Harris 1969 New York City Racial and Religious Survey, No. 1925, Non-Jewish-White

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Observed gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male27253.3
2) Female23846.7
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
2) Are you a member of a labor union or is any member of your family a member of a labor union?-Self is a member. (UNIONSLF)
TOTAL%
0) No31261.1
1) Yes19938.9
TOTAL511100.0
3) Are you a member of a labor union or is any member of your family a member of a labor union?- Other is a member. (UNINFAM)
TOTAL%
0) No47593.0
1) Yes367.0
TOTAL511100.0
4) Are you a member of a labor union or is any member of your family a member of a labor union?- No one is a member. (UNIONNO)
TOTAL%
0) No24447.7
1) Yes26752.3
TOTAL511100.0
5) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED SELF IS A MEMBER OF A UNION: What union is that?-AFL-CIO (AFLCIO)
TOTAL%
0) No7537.7
1) Yes12462.3
Missing312 
TOTAL199100.0
6) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED SELF IS A MEMBER OF A UNION: What union is that?-Teamsters (TEAMSTRS)
TOTAL%
0) No16984.9
1) Yes3015.1
Missing312 
TOTAL199100.0
7) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED SELF IS A MEMBER OF A UNION: What union is that?-Other specify (UNINOTHR)
TOTAL%
0) No16984.9
1) Yes3015.1
Missing312 
TOTAL199100.0
8) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - U.S.A. (GPCTRYUS)
TOTAL%
0) No37593.1
1) Yes286.9
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
9) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - French Canadian (GPCTRYFC)
TOTAL%
0) No40299.8
1) Yes10.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
10) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Other Canadian (GPCTRYOC)
TOTAL%
0) No40099.3
1) Yes30.7
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
11) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Puerto Rico (GPCTRYPR)
TOTAL%
0) No27568.2
1) Yes12831.8
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
12) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Other Latin America (GPCTRYLA)
TOTAL%
0) No38094.3
1) Yes235.7
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
13) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Ireland (GPCTRYIR)
TOTAL%
0) No35788.6
1) Yes4611.4
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
14) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - England or Scotland (GPCTRYED)
TOTAL%
0) No38194.5
1) Yes225.5
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
15) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Scandinavia (GPCTRYSV)
TOTAL%
0) No39197.0
1) Yes123.0
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
16) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Germany (GPCTRYGR)
TOTAL%
0) No37893.8
1) Yes256.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
17) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - France (GPCTRYFR)
TOTAL%
0) No39898.8
1) Yes51.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
18) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Italy (GPCTRYIT)
TOTAL%
0) No29773.7
1) Yes10626.3
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
19) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Portugal (GPCTRYPT)
TOTAL%
0) No403100.0
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
20) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Spain (GPCTRYSP)
TOTAL%
0) No39898.8
1) Yes51.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
21) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Other Western Europe (Specify) (GPCTRYOW)
TOTAL%
0) No39197.0
1) Yes123.0
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
22) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Austria or Hungary (GPCTRYAU)
TOTAL%
0) No38695.8
1) Yes174.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
23) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Poland (GPCTRYPL)
TOTAL%
0) No37994.0
1) Yes246.0
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
24) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Russia (GPCTRYRS)
TOTAL%
0) No39497.8
1) Yes92.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
25) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Other Eastern Europe (Specify) (GPCTRYOE)
TOTAL%
0) No39197.0
1) Yes123.0
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
26) What country or countries were your grandparents born in? - Other (Specify) (GPCTRYOT)
TOTAL%
0) No39497.8
1) Yes92.2
Missing108 
TOTAL403100.0
27) As you know, some things change a lot with time and other things remain the way they always were. I'd like to ask you about some things that people talk about all the time. Compared with 10 years ago, is it your impression that the federal government is changing a lot, some but not a lot, or hardly at all? (GVTCHG10)
TOTAL%
1) Changing a lot20642.2
2) Some but not a lot14930.5
3) Hardly at all7615.6
4) Not sure5711.7
Missing23 
TOTAL488100.0
28) Compared to five years ago, would you say the way most people feel about religion in this country is changing a lot, some but not a lot, or hardly at all? (RELGCHNG)
TOTAL%
1) Changing a lot23848.8
2) Some but not a lot11824.2
3) Hardly at all7916.2
4) Not sure5310.9
Missing23 
TOTAL488100.0
29) What is your religion? (RELGION)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant9118.2
2) Roman Catholic36773.4
4) Other (specify204.0
5) None224.4
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
30) ASKED OF THOSE WHO CLASSIFIED THEIR RELIGION AS NONE: When you were growing up, what was the religion in your household? (RELGHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant1216.0
2) Roman Catholic5674.7
4) Other (specify)56.7
5) None22.7
Missing436 
TOTAL75100.0
31) Race or Ethnic Group (Record- Do not ask) (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White33670.7
2) Negro10.2
3) Puerto Rican13027.4
4) Other (specify)81.7
Missing36 
TOTAL475100.0
32) In the past few years, do you think relations between Jews and Negroes in New York City have grown worse, better, or about the same as they were? (RACEREL)
TOTAL%
1) Worse21141.4
2) Better5210.2
3) About same14127.6
4) Not sure10620.8
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
33) Here in New York City, do you feel that Negroes have tried to move too fast, too slow, or at about the right pace? (NYCBLCK)
TOTAL%
1) Too fast24247.7
2) Too slow499.7
3) About right14628.8
4) Not sure7013.8
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
34) In general, do you feel Negroes in New York City are discriminated against or not? (NYBLKDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against27153.6
2) Not discriminated against18236.0
3) Not sure5310.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
35) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting a quality education in public schools. (EDCDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against14628.7
2) Not discriminated against28055.0
3) Not sure8316.3
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
36) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting decent housing. (HSEDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against26151.4
2) Not discriminated against17233.9
3) Not sure7514.8
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
37) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting manual-labor jobs. (MJBDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against11121.9
