December 2006 Values Update Survey

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INTERDAT

(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 think it's all right for blacks and whites to date each other.
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 51.2% 51.2%
Mostly agree 31.9% 83.1%
Mostly disagree 5.9% 89%
Completely disagree 6.8% 95.8%
Don't know/Refused 4.1% 99.9%
Total N = 982

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Completely agree 68.8% 69.4% 59.8% 50.8% 37.9% 23.1% 51.5%
Mostly agree 25.7% 22.2% 27.2% 32.6% 44.6% 39.5% 31.8%
Mostly disagree 1.2% 2.7% 2.9% 7.0% 6.7% 14.9% 6.0%
Completely disagree 4.3% 5.7% 5.7% 6.8% 3.5% 13.4% 6.7%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.0% 4.4% 2.9% 7.4% 9.1% 4.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
961


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 51.9% 50.8% 51.3%
Mostly agree 32.6% 31.3% 31.9%
Mostly disagree 4.9% 6.9% 5.9%
Completely disagree 6.7% 6.8% 6.7%
Don't know/Refused 4.0% 4.2% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
982


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Completely agree 37.6% 46.4% 56.5% 60.3% 51.4%
Mostly agree 34.9% 34.3% 29.9% 28.5% 31.8%
Mostly disagree 8.2% 6.3% 6.6% 3.8% 6.0%
Completely disagree 13.7% 9.2% 3.7% 2.7% 6.7%
Don't know/Refused 5.5% 3.8% 3.3% 4.7% 4.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
978


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Completely agree 44.4% 55.4% 52.6% 51.4%
Mostly agree 32.2% 28.6% 34.8% 32.2%
Mostly disagree 7.8% 7.0% 4.5% 6.1%
Completely disagree 10.9% 6.6% 4.5% 6.8%
Don't know/Refused 4.6% 2.4% 3.5% 3.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
907


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Completely agree 47.3% 60.1% 62.8% 51.4%
Mostly agree 31.5% 36.7% 29.4% 31.7%
Mostly disagree 7.3% 2.3% 2.9% 6.0%
Completely disagree 9.1% 0.0% 2.0% 6.9%
Don't know/Refused 4.9% 0.9% 2.9% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
973



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