Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chosen Regions of India

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All frequencies weighted by 5) GPWGT
1) Country name (COUNTRY)
TOTAL%
4) Regions of India Surveyed726100
TOTAL726100.0
2) Identification number (PSRAID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL726103762.70293.92
3) Sample type (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) General Public Sample726100
2) Oversample of Renewalists00
TOTAL726100.0
4) Is the respondent a non-renewalist, Pentecostal, or Charismatic? Pentecostal is defined as belonging to a Pentecostal denomination or church, as indicated by responses labeled "coded as Pentecostal" in the Q4IND. Charismatic is defined as non-Pentecostal Christians, who describe themselves as Pentecostal in question Q5C, or as Charismatic in question Q5D, or who say they speak or pray in tongues at least several times a year in the survey question named TONGUES. (RENEWLST)
TOTAL%
0) Non-renewalist69095
1) Pentecostal (as coded in Q4IND)101.4
2) Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES)263.6
TOTAL726100.0
5) Weight for use in analyzing general public samples in each country (GPWGT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0.5930.491
6) Weight for use in analyzing renewalists in each country (PENTWGT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7260.050.22
7) Now thinking about (survey country), overall, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in our country today? (SATISFY)
TOTAL%
1) Satisfied36450.1
2) Dissatisfied36249.9
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
8) Thinking now about religion, how important is religion in your life? Is it the single most important thing, very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? [This question was asked in all countries.] (RELIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Single most important thing15220.9
2) Very important28939.8
3) Somewhat important17724.4
4) Not too important7910.9
5) Not at all important294
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
9) Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Hindu, Muslim, Catholic Christian, Protestant Christian, Syrian Orthodox Christian, Jain, Sikh, Buddhist, No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Traditional Tribal; Other religion? [Question asked in India.] (Q3IND)
TOTAL%
1) Hindu39854.8
2) Muslim567.7
3) Catholic Christian17624.2
4) Protestant Christian638.7
5) Syrian Orthodox Christian192.6
6) Jain1.1
7) Sikh00
8) Buddhist00
10) No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic1.1
11) Traditional Tribal121.7
97) Other religion00
98) Don't know00
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
10) [Ask in India if Q3IND = 4 "Protestant."] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Mar Thoma Church; Church of South India or Anglican; Brethren Christian Assemblies; Another Protestant denomination (such as St. Thomas Evangelical Church, Adventist, Wesleyan, Presbyterian, Methodist, or Nazarene); Indian Pentecostal Church; Assemblies of God; Church of God in India (Full Gospel); The Pentecostal Mission; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Believers Church, World Missionary Evangelism, Sharon Pentecostal Fellowship Church, New Indian Church of God, New India Bible Church, Elim, Friends Missionary Prayer Band, or Zion Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Garo Baptist Convention; Council of Baptist Churches in Northeast India Presbyterian Church of Northeast India; Assembly Church of Jesus Christ Full Gospel; Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church; Missouri Synod Lutheran; Something else. (Q4IND)
TOTAL%
1) Mar Thoma Church34.8
2) Church of South India or Anglican1117.5
3) Brethren Christian Assemblies00
4) Another Protestant denomination69.5
5) Indian Pentecostal Church [Coded as Pentecostal]34.8
6) Assemblies of God [Coded as Pentecostal]34.8
7) Church of God in India (Full Gospel) [Coded as Pentecostal]11.6
8) The Pentecostal Mission [Coded as Pentecostal]00
9) Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church [Coded as Pentecostal]34.8
10) Nondenominational or Independent Church23.2
12) Garo Baptist Convention57.9
13) Council of Baptist Churches in Northeast India46.3
14) Presbyterian Church of Northeast India2133.3
15) Assembly Church of Jesus Christ Full Gospel [Coded as Pentecostal]00
17) Missouri Synod Lutheran11.6
97) Something else00
Missing663 
TOTAL63100.0
11) [Ask if Christian] As I read from a list, please tell me which, if any, of the following descriptions apply to you. Does this apply to you or not: Evangelical Christian [If respondent is Catholic, replace with "Evangelical Catholic"]? (Q5_A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies4417.1
2) No, does not apply17869
8) Don't know3513.6
9) Refused1.4
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
12) [Ask if Christian] As I read from a list, please tell me which, if any, of the following descriptions apply to you. Does this apply to you or not: Born-again Christian [If respondent is Catholic, replace with "Born-again Catholic"]? (Q5_B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies218.1
2) No, does not apply21081.4
8) Don't know2610.1
9) Refused1.4
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
13) [Ask if Christian] As I read from a list, please tell me which, if any, of the following descriptions apply to you. Does this apply to you or not: Pentecostal Christian [If respondent is Catholic, replace with "Pentecostal Catholic"]? (Q5_C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies207.8
2) No, does not apply22486.8
8) Don't know135
9) Refused1.4
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
14) [Ask if Christian] As I read from a list, please tell me which, if any, of the following descriptions apply to you. Does this apply to you or not: Charismatic Christian [If respondent is Catholic, replace with "Charismatic Catholic"]? (Q5_D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies41.6
2) No, does not apply23490.7
8) Don't know197.4
9) Refused1.4
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
15) How often do you pray to God outside of religious services: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (PRAY_OUT)
TOTAL%
1) Every day27137.3
