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
About how many times in the past 12 months have you played card or board games with others? (SA_GAW1) -- Wave 2 (2012)



Variable Comparisons

[Education | Political Party | Gender | Race | Religious Tradition ]

Education

Less than high schoolGED or high school diplomaVocational/technical diploma or associate degreeBachelorsGraduate degreeOtherTOTAL
Never51.2%
63
30.9%
145
26.7%
74
17.3%
43
31.0%
52
13.8%
4
29.0%
381
Once8.9%
11
4.3%
20
4.7%
13
4.4%
11
1.8%
3
3.4%
1
4.5%
59
Two-four times14.6%
18
18.1%
85
19.1%
53
15.7%
39
12.5%
21
13.8%
4
16.7%
220
Five-nine times8.9%
11
14.0%
66
14.1%
39
15.7%
39
11.3%
19
13.8%
4
13.5%
178
Once a month3.3%
4
11.1%
52
14.8%
41
15.7%
39
17.3%
29
34.5%
10
13.3%
175
Twice a month4.9%
6
9.6%
45
9.4%
26
17.7%
44
15.5%
26
0.0%
0
11.2%
147
Once a week2.4%
3
6.2%
29
5.8%
16
4.4%
11
6.5%
11
13.8%
4
5.6%
74
More than once a week5.7%
7
6.0%
28
5.4%
15
9.2%
23
4.2%
7
6.9%
2
6.2%
82
TOTAL 100.0%
123
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
249
100.0%
168
100.0%
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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Never30.7%
191
31.2%
74
23.9%
103

12
28.5%
368
Once4.5%
28
5.5%
13
4.2%
18

0
4.6%
59
Two-four times13.5%
84
21.1%
50
19.3%
83

3
16.8%
217
Five-nine times13.7%
85
12.7%
30
14.4%
62

2
13.7%
177
Once a month13.7%
85
11.8%
28
13.9%
60

2
13.4%
173
Twice a month10.3%
64
8.4%
20
13.0%
56

7
10.9%
140
Once a week6.3%
39
4.2%
10
6.0%
26

0
5.8%
75
More than once a week7.4%
46
5.1%
12
5.3%
23

0
6.3%
81
TOTAL 100.0%
622
100.0%
237
100.0%
431

26

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Never27.6%
188
30.2%
191
28.9%
379
Once4.3%
29
4.7%
30
4.5%
59
Two-four times17.1%
116
16.3%
103
16.7%
219
Five-nine times13.1%
89
14.1%
89
13.6%
178
Once a month15.1%
103
11.4%
72
13.3%
175
Twice a month11.0%
75
11.4%
72
11.2%
147
Once a week6.2%
42
5.2%
33
5.7%
75
More than once a week5.6%
38
6.8%
43
6.2%
81
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Never23.1%
212
33.8%
52
47.5%
84
48.4%
30
33.3%
2
28.9%
380
Once4.0%
37
6.5%
10
4.0%
7
8.1%
5
0.0%
0
4.5%
59
Two-four times18.0%
165
16.2%
25
13.6%
24
8.1%
5
0.0%
0
16.6%
219
Five-nine times14.9%
137
11.7%
18
10.7%
19
8.1%
5
16.7%
1
13.7%
180
Once a month15.4%
141
11.0%
17
6.2%
11
8.1%
5
16.7%
1
13.3%
175
Twice a month12.6%
116
7.8%
12
5.6%
10
12.9%
8
0.0%
0
11.1%
146
Once a week6.2%
57
5.2%
8
4.5%
8
3.2%
2
0.0%
0
5.7%
75
More than once a week5.7%
52
7.8%
12
7.9%
14
3.2%
2
33.3%
2
6.2%
82
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
6

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Never32.4%
22
28.6%
97
24.4%
33
39.4%
126
30.5%
65
14.7%
35
28.8%
378
Once8.8%
6
3.8%
13
4.4%
6
3.1%
10
6.6%
14
4.6%
11
4.6%
60
Two-four times14.7%
10
18.3%
62
14.8%
20
15.3%
49
13.1%
28
21.0%
50
16.7%
219
Five-nine times14.7%
10
13.9%
47
21.5%
29
10.6%
34
10.3%
22
14.7%
35
13.5%
177
Once a month8.8%
6
15.6%
53
11.9%
16
12.5%
40
13.6%
29
13.4%
32
13.4%
176
Twice a month2.9%
2
10.0%
34
10.4%
14
10.6%
34
12.7%
27
15.1%
36
11.2%
147
Once a week7.4%
5
5.0%
17
5.2%
7
4.4%
14
8.0%
17
6.3%
15
5.7%
75
More than once a week10.3%
7
4.7%
16
7.4%
10
4.1%
13
5.2%
11
10.1%
24
6.2%
81
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
339
100.0%
135
100.0%
320
100.0%
213
100.0%
238

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