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? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (GIVFAW1) -- 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
0.0%
0
0.7%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No54.5%
66
46.8%
220
36.1%
100
45.2%
112
42.5%
71
23.3%
7
43.9%
576
Yes45.5%
55
53.2%
250
63.2%
175
54.8%
136
56.9%
95
76.7%
23
55.9%
734
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
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 know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.5%
2

0
0.2%
2
No43.6%
271
46.8%
111
41.4%
178

16
43.4%
560
Yes56.3%
350
53.2%
126
58.1%
250

9
56.3%
726
TOTAL 100.0%
622
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

25

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.1%
1
Dont know0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No40.9%
278
47.0%
298
43.8%
576
Yes58.8%
400
52.8%
335
55.9%
735
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
634

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Race

White/Caucasian/AngloBlack/African AmericanHispanic/Latino(a)Asian/Asian AmericanNative AmericanTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No44.8%
410
37.7%
58
49.7%
88
29.0%
18
40.0%
2
43.8%
576
Yes55.0%
504
61.7%
95
50.3%
89
71.0%
44
60.0%
3
55.9%
735
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
5

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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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No42.6%
29
39.1%
133
45.3%
62
47.0%
150
39.2%
83
50.0%
119
43.8%
576
Yes57.4%
39
60.0%
204
54.7%
75
53.0%
169
60.8%
129
50.0%
119
55.9%
735
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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