ISPU American Muslim Poll, 2018

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Other National Surveys > Codebook


All frequencies weighted by 135) WEIGHTS;
(The number of missing cases reported in the codebook are unweighted)
1) ID (ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248165349787.8927011405.84
2) Before we continue, are you driving or doing anything that requires your full attention right now? (CELL1)
TOTAL%
2) No, respondent is not driving/doing something1587100.0
Missing1296 
TOTAL1587100.0
3) Could you please tell me if you are under age 18 or 18 or older? (CELL2)
TOTAL%
2) 18 or older1787100.0
Missing946 
TOTAL1787100.0
4) So that I select one person in your household, could you please tell me: How many adults 18 or older live in your household? Please include yourself and all the adults who live with you. (HH1)
TOTAL%
1) 17326.6
2) 212344.9
3) 34315.7
4) 4269.5
5) 541.5
6) 610.4
7) 710.4
8) 820.7
99) Refused/No answer10.4
Missing2115 
TOTAL274100.0
5) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? (RELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant (Baptist, Methodist, Non-denominational, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian, Reformed, Church of Christ, Jehovah's Witness, etc.)35314.2
2) Catholic/Roman Catholic1877.5
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS)130.5
4) Orthodox (Eastern, Greek, Russian, Armenian, etc)100.4
5) Jewish/Judaism49920.1
6) Muslim/Islamic80532.4
7) Buddhist140.6
8) Hindu60.2
9) Atheist (do not believe in God)381.5
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a God)562.3
11) Something else361.4
12) No religion/none (Nothing in particular)1586.4
13) Christian27711.2
14) Unitarian (Universalist)70.3
99) Don't know/Refused251.0
TOTAL2484100.0
6) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? - SPECIFY OTHER HERE (RELIGOT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
7) BEFORE READING THIS QUESTION , If the respondent named a non-Christian religion in the other specify, such as Native American, Wiccan, Pagan, etc., DO NOT READ , ENTER 'NO' . - Do you think of yourself as Christian or not? (CHR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2947.5
2) No2236.1
9) Don't know/Refused1016.4
Missing2416 
TOTAL61100.0
8) Would you describe yourself as 'born again' or evangelical Christian, or not? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, would21432.5
2) No, would not20431.0
8) Question not asked22834.6
9) Don't know/Refused132.0
Missing1828 
TOTAL659100.0
9) Does anyone in your household consider themselves to be another religion? (RELIG201)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant (Baptist, Methodist, Non-denominational, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian, Reformed, Church of Christ, Jehovah's Witness, etc.)27523.4
2) Catholic/Roman Catholic20617.5
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS)90.8
4) Orthodox (Eastern, Greek, Russian, Armenian, etc)90.8
5) Jewish/Judaism110.9
6) Muslim/Islamic10.1
7) Buddhist121.0
8) Hindu60.5
9) Atheist (do not believe in God)282.4
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a God)312.6
11) Something else80.7
12) No religion/none (Nothing in particular)30425.8
13) Christian20817.7
14) Unitarian (Universalist)70.6
99) Don't know/Refused625.3
Missing1303 
TOTAL1177100.0
10) Does anyone in your household consider themselves to be another religion? - SPECIFY OTHER HERE (RELIG2OT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
11) May I please speak to that other person now? (RELIG3)
TOTAL%
1) Qualified respondent is available2100.0
Missing2477 
TOTAL2100.0
12) So that we can speak with people from all different religious backgrounds, may I please speak with the (Jewish/Muslim) person who lives in your household? (RELIG4)
TOTAL%
1) Qualified respondent is available2100.0
Missing2477 
TOTAL2100.0
13) Just to confirm, what is your religion? (RELIG5)
TOTAL%
1) Jewish150.0
2) Muslim150.0
Missing2477 
TOTAL2100.0
14) Record SEX of Respondent: (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male127451.4
2) Female120648.6
7) Blank10.0
TOTAL2481100.0
15) Overall, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in this country today? (QN1)
TOTAL%
1) Satisfied70228.3
2) Dissatisfied162965.7
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused1475.9
TOTAL2480100.0
16) Do you approve or disapprove of the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president? (READ LIST. ENTER ONE ONLY) (QN2)
TOTAL%
1) Approve67427.2
2) Disapprove160164.5
9) Don't know/Refused2068.3
TOTAL2481100.0
17) Are you legally able to vote in the United States? (QN4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes227891.8
2) No2028.1
9) Don't know/Refused/No answer10.0
TOTAL2481100.0
18) Are you registered to vote at your present address or not? (QN5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes192584.5
2) No34415.1
