To think for ones self
Variable: thnkself
Module:
Core
Subject:
Children
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

If you had to choose, which thing on this list would you pick as the most important for a child to learn to prepare him or her for life? [INTERVIEWER: READ CHOICES]
A. Which comes next in importance?
B. Which comes third?
C. Which comes fourth?
3. To think for himself or herself

Year Availability
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Most important
2 2nd important
3 3rd important
4 4th important
5 Least important
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
379 929 482 529 440 510 551 1058 973 928 903 447 423 459 615 576 594 726 817 643
128 336 178 183 171 161 154 339 324 344 355 183 163 193 285 250 243 310 348 308
101 209 126 101 90 130 125 232 242 260 267 118 108 154 191 216 223 283 345 269
83 208 127 129 110 135 140 253 260 257 266 110 129 157 197 237 197 279 335 243
41 118 64 58 60 46 61 96 96 91 72 41 45 32 63 70 66 72 89 79
8 19 20 35 28 35 26 33 30 31 33 13 8 7 14 28 15 17 22 21
730 0 484 502 473 500 549 981 979 921 921 1853 1936 3508 658 667 636 851 911 785
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 25398
Missing cases 37068