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 roommate (HRRMMTW1) -- 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
98.3%
463
98.6%
273
89.1%
221
94.6%
158
90.0%
27
96.1%
1263
Yes0.0%
0
1.7%
8
1.4%
4
10.9%
27
5.4%
9
10.0%
3
3.9%
51
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
471
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
No97.1%
605
92.4%
218
96.7%
416

25
96.1%
1239
Yes2.9%
18
7.6%
18
3.3%
14

0
3.9%
50
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

1289



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
No97.1%
660
95.3%
604
96.2%
1264
Yes2.9%
20
4.7%
30
3.8%
50
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
634

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
No95.5%
875
98.7%
152
96.6%
171
98.4%
61
100.0%
4
96.2%
1263
Yes4.5%
41
1.3%
2
3.4%
6
1.6%
1
0.0%
0
3.8%
50
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
No100.0%
69
98.8%
336
97.8%
134
96.9%
309
98.1%
209
87.8%
208
96.2%
1265
Yes0.0%
0
1.2%
4
2.2%
3
3.1%
10
1.9%
4
12.2%
29
3.8%
50
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
213
100.0%
237

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