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
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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
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Yes11.6%
14
15.1%
71
14.8%
41
11.3%
28
8.4%
14
6.7%
2
12.9%
170
No88.4%
107
84.9%
399
85.2%
236
88.3%
219
90.4%
151
93.3%
28
86.8%
1140
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

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

0
0.2%
2
Dont know0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
1
Yes14.0%
87
19.1%
45
8.8%
38

0
13.2%
170
No85.9%
535
80.9%
191
90.7%
390

25
86.6%
1116
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.2%
2
Dont know0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Yes15.6%
106
10.1%
64
12.9%
170
No84.2%
572
89.6%
568
86.8%
1140
TOTAL 100.0%
679
100.0%
634

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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 know0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Yes14.3%
131
14.9%
23
6.8%
12
6.5%
4
0.0%
0
12.9%
170
No85.4%
782
85.1%
131
93.2%
165
93.5%
58
100.0%
4
86.8%
1140
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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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
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.1%
1
Yes18.8%
13
13.3%
45
7.3%
10
13.2%
42
16.9%
36
10.5%
25
13.0%
171
No81.2%
56
86.1%
292
92.7%
127
86.8%
277
83.1%
177
89.0%
211
86.8%
1140
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
213
100.0%
237

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