Concerns, opinions about the racial composition of one's current neighborhood or ideal racial composition of a neighborhood

Below are 135 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept. Mouse over a survey name to see further details on a survey.

RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3,39770.5
2) No1,26126.2
8) Dont know1593.3
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL4,820100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2014 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2,71170.6
2) No97025.2
8) Dont know1584.1
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL3,842100.0


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

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor2489.7
2) Favor45617.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,34352.7
4) Oppose36714.4
5) Strongly oppose1355.3
Missing1,294 
TOTAL2,549100.0


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

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor51520.2
2) Favor57422.6
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,30451.3
4) Oppose1084.2
5) Strongly oppose431.7
Missing1,298 
TOTAL2,544100.0


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

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2,71173.6
2) No97026.4
Missing161 
TOTAL3,681100.0


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

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
TOTAL507100.0


SEGRTNGH from Harris 1969 New York City Racial and Religious Survey, No. 1925, Jewish

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) Agree18629.4
2) Disagree33252.4
3) Not sure11518.2
TOTAL633100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2014 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,27733.2
1) Strongly favor51513.4
2) Favor57414.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,30433.9
4) Oppose1082.8
5) Strongly oppose431.1
8) Dont know190.5
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL3,842100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined - Instructional Dataset

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor2898.9
2) Favor63219.5
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,62250.1
4) Oppose50015.4
5) Strongly oppose1976.1
Missing1,580 
TOTAL3,240100.0


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

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
TOTAL508100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,54732.1
1) Strongly favor69714.5
2) Favor83617.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,54932.1
4) Oppose1172.4
5) Strongly oppose390.8
8) Dont know250.5
9) No answer90.2
TOTAL4,819100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,54732.1
1) Strongly favor2896.0
2) Favor63213.1
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,62233.6
4) Oppose50010.4
5) Strongly oppose1974.1
8) Dont know250.5
9) No answer90.2
TOTAL4,821100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3,37268.8
2) No1,34527.4
8) Dont know1773.6
9) No answer70.1
TOTAL4,901100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor74022.4
2) Favor79023.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,55647.1
4) Oppose1404.2
5) Strongly oppose441.3
8) Dont know270.8
9) No answer100.3
Missing1,593 
TOTAL3,307100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor3169.6
2) Favor63619.2
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,65550.0
4) Oppose48714.7
5) Strongly oppose1875.7
8) Dont know180.5
9) No answer80.2
Missing1,593 
TOTAL3,307100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor69721.3
2) Favor83625.6
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,54947.3
4) Oppose1173.6
5) Strongly oppose391.2
8) Dont know250.8
9) No answer90.3
Missing1,547 
TOTAL3,272100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined - Instructional Dataset

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor69721.5
2) Favor83625.8
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,54947.8
4) Oppose1173.6
5) Strongly oppose391.2
Missing1,581 
TOTAL3,238100.0


NGHBHISP from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007) - Instructional Dataset

Q49c. How many people in your neighborhood are Hispanic or Latino? (NGHBHISP)
TOTAL%
0) None43330.3
1) A few54338.0
2) Some35024.5
3) About half634.4
4) Most332.3
5) All60.4
Missing219 
TOTAL1,428100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2014 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,27733.2
1) Strongly favor2486.5
2) Favor45611.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,34334.9
4) Oppose3679.5
5) Strongly oppose1353.5
8) Dont know140.4
9) No answer40.1
TOTAL3,844100.0


NGHBBLK from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007) - Instructional Dataset

Q49b. How many people in your neighborhood are black or African American? (NGHBBLK)
TOTAL%
0) None39427.3
1) A few56939.4
2) Some33523.2
3) About half714.9
4) Most594.1
5) All171.2
Missing202 
TOTAL1,445100.0


NGHBWHT from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007) - Instructional Dataset

Q49a. How many people in your neighborhood are white, non-Hispanic? (NGHBWHT)
TOTAL%
0) None281.8
1) A few704.5
2) Some1117.1
3) About half18411.8
4) Most84654.2
5) All32220.6
Missing87 
TOTAL1,561100.0


V186 from Detroit Area Study, 1971 - Social Problems and Social Change in Detroit

Would you personally prefer to live in a neighborhood with all Negroes, mostly Negroes, mostly whites, or a neighborhood thats mixed half and half? (Q108) (V186)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro297.2
2) Mostly Negro338.2
3) Mostly white82.0
4) Mixed25763.6
7) Makes no difference7719.1
TOTAL404100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3,39770.5
2) No1,26126.2
8) Dont know1593.3
9) No answer30.1
TOTAL4,820100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined, (Inapplicable Responses Coded as Missing)

