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 roomer (HR_ROOM)



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 97.8%
544
99.5%
744
99.7%
752
100.0%
412
100.0%
141
99.3%
2593
Yes 2.2%
12
0.5%
4
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.7%
18
TOTAL 100.0%
556
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
141

2611


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
No 99.6%
1345
99.0%
1247
99.3%
2592
Yes 0.4%
6
1.0%
12
0.7%
18
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 98.8%
166
98.9%
375
99.5%
629
99.6%
502
98.7%
221
99.6%
673

26
99.3%
2566
Yes 1.2%
2
1.1%
4
0.5%
3
0.4%
2
1.3%
3
0.4%
3

0
0.7%
17
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 99.4%
1800
99.6%
277
98.4%
316
100.0%
109
100.0%
9
98.8%
81
99.3%
2592
Yes 0.6%
11
0.4%
1
1.6%
5
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
1
0.7%
18
TOTAL 100.0%
1811
100.0%
278
100.0%
321
100.0%
109
100.0%
9
100.0%
82

2610


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
No 100.0%
147
99.6%
690
99.7%
361
99.3%
688
98.5%
404
99.3%
302
99.3%
2592
Yes 0.0%
0
0.4%
3
0.3%
1
0.7%
5
1.5%
6
0.7%
2
0.7%
17
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
693
100.0%
362
100.0%
693
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2609


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
No 100.0%
440
100.0%
621
99.4%
876
98.1%
655
99.3%
2592
Yes 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.6%
5
1.9%
13
0.7%
18
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 98.7%
302
99.2%
1048
99.6%
478
99.5%
419
99.6%
266
97.2%
69

10
99.3%
2582
Yes 1.3%
4
0.8%
8
0.4%
2
0.5%
2
0.4%
1
2.8%
2

0
0.7%
19
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
421
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10

2601