Project Canada 1985-95 Panel Study

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Respondent's ID number: (ID3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4363579.3812782
2) Size of respondent's area: (CATEGOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Metropolitan area24656.4
2) Small city6114.0
3) Small town12929.6
TOTAL436100.0
3) Respondent's province: (PROVINC3)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland296.7
1) British Columbia4811.0
2) Alberta4610.6
3) Saskatchewan419.4
4) Manitoba266.0
5) Ontario10624.3
6) Quebec5211.9
7) New Brunswick255.7
8) Nova Scotia398.9
9) Prince Edward Island245.5
TOTAL436100.0
4) Area of respondent (category labels unavailable) (AREA3)
TOTAL%
1) 21148.4
2) 4410.1
3) 204.6
4) 163.7
5) 153.4
6) 173.9
7) 163.7
8) 102.3
9) 81.8
10) 40.9
11) 10.2
12) 61.4
13) 173.9
14) 51.1
15) 30.7
16) 30.7
17) 20.5
19) 51.1
20) 51.1
21) 92.1
23) 40.9
25) 40.9
26) 10.2
99) 102.3
TOTAL436100.0
5) Name of respondent's community (Value labels included in summary documentation.) (AREANAM3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL436511.92261
6) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Constitutional agreement (CONSTIT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious378.9
2) Fairly serious15336.9
3) Not very serious19045.8
4) Not serious at all358.4
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
7) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unemployment (UNEMPLO3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious33075.7
2) Fairly serious9922.7
3) Not very serious40.9
4) Not serious at all10.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
TOTAL436100.0
8) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of Canadian unity (UNITY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7918.6
2) Fairly serious15135.6
3) Not very serious16338.4
4) Not serious at all296.8
8) Undecided20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
9) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Pollution (POLLUTE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious20146.4
2) Fairly serious19444.8
3) Not very serious337.6
4) Not serious at all30.7
8) Undecided20.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
10) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Threat of nuclear war (NUCWAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10825.1
2) Fairly serious15135.1
3) Not very serious13230.7
4) Not serious at all388.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
11) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - French-English relations (FRENENG3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4310.1
2) Fairly serious13932.6
3) Not very serious19846.5
4) Not serious at all4610.8
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
12) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unequal treatment of women (WOMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5011.7
2) Fairly serious15636.6
3) Not very serious17841.8
4) Not serious at all429.9
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
13) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The economy (ECONOMY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious25158.2
2) Fairly serious14834.3
3) Not very serious286.5
4) Not serious at all10.2
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
14) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Racial discrimination (RACIAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious358.1
2) Fairly serious14233.0
3) Not very serious20547.7
4) Not serious at all4710.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
15) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Divorce (DIVPROB3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious8820.4
2) Fairly serious16037.1
3) Not very serious13932.3
4) Not serious at all4310.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
16) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - American influence (AMINFLU3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6014.1
2) Fairly serious13631.9
3) Not very serious16137.7
4) Not serious at all6815.9
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
17) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Crime (CRIM3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious19244.4
2) Fairly serious19444.9
3) Not very serious4410.2
4) Not serious at all20.5
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
18) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Poverty (POVERTY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13230.4
2) Fairly serious20847.9
3) Not very serious8319.1
4) Not serious at all112.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
19) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Energy (ENERGY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5312.5
2) Fairly serious13832.5
3) Not very serious19746.4
4) Not serious at all358.2
8) Undecided20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
20) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Protestant-Catholic relations (PROTCAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious81.9
2) Fairly serious368.4
3) Not very serious18442.9
4) Not serious at all19846.2
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
21) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Drugs (DRUGS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious20246.5
2) Fairly serious19544.9
3) Not very serious347.8
4) Not serious at all20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
22) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Child abuse (CHABUSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17039.2
2) Fairly serious19544.9
3) Not very serious6715.4
8) Undecided20.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
23) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17039.4
2) Fairly serious20447.2
3) Not very serious5713.2
4) Not serious at all10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
24) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13731.7
2) Fairly serious21850.5
3) Not very serious7517.4
4) Not serious at all10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
25) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual assault (SEXUAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13230.6
2) Fairly serious22051.0
3) Not very serious7617.6
4) Not serious at all30.7
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
26) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Suicide (SUICIDE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious8018.6
2) Fairly serious19545.5
3) Not very serious12629.4
4) Not serious at all286.5
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
27) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Wife-beating (WIFEBEA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9421.9
2) Fairly serious20046.5
3) Not very serious12128.1
4) Not serious at all153.5
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
28) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Prostitution (PROSTIT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5914.1
2) Fairly serious8620.5
3) Not very serious18644.4
4) Not serious at all8821.0
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
29) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - (PROBS851)
TOTAL%
1) Education25.9
2) Elderly38.8
5) Immigration12.9
6) Legal411.8
7) Morality617.6
8) Politics617.6
10) Unions12.9
21) Abortion25.9
99) Other926.5
Missing402 
TOTAL34100.0
30) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - (PROBS852)
TOTAL%
1) Education112.5
3) Environment112.5
7) Morality112.5
8) Politics337.5
99) Other225.0
Missing428 
TOTAL8100.0
31) What, in your opinion, is the nation's number one problem? (NO1PROB3)
TOTAL%
1) Constitution20.5
2) Unemployment19649.6
3) Unity82.0
4) Pollution102.5
5) Nuclear War30.8
6) French-English relations61.5
7) Unequal treatment of women10.3
8) Economy9423.8
9) Racial discrimination10.3
10) Divorce10.3
11) American influence30.8
12) Crime92.3
13) Poverty10.3
16) Drugs20.5
17) Child abuse20.5
18) Alcoholism30.8
19) Juvenile delinquency20.5
20) Sexual assault10.3
24) Welfare abuse20.5
25) Unions20.5
26) Politicians143.5
27) Morality133.3
99) Others194.8
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
32) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Newspapers? (CONNEW3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal143.2
2) Quite a bit11927.5
3) Some22351.5
4) Little or none7717.8
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
33) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Television? (CONTV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal163.7
2) Quite a bit13330.8
3) Some21950.7
4) Little or none6314.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
34) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The schools? (CONSCHO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4911.3
2) Quite a bit19845.8
3) Some15736.3
4) Little or none255.8
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
35) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The police? (CONPOL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal11326.2
2) Quite a bit22852.8
3) Some8018.5
4) Little or none102.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
36) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The court system? (CONCOUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5512.8
2) Quite a bit16237.7
3) Some14634.0
4) Little or none6615.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
37) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The church? (CONCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8219.0
2) Quite a bit16438.1
3) Some13531.3
4) Little or none5011.6
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
38) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Labor unions? (CONUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal102.3
2) Quite a bit6214.4
3) Some18242.2
4) Little or none17741.1
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
39) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Science? (CONSCI3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8620.2
2) Quite a bit20548.1
3) Some11527.0
4) Little or none184.2
8) Undecided20.5
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
40) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The federal government? (CONFED3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal204.6
2) Quite a bit11125.6
3) Some19845.7
4) Little or none10223.6
9) Varied20.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
41) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your provincial government? (CONPROV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal214.9
2) Quite a bit10524.4
3) Some18943.9
4) Little or none11526.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
42) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Labor unions (POWUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much30571.1
2) Too little214.9
3) Right amount10223.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
43) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Big corporations (POWCORP3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much33477.9
2) Too little81.9
3) Right amount8519.8
8) Undecided20.5
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
44) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Protestants (POWPROT3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much133.2
2) Too little6415.7
3) Right amount33181.1
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
45) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Canadian Indians (POWIND3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6114.5
2) Too little19446.0
3) Right amount16639.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
46) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Jews (POWJEW3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5112.5
2) Too little4912.0
3) Right amount30775.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
47) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Blacks (POWBLAC3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much122.9
2) Too little12530.6
3) Right amount27166.4
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
48) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Orientals (POWORIE3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much174.2
2) Too little8220.2
3) Right amount30675.6
Missing31 
TOTAL405100.0
49) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - East Indians and Pakistanis (POWEIP3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6015.1
2) Too little7218.1
3) Right amount26566.8
Missing39 
TOTAL397100.0
50) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Americans (POWAMER3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much19947.8
2) Too little174.1
3) Right amount20048.1
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
51) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - French Canadians (POWFREN3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much14835.7
2) Too little6014.5
3) Right amount20749.9
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
52) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Women (POWWOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much215.0
2) Too little19045.3
3) Right amount20749.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
53) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Men (POWMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much12129.3
2) Too little215.1
3) Right amount27165.6
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
54) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Roman Catholics (POWRC3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much7819.0
2) Too little4310.5
3) Right amount28970.5
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
55) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Rich people (POWRICH3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much31273.8
2) Too little81.9
3) Right amount10324.3
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
56) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - English Canadians (POWENG3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5212.7
2) Too little7117.3
3) Right amount28870.1
Missing25 
TOTAL411100.0
57) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - The media (POWMEDI3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much25661.4
2) Too little163.8
3) Right amount14434.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
58) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Churches (POWCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much6716.1
2) Too little7317.5
3) Right amount27666.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
59) Do you think the following group has too much power, too little power, or about the right amount of power in our nation's affairs? - Politicians (POWPOL3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much25961.2
2) Too little153.5
3) Right amount14935.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
60) Some people say that Canada should be a 'melting pot' for people coming here from other countries - they should give up their cultural differences and become Canadians. Others say that Canada should be a 'mosaic,' where people are loyal to Canada yet keep many of the customs of their previous countries. How do you feel about this? (MOSIAC3)
TOTAL%
1) I favor the 'melting pot' idea.13631.7
2) I favor the 'mosaic' idea.24356.6
3) I have no preference.399.1
4) Other102.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
61) Concerning bilingualism in Canada, would you say: that Canada should have two official languages (French and English), only one official language (only French or English), or no official language? (BILING3)
TOTAL%
1) Canada should have two official languages - French and English.20547.5
2) Canada should have one official Language - French.20.5
3) Canada should have one official language - English.19144.2
4) Canada should have no official language.286.5
5) Other51.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
62) Do you feel that any racial or cultural groups in your community are discriminated against and is it getting worse, better, no better or worse, was it a problem before but not now, or has it never been a problem? (DISCRIM3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, and it's getting worse.245.6
2) Yes, but it's getting better.9021.1
3) Yes, but it's no better or worse.9422.0
4) No, although it was a problem in the past.4610.8
5) No, and such a problem has never serious.17039.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
63) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Protestants (ACQPROT3)
TOTAL%
0) None317.5
1) 161.4
2) 2-3184.3
4) 4 or more35986.7
Missing22 
TOTAL414100.0
64) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Roman Catholics (ACQRC3)
TOTAL%
0) None61.4
1) 151.2
2) 2-3378.8
4) 4 or more37388.6
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
65) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - French Canadians (ACQFREN3)
TOTAL%
0) None7017.2
1) 1348.3
2) 2-39222.5
4) 4 or more21252.0
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
66) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - English Canadians (ACQENG3)
TOTAL%
0) None133.1
1) 110.2
2) 2-3327.6
4) 4 or more37789.1
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
67) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Jews (ACQJEW3)
TOTAL%
0) None17543.4
1) 14511.2
2) 2-39824.3
4) 4 or more8521.1
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
68) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? -Orientals (ACQOR3)
TOTAL%
0) None17744.4
1) 14310.8
2) 2-39223.1
4) 4 or more8621.6
8) Undecided10.3
Missing37 
TOTAL399100.0
69) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Canadian Indians (ACQCI3)
TOTAL%
0) None25764.3
1) 1338.3
2) 2-35914.8
4) 4 or more5112.8
Missing36 
TOTAL400100.0
70) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - Blacks (ACQBL3)
TOTAL%
0) None21753.7
1) 15012.4
2) 2-38220.3
4) 4 or more5513.6
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
71) How many persons from the group below would you say you are closely acquainted with at the present time? - East Indians or Pakistanis (ACQEIP3)
TOTAL%
0) None23257.4
1) 14611.4
2) 2-37919.6
4) 4 or more4711.6
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
72) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Canadian Indians? (WCI3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32477.9
2) No9121.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
73) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Blacks? (WB3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26162.7
2) No15437.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
74) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Orientals? (WO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29270.7
2) No12029.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
75) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and East Indians or Pakistanis? (WEIP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26564.2
2) No14635.4
9) Varied20.5
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
76) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Roman Catholics? (PC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36686.5
2) No5613.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
77) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33781.2
2) No7618.3
9) Varied20.5
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
78) Do you approve of marriages between - Jews and Roman Catholics? (JC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33280.4
2) No7919.1
9) Varied20.5
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
79) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage (PREMARS3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong9321.5
2) Almost always wrong6515.0
3) Sometimes wrong12228.2
4) Not wrong at all15235.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
80) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - A married person having sexual relations with someone other than the marriage partner (XMARSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong26561.3
2) Almost always wrong10825.0
3) Sometimes wrong4811.1
4) Not wrong at all112.5
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
81) There has been a lot of talk about how morals and attitudes toward sex are changing in this country. What is your opinion of the following? - Two adults of the same sex having sexual relations (HOMOSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong30069.4
2) Almost always wrong4410.2
3) Sometimes wrong347.9
4) Not wrong at all5412.5
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
82) Which of these statements comes closest to your feelings about the distribution of pornography? There should be no laws forbidding its distribution; there should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18; or there should be laws forbidding its distribution to all persons? (PORNLAW3)
TOTAL%
1) There should be no laws forbidding its distribution.173.9
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.23153.3
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.18242.0
9) Varied30.7
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
83) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - There is a strong chance of serious defect in the baby? (ABDEFEC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36184.5
2) No6415.0
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
84) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is married and does not want to have any more children? (ABNOMOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17942.2
2) No24457.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
85) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - Her own health is seriously endangered by the pregnancy? (ABHLTH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39090.5
2) No419.5
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
86) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - The family has a very low income and cannot afford more children? (ABPOOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes20648.5
2) No21851.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
87) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She become pregnant as a result of rape? (ABRAPE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35883.8
2) No6815.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
88) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She is not married and does not want to marry the man? (ABSINGL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes18343.1
2) No24056.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
89) Do you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if - She simply wants an abortion? (ABALL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13130.9
2) No29068.4
9) Varied30.7
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
90) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An alcoholic (ALHOLIC3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease21249.2
2) A bit uneasy17941.5
3) Very uneasy409.3
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
91) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A former mental patient (FMPAT3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13430.9
2) A bit uneasy24957.5
3) Very uneasy4911.3
9) Varies10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
92) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A male homosexual (HOMOSXL3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease13030.1
2) A bit uneasy16638.4
3) Very uneasy13431.0
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
93) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug user (DRUGUSE3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease10023.1
2) A bit uneasy18743.3
3) Very uneasy14533.6
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
94) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An ex-convict (EXCON3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease11426.6
2) A bit uneasy22452.3
3) Very uneasy8820.6
9) Varies20.5
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
95) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A female homosexual (LESBIAN3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease14834.3
2) A bit uneasy16638.5
3) Very uneasy11526.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
96) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A drug addict (DRUGADD3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease7818.2
2) A bit uneasy16638.7
3) Very uneasy18442.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
97) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Canadian Indian (INDIAN3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease39691.9
2) A bit uneasy327.4
3) Very uneasy20.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
98) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An Oriental (ORIENT3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease40894.0
2) A bit uneasy245.5
3) Very uneasy10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
99) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Black (BLACK3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease38688.9
2) A bit uneasy4510.4
3) Very uneasy20.5
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
100) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - An East Indian or Pakistani (EIP3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease37285.7
2) A bit uneasy5713.1
3) Very uneasy40.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
101) Please put yourself in the position of just having met a person and the only thing you know about them is the following. What do you think your immediate reaction would be? - A Jew (JEW3)
TOTAL%
1) At ease40693.5
2) A bit uneasy235.3
3) Very uneasy40.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
102) Is there any area within a mile of your home where you would be afraid to walk alone at night? (FEAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15134.8
2) No28365.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
103) Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes245.5
2) No40994.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
104) During 1984, did anyone illegally enter your apartment or home? (BURGLAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes296.7
2) No40493.3
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
105) During 1984, did anyone take something from you by using force - such as a stickup, mugging or threat? (ROBBERY2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes122.8
2) No42297.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
106) Much has been written and said about the threat of nuclear war. Do you think that such a war: (NWPOS3)
TOTAL%
1) Will definitely occur143.3
2) Will probably occur13531.4
3) Will probably not occur24957.9
4) Will undoubtedly never occur317.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
107) If a nuclear war does take place, do you think that significant damage will occur, but countries will recover, that there will be destruction beyond anything in the past, but life will go on, or that such a war will mark the end of human life on Earth? (NWRES3)
TOTAL%
1) Damage will be significant, but as with past wars, countries will recover.214.9
2) There will be destruction beyond anything in the past, but life will go on.27663.9
3) Such a war will mark the end of human life on Earth.13230.6
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
108) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Law enforcement is applied evenly to all those who break the law. (LAWENF3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree296.8
2) Agree4911.4
3) Disagree22552.4
4) Strongly disagree12629.4
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
109) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - War is justified when other ways of settling international disputes fail. (WAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree174.0
2) Agree6114.2
3) Disagree16237.7
4) Strongly disagree18843.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
110) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Nowadays a person has to live pretty much for today and let tomorrow take care of itself. (ANOMIA13)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree368.3
2) Agree9522.0
3) Disagree21850.5
4) Strongly disagree8319.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
111) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Because not all Canadians have the same religious beliefs, it would be better not to have prayers said in public schools. (PRAYERS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5111.8
2) Agree11025.5
3) Disagree17039.4
4) Strongly disagree10023.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
112) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In spite of what some people say, the lot of the average person is getting worse, not better. (ANOMIA23)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree429.7
2) Agree13030.2
3) Disagree21950.8
4) Strongly disagree388.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
113) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree23454.2
2) Agree14232.9
3) Disagree296.7
4) Strongly disagree276.3
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
114) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Government funding should be provided for Roman Catholic schools. (GOVTRC3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7016.5
2) Agree9722.9
3) Disagree15436.3
4) Strongly disagree10224.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
115) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6715.5
2) Agree11326.2
3) Disagree21549.9
4) Strongly disagree368.4
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
116) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - A person should retire at age 65, regardless of health. (RETIRE3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8319.3
2) Agree10825.1
3) Disagree17540.6
4) Strongly disagree6515.1
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
117) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The political and economic system we have in this country is about the best there is. (BESTSYS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree337.7
2) Agree22953.1
3) Disagree13230.6
4) Strongly disagree327.4
8) Undecided30.7
9) Varied20.5
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
118) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Government funding should be provided for all religious groups wishing to establish private schools. (GOVTALL3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree255.8
2) Agree6214.4
3) Disagree18342.5
4) Strongly disagree16037.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
119) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People like me don't have any say about what the government does. (SAYGOVT3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7216.7
2) Agree12729.5
3) Disagree20146.6
4) Strongly disagree317.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
120) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In general, the courts do not deal harshly enough with criminals. (COURTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree15836.6
2) Agree21950.7
3) Disagree5111.8
4) Strongly disagree40.9
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
121) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree194.4
2) Agree7216.9
3) Disagree17039.8
4) Strongly disagree16638.9
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
122) Please indicate you level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Married women should not be employed if their husbands are capable of supporting them. (FEWORK3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree388.9
2) Agree7517.6
3) Disagree19445.4
4) Strongly disagree11827.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
123) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People who cannot afford it have a right to medical care. (RTMEDIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21650.3
2) Agree20146.9
3) Disagree61.4
4) Strongly disagree61.4
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
124) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as other Canadians. (HOMORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8319.5
2) Agree20848.8
3) Disagree9221.6
4) Strongly disagree409.4
9) Varied30.7
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
125) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Women should take care of running their homes and leave running the country up to the men. (FEHOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree245.7
2) Agree235.4
3) Disagree19044.8
4) Strongly disagree18543.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
126) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Divorce in this country should be easier to obtain than it is now. (DIVEASY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5112.0
2) Agree12429.1
3) Disagree18543.4
4) Strongly disagree6515.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
127) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - It's hardly fair to bring children into the world with the way things look for the future. (ANOMIA33)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree194.4
2) Agree409.3
3) Disagree25860.3
4) Strongly disagree11125.9
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
128) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Birth control information should be available to teenagers who want it. (TEENINF3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree17340.5
2) Agree20748.5
3) Disagree266.1
4) Strongly disagree194.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
129) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - These days a person doesn't really know who can be counted on. (ANOMIA43)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4310.2
2) Agree17942.5
3) Disagree17140.6
4) Strongly disagree276.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
130) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Women who do the same work as men should receive the same pay. (FEPAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21449.9
2) Agree19044.3
3) Disagree194.4
4) Strongly disagree61.4
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
131) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - Ministers should stick to religion and not concern themselves with social, economic and political issues. (CLERGY3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree9422.0
2) Agree8620.1
3) Disagree18743.8
4) Strongly disagree5913.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
132) Please indicate you level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - People who are poor have a right to an income adequate to live on. (RTINCOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12830.5
2) Agree24358.0
3) Disagree4310.3
4) Strongly disagree20.5
8) Undecided30.7
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
133) Please indicate your level of agreement or disagreement with the statement - In general, values in Canada have been changing for the worse. (CHVALS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4911.5
2) Agree19545.9
3) Disagree15636.7
4) Strongly disagree235.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
134) With respect to provincial political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTYPR3)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative15136.0
2) Liberal11326.9
3) NDP7016.7
4) Parti Quebecois133.1
5) General174.0
6) No preference225.2
7) Don't vote133.1
8) Undecided92.1
9) Other party122.9
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
135) Thinking of all the different kinds of governments in the world today, do you think communism is a good form of government; all right for some countries; bad, but no worse than some others; or the worst kind of all? (COMMUN3)
TOTAL%
1) It's a good form of government.112.6
2) It's all right for some countries.7517.7
3) It's bad, but no worse than some others.18242.9
4) It's the worst kind of all.15235.8
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
136) As you may know, the United States has invited some countries to participate in what is referred to as its 'Star Wars' plan. The concept (formally known as Strategic Defense Initiative) involves establishing an anti-missile defense system in space. The system would be in place by the 1990s. Washington currently has a $26 billion background research project underway. In your opinion, should Canada: (STWARS3)
TOTAL%
1) Endorse the project and participate financially11928.0
2) Endorse the project but not participate financially7617.9
3) Neither endorse the project nor participate financially6715.8
4) Not only not participate but strongly oppose the plan6715.8
5) I have no strong feelings either way.9422.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
137) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is a communist. (COMT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes69100.0
Missing367 
TOTAL69100.0
138) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is a communist. (COMP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes250100.0
Missing186 
TOTAL250100.0
139) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is a homosexual. (HOMT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36100.0
Missing400 
TOTAL36100.0
140) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is a homosexual. (HOMP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes226100.0
Missing210 
TOTAL226100.0
141) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person does not believe in God. (ATHT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes73100.0
Missing363 
TOTAL73100.0
142) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person does not believe in God. (ATHP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes249100.0
Missing187 
TOTAL249100.0
143) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks women are inferior to men. (SEXT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes45100.0
Missing391 
TOTAL45100.0
144) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks women are inferior to men. (SEXP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes190100.0
Missing246 
TOTAL190100.0
145) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person uses illegal drugs. (DRUT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26100.0
Missing410 
TOTAL26100.0
146) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person uses illegal drugs. (DRUP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes159100.0
Missing277 
TOTAL159100.0
147) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person dislikes East Indians. (EIPT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25100.0
Missing411 
TOTAL25100.0
148) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person dislikes East Indians. (EIPP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes137100.0
Missing299 
TOTAL137100.0
149) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person is dissatisfied with the Canadian government. (GOVT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes106100.0
Missing330 
TOTAL106100.0
150) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person is dissatisfied with the Canadian government. (GOVP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes319100.0
Missing117 
TOTAL319100.0
151) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks Canadian Indians are lazy. (CINT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33100.0
Missing403 
TOTAL33100.0
152) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks Canadian Indians are lazy. (CINP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes151100.0
Missing285 
TOTAL151100.0
153) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person reads or views pornographic materials. (PORT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36100.0
Missing400 
TOTAL36100.0
154) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person reads or views pornographic materials. (PORP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes176100.0
Missing260 
TOTAL176100.0
155) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person dislikes Jews. (JEWT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28100.0
Missing408 
TOTAL28100.0
156) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person dislikes Jews. (JEWP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes140100.0
Missing296 
TOTAL140100.0
157) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person believes his or her religion is the only true one. (RELT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes79100.0
Missing357 
TOTAL79100.0
158) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person believes his or her religion is the only true one. (RELP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes217100.0
Missing219 
TOTAL217100.0
159) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - The person thinks his or her cultural group is superior to other groups. (CULT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37100.0
Missing399 
TOTAL37100.0
160) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - The person thinks his or her cultural group is superior to other groups. (CULP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes172100.0
Missing264 
TOTAL172100.0
161) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to teach their views? - None of these people (NONT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes126100.0
Missing310 
TOTAL126100.0
162) During the past year, there has been considerable controversy in Canada about the possible abuse of freedom of speech. In the following case, do you think a person should be allowed to publish their views? - None (NONP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes92100.0
Missing344 
TOTAL92100.0
163) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Listen to music? (MUSIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often24656.7
2) Sometimes17139.4
3) Seldom163.7
4) Never10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
164) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go to a movie? (MOVIE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often92.1
2) Sometimes12929.8
3) Seldom22752.4
4) Never6815.7
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
165) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Follow sports? (SPORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often14333.3
2) Sometimes15636.3
3) Seldom8920.7
4) Never429.8
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
166) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read the newspaper? (PAPER3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often34379.0
2) Sometimes7617.5
3) Seldom112.5
4) Never30.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
167) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read books? (BOOKS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23253.5
2) Sometimes12729.3
3) Seldom6615.2
4) Never81.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
168) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Spend time with your family? (FAMILY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often35282.1
2) Sometimes6715.6
3) Seldom61.4
4) Never10.2
8) Undecided30.7
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
169) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Work out? (WORKOUT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7718.1
2) Sometimes13932.6
3) Seldom13030.5
4) Never8018.8
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
170) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend parties? (PARTY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often276.3
2) Sometimes19845.9
3) Seldom18943.9
4) Never163.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
171) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go out to dinner? (DINNER3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7818.0
2) Sometimes24957.4
3) Seldom10123.3
4) Never61.4
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
172) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch television? (TV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23353.9
2) Sometimes17340.0
3) Seldom245.6
9) Varied20.5
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
173) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Smoke? (SMOKE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often8118.7
2) Sometimes347.9
3) Seldom204.6
4) Never29868.8
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
174) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend a sports event? (SPEVENT3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often409.2
2) Sometimes13731.6
3) Seldom17640.6
4) Never8018.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
175) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch or listen to the news? (NEWS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often35983.3
2) Sometimes6414.8
3) Seldom61.4
4) Never20.5
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
176) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Attend a play? (ATPLAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often276.2
2) Sometimes12729.3
3) Seldom16738.5
4) Never11326.0
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
177) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read the Bible (or the Qur'an)? (BIBLE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5713.2
2) Sometimes7617.6
3) Seldom11927.6
4) Never17841.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
178) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Spend time with friends? (FRIENDS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often23353.7
2) Sometimes18843.3
3) Seldom133.0
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
179) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Drink alcohol? (DRINK3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4911.3
2) Sometimes20847.9
3) Seldom10323.7
4) Never7316.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
180) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch videos at home? (VIDEOS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often337.6
2) Sometimes13531.2
3) Seldom8218.9
4) Never18242.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
181) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Participate in sports? (PSPORTS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5312.2
2) Sometimes11225.9
3) Seldom13230.5
4) Never13631.4
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
182) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - dance? (DANCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often368.3
2) Sometimes16838.9
3) Seldom14533.6
4) Never8319.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
183) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read your horoscope? (HORSCOP3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4710.8
2) Sometimes9822.6
3) Seldom11626.7
4) Never17139.4
9) Varied20.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
184) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Go out to a lounge or bar? (LOUNGE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often143.2
2) Sometimes8820.4
3) Seldom17340.0
4) Never15636.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
185) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Engage in a hobby? (HOBBY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often15536.0
2) Sometimes18542.9
3) Seldom6715.5
4) Never225.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
186) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Watch religious TV programs? (RELIGTV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often173.9
2) Sometimes8519.6
3) Seldom14433.2
4) Never18743.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
187) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Pray privately? (PRAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often14533.6
2) Sometimes11025.5
3) Seldom8720.2
4) Never8820.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
188) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Read magazines? (MAGS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often20948.3
2) Sometimes18041.6
3) Seldom378.5
4) Never61.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
189) Thinking now of your life outside of formal work, how often would you estimate that you - Sit and think? (SITHINK3)
TOTAL%
1) Very often21048.4
2) Sometimes19144.0
3) Seldom317.1
4) Never10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
190) Are you a formal member of - A private club? (MEMPRIV3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes101100.0
Missing335 
TOTAL101100.0
191) Are you a formal member of - A labor union? (MEMUNIO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes114100.0
Missing322 
TOTAL114100.0
192) Are you a formal member of - A political group? (MEMPOLI3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes54100.0
Missing382 
TOTAL54100.0
193) Are you a formal member of - A service club? (MEMSERV3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes87100.0
Missing349 
TOTAL87100.0
194) Are you a formal member of - A sports group? (MEMSPOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes103100.0
Missing333 
TOTAL103100.0
195) Are you a formal member of - A hobby-related group? (MEMHOBB3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes84100.0
Missing352 
TOTAL84100.0
196) Are you a formal member of - A nationality group? (MEMNAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28100.0
Missing408 
TOTAL28100.0
197) Are you a formal member of - A church or synagogue? (MEMCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes201100.0
Missing235 
TOTAL201100.0
198) Are you a formal member of - A fraternity or sorority? (MEMGREE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48100.0
Missing388 
TOTAL48100.0
199) Are you a formal member of - A farm organization? (MEMFARM3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10100.0
Missing426 
TOTAL10100.0
200) Are you a formal member of - Any other group? (MEMOTH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, no information69.7
2) Social service1016.1
3) Professional2845.2
4) Charity1727.4
5) Religious group11.6
Missing374 
TOTAL62100.0
201) How important to you is - A comfortable life? (VCOMFOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important26361.2
2) Somewhat important15937.0
3) Not very important81.9
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
202) How important to you is - Friendship? (VFRIEND3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important35381.3
2) Somewhat important7316.8
3) Not very important71.6
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
203) How important to you is - Excitement? (VEXCITE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important5913.8
2) Somewhat important17941.8
3) Not very important16939.5
4) Not important at all214.9
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
204) How important to you is - Freedom? (VFREEDO3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39791.7
2) Somewhat important327.4
3) Not very important40.9
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
205) How important to you is - Happiness? (VHAPPY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important38288.0
2) Somewhat important4811.1
3) Not very important30.7
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
206) How important to you is - Privacy? (VPRIVAC3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31873.4
2) Somewhat important10824.9
3) Not very important71.6
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
207) How important to you is - Recognition? (VRECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important9722.5
2) Somewhat important22151.3
3) Not very important9722.5
4) Not important at all163.7
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
208) How important to you is - Family life? (VFAMILY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important38990.3
2) Somewhat important378.6
3) Not very important30.7
4) Not important at all20.5
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
209) How important to you is - Acceptance by God? (VGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23053.7
2) Somewhat important9822.9
3) Not very important6014.0
4) Not important at all409.3
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
210) How important to you is - Being loved? (VLOVE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important34980.8
2) Somewhat important7116.4
3) Not very important92.1
4) Not important at all30.7
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
211) How important to you is - Reliability? (VRELY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important38689.1
2) Somewhat important4510.4
3) Not very important10.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
212) How important to you is - Honesty? (VHONEST3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important41796.1
2) Somewhat important153.5
3) Not very important20.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
213) How important to you is - Forgiveness? (VFORGIV3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32575.1
2) Somewhat important10123.3
3) Not very important71.6
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
214) How important to you is - Intelligence? (VINTEL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23955.2
2) Somewhat important17440.2
3) Not very important194.4
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
215) How important to you is - Cleanliness? (VCLEAN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31271.9
2) Somewhat important11727.0
3) Not very important51.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
216) How important to you is - Being popular? (VPOPULA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important296.7
2) Somewhat important18442.5
3) Not very important18643.0
4) Not important at all347.9
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
217) How important to you is - Imagination? (VIMAGIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15937.0
2) Somewhat important20848.4
3) Not very important5412.6
4) Not important at all92.1
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
218) How important to you is - Politeness? (VPOLITE3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28766.3
2) Somewhat important13932.1
3) Not very important71.6
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
219) How important to you is - Working hard? (VWORKHA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27463.1
2) Somewhat important14934.3
3) Not very important102.3
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
220) How important to you is - Success in what you do? (VSUCCES3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27062.4
2) Somewhat important15335.3
3) Not very important102.3
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
221) How important to you is - Being a Canadian? (VCANADA3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31572.6
2) Somewhat important8319.1
3) Not very important296.7
4) Not important at all51.2
9) Varies20.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
222) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - The city or town you live in (JOYCITY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14234.6
2) Quite a bit17342.2
3) Somewhat7819.0
4) Little or none174.1
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
223) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Music (JOYMUSI3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal17642.4
2) Quite a bit14935.9
3) Somewhat7818.8
4) Little or none122.9
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
224) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Friendship (JOYFDS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal26662.3
2) Quite a bit13732.1
3) Somewhat204.7
4) Little or none30.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
225) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your marriage/relationship, if single (JOYMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal25976.6
2) Quite a bit5817.2
3) Somewhat175.0
4) Little or none41.2
Missing98 
TOTAL338100.0
226) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Parents (JOYPAR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14248.5
2) Quite a bit10636.2
3) Somewhat3411.6
4) Little or none103.4
8) Undecided10.3
Missing143 
TOTAL293100.0
227) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Television (JOYTV3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7918.6
2) Quite a bit16138.0
3) Somewhat16037.7
4) Little or none225.2
8) Undecided20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
228) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Household work (JOYHWOR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal328.3
2) Quite a bit11229.1
3) Somewhat16542.9
4) Little or none7619.7
Missing51 
TOTAL385100.0
229) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Sports (JOYSPOR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7218.7
2) Quite a bit12131.3
3) Somewhat11830.6
4) Little or none7519.4
Missing50 
TOTAL386100.0
230) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Church (or synagogue) life (JOYCHUR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8522.3
2) Quite a bit9524.9
3) Somewhat9023.6
4) Little or none11229.3
Missing54 
TOTAL382100.0
231) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Brother(s) or sister(s) (JOYSIB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14438.2
2) Quite a bit13134.7
3) Somewhat7018.6
4) Little or none328.5
Missing59 
TOTAL377100.0
232) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your children (JOYCHIL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal30282.3
2) Quite a bit5314.4
3) Somewhat71.9
4) Little or none41.1
9) Varied10.3
Missing69 
TOTAL367100.0
233) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your job (JOYJOB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal14142.2
2) Quite a bit13540.4
3) Somewhat4613.8
4) Little or none123.6
Missing102 
TOTAL334100.0
234) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your pets (JOYPET3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal9033.1
2) Quite a bit8230.1
3) Somewhat4817.6
4) Little or none5219.1
Missing164 
TOTAL272100.0
235) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your house or apartment (JOYHOUS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal20749.3
2) Quite a bit17140.7
3) Somewhat389.0
4) Little or none41.0
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
236) How much enjoyment do you receive from this area of life? (if applicable) - Your family life generally (JOYFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal30272.2