2) More than once a week385.2
3) Once a week567.7
4) At least once a month476.5
5) Several times a year324.4
6) Less often608.3
7) Never22230.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
16) How often do you speak or pray in tongues: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked only if respondent belongs to a particular religion.] (TONGUES)
TOTAL%
1) Every day192.6
2) More than once a week141.9
3) Once a week202.8
4) At least once a month253.4
5) Several times a year304.1
6) Less often709.7
7) Never54374.9
8) Don't know4.6
9) Refused00
Missing1 
TOTAL725100.0
17) How often do you participate in prayer groups, Scripture study groups or religious education programs: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (GROUPS)
TOTAL%
1) Every day517
2) More than once a week648.8
3) Once a week12316.9
4) At least once a month506.9
5) Several times a year486.6
6) Less often9112.5
7) Never29941.2
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
18) How often do you listen to religious radio or watch religious television programs: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (RADIO_TV)
TOTAL%
1) Every day11716.1
2) More than once a week10314.2
3) Once a week8611.8
4) At least once a month496.7
5) Several times a year375.1
6) Less often12116.7
7) Never21329.3
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
19) How often do you share your faith with non-believers: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (SHARE_F)
TOTAL%
1) Every day243.3
2) More than once a week334.5
3) Once a week425.8
4) At least once a month506.9
5) Several times a year527.2
6) Less often14319.7
7) Never38252.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
20) How often do you read scripture outside of religious services: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (READ_OUT)
TOTAL%
1) Every day11616
2) More than once a week415.6
3) Once a week537.3
4) At least once a month506.9
5) Several times a year375.1
6) Less often9412.9
7) Never33546.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
21) How often do you fast: would you say every day, more than once a week, once a week, at least once a month, several times a year, less often or never? [Question asked in all countries.] (FAST)
TOTAL%
1) Every day101.4
2) More than once a week506.9
3) Once a week527.2
4) At least once a month699.5
5) Several times a year14319.7
6) Less often13118
7) Never27137.3
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
22) Which, if any, of the following do you believe in? Do you believe in Hell? (HELL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes42758.8
2) No28439.1
8) Don't know152.1
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
23) Which, if any, of the following do you believe in? Do you believe in Heaven? (HEAVEN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes46163.5
2) No25234.7
8) Don't know131.8
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
24) Which, if any, of the following do you believe in? Do you believe in the Rapture of the Church, that is, that before the world comes to an end, the religiously faithful will be saved and taken up to Heaven? [Question asked only if respondent is Christian.] (RAPTURE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes16664.3
2) No8633.3
8) Don't know62.3
9) Refused00
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
25) Which, if any, of the following do you believe in? Do you believe in God? [Question asked only if respondent indicates any of the following: no religion, not a believer, atheist, or agnostic.] (GOD)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1100
2) No00
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing725 
TOTAL1100.0
26) Have you always been a [if answer given in Q4, insert religious affiliation from Q4; otherwise, insert religious affiliation from Q3]? Question asked in United States if respondent belongs to a particular religion. In all other countries, question asked of all respondents. (REL_ALWS)
TOTAL%
1) Yes70697.2
2) No182.5
8) Don't know1.1
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
27) What were you before? [Question asked only in India (Kerala) if REL_ALWS = 2 "No."] (Q9IND)
TOTAL%
1) Hindu422.2
2) Muslim00
3) Catholic Christian211.1
4) Protestant Christian00
5) Syrian Orthodox Christian00
6) Jain00
7) Sikh00
8) Buddhist00
9) Other religion00
10) No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic00
11) Traditional tribal00
97) Other religion00
98) Don't know00
99) Refused1266.7
Missing708 
TOTAL18100.0
28) How old were you when you changed your religion to your present religion? ___ years [Asked only if REL_ALWS = 2 "No."] (CHANGE)
TOTAL%
4) 400
8) 800
10) 1000
14) 1415.6
15) 1500
16) 1600
17) 1700
18) 1800
19) 1900
20) 20211.1
21) 2100
22) 2200
24) 2400
25) 2500
26) 2600
27) 2700
30) 3000
35) 3500
40) 4000
42) 4200
43) 4300
44) 4415.6
45) 4500
50) 5015.6
60) 6015.6
97) 97 or older00
98) Don't know00
99) Refused1266.7
Missing708 
TOTAL18100.0
29) Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services: more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week7911.8
2) Once a week14521.6
3) Once or twice a month9313.9
4) A few times a year9814.6
5) Seldom15222.7
6) Never10315.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing56 
TOTAL670100.0
30) On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jum'ah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week1323.2
2) Once a week for Jum'ah2239.3
3) Once or twice a month23.6
4) A few times a year712.5
5) Seldom47.1
6) Never814.3
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing670 
TOTAL56100.0
31) When you attend religious services, how often do they include people speaking tongues, prophesying, praying for miraculous or divine healings, or displaying physical signs of the spirit such as laughing and shaking: would you say always, frequently, occasionally, or never? [Question only asked if respondent is Christian and attends religious services more than "never."] (TONGUES2)
TOTAL%
1) Always62.6
2) Frequently3414.7
3) Occasionally8034.6
4) Never10244.2
8) Don't know93.9
9) Refused00
Missing495 
TOTAL231100.0
32) Have you ever experienced or witnessed a divine healing of an illness or injury? (HEALING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes31843.8
2) No40155.2
8) Don't know71
