Religion and Politics Survey, September 2014

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Percentages are weighted by 133) WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted
1) Unique ID (PSRAID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002171279.9950294.06
2) Sample type (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Landline 34.5
2) Cell 65.5
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3) Interview Date (INT_DATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL200290565.74222.91
4) Date of first call (FCALL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002140903.661.51
5) Call Attempt|D (ATTEMPT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20022.201.34
6) Refusal Conversion (REFUSAL)
TOTAL%
0) No 83
1) Yes 17
TOTAL2002100.0
7) Language of interview (ILANG)
TOTAL%
1) English 94
2) Spanish 6
TOTAL2002100.0
8) Census region - sample (SCREGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast 18.2
2) Midwest 22.2
3) South 36.7
4) West 22.9
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9) State from FIPS - sample (SSTATE)
TOTAL%
1) Alabama 1
2) Alaska .4
4) Arizona 2.4
5) Arkansas 1.4
6) California 10.2
8) Colorado 1.5
9) Connecticut 1.4
10) Delaware .3
11) District of Columbia .4
12) Florida 5.8
13) Georgia 2.8
15) Hawaii .3
16) Idaho .6
17) Illinois 3.2
18) Indiana 2.9
19) Iowa 1.4
20) Kansas .8
21) Kentucky 1.5
22) Louisiana 1.8
23) Maine .5
24) Maryland 1.6
25) Massachusetts 2.2
26) Michigan 3.6
27) Minnesota 2
28) Mississippi 1.1
29) Missouri 1.5
30) Montana .2
31) Nebraska .6
32) Nevada .6
33) New Hampshire .4
34) New Jersey 2.4
35) New Mexico .9
36) New York 6.1
37) North Carolina 2.9
38) North Dakota .3
39) Ohio 3.7
40) Oklahoma 1.8
41) Oregon 1.7
42) Pennsylvania 4.9
44) Rhode Island .2
45) South Carolina 1.2
46) South Dakota .3
47) Tennessee 1.9
48) Texas 7.6
49) Utah 1.4
50) Vermont .2
51) Virginia 3.1
53) Washington 2.1
54) West Virginia .5
55) Wisconsin 2
56) Wyoming .4
TOTAL2002100.0
10) Community type - sample (SUSR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL801
11) State from FIPS code - 2012 zip merge (STATE)
TOTAL%
1) Alabama 1.1
2) Alaska .5
4) Arizona 2.4
5) Arkansas 1.4
6) California 9.9
8) Colorado 1.6
9) Connecticut 1.3
10) Delaware .3
11) District of Columbia .5
12) Florida 5.7
13) Georgia 2.8
15) Hawaii .3
16) Idaho .5
17) Illinois 3
18) Indiana 2.9
19) Iowa 1.3
20) Kansas .8
21) Kentucky 1.5
22) Louisiana 1.7
23) Maine .5
24) Maryland 1.9
25) Massachusetts 2.2
26) Michigan 3.5
27) Minnesota 1.9
28) Mississippi 1.2
29) Missouri 1.6
30) Montana .3
31) Nebraska .7
32) Nevada .6
33) New Hampshire .5
34) New Jersey 2.3
35) New Mexico .9
36) New York 5.9
37) North Carolina 2.9
38) North Dakota .3
39) Ohio 3.7
40) Oklahoma 1.7
41) Oregon 1.8
42) Pennsylvania 5
44) Rhode Island .2
45) South Carolina 1.3
46) South Dakota .3
47) Tennessee 2
48) Texas 7.6
49) Utah 1.4
50) Vermont .2
51) Virginia 3.1
53) Washington 2.1
54) West Virginia .5
55) Wisconsin 2
56) Wyoming .3
TOTAL2002100.0
12) Recoded population Density 2010 Census - zip merge (DENSITY)
TOTAL%
1) Lowest 20.1
2) 2 20.2
3) 3 20
4) 4 19.8
5) Highest 19.8
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13) Census Region - 2012 zip merge (CREGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast 18.1
2) Midwest 22.1
3) South 37.2
4) West 22.7
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14) Community type - merge from Zip 2012 (USR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002
15) Interviewer gender (IGENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male 38.7
2) Female 61.3
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16) Interviewer Race/Ethnicity (IRACE)
TOTAL%
1) White 23.7
2) Black or African-American 47
3) Hispanic 24
4) Asian or Asian-American 1.9
5) Some other race 3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .3
TOTAL2002100.0
17) Form (FORM)
TOTAL%
1) Form 1 50.9
2) Form 2 49.1
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18) Gender randomization for landline introduction (LLITEXT)
TOTAL%
1) Youngest Male First 51
2) Youngest Female First 49
Missing1201 
TOTAL801100.0
19) S1. Are you under 18 years old, OR are you 18 or older? (QS1)
TOTAL%
2) 18 or older 100
Missing801 
TOTAL1201100.0
20) Q.1 Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president? (Q1)
TOTAL%
1) Approve 42
2) Disapprove 50.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.8
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21) Q.2 All in all, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in this country today? (Q2)
TOTAL%
1) Satisfied 25.4
2) Dissatisfied 70.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.1
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22) How much thought have you given to the coming November election ... Quite a lot or only a little? (THOUGHT)
TOTAL%
1) Quite a lot 42.2
2) Some (VOL.) 2.5
3) Only a little 47.5
4) None (VOL.) 6.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.5
TOTAL2002100.0
23) Have you ever voted in your precinct or election district? (PRECINCT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 74.9
2) No 25
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .1
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24) Q.5 Would you say you follow what's going on in government and public affairs [READ]? (Q5)
TOTAL%
1) Most of the time 51.1
2) Some of the time 25.2
3) Only now and then [OR] 13.6
4) Hardly at all 9.1
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 1.1
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25) How often would you say you vote ... [READ] (OFTVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Always 45.5
2) Nearly always 22.4
3) Part of the time, OR 11.5
4) Seldom? 11.1
5) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Never vote 8.5
6) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Other response .7
