Survey of Northern California Church Bodies, 1963

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There has always been a good deal of discussion among Christians about how people ought to act in their daily lives. It is not always clear what characteristics ought to be admired and which ones we should disapprove of. Below you will find a series of descriptions of ways in which people act; for each, would you decide how much you would admire or disapprove of a person who acted this way. -- Prefers to be with people like himself
  1) Admire him for it
  2) Think it was all right
  3) Be mildly disapproving of him
  4) Be highly disapproving of him

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Admire him for it 177 6.6% 6.6% -2.16
Think it was all right 2177 81% 87.6% -.16
Be mildly disapproving of him 274 10.2% 97.8% 1.83
Be highly disapproving of him 60 2.2% 100% 3.83

Variable Comparisons


Education (I-EDUCRCDE)

Some HS HS Degree Some Colle Coll Degr Post Grad TOTAL
Admire him for it 9.9%
37
5.5%
33
6.7%
57
5.9%
27
5.0%
19
6.5%
173
Think it was all right 71.1%
266
83.7%
498
81.5%
689
84.1%
382
82.9%
316
81.2%
2151
Be mildly disapproving of him 12.3%
46
9.1%
54
10.3%
87
9.3%
42
10.2%
39
10.1%
268
Be highly disapproving of him 6.7%
25
1.7%
10
1.4%
12
0.7%
3
1.8%
7
2.2%
57
TOTAL 100.0%
374
100.0%
595
100.0%
845
100.0%
454
100.0%
381

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Income categories (I-INCMRCDE)

$12K+ $10K+ $7K+ $5K+ $4K+ TOTAL
Admire him for it 5.3%
39
4.5%
19
6.4%
44
8.2%
35
10.9%
27
6.5%
164
Think it was all right 83.4%
615
88.5%
371
81.5%
563
78.1%
332
68.5%
170
81.4%
2051
Be mildly disapproving of him 10.0%
74
6.2%
26
10.4%
72
11.1%
47
16.1%
40
10.3%
259
Be highly disapproving of him 1.2%
9
0.7%
3
1.7%
12
2.6%
11
4.4%
11
1.8%
46
TOTAL 100.0%
737
100.0%
419
100.0%
691
100.0%
425
100.0%
248

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Denominational grouping (I-DENMSUMM)

Liberal Protestant (Congregational, Methodist, Episcopalian) Moderate Protestant (Disciples of Christ, Presbyterian, American Lutheran, American Baptist) Conservative Protestant (Missouri Lutheran, Southern Baptist, Sects) Roman Catholic Not Applicable TOTAL
Admire him for it 4.3%
40
6.1%
51
10.6%
43
8.3%
42
25.0%
1
6.6%
177
Think it was all right 83.8%
780
80.9%
677
76.9%
313
79.6%
405
50.0%
2
81.0%
2177
Be mildly disapproving of him 10.0%
93
11.4%
95
8.6%
35
10.0%
51
0.0%
0
10.2%
274
Be highly disapproving of him 1.9%
18
1.7%
14
3.9%
16
2.2%
11
25.0%
1
2.2%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
931
100.0%
837
100.0%
407
100.0%
509
100.0%
4

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Age (I-AGERECDE)

Age 39 and under Age 40-59 Age 60 and over TOTAL
Admire him for it 5.4%
61
6.9%
82
9.3%
34
6.6%
177
Think it was all right 84.7%
956
80.7%
963
70.5%
258
81.0%
2177
Be mildly disapproving of him 8.9%
100
10.5%
125
13.4%
49
10.2%
274
Be highly disapproving of him 1.1%
12
1.9%
23
6.8%
25
2.2%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
1129
100.0%
1193
100.0%
366

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Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Admire him for it 7.2%
71
6.2%
106
6.6%
177
Think it was all right 81.7%
805
80.6%
1371
81.0%
2176
Be mildly disapproving of him 9.3%
92
10.7%
182
10.2%
274
Be highly disapproving of him 1.7%
17
2.5%
43
2.2%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
985
100.0%
1702

2687

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