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? Strangers (GIVSTW1) -- 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
No68.6%
83
78.6%
370
77.6%
215
64.9%
161
55.7%
93
66.7%
20
71.7%
942
Yes31.4%
38
21.4%
101
21.7%
60
35.1%
87
43.7%
73
33.3%
10
28.1%
369
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
Refused0.2%
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
No73.2%
456
72.0%
170
68.3%
293

21
71.4%
919
Yes26.6%
166
28.0%
66
31.2%
134

3
28.4%
366
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
429

24

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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
No74.1%
504
69.0%
437
71.7%
941
Yes25.6%
174
30.8%
195
28.1%
369
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

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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 know0.2%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No70.7%
648
69.9%
107
78.7%
140
69.4%
43
75.0%
3
71.7%
941
Yes29.0%
266
29.4%
45
21.3%
38
30.6%
19
25.0%
1
28.1%
369
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
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No65.2%
45
72.9%
248
67.9%
93
75.5%
241
67.5%
143
72.3%
172
71.6%
942
Yes34.8%
24
26.2%
89
32.1%
44
24.5%
78
32.5%
69
27.7%
66
28.1%
370
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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