PRRI/RNS Religion News Survey, August 2010

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Public Religion Research Institute > Analysis


Q3 (Weighted by WEIGHT)

Do you think that the World Trade Center site is ‘sacred ground'?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  99) Don't know

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 558 55.9% 55.9%
No 382 38.2% 94.1%
Don't know 59 5.9% 100%

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ Missing TOTAL
Yes 61.0%
119
64.8%
118
54.8%
102
49.4%
124
53.0%
87

10
56.2%
550
No 35.4%
69
24.2%
44
42.5%
79
45.8%
115
41.5%
68

7
38.3%
375
Don't know 3.6%
7
11.0%
20
2.7%
5
4.8%
12
5.5%
9

6
5.4%
53
TOTAL 100.0%
195
100.0%
182
100.0%
186
100.0%
251
100.0%
164

23

978


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school diploma High school complete (grade 12) Some college, but no degree Associated degree College graduate/Bachelors degree Postgraduate degree Missing TOTAL
Yes 67.9%
53
60.4%
148
51.7%
119
62.8%
49
53.7%
108
50.0%
78

2
56.2%
555
No 23.1%
18
32.2%
79
42.2%
97
29.5%
23
44.8%
90
46.2%
72

3
38.4%
379
Don't know 9.0%
7
7.3%
18
6.1%
14
7.7%
6
1.5%
3
3.8%
6

6
5.5%
54
TOTAL 100.0%
78
100.0%
245
100.0%
230
100.0%
78
100.0%
201
100.0%
156

11

988


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent Other party Missing TOTAL
Yes 68.2%
148
55.0%
172
53.3%
204
60.7%
17

17
57.5%
541
No 28.1%
61
39.9%
125
42.3%
162
35.7%
10

24
38.0%
358
Don't know 3.7%
8
5.1%
16
4.4%
17
3.6%
1

17
4.5%
42
TOTAL 100.0%
217
100.0%
313
100.0%
383
100.0%
28

58

941


Region (I-REGION)

North East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 60.0%
111
53.6%
118
53.8%
198
57.7%
131
55.8%
558
No 37.8%
70
35.9%
79
40.8%
150
36.6%
83
38.2%
382
Don't know 2.2%
4
10.5%
23
5.4%
20
5.7%
13
6.0%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
185
100.0%
220
100.0%
368
100.0%
227

1000


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Catholic Jewish Muslim Other religion Nothing in particular Missing TOTAL
Yes 53.8%
218
68.3%
155
42.9%
6
33.3%
4
54.8%
68
48.1%
88

19
55.9%
539
No 40.7%
165
30.8%
70
57.1%
8
66.7%
8
35.5%
44
43.2%
79

10
38.8%
374
Don't know 5.4%
22
0.9%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
9.7%
12
8.7%
16

8
5.4%
52
TOTAL 100.0%
405
100.0%
227
100.0%
14
100.0%
12
100.0%
124
100.0%
183

37

965


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 48.5%
235
62.8%
324
55.8%
559
No 45.4%
220
31.4%
162
38.2%
382
Don't know 6.2%
30
5.8%
30
6.0%
60
TOTAL 100.0%
485
100.0%
516

1001