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused .3
TOTAL2002100.0
26) Q.6 If the elections for U.S. Congress were being held TODAY, would you vote for [RANDOMIZE: 'the Republican Party's candidate' OR 'the Democratic Party's candidate'] for Congress in your district? (Q6)
TOTAL%
1) Republican Party's candidate 34.9
2) Democratic Party's candidate 42.9
3) Other (VOL.) 7.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 14.6
TOTAL2002100.0
27) Q.7 [ASK IF 'OTHER' 'DON'T KNOW/REFUSED' FOR Q.6] As of TODAY, do you LEAN more to the [READ IN SAME ORDER AS Q.6; IF NECESSARY: 'for U.S. Congress in your district']? (Q7)
TOTAL%
1) Republican Party's candidate 19.4
2) Democratic Party's candidate 21.5
3) Other (VOL.) 19.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 39.4
Missing1593 
TOTAL409100.0
28) Congressional trial heat combined with leaners (CHEAT)
TOTAL%
1) Republican/lean Republican 41.9
2) Democrat/lean Democrat 47.4
3) Other-lean other (VOL.) 4.9
9) DK/Ref-no lean (VOL.) 5.8
Missing450 
TOTAL1552100.0
29) Thinking ahead to November, do you yourself plan to vote in the congressional election this November, or not? (PLANTO)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 80
2) No 16.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.2
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30) Q.8 Compared to previous congressional elections, are you more enthusiastic about voting than usual, or less enthusiastic? (Q8)
TOTAL%
1) More 37.4
2) Less 45.3
3) Same (VOL.) 12.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.6
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31) Q.13a As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / The economy (Q13A)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 81.9
2) Somewhat important 15.2
3) Not too important 1.1
4) Not at all important 1.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .4
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32) Q.13b As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Health care (Q13B)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 77.4
2) Somewhat important 17.1
3) Not too important 2.4
4) Not at all important 2.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .6
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33) Q.13c As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Immigration (Q13C)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 61.8
2) Somewhat important 26.5
3) Not too important 5
4) Not at all important 5.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.5
TOTAL2002100.0
34) Q.13d As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / The environment (Q13D)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 58.1
2) Somewhat important 28.5
3) Not too important 7.5
4) Not at all important 4.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1
TOTAL2002100.0
35) Q.13e As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Gay marriage (Q13E)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 33.1
2) Somewhat important 21.9
3) Not too important 13.7
4) Not at all important 28.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3
TOTAL2002100.0
36) Q.13f As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Abortion (Q13F)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 47.6
2) Somewhat important 22.5
3) Not too important 11.3
4) Not at all important 15.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.8
TOTAL2002100.0
37) Q.13g As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Terrorism (Q13G)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 74.4
2) Somewhat important 17.4
3) Not too important 3.8
4) Not at all important 3.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1
TOTAL2002100.0
38) Q.13h As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / The federal budget deficit (Q13H)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 64.5
2) Somewhat important 25.4
3) Not too important 5.2
4) Not at all important 3.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.6
TOTAL2002100.0
39) Q.13i As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Foreign policy (Q13I)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 60.6
2) Somewhat important 27
3) Not too important 5.1
4) Not at all important 5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.3
TOTAL2002100.0
40) Q.13j As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Birth control (Q13J)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 38.6
2) Somewhat important 25.3
3) Not too important 15.3
4) Not at all important 17.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.9
TOTAL2002100.0
41) Q.13k As you think about the elections for Congress this November ... Is the issue of [INSERT ITEM; RANDOMIZE] very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? / Economic inequality (Q13K)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 57.7
2) Somewhat important 26.2
3) Not too important 7.9
4) Not at all important 5.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.8
TOTAL2002100.0
42) If you had to choose, would you rather have a smaller government providing fewer services, or a bigger government providing more services? (Q14)
TOTAL%
1) Smaller government, fewer services 50.2
2) Bigger government, more services 42
3) Depends (VOL.) 3.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.6
TOTAL2002100.0
43) Q.15 In general, how well do you think the U.S. government is doing in reducing the threat of terrorism? [READ] (Q15)
TOTAL%
1) Very well 17.3
2) Fairly well 38.6
3) Not too well [OR] 22.2
4) Not at all well 19.5
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 2.4
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44) Q.16 What concerns you more about the government's anti-terrorism policies? [READ AND RANDOMIZE OPTIONS 1 AND 2] (Q16)
TOTAL%
1) That they have gone too far in restricting the average person's civil liberties 35.3
