The Right to Die II, November 2005

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

Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services... more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never?
  1) More than once a week
  2) Once a week
  3) Once or twice a month
  4) A few times a year
  5) Seldom
  6) Never
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
More than once a week 12.7% 12.7%
Once a week 21.4% 34.1%
Once or twice a month 14.4% 48.5%
A few times a year 19.1% 67.6%
Seldom 18.8% 86.4%
Never 12% 98.4%
Don't know/Refused 1.6% 100%
Total N = 1500

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
More than once a week 7.4% 9.5% 15.6% 9.9% 14.2% 18.4% 12.6%
Once a week 16.9% 18.5% 19.5% 20.3% 21.7% 30.1% 21.2%
Once or twice a month 15.1% 18.7% 13.8% 14.4% 12.9% 11.9% 14.5%
A few times a year 24.9% 19.8% 18.6% 20.0% 21.7% 12.3% 19.3%
Seldom 22.2% 18.2% 20.6% 21.5% 19.0% 11.9% 19.0%
Never 12.4% 14.9% 11.0% 12.7% 9.7% 11.8% 12.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 0.9% 3.5% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1476


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
More than once a week 18.8% 11.1% 10.2% 14.2% 12.7%
Once a week 17.2% 18.7% 20.8% 27.2% 21.3%
Once or twice a month 14.0% 13.4% 16.0% 14.8% 14.5%
A few times a year 19.7% 20.3% 21.1% 15.3% 19.0%
Seldom 17.7% 19.6% 20.2% 17.0% 18.8%
Never 10.8% 15.3% 10.0% 10.1% 12.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.8% 1.6% 1.7% 1.4% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1491


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
More than once a week 10.7% 14.5% 12.7%
Once a week 19.8% 22.9% 21.4%
Once or twice a month 12.3% 16.3% 14.4%
A few times a year 21.2% 17.2% 19.1%
Seldom 18.9% 18.8% 18.8%
Never 15.3% 9.0% 12.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 1.3% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1500


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married or Living with a partner Divorced or Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
More than once a week 13.6% 12.6% 20.1% 7.7% 12.8%
Once a week 22.4% 17.4% 32.6% 16.7% 21.4%
Once or twice a month 13.9% 14.9% 16.5% 14.8% 14.4%
A few times a year 18.5% 19.7% 9.9% 24.4% 19.2%
Seldom 18.7% 22.5% 10.6% 20.1% 18.8%
Never 11.7% 11.6% 9.5% 13.9% 12.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 1.3% 0.7% 2.3% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1486


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant (include Baptist, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Jehovah's Witness, Church of Christ, etc.) Roman Catholic Other religion No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic TOTAL
More than once a week 18.7% 5.6% 17.1% 1.9% 13.0%
Once a week 23.1% 30.6% 21.9% 2.5% 21.8%
Once or twice a month 15.9% 16.9% 16.0% 4.2% 14.5%
A few times a year 17.3% 22.1% 19.4% 20.3% 19.1%
Seldom 17.5% 16.9% 15.4% 29.0% 18.8%
Never 6.2% 7.2% 8.1% 41.9% 11.8%
Don't know/Refused 1.3% 0.6% 2.0% 0.2% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1463


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
More than once a week 18.0% 11.0% 8.8% 12.4%
Once a week 26.5% 19.6% 17.1% 20.8%
Once or twice a month 17.7% 14.5% 12.2% 14.7%
A few times a year 16.4% 20.6% 22.4% 19.9%
Seldom 13.2% 21.0% 21.7% 18.9%
Never 7.9% 12.4% 15.9% 12.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 0.9% 1.8% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1362



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