PRRI Religion & Politics Tracking Poll, November 2013

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Public Religion Research Institute > Codebook


All frequencies weighted by 3) WEIGHT;
(The number of missing cases reported in the codebook are unweighted)
1) Case ID (CASEID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL100569174482.9719992888.47
2) Week (WEEK)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1005845.000.00
3) Weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10.599
4) State (STATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
5) Metro (METRO)
TOTAL%
1) Center City (Metro)33433.2
2) Center City County (Metro)23123
3) Suburban (Metro)22021.9
4) Non-Center City (Metro)484.8
5) Non-Metro17217.1
TOTAL1005100.0
6) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) North East18017.9
2) North Central21421.3
3) South37437.3
4) West23623.5
TOTAL1004100.0
7) Division (DIVISION)
TOTAL%
1) New England545.4
2) Mid Atlantic12612.5
3) East North Central13613.5
4) West North Central787.8
5) South Atlantic18218.1
6) East South Central737.3
7) West South Central11911.8
8) Mountain939.3
9) Pacific14414.3
TOTAL1005100.0
8) Is your home owned or rented? (OWNHOME)
TOTAL%
1) Owned63062.7
2) Rented36336.1
8) Don't know5.5
9) Refused7.7
TOTAL1005100.0
9) Are you...? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single, that is, never married22922.8
2) Single, living with a partner747.4
3) Married51551.2
4) Separated191.9
5) Widowed666.6
6) Divorced949.4
9) Refused8.8
TOTAL1005100.0
10) Employment status (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time46045.7
2) Part-time12412.3
3) Retired18218.1
4) Homemaker595.9
5) Student525.2
6) Temporarily unemployed828.2
7) Disabled/handicapped363.6
8) Other, not employed6.6
9) Refused5.5
TOTAL1006100.0
11) Including yourself, how many people are there living in your household? (HHNUM)
TOTAL%
1) One15315.2
2) Two36135.9
3) Three20220.1
4) Four13713.6
5) Five757.5
6) Six363.6
7) Seven131.3
8) Eight or more141.4
9) Refused141.4
TOTAL1005100.0
12) How many of these are adults, 18 or older? (ADULTS)
TOTAL%
1) One18718.6
2) Two51751.5
3) Three19119
4) Four717.1
5) Five161.6
6) Six6.6
7) Seven1.1
8) Eight or more1.1
9) Refused141.4
TOTAL1004100.0
13) How many of these adults are male? (ADULTM)
TOTAL%
0) None14614.7
1) One64264.8
2) Two16016.1
3) Three333.3
4) Four9.9
5) Five1.1
6) Six00
Missing15 
TOTAL991100.0
14) How many of these adults are female? (ADULTF)
TOTAL%
0) None12812.9
1) One65065.6
2) Two18118.3
3) Three272.7
4) Four5.5
Missing15 
TOTAL991100.0
15) How many are children 12 to 17 (KIDS1217)
TOTAL%
0) None16849.9
1) One12938.3
2) Two329.5
3) Three72.1
4) Four1.3
Missing724 
TOTAL337100.0
16) How many are children six to 11? (KIDS611)
TOTAL%
0) None16448.8
1) One10932.4
2) Two5215.5
3) Three113.3
Missing724 
TOTAL336100.0
17) How many are children under six? (KIDS06)
TOTAL%
0) None21965
1) One8826.1
2) Two278
3) Three2.6
4) Four1.3
Missing724 
TOTAL337100.0
18) Enter age of first child age 12 to 17. (DI22A1)
TOTAL%
12) 121911.2
13) 133017.8
14) 143017.8
15) 152213
16) 162615.4
17) 173118.3
98) Don't know53
99) Refused63.6
Missing860 
TOTAL169100.0
19) Enter age of second child age 12 to 17. (DI22A2)
TOTAL%
12) 12718.4
13) 131128.9
14) 14513.2
15) 15821.1
16) 1637.9
17) 1700
98) Don't know37.9
99) Refused12.6
Missing963 
TOTAL38100.0
20) Enter age of third child age 12 to 17. (DI22A3)
TOTAL%
12) 12225
13) 13225
15) 15112.5
16) 16112.5
17) 17225
Missing998 
TOTAL8100.0
21) Enter age of fourth child age 12 to 17. (DI22A4)
TOTAL%
12) 121100
Missing1004 
TOTAL1100.0
22) Enter age of first child age six to 11. (DI22B1)
TOTAL%
6) 63419.7
7) 71810.4
8) 83017.3
9) 92816.2
10) 102816.2
11) 112816.2
99) Refused74
Missing868 
TOTAL173100.0
23) Enter age of second child age six to 11. (DI22B2)
TOTAL%
6) 62233.8
7) 71116.9
8) 81015.4
9) 9913.8
10) 10812.3
11) 1111.5
99) Refused46.2
Missing956 
