God and Society in North America, 1996

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) ID (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL602353565.84522293
2) Country (COUNTRY)
TOTAL%
1) Canada300049.8
2) USA302350.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
3) US Census Division (USCD)
TOTAL%
1) East North Central40013.2
2) East South Central2518.3
3) Middle Atlantic40013.2
4) Mountain2468.1
5) New England2498.2
6) Pacific41613.8
7) South Atlantic40213.3
8) West North Central2498.2
9) West South Central41013.6
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
4) US State (STATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL302324.83415
5) Province? (PROVINCE)
TOTAL%
1) British Columbia40013.3
2) Alberta40013.3
3) Saskatchewan1906.3
4) Manitoba2117.0
5) Ontario70023.3
6) Quebec70023.3
7) New Brunswick1254.2
8) Nova Scotia1545.1
9) Prince Edward Island230.8
10) Newfoundland973.2
Missing3500 
TOTAL3000100.0
6) Sex of respondent (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male297549.4
2) Female304850.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
7) Language of interview (LANGUAGE)
TOTAL%
1) English524987.1
2) French60510.0
3) Spanish1692.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
8) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), which one do you feel should receive the greatest attention from (Canada's/America's) leaders? -- First Mentioned (IMPTISS)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion1011.7
2) Crime/Violence3135.2
3) Deficit/Debt/Government spending60510.0
4) Defense/Military/Peace/NATO2544.2
5) Drugs2093.5
6) Economy - general/recession69711.6
7) Education/Schools3515.8
8) Environment/Pollution591.0
9) Health care/Medicare3736.2
10) Immigration/Refugees1031.7
11) Jobs/Unemployment89714.9
12) Justice system - gun control, death penalty470.8
13) Moral issues/Pornography911.5
14) National unity/Quebec's future5348.9
15) Poverty/The poor/Homeless1292.1
16) Racism/Equality270.4
17) Social services - pensions/day care/housing681.1
18) Taxes/Tax reform/GST - general1182.0
19) Welfare1362.3
20) AIDS110.2
21) Cost of living30.0
23) Teen pregnancy30.0
24) Family problems/issues450.7
25) Farming/Agriculture90.1
26) Fisheries/Fishing dispute50.1
27) Foreign aid150.2
28) Free trade/NAFTA/International-Province200.3
30) Government/Politics/Government salaries1392.3
31) Human rights/Civil rights/Bill 33150.2
32) Interest Rates30.0
33) Labor issues/Unions30.0
34) Language issues80.1
35) Native issues100.2
36) Natural resources50.1
37) Research and development10.0
38) Senior issues100.2
39) Value of the dollar10.0
40) Women's issues10.0
41) Constitution130.2
42) Foreign affairs591.0
43) CBC cutbacks/Destruction of CBC20.0
44) National identity40.1
45) Wages/Salaries80.1
47) Youth70.1
48) Religion50.1
49) Child abuse/Well-being of children210.3
50) Interprovincial relations10.0
52) Population20.0
53) Other581.0
54) Don't know/Not sure4247.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
9) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Abortion (ISSUE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked582796.7
1) Checked1963.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
10) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Crime/Violence (ISSUE2)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked526887.5
1) Checked75512.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
11) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Deficit/Debt/Government spending (ISSUE3)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked487280.9
1) Checked115119.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
12) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Defense/Military/Peace/NATO (ISSUE4)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked540989.8
1) Checked61410.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
13) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Drugs (ISSUE5)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked555092.1
1) Checked4737.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
14) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Economy - general/recession (ISSUE6)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked481379.9
1) Checked121020.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
15) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Education/Schools (ISSUE7)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked516185.7
1) Checked86214.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
16) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Environment/Pollution (ISSUE8)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked582896.8
1) Checked1953.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
17) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Health care/Medicare (ISSUE9)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked508584.4
1) Checked93815.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
18) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Immigration/Refugees (ISSUE10)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked577895.9
1) Checked2454.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
19) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Jobs/Unemployment (ISSUE11)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked441673.3
1) Checked160726.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
20) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Justice system - gun control, death penalty (ISSUE12)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked584297.0
1) Checked1813.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
21) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Moral issues/Pornography (ISSUE13)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked586097.3
1) Checked1632.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
22) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- National unity/Quebec's future (ISSUE14)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked480079.7
1) Checked122320.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
23) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Poverty/The poor/Homeless (ISSUE15)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked574495.4
1) Checked2794.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
24) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Racism/Equality (ISSUE16)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked591998.3
1) Checked1041.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
25) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Social services - pensions/day care/housing (ISSUE17)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked573295.2
1) Checked2914.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
26) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Taxes/Tax reform/GST - general (ISSUE18)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked565693.9
1) Checked3676.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
27) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Welfare (ISSUE19)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked562293.3
1) Checked4016.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
28) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- AIDS (ISSUE20)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600099.6
1) Checked230.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
29) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Cost of living (ISSUE21)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601499.9
1) Checked90.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
30) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Cuban issues (ISSUE22)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601999.9
1) Checked40.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
31) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Teen pregnancy (ISSUE23)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
32) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Family problems/issues (ISSUE24)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked592698.4
1) Checked971.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
33) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Farming/Agriculture (ISSUE25)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600399.7
1) Checked200.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
34) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Fisheries/Fishing dispute (ISSUE26)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600699.7
1) Checked170.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
35) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Foreign aid (ISSUE27)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598399.3
1) Checked400.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
36) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Free trade/NAFTA/International-Province (ISSUE28)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked593798.6
1) Checked861.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
37) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Gambling (ISSUE29)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6021100.0
1) Checked20.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
38) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Government/Politics/Government salaries (ISSUE30)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked568094.3
1) Checked3435.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
39) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Human rights/Civil rights/Bill 33 (ISSUE31)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked597499.2
1) Checked490.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
40) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Interest Rates (ISSUE32)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601699.9
1) Checked70.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
41) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Labor issues/Unions (ISSUE33)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
42) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Language issues (ISSUE34)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598299.3
1) Checked410.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
43) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Native issues (ISSUE35)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598099.3
1) Checked430.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
44) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Natural resources (ISSUE36)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600399.7
1) Checked200.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
45) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Research and development (ISSUE37)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601499.9
1) Checked90.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
46) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Senior issues (ISSUE38)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598499.4
1) Checked390.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
47) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Value of the dollar (ISSUE39)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
48) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Women's issues (ISSUE40)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
49) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Constitution (ISSUE41)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598099.3
1) Checked430.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
50) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Foreign affairs (ISSUE42)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked579896.3
1) Checked2253.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
51) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- CBC cutbacks/Destruction of CBC (ISSUE43)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
52) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- National identity (ISSUE44)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600699.7
1) Checked170.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
53) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Wages/Salaries (ISSUE45)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600099.6
1) Checked230.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
54) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Tourism (ISSUE46)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked6022100.0
1) Checked10.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
55) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Youth (ISSUE47)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked598699.4
1) Checked370.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
56) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Religion (ISSUE48)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600599.7
1) Checked180.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
57) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Child abuse/Well-being of children (ISSUE49)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked597799.2
1) Checked460.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
58) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Interprovincial relations (ISSUE50)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked600999.8
1) Checked140.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
59) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Canadian-U.S. conflict/Relations (ISSUE51)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601599.9
1) Checked80.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
60) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Population (ISSUE52)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked601299.8
1) Checked110.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
61) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Other (ISSUE53)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked588697.7
1) Checked1372.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
62) To begin with, thinking of the issues presently confronting (Canada/the United States), what other issues do you think are important for (Canada/the U.S.) right now? -- Don't know/Not sure (ISSUE54)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked560293.0
1) Checked4217.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
63) There is a lot of talk these days about what the aims of this country should be for the next 10 years. I'll read you two sets of three priorities, and I'd like you to tell me which of these you feel is most important. Which of these three priorities do you feel is the most important? -- 1st set (AIM1)
TOTAL%
1) Raising moral standards203133.7
2) Giving people more say in government187831.2
3) Maintaining law and order in a nation206234.2
4) Don't know520.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
64) There is a lot of talk these days about what the aims of this country should be for the next 10 years. I'll read you two sets of three priorities, and I'd like you to tell me which of these you feel is most important. Which of these three priorities do you feel is the most important? -- 2nd set (AIM2)
TOTAL%
1) Preserving and promoting the family266444.2
2) Protecting the environment113718.9
3) Building a healthy economy218036.2
4) Don't know420.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
65) There is a lot of talk these days about what the aims of this country should be for the next 10 years. I'll read you two sets of three priorities, and I'd like you to tell me which of these you feel is least important. Which of these three priorities do you feel is the least important? -- 1st set (AIM3)
TOTAL%
1) Raising moral standards225037.4
2) Giving people more say in government238239.5
3) Maintaining law and order in a nation112918.7
4) Don't know2624.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
66) There is a lot of talk these days about what the aims of this country should be for the next 10 years. I'll read you two sets of three priorities, and I'd like you to tell me which of these you feel is least important. Which of these three priorities do you feel is the least important? -- 2nd set (AIM4)
TOTAL%
1) Preserving and promoting the family149024.7
2) Protecting the environment259543.1
3) Building a healthy economy160926.7
4) Don't know3295.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
67) There is a lot of talk these days about what the aims of this country should be for the next 10 years. Which of these priorities do you feel is the most important? (AIM5)
TOTAL%
1) Raising moral standards83713.9
2) Giving people more say in government66211.0
3) Maintaining law and order in a nation80013.3
4) Preserving and promoting the family156626.0
5) Protecting the environment5989.9
6) Building a healthy economy133922.2
7) Don't know2213.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
68) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM CANADA: Thinking of how you feel right now, which party's candidate would you be most likely to support if a federal election were held tomorrow? (SPPTPRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative/PC33111.0
