Sex before marriage
Variable: premarsx
Module:
Core
Subject:
Sex
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

There's been a lot of discussion about the way morals and attitudes about sex are changing in this country. If a man and woman have sex relations before marriage, do you think it is always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only
sometimes, or not wrong at all?

Year Availability
Available in 27 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 Always wrong
2 Almst always wrg
3 Sometimes wrong
4 Not wrong at all
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1974 1975 1977 1978 1982 1983 1985 1986 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
563 472 441 459 437 520 427 422 396 251 272 229 274 283 496 452 476 502 242 238 509 305 305 273 324 389 278
182 181 176 141 175 152 155 123 127 102 84 103 98 106 192 183 166 157 73 79 167 90 116 72 111 100 95
373 337 342 340 304 359 378 294 328 214 221 205 186 218 389 429 378 384 176 157 379 206 241 206 257 263 213
419 439 468 541 578 763 601 643 574 388 394 356 435 443 830 832 784 749 394 409 882 692 742 704 956 1101 943
65 48 58 39 34 55 31 48 39 27 31 32 28 27 60 58 65 75 18 18 44 30 21 33 18 25 19
11 7 5 10 4 11 7 4 6 6 4 3 3 3 10 6 2 10 5 5 11 6 5 14 9 10 11
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 493 531 444 493 526 1015 944 961 940 1857 1906 2518 694 614 672 863 979 789
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 37049
Missing cases 25417