Should or should not be allowed?
Independent variable n Should not Should Don’t know
Marriage length        
Few months 415 29.2 63.9 7.0
Few years 446 26.2 68.6 5.2
Sex of deceased        
Male 434 25.3 70.7 3.9
Female 427 30.0 61.8 8.2
Parenthood plans        
Undecided about children 420 31.4 61.4 7.1
Wanted to have children 441 24.0 71.0 5.0
Cause of death        
Car accident 424 35.4 57.8 6.8
Suicide 436 45.4 46.3 8.3
Deceased’s parents’ wishes        
Opposed 435 46.4 45.7 7.8
Supportive 425 26.6 68.7 4.7
Table 1: Percentage of responses within each level of the independent variables.