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 (HR_PRTNR)



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 87.9%
489
92.9%
694
94.8%
715
96.1%
396
100.0%
141
93.3%
2435
Yes 12.1%
67
7.1%
53
5.2%
39
3.9%
16
0.0%
0
6.7%
175
TOTAL 100.0%
556
100.0%
747
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
141

2610


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
No 94.1%
1271
92.5%
1164
93.3%
2435
Yes 5.9%
80
7.5%
95
6.7%
175
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 94.1%
159
91.0%
345
93.7%
592
95.4%
481
93.8%
211
92.0%
622

26
93.2%
2410
Yes 5.9%
10
9.0%
34
6.3%
40
4.6%
23
6.2%
14
8.0%
54

0
6.8%
175
TOTAL 100.0%
169
100.0%
379
100.0%
632
100.0%
504
100.0%
225
100.0%
676

26

2585


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
No 93.8%
1698
92.8%
258
92.2%
296
91.7%
100
100.0%
9
90.4%
75
93.3%
2436
Yes 6.2%
113
7.2%
20
7.8%
25
8.3%
9
0.0%
0
9.6%
8
6.7%
175
TOTAL 100.0%
1811
100.0%
278
100.0%
321
100.0%
109
100.0%
9
100.0%
83

2611


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
No 93.9%
138
94.1%
653
92.8%
337
93.8%
651
90.0%
369
94.7%
288
93.3%
2436
Yes 6.1%
9
5.9%
41
7.2%
26
6.2%
43
10.0%
41
5.3%
16
6.7%
176
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
694
100.0%
363
100.0%
694
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2612


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
No 93.4%
411
93.1%
578
93.6%
824
93.0%
621
93.3%
2434
Yes 6.6%
29
6.9%
43
6.4%
56
7.0%
47
6.7%
175
TOTAL 100.0%
440
100.0%
621
100.0%
880
100.0%
668

2609


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 90.2%
276
92.9%
981
93.3%
448
95.0%
399
95.1%
254
94.4%
67

10
93.3%
2425
Yes 9.8%
30
7.1%
75
6.7%
32
5.0%
21
4.9%
13
5.6%
4

0
6.7%
175
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
420
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10

2600