December 2006 Values Update Survey

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I-EDUC

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Recoded EDUC (Recoded for use with online analysis)
  1) Less than high school
  2) High school graduate
  3) Some college
  4) College graduate and above

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Less than high school 13.3% 13.3%
High school graduate 36.3% 49.6%
Some college 23.6% 73.2%
College graduate and above 26.7% 99.9%
Total N = 1994

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Less than high school 16.5% 11.4% 11.1% 8.7% 15.4% 20.2% 13.5%
High school graduate 38.0% 31.1% 33.4% 40.1% 37.4% 40.4% 36.6%
Some college 37.1% 25.4% 20.9% 23.6% 19.6% 18.3% 23.6%
College graduate and above 8.4% 32.1% 34.7% 27.6% 27.6% 21.1% 26.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1960


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Less than high school 13.4% 13.3% 13.4%
High school graduate 36.7% 35.9% 36.3%
Some college 22.6% 24.6% 23.6%
College graduate and above 27.3% 26.2% 26.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Less than high school 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.3%
High school graduate 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 36.3%
Some college 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 23.6%
College graduate and above 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 26.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Less than high school 5.1% 13.6% 14.7% 12.0%
High school graduate 34.7% 38.3% 36.6% 36.7%
Some college 29.1% 21.5% 23.1% 24.0%
College graduate and above 31.1% 26.6% 25.7% 27.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1860


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Less than high school 9.5% 15.8% 28.0% 13.5%
High school graduate 36.3% 43.2% 33.0% 36.5%
Some college 24.6% 23.3% 20.1% 23.6%
College graduate and above 29.7% 17.6% 18.9% 26.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1974



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