Number of brothers and sisters
Variable: sibs
Module:
Core
Subject:
Siblings
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

How many brothers and sisters did you have? Please count those born alive, but no longer living, as well as those alive now. Also include stepbrothers and stepsisters, and children adopted by your parents.

Year Availability
Available in 32 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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103 86 76 95 89 80 98 73 103 98 64 84 60 89 63 77 64 74 89 162 140 105 142 140 144 145 89 94 96 95 130 95
249 221 218 206 194 194 216 212 240 237 222 233 236 261 226 237 224 236 260 537 501 493 507 505 553 560 394 401 368 461 550 472
249 231 214 243 222 249 268 230 269 274 266 240 268 273 292 311 261 276 341 581 570 558 569 583 556 605 400 412 410 496 596 483
217 197 224 212 222 188 210 195 273 253 234 215 228 292 216 264 243 236 282 483 497 483 475 457 472 439 315 320 331 436 452 384
169 159 181 145 175 183 168 189 211 185 158 177 166 217 170 167 164 209 170 354 350 350 301 314 344 345 250 239 208 287 319 244
130 129 131 125 153 138 133 147 179 154 122 149 146 157 135 130 119 118 117 232 228 207 237 224 198 234 160 167 147 214 206 176
107 112 94 110 98 124 131 107 140 112 90 120 98 130 85 102 88 80 93 185 154 157 162 157 157 189 117 122 113 154 161 147
382 81 92 93 98 105 91 84 104 80 92 92 64 80 86 67 60 81 67 131 136 118 123 115 108 141 100 92 91 114 128 125
0 65 76 75 64 75 58 70 92 68 63 73 70 76 61 53 49 58 60 89 84 84 90 77 80 81 75 62 64 83 90 76
0 78 55 60 54 67 40 45 69 43 46 58 38 69 43 40 31 47 47 76 53 68 51 49 63 81 27 32 45 61 72 44
0 36 39 40 47 40 37 32 48 22 36 21 29 65 34 30 23 34 23 30 47 43 40 40 47 47 30 28 35 43 39 34
0 44 21 30 30 29 22 27 47 27 28 20 23 32 23 16 22 22 15 33 50 47 40 28 22 39 19 26 18 26 39 19
0 25 27 18 22 21 23 18 29 18 14 13 15 29 10 16 10 11 11 28 20 26 19 22 18 30 14 17 12 14 27 13
0 14 14 15 10 15 14 16 18 9 17 7 15 17 9 12 4 9 11 20 17 10 20 7 15 19 8 7 7 14 23 14
0 10 5 7 5 9 8 7 13 4 5 6 3 9 6 4 5 5 3 16 5 9 10 8 11 10 6 8 5 11 7 5
0 7 6 4 8 2 4 5 7 3 2 4 3 2 4 3 1 3 4 8 8 5 7 11 7 4 3 5 10 4 2 2
0 2 4 1 3 2 6 3 0 4 1 9 3 4 4 2 0 1 2 5 7 6 3 6 6 5 3 4 3 6 3 4
0 0 2 2 1 3 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 3 2 1 3 3 2 1 6 4 1
0 2 1 2 0 2 0 1 6 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 4 0 2 3 4 4 0 1 1 3 0
0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
0 1 1 0 0 1 1 3 2 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 0
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 13 25 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 3 1
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1518 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 2 1 0 4 0 3 5 0 0 4 3 5 2 5 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 2 4
6 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 3 0 8 4 3 6 4 4 1 8 3 6 5 12 6 7 2 3 2 5 1 6 3 1
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 60775
Missing cases 1691