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 12 months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Strangers (ADSTRW1) -- Wave 1 (2006)



Variable Comparisons

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

Education

Less than high schoolGED or high school diplomaVocational/technical diploma or associate degreeBachelorsGraduate degreeOtherTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.3%
4
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No89.3%
108
84.5%
398
83.4%
231
85.1%
211
71.9%
120
86.7%
26
83.3%
1094
Yes10.7%
13
15.1%
71
16.6%
46
14.9%
37
26.9%
45
13.3%
4
16.4%
216
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
471
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Refused0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.5%
2

0
0.3%
4
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.0%
0
No86.3%
537
79.2%
187
80.2%
345

25
83.0%
1069
Yes13.3%
83
20.8%
49
19.3%
83

0
16.7%
215
TOTAL 100.0%
622
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.6%
4
0.3%
4
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No85.4%
580
81.1%
514
83.3%
1094
Yes14.6%
99
18.3%
116
16.4%
215
TOTAL 100.0%
679
100.0%
634

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Refused0.3%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
3
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No83.4%
764
81.0%
124
86.4%
153
85.5%
53
25.0%
1
83.5%
1095
Yes16.3%
149
19.0%
29
13.6%
24
14.5%
9
75.0%
3
16.3%
214
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
153
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.5%
2
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
4
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No82.6%
57
85.8%
291
87.6%
120
83.4%
267
81.1%
172
78.9%
187
83.3%
1094
Yes17.4%
12
14.2%
48
10.9%
15
15.9%
51
18.9%
40
21.1%
50
16.4%
216
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
320
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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