Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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KNOMUS_A

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

Do you, yourself, happen to know anyone who is Muslim? (Q175)
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 45.5% 45.5%
No 53.9% 99.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .6% 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 48.5% 54.8% 49.8% 45.9% 45.5% 30.0% 45.6%
No 51.2% 45.2% 49.4% 53.4% 54.1% 68.9% 53.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.3% 0.0% 0.8% 0.7% 0.5% 1.1% 0.6%
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 38.0% 37.2% 35.1% 48.9% 60.8% 65.5% 46.4%
No 61.1% 61.3% 64.8% 50.9% 38.8% 33.9% 53.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.9% 1.5% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4% 0.6% 0.6%
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 46.8% 44.8% 41.2% 25.9% 49.9% 45.5%
No 52.7% 54.5% 58.6% 72.0% 49.4% 53.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.5% 0.7% 0.2% 2.1% 0.7% 0.6%
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 40.6% 42.0% 49.8% 70.7% 48.9% 45.1%
No 58.6% 57.4% 49.9% 29.3% 50.8% 54.4%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.8% 0.6% 0.3% 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
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 24.2% 30.2% 53.8% 63.6% 70.8% 45.5%
No 75.3% 68.8% 45.9% 36.1% 28.6% 53.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.5% 1.0% 0.3% 0.4% 0.6% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2004


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 50.9% 40.5% 45.5%
No 49.0% 58.4% 53.9%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.1% 1.1% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2010


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Yes 44.7% 39.9% 50.8% 49.2% 51.3% 46.4%
No 55.3% 59.6% 48.7% 50.2% 48.6% 53.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 0.0% 0.5% 0.5% 0.6% 0.2% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1908