General Social Survey 2014 Cross-Section and Panel Combined - Instructional Dataset

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POLHITOK

Are there any situations you can imagine in which you would approve of a policeman striking an adult male citizen? [If 'Yes' or 'Don't know', ask POLABUSE-POLATTAK]
  1) Yes
  2) No

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Yes 1666 67.7% 67.7% -.69
No 795 32.3% 100% 1.45

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-44 45-59 60-74 75 or older TOTAL
Yes 62.5%
207
63.1%
433
71.0%
495
73.3%
381
64.6%
137
67.6%
1653
No 37.5%
124
36.9%
253
29.0%
202
26.7%
139
35.4%
75
32.4%
793
TOTAL 100.0%
331
100.0%
686
100.0%
697
100.0%
520
100.0%
212

2446


Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

Less than once a year Once a year Several times a year Once to three times a month Nearly every week Every week or more TOTAL
Yes 69.7%
583
71.7%
223
68.8%
170
61.4%
213
69.3%
79
65.9%
394
67.7%
1662
No 30.3%
254
28.3%
88
31.2%
77
38.6%
134
30.7%
35
34.1%
204
32.3%
792
TOTAL 100.0%
837
100.0%
311
100.0%
247
100.0%
347
100.0%
114
100.0%
598

2454


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Extremely liberal or liberal Slightly liberal Moderate Slightly conservative Conservative or extremely conservative TOTAL
Yes 70.4%
273
71.1%
192
62.7%
591
74.0%
242
73.4%
334
68.5%
1632
No 29.6%
115
28.9%
78
37.3%
351
26.0%
85
26.6%
121
31.5%
750
TOTAL 100.0%
388
100.0%
270
100.0%
942
100.0%
327
100.0%
455

2382


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Other TOTAL
Yes 74.7%
1394
47.1%
169
43.8%
103
67.7%
1666
No 25.3%
473
52.9%
190
56.2%
132
32.3%
795
TOTAL 100.0%
1867
100.0%
359
100.0%
235

2461


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Catholic Jewish None Other TOTAL
Yes 69.7%
776
59.4%
342
88.9%
40
71.9%
360
65.3%
139
67.7%
1657
No 30.3%
338
40.6%
234
11.1%
5
28.1%
141
34.7%
74
32.3%
792
TOTAL 100.0%
1114
100.0%
576
100.0%
45
100.0%
501
100.0%
213

2449


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 74.1%
822
62.5%
844
67.7%
1666
No 25.9%
288
37.5%
507
32.3%
795
TOTAL 100.0%
1110
100.0%
1351

2461

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