Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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MONEY

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

If SAMPLE = 2: We'd like to send you $5 for your time. Can I please have your full name and a mailing address where we can send you the money?
  1) Respondent wants the money
  9) Respondent does not want the money (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Respondent wants the money 70.9% 70.9%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 29.1% 100%
Total N = 1001

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Respondent wants the money 75.1% 67.7% 74.2% 66.5% 73.2% 68.6% 71.0%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 24.9% 32.3% 25.8% 33.5% 26.8% 31.4% 29.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
996


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
Respondent wants the money 85.8% 82.2% 68.3% 72.0% 63.2% 54.2% 72.2%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 14.2% 17.8% 31.7% 28.0% 36.8% 45.8% 27.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
885


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Respondent wants the money 65.1% 72.5% 81.1% 82.1% 72.7% 70.9%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 34.9% 27.5% 18.9% 17.9% 27.3% 29.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
999


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Respondent wants the money 69.9% 71.8% 73.7% 66.9% 71.4% 71.3%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 30.1% 28.2% 26.3% 33.1% 28.6% 28.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
990


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
Respondent wants the money 79.1% 76.2% 70.2% 59.9% 63.9% 71.0%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 20.9% 23.8% 29.8% 40.1% 36.1% 29.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
997


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Respondent wants the money 70.2% 71.8% 70.9%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 29.8% 28.2% 29.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1001


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Respondent wants the money 65.6% 64.6% 72.6% 78.4% 80.4% 71.5%
Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 34.4% 35.4% 27.4% 21.6% 19.6% 28.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
959