Taiwan Social Change Survey, 1999

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Respondent ID (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192553667.03731163
2) Interview started at (month) (SMON)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
7) 7181594.3
8) 81005.2
9) 980.4
TOTAL1925100.0
3) Interview started at (day) (SD)
TOTAL%
0) 20.1
1) 140.7
2) 110.6
3) 50.3
4) 80.4
5) 693.6
6) 1145.9
7) 1045.4
8) 1125.8
9) 1075.6
10) 1266.5
11) 1216.3
12) 854.4
13) 894.6
14) 914.7
15) 784.1
16) 472.4
17) 894.6
18) 1095.7
19) 733.8
20) 824.3
21) 944.9
22) 623.2
23) 492.5
24) 371.9
25) 462.4
26) 180.9
27) 291.5
28) 251.3
29) 160.8
30) 100.5
31) 30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
4) Interview started at (hour) (SH)
TOTAL%
0) 20.1
1) 20.1
2) 10.1
3) 10.1
4) 10.1
5) 10.1
6) 40.2
7) 70.4
8) 321.7
9) 804.2
10) 1196.2
11) 1025.3
12) 663.4
13) 774.0
14) 1015.2
15) 1347.0
16) 1447.5
17) 1447.5
18) 1347.0
19) 25013.0
20) 28414.8
21) 1698.8
22) 573.0
23) 130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
5) Interview started at (minute) (SMIN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192523.97317
6) Gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male96250.0
2) Female96350.0
TOTAL1925100.0
7) The respondent lives in: province (municipality), county (city), township (town, city, district). (LIVES)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925509.572293
8) When were you born? (Age in R.O.C. years) (AGE)
TOTAL%
22) 10.1
23) 10.1
24) 221.1
25) 281.5
26) 231.2
27) 341.8
28) 221.1
29) 331.7
30) 291.5
31) 331.7
32) 211.1
33) 261.4
34) 211.1
35) 150.8
36) 201.0
37) 321.7
38) 221.1
39) 472.4
40) 542.8
41) 552.9
42) 502.6
43) 502.6
44) 703.6
45) 623.2
46) 623.2
47) 633.3
48) 532.8
49) 542.8
50) 603.1
51) 542.8
52) 743.8
53) 552.9
54) 492.5
55) 472.4
56) 472.4
57) 472.4
58) 482.5
59) 522.7
60) 492.5
61) 392.0
62) 512.6
63) 402.1
64) 321.7
65) 512.6
66) 371.9
67) 392.0
68) 512.6
TOTAL1925100.0
9) When were you born? (Month) (MNBORN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) 11839.5
2) 21558.1
3) 31628.4
4) 41467.6
5) 51377.1
6) 61387.2
7) 71357.0
8) 81568.1
9) 91678.7
10) 101809.4
11) 111779.2
12) 121558.1
97) Don't know or forgot140.7
98) Don't understand10.1
99) Refused180.9
TOTAL1925100.0
10) When were you born? (Day) (DAYBORN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) 1864.5
2) 2804.2
3) 3492.5
4) 4603.1
5) 5703.6
6) 6482.5
7) 7613.2
8) 8653.4
9) 9552.9
10) 10985.1
11) 11462.4
12) 12713.7
13) 13502.6
14) 14472.4
15) 15723.7
16) 16643.3
17) 17452.3
18) 18603.1
19) 19492.5
20) 201025.3
21) 21573.0
22) 22583.0
23) 23532.8
24) 24532.8
25) 25763.9
26) 26603.1
27) 27402.1
28) 28703.6
29) 29532.8
30) 30613.2
31) 31261.4
97) Don't know or forgot201.0
98) Don't understand10.1
99) Refused180.9
TOTAL1925100.0
11) Where were you born: province (municipality), county (city), township (town, city, district)? (WHRBORN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925567.414274
12) How long have you been living in this Township (Town/City/District)? ___ years (LONGLIVE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192536.72135
13) Are you married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Unmarried46924.4
2) Married145075.3
3) Other (please specify)60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
14) Are you currently living with your spouse? (LIVESP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable46424.1
1) Yes134269.7
2) No, I am divorced / separated392.0
3) My spouse is deceased482.5
4) We live separately or seldom live together because of jobs211.1
5) We live separately due to other factors80.4
6) Other (please specify)30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
15) What is your parents' ethnic background: father? (FA_ETHN)
TOTAL%
1) Fukienese of Taiwan145175.4
2) Hakka of Taiwan1819.4
3) Aborigine653.4
4) Mainlander22411.6
5) Overseas Chinese20.1
6) Other (please specify)10.1
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
16) What is your parents' ethnic background: mother? (MO_ETHN)
TOTAL%
1) Fukienese of Taiwan156081.0
2) Hakka of Taiwan1839.5
3) Aborigine713.7
4) Mainlander1085.6
5) Overseas Chinese20.1
6) Other (please specify)10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
17) Currently or before retirement, what was your father's industry? (FAOCC1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192555.832120
18) Currently or before retirement, what was your father's position (e.g. manager, section chief, staff in charge of external affairs, production staff, section member)? (FAOCC2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925543.39248
19) Is your father the boss or is he employed by others? [For respondents who have retired, ask about the situation before retirement.] (FA_BOSS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable341.8
1) A boss1739.0
2) Employed by others75939.4
3) Helping in the family business723.7
4) Self-employed87745.6
7) Don't know or forgot40.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
20) What was the industry of your first formal job? (FA_1JOBA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192558.5794
21) What was the position of your first formal job? (R_1JOBA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925535.288271
22) [This question follows the question: What was the industry of your first formal job?] How old were you at that time? (AGE_1JOB)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable1156.0
7) 780.4
8) 850.3
9) 910.1
10) 1080.4
11) 1110.1
12) 12271.4
13) 13593.1
14) 14673.5
15) 151085.6
16) 161568.1
17) 171507.8
18) 1822511.7
19) 191256.5
20) 201869.7
21) 21703.6
22) 221196.2
23) 231256.5
24) 24884.6
25) 25824.3
26) 26512.6
27) 27251.3
28) 28281.5
29) 2960.3
30) 30150.8
31) 3160.3
32) 3240.2
33) 3350.3
34) 3410.1
35) 3570.4
37) 3710.1
39) 3910.1
40) 4040.2
41) 4110.1
42) 4220.1
44) 4420.1
45) 4510.1
50) 5010.1
97) Don't know or forgot382.0
99) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
23) Currently or before retirement, what was your industry? (OCCA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192567.85544
24) Currently or before retirement, what was your position (e.g. manager, section chief, staff in charge of external affairs, production staff, section member)? (OCCB)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925391.752279
25) Are you the boss or are you employed by others (R_BOSS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable42622.1
1) A boss1296.7
2) Employed by others93148.4
3) Helping in the family business1095.7
4) Self-employed32717.0
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
26) What is your education level? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) None884.6
2) Self-study10.1
3) Attended elementary school573.0
4) Finished elementary school29115.1
5) Junior high school27114.1
6) Vocational junior high school110.6
7) High school24212.6
8) Vocational high school35618.5
9) Cadet school80.4
10) Five-year junior college (after junior high)1115.8
11) Two-year/three-year junior college (after high school of general subjects)1819.4
12) Military/police junior college90.5
13) Military/police college130.7
14) College22811.8
15) Graduate school462.4
16) Other (please specify)100.5
99) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
27) What is your father's education level? (FA_EDUC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) None38419.9
2) Self-study170.9
3) Attended elementary school1578.2
4) Finished elementary school67335.0
5) Junior high school20910.9
6) Vocational junior high school60.3
7) High school1467.6
8) Vocational high school613.2
9) Cadet school50.3
10) Five-year junior college (after junior high)311.6
11) Two-year/three-year junior college (after high school of general subjects)191.0
12) Military/police junior college30.2
13) Military/police college392.0
14) College733.8
15) Graduate school60.3
16) Other (please specify)442.3
97) Don't know or forgot492.5
99) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
28) What is your mother's education level? (MOEDUC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) None76139.5
2) Self-study100.5
3) Attended elementary school1739.0
4) Finished elementary school61431.9
5) Junior high school1316.8
6) Vocational junior high school100.5
7) High school914.7
8) Vocational high school432.2
10) Five-year junior college (after junior high)100.5
11) Two-year/three-year junior college (after high school of general subjects)90.5
14) College150.8
15) Graduate school10.1
16) Other (please specify)211.1
97) Don't know or forgot331.7
99) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
29) Do you go to temples or monasteries to worship to the gods? (WRSHTEMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes167587.0
2) No25013.0
TOTAL1925100.0
30) Do you go to the Buddhist temples to worship or to render respect to the Buddha? (WRSHBUD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable60.3
1) Yes94148.9
2) No97750.8
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
31) Then what is your religious belief? [If answered "Buddhism" then ask: "What sect does it belong to?"] (RELIGION)
TOTAL%
10) "I have no religious belief"26213.6
20) Folk religion70.4
21) Folk religion: "Self-identified"633.3
22) Folk religion: "One that worships the gods"49725.8
23) Folk religion: "Not clearly specified as such"653.4
24) Folk religion: Other folk religion (please specify)110.6
30) Buddha worship311.6
31) Buddhism: sect: Jingtu Zong492.5
32) Buddhism: sect: Chan Zong241.2
33) Buddhism: sect: Mi Zong esoteric sect90.5
34) Buddhism: sect: Dual practicing Chan and Pure Land90.5
35) Buddhism: sect: Practice exoteric and esoteric teachings in Buddhism10.1
36) Other Buddhism (please specify)472.4
39) Other Buddhism (Don't know how to categorize)33617.5
40) Taoism24512.7
50) Catholicism472.4
60) Protestant Christianity, (name the denomination)924.8
71) Cihui Tang30.2
72) Yiguan Dao392.0
74) Tindijiao20.1
78) Other local religion80.4
81) Nichiren (Lotus) Orthodox Sect20.1
82) Soka Gakkai (Value-Creating Society)10.1
91) Islam10.1
95) Other foreign religions20.1
101) Both Buddhism and Taoism502.6
103) Other (please specify)211.1
997) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
32) Has your family joined "the associations of the gods" (e.g., Second branch of Matsu Association)? (ASSOC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable131768.4
1) Yes341.8
2) No57429.8
TOTAL1925100.0
33) What is your father's religious belief? (FA_REL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable130.7
10) Has no religious belief1668.6
20) Folk religion361.9
21) Folk religion: "Self-identified"351.8
22) Folk religion: "One that worships the gods"50126.0
23) Folk religion: "Not clearly specified as such"351.8
24) Folk religion: Other folk religion (please specify)130.7
30) Buddha worship824.3
31) Buddhism: sect: Jingtu Zong201.0
32) Buddhism: sect: Chan Zong150.8
33) Buddhism: sect: Mi Zong esoteric sect20.1
34) Buddhism: sect: Dual practicing Chan and Pure Land30.2
35) Buddhism: sect: Practice exoteric and esoteric teachings in Buddhism10.1
36) Other Buddhism (please specify)211.1
39) Other Buddhism (Don't know how to categorize)36118.8
40) Taoism38219.8
50) Catholicism532.8
60) Protestant Christianity, (name the denomination)763.9
71) Cihui Tang10.1
72) Yiguan Dao241.2
78) Other local religion90.5
81) Nichiren (Lotus) Orthodox Sect10.1
91) Islam10.1
95) Other foreign religions10.1
101) Both Buddhism and Taoism382.0
103) Other (please specify)100.5
110) Deceased110.6
997) Don't know or forgot140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
34) What is your mother's religious belief? (MA_REL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable60.3
10) Has no religious belief1095.7
20) Folk religion402.1
21) Folk religion: "Self-identified"361.9
22) Folk religion: "One that worships the gods"50826.4
23) Folk religion: "Not clearly specified as such"311.6
24) Folk religion: Other folk religion (please specify)110.6
30) Buddha worship1015.2
31) Buddhism: sect: Jingtu Zong201.0
32) Buddhism: sect: Chan Zong140.7
33) Buddhism: sect: Mi Zong esoteric sect50.3
34) Buddhism: sect: Dual practicing Chan and Pure Land40.2
35) Buddhism: sect: Practice exoteric and esoteric teachings in Buddhism10.1
36) Other Buddhism (please specify)241.2
39) Other Buddhism (Don't know how to categorize)38920.2
40) Taoism37919.7
50) Catholicism542.8
60) Protestant Christianity, (name the denomination)804.2
71) Cihui Tang10.1
72) Yiguan Dao281.5
74) Tindijiao10.1
78) Other local religion90.5
81) Nichiren (Lotus) Orthodox Sect10.1
91) Islam10.1
92) Tatong Church10.1
101) Both Buddhism and Taoism432.2
103) Other (please specify)100.5
110) Deceased90.5
997) Don't know or forgot90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
35) When did you start with this religious belief? (R.O.C. year) [Skipped if RELIGION= 10 "I have no religious belief"] (STARTREL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192547.18525
36) Where did you live at that time? [This question follows the question: When did you start with this religious belief? Skipped if RELIGION = 10] (LIVETHEN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1925491.948321
37) Did you take part in any activity organized by a/some temple(s) or religious organization(s) last year? [Skipped if RELIGION=10.] (ORG_ACT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable25813.4
1) Yes47424.6
2) No119362.0
TOTAL1925100.0
38) Do you do voluntary work or go the temple to help? How often do you do so? (VOLTEMPL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable138872.1
1) Four times a month924.8
2) Once a month442.3
3) Three or four times a year593.1
4) Once or twice a year804.2
5) Never23912.4
6) There was no such activity231.2
TOTAL1925100.0
39) Frequency of attendance: Sunday service (Christian) or Mass (Catholic). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178192.5
1) More than four times a month723.7
2) Once to three times a month331.7
3) Three to eleven times a year70.4
4) Once or twice a year140.7
5) Never180.9
TOTAL1925100.0
40) Frequency of attendance: Fellowship (Special activities for Christianity or Catholicism). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (FELLOWSH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178292.6
