Democratizing access to the best data on religion since 1997
DATA ARCHIVE
DATA ARCHIVE

Archive Navigation

Summary
Codebook
Downloads
View Question Bank

Cross Tabulation Tables:


Archive Categories


Sort the above Archive Category by:



Browse Alphabetically
Browse All Categories
Browse Newest Additions

File Summaries


Search Data Archive


General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

AGED

As you know, many older people share a home with their grown children. Do you think this is generally a good idea or a bad idea?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) A good idea54336.2%36.2%-0.92
2) Bad idea72648.4%84.7%0.18
3) Depends21614.4%99.1%1.28
8) Don't know130.9%99.9%6.78
9) No answer10.1%100.0%7.88





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
A good idea39.9%
267
33.3%
276
036.2%
543
Bad idea46.2%
309
50.2%
417
048.4%
726
Depends13.0%
87
15.5%
129
014.4%
216
Don't know0.7%
5
1.0%
8
00.9%
13
No answer0.1%
1
0.0%
0
00.1%
1
Missing0000
Total 100%
669
100%
830
   
1499

Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-5960-7475+MissingTotal
A good idea44.2%
187
40.8%
147
32.9%
107
27.8%
76
21.4%
24
236.2%
541
Bad idea40.9%
173
43.6%
157
50.8%
165
60.1%
164
58.9%
66
148.6%
725
Depends13.9%
59
14.2%
51
15.4%
50
11.7%
32
18.8%
21
314.3%
213
Don't know0.9%
4
1.4%
5
0.6%
2
0.4%
1
0.9%
1
00.9%
13
No answer0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.1%
1
Missing0000060
Total 100%
423
100%
360
100%
325
100%
273
100%
112
   
1493

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolAssociate/Junior collegeBachelor'sGraduateMissingTotal
A good idea34.5%
182
37.5%
273
50.0%
12
38.8%
59
23.0%
14
336.2%
540
Bad idea49.8%
263
47.1%
343
41.7%
10
46.7%
71
62.3%
38
148.6%
725
Depends14.6%
77
14.6%
106
8.3%
2
13.2%
20
14.8%
9
214.3%
214
Don't know1.1%
6
0.7%
5
0.0%
0
1.3%
2
0.0%
0
00.9%
13
No answer0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.1%
1
Missing0000060
Total 100%
528
100%
728
100%
24
100%
152
100%
61
   
1493

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
A good idea33.0%
314
41.5%
162
37.0%
10
43.0%
49
46.7%
7
136.2%
542
Bad idea51.7%
492
43.6%
170
51.9%
14
37.7%
43
40.0%
6
148.4%
725
Depends14.0%
133
14.4%
56
11.1%
3
19.3%
22
13.3%
2
014.4%
216
Don't know1.2%
11
0.5%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.9%
13
No answer0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.1%
1
Missing0000020
Total 100%
951
100%
390
100%
27
100%
114
100%
15
   
1497

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
A good idea40.6%
138
33.7%
143
35.3%
170
36.2%
92
036.2%
543
Bad idea46.5%
158
50.9%
216
48.2%
232
47.2%
120
048.4%
726
Depends12.1%
41
15.1%
64
15.2%
73
15.0%
38
014.4%
216
Don't know0.9%
3
0.2%
1
1.2%
6
1.2%
3
00.9%
13
No answer0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
00.1%
1
Missing000000
Total 100%
340
100%
424
100%
481
100%
254
   
1499

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 NeverLess than once a monthLess than once a weekWeekly or moreMissingTotal
A good idea33.0%
64
36.3%
207
40.2%
119
35.0%
151
236.3%
541
Bad idea51.5%
100
47.8%
273
47.6%
141
48.0%
207
548.3%
721
Depends14.4%
28
15.1%
86
11.5%
34
15.8%
68
014.5%
216
Don't know1.0%
2
0.7%
4
0.7%
2
1.2%
5
00.9%
13
No answer0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.1%
1
Missing000070
Total 100%
194
100%
571
100%
296
100%
431
   
1492

Our Sponsors

Our Affiliates

US RELIGION
WORLD RELIGION
DATA ARCHIVE
RESEARCH
TEACHING
CONGREGATIONS
ABOUT
© 2024 The Association of Religion Data Archives. All rights reserved.