Faith Matters Survey, 2006

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All frequencies weighted by 631) WEIGHT
1) Case ID (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL310818894.4216595.51
2) Study (STUDY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
3) S-1. INTERVIEWER: Record respondent's gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male150148.3
2) Female160751.7
TOTAL3108100.0
4) S-2A. We're interested in how people spend their time. In the last seven days did you do the following? How about have a meal at a restaurant? (WKMEAL)
TOTAL%
0) No87828.2
1) Yes221671.3
8) Don't know/No opinion4.1
9) No answer/Refused10.3
TOTAL3108100.0
5) S-2B. We're interested in how people spend their time. In the last seven days did you do the following? How about go to a sporting event? (WKSPRT)
TOTAL%
0) No259283.4
1) Yes50616.3
9) No answer/Refused11.4
TOTAL3109100.0
6) S-2C. We're interested in how people spend their time. In the last seven days did you do the following? How about attend religious services? (WKRELIG)
TOTAL%
0) No175656.5
1) Yes135143.5
8) Don't know/No opinion10
TOTAL3108100.0
7) Question order: 2_1_01 (ROTS2_01)
TOTAL%
1) Have a meal at a restaurant103933.4
2) Go to a sporting event107534.6
3) Attend religious services99432
TOTAL3108100.0
8) Question order: 2_1_02 (ROTS2_02)
TOTAL%
1) Have a meal at a restaurant105233.9
2) Go to a sporting event96331
3) Attend religious services108735
Missing7 
TOTAL3102100.0
9) Question order: 2_1_03 (ROTS2_03)
TOTAL%
1) Have a meal at a restaurant100832.6
2) Go to a sporting event106034.2
3) Attend religious services102733.2
Missing13 
TOTAL3095100.0
10) 1_1a. About how many times in the past 12 months have you visited relatives in person or had them visit you? (CFAMVISI)
TOTAL%
0) 01645.3
1) 1983.2
2) 21294.1
3) 31193.8
4) 41344.3
5) 51344.3
6) 61504.8
7) 726.8
8) 8842.7
9) 921.7
10) 101735.6
11) 115.2
12) 121996.4
13) 133.1
14) 144.1
15) 15983.2
16) 164.1
17) 1710
18) 187.2
19) 1910
20) 201936.2
22) 223.1
23) 2310
24) 24662.1
25) 25963.1
26) 263.1
28) 282.1
30) 301404.5
32) 323.1
35) 3512.4
36) 3620.6
37) 373.1
40) 40682.2
44) 4410
45) 459.3
46) 462.1
48) 4820.6
50) 501986.4
52) 52712.3
53) 532.1
54) 542.1
55) 555.2
56) 562.1
58) 5810
60) 60481.5
62) 6210
63) 6310
65) 656.2
70) 7015.5
75) 7519.6
80) 8011.4
84) 8410
85) 8510
90) 904.1
96) 967.2
100) 1001464.7
103) 10310
104) 1049.3
105) 10510
109) 10910
110) 11010
112) 1122.1
120) 1204.1
123) 12310
125) 12510
132) 13210
144) 1443.1
150) 1501063.4
153) 15310
156) 1563.1
170) 17010
175) 17510
200) 200521.7
208) 20810
210) 21010
220) 22010
241) 24110
250) 2509.3
265) 2652.1
270) 27010
275) 27510
299) 29910
300) 3001053.4
340) 34010
365) 3657.2
998) Don't know/No opinion511.6
999) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3111100.0
11) 1-2a. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (FAMVISIT)
TOTAL%
1) Never did this23.7
2) Once00
3) A few times35.6
4) 2-4 times23.7
5) 5-9 times23.7
6) About once a month on average59.3
7) Twice a month47.4
8) About once a week on average713
9) More than once a week1935.2
98) Don't Know/No opinion1018.5
Missing3054 
TOTAL54100.0
12) 1_1b. About how many times in the past 12 months have you attended a club meeting? (CCLUBMET)
TOTAL%
0) 0198163.7
1) 1993.2
2) 21845.9
3) 3822.6
4) 4692.2
5) 5642.1
6) 6933
7) 710.3
8) 8301
9) 98.3
10) 10692.2
11) 112.1
12) 121464.7
13) 132.1
14) 143.1
15) 1529.9
16) 163.1
17) 1710
18) 187.2
20) 20421.4
21) 2110
22) 2200
24) 24331.1
25) 2514.5
26) 2610
27) 2710
30) 3023.7
32) 3210
33) 3310
35) 3510
36) 368.3
40) 4017.5
45) 454.1
48) 487.2
50) 5016.5
52) 5216.5
54) 5410
60) 603.1
64) 6410
70) 7010
75) 752.1
80) 8010
90) 9010
96) 9610
100) 1008.3
104) 10410
110) 11010
150) 1503.1
200) 2003.1
300) 3002.1
998) Don't know/No opinion13.4
999) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3111100.0
13) 1-2b. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (CLUBMEET)
TOTAL%
1) Never did this428.6
4) 2-4 times17.1
5) 5-9 times17.1
6) About once a month on average214.3
7) Twice a month17.1
8) About once a week on average321.4
9) More than once a week17.1
98) Don't Know/No opinion17.1
Missing3094 
TOTAL14100.0
14) 1_1c. About how many times in the past 12 months have you had friends over to your home? (CFRDVIST)
TOTAL%
0) 02387.7
1) 1441.4
2) 21213.9
3) 31284.1
4) 41123.6
5) 51514.9
6) 61745.6
7) 7401.3
8) 8692.2
9) 911.4
10) 102447.8
11) 116.2
12) 122237.2
13) 132.1
14) 146.2
15) 151103.5
16) 163.1
17) 172.1
18) 1810.3
20) 202819
23) 2310
24) 24632
25) 251003.2
26) 263.1
28) 2810
30) 301414.5
32) 322.1
35) 3516.5
36) 3617.5
37) 373.1
40) 40581.9
45) 455.2
48) 4810.3
49) 4910
50) 501705.5
52) 52361.2
54) 542.1
55) 553.1
56) 564.1
57) 572.1
60) 60351.1
65) 654.1
67) 672.1
70) 7015.5
72) 722.1
75) 7515.5
76) 7610
80) 807.2
90) 903.1
96) 965.2
100) 1001274.1
104) 10410.3
112) 11210
113) 11310
120) 1206.2
125) 1252.1
130) 13010
150) 150501.6
158) 15810
175) 1754.1
180) 1803.1
200) 200431.4
208) 20810
210) 2102.1
220) 22010
225) 2252.1
244) 24410
250) 25013.4
288) 28800
300) 300802.6
350) 35010
365) 3652.1
998) Don't know/No opinion501.6
999) No answer/Refused6.2
TOTAL3110100.0
15) 1-2c. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (FRDVISIT)
TOTAL%
1) Never did this11.9
3) A few times35.6
4) 2-4 times23.7
6) About once a month on average47.4
7) Twice a month611.1
8) About once a week on average1018.5
9) More than once a week1425.9
98) Don't Know/No opinion1120.4
99) No answer/Refused35.6
Missing3052 
TOTAL54100.0
16) 1_1d. About how many times in the past 12 months have you attended any public meeting? (CPUBMEET)
TOTAL%
0) 0163352.5
1) 12648.5
2) 23089.9
3) 31916.1
4) 41193.8
5) 51073.4
6) 6802.6
7) 713.4
8) 828.9
9) 912.4
10) 10732.3
11) 1110
12) 12822.6
13) 1310
14) 142.1
15) 1514.5
18) 183.1
20) 2024.8
21) 2110
22) 2210
23) 2310
24) 249.3
25) 2513.4
26) 2610
30) 3016.5
32) 3210
33) 3310
34) 3410
35) 353.1
36) 3610
40) 407.2
44) 4410
45) 452.1
48) 486.2
50) 5022.7
52) 525.2
55) 5510
60) 605.2
65) 6510
68) 6810
70) 702.1
72) 7210
75) 7510
90) 9010
100) 10010.3
104) 1042.1
144) 1442.1
150) 15011.4
156) 15610
180) 18010
200) 20010
300) 3004.1
998) Don't know/No opinion16.5
999) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3110100.0
17) 1-2d. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (PUBMEET)
TOTAL%
2) Once00
3) A few times211.1
4) 2-4 times316.7
5) 5-9 times15.6
6) About once a month on average211.1
7) Twice a month15.6
9) More than once a week15.6
98) Don't Know/No opinion633.3
99) No answer/Refused211.1
Missing3090 
TOTAL18100.0
18) 1_1e. About how many times in the past 12 months have you been in the home of a neighbor? (CNEIHOME)
TOTAL%
0) 064820.8
1) 11143.7
2) 22106.8
3) 31725.5
4) 41374.4
5) 51936.2
6) 61705.5
7) 7341.1
8) 8471.5
9) 97.2
10) 102207.1
11) 1110
12) 121464.7
13) 133.1
14) 143.1
15) 15812.6
16) 1610
18) 185.2
20) 201936.2
23) 232.1
24) 24341.1
25) 25622
26) 2610
28) 282.1
30) 30832.7
35) 353.1
36) 3610.3
38) 3810
40) 40471.5
45) 4510
46) 4610
48) 488.3
50) 501183.8
52) 5228.9
53) 5310
56) 562.1
60) 6023.7
65) 6510
69) 6910
70) 706.2
75) 7510.3
80) 805.2
90) 9010
100) 100892.9
104) 1043.1
115) 11510
120) 1207.2
123) 12310
125) 12510
144) 14410
150) 150441.4
155) 15510
156) 1562.1
160) 16010
180) 1802.1
200) 20024.8
215) 2152.1
250) 2502.1
252) 25210
280) 28010
298) 29810
300) 300441.4
365) 3652.1
998) Don't know/No opinion401.3
999) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3108100.0
19) 1-2e. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (NEIHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Never did this12.4
2) Once512.2
3) A few times24.9
4) 2-4 times37.3
5) 5-9 times24.9
6) About once a month on average24.9
7) Twice a month512.2
8) About once a week on average49.8
9) More than once a week1126.8
98) Don't know/No opinion512.2
99) No answer/Refused12.4
Missing3066 
TOTAL41100.0
20) 1_1f. About how many times in the past 12 months have you chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech? (CCHRMTG)
TOTAL%
0) 0186159.9
1) 11936.2
2) 22207.1
3) 31454.7
4) 4802.6
5) 5872.8
6) 6632
7) 723.7
8) 821.7
9) 92.1
10) 10612
12) 12792.5
13) 1310
14) 144.1
15) 1526.8
16) 1610
18) 184.1
20) 20441.4
21) 2110
24) 2411.4
25) 2516.5
26) 262.1
30) 3023.7
35) 353.1
36) 362.1
40) 4010.3
43) 4310
48) 482.1
50) 50341.1
52) 5213.4
55) 5510
56) 5610
60) 606.2
65) 6510
70) 7010
72) 7210
75) 755.2
80) 8010
96) 9610
100) 1008.3
104) 10410
115) 11510
125) 12510
130) 13010
150) 15015.5
180) 18010
185) 18510
200) 2004.1
225) 22510
250) 25010
300) 30010.3
998) Don't know/No opinion8.3
999) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3106100.0
21) 1-2f. Would you say on average in the last year you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (CHRMTG)
TOTAL%
3) A few times19.1
6) About once a month on average327.3
7) Twice a month218.2
8) About once a week on average218.2
9) More than once a week19.1
98) Don't know/No opinion19.1
99) No answer/Refused19.1
Missing3098 
TOTAL11100.0
22) 1-3f. Where did it take place? Was it at work, at church, through a group you belong to or somewhere else? (CHRMTGLC_01) (CHRMT_01)
TOTAL%
1) At work58346.8
2) At church22718.2
3) Through a group I belong to20616.5
4) Somewhere else22718.2
8) Don't know/No opinion3.2
Missing1863 
TOTAL1246100.0
23) 1-3f. Where did it take place? Was it at work, at church, through a group you belong to or somewhere else? (CHRMTGLC_02) (CHRMT_02)
TOTAL%
2) At church7441.1
3) Through a group I belong to6837.8
4) Somewhere else3821.1
Missing2927 
TOTAL180100.0
24) 1-3f. Where did it take place? Was it at work, at church, through a group you belong to or somewhere else? (CHRMTGLC_03) (CHRMT_03)
TOTAL%
3) Through a group I belong to2365.7
4) Somewhere else1234.3
Missing3073 
TOTAL35100.0
25) 1-3f. Where did it take place? Was it at work, at church, through a group you belong to or somewhere else? (CHRMTGLC_04) (CHRMT_04)
TOTAL%
4) Somewhere else10100
Missing3098 
TOTAL10100.0
26) Question order: 1_1_01 (ROT1_1_01) (ROT1_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you53717.3
2) Attended a club meeting49415.9
3) Had friends over to your home55517.9
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion52917
5) Been in the home of a neighbor47715.3
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech51616.6
TOTAL3108100.0
27) Question order: 1_1_02 (ROT1_1_02) (ROT1_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you51716.6
2) Attended a club meeting55417.8
3) Had friends over to your home52917
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion54317.5
5) Been in the home of a neighbor47615.3
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech48815.7
TOTAL3107100.0
28) Question order: 1_1_03 (ROT1_1_03) (ROT1_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you53217.1
2) Attended a club meeting50016.1
3) Had friends over to your home51016.4
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion52216.8
5) Been in the home of a neighbor51516.6
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech52817
TOTAL3107100.0
29) Question order: 1_1_04 (ROT1_1_04) (ROT1_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you50416.2
2) Attended a club meeting52316.8
3) Had friends over to your home50916.4
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion50516.2
5) Been in the home of a neighbor53817.3
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech52917
TOTAL3108100.0
30) Question order: 1_1_05 (ROT1_1_05) (ROT1_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you50216.2
2) Attended a club meeting52016.7
3) Had friends over to your home51716.6
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion48515.6
5) Been in the home of a neighbor56118.1
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech52316.8
TOTAL3108100.0
31) Question order: 1_1_06 (ROT1_1_06) (ROT1_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) Visited relatives in person or had them visit you51516.6
2) Attended a club meeting51716.6
3) Had friends over to your home48815.7
4) Attended any public meeting in which there was discussion52316.8
5) Been in the home of a neighbor54117.4
6) Chaired a meeting or gave a presentation or speech52416.9
TOTAL3108100.0
32) 1-4. Some people volunteer, others don't. Did you happen to volunteer in the past 12 months? By volunteering, I mean any unpaid work you've done to help people besides your family and friends or people you work with. (VOLYN)
TOTAL%
0) No142045.7
1) Yes167954
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3107100.0
33) 1-5. How many times in the past twelve months did you volunteer? (CVOLTIME)
TOTAL%
0) 02.1
1) 1995.9
2) 217210.2
3) 31227.2
4) 41197.1
5) 51267.5
6) 61116.6
7) 7261.5
8) 8372.2
9) 95.3
10) 101116.6
11) 111.1
12) 121358
13) 134.2
14) 143.2
15) 15543.2
16) 166.4
17) 171.1
18) 187.4
20) 20834.9
24) 24311.8
25) 25301.8
26) 262.1
27) 271.1
28) 284.2
30) 30573.4
32) 321.1
35) 355.3
36) 3614.8
40) 40241.4
42) 421.1
45) 453.2
48) 484.2
50) 50653.9
52) 52311.8
54) 541.1
55) 551.1
56) 561.1
60) 60201.2
64) 641.1
67) 671.1
70) 703.2
72) 721.1
75) 7511.7
80) 802.1
82) 821.1
84) 841.1
90) 902.1
92) 921.1
96) 961.1
100) 100332
104) 1044.2
110) 1101.1
120) 1205.3
123) 1231.1
125) 1251.1
129) 1291.1
130) 1301.1
144) 1441.1
150) 150201.2
156) 1562.1
169) 1691.1
200) 20010.6
225) 2251.1
250) 2501.1
300) 300211.2
998) Don't know/No opinion352.1
Missing1429 
TOTAL1684100.0
34) 1-6. Would you say on average in the last 12 months you never did this, did it once, did it a few times, volunteered about once a month, twice a month, about once a week, or more than that? (VOLTIMES)
TOTAL%
2) Once38.3
3) A few times513.9
4) 2-4 times12.8
6) About once a month on average719.4
7) Twice a month25.6
8) About once a week on average616.7
9) More than once a week719.4
98) Don't Know/No opinion513.9
Missing3073 
TOTAL36100.0
35) 1-7. Could you tell me whether you have done any volunteer work for a religious group or house of worship in the past 12 months? (VOLREL)
TOTAL%
0) No83249.6
1) Yes84550.3
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
Missing1429 
TOTAL1679100.0
36) 1-8a. How about for health care or fighting particular diseases? Have you done any volunteer work for health care or fighting particular diseases in the past 12 months? (VOLHEA)
TOTAL%
0) No55065.4
1) Yes29034.5
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
Missing2267 
TOTAL841100.0
37) 1-8b. How about for school or youth programs? Have you done any volunteer work for school or youth programs in the past 12 months? (VOLYOU)
TOTAL%
0) No39647.1
1) Yes44452.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
Missing2267 
TOTAL841100.0
38) 1-8c. How about for any organization to help the poor or elderly? Have you done any volunteer work for any organization to help the poor or elderly in the past 12 months? (VOLHUM)
TOTAL%
0) No37945.1
1) Yes46254.9
Missing2267 
TOTAL841100.0
39) 1-8d. How about for any arts or cultural organizations? Have you done any volunteer work for any arts or cultural organizations in the past 12 months? (VOLARTS)
TOTAL%
0) No68681.6
1) Yes15518.4
Missing2267 
TOTAL841100.0
40) 1-8e. How about for any neighborhood or civic group? Have you done any volunteer work for any neighborhood or civic group in the past 12 months? (VOLNEI)
TOTAL%
0) No50159.6
1) Yes33840.2
8) Don't know/No opinion2.2
Missing2267 
TOTAL841100.0
41) Question order: 1_8_01 (ROT1_8_01) (ROT1_8_1)
TOTAL%
1) For health care or fighting particular diseases68221.9
2) For school or youth programs59919.3
3) For any organization to help the poor or elderly61419.8
4) For any arts or cultural organizations56018
5) For any neighborhood or civic group65321
TOTAL3108100.0
42) Question order: 1_8_02 (ROT1_8_02) (ROT1_8_2)
TOTAL%
1) For health care or fighting particular diseases59819.2
2) For school or youth programs70522.7
3) For any organization to help the poor or elderly60219.4
4) For any arts or cultural organizations56618.2
5) For any neighborhood or civic group63820.5
TOTAL3109100.0
43) Question order: 1_8_03 (ROT1_8_03) (ROT1_8_3)
TOTAL%
1) For health care or fighting particular diseases60819.6
2) For school or youth programs59119
3) For any organization to help the poor or elderly59819.2
4) For any arts or cultural organizations66621.4
5) For any neighborhood or civic group64620.8
TOTAL3109100.0
44) Question order: 1_8_04 (ROT1_8_04) (ROT1_8_4)
TOTAL%
1) For health care or fighting particular diseases60419.4
2) For school or youth programs61419.7
3) For any organization to help the poor or elderly63620.5
4) For any arts or cultural organizations67821.8
5) For any neighborhood or civic group57718.6
TOTAL3109100.0
45) Question order: 1_8_05 (ROT1_8_05) (ROT1_8_5)
TOTAL%
1) For health care or fighting particular diseases61719.9
2) For school or youth programs59919.3
3) For any organization to help the poor or elderly65821.2
4) For any arts or cultural organizations63820.5
5) For any neighborhood or civic group59519.2
TOTAL3107100.0
46) 1-9. How about for any non-religious group or organization? Have you done any volunteer work for such a group in the past 12 months? (VOLNOREL)
TOTAL%
0) No27132.3
1) Yes56667.5
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
Missing2270 
TOTAL838100.0
47) 1-10. Do you consider yourself very spiritual, moderately spiritual, slightly spiritual, or not spiritual at all? (SPIRITUAL) (SPIRTUAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not spiritual at all2046.6
1) Slightly spiritual54517.5
2) Moderately spiritual133843
3) Very spiritual99732.1
8) Don't know/No opinion21.7
9) No answer/Refused4.1
TOTAL3109100.0
48) 1-11. How important is religion in your daily life? Is it extremely important, very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (RELIMP)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all37111.9
1) Somewhat important82726.6
2) Very important108234.8
3) Extremely important80726
5) Missing7.2
8) Don't know/No opinion13.4
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3108100.0
49) 2-1. Next I'd like to ask you a few questions about television and newspapers. How many days in the past week did you read a daily newspaper? (PAPER)
TOTAL%
0) None65221
1) 143514
2) 234010.9
3) 32919.4
4) 41494.8
5) 51685.4
6) 6802.6
7) 798831.8
8) Don't know4.1
TOTAL3107100.0
50) 2-2. How many hours per day do you spend watching TV (television) on an average weekday, that is Monday through Friday? (TVHRS)
TOTAL%
0) 01344.3
8.88888888888889E-03) 8.88888888888889E-0314.5
1.88888888888889E-02) 1.88888888888889E-0217.5
2.88888888888889E-02) 2.88888888888889E-0215.5
0.04) 0.0410.3
0.05) 0.0514.5
5.88888888888889E-02) 5.88888888888889E-026.2
0.07) 0.0710
0.08) 0.0810
0.1) 0.121.7
0.12) 0.125.2
0.14) 0.1410
0.15) 0.156.2
0.2) 0.211.4
0.24) 0.2410
0.25) 0.2515.5
0.3) 0.3521.7
0.35) 0.352.1
0.4) 0.410
0.42) 0.4210
0.45) 0.458.3
0.5) 0.5381.2
0.6) 0.617.5
0.7) 0.710
0.72) 0.7210
0.75) 0.755.2
0.8) 0.810
1) 143414
1.05) 1.0510
1.3) 1.317.5
1.5) 1.5752.4
2) 262620.1
2.04888888888889) 2.0488888888888910
2.29888888888889) 2.298888888888895.2
2.5) 2.521.7
3) 348015.4
3.29888888888889) 3.2988888888888910
3.5) 3.511.4
4) 42949.5
4.25) 4.2510
4.5) 4.52.1
5) 52237.2
6) 61203.9
6.5) 6.54.1
7) 7431.4
8) 8622
9) 912.4
10) 10933
11) 113.1
12) 12331.1
13) 132.1
14) 148.3
15) 15301
16) 165.2
18) 184.1
20) 2020.6
21) 217.2
24) 24441.4
98) Don't know/No opinion25.8
99) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3107100.0
51) 3-1a. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A hobby, sports, arts, music, or other leisure activity group? (GRPLEISURE) (GRPLEISR)
TOTAL%
0) No159451.3
1) Yes151348.7
8) Don't know/No opinion10
TOTAL3108100.0
52) 3-1b. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization? (GRPFRAT)
TOTAL%
0) No252081.1
1) Yes58318.8
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
TOTAL3108100.0
53) 3-1c. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A youth, parent, or school-support organization? (GRPYOU)
TOTAL%
0) No208967.2
1) Yes101632.7
8) Don't know/No opinion10
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3109100.0
54) 3-1d. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A professional, trade, farm, or business association? (GRPPROF)
TOTAL%
0) No225672.6
1) Yes84827.3
8) Don't know/No opinion3.1
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3108100.0
55) 3-1e. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A neighborhood, ethnic or political association? (GRPNEI)
TOTAL%
0) No256682.5
1) Yes54017.4
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3109100.0
56) 3-1f. Have you been involved in the past 12 months with this kind of group. How about . . . A support group or self-help program for people with specific illnesses, disabilities, problems, or addictions, or for their families? (GRPHEA)
TOTAL%
0) No235175.6
1) Yes75124.2
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3108100.0
57) Question order: 3_1_01 (ROT3_1_01) (ROT3_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group53317.1
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization50516.2
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization53417.2
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association50716.3
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association52016.7
6) A support group or self-help program50916.4
TOTAL3108100.0
58) Question order: 3_1_02 (ROT3_1_02) (ROT3_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group50416.2
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization52316.8
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization52717
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association48915.7
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association51116.4
6) A support group or self-help program55417.8
TOTAL3108100.0
59) Question order: 3_1_03 (ROT3_1_03) (ROT3_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group54817.6
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization51016.4
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization48915.7
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association55117.7
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association49716
6) A support group or self-help program51316.5
TOTAL3108100.0
60) Question order: 3_1_04 (ROT3_1_04) (ROT3_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group52516.9
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization53417.2
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization50516.2
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association51316.5
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association55117.7
6) A support group or self-help program48015.4
TOTAL3108100.0
61) Question order: 3_1_05 (ROT3_1_05) (ROT3_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group52216.8
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization53217.1
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization52516.9
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association51216.5
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association48615.6
6) A support group or self-help program53017.1
TOTAL3107100.0
62) Question order: 3_1_06 (ROT3_1_06) (ROT3_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) A hobby, sports, arts, music, other leisure activity group47615.3
2) A service, social welfare, or fraternal organization50416.2
3) A youth, parent, or school-support organization52817
4) A professional, trade, farm, or business association53517.2
5) A neighborhood, ethnic or political association54417.5
6) A support group or self-help program52116.8
TOTAL3108100.0
63) 3-2. Did any of the groups that you are involved with take any local action for social or political reform in the past 12 months? (REFORM)
TOTAL%
0) No171174.9
1) Yes53123.3
8) Don't know/No opinion401.8
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing825 
TOTAL2283100.0
64) 3-3. Now, how about friends? About how many close friends do you have these days, if any? These are people you feel at ease with, can talk to about private matters, or call on for help. Would you say that you have . . .? (FRIENDS)
TOTAL%
1) No close friends1555
2) 1-2 close friends59619.2
3) 3-5 close friends128641.4
4) 6-10 close friends64820.8
5) More than 10 close friends40112.9
8) Don't know/No opinion8.3
9) No answer/Refused14.5
TOTAL3108100.0
65) 3-4a. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . a business owner? (BBUS)
TOTAL%
0) No166356.7
1) Yes125842.9
8) Don't know/No opinion10.3
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
66) 3-4b. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . a manual worker? (BWORKER)
TOTAL%
0) No126943.3
1) Yes165056.3
8) Don't know/No opinion12.4
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
67) 3-4c. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . white? (BWHT)
TOTAL%
0) No33311.4
1) Yes259288.4
8) Don't know/No opinion4.1
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
68) 3-4d. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . Latino or Hispanic? (BHISP)
TOTAL%
0) No183762.7
1) Yes108537
8) Don't know/No opinion8.3
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
69) 3-4e. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . Asian? (BASN)
TOTAL%
0) No239081.5
1) Yes52517.9
8) Don't know/No opinion14.5
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2932100.0
70) 3-4f. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . African American or black? (BBLK)
TOTAL%
0) No159854.5
1) Yes132045
8) Don't know/No opinion11.4
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
71) 3-4g. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . a community leader? (BLEADER)
TOTAL%
0) No220375.2
1) Yes71424.4
8) Don't know/No opinion13.4
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
72) 3-4h. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . gay or lesbian? (BGAY)
TOTAL%
0) No111576.4
1) Yes30420.8
8) Don't know/No opinion382.6
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing1648 
TOTAL1459100.0
73) 3-4i. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . evangelical Christian? (BEVANG)
TOTAL%
0) No168857.6
1) Yes96833
8) Don't know/No opinion2709.2
9) No answer/Refused5.2
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
74) 3-4j. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran? (BMNPROT)
TOTAL%
0) No150051.2
1) Yes120741.2
8) Don't know/No opinion2217.5
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
75) 3-4k. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion? (BNONXIAN)
TOTAL%
0) No203369.3
1) Yes79727.2
8) Don't know/No opinion993.4
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2932100.0
76) 3-4l. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . Catholic? (BCATH)
TOTAL%
0) No107136.5
1) Yes171358.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1454.9
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
77) 3-4m. Thinking now about these close friends--are any of them . . . not religious? (BNOREL)
TOTAL%
0) No147650.4
1) Yes129644.2
8) Don't know/No opinion1565.3
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2930100.0
78) Question order: 3_4_01 (ROT3_4_01) (ROT3_4_1)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2408.2
3) White2368.1
4) Latino or Hispanic2388.1
5) Asian2669.1
6) African American or black2739.3
7) A community leader2227.6
8) Gay or lesbian2769.4
9) Evangelical Christian2388.1
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2418.2
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2247.6
12) Catholic2398.2
13) Not religious2388.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
79) Question order: 3_4_02 (ROT3_4_02) (ROT3_4_2)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2388.1
2) A manual worker2408.2
3) White2217.5
4) Latino or Hispanic2448.3
5) Asian2287.8
6) African American or black2528.6
7) A community leader2006.8
8) Gay or lesbian2398.2
9) Evangelical Christian2247.6
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2057
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2097.1
12) Catholic2227.6
13) Not religious2097.1
Missing177 
TOTAL2931100.0
80) Question order: 3_4_03 (ROT3_4_03) (ROT3_4_3)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2197.5
2) A manual worker2388.1
3) White2267.7
4) Latino or Hispanic2197.5
5) Asian2307.8
6) African American or black1966.7
7) A community leader2398.2
8) Gay or lesbian1916.5
9) Evangelical Christian2428.3
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2388.1
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2297.8
12) Catholic2217.5
13) Not religious2448.3
Missing177 
TOTAL2932100.0
81) Question order: 3_4_04 (ROT3_4_04) (ROT3_4_4)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2398.2
2) A manual worker2197.5
3) White2167.4
4) Latino or Hispanic1986.8
5) Asian2127.2
6) African American or black2608.9
7) A community leader2418.2
8) Gay or lesbian2398.2
9) Evangelical Christian2016.9
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2147.3
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2237.6
12) Catholic2388.1
13) Not religious2307.8
Missing177 
TOTAL2930100.0
82) Question order: 3_4_05 (ROT3_4_05) (ROT3_4_5)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2378.1
2) A manual worker2398.2
3) White2297.8
4) Latino or Hispanic2006.8
5) Asian2137.3
6) African American or black2077.1
7) A community leader2448.3
8) Gay or lesbian2016.9
9) Evangelical Christian2398.2
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2207.5
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2277.7
12) Catholic2478.4
13) Not religious2277.7
Missing177 
TOTAL2930100.0
83) Question order: 3_4_06 (ROT3_4_06) (ROT3_4_6)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2388.1
2) A manual worker2378.1
3) White1936.6
4) Latino or Hispanic2398.2
5) Asian2247.6
6) African American or black2147.3
7) A community leader1846.3
8) Gay or lesbian2317.9
9) Evangelical Christian2689.1
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2237.6
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2488.5
12) Catholic2237.6
13) Not religious2107.2
Missing177 
TOTAL2932100.0
84) Question order: 3_4_07 (ROT3_4_07) (ROT3_4_7)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2348
2) A manual worker2388.1
3) White2287.8
4) Latino or Hispanic2398.2
5) Asian2277.7
6) African American or black2067
7) A community leader2317.9
8) Gay or lesbian2107.2
9) Evangelical Christian1986.8
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2348
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2478.4
12) Catholic2057
13) Not religious2338
Missing177 
TOTAL2930100.0
85) Question order: 3_4_08 (ROT3_4_08) (ROT3_4_8)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2679.1
2) A manual worker2348
3) White2418.2
4) Latino or Hispanic2297.8
5) Asian2157.3
6) African American or black2167.4
7) A community leader2097.1
8) Gay or lesbian2348
9) Evangelical Christian2237.6
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran1896.5
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2127.2
12) Catholic2488.5
13) Not religious2117.2
Missing177 
TOTAL2928100.0
86) Question order: 3_4_09 (ROT3_4_09) (ROT3_4_9)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2297.8
2) A manual worker2679.1
3) White2227.6
4) Latino or Hispanic2317.9
5) Asian2167.4
6) African American or black1896.5
7) A community leader2217.5
8) Gay or lesbian2297.8
9) Evangelical Christian2327.9
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2418.2
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion1836.2
12) Catholic2378.1
13) Not religious2327.9
Missing178 
TOTAL2929100.0
87) Question order: 3_4_10 (ROT3_4_10) (RT3_4_10)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2618.9
2) A manual worker2297.8
3) White2237.6
4) Latino or Hispanic2287.8
5) Asian2317.9
6) African American or black2307.8
7) A community leader2157.3
8) Gay or lesbian2227.6
9) Evangelical Christian1956.7
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2508.5
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2287.8
12) Catholic2057
13) Not religious2137.3
Missing179 
TOTAL2930100.0
88) Question order: 3_4_11 (ROT3_4_11) (RT3_4_11)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2689.1
2) A manual worker2618.9
3) White2097.1
4) Latino or Hispanic2247.6
5) Asian2177.4
6) African American or black2317.9
7) A community leader2568.7
8) Gay or lesbian2067
9) Evangelical Christian2026.9
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2227.6
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2267.7
12) Catholic1936.6
13) Not religious2167.4
Missing179 
TOTAL2931100.0
89) Question order: 3_4_12 (ROT3_4_12) (RT3_4_12)
TOTAL%
1) A business owner2628.9
2) A manual worker2689.2
3) White2207.5
4) Latino or Hispanic2177.4
5) Asian2137.3
6) African American or black2127.2
7) A community leader2167.4
8) Gay or lesbian2197.5
9) Evangelical Christian2277.8
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2107.2
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2307.9
12) Catholic2117.2
13) Not religious2237.6
Missing179 
TOTAL2928100.0
90) Question order: 3_4_13 (ROT3_4_13) (RT3_4_13)
TOTAL%
2) A manual worker2628.9
