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General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

OBEYS

Importance of child's characteristics: I. That he obeys his parents well
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Most desirable quality for a child to have20613.7%13.7%-1.77
2) One of three most desirable qualities23815.9%29.6%-0.71
3) Not mentioned95663.8%93.4%0.35
4) One of three least important qualities835.5%98.9%1.41
5) Least important quality70.5%99.4%2.47
9) No answer90.6%100.0%6.72





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Most desirable quality for a child to have15.4%
103
12.4%
103
013.7%
206
One of three most desirable qualities14.6%
98
16.9%
140
015.9%
238
Not mentioned62.2%
416
65.1%
540
063.8%
956
One of three least important qualities6.1%
41
5.1%
42
05.5%
83
Least important quality0.7%
5
0.2%
2
00.5%
7
No answer0.9%
6
0.4%
3
00.6%
9
Missing0000
Total 100%
669
100%
830
   
1499

Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-5960-7475+MissingTotal
Most desirable quality for a child to have12.1%
51
11.7%
42
12.6%
41
20.9%
57
11.6%
13
213.7%
204
One of three most desirable qualities11.8%
50
13.9%
50
18.5%
60
19.0%
52
23.2%
26
015.9%
238
Not mentioned70.9%
300
67.2%
242
62.5%
203
53.1%
145
56.3%
63
363.8%
953
One of three least important qualities5.0%
21
6.4%
23
5.2%
17
5.1%
14
6.3%
7
15.5%
82
Least important quality0.0%
0
0.6%
2
0.6%
2
0.7%
2
0.9%
1
00.5%
7
No answer0.2%
1
0.3%
1
0.6%
2
1.1%
3
1.8%
2
00.6%
9
Missing0000060
Total 100%
423
100%
360
100%
325
100%
273
100%
112
   
1493

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolAssociate/Junior collegeBachelor'sGraduateMissingTotal
Most desirable quality for a child to have20.5%
108
10.7%
78
16.7%
4
7.2%
11
6.6%
4
113.7%
205
One of three most desirable qualities19.9%
105
15.9%
116
0.0%
0
7.9%
12
8.2%
5
015.9%
238
Not mentioned53.8%
284
67.7%
493
75.0%
18
73.0%
111
73.8%
45
563.7%
951
One of three least important qualities4.5%
24
5.1%
37
8.3%
2
9.9%
15
8.2%
5
05.6%
83
Least important quality0.2%
1
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
2.0%
3
1.6%
1
00.5%
7
No answer1.1%
6
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.6%
1
00.6%
9
Missing0000060
Total 100%
528
100%
728
100%
24
100%
152
100%
61
   
1493

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Most desirable quality for a child to have14.3%
136
14.6%
57
18.5%
5
6.1%
7
6.7%
1
013.8%
206
One of three most desirable qualities19.5%
185
12.1%
47
3.7%
1
4.4%
5
0.0%
0
015.9%
238
Not mentioned60.6%
576
67.4%
263
59.3%
16
75.4%
86
86.7%
13
263.7%
954
One of three least important qualities4.4%
42
5.6%
22
14.8%
4
12.3%
14
6.7%
1
05.5%
83
Least important quality0.5%
5
0.0%
0
3.7%
1
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
00.5%
7
No answer0.7%
7
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
00.6%
9
Missing0000020
Total 100%
951
100%
390
100%
27
100%
114
100%
15
   
1497

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Most desirable quality for a child to have10.6%
36
11.6%
49
18.3%
88
13.0%
33
013.7%
206
One of three most desirable qualities11.5%
39
13.4%
57
20.6%
99
16.9%
43
015.9%
238
Not mentioned68.5%
233
68.2%
289
57.0%
274
63.0%
160
063.8%
956
One of three least important qualities7.9%
27
5.4%
23
3.5%
17
6.3%
16
05.5%
83
Least important quality0.9%
3
0.5%
2
0.2%
1
0.4%
1
00.5%
7
No answer0.6%
2
0.9%
4
0.4%
2
0.4%
1
00.6%
9
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
Most desirable quality for a child to have10.3%
20
10.0%
57
14.5%
43
19.7%
85
113.7%
205
One of three most desirable qualities14.4%
28
14.0%
80
14.2%
42
20.4%
88
016.0%
238
Not mentioned69.1%
134
68.3%
390
63.5%
188
55.2%
238
663.7%
950
One of three least important qualities5.2%
10
6.5%
37
6.4%
19
3.9%
17
05.6%
83
Least important quality0.5%
1
0.7%
4
0.3%
1
0.2%
1
00.5%
7
No answer0.5%
1
0.5%
3
1.0%
3
0.5%
2
00.6%
9
Missing000070
Total 100%
194
100%
571
100%
296
100%
431
   
1492

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