Religious Attitude, Self-Consciousness, Self-Monitoring Scales, 1986

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > Local/Regional > Others > Codebook


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Subject's ID (SID)
2) Date run (DATERUN)
TOTAL%
1) 10-23-1985 2829.8
2) 10-24-1985 1010.6
3) 10-24-1985 11.1
4) 10-26-1985 11.1
5) 10-27-1985 11.1
6) 10-28-1985 2324.5
7) 10-29-1985 2425.5
8) 10-30-1985 11.1
9) 10-31-1985 33.2
10) 11-01-1985 11.1
11) 11-05-198511.1
TOTAL94100.0
3) Session start time (TIME0)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9447.527
4) Respondent's sex (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male 4648.9
2) Female4851.1
TOTAL94100.0
5) Respondent's race (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White 7984.0
2) Black 1111.7
4) Other44.3
TOTAL94100.0
6) Year in college (CLASSYR)
TOTAL%
1) Freshman 3335.1
2) Sophomore 3234.0
3) Junior 1212.8
4) Senior1718.1
TOTAL94100.0
7) Letter assignment code (LETTER)
TOTAL%
1) 2425.5
2) 2425.5
3) 2324.5
4) 2324.5
TOTAL94100.0
8) Anon letter assignment code (ALET)
TOTAL%
1) 2425.5
2) 2425.5
3) 2324.5
4) 2324.5
TOTAL94100.0
9) Regular group name (GNAME)
10) Anon group name (ANAME)
11) Respondent's birthdate (BDATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9446.36227
12) Reg group partner SID (G1)
13) Reg group member 1 SID (G2)
14) Reg group member 2 SID (G3)
15) Anon group partner SID (A1)
16) Anon group member 1 SID (A2)
17) Anon group member 2 SID (A3)
18) Start time (STRTTIME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9447.38327
19) End time (ENDTIME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9447.25527
20) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I feel the church (synagogue) perpetuates the values which man puts highest in his philosophy of life. (VALUES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree66.4
2) Disagree 1718.1
3) Undecided 2324.5
4) Agree 4042.6
5) Strongly Agree88.5
TOTAL94100.0
21) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I like to go to church (synagogue) for I get something worthwhile to think about and it keeps my mind filled with right thoughts. (WORTH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1111.7
2) Disagree 1516.0
3) Undecided 1212.8
4) Agree 4244.7
5) Strongly Agree1414.9
TOTAL94100.0
22) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I believe the church (synagogue) is a powerful agency for promoting both individual and social righteousness. (AGENCY)
TOTAL%
1) 99.6
2) Disagree 1010.6
3) Undecided 1414.9
4) Agree 4345.7
5) Strongly Agree1819.1
TOTAL94100.0
23) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I believe the church (synagogue) is the greatest institution in America today. (INSTITUT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1516.0
2) Disagree 1819.1
3) Undecided 2526.6
4) Agree 2021.3
5) Strongly Agree1617.0
TOTAL94100.0
24) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I think the church (synagogue) keeps business and politics up to a higher standard than they would otherwise tend to maintain. (BUSINESS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1212.8
2) Disagree 3031.9
3) Undecided 2627.7
4) Agree 1920.2
5) Strongly Agree77.4
TOTAL94100.0
25) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I consider myself to be favorable toward being religious. (FAVREL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree99.6
2) Disagree 66.4
3) Undecided 1010.6
4) Agree 4851.1
5) Strongly Agree2122.3
TOTAL94100.0
26) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm always trying to figure myself out. (FIGOUT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree44.3
2) Disagree 2122.3
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 4244.7
5) Strongly Agree1819.1
TOTAL94100.0
27) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm concerned about my style of doing things. (STYLE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 2021.3
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 5154.3
5) Strongly Agree99.6
TOTAL94100.0
28) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - Generally, I'm not very aware of myself. (AWARE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1617.0
2) Disagree 6063.8
3) Undecided 1212.8
4) Agree66.4
TOTAL94100.0
29) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - It takes me time to overcome my shyness in new situations. (SHYNESS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree88.5
2) Disagree 2526.6
3) Undecided 1212.8
4) Agree 4244.7
5) Strongly Agree77.4
TOTAL94100.0
30) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I reflect about myself a lot. (REFLECT)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 1111.7
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 5760.6
5) Strongly Agree1718.1
TOTAL94100.0
31) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm concerned about the way I present myself. (PRESENT)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 77.4
