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General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

POSTLIFE

Do you believe there is a life after death?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Yes107371.6%71.6%-0.41
2) No29919.9%91.5%0.11
8) Undecided1268.4%99.9%3.21
9) No answer10.1%100.0%3.73





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Yes70.9%
474
72.2%
599
071.6%
1073
No22.3%
149
18.1%
150
019.9%
299
Undecided6.7%
45
9.8%
81
08.4%
126
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
Yes68.3%
289
74.2%
267
69.8%
227
72.9%
199
77.7%
87
471.6%
1069
No23.2%
98
16.9%
61
21.5%
70
19.4%
53
15.2%
17
020.0%
299
Undecided8.3%
35
8.9%
32
8.6%
28
7.7%
21
7.1%
8
28.3%
124
No answer0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
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
Yes71.4%
377
72.4%
527
79.2%
19
71.7%
109
59.0%
36
571.5%
1068
No20.8%
110
19.5%
142
12.5%
3
19.1%
29
24.6%
15
020.0%
299
Undecided7.8%
41
8.0%
58
8.3%
2
9.2%
14
16.4%
10
18.4%
125
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
Yes77.3%
735
68.7%
268
25.9%
7
45.6%
52
66.7%
10
171.6%
1072
No14.8%
141
23.3%
91
55.6%
15
41.2%
47
26.7%
4
119.9%
298
Undecided7.8%
74
7.9%
31
18.5%
5
13.2%
15
6.7%
1
08.4%
126
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
Yes60.9%
207
70.5%
299
79.8%
384
72.0%
183
071.6%
1073
No28.2%
96
21.2%
90
13.3%
64
19.3%
49
019.9%
299
Undecided10.9%
37
8.3%
35
6.9%
33
8.3%
21
08.4%
126
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
Yes54.1%
105
64.8%
370
75.3%
223
86.1%
371
471.6%
1069
No35.6%
69
24.2%
138
15.2%
45
10.2%
44
319.8%
296
Undecided10.3%
20
10.9%
62
9.5%
28
3.7%
16
08.4%
126
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

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