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Representation and Parties, 1993

PETIT     ='Signing a Petitition'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        48      2.1      2.4      2.4
HAVE                            1      1609     71.7     79.6     82.0
MIGHT                           2       304     13.5     15.0     97.0
NEVER                           3        61      2.7      3.0    100.0
                                .       223      9.9   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2022      Missing cases    223





NEWSWRT


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       147      6.5      7.3      7.3
HAVE                            1       378     16.8     18.8     26.1
MIGHT                           2      1125     50.1     55.9     82.0
NEVER                           3       363     16.2     18.0    100.0
                                .       233     10.4   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2012      Missing cases    233


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BOYCOT    ='Joining in Boycotts'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       248     11.0     12.4     12.4
HAVE                            1       243     10.8     12.2     24.6
MIGHT                           2       933     41.6     46.7     71.3
NEVER                           3       572     25.5     28.7    100.0
                                .       249     11.1   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1996      Missing cases    249


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LAWDEM    ='Unlawful Demonstrations'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       165      7.3      8.2      8.2
HAVE                            1       374     16.6     18.6     26.8
MIGHT                           2       919     40.9     45.8     72.6
NEVER                           3       550     24.5     27.4    100.0
                                .       237     10.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2008      Missing cases    237





TALKPH


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       170      7.6      8.5      8.5
HAVE                            1       200      8.9     10.0     18.5
MIGHT                           2       947     42.2     47.4     65.8
NEVER                           3       683     30.4     34.2    100.0
                                .       244     10.9   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2001      Missing cases    244


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OCCUPY    ='Occupying Buildings'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       236     10.5     11.8     11.8
HAVE                            1        24      1.1      1.2     13.0
MIGHT                           2       293     13.0     14.6     27.6
NEVER                           3      1448     64.5     72.4    100.0
                                .       244     10.9   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2001      Missing cases    244


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DAMAGE    ='Damaging Things'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        72      3.2      3.6      3.6
HAVE                            1        15       .7       .7      4.3
MIGHT                           2        59      2.6      2.9      7.3
NEVER                           3      1860     82.9     92.7    100.0
                                .       239     10.7   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2006      Missing cases    239





FIGHT     ='Fighting People'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        94      4.2      4.7      4.7
HAVE                            1         9       .4       .5      5.1
MIGHT                           2        80      3.6      4.0      9.1
NEVER                           3      1834     81.7     90.9    100.0
                                .       228     10.2   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2017      Missing cases    228


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FUNDP     ='State Funding Parties'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       233     10.4     11.8     11.8
DEF YES                         1        70      3.1      3.5     15.4
PROB YES                        2       198      8.8     10.0     25.4
CANT SAY                        3       284     12.6     14.4     39.8
PROB NO                         4       480     21.4     24.3     64.1
DEF NO                          5       707     31.5     35.9    100.0
                                .       274     12.2   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1971      Missing cases    274





SENATE    ='Establish Senate'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       480     21.4     24.4     24.4
DEF YES                         1        45      2.0      2.3     26.7
PROB YES                        2       135      6.0      6.8     33.5
CANT SAY                        3       266     11.8     13.5     47.0
PROB NO                         4       417     18.6     21.2     68.2
DEF NO                          5       627     27.9     31.8    100.0
                                .       276     12.3   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1969      Missing cases    276


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NINCMP    ='Increase MPs'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       193      8.6      9.7      9.7
DEF YES                         1        80      3.6      4.0     13.7
PROB YES                        2       248     11.0     12.5     26.2
CANT SAY                        3       332     14.8     16.7     42.9
PROB NO                         4       413     18.4     20.8     63.6
DEF NO                          5       723     32.2     36.4    100.0
                                .       255     11.4   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1990      Missing cases    255





NREFER    ='Binding Referendums'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       201      8.9     10.1     10.1
DEF YES                         1       630     28.1     31.8     42.0
PROB YES                        2       792     35.3     40.0     82.0
CANT SAY                        3       223      9.9     11.3     93.3
PROB NO                         4        91      4.0      4.6     97.9
DEF NO                          5        42      1.9      2.1    100.0
                                .       266     11.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1979      Missing cases    266


