317.1
3) Right amount15862.9
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
398) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Natives (POWNAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6927.3
2) Too little8634.0
3) Right amount9838.7
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
399) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Visible minorities in general (POWVIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4819.5
2) Too little5422.0
3) Right amount14458.5
Missing31 
TOTAL246100.0
400) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - English Canadians (POWENG5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much238.9
2) Too little8332.2
3) Right amount15258.9
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
401) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Protestants (POWPROT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much72.8
2) Too little4116.3
3) Right amount20380.9
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
402) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Roman Catholics (POWRC5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much3313.1
2) Too little259.9
3) Right amount19477.0
Missing25 
TOTAL252100.0
403) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Women (POWWOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much249.3
2) Too little10239.7
3) Right amount13050.6
8) Undecided10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
404) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Men (POWMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6625.6
2) Too little2810.9
3) Right amount16463.6
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
405) How do you feel about the following? - Some people say that Canada should be a ‘melting pot' for people coming here from other countries. They say that Canada should be a ‘mosaic,' where people are loyal to Canada yet keep many of the customs of their previous countries. (MOSAIC5)
TOTAL%
1) I favor the ‘melting pot' idea.12144.3
2) I favor the ‘mosaic' idea.12044.0
3) I have no preference.197.0
4) Other93.3
9) Varied41.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
406) What do you think of bilingualism in Canada: Should Canada have two official languages (French and English), one official language (French or English) or should Canada have no official language? (BILING5)
TOTAL%
1) Canada should have two official languages, French and English.12244.4
2) Canada should have one official language, English.12445.1
4) Canada should have no official language.259.1
5) Other31.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
407) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and blacks? (WB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16363.9
2) No8934.9
9) Varied31.2
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
408) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and East Indians or Pakistanis? (WEIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16465.1
2) No8533.7
9) Varied31.2
Missing25 
TOTAL252100.0
409) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Natives? (WN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17770.0
2) No7328.9
9) Varied31.2
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
410) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Asians? (WOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17468.8
2) No7529.6
9) Varied41.6
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
411) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and visible minorities generally? (WVIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18473.6
2) No6325.2
9) Varied31.2
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
412) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Roman Catholics? (PC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22086.6
2) No3212.6
9) Varied20.8
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
413) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20481.3
2) No4517.9
9) Varied20.8
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
414) Do you approve of marriages between - Jews and Roman Catholics? (JC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20180.1
2) No4819.1
9) Varied20.8
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
415) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug user (DRUGUSE5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease3613.2
2) A bit uneasy14553.3
3) Very uneasy9033.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
416) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An ex-convict (EXCON5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease4617.0
2) A bit uneasy15657.8
3) Very uneasy6825.2
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
417) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A police officer (POLICE5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease23585.8
2) A bit uneasy3512.8
3) Very uneasy41.5
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
418) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A known sex offender (SEXOFF5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease155.6
2) A bit uneasy9635.7
3) Very uneasy15858.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
419) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug addict (DRUGADD5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease2810.4
2) A bit uneasy10438.5
3) Very uneasy13851.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
420) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An alcoholic (ALHOLIC5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease10337.7
2) A bit uneasy13850.5
3) Very uneasy3211.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
421) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A former mental patient (FMPAT5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease10337.9
2) A bit uneasy14452.9
3) Very uneasy248.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
422) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A person with AIDS (AIDSPER5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease8932.7
2) A bit uneasy10839.7
3) Very uneasy7527.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
423) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A person in a wheelchair (WCHAIR5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease24690.1
2) A bit uneasy259.2
3) Very uneasy20.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
424) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A female homosexual (LESBIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13750.4
2) A bit uneasy9836.0
3) Very uneasy3713.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
425) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A male homosexual (HOMOSXL5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease11943.6
2) A bit uneasy10638.8
3) Very uneasy4817.6
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
426) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A teenager (TEEN5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease25291.6
2) A bit uneasy228.0
3) Very uneasy10.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
427) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A born-again Christian (BACTN5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease19872.5
2) A bit uneasy6423.4
3) Very uneasy114.0
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
428) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Jew (JEW5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease25693.8
2) A bit uneasy176.2
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
429) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Native (NAT5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease24790.5
2) A bit uneasy248.8
3) Very uneasy20.7
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
430) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An Asian (ORIEN5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease25292.6
2) A bit uneasy176.3
3) Very uneasy31.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
431) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Black (BLACK5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease24489.4
2) A bit uneasy259.2
3) Very uneasy41.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
432) Please put yourself in the situation of just having met a person and the only thing you know about the person is one of the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An East Indian or Pakistani (EIP5)
TOTAL%
1) At ease23385.3
2) A bit uneasy3713.6
3) Very uneasy31.1
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
433) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Physicians (PDPHYS5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount14453.3
2) Too much money9334.4
3) Too little money134.8
4) I have no idea.197.0
9) Varies10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
434) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Teachers (PDTEACH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount15155.9
2) Too much money6624.4
3) Too little money4215.6
4) I have no idea.114.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
435) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Lawyers (PDLAW5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount3713.6
2) Too much money21779.8
4) I have no idea.186.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
436) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Dentists (PDDENT5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount10840.0
2) Too much money14654.1
3) Too little money20.7
4) I have no idea.145.2
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
437) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Nurses (PDNURS5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount15557.2
2) Too much money197.0
3) Too little money8431.0
4) I have no idea.134.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
438) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Social workers (PDSOCWK5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount11342.0
2) Too much money3914.5
3) Too little money6122.7
4) I have no idea.5520.4
9) Varies10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
439) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Mechanics (PDMECH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount15959.1
2) Too much money5119.0
3) Too little money2810.4
4) I have no idea.3111.5
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
440) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Professional athletes (PDATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount103.7
2) Too much money24590.4
3) Too little money20.7
4) I have no idea.145.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
441) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Politicians (PDPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount6423.6
2) Too much money19170.5
3) Too little money93.3
4) I have no idea.72.6
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
442) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Average Canadians (PDAVG5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount11442.4
2) Too much money51.9
3) Too little money12446.1
4) I have no idea.269.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
443) What is your opinion on the following? - A man and woman having sex before marriage (PREMARS5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong5721.0
2) Almost always wrong3412.5
3) Sometimes wrong9033.2
4) Not wrong at all9033.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
444) What is your opinion on the following? - A married person having sex with someone other than the marriage partner (XMARSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong17363.1
2) Almost always wrong7025.5
3) Sometimes wrong3111.3
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
445) What is your opinion on the following? - Two adults of the same sex having sex (HOMOSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong17966.1
2) Almost always wrong2710.0
3) Sometimes wrong3011.1
4) Not wrong at all3512.9
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
446) What is your opinion on the following? - A divorced man and woman having sex without being married (DIVSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong4817.8
2) Almost always wrong4014.8
3) Sometimes wrong6925.6
4) Not wrong at all11341.9
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
447) What is your opinion on the following? - An unmarried couple living together (COHAB5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong5419.9
2) Almost always wrong3512.9
3) Sometimes wrong6122.5
4) Not wrong at all12144.6
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
448) What is your opinion on the following? - An unmarried couple having children (CHSING5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong10839.7
2) Almost always wrong5118.8
3) Sometimes wrong6222.8
4) Not wrong at all5118.8
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
449) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on the part of teenagers you know? (AIDSTNS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6524.2
2) No3914.5
3) Don't know16461.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
450) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on the part of adults you know? (AIDSADS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9033.5
2) No259.3
3) Don't know15356.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
451) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on your part? (AIDSYOU5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7832.2
2) No16467.8
Missing35 
TOTAL242100.0
452) 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 ages? (PORNLAW5)
TOTAL%
1) There should be no laws forbidding its distribution.62.2
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.12044.4
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.14353.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
453) 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? (ABDEFEC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22885.1
2) No4014.9
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
454) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is married and doesn't want to have any more children? (ABNOMOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11342.2
2) No15457.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
455) 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? (ABHLTH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24992.9
2) No186.7
8) Undecided10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
456) 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 can't afford more children? (ABPOOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13651.3
2) No12747.9
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
457) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She became pregnant as a result of rape? (ABRAPE5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24089.6
2) No2810.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
458) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She isn't married and doesn't want to marry the man? (ABSINGL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12647.0
2) No13951.9
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
459) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She want an abortion for any reason? (ABALL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8532.1
2) No17967.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