2) Liberal119339.8
3) New Democrat/NDP2006.7
4) Reform31110.4
5) Bloc Quebecois1595.3
6) Other511.7
7) Would not vote1816.0
8) Don't know57419.1
Missing3500 
TOTAL3000100.0
69) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: If the 1996 presidential election were held today, do you think you would vote for (VOTE96)
TOTAL%
1) Bill Clinton144647.8
2) Bob Dole95631.6
3) Ross Perot2177.2
4) Some other candidate1745.8
5) Would not vote1043.4
6) Don't know1264.2
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
70) How committed would you say you feel towards (Canada: that party e.g. listed in SPPTPRTY/U.S.: that leader and his party e.g. listed in VOTE96) (PRTYCMMT)
TOTAL%
1) Very committed156431.0
2) Fairly committed158631.5
3) Only somewhat committed123224.5
4) Not really committed at all61612.2
5) Don't know400.8
Missing1462 
TOTAL5038100.0
71) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO CHOSE A CANDIDATE (U.S., LISTED IN VOTE96) OR POLITICAL PARTY (CANADA, LISTED IN SPPTPRTY) THAT THEY SUPPORT: Would you say you are supporting (Canada: the party that shares your views/U.S.: the candidate they support) mainly because: (WHYSPPT)
TOTAL%
1) Really like candidate/party265852.8
2) Dislike others more226745.0
3) Don't know1132.2
Missing1462 
TOTAL5038100.0
72) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM CANADA: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Jobs and the economy (PRTYPOS1)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative/PC34911.6
2) Liberal104234.7
3) New Democrat/NDP2829.4
4) Reform32110.7
5) Bloc Quebecois1103.7
6) Other280.9
7) All Parties240.8
8) No parties/None35411.8
9) Don't know49016.3
Missing3500 
TOTAL3000100.0
73) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM CANADA: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Moral standards or values (PRTYPOS2)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative/PC30010.0
2) Liberal84728.2
3) New Democrat/NDP31210.4
4) Reform39713.2
5) Bloc Quebecois1364.5
6) Other351.2
7) All Parties331.1
8) No parties/None36912.3
9) Don't know57119.0
Missing3500 
TOTAL3000100.0
74) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM CANADA: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Dealing with poverty (PRTYPOS3)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative/PC2668.9
2) Liberal77525.8
3) New Democrat/NDP49616.5
4) Reform2317.7
5) Bloc Quebecois953.2
6) Other190.6
7) All Parties250.8
8) No parties/None39113.0
9) Don't know70223.4
Missing3500 
TOTAL3000100.0
75) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Jobs and the economy (PRTYPOS4)
TOTAL%
1) Democrats/Clinton135644.9
2) Republicans/Dole109836.3
3) Reform/Perot1063.5
4) Other491.6
5) All parties150.5
6) No parties/None1505.0
7) Don't know2498.2
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
76) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Moral standards or values (PRTYPOS5)
TOTAL%
1) Democrats/Clinton119239.4
2) Republicans/Dole122040.4
3) Reform/Perot732.4
4) Other561.9
5) All parties291.0
6) No parties/None2277.5
7) Don't know2267.5
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
77) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: From your perspective, which political party has a position closest to your own views on -- Dealing with poverty (PRTYPOS6)
TOTAL%
1) Democrats/Clinton143047.3
2) Republicans/Dole96632.0
3) Reform/Perot782.6
4) Other381.3
5) All parties160.5
6) No parties/None2006.6
7) Don't know2959.8
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
78) This next set of questions deals with your civic and political activities. In the past two years, have you -- Worked for a candidate or party in an election (POLACTV1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes5869.7
2) No543390.2
3) Don't know40.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
79) This next set of questions deals with your civic and political activities. In the past two years, have you -- Contributed money to a candidate or political party (POLACTV2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes120320.0
2) No480979.8
3) Don't know110.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
80) This next set of questions deals with your civic and political activities. In the past two years, have you -- Contacted a politician or their office about something that concerned you, or with a question or request (POLACTV3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes244140.5
2) No357759.4
3) Don't know50.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
81) This next set of questions deals with your civic and political activities. In the past two years, have you -- Attended a public meeting on town or school affairs (POLACTV4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes273745.4
2) No328154.5
3) Don't know50.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
82) I'll now read you some pairs of opposite points of view on government and society. Please tell me which statement comes closer to your opinion. -- The less government the better OR Government should be involved in aspects of society. (OPINION1)
TOTAL%
1) The less government the better300649.9
2) Government should be involved in aspects of society285847.5
3) Don't know1592.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
83) I'll now read you some pairs of opposite points of view on government and society. Please tell me which statement comes closer to your opinion. -- We need a strong government to handle today's complex economic problems OR The free market can handle economic problems without being involved. (OPINION2)
TOTAL%
1) We need a strong government to handle today's complex economic problems363960.4
2) The free market can handle economic problems without being involved218736.3
3) Don't know1973.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
84) I'll now read you some pairs of opposite points of view on government and society. Please tell me which statement comes closer to your opinion. -- Social problems are most effectively addressed by local or community-based programs OR Social programs are most effectively addressed by national programs. (OPINION3)
TOTAL%
1) Social problems are most effectively addressed by local or community-based programs475679.0
2) Social programs are most effectively addressed by national programs106917.7
3) Don't know1983.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
85) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- It is essential that traditional Christian values play a major role in (Canadian/American) politics. (POLISS1)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree162427.0
2) Moderately disagree126621.0
3) Moderately agree128621.4
4) Strongly agree175629.2
5) Don't know911.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
86) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- If I had my choice, I would rather have next-door neighbours who are my own colour. (POLISS2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree338356.2
2) Moderately disagree143823.9
3) Moderately agree66811.1
4) Strongly agree3996.6
5) Don't know1352.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
87) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- The number of immigrants who can legally enter (Canada/the U.S.) should be reduced. (POLISS3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree102517.0
2) Moderately disagree122220.3
3) Moderately agree131521.8
4) Strongly agree228437.9
5) Don't know1772.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
88) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- When I put my trust in other people, they usually disappoint me. (POLISS4)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree163727.2
2) Moderately disagree226537.6
3) Moderately agree116619.4
4) Strongly agree88014.6
5) Don't know751.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
89) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- The government should spend more to fight hunger and poverty even if it means higher taxes. (POLISS5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree119519.8
2) Moderately disagree123220.5
3) Moderately agree176929.4
4) Strongly agree173828.9
5) Don't know891.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
90) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- The gap between the rich and poor in this country is a significant problem. (POLISS6)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree5469.1
2) Moderately disagree83813.9
