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
In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had a separation due to marital difficulties? (HM31W1) -- 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
1.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes7.1%
7
7.1%
27
9.5%
21
6.9%
11
5.0%
7
15.0%
3
7.5%
76
No92.9%
92
92.9%
353
90.5%
199
93.1%
149
93.6%
132
85.0%
17
92.4%
942
Missing239057872710294
TOTAL 100.0%
99
100.0%
380
100.0%
220
100.0%
160
100.0%
141
100.0%
20

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Political party

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

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

0
0.0%
0
Yes9.1%
43
5.3%
8
6.1%
23

1
7.4%
74
No90.9%
430
94.7%
144
93.4%
351

18
92.4%
925
Missing15085550290
TOTAL 100.0%
473
100.0%
152
100.0%
376

19

1001



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.4%
2
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes8.7%
45
6.0%
30
7.4%
75
No91.3%
470
93.7%
472
92.4%
942
Missing166129295
TOTAL 100.0%
515
100.0%
504

1019



Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Refused0.3%
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
0.0%
0
Yes6.3%
47
13.9%
14
8.7%
11
4.3%
2
50.0%
2
7.5%
76
No93.4%
692
86.1%
87
91.3%
116
95.7%
45
50.0%
2
92.4%
942
Missing1765251151295
TOTAL 100.0%
741
100.0%
101
100.0%
127
100.0%
47
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.7%
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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes19.1%
9
7.4%
21
5.6%
7
6.3%
16
7.6%
12
6.4%
10
7.4%
75
No80.9%
38
91.8%
259
94.4%
117
93.7%
236
92.4%
146
93.6%
147
92.5%
943
Missing225814685381296
TOTAL 100.0%
47
100.0%
282
100.0%
124
100.0%
252
100.0%
158
100.0%
157

1020