2) That they have not gone far enough to adequately protect the country 50.3
3) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Both 3.2
4) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Neither/Approve of policies 5.4
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 5.8
TOTAL2002100.0
45) Q.18 Do you think abortion should be [READ IN ORDER TO RANDOM HALF OF SAMPLE, IN REVERSE ORDER TO OTHER HALF OF SAMPLE]? (Q18)
TOTAL%
1) Legal in all cases 21.5
2) Legal in most cases 33.8
3) Illegal in most cases 25.6
4) Illegal in all cases 14.3
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 4.7
TOTAL2002100.0
46) Q.19 Do you strongly favor, favor, oppose or strongly oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally? (Q19)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor 23.6
2) Favor 25.4
3) Oppose 21.5
4) Strongly oppose 19.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9.6
TOTAL2002100.0
47) Q.35 In your opinion, should churches and other houses of worship [RANDOMIZE: keep out of political matters; express their views on day-to-day social and political questions] - or should they [INSERT OTHER OPTION]? (Q35)
TOTAL%
1) Should keep out of political matters 48
2) Should express their views on day-to-day social and political questions 49.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.8
TOTAL2002100.0
48) Q.36 During political elections, should churches and other houses of worship come out in favor of one candidate over another, or shouldn't they do this? (Q36)
TOTAL%
1) Should come out in favor of candidates 32.4
2) Should not come out in favor of candidates 62.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.9
TOTAL2002100.0
49) Q.37 Do you think there has been too much, too little or the right amount of expressions of religious faith and prayer by political leaders? (Q37)
TOTAL%
1) Too much 29.5
2) Too little 40.8
3) Right amount 22.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.8
TOTAL2002100.0
50) Q.38 At the present time, do you think religion as a whole is increasing its influence on American life or losing its influence? (Q38)
TOTAL%
1) Increasing influence 22.4
2) Losing influence 71.9
3) Same (VOL.) 2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.6
TOTAL2002100.0
51) Q.39 [ASK IF GAVE RESPONSE IN Q.38 (Q.38=1,2,3), ASK:] All in all, do you think this is a good thing or a bad thing? (Q39)
TOTAL%
1) Good thing 25.9
2) Bad thing 68.9
3) Both (VOL.) .9
4) Neither (VOL.) 1.3
5) Depends (VOL.) 1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.9
Missing85 
TOTAL1917100.0
52) Q.42 How do you feel about this statement: It's important to me that members of Congress have strong religious beliefs. Do you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly DISagree, or completely DISagree with it? (Q42)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree 21.3
2) Mostly agree 38.1
3) Mostly disagree 19.5
4) Completely disagree 17.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.1
TOTAL2002100.0
53) Q.47a As I name some groups, please tell me whether you feel each one is generally FRIENDLY toward religion, NEUTRAL toward religion, or UNFRIENDLY toward religion. / The Democratic Party (Q47A)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly 28.9
2) Neutral 39.5
3) Unfriendly 25.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.2
TOTAL2002100.0
54) Q.47b As I name some groups, please tell me whether you feel each one is generally FRIENDLY toward religion, NEUTRAL toward religion, or UNFRIENDLY toward religion. / The Republican Party (Q47B)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly 47.4
2) Neutral 29.8
3) Unfriendly 15.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.3
TOTAL2002100.0
55) Q.47c As I name some groups, please tell me whether you feel each one is generally FRIENDLY toward religion, NEUTRAL toward religion, or UNFRIENDLY toward religion. / The Obama administration (Q47C)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly 29.8
2) Neutral 37.2
3) Unfriendly 28.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.2
TOTAL2002100.0
56) Q.47d As I name some groups, please tell me whether you feel each one is generally FRIENDLY toward religion, NEUTRAL toward religion, or UNFRIENDLY toward religion. / The Supreme Court (Q47D)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly 20.8
2) Neutral 50.1
3) Unfriendly 21.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.5
TOTAL2002100.0
57) Q.52 If a business provides wedding services, such as catering or flowers, should that business [READ AND RANDOMIZE] OR, should it [READ]? (Q52)
TOTAL%
1) Be allowed to refuse those services to same-sex couples for religious reasons 46.6
2) Be required to provide those services to same-sex couples as it would to all other customers 49.1
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 4.3
TOTAL2002100.0
58) Q.53 How concerned, if at all, are you about the rise of Islamic extremism around the WORLD these days? Are you very concerned, somewhat concerned, not too concerned or not at all concerned ... (Q53)
TOTAL%
1) Very concerned 61.9
2) Somewhat concerned 22.5
3) Not too concerned 9.8
4) Not at all concerned 4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.8
TOTAL2002100.0
59) Q.54 How concerned, if at all, are you about the possible rise of Islamic extremism IN THE U.S.? Are you very concerned, somewhat concerned, not too concerned or not at all concerned about the possible rise of Islamic extremism in the U.S.? (Q54)
TOTAL%
1) Very concerned 53.5
2) Somewhat concerned 24.8
3) Not too concerned 13.5
4) Not at all concerned 6.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.3
TOTAL2002100.0
60) Q.59 Do you approve or disapprove of the health care law passed by Barack Obama and Congress in 2010? (Q59)
TOTAL%
1) Approve 43.6
2) Disapprove 52
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.4