3) White2669.1
4) Latino or Hispanic2247.6
5) Asian2398.2
6) African American or black2428.3
7) A community leader2518.6
8) Gay or lesbian2338
9) Evangelical Christian2418.2
10) Mainline Protestant, for example Methodist or Lutheran2428.3
11) Jewish, Muslim, or some other non-Christian religion2428.3
12) Catholic2428.3
13) Not religious2458.4
Missing179 
TOTAL2929100.0
91) 4-1a. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Contacted or visited a public official -- at any level of government -- to express your opinion in the past 12 months? (CONTGOV)
TOTAL%
0) No217870.1
1) Yes92529.8
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3108100.0
92) 4-1b. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Served as an officer or committee member of any organization in the past 12 months? (OFFICER)
TOTAL%
0) No244678.7
1) Yes66021.2
9) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3108100.0
93) 4-1c. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Attended a political meeting or rally in the past 12 months? (RALLY)
TOTAL%
0) No260983.9
1) Yes49716
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
TOTAL3108100.0
94) 4-1d. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Worked on a community project in the past 12 months? (PROJECT)
TOTAL%
0) No228573.5
1) Yes82026.4
8) Don't know/No opinion10
9) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3108100.0
95) 4-1e. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration in the past 12 months? (MARCH)
TOTAL%
0) No285691.9
1) Yes2518.1
9) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3109100.0
96) 4-1f. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Donated blood in the past 12 months? (BLOOD)
TOTAL%
0) No260583.8
1) Yes49816
9) No answer/Refused5.2
TOTAL3108100.0
97) 4-1g. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Bought or boycotted a certain product or service because of the social or political values of the company that provides it in the past 12 months? (BOYCOTT)
TOTAL%
0) No235875.9
1) Yes73723.7
8) Don't know/No opinion10.3
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3108100.0
98) 4-1h. Which of the following things have you done in the past twelve months? Have you . . . Worked together with someone or some group to solve a problem in the community where you live in the past 12 months? (CMTYCOOP)
TOTAL%
0) No217469.9
1) Yes92829.9
8) Don't know/No opinion10
9) No answer/Refused5.2
TOTAL3108100.0
99) Question order: 4_1_01 (ROT4_1_01) (ROT4_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official37712.1
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization39312.6
3) Attended a political meeting or rally38312.3
4) Worked on a community project36811.8
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration42313.6
6) Donated blood41713.4
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service34311
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve40413
TOTAL3108100.0
100) Question order: 4_1_02 (ROT4_1_02) (ROT4_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official36211.6
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization38812.5
3) Attended a political meeting or rally36711.8
4) Worked on a community project40613.1
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration37312
6) Donated blood43614
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service39212.6
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve38412.4
TOTAL3108100.0
101) Question order: 4_1_03 (ROT4_1_03) (ROT4_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official43113.9
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization34211
3) Attended a political meeting or rally40913.2
4) Worked on a community project38512.4
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration38512.4
6) Donated blood37912.2
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service36211.6
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve41513.4
TOTAL3108100.0
102) Question order: 4_1_04 (ROT4_1_04) (ROT4_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official41913.5
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization41413.3
3) Attended a political meeting or rally40813.1
4) Worked on a community project34311
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration37912.2
6) Donated blood35311.4
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service40913.2
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve38212.3
TOTAL3107100.0
103) Question order: 4_1_05 (ROT4_1_05) (ROT4_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official37912.2
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization39512.7
3) Attended a political meeting or rally40112.9
4) Worked on a community project41213.3
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration36911.9
6) Donated blood34711.2
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service40212.9
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve40413
TOTAL3109100.0
104) Question order: 4_1_06 (ROT4_1_06) (ROT4_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official38012.2
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization40913.2
3) Attended a political meeting or rally38112.3
4) Worked on a community project40613.1
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration39812.8
6) Donated blood42613.7
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service37612.1
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve33210.7
TOTAL3108100.0
105) Question order: 4_1_07 (ROT4_1_07) (ROT4_1_7)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official37011.9
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization39612.7
3) Attended a political meeting or rally37612.1
4) Worked on a community project38812.5
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration42013.5
6) Donated blood36211.6
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service42013.5
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve37612.1
TOTAL3108100.0
106) Question order: 4_1_08 (ROT4_1_08) (ROT4_1_8)
TOTAL%
1) Contacted or visited a public official39012.5
2) Served as an officer or committee member of any organization37212
3) Attended a political meeting or rally38312.3
4) Worked on a community project40012.9
5) Taken part in a protest, march, or demonstration36011.6
6) Donated blood38812.5
7) Bought or boycotted a certain product or service40513
8) Worked together with someone or some group to solve41013.2
TOTAL3108100.0
107) 4-2. How interested are you in politics and national affairs? Are you very interested, somewhat interested, only slightly interested, or not at all interested? (POLINT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all interested17411.2
1) Only slightly interested35823
2) Somewhat interested56236.1
3) Very interested45229.1
8) Don't know/No opinion6.4
9) No answer/Refused3.2
Missing1552 
TOTAL1555100.0
108) 4-3. How often do you talk about politics with your family and friends, if at all? (TALKPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Never34611.1
1) Seldom85827.6
2) Roughly monthly43514
3) Roughly weekly91229.3
4) Roughly daily55017.7
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3109100.0
109) 4-4. As you may know, around half the public does not vote in presidential elections. How about you - did you vote in the presidential election in 2004 when George Bush ran against John Kerry, or did you skip that one? (VOTEUS)
TOTAL%
0) No, skipped that one87628.2
1) Yes, voted209867.5
3) Not eligible1234
8) Don't know/No opinion8.3
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3108100.0
110) 4-5. Did you vote for George Bush, John Kerry, Ralph Nader or someone else in 2004? (VOTEWHO)
TOTAL%
1) George Bush97046.2
2) John Kerry82639.4
3) Ralph Nader261.2
4) Someone else874.1
8) Don't know/No opinion512.4
9) No answer/Refused1396.6
Missing1010 
TOTAL2099100.0
111) 4-6. Some people vote in local elections, others don't. Thinking about recent local elections, have you voted in all of them, most of them, some of them, rarely or never? (VOTELOC)
TOTAL%
0) None96731.1
1) A few2327.5
2) Some of them40613.1
3) Most of them62720.2
4) All of them86427.8
8) Don't know/No opinion8.3
9) No answer/Refused4.1
TOTAL3108100.0
112) 4-7. In the last several years, have you been urged by someone whom you know personally to vote for or against any candidate for political office? (CTCTPOL)
TOTAL%
0) No92459.6
1) Yes60939.3
8) Don't know/No opinion10.6
9) No answer/Refused7.5
Missing1558 
TOTAL1550100.0
113) 4-8a. Did you know any of these personal contacts through your church? (CTCTREL)
TOTAL%
0) No46776.8
1) Yes13822.7
8) Don't know/No opinion2.3
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2499 
TOTAL608100.0
114) 4-8b. Did you know any of these personal contacts through your work? (CTCTWRK)
TOTAL%
0) No37361.2
1) Yes23438.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1.2
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2499 
TOTAL609100.0
115) 4-8c. Did you know any of these personal contacts through your family? (CTCTFAM)
TOTAL%
0) No27044.4
1) Yes33755.4
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2499 
TOTAL608100.0
116) 4-8d. Did you know any of these personal contacts through your friends? (CTCTFRD)
TOTAL%
0) No15225
1) Yes45574.7
8) Don't know/No opinion1.2
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2499 
TOTAL609100.0
117) 4-8e. Did you know any of these personal contacts through your neighborhood? (CTCTNEI)
TOTAL%
0) No35658.6
1) Yes24941
8) Don't know/No opinion2.3
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2499 
TOTAL608100.0
118) Question order: 4_8_01 (ROT4_8_01) (ROT4_8_1)
TOTAL%
1) Church64320.7
2) Work59019
3) Family62019.9
4) Friends65221
5) Neighborhood60419.4
TOTAL3109100.0
119) Question order: 4_8_02 (ROT4_8_02) (ROT4_8_2)
TOTAL%
1) Church63320.4
2) Work62920.2
3) Family60619.5
4) Friends62320
5) Neighborhood61719.9
TOTAL3108100.0
120) Question order: 4_8_03 (ROT4_8_03) (ROT4_8_3)
TOTAL%
1) Church57818.6
2) Work65120.9
3) Family62019.9
4) Friends61319.7
5) Neighborhood64620.8
TOTAL3108100.0
121) Question order: 4_8_04 (ROT4_8_04) (ROT4_8_4)
TOTAL%
1) Church62120
2) Work62720.2
3) Family62820.2
4) Friends61819.9
5) Neighborhood61319.7
Missing1 
TOTAL3107100.0
122) Question order: 4_8_05 (ROT4_8_05) (ROT4_8_5)
TOTAL%
1) Church63220.4
2) Work61119.7
3) Family63420.4
4) Friends60019.3
5) Neighborhood62820.2
Missing3 
TOTAL3105100.0
123) 4-9. Thinking politically and socially, how would you describe your own general outlook--as being very conservative, moderately conservative, middle-of-the-road, moderately liberal or very liberal? (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative40413
2) Moderately conservative93630.1
3) Middle-of-the-road83426.8
4) Moderately liberal51916.7
5) Very liberal2718.7
8) Don't know/No opinion1213.9
9) No answer/Refused23.7
TOTAL3108100.0
124) 4-10. Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as a Republican, Democrat, Independent, or what? (PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Republican83526.9
2) Democrat106434.2
3) Independent81126.1
4) None of the above2859.2
8) Don't know/No opinion822.6
9) No answer/Refused301
TOTAL3107100.0
125) 4-11. Would you call yourself a strong Republican or not very strong Republican? (STNGREP)
TOTAL%
1) Strong Republican40448.4
2) Not very strong Republican41349.5
8) Don't know/No opinion161.9
9) No answer/Refused2.2
Missing2273 
TOTAL835100.0
126) 4-12. Would you call yourself a strong Democrat or not very strong Democrat? (STNGDEM)
TOTAL%
1) Strong Democrat55952.5
2) Not very strong Democrat48545.6
8) Don't know/No opinion171.6
9) No answer/Refused3.3
Missing2044 
TOTAL1064100.0
127) 4-13. Do you think of yourself as closer to the Republican Party or the Democratic Party? (INDEP)
TOTAL%
1) Closer to Republican Party24229.9
2) Closer to Democratic Party32139.6
3) Neither21025.9
8) Don't know/No opinion303.7
9) No answer/Refused7.9
Missing2297 
TOTAL810100.0
128) 5-1. First, about abortion, which one of these opinions best corresponds to your view? (ABORTION)
TOTAL%
1) By law, abortion should never be permitted48215.5
2) The law should permit abortion only in case of rape/incest91129.3
3) The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape42513.7
4) By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion121239
8) Don't know/No opinion531.7
9) No answer/Refused25.8
TOTAL3108100.0
129) 5-2. Some people think that the government in Washington ought to reduce the income differences between the rich and poor. Others think that the government should not concern itself with reducing this income difference. Which comes closer to your views? (GOVXFR)
TOTAL%
0) Government shouldn't concern itself96731.1
1) Government should reduce income differences193562.3
8) Don't know/No opinion1785.7
9) No answer/Refused28.9
TOTAL3108100.0
130) 5-3. Some think government should take a bigger role in helping the poor, whereas others think individuals and private charities should play a bigger role. Which comes closer to your views? (GOVPOOR)
TOTAL%
0) Individuals and private charities should play a bigger role104333.6
1) Government should take bigger role in helping the poor191461.6
8) Don't know/No opinion1254
9) No answer/Refused26.8
TOTAL3108100.0
131) 5-4. Some people say that one of the big problems in this country is that not everyone has an equal chance, whereas others say that the social and economic differences among people in this country are justified. Which comes closer to your view? (EQCHNC)
TOTAL%
0) Socioeconomic differences are justified103333.2
1) Everyone does not have an equal chance182158.6
8) Don't know/No opinion2116.8
9) No answer/Refused441.4
TOTAL3109100.0
132) 5-5. Some say the less government the better, others believe there are more things that government should be doing. Which comes closer to your views? (GOVLESS)
TOTAL%
0) More things that government should be doing94361.3
1) Less government the better49732.3
8) Don't know/No opinion835.4
9) No answer/Refused151
Missing1570 
TOTAL1538100.0
133) Question order: 5_2-5-4_01 (ROT5_2_1)
TOTAL%
1) 5_276724.7
2) 5_374724
3) 5_480525.9
4) 5_578825.4
TOTAL3107100.0
134) Question order: 5_2-5-4_02 (ROT5_2_2)
TOTAL%
1) 5_277224.8
2) 5_379925.7
3) 5_478825.4
4) 5_574824.1
TOTAL3107100.0
135) Question order: 5_2-5-4_03 (ROT5_2_3)
TOTAL%
1) 5_279325.5
2) 5_376324.5
3) 5_474023.8
4) 5_581226.1
TOTAL3108100.0
136) Question order: 5_2-5-4_04 (ROT5_2_4)
TOTAL%
1) 5_277524.9
2) 5_379825.7
3) 5_477524.9
4) 5_576024.5
TOTAL3108100.0
137) 5-6a. Next I am going to read you a list of federal programs. Would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased, decreased or kept about the same for . . . Dealing with crime? (SPDCRIM)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased966.2
1) Kept about the same37524.2
2) Spending increased103766.9
8) Don't know/No opinion362.3
9) No answer/Refused7.5
Missing1557 
TOTAL1551100.0
138) 5-6b. Next I am going to read you a list of federal programs. Would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased, decreased or kept about the same for . . . Tightening border security to prevent illegal immigration? (SPDBORD)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased20113
1) Kept about the same40826.3
2) Spending increased88957.3
8) Don't know/No opinion473
9) No answer/Refused7.5
Missing1557 
TOTAL1552100.0
139) 5-6c. Next I am going to read you a list of federal programs. Would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased, decreased or kept about the same for . . . Environmental protection? (SPDENVR)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased1237.9
1) Kept about the same49732
2) Spending increased90958.6
8) Don't know/No opinion161
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1557 
TOTAL1551100.0
140) 5-6d. Next I am going to read you a list of federal programs. Would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased, decreased or kept about the same for . . . Aid to poor people? (SPDPOOR)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased966.2
1) Kept about the same41927
2) Spending increased100064.4
8) Don't know/No opinion312
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1557 
TOTAL1552100.0
141) 5-6e. Next I am going to read you a list of federal programs. Would like you to tell me whether you would like to see spending increased, decreased or kept about the same for . . . Foreign aid? (SPDINTL)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased74648.1
1) Kept about the same54034.8
2) Spending increased21313.7
8) Don't know/No opinion463
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1557 
TOTAL1551100.0
142) Question order: 5_6_01 (ROT5_6_01) (ROT5_6_1)
TOTAL%
1) Dealing with crime66721.5
2) Tightening border security58018.7
3) Environmental protection63520.4
4) Aid to poor people64920.9
5) Foreign aid57618.5
TOTAL3107100.0
143) Question order: 5_6_02 (ROT5_6_02) (ROT5_6_2)
TOTAL%
1) Dealing with crime60119.3
2) Tightening border security60119.3
3) Environmental protection64520.8
4) Aid to poor people61619.8
5) Foreign aid64520.8
TOTAL3108100.0
144) Question order: 5_6_03 (ROT5_6_03) (ROT5_6_3)
TOTAL%
1) Dealing with crime60619.5
2) Tightening border security63420.4
3) Environmental protection63420.4
4) Aid to poor people58018.7
5) Foreign aid65421
TOTAL3108100.0
145) Question order: 5_6_04 (ROT5_6_04) (ROT5_6_4)
TOTAL%
1) Dealing with crime60419.4
2) Tightening border security61919.9
3) Environmental protection60619.5
4) Aid to poor people62420.1
5) Foreign aid65421
TOTAL3107100.0
146) Question order: 5_6_05 (ROT5_6_05) (ROT5_6_5)
TOTAL%
1) Dealing with crime62920.2
2) Tightening border security67421.7
3) Environmental protection58818.9
4) Aid to poor people63920.6
5) Foreign aid57918.6
TOTAL3109100.0
147) 5-7. Do you think same-sex couples should be allowed legally to marry, should be allowed legally to form civil unions, but not marry; or should not be allowed to obtain legal recognition of their relationships? (GAYWED)
TOTAL%
0) No civil unions, no marriage105133.8
1) Allow civil unions, but not marriage89028.6
2) Allow gay marriage100832.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1334.3
9) No answer/Refused26.8
TOTAL3108100.0
148) 5-8. Do you think the number of immigrants from foreign countries who are permitted to come to the United States to live should be increased a lot, increased a little, left the same as it is now, decreased a little or decreased a lot? (LETIN)
TOTAL%
0) Decreased a lot73223.6
1) Decreased a little57318.4
2) Left the same as it is now111435.9
3) Increased a little33010.6
4) Increased a lot2056.6
8) Don't know/No opinion1414.5
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3107100.0
149) 5-9. Do you think it will be best for the future of this country if we take an active part in world affairs, or if we stay out of world affairs? (INTLACTV)
TOTAL%
0) Stay out of world affairs55935.4
1) Take an active part in world affairs93259.1
8) Don't know/No opinion784.9
9) No answer/Refused9.6
Missing1529 
TOTAL1578100.0
150) 5-10. Do you favor or oppose the death penalty for persons convicted of murder? (DTHPNTY)
TOTAL%
0) Oppose the death penalty47230.5
1) Favor the death penalty94160.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1137.3
9) No answer/Refused211.4
Missing1561 
TOTAL1547100.0
151) 5-11. Which do you think is more important: protecting your civil liberties and privacy from being invaded, or protecting your safety and surroundings from terrorism? (TERRORISM) (TERROR)
TOTAL%
0) Protecting your safety and surroundings188760.7
1) Protecting your civil liberties105634
8) Don't know/No opinion1314.2
9) No answer/Refused341.1
TOTAL3108100.0
152) 5-12. If many more of our elected officials were deeply religious, do you think that the laws and policy decisions they make would probably be better or would probably be worse? (RELPOLGD)
TOTAL%
0) Probably worse94530.4
1) Neither better nor worse (Vol.)2618.4
2) Probably better171855.3
8) Don't know/No opinion1685.4
9) No answer/Refused17.5
TOTAL3109100.0
153) 6-1a. We're going to ask you about various things some people believe in and others don't. Are you absolutely sure, somewhat sure, not quite sure, not at all sure, or are you sure you do not believe in horoscopes? (BELSTARS)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe92059.3
1) Not at all sure1258.1
2) Not quite sure22814.7
3) Somewhat sure20713.3
4) Absolutely sure493.2
8) Don't know/No opinion221.4
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing1557 
TOTAL1552100.0
154) 6-1b. We're going to ask you about various things that some people believe in and others don't. Are you absolutely sure, somewhat sure, not quite sure, not at all sure, or are you sure you do not believe in life after death? (BELAFTLF)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe34811.2
1) Not at all sure1555
2) Not quite sure44314.3
3) Somewhat sure52917
4) Absolutely sure156950.5
8) Don't know/No opinion561.8
9) No answer/Refused7.2
TOTAL3107100.0
155) 6-1c. We're going to ask you about various things that some people believe in and others don't. Are you absolutely sure, somewhat sure, not quite sure, not at all sure, or are you sure you do not believe in Heaven? (BELHVN)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe873.2
1) Not at all sure1033.7
2) Not quite sure2659.6
3) Somewhat sure43415.8
4) Absolutely sure183966.8
8) Don't know/No opinion20.7
9) No answer/Refused4.1
Missing355 
TOTAL2752100.0
156) 6-1d. We're going to ask you about various things that some people believe in and others don't. Are you absolutely sure, somewhat sure, not quite sure, not at all sure, or are you sure you do not believe in Hell? (BELHELL)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe32111.7
1) Not at all sure1575.7
2) Not quite sure35312.8
3) Somewhat sure37313.6
4) Absolutely sure151455
8) Don't know/No opinion291.1
9) No answer/Refused5.2
Missing355 
TOTAL2752100.0
157) 6-1e. We're going to ask you about various things that some people believe in and others don't. Are you absolutely sure, somewhat sure, not quite sure, not at all sure, or are you sure you do not believe in God? (BELGOD)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe1123.6
1) Not at all sure692.2
2) Not quite sure1444.6
3) Somewhat sure2949.5
4) Absolutely sure247879.7
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused4.1
TOTAL3108100.0
158) Question order: 6_1_01 (ROT6_1_01) (ROT6_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Horoscopes105233.8
2) Life after death104633.6
5) God101132.5
TOTAL3109100.0
159) Question order: 6_1_02 (ROT6_1_02) (ROT6_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Horoscopes46815.1
2) Life after death108835
3) Heaven104633.7
5) God50516.3
TOTAL3107100.0
160) Question order: 6_1_03 (ROT6_1_03) (ROT6_1_3)
TOTAL%
2) Life after death97431.3
3) Heaven108835
4) Hell104633.7
TOTAL3108100.0
161) Question order: 6_1_04 (ROT6_1_04) (ROT6_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Horoscopes55217.8
3) Heaven97431.3
4) Hell108835
5) God49315.9
TOTAL3107100.0
162) Question order: 6_1_05 (ROT6_1_05) (ROT6_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Horoscopes103633.3
4) Hell97431.3
5) God109935.3
TOTAL3109100.0
163) 7-1. What is your religious preference? Is it Protestant, Catholic, another type of Christian, Jewish, some other religion, or nothing in particular? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant86727.9
2) Catholic73723.7
3) Another type of Christian58718.9
4) Jewish561.8
5) Some other religion32210.4
6) Nothing in particular51416.5
8) Don't know/No opinion11.4
9) No answer/Refused13.4
TOTAL3107100.0
164) 7-2. What church or denomination is that? (DENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist47326.6
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England412.3
3) Lutheran1146.4
4) Methodist18410.4
5) Just Protestant11.6
6) Presbyterian653.7
7) Reformed4.2
8) Brethren (or Brethren Church)3.2
9) Evangelical or born-again271.5
10) Christian (or just Christian)1206.8
11) Christian Scientist1.1
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ362
13) United Church of Christ11.6
14) Disciples of Christ12.7
15) Congregationalist7.4
16) Church of God15.8
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God281.6
18) Holiness9.5
19) Nazarene16.9
20) Wesleyan (or Wesleyan Church)3.2
21) Christian Missionary Alliance7.4
22) Pentecostal754.2
23) Church of God in Christ3.2
24) Friends/Quaker3.2
25) Orthodox4.2
26) Non-denominational/Independent764.3
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon502.8
28) Jehovah's Witnesses291.6
29) Unitarian Universalist12.7
30) Buddhist231.3
31) Hindu5.3
32) Muslim/Islam171
33) Native American2.1
34) Southern Baptist Convention10.6
36) Independent Baptist3.2
37) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1.1
38) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod2.1
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical12.7
40) United Methodist Church12.7
41) African Methodist Episcopal4.2
42) African Methodist Episcopal Zion1.1
43) Free Methodist1.1
44) United Presbyterian Church2.1
46) Christian Reformed Church3.2
47) The Reformed Church in America2.1
48) Church of the Brethren3.2
50) Grace Brethren Church3.2
53) Free Church2.1
55) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America4.2
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical382.1
61) Church of the Nazarene3.2
63) Salvation Army, American Rescue Workers1.1
71) Eastern Orthodox3.2
72) Greek Orthodox5.3
73) Russian Orthodox1.1
88) Non-denominational (general)191.1
90) Seventh-day Adventist9.5
91) Atheist/Agnostic6.3
92) Pagan9.5
94) Mennonite4.2
97) Other764.3
98) Don't know/No opinion382.1
99) No answer/Refused14.8
Missing1332 
TOTAL1777100.0
165) 7-3. With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPT)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified224.7
1) Southern Baptist Convention20443.1
2) American Baptist Churches in USA4810.1
3) Independent Baptist11023.3
4) Missionary Baptist61.3
5) National Baptist71.5
6) First Baptist3.6
7) General Baptist3.6
8) Free Will Baptist61.3
9) Primitive Baptist2.4
97) Other102.1
98) Don't know/No opinion428.9
99) No answer/Refused102.1
Missing2635 
TOTAL473100.0
166) 7-4. Is this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified1210.5
1) ELCA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America5043.9
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod2824.6
3) Lutheran Church/Wisconsin Evangelical Synod/Wisconsin Synod21.8
97) Other87
98) Don't know/No opinion1412.3
Missing2994 
TOTAL114100.0
167) 7-5. Is your church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist group? (METH)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified105.4
1) United Methodist Church15181.6
2) African Methodist Episcopal63.2
3) African Methodist Episcopal Zion21.1
5) Christian Methodist Episcopal/CME21.1
6) Methodist Episcopal21.1
97) Other21.1
98) Don't know/No opinion52.7
99) No answer/Refused52.7
Missing2924 
TOTAL185100.0
168) 7-6. What is it called exactly? (JSTPROT)
TOTAL%
97) Other5100
Missing3103 
TOTAL5100.0
169) 7-7. Is this the Presbyterian Church in the U.S. A., Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian group? (PRESB)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified69.2
1) Presbyterian Church USA (or United Presbyterian Church)4569.2
2) Presbyterian Church in America (or Evangelical Presbyterian)69.2
97) Other34.6
98) Don't know/No opinion57.7
Missing3043 
TOTAL65100.0
170) 7-8. Is this the Christian Reformed Church, the Reformed Church in America or some other Reformed group? (REFORMD)
TOTAL%
1) Christian Reformed Church250
2) The Reformed Church in America250
Missing3104 
TOTAL4100.0
171) 7-9. Is this the church of the Brethren, the Plymouth Brethren, or something else? (BRETHRN)
TOTAL%
1) Church of the Brethren250
2) The Plymouth Brethren125
97) Other125
Missing3105 
TOTAL4100.0
172) 7-10. Is that the Evangelical Free church, Evangelical Covenant Church, or a non-denominational evangelical church or something else? (EVANG)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified518.5
1) Born-again, Bible, Gospel, Missionary13.7
2) Evangelical Free Church or Free Church725.9
3) Evangelical Covenant Church27.4
5) Non-denominational/independent evangelical725.9
98) Don't know/No opinion518.5
Missing3081 
TOTAL27100.0
173) 7-11. When you say Christian does that mean the denomination called the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, or some other Christian denomination, or do you mean to say I am just a Christian? (JSTXIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Disciples of Christ1713.9
2) Church of Christ75.7
3) United Church of Christ1.8
4) Non-denominational64.9
5) I am just a Christian7460.7
97) Other75.7
98) Don't know/No opinion32.5
99) No answer/Refused75.7
Missing2988 
TOTAL122100.0
174) 7-12. Is this the Church of Christ or the United Church of Christ? (CHRCHX)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ3083.3
2) United Church of Christ411.1
8) Don't know/No opinion25.6
Missing3072 
TOTAL36100.0
175) 7-13. Is this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (CHRCHGD)
TOTAL%
1) Anderson, Indiana16.7
2) Cleveland, Tennessee16.7
3) Church of God in Christ426.7
4) Just Church of God213.3
97) Other640
98) Don't know/No opinion16.7
Missing3093 
TOTAL15100.0
176) 7-14. What kind of Holiness church is this? Is it the Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodists, or something else? (HOLINSS)
TOTAL%
7) Other Holiness222.2
97) Other333.3
99) No answer/Refused444.4
Missing3099 
TOTAL9100.0
177) 7-15. What kind of Pentecostal church is this? Is it Assemblies of God, Church of God in Christ, the Four Square Gospel, or something else? (PENTECS)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified22.6
1) Assemblies of God1823.7
2) Church of God in Christ810.5
3) Church of God (Cleveland TN)22.6
4) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)79.2
5) Pentecostal Church of God33.9
6) Pentecostal Holiness Church22.6
7) Other Pentecostal1621.1
8) United Pentecostal33.9
9) Non-denominational/Independent45.3
97) Other67.9
98) Don't know/No opinion56.6
Missing3033 
TOTAL76100.0
178) 7-16. What kind of Orthodox church is that? (ORTHODX)
TOTAL%
2) Eastern Orthodox125
3) Greek Orthodox250
98) Don't know/No opinion125
Missing3104 
TOTAL4100.0
179) 7-17. What kind of non-denominational or independent church is that? Is it a non-denominational evangelical church, an inter-denominational/community church, or something else? (DENOTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified33.9
1) Non-denominational evangelical church2026.3
2) Inter-denominational or community church3039.5
4) Christian33.9
97) Other911.8
98) Don't know/No opinion810.5
99) No answer/Refused33.9
Missing3032 
TOTAL76100.0
180) 7-18. Thinking about your own religious faith, would you describe yourself as a traditional Catholic or a liberal Catholic? (CATHTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic30140.8
2) Liberal Catholic40454.8
3) Other81.1
8) Don't know/No opinion223
9) No answer/Refused2.3
Missing2371 
TOTAL737100.0
181) 7-19. Do you consider yourself Orthodox, Conservative, Reform, or something else? (JEWTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox Jew47.1
2) Conservative Jew1628.6
3) Reform Jew2544.6
4) Other/something else1119.6
Missing3052 
TOTAL56100.0
182) 7-20. When it comes to your religious identity, would you say you are a fundamentalist, evangelical, mainline, or liberal Protestant or do none of these describe you? (PROTTYPE)
TOTAL%
0) None61837.6
1) Fundamentalist19411.8
2) Evangelical26916.4
3) Mainline17710.8
4) Liberal23314.2
5) Protestant4.2
6) Baptist2.1
97) Other191.2
98) Don't know/No opinion1106.7
99) No answer/Refused181.1
Missing1463 
TOTAL1644100.0
183) 7-21. Would you call yourself a strong believer in your religion or not a very strong believer in your religion? (RELSTRNG)
TOTAL%
0) No religion8.3
1) Not very strong51320
2) Somewhat strong672.6
3) Strong196176.3
8) Don't know/No opinion18.7
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing538 
TOTAL2570100.0
184) 7-22. Would you say that you have been born-again or have had a born-again experience -- that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Jesus Christ? (BORNAGN)
TOTAL%
0) No100642.2
1) Yes133956.2
8) Don't know/No opinion231
9) No answer/Refused14.6
Missing726 
TOTAL2382100.0
185) 7-23. How about your family growing up? Did both your parents have the same religious preference as each other? (RELIGFM)
TOTAL%
0) No78125.1
1) Yes220571
3) Missing23.7
8) Don't know/No opinion933
9) No answer/Refused5.2
TOTAL3107100.0
186) 7-23a. Was that religious preference the same as yours now? (PAREQREL)
TOTAL%
0) No58426.2
1) Yes163773.5
8) Don't know/No opinion3.1
9) No answer/Refused4.2
Missing880 
TOTAL2228100.0
187) 7-24. What was their religious preference? Was it Protestant, Catholic, another type of Christian, Jewish, some other religion, or nothing in particular? (RELIGFMQP) (RELGFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant47729.1
