Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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ABREAS_A

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

If ABCHNG_A = 1 or 2: And just in your own words, what is the main reason that you have become more supportive of [restricting access to abortion/a woman's right to choose an abortion?] [Phrase read from bracketed text depended on answer given in ABCHNG_A] (Q129)
  1) Answer given
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Answer given 98% 98%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2% 100%
Total N = 77

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Answer given 97.6% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 86.4% 98.5%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.6% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
75


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
Answer given 97.4% 100.0% 97.6% 88.9% 100.0% 100.0% 97.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.6% 0.0% 2.4% 11.1% 0.0% 0.0% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
68


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Answer given 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 62.5% 98.1% 97.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 37.5% 1.9% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
77


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Answer given 94.7% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 98.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
76


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
Answer given 96.1% 100.0% 100.0% 94.8% 100.0% 98.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.9% 0.0% 0.0% 5.2% 0.0% 2.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
77


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Answer given 100.0% 96.9% 98.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 3.1% 2.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
77


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Answer given 100.0% 98.0% 100.0% 94.3% 72.7% 97.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 2.0% 0.0% 5.7% 27.3% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
74