TOTAL65100.0
24) Enter age of third child age six to 11. (DI22B3)
TOTAL%
6) 618.3
7) 7758.3
99) Refused433.3
Missing995 
TOTAL12100.0
25) Enter age of first child under six. (DI22C1)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one year1815.3
1) 1108.5
2) 22319.5
3) 32117.8
4) 41815.3
5) 52622
99) Refused21.7
Missing908 
TOTAL118100.0
26) Enter age of second child under six. (DI22C2)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one year825.8
1) 1412.9
2) 2722.6
3) 3516.1
4) 4412.9
5) 539.7
Missing981 
TOTAL31100.0
27) Enter age of third child under six. (DI22C3)
TOTAL%
0) Less than one year266.7
3) 3133.3
Missing1002 
TOTAL3100.0
28) Enter age of fourth child under six. (DI22C4)
TOTAL%
3) 31100
Missing1004 
TOTAL1100.0
29) Are you the parent or guardian of anyone under 18 in your household? (PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes26226.1
2) No74373.9
TOTAL1005100.0
30) What is your age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18303
19) 19131.3
20) 208.8
21) 21212.1
22) 22252.5
23) 23232.3
24) 24222.2
25) 25171.7
26) 26101
27) 27151.5
28) 28171.7
29) 29121.2
30) 30353.5
31) 31202
32) 32181.8
33) 33141.4
34) 34131.3
35) 35151.5
36) 369.9
37) 37141.4
38) 38141.4
39) 397.7
40) 40262.6
41) 41191.9
42) 42191.9
43) 43121.2
44) 44101
45) 45191.9
46) 46202
47) 47161.6
48) 48191.9
49) 49141.4
50) 50262.6
51) 518.8
52) 52181.8
53) 53161.6
54) 54111.1
55) 55161.6
56) 568.8
57) 57222.2
58) 58212.1
59) 59212.1
60) 60252.5
61) 61202
62) 62161.6
63) 63121.2
64) 648.8
65) 65161.6
66) 669.9
67) 677.7
68) 68111.1
69) 69101
70) 70191.9
71) 71121.2
72) 726.6
73) 738.8
74) 746.6
75) 755.5
76) 767.7
77) 777.7
78) 78101
79) 794.4
80) 809.9
81) 811.1
82) 823.3
83) 833.3
84) 844.4
85) 855.5
86) 863.3
87) 872.2
88) 883.3
89) 8900
90) 902.2
91) 911.1
92) 9200
94) 9400
99) Refused353.5
TOTAL1002100.0
31) Could you please tell me if you are...? (AGE2)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2925.7
2) 30-491131.4
3) 50-64925.7
4) 65+925.7
9) Refused411.4
Missing964 
TOTAL35100.0
32) What is the last grade of school you completed? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate12312.2
2) High school graduate31931.7
3) Some college26126
4) Graduated college20520.4
5) Graduate school or more868.6
6) Technical school or other7.7
9) Refused4.4
TOTAL1005100.0
33) Is your total annual household income from all sources, and before taxes...? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $15,00013813.7
2) $15,000 but less than $25,00011911.8
3) $25,000 but less than $30,000686.8
4) $30,000 but less than $40,000929.2
5) $40,000 but less than $50,000888.8
6) $50,000 but less than $75,00012512.4
7) $75,000 but less than $100,000979.7
8) $100,000 and over (unspecified)9.9
9) Less than $50,000 (unspecified)212.1
10) $50,000 but less than $100,000 (unspecified)111.1
12) $100,000 to under $150,000666.6
13) $150,000 to under $200,000202
14) $200,000 to under $250,0006.6
15) $250,000 or more181.8
98) Don't know424.2
99) Refused858.5
TOTAL1005100.0
34) Race of respondent (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White non-Hispanic65665.2
2) Black non-Hispanic11511.4
3) White Hispanic11010.9
4) Black Hispanic212.1
5) Unspecified Hispanic151.5
6) Other race747.4
7) Refused151.5
TOTAL1006100.0
35) Party affiliation rotate (PARTYROT)
TOTAL%
1) Male Republican/Democrat23823.7
2) Male Democrat/Republican25925.8
3) Female Republican/Democrat24924.8
4) Female Democrat/Republican25925.8
TOTAL1005100.0
36) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as...? (PARTY)
TOTAL%
0) Other101
1) A Republican18918.8
2) A Democrat30830.6
3) An Independent43443.2
8) Don't know252.5
9) Refused393.9
TOTAL1005100.0
37) Ideology rotate (IDEOROT)
TOTAL%
1) D3 1-5 asked50250
2) D3 5-1 asked50350
TOTAL1005100.0
38) Generally speaking, would you describe your political views as...? (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative14314.2
