Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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

If SAMPLE = 2, HH1 = 1, and NOTCELL = 1: Of all the telephone that you receive, do you get... [Choices 1 and 3 are reversed for random respondents, Choice 2 is always read second] (C2)
  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

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 42.8% 42.8%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 33.2% 76%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 24% 100%
Total N = 79

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 87.0% 80.0% 73.3% 41.3% 18.0% 25.0% 42.5%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 13.0% 20.0% 26.7% 32.0% 59.0% 25.0% 33.3%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 26.7% 23.0% 50.0% 24.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
79


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 38.7% 46.5% 40.7% 35.3% 20.0% 44.7% 39.2%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 29.3% 4.7% 29.6% 41.2% 80.0% 55.3% 35.0%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 32.0% 48.8% 29.6% 23.5% 0.0% 0.0% 25.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
71


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 51.9% 0.0% 35.8% 8.6% 63.5% 42.6%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 48.1% 0.0% 42.5% 11.4% 30.2% 33.5%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 0.0% 100.0% 21.7% 80.0% 6.3% 23.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
79


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 40.6% 55.6% 28.0% 13.6% 61.0% 42.8%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 33.3% 8.9% 52.0% 77.3% 24.4% 33.2%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 26.1% 35.6% 20.0% 9.1% 14.6% 24.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
79


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 38.9% 37.1% 51.7% 49.1% 35.2% 42.5%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 38.9% 24.3% 24.1% 34.5% 50.0% 33.3%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 22.2% 38.6% 24.1% 16.4% 14.8% 24.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
79


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 60.3% 20.8% 42.8%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 29.1% 38.3% 33.2%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 10.6% 40.8% 24.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
79


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
All or almost all calls on a cell phone 29.4% 32.3% 63.4% 35.5% 32.4% 42.3%
Some on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone 11.8% 29.2% 28.0% 58.1% 38.2% 32.3%
All or almost all calls on a regular home phone 58.8% 38.5% 8.5% 6.5% 29.4% 25.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
76