December 2006 Values Update Survey

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NOGRWLMT

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

For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. I don't believe that there are any real limits to growth in this country today.
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 14.5% 14.5%
Mostly agree 42.1% 56.6%
Mostly disagree 29.9% 86.5%
Completely disagree 9% 95.5%
Don't know/Refused 4.4% 99.9%
Total N = 1025

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Completely agree 13.5% 16.8% 18.4% 10.4% 10.8% 16.3% 14.5%
Mostly agree 46.2% 42.1% 39.6% 46.4% 37.4% 41.5% 42.1%
Mostly disagree 30.0% 26.4% 35.0% 26.8% 35.7% 26.2% 30.0%
Completely disagree 10.4% 9.7% 6.5% 11.2% 7.9% 8.6% 9.0%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 5.0% 0.5% 5.2% 8.2% 7.4% 4.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 14.9% 14.2% 14.5%
Mostly agree 45.2% 39.2% 42.1%
Mostly disagree 28.2% 31.6% 29.9%
Completely disagree 8.8% 9.1% 9.0%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 5.9% 4.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1025


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Completely agree 12.1% 15.4% 14.4% 14.4% 14.4%
Mostly agree 36.7% 40.8% 47.7% 43.0% 42.4%
Mostly disagree 31.5% 31.1% 26.6% 30.7% 30.0%
Completely disagree 12.1% 9.2% 8.8% 7.3% 9.0%
Don't know/Refused 7.6% 3.5% 2.5% 4.6% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1016


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Completely agree 14.5% 14.3% 15.0% 14.6%
Mostly agree 55.3% 39.6% 36.3% 42.1%
Mostly disagree 20.3% 34.4% 33.4% 30.6%
Completely disagree 7.1% 8.3% 10.3% 8.8%
Don't know/Refused 2.7% 3.3% 4.9% 3.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
963


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Completely agree 14.1% 16.7% 14.6% 14.5%
Mostly agree 44.2% 41.0% 35.5% 42.2%
Mostly disagree 28.3% 30.4% 35.8% 29.9%
Completely disagree 8.8% 9.7% 9.9% 9.1%
Don't know/Refused 4.5% 2.2% 4.2% 4.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1012



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