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 money? Congregation members (GIVCOW1) -- 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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.2%
1
1.1%
3
0.4%
1
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.5%
6
No92.6%
112
88.5%
416
89.5%
247
84.3%
209
85.6%
143
80.0%
24
87.7%
1151
Yes7.4%
9
11.3%
53
9.4%
26
15.3%
38
13.2%
22
20.0%
6
11.7%
154
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
276
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Refused0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.5%
3
0.0%
0
0.9%
4

0
0.5%
7
No90.4%
563
93.2%
221
80.5%
347

21
87.6%
1131
Yes9.0%
56
6.8%
16
18.6%
80

3
11.8%
152
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
237
100.0%
431

24

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.1%
1
Dont know0.9%
6
0.0%
0
0.5%
6
No88.8%
604
86.6%
548
87.7%
1152
Yes10.3%
70
13.3%
84
11.7%
154
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

1313



Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.7%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.7%
6
0.0%
0
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.5%
7
No86.7%
794
88.9%
136
90.4%
161
90.3%
56
100.0%
4
87.7%
1151
Yes12.7%
116
10.5%
16
9.0%
16
9.7%
6
0.0%
0
11.7%
154
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
153
100.0%
178
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.6%
2
1.5%
2
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.5%
6
No88.4%
61
78.2%
265
84.6%
115
90.9%
291
89.6%
190
96.6%
230
87.7%
1152
Yes11.6%
8
20.9%
71
14.0%
19
8.8%
28
10.4%
22
2.9%
7
11.8%
155
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
136
100.0%
320
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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