Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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DHISP_A

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

Is there a lot of discrimination against Hispanics, or not? [Form 2 only] (Q170H)
  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 51.8% 51.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 40.9% 92.7%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.2% 99.9%
Total N = 999

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 66.6% 64.8% 45.2% 44.2% 53.7% 42.2% 51.7%
No, not a lot of discrimination 33.4% 31.7% 44.6% 43.7% 41.1% 49.5% 41.2%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 3.5% 10.3% 12.1% 5.2% 8.3% 7.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
982


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 55.0% 56.3% 46.1% 57.5% 46.6% 46.8% 51.2%
No, not a lot of discrimination 35.6% 34.7% 46.4% 41.8% 45.9% 47.1% 41.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9.4% 9.0% 7.5% 0.7% 7.5% 6.2% 6.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
828


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living with a partner Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 48.5% 52.3% 63.7% 33.8% 58.5% 51.9%
No, not a lot of discrimination 45.2% 31.6% 29.3% 50.0% 36.8% 40.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.3% 16.0% 7.0% 16.3% 4.7% 7.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
993


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 44.2% 58.6% 58.7% 58.1% 51.2% 51.7%
No, not a lot of discrimination 47.6% 36.2% 35.5% 36.1% 41.0% 41.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 8.2% 5.2% 5.8% 5.8% 7.8% 6.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
979


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 63.9% 50.8% 48.0% 50.1% 52.4% 51.9%
No, not a lot of discrimination 24.6% 42.9% 45.5% 45.6% 37.2% 40.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 11.5% 6.3% 6.5% 4.4% 10.4% 7.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
997


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 51.7% 52.0% 51.9%
No, not a lot of discrimination 43.4% 38.5% 40.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.8% 9.5% 7.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
999


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes, a lot of discrimination 40.4% 42.9% 58.1% 61.6% 63.9% 52.8%
No, not a lot of discrimination 55.7% 50.7% 36.9% 26.5% 31.6% 40.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.9% 6.4% 5.0% 11.9% 4.5% 6.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
949