V3: Q1.MOST IMPRNT PRBLM TEEN

1. Think about the problems facing teenagers. What do you think is the most important problem facing teenagers today?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
0 Specific Answer 00.0%
1 Drugs 40538.4%
2 Violence/crime 20319.2%
3 Guns 312.9%
4 Pregnancy 565.3%
5 - 312.9%
6 - 484.5%
7 - 989.3%
8 - 131.2%
9 - 424.0%
10 - 60.6%
11 - 70.7%
12 - 70.7%
14 - 70.7%
15 - 60.6%
16 - 100.9%
17 - 141.3%
96 Nothing 60.6%
97 Everything 20.2%
98 - 252.4%
Missing Data
99 DK/NA 383.6%
Total 1,055 100%

Based upon 1,017 valid cases out of 1,055 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 98
  • mean: 6.653
  • standard deviation: 17.037

Location: 30-31 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 99

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: CBS News/New York Times Teenage Problems Poll, May 1994 .

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

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