Religion in Italy

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All frequencies weighted by 345) WEIGHT
1) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? In the event of an economic crisis, it is right that immigrants lose their jobs before Italians. (EXTAGRE1)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree258957.7
2) I somewhat agree112525.1
3) I strongly agree77417.2
Missing12 
TOTAL4488100.0
2) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? Today, Italy needs a strong man. (EXTAGRE2)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree119326.6
2) I somewhat agree131029.2
3) I strongly agree198844.3
Missing8 
TOTAL4491100.0
3) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? We must drastically reduce State intervention in society and support private entrepreneurship. (EXTAGRE3)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree179440.3
2) I somewhat agree158535.6
3) I strongly agree107724.2
Missing45 
TOTAL4456100.0
4) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? In Italy, the richest regions should contribute to the development of poorer ones. (EXTAGRE4)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree89219.9
2) I somewhat agree168437.6
3) I strongly agree190042.4
Missing24 
TOTAL4476100.0
5) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? Today, only fools give birth to children. (EXTAGRE5)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree386486.1
2) I somewhat agree3658.1
3) I strongly agree2595.8
Missing11 
TOTAL4488100.0
6) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? A married woman, even if she doesn't have any young children, should not work. (EXTAGRE6)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or fairly agree373783.3
2) I somewhat agree4099.1
3) I strongly agree3397.6
Missing14 
TOTAL4485100.0
7) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Divorce (CONDEM01)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn282762.9
2) I somewhat condemn76016.9
3) I strongly condemn90420.1
Missing8 
TOTAL4491100.0
8) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Using public transportation without paying (CONDEM02)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn93520.8
2) I somewhat condemn114025.4
3) I strongly condemn241353.8
Missing11 
TOTAL4488100.0
9) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Having homosexual intercourse (CONDEM03)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn170738.2
2) I somewhat condemn66114.8
3) I strongly condemn209546.9
Missing37 
TOTAL4463100.0
10) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Declaring to the tax office (see: IRS) less than you earn (CONDEM04)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn102422.9
2) I somewhat condemn118326.5
3) I strongly condemn226550.6
Missing28 
TOTAL4472100.0
11) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Having sex without being married (CONDEM05)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn308169
2) I somewhat condemn65314.6
3) I strongly condemn72916.3
Missing37 
TOTAL4463100.0
12) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Sexually betraying your spouse or partner (CONDEM06)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn88919.9
2) I somewhat condemn102422.9
3) I strongly condemn256457.3
Missing23 
TOTAL4477100.0
13) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Buying frivolous goods (CONDEM07)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn221149.4
2) I somewhat condemn120927
3) I strongly condemn106023.7
Missing19 
TOTAL4480100.0
14) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Living together without being married (CONDEM08)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn289264.5
2) I somewhat condemn64814.5
3) I strongly condemn94121
Missing19 
TOTAL4481100.0
15) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Masturbating (CONDEM09)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn246155.6
2) I somewhat condemn73816.7
3) I strongly condemn123127.8
Missing70 
TOTAL4430100.0
16) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Being absent from work without a valid reason (CONDEM10)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn61013.6
2) I somewhat condemn119926.8
3) I strongly condemn267059.6
Missing21 
TOTAL4479100.0
17) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Use workforce off the books/records (CONDEM11)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn110524.7
2) I somewhat condemn121227.1
3) I strongly condemn216148.3
Missing22 
TOTAL4478100.0
18) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Taking soft drugs (CONDEM12)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn77117.2
2) I somewhat condemn69115.4
3) I strongly condemn302867.4
Missing10 
TOTAL4490100.0
19) We list below a series of behaviors that some consider morally unacceptable. Which would you condemn, and to what extent? Throwing away garbage in the woods, in parks, or into the sea (CONDEM13)
TOTAL%
1) I don't condemn at all or I fairly condemn2806.2
2) I somewhat condemn48510.8
3) I strongly condemn372182.9
Missing13 
TOTAL4486100.0
20) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? People who commit murder should be sentenced to death. (EXAGREE1)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly235852.5
2) Somewhat agree100022.3
3) Strongly agree113525.3
Missing7 
TOTAL4493100.0
21) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? We should reject the use of weapons under any circumstances. (EXAGREE2)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly180240.2
2) Somewhat agree118526.4
3) Strongly agree149833.4
Missing15 
TOTAL4485100.0
22) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? Most of the unemployed people or those who cannot find a job are people who don't want to work hard or people who have too high demands. (EXAGREE3)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly269460.1
2) Somewhat agree116426
3) Strongly agree62513.9
Missing17 
TOTAL4483100.0
23) To what extent do you agree with the following statements? The State should assist large families more. (EXAGREE4)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly93920.9
2) Somewhat agree161335.9
3) Strongly agree193943.2
Missing9 
TOTAL4491100.0
24) Do you consider yourself a believer? (URBELVER)
TOTAL%
1) I believe in Jesus Christ and in the teachings of the Catholic Church240653.5
2) I believe in Jesus Christ, but only partially in the teachings of the Catholic Church137430.5
3) I'm a believer but not in the Catholic Religion1012.2
4) I believe in God or a higher reality, but do not belong to any particular religion2896.4
5) I think that there is neither God nor higher reality1262.8
6) I'm still looking for it1232.7
7) I have never thought about it; I don't care; I don't know811.8
TOTAL4500100.0
25) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because I have been living in a background (nation, family) in which this religious faith prevails (YCNTBEL1)
TOTAL%
1) First choice166040
2) Second choice64915.6
3) Third choice54913.2
4) No choice129331.1
Missing348 
TOTAL4151100.0
26) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because I believe that my religion contains the true message (of religion) (YCNTBEL2)
TOTAL%
1) First choice63815.4
2) Second choice59514.3
3) Third choice3338
4) No choice258662.3
Missing348 
TOTAL4152100.0
27) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because I am fascinated by Jesus Christ (or other religions' figures) (YCNTBEL3)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1092.6
2) Second choice1754.2
3) Third choice1764.2
4) No choice369388.9
Missing348 
TOTAL4153100.0
28) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because I know some religious people whose testimony has convinced me (YCNTBEL4)
TOTAL%
1) First choice832
2) Second choice3087.4
3) Third choice2335.6
4) No choice352785
Missing348 
TOTAL4151100.0
29) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because to believe in God is a human need (YCNTBEL5)
TOTAL%
1) First choice82819.9
2) Second choice99323.9
3) Third choice60614.6
4) No choice172541.5
Missing348 
TOTAL4152100.0
30) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because faith helps people answer the great questions of life (YCNTBEL6)
TOTAL%
1) First choice43210.4
2) Second choice77518.7
3) Third choice87421
4) No choice207249.9
Missing348 
TOTAL4153100.0
31) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): For devotion to some Saint or to the Virgin Mary (or, if not Catholic, Prophets) (YCNTBEL7)
TOTAL%
1) First choice34.8
2) Second choice1343.2
3) Third choice2375.7
4) No choice374790.2
Missing348 
TOTAL4152100.0
32) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Because during my life I've felt God close to me (YCNTBEL8)
TOTAL%
1) First choice3227.8
2) Second choice2806.7
3) Third choice53913
4) No choice301172.5
Missing348 
TOTAL4152100.0
33) What are the reasons why as of today (if a believer) you continue to believe? (1st + 2nd + 3rd choice): Other (YCNTBEL9)
TOTAL%
1) First choice411
2) Second choice12.3
3) Third choice31.7
4) No choice406798
Missing348 
TOTAL4151100.0
34) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: Religion helps us to find the deeper meaning of life. (GODREL01)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly89720
2) Somewhat agree199344.4
3) Strongly agree159435.5
Missing17 
TOTAL4484100.0
35) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: Religion makes me more peaceful about death. (GODREL02)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly140231.5
2) Somewhat agree163336.6
3) Strongly agree142231.9
Missing43 
TOTAL4457100.0
36) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: God is a father who loves and who cares about every individual human being. (GODREL03)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly107324.1
2) Somewhat agree151734.1
3) Strongly agree185841.8
Missing52 
TOTAL4448100.0
37) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: What we call God is just the sum of our desires and ideals for life. (GODREL04)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly317071.4
2) Somewhat agree88820
3) Strongly agree3838.6
Missing59 
TOTAL4441100.0
38) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: There is no God, because if there were one He would not allow the spread of evil and injustice in the world. (GODREL05)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly394688.5
2) Somewhat agree3357.5
3) Strongly agree1774
Missing42 
TOTAL4458100.0
39) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: Those who believe in God are the most naïve and ingenuous amongst people. (GODREL06)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly423295
2) Somewhat agree1593.6
3) Strongly agree641.4
Missing45 
TOTAL4455100.0
40) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: Disasters are the results of sins. (GODREL07)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly380385.3
2) Somewhat agree49511.1
3) Strongly agree1583.5
Missing44 
TOTAL4456100.0
41) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: Human beings are sinners and so need a God who forgives them. (GODREL08)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly153234.3
2) Somewhat agree152434.1
3) Strongly agree141131.6
Missing33 
TOTAL4467100.0