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
33) Have you ever given or interpreted prophecy? (PROPHECY)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17123.6
2) No54575.1
8) Don't know101.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
34) Have you ever received a definite answer to a specific prayer request? (ANSWER)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47465.3
2) No24533.7
8) Don't know71
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
35) Have you ever received a direct revelation from God? (REVELAT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes12216.8
2) No59682.1
8) Don't know81.1
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
36) Have you ever experienced or witnessed the devil or evil spirits being driven out of a person? (DEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15421.2
2) No54975.6
8) Don't know223
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
37) Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. The first one is: there are clear guidelines about what's good or evil that apply to everyone regardless of their situation. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (GOODEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree35548.9
2) Mostly agree22531
3) Mostly disagree7410.2
4) Completely disagree456.2
98) Don't know263.6
99) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
38) Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it: miracles still occur today as in ancient times. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (MIRACLES)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree25435
2) Mostly agree19226.4
3) Mostly disagree11816.3
4) Completely disagree14219.6
98) Don't know202.8
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
39) Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it: angels and demons are active in the world. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (ANGELS)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree28038.6
2) Mostly agree14419.8
3) Mostly disagree12316.9
4) Completely disagree15220.9
98) Don't know273.7
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
40) [Question asked only if respondent belongs to a particular religion.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. [IF CHRISTIAN: Christians] [IF JEWISH: Jews] [IF MUSLIM: Muslims] [IF OTHER RELIGION: INSERT RELIGION] [IF ELSE: Religious people] ____ have a duty to convert people of other religious faiths to ___ [IF CHRISTIAN: Christianity] [IF JEWISH: Judaism] [IF MUSLIM: Islam] [IF OTHER RELIGION: INSERT RELGION][IF ELSE: their religious faith]. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (CONVERT)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree10915
2) Mostly agree12517.2
3) Mostly disagree12216.8
4) Completely disagree34147
98) Don't know273.7
99) Refused1.1
Missing1 
TOTAL725100.0
41) [Question asked only if respondent belongs to a particular religion.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. [IF CHRISTIAN: Christians] [IF JEWISH: Jews] [IF MUSLIM: Muslims] [IF OTHER RELIGION: INSERT RELIGION][IF ELSE: Religious people] ______ have a responsibility to work for justice for the poor. (WORK)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree41957.8
2) Mostly agree15120.8
3) Mostly disagree9613.2
4) Completely disagree415.7
98) Don't know172.3
99) Refused1.1
Missing1 
TOTAL725100.0
42) [Question asked if respondent belongs to a particular religion or believes in God.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. God will grant material prosperity to all believers who have enough faith. (PROSPER)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree39854.8
2) Mostly agree19727.1
3) Mostly disagree669.1
4) Completely disagree588
98) Don't know71
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
43) [Question asked if respondent belongs to a particular religion or believes in God.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. God will grant health and relief from sickness to believers who have enough faith. (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree42158
2) Mostly agree17924.7
3) Mostly disagree618.4
4) Completely disagree598.1
98) Don't know6.8
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
44) [Question asked if respondent belongs to a particular religion or believes in God.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. God fulfills his purposes through politics and elections. (POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree9813.5
2) Mostly agree11716.1
3) Mostly disagree17323.8
4) Completely disagree30842.4
98) Don't know294
99) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
45) [Question asked if respondent belongs to a particular religion or believes in God.] Now I am going to read you a series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. AIDS is God's punishment for immoral sexual behavior. (AIDS)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree17724.4
2) Mostly agree10414.3
3) Mostly disagree15521.3
4) Completely disagree25735.4
98) Don't know324.4
99) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
46) Which one of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about ____ [IF CHRISTIAN: the Bible] [IF MUSLIM: the Koran] [ELSE: sacred scriptures]? (SCRIPTUR)
TOTAL%
1) [IF CHRISTIAN: The Bible is][IF MUSLIM: The Koran is] [ELSE: Sacred scriptures are] the actual word of God and [IS/ARE] to be taken literally, word for word, OR36249.9
2) [IF CHRISTIAN: The Bible is] [IF MUSLIM: The Koran is] [ELSE: Sacred scriptures are] the word of God, but not everything in [IT/THEM] should be taken literally, word for word, OR13218.2
3) [IF CHRISTIAN: The Bible is] [IF MUSLIM: The Koran is] [ELSE: Sacred scriptures are] written by men and [IS/ARE] not the word of God21028.9
4) Other (VOLUNTEERED THIS RESPONSE)2.3
8) Don't know172.3
9) Refused3.4
TOTAL726100.0
47) Which of the following is most important to you: your continent, your nationality, your religion, or your ethnic group? (MOSTIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Your continent354.8
2) Your nationality46764.4
3) Your religion17023.4
4) Your ethnic group395.4
8) Don't know101.4
9) Refused4.6
Missing1 
TOTAL725100.0
