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? Neighbors (RECNGW1) -- 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
No84.3%
102
81.7%
384
82.0%
228
69.1%
172
65.9%
110
83.3%
25
77.6%
1021
Yes15.7%
19
18.3%
86
17.6%
49
30.9%
77
34.1%
57
16.7%
5
22.3%
293
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
278
100.0%
249
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
No79.8%
498
80.9%
191
72.6%
312

19
77.6%
1001
Yes20.0%
125
19.1%
45
27.4%
118

5
22.3%
288
TOTAL 100.0%
624
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

24

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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
No75.9%
516
79.5%
504
77.6%
1020
Yes24.1%
164
20.3%
129
22.3%
293
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
No72.9%
668
87.0%
134
91.0%
161
87.1%
54
75.0%
3
77.7%
1020
Yes27.1%
248
12.3%
19
9.0%
16
12.9%
8
25.0%
1
22.2%
292
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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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
No88.4%
61
75.2%
255
73.0%
100
77.4%
247
79.3%
169
79.0%
188
77.6%
1020
Yes10.1%
7
24.8%
84
27.0%
37
22.6%
72
20.7%
44
21.0%
50
22.4%
294
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
213
100.0%
238

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