Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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SPBORN

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

If SPREL = 1-4 or 13, or SPCHR = 1: Would you describe your spouse as a 'born again' or evangelical Christian, or not?
  1) Yes, would
  2) No, would not
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, would 45% 45%
No, would not 51% 96%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.1% 100.1%
Total N = 1008

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, would 59.1% 43.0% 53.2% 41.4% 41.9% 42.6% 45.1%
No, would not 25.2% 53.1% 45.5% 56.6% 51.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 15.7% 3.9% 1.2% 2.0% 6.4% 6.1% 4.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
994


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, would 60.6% 62.3% 48.9% 46.7% 41.2% 33.5% 45.8%
No, would not 33.0% 36.0% 46.6% 49.7% 56.5% 64.9% 50.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.4% 1.7% 4.5% 3.6% 2.3% 1.7% 3.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
817


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, would 45.9% 35.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 45.0%
No, would not 50.0% 61.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 51.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.2% 2.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Yes, would 58.3% 19.5% 61.6% 14.1% 26.0% 45.0%
No, would not 37.7% 76.4% 35.1% 77.5% 68.5% 51.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.9% 4.0% 3.4% 8.5% 5.5% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1005


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, would 52.9% 49.5% 46.6% 33.2% 39.2% 44.9%
No, would not 36.6% 46.4% 48.7% 65.2% 60.0% 51.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 10.5% 4.1% 4.7% 1.5% 0.8% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1003


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, would 49.9% 40.0% 45.0%
No, would not 48.0% 53.9% 51.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.1% 6.0% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes, would 73.7% 52.6% 33.6% 30.7% 55.1% 45.3%
No, would not 25.3% 43.3% 64.1% 64.5% 38.1% 51.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.0% 4.1% 2.3% 4.8% 6.8% 3.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
974