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

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HYPERTEN

Now I would like to ask you some questions about general health conditions. Has a doctor, nurse, or other health professional ever told you that you had: A. Hypertension or high blood pressure?
  1) Yes
  2) No

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Yes 339 27.3% 27.3% -1.63
No 904 72.7% 100% .61

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-44 45-59 60-74 75 or older TOTAL
Yes 11.6%
24
18.2%
79
35.9%
155
47.1%
74
50.0%
5
27.2%
337
No 88.4%
183
81.8%
355
64.1%
277
52.9%
83
50.0%
5
72.8%
903
TOTAL 100.0%
207
100.0%
434
100.0%
432
100.0%
157
100.0%
10

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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 24.5%
103
31.8%
54
27.8%
35
27.7%
53
38.9%
21
25.9%
72
27.3%
338
No 75.5%
317
68.2%
116
72.2%
91
72.3%
138
61.1%
33
74.1%
206
72.7%
901
TOTAL 100.0%
420
100.0%
170
100.0%
126
100.0%
191
100.0%
54
100.0%
278

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Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Extremely liberal or liberal Slightly liberal Moderate Slightly conservative Conservative or extremely conservative TOTAL
Yes 24.4%
48
24.2%
37
31.5%
154
22.0%
37
28.3%
56
27.6%
332
No 75.6%
149
75.8%
116
68.5%
335
78.0%
131
71.7%
142
72.4%
873
TOTAL 100.0%
197
100.0%
153
100.0%
489
100.0%
168
100.0%
198

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Race (I-RACE)

White Black Other TOTAL
Yes 27.1%
248
37.6%
74
13.0%
17
27.3%
339
No 72.9%
667
62.4%
123
87.0%
114
72.7%
904
TOTAL 100.0%
915
100.0%
197
100.0%
131

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Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Catholic Jewish None Other TOTAL
Yes 33.4%
172
21.9%
68
35.3%
6
23.8%
65
22.0%
26
27.3%
337
No 66.6%
343
78.1%
243
64.7%
11
76.2%
208
78.0%
92
72.7%
897
TOTAL 100.0%
515
100.0%
311
100.0%
17
100.0%
273
100.0%
118

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Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 30.0%
182
24.7%
157
27.3%
339
No 70.0%
425
75.3%
479
72.7%
904
TOTAL 100.0%
607
100.0%
636

1243

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