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NMAOSAY   ='More Maori Say in Government'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        94      4.2      4.7      4.7
DEF YES                         1       119      5.3      6.0     10.7
PROB YES                        2       241     10.7     12.0     22.7
CANT SAY                        3       538     24.0     26.9     49.6
PROB NO                         4       460     20.5     23.0     72.7
DEF NO                          5       547     24.3     27.3    100.0
                                .       246     11.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1999      Missing cases    246





PTYSEL    ='All party members select'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       330     14.7     16.6     16.6
DEF YES                         1       255     11.4     12.9     29.5
PROB YES                        2       725     32.3     36.6     66.2
CANT SAY                        3       468     20.8     23.6     89.8
PROB NO                         4       149      6.7      7.5     97.3
DEF NO                          5        53      2.4      2.7    100.0
                                .       265     11.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1980      Missing cases    265


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FREEVT    ='Freedom Against Party Policy'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       157      7.0      7.9      7.9
DEF YES                         1       694     30.9     35.0     42.9
PROB YES                        2       860     38.3     43.3     86.2
CANT SAY                        3       186      8.3      9.4     95.6
PROB NO                         4        60      2.7      3.0     98.7
DEF NO                          5        27      1.2      1.3    100.0
                                .       260     11.6   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1985      Missing cases    260





REDUCE    ='Reduce MPs to 80'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       223      9.9     11.2     11.2
DEF YES                         1       347     15.5     17.4     28.6
PROB YES                        2       435     19.4     21.8     50.5
CANT SAY                        3       429     19.1     21.5     72.0
PROB NO                         4       357     15.9     17.9     90.0
DEF NO                          5       200      8.9     10.0    100.0
                                .       254     11.3   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1992      Missing cases    254


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DISCLO    ='Make Parties Disclose Finances'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       142      6.3      7.1      7.1
DEF YES                         1       938     41.8     46.9     54.1
PROB YES                        2       620     27.6     31.0     85.1
CANT SAY                        3       207      9.2     10.3     95.4
PROB NO                         4        61      2.7      3.0     98.5
DEF NO                          5        31      1.4      1.5    100.0
                                .       248     11.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1997      Missing cases    248





MPMAJE    ='Majority in Electorate'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       112      5.0      5.6      5.6
EXTREME                         1       921     41.0     45.9     51.5
VERY                            2       691     30.8     34.5     86.0
MODERATE                        3       244     10.9     12.2     98.2
NOT VERY                        4        30      1.3      1.5     99.6
NOT AT ALL                      5         7       .3       .4    100.0
                                .       240     10.7   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2005      Missing cases    240


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MPMAJC    ='Majority of Caucus'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       175      7.8      8.8      8.8
EXTREME                         1       118      5.2      6.0     14.8
VERY                            2       427     19.0     21.6     36.4
MODERATE                        3       814     36.3     41.2     77.6
NOT VERY                        4       332     14.8     16.8     94.4
NOT AT ALL                      5       110      4.9      5.6    100.0
                                .       270     12.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1975      Missing cases    270





MPGOV     ='View of Government'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       180      8.0      9.2      9.2
EXTREME                         1       122      5.4      6.2     15.4
VERY                            2       403     18.0     20.5     35.9
MODERATE                        3       733     32.6     37.3     73.2
NOT VERY                        4       394     17.6     20.1     93.3
NOT AT ALL                      5       132      5.9      6.7    100.0
                                .       281     12.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1964      Missing cases    281


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MPMAJP    ='Majority in Party Conference'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       171      7.6      8.7      8.7
EXTREME                         1       127      5.7      6.5     15.2
VERY                            2       387     17.2     19.7     35.0
MODERATE                        3       680     30.3     34.7     69.7
NOT VERY                        4       458     20.4     23.4     93.1
NOT AT ALL                      5       136      6.0      6.9    100.0
                                .       287     12.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1958      Missing cases    287





MPINT     ='View of Interest Groups'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       168      7.5      8.6      8.6
EXTREME                         1       189      8.4      9.6     18.2
VERY                            2       512     22.8     26.1     44.3
MODERATE                        3       787     35.1     40.1     84.4
NOT VERY                        4       236     10.5     12.0     96.4
NOT AT ALL                      5        71      3.1      3.6    100.0
                                .       283     12.6   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1962      Missing cases    283


