Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009

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LANG

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

Language interview was conducted in
  1) English
  2) Spanish

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
English 95.3% 95.3%
Spanish 4.7% 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
English 92.6% 92.8% 93.7% 95.2% 97.6% 99.1% 95.2%
Spanish 7.4% 7.2% 6.3% 4.8% 2.4% 0.9% 4.8%
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
English 88.3% 92.7% 97.0% 99.4% 99.7% 99.7% 96.0%
Spanish 11.7% 7.3% 3.0% 0.6% 0.3% 0.3% 4.0%
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
English 95.5% 86.6% 95.7% 96.3% 96.6% 95.2%
Spanish 4.5% 13.4% 4.3% 3.7% 3.4% 4.8%
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
English 98.3% 87.4% 97.0% 100.0% 95.8% 95.3%
Spanish 1.7% 12.6% 3.0% 0.0% 4.2% 4.7%
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
English 78.4% 96.0% 98.8% 98.8% 99.5% 95.2%
Spanish 21.6% 4.0% 1.2% 1.2% 0.5% 4.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3990


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
English 93.6% 96.8% 95.3%
Spanish 6.4% 3.2% 4.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
4013


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal Very liberal TOTAL
English 98.1% 94.0% 95.6% 95.8% 97.5% 95.4%
Spanish 1.9% 6.0% 4.4% 4.2% 2.5% 4.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
3801