Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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REFUSAL

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

Refusal conversion
  0) No
  1) Yes

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
No 80.9% 80.9%
Yes 19.1% 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
No 80.1% 84.7% 80.1% 82.9% 80.2% 76.7% 80.9%
Yes 19.9% 15.3% 19.9% 17.1% 19.8% 23.3% 19.1%
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
No 76.6% 81.8% 82.0% 82.2% 86.7% 83.1% 81.8%
Yes 23.4% 18.2% 18.0% 17.8% 13.3% 16.9% 18.2%
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
No 80.2% 81.2% 84.2% 74.8% 82.9% 80.9%
Yes 19.8% 18.8% 15.8% 25.2% 17.1% 19.1%
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
No 79.4% 79.7% 84.3% 85.4% 82.1% 80.9%
Yes 20.6% 20.3% 15.7% 14.6% 17.9% 19.1%
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
No 75.2% 78.3% 82.5% 85.8% 84.7% 81.0%
Yes 24.8% 21.7% 17.5% 14.2% 15.3% 19.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3990


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
No 79.9% 81.8% 80.9%
Yes 20.1% 18.2% 19.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
4013


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
No 85.2% 77.9% 82.4% 82.1% 81.8% 81.0%
Yes 14.8% 22.1% 17.6% 17.9% 18.2% 19.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3801