2) Somewhat conservative22722.6
3) Moderate28628.5
4) Somewhat liberal17617.5
5) Very liberal11411.3
8) Don't know262.6
9) Refused333.3
TOTAL1005100.0
39) Are you registered to vote at your present address or not? (REGVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes76776.3
2) No22522.4
8) Don't know121.2
9) Refused1.1
TOTAL1005100.0
40) Besides the telephone number I reached you on, how many other telephone numbers, if any, does your household have? (OTHTEL)
TOTAL%
0) None49449.2
1) One727.2
2) Two434.3
3) Three151.5
7) Cell phone household only37537.3
9) Refused6.6
TOTAL1005100.0
41) Sex of respondent (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male48948.7
2) Female51651.3
TOTAL1005100.0
42) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox (such as Greek or Russian Orthodox), Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else or nothing in particular? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist828.1
2) Catholic, Roman Catholic24324.1
5) Evangelical6.6
6) Jehovah's Witnesses3.3
7) Jewish/Judaism202
8) Lutheran191.9
10) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS)272.7
11) Muslim/Islamic181.8
12) Orthodox (Eastern, Greek, Russian, Armenian, etc.)1.1
13) Pentecostal (Assemblies of God, Foursquare Gospel)5.5
14) Presbyterian9.9
15) Protestant13413.3
16) Seventh-day Adventist1.1
19) Unitarian/Universalist1.1
20) Buddhist1.1
21) Hindu8.8
22) Christian (just Christian)14214.1
23) Non-denominational or independent church141.4
24) Episcopalian or Anglican6.6
25) Methodist202
26) Church of Christ, or Disciples of Christ (Christian Church)4.4
27) Church of God1.1
29) Holiness (Nazarenes, Wesleyan Church, Salvation Army)2.2
90) Nothing in particular14414.3
95) Atheist333.3
96) Agnostic252.5
97) Other7.7
98) Don't know4.4
99) Refused272.7
TOTAL1007100.0
43) What is your religion, if any? (RELIGOP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
44) Would you describe yourself as a 'born-again' or 'evangelical Christian' or not? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes25157
2) No17539.8
8) Don't know112.5
9) Refused3.7
Missing528 
TOTAL440100.0
45) Were you born in the United States, the island of Puerto Rico, or in another country? (USBORN)
TOTAL%
1) United States6746.2
2) Puerto Rico64.1
3) Another country7249.7
Missing900 
TOTAL145100.0
46) How many years have you lived in the United States? (USLIVE)
TOTAL%
1) 145.1
2) 233.8
3) 333.8
5) 522.5
6) 645.1
8) 811.3
10) 1045.1
12) 1211.3
14) 1400
17) 1767.6
18) 1822.5
19) 1911.3
21) 2133.8
22) 2222.5
27) 2711.3
28) 2845.1
29) 2933.8
30) 3033.8
32) 3211.3
34) 3411.3
35) 3578.9
36) 3633.8
38) 3845.1
40) 40911.4
45) 4511.3
96) Less than a year22.5
98) Don't know22.5
99) Refused22.5
Missing966 
TOTAL79100.0
47) Ident (IDENT)
TOTAL%
1) Landline49849.6
2) Cell phone sample44143.9
3) Hispanic in language252.5
4) Both cell phone and Hispanic in language414.1
TOTAL1005100.0
48) Now thinking about your telephone use... Does anyone in your household, including yourself, have a working cell phone? (L1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent or someone in household has cell phone45186.1
2) No7213.7
9) Refused1.2
Missing405 
TOTAL524100.0
49) Of all the telephone calls that you and the other people in your household receive, are...? (L2A)
TOTAL%
1) All or almost all calls received on a cell phone9420.8
2) Some received on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone22850.6
3) All or almost all calls received on a regular home phone12728.2
8) Don't know2.4
Missing521 
TOTAL451100.0
50) Now thinking about your telephone use, is there at least one telephone INSIDE your home that is currently working and is not a cell phone? (C1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, has a home telephone10822.5
2) No, no home telephone37177.1
8) Don't know1.2
9) Refused1.2
Missing600 
TOTAL481100.0
51) Of all the telephone calls that you and the other people in your household receive, are...? (C2)
