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 3 (NE_38_3)



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 4.5%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
White 33.3%
22
33.3%
18
38.1%
16
50.0%
5
11.1%
1
34.3%
62
Black 15.2%
10
18.5%
10
9.5%
4
10.0%
1
0.0%
0
13.8%
25
Hispanic 18.2%
12
22.2%
12
14.3%
6
20.0%
2
88.9%
8
22.1%
40
Asian 9.1%
6
11.1%
6
11.9%
5
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
9.4%
17
Pacific Islander 1.5%
1
1.9%
1
2.4%
1
20.0%
2
0.0%
0
2.8%
5
American Indian 3.0%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
2
Mixed 10.6%
7
5.6%
3
4.8%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
6.6%
12
Other 4.5%
3
7.4%
4
19.0%
8
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
8.3%
15
Missing 491 694 712 402 132 2431
TOTAL 100.0%
66
100.0%
54
100.0%
42
100.0%
10
100.0%
9

181


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
Don't know 2.5%
2
0.0%
0
1.1%
2
White 30.0%
24
38.8%
38
34.8%
62
Black 20.0%
16
8.2%
8
13.5%
24
Hispanic 17.5%
14
26.5%
26
22.5%
40
Asian 12.5%
10
7.1%
7
9.6%
17
Pacific Islander 3.8%
3
1.0%
1
2.2%
4
American Indian 3.8%
3
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
Mixed 3.8%
3
9.2%
9
6.7%
12
Other 6.3%
5
9.2%
9
7.9%
14
Missing 1271 1160 2431
TOTAL 100.0%
80
100.0%
98

178


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
6.7%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
2
White 38.9%
7
36.7%
11
35.6%
21
34.8%
8
33.3%
4
31.6%
12
35.0%
63
Black 11.1%
2
10.0%
3
6.8%
4
13.0%
3
0.0%
0
31.6%
12
13.3%
24
Hispanic 5.6%
1
16.7%
5
25.4%
15
26.1%
6
41.7%
5
21.1%
8
22.2%
40
Asian 22.2%
4
16.7%
5
10.2%
6
8.7%
2
0.0%
0
2.6%
1
10.0%
18
Pacific Islander 0.0%
0
6.7%
2
0.0%
0
4.3%
1
0.0%
0
2.6%
1
2.2%
4
American Indian 5.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
16.7%
2
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
Mixed 11.1%
2
6.7%
2
8.5%
5
4.3%
1
0.0%
0
5.3%
2
6.7%
12
Other 5.6%
1
0.0%
0
13.6%
8
8.7%
2
8.3%
1
5.3%
2
7.8%
14
Missing 151 348 573 481 213 639 2405
TOTAL 100.0%
18
100.0%
30
100.0%
59
100.0%
23
100.0%
12
100.0%
38

180


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
Don't know 2.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.1%
2
White 1.2%
1
52.4%
11
71.8%
28
68.8%
11
100.0%
3
43.8%
7
34.1%
61
Black 20.2%
17
0.0%
0
10.3%
4
12.5%
2
0.0%
0
12.5%
2
14.0%
25
Hispanic 36.9%
31
19.0%
4
0.0%
0
6.3%
1
0.0%
0
18.8%
3
21.8%
39
Asian 15.5%
13
0.0%
0
10.3%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
6.3%
1
10.1%
18
Pacific Islander 2.4%
2
0.0%
0
2.6%
1
12.5%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.8%
5
American Indian 0.0%
0
9.5%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
6.3%
1
1.7%
3
Mixed 7.1%
6
14.3%
3
2.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
12.5%
2
6.7%
12
Other 14.3%
12
4.8%
1
2.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
7.8%
14
Missing 1727 257 283 93 6 66 2432
TOTAL 100.0%
84
100.0%
21
100.0%
39
100.0%
16
100.0%
3
100.0%
16

179


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
9.4%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
White 50.0%
2
18.8%
6
50.0%
4
40.4%
23
26.0%
13
42.9%
12
33.5%
60
Black 0.0%
0
21.9%
7
12.5%
1
10.5%
6
14.0%
7
14.3%
4
14.0%
25
Hispanic 50.0%
2
15.6%
5
12.5%
1
26.3%
15
22.0%
11
14.3%
4
21.2%
38
Asian 0.0%
0
3.1%
1
12.5%
1
14.0%
8
6.0%
3
14.3%
4
9.5%
17
Pacific Islander 0.0%
0
3.1%
1
12.5%
1
0.0%
0
2.0%
1
7.1%
2
2.8%
5
American Indian 0.0%
0
6.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.0%
1
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
Mixed 0.0%
0
9.4%
3
0.0%
0
5.3%
3
10.0%
5
7.1%
2
7.3%
13
Other 0.0%
0
12.5%
4
0.0%
0
3.5%
2
18.0%
9
0.0%
0
8.4%
15
Missing 142 662 353 638 360 276 2431
TOTAL 100.0%
4
100.0%
32
100.0%
8
100.0%
57
100.0%
50
100.0%
28

179


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.6%
2
1.1%
2
White 24.0%
6
34.8%
8
41.5%
22
34.2%
26
35.0%
62
Black 36.0%
9
8.7%
2
20.8%
11
2.6%
2
13.6%
24
Hispanic 8.0%
2
8.7%
2
15.1%
8
35.5%
27
22.0%
39
Asian 8.0%
2
13.0%
3
9.4%
5
9.2%
7
9.6%
17
Pacific Islander 4.0%
1
0.0%
0
1.9%
1
3.9%
3
2.8%
5
American Indian 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.9%
1
1.3%
1
1.1%
2
Mixed 12.0%
3
8.7%
2
3.8%
2
6.6%
5
6.8%
12
Other 8.0%
2
26.1%
6
5.7%
3
3.9%
3
7.9%
14
Missing 415 598 827 591 2431
TOTAL 100.0%
25
100.0%
23
100.0%
53
100.0%
76

177


Education

No high school diploma GED or high school diploma Vocational/technical diploma or Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate degree Other TOTAL
Don't know 0.0%
0
3.8%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
White 50.0%
6
29.1%
23
50.0%
15
31.0%
9
40.0%
6
16.7%
2
34.5%
61
Black 8.3%
1
17.7%
14
26.7%
8
3.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
13.6%
24
Hispanic 33.3%
4
19.0%
15
13.3%
4
17.2%
5
13.3%
2
75.0%
9
22.0%
39
Asian 0.0%
0
3.8%
3
3.3%
1
31.0%
9
26.7%
4
0.0%
0
9.6%
17
Pacific Islander 0.0%
0
1.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
13.3%
2
8.3%
1
2.3%
4
American Indian 0.0%
0
2.5%
2
3.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.7%
3
Mixed 0.0%
0
12.7%
10
0.0%
0
6.9%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
6.8%
12
Other 8.3%
1
10.1%
8
3.3%
1
10.3%
3
6.7%
1
0.0%
0
7.9%
14
Missing 294 977 449 391 251 59 2421
TOTAL 100.0%
12
100.0%
79
100.0%
30
100.0%
29
100.0%
15
100.0%
12

177