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused/No answer90.4
Missing123 
TOTAL2279100.0
19) Do you plan to vote in the November 2018 mid-term elections? (QN6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes199687.6
2) No1938.5
9) Don't know/Refused/No answer893.9
Missing123 
TOTAL2278100.0
20) Q.7/Q.8 ROTATE (QN7_8ROT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24817.470.50
21) Q.7/Q.8 ROTATE (QN7_8ROT02)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24817.530.50
22) Some people think that for the military to target and kill civilians is sometimes justified, while others think that this kind of violence is never justified. Which is your opinion? (QN7)
TOTAL%
1) Sometimes justified86134.7
2) Never justified131553.0
3) Depends1716.9
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused1345.4
TOTAL2482100.0
23) Some people think that for an individual or a small group of people to target and kill civilians is sometimes justified, while others think that this kind of violence is never justified. Which is your opinion? (QN8)
TOTAL%
1) Sometimes justified39015.7
2) Never justified190676.8
3) Depends1004.0
9) Don't know/Refused853.4
TOTAL2481100.0
24) Q.9/Q.10 ROTATE (QN9_10ROT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24819.510.50
25) Q.9/Q.10 ROTATE (QN9_10ROT02)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24819.490.50
26) How important is being an American to the way you think of yourself, is it very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not important at all? (QN9)
TOTAL%
1) Very important160064.5
2) Somewhat important52321.1
3) Not too important1777.1
4) Not important at all1224.9
6) I am not an American321.3
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused251.0
TOTAL2481100.0
27) How important is your religion to the way you think of yourself, is it very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not important at all? (QN10)
TOTAL%
1) Very important138555.8
2) Somewhat important57023.0
3) Not too important2299.2
4) Not important at all2409.7
6) I am not an American471.9
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused80.3
TOTAL2481100.0
28) How often, if at all, have you personally experienced discrimination in the past year because of your religion? (QN11)
TOTAL%
1) Never144458.2
2) Rarely40716.4
3) Occasionally43317.4
4) Regularly1847.4
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused130.5
TOTAL2482100.0
29) How often, if at all, have you personally experienced discrimination in the past year because of your race? (QN11B)
TOTAL%
1) Never132253.3
2) Rarely42317.0
3) Occasionally49620.0
4) Regularly2339.4
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused70.3
TOTAL2482100.0
30) How often, if at all, have you personally experienced discrimination in the past year because of your gender? (QN11C)
TOTAL%
1) Never157463.4
2) Rarely36814.8
3) Occasionally36714.8
4) Regularly1536.2
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused190.8
TOTAL2481100.0
31) QN12ROT01 (QN12ROT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248112.510.50
32) QN12ROT02 (QN12ROT02)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248112.490.50
33) How important is your religion to your daily life? Is it: (READ LIST. ENTER ONE ONLY) (QN12)
TOTAL%
1) Very important126050.8
2) Somewhat important64325.9
3) Not very important27911.2
4) Not at all important26510.7
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused331.3
TOTAL2481100.0
34) Aside from weddings and funerals how often do you attend religious services? (QN13)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week35014.1
2) Once a week43217.4
3) Once or twice a month33713.6
4) A few times a year63425.6
5) Seldom39916.1
6) Never31812.8
9) Don't know/Refused100.4
TOTAL2480100.0
35) How often do you wear a visible symbol that makes your faith identity known to others, for example a headcover or hijab (HE-JOB), skullcap, kippah (KIP-PAW), yarmulke (YA-MA-KAH), turban or visible cross in public? (READ LIST. ENTER ONE ONLY) (QN14)
TOTAL%
1) All of the time51220.6
2) Some of the time43917.7
3) Never152461.4
9) Don't know/Refused70.3
TOTAL2482100.0
36) Can you please tell me why you wear this symbol? (QN15)
TOTAL%
1) It is a religious obligation/to please God/to be pious35136.9
2) My family/ spouse/ parents require(s) me to252.6
3) So people know I am a member of my faith community (Muslim, Jewish, etc.)23925.1
4) To make a political/social statement111.2
5) To not be judged on my physical appearance90.9
6) Modesty293.0
7) Important/personal choice/habit808.4
8) Like it/attractive/way it looks505.3
9) Tradition/culture202.1
10) Makes me feel good/comfortable414.3
97) Other778.1
99) Don't know/Refused192.0
Missing1554 
TOTAL951100.0
37) Can you please tell me why you wear this symbol? - SPECIFY OTHER HERE (QN15OT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
38) QN16VAR (QN16VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
39) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - When I hear that a member of my faith community committed an act of violence, I feel personally ashamed. (QN16A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree65426.3
2) Somewhat disagree2118.5
3) Neither agree or disagree30112.1
4) Somewhat agree39515.9
5) Strongly agree86434.8
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused562.3
TOTAL2482100.0
40) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - I believe my faith community is more prone to negative behavior than other faith communities. (QN16B)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree141857.2
2) Somewhat disagree26610.7
3) Neither agree or disagree27511.1
4) Somewhat agree2038.2
5) Strongly agree2279.1
7) Blank40.2
9) Don't know/Refused883.5
TOTAL2481100.0
41) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - Being a member of my faith community makes me feel out of place in the world. (QN16D)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree148559.9
2) Somewhat disagree30112.1
3) Neither agree or disagree24910.0
4) Somewhat agree2088.4
5) Strongly agree1827.3
7) Blank30.1
9) Don't know/Refused532.1
TOTAL2481100.0
42) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - I often hide my faith identity for fear of prejudice. (QN16E)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree173569.9
2) Somewhat disagree2068.3
3) Neither agree or disagree1676.7
4) Somewhat agree1937.8
5) Strongly agree1345.4
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused441.8
TOTAL2481100.0
43) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - Most people want me to feel ashamed of my faith identity. (QN16F)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree137855.6
2) Somewhat disagree34513.9
3) Neither agree or disagree28411.5
4) Somewhat agree2208.9
5) Strongly agree1977.9
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused542.2
TOTAL2480100.0
44) Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - Most people associate negative stereotypes with my faith identity. (QN16G)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree65626.4
2) Somewhat disagree35814.4
3) Neither agree or disagree35914.5
4) Somewhat agree49720.0
5) Strongly agree52121.0
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused893.6
TOTAL2481100.0
45) QN17VAR (QN17VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
46) Now the next set of statements, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - I see my faith identity as a source of happiness in my life. (QN17A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1405.6
2) Somewhat disagree883.5
3) Neither agree or disagree35714.4
4) Somewhat agree43417.5
5) Strongly agree141757.1
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused431.7
TOTAL2481100.0
47) Now the next set of statements, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - Members of my faith community contribute a great deal to society. (QN17B)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1014.1
2) Somewhat disagree562.3
3) Neither agree or disagree27110.9
4) Somewhat agree46718.8
5) Strongly agree150160.5
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused843.4
TOTAL2481100.0
48) Now the next set of statements, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - I am proud to be identified as a member of my faith community. (QN17C)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1235.0
2) Somewhat disagree351.4
3) Neither agree or disagree29311.8
4) Somewhat agree31612.7
5) Strongly agree165866.8
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused552.2
TOTAL2482100.0
49) QN18VAR (QN18VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
50) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are more prone to violence than other people. (QN18A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree146158.9
2) Somewhat disagree29511.9
3) Neither agree or disagree25810.4
4) Somewhat agree1937.8
5) Strongly agree1857.5
7) Blank30.1
9) Don't know/Refused863.5
TOTAL2481100.0
51) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Discriminate against women. (QN18B)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree94738.2
2) Somewhat disagree35414.3
3) Neither agree or disagree47719.2
4) Somewhat agree25310.2
5) Strongly agree26310.6
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused1877.5
TOTAL2481100.0
52) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are hostile to the United States. (QN18C)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree145858.8
2) Somewhat disagree35414.3
3) Neither agree or disagree2419.7
4) Somewhat agree1656.7
5) Strongly agree1435.8
7) Blank10.0
9) Don't know/Refused1194.8
TOTAL2481100.0
53) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are less civilized than other people. (QN18D)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree174670.4
2) Somewhat disagree2409.7
