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General Social Survey, 1976 - Analysis

WRKSTAT

Last week were you working full-time, part-time, going to school, keeping house, or what?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Working full-time61941.3%41.3%-1.00
2) Working part-time1318.7%50.0%-0.62
3) With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike281.9%51.9%-0.24
4) Unemployed, laid off, looking for work634.2%56.1%0.14
5) Retired17611.7%67.8%0.53
6) In school463.1%70.9%0.91
7) Keeping house42728.5%99.4%1.29
8) Other90.6%100.0%1.67





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Working full-time58.9%
394
27.1%
225
041.3%
619
Working part-time7.3%
49
9.9%
82
08.7%
131
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike2.5%
17
1.3%
11
01.9%
28
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work7.5%
50
1.6%
13
04.2%
63
Retired18.1%
121
6.6%
55
011.7%
176
In school4.3%
29
2.0%
17
03.1%
46
Keeping house0.3%
2
51.2%
425
028.5%
427
Other1.0%
7
0.2%
2
00.6%
9
Missing0000
Total 100%
669
100%
830
   
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Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-5960-7475+MissingTotal
Working full-time48.2%
204
54.2%
195
53.2%
173
15.4%
42
0.9%
1
441.2%
615
Working part-time13.5%
57
7.5%
27
8.3%
27
5.5%
15
4.5%
5
08.8%
131
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike1.9%
8
2.2%
8
2.5%
8
1.5%
4
0.0%
0
01.9%
28
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work6.1%
26
5.0%
18
4.3%
14
1.8%
5
0.0%
0
04.2%
63
Retired0.0%
0
0.3%
1
2.5%
8
39.2%
107
52.7%
59
111.7%
175
In school8.7%
37
1.7%
6
0.3%
1
0.7%
2
0.0%
0
03.1%
46
Keeping house21.5%
91
28.9%
104
27.4%
89
35.2%
96
41.1%
46
128.5%
426
Other0.0%
0
0.3%
1
1.5%
5
0.7%
2
0.9%
1
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
Working full-time25.4%
134
44.2%
322
58.3%
14
65.1%
99
77.0%
47
341.3%
616
Working part-time8.3%
44
9.5%
69
16.7%
4
8.6%
13
0.0%
0
18.7%
130
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike2.1%
11
1.5%
11
4.2%
1
2.6%
4
0.0%
0
11.8%
27
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work4.0%
21
5.1%
37
4.2%
1
2.0%
3
1.6%
1
04.2%
63
Retired21.4%
113
5.8%
42
8.3%
2
9.2%
14
6.6%
4
111.7%
175
In school1.1%
6
5.1%
37
0.0%
0
0.7%
1
3.3%
2
03.1%
46
Keeping house36.7%
194
28.6%
208
8.3%
2
11.2%
17
9.8%
6
028.6%
427
Other0.9%
5
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.7%
1
1.6%
1
00.6%
9
Missing0000060
Total 100%
528
100%
728
100%
24
100%
152
100%
61
   
1493

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Working full-time37.7%
359
44.1%
172
44.4%
12
56.1%
64
73.3%
11
141.3%
618
Working part-time8.6%
82
8.5%
33
3.7%
1
12.3%
14
6.7%
1
08.8%
131
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike2.1%
20
1.0%
4
0.0%
0
2.6%
3
0.0%
0
11.8%
27
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work4.2%
40
3.1%
12
0.0%
0
7.0%
8
20.0%
3
04.2%
63
Retired13.5%
128
9.7%
38
14.8%
4
5.3%
6
0.0%
0
011.8%
176
In school2.5%
24
3.6%
14
0.0%
0
7.0%
8
0.0%
0
03.1%
46
Keeping house30.5%
290
29.7%
116
37.0%
10
9.6%
11
0.0%
0
028.5%
427
Other0.8%
8
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.6%
9
Missing0000020
Total 100%
951
100%
390
100%
27
100%
114
100%
15
   
1497

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Working full-time45.3%
154
40.3%
171
42.0%
202
36.2%
92
041.3%
619
Working part-time10.3%
35
8.0%
34
8.5%
41
8.3%
21
08.7%
131
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike1.5%
5
1.7%
7
1.7%
8
3.1%
8
01.9%
28
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work4.1%
14
5.4%
23
2.3%
11
5.9%
15
04.2%
63
Retired7.9%
27
12.7%
54
11.6%
56
15.4%
39
011.7%
176
In school2.1%
7
3.3%
14
3.7%
18
2.8%
7
03.1%
46
Keeping house28.8%
98
27.8%
118
29.1%
140
28.0%
71
028.5%
427
Other0.0%
0
0.7%
3
1.0%
5
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
Working full-time43.8%
85
44.0%
251
43.6%
129
35.0%
151
341.3%
616
Working part-time7.2%
14
8.9%
51
9.5%
28
8.8%
38
08.8%
131
With a job, but not at work because of temporary illness, vacation, strike2.6%
5
1.2%
7
3.4%
10
1.4%
6
01.9%
28
Unemployed, laid off, looking for work3.1%
6
6.1%
35
3.7%
11
2.3%
10
14.2%
62
Retired10.3%
20
10.9%
62
12.2%
36
13.2%
57
111.7%
175
In school2.6%
5
3.3%
19
4.4%
13
1.9%
8
13.0%
45
Keeping house29.9%
58
25.0%
143
23.3%
69
36.2%
156
128.6%
426
Other0.5%
1
0.5%
3
0.0%
0
1.2%
5
00.6%
9
Missing000070
Total 100%
194
100%
571
100%
296
100%
431
   
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