Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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

If SAMPLE = 1, CELL = 1, and HH1 = 1: Of all the telephone calls that you receive, do you get... [Choices 1 and 3 are reversed for random respondents, Choice 2 is always read second] (L2)
  1) All or almost all calls on a cell phone
  2) Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone
  3) All or almost all calls on a regular home phone
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 19.7% 19.7%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 29.9% 49.6%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 49.3% 98.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.1% 100%
Total N = 424

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 68.8% 57.1% 64.4% 22.2% 13.1% 9.3% 19.8%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 0.0% 37.1% 24.4% 43.7% 46.7% 19.5% 30.1%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 31.3% 5.7% 11.1% 33.3% 39.4% 70.3% 49.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.7% 0.9% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
416


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
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 15.1% 23.8% 17.9% 33.3% 28.8% 22.4% 22.1%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 15.1% 19.0% 39.3% 35.6% 54.5% 42.9% 31.1%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 69.1% 52.4% 40.7% 31.1% 16.7% 34.7% 45.3%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.7% 4.8% 2.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
355


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 25.0% 0.0% 21.2% 8.7% 39.2% 19.8%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 37.5% 0.0% 39.8% 21.1% 31.1% 30.0%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 37.5% 0.0% 38.1% 68.5% 29.7% 49.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.0% 0.9% 1.7% 0.0% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
419


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 16.1% 27.0% 27.1% 16.7% 17.7% 19.6%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 30.3% 23.6% 23.7% 25.0% 41.7% 29.6%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 52.2% 48.6% 47.5% 58.3% 39.6% 49.6%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.4% 0.7% 1.7% 0.0% 1.0% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
419


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
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 10.8% 18.6% 21.8% 23.4% 18.6% 19.7%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 12.3% 23.3% 33.0% 34.4% 43.3% 29.9%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 76.9% 57.1% 43.7% 39.8% 38.1% 49.3%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 1.0% 1.5% 2.3% 0.0% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
423


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 32.3% 12.6% 19.7%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 33.1% 27.9% 29.8%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 32.7% 58.8% 49.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.0% 0.7% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
424


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 18.2% 21.0% 18.8% 25.3% 6.7% 19.9%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 27.3% 29.6% 31.5% 24.2% 53.3% 30.5%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 54.5% 46.8% 49.6% 50.5% 36.7% 48.6%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0% 3.3% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
404