Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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DMORM_A

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

Is there a lot of discrimination against Mormons, or not? (Q170E)
  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 24.1% 24.1%
No, not a lot of discrimination 55.9% 80%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 20% 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 37.4% 26.2% 22.3% 19.0% 23.9% 18.7% 23.9%
No, not a lot of discrimination 53.4% 56.1% 56.9% 58.1% 54.6% 57.1% 56.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9.2% 17.8% 20.8% 23.0% 21.5% 24.2% 19.9%
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 30.3% 22.9% 25.8% 24.8% 19.1% 19.0% 24.3%
No, not a lot of discrimination 44.5% 55.5% 53.4% 67.3% 62.3% 64.2% 56.7%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 25.1% 21.6% 20.8% 7.8% 18.6% 16.8% 19.0%
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 21.5% 27.1% 29.1% 18.0% 27.9% 24.0%
No, not a lot of discrimination 58.7% 53.5% 47.8% 50.9% 56.3% 56.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 19.8% 19.4% 23.1% 31.1% 15.8% 20.0%
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 22.2% 21.4% 30.4% 21.8% 28.3% 24.3%
No, not a lot of discrimination 56.3% 61.8% 52.4% 55.1% 50.6% 56.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 21.5% 16.7% 17.2% 23.1% 21.1% 19.7%
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 30.4% 23.1% 23.2% 25.6% 18.7% 24.1%
No, not a lot of discrimination 39.8% 54.2% 61.0% 61.1% 62.0% 56.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 29.8% 22.7% 15.8% 13.3% 19.3% 19.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2004


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 22.5% 25.6% 24.1%
No, not a lot of discrimination 59.8% 52.3% 55.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 17.7% 22.1% 20.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2010


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 24.2% 20.8% 26.8% 22.0% 31.0% 24.1%
No, not a lot of discrimination 53.8% 61.2% 56.0% 57.1% 49.0% 57.3%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 22.0% 18.0% 17.1% 20.9% 20.0% 18.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1908