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MPPERS    ='MP Personal View'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       139      6.2      7.0      7.0
EXTREME                         1       421     18.7     21.3     28.3
VERY                            2       520     23.2     26.4     54.7
MODERATE                        3       502     22.4     25.4     80.1
NOT VERY                        4       264     11.7     13.3     93.4
NOT AT ALL                      5       129      5.8      6.6    100.0
                                .       270     12.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1975      Missing cases    270





MPMAJNZ


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       119      5.3      6.0      6.0
EXTREME                         1       650     28.9     32.8     38.8
VERY                            2       711     31.7     35.9     74.7
MODERATE                        3       394     17.6     19.9     94.6
NOT VERY                        4        87      3.9      4.4     99.0
NOT AT ALL                      5        19       .9      1.0    100.0
                                .       265     11.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1980      Missing cases    265


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MPMAND


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       172      7.7      8.7      8.7
EXTREME                         1       382     17.0     19.3     28.1
VERY                            2       612     27.3     31.0     59.1
MODERATE                        3       537     23.9     27.2     86.3
NOT VERY                        4       184      8.2      9.3     95.6
NOT AT ALL                      5        87      3.9      4.4    100.0
                                .       271     12.1   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1974      Missing cases    271





MPFIRS    ='What MP Should Consider'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

MAJ ELECT                       1       764     34.0     41.8     41.8
MAJ CONF                        2        29      1.3      1.6     43.4
GOVERNMENT                      3        54      2.4      3.0     46.3
MAJ CAUCUS                      4        34      1.5      1.9     48.2
GROUPS                          5        40      1.8      2.2     50.4
PERSONAL                        6       301     13.4     16.5     66.8
COUNTRY                         7       445     19.8     24.3     91.2
MANDATE                         8       161      7.2      8.8    100.0
                                .       415     18.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1830      Missing cases    415


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OUGMAJE   ='Does Majority in Electorate'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       212      9.4     10.9     10.9
EXTREME                         1       281     12.5     14.5     25.4
VERY                            2       334     14.9     17.3     42.7
MODERATE                        3       535     23.8     27.6     70.3
NOT VERY                        4       471     21.0     24.3     94.6
NOT AT ALL                      5       105      4.7      5.4    100.0
                                .       307     13.7   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1938      Missing cases    307





OUMAJC    ='Does Majority of Caucus'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       232     10.3     12.1     12.1
EXTREME                         1       229     10.2     12.0     24.1
VERY                            2       696     31.0     36.3     60.4
MODERATE                        3       573     25.5     29.9     90.3
NOT VERY                        4       150      6.7      7.8     98.1
NOT AT ALL                      5        36      1.6      1.9    100.0
                                .       327     14.6   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1918      Missing cases    327


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OUGOV     ='Does View of Government'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       212      9.5     11.0     11.0
EXTREME                         1       540     24.1     28.1     39.1
VERY                            2       682     30.4     35.4     74.5
MODERATE                        3       357     15.9     18.6     93.1
NOT VERY                        4       107      4.8      5.6     98.6
NOT AT ALL                      5        26      1.2      1.4    100.0
                                .       320     14.2   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1926      Missing cases    320





OUMAJP    ='Does Majority Party Conference'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       225     10.0     11.8     11.8
EXTREME                         1       286     12.8     15.0     26.7
VERY                            2       701     31.2     36.6     63.4
MODERATE                        3       500     22.2     26.1     89.5
NOT VERY                        4       165      7.4      8.6     98.1
NOT AT ALL                      5        36      1.6      1.9    100.0
                                .       332     14.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1914      Missing cases    332


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OUINT     ='Does Interest Groups'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       235     10.5     12.4     12.4
EXTREME                         1        95      4.2      5.0     17.3
VERY                            2       255     11.3     13.4     30.8
MODERATE                        3       610     27.2     32.1     62.9
NOT VERY                        4       551     24.5     29.0     91.9
NOT AT ALL                      5       154      6.8      8.1    100.0
                                .       347     15.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1898      Missing cases    347





OUPERS    ='Does Personal View'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       211      9.4     10.9     10.9
EXTREME                         1       299     13.3     15.5     26.4
VERY                            2       426     19.0     22.1     48.5
MODERATE                        3       542     24.1     28.0     76.5
NOT VERY                        4       352     15.7     18.2     94.7
NOT AT ALL                      5       101      4.5      5.3    100.0
                                .       314     14.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1931      Missing cases    314


