Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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

Gender of interviewer
  1) Male
  2) Female

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Male 32% 32%
Female 68% 100%
Total N = 4013

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Male 30.2% 30.9% 30.7% 33.9% 30.5% 34.0% 31.8%
Female 69.8% 69.1% 69.3% 66.1% 69.5% 66.0% 68.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3951


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
Male 31.0% 28.4% 33.7% 31.2% 36.8% 29.5% 31.8%
Female 69.0% 71.6% 66.3% 68.8% 63.2% 70.5% 68.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3280


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Male 33.2% 33.1% 27.3% 31.9% 30.9% 31.9%
Female 66.8% 66.9% 72.7% 68.1% 69.1% 68.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3989


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Male 33.8% 27.8% 32.0% 31.0% 32.4% 31.8%
Female 66.2% 72.2% 68.0% 69.0% 67.6% 68.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3954


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
Male 24.7% 32.2% 34.6% 32.9% 32.5% 32.0%
Female 75.3% 67.8% 65.4% 67.1% 67.5% 68.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3990


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Male 29.5% 34.4% 32.0%
Female 70.5% 65.6% 68.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
4013


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Male 36.9% 30.8% 32.9% 29.9% 31.2% 31.9%
Female 63.1% 69.2% 67.1% 70.1% 68.8% 68.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3801