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General Social Survey, 1991 - Analysis

HELL

Do you believe in. . . Hell
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Yes, definitely59743.9%43.9%-0.72
2) Yes, probably25618.8%62.8%-0.29
3) No, probably not18913.9%76.7%0.13
4) No, definitely not16211.9%88.6%0.56
8) Can't choose725.3%93.9%2.27
9) No answer836.1%100.0%2.70
Missing158
Total Unweighted N = 1359





Age (I-AGE)

 18-2930-4445-5960-7475 and olderMissingTotal
Yes, definitely42.3%
118
41.0%
202
49.6%
121
46.8%
111
41.9%
44
143.9%
596
Yes, probably23.3%
65
21.1%
104
16.8%
41
13.5%
32
13.3%
14
018.9%
256
No, probably not15.8%
44
16.8%
83
12.3%
30
10.5%
25
6.7%
7
013.9%
189
No, definitely not11.5%
32
11.4%
56
12.3%
30
11.8%
28
15.2%
16
011.9%
162
Can't choose5.7%
16
5.7%
28
3.3%
8
5.9%
14
5.7%
6
05.3%
72
No answer1.4%
4
4.1%
20
5.7%
14
11.4%
27
17.1%
18
06.1%
83
Missing26563429111592
Total 100%
279
100%
493
100%
244
100%
237
100%
105
   
1358

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 Less than once a yearAbout once or twice a yearSeveral times a yearAbout once a monthNearly every weekOnce a week or moreMissingTotal
Yes, definitely26.2%
80
38.3%
70
31.4%
50
48.1%
113
54.9%
39
63.2%
242
344.5%
594
Yes, probably21.3%
65
24.6%
45
22.6%
36
18.3%
43
16.9%
12
13.1%
50
518.8%
251
No, probably not17.0%
52
15.8%
29
19.5%
31
15.3%
36
14.1%
10
6.5%
25
613.7%
183
No, definitely not19.7%
60
11.5%
21
14.5%
23
8.1%
19
5.6%
4
6.8%
26
911.5%
153
Can't choose10.8%
33
3.8%
7
3.8%
6
5.5%
13
4.2%
3
2.6%
10
05.4%
72
No answer4.9%
15
6.0%
11
8.2%
13
4.7%
11
4.2%
3
7.8%
30
06.2%
83
Missing2119203112531812
Total 100%
305
100%
183
100%
159
100%
235
100%
71
100%
383
   
1336

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolJunior CollegeBachelor's degreeGraduate degreeMissingTotal
Yes, definitely48.4%
132
46.6%
348
43.1%
28
35.9%
71
22.9%
16
244.0%
595
Yes, probably11.7%
32
19.3%
144
29.2%
19
23.2%
46
20.0%
14
118.8%
255
No, probably not7.0%
19
13.5%
101
12.3%
8
20.7%
41
27.1%
19
113.9%
188
No, definitely not15.0%
41
9.6%
72
9.2%
6
12.1%
24
25.7%
18
111.9%
161
Can't choose5.9%
16
5.4%
40
3.1%
2
5.6%
11
2.9%
2
15.2%
71
No answer12.1%
33
5.6%
42
3.1%
2
2.5%
5
1.4%
1
06.1%
83
Missing3278826111643
Total 100%
273
100%
747
100%
65
100%
198
100%
70
   
1353

Gender (I-GENDER)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Yes, definitely38.4%
214
47.8%
383
043.9%
597
Yes, probably19.6%
109
18.3%
147
018.8%
256
No, probably not15.3%
85
13.0%
104
013.9%
189
No, definitely not14.7%
82
10.0%
80
011.9%
162
Can't choose5.4%
30
5.2%
42
05.3%
72
No answer6.6%
37
5.7%
46
06.1%
83
Missing79791580
Total 100%
557
100%
802
   
1359

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Yes, definitely52.0%
445
37.0%
133
6.7%
2
12.1%
11
25.0%
6
043.9%
597
Yes, probably18.5%
158
23.1%
83
3.3%
1
12.1%
11
12.5%
3
018.8%
256
No, probably not10.6%
91
17.0%
61
43.3%
13
18.7%
17
29.2%
7
013.9%
189
No, definitely not9.0%
77
8.9%
32
46.7%
14
36.3%
33
25.0%
6
011.9%
162
Can't choose3.5%
30
8.1%
29
0.0%
0
14.3%
13
0.0%
0
05.3%
72
No answer6.3%
54
5.8%
21
0.0%
0
6.6%
6
8.3%
2
06.1%
83
Missing1112721151582
Total 100%
855
100%
359
100%
30
100%
91
100%
24
   
1359

Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

 Liberal and extremely liberalSlightly liberalModerate, middle or the roadSlightly conservativeConservativeExtremely conservativeMissingTotal
Yes, definitely33.0%
58
33.3%
64
48.4%
255
36.5%
70
54.8%
103
58.0%
47
044.0%
597
Yes, probably15.9%
28
24.5%
47
19.9%
105
19.8%
38
15.4%
29
11.1%
9
018.9%
256
No, probably not16.5%
29
18.2%
35
11.2%
59
21.4%
41
10.1%
19
6.2%
5
113.9%
188
No, definitely not19.3%
34
13.0%
25
10.4%
55
13.5%
26
6.9%
13
8.6%
7
211.8%
160
Can't choose9.7%
17
5.2%
10
4.7%
25
3.1%
6
4.3%
8
7.4%
6
05.3%
72
No answer5.7%
10
5.7%
11
5.3%
28
5.7%
11
8.5%
16
8.6%
7
06.1%
83
Missing1522572624131611
Total 100%
176
100%
192
100%
527
100%
192
100%
188
100%
81
   
1356

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackOtherMissingTotal
Yes, definitely43.4%
499
48.8%
82
39.0%
16
043.9%
597
Yes, probably18.6%
214
19.6%
33
22.0%
9
018.8%
256
No, probably not15.1%
174
7.1%
12
7.3%
3
013.9%
189
No, definitely not12.2%
140
8.9%
15
17.1%
7
011.9%
162
Can't choose5.1%
59
6.0%
10
7.3%
3
05.3%
72
No answer5.6%
64
9.5%
16
7.3%
3
06.1%
83
Missing1143681580
Total 100%
1150
100%
168
100%
41
   
1359

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