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General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

FAMDIF16

If not living with both own mother and father: What happened?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) One or both parents died21559.7%59.7%-0.48
2) Parents divorced or separated12133.6%93.3%0.21
3) Father absent in armed forces10.3%93.6%0.89
4) One or both parents in institution20.6%94.2%1.57
5) Other113.1%97.2%2.26
8) Don't know10.3%97.5%4.31
9) No answer92.5%100.0%4.99
Missing1139
Total Unweighted N = 360





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
One or both parents died59.7%
89
59.7%
126
059.7%
215
Parents divorced or separated32.9%
49
34.1%
72
033.6%
121
Father absent in armed forces0.0%
0
0.5%
1
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution0.0%
0
0.9%
2
00.6%
2
Other3.4%
5
2.8%
6
03.1%
11
Don't know0.0%
0
0.5%
1
00.3%
1
No answer4.0%
6
1.4%
3
02.5%
9
Missing52061911390
Total 100%
149
100%
211
   
360

Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-5960-7475+MissingTotal
One or both parents died38.5%
37
51.6%
47
66.2%
51
81.7%
58
87.0%
20
259.5%
213
Parents divorced or separated46.9%
45
40.7%
37
32.5%
25
16.9%
12
8.7%
2
033.8%
121
Father absent in armed forces1.0%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution1.0%
1
1.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.6%
2
Other5.2%
5
4.4%
4
1.3%
1
0.0%
0
4.3%
1
03.1%
11
Don't know1.0%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
No answer6.3%
6
2.2%
2
0.0%
0
1.4%
1
0.0%
0
02.5%
9
Missing3272692482028911414
Total 100%
96
100%
91
100%
77
100%
71
100%
23
   
358

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolAssociate/Junior collegeBachelor'sGraduateMissingTotal
One or both parents died65.9%
108
53.5%
84
40.0%
2
54.2%
13
88.9%
8
059.9%
215
Parents divorced or separated26.2%
43
40.8%
64
60.0%
3
37.5%
9
11.1%
1
133.4%
120
Father absent in armed forces0.0%
0
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution0.0%
0
1.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.6%
2
Other3.7%
6
2.5%
4
0.0%
0
4.2%
1
0.0%
0
03.1%
11
Don't know0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
No answer3.7%
6
1.3%
2
0.0%
0
4.2%
1
0.0%
0
02.5%
9
Missing364571191285211405
Total 100%
164
100%
157
100%
5
100%
24
100%
9
   
359

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
One or both parents died60.2%
136
61.3%
57
100.0%
3
51.4%
19
0.0%
0
059.7%
215
Parents divorced or separated33.2%
75
33.3%
31
0.0%
0
37.8%
14
100.0%
1
033.6%
121
Father absent in armed forces0.0%
0
1.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution0.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.7%
1
0.0%
0
00.6%
2
Other2.7%
6
3.2%
3
0.0%
0
5.4%
2
0.0%
0
03.1%
11
Don't know0.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
No answer3.1%
7
1.1%
1
0.0%
0
2.7%
1
0.0%
0
02.5%
9
Missing72529724771411392
Total 100%
226
100%
93
100%
3
100%
37
100%
1
   
360

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
One or both parents died61.5%
48
64.7%
55
61.6%
69
50.6%
43
059.7%
215
Parents divorced or separated29.5%
23
31.8%
27
30.4%
34
43.5%
37
033.6%
121
Father absent in armed forces1.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution1.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
1
00.6%
2
Other2.6%
2
2.4%
2
4.5%
5
2.4%
2
03.1%
11
Don't know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
No answer3.8%
3
1.2%
1
2.7%
3
2.4%
2
02.5%
9
Missing26233936916911390
Total 100%
78
100%
85
100%
112
100%
85
   
360

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 NeverLess than once a monthLess than once a weekWeekly or moreMissingTotal
One or both parents died58.6%
34
53.0%
79
68.7%
46
65.5%
55
159.8%
214
Parents divorced or separated34.5%
20
38.9%
58
26.9%
18
28.6%
24
133.5%
120
Father absent in armed forces0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
1
00.3%
1
One or both parents in institution0.0%
0
1.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.6%
2
Other1.7%
1
3.4%
5
3.0%
2
3.6%
3
03.1%
11
Don't know0.0%
0
0.7%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
1
No answer5.2%
3
2.7%
4
1.5%
1
1.2%
1
02.5%
9
Missing13642222934711415
Total 100%
58
100%
149
100%
67
100%
84
   
358

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