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General Social Survey, 2000 - Analysis

SCIFAITH

We believe too often in science, and not enough in feelings and faith.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Strongly agree16312.8%12.8%-1.07
2) Agree47837.5%50.2%-0.54
3) Neither agree nor disagree29423.0%73.3%-0.01
4) Disagree18814.7%88.0%0.51
5) Strongly disagree614.8%92.8%1.04
8) Can't choose241.9%94.7%2.62
9) No answer685.3%100.0%3.14
Missing1541
Total Unweighted N = 1276





Age (I-AGE)

 18-3031-4445-6465+MissingTotal
Strongly agree13.3%
35
12.4%
50
12.9%
50
12.7%
28
012.8%
163
Agree35.7%
94
37.2%
150
35.7%
139
43.2%
95
037.5%
478
Neither agree nor disagree26.6%
70
25.3%
102
22.6%
88
15.0%
33
123.0%
293
Disagree16.0%
42
13.6%
55
16.7%
65
11.8%
26
014.7%
188
Strongly disagree5.3%
14
5.7%
23
4.4%
17
3.2%
7
04.8%
61
Can't choose0.4%
1
1.7%
7
2.3%
9
3.2%
7
01.9%
24
No answer2.7%
7
4.0%
16
5.4%
21
10.9%
24
05.3%
68
Missing32549145526315427
Total 100%
263
100%
403
100%
389
100%
220
   
1275

Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Strongly agree10.2%
57
14.8%
106
012.8%
163
Agree34.3%
192
39.9%
286
037.5%
478
Neither agree nor disagree25.9%
145
20.8%
149
023.0%
294
Disagree16.3%
91
13.5%
97
014.7%
188
Strongly disagree7.0%
39
3.1%
22
04.8%
61
Can't choose1.1%
6
2.5%
18
01.9%
24
No answer5.4%
30
5.3%
38
05.3%
68
Missing66987215410
Total 100%
560
100%
716
   
1276

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MarriedWidowedDivorcedSeparatedNever marriedMissingTotal
Strongly agree13.2%
75
11.2%
14
13.0%
26
22.2%
12
11.0%
36
012.8%
163
Agree37.4%
213
43.2%
54
39.5%
79
48.1%
26
32.4%
106
037.5%
478
Neither agree nor disagree23.5%
134
13.6%
17
21.5%
43
16.7%
9
27.8%
91
023.0%
294
Disagree15.6%
89
10.4%
13
13.5%
27
7.4%
4
16.8%
55
014.7%
188
Strongly disagree3.7%
21
4.0%
5
6.0%
12
1.9%
1
6.7%
22
04.8%
61
Can't choose1.8%
10
5.6%
7
2.0%
4
0.0%
0
0.9%
3
01.9%
24
No answer4.9%
28
12.0%
15
4.5%
9
3.7%
2
4.3%
14
05.3%
68
Missing7081482415838515411
Total 100%
570
100%
125
100%
200
100%
54
100%
327
   
1276

Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

 LiberalModerate, middle of the roadConservativeMissingTotal
Strongly agree10.0%
31
10.9%
53
17.2%
71
812.8%
155
Agree33.5%
104
40.2%
195
37.1%
153
2637.4%
452
Neither agree nor disagree23.5%
73
23.5%
114
23.3%
96
1123.4%
283
Disagree17.4%
54
13.8%
67
13.8%
57
1014.7%
178
Strongly disagree8.1%
25
5.2%
25
2.2%
9
24.9%
59
Can't choose1.0%
3
2.1%
10
0.7%
3
81.3%
16
No answer6.5%
20
4.3%
21
5.6%
23
45.3%
64
Missing3905694781610104
Total 100%
310
100%
485
100%
412
   
1207

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Strongly agree16.4%
118
7.9%
24
4.2%
1
7.3%
12
12.1%
8
012.8%
163
Agree40.8%
293
39.1%
118
20.8%
5
24.2%
40
33.3%
22
037.5%
478
Neither agree nor disagree19.1%
137
31.1%
94
33.3%
8
24.8%
41
21.2%
14
023.0%
294
Disagree13.6%
98
11.6%
35
16.7%
4
24.2%
40
16.7%
11
014.7%
188
Strongly disagree2.2%
16
3.3%
10
16.7%
4
15.2%
25
9.1%
6
04.8%
61
Can't choose1.7%
12
2.0%
6
4.2%
1
2.4%
4
1.5%
1
01.9%
24
No answer6.3%
45
5.0%
15
4.2%
1
1.8%
3
6.1%
4
05.3%
68
Missing802377392338615414
Total 100%
719
100%
302
100%
24
100%
165
100%
66
   
1276

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh schoolAssociate/Junior collegeBachelor'sGraduateMissingTotal
Strongly agree16.7%
36
13.8%
91
8.9%
8
7.5%
16
12.4%
11
112.8%
162
Agree32.9%
71
42.4%
280
38.9%
35
31.5%
67
27.0%
24
137.6%
477
Neither agree nor disagree15.7%
34
21.6%
143
36.7%
33
29.6%
63
21.3%
19
223.0%
292
Disagree14.4%
31
12.3%
81
5.6%
5
21.1%
45
25.8%
23
314.6%
185
Strongly disagree4.6%
10
3.6%
24
3.3%
3
7.0%
15
10.1%
9
04.8%
61
Can't choose4.6%
10
1.8%
12
0.0%
0
0.5%
1
1.1%
1
01.9%
24
No answer11.1%
24
4.5%
30
6.7%
6
2.8%
6
2.2%
2
05.4%
68
Missing223840116222129154811
Total 100%
216
100%
661
100%
90
100%
213
100%
89
   
1269

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