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Denomination, Affiliation to

Measure which denomination a respondent's religious group belongs to


Below are 328 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept.

  • Q4IND from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Chosen Regions of IndiaLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in India if Q3IND = 4 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Mar Thoma Church; Church of South India or Anglican; Brethren Christian Assemblies; Another Protestant denomination (such as St. Thomas Evangelical Church, Adventist, Wesleyan, Presbyterian, Methodist, or Nazarene); Indian Pentecostal Church; Assemblies of God; Church of God in India (Full Gospel); The Pentecostal Mission; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Believers Church, World Missionary Evangelism, Sharon Pentecostal Fellowship Church, New Indian Church of God, New India Bible Church, Elim, Friends Missionary Prayer Band, or Zion Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Garo Baptist Convention; Council of Baptist Churches in Northeast India Presbyterian Church of Northeast India; Assembly Church of Jesus Christ Full Gospel; Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church; Missouri Synod Lutheran; Something else. (Q4IND) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4NIG from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in NigeriaLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Nigeria if Q3NIG = 2 Protestant or 4 African Independent or Aldura Church, AIC] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Anglican Church of Nigeria; Baptist Convention; Evangelical Churches of West Africa; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Baptist, Methodist, Holiness, Reformed, Africa Inland Church, Friends, or Lutheran); Celestial Church of Christ; Christ Apostolic Church; Cherubim or Seraphim; Another African Independent or Aladura Church (AIC) denomination; Assemblies of God; Church of God in Christ International Church of the Foursquare Gospel; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Church of God Mission International, Redeemed Christian Church of God, Deeper Life Bible Church, Charismatic Youth Fellowships, Word of Faith Ministries, or Winners Chapel); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4NIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4SKOR from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South KoreaLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in South Korea if Q3SKOR = 2 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Presbyterian-Haptong; Presbyterian-Tonghap; Methodist; Another Protestant denomination (such as Korea Evangelical Holiness Church, Sungkyul Church in Korea (Holiness), Baptist, or Adventist); Korea Assemblies of God Full Gospel (including Yoido Full Gospel); Jesus Assembly of God of Korea; Something else. (Q4SKOR) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q1 from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • Q1 With what religious family do you most closely identify (Q1) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENKID from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel CombinedLEARN MORE
    • If Protestant, what specific denomination was that? (DENKID) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel CombinedLEARN MORE
    • If Protestant to RELIG: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey 2010 Cross-Section and Panel CombinedLEARN MORE
    • If Protestant to RELIG: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 2002LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG1 from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)LEARN MORE
    • Q1a. With what religious family do you most closely identify? (RELIG1) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENM1_06 from National Congregations Study, Panel Dataset (1998 and 2006-2007)LEARN MORE
    • (denom1_06) Please tell me the name of your denomination or other association. (DENM1_06) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENM1_98 from National Congregations Study, Panel Dataset (1998 and 2006-2007)LEARN MORE
    • (denom1_98) Please tell me the names of all denominations or other associations that your congregation belongs to. (DENM1_98) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • CHURTYPE from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 1 (2003)LEARN MORE
    • Y60A-Y60H:[If teen attends religious services more than once/twice per year or answered dont know or refused[IF Y60>0] What religion or denomination is the place where you go to religious services? [PROMPT: What kind of church is it?][IF ATTEND MORE THAN ONE, THEN ASK FOR THE ONE THEY ATTEND MOST OFTEN FIRST] (CHURTYPE) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PRLANAB from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 1 (2003)LEARN MORE
    • P84B. [If parent respondent is Anabaptist][IF P84=2]With which Anabaptist group are you most closely associated [PROMPT: What is it called exactly? Is that part of a larger church or denomination? What is that church called?] (PRLANAB) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PRLBAP from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 1 (2003)LEARN MORE