42) We list below a series of statements about God and religion. We would like to know if and to what extent you agree with them: People who are fine and having no big worries in life also have no need for God. (GODREL09)
TOTAL%
1) Don't agree at all-fairly375584
2) Somewhat agree45510.2
3) Strongly agree2595.8
Missing31 
TOTAL4469100.0
43) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: Human beings have an immortal soul. (BELIEF01)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly151433.8
2) Somewhat133329.7
3) Strongly163536.5
Missing18 
TOTAL4482100.0
44) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: Every man will come back to life at the end of time. (BELIEF02)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly206546.2
2) Somewhat117426.3
3) Strongly122727.5
Missing34 
TOTAL4466100.0
45) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: The word of God was revealed in the Scriptures (Bible, the Gospels, etc…) (BELIEF03)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly83518.7
2) Somewhat143932.3
3) Strongly218549
Missing42 
TOTAL4459100.0
46) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: Believe Jesus Christ is the Son of God. (BELIEF04)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly60613.6
2) Somewhat98822.2
3) Strongly286464.2
Missing42 
TOTAL4458100.0
47) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: The Catholic Church is an organization founded and directly supported by God. (BELIEF05)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly157135.3
2) Somewhat133430
3) Strongly154934.8
Missing46 
TOTAL4454100.0
48) We list below a series of beliefs. We would like to know how much do you believe in each of them: Some people are possessed by the Devil. (BELIEF06)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly270560.6
2) Somewhat102022.9
3) Strongly73716.5
Missing38 
TOTAL4462100.0
49) What do you think there is in the after death? (AFTDEATH)
TOTAL%
1) Nothing46910.4
2) I don't know. I am uncertain.94321
3) You never know what comes after death.100222.3
4) I think after death there is another life.186541.5
5) I think that after death we'll be reincarnated as another man/woman or as another living creature.1673.7
6) Other511.1
Missing4 
TOTAL4497100.0
50) What is your opinion about Hell? (OPNHELL)
TOTAL%
1) It is a place of damnation for the wicked ones, who are punished in eternal flames.73416.4
2) It is an eternal exclusion from relationship with God.161035.9
3) Hell doesn't exist, because God can't condemn any man to eternal damnation.57712.9
4) I do not believe in Hell.99322.2
5) I don't care. I have never asked myself this question.56712.7
Missing19 
TOTAL4481100.0
51) What is your opinion about Heaven? (OPNHEVEN)
TOTAL%
1) It is a place of eternal happiness, to reward the righteous.111724.9
2) It is eternal communion with God.221149.3
3) I do not believe in Heaven.72016
4) I do not care. I have never asked myself this question.4399.8
Missing13 
TOTAL4487100.0
52) What is your opinion about the Devil? (OPNDEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) He is a creature that actually exists and pushes the man to evil.103923.2
2) He is the natural aptitude to evil, the bad side of every man.218148.6
3) Devil is just a folkloric invention, born from fear and superstition.67815.1
4) I do not care. I have never asked myself this question.58613.1
Missing15 
TOTAL4484100.0
53) What do you think about the Virgin Mary's apparitions that allegedly took place in Lourdes and Fatima? (VMLORFAT)
TOTAL%
1) These are signs of God's presence among men.249855.7
2) These are just folkloric inventions, hallucinations or suggestions.4159.2
3) These are inventions of the priests.811.8
4) I am uncertain. I can't answer.131729.4
5) I don't care.1763.9
Missing13 
TOTAL4487100.0
54) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): It's something very concrete: family, work and my problems. (MEANLFE1)
TOTAL%
1) First choice186941.5
2) Second choice100422.3
3) No choice162836.2
TOTAL4501100.0
55) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): It's what we make by our efforts and sacrifices. (MEANLFE2)
TOTAL%
1) First choice84118.7
2) Second choice140531.2
3) No choice225450.1
TOTAL4500100.0
56) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): I do not ask myself such a question: I live and nothing else matters. (MEANLFE3)
TOTAL%
1) First choice781.7
2) Second choice761.7
3) No choice434596.6
TOTAL4499100.0
57) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): It's something that makes sense only if you enjoy it. (MEANLFE4)
TOTAL%
1) First choice751.7
2) Second choice1763.9
3) No choice424894.4
TOTAL4499100.0
58) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): It's a gift from God, something to answer for. (MEANLFE5)
TOTAL%
1) First choice115825.7
2) Second choice82418.3
3) No choice251856
TOTAL4500100.0
59) What is for you the meaning of life? (1st or 2nd choice): Life is a mystery which man can only understand in pieces. (MEANLFE6)
TOTAL%
1) First choice46310.3
2) Second choice67214.9
3) No choice336574.8
TOTAL4500100.0
60) What do you think, or what would you think, about the sudden death of a loved one? (SUDEATH)
TOTAL%
1) It does not make sense, it is nonsense.3688.2
2) I think it is chance that rules human existence.4279.5
3) Sorrow is part of life and we must deal with it.266159.4
4) I understand that man is limited and he needs someone bigger than himself.3096.9
5) I seek answers with my faith.62814
6) Other861.9
Missing21 
TOTAL4479100.0
61) What is the place of religion in your life? (PLACEREL)
TOTAL%
1) Key place69115.4
2) Important place138530.8
3) Somewhat important149033.2
4) Not so important69215.4
5) Entirely irrelevant2335.2
Missing8 
TOTAL4491100.0
62) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In pain, illness or danger. (GDPRES01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected205545.7
2) Selected244554.3
TOTAL4500100.0
63) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): At the death of relatives, friends or at the thought of death. (GDPRES02)
TOTAL%
1) Not seleceted328773
2) Selected121327
TOTAL4500100.0
64) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In joy, happiness or success. (GDPRES03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected353278.5
2) Selected96821.5
TOTAL4500100.0
65) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In front of the beauties of nature or art. (GDPRES04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected341976
2) Selected108124
TOTAL4500100.0
66) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): When I'm at peace with my conscience. (GDPRES05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected341375.8
2) Selected108724.2
TOTAL4500100.0
67) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): When I pray or think of the meaning of life. (GDPRES06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected328172.9
2) Selected121927.1
TOTAL4500100.0
68) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): During particular religious rituals or special celebrations. (GDPRES07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected396288
2) Selected53812
TOTAL4500100.0
69) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): When I need to face important decisions in my life. (GDPRES08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected382585
2) Selected67515
TOTAL4500100.0
70) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In the presence of somebody who clearly testifies love and faith. (GDPRES09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected379184.2
2) Selected70915.8
TOTAL4500100.0
71) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In some particular moments of community life. (GDPRES10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected425294.5
2) Selected2485.5
TOTAL4500100.0
72) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): In love experiences. (GDPRES11)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected423794.2
2) Selected2635.8
TOTAL4500100.0
73) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): Under no circumstances. (GDPRES12)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected412391.6
2) Selected3778.4
TOTAL4500100.0
74) Under what circumstances, as listed below, do you happen to feel the presence or the closeness of God or any higher being or power? (Up to three responses): Under other circumstances. (GDPRES13)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected446599.2
2) Selected35.8
TOTAL4500100.0
75) Usually how close do you feel to God? (CLOSTOGD)
TOTAL%
1) I do not believe in God1743.9
2) Not at all1212.7
3) Fairly close67615.1
4) Close enough232951.9
5) Very close88319.7
6) I do not know3076.8
Missing9 
TOTAL4490100.0
76) In your life, have you ever: Had a feeling that God or any higher being is watching over your life or protects you? (LIFEXP01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected183740.8
2) Selected266359.2
TOTAL4500100.0
77) In your life, have you ever: Had a feeling that certain things happen because God wants to communicate something to you? (LIFEXP02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected284663.2
2) Selected165436.8
TOTAL4500100.0
78) In your life, have you ever: Had a feeling that evil powers exist? (LIFEXP03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected381184.7
2) Selected68915.3
TOTAL4500100.0
79) In your life, have you ever: Had a feeling of having received mercy? (LIFEXP04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected350677.9
2) Selected99422.1
TOTAL4500100.0
80) In your life, have you ever: Felt deep contact with a loved one who passed away? (LIFEXP05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected349177.6
2) Selected100922.4
TOTAL4500100.0
81) In your life, have you ever: Experienced extraordinary or supernatural situations, like: spirit communication, extracorporeal protection, levitation? (LIFEXP06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected437597.2
2) Selected1252.8
TOTAL4500100.0
82) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Made me more responsible. (RELEXP01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected303767.5
2) Selected146332.5
TOTAL4500100.0
83) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Provided me help and comfort to overcome challenging moments. (RELEXP02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected204845.5
2) Selected245254.5
TOTAL4500100.0
84) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Made me feel like having an important task in life. (RELEXP03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected381484.8
2) Selected68615.2
TOTAL4500100.0
85) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Gave me a sense of guilt. (RELEXP04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected400689
2) Selected49411
TOTAL4500100.0
86) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Enabled me to better distinguish between good and evil. (RELEXP05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected274461
2) Selected175639
TOTAL4500100.0
87) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): I was just deluded. (RELEXP06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected442098.2
2) Selected801.8
TOTAL4500100.0
88) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Prevented me from acting freely. (RELEXP07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected441098
2) Selected902
TOTAL4500100.0
89) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Made my relations with people who don't think like I do more difficult. (RELEXP08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected436997.1
2) Selected1312.9
TOTAL4500100.0
90) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Made me more generous and helpful to others. (RELEXP09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected280162.2
2) Selected169937.8
TOTAL4500100.0
91) How have your religious experiences affected your life? (Up to three responses): Had no particular influence. (RELEXP10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected379684.4
2) Selected70415.6
TOTAL4500100.0
92) In your opinion, how would it be if there were no religions in the world? (OPNOREL)
TOTAL%
1) In a better way1824.1
2) In the same way4009
3) In a worse way292966.1
4) I don't know91720.7
Missing72 
TOTAL4428100.0
93) Currently, what religion do you feel to belong? (RELBELNG)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic398088.6
2) Jehovah's Witness26.6
3) Protestant30.7
4) Orthodox5.1
5) Jew10
6) Muslim29.6
7) Buddhist12.3
8) Other15.3
9) No religion3968.8
Missing7 
TOTAL4494100.0
94) If you declared to belong to any religion: You belong to this religion: (RESNREL)
TOTAL%
1) For personal conviction, and actively90922.2
2) For personal conviction, but not always actively166240.6
3) For cultural tradition, because of my formation111627.3
4) Because I share some ideas of Catholicism (Or Judaism, Protestantism, etc.)3919.6
5) Other reason14.3
Missing409 
TOTAL4092100.0
95) If you declared to belong to any religion: Do you agree totally or partially in the way of understanding and living in the faith expressed by your church? (AGRFAITH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, but without any reservation127131.1
2) Yes, but with some reservation133832.8
3) I am Catholic (or Jewish, Protestant, etc.) but in my own way99124.3
4) I am Catholic (or Jewish, Protestant, etc.) even if my thoughts are not so clear46611.4
5) Other19.5
Missing415 
TOTAL4085100.0
96) If you declared to belong to any religion: Which one of the following statements do you feel closest to? (TRUREL)
TOTAL%
1) All religions are false932.1
2) There is something true in all religions, so they are all the same146632.8
3) There is one true religion, the others just contain some partial truths145332.5
4) There is one true religion, the others are false53512
5) I can't answer that question92120.6
Missing31 
TOTAL4468100.0
97) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Be a member of some associations, groups or religious movements (BLVRSH01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected379484.3
2) Selected70615.7
TOTAL4500100.0
98) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Pray (BLVRSH02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected158235.2
2) Selected291864.8
TOTAL4500100.0
99) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Go to Mass on Sunday or attend religious services (BLVRSH03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected278761.9
2) Selected171338.1
TOTAL4500100.0
100) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Counsel with priests (BLVRSH04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected404990
2) Selected45110
TOTAL4500100.0
101) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Devote himself/herself to the others (BLVRSH05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected143631.9
2) Selected306468.1
TOTAL4500100.0
102) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Understand and deepen the truths of faith (BLVRSH06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected314569.9
2) Selected135530.1
TOTAL4500100.0
103) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Give religious education to their children (BLVRSH07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected182940.6
2) Selected267159.4
TOTAL4500100.0
104) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Follow the directions of the religious authorities (BLVRSH08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected418593
2) Selected3157
TOTAL4500100.0
105) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Respect life (BLVRSH09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected143331.8
2) Selected306768.2
TOTAL4500100.0
106) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Read religious publications (BLVRSH10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected438297.4
2) Selected1182.6
TOTAL4500100.0
107) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Contribute to the economic needs of their Church or religious group (BLVRSH11)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected406090.2
2) Selected4409.8
TOTAL4500100.0
108) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Look for God (BLVRSH12)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected327972.9
2) Selected122127.1
TOTAL4500100.0
109) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Commit himself/herself in politics for the common good (BLVRSH13)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected391987.1
2) Selected58112.9
TOTAL4500100.0
110) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Read the Bible or other sacred texts and meditate on it (BLVRSH14)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected392487.2
2) Selected57612.8
TOTAL4500100.0
111) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Respect nature (BLVRSH15)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected284963.3
2) Selected165136.7
TOTAL4500100.0
112) In your opinion, regardless of whether you are a believer or not, what should a person who believes in God do? (Mark the 5 most important actions): Practice acts of penance (BLVRSH16)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected419693.2
2) Selected3046.8
TOTAL4500100.0
113) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Secular-based volunteer groups (BELONG01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected431295.8
2) Selected1884.2
TOTAL4500100.0
114) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Faith-based volunteer groups (BELONG02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected428195.1
2) Selected2194.9
TOTAL4500100.0
115) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Other groups, associations or movements, religious or faith-based (including parish Church groups) (BELONG03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected410391.2
2) Selected3978.8
TOTAL4500100.0
116) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Artistic or cultural groups (including choirs, pro loco=local office which organizes cultural and athletic events, private clubs) (BELONG04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected424894.4
2) Selected2525.6
TOTAL4500100.0
117) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Sports and recreational groups (BELONG05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected406290.3
2) Selected4389.7
TOTAL4500100.0
118) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Military or veterans organizations (BELONG06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected441598.1
2) Selected851.9
TOTAL4500100.0
119) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Ethnic organizations (emigrates, former immigrants) (BELONG07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected447799.5
2) Selected23.5
TOTAL4500100.0
120) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Groups for environment protection (ecologist) (BELONG08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected436196.9
2) Selected1393.1
TOTAL4500100.0
121) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Groups for Peace and Disarmament (BELONG09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected445899.1
2) Selected42.9
TOTAL4500100.0
122) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? School clubs (BELONG10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected438097.3
2) Selected1202.7
TOTAL4500100.0
123) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Labor unions (BELONG11)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected424094.2
2) Selected2605.8
TOTAL4500100.0
124) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Craft unions (BELONG12)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected435696.8
2) Selected1443.2
TOTAL4500100.0
125) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Political parties (BELONG13)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected435096.7
2) Selected1503.3
TOTAL4500100.0
126) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Other political groups or movements (BELONG14)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected445699
2) Selected441
TOTAL4500100.0
127) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Animation teams and youth-training groups (BELONG15)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected437797.3
2) Selected1232.7
TOTAL4500100.0
128) Do you belong to one (or more) of any of the following types of group, association or movement? Other groups or movements (BELONG16)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected438997.5
2) Selected1112.5
TOTAL4500100.0
129) If you belong to any faith-based groups, associations or movements, please tell us which group you are involved in and how often you attend to it: National catholic associations and movements (AC=Catholic Action, CL=Communion and Liberation, ACLI=Christian Association of Italian Workers, Scouts, etc.). (INVMNT01)
TOTAL%
1) No, I do not attend47167.4
2) Yes, I occasionally attend10114.4
3) Yes, I regularly attend12718.2
Missing3801 
TOTAL699100.0
130) If you belong to any faith-based groups, associations or movements, please tell us which group you are involved in and how often you attend to it: Parish/Church Groups (catechesis, prayer, liturgy and charity). (INVMNT02)
TOTAL%
1) No, I do not attend33645.2
2) Yes, I occasionally attend19326
3) Yes, I regularly attend21428.8
Missing3758 
TOTAL743100.0
131) If you belong to any faith-based groups, associations or movements, please tell us which group you are involved in and how often you attend to it: Other local Catholic Groups or associations (family groups, Bible reading groups, etc.). (INVMNT03)
TOTAL%
1) No, I do not attend47675.1
2) Yes, I occasionally attend8613.6
3) Yes, I regularly attend7211.4
Missing3866 
TOTAL634100.0
132) If you belong to any faith-based groups, associations or movements, please tell us which group you are involved in and how often you attend to it: Other faith-based (non catholic) groups or associations. (INVMNT04)
TOTAL%
1) No, I do not attend52282.9
2) Yes, I occasionally attend579
3) Yes, I regularly attend518.1
Missing3870 
TOTAL630100.0
133) What would you like religion to become in the future? A religion based on few core beliefs that unites Christians, Muslims, Buddhists and other believers. (RELFUT01)
TOTAL%
1) I wouldn't like it or maybe just a little152938.9
2) I'd quite like it145036.9
3) I'd like it very much94724.1
Missing575 
TOTAL3926100.0
134) What would you like religion to become in the future? A religion that, above all, is involved in delivering man from all slavery and oppression on earth. (RELFUT02)
