Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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DJEWS_A

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

Is there a lot of discrimination against Jews, or not? (Q170C)
  1) Yes, a lot of discrimination
  2) No, not a lot of discrimination
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, a lot of discrimination 34.8% 34.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 53.9% 88.7%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 11.3% 100%
Total N = 2010

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 or older TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 42.7% 33.5% 33.6% 32.1% 35.3% 34.1% 34.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 54.1% 54.7% 55.2% 55.5% 51.6% 52.9% 54.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.2% 11.9% 11.2% 12.5% 13.1% 13.0% 11.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1980


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
Yes, a lot of discrimination 43.7% 33.9% 35.9% 37.0% 30.3% 27.9% 35.4%
No, not a lot of discrimination 42.7% 55.6% 52.6% 57.9% 60.9% 63.2% 54.5%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 13.6% 10.5% 11.5% 5.0% 8.8% 8.8% 10.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1652


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 31.9% 42.2% 42.5% 30.9% 36.2% 34.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 56.5% 43.9% 46.9% 51.5% 55.5% 54.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 11.6% 13.9% 10.6% 17.6% 8.3% 11.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1999


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other Christian (Mormon, Orthodox, Unitarian, self-identified as Christian) Other religion Atheist, agnostic, nothing in particular TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 38.8% 27.6% 35.6% 35.4% 36.1% 35.1%
No, not a lot of discrimination 47.5% 63.2% 54.1% 55.6% 55.0% 53.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 13.8% 9.2% 10.3% 9.0% 9.0% 11.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1974


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
Yes, a lot of discrimination 45.0% 35.5% 33.9% 28.6% 31.2% 34.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 37.8% 50.5% 59.3% 62.2% 59.5% 54.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 17.2% 14.0% 6.8% 9.1% 9.3% 11.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2004


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 32.1% 37.4% 34.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 58.8% 49.3% 53.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9.2% 13.2% 11.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2010


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 36.9% 31.0% 34.2% 41.8% 46.8% 35.3%
No, not a lot of discrimination 48.3% 56.8% 58.4% 51.5% 43.8% 55.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 14.8% 12.2% 7.3% 6.7% 9.4% 9.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1908