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor2898.8
2) Favor63219.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,62249.5
4) Oppose50015.3
5) Strongly oppose1976.0
8) Dont know250.8
9) No answer90.3
Missing1,547 
TOTAL3,274100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2012 Cross-Section and Panel Combined - Instructional Dataset

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3,39772.9
2) No1,26127.1
Missing162 
TOTAL4,658100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,22734.5
1) Strongly favor2136.0
2) Favor42812.0
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,18533.3
4) Oppose3409.6
5) Strongly oppose1403.9
8) Dont know190.5
9) No answer70.2
TOTAL3559100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Are there any Whites/Blacks/African-Americans living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2,40667.6
2) No1,01028.4
8) Dont know1434.0
TOTAL3559100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Are there any whites/blacks [opposite race] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes3,31867.7
2) No1,38828.3
8) Dont know1903.9
9) No answer50.1
TOTAL4901100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,22734.5
1) Strongly favor46613.1
2) Favor55815.7
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,14032.0
4) Oppose1073.0
5) Strongly oppose361.0
8) Dont know180.5
9) No answer70.2
TOTAL3559100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,60532.7
1) Strongly favor74915.3
2) Favor78616.0
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,53431.3
4) Oppose1422.9
5) Strongly oppose440.9
8) Dont know290.6
9) No answer120.2
TOTAL4901100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel Combined

Now, Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were black? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,60532.7
1) Strongly favor3396.9
2) Favor64013.1
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,61633.0
4) Oppose4799.8
5) Strongly oppose1903.9
8) Dont know220.4
9) No answer100.2
TOTAL4901100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 2002

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strong favor10912.0
2) Favor17319.1
3) Neither favor nor oppose39643.6
4) Oppose15316.9
5) Strongly oppose717.8
8) Dont know60.7
TOTAL908100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey, 2002

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? -- Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites. (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very much favor25728.3
2) Somewhat favor21223.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose36540.2
4) Somewhat oppose485.3
5) Very opposed192.1
8) Dont know70.8
TOTAL908100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 2002

Before 1978 Asked Non-Blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes93368.1
2) No36526.6
8) Dont know493.6
9) No answer231.7
TOTAL1370100.0


RACLIV_2 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Are there any African Americans living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE_2) (RACLIV_2)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable46423.2
1) Yes1,04052.0
2) No43021.5
8) Dont know663.3
TOTAL2000100.0


LVWHTS_1 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? G. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS_1) (LVWHTS_1)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable68934.5
1) Strongly favor28414.2
2) Favor29814.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose63631.8
4) Oppose633.2
5) Strongly oppose150.8
8) Dont know120.6
9) No answer30.2
TOTAL2000100.0


LVBLKS_3 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? B. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS_3) (LVBLKS_3)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,16058.0
1) Strongly favor884.4
2) Favor1417.1
3) Neither favor nor oppose43321.7
4) Oppose1296.5
5) Strongly oppose432.2
8) Dont know50.3
9) No answer10.1
TOTAL2000100.0


RACLIV_1 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Are there any African Americans living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE_1) (RACLIV_1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,32266.1
2) No61530.8
8) Dont know623.1
9) No answer10.1
TOTAL2000100.0


NGHBBLK from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

Q49b. How many people in your neighborhood are black or African American? (NGHBBLK)
TOTAL%
0) None39427.3
1) A few56939.4
2) Some33523.2
3) About half714.9
4) Most594.1
5) All171.2
Missing202 
TOTAL1,445100.0


LVBLKS_2 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? B. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS_2) (LVBLKS_2)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable99749.9
1) Strongly favor763.8
2) Favor1879.4
3) Neither favor nor oppose51025.5
4) Oppose1608.0
5) Strongly oppose623.1
8) Dont know40.2
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL2000100.0


RACLIV_3 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Are there any African Americans living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE_3) (RACLIV_3)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable72436.2
1) Yes87643.8
2) No35017.5
8) Dont know492.5
9) No answer10.1
TOTAL2000100.0


LVWHTS_3 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? G. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS_3) (LVWHTS_3)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable1,16058.0
1) Strongly favor1939.7
2) Favor1849.2
3) Neither favor nor oppose40520.3
4) Oppose442.2
5) Strongly oppose70.4
8) Dont know40.2
9) No answer30.2
TOTAL2000100.0


LVWHTS_2 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? G. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS_2) (LVWHTS_2)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable99749.9
1) Strongly favor20810.4
2) Favor24812.4
3) Neither favor nor oppose47924.0
4) Oppose462.3
5) Strongly oppose130.7
8) Dont know50.3
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL2000100.0