48) [Question asked if respondent is Christian.] Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. The first one is: if enough people were brought to Christ, social ills would take care of themselves. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (ILLS)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree11042.6
2) Mostly agree4818.6
3) Mostly disagree5822.5
4) Completely disagree3413.2
8) Don't know83.1
9) Refused00
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
49) [Question asked if respondent is Christian.] Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. Belief in Jesus Christ is the only way to be saved from eternal damnation. (ONLYWAY)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree19676
2) Mostly agree3513.6
3) Mostly disagree145.4
4) Completely disagree83.1
8) Don't know51.9
9) Refused00
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
50) [Question asked if respondent is Christian.] Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each one, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. Jesus will return to earth in my lifetime. (RETURN)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree11042.6
2) Mostly agree3513.6
3) Mostly disagree2911.2
4) Completely disagree5420.9
8) Don't know3011.6
9) Refused00
Missing468 
TOTAL258100.0
51) Turning to another subject, suppose you could choose between different kinds of jobs. Which one would you prefer: being an employee or being self-employed? (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Being an employee26336.2
2) Being self employed43359.6
3) Neither/None304.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
52) To what extent, if at all, do you think our country benefits from the greater influence of international business practices, trade, ideas, communication and products such as international foods and TV programs from other countries: would you say to a great extent, moderate extent, small extent, or not at all? (INTERNA)
TOTAL%
1) Great extent17924.7
2) Moderate extent41457
3) Small extent8511.7
4) Not at all304.1
5) Harms our country121.7
8) Don't know6.8
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
53) Thinking about your own personal finances, how would you rate your own personal financial situation: would you say you are in excellent shape, good shape, only fair shape or poor shape? (FINANCE)
TOTAL%
1) Excellent shape243.3
2) Good shape21729.9
3) Only fair shape45362.4
4) Poor shape324.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
54) Over the course of the next year, do you think the financial situation of you and your family will improve a lot, improve some, get a little worse, get a lot worse, or stay the same? (FINANCE2)
TOTAL%
1) Improve a lot16022
2) Improve some45963.2
3) Get a little worse192.6
4) Get a lot worse3.4
5) Stay the same425.8
8) Don't know425.8
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
55) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Is hard work a very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all an important factor in people's economic success? (HARDWORK)
TOTAL%
1) Very important68394.1
2) Somewhat important385.2
3) Not too important4.6
4) Not at all important1.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
56) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Is fate a very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all an important factor in people's economic success? (FATE)
TOTAL%
1) Very important21830
2) Somewhat important30141.5
3) Not too important12016.5
4) Not at all important8712
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
57) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Are people's parent's economic situations very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important factors in people's economic success? (ECONPAR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important40455.6
2) Somewhat important24433.6
3) Not too important527.2
4) Not at all important263.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
58) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Is faith in God a very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all an important factor in people's economic success? (FAITH_GD)
TOTAL%
1) Very important54775.3
2) Somewhat important15020.7
3) Not too important212.9
4) Not at all important81.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
59) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Are government policies very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important factors in people's economic success? (GOVPOLIC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important24133.2
2) Somewhat important34347.2
3) Not too important8111.2
4) Not at all important618.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
60) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Are personal connections and contracts very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important factors in people's economic success? (CONNECT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important40756.1
2) Somewhat important26436.4
3) Not too important395.4
4) Not at all important162.2
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
61) As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Is education a very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all an important factor in people's economic success? (IMPEDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Very important69195.2
2) Somewhat important324.4
3) Not too important3.4
4) Not at all important00
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
62) Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it or completely disagree with it. The first one is: when jobs are scarce, men should have more right to a job than women. (WOMEN1)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree32244.4
2) Mostly agree17924.7
3) Mostly disagree11616
4) Completely disagree10214
8) Don't know6.8
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
63) Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it or completely disagree with it. On the whole, men make better political leaders than women do. (WOMEN2)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree31743.7
2) Mostly agree16923.3
3) Mostly disagree13118
4) Completely disagree10013.8
8) Don't know6.8
9) Refused3.4
TOTAL726100.0
64) Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it or completely disagree with it. A wife must always obey her husband. (WOMEN3)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree41256.7