    • P84C. [If parent respondent is Baptist] [IF P84=6] With which Baptist group are you most closely associated? Is it Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist group? (PRLBAP) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3BRA from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Evangelical [Evangélico] (or Protestant); Afro-Brazilian; Jehovahs Witness; Orthodox; Muslim; Hindu; Buddhist; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Kardecist - Spiritism; Spiritism; Other religion? [Question asked in Brazil.] (Q3BRA) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3CHI from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Evangelical [Evangélico] (or Protestant); Jehovahs Witness; Orthodox; Mormon; Jewish; Muslim; Hindu; Buddhist; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Other religion? [Question asked in Chile.] (Q3CHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3GUA from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Evangelical [Evangélico] (or Protestant); Jehovahs Witness; Mormon; Mayan Traditional Religion; Jewish; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Other religion? [Question asked in Guatemala.] (Q3GUA) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3IND from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Hindu, Muslim, Catholic Christian, Protestant Christian, Syrian Orthodox Christian, Jain, Sikh, Buddhist, No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Traditional Tribal; Other religion? [Question asked in India.] (Q3IND) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3KEN from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Protestant (such as Anglican, Presbyterian, Adventist, Baptist, Methodist, Holiness, Reformed, Africa Inland Church, Friends, or Lutheran); African Instituted Church (AIC); Muslim; Hindu; African Traditional Religion (ATR); No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Jehovahs Witness; Other religion? [Question asked in Kenya.] (Q3KEN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3NIG from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Protestant (such as Anglican, Presbyterian, Adventist, Baptist, Methodist, Holiness, Reformed, Africa Inland Church, Friends, or Lutheran); Muslim; African Independent or Aladura Church (AIC), African Traditional Religion (ATR); Jehovahs Witness; Brotherhood of the Cross and Star; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Other religion? [Question asked in Nigeria.] (Q3NIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3PHI from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Protestant; Iglesia ni Cristo; Jehovahs Witness; Mormon; Islam/Muslim; Aglipayan Church (a.k.a. Philippine Independent Church); Other Christian group/religion; Other non-Christian group/religion; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic? [Question asked in Philippines.] (Q3PHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3SAF from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Roman Catholic; Protestant; Muslim; Hindu; African Independent Christian (AIC) (such as Zion Christian Church, another Zionist Church, or an Apostolic Church); African Traditional Religion (ATR); Jehovahs Witness; Jewish; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Other religion? [Question asked in South Africa.] (Q3SAF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3SKOR from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Catholic Christian; Protestant Christian; Buddhist; Confucianist; Jehovahs Witness; Mormon; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Won-Buddhism; Korea Soka Gakkai International; Daesunjinrihow; Other religion? [Question asked in South Korea.] (Q3SKOR) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q3US from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • Do you consider yourself as belonging to a particular religion? If yes, which one: Protestant (include Baptist, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Jehovahs Witness, Church of Christ, etc.); Roman Catholic; Jewish; Mormon (include Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints); Orthodox Church (Greek or Russian); Islam/Muslim; No religion, not a believer, atheist, agnostic; Jehovahs Witness; Other religion? [Question asked in United States.] (Q3US) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4BRA from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Brazil if Q3BRA = 2 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist [Batista]; Presbyterian [Presbiteriana]; Methodist [Metodista]; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Lutheran, or Congregational); Assemblies of God [Assembleia de Deus]; Christian Congregation [Congregacao Crista]; Church of the Foursquare Gospel; [Igreja do Evangelho Quadrangular]; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Brasil para Cristo, Casa da Bênção, Deus é Amor, Universal Church of the Kingdom of God [Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus], or Renascer em Cristo); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4BRA) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4CHI from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Chile if Q3CHI = 2 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist; Methodist; Presbyterian; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Nazarene, Lutheran, or Anglican); Iglesia Metodista Pentecostal de Chile; Iglesia Evangelica Pentecostal de Chile; Iglesia Pentecostal de Chile; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Iglesia Pentecoste Naciente, Iglesia Pentecostal Libre Mision, Voz de Deserto, Iglesia Evangelica de Dios Pentecostal, or Iglesia Pentecostal Evangelica Mision); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4CHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4GUA from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Guatemala if Q3GUA = 2 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Central American Mission; Presbyterian; Methodist; Another Protestant denomination (such as Nazarene, Adventist, Baptist, Lutheran, or Anglican); Assemblies of God; Full Gospel Church of God [Iglesia de Dios el Evangelio Completo]; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as El Shaddai, Elim, Iglesia Evangelical El Verbo, Fraternidad Cristiana, Comunidad de Dios); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4GUA) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4IND from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in India if Q3IND = 4 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Mar Thoma Church; Church of South India or Anglican; Brethren Christian Assemblies; Another Protestant denomination (such as St. Thomas Evangelical Church, Adventist, Wesleyan, Presbyterian, Methodist, or Nazarene); Indian Pentecostal Church; Assemblies of God; Church of God in India (Full Gospel); The Pentecostal Mission; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Believers Church, World Missionary Evangelism, Sharon