3) Moderately agree132822.0
4) Strongly agree324953.9
5) Don't know621.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
91) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- People can generally be trusted to do what is right. (POLISS7)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree100416.7
2) Moderately disagree131021.7
3) Moderately agree256342.6
4) Strongly agree108117.9
5) Don't know651.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
92) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- It is best not to get too involved in taking care of other people's needs. (POLISS8)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree247141.0
2) Moderately disagree180430.0
3) Moderately agree107617.9
4) Strongly agree5729.5
5) Don't know1001.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
93) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Sometimes government and politics is too complex for me to understand what's going on. (POLISS9)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree134622.3
2) Moderately disagree103717.2
3) Moderately agree177529.5
4) Strongly agree183830.5
5) Don't know270.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
94) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I think churches and other religious organizations should be required to pay income and property taxes. (POLISS10)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree167827.9
2) Moderately disagree118619.7
3) Moderately agree126321.0
4) Strongly agree173828.9
5) Don't know1582.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
95) Next, I would like to read you some statements that people have made about some political issues. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Voting is the only way people like me can have a say about how the government runs things. (POLISS11)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree112418.7
2) Moderately disagree120720.0
3) Moderately agree118119.6
4) Strongly agree247841.1
5) Don't know330.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
96) I would now like to ask you how much confidence you have in various groups in society. For each of the following, I'd like you to tell me how much confidence you have in them. How about -- The church or organized religion (CONFDNC1)
TOTAL%
1) None at all5949.9
2) Not very much178629.7
3) Quite a lot210735.0
4) A great deal144424.0
5) Don't know921.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
97) I would now like to ask you how much confidence you have in various groups in society. For each of the following, I'd like you to tell me how much confidence you have in them. How about -- The news media (CONFDNC2)
TOTAL%
1) None at all98116.3
2) Not very much288747.9
3) Quite a lot162226.9
4) A great deal4968.2
5) Don't know370.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
98) I would now like to ask you how much confidence you have in various groups in society. For each of the following, I'd like you to tell me how much confidence you have in them. How about -- Canada: The Parliament/U.S.: The Congress (CONFDNC3)
TOTAL%
1) None at all61510.2
2) Not very much303450.4
3) Quite a lot178029.6
4) A great deal4948.2
5) Don't know1001.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
99) I would now like to ask you how much confidence you have in various groups in society. For each of the following, I'd like you to tell me how much confidence you have in them. How about -- Canada: The Prime Minister/U.S.: The President (CONFDNC4)
TOTAL%
1) None at all86214.3
2) Not very much214835.7
3) Quite a lot212735.3
4) A great deal82113.6
5) Don't know651.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
100) I would now like to ask you how much confidence you have in various groups in society. For each of the following, I'd like you to tell me how much confidence you have in them. How about -- Law enforcement agencies (Canada: such as the RCMP/U.S.: such as the FBI) (CONFDNC5)
TOTAL%
1) None at all2794.6
2) Not very much139323.1
3) Quite a lot280446.6
4) A great deal145224.1
5) Don't know951.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
101) On this year's tax return, will you make a claim for charitable donations which you made? (CHARDONA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes339556.4
2) No251141.7
3) Don't know1171.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
102) Are you a member of any voluntary organizations or associations such as school groups, church social groups, community centres, ethnic associations, or social civic or fraternal clubs? (VOLMBR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes302650.2
2) No299749.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
103) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Professional or job-related groups (MEMBER1)
TOTAL%
0) No465477.3
1) Yes136922.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
104) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Social service groups for the elderly, poor or disabled (MEMBER2)
TOTAL%
0) No535889.0
1) Yes66511.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
105) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Religious or church-related groups (MEMBER3)
TOTAL%
0) No439573.0
1) Yes162827.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
106) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Environmental groups (MEMBER4)
TOTAL%
0) No555592.2
1) Yes4687.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
107) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Youth work (scouts, guides, youth clubs) (MEMBER5)
TOTAL%
0) No516985.8
1) Yes85414.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
108) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Community-based or neighborhood associations (MEMBER6)
TOTAL%
0) No478979.5
1) Yes123420.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
109) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Health-related groups (MEMBER7)
TOTAL%
0) No537789.3
1) Yes64610.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
110) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Recreational groups (MEMBER8)
TOTAL%
0) No490481.4
1) Yes111918.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
111) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Senior citizen groups (MEMBER9)
TOTAL%
0) No549391.2
1) Yes5308.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
112) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Veterans' groups (MEMBER10)
TOTAL%
0) No566494.0
1) Yes3596.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
113) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Women's groups (MEMBER11)
TOTAL%
0) No548591.1
1) Yes5388.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
114) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Political groups (MEMBER12)
TOTAL%
0) No556692.4
1) Yes4577.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
115) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- A small group that meets regularly and provides support or caring for those who participate in it (MEMBER13)
TOTAL%
0) No484880.5
1) Yes117519.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
116) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ANY VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATIONS OR ASSOCIATIONS SUCH AS SCHOOL GROUPS, CHURCH SOCIAL GROUPS, COMMUNITY CENTRES, ETHNIC ASSOCIATIONS, OR SOCIAL CIVIC OR FRATERNAL CLUBS: Are you a member of or affiliated with: -- Education, arts, music or cultural organizations (MEMBER14)
TOTAL%
0) No473978.7
1) Yes128421.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
117) Summed measure of MEMBER1 thru MEMBER14 (MBR_SUM)
TOTAL%
0) 305050.6
1) 2704.5
2) 4627.7
3) 5398.9
4) 5419.0
5) 4557.6
6) 2944.9
7) 1873.1
8) 1051.7
9) 731.2
10) 240.4
11) 140.2
12) 60.1
13) 20.0
14) 10.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
118) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH PROFESSIONAL OR JOB-RELATED GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK1)
TOTAL%
0) No523386.9
1) Yes79013.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
119) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH SOCIAL SERVICE GROUPS FOR THE ELDERLY, POOR OR DISABLED: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK2)
TOTAL%
0) No544790.4
1) Yes5769.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
120) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH RELIGIOUS OR CHURCH-RELATED GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK3)
TOTAL%
0) No469277.9
1) Yes133122.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
121) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK4)
TOTAL%
0) No575195.5
1) Yes2724.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
122) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH YOUTH WORK (SCOUTS, GUIDES, YOUTH CLUBS): Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK5)
TOTAL%
0) No523186.9
1) Yes79213.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
123) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH COMMUNITY-BASED OR NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATIONS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK6)
TOTAL%
0) No503483.6
1) Yes98916.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
124) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH HEALTH RELATED GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK7)
TOTAL%
0) No558792.8
1) Yes4367.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
125) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH RECREATIONAL GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK8)
TOTAL%
0) No525187.2
1) Yes77212.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
126) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH SENIOR CITIZEN GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK9)
TOTAL%
0) No569094.5
1) Yes3335.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
127) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH VETERANS' GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK10)
TOTAL%
0) No584697.1
1) Yes1772.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
128) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH WOMEN'S GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK11)
TOTAL%
0) No563393.5
1) Yes3906.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
129) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH POLITICAL GROUPS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK12)
TOTAL%
0) No578196.0
1) Yes2424.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
130) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH A SMALL GROUP THAT MEETS REGULARLY AND PROVIDES SUPPORT OR CARING FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATE IN IT: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK13)
TOTAL%
0) No507884.3
1) Yes94515.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
131) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE A MEMBER OF OR AFFILIATED WITH EDUCATION, ARTS, MUSIC OR CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS: Do you do any voluntary work of any kind for this group? (VOLWRK14)
TOTAL%
0) No504983.8
1) Yes97416.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
132) Summed measure of VOLWRK1 thru VOLWRK14 (VOL_SUM)
TOTAL%
0) 328154.5
1) 5108.5
2) 63510.5
3) 5288.8
4) 4497.5
5) 2604.3
6) 1562.6
7) 1041.7
8) 460.8
9) 310.5
10) 130.2
11) 40.1
12) 40.1
13) 20.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
133) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH PROFESSIONAL OR JOB-RELATED GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT1)
TOTAL%
0) No549391.2
1) Yes5308.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
134) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH SOCIAL SERVICE GROUPS FOR THE ELDERLY, POOR OR DISABLED: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT2)
TOTAL%
0) No576495.7
1) Yes2594.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
135) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH RELIGIOUS OR CHURCH-RELATED GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT3)
TOTAL%
0) No517886.0
1) Yes84514.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
136) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT4)
TOTAL%
0) No592398.3
1) Yes1001.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
137) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH YOUTH WORK (SCOUTS, GUIDES, YOUTH CLUBS): Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT5)
TOTAL%
0) No556892.4
1) Yes4557.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
138) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH COMMUNITY-BASED OR NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATIONS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT6)
TOTAL%
0) No547190.8
1) Yes5529.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
139) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH HEALTH-RELATED GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT7)
TOTAL%
0) No580196.3
1) Yes2223.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
140) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH RECREATIONAL GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT8)
TOTAL%
0) No562793.4
1) Yes3966.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
141) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH SENIOR CITIZEN GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT9)
TOTAL%
0) No588597.7
1) Yes1382.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
142) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH VETERANS' GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT10)
TOTAL%
0) No593298.5
1) Yes911.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
143) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH WOMEN'S GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT11)
TOTAL%
0) No578496.0
1) Yes2394.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
144) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH POLITICAL GROUPS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT12)
TOTAL%
0) No591098.1
1) Yes1131.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
145) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH A SMALL GROUP THAT MEETS REGULARLY AND PROVIDES SUPPORT OR CARING FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATE IN IT: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT13)
TOTAL%
0) No546890.8
1) Yes5559.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
146) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DO ANY VOLUNTARY WORK WITH EDUCATION, ARTS, MUSIC OR CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS: Do you serve, or have you served, on any committee of this organization or group, or as an officer of the association? (SRVCMT14)
TOTAL%
0) No544790.4
1) Yes5769.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
147) Summed measure of SRVCMT1 thru SRVCMT14 (SRV_SUM)
TOTAL%
0) 403367.0
1) 64010.6
2) 5519.1
3) 3465.7
4) 2193.6
5) 1001.7
6) 721.2
7) 320.5
8) 200.3
9) 50.1
10) 20.0
11) 20.0
12) 10.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
148) How close do you feel to the following people and organizations that have been in the news? -- The Roman Catholic Church (ORG_1)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all close237339.4
2) Not very close83813.9
3) Neutral107317.8
4) Somewhat close91315.2
5) Very close79613.2
6) Don't know300.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
149) How close do you feel to the following people and organizations that have been in the news? -- The Christian Right (ORG_2)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all close221536.8
2) Not very close81113.5
3) Neutral114419.0
4) Somewhat close85514.2
5) Very close72012.0
6) Don't know2784.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
150) How close do you feel to the following people and organizations that have been in the news? -- Abortion-rights or pro-choice groups (ORG_3)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all close181530.1
2) Not very close75412.5
3) Neutral137122.8
4) Somewhat close103617.2
5) Very close97716.2
6) Don't know701.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
151) Who would you consider to be (Canada: Canada's/U.S.: America's) most important Christian leader today? (CHRS_LDR)
TOTAL%
1) Billy Graham81313.5
2) No one at all76112.6
3) Pope John Paul II5609.3
4) Marion Best230.4
5) Preston Manning420.7
6) Gordon B. Hinkley300.5
7) My pastor/minister490.8
8) Mother Theresa540.9
9) Jesse Jackson560.9
10) Bill Clinton290.5
11) Pat Robertson530.9
12) Jean Chretien280.5
13) Nuns20.0
14) Jesus Christ380.6
15) Dobson310.5
16) Monseigneur Turcotte731.2
17) Cardinal O'Connor120.2
18) God220.4
19) Myself120.2
20) Pat Buchanan120.2
21) Cardinal Bernadin240.4
22) Oral Roberts90.1
23) Archbishop of Montreal100.2
24) Robert Schuler170.3
25) Ralph Reid270.4
26) Bishop(s)320.5
27) Archbishop Exner30.0
28) Monseigneur Couture160.3
29) Jerry Falwell70.1
30) John Hagee50.1
31) David Maines150.2
32) Cardinal Leger70.1
33) Archbishops80.1
34) Cardinal of Montreal30.0
35) Bishop of Montreal50.1
36) Jean Vanier60.1
37) Jimmy Carter60.1
38) Cardinals90.1