460) What is your opinion about crime and violence - Is there any area within a kilometer of your home where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10237.2
2) No17162.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
461) What is your opinion about crime and violence - Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes124.4
2) No26395.6
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
462) What is your opinion about crime and violence - Have you ever been sexually assaulted? (ASSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes103.6
2) No26496.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
463) What is your opinion about crime and violence - During 1994, did anyone illegally enter your apartment or home? (BURGLAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes217.6
2) No25492.4
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
464) What is your opinion about crime and violence - During 1994, did anyone take something from you by using force? (ROBBERY5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes93.3
2) No26696.7
Missing2 
TOTAL275100.0
465) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - War is justified when other ways of settling international disputes fail. (WAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree176.4
2) Agree10339.0
3) Disagree9034.1
4) Strongly disagree5420.5
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
466) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree249.0
2) Agree8732.6
3) Disagree13349.8
4) Strongly disagree207.5
9) Varied31.1
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
467) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - On the whole, immigration is a good thing for Canada. (IMGOOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree259.3
2) Agree15356.9
3) Disagree7126.4
4) Strongly disagree197.1
8) Undecided10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
468) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is getting worse, not better. (ANOMIA25)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4416.4
2) Agree14554.1
3) Disagree7528.0
4) Strongly disagree31.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
469) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13650.6
2) Agree9234.2
3) Disagree217.8
4) Strongly disagree197.1
8) Undecided10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
470) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - A person should retire at age 65, regardless of health. (RETIRE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6122.5
2) Agree8129.9
3) Disagree10940.2
4) Strongly disagree207.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
471) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Most of the time people try to be helpful. (PHELP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3613.3
2) Agree22583.3
3) Disagree72.6
4) Strongly disagree10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
472) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Everything's relative. (RELTIVE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3113.1
2) Agree14059.1
3) Disagree5623.6
4) Strongly disagree104.2
Missing40 
TOTAL237100.0
473) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The Young Offenders Act needs to be toughened. (YOA5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree18769.3
2) Agree7427.4
3) Disagree83.0
8) Undecided10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
474) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Sex education should be offered in public schools. (SEXSCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8230.5
2) Agree13951.7
3) Disagree3713.8
4) Strongly disagree114.1
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
475) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The overemphasis on individual rights is making social life difficult. (RIGHTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9435.6
2) Agree13350.4
3) Disagree3613.6
4) Strongly disagree10.4
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
476) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - There are some circumstance in which a doctor would be justified in ending a patient's life. (EUTHAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6925.5
2) Agree12245.0
3) Disagree4717.3
4) Strongly disagree3312.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
477) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Homosexuals should be eligible for ordination as ministers or priests. (HOMORD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree259.4
2) Agree5520.8
3) Disagree7427.9
4) Strongly disagree11041.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
478) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - A stranger who shows a person attention is probably up to something. (SUSPIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree83.0
2) Agree5119.2
3) Disagree19372.8
4) Strongly disagree124.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
479) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Immigrants to Canada have an obligation to learn Canadian ways. (IMMIGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13047.8
2) Agree12646.3
3) Disagree93.3
4) Strongly disagree72.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
480) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Birth control information should be available to teenagers who want it. (TEENINF5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12445.9
2) Agree12445.9
3) Disagree114.1
4) Strongly disagree103.7
8) Undecided10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
481) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - People who can't afford it have a right to medical care. (RTMEDIC)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree14152.4
2) Agree12145.0
3) Disagree51.9
4) Strongly disagree20.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
482) How important is the following to Canadians - Honesty. (PVHON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17664.5
2) Somewhat important7828.6
3) Not very important197.0
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
483) How important is the following to Canadians? - Generosity (PVGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important10037.0
2) Somewhat important13750.7
3) Not very important3211.9
4) Not at all important10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
484) How important is the following to Canadians? - Family life (PVFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15557.0
2) Somewhat important8631.6
3) Not very important3111.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
485) How important is the following to Canadians? - Concern for others (PVCON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important9133.6
2) Somewhat important13048.0
3) Not very important4717.3
4) Not at all important31.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
486) How important is the following to Canadians? - A comfortable life (PVCOMF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16058.8
2) Somewhat important10538.6
3) Not very important72.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
487) How important is the following to Canadians? - Spirituality (PVSPIR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important5620.7
2) Somewhat important10137.4
3) Not very important10237.8
4) Not at all important114.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
488) How important is the following to Canadians? - Being loved (PVLOVED5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17865.7
2) Somewhat important8431.0
3) Not very important83.0
4) Not at all important10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
489) How important is the following to Canadians? - Cultural group background (PVCULGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important3312.2
2) Somewhat important14051.9
3) Not very important8832.6
4) Not at all important93.3
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
490) How important is the following to Canadians? - Being a Canadian (PVCAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15356.0
2) Somewhat important8932.6
3) Not very important279.9
4) Not at all important41.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
491) How much do you agree with the following? - It would be a good idea to have a curfew in this community for young people under the age of 16, unless they are out with their parents. (CURFEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7427.5
2) Agree9736.1
3) Disagree9033.5
4) Strongly disagree72.6
8) Undecided10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
492) How much do you agree with the following? - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree155.6
2) Agree3814.3
3) Disagree10740.2
4) Strongly disagree10539.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
493) How much do you agree with the following? - Public schools should offer courses in religion. (PUBREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree259.3
2) Agree9234.3
3) Disagree10539.2
4) Strongly disagree4516.8
8) Undecided10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
494) How much do you agree with the following? - Married women should not be employed if their husbands are capable of supporting them. (FEWORK5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2810.3
2) Agree5520.1
3) Disagree11441.8
4) Strongly disagree7527.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
495) How much do you agree with the following? - Homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as other Canadians. (HOMORTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3412.8
2) Agree11844.5
3) Disagree6825.7
4) Strongly disagree4215.8
9) Varied31.1
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
496) How much do you agree with the following? - Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country to the men. (FEHOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree176.3
2) Agree207.4
3) Disagree11442.2
4) Strongly disagree11843.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
497) How much do you agree with the following? - Winters in Canada seem to be getting warmer. (WINTER5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree166.0
2) Agree16963.8
3) Disagree6926.0
4) Strongly disagree93.4
8) Undecided20.8
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
498) How much do you agree with the following? - Discipline in most homes today is not strict enough. (DISCIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9234.2
2) Agree15557.6
3) Disagree176.3
4) Strongly disagree20.7
8) Undecided20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
499) How much do you agree with the following? - Religion's influence is increasing in Canadian life. (RELINFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20.8
2) Agree3412.8
3) Disagree18369.1
4) Strongly disagree4617.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
500) How much do you agree with the following? - Divorce in this country should be easier to obtain than it is now. (DIVEASY5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree134.8
2) Agree5620.8
3) Disagree15959.1
4) Strongly disagree4014.9
8) Undecided10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
501) How much do you agree with the following? - In general, women drive cars as well as men. (FECAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7226.5
2) Agree15657.4
3) Disagree3512.9
4) Strongly disagree82.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
502) How much do you agree with the following? - Police should be allowed to set speed traps to catch speeding motorists. (POLTRAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8832.6
2) Agree13449.6
3) Disagree3513.0
4) Strongly disagree124.4
8) Undecided10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
503) How much do you agree with the following? - There will likely be another world war within the next 25 years. (WAR255)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree187.0
2) Agree6123.7
3) Disagree13853.7
4) Strongly disagree3614.0
8) Undecided41.6
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
504) How much do you agree with the following? - What's right or wrong is a matter of personal opinion. (OPINION5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2710.2
2) Agree8632.6
3) Disagree10941.3
4) Strongly disagree4215.9
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
505) How much do you agree with the following? - Some UFO's are from other planets. (UFO5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree125.0
2) Agree7029.4
3) Disagree9037.8
4) Strongly disagree5824.4
8) Undecided83.4
Missing39 
TOTAL238100.0
506) How much do you agree with the following? - These days a person doesn't really know who can be counted on. (ANOMIA45)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree155.6
2) Agree13952.1
3) Disagree10338.6
4) Strongly disagree103.7
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
507) How much do you agree with the following? - I'd approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2910.9
2) Agree20877.9
3) Disagree249.0
4) Strongly disagree51.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
508) How much do you agree with the following? - Generally speaking, teenagers are not as interested in religion as they were 25 years ago. (TEENREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6925.4
2) Agree16861.8
3) Disagree3211.8
4) Strongly disagree20.7
8) Undecided10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
509) How much do you agree with the following? - Women who do the same work as men should receive the same pay. (FEPAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13549.6
2) Agree12746.7
3) Disagree72.6
4) Strongly disagree31.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
510) How much do you agree with the following? - The atomic bomb should not have been used against Japan. (ABOMB5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4617.7
2) Agree6123.5
3) Disagree10239.2
4) Strongly disagree4818.5
8) Undecided31.2
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
511) How much do you agree with the following? - Most of the time people are just looking out for themselves. (PSELVES5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree3814.2
2) Agree17063.7
3) Disagree5821.7
4) Strongly disagree10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
512) How much do you agree with the following? - People who are poor have a right to an income adequate to live on. (RTINCOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5821.9
2) Agree16361.5
3) Disagree3814.3
4) Strongly disagree51.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
513) How much do you agree with the following? - In general, values in Canada have been changing for the worse. (CHVALS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5018.8
2) Agree15056.4
3) Disagree6122.9
4) Strongly disagree31.1
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
514) About how often do you - Listen to music? (MUSIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily15156.8
2) Several times a week6524.4
3) About once a week197.1
4) 2-3 times a month124.5
5) About once a month72.6
6) Hardly ever114.1
7) Never10.4
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
515) About how often do you - Go to a movie? (MOVIE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
3) About once a week51.9
4) 2-3 times a month155.6
5) About once a month217.8
6) Hardly ever16360.6