TOTAL2002100.0
61) Q.61 So far, that is up until today, has the health care law had a mostly positive, mostly negative or not much of an effect on you and your family? (Q61)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly positive 18.9
2) Mostly negative 25.8
3) Not much of an effect 54.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.1
TOTAL2002100.0
62) Q.62 And looking ahead, do you think the overall effect of the health care law on you and your family over the coming years will be mostly positive, mostly negative, or will it not affect you much either way? (Q62)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly positive 27
2) Mostly negative 37.6
3) Not much of an effect 32.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.6
TOTAL2002100.0
63) Q.63 So far, that is up until today, has the health care law had a mostly positive, mostly negative or not much of an effect on the country as a whole? (Q63)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly positive 32.9
2) Mostly negative 44.6
3) Not much of an effect 17.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.9
TOTAL2002100.0
64) Q.64 And looking ahead, do you think the overall effect of the health care law on the country as a whole over the coming years will be mostly positive, mostly negative, or will it not affect the country much either way? (Q64)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly positive 37.3
2) Mostly negative 46.2
3) Not much of an effect 13.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.3
TOTAL2002100.0
65) Q.67a Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Evangelical Christians (Q67A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 31.2
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 62.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.7
TOTAL2002100.0
66) Q.67b Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Muslims (Q67B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 58.7
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 35.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5.4
TOTAL2002100.0
67) Q.67c Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Jews (Q67C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 31.6
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 64.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4
TOTAL2002100.0
68) Q.67d Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Catholics (Q67D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 18.9
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 77.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.8
TOTAL2002100.0
69) Q.67e Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Atheists, that is, people who don't believe in God (Q67E)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 27
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 67.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5.7
TOTAL2002100.0
70) Q.67f Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Blacks (Q67F)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 54.4
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 43.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.2
TOTAL2002100.0
71) Q.67g Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Hispanics (Q67G)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 49.5
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 47.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.8
TOTAL2002100.0
72) Q.67h Just your impression, in the United States today, is there a lot of discrimination against [INSERT; RANDOMIZE], or not? / Gays and lesbians (Q67H)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there is a lot of discrimination 65.4
2) No, not a lot of discrimination 31.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.8
TOTAL2002100.0
73) Q.68 Do you think it is a sin, or not, to engage in homosexual behavior? (Q68)
TOTAL%
1) Is a sin 49.7
2) Is not a sin 42.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.6
TOTAL2002100.0
74) Q.69 Which statement comes closer to your own views even if neither is exactly right. [READ] (Q69)
TOTAL%
1) The Islamic reilgion is more likely than others to encourage violence among its believers [OR] 50.3
2) The Islamic religion does not encourage violence more than others 39.1
3) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Neither/both equally 2.5
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 8.1
TOTAL2002100.0
75) SEX. Respondent's sex [DO NOT ASK] (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male 49.2
2) Female 50.8
TOTAL2002100.0
76) AGE. What is your age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18 2.5
19) 19 2.6
20) 20 1.5
21) 21 1.6
22) 22 2.3
23) 23 1.4
24) 24 1.9
25) 25 1.5
26) 26 2
27) 27 1.8
28) 28 1.4
29) 29 1.3
30) 30 2.5
31) 31 1.6
32) 32 1.6
33) 33 1.7
34) 34 1.7
35) 35 2.2
36) 36 1.4
37) 37 1.6
38) 38 1.7
39) 39 1.1
40) 40 1.3
41) 41 1.1
42) 42 1.9
43) 43 2
44) 44 1.8
45) 45 1.9
46) 46 1.4
47) 47 1
48) 48 1.4
49) 49 1.4
50) 50 2.7
51) 51 2.2
52) 52 2.9
53) 53 1.8
54) 54 1.9
55) 55 1.5
56) 56 1.4
57) 57 2.2
58) 58 1.4
59) 59 1.4
60) 60 2.3
61) 61 1
62) 62 2
63) 63 1
64) 64 1.5
65) 65 1.6
66) 66 1.4
67) 67 1.2
68) 68 .7
69) 69 .8
70) 70 1.2
71) 71 .9
72) 72 .7
73) 73 .8
74) 74 .7
75) 75 1.3
76) 76 1
77) 77 .7
78) 78 .5
79) 79 .3
80) 80 .9
81) 81 .6
82) 82 .3
83) 83 .6
84) 84 .5
85) 85 .2
86) 86 .3
87) 87 .2
88) 88 0
89) 89 .1
90) 90 .2
91) 91 .2
92) 92 0
93) 93 0
95) 95 0
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1
TOTAL2002100.0
77) EDUC. What is the highest level of school you have completed or the highest degree you have received? [DO NOT READ] (EDUC2)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school (Grades one through eight or no formal schooling) 4.2
2) High school incomplete (Grades nine-11 or Grade 12 with NO diploma) 5.2
3) High school graduate (Grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate) 31.9