2) Catholic58235.5
3) Another type of Christian28917.6
4) Jewish402.4
5) Some other religion1398.5
6) Nothing in particular1076.5
8) Don't know/No opinion3.2
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing1471 
TOTAL1638100.0
188) 7-25. What church or denomination was that? (DENFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist31434.7
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England121.3
3) Lutheran667.3
4) Methodist10511.6
5) Just Protestant7.8
6) Presbyterian374.1
8) Brethren (or The Brethren Church)1.1
9) Evangelical or born-again101.1
10) Christian (or just Christian)556.1
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ222.4
13) United Church of Christ4.4
14) Disciples of Christ5.6
15) Congregationalist4.4
16) Church of God101.1
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God131.4
18) Holiness3.3
19) Nazarene121.3
20) Wesleyan (or Wesleyan Church)1.1
22) Pentecostal252.8
23) Church of God in Christ2.2
25) Orthodox3.3
26) Non-denominational/Independent212.3
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon323.5
28) Jehovah's Witnesses6.7
29) Unitarian Universalist1.1
30) Buddhist5.6
31) Hindu4.4
32) Muslim/Islam121.3
33) Native American2.2
34) Southern Baptist Convention6.7
36) ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)1.1
37) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod1.1
38) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical Synod1.1
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical5.6
40) United Methodist Church8.9
41) African Methodist Episcopal4.4
42) African Methodist Episcopal Zion1.1
44) United Presbyterian Church1.1
46) Christian Reformed Church2.2
47) Reformed Church in America2.2
50) Grace Brethren Church2.2
53) Free Church1.1
55) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America3.3
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical131.4
61) Church of the Nazarene2.2
71) Eastern Orthodox2.2
72) Greek Orthodox2.2
73) Russian Orthodox1.1
88) Non-denominational (general)4.4
90) Seventh-day Adventist3.3
91) Atheist/Agnostic3.3
94) Mennonite2.2
97) Other242.6
98) Don't know/No opinion131.4
99) No answer/Refused5.6
Missing2203 
TOTAL906100.0
189) 7-26. With which Baptist group was their church associated? Was it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified154.8
1) Southern Baptist Convention14245.2
2) American Baptist Churches in USA288.9
3) Independent Baptist7824.8
4) Missionary Baptist61.9
5) National Baptist61.9
6) First Baptist2.6
7) General Baptist1.3
8) Free Will Baptist2.6
9) Primitive Baptist2.6
97) Other61.9
98) Don't know/No opinion227
99) No answer/Refused41.3
Missing2794 
TOTAL314100.0
190) 7-27. Was this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTHFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified46
1) ELCA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America3044.8
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod2131.3
3) Lutheran Church/Wisconsin Evangelical Synod/Wisconsin Synod23
97) Other57.5
98) Don't Know/No opinion57.5
Missing3042 
TOTAL67100.0
191) 7-28. Was their church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist group? (METHFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified32.9
1) United Methodist Church9186.7
2) African Methodist Episcopal11
3) African Methodist Episcopal Zion21.9
5) Christian Methodist Episcopal/CME11
97) Other11
98) Don't know/No opinion21.9
99) No answer/Refused43.8
Missing3003 
TOTAL105100.0
192) 7-29. What was it called exactly? (JSTPRTFMQP) (JSTFMQP)
TOTAL%
97) Other4100
Missing3104 
TOTAL4100.0
193) 7-30. Was this the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian group? (PRESBFMQP) (PRESFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified410.8
1) Presbyterian Church USA (or United Presbyterian Church)2670.3
2) Presbyterian Church in America (or Evangelical Presbyterian)25.4
97) Other25.4
98) Don't know/No opinion38.1
Missing3071 
TOTAL37100.0
194) 7-32. Was this the Church of the Brethren, the Plymouth Brethren, or something else? (BRETHRNFMQP) (BRTHFMQP)
TOTAL%
97) Other1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
195) 7-33. Was that the Evangelical Free Church, Evangelical Covenant Church, or a non-denominational evangelical church or something else? (EVANGFMQP (EVANFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified440
1) Born-again, Bible, Gospel, Missionary110
2) Evangelical Free Church or Free Church220
5) Non-denominational/independent evangelical220
98) Don't know/No opinion110
Missing3098 
TOTAL10100.0
196) 7-34. When you say 'Christian' does that mean the denomination called the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, or some other Christian denomination, or do you mean to say they were just Christian? (JSTXIANFMQP) (XIANFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Disciples of Christ1120
2) Church of Christ610.9
3) United Church of Christ11.8
4) Non-denominational23.6
5) They were just Christian2240
97) Other610.9
98) Don't know/No opinion23.6
99) No answer/Refused59.1
Missing3053 
TOTAL55100.0
197) 7-35. Was this the Church of Christ or the United Church of Christ? (CHRCHXFMQP) (CHRCFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ1881.8
2) United Church of Christ29.1
8) Don't know/No opinion29.1
Missing3086 
TOTAL22100.0
198) 7-36. Was this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (CHRCHGDFMQP) (CHGDFMQP)
TOTAL%
2) Cleveland, Tennessee110
3) Church of God in Christ440
4) Just Church of God110
97) Other330
98) Don't know/No opinion110
99) No answer/Refused00
Missing3098 
TOTAL10100.0
199) 7-37. What kind of Holiness church was this? Was it the Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodists, or something else? (HOLINSSFMQP) (HOLIFMQP)
TOTAL%
97) Other3100
Missing3105 
TOTAL3100.0
200) 7-38. What kind of Pentecostal church was this? Is it Assemblies of God, Church of God in Christ, the Four Square Gospel, or something else? (PENTECSFMQP) (PENTFMQP)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified14
1) Assemblies of God832
2) Church of God in Christ28
3) Church of God (Cleveland TN)28
4) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)14
5) Pentecostal Church of God14
7) Other Pentecostal416
8) United Pentecostal28
97) Other312
98) Don't know/No opinion14
Missing3083 
TOTAL25100.0
201) 7-39. What kind of Orthodox church was that? (ORTHODXFMQP) (ORTHFMQP)
TOTAL%
3) Greek Orthodox266.7
98) Don't know/No opinion133.3
Missing3105 
TOTAL3100.0
202) 7-40. What kind of non-denominational or independent church was that? Was it a nondenominational evangelical church, an interdenominational/community church, an interfaith or ecumenical Protestant church, or something else? (DENOTHERFMQP) (DENOFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Non-denominational evangelical church733.3
2) Interdenominational or community church838.1
4) Christian14.8
97) Other29.5
98) Don't know/No opinion29.5
99) No answer/Refused14.8
Missing3087 
TOTAL21100.0
203) 7-41. Thinking about your family's religious faith, would you describe them as traditional Catholic or liberal Catholic? (CATHTYPEFMQP) (CATHFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic24942.9
2) Liberal Catholic31253.7
3) Other4.7
8) Don't know/No opinion152.6
9) No answer/Refused1.2
Missing2526 
TOTAL581100.0
204) 7-42. Do you consider your family to be Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or something else? (JEWTYPEFMQP) (JEWTFMQP)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox Jew410
2) Conservative Jew1025
3) Reform Jew1947.5
4) Other/something else717.5
Missing3068 
TOTAL40100.0
205) 7-24. What was your father's/parent's/their religious preference? Was it Protestant, Catholic, another type of Christian, Jewish, some other religion, or nothing in particular? (RELIGFMQN) (RELGFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant86028.8
2) Catholic89529.9
3) Another type of Christian47415.9
4) Jewish662.2
5) Some other religion2488.3
6) Nothing in particular37512.5
8) Don't know/No opinion682.3
9) No answer/Refused4.1
Missing117 
TOTAL2990100.0
206) 7-25. What church or denomination was that? (DENOMFMQN) (DENFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist48130.3
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England362.3
3) Lutheran1348.5
4) Methodist20613
5) Just Protestant13.8
6) Presbyterian694.4
7) Reformed2.1
8) Brethren (or Brethren Church)1.1
9) Evangelical or born-again191.2
10) Christian (or just Christian)734.6
11) Christian Scientist4.3
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ332.1
13) United Church of Christ7.4
14) Disciples of Christ9.6
15) Congregationalist11.7
16) Church of God171.1
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God191.2
18) Holiness6.4
19) Nazarene14.9
20) Wesleyan (or Wesleyan Church)1.1
22) Pentecostal563.5
23) Church of God in Christ3.2
24) Friends/Quaker3.2
25) Orthodox5.3
26) Non-denominational/independent281.8
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon503.2
28) Jehovah's Witnesses12.8
29) Unitarian/Universalist3.2
30) Buddhist13.8
31) Hindu6.4
32) Muslim/Islam15.9
33) Native American3.2
34) Southern Baptist Convention8.5
35) American Baptist Churches in USA2.1
36) Independent Baptist2.1
37) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1.1
38) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod4.3
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical6.4
40) United Methodist Church13.8
41) African Methodist Episcopal4.3
42) African Methodist Episcopal Zion1.1
44) United Presbyterian Church2.1
46) Christian Reformed Church3.2
47) The Reformed Church in America3.2
50) Grace Brethren Church2.1
55) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America5.3
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical15.9
61) Church of the Nazarene2.1
71) Eastern Orthodox3.2
72) Greek Orthodox5.3
73) Russian Orthodox3.2
88) Non-denominational (general)4.3
90) Seventh-day Adventist6.4
91) Atheist/Agnostic8.5
94) Mennonite4.3
97) Other422.6
98) Don't know/No opinion795
99) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1525 
TOTAL1585100.0
207) 7-26. With which Baptist group was their church associated? Was it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified245
1) Southern Baptist Convention21745.2
2) American Baptist Churches in USA439
3) Independent Baptist10521.9
4) Missionary Baptist91.9
5) National Baptist61.3
6) First Baptist51
7) General Baptist1.2
8) Free Will Baptist2.4
9) Primitive Baptist2.4
97) Other91.9
98) Don't know/No opinion4810
99) No answer/Refused91.9
Missing2627 
TOTAL480100.0
208) 7-27. Was this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTHFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified85.9
1) ELCA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America4734.8
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod3928.9
3) Lutheran Church/Wisconsin Evangelical Synod/Wisconsin Synod32.2
97) Other75.2
98) Don't know/No opinion3123
Missing2974 
TOTAL135100.0
209) 7-28. Was their church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist group? (METHFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified146.8
1) United Methodist Church15273.8
2) African Methodist Episcopal52.4
3) African Methodist Episcopal Zion21
4) Free Methodist21
5) Christian Methodist Episcopal/CME1.5
6) Methodist Episcopal1.5
97) Other52.4
98) Don't know/No opinion188.7
99) No answer/Refused62.9
Missing2902 
TOTAL206100.0
210) 7-29. What was it called exactly? (JSTPRTFMQN) (JSTPFMQN)
TOTAL%
97) Other777.8
98) Don't know/No opinion222.2
Missing3099 
TOTAL9100.0
211) 7-30. Was this the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian group? (PRESBFMQN) (PRSBFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified710.1
1) Presbyterian Church USA (or United Presbyterian Church)4260.9
2) Presbyterian Church in America (or Evangelical Presbyterian)34.3
97) Other45.8
98) Don't know/No opinion1318.8
Missing3039 
TOTAL69100.0
212) 7-31. Was this the Christian Reformed Church, the Reformed Church in America or some other Reformed group? (REFRMDFMQN) (REFRFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Christian Reformed Church133.3
97) Other266.7
Missing3106 
TOTAL3100.0
213) 7-32. Was this the Church of the Brethren, the Plymouth Brethren, or something else? (BRETHRNFMQN) (BRTHFMQN)
TOTAL%
97) Other1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
214) 7-33. Was that the Evangelical Free Church, Evangelical Covenant Church, or a non-denominational evangelical church or something else? (EVANGFMQN) (EVANFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified420
1) Born-again, Bible, Gospel, Missionary420
2) Evangelical Free Church or Free Church315
5) Non-denominational/independent evangelical420
98) Don't know/No opinion525
Missing3089 
TOTAL20100.0
215) 7-34. When you say Christian does that mean the denomination called the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, or some other Christian denomination, or do you mean to say they were just Christian? (JSTXIANFMQN) (JSTFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Disciples of Christ1621.9
2) Church of Christ68.2
3) United Church of Christ11.4
4) Non-denominational22.7
5) They were just Christian3243.8
97) Other79.6
98) Don't know/No opinion34.1
99) No answer/Refused68.2
Missing3035 
TOTAL73100.0
216) 7-35. Was this the Church of Christ or the United Church of Christ? (CHRCHXFMQN) (CHRFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ2578.1
2) United Church of Christ26.3
8) Don't know/No opinion515.6
Missing3075 
TOTAL32100.0
217) 7-36. Was this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (CHRCHGDFMQN) (CHGDFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified211.1
1) Anderson, Indiana211.1
2) Cleveland, Tennessee316.7
3) Church of God in Christ527.8
4) Just Church of God211.1
97) Other316.7
98) Don't know/No opinion15.6
Missing3091 
TOTAL18100.0
218) 7-37. What kind of Holiness church was this? Was it the Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodists, or something else? (HOLINSSFMQN) (HOLIFMQN)
TOTAL%
2) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)116.7
97) Other350
98) Don't know/No opinion233.3
Missing3102 
TOTAL6100.0
219) 7-38. What kind of Pentecostal church was this? Is it Assemblies of God, Church of God in Christ, the Four Square Gospel, or something else? (PENTECSFMQN) (PENTFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified58.9
1) Assemblies of God1933.9
2) Church of God in Christ47.1
3) Church of God (Cleveland TN)23.6
4) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)23.6
5) Pentecostal Church of God47.1
7) Other Pentecostal610.7
8) United Pentecostal23.6
97) Other35.4
98) Don't Know/No opinion916.1
Missing3052 
TOTAL56100.0
220) 7-39. What kind of Orthodox church was that? (ORTHODXFMQN) (ORTHFMQN)
TOTAL%
3) Greek Orthodox360
5) Serbian Orthodox120
98) Don't know/No opinion120
Missing3103 
TOTAL5100.0
221) 7-40. What kind of non-denominational or independent church was that? Was it a nondenominational evangelical church, an interdenominational/community church, an interfaith or ecumenical Protestant church, or something else? (DENOTHERFMQN) (DENOFMQN)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified13.7
1) Non-denominational evangelical church829.6
2) Interdenominational or community church933.3
4) Christian13.7
97) Other27.4
98) Don't know/No opinion518.5
99) No answer/Refused13.7
Missing3080 
TOTAL27100.0
222) 7-41. Thinking about your family's religious faith, would you describe them as traditional Catholic or liberal Catholic? (CATHTYPEFMQN) (CATHFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic42647.6
2) Liberal Catholic42747.7
3) Other8.9
8) Don't know/No opinion303.4
9) No answer/Refused4.4
Missing2213 
TOTAL895100.0
223) 7-42. Do you consider your family to be Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or something else? (JEWTYPEFMQN) (JEWTFMQN)
TOTAL%
1) Orthodox Jew69.1
2) Conservative Jew1827.3
3) Reform Jew2639.4
4) Other/something else1421.2
8) Don't know/No opinion23
Missing3042 
TOTAL66100.0
224) 7-24. What was your father's/parent's/their religious preference? Was it Protestant, Catholic, another type of Christian, Jewish, some other religion, or nothing in particular? (RELIGFMQX) (RELGFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant26033.3
2) Catholic19625.1
3) Another type of Christian11514.7
4) Jewish81
5) Some other religion8110.4
6) Nothing in particular9712.4
8) Don't know/No opinion222.8
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing2327 
TOTAL780100.0
225) 7-25. What church or denomination was that? (DENOMFMQX) (DENFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist11926
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England255.5
3) Lutheran347.4
4) Methodist5712.5
5) Just Protestant61.3
6) Presbyterian214.6
9) Evangelical or born-again3.7
10) Christian (or just Christian)204.4
11) Christian Scientist1.2
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ61.3
13) United Church of Christ1.2
14) Disciples of Christ1.2
15) Congregationalist3.7
16) Church of God4.9
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God81.8
18) Holiness51.1
19) Nazarene1.2
22) Pentecostal245.3
24) Friends/Quaker3.7
25) Orthodox1.2
26) Non-denominational/independent61.3
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon122.6
28) Jehovah's Witnesses153.3
29) Unitarian Universalist00
30) Buddhist3.7
32) Muslim/Islam1.2
34) Southern Baptist Convention51.1
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical4.9
40) United Methodist Church1.2
46) Christian Reformed Church1.2
48) Church of the Brethren1.2
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical2.4
61) Church of the Nazarene1.2
72) Greek Orthodox1.2
73) Russian Orthodox1.2
75) Ukrainian Orthodox1.2
84) Catholic1.2
90) Seventh-day Adventist4.9
91) Atheist/Agnostic2.4
94) Mennonite1.2
97) Other112.4
98) Don't know/No opinion378.1
99) No answer/Refused3.7
Missing2651 
TOTAL457100.0
226) 7-26. With which Baptist group was their church associated? Was it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified65
1) Southern Baptist Convention5344.2
2) American Baptist Churches in USA1310.8
3) Independent Baptist2924.2
7) General Baptist21.7
97) Other32.5
98) Don't know/No opinion119.2
99) No answer/Refused32.5
Missing2989 
TOTAL120100.0
227) 7-27. Was this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTHFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified411.8
1) ELCA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1235.3
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod514.7
98) Don't know/No opinion1235.3
99) No answer/Refused12.9
Missing3074 
TOTAL34100.0
228) 7-28. Was their church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist group? (METHFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified46.9
1) United Methodist Church4272.4
2) African Methodist Episcopal46.9
4) Free Methodist46.9
98) Don't know/No opinion35.2
99) No answer/Refused11.7
Missing3051 
TOTAL58100.0
229) 7-29. What was it called exactly? (JSTPRTFMQX) (JSTPFMQX)
TOTAL%
97) Other250
98) Don't know/No opinion125
99) No answer/Refused125
Missing3104 
TOTAL4100.0
230) 7-30. Was this the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian group? (PRESBFMQX) (PRSBFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified14.5
1) Presbyterian Church USA (or United Presbyterian Church)1463.6
2) Presbyterian Church in America (or Evangelical Presbyterian)29.1
97) Other14.5
98) Don't know/No opinion418.2
Missing3087 
TOTAL22100.0
231) 7-33. Was that the Evangelical Free Church, Evangelical Covenant Church, or a non-denominational evangelical church or something else? (EVANGFMQX) (EVANFMQX)
TOTAL%
3) Evangelical Covenant Church133.3
5) Non-denominational/independent evangelical church133.3
97) Other133.3
Missing3105 
TOTAL3100.0
232) 7-34. When you say Christian does that mean the denomination called the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, or some other Christian denomination, or do you mean to say they were just Christian? (JSTXIANFMQX) (JSTFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Disciples of Christ210
4) Non-denominational210
5) They were just Christian1470
98) Don't know/No opinion15
99) No answer/Refused15
Missing3088 
TOTAL20100.0
233) 7-35. Was this the Church of Christ or the United Church of Christ? (CHRCHXFMQX) (CHRFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ6100
Missing3102 
TOTAL6100.0
234) 7-36. Was this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (CHRCHGDFMQX) (CHGDFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified250
3) Church of God in Christ250
Missing3104 
TOTAL4100.0
235) 7-37. What kind of Holiness church was this? Was it the Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodists, or something else? (HOLINSSFMQX) (HOLIFMQX)
TOTAL%
2) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana)233.3
97) Other116.7
99) No answer/Refused350
Missing3103 
TOTAL6100.0
236) 7-38. What kind of Pentecostal church was this? Is it Assemblies of God, Church of God in Christ, the Four Square Gospel, or something else? (PENTECSFMQX) (PENTFMQX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified14.2
1) Assemblies of God937.5
2) Church of God in Christ416.7
4) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)28.3
5) Pentecostal Church of God14.2
6) Pentecostal Holiness Church14.2
7) Other Pentecostal312.5
8) United Pentecostal14.2
98) Don't know/No opinion28.3
Missing3084 
TOTAL24100.0
237) 7-39. What kind of Orthodox church was that? (ORTHODXFMQX) (ORTHFMQX)
TOTAL%
2) Eastern Orthodox1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
238) 7-40. What kind of non-denominational or independent church was that? Was it a nondenominational evangelical church, an interdenominational/community church, an interfaith or ecumenical Protestant church, or something else? (DENOTHERFMQX) (DENOFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Non-denominational evangelical church350
2) Interdenominational or community church233.3
98) Don't Know/No opinion116.7
Missing3102 
TOTAL6100.0
239) 7-41. Thinking about your family's religious faith, would you describe them as traditional Catholic or liberal Catholic? (CATHTYPEFMQX) (CATHFMQX)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic11658.9
2) Liberal Catholic6834.5
3) Other21
8) Don't know/No opinion115.6
Missing2912 
TOTAL197100.0
240) 7-42. Do you consider your family to be Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or something else? (JEWTYPEFMQX) (JEWTFMQX)
TOTAL%
2) Conservative Jew342.9
3) Reform Jew342.9
4) Other/something else114.3
Missing3100 
TOTAL7100.0
241) 7-43. As an adult, have you ever had another religious preference besides being a . . . ? (RELIGEXYN) (RELGEXYN)
TOTAL%
0) No246279.2
1) Yes63020.3
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused9.3
TOTAL3108100.0
242) 7-44. What was your prior religious preference? Was it Protestant, Catholic, another type of Christian, Jewish, some other religion, or nothing in particular? (RELIGEX)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant22736.1
2) Catholic13721.8
3) Another type of Christian10616.9
4) Jewish101.6
5) Some other religion10717
6) Nothing in particular304.8
8) Don't know/No opinion91.4
9) No answer/Refused2.3
Missing2478 
TOTAL628100.0
243) 7-45. What church or denomination was that? (DENOMEX) (DENOMEX)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist9220.9
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England143.2
3) Lutheran276.1
4) Methodist6013.6
5) Just Protestant51.1
6) Presbyterian276.1
7) Reformed1.2
9) Evangelical or born-again92
10) Christian (or just Christian)122.7
11) Christian Scientist1.2
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ81.8
13) United Church of Christ3.7
14) Disciples of Christ3.7
15) Congregationalist4.9
16) Church of God1.2
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God71.6
18) Holiness1.2
19) Nazarene1.2
20) Wesleyan1.2
22) Pentecostal235.2
24) Friends/Quaker2.5
25) Orthodox1.2
26) Non-denominational/independent122.7
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon51.1
28) Jehovah's Witnesses184.1
29) Unitarian Universalist4.9
30) Buddhist153.4
33) Native American2.5
34) Southern Baptist Convention3.7
36) Independent Baptist3.7
38) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod2.5
40) United Methodist Church1.2
43) Free Methodist2.5
46) Christian Reformed Church1.2
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical102.3
61) Church of the Nazarene1.2
67) Four Square Gospel3.7
75) Ukrainian Orthodox1.2
88) Non-denominational (general)4.9
90) Seventh-day Adventist2.5
91) Atheist/Agnostic2.5
92) Pagan2.5
97) Other317
98) Don't know/No opinion92
99) No answer/Refused51.1
Missing2668 
TOTAL441100.0
244) 7-46. With which Baptist group was their church associated? Was it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified44.3
1) Southern Baptist Convention4144.6
2) American Baptist Churches in USA1617.4
3) Independent Baptist1617.4
4) Missionary Baptist11.1
7) General Baptist11.1
97) Other44.3
98) Don't know/No opinion77.6
99) No answer/Refused22.2
Missing3016 
TOTAL92100.0
245) 7-47. Was this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTHEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified310.7
1) ELCA, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America932.1
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod828.6
97) Other27.1
98) Don't know/No opinion310.7
99) No answer/Refused310.7
Missing3081 
TOTAL28100.0
246) 7-48. Was their church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist group? (METHEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified610
1) United Methodist Church4880
2) African Methodist Episcopal11.7
4) Free Methodist00
97) Other11.7
98) Don't know/No opinion35
99) No answer/Refused11.7
Missing3048 
TOTAL60100.0
247) 7-49. What was it called exactly? (JSTPROTEX) (JSTPRTEX)
TOTAL%
97) Other2100
Missing3106 
TOTAL2100.0
248) 7-50. Was this the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian group? (PRESBEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified27.1
1) Presbyterian Church USA (or United Presbyterian Church)1657.1
2) Presbyterian Church in America (or Evangelical Presbyterian)310.7
97) Other27.1
98) Don't know/No opinion517.9
Missing3081 
TOTAL28100.0
249) 7-51. Was this the Christian Reformed Church, the Reformed Church in American or some other Reformed group? (REFORMDEX) (REFRMDEX)
TOTAL%
97) Other1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
250) 7-53. Was that the Evangelical Free Church, Evangelical Covenant Church, or a non-denominational evangelical church or something else? (EVANGEX)
TOTAL%
1) Born-again, Bible, Gospel, Missionary337.5
2) Evangelical Free Church or Free Church112.5
5) Non-denominational/independent evangelical337.5
98) Don't know/No opinion112.5
Missing3099 
TOTAL8100.0
251) 7-54. When you say Christian does that mean the denomination called the Christian Church Disciples of Christ, or some other Christian denomination, or do you mean to say they were just Christian? (JSTXIANEX) (JSTXNEX)
TOTAL%
1) Disciples of Christ18.3
5) They were just Christian758.3
99) No answer/Refused433.3
Missing3096 
TOTAL12100.0
252) 7-55. Was this the Church of Christ or the United Church of Christ? (CHRCHXEX)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ562.5
2) United Church of Christ112.5
8) Don't know/No opinion225
Missing3100 
TOTAL8100.0
253) 7-56. Was this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (CHRCHGDEX) (CHRGDEX)
TOTAL%
3) Church of God in Christ1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
254) 7-57. What kind of Holiness church was this? Was it the Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodists, or something else? (HOLINSSEX) (HOLINEX)
TOTAL%
97) Other1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
255) 7-58. What kind of Pentecostal church was this? Is it Assemblies of God, Church of God in Christ, the Four Square Gospel, or something else? (PENTECSEX) (PENTECEX)
TOTAL%
0) Not further specified312.5
1) Assemblies of God625
2) Church of God in Christ312.5
4) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)14.2
5) Pentecostal Church of God28.3
6) Pentecostal Holiness Church28.3
7) Other Pentecostal312.5
97) Other28.3
98) Don't know/No opinion28.3
Missing3085 
TOTAL24100.0
256) 7-59. What kind of Orthodox church was that? (ORTHODXEX) (ORTHODEX)
TOTAL%
2) Eastern Orthodox150
4) Russian Orthodox150
Missing3107 
TOTAL2100.0
257) 7-60. What kind of non-denominational or independent church was that? Was it a nondenominational evangelical church, an interdenominational/community church, an interfaith or ecumenical Protestant church, or something else? (DENOTHEREX) (DENOTHEX)
TOTAL%
1) Non-denominational evangelical church325
2) Interdenominational or community church433.3
3) Interfaith or ecumenical Protestant church18.3
5) Baptist18.3
97) Other216.7
98) Don't Know/No opinion18.3
Missing3096 
TOTAL12100.0
258) 7-61. Thinking about your family's religious faith, would you describe them as traditional Catholic or liberal Catholic? (CATHTYPEEX) (CATHTPEX)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic5842.3
2) Liberal Catholic3525.5
3) Other3827.7
8) Don't know/No opinion53.6
9) No answer/Refused1.7
Missing2971 
TOTAL137100.0
259) 7-62. Do you consider your family to be Orthodox, Conservative, Reform or something else? (JEWTYPEEX) (JEWTYPEX)
TOTAL%
2) Conservative Jew545.5
3) Reform Jew218.2
4) Other/something else436.4
Missing3098 
TOTAL11100.0
260) 7-63a. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was the clergy -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELCLGY)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important14725
1) Somewhat important18431.3
2) Very important24842.2
8) Don't know/No opinion81.4
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing2520 
TOTAL587100.0
261) 7-63b. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was your marriage or spouse -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELPTNR)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important24241.2
1) Somewhat important7312.4
2) Very important25443.2
8) Don't know/No opinion101.7
9) No answer/Refused91.5
Missing2520 
TOTAL588100.0
262) 7-63c. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was your family (other than your spouse) -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important21236.1
1) Somewhat important9215.6
2) Very important27747.1
8) Don't know/No opinion5.9
9) No answer/Refused2.3
Missing2520 
TOTAL588100.0
263) 7-63d. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was location or convenience -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELLOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important27446.7
1) Somewhat important17329.5
2) Very important13322.7
8) Don't know/No opinion71.2
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing2520 
TOTAL587100.0
264) 7-63e. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was theology or religious beliefs -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELBELS)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important7612.9
1) Somewhat important16628.2
2) Very important34057.8
8) Don't know/No opinion4.7
9) No answer/Refused2.3
Missing2520 
TOTAL588100.0
265) 7-63f. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important were your political or social views -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important25242.9
1) Somewhat important19232.7
2) Very important13723.3
8) Don't know/No opinion61
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing2520 
TOTAL587100.0
266) 7-63g. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important was the liturgy or style of worship -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELLITU)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important11219.1
1) Somewhat important20334.6
2) Very important25543.4
8) Don't know/No opinion142.4
9) No answer/Refused3.5
Missing2520 
TOTAL587100.0
267) 7-63h. We're interested in learning how important various factors were in your becoming a/an member of your religion? How important were friends -- very important, somewhat important, or not at all important? (YRELFRDS)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important27246.3
1) Somewhat important15225.9
2) Very important15927
8) Don't know/No opinion5.9
9) No answer/Refused00
Missing2520 
TOTAL588100.0
268) Question order: 7_63_01 (ROT7_63_01) (RT7_63_1)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy38812.7
2) Marriage or spouse37812.3
3) Family (other than spouse)39212.8
4) Location or convenience37812.3
5) Theology or religious beliefs38912.7
6) Political or social views39612.9
7) Liturgy or style of worship37712.3
8) Friends36912
Missing42 
TOTAL3067100.0
269) Question order: 7_63_02 (ROT7_63_02) (RT7_63_2)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy41913.7
2) Marriage or spouse39412.9
3) Family (other than spouse)40813.3