2) Quite a bit10324.6
3) Somewhat122.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
237) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Loneliness (LONELY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal235.9
2) Quite a bit369.3
3) Somewhat9825.2
4) Little or none23159.4
8) Undecided10.3
Missing47 
TOTAL389100.0
238) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Lack of recognition for what I do (RECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal215.5
2) Quite a bit4311.2
3) Somewhat14838.5
4) Little or none17244.8
Missing52 
TOTAL384100.0
239) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Money (MONEY3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4611.4
2) Quite a bit8320.5
3) Somewhat17944.3
4) Little or none9623.8
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
240) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Boredom (BOREDOM3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal174.4
2) Quite a bit379.7
3) Somewhat8722.7
4) Little or none24162.9
8) Undecided10.3
Missing53 
TOTAL383100.0
241) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Health (HEALTH3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4912.3
2) Quite a bit5112.8
3) Somewhat13333.4
4) Little or none16541.5
Missing38 
TOTAL398100.0
242) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My sexual life (SEXLIF3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal215.6
2) Quite a bit3910.3
3) Somewhat11530.5
4) Little or none20253.6
Missing59 
TOTAL377100.0
243) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Wondering about the purpose of life (MPLIFE3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal174.6
2) Quite a bit338.9
3) Somewhat10327.9
4) Little or none21558.3
9) Varied10.3
Missing67 
TOTAL369100.0
244) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Getting older (AGING3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal102.5
2) Quite a bit4912.4
3) Somewhat17544.2
4) Little or none16240.9
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
245) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My marriage (MARRIAG3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal113.4
2) Quite a bit206.2
3) Somewhat6620.5
4) Little or none22569.9
Missing114 
TOTAL322100.0
246) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My looks (LOOKS3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal61.6
2) Quite a bit338.7
3) Somewhat10828.6
4) Little or none23161.1
Missing58 
TOTAL378100.0
247) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Never seem to have enough time (TIME3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4912.8
2) Quite a bit10728.0
3) Somewhat13034.0
4) Little or none9625.1
Missing54 
TOTAL382100.0
248) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Inferiority feelings (INFERIO3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal71.9
2) Quite a bit267.0
3) Somewhat12433.4
4) Little or none21357.4
8) Undecided10.3
Missing65 
TOTAL371100.0
249) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My job (JOB3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal206.4
2) Quite a bit5116.3
3) Somewhat9831.4
4) Little or none14145.2
8) Undecided20.6
Missing124 
TOTAL312100.0
250) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - My children (CHILD3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal268.0
2) Quite a bit4012.4
3) Somewhat12137.5
4) Little or none13341.2
8) Undecided30.9
Missing113 
TOTAL323100.0
251) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Dying (DYING3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal112.9
2) Quite a bit246.3
3) Somewhat11831.1
4) Little or none22559.4
8) Undecided10.3
Missing57 
TOTAL379100.0
252) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Feeling I should be getting more out of life (MORELIF3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal308.2
2) Quite a bit4813.0
3) Somewhat13336.1
4) Little or none15642.4
8) Undecided10.3
Missing68 
TOTAL368100.0
253) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - The desire to have children (WANCHIL3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal73.9
2) Quite a bit63.4
3) Somewhat1910.6
4) Little or none14782.1
Missing257 
TOTAL179100.0
254) How often does this common problem bother you? (if applicable) - Not being married (NOTMARR3)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal53.6
2) Quite a bit53.6
3) Somewhat2115.1
4) Little or none10877.7
Missing297 
TOTAL139100.0
255) Do you believe - In ESP (extrasensory perception)? (ESP3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.8019.3
2) Yes, I think so.14635.2
3) No, I don't think so.12028.9
4) No, I definitely do not.6916.6
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
256) Do you believe - In astrology? (ASTROL3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.215.0
2) Yes, I think so.8119.4
3) No, I don't think so.17642.2
4) No, I definitely do not.13833.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
257) Do you believe - That there is life after death? (POSTLIF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.15837.0
2) Yes, I think so.13030.4
3) No, I don't think so.8119.0
4) No, I definitely do not.5813.6
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
258) Do you believe - That it is possible to communicate with the dead? (TALKDEA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.174.0
2) Yes, I think so.5212.3
3) No, I don't think so.16438.7
4) No, I definitely do not.19044.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
259) Do you believe - That God exists? (BELGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.25860.1
2) Yes, I think so.10624.7
3) No, I don't think so.378.6
4) No, I definitely do not.266.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
260) Do you believe - That you personally have experienced an event before it happened (precognition)? (PRECOG3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.7116.9
2) Yes, I think so.11226.7
3) No, I don't think so.12128.9
4) No, I definitely do not.11527.4
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
261) Do you believe - That Jesus was the Divine Son of God? (BELJC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.23455.2
2) Yes, I think so.11025.9
3) No, I don't think so.399.2
4) No, I definitely do not.399.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
262) Do you believe - That some people have psychic powers, enabling them to predict events? (PSYCHIC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.7317.2
2) Yes, I think so.17842.0
3) No, I don't think so.11426.9
4) No, I definitely do not.5913.9
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
263) Do you believe - That you have experienced God's presence? (EXPERGO3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, I definitely do.9723.1
2) Yes, I think so.9322.1
3) No, I don't think so.13431.9
4) No, I definitely do not.9522.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
264) Do you happen to know which of Christ's disciples denied him three times? (KNOWDEN3)
TOTAL%
1) No9422.5
2) Yes, correct22654.1
3) Yes, wrong5112.2
4) Yes, blank4711.2
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
265) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND3)
TOTAL%
1) Never5412.5
2) Less than once a year4911.3
3) About once a year5312.3
4) Several times a year7918.3
5) About once a month225.1
6) 2-3 times a month255.8
7) Nearly every week5312.3
8) Every week7517.4
9) Several times a week225.1
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
266) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: How often does your husband or wife attend services? As often as you do, more often than you do, or less often than you do? (SPATTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) As often as I do21162.6
2) More often than I do7722.8
3) Less often than I do4914.5
Missing99 
TOTAL337100.0
267) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESEPONDENTS WHO HAVE SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN: How frequently - if at all - do your children attend Sunday school or classes of religious instruction which are not part of their regular school day? (CHATTEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Regularly5229.9
2) Often1810.3
3) Sometimes4224.1
4) Never6135.1
9) Varied10.6
Missing262 
TOTAL174100.0
268) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - A wedding ceremony (PWEDDIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past349100.0
Missing87 
TOTAL349100.0
269) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - A wedding ceremony (FWEDDIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future67100.0
Missing369 
TOTAL67100.0
270) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Baptism (PBAPTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past349100.0
Missing87 
TOTAL349100.0
271) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Baptism (FBAPTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future41100.0
Missing395 
TOTAL41100.0
272) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Confirmation (PCONFIR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past254100.0
Missing182 
TOTAL254100.0
273) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Confirmation (FCONFIR3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future37100.0
Missing399 
TOTAL37100.0
274) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - A funeral (PFUNERA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past245100.0
Missing191 
TOTAL245100.0
275) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - A funeral (FFUNERA3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future192100.0
Missing244 
TOTAL192100.0
276) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Counseling (PCOUNSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, in the past109100.0
Missing327 
TOTAL109100.0
277) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Counseling (FCOUNSE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, probably in the future39100.0
Missing397 
TOTAL39100.0
278) Has the following been performed for you by the church (or synagogue) in the past? - Other (POTHER3)
TOTAL%
1) Service/mass650.0
2) Support541.7
3) Friendship18.3
Missing424 
TOTAL12100.0
279) As you see it, will the following probably be carried out for you by the church (or synagogue) in the future? - Other (FOTHER3)
TOTAL%
1) Service/mass240.0
2) Support240.0
3) Friendship120.0
Missing431 
TOTAL5100.0
280) Which of the following comes closest to describing the nature of your religion? (NATRELI3)
TOTAL%
1) I am not a religious person.6414.8
2) I regard myself as a committed Christian.23554.5
3) I am deeply committed to a religion other than Christianity.30.7
4) I find myself interested in a variety of religions, but not committed to any particular one.225.1
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.8219.0
6) Committed Christian71.6
7) Nominal Christian92.1
8) Theist, not involved92.1
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
281) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO NOT ATTEND RELIGIOUS SERVICES REGULARLY: Some observers maintain that few people are actually abandoning their religious traditions. Rather, they draw selective beliefs and practices, even if they do not attend services frequently. They are not about to be recruited by other religious groups. Their identification with their religious tradition is fairly solidly fixed, and it is to these groups that they will turn when confronted with marriage, death and, frequently, birth. How well would you say this observation describes you? (ROLEREL3)
TOTAL%
1) Very accurately13543.4
2) Somewhat accurately10533.8
3) Not very accurately3110.0
4) Not accurately, at all4012.9
Missing125 
TOTAL311100.0
282) Where are you presently living? (RESNOW3)
TOTAL%
1) On a farm194.4
2) Rural non-farm area439.9
3) In a town or city of under 30,000 people12127.9
4) In a city of 30,000-100,0007216.6
5) In a city of 100,000-400,0008920.5
6) In a city of over 400,0008920.5
8) Unsure10.2
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
283) What is your citizenship status? (CITIZEN3)
TOTAL%
1) A Canadian citizen42597.5
2) A landed immigrant102.3
8) Unsure10.2
TOTAL436100.0
284) Do you speak: (LANG3)
TOTAL%
1) French and English7517.3
2) English only33978.1
3) French only204.6
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
285) Are you: (GENDER3)
TOTAL%
1) Male28765.8
2) Female14934.2
TOTAL436100.0
286) In what year were you born? (YRBORN3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL43634.12612
287) What is your national group background (e.g., English, French, German)? (NATGP3)
TOTAL%
3) Austria40.9
5) Belgium10.2
7) Canada71.6
8) French Canadian204.6
9) China10.2
10) Czechoslovakia30.7
11) Denmark10.2
12) England19946.1
13) Finland20.5
14) France4310.0
15) Germany368.3
16) Greece20.5
18) Hungary10.2
20) India10.2
23) Ireland255.8
24) Italy61.4
26) Japan20.5
28) Lithuania10.2
29) Netherlands61.4
30) Norway10.2
34) Poland30.7
36) Romania20.5
37) Russia20.5
38) Scotland368.3
41) Sweden10.2
42) Switzerland10.2
44) Ukraine133.0
45) United States20.5
47) Wales40.9
48) Yugoslavia30.7
99) Other30.7
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
288) How important do you consider your national cultural group background to be? (NBNATGP3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11025.5
2) Somewhat important17841.2
3) Not very important14232.9
8) Undecided20.5
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
289) What race are you? (RACE3)
TOTAL%
1) White42797.9
3) Canadian Indian10.2
4) Oriental51.1
5) East Indian or Pakistanis20.5
6) Other10.2
TOTAL436100.0
290) Are you currently: (MARITAL3)
TOTAL%
1) Married33276.1
2) Widowed317.1
3) Divorced194.4
4) Separated40.9
5) Never married358.0
6) Living with someone, although not legally married to him/her143.2
9) Varied10.2
TOTAL436100.0
291) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes409.4
2) No38590.6
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
292) At present are you: (WRKSTAT3)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time26360.7
2) With a job, but not a work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike81.8
3) Working part-time, not in school286.5
4) Working part-time, going to school10.2
5) Unemployed71.6
6) Retired9822.6
7) Keeping house266.0
8) In school, not presently employed20.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
293) See summary documentation for a description of SES codes. (SES3)
TOTAL%
18) 20.7
19) 10.3
23) 51.7
24) 31.0
25) 82.6
27) 31.0
28) 62.0
29) 82.6
30) 72.3
32) 51.7
33) 20.7
34) 10.3
35) 31.0
37) 51.7
38) 82.6
39) 31.0
40) 20.7
41) 93.0
42) 41.3
43) 20.7
44) 155.0
46) 134.3
47) 10.3
48) 51.7
49) 62.0
50) 41.3
51) 124.0
52) 103.3
53) 20.7
54) 62.0
56) 31.0
57) 51.7
58) 41.3
59) 31.0
60) 41.3
62) 82.6
63) 93.0
64) 134.3
65) 10.3
66) 237.6
67) 113.6
68) 41.3
69) 103.3
72) 134.3
73) 31.0
74) 62.0
75) 82.6
95) 20.7
97) 41.3
99) 72.3
Missing134 
TOTAL302100.0
294) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE REPSONDENTS WHO ARE EMPLOYED: What kind of work do you normally do? (Please be specific.)(See summary documentation for SES and occupation codes) (TYPE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4363139.9843219
295) How many children do you have? (CHILDRE3)
TOTAL%
0) 05212.4
1) 14811.5
2) 213832.9
3) 310224.3
4) 44811.5
5) 5194.5
6) 661.4
7) 730.7
8) 8 or more30.7
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
296) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are of preschool age? (CHPRE3)
TOTAL%
1) 2771.1
2) 1026.3
3) 12.6
Missing398 
TOTAL38100.0
297) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are ages 6-12? (CH6123)
TOTAL%
1) 5358.9
2) 3336.7
3) 44.4
Missing346 
TOTAL90100.0
298) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are ages 13-19? (CH13193)
TOTAL%
1) 6759.3
2) 3631.9
3) 87.1
4) 21.8
Missing323 
TOTAL113100.0
299) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many of your children are age 20 or over? (CH2PLU3)
TOTAL%
1) 4719.4
2) 8233.9
3) 6024.8
4) 3012.4
5) 145.8
6) 31.2
7) 41.7
8) 20.8
Missing194 
TOTAL242100.0
300) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: At present is your husband or wife: (SPWKSTA3)
TOTAL%
1) Working full-time12738.3
2) With a job, but not a work because of a temporary illness, lay-off or strike41.2
3) Working part-time, not in school4613.9
4) Working part-time, going to school30.9
5) Unemployed82.4
6) Retired4012.0
7) Keeping house10331.0
8) In school, not presently employed10.3
Missing104 
TOTAL332100.0
301) See summary documentation for a description of SES codes. (SPSES3)
TOTAL%
18) 21.1
23) 84.4
24) 21.1
25) 63.3
26) 10.6
27) 10.6
28) 52.8
29) 52.8
30) 52.8
31) 10.6
32) 52.8
33) 10.6
34) 10.6
37) 10.6
38) 95.0
39) 10.6
40) 63.3
41) 73.9
44) 52.8
45) 10.6
46) 168.9
48) 31.7
49) 10.6
50) 31.7
51) 158.3
52) 158.3
55) 10.6
56) 63.3
57) 10.6
62) 42.2
63) 21.1
64) 21.1
65) 21.1
66) 168.9
67) 31.7
68) 10.6
69) 10.6
70) 21.1
72) 10.6
74) 10.6
75) 10.6
95) 10.6
97) 63.3
99) 31.7
Missing256 
TOTAL180100.0
302) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE REPSONDENTS WHOSE HUSBAND OR WIFE IS EMPLOYED: What kind of work does he/she do? (See summary documentation for SES and occupation codes) (SPTYPE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4361879.5922695
303) In terms of formal education, what is the highest level you have completed? (EDUC3)
TOTAL%
1) Grade school5111.9
2) High school14934.9
3) Technical or business school8620.1
4) Undergraduate university8319.4
5) Graduate or professional school, university5813.6
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
304) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN AN UNDERGRADUATE UNIVERSITY: What is your major? (UMAJOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Commerce1010.3
2) Education2626.8
3) Engineering99.3
4) Fine arts44.1
5) Humanities1717.5
6) Nursing55.2
7) Physical education11.0
8) Physical science1717.5
9) Social science66.2
99) Other22.1
Missing339 
TOTAL97100.0
305) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE COMPLETED EDUCATION IN A GRADUATE OR PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL, UNIVERSITY: What is your field? (PROFIEL3)
TOTAL%
3) Commerce69.7
4) Education1727.4
5) Engineering1016.1
6) Humanities23.2
7) Law11.6
8) Medicine69.7
10) Physical science1117.7
11) Social development11.6
12) Social science46.5
14) Professional, other23.2
99) Other23.2
Missing374 
TOTAL62100.0
306) Was any of your education in church or parochial schools? (PAROCH3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10826.2
2) No30473.8
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
307) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your grade school education was in such schools: (PARGS3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools6468.8
2) Part in parochial schools2425.8
3) None in parochial schools55.4
Missing343 
TOTAL93100.0
308) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your high school education was in such schools: (PARHS3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools4151.9
2) Part in parochial schools2025.3
3) None in parochial schools1822.8
Missing357 
TOTAL79100.0
309) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAD SOME PAROCHIAL EDUCATION: Please indicate what portion of your university education was in such schools: (PARUNIV3)
TOTAL%
1) All in parochial schools310.0
2) Part in parochial schools620.0
3) None in parochial schools2170.0
Missing406 
TOTAL30100.0
310) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would it be? (CLASS3)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class51.2
2) Working class13632.2
3) Middle class27665.2
4) Upper class30.7
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
311) With respect to your political views (not party), how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEW3)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal122.8
2) Liberal7718.2
3) Moderate, middle of the road23856.3
4) Conservative8520.1
5) Extremely conservative81.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
312) Would you please indicate your general religious preference: (RELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant25360.1
2) Roman Catholic13431.8
3) Jewish30.7
4) None276.4
5) Other30.7
8) Unsure10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
313) Would you please indicate your mother's general religious preference (if applicable): (MARELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant23661.3
2) Roman Catholic13835.8
3) Jewish41.0
4) None61.6
5) Other10.3
Missing51 
TOTAL385100.0
314) Would you please indicate your father's general religious preference (if applicable): (PARELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant22359.9
2) Roman Catholic12834.4
3) Jewish20.5
4) None184.8
5) Other10.3
Missing64 
TOTAL372100.0
315) Would you please indicate your spouse's general religious preference (if applicable): (SPRELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant21560.1
2) Roman Catholic12434.6
3) Jewish20.6
4) None164.5
5) Other10.3
Missing78 
TOTAL358100.0
316) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (DENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6525.8
2) Baptist176.7
3) Lutheran187.1
4) Mennonite41.6
5) Pentecostal10.4
6) Presbyterian197.5
8) United Church10541.7
9) Other10.4
14) Brethren41.6
15) Christian10.4
17) Reformed20.8
20) Evangelical10.4
24) Greek Orthodox41.6
27) Jehovah's Witness20.8
29) Mormon41.6
31) Nondenominational20.8
34) Ukrainian Orthodox10.4
35) Unitarian10.4
Missing184 
TOTAL252100.0
317) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE MOTHER IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (MADENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6226.7
2) Baptist146.0
3) Lutheran177.3
4) Mennonite41.7
5) Pentecostal31.3
6) Presbyterian2912.5
7) Salvation Army20.9
8) United Church8134.9
9) Other20.9
11) Advent10.4
14) Brethren20.9
15) Christian10.4
17) Reformed20.9
19) Church of Christ10.4
24) Greek Orthodox62.6
29) Mormon20.9
31) Nondenominational20.9
34) Ukrainian Orthodox10.4
Missing204 
TOTAL232100.0
318) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE FATHER IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (PADENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican5927.2
2) Baptist146.5
3) Lutheran188.3
4) Mennonite41.8
5) Pentecostal20.9
6) Presbyterian2913.4
7) Salvation Army31.4
8) United Church7132.7
9) Other31.4
14) Brethren20.9
17) Reformed20.9
24) Greek Orthodox62.8
29) Mormon10.5
31) Nondenominational20.9
34) Ukrainian Orthodox10.5
Missing219 
TOTAL217100.0
319) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHOSE SPOUSE IS PROTESTANT: What specific denomination? (SPDENOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6028.3
2) Baptist146.6
3) Lutheran104.7
4) Mennonite41.9
5) Pentecostal20.9
6) Presbyterian209.4
7) Salvation Army20.9
8) United Church8238.7
9) Other10.5
14) Brethren31.4
15) Christian10.5
17) Reformed20.9
20) Evangelical10.5
24) Greek Orthodox31.4
29) Mormon31.4
31) Nondenominational20.9
34) Ukrainian Orthodox10.5
35) Unitarian10.5
Missing224 
TOTAL212100.0
320) Have you participated in the charismatic (renewal) movement? (CHARIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, presently92.1
2) Yes, in the past184.3
3) No39493.6
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
321) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PART OF THE UNITED CHURCH: Have you participated in the United Church Renewal Fellowship? (UCRF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, presently21.3
2) Yes, in the past117.1
3) No14391.7
Missing280 
TOTAL156100.0
322) With respect to federal political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as: (PARTYFE3)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative17040.3
2) Liberal13331.5
3) NDP6214.7
4) Other20.5
5) Best Canada122.8
6) No preference184.3
7) Don't vote112.6
8) Undecided81.9
9) Other party61.4
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
323) So far as you and your family are concerned, would you say that your present financial situation leaves you pretty well satisfied, more or less satisfied, not very satisfied or not satisfied at all? (SATFIN3)
TOTAL%
1) Pretty well satisfied12829.4
2) More or less satisfied22351.3
3) Not very satisfied7316.8
4) Not satisfied at all112.5
Missing1 
TOTAL435100.0
324) During the last few years, would you say your financial situation has been getting better, getting worse or staying about the same? (FINALTE3)
TOTAL%
1) Getting better14332.9
2) Getting worse8118.7
3) Staying about the same21048.4
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
325) Which of the figures below comes closest to your total family income, before taxes, in 1984? (INCOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000245.6
2) $10,000-14,999296.8
3) $15,000-19,999337.8
4) $20,000-24,9995813.6
5) $25,000-29,9994811.3
6) $30,000-39,9998720.5
7) $40,000-59,9999722.8
8) $60,000-100,000409.4
9) Over $100,00092.1
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
326) Compared with Canadian families in general, would you say your family income is far below average, below average, average, above average or far above average? (COMPINC3)
TOTAL%
1) Far below average61.4
2) Below average7116.4
3) Average19545.0
4) Above average14232.8
5) Far above average173.9
8) Undecided20.5
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
327) If you could live in any province, where would you live? (IFPROV3)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland143.4
1) British Columbia9723.5
2) Alberta4110.0
3) Saskatchewan245.8
4) Manitoba174.1
5) Ontario9222.3
6) Quebec4611.2
7) New Brunswick184.4
8) Nova Scotia4310.4
9) Prince Edward Island204.9
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
328) If you could live in any country, where would you live? (IFCOUNT3)
TOTAL%
2) Australia71.7
7) Canada35486.1
12) England71.7
14) France20.5
23) Ireland20.5
35) Portugal10.2
40) Spain10.2
42) Switzerland20.5
45) United States297.1
52) Bermuda10.2
53) New Zealand41.0
97) Asia10.2
Missing25 
TOTAL411100.0
329) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - The number of organizations you belong to? (CHORGS3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase7016.5
2) A decrease9221.7
3) No change26261.8
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
330) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - How often you attend religious services? (CHATT3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase5312.5
2) A decrease6114.4
3) No change31173.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
331) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - The time you spend watching television? (CHTV3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase6715.5
2) A decrease12528.9
3) No change24155.7
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
332) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your general happiness? (CHHAP3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase14934.7
2) A decrease4811.2
3) No change23254.1
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
333) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your enjoyment of marriage (if applicable)? (CHMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase11333.0
2) A decrease257.3
3) No change20459.6
Missing94 
TOTAL342100.0
334) Thinking back over the past five years, would you say there has been an increase, a decrease, or no particular change in - Your enthusiasm for life? (CHENTHU3)
TOTAL%
1) An increase14232.9
2) A decrease429.7
3) No change24857.4
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
335) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Being successful (NBSUC3)
TOTAL%
1) More important9121.2
2) Less important14333.3
3) No change19545.5
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
336) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Family life (NBFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) More important24356.6
2) Less important194.4
3) No change16538.5
8) Undecided20.5
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
337) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Social issues (NBSIS3)
TOTAL%
1) More important13130.8
2) Less important8018.8
3) No change21450.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
338) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Children (NBCHI3)
TOTAL%
1) More important21653.1
2) Less important358.6
3) No change15638.3
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
339) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Getting along with others (NBOTH3)
TOTAL%
1) More important14834.4
2) Less important4510.5
3) No change23755.1
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
340) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Church life (NBCHU3)
TOTAL%
1) More important8519.9
2) Less important6515.2
3) No change27664.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
341) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Material comfort (NBMAT3)
TOTAL%
1) More important10925.8
2) Less important7417.5
3) No change24056.7
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
342) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Sexuality (NBSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) More important5613.2
2) Less important10424.6
3) No change26261.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
343) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Friendship (NBFRI3)
TOTAL%
1) More important15937.1
2) Less important194.4
3) No change25058.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
344) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Parents (NBPAR3)
TOTAL%
1) More important10630.6
2) Less important277.8
3) No21261.3
8) Undecided10.3
Missing90 
TOTAL346100.0
345) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Physical appearance (NBPHY3)
TOTAL%
1) More important8018.8
2) Less important7718.1
3) No change26662.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
346) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Marriage (NBMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) More important14837.5
2) Less important287.1
3) No change21955.4
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
347) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - God (NBGOD3)
TOTAL%
1) More important12028.1
2) Less important266.1
3) No change28165.8
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
348) With the passage of time, would you say that the following has become more important to you, less important to you, or has remained at about the same level of importance? - Intellectual growth (NBINT3)
TOTAL%
1) More important14533.9
2) Less important214.9
3) No change26060.7
8) Undecided20.5
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
349) Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days for you? Would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy?: (HAPPY3)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy11125.5
2) Pretty happy29968.7
3) Not too happy245.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing1 
TOTAL435100.0
350) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MARRIED: Generally speaking, how would you describe your marriage? Would you say it is very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy? (HAPMAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy16548.2
2) Pretty happy16147.1
3) Not too happy154.4
9) Varied10.3
Missing94 
TOTAL342100.0
351) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The province you live in (FUTPROV3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence22753.5
2) Lose some influence5613.2
3) Remain about the same14133.3
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
352) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The traditional family (FUTFAM3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence11226.5
2) Lose some influence21150.0
3) Remain about the same9923.5
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
353) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Education (FUTEDUC3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence23154.5
2) Lose some influence8319.6
3) Remain about the same11025.9
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
354) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The Arab countries (FUTARAB3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence7418.4
2) Lose some influence21753.8
3) Remain about the same11127.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
355) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Science (FUTSCI3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence35484.7
2) Lose some influence122.9
3) Remain about the same5212.4
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
356) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United States (FUTUS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence16539.3
2) Lose some influence11126.4
3) Remain about the same14133.6
8) Undecided30.7
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
357) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Women (FUTWOME3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence30572.1
2) Lose some influence153.5
3) Remain about the same10224.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
358) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Religion (FUTREL3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence8620.3
2) Lose some influence14834.9
3) Remain about the same18944.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
359) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Europe (FUTEUR3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence6515.9
2) Lose some influence12229.8
3) Remain about the same22154.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
360) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canadian Indians (FUTINDS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence16038.3
2) Lose some influence8520.3
3) Remain about the same17341.4
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
361) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Men (FUTMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence4611.0
2) Lose some influence12830.7
3) Remain about the same24358.3
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
362) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The French in Canada (FUTFREN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence10224.5
2) Lose some influence10826.0
3) Remain about the same20549.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
363) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Russia (FUTRUS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence8319.9
2) Lose some influence10424.9
3) Remain about the same23155.3
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
364) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Atheism (FUTATH3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence8019.3
2) Lose some influence10024.1
3) Remain about the same23556.6
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
365) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - The United Nations (FUTUN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence8219.7
2) Lose some influence18444.2
3) Remain about the same14835.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
366) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Traditional morality (FUTMOR3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence9322.3
2) Lose some influence20448.9
3) Remain about the same12028.8
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
367) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Israel (FUTIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence5312.9
2) Lose some influence14334.7
3) Remain about the same21652.4
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
368) We would like you to look ahead to the end of this century and tell us how you feel about the future of the following. Do you think it will gain more influence, lose some influence, or remain about the same? - Canada (FUTCAN3)
TOTAL%
1) Gain more influence23455.2
2) Lose some influence286.6
3) Remain about the same16037.7
8) Undecided20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
369) Date questionnaire returned (DATEIN3)
TOTAL%
1) July 15-3118843.1
2) August 1-1512127.8
3) August 16-314710.8
4) September 1-15327.3
5) September 16-30317.1
6) October 1-1540.9
7) October 16-3192.1
8) November 1-1510.2
9) November 16-3030.7
TOTAL436100.0
370) First year of respondent's participation (FIRSTYR3)
TOTAL%
1) 197523654.1
2) 1980419.4
3) 198515936.5
TOTAL436100.0
371) COMM13 (COMM13)
TOTAL%
1) Personal concerns2229.3
2) Sexuality68.0
3) Religion11.3
4) Social concerns2837.3
6) Intergroup relations912.0
7) Survey912.0
Missing361 
TOTAL75100.0
372) COMM23 (COMM23)
TOTAL%
1) Personal concerns29.5
2) Sexuality523.8
4) Social concerns419.0
5) Gender29.5
6) Intergroup relations523.8
7) Survey314.3
Missing415 
TOTAL21100.0
373) COMM33 (COMM33)
TOTAL%
2) Sexuality112.5
3) Religion337.5
4) Social concerns225.0
7) Survey225.0
Missing428 
TOTAL8100.0
374) Age of respondent (AGE3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL43650.87412
375) Age group (AGEGP3)
TOTAL%
1) 18-34439.9
2) 35-5421148.4
3) 55 and over18241.7
TOTAL436100.0
376) Year first surveyed (FIRSTYR5)
TOTAL%
1) 197523654.1
2) 1980419.4
3) 198515936.5
TOTAL436100.0
377) Province (PROVINC5)
TOTAL%
0) Newfoundland296.7
1) British Columbia4811.0
2) Alberta4710.8
3) Saskatchewan429.6
4) Manitoba245.5
5) Ontario10624.3
6) Quebec5211.9
7) New Brunswick255.7
8) Nova Scotia398.9
9) Prince Edward Island245.5
TOTAL436100.0
378) Size of area (CATEGOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Metropolitan area23453.7
2) Small city7116.3
3) Small town13130.0
TOTAL436100.0
379) Area of respondent (category labels unavailable) (AREA5)
TOTAL%
1) 18446.5
2) 4010.1
3) 41.0
4) 71.8
5) 92.3
6) 82.0
7) 153.8
8) 143.5
9) 51.3
10) 102.5
11) 143.5
12) 71.8
13) 20.5
15) 20.5
16) 133.3
17) 61.5
18) 10.3
19) 20.5
20) 41.0
21) 41.0
22) 30.8
25) 92.3
29) 20.5
32) 10.3
35) 71.8
39) 51.3
40) 10.3
41) 61.5
44) 51.3
45) 51.3
48) 10.3
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
380) Value labels provided in summary documentation. (AREANAM5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL436520.741265
381) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Poverty (POVERTY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious11627.1
2) Fairly serious22452.3
3) Not very serious8219.2
4) Not serious at all61.4
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
382) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unemployment (UNEMPLO5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious23353.8
2) Fairly serious17941.3
3) Not very serious214.8
Missing3 
TOTAL433100.0
383) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Crime (CRIME5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious21249.4
2) Fairly serious19345.0
3) Not very serious245.6
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
384) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual harassment (SEXHAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious399.2
2) Fairly serious19044.7
3) Not very serious17942.1
4) Not serious at all163.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
385) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of Canadian unity (UNITY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10324.3
2) Fairly serious16739.5
3) Not very serious14033.1
4) Not serious at all133.1
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
386) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Child abuse (CHABUSE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious13431.4
2) Fairly serious20548.0
3) Not very serious8219.2
4) Not serious at all40.9
8) Undecided20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
387) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - French-English relations (FRENENG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6615.3
2) Fairly serious15335.6
3) Not very serious17139.8
4) Not serious at all409.3
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
388) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The national debt (NATDEBT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious31773.0
2) Fairly serious10123.3
3) Not very serious143.2
4) Not serious at all20.5
Missing2 
TOTAL434100.0
389) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Unequal treatment of women (WOMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious5011.7
2) Fairly serious16739.2
3) Not very serious17641.3
4) Not serious at all337.7
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
390) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Racial discrimination (RACIAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious368.4
2) Fairly serious14433.7
3) Not very serious21750.8
4) Not serious at all307.0
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
391) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Alcoholism (ALCOHOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious6214.6
2) Fairly serious19646.2
3) Not very serious15336.1
4) Not serious at all133.1
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
392) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Violence, generally (VIOLENC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious14433.7
2) Fairly serious20648.2
3) Not very serious7016.4
4) Not serious at all71.6
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
393) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Lack of leadership (LKLEAD4)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12228.6
2) Fairly serious16639.0
3) Not very serious11727.5
4) Not serious at all214.9
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
394) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The economy (ECONOMY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious21750.2
2) Fairly serious18643.1
3) Not very serious255.8
4) Not serious at all40.9
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
395) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The need for common values (COMVALS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10125.0
2) Fairly serious17944.3
3) Not very serious10325.5
4) Not serious at all205.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
396) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Drugs (DRUGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious16638.4
2) Fairly serious19444.9
3) Not very serious6515.0
4) Not serious at all71.6
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
397) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The environment (ENVIRT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12228.5
2) Fairly serious20948.8
3) Not very serious8620.1
4) Not serious at all112.6
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
398) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Sexual assault (SEXUAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious9622.4
2) Fairly serious21550.2
3) Not very serious10725.0
4) Not serious at all92.1
8) Undecided10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
399) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Suicide (SUICIDE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious7116.6
2) Fairly serious17941.9
3) Not very serious14534.0
4) Not serious at all317.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
400) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - AIDS (AIDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17239.9
2) Fairly serious17340.1
3) Not very serious7517.4
4) Not serious at all102.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
401) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Mental disorders (MENTDIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4610.9
2) Fairly serious19947.0
3) Not very serious15837.4
4) Not serious at all204.7
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
402) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - The need for gun control (GUNCONT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious10223.7
2) Fairly serious11727.1
3) Not very serious11125.8
4) Not serious at all10123.4
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
403) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Family breakdown (FAMBRK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious14734.3
2) Fairly serious21650.3
3) Not very serious6014.0
4) Not serious at all61.4
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
404) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - American influence (AMINFLU5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4911.4
2) Fairly serious12629.4
3) Not very serious18242.4
4) Not serious at all7116.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
405) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Juvenile delinquency (JUVDEL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious15536.1
2) Fairly serious21951.0
3) Not very serious5111.9
4) Not serious at all30.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
406) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Government incompetence (GOVTINC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious17040.3
2) Fairly serious15536.7
3) Not very serious9121.6
4) Not serious at all61.4
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
407) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Native-White relations (NATWH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious4410.4
2) Fairly serious17842.2
3) Not very serious17240.8
4) Not serious at all286.6
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
408) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Violence at schools (VIOSCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very serious12128.3
2) Fairly serious21750.8
3) Not very serious8018.7
4) Not serious at all81.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
409) How serious do you think the following problem is in Canada today? - Other (PROBS951)
TOTAL%
31) Abortion22.7
32) Education34.1
36) Immigration11.4
37) Inequality of the classes11.4
38) Justice22.7
39) Justice for youth22.7
40) Legal system11.4
41) Morality1723.3
42) Morality: Religion68.2
43) Nationalism11.4
44) Politics68.2
47) Welfare system22.7
50) Terrorism11.4
60) Government and social progress22.7
65) Greed45.5
66) Government spending68.2
67) Taxes22.7
68) Too much government22.7
69) Other: government56.8
70) The future45.5
99) Other34.1
Missing363 
TOTAL73100.0
410) How serious do you think the following problems are in Canada today? - Other, second mention (PROBS952)
TOTAL%
31) Abortion120.0
62) Medicare120.0
67) Taxes120.0
71) Domestic violence120.0
99) Other120.0
Missing431 
TOTAL5100.0
411) What is the nation's number one problem in your opinion? (N1PROB95)
TOTAL%
1) Poverty123.0
2) Unemployment10025.3
3) Crime123.0
5) Lack of unity71.8
7) French-English relations71.8
8) National debt10927.5
12) Violence in general10.3
13) Lack of leadership184.5
14) Economy297.3
15) Common values20.5
16) Drugs30.8
17) Environment51.3
20) AIDS10.3
23) Family breakdown102.5
24) American influence10.3
25) Juvenile delinquency20.5
26) Government incompetence205.1
31) Abortion10.3
32) Education20.5
40) Legal system10.3
41) Morality133.3
42) Morality: Religion51.3
43) Nationalism10.3
44) Politics51.3
47) Welfare system20.5
60) Government and social progress30.8
65) Greed41.0
66) Government spending51.3
67) Taxes30.8
68) Too much government30.8
69) Other: government51.3
70) The future20.5
99) Other20.5
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
412) 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.4811.9
2) I don't think that Canada will break up.35387.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
413) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Television? (CONTV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal112.6
2) Quite a bit7116.6
3) Some23354.4
4) Little or none11326.4
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
414) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Radio? (CONRAD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal163.8
2) Quite a bit12529.5
3) Some22653.3
4) Little or none5713.4
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
415) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Newspapers? (CONNEW5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal174.0
2) Quite a bit10123.8
3) Some22953.9
4) Little or none7818.4
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
416) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The movie industry? (CONMOV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal41.0
2) Quite a bit399.5
3) Some15337.3
4) Little or none21452.2
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
417) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Major business? (CONBUS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal204.8
2) Quite a bit14936.1
3) Some18544.8
4) Little or none5814.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
418) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Schools? (CONSCHO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal317.3
2) Quite a bit17541.1
3) Some16538.7
4) Little or none5412.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
419) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Labor unions? (CONUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal40.9
2) Quite a bit5312.6
3) Some17541.5
4) Little or none18944.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
420) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Religious organizations? (CONREL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal307.1
2) Quite a bit14133.3
3) Some17040.1
4) Little or none8119.1
9) Varied20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
421) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Financial institutions? (CONFIN5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal215.0
2) Quite a bit15035.5
3) Some17842.2
4) Little or none7317.3
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
422) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The police? (CONPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8319.5
2) Quite a bit22753.3
3) Some9923.2
4) Little or none174.0
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
423) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The court system? (CONCOUR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal245.6
2) Quite a bit12028.2
3) Some17942.1
4) Little or none10023.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
424) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your local government? (CONLOC5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal133.1
2) Quite a bit13632.2
3) Some19846.9
4) Little or none7517.8
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
425) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - Your provincial government? (CONPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal174.0
2) Quite a bit9422.2
3) Some17942.2
4) Little or none13431.6
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
426) How much confidence do you have in the people in charge of - The federal government? (CONFED5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal122.8
2) Quite a bit11527.1
3) Some19144.9
4) Little or none10725.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
427) 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 agree255.9
2) Agree24457.4
3) Disagree12629.6
4) Strongly disagree286.6
9) Varied20.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
428) 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 agree143.3
2) Agree8720.4
3) Disagree21650.6
4) Strongly disagree10925.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
429) 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 agree6214.6
2) Agree8820.7
3) Disagree14534.1
4) Strongly disagree13030.6
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
430) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Chretien is doing a pretty good job as prime minister. (CHRETN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5813.6
2) Agree24657.7
3) Disagree9121.4
4) Strongly disagree276.3
9) Varied40.9
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
431) How much do you agree with the following statement? - CBC radio programs would be better under private ownership. (CBCRAD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5714.0
2) Agree10726.3
3) Disagree16340.0
4) Strongly disagree7518.4
8) Undecided41.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
432) How much do you agree with the following statement? - Overall, public school teachers are very competent. (PSTEACH5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5412.6
2) Agree27464.2
3) Disagree8720.4
4) Strongly disagree122.8
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
433) How much do you agree with the following statement? - In general, the courts do not deal harshly enough with criminals. (COURTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree21750.8
2) Agree16338.2
3) Disagree388.9
4) Strongly disagree71.6
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
434) How much do you agree with the following statement? - The Senate should be done away with altogether. (SENATE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree22153.0
2) Agree10424.9
3) Disagree7417.7
4) Strongly disagree184.3
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
435) How much do you agree with the following statement? - On the whole, movies have a good influence on young people. (MOVGOOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree337.8
2) Agree5813.8
3) Disagree19446.1
4) Strongly disagree13231.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied30.7
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
436) 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 agree12428.9
2) Agree19445.2
3) Disagree6414.9
4) Strongly disagree4610.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
437) 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 agree8319.5
2) Agree11326.6
3) Disagree17541.2
4) Strongly disagree5312.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
438) 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 agree11627.0
2) Agree13932.3
3) Disagree14333.3
4) Strongly disagree317.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
439) 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 agree5312.7
2) Agree21651.7
3) Disagree10725.6
4) Strongly disagree409.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
440) 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 off11527.7
2) Worse off20248.7
3) Would make little difference9623.1
8) Undecided20.5
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
441) 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.307.1
2) Yes, but it's getting better.7217.0
3) Yes, but it's no better or worse.11527.2
4) No, although it used to be a problem.5212.3
5) No, and such a problem has never been very serious.15235.9
8) Undecided20.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
442) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Big corporations (POWCORP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much32175.9
2) Too little61.4
3) Right amount9622.7
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
443) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Labor unions (POWUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much27364.5
2) Too little276.4
3) Right amount12128.6
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
444) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - The RCMP (POWRCMP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much255.9
2) Too little11627.6
3) Right amount28066.5
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
445) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Rich people (POWRICH5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much30373.4
2) Too little122.9
3) Right amount9723.5
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
446) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - The media (POWMED5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much25961.4
2) Too little225.2
3) Right amount14033.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
447) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Religious groups (POWREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much8119.5
2) Too little8219.7
3) Right amount25360.8
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
448) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Special-interest groups (POWSPIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much22155.9
2) Too little399.9
3) Right amount13534.2
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
449) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Politicians (POWPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much24058.0
2) Too little256.0
3) Right amount14936.0
Missing22 
TOTAL414100.0
450) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Lawyers (POWLAW5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much23056.2
2) Too little235.6
3) Right amount15638.1
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
451) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - University professors (POWPROF5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much4711.7
2) Too little7318.2
3) Right amount28069.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
452) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Average Canadians (POWAVG5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much10.2
2) Too little31475.5
3) Right amount10124.3
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
453) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Americans (POWAMER5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much20851.6
2) Too little246.0
3) Right amount17142.4
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
454) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - French Canadians (POWFREN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much20349.4
2) Too little5012.2
3) Right amount15638.0
9) Varied20.5
Missing25 
TOTAL411100.0
455) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Blacks (POWBLAC5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much307.5
2) Too little12230.4
3) Right amount24962.1
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
456) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Whites (POWWHIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much379.2
2) Too little8721.6
3) Right amount27969.2
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
457) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Asians (POWORIE5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5213.2
2) Too little6817.3
3) Right amount27369.5
Missing43 
TOTAL393100.0
458) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Jews (POWJEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5514.1
2) Too little5814.9
