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
What is this person's race? Name 2 (NE_38_2)



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
Don't know 0.0%
0
3.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.0%
2
White 30.6%
19
32.3%
20
24.6%
15
40.0%
4
10.0%
1
28.8%
59
Black 12.9%
8
16.1%
10
32.8%
20
10.0%
1
10.0%
1
19.5%
40
Hispanic 19.4%
12
21.0%
13
23.0%
14
20.0%
2
80.0%
8
23.9%
49
Asian 16.1%
10
6.5%
4
3.3%
2
20.0%
2
0.0%
0
8.8%
18
Pacific Islander 3.2%
2
3.2%
2
1.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.4%
5
American Indian 3.2%
2
0.0%
0
4.9%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.4%
5
Mixed 6.5%
4
1.6%
1
4.9%
3
10.0%
1
0.0%
0
4.4%
9
Other 8.1%
5
16.1%
10
4.9%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
8.8%
18
Missing 494 686 694 403 131 2408
TOTAL 100.0%
62
100.0%
62
100.0%
61
100.0%
10
100.0%
10

205


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
Don't know 2.1%
2
0.0%
0
1.0%
2
White 28.7%
27
30.9%
34
29.9%
61
Black 27.7%
26
11.8%
13
19.1%
39
Hispanic 20.2%
19
26.4%
29
23.5%
48
Asian 7.4%
7
10.0%
11
8.8%
18
Pacific Islander 2.1%
2
2.7%
3
2.5%
5
American Indian 2.1%
2
2.7%
3
2.5%
5
Mixed 3.2%
3
5.5%
6
4.4%
9
Other 6.4%
6
10.0%
11
8.3%
17
Missing 1258 1149 2407
TOTAL 100.0%
94
100.0%
110

204


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it Missing TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
3.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
1.0%
2
White 22.2%
4
31.3%
10
33.9%
20
19.2%
5
35.0%
7
26.7%
12

2
29.0%
58
Black 27.8%
5
15.6%
5
13.6%
8
30.8%
8
0.0%
0
31.1%
14

0
20.0%
40
Hispanic 5.6%
1
21.9%
7
30.5%
18
15.4%
4
40.0%
8
17.8%
8

1
23.0%
46
Asian 0.0%
0
15.6%
5
5.1%
3
19.2%
5
0.0%
0
8.9%
4

0
8.5%
17
Pacific Islander 11.1%
2
0.0%
0
1.7%
1
7.7%
2
0.0%
0
2.2%
1

0
3.0%
6
American Indian 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
20.0%
4
0.0%
0

0
2.0%
4
Mixed 16.7%
3
0.0%
0
3.4%
2
3.8%
1
0.0%
0
6.7%
3

0
4.5%
9
Other 16.7%
3
15.6%
5
8.5%
5
3.8%
1
5.0%
1
6.7%
3

0
9.0%
18
Missing 151 347 573 478 204 632 0 2385
TOTAL 100.0%
18
100.0%
32
100.0%
59
100.0%
26
100.0%
20
100.0%
45

3

200


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
Don't know 1.9%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.0%
2
White 0.9%
1
47.8%
11
58.1%
18
94.1%
16
33.3%
1
50.0%
12
28.9%
59
Black 26.4%
28
0.0%
0
19.4%
6
0.0%
0
66.7%
2
16.7%
4
19.6%
40
Hispanic 37.7%
40
17.4%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
16.7%
4
23.5%
48
Asian 15.1%
16
0.0%
0
3.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
8.3%
17
Pacific Islander 0.9%
1
4.3%
1
3.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
12.5%
3
2.9%
6
American Indian 2.8%
3
8.7%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.5%
5
Mixed 2.8%
3
8.7%
2
6.5%
2
5.9%
1
0.0%
0
4.2%
1
4.4%
9
Other 11.3%
12
13.0%
3
9.7%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
8.8%
18
Missing 1705 256 290 91 6 59 2407
TOTAL 100.0%
106
100.0%
23
100.0%
31
100.0%
17
100.0%
3
100.0%
24

204


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
4.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.0%
2
White 25.0%
2
17.0%
8
28.6%
6
38.7%
24
31.7%
13
28.0%
7
29.4%
60
Black 0.0%
0
34.0%
16
9.5%
2
14.5%
9
14.6%
6
24.0%
6
19.1%
39
Hispanic 25.0%
2
14.9%
7
14.3%
3
32.3%
20
17.1%
7
36.0%
9
23.5%
48
Asian 0.0%
0
4.3%
2
47.6%
10
1.6%
1
12.2%
5
0.0%
0
8.8%
18
Pacific Islander 12.5%
1
4.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
12.0%
3
2.9%
6
American Indian 0.0%
0
8.5%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.0%
4
Mixed 12.5%
1
4.3%
2
0.0%
0
3.2%
2
9.8%
4
0.0%
0
4.4%
9
Other 25.0%
2
8.5%
4
0.0%
0
9.7%
6
14.6%
6
0.0%
0
8.8%
18
Missing 140 647 341 631 369 279 2407
TOTAL 100.0%
8
100.0%
47
100.0%
21
100.0%
62
100.0%
41
100.0%
25

204


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.6%
2
1.0%
2
White 28.6%
8
25.0%
8
33.9%
21
29.5%
23
30.0%
60
Black 17.9%
5
28.1%
9
32.3%
20
5.1%
4
19.0%
38
Hispanic 3.6%
1
25.0%
8
12.9%
8
38.5%
30
23.5%
47
Asian 7.1%
2
3.1%
1
14.5%
9
7.7%
6
9.0%
18
Pacific Islander 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.6%
1
3.8%
3
2.0%
4
American Indian 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
5.1%
4
2.0%
4
Mixed 10.7%
3
3.1%
1
1.6%
1
5.1%
4
4.5%
9
Other 32.1%
9
15.6%
5
3.2%
2
2.6%
2
9.0%
18
Missing 413 588 817 589 2407
TOTAL 100.0%
28
100.0%
32
100.0%
62
100.0%
78

200


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
Don't know 0.0%
0
2.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
1.0%
2
White 29.4%
5
29.5%
26
43.3%
13
20.6%
7
33.3%
7
18.2%
2

0
29.9%
60
Black 23.5%
4
19.3%
17
36.7%
11
14.7%
5
4.8%
1
0.0%
0

0
18.9%
38
Hispanic 29.4%
5
19.3%
17
6.7%
2
35.3%
12
14.3%
3
81.8%
9

0
23.9%
48
Asian 0.0%
0
8.0%
7
0.0%
0
20.6%
7
9.5%
2
0.0%
0

2
8.0%
16
Pacific Islander 0.0%
0
2.3%
2
3.3%
1
2.9%
1
4.8%
1
0.0%
0

0
2.5%
5
American Indian 0.0%
0
5.7%
5
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
2.5%
5
Mixed 0.0%
0
6.8%
6
3.3%
1
2.9%
1
4.8%
1
0.0%
0

0
4.5%
9
Other 17.6%
3
6.8%
6
6.7%
2
2.9%
1
28.6%
6
0.0%
0

0
9.0%
18
Missing 289 968 449 387 246 60 0 2399
TOTAL 100.0%
17
100.0%
88
100.0%
30
100.0%
34
100.0%
21
100.0%
11

2

201