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OUMAJNZ


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       199      8.9     10.4     10.4
EXTREME                         1       275     12.2     14.3     24.7
VERY                            2       346     15.4     18.0     42.7
MODERATE                        3       504     22.4     26.2     68.9
NOT VERY                        4       444     19.8     23.1     92.0
NOT AT ALL                      5       153      6.8      8.0    100.0
                                .       324     14.4   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1921      Missing cases    324





OUMAND


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

CANT SAY                        0       230     10.2     12.0     12.0
EXTREME                         1       240     10.7     12.4     24.4
VERY                            2       361     16.1     18.8     43.2
MODERATE                        3       466     20.8     24.2     67.4
NOT VERY                        4       392     17.5     20.4     87.8
NOT AT ALL                      5       235     10.5     12.2    100.0
                                .       320     14.3   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1925      Missing cases    320


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OUFIRS    ='MP Does Consider'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

MAJ ELECT                       1       195      8.7     12.0     12.0
MAJ CONF                        2       115      5.1      7.1     19.1
GOVERNMENT                      3       703     31.3     43.3     62.4
MAJ CAUCUS                      4       129      5.7      7.9     70.4
GROUPS                          5        29      1.3      1.8     72.1
PERSONAL                        6       213      9.5     13.1     85.3
COUNTRY                         7       142      6.3      8.8     94.0
MANDATE                         8        97      4.3      6.0    100.0
                                .       622     27.7   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1623      Missing cases    622





ADVANT    ='Most Take Advantage'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        87      3.9      4.3      4.3
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       220      9.8     11.0     15.3
AGREE                           2       913     40.7     45.7     61.0
NEITHER                         3       229     10.2     11.4     72.4
DISAGREE                        4       506     22.6     25.3     97.8
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        45      2.0      2.2    100.0
                                .       245     10.9   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2000      Missing cases    245


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STRONGL   ='Strong Leaders Needed'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       141      6.3      7.0      7.0
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       325     14.5     16.2     23.3
AGREE                           2       768     34.2     38.3     61.6
NEITHER                         3       242     10.8     12.1     73.7
DISAGREE                        4       426     19.0     21.3     95.0
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       100      4.5      5.0    100.0
                                .       242     10.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2003      Missing cases    242





WILLP     ='Most Lack Will Power'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       111      4.9      5.6      5.6
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        96      4.3      4.8     10.4
AGREE                           2       682     30.4     34.1     44.5
NEITHER                         3       278     12.4     13.9     58.4
DISAGREE                        4       680     30.3     34.0     92.4
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       152      6.8      7.6    100.0
                                .       245     10.9   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2000      Missing cases    245


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TRUST     ='Most Can Be Trusted'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        96      4.3      4.4      4.4
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        72      3.2      3.3      7.7
AGREE                           2      1332     59.3     60.8     68.5
NEITHER                         3       267     11.9     12.2     80.7
DISAGREE                        4       361     16.1     16.5     97.2
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        61      2.7      2.8    100.0
                                .        56      2.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2189      Missing cases     56





MPTOUCH   ='MPs Out of Touch'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       136      6.1      6.2      6.2
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       404     18.0     18.4     24.6
AGREE                           2       934     41.6     42.6     67.2
NEITHER                         3       295     13.1     13.5     80.7
DISAGREE                        4       400     17.8     18.3     99.0
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        23      1.0      1.0    100.0
                                .        53      2.4   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2192      Missing cases     53


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COOPER    ='Humans Cooperative'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       144      6.4      7.3      7.3
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        63      2.8      3.2     10.4
AGREE                           2      1169     52.1     59.0     69.5
NEITHER                         3       314     14.0     15.9     85.3
DISAGREE                        4       255     11.4     12.9     98.2
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        35      1.6      1.8    100.0
                                .       265     11.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1980      Missing cases    265





DEATH     ='Against Death Penalty'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       152      6.8      7.6      7.6
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       239     10.6     12.0     19.6
AGREE                           2       478     21.3     23.9     43.5
NEITHER                         3       157      7.0      7.9     51.4
DISAGREE                        4       708     31.5     35.5     86.9
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       262     11.7     13.1    100.0
                                .       249     11.1   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1997      Missing cases    249