2) Not discriminated against31562.3
3) Not sure8015.8
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
38) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting skilled-labor jobs. (SJBDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against20340.0
2) Not discriminated against21642.6
3) Not sure8817.4
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
39) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting white-collar office jobs. (WCLDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against18536.6
2) Not discriminated against23646.6
3) Not sure8516.8
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
40) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in renting apartments in mixed or white neighborhoods. (APTDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against27554.1
2) Not discriminated against15129.7
3) Not sure8216.1
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
41) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in getting into labor unions. (UNSDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against15731.0
2) Not discriminated against20740.8
3) Not sure14328.2
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
42) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in the prices they pay in grocery stores. (GRCDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against14528.6
2) Not discriminated against23746.7
3) Not sure12524.7
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
43) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in the rent they pay. (RNTDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against16032.3
2) Not discriminated against22345.0
3) Not sure11322.8
Missing15 
TOTAL496100.0
44) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in the wages they are paid. (WGEDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against13827.4
2) Not discriminated against26753.1
3) Not sure9819.5
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
45) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in the way they are treated by the police. (PLCDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against12825.2
2) Not discriminated against28155.4
3) Not sure9819.3
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
46) Let me ask you about some specific areas of life in New York City. Tell me for each if you think Negroes are discriminated against or not here in New York in the way their children are treated by white teachers. (CHLDISBK)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against7715.2
2) Not discriminated against29558.3
3) Not sure13426.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
47) Do you think most Negroes want to become integrated into white society or do you think they would rather establish their own separate black society? (BLKINTGR)
TOTAL%
1) Want integration26953.3
2) Want black society13226.1
3) Not sure10420.6
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
48) Do you think blacks in New York City are justified in their demands or not? (BLKJSTFY)
TOTAL%
1) Are justified in demands18135.8
2) Not justified11622.9
3) Depends (vol.)17634.8
4) Not sure336.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
49) Some Negro leaders have said that Negroes can only succeed in winning rights if they use nonviolent means to demonstrate. Others disagree. Do you personally feel Negroes today can win their rights without resorting to violence or do you think it will have to be an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth? (VIOLENCE)
TOTAL%
1) Can win without violence38074.7
2) Will have to use violence5911.6
3) Not sure7013.8
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
50) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to achieve full equality or not? (WNTEQLTY)
TOTAL%
1) Want41081.0
2) Don't want448.7
3) Not sure5210.3
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
51) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to achieve complete integration with whites or not? (WNTINTGR)
TOTAL%
1) Want30359.9
2) Don't want10520.8
3) Not sure9819.4
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
52) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to have separate but equal rights or not? (WNTERGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Want18636.9
2) Don't want16632.9
3) Not sure15230.2
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
53) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to find their own identity as blacks or not? (WNTIDNTY)
TOTAL%
1) Want37173.2
2) Don't want438.5
3) Not sure9318.3
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
54) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to get more than they are entitled to or not? (WNTENTLE)
TOTAL%
1) Want17334.4
2) Don't want21041.7
3) Not sure12023.9
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
55) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to keep pressure on whites or not? (WNTPRSRE)
TOTAL%
1) Want26853.0
2) Don't want12925.5
3) Not sure10921.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
56) What do you think Negroes want here in New York? Do you think most Negroes want to tear down white society or not? (FALLSCTY)
TOTAL%
1) Want15530.6
2) Don't want22344.1
3) Not sure12825.3
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
57) Do you think the black militants represent what most black people want or do you think most blacks don't really go along with the black militants? (BLKMILT)
TOTAL%
1) Black militants represent most5210.3
2) Most not with black militants34067.1
3) Not sure11522.7
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
58) Do you personally want Negroes to become integrated into white society or would you rather they establish their own separate black society? (SOCINTGR)
TOTAL%
1) Integrated31161.2
2) Separate10019.7
3) Not sure9719.1
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
59) How do you personally feel about the idea of people of Italian, or German, or Irish, or Puerto Rican backgrounds, etc., each building and controlling their own community? Do you agree with the idea very much, do you agree a little, or disagree a little, or disagree very much with the idea? (SEGCOMTY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree very much5811.4
2) Agree a little499.6
3) Disagree a little509.8
4) Disagree very much27253.4
5) Not sure8015.7
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
60) As far as your own personal feelings go would you be personally concerned or not if a black person sat down next to you at a lunch counter? (CRNBKLNH)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned40.8
2) Not concerned49196.5
3) No sure142.8
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
61) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if a black person sat down next to you in a movie theater? (CRNBKSAT)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned81.6
2) Not concerned47793.7
3) No sure244.7
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
62) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if a black person used the same public restroom as you? (CRNBKRST)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned102.0
2) Not concerned48195.1
3) No sure153.0
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
63) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if a black family moved in next door to you? (CRNBKMVE)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned9919.5
