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Politics of Character Survey, 2000 - Analysis

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Now I am going to read a list of things that some people consider to be morally wrong. For each item, please select the response that best indicates how wrong you, personally, think it is when people engage in that behavior. F. Smoking marijuana (see note 1 on the ARDA summary page)
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated46541.2%41.2%-0.96
2) Wrong for all, but should be tolerated756.6%47.8%-0.48
3) Right for some, but not for me personally23420.7%68.5%0.01
4) Right for me, but not necessarily for others221.9%70.4%0.50
5) Right for all413.6%74.1%0.98
6) Not a moral issue29325.9%100.0%1.47
Missing73
Total Unweighted N = 1130





Age (I-AGE)

 18-29 years old30-44 years old45-59 years old60-74 years old75 years and olderMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated29.5%
59
35.3%
115
38.7%
127
58.8%
114
63.0%
46
441.1%
461
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated7.5%
15
5.5%
18
5.5%
18
8.2%
16
11.0%
8
06.7%
75
Right for some, but not for me personally26.5%
53
21.5%
70
22.6%
74
12.9%
25
15.1%
11
120.8%
233
Right for me, but not necessarily for others2.5%
5
2.1%
7
1.5%
5
1.5%
3
2.7%
2
02.0%
22
Right for all5.5%
11
6.7%
22
1.5%
5
1.0%
2
1.4%
1
03.7%
41
Not a moral issue28.5%
57
28.8%
94
30.2%
99
17.5%
34
6.8%
5
425.8%
289
Missing111225194822
Total 100%
200
100%
326
100%
328
100%
194
100%
73
   
1121

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolCompleted high schoolAssociate's degreeBachelor's degreeGraduate degreeMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated48.7%
37
46.6%
266
37.6%
38
35.8%
88
26.1%
35
141.1%
464
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated5.3%
4
6.3%
36
10.9%
11
6.1%
15
6.7%
9
06.6%
75
Right for some, but not for me personally22.4%
17
19.6%
112
17.8%
18
23.6%
58
21.6%
29
020.7%
234
Right for me, but not necessarily for others0.0%
0
2.3%
13
1.0%
1
2.4%
6
1.5%
2
02.0%
22
Right for all6.6%
5
3.7%
21
5.0%
5
2.8%
7
2.2%
3
03.6%
41
Not a moral issue17.1%
13
21.5%
123
27.7%
28
29.3%
72
41.8%
56
125.9%
292
Missing6442155751
Total 100%
76
100%
571
100%
101
100%
246
100%
134
   
1128

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated50.6%
253
34.3%
91
34.8%
8
15.5%
11
38.7%
98
441.5%
461
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated6.0%
30
7.9%
21
8.7%
2
4.2%
3
6.7%
17
26.6%
73
Right for some, but not for me personally19.4%
97
22.6%
60
13.0%
3
23.9%
17
20.9%
53
420.7%
230
Right for me, but not necessarily for others1.8%
9
1.1%
3
4.3%
1
0.0%
0
3.6%
9
02.0%
22
Right for all2.4%
12
4.9%
13
8.7%
2
8.5%
6
2.8%
7
13.6%
40
Not a moral issue19.8%
99
29.1%
77
30.4%
7
47.9%
34
27.3%
69
725.7%
286
Missing33192413912
Total 100%
500
100%
265
100%
23
100%
71
100%
253
   
1112

Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated35.1%
163
45.3%
301
141.1%
464
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated6.9%
32
6.3%
42
16.6%
74
Right for some, but not for me personally19.0%
88
22.0%
146
020.7%
234
Right for me, but not necessarily for others2.8%
13
1.4%
9
02.0%
22
Right for all5.4%
25
2.4%
16
03.6%
41
Not a moral issue30.8%
143
22.6%
150
026.0%
293
Missing1853752
Total 100%
464
100%
664
   
1128

Political party (I-PARTYID)

 DemocratIndependentRepublicanOther party memberMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated35.8%
128
37.0%
126
51.0%
179
25.0%
6
2640.9%
439
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated6.1%
22
7.0%
24
6.3%
22
4.2%
1
66.4%
69
Right for some, but not for me personally22.6%
81
21.1%
72
19.9%
70
8.3%
2
920.9%
225
Right for me, but not necessarily for others2.0%
7
2.1%
7
1.7%
6
8.3%
2
02.0%
22
Right for all3.4%
12
4.4%
15
3.1%
11
0.0%
0
33.5%
38
Not a moral issue30.2%
108
28.4%
97
17.9%
63
54.2%
13
1226.2%
281
Missing21301341295
Total 100%
358
100%
341
100%
351
100%
24
   
1074

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Wrong for all, and should not be legally tolerated38.7%
86
41.7%
130
49.1%
187
28.8%
62
041.2%
465
Wrong for all, but should be tolerated4.5%
10
8.0%
25
6.6%
25
7.0%
15
06.6%
75
Right for some, but not for me personally18.0%
40
20.8%
65
19.9%
76
24.7%
53
020.7%
234
Right for me, but not necessarily for others3.2%
7
1.9%
6
1.0%
4
2.3%
5
01.9%
22
Right for all3.6%
8
4.2%
13
2.6%
10
4.7%
10
03.6%
41
Not a moral issue32.0%
71
23.4%
73
20.7%
79
32.6%
70
025.9%
293
Missing2317266731
Total 100%
222
100%
312
100%
381
100%
215
   
1130

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