4) Location or convenience34711.3
5) Theology or religious beliefs39913
6) Political or social views37912.4
7) Liturgy or style of worship35311.5
8) Friends36712
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
270) Question order: 7_63_03 (ROT7_63_03) (RT7_63_3)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy39512.9
2) Marriage or spouse38112.4
3) Family (other than spouse)33711
4) Location or convenience37412.2
5) Theology or religious beliefs39612.9
6) Political or social views37812.3
7) Liturgy or style of worship40813.3
8) Friends39712.9
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
271) Question order: 7_63_04 (ROT7_63_04) (RT7_63_4)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy35611.6
2) Marriage or spouse38012.4
3) Family (other than spouse)38712.6
4) Location or convenience38012.4
5) Theology or religious beliefs35911.7
6) Political or social views37412.2
7) Liturgy or style of worship42013.7
8) Friends41013.4
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
272) Question order: 7_63_05 (ROT7_63_05) (RT7_63_5)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy36912
2) Marriage or spouse39412.9
3) Family (other than spouse)37512.2
4) Location or convenience39713
5) Theology or religious beliefs37812.3
6) Political or social views39312.8
7) Liturgy or style of worship37212.1
8) Friends38712.6
Missing42 
TOTAL3065100.0
273) Question order: 7_63_06 (ROT7_63_06) (RT7_63_6)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy33911.1
2) Marriage or spouse41913.7
3) Family (other than spouse)37412.2
4) Location or convenience40113.1
5) Theology or religious beliefs37812.3
6) Political or social views39813
7) Liturgy or style of worship36211.8
8) Friends39512.9
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
274) Question order: 7_63_07 (ROT7_63_07) (RT7_63_7)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy39713
2) Marriage or spouse36011.7
3) Family (other than spouse)41213.4
4) Location or convenience38812.7
5) Theology or religious beliefs39512.9
6) Political or social views38512.6
7) Liturgy or style of worship36411.9
8) Friends36411.9
Missing42 
TOTAL3065100.0
275) Question order: 7_63_08 (ROT7_63_08) (RT7_63_8)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy40313.1
2) Marriage or spouse36011.7
3) Family (other than spouse)38112.4
4) Location or convenience40113.1
5) Theology or religious beliefs37212.1
6) Political or social views36411.9
7) Liturgy or style of worship40913.3
8) Friends37612.3
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
276) 7-64. How often do you attend religious services? (RELATEND)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week36511.7
2) Every week73723.7
3) Nearly every week1384.4
4) 2-3 times a month32710.5
5) About once a month2227.1
6) Several times a year31710.2
7) About once or twice a year38412.4
8) Less than once a year1294.2
9) Never46715
98) Don't know/No opinion5.2
99) No answer/Refused17.5
TOTAL3108100.0
277) 7-65. Is that more, less, or about the same as five years ago? (RELAT5YR)
TOTAL%
0) Less71223.1
1) About the same176657.2
2) More57718.7
8) Don't know/No opinion26.8
9) No answer/Refused5.2
Missing22 
TOTAL3086100.0
278) 7-66. Did you ever in the past attend religious services regularly or not? (RELATEVER) (RELATEVR)
TOTAL%
0) No18239
1) Yes28360.6
8) Don't know/No opinion2.4
Missing2641 
TOTAL467100.0
279) 7-67. How often did your family attend religious services when you were growing up, if at all? (RELATPST)
TOTAL%
0) Never2528.1
1) Every week176256.7
2) Nearly every week32610.5
3) 2-3 times a month2397.7
4) About once a month1254
5) Several times a year1585.1
6) About once or twice a year1585.1
7) Less than once a year581.9
8) Don't know/No opinion23.7
9) No answer/Refused9.3
TOTAL3110100.0
280) 7-68. When you were growing up, did you attend Sunday school or religious education classes very often, sometimes, rarely, or never? (SUNSCHPST) (SUNSCH)
TOTAL%
0) Never33010.6
1) Rarely2347.5
2) Sometimes56618.2
3) Very often195662.9
8) Don't know/No opinion12.4
9) No answer/Refused10.3
TOTAL3108100.0
281) 8-1. Are you currently married, separated, divorced, widowed, or have you never married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
0) Never married75124.2
1) Widowed2367.6
2) Divorced37612.1
3) Separated963.1
4) Currently married164452.9
9) No answer/Refused6.2
TOTAL3109100.0
282) 8-2. Are you currently living with a partner? (PARTNER)
TOTAL%
0) No115178.6
1) Yes31121.2
9) No answer/Refused3.2
Missing1644 
TOTAL1465100.0
283) 8-3. How many children, aged 17 or younger, live in your household? (KIDS)
TOTAL%
0) 0182558.7
1) 149215.8
2) 252116.8
3) 31765.7
4) 4632
5) 522.7
6) 64.1
7) 73.1
13) 1310
99) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3109100.0
284) 8-4. And how many of these children are six years old or older? (KIDS_6)
TOTAL%
0) 035427.6
1) 149238.4
2) 230523.8
3) 3957.4
4) 4272.1
5) 57.5
99) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing1827 
TOTAL1281100.0
285) 8-5. Do you have any other children, including adult children? (KIDSADLT)
TOTAL%
0) No165153.1
1) Yes145246.7
9) No answer/Refused5.2
TOTAL3108100.0
286) 8-6. Including yourself, how many adults live in your household? (ADLT_HH)
TOTAL%
1) 168622.1
2) 2167954
3) 346214.9
4) 42076.7
5) 5361.2
6) 626.8
7) 75.2
8) 810
99) No answer/Refused6.2
TOTAL3108100.0
287) 9-1. You said you were a (current religious preference). How about your spouse or partner, what denomination are they now, if any? (RELIGSP)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant39820.4
2) Catholic46423.7
3) Another type of Christian1849.4
4) Jewish291.5
5) Some other religion884.5
6) Nothing in particular25312.9
7) Same as me39620.3
8) Baptist14.7
9) Methodist5.3
10) Church (or Churches) of Christ3.2
11) Lutheran3.2
12) Atheist/Agnostic4.2
13) Jehovah's Witnesses6.3
14) Mormon2.1
15) Unitarian Universalist2.1
16) Nazarene3.2
97) Other231.2
98) Don't know/No opinion583
99) No answer/Refused191
Missing1154 
TOTAL1954100.0
288) 9-2. What church or denomination is that? (DENOMSP)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist17526.2
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England274
3) Lutheran517.6
4) Methodist7210.8
5) Just Protestant81.2
6) Presbyterian304.5
7) Reformed3.4
9) Evangelical or born-again71
10) Christian (or just Christian)355.2
11) Christian Scientist1.1
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ111.6
13) United Church of Christ2.3
14) Disciples of Christ3.4
16) Church of God6.9
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God121.8
18) Holiness5.7
19) Nazarene5.7
21) Christian Missionary Alliance3.4
22) Pentecostal345.1
23) Church of God in Christ2.3
26) Non-Denominational/Independent203
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon203
28) Jehovah's Witnesses101.5
29) Unitarian/Universalist3.4
30) Buddhist3.4
31) Hindu71
32) Muslim/Islam4.6
33) Native American1.1
34) Southern Baptist Convention4.6
36) Independent Baptist2.3
37) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1.1
38) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod1.1
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical71
40) United Methodist Church4.6
43) Free Methodist1.1
46) Christian Reformed Church2.3
47) The Reformed Church in America1.1
50) Grace Brethren Church2.3
53) Free Church1.1
55) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America2.3
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical81.2
61) Church of the Nazarene1.1
72) Greek Orthodox1.1
73) Russian Orthodox1.1
88) Non-denominational (general)3.4
90) Seventh-day Adventist5.7
92) Pagan1.1
94) Mennonite3.4
97) Other253.7
98) Don't know/No opinion253.7
99) No answer/Refused81.2
Missing2438 
TOTAL669100.0
289) 9-3. How often does your spouse or partner attend religious services, if at all? (RELATSP)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week1869.5
2) Every week42421.7
3) Nearly every week1065.4
4) 2-3 times a month1859.5
5) About once a month1477.5
6) Several times a year19810.1
7) About once or twice a year1819.3
8) Less than once a year643.3
9) Never43822.4
98) Don't know/No opinion11.6
99) No answer/Refused12.6
Missing1154 
TOTAL1952100.0
290) 9-4. Do any of your children have a different religious affiliation from yours? (RELKIDDIF) (RELKDDIF)
TOTAL%
0) No186378.7
1) Yes42818.1
8) Don't know/No opinion562.4
9) No answer/Refused20.8
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
291) 9-5. What denomination are they, if any? You said you were a (current religious preference). (RELIGKD_01). (RELKD_01)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist7116.5
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England81.9
3) Lutheran276.3
4) Methodist327.4
5) Just Protestant81.9
6) Presbyterian122.8
7) Reformed1.2
9) Evangelical or born-again71.6
10) Christian (or just Christian)204.7
11) Christian Scientist1.2
12) Church (or Churches) of Christ51.2
13) United Church of Christ1.2
15) Congregationalist1.2
16) Church of God3.7
17) Assembly (or Assemblies) of God4.9
18) Holiness4.9
20) Wesleyan (or Wesleyan Church)2.5
22) Pentecostal2.5
24) Friends/Quaker1.2
26) Non-denominational/Independent194.4
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon92.1
28) Jehovah's Witnesses61.4
29) Unitarian/Universalist1.2
30) Buddhist1.2
31) Hindu2.5
32) Muslim/Islam51.2
34) Southern Baptist Convention2.5
38) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod1.2
40) United Methodist Church1.2
56) Non-denominational independent evangelical00
61) Church of the Nazarene1.2
72) Greek Orthodox2.5
73) Russian Orthodox1.2
84) Catholic6715.6
88) Non-denominational (general)174
90) Seventh-day Adventist2.5
91) Atheist/Agnostic102.3
92) Pagan2.5
93) Jewish4.9
94) Mennonite2.5
97) Other194.4
98) Don't know/No opinion399.1
99) No answer/Refused71.6
Missing2680 
TOTAL430100.0
292) 9-5. What denomination are they, if any? You said you were a (current religious preference). (RELIGKD_02). (RELKD_02)
TOTAL%
2) Episcopalian/Anglican/Church of England12.4
3) Lutheran24.9
4) Methodist24.9
6) Presbyterian24.9
10) Christian (or just Christian)12.4
16) Church of God12.4
19) Nazarene12.4
20) Wesleyan (or Wesleyan Church)12.4
22) Pentecostal37.3
26) Non-Denominational/Independent512.2
27) Latter-day Saint/Mormon37.3
28) Jehovah's Witnesses24.9
32) Muslim/Islam12.4
37) ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)12.4
39) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Evangelical Synod12.4
67) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square)12.4
84) Catholic614.6
88) Non-denominational (general)12.4
90) Seventh-day Adventist12.4
91) Atheist/Agnostic37.3
97) Other24.9
Missing3067 
TOTAL41100.0
293) 9-5. What denomination are they, if any? You said you were a (current religious preference). (RELIGKD_03). (RELKD_03)
TOTAL%
4) Methodist116.7
9) Evangelical or born-again116.7
19) Nazarene116.7
22) Pentecostal116.7
28) Jehovah's Witnesses116.7
84) Catholic116.7
Missing3104 
TOTAL6100.0
294) 9-7. How often do your children attend religious services, if at all? (RELATKID_01) (RELATK_1)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a week25110.6
2) Every week61325.9
3) Nearly every week1576.6
4) 2-3 times a month26111
5) About once a month1436
6) Several times a year2129
7) About once or twice a year1667
8) Less than once a year441.9
9) Never33614.2
98) Don't know/No opinion1616.8
99) No answer/Refused231
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
295) 9-7. How often do your children attend religious services, if at all? (RELATKID_02) (RELATK_2)
TOTAL%
2) Every week98.8
3) Nearly every week32.9
4) 2-3 times a month1716.7
5) About once a month1413.7
6) Several times a year1615.7
7) About once or twice a year1312.7
8) Less than once a year43.9
9) Never2625.5
Missing3007 
TOTAL102100.0
296) 9-7. How often do your children attend religious services, if at all? (RELATKID_03) (RELATK_3)
TOTAL%
4) 2-3 times a month15.9
5) About once a month15.9
6) Several times a year211.8
7) About once or twice a year529.4
8) Less than once a year211.8
9) Never635.3
Missing3092 
TOTAL17100.0
297) 9-8. How important is it to you that your children marry someone of your own faith? (WEDINREL)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all91338.6
1) Not very important42117.8
2) Somewhat important47119.9
3) Very important52122
8) Don't know/No opinion291.2
9) No answer/Refused12.5
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
298) 9-9. Thinking about your extended family, how many of them have the same religious affiliation as you? (REL_FAM)
TOTAL%
0) None the same48215.5
1) Some72123.2
2) Most88128.3
3) All the same94530.4
8) Don't know/No opinion672.2
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3108100.0
299) 9-11. Thinking about your neighbors, how many of them have the same religious affiliation as you? (REL_NEI)
TOTAL%
0) None the same70122.6
1) Some102733
2) Most36911.9
3) All the same1545
8) Don't know/No opinion84527.2
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3108100.0
300) 9-10. Thinking about your five closest friends, how many of them have the same religious affiliation as you, zero, one, two, three, four, or five? (REL_5FRD)
TOTAL%
0) 050416.2
1) 134411.1
2) 253417.2
3) 354317.5
4) 43079.9
5) 570122.6
8) Don't know/No opinion1504.8
9) No answer/Refused25.8
TOTAL3108100.0
301) 10-1. Is there a particular place of worship where you usually attend religious services or not? (REGCHRH)
TOTAL%
0) No58423.5
1) Yes190376.4
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing618 
TOTAL2490100.0
302) 10-2. Do you ever take part in the activities of a church or place of worship other than attending services? (RELPART)
TOTAL%
0) No40268.4
1) Yes18531.5
8) Don't know/No opinion1.2
Missing2520 
TOTAL588100.0
303) 10-3. Are you officially a member of a parish, congregation, temple, or other place of worhip? (RELMEM)
TOTAL%
0) No163552.6
1) Yes146047
8) Don't know/No opinion11.4
9) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3108100.0
304) 10-3a. Do you participate in any religious organization, apart from a congregation, such as a missionary, fellowship, charity or advocacy group? (PARACHRC)
TOTAL%
0) No261184
1) Yes48615.6
8) Don't know/No opinion10.3
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3108100.0
305) 10-3b. What is that group? (PARACHR1_01) (PRCHR1_1)
TOTAL%
1) B'nai Brith2.4
2) Campus Crusade for Christ51
3) Christian Coalition1.2
4) Hadassah1.2
5) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship61.2
6) Knights of Columbus122.5
8) World Vision1.2
9) Young Life2.4
10) Various missionary group mentions6613.6
11) Various charity relief groups5811.9
12) Various fellowship group mentions316.4
13) Women's/men's Groups316.4
14) Bible study groups102.1
15) Children/youth oriented groups153.1
16) Illness/medical support groups51
17) Legion of Mary3.6
97) Other19139.3
98) Don't know/No opinion398
99) No answer/Refused71.4
Missing2622 
TOTAL486100.0
306) 10-3b. What is that group? (PARACHR1_02) (PRCHR1_2)
TOTAL%
6) Knights of Columbus16.7
11) Various charity relief groups213.3
13) Women's/men's Groups16.7
14) Bible study groups16.7
15) Children/youth oriented groups16.7
16) Illness/medical support groups16.7
97) Other853.3
Missing3095 
TOTAL15100.0
307) 10-3b. What is that group? (PARACHR1_03) (PRCHR1_3)
TOTAL%
14) Bible study groups1100
Missing3107 
TOTAL1100.0
308) 10-4. How many years have you been going to religious services at this congregation? (CNGYRS)
TOTAL%
0) Less than a year1195.3
1) 11828
2) 21988.8
3) 31446.4
4) 41084.8
5) 51556.9
6) 6833.7
7) 7522.3
8) 8703.1
9) 9241.1
10) 101516.7
11) 1121.9
12) 12421.9
13) 13261.1
14) 1419.8
15) 15793.5
16) 1615.7
17) 1717.8
18) 18431.9
19) 198.4
20) 201074.7
21) 2111.5
22) 2212.5
23) 2311.5
24) 2411.5
25) 25542.4
26) 2615.7
27) 2712.5
28) 2814.6
29) 297.3
30) 30743.3
31) 316.3
32) 329.4
33) 334.2
34) 347.3
35) 35311.4
36) 366.3
37) 377.3
38) 388.4
39) 396.3
40) 40572.5
41) 419.4
42) 422.1
43) 4310.4
44) 442.1
45) 4517.8
46) 465.2
47) 475.2
48) 485.2
49) 493.1
50) 50391.7
51) 512.1
52) 523.1
53) 536.3
54) 544.2
55) 5511.5
56) 565.2
57) 5710
58) 584.2
59) 5910
60) 6016.7
61) 612.1
62) 6210
63) 6310
65) 654.2
66) 6610
67) 672.1
68) 682.1
69) 6910
70) 708.4
72) 7210
73) 732.1
74) 7410
75) 754.2
76) 7610
77) 7710
78) 7810
80) 8010
82) 8210
98) None371.6
99) No answer/Refused14.6
Missing845 
TOTAL2261100.0
309) 10-5. On average, how many minutes does it take to get to this congregation by your usual method of travel? (CNGTRVL)
TOTAL%
0) 0171.5
1) 110.9
2) 2363.1
3) 3312.7
4) 410.9
5) 518416
6) 65.4
7) 7181.6
8) 88.7
9) 92.2
10) 1025622.3
11) 111.1
12) 12121
13) 131.1
14) 141.1
15) 1521218.5
18) 183.3
20) 2013211.5
22) 221.1
25) 25211.8
30) 30958.3
35) 354.3
40) 40211.8
45) 45211.8
50) 505.4
60) 60252.2
90) 905.4
97) 974.3
99) No answer/Refused7.6
Missing1962 
TOTAL1148100.0
310) 10-6a. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was the clergy very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGCLGY)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important65929.1
1) Somewhat important69830.8
2) Very important85737.9
8) Don't know/No opinion321.4
9) No answer/Refused17.8
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
311) 10-6b. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was your marriage, spouse, or partner very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGPTNR)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important75639.9
1) Somewhat important32317
2) Very important78041.2
8) Don't know/No opinion211.1
9) No answer/Refused15.8
Missing1213 
TOTAL1895100.0
312) 10-6c. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was your family (other than spouse) very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important89839.7
1) Somewhat important46420.5
2) Very important86738.3
8) Don't know/No opinion18.8
9) No answer/Refused17.8
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
313) 10-6d. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was the fact that this is your childhood congregation very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGYUTH)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important128056.6
1) Somewhat important32114.2
2) Very important57825.5
8) Don't know/No opinion14.6
9) No answer/Refused703.1
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
314) 10-6e. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was location of congregation very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGLOC)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important84437.3
1) Somewhat important66929.5
2) Very important72632.1
8) Don't know/No opinion11.5
9) No answer/Refused14.6
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
315) 10-6f. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was theology or religious beliefs very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGBELS)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important30313.4
1) Somewhat important59826.4
2) Very important133058.7
8) Don't know/No opinion21.9
9) No answer/Refused12.5
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
316) 10-6g. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Were your political or social views very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important133458.9
1) Somewhat important51222.6
2) Very important38216.9
8) Don't know/No opinion20.9
9) No answer/Refused16.7
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
317) 10-6h. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Was the liturgy or style of worship very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGLITU)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important41318.3
1) Somewhat important80835.7
2) Very important100644.5
8) Don't know/No opinion17.8
9) No answer/Refused19.8
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
318) 10-6i. We'd like to ask you a series of questions to learn why you chose this congregation. Were friends very important, somewhat important, or not at all important in choosing this congregation? (YCNGFRDS)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all important122754.2
1) Somewhat important54824.2
2) Very important45620.1
8) Don't know/No opinion20.9
9) No answer/Refused13.6
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
319) Question order: 10_6_01 (ROT10_6_01) (RT10_6_1)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy35311.4
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner40112.9
3) Family (other than spouse)32310.4
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation34111
5) Location or convenience36211.7
6) Theology or religious beliefs34411.1
7) Political or social views34411.1
8) Liturgy or style of worship31010
9) Friends32910.6
TOTAL3107100.0
320) Question order: 10_6_02 (ROT10_6_02) (RT10_6_2)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy34111
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner32610.5
3) Family (other than spouse)31810.2
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation33810.9
5) Location or convenience32810.6
6) Theology or religious beliefs37512.1
7) Political or social views34511.1
8) Liturgy or style of worship38412.4
9) Friends35211.3
TOTAL3107100.0
321) Question order: 10_6_03 (ROT10_6_03) (RT10_6_3)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy35011.3
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner34911.2
3) Family (other than spouse)32310.4
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation37212
5) Location or convenience32110.3
6) Theology or religious beliefs34411.1
7) Political or social views37011.9
8) Liturgy or style of worship33010.6
9) Friends35011.3
TOTAL3109100.0
322) Question order: 10_6_04 (ROT10_6_04) (RT10_6_4)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy35211.3
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner33910.9
3) Family (other than spouse)34911.2
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation31510.1
5) Location or convenience36411.7
6) Theology or religious beliefs34511.1
7) Political or social views33510.8
8) Liturgy or style of worship32710.5
9) Friends38112.3
TOTAL3107100.0
323) Question order: 10_6_05 (ROT10_6_05) (RT10_6_5)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy31410.1
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner35311.4
3) Family (other than spouse)35711.5
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation36911.9
5) Location or convenience35311.4
6) Theology or religious beliefs34411.1
7) Political or social views34311
8) Liturgy or style of worship33710.8
9) Friends33910.9
TOTAL3109100.0
324) Question order: 10_6_06 (ROT10_6_06) (RT10_6_6)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy33210.7
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner35211.3
3) Family (other than spouse)34911.2
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation32210.4
5) Location or convenience36211.7
6) Theology or religious beliefs33510.8
7) Political or social views36111.6
8) Liturgy or style of worship35711.5
9) Friends33710.8
TOTAL3107100.0
325) Question order: 10_6_07 (ROT10_6_07) (RT10_6_7)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy36911.9
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner33110.7
3) Family (other than spouse)37011.9
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation33110.7
5) Location or convenience33510.8
6) Theology or religious beliefs33710.8
7) Political or social views33510.8
8) Liturgy or style of worship35011.3
9) Friends34911.2
TOTAL3107100.0
326) Question order: 10_6_08 (ROT10_6_08) (RT10_6_8)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy34511.1
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner32410.4
3) Family (other than spouse)35811.5
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation36511.7
5) Location or convenience31810.2
6) Theology or religious beliefs36011.6
7) Political or social views34311
8) Liturgy or style of worship36511.7
9) Friends33110.6
TOTAL3109100.0
327) Question order: 10_6_09 (ROT10_6_09) (RT10_6_9)
TOTAL%
1) Clergy35111.3
2) Marriage, spouse, or partner33310.7
3) Family (other than spouse)36011.6
4) The fact that this was your childhood congregation35511.4
5) Location or convenience36411.7
6) Theology or religious beliefs32310.4
7) Political or social views33310.7
8) Liturgy or style of worship34911.2
9) Friends34010.9
TOTAL3108100.0
328) 10-7. How satisfied generally are you with this congregation - are you very satisfied, moderately satisfied, slightly satisfied, or not at all satisfied? (CNGSAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all satisfied462
1) Slightly satisfied1576.9
2) Moderately satisfied73432.4
3) Very satisfied130457.6
8) Don't know/No opinion14.6
9) No answer/Refused8.4
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
329) 10-10. Approximately how many people typically attend weekly worship at this congregation? (CNGSIZE)
TOTAL%
1) 16.3
2) 22.1
3) 33.1
4) 42.1
5) 56.3
6) 610
7) 74.2
8) 84.2
10) 1021.9
12) 127.3
13) 1310
14) 1410
15) 1513.6
16) 163.1
20) 20482.1
24) 242.1
25) 2519.8
26) 2610
30) 30783.4
32) 322.1
35) 3515.7
38) 384.2
39) 3910
40) 40472.1
42) 4210
45) 4515.7
47) 4710
48) 4810
49) 4910
50) 501576.9
55) 552.1
60) 60763.3
65) 657.3
69) 6910
70) 70291.3
74) 7410
75) 75411.8
80) 80411.8
85) 855.2
90) 909.4
98) 9810
100) 10024510.8
101) 10110
110) 1104.2
115) 1152.1
120) 12021.9
125) 125231
130) 1305.2
140) 1403.1
145) 14510
150) 1501265.5
155) 1552.1
160) 1605.2
170) 1702.1
175) 1754.2
180) 1805.2
185) 18510
190) 19010
200) 20023010.1
210) 21010
220) 22010
225) 2254.2
250) 250542.4
270) 27010
275) 2755.2
287) 28710
290) 29010
300) 3001536.7
310) 31010
325) 32510
350) 35018.8
354) 35410
375) 37510
380) 38010
400) 400673
450) 4504.2
500) 500984.3
550) 5503.1
600) 600331.5
650) 6502.1
700) 70020.9
750) 7503.1
800) 800221
850) 85010
900) 90011.5
1000) 1000863.8
1100) 11003.1
1200) 120011.5
1300) 13002.1
1400) 140010
1500) 1500221
1600) 160010
1800) 180000
1900) 190010
2000) 2000381.7
2200) 22002.1
2500) 25006.3
3000) 3000271.2
3500) 35002.1
4000) 40006.3
4500) 450010
5000) 500017.7
6000) 600010
7000) 70002.1
7500) 750010
10000) 100005.2
17000) 1700010
18000) 1800010
20000) 2000010
24000) 2400010
25000) 2500010
30000) 300007.3
99998) Don't know/No opinion1426.3
99999) No answer/Refused13.6
Missing845 
TOTAL2271100.0
330) 10-11. What proportion of this congregation are of the same race or ethnicity as you -- all, or almost all, about three quarters, about a half, about a quarter or less? (CNGRACE)
TOTAL%
0) About a quarter or less23710.5
1) About a half28912.8
2) About three-quarters51822.9
3) All or almost all116551.5
8) Don't know/No opinion381.7
9) No answer/Refused16.7
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
331) 10-12. What proportion of this congregation are of the same general political outlook as you -- all, or almost all, about three quarters, about a half, about a quarter or less? (CNGPOL)
TOTAL%
0) About a quarter or less30913.6
1) About a half55124.3
2) About three-quarters27212
3) All or almost all41118.2
8) Don't know/No opinion69530.7
9) No answer/Refused261.1
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
332) 10-13. How many close friends do you have in this congregation? Do you have no close friends, one to two, three to five, six to ten, or more than ten at this congregation? (CNGFRDS)
TOTAL%
1) None49922
2) 1 or 254924.2
3) 3 to 550722.4
4) 6 to 1024911
5) More than 1043519.2
8) Don't know/No opinion13.6
9) No answer/Refused12.5
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
333) 10-14a. Now we'd like to ask you about activities that some religious congregations undertake. Please tell me whether this is something this congregation ever does. Does this congregation ever participate in social service or community projects? (CNGPROJ)
TOTAL%
0) No29513
1) Yes188583.3
8) Don't know/No opinion743.3
9) No answer/Refused10.4
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
334) 10-14b. Now we'd like to ask you about activities that some religious congregations undertake. Please tell me whether this is something this congregation ever does. Does this congregation ever organize demonstrations or marches? (CNGDEMO)
TOTAL%
0) No181680.2
1) Yes35015.5
8) Don't know/No opinion873.8
9) No answer/Refused10.4
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
335) 10-14c. Now we'd like to ask you about activities that some religious congregations undertake. Please tell me whether this is something this congregation ever does. Does this congregation ever sponsor voter registration or distribute voter guides? (CNGVOTE)
TOTAL%
0) No147865.3
1) Yes55924.7
8) Don't know/No opinion2179.6
9) No answer/Refused9.4
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
336) Question order: 10_14_01 (ROT10_14_01) (R10_14_1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing462
1) Participate in social service or community projects78634.7
2) Organize demonstrations or marches75233.2
3) Sponsor voter registration or distribute voter guides67930
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
337) Question order: 10_14_02 (ROT10_14_02) (R10_14_2)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in social service or community projects70631.8
2) Organize demonstrations or marches70631.8
3) Sponsor voter registration or distribute voter guides80536.3
Missing891 
TOTAL2217100.0
338) Question order: 10_14_03 (ROT10_14_03) (R10_14_3)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in social service or community projects72532.7
2) Organize demonstrations or marches75934.3
3) Sponsor voter registration or distribute voter guides73233
Missing891 
TOTAL2216100.0
339) 10-15. According to the rules of this congregation, do men and women have the same role in decision-making, or not? (CNGFEM)
TOTAL%
0) No31113.7
1) Yes184881.6
8) Don't know/No opinion934.1
9) No answer/Refused12.5
Missing845 
TOTAL2264100.0
340) 10-16. Some congregations focus on the moral and spiritual needs of their members, others focus on the moral and social problems facing the wider community. How would you describe this congregation? (CNGINWD)
TOTAL%
1) A lot more focus on members59726.4
2) A little more focus on members39717.5
3) About equal focus on both (Vol.)32314.3
4) A little more focus on the wider community44019.4
5) A lot more focus on the wider community41318.3
8) Don't know/No opinion793.5
9) No answer/Refused14.6
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
341) 10-17. How often, if at all, are social or political issues discussed from the pulpit in this congregation - several times a month, once every month or two, a few times a year or less often, or never? (CNGPOLPUL) (CNGPOLPL)
TOTAL%
0) Never54224
1) A few times a year or less often92340.8
2) Once every month or two36916.3
3) Several times a month32114.2
8) Don't know/No opinion964.2
9) No answer/Refused12.5
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
342) 10-18a. We're going to give you a list of activities that some people do associated with their congregation. Which, if any, of the following did you do in the past 12 months: participate in prayer groups or other small groups? (SMALLGP)
TOTAL%
0) No116151.3
1) Yes108548
8) Don't know/No opinion9.4
9) No answer/Refused7.3
Missing845 
TOTAL2262100.0
343) 10-19. How often do you participate in small groups? (SMALLGP2)
TOTAL%
0) Seldom29927.6
1) Roughly monthly36833.9
2) Roughly weekly37734.8
3) Roughly daily343.1
8) Don't know/No opinion5.5
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing2023 
TOTAL1084100.0
344) 10-18b. We're going to give you a list of activities that some people do associated with their congregation. Which, if any, of the following did you do in the past 12 months: participate in Sunday School/church school or religious education? (RELIGED)
TOTAL%
0) No114650.6
1) Yes110748.9
8) Don't know/No opinion3.1
9) No answer/Refused7.3
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
345) 10-18c. We're going to give you a list of activities that some people do associated with their congregation. Which, if any, of the following did you do in the past 12 months: invite someone outside the congregation to visit this congregation? (INVITE)
TOTAL%
0) No100644.5
1) Yes124354.9
8) Don't know/No opinion8.4
9) No answer/Refused6.3
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
346) 10-18d. We're going to give you a list of activities that some people do associated with their congregation. Which, if any, of the following did you do in the past 12 months: serve as an officer or member of a committee of this congregation? (OFFCRCNG)
TOTAL%
0) No181480.2
1) Yes43619.3
8) Don't know/No opinion7.3
9) No answer/Refused6.3
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
347) 10-18e. We're going to give you a list of activities that some people do associated with their congregation. Which, if any, of the following did you do in the past 12 months: participate in social or political action with others in this congregation? (ACTCNG)
TOTAL%
0) No176978.2
1) Yes47420.9
8) Don't know/No opinion13.6
9) No answer/Refused7.3
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
