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Note: Codebooks contain frequency data from the private data release. For some variables, these differ from the frequencies in the public release. Variables that differ between the public and private versions include "(not available on public release)" as part of the variable description, or a note indicating the difference between the public and private versions.

Mail: Family of Origin Interaction

nw001rer            Marital problems of the people who raised
                    respondent.

nw002rer            Did respondent have a close and confiding
                    relationship with an adult while growing up?

nw003rer            Could respondent count on friends while
                    growing up?

nw004rer-nw039rer   How were respondent or the 1957 graduate
                    treated by their parents during the first 
                    16 years of their lives?

nw040rer-nw054rer   How did respondent or 1957 graduate and 
                    parents treat one another during the first 
                    16 years of their lives?

NOTE:  Some of the items included in nw004rer-nw054rer were taken
       from The Conflict Tactics Scale discussed in "Measuring
       Intrafamily Conflict and Violence: The Conflict Tactics
       Scale" by M.A.Straus, 1979 in JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND
       THE FAMILY, 41, 75-88.  See also, BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: 
       VIOLENCE IN THE AMERICAN FAMILY by M.A. Straus, R.J.Gelles,
       and S.Steinmetz, 1980, Doubleday, NY: Anchor Press.

NOTE:  Questions in this section were not asked in the original sample
       member interview.

nw001rer: When you were growing up, did your parents or the persons who raised you have serious marital problems?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 52, MX001RER
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 75 62 137
0 RAISED BY ONLY ONE ADULT 49 55 104
1 YES 274 430 704
2 NO 1504 1613 3117

nw002rer: Did you have a close and confiding relationship with an adult when you were growing up?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 53
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 66 53 119
1 YES 1003 1206 2209
2 NO 833 901 1734

nw003rer: When you were growing up could you count on your friends when things went wrong?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 54
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 72 66 138
1 YES 1437 1603 3040
2 NO 393 491 884
Note: "The next questions are about you, your brother or sister
who graduated from high school in 1957 (the original sample
member), your mother and your father (or the persons who
raised you). We are interested in how your parents treated
each of you during the first 16 years of your lives."
These responses are coded in NW004RER-NW039RER.

Some of the items included in NW004RER-NW054RER were taken
from The Conflict Tactics Scale discussed in "Measuring
Intrafamily Conflict and Violence: The Conflict Tactics
Scale" by M.A.Straus, 1979 in JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND
THE FAMILY, 41, 75-88. See also, BEHIND CLOSED DOORS:
VIOLENCE IN THE AMERICAN FAMILY by M.A. Straus, R.J.Gelles,
and S.Steinmetz, 1980, Doubleday, NY: Anchor Press.

nw004rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father want you to go to college?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: sn14, 55aa
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 137 125 262
0 NOT AT ALL 503 763 1266
1 A LITTLE 384 403 787
2 SOME 368 372 740
3 A LOT 510 497 1007

nw005rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother want you to go to college?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ab
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 106 100 206
0 NOT AT ALL 370 608 978
1 A LITTLE 377 415 792
2 SOME 414 428 842
3 A LOT 635 609 1244

nw006rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father want your brother/sister to go to college?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ac
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 179 175 354
0 NOT AT ALL 452 598 1050
1 A LITTLE 395 362 757
2 SOME 415 403 818
3 A LOT 461 622 1083

nw007rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother want your brother/sister to go to college?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ad
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 150 148 298
0 NOT AT ALL 347 469 816
1 A LITTLE 391 385 776
2 SOME 443 434 877
3 A LOT 571 724 1295

nw008rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father get to know your friends?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ba
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 135 119 254
0 NOT AT ALL 196 289 485
1 A LITTLE 524 593 1117
2 SOME 688 692 1380
3 A LOT 359 467 826

nw009rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother get to know your friends?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55bb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 111 96 207
0 NOT AT ALL 83 89 172
1 A LITTLE 371 373 744
2 SOME 819 792 1611
3 A LOT 518 810 1328

nw010rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father get to know your brother's/sister's friends?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55bc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 183 195 378
0 NOT AT ALL 163 205 368
1 A LITTLE 500 549 1049
2 SOME 721 744 1465
3 A LOT 335 467 802

nw011rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother get to know your brother's/sister's friends?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55bd
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 153 163 316
0 NOT AT ALL 63 76 139
1 A LITTLE 347 346 693
2 SOME 809 839 1648
3 A LOT 530 736 1266

nw012rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father enjoy talking to you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ca
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 159 131 290
0 NOT AT ALL 121 207 328
1 A LITTLE 436 441 877
2 SOME 671 674 1345
3 A LOT 515 707 1222

nw013rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother enjoy talking to you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55cb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 134 111 245
0 NOT AT ALL 31 78 109
1 A LITTLE 220 289 509
2 SOME 725 665 1390
3 A LOT 792 1017 1809

nw014rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father enjoy talking to your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55cc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 208 224 432
0 NOT AT ALL 96 134 230
1 A LITTLE 387 383 770
2 SOME 716 761 1477
3 A LOT 495 658 1153