VCF0819 from American National Election Studies, Cumulative Data File, 1948-2004

Some people say that Negroes should be allowed to live in any part of town they want to. How do you feel? Should Negroes be allowed to live in any part of town they want to, or not? (see ARDA summary page for previous question wordings) (VCF0819)
TOTAL%
0) NA7446.8
1) White people have a right to keep Negroes out of their neighborhoods if they want to1,92417.7
2) Negroes have a right to live wherever they can afford to, just like anybody else7,13365.6
9) DK; depends; cant decide; both1,0789.9
TOTAL10879100.0


LVBLKS_1 from General Social Survey Panel Data (2006 Sample)

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? B. Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS_1) (LVBLKS_1)
TOTAL%
0) Inapplicable68934.5
1) Strongly favor1266.3
2) Favor21610.8
3) Neither favor nor oppose67533.8
4) Oppose19910.0
5) Strongly oppose824.1
8) Dont know90.5
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL2000100.0


NGHBASN from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

Q49d. How many people in your neighborhood are Asian? (NGHBASN)
TOTAL%
0) None68147.9
1) A few52536.9
2) Some20114.1
3) About half80.6
4) Most60.4
5) All20.1
Missing225 
TOTAL1,423100.0


NGHBHISP from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

Q49c. How many people in your neighborhood are Hispanic or Latino? (NGHBHISP)
TOTAL%
0) None43330.3
1) A few54338.0
2) Some35024.5
3) About half634.4
4) Most332.3
5) All60.4
Missing219 
TOTAL1,428100.0


NGHBWHT from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)

Q49a. How many people in your neighborhood are white, non-Hispanic? (NGHBWHT)
TOTAL%
0) None281.8
1) A few704.5
2) Some1117.1
3) About half18411.8
4) Most84654.2
5) All32220.6
Missing87 
TOTAL1,561100.0


VCF0860 from American National Election Studies, Cumulative Data File, 1948-2004

Is this neighborhood you live in all white, mostly white, about half and half, mostly black, or all black? (see ARDA summary page for previous question wordings) (VCF0860)
TOTAL%
0) NA7357.7
1) All white5,46457.0
2) Mostly white2,10622.0
3) About half and half5105.3
4) Mostly Negro/black4534.7
5) All Negro/black2712.8
8) DK490.5
TOTAL9588100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 2004

<1978 Asked Non-Blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes85363.7
2) No43132.2
8) Dont know554.1
9) No answer10.1
TOTAL1340100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 2006

Before 1978 asked of non-Blacks only, 1978 and later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,97365.9
2) No92731.0
8) Dont know913.0
9) No answer10.0
TOTAL2992100.0


OWNPREF from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO OR BLACK (ETHGROUP): Would you personally prefer to live in a neighborhood that is all white, mostly white, mixed half and half, mostly black, or all black? (86, 91, 98, 01, 05) (OWNPREF)
TOTAL%
-1) RF/DK29111.2
1) All White31812.2
2) Mostly White59422.9
3) Mixed1,32150.8
4) Mostly Black461.8
5) All Black291.1
TOTAL2599100.0


OWNAREA2 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

Is the neighborhood you live in all [Rs ethnicity], mostly [Rs ethnicity], half [Rs ethnicity], or mostly non-[Rs ethnicity]? (97, 99, 02, 04) (OWNAREA2)
TOTAL%
-1) RF/DK602.4
1) Mostly non-(Rs ethnicity)37214.8
2) About half (Rs ethnicity)84633.7
3) Mostly (Rs ethnicity)96338.3
4) All (Rs ethnicity)27310.9
TOTAL2514100.0


OWNAREA1 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

Is the neighborhood you live in all white, mostly white, mixed half and half, mostly black, or all black? (91) (OWNAREA1)
TOTAL%
-1) RF/DK71.1
1) All white466.9
2) Mostly white27841.7
3) Mixed half and half25037.5
4) Mostly black426.3
5) All black101.5
7) Other response (Vol.)335.0
TOTAL666100.0


HSBLKS6 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 60% Black and 40% Hispanic (04) (HSBLKS6)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely413.3
2) Somewhat unlikely26.7
3) Dont know/uncertain26.7
4) Somewhat likely620.0
5) Very likely1653.3
TOTAL30100.0


HSBLKS3 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 30% Black and 70% Hispanic (04) (HSBLKS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely14.2
2) Somewhat unlikely14.2
4) Somewhat likely312.5
5) Very likely1979.2
TOTAL24100.0


HSBLKS1 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 10% Black and 90% Hispanic (04) (HSBLKS1)
TOTAL%
-1) Refused14.8
2) Somewhat unlikely29.5
3) Dont know/uncertain314.3
4) Somewhat likely628.6
5) Very likely942.9
TOTAL21100.0