2) Not concerned36471.8
3) No sure448.7
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
64) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if you were walking along the street and a black person crossed over and began walking toward you? (CRNBKWLK)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned5711.3
2) Not concerned40079.2
3) No sure489.5
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
65) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if your child brought a black child home to have supper? (CRNBKCHD)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned8516.8
2) Not concerned37073.0
3) No sure5210.3
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
66) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if your teenage daughter dated a black? (CRNBKDTE)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned28656.5
2) Not concerned17534.6
3) No sure458.9
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
67) As far as your own personal feelings go, would you be personally concerned or not if a close friend or relative married a black? (CRNBKMRD)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned22243.6
2) Not concerned22744.6
3) No sure6011.8
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
68) Would it upset you a lot, some but not a lot, or not at all if (more) Negroes moved into this neighborhood? (UPSTNGHB)
TOTAL%
1) A lot9919.5
2) Some not a lot10320.3
3) Not at all27253.6
4) Not sure336.5
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
69) Would it upset you a lot, some but not a lot, or not at all if the Board of Education decided to bus black children into your neighborhood schools? (UPSTEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) A lot11823.2
2) Some not a lot7314.4
3) Not at all27253.5
4) Not sure458.9
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
70) Would it upset you a lot, some but not a lot, or not at all if a law were passed giving blacks a preference over whites in certain jobs? (UPSTPJOB)
TOTAL%
1) A lot29057.3
2) Some not a lot7314.4
3) Not at all11222.1
4) Not sure316.1
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
71) Would it upset you a lot, some but not a lot, or not at all if the city decided to increase the amount of money given to black people on welfare? (UPSTWLFR)
TOTAL%
1) A lot24047.2
2) Some not a lot8216.1
3) Not at all14829.1
4) Not sure397.7
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
72) Would it upset you a lot, some but not a lot, or not at all if the Board of Education decided to bus white children from your neighborhood into schools in black neighborhoods? (UPSTWBUS)
TOTAL%
1) A lot23446.0
2) Some not a lot5210.2
3) Not at all18736.7
4) Not sure367.1
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
73) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes tend to have less ambition than whites. (BLKAMBTN)
TOTAL%
1) Agree16031.4
2) Disagree26752.5
3) Not sure8216.1
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
74) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes care less for the family than whites. (BLKFAMLY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree9719.1
2) Disagree32062.9
3) Not sure9218.1
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
75) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes keep untidy homes. (BLKCLNHM)
TOTAL%
1) Agree8416.6
2) Disagree28155.4
3) Not sure14228.0
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
76) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes have looser morals than whites. (BLKMORAL)
TOTAL%
1) Agree14528.4
2) Disagree25950.8
3) Not sure10620.8
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
77) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes smell different. (BLKSMELL)
TOTAL%
1) Agree8015.8
2) Disagree33466.1
3) Not sure9118.0
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
78) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes breed more crime. (BLKCRIME)
TOTAL%
1) Agree16132.0
2) Disagree22845.3
3) Not sure11422.7
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
79) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes have less native intelligence than white people. (BLKSMART)
TOTAL%
1) Agree6713.3
2) Disagree34267.9
3) Not sure9518.8
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
80) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes want to live off the handout. (BLKHNDO)
TOTAL%
1) Agree8917.7
2) Disagree30861.1
3) Not sure10721.2
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
81) Now let me ask you some questions about Negroes as people. Leaving aside the whole question of laws or civil rights, I'd like to know how you feel as an individual. Do you personally tend to agree or disagree with these statements: Negroes just like to stir up trouble. (BLKTRBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Agree7214.2
2) Disagree32764.6
3) Not sure10721.1
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
82) In New York City, do you think the police often engage in police brutality against Negroes, tend to treat them too leniently, or are fair the way they treat Negroes? (NYPLCBRT)
TOTAL%
1) Engage in police brutality11021.6
2) Too lenient9218.0
3) Are fair20139.4
4) Not sure10721.0
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
83) Compared to a year ago, are you personally more worried about violence and safety on the streets, less worried, or do you feel the same as you did then? (VLENCEST)
TOTAL%
1) More worried31361.4
2) Less worried305.9
3) Feel the same15931.2
4) Not sure81.6
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
84) Does the fear of racial violence make you feel personally more uneasy on the streets or not? (FEARRVLC)
TOTAL%
1) Makes me feel uneasy34166.9
2) Doesn't make me feel uneasy14227.8
3) Not sure275.3
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
85) If a crime were committed against you, do you think it would more likely be a Negro or a white who would commit the crime? (WHOCMTCR)
TOTAL%
1) Negro8817.5
2) White204.0
3) Depends (vol.)10721.3
4) No difference (vol.)19138.0
5) Not sure9719.3
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
86) Let me ask you some questions about your own life. Do you feel that the pressures and tensions of living in New York City have increased for you personally or not, lately? (PRSLVGNY)
TOTAL%
1) Increased30159.1
2) Not increased16833.0
3) Not sure407.9
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
87) As far as your own (head of household's) job is concerned, do you feel you have done (he has done) very well, pretty well, not so well, or not well at all? (JOBOUTCM)
TOTAL%
1) Very well11823.2
2) Pretty well30058.9
3) Not so well6412.6
4) Not well at all142.8
5) Not sure132.6
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
88) Do you see your neighborhood now as an excellent place to live, a pretty good place, only a fair place, or a poor place to live? (NGHBORHD)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent8015.7
2) Pretty good23145.3
3) Only fair13927.3
4) Poor5410.6
5) Not sure61.2
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
89) As far as your own neighborhood goes, compared to a few years ago, do you feel it is going down as a place to live, getting better, or do you feel it is staying as it was? (NGHBSTAS)
TOTAL%
1) Going down15129.6
2) Getting better6312.4
3) Staying as was25750.4
4) Not sure397.6
