News Interest Index, October 2003

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EMPLOY

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

Are you now employed full-time, part-time or not employed?
  1) Full-time
  2) Part-time
  3) Not employed
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Full-time 50.8% 50.8%
Part-time 11.9% 62.7%
Not employed 36.6% 99.3%
Don't know/Refused .7% 100%
Total N = 1515

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Full-time 34.1% 65.9% 74.2% 66.9% 45.7% 5.2% 51.1%
Part-time 29.9% 11.9% 8.5% 10.9% 7.8% 7.5% 12.0%
Not employed 35.3% 21.8% 17.3% 22.0% 46.0% 86.2% 36.5%
Don't know/Refused 0.6% 0.4% 0.0% 0.2% 0.6% 1.1% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1495


Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

More than once a week Once a week Once or twice a month A few times a year Seldom Never TOTAL
Full-time 44.2% 46.1% 59.3% 52.4% 52.9% 55.2% 50.9%
Part-time 13.3% 11.8% 12.2% 12.2% 10.4% 10.8% 11.9%
Not employed 42.2% 41.4% 28.0% 34.8% 36.2% 32.8% 36.6%
Don't know/Refused 0.3% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6% 0.5% 1.3% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1496


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school graduate High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Some college, no 4-year degree (or technical or vocational school) College graduate (B.S., B.A., 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
Full-time 21.5% 48.7% 55.0% 64.3% 66.1% 50.8%
Part-time 11.8% 9.6% 14.6% 13.2% 9.5% 11.9%
Not employed 66.7% 41.0% 29.8% 22.1% 23.5% 36.7%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.7% 0.5% 0.4% 0.9% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1510


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Full-time 63.7% 39.0% 50.7%
Part-time 7.3% 16.2% 12.0%
Not employed 28.4% 44.1% 36.6%
Don't know/Refused 0.6% 0.7% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1515


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Full-time 55.7% 45.8% 54.4% 51.7%
Part-time 9.0% 11.5% 14.1% 11.6%
Not employed 35.1% 42.5% 30.9% 36.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.3% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1402


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Full-time 51.0% 47.2% 50.6% 50.6%
Part-time 11.8% 10.9% 13.9% 12.0%
Not employed 36.6% 41.5% 34.5% 36.8%
Don't know/Refused 0.6% 0.4% 1.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1499



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