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NOSAY     ='People Have No Say'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        91      4.0      4.5      4.5
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       368     16.4     18.4     22.9
AGREE                           2       884     39.4     44.2     67.1
NEITHER                         3       191      8.5      9.5     76.6
DISAGREE                        4       423     18.8     21.1     97.8
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        45      2.0      2.2    100.0
                                .       244     10.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2002      Missing cases    244





UNDERS    ='Good Understanding Issues'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       186      8.3      9.3      9.3
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       130      5.8      6.5     15.8
AGREE                           2      1137     50.6     56.9     72.7
NEITHER                         3       293     13.0     14.6     87.3
DISAGREE                        4       227     10.1     11.4     98.7
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        26      1.2      1.3    100.0
                                .       246     11.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    1999      Missing cases    246


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DISCIP    ='Young Need Discipline'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        83      3.7      4.1      4.1
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       427     19.0     21.3     25.5
AGREE                           2       849     37.8     42.4     67.8
NEITHER                         3       300     13.4     15.0     82.8
DISAGREE                        4       296     13.2     14.8     97.6
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        48      2.1      2.4    100.0
                                .       242     10.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2003      Missing cases    242

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GOVBIG    ='Government Run by Biggies'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       273     12.2     13.6     13.6
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       378     16.8     18.9     32.5
AGREE                           2       814     36.3     40.6     73.1
NEITHER                         3       256     11.4     12.8     85.9
DISAGREE                        4       268     11.9     13.3     99.2
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        16       .7       .8    100.0
                                .       240     10.7   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2005      Missing cases    240


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TRSGOV    ='Can Trust the Government'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       142      6.3      6.4      6.4
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        32      1.4      1.5      7.9
AGREE                           2       640     28.5     29.1     37.0
NEITHER                         3       390     17.4     17.7     54.7
DISAGREE                        4       814     36.3     37.0     91.7
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       182      8.1      8.3    100.0
                                .        44      2.0   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2201      Missing cases     44





POLCOMP   ='Politics Too Complicated'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        55      2.4      2.7      2.7
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       178      7.9      8.8     11.5
AGREE                           2       911     40.6     45.2     56.7
NEITHER                         3       256     11.4     12.7     69.4
DISAGREE                        4       539     24.0     26.7     96.2
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        77      3.4      3.8    100.0
                                .       230     10.2   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2015      Missing cases    230


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MPCARE    ='MPs Dont Care'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       100      4.5      4.6      4.6
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       303     13.5     13.8     18.4
AGREE                           2      1157     51.5     52.8     71.1
NEITHER                         3       252     11.2     11.5     82.6
DISAGREE                        4       356     15.8     16.2     98.8
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        26      1.1      1.2    100.0
                                .        52      2.3   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2194      Missing cases     52





JOBPUB    ='I Could Do Job'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       270     12.0     13.5     13.5
STRONGLY AGREE                  1       122      5.4      6.1     19.5
AGREE                           2       746     33.2     37.3     56.8
NEITHER                         3       330     14.7     16.5     73.3
DISAGREE                        4       469     20.9     23.4     96.7
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5        67      3.0      3.3    100.0
                                .       242     10.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2003      Missing cases    242


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LUCK      ='More Bad Than Good Luck'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0       116      5.2      5.8      5.8
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        78      3.5      3.9      9.7
AGREE                           2       236     10.5     11.8     21.4
NEITHER                         3       475     21.2     23.7     45.2
DISAGREE                        4       829     36.9     41.4     86.5
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       270     12.0     13.5    100.0
                                .       242     10.8   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2003      Missing cases    242





PLANCH    ='No Use to Plan'


                                                        Valid     Cum
Value Label                 Value  Frequency  Percent  Percent  Percent

DONT KNOW                       0        94      4.2      4.7      4.7
STRONGLY AGREE                  1        88      3.9      4.4      9.0
AGREE                           2       386     17.2     19.2     28.3
NEITHER                         3       234     10.4     11.7     39.9
DISAGREE                        4       924     41.2     46.0     85.9
STRONGLY DISAGREE               5       283     12.6     14.1    100.0
                                .       236     10.5   Missing
                                     -------  -------  -------
                            Total      2245    100.0    100.0

Valid cases    2009      Missing cases    236


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