348) Question order: 10_18_01 (ROT10_18_01) (R10_18_1)
TOTAL%
0) Missing462
1) Participate in prayer groups or other small groups43519.2
2) Participate in Sunday school/church school/religious education46720.6
3) Invite someone outside the congregation to visit43519.2
4) Serve as an officer or committee member of congregation45220
5) Participate in social/political action with others in congregation42818.9
Missing845 
TOTAL2263100.0
349) Question order: 10_18_02 (ROT10_18_02) (R10_18_2)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in prayer groups or other small groups43419.6
2) Participate in Sunday school/church school/religious education46220.8
3) Invite someone outside the congregation to visit44920.3
4) Serve as an officer or committee member of congregation41918.9
5) Participate in social/political action with others in congregation45320.4
Missing891 
TOTAL2217100.0
350) Question order: 10_18_03 (ROT10_18_03) (R10_18_3)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in prayer groups or other small groups44119.9
2) Participate in Sunday school/church school/religious education43419.6
3) Invite someone outside the congregation to visit42419.1
4) Serve as an officer or committee member of congregation44219.9
5) Participate in social/political action with others in congregation47521.4
Missing891 
TOTAL2216100.0
351) Question order: 10_18_04 (ROT10_18_04) (R10_18_4)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in prayer groups or other small groups43619.7
2) Participate in Sunday school/church school/religious education43919.8
3) Invite someone outside the congregation to visit46521
4) Serve as an officer or committee member of congregation44820.2
5) Participate in social/political action with others in congregation42819.3
Missing891 
TOTAL2216100.0
352) Question order: 10_18_05 (ROT10_18_05) (R10_18_5)
TOTAL%
1) Participate in prayer groups or other small groups47021.2
2) Participate in Sunday school/church school/religious education41418.7
3) Invite someone outside the congregation to visit44320
4) Serve as an officer or committee member of congregation45720.6
5) Participate in social/political action with others in congregation43319.5
Missing891 
TOTAL2217100.0
353) 10-8. Some people have searched for a new house of worship and some people haven't. Have you ever searched for the right house of worship -- that is, gone to different ones to compare and decide which you wanted to attend regularly? (CNGSHOP)
TOTAL%
0) Never163452.6
1) Once39812.8
2) A few times85727.6
3) Frequently1966.3
8) Don't know/No opinion13.4
9) No answer/Refused9.3
TOTAL3107100.0
354) 10-9. Thinking about the time you most recently looked for a church or synagogue, was it because you had moved? (YCNGSHP)
TOTAL%
0) No80955.7
1) Yes63543.7
8) Don't know/No opinion6.4
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing1656 
TOTAL1452100.0
355) 11-1a. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: prayer outside of religious services. Do you do this . . .? (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Never54717.6
2) Occasionally59819.2
3) Roughly once a week1324.2
4) A few times a week34010.9
5) Roughly once a day65921.2
6) Several times a day81726.3
8) Don't know/No opinion10.3
9) No answer/Refused6.2
TOTAL3109100.0
356) 11-1b. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: read holy scriptures. Do you do this . . .? (RDHOLY)
TOTAL%
1) Never81426.2
2) Occasionally101132.5
3) Roughly once a week2327.5
4) A few times a week39812.8
5) Roughly once a day42613.7
6) Several times a day2217.1
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused5.2
TOTAL3109100.0
357) 11-1c. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: say grace or give blessings to God before meals. Do you do this . . .? (GRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Never30319.6
2) Occasionally40826.4
3) Roughly once a week312
4) A few times a week1207.8
5) Roughly once a day22514.6
6) Several times a day45729.6
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing1561 
TOTAL1546100.0
358) 11-1d. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: tune into religious programs on television or the radio. Do you do this . . .? (RELMEDIA)
TOTAL%
1) Never68544.3
2) Occasionally42027.1
3) Roughly once a week1288.3
4) A few times a week16410.6
5) Roughly once a day825.3
6) Several times a day684.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
Missing1560 
TOTAL1548100.0
359) 11-1e. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: read religious books, newspapers, or magazines. Do you do this . . .? (RELBKS)
TOTAL%
1) Never47830.8
2) Occasionally58837.8
3) Roughly once a week1016.5
4) A few times a week18411.8
5) Roughly once a day1338.6
6) Several times a day624
8) Don't know/No opinion3.2
9) No answer/Refused5.3
Missing1555 
TOTAL1554100.0
360) 11-1f. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet. Do you do this . . .? (RELNET)
TOTAL%
1) Never131484.9
2) Occasionally16410.6
3) Roughly once a week221.4
4) A few times a week291.9
5) Roughly once a day10.6
6) Several times a day6.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing1559 
TOTAL1548100.0
361) 11-1g. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: participate in religious services at work. Do you do this . . .? (RELWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Never135187.3
2) Occasionally855.5
3) Roughly once a week211.4
4) A few times a week251.6
5) Roughly once a day151
6) Several times a day251.6
8) Don't know/No opinion10.6
9) No answer/Refused151
Missing1560 
TOTAL1547100.0
362) 11-1h. We'd like to ask about various ways in which some people practice religion, whether or not they belong to a particular congregation. The first/next item is: participate in religious services at home. Do you do this . . .? (RELHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Never85555.3
2) Occasionally33921.9
3) Roughly once a week704.5
4) A few times a week996.4
5) Roughly once a day1097
6) Several times a day684.4
8) Don't know/No opinion5.3
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing1560 
TOTAL1547100.0
363) Question order: 11_1_01 (ROT11_1_01) (R_11_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services39812.8
2) Read the holy scripture38012.2
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals37212
4) Tune into religious programs36711.8
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers40212.9
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet40513
7) Participate in religious services at work35011.3
8) Participate in religious services at home43414
TOTAL3108100.0
364) Question order: 11_1_02 (ROT11_1_02) (R_11_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services41413.3
2) Read the holy scripture38712.5
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals37212
4) Tune into religious programs36811.8
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers35811.5
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet37111.9
7) Participate in religious services at work43213.9
8) Participate in religious services at home40613.1
TOTAL3108100.0
365) Question order: 11_1_03 (ROT11_1_03) (R_11_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services37512.1
2) Read the holy scripture40913.2
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals34111
4) Tune into religious programs43013.8
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers38112.3
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet40313
7) Participate in religious services at work38412.4
8) Participate in religious services at home38312.3
TOTAL3106100.0
366) Question order: 11_1_04 (ROT11_1_04) (R_11_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services39012.5
2) Read the holy scripture40413
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals38612.4
4) Tune into religious programs35211.3
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers37812.2
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet39212.6
7) Participate in religious services at work43013.8
8) Participate in religious services at home37612.1
TOTAL3108100.0
367) Question order: 11_1_05 (ROT11_1_05) (R_11_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services36311.7
2) Read the holy scripture38812.5
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals39612.7
4) Tune into religious programs38612.4
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers40713.1
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet39612.7
7) Participate in religious services at work37312
8) Participate in religious services at home40012.9
TOTAL3109100.0
368) Question order: 11_1_06 (ROT11_1_06) (R_11_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services40813.1
2) Read the holy scripture36411.7
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals41113.2
4) Tune into religious programs39512.7
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers38912.5
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet38512.4
7) Participate in religious services at work34711.2
8) Participate in religious services at home40913.2
TOTAL3108100.0
369) Question order: 11_1_07 (ROT11_1_07) (R_11_1_7)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services37212
2) Read the holy scripture37412
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals41013.2
4) Tune into religious programs41813.5
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers40413
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet37612.1
7) Participate in religious services at work38512.4
8) Participate in religious services at home36711.8
TOTAL3106100.0
370) Question order: 11_1_08 (ROT11_1_08) (R_11_1_8)
TOTAL%
1) Pray outside of religious services38712.4
2) Read the holy scripture40112.9
3) Say grace or give thanks to God before meals42013.5
4) Tune into religious programs39112.6
5) Read religious books, magazines, or newspapers38912.5
6) Visit religious websites or participate in religious groups on the Internet38112.3
7) Participate in religious services at work40613.1
8) Participate in religious services at home33410.7
TOTAL3109100.0
371) 11-2. Do you ever abstain from any food, drink or tobacco for religious reasons? (TETOTL)
TOTAL%
0) No116073.9
1) Yes40525.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
9) No answer/Refused3.2
Missing1540 
TOTAL1569100.0
372) 11-3. When you are buying services or products, how often do you prefer to buy from someone who shares your religious beliefs if you have a chance - always, most of the time, sometimes, or never? (BUYTRIB)
TOTAL%
0) Never101865.5
1) Sometimes34422.1
2) Most of the time966.2
3) Always654.2
8) Don't know/No opinion221.4
9) No answer/Refused10.6
Missing1554 
TOTAL1555100.0
373) 11-4. How often do you talk about religion with your family and friends, if at all? (TALKREL)
TOTAL%
1) Never31110
2) Seldom101032.5
3) Roughly monthly42813.8
4) Roughly weekly78025.1
5) Roughly daily56718.2
8) Don't know/No opinion9.3
9) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3108100.0
374) 11-5. How important is religion to you in making decisions regarding your career, family or health, if at all? (RELONFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all58818.9
1) Not very important39012.5
2) Somewhat important82926.7
3) Very important127240.9
8) Don't know/No opinion28.9
9) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3108100.0
375) 11-6. How important is religion to you in making decisions on political issues, if at all? (RELONPOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all107434.5
1) Not very important42113.5
2) Somewhat important82226.4
3) Very important75224.2
8) Don't know/No opinion341.1
9) No answer/Refused6.2
TOTAL3109100.0
376) 12-1. Do you believe the world is soon coming to an end, or not? (WRLDEND)
TOTAL%
0) No, do not believe177056.9
1) Yes, believe110435.5
8) Don't know/No opinion2217.1
9) No answer/Refused13.4
TOTAL3108100.0
377) 12-2. Can a good person who is not of your faith go to heaven or attain salvation, or not? (WHOHVN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, can go to heaven or attain salvation232184.3
2) No, cannot go to heaven or attain salvation2549.2
3) Don't believe in heaven/salvation361.3
8) Don't know/No opinion1314.8
9) No answer/Refused11.4
Missing355 
TOTAL2753100.0
378) 12-3. Have you ever personally experienced the presence of God, or not? (EXPGOD)
TOTAL%
0) No, have not experienced presence of God131043.9
1) Yes, experienced presence of God161754.2
8) Don't know/No opinion551.8
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing123 
TOTAL2985100.0
379) 12-4. Some people say they experience God alone; others say they experience God with others. Which comes closer to your views? (GODSOLO)
TOTAL%
0) Always with others442.6
1) Mostly with others32419.4
2) Mostly alone75245
3) Always alone42825.6
8) Don't know/No opinion955.7
9) No answer/Refused281.7
Missing1436 
TOTAL1671100.0
380) 12-5. People make decisions in their everyday lives for different reasons. How important is avoiding sin in your everyday life decisions? (IMPSIN)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all32210.4
1) Somewhat important75024.1
2) Very important117637.8
3) Extremely important80425.9
8) Don't know/No opinion421.4
9) No answer/Refused14.5
TOTAL3108100.0
381) 12-6. Some people believe that the path to salvation comes through our actions or deeds and others believe that the path to salvation lies in our beliefs or faith. Which comes closer to your views? (FTH_DEED)
TOTAL%
1) The path to salvation comes through actions or deeds126140.6
2) The path to salvation lies in our beliefs or faith139644.9
3) Mixture of actions and faith2598.3
5) Don't believe in salvation812.6
8) Don't know/No opinion892.9
9) No answer/Refused22.7
TOTAL3108100.0
382) 12-7. Which comes closer to your views? Some people say there are absolutely clear guidelines of what is good and evil; others say there can never be absolutely clear guidelines of what is good and evil. (GOODEVL)
TOTAL%
0) There can never be absolutely clear guidelines121939.2
1) There are absolutely clear guidelines173455.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1374.4
9) No answer/Refused18.6
TOTAL3108100.0
383) 12-8. Which comes closer to your views? In matters of right and wrong, some people say it is important to faithfully follow the leaders and teachings of one's religion; others say it is more important to follow one's own conscience. (REL_SLF)
TOTAL%
1) Leaders and religious teachings58718.9
2) Mixture of leaders/teaching and own conscience1545
3) Own conscience228273.4
8) Don't know/No opinion682.2
9) No answer/Refused17.5
TOTAL3108100.0
384) 12-9. Which of the following statements comes closest to your views: One religion is true and others are not OR There are basic truths in many religions OR There is very little truth in any religion. (TRTHREL)
TOTAL%
1) One religion is true and others are not38212.3
2) There are basic truths in many religions238476.7
3) There is very little truth in any religion2036.5
4) Can't choose612
8) Don't know/No opinion682.2
9) No answer/Refused11.4
TOTAL3109100.0
385) 12-10. Which of the following statements comes closest to your views on the origin and development of human beings . . .? (EVOLUTN)
TOTAL%
1) Human beings have developed, but God guided this process119338.4
2) Human beings have developed, but God had no part in this36711.8
3) God created human beings pretty much in their present form139144.8
4) None of these views481.5
8) Don't know/No opinion963.1
9) No answer/Refused13.4
TOTAL3108100.0
386) 12-11. Which comes closer to your views? Right and wrong should be based on God's laws OR right and wrong should be based on the views of society? (GOD_SOC)
TOTAL%
0) Right and wrong should be based on the views of society36723.8
1) Right and wrong should be based on God's laws105768.6
8) Don't know/No opinion966.2
9) No answer/Refused201.3
Missing1567 
TOTAL1540100.0
387) 12-12. Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about holy scripture . . .? (LITERAL)
TOTAL%
0) Scripture is an ancient book recorded by men60119.3
1) Scripture is the inspired word of God138444.5
2) Scripture is actual word of God and is to be taken literally103133.2
8) Don't know/No opinion782.5
9) No answer/Refused14.5
TOTAL3108100.0
388) 12-13. Some say it is okay for religious people to try to convert other people to their faith, others say that everyone should leave everyone else alone. Which comes closer to your views? (CONV_OK)
TOTAL%
0) Everyone should leave everyone else alone169754.6
1) Okay for religious people to try to convert others130041.8
8) Don't know/No opinion882.8
9) No answer/Refused22.7
TOTAL3107100.0
389) 12-14. Have you ever done this yourself? (CONV_DID)
TOTAL%
0) No51139.3
1) Yes78360.2
8) Don't know/No opinion4.3
9) No answer/Refused2.2
Missing1808 
TOTAL1300100.0
390) 12-15. How often do you personally feel God's love in your life -- very often, sometimes, rarely, never? (GODSLOV)
TOTAL%
0) Never825.4
1) Rarely966.3
2) Sometimes33021.8
3) Very often99065.4
8) Don't know/No opinion11.7
9) No answer/Refused4.3
Missing1595 
TOTAL1513100.0
391) 12-16. How often do you personally feel God's judgment in your life -- very often, sometimes, rarely, never? (GODSJUDG)
TOTAL%
0) Never18712.4
1) Rarely18712.4
2) Sometimes47331.3
3) Very often62341.2
8) Don't know/No opinion402.6
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing1595 
TOTAL1512100.0
392) 13-1a. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of public debates over social and political issues? (RELPRIV)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree209167.3
2) Basically disagree93130
8) Don't know/No opinion702.3
9) No answer/Refused16.5
TOTAL3108100.0
393) 13-1aa. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (RELPRIVA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly203067.2
2) Somewhat98532.6
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing86 
TOTAL3022100.0
394) 13-1b. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try to persuade people how to vote? (VOTREL)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree61219.7
2) Basically disagree242277.9
8) Don't know/No opinion601.9
9) No answer/Refused14.5
TOTAL3108100.0
395) 13-1ab. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (VOTRELA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly204067.2
2) Somewhat99032.6
8) Don't know/No opinion4.1
Missing74 
TOTAL3034100.0
396) 13-1c. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . The courts have gone too far in taking religion out of public life? (RELCRTS)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree109070.4
2) Basically disagree40226
8) Don't know/No opinion513.3
9) No answer/Refused5.3
Missing1559 
TOTAL1548100.0
397) 13-1ac. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (RELCRTSA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly109273.1
2) Somewhat39726.6
8) Don't know/No opinion4.3
Missing1616 
TOTAL1493100.0
398) 13-1d. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy? (CATHLDRS)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree44660.4
2) Basically disagree24733.5
8) Don't know/No opinion375
9) No answer/Refused81.1
Missing2371 
TOTAL738100.0
399) 13-1ad. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (CATHLDRSA) (CATHLDRA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly34049.1
2) Somewhat35150.6
8) Don't know/No opinion2.3
Missing2415 
TOTAL693100.0
400) 13-1e. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like birth control, abortion or divorce and still be a good Catholic? (CATHPOPE)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree55074.6
2) Basically disagree15020.4
8) Don't know/No opinion263.5
9) No answer/Refused111.5
Missing2371 
TOTAL737100.0
401) 13-1ae. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (CATHPOPEA) (CATHPOPA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly45264.5
2) Somewhat24535
8) Don't know/No opinion4.6
Missing2407 
TOTAL701100.0
402) 13-1f. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . Women should be allowed to be priests or clergy in my house of worship? (WOMCHRCH)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree227773.3
2) Basically disagree69922.5
8) Don't know/No opinion1133.6
9) No answer/Refused19.6
TOTAL3108100.0
403) 13-1af. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (WOMCHRCHA) (WOMCHRHA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly216172.6
2) Somewhat80427
8) Don't know/No opinion9.3
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing132 
TOTAL2976100.0
404) 13-1g. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . Religious diversity has been good for America? (RELDIVOK)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree123579.6
2) Basically disagree23915.4
8) Don't know/No opinion694.4
9) No answer/Refused8.5
Missing1556 
TOTAL1551100.0
405) 13-1ag. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (RELDIVOKA) (RELDVOKA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly91862.2
2) Somewhat55637.7
8) Don't know/No opinion1.1
Missing1634 
TOTAL1475100.0
406) 13-1i. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . We will all be called before God to answer for our sins? (ASWRSINS)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree255182.1
2) Basically disagree46815.1
8) Don't know/No opinion732.3
9) No answer/Refused16.5
TOTAL3108100.0
407) 13-1ai. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (ASWRSINSA) (ASWRSINA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly244380.9
2) Somewhat56818.8
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing89 
TOTAL3019100.0
408) 13-1j. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . Morality is a personal matter and society should not force everyone to follow one standard? (MORALITY)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree199364.1
2) Basically disagree99231.9
8) Don't know/No opinion1003.2
9) No answer/Refused23.7
TOTAL3108100.0
409) 13-1aj. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (MORALITYA) (MORALTYA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly166255.7
2) Somewhat131844.1
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing123 
TOTAL2986100.0
410) 13-1h. Please tell me whether you basically agree or basically disagree. How about . . . Morality is a personal matter and society should not force everyone to follow one standard? (AMDIVREL)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree213768.7
2) Basically disagree84327.1
8) Don't know/No opinion1123.6
9) No answer/Refused17.5
TOTAL3109100.0
411) 13-1ah. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (AMDIVRELA) (AMDVRELA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly166155.7
2) Somewhat131144
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing129 
TOTAL2980100.0
412) Question order: 13_1_01 (ROT13_1_01) (RT13_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .49916.1
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .48715.7
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2387.7
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy702.3
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .923
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church47215.2
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2558.2
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins51616.6
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .47815.4
TOTAL3107100.0
413) Question order: 13_1_02 (ROT13_1_02) (RT13_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .52016.7
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .51416.5
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2166.9
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy1033.3
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .872.8
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church51716.6
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2086.7
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins44814.4
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .49616
TOTAL3109100.0
414) Question order: 13_1_03 (ROT13_1_03) (RT13_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .46715
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .49315.9
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2297.4
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy902.9
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .892.9
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church47115.2
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2267.3
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins50716.3
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .53517.2
TOTAL3107100.0
415) Question order: 13_1_04 (ROT13_1_04) (RT13_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .45714.7
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .49716
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2106.8
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy1123.6
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .1043.3
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church47115.1
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2367.6
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins53817.3
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .48415.6
TOTAL3109100.0
416) Question order: 13_1_05 (ROT13_1_05) (RT13_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .54117.4
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .47715.3
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2146.9
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy1043.3
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .882.8
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church52516.9
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2126.8
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins46715
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .48015.4
TOTAL3108100.0
417) Question order: 13_1_06 (ROT13_1_06) (RT13_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .37712.1
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .36511.7
3) The courts have gone too far . . .2237.2
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy1033.3
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .1023.3
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church37512.1
7) Religious diversity has been good for America2307.4
8) America today is deeply divided along religious lines56118
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins39012.5
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .38312.3
TOTAL3109100.0
418) Question order: 13_1_07 (ROT13_1_07) (RT13_1_7)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .1807.1
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .1616.3
3) The courts have gone too far . . .1425.6
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy863.4
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .1014
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church1817.1
7) Religious diversity has been good for America1224.8
8) America today is deeply divided along religious lines125049.1
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins1656.5
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .1606.3
Missing561 
TOTAL2548100.0
419) Question order: 13_1_08 (ROT13_1_08) (RT13_1_8)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .584.5
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .927.1
3) The courts have gone too far . . .564.3
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy534.1
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .655
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church685.2
7) Religious diversity has been good for America503.9
8) America today is deeply divided along religious lines73756.8
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins554.2
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .634.9
Missing1811 
TOTAL1297100.0
420) Question order: 13_1_09 (ROT13_1_09) (RT13_1_9)
TOTAL%
1) Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of . . .91.6
2) It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try . . .234.1
3) The courts have gone too far . . .223.9
4) I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy173
5) It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like . . .81.4
6) Women should be allowed to be priests and clergy in my church285
7) Religious diversity has been good for America142.5
8) America today is deeply divided along religious lines38869.3
9) We will all be called before God to answer for our sins234.1
10) Morality is a personal matter and society should not . . .285
Missing2548 
TOTAL560100.0
421) Question order: 13_1_10 (ROT13_1_10) (R13_1_10)
TOTAL%
8) America today is deeply divided along religious lines172100
Missing2936 
TOTAL172100.0
422) Qn13_xa. Religion is a private matter that should be kept out of public debates over social and political issues. (RELPRIVX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly52217.3
2) Disagree40813.5
4) Agree58319.3
5) Agree strongly150849.9
Missing86 
TOTAL3021100.0
423) Qn13_xb. It is perfectly proper for religious leaders to try to persuade people how to vote. (VOTRELX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly179659.2
2) Disagree62520.6
4) Agree36812.1
5) Agree strongly2438
Missing74 
TOTAL3032100.0
424) Qn13_xc. The courts have gone too far in taking religion out of public life. (RELCRTSX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly24316.3
2) Disagree15910.6
4) Agree24216.2
5) Agree strongly84956.9
Missing1616 
TOTAL1493100.0
425) Qn13_xd. I have a lot of confidence in the Catholic hierarchy. (CATHLDRSX) (CATHLDRX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly10114.6
2) Disagree14721.2
4) Agree20629.7
5) Agree strongly24034.6
Missing2415 
TOTAL694100.0
426) Qn13_xe. It is possible to disagree with the pope on issues like birth control, abortion or divorce and still be a good Catholic. (CATHPOPEX) (CATHPPEX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly10715.3
2) Disagree436.1
4) Agree20529.3
5) Agree strongly34549.3
Missing2407 
TOTAL700100.0
427) Qn13_xf. Women should be allowed to be priests or clergy in my house of worship. (WOMCHRCHX) (WOMCHRHX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly46315.6
2) Disagree2367.9
4) Agree57919.5
5) Agree strongly169857.1
Missing132 
TOTAL2976100.0
428) Qn13_xg. Religious diversity has been good for America. (RELDIVOKX) (RELDVOKX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly1177.9
2) Disagree1228.3
4) Agree43429.4
5) Agree strongly80154.3
Missing1634 
TOTAL1474100.0
429) Qn13_xh. America today is deeply divided along religious lines. (AMDIVRELX) (AMDVRELX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly29910
2) Disagree54418.3
4) Agree77526
5) Agree strongly136245.7
Missing129 
TOTAL2980100.0
430) Qn13_xi. We will all be called before God to answer for our sins. (ASWRSINSX) (ASWRSINX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly30210
2) Disagree1665.5
4) Agree41013.6
5) Agree strongly214170.9
Missing89 
TOTAL3019100.0
431) Qn13_xj. Morality is a personal matter and society should not force everyone to follow one standard. (MORALITYX) (MORALTYX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly51717.3
2) Disagree47515.9
4) Agree84828.4
5) Agree strongly114538.4
Missing123 
TOTAL2985100.0
432) 13-2a. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about divorce? (OKDIVRC)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong20513.3
2) Sometimes wrong103467
3) Never wrong26917.4
8) Don't know/No opinion291.9
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1565 
TOTAL1543100.0
433) 13-2b. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about attending movies that have a lot of violence, profanity, or sexuality? (OK_XXX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong39625.7
2) Sometimes wrong79951.8
3) Never wrong30820
8) Don't know/No opinion332.1
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1565 
TOTAL1542100.0
434) 13-2c. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about concealing income from tax authorities? (OKTAX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong105368.2
2) Sometimes wrong38224.7
3) Never wrong563.6
8) Don't know/No opinion473
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1565 
TOTAL1544100.0
435) 13-2d. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about a man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage? (OKSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong51533.4
2) Sometimes wrong61439.8
3) Never wrong35923.3
8) Don't know/No opinion442.9
9) No answer/Refused11.7
Missing1565 
TOTAL1543100.0
436) 13-2e. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about homosexual acts? (OKGAY)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong79251.3
2) Sometimes wrong36523.7
3) Never wrong28518.5
8) Don't know/No opinion835.4
9) No answer/Refused181.2
Missing1565 
TOTAL1543100.0
437) 13-2f. People often disagree on the morality of certain behaviors. Please tell me whether you consider the behavior to be always wrong, sometimes wrong, or never wrong. How about gambling? (OKGMBL)
TOTAL%
