Religious Coping in Iran

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1) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Saw my situation as God's will. (GODSWILL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all52.7
1) A little bit2111.4
2) Somewhat7339.5
3) Quite a bit5429.2
4) A great deal3217.3
TOTAL185100.0
2) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Sought comfort and guidance by reading the Qur'an. (RDGQURAN)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all1910.3
1) A little bit2513.5
2) Somewhat3518.9
3) Quite a bit5529.7
4) A great deal5127.6
TOTAL185100.0
3) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Realized that God cannot answer all my prayers. (GODCANT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all7741.6
1) A little bit4021.6
2) Somewhat3418.4
3) Quite a bit2211.9
4) A great deal126.5
TOTAL185100.0
4) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Didn't do much, just expected God to solve my problems for me. (GODSOLVE)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all6836.8
1) A little bit6937.3
2) Somewhat3016.2
3) Quite a bit137.0
4) A great deal52.7
TOTAL185100.0
5) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Did everything I could, then I asked God to sort it out Himself. (GODSORT)
TOTAL%
1) A little bit94.9
2) Somewhat4624.9
3) Quite a bit7641.1
4) A great deal5429.2
TOTAL185100.0
6) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Sought patience because God is with those who patiently persevere. (PATIENCE)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all21.1
1) A little bit2714.6
2) Somewhat6434.6
3) Quite a bit5931.9
4) A great deal3317.8
TOTAL185100.0
7) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Appealed to Prophets and Imams. (PROPHETS)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all137.0
1) A little bit2614.1
2) Somewhat4021.6
3) Quite a bit5228.1
4) A great deal5429.2
TOTAL185100.0
8) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Wondered whether God had abandoned me. (ABANDON)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all8244.3
1) A little bit5730.8
2) Somewhat2614.1
3) Quite a bit126.5
4) A great deal84.3
TOTAL185100.0
9) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Was destined to have this situation, so I didn't try to change it. (DESTINED)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all6836.8
1) A little bit6434.6
2) Somewhat4021.6
3) Quite a bit105.4
4) A great deal31.6
TOTAL185100.0
10) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Turned the situation over to God after doing all that I could. (TURNGOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all21.1
1) A little bit1910.3
2) Somewhat4222.7
3) Quite a bit6635.7
4) A great deal5630.3
TOTAL185100.0
11) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Sought tranquility by remembrance of God. (TRANQUIL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all105.4
1) A little bit2915.7
2) Somewhat3518.9
3) Quite a bit5328.6
4) A great deal5831.4
TOTAL185100.0
12) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Was disappointed with God's grace and mercy. (DISAPPNT)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all10858.4
1) A little bit4825.9
2) Somewhat1910.3
3) Quite a bit42.2
4) A great deal63.2
TOTAL185100.0
13) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Viewed my situation as a trial from God. (GODTRIAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all63.2
1) A little bit3619.5
2) Somewhat5730.8
3) Quite a bit5730.8
4) A great deal2915.7
TOTAL185100.0
14) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Read the certain prayers. (READPRYR)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all147.6
1) A little bit2010.8
2) Somewhat3921.1
3) Quite a bit6233.5
4) A great deal5027.0
TOTAL185100.0
15) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Did what I could and turned the rest over to God. (OVERGOD)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all10.5
1) A little bit84.3
2) Somewhat4524.3
3) Quite a bit6836.8
4) A great deal6334.1
TOTAL185100.0
16) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Thought suffering may bring me closer to God. (SUFFRNG)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all42.2
1) A little bit2413.0
2) Somewhat4323.2
3) Quite a bit7037.8
4) A great deal4423.8
TOTAL185100.0
17) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Sought help with prayer. (PRAYER)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all126.5
1) A little bit2010.8
2) Somewhat3418.4
3) Quite a bit4524.3
4) A great deal7440.0
TOTAL185100.0
18) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: My suffering was purification of my sins. (PURIFY)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all126.5
1) A little bit3820.5
2) Somewhat5027.0
3) Quite a bit5529.7
4) A great deal3016.2
TOTAL185100.0
19) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Didn't try to do much; just assumed God would handle it. (GODHANDL)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all8344.9
1) A little bit6133.0
2) Somewhat3217.3
3) Quite a bit63.2
4) A great deal31.6
TOTAL185100.0
20) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Attended pilgrimage when I felt upset. (PILGRMGE)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all2010.8
1) A little bit2111.4
2) Somewhat3820.5
3) Quite a bit3921.1
4) A great deal6736.2
TOTAL185100.0
21) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: I am angry at God because of my situation. (ANGER)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all5831.4
1) A little bit6233.5
2) Somewhat4524.3
3) Quite a bit137.0
4) A great deal73.8
TOTAL185100.0
22) Please read each item below and indicate, by circling the appropriate category, to what extent you used it in the situation you have just described: Suffering and difficulties strengthened my faith. (STRNGTHN)
TOTAL%
0) Not at all73.8
1) A little bit3720.0
2) Somewhat5429.2
3) Quite a bit6032.4
4) A great deal2714.6
TOTAL185100.0