Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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SURVEY

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

Survey
  1) Survey A
  2) Survey B

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Survey A 50% 50%
Survey B 50% 100%
Total N = 4013

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Survey A 50.2% 47.9% 51.4% 50.1% 49.2% 50.8% 50.0%
Survey B 49.8% 52.1% 48.6% 49.9% 50.8% 49.2% 50.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3951


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
Survey A 57.4% 50.1% 49.5% 47.2% 49.2% 49.2% 50.6%
Survey B 42.6% 49.9% 50.5% 52.8% 50.8% 50.8% 49.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3280


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Survey A 48.7% 50.8% 54.8% 46.1% 51.9% 50.0%
Survey B 51.3% 49.2% 45.2% 53.9% 48.1% 50.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3989


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Survey A 48.9% 50.5% 56.0% 43.8% 48.1% 49.9%
Survey B 51.1% 49.5% 44.0% 56.2% 51.9% 50.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3954


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
Survey A 50.6% 51.9% 48.4% 49.8% 48.8% 50.1%
Survey B 49.4% 48.1% 51.6% 50.2% 51.2% 49.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3990


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Survey A 50.0% 50.0% 50.0%
Survey B 50.0% 50.0% 50.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
4013


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Survey A 48.0% 50.6% 51.1% 47.4% 50.9% 50.1%
Survey B 52.0% 49.4% 48.9% 52.6% 49.1% 49.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3801