Statistics Global Youth Survey (Frequencies, 4149 from 88 Countries)

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For the cross tabs, 194 pages, please email gkimball at csuchico.edu

Thanks to Steve Kellam for his skill and many hours with SPSS

 

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Statistics
Sex Region Age Question of a Wise Person What Bothers you Change Adults
N Valid 4149 4148 4149 2476 2533 2550
Missing 0 1 0 1673 1616 1599

 

Statistics
Change about self For fun Felt love Purpose of living Scale for school Rate School
N Valid 2465 3928 2094 1946 2289 1401
Missing 1684 221 2055 2203 1860 2748

 

Statistics
Career Goal Change about government Cope with stress
N Valid 1782 1968 1023
Missing 2367 2181 3126

 

 

 

Frequency Table

 

 

Sex
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Male 1784 43.0 43.0 43.0
Female 2365 57.0 57.0 100.0
Total 4149 100.0 100.0

 

 

Region
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Sub Saharian Africa 198 4.8 4.8 4.8
Central & South America 103 2.5 2.5 7.3
Western Europe & Austrailia 133 3.2 3.2 10.5
Eastern Europe & Russia 115 2.8 2.8 13.2
East Asia 738 17.8 17.8 31.0
Indian Subcontinent 432 10.4 10.4 41.4
Middle East & North Africa 254 6.1 6.1 47.6
North America (USA and Canada) 1740 41.9 41.9 89.5
Central Asia 435 10.5 10.5 100.0
Total 4148 100.0 100.0
Missing System 1 .0
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Age
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Young 522 12.6 12.6 12.6
Old 3627 87.4 87.4 100.0
Total 4149 100.0 100.0

 

 

Question of a Wise Person
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid about a wise person 509 12.3 20.6 20.6
AIDS 4 .1 .2 20.7
aliens exist? 6 .1 .2 21.0
Biology 16 .4 .6 21.6
death 160 3.9 6.5 28.1
environment 24 .6 1.0 29.0
future of society 39 .9 1.6 30.6
god 17 .4 .7 31.3
happiness 111 2.7 4.5 35.8
how to improve economy 6 .1 .2 36.0
human nature 82 2.0 3.3 39.3
meaning of life 545 13.1 22.0 61.3
politics 10 .2 .4 61.8
religion 45 1.1 1.8 63.6
science 158 3.8 6.4 70.0
social science 109 2.6 4.4 74.4
success in my life 457 11.0 18.5 92.8
war/peace 75 1.8 3.0 95.8
why adults abuse kids 2 .0 .1 95.9
why inequality or suffereing 86 2.1 3.5 99.4
Love 15 .4 .6 100.0
Total 2476 59.7 100.0
Missing System 1673 40.3
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

