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Does the respondent this it is wrong to consume alcohol? 

Below are 56 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept. The ARDA staff further categorized these questions into 4 types:

[ Concern | Congregational Attitude | Legality | Morality ]

Mouse over a survey name to see further details on a survey. Click on "More" to see the response frequencies for a question, or click here to view all frequency tables.



Category 1:Concern
 

How concerns is the respondent about alcohol use?

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YDRUGS from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Youth Component

PWRLIQUR from Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

FDRGDRNK from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Father Component

FWDRUGS from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Father Component

MPARDRNK from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Mother Component

MDRGDRNK from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Mother Component

MWDRUGS from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Mother Component

ALCOHOL from Middletown Area Study, 1987


Category 2:Congregational Attitude
 

Does the respondent's congregation prohibit or discourage alcohol use?

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ALCOHL98 from National Congregations Study, Panel Dataset (1998 and 2006-2007)

MBRALC06 from National Congregations Study, Panel Dataset (1998 and 2006-2007)

LDRALC06 from National Congregations Study, Panel Dataset (1998 and 2006-2007)

PROHIB2 from U.S. Congregational Life Survey, 2001, Random Profile

NODRINK from Faith Communities Today (FACT) 2000, Combined File

ABSTAIN from Middletown Area Study, 1998

ABSTAIN from Middletown Area Study, 1997

GIVEUP from Middletown Area Study, 2002


Category 3:Legality
 

This question type asks the respondent's opinion on current or prospective laws regarding alcohol

Some questions fit within the "Legality" subcategory but varied in a notable way. ARDA staff identified 2 such variants.

[ Advertising | Right to Ask? ]

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DRINKING from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

DRYUS from Southern Focus Poll, Non-South Survey, Fall 1999

BLUELAWS from Winthrop University Student Religion Survey, 1996

DRYUS from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1999


Variant:Advertising (Legality variant)
 

How does the respondent feel about alcohol advertising?

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FRSPEX3 from State of the First Amendment Survey 1997

FRSPEE3 from State of the First Amendment Survey, 1999

FRSPEE4 from State of the First Amendment Survey, 1999

FRSPEE9 from State of the First Amendment Survey, 1999


Variant:Right to Ask? (Legality variant)
 

Does the government have the right to ask about alcohol use before granting Top Secret clearance?

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ASKDRINK from General Social Survey, 2000

ASKDRINK from General Social Survey, 1996

ASKDRINK from General Social Survey, 1998

ASKDRINK from General Social Survey, 1994


Category 4:Morality
 

How does the respondent feel about the morality of alcohol consumption?

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ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South Korea

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Nigeria

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chosen Regions of India

Q37A from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of Pentecostals

Q85E from Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Brazil

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chile

ALCOHOL from Generation Next Survey, 2006

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the Philippines

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South Africa

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the United States

WALCOHOL from Politics of Character Survey, 2000

W6ALCOHL from State of Disunion Survey, 1996

MORAL_A from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Kenya

ALCOHOL from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Guatemala

D6ALCHOL from Survey On the Beliefs and Moral Values of America's Children, 1989

BEER from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (Salt Lake City Sample)

HARDLIQR from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (Salt Lake City Sample)

YDRNKBR from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Youth Component

DRKNMOD from Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

AGNSDRNK from Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

DRNKLIQR from Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

BEER from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (San Francisco Sample)

HARDLIQR from Salt Lake City and San Francisco Surveys of Mormons, 1967-1969 (San Francisco Sample)

FRTDRINK from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Father Component

MRTDRINK from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Mother Component



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