Changing Faiths: Latinos and the Transformation of American Religion

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QN39_E

(Percentages are weighted by NWWEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

IF QN32 = NOT TOO WELCOMING OR NOT AT ALL WELCOMING, QN30 = CONVERTED, AND QN31 = CATHOLIC: What about the Church's lack of welcoming and openness to immigrants and their customs - is that one of the reasons that you decided to leave the Catholic Church, or not?
  1) Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church
  2) No, was not a reason for leaving the Church
  101) Undesignated

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 30% 30%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 63.3% 93.3%
Undesignated 6.7% 100%
Total N = 59

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 25.0% 33.3% 23.1% 50.0% 100.0% 33.3%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 75.0% 66.7% 61.5% 50.0% 0.0% 60.0%
Undesignated 0.0% 0.0% 15.4% 0.0% 0.0% 6.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
58


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 25.0% 0.0% 66.7% 100.0% 25.0% 31.0%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 58.3% 100.0% 33.3% 0.0% 75.0% 62.1%
Undesignated 16.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
58


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast North Central South West TOTAL
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 28.6% 0.0% 38.5% 11.1% 27.6%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 71.4% 0.0% 61.5% 66.7% 65.5%
Undesignated 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 22.2% 6.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
59


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 30.0% 33.3% 32.3%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 70.0% 57.1% 61.3%
Undesignated 0.0% 9.5% 6.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
59


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school grad or GED Business, technical, or vocational school after high school Some college, no 4-year degree College graduate, post-graduate training or professional schooling after college TOTAL
Yes, was a reason for leaving the Church 40.0% 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 25.0% 27.6%
No, was not a reason for leaving the Church 46.7% 100.0% 0.0% 66.7% 75.0% 65.5%
Undesignated 13.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
57



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