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Q4B: Why few Black coaches: White owners race bias

As you may know, many professional atheletes are Black, but very few professionl team coaches are Black. I'm going to read some possible reasons why this occurs. For each reason, tell me whether you agree or disagree. A possible reason is that team owners are mostly White and are racially- biased against Blacks when it comes to coaching and other management positions.

1 Agree 28943.1%
2 Disagree 32248.1%
Missing Data
8 DK/No Opinion 466.9%
9 NA/Refused 131.9%
Total 670 100%

Based upon 611 valid cases out of 670 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.53
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 2.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 2
  • standard deviation: 0.50

Location: 43-43 (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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