What Bothers you
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Abuse 10 .2 .4 .4
Adult Attitudes 103 2.5 4.1 4.5
Adult Bad Habits (e.g. drinking, drugs, smoking) 29 .7 1.1 5.6
AIDS 4 .1 .2 5.8
Appearance of Self or Others 23 .6 .9 6.7
Boredom 39 .9 1.5 8.2
Chores 24 .6 .9 9.2
Crimes 1 .0 .0 9.2
Disrepect by Adults 3 .1 .1 9.3
Enviroment (e.g. smog) 18 .4 .7 10.0
Family 58 1.4 2.3 12.3
Friends/Peers 242 5.8 9.6 21.9
Getting up early 121 2.9 4.8 26.6
Human Nature 267 6.4 10.5 37.2
Inequality/Prejudice 61 1.5 2.4 39.6
Infrastructure 18 .4 .7 40.3
Insects or Animals 27 .7 1.1 41.4
Lack of Money 67 1.6 2.6 44.0
Morality 8 .2 .3 44.3
Mother Issues 23 .6 .9 45.2
Myself 109 2.6 4.3 49.5
No Polygamy 3 .1 .1 49.7
Noise 22 .5 .9 50.5
Nothing 40 1.0 1.6 52.1
Parents 61 1.5 2.4 54.5
Personal Health Problems 30 .7 1.2 55.7
Personal Traits (e.g. Anger, emotional, personality, self esteem) 82 2.0 3.2 58.9
Pets 26 .6 1.0 60.0
Poverty (e.g. hunger, homlessness, lack of jobs, medicine, etc) 80 1.9 3.2 63.1
Racism or Sexism 6 .1 .2 63.4
Relationships 28 .7 1.1 64.5
School 491 11.8 19.4 83.9
Siblings 78 1.9 3.1 86.9
Time Pressure and Stress 144 3.5 5.7 92.6
Unethical 9 .2 .4 93.0
Violence (e.g. war, childabuse, fighting) 47 1.1 1.9 94.8
Weather 6 .1 .2 95.1
Worry about the Future 105 2.5 4.1 99.2
Father 3 .1 .1 99.3
Comparison with Other People 1 .0 .0 99.4
Lonely 5 .1 .2 99.6
Orphans 11 .3 .4 100.0
Total 2533 61.1 100.0
Missing System 1616 38.9
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Change Adults
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Don’t Age 26 .6 1.0 1.0
Negative emotional traits 182 4.4 7.1 8.2
Annoying 39 .9 1.5 9.7
Appearance 10 .2 .4 10.1
Arrogance 300 7.2 11.8 21.8
Bad Behaviors 157 3.8 6.2 28.0
Bad Habits (e.g. smoking, drinking, etc) 131 3.2 5.1 33.1
Be Happier 25 .6 1.0 34.1
Be Kinder, not be mean 114 2.7 4.5 38.6
Be smarter and be educated 78 1.9 3.1 41.6
Better politics 39 .9 1.5 43.2
Discrimination 45 1.1 1.8 44.9
Follow Islam (e.g. in dress) 6 .1 .2 45.2
Give me more money 39 .9 1.5 46.7
Less serious, less worry (more fun), be cool more fun 110 2.7 4.3 51.0
Less Traditional 49 1.2 1.9 52.9
Limit number of kids 1 .0 .0 53.0
More energy 7 .2 .3 53.3
More explaination 14 .3 .5 53.8
More understanding (remember their youth) 268 6.5 10.5 64.3
No divorce 6 .1 .2 64.5
No violence 16 .4 .6 65.2
Follow God/Religion 11 .3 .4 65.6
Nothing 151 3.6 5.9 71.5
Parents Health 4 .1 .2 71.7
Personal Traits 36 .9 1.4 73.1
Better parents 45 1.1 1.8 74.9
Should listen 40 1.0 1.6 76.4
Should not be Selfish 14 .3 .5 77.0
Spend more time with kids 28 .7 1.1 78.1
Stressed 47 1.1 1.8 79.9
Too bossy, too strict, more freedom, too protective 388 9.4 15.2 95.1
Unethical 35 .8 1.4 96.5
Violence 7 .2 .3 96.8
Too Materialistic 40 1.0 1.6 98.4
Environment 4 .1 .2 98.5
Less Studying or School Pressure 38 .9 1.5 100.0
Total 2550 61.5 100.0
Missing System 1599 38.5
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Change about self
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Appearance (e.g. physical, be taller, face) 324 7.8 13.1 13.1
Be happier 16 .4 .6 13.8
Be healthy and less stressed 52 1.3 2.1 15.9
Everything 20 .5 .8 16.7
Find Love 6 .1 .2 17.0
Gender 7 .2 .3 17.2
Have more money 35 .8 1.4 18.7
Less shy, more outgoing 110 2.7 4.5 23.1
More energy 12 .3 .5 23.6
Not be child 17 .4 .7 24.3
Nothing 259 6.2 10.5 34.8
Personal Traits (e.g. less angry, better athlete, personality, religion) 1182 28.5 48.0 82.8
Respectful to parents and others 24 .6 1.0 83.7
Self esteem 81 2.0 3.3 87.0
Skill 15 .4 .6 87.6
Work harder and be better at school (e.g. study) 285 6.9 11.6 99.2
Follow God/Reigion 20 .5 .8 100.0
Total 2465 59.4 100.0
Missing System 1684 40.6
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

