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
Number of types listed respondent has been helped by in past 12 months (RECNUW1) -- 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
016.5%
20
7.0%
33
6.5%
18
4.0%
10
3.6%
6
0.0%
0
6.6%
87
153.7%
65
47.9%
225
44.2%
123
19.7%
49
25.7%
43
48.3%
14
39.5%
519
219.8%
24
26.2%
123
32.4%
90
39.8%
99
35.3%
59
34.5%
10
30.8%
405
30.8%
1
12.1%
57
11.2%
31
24.9%
62
15.0%
25
3.4%
1
13.5%
177
45.8%
7
5.3%
25
3.6%
10
6.4%
16
16.8%
28
3.4%
1
6.6%
87
53.3%
4
1.5%
7
1.8%
5
5.2%
13
3.6%
6
10.3%
3
2.9%
38
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
278
100.0%
249
100.0%
167
100.0%
29

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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
07.1%
44
5.9%
14
5.8%
25

3
6.4%
83
140.2%
251
42.4%
100
35.8%
154

14
39.1%
505
234.1%
213
28.0%
66
28.6%
123

5
31.2%
402
311.2%
70
14.4%
34
16.5%
71

3
13.6%
175
45.1%
32
7.6%
18
8.6%
37

0
6.7%
87
52.1%
13
1.7%
4
4.7%
20

0
2.9%
37
TOTAL 100.0%
624
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

25

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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
06.9%
47
6.3%
40
6.6%
87
138.0%
259
40.9%
260
39.4%
519
231.0%
211
30.9%
196
30.9%
407
314.1%
96
12.8%
81
13.4%
177
47.2%
49
6.0%
38
6.6%
87
52.8%
19
3.0%
19
2.9%
38
TOTAL 100.0%
681
100.0%
635

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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
04.6%
42
10.4%
16
14.7%
26
3.2%
2
0.0%
0
6.5%
86
134.0%
311
48.7%
75
58.8%
104
46.0%
29
20.0%
1
39.5%
520
233.8%
310
26.6%
41
19.2%
34
30.2%
19
60.0%
3
31.0%
407
316.2%
148
8.4%
13
5.1%
9
11.1%
7
0.0%
0
13.5%
177
47.9%
72
3.2%
5
1.7%
3
9.5%
6
20.0%
1
6.6%
87
53.6%
33
1.9%
3
0.6%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
2.8%
37
TOTAL 100.0%
916
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
63
100.0%
5

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused1.5%
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
014.7%
10
4.1%
14
3.6%
5
11.3%
36
5.7%
12
4.2%
10
6.6%
87
150.0%
34
43.1%
146
35.0%
48
44.2%
141
34.6%
73
32.6%
78
39.6%
520
220.6%
14
28.9%
98
32.1%
44
27.9%
89
30.3%
64
41.0%
98
31.0%
407
38.8%
6
11.2%
38
16.8%
23
10.7%
34
18.5%
39
14.6%
35
13.3%
175
41.5%
1
9.4%
32
8.8%
12
2.8%
9
7.1%
15
7.1%
17
6.5%
86
52.9%
2
3.2%
11
3.6%
5
3.1%
10
3.8%
8
0.4%
1
2.8%
37
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
339
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
211
100.0%
239

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