Pentecostal Fellowship Church, New Indian Church of God, New India Bible Church, Elim, Friends Missionary Prayer Band, or Zion Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Garo Baptist Convention; Council of Baptist Churches in Northeast India Presbyterian Church of Northeast India; Assembly Church of Jesus Christ Full Gospel; Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church; Missouri Synod Lutheran; Something else. (Q4IND) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4KEN from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Kenya if Q3KEN = 2 Protestant or 3 African Instituted Church, AIC] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Anglican; Presbyterian; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Baptist, Methodist, Holiness, Reformed, Africa Inland Church, Friends, or Lutheran); African Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa; An African Spirit (Roho) Church; African Israel Church Nineveh; Another AIC denomination (such as Nomiya Luo Roho Church, Church of Christ in Africa, or African Brotherhood Church); Kenya Assemblies of God; Pentecostal Assemblies of God; Full Gospel Churches of Kenya; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Redeemed Gospel Church, Free Pentecostal Fellowship in Kenya, Universal Church of the Kingdom of God, or Nairobi Pentecostal Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4KEN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4NIG from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Nigeria if Q3NIG = 2 Protestant or 4 African Independent or Aldura Church, AIC] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Anglican Church of Nigeria; Baptist Convention; Evangelical Churches of West Africa; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Baptist, Methodist, Holiness, Reformed, Africa Inland Church, Friends, or Lutheran); Celestial Church of Christ; Christ Apostolic Church; Cherubim or Seraphim; Another African Independent or Aladura Church (AIC) denomination; Assemblies of God; Church of God in Christ International Church of the Foursquare Gospel; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Church of God Mission International, Redeemed Christian Church of God, Deeper Life Bible Church, Charismatic Youth Fellowships, Word of Faith Ministries, or Winners Chapel); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4NIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4PHI from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Philippines if Q3PHI = 2 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Seventh-Day Adventist; United Church of Christ; Methodist; Another Protestant denomination (such as Christian and Missionary Alliance, Baptist, or Episcopal); Assemblies of God; Church of the Foursquare Gospel Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Jesus is Lord Fellowship, Jesus Miracle Crusade, Take the Nations for Jesus, Love of Christ, Victory Christian Fellowship, Bread of Life, Church of the Living God, Good Shepherd International Fellowship, Fourth Watch, or United Pentecostal Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4PHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4SAF from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in South Africa if Q3SAF = 2 Protestant or 5 African Independent Christian (AIC)] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Anglican Church; Dutch Reformed; Methodist; Zion Christian Church; Another Zionist Church; An Apostolic Church; South African Assemblies of God; Apostolic Faith Mission; Full Gospel Church of God; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as International Fellowship of Charismatic Churches, International Fellowship of Christian Churches); Another indigenous denomination; Another Protestant denomination (such as Uniting Reformed, Lutheran, or Presbyterian); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4SAF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4SKOR from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in South Korea if Q3SKOR = 2 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Presbyterian-Haptong; Presbyterian-Tonghap; Methodist; Another Protestant denomination (such as Korea Evangelical Holiness Church, Sungkyul Church in Korea (Holiness), Baptist, or Adventist); Korea Assemblies of God Full Gospel (including Yoido Full Gospel); Jesus Assembly of God of Korea; Something else. (Q4SKOR) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4US from Spirit and Power: A 10-Country Survey of PentecostalsLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in United States if Q3US = 1 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist; Methodist; Presbyterian; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Episcopalian, Jehovahs Witness, Lutheran, or United Church of Christ); Assembly of God; Church of God in Christ; Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Apostolic Faith Church, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, International Pentecostal Holiness Church, Pentecostal Church of God, United Pentecostal Church, Vineyard Fellowship); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4US) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News Beliefnet Poll, 2001LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (IF NECESSARY: Whatever you consider yourself.) (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • OTH DENOM from American National Election Studies, 2000LEARN MORE
    • IF R ATTENDS CHURCH AND ATTENDS AS PROTESTANT OR OTHER/IF R DOES NOT ATTEND CHURCH BUT THINKS OF SELF AS PART OF CHURCH OR DENOMINATION AND CONSIDERS SELF PROTESTANT OR OTHER: What church or denomination is that? 90 OTHER, 95 NA, 98 DONT KNOW, 99 REFUSED (OTH DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • BAPTIST from American National Election Studies, 2000LEARN MORE