3) Neither agree or disagree2208.9
4) Somewhat agree793.2
5) Strongly agree933.7
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused1014.1
TOTAL2481100.0
54) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are partially responsible for acts of violence carried out by other Muslims. (QN18E)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree166467.1
2) Somewhat disagree2259.1
3) Neither agree or disagree1857.5
4) Somewhat agree1737.0
5) Strongly agree1305.2
7) Blank40.2
9) Don't know/Refused1004.0
TOTAL2481100.0
55) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are committed to the wellbeing of America. (QN18G)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree2008.1
2) Somewhat disagree1696.8
3) Neither agree or disagree36614.8
4) Somewhat agree58623.6
5) Strongly agree104342.1
7) Blank30.1
9) Don't know/Refused1134.6
TOTAL2480100.0
56) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are victims of discrimination because of their faith. (QN18I)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree25110.1
2) Somewhat disagree1737.0
3) Neither agree or disagree31112.5
4) Somewhat agree74430.0
5) Strongly agree90036.3
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused994.0
TOTAL2480100.0
57) Again, please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree in regards to most Muslims living in the United States. - Most Muslims living in the United States Are no more responsible for violence carried out by a Muslim than anyone else. (QN18J)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree24710.0
2) Somewhat disagree1897.6
3) Neither agree or disagree1947.8
4) Somewhat agree33013.3
5) Strongly agree141757.1
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused1054.2
TOTAL2482100.0
58) QN19VAR (QN19VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
59) Now for another set of statements: please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - When our country is threatened in the wake of a terror attack, there should be limits placed on the press's criticism of government. (QN19A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree111745.1
2) Somewhat disagree2259.1
3) Neither agree or disagree38315.4
4) Somewhat agree26910.9
5) Strongly agree40216.2
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused813.3
TOTAL2479100.0
60) Now for another set of statements: please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - When our country is threatened in the wake of a terror attack, we should suspend some of the governmental required checks and balances. (QN19B)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree108543.7
2) Somewhat disagree29111.7
3) Neither agree or disagree35114.1
4) Somewhat agree29411.9
5) Strongly agree27211.0
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused1867.5
TOTAL2481100.0
61) Now for another set of statements: please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - The negative things politicians say regarding Muslims is harmful to our country. (QN19D)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree29311.8
2) Somewhat disagree1455.8
3) Neither agree or disagree2138.6
4) Somewhat agree39515.9
5) Strongly agree134854.4
7) Blank40.2
9) Don't know/Refused823.3
TOTAL2480100.0
62) Now for another set of statements: please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - I want to live in a country where no one is targeted for their religious identity. (QN19E)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree883.5
2) Somewhat disagree311.3
3) Neither agree or disagree1395.6
4) Somewhat agree1305.2
5) Strongly agree207983.9
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused120.5
Missing4 
TOTAL2479100.0
63) Now for another set of statements: please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements, where 1 means you strongly disagree and 5 means you strongly agree. - Most people I know regard Muslims as a threat. (QN19F)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree95638.5
2) Somewhat disagree48419.5
3) Neither agree or disagree34914.1
4) Somewhat agree35014.1
5) Strongly agree28311.4
7) Blank50.2
9) Don't know/Refused562.3
TOTAL2483100.0
64) QN20VAR (QN20VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
65) Would you strongly support, somewhat support, somewhat oppose or strongly oppose each of the following: A ban on visas to Muslims wanting to enter the United States. (QN20A)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support26810.8
2) Somewhat support29611.9
3) Somewhat oppose45918.5
4) Strongly oppose133954.0
9) Don't know/Refused1194.8
TOTAL2481100.0
66) Would you strongly support, somewhat support, somewhat oppose or strongly oppose each of the following: A surveillance program targeting mosques in the US. (QN20B)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support32713.2
2) Somewhat support35614.3
3) Somewhat oppose34613.9
4) Strongly oppose130452.5