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
90) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: Going out on the street at night. (GNGOTNGT)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem18937.1
2) Little problem9318.2
3) No problem22043.1
4) Not sure81.6
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
91) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: Getting a good education for the children. (CHLDEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem15630.6
2) Little problem5410.6
3) No problem25449.9
4) Not sure458.8
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
92) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: Getting ahead on the job. (JOBGTAHD)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem7314.6
2) Little problem6412.8
3) No problem32765.5
4) Not sure357.0
Missing12 
TOTAL499100.0
93) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: How much you pay in taxes. (PAYTAXES)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem26452.2
2) Little problem6212.3
3) No problem15731.0
4) Not sure234.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
94) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: having kids grow up in a decent, moral atmosphere (MORALATM)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem15230.0
2) Little problem7114.0
3) No problem24949.2
4) Not sure346.7
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
95) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: feeling like you are respected (RESPCTED)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem479.3
2) Little problem458.9
3) No problem39377.8
4) Not sure204.0
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
96) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: feeling goodwill from people around here (GOODWILL)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem305.9
2) Little problem5210.3
3) No problem40479.8
4) Not sure204.0
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
97) Now let me ask you about a number of different things people say are problems they face. For each, tell me if that is a big problem for you, a little problem, or no problem at all as far as you personally are concerned: Feeling you're represented in the city government. (REPGOVT)
TOTAL%
1) Big problem13125.7
2) Little problem8316.3
3) No problem23445.9
4) Not sure6212.2
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
98) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED GOING OUT ON THE STREET AT NIGHT IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (going out on the street at night) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBST)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused18364.2
2) Not caused7426.0
3) Not sure289.8
Missing226 
TOTAL285100.0
99) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED GETTING A GOOD EDUCATION FOR THE CHILDREN IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (getting a good education for the children) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBED)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused9142.9
2) Not caused9544.8
3) Not sure2612.3
Missing299 
TOTAL212100.0
100) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED GETTING AHEAD ON THE JOB IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (getting ahead on the job) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBJB)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused2517.5
2) Not caused9767.8
3) Not sure2114.7
Missing368 
TOTAL143100.0
101) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED HOW MUCH YOU PAY IN TAXES IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (how much you pay in taxes) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBTX)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused9930.7
2) Not caused17654.7
3) Not sure4714.6
Missing189 
TOTAL322100.0
102) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED HAVING KIDS GROW UP IN A DECENT MORAL ATMOSPHERE IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (going out on the street at night) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBMR)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused7231.6
2) Not caused11952.2
3) Not sure3716.2
Missing283 
TOTAL228100.0
103) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED FEELING LIKE YOU ARE REPSPECTED IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (feeling like you are respected) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSPRBRPT)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused2422.4
2) Not caused7368.2
3) Not sure109.3
Missing404 
TOTAL107100.0
104) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED FEELING GOODWILL FROM PEOPLE AROUND HERE IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (feeling good will from people around here) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBGW)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused2123.1
2) Not caused5560.4
3) Not sure1516.5
Missing420 
TOTAL91100.0
105) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED FEELING YOU'RE REPRESENTED IN THE CITY GOVERNMENT IS A BIG PROBLEM OR A LITTLE PROBLEM: Do you feel this problem (feeling you're represented in the city government) is partly caused, or not, by so much going on about black people getting ahead and all the racial tensions there are? (CSEPRBGT)
TOTAL%
1) Partly caused5424.8
2) Not caused12456.9
3) Not sure4018.3
Missing293 
TOTAL218100.0
106) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Everybody is so concerned these days with pleasing the blacks that little attention is paid to white people's problems. (WHTEPROB)
TOTAL%
1) Agree18736.9
2) Disagree23646.5
3) Not sure8416.6
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
107) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The rich get richer, and the poor get poorer. (POORRICH)
TOTAL%
1) Agree32965.3
2) Disagree11021.8
3) Not sure6512.9
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
108) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: I feel left out of things. (LEFTOUT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree12625.0
2) Disagree33165.5
3) Not sure489.5
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
109) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: What I think doesn't count very much. (THINKCT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree19237.9
2) Disagree26251.8
3) Not sure5210.3
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
110) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: People running this city don't care what happens to people like me. (CITYCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Agree23245.9
2) Disagree19739.0
3) Not sure7615.0
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
111) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Important things in the city don't affect my life. (IMPTCITY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree6011.9
2) Disagree39678.6
3) Not sure489.5
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
112) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Few people understand how it is to live like I live. (UNDSTLVE)
TOTAL%
1) Agree10320.7
2) Disagree31863.9
3) Not sure7715.5
Missing13 
TOTAL498100.0
113) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: People who have the power are out to take advantage of you. (ADVNTGME)
TOTAL%
1) Agree18136.0
2) Disagree23947.5
3) Not sure8316.5