3) Right amount27570.7
9) Varied10.3
Missing47 
TOTAL389100.0
459) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - East Indians and Pakistanis (POWEIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much7619.4
2) Too little7318.6
3) Right amount24362.0
Missing44 
TOTAL392100.0
460) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Natives (POWNAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much10526.4
2) Too little13233.2
3) Right amount16040.3
Missing39 
TOTAL397100.0
461) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Visible minorities in general (POWVIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much7519.3
2) Too little9424.2
3) Right amount22056.6
Missing47 
TOTAL389100.0
462) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - English Canadians (POWENG5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much379.2
2) Too little12130.0
3) Right amount24560.8
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
463) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Protestants (POWPROT5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much143.5
2) Too little7017.7
3) Right amount31178.7
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
464) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Roman Catholics (POWRC5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much5313.4
2) Too little4912.4
3) Right amount29474.2
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
465) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Women (POWWOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much348.4
2) Too little17543.4
3) Right amount19347.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
466) How much power do you think the following group has in our nation's affairs? - Men (POWMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much10927.0
2) Too little4410.9
3) Right amount24961.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
467) 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.19244.9
2) I favor the 'mosaic' idea.18342.8
3) I have no preference.347.9
4) Other133.0
9) Varied61.4
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
468) 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.20147.1
2) Canada should have one official language, English.17941.9
3) Canada should have one official language, French.30.7
4) Canada should have no official language.378.7
5) Other61.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
469) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and blacks? (WB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27668.3
2) No12330.4
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied41.0
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
470) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and East Indians or Pakistanis? (WEIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27869.7
2) No11629.1
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied41.0
Missing37 
TOTAL399100.0
471) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Natives? (WN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30074.8
2) No9623.9
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied41.0
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
472) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and Asians? (WOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29573.8
2) No9924.8
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied51.3
Missing36 
TOTAL400100.0
473) Do you approve of marriages between - Whites and visible minorities generally? (WVIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes30477.0
2) No8621.8
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied41.0
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
474) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Roman Catholics? (PC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes35388.0
2) No4511.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
475) Do you approve of marriages between - Protestants and Jews? (PJ5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32983.1
2) No6416.2
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied20.5
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
476) Do you approve of marriages between - Jews and Roman Catholics? (JC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32481.6
2) No7017.6
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied20.5
Missing39 
TOTAL397100.0
477) 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 ease6515.2
2) A bit uneasy21550.4
3) Very uneasy14634.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
478) 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 ease8018.8
2) A bit uneasy23254.6
3) Very uneasy11326.6
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
479) 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 ease37387.1
2) A bit uneasy4911.4
3) Very uneasy61.4
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
480) 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 ease245.7
2) A bit uneasy13932.9
3) Very uneasy26061.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
481) 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 ease5212.2
2) A bit uneasy15436.2
3) Very uneasy21951.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
482) 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 ease16037.5
2) A bit uneasy21650.6
3) Very uneasy5111.9
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
483) 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 ease16639.1
2) A bit uneasy21851.3
3) Very uneasy409.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
484) 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 ease14333.5
2) A bit uneasy17240.3
3) Very uneasy11126.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
485) 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 ease38389.7
2) A bit uneasy419.6
3) Very uneasy20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
486) 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 ease23053.9
2) A bit uneasy13631.9
3) Very uneasy6114.3
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
487) 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 ease20447.7
2) A bit uneasy14934.8
3) Very uneasy7517.5
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
488) 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 ease39792.8
2) A bit uneasy307.0
3) Very uneasy10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
489) 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 ease30271.6
2) A bit uneasy10123.9
3) Very uneasy194.5
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
490) 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 ease39994.3
2) A bit uneasy235.4
3) Very uneasy10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
491) 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 ease38390.8
2) A bit uneasy368.5
3) Very uneasy30.7
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
492) 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 ease38692.1
2) A bit uneasy296.9
3) Very uneasy41.0
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
493) 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 ease37589.1
2) A bit uneasy4210.0
3) Very uneasy41.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
494) 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 ease35985.3
2) A bit uneasy5713.5
3) Very uneasy51.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
495) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Physicians (PDPHYS5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount21751.3
2) Too much money15336.2
3) Too little money204.7
4) I have no idea.317.3
9) Varies20.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
496) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Teachers (PDTEACH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount23755.8
2) Too much money10524.7
3) Too little money6415.1
4) I have no idea.194.5
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
497) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Lawyers (PDLAW5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount6816.0
2) Too much money33077.5
4) I have no idea.286.6
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
498) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Dentists (PDDENT5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount16538.9
2) Too much money23254.7
3) Too little money40.9
4) I have no idea.225.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
499) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Nurses (PDNURS5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount23254.6
2) Too much money327.5
3) Too little money14133.2
4) I have no idea.204.7
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
500) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Social workers (PDSOCWK5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount17140.3
2) Too much money6014.2
3) Too little money9923.3
4) I have no idea.9321.9
9) Varies10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
501) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Mechanics (PDMECH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount24858.6
2) Too much money8620.3
3) Too little money419.7
4) I have no idea.4711.1
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
502) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Professional athletes (PDATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount245.7
2) Too much money37287.9
3) Too little money61.4
4) I have no idea.215.0
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
503) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Politicians (PDPOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount10925.6
2) Too much money28867.6
3) Too little money163.8
4) I have no idea.122.8
9) Varies10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
504) How do you feel about the amount the following people are paid? - Average Canadians (PDAVG5)
TOTAL%
1) Right amount17441.3
2) Too much money81.9
3) Too little money20147.7
4) I have no idea.389.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
505) What is your opinion on the following? - A man and woman having sex before marriage (PREMARS5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong8419.8
2) Almost always wrong5513.0
3) Sometimes wrong13431.6
4) Not wrong at all15135.6
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
506) What is your opinion on the following? - A married person having sex with someone other than the marriage partner (XMARSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong27163.3
2) Almost always wrong10424.3
3) Sometimes wrong4911.4
4) Not wrong at all40.9
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
507) What is your opinion on the following? - Two adults of the same sex having sex (HOMOSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong25961.4
2) Almost always wrong399.2
3) Sometimes wrong5312.6
4) Not wrong at all7116.8
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
508) What is your opinion on the following? - A divorced man and woman having sex without being married (DIVSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong7016.6
2) Almost always wrong6214.7
3) Sometimes wrong9723.0
4) Not wrong at all19245.6
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
509) What is your opinion on the following? - An unmarried couple living together (COHAB5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong8119.1
2) Almost always wrong5312.5
3) Sometimes wrong8820.8
4) Not wrong at all20147.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
510) What is your opinion on the following? - An unmarried couple having children (CHSING5)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong16237.9
2) Almost always wrong7016.4
3) Sometimes wrong9823.0
4) Not wrong at all9722.7
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
511) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on the part of teenagers you know? (AIDSTNS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10224.3
2) No6816.2
3) Don't know24959.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
512) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on the part of adults you know? (AIDSADS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15236.2
2) No4711.2
3) Don't know22052.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
513) Has the existence of AIDS resulted in an alteration of sexual habits - on your part? (AIDSYOU5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12834.5
2) No24265.2
3) Don't know10.3
Missing65 
TOTAL371100.0
514) 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.112.6
2) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to persons under 18.19746.7
3) There should be laws forbidding its distribution to all ages.21250.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
515) 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) Yes36485.8
2) No5913.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
516) 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) Yes17742.3
2) No23856.9
8) Undecided30.7
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
517) 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) Yes39293.1
2) No286.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
518) 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) Yes21451.6
2) No19847.7
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
519) 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) Yes37488.2
2) No4911.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
520) 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) Yes19245.9
2) No22253.1
8) Undecided30.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
521) 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) Yes14133.8
2) No27465.7
8) Undecided20.5
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
522) 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) Yes15636.4
2) No27163.2
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
523) What is your opinion about crime and violence - Have you ever been threatened with a gun or shot at in Canada? (GUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes204.6
2) No41195.4
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
524) What is your opinion about crime and violence - Have you ever been sexually assaulted? (ASSEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes255.8
2) No40594.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
525) What is your opinion about crime and violence - During 1994, did anyone illegally enter your apartment or home? (BURGLAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes286.5
2) No40393.5
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
526) What is your opinion about crime and violence - During 1994, did anyone take something from you by using force? (ROBBERY5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes112.6
2) No42097.4
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
527) 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 agree286.7
2) Agree14935.8
3) Disagree14334.4
4) Strongly disagree9522.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
528) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Anyone who works hard will rise to the top. (CHANCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4310.2
2) Agree15336.3
3) Disagree18844.5
4) Strongly disagree348.1
9) Varied40.9
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
529) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - On the whole, immigration is a good thing for Canada. (IMGOOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree327.6
2) Agree23756.0
3) Disagree12128.6
4) Strongly disagree327.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
530) 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 agree7116.9
2) Agree23154.9
3) Disagree11026.1
4) Strongly disagree71.7
9) Varied20.5
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
531) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The death penalty should be exercised in some instances. (CAPPUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree20849.1
2) Agree15035.4
3) Disagree307.1
4) Strongly disagree337.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
532) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - A person should retire at age 65, regardless of health. (RETIRE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8820.7
2) Agree12328.9
3) Disagree17140.1
4) Strongly disagree429.9
8) Undecided20.5
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
533) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Most of the time people try to be helpful. (PHELP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5112.0
2) Agree35382.9
3) Disagree194.5
4) Strongly disagree20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
534) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Everything's relative. (RELTIVE5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4512.1
2) Agree21758.3
3) Disagree9224.7
4) Strongly disagree174.6
9) Varied10.3
Missing64 
TOTAL372100.0
535) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The Young Offenders Act needs to be toughened. (YOA5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree28165.8
2) Agree13130.7
3) Disagree112.6
4) Strongly disagree30.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
536) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Sex education should be offered in public schools. (SEXSCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13632.1
2) Agree21751.2
3) Disagree5212.3
4) Strongly disagree194.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
537) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - The overemphasis on individual rights is making social life difficult. (RIGHTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13532.2
2) Agree21451.1
3) Disagree6716.0
4) Strongly disagree30.7
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
538) 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 agree10925.6
2) Agree19345.3
3) Disagree7216.9
4) Strongly disagree5112.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
539) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Homosexuals should be eligible for ordination as ministers or priests. (HOMORD5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4611.1
2) Agree9121.9
3) Disagree11126.7
4) Strongly disagree16539.8
8) Undecided20.5
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
540) 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 agree122.9
2) Agree8119.4
3) Disagree30172.0
4) Strongly disagree215.0
9) Varied30.7
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
541) How much do you agree/disagree with the following statement? - Immigrants to Canada have an obligation to learn Canadian ways. (IMMIGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree19645.7
2) Agree21349.7
3) Disagree112.6
4) Strongly disagree81.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
542) 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 agree20347.7
2) Agree19044.6
3) Disagree204.7
4) Strongly disagree122.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
543) 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 agree22653.3
2) Agree18643.9
3) Disagree71.7
4) Strongly disagree40.9
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
544) How important is the following to Canadians - Honesty. (PVHON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28767.1
2) Somewhat important11125.9
3) Not very important286.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
545) How important is the following to Canadians? - Generosity (PVGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15837.3
2) Somewhat important22152.1
3) Not very important429.9
4) Not at all important10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
546) How important is the following to Canadians? - Family life (PVFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important25459.5
2) Somewhat important12930.2
3) Not very important4310.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
547) How important is the following to Canadians? - Concern for others (PVCON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15636.7
2) Somewhat important19846.6
3) Not very important6715.8
4) Not at all important40.9
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
548) How important is the following to Canadians? - A comfortable life (PVCOMF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24858.1
2) Somewhat important16638.9
3) Not very important133.0
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
549) How important is the following to Canadians? - Spirituality (PVSPIR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important8820.8
2) Somewhat important16839.6
3) Not very important15235.8
4) Not at all important153.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
550) How important is the following to Canadians? - Being loved (PVLOVED5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28767.7
2) Somewhat important12730.0
3) Not very important92.1
4) Not at all important10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
551) How important is the following to Canadians? - Cultural group background (PVCULGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important6315.1
2) Somewhat important21852.3
3) Not very important12229.3
4) Not at all important143.4
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
552) How important is the following to Canadians? - Being a Canadian (PVCAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24457.3
2) Somewhat important13331.2
3) Not very important4410.3
4) Not at all important51.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
553) 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 agree11025.9
2) Agree16238.2
3) Disagree13431.6
4) Strongly disagree174.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
554) How much do you agree with the following? - The use of marijuana should be legalized. (MARIJ5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree225.2
2) Agree6014.2
3) Disagree17341.0
4) Strongly disagree16539.1
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
555) How much do you agree with the following? - Public schools should offer courses in religion. (PUBREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree429.9
2) Agree16137.9
3) Disagree15235.8
4) Strongly disagree6715.8
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
556) 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 agree399.1
2) Agree8419.5
3) Disagree17039.5
4) Strongly disagree13330.9
8) Undecided30.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
557) How much do you agree with the following? - Homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as other Canadians. (HOMORTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree6214.8
2) Agree18243.4
3) Disagree10625.3
4) Strongly disagree6415.3
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied41.0
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
558) 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 agree214.9
2) Agree317.3
3) Disagree16639.0
4) Strongly disagree20748.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
559) How much do you agree with the following? - Winters in Canada seem to be getting warmer. (WINTER5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree266.2
2) Agree25761.5
3) Disagree11126.6
4) Strongly disagree225.3
8) Undecided20.5
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
560) How much do you agree with the following? - Discipline in most homes today is not strict enough. (DISCIP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13732.2
2) Agree24758.1
3) Disagree317.3
4) Strongly disagree51.2
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied30.7
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
561) How much do you agree with the following? - Religion's influence is increasing in Canadian life. (RELINFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree51.2
2) Agree5112.2
3) Disagree28969.3
4) Strongly disagree7016.8
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
562) 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 agree225.2
2) Agree9522.4
3) Disagree24958.7
4) Strongly disagree5513.0
8) Undecided30.7
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
563) How much do you agree with the following? - In general, women drive cars as well as men. (FECAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree12028.0
2) Agree24857.8
3) Disagree4811.2
4) Strongly disagree122.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
564) How much do you agree with the following? - Police should be allowed to set speed traps to catch speeding motorists. (POLTRAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree13230.9
2) Agree21349.9
3) Disagree6214.5
4) Strongly disagree194.4
8) Undecided10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
565) How much do you agree with the following? - There will likely be another world war within the next 25 years. (WAR255)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree276.7
2) Agree9724.0
3) Disagree22154.6
4) Strongly disagree5513.6
8) Undecided41.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing31 
TOTAL405100.0
566) How much do you agree with the following? - What's right or wrong is a matter of personal opinion. (OPINION5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree409.7
2) Agree13232.0
3) Disagree17141.5
4) Strongly disagree6616.0
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied20.5
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
567) How much do you agree with the following? - Some UFO's are from other planets. (UFO5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree164.2
2) Agree11831.1
3) Disagree14638.5
4) Strongly disagree8622.7
8) Undecided133.4
Missing57 
TOTAL379100.0
568) 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 agree245.7
2) Agree22152.5
3) Disagree15536.8
4) Strongly disagree215.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
569) 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 agree4911.7
2) Agree31976.1
3) Disagree378.8
4) Strongly disagree133.1
9) Varied10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
570) 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 agree11126.1
2) Agree26462.0
3) Disagree409.4
4) Strongly disagree71.6
8) Undecided40.9
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
571) 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 agree22552.4
2) Agree19044.3
3) Disagree112.6
4) Strongly disagree30.7
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
572) How much do you agree with the following? - The atomic bomb should not have been used against Japan. (ABOMB5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8019.6
2) Agree9924.3
3) Disagree15838.7
4) Strongly disagree6616.2
8) Undecided41.0
9) Varied10.2
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
573) How much do you agree with the following? - Most of the time people are just looking out for themselves. (PSELVES5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree5914.0
2) Agree27064.0
3) Disagree9021.3
4) Strongly disagree20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
574) 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 agree9121.7
2) Agree26462.9
3) Disagree5613.3
4) Strongly disagree51.2
9) Varied41.0
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
575) How much do you agree with the following? - In general, values in Canada have been changing for the worse. (CHVALS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree7718.3
2) Agree22453.2
3) Disagree10524.9
4) Strongly disagree92.1
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied41.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
576) About how often do you - Listen to music? (MUSIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily24959.0
2) Several times a week9823.2
3) About once a week276.4
4) 2-3 times a month163.8
5) About once a month133.1
6) Hardly ever184.3
7) Never10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
577) About how often do you - Go to a movie? (MOVIE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.5
3) About once a week61.4
4) 2-3 times a month184.2
5) About once a month388.9
6) Hardly ever25960.9
7) Never10224.0
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
578) About how often do you - Follow sports? (SPORTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10825.7
2) Several times a week7116.9
3) About once a week5613.3
4) 2-3 times a month419.8
5) About once a month184.3
6) Hardly ever8520.2
7) Never419.8
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
579) About how often do you - Read a newspaper? (PAPER5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily29970.7
2) Several times a week6916.3
3) About once a week378.7
4) 2-3 times a month51.2
5) About once a month20.5
6) Hardly ever92.1
7) Never10.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
580) About how often do you - Read books? (BOOKS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily13532.0
2) Several times a week8419.9
3) About once a week378.8
4) 2-3 times a month409.5
5) About once a month5513.0
6) Hardly ever5813.7
7) Never133.1
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
581) About how often do you - Play cards for money? (CARDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily30.7
2) Several times a week41.0
3) About once a week81.9
4) 2-3 times a month41.0
5) About once a month163.8
6) Hardly ever9923.6
7) Never28568.0
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