7) Never6423.8
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
516) About how often do you - Follow sports? (SPORTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily7327.5
2) Several times a week4215.8
3) About once a week3513.2
4) 2-3 times a month2910.9
5) About once a month103.8
6) Hardly ever5018.9
7) Never269.8
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
517) About how often do you - Read a newspaper? (PAPER5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily19873.9
2) Several times a week4516.8
3) About once a week186.7
5) About once a month10.4
6) Hardly ever41.5
7) Never10.4
9) Varies10.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
518) About how often do you - Read books? (BOOKS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily8331.3
2) Several times a week5520.8
3) About once a week197.2
4) 2-3 times a month259.4
5) About once a month3613.6
6) Hardly ever3814.3
7) Never93.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
519) About how often do you - Play cards for money? (CARDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
2) Several times a week31.1
3) About once a week62.3
4) 2-3 times a month10.4
5) About once a month103.8
6) Hardly ever6424.3
7) Never17867.7
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
520) About how often do you - Spend time with your family? (FAMILY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily14153.8
2) Several times a week5621.4
3) About once a week269.9
4) 2-3 times a month166.1
5) About once a month114.2
6) Hardly ever62.3
7) Never51.9
9) Varies10.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
521) About how often do you - Read the Bible/other Scripture? (BIBLE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily3714.1
2) Several times a week166.1
3) About once a week3312.5
4) 2-3 times a month145.3
5) About once a month145.3
6) Hardly ever6725.5
7) Never8231.2
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
522) About how often do you - Go out for a relaxing meal? (OUTMEAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily31.1
2) Several times a week155.6
3) About once a week5119.0
4) 2-3 times a month6423.9
5) About once a month8933.2
6) Hardly ever4316.0
7) Never31.1
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
523) About how often do you - Attend a sports event? (SPEVENT5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week41.5
3) About once a week72.7
4) 2-3 times a month207.6
5) About once a month3613.6
6) Hardly ever12647.7
7) Never7126.9
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
524) About how often do you - Keep up with the news? (QNEWS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily24089.9
2) Several times a week217.9
3) About once a week41.5
4) 2-3 times a month10.4
7) Never10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
525) About how often do you - Attend a play? (PLAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
3) About once a week10.4
4) 2-3 times a month62.3
5) About once a month3714.0
6) Hardly ever14354.0
7) Never7729.1
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
526) About how often do you - Exercise? (EXCISE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily7729.1
2) Several times a week8130.6
3) About once a week269.8
4) 2-3 times a month186.8
5) About once a month72.6
6) Hardly ever3714.0
7) Never197.2
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
527) About how often do you - Spend time with friends? (FRIENDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily238.8
2) Several times a week7127.2
3) About once a week8231.4
4) 2-3 times a month3914.9
5) About once a month3513.4
6) Hardly ever103.8
7) Never10.4
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
528) About how often do you - Say table grace? (GRACE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily6424.4
2) Several times a week124.6
3) About once a week176.5
4) 2-3 times a month103.8
5) About once a month114.2
6) Hardly ever5721.8
7) Never9134.7
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
529) About how often do you - Watch videos at home? (VIDEOS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily31.2
2) Several times a week124.6
3) About once a week3613.8
4) 2-3 times a month5119.6
5) About once a month4416.9
6) Hardly ever7026.9
7) Never4416.9
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
530) About how often do you - Dance? (DANCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
2) Several times a week31.1
3) About once a week20.8
4) 2-3 times a month103.8
5) About once a month3312.5
6) Hardly ever12848.5
7) Never8733.0
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
531) About how often do you - Buy a lottery ticket? (LOTTERY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily62.3
2) Several times a week3914.7
3) About once a week6825.6
4) 2-3 times a month3613.5
5) About once a month249.0
6) Hardly ever4015.0
7) Never5319.9
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
532) About how often do you - Smoke cigarettes? (SMOKE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily3011.2
2) Several times a week10.4
3) About once a week10.4
6) Hardly ever62.2
7) Never23085.8
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
533) About how often do you - Read your horoscope? (HORSCOP5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily2910.9
2) Several times a week197.1
3) About once a week145.2
4) 2-3 times a month103.7
5) About once a month207.5
6) Hardly ever7427.7
7) Never10137.8
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
534) About how often do you - Watch religious TV programs? (RELIGTV5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.8
2) Several times a week83.0
3) About once a week2710.3
4) 2-3 times a month83.0
5) About once a month259.5
6) Hardly ever8431.9
7) Never10941.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
535) About how often do you - Play bingo? (BINGO5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
3) About once a week51.9
4) 2-3 times a month20.8
5) About once a month62.3
6) Hardly ever269.8
7) Never22584.9
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
536) About how often do you - Go out to a lounge or bar? (BAR5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week41.5
3) About once a week62.3
4) 2-3 times a month83.0
5) About once a month134.9
6) Hardly ever7628.6
7) Never15959.8
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
537) About how often do you - Engage in a hobby? (HOBBY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily3112.1
2) Several times a week6926.8
3) About once a week3714.4
4) 2-3 times a month3312.8
5) About once a month249.3
6) Hardly ever4116.0
7) Never228.6
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
538) About how often do you - Engage in sex? (SEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
2) Several times a week2811.7
3) About once a week5020.8
4) 2-3 times a month5020.8
5) About once a month2811.7
6) Hardly ever3514.6
7) Never4820.0
Missing37 
TOTAL240100.0
539) About how often do you - Play a sport? (PSPORT5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.8
2) Several times a week3112.0
3) About once a week2610.0
4) 2-3 times a month186.9
5) About once a month124.6
6) Hardly ever6926.6
7) Never10139.0
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
540) About how often do you - Read magazines? (MAGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4316.1
2) Several times a week8632.2
3) About once a week5319.9
4) 2-3 times a month4617.2
5) About once a month186.7
6) Hardly ever186.7
7) Never20.7
9) Varies10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
541) About how often do you - Pray privately? (PRAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily9837.1
2) Several times a week3714.0
3) About once a week124.5
4) 2-3 times a month103.8
5) About once a month176.4
6) Hardly ever4015.2
7) Never5018.9
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
542) About how often do you - Visit an art gallery? (ART5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.4
4) 2-3 times a month31.1
5) About once a month238.7
6) Hardly ever12949.0
7) Never10740.7
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
543) About how often do you - Drink alcohol? (DRINK5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily155.6
2) Several times a week4717.7
3) About once a week4215.8
4) 2-3 times a month3011.3
5) About once a month186.8
6) Hardly ever5319.9
7) Never6122.9
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
544) About how often do you - Go to a ballet? (BALLET5)
TOTAL%
5) About once a month83.1
6) Hardly ever5621.5
7) Never19775.5
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
545) About how often do you - Play video gambling machines? (VIDGAMB5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week31.1
3) About once a week20.8
4) 2-3 times a month41.5
5) About once a month41.5
6) Hardly ever3312.5
7) Never21982.6
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
546) About how often do you - Bet on a horse race? (BETRACE5)
TOTAL%
3) About once a week20.8
4) 2-3 times a month20.8
6) Hardly ever3412.9
7) Never22685.6
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
547) About how often do you - Use a computer? (COMPUT5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4617.4
2) Several times a week269.8
3) About once a week124.5
4) 2-3 times a month103.8
5) About once a month114.2
6) Hardly ever3714.0
7) Never12346.4
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
548) About how often do you - Use e-mail/Internet? (EMAIL5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily124.6
2) Several times a week93.4
3) About once a week20.8
4) 2-3 times a month51.9
5) About once a month41.5
6) Hardly ever228.4
7) Never20879.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
549) About how often do you - Sit and think? (SITHINK5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily14253.2
2) Several times a week5721.3
3) About once a week2910.9
4) 2-3 times a month103.7
5) About once a month93.4
6) Hardly ever155.6
7) Never51.9
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
550) Do you swim? (SWIM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13651.7
2) No, I don't know how.6424.3
3) No, but I do know how.6324.0
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
551) Are you a member of the following group? - A private club (MEMPRIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51100.0
Missing226 
TOTAL51100.0
552) Are you a member of the following group? - A labor union (MEMUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes57100.0
Missing220 
TOTAL57100.0
553) Are you a member of the following group? - A political group (MEMPOLI5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes38100.0
Missing239 
TOTAL38100.0
554) Are you a member of the following group? - A service club (MEMSERV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51100.0
Missing226 
TOTAL51100.0
555) Are you a member of the following group? - A sports group (MEMSPOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes49100.0
Missing228 
TOTAL49100.0
556) Are you a member of the following group? - A hobby-related group (MEMHOBB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes52100.0
Missing225 
TOTAL52100.0
557) Are you a member of the following group? - A support group (MEMSUP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23100.0
Missing254 
TOTAL23100.0
558) Are you a member of the following group? - A nationality group (MEMNAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13100.0
Missing264 
TOTAL13100.0
559) Are you a member of the following group? - A church/synagogue/temple (MEMCHUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes133100.0
Missing144 
TOTAL133100.0
560) Are you a member of the following group? - A fraternity or sorority (MEMGREE5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20100.0
Missing257 
TOTAL20100.0
561) Are you a member of the following group? - A farm organization (MEMFARM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6100.0
Missing271 
TOTAL6100.0
562) Are you a member of the following group? - Any other group (MEMOTH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, unspecified12.3
2) Professional1534.9
3) Seniors511.6
4) Interest716.3
5) Social service49.3
6) Community association49.3
9) Other716.3
Missing234 
TOTAL43100.0
563) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs - News. (TVNEWS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23184.6
2) Fairly often3312.1
3) Sometimes51.8
4) Seldom10.4
5) Never31.1
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
564) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Comedy in general (TVCOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5018.6
2) Fairly often8933.1
3) Sometimes9033.5
4) Seldom3111.5
5) Never93.3
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
565) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Talk shows (TVTALK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often259.4
2) Fairly often4215.8
3) Sometimes7929.7
4) Seldom7126.7
5) Never4918.4
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
566) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Movies (TVMOV5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4717.5
2) Fairly often8029.7
3) Sometimes9334.6
4) Seldom4115.2
5) Never83.0
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
567) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Sports (TVSPORT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5822.0
2) Fairly often6223.5
3) Sometimes6625.0
4) Seldom5018.9
5) Never2810.6
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
568) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Sitcoms (TVSIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very often249.6
2) Fairly often3614.5
3) Sometimes7429.7
4) Seldom5120.5
5) Never6325.3
9) Varied10.4
Missing28 
TOTAL249100.0
569) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Soaps (TVSOAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often228.2
2) Fairly often145.2
3) Sometimes176.4
4) Seldom4115.4
5) Never17364.8
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
570) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Drama (TVDRAMA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often228.3
2) Fairly often7327.7
3) Sometimes8431.8
4) Seldom5621.2
5) Never2911.0
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
571) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Game shows (TVGAME5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often238.7
2) Fairly often4416.7
3) Sometimes7227.4
4) Seldom5721.7
5) Never6725.5
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
572) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Educational (TVEDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3011.3
2) Fairly often10238.3
3) Sometimes9134.2
4) Seldom2910.9
5) Never145.3
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
573) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Religious (TVRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Very often124.6
2) Fairly often259.5
3) Sometimes6123.2
4) Seldom6524.7
5) Never10038.0
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
574) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Weather (TVWEATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15958.7
2) Fairly often6624.4
3) Sometimes2910.7
4) Seldom114.1
5) Never62.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
575) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Documentaries (TVDOC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7528.0
2) Fairly often9736.2
3) Sometimes7528.0
4) Seldom166.0
5) Never51.9
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
576) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Music (TVMUSIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4516.9
2) Fairly often7829.2
3) Sometimes9033.7
4) Seldom4416.5
5) Never103.7
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
577) What do you want to know first about a movie? (MOVNB5)
TOTAL%
1) Who's in it.145.2
2) What's in it.7929.5
3) Both10338.4
4) I don't go to movies.7226.9
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
578) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (FNEWSN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian8193.1
2) American66.9
Missing190 
TOTAL87100.0
579) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (FNEWSG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male6979.3
2) Female1820.7
Missing190 
TOTAL87100.0
580) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVNEWS5)
TOTAL%
101) 1517.2
102) 1517.2
103) 22.3
105) 22.3
106) 11.1
107) 11.1
108) 11.1
110) 11.1
113) 66.9
114) 44.6
116) 22.3
118) 1416.1
119) 11.1
121) 11.1
122) 55.7
123) 22.3
125) 11.1
128) 78.0
202) 11.1
203) 22.3
209) 11.1
211) 11.1
299) 11.1
Missing190 
TOTAL87100.0
581) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (FSINGN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian3035.3
2) American3642.4
3) Other1315.3
4) Don't know44.7
9) Varied22.4
Missing192 
TOTAL85100.0
582) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (FSINGG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male4957.6
2) Female3338.8
3) Mixed11.2
9) Varied22.4
Missing192 
TOTAL85100.0
583) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVSING5)
TOTAL%
102) 11.2
103) 11.2
104) 11.2
114) 11.2
115) 11.2
118) 11.2
120) 22.4
131) 55.9
133) 33.5
136) 78.2
139) 11.2
199) 67.1
210) 11.2
213) 11.2
221) 11.2
229) 11.2
237) 22.4
238) 11.2
239) 11.2
241) 11.2
242) 11.2
243) 11.2
245) 22.4
246) 11.2
248) 22.4
250) 11.2
256) 22.4
258) 11.2
259) 11.2
271) 55.9
274) 11.2
282) 11.2
283) 11.2
285) 11.2
287) 11.2
299) 55.9
301) 910.6
302) 11.2
363) 11.2
370) 22.4
499) 44.7
999) 22.4
Missing192 
TOTAL85100.0
584) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (FATHN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian3867.9
2) American1017.9
3) Other23.6
4) Don't know610.7
Missing221 
TOTAL56100.0
585) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (FATHG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male4885.7
2) Female814.3
Missing221 
TOTAL56100.0
586) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVATH5)
TOTAL%
2) 11.8
4) 23.6
8) 11.8
9) 1221.4
14) 11.8
18) 11.8
29) 11.8
50) 11.8
58) 11.8
59) 11.8
60) 11.8
61) 11.8
69) 11.8
74) 11.8
81) 47.1
84) 23.6
90) 712.5
93) 11.8
94) 11.8
99) 1526.8
Missing221 
TOTAL56100.0
587) Do you have a favorite - Author? (FAUTHN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian1625.8
2) American1829.0
3) Other11.6
4) Don't know2540.3
9) Varied23.2
Missing215 
TOTAL62100.0
588) Do you have a favorite - Author? (FAUTHG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male4369.4
2) Female1727.4
9) Varied23.2
Missing215 
TOTAL62100.0
589) Do you have a favorite - Author? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVAUTH5)
TOTAL%
1) 11.6
2) 11.6
4) 11.6
6) 46.5
12) 11.6
14) 11.6
15) 11.6
23) 11.6
26) 11.6
28) 34.8
29) 11.6
30) 34.8
31) 11.6
33) 11.6
37) 23.2
45) 11.6
55) 11.6
57) 23.2
58) 11.6
99) 3454.8
Missing215 
TOTAL62100.0
590) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (FTVN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian1739.5
2) American2251.2
4) Don't know49.3
Missing234 
TOTAL43100.0
591) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (FTVG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male2251.2
2) Female1841.9
3) Mixed37.0
Missing234 
TOTAL43100.0
592) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVTV5)
TOTAL%
99) 920.9
103) 12.3
109) 12.3
111) 12.3
112) 24.7
113) 12.3
127) 24.7
209) 12.3
210) 12.3
214) 12.3
217) 12.3
218) 49.3
231) 12.3
232) 12.3
248) 716.3
299) 511.6
499) 49.3
Missing234 
TOTAL43100.0
593) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (FACTN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian48.7
2) American3678.3
3) Other36.5
4) Don't know36.5
Missing231 
TOTAL46100.0
594) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (FACTG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male3371.7
2) Female1226.1
3) Mixed12.2
Missing231 
TOTAL46100.0
595) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVACT5)
TOTAL%
199) 48.7
204) 24.3
208) 24.3
211) 613.0
212) 12.2
214) 12.2
216) 24.3
218) 12.2
223) 12.2
225) 12.2
228) 12.2
230) 24.3
234) 12.2
235) 12.2
240) 12.2
254) 24.3
262) 24.3
263) 12.2
264) 12.2
269) 12.2
299) 613.0
306) 12.2
326) 24.3
499) 36.5
Missing231 
TOTAL46100.0
596) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (FJOURNN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian3589.7
2) American410.3
Missing238 
TOTAL39100.0
597) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (FJOURNG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male3179.5
2) Female820.5
Missing238 
TOTAL39100.0
598) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVJOUR5)
TOTAL%
106) 37.5
108) 25.0
111) 12.5
115) 12.5
116) 25.0
121) 12.5
126) 25.0
127) 12.5
131) 12.5
134) 12.5
137) 12.5
139) 25.0
195) 12.5
199) 1742.5
202) 25.0
205) 12.5
214) 12.5
Missing237 
TOTAL40100.0
599) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (FPOLN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian4088.9
2) American12.2
3) Other12.2
4) Don't know36.7
Missing232 
TOTAL45100.0
600) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (FPOLG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male3884.4
2) Female715.6
Missing232 
TOTAL45100.0
601) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVPOL5)
TOTAL%
101) 613.3
102) 12.2
103) 24.4
104) 24.4
107) 36.7
120) 12.2
121) 12.2
124) 12.2
126) 12.2
127) 511.1
128) 12.2
129) 24.4
131) 24.4
132) 48.9
139) 511.1
149) 24.4
199) 12.2
201) 12.2
306) 12.2
499) 36.7
Missing232 
TOTAL45100.0
602) How often would you say you usually spend watching TV each week? (TV5)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 hours4416.1
2) 6-10 hours7326.7
3) 11-15 hours5821.2
4) 16-30 hours7226.4
5) More than 30 hours228.1
6) Rarely or never41.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
603) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NHL (SNHL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3714.3
2) Fairly often3714.3
3) Sometimes6926.7
4) Seldom5420.9
5) Never6123.6
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
604) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro golf (SGOLF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often103.9
2) Fairly often3112.0
3) Sometimes6826.4
4) Seldom6224.0
5) Never8733.7
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
605) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Curling (SCURL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often124.7
2) Fairly often239.0
3) Sometimes6324.6
4) Seldom6826.6
5) Never8934.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
606) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NBA (SNBA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often41.6
2) Fairly often114.4
3) Sometimes218.4
4) Seldom6827.2
5) Never14658.4
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
607) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro tennis (STENN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often72.7
2) Fairly often124.7
3) Sometimes3312.9
4) Seldom7529.4
5) Never12850.2
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
608) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NFL (SNFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often155.9
2) Fairly often197.5
3) Sometimes4919.3
4) Seldom6726.4
5) Never10440.9
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
609) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - American college sports (SAMCOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often10.4
2) Fairly often62.4
3) Sometimes218.2
4) Seldom6324.7
5) Never16464.3
Missing22 
TOTAL255100.0
610) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Figure skating (SSKATE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often3613.3
2) Fairly often5821.5
3) Sometimes10037.0
4) Seldom5118.9
5) Never259.3
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
611) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Major League Baseball (SMLB5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4416.9
2) Fairly often4316.5
3) Sometimes6123.4
4) Seldom5420.7
5) Never5922.6
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
612) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Car racing (SCAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often41.6
2) Fairly often166.2
3) Sometimes5320.6
4) Seldom6726.1
5) Never11745.5
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
613) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The CFL (SCFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often2610.1
2) Fairly often3614.0
3) Sometimes5621.8
4) Seldom4718.3
5) Never9235.8
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
614) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro wrestling (FWREST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often62.3
2) Fairly often62.3
3) Sometimes249.3
4) Seldom3613.9
5) Never18772.2
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
615) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Skiing (SSKI5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often41.5
2) Fairly often186.8
3) Sometimes8733.1
4) Seldom7729.3
5) Never7729.3
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
616) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Canadian university sports (SCANUNI5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often20.8
2) Fairly often83.1
3) Sometimes5119.6
4) Seldom7127.3
5) Never12849.2
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
617) Have you done the following in the past year - Taken a holiday. (HOLIDAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20876.5
2) No6423.5
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
618) During the past year, have you - Switched jobs? (SWJOBS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes228.5
2) No23891.5
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
619) During the past year, have you - Traveled outside of your home province? (OUTPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19371.5
2) No7728.5
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
620) During the past year, have you - Traveled outside of North America? (OUTNAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5018.7
2) No21781.3
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
621) During the past year, have you - Taken a university or college course? (COURSEU5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes155.7
2) No24994.3
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
622) During the past year, have you - Taken a personal-development course? (COURSED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4216.0
2) No22184.0
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
623) During the past year, have you - Spent time in a hospital? (HOSPIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5420.5
2) No20979.5
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
624) During the past year, have you - Traveled to the United States? (US5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13048.9
2) No13651.1
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
625) How much do you enjoy the following - Music. (JOYMUSI5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal12147.3
2) Quite a bit8432.8
3) Some4618.0
4) Little or none52.0
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
626) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Friendship? (JPYFDS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14654.3
2) Quite a bit10237.9
3) Some207.4
4) Little or none10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
627) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Television? (JOYTV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4817.6
2) Quite a bit13047.6
3) Some8932.6
4) Little or none62.2
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
628) How much enjoyment do you receive from - The city or town you live in? (JOYCITY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal6424.3
2) Quite a bit13350.6
3) Some5721.7
4) Little or none93.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
629) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your house or apartment? (JOYHOUS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal13048.1
2) Quite a bit11743.3
3) Some207.4
4) Little or none20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
630) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Household work? (JOYHWOR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal259.8
2) Quite a bit7830.7
3) Some11645.7
4) Little or none3513.8
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
631) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your religious group (JOYCHUR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4318.1
2) Quite a bit5824.5
3) Some5724.1
4) Little or none7933.3
Missing40 
TOTAL237100.0
632) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Sports? (JOYSPOR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4718.3
2) Quite a bit5621.8
3) Some9235.8
4) Little or none6224.1
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
633) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your mother? (JOYMOM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4438.3
2) Quite a bit3933.9
3) Some1613.9
4) Little or none1613.9
Missing162 
TOTAL115100.0
634) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your marriage/relationship? (JOYMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal15266.7
2) Quite a bit5624.6
3) Some156.6
4) Little or none52.2
Missing49 
TOTAL228100.0
635) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your father? (JOYDAD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal3039.5
2) Quite a bit1621.1
3) Some79.2
4) Little or none2330.3
Missing201 
TOTAL76100.0
636) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Brother(s) or sister(s)? (JOYSIB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7434.7
2) Quite a bit7233.8
3) Some5324.9
4) Little or none146.6
Missing64 
TOTAL213100.0
637) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your child/children? (JOYCHIL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17574.8
2) Quite a bit4519.2
3) Some93.8
4) Little or none52.1
Missing43 
TOTAL234100.0
638) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your job? (JOYJOB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4732.4
2) Quite a bit5840.0
3) Some2416.6
4) Little or none1611.0
Missing132 
TOTAL145100.0
639) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your pet(s)? (JOYPET5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5537.9
2) Quite a bit4128.3
3) Some1913.1
4) Little or none3020.7
Missing132 
TOTAL145100.0
640) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your family life generally? (JOYFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17065.4
2) Quite a bit7830.0
3) Some114.2
4) Little or none10.4
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