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
114) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: When you try to be nice to people in other groups than your own, you get no thanks for it. (NICETHNK)
TOTAL%
1) Agree11723.1
2) Disagree31161.5
3) Not sure7815.4
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
115) Let me read you some statements and for each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Jews have the power in the city - and they look out for their own. (JEWPOWER)
TOTAL%
1) Agree14127.8
2) Disagree28255.5
3) Not sure8516.7
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
116) Now let me ask you about the teachers' strike in New York last fall. In general, who do you feel was more right - the teachers union or the local Ocean Hill-Brownsville governing board? (TCHRSTRK)
TOTAL%
1) Teachers union19338.0
2) Local governing body6312.4
3) Neither (vol)7013.8
4) Both (vol)295.7
5) Not sure15330.1
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
117) Generally, do you feel the community has too much influence in the running of the schools in this neighborhood, too little influence, or just about the right amount of influence in the running of the schools in this neighborhood? (RUNSCHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Too much influence336.5
2) Too little influence12524.6
3) Right amount of influence12424.4
4) Not sure22644.5
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
118) In general, are you in favor of or opposed to school decentralization? (SCHLDCNT)
TOTAL%
1) Favor14829.1
2) Oppose13225.9
3) Depends (vol)479.2
4) Not sure18235.8
Missing2 
TOTAL509100.0
119) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The Negroes in Ocean Hill-Brownsville were unfair in the way they treated the teachers. (STRKTCHR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree24348.0
2) Disagree9017.8
3) Not sure17334.2
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
120) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The Negroes wanted to see their kids get a better education. (BTTREDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Agree32764.8
2) Disagree5310.5
3) Not sure12524.8
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
121) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The teachers union had to protect the jobs and rights of its members. (PRTCTJOB)
TOTAL%
1) Agree35571.0
2) Disagree336.6
3) Not sure11222.4
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
122) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Black militants - both teachers and parents - were preaching anti-Semitism. (BLCKMILT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree16232.2
2) Disagree10019.9
3) Not sure24147.9
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
123) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The teachers union spread stories of black anti-Semitism to get support in the Jewish community. (UNINRMRS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree6212.4
2) Disagree16833.5
3) Not sure27154.1
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
124) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: It is so important to have the community running the local school system that it is even worth setting back the children's education temporarily to get this control. (CMNTYRUN)
TOTAL%
1) Agree5911.9
2) Disagree28256.9
3) Not sure15531.3
Missing15 
TOTAL496100.0
125) Let me read you some statements about the teachers' strike. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The Jews and the blacks got into hot water because they were both just grabbing for power. (POWERRCE)
TOTAL%
1) Agree6518.0
2) Disagree18150.0
3) Not sure11632.0
Missing149 
TOTAL362100.0
126) If you had a choice, would you rather have your child (children) taught mostly by Negro teachers, mostly white teachers or doesn't it make any difference to you one way or the other? (RACETECH)
TOTAL%
1) Negro51.0
2) White5811.5
3) No difference40780.4
4) Not sure367.1
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
127) And if you had a choice among white teachers, would you rather have your child taught mostly by Catholic teachers, mostly by Jewish teachers, mostly by Protestant teachers, or doesn't it make any difference? (RELGTECH)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic8216.2
2) Jewish30.6
3) Protestant30.6
4) Makes no difference39177.4
5) Not sure265.1
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
128) What percentage of the teachers in the New York public schools do you think are Jewish? (JEWTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) 1%-25%102.0
2) 26%-50%7414.7
3) 51%-75%14027.9
4) 76%-100%418.2
5) Not sure23747.2
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
129) What percentage of teachers do you feel should be Jewish? (JEWTCHPT)
TOTAL%
1) 1%-25%347.0
2) 26%-50%7415.3
3) 51%-75%234.8
4) 76%-100%40.8
5) Not sure34872.0
Missing28 
TOTAL483100.0
130) Do you think that anti-Jewish feeling is on the rise in New York City today, is diminishing, or is it about the same as it has been? (ANTIJWFL)
TOTAL%
1) On the rise10721.2
2) Diminishing5611.1
3) About the same22444.4
4) Not sure11723.2
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
131) In general, do you feel Jews in New York City are discriminated against or not? (DSCMJWNY)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminated against8316.6
2) Not discriminated against30160.1
3) Not sure11723.4
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
132) Do you feel that the incidents of vandalism against Jewish synagogues are part of a planned plot against the Jews here in New York, part of the rising anti-Semitism in the city, or are isolated cases of young troublemakers on the loose? (VANDLISM)
TOTAL%
1) Plot against Jews244.8
2) Part of rising anti-Semitism428.3
3) Isolated young troublemakers28456.5
4) Not sure15330.4
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
133) Is it your impression that the people who have been arrested for vandalism against the synagogues have been mainly blacks or whites? (RACEVNDL)
TOTAL%
1) Mainly blacks8416.8
2) Mainly whites7214.4
3) Not sure34568.9
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
134) Handling the needs of people on welfare is a major part of the city government here in New York City. All in all, do you agree or disagree that government must provide people who cannot support themselves through other means with a minimum standard of living? (WLFRECTY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree37975.3
2) Disagree438.5
3) Not sure8116.1
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
135) Recently, the New York State Legislature cut $128 million from the welfare budget, which means that the average welfare recipient will receive over 15 percent less money. Do you support or oppose this cut in welfare funds? (WLFRECUT)
TOTAL%
1) Support17735.2
2) Oppose21141.9
3) Not sure11522.9
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
136) The welfare recipient groups say that they are not going to take the cuts lying down. They plan to demonstrate and to protest. Do you think they are more right or more wrong to protest the cuts in welfare funds? (WLFRPRTS)
TOTAL%
1) More right19939.6
2) More wrong18236.3
3) Not sure12124.1
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