For fun
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Acting 64 1.5 1.6 1.6
Arts & Crafts 129 3.1 3.3 4.9
Being helpful 18 .4 .5 5.4
Boy/girlfriend 16 .4 .4 5.8
Drugs, tobacco, and alcohol 17 .4 .4 6.2
Eating 52 1.3 1.3 7.5
Electric Games (Computer, Video Games, Internet , etc.) 348 8.4 8.9 16.4
Everything 3 .1 .1 16.5
Family 126 3.0 3.2 19.7
Friends 698 16.8 17.8 37.4
God 3 .1 .1 37.5
Laughing/Joking 101 2.4 2.6 40.1
Learning 19 .5 .5 40.6
Motor Vehicles 18 .4 .5 41.0
Movies 165 4.0 4.2 45.2
Music, Dancing and/or Singing 563 13.6 14.3 59.6
Other 8 .2 .2 59.8
Pet(s) 14 .3 .4 60.1
Play with Siblings 17 .4 .4 60.6
Reading and/or Writing 239 5.8 6.1 66.6
Religious Practice (e.g. prayer) 5 .1 .1 66.8
School 3 .1 .1 66.9
Shopping 80 1.9 2.0 68.9
Sleep and Relax 42 1.0 1.1 70.0
Sports 814 19.6 20.7 90.7
Trips and Outings 194 4.7 4.9 95.6
TV 97 2.3 2.5 98.1
Time Alone 3 .1 .1 98.2
Nature 19 .5 .5 98.7
Helping others 2 .0 .1 98.7
Games/Play (general) 51 1.2 1.3 100.0
Total 3928 94.7 100.0
Missing System 221 5.3
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Felt love
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Always 119 2.9 5.7 5.7
Appreciation 34 .8 1.6 7.3
Attention 75 1.8 3.6 10.9
Be Respected 10 .2 .5 11.4
Boy/Girlfriend 83 2.0 4.0 15.3
Difficult Times (e.g. illness, troubled) 410 9.9 19.6 34.9
Dont Know 35 .8 1.7 36.6
Father 22 .5 1.1 37.6
Felt Understood 29 .7 1.4 39.0
Friends 136 3.3 6.5 45.5
Gifts 60 1.4 2.9 48.4
God 27 .7 1.3 49.7
Helping Others 53 1.3 2.5 52.2
Mother 128 3.1 6.1 58.3
My Birth 65 1.6 3.1 61.4
Birthday/Holidays 86 2.1 4.1 65.5
No Love 59 1.4 2.8 68.3
Often 2 .0 .1 68.4
Parents 188 4.5 9.0 77.4
Physical Affection (e.g. hugs) 35 .8 1.7 79.1
Play with Family 195 4.7 9.3 88.4
School and/or Sports Success 160 3.9 7.6 96.0
Siblings 18 .4 .9 96.9
Was Helped 32 .8 1.5 98.4
When Told “I Love You” 25 .6 1.2 99.6
Teacher 8 .2 .4 100.0
Total 2094 50.5 100.0
Missing System 2055 49.5
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Purpose of living
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Be Famous 23 .6 1.2 1.2
Be Kind 3 .1 .2 1.3
Buisness Success 87 2.1 4.5 5.8
Destiny 46 1.1 2.4 8.2
Do Best, to Grow, Learn 113 2.7 5.8 14.0
Don’t Know 145 3.5 7.5 21.4
Enjoy Life 83 2.0 4.3 25.7
Good Works (e.g. be a good person, do good things, help children, make the world better, make a difference, etc.) 589 14.2 30.3 56.0
Happiness (e.g. have a colorful life, have fun with people, do what I want to do, etc) 84 2.0 4.3 60.3
Have Kids 16 .4 .8 61.1
Help Country 109 2.6 5.6 66.7
Help Parents/Family 185 4.5 9.5 76.2
Love 24 .6 1.2 77.4
No Purpose 42 1.0 2.2 79.6
Prepare for the afterlife 5 .1 .3 79.9
Protect Nature and the Earth 35 .8 1.8 81.7
Worship God/Allah 287 6.9 14.7 96.4
Achieve Goals 70 1.7 3.6 100.0
Total 1946 46.9 100.0
Missing System 2203 53.1
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Scale for school
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 0 2 .0 .1 .1
1-10 47 1.1 2.1 2.1
11-20 33 .8 1.4 3.6
21-30 54 1.3 2.4 5.9
31-40 55 1.3 2.4 8.3
41-50 260 6.3 11.4 19.7
51-60 167 4.0 7.3 27.0
61-70 209 5.0 9.1 36.1
71-80 434 10.5 19.0 55.1
81-90 459 11.1 20.1 75.1
91-100 569 13.7 24.9 100.0
Total 2289 55.2 100.0
Missing System 1860 44.8
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Rate School