39) Gregoire30.0
40) Charles Stanley40.1
41) Cardinal Carter30.0
42) Cardinal Bernardlaw30.0
43) Pat Robinson40.1
44) Brian Stiller60.1
45) Newt Gingrich30.0
46) Louis Farrakan30.0
47) Catholic Church40.1
48) Everyone who is christian90.1
49) Other2894.8
50) Don't know278346.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
152) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- The concept of God is an old superstition that is no longer needed to explain things in these modern times. (BELIEF1)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree378862.9
2) Disagree116019.3
3) Don't know1522.5
4) Agree5248.7
5) Strongly agree3996.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
153) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Human beings are not special creatures made in the image of God, they are simply a recent development in the process of animal evolution. (BELIEF2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree291848.4
2) Disagree100216.6
3) Don't know2944.9
4) Agree97016.1
5) Strongly agree83913.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
154) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I feel that through the life, death and resurrection of Jesus, God provided a way for the forgiveness of my sins. (BELIEF3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree78113.0
2) Disagree5258.7
3) Don't know2444.1
4) Agree125520.8
5) Strongly agree321853.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
155) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- In my view, Jesus Christ was not the divine son of God. (BELIEF4)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree372161.8
2) Disagree96015.9
3) Don't know4297.1
4) Agree4657.7
5) Strongly agree4487.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
156) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I believe the Bible is the inspired word of God. (BELIEF5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree65710.9
2) Disagree69511.5
3) Don't know1732.9
4) Agree154325.6
5) Strongly agree295549.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
157) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I feel the Bible is God's word, and is to be taken literally, word for word. (BELIEF6)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree200333.3
2) Disagree139923.2
3) Don't know1242.1
4) Agree104717.4
5) Strongly agree145024.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
158) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I have committed my life to Christ and consider myself to be a converted Christian. (BELIEF7)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree172128.6
2) Disagree117119.4
3) Don't know2203.7
4) Agree114219.0
5) Strongly agree176929.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
159) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I feel it is very important to encourage non-Christians to become Christians. (BELIEF8)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree214635.6
2) Disagree131021.7
3) Don't know1362.3
4) Agree104117.3
5) Strongly agree139023.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
160) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I don't think you need to go to church in order to be a good Christian. (BELIEF9)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree74012.3
2) Disagree64710.7
3) Don't know921.5
4) Agree156826.0
5) Strongly agree297649.4
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
161) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- All the great religions of the world are equally good and true. (BELIEF10)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree135822.5
2) Disagree85114.1
3) Don't know1903.2
4) Agree168227.9
5) Strongly agree194232.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
162) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- The world will end in a battle in Armageddon between Jesus and the Antichrist. (BELIEF11)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree263843.8
2) Disagree91315.2
3) Don't know66111.0
4) Agree67411.2
5) Strongly agree113718.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
163) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I want to live a spiritual life, more than I want to be rich. (BELIEF12)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree5298.8
2) Disagree89514.9
3) Don't know2113.5
4) Agree179029.7
5) Strongly agree259843.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
164) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Christians should get involved in politics to protect their values. (BELIEF13)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree139723.2
2) Disagree114419.0
3) Don't know1462.4
4) Agree179529.8
5) Strongly agree154125.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
165) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- My private beliefs about Christianity are more important than what is taught by any church. (BELIEF14)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree5979.9
2) Disagree92915.4
3) Don't know2243.7
4) Agree146924.4
5) Strongly agree280446.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
166) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- People who love God and work hard will always have enough money. (BELIEF15)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree233338.7
2) Disagree155225.8
3) Don't know1502.5
4) Agree98316.3
5) Strongly agree100516.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
167) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- I feel that churches put too much emphasis on asking for money. (BELIEF16)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree81113.5
2) Disagree152225.3
3) Don't know2213.7
4) Agree169428.1
5) Strongly agree177529.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
168) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Churches and religious organizations should spend more money on helping the poor. (BELIEF17)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1863.1
2) Disagree5799.6
3) Don't know1432.4
4) Agree200033.2
5) Strongly agree311551.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
169) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- If churches and other religious groups find that they have received money that has been obtained through crime or illegal business practices, they should give the money back. (BELIEF18)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree4487.4
2) Disagree5038.4
3) Don't know1732.9
4) Agree81213.5
5) Strongly agree408767.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
170) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Strict rules to protect the environment are necessary, even if they raise prices or cost jobs. (BELIEF19)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree67711.2
2) Disagree106117.6
3) Don't know1021.7
4) Agree209334.8
5) Strongly agree209034.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
171) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Homosexuals should have the same rights as other (Canadians/Americans.) (BELIEF20)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree129621.5
2) Disagree63910.6
3) Don't know1953.2
4) Agree158926.4
5) Strongly agree230438.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
172) I would like to read you some statements that people have made about their personal religious beliefs. No matter how you answer the questions, you can be sure that many people feel the same way. As I read each statement, please tell me whether you agree or disagree, moderately or strongly. -- Any governmental regulation of abortion is an infringement upon the rights of women. (BELIEF21)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree109318.1
2) Disagree95315.8
3) Don't know2444.1
4) Agree116619.4
5) Strongly agree256742.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
173) Do you consider religion to be an important part of your life or not? (RELIMPRT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, do416669.2
2) No, do not179829.9
3) Don't know591.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
174) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO CONSIDER RELIGION TO BE AN IMPORTANT PART IN THEIR LIFE: Would you say religion provides none, some, quite a bit, or a great deal of guidance in your day-to-day life? (RELGDNCE)
TOTAL%
1) None441.1
2) Some123629.7
3) Quite a bit112527.0
4) A great deal174942.0
5) Don't know120.3
Missing2334 
TOTAL4166100.0