1) More than four times a month432.2
2) Once to three times a month371.9
3) Three to eleven times a year120.6
4) Once or twice a year50.3
5) Never402.1
6) There was no such activity60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
41) Frequency of attendance: Bible class. [Only answered if Protestant Christian or Catholic] (BIBLCLS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178292.6
1) More than four times a month130.7
2) Once to three times a month80.4
3) Three to eleven times a year291.5
4) Once or twice a year261.4
5) Never603.1
6) There was no such activity70.4
TOTAL1925100.0
42) Frequency of attendance: Lessons for new believers (Christianity) or lessons on doctrines (Catholicism). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (LESSON)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178292.6
1) More than four times a month90.5
2) Once to three times a month40.2
3) Three to eleven times a year140.7
4) Once or twice a year311.6
5) Never673.5
6) There was no such activity180.9
TOTAL1925100.0
43) Frequency of attendance: Spiritual practices. [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (PRACTICE)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178292.6
1) More than four times a month90.5
2) Once to three times a month30.2
3) Three to eleven times a year110.6
4) Once or twice a year412.1
5) Never673.5
6) There was no such activity120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
44) Frequency of attendance: Retreat (Christianity). [Only answered if Christian Protestant] (RETREAT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178592.7
1) More than four times a month40.2
2) Once to three times a month20.1
3) Three to eleven times a year60.3
4) Once or twice a year150.8
5) Never794.1
6) There was no such activity341.8
TOTAL1925100.0
45) Frequency of attendance: Holy Communion (Christianity) or Holy Sacrament (Catholicism). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (COMMUN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178192.5
1) More than four times a month100.5
2) Once to three times a month180.9
3) Three to eleven times a year271.4
4) Once or twice a year321.7
5) Never492.5
6) There was no such activity70.4
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
46) Frequency of attendance: Doing voluntary work (or church services). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (VOL_WORK)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178492.7
1) More than four times a month241.2
2) Once to three times a month150.8
3) Three to eleven times a year191.0
4) Once or twice a year301.6
5) Never512.6
6) There was no such activity20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
47) Frequency of attendance: Helping preach the gospel. [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (PREACH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable178392.6
1) More than four times a month120.6
2) Once to three times a month160.8
3) Three to eleven times a year211.1
4) Once or twice a year291.5
5) Never583.0
6) There was no such activity50.3
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
48) Frequency of attendance: Other scheduled meetings (please specify). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (OTHRMEET)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable179593.2
1) More than four times a month160.8
2) Once to three times a month90.5
3) Three to eleven times a year50.3
4) Once or twice a year50.3
5) Never522.7
6) There was no such activity422.2
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
49) Frequency of attendance: Unscheduled meetings (please specify). [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (UNS_MEET)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable179893.4
1) More than four times a month40.2
2) Once to three times a month100.5
3) Three to eleven times a year402.1
4) Once or twice a year180.9
5) Never371.9
6) There was no such activity170.9
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
50) Frequency of attendance: Gospel crusades: How many times a year? [Only answered if Christian Protestant or Catholic] (CRUSADES)
TOTAL%
0) 0183495.3
1) 1311.6
2) 2482.5
3) 360.3
4) 410.1
5) 510.1
10) 1010.1
97) Don't know or forgot30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
51) Do you take part in activities organized by other religious organizations? (REL_ACT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable361.9
1) Yes1708.8
2) No171989.3
TOTAL1925100.0
52) How about previously? What was your religious belief or did you have none? (REL_PAST)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) No belief44923.3
2) Folk religion61531.9
3) Buddhism36619.0
4) Taoism27814.4
5) Yiguan Dao311.6
6) Xuanyuanjiao10.1
7) Catholicism542.8
8) Islam10.1
9) Protestant (specify denomination)763.9
10) Other512.6
97) Don't know or forgot10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
53) At that time, did you become a member of this religious faith through some rituals? (RITUAL1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable23312.1
1) Yes32616.9
2) No135670.4
3) There is no such activity in this organization100.5
TOTAL1925100.0
54) What ritual is that? [Skipped if RELMEM=3] (RITUAL2)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable159682.9
1) Conversion to Buddhism1186.1
2) Passing on Triratna: the Buddha, the dharma, and the sangha532.8
3) Mind-Seal of the Buddhas30.2
4) Ritual to convert to a certain Buddhist sect20.1
5) Baptism1266.5
6) To initiate a teacher-student relationship with a master60.3
7) Other211.1
TOTAL1925100.0
55) When did you attend this ritual? (R.O.C. year) [Skipped if RELMEM=3] (RITUAL3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192512.23428
56) Do you view yourself as a devout believer? [Skipped if RELMEM=3] (DEVOUT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable844.4
1) Yes94148.9
2) No67535.1
7) Don't know or forgot22111.5
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
57) Is it possible that you might change your religious belief in the future? (CHANGREL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable28714.9
1) Highly possible70.4
2) Possible1236.4
3) Not quite possible69135.9
4) Highly impossible64033.2
7) Don't know or forgot1779.2
TOTAL1925100.0
58) Is is possible that you might believe in a religion in the future (FUT_REL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable162784.5
1) Highly possible70.4
2) Possible573.0
3) Not quite possible1005.2
4) Highly impossible573.0
7) Don't know or forgot763.9
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
59) Do you engage in sitting in meditation (Za-Zen), sitting still as a form of therapy? (MEDITATE)
TOTAL%
0) No181194.1
1) Yes1145.9
TOTAL1925100.0
60) Do you engage in Buddhist chanting? (CHANT_B)
TOTAL%
0) No172089.4
1) Yes20510.6
TOTAL1925100.0
61) Do you engage in Taoist chanting? (CHANT_T)
TOTAL%
0) No186296.7
1) Yes633.3
TOTAL1925100.0
62) Do you engage in practicing Qi? (PRAC_QI)
TOTAL%
0) No188597.9
1) Yes402.1
TOTAL1925100.0
63) Do you engage in reading religious scriptures? (SCRIPTUR)
TOTAL%
0) No174590.6
1) Yes1809.4
TOTAL1925100.0
64) Do you engage in giving thanks, repenting, or praying every day? (PRAY_ETC)
TOTAL%
0) No177292.1
1) Yes1537.9
TOTAL1925100.0
65) Do you engage in other personal spiritual practices? (OTH_PRAC)
TOTAL%
0) No189098.2
1) Yes351.8
TOTAL1925100.0
66) Do you engage in any of the spiritual practices? (ANY_PRAC)
TOTAL%
0) No47824.8
1) Yes144775.2
TOTAL1925100.0
67) Do you have relatives or friends who take part in the following activities: practicing Qi? (QI_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) No134870.0
1) Yes, in a personal manner1447.5
2) Yes, in a small organization, not well-known1889.8
3) Yes, in a big organization, well-known733.8
7) Don't know or forgot1728.9
TOTAL1925100.0
68) Do you think it is good for them to take part in practicing Qi? (QI_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable149877.8
1) Very bad20.1
2) Not good201.0
3) Good26013.5
4) Very good1045.4
7) Don't know or forgot382.0
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
69) Do you yourself take part in practicing Qi? (QI_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No185396.3
1) Yes723.7
TOTAL1925100.0
70) Do you have relatives or friends who take part in the following activities: meditation? (MED_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) No128166.5
1) Yes, in a personal manner1779.2
2) Yes, in a small organization, not well-known1779.2
3) Yes, in a big organization, well-known1206.2
7) Don't know or forgot1708.8
TOTAL1925100.0
71) Do you think it is good for them to take part in meditation? (MEDGOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable143074.3
1) Very bad30.2
2) Not good361.9
3) Good29715.4
4) Very good1226.3
7) Don't know or forgot331.7
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
72) Do you yourself take part in meditation? (MED_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No181094.0
1) Yes1156.0
TOTAL1925100.0
73) Do you have relatives or friends who take part in the following activities: other practices of the kind (PRAC_FRN)
TOTAL%
0) No167086.8
1) Yes, in a personal manner311.6
2) Yes, in a small organization, not well-known442.3
3) Yes, in a big organization, well-known281.5
7) Don't know or forgot1527.9
TOTAL1925100.0
74) Do you think it is good for them to take part in such activities: other practices of the kind? (PRACGOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable181394.2
1) Very bad40.2
2) Not good70.4
3) Good562.9
4) Very good351.8
7) Don't know or forgot80.4
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
75) Do you yourself take part in such activities: other practices of the kind? (PRACSELF)
TOTAL%
0) No189498.4
1) Yes311.6
TOTAL1925100.0
76) Do you have relatives or friends who take part in the activities of new religions? (NEW_FRND)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28915.0
2) No161283.7
7) Don't know or forgot231.2
8) Don't understand10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
77) Do you think it is good for them to take part in the activities of these new religions? (NEW_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable1437.4
1) Very good713.7
2) Good60331.3
3) Not good50426.2
4) Very bad593.1
7) Don't know or forgot52327.2
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse211.1
TOTAL1925100.0
78) Do you yourself take part in the activities of the new religions? (NEW_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Yes472.4
2) No187297.2
7) Don't know or forgot10.1
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
79) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Foguangshan (Hsingyun)? (FOG_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None134870.0
1) One1347.0
2) Two583.0
3) Over three1909.9
7) Don't know19510.1
TOTAL1925100.0
80) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Foguangshan (Hsingyun)? (FOG_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable149377.6
1) Very bad90.5
2) Not good221.1
3) Good23011.9
4) Very good995.1
7) Don't know or forgot713.7
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
81) Do you yourself take part in Foguangshan (Hsingyun)? (FOG_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No185396.3
1) Yes723.7
TOTAL1925100.0
82) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Yin-hsin Chan Association (Miaotien)? (YIN_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None170288.4
1) One211.1
2) Two90.5
3) Over three170.9
7) Don't know1769.1
TOTAL1925100.0
83) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Yin-hsin Chan Association (Miaotien)? (YIN_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable181694.3
1) Very bad180.9
2) Not good321.7
3) Good201.0
4) Very good30.2
7) Don't know or forgot361.9
TOTAL1925100.0
84) Do you yourself take part in Yin-hsin Chan Association (Miaotien)? (YIN_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No192099.7
1) Yes50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
85) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Dharma Drum Mountain (Shehgyan)? (DHA_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None155380.7
1) One683.5
2) Two341.8
3) Over three904.7
7) Don't know1799.3
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
86) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Dharma Drum Mountain (Shengyan)? (DHA_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable168687.6
2) Not good110.6
3) Good1095.7
4) Very good743.8
7) Don't know or forgot442.3
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
87) Do you yourself take part in Dharma Drum Mountain (Shengyan)? (DHA_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No188097.7
1) Yes452.3
TOTAL1925100.0
88) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organization: Chungtai Mountain (Weijue)? (CHU_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None165485.9
1) One371.9
2) Two180.9
3) Over three502.6
7) Don't know1668.6
TOTAL1925100.0
89) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Chungtai Mountain (Weijue)? (CHU_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable176891.8
1) Very bad50.3
2) Not good201.0
3) Good593.1
4) Very good291.5
7) Don't know or forgot442.3
TOTAL1925100.0
90) Do you yourself take part in Chungtai Mountain (Weijue)? (CHU_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No190599.0
1) Yes201.0
TOTAL1925100.0
91) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Universal Light Body Association (Sung Chi-Li)? (UNI_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None176191.5
1) One80.4
2) Two20.1
3) Over three40.2
7) Don't know1507.8
TOTAL1925100.0
92) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Universal Light Body Association (Sung Chi-Li)? (UNI_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable184896.0
1) Very bad301.6
2) Not good120.6
3) Good80.4
7) Don't know or forgot271.4
TOTAL1925100.0
93) Do you yourself take part in Universal Light Body Association (Sung Chi-Li)? (UNI_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No192399.9
1) Yes20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
94) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Supreme Master Chinghai's Association (Chinghai)? (SUP_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None169287.9
1) One392.0
2) Two80.4
3) Over three211.1
