Sex before marriage -- teens 14-16
Variable: teensex
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?
A. What if they are in their early teens, say 14 to 16 years old? In that case, do you think sex relations before marriage are always wrong, almost always wrong, wrong only sometimes, or not wrong at all?

Year Availability
Available in 19 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
1986 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
965 675 702 615 678 733 1363 1339 1318 1337 644 625 1422 925 952 872 1108 1145 892
274 158 158 160 177 186 336 321 299 280 131 137 302 213 221 187 251 309 262
159 108 88 94 95 102 176 191 157 164 78 90 167 121 165 151 205 231 248
47 32 43 29 44 39 77 83 64 64 37 43 76 59 81 73 102 181 132
21 11 12 26 24 16 17 23 30 27 16 11 21 7 7 14 7 19 18
4 4 3 4 6 4 8 3 3 5 2 0 4 4 4 5 2 3 7
0 493 531 444 493 526 1015 944 961 940 1857 1906 2518 694 614 672 863 979 789
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 25234
Missing cases 37232