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 serious problem with a close friend, neighbor, or relative? (HM33W1) -- 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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes24.6%
30
20.2%
95
27.4%
76
26.6%
66
19.6%
33
10.0%
3
23.0%
303
No75.4%
92
79.8%
375
72.6%
201
73.4%
182
79.2%
133
90.0%
27
76.8%
1010
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
168
100.0%
30

1315



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
Yes23.5%
146
21.9%
52
23.2%
100

4
23.1%
298
No76.5%
476
78.1%
185
76.3%
329

21
76.7%
990
TOTAL 100.0%
622
100.0%
237
100.0%
431

25

1290



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.2%
2
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes27.2%
185
18.5%
117
23.0%
302
No72.8%
495
81.2%
515
76.9%
1010
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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes25.8%
236
18.8%
29
13.6%
24
17.5%
11
50.0%
2
23.0%
302
No74.0%
678
81.2%
125
86.4%
153
82.5%
52
50.0%
2
76.9%
1010
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
63
100.0%
4

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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
Yes19.1%
13
22.6%
77
11.7%
16
23.2%
74
26.9%
57
27.3%
65
23.0%
302
No80.9%
55
76.8%
261
88.3%
121
76.8%
245
73.1%
155
72.7%
173
76.9%
1010
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

1314