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 twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Other family and friends (TRSTFFR)



Variable Comparisons

[Age | Gender | Political Ideology | Race | Religious Tradition | Region | Education ]

Age

18 to 29 years old 30 to 44 years old 45 to 59 years old 60 to 74 years old 75 years and older TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.3%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
1.4%
2
0.1%
2
No 41.7%
232
50.4%
377
42.0%
317
50.2%
207
48.6%
69
46.0%
1202
Yes 58.3%
324
49.6%
371
57.7%
435
49.8%
205
50.0%
71
53.8%
1406
TOTAL 100.0%
556
100.0%
748
100.0%
754
100.0%
412
100.0%
142

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Gender

Female Male TOTAL
Refused 0.1%
1
0.1%
1
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
No 44.0%
594
48.3%
607
46.0%
1201
Yes 55.8%
754
51.7%
650
53.8%
1404
TOTAL 100.0%
1351
100.0%
1258

2609


Political ideology

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Middle of the road Somewhat conservative Very conservative Haven't thought much about it Missing TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1

0
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.1%
1

0
0.1%
2
No 46.7%
79
40.1%
152
39.2%
248
44.2%
223
42.4%
95
57.4%
388

17
45.8%
1185
Yes 53.3%
90
59.6%
226
60.8%
384
55.6%
281
57.6%
129
42.3%
286

9
54.0%
1396
TOTAL 100.0%
169
100.0%
379
100.0%
632
100.0%
505
100.0%
224
100.0%
676

26

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Race

White Black Hispanic Asian Pacific Islander Other TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.7%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.4%
1
0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
No 38.7%
701
68.3%
190
69.8%
224
33.0%
36
44.4%
4
56.1%
46
46.0%
1201
Yes 61.3%
1110
30.6%
85
29.9%
96
67.0%
73
55.6%
5
43.9%
36
53.8%
1405
TOTAL 100.0%
1811
100.0%
278
100.0%
321
100.0%
109
100.0%
9
100.0%
82

2610


Religion

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Unaffiliated Other TOTAL
Refused 0.7%
1
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.3%
1
0.1%
2
No 68.0%
100
47.4%
329
35.6%
129
49.3%
342
46.3%
190
36.8%
112
46.0%
1202
Yes 31.3%
46
52.4%
364
64.4%
233
50.6%
351
53.7%
220
62.8%
191
53.8%
1405
TOTAL 100.0%
147
100.0%
694
100.0%
362
100.0%
694
100.0%
410
100.0%
304

2611


Region

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Refused 0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
1
Don't know 0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
0.1%
2
No 34.8%
153
50.1%
311
52.7%
464
41.0%
274
46.1%
1202
Yes 65.0%
286
49.9%
310
47.2%
415
58.8%
393
53.8%
1404
TOTAL 100.0%
440
100.0%
621
100.0%
880
100.0%
668

2609


Education

No high school diploma GED or high school diploma Vocational/technical diploma or Associate's degree Bachelor's degree Graduate degree Other Missing TOTAL
Refused 0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
2
Don't know 0.3%
1
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0

0
0.1%
2
No 71.2%
218
49.7%
525
44.7%
215
33.6%
141
30.8%
82
19.4%
14

6
45.9%
1195
Yes 28.1%
86
50.3%
531
54.9%
264
66.4%
279
69.2%
184
80.6%
58

4
53.9%
1402
TOTAL 100.0%
306
100.0%
1056
100.0%
481
100.0%
420
100.0%
266
100.0%
72

10

2601