TOTAL%
1) All or almost all calls received on a cell phone5147.2
2) Some received on a cell phone and some on a regular home phone4642.6
3) All or almost all calls received on a regular home phone1110.2
Missing818 
TOTAL108100.0
52) How many different cell phone numbers do you personally answer calls on? (C1A)
TOTAL%
0) 0323.4
1) 166871.6
2) 213614.6
3) 3464.9
4) 48.9
5) 57.8
6) 62.2
7) 7202.1
8) Don't know101.1
9) Refused4.4
Missing116 
TOTAL933100.0
53) Q1 rotate (Q1ROT)
TOTAL%
1) Half sample B49249
2) Half sample A51351
TOTAL1005100.0
54) Which statement comes closest to your view about how the immigration system should deal with immigrants who are currently living in the U.S. illegally? The immigration system should...? (Q1)
TOTAL%
1) Allow them a way to become citizens provided they meet certain requirements63162.8
2) Allow them to become permanent legal residents, but not citizens14414.3
3) Identify and deport them18518.4
4) None of these9.9
9) Don't know/refused363.6
TOTAL1005100.0
55) Should U.S. immigration policy be an immediate priority for President Obama and Congress, be a priority but over the next couple of years, or should it not be a priority? (Q2)
TOTAL%
1) Be an immediate priority40940.7
2) Be a priority over the next couple years42442.2
3) Not a priority13713.6
9) Don't know/refused343.4
TOTAL1004100.0
56) Do you think the current immigration system in the United States is...? (Q3)
TOTAL%
1) Generally working767.6
2) Working but with some major problems24023.9
3) Broken but working in some areas31231
4) Completely broken33733.5
9) Don't know/refused404
TOTAL1005100.0
57) If it takes 13 years for someone to receive citizenship under a path to citizenship program, does that sound too long, too short, or about the right amount of time? (Q4)
TOTAL%
1) Too long67967.6
2) Too short515.1
3) About right24124
9) Don't know/refused343.4
TOTAL1005100.0
58) If it costs each person a total of $4,000 in fines and fees to receive citizenship under a path to citizenship program, does that sound like too much, too little, or about the right amount of fines and fees? (Q5)
TOTAL%
1) Too much43042.8
2) Too little15615.5
3) About right35235.1
9) Don't know/refused666.6
TOTAL1004100.0
59) Overall, do you support or oppose a plan to increase U.S. border security that includes adding 20,000 border agents and 700 miles of fence along the border with Mexico at a cost of 46 billion dollars? (Q6)
TOTAL%
1) Support strongly27627.5
2) Support somewhat20920.8
3) Oppose somewhat19419.3
4) Oppose strongly26426.3
9) Don't know/refused626.2
TOTAL1005100.0
60) What is your age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2921422
2) 30-3915816.3
3) 40-4917518
4) 50-6424925.6
5) 65+17518
Missing41 
TOTAL971100.0
61) What is the last grade of school you completed? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) High school graduate or less44344.2
2) Some college, technical school or other26826.7
3) Graduated college20520.5
4) Graduate school or more868.6
Missing4 
TOTAL1002100.0
62) Are you...? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single30330.4
2) Married51551.7
3) Separated, widowed or divorced17918
Missing10 
TOTAL997100.0
63) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as: (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) A Republican18920.1
2) A Democrat30832.7
3) An Independent or other44447.2
Missing56 
TOTAL941100.0
64) Sex of respondent (For use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male48948.7
2) Female51651.3
TOTAL1005100.0
65) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox (such as Greek or Russian Orthodox), Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else or nothing in particular? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant44445.6
2) Catholic, Roman Catholic24325
3) Other858.7
4) Nothing in particular, atheist or agnostic20120.7
Missing35 
TOTAL973100.0