4) Some college, no degree (includes some community college) 19.1
5) Two year associate degree from a college or university 12
6) Four year college or university degree 15.8
7) Some postgraduate or professional schooling, no postgraduate degree (e.g. some graduate school) 1
8) Postgraduate or professional degree including master's, doctorate, medical or law degree 10.4
9) Don't know/Refused .3
TOTAL2002100.0
78) HISP. Are you of Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban? (HISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 14.4
2) No 85
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .6
TOTAL2002100.0
79) ORIGINAL HISP. Are you of Hispanic, Latino or Spanish origin, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban? (HISPORIG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 14.2
2) No 85.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .7
TOTAL2002100.0
80) RACE. (1ST MENTION) Which of the following describes your race? You can select as many as apply. White, Black or African American, Asian or Asian American or some other race.[RECORD UP TO FOUR IN ORDER MENTIONED BUT DO NOT PROBE FOR ADDITIONAL] [IF R VOLS MIXED BIRACIAL, PROBE ONCE: What race or races is that?] (RACE3M1)
TOTAL%
1) White (e.g., Caucasian, European, Irish, Italian, Arab, Middle Eastern) 74.5
2) Black or African-American (e.g., Negro, Kenyan, Nigerian, Haitian) 12.8
3) Asian or Asian-American (e.g., Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Vietnamese or other Asian origin groups) 3.4
4) Some other race (SPECIFY) .1
5) Native American/American Indian/Alaska Native (VOL.) 1.6
6) Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian (VOL.) .2
7) Hispanic/Latino (VOL.) (e.g., Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban) 6.2
8) Don't know (VOL.) .4
9) Refused (e.g., non-race answers like American, human, purple) (VOL.) .8
TOTAL2002100.0
81) RACE. (2ND MENTION) Which of the following describes your race? You can select as many as apply. White, Black or African American, Asian or Asian American or some other race.[RECORD UP TO FOUR IN ORDER MENTIONED BUT DO NOT PROBE FOR ADDITIONAL] [IF R VOLS MIXED BIRACIAL, PROBE ONCE: What race or races is that?] (RACE3M2)
TOTAL%
1) White (e.g.. Caucasian, European, Irish, Italian, Arab, Middle Eastern) 11.4
2) Black or African-American (e.g., Negro, Kenyan, Nigerian, Haitian) 15.6
3) Asian or Asian-American (e.g., Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Vietnamese or other Asian origin groups) 8.7
5) Native American/American Indian/Alaska Native (VOL.) 42.2
6) Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian (VOL.) 1.4
7) Hispanic/Latino (VOL.) (e.g., Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban) 20.8
Missing1925 
TOTAL77100.0
82) RACE. (3RD MENTION) Which of the following describes your race? You can select as many as apply. White, Black or African American, Asian or Asian American or some other race.[RECORD UP TO FOUR IN ORDER MENTIONED BUT DO NOT PROBE FOR ADDITIONAL] [IF R VOLS MIXED BIRACIAL, PROBE ONCE: What race or races is that?] (RACE3M3)
TOTAL%
1) White (e.g.. Caucasian, European, Irish, Italian, Arab, Middle Eastern) 23.8
3) Asian or Asian-American (e.g., Asian Indian, Chinese, Filipino, Vietnamese or other Asian origin groups) 42.9
7) Hispanic/Latino (VOL.) (e.g., Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban) 33.3
Missing1997 
TOTAL5100.0
83) Combining Race (RACECMB)
TOTAL%
1) White 71.2
2) Black 12.3
3) Asian 3
4) Mixed race 4.8
5) Some other race 7.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.2
TOTAL2002100.0
84) Race/Ethnicity (RACETHN)
TOTAL%
1) White, non-Hispanic 65.5
2) Black, non-Hispanic 11.7
3) Hispanic 14.4
4) Other 7.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .9
TOTAL2002100.0
85) BIRTH_HISP. Were you born in the United States, on the island of Puerto Rico or in another country? (BIRTH_HI)
TOTAL%
1) U.S. 46.4
2) Puerto Rico 3.4
3) Another country 49.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .9
Missing1786 
TOTAL216100.0
86) RELIG. What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? [INTERVIEWER: IF R VOLUNTEERS 'nothing in particular, none, no religion, etc.' BEFORE REACHING END OF LIST, PROMPT WITH: And would you say that's atheist, agnostic, or just nothing in particular?] (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant (Baptist, Methodist, non-denominational, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian, Reformed, etc.) 34.9
2) Roman Catholic (Catholic) 19.7
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS) 2.1
4) Orthodox (Greek, Russian, or some other orthodox church) .9
5) Jewish (Judaism) 1.2
6) Muslim (Islam) 1.1
7) Buddhist .3
8) Hindu .6
9) Atheist (do not believe in God) 2.8
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a God) 3.9
11) Something else (SPECIFY) 1.8
12) Nothing in particular 15.3
13) Christian (VOL.) 13.9
14) Unitarian (Universalist)(VOL.) .2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.4
TOTAL2002100.0
87) ASK IF SOMETHING ELSE OR DK/REF (RELIG=11, 99): Do you think of yourself as a Christian or not? (CHR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 64.5
2) No 26.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9
Missing1895 
TOTAL107100.0
88) ASK IF CHRISTIAN (RELIG=1-4, 13 OR CHR=1): Would you describe yourself as a 'born again' or evangelical Christian, or not? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, would 44.3
2) No, would not 53
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.7
Missing523 
TOTAL1479100.0
89) ATTEND. Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services ... more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom or never? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week 14.6
2) Once a week 22.6
3) Once or twice a month 13.2
4) A few times a year 18.6
5) Seldom 16.5
