Muslim American Survey, 2007

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QD6_3

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

How worried are you that women who wear the headcover or hijab in public will be treated poorly because it identifies them as Muslim?
  1) Very worried
  2) Somewhat worried
  3) Not too worried
  4) Not at all worried

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very worried 22.7% 22.7%
Somewhat worried 30.5% 53.2%
Not too worried 21.2% 74.4%
Not at all worried 25.6% 100%
Total N = 1021

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

High school graduate or less Some college, no 4-year degree (including AA degree) or Technical, trade, or vocational school College graduate (BS, BA, or other 4-year degree) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g.,toward a master's Degree or Ph.D., law or medical school) TOTAL
Very worried 22.2% 22.1% 23.3% 29.3% 23.0%
Somewhat worried 27.2% 32.2% 37.5% 34.5% 30.7%
Not too worried 19.6% 26.6% 16.6% 20.2% 21.0%
Not at all worried 31.1% 19.1% 22.6% 16.0% 25.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1002


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian Other or mixed race TOTAL
Very worried 21.8% 23.6% 22.5% 27.8% 23.3%
Somewhat worried 31.7% 33.4% 30.2% 25.0% 30.9%
Not too worried 22.6% 18.7% 22.1% 19.7% 21.0%
Not at all worried 23.9% 24.3% 25.2% 27.5% 24.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1001


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Very worried 25.7% 21.8% 17.0% 28.8% 22.7%
Somewhat worried 30.5% 32.4% 34.0% 22.1% 30.5%
Not too worried 22.4% 20.9% 24.6% 14.1% 21.2%
Not at all worried 21.4% 24.9% 24.4% 35.1% 25.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1021


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Very worried 21.1% 24.4% 22.7%
Somewhat worried 32.1% 28.8% 30.5%
Not too worried 23.5% 18.7% 21.2%
Not at all worried 23.3% 28.1% 25.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1021



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