137) As far as you personally are concerned, do you tend to agree or disagree that education and schools should be given a priority over welfare on where tax money goes. (EDUCPRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree31261.7
2) Disagree10019.8
3) Not sure9418.6
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
138) As far as you personally are concerned, do you tend to agree or disagree that people running welfare programs don't really care about people on welfare. (RUNWLFRE)
TOTAL%
1) Agree14528.9
2) Disagree22144.1
3) Not sure13526.9
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
139) As far as you personally are concerned, do you tend to agree or disagree that welfare recipients don't really appreciate the help they receive. (APRCTWLF)
TOTAL%
1) Agree16833.5
2) Disagree20540.9
3) Not sure12825.5
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
140) As far as you personally are concerned, do you tend to agree or disagree that practically everyone who is on welfare really needs help and there are few chiselers. (NEEDWLFR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree20039.8
2) Disagree17635.1
3) Not sure12625.1
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
141) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews have suffered from persecution through the centuries. (JEWPRSCT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree35269.3
2) Disagree7013.8
3) Not sure8616.9
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
142) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are more a race than a religion. (RCERELGN)
TOTAL%
1) Agree16532.5
2) Disagree23546.4
3) Not sure10721.1
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
143) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are richer than other people. (JEWRICHR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree20139.7
2) Disagree19338.1
3) Not sure11222.1
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
144) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews have supported rights for minority groups more than other white people. (MNRTYSPT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree22644.7
2) Disagree10120.0
3) Not sure17935.4
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
145) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are irritating because they are too aggressive. (JEWAGRSV)
TOTAL%
1) Agree10420.6
2) Disagree27955.4
3) Not sure12124.0
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
146) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are as honest as other businessmen. (JEWHNST)
TOTAL%
1) Agree32764.6
2) Disagree8917.6
3) Not sure9017.8
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
147) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews give a lot of money away to good causes. (JEWGVMNY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree24548.6
2) Disagree6512.9
3) Not sure19438.5
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
148) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Most of the slumlords are Jewish. (JEWSLMLD)
TOTAL%
1) Agree18837.3
2) Disagree9118.1
3) Not sure22544.6
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
149) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews have always supported steps to strengthen the civil rights of black people. (JEWCVLRT)
TOTAL%
1) Agree21642.8
2) Disagree7314.5
3) Not sure21642.8
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
150) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. When it comes to choosing between people and money, Jews will choose money. (JEWMONEY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree13827.2
2) Disagree21943.2
3) Not sure15029.6
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
151) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews raise their children to accomplish something in the world. (JEWCHLDN)
TOTAL%
1) Agree39678.1
2) Disagree326.3
3) Not sure7915.6
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
152) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews always stick to their own and never give an outsider a break. (JEWOTSDR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree11622.8
2) Disagree29658.3
3) Not sure9618.9
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
153) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews stick with their own no more than other groups. (JEWGROUP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree27655.1
2) Disagree13727.3
3) Not sure8817.6
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
154) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jewish businessmen will usually try to put a shady deal over on you. (JEWDEAL)
TOTAL%
1) Agree9919.6
2) Disagree28456.1
3) Not sure12324.3
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
155) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews have to work harder because they are discriminated against in so many places. (JEWWRKHD)
TOTAL%
1) Agree10420.8
2) Disagree24749.4
3) Not sure14929.8
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
156) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are too ambitious for their own good. (JEWAMBTS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree7915.6
2) Disagree30760.7
3) Not sure12023.7
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
157) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. The same people who would like to keep Jews down would also like to keep blacks down. (KEEPJWDN)
TOTAL%
1) Agree17434.5
2) Disagree14127.9
3) Not sure19037.6
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
158) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews feel superior to other groups. (JEWSUPR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree14729.2
2) Disagree22244.1
3) Not sure13426.6
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
159) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are in the professions more because they study harder in school. (JEWSTUDY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree24949.4
2) Disagree12023.8
3) Not sure13526.8
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
160) Now let me read you some statements which have been made about Jews. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree with the statement. Jews are more loyal to Israel than to America. (JEWLYLIS)
TOTAL%
1) Agree10420.5
2) Disagree24548.3
3) Not sure15831.2
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
161) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As a co-worker at work. (BLCKWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Lot13326.3
2) Some not a lot17234.0
3) Almost none18536.6
4) Not sure163.2
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
162) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As supervisor of Negroes at work. (BLCKSUPR)
TOTAL%
1) Lot499.8
2) Some not a lot5310.6
3) Almost none36472.5
4) Not sure367.2
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
163) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As employer of Negroes at work. (BLKEMPLR)
TOTAL%
1) Lot316.2
2) Some not a lot336.6
3) Almost none39479.1
4) Not sure408.0
Missing13 
TOTAL498100.0
164) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As teacher to Negroes. (BLCKTCHR)
TOTAL%
1) Lot204.0
2) Some not a lot326.4
3) Almost none42084.5
4) Not sure255.0
Missing14 
TOTAL497100.0
165) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As owner of property Negroes live in. (OWNPROP)
TOTAL%
1) Lot102.0
2) Some not a lot81.6
3) Almost none45691.8
4) Not sure234.6
