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
Respondents gender (HRGENDW1) -- 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
Female65.6%
80
51.1%
240
55.0%
153
54.4%
135
35.9%
60
43.3%
13
51.8%
681
Male34.4%
42
48.9%
230
45.0%
125
45.6%
113
64.1%
107
56.7%
17
48.2%
634
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
470
100.0%
278
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Female56.0%
349
46.4%
110
47.0%
202

20
51.2%
661
Male44.0%
274
53.6%
127
53.0%
228

5
48.8%
629
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

25

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Female100.0%
680
0.0%
0
51.8%
680
Male0.0%
0
100.0%
634
48.2%
634
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
634

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Female50.4%
462
60.8%
93
52.0%
92
48.4%
30
75.0%
3
51.8%
680
Male49.6%
455
39.2%
60
48.0%
85
51.6%
32
25.0%
1
48.2%
633
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
153
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Female69.6%
48
52.8%
179
51.8%
71
52.8%
169
49.5%
105
45.8%
109
51.8%
681
Male30.4%
21
47.2%
160
48.2%
66
47.2%
151
50.5%
107
54.2%
129
48.2%
634
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
320
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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