7) Don't know1658.6
TOTAL1925100.0
95) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Supreme Master Chinghai's Association (Chinghai)? (SUP_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable180193.6
1) Very bad140.7
2) Not good341.8
3) Good231.2
4) Very good50.3
7) Don't know or forgot482.5
TOTAL1925100.0
96) Do you yourself take part in Supreme Master Chinghai's Association (Chinghai)? (SUP_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No192099.7
1) Yes50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
97) Do you have friends or relatives who take part in the following religious organizations: Tsu Chi Association (Chengyen)? (TSU_FRND)
TOTAL%
0) None95149.4
1) One1728.9
2) Two1045.4
3) Over three53227.6
7) Don't know1668.6
TOTAL1925100.0
98) Do you think it is good for them to take part in Tsu Chi Association (Chengyen)? (TSU_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable109456.8
1) Very bad70.4
2) Not good241.2
3) Good37519.5
4) Very good34718.0
7) Don't know or forgot784.1
TOTAL1925100.0
99) Do you yourself take part in Tsu Chi Association (Chengyen)? (TSU_SELF)
TOTAL%
0) No168387.4
1) Yes24212.6
TOTAL1925100.0
100) Do you believe in the following sayings? There is a supreme god in this universe. (SUPRGOD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, very much32917.1
2) Yes, somewhat63933.2
3) No, not really45523.6
4) No, not at all23512.2
7) Don't know or forgot23412.2
8) Don't understand160.8
9) Refuse140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
101) Do you believe in the following sayings? Among the gods, there are status level differences. (GODSTAT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes, very much34117.7
2) Yes, somewhat71837.3
3) No, not really33217.2
4) No, not at all24812.9
7) Don't know or forgot26313.7
8) Don't understand130.7
9) Refuse80.4
TOTAL1925100.0
102) Do you believe in the following sayings? Natural calamities are god's warnings to human beings. (GODSWARN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing40.2
1) Yes, very much1427.4
2) Yes, somewhat46824.3
3) No, not really65434.0
4) No, not at all40921.2
7) Don't know or forgot22411.6
8) Don't understand100.5
9) Refuse140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
103) Do you believe in the following sayings? Heaven and hell certainly exist. (HEAVHELL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes, very much39720.6
2) Yes, somewhat68935.8
3) No, not really35818.6
4) No, not at all1698.8
7) Don't know or forgot28815.0
8) Don't understand100.5
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
104) Do you believe in the following sayings? It must be ordained by fate if a person can become a president. (FATE)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes, very much33617.5
2) Yes, somewhat62232.3
3) No, not really43722.7
4) No, not at all34618.0
7) Don't know or forgot1578.2
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse211.1
TOTAL1925100.0
105) Do you agree with the following sayings? If you make a vow to the gods but do not keep your word, you will reap retribution. (RETRIBU)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very much36519.0
2) Yes, somewhat74138.5
3) No, not really40521.0
4) No, not at all21711.3
7) Don't know or forgot1749.0
8) Don't understand90.5
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
106) Do you agree with the following sayings? If you work hard, you do not necessarily have to rely on the gods. (RELYGOD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much102353.1
2) Yes, somewhat57029.6
3) No, not really21311.1
4) No, not at all663.4
7) Don't know or forgot422.2
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
107) Do you agree with the following sayings? If you worship the gods with all your heart, you will be protected and blessed by them. (PROTGOD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Yes, very much47924.9
2) Yes, somewhat82342.8
3) No, not really38720.1
4) No, not at all1135.9
7) Don't know or forgot1055.5
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
108) Do you agree with the following sayings? It is a waste to burn paper money. (BURNMNY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much40821.2
2) Yes, somewhat42922.3
3) No, not really67835.2
4) No, not at all23212.1
7) Don't know or forgot1527.9
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse231.2
TOTAL1925100.0
109) The following sayings are found in our society concerning the spirits. Do you believe in them? After a person passes away, his/her spirit and soul still exist. (SPIRITSO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much54628.4
2) Yes, somewhat79041.0
3) No, not really23812.4
4) No, not at all954.9
7) Don't know or forgot24712.8
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
110) The following sayings are found in our society concerning the spirits. Do you believe in them? Man's spirit and soul will reincarnate. (REINCAR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much37919.7
2) Yes, somewhat63933.2
3) No, not really37119.3
4) No, not at all1648.5
7) Don't know or forgot36018.7
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
111) The following sayings are found in our society concerning the spirits. Do you believe in them? Spirits that are not offered any worship will wander around. (SPIRITWA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much30415.8
2) Yes, somewhat68435.5
3) No, not really40921.2
4) No, not at all1919.9
7) Don't know or forgot32216.7
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse100.5
TOTAL1925100.0
112) The following sayings are found in our society concerning the spirits. Do you believe in demon possession? (DEMON)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much28114.6
2) Yes, somewhat62132.3
3) No, not really48625.2
4) No, not at all22011.4
7) Don't know or forgot30215.7
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
113) Do you agree with the following sayings? It is good to have children and grandchildren to worship you after your death. (WR_DEATH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Yes, very much73638.2
2) Yes, somewhat73238.0
3) No, not really27214.1
4) No, not at all814.2
7) Don't know or forgot914.7
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse100.5
TOTAL1925100.0
114) Do you agree with the following sayings? If we do not offer worship to our ancestors, they will be angry about it. (WR_ANCES)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much32917.1
2) Yes, somewhat57730.0
3) No, not really56829.5
4) No, not at all19710.2
7) Don't know or forgot24212.6
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse110.6
TOTAL1925100.0
115) Do you agree with the following sayings? If we offer worship to our ancestors at the allotted time, we will be protected and blessed by them. (WR_PROT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much40220.9
2) Yes, somewhat72137.5
3) No, not really46224.0
4) No, not at all1447.5
7) Don't know or forgot1839.5
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
116) In our society, there are the following sayings. Do you believe in them? To meet someone or be with someone is something that has been predestined in the previous life or several lives before. (PREVLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much48325.1
2) Yes, somewhat83443.3
3) No, not really34317.8
4) No, not at all1437.4
7) Don't know or forgot1176.1
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
117) In our society, there are the following sayings. Do you believe in them? Marrying the wrong person is a debt from a previous life. (PREVLIF2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much35618.5
2) Yes, somewhat62532.5
3) No, not really55028.6
4) No, not at all25513.2
7) Don't know or forgot1357.0
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
118) In our society, there are the following sayings. Do you believe in them? Working like a dog for one's children is a debt from a previous life. (PREVLIF3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much31116.2
2) Yes, somewhat57229.7
3) No, not really58930.6
4) No, not at all32516.9
7) Don't know or forgot1236.4
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
119) In our society, there are the following sayings. Do you believe in them? Relatives and friends had a special bond with us in a previous life. (PREVLIF4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much41821.7
2) Yes, somewhat86144.7
3) No, not really32316.8
4) No, not at all1789.2
7) Don't know or forgot1387.2
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
120) Do you agree with the following sayings? If you do something bad or good, it will affect the well-being of your descendents. (DESDEND)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much96750.2
2) Yes, somewhat73638.2
3) No, not really1226.3
4) No, not at all512.6
7) Don't know or forgot452.3
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
121) Do you agree with the following sayings? If you do something bad or good, it will affect your destiny in the latter part of your life. (DESTINY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much78440.7
2) Yes, somewhat70536.6
3) No, not really20610.7
4) No, not at all924.8
7) Don't know or forgot1347.0
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
122) The following sayings are found in our society concerning "qi." Do you believe in them? Qigong can help cure diseases. (QI_CURE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much28114.6
2) Yes, somewhat74438.6
3) No, not really38820.2
4) No, not at all1437.4
7) Don't know or forgot35418.4
8) Don't understand120.6
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
123) The following sayings are found in our society concerning "qi." Do you believe in them? Qi circulates in the human body. (QI_CIRC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much52327.2
2) Yes, somewhat77740.4
3) No, not really22911.9
4) No, not at all944.9
7) Don't know or forgot28114.6
8) Don't understand180.9
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
124) The following sayings are found in our society concerning "qi." Do you believe in them? A person's qi can be strengthened through cultivation. (QI_CULT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much44323.0
2) Yes, somewhat74038.4
3) No, not really28114.6
4) No, not at all1015.2
7) Don't know or forgot34217.8
8) Don't understand160.8
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
125) The following sayings are found in our society concerning "qi." Do you believe in them? If a person's qi is very strong, nothing can harm him or her. (QI_STRNG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much30315.7
2) Yes, somewhat54328.2
3) No, not really54928.5
4) No, not at all23011.9
7) Don't know or forgot28314.7
8) Don't understand120.6
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
126) The following sayings are found in our society concerning "qi." Do you believe in them? In a place where the qi is powerful, trees and plants will grow well, and that place also will prosper. (QI_POWER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much45323.5
2) Yes, somewhat70436.6
3) No, not really34618.0
4) No, not at all1286.6
7) Don't know or forgot27714.4
8) Don't understand150.8
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
127) Do you believe that the five elements (metal, wood, water, fire, and earth) promote and restrain one another? (FIVE_ELM)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very much34417.9
2) Yes, somewhat78840.9
3) No, not really22011.4
4) No, not at all1015.2
7) Don't know or forgot36018.7
8) Don't understand1095.7
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
128) Do you believe in the following sayings? To be healthy physically and psychologically, we have to strike a balance between yin and yang, as well as maintain an adequate blending of the two. (YINYANG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much52627.3
2) Yes, somewhat78941.0
3) No, not really22111.5
4) No, not at all763.9
7) Don't know or forgot23812.4
8) Don't understand693.6
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
129) Do you believe in karma and reincarnation? (KARMA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much57229.7
2) Yes, somewhat74838.9
3) No, not really27714.4
4) No, not at all1316.8
7) Don't know or forgot1869.7
8) Don't understand90.5
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
130) Do you believe in the following sayings? An individual is a small magnetic field, and the universe is a big magnetic field. A person is sick because there is no harmony between the two. (MAGNETIC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very much20310.5
2) Yes, somewhat52727.4
3) No, not really44323.0
4) No, not at all1799.3
7) Don't know or forgot41721.7
8) Don't understand1517.8
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
131) Do you believe in the following sayings? Practicing Buddhism or Taoism can increase your personal energy. (INC_ENRG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much36418.9
2) Yes, somewhat71337.0
3) No, not really32116.7
4) No, not at all1437.4
7) Don't know or forgot33417.4
8) Don't understand472.4
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
132) Do you believe in the following sayings? Wearing crystals (accessories) can better your personal magnetic field. (CRYSTALS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much683.5
2) Yes, somewhat35518.4
3) No, not really62632.5
4) No, not at all32016.6
7) Don't know or forgot50526.2
8) Don't understand482.5
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
133) Do you believe in the following sayings? What Buddhist beads you should wear depend on what suits your personal magnetic field. (BEADMAG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very much965.0
2) Yes, somewhat33617.5
3) No, not really54028.1
4) No, not at all34017.7
7) Don't know or forgot56329.2
8) Don't understand452.3
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
134) Do you believe in the following sayings? It is scientific to say that the individual is a small magnetic field. (MAGNET_I)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very much22611.7
2) Yes, somewhat53827.9
3) No, not really33517.4
4) No, not at all1819.4
7) Don't know or forgot51526.8
8) Don't understand1266.5
