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 legal guardianship, foster, or partners child (HRGUAW1) -- 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
No100.0%
121
99.4%
467
98.2%
272
99.6%
248
98.2%
164
100.0%
30
99.1%
1302
Yes0.0%
0
0.6%
3
1.8%
5
0.4%
1
1.8%
3
0.0%
0
0.9%
12
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
249
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
No99.0%
617
100.0%
236
98.8%
425

25
99.1%
1278
Yes1.0%
6
0.0%
0
1.2%
5

0
0.9%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

1289



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
No99.9%
680
98.4%
623
99.2%
1303
Yes0.1%
1
1.6%
10
0.8%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
681
100.0%
633

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
No99.2%
910
98.1%
151
98.9%
176
100.0%
62
100.0%
4
99.1%
1303
Yes0.8%
7
1.9%
3
1.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.9%
12
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
154
100.0%
178
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

1315



Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
No100.0%
69
98.2%
334
100.0%
137
99.4%
317
99.5%
211
99.2%
235
99.2%
1303
Yes0.0%
0
1.8%
6
0.0%
0
0.6%
2
0.5%
1
0.8%
2
0.8%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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