TOTAL%
1) I wouldn't like it or maybe just a little60715.3
2) I'd quite like it137134.6
3) I'd like it very much199050.2
Missing533 
TOTAL3968100.0
135) How often do you pray or recite sacred formulas outside of religious services? (OFTPRAY)
TOTAL%
1) Never76317.1
2) Sometimes, yearly60513.5
3) Sometimes, monthly48910.9
4) Sometimes, weekly77217.3
5) About once a day130429.2
6) Several times a day54012.1
Missing28 
TOTAL4473100.0
136) If you pray, why do you? I do it because I was taught that way. (WHYPRAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected366681.5
2) Selected83418.5
TOTAL4500100.0
137) If you pray, why do you? I do it because it is mandatory for a believer. (WHYPRAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected381584.8
2) Selected68515.2
TOTAL4500100.0
138) If you pray, why do you? I pray to feel closer to God. (WHYPRAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected250555.7
2) Selected199544.3
TOTAL4500100.0
139) If you pray, why do you? I do it to get help and comfort, especially in hard times. (WHYPRAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected253456.3
2) Selected196643.7
TOTAL4500100.0
140) If you pray, why do you? I do it to ask for forgiveness. (WHYPRAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected353578.6
2) Selected96521.4
TOTAL4500100.0
141) If you pray, why do you? I do it to ask for material or spiritual graces. (WHYPRAY6)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected406690.4
2) Selected4349.6
TOTAL4500100.0
142) If you pray, why do you? I do it to praise and thank the Lord. (WHYPRAY7)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected339175.4
2) Selected110924.6
TOTAL4500100.0
143) If you pray, why do you? I do it to make things clear to myself and to think about myself. (WHYPRAY8)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected348177.4
2) Selected101922.6
TOTAL4500100.0
144) If you pray, why do you? I pray for other reasons. (WHYPRAY9)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected443598.6
2) Selected651.4
TOTAL4500100.0
145) Who do you turn to, most often? To God. (TURNTO1)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected192542.8
2) Selected257557.2
TOTAL4500100.0
146) Who do you turn to, most often? To Jesus Christ. (TURNTO2)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected278061.8
2) Selected172038.2
TOTAL4500100.0
147) Who do you turn to, most often? To the Virgin Mary. (TURNTO3)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected239353.2
2) Selected210746.8
TOTAL4500100.0
148) Who do you turn to, most often? To the Saints. (TURNTO4)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected371182.5
2) Selected78917.5
TOTAL4500100.0
149) Who do you turn to, most often? To the Holy Ghost. (TURNTO5)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected409190.9
2) Selected4099.1
TOTAL4500100.0
150) Who do you turn to, most often? To the Dead. (TURNTO6)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected341976
2) Selected108124
TOTAL4500100.0
151) Who do you turn to, most often? Other. (TURNTO7)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected444398.7
2) Selected571.3
TOTAL4500100.0
152) When you pray alone, how do you do? I use standard formulas/prayers. (HOWPRAY1)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected192042.7
2) Selected258057.3
TOTAL4500100.0
153) When you pray alone, how do you do? I use my own words/expressions. (HOWPRAY2)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected217748.4
2) Selected232351.6
TOTAL4500100.0
154) When you pray alone, how do you do? I read or meditate on the Bible or other Sacred Texts. (HOWPRAY3)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected417192.7
2) Selected3297.3
TOTAL4500100.0
155) When you pray alone, how do you do? I stand in silence, or listening, or in contemplation (HOWPRAY4)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected372982.9
2) Selected77117.1
TOTAL4500100.0
156) When you pray alone, how do you do? I reflect on my life and on what happens around me. (HOWPRAY5)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected320371.2
2) Selected129728.8
TOTAL4500100.0
157) When you pray alone, how do you do? Other. (HOWPRAY6)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected447599.4
2) Selected25.6
TOTAL4500100.0
158) Over the past year have you participated in meetings, conferences, debates and initiatives organized by your Church, religious groups or religious centers? (PARTMEET)
TOTAL%
1) Never, because I don't care.121027.4
2) Never, because I have no time.162636.8
3) Never, for other reasons.3618.2
4) Yes, for my children (Catechism, First Communion, youth group, school, etc...).2906.6
5) Yes, for personal interest.71016.1
6) Yes, I do both for my children and for personal interest.1433.2
7) Yes, for other reasons.781.8
Missing83 
TOTAL4418100.0
159) If you did (participate in meetings, conferences...), who organized the events? Youth parish (Church) (ORGNZD1)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected353878.6
2) Selected96221.4
TOTAL4500100.0
160) If you did (participate in meetings, conferences...), who organized the events? Other religious centers or organizations (ORGNZD2V)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected433096.2
2) Selected1703.8
TOTAL4500100.0
161) If you did (participate in meetings, conferences...), who organized the events? Other religious association, group or movement (ORGNZD3)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected422493.9
2) Selected2766.1
TOTAL4500100.0
162) If you did (participate in meetings, conferences...), who organized the events? If you are not Catholic, your Church or religious community (denomination) (ORGNZD4)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected446399.2
2) Selected37.8
TOTAL4500100.0
163) Excluding weddings and funerals, how often do you attend Mass, if you are not Catholic, other religious rites? (OFTATND)
TOTAL%
1) Never58013
2) Once or twice a year78617.6
3) Several times a year88119.7
4) About once a month3056.8
5) Twice or three times a month52211.7
6) Weekly114125.6
7) Several times a week2465.5
Missing39 
TOTAL4461100.0
164) If you attend at least a few times a year, which is your predominant attitude during the Mass (or equivalent religious ritual)? (ATTMASS)
TOTAL%
1) Most of the time I watch absent-mindedly.41710.8
2) I participate with some discomfort because religious services seem too formal to me.55314.4
3) Usually I can concentrate and meditate.244463.5
4) I enter deep communication with God.43611.3
Missing651 
TOTAL3850100.0
165) What feeling did you gather from the sermon (homily) that you've heard during last Sunday Mass (or equivalent religious ritual)? The sermon was understandable. (SERMON01)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all or just a little57014.8
2) Quite understandable216756.3
3) Very understandable111028.9
Missing654 
TOTAL3847100.0
166) What feeling did you gather from the sermon (homily) that you've heard during last Sunday Mass (or equivalent religious ritual)? The sermon was challenging. (SERMON02)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all or just a little188749.6
2) Quite challenging134335.3
3) Very challenging57815.2
Missing693 
TOTAL3808100.0
167) What feeling did you gather from the sermon (homily) that you've heard during last Sunday Mass (or equivalent religious ritual)? The last sermon was controversial. (SERMON03)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all or just a little290476.4
2) Quite controversial60515.9
3) Very controversial2917.7
Missing700 
TOTAL3800100.0
168) What feeling did you gather from the sermon (homily) that you've heard during last Sunday Mass (or equivalent religious ritual)? The sermon was long. (SERMON04)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all or just a little204153.3
2) Quite long105427.5
3) Very long73519.2
Missing670 
TOTAL3830100.0
169) Only for those who have children: Did you baptize your children? (BPTCHLD1)
TOTAL%
1) I didn't521.8
2) I baptized just some of them15.5
3) Yes, all of them278497.6
Missing1650 
TOTAL2851100.0
170) Only for those who have children: If you have a chance to make this decision today, what would be your choice? (BPTCHLD2)
TOTAL%
1) I wouldn't baptize my children.802.8
2) I would baptize my children.254089.2
3) I would leave them free to choose.2007
4) I would leave the choice to my spouse/partner.12.4
5) I don't know.16.6
Missing1653 
TOTAL2848100.0
171) Only for those who don't have children: If you had children, what would be your choice about baptism? (BPTCHLD3)
TOTAL%
1) I wouldn't baptize my children.593.6
2) I would baptize my children.131979.6
3) I would leave them free to choose.20212.2
4) I would leave the choice to my spouse/partner.311.9
5) I don't know.452.7
Missing2844 
TOTAL1656100.0
172) If you had to choose how to celebrate your wedding today, what would be your choice? (WEDCELEB)
TOTAL%
1) I would choose a religious ceremony.372383.6
2) I would choose a civil ceremony.3397.6
3) I would prefer to live together with my partner or at least get married in an unofficial way.2906.5
4) I would neither live together nor marry.1022.3
Missing46 
TOTAL4454100.0
173) If you got married or want to marry in a religious ceremony, what are the reasons for your choice? (YRELWED)
TOTAL%
1) For tradition, because the religious ceremony is part of our culture108726.7
2) To avoid trouble at home and to please the family1263.1
3) Because I do not want to be different from other people30.7
4) Because the religious ceremony is a stronger commitment than the civil one3638.9
5) Because my religion requires that way3258
6) Because the religious ceremony is the most beautiful and the atmosphere is more solemn1172.9
7) Because I believe in the religious meaning of marriage198948.9
8) For other reasons30.7
Missing433 
TOTAL4067100.0
174) How often do you receive communion? (OFTCOMM)
TOTAL%
1) I never do it.88219.7
2) I do it sometimes over many years.75316.8
3) I do it only at Christmas, at Easter or at other high holidays.61713.8
4) I do it a few times during the year.95521.3
5) I do it about once a month.3217.2
6) I do two or three times a month.3718.3
7) I do it every week.4359.7
8) I do it several times during the week.1413.2
Missing23 
TOTAL4475100.0
175) How often do you approach the Confession? (OFTCONF)
TOTAL%
1) I never do it.114825.7
2) I do it sometimes over many years.97521.8
3) I do it once or twice a year.68015.2
4) I do it a few times during the year.95921.4
5) I do it every month or so.57212.8
6) I do it more frequently than once a month.1403.1
Missing26 
TOTAL4474100.0
176) What do you think about the current way to approach the Confession? (CONFAPR)
TOTAL%
1) The Confession should be kept the way it is now.192143.1
2) The Confession must be retained, but it should be made some changes from the manner prescribed by the Church.101922.9
3) The Confession makes no sense.85119.1
4) I don't know.66614.9
Missing43 
TOTAL4457100.0
177) What makes you most uncomfortable with respect to the Confession? (UNCMCONF)
TOTAL%
1) The way some priests hear confession.82418.6
2) The priest is not necessary; to repent of sins to God is just fine.125028.2
3) The fact of having to talk to another man about my guilt.46810.6