1) Always wrong43928.5
2) Sometimes wrong82453.4
3) Never wrong23715.4
8) Don't know/No opinion372.4
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1565 
TOTAL1543100.0
438) Question order: 13_2_01 (ROT13_2_01) (R_13_2_1)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce49515.9
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex52316.8
3) Concealing income from tax authorities51116.4
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage50316.2
5) Homosexual acts52817
6) Gambling54717.6
TOTAL3107100.0
439) Question order: 13_2_02 (ROT13_2_02) (R_13_2_2)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce52817
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex51216.5
3) Concealing income from tax authorities53517.2
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage53017
5) Homosexual acts47915.4
6) Gambling52516.9
TOTAL3109100.0
440) Question order: 13_2_03 (ROT13_2_03) (R_13_2_3)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce51816.7
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex50316.2
3) Concealing income from tax authorities50116.1
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage48615.6
5) Homosexual acts55717.9
6) Gambling54417.5
TOTAL3109100.0
441) Question order: 13_2_04 (ROT13_2_04) (R_13_2_4)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce51316.5
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex54017.4
3) Concealing income from tax authorities53517.2
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage52416.9
5) Homosexual acts50416.2
6) Gambling49215.8
TOTAL3108100.0
442) Question order: 13_2_05 (ROT13_2_05) (R_13_2_5)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce53117.1
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex52116.8
3) Concealing income from tax authorities51016.4
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage53817.3
5) Homosexual acts52116.8
6) Gambling48815.7
TOTAL3109100.0
443) Question order: 13_2_06 (ROT13_2_06) (R_13_2_6)
TOTAL%
1) Divorce52316.8
2) Attending movies that have a lot of violence/profanity/sex50916.4
3) Concealing income from tax authorities51716.6
4) A man and a woman having sexual relations before marriage52717
5) Homosexual acts51916.7
6) Gambling51316.5
TOTAL3108100.0
444) 13-3. Please tell me which you think is more important for a child to be taught: obedience or self-reliance? (OBEDNCE)
TOTAL%
0) 0128736.2
1) Both (Vol.)45012.6
1) Self-reliance45012.6
2) Obedience133837.6
8) Don't know/No opinion23.6
9) No answer/Refused11.3
TOTAL3559100.0
445) 13-4. Some say that women have too much influence in religion, others say that women don't have enough influence in religion, which comes closer to your views? (F_RELINF)
TOTAL%
1) Women have too much influence in religion46414.9
2) Women don't have enough influence in religion203165.4
3) Right amount of influence2879.2
8) Don't Know/No opinion2849.1
9) No Answer/Refused411.3
TOTAL3107100.0
446) 14-1 Some people contribute money for a wide variety of causes while others don't. During the past 12 months, did you or your household happen to give any money to any charitable or religious cause? (GIVSCRN)
TOTAL%
0) No70422.7
1) Yes237376.4
8) Don't know/No opinion20.6
9) No answer/Refused11.4
TOTAL3108100.0
447) 14-2. Approximately how much money, if any, did you and the other family members in your household contribute to all religious causes, including your local religious congregation in the past 12 months? (GIVEREL)
TOTAL%
1) None2269.5
2) Less than $10043218.2
3) $100 to less than $50064727.3
4) $500 to less than $1,00029012.2
5) $1,000 to less than $5,00041717.6
6) $5,000 or more1727.2
8) Don't know/No opinion1225.1
9) No answer/Refused672.8
Missing735 
TOTAL2373100.0
448) 14-3. How much money, if any, did you and your family give to all non-religious charities, organizations, or causes in the past 12 months? (GIVNOREL)
TOTAL%
1) None36115.2
2) Less than $10053022.3
3) $100 to less than $50078833.2
4) $500 to less than $1,00026911.3
5) $1,000 to less than $5,0002128.9
6) $5,000 or more522.2
8) Don't know/No opinion1004.2
9) No answer/Refused612.6
Missing735 
TOTAL2373100.0
449) 14-5a. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try to persuade people how to vote. (VOTFRD)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree34533.4
2) Basically disagree67064.8
8) Don't know/No opinion131.3
9) No answer/Refused6.6
Missing2073 
TOTAL1034100.0
450) 14-15aa. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (VOTFRDA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly62661.6
2) Somewhat38838.2
8) Don't know/No opinion2.2
Missing2092 
TOTAL1016100.0
451) 14-5b. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the achiever outside the home and the woman takes care of the home and family. (ROLEFEM)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree105133.8
2) Basically disagree195562.9
8) Don't know/No opinion762.4
9) No answer/Refused26.8
TOTAL3108100.0
452) 14-15ab. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (ROLEFEMA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly189663.1
2) Somewhat110436.7
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing102 
TOTAL3006100.0
453) 14-5c. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . Personally assisting people in trouble is very important to me. (SAMARTN)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree287292.4
2) Basically disagree1795.8
8) Don't know/No opinion441.4
9) No answer/Refused13.4
TOTAL3108100.0
454) 14-15ac. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (SAMARTNA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly221472.6
2) Somewhat83427.3
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing57 
TOTAL3051100.0
455) 14-5d. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . These days people need to look after themselves and not overly worry about others. (CARESELF)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree123439.7
2) Basically disagree178857.5
8) Don't know/No opinion672.2
9) No answer/Refused19.6
TOTAL3108100.0
456) 14-15ad. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (CARESELFA) (CARESLFA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly183460.7
2) Somewhat117839
8) Don't know/No opinion8.3
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing86 
TOTAL3022100.0
457) 14-5e. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . The people running my community don't really care much about what happens to me. (ALIEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree63241
2) Basically disagree83954.4
8) Don't know/No opinion614
9) No answer/Refused9.6
Missing1566 
TOTAL1541100.0
458) 14-15ae. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (ALIEN1A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly74450.5
2) Somewhat72549.3
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused1.1
Missing1636 
TOTAL1472100.0
459) 14-5f. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . Television is my primary form of entertainment. (TVONE)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree63140.1
2) Basically disagree92058.5
8) Don't know/No opinion151
9) No answer/Refused6.4
Missing1536 
TOTAL1572100.0
460) 14-15af. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (TVONEA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly93560.3
2) Somewhat61239.5
8) Don't know/No opinion3.2
Missing1557 
TOTAL1550100.0
461) 14-5g. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out of my local library. (BOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree78525.2
2) Basically disagree220270.8
8) Don't know/No opinion912.9
9) No answer/Refused311
TOTAL3109100.0
462) 14-15ag. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (BOOKA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly201867.6
2) Somewhat96432.3
8) Don't know/No opinion4.1
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing122 
TOTAL2987100.0
463) 14-5h. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . People have a perfect right to give a speech defending Osama Bin Laden or Al Qaeda. (OSAMA)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree161351.9
2) Basically disagree134143.1
8) Don't know/No opinion1274.1
9) No answer/Refused27.9
TOTAL3108100.0
464) 14-15ah. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (OSAMAA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly194065.7
2) Somewhat100934.2
8) Don't know/No opinion4.1
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing154 
TOTAL2954100.0
465) 14-5i. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . Our whole family almost always eats dinner together. (FAMDIN)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree181968.7
2) Basically disagree74828.2
8) Don't know/No opinion461.7
9) No answer/Refused351.3
Missing460 
TOTAL2648100.0
466) 14-15ai. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (FAMDINA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly175768.4
2) Somewhat80231.2
8) Don't know/No opinion6.2
9) No answer/Refused3.1
Missing541 
TOTAL2568100.0
467) 14-5j. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . People should place more emphasis on working hard and doing a good job than on personal satisfaction and pleasure. (WRKHRD)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree236876.2
2) Basically disagree59219
8) Don't know/No opinion1264.1
9) No answer/Refused22.7
TOTAL3108100.0
468) 14-15aj. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (WRKHRDA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly173258.5
2) Somewhat122541.4
8) Don't know/No opinion2.1
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing148 
TOTAL2960100.0
469) 14-5k. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . America today is deeply divided along economic lines. (AMDIVECN)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree285391.8
2) Basically disagree1284.1
8) Don't know/No opinion1043.3
9) No answer/Refused23.7
TOTAL3108100.0
470) 14-15aj. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (AMDIVECNA) (AMDVECNA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly230877.4
2) Somewhat67322.6
Missing127 
TOTAL2981100.0
471) 14-5l. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . America today is deeply divided along racial lines. (AMDIVRAC)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree277089.1
2) Basically disagree2126.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1023.3
9) No answer/Refused24.8
TOTAL3108100.0
472) 14-15al. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (AMDIVRACA) (AMDVRACA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly194165.1
2) Somewhat104134.9
Missing126 
TOTAL2982100.0
473) 14-5m. Please tell me whether you basically agree about . . . America today is deeply divided along political lines. (AMDIVPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Basically agree288692.9
2) Basically disagree1103.5
8) Don't know/No opinion933
9) No answer/Refused18.6
TOTAL3107100.0
474) 14-15al. Is that strongly or only somewhat? (AMDIVPOLA) (AMDVPOLA)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly235978.7
2) Somewhat63721.3
Missing112 
TOTAL2996100.0
475) Qn14_5xa. It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try to persuade people how to vote. (VOTFRDX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly47546.8
2) Disagree19519.2
4) Agree19519.2
5) Agree strongly15114.9
Missing2092 
TOTAL1016100.0
476) Question order: 14_5_01 (ROT14_5_01) (R14_5_1)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .862.8
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2638.5
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2748.8
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2277.3
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1254
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1213.9
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2437.8
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2628.4
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2397.7
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2548.2
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines34211
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines33010.6
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines34311
TOTAL3109100.0
477) Question order: 14_5_02 (ROT14_5_02) (R14_5_2)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .571.8
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2538.1
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2678.6
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2678.6
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1183.8
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1344.3
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2337.5
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2839.1
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2237.2
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2678.6
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines33010.6
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines33410.7
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines34211
TOTAL3108100.0
478) Question order: 14_5_03 (ROT14_5_03) (R14_5_3)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .802.6
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2859.2
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2347.5
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2558.2
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1585.1
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1284.1
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2829.1
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2457.9
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together1996.4
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2538.1
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines31510.1
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines35111.3
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines32310.4
TOTAL3108100.0
479) Question order: 14_5_04 (ROT14_5_04) (R14_5_4)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .953.1
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .31510.1
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .32210.4
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...3099.9
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1504.8
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1153.7
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2939.4
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .32910.6
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2488
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2999.6
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2367.6
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines1946.2
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2026.5
TOTAL3107100.0
480) Question order: 14_5_05 (ROT14_5_05) (R14_5_5)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .1003.2
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .31210
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .3049.8
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...3079.9
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1404.5
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1404.5
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2909.3
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2899.3
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2427.8
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .31410.1
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2177
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines2207.1
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2337.5
TOTAL3108100.0
481) Question order: 14_5_06 (ROT14_5_06) (R14_5_6)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .902.9
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2919.4
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2949.5
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2919.4
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1374.4
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1785.7
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .32510.5
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .31010
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2728.8
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2959.5
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines1936.2
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines2227.1
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2106.8
TOTAL3108100.0
482) Question order: 14_5_07 (ROT14_5_07) (R14_5_7)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .1023.3
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .3069.8
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2959.5
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...31210
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1284.1
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1555
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .3069.8
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .3049.8
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2558.2
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .31110
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2036.5
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines2227.1
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2096.7
TOTAL3108100.0
483) Question order: 14_5_08 (ROT14_5_08) (R14_5_8)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .953.1
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2788.9
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2758.8
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2909.3
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1334.3
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1555
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .33110.6
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2748.8
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2678.6
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .3099.9
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2247.2
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines2347.5
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2437.8
TOTAL3108100.0
484) Question order: 14_5_09 (ROT14_5_09) (R14_5_9)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .742.4
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2518.1
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .3019.7
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2889.3
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1274.1
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1334.3
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2618.4
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2538.1
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2548.2
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2969.5
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2949.5
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines2869.2
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines2899.3
TOTAL3107100.0
485) Question order: 14_5_10 (ROT14_5_10) (R14_5_10)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .953.1
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .2708.9
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .2708.9
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2307.5
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1274.2
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1053.4
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2397.8
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2929.6
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together2076.8
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .2367.7
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines35411.6
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines31410.3
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines31110.2
Missing58 
TOTAL3050100.0
486) Question order: 14_5_11 (ROT14_5_11) (R14_5_11)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .903.7
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .1907.7
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .1867.6
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...2198.9
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .1235
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment1265.1
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .2138.7
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .1807.3
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together1596.5
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .1757.1
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines26510.8
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines25410.3
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines27911.3
Missing649 
TOTAL2459100.0
487) Question order: 14_5_12 (ROT14_5_12) (R14_5_12)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .615.5
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .807.2
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .726.5
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...1039.3
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .605.4
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment706.3
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .787.1
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .635.7
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together726.5
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .928.3
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines11410.3
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines13412.1
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines1079.7
Missing2000 
TOTAL1106100.0
488) Question order: 14_5_13 (ROT14_5_13) (R14_5_13)
TOTAL%
1) It is perfectly proper for friends and neighbors to try . . .116.1
2) It is much better for everyone involved if the man is the . . .147.8
3) Personally assisting people in trouble is very important . . .147.8
4) These days people need to look after themselves and not...116.1
5) The people running my community don't really care much . . .168.9
6) Television is my primary form of entertainment116.1
7) A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out . . .147.8
8) People have a perfect right to give a speech defending . . .2413.3
9) Our whole family almost always eats dinner together105.6
10) People should place more emphasis on working hard and . . .73.9
11) America today is deeply divided along economic lines2011.1
12) America today is deeply divided along racial lines137.2
13) America today is deeply divided along political lines158.3
Missing2928 
TOTAL180100.0
489) Qn14_5xc. Personally assisting people in trouble is very important to me. (SAMARTNX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly461.5
2) Disagree1324.3
4) Agree70523.1
5) Agree strongly216771
Missing57 
TOTAL3050100.0
490) Qn14_5xd. These days people need to look after themselves and not overly worry about others. (CARESELFX) (CARESLFX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly112537.2
2) Disagree66321.9
4) Agree52517.4
5) Agree strongly70923.5
Missing86 
TOTAL3022100.0
491) Qn14_5xe. The people running my community don't really care much what happens to me. (ALIEN1X)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly39827.1
2) Disagree44130
4) Agree28619.4
5) Agree strongly34623.5
Missing1636 
TOTAL1471100.0
492) Qn14_5xf. Television is my primary form of entertainment. (TVONEX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly58938
2) Disagree33121.3
4) Agree28518.4
5) Agree strongly34622.3
Missing1557 
TOTAL1551100.0
493) Qn14_5xg. A book that most people disapprove of should be kept out of my local public library. (BOOKX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly158853.2
2) Disagree61320.5
4) Agree35611.9
5) Agree strongly42914.4
Missing122 
TOTAL2986100.0
494) Qn14_5xh. People have a perfect right to give a speech defending Osama Bin Laden or Al Qaeda. (OSAMAX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly108936.9
2) Disagree2528.5
4) Agree76225.8
5) Agree strongly85128.8
Missing154 
TOTAL2954100.0
495) Qn14_5xi. Our whole family almost always eats dinner together. (FAMDINX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly35313.8
2) Disagree39515.4
4) Agree41516.2
5) Agree strongly140354.7
Missing541 
TOTAL2566100.0
496) Qn14_5xj. People should place more emphasis on working hard and doing a good job than on personal satisfaction and pleasure. (WRKHRDX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly2077
2) Disagree38513
4) Agree84328.5
5) Agree strongly152551.5
Missing148 
TOTAL2960100.0
497) Qn14_5xk. America today is deeply divided along economic lines. (AMDIVECNX) (AMDVECNX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly321.1
2) Disagree963.2
4) Agree57719.4
5) Agree strongly227676.4
Missing127 
TOTAL2981100.0
498) Qn14_5xl. America today is deeply divided along racial lines. (AMDIVRACX) (AMDVRACX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly642.1
2) Disagree1485
4) Agree89329.9
5) Agree strongly187762.9
Missing126 
TOTAL2982100.0
499) Qn14_5xm. America today is deeply divided along political lines. (AMDIVPOLX) (AMDVPOLX)
TOTAL%
1) Disagree strongly301
2) Disagree802.7
4) Agree55718.6
5) Agree strongly233077.7
Missing112 
TOTAL2997100.0
500) 15-1a. We'd like to know how important various things are to your sense of who you are. When you think about yourself, how important is your occupation to your sense of who you are? (ID_OCCUP)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all47915.4
1) Not very important39512.7
2) Somewhat important83526.9
3) Very important131342.2
8) Don't know/No opinion561.8
9) No answer/Refused301
TOTAL3108100.0
501) 15-1b. We'd like to know how important various things are to your sense of who you are. When you think about yourself, how important is your ethnic or racial background to your sense of who you are? (ID_ETHN)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all93430.1
1) Not very important52216.8
2) Somewhat important70922.8
3) Very important87528.2
8) Don't know/No opinion561.8
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3108100.0
502) 15-1c. We'd like to know how important various things are to your sense of who you are. When you think about yourself, how important is your religion to your sense of who you are? (ID_REL)
TOTAL%
0) Not important at all42513.7
1) Not very important39412.7
2) Somewhat important72823.4
3) Very important153249.3
8) Don't know/No opinion19.6
9) No answer/Refused11.4
TOTAL3109100.0
503) Question order: 15_1_01 (ROT15_1_01) (R15_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Occupation103933.4
2) Ethnic or racial background105233.8
3) Religion101732.7
TOTAL3108100.0
504) Question order: 15_1_02 (ROT15_1_02) (R15_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Occupation102432.9
2) Ethnic or racial background105133.8
3) Religion103333.2
TOTAL3108100.0
505) Question order: 15_1_03 (ROT15_1_03) (R15_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Occupation104533.6
2) Ethnic or racial background100632.4
3) Religion105834
TOTAL3109100.0
506) 15-1d. Which of these are most important to your sense of who you are -- occupation, ethnic or racial background or religion? (ID_MOST)
TOTAL%
1) Occupation17726.9
2) Ethnic or racial background10015.2
3) Religion32349
8) Don't know/No opinion477.1
9) No answer/Refused121.8
Missing2448 
TOTAL659100.0
507) 15-2a. Please indicate whether the following describes you always, generally, sometimes, rarely or never. How about . . . I am quite touched by things that I see happen? (ALT_TCHD)
TOTAL%
1) Never describes me902.9
2) Rarely describes me1815.8
3) Sometimes describes me92429.7
4) Generally describes me96931.2
5) Always describes me90329.1
8) Don't know/No opinion321
9) No answer/Refused9.3
TOTAL3108100.0
508) 15-2b. Please indicate whether the following describes you always, generally, sometimes, rarely or never. How about . . . Other people's misfortunes do not disturb me a great deal? (ALT_MSFR)
TOTAL%
1) Always describes me2829.1
2) Generally describes me34911.2
3) Sometimes describes me78925.4
4) Rarely describes me72123.2
5) Never describes me91129.3
8) Don't know/No opinion431.4
9) No answer/Refused13.4
TOTAL3108100.0
509) 15-3. Would you say that most of the time people try to be helpful or that they are mostly just looking out for themselves? (HELPFUL)
TOTAL%
0) People mostly just looking out for themselves147047.3
1) Depends1033.3
2) People try to be helpful147347.4
8) Don't know/No opinion511.6
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3109100.0
510) 15-4. Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people? (TRUST)
TOTAL%
1) People can be trusted108534.9
2) You can't be too careful188560.6
3) Depends973.1
8) Don't know/No opinion301
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3109100.0
511) 15-5a. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about people in your neighborhood. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRNEI)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot54535
2) Trust them some65542.1
3) Trust them only a little21714
4) Trust them not at all855.5
5) Does not apply12.8
8) Don't know/No opinion332.1
9) No answer/Refused8.5
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
512) 15-5b. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about people you work with. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRWRK)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot49331.7
2) Trust them some64241.3
3) Trust them only a little17211.1
4) Trust them not at all624
5) Does not apply1419.1
8) Don't know/No opinion312
9) No answer/Refused151
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
513) 15-5c. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about people at your church or place of worship. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRREL)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot56250.4
2) Trust them some44339.8
3) Trust them only a little585.2
4) Trust them not at all181.6
5) Does not apply10.9
8) Don't know/No opinion191.7
9) No answer/Refused4.4
Missing1995 
TOTAL1114100.0
514) 15-5d. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about whites. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRWHT)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot37223.9
2) Trust them some86555.6
3) Trust them only a little17711.4
4) Trust them not at all432.8
5) Does not apply231.5
8) Don't know/No opinion563.6
9) No answer/Refused191.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
515) 15-5e. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about African Americans or blacks. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRBLK)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot39425.3
2) Trust them some82653.1
3) Trust them only a little17311.1
4) Trust them not at all503.2
5) Does not apply281.8
8) Don't know/No opinion613.9
9) No answer/Refused241.5
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
516) 15-5f. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about Asian Americans. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRASN)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot38925
2) Trust them some76149
3) Trust them only a little16210.4
4) Trust them not at all634.1
5) Does not apply644.1
8) Don't know/No opinion915.9
9) No answer/Refused241.5
Missing1553 
TOTAL1554100.0
517) 15-5g. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about Hispanics or Latinos. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRHISP)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot37624.2
2) Trust them some77549.8
3) Trust them only a little19212.3
4) Trust them not at all785
5) Does not apply442.8
8) Don't know/No opinion724.6
9) No answer/Refused181.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
518) 15-5h. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about people who are deeply religious. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRNVREL)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot47430.5
2) Trust them some75248.4
3) Trust them only a little20213
4) Trust them not at all573.7
5) Does not apply13.8
8) Don't know/No opinion463
9) No answer/Refused11.7
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
519) 15-5i. Next, we'd like to know how much you trust different groups of people. First/next, think about people who are not religious. Generally speaking, would you say that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all? (TRNOREL)
TOTAL%
1) Trust them a lot28118.1
2) Trust them some86455.6
3) Trust them only a little23715.3
4) Trust them not at all805.1
5) Does not apply231.5
8) Don't know/No opinion553.5
9) No answer/Refused14.9
Missing1553 
TOTAL1554100.0
520) Question order: 15_5_01 (ROT15_1_01) (R15_5_1)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood17811.4
2) People you work with17311.1
3) People at your church or place of worship18612
4) Whites1519.7
5) African Americans or blacks18211.7
6) Asian Americans17811.4
7) Hispanics or Latinos17711.4
8) People who are deeply religious16210.4