7) Blank30.1
9) Don't know/Refused1465.9
TOTAL2482100.0
67) Would you strongly support, somewhat support, somewhat oppose or strongly oppose each of the following: Banning the building of mosques in the US. (QN20C)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support1977.9
2) Somewhat support1526.1
3) Somewhat oppose28111.3
4) Strongly oppose176070.9
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused913.7
TOTAL2481100.0
68) Would you strongly support, somewhat support, somewhat oppose or strongly oppose each of the following: The protection of American Muslims' civil rights. (QN20E)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly support186075.0
2) Somewhat support28411.4
3) Somewhat oppose923.7
4) Strongly oppose1516.1
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused923.7
TOTAL2481100.0
69) Have you contributed money to a cause or institution associated with your faith community in the last year? (QN22)
TOTAL%
1) Yes137555.4
2) No108643.8
9) Don't know/Refused200.8
TOTAL2481100.0
70) QN23VAR (QN23VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
71) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Relief organizations for overseas relief efforts (QN23A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes68950.1
2) No66348.2
7) Blank30.2
9) Don't know/Refused201.5
Missing1050 
TOTAL1375100.0
72) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Relief organizations for domestic poverty alleviation (QN23B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes84861.6
2) No50536.7
7) Blank40.3
9) Don't know/Refused191.4
Missing1050 
TOTAL1376100.0
73) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Your house of worship (church/mosque/temple/synagogue) (QN23C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes118786.3
2) No18313.3
7) Blank10.1
9) Don't know/Refused40.3
Missing1050 
TOTAL1375100.0
74) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Civil rights organizations dedicated to protecting the rights of people in your religious community (QN23D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48735.4
2) No85161.9
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused352.5
Missing1050 
TOTAL1375100.0
75) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Research organizations that study your religious community (QN23E)
TOTAL%
1) Yes24517.8
2) No111180.8
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused171.2
Missing1050 
TOTAL1375100.0
76) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Educational purposes (QN23F)
TOTAL%
1) Yes82560.0
2) No53138.6
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused171.2
Missing1050 
TOTAL1375100.0
77) Which of the following have you contributed to? - Youth and family services (QN23G)
TOTAL%
1) Yes76555.6
2) No59042.9
7) Blank30.2
9) Don't know/Refused181.3
Missing1050 
TOTAL1376100.0
78) Have you contributed money to a cause or institution outside your faith community? (QN24)
TOTAL%
1) Yes140956.8
2) No104842.2
9) Don't know/Refused241.0
TOTAL2481100.0
79) QN25VAR (QN25VAR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
80) Which of the following have you contributed to: Relief organizations for overseas relief efforts (Providing International Aid or world peace) (QN25A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes65346.3
2) No74652.9
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused90.6
Missing1000 
TOTAL1410100.0
81) Which of the following have you contributed to: Relief organizations for domestic poverty alleviation (helping people in need of food, shelter, or basic necessities) (QN25B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes99370.5
2) No41029.1
7) Blank00.0
9) Don't know/Refused60.4
Missing1000 
TOTAL1409100.0
82) Which of the following have you contributed to: Civil rights organizations dedicated to protecting the rights of others (QN25C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes57340.7
2) No81457.8
7) Blank40.3
9) Don't know/Refused181.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1409100.0
83) Which of the following have you contributed to: Educational purposes (colleges, grade schools, libraries, scholarships) (QN25D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes79456.4
2) No60643.0
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused70.5
Missing1000 
TOTAL1409100.0
84) Which of the following have you contributed to: Youth and family services (QN25E)
TOTAL%
1) Yes71650.9
2) No67147.7
7) Blank20.1
9) Don't know/Refused191.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1408100.0
85) Which of the following have you contributed to: Arts and culture (QN25F)
TOTAL%
1) Yes51136.3
2) No88863.1
7) Blank30.2
9) Don't know/Refused60.4
Missing1000 
TOTAL1408100.0
86) Which of the following have you contributed to: Health care or medical research (QN25G)
TOTAL%
1) Yes70650.1
2) No69149.0
7) Blank30.2
9) Don't know/Refused90.6
Missing1000 
TOTAL1409100.0