4) I think the Church hold as sin something that is not.2335.3
5) Nothing makes me uncomfortable, because I do not care.3247.3
6) Confession doesn't make me uncomfortable.128228.9
7) Other.481.1
Missing70 
TOTAL4429100.0
178) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you participate in processions? (RELYER01)
TOTAL%
1) Never257157.7
2) Once89520.1
3) More than once98622.1
Missing48 
TOTAL4452100.0
179) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you participate in pilgrimages? (RELYER02)
TOTAL%
1) Never378485.2
2) Once4249.5
3) More than once2325.2
Missing60 
TOTAL4440100.0
180) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you make or keep a vow? (RELYER03)
TOTAL%
1) Never363782.2
2) Once58913.3
3) More than once2014.5
Missing73 
TOTAL4427100.0
181) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you ask your Church to celebrate a requiem Mass for your departed? (RELYER04)
TOTAL%
1) Never249556.3
2) Once67515.2
3) More than once126328.5
Missing68 
TOTAL4433100.0
182) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you donate money to your parish or religious community (excluding offers during the Mass)? (RELYER05)
TOTAL%
1) Never224650.6
2) Once84419
3) More than once135330.5
Missing57 
TOTAL4443100.0
183) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you donate money to people, organizations or religious groups engaged in charities? (RELYER06)
TOTAL%
1) Never272061.4
2) Once68615.5
3) More than once102423.1
Missing70 
TOTAL4430100.0
184) Over the past year have you done any of this actions? Did you read religious books or magazines? (RELYER07)
TOTAL%
1) Never257457.9
2) Once57512.9
3) More than once129529.1
Missing56 
TOTAL4444100.0
185) In the last six months have you been speaking with a priest about personal or family issues? (SPKWPRST)
TOTAL%
1) No351578.1
2) Yes98521.9
TOTAL4500100.0
186) Over the past six months: Did you read parish bulletins or diocese gazettes? (SXMON01)
TOTAL%
1) No277462
2) Yes170038
Missing26 
TOTAL4474100.0
187) Over the past six months: Did you listen to "Radio Maria"? (SXMON02)
TOTAL%
1) No382385.5
2) Yes64914.5
Missing28 
TOTAL4472100.0
188) Over the past six months: Did you follow religious radio and television programs? (SXMON03)
TOTAL%
1) No271360.6
2) Yes176739.4
Missing20 
TOTAL4480100.0
189) In the course of your life, from the age of eighteen-twenty years old, did your faith in God increase or decrease? (FTHINDE)
TOTAL%
1) My faith increased138631
2) My faith decreased53311.9
3) At times my faith increased, at times my faith decreased84518.9
4) My faith did not change substantially170438.1
Missing32 
TOTAL4468100.0
190) From the age of eighteen-twenty years old did you change your attitude towards the Catholic Church? (ATCATHCH)
TOTAL%
1) I got closer to the Church.86219.4
2) I moved away from the Church.83718.8
3) Sometimes I got closer, sometimes I moved away.81518.3
4) I didn't change my attitude substantially.193143.4
Missing55 
TOTAL4445100.0
191) In the course of your life: Have you ever had one or more moments of deep faith crisis? (RELIFE01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected306768.2
2) Selected143331.8
TOTAL4500100.0
192) In the course of your life: Have you ever had one or more very positive religious experiences? (RELIFE02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected285763.5
2) Selected164336.5
TOTAL4500100.0
193) In the course of your life: Have you ever changed religion? (RELIFE03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected445198.9
2) Selected491.1
TOTAL4500100.0
194) Could you tell us when you think abortion is morally acceptable? (ABOMORAC)
TOTAL%
1) Never, under any circumstances.93120.8
2) Only in the case of a mother's life is in grave danger.131329.3
3) Even in the case of fetus malformation or rape.129528.9
4) Even when the family does not have the economic means to deal with the issue.1483.3
5) Both parents agree.4299.6
6) When the mother decides so.3688.2
Missing15 
TOTAL4484100.0
195) What is your attitude toward contraception? (CONTRAT)
TOTAL%
1) I support the use of contraceptives.248055.5
2) I support the use of contraceptives, even by dealing with some moral issues.73116.3
3) I accept only natural methods of birth control.67515.1
4) I refuse all methods of birth-control.58613.1
Missing28 
TOTAL4472100.0
196) Recent years have seen advances in scientific research spreading some practices that enable individuals to intervene in pregnancy and to modify the human fetus. From your point of view do you think that these practices are to be prevented, restricted or allowed? "Rent–a-womb" in order to have a child. (PRGREG01)
TOTAL%
1) Prevent289864.6
2) Restrict82718.4
3) Allow4219.4
4) I don't know3427.6
Missing12 
TOTAL4488100.0
197) Recent years have seen advances in scientific research spreading some practices that enable individuals to intervene in pregnancy and to modify the human fetus. From your point of view do you think that these practices are to be prevented, restricted or allowed? Performing genetic experiments on human embryos. (PRGREG02)
TOTAL%
1) Prevent358179.8
2) Restrict54512.1
3) Allow1493.3
4) I don't know2114.7
Missing14 
TOTAL4486100.0
198) Recent years have seen advances in scientific research spreading some practices that enable individuals to intervene in pregnancy and to modify the human fetus. From your point of view do you think that these practices are to be prevented, restricted or allowed? Having a child after the end of the woman fertile age. (PRGREG03)
TOTAL%
1) Prevent278562.1
2) Restrict98722
3) Allow51511.5
4) I don't know1974.4
Missing17 
TOTAL4484100.0
199) Recent years have seen advances in scientific research spreading some practices that enable individuals to intervene in pregnancy and to modify the human fetus. From your point of view do you think that these practices are to be prevented, restricted or allowed? Using artificial methods to have a child (artificial insemination, test-tube fertilization). (PRGREG04)
TOTAL%
1) Prevent187541.8
2) Restrict105923.6
3) Allow132929.6
4) I don't know2245
Missing13 
TOTAL4487100.0
200) Recent years have seen advances in scientific research spreading some practices that enable individuals to intervene in pregnancy and to modify the human fetus. From your point of view do you think that these practices are to be prevented, restricted or allowed? Use of a Sperm Bank/Cryobank. (PRGREG05)
TOTAL%
1) Prevent262758.6
2) Restrict83218.6
3) Allow67415
4) I don't know3507.8
Missing17 
TOTAL4483100.0
201) And what do you think about: Euthanasia (to end the life of an incurably ill)? (MORISU01)
TOTAL%
1) I oppose.191442.7
2) I'm uncertain.156234.8
3) I support.101022.5
Missing15 
TOTAL4486100.0
202) And what do you think about: Legal recognition of same-sex couples? (MORISU02)
TOTAL%
1) I oppose.282863.1
2) I'm uncertain.95521.3
3) I support.69815.6
Missing19 
TOTAL4481100.0
203) And what do you think about: Adoption of a child by a single parent? (MORISU03)
TOTAL%
1) I oppose.82218.3
2) I'm uncertain.105923.6
3) I support.260658.1
Missing13 
TOTAL4487100.0
204) Which one of the following statements do you feel closest to? (one answer) (GOODBAD)
TOTAL%
1) It is up to the Law of God to decide what is good and what is bad.98122.1
2) It is up to the individual conscience to decide what is good and what is bad.160036
3) It's up to the individual conscience, paying attention to the Law of God, to decide what is good and what is bad.179040.3
4) Other.681.5
Missing61 
TOTAL4439100.0
205) In politics, we usually speak of being on the left, center or right. Assuming this classification, where would you place, generally speaking, your political position? (POLSTAND)
TOTAL%
1) Far-left541.2
2) Left57012.7
3) Center-left4219.4
4) Center69115.4
5) Center-right62914
6) Right3708.2
7) Far-right37.8
8) I don't know79917.8
9) I won't answer92920.6
TOTAL4500100.0
206) PRC (PRC)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected128342.6
2) Farther137445.6
3) Closer35611.8
Missing1488 
TOTAL3013100.0
207) PDS (PDS)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected164554.6
2) Farther71223.6
3) Closer65521.7
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
208) PSI (PSI)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected245481.5
2) Farther42414.1
3) Closer1344.4
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
209) VERDI (VERDI)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected247882.3
2) Farther943.1
3) Closer44014.6
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
210) RETE (RETE)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected280293
2) Farther1053.5
3) Closer1053.5
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
211) AD (AD)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected271390.1
2) Farther812.7
3) Closer2187.2
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
212) CRISTIANO SOCIALI (CRSTNSCL)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected290396.4
2) Farther20.7
3) Closer893
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
213) PPI (PPI)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected222573.9
2) Farther1705.6
3) Closer61720.5
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
214) PATTO SEGNI (PATSGNI)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected256785.2
2) Farther551.8
3) Closer39012.9
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
215) LISTA PANNELLA (LSTPNLA)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected269689.5
2) Farther1474.9
3) Closer1695.6
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
216) FORZA ITALIA (FRZITLIA)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected146048.5
2) Farther40013.3
3) Closer115238.2
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
217) LEGA NORD (LEGANORD)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected178259.2
2) Farther81627.1
3) Closer41413.7
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
218) UNIONE DI CENTRO (UNINCNTR)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected292397.1
2) Farther17.6
3) Closer712.4
Missing1488 
TOTAL3011100.0
219) CCD (CCD)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected274691.2
2) Farther862.9
3) Closer1806
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
220) AN (AN)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected133344.3
2) Farther114638
3) Closer53317.7
Missing1488 
TOTAL3012100.0
221) OTHER PARTY (OTHRPRTY)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected299499.4
2) Farther10
3) Closer18.6
Missing1488 
TOTAL3013100.0
222) OTHER PARTY (OTHRPATY)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected300799.9
2) Farther10
3) Closer3.1
Missing1488 
TOTAL3011100.0
223) NO ANSWER (NOANSWR)
TOTAL%
2) No answer1488100
Missing3012 
TOTAL1488100.0
224) The political unity of Catholics is often spoken of; in your opinion, which is the fairest solution today? (PLUNCATH)
TOTAL%
1) Catholics should vote for just one party of Christian inspiration.3227.3
2) Catholics should vote for those parties which better embody Christian values.68215.5
3) Catholics can vote for different parties, regardless of ideology, while trying to state Christian values in all of them.161536.6
4) Catholics can vote for any party, without dealing with any particular moral issue.178940.6
Missing92 
