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General Social Survey, 1988 - Analysis

GRACE16

When you were growing up, did anyone usually say grace or give thanks to God aloud before meals at home?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Yes99267.0%67.0%-0.49
2) No47932.3%99.3%0.82
8) Don't know30.2%99.5%8.66
9) No answer70.5%100.0%9.97





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Yes61.9%
395
70.8%
597
067.0%
992
No37.3%
238
28.6%
241
032.3%
479
Don't know0.5%
3
0.0%
0
00.2%
3
No answer0.3%
2
0.6%
5
00.5%
7
Missing0000
Total 100%
638
100%
843
   
1481

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Yes71.5%
648
66.9%
257
16.7%
5
46.6%
55
62.8%
27
067.0%
992
No27.5%
249
32.8%
126
83.3%
25
53.4%
63
37.2%
16
032.3%
479
Don't know0.3%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.2%
3
No answer0.7%
6
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.5%
7
Missing0000000
Total 100%
906
100%
384
100%
30
100%
118
100%
43
   
1481

Age (I-AGE)

 18-25 yrs26-35 yrs36- 50 yrs51-69 yrs70+ yrsMissingTotal
Yes65.2%
137
69.2%
236
62.1%
247
70.1%
230
69.5%
139
367.0%
989
No34.3%
72
30.2%
103
37.4%
149
29.0%
95
29.5%
59
132.4%
478
Don't know0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.5%
1
00.2%
3
No answer0.5%
1
0.3%
1
0.3%
1
0.9%
3
0.5%
1
00.5%
7
Missing0000040
Total 100%
210
100%
341
100%
398
100%
328
100%
200
   
1477

Region (I-REGION)

 New EnglandNorth CentralSouth & Mid AtlanticSouth CentralMountain/PacificMissingTotal
Yes46.3%
37
66.3%
270
70.0%
332
75.3%
180
61.6%
173
067.0%
992
No53.8%
43
33.2%
135
28.7%
136
23.8%
57
38.4%
108
032.3%
479
Don't know0.0%
0
0.5%
2
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.2%
3
No answer0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
5
0.8%
2
0.0%
0
00.5%
7
Missing0000000
Total 100%
80
100%
407
100%
474
100%
239
100%
281
   
1481

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh school4 years collegeMore than 4 years collegeMissingTotal
Yes70.3%
111
67.4%
464
68.6%
351
53.3%
64
267.0%
990
No28.5%
45
31.8%
219
30.9%
158
46.7%
56
132.3%
478
Don't know0.6%
1
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.2%
3
No answer0.6%
1
0.4%
3
0.6%
3
0.0%
0
00.5%
7
Missing000030
Total 100%
158
100%
688
100%
512
100%
120
   
1478

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 Never marriedMarriedWidowed/Divorced/SeparatedMissingTotal
Yes65.8%
196
65.7%
518
70.4%
278
067.0%
992
No33.9%
101
33.4%
263
29.1%
115
032.3%
479
Don't know0.0%
0
0.4%
3
0.0%
0
00.2%
3
No answer0.3%
1
0.5%
4
0.5%
2
00.5%
7
Missing00000
Total 100%
298
100%
788
100%
395
   
1481

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