87) Which of the following have you contributed to: Preserving the environment (QN25H)
TOTAL%
1) Yes63745.2
2) No75753.7
7) Blank70.5
9) Don't know/Refused80.6
Missing1000 
TOTAL1409100.0
88) Thinking about your overall giving, what would you say was the total dollar value of all donations you made during the past year : READ LIST. ENTER ONE ONLY. (QN26)
TOTAL%
0) Question not asked663.6
1) Less than $10025013.8
2) $100 to $99974741.3
3) $1,000 to $4,99942723.6
4) $5,000 to $9,9991055.8
5) $10,000 or more1025.6
9) Don't know/Refused1136.2
Missing622 
TOTAL1810100.0
89) Thinking of your overall giving, can you tell me what motivates you to give? DO NOT READ LIST; ENTER ONLY FIRST MENTION) (QN27)
TOTAL%
1) The desire to leave a lasting legacy181.0
2) Being asked to give by a friend or associate70.4
3) Feeling that those who have more should help those with less26014.4
4) Charitable giving can help me in my work life110.6
5) A belief that my charitable giving can achieve change or bring about a desired impact1458.0
6) A desire to meet critical needs in the community and support worthwhile causes1327.3
7) A desire to set an example for children, future generations, my community, or my social network442.4
8) A desire to live up to values instilled in me by my parents or grandparents150.8
9) The understanding that giving is expected within my social network90.5
10) A desire to support an organization that benefitted me or someone close to me482.7
11) The feeling that I am fortunate and want to give back to society754.1
12) A belief that my charitable giving will help make the world a better place804.4
13) A commitment to help co-religionists170.9
14) A spontaneous reaction to help people in an immediate disaster, such as an earthquake or hurricane271.5
15) A commitment to support the same causes or organizations on a regular basis532.9
16) A sense of religious duty, obligation23513.0
17) Giving makes me feel good1357.5
18) A desire to help the needy no matter gender, race, religion/social justice170.9
19) A desire to help others/those in need/make their lives better/seeing someone benefit482.7
20) A desire to be kind and caring/passionate about giving311.7
97) Other30917.1
98) Question not asked663.6
99) Don't know/Refused281.5
Missing622 
TOTAL1810100.0
90) Thinking of your overall giving, can you tell me what motivates you to give? DO NOT READ LIST; ENTER ONLY FIRST MENTION) - SPECIFY OTHER HERE (QN27OT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
91) Are you: (QNZ2)
TOTAL%
1) Single, that is never married63325.5
2) Single, living with a partner1646.6
3) Married131152.8
4) Separated582.3
5) Widowed1295.2
6) Divorced1767.1
9) Refused/No answer100.4
TOTAL2481100.0
92) Does your partner or spouse share the same religion as you? (QNZ3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes115678.3
2) No30520.7
9) Don't know/Refused151.0
Missing983 
TOTAL1476100.0
93) Including yourself, how many people are there living in your household? (RECORD SINGLE-DIGIT NUMBER) (QNZ6)
TOTAL%
0) Blank10.0
1) 143217.4
2) 273729.7
3) 340916.5
4) 447819.3
5) 51907.7
6) 61265.1
7) 7461.9
8) 8 or more people431.7
9) Refused190.8
TOTAL2481100.0
94) How many of these are adults, 18 or older? (RECORD SINGLE-DIGIT NUMBER) (QNZ6A)
TOTAL%
0) Blank10.0
1) 1763.7
2) 2121659.9
3) 340319.9
4) 420710.2
5) 51015.0
6) 680.4
7) 780.4
8) 8 or more people90.4
Missing504 
TOTAL2029100.0
95) What is your age? (RECORD 2-DIGIT NUMBER) (QNZ7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248147.0520.24
96) Could you please tell me if you are ...?(PHONE ONLY)(READ LIST) (QNZ7A)
TOTAL%
1) 18-241011.9
2) 30-4933.6
3) 50-641113.1
4) 65+2327.4
5) 25-2978.3
9) Refused3035.7
Missing2392 
TOTAL84100.0
97) What is the last grade of school you completed? (DO NOT READ LIST) (QNZ8)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school graduate1606.4
2) High school graduate50820.5
3) Some college (including associate's degree)63725.7
4) Graduated college (four-year/bachelor's degree)61024.6
5) Graduate school or more49119.8
6) Technical school/Other692.8
9) Refused80.3
TOTAL2483100.0
98) Are you currently a student? (QNZ8B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes34714.0
2) No212685.7
9) Don't know/Refused90.4
TOTAL2482100.0
99) Is your total annual household income from all sources, and before taxes: (READ LIST) (QNZ9)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $15,0002148.6
2) $15,000 but less than $25,0001947.8
3) $25,000 but less than $30,0001365.5
4) $30,000 but less than 40,0001927.7
5) $40,000 but less than $50,0001827.3
6) $50,000 but less than $75,00030712.4
7) $75,000 but less than $100,000, or25510.3
8) $100,000 and over59423.9
98) Don't know1465.9
99) Refused26210.6
TOTAL2482100.0
100) Are you of Hispanic origin or background? (QNZ10)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2269.1
2) No223490.0
8) Don't know70.3
9) Refused150.6
TOTAL2482100.0
