Democratizing access to the best data on religion since 1997
DATA ARCHIVE
DATA ARCHIVE

Archive Navigation

Summary
Codebook
Downloads
View Question Bank

Cross Tabulation Tables:


Archive Categories


Sort the above Archive Category by:



Browse Alphabetically
Browse All Categories
Browse Newest Additions

File Summaries


Search Data Archive


Middletown Area Study, 1997 - Analysis

ENDBYDOC

ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS THAT ANSWERED 'AGREE' TO VAR 58 (ELDDETH), VAR 59 (BRAINDED) OR VAR 60 (COMADETH): When physicians have said that recovery is impossible, who, if anyone should have a right to end a dying person's life? Do you agree or disagree with the following statement -- If the dying person has no close relatives or family, physicians should have the right to choose to end the dying person's life.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Agree17956.1%56.1%-0.50
2) Disagree10532.9%89.0%-0.09
9) Don't know/not sure3511.0%100.0%2.79
Missing61
Total Unweighted N = 319





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Agree51.6%
79
60.2%
100
056.1%
179
Disagree35.9%
55
30.1%
50
032.9%
105
Don't know/not sure12.4%
19
9.6%
16
011.0%
35
Missing2338610
Total 100%
153
100%
166
   
319

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MarriedWidowedSeparated or divorcedNever been marriedMissingTotal
Agree55.9%
99
60.0%
15
63.4%
26
50.7%
38
156.0%
178
Disagree31.1%
55
20.0%
5
26.8%
11
45.3%
34
033.0%
105
Don't know/not sure13.0%
23
20.0%
5
9.8%
4
4.0%
3
011.0%
35
Missing401038620
Total 100%
177
100%
25
100%
41
100%
75
   
318

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh school graduateSome college/Trade schoolCollege graduateGraduate or Professional degreeMissingTotal
Agree76.7%
23
54.5%
67
60.0%
51
40.8%
20
58.1%
18
056.3%
179
Disagree13.3%
4
30.1%
37
36.5%
31
46.9%
23
32.3%
10
033.0%
105
Don't know/not sure10.0%
3
15.4%
19
3.5%
3
12.2%
6
9.7%
3
110.7%
34
Missing102512103621
Total 100%
30
100%
123
100%
85
100%
49
100%
31
   
318

Age (I-AGE)

 Under 2121-3435-4950-6465+MissingTotal
Agree65.2%
15
43.6%
34
50.0%
38
70.6%
60
56.1%
32
056.1%
179
Disagree34.8%
8
52.6%
41
28.9%
22
22.4%
19
26.3%
15
032.9%
105
Don't know/not sure0.0%
0
3.8%
3
21.1%
16
7.1%
6
17.5%
10
011.0%
35
Missing48191416610
Total 100%
23
100%
78
100%
76
100%
85
100%
57
   
319

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 CatholicProtestantChristianOtherNoneMissingTotal
Agree40.0%
14
59.7%
71
57.3%
47
47.6%
10
62.0%
31
656.4%
173
Disagree54.3%
19
26.1%
31
30.5%
25
52.4%
11
28.0%
14
532.6%
100
Don't know/not sure5.7%
2
14.3%
17
12.2%
10
0.0%
0
10.0%
5
111.1%
34
Missing4192636733
Total 100%
35
100%
119
100%
82
100%
21
100%
50
   
307

Our Sponsors

Our Affiliates

US RELIGION
WORLD RELIGION
DATA ARCHIVE
RESEARCH
TEACHING
CONGREGATIONS
ABOUT
© 2024 The Association of Religion Data Archives. All rights reserved.