6) Never 13.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .9
TOTAL2002100.0
90) Q.78 Do you think of yourself as a member of a minority because of your religious beliefs, or not? (Q78)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 21.1
2) No 77.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.3
TOTAL2002100.0
91) Q.79 ASK IF EVANGELICAL CHRISTIAN AND NOT CATHOLIC (BORN=1 AND (RELIG=1,3,4,13 OR CHR=1)): In recent years, has it become more difficult to be an evangelical Christian in the U.S., has it become easier, or hasn't it changed very much? (Q79)
TOTAL%
1) Has become more difficut 34.4
2) Has become easier 8.1
3) Hasn't changed very much 52.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.6
Missing1421 
TOTAL581100.0
92) Q.80 ASK IF CATHOLIC (RELIG=2): In recent years, has it become more difficult to be a Catholic in the U.S., has it become easier, or hasn't it changed very much? (Q80)
TOTAL%
1) Has become more difficult 18
2) Has become easier 7.5
3) Hasn't changed very much 72.9
8) Undesignated .4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.1
Missing1602 
TOTAL400100.0
93) Q.ASK IF UNAFFILIATED (RELIG=9,10,12): 81 In recent years, has it become more difficult to be a person with no religion in the US, has it become easier, or hasn't it changed very much? (Q81)
TOTAL%
1) Has become more difficult 7.8
2) Has become easier 30.9
3) Hasn't changed very much 59.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.7
Missing1593 
TOTAL409100.0
94) INCOME Last year, that is in 2013, what was your total family income from all sources, before taxes? Just stop me when I get to the right category. [READ] (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000 10.5
2) $10,000 to under $20,000 10.6
3) $20,000 to under $30,000 10.3
4) $30,000 to under $40,000 9.7
5) $40,000 to under $50,000 8.1
6) $50,000 to under $75,000 14.3
7) $75,000 to under $100,000 11.1
8) $100,000 to under $150,000 [OR] 9.1
9) $150,000 or more 7.3
10) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 8.8
TOTAL2002100.0
95) REG. Which of these statements best describes you? [READ IN ORDER] [INSTRUCTION: BE SURE TO CLARIFY WHETHER RESPONDENT IS ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN THEY ARE REGISTERED OR ONLY PROBABLY REGISTERED; IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS THAT THEY ARE IN NORTH DAKOTA AND DON'T HAVE TO REGISTER, PUNCH 1] (REG)
TOTAL%
1) Are you ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN that you are registered to vote at your current address [OR] 70.4
2) Are you PROBABLY registered, but there is a chance your registration has lapsed [OR] 6.2
3) Are you NOT registered to vote at your current address 22.7
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused .7
TOTAL2002100.0
96) PARTY. In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat or independent? (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 24.2
2) Democrat 32.9
3) Independent 37.5
4) No preference (VOL.) 3.1
5) Other party (VOL.) .6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.6
TOTAL2002100.0
97) PARTYLN. ASK IF INDEP/NO PREF/OTHER/DK/REF (PARTY=3,4,5,9): As of today do you lean more to the Republican Party or more to the Democratic Party? (PARTYLN)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 35.9
2) Democrat 34.8
9) Other/Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 29.2
Missing1177 
TOTAL825100.0
98) IDEO In general, would you describe your political views as ... [READ] (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative 8.3
2) Conservative 30.2
3) Moderate 34.2
4) Liberal [OR] 16.2
5) Very liberal 7.8
9) [VOL. DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 3.3
TOTAL2002100.0
99) ASK REPUBLICANS AND REPUBLICAN LEANERS ONLY (PARTY=1 OR PARTYLN=1): From what you know, do you agree or disagree with the Tea Party movement, or don't you have an opinion either way? [TEAPARTY3] (TEAPARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 37.9
2) Disagree 10.5
3) No opinion either way 49.8
8) Haven't heard of (VOL.) .6
9) Refused (VOL.) 1.2
Missing1139 
TOTAL863100.0
100) Q.82a ASK REPUBLICANS AND REPUBLICAN LEANERS (PARTY=1 OR PARTYLN=1): Thinking about how the Republican Party is handling some issues today ...Do you think the Republican Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Government spending (Q82A)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 34.6
2) Not doing a good job 59.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5.9
Missing1139 
TOTAL863100.0
101) Q.82b ASK REPUBLICANS AND REPUBLICAN LEANERS (PARTY=1 OR PARTYLN=1): Thinking about how the Republican Party is handling some issues today ...Do you think the Republican Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Abortion (Q82B)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 43.5
2) Not doing a good job 45.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 11.1
Missing1139 
TOTAL863100.0
102) Q.82c ASK REPUBLICANS AND REPUBLICAN LEANERS (PARTY=1 OR PARTYLN=1): Thinking about how the Republican Party is handling some issues today ...Do you think the Republican Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Same-sex marriage (Q82C)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 33.9
2) Not doing a good job 53.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 12.8
Missing1139 
TOTAL863100.0
103) Q.82d ASK REPUBLICANS AND REPUBLICAN LEANERS (PARTY=1 OR PARTYLN=1): Thinking about how the Republican Party is handling some issues today ...Do you think the Republican Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Illegal immigration (Q82D)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 37
2) Not doing a good job 55.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 7.1
Missing1139 
TOTAL863100.0