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
135) Do you believe in the following sayings? Science today has proved that qigong is beneficial to the human body. (SCI_QI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much32917.1
2) Yes, somewhat69836.3
3) No, not really29815.5
4) No, not at all1347.0
7) Don't know or forgot43522.6
8) Don't understand281.5
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
136) Do you believe in the following sayings? Science can prove the existence of the spirit and the soul. (SCI_SOUL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much1829.5
2) Yes, somewhat43222.4
3) No, not really56429.3
4) No, not at all24012.5
7) Don't know or forgot47624.7
8) Don't understand281.5
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
137) Do you believe in the following sayings? Science can prove that some people have supernatural power. (Supernatural power refers to a special power that enables the curing of diseases by the emission of light, qigong and healing without touching the patient.) (SCI_SPR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much22611.7
2) Yes, somewhat58630.4
3) No, not really43722.7
4) No, not at all24412.7
7) Don't know or forgot40521.0
8) Don't understand241.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
138) Have you been to an altar in the past year? (ALTAR)
TOTAL%
1) Often1166.0
2) Occasionally58630.4
3) Never122363.5
TOTAL1925100.0
139) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Health and peace. (ALTAR1)
TOTAL%
0) No148076.9
1) Yes44523.1
TOTAL1925100.0
140) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: A smooth career. (ALTAR2)
TOTAL%
0) No169988.3
1) Yes22611.7
TOTAL1925100.0
141) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Earning big money. (ALTAR3)
TOTAL%
0) No183095.1
1) Yes954.9
TOTAL1925100.0
142) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: To have good results in studying and examinations. (ALTAR4)
TOTAL%
0) No184495.8
1) Yes814.2
TOTAL1925100.0
143) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Problems concerning the discipline of children. (ALTAR5)
TOTAL%
0) No187897.6
1) Yes472.4
TOTAL1925100.0
144) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Problems concerning relationships and marriage. (ALTAR6)
TOTAL%
0) No188197.7
1) Yes442.3
TOTAL1925100.0
145) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Family problems. (ALTAR7)
TOTAL%
0) No186296.7
1) Yes633.3
TOTAL1925100.0
146) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Social stability, national prosperity and peace for the people. (ALTAR8)
TOTAL%
0) No187397.3
1) Yes522.7
TOTAL1925100.0
147) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: To change the feng-shui (geomancy). (ALTAR9)
TOTAL%
0) No191399.4
1) Yes120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
148) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: To dispel disasters and eliminating misfortunes. (ALTAR10)
TOTAL%
0) No173690.2
1) Yes1899.8
TOTAL1925100.0
149) [If ALTAR=1 or 2] What is your main purpose when going there (to the altar)? Choose all that apply: Other (please specify). (ALTAR11)
TOTAL%
0) No173690.2
1) Yes1899.8
TOTAL1925100.0
150) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) Self-cultivation. (WHYREL1)
TOTAL%
0) No165886.1
1) Yes26713.9
TOTAL1925100.0
151) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek redemption or repentance. (WHYREL2)
TOTAL%
0) No185796.5
1) Yes683.5
TOTAL1925100.0
152) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek the truth. (WHYREL3)
TOTAL%
0) No180893.9
1) Yes1176.1
TOTAL1925100.0
153) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek peace. (WHYREL4)
TOTAL%
0) No144375.0
1) Yes48225.0
TOTAL1925100.0
154) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To understand the meaning of life. (WHYREL5)
TOTAL%
0) No179793.4
1) Yes1286.6
TOTAL1925100.0
155) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek wisdom. (WHYREL6)
TOTAL%
0) No181294.1
1) Yes1135.9
TOTAL1925100.0
156) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To reduce worries. (WHYREL7)
TOTAL%
0) No177192.0
1) Yes1548.0
TOTAL1925100.0
157) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To solve special problems. (WHYREL8)
TOTAL%
0) No185896.5
1) Yes673.5
TOTAL1925100.0
158) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To bring good luck and avoid evil. (WHYREL9)
TOTAL%
0) No176091.4
1) Yes1658.6
TOTAL1925100.0
159) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek consolation. (WHYREL10)
TOTAL%
0) No175391.1
1) Yes1728.9
TOTAL1925100.0
160) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To seek spiritual sustenance. (WHYREL11)
TOTAL%
0) No162684.5
1) Yes29915.5
TOTAL1925100.0
161) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To make friends. (WHYREL12)
TOTAL%
0) No187797.5
1) Yes482.5
TOTAL1925100.0
162) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) The attraction of the religious leader. (WHYREL13)
TOTAL%
0) No190999.2
1) Yes160.8
TOTAL1925100.0
163) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) The zealous introduction of relatives and friends. (WHYREL14)
TOTAL%
0) No182294.6
1) Yes1035.4
TOTAL1925100.0
164) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) Future fate of going up to heaven or happiness after death. (WHYREL15)
TOTAL%
0) No189698.5
1) Yes291.5
TOTAL1925100.0
165) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) To follow the faith of my parents. (WHYREL16)
TOTAL%
0) No82242.7
1) Yes110357.3
TOTAL1925100.0
166) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) Not applicable. (WHYREL17)
TOTAL%
0) No190298.8
1) Yes231.2
TOTAL1925100.0
167) Why do you practice this current religion? (Choose all that apply. Skip this question if you have no religious faith.) Other (please specify). (WHYREL18)
TOTAL%
0) No181294.1
1) Yes1135.9
TOTAL1925100.0
168) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) (Choose all that apply.) A doctor (HEAL_DOC)
TOTAL%
0) No331.7
1) Yes189298.3
TOTAL1925100.0
169) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A Buddhist master (HEAL_BUD)
TOTAL%
0) No181394.2
1) Yes1125.8
TOTAL1925100.0
170) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A Taoist master (HEAL_TAO)
TOTAL%
0) No183195.1
1) Yes944.9
TOTAL1925100.0
171) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A Shaman (HEALSHAM)
TOTAL%
0) No181594.3
1) Yes1105.7
TOTAL1925100.0
172) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A Catholic priest (HEALPRST)
TOTAL%
0) No191799.6
1) Yes80.4
TOTAL1925100.0
173) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A pastor (HEAL_PST)
TOTAL%
0) No187797.5
1) Yes482.5
TOTAL1925100.0
174) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A qigong master (HEAL_QIG)
TOTAL%
0) No186396.8
1) Yes623.2
TOTAL1925100.0
175) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A person who possesses supernatural power (HEALSUPR)
TOTAL%
0) No191199.3
1) Yes140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
176) When you encounter diseases that are hard to cure, who do you ask to heal you? (Choose all that apply.) A spirit healer (HEALSPIR)
TOTAL%
0) No187797.5
1) Yes482.5
TOTAL1925100.0
177) How do you think your religious belief has helped you in your daily mood? (HELPMOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable30.2
1) Greatly30315.7
2) Somewhat103453.7
3) Not much21711.3
4) Not at all1015.2
5) Have no religious belief1377.1
7) Don't know1206.2
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
178) How do you think your religious belief has helped you in your career (or studies)? (HELPCAR)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable1135.9
1) Greatly1598.3
2) Somewhat72337.6
3) Not much36919.2
4) Not at all23912.4
5) Have no religious belief1326.9
7) Don't know1789.2
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
179) How do you think your religious belief has helped you in your interactions with coworkers (friends and classmates)? (HELPINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Greatly1889.8
2) Somewhat69135.9
3) Not much40521.0
4) Not at all27814.4
5) Have no religious belief1467.6
7) Don't know20410.6
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse100.5
TOTAL1925100.0
180) How do you think your religious belief has helped you in your interactions with your family members? (HELPFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable10.1
1) Greatly23312.1
2) Somewhat89346.4
3) Not much31116.2
4) Not at all19710.2
5) Have no religious belief1377.1
7) Don't know1437.4
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
181) Do you have your ancestral tablets in your current residence? (ANCS_TAB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes113258.8
2) No79341.2
TOTAL1925100.0
182) If not, where are the ancestral tablets? [This question follows the question: Do you have your ancestral tablets in your current residence?] (WHERTABL)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable120462.5
1) Home of my grand parents462.4
2) Home of my parents26914.0
3) Home of my uncles633.3
4) Home of my brothers683.5
5) Home of my ancestors or ancestral hall1457.5
6) Other (please specify)1246.4
7) Don't know40.2
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
183) Do you practice ancestor worship at home? (WR_ANCS)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable20.1
1) Yes163584.9
2) No28815.0
TOTAL1925100.0
184) Do you offer worship to the local deities, Mazhu, Guangong and other deities? (WR_LOC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes140472.9
2) No51826.9
TOTAL1925100.0
185) Have you or your family members ever attended the following important ceremonies by temples: neighboring local deities temples? (ATT_TEMP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes87645.5
2) No104754.4
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
186) Have you or your family members ever attended the following important ceremonies by temples: deities in the local regions (neighborhood temples, village temples)? (ATT_LOC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes97350.5
2) No94949.3
TOTAL1925100.0
187) Have you or your family members ever attended the following important ceremonies by temples: Taoist ritual of renewal? (ATT_RENW)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes80842.0
2) No111157.7
7) Don't know20.1
8) Don't understand10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
188) Have you or your family members ever attended the following important ceremonies by temples: deities outside of the local regions (please specify)? (ATT_OUT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing894.6
1) Yes42522.1
2) No141073.2
8) Don't understand10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
189) Do you think religions have a positive influence on society? (REL_INFL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, a lot40721.1
2) Yes, somewhat127966.4
3) No, not really713.7
4) No, not at all100.5
7) Don't know1417.3
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse150.8
TOTAL1925100.0
190) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Good physical health. (REL_POS1)
TOTAL%
0) No166386.4
1) Yes25013.0
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
191) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Spiritual and soulish sustenance. (REL_POS2)
TOTAL%
0) No87645.5
1) Yes103753.9
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
192) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Exerting norms on behaviors. (REL_POS3)
TOTAL%
0) No139272.3
1) Yes52127.1
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
193) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Harmony among family, relatives and friends. (REL_POS4)
TOTAL%
0) No156181.1
1) Yes35218.3
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
194) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Harmony among neighbors and coworkers. (REL_POS5)
TOTAL%
0) No171789.2
1) Yes19610.2
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
195) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Peace in society. (REL_POS6)
TOTAL%
0) No142073.8
1) Yes49325.6
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
196) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Improving the general practices of society. (REL_POS7)
TOTAL%
0) No132969.0
1) Yes58430.3
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
197) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Improving general moral practices. (REL_POS8)
TOTAL%
0) No140973.2
1) Yes50426.2
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
198) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Persuading people to do good. (REL_POS9)
TOTAL%
0) No73738.3
1) Yes117661.1
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
199) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Helping disadvantaged minorities and working for the well-being of society. (REL_PS10)
TOTAL%
0) No153979.9
1) Yes37419.4
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
200) If there are positive influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Stabilizing feelings of the public. (REL_PS11)
TOTAL%
0) No145675.6
1) Yes45723.7
7) Don't know80.4
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
201) Do you think religions have a negative influence on society? (REL_NEG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, a lot663.4
2) Yes, somewhat125865.4
3) No, not really31516.4
4) No, not at all613.2
7) Don't know19210.0
8) Don't understand70.4
9) Refuse231.2
TOTAL1925100.0
202) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Superstition. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG1)
TOTAL%
0) No75539.2
1) Yes114659.5
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
203) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] People being cheated out of their money or charity. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG2)
TOTAL%
0) No68035.3
1) Yes122163.4
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
204) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Incorrect concepts. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG3)
TOTAL%
0) No141773.6
1) Yes48425.1
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
205) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Belief in utilitarianism (doing good reaps goodness in return). [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG4)
TOTAL%
