41f. Books that contain dangerous ideas should be banned from public school libraries

Total

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Total Agree 5151505149485251----50--54----5350------47--46----40
Total Disagree 4344454448494447----46--43----4447------49--49----55

Party

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Republican Agree 5251515347505357----52--54----5449------48--47----46
Republican Disagree 4345464350484242----46--43----4248------49--48----49
Democrat Agree 5556545555555555----54--53----5652------47--45----38
Democrat Disagree 3940424142424143----43--45----4144------50--49----59
Independent Agree 4646434444394641----45--54----4748------44--45----36
Independent Disagree 4849525053595156----50--44----5049------52--50----59

Sex

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Male Agree 4748494844434943----46--48----4746------41--44----37
Male Disagree 4847474853544855----51--49----5051------55--50----59
Female Agree 5454525354535558----54--60----5853------52--48----43
Female Disagree 3942444142454040----42--38----3843------44--48----52

Age

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
18-29 Agree 4445444442394542----46--50----4646------48--41----25
18-29 Disagree 5052505157605358----53--48----5353------50--57----72
30-49 Agree 4445454644424645----44--52----5048------45--47----43
30-49 Disagree 5151514953555153----53--46----4749------50--49----53
50-64 Agree 5859555355576055----53--48----5447------42--42----41
50-64 Disagree 3636414240393543----41--49----4349------55--50----54
65+ Agree 6769667066657074----69--75----6864------57--57----50
65+ Disagree 2526312429312523----24--21----2729------38--35----41

Generation

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Greatest Agree 6264596867637175------------------------------------
Greatest Disagree 3030392727332321------------------------------------
Silent Agree 5553545253555955----57--58----6357------54--55----51
Silent Disagree 4043434443413643----37--39----3337------42--35----39
Boomer Agree 4345444542414645----45--52----4847------41--43----41
Boomer Disagree 5251514955565053----52--46----4950------56--50----54
Gen X Agree ------4343384342----43--50----5146------48--48----43
Gen X Disagree ------5256615558----56--49----4651------48--49----53
Millennial Agree --------------------------------42------46--40----28
Millennial Disagree --------------------------------57------53--58----70

Race

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
White Agree 4849474747464948----48--52----4945------43--40----34
White Disagree 4747504750514749----48--45----4752------54--54----61
Black Agree 6664676669627668----70--69----7067------61--67----54
Black Disagree 2730293228352232----28--30----2929------38--28----41
Hispanic Agree --------------------------------68------60--62----61
Hispanic Disagree --------------------------------30------33--35----36

Education

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
College Grad Agree 2426212624233429----27--34----3026------26--23----21
College Grad Disagree 7270767073736370----69--64----6671------69--72----75
Some College Agree 3941373741323734----44--53----5040------39--45----36
Some College Disagree 5654605757665964----52--45----4955------55--50----59
HS Grad or Less Agree 6262636261626466----62--65----6666------61--60----55
HS Grad or Less Disagree 3133323335353132----34--33----3031------36--34----40

Income

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Low Agree 6467656858606860----63--70----6769------58--60----55
Low Disagree 2728302840382938----33--28----3029------37--33----40
Lower-middle Agree 5857516054565659----59--65----5856------57--55----46
Lower-middle Disagree 3639453543423940----39--32----3840------42--41----52
Upper-middle Agree 4648484643405047----45--52----4847------44--44----35
Upper-middle Disagree 4949485054574851----52--45----5050------52--52----59
Upper Agree 3234393431313130----36--40----3626------30--31----26
Upper Disagree 6362576465666769----62--59----6271------65--64----71

Religious Preference

1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
White Evangelical Protestant Agree 68686369--636363----64--70----6768------63--54----52
White Evangelical Protestant Disagree 28293428--343234----34--29----2827------33--38----43
White Mainline Protestant Agree 45474349--414339----37--45----4336------38--37----34
White Mainline Protestant Disagree 50495346--565360----57--51----5463------59--59----60
White Catholic Agree 4547444043475050----50--47----4641------39--40----35
White Catholic Disagree 4949525254514648----47--50----5255------57--53----61
Unaffiliated Agree 30293427322534------26--------3131------25--28----16
Unaffiliated Disagree 64645568627364------68--------6769------69--68----80