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General Social Survey, 1998 - Analysis

CONGHLP2

If you had a problem or were faced with a difficult situation, how much comfort would the people in your congregation be willing to give you?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) A great deal43542.0%42.0%-0.74
2) Some24023.2%65.2%-0.41
3) A little827.9%73.1%-0.08
4) None484.6%77.8%0.25
8) Don't know646.2%84.0%1.57
9) No answer16616.0%100.0%1.89
Missing1797
Total Unweighted N = 1035





Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
A great deal38.1%
169
44.9%
266
042.0%
435
Some23.5%
104
23.0%
136
023.2%
240
A little7.0%
31
8.6%
51
07.9%
82
None5.0%
22
4.4%
26
04.6%
48
Don't know7.9%
35
4.9%
29
06.2%
64
No answer18.5%
82
14.2%
84
016.0%
166
Missing789100817970
Total 100%
443
100%
592
   
1035

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackOtherMissingTotal
A great deal41.1%
325
47.1%
80
40.5%
30
042.0%
435
Some23.5%
186
21.8%
37
23.0%
17
023.2%
240
A little8.3%
66
8.8%
15
1.4%
1
07.9%
82
None4.6%
36
4.1%
7
6.8%
5
04.6%
48
Don't know5.8%
46
5.9%
10
10.8%
8
06.2%
64
No answer16.7%
132
12.4%
21
17.6%
13
016.0%
166
Missing145023011717970
Total 100%
791
100%
170
100%
74
   
1035

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
A great deal50.0%
318
28.7%
79
28.6%
6
6.1%
3
53.7%
29
042.0%
435
Some21.4%
136
32.4%
89
23.8%
5
12.2%
6
7.4%
4
023.2%
240
A little7.7%
49
9.5%
26
14.3%
3
6.1%
3
1.9%
1
07.9%
82
None3.5%
22
7.3%
20
4.8%
1
4.1%
2
5.6%
3
04.6%
48
Don't know4.4%
28
8.4%
23
23.8%
5
10.2%
5
5.6%
3
06.2%
64
No answer13.1%
83
13.8%
38
4.8%
1
61.2%
30
25.9%
14
016.0%
166
Missing8884302934710317970
Total 100%
636
100%
275
100%
21
100%
49
100%
54
   
1035

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 Never marriedMarriedWidowed/Divorced/SeparatedMissingTotal
A great deal37.7%
80
44.6%
239
40.4%
116
042.0%
435
Some26.4%
56
21.1%
113
24.7%
71
023.2%
240
A little9.4%
20
7.3%
39
8.0%
23
07.9%
82
None5.2%
11
3.7%
20
5.9%
17
04.6%
48
Don't know6.1%
13
6.3%
34
5.9%
17
06.2%
64
No answer15.1%
32
17.0%
91
15.0%
43
016.0%
166
Missing45181053517971
Total 100%
212
100%
536
100%
287
   
1035

Age (I-AGE)

 18-29 years30-39 years40-49 years50-64 yearsMore than 65 yearsMissingTotal
A great deal42.4%
78
43.0%
110
41.5%
88
42.7%
85
40.2%
74
042.0%
435
Some20.1%
37
23.4%
60
25.5%
54
22.6%
45
23.9%
44
023.2%
240
A little10.9%
20
6.6%
17
7.1%
15
7.5%
15
8.2%
15
07.9%
82
None4.3%
8
3.9%
10
4.7%
10
5.0%
10
5.4%
10
04.6%
48
Don't know3.8%
7
6.6%
17
6.6%
14
8.5%
17
4.9%
9
06.2%
64
No answer18.5%
34
16.4%
42
14.6%
31
13.6%
27
17.4%
32
016.0%
166
Missing35343136834629517974
Total 100%
184
100%
256
100%
212
100%
199
100%
184
   
1035

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than high schoolHigh school4 years collegeMore than 4 years collegeMissingTotal
A great deal33.9%
21
46.5%
184
38.8%
174
43.9%
54
242.0%
433
Some33.9%
21
22.7%
90
22.7%
102
21.1%
26
123.2%
239
A little8.1%
5
6.8%
27
8.7%
39
8.9%
11
08.0%
82
None4.8%
3
4.8%
19
5.1%
23
2.4%
3
04.7%
48
Don't know6.5%
4
4.5%
18
6.7%
30
8.9%
11
16.1%
63
No answer12.9%
8
14.6%
58
18.0%
81
14.6%
18
116.0%
165
Missing9878172918218027
Total 100%
62
100%
396
100%
449
100%
123
   
1030

Political party (I-PARTYID)

 DemocratRepublicanOtherMissingTotal
A great deal38.4%
187
45.9%
179
43.9%
68
142.1%
434
Some26.1%
127
23.8%
93
12.9%
20
023.3%
240
A little8.6%
42
7.2%
28
7.7%
12
07.9%
82
None4.9%
24
4.6%
18
3.9%
6
04.7%
48
Don't know6.0%
29
5.4%
21
9.0%
14
06.2%
64
No answer16.0%
78
13.1%
51
22.6%
35
215.9%
164
Missing82957738518006
Total 100%
487
100%
390
100%
155
   
1032

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