News Interest Index, October 2003

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

[ASK ONLY IF ATTEND= 1, 2 OR 3] As I read a list of issues, please tell me whether or not the clergy at your place of worship speaks out on this issue: Issues related to homosexuality
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 54.5% 54.5%
No 44.1% 98.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.4% 100%
Total N = 429

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes 69.6% 47.7% 54.5% 62.0% 55.0% 44.1% 55.3%
No 30.4% 52.3% 44.8% 35.2% 45.0% 52.8% 43.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.7% 2.8% 0.0% 3.1% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
421


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
Yes 74.7% 44.9% 51.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 54.5%
No 24.2% 54.2% 45.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 44.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 0.9% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
429


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
Yes 45.7% 57.2% 54.0% 56.7% 56.9% 54.7%
No 51.1% 42.4% 44.6% 41.8% 43.1% 44.1%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 0.4% 1.4% 1.5% 0.0% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
428


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 61.4% 48.6% 54.5%
No 37.4% 49.9% 44.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.2% 1.5% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
429


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 56.2% 47.4% 53.7% 52.7%
No 42.8% 50.2% 44.6% 45.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 2.3% 1.7% 1.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
391


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Yes 53.4% 41.6% 71.6% 54.5%
No 45.9% 52.8% 27.5% 44.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.7% 5.6% 1.0% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
428



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