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 grandparent (HR_GRPAR)



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 96.0%
534
100.0%
748
99.6%
751
100.0%
411
100.0%
141
99.0%
2585
Yes 4.0%
22
0.0%
0
0.4%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.0%
25
TOTAL 100.0%
556
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
411
100.0%
141

2610


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
No 98.8%
1335
99.3%
1250
99.0%
2585
Yes 1.2%
16
0.7%
9
1.0%
25
TOTAL 100.0%
1351
100.0%
1259

2610


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it Missing TOTAL
No 98.2%
165
99.7%
378
98.9%
625
99.2%
500
99.6%
223
98.8%
668

26
99.1%
2559
Yes 1.8%
3
0.3%
1
1.1%
7
0.8%
4
0.4%
1
1.2%
8

0
0.9%
24
TOTAL 100.0%
168
100.0%
379
100.0%
632
100.0%
504
100.0%
224
100.0%
676

26

2583


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
No 99.2%
1797
98.6%
274
98.8%
317
98.1%
106
100.0%
9
100.0%
82
99.1%
2585
Yes 0.8%
14
1.4%
4
1.2%
4
1.9%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.9%
24
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 97.3%
143
99.3%
689
98.6%
357
99.6%
691
98.5%
404
99.3%
302
99.0%
2586
Yes 2.7%
4
0.7%
5
1.4%
5
0.4%
3
1.5%
6
0.7%
2
1.0%
25
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
694
100.0%
362
100.0%
694
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2611


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
No 99.8%
439
98.4%
611
99.0%
872
99.3%
663
99.0%
2585
Yes 0.2%
1
1.6%
10
1.0%
9
0.7%
5
1.0%
25
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 99.3%
304
98.6%
1041
99.2%
476
99.0%
417
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10
99.0%
2576
Yes 0.7%
2
1.4%
15
0.8%
4
1.0%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
1.0%
25
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
421
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10

2601