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Survey
RequiredRequired Question(s)

Please take a moment to complete this informal survey which seeks to understand how race may play a role in your day to day life. The survey questions can also be used to facilitate continued discussions about race and racism.

 
1.

I've felt invisible in groups where I am the only member of my race.

Agree
Disagree
2.

I can turn on the television, check an on-line news source, or open the newspaper and see people of my race positively represented. 

Agree
Disagree
3.

If I make a spelling or grammatical mistake, I can be pretty sure people won't credit this to my race.

Agree
Disagree
4.

I can count on my skin color not to work against the appearance of my financial reliability. 

Agree
Disagree
5.

It is easy for me to go into any barber shop or beauty salon and find someone who can style my hair. 

Agree
Disagree
6.

I am never asked to speak for all the people of my racial group.

Agree
Disagree
7.

I do not have to educate my children to be aware of racism for their own daily physical protection.

Agree
Disagree
8.

If I wish, I can arrange to be in the company of people of my race most of the time.

Agree
Disagree
9.

I can avoid spending time with people of a different race than mine if I choose.

Agree
Disagree
10.

I can go shopping alone most of the time, pretty well assured that I will not be followed or harassed.

Agree
Disagree
11.

I can be pretty sure of having my voice heard in a group in which I am the only member of my race.

Agree
Disagree
12.

When I am around different groups of people, I don't see color.

Agree
Disagree
13.

I can easily buy greeting cards, dolls, toys and children's magazines featuring people of my race.

Agree
Disagree
14.

What is your race?

Asisan or Pacific Islander
Black or African-American
Hispanic
Native American
White or Caucasian
Other  
15.

What is your age?

17 or younger
18-25
25-40
40-65
Over 65
Required 16.

What zip code do you live in?

24501
24502
24503
24504
Other  
Required 17.

What is the highest grade or level of education you have completed?

Some High School
High School Degree or GED
Some College
Bachelor's Degree
Graduate or Professional Degree
Other