    • IF R ATTENDS CHURCH AND ATTENDS AS PROTESTANT OR OTHER/IF R DOES NOT ATTEND CHURCH BUT THINKS OF SELF AS PART OF CHURCH OR DENOMINATION AND CONSIDERS SELF PROTESTANT OR OTHER: IF R DENOMINATION IS BAPTIST: With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., the American Baptist Association, an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTIST) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • LUTHERAN from American National Election Studies, 2000LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS LUTHERAN: Is this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (LUTHERAN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • COF GOD from American National Election Studies, 2000LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS CHURCH OF GOD: Is this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (COF GOD) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOMID3 from American National Election Studies, 2004LEARN MORE
    • This is the respondents initial identification of his or her major religious group; Protestant and other responses were asked for further specifications in subsequent questions. The final full religion summary X8x2, constructed from the complete religious-identification battery, X1-X7x, is collapsed to major groups in X8x1. Final religion summaries are X8x1, X8x1a, X8x1b. Major religious denomination (DENOMID3) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 2004LEARN MORE
    • If protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 2006LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM1 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT (RELIG1): What specific denomination is that, if any? (82) (DENOM1) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM2 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT (RELIG1): What specific denomination is that, if any? (83) (DENOM2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM3 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT (RELIG1): What specific denomination is that, if any? (85-87) (DENOM3) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM4 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT (RELIG1): What specific denomination is that, if any? (88) (DENOM4) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM5 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT (RELIG1): What specific denomination is that, if any? (89-10) (DENOM5) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG2 from Houston Area Survey, 1982-2010LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference, if any? (02) (RELIG2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News/Washington Post Poll: Springtime Politics, 2005LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • BAPTGRP from Religion and Politics Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE A BAPTIST RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE. With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTGRP) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENMNTN from Religion and Politics Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT OR OTHER RELIGION. What specific denomination is that? (DENMNTN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RLGPREF from Religion and Politics Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim or some other religion, or dont you have a religious preference? (RLGPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2002LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? Do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or dont you have a religious preference? (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News Views of Islam Poll, 2003LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • W10W5 from American National Election Studies, Panel Study, 2008-2009LEARN MORE
    • What is your Christian church or denomination? If you are Christian but dont have a specific church or denomination, mark that answer. If you are part of a different Christian church or denomination that is not listed here, mark that answer at the bottom of the list. (W10W5) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • W2V5 from American National Election Studies, Panel Study, 2008-2009LEARN MORE
    • [IF W2V2=1] What is your Christian church or denomination? If you are Christian but dont have a specific church or denomination, mark that answer. If you are part of a different Christian church or denomination that is not listed here, mark that answer at the bottom of the list. (W2V5) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083188B from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R DOES NOT ATTEND CHURCH BUT THINKS OF SELF AS PART OF CHURCH OR DENOMINATION: Do you consider yourself Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, or something else? (V083188B) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083189 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R ATTENDS CHURCH AND ATTENDS AS PROTESTANT OR OTHER/IF R DOES NOT ATTEND CHURCH BUT THINKS OF SELF AS PART OF CHURCH OR DENOMINATION AND CONSIDERS SELF PROTESTANT OR OTHER: What church or denomination is that? (V083189) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083190 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS BAPTIST: With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention, an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist group? (V083190) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083191 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS LUTHERAN: Is this church part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran group? (V083191) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083192 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS METHODIST: Is your church part of the United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, or some other Methodist group? (V083192) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V083198 from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF R DENOMINATION IS CHURCH OF GOD: Is this the Church of God of Anderson, Indiana; the Church of God of Cleveland, Tennessee; the Church of God in Christ; or some other Church of God? (V083198) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • V085251B from American National Election Studies, Time Series Study, 2008LEARN MORE