nw015rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother enjoy talking to your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55cd
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 173 194 367
0 NOT AT ALL 28 36 64
1 A LITTLE 189 229 418
2 SOME 716 724 1440
3 A LOT 796 977 1773

nw016rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father help when you needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55da
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 148 130 278
0 NOT AT ALL 96 144 240
1 A LITTLE 283 341 624
2 SOME 577 551 1128
3 A LOT 798 994 1792

nw017rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother help when you needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55db
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 123 104 227
0 NOT AT ALL 26 63 89
1 A LITTLE 140 194 334
2 SOME 503 505 1008
3 A LOT 1110 1294 2404

nw018rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father help your brother/sister when he/she needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55dc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 195 214 409
0 NOT AT ALL 78 110 188
1 A LITTLE 242 296 538
2 SOME 594 580 1174
3 A LOT 793 960 1753

nw019rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother help your brother/sister when he/she needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55dd
Revisions: Updated 1/99; corrected 9/00     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 161 179 340
0 NOT AT ALL 31 32 63
1 A LITTLE 115 158 273
2 SOME 509 519 1028
3 A LOT 1086 1272 2358
Note: Prior to the 9/00 release this variable was attributed to the father
instead of the mother.

nw020rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father hug you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ea
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 155 121 276
0 NOT AT ALL 765 623 1388
1 A LITTLE 552 614 1166
2 SOME 311 459 770
3 A LOT 119 343 462

nw021rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother hug you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55eb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 125 102 227
0 NOT AT ALL 259 443 702
1 A LITTLE 506 559 1065
2 SOME 606 549 1155
3 A LOT 406 507 913

nw022rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father hug your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ec
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 205 227 432
0 NOT AT ALL 621 637 1258
1 A LITTLE 577 594 1171
2 SOME 354 444 798
3 A LOT 145 258 403

nw023rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother hug your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ed
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 170 194 364
0 NOT AT ALL 240 404 644
1 A LITTLE 477 555 1032
2 SOME 618 564 1182
3 A LOT 397 443 840

nw024rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father let you make your own decisions?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55fa
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 152 146 298
0 NOT AT ALL 108 171 279
1 A LITTLE 330 371 701
2 SOME 703 842 1545
3 A LOT 609 630 1239

nw025rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother let you make your own decisions?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55fb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 120 121 241
0 NOT AT ALL 49 148 197
1 A LITTLE 307 346 653
2 SOME 825 945 1770
3 A LOT 601 600 1201

nw026rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father let your brother and/or sister make thier own decisions?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55fc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 208 238 446
0 NOT AT ALL 91 125 216
1 A LITTLE 328 302 630
2 SOME 766 894 1660
3 A LOT 509 601 1110

nw027rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother let your brother/sister make their own decisions?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55fd
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 169 204 373
0 NOT AT ALL 47 90 137
1 A LITTLE 276 267 543
2 SOME 851 977 1828
3 A LOT 559 622 1181

nw028rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father try to control everything you did?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ga
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 145 126 271
0 NOT AT ALL 607 796 1403
1 A LITTLE 756 695 1451
2 SOME 276 346 622
3 A LOT 118 197 315

nw029rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much your mother try to control everything you did?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55gb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 114 100 214
0 NOT AT ALL 528 629 1157
1 A LITTLE 769 684 1453
2 SOME 379 452 831
3 A LOT 112 295 407

nw030rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much your father try to control everything your brother/sister did?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55gc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 197 224 421
0 NOT AT ALL 571 738 1309
1 A LITTLE 734 688 1422
2 SOME 302 355 657
3 A LOT 98 155 253

nw031rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother try to control everything your brother/sister did?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55gd
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 160 185 345
0 NOT AT ALL 497 635 1132
1 A LITTLE 722 679 1401
2 SOME 414 456 870
3 A LOT 109 205 314

nw032rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father insult or swear at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ha
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 140 116 256
0 NOT AT ALL 1201 1547 2748
1 A LITTLE 352 274 626
2 SOME 142 139 281
3 A LOT 67 84 151

nw033rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother insult or swear at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55hb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 109 91 200
0 NOT AT ALL 1545 1668 3213
1 A LITTLE 180 224 404
2 SOME 56 112 168
3 A LOT 12 65 77

nw034rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father insult or swear at your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55hc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 182 206 388
0 NOT AT ALL 1238 1445 2683
1 A LITTLE 333 285 618
2 SOME 106 154 260
3 A LOT 43 70 113

nw035rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother insult or swear at your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55hd
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 146 172 318
0 NOT AT ALL 1503 1647 3150
1 A LITTLE 189 210 399
2 SOME 50 93 143
3 A LOT 14 38 52

nw036rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father slap, shove or throw things at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ia
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 135 109 244
0 NOT AT ALL 1267 1684 2951
1 A LITTLE 331 213 544
2 SOME 128 101 229
3 A LOT 41 53 94

nw037rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother slap, shove or throw things at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ib
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 105 89 194
0 NOT AT ALL 1427 1652 3079
1 A LITTLE 270 250 520
2 SOME 82 116 198
3 A LOT 18 53 71

