Subset of the 2010 General Social Survey for the "Religion and the Lifestyle of Young Adults" Learning Module

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All frequencies weighted by 8) WTCOMBNR
1) Religious Tradition (RELTRAD)
TOTAL%
1) Mainline Protestant657.4
2) Black Protestant8910.1
3) Evangelical Protestant18020.4
4) Roman Catholic29433.4
5) None25328.7
Missing174 
TOTAL881100.0
2) Did you ever get a high school diploma or a GED certificate? (DEGREE)
TOTAL%
0) Left high school13612.9
1) High school63960.5
2) Junior college565.3
3) Bachelor18117.1
4) Graduate444.2
TOTAL1056100.0
3) Last week were you working full-time, part-time, going to school, keeping house, or what? (WKRSTAT)
TOTAL%
0) Not working40338.3
1) Working full-time or part-time64961.7
Missing4 
TOTAL1052100.0
4) Are you currently married, widowed, divorced, separated, or have you never been married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married23522.3
2) Widowed1.1
3) Divorced252.4
4) Separated222.1
5) Never married77273.2
TOTAL1055100.0
5) How many children have you ever had? Please count all that were born alive at any time (including any you had from a previous marriage). (CHILD)
TOTAL%
0) No children70366.8
1) One or more children35033.2
Missing2 
TOTAL1053100.0
6) Would you say your own health, in general, is excellent, good, fair, or poor? (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent20432
2) Good31148.7
3) Fair11017.2
4) Poor132
Missing417 
TOTAL638100.0
7) How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
0) Attend less than once a month63059.8
1) Attend once a month or more42440.2
Missing1 
TOTAL1054100.0
8) Weight for both cross-section and the panel cases combined, accounting for non-respondents (WTCOMBNR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1.2810.909
9) Religious Tradition (for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Mainline Protestant657.4
2) Black Protestant8910.1
3) Evangelical Protestant18020.4
4) Roman Catholic29433.4
5) None25328.7
Missing174 
TOTAL881100.0