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Q2: Quality of Life for Blacks: Last Ten Years

Looking back over the last ten years, do you think the quality of life for Blacks in the United States has gotten better, gotten worse, or stayed about the same?

1 Better 34050.7%
2 Worse 7711.5%
3 Stayed the Same 23434.9%
Missing Data
8 DK/No Opinion 131.9%
9 NA/Refused 60.9%
Total 670 100%

Based upon 651 valid cases out of 670 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.84
  • median: 1.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 3
  • standard deviation: 0.93

Location: 34-34 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 8 , 9


Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News "Nightline" Jackie Robinson Poll, February 1997.

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