Cleveland Family Study

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Where would you place yourself on this ladder?

Description

Think of this ladder as representing where people stand in the United States. At the top of the ladder are the people who are the best off - those who have the most money, the most education, and the most respectable jobs. The bottom are the people who are the worst off - those who have the least money, least education, and the least respected jobs or no job

Type numeric

Visit vs Where would you place yourself on this ladder?

N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Visit 5 732 4.3 ± 4.4 5.0 -9.0 10.0 3 735

Age at time of visit vs Where would you place yourself on this ladder?

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 655 4.3 ± 4.5 5.0 -9.0 10.0 3 658
5-14 yrs old 64 2.7 ± 5.8 5.0 -9.0 10.0 - 64
15-24 yrs old 111 3.9 ± 4.9 5.0 -9.0 10.0 1 112
25-34 yrs old 62 4.2 ± 4.1 5.0 -9.0 10.0 - 62
35-44 years 98 4.9 ± 3.1 5.0 -9.0 10.0 - 98
45-54 years 148 4.8 ± 3.8 5.0 -9.0 10.0 - 148
55-64 years 83 4.7 ± 4.8 6.0 -9.0 10.0 1 84
65-74 years 57 4.5 ± 4.5 6.0 -9.0 8.0 - 57
75-84 years 30 3.1 ± 5.8 5.0 -9.0 10.0 1 31
85 years or older 2 5.0 ± 1.4 5.0 4.0 6.0 - 2

Sex vs Where would you place yourself on this ladder?

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 732 4.3 ± 4.4 5.0 -9.0 10.0 3 735
Female 405 4.3 ± 4.2 5.0 -9.0 10.0 1 406
Male 327 4.2 ± 4.6 5.0 -9.0 10.0 2 329

Race vs Where would you place yourself on this ladder?

Visit 5
N Mean StdDev Median Min Max Unknown Total
Total 732 4.3 ± 4.4 5.0 -9.0 10.0 3 735
White 303 5.2 ± 3.6 6.0 -9.0 10.0 1 304
Black 407 3.6 ± 4.8 5.0 -9.0 10.0 2 409
Other 22 4.6 ± 3.8 5.0 -9.0 8.0 - 22