nw038rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your father slap, shove or throw things at your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55ic
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 181 204 385
0 NOT AT ALL 1305 1590 2895
1 A LITTLE 297 206 503
2 SOME 98 102 200
3 A LOT 21 58 79

nw039rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your mother slap, shove or throw things at my brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 55id
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 140 171 311
0 NOT AT ALL 1442 1654 3096
1 A LITTLE 241 221 462
2 SOME 66 79 145
3 A LOT 13 35 48
Note: "The following questions are about how you, your brother or
sister who graduated from high school in 1957 (original sample
member), and your parents (or the persons who raised you) treated
each other during the first 16 years of your lives." Responses
are in variables NW040RER-NW054RER.

Some of the items included in NW004RER-NW054RER were taken
from The Conflict Tactics Scale discussed in "Measuring
Intrafamily Conflict and Violence: The Conflict Tactics
Scale" by M.A.Straus, 1979 in JOURNAL OF MARRIAGE AND
THE FAMILY, 41, 75-88. See also, BEHIND CLOSED DOORS:
VIOLENCE IN THE AMERICAN FAMILY by M.A. Straus, R.J.Gelles,
and S.Steinmetz, 1980, Doubleday, NY: Anchor Press.

nw040rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did you enjoy talking to your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: sn15, 56aa
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 104 82 186
0 NOT AT ALL 57 60 117
1 A LITTLE 357 366 723
2 SOME 811 859 1670
3 A LOT 573 793 1366

nw041rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your brother/sister enjoyed talking to you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ab
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 111 97 208
0 NOT AT ALL 61 94 155
1 A LITTLE 398 453 851
2 SOME 818 859 1677
3 A LOT 514 657 1171

nw042rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your parents enjoy talking to each other?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ac
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 138 124 262
0 NOT AT ALL 50 90 140
1 A LITTLE 241 311 552
2 SOME 786 782 1568
3 A LOT 687 853 1540

nw043rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did you help your brother/sister when needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ba
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 110 91 201
0 NOT AT ALL 62 64 126
1 A LITTLE 312 331 643
2 SOME 831 838 1669
3 A LOT 587 836 1423

nw044rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your brother/sister help you when needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56bb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 117 104 221
0 NOT AT ALL 92 88 180
1 A LITTLE 324 404 728
2 SOME 810 836 1646
3 A LOT 559 728 1287

nw045rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your parents help each other when needed?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56bc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 147 136 283
0 NOT AT ALL 48 55 103
1 A LITTLE 132 212 344
2 SOME 591 609 1200
3 A LOT 984 1148 2132

nw046rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did you insult or swear at your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ca
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 109 89 198
0 NOT AT ALL 1192 1624 2816
1 A LITTLE 476 340 816
2 SOME 112 88 200
3 A LOT 13 19 32

nw047rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your brother/sister insult or swear at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56cb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 113 108 221
0 NOT AT ALL 1216 1559 2775
1 A LITTLE 440 343 783
2 SOME 117 117 234
3 A LOT 16 33 49

nw048rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your parents insult or swear at each other?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56cc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 143 129 272
0 NOT AT ALL 1196 1314 2510
1 A LITTLE 353 373 726
2 SOME 154 219 373
3 A LOT 56 125 181

nw049rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did you hug your brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56da
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 114 91 205
0 NOT AT ALL 849 694 1543
1 A LITTLE 570 658 1228
2 SOME 311 497 808
3 A LOT 58 220 278

nw050rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your brother/sister hug you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56db
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 124 106 230
0 NOT AT ALL 839 738 1577
1 A LITTLE 578 638 1216
2 SOME 297 477 774
3 A LOT 64 201 265

nw051rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your parents hug each other?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56dc
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 149 135 284
0 NOT AT ALL 382 465 847
1 A LITTLE 595 637 1232
2 SOME 580 596 1176
3 A LOT 196 327 523

nw052rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did you slap, shove, or throw things at you brother/sister?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ea
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 109 95 204
0 NOT AT ALL 1316 1659 2975
1 A LITTLE 391 314 705
2 SOME 79 78 157
3 A LOT 7 14 21

nw053rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your brother/sister slap, shove or throw things at you?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56eb
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 115 109 224
0 NOT AT ALL 1294 1612 2906
1 A LITTLE 393 313 706
2 SOME 87 100 187
3 A LOT 13 26 39

nw054rer: During the first 16 years of your life, how much did your parents slap, shove or throw things at each other?

Data source: Sibling Respondent      Collected in: 1993-94      Mode: mail
Source variables: 56ec
Revisions: Updated 1/99     

Frequencies
Value Label Male Female Total
. System missing - NR 2535 2181 4716
-3 NOT ASCERTAINED/REFUSED,INCLUDES ALL 23 GRADUATES 145 124 269
0 NOT AT ALL 1471 1695 3166
1 A LITTLE 196 187 383
2 SOME 67 89 156
3 A LOT 23 65 88

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