    • IF PRELOAD MAJOR RELIGIOUS GROUP NOT NONE/NA/DK/CATHOLIC/JEWISH: Religious denomination (V085251B) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1990LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1996LEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • CHURTYPE from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 2 (2005)LEARN MORE
    • (churtype_w2) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] [IF F:3=1, DK OR REF] F:4. What religion or denomination is the place where you go to religious services? [PROMPT: What kind of church is it?] [INTERVIEWER: IF R SAYS CHRISTIAN, PROBE FOR SPECIFIC CHURCH OR DENOMINATION] [IF ATTEND MORE THAN ONE, THEN ASK FOR THE ONE THEY ATTEND MOST OFTEN FIRST] (CHURTYPE) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • BAPTIST from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 3 (2007-2008)LEARN MORE
    • (baptistgrp_w3) [IF REPORTS BAPTIST] F:4a. With which Baptist group are you most closely associated? (PROBE IF NEEDED: Is it Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist group?) (BAPTIST) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • CHURTYPE from National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 3 (2007-2008)LEARN MORE
    • (churtype_w3) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] F:4. What religion or denomination is the place where you go to religious services? [PROMPT: What kind of church is it?] [INTERVIEWER: IF R SAYS CHRISTIAN, PROBE FOR SPECIFIC CHURCH OR DENOMINATION!] [IF ATTEND MORE THAN ONE, THEN ASK FOR THE ONE THEY ATTEND MOST OFTEN FIRST] (CHURTYPE) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELCURR from National Survey of Family Growth - Wave 6 (2002) Female Respondent FileLEARN MORE
    • Please look at Card 77. What religion are you now, if any? (RELCURR) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • ATTNDCH4 from Religion and Politics Survey, 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO WERE THEMSELVES AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS ACTIVE MEMBERS OF A CHURCH, SYNAGOGUE, OR OTHER PLACE OF RELIGIOUS WORSHIP: What faith or denomination did you and your family belong to? -- Response one (ATTNDCH4) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PROTDENM from Religion and Politics Survey, 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE CHRISTIANS WHO ARE PROTESTANT OR ARE SOMETHING ELSE: Tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. (PROTDENM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from Religion and Politics Survey, 1996LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2003LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, Atheist, Agnostic, something else, or dont you have a religious preference? [include the following responses as Christian: Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox religions, Protestant religions such as Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovahs Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.] (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF2 from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2003LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, Atheist, Agnostic, something else, or dont you have a religious preference? (RELPREF2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • TPECHRS2 from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2003LEARN MORE
    • [ASK ONLY IF RELPREF= 1 CHRISTIAN] Are you Protestant, Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox - such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, or something else? (TPECHRS2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • Now, a few questions about your religious affiliation. What is your religious preference? Do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or dont you have a religious preference? [Christian includes Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox religions, Protestant religions such as Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovahs Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc. See variable RELOTH1 for verbatim responses.] (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • TYPECHRS from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • As I read a list, tell me which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with: Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Nondenominational or Independent Church, Pentecostal, Episcopalian, Reformed, or something else? [Asked only if RELPREF2 = 1 Protestant or 5 something else. See variable RELOTH3 for verbatim responses.] (TYPECHRS) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2007LEARN MORE
    • 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) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4BRA from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in BrazilLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Brazil if Q3BRA = 2 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist [Batista]; Presbyterian [Presbiteriana]; Methodist [Metodista]; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Lutheran, or Congregational); Assemblies of God [Assembleia de Deus]; Christian Congregation [Congregacao Crista]; Church of the Foursquare Gospel; [Igreja do Evangelho Quadrangular]; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Brasil para Cristo, Casa da Bênção, Deus é Amor, Universal Church of the Kingdom of God [Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus], or Renascer em Cristo); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4BRA) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4CHI from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in ChileLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Chile if Q3CHI = 2 Protestant.] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist; Methodist; Presbyterian; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Nazarene, Lutheran, or Anglican); Iglesia Metodista Pentecostal de Chile; Iglesia Evangelica Pentecostal de Chile; Iglesia Pentecostal de Chile; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Iglesia Pentecoste Naciente, Iglesia Pentecostal Libre Mision, Voz de Deserto, Iglesia Evangelica de Dios Pentecostal, or Iglesia Pentecostal Evangelica Mision); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4CHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q35 from Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010LEARN MORE