101) Do you consider yourself white, black or African American, Asian, Arab, Native American, Pacific Islander, mixed race or some other race? (ENTER ONE ONLY)((IF RESPONDENT SAYS HISPANIC ASK: Do you consider yourself a white Hispanic or a black Hispanic?)(INTERVIEWER NOTE: CODE AS WHITE (1) OR BLACK (2). IF RESPONDENTS REFUSED TO PICK WHITE OR BLACK HISPANIC, RECORD HISPANIC AS 'OTHER,'If 'other' say: 'I'm not referring to your nationality. I just want to know if you consider yourself white or black.') (QNZ11)
TOTAL%
1) White140756.7
2) Black or African American42317.0
3) Asian/Chinese/Japanese1957.9
4) Native American/American Indian/Alaska Native311.2
5) Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander60.2
6) Mixed1375.5
7) Arab1235.0
97) Other1114.5
99) Refused481.9
TOTAL2481100.0
102) Do you consider yourself white, black or African American, Asian, Arab, Native American, Pacific Islander, mixed race or some other race? (ENTER ONE ONLY) - If respondent won't pick one, then enter code for 'OTHER': SPECIFY OTHER HERE (QNZ11OT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
103) QNZ11AROT (QNZ11AROT)
TOTAL%
1) 1-262048.4
2) 2-166051.6
Missing1201 
TOTAL1280100.0
104) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as:(NOTE: If respondent gives answer such as: 'conservative, liberal, vote for best man' Probe: Would that be Republican, Democrat, or independent?) (QNZ11A)
TOTAL%
0) Other572.3
1) A Republican47119.0
2) A Democrat, or96238.8
3) An independent89736.1
8) Don't know542.2
9) Refused411.7
TOTAL2482100.0
105) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as:(NOTE: If respondent gives answer such as: 'conservative, liberal, vote for best man' Probe: Would that be Republican, Democrat, or independent?) - SPECIFY OTHER HERE (QNZ11AOT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
106) Do you think of yourself as closer to the Republican party or to the Democratic party? (QNZ11C)
TOTAL%
1) Republican27125.8
2) Democrat48446.1
7) Blank40.4
8) Don't know19618.7
9) Refused959.0
Missing1556 
TOTAL1050100.0
107) VQND3ROT (QND3ROT)
TOTAL%
1) 1-562448.8
2) 5-165651.2
Missing1201 
TOTAL1280100.0
108) Generally speaking, would you describe your political views as...? (READ LIST. ENTER ONE ONLY) (QND3)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative2218.9
2) Somewhat conservative47219.0
3) Moderate78931.8
4) Somewhat liberal52221.0
5) Very liberal33613.5
7) Blank00.0
8) Don't know1164.7
9) Refused251.0
TOTAL2481100.0
109) How many telephone numbers, if any, does your household have that I could have reached you on? Not extensions, but different telephone numbers, excluding wireless or cellular phones? (An interviewer note will be on the screen instructing them not to count phone lines such as those dedicated to a fax or modem.) (RECORD SINGLE-DIGIT NUMBER) (QNZ12)
TOTAL%
0) Cell phone household only97539.3
1) One110444.5
2) Two2208.9
3) Three823.3
4) Four or more853.4
9) Refused160.6
TOTAL2482100.0
110) Now thinking about your telephone use. . . Does anyone in your household including yourself, have a working cell phone? (QNL1)
TOTAL%
0) Question not asked33337.2
1) Yes respondent or someone else has cell phone in household50055.9
2) No515.7
8) Don't know60.7
9) Refused40.4
Missing1185 
TOTAL894100.0
111) Now thinking about your telephone use, is there at least one telephone INSIDE your home that is currently working and is not a cell phone? (QNC1)
TOTAL%
0) Question not asked45125.3
1) Yes, has a home telephone58232.6
2) No, no home telephone74841.9
8) Don't know00.0
9) Refused50.3
Missing946 
TOTAL1786100.0
112) How many different cell phone numbers do you personally answer calls on? (ENTER # CELL PHONE NUMBERS) (QNC1A)
TOTAL%
0) Question not asked30814.6
1) 1138165.5
2) 225612.1
3) 3361.7
4) 4200.9
5) 540.2
6) 640.2
8) Don't know20.1
9) Refused984.6
Missing533 
TOTAL2109100.0
113) What is your current ZIP Code? (If 'Don't know' or 'Refused' enter '99999') (QNZ13)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248148963.5430997.46
114) In what state do you reside? (Specify) (If 'Don't know' or 'Refused' enter 'RR') (QNZ13A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
115) In what County do you reside? (Specify) (If 'Don't know' or 'Refused' enter 'RR') (COUNTY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
116) Were you born in the United States, or not? (QNDA1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes195578.8
2) No51520.8
9) Don't know/Refused110.4
TOTAL2481100.0
117) Are you a citizen of the United States, or not? (QNDA2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes32762.2
2) No19036.1
9) Don't know/Refused91.7
Missing2000 
TOTAL526100.0