104) Q.83a ASK Q.83a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.82a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.82a=2 / Q.82b=2 / Q.82c=2 / Q.82d=2): Would you say that the Republican Party is [too willing to cut government spending] OR is it [not willing enough to cut government spending]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q83A)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to cut government spending 13
2) Not willing enough to cut government spending 80.6
3) Other reason (VOL.) 2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.5
Missing1486 
TOTAL516100.0
105) Q.83b ASK Q.83a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.82a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.82a=2 / Q.82b=2 / Q.82c=2 / Q.82d=2): Would you say that the Republican Party is [too willing to put restrictions on abortion] OR is it [Not willing enough to put restrictions on abortion]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q83B)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to put restrictions on abortion 41.8
2) Not willing enough to put restrictions on abortion 53
3) Other reason (VOL.) 1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.3
Missing1618 
TOTAL384100.0
106) Q.83c ASK Q.83a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.82a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.82a=2 / Q.82b=2 / Q.82c=2 / Q.82d=2): Would you say that the Republican Party is [too willing to accept same-sex marriage] OR is it [not willing enough to accept same-sex marriage]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q83C)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to accept same-sex marriage 40.7
2) Not willing enough to accept same-sex marriage 51.9
3) Other reason (VOL.) 2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5.4
Missing1554 
TOTAL448100.0
107) Q.83d ASK Q.83a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.82a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.82a=2 / Q.82b=2 / Q.82c=2 / Q.82d=2): Would you say that the Republican Party is [too willing to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status] OR is it [not willing enough to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status]? (Q83D)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status 59
2) Not willing enough to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status 32.2
3) Other reason (VOL.) 3.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 5
Missing1504 
TOTAL498100.0
108) Q.84.a ASK DEMOCRATS AND DEMOCRATIC LEANERS (PARTY=2 OR PARTYLN=2): Thinking about how the Democratic Party is handling some issues today Do you think the Democratic Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Government spending (Q84A)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 48.6
2) Not doing a good job 45.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 6.1
Missing1089 
TOTAL913100.0
109) Q.84.b ASK DEMOCRATS AND DEMOCRATIC LEANERS (PARTY=2 OR PARTYLN=2): Thinking about how the Democratic Party is handling some issues today Do you think the Democratic Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Abortion (Q84B)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 61.4
2) Not doing a good job 28.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 10.5
Missing1089 
TOTAL913100.0
110) Q.84.c ASK DEMOCRATS AND DEMOCRATIC LEANERS (PARTY=2 OR PARTYLN=2): Thinking about how the Democratic Party is handling some issues today Do you think the Democratic Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Same-sex marriage (Q84C)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 61.6
2) Not doing a good job 28.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 10.2
Missing1089 
TOTAL913100.0
111) Q.84.d ASK DEMOCRATS AND DEMOCRATIC LEANERS (PARTY=2 OR PARTYLN=2):Q.84d Thinking about how the Democratic Party is handling some issues today Do you think the Democratic Party is doing a good job, OR is it NOT doing a good job representing your views on [ITEM; RANDOMIZE]? / Illegal immigration (Q84D)
TOTAL%
1) Good job 47.1
2) Not doing a good job 43.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 9
Missing1089 
TOTAL913100.0
112) 85.a ASK Q.85a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.84a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.84a=2 / Q.84b=2 / Q.84c=2 / Q.84d=2): Would you say that the Democratic Party is [too willing to cut government spending] OR is it [not willing enough to cut government spending]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q85A)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to cut government spending 26.6
2) Not willing enough to cut government spending 67.1
3) Other reason (VOL.) 1.8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.5
Missing1609 
TOTAL393100.0
113) 85.b ASK Q.85a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.84a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.84a=2 / Q.84b=2 / Q.84c=2 / Q.84d=2): Would you say that the Democratic Party is [too willing to put restrictions on abortion] OR is it [Not willing enough to put restrictions on abortion]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q85B)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to put restrictions on abortion 38.1
2) Not willing enough to put restrictions on abortion 55.6
3) Other reason (VOL.) 3.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.7
Missing1760 
TOTAL242100.0
114) 85.c ASK Q.85a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.84a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.84a=2 / Q.84b=2 / Q.84c=2 / Q.84d=2): Would you say that the Democratic Party is [too willing to accept same-sex marriage] OR is it [not willing enough to accept same-sex marriage]? [RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q85C)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to accept same-sex marriage 52.2
2) Not willing enough to accept same-sex marriage 42.5
3) Other reason (VOL.) .7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 4.6