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Academics – Good 171 4.1 12.2 12.2
Academics – Bad 63 1.5 4.5 16.7
Activities – Bad (e.g. lack of activities) 33 .8 2.4 19.1
Activities – Good (e.g. club events, sports, fesitivals) 44 1.1 3.1 22.2
Big School – Bad 4 .1 .3 22.5
Big School – Good 10 .2 .7 23.2
Boring 17 .4 1.2 24.4
Environment – Bad (e.g. old facilities, lack of supplies) 224 5.4 16.0 40.4
Environment – Good (e.g. good facilities, physical environment, gym, etc.) 115 2.8 8.2 48.6
Food – Bad 22 .5 1.6 50.2
Food – Good 13 .3 .9 51.1
Friends 41 1.0 2.9 54.0
Fun 14 .3 1.0 55.0
Home Schooled 6 .1 .4 55.5
Lack of Funding 20 .5 1.4 56.9
Like the Religion Taught 5 .1 .4 57.2
Safety Issues 24 .6 1.7 59.0
Small School – Bad 15 .4 1.1 60.0
Small School – Good 5 .1 .4 60.4
Students – Bad 89 2.1 6.4 66.7
Students – Good 56 1.3 4.0 70.7
Teachers – Bad 93 2.2 6.6 77.4
Teachers – Good 257 6.2 18.3 95.7
Too Far 1 .0 .1 95.8
Too Many Rules 47 1.1 3.4 99.1
Uniform – Bad 7 .2 .5 99.6
School Size 2 .0 .1 99.8
Food 3 .1 .2 100.0
Total 1401 33.8 100.0
Missing System 2748 66.2
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Career Goal
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Artist 58 1.4 3.3 3.3
Be Rich 26 .6 1.5 4.7
Buisness Person 171 4.1 9.6 14.3
Computers 34 .8 1.9 16.2
Craft, Technical, Blue Collar or Clerical 115 2.8 6.5 22.7
Do Good 144 3.5 8.1 30.8
Engineer 81 2.0 4.5 35.3
Entertainer, Comedian or Newscaster 95 2.3 5.3 40.6
Famous 15 .4 .8 41.5
Financial Success 16 .4 .9 42.4
Go to a University 3 .1 .2 42.5
Government Official 81 2.0 4.5 47.1
Happy 25 .6 1.4 48.5
Housewife 2 .0 .1 48.6
Lawyer 47 1.1 2.6 51.2
Medical Professional 243 5.9 13.6 64.9
Other 13 .3 .7 65.6
Pilot 22 .5 1.2 66.8
Police 40 1.0 2.2 69.1
President 3 .1 .2 69.2
Scientist 89 2.1 5.0 74.2
Social Worker 117 2.8 6.6 80.8
Soldier 36 .9 2.0 82.8
Sports Player/Athlete 43 1.0 2.4 85.2
Spread Religion 20 .5 1.1 86.4
Teacher 177 4.3 9.9 96.3
Writer 60 1.4 3.4 99.7
Achieve Goals 4 .1 .2 99.9
Make Money 2 .0 .1 100.0
Total 1782 43.0 100.0
Missing System 2367 57.0
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Change about government
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Arabic 1 .0 .1 .1
Ban Abortion 6 .1 .3 .4
Build Infrastructure (e.g. electricity, roads, power, housing, etc.) 109 2.6 5.5 5.9
Children’s Rights 18 .4 .9 6.8
Computers 3 .1 .2 7.0
Corruption 216 5.2 11.0 17.9
Criminal Issues (e.g. prostitution, robbery, forgive prisioners, etc.) 58 1.4 2.9 20.9
Curriculum of School 7 .2 .4 21.2
Develop Healthcare 87 2.1 4.4 25.7
Develop the Economy 237 5.7 12.0 37.7
Discrimination 18 .4 .9 38.6
Education, Recreation, Listen to Youth 395 9.5 20.1 58.7
End Social Prejudice (e.g. Tribalism, Religious Sectarian Fighting) 23 .6 1.2 59.9
Environment, Ecology 174 4.2 8.8 68.7
Equality 67 1.6 3.4 72.1
Gangs 8 .2 .4 72.5
Help the Poor, Homeless or Orphans 240 5.8 12.2 84.7
Houses 9 .2 .5 85.2
Immigration 9 .2 .5 85.6
Legalize Gay Marriage 4 .1 .2 85.8
Less Government 18 .4 .9 86.7
More Democratic 44 1.1 2.2 89.0
No War/Peace 164 4.0 8.3 97.3
Punish Criminals (e.g. prisons) 30 .7 1.5 98.8
Spread Islam/More Islamic 10 .2 .5 99.3
Security/Safety 13 .3 .7 100.0
Total 1968 47.4 100.0
Missing System 2181 52.6
Total 4149 100.0

