Portraits of American Life Study
Hosted by The ARDA
The PALS seeks to understand the impact of religion in everyday life, and ultimately the connections between religious change and other forms of change among diverse individuals and families over the course of their lives.
Results & Summaries
Do you have any physical or nervous condition that limits the type of work or the amount of work you can do? (HM2W1) -- Wave 1 (2006)



Variable Comparisons

[Education | Political Party | Gender | Race | Religious Tradition ]

Education

Less than high schoolGED or high school diplomaVocational/technical diploma or associate degreeBachelorsGraduate degreeOtherTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.9%
8
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.6%
8
Yes43.8%
53
24.7%
116
15.2%
42
17.7%
44
18.6%
31
10.3%
3
22.0%
289
No56.2%
68
75.3%
353
81.9%
227
82.3%
205
80.2%
134
89.7%
26
77.2%
1013
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
469
100.0%
277
100.0%
249
100.0%
167
100.0%
29

1312



Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.5%
2

0
0.2%
2
Dont know1.3%
8
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.6%
8
Yes21.2%
132
22.8%
54
23.5%
101

3
22.3%
287
No77.5%
482
77.2%
183
76.0%
327

22
77.0%
992
TOTAL 100.0%
622
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

25

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.2%
2
Dont know1.2%
8
0.0%
0
0.6%
8
Yes21.5%
146
22.9%
145
22.1%
291
No77.4%
526
76.8%
487
77.1%
1013
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
634

1314



Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Refused0.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
12.9%
8
0.0%
0
0.6%
8
Yes25.4%
233
23.4%
36
9.6%
17
4.8%
3
20.0%
1
22.1%
290
No74.3%
681
76.6%
118
90.4%
160
82.3%
51
80.0%
4
77.2%
1014
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
5

1314



Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
3.8%
8
0.0%
0
0.6%
8
Yes23.2%
16
26.2%
89
21.2%
29
17.6%
56
25.5%
54
19.4%
46
22.1%
290
No76.8%
53
73.2%
249
78.8%
108
82.4%
263
70.8%
150
80.6%
191
77.2%
1014
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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