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 grandchild (HR_GRCHL)



Variable Comparisons

[Age | Gender | Political Ideology | Race | Religious Tradition | Region | Education ]

Age

18 to 29 years old 30 to 44 years old 45 to 59 years old 60 to 74 years old 75 years and older TOTAL
No 99.5%
552
99.2%
742
93.4%
704
89.6%
369
98.6%
139
96.0%
2506
Yes 0.5%
3
0.8%
6
6.6%
50
10.4%
43
1.4%
2
4.0%
104
TOTAL 100.0%
555
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
141

2610


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
No 95.0%
1285
97.1%
1222
96.0%
2507
Yes 5.0%
67
2.9%
37
4.0%
104
TOTAL 100.0%
1352
100.0%
1259

2611


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it Missing TOTAL
No 95.2%
160
95.5%
362
96.5%
610
97.6%
492
96.4%
217
95.0%
642

24
96.1%
2483
Yes 4.8%
8
4.5%
17
3.5%
22
2.4%
12
3.6%
8
5.0%
34

2
3.9%
101
TOTAL 100.0%
168
100.0%
379
100.0%
632
100.0%
504
100.0%
225
100.0%
676

26

2584


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
No 96.6%
1750
91.0%
253
94.7%
304
100.0%
108
100.0%
9
100.0%
82
96.1%
2506
Yes 3.4%
61
9.0%
25
5.3%
17
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
3.9%
103
TOTAL 100.0%
1811
100.0%
278
100.0%
321
100.0%
108
100.0%
9
100.0%
82

2609


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
No 91.2%
134
95.5%
663
97.5%
353
96.7%
670
95.6%
392
97.0%
295
96.1%
2507
Yes 8.8%
13
4.5%
31
2.5%
9
3.3%
23
4.4%
18
3.0%
9
3.9%
103
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
694
100.0%
362
100.0%
693
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2610


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
No 97.0%
427
96.6%
600
95.1%
838
96.0%
641
96.0%
2506
Yes 3.0%
13
3.4%
21
4.9%
43
4.0%
27
4.0%
104
TOTAL 100.0%
440
100.0%
621
100.0%
881
100.0%
668

2610


Education

No high school diploma GED or high school diploma Vocational/technical diploma or Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate degree Other Missing TOTAL
No 88.9%
272
97.2%
1026
94.8%
455
97.6%
411
99.3%
265
95.8%
68

10
96.0%
2497
Yes 11.1%
34
2.8%
30
5.2%
25
2.4%
10
0.7%
2
4.2%
3

0
4.0%
104
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
421
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10

2601