641) How closely do you follow - The NHL? (NHL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely3914.4
2) Fairly closely5319.6
3) Not very closely7828.8
4) Not closely at all10137.3
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
642) How closely do you follow - The CFL? (CFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely228.1
2) Fairly closely4516.7
3) Not very closely7828.9
4) Not closely at all12546.3
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
643) How closely do you follow - Major League Baseball? (MLB5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely3111.6
2) Fairly closely5721.3
3) Not very closely7227.0
4) Not closely at all10740.1
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
644) How closely do you follow - The NFL? (NFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely103.7
2) Fairly closely238.6
3) Not very closely7226.9
4) Not closely at all16360.8
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
645) How closely do you follow - The NBA? (NBA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely31.1
2) Fairly closely114.1
3) Not very closely5520.6
4) Not closely at all19874.2
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
646) How do you feel about NFL expansion to Canada? (NFLCAN5)
TOTAL%
1) I'd be happy to see the NFL come, even if it meant the end of the CFL.166.1
2) I'd be happy, but only if the CFL continued to operate.207.7
3) I don't want to see the NFL come to Canada.6223.8
4) I don't really care much either way.16362.5
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
647) How well does the following describe Americans? - Risk-takers (ARISK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well6023.9
2) Fairly well15260.6
3) Not very well3212.7
4) Not well at all72.8
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
648) How well does the following describe Americans? - Generous (AGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well3012.0
2) Fairly well13553.8
3) Not very well7730.7
4) Not well at all93.6
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
649) How well does the following describe Americans? - Confident (ACONFID5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well8835.1
2) Fairly well13453.4
3) Not very well239.2
4) Not well at all52.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
650) How well does the following describe Americans? - World's best at what they do (ABEST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well197.9
2) Fairly well11246.3
3) Not very well8736.0
4) Not well at all249.9
Missing35 
TOTAL242100.0
651) How well does the following describe Americans? - Patriotic (APAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well17065.6
2) Fairly well7227.8
3) Not very well135.0
4) Not well at all41.5
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
652) How important is the following to you? - A comfortable life (VCOMF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17764.8
2) Somewhat important9334.1
3) Not very important31.1
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
653) How important is the following to you? - Friendship (VFD5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important19973.2
2) Somewhat important7126.1
3) Not very important20.7
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
654) How important is the following to you? - Excitement (VEXCITE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important2910.8
2) Somewhat important12245.5
3) Not very important10639.6
4) Not important at all114.1
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
655) How important is the following to you? - A rewarding career (VCAREER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important10443.9
2) Somewhat important8937.6
3) Not very important2711.4
4) Not important at all177.2
Missing40 
TOTAL237100.0
656) How important is the following to you? - Freedom (VFREEDO5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24088.6
2) Somewhat important3011.1
4) Not important at all10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
657) How important is the following to you? - Spirituality (VSPIRIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11142.0
2) Somewhat important8733.0
3) Not very important4115.5
4) Not important at all259.5
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
658) How important is the following to you? - Your cultural background (VCULGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important4818.1
2) Somewhat important10539.6
3) Not very important8532.1
4) Not important at all2710.2
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
659) How important is the following to you? - Privacy (VPRIVAC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21177.0
2) Somewhat important6021.9
3) Not very important20.7
4) Not important at all10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
660) How important is the following to you? - Recognition (VRECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6524.6
2) Somewhat important13350.4
3) Not very important5922.3
4) Not important at all72.7
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
661) How important is the following to you? - Family life (VFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24089.2
2) Somewhat important269.7
3) Not very important31.1
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
662) How important is the following to you? - Humor (VHUMOUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17966.3
2) Somewhat important8631.9
3) Not very important51.9
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
663) How important is the following to you? - Being loved (VLOVED5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important20575.1
2) Somewhat important6022.0
3) Not very important82.9
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
664) How important is the following to you? - Reliability (VRELY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important22181.3
2) Somewhat important5018.4
4) Not important at all10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
665) How important is the following to you? - Kindness (VKIND5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21879.6
2) Somewhat important5520.1
3) Not very important10.4
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
666) How important is the following to you? - Religion (VRELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11642.8
2) Somewhat important7929.2
3) Not very important4717.3
4) Not important at all2910.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
667) How important is the following to you? - Honesty (VHON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important25292.3
2) Somewhat important207.3
3) Not very important10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
668) How important is the following to you? - Creativity (VCREAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important8431.5
2) Somewhat important15256.9
3) Not very important3111.6
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
669) How important is the following to you? - Forgiveness (VFORGIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16160.1
2) Somewhat important9535.4
3) Not very important124.5
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
670) How important is the following to you? - Intelligence (VINTEL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14352.8
2) Somewhat important11642.8
3) Not very important124.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
671) How important is the following to you? - Generosity (VGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14955.4
2) Somewhat important11141.3
3) Not very important93.3
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
672) How important is the following to you? - Cleanliness (VCLEAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important20374.9
2) Somewhat important6524.0
3) Not very important31.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
673) How important is the following to you? - Friendliness (VFDLY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important19371.0
2) Somewhat important7728.3
3) Not very important20.7
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
674) How important is the following to you? - Imagination (VIMAGIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important9435.2
2) Somewhat important14855.4
3) Not very important249.0
4) Not important at all10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
675) How important is the following to you? - Politeness (VPOLIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17665.4
2) Somewhat important8933.1
3) Not very important41.5
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
676) How important is the following to you? - Working hard (VWORK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17264.4
2) Somewhat important8732.6
3) Not very important72.6
4) Not important at all10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
677) How important is the following to you? - Concern for others (VCON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important19070.4
2) Somewhat important7628.1
3) Not very important41.5
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
678) How important is the following to you? - Success in what you do (VSUCCES5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15357.3
2) Somewhat important10639.7
3) Not very important83.0
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
679) How important is the following to you? - Being a Canadian (VCANADA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important20174.2
2) Somewhat important5921.8
3) Not very important83.0
4) Not important at all31.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
680) Do you happen to know - The name of our current prime minister? (PM5)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, correct272100.0
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
681) Do you happen to know - The name of the current U.S. president? (PRES5)
TOTAL%
1) No20.7
2) Yes, correct26798.5
3) Yes, wrong20.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
682) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's first prime minister? (FIRSTPM5)
TOTAL%
1) No2510.2
2) Yes, correct20985.0
3) Yes, wrong124.9
Missing31 
TOTAL246100.0
683) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's capital? (CAPITAL5)
TOTAL%
1) No10.4
2) Yes, correct27199.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
684) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's national anthem? (ANTHEM5)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, correct25897.4
3) Yes, wrong72.6
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
685) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Stanley Cup? (STANLEY5)
TOTAL%
1) No72.6
2) Yes, correct26197.4
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
686) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Super Bowl? (SUPER5)
TOTAL%
1) No114.3
2) Yes, correct24193.4
3) Yes, wrong62.3
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
687) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Grey Cup? (GREY5)
TOTAL%
1) No83.0
2) Yes, correct25095.1
3) Yes, wrong51.9
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
688) Who, in your opinion, is the greatest living Canadian? (GTLIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Gretzky20.8
2) No one comes to mind.17473.4
3) R. Richard10.4
4) Beliveau10.4
6) P. Roy10.4
10) Browning10.4
40) P. Trudeau218.9
42) J. Cretien20.8
46) P. Manning10.4
49) L. Pearson10.4
51) J. Vanier31.3
57) R. Klein31.3
58) J. Clark10.4
63) C. Wells20.8
69) Other politician31.3
71) P. Berton10.4
74) P.G. Zowski10.4
81) T. Fox10.4
82) L. Riel10.4
88) D. Suzuki10.4
99) Other156.3
Missing40 
TOTAL237100.0
689) Who, in your opinion, is the greatest Canadian of all time? (GTEVER5)
TOTAL%
1) Gretzky10.4
2) No one comes to mind.15062.5
3) R. Richard10.4
9) G. Villen10.4
12) M. Lemieux10.4
40) P. Trudeau62.5
41) L. Bouchar10.4
43) J. Diefen93.8
45) John A.135.4
49) L. Pearson135.4
51) J. Vanier10.4
53) T. Douglas10.4
56) Macking10.4
59) T. Douglas31.3
61) W. Laurier10.4
64) Alex Mac10.4
71) P. Berton10.4
73) S. Leacock10.4
80) Banting93.8
81) T. Fox31.3
82) L. Riel10.4
83) A.G. Bell31.3
99) Other187.5
Missing37 
TOTAL240100.0
690) How often does the following concern you? - Loneliness (LONELY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal176.6
2) Quite a bit3614.0
3) Some9637.4
4) Little or none10842.0
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
691) How often does the following concern you? - Lack of recognition for what I do (RECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal114.4
2) Quite a bit3514.0
3) Some10341.2
4) Little or none10140.4
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
692) How often does the following concern you? - Money (MONEY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4015.4
2) Quite a bit6826.2
3) Some10540.4
4) Little or none4718.1
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
693) How often does the following concern you? - Boredom (BOREDOM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal93.5
2) Quite a bit3011.5
3) Some8131.2
4) Little or none14053.8
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
694) How often does the following concern you? - So many things changing (CHANGE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal124.8
2) Quite a bit5321.1
3) Some11345.0
4) Little or none7329.1
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
695) How often does the following concern you? - Health (HEALTH5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5821.8
2) Quite a bit7628.6
3) Some9836.8
4) Little or none3412.8
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
696) How often does the following concern you? - My sexual life (SEXLIFE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal145.9
2) Quite a bit3313.9
3) Some8134.0
4) Little or none11046.2
Missing39 
TOTAL238100.0
697) How often does the following concern you? - Depression (DEPRESS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal93.6
2) Quite a bit239.2
3) Some6626.3
4) Little or none15361.0
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
698) How often does the following concern you? - Wondering about the purpose of life (MPLIFE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal62.4
2) Quite a bit3514.2
3) Some6426.0
4) Little or none14157.3
Missing31 
TOTAL246100.0
699) How often does the following concern you? - Getting older (AGING5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal145.2
2) Quite a bit4717.6
3) Some13048.7
4) Little or none7628.5
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
700) How often does the following concern you? - My marriage (MARRIAG5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal229.7
2) Quite a bit187.9
3) Some6227.3
4) Little or none12555.1
Missing50 
TOTAL227100.0
701) How often does the following concern you? - My looks (LOOKS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal41.6
2) Quite a bit228.8
3) Some9437.6
4) Little or none13052.0
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
702) How often does the following concern you? - Never seem to have enough time (TIME5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal218.4
2) Quite a bit5823.1
3) Some10240.6
4) Little or none7027.9
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
703) How often does the following concern you? - Inferiority feelings (INFERIO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal62.4
2) Quite a bit156.0