3) Undecided 55.3
4) Agree 6670.2
5) Strongly Agree1617.0
TOTAL94100.0
32) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm often the subject of my own fantasies. (FANTASY)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 1920.2
3) Undecided 2930.9
4) Agree 3739.4
5) Strongly Agree99.6
TOTAL94100.0
33) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I have trouble working when someone is watching me. (TROUBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree55.3
2) Disagree 2728.7
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 4345.7
5) Strongly Agree1010.6
TOTAL94100.0
34) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I never scrutinize myself. (SCRUTINI)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree2021.3
2) Disagree 5760.6
3) Undecided 88.5
4) Agree 77.4
5) Strongly Agree22.1
TOTAL94100.0
35) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I get embarrassed easily. (EMBARASS)
TOTAL%
1) 66.4
2) Disagree 3638.3
3) Undecided 1010.6
4) Agree 3739.4
5) Strongly Agree55.3
TOTAL94100.0
36) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm self-conscious about the way I look. (SELFCON)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 1313.8
3) Undecided 44.3
4) Agree 5760.6
5) Strongly Agree1718.1
TOTAL94100.0
37) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I don't find it hard to talk to strangers. (HARDTALK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree44.3
2) Disagree 2324.5
3) Undecided 1313.8
4) Agree 4244.7
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
38) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm generally attentive to my inner feelings. (ATTENT)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 44.3
3) Undecided 1010.6
4) Agree 6973.4
5) Strongly Agree1111.7
TOTAL94100.0
39) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I usually worry about making a good impression. (IMPRESS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree22.1
2) Disagree 1718.1
3) Undecided 55.3
4) Agree 5255.3
5) Strongly Agree1819.1
TOTAL94100.0
40) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm constantly examining my motives. (MOTIVES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree11.1
2) Disagree 2021.3
3) Undecided 1516.0
4) Agree 4648.9
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
41) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I feel anxious when I speak in front of a group. (ANXIOUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree66.4
2) Disagree 1212.8
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 4345.7
5) Strongly Agree2223.4
TOTAL94100.0
42) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - One of the last things I do before I leave my house is look in the mirror. (MIRROR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree11.1
2) Disagree 2930.9
3) Undecided 33.2
4) Agree 5154.3
5) Strongly Agree1010.6
TOTAL94100.0
43) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I sometimes have the feeling that I'm off somewhere watching myself. (WATCH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree55.3
2) Disagree 4244.7
3) Undecided 2021.3
4) Agree 2324.5
5) Strongly Agree44.3
TOTAL94100.0
44) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm concerned about what other people think of me. (OTHTHINK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 77.4
3) Undecided 1516.0
4) Agree 5558.5
5) Strongly Agree1414.9
TOTAL94100.0
45) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm alert to changes in my mood. (MOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree11.1
2) Disagree 77.4
3) Undecided 1414.9
4) Agree 6468.1
5) Strongly Agree88.5
TOTAL94100.0
46) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm usually aware of my appearance. (APPEAR)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 55.3
3) Undecided 66.4
4) Agree 7377.7
5) Strongly Agree1010.6
TOTAL94100.0
47) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm aware of the way my mind works when I work through a problem. (MINDWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree11.1
2) Disagree 1414.9
3) Undecided 1617.0
4) Agree 5558.5
5) Strongly Agree88.5
TOTAL94100.0
48) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - Large groups make me nervous. (NERVOUS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree88.5
2) Disagree 5053.2
3) Undecided 1516.0
4) Agree 1617.0
5) Strongly Agree55.3
TOTAL94100.0
49) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I find it hard to imitate the behavior of other people. (IMITATE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree88.5
2) Disagree 3638.3
3) Undecided 2728.7
4) Agree 2223.4
5) Strongly Agree11.1
TOTAL94100.0
50) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - My behavior is usually an expression of my true inner feelings, attitudes, and beliefs. (TRUEINN)
TOTAL%
2) Disagree 1516.0
3) Undecided 1516.0
4) Agree 5255.3
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
51) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - At parties and social gatherings, I do not attempt to do or say things that others will like. (PARTIES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 5659.6
3) Undecided 2021.3
4) Agree 1010.6
5) Strongly Agree55.3
TOTAL94100.0
52) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I can only argue for ideas which I already believe. (ARGUE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree44.3
2) Disagree 2526.6
3) Undecided 1718.1
4) Agree 4345.7
5) Strongly Agree55.3
TOTAL94100.0
53) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I can make impromptu speeches even on topics about which I have almost no information. (SPEECHES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree2425.5
2) Disagree 3335.1
3) Undecided 1516.0
4) Agree 1617.0
5) Strongly Agree66.4
TOTAL94100.0
54) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I guess I put on a show to impress and entertain people. (ONASHOW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree88.5
2) Disagree 3638.3
3) Undecided 1920.2
4) Agree 2930.9
5) Strongly Agree22.1
TOTAL94100.0
55) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - When I am uncertain how to act in a social situation, I look to the behavior of others for cues. (CUES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree22.1
2) Disagree 1111.7
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 6266.0
5) Strongly Agree88.5
TOTAL94100.0
56) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I would probably make a good actor. (ACTOR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 2425.5
3) Undecided 2324.5
4) Agree 3234.0
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
57) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I rarely need the advice of my friends to choose movies, books, or music. (ADVICE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 2324.5
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 4042.6
5) Strongly Agree1920.2
TOTAL94100.0
58) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I sometimes appear to others to be experiencing deeper emotions than I actually am. (EMOTIONS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree55.3
2) Disagree 3133.0
3) Undecided 1920.2
4) Agree 3436.2
5) Strongly Agree55.3
TOTAL94100.0
59) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I laugh more when I watch a comedy with others than when alone. (COMEDY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 2425.5
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 4648.9
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
60) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - In a group of people, I am rarely the center of attention. (CENTER)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree55.3
2) Disagree 3133.0
3) Undecided 2526.6
4) Agree 2627.7
5) Strongly Agree77.4
TOTAL94100.0
61) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - In different situations and with different people, I often act like very different persons. (ACTDIFF)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree66.4
2) Disagree 2930.9
3) Undecided 1819.1
4) Agree 3335.1
5) Strongly Agree88.5
TOTAL94100.0
62) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I am not particularly good at making other people like me. (LIKEME)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1010.6
2) Disagree 5255.3
3) Undecided 1819.1
4) Agree 1313.8
5) Strongly Agree11.1
TOTAL94100.0
63) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - Even if I am not enjoying myself, I often pretend to be having a good time. (PRETEND)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree33.2
2) Disagree 3234.0
3) Undecided 1718.1
4) Agree 4042.6
5) Strongly Agree22.1
TOTAL94100.0
64) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I'm not always the person I appear to be. (PERSON)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree22.1
2) Disagree 2122.3
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 4952.1
5) Strongly Agree1111.7
TOTAL94100.0
65) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I would not change my opinions (or the way I do things) in order to please someone else or win his/her favor. (OPINION)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree11.1
2) Disagree 1920.2
3) Undecided 1920.2
4) Agree 3840.4
5) Strongly Agree1718.1
TOTAL94100.0
66) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I have considered being an entertainer. (ENTERTAI)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1516.0
2) Disagree 3335.1
3) Undecided 99.6
4) Agree 2324.5
5) Strongly Agree1414.9
TOTAL94100.0
67) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - In order to get along and be liked, I tend to be what people expect me to be rather than anything else. (GETALONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1111.7
2) Disagree 5255.3
3) Undecided 1617.0
4) Agree 1414.9
5) Strongly Agree11.1
TOTAL94100.0
68) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I have never been good at games like charades or improvisational acting. (CHARADE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1414.9
2) Disagree 4042.6
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 2728.7
5) Strongly Agree22.1
TOTAL94100.0
69) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I have trouble changing my behavior to suit different people and different situations. (CHANGING)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree77.4
2) Disagree 4750.0
3) Undecided 2021.3
4) Agree 1718.1
5) Strongly Agree33.2
TOTAL94100.0
70) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - At a party, I let others keep the jokes and stories going. (JOKES)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree44.3
2) Disagree 4446.8
3) Undecided 1212.8
4) Agree 3234.0
5) Strongly Agree22.1
TOTAL94100.0
71) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I feel a bit awkward in company and do not show up quite as well as I should. (AWKWARD)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree44.3
2) Disagree 5356.4
3) Undecided 1414.9
4) Agree 2021.3
5) Strongly Agree33.2
TOTAL94100.0
72) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I can look anyone in the eye and tell a lie with a straight face (if for a right end). (TELLALIE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree1111.7
2) Disagree 2930.9
3) Undecided 1212.8
4) Agree 3031.9
5) Strongly Agree1212.8
TOTAL94100.0
73) Read the following statement and indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the statement. - I may deceive people by being friendly when I really dislike them. (FRIENDLY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Disagree77.4
2) Disagree 3133.0
3) Undecided 1111.7
4) Agree 3840.4
5) Strongly Agree77.4
TOTAL94100.0
74) Total time to do unit (TTLTIME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL94354.06477
75) Private self-conscious scale - includes the following variables: FIGOUT, AWARE, REFLECT, FANTASY, SCRUTINI, ATTENT, MOTIVES, WATCH, MOOD, MINDWORK (PRIVSELF)
TOTAL%
27) 22.1
28) 33.2
30) 66.4
31) 33.2
32) 33.2
33) 99.6
34) 66.4
35) 77.4
36) 77.4
37) 1313.8
38) 88.5
39) 88.5
40) 66.4
41) 44.3
42) 22.1
43) 33.2
44) 33.2
46) 11.1
TOTAL94100.0
76) Public self-conscious scale - includes the following variables: STYLE, PRESENT, SELFCON, IMPRESS, MIRROR, OTHTHINK, APPEAR (PUBSELF)
TOTAL%
10) 11.1
16) 11.1
17) 11.1
18) 55.3
19) 11.1
20) 11.1
21) 22.1
22) 33.2
23) 55.3
24) 55.3
25) 88.5
26) 1516.0
27) 88.5
28) 1819.1
29) 33.2
30) 55.3
31) 66.4
32) 33.2
33) 22.1
35) 11.1
TOTAL94100.0
77) Social anxiety scale- includes the following variables: SHYNESS, TROUBLE, EMBARRASS, HARDTALK, ANXIOUS, NERVOUS (SOCANXIE)
TOTAL%
6) 11.1
10) 33.2
11) 22.1
12) 33.2
13) 44.3
14) 55.3
15) 1111.7
16) 55.3
17) 55.3
18) 55.3
19) 1111.7
20) 99.6
21) 77.4
22) 77.4
23) 55.3
24) 44.3
25) 33.2
26) 11.1
27) 22.1
28) 11.1
TOTAL94100.0
78) Acting subscale - includes the following variables: SPEECHES, ACTOR, ENTERTAI, CHARADE, TELLALIE (ACTING)
TOTAL%
7) 11.1
8) 22.1
9) 66.4
10) 44.3
11) 77.4
12) 77.4
13) 1010.6
14) 66.4
15) 1010.6
16) 88.5
17) 55.3
18) 1111.7
19) 66.4
20) 33.2
21) 11.1
22) 33.2
23) 11.1
24) 11.1
25) 22.1
TOTAL94100.0
79) Extraversion subscale- includes the following variables: CENTER, LIKEME, CHARADE, CHANGING, JOKES, AWKARD (EXTRAVER)
TOTAL%
12) 22.1
13) 44.3
14) 44.3
15) 66.4
16) 22.1
17) 44.3
18) 99.6
19) 55.3
20) 1920.2
21) 77.4
22) 55.3
23) 1010.6
24) 77.4
25) 44.3
26) 33.2
27) 22.1
30) 11.1
TOTAL94100.0
80) Other directedness subscale - includes the following variables: TRUEINN, PARTIES, ONASHOW, CUES, ACTDIFF, PRETEND, PERSON, OPINION, GETALONG, AWKARD, FRIENDLY (OTHERDIR)
TOTAL%
17) 11.1
20) 22.1
23) 11.1
24) 11.1
25) 11.1
26) 55.3
27) 22.1
28) 11.1
29) 33.2
30) 11.1
31) 88.5
32) 1414.9
33) 55.3
34) 1414.9
35) 88.5
36) 77.4
37) 33.2
38) 33.2
39) 33.2
40) 44.3
41) 33.2
42) 44.3
TOTAL94100.0
81) Sum of all items - includes the following variables: IMITATE, TRUEINN, PARTIES, ARGUE, SPEECHES, ONASHOW, CUES, ACTOR, ADVICE, EMOTIONS, COMEDY, CENTER, ACTDIFF, LIKEME, PRETEND, PERSON, OPINION, ENTERTAI, GETALONG, CHARADE, CHANGING, JOKES, AKWARD, TELLALIE, FRIENDLY (TOTALSUM)
TOTAL%
44) 11.1
47) 11.1
57) 11.1
60) 11.1
63) 11.1
65) 11.1
66) 22.1
67) 11.1
68) 44.3
69) 66.4
70) 55.3
71) 33.2
72) 44.3
73) 44.3
74) 11.1
75) 55.3
76) 33.2
77) 66.4
78) 55.3
79) 33.2
80) 44.3
81) 55.3
82) 55.3
83) 55.3
84) 22.1
85) 22.1
86) 33.2
87) 44.3
88) 11.1
89) 11.1
93) 11.1
95) 22.1
99) 11.1
TOTAL94100.0
82) I-SEX: Respondent's sex (For use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male 4648.9
2) Female4851.1
TOTAL94100.0
83) I-RACE: Respondent's race (For use with online analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White 7984.0
2) Black 1111.7
4) Other44.3
TOTAL94100.0
84) I-CLASSYR: Year in college (For use with online analysis) (I-CLASSYR)
TOTAL%
1) Freshman 3335.1
2) Sophomore 3234.0
3) Junior 1212.8
4) Senior1718.1
TOTAL94100.0