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, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Other family and friends (RECFRW1) -- 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
0.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No63.9%
78
51.1%
240
41.5%
115
23.8%
59
25.1%
42
43.3%
13
41.6%
547
Yes36.1%
44
48.9%
230
58.1%
161
76.2%
189
74.9%
125
56.7%
17
58.3%
766
TOTAL 100.0%
122
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
0.0%
0

0
0.0%
0
No41.1%
256
46.2%
109
38.1%
164

18
41.0%
529
Yes58.7%
366
53.8%
127
61.9%
266

7
58.9%
759
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No41.0%
279
42.3%
268
41.6%
547
Yes59.0%
401
57.6%
365
58.3%
766
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 know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No34.9%
320
51.3%
79
67.8%
120
43.5%
27
20.0%
1
41.6%
547
Yes65.1%
596
48.1%
74
32.2%
57
56.5%
35
80.0%
4
58.3%
766
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused1.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No55.1%
38
45.4%
154
37.2%
51
53.6%
171
33.0%
70
26.2%
62
41.6%
546
Yes43.5%
30
54.6%
185
62.8%
86
46.4%
148
67.0%
142
73.8%
175
58.3%
766
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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