TOTAL4408100.0
225) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Career (LIFSAT01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected392387.2
2) Selected57712.8
TOTAL4500100.0
226) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Money (LIFSAT02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected392887.3
2) Selected57212.7
TOTAL4500100.0
227) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Working honestly and with commitment (LIFSAT03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected144832.2
2) Selected305267.8
TOTAL4500100.0
228) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having fun (LIFSAT04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected397488.3
2) Selected52611.7
TOTAL4500100.0
229) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Saving money (LIFSAT05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected403389.6
2) Select46710.4
TOTAL4500100.0
230) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having friends (LIFSAT06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected279062
2) Selected171038
TOTAL4500100.0
231) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having a family to count on (LIFSAT07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected102122.7
2) Selected347977.3
TOTAL4500100.0
232) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having job security (LIFSAT08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected294665.5
2) Selected155434.5
TOTAL4500100.0
233) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Pursuing his own interests (LIFSAT09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected445399
2) Selected471
TOTAL4500100.0
234) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Going through new experiences (LIFSAT10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected410591.2
2) Selected3958.8
TOTAL4500100.0
235) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having the opportunity to increase his knowledge (LIFSAT11)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected351078
2) Selected99022
TOTAL4500100.0
236) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Committing himself to others (LIFSAT12)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected338575.2
2) Selected111524.8
TOTAL4500100.0
237) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Committing himself to changing society for the greater good (LIFSAT13)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected350277.8
2) Selected99822.2
TOTAL4500100.0
238) Which of the following things do you think are the most important for a man to be satisfied with his life? (up to four choices): Having a emotional relationship (LIFSAT14)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected293565.2
2) Selected156534.8
TOTAL4500100.0
239) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Spend some time with my children. (EX2HRS01)
TOTAL%
1) First choice159435.4
2) Second choice3557.9
3) Third choice1894.2
4) No choice236252.5
TOTAL4500100.0
240) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Spend some time with my partner. (EX2HRS02)
TOTAL%
1) First choice83318.5
2) Second choice96021.3
3) Third choice2806.2
4) No choice242853.9
TOTAL4501100.0
241) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Do household chores, home improvement, shopping for my family. (EX2HRS03)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1924.3
2) Second choice3137
3) Third choice3016.7
4) No choice369382.1
TOTAL4499100.0
242) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Do a second job (out of financial need). (EX2HRS04)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1232.7
2) Second choice1473.3
3) Third choice1453.2
4) No choice408590.8
TOTAL4500100.0
243) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Do a second job (out of personal interest). (EX2HRS05)
TOTAL%
1) First choice671.5
2) Second choice841.9
3) Third choice902
4) No choice425894.6
TOTAL4499100.0
244) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Spend some time with my friends and relatives. (EX2HRS06)
TOTAL%
1) First choice3337.4
2) Second choice58212.9
3) Third choice53511.9
4) No choice305167.8
TOTAL4501100.0
245) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Pay more attention to my health, to myself. (EX2HRS07)
TOTAL%
1) First choice2986.6
2) Second choice45210
3) Third choice49210.9
4) No choice325872.4
TOTAL4500100.0
246) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Read, study, or do some cultural activity, arts. (EX2HRS08)
TOTAL%
1) First choice3367.5
2) Second choice3858.6
3) Third choice4028.9
4) No choice337775
TOTAL4500100.0
247) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Do sports, gym, or go for a walk. (EX2HRS09)
TOTAL%
1) First choice2675.9
2) Second choice4269.5
3) Third choice52111.6
4) No choice328673
TOTAL4500100.0
248) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Recreation (TV, music, dance) and relax. (EX2HRS10)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1212.7
2) Second choice2595.8
3) Third choice4039
4) No choice371782.6
TOTAL4500100.0
249) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: Activities of social engagement or helping for neighbors. (EX2HRS11)
TOTAL%
1) First choice2595.8
2) Second choice3307.3
3) Third choice52511.7
4) No choice338675.2
TOTAL4500100.0
250) If you had two extra free hours per day, how would you use this time? (1st+2nd +3rd answer) I would use this time to: I don't know. (EX2HRS12)
TOTAL%
1) First choice451
2) Second choice13.3
3) Third choice761.7
4) No choice436797
TOTAL4501100.0
251) How satisfied are you with your life? (SATLIFE)
TOTAL%
1) I'm not satisfied.53212
2) I'm almost satisfied.68715.4
3) I'm quite satisfied.233052.4
4) I'm satisfied.89820.2
Missing53 
TOTAL4447100.0
252) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? It is possible to be a good Catholic without following the instructions of the Pope or bishops to matters of sexual morality. (RELSTA01)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.117026.1
2) I quite agree.160635.8
3) I agree very much.152934.1
4) I don't know.1784
Missing17 
TOTAL4483100.0
253) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? Today in Italy, the Catholic Church and religious organizations have too much power. (RELSTA02)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.184941.2
2) I quite agree.142631.8
3) I agree very much.84418.8
4) I don't know.3678.2
Missing14 
TOTAL4486100.0
254) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? Religious rites are very boring and repetitive. (RELSTA03)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.240653.8
2) I quite agree.125828.1
3) I agree very much.64814.5
4) I don't know.1623.6
Missing26 
TOTAL4474100.0
255) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? The Italian State fails to protect religious minorities. (RELSTA04)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.187842
2) I quite agree.86419.3
3) I agree very much.4199.4
4) I don't know.131129.3
Missing29 
TOTAL4472100.0
256) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? There is no need for priests and the Church; everyone can deal personally with God. (RELSTA05)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.304067.8
2) I quite agree.73516.4
3) I agree very much.55712.4
4) I don't know.1513.4
Missing17 
TOTAL4483100.0
257) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? It's important that Catholic Church hold onto its principles without being influenced by prevailing options. (RELSTA06)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.108024.2
2) I quite agree.139931.4
3) I agree very much.156435.1
4) I don't know.4199.4
Missing38 
TOTAL4462100.0
258) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? In Italy the Catholic Church is the only moral and spiritual authority deserving respect. (RELSTA07)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.202845.4
2) I quite agree.118126.4
3) I agree very much.90920.3
4) I don't know.3517.9
Missing31 
TOTAL4469100.0
259) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? The Catholic Church preaches well, but doesn't put into practice what she says. (RELSTA08)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.174439
2) I quite agree.145232.4
3) I agree very much.93821
4) I don't know.3427.6
Missing25 
TOTAL4476100.0
260) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? In the Catholic Church the role of the laity (neither priests nor nuns) should be further enhanced. (RELSTA09)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.87819.6
2) I quite agree.161336.1
3) I agree very much.126628.3
4) I don't know.71416
Missing29 
TOTAL4471100.0
261) To what extent do you agree with each of the following statements? In religious practice, Muslims are more serious and committed than Christians. (RELSTA10)
TOTAL%
1) I don't agree at all or somewhat agree.85319.1
2) I quite agree.69815.6
3) I agree very much.104123.3
4) I don't know.187842
Missing29 
TOTAL4470100.0
262) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): To proclaim Jesus Christ and his Gospel. (CHRSOC01)
TOTAL%
1) First choice132629.5
2) Second choice2154.8
3) Third choice2114.7
4) No choice274961.1
TOTAL4501100.0
263) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): To administer sacraments. (CHRSOC02)
TOTAL%
1) First choice2505.6
2) Second choice45310.1
3) Third choice1633.6
4) No choice363580.8
TOTAL4501100.0
264) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Educating young people. (CHRSOC03)
TOTAL%
1) First choice92420.5
2) Second choice75416.8
3) Third choice45210
4) No choice237152.7
TOTAL4501100.0
265) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Helping people in need. (CHRSOC04)
TOTAL%
1) First choice119626.6
2) Second choice113125.1
3) Third choice65314.5
4) No choice151933.8
TOTAL4499100.0
266) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): To teach clearly what is good and what is bad. (CHRSOC05)
TOTAL%
1) First choice631.4
2) Second choice1703.8
3) Third choice2355.2
4) No choice403289.6
TOTAL4500100.0
267) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Promoting peace among nations. (CHRSOC06)
TOTAL%
1) First choice2595.8
2) Second choice61013.6
3) Third choice63814.2
4) No choice299366.5
TOTAL4500100.0
268) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): To take a stand on social issues (immigration, unemployment, corruption). (CHRSOC07)
TOTAL%
1) First choice711.6
2) Second choice2265
3) Third choice2956.6
4) No choice390886.8
TOTAL4500100.0
269) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Fighting the Mafia (Italian mob) and organized crime. (CHRSOC08)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1152.6
2) Second choice2635.8
3) Third choice4008.9
4) No choice372282.7
TOTAL4500100.0
270) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Maintaining socials services run by the Church and religious orders (hospitals, schools, therapeutic communities). (CHRSOC09)
TOTAL%
1) First choice741.6
2) Second choice2565.7
3) Third choice3818.5
4) No choice379084.2
TOTAL4501100.0
271) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Sending missionaries around the world. (CHRSOC10)
TOTAL%
1) First choice1252.8
2) Second choice2154.8
3) Third choice4319.6
4) No choice373082.9
TOTAL4501100.0