Missing14 
TOTAL497100.0
166) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As owner of business selling to Negroes. (OWNBUSS)
TOTAL%
1) Lot173.4
2) Some not a lot173.4
3) Almost none43988.2
4) Not sure255.0
Missing13 
TOTAL498100.0
167) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As government employee serving Negroes. (GOVTEMPL)
TOTAL%
1) Lot163.2
2) Some not a lot183.6
3) Almost none43687.9
4) Not sure265.2
Missing15 
TOTAL496100.0
168) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As social friend of Negroes. (SOCLFRND)
TOTAL%
1) Lot5811.6
2) Some not a lot13827.5
3) Almost none28356.4
4) Not sure234.6
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
169) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As neighbor of Negroes. (BLCKNGHB)
TOTAL%
1) Lot6913.7
2) Some not a lot14027.9
3) Almost none27855.4
4) Not sure153.0
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
170) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As union member with Negroes. (UNIONMEM)
TOTAL%
1) Lot5210.4
2) Some not a lot6513.0
3) Almost none35170.3
4) Not sure316.2
Missing12 
TOTAL499100.0
171) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As an employer of Negro domestic worker. (EMPDOMST)
TOTAL%
1) Lot193.8
2) Some not a lot255.0
3) Almost none42384.6
4) Not sure336.6
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
172) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As an employee under Negro supervisor. (SUPERBLK)
TOTAL%
1) Lot112.2
2) Some not a lot234.6
3) Almost none43887.4
4) Not sure295.8
Missing10 
TOTAL501100.0
173) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: As a worker in a business with black customers. (BLCKCUST)
TOTAL%
1) Lot336.6
2) Some not a lot5611.3
3) Almost none38477.3
4) Not sure244.8
Missing14 
TOTAL497100.0
174) Do you or does anyone in your immediate family have a lot of contact, some but not a lot, or almost no contact with Negroes: Other (write in). (OTHER)
TOTAL%
1) Lot32.8
2) Some not a lot87.4
3) Almost none8376.9
4) Not sure1413.0
Missing403 
TOTAL108100.0
175) Now I'd like to ask you about how much contact you have with Jewish people in your everyday life. Would you say you have a lot of contact with Jewish people, some but not a lot, or hardly any contact with Jewish people? (CONTCTJW)
TOTAL%
1) Lot17233.9
2) Some not a lot18035.4
3) Almost none13626.8
4) Not sure203.9
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
176) ASKED OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED THEY HAD A LOT OR SOME BUT NOT A LOT OF CONTACT WITH JEWISH PEOPLE IN THEIR EVERYDAY LIFE: All in all, do you feel you have had a pleasant and easy relationship with Jewish people, or have you had some troubles with them? (JEWRELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Pleasant and easy33887.3
2) Troubles with them205.2
3) Not sure297.5
Missing124 
TOTAL387100.0
177) If you have to choose, would you feel better if Jews and Negroes were closer together and working together or further apart - - even disagreeing with each other from time to time? (JWBLCLOS)
TOTAL%
1) Closer together31161.6
2) Further apart275.3
3) Don't care (vol)7114.1
4) Not sure9619.0
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
178) Do you feel that the building-trades unions (which work on construction jobs) discriminate unfairly against blacks or not? (UNIONDIS)
TOTAL%
1) Discriminate14127.8
2) Don't discriminate16332.1
3) Not sure20340.0
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
179) Some people say Negroes must be allowed into the apprentice training programs. Would you favor or oppose the government cracking down on the building trades unions to make them take a lot of blacks into their apprentice training programs? (BLKAPRNT)
TOTAL%
1) Favor26953.1
2) Oppose11322.3
3) Not sure12524.7
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
180) In the conflict between Negroes and Jews, do you think newspapers have been biased in favor of Negroes, biased in favor of Jews, or have been generally fair? (NEWSBIAS)
TOTAL%
1) Biased in favor of Negroes356.9
2) Biased in favor of Jews6212.3
3) Fair27554.6
4) Not sure13226.2
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
181) In the conflict between Negroes and Jews, do you think TV has been biased in favor of Negroes, biased in favor of Jews, or has been generally fair? (TVBIAS)
TOTAL%
1) Biased in favor of Negroes448.7
2) Biased in favor of Jews5310.5
3) Fair27554.5
4) Not sure13326.3
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
182) In the conflict between Negroes and Jews, do you think radio has been biased in favor of Negroes, biased in favor of Jews, or has been generally fair? (RDIOBIAS)
TOTAL%
1) Biased in favor of Negroes204.0
2) Biased in favor of Jews469.1
3) Fair27855.0
4) Not sure16131.9
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
183) In the conflict between Negroes and Jews, do you think magazines have been biased in favor of Negroes, biased in favor of Jews, or have been generally fair? (MAGBIAS)
TOTAL%
1) Biased in favor of Negroes234.6
2) Biased in favor of Jews438.5
3) Fair27855.0
4) Not sure16131.9
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
184) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The city government has gone too far in the direction of giving in to black demands. (GVTBLKDM)
TOTAL%
1) Agree21341.9
2) Disagree20740.7
3) Not sure8817.3
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
185) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The power structure among Jews wants to protect its economic interests even if it means keeping others down. (ECONINTR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree13326.2
2) Disagree23546.4
3) Not sure13927.4
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
186) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: With the Negroes pushing as they are, it may be a good idea for each of us to move into neighborhoods with our own kind of people. (SEGRTNGH)
TOTAL%
1) Agree8717.1
2) Disagree30760.4
3) Not sure11422.4
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
187) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Jews who are rich can afford to defend Negroes, but not those people less well off who are threatened by Negroes. (JWDFNDBK)
TOTAL%
1) Agree11723.1
2) Disagree21041.5
3) Not sure17935.4
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
188) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: With the ambition of the Jews - and now the blacks - and the competition for good jobs, the rest of us will have to look out for ourselves. (JOBCMPET)
TOTAL%
1) Agree15129.8
2) Disagree23145.7
3) Not sure12424.5
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
189) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: The power establishment in New York has made up its mind to run roughshod over everybody's rights except those of Negroes. (RGHTSBLK)
TOTAL%
1) Agree14027.6
2) Disagree23345.9
3) Not sure13526.6
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
190) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: If we are going to survive in this city, the Jews and Negroes, and Catholic and Protestants - all of us - better learn to get along together. (CTYCOOP)
TOTAL%
1) Agree42483.8
2) Disagree316.1
3) Not sure5110.1
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