9) People who are not religious16910.9
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
521) Question order: 15_5_02 (ROT15_1_02) (R15_5_2)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood15810.2
2) People you work with17111
3) People at your church or place of worship17211.1
4) Whites18111.6
5) African Americans or blacks17311.1
6) Asian Americans16510.6
7) Hispanics or Latinos17111
8) People who are deeply religious18612
9) People who are not religious17911.5
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
522) Question order: 15_5_03 (ROT15_1_03) (R15_5_3)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood19212.3
2) People you work with17211.1
3) People at your church or place of worship19112.3
4) Whites18111.6
5) African Americans or blacks17511.3
6) Asian Americans1489.5
7) Hispanics or Latinos18511.9
8) People who are deeply religious1509.6
9) People who are not religious16110.4
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
523) Question order: 15_5_04 (ROT15_1_04) (R15_5_4)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood16810.8
2) People you work with15810.2
3) People at your church or place of worship16410.5
4) Whites18311.8
5) African Americans or blacks1529.8
6) Asian Americans18511.9
7) Hispanics or Latinos17511.2
8) People who are deeply religious20513.2
9) People who are not religious16610.7
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
524) Question order: 15_5_05 (ROT15_1_05) (R15_5_5)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood15610
2) People you work with17911.5
3) People at your church or place of worship19812.7
4) Whites1489.5
5) African Americans or blacks18511.9
6) Asian Americans18211.7
7) Hispanics or Latinos16810.8
8) People who are deeply religious16610.7
9) People who are not religious17311.1
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
525) Question order: 15_5_06 (ROT15_1_06) (R15_5_6)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood16210.4
2) People you work with19112.3
3) People at your church or place of worship15910.2
4) Whites17611.3
5) African Americans or blacks17911.5
6) Asian Americans16810.8
7) Hispanics or Latinos16410.5
8) People who are deeply religious16810.8
9) People who are not religious19012.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1557100.0
526) Question order: 15_5_07 (ROT15_1_07) (R15_5_7)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood18111.6
2) People you work with16510.6
3) People at your church or place of worship1479.4
4) Whites17611.3
5) African Americans or blacks16710.7
6) Asian Americans17511.2
7) Hispanics or Latinos1409
8) People who are deeply religious19112.3
9) People who are not religious21513.8
Missing1553 
TOTAL1557100.0
527) Question order: 15_5_08 (ROT15_1_08) (R15_5_8)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood19312.4
2) People you work with17511.2
3) People at your church or place of worship17711.4
4) Whites17211
5) African Americans or blacks17811.4
6) Asian Americans17711.4
7) Hispanics or Latinos18111.6
8) People who are deeply religious1529.8
9) People who are not religious1529.8
Missing1553 
TOTAL1557100.0
528) Question order: 15_5_09 (ROT15_1_09) (R15_5_9)
TOTAL%
1) People in your neighborhood16910.9
2) People you work with17311.1
3) People at your church or place of worship16110.4
4) Whites18912.2
5) African Americans or blacks16510.6
6) Asian Americans17711.4
7) Hispanics or Latinos19412.5
8) People who are deeply religious17611.3
9) People who are not religious1519.7
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
529) 15-6. How much of the time do you think you can trust the local government to do what is right? Would you say just about always, most of the time, only some of the time, or hardly ever? (TGLOC)
TOTAL%
0) Hardly ever31320.2
1) Some of the time73747.5
2) Most of the time42027
3) Just about always553.5
8) Don't know/No opinion231.5
9) No answer/Refused5.3
Missing1555 
TOTAL1553100.0
530) 16-1a. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are deeply religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that deeply religious people are more liberal or more conservative? (RELLIB)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal43414
2) More conservative229573.8
3) Equally conservative852.7
8) Don't know/No opinion2437.8
9) No knswer/Refused511.6
TOTAL3108100.0
531) 16-2a. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (RELLIB1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more liberal1254.6
2) Somewhat more liberal30811.3
3) Somewhat more conservative114041.8
4) Very much more conservative114842.1
8) Don't know/No opinion9.3
Missing379 
TOTAL2730100.0
532) 16-1b. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are deeply religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that deeply religious people are more tolerant or more intolerant? (RELTOL)
TOTAL%
1) More tolerant148147.7
2) More intolerant129341.6
3) Equally intolerant1003.2
8) Don't know/No opinion1896.1
9) No answer/Refused441.4
TOTAL3107100.0
533) 16-2b. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (RELTOL1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more tolerant61322.1
2) Somewhat more tolerant86031
3) Somewhat more intolerant73226.4
4) Very much more intolerant55820.1
8) Don't know/No opinion9.3
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing334 
TOTAL2774100.0
534) 16-1c. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are deeply religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that deeply religious people are more selfish or more unselfish? (RELSLF)
TOTAL%
1) More selfish67621.8
2) More unselfish202965.3
3) Equally unselfish1254
8) Don't know/No opinion2257.2
9) No answer/Refused521.7
TOTAL3107100.0
535) 16-2c. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (RELSLF1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more selfish2328.6
2) Somewhat more selfish43916.2
3) Somewhat more unselfish123745.7
4) Very much more unselfish77628.7
8) Don't know/No opinion19.7
9) No answer/Refused2.1
Missing402 
TOTAL2705100.0
536) 16-3a. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are non-religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that non-religious people are more liberal or more conservative? (SECLIB)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal203165.4
2) More conservative62020
3) Equally conservative852.7
8) Don't know/No opinion32610.5
9) No answer/Refused451.4
TOTAL3107100.0
537) 16-4a. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (SECLIB1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more liberal76728.9
2) Somewhat more liberal125947.5
3) Somewhat more conservative46017.4
4) Very much more conservative1606
8) Don't know/No opinion5.2
Missing457 
TOTAL2651100.0
538) 16-3b. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are non-religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that non-religious people are more tolerant or more intolerant? (SECTOL)
TOTAL%
1) More tolerant127140.9
2) More intolerant136143.8
3) Equally intolerant1244
8) Don't know/No opinion2969.5
9) No answer/Refused561.8
TOTAL3108100.0
539) 16-4b. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (SECTOL1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more tolerant38114.5
2) Somewhat more tolerant88733.7
3) Somewhat more intolerant94035.7
4) Very much more intolerant40515.4
8) Don't know/No opinion18.7
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing477 
TOTAL2632100.0
540) 16-3c. On the following question, we'd like to get your impression of people who are non-religious. There are no right or wrong answers. First/next, would you say compared to others that non-religious people are more selfish or more unselfish? (SECSLF)
TOTAL%
1) More selfish147347.4
2) More unselfish98631.7
3) Equally unselfish2066.6
8) Don't know/No opinion38512.4
9) No answer/Refused581.9
TOTAL3108100.0
541) 16-4c. Is that much more or only somewhat more? (SECSLF1)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more selfish40316.4
2) Somewhat more selfish106343.2
3) Somewhat more unselfish78732
4) Very much more unselfish1917.8
8) Don't know/No opinion13.5
9) No answer/Refused10
Missing649 
TOTAL2458100.0
542) Question order: 16_1a.-16_2c._01 (ROT16_1_01) (R16_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative108034.7
2) More tolerant or more intolerant104933.8
3) More selfish or more unselfish97931.5
TOTAL3108100.0
543) Question order: 16_1a.-16_2c._01 (ROT16_1_02) (R16_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative100232.2
2) More tolerant or more intolerant102132.9
3) More selfish or more unselfish108434.9
TOTAL3107100.0
544) Question order: 16_1a.-16_2c._01 (ROT16_1_03) (R16_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative102633
2) More tolerant or more intolerant103733.4
3) More selfish or more unselfish104533.6
TOTAL3108100.0
545) Question order: 16_3a.-16_4c._01 (ROT16_3_01) (R16_3_1)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative104033.5
2) More tolerant or more intolerant106634.3
3) More selfish or more unselfish100232.2
TOTAL3108100.0
546) Question order: 16_3a.-16_4c._01 (ROT16_3_02) (R16_3_2)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative105634
2) More tolerant or more intolerant100132.2
3) More selfish or more unselfish105033.8
TOTAL3107100.0
547) Question order: 16_3a.-16_4c._01 (ROT16_3_03) (R16_3_3)
TOTAL%
1) More liberal or more conservative101232.6
2) More tolerant or more intolerant104033.5
3) More selfish or more unselfish105634
TOTAL3108100.0
548) 16-5. At the present time, do you think religion as a whole is increasing its influence on American life or losing its influence? (RELINFUP)
TOTAL%
1) Losing its influence169854.6
2) Neither increasing nor decreasing (Vol.)1093.5
3) Increasing its influence116137.4
8) Don't know/No opinion1213.9
9) No answer/Refused19.6
TOTAL3108100.0
549) 16-6. All in all, do you think this is a good thing or a bad thing? (RELINFUP1) (RLINFUP1)
TOTAL%
1) Good thing105735.6
2) Bad thing175159
8) Don't know/No opinion1485
9) No answer/Refused12.4
Missing139 
TOTAL2968100.0
550) 16-7. All in all, do you think a person can be a good American if he or she does not have religious faith? (GUDAM_REL) (GDAM_REL)
TOTAL%
0) No, can't be a good American40413
1) Yes, can be a good American260083.7
8) Don't know/No opinion872.8
9) No answer/Refused16.5
TOTAL3107100.0
551) 16-8. To what extent do you feel your values are threatened in America today? Are they very, moderately, slightly, or not at all threatened? (VALTHRT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all60519.5
1) Slightly65521.1
2) Moderately110935.7
3) Very67421.7
8) Don't know/No opinion521.7
9) No answer/Refused12.4
TOTAL3107100.0
552) 16-9. In your day to day life, have people ever made negative remarks about your religious beliefs? Would you say this happens . . .? (RELDISC)
TOTAL%
0) Never140045.4
1) Rarely78425.4
2) Occasionally68922.3
3) Often1825.9
8) Don't know/No opinion19.6
9) No answer/Refused11.4
Missing24 
TOTAL3085100.0
553) 18-1a. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward gay men and lesbians, that is, homosexuals? (FTGAYS)
TOTAL%
0) 024916
1) 1191.2
2) 29.6
4) 41.1
5) 513.8
6) 62.1
7) 71.1
10) 10473
12) 121.1
15) 152.1
20) 20563.6
25) 25553.5
30) 30563.6
35) 3510.6
40) 40543.5
44) 441.1
45) 4514.9
49) 495.3
50) 5051232.9
51) 511.1
54) 541.1
55) 559.6
58) 581.1
60) 60553.5
65) 6510.6
67) 671.1
70) 70533.4
72) 721.1
75) 75613.9
80) 80473
85) 85171.1
87) 871.1
90) 90231.5
95) 954.3
98) 981.1
100) 100976.2
998) Don't know/No opinion473
999) No answer/Refused191.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
554) 18-1b. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward blacks? (FTBLKS)
TOTAL%
0) 0161
1) 15.3
3) 31.1
5) 55.3
6) 62.1
7) 71.1
9) 91.1
10) 1013.8
15) 151.1
20) 20181.2
25) 259.6
30) 30161
35) 356.4
40) 40221.4
45) 4512.8
48) 481.1
49) 493.2
50) 5059037.9
51) 511.1
52) 522.1
54) 541.1
55) 559.6
58) 581.1
60) 60895.7
61) 611.1
65) 65181.2
68) 682.1
70) 70956.1
71) 711.1
75) 751268.1
80) 801046.7
85) 85181.2
87) 871.1
89) 891.1
90) 90573.7
92) 921.1
95) 9513.8
98) 984.3
99) 997.4
100) 10022914.7
998) Don't know/No opinion372.4
999) No answer/Refused181.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1558100.0
555) 18-1c. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward whites? (FTWHTS)
TOTAL%
0) 09.6
1) 16.4
2) 22.1
3) 31.1
4) 42.1
5) 54.3
6) 61.1
7) 71.1
8) 82.1
10) 108.5
15) 154.3
20) 208.5
25) 255.3
30) 3011.7
35) 354.3
38) 381.1
39) 392.1
40) 4011.7
45) 458.5
49) 491.1
50) 5060138.6
51) 511.1
52) 521.1
55) 555.3
59) 591.1
60) 60774.9
65) 6512.8
68) 682.1
70) 701036.6
75) 7515610
79) 791.1
80) 801207.7
85) 85221.4
87) 871.1
88) 881.1
89) 891.1
90) 90593.8
95) 95181.2
98) 984.3
99) 997.4
100) 10022414.4
998) Don't know/No opinion342.2
999) No answer/Refused14.9
Missing1553 
TOTAL1556100.0
556) 18-1d. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Asian Americans? (FTASNS)
TOTAL%
0) 0201.3
1) 14.3
4) 41.1
5) 53.2
6) 61.1
7) 72.1
8) 82.1
10) 1012.8
15) 153.2
20) 2012.8
25) 256.4
30) 30261.7
35) 355.3
40) 40261.7
42) 421.1
45) 458.5
48) 481.1
49) 492.1
50) 5065442.1
51) 511.1
52) 521.1
55) 556.4
60) 60815.2
65) 65181.2
68) 682.1
70) 70956.1
75) 751127.2
79) 791.1
80) 80825.3
85) 85251.6
87) 871.1
89) 891.1
90) 90513.3
95) 959.6
98) 985.3
99) 998.5
100) 10018111.6
998) Don't know/No opinion664.2
999) No answer/Refused191.2
Missing1553 
TOTAL1554100.0
557) 18-1e. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Latinos or Hispanic Americans? (FTHSPNS)
TOTAL%
0) 0271.7
1) 15.3
3) 33.2
6) 61.1
7) 71.1
8) 82.1
9) 92.1
10) 1013.8
15) 155.3
20) 2014.9
25) 25161
30) 30161
34) 341.1
35) 358.5
40) 40291.9
45) 4514.9
48) 482.1
49) 494.3
50) 5061639.6
51) 512.1
52) 521.1
55) 5510.6
60) 60936
61) 611.1
62) 621.1
65) 65221.4
68) 682.1
70) 70905.8
75) 751066.8
80) 80986.3
85) 85171.1
87) 871.1
89) 891.1
90) 90483.1
95) 958.5
98) 985.3
99) 996.4
100) 10019812.7
998) Don't know/No opinion493.2
999) No answer/Refused161
Missing1553 
TOTAL1554100.0
558) 18-1f. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Jews? (FTJEWS)
TOTAL%
0) 0742.4
1) 18.3
2) 210
3) 310
4) 42.1
5) 513.4
6) 62.1
7) 72.1
8) 82.1
10) 10401.3
12) 1210
15) 153.1
20) 20481.5
25) 25411.3
28) 2810
30) 30431.4
35) 353.1
40) 40702.3
45) 4512.4
47) 4710
49) 496.2
50) 50129141.5
51) 512.1
52) 5210
53) 5310
55) 5517.5
60) 601886
62) 623.1
65) 65371.2
68) 6810
69) 6910
70) 701866
75) 752287.3
76) 7610
78) 783.1
79) 792.1
80) 801856
85) 8523.7
89) 894.1
90) 90852.7
92) 9210
95) 9519.6
96) 9610
98) 986.2
99) 997.2
100) 1002809
998) Don't know/No opinion1284.1
999) No answer/Refused341.1
TOTAL3109100.0
559) 18-1g. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Catholics? (FTCATHS)
TOTAL%
0) 0481.5
1) 111.4
2) 24.1
3) 32.1
4) 42.1
5) 523.7
7) 72.1
10) 10301
15) 1510
20) 20441.4
25) 25521.7
30) 30652.1
32) 322.1
35) 359.3
37) 3710
40) 40772.5
45) 4511.4
46) 4610
48) 482.1
49) 496.2
50) 50111335.8
51) 514.1
53) 532.1
54) 5410
55) 5526.8
58) 5810
60) 602126.8
62) 622.1
65) 65341.1
68) 6810
70) 702046.6
73) 7310
74) 742.1
75) 752377.6
80) 802156.9
85) 85301
90) 901203.9
95) 9523.7
98) 988.3
99) 9910.3
100) 10036711.8
998) Don't know/No opinion702.3
999) No answer/Refused321
TOTAL3108100.0
560) 18-1h. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Muslims? (FTMUSLM)
TOTAL%
0) 02548.2
1) 121.7
2) 216.5
3) 34.1
4) 42.1
5) 5341.1
6) 610
7) 72.1
9) 92.1
10) 101073.4
12) 122.1
15) 1511.4
20) 201234
21) 2110
25) 251153.7
28) 2810
29) 292.1
30) 301504.8
33) 3310
35) 3513.4
38) 3810
40) 401434.6
45) 4515.5
48) 4810
49) 498.3
50) 50126840.8
51) 513.1
52) 522.1
54) 5410
55) 5513.4
60) 601133.6
62) 6210
65) 6520.6
70) 70923
72) 7210
74) 7410
75) 75772.5
79) 792.1
80) 80642.1
85) 8515.5
89) 8910
90) 90331.1
93) 9310
95) 955.2
98) 9810
99) 994.1
100) 1001444.6
998) Don't know/No opinion1845.9
999) No answer/Refused351.1
TOTAL3111100.0
561) 18-1i. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward evangelical Christians? (FTEVANG)
TOTAL%
0) 0943
1) 111.4
2) 22.1
3) 32.1
4) 45.2
5) 518.6
6) 62.1
7) 73.1
8) 83.1
9) 92.1
10) 10702.3
12) 1210
13) 1310
14) 1410
15) 1513.4
20) 20642.1
22) 2210
23) 2310
25) 25632
26) 262.1
28) 2810
30) 30692.2
32) 322.1
33) 3310
35) 3512.4
38) 382.1
40) 401213.9
45) 4529.9
47) 472.1
48) 483.1
49) 4910.3
50) 50114536.8
51) 514.1
54) 5410
55) 5514.5
60) 601565
65) 6522.7
70) 701585.1
72) 7210
75) 751805.8
76) 7610
79) 792.1
80) 801645.3
85) 8522.7
90) 901033.3
92) 9210
95) 9524.8
97) 9710
98) 983.1
99) 996.2
100) 1002999.6
998) Don't know/No opinion1665.3
999) No answer/Refused27.9
TOTAL3111100.0
562) 18-1j. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward mainline Protestants (e.g., Methodists or Lutherans)? (FTMNPROT)
TOTAL%
0) 0772.5
1) 110.3
2) 28.3
4) 410
5) 58.3
6) 62.1
7) 72.1
8) 83.1
10) 1024.8
12) 1210
15) 1510.3
16) 162.1
18) 1810
20) 20381.2
22) 2210
25) 25381.2
29) 2910
30) 30491.6
35) 358.3
38) 383.1
40) 40682.2
42) 4210
45) 4517.5
48) 4810
49) 498.3
50) 50119138.3
51) 513.1
53) 532.1
54) 542.1
55) 5518.6
58) 582.1
60) 601876
62) 622.1
63) 6310
64) 6410
65) 6527.9
69) 692.1
70) 702116.8
71) 7110
74) 7410
75) 752548.2
76) 7610
80) 802076.7
85) 85301
87) 872.1
89) 892.1
90) 901133.6
92) 922.1
95) 9521.7
98) 987.2
99) 997.2
100) 1002498
998) Don't know/No opinion1504.8
999) No answer/Refused331.1
TOTAL3111100.0
563) 18-1k. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward Mormons? (FTMORMN)
TOTAL%
0) 01946.2
1) 114.5
2) 29.3
3) 32.1
4) 45.2
5) 519.6
6) 62.1
7) 72.1
8) 810
9) 910
10) 10862.8
12) 122.1
15) 1515.5
16) 162.1
18) 1810
20) 201183.8
25) 25963.1
30) 301153.7
32) 3210
35) 3517.5
37) 372.1
39) 3910
40) 401605.1
41) 4110
42) 422.1
45) 45341.1
47) 4710
48) 482.1
49) 4912.4
50) 50120938.9
51) 5110
52) 522.1
55) 5515.5
60) 601344.3
62) 6210
65) 6517.5
70) 701234
72) 7210
75) 751163.7
76) 7610
80) 801033.3
85) 8519.6
90) 90501.6
93) 932.1
95) 9511.4
97) 9710
98) 9810
99) 992.1
100) 1001675.4
998) Don't know/No opinion1835.9
999) No answer/Refused351.1
TOTAL3111100.0
564) 18-1l. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward people who are not religious? (FTNOREL)
TOTAL%
0) 01454.7
1) 110.3
2) 27.2
3) 32.1
4) 410
5) 518.6
6) 62.1
7) 74.1
8) 810
10) 10481.5
12) 1210
15) 1515.5
20) 20692.2
22) 222.1
23) 232.1
25) 25682.2
30) 30762.4
35) 359.3
40) 401163.7
41) 4110
42) 4210
44) 4410
45) 4518.6
48) 484.1
49) 4910.3
50) 50141045.3
51) 512.1
52) 5210
55) 5518.6
57) 5710
60) 601775.7
62) 6210
64) 6410
65) 6520.6
70) 701494.8
72) 7210
73) 7310
75) 751575
76) 7610
80) 801183.8
85) 8523.7
90) 90601.9
92) 9210
94) 9410
95) 9510.3
98) 982.1
99) 994.1
100) 1001986.4
998) Don't know/No opinion923
999) No answer/Refused331.1
TOTAL3113100.0
565) 18-1m. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward poor people? (FTPOOR)
TOTAL%
0) 08.5
1) 15.3
2) 21.1
6) 61.1
7) 71.1
8) 81.1
9) 91.1
10) 1010.6
15) 151.1
20) 2012.8
25) 25171.1
30) 3011.7
35) 351.1
38) 381.1
40) 40201.3
44) 441.1
45) 454.3
47) 471.1
48) 481.1
49) 491.1
50) 5050532.6
51) 515.3
52) 521.1
53) 531.1
55) 557.5
59) 591.1
60) 601157.4
62) 621.1
65) 65171.1
67) 671.1
68) 683.2
70) 701026.6
72) 721.1
75) 751419.1
78) 781.1
80) 801157.4
83) 831.1
85) 8513.8
87) 871.1
90) 90825.3
95) 95161
98) 982.1
99) 995.3
100) 10027317.6
998) Don't know/No opinion231.5
999) No answer/Refused161
Missing1563 
TOTAL1548100.0
566) 18-1n. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward rich people? (FTRICH)
TOTAL%
0) 0926
1) 110.6
2) 23.2
3) 32.1
4) 41.1
5) 514.9
7) 71.1
8) 81.1
9) 91.1
10) 10342.2
12) 121.1
15) 157.5
20) 20533.4
22) 222.1
25) 25593.8
28) 281.1
30) 30855.5
31) 311.1
33) 331.1
35) 357.5
40) 40754.9
44) 441.1
45) 4511.7
47) 471.1
48) 483.2
49) 494.3
50) 5061139.5
51) 512.1
52) 521.1
53) 531.1
55) 558.5
60) 60764.9
65) 6513.8
67) 671.1
68) 6800
70) 70664.3
75) 75724.7
80) 80483.1
85) 854.3
90) 90221.4
95) 955.3
98) 982.1
99) 994.3
100) 100885.7
998) Don't know/No opinion352.3
999) No answer/Refused151
Missing1563 
TOTAL1545100.0
567) 18-1o. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward conservatives? (FTCONSV)
TOTAL%
0) 0382.5
1) 14.3
2) 22.1
3) 31.1
4) 41.1
5) 510.6
6) 62.1
7) 71.1
8) 82.1
9) 91.1
10) 10291.9
12) 122.1
14) 141.1
15) 158.5
20) 20322.1
25) 25543.5
29) 291.1
30) 30382.5
35) 3511.7
38) 381.1
39) 391.1
40) 40905.8
41) 411.1
45) 4514.9
48) 481.1
49) 491.1
50) 5057737.3
51) 511.1
53) 531.1
55) 557.5
59) 591.1
60) 601076.9
61) 611.1
63) 631.1
65) 65181.2
68) 681.1
70) 70835.4
75) 751046.7
80) 80835.4
85) 8510.6
86) 861.1
90) 90412.6
95) 959.6
97) 972.1
99) 996.4
100) 100996.4
998) Don't know/No opinion322.1
999) No answer/Refused161
Missing1563 
TOTAL1548100.0
568) 18-1p. I'd like to get your feelings toward a number of well-known groups. I'd like you to rate that group using something we call the feeling thermometer. How do you feel toward liberals? (FTLIBS)
TOTAL%
0) 0563.6
1) 15.3
2) 22.1
3) 33.2
4) 42.1
5) 513.8
7) 72.1
8) 81.1
10) 10352.3
15) 156.4
20) 20382.5
24) 241.1
25) 25432.8
26) 261.1
30) 30684.4
32) 321.1
35) 358.5
38) 381.1
40) 401006.5
45) 45251.6
47) 472.1
48) 483.2
49) 494.3
50) 5060038.8
54) 541.1
55) 558.5
58) 581.1
60) 60925.9
65) 6512.8
68) 681.1
70) 70724.7
75) 75795.1
78) 782.1
80) 80583.7
85) 859.6
88) 881.1
89) 893.2
90) 90372.4
95) 957.5
97) 971.1
98) 981.1
99) 991.1
100) 100795.1
998) Don't know/No opinion463
999) No answer/Refused161
Missing1563 
TOTAL1547100.0
569) Question order: 18_01_01 (ROT18_1_01) (R18_1_1)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1274.1
2) Blacks1484.8
3) Whites1585.1
4) Asian Americans1414.5
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1294.2
6) Jews3039.7
7) Catholics2879.2
8) Muslims31510.1
9) Evangelical Christians2969.5
11) Mormons2778.9
12) People who are not religious2969.5
13) Poor people1705.5
14) Rich people1364.4
15) Conservatives1695.4
16) Liberals1565
TOTAL3108100.0
570) Question order: 18_01_02 (ROT18_1_02) (R18_1_2)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1394.5
2) Blacks1394.5
3) Whites1274.1
4) Asian Americans1555
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1444.6
6) Jews2477.9
7) Catholics2156.9
8) Muslims2407.7
9) Evangelical Christians2909.3
10) Mainline Protestants2969.5
11) Mormons2407.7
12) People who are not religious2467.9
13) Poor people1555
14) Rich people1524.9
15) Conservatives1595.1
16) Liberals1665.3
TOTAL3110100.0
571) Question order: 18_01_03 (ROT18_1_03) (R18_1_3)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1314.2
2) Blacks1575.1
3) Whites1384.4
4) Asian Americans1304.2
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1464.7
6) Jews2447.9
7) Catholics2447.9
8) Muslims2167
9) Evangelical Christians3059.8
10) Mainline Protestants2909.3
11) Mormons2327.5
12) People who are not religious2437.8
13) Poor people1464.7
14) Rich people1745.6
15) Conservatives1494.8
16) Liberals1625.2
TOTAL3107100.0
572) Question order: 18_01_04 (ROT18_1_04) (R18_1_4)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1484.8
2) Blacks1314.2
3) Whites1354.3
4) Asian Americans1334.3
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1555
6) Jews2277.3
7) Catholics2297.4
8) Muslims2397.7
9) Evangelical Christians32410.4
10) Mainline Protestants3059.8
11) Mormons2297.4
12) People who are not religious2217.1
13) Poor people1615.2
14) Rich people1695.4
15) Conservatives1545
16) Liberals1474.7
TOTAL3107100.0
573) Question order: 18_01_05 (ROT18_1_05) (R18_1_5)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1765.7
2) Blacks1434.6
3) Whites1645.3
4) Asian Americans1645.3
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1464.7
6) Jews34311
7) Catholics32010.3
8) Muslims32210.4
9) Evangelical Christians34010.9
10) Mainline Protestants32410.4
11) Mormons36611.8
12) People who are not religious2999.6
TOTAL3107100.0
574) Question order: 18_01_06 (ROT18_1_06) (R18_1_6)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians18.6
2) Blacks21.7
3) Whites19.6
4) Asian Americans16.5
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans17.5
6) Jews41613.4
7) Catholics41813.5
8) Muslims40012.9
9) Evangelical Christians49115.8
10) Mainline Protestants34010.9
11) Mormons40913.2
12) People who are not religious42113.6
13) Poor people27.9
14) Rich people301
15) Conservatives341.1
16) Liberals301
TOTAL3107100.0
575) Question order: 18_01_07 (ROT18_1_07) (R18_1_7)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians20.6
2) Blacks25.8
3) Whites14.5
4) Asian Americans21.7
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans12.4
6) Jews43514
7) Catholics47015.1
8) Muslims43213.9
9) Evangelical Christians2166.9
10) Mainline Protestants49115.8
11) Mormons38512.4
12) People who are not religious46615
13) Poor people301
14) Rich people23.7
15) Conservatives351.1
16) Liberals341.1
TOTAL3109100.0
576) Question order: 18_01_08 (ROT18_1_08) (R18_1_8)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1395.7
2) Blacks1466
3) Whites1084.4
4) Asian Americans1194.9
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1275.2
6) Jews1345.5
7) Catholics1445.9
8) Muslims1636.7
9) Evangelical Christians1797.3
10) Mainline Protestants2168.8
11) Mormons1706.9
12) People who are not religious1154.7
13) Poor people1706.9
14) Rich people1757.1
15) Conservatives1626.6
16) Liberals1827.4
Missing657 
TOTAL2449100.0
577) Question order: 18_01_09 (ROT18_1_09) (R18_1_9)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1124.6
2) Blacks1184.8
3) Whites1536.2
4) Asian Americans1255.1
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1325.4
6) Jews1275.2
7) Catholics1476
8) Muslims1606.5
9) Evangelical Christians1727
10) Mainline Protestants1797.3
11) Mormons1606.5
12) People who are not religious1767.2
13) Poor people1686.9
14) Rich people1787.3
15) Conservatives1747.1
16) Liberals1706.9
Missing657 
TOTAL2451100.0
578) Question order: 18_01_10 (ROT18_1_10) (R18_1_10)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1114.5
2) Blacks1024.2
3) Whites1064.3
4) Asian Americans1154.7
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1144.7
6) Jews1807.3
7) Catholics1676.8
8) Muslims1927.8
9) Evangelical Christians2429.9
10) Mainline Protestants1727
11) Mormons1737.1
12) People who are not religious2078.5
13) Poor people1566.4
14) Rich people1385.6
15) Conservatives1375.6
16) Liberals1375.6
Missing657 
TOTAL2449100.0
579) Question order: 18_01_11 (ROT18_1_11) (R18_1_11)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians1034.2
2) Blacks1144.7
3) Whites1184.8
4) Asian Americans1004.1
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans1134.6
6) Jews1867.6
7) Catholics2038.3
8) Muslims1817.4
9) Evangelical Christians1134.6
10) Mainline Protestants2429.9
11) Mormons2299.3
12) People who are not religious1807.3
13) Poor people1385.6
14) Rich people1466
15) Conservatives1486
16) Liberals1365.6
Missing657 
TOTAL2450100.0
580) Question order: 18_01_12 (ROT18_1_12) (R18_1_12)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians16710.7
2) Blacks1197.7
3) Whites1519.7
4) Asian Americans16810.8
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans15610
6) Jews1288.2
7) Catholics1499.6
8) Muslims1268.1
9) Evangelical Christians332.1
10) Mainline Protestants1137.3
11) Mormons1248
12) People who are not religious1217.8
Missing1553 
TOTAL1555100.0
581) Question order: 18_01_13 (ROT18_1_13) (R18_1_13)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians375.7
2) Blacks497.6
3) Whites436.6
4) Asian Americans456.9
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans396
6) Jews406.2
7) Catholics243.7
8) Muslims314.8
9) Evangelical Christians416.3
10) Mainline Protestants335.1
11) Mormons182.8
12) People who are not religious253.9
13) Poor people517.9
14) Rich people599.1
15) Conservatives548.3
16) Liberals609.2
Missing2458 
TOTAL649100.0
582) Question order: 18_01_14 (ROT18_1_14) (R18_1_14)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians385.9
2) Blacks538.2
3) Whites365.6
4) Asian Americans385.9
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans477.3
6) Jews253.9
7) Catholics274.2
8) Muslims324.9
9) Evangelical Christians233.5
10) Mainline Protestants416.3
11) Mormons355.4
12) People who are not religious294.5
13) Poor people639.7
14) Rich people538.2
15) Conservatives558.5
16) Liberals538.2
Missing2458 
TOTAL648100.0
583) Question order: 18_01_15 (ROT18_1_15) (R18_1_15)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians416.3
2) Blacks477.2
3) Whites436.6
4) Asian Americans467.1
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans365.5
6) Jews233.5
7) Catholics385.9
8) Muslims284.3
9) Evangelical Christians426.5
10) Mainline Protestants233.5
11) Mormons233.5
12) People who are not religious355.4
13) Poor people487.4
14) Rich people528
15) Conservatives578.8
16) Liberals6710.3
Missing2458 
TOTAL649100.0
584) Question order: 18_01_16 (ROT18_1_16) (R18_1_16)
TOTAL%
1) Gay men and lesbians467.1
2) Blacks436.6
3) Whites436.6
4) Asian Americans406.2
5) Latinos or Hispanic Americans416.3
6) Jews497.6
7) Catholics253.9
8) Muslims304.6
9) Evangelical Christians00
10) Mainline Protestants426.5
11) Mormons406.2
12) People who are not religious264
13) Poor people629.6
14) Rich people609.2
15) Conservatives588.9
16) Liberals446.8
Missing2458 
TOTAL649100.0
585) Question order: 18_01_01 (ROT18_01)
TOTAL%
1) A-e105133.8
2) F-l102833.1
3) M-p102933.1
TOTAL3108100.0
586) Question order: 18_01_02 (ROT18_02)
TOTAL%
1) A-e99432
2) F-l107034.4
3) M-p104433.6
TOTAL3108100.0
587) Question order: 18_01_03 (ROT18_03)
TOTAL%
1) A-e106334.2
2) F-l101032.5
3) M-p103533.3
TOTAL3108100.0
588) 19-1. All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole nowadays? Please use a scale where 1 means extremely dissatisfied and 10 means extremely satisfied. (LIFESAT)
TOTAL%
1) Extremely dissatisfied501.6
2) 228.9
3) 3461.5
4) 4601.9
5) 52277.3
6) 61284.1
7) 741013.2
8) 881426.2
9) 944414.3
10) Extremely satisfied87828.2
98) Don't know/No opinion5.2
99) No answer/Refused18.6
TOTAL3108100.0
589) 19-2. And how would you describe your overall state of health these days? Would you say it is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor? (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Poor2066.6
2) Fair46915.1
3) Good75324.2
4) Very good100832.4
5) Excellent65521.1
9) No answer/Refused16.5
TOTAL3107100.0
590) 19-3. How many people do you have in your life right now, if any, with whom you can share confidences or discuss a difficult decision? (CONFIDNO)
TOTAL%
0) 0812.6
1) 12989.6
2) 238412.3
3) 343714.1
4) 42999.6
5) 548115.5
6) 62126.8
7) 7822.6
8) 8902.9
9) 910.3
10) 1034511.1
11) 113.1
12) 12561.8
13) 132.1
15) 15632
17) 1710
20) 20912.9
23) 2310
24) 243.1
25) 2522.7
26) 2610
30) 30311
35) 352.1
36) 3610
38) 3810
40) 408.3
45) 4510
50) 5024.8
60) 603.1
70) 7010
75) 753.1
80) 804.1
85) 852.1
90) 9010
95) 9510
97) 9724.8
98) Don't know/No opinion23.7
99) No answer/Refused18.6
TOTAL3110100.0
591) 19-4. How many years have you lived in your community? (LIVCOM)
TOTAL%
0) For less than one year1123.6
1) 11434.6
2) 21484.8
3) 31565
4) 4912.9
5) 51635.2
6) 61434.6
7) 7802.6
8) 8822.6
9) 9321
10) 101715.5
11) 11401.3
12) 12692.2
13) 13622
14) 1429.9
15) 151083.5
16) 16481.5
17) 17361.2
18) 18762.4
19) 19421.4
20) 201444.6
21) 2120.6
22) 22321
23) 23361.2
24) 2424.8
25) 25842.7
26) 26331.1
27) 27301
28) 2821.7
29) 2919.6
30) 301173.8
31) 3118.6
32) 3219.6
33) 3317.5
34) 3416.5
35) 35571.8
36) 3615.5
37) 3721.7
38) 3813.4
39) 3910.3
40) 40882.8
41) 4110.3
42) 4221.7
43) 4316.5
44) 4419.6
45) 45351.1
46) 4612.4
47) 478.3
48) 4816.5
49) 498.3
50) 50541.7
51) 5111.4
52) 5221.7
53) 537.2
54) 5412.4
55) 5518.6
56) 566.2
57) 575.2
58) 5810.3
59) 594.1
60) 6024.8
61) 616.2
62) 628.3
63) 636.2
64) 645.2
65) 6513.4
66) 664.1
67) 675.2
68) 684.1
69) 693.1
70) 708.3
71) 7110
72) 723.1
73) 733.1
74) 7410
75) 753.1
76) 762.1
77) 776.2
78) 782.1
79) 792.1
80) 802.1
81) 8110
82) 8210
84) 842.1
85) 8510
98) Don't know/No opinion6.2
99) No answer/Refused311
TOTAL3111100.0
592) 19-5. Do you or your family own the place where you are living now, or do you rent? (OWN)
TOTAL%
0) Rent91029.3
1) Own216669.7
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused25.8
TOTAL3108100.0
593) 19-6. Next, I would like to ask a few questions about work. We'd like to know if you are working now, temporarily laid off, or if you are unemployed, retired, permanently disabled, a homemaker, a student, or what? (LABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Working now175156.3
2) Temporarily laid off762.4
3) Unemployed1203.9
4) Retired51816.7
5) Permanently disabled2126.8
6) A homemaker2467.9
7) A student1193.8
8) Temporary leave (sick leave, maternity leave, etc.)17.5
9) Working part time6.2
10) Self-employed10.3
11) Semi-retired2.1
97) Other5.2
98) Don't know/No opinion4.1
99) No answer/Refused22.7
TOTAL3108100.0
594) 19-7. Are you doing any work for pay at the present time? (LABOR2)
TOTAL%
0) No76983.3
1) Yes13815
9) No answer/Refused161.7
Missing2184 
TOTAL923100.0
595) 19-8. About how many hours do you work in the average week? Count everything, including extra jobs or paid work you do at home. (WRKTIME)
TOTAL%
1) 14.2
2) 211.6
3) 34.2
4) 42.1
5) 515.8