3) Some8533.9
4) Little or none14557.8
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
704) How often does the following concern you? - My job (JOB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal116.2
2) Quite a bit2815.7
3) Some4324.2
4) Little or none9653.9
Missing99 
TOTAL178100.0
705) How often does the following concern you? - My children (CHILD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal3414.9
2) Quite a bit6227.2
3) Some8236.0
4) Little or none5021.9
Missing49 
TOTAL228100.0
706) How often does the following concern you? - Dying (DYING5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal62.4
2) Quite a bit218.4
3) Some9738.8
4) Little or none12650.4
Missing27 
TOTAL250100.0
707) How often does the following concern you? - Not being married (NOTMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10.9
2) Quite a bit76.4
3) Some2119.1
4) Little or none8173.6
Missing167 
TOTAL110100.0
708) How often does the following concern you? - Feeling I should be getting more out of life (MORELIF5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal125.2
2) Quite a bit2711.8
3) Some9139.7
4) Little or none9943.2
Missing48 
TOTAL229100.0
709) How often does the following concern you? - The inability to find the relationship I want (RELATE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal42.4
2) Quite a bit169.5
3) Some2011.8
4) Little or none12976.3
Missing108 
TOTAL169100.0
710) When you were a teenager, what kind of response seemed to work best on people your age who misbehaved? (TEENRES5)
TOTAL%
1) Taking away privileges6324.0
2) Being grounded228.4
3) Being ‘given a good talking to'9737.0
4) Physical discipline3613.7
5) Other83.1
9) Varied3613.7
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
711) What do you think is the ideal number of children for a family to have? (IDEALNO5)
TOTAL%
1) 131.1
2) 213249.1
3) 38632.0
4) 44316.0
6) 6 or more31.1
9) Varied20.7
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
712) How often do you have time on your hands that you don't know what to do with? (TIMEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Quite often124.4
2) Now and then9334.1
3) Almost never16861.5
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
713) How many hours of sleep do you average per day? (SLEEPAV5)
TOTAL%
4) 10.4
5) 124.4
6) 4817.6
7) 9635.3
8) 9836.0
9) 134.8
10) 20.7
11) 10.4
12) 10.4
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
714) What time do you usually go to bed? (TIMEBED5)
TOTAL%
1) 10 p.m.5821.3
2) 11 p.m.12847.1
3) Midnight5921.7
4) 1 a.m. or later228.1
5) I sleep days.20.7
9) Varied31.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
715) How would you describe your health? (UHEALTH5)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent4115.0
2) Good16861.3
3) Fair5620.4
4) Poor93.3
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
716) Have you gone to a physician in the past year? (PHYSYR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes23987.2
2) No3512.8
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
717) Have you gone to a dentist in the past year? (DENTYR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19069.9
2) No8230.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
718) Do you believe in the following? - ESP (ESP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely3312.7
2) Yes, I think so.10139.0
3) No, I don't think so.7428.6
4) No, definitely not5019.3
8) Undecided10.4
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
719) Do you believe in the following? - Astrology (ASTROL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely83.1
2) Yes, I think so.4015.7
3) No, I don't think so.11244.1
4) No, definitely not9437.0
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
720) Do you believe in the following? - Heaven (HEAVEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely10940.8
2) Yes, I think so.8331.1
3) No, I don't think so.4918.4
4) No, definitely not269.7
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
721) Do you believe in the following? - Hell (HELL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely7528.7
2) Yes, I think so.6223.8
3) No, I don't think so.8030.7
4) No, definitely not4416.9
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
722) Do you believe in the following? - Angels (ANGELS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely8230.9
2) Yes, I think so.7729.1
3) No, I don't think so.7227.2
4) No, definitely not3412.8
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
723) Do you believe in the following? - Near-death experiences (NDEXPS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely6324.0
2) Yes, I think so.11644.1
3) No, I don't think so.5922.4
4) No, definitely not259.5
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
724) Do you believe in the following? - God (BELGOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely15258.2
2) Yes, I think so.6625.3
3) No, I don't think so.2710.3
4) No, definitely not155.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
725) Do you believe in the following? - That some people have psychic powers (PSYCHIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely2810.6
2) Yes, I think so.11343.0
3) No, I don't think so.8030.4
4) No, definitely not4216.0
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
726) Do you believe in the following? - Life after death (POSTLIF5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely11542.8
2) Yes, I think so.6925.7
3) No, I don't think so.5018.6
4) No, definitely not3513.0
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
727) Do you believe in the following? - That Jesus was the divine son of God (BELJC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely13149.4
2) Yes, I think so.7327.5
3) No, I don't think so.3412.8
4) No, definitely not2710.2
Missing12 
TOTAL265100.0
728) Do you believe in the following? - That we can have contact with the spirit world (SPIRIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely197.4
2) Yes, I think so.6625.7
3) No, I don't think so.10440.5
4) No, definitely not6826.5
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
729) Do you believe in the following? - That miraculous healing sometimes occurs (HEALING5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely7126.7
2) Yes, I think so.12948.5
3) No, I don't think so.3713.9
4) No, definitely not2910.9
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
730) Do you believe in the following? - That you will be reincarnated (REINCAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely259.7
2) Yes, I think so.3112.0
3) No, I don't think so.10339.8
4) No, definitely not10038.6
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
731) Do you believe in the following? - That you have experienced an event before it happened (PRECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely238.8
2) Yes, I think so.6625.4
3) No, I don't think so.9235.4
4) No, definitely not7930.4
Missing17 
TOTAL260100.0
732) Do you believe in the following? - That it's possible to communicate with the dead (TALKDEA5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely31.2
2) Yes, I think so.207.7
3) No, I don't think so.9938.2
4) No, definitely not13652.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
733) Do you believe in the following? - That you have experienced God's presence (EXPERGO5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely4717.9
2) Yes, I think so.6926.3
3) No, I don't think so.8331.7
4) No, definitely not6324.0
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
734) Do you know your astrological sign? (ZODIAC5)
TOTAL%
1) No6323.5
2) Yes, unspecified31.1
3) Aquarius238.6
4) Aries249.0
5) Cancer155.6
6) Capricorn176.3
7) Gemini186.7
8) Leo249.0
9) Libra124.5
10) Pisces176.3
11) Sagittarius155.6
12) Scorpio134.9
13) Taurus145.2
14) Virgo103.7
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
735) Do you have ‘spiritual' needs? (SPNEEDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13452.3
2) No12247.7
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
736) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE ‘SPIRITUAL NEEDS': What do you mean by ‘spirituality'? (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMEAN15)
TOTAL%
1) CBELGOD2824.1
2) CBELJES10.9
3) CBELLAD10.9
5) CBELOTH43.4
6) CPRATT10.9
7) CPRAYER32.6
8) CPRSCRIP10.9
10) CPROTH21.7
11) CEXGOD54.3
12) CEXNOUR10.9
13) CEXRELSH1815.5
20) CKNFAITH10.9
26) CBEHSELF10.9
39) CONVOTH43.4
51) LCOUTBYM32.6
52) LCOUTHSV10.9
54) LCOUTGPOW1412.1
55) LOUTOTH21.7
59) LCPRREFL10.9
61) LCEXPEACE21.7
63) LCEXCONN32.6
67) LCEXGRPOW32.6
69) LCEXOTH10.9
70) LCKNEXPR32.6
71) LCKNINNER54.3
77) LCBEHTOTH10.9
81) LCBEHOTH10.9
89) LCONVOTH21.7
99) ALLOTHER32.6
Missing161 
TOTAL116100.0
737) Summary of spiritual needs - first mention (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMSUM15)
TOTAL%
1) CONBELIEF3429.3
2) CONPRACT76.0
3) CONEXPER2420.7
4) CONKNOW10.9
5) CONBEHAV10.9
6) CONOTHER43.4
7) LCOUTLOOK2017.2
8) LCPRACT10.9
9) LCEXPER97.8
10) LCKNOW86.9
11) LCBEHAV21.7
12) LCOTHER21.7
99) Other32.6
Missing161 
TOTAL116100.0
738) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE ‘SPIRITUAL NEEDS': What do you mean by ‘spirituality'? (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMEAN25)
TOTAL%
1) CBELGOD24.1
2) CBELJES36.1
3) CBELLAD510.2
5) CBELOTH24.1
6) CPRATT12.0
7) CPRAYER24.1
8) CPRSCRIP12.0
9) CPREFLECT12.0
11) CEXGOD36.1
12) CEXNOUR12.0
13) CEXRELSH12.0
14) CEXPEACE12.0
19) CEXPEROTH12.0
22) CKNEXTER12.0
26) CBEHSELF48.2
27) CBEHTOTH36.1
31) CBEHOTH12.0
51) LCOUTBYM24.1
54) LCOUTGPOW36.1
57) LCPRMED12.0
61) LCEXPEACE12.0
63) LCEXCONN36.1
71) LCKNINNER36.1
72) LCKNEXTER12.0
75) LCKNOTH12.0
77) LCBEHTOTH12.0
Missing228 
TOTAL49100.0
739) Summary of spiritual needs - second mention (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPSUM25)
TOTAL%
1) CONBELIEF1224.5
2) CONPRACT510.2
3) CONEXPER714.3
4) CONKNOW12.0
5) CONBEHAV816.3
7) LCOUTLOOK510.2
8) LCPRACT12.0
9) LCEXPER48.2
10) LCKNOW510.2
11) LCBEHAV12.0
Missing228 
TOTAL49100.0
740) What best describes your relationship to the ‘New Age' movement? (NEWAGE5)
TOTAL%
1) I'm not familiar with New Age thought.19471.9
2) I'm familiar with New Age thought but not personally interested.6122.6
3) I'm familiar with New Age thought and somewhat interested.134.8
9) Varied20.7
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
741) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN ‘NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age activities? (NAACTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes538.5
2) No861.5
Missing264 
TOTAL13100.0
742) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN ‘NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age groups? (NAGPS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes433.3
2) No866.7
Missing265 
TOTAL12100.0
743) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN ‘NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age networks? (NANETS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes110.0
2) No990.0
Missing267 
TOTAL10100.0
744) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND5)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week207.4
2) Every week7025.7
3) Nearly every week228.1
4) 2-3 times a month145.1
5) About once a month62.2
6) Several times a year5118.8
7) About once a year3111.4
8) Less than once a year2910.7
9) Never2910.7
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
745) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ARE MARRIED OR LIVING WITH SOMEONE: How often does your spouse attend services: as often as you do, more often than you do or less often than you do? (SPATTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) As often as I do13661.8
2) More often than I do4721.4
3) Less often than I do3716.8
Missing57 
TOTAL220100.0
746) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT HAVE SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN: How frequently do your children attend Sunday school classes which aren't part of their regular school days? (CHATTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Regularly1324.1
2) Often611.1
3) Sometimes1425.9
4) Never2138.9
Missing223 
TOTAL54100.0
747) Do you participate in any home study groups? (STUDYGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2610.2
2) No23089.8
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
748) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Anglican (COMFANG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable9144.2
2) Fairly comfortable9546.1
3) Not very comfortable62.9
4) Not at all comfortable41.9
5) Don't know enough to say104.9
Missing71 
TOTAL206100.0
749) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Baptist (COMFBAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable6734.2
2) Fairly comfortable9146.4
3) Not very comfortable147.1
4) Not at all comfortable63.1
5) Don't know enough to say189.2
Missing81 
TOTAL196100.0
750) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Hindu (COMFHIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable147.4
2) Fairly comfortable2211.7
3) Not very comfortable4322.9
4) Not at all comfortable4322.9
5) Don't know enough to say6635.1
Missing89 
TOTAL188100.0
751) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Islam (COMFISL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable115.9
2) Fairly comfortable2111.2
3) Not very comfortable3920.9
4) Not at all comfortable4825.7
5) Don't know enough to say6836.4
Missing90 
TOTAL187100.0
752) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Jehovah's Witnesses (COMFJW5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable137.0
2) Fairly comfortable158.0
3) Not very comfortable4121.9
4) Not at all comfortable7540.1
5) Don't know enough to say4323.0
Missing90 
TOTAL187100.0
753) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Jewish (COMFJEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable2111.2
2) Fairly comfortable4725.0
3) Not very comfortable3820.2
4) Not at all comfortable2613.8
5) Don't know enough to say5629.8
Missing89 
TOTAL188100.0
754) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Lutheran (COMFLUT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable4824.9
2) Fairly comfortable9147.2
3) Not very comfortable136.7
4) Not at all comfortable52.6
5) Don't know enough to say3618.7
Missing84 
TOTAL193100.0
755) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Mormon (COMFMOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable2111.2
2) Fairly comfortable4725.0
3) Not very comfortable3619.1
4) Not at all comfortable3418.1
5) Don't know enough to say5026.6
Missing89 
TOTAL188100.0
756) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Native spirituality (COMFNAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable168.5
2) Fairly comfortable4021.3
3) Not very comfortable3418.1
4) Not at all comfortable2312.2
5) Don't know enough to say7539.9
Missing89 
TOTAL188100.0
757) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - New Age (COMFNA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable74.0
2) Fairly comfortable105.6
3) Not very comfortable2413.6
4) Not at all comfortable3821.5
5) Don't know enough to say9855.4
Missing100 
TOTAL177100.0
758) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Pentecostal (COMFPEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable2010.9
2) Fairly comfortable4926.6
3) Not very comfortable4423.9
4) Not at all comfortable3016.3
5) Don't know enough to say4122.3
Missing93 
TOTAL184100.0
759) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Roman Catholic (COMFRC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable8039.8
2) Fairly comfortable7838.8
3) Not very comfortable2713.4
4) Not at all comfortable52.5
5) Don't know enough to say115.5
Missing76 
TOTAL201100.0
760) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - United Church (COMFUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable10451.7
2) Fairly comfortable6934.3
3) Not very comfortable84.0
4) Not at all comfortable52.5
5) Don't know enough to say157.5
Missing76 
TOTAL201100.0
761) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES SOMETIMES: If invited, how comfortable do you think you would feel in a worship service held by the following faith? - Unitarian (COMFUNI5)
TOTAL%
1) Very comfortable2614.1
2) Fairly comfortable3921.1
3) Not very comfortable3016.2
4) Not at all comfortable147.6
5) Don't know enough to say7641.1
Missing92 
TOTAL185100.0
762) Do you happen to know who denied Jesus three times? (KNOWDEN5)
TOTAL%
1) No5421.5
2) Yes, correct15862.9
3) Yes, wrong3915.5
Missing26 
TOTAL251100.0
763) Do you happen to know the first book in the Old Testament? (KNOWGEN5)
TOTAL%
1) No6426.4
2) Yes, correct17170.7
3) Yes, wrong72.9
Missing35 
TOTAL242100.0
764) Do you happen to know the last book in the New Testament? (KNOWREV5)
TOTAL%
1) No7834.5
2) Yes, correct12153.5
3) Yes, wrong2711.9
Missing51 
TOTAL226100.0
765) Has the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A birth-related ceremony (PBAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes224100.0
Missing53 
TOTAL224100.0
766) Will the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A wedding ceremony (PWED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes223100.0
Missing54 
TOTAL223100.0
767) Will the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A funeral (PFUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes154100.0
Missing123 
TOTAL154100.0
768) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A birth-related ceremony (FBAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes41100.0
Missing236 
TOTAL41100.0
769) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A wedding ceremony (FWED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50100.0
Missing227 
TOTAL50100.0
770) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A funeral (FFUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes170100.0
Missing107 
TOTAL170100.0
771) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT DON'T 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's to these groups that they will turn when confronted with marriage, death and, frequently, birth. How well would you say this observation describes you? (ROLEREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very accurately9350.5
2) Somewhat accurately5731.0
3) Not very accurately168.7
4) Not accurately at all189.8
Missing93 
TOTAL184100.0
772) Where are you presently living? (RESNOW5)
TOTAL%
1) On a farm93.3
2) Rural non-farm area197.0
3) In a town/city of under 30,000 people5419.9
4) In a city of 30,000-100,0005520.3
5) In a city of 100,000-400,0006122.5
6) In a city of over 400,0007226.6
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
773) How many times have you changed residences in the past 10 years? (MOVED15)
TOTAL%
0) 021077.5
1) 14115.1
2) 2145.2
3) 3 or more62.2
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
774) Do you speak English, French, or both? (LANG5)
TOTAL%
1) English23385.3
2) French114.0
3) English and French2910.6
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
775) Are you (GENDER5)
TOTAL%
1) Female8330.0
2) Male19470.0
TOTAL277100.0
776) In what year were you born? (YRBORN5)
TOTAL%
8) 10.4
9) 10.4
10) 10.4
12) 10.4
13) 31.1
14) 31.1
15) 62.2
16) 51.9
17) 83.0
18) 51.9
19) 83.0
20) 93.3
21) 72.6
22) 114.1
23) 31.1
24) 41.5
25) 72.6
26) 114.1
27) 51.9
28) 51.9
29) 103.7
30) 51.9
31) 103.7
32) 72.6
33) 62.2
34) 134.8
35) 31.1
36) 93.3
37) 20.7
38) 51.9
39) 51.9
40) 72.6
41) 93.3
42) 103.7
43) 72.6
44) 62.2
45) 31.1
46) 31.1
47) 51.9
48) 124.5
49) 62.2
50) 72.6
51) 41.5
52) 10.4
53) 51.9
54) 10.4
55) 10.4
56) 10.4
60) 10.4
63) 10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
777) What is your cultural heritage? (NATGP15)
TOTAL%
1) Canada62.2
2) Canada - French10.4
4) England14252.8
5) France269.7
6) Ireland165.9
8) Scotland186.7
9) Wales20.7
11) Australia10.4
12) Austria20.7
13) Belgium10.4
15) China20.7
16) Czechoslovakia10.4
19) Finland10.4
20) Germany176.3
21) Greece10.4
25) India20.7
28) Italy31.1
30) Japan10.4
34) Netherlands41.5
38) Poland41.5
40) Romania31.1
41) Russia20.7
45) Switzerland10.4
47) Ukraine83.0
50) Yugoslavia20.7
60) European - general10.4
72) Africa10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
778) What is your cultural heritage? (NATGP25)
TOTAL%
1) Canada12.8
4) England513.9
5) France25.6
6) Ireland616.7
8) Scotland925.0
9) Wales25.6
17) Denmark12.8
20) Germany822.2
23) Hungary12.8
36) Norway12.8
Missing241 
TOTAL36100.0
779) Are you (RACE5)
TOTAL%
1) White26698.2
4) Asian31.1
5) East Indian or Pakistani20.7
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
780) What is your current marital status? (MARITAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Married21378.3
2) Cohabiting82.9
3) Separated41.5
4) Divorced62.2
5) Widowed238.5
6) Never married186.6
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
781) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes228.3
2) No24491.7
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
782) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would it be? (CLASS5)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class41.5
2) Working class8130.3
3) Middle class18067.4
4) Upper class20.7
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
783) With respect to provincial political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as (PARTPRO5)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative8031.5
2) Liberal8935.0
3) NDP3212.6
4) Parti Quebecois52.0
5) Other103.9
6) Reform93.5
7) None155.9
8) Undecided10.4
9) Varied135.1
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
784) What is the highest level of formal education you have completed? (EDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Grade school2910.7
2) High school9033.2
3) Technical/business/community college5921.8
4) Undergraduate university3914.4
5) Graduate degree/professional school4516.6
6) Doctorate93.3
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
785) Education area (UNIAREA5)
TOTAL%
1) Commerce1012.2
2) Education2328.0
3) Engineer1113.4
5) Humanities44.9
7) Medical - Nursing11.2
8) Physical education1012.2
9) Physical science11.2
10) Religion1720.7
12) Social services56.1
Missing195 
TOTAL82100.0
786) Was any of your education in church or parochial schools? (PAROCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6625.2
2) No19674.8
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
787) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WITH EDUCATION IN CHURCH OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS: What portion of your parochial education was in grade school? (PARGS5)
TOTAL%
1) All4688.5
2) Part59.6
3) None11.9
Missing225 
TOTAL52100.0
788) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WITH EDUCATION IN CHURCH OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS: What portion of your parochial education was in high school? (PARHS5)
TOTAL%
1) All2660.5
2) Part716.3
3) None1023.3
Missing234 
TOTAL43100.0
789) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WITH EDUCATION IN CHURCH OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS: What portion of your parochial education was in university? (PARUNIV5)
TOTAL%
1) All210.5
2) Part526.3
3) None1263.2
Missing258 
TOTAL19100.0
790) What is your current job status? (WRKSTAT5)
TOTAL%
0) Self-employed62.2
1) Employed full-time9434.7
2) Employed, but not at work because of illness, lay-off or strike10.4
3) Not employed outside the home62.2
4) Retired14854.6
5) In school, not employed10.4
6) In school, employed part-time10.4
7) Employed part-time, not in school114.1
8) Unemployed20.7
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
791) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED: What kind of work do you normally do? (See summary documentation for explanation of occupation codes.) (TYPE5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2771981.8482909
792) With respect to your political views (not party), how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal62.3
2) Liberal5420.8
3) Moderate, middle of the road13552.1
4) Conservative4718.1
5) Extremely conservative124.6
8) Undecided20.8
9) Varied31.2
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
793) With respect to federal political preference, what do you usually think of yourself as? (PARTFED5)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative5320.7
2) Liberal10139.5
3) NDP239.0
4) Reform4517.6
5) Bloc Quebecois72.7
6) Other62.3
7) None114.3
8) Undecided20.8
9) Varied83.1
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
794) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED OR LIVING WITH SOMEONE: At present time, what it your spouse/partner's job status? (SPWKSTA5)
TOTAL%
0) Self-employed20.9
1) Employed full-time6629.1
2) Employed, but not at work because of illness, layoff or strike41.8
3) Not employed outside the home3113.7
4) Retired9341.0
5) In school, not employed10.4
6) In school, employed part-time20.9
7) Employed part-time, not in school2310.1
8) Unemployed52.2
Missing50 
TOTAL227100.0
795) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED: What kind of work do you normally do? (See summary documentation for explanation of occupation codes.) (SPTYPE5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2771473.5272369
796) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED OR LIVING WITH SOMEONE: Which of the following best describes the arrangement between you and your spouse/partner for doing things like cooking, cleaning and laundry? (DIVLAB5)
TOTAL%
1) She does all the cooking, cleaning and laundry.3716.8
2) She does most of it.10246.4
3) Both share the work.7232.7
4) He does most of it.73.2
5) He does all the cooking, cleaning and laundry.20.9
Missing57 
TOTAL220100.0
797) How many children do you have? (CHILDRE5)
TOTAL%
0) 0207.9
1) 12610.2
2) 29035.4
3) 36224.4
4) 43413.4
5) 5124.7
6) 6 or more103.9
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
798) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - Preschool (CHPRE5)
TOTAL%
1) 1100.0
Missing276 
TOTAL1100.0
799) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 6-12 years old (CH6125)
TOTAL%
1) 981.8
2) 218.2
Missing266 
TOTAL11100.0
800) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 13-19 years old (CH13195)
TOTAL%
1) 2562.5
2) 1435.0
4) 12.5
Missing237 
TOTAL40100.0
801) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 20 years or older (CH2PLU5)
TOTAL%
1) 3014.4
2) 7435.4
3) 5526.3
4) 3114.8
5) 94.3
6) 52.4
7) 31.4
9) 21.0
Missing68 
TOTAL209100.0
802) When you were 16 years old, what was the status of your natural parents? (PARMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Married to each other23790.1
2) Divorced or separated145.3
3) Other62.3
4) Both deceased10.4
5) Not married10.4
6) Remarried10.4
9) Varied31.1
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
803) What is your religious preference? (RELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant17865.9
2) Roman Catholic7527.8
3) Other faith20.7
4) None103.7
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic10.4
8) Islam10.4
9) Jewish31.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
804) What is the religious preference of your partner/spouse? (SPRELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant14764.2
2) Roman Catholic7131.0
3) Other faith10.4
4) None73.1
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic10.4
8) Islam10.4
9) Jewish10.4
Missing48 
TOTAL229100.0
805) What is the religious preference of your mother? (MARELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant14565.6
2) Roman Catholic6629.9
3) Other faith41.8
4) None20.9
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic10.5
8) Islam10.5
9) Jewish20.9
Missing56 
TOTAL221100.0
806) What is the religious preference of your father? (PARELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant14266.0
2) Roman Catholic5726.5
3) Other faith31.4
4) None94.2
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic10.5
8) Islam10.5
9) Jewish20.9
Missing62 
TOTAL215100.0
807) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination are you? (DENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican4827.0
2) Baptist147.9
3) Lutheran105.6
4) Presbyterian158.4
5) United Church6737.6
12) Brethren21.1
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.6
15) Christian Reformed10.6
18) Evangelical10.6
19) Evangelical Free10.6
21) Greek Orthodox21.1
22) Jehovah's Witness10.6
23) Mennonite21.1
24) Mormon42.2
27) Pentecostal31.7
29) Salvation Army21.1
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.6
35) Mixed Protestant31.7
Missing99 
TOTAL178100.0
808) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your spouse/partner? (SPDENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican4531.7
2) Baptist139.2
3) Lutheran42.8
4) Presbyterian74.9
5) United Church5840.8
12) Brethren10.7
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.7
15) Christian Reformed10.7
19) Evangelical Free10.7
21) Greek Orthodox10.7
23) Mennonite32.1
24) Mormon32.1
27) Pentecostal32.1
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.7
Missing135 
TOTAL142100.0
809) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your mother? (MADENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican3526.9
2) Baptist118.5
3) Lutheran118.5
4) Presbyterian129.2
5) United Church4333.1
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.8
15) Christian Reformed10.8
21) Greek Orthodox43.1
23) Mennonite32.3
24) Mormon21.5
27) Pentecostal21.5
29) Salvation Army10.8
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.8
35) Mixed Protestant10.8
36) Christadelphian10.8
99) Other10.8
Missing147 
TOTAL130100.0
810) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your father? (PADENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican2621.5
2) Baptist97.4
3) Lutheran97.4
4) Presbyterian129.9
5) United Church4638.0
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.8
15) Christian Reformed10.8
21) Greek Orthodox43.3
23) Mennonite32.5
24) Mormon10.8
27) Pentecostal21.7
29) Salvation Army10.8
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.8
35) Mixed Protestant10.8
37) Congregational10.8
38) Quaker10.8
99) Other21.7
Missing156 
TOTAL121100.0
811) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Is the group you identify with important to you? (IDNB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15667.8
2) No7432.2
Missing47 
TOTAL230100.0
812) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Would you describe yourself as ‘deeply committed?' (IDCOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10245.3
2) No12354.7
Missing52 
TOTAL225100.0
813) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Did you pretty much grow up in this tradition? (IDYG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19383.5
2) No3816.5
Missing46 
TOTAL231100.0
814) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Do you know very much about your traditions? (IDKNOW5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16875.0
2) No5524.6
