Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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SPCHR

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

If SPREL = 11 or 99: And is that a Christian religion, or not?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 51.6% 51.6%
No 21.5% 73.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 27% 100.1%
Total N = 54

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Yes 52.6% 51.4% 50.6% 69.6% 51.4% 37.9% 51.4%
No 47.4% 7.1% 32.1% 8.7% 20.0% 24.1% 21.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 41.4% 17.3% 21.7% 28.6% 37.9% 26.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
54


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
Yes 100.0% 33.3% 75.0% 34.1% 77.3% 31.7% 53.2%
No 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 65.9% 22.7% 39.0% 29.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 66.7% 25.0% 0.0% 0.0% 29.3% 17.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes 53.7% 40.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 51.6%
No 22.4% 16.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 21.5%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 23.8% 42.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 27.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
54


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Yes 91.4% 58.3% 94.7% 37.9% 35.5% 56.6%
No 8.6% 25.0% 5.3% 62.1% 14.5% 25.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 16.7% 0.0% 0.0% 50.0% 18.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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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
Yes 68.8% 89.7% 38.0% 47.4% 37.7% 51.4%
No 0.0% 0.0% 46.8% 7.9% 24.6% 22.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 31.3% 10.3% 15.2% 44.7% 37.7% 26.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
52


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 43.3% 64.6% 51.6%
No 19.1% 25.3% 21.5%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 37.6% 10.1% 27.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
54


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes 71.4% 87.8% 35.5% 46.3% 100.0% 57.4%
No 0.0% 12.2% 42.1% 25.4% 0.0% 24.7%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 28.6% 0.0% 22.4% 28.4% 0.0% 17.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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