2) Mostly agree20828.7
3) Mostly disagree537.3
4) Completely disagree537.3
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
65) Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it or completely disagree with it. A working mother can establish just as warm and secure of a relationship with her children as a mother who does not work. (WOMEN4)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree27437.7
2) Mostly agree20428.1
3) Mostly disagree14119.4
4) Completely disagree10714.7
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
66) Now I am going to read you another series of statements on some different topics. For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it or completely disagree with it. Women should be allowed to serve as pastors or priests. (WOMEN5)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree12517.2
2) Mostly agree10614.6
3) Mostly disagree14820.4
4) Completely disagree32244.4
8) Don't know253.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
67) 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) Most people can be trusted30141.5
2) Can't be too careful38953.6
3) Other/Depends365
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
68) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: homosexuality. (HOMOSEXU)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified304.1
2) Sometimes justified9212.7
3) Never justified52672.5
8) Don't know719.8
9) Refused71
TOTAL726100.0
69) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: prostitution. (PROSTITU)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified7510.3
2) Sometimes justified8812.1
3) Never justified52271.9
8) Don't know344.7
9) Refused71
TOTAL726100.0
70) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: divorce. (DIVORCE)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified9513.1
2) Sometimes justified22030.3
3) Never justified39754.7
8) Don't know141.9
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
71) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: euthanasia – ending the life of the incurably sick. (EUTHANAS)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified11916.4
2) Sometimes justified18926
3) Never justified38352.8
8) Don't know354.8
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
72) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: suicide. (SUICIDE)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified9012.4
2) Sometimes justified7310.1
3) Never justified54274.7
8) Don't know212.9
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
73) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: drinking alcohol. (ALCOHOL)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified12216.8
2) Sometimes justified8912.3
3) Never justified49968.7
8) Don't know152.1
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
74) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: sex between people who are not married to each other. (SEXNOTM)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified547.4
2) Sometimes justified7410.2
3) Never justified56377.5
8) Don't know324.4
9) Refused3.4
TOTAL726100.0
75) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: abortion. (ABORTION)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified669.1
2) Sometimes justified13819
3) Never justified49668.3
8) Don't know253.4
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
76) Please tell me for each of the following items whether you think it can always be justified, sometimes be justified, or never be justified: polygamy. (POLYGAMY)
TOTAL%
1) Always justified729.9
2) Sometimes justified598.1
3) Never justified56377.5
8) Don't know314.3
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
77) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. First, how about people in your immediate family? Do you feel you can trust them a lot, trust them some, trust them only a little, or not trust them at all? (TRUST1)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot54074.4
2) Can trust some13618.7
3) Trust a little365
4) Not at all141.9
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
78) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about people in your neighborhood? (TRUST2)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot18425.3
2) Can trust some38553
3) Trust a little12517.2
4) Not at all324.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
79) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about your city or local government? (TRUST3)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot16622.9
2) Can trust some31042.7
3) Trust a little17724.4
4) Not at all709.6
8) Don't know3.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
80) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about the media? (TRUST4)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot12517.2
2) Can trust some33846.6
3) Trust a little19126.3
4) Not at all638.7
8) Don't know91.2
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
81) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about our national government? (TRUST5)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot24734
2) Can trust some28038.6
3) Trust a little13418.5
4) Not at all537.3
8) Don't know121.7
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
82) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about the military? (TRUST6)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot42258.1
2) Can trust some16622.9
3) Trust a little8411.6
4) Not at all435.9
8) Don't know111.5
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
83) I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about people from other religions? (TRUST7)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot18725.8
2) Can trust some36650.4
3) Trust a little12617.4
4) Not at all334.5
8) Don't know141.9
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
84) [Asked only if respondent belongs to a particular religion.] I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about people at your church or place of worship? (TRUST8)
TOTAL%
1) Can trust a lot24734.1
2) Can trust some35949.5
3) Trust a little8712
4) Not at all253.4
8) Don't know71
9) Refused00
Missing1 
TOTAL725100.0
