Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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LOC1_B

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

If ATSAME_B = 1: Are the religious services you attend held at a church or house of worship, or are they held at some other location such as at a restaurant or a person's home? (Q283)
  1) At a church or house of worship
  2) Other location
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
At a church or house of worship 94.5% 94.5%
Other location 5.2% 99.7%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .3% 100%
Total N = 760

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 88.0% 96.0% 94.9% 95.3% 96.2% 95.1% 94.7%
Other location 12.0% 2.9% 5.1% 4.7% 3.8% 4.1% 5.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
746


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 $20,000 to under $30,000 $30,000 to under $50,000 $50,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 93.7% 94.4% 92.1% 95.1% 96.3% 98.8% 95.0%
Other location 5.2% 5.6% 7.0% 4.9% 3.7% 1.2% 4.6%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.1% 0.0% 0.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
609


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 94.4% 94.0% 96.0% 93.9% 94.4% 94.5%
Other location 5.1% 6.0% 4.0% 6.1% 5.6% 5.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
755


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 95.3% 98.0% 90.0% 76.7% 89.4% 94.5%
Other location 4.7% 2.0% 10.0% 16.4% 7.5% 5.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.8% 3.1% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
752


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than a high school diploma High school graduate Some college, no four-year degree Four-year college degree Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 95.0% 93.2% 92.0% 98.5% 97.5% 94.5%
Other location 5.0% 6.8% 7.0% 1.5% 2.5% 5.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
754


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 94.4% 94.5% 94.5%
Other location 5.2% 5.2% 5.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
760


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
At a church or house of worship 84.4% 95.8% 98.1% 92.7% 92.8% 94.7%
Other location 14.2% 4.2% 1.3% 7.3% 7.2% 5.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.4% 0.0% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
721