Missing1767 
TOTAL235100.0
115) 85.d ASK Q.85a-d IMMEDIATELY AFTER ITEM IN Q.84a-d IF RESPONSE IS 'NOT DOING A GOOD JOB' (Q.84a=2 / Q.84b=2 / Q.84c=2 / Q.84d=2): Would you say that the Democratic Party is [too willing to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status] OR is it [not willing enough to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status]?[RANDOMIZE WORDING IN BRACKETS] (Q85D)
TOTAL%
1) Too willing to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status 48.6
2) Not willing enough to allow immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to gain legal status 46.1
3) Other reason (VOL.) 2.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 2.9
Missing1613 
TOTAL389100.0
116) PVOTE12A ASK ALL REGISTERED VOTERS (REG=1): In the 2012 presidential election between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, did things come up that kept you from voting, or did you happen to vote? (PVOTE12A)
TOTAL%
1) Voted 88.4
2) Did not vote (includes too young to vote) 10.8
8) Don't remember if voted (VOL.) .5
9) Refused (VOL.) .2
Missing450 
TOTAL1552100.0
117) SCALE10. ASK ALL REGISTERED VOTERS (REG=1): I'd like you to rate your chance of voting in November...If 10 represents a person who definitely will vote and 1 represents a person who definitely will NOT vote, where on this scale of 10 to 1 would you place yourself? (SCALE10)
TOTAL%
1) 1 2.1
2) 2 .4
3) 3 .9
4) 4 .8
5) 5 3.7
6) 6 1.8
7) 7 2.5
8) 8 7.9
9) 9 7
10) 10 71.3
11) Don't know 1.7
Missing450 
TOTAL1552100.0
118) HH1. How many people, including yourself, live in your household? [INTERVIEWER NOTE: HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS INCLUDE PEOPLE WHO THINK OF THIS HOUSEHOLD AS THEIR PRIMARY PLACE OF RESIDENCE, INCLUDING THOSE WHO ARE TEMPORARILY AWAY ON BUSINESS, VACATION, IN A HOSPITAL, OR AWAY AT SCHOOL. THIS INCLUDES INFANTS, CHILDREN AND ADULTS.] (HH1)
TOTAL%
1) 1 15.6
2) 2 32.5
3) 3 18.2
4) 4 16.3
5) 5 9.1
6) 6 3.7
7) 7 2.3
8) Eight or more .8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.5
TOTAL2002100.0
119) HH3. ASK IF MORE THAN ONE PERSON IN HH (HH1 greater than 1): How many, including yourself, are adults, age 18 and older? (HH3)
TOTAL%
1) 1 5.9
2) 2 58.3
3) 3 21.7
4) 4 9
5) 5 2.9
6) 6 .5
7) 7 .5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 1.3
Missing407 
TOTAL1595100.0
120) Number of children in household (CHILD)
TOTAL%
0) No children 63.1
1) 1 13.1
2) 2 13.4
3) 3 6
4) 4 1.9
5) 5 .7
6) 6 .3
99) Don't know/Refused 1.5
TOTAL2002100.0
121) L1. ASK ALL LANDLINE SAMPLE: Now thinking about your telephone use Do you have a working cell phone? (QL1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, have cell phone 73.4
2) No, do not 26.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .2
Missing1201 
TOTAL801100.0
122) L1a. ASK IF NO CELL PHONE AND MULTI-PERSON HOUSEHOLD (L1=2,9 AND HH1 greater than 1): Does anyone in your household have a working cell phone? (QL1A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, someone in household has cell phone 45.2
2) No 51.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) 3.3
Missing1919 
TOTAL83100.0
123) C1. ASK ALL CELL PHONE SAMPLE: Now thinking about your telephone use Is there at least one telephone INSIDE your home that is currently working and is not a cell phone? (QC1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, home telephone 35.9
2) No, no home telephone 63.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL.) .8
Missing801 
TOTAL1201100.0
124) MONEY2. That's the end of the interview. If you would like to be reimbursed for your cell phone minutes, we can send you $5. I will need your full name and a mailing address where we can send you the money. (MONEY2)
TOTAL%
1) Gave information 28.2
9) Respondent does not want the money (VOL.) 71.8
Missing801 
TOTAL1201100.0
125) Individual telephone use [PHONEUSE2] (PHNUSE2)
TOTAL%
1) LLO 9.1
2) Dual 48.9
3) CPO 42
TOTAL2002100.0
126) Household telephone use (PHONEUSE)
TOTAL%
1) LLO HH 6
2) Dual HH 51.9
3) CPO HH 42
TOTAL2002100.0
127) 7-point likely voter scale (LVS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20023.973.01
128) Likely voter weight at 48% cutoff [LVS48WEIGHT] (LVS48W)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL11733.341.59
129) Weight for unlikely voters at 48% cutoff [UNLVS48WEIGHT] (UNLVS48W)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20022.322.45
130) First Stage Sample Weight (WT1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20021.080.36
131) Weight for LL sample (LLWEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8019.557.70
132) Weight for cell sample (CELLWEIG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL12012.590.96
133) Final Weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20023.131.61
134) Interviewer gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male 38.7
2) Female 61.3
TOTAL2002100.0
135) EDUC. What is the highest level of school you have completed or the highest degree you have received? [DO NOT READ] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school (Grade 12 or less with NO diploma or GED) 9.4
2) High school graduate (Grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate) 32
3) Some college, no degree (includes some community college) 19.2
4) Two year associate degree from a college or university 12
5) Four year college or university degree 15.9
6) Some postgraduate or professional schooling/degree 11.5
Missing10 
TOTAL1992100.0
136) PARTY. In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat or independent? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 25.6
2) Democrat 34.7
3) Independent 39.7
Missing92 
TOTAL1910100.0
137) Race/Ethnicity (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White, non-Hispanic 66.2
2) Black, non-Hispanic 11.8
3) Hispanic 14.5
4) Other 7.5
Missing25 
TOTAL1977100.0