175) Other than on special occasions, such as weddings, funerals or baptisms, how often did you attend religious services or meetings in the last 12 months? (ATTNDCH)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week76012.6
2) Once a week103117.1
3) A few times a month75412.5
4) Once a month3636.0
5) A few times a year110218.3
6) At least once a year4958.2
7) Not at all148924.7
8) Don't know290.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
176) How often do you -- Pray outside of formal religious services (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Once a day or more274945.6
2) Once a week or more80213.3
3) Once a month or more2363.9
4) Occasionally123220.5
5) Never94215.6
6) Don't know621.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
177) How often do you -- Read the Bible or other religious material (READBBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Once a day or more85814.2
2) Once a week or more105217.5
3) Once a month or more4717.8
4) Occasionally210534.9
5) Never149824.9
6) Don't know390.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
178) Next, on a scale where 1 mean that "churches should concentrate on personal spirituality" and 5 means that "churches should concentrate on social justice," where would you place your beliefs about what churches should do? (BELIEFCH)
TOTAL%
1) Churches should concentrate on personal spirituality140723.4
2) 82113.6
3) 211035.0
4) 69011.5
5) Churches should concentrate on social justice74812.4
6) Don't know2474.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
179) On a scale where 1 means that "your religion is not at all important to your political thinking" and 5 means that "your religion is very important to your political thinking," where would you place yourself? (REL_PLTC)
TOTAL%
1) Your religion is not at all important to your political thinking209734.8
2) 81113.5
3) 117719.5
4) 66911.1
5) Your religion is very important to your political thinking116619.4
6) Don't know1031.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
180) If a (Canada: party leader and potential prime minister/U.S.: presidential candidate) belongs to a political party you like and has many views which you like, would you be willing to vote for (Canada: their party/U.S.: such a person) if the person is -- An Evangelical (VT4EVANG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes475578.9
2) No92315.3
3) Don't know3455.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
181) If a (Canada: party leader and potential prime minister/U.S.: presidential candidate) belongs to a political party you like and has many views which you like, would you be willing to vote for (Canada: their party/U.S.: such a person) if the person is -- An atheist and does not believe in God (VT4ATHST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes344957.3
2) No237339.4
3) Don't know2013.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
182) If a (Canada: party leader and potential prime minister/U.S.: presidential candidate) belongs to a political party you like and has many views which you like, would you be willing to vote for (Canada: their party/U.S.: such a person) if the person is -- A Muslim (VT4MUSLM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes406467.5
2) No161226.8
3) Don't know3475.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
183) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Candidates and elections (CHRSPK1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes80820.1
2) No304876.0
3) Don't know1543.8
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
184) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Welfare and unemployment (CHRSPK2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes203750.8
2) No178444.5
3) Don't know1894.7
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
185) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Abortion and sexual behavior (CHRSPK3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes251762.8
2) No132533.0
3) Don't know1684.2
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
186) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Using your money in a Christian manner (CHRSPK4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes255063.6
2) No126331.5
3) Don't know1974.9
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
187) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Social justice issues like poverty or civil rights (CHRSPK5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes292673.0
2) No92323.0
3) Don't know1614.0
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
188) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH A FEW TIMES A YEAR OR MORE OFTEN: Please tell me whether the clergy in your church or place of worship speaks out on -- Giving money to the church (CHRSPK6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes303375.6
2) No86721.6
3) Don't know1102.7
Missing2490 
TOTAL4010100.0
189) Do you ever think of yourself as part of a religious tradition? For example, do you consider yourself as Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian, agnostic or atheist, nothing in particular, or something else? (RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Christian438372.8
2) Jewish921.5
3) Muslim220.4
4) Other non-Christian591.0
5) Agnostic1562.6
6) Atheist1232.0
7) Nothing in particular78513.0
8) Something else3425.7
9) Don't know611.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
190) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CHRISTIAN: What specific church denomination is that? (DENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Adventist220.5
2) Alliance110.3
3) Anglican1744.0
4) Baptist48711.1
5) Brethren60.1
6) Catholic165037.6
7) Charismatic50.1
8) Christian701.6
9) Church of Christ591.3
10) Church of God190.4
11) Congregational210.5
12) Episcopalian541.2
13) Evangelical410.9
14) Quakers, Friends20.0
15) Fundamentalist40.1
16) Holiness30.1
17) Jehovah's Witnesses240.5
18) Lutherans2014.6
19) Mennonite330.8
20) Methodist2024.6
21) Mormon421.0
22) Nondenominational1824.2
23) Orthodox230.5
24) Pentecostal1022.3
25) Presbyterian1282.9
26) Protestant972.2
27) Reformed120.3
28) Unitarian/Universalist80.2
29) United Church2926.7
30) Other2646.0
31) Don't know1453.3
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
191) Do you consider yourself to be any of the following? -- A Charismatic Christian (CHARISMA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68615.7
2) No328675.0
3) Don't know4119.4
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
192) Do you consider yourself to be any of the following? -- A Pentecostal Christian (PENTECOS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes4299.8
2) No370084.4
3) Don't know2545.8
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
193) Do you consider yourself to be any of the following? -- An Evangelical Christian (EVANGELI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes96622.0
2) No311071.0
3) Don't know3077.0
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
194) Do you consider yourself to be any of the following? -- A Fundamental Christian (FUNDAMEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes94721.6
2) No305669.7
3) Don't know3808.7
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
195) Do you consider yourself to be any of the following? -- A Liberal or Progressive Christian (LIBERAL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes216449.4
2) No191843.8
3) Don't know3016.9
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
196) How often do you read a newspaper? (RDNWSPPR)
TOTAL%
1) Every day307251.0
2) Several times a week110818.4
3) About once a week89614.9
4) On occasion5599.3
5) Never or almost never3766.2
6) Don't know120.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
197) How often do you the watch the news on television? (WATCHTV)
TOTAL%
1) Every day401866.7
2) Several times a week109518.2
3) About once a week3255.4
4) On occasion3445.7
5) Never or almost never2323.9
6) Don't know90.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
198) How often do you listen to the news? (LSTNRADI)
TOTAL%
1) Every day376562.5
2) Several times a week70711.7
3) About once a week2764.6
4) On occasion60810.1
5) Never or almost never65710.9
6) Don't know100.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
199) Are you currently a registered voter? (REGVOTER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes536689.1
2) No62910.4
3) Don't know280.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
200) Age of respondent (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL602344.48317