582) About how often do you - Spend time with your family? (FAMILY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily23055.7
2) Several times a week7718.6
3) About once a week4510.9
4) 2-3 times a month256.1
5) About once a month215.1
6) Hardly ever92.2
7) Never51.2
9) Varies10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
583) About how often do you - Read the Bible/other Scripture? (BIBLE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4811.5
2) Several times a week245.7
3) About once a week5212.4
4) 2-3 times a month204.8
5) About once a month276.5
6) Hardly ever10725.6
7) Never14033.5
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
584) About how often do you - Go out for a relaxing meal? (OUTMEAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily30.7
2) Several times a week245.6
3) About once a week7517.6
4) 2-3 times a month10224.0
5) About once a month14834.8
6) Hardly ever6715.8
7) Never61.4
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
585) About how often do you - Attend a sports event? (SPEVENT5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week51.2
3) About once a week143.3
4) 2-3 times a month307.2
5) About once a month5312.6
6) Hardly ever21150.4
7) Never10625.3
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
586) About how often do you - Keep up with the news? (QNEWS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily37889.6
2) Several times a week317.3
3) About once a week71.7
4) 2-3 times a month40.9
6) Hardly ever10.2
7) Never10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
587) About how often do you - Attend a play? (PLAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.5
3) About once a week41.0
4) 2-3 times a month112.6
5) About once a month5914.0
6) Hardly ever22753.9
7) Never11828.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
588) About how often do you - Exercise? (EXCISE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily11728.1
2) Several times a week12329.5
3) About once a week5713.7
4) 2-3 times a month276.5
5) About once a month122.9
6) Hardly ever5412.9
7) Never276.5
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
589) About how often do you - Spend time with friends? (FRIENDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4210.1
2) Several times a week12028.9
3) About once a week13031.3
4) 2-3 times a month6014.5
5) About once a month4711.3
6) Hardly ever133.1
7) Never30.7
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
590) About how often do you - Say table grace? (GRACE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily9021.8
2) Several times a week174.1
3) About once a week225.3
4) 2-3 times a month133.1
5) About once a month184.4
6) Hardly ever10224.7
7) Never15136.6
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
591) About how often do you - Watch videos at home? (VIDEOS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily71.7
2) Several times a week215.1
3) About once a week5814.0
4) 2-3 times a month8620.7
5) About once a month7518.1
6) Hardly ever10525.3
7) Never6315.2
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
592) About how often do you - Dance? (DANCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily30.7
2) Several times a week41.0
3) About once a week71.7
4) 2-3 times a month143.3
5) About once a month5412.9
6) Hardly ever20749.3
7) Never13131.2
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
593) About how often do you - Buy a lottery ticket? (LOTTERY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily102.4
2) Several times a week6415.2
3) About once a week10925.9
4) 2-3 times a month5112.1
5) About once a month378.8
6) Hardly ever6916.4
7) Never8119.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
594) About how often do you - Smoke cigarettes? (SMOKE5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily5813.7
2) Several times a week20.5
3) About once a week20.5
4) 2-3 times a month20.5
6) Hardly ever122.8
7) Never34882.1
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
595) About how often do you - Read your horoscope? (HORSCOP5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily4811.3
2) Several times a week348.0
3) About once a week266.1
4) 2-3 times a month133.1
5) About once a month286.6
6) Hardly ever11627.4
7) Never15937.5
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
596) About how often do you - Watch religious TV programs? (RELIGTV5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily30.7
2) Several times a week122.9
3) About once a week4310.3
4) 2-3 times a month143.3
5) About once a month358.4
6) Hardly ever12630.1
7) Never18544.3
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
597) About how often do you - Play bingo? (BINGO5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.5
3) About once a week71.7
4) 2-3 times a month30.7
5) About once a month71.7
6) Hardly ever4711.1
7) Never35684.4
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
598) About how often do you - Go out to a lounge or bar? (BAR5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week51.2
3) About once a week153.5
4) 2-3 times a month163.8
5) About once a month245.7
6) Hardly ever13030.7
7) Never23355.1
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
599) About how often do you - Engage in a hobby? (HOBBY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily5212.6
2) Several times a week10926.4
3) About once a week6114.8
4) 2-3 times a month4711.4
5) About once a month4210.2
6) Hardly ever6616.0
7) Never368.7
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
600) About how often do you - Engage in sex? (SEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily30.8
2) Several times a week5313.7
3) About once a week8120.9
4) 2-3 times a month6115.7
5) About once a month4812.4
6) Hardly ever6617.0
7) Never7519.3
9) Varies10.3
Missing48 
TOTAL388100.0
601) About how often do you - Play a sport? (PSPORT5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily20.5
2) Several times a week5012.1
3) About once a week399.5
4) 2-3 times a month286.8
5) About once a month266.3
6) Hardly ever10926.5
7) Never15838.3
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
602) About how often do you - Read magazines? (MAGS5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily6415.1
2) Several times a week13932.9
3) About once a week7618.0
4) 2-3 times a month6615.6
5) About once a month399.2
6) Hardly ever327.6
7) Never61.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
603) About how often do you - Pray privately? (PRAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily14835.3
2) Several times a week6114.6
3) About once a week245.7
4) 2-3 times a month153.6
5) About once a month296.9
6) Hardly ever6315.0
7) Never7918.9
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
604) About how often do you - Visit an art gallery? (ART5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily10.2
3) About once a week10.2
4) 2-3 times a month71.7
5) About once a month327.6
6) Hardly ever21952.3
7) Never15837.7
9) Varies10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
605) About how often do you - Drink alcohol? (DRINK5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily327.6
2) Several times a week6415.2
3) About once a week6715.9
4) 2-3 times a month5212.3
5) About once a month296.9
6) Hardly ever8319.7
7) Never9522.5
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
606) About how often do you - Go to a ballet? (BALLET5)
TOTAL%
5) About once a month92.2
6) Hardly ever9723.3
7) Never31174.6
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
607) About how often do you - Play video gambling machines? (VIDGAMB5)
TOTAL%
2) Several times a week51.2
3) About once a week61.4
4) 2-3 times a month41.0
5) About once a month81.9
6) Hardly ever5112.1
7) Never34782.4
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
608) About how often do you - Bet on a horse race? (BETRACE5)
TOTAL%
3) About once a week20.5
4) 2-3 times a month20.5
5) About once a month10.2
6) Hardly ever5011.9
7) Never36586.9
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
609) About how often do you - Use a computer? (COMPUT5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily8420.0
2) Several times a week4210.0
3) About once a week163.8
4) 2-3 times a month163.8
5) About once a month163.8
6) Hardly ever6214.7
7) Never18543.9
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
610) About how often do you - Use e-mail/Internet? (EMAIL5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily266.3
2) Several times a week174.1
3) About once a week30.7
4) 2-3 times a month71.7
5) About once a month51.2
6) Hardly ever327.7
7) Never32478.3
Missing22 
TOTAL414100.0
611) About how often do you - Sit and think? (SITHINK5)
TOTAL%
1) Daily22854.0
2) Several times a week9021.3
3) About once a week4410.4
4) 2-3 times a month174.0
5) About once a month133.1
6) Hardly ever225.2
7) Never81.9
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
612) Do you swim? (SWIM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21551.7
2) No, I don't know how.10024.0
3) No, but I do know how.10124.3
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
613) Are you a member of the following group? - A private club (MEMPRIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes80100.0
Missing356 
TOTAL80100.0
614) Are you a member of the following group? - A labor union (MEMUNIO5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes93100.0
Missing343 
TOTAL93100.0
615) Are you a member of the following group? - A political group (MEMPOLI5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes60100.0
Missing376 
TOTAL60100.0
616) Are you a member of the following group? - A service club (MEMSERV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes80100.0
Missing356 
TOTAL80100.0
617) Are you a member of the following group? - A sports group (MEMSPOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78100.0
Missing358 
TOTAL78100.0
618) Are you a member of the following group? - A hobby-related group (MEMHOBB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes77100.0
Missing359 
TOTAL77100.0
619) Are you a member of the following group? - A support group (MEMSUP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36100.0
Missing400 
TOTAL36100.0
620) Are you a member of the following group? - A nationality group (MEMNAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22100.0
Missing414 
TOTAL22100.0
621) Are you a member of the following group? - A church/synagogue/temple (MEMCHUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes191100.0
Missing245 
TOTAL191100.0
622) Are you a member of the following group? - A fraternity or sorority (MEMGREE5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32100.0
Missing404 
TOTAL32100.0
623) Are you a member of the following group? - A farm organization (MEMFARM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8100.0
Missing428 
TOTAL8100.0
624) Are you a member of the following group? - Any other group (MEMOTH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, unspecified23.0
2) Professional2435.8
3) Seniors1014.9
4) Interest811.9
5) Social service46.0
6) Community association69.0
9) Other1319.4
Missing369 
TOTAL67100.0
625) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs - News. (TVNEWS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often35783.0
2) Fairly often5312.3
3) Sometimes112.6
4) Seldom61.4
5) Never30.7
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
626) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Comedy in general (TVCOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often8219.4
2) Fairly often14333.9
3) Sometimes13131.0
4) Seldom5011.8
5) Never153.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
627) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Talk shows (TVTALK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4611.1
2) Fairly often7317.6
3) Sometimes12028.9
4) Seldom11126.7
5) Never6515.7
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
628) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Movies (TVMOV5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7918.9
2) Fairly often13031.1
3) Sometimes14234.0
4) Seldom5412.9
5) Never133.1
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
629) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Sports (TVSPORT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often8520.4
2) Fairly often10425.0
3) Sometimes9422.6
4) Seldom9222.1
5) Never419.9
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
630) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Sitcoms (TVSIT)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4210.6
2) Fairly often7218.1
3) Sometimes11127.9
4) Seldom8220.6
5) Never9022.6
9) Varied10.3
Missing38 
TOTAL398100.0
631) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Soaps (TVSOAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4410.5
2) Fairly often266.2
3) Sometimes276.4
4) Seldom6014.3
5) Never26462.7
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
632) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Drama (TVDRAMA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5212.6
2) Fairly often10826.2
3) Sometimes13031.5
4) Seldom7417.9
5) Never4911.9
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
633) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Game shows (TVGAME5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often4410.6
2) Fairly often7016.9
3) Sometimes10425.1
4) Seldom9021.7
5) Never10725.8
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
634) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Educational (TVEDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5613.4
2) Fairly often17140.8
3) Sometimes12830.5
4) Seldom4410.5
5) Never204.8
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
635) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Religious (TVRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Very often143.4
2) Fairly often379.0
3) Sometimes8520.6
4) Seldom11126.9
5) Never16540.0
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
636) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Weather (TVWEATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often24056.5
2) Fairly often11025.9
3) Sometimes5011.8
4) Seldom153.5
5) Never102.4
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
637) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Documentaries (TVDOC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often11828.0
2) Fairly often15637.0
3) Sometimes11126.3
4) Seldom276.4
5) Never102.4
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
638) To what extent do you tend to watch the following types of TV programs? - Music (TVMUSIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often7818.5
2) Fairly often11427.1
3) Sometimes14734.9
4) Seldom6515.4
5) Never174.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
639) What do you want to know first about a movie? (MOVNB5)
TOTAL%
1) Who's in it.245.7
2) What's in it.12529.6
3) Both16639.3
4) I don't go to movies.10725.4
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
640) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (FNEWSN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian12192.4
2) American96.9
9) Varied10.8
Missing305 
TOTAL131100.0
641) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (FNEWSG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male10882.4
2) Female2216.8
9) Varied10.8
Missing305 
TOTAL131100.0
642) Do you have a favorite - Newscaster? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVNEWS5)
TOTAL%
101) 2015.3
102) 2519.1
103) 32.3
105) 43.1
106) 10.8
107) 10.8
108) 10.8
109) 10.8
110) 10.8
113) 64.6
114) 86.1
115) 10.8
116) 43.1
118) 2216.8
119) 21.5
121) 32.3
122) 64.6
123) 21.5
125) 10.8
128) 86.1
130) 10.8
201) 10.8
202) 21.5
203) 32.3
209) 10.8
211) 10.8
299) 10.8
999) 10.8
Missing305 
TOTAL131100.0
643) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (FSINGN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian5337.9
2) American5136.4
3) Other2618.6
4) Don't know85.7
9) Varied21.4
Missing296 
TOTAL140100.0
644) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (FSINGG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male7755.0
2) Female5942.1
3) Mixed21.4
9) Varied21.4
Missing296 
TOTAL140100.0
645) Do you have a favorite - Singer? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVSING5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL140251.75134
646) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (FATHN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian6169.3
2) American1719.3
3) Other22.3
4) Don't know89.1
Missing348 
TOTAL88100.0
647) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (FATHG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male7686.4
2) Female1213.6
Missing348 
TOTAL88100.0
648) Do you have a favorite - Athlete? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVATH5)
TOTAL%
1) 33.4
2) 11.1
4) 22.3
8) 11.1
9) 1820.5
10) 11.1
14) 22.3
15) 11.1
18) 11.1
20) 33.4
29) 11.1
50) 11.1
58) 22.3
59) 11.1
60) 11.1
61) 11.1
69) 11.1
74) 44.5
81) 55.7
84) 33.4
88) 11.1
90) 1011.4
93) 11.1
94) 11.1
99) 2225.0
Missing348 
TOTAL88100.0
649) Do you have a favorite - Author? (FAUTHN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian2323.2
2) American3434.3
3) Other44.0
4) Don't know3535.4
9) Varied33.0
Missing337 
TOTAL99100.0
650) Do you have a favorite - Author? (FAUTHG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male6666.7
2) Female3030.3
9) Varied33.0
Missing337 
TOTAL99100.0
651) Do you have a favorite - Author? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVAUTH5)
TOTAL%
1) 33.0
2) 11.0
4) 11.0
6) 44.0
12) 11.0
14) 22.0
15) 11.0
23) 33.0
26) 11.0
28) 33.0
29) 11.0
30) 66.1
31) 22.0
33) 33.0
37) 22.0
38) 11.0
44) 11.0
45) 11.0
50) 11.0
55) 11.0
57) 55.1
58) 11.0
99) 5454.5
Missing337 
TOTAL99100.0
652) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (FTVN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian2738.0
2) American3650.7
3) Other11.4
4) Don't know79.9
Missing365 
TOTAL71100.0
653) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (FTVG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male4056.3
2) Female2839.4
3) Mixed34.2
Missing365 
TOTAL71100.0
654) Do you have a favorite - TV personality? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVTV5)
TOTAL%
99) 1318.3
103) 11.4
107) 11.4
109) 11.4
111) 11.4
112) 34.2
113) 11.4
123) 11.4
127) 22.8
128) 34.2
201) 11.4
203) 11.4
209) 34.2
210) 11.4
211) 22.8
214) 11.4
216) 11.4
217) 11.4
218) 45.6
219) 11.4
220) 11.4
223) 11.4
231) 11.4
232) 11.4
248) 912.7
299) 79.9
399) 11.4
499) 79.9
Missing365 
TOTAL71100.0
655) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (FACTN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian1215.0
2) American5771.3
3) Other78.8
4) Don't know45.0
Missing356 
TOTAL80100.0
656) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (FACTG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male5771.3
2) Female2227.5
3) Mixed11.3
Missing356 
TOTAL80100.0
657) Do you have a favorite - Actor/actress? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVACT5)
TOTAL%
199) 1215.0
204) 33.8
208) 22.5
211) 67.5
212) 11.3
213) 22.5
214) 11.3
216) 78.8
218) 11.3
220) 11.3
223) 11.3
225) 11.3
228) 11.3
229) 11.3
230) 22.5
234) 11.3
235) 11.3
236) 11.3
240) 22.5
242) 11.3
245) 11.3
246) 11.3
254) 22.5
262) 22.5
263) 11.3
264) 45.0
266) 11.3
269) 11.3
299) 810.0
306) 22.5
317) 22.5
326) 33.8
499) 45.0
Missing356 
TOTAL80100.0
658) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (FJOURNN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian5690.3
2) American58.1
4) Don't know11.6
Missing374 
TOTAL62100.0
659) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (FJOURNG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male4775.8
2) Female1524.2
Missing374 
TOTAL62100.0
660) Do you have a favorite - Journalist? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVJOUR5)
TOTAL%
106) 34.8
108) 23.2
111) 11.6
114) 11.6
115) 11.6
116) 23.2
117) 11.6
119) 11.6
120) 11.6
121) 11.6
122) 11.6
126) 23.2
127) 23.2
131) 11.6
132) 11.6
134) 34.8
137) 23.2
139) 34.8
195) 11.6
199) 2641.3
202) 23.2
205) 11.6
214) 11.6
299) 23.2
499) 11.6
Missing373 
TOTAL63100.0
661) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (FPOLN5)
TOTAL%
1) Canadian6890.7
2) American11.3
3) Other34.0
4) Don't know34.0
Missing361 
TOTAL75100.0
662) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (FPOLG5)
TOTAL%
1) Male6789.3
2) Female810.7
Missing361 
TOTAL75100.0
663) Do you have a favorite - Politician? (See summary documentation for available value labels.) (FAVPOL5)
TOTAL%
101) 1621.3
102) 34.0
103) 34.0
104) 45.3
107) 34.0
116) 11.3
119) 22.7
120) 11.3
121) 11.3
124) 11.3
126) 22.7
127) 68.0
128) 22.7
129) 22.7
131) 22.7
132) 56.7
139) 79.3
149) 45.3
199) 34.0
201) 11.3
306) 22.7
307) 11.3
499) 34.0
Missing361 
TOTAL75100.0
664) How often would you say you usually spend watching TV each week? (TV5)
TOTAL%
1) 1-5 hours7116.6
2) 6-10 hours11426.6
3) 11-15 hours8820.5
4) 16-30 hours11226.1
5) More than 30 hours378.6
6) Rarely or never61.4
9) Varies10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
665) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NHL (SNHL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5814.2
2) Fairly often5613.7
3) Sometimes11227.5
4) Seldom8420.6
5) Never9824.0
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
666) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro golf (SGOLF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often163.9
2) Fairly often4410.8
3) Sometimes9623.6
4) Seldom9924.4
5) Never15137.2
Missing30 
TOTAL406100.0
667) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Curling (SCURL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often174.2
2) Fairly often348.4
3) Sometimes9022.2
4) Seldom10626.1
5) Never15838.9
9) Varied10.2
Missing30 
TOTAL406100.0
668) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NBA (SNBA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often61.5
2) Fairly often153.8
3) Sometimes358.8
4) Seldom10025.3
5) Never24060.6
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
669) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro tennis (STENN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often92.2
2) Fairly often215.2
3) Sometimes5714.1
4) Seldom10927.0
5) Never20751.4
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
670) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The NFL (SNFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often235.7
2) Fairly often297.2
3) Sometimes7819.4
4) Seldom9323.1
5) Never17944.5
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
671) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - American college sports (SAMCOL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often30.7
2) Fairly often71.7
3) Sometimes317.7
4) Seldom9924.6
5) Never26365.3
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
672) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Figure skating (SSKATE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often5813.7
2) Fairly often8520.0
3) Sometimes16037.7
4) Seldom8219.3
5) Never399.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
673) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Major League Baseball (SMLB5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often6014.6
2) Fairly often6816.5
3) Sometimes10325.0
4) Seldom8320.1
5) Never9823.8
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
674) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Car racing (SCAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often61.5
2) Fairly often307.4
3) Sometimes8320.3
4) Seldom10525.7
5) Never18445.1
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
675) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - The CFL (SCFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often379.1
2) Fairly often5112.6
3) Sometimes8420.7
4) Seldom7418.2
5) Never16039.4
Missing30 
TOTAL406100.0
676) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Pro wrestling (FWREST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often71.7
2) Fairly often92.2
3) Sometimes389.3
4) Seldom6014.7
5) Never29572.1
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
677) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Skiing (SSKI5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often82.0
2) Fairly often245.9
3) Sometimes13332.4
4) Seldom11728.5
5) Never12831.2
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
678) How often do you watch the following sport on television? - Canadian university sports (SCANUNI5)
TOTAL%
1) Very often51.2
2) Fairly often112.7
3) Sometimes7317.8
4) Seldom11026.9
5) Never21051.3
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
679) Have you done the following in the past year - Taken a holiday. (HOLIDAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32075.3
2) No10524.7
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
680) During the past year, have you - Switched jobs? (SWJOBS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes317.7
2) No37292.3
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
681) During the past year, have you - Traveled outside of your home province? (OUTPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29268.9
2) No13231.1
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
682) During the past year, have you - Traveled outside of North America? (OUTNAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7618.1
2) No34381.9
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
683) During the past year, have you - Taken a university or college course? (COURSEU5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes266.3
2) No39093.8
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
684) During the past year, have you - Taken a personal-development course? (COURSED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7518.2
2) No33881.8
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
685) During the past year, have you - Spent time in a hospital? (HOSPIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8821.2
2) No32778.8
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
686) During the past year, have you - Traveled to the United States? (US5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes19947.6
2) No21952.4
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
687) How much do you enjoy the following - Music. (JOYMUSI5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal20149.3
2) Quite a bit13232.4
3) Some6515.9
4) Little or none102.5
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
688) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Friendship? (JPYFDS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal24357.4
2) Quite a bit15035.5
3) Some296.9
4) Little or none10.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
689) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Television? (JOYTV5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8519.9
2) Quite a bit18944.3
3) Some14233.3
4) Little or none102.3
9) Varied10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
690) How much enjoyment do you receive from - The city or town you live in? (JOYCITY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal9723.5
2) Quite a bit21050.8
3) Some9222.3
4) Little or none143.4
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
691) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your house or apartment? (JOYHOUS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal20348.1
2) Quite a bit17741.9
3) Some399.2
4) Little or none20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
692) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Household work? (JOYHWOR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal4110.1
2) Quite a bit11929.5
3) Some17643.6
4) Little or none6816.8
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
693) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your religious group (JOYCHUR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5715.4
2) Quite a bit8823.8
3) Some9124.7
4) Little or none13336.0
Missing67 
TOTAL369100.0
694) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Sports? (JOYSPOR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7117.8
2) Quite a bit8721.8
3) Some14035.1
4) Little or none10125.3
Missing37 
TOTAL399100.0
695) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your mother? (JOYMOM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal8142.0
2) Quite a bit5930.6
3) Some3116.1
4) Little or none2211.4
Missing243 
TOTAL193100.0
696) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your marriage/relationship? (JOYMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal24168.3
2) Quite a bit8223.2
3) Some215.9
4) Little or none92.5
Missing83 
TOTAL353100.0
697) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your father? (JOYDAD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal5340.2
2) Quite a bit3123.5
3) Some1410.6
4) Little or none3425.8
Missing304 
TOTAL132100.0
698) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Brother(s) or sister(s)? (JOYSIB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal11233.7
2) Quite a bit11434.3
3) Some8625.9
4) Little or none206.0
Missing104 
TOTAL332100.0
699) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your child/children? (JOYCHIL5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal26974.3
2) Quite a bit7420.4
3) Some113.0
4) Little or none82.2
Missing74 
TOTAL362100.0
700) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your job? (JOYJOB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal7430.3