85) How often, if ever, do you discuss politics with your family or friends: never, once or twice a month, once or twice a week, three or four times a week, or every day? (DISCPOLI)
TOTAL%
1) Never30842.4
2) Once or twice a month22731.3
3) Once or twice a week10013.8
4) Three or four times a week506.9
5) Every day415.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
86) Here is a list of things that you can and cannot do in some countries. How important is it to you to live in a country where you can openly say what you think and can criticize the government? Is it very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all? (FREEDOM1)
TOTAL%
1) Very important39354.1
2) Somewhat important22130.4
3) Not too important608.3
4) Not important at all354.8
8) Don't know172.3
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
87) Here is a list of things that you can and cannot do in some countries. How important is it to you to live in a country where honest elections are held regularly with a choice of at least two political parties? Is it very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all? (FREEDOM2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important41356.9
2) Somewhat important18926
3) Not too important567.7
4) Not important at all395.4
8) Don't know283.9
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
88) Here is a list of things that you can and cannot do in some countries. How important is it to you to live in a country where there is a judicial system that treats everyone in the same way? Is it very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all? (FREEDOM3)
TOTAL%
1) Very important44561.3
2) Somewhat important17323.8
3) Not too important527.2
4) Not important at all395.4
8) Don't know172.3
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
89) Here is a list of things that you can and cannot do in some countries. How important is it to you to live in a country where you can practice your religion freely? Is it very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all? (FREEDOM4)
TOTAL%
1) Very important52972.9
2) Somewhat important14119.4
3) Not too important334.5
4) Not important at all131.8
8) Don't know101.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
90) Here is a list of things that you can and cannot do in some countries. How important is it to you to live in a country where there is freedom of religion for religions other than your own? Is it very important, somewhat important, not too important or not important at all? (FREEDOM5)
TOTAL%
1) Very important31142.8
2) Somewhat important16723
3) Not too important9613.2
4) Not important at all9813.5
8) Don't know547.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
91) Here is a list of things that may or may not be problems in our country. As I read each one, please tell me if you think it is a very big problem, a moderately big problem, a small problem, or not a problem at all: conflict between religious groups. (PROB_CON)
TOTAL%
1) Very big problem61384.4
2) Moderately big problem638.7
3) Small problem365
4) Not a problem at all141.9
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
92) Here is a list of things that may or may not be problems in our country. As I read each one, please tell me if you think it is a very big problem, a moderately big problem, a small problem, or not a problem at all: corrupt political leaders. (PROB_POL)
TOTAL%
1) Very big problem65389.9
2) Moderately big problem537.3
3) Small problem172.3
4) Not a problem at all3.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
93) Here is a list of things that may or may not be problems in our country. As I read each one, please tell me if you think it is a very big problem, a moderately big problem, a small problem, or not a problem at all: moral decline. (PROB_MOR)
TOTAL%
1) Very big problem65089.5
2) Moderately big problem659
3) Small problem6.8
4) Not a problem at all5.7
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
94) Some people say to solve our country's problems we should have a government that allows greater political participation by ordinary people and limits the power of individual political leaders. Others say to solve our country's problems we should have a leader with a strong hand even if there is little participation by ordinary people. Which comes closer to your opinion? (PARTIC)
TOTAL%
1) Participatory government34547.5
2) Strong leader36249.9
8) Don't know172.3
9) Refused2.3
TOTAL726100.0
95) In your opinion, should religious groups keep out of political matter - or should they express their views on day-to-day social and political questions? (RELGRO)
TOTAL%
1) Should keep out39354.1
2) Should express views30642.1
8) Don't know263.6
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL726100.0
96) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with the following statements: most people are better off in a free market economy, even though some people are rich and some are poor. (GOV_MARK)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree36149.7
2) Mostly agree21329.3
3) Mostly disagree8011
4) Completely disagree456.2
8) Don't know273.7
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
97) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with the following statements: the government should guarantee every citizen enough to eat and a place to sleep. (GOV_EAT)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree45562.7
2) Mostly agree15921.9
3) Mostly disagree638.7
4) Completely disagree395.4
8) Don't know101.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
98) Please tell me whether you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree or completely disagree with the following statements: the government should not interfere with a woman's ability to have an abortion. (GOV_ABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree17524.1
2) Mostly agree15921.9
3) Mostly disagree13118
4) Completely disagree23632.5
8) Don't know253.4
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
99) How do you feel about this statement: It's important to me that political leaders have strong _______ [insert respondent's religion from Q3 (Christian, Muslim, etc.); if respondent is not religious, insert "religious"] beliefs. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree? (POL_BEL)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree15521.3
2) Mostly agree16923.3
