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General Social Survey, 1993 - Analysis

SCITEST4

For each statement below, just check the box that comes closest to your opinion of how true it is. In your opinion, how true is this? Human beings developed from earlier species of animals.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Definitely true20513.2%13.2%-1.13
2) Probably true44528.6%41.7%-0.68
3) Probably not true20012.8%54.6%-0.22
4) Definitely not true50032.1%86.7%0.23
8) Can't choose1207.7%94.4%2.05
9) No answer875.6%100.0%2.51
Missing49
Total Unweighted N = 1557





Age (I-AGE)

 18-2930-4445-5960-7475 and olderMissingTotal
Definitely true17.9%
52
14.9%
82
13.3%
46
8.5%
21
2.5%
3
113.1%
204
Probably true35.1%
102
32.2%
177
25.7%
89
21.4%
53
20.2%
24
028.7%
445
Probably not true10.7%
31
14.9%
82
12.1%
42
12.1%
30
12.6%
15
012.9%
200
Definitely not true26.8%
78
28.6%
157
32.7%
113
39.9%
99
42.9%
51
232.1%
498
Can't choose6.9%
20
6.6%
36
9.0%
31
8.1%
20
10.1%
12
17.7%
119
No answer2.7%
8
2.7%
15
7.2%
25
10.1%
25
11.8%
14
05.6%
87
Missing10121178531
Total 100%
291
100%
549
100%
346
100%
248
100%
119
   
1553

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 Less than once a yearAbout once or twice a yearSeveral times a yearAbout once a monthTwo to three times a monthNearly every week or once a week or moreMissingTotal
Definitely true17.4%
67
17.3%
32
12.4%
21
18.2%
20
14.2%
19
7.8%
42
413.2%
201
Probably true35.0%
135
36.2%
67
38.8%
66
33.6%
37
25.4%
34
18.0%
97
928.6%
436
Probably not true12.4%
48
17.3%
32
10.0%
17
11.8%
13
12.7%
17
12.8%
69
412.9%
196
Definitely not true20.7%
80
18.4%
34
27.1%
46
24.5%
27
33.6%
45
47.7%
257
1132.1%
489
Can't choose8.3%
32
5.9%
11
7.6%
13
8.2%
9
9.0%
12
7.6%
41
27.7%
118
No answer6.2%
24
4.9%
9
4.1%
7
3.6%
4
5.2%
7
6.1%
33
35.5%
84
Missing9862316825
Total 100%
386
100%
185
100%
170
100%
110
100%
134
100%
539
   
1524

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolJunior collegeBachelor's degreeGraduate degreeMissingTotal
Definitely true6.7%
19
10.1%
82
10.6%
10
21.3%
53
36.0%
41
013.2%
205
Probably true26.1%
74
26.9%
219
27.7%
26
36.1%
90
30.7%
35
128.6%
444
Probably not true14.1%
40
13.9%
113
11.7%
11
10.4%
26
7.9%
9
112.8%
199
Definitely not true35.3%
100
35.9%
292
36.2%
34
22.5%
56
15.8%
18
032.2%
500
Can't choose9.5%
27
8.2%
67
6.4%
6
5.6%
14
5.3%
6
07.7%
120
No answer8.1%
23
5.0%
41
7.4%
7
4.0%
10
4.4%
5
15.5%
86
Missing1126344521
Total 100%
283
100%
814
100%
94
100%
249
100%
114
   
1554

Gender (I-GENDER)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Definitely true17.0%
113
10.3%
92
013.2%
205
Probably true30.8%
204
27.0%
241
028.6%
445
Probably not true13.4%
89
12.4%
111
012.8%
200
Definitely not true28.4%
188
34.9%
312
032.1%
500
Can't choose4.8%
32
9.8%
88
07.7%
120
No answer5.6%
37
5.6%
50
05.6%
87
Missing2227490
Total 100%
663
100%
894
   
1557

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Definitely true9.3%
93
13.5%
46
37.5%
12
30.6%
44
23.1%
9
113.2%
204
Probably true22.9%
228
39.7%
135
31.3%
10
41.0%
59
28.2%
11
228.6%
443
Probably not true12.7%
126
14.7%
50
6.3%
2
10.4%
15
12.8%
5
212.8%
198
Definitely not true41.1%
409
17.9%
61
15.6%
5
11.1%
16
20.5%
8
132.2%
499
Can't choose7.8%
78
9.4%
32
6.3%
2
3.5%
5
7.7%
3
07.7%
120
No answer6.1%
61
4.7%
16
3.1%
1
3.5%
5
7.7%
3
15.5%
86
Missing3011123562
Total 100%
995
100%
340
100%
32
100%
144
100%
39
   
1550

Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

 Liberal and extremely liberalSlightly liberalModerate, middle of the roadSlightly conservativeConservativeExtremely conservativeMissingTotal
Definitely true32.2%
65
17.3%
34
9.1%
51
10.9%
28
6.6%
16
9.5%
4
713.2%
198
Probably true32.7%
66
33.0%
65
32.1%
181
28.7%
74
16.9%
41
21.4%
9
929.0%
436
Probably not true8.9%
18
15.7%
31
14.0%
79
14.7%
38
11.9%
29
4.8%
2
313.1%
197
Definitely not true15.8%
32
23.9%
47
30.6%
172
32.2%
83
51.9%
126
50.0%
21
1932.0%
481
Can't choose6.4%
13
7.1%
14
9.6%
54
4.3%
11
6.6%
16
4.8%
2
107.3%
110
No answer4.0%
8
3.0%
6
4.6%
26
9.3%
24
6.2%
15
9.5%
4
45.5%
83
Missing861261101016
Total 100%
202
100%
197
100%
563
100%
258
100%
243
100%
42
   
1505

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackOtherMissingTotal
Definitely true13.5%
177
11.2%
19
12.0%
9
013.2%
205
Probably true29.1%
382
21.9%
37
34.7%
26
028.6%
445
Probably not true12.6%
165
16.0%
27
10.7%
8
012.8%
200
Definitely not true32.4%
425
32.0%
54
28.0%
21
032.1%
500
Can't choose7.0%
92
14.2%
24
5.3%
4
07.7%
120
No answer5.5%
72
4.7%
8
9.3%
7
05.6%
87
Missing34105490
Total 100%
1313
100%
169
100%
75
   
1557

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