272) Amongst the many actions that the Church plays in society, what do you consider the most important in the following list? (1st, 2nd, 3rd choice): Dialoguing with other religions. (CHRSOC11)
TOTAL%
1) First choice751.7
2) Second choice1322.9
3) Third choice3718.2
4) No choice392287.2
TOTAL4500100.0
273) What is your opinion on those monks and nuns who live in seclusion (permanently closed in their convent)? (NUNSECL)
TOTAL%
1) It is the highest religious testimony.75616.9
2) It is a kind of religious testimony as good as any other.91420.4
3) It's better for monks and nuns to live amongst the people.197044
4) It's nonsense (or other negative definitions).83918.7
Missing20 
TOTAL4479100.0
274) If one day the parish of your neighborhood or your village were closed or discontinued (for example due to lack of priests), do you think the social life of the neighborhood or the village would be affected negatively? (CHRCLOS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all-fairly70515.7
2) Somewhat184141
3) Strongly160035.6
4) Do not know3437.6
Missing11 
TOTAL4489100.0
275) Do you think is it fair to finance churches by the "8/1000" of income tax? (CHINCTAX)
TOTAL%
1) No91720.4
2) Do not know78817.6
3) Yes260158
4) Do not know 8/10001804
Missing14 
TOTAL4486100.0
276) What do you think about religious teaching in public schools? (RELTEACH)
TOTAL%
1) It is fine as it is now, as the teaching of a specific religion.233152.1
2) It should be switched to history of religions.158035.3
3) It should be discontinued.1353
4) Do not know.3557.9
5) Other.711.6
Missing28 
TOTAL4472100.0
277) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? Loneliness linked to this kind of life. (OBRELF01)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected359279.8
2) Selected90820.2
TOTAL4500100.0
278) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? Today there are other ways to make a choice of religious commitment. (OBRELF02)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected353178.5
2) Selected96921.5
TOTAL4500100.0
279) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? They must renounce too many things. (OBRELF03)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected329773.3
2) Selected120326.7
TOTAL4500100.0
280) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? Cannot marry or have child. (OBRELF04)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected281862.6
2) Selected168237.4
TOTAL4500100.0
281) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? It is a choice that commits an entire life. (OBRELF05)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected342876.2
2) Selected107223.8
TOTAL4500100.0
282) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? Present-day mind-set opposes this choice. (OBRELF06)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected387386.1
2) Selected62713.9
TOTAL4500100.0
283) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? The weight of responsibility involved by such a choice. (OBRELF07)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected369082
2) Selected81018
TOTAL4500100.0
284) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? The bond of obedience towards superiors is too strict. (OBRELF08)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected435996.9
2) Selected1413.1
TOTAL4500100.0
285) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? It is retrograde way of life. (OBRELF09)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected426794.8
2) Selected2335.2
TOTAL4500100.0
286) In your opinion what are the main obstacles today to the choice of a priestly or religious life (priest, nun, monk)? Other. (OBRELF10)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected438997.5
2) Selected1112.5
TOTAL4500100.0
287) What do you think about Catholic priest celibacy? (PRSTCEL)
TOTAL%
1) Celibacy should be preserved.158935.4
2) Celibacy should be abolished.202645.1
3) I don't know.87919.6
Missing6 
TOTAL4494100.0
288) In your opinion, in the Catholic Church women should be: (CATHLWOM)
TOTAL%
1) More important than now.212948
2) Less important than now.1222.7
3) Important as they are now.218949.3
Missing61 
TOTAL4440100.0
289) What do you think of women as priests? (WOMPRST)
TOTAL%
1) Negative140531.5
2) Confused129028.9
3) Positive155534.8
4) Strongly positive2164.8
Missing33 
TOTAL4466100.0
290) What do you think about the relationship between public school and private school? (PBPVSCH)
TOTAL%
1) There should be only public schools.132629.6
2) There may also be private schools, but just who want it should pay for it.154834.5
3) The State should also fund private schools, both secular and Catholic.108224.1
4) Public school should be abolished on behalf of a free competition among private schools.861.9
5) I don't know.4459.9
Missing12 
TOTAL4487100.0
291) Briefly, how is your overall opinion over the Catholic Church in Italy? (CTCHITLY)
TOTAL%
1) Negative2265
2) Critical99822.2
3) Uncertain115725.7
4) Positive190242.3
5) Strongly positive2114.7
Missing6 
TOTAL4494100.0
292) Rate your competence in religious matters? (RELCOMP)
TOTAL%
1) No competence1292.9
2) Lack of competence116225.8
3) Almost sufficient competence119426.6
4) Sufficient151133.6
5) Good competence50011.1
Missing4 
TOTAL4496100.0
293) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The influence of the stars on people behavior. (PHEBEL01)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe280162.4
2) Partially believe107123.8
3) Believe3487.7
4) Do not know2726.1
Missing8 
TOTAL4492100.0
294) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The ability of some people to communicate with the dead. (PHEBEL02)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe281362.6
2) Partially believe85419
3) Believe4119.2
4) Do not know4139.2
Missing9 
TOTAL4491100.0
295) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The special powers that manifest themselves in séances (dancing tables, messages from the beyond, etc.). (PHEBEL03)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe332474.1
2) Partially believe49411
3) Believe2595.8
4) Do not know4099.1
Missing15 
TOTAL4486100.0
296) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The possibility to foretell people's fate by palmistry. (PHEBEL04)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe346877.3
2) Partially believe60013.4
3) Believe1473.3
4) Do not know2736.1
Missing13 
TOTAL4488100.0
297) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: Telepathy, the ability to communicate remotely with other people thoughts and feelings. (PHEBEL05)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe239253.4
2) Partially believe114425.6
3) Believe55612.4
4) Do not know3858.6
Missing23 
TOTAL4477100.0
298) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The existence of "evil eye" and curses. (PHEBEL06)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe291865
2) Partially believe85219
3) Believe51211.4
4) Do not know2044.5
Missing14 
TOTAL4486100.0
299) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The existence of spirits or powers other than God, Angels and Saints, being able to influence the lives of human beings. (PHEBEL07)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe292965.4
2) Partially believe67115
3) Believe47410.6
4) Do not know4069.1
Missing20 
TOTAL4480100.0
300) The following is a list of phenomena or beliefs. We would like to know whether you believe in some of them or not: The ability to solve problems or to predict the future by sorcerers. (PHEBEL08)
TOTAL%
1) Do not believe390186.9
2) Partially believe3157
3) Believe741.6
4) Do not know1984.4
Missing12 
TOTAL4488100.0
301) Do you think paranormal phenomena are caused: (PARPHCAU)
TOTAL%
1) Mainly by tricks.141632
2) Mainly by suggestion, hallucinations.136330.8
3) By the power and influence of unknown forces.88820
4) By something that science will never explain.66415
5) Other982.2
Missing70 
TOTAL4429100.0
302) Over the last few years, have you: Received or performed some magic, or seen sorcerers? (PHEYEAR1)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years428595.4
2) 1-2 times over the last few years1773.9
3) Several times over the last few years29.6
Missing9 
TOTAL4491100.0
303) Over the last few years, have you: Asked for a palm or card reading? (PHEYEAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years372483
2) 1-2 times over the last few years65114.5
3) Several times over the last few years1112.5
Missing15 
TOTAL4486100.0
304) Over the last few years, have you: Felt like you've been struck by the "evil eye", hexed or cursed? (PHEYEAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years377084.2
2) 1-2 times over the last few years52011.6
3) Several times over the last few years1904.2
Missing20 
TOTAL4480100.0
305) Over the last few years, have you: Participated in séances? (PHEYEAR4)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years433196.7
2) 1-2 times over the last few years1282.9
3) Several times over the last few years21.5
Missing20 
TOTAL4480100.0
306) Do you keep (at home or on you) some lucky charm or item to which you are in some way attached? (LUKYCHRM)
TOTAL%
1) No372085.7
2) Yes62314.3
Missing157 
TOTAL4343100.0
307) Over the last few years, have you: Seen people who are supposed to have healing powers? (PARYEAR1)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years394787.9
2) 1-2 times over the last few years2856.4
3) Several times over the last few years2104.7
4) Do not know it461
Missing13 
TOTAL4488100.0
308) Over the last few years, have you: Performed Zen meditation, yoga or transcendental meditation? (PARYEAR2)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years423894.5
2) 1-2 times over the last few years781.7
3) Several times over the last few years932.1
4) Do not know it761.7
Missing14 
TOTAL4485100.0
309) Over the last few years, have you: Associated with groups seeking esoteric path or unconventional way of spirituality? (PARYEAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Never over the last few years433396.7
2) 1-2 times over the last few years441
3) Several times over the last few years26.6
4) Do not know it771.7
Missing19 
TOTAL4480100.0
310) Over the last few years, have you: Read/Listened to Horoscope forecasts? (HORSFOR)
TOTAL%
1) Never124927.8
2) Sometimes278662
3) Monthly39.9
4) Once a week1373
5) More than once a week912
6) Daily1914.3
Missing8 
TOTAL4493100.0
311) Do you believe in horoscope forecasts? (BELVHORS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all269360
2) Fairly145432.4
3) Somewhat2966.6
4) Strongly42.9
Missing15 
TOTAL4485100.0
312) Vegetarian (VEGTRIAN)
TOTAL%
1) No427995.9
2) Yes1844.1
Missing37 
TOTAL4463100.0
313) Prefer alternative medicine (PFALTMED)
TOTAL%
1) No79517.7
2) Sometimes283163
3) Always2355.2
4) Do not know63114
Missing8 
TOTAL4492100.0
314) Used alternative medicine (USALTMED)
TOTAL%
1) Never317571
2) Sometimes112925.2
3) Always1703.8
Missing26 
TOTAL4474100.0
315) Gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male222849.5
2) Female227250.5
TOTAL4500100.0
316) Age (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL450042.3015.78
317) Marital Status (MRTLSTUS)
TOTAL%
1) Unmarried129128.7
2) Married my religious rite270460.1
3) Married by civil rite1142.5
4) Widowed (married by religious rite)2154.8
5) Widowed (married by civil rite)6.1
6) Separated or divorced1142.5