0) No161383.8
1) Yes28815.0
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
206) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Creating family problems. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG5)
TOTAL%
0) No159182.6
1) Yes31016.1
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
207) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Bad moral concepts. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG6)
TOTAL%
0) No172389.5
1) Yes1789.2
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
208) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Worsening the general practice of society. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG7)
TOTAL%
0) No164185.2
1) Yes26013.5
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
209) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Jeopardizing public peace. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG8)
TOTAL%
0) No159783.0
1) Yes30415.8
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
210) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Marching. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NEG9)
TOTAL%
0) No180793.9
1) Yes944.9
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
211) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Too much political interference. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NG10)
TOTAL%
0) No173790.2
1) Yes1648.5
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
212) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Violating environmental protection. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NG11)
TOTAL%
0) No172689.7
1) Yes1759.1
7) Don't know110.6
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
213) If there are negative influences, what are they? Name as many as you would like. [Interviewers did not read a list of options.] Waste. [This question follows the question: "Do you think religions have a negative influence on society?"] (REL_NG12)
TOTAL%
0) No154180.1
1) Yes36018.7
7) Don't know120.6
9) Refuse120.6
TOTAL1925100.0
214) Did you take part in a religious pilgrimage last year? (REL_PILG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing120.6
1) Yes29815.5
2) No161583.9
TOTAL1925100.0
215) To what extent do you think it is necessary to schedule a special day according to the instruction of the Almanac when doing the following things: getting married? (ALMANAC1)
TOTAL%
1) It is a must93448.5
2) It is better to do so57830.0
3) It does not matter20410.6
4) There is no need1849.6
7) Don't know221.1
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
216) To what extent do you think it is necessary to schedule a special day according to the instruction of the Almanac when doing the following things: moving? (ALMANAC2)
TOTAL%
0) No10.1
1) It is a must78540.8
2) It is better to do so57730.0
3) It does not matter29715.4
4) There is no need23412.2
7) Don't know291.5
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
217) To what extent do you think it is necessary to schedule a special day according to the instruction of the Almanac when doing the following things: establishing a new company? (ALMANAC3)
TOTAL%
0) No10.1
1) It is a must86645.0
2) It is better to do so58430.3
3) It does not matter21211.0
4) There is no need19710.2
7) Don't know633.3
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
218) To what extent do you think it is necessary to schedule a special day according to the instruction of the Almanac when doing the following things: going out for a tour? (ALMANAC4)
TOTAL%
0) No10.1
1) It is a must532.8
2) It is better to do so1527.9
3) It does not matter55228.7
4) There is no need111758.0
7) Don't know492.5
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
219) Have you or your family members consulted a feng-shui (geomancy) master in the past five years? (GE_CONTA)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable40.2
1) Yes54128.1
2) No137271.3
7) Don't know80.4
TOTAL1925100.0
220) Did you or your family members consult a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning your present residence? (GE_RESD1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Yes55228.7
2) No135670.4
7) Don't know150.8
TOTAL1925100.0
221) What is the outcome of you or your family members' feng-shui (geomancy) consultation concerning your present residence? [Answered if FENRES=Yes.] (GE_RESD2)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable136370.8
1) Yes, it helped greatly482.5
2) Yes, it helped somewhat1849.6
3) No, it did not help452.3
4) It just gave me peace of mind21611.2
7) Don't know673.5
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
222) Have you ever consulted a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning your office? (GE_OFF1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable91347.4
1) Yes1618.4
2) No85144.2
TOTAL1925100.0
223) What is the outcome of your feng-shui (geomancy) consultation concerning your office? [Answered if FENOFF=Yes.] (GE_OFF2)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable176091.4
1) Yes, it helped greatly221.1
2) Yes, it helped somewhat573.0
3) No, it did not help160.8
4) It just gave me peace of mind502.6
7) Don't know191.0
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
224) Have you or your family members ever consulted a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning the location to place your ancestral bones and ashes? (GE_BONE1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable70.4
1) Yes100852.4
2) No87345.4
7) Don't know371.9
TOTAL1925100.0
225) When did you or your family members consult a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning the location to place your ancestral bones and ashes? (R.O.C. year) [Answered if FENANC=Yes.] (GE_BONE2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192543.50542
226) What is the outcome of your or your family members' feng-shui (geomancy) consultation concerning the location to place your ancestral bones and ashes? [Answered if FENANC=Yes.] (GE_BONE3)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable90847.2
1) Yes, it helped greatly603.1
2) Yes, it helped somewhat24212.6
3) No, it did not help774.0
4) It just gave me peace of mind43122.4
7) Don't know19710.2
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse90.5
TOTAL1925100.0
227) Have you or your family members ever consulted a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning your ancestral tombs? (GE_TOMB1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable40.2
1) Yes117160.8
2) No70936.8
7) Don't know402.1
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
228) When did you or your family members consult a feng-shui (geomancy) master concerning your ancestral tombs? (R.O.C. year) [Answered if FENTMB=Yes.] (GE_TOMB2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL192549.94141
229) What was the outcome of your or your family members' feng-shui (geomancy) consultation concerning your ancestral tombs? [Answered if FENTMB=Yes.] (GE_TOMB3)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable74638.8
1) Yes, it helped greatly653.4
2) Yes, it helped somewhat28014.5
3) No, it did not help924.8
4) It just gave me peace of mind51326.6
7) Don't know21111.0
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse160.8
TOTAL1925100.0
230) How much influence do you think consulting a feng-shui (geomancy) master can have on the following matters (including feng-shui inside and outside of the residence and ancestral tombs): Physical health? (GE_HLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) A lot1256.5
2) Some38119.8
3) A bit50426.2
4) None57429.8
7) Don't know32917.1
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
231) How much influence do you think consulting a feng-shui (geomancy) master can have on the following matters (including feng-shui inside and outside of the residence and ancestral tombs): Wealth? (GE_WLTH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) A lot1015.2
2) Some35618.5
3) A bit50526.2
4) None62132.3
7) Don't know33117.2
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
232) How much influence do you think consulting a feng-shui (geomancy) master can have on the following matters (including feng-shui inside and outside of the residence and ancestral tombs): Career? (GE_CAR)
TOTAL%
1) A lot944.9
2) Some36619.0
3) A bit51126.5
4) None61031.7
7) Don't know33317.3
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse70.4
TOTAL1925100.0
233) How much influence do you think consulting a feng-shui (geomancy) master can have on the following matters (including feng-shui inside and outside of the residence and ancestral tombs): Marital Relationship? (GE_MARIT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) A lot653.4
2) Some28414.8
3) A bit40120.8
4) None78240.6
7) Don't know37419.4
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
234) How much influence do you think consulting a feng-shui (geomancy) master can have on the following matters (including feng-shui inside and outside of the residence and ancestral tombs): Prosperity for descendents? (GE_DESC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) A lot1145.9
2) Some34718.0
3) A bit48024.9
4) None61231.8
7) Don't know35518.4
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse110.6
TOTAL1925100.0
235) How much influence do you think the following activities have on the development of a company (shop, factory) and the safety of its staff? Having the opening ceremony in January of the Chinese lunar calendar. (DEV_CER)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) A lot1196.2
2) Some45423.6
3) A bit49525.7
4) None50026.0
7) Don't know34718.0
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
236) How much influence do you think the following activities have on the development of a company (shop, factory) and the safety of its staff? Creating a particular set up and décor (e.g. the seating arrangement for the boss and the staff). (DEV_DECO)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) A lot1115.8
2) Some42221.9
3) A bit51927.0
4) None53027.5
7) Don't know33117.2
8) Don't understand70.4
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
237) How much influence do you think the following activities have on the development of a company (shop, factory) and the safety of its staff? Offering incense and rendering worship to deities on the first, fifteenth (second, sixteenth) of each lunar month at the door entrance. (DEV_INCE)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) A lot1156.0
2) Some45623.7
3) A bit49925.9
4) None54528.3
7) Don't know29915.5
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
238) How much influence do you think the following activities have on the development of a company (shop, factory) and the safety of its staff? Establishing a shrine to offer daily worship to the deities. (DEV_SHRN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing40.2
1) A lot944.9
2) Some42622.1
3) A bit48925.4
4) None57629.9
7) Don't know33017.1
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
239) Do you have the following items displayed in your home: The Eight Trigrams? (HOME8TRI)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable70.4
1) Yes1246.4
2) No179493.2
TOTAL1925100.0
240) Do you have the following items displayed in your home: Taoist magic incantations? (HOME_MAG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable40.2
1) Yes23612.3
2) No168487.5
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
241) Do you have the following items displayed in your home: A picture or statue of a god? (HOMESTAT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Yes95749.7
2) No96650.2
TOTAL1925100.0
242) Do you have the following items displayed in your home: Evil-avoiding mirror, a leopard, toad or saber lion? (HOMELION)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable50.3
1) Yes19810.3
2) No172289.5
TOTAL1925100.0
243) Do you have the following items displayed in your home? Other (please specify). (HOME_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable22311.6
1) Yes1075.6
2) No159582.9
TOTAL1925100.0
244) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination: Eight Characters about one's birth? (DEST8CHA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much21511.2
2) Yes, somewhat88746.1
3) No, not really42121.9
4) No, not at all23312.1
7) Don't know1648.5
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
245) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination: Tzu-wei tou-shu? (DEST_TZU)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much1326.9
2) Yes, somewhat72237.5
3) No, not really43122.4
4) No, not at all26813.9
7) Don't know33917.6
8) Don't understand281.5
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
246) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination: Physiognomy and palmistry? (DESTPHYS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes, very much1377.1
2) Yes, somewhat85344.3
3) No, not really43522.6
4) No, not at all26113.6
7) Don't know23212.1
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
247) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination: Feeling one's bones? (DESTBONE)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes, very much562.9
2) Yes, somewhat42622.1
3) No, not really60131.2
4) No, not at all35218.3
7) Don't know47724.8
8) Don't understand60.3
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
248) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination: Astrology, horoscope? (DESTHORO)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, very much402.1
2) Yes, somewhat48525.2
3) No, not really56729.5
4) No, not at all35818.6
7) Don't know43622.6
8) Don't understand311.6
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
249) Do you believe that your destiny can be foreseen by using the following methods of divination? Other (please specify). (DEST_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing159983.1
1) Yes, very much160.8
2) Yes, somewhat361.9
3) No, not really392.0
4) No, not at all412.1
7) Don't know1919.9
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
250) Have you ever taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone? [If answer is no, skip to FORTACC.] (FORTUNE)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable50.3
1) Yes72837.8
2) No119161.9
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
251) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Eight Characters about one's birth. [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTCHAR)
TOTAL%
0) No162984.6
1) Yes29615.4
TOTAL1925100.0
252) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Tzu-wei tou-shu. [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTTZU)
TOTAL%
0) No172189.4
1) Yes20410.6
TOTAL1925100.0
253) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Physiognomy and palmistry. [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTPHY)
TOTAL%
0) No178192.5
1) Yes1447.5
TOTAL1925100.0
254) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Feeling one's bones. [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTBONE)
TOTAL%
0) No190198.8
1) Yes241.2
TOTAL1925100.0
255) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Astrology, horoscope. [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTAST)
TOTAL%
0) No189998.6
1) Yes261.4
TOTAL1925100.0
256) Since January 1994, have you taken the initiative to have your fortune told by someone by using one of the following methods of divination? Choose all that apply: Other (please specify). [Interviewer: If the answer is either "no" or "forgotten" skip to FORTACC.] (FORTOTH)
TOTAL%
0) No185296.2
1) Yes733.8
TOTAL1925100.0
257) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Problems concerning children's discipline. (WHYFORT1)
TOTAL%
0) No189498.4
1) Yes301.6
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
258) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Taking an examination or pursuing my studies. (WHYFORT2)
TOTAL%
0) No187897.6
1) Yes462.4
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
259) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Luck for money. (WHYFORT3)
TOTAL%
0) No184095.6
1) Yes844.4
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
260) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Career problems. (WHYFORT4)
TOTAL%
0) No173490.1
1) Yes1909.9
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
261) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Relationship or marriage problems. (WHYFORT5)
TOTAL%
0) No179093.0
1) Yes1347.0
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
262) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Health problems. (WHYFORT6)
TOTAL%
0) No185096.1
1) Yes743.8
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
263) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Problems concerning accommodations. (WHYFORT7)
TOTAL%
0) No191099.2
1) Yes140.7
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
264) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Predicting my luck in a given year. (WHYFORT8)
TOTAL%
0) No182895.0
1) Yes965.0
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
265) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Understanding my destiny. (WHYFORT9)
TOTAL%
0) No177091.9
1) Yes1548.0
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
266) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Pure curiosity. (WHYFOR10)
TOTAL%
0) No177692.3
1) Yes1487.7
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
267) Why did you have your fortune told? Choose all that apply. Other (please specify). (WHYFOR11)
TOTAL%
0) No188798.0
1) Yes371.9
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
268) Do you think having your fortune told has helped you? (FORTHELP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable134069.6
1) Yes, it helped greatly221.1
2) Yes, it helped somewhat23011.9
3) No, it did not help much1316.8
4) No, it did not help at all1196.2
5) Not sure804.2
7) Don't know10.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
269) Do you think your fortune has been told accurately? (FORTACC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable90.5
1) Yes, very633.3
2) Yes, somewhat61932.2
3) No, not really41521.6
4) No, not at all22111.5
5) Not sure54028.1
7) Don't know160.8
9) Refuse422.2
TOTAL1925100.0
270) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Praying to God. (CH_PRAY)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, very much1296.7
2) Yes, somewhat61131.7
3) No, not really69636.2
4) No, not at all35018.2
7) Don't know1316.8
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
271) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Burning incense and worship Buddha. (CH_BUDD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes, very much1105.7
2) Yes, somewhat62632.5
3) No, not really68735.7
4) No, not at all35618.5
7) Don't know1377.1
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
272) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Doing good to accumulate virtues. (CH_GOOD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, very much61431.9
2) Yes, somewhat94749.2
3) No, not really1749.0
4) No, not at all1125.8
7) Don't know723.7
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
273) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Changing luck by using magic. (CH_MAGIC)
TOTAL%
0) Missing40.2
1) Yes, very much462.4
2) Yes, somewhat32216.7
3) No, not really80641.9
4) No, not at all53727.9
7) Don't know20310.5
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
274) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Changing the feng-shui (geomancy) of my residence. (CH_FENG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes, very much814.2
2) Yes, somewhat65834.2
3) No, not really59230.8
4) No, not at all36318.9
7) Don't know21911.4
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
275) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Renovating my ancestral tombs. (CH_TOMBS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes, very much804.2
2) Yes, somewhat57429.8
3) No, not really63733.1
4) No, not at all35918.6
7) Don't know26113.6
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
276) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Making personal efforts in practicing a religion. (CH_REL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes, very much31016.1
2) Yes, somewhat73838.3
3) No, not really41121.4
4) No, not at all24212.6
7) Don't know21311.1
8) Don't understand70.4
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
277) Do you believe that your personal destiny can be changed by the following methods? Becoming empowered by a Taoist or Buddhist master. (CH_EMPOW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much341.8
2) Yes, somewhat28414.8
3) No, not really74138.5
4) No, not at all51226.6
7) Don't know32616.9
8) Don't understand241.2
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
278) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Sought help from a spiritual medium? (CH_HELP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes1125.8
2) No180693.8
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
279) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Changed your luck? (CH_LUCK)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes1708.8
2) No174990.9
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
280) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Placated your zodiac year god? (CH_ZODIA)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes92448.0
2) No99351.6
7) Don't know10.1
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
281) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Placated your constellation god? (CH_CONST)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes1769.1
2) No173290.0
7) Don't know50.3
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse80.4
TOTAL1925100.0
282) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Called back your wandering soul and pacified evil spirits that cause fear? (CH_SOUL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes35418.4
2) No156581.3
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
283) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Lit the brightness lantern? (CH_LANTR)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes82843.0
2) No109056.6
7) Don't know20.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
284) Within the past year, have you done any of the following things related to eliminating disasters and inviting blessings: Put on a peace talisman? (CH_TALIS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing30.2
1) Yes51126.5
2) No140573.0
7) Don't know20.1
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
285) Are you a long-term practitioner of a vegetarian diet? (VEGETAR)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Long-term practitioner of a vegetarian diet (pure vegetarian)532.8
2) Practitioner of a vegetarian diet only on certain dates (the first and fifteenth of each lunar month and every morning)1708.8
3) Partly vegetarian (vegetables cooked with meat)824.3
4) No161884.1
TOTAL1925100.0
286) Why have you followed a vegetarian diet? Choose all that apply: For religious reasons. [Skipped if VEG=No.] (VEGREL)
TOTAL%
0) No182394.7
1) Yes1025.3
TOTAL1925100.0
287) Why have you followed a vegetarian diet? Choose all that apply: For health reasons. [Skipped if VEG=No.] (VEGHLTH)
TOTAL%
0) No178192.5
1) Yes1447.5
TOTAL1925100.0
288) Why have you followed a vegetarian diet? Choose all that apply: Following the example of others. [Skipped if VEG=No.] (VEGEXAM)
TOTAL%
0) No189498.4
1) Yes311.6
TOTAL1925100.0
289) Why have you followed a vegetarian diet? Choose all that apply: For other purposes (please specify). [Skipped if VEG=No.] (VEGOTH)
TOTAL%
0) No185196.2
1) Yes743.8
TOTAL1925100.0
290) Do you wear Buddhist beads? (WEARBEAD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing70.4
1) Yes22311.6
2) No169588.1
TOTAL1925100.0
291) Do you believe that practicing a religion will produce special or magical power (e.g., the ability to cure diseases) in people? (RELMAGIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much1125.8
2) Yes, somewhat46624.2
3) No, not really70136.4
4) No, not at all39020.3
7) Don't know23612.3
8) Don't understand150.8
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
292) Do you believe that the gods, Buddha, or God will keep devout believers from destined calamities (or disasters)? (CALAMITY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very much23712.3
2) Yes, somewhat74638.8
3) No, not really52127.1
4) No, not at all19810.3
7) Don't know21111.0
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse70.4
TOTAL1925100.0
293) Do you believe that spiritual mediums can help people to exorcise evil spirits or cure their diseases? (EXOREVIL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Yes,very much623.2
2) Yes,somewhat45123.4
3) No, not really64733.6
4) No, not at all56829.5
7) Don't know1869.7
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse80.4
TOTAL1925100.0
294) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Felt that a place that I visited looked familiar, yet knew for sure that I had not been there previously. (FAMILIAR)
TOTAL%
1) Never118261.4
2) Once or twice43322.5
3) Several times1919.9
4) Often492.5
5) Not applicable552.9
8) Don't understand90.5
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
295) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Felt that I seem to be able to receive messages from relatives who are far away in my dreams. (RECV_MSG)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Never136871.1
2) Once or twice34017.7
3) Several times1326.9
4) Often231.2
5) Not applicable522.7
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
296) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Seemed to see (or dream about) things which happen in the past or the next life. (NEXTLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) Never164885.6
2) Once or twice1336.9
3) Several times613.2
4) Often90.5
5) Not applicable633.3
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
297) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Had the experience of being possessed by the gods. (POSSESS1)
TOTAL%
1) Never181894.4
2) Once or twice231.2
3) Several times251.3
4) Often110.6
5) Can't choose432.2
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
298) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Saw the appearance of the gods or some miracles that the gods had performed. (SAWGODS)
TOTAL%
0) Missing10.1
1) Never170588.6
2) Once or twice1045.4
3) Several times432.2
4) Often170.9
5) Not applicable442.3
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse70.4
TOTAL1925100.0
299) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Saw a ghost. (GHOST)
TOTAL%
1) Never172889.8
2) Once or twice995.1
3) Several times361.9
4) Often70.4
5) Not applicable452.3
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
300) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Had the experience of being possessed by the spirits. (POSSESS2)
TOTAL%
1) Never182995.0
2) Once or twice321.7
3) Several times70.4
4) Often60.3
5) Not applicable422.2
8) Don't understand60.3
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
301) Do you have the following experiences? How often do they occur? Saw others in the process of being possessed by the spirits. (POSSESS3)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Never162784.5
2) Once or twice1638.5
3) Several times522.7
4) Often180.9
5) Not applicable502.6
8) Don't understand70.4
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
302) Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations? (DONATED)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes141273.4
2) No51126.5
TOTAL1925100.0
303) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Folk Religions (DONFOLK)
TOTAL%
0) No138972.2
1) Yes53627.8
TOTAL1925100.0
304) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Yiguan Dao (DON_YIG)
TOTAL%
0) No187297.2
1) Yes532.8
TOTAL1925100.0
305) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Buddhism (DON_BUD)
TOTAL%
0) No117160.8
1) Yes75439.2
TOTAL1925100.0
306) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Taoism (DON_TAO)
TOTAL%
0) No157681.9
1) Yes34918.1
TOTAL1925100.0
307) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Protestant Christianity (DONCHRS)
TOTAL%
0) No180393.7
1) Yes1226.3
TOTAL1925100.0
308) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Catholicism (DONCATH)
TOTAL%
0) No185496.3
1) Yes713.7
TOTAL1925100.0
309) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Islam (DONISLAM)
TOTAL%
0) 0192499.9
1) Yes10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
310) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Xuanyuanjiao (DONXUAN)
TOTAL%
0) No192499.9
1) Yes10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
311) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Tinlijiao (DON_TIN)
TOTAL%
0) No1925100.0
TOTAL1925100.0
312) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Liism (DONLIIS)
TOTAL%
0) No1925100.0
TOTAL1925100.0
313) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Xiajiao (DONXIA)
TOTAL%
0) No1925100.0
TOTAL1925100.0
314) If yes, which religions did you donated to? [This question relates to the question "Have you donated money to temples, monasteries, churches or religious organizations?"] Other (please specify) (DON_OTH)
TOTAL%
0) No186596.9
1) Yes603.1
TOTAL1925100.0
315) Do you donate money regularly? [Choose all that apply.] Yes, every month. (DONMO)
TOTAL%
0) No161083.6
1) Yes31516.4
TOTAL1925100.0
316) Do you donate money regularly? [Choose all that apply.] No, irregularly. (DONIRR)
TOTAL%
0) No86444.9
1) Yes106155.1
TOTAL1925100.0
317) Do you donate money regularly? [Choose all that apply.] Other (please specify). (OTHMON)
TOTAL%
0) No184595.8
1) Yes804.2
TOTAL1925100.0
318) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To eliminate disasters and to invite blessings, as well as to do charitable and pious deeds. (WHYDON1)
TOTAL%
0) No148277.0
1) Yes44323.0
TOTAL1925100.0
319) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To redeem a vow and show gratitude to the gods. (WHYDON2)
TOTAL%
0) No181794.4
1) Yes1085.6
TOTAL1925100.0
320) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To make a thanksgiving offering. (WHYDON3)
TOTAL%
0) No150178.0
1) Yes42422.0
TOTAL1925100.0
321) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To requite an obligation. (WHYDON4)
TOTAL%
0) No187497.4
1) Yes512.6
TOTAL1925100.0
322) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To repay society. (WHYDON5)
TOTAL%
0) No163985.1
1) Yes28614.9
TOTAL1925100.0
323) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To give alms in order to practice my religious belief. (WHYDON6)
TOTAL%
0) No170088.3
1) Yes22511.7
TOTAL1925100.0
324) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] To build or renovate temples. (WHYDON7)
TOTAL%
0) No159682.9
1) Yes32917.1
TOTAL1925100.0
325) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] Because I have used something and it is embarrassing not to give some money. (WHYDON8)
TOTAL%
0) No185796.5
1) Yes683.5
TOTAL1925100.0
326) Why do you donate money to temples/monasteries/churches? [Choose all that apply.] Others (please specify). (WHYDON9)
TOTAL%
0) No173690.2
1) Yes1899.8
TOTAL1925100.0
327) How much money in total did you offer to monasteries, temples or churches in the past year? (DON_TOTL)
TOTAL%
0) Missing51026.5
1) None985.1
2) NT$1000 or less37819.6
3) NT$ 1001-300035818.6
4) NT$ 3001-50001618.4
5) NT$ 5001-100001176.1
6) NT$ 10001-15000452.3
7) NT$ 150001-20000221.1
8) NT$ 20001-30000301.6
9) NT$ 30001-40000180.9
10) NT$ 40001-5000080.4
11) NT$ 50001-7000040.2
12) NT$ 70001-9000020.1
13) NT$ 90001-11000040.2
14) NT$ 110001-15000050.3
15) NT$ 150001-20000030.2
16) More than NT$ 20000020.1
97) Don't know1387.2
98) Don't understand221.1
TOTAL1925100.0
328) Do you believe that a person can become ill because of the following reasons: The hindrances that are produced as a result of actions? (ILL_ACT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very19810.3
2) Yes, somewhat56229.2
3) No, not really55929.0
4) No, not at all36919.2
7) Don't know19710.2
8) Don't understand382.0
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
329) Do you believe that a person can become ill because of the following reasons: Punishment from God? (ILLPUNSH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very784.1
2) Yes, somewhat35218.3
3) No, not really75139.0
4) No, not at all52127.1
7) Don't know21711.3
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
330) Do you believe that a person can become ill because of the following reasons: Rebukes from one's ancestors? (ILL_ANC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very934.8
2) Yes, somewhat37319.4
3) No, not really73138.0
4) No, not at all50126.0
7) Don't know22111.5
8) Don't understand30.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
331) Do you believe that a person can become ill because of the following reasons: The work of evil spirits? (ILL_EVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very1839.5
2) Yes, somewhat66834.7
3) No, not really50226.1
4) No, not at all38019.7
7) Don't know1829.5
8) Don't understand50.3
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
332) Do you believe that a person can become ill because of the following reasons: Predestination? (ILL_PRED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very1427.4
2) Yes, somewhat48125.0
3) No, not really62632.5
4) No, not at all47624.7
7) Don't know1889.8
8) Don't understand60.3
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
333) Do you watch religious programs on TV or listen to them on the radio? (REL_TV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes39920.7
2) Occasionally, but not intentionally82642.9
3) No70036.4
TOTAL1925100.0
334) Do you read religious books or listen to religious tapes (e.g., Buddhist sutras, the Bible, etc.)? (REL_BKS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes44923.3
2) Occasionally, but not intentionally53727.9
3) No93948.8
TOTAL1925100.0
335) Did you go to speeches given by religious people or conducted by religious organizations? (R_SPEECH)
TOTAL%
1) No139572.5
2) Yes, once to thrice34718.0
3) Yes, four times or more1829.5
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
336) Did you donate any money last year for the printing of scriptures or books that promote virtues? (DON_VIRT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24612.8
2) No167587.0
7) Don't know30.2
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
337) Do you read books that promote virtues (READVIRT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable20.1
1) Never80041.6
2) Occasionally83243.2
3) Read Some20510.6
4) Read a lot864.5
TOTAL1925100.0
338) Do you read religious publications (e.g., weekly or monthly publications)? (REL_PUB)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes30415.8
2) Occasionally, but not intentionally54828.5
3) No107255.7
TOTAL1925100.0
339) Have you ever heard of the following books: 'Many Lives?' (HEARD1)
TOTAL%
0) No125365.1
1) Yes67234.9
TOTAL1925100.0
340) Have you read the following book: 'Many Lives?' (READ1)
TOTAL%
0) No158882.5
1) A small part1548.0
2) A large part482.5
3) All of them1357.0
TOTAL1925100.0
341) Do you accept the thoughts presented in the book: 'Many Lives?' (ACCEPT1)
TOTAL%
0) No148076.9
1) A small bit28014.5
2) Mostly633.3
3) Fully281.5
7) Don't know743.8
TOTAL1925100.0
342) Did you buy the book 'Many Lives?' yourself? (BUY1)
TOTAL%
0) No168387.4
1) Others bought them1135.9
2) Bought by my family members432.2
3) Bought by myself864.5
TOTAL1925100.0
343) Have you ever heard of the following books: 'Revolution in the Brain?' (HEARD2)
TOTAL%
0) No143074.3
1) Yes49525.7
TOTAL1925100.0
344) Have you read the book: 'Revolution in the Brain?' (READ2)
TOTAL%
0) No171389.0
1) A small part1226.3
2) A large part392.0
3) All of them512.6
TOTAL1925100.0
345) Do you accept the thoughts presented in the book: 'Revolution in the Brain?' (ACCEPT2)
TOTAL%
0) No160283.2
1) A small bit1779.2
2) Mostly733.8
3) Fully110.6
7) Don't know623.2
TOTAL1925100.0
346) Did you buy the book 'Revolution in the Brain?' yourself? (BUY2)
TOTAL%
0) No177192.0
1) Others bought them763.9
2) Bought by my family members271.4
3) Bought by myself512.6
TOTAL1925100.0
347) Have you ever heard of the following books: 'EQ?' (HEARD3)
TOTAL%
0) No122763.7
1) Yes69836.3
TOTAL1925100.0
348) Have you ever read the book: 'EQ?' (READ3)
TOTAL%
0) No152079.0
1) A small part23612.3
2) A large part814.2
3) All of them884.6
TOTAL1925100.0
349) Do you accept the thoughts presented in the book: 'EQ?' (ACCEPT3)
TOTAL%
0) No138271.8
1) A small bit23512.2
2) Mostly20910.9
3) Fully552.9
7) Don't know442.3
TOTAL1925100.0
350) Did you buy the book 'EQ?' yourself (BUY3)
TOTAL%
0) No161884.1
1) Others bought them1196.2
2) Bought by my family members562.9
3) Bought by myself1326.9
TOTAL1925100.0
351) Have you ever heard of the book: 'The Bible Code?' (HEARD4)
TOTAL%
0) No166186.3
1) Yes26413.7
TOTAL1925100.0
352) Have you read the book: 'The Bible Code?' (READ4)
TOTAL%
0) No183195.1
1) A small part603.1
2) A large part140.7
3) All of them201.0
TOTAL1925100.0
353) Do you accept the thoughts presented in the book: 'The Bible Code?' (ACCEPT4)
TOTAL%
0) No178792.8
1) A small bit824.3
2) Mostly120.6
3) Fully60.3
7) Don't know382.0
TOTAL1925100.0
354) Did you buy the book 'The Bible Code?' yourself? (BUY4)
TOTAL%
0) No186797.0
1) Others bought them261.4
2) Bought by my family members70.4
3) Bought by myself251.3
TOTAL1925100.0
355) Have you ever heard of the book: 'The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying?' (HEARD5)
TOTAL%
0) No162984.6
1) Yes29615.4
TOTAL1925100.0
356) Have you read the book: 'The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying?' (READ5)
TOTAL%
0) No179493.2
1) A small part733.8
2) A large part231.2
3) All of them351.8
TOTAL1925100.0
357) Do you accept the thoughts presented in the book: 'The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying?' (ACCEPT5)
TOTAL%
0) No174490.6
1) A small bit854.4
2) Mostly371.9
3) Fully201.0
7) Don't know392.0
TOTAL1925100.0
358) Did you buy the book 'The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying?' yourself? (BUY5)
TOTAL%
0) No182594.8
1) Others bought them412.1
2) Bought by my family members150.8
3) Bought by myself432.2
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
359) Have you ever heard of books by Lin ching xuan? (HEARD6)
TOTAL%
0) No104654.3
1) Yes87945.7
TOTAL1925100.0
360) Have you read books by Lin ching xuan? (READ6)
TOTAL%
0) No135670.4
1) A small part39120.3
2) A large part1266.5
3) All of them522.7
TOTAL1925100.0
361) Do you accept the thoughts presented in books by Lin ching xuan? (ACCEPT6)
TOTAL%
0) No133369.2
1) A small bit34918.1
2) Mostly1598.3
3) Fully191.0
7) Don't know653.4
TOTAL1925100.0
362) Did you buy books by Lin ching xuan yourself?' (BUY6)
TOTAL%
0) No148777.2
1) Others bought them1578.2
2) Bought by my family members733.8
3) Bought by myself20810.8
TOTAL1925100.0
363) Have you ever heard of books by Osho? (HEARD7)
TOTAL%
0) No183295.2
1) Yes934.8
TOTAL1925100.0
364) Have you read books by Osho? (READ7)
TOTAL%
0) No188898.1
1) A small part311.6
2) A large part50.3
3) All of them10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
365) Do you accept the thoughts presented in books by Osho? (ACCEPT7)
TOTAL%
0) No187797.5
1) A small bit251.3
2) Mostly60.3
3) Fully30.2
7) Don't know140.7
TOTAL1925100.0
366) Did you buy books by Osho yourself? (BUY7)
TOTAL%
0) No190498.9
1) Others bought them90.5
2) Bought by my family members20.1
3) Bought by myself100.5
TOTAL1925100.0
367) Have you ever heard of books on horoscopes? (HEARD8)
TOTAL%
0) No97150.4
1) Yes95449.6
TOTAL1925100.0
368) Have you read books on horoscopes? (READ9)
TOTAL%
0) No120262.4
1) A small part48825.4
2) A large part1638.5
3) All of them723.7
TOTAL1925100.0
369) Do you accept the thoughts presented in books on horoscopes? (ACCEPT9)
TOTAL%
0) No123664.2
1) A small bit53627.8
2) Mostly944.9
3) Fully130.7
7) Don't know462.4
TOTAL1925100.0
370) Did you buy books on horoscopes yourself? (BUY9)
TOTAL%
0) No143474.5
1) Others bought them20310.5
2) Bought by my family members985.1
3) Bought by myself1909.9
TOTAL1925100.0
371) Have you ever heard of books on organic foods? (HEARD10)
TOTAL%
0) No123464.1
1) Yes69135.9
TOTAL1925100.0
372) Have you read books on organic foods? (READ10)
TOTAL%
0) No147976.8
1) A small part31316.3
2) A large part954.9
3) All of them382.0
TOTAL1925100.0
373) Do you accept the thoughts presented in books on organic foods? (ACCEPT10)
TOTAL%
0) No138872.1
1) A small bit22411.6
2) Mostly20510.6
3) Fully673.5
7) Don't know402.1
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
374) Did you buy books on organic foods yourself? (BUY10)
TOTAL%
0) No159983.1
1) Others bought them1407.3
2) Bought by my family members753.9
3) Bought by myself1115.8
TOTAL1925100.0
375) Generally speaking, do you feel happy in your life? (HAPPY)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Very happy27814.4
2) Happy65133.8
3) Quite happy85244.3
4) Not very unhappy1276.6
5) Very unhappy160.8
TOTAL1925100.0
376) Do you feel troubled at present? (TROUBLED)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, very troubled1708.8
2) Yes, somewhat110057.1
3) No, not really31416.3
4) No, not at all34017.7
TOTAL1925100.0
377) Do you feel that you have a good financial status at present? (FINANCGD)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable30.2
1) Yes, very good562.9
2) Yes, somewhat134770.0
3) No, not really46023.9
4) No, not at all573.0
7) Don't know20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
378) Generally speaking, do you feel that you have any problem dealing with people? (PROBLEM)
TOTAL%
0) Missing20.1
1) Yes, very much140.7
2) Yes, somewhat33717.5
3) No, not really39320.4
4) No, not at all117861.2
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
379) In the past year, have you ever thought about the significance of dying or things related to death? (DEATH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, often1507.8
2) Yes, sometimes39620.6
3) Yes, occasionally54628.4
4) No, never83343.3
TOTAL1925100.0
380) Do these things bother you? [This question follows the question: "In the past year, have you ever thought about the significance of dying or things related to death?"] (BOTHRYOU)
TOTAL%
0) Missing82142.6
1) Yes, very much341.8
2) Yes, somewhat27714.4
3) No, not really41421.5
4) No, not at all37819.6
7) Don't know10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
381) Do you feel that your current job is very stable? (JOB_STAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable49625.8
1) Very stable41921.8
2) Stable66734.6
3) Unstable22011.4
4) Very unstable371.9
5) Hard to say703.6
7) Don't know110.6
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
