Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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SAMPLE

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

Sample type
  1) Landline
  2) Cell

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Landline 65.4% 65.4%
Cell 34.6% 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
Landline 42.8% 49.2% 63.0% 68.3% 74.8% 88.1% 65.1%
Cell 57.2% 50.8% 37.0% 31.7% 25.2% 11.9% 34.9%
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
Landline 58.3% 58.9% 61.4% 60.4% 65.2% 71.5% 62.6%
Cell 41.7% 41.1% 38.6% 39.6% 34.8% 28.5% 37.4%
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
Landline 72.9% 53.2% 56.1% 86.8% 48.4% 65.3%
Cell 27.1% 46.8% 43.9% 13.2% 51.6% 34.7%
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
Landline 72.9% 68.9% 47.8% 68.7% 55.9% 65.3%
Cell 27.1% 31.1% 52.2% 31.3% 44.1% 34.7%
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
Landline 61.3% 66.9% 65.0% 65.0% 67.3% 65.4%
Cell 38.7% 33.1% 35.0% 35.0% 32.7% 34.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3990


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Landline 57.9% 72.5% 65.4%
Cell 42.1% 27.5% 34.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
4013


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
Landline 70.8% 69.0% 64.0% 59.0% 55.5% 64.9%
Cell 29.2% 31.0% 36.0% 41.0% 44.5% 35.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3801