BKHISPS6 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS BLACK (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 60% Hispanic and 40% black. (04) (BKHISPS6)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely27.7
2) Somewhat unlikely13.8
3) Dont know/Uncertain27.7
4) Somewhat likely415.4
5) Very likely1765.4
TOTAL26100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 2004

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor687.5
2) Favor17219.0
3) Neither favor nor oppose46851.7
4) Oppose14516.0
5) Strongly oppose444.9
8) Dont know70.8
9) No answer20.2
TOTAL906100.0


BKHISPS1 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS BLACK (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 10% Hispanic and 90% black. (04) (BKHISPS1)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely14.3
2) Somewhat unlikely28.7
3) Dont know/Uncertain28.7
4) Somewhat likely939.1
5) Very likely939.1
TOTAL23100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey, 2004

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? -- Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Whites. (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very much in favor16718.4
2) Somewhat in favor20122.2
3) Neither in favor nor oppose46050.8
4) Somewhat oppose525.7
5) Very opposed171.9
8) Dont know70.8
9) No answer20.2
TOTAL906100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey, 2006

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites? (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very much favor42921.5
2) Somewhat favor44622.4
3) Neither favor nor oppose97248.8
4) Somewhat oppose1045.2
5) Very much oppose241.2
8) Dont know130.7
9) No answer40.2
TOTAL1992100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 2006

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor1959.8
2) Favor33716.9
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,01551.0
4) Oppose30215.2
5) Strongly oppose1266.3
8) Dont know110.6
9) No answer60.3
TOTAL1992100.0


ACQNHWHT from General Social Survey, 2006

How many of the people you are acquainted with through your neighborhood are white? (ACQNHWHT)
TOTAL%
1) 0489.4
2) 1183.5
3) 2-56713.2
4) 6-10489.4
5) More than 1030359.6
8) Dont know193.7
9) No answer51.0
TOTAL508100.0


ACQNHHSP from General Social Survey, 2006

How many of the people you are acquainted with through your neighborhood are Hispanic? (ACQNHHSP)
TOTAL%
1) 028956.9
2) 1387.5
3) 2-59318.3
4) 6-10193.7
5) More than 10326.3
8) Dont know316.1
9) No answer61.2
TOTAL508100.0


ACQNHBLK from General Social Survey, 2006

How many of the people you are acquainted with through your neighborhood are Black or African-American? (ACQNHBLK)
TOTAL%
1) 023746.7
2) 1509.8
3) 2-59819.3
4) 6-10295.7
5) More than 106112.0
8) Dont know285.5
9) No answer51.0
TOTAL508100.0


ACQNHASN from General Social Survey, 2006

How many of the people you are acquainted with through your neighborhood are Asian or Asian-American? (ACQNHASN)
TOTAL%
1) 034567.9
2) 1407.9
3) 2-55811.4
4) 6-1091.8
5) More than 10132.6
8) Dont know387.5
9) No answer51.0
TOTAL508100.0


BKHISPS3 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010

IF R IS ANGLO, BLACK, OR HISPANIC (ETHGROUP): Imagine that you are looking for a new house, and you find one that you like much more than any other house. It has everything that youve been looking for, its close to work, and within your price range. Checking on the neighborhood, you find that the schools are of high quality, the crime rate is low, and the neighborhood is [six randomized versions, depending on Rs ethnicity (see below)]. How likely or unlikely do you think it is that you would buy this house? Do you think that youd be very likely, somewhat likely, somewhat unlikely, or very unlikely to buy the house? IF R IS BLACK (ETHGROUP): The neighborhood is 30% Hispanic and 70% black. (BKHISPS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very unlikely15.6
3) Dont know/Uncertain15.6
4) Somewhat likely950.0
5) Very likely738.9
TOTAL18100.0


LIVEHSPS from General Social Survey, 2000

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Hispanic Americans? (LIVEHSPS)
TOTAL%
1) Strong favor1389.9
2) Favor23516.8
3) Neither favor nor oppose61243.8
4) Oppose26619.0
5) Strongly oppose785.6
8) Dont know533.8
9) No answer161.1
TOTAL1398100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 2000

<1978 Asked Non-Blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,79163.6
2) No83129.5
8) Dont know1505.3
9) No answer451.6
TOTAL2817100.0


LIVEWHTS from General Social Survey, 2000

Now Im going to ask you about different types of contact with various groups of people. In each situation would you please tell me whether you would be very much in favor of it happening, somewhat in favor, neither in favor nor opposed to it happening, somewhat opposed, or very much opposed to it happening? -- Living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites. (LIVEWHTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very much in favor41229.5
2) Somewhat favor29421.0
3) Neither favor nor oppose53738.4
4) Somewhat oppose715.1
5) Very much oppose231.6
8) Dont know130.9
9) No answer483.4
TOTAL1398100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 2000

