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
In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Neighbors (ADVCNGHB)



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
Refused 0.0%
0
0.4%
3
0.4%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
6
Don't know 0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.7%
1
0.1%
2
No 84.3%
468
80.3%
601
75.2%
567
87.4%
360
87.9%
124
81.2%
2120
Yes 15.5%
86
19.3%
144
24.4%
184
12.6%
52
11.3%
16
18.5%
482
TOTAL 100.0%
555
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
141

2610


Gender

Female Male TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.4%
5
0.2%
5
Don't know 0.1%
1
0.1%
1
0.1%
2
No 81.6%
1102
80.8%
1017
81.2%
2119
Yes 18.4%
248
18.7%
235
18.5%
483
TOTAL 100.0%
1351
100.0%
1258

2609


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it Missing TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.8%
5
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.2%
5
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.6%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
3
No 86.3%
145
77.8%
294
76.7%
485
79.4%
401
78.1%
175
87.9%
594

25
81.1%
2094
Yes 13.7%
23
22.2%
84
22.5%
142
20.0%
101
21.9%
49
12.1%
82

1
18.6%
481
TOTAL 100.0%
168
100.0%
378
100.0%
632
100.0%
505
100.0%
224
100.0%
676

26

2583


Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
Refused 0.3%
5
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
5
Don't know 0.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
No 79.8%
1445
77.6%
215
89.1%
286
88.1%
96
100.0%
9
81.9%
68
81.2%
2119
Yes 19.8%
359
22.4%
62
10.9%
35
11.9%
13
0.0%
0
18.1%
15
18.5%
484
TOTAL 100.0%
1811
100.0%
277
100.0%
321
100.0%
109
100.0%
9
100.0%
83

2610


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.8%
3
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
6
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
No 78.8%
115
81.7%
567
80.4%
292
84.1%
583
78.8%
323
78.6%
239
81.2%
2119
Yes 21.2%
31
17.9%
124
18.7%
68
15.6%
108
21.2%
87
21.4%
65
18.5%
483
TOTAL 100.0%
146
100.0%
694
100.0%
363
100.0%
693
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2610


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.3%
3
0.0%
0
0.2%
5
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.1%
1
0.1%
2
No 75.6%
332
84.5%
524
81.8%
721
81.3%
542
81.3%
2119
Yes 24.4%
107
15.2%
94
17.7%
156
18.6%
124
18.5%
481
TOTAL 100.0%
439
100.0%
620
100.0%
881
100.0%
667

2607


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
Refused 0.0%
0
0.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.8%
2
0.0%
0

0
0.2%
5
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
2
No 91.1%
278
84.0%
887
81.9%
393
76.7%
323
62.8%
167
88.7%
63

8
81.2%
2111
Yes 8.9%
27
15.7%
166
18.1%
87
22.8%
96
36.5%
97
11.3%
8

2
18.5%
481
TOTAL 100.0%
305
100.0%
1056
100.0%
480
100.0%
421
100.0%
266
100.0%
71

10

2599