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
Respondent lives with adopted child (HRADOW1) -- 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
No99.2%
121
99.8%
469
98.9%
274
98.0%
244
98.2%
164
90.0%
27
98.8%
1299
Yes0.8%
1
0.2%
1
1.1%
3
2.0%
5
1.8%
3
10.0%
3
1.2%
16
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
249
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
No98.9%
616
99.2%
235
98.4%
423

25
98.8%
1274
Yes1.1%
7
0.8%
2
1.6%
7

0
1.2%
16
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

25

1290



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
No98.5%
670
99.2%
628
98.9%
1298
Yes1.5%
10
0.8%
5
1.1%
15
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
No98.8%
906
98.7%
152
98.3%
175
100.0%
62
100.0%
4
98.8%
1299
Yes1.2%
11
1.3%
2
1.7%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
16
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
154
100.0%
178
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
No98.5%
67
98.2%
333
97.8%
134
99.1%
317
100.0%
212
99.2%
236
98.9%
1299
Yes1.5%
1
1.8%
6
2.2%
3
0.9%
3
0.0%
0
0.8%
2
1.1%
15
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
320
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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