Achievement depends on educ and ability
Variable: usclass3
Module:
Core
Subject:
Social Class
,
Social Mobility
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Here are different opinions about social differences in this country. Please tell me for each one whether you strongly agree, somewhat, agree, somewhat disagree, or strongly disagree. READ EACH STATEMENT. CIRCLE ONE CODE FOR EACH.
C. America has an open society. What one achieves in life no longer depends on one's family background, but on the abilities one has and the education one acquires.

Year Availability
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Strongly agree
2 Somewhat agree
3 Somewht disagree
4 Strngly disagree
8 No opinion
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1984
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Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1427
Missing cases 61039