201) What is your current marital status? (MARSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Single/Never married145024.1
2) Married335455.7
3) Co-habitating/Common law2313.8
4) Separated1262.1
5) Divorced4427.3
6) Widowed3896.5
7) Refused310.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
202) What is the highest level of education that you have attained? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) High School or less219636.5
2) Post-Secondary Vocational or Technical Diploma110718.4
3) Some University96116.0
4) Complete University Degree101816.9
5) Post-Graduate Studies (Master's, Ph.D)71311.8
6) Refused280.5
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
203) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WITH A COMPLETE UNIVERSITY DEGREE: And is that an associate or bachelor,s degree? (COLLDEGR)
TOTAL%
1) Associate7815.4
2) Bachelor's42383.6
3) Don't know51.0
Missing5994 
TOTAL506100.0
204) Which of the following best describes your current employment status? (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Employed full time306850.9
2) Employed part time68211.3
3) Full-time homemaker4747.9
4) Student3115.2
5) Retired93915.6
6) Unemployed/Looking for work2854.7
7) Other2454.1
8) Refused190.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
205) Which of the following categories best describes your annual household income? That is, the total income before taxes, or gross income, of all persons in your household combined. (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000103017.1
2) Between $20,000 and $39,999174228.9
3) Between $40,000 and $59,999123620.5
4) Between $60,000 and $79,99973712.2
5) Between $80,000 and $99,9993275.4
6) $100,000 and over4036.7
7) Refused5489.1
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
206) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CHRISTIAN: In total, approximately what percentage of your total household income, if any, do you give to churches and other religious organizations? (999=DK/NS) (INCDONAT)
TOTAL%
0) 200133.2
1) 80813.4
2) 3455.7
3) 1682.8
4) 601.0
5) 68411.4
6) 230.4
7) 621.0
8) 400.7
9) 70.1
10) 90515.0
11) 100.2
12) 250.4
13) 80.1
14) 10.0
15) 801.3
17) 20.0
18) 10.0
20) 530.9
25) 130.2
30) 140.2
33) 20.0
40) 10.0
50) 50.1
60) 20.0
100) 60.1
999) 69711.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
207) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CHRISTIAN: As far as you know, did your parents give? (PRNTSDNT)
TOTAL%
1) A larger percentage of their income to churches or religious organizations193832.2
2) About the same percentage214735.6
3) A lower percentage113518.8
4) Don't know80313.3
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
208) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CHRISTIAN: Churches often encourage their supporters to donate a "tithe" of their income to the church. To the best of your knowledge, what percent of one's income would be a 'tithe"? (999=DK/NS) (TITHE)
TOTAL%
0) 1613.7
1) 2465.6
2) 1262.9
3) 561.3
4) 210.5
5) 3487.9
6) 50.1
7) 120.3
8) 150.3
10) 222050.7
12) 70.2
14) 10.0
15) 481.1
20) 471.1
25) 140.3
30) 190.4
33) 10.0
35) 20.0
40) 10.0
45) 10.0
50) 60.1
60) 10.0
70) 10.0
75) 20.0
80) 10.0
100) 20.0
999) 101923.2
Missing2117 
TOTAL4383100.0
209) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM CANADIAN CENSUS DIVISION AREAS: How would you describe the size of the community in which you live? (COMMTYCA)
TOTAL%
1) A farm, rural or isolated community40032.4
2) A town of fewer than 10,000 people37630.4
3) A small city of 10,000 to 30,00021917.7
4) A city of 30,000 to 100,00019715.9
5) Don't know443.6
Missing5264 
TOTAL1236100.0
210) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: Which of the following best describes the community or area in which you live? (COMMTYUS)
TOTAL%
1) Rural (farm) or isolated community54918.2
2) Less than 10,000 people42614.1
3) Between 10,000 and 99,99986828.7
4) Between 100,000 and 499,99938712.8
5) Between 500,000 and 1,999,9992257.4
6) Two million or more people1515.0
7) A suburb of a smaller or medium city1073.5
8) A suburb of a larger city2106.9
9) Don't know1003.3
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
211) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS FROM THE UNITED STATES: And to conclude, we would like to be able to analyze the results by the respondent's racial background. Are you of Hispanic or Latino origin? (HISP_LAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes36512.1
2) No262786.9
3) Don't know311.0
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
212) Could you please tell me how you would describe your race or ethnic background? (ETHNICTY)
TOTAL%
1) White498082.7
2) Black or African Canadian410.7
3) Black or African American2003.3
4) Asian1071.8
5) Native or aboriginal Canadian530.9
6) Native or aboriginal American360.6
7) Multiracial1482.5
8) Hispanic/Mexican American2353.9
9) Croatian10.0
10) Canadian Jewish10.0
11) Polish20.0
12) Italian50.1
13) Chinese Canadian10.0
14) Canadian320.5
15) Jewish50.1
16) British10.0
17) Spanish/Portuguese100.2
18) Greek20.0
19) Irish Canadian30.0
20) Persian10.0
21) Arabic/Egyptian40.1
22) Metis Indian50.1
23) Pacific Islander20.0
24) American70.1
25) Canadian American20.0
26) Gaelic/Celtic (Irish)30.0
27) Ethiopian10.0
28) Dutch10.0
29) East Indian (India)50.1
30) French Canadian (Quebec)40.1
31) Japanese Canadian10.0
32) West Indies20.0
33) Filipino20.0
34) Guyanese10.0
35) South African10.0
36) Native Algerian10.0
37) Hungarian10.0
38) White American Italian10.0
39) French American Indian10.0
40) Other100.2
41) Don't know1041.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
213) And are you yourself currently a member of a labor union? (UNION)
TOTAL%
1) Yes89714.9
2) No508484.4
3) Don't know420.7
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
214) Hispanic (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked596899.1
1) Checked550.9
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
215) AGEBREAK (AGEBREAK)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2468111.3
2) 25-34119619.9
3) 35-44147724.5
4) 45-54111318.5
5) 55-6470911.8
6) 65+78613.0
99) Refused611.0
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
216) Weight (WT1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6023.9960
217) USACDIV (USACDIV)
TOTAL%
1) New England2498.2
2) Middle Atlantic40013.2
3) East North Central40013.2
4) West North Central2498.2
5) South Atlantic40213.3
6) East South Atlantic2518.3
7) West South Atlantic41013.6
8) Mountain2468.1
9) Pacific41613.8
Missing3477 
TOTAL3023100.0
218) I-COUNTRY: Country (for use with on-line analysis) (I-COUNTRY)
TOTAL%
1) Canada300049.8
2) USA302350.2
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
219) I-SEX: Sex of respondent (for use with on-line analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male297549.4
2) Female304850.6
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
220) I-LANGUAGE: Language of interview (for use with on-line analysis) (I-LANGUAGE)
TOTAL%
1) English524987.1
2) French60510.0
3) Spanish1692.8
Missing477 
TOTAL6023100.0
221) I-RELIGION: Do you ever think of yourself as part of a religious tradition? For example, do you consider yourself as Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian, agnostic or atheist, nothing in particular, or something else? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
0) Christian438373.5
1) Jewish921.5
2) Other4237.1
3) None78513.2
4) Agnst/Aths2794.7
Missing538 
TOTAL5962100.0
222) I-EDUCATN: What is the highest level of education that you have attained? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-EDUCATN)
TOTAL%
0) H.S.& less219636.6
1) Voc'n/Tech110718.5
2) Some univ.96116.0
3) Univ. deg.101817.0
4) Post-grad71311.9
Missing505 
TOTAL5995100.0
223) I-MARITAL: What is your current marital status? (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Nev.marr.145024.2
1) Married335456.0
2) Co-habitat2313.9
3) Div./Sep.5689.5
4) Widowed3896.5
Missing508 
TOTAL5992100.0
224) I-INCOME: Which of the following categories best describes your annual household income? That is, the total income before taxes, or gross income, of all persons in your household combined. (recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
0) Lt 20K103018.8
1) 20K-39,999174231.8
2) 40K-59,999123622.6
3) 60K-79,99973713.5
4) 80K & over73013.3
Missing1025 
TOTAL5475100.0
225) I-AGE: AGE (recoded from AGEBREAK for use with on-line analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
0) 18-2468111.4
1) 25-34119620.1
2) 35-44147724.8
3) 45-54111318.7
4) 55+149525.1
Missing538 
TOTAL5962100.0