7) Living together (unmarried)521.2
Missing4 
TOTAL4496100.0
318) Live with parents/parent in law (LIVPRNTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected320671.2
2) Selected129428.8
TOTAL4500100.0
319) Live alone (LIVALONE)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected423394.1
2) Selected2675.9
TOTAL4500100.0
320) Live with spouse/partner (LIVPART)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected172138.2
2) Selected277961.8
TOTAL4500100.0
321) Live with children <15 (LIVYCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected336474.8
2) Selected113625.2
TOTAL4500100.0
322) Live with children >14 (LIVOCHLD)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected305167.8
2) Selected144932.2
TOTAL4500100.0
323) Live with siblings (LIVSIBLG)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected372682.8
2) Selected77417.2
TOTAL4500100.0
324) Live with relatives (LIVWREL)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected429695.5
2) Selected2044.5
TOTAL4500100.0
325) Live with others (LIVWOTH)
TOTAL%
1) Not selected442398.3
2) Selected771.7
TOTAL4500100.0
326) Household members (HOUSMEM)
TOTAL%
1) One2515.6
2) Two85319
3) Three115325.7
4) Four130229
5) Five or more93420.8
Missing7 
TOTAL4493100.0
327) Education (EDUCTION)
TOTAL%
1) Elementary school (not achieved)2846.3
2) Elementary school122327.2
3) Middle school116425.9
4) Professional/Vocational school3888.6
5) Technical/Business College61113.6
6) Teacher-training school1713.8
7) High-school2174.8
8) Post high-school specialization581.3
9) University/Graduation not achieved1132.5
10) Business administration degree31.7
11) Politics/Social degree17.4
12) Law degree34.8
13) Arts degree801.8
14) Science degree1082.4
TOTAL4499100.0
328) Spouse/Partner education (SPOSEEDU)
TOTAL%
1) Elementary school (not achieved)2558
2) Elementary school94729.8
3) Middle school85727
4) Professional/Vocational school2066.5
5) Technical/Business College42713.4
6) Teacher-training school1173.7
7) High-school973.1
8) Post high-school specialization321
9) University/Graduation not achieved18.6
10) Business administration degree24.8
11) Politics/Social degree10.3
12) Law degree26.8
13) Arts degree622
14) Science degree1013.2
Missing1322 
TOTAL3179100.0
329) Father Education (FATHREDU)
TOTAL%
1) Elementary school (not achieved)122528.7
2) Elementary school176041.2
3) Middle school62114.5
4) Professional/Vocational school1022.4
5) Technical/Business College2676.3
6) Teacher-training school31.7
7) High-school701.6
8) Post high-school specialization9.2
9) University/Graduation not achieved8.2
10) Business administration degree30.7
11) Politics/Social degree4.1
12) Law degree30.7
13) Arts degree24.6
14) Science degree902.1
Missing230 
TOTAL4271100.0
330) Employment Status (EMPLSTUS)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time employment198344.2
2) Part-time employment3397.6
3) Student3307.3
4) Unemployment/Seeking for a job2996.7
5) Invalid41.9
6) Retired70115.6
7) Housewife79717.8
Missing9 
TOTAL4490100.0
331) Spouse/Partner Employment Status (SPOSEMST)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time employment135342.6
2) Part-time employment2016.3
3) Student5.2
4) Unemployment/Seeking for a job1424.5
5) Invalid7.2
6) Retired50115.8
7) Housewife73423.1
8) Passed away2327.3
Missing1325 
TOTAL3175100.0
332) Father Employment Status (FAEMPST)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time employment81218.7
2) Part-time employment701.6
4) Unemployment/Seeking for a job621.4
5) Invalid26.6
6) Retired118327.2
8) Passed away219150.4
Missing155 
TOTAL4344100.0
333) Profession (PROFSION)
TOTAL%
1) Farmer (small)1975.9
2) Farmer (medium)491.5
3) Trader/Shopkeeper (small)1283.8
4) Trader/Shopkeeper (big)922.8
5) Restaurant/Hotel Manager31.9
6) Artisan (without employees)1845.5
7) Artisan (with employees)481.4
8) Assistant682
9) Other/Freelancer1915.7
10) Blue collar worker81524.4
11) Qualified B.C. worker36911.1
12) Police Officer-Career soldier722.2
13) Clerical Worker2688
14) White Collar Worker41512.4
15) School teacher1544.6
16) University professor16.5
17) Manager631.9
18) Businessman391.2
19) Self-employee1293.9
20) Priest/Monk/Nun9.3
Missing1161 
TOTAL3337100.0
334) Spouse/Partner Profession (SPOSPROF)
TOTAL%
1) Farmer (small)1737.1
2) Farmer (medium)341.4
3) Trader/Shopkeeper (small)1204.9
4) Trader/Shopkeeper (big)702.9
5) Restaurant/Hotel Manager271.1
6) Artisan (without employees)1074.4
7) Artisan (with employees)482
8) Assistant311.3
9) Other/Freelancer1004.1
10) Blue collar worker56723.4
11) Qualified B.C. worker26611
12) Police Officer-Career soldier512.1
13) Clerical Worker2068.5
14) White Collar Worker30712.6
15) School teacher1405.8
16) University professor10.4
17) Manager522.1
18) Businessman351.4
19) Self-employee833.4
Missing2072 
TOTAL2427100.0
335) Father Profession (FTHRPROF)
TOTAL%
1) Farmer (small)73217.7
2) Farmer (medium)1844.5
3) Trader/Shopkeeper (small)2165.2
4) Trader/Shopkeeper (big)1022.5
5) Restaurant/Hotel Manager33.8
6) Artisan (without employees)2486
7) Artisan (with employees)842
8) Assistant9.2
9) Other/Freelancer1563.8
10) Blue collar worker98023.7
11) Qualified B.C. worker47411.5
12) Police Officer-Career soldier1112.7
13) Clerical Worker2285.5
14) White Collar Worker2496
15) School teacher491.2
16) University professor7.2
17) Manager842
18) Businessman701.7
19) Self-employee1182.9
Missing365 
TOTAL4134100.0
336) Municipality (MUNCPLTY)
TOTAL%
1) Cogne (AO)24.5
2) Torino761.7
3) Moncalieri (TO)33.7
4) Caprie (TO)22.5
5) Perosa Argentina (TO)25.6
6) Asti39.9
7) Ovada (AL)601.3
8) Vinadio (CN)19.4
9) Busca (CN)37.8
10) Ponderano (VC)25.6
11) Genova481.1
12) Chiavari (GE)23.5
13) Masone (GE)10.2
14) San Remo (IM)24.5
15) Carcare (SV)17.4
16) Bonassola (SP)9.2
17) Milano1012.2
18) Legnano (MI)671.5
19) Castelpusterl. (MI)771.7
20) Como591.3
21) Senna Comasco (CO)21.5
22) Crescia31.7
23) Ossimo (BS)23.5
24) Edolo (BS)23.5
25) Breno (BS)39.9
26) Motteggiana (MN)22.5
27) Offanengo (CR)441
28) Delebio (SO)40.9
29) Besano (VA)26.6
30) Saltrio (VA)30.7
31) Stezzano (BG)41.9
32) Stradella (PV)581.3
33) Trento16.4
34) S.Orsola Terme (TN)10
37) Siror10
38) Stenico19.4
40) Novaledo10
41) Pelugo10
42) Faedo10
43) Vermiglio10
44) Transacqua10
46) Folgaria10
47) Cavalese20
50) Pergine Valsugana11.2
51) Arco10
53) Ora (BZ)19.4
54) Renon (BZ)7.2
55) Trieste16.4
56) Udine11.2
57) Cividale Friuli (UD)16.4
58) Palmanova (UD)23.5
59) Cassacco (UD)15.3
60) Amaro (UD)9.2
61) Verona661.5
62) S.Martino B.Albergo451
63) Peschiera Garda (VR)40.9
64) Lazise (VR)451
65) Belluno24.5
66) Loreggia (PD)40.9
67) Fiesso Umber.No (RO)29.6
68) Castelfranco V.(TV)471
69) Paderno Grappa (TV)17.4
70) Bologna561.2
71) Parma501.1
72) Salsomaggiore (PR)31.7
73) Riccione (FO)34.8
74) Alfonsine (RA)33.7
75) Campogalliano (MO)20.4
76) Casteln.Monti (RE)34.8
77) Ro (FE)19.4
78) S.Giorgio P.No(PC)24.5
79) Firenze29.6
80) Livorno29.6
81) Siena32.7
82) Arezzo35.8
83) Pontedera (PI)31.7
84) Follonica (GR)38.8
85) Porcari (LU)41.9
86) Uzzano (PT)32.7
87) Perugia19.4
88) Foligno (PG)12.3
89) Scheggia-Pascelupo15.3
91) Narni (TR)21.5
92) Roma1794
93) Trevignano (RO)25.6
94) Latina731.6
95) Gaeta (LT)481.1
96) Ronciglione (VT)30.7
97) Guarcino (FR)13.3
98) Ancona41.9
99) Osimo (AN)25.6
100) Offagnana (AN)11.2
101) Monteurano (AP)17.4
102) Appignano (MC)20.4
103) Francavilla Mare(CH)19.4
104) Collecorvino (PE)27.6
105) Campobasso431
106) Larino (CB)18.4
107) Carovilli (IS)19.4
108) Bari27.6
109) Andria (BA)611.4
110) Foggia26.6
111) Ordona (FG)19.4
112) Otranto (LE)34.8
115) Palagiano (TA)731.6
116) Napoli932.1
117) Cicciano (NA)491.1
118) Giugliano (NA)631.4
119) Salerno14.3
120) Omignano (SA)17.4
121) Positano (SA)22.5
122) Benevento501.1
123) S.Nicola Strada (CE)511.1
124) Cellole (CE)26.6
125) Lacedonia (AV)18.4
126) Grottaminarda (AV)25.6
127) Matera10.2
128) Bernalda (MT)23.5
129) S.Giorgio Lucano(MT)16.4
130) Reggio Calabria26.6
131) Catanzaro16.4
132) Pizzo (CZ)27.6
133) Arena (CZ)21.5
134) Squillace (CZ)24.5
135) Castrovillari (CS)28.6
136) Zumpano (CS)17.4
137) Palermo501.1
138) S.Giuseppe Jato (PA)20.4
139) Balestrate (PA)19.4
140) Corleone (PA)23.5
141) Misilmeri (PA)20.4
142) Altavilla (PA)25.6
143) Catania38.8
144) Paterno' (CT)13.3
145) Bronte (CT)5.1
146) Fiumefreddo (CT)8.2
147) Siracusa18.4
148) Noto (SR)19.4
149) Marsala (RG)25.6
150) Caltanissetta30.7
151) Lipari (ME)17.4
152) Milazzo (ME)10.2
153) Letojanni (ME)10.2
154) S.Ninfa (TP)17.4
155) Licata (AG)22.5
156) Palma Di M.Ro (AG)25.6
157) Comitini (AG)11.2
158) Cagliari17.4
159) Carbonia (CA)23.5
160) Portoscuso (CA)23.5
161) Terralba (OR)22.5
162) Ales (OR)15.3
163) Osilo (SS)28.6
164) Cerignola (FG)531.2
165) Orta Nova (FG)8.2
166) Ascoli Satriano (FG)42.9
167) Stornarella (FG)10
168) Carapelle (FG)20
169) Candela (FG)10
171) Stornara (FG)10
TOTAL4499100.0
337) Interviewee Replacement (INTEREPL)
TOTAL%
1) Regular298267.6
2) First Replacement87619.9
3) Second Replacement3097
4) Third Replacement2415.5
Missing91 
TOTAL4408100.0
338) Immigrant (IMGRANT)
TOTAL%
1) No444298.7
2) Yes581.3
TOTAL4500100.0
339) Region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Valle D'aosta24.5
2) Piemonte3357.4
3) Liguria1312.9
4) Lombardia70315.6
5) Trentino A.A.831.8
6) Friuli V.G892
7) Veneto3547.9
8) Emilia Romagna3016.7
9) Toscana2696
10) Umbria671.5
11) Lazio3698.2
12) Marche1142.5
13) Abruzzo451
14) Molise801.8
15) Puglia3487.7
16) Campania4309.6
17) Basilicata491.1
18) Calabria1583.5
19) Sicilia4249.4
20) Sardegna1272.8
TOTAL4500100.0
340) Inhabitants for Sampled Municipality (INHSAMUN)
TOTAL%
1) Up to 2000 inhabitants3277.3
2) From 2000 up to 500060513.4
3) From 5000 up to 1000066814.8
4) From 10000 up to 3000097421.6
5) From 30000 up to 10000078917.5
6) From 100000 up to 50000059213.2
7) Over 50000054612.1
TOTAL4501100.0
341) Zone (ZONE)
TOTAL%
1) North-west119326.5
2) North-east82718.4
3) Center81918.2
4) South111024.7
5) Islands55112.2
TOTAL4500100.0
342) Socio-Professional Status (Income) (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Low79017.6
2) Medium-low163936.4
3) Medium-high159135.4
4) High47910.6
TOTAL4499100.0
343) Age (5 Groups) (AGE5GRPS)
TOTAL%
1) 18-21 years old4259.4
2) 22-29 years old83518.6
3) 30-49 years old165136.7
4) 50-64 years old111024.7
5) 65-74 years old47910.6
TOTAL4500100.0
344) Religious Index (5 Groups) (REGIND5)
TOTAL%
1) Null44910
2) Low83118.5
3) Medium-low170938
4) Medium-high95821.3
5) High55312.3
TOTAL4500100.0
345) Weight Variable (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10.343
346) Age (5 Groups) (for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-21 years old4259.4
2) 22-29 years old83518.6
3) 30-49 years old165136.7
4) 50-64 years old111024.7
5) 65-74 years old47910.6
TOTAL4500100.0
347) Gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male222849.5
2) Female227250.5
TOTAL4500100.0
348) Currently, what religion do you feel to belong? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Catholic398088.6
2) Jehovah's Witness26.6
3) Other Christian35.8
4) Other religion (Muslim, Buddhist, etc.)571.3
5) No religion3968.8
Missing7 
TOTAL4494100.0
349) Zone (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) North-west119326.5
2) North-east82718.4
3) Center81918.2
4) South111024.7
5) Islands55112.2
TOTAL4500100.0