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? None (RECNOW1) -- 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
No83.6%
102
93.0%
437
93.1%
258
96.0%
239
96.4%
161
100.0%
30
93.3%
1227
Yes16.4%
20
7.0%
33
6.5%
18
4.0%
10
3.6%
6
0.0%
0
6.6%
87
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
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
No92.8%
578
94.1%
222
94.2%
405

22
93.5%
1205
Yes7.1%
44
5.9%
14
5.8%
25

3
6.4%
83
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

1289



Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.1%
1
Dont know0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
No93.1%
634
93.5%
593
93.3%
1227
Yes6.9%
47
6.3%
40
6.6%
87
TOTAL 100.0%
681
100.0%
634

1315



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
No95.4%
874
89.0%
137
85.3%
151
96.8%
60
100.0%
4
93.4%
1226
Yes4.6%
42
10.4%
16
14.7%
26
3.2%
2
0.0%
0
6.5%
86
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

1313



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
No84.1%
58
95.9%
325
96.4%
132
88.8%
284
94.3%
200
95.8%
228
93.3%
1227
Yes14.5%
10
4.1%
14
3.6%
5
11.3%
36
5.7%
12
4.2%
10
6.6%
87
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
320
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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