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 been able to trust completely? Congregation members (TSTCOW1) -- 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
Refused0.8%
1
0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
2
No90.9%
110
86.4%
406
84.8%
235
84.7%
210
80.8%
135
90.0%
27
85.5%
1123
Yes8.3%
10
13.6%
64
14.8%
41
15.3%
38
19.2%
32
10.0%
3
14.3%
188
TOTAL 100.0%
121
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
167
100.0%
30

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Political party

DemocratNeitherRepublicanMissingTOTAL
Refused0.5%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.2%
3
No88.6%
553
91.6%
217
77.2%
332

22
85.4%
1102
Yes10.9%
68
8.4%
20
22.8%
98

2
14.4%
186
TOTAL 100.0%
624
100.0%
237
100.0%
430

24

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.3%
2
0.2%
1
0.2%
3
No84.3%
573
86.8%
550
85.5%
1123
Yes15.4%
105
13.1%
83
14.3%
188
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
1.9%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
3
No83.6%
767
89.0%
137
93.3%
166
79.0%
49
100.0%
4
85.4%
1123
Yes16.4%
150
9.1%
14
6.7%
12
21.0%
13
0.0%
0
14.4%
189
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
154
100.0%
178
100.0%
62
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused1.4%
1
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
3
No92.8%
64
77.9%
265
78.8%
108
91.5%
292
75.9%
161
98.3%
234
85.5%
1124
Yes5.8%
4
21.5%
73
21.2%
29
8.5%
27
24.1%
51
1.7%
4
14.3%
188
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
137
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
238

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