 

 

Cope with stress
Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Accept it 9 .2 .9 .9
Avoid 59 1.4 5.8 6.6
Be Alone 28 .7 2.7 9.4
Breathing 39 .9 3.8 13.2
Crying 6 .1 .6 13.8
Exercise 49 1.2 4.8 18.6
Express Anger 9 .2 .9 19.5
Family 18 .4 1.8 21.2
Food 21 .5 2.1 23.3
Friends 40 1.0 3.9 27.2
Games 29 .7 2.8 30.0
Go Outside 4 .1 .4 30.4
God/Religion 71 1.7 6.9 37.3
Humor 11 .3 1.1 38.4
Keep Busy/Hard Work 51 1.2 5.0 43.4
Meditation 47 1.1 4.6 48.0
Music 157 3.8 15.3 63.3
Nature 9 .2 .9 64.2
Parents 8 .2 .8 65.0
Planning or Logic 39 .9 3.8 68.8
Positive Thinking 54 1.3 5.3 74.1
Reading 57 1.4 5.6 79.7
Singing 5 .1 .5 80.2
Sleeping 50 1.2 4.9 85.0
Sports 37 .9 3.6 88.7
Study Alone 11 .3 1.1 89.7
Talking 55 1.3 5.4 95.1
Teacher 5 .1 .5 95.6
TV or Movies 20 .5 2.0 97.6
Being Informed 3 .1 .3 97.8
Mentor 2 .0 .2 98.0
Learning New Skills 4 .1 .4 98.4
Good Deeds 7 .2 .7 99.1
Writing/Journaling 9 .2 .9 100.0
Total 1023 24.7 100.0
Missing System 3126 75.3
Total 4149 100.0

 

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