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 able to trust in past 12 months (TSTNUW1) -- 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
014.2%
17
8.1%
38
7.9%
22
5.2%
13
2.4%
4
0.0%
0
7.2%
94
155.8%
67
50.0%
235
44.4%
123
29.4%
73
29.8%
50
56.7%
17
43.0%
565
212.5%
15
23.6%
111
26.7%
74
38.7%
96
28.6%
48
30.0%
9
26.9%
353
35.8%
7
12.1%
57
16.6%
46
17.7%
44
28.0%
47
10.0%
3
15.5%
204
49.2%
11
6.0%
28
3.6%
10
8.5%
21
7.7%
13
3.3%
1
6.4%
84
51.7%
2
0.2%
1
0.4%
1
0.4%
1
3.6%
6
0.0%
0
0.8%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
120
100.0%
470
100.0%
277
100.0%
248
100.0%
168
100.0%
30

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Political party

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

0
0.2%
3
09.0%
56
6.4%
15
3.7%
16

6
6.7%
87
143.8%
274
43.6%
103
42.3%
182

7
43.3%
559
226.7%
167
25.8%
61
27.0%
116

9
26.6%
344
314.6%
91
19.5%
46
15.3%
66

2
15.7%
203
45.1%
32
4.7%
11
9.5%
41

0
6.5%
84
50.3%
2
0.0%
0
2.1%
9

0
0.9%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
625
100.0%
236
100.0%
430

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Gender

FemaleMaleTOTAL
Refused0.3%
2
0.2%
1
0.2%
3
08.4%
57
5.7%
36
7.1%
93
140.4%
275
45.8%
290
43.0%
565
228.7%
195
25.0%
158
26.9%
353
314.4%
98
16.9%
107
15.6%
205
47.4%
50
5.4%
34
6.4%
84
50.4%
3
1.1%
7
0.8%
10
TOTAL 100.0%
680
100.0%
633

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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
05.0%
46
15.6%
24
9.6%
17
9.8%
6
0.0%
0
7.1%
93
139.0%
358
57.1%
88
59.3%
105
21.3%
13
50.0%
2
43.1%
566
228.9%
265
18.2%
28
22.0%
39
31.1%
19
50.0%
2
26.9%
353
317.6%
161
5.2%
8
6.8%
12
37.7%
23
0.0%
0
15.5%
204
48.7%
80
0.6%
1
1.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
6.3%
83
50.8%
7
1.3%
2
1.1%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.8%
11
TOTAL 100.0%
917
100.0%
154
100.0%
177
100.0%
61
100.0%
4

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Religion

Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicOther faithNonaffiliatedTOTAL
Refused1.5%
1
0.6%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
3
020.6%
14
4.7%
16
2.9%
4
9.4%
30
4.2%
9
8.4%
20
7.1%
93
155.9%
38
50.3%
171
41.9%
57
48.0%
153
31.6%
67
32.9%
78
43.0%
564
217.6%
12
23.2%
79
25.0%
34
25.1%
80
27.4%
58
37.6%
89
26.8%
352
32.9%
2
9.4%
32
17.6%
24
11.9%
38
33.0%
70
16.9%
40
15.7%
206
41.5%
1
9.7%
33
12.5%
17
4.7%
15
3.8%
8
4.2%
10
6.4%
84
50.0%
0
2.1%
7
0.0%
0
0.9%
3
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.8%
10
TOTAL 100.0%
68
100.0%
340
100.0%
136
100.0%
319
100.0%
212
100.0%
237

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