Presbyterian Panel Survey, August 2006 - The Bible, Elders

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Q13BIBLE

When you have read your Bible over the past year�whether on your own or as part of a study group�which of these resources did you use regularly as part of your Bible reading and study? (If you have not read the Bible in the last year, skip to Q15HIST.) A study Bible
  1) Yes
  2) No

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Yes 288 66.8% 66.8% -.7
No 143 33.2% 100% 1.42

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

Under 40 40-49 50-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes 70.8%
17
62.5%
40
62.0%
119
73.8%
110
66.7%
286
No 29.2%
7
37.5%
24
38.0%
73
26.2%
39
33.3%
143
TOTAL 100.0%
24
100.0%
64
100.0%
192
100.0%
149

429


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 $20K-49,999 $50K-$99,999 $100K+ TOTAL
Yes 71.4%
5
69.9%
65
66.3%
116
61.5%
80
65.7%
266
No 28.6%
2
30.1%
28
33.7%
59
38.5%
50
34.3%
139
TOTAL 100.0%
7
100.0%
93
100.0%
175
100.0%
130

405


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Democrat Independent Republican Other (specify) TOTAL
Yes 64.0%
87
67.9%
53
67.7%
136
66.7%
6
66.5%
282
No 36.0%
49
32.1%
25
32.3%
65
33.3%
3
33.5%
142
TOTAL 100.0%
136
100.0%
78
100.0%
201
100.0%
9

424


Gender (I-GENDER)

Female Male TOTAL
Yes 64.8%
149
68.8%
137
66.7%
286
No 35.2%
81
31.2%
62
33.3%
143
TOTAL 100.0%
230
100.0%
199

429


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than High School High school diploma Some college, but no degree College Degree Advanced Degree TOTAL
Yes 50.0%
1
72.2%
26
72.4%
42
68.9%
122
61.1%
96
66.7%
287
No 50.0%
1
27.8%
10
27.6%
16
31.1%
55
38.9%
61
33.3%
143
TOTAL 100.0%
2
100.0%
36
100.0%
58
100.0%
177
100.0%
157

430