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Middletown Area Study (Autumn), 1981 - Analysis

MINPOL

Now I would like to ask you about your beliefs and values. For each of the following questions please indicate how much you agree or disagree with it. -- One's minister (priest, or rabbi) should come out in support of a presidential candidate.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Strongly agree72.5%2.5%-2.42
2) Somewhat agree5318.9%21.4%-1.39
3) Uncertain8329.5%50.9%-0.36
4) Somewhat disagree11239.9%90.7%0.68
5) Strongly disagree269.3%100.0%1.71





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Strongly agree2.7%
3
2.4%
4
02.5%
7
Somewhat agree17.1%
19
20.4%
34
019.1%
53
Uncertain27.9%
31
30.5%
51
129.5%
82
Somewhat disagree37.8%
42
41.3%
69
139.9%
111
Strongly disagree14.4%
16
5.4%
9
19.0%
25
Missing0030
Total 100%
111
100%
167
   
278

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 CatholicProtestantJewish or otherNo religious preferenceMissingTotal
Strongly agree0.0%
0
2.4%
5
6.7%
1
0.0%
0
12.1%
6
Somewhat agree11.5%
3
19.2%
40
20.0%
3
22.6%
7
018.9%
53
Uncertain30.8%
8
29.3%
61
26.7%
4
32.3%
10
029.6%
83
Somewhat disagree38.5%
10
42.3%
88
33.3%
5
29.0%
9
040.0%
112
Strongly disagree19.2%
5
6.7%
14
13.3%
2
16.1%
5
09.3%
26
Missing000010
Total 100%
26
100%
208
100%
15
100%
31
   
280

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 Married or living partnersDivorced or separatedWidowedNever marriedMissingTotal
Strongly agree1.7%
3
3.3%
1
7.7%
3
0.0%
0
02.5%
7
Somewhat agree18.4%
32
13.3%
4
20.5%
8
23.7%
9
018.9%
53
Uncertain28.7%
50
43.3%
13
25.6%
10
26.3%
10
029.5%
83
Somewhat disagree41.4%
72
36.7%
11
43.6%
17
31.6%
12
039.9%
112
Strongly disagree9.8%
17
3.3%
1
2.6%
1
18.4%
7
09.3%
26
Missing000000
Total 100%
174
100%
30
100%
39
100%
38
   
281

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than High SchoolHigh School graduateSome collegeCollege graduatePost graduate/professionalMissingTotal
Strongly agree4.9%
4
1.8%
2
1.9%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
02.5%
7
Somewhat agree28.0%
23
14.5%
16
13.0%
7
21.1%
4
18.8%
3
018.9%
53
Uncertain34.1%
28
30.0%
33
31.5%
17
15.8%
3
12.5%
2
029.5%
83
Somewhat disagree28.0%
23
47.3%
52
42.6%
23
31.6%
6
50.0%
8
039.9%
112
Strongly disagree4.9%
4
6.4%
7
11.1%
6
31.6%
6
18.8%
3
09.3%
26
Missing0000000
Total 100%
82
100%
110
100%
54
100%
19
100%
16
   
281

Age (I-AGE)

 Age 18-30Age 31-45Age 46-55Age 56-65Age 65+MissingTotal
Strongly agree0.0%
0
1.3%
1
2.5%
1
0.0%
0
8.9%
5
02.5%
7
Somewhat agree15.9%
11
21.5%
17
15.0%
6
30.3%
10
16.1%
9
019.1%
53
Uncertain36.2%
25
31.6%
25
20.0%
8
15.2%
5
33.9%
19
129.6%
82
Somewhat disagree39.1%
27
36.7%
29
42.5%
17
45.5%
15
37.5%
21
339.4%
109
Strongly disagree8.7%
6
8.9%
7
20.0%
8
9.1%
3
3.6%
2
09.4%
26
Missing0000040
Total 100%
69
100%
79
100%
40
100%
33
100%
56
   
277

Household income (I-INCOME)

 Less than $10,000$10,001-$15,000$15,001-$25,000$25,001-$50,000$50,001 and upMissingTotal
Strongly agree4.7%
4
3.6%
2
1.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
02.6%
7
Somewhat agree29.4%
25
16.1%
9
13.1%
11
5.6%
2
22.2%
2
418.1%
49
Uncertain27.1%
23
30.4%
17
32.1%
27
27.8%
10
22.2%
2
429.3%
79
Somewhat disagree32.9%
28
46.4%
26
44.0%
37
47.2%
17
11.1%
1
340.4%
109
Strongly disagree5.9%
5
3.6%
2
9.5%
8
19.4%
7
44.4%
4
09.6%
26
Missing00000110
Total 100%
85
100%
56
100%
84
100%
36
100%
9
   
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