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WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1,31939.9
2) Agree somewhat98329.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree45613.8
4) Disagree somewhat3279.9
5) Disagree strongly1885.7
8) Dont know250.8
9) No answer100.3
Missing1,593 
TOTAL3,308100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,54732.1
1) Agree strongly1,34227.8
2) Agree somewhat93519.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree4539.4
4) Disagree somewhat2785.8
5) Disagree strongly1994.1
8) Dont know481.0
9) No answer180.4
TOTAL4,820100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined - Instructional Dataset
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1,34241.8
2) Agree somewhat93529.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree45314.1
4) Disagree somewhat2788.7
5) Disagree strongly1996.2
Missing1,613 
TOTAL3,207100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1,34241.0
2) Agree somewhat93528.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree45313.8
4) Disagree somewhat2788.5
5) Disagree strongly1996.1
8) Dont know481.5
9) No answer180.5
Missing1,547 
TOTAL3,273100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel Combined
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,22734.5
1) Agree strongly1,01228.4
2) Agree somewhat66518.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree2888.1
4) Disagree somewhat2186.1
5) Disagree strongly1163.3
8) Dont know250.7
9) No answer80.2
TOTAL3559100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,60532.7
1) Agree strongly1,33827.3
2) Agree somewhat97319.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree4188.5
4) Disagree somewhat3386.9
5) Disagree strongly1893.9
8) Dont know300.6
9) No answer100.2
TOTAL4901100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 2002
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly42246.5
2) Agree somewhat23826.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree11512.7
4) Disagree somewhat697.6
5) Disagree strongly505.5
8) Dont know101.1
9) No answer40.4
TOTAL908100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WKWYUP_1 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement? Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP_1) (WKWYUP_1)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable68934.5
1) Agree strongly54227.1
2) Agree somewhat38319.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree1718.6
4) Disagree somewhat1216.1
5) Disagree strongly773.9
8) Dont know140.7
9) No answer30.2
TOTAL2000100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WKWYUP_2 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement? Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP_2) (WKWYUP_2)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable99749.9
1) Agree strongly42321.2
2) Agree somewhat29014.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree1216.1
4) Disagree somewhat1035.2
5) Disagree strongly522.6
8) Dont know100.5
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL2000100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WKWYUP_3 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement? Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP_3) (WKWYUP_3)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,16058.0
1) Agree strongly35017.5
2) Agree somewhat24512.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree1035.2
4) Disagree somewhat914.6
5) Disagree strongly392.0
8) Dont know90.5
9) No answer30.2
TOTAL2000100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


VCF9040 from American National Election Studies, Cumulative Data File, 1948-2004
Now Im going to read several more statements. After each one, I would like you to tell me how strongly you agree or disagree. The first statement is: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should to the same without any special favors. (VCF9040)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly4,16828.2
2) Agree somewhat3,95526.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree1,3038.8
4) Disagree somewhat1,52610.3
5) Disagree strongly6884.7
8) DK790.5
9) NA; no Post IW; form A (1986); form B (1990)3,05720.7
TOTAL14776100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:Other


BLK CMPR from American National Election Studies, 2000
Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without any special favors. Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with this statement? (BLK CMPR)
TOTAL%
0) NA; INAP25113.9
1) AGREE STRONGLY56131.1
2) AGREE SOMEWHAT49127.2
3) NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE18810.4
4) DISAGREE SOMEWHAT21211.7
5) DISAGREE STRONGLY894.9
8) DK90.5
9) REFUSED50.3
TOTAL1806100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:Mixed-mode


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 2004
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly36740.5
2) Agree somewhat25027.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree14115.6
4) Disagree somewhat909.9
5) Disagree strongly485.3
8) Dont know70.8
9) No answer30.3
TOTAL906100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 2006
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly85743.0
2) Agree somewhat56928.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree25112.6
4) Disagree somewhat1778.9
5) Disagree strongly1135.7
8) Dont know211.1
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL1992100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 2000
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly79842.5
2) Agree somewhat52427.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree20410.9
4) Disagree somewhat1689.0
5) Disagree strongly1317.0
8) Dont know392.1
9) No answer130.7
TOTAL1877100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


