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 sibling (HR_SIB)



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 73.4%
408
96.0%
718
97.2%
733
97.8%
403
100.0%
141
92.0%
2403
Yes 26.6%
148
4.0%
30
2.8%
21
2.2%
9
0.0%
0
8.0%
208
TOTAL 100.0%
556
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
141

2611


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
No 91.7%
1239
92.5%
1164
92.1%
2403
Yes 8.3%
112
7.5%
95
7.9%
207
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 88.2%
149
95.0%
360
93.2%
588
92.3%
465
94.7%
213
89.2%
603

25
92.0%
2378
Yes 11.8%
20
5.0%
19
6.8%
43
7.7%
39
5.3%
12
10.8%
73

1
8.0%
206
TOTAL 100.0%
169
100.0%
379
100.0%
631
100.0%
504
100.0%
225
100.0%
676

26

2584


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
No 95.0%
1720
88.1%
245
80.4%
258
89.9%
98
100.0%
9
88.0%
73
92.0%
2403
Yes 5.0%
91
11.9%
33
19.6%
63
10.1%
11
0.0%
0
12.0%
10
8.0%
208
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 90.5%
133
92.5%
642
95.6%
346
90.3%
627
89.8%
368
94.1%
286
92.0%
2402
Yes 9.5%
14
7.5%
52
4.4%
16
9.7%
67
10.2%
42
5.9%
18
8.0%
209
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
694
100.0%
362
100.0%
694
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2611


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
No 95.0%
418
91.9%
571
91.0%
802
91.3%
611
92.0%
2402
Yes 5.0%
22
8.1%
50
9.0%
79
8.7%
58
8.0%
209
TOTAL 100.0%
440
100.0%
621
100.0%
881
100.0%
669

2611


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
87.5%
924
96.5%
463
94.8%
399
99.3%
265
95.8%
68

7
92.1%
2395
Yes 9.8%
30
12.5%
132
3.5%
17
5.2%
22
0.7%
2
4.2%
3

3
7.9%
206
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
421
100.0%
267
100.0%
71

10

2601