    • Q35 [ASK IF CHRISTIAN] As I read a list, please tell me which denomination or church, if any, you identify with MOST CLOSELY. (Q35) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from The Right to Die II, November 2005LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference -- Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim, Mormon, or an orthodox church such as the Greek or Russian Orthodox Church? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17 from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.16=1, 13 OR [Q.16=11 AND CHR=1]), ASK: As far as your present religion, what denomination or church, if any, do you identify with most closely? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Are you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? (Q17) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17E from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF NONDENOMINATIONAL OR INDEPENDENT CHURCH (Q.17=3): Which of the following kinds of nondenominational churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? An evangelical church, fundamentalist church, charismatic church, inter-denominational church, or some other kind of church? (Q17E) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17H from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PENTECOSTAL AND NON-BLACK (Q.17=6 AND RACE=1, 3-9), ASK: Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Assemblies of God, Church of God Cleveland Tennessee, or some other church? (Q17H) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17I from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PENTECOSTAL AND BLACK (Q.17=6 AND RACE=2), ASK: Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Church of God in Christ, Church of God of the Apostolic Faith, or some other church? (Q17I) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17S from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF JEWISH (Q.16=5), ASK: Which Jewish group do you identify with most closely? Reform, Conservative, Orthodox, or something else? (Q17S) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q50B from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.50=1, 13 OR [Q.50=11 AND Q.50a=1]), ASK: What denomination or church, if any, was that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Were you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF R VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING SOMETHING ELSE WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY AFFILIATION; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWER AND BACKCODED BY FORUM ANALYSTS (Q50B) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q53 from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.51=1, 13 OR [Q.51=11 AND Q.52=1]), ASK: What denomination or church, if any, was that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Were you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF R VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING SOMETHING ELSE WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY AFFILIATION; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWER AND BACKCODED BY FORUM ANALYSTS (Q53) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DBAPTIST from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO IDENTIFIED THEMSELVES AS BAPTISTS: With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist group? (DBAPTIST) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996LEARN MORE
    • With what church denomination, if any, are you most closely affiliated? [If two denominations are offered, ask: Which are you most connected to or involved in?] (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DINDEP from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO IDENTIFIED THEMSELVES AS INDEPENDENT OR NON-INTERDENOMINATIONAL PROTESTANT: Is that an independent fundamentalist church, independent charismatic church, independent Pentecostal church, or independent evangelical church? (DINDEP) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DPENTE from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO IDENTIFIED THEMSELVES AS PENTECOSTAL: What kind of church is that? Is that part of a larger church or denomination? What is that church called? (DPENTE) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELAFFL6 from Southern Focus Poll, South Survey, Fall 1996LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO SAID THEY WERE SOMETHING ELSE TO RELAFFL: Which religion are you? [Openended responses from those who answered OTHER are coded in the data set as OTHREL6.] (RELAFFL6) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News Church Abuse, 2004LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (DO NOT READ) (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELNOW from ABC News Religion Poll, 1997LEARN MORE
    • And what religion do you consider yourself now? (RELNOW) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELDENOM from American National Election Studies, 2002LEARN MORE
    • IF FRESH CROSS RESPONDENT: IF RESPONDENTS RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE IS PROTESTANT OR OTHER: What church or denomination is that? (RELDENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1988LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1991LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG from Generation Next Survey, 2006LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim, Mormon, or an orthodox church such as the Greek or Russian Orthodox Church? [INTERVIEWER: IF OTHER RELIGION GIVEN, FOLLOW-UP WITH And is that a Christian religion, or not?] (RELIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4SAF from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in South AfricaLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in South Africa if Q3SAF = 2 Protestant or 5 African Independent Christian (AIC)] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Anglican Church; Dutch Reformed; Methodist; Zