What is ideal number of kids for family
Variable: numkids
Module:
ISSP Family & Gender Roles
Subject:
Children
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

All in all, what do you think is the ideal number of children for a family to have? Please just write a number in the box below.

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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
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7 Seven or more
-1 Not applicable
8 Don't know
9 No answer
1988 1994 2012
12 9 12
25 34 32
733 783 637
333 295 355
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26 17 23
15 4 10
12 1 2
67 1547 672
11 18 89
64 125 24
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 3830
Missing cases 58636