2) Quite a bit10543.0
3) Some4116.8
4) Little or none239.4
9) Varied10.4
Missing192 
TOTAL244100.0
701) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your pet(s)? (JOYPET5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal9138.6
2) Quite a bit7029.7
3) Some2711.4
4) Little or none4820.3
Missing200 
TOTAL236100.0
702) How much enjoyment do you receive from - Your family life generally? (JOYFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal25863.1
2) Quite a bit12530.6
3) Some225.4
4) Little or none41.0
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
703) How closely do you follow - The NHL? (NHL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely6014.2
2) Fairly closely8921.0
3) Not very closely12028.3
4) Not closely at all15536.6
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
704) How closely do you follow - The CFL? (CFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely317.4
2) Fairly closely6715.9
3) Not very closely11226.6
4) Not closely at all21150.1
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
705) How closely do you follow - Major League Baseball? (MLB)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely4811.5
2) Fairly closely8821.0
3) Not very closely11627.7
4) Not closely at all16739.9
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
706) How closely do you follow - The NFL? (NFL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely153.6
2) Fairly closely337.9
3) Not very closely10926.0
4) Not closely at all26362.6
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
707) How closely do you follow - The NBA? (NBA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely61.4
2) Fairly closely133.1
3) Not very closely8720.8
4) Not closely at all31274.6
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
708) 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.225.4
2) I'd be happy, but only if the CFL continued to operate.348.4
3) I don't want to see the NFL come to Canada.8420.7
4) I don't really care much either way.26565.4
Missing31 
TOTAL405100.0
709) How well does the following describe Americans? - Risk-takers (ARISK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well9624.6
2) Fairly well22958.6
3) Not very well5413.8
4) Not well at all112.8
8) Undecided10.3
Missing45 
TOTAL391100.0
710) How well does the following describe Americans? - Generous (AGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well4611.7
2) Fairly well20953.3
3) Not very well12331.4
4) Not well at all133.3
8) Undecided10.3
Missing44 
TOTAL392100.0
711) How well does the following describe Americans? - Confident (ACONFID5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well12933.1
2) Fairly well20853.3
3) Not very well4311.0
4) Not well at all82.1
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied10.3
Missing46 
TOTAL390100.0
712) How well does the following describe Americans? - World's best at what they do (ABEST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well277.2
2) Fairly well16744.3
3) Not very well14337.9
4) Not well at all3810.1
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied10.3
Missing59 
TOTAL377100.0
713) How well does the following describe Americans? - Patriotic (APAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well25362.6
2) Fairly well12029.7
3) Not very well215.2
4) Not well at all92.2
8) Undecided10.2
Missing32 
TOTAL404100.0
714) How important is the following to you? - A comfortable life (VCOMF5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28065.1
2) Somewhat important14734.2
3) Not very important30.7
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
715) How important is the following to you? - Friendship (VFD5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31673.7
2) Somewhat important10724.9
3) Not very important61.4
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
716) How important is the following to you? - Excitement (VEXCITE5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important4711.1
2) Somewhat important20147.5
3) Not very important16037.8
4) Not important at all153.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
717) How important is the following to you? - A rewarding career (VCAREER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important17946.4
2) Somewhat important15038.9
3) Not very important389.8
4) Not important at all194.9
Missing50 
TOTAL386100.0
718) How important is the following to you? - Freedom (VFREEDO5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important38289.5
2) Somewhat important4410.3
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
719) How important is the following to you? - Spirituality (VSPIRIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16840.1
2) Somewhat important14334.1
3) Not very important6716.0
4) Not important at all419.8
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
720) How important is the following to you? - Your cultural background (VCULGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important8921.3
2) Somewhat important15938.0
3) Not very important12730.4
4) Not important at all4310.3
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
721) How important is the following to you? - Privacy (VPRIVAC5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32675.6
2) Somewhat important10023.2
3) Not very important40.9
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
722) How important is the following to you? - Recognition (VRECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important11026.5
2) Somewhat important20950.4
3) Not very important8721.0
4) Not important at all92.2
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
723) How important is the following to you? - Family life (VFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important37287.7
2) Somewhat important4711.1
3) Not very important51.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
724) How important is the following to you? - Humor (VHUMOUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27966.0
2) Somewhat important13932.9
3) Not very important51.2
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
725) How important is the following to you? - Being loved (VLOVED5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important32676.3
2) Somewhat important9321.8
3) Not very important81.9
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
726) How important is the following to you? - Reliability (VRELY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important35482.7
2) Somewhat important7317.1
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
727) How important is the following to you? - Kindness (VKIND5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important34580.2
2) Somewhat important8118.8
3) Not very important40.9
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
728) How important is the following to you? - Religion (VRELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important16438.5
2) Somewhat important12729.8
3) Not very important8520.0
4) Not important at all5011.7
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
729) How important is the following to you? - Honesty (VHON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39592.1
2) Somewhat important337.7
3) Not very important10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
730) How important is the following to you? - Creativity (VCREAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important14935.5
2) Somewhat important22854.3
3) Not very important4310.2
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
731) How important is the following to you? - Forgiveness (VFORGIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important25159.3
2) Somewhat important15235.9
3) Not very important204.7
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
732) How important is the following to you? - Intelligence (VINTEL5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21851.4
2) Somewhat important18944.6
3) Not very important163.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
733) How important is the following to you? - Generosity (VGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23054.2
2) Somewhat important18543.6
3) Not very important92.1
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
734) How important is the following to you? - Cleanliness (VCLEAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31072.6
2) Somewhat important11326.5
3) Not very important40.9
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
735) How important is the following to you? - Friendliness (VFDLY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important30070.3
2) Somewhat important12429.0
3) Not very important30.7
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
736) How important is the following to you? - Imagination (VIMAGIN5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important15136.0
2) Somewhat important22954.7
3) Not very important389.1
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
737) How important is the following to you? - Politeness (VPOLIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important28266.5
2) Somewhat important13531.8
3) Not very important71.7
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
738) How important is the following to you? - Working hard (VWORK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important27264.6
2) Somewhat important13933.0
3) Not very important92.1
4) Not important at all10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
739) How important is the following to you? - Concern for others (VCON5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important29569.4
2) Somewhat important12529.4
3) Not very important51.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
740) How important is the following to you? - Success in what you do (VSUCCES5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important23054.8
2) Somewhat important17742.1
3) Not very important133.1
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
741) How important is the following to you? - Being a Canadian (VCANADA5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31273.4
2) Somewhat important9221.6
3) Not very important184.2
4) Not important at all30.7
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
742) Do you happen to know - The name of our current prime minister? (PM5)
TOTAL%
2) Yes, correct425100.0
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
743) Do you happen to know - The name of the current U.S. president? (PRES5)
TOTAL%
1) No41.0
2) Yes, correct41598.6
3) Yes, wrong20.5
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
744) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's first prime minister? (FIRSTPM5)
TOTAL%
1) No338.8
2) Yes, correct32185.1
3) Yes, wrong236.1
Missing59 
TOTAL377100.0
745) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's capital? (CAPITAL5)
TOTAL%
1) No10.2
2) Yes, correct42299.5
3) Yes, wrong10.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
746) Do you happen to know - The name of Canada's national anthem? (ANTHEM5)
TOTAL%
1) No10.2
2) Yes, correct40397.3
3) Yes, wrong102.4
Missing22 
TOTAL414100.0
747) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Stanley Cup? (STANLEY5)
TOTAL%
1) No92.1
2) Yes, correct41197.9
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
748) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Super Bowl? (SUPER5)
TOTAL%
1) No174.2
2) Yes, correct37292.3
3) Yes, wrong143.5
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
749) Do you happen to know - The sport associated with the Grey Cup? (GREY5)
TOTAL%
1) No163.9
2) Yes, correct38293.2
3) Yes, wrong122.9
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
750) Who, in your opinion, is the greatest living Canadian? (GTLIV5)
TOTAL%
1) Gretzky30.8
2) No one comes to mind.26972.3
3) R. Richard10.3
4) Beliveau10.3
5) D. Cherry10.3
6) P. Roy10.3
10) Browning10.3
40) P. Trudeau3910.5
42) J. Cretien20.5
46) P. Manning10.3
49) L. Pearson10.3
51) J. Vanier41.1
57) R. Klein41.1
58) J. Clark20.5
62) B. Tobin10.3
63) C. Wells20.5
69) Other politician30.8
71) P. Berton61.6
74) P.G. Zowski10.3
81) T. Fox10.3
82) L. Riel10.3
88) D. Suzuki20.5
89) C. Black10.3
90) C. Leger10.3
97) E. Harper10.3
99) Other225.9
Missing64 
TOTAL372100.0
751) Who, in your opinion, is the greatest Canadian of all time? (GTEVER5)
TOTAL%
1) Gretzky10.3
2) No one comes to mind.24063.8
3) R. Richard10.3
9) G. Villen10.3
12) M. Lemieux10.3
40) P. Trudeau71.9
41) L. Bouchar10.3
43) J. Diefen133.5
44) R. Levesq10.3
45) John A.174.5
49) L. Pearson215.6
51) J. Vanier10.3
53) T. Douglas20.5
56) Macking10.3
59) T. Douglas41.1
61) W. Laurier10.3
64) Alex Mac10.3
67) C.D. Howe10.3
71) P. Berton10.3
73) S. Leacock10.3
79) Other writers10.3
80) Banting102.7
81) T. Fox71.9
82) L. Riel51.3
83) A.G. Bell71.9
86) C. Best10.3
87) N. Bethune10.3
99) Other277.2
Missing60 
TOTAL376100.0
752) How often does the following concern you? - Loneliness (LONELY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal338.1
2) Quite a bit5212.8
3) Some16239.8
4) Little or none16039.3
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
753) How often does the following concern you? - Lack of recognition for what I do (RECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal215.3
2) Quite a bit6516.4
3) Some15839.9
4) Little or none15238.4
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
754) How often does the following concern you? - Money (MONEY5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal6315.3
2) Quite a bit11728.5
3) Some16840.9
4) Little or none6315.3
Missing25 
TOTAL411100.0
755) How often does the following concern you? - Boredom (BOREDOM5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal153.7
2) Quite a bit4511.0
3) Some13031.9
4) Little or none21853.4
Missing28 
TOTAL408100.0
756) How often does the following concern you? - So many things changing (CHANGE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal225.5
2) Quite a bit8521.4
3) Some16942.6
4) Little or none12130.5
Missing39 
TOTAL397100.0
757) How often does the following concern you? - Health (HEALTH5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal9121.7
2) Quite a bit11226.7
3) Some16439.1
4) Little or none5212.4
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
758) How often does the following concern you? - My sexual life (SEXLIFE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal225.8
2) Quite a bit5013.1
3) Some13134.3
4) Little or none17946.9
Missing54 
TOTAL382100.0
759) How often does the following concern you? - Depression (DEPRESS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal174.3
2) Quite a bit317.8
3) Some11228.3
4) Little or none23659.6
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
760) How often does the following concern you? - Wondering about the purpose of life (MPLIFE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal153.8
2) Quite a bit4611.7
3) Some11629.6
4) Little or none21454.6
9) Varied10.3
Missing44 
TOTAL392100.0
761) How often does the following concern you? - Getting older (AGING5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal225.2
2) Quite a bit6214.8
3) Some21451.0
4) Little or none12229.0
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
762) How often does the following concern you? - My marriage (MARRIAG5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal3810.5
2) Quite a bit308.3
3) Some9526.2
4) Little or none19854.7
9) Varied10.3
Missing74 
TOTAL362100.0
763) How often does the following concern you? - My looks (LOOKS5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal123.0
2) Quite a bit369.1
3) Some15338.6
4) Little or none19549.2
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
764) How often does the following concern you? - Never seem to have enough time (TIME5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal399.8
2) Quite a bit9523.9
3) Some15739.5
4) Little or none10626.7
Missing39 
TOTAL397100.0
765) How often does the following concern you? - Inferiority feelings (INFERIO5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal92.3
2) Quite a bit266.6
3) Some13434.0
4) Little or none22557.1
Missing42 
TOTAL394100.0
766) How often does the following concern you? - My job (JOB5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal186.1
2) Quite a bit5117.3
3) Some8227.9
4) Little or none14348.6
Missing142 
TOTAL294100.0
767) How often does the following concern you? - My children (CHILD5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal6317.7
2) Quite a bit9426.4
3) Some12735.7
4) Little or none7220.2
Missing80 
TOTAL356100.0
768) How often does the following concern you? - Dying (DYING5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal123.1
2) Quite a bit307.7
3) Some16141.1
4) Little or none18948.2
Missing44 
TOTAL392100.0
769) How often does the following concern you? - Not being married (NOTMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal10.6
2) Quite a bit105.5
3) Some3016.6
4) Little or none14077.3
Missing255 
TOTAL181100.0
770) How often does the following concern you? - Feeling I should be getting more out of life (MORELIF5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal215.7
2) Quite a bit4712.8
3) Some14439.2
4) Little or none15542.2
Missing69 
TOTAL367100.0
771) How often does the following concern you? - The inability to find the relationship I want (RELATE5)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal134.6
2) Quite a bit238.2
3) Some3512.5
4) Little or none20974.6
Missing156 
TOTAL280100.0
772) When you were a teenager, what kind of response seemed to work best on people your age who misbehaved? (TEENRES5)
TOTAL%
1) Taking away privileges9322.3
2) Being grounded378.9
3) Being 'given a good talking to'15036.0
4) Physical discipline5012.0
5) Other235.5
9) Varied6415.3
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
773) What do you think is the ideal number of children for a family to have? (IDEALNO5)
TOTAL%
1) 130.7
2) 220949.8
3) 313532.1
4) 46315.0
5) 530.7
6) 6 or more41.0
9) Varied30.7
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
774) How often do you have time on your hands that you don't know what to do with? (TIMEX5)
TOTAL%
1) Quite often204.7
2) Now and then13832.2
3) Almost never27163.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
775) How many hours of sleep do you average per day? (SLEEPAV5)
TOTAL%
4) 20.5
5) 194.4
6) 7918.4
7) 13832.2
8) 16137.5
9) 245.6
10) 40.9
11) 10.2
12) 10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
776) What time do you usually go to bed? (TIMEBED5)
TOTAL%
1) 10 p.m.9522.1
2) 11 p.m.19846.0
3) Midnight9822.8
4) 1 a.m. or later317.2
5) I sleep days.40.9
9) Varied40.9
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
777) How would you describe your health? (UHEALTH5)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent7016.2
2) Good25057.9
3) Fair9622.2
4) Poor163.7
Missing4 
TOTAL432100.0
778) Have you gone to a physician in the past year? (PHYSYR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36785.2
2) No6414.8
Missing5 
TOTAL431100.0
779) Have you gone to a dentist in the past year? (DENTYR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29468.4
2) No13631.6
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
780) Do you believe in the following? - ESP (ESP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely5914.5
2) Yes, I think so.14535.6
3) No, I don't think so.12129.7
4) No, definitely not8019.7
8) Undecided10.2
9) Varied10.2
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
781) Do you believe in the following? - Astrology (ASTROL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely153.7
2) Yes, I think so.6917.0
3) No, I don't think so.17443.0
4) No, definitely not14736.3
Missing31 
TOTAL405100.0
782) Do you believe in the following? - Heaven (HEAVEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely17441.1
2) Yes, I think so.12128.6
3) No, I don't think so.7417.5
4) No, definitely not5412.8
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
783) Do you believe in the following? - Hell (HELL5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely11627.8
2) Yes, I think so.9222.1
3) No, I don't think so.12730.5
4) No, definitely not8219.7
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
784) Do you believe in the following? - Angels (ANGELS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely13030.9
2) Yes, I think so.11627.6
3) No, I don't think so.10524.9
4) No, definitely not6916.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
785) Do you believe in the following? - Near-death experiences (NDEXPS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely9623.2
2) Yes, I think so.17442.1
3) No, I don't think so.9322.5
4) No, definitely not5012.1
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
786) Do you believe in the following? - God (BELGOD5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely25160.0
2) Yes, I think so.9222.0
3) No, I don't think so.4210.0
4) No, definitely not327.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
787) Do you believe in the following? - That some people have psychic powers (PSYCHIC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely5513.2
2) Yes, I think so.16940.5
3) No, I don't think so.12329.5
4) No, definitely not6916.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing19 
TOTAL417100.0
788) Do you believe in the following? - Life after death (POSTLIF5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely17140.2
2) Yes, I think so.11126.1
3) No, I don't think so.7918.6
4) No, definitely not6415.1
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
789) Do you believe in the following? - That Jesus was the divine son of God (BELJC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely21050.0
2) Yes, I think so.10926.0
3) No, I don't think so.5312.6
4) No, definitely not4811.4
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
790) Do you believe in the following? - That we can have contact with the spirit world (SPIRIT5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely389.3
2) Yes, I think so.9723.7
3) No, I don't think so.16339.8
4) No, definitely not11227.3
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
791) Do you believe in the following? - That miraculous healing sometimes occurs (HEALING5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely12028.4
2) Yes, I think so.19145.3
3) No, I don't think so.6515.4
4) No, definitely not4610.9
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
792) Do you believe in the following? - That you will be reincarnated (REINCAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely389.3
2) Yes, I think so.5012.2
3) No, I don't think so.16640.6
4) No, definitely not15337.4
8) Undecided20.5
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
793) Do you believe in the following? - That you have experienced an event before it happened (PRECOG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely409.7
2) Yes, I think so.10926.4
3) No, I don't think so.13933.7
4) No, definitely not12430.0
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
794) Do you believe in the following? - That it's possible to communicate with the dead (TALKDEA5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely92.2
2) Yes, I think so.389.3
3) No, I don't think so.15136.9
4) No, definitely not20850.9
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied10.2
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
795) Do you believe in the following? - That you have experienced God's presence (EXPERGO5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, definitely8019.3
2) Yes, I think so.10525.3
3) No, I don't think so.13632.8
4) No, definitely not9422.7
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
796) Do you know your astrological sign? (ZODIAC5)
TOTAL%
1) No9021.3
2) Yes, unspecified51.2
3) Aquarius327.6
4) Aries378.7
5) Cancer286.6
6) Capricorn276.4
7) Gemini286.6
8) Leo348.0
9) Libra215.0
10) Pisces286.6
11) Sagittarius215.0
12) Scorpio225.2
13) Taurus276.4
14) Virgo235.4
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
797) Do you have 'spiritual' needs? (SPNEEDS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes21353.0
2) No18846.8
8) Undecided10.2
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
798) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE 'SPIRITUAL NEEDS': What do you mean by 'spirituality'? (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMEAN15)
TOTAL%
1) CBELGOD4222.1
2) CBELJES10.5
3) CBELLAD10.5
5) CBELOTH52.6
6) CPRATT31.6
7) CPRAYER31.6
8) CPRSCRIP10.5
9) CPREFLECT10.5
10) CPROTH31.6
11) CEXGOD84.2
12) CEXNOUR10.5
13) CEXRELSH3417.9
19) CEXPEROTH10.5
20) CKNFAITH21.1
21) CKNINNER21.1
26) CBEHSELF31.6
39) CONVOTH42.1
51) LCOUTBYM73.7
52) LCOUTHSV21.1
53) LCOUTSOUL31.6
54) LCOUTGPOW168.4
55) LOUTOTH21.1
59) LCPRREFL10.5
61) LCEXPEACE52.6
62) LCEXNOUR10.5
63) LCEXCONN73.7
67) LCEXGRPOW52.6
69) LCEXOTH31.6
70) LCKNEXPR31.6
71) LCKNINNER63.2
72) LCKNEXTER10.5
76) LCBEHSELF10.5
77) LCBEHTOTH21.1
81) LCBEHOTH10.5
89) LCONVOTH42.1
99) ALLOTHER52.6
Missing246 
TOTAL190100.0
799) Summary of spiritual needs - first mention (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMSUM15)
TOTAL%
1) CONBELIEF4925.8
2) CONPRACT115.8
3) CONEXPER4423.2
4) CONKNOW42.1
5) CONBEHAV31.6
6) CONOTHER42.1
7) LCOUTLOOK3015.8
8) LCPRACT10.5
9) LCEXPER2111.1
10) LCKNOW105.3
11) LCBEHAV42.1
12) LCOTHER42.1
99) Other52.6
Missing246 
TOTAL190100.0
800) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE 'SPIRITUAL NEEDS': What do you mean by 'spirituality'? (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPMEAN25)
TOTAL%
1) CBELGOD44.6
2) CBELJES55.7
3) CBELLAD55.7
5) CBELOTH55.7
6) CPRATT33.4
7) CPRAYER78.0
8) CPRSCRIP11.1
9) CPREFLECT11.1
10) CPROTH11.1
11) CEXGOD33.4
12) CEXNOUR22.3
13) CEXRELSH33.4
14) CEXPEACE11.1
19) CEXPEROTH11.1
20) CKNFAITH11.1
22) CKNEXTER11.1
26) CBEHSELF78.0
27) CBEHTOTH55.7
31) CBEHOTH11.1
39) CONVOTH11.1
51) LCOUTBYM33.4
53) LCOUTSOUL11.1
54) LCOUTGPOW44.6
57) LCPRMED11.1
61) LCEXPEACE22.3
63) LCEXCONN66.9
64) LCEXWHOLE11.1
71) LCKNINNER44.6
72) LCKNEXTER22.3
75) LCKNOTH11.1
76) LCBEHSELF11.1
77) LCBEHTOTH22.3
89) LCONVOTH11.1
Missing349 
TOTAL87100.0
801) Summary of spiritual needs - second mention (Full category labels unavailable.) (SPSUM25)
TOTAL%
1) CONBELIEF1921.8
2) CONPRACT1314.9
3) CONEXPER1011.5
4) CONKNOW22.3
5) CONBEHAV1314.9
6) CONOTHER11.1
7) LCOUTLOOK89.2
8) LCPRACT11.1
9) LCEXPER910.3
10) LCKNOW78.0
11) LCBEHAV33.4
12) LCOTHER11.1
Missing349 
TOTAL87100.0
802) What best describes your relationship to the 'New Age' movement? (NEWAGE5)
TOTAL%
1) I'm not familiar with New Age thought.29469.5
2) I'm familiar with New Age thought but not personally interested.10324.3
3) I'm familiar with New Age thought and somewhat interested.225.2
4) I'm familiar with New Age thought and highly interested.20.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
803) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN 'NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age activities? (NAACTS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes934.6
2) No1765.4
Missing410 
TOTAL26100.0
804) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN 'NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age groups? (NAGPS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes520.8
2) No1979.2
Missing412 
TOTAL24100.0
805) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN 'NEW AGE' THOUGHT: Do you participate in any New Age networks? (NANETS5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29.5
2) No1990.5
Missing415 
TOTAL21100.0
806) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND5)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week296.8
2) Every week10524.5
3) Nearly every week327.5
4) 2-3 times a month204.7
5) About once a month102.3
6) Several times a year7617.8
7) About once a year5111.9
8) Less than once a year5412.6
9) Never5111.9
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
807) 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 do20861.5
2) More often than I do7121.0
3) Less often than I do5917.5
Missing98 
TOTAL338100.0
808) 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) Regularly2221.0
2) Often87.6
3) Sometimes2826.7
4) Never4744.8
Missing331 
TOTAL105100.0
809) Do you participate in any home study groups? (STUDYGP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4110.2
2) No36289.8
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
810) 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 comfortable13442.4
2) Fairly comfortable14244.9
3) Not very comfortable113.5
4) Not at all comfortable92.8
5) Don't know enough to say206.3
Missing120 
TOTAL316100.0
811) 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 comfortable9631.7
2) Fairly comfortable13243.6
3) Not very comfortable278.9
4) Not at all comfortable134.3
5) Don't know enough to say3511.6
Missing133 
TOTAL303100.0
812) 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 comfortable238.0
2) Fairly comfortable3211.1
3) Not very comfortable6623.0
4) Not at all comfortable6322.0
5) Don't know enough to say10335.9
Missing149 
TOTAL287100.0
813) 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 comfortable207.0
2) Fairly comfortable289.9
3) Not very comfortable6121.5
4) Not at all comfortable7024.6
5) Don't know enough to say10537.0
Missing152 
TOTAL284100.0
814) 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 comfortable248.3
2) Fairly comfortable248.3
3) Not very comfortable5719.7
4) Not at all comfortable12242.1