V085143 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008
Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without any special favors. (V085143)
TOTAL%
-9) Refused100.4
-8) Dont know150.6
-2) No Post-election IW2219.5
1) Agree strongly73931.8
2) Agree somewhat65128.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree33514.4
4) Disagree somewhat2089.0
5) Disagree strongly1446.2
TOTAL2323100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 1996
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly85443.6
2) Agree somewhat54928.0
3) Neither agree nor disagree22311.4
4) Disagree somewhat1869.5
5) Disagree strongly1095.6
8) Dont know331.7
9) No answer60.3
TOTAL1960100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 1998
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly78542.0
2) Agree somewhat53828.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree22612.1
4) Disagree somewhat1598.5
5) Disagree strongly1136.0
8) Dont know432.3
9) No answer70.4
TOTAL1871100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


WRKWAYUP from General Social Survey, 1994
Do you agree strongly, agree somewhat, neither agree nor disagree, disagree somewhat, or disagree strongly with the following statement: Irish, Italians, Jewish and many other minorities overcame prejudice and worked their way up. Blacks should do the same without special favors. (WRKWAYUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly64043.5
2) Agree somewhat42128.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree14710.0
4) Disagree somewhat1429.7
5) Disagree strongly865.9
8) Dont know292.0
9) No answer50.3
TOTAL1470100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


MINORITY from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996
In general, when you think about the current laws and regulations to protect the following, do they go too far, strike about the right balance, or not go far enough? - The rights of minorities (MINORITY)
TOTAL%
1) Go too far21627.0
2) Strike about the right balance30137.6
3) Dont go far enough21326.6
4) Dont Know708.8
TOTAL800100.0
Survey Details
Scope:Regional Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:Phone


C8EQLMIN from State of Disunion Survey, 1996
Now Id like to ask about some changes that have occurred in recent decades. Please tell me whether you feel each change was very good, mostly good, mostly bad, or very bad for our society: h. greater attention to equality for racial and ethnic minorities. (C8EQLMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very good34517.6
2) Mostly good1,16459.5
3) Mostly bad34817.8
4) Very bad985.0
TOTAL1955100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


MNRTYATT from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1981
On the whole, do you feel that minority groups in this country are receiving too much attention, too little attention or just the right amount of attention these days? (MNRTYATT)
TOTAL%
1) Too much attention53945.5
2) Too little attention25021.1
3) Right amount39533.4
TOTAL1184100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


MINRGHT from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1964
Now I am going to read a list of statements to you and I would like to know whether you agree or disagree with each one. -- These days you hear too much about the rights of minorities and too little about the rights of the majority. (MINRGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree1,14565.6
2) Disagree60034.4
TOTAL1745100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:U.S. Adults
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:In-Person


STD_MINO from Carnegie Council National Surveys of Higher Education, Graduate Student Sample (1975)
Please indicate the extent of your agreement or disagreement with each of the following statements. - These days you hear too much about the rights of minorities and not enough about the rights of the majority. (STD_MINO)
TOTAL%
0) Refused5922.7
1) Strongly Agree3,16414.5
2) Agree with Reservations6,57730.1
3) Disagree with Reservations7,79635.7
4) Strongly Disagree3,72217.0
TOTAL21851100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:Other
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:Mailed


RTMAJOR from Carnegie Foundation National Survey of Higher Education, Faculty Sample (1975)
Please indicate the extent of your agreement or disagreement with each of the following statements: -- These days you hear too much about the rights of minorities and not enough about the rights of the majority. (RTMAJOR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4,18417.3
2) Agree with reservations7,73832.0
3) Disagree with reservations8,12533.6
4) Strongly disagree4,14117.1
Missing812 
TOTAL24,188100.0
Survey Details
Scope:U.S. Sample
Frame:Other
Sample:Random Sample
Mode:Mailed


 

Subcategories
No FavorsThis question type asks the respondents if minorities should 'work their way up' without any special help.
Too Much Attention?This question type asks the respondent if too much attention is paid to the plight of minorities.

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