Marital Instability over the Life Course: A Five-Wave Panel Study, Wave I (1980)

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FRQCH80

How often do you and your (husband/wife) attend church together?
  1) Weekly or more
  2) Once Monthly+
  3) Svrl Times per year
  4) Less than once yearly

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Weekly or more 673 33.1% 33.1% -1.19
Once Monthly+ 355 17.5% 50.6% -.36
Svrl Times per year 446 21.9% 72.5% .47
Less than once yearly 559 27.5% 100% 1.29

Variable Comparisons


Sex (I-SEXR80)

Male Female TOTAL
Weekly or more 31.8%
261
34.0%
412
33.1%
673
Once Monthly+ 19.2%
158
16.3%
197
17.5%
355
Svrl Times per year 22.2%
182
21.8%
264
21.9%
446
Less than once yearly 26.8%
220
28.0%
339
27.5%
559
TOTAL 100.0%
821
100.0%
1212

2033


Religious preference (I-RRLG80)

Protestant Catholic Jewish None Other TOTAL
Weekly or more 35.3%
411
36.8%
208
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
44.4%
52
33.1%
671
Once Monthly+ 19.1%
222
19.6%
111
17.4%
8
2.2%
3
8.5%
10
17.5%
354
Svrl Times per year 22.2%
259
22.5%
127
56.5%
26
13.3%
18
12.8%
15
21.9%
445
Less than once yearly 23.4%
273
21.1%
119
26.1%
12
84.4%
114
34.2%
40
27.5%
558
TOTAL 100.0%
1165
100.0%
565
100.0%
46
100.0%
135
100.0%
117

2028


Church attendance (I-FRQCH80)

Weekly or more Once Monthly+ Several times per year Less than once yearly TOTAL
Weekly or more 100.0%
673
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
33.1%
673
Once Monthly+ 0.0%
0
100.0%
355
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
17.5%
355
Svrl Times per year 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
100.0%
446
0.0%
0
21.9%
446
Less than once yearly 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
100.0%
559
27.5%
559
TOTAL 100.0%
673
100.0%
355
100.0%
446
100.0%
559

2033


Race (I-RSPRAC80)

White Hispanic Black Other TOTAL
Weekly or more 33.0%
591
32.1%
34
33.7%
33
35.1%
13
33.1%
671
Once Monthly+ 16.9%
303
21.7%
23
25.5%
25
10.8%
4
17.5%
355
Svrl Times per year 21.9%
392
20.8%
22
23.5%
23
24.3%
9
22.0%
446
Less than once yearly 28.1%
503
25.5%
27
17.3%
17
29.7%
11
27.5%
558
TOTAL 100.0%
1789
100.0%
106
100.0%
98
100.0%
37

2030

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