5) Don't know enough to say6321.7
Missing146 
TOTAL290100.0
815) 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 comfortable3512.2
2) Fairly comfortable6723.3
3) Not very comfortable5719.9
4) Not at all comfortable4013.9
5) Don't know enough to say8830.7
Missing149 
TOTAL287100.0
816) 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 comfortable7324.5
2) Fairly comfortable12742.6
3) Not very comfortable248.1
4) Not at all comfortable144.7
5) Don't know enough to say6020.1
Missing138 
TOTAL298100.0
817) 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 comfortable3211.3
2) Fairly comfortable6723.6
3) Not very comfortable5419.0
4) Not at all comfortable4917.3
5) Don't know enough to say8228.9
Missing152 
TOTAL284100.0
818) 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 comfortable3110.9
2) Fairly comfortable6322.1
3) Not very comfortable4415.4
4) Not at all comfortable4214.7
5) Don't know enough to say10536.8
Missing151 
TOTAL285100.0
819) 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 comfortable145.2
2) Fairly comfortable186.6
3) Not very comfortable4115.1
4) Not at all comfortable5118.8
5) Don't know enough to say14754.2
Missing165 
TOTAL271100.0
820) 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 comfortable3512.5
2) Fairly comfortable7627.1
3) Not very comfortable5921.1
4) Not at all comfortable4817.1
5) Don't know enough to say6222.1
Missing156 
TOTAL280100.0
821) 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 comfortable14145.3
2) Fairly comfortable10132.5
3) Not very comfortable4213.5
4) Not at all comfortable123.9
5) Don't know enough to say154.8
Missing125 
TOTAL311100.0
822) 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 comfortable15550.0
2) Fairly comfortable10533.9
3) Not very comfortable154.8
4) Not at all comfortable103.2
5) Don't know enough to say258.1
Missing126 
TOTAL310100.0
823) 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 comfortable4415.5
2) Fairly comfortable6422.6
3) Not very comfortable4014.1
4) Not at all comfortable248.5
5) Don't know enough to say11139.2
Missing153 
TOTAL283100.0
824) Do you happen to know who denied Jesus three times? (KNOWDEN5)
TOTAL%
1) No8120.5
2) Yes, correct25063.3
3) Yes, wrong6416.2
Missing41 
TOTAL395100.0
825) Do you happen to know the first book in the Old Testament? (KNOWGEN5)
TOTAL%
1) No9726.0
2) Yes, correct26871.8
3) Yes, wrong82.1
Missing63 
TOTAL373100.0
826) Do you happen to know the last book in the New Testament? (KNOWREV5)
TOTAL%
1) No12635.9
2) Yes, correct18552.7
3) Yes, wrong4011.4
Missing85 
TOTAL351100.0
827) Has the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A birth-related ceremony (PBAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes344100.0
Missing92 
TOTAL344100.0
828) Will the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A wedding ceremony (PWED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes348100.0
Missing88 
TOTAL348100.0
829) Will the following ever been performed for you by a religious group in the past? - A funeral (PFUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes238100.0
Missing198 
TOTAL238100.0
830) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A birth-related ceremony (FBAP5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74100.0
Missing362 
TOTAL74100.0
831) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A wedding ceremony (FWED5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes88100.0
Missing348 
TOTAL88100.0
832) Will the following be carried out for you in the future, by a religious group? - A funeral (FFUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes266100.0
Missing170 
TOTAL266100.0
833) 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 accurately14648.2
2) Somewhat accurately9531.4
3) Not very accurately268.6
4) Not accurately at all3611.9
Missing133 
TOTAL303100.0
834) Where are you presently living? (RESNOW5)
TOTAL%
1) On a farm153.5
2) Rural non-farm area4410.3
3) In a town/city of under 30,000 people10825.3
4) In a city of 30,000-100,0008119.0
5) In a city of 100,000-400,0008519.9
6) In a city of over 400,0009221.5
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
835) How many times have you changed residences in the past 10 years? (MOVED15)
TOTAL%
0) 032575.9
1) 16615.4
2) 2245.6
3) 3 or more133.0
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
836) Do you speak English, French, or both? (LANG5)
TOTAL%
1) English34981.2
2) French245.6
3) English and French5713.3
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
837) Are you (GENDER5)
TOTAL%
1) Female14934.2
2) Male28765.8
TOTAL436100.0
838) In what year were you born? (YRBORN5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL42634.35212
839) What is your cultural heritage? (NATGP15)
TOTAL%
1) Canada102.4
2) Canada - French41.0
4) England22152.5
5) France5813.8
6) Ireland204.8
8) Scotland225.2
9) Wales30.7
10) United States10.2
11) Australia10.2
12) Austria20.5
13) Belgium10.2
15) China30.7
16) Czechoslovakia10.2
17) Denmark10.2
19) Finland10.2
20) Germany235.5
21) Greece20.5
25) India30.7
28) Italy51.2
30) Japan10.2
34) Netherlands71.7
38) Poland51.2
40) Romania30.7
41) Russia20.5
44) Sweden20.5
45) Switzerland10.2
47) Ukraine122.9
50) Yugoslavia30.7
60) European - general10.2
72) Africa10.2
88) Don't know10.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
840) What is your cultural heritage? (NATGP25)
TOTAL%
1) Canada23.4
4) England1016.9
5) France610.2
6) Ireland711.9
8) Scotland1525.4
9) Wales35.1
17) Denmark11.7
20) Germany1220.3
23) Hungary11.7
34) Netherlands11.7
36) Norway11.7
Missing377 
TOTAL59100.0
841) Are you (RACE5)
TOTAL%
1) White42098.1
3) Native10.2
4) Asian40.9
5) East Indian or Pakistanis30.7
Missing8 
TOTAL428100.0
842) What is your current marital status? (MARITAL5)
TOTAL%
1) Married32375.3
2) Cohabiting122.8
3) Separated61.4
4) Divorced163.7
5) Widowed388.9
6) Never married337.7
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
843) Have you ever been divorced? (DIVORCE5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4611.0
2) No37389.0
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
844) If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would it be? (CLASS5)
TOTAL%
1) Lower class81.9
2) Working class13832.5
3) Middle class26963.4
4) Upper class40.9
9) Varied51.2
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
845) With respect to provincial political party preference, do you usually think of yourself as (PARTPRO5)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative11127.8
2) Liberal14536.3
3) NDP5213.0
4) Parti Quebecois123.0
5) Other123.0
6) Reform164.0
7) None307.5
8) Undecided10.3
9) Varied205.0
Missing37 
TOTAL399100.0
846) What is the highest level of formal education you have completed? (EDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Grade school4610.7
2) High school13230.8
3) Technical/business/community college10424.2
4) Undergraduate university5813.5
5) Graduate degree/professional school7517.5
6) Doctorate143.3
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
847) UNIAREA5 (UNIAREA5)
TOTAL%
1) Commerce129.4
2) Education3729.1
3) Engineer1310.2
4) Fine arts21.6
5) Humanities107.9
6) Math - computing10.8
7) Medical - Nursing21.6
8) Physical education1511.8
9) Physical science10.8
10) Religion2721.3
12) Social services75.5
Missing309 
TOTAL127100.0
848) Was any of your education in church or parochial schools? (PAROCH5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11527.9
2) No29772.1
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
849) 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) All7680.9
2) Part1414.9
3) None44.3
Missing342 
TOTAL94100.0
850) 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) All3949.4
2) Part1721.5
3) None2329.1
Missing357 
TOTAL79100.0
851) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WITH EDUCATION IN CHURCH OR PAROCHIAL SCHOOLS: What portion of your parochial education was in university? (PARUNIV5)
TOTAL%
1) All26.7
2) Part930.0
3) None1963.3
Missing406 
TOTAL30100.0
852) What is your current job status? (WRKSTAT5)
TOTAL%
0) Self-employed81.9
1) Employed full-time15536.1
2) Employed, but not at work because of illness, lay-off or strike40.9
3) Not employed outside the home143.3
4) Retired21449.9
5) In school, not employed20.5
6) In school, employed part-time10.2
7) Employed part-time, not in school245.6
8) Unemployed61.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
853) 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
TOTAL4361957.1972819
854) With respect to your political views (not party), how would you rate yourself? (POLVIEW5)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely liberal82.0
2) Liberal8520.8
3) Moderate, middle of the road22555.0
4) Conservative7217.6
5) Extremely conservative133.2
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied41.0
Missing27 
TOTAL409100.0
855) With respect to federal political preference, what do you usually think of yourself as? (PARTFED5)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative8220.3
2) Liberal16641.2
3) NDP348.4
4) Reform6115.1
5) Bloc Quebecois153.7
6) Other92.2
7) None164.0
8) Undecided20.5
9) Varied184.5
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
856) 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-employed30.9
1) Employed full-time10129.4
2) Employed, but not at work because of illness, layoff or strike72.0
3) Not employed outside the home4412.8
4) Retired13037.8
5) In school, not employed41.2
6) In school, employed part-time51.5
7) Employed part-time, not in school3911.3
8) Unemployed113.2
Missing92 
TOTAL344100.0
857) 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
TOTAL4361553.7712482
858) 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.5315.8
2) She does most of it.15546.1
3) Both share the work.11634.5
4) He does most of it.92.7
5) He does all the cooking, cleaning and laundry.30.9
Missing100 
TOTAL336100.0
859) How many children do you have? (CHILDRE5)
TOTAL%
0) 0379.2
1) 14310.7
2) 213633.8
3) 39924.6
4) 45413.4
5) 5194.7
6) 6 or more143.5
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
860) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - Preschool (CHPRE5)
TOTAL%
1) 583.3
2) 116.7
Missing430 
TOTAL6100.0
861) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 6-12 years old (CH6125)
TOTAL%
1) 1856.3
2) 1443.8
Missing404 
TOTAL32100.0
862) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 13-19 years old (CH13195)
TOTAL%
1) 4662.2
2) 2533.8
3) 22.7
4) 11.4
Missing362 
TOTAL74100.0
863) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE CHILDREN: How many are in the following age group? - 20 years or older (CH2PLU5)
TOTAL%
1) 5016.2
2) 10132.8
3) 8226.6
4) 4715.3
5) 144.5
6) 72.3
7) 31.0
8) 20.6
9) 20.6
Missing128 
TOTAL308100.0
864) When you were 16 years old, what was the status of your natural parents? (PARMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) Married to each other37488.8
2) Divorced or separated204.8
3) Other174.0
4) Both deceased20.5
5) Not married20.5
6) Remarried10.2
9) Varied51.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
865) What is your religious preference? (RELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant25259.6
2) Roman Catholic13632.2
3) Other faith20.5
4) None276.4
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic20.5
8) Islam10.2
9) Jewish30.7
Missing13 
TOTAL423100.0
866) What is the religious preference of your partner/spouse? (SPRELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant20859.1
2) Roman Catholic12334.9
3) Other faith20.6
4) None154.3
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic20.6
8) Islam10.3
9) Jewish10.3
Missing84 
TOTAL352100.0
867) What is the religious preference of your mother? (MARELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant21660.8
2) Roman Catholic12434.9
3) Other faith51.4
4) None41.1
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic20.6
8) Islam10.3
9) Jewish30.8
Missing81 
TOTAL355100.0
868) What is the religious preference of your father? (PARELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant20659.9
2) Roman Catholic11633.7
3) Other faith41.2
4) None133.8
6) Catholic, not Roman Catholic20.6
8) Islam10.3
9) Jewish20.6
Missing92 
TOTAL344100.0
869) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination are you? (DENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6626.5
2) Baptist228.8
3) Lutheran145.6
4) Presbyterian197.6
5) United Church10040.2
12) Brethren20.8
13) Christian10.4
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.4
15) Christian Reformed10.4
16) Church of Christ10.4
18) Evangelical10.4
19) Evangelical Free10.4
21) Greek Orthodox20.8
22) Jehovah's Witness10.4
23) Mennonite20.8
24) Mormon41.6
27) Pentecostal31.2
29) Salvation Army20.8
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.4
31) Unitarian10.4
35) Mixed Protestant31.2
99) Other10.4
Missing187 
TOTAL249100.0
870) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your spouse/partner? (SPDENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican6130.7
2) Baptist157.5
3) Lutheran84.0
4) Presbyterian136.5
5) United Church8241.2
12) Brethren10.5
13) Christian10.5
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance21.0
15) Christian Reformed10.5
19) Evangelical Free10.5
21) Greek Orthodox10.5
23) Mennonite31.5
24) Mormon31.5
27) Pentecostal31.5
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.5
31) Unitarian10.5
99) Other21.0
Missing237 
TOTAL199100.0
871) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your mother? (MADENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican5227.2
2) Baptist178.9
3) Lutheran168.4
4) Presbyterian168.4
5) United Church6936.1
13) Christian10.5
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.5
15) Christian Reformed10.5
21) Greek Orthodox42.1
23) Mennonite31.6
24) Mormon21.0
27) Pentecostal31.6
29) Salvation Army10.5
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.5
35) Mixed Protestant10.5
36) Christadelphian10.5
99) Other21.0
Missing245 
TOTAL191100.0
872) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT: What denomination is your father? (PADENOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Anglican4223.9
2) Baptist148.0
3) Lutheran126.8
4) Presbyterian1910.8
5) United Church6738.1
14) Christian & Missionary Alliance10.6
15) Christian Reformed10.6
21) Greek Orthodox42.3
23) Mennonite31.7
24) Mormon10.6
27) Pentecostal31.7
29) Salvation Army10.6
30) Ukrainian Orthodox10.6
35) Mixed Protestant10.6
37) Congregational10.6
38) Quaker10.6
99) Other42.3
Missing260 
TOTAL176100.0
873) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Is the group you identify with important to you? (IDNB5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes22864.0
2) No12836.0
Missing80 
TOTAL356100.0
874) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Would you describe yourself as 'deeply committed?' (IDCOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes14541.2
2) No20758.8
Missing84 
TOTAL352100.0
875) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Did you pretty much grow up in this tradition? (IDYG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes29582.6
2) No6217.4
Missing79 
TOTAL357100.0
876) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Do you know very much about your traditions? (IDKNOW5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25272.4
2) No9427.0
9) Varied20.6
Missing88 
TOTAL348100.0
877) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC OR ANOTHER FAITH: Are you very involved right now? (IDINV5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11933.8
2) No23366.2
Missing84 
TOTAL352100.0
878) 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) Yes19157.9
2) No13942.1
Missing106 
TOTAL330100.0
879) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - You (YGATTEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week4711.8
2) Every week18947.3
3) Nearly every week6716.8
4) 2-3 times a month266.5
5) About once a month184.5
6) Several times a year307.5
7) About once a year92.3
8) Less than once a year102.5
9) Never41.0
Missing36 
TOTAL400100.0
880) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - Your mother (MAATTEN5)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable30.8
1) Several times a week4812.1
2) Every week14636.9
3) Nearly every week5513.9
4) 2-3 times a month266.6
5) About once a month225.6
6) Several times a year4611.6
7) About once a year205.1
8) Less than once a year123.0
9) Never184.5
Missing40 
TOTAL396100.0
881) How often did the following person go to religious services when you were growing up? - Your father (PAATEN5)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable71.8
1) Several times a week287.1
2) Every week12932.9
3) Nearly every week4210.7
4) 2-3 times a month164.1
5) About once a month194.8
6) Several times a year5213.3
7) About once a year246.1
8) Less than once a year297.4
9) Never4611.7
Missing44 
TOTAL392100.0
882) Do you see yourself as an 'evangelical'? (EVANG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4511.0
2) No31877.6
3) I don't know what that means.4711.5
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
883) 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 better7016.3
2) Getting worse13230.7
3) Staying about the same22853.0
Missing6 
TOTAL430100.0
884) 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 satisfied12328.9
2) More or less satisfied22051.6
3) Not very satisfied6615.5
4) Not satisfied at all174.0
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0
885) Which of the following figures comes closest to your total family income, before taxes, in 1994? (INCOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000112.7
2) $10,000-$19,9994210.4
3) $20,000-$29,9995613.9
4) $30,000-$39,9995714.2
5) $40,000-$49,9996115.2
6) $50,000-$59,9995714.2
7) $60,000-$69,999399.7
8) $70,000-$100,0004912.2
9) Over $100,000307.5
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
886) 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 average143.3
2) Above average12228.6
3) Average19545.7
4) Below average8319.4
5) Far below average112.6
9) Varied20.5
Missing9 
TOTAL427100.0
887) Do you consider the amount of federal income tax you have to pay as being high, low or about right? (FEDTAX5)
TOTAL%
1) About right10023.9
2) Too high31875.9
3) Too low10.2
Missing17 
TOTAL419100.0
888) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Risk-takers (CRISK5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well82.0
2) Fairly well11829.3
3) Not very well24861.5
4) Not well at all297.2
Missing33 
TOTAL403100.0
889) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Generous (CGENER5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well8119.8
2) Fairly well28469.3
3) Not very well4110.0
4) Not well at all41.0
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
890) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Confident (CCONFID5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well307.4
2) Fairly well24460.0
3) Not very well12230.0
4) Not well at all112.7
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
891) How well does the following describe Canadians? - World's best at what they do (CBEST5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well4611.6
2) Fairly well20952.5
3) Not very well12130.4
4) Not well at all215.3
9) Varied10.3
Missing38 
TOTAL398100.0
892) How well does the following describe Canadians? - Patriotic (CPAT5)
TOTAL%
1) Very well5814.1
2) Fairly well18745.6
3) Not very well12831.2
4) Not well at all368.8
9) Varied10.2
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
893) If you could live in any province, where would you live? (IFPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) British Columbia11328.1
2) Alberta4010.0
3) Saskatchewan235.7
4) Manitoba112.7
5) Ontario7819.4
6) Quebec399.7
7) New Brunswick153.7
8) Nova Scotia4310.7
9) Prince Edward Island205.0
10) Newfoundland194.7
88) Don't know10.2
Missing34 
TOTAL402100.0
894) If you could live in any city, where would you live? (IFCITY5)
TOTAL%
1) St. John's92.4
3) Charlotte133.5
5) Halifax215.7
8) Saint John82.2
10) Fredton20.5
11) Montreal92.4
12) Quebec City92.4
16) Toronto143.8
17) Ottawa133.5
18) London51.3
21) Winnipeg61.6
22) Brandon20.5
24) Regina82.2
25) Saskatoon61.6
26) Calgary92.4
27) Edmonton195.1
31) Vancouver3810.2
32) Victoria4812.9
33) Kelowna41.1
61) New York10.3
70) London, England10.3
72) Paris10.3
78) Zurich10.3
94) Province - country9525.6
96) Rural205.4
97) No favorite10.3
98) Don't know71.9
99) Other10.3
Missing65 
TOTAL371100.0
895) If you could live in any country, where would you live? (IFCOUNT5)
TOTAL%
1) Canada34587.8
2) United States153.8
3) Australia61.5
4) Quebec (if independent)20.5
5) China30.8
6) Czechoslovakia10.3
9) Finland10.3
33) Spain10.3
35) Switzerland92.3
41) Asia (general)10.3
44) South America10.3
46) Caribbean10.3
48) Hawaii20.5
49) Quebec41.0
88) Don't know10.3
Missing43 
TOTAL393100.0
896) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The general pace of life (CHPACE5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase25059.0
2) A decrease6214.6
3) No change11226.4
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
897) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Demands on your time (CHDEM5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase22152.4
2) A decrease7217.1
3) No change12930.6
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
898) 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 increase9522.7
2) A decrease18243.5
3) No change14133.7
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
899) 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 increase6515.6
2) A decrease23756.7
3) No change11627.8
Missing18 
TOTAL418100.0
900) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The friendliness of strangers (CHFDLY5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase348.0
2) A decrease10825.4
3) No change28266.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing11 
TOTAL425100.0
901) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The helpfulness of strangers (CHHELP5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase389.2
2) A decrease9924.0
3) No change27566.6
9) Varied10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
902) 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 increase16840.7
2) A decrease4611.1
3) No change19948.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
903) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The amount of crime in Canada (CHCRIME5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase36887.4
2) A decrease61.4
3) No change4711.2
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
904) 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 increase4510.8
2) A decrease9823.6
3) No change27265.5
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
905) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - How often you attend religious services (CHATT5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase337.9
2) A decrease6214.8
3) No change32577.4
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
906) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - The time you spend watching TV (CHTV5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase8520.0
2) A decrease8620.3
3) No change25359.7
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
907) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your interest in spirituality (CHSPIR5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase8520.5
2) A decrease266.3
3) No change30473.3
Missing21 
TOTAL415100.0
908) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your enjoyment of marriage (CHMAR5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase10731.8
2) A decrease205.9
3) No change21062.3
Missing99 
TOTAL337100.0
909) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your general happiness (CHHAP5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase11025.9
2) A decrease5011.8
3) No change26462.3
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
910) Has there been any change in the following situation over the past five years? - Your enthusiasm for life (CHENTHU5)
TOTAL%
1) An increase10925.7
2) A decrease4911.6
3) No change26662.7
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
911) At what age do you plan to retire? (AGERET5)
TOTAL%
1) Under 659722.9
2) At 65266.1
3) After 65215.0
4) Have no plans5112.0
5) Don't intend to retire204.7
6) I am already retired.20949.3
Missing12 
TOTAL424100.0
912) How are things for you these days: very happy, pretty happy or not too happy? (HAPPY5)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy9021.0
2) Pretty happy31573.4
3) Not too happy245.6
Missing7 
TOTAL429100.0
913) 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 happy14543.2
2) Pretty happy17451.8
3) Not too happy175.1
Missing100 
TOTAL336100.0
914) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The province you live in (FUTPROV5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power18143.0
2) Lose power9723.0
3) Same14334.0
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
915) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The traditional family (FUTFAM5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power8720.6
2) Lose power22954.3
3) Same10625.1
Missing14 
TOTAL422100.0
916) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Education (FUTEDUC5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power17942.6
2) Lose power12830.5
3) Same11326.9
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
917) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The Arab countries (FUTARAB5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power10927.2
2) Lose power12330.7
3) Same16641.4
8) Undecided30.7
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
918) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Science (FUTSCI5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power31075.4
2) Lose power317.5
3) Same6816.5
8) Undecided20.5
Missing25 
TOTAL411100.0
919) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The United States (FUTUS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power12029.1
2) Lose power14234.4
3) Same15036.3
8) Undecided10.2
Missing23 
TOTAL413100.0
920) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Women (FUTWOME5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power27665.7
2) Lose power276.4
3) Same11727.9
Missing16 
TOTAL420100.0
921) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Religion (FUTREL5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power6415.4
2) Lose power15838.0
3) Same19346.4
9) Varied10.2
Missing20 
TOTAL416100.0
922) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Europe (FUTEUR5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power9724.4
2) Lose power9223.1
3) Same20852.3
8) Undecided10.3
Missing38 
TOTAL398100.0
923) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Canadian Natives (FUTNATS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power20549.8
2) Lose power6616.0
3) Same14134.2
Missing24 
TOTAL412100.0
924) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Men (FUTMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power4210.3
2) Lose power11728.7
3) Same24860.9
Missing29 
TOTAL407100.0
925) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - French Canadians (FUTFREN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power7418.0
2) Lose power15437.6
3) Same18244.4
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
926) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Russia (FUTRUS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power379.2
2) Lose power23257.9
3) Same13132.7
8) Undecided10.2
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
927) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Atheism (FUTATH5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power7519.0
2) Lose power8922.6
3) Same23058.4
Missing42 
TOTAL394100.0
928) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - The United Nation's (FUTUN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power9423.4
2) Lose power14636.4
3) Same16140.1
Missing35 
TOTAL401100.0
929) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Traditional morality (FUTMOR5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power6616.6
2) Lose power20852.3
3) Same12431.2
Missing38 
TOTAL398100.0
930) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Israel (FUTIS5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power6216.0
2) Lose power8822.7
3) Same23660.8
8) Undecided20.5
Missing48 
TOTAL388100.0
931) How do you feel about the future influence of the following? - Canada (FUTCAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Gain power15638.0
2) Lose power6215.1
3) Same19146.6
8) Undecided10.2
Missing26 
TOTAL410100.0
932) What do you think that Quebec will do? (FUTQUE5)
TOTAL%
1) Remain in Canada34782.4
2) Separate from Canada235.5
3) Establish a sovereignty association with Canada4911.6
8) Undecided20.5
Missing15 
TOTAL421100.0
933) Language version of survey (LANGV5)
TOTAL%
1) English39089.4
2) French4610.6
TOTAL436100.0
934) Date of completed survey (DATEIN5)
TOTAL%
1) April 15-3017039.0
2) May 1-159120.9
3) May 16-318920.4
4) June 1-15133.0
5) June 16-30429.6
6) July 1-15173.9
7) July 16-3192.1
8) August 1-1530.7
9) After August 1520.5
TOTAL436100.0
935) Age of respondent (AGE5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL42660.64812
936) Age group categories (AGEGR5)
TOTAL%
1) 18-3461.4
2) 35-5414333.6
3) 55 and older27765.0
Missing10 
TOTAL426100.0