118) Do you think of yourself as: A. Straight, that is, not lesbian or gay; B. Gay or lesbian; C. Bisexual; or D. something else? (INTERVIEWER NOTE: Please read the letters with the answer categories, so that respondent may use either the letter or words to give their answer. You may use the descriptions below if respondent asks for clarification). - IF NEEDED: If respondent asks for explanation of terms used in question: Gay or Lesbian-A person who is primarily attracted to people of the same sex. Straight-A person who is primarily attracted to people of the opposite sex. Bisexual-A person who is attracted to people of either sex. (QNDA3)
TOTAL%
1) A. Straight, that is, not lesbian or gay (heterosexual)224290.4
2) B. Gay or Lesbian (homosexual)481.9
3) C. Bisexual1094.4
4) D. Something else461.9
8) Don't know40.2
9) Refused321.3
TOTAL2481100.0
119) ENDLANG (ENDLANG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
120) Interview Date (INTDATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2481180113.503.90
121) SSRS MATCH CODE (SSRSCODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24813959743.441303019.30
122) CENSUS FIPS (CENSFIPS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248127951.5614949.91
123) MSA (MSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL24815115.292214.82
124) MSC (MSC)
TOTAL%
1) Urban - Center City (Metro)46444.7
2) Urban - Center City County (Metro)22121.3
3) Suburban (Metro)18117.4
4) Suburban - Non-Center City (Metro)747.1
5) Rural - Non-Metro373.6
9) Undetermined615.9
Missing1591 
TOTAL1038100.0
125) CENSUS REGION (CENSREG)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast36834.1
2) North Central18617.2
3) South31729.4
4) West20919.4
Missing1551 
TOTAL1080100.0
126) CENSUS DIVISION (CENSDIV)
TOTAL%
1) New England363.3
2) Mid Atlantic33230.7
3) East North Central14213.1
4) West North Central444.1
5) South Atlantic21519.9
6) East South Central181.7
7) West South Central847.8
8) Mountain534.9
9) Pacific15614.4
Missing1551 
TOTAL1080100.0
127) SAMPLE CASEID (SAMPCASE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL248168511450.5325214505.62
128) IDENT2 (IDENT2)
TOTAL%
1) LL484.4
2) Cell20.2
3) Prescreened LL22420.8
4) Prescreened cell76370.7
5) Consumer cell423.9
Missing1551 
TOTAL1079100.0
129) IDENT3 (IDENT3)
TOTAL%
1) Muslim62858.1
2) Jewish45241.9
Missing1551 
TOTAL1080100.0
130) STATE(FROM ZIP CODE MERGE) (STATEMEG)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
131) REGION(FROM ZIP CODE MERGE) (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast61324.7
2) North Central52821.3
3) South82033.1
4) West46018.5
9) Undetermined602.4
TOTAL2481100.0
132) METRO(FROM ZIP CODE MERGE) (METRO)
TOTAL%
1) Urban - Center City (Metro)57523.2
2) Urban - Center City County (Metro)78031.4
3) Suburban (Metro)44017.7
4) Suburban - Non-Center City (Metro)1335.4
5) Rural - Non-Metro37315.0
9) Undetermined1807.3
TOTAL2481100.0
133) 18+DENSITY (DENS18)
TOTAL%
1) 140216.2
2) 233913.7
3) 340816.4
4) 445018.1
5) 568427.6
9) Undetermined1998.0
TOTAL2482100.0
134) RELIGION (RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Jewish50038.3
2) Muslim80561.7
Missing1174 
TOTAL1305100.0
135) WEIGHTS (WEIGHTS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL01.000.92
136) Collection Method (COLLECTION_METHOD)
TOTAL%
1) SSRS128051.6
2) Triton120148.4
TOTAL2481100.0
137) LL/Cell (LANDCELL)
TOTAL%
1) LANDLINE69530.5
2) CELL158769.5
Missing350 
TOTAL2282100.0
138) Study Code (STUDY_CODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL00.000.00
139) Record SEX of Respondent: (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male127451.4
2) Female120648.6
Missing1 
TOTAL2480100.0
140) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Christian (including Protestant)63025.6
2) Catholic/Roman Catholic1877.6
3) Something else (including Mormon, Orthodox, Buddhist, Hindu, Unitarian)853.5
4) Jewish/Judaism49920.3
5) Muslim/Islamic80532.8
6) No religion/Atheist/Other25210.3
Missing21 
TOTAL2458100.0
141) Are you: (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single, that is never married63325.6
2) Single, living with a partner1646.6
3) Married131153.1
4) Separated/Divorced2349.5
5) Widowed1295.2
Missing14 
TOTAL2471100.0
142) Is your total annual household income from all sources, and before taxes: (READ LIST) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $30,00054326.2
2) $30,000 but less than $50,00037418.0
3) $50,000 but less than $75,00030714.8
4) $75,000 but less than 100,00025512.3
5) $100,000 and over59428.7
Missing374 
TOTAL2073100.0
143) What is the last grade of school you completed? (DO NOT READ LIST) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) High school graduate or less66727.0
2) Some college (including associate's degree, technical school, other)70528.5
3) Graduated college (four-year/bachelor's degree)61024.7
4) Graduate school or more49119.9
Missing8 
TOTAL2473100.0
144) What is your age? (RECORD 2-DIGIT NUMBER) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18 to 2430712.8
2) 25 to 3453122.2
3) 35 to 4442817.9
4) 45 to 5433413.9
5) 55 to 6439916.6
6) 65+39816.6
Missing91 
TOTAL2397100.0