Subjective class identification
Variable: class
Module:
Core
Subject:
Social Class
,
Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

A. If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would you say you belong in: the lower class, the working class, the middle class, or the upper class?

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Lower class
2 Working class
3 Middle class
4 Upper class
5 No class
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
104 27 64 72 65 67 83 75 105 46 66 62 95 108 77 76 57 81 106 148 169 153 142 167 191 191 175 175 200 228 286
760 358 689 714 692 743 715 673 918 374 679 688 631 816 662 654 623 649 713 1353 1302 1270 1280 1231 1213 1354 906 945 853 1160 1330
704 342 676 655 711 648 693 663 760 349 670 720 683 793 701 740 640 744 720 1374 1300 1292 1273 1253 1311 1331 853 851 839 1065 1146
36 21 46 41 23 59 36 50 61 30 47 59 48 70 36 60 43 35 49 99 113 102 108 94 84 95 73 58 65 66 81
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 1 2 1 2 2 7 0 0 0 5 22 4 2 4 0 5 4 8 4 2 15 10 19 11 5 14 11 16
9 5 9 7 6 11 3 5 9 5 11 5 8 10 1 5 5 8 13 14 12 11 12 5 3 2 5 10 3 8 8
0 751 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 795 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1518 0 0 0 0 0
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 58998
Missing cases 3468