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? Other family and friends (TSTFRW1) -- 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
No65.6%
80
53.1%
250
49.1%
136
33.5%
83
28.7%
48
46.7%
14
46.5%
611
Yes33.6%
41
46.9%
221
50.5%
140
66.5%
165
71.3%
119
53.3%
16
53.4%
702
TOTAL 100.0%
122
100.0%
471
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
No48.3%
301
43.6%
103
44.4%
191

14
46.2%
595
Yes51.2%
319
56.4%
133
55.6%
239

10
53.6%
691
TOTAL 100.0%
623
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.3%
2
0.2%
1
0.2%
3
No45.1%
307
47.8%
303
46.4%
610
Yes54.6%
372
52.1%
330
53.4%
702
TOTAL 100.0%
681
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
No40.6%
372
67.5%
104
63.5%
113
30.6%
19
50.0%
2
46.4%
610
Yes59.4%
544
30.5%
47
36.5%
65
69.4%
43
50.0%
2
53.3%
701
TOTAL 100.0%
916
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
No71.0%
49
54.7%
186
39.7%
54
53.0%
169
29.7%
63
37.1%
88
46.4%
609
Yes27.5%
19
44.7%
152
60.3%
82
47.0%
150
70.3%
149
62.9%
149
53.4%
701
TOTAL 100.0%
69
100.0%
340
100.0%
136
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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