382) Do you think that the one who is responsible for family expenditures (the chief money-maker) has a stable or unstable job? [Not answered if JOBSTBL=0 "Not applicable"] (FAM_STAB)
TOTAL%
0) Not applicable141673.6
1) Very stable1387.2
2) Stable23312.1
3) Unstable995.1
4) Very unstable110.6
5) Hard to say201.0
7) Don't know60.3
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
383) What do you expect your physical health to be like in next three to five years? (HLTH_FUT)
TOTAL%
1) Much better874.5
2) A bit better1357.0
3) To stay the same98651.2
4) A little worse31016.1
5) Much worse160.8
6) Hard to say21911.4
7) Don't know1658.6
8) Don't understand40.2
9) Refuse30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
384) What do you expect your career to be like in next three to five years? (CAR_FUTR)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable44823.3
1) Much better1156.0
2) A bit better30615.9
3) To stay the same61031.7
4) A little worse663.4
5) Much worse80.4
6) Hard to say25113.0
7) Don't know1156.0
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
385) What do you expect the career of the one who is responsible for family expenditures (the chief money-maker) to be like in next three to five years? [Only answered if CAR3YR=0 "Not applicable."] (FAM_CAR)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable144675.1
1) Much better221.1
2) A bit better924.8
3) To stay the same20710.8
4) A little worse281.5
5) Much worse30.2
6) Hard to say723.7
7) Don't know542.8
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
386) What do you think your marriage will be like in next three to five years? (MART_FUT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable43122.4
1) Much better30315.7
2) A bit better1417.3
3) To stay the same83443.3
4) A little worse80.4
5) Much worse50.3
6) Hard to say985.1
7) Don't know894.6
9) Refuse160.8
TOTAL1925100.0
387) What do you expect your relationship with your family members to be like in next three to five years? (FAM_FUTR)
TOTAL%
1) Much better39120.3
2) A bit better27714.4
3) To stay the same108956.6
4) A little worse110.6
5) Much worse20.1
6) Hard to say924.8
7) Don't know573.0
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
388) Do you have the following feelings? ‘People often say that accidents happen anytime; do you often worry about this?' (ACCIDENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, often1226.3
2) Yes, sometimes68735.7
3) Seldom46123.9
4) Never64833.7
7) Don't know60.3
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
389) Do you have the following feelings? ‘Do you often feel that you are very lonely?' (LONELY)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes, often613.2
2) Yes, sometimes38820.2
3) Seldom47724.8
4) Never99751.8
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
390) Do you have the following feelings? ‘Do you often feel that there are many things you are not certain of?' (CERTAIN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, often1618.4
2) Yes, sometimes63833.1
3) Seldom47124.5
4) Never64633.6
7) Don't know50.3
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
391) Do you often have the following feelings? ‘Do you feel that your future is uncertain?' (FUTURE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes50926.4
2) No95549.6
3) Hard to say35818.6
7) Don't know1035.4
TOTAL1925100.0
392) Do you often have the following feelings? ‘Do you feel that there is more sorrow and less joy in life?' (SORROW)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67234.9
2) No90046.8
3) Hard to say31016.1
7) Don't know432.2
TOTAL1925100.0
393) Do you often have the following feelings? ‘Do you feel that there are lots of misfortunes in life?' (MISFORTN)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable10.1
1) Yes61732.1
2) No90747.1
3) Hard to say33117.2
7) Don't know693.6
TOTAL1925100.0
394) Do you often have the following feelings? ‘Do you believe that at the end life is only vanity?' (VANITY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes72437.6
2) No85344.3
3) Hard to say26213.6
7) Don't know864.5
TOTAL1925100.0
395) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 0-5 years old. (PSYCH5)
TOTAL%
0) No191299.3
1) Yes70.4
7) Don't know60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
396) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 6-10 years old (PSYCH6)
TOTAL%
0) No188698.0
1) Yes331.7
7) Don't know60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
397) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 11-15 years old (PSYCH11)
TOTAL%
0) No177992.4
1) Yes1407.3
7) Don't know60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
398) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 16-20 years old (PSYCH16)
TOTAL%
0) No154980.5
1) Yes37019.2
7) Don't know60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
399) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 21-25 years old (PSYCH21)
TOTAL%
0) No157481.8
1) Yes34618.0
7) Don't know50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
400) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 26-30 years old (PSYCH26)
TOTAL%
0) No164785.6
1) Yes27314.2
7) Don't know50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
401) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 31-35 years old (PSYCH31)
TOTAL%
0) No166986.7
1) Yes25113.0
7) Don't know50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
402) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 36-40 years old (PSYCH36)
TOTAL%
0) No175191.0
1) Yes1708.8
7) Don't know40.2
TOTAL1925100.0
403) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 41-45 years old (PSYCH41)
TOTAL%
0) No180493.7
1) Yes1186.1
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
404) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 46-50 years old (PSYCH46)
TOTAL%
0) No185896.5
1) Yes643.3
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
405) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 51-55 years old (PSYCH51)
TOTAL%
0) No187297.2
1) Yes502.6
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
406) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. 56-60 years old (PSYCH56)
TOTAL%
0) No188397.8
1) Yes392.0
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
407) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. After 60 years old (PSYCH60)
TOTAL%
0) No190999.2
1) Yes130.7
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
408) At what ages did you feel very frustrated psychologically? Choose all that apply. Never (PSYCHNEV)
TOTAL%
0) No144274.9
1) Yes48024.9
7) Don't know30.2
TOTAL1925100.0
409) Have you ever been unable to live a normal life for more than a month because of injuries or sickness? (INJURY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes37319.4
2) No155180.6
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
410) Do you know at what hour you were born? (HOURBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (please specify your birth hour)87645.5
2) Don't know91847.7
3) Yes, but I don't want to answer1316.8
TOTAL1925100.0
411) [Answered if HRBORN=1 "Yes."] Please specify your birth hour. (HOURBOR2)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable104954.5
1) 23:00-00:591105.7
2) 01:00-02:59492.5
3) 03:00-04:59774.0
4) 05:00-06:591145.9
5) 07:00-08:591045.4
6) 09:00-10:59542.8
7) 11:00-12:591055.5
8) 13:00-14:59412.1
9) 15:00-16:59452.3
10) 17:00-18:59633.3
11) 19:00-20:59683.5
12) 21:00-22:59422.2
97) Don't know20.1
99) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
412) Do you agree with the following statements? The present economic situation is not stable. (ECONOMY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very77540.3
2) Yes, somewhat65734.1
3) No, not really28714.9
4) No, not at all864.5
7) Don't know1075.6
8) Don't understand60.3
9) Refuse70.4
TOTAL1925100.0
413) Do you agree with the following statements? The government's policy is often changing. (GOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes,very104954.5
2) Yes,somewhat59530.9
3) No, not really1005.2
4) No, not at all341.8
7) Don't know1286.6
8) Don't understand60.3
9) Refuse130.7
TOTAL1925100.0
414) Do you agree with the following statements? Social security is deteriorating; it is more possible for people to become victims of crime. (SOCSEC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, very127666.3
2) Yes, somewhat49925.9
3) No, not really784.1
4) No, not at all150.8
7) Don't know502.6
8) Don't understand20.1
9) Refuse50.3
TOTAL1925100.0
415) Do you agree with the following statements? Social values are constantly changing, so we don't know the right thing to do. (SOC_VALU)
TOTAL%
1) Yes,very83843.5
2) Yes,somewhat64833.7
3) No, not really21611.2
4) No, not at all663.4
7) Don't know1377.1
8) Don't understand140.7
9) Refuse60.3
TOTAL1925100.0
416) What is your average monthly income? (INC_MONT)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable40.2
1) No income46724.3
2) NT$10,000 or less1296.7
3) NT$10,001-20,00021611.2
4) NT$20,001-30,00030715.9
5) NT$30,001-40,00025413.2
6) NT$40,001-50,0001829.5
7) NT$50,001-60,0001206.2
8) NT$60,001-70,000673.5
9) NT$70,001-80,000331.7
10) NT$80,001-90,000180.9
11) NT$90,001-100,000231.2
12) NT$100,001-110,000211.1
13) NT$110,001-120,00050.3
14) NT$120,001-130,00080.4
16) NT$140,001-150,00040.2
17) NT$150,001-160,00040.2
18) NT$160,001-170,00010.1
19) NT$170,001-180,00020.1
20) NT$180,001-190,00010.1
21) NT$190,001-200,00030.2
22) More than NT$200,00080.4
97) Don't know180.9
99) Refuse301.6
TOTAL1925100.0
417) What is your spouse's average monthly income? (INC_MOSP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable52327.2
1) No income41321.5
2) NT$10,000 or less663.4
3) NT$10,001-20,0001417.3
4) NT$20,001-30,00019310.0
5) NT$30,001-40,0001759.1
6) NT$40,001-50,0001176.1
7) NT$50,001-60,000794.1
8) NT$60,001-70,000542.8
9) NT$70,001-80,000382.0
10) NT$80,001-90,000180.9
11) NT$90,001-100,000100.5
12) NT$100,001-110,000110.6
13) NT$110,001-120,00030.2
14) NT$120,001-130,00050.3
15) NT$130,001-140,00020.1
16) NT$140,001-150,00030.2
17) NT$150,001-160,00020.1
18) NT$160,001-170,00020.1
21) NT$190,001-200,00010.1
22) More than NT$200,000120.6
97) Don't know321.7
99) Refuse251.3
TOTAL1925100.0
418) What is your average monthly household income? (INC_MOHH)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable60.3
1) No income251.3
2) NT$10,000 or less331.7
3) NT$10,001-20,000874.5
4) NT$20,001-30,0001769.1
5) NT$30,001-40,00025613.3
6) NT$40,001-50,00019910.3
7) NT$50,001-60,00021511.2
8) NT$60,001-70,0001397.2
9) NT$70,001-80,0001115.8
10) NT$80,001-90,000824.3
11) NT$90,001-100,0001125.8
12) NT$100,001-110,000864.5
13) NT$110,001-120,000462.4
14) NT$120,001-130,000392.0
15) NT$130,001-140,000180.9
16) NT$140,001-150,000311.6
17) NT$150,001-160,000221.1
18) NT$160,001-170,00080.4
19) NT$170,001-180,00070.4
20) NT$180,001-190,00040.2
21) NT$190,001-200,000160.8
22) More than NT$200,000542.8
97) Don't know1156.0
98) Don't understand10.1
99) Refuse371.9
TOTAL1925100.0
419) Do you own the following items at home: Hi-fi stereo. (O_STEREO)
TOTAL%
0) No44423.1
1) Yes147976.8
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
420) Do you own the following items at home: Video cassette recorders. (O_VIDEO)
TOTAL%
0) No51626.8
1) Yes140773.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
421) Do you own the following items at home: (Authentic) paintings and photographs. (O_PAINT1)
TOTAL%
0) No161984.1
1) Yes30415.8
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
422) Do you own the following items at home: (Duplicate) paintings, and carvings (sculptures). (O_PAINT2)
TOTAL%
0) No139972.7
1) Yes52427.2
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
423) Do you own the following items at home: Piano (O_PIANO)
TOTAL%
0) No162284.3
1) Yes30115.6
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
424) Do you own the following items at home: Antiques (O_ANTIQU)
TOTAL%
0) No174990.9
1) Yes1749.0
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
425) Do you own the following items at home: Gramophone records, CDs and cassette tapes (O_RECORD)
TOTAL%
0) No31216.2
1) Yes161183.7
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
426) Do you own the following items at home: Books (O_BOOKS)
TOTAL%
0) No30215.7
1) Yes162184.2
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
427) Have you personally had a supernatural experience? (SUPNATUR)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable40.2
1) Yes24112.5
2) No167787.1
8) Don't understand10.1
9) Refuse20.1
TOTAL1925100.0
428) If we ask an interviewer to come and interview you on this subject next time, would you be willing to share your supernatural experience with us? (SHAREEXP)
TOTAL%
0) Missing or Not applicable168287.4
1) Yes1256.5
2) No1166.0
7) Don't know10.1
9) Refuse10.1
TOTAL1925100.0
429) I-AGE: When were you born? (Age in R.O.C. years) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 22-3019310.0
2) 31-4029115.1
3) 41-4528714.9
4) 46-5029215.2
5) 51-6052227.1
6) 61-6834017.7
TOTAL1925100.0
430) I-EDUC: What is your education level? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) None, self-study or Elementary43722.8
2) Junior high school (including vocational)28214.7
3) High school (HS)24212.7
4) Vocational HS (or cadet)36419.0
5) Junior college (of any kind)30115.7
6) College or Grad school28715.0
Missing12 
TOTAL1913100.0
431) I-GENDER: Gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male96250.0
2) Female96350.0
TOTAL1925100.0
432) I-INCOME: What is your average monthly household income? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) NT$20,001 or less32118.2
2) NT$30,001-40,00025614.5
3) NT$40,001-60,00041423.4
4) NT$60,001-80,00025014.2
5) NT$80,001-120,00032618.5
6) More than NT$120,00019911.3
Missing159 
TOTAL1766100.0
433) I-MARITAL: Are you married? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Unmarried46924.4
2) Married145075.6
Missing6 
TOTAL1919100.0
434) I-RELIGION: Then what is your religious belief? [If answered "Buddhism" then ask: "What sect does it belong to?"] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) "I have no religious belief"26213.6
2) Folk religion of any kind64333.4
3) Buddhism (any sect)50626.3
4) Taoism24512.7
5) Christian (includes Cath and Prot)1397.2
6) All other religions (including mixes of religions)1296.7
Missing1 
TOTAL1924100.0