A Study of the North American Hispanic Adventist Church - Adult Survey, 1994

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MENSROLE

What is your understanding of the role that men and women should have in the home?
  1) The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things.
  2) The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making.
  3) The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making.
  4) Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making.

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 69 3.4% 3.4% -3.2
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 128 6.3% 9.7% -1.88
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 705 34.7% 44.4% -.56
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 1131 55.6% 100% .76

Variable Comparisons


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 4.4%
38
2.4%
26
3.3%
64
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 6.9%
60
5.8%
63
6.3%
123
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 38.1%
331
32.7%
352
35.1%
683
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 50.6%
439
59.1%
637
55.3%
1076
TOTAL 100.0%
868
100.0%
1078

1946


Education (I-EDUCATN)

H.S. Some coll. Coll. grad Grad Schl. TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 7.3%
29
2.9%
16
1.2%
5
0.4%
1
1.2%
1
3.0%
52
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 5.8%
23
9.5%
53
3.6%
15
6.2%
16
1.2%
1
6.3%
108
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 24.5%
97
34.2%
191
40.6%
171
41.9%
108
53.0%
44
35.6%
611
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 62.4%
247
53.5%
299
54.6%
230
51.6%
133
44.6%
37
55.1%
946
TOTAL 100.0%
396
100.0%
559
100.0%
421
100.0%
258
100.0%
83

1717


Race/Ethnicity (I-ETHNICTY)

Mexican Latino-Am Cubn/Domn Puerto Rcn Other TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 3.8%
23
2.1%
7
4.4%
10
3.2%
6
3.4%
19
3.4%
65
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 5.6%
34
6.3%
21
4.9%
11
4.8%
9
8.1%
46
6.3%
121
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 32.7%
197
33.0%
110
42.9%
97
32.4%
61
36.0%
204
34.9%
669
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 57.8%
348
58.6%
195
47.8%
108
59.6%
112
52.6%
298
55.4%
1061
TOTAL 100.0%
602
100.0%
333
100.0%
226
100.0%
188
100.0%
567

1916


Age (I-AGE)

29 & under 30-37 38-45 46-57 58 & over TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 2.2%
11
2.0%
11
4.1%
18
4.1%
14
6.6%
12
3.3%
66
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 6.5%
32
6.8%
38
6.1%
27
5.6%
19
6.6%
12
6.4%
128
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 34.9%
173
38.8%
216
34.5%
152
32.0%
109
28.0%
51
34.8%
701
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 56.4%
279
52.3%
291
55.2%
243
58.4%
199
58.8%
107
55.6%
1119
TOTAL 100.0%
495
100.0%
556
100.0%
440
100.0%
341
100.0%
182

2014


Household income (I-INCOME)

< 10K 10K-24,999 25K-49,999 50K & over TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 6.3%
29
3.3%
25
0.8%
4
0.7%
1
3.1%
59
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 7.0%
32
7.2%
55
4.6%
23
3.9%
6
6.2%
116
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 29.6%
136
33.3%
255
42.6%
215
39.9%
61
35.4%
667
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 57.2%
263
56.2%
430
52.1%
263
55.6%
85
55.3%
1041
TOTAL 100.0%
460
100.0%
765
100.0%
505
100.0%
153

1883


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Div/Sep. Widowed Never marr Comm.relat TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 3.1%
40
3.4%
12
6.1%
5
3.5%
8
5.6%
1
3.3%
66
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 6.2%
81
6.4%
23
7.3%
6
6.6%
15
0.0%
0
6.3%
125
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 35.7%
465
34.4%
123
32.9%
27
32.2%
73
22.2%
4
34.8%
692
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 55.1%
718
55.9%
200
53.7%
44
57.7%
131
72.2%
13
55.6%
1106
TOTAL 100.0%
1304
100.0%
358
100.0%
82
100.0%
227
100.0%
18

1989


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent Don't have a political affiliation TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 2.7%
7
3.8%
16
2.8%
2
3.3%
38
3.3%
63
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 3.5%
9
6.4%
27
5.6%
4
6.9%
80
6.3%
120
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 37.6%
96
36.0%
151
36.1%
26
34.3%
398
35.1%
671
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 56.1%
143
53.8%
226
55.6%
40
55.6%
646
55.3%
1055
TOTAL 100.0%
255
100.0%
420
100.0%
72
100.0%
1162

1909


Political ideology (I-POLORIEN)

Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't have a political orientation TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 1.6%
7
2.8%
10
4.0%
4
4.0%
41
3.3%
62
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 5.8%
25
3.1%
11
8.9%
9
7.2%
73
6.2%
118
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 42.9%
184
37.6%
135
26.7%
27
32.2%
328
35.3%
674
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 49.7%
213
56.5%
203
60.4%
61
56.6%
576
55.2%
1053
TOTAL 100.0%
429
100.0%
359
100.0%
101
100.0%
1018

1907


Language of interview (I-LANGUAGE)

Only Spanish Spanish better than English Both equally English better than Spanish Only English TOTAL
The role of the man is to be the head of the house and the woman is to obey the man in all things. 8.1%
42
1.7%
14
1.6%
7
1.7%
3
0.0%
0
3.3%
66
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in some decision making. 7.5%
39
6.3%
52
4.4%
20
6.7%
12
11.8%
2
6.3%
125
The man is the head of the house and the woman has a voice in all decision making. 24.0%
125
38.6%
320
36.2%
163
41.6%
74
64.7%
11
34.7%
693
Men and women are equal and share equally in all decision-making. 60.5%
315
53.5%
444
57.8%
260
50.0%
89
23.5%
4
55.7%
1112
TOTAL 100.0%
521
100.0%
830
100.0%
450
100.0%
178
100.0%
17

1996

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