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 unmarried partner (HRPNRW1) -- 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
No87.7%
107
94.0%
442
94.9%
263
96.4%
239
95.2%
159
90.0%
27
94.1%
1237
Yes12.3%
15
6.0%
28
5.1%
14
3.6%
9
4.8%
8
10.0%
3
5.9%
77
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
No92.5%
576
93.2%
221
97.2%
418

23
94.2%
1215
Yes7.5%
47
6.8%
16
2.8%
12

1
5.8%
75
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

24

1290



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
No95.0%
646
93.4%
591
94.2%
1237
Yes5.0%
34
6.6%
42
5.8%
76
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
No94.9%
869
92.2%
142
91.5%
162
95.2%
59
100.0%
4
94.1%
1236
Yes5.1%
47
7.8%
12
8.5%
15
4.8%
3
0.0%
0
5.9%
77
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
No89.9%
62
97.1%
329
92.7%
127
94.7%
302
93.4%
198
92.4%
219
94.2%
1237
Yes10.1%
7
2.9%
10
7.3%
10
5.3%
17
6.6%
14
7.6%
18
5.8%
76
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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