191) Now let me read you a list of things concerning difficulties here in New York City. For each, tell me if you tend to agree or disagree: Jews and blacks are such favored groups in this city that it is good to see them wear each other down for a change. (CITYFAVR)
TOTAL%
1) Agree387.5
2) Disagree36572.0
3) Not sure10420.5
Missing4 
TOTAL507100.0
192) Have you ever gone to a political rally? (POLTRALY)
TOTAL%
1) Have done11522.6
2) Not done38776.2
3) Not sure61.2
Missing3 
TOTAL508100.0
193) Have you ever written a letter or spoken to someone in political office on an issue you were concerned about? (POLTLETR)
TOTAL%
1) Have done10821.4
2) Not done38676.4
3) Not sure112.2
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
194) Have you ever belonged to a political club or organization? (POLTORG)
TOTAL%
1) Have done6713.3
2) Not done42083.3
3) Not sure173.4
Missing7 
TOTAL504100.0
195) Have you ever participated in a rent strike? (RENTSTRK)
TOTAL%
1) Have done193.8
2) Not done47794.8
3) Not sure71.4
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
196) Have you ever joined a picket line? (PCKTLNE)
TOTAL%
1) Have done6112.1
2) Not done43586.1
3) Not sure91.8
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
197) Have you ever boycotted a store? (BOYCTSTR)
TOTAL%
1) Have done255.0
2) Not done46993.4
3) Not sure81.6
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
198) Have you ever kept your children out of school as a protest? (CHLDPRTS)
TOTAL%
1) Have done163.2
2) Not done47995.4
3) Not sure71.4
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
199) Have you ever been in a demonstration? (DMNSTRTN)
TOTAL%
1) Have done5711.4
2) Not done43686.9
3) Not sure91.8
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
200) Did you vote in the election for president in 1968 between Nixon, Humphrey, and Wallace? (PRESVT68)
TOTAL%
1) Voted32163.9
2) Did not vote17635.1
3) Not sure51.0
Missing9 
TOTAL502100.0
201) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO VOTED IN THE 1968 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION BETWEEN NIXON, HUMPHREY, AND WALLACE: Did you vote for Nixon, the Republican; Humphrey, the Democrat, or Wallace the Independent? (VOTEPRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Nixon12236.6
2) Humphrey11935.7
3) Wallace133.9
4) Other92.7
5) Not sure51.5
6) Refused to answer6519.5
Missing178 
TOTAL333100.0
202) Would you describe your political views as radical, liberal, middle-of-the road, or conservative? (POLTVIEW)
TOTAL%
1) Radical81.6
2) Liberal9419.0
3) Middle-of-the road12825.8
4) Conservative11523.2
5) Other51.0
6) Not sure9519.2
7) Refused to answer5110.3
Missing15 
TOTAL496100.0
203) Are you/is head of household an hourly wage worker, salaried, or self-employed? (EMPLSTAT)
TOTAL%
1) Hourly wage worker8216.5
2) Salaried30561.2
3) Self-employed326.4
4) Retired408.0
5) Student71.4
6) Military service10.2
7) Housewife153.0
8) Unemployed122.4
9) Other (specify)40.8
Missing13 
TOTAL498100.0
204) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED THE HEAD OF HOUSEHOLD IS EMPLOYED OR RETIRED: What type of work does (did, if retired) the head of the household do? (OCCUPATN)
TOTAL%
1) Professional and technical workers8819.7
2) Managers, officials & proprietors429.4
3) Clerical workers4810.7
4) Sales workers214.7
5) Skilled craftsmen, foremen10523.5
6) Operatives and non-skilled laborers (except farm)8418.8
7) Service workers5712.8
8) Farmers, farm managers, farm laborers20.4
Missing64 
TOTAL447100.0
205) What is the last grade of school you attained? (EDUCLEVL)
TOTAL%
1) 8th grade or less11723.2
2) Some high school11723.2
3) High school graduate14628.9
4) Some college5310.5
5) College graduate489.5
6) Postgraduate244.8
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
206) Were all four of your grandparents born in the United States? (GPRTSBRN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes7315.3
2) No40384.7
Missing35 
TOTAL476100.0
207) ASKED ONLY OF MALES: What age group are you in? (MALEAGE)
TOTAL%
1) 21 to 3410438.2
2) 35 to 498732.0
3) 50 to 645118.8
4) 65 and over3011.0
Missing239 
TOTAL272100.0
208) ASKED ONLY OF FEMALES: What age group are you in? (FMALEAGE)
TOTAL%
1) 21 to 349941.4
2) 35 to 499037.7
3) 50 to 643615.1
4) 65 and over145.9
Missing272 
TOTAL239100.0
209) For statistical purposes only, we need to know your total family income for 1968. Will you please look at this card and tell me which letter best represents all the money the members of this household either earned or received from salary or wages or other sources, such as pensions, stocks and bonds, real estate, and other investments in 1968 before taxes? (FMLYINCM)
TOTAL%
1) Under $3,000438.6
2) $3,000 to $4,9997815.6
3) $5,000 to $6,99911523.0
4) $7,000 to $9,99912525.0
5) $10,000 to $14,9999218.4
6) $15,000 to $19,999224.4
7) $20,000 to $24,999112.2
8) $25,000 and over142.8
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
210) Are you single, married, divorced, or widowed? (MARRGEST)
TOTAL%
1) Single10721.3
2) Married33566.6
3) Divorced132.6
4) Widowed326.4
5) Separated163.2
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0
211) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED THEY WERE MARRIED, DIVORCED, WIDOWED, OR SEPARATED: How many children under 18 years of age do you have? (NUMCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) 18218.2
2) 28719.3
3) 35512.2
4) 4306.7
5) 540.9
6) 661.3
7) More than 6 (specify)10.2
8) None18541.1
Missing61 
TOTAL450100.0
212) Are you or is any member of your family receiving any help from any social agency in New York? (SOCILAID)
TOTAL%
1) Receiving help398.0
2) Not receiving help43889.9
3) Not sure102.1
Missing24 
TOTAL487100.0
213) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO ANSWERED THEY OR ANY FAMILY MEMBER WAS RECEIVING HELP FROM ANY SOCIAL AGENCY IN NEW YORK: Which agency is that? (AGNCYAID)
TOTAL%
1) Welfare department2974.4
2) Private social service agency410.3
3) Unemployment relief agency25.1
5) Other (specify)410.3
Missing472 
TOTAL39100.0
214) Do you feel that as a result of the teachers' strike, relations between Negroes and Jews in New York became much worse, only a little worse, or weren't they affected at all? (RSLTSTRK)
TOTAL%
1) Much worse13626.9
2) Only a little worse14528.7
3) Not affected at all8717.2
4) Not sure13827.3
Missing5 
TOTAL506100.0
215) I-GENDER: Observed gender (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male27253.3
2) Female23846.7
Missing1 
TOTAL510100.0
216) I-EDUCLEVL: What is the last grade of school you attained? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUCLEVL)
TOTAL%
0) Some HS23446.3
1) HS grad14628.9
2) Some coll5310.5
3) Coll grad489.5
4) Postgrad244.8
Missing6 
TOTAL505100.0
217) I-FMLYINCM: For statistical purposes only, we need to know your total family income for 1968. Will you please look at this card and tell me which letter best represents all the money the members of this household either earned or received from salary or wages or other sources, such as pensions, stocks and bonds, real estate, and other investments in 1968 before taxes? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-FMLYINCM)
TOTAL%
0) < $5k12124.2
1) $5k-<$10k24048.0
2) $10k-20k11422.8
3) $20k +255.0
Missing11 
TOTAL500100.0
218) I-MARRGEST: Are you single, married, divorced, or widowed? (For use with online analysis) (I-MARRGEST)
TOTAL%
1) Single10721.3
2) Married33566.6
3) Divorced132.6
4) Widowed326.4
5) Separated163.2
Missing8 
TOTAL503100.0