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ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO C0MPLETED FORM 2. For each specific religious group, please indicate whether you would favor or oppose this group applying for government funds to provide social services to people who need them. -- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, or Mormon churches. (APLMRMN)
  TOTAL %
1) Favor 1,195 50.4
2) Oppose 978 41.3
9) Dont know/Refused 197 8.3
TOTAL2,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Please tell me whether you would favor or oppose the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, or Mormon churches, applying for government funds to provide social services to people who need them. [Form 2 only] (Q262GF2) (FMORMN_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Favor 2,031 47.6
2) Oppose 1,841 43.1
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 398 9.3
TOTAL4,270100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


From what you know, do you think that the Mormon religion and your own religion have a lot in common, or do you think that the Mormon religion and your religion are very different? (Asked if respondent reported 1-5, 7-8, 11, 13-14 on RELIG) (MRMNRREL)
  TOTAL %
1) A lot in common 628 24.7
2) Very different 1,586 62.5
9) Dont Know/Refused 324 12.8
TOTAL2,538100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


From what you know, do you think that the Mormon religion and your own beliefs have a lot in common, or do you think that the Mormon religion and your own beliefs are very different? (Asked if respondent reported 9, 10, 12, or 99 on RELIG) (MRMNRBEL)
  TOTAL %
1) A lot in common 67 14.6
2) Very different 328 71.3
9) Dont Know/Refused 65 14.1
TOTAL460100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Based on what you have read or heard about Mormons, do you think their religion is a Christian religion, or do you think it is not a Christian religion? (MRMNXIAN)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes, their religion is a Christian religion 1,544 51.5
2) No, their religion is not a Christian religion 937 31.2
9) Dont Know/Refused 518 17.3
TOTAL2,999100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If RELIG = 1-2, 4-8, 11, 13-14, or (RELIG = 99 and CHR = 1): From what you know, do you think that the Mormon religion and your own religion are very similar, somewhat similar, somewhat different, or very different? (Q190C) [See Note 2: Randomization of Religious Similarity Variables on the ARDA Summary Page for randomization information.] (SMORM_A)
  TOTAL %
1) Very similar 239 3.3
2) Somewhat similar 1,295 18.1
3) Somewhat different 1,701 23.8
4) Very different 2,556 35.7
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 1,359 19
TOTAL7,150100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If RELIG = 9-10, 12, or (RELIG = 99 or CHR = 2 or 9): From what you know, do you think that the Mormon religion and your own beliefs are very similar, somewhat similar, somewhat different, or very different? (Q191C) [See Note 2: Randomization of Religious Similarity Variables on the ARDA Summary Page for randomization information.] (AMORM_A)
  TOTAL %
1) Very similar 15 1
2) Somewhat similar 229 15.3
3) Somewhat different 238 16
4) Very different 606 40.6
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 404 27.1
TOTAL1,492100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


We would like you to imagine, for a moment, that for some reason you could no longer continue to attend a church of your present denomination. Below is a list of other denominations that it would be possible for you to attend. We would like you to consider each and decide for yourself how comfortable and at home you think you would feel in each. -- Mormon Church (MORMON)
  TOTAL %
1) Very comfortable 71 2.7
2) Comfortable 278 10.7
3) A little uncomfortable 420 16.2
4) Uncomfortable 1,026 39.6
5) Dont know enough about this denomination to say 799 30.8
TOTAL2,594100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: Congregations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


Q50 How much would you say that you trust the following people or groups ..p. Mormons (Q50P)
  TOTAL %
1) A lot 226 13.7
2) Some 1,058 64.3
3) Only a little 258 15.7
4) Not at all 103 6.3
TOTAL1,645100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


Is your overall opinion of Mormons very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPMORMNS)
  TOTAL %
1) Very favorable 303 9.9
2) Mostly favorable 1,306 42.8
3) Mostly unfavorable 562 18.4
4) Very unfavorable 266 8.7
5) Never heard of 51 1.7
8) Cant rate 507 16.6
9) Dont Know/Refused 57 1.9
TOTAL3,052100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Would you be more likely or less likely to support a candidate for president who is Mormon, or wouldnt this matter to you? (PRESMRMN)
  TOTAL %
1) More likely to support 168 5.5
2) Less likely to support 768 25.2
3) Wouldnt matter/No difference 2,008 65.8
9) Dont Know/Refused 109 3.6
TOTAL3,053100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Which of the following has had the biggest influence on your view of Mormons … (INFLMRMN)
  TOTAL %
1) A personal experience 363 28.7
2) The views of your friends and family 131 10.3
3) What you have seen or read in the media 258 20.4
4) Your religious beliefs 139 11
5) Your education 178 14
6) Something else 149 11.8
9) Dont Know/Refused 49 3.9
TOTAL1,267100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Do you feel warm, cold, or neither warm nor cold toward Mormons? (W2D8)
  TOTAL %
-7) No answer 10 0.3
-6) Not asked, unit non-response 1,492 48.9
-2) Missing, see documentation 47 1.5
1) Warm 171 5.6
2) Cold 221 7.2
3) Neither warm nor cold 1,108 36.3
TOTAL3,049100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Online


IF WARM: Do you feel (extremely warm, moderately warm, or a little warm / a little warm, moderately warm, or extremely warm) toward Mormons? (W2D9)
  TOTAL %
-7) No answer 1 0
-6) Not asked, unit non-response 1,492 48.9
-2) Missing, see documentation 51 1.7
-1) Inapplicable 1,335 43.8
1) Extremely warm 44 1.4
2) Moderately warm 92 3
3) A little warm 34 1.1
TOTAL3,049100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Online


IF COLD: Do you feel (extremely cold, moderately cold, or a little cold / a little cold, moderately cold, or extremely cold) toward Mormons? (W2D10)
  TOTAL %
-7) No answer 1 0
-6) Not asked, unit non-response 1,492 48.9
-2) Missing, see documentation 51 1.7
-1) Inapplicable 1,285 42.1
1) Extremely cold 53 1.7
2) Moderately cold 95 3.1
3) A little cold 72 2.4
TOTAL3,049100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Online


Is your overall opinion of Mormons very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (QN14_D)
  TOTAL %
1) Very favorable 563 14
2) Mostly favorable 639 15.9
3) Mostly unfavorable 579 14.4
4) Very unfavorable 750 18.7
5) Never heard of 239 6
6) Cant rate 609 15.2
8) Dont know 558 13.9
9) Refused 79 2
TOTAL4,016100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Is your overall opinion of Mormons very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (Q141D) (MORMON_A)
  TOTAL %
1) Very favorable 824 9.3
2) Mostly favorable 3,023 34.2
3) Mostly unfavorable 1,462 16.6
4) Very unfavorable 855 9.7
5) Never heard of (VOL.) 115 1.3
8) Cant rate (VOL.) 1,942 22
9) Refused (VOL.) 608 6.9
TOTAL8,829100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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Government Funding: This question type asks if the respondent favors/opposes the LDS applying for government funding for certain programs
Opinion of LDS Beliefs: This question type asks about the respondent's opinion of or comfort with LDS beliefs
Opinion of Mormons: This question type asks the respondent's opinion about Mormons

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