To help others
Variable: helpoth
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?
5. To help others when they need help

Year Availability
Available in 20 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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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
100 209 127 123 119 126 135 252 241 253 247 127 151 159 217 237 214 311 357 312
216 516 332 312 273 316 337 567 589 567 590 279 281 304 443 440 452 528 656 533
243 630 285 329 271 332 314 717 642 636 630 316 289 339 479 442 431 598 668 508
143 371 206 196 179 175 208 381 373 375 344 154 126 170 188 211 207 207 230 173
30 74 44 40 29 33 37 61 50 49 52 23 21 23 24 19 19 26 23 16
8 19 3 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 25415
Missing cases 37051