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strong favor25811.1
2) Favor36615.7
3) Neither favor nor oppose1,03744.5
4) Oppose38416.5
5) Strongly oppose2279.7
8) Dont know321.4
9) No answer271.2
TOTAL2331100.0


LIVEASNS from General Social Survey, 2000

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Asian Americans? (LIVEASNS)
TOTAL%
1) Strong favor15010.7
2) Favor23216.6
3) Neither favor nor oppose68048.6
4) Oppose17012.2
5) Strongly oppose745.3
8) Dont know785.6
9) No answer141.0
TOTAL1398100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1990

White people have a right to keep (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly748.1
2) Agree slightly12413.5
3) Disagree slightly21823.8
4) Disagree strongly47151.4
8) No opinion272.9
9) No answer30.3
TOTAL917100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1996

White people have a right to keep (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly505.3
2) Agree slightly596.2
3) Disagree slightly17718.6
4) Disagree strongly63666.9
8) No opinion272.8
9) No answer20.2
TOTAL951100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 1996

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor909.3
2) Favor15015.5
3) Neither favor nor oppose44445.8
4) Oppose17317.9
5) Strongly oppose868.9
8) Dont know171.8
9) No answer90.9
TOTAL969100.0


LIVEASNS from General Social Survey, 1990

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Asian Americans? (LIVEASNS)
TOTAL%
1) Strong favor463.4
2) Favor14010.2
3) Neither favor nor oppose66348.3
4) Oppose35826.1
5) Strong oppose1289.3
8) Dont know272.0
9) No answer100.7
TOTAL1372100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1990

Before 1978 asked non-Blacks only, 1978 and later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/Blacks/African Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74354.2
2) No55040.1
8) Dont know755.5
9) No answer40.3
TOTAL1372100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1990

Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black456.0
2) Remain integrated66188.5
8) Dont know273.6
9) No answer141.9
TOTAL747100.0


LIVESO from General Social Survey, 1990

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were raised in the South? (Only asked of respondents in regions other than the South Atlantic, South East Central, and South West Central regions) (LIVESO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor454.9
2) Favor14616.0
3) Neither favor nor oppose53658.6
4) Oppose13214.4
5) Strongly oppose333.6
8) Dont know171.9
9) No answer50.5
TOTAL914100.0


LIVENO from General Social Survey, 1990

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were whites raised in the North? (Only asked of respondents in the South Atlantic, South East Central, and South West Central regions) (LIVENO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor388.3
2) Favor9320.3
3) Neither favor nor oppose26157.0
4) Oppose429.2
5) Strongly oppose81.7
8) Dont know102.2
9) No answer61.3
TOTAL458100.0


LIVEHSPS from General Social Survey, 1990

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were Hispanic Americans? (LIVEHSPS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor523.8
2) Favor1319.5
3) Neither favor nor oppose58442.6
4) Oppose40229.3
5) Strongly oppose16812.2
8) Dont know241.7
9) No answer110.8
TOTAL1372100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 1990

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor674.9
2) Favor14810.8
3) Neither favor nor oppose56841.4
4) Oppose39128.5
5) Strongly oppose17913.0
8) Dont know90.7
9) No answer100.7
TOTAL1372100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1996

Before 1978 asked non-Blacks only, 1978 and later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/Blacks/African Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,77161.0
2) No94932.7
8) Dont know1585.4
9) No answer260.9
TOTAL2904100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1988

White people have a right to keep (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly727.4
2) Agree slightly13814.1
3) Disagree slightly23023.5
4) Disagree strongly51052.2
8) No opinion262.7
9) No answer10.1
TOTAL977100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1988

<1978 Asked Non-Blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes79053.3
2) No61941.8
8) Dont know674.5
9) No answer50.3
TOTAL1481100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1988

Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/ Black/ African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black445.5
2) Remain integrated71389.7
8) Dont know192.4
9) No answer192.4
TOTAL795100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1991

Which statement on the card comes closest to how you, yourself, feel? White people have a right to keep (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/ Blacks/ African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly666.6
2) Agree slightly10510.6
3) Disagree slightly22122.3
4) Disagree strongly57457.8
8) No opinion212.1
9) No answer60.6
TOTAL993100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1991

Are there any (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes78851.9
2) No64842.7
8) Dont know664.4
9) No answer151.0
TOTAL1517100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1991

Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/ Black/ African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black435.4
2) Remain integrated71889.4
8) Dont know212.6
9) No answer212.6
TOTAL803100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1998

Before 1978 Asked non-blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/ Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,74961.8
2) No88731.3
8) Dont know1415.0
9) No answer551.9
TOTAL2832100.0


LIVEBLKS from General Social Survey, 1998

Would you favor living in a neighborhood where half of your neighbors were blacks? (LIVEBLKS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor21211.3
2) Favor24513.1
3) Neither favor nor oppose83944.8
4) Oppose35519.0
5) Strongly oppose1829.7
8) Dont know231.2
9) No answer150.8
TOTAL1871100.0


HOODRACE from Demographics in U.S. Congregations Survey, Parishioners

How would you describe the racial/ethnic groups in your neighborhood? (HOODRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Predominately/only White22233.0
2) Mostly White with a few minorities34351.0
3) About half White and half African American or Hispanic6910.3
4) Mostly African American or Hispanic263.9
5) Other specify121.8
TOTAL672100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1976

ASKED ONLY OF NON-BLACKS: Which statement comes closest to how you, yourself, feel: White people have a right to keep (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly28821.0
2) Agree slightly23717.3
3) Disagree slightly34625.3
4) Disagree strongly46634.0
8) No opinion261.9
9) No answer70.5
TOTAL1370100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1976

ASKED ONLY OF NON-BLACKS: Are there any (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes58042.3
2) No73753.8
8) Dont know503.6
9) No answer30.2
TOTAL1370100.0


JAPNNBR from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1981

ASKED ONLY IN VERSION A SURVEY (GENERAL POPULATION)--How do you feel about having Japanese in your neighborhood? Would you like to have some Japanese neighbors, wouldnt it make any difference to you or would you prefer not to have any Japanese neighbors? (JAPNNBR)
TOTAL%
1) Like to have some525.0
2) Wouldnt make any difference84681.4
3) Prefer not to have any1019.7
4) Dont know403.8
TOTAL1039100.0


JEWNBR from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1981

VERSION A QUESTION (GENERAL POPULATION) ASKS--How do you feel about having Jews in your neighborhood? Would you like to have some Jewish neighbors, wouldnt it make any difference to you or would you prefer not to have any Jewish neighbors? ; VERSION B QUESTION (JEWISH ONLY) ASKS--How would the majority of non-Jews feel about having Jews in their neighborhood? Do you think they would like to have some Jews, wouldnt it make any difference to them or would they prefer not to have any Jewish neighbors? (JEWNBR)
TOTAL%
1) Like to have some796.5
2) Wouldnt make any difference99782.1
3) Prefer not to have any998.2
4) Dont know393.2
TOTAL1214100.0


RACCLOS from General Social Survey, 1980

ASKED IN TERMS OF OPPOSITE RACE: If there are any [(Negro/Black/African-American)/White] families living in this neighborhood now, are there any [(Negro/Black/African-American)/White] families living close to you? (RACCLOS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes49573.1
2) No17826.3
8) Dont know10.1
9) No answer30.4
TOTAL677100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1976

ASKED ONLY OF NON-BLACKS: If yes to RACLIVE: Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black/African-American376.3
2) Remain integrated52189.4
8) Dont know172.9
9) No answer81.4
TOTAL583100.0


BLKNBR from Anti-Semitism in the United States, 1981

ASKED ONLY IN VERSION A SURVEY (GENERAL POPULATION)--How do you feel about having Blacks in your neighborhood? Would you like to have some Black neighbors, wouldnt it make any difference to you or would you prefer not to have any Black neighbors? (BLKNBR)
TOTAL%
1) Like to have some454.9
2) Wouldnt make any difference57262.4
3) Prefer not to have any27129.6
4) Dont know293.2
TOTAL917100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1980

Which statement comes closest to how you, yourself, feel: White people have a right to keep (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly22115.1
2) Agree slightly22015.0
3) Disagree slightly39727.0
4) Disagree strongly57639.2
8) No opinion503.4
9) No answer40.3
TOTAL1468100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1980

ASKED IN TERMS OF OPPOSITE RACE: Are there any [(Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67546.0
2) No73750.2
8) Dont know543.7
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL1468100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1980

ASKED IN TERMS OF OPPOSITE RACE: If there are any [(Negro/Black/African-American)/White] families living in this neighborhood now: Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black426.2
2) Remain integrated59788.2
8) Dont know263.8
9) No answer121.8
TOTAL677100.0


RACDIS from General Social Survey, 1980

ASKED IN TERMS OF OPPOSITE RACE: If there are any [(Negro/Black/African-American)/White] families living in this neighborhood now, how many blocks (or miles) away do they--[the (Negro/Black/African-American)/white] families who live closest to you--live? (RACDIS)
TOTAL%
1) On this block, a few doors/houses away31145.9
2) One to three blocks away, under one-quarter mile22332.9
3) Four to eight blocks away, one-quarter to one mile10315.2
4) Over eight blocks away, over one mile263.8
8) Dont know60.9
9) No answer81.2
TOTAL677100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1978

Are there any (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes74548.6
2) No73147.7
8) Dont know543.5
9) No answer20.1
TOTAL1532100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1978

If yes to RACLIVE: Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black/African-American476.3
2) Remain integrated66088.4
8) Dont know192.5
9) No answer212.8
TOTAL747100.0


HOMEOWN1 from Lilly Survey of Attitudes and Social Networks

A white homeowner decides to move out of the neighborhood, because she has noticed several racial minorities moving into the neighborhood. Even though she does get along with non-whites, she is afraid that the value of her home will decrease. Is her decision to move prejudice? (HOMEOWN1)
TOTAL%
0) Refused121.1
1) Yes73265.4
2) No33630.0
99) Dont know403.6
Missing1,441 
TOTAL1,120100.0


RANDOM7 from Lilly Survey of Attitudes and Social Networks

Randomization for BUYHOME part B2 (neighborhood racial composition) (RANDOM7)
TOTAL%
1) White65325.5
2) Black64225.1
3) Hispanic63824.9
4) Asian62824.5
TOTAL2,561100.0


RANDOM12 from Lilly Survey of Attitudes and Social Networks

Randomization for PREFER (neighborhood racial composition) (RANDOM12)
TOTAL%
1) White64925.3
2) Black63824.9
3) Hispanic63024.6
4) Asian64125.0
5) American Indian30.1
TOTAL2,561100.0


HOMEOWN2 from Lilly Survey of Attitudes and Social Networks

A white homeowner decides to move out of the neighborhood, because she has noticed several racial minorities moving into the neighborhood. Even though she does get along with non-whites, she is afraid that the value of her home will decrease. Is her decision to move racist? (HOMEOWN2)
TOTAL%
0) Refused131.2
1) Yes57451.3
2) No47342.2
99) Dont know605.4
Missing1,441 
TOTAL1,120100.0


PREFER from Lilly Survey of Attitudes and Social Networks

Given a house that you very much like, would you prefer this house to be in a neighborhood that is (a) 25% [respondents race] and 75% [rotate Asian, black, Hispanic, white (not respondents own race)] or (b) one that is 25% each [respondents race] [each of the three racial groups respondent is not]? (PREFER)
TOTAL%
0) Refused220.9
1) 25 and 75 percent57522.5
2) No preference69427.1
3) 25 percent each1,20347.0
99) Dont know662.6
TOTAL2,560100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1994

Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black286.2
2) Remain integrated39587.6
8) Dont know204.4
9) No answer81.8
TOTAL451100.0


MEASIAN5 from Project Canada 1995

How much do you agree with the following? - Id approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree30217.7
2) Agree1,15367.7
3) Disagree18510.9
4) Strongly disagree533.1
8) Undecided20.1
9) Varied70.4
TOTAL1702100.0


RACESEG from General Social Survey, 1994

White people have a right to keep (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACESEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly1025.1
2) Agree slightly1979.9
3) Disagree slightly47223.6
4) Disagree strongly1,17658.9
8) No opinion442.2
9) No answer50.3
TOTAL1996100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1994

Before 1978 asked non-Blacks only, 1978 & later all asked about opposite race: Are there any [(Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1,82060.8
2) No1,01433.9
8) Dont know1434.8
9) No answer150.5
TOTAL2992100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Adolescent Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right481.8
2) Often right1786.8
3) Not sure54120.5
4) Often wrong85132.3
5) Always wrong1,01538.5
TOTAL2633100.0


RACLIVE from General Social Survey, 1993

(Asked about opposite race) Are there any [(Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans)/Whites] living in this neighborhood now? (RACLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes95559.5
2) No56235.0
8) Dont know794.9
9) No answer100.6
TOTAL1606100.0


RACIALMV from A Study of the North American Hispanic Adventist Church - Youth Survey

In your opinion, how right or wrong are each of these? -- Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (RACIALMV)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong62855.1
2) Often wrong15213.3
3) Not sure23320.5
4) Often right877.6
5) Always right393.4
TOTAL1139100.0


YDISCRIM from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Youth Component

The Olsons are a white family who live in a neighborhood of mostly white people. A black family is considering buying a house nearby. The Olsons are trying to stop the black family from moving in. How right or wrong is it for the Olsons to do this? (YDISCRIM)
TOTAL%
1) Very wrong5,29865.8
2) Wrong1,61720.1
3) Not sure6598.2
4) Right2132.6
5) Very right2653.3
TOTAL8052100.0


