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General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

FAMGEN

Number of family generations in household
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) One generation36148.5%48.5%-0.76
2) Two generations, children35147.2%95.7%0.45
3) Two generations, parents70.9%96.6%1.66
4) Two generations, grandchild(ren)70.9%97.6%2.88
5) Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren131.7%99.3%4.09
6) Three generations, child(ren), parent30.4%99.7%5.30
7) Four generations20.3%100.0%6.51
Missing755
Total Unweighted N = 744





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
One generation52.5%
165
45.6%
196
048.5%
361
Two generations, children44.9%
141
48.8%
210
047.2%
351
Two generations, parents0.6%
2
1.2%
5
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)0.3%
1
1.4%
6
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren1.0%
3
2.3%
10
01.7%
13
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.3%
1
0.5%
2
00.4%
3
Four generations0.3%
1
0.2%
1
00.3%
2
Missing3554007550
Total 100%
314
100%
430
   
744

Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-5960-7475+MissingTotal
One generation38.4%
81
14.4%
28
55.6%
80
85.5%
112
95.1%
58
248.4%
359
Two generations, children56.4%
119
83.0%
161
40.3%
58
8.4%
11
3.3%
2
047.4%
351
Two generations, parents0.9%
2
0.0%
0
2.1%
3
1.5%
2
0.0%
0
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.4%
2
3.1%
4
1.6%
1
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren2.8%
6
1.5%
3
0.7%
1
1.5%
2
0.0%
0
11.6%
12
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.9%
2
0.5%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.4%
3
Four generations0.5%
1
0.5%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
2
Missing212166181142517583
Total 100%
211
100%
194
100%
144
100%
131
100%
61
   
741

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolAssociate/Junior collegeBachelor'sGraduateMissingTotal
One generation57.7%
165
41.4%
142
42.9%
6
51.4%
36
39.3%
11
148.6%
360
Two generations, children36.7%
105
54.8%
188
42.9%
6
47.1%
33
60.7%
17
247.1%
349
Two generations, parents1.4%
4
0.6%
2
7.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)1.7%
5
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren2.4%
7
1.5%
5
0.0%
0
1.4%
1
0.0%
0
01.8%
13
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.0%
0
0.6%
2
7.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.4%
3
Four generations0.0%
0
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.3%
2
Missing2423851082337583
Total 100%
286
100%
343
100%
14
100%
70
100%
28
   
741

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
One generation50.2%
241
43.7%
80
61.1%
11
46.2%
24
55.6%
5
048.7%
361
Two generations, children44.8%
215
53.0%
97
38.9%
7
51.9%
27
33.3%
3
247.0%
349
Two generations, parents1.3%
6
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
11.1%
1
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)1.0%
5
1.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren1.9%
9
2.2%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
01.8%
13
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.6%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.4%
3
Four generations0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.9%
1
0.0%
0
00.3%
2
Missing47120796267570
Total 100%
480
100%
183
100%
18
100%
52
100%
9
   
742

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
One generation47.3%
78
46.1%
94
52.4%
129
46.5%
60
048.5%
361
Two generations, children50.3%
83
49.5%
101
41.1%
101
51.2%
66
047.2%
351
Two generations, parents0.6%
1
1.0%
2
1.6%
4
0.0%
0
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)0.0%
0
1.0%
2
1.6%
4
0.8%
1
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren1.8%
3
1.5%
3
2.4%
6
0.8%
1
01.7%
13
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.0%
0
0.5%
1
0.4%
1
0.8%
1
00.4%
3
Four generations0.0%
0
0.5%
1
0.4%
1
0.0%
0
00.3%
2
Missing1752202351257550
Total 100%
165
100%
204
100%
246
100%
129
   
744

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 NeverLess than once a monthLess than once a weekWeekly or moreMissingTotal
One generation46.5%
40
46.3%
133
47.6%
69
52.5%
117
248.4%
359
Two generations, children52.3%
45
49.5%
142
48.3%
70
41.7%
93
147.2%
350
Two generations, parents0.0%
0
1.7%
5
0.0%
0
0.9%
2
00.9%
7
Two generations, grandchild(ren)0.0%
0
0.7%
2
0.7%
1
1.8%
4
00.9%
7
Three generations, child(ren), grandchildren1.2%
1
1.4%
4
2.1%
3
2.2%
5
01.8%
13
Three generations, child(ren), parent0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.4%
2
0.4%
1
00.4%
3
Four generations0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
00.3%
2
Missing1082841512087584
Total 100%
86
100%
287
100%
145
100%
223
   
741

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