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

Deviance

  All frequencies weighted by LOWEIGHT


In the past 12 months, how often have you participated in gambling for money, including lotteries, betting, card games, etc.? (ADV1W1) -- Wave 1 (2006)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10.8
-4) Dont know00
1) Once a day or more302.3
2) A few times a week655
3) Once a week775.9
4) Two of three times a month1098.3
5) Once a month876.6
6) A few times20915.9
7) Once or twice20315.5
8) Never52339.8
TOTAL1313100.0
In the past 12 months, how often have you used illegal drugs? (ADV2W1) -- Wave 1 (2006)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused151.1
-4) Dont know1.1
1) Once a day or more312.4
2) A few times a week151.1
3) Once a week7.5
4) Two of three times a month191.4
5) Once a month9.7
6) A few times503.8
7) Once or twice513.9
8) Never111584.9
TOTAL1313100.0
In the past 12 months, how often have you viewed pornographic materials? (ADV3W1) -- Wave 1 (2006)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused191.4
-4) Dont know1.1
1) Once a day or more151.1
2) A few times a week513.9
3) Once a week312.4
4) Two of three times a month503.8
5) Once a month352.7
6) A few times1118.5
7) Once or twice19614.9
8) Never80461.2
TOTAL1313100.0
The next few questions are about crime. In the past 12 months, have you been the victim of any type of crime? (ADV4) -- Wave 2 (2012)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15211.8
2) No113588.2
Missing27 
TOTAL1287100.0
Did you report the crime to the police? (ADV4A) -- Wave 2 (2012)
TOTAL%
1) Yes8355
2) No6845
Missing1162 
TOTAL151100.0
In the past 12 months, have any crimes occurred in your neighborhood community that you were aware of? (ADV5) -- Wave 2 (2012)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56043.6
2) No72356.4
Missing31 
TOTAL1283100.0
In the past 12 months, have you reported any crimes to the police that occurred in your neighborhood community? (ADV5A) -- Wave 2 (2012)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11821.1
2) No44278.9
Missing754 
TOTAL560100.0


Instructions
View each question on our survey and how our respondents answered to the left.

To perform an auto-analysis of how an item relates to key demographics such as gender, education, religion and more, click on the "Analyze results" link below a variable.
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