3) Mostly disagree16622.9
4) Completely disagree20127.7
8) Don't know334.5
9) Refused2.3
TOTAL726100.0
100) Which comes closer to your view? 1) the government should take special steps to make our country a _____ [insert religion from Q3 (Christian/Muslim/etc.)] country, or 2) there should be a separation between _____ [insert church/mosque, as appropriate)] and state? [In the United States, if the respondent is "other religion," the words "Christian" and "church" were used.] (CHRSTATE)
TOTAL%
1) Government should make our country a [Christian/Muslim/etc.] country15321.1
2) Should be a separation of [church/mosque] and state46964.6
8) Don't know8311.4
9) Refused212.9
TOTAL726100.0
101) Turning now to events in the world today, in the dispute between Israel and the Palestinians, which side do you sympathize with more, Israel or the Palestinians? (DISPUTE)
TOTAL%
1) Israel17824.5
2) Palestinians14720.2
3) Both10214
4) Neither12417.1
8) Don't know16823.1
9) Refused71
TOTAL726100.0
102) Which of the following phrases comes closer to describing your view? 1) I favor the US-led efforts to fight terrorism, or 2) I oppose the US-led efforts to fight terrorism. [Asked in all countries.] (US_TERR)
TOTAL%
1) I favor the US-led efforts to fight terrorism38553
2) I oppose the US-led efforts to fight terrorism26136
8) Don't know7510.3
9) Refused5.7
TOTAL726100.0
103) Some people talk about politics in terms of left, center, right. On a ten-point scale, with 1 indicating extreme left and 10 indicating extreme right, where would you place yourself? [Range is from 1 to 10.] (POLSCALE)
TOTAL%
1) Extreme left17824.5
2) 2476.5
3) 3598.1
4) 4638.7
5) 513017.9
6) 6506.9
7) 7263.6
8) 8294
9) 9101.4
10) Extreme right577.9
98) Don't know395.4
99) Refused385.2
TOTAL726100.0
104) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] a) social welfare services for elderly, handicapped or deprived people (ORGANIZ1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong9412.9
2) No, do not belong63287.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
105) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] b) education, arts, music, or cultural activities (ORGANIZ2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong10314.2
2) No, do not belong62385.8
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
106) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] c) labor unions (ORGANIZ3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong314.3
2) No, do not belong69595.7
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
107) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] d) political organizations or parties (ORGANIZ4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong304.1
2) No, do not belong69695.9
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
108) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] e) local community action on issues like poverty, employment, housing, racial equality or human rights (ORGANIZ5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong435.9
2) No, do not belong68394.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
109) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] f) women's groups (ORGANIZ6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong10714.7
2) No, do not belong61985.3
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
110) Please look carefully at the following list of voluntary organizations and activities and say which, if any, you belong to or participate in. [In the United States, respondents were asked: Which of the following voluntary organizations and activities, if any, do you belong to or participate in?] g) other groups (ORGANIZ7)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, belong547.4
2) No, do not belong67292.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
111) [Asked only if ORGANIZ1 = 1 "Yes, belong"] And when you participate in providing social welfare services for elderly, handicapped or deprived people, would you say that it's mostly through a church or religious group, or mostly through some other kind of group? (ORG_REL1)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly through a church or religious group2223.4
2) Mostly through some other kind of group6569.1
3) Both equally66.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused11.1
Missing632 
TOTAL94100.0
112) [Asked only if ORGANIZ2 = 1 "Yes, belong"] And when you participate in education, arts, music or cultural activities, would you say that it's mostly through a church or religious group, or mostly through some other kind of group? (ORG_REL2)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly through a church or religious group1615.5
2) Mostly through some other kind of group7774.8
3) Both equally98.7
8) Don't know00
9) Refused11
Missing623 
TOTAL103100.0
113) [Asked only if ORGANIZ5 = 1 "Yes, belong"] And when you participate in local community action on issues like poverty, employment, housing, racial equality or human rights, would you say that it's mostly through a church or religious group, or mostly through some other kind of group? (ORG_REL5)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly through a church or religious group1023.3
2) Mostly through some other kind of group3069.8
3) Both equally37
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing683 
TOTAL43100.0
114) [Asked only if ORGANIZ6 = 1 "Yes, belong"] And when you participate in women's groups, would you say that it's mostly through a church or religious group, or mostly through some other kind of group? (ORG_REL6)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly through a church or religious group109.3
2) Mostly through some other kind of group8882.2
3) Both equally98.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing619 
TOTAL107100.0
115) [Asked only if ORGANIZ7 = 1 "Yes, belong"] And when you participate in "other groups," would you say that it's mostly through a church or religious group, or mostly through some other kind of group? (ORG_REL7)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly through a church or religious group1324.1
2) Mostly through some other kind of group3870.4
3) Both equally35.6
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
Missing672 
TOTAL54100.0
116) How often do you - receive food or housing assistance, health care, or other social services - through a church or religious organization… frequently, sometimes, hardly ever or never? (REL_SERV)