RACINTEG from General Social Survey, 1993

Do you think this neighborhood will become all (Negro/Black/African-American) in the next few years, or will it remain integrated? (RACINTEG)
TOTAL%
1) All Negro/Black404.1
2) Remain integrated88391.5
8) Dont know262.7
9) No answer161.7
TOTAL965100.0


RACSEG from General Social Survey, 1993

White people have a right to keep (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) out of their neighborhoods if they want to, and (Negroes/Blacks/African-Americans) should respect that right. (RACSEG)
TOTAL%
1) Agree strongly423.9
2) Agree slightly10910.1
3) Disagree slightly21820.3
4) Disagree strongly68163.3
8) No opinion232.1
9) No answer20.2
TOTAL1075100.0


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

In your opinion, how right or wrong are each of these? -- Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood (RACIALMV)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong1,22658.6
2) Often wrong33215.9
3) Not sure31014.8
4) Often right1657.9
5) Always right602.9
TOTAL2093100.0


KEEPOUT from Mennonite Church Member Profile, 1989

People (black, red or white) have a right to keep others out of their neighborhood if they want to, and this right should be respected. (KEEPOUT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree421.4
2) Agree2327.6
3) Uncertain38312.6
4) Disagree1,51549.9
5) Strongly disagree86628.5
TOTAL3038100.0


RACESELL from Mennonite Church Member Profile, 1989

If ones own house were up for sale, one should be willing to sell it to an interested family of another race regardless of possible neighborhood reaction. (RACESELL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree62220.6
2) Agree1,53250.6
3) Uncertain55118.2
4) Disagree2769.1
5) Strongly disagree451.5
TOTAL3026100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Adult Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right431.1
2) Often right2907.3
3) Not sure63616.1
4) Often wrong1,61941.0
5) Always wrong1,36234.5
TOTAL3950100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Coordinators Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right30.7
2) Often right71.6
3) Not sure429.4
4) Often wrong16336.5
5) Always wrong23251.9
TOTAL447100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Core Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right1321.2
2) Often right6205.6
3) Not sure1,56414.2
4) Often wrong4,13337.6
5) Always wrong4,53441.3
TOTAL10983100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Leadership

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right410.9
2) Often right1523.5
3) Not sure3878.8
4) Often wrong1,66337.8
5) Always wrong2,15749.0
TOTAL4400100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Pastors Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right91.7
2) Often right81.6
3) Not sure71.4
4) Often wrong14928.9
5) Always wrong34266.4
TOTAL515100.0


MOVERACE from Effective Christian Education: A National Study of Protestant Congregations, 1991 - Teachers Component

How right or wrong is the following statement - Efforts by one racial group to keep people of another race from moving into their neighborhood. (MOVERACE)
TOTAL%
1) Always right290.8
2) Often right1374.0
3) Not sure3389.8
4) Often wrong1,35139.3
5) Always wrong1,58346.0
TOTAL3438100.0


MEASIAN5 from Project Canada 1975-95 Panel Study

How much do you agree with the following? - Id approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4812.5
2) Agree29275.8
3) Disagree379.6
4) Strongly disagree61.6
9) Varied20.5
TOTAL385100.0


MEASIAN5 from Project Canada 1980-95 Panel Study

How much do you agree with the following? - Id approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree2910.9
2) Agree20877.9
3) Disagree249.0
4) Strongly disagree51.9
9) Varied10.4
TOTAL267100.0


MEASIAN5 from Project Canada 1985-95 Panel Study

How much do you agree with the following? - Id approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree4911.7
2) Agree31976.1
3) Disagree378.8
4) Strongly disagree133.1
9) Varied10.2
TOTAL419100.0


MEASIAN5 from Project Canada 1990-95 Panel Study

How much do you agree with the following? - Id approve of having families from Asian countries come to live in my neighborhood. (MEASIAN5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly agree8413.4
2) Agree47174.9
3) Disagree568.9
4) Strongly disagree162.5
9) Varied20.3
TOTAL629100.0


MRTDISCR from Young Adolescents and Their Parents: A National Study, 1984 - Mother Component

The Olsons are a white family who live in a neighborhood of mostly white people. A black family is considering buying a house nearby. The Olsons are trying to stop the black family from moving in. How right or wrong is it for the Olsons to do this? (MRTDISCR)
TOTAL%
1) Very wrong2,90248.9
2) Wrong2,00633.8
3) Im not sure81013.7
4) Right1162.0
5) Very right981.7
TOTAL5932100.0




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