6) 65.3
7) 75.3
8) 88.4
9) 92.1
10) 10251.3
12) 128.4
14) 143.2
15) 15251.3
16) 168.4
18) 181.1
19) 191.1
20) 20723.8
21) 211.1
22) 221.1
24) 2410.5
25) 25311.6
27) 272.1
29) 291.1
30) 301005.3
31) 311.1
32) 3215.8
33) 332.1
34) 342.1
35) 35522.8
36) 3613.7
37) 3711.6
38) 388.4
40) 4058130.7
41) 411.1
42) 42191
43) 4312.6
44) 447.4
45) 451437.6
46) 4614.7
47) 474.2
48) 48311.6
49) 492.1
50) 5022612
52) 5210.5
53) 533.2
54) 541.1
55) 55633.3
56) 565.3
57) 571.1
58) 582.1
59) 591.1
60) 601719
64) 644.2
65) 65211.1
67) 671.1
68) 681.1
70) 70311.6
72) 722.1
75) 7510.5
80) 80291.5
84) 842.1
85) 852.1
89) 891.1
90) 9016.8
100) 1008.4
998) Don't know/No opinion12.6
999) No answer/Refused4.2
Missing1219 
TOTAL1890100.0
596) 19-9. On a typical day, about how long does it take you to get to work? (COMMUTE0)
TOTAL%
0) No time/work from home487
1) Answer given in hours649.3
2) Answer given in minutes56382.1
8) Don't know/No opinion111.6
Missing2421 
TOTAL686100.0
597) Number of hours (COMMUTE1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL31081.451.00
598) Number of minutes (COMMUTE2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL310819.8814.33
599) 19-10. We are interested in how people are getting along financially these days. So far as you and your immediate family are concerned, would you say that you are very, somewhat, or not at all satisfied with your present financial situation? (ECONSAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all satisfied62120
1) Somewhat satisfied176656.8
2) Very satisfied67921.8
8) Don't know/No opinion13.4
9) No answer/Refused301
TOTAL3109100.0
600) 19-11. Our last few questions are used to ensure that our sample for this survey accurately reflects the population as a whole. First, in what year were you born? (BYEAR)
TOTAL%
1911) 191110
1914) 19143.1
1915) 191510
1916) 19163.1
1917) 191710
1918) 19183.1
1919) 19197.2
1920) 192011.4
1921) 192110.3
1922) 192215.5
1923) 19237.2
1924) 19248.3
1925) 192516.5
1926) 192621.7
1927) 192719.6
1928) 192820.6
1929) 192919.6
1930) 193018.6
1931) 193124.8
1932) 193227.9
1933) 193325.8
1934) 193425.8
1935) 193529.9
1936) 193616.5
1937) 1937311
1938) 1938321
1939) 1939341.1
1940) 1940331.1
1941) 1941361.2
1942) 1942431.4
1943) 1943401.3
1944) 194427.9
1945) 1945431.4
1946) 1946421.4
1947) 1947501.6
1948) 1948421.4
1949) 1949551.8
1950) 1950421.4
1951) 1951411.3
1952) 1952541.7
1953) 1953461.5
1954) 1954561.8
1955) 1955571.8
1956) 1956551.8
1957) 1957742.4
1958) 1958953.1
1959) 1959953.1
1960) 1960652.1
1961) 1961692.2
1962) 1962652.1
1963) 1963561.8
1964) 1964772.5
1965) 1965692.2
1966) 1966662.1
1967) 1967371.2
1968) 1968461.5
1969) 1969491.6
1970) 1970612
1971) 1971531.7
1972) 1972551.8
1973) 1973411.3
1974) 1974511.6
1975) 1975391.3
1976) 1976381.2
1977) 1977541.7
1978) 1978461.5
1979) 1979692.2
1980) 1980752.4
1981) 1981481.5
1982) 1982662.1
1983) 1983501.6
1984) 1984331.1
1985) 1985461.5
1986) 1986511.6
1987) 1987672.2
1988) 1988632
9998) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9999) No answer/Refused471.5
TOTAL3111100.0
601) Age category by decade (AGECAT)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2966721.5
2) 30-3946915.1
3) 40-4973123.5
4) 50-5949616
5) 60-6936111.6
6) 70+32910.6
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused471.5
TOTAL3107100.0
602) 19-12. What is the highest grade of school or year of college you have completed? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) None, or grade 1-81504.8
2) High school incomplete (grades 9-11)41613.4
3) High school graduate84827.3
4) GED511.6
5) Business, technical, or vocational school after high school963.1
6) Some college, no four-year degree74323.9
7) College graduate44014.1
8) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college33310.7
98) Don't know/No opinion3.1
99) No answer/Refused301
TOTAL3110100.0
603) 19-13. Do you have a GED or high school equivalency? (GED)
TOTAL%
0) No47784.3
1) Yes8214.5
8) Don't know/No opinion5.9
9) No answer/Refused2.4
Missing2542 
TOTAL566100.0
604) 19-14. Did you get any of your grade or high school education in parochial schools or other schools run by religious groups? (EDUC_REL)
TOTAL%
0) No246279.2
1) Yes61519.8
8) Don't know/No opinion3.1
9) No answer/Refused29.9
TOTAL3109100.0
605) 19-15a. Are any of your children ages 18 or under attending private non-religious schools? (KDEDPRIV)
TOTAL%
0) No kids 18 or under32513.7
1) Yes1245.2
2) No182777.2
8) Don't know/No opinion4.2
9) No answer/Refused873.7
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
606) 19-15b. Are any of your children ages 18 or under attending religious schools? (KDEDREL)
TOTAL%
0) No kids 18 or under33114
1) Yes1566.6
2) No178775.5
8) Don't know/No opinion6.3
9) No answer/Refused873.7
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
607) 19-15b. Are any of your children ages 18 or under being home schooled? (KDEDHOME)
TOTAL%
0) No kids 18 or under33714.2
1) Yes873.7
2) No184377.9
8) Don't know/No opinion13.5
9) No answer/Refused873.7
Missing741 
TOTAL2367100.0
608) 19-16. Is the religious school a Catholic school, a Christian school, or other? (RSCHTYPE)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic school6944.2
2) Christian school6642.3
3) Jewish school53.2
4) Baptist school31.9
97) Other117.1
98) Don't know/No opinion1.6
99) No answer/Refused1.6
Missing2952 
TOTAL156100.0
609) 19-17. Do you consider yourself Hispanic or Latino? (HISPAN)
TOTAL%
0) No268786.4
1) Yes38812.5
8) Don't know/No opinion7.2
9) No answer/Refused27.9
TOTAL3109100.0
610) 19-18. Would you say your background is Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Dominican, or something else and if so what? (HISPNAT)
TOTAL%
1) Mexican25967.1
2) Puerto Rican4712.2
3) Cuban112.8
4) Dominican133.4
5) El Salvadoran112.8
6) Guatemalan112.8
7) Colombian51.3
8) Venezuelan2.5
11) Honduran51.3
13) Spanish41
97) Other153.9
98) Don't know/No opinion2.5
99) No answer/Refused1.3
Missing2720 
TOTAL386100.0
611) 19-19. Do you consider yourself to be white or black? (HISPRACE)
TOTAL%
1) White20151.8
2) Black5915.2
8) Don't know/No opinion6917.8
9) No answer/Refused5915.2
Missing2720 
TOTAL388100.0
612) 19-20. Do you consider yourself to be white, black or African American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Native American, or some other race? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White214378.8
2) Black2318.5
3) African American1134.2
4) Asian American501.8
5) Pacific Islander10.4
6) Native American612.2
7) Mixed271
97) Some other race401.5
98) Don't know/No opinion6.2
99) No answer/Refused391.4
Missing388 
TOTAL2720100.0
613) 19-17/19-19/19-20. Do you consider yourself to be white, black or African American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Native American, or some other race? (RACESUM)
TOTAL%
1) White214369
2) Black2317.4
3) African American1133.6
4) Asian American501.6
5) Pacific Islander10.3
6) Native American612
7) Mixed27.9
11) White Hispanic2016.5
12) Black Hispanic591.9
19) Hispanic (unspecified)1274.1
97) Some other race401.3
98) Don't know/No opinion6.2
99) No answer/Refused391.3
TOTAL3107100.0
614) 19-21. Would you say your background is Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Filipino, or something else, and if so what? (ASNNAT)
TOTAL%
1) Chinese1937.3
2) Korean47.8
3) Japanese12
4) Filipino59.8
5) Asian Indian59.8
6) Vietnamese23.9
8) Indian59.8
97) Other611.8
99) No answer/Refused47.8
Missing3058 
TOTAL51100.0
615) 19-22. Are you an American citizen? (CITIZ)
TOTAL%
0) No2207.1
1) Yes285391.8
8) Don't know/No opinion10
9) No answer/Refused331.1
TOTAL3107100.0
616) 19-23. Were you born in the United States? (BORNUS)
TOTAL%
0) No39612.7
1) Yes267986.2
9) No answer/Refused331.1
TOTAL3108100.0
617) 19-24. What state were you born in? (STATBRN)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
618) 19-25. How many years have you lived in the United States? (YRSINUS)
TOTAL%
0) 051.3
1) 1164
2) 2174.3
3) 3143.5
4) 482
5) 5225.5
6) 6184.5
7) 7276.8
8) 8153.8
9) 971.8
10) 10287
11) 1161.5
12) 12102.5
13) 13123
14) 1482
15) 15164
16) 1682
17) 1761.5
18) 18123
19) 1941
20) 20246
21) 213.8
22) 223.8
24) 242.5
25) 2592.3
26) 2661.5
27) 2741
28) 2851.3
29) 292.5
30) 30143.5
31) 311.3
32) 321.3
33) 3341
34) 343.8
35) 353.8
36) 362.5
37) 373.8
38) 383.8
39) 393.8
40) 4082
41) 411.3
42) 422.5
43) 431.3
44) 442.5
45) 452.5
46) 461.3
47) 471.3
48) 482.5
50) 5051.3
53) 532.5
55) 552.5
57) 571.3
58) 581.3
59) 5900
60) 601.3
63) 631.3
64) 641.3
65) 651.3
66) 661.3
72) 722.5
73) 7300
83) 831.3
998) Don't know/No opinion2.5
999) No answer/Refused41
Missing2712 
TOTAL399100.0
619) 19-26. Is your total annual household income from all sources, and before taxes . . .? (YP_1)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000136343.9
2) Between $20,000 and $30,000151648.8
8) Don't know/No opinion1013.2
9) No answer/Refused1284.1
TOTAL3108100.0
620) 19-27. Would that be . . .? (YP_2)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,00051637.9
2) Between $20,000 and $30,00050236.9
3) More than $30,00030022
8) Don't know/No opinion312.3
9) No answer/Refused131
Missing1745 
TOTAL1362100.0
621) 19-28. Would that be . . .? (YP_3)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $50,00029519.4
2) Between $50,000 and $75,00055236.4
3) More than $75,000 but less than $100,00026817.7
4) More than $100,00034422.7
8) Don't know/No opinion10.7
9) No answer/Refused483.2
Missing1592 
TOTAL1517100.0
622) 19-33. Besides the telephone number I reached you on, how many other telephone numbers, if any, does your household have that I could have reached you on? (PHLINES)
TOTAL%
0) 0215369.3
1) 153817.3
2) 22467.9
3) 3762.4
4) 425.8
5) 515.5
6) 63.1
7) 72.1
8) Don't know/No opinion10
9) No answer/Refused501.6
TOTAL3109100.0
623) D20. Gender of interviewer (INTRVSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male135243.5
2) Female175656.5
TOTAL3108100.0
624) IDENT: Census region (SAMPLE03)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast60219.4
2) North Central70422.7
3) South110435.5
4) West69822.5
TOTAL3108100.0
625) REPLICATE (SAMPLE05)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL310848.2140.30
626) Metro status (METRO)
TOTAL%
1) Urban - center city (metro)103933.4
2) Urban - center city county (metro)56318.1
3) Suburban (metro)68522
4) Suburban - non-center city (metro)1073.4
5) Rural - non-metro71523
TOTAL3109100.0
627) Nielsen size (SAMPLE15)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
628) Census region (SAMPLE16)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast60219.4
2) North Central70422.7
3) South110435.5
4) West69822.5
TOTAL3108100.0
629) Census division (DIVISION)
TOTAL%
1) New England1685.4
2) Mid Atlantic43414
3) East North Central48215.5
4) West North Central2227.1
5) South Atlantic56618.2
6) East South Central2347.5
7) West South Central3049.8
8) Mountain2267.3
9) Pacific47215.2
TOTAL3108100.0
630) Time zone (TIMEZONE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
631) Weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10.437
632) D21. What language was this interview conducted in? (LANGASK)
TOTAL%
1) All Spanish2548.2
2) Mostly Spanish5.2
3) Part Spanish/Part English4.1
4) Mostly English301
5) All English281490.6
TOTAL3107100.0
633) 19-9. On a typical day, about how long does it take you to get to work? (COMMUTE)
TOTAL%
0) No time/work from home487
1.66666666666667E-02) 1.66666666666667E-025.7
3.33333333333333E-02) 3.33333333333333E-02101.5
0.05) 0.0571
6.66666666666667E-02) 6.66666666666667E-024.6
8.33333333333333E-02) 8.33333333333333E-02507.3
0.1) 0.11.1
0.116666666666667) 0.116666666666667101.5
0.133333333333333) 0.13333333333333381.2
0.166666666666667) 0.1666666666666679113.3
0.183333333333333) 0.1833333333333331.1
0.2) 0.271
0.233333333333333) 0.2333333333333331.1
0.25) 0.2510815.7
0.283333333333333) 0.2833333333333332.3
0.333333333333333) 0.3333333333333338312.1
0.366666666666667) 0.3666666666666671.1
0.383333333333333) 0.3833333333333331.1
0.416666666666667) 0.416666666666667243.5
0.5) 0.57611.1
0.583333333333333) 0.583333333333333162.3
0.666666666666667) 0.666666666666667131.9
0.75) 0.75355.1
0.833333333333333) 0.8333333333333331.1
1) 1517.4
1.25) 1.251.1
1.5) 1.581.2
2) 24.6
3) 31.1
4) 471
98) Don't know/No opinion111.6
Missing2421 
TOTAL686100.0
634) Respondent age (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL310845.9317.27
635) Respondent education (including GED follow-up) (EDUC_ALL)
TOTAL%
1) None, or grade 1-81374.5
2) High school incomplete (grades 9-11)34711.3
3) High school graduate/GED98131.9
4) Business, technical, or vocational school963.1
5) Some college, no four-year degree74324.1
6) College graduate44014.3
7) Post graduate training or professional33310.8
Missing33 
TOTAL3077100.0
636) 2005 Total household income (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $20,000 or less51617.9
2) Over $20,000 but less than $30,00050217.4
3) Over $30,000 but less than $40,00030010.4
4) Less than $40,000 unspecified441.5
5) Over $40,000 but less than $50,00029510.2
6) Over $50,000 but less than $75,00055219.2
7) Over $75,000 but less than $100,0002689.3
8) $100,000 or more34411.9
9) Over $40,000 unspecified582
Missing229 
TOTAL2879100.0
637) Non-overlapping ethnic categories: four main ethnic groups (ETHNIC4)
TOTAL%
1) Non-Hispanic white214373.3
2) Non-Hispanic black34411.8
3) Asian501.7
6) Hispanic38813.3
Missing183 
TOTAL2925100.0
638) Non-overlapping ethnic categories: All six main ethnic groups (ETHNIC6)
TOTAL%
1) Non-Hispanic white214371.5
2) Non-Hispanic black34411.5
3) Asian501.7
4) Pacific Islander10.3
5) Native American612
6) Hispanic38813
Missing112 
TOTAL2996100.0
639) Religious tradition: Respondent now (RELTRAD)
TOTAL%
0) None51416.7
1) Catholic73724
2) Mainline Protestant43114
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant92029.9
4) Black Protestant2628.5
5) Jewish561.8
6) Mormon501.6
7) Other non-Christian1063.4
Missing31 
TOTAL3076100.0
640) Religious tradition: Respondent formerly (RELTRAD_EX) (RELTRDEX)
TOTAL%
0) None304.9
1) Catholic13722.2
2) Mainline Protestant13321.6
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant16126.1
4) Black Protestant406.5
5) Jewish101.6
6) Mormon5.8
7) Other non-Christian406.5
8) Other Protestant/Christian619.9
Missing2490 
TOTAL617100.0
641) Religious tradition: Both parents same (RELTRAD_FM1) (RLTRDFM1)
TOTAL%
0) None37512.8
1) Catholic89530.7
2) Mainline Protestant45715.7
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant64522.1
4) Black Protestant2338
5) Jewish662.3
6) Mormon501.7
7) Other non-Christian531.8
8) Other Protestant/Christian1455
Missing189 
TOTAL2919100.0
642) Religious tradition: Father (RELTRAD_FM2) (RLTRDFM2)
TOTAL%
0) None25334.8
1) Catholic13919.1
2) Mainline Protestant10013.8
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant10013.8
4) Black Protestant415.6
5) Jewish162.2
6) Mormon81.1
7) Other non-Christian131.8
8) Other Protestant/Christian577.8
Missing2380 
TOTAL727100.0
643) Religious tradition: Mother (RELTRAD_FM3) (RLTRDFM3)
TOTAL%
0) None9712.8
1) Catholic19625.9
2) Mainline Protestant13417.7
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant15921
4) Black Protestant689
5) Jewish81.1
6) Mormon121.6
7) Other non-Christian111.5
8) Other Protestant/Christian739.6
Missing2350 
TOTAL758100.0
644) Religious tradition: Parents (father when mixed) (RELTRAD_FM4) (RLTRDFM4)
TOTAL%
0) None38713
1) Catholic90230.3
2) Mainline Protestant46415.6
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant65922.2
4) Black Protestant2408.1
5) Jewish672.3
6) Mormon501.7
7) Other non-Christian531.8
8) Other Protestant/Christian1505
Missing136 
TOTAL2972100.0
645) Religious tradition: Parents (mother when mixed) (RELTRAD_FM5) (RLTRDFM5)
TOTAL%
0) None2247.5
1) Catholic95632.2
2) Mainline Protestant49616.7
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant71023.9
4) Black Protestant2618.8
5) Jewish582
6) Mormon541.8
7) Other non-Christian511.7
8) Other Protestant/Christian1635.5
Missing136 
TOTAL2973100.0
646) Religious tradition: Spouse now (RELTRAD_SP) (RELTRDSP)
TOTAL%
0) None29715.9
1) Catholic51727.6
2) Mainline Protestant27314.6
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant42522.7
4) Black Protestant955.1
5) Jewish351.9
6) Mormon361.9
7) Other non-Christian623.3
8) Other Protestant/Christian1337.1
Missing1235 
TOTAL1873100.0
647) Religious tradition: First child now (RELTRAD_KD1) (RLTRDKD1)
TOTAL%
0) None25511.4
1) Catholic55624.9
2) Mainline Protestant32814.7
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant62227.9
4) Black Protestant1757.8
5) Jewish371.7
6) Mormon411.8
7) Other non-Christian803.6
8) Other Protestant/Christian1386.2
Missing875 
TOTAL2232100.0
648) Religiosity index (RELIMP, RELATEND, ID_REL, BELGOD, RELSTRNG2) (RELIGIOS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL31080.001.00
649) Party identification: Seven categories (PARTYID3)
TOTAL%
1) Strong Republican42215.6
2) Weak Republican41315.2
3) Republican leaner2428.9
4) Independent2489.2
5) Democratic leaner32111.8
6) Weak Democrat48517.9
7) Strong Democrat57921.4
Missing398 
TOTAL2710100.0
650) Times last 12 months visited with relatives (merged) (FAMVIS2)
TOTAL%
0) 01675.4
1) 1983.1
2) 21324.2
3) 31213.9
4) 41344.3
5) 51344.3
6) 61504.8
7) 728.9
8) 8842.7
9) 921.7
10) 101735.6
11) 115.2
12) 122046.6
13) 133.1
14) 144.1
15) 15983.1
16) 164.1
17) 1710
18) 187.2
19) 1910
20) 201936.2
22) 223.1
23) 2310
24) 24692.2
25) 25963.1
26) 263.1
28) 282.1
30) 301404.5
32) 323.1
35) 3512.4
36) 3620.6
37) 373.1
40) 40682.2
44) 4410
45) 459.3
46) 462.1
48) 4820.6
50) 501986.4
52) 52792.5
53) 532.1
54) 542.1
55) 555.2
56) 562.1
58) 5810
60) 60672.2
62) 6210
63) 6310
65) 656.2
70) 7015.5
75) 7519.6
80) 8011.4
84) 8410
85) 8510
90) 904.1
96) 967.2
100) 1001464.7
103) 10310
104) 1049.3
105) 10510
109) 10910
110) 11010
112) 1122.1
120) 1204.1
123) 12310
125) 12510
132) 13210
144) 1443.1
150) 1501063.4
153) 15310
156) 1563.1
170) 17010
175) 17510
200) 200521.7
208) 20810
210) 21010
220) 22010
241) 24110
250) 2509.3
265) 2652.1
270) 27010
275) 27510
299) 29910
300) 3001053.4
340) 34010
365) 3657.2
998) Don't know/No opinion10.3
TOTAL3112100.0
651) Times last 12 months attended a club meeting (merged) (CLUBS2)
TOTAL%
0) 0198563.8
1) 1993.2
2) 21845.9
3) 3842.7
4) 4692.2
5) 5642.1
6) 6933
7) 711.4
8) 8301
9) 98.3
10) 10692.2
11) 112.1
12) 121494.8
13) 132.1
14) 143.1
15) 1529.9
16) 163.1
17) 1710
18) 187.2
20) 20421.3
21) 2110
22) 2200
24) 24341.1
25) 2514.4
26) 2610
27) 2710
30) 3023.7
32) 3210
33) 3310
35) 3510
36) 368.3
40) 4017.5
45) 454.1
48) 487.2
50) 5016.5
52) 5218.6
54) 5410
60) 604.1
64) 6410
70) 7010
75) 752.1
80) 8010
90) 9010
96) 9610
100) 1008.3
104) 10410
110) 11010
150) 1503.1
200) 2003.1
300) 3002.1
998) Don't know/No opinion10
TOTAL3112100.0
652) Times last 12 months had friend over to your home (merged) (FRNDHOM2)
TOTAL%
0) 02397.7
1) 1441.4
2) 21254
3) 31304.2
4) 41123.6
5) 51514.9
6) 61745.6
7) 7401.3
8) 8692.2
9) 911.4
10) 102447.8
11) 116.2
12) 122277.3
13) 132.1
14) 146.2
15) 151103.5
16) 163.1
17) 172.1
18) 1810.3
20) 202819
23) 2310
24) 24692.2
25) 251003.2
26) 263.1
28) 2810
30) 301414.5
32) 322.1
35) 3516.5
36) 3617.5
37) 373.1
40) 40581.9
45) 455.2
48) 4810.3
49) 4910
50) 501705.5
52) 52461.5
54) 542.1
55) 553.1
56) 564.1
57) 572.1
60) 60491.6
65) 654.1
67) 672.1
70) 7015.5
72) 722.1
75) 7515.5
76) 7610
80) 807.2
90) 903.1
96) 965.2
100) 1001274.1
104) 10410.3
112) 11210
113) 11310
120) 1206.2
125) 1252.1
130) 13010
150) 150501.6
158) 15810
175) 1754.1
180) 1803.1
200) 200431.4
208) 20810
210) 2102.1
220) 22010
225) 2252.1
244) 24410
250) 25013.4
288) 28800
300) 300802.6
350) 35010
365) 3652.1
998) Don't know/No opinion11.4
999) No answer/Refused3.1
TOTAL3109100.0
653) Times last 12 months attended public meeting discussing school or town affairs (merged) (PUBMEET2)
TOTAL%
0) 0163352.5
1) 12658.5
2) 231010
3) 31946.2
4) 41193.8
5) 51073.4
6) 6802.6
7) 714.4
8) 828.9
9) 912.4
10) 10732.3
11) 1110
12) 12842.7
13) 1310
14) 142.1
15) 1514.4
18) 183.1
20) 2024.8
21) 2110
22) 2210
23) 2310
24) 2410.3
25) 2513.4
26) 2610
30) 3016.5
32) 3210
33) 3310
34) 3410
35) 353.1
36) 3610
40) 407.2
44) 4410
45) 452.1
48) 486.2
50) 5022.7
52) 525.2
55) 5510
60) 607.2
65) 6510
68) 6810
70) 702.1
72) 7210
75) 7510
90) 9010
100) 10010.3
104) 1042.1
144) 1442.1
150) 15011.4
156) 15610
180) 18010
200) 20010
300) 3004.1
998) Don't know/No opinion6.2
999) No answer/Refused2.1
TOTAL3112100.0
654) Times last 12 months been in the home of a neighbor (merged) (NEIHOME2)
TOTAL%
0) 065020.9
1) 11193.8
2) 22126.8
3) 31765.7
4) 41374.4
5) 51936.2
6) 61705.5
7) 7361.2
8) 8471.5
9) 97.2
10) 102207.1
11) 1110
12) 121484.8
13) 133.1
14) 143.1
15) 15812.6
16) 1610
18) 185.2
20) 201936.2
23) 232.1
24) 24391.3
25) 25622
26) 2610
28) 282.1
30) 30832.7
35) 353.1
36) 3610.3
38) 3810
40) 40471.5
45) 4510
46) 4610
48) 488.3
50) 501183.8
52) 52321
53) 5310
56) 562.1
60) 60341.1
65) 6510
69) 6910
70) 706.2
75) 7510.3
80) 805.2
90) 9010
100) 100892.9
104) 1043.1
115) 11510
120) 1207.2
123) 12310
125) 12510
144) 14410
150) 150441.4
155) 15510
156) 1562.1
160) 16010
180) 1802.1
200) 20024.8
215) 2152.1
250) 2502.1
252) 25210
280) 28010
298) 29810
300) 300441.4
365) 3652.1
998) Don't know/No opinion5.2
999) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3109100.0
655) Times last 12 months chaired a meeting or gave a speech (merged) (CHRMTG2)
TOTAL%
0) 0186159.9
1) 11936.2
2) 22207.1
3) 31454.7
4) 4802.6
5) 5872.8
6) 6632
7) 723.7
8) 821.7
9) 92.1
10) 10612
12) 12822.6
13) 1310
14) 144.1
15) 1526.8
16) 1610
18) 184.1
20) 20441.4
21) 2110
24) 2413.4
25) 2516.5
26) 262.1
30) 3023.7
35) 353.1
36) 362.1
40) 4010.3
43) 4310
48) 482.1
50) 50341.1
52) 5215.5
55) 5510
56) 5610
60) 607.2
65) 6510
70) 7010
72) 7210
75) 755.2
80) 8010
96) 9610
100) 1008.3
104) 10410
115) 11510
125) 12510
130) 13010
150) 15015.5
180) 18010
185) 18510
200) 2004.1
225) 22510
250) 25010
300) 30010.3
998) Don't know/No opinion10
999) No answer/Refused10
TOTAL3106100.0
656) Respondent has done volunteer work for a religious cause (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLREL2)
TOTAL%
0) No225372.7
1) Yes84527.3
Missing11 
TOTAL3098100.0
657) Respondent has done volunteer work for health care or fighting diseases (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLHEA2)
TOTAL%
0) No125581.2
1) Yes29018.8
Missing1563 
TOTAL1545100.0
658) Respondent has done volunteer work for school or youth programs (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLYOU2)
TOTAL%
0) No110171.3
1) Yes44428.7
Missing1563 
TOTAL1545100.0
659) Respondent has done volunteer work for helping the poor or elderly (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLHUM2)
TOTAL%
0) No108470.1
1) Yes46229.9
Missing1562 
TOTAL1546100.0
660) Respondent has done volunteer work for any arts or cultural organizations (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLARTS2)
TOTAL%
0) No139190
1) Yes15510
Missing1562 
TOTAL1546100.0
661) Respondent has done volunteer work for health care or fighting diseases (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLNEI2)
TOTAL%
0) No120678.1
1) Yes33821.9
Missing1564 
TOTAL1544100.0
662) Respondent has done volunteer work for a non-religious cause (with 0 for VOLYN=0) (VOLNOREL2) (VOLNORL2)
TOTAL%
0) No98763.6
1) Yes56636.4
Missing1555 
TOTAL1553100.0
663) Respondent has close friend who is a business owner (BBUS2)
TOTAL%
0) No181759.1
1) Yes125840.9
Missing32 
TOTAL3075100.0
664) Respondent has close friend who is manual worker (BWORKER2)
TOTAL%
0) No142346.3
1) Yes165053.7
Missing35 
TOTAL3073100.0
665) Respondent has close friend who is white (BWHT2)
TOTAL%
0) No48715.8
1) Yes259284.2
Missing28 
TOTAL3079100.0
666) Respondent has close friend who is Hispanic (BHISP2)
TOTAL%
0) No199264.7
1) Yes108535.3
Missing31 
TOTAL3077100.0
667) Respondent has close friend who is Asian (BASN2)
TOTAL%
0) No254582.9
1) Yes52517.1
Missing39 
TOTAL3070100.0
668) Respondent has close friend who is black (BBLK2)
TOTAL%
0) No175357
1) Yes132043
Missing35 
TOTAL3073100.0
669) Respondent has close friend who is a community leader (BLEADER2)
TOTAL%
0) No235876.8
1) Yes71423.2
Missing37 
TOTAL3072100.0
670) Respondent has close friend who is gay (BGAY2)
TOTAL%
0) No117979.5
1) Yes30420.5
Missing1625 
TOTAL1483100.0
671) Respondent has close friend who is an evangelical (BEVANG2)
TOTAL%
0) No184365.6
1) Yes96834.4
Missing297 
TOTAL2811100.0
672) Respondent has close friend who is a mainline Protestant (BMNPROT2)
TOTAL%
0) No165557.8
1) Yes120742.2
Missing246 
TOTAL2862100.0
673) Respondent has close friend who is non-Christian (BNONXIAN2) (BNOXIAN2)
TOTAL%
0) No218773.3
1) Yes79726.7
Missing124 
TOTAL2984100.0
674) Respondent has close friend who is Catholic (BCATH2)
TOTAL%
0) No122641.7
1) Yes171358.3
Missing169 
TOTAL2939100.0
675) Respondent has close friend who is not religious (BNOREL2)
TOTAL%
0) No163155.7
1) Yes129644.3
Missing180 
TOTAL2927100.0
676) Trust neighbors (TR2NEI)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all855.7
1) Trust them only a little21714.4
2) Trust them some65543.6
3) Trust them a lot54536.3
Missing1606 
TOTAL1502100.0
677) Trust co-workers (TR2WRK)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all624.5
1) Trust them only a little17212.6
2) Trust them some64246.9
3) Trust them a lot49336
Missing1740 
TOTAL1369100.0
678) Trust co-religionists (TR2REL)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all181.7
1) Trust them only a little585.4
2) Trust them some44341
3) Trust them a lot56252
Missing2027 
TOTAL1081100.0
679) Trust whites (TR2WHT)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all433
1) Trust them only a little17712.1
2) Trust them some86559.4
3) Trust them a lot37225.5
Missing1650 
TOTAL1457100.0
680) Trust blacks (TR2BLK)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all503.5
1) Trust them only a little17312
2) Trust them some82657.2
3) Trust them a lot39427.3
Missing1666 
TOTAL1443100.0
681) Trust Asians (TR2ASN)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all634.6
1) Trust them only a little16211.8
2) Trust them some76155.3
3) Trust them a lot38928.3
Missing1732 
TOTAL1375100.0
682) Trust Hispanics (TR2HISP)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all785.5
1) Trust them only a little19213.5
2) Trust them some77554.5
3) Trust them a lot37626.5
Missing1687 
TOTAL1421100.0
683) Trust deeply religious (TR2NVREL)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all573.8
1) Trust them only a little20213.6
2) Trust them some75250.6
3) Trust them a lot47431.9
Missing1624 
TOTAL1485100.0
684) Trust non-religious (TR2NOREL)
TOTAL%
0) Trust them not at all805.5
1) Trust them only a little23716.2
2) Trust them some86459.1
3) Trust them a lot28119.2
Missing1645 
TOTAL1462100.0
685) Belief in heaven (if R does not believe in afterlife, = 0) (BELHVN2)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe43514.1
1) Not at all sure1033.3
2) Not quite sure2658.6
3) Somewhat sure43414.1
4) Absolutely sure183959.8
Missing31 
TOTAL3076100.0
686) Belief in hell (if R does not believe in afterlife, = 0) (BELHELL2)
TOTAL%
0) Don't believe66921.8
1) Not at all sure1575.1
2) Not quite sure35311.5
3) Somewhat sure37312.2
4) Absolutely sure151449.4
Missing42 
TOTAL3066100.0
687) Would you call yourself a strong believer in your religion or not a very strong believer in your religion? (RELSTRNG2) (RLSTRNG2)
TOTAL%
0) No religion52217
1) Not very strong51316.7
2) Somewhat strong672.2
3) Strong196164
Missing45 
TOTAL3063100.0
688) Respondent has had a 'born-again' experience (if R has no religious preference, = 0) (BORNAGN2)
TOTAL%
0) No152153.2
1) Yes133946.8
Missing248 
TOTAL2860100.0
689) Respondent has felt God's love (if R does not believe in God, = 0) (GODSLOV2)
TOTAL%
0) Never19312
1) Rarely966
2) Sometimes33020.5
3) Very often99061.5
Missing1499 
TOTAL1609100.0
690) Respondent has felt God's judgment (if R does not believe in God, = 0) (GODSJUDG2) (GODSJDG2)
TOTAL%
0) Never29918.9
1) Rarely18711.8
2) Sometimes47329.9
3) Very often62339.4
Missing1526 
TOTAL1582100.0
691) How much respondent has contributed to religious cause (GIVEREL2)
TOTAL%
1) None93032.2
2) Less than $10043215
3) $100 to less than $50064722.4
4) $500 to less than $100029010
5) $1000 to less than $500041714.4
6) $5000 or more1726
Missing220 
TOTAL2888100.0
692) How much respondent has contributed to non-religious cause (GIVNOREL2) (GIVNORL2)
TOTAL%
1) None106536.5
2) Less than $10053018.2
3) $100 to less than $50078827
4) $500 to less than $10002699.2
5) $1000 to less than $50002127.3
6) $5000 or more521.8
Missing193 
TOTAL2916100.0
693) Most of the time people try to be helpful (excludes 'depends') (HELPFUL2)
TOTAL%
0) People mostly just looking out for themselves/Depends157351.6
1) People try to be helpful147348.4
Missing63 
TOTAL3046100.0
694) Most can be trusted vs. Can't be too careful (higher equals more trust) (TRUST2)
TOTAL%
0) Can't be too careful188561.5
1) Depends973.2
2) People can be trusted108535.4
Missing41 
TOTAL3067100.0
695) Influence of religion: Combination of RELINFUP and RELINFUP1 (RLINFALL)
TOTAL%
1) Losing influence and it's a good thing2177.9
2) Increasing influence and it's a bad thing30911.3
3) Losing influence and it's a bad thing140951.5
4) Increasing influence and it's a good thing80229.3
Missing371 
TOTAL2737100.0
696) Compared to others, are deeply religious people more liberal or more conservative? (SDRELLIB2) (SDRLLIB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more liberal1254.4
2) Somewhat more liberal30911
3) Equally853
4) Somewhat more conservative114740.8
5) Very much more conservative114840.8
Missing294 
TOTAL2814100.0
697) Compared to others, are deeply religious people more selfish or more unselfish? (SDRELSLF2) (SDRLSLF2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more selfish2328.2
2) Somewhat more selfish44315.7
3) Equally1254.4
4) Somewhat more unselfish125344.3
5) Very much more unselfish77627.4
Missing279 
TOTAL2829100.0
698) Compared to others, are deeply religious people more tolerant or more intolerant? (SDRELTOL2) (SDRLTOL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more tolerant61321.3
2) Somewhat more tolerant86730.2
3) Equally1003.5
4) Somewhat more intolerant73425.6
5) Very much more intolerant55819.4
Missing236 
TOTAL2872100.0
699) Compared to others, are non-religious people more liberal or more conservative? (SDSECLIB2) (SDSECLB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more liberal76728
2) Somewhat more liberal126446.2
3) Equally853.1
4) Somewhat more conservative46116.8
5) Very much more conservative1605.8
Missing371 
TOTAL2737100.0
700) Compared to others, are non-religious people more selfish or more unselfish? (SDSECSLF2) (SDSCSLF2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more selfish40315.1
2) Somewhat more selfish107040.2
3) Equally2067.7
4) Somewhat more unselfish79429.8
5) Very much more unselfish1917.2
Missing445 
TOTAL2664100.0
701) Compared to others, are non-religious people more tolerant or more intolerant? (SDSECTOL2) (SDSCTOL2)
TOTAL%
1) Very much more tolerant38113.8
2) Somewhat more tolerant89032.3
3) Equally1244.5
4) Somewhat more intolerant95534.7
5) Very much more intolerant40514.7
Missing353 
TOTAL2755100.0
702) Respondent age (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-29 years old66721.8
2) 30-39 years old46915.4
3) 40-49 years old73123.9
4) 50-59 years old49616.2
5) 60-69 years old36111.8
6) 70 years and older32910.8
Missing54 
TOTAL3053100.0
703) Non-overlapping ethnic categories: All six main ethnic groups (for use with online analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) Non-Hispanic white214371.5
2) Non-Hispanic black34411.5
3) Asian501.7
4) Pacific Islander10.3
5) Native American612
6) Hispanic38813
Missing112 
TOTAL2996100.0
704) Respondent education (including GED follow-up) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
2) High school incomplete (grades 0-11)48315.7
3) High school graduate/GED98131.9
4) Business, technical, or vocational school963.1
5) Some college, no four-year degree74324.2
6) College graduate44014.3
7) Post graduate training or professional33310.8
Missing33 
TOTAL3076100.0
705) Census region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast60219.4
2) North Central70422.7
3) South110435.5
4) West69822.5
TOTAL3108100.0
706) Religious tradition: Respondent now (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
0) None51416.7
1) Catholic73724
2) Mainline Protestant43114
3) Evangelical Protestant/Other Protestant92029.9
4) Black Protestant2628.5
5) Other2136.9
Missing31 
TOTAL3077100.0
707) S-1. INTERVIEWER: Record respondent's gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male150148.3
2) Female160751.7
TOTAL3108100.0
708) Party identification: Seven categories (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Strong Republican42215.6
2) Weak Republican or leans Republican65524.2
4) Independent2489.2
5) Democratic leaner32111.8
6) Weak Democrat48517.9
7) Strong Democrat57921.4
Missing398 
TOTAL2710100.0