9) Varied10.4
Missing53 
TOTAL224100.0
815) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Are you very involved right now? (IDINV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8035.6
2) No14564.4
Missing52 
TOTAL225100.0
816) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Would you consider being more involved if you found it to be worthwhile for you or your family? (IDPESS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12358.9
2) No8641.1
Missing68 
TOTAL209100.0
817) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - You (YGATTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week2810.9
2) Every week11745.7
3) Nearly every week4417.2
4) 2-3 times a month176.6
5) About once a month135.1
6) Several times a year218.2
7) About once a year62.3
8) Less than once a year83.1
9) Never20.8
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
818) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - Your mother (MAATTEN5)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable31.2
1) Several times a week2811.1
2) Every week8634.0
3) Nearly every week3915.4
4) 2-3 times a month187.1
5) About once a month135.1
6) Several times a year3313.0
7) About once a year145.5
8) Less than once a year93.6
9) Never104.0
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
819) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - Your father (PAATEN5)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable41.6
1) Several times a week145.6
2) Every week7730.9
3) Nearly every week2811.2
4) 2-3 times a month104.0
5) About once a month135.2
6) Several times a year3413.7
7) About once a year156.0
8) Less than once a year228.8
9) Never3212.9
Missing28 
TOTAL249100.0
820) Do you see yourself as an ‘evangelical'? (EVANG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3111.8
2) No20176.7
3) I don't know what that means.3011.5
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
821) During the last few years, how would you say your financial situation has been getting better, getting worse or staying about the same? (FINALTE5)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better4516.3
2) Getting worse8430.4
3) Staying about the same14753.3
Missing1 
TOTAL276100.0
822) As far as you and your family are concerned, would you say that you are pretty well satisfied, more or less satisfied, not very satisfied or not satisfied at all with your present financial situation? (SATFIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Pretty well satisfied7828.5
2) More or less satisfied14151.5
3) Not very satisfied4717.2
4) Not satisfied at all82.9
Missing3 
TOTAL274100.0
823) Which of the following figures comes closest to your total family income, before taxes, in 1994? (INCOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,00062.3
2) $10,000-$19,999249.3
3) $20,000-$29,9993112.1
4) $30,000-$39,9993915.2
5) $40,000-$49,9993714.4
6) $50,000-$59,9993814.8
7) $60,000-$69,9993212.5
8) $70,000-$100,0003212.5
9) Over $100,000187.0
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
824) How does your family income compare with Canadian families in general: far above average, above average, average, below average or far below average? (COMPINC5)
TOTAL%
1) Far above average103.7
2) Above average8230.0
3) Average12144.3
4) Below average5118.7
5) Far below average82.9
9) Varied10.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
825) Do you consider the amount of federal income tax you have to pay as being high, low or about right? (FEDTAX5)
TOTAL%
1) About right6022.5
2) Too high20677.2
3) Too low10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
826) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Risk-takers (CRISK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well51.9
2) Fairly well7328.2
3) Not very well16362.9
4) Not well at all186.9
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
827) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Generous (CGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well5119.5
2) Fairly well18369.8
3) Not very well269.9
4) Not well at all20.8
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
828) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Confident (CCONFID5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well176.6
2) Fairly well15660.2
3) Not very well7930.5
4) Not well at all72.7
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
829) How well does the following describe Canadians? - World's best at what they do (CBEST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well259.7
2) Fairly well13853.7
3) Not very well7830.4
4) Not well at all155.8
9) Varied10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
830) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Patriotic (CPAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well3914.9
2) Fairly well11242.7
3) Not very well8331.7
4) Not well at all2710.3
9) Varied10.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
831) If you could live in any province, where would you live? (IFPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) British Columbia7629.3
2) Alberta2810.8
3) Saskatchewan176.6
4) Manitoba103.9
5) Ontario2911.2
6) Quebec218.1
7) New Brunswick135.0
8) Nova Scotia3312.7
9) Prince Edward Island207.7
10) Newfoundland124.6
Missing18 
TOTAL259100.0
832) If you could live in any city, where would you live? (IFCITY5)
TOTAL%
1) St. John's72.9
3) Charlotte135.3
5) Halifax176.9
8) Saint John72.9
10) Fredton20.8
11) Montreal52.0
12) Quebec City31.2
16) Toronto104.1
17) Ottawa41.6
18) London10.4
21) Winnipeg62.4
22) Brandon10.4
24) Regina83.3
25) Saskatoon20.8
26) Calgary31.2
27) Edmonton197.8
31) Vancouver3112.7
32) Victoria3112.7
33) Kelowna41.6
70) London, England10.4
72) Paris10.4
94) Province - country5622.9
96) Rural93.7
98) Don't know41.6
Missing32 
TOTAL245100.0
833) If you could live in any country, where would you live? (IFCOUNT5)
TOTAL%
1) Canada22488.2
2) United States124.7
3) Australia41.6
4) Quebec (if independent)20.8
5) China20.8
33) Spain10.4
35) Switzerland52.0
41) Asia (general)10.4
48) Hawaii20.8
49) Quebec10.4
Missing23 
TOTAL254100.0
834) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The general pace of life (CHPACE5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase16360.1
2) A decrease4014.8
3) No change6825.1
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
835) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Demands on your time (CHDEM5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase14553.7
2) A decrease4115.2
3) No change8431.1
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
836) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The time you have to do the things you want (CHTIME5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase5721.3
2) A decrease11342.2
3) No change9836.6
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
837) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The extra money you have on hand (QCHEXTR5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase4717.6
2) A decrease14253.2
3) No change7829.2
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
838) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The friendliness of strangers (CHFDLY5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase207.4
2) A decrease7126.2
3) No change17966.1
9) Varied10.4
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
839) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The helpfulness of strangers (CHHELP5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase207.5
2) A decrease6323.6
3) No change18368.5
9) Varied10.4
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
840) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The cautiousness you have to show to strangers (CHCAUT5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase11142.4
2) A decrease3212.2
3) No change11945.4
Missing15 
TOTAL262100.0
841) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The amount of crime in Canada (CHCRIME5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase24289.6
2) A decrease41.5
3) No change248.9
Missing7 
TOTAL270100.0
842) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The number of organizations you belong to (CHORGS5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase2810.5
2) A decrease6624.7
3) No change17364.8
Missing10 
TOTAL267100.0
843) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - How often you attend religious services (CHATT5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase217.8
2) A decrease3814.2
3) No change20978.0
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
844) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The time you spend watching TV (CHTV5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase5319.6
2) A decrease5620.7
3) No change16259.8
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
845) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your interest in spirituality (CHSPIR5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase5520.8
2) A decrease186.8
3) No change19172.3
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
846) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your enjoyment of marriage (CHMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase7132.0
2) A decrease146.3
3) No change13761.7
Missing55 
TOTAL222100.0
847) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your general happiness (CHHAP5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase7025.8
2) A decrease3412.5
3) No change16761.6
Missing6 
TOTAL271100.0
848) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your enthusiasm for life (CHENTHU5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase6925.4
2) A decrease3312.1
3) No change17062.5
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
849) At what age do you plan to retire? (AGERET5)
TOTAL%
1) Under 656022.0
2) At 65176.2
3) After 65114.0
4) Have no plans259.2
5) Don't intend to retire176.2
6) I am already retired.14352.4
Missing4 
TOTAL273100.0
850) How are things for you these days: very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPPY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy5620.6
2) Pretty happy20274.3
3) Not too happy145.1
Missing5 
TOTAL272100.0
851) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How would you describe your marriage: very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy9644.0
2) Pretty happy11452.3
3) Not too happy83.7
Missing59 
TOTAL218100.0
852) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The province you live in (FUTPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power11643.3
2) Lose power6624.6
3) Same8632.1
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
853) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The traditional family (FUTFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power4617.2
2) Lose power16160.1
3) Same6122.8
Missing9 
TOTAL268100.0
854) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Education (FUTEDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power11643.6
2) Lose power7427.8
3) Same7628.6
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
855) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The Arab countries (FUTARAB5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power7529.1
2) Lose power7830.2
3) Same10440.3
8) Undecided10.4
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
856) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Science (FUTSCI5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power20778.7
2) Lose power186.8
3) Same3814.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
857) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The United States (FUTUS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power7528.5
2) Lose power8733.1
3) Same10138.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
858) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Women (FUTWOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power17766.5
2) Lose power145.3
3) Same7528.2
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
859) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Religion (FUTREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power3914.8
2) Lose power10238.8
3) Same12146.0
9) Varied10.4
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
860) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Europe (FUTEUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power6625.7
2) Lose power5722.2
3) Same13351.8
8) Undecided10.4
Missing20 
TOTAL257100.0
861) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Canadian Natives (FUTNATS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power13250.2
2) Lose power4115.6
3) Same9034.2
Missing14 
TOTAL263100.0
862) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Men (FUTMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power218.1
2) Lose power7930.6
3) Same15861.2
Missing19 
TOTAL258100.0
863) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - French Canadians (FUTFREN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power4818.2
2) Lose power9837.1
3) Same11844.7
Missing13 
TOTAL264100.0
864) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Russia (FUTRUS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power2810.9
2) Lose power15460.2
3) Same7328.5
8) Undecided10.4
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
865) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Atheism (FUTATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power5019.8
2) Lose power5622.1
3) Same14758.1
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
866) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The United Nation's (FUTUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power6625.8
2) Lose power8934.8
3) Same10139.5
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
867) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Traditional morality (FUTMOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power4517.6
2) Lose power14155.1
3) Same7027.3
Missing21 
TOTAL256100.0
868) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Israel (FUTIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power5019.8
2) Lose power5019.8
3) Same15260.1
8) Undecided10.4
Missing24 
TOTAL253100.0
869) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Canada (FUTCAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power10038.3
2) Lose power3714.2
3) Same12447.5
Missing16 
TOTAL261100.0
870) What do you think that Quebec will do? (FUTQUE5)
TOTAL%
1) Remain in Canada22885.7
2) Separate from Canada155.6
3) Establish a sovereignty association with Canada238.6
Missing11 
TOTAL266100.0
871) Language version of survey (LANGV5)
TOTAL%
1) English25491.7
2) French238.3
TOTAL277100.0
872) Date of completed survey (DATEIN5)
TOTAL%
1) April 15-3011842.6
2) May 1-155921.3
3) May 16-315720.6
4) June 1-1572.5
5) June 16-30238.3
6) July 1-1582.9
7) July 16-3141.4
9) After August 1510.4
TOTAL277100.0
873) Age of respondent (AGE5)
TOTAL%
32) 10.4
35) 10.4
39) 10.4
40) 10.4
41) 10.4
42) 51.9
43) 10.4
44) 41.5
45) 72.6
46) 62.2
47) 124.5
48) 51.9
49) 31.1
50) 31.1
51) 62.2
52) 72.6
53) 103.7
54) 93.3
55) 72.6
56) 51.9
57) 51.9
58) 20.7
59) 93.3
60) 31.1
61) 134.8
62) 62.2
63) 72.6
64) 103.7
65) 51.9
66) 103.7
67) 51.9
68) 51.9
69) 114.1
70) 72.6
71) 41.5
72) 31.1
73) 114.1
74) 72.6
75) 93.3
76) 83.0
77) 51.9
78) 83.0
79) 51.9
80) 62.2
81) 31.1
82) 31.1
83) 10.4
85) 10.4
86) 10.4
87) 10.4
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0
874) Age group categories (AGEGR5)
TOTAL%
1) 18-3410.4
2) 35-548230.5
3) 55 and older18669.1
Missing8 
TOTAL269100.0