TOTAL%
1) Frequently446.1
2) Sometimes9713.4
3) Hardly ever11015.2
4) Never47565.4
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
117) How often do you - participate in language or literacy classes - through a church or religious organization… frequently, sometimes, hardly ever or never? (REL_LANG)
TOTAL%
1) Frequently263.6
2) Sometimes9412.9
3) Hardly ever9012.4
4) Never51671.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
118) How often do you - receive job training or employment services - through a church or religious organization… frequently, sometimes, hardly ever or never? (REL_JOB)
TOTAL%
1) Frequently243.3
2) Sometimes7610.5
3) Hardly ever8712
4) Never53974.2
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
119) Gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male36650.4
2) Female36049.6
TOTAL726100.0
120) Now I would like to ask some questions about your background. How old were you at your last birthday? Record answer (AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18223
19) 19304.1
20) 20263.6
21) 21243.3
22) 22253.4
23) 23283.9
24) 24233.2
25) 25283.9
26) 26283.9
27) 27344.7
28) 28365
29) 29456.2
30) 30263.6
31) 31111.5
32) 32192.6
33) 33101.4
34) 34152.1
35) 35141.9
36) 36141.9
37) 3781.1
38) 38121.7
39) 3981.1
40) 40152.1
41) 41101.4
42) 426.8
43) 43111.5
44) 444.6
45) 45131.8
46) 46111.5
47) 476.8
48) 48131.8
49) 49111.5
50) 50121.7
51) 513.4
52) 52121.7
53) 535.7
54) 5471
55) 5581.1
56) 561.1
57) 5781.1
58) 582.3
59) 596.8
60) 60131.8
61) 615.7
62) 6281.1
63) 634.6
64) 645.7
65) 655.7
66) 661.1
67) 671.1
68) 684.6
69) 695.7
70) 70111.5
71) 712.3
72) 724.6
73) 731.1
75) 754.6
76) 761.1
77) 772.3
79) 7900
98) Don't know00
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
121) Have you had any children? If yes, how many? (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) No26336.2
1) 1 child10814.9
2) 2 children21129.1
3) 3 children8812.1
4) 4 children385.2
5) 5 children81.1
6) 6 children71
7) 7 children3.4
8) 8 or more children00
98) Don't know00
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
122) What is the highest level of education that you have completed? [Question asked in India.] (EDUC_IND)
TOTAL%
1) Illiterate121.7
2) Literate but no formal schooling4.6
3) School up to 4 years182.5
4) School up to 5 to 9 years13418.5
5) SSC HSC24633.9
6) Some college but not graduated10314.2
7) Graduate, Post grad, Gen BA, MSc, BCom, etc.18525.5
8) Graduate, Post grad, Prof BE, MTech, MBA, MBBS, etc.243.3
98) Don't know00
99) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
123) Which (ethnic/racial/tribal/nationality) group do you belong to? [Asked in India.] (ETH_IND)
TOTAL%
1) Asian726100
2) Non-Asian00
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
124) Are you currently married, living with a partner, widowed, divorced, separated, or have you never been married? (MARRIAGE)
TOTAL%
1) Married43760.2
2) Living with a partner7310.1
3) Widowed152.1
4) Divorced1.1
5) Separated3.4
6) Never been married19727.1
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
125) Here is a list of monthly incomes. Which of these does your household fall into counting all wages, salaries, pensions and other incomes that come in? Just give the letter of the group your household falls into, before taxes and other deductions. [Interviewer: show card of responses. Question asked in India.] (INC_IND)
TOTAL%
1) Up to 2,500 rupees per month14119.4
2) 2,501 to 5,000 rupees per month27437.7
3) 5,001 to 7,500 rupees per month11115.3
4) 7,501 to 10,000 rupees per month7310.1
5) 10,001 to 12,500 rupees per month324.4
6) 12,501 to 15,000 rupees per month314.3
7) 15,001 to 17,500 rupees per month111.5
8) 17,501 to 20,000 rupees per month152.1
9) 20,001 to 22,500 rupees per month2.3
10) 22,501 to 25,000 rupees per month3.4
11) 25,001 rupees per month or more81.1
98) Don't know111.5
99) Refused141.9
TOTAL726100.0
126) Are you now employed full-time, part-time or not employed? (EMPLOYED)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time33946.7
2) Part-time537.3
3) Not employed33446
8) Don't know00
9) Refused00
TOTAL726100.0
127) Region of country where the interview was conducted (REG_IND)
TOTAL%
1) Tamil Nadu40756.1
2) Kerala21429.5
3) Meghalaya10514.5
TOTAL726100.0
128) Language of interview in India (LAN_IND)
TOTAL%
1) Hindi10514.5
2) Tamil40756.1
3) Malayalam21429.5
TOTAL726100.0
129) Now I would like to ask some questions about your background. How old were you at your last birthday? Record answer (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18 - 2417824.5
2) 25 - 2917123.6
3) 30 - 3913718.9
4) 40 - 4910013.8
5) 50 or more14019.3
TOTAL726100.0
130) What is the highest level of education that you have completed? [Question asked in India.] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) 9 years of school or less16823.1
5) SSC HSC24633.9
6) Some college but not graduated10314.2
7) Graduate, Post grad, Gen BA, etc.20928.8
TOTAL726100.0
131) Gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male36650.4
2) Female36049.6
TOTAL726100.0
132) Here is a list of monthly incomes. Which of these does your household fall into counting all wages, salaries, pensions and other incomes that come in? Just give the letter of the group your household falls into, before taxes and other deductions. [Interviewer: show card of responses. Question asked in India.] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Up to 2,500 rupees/ month14120.1
2) 2,501 to 5,000 rup./mon.27439.1
3) 5,001 to 7,500 rup./mon.11115.8
4) 7,501 to 10,000 rup./mon.7310.4
5) 10,001 rup./mon. or more10214.6
Missing25 
TOTAL701100.0
133) Region of country where the interview was conducted (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Tamil Nadu40756.1
2) Kerala21429.5
3) Meghalaya10514.5
TOTAL726100.0
134) Thinking now about religion, how important is religion in your life? Is it the single most important thing, very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? [This question was asked in all countries.] (for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Single most important thing15220.9
2) Very important28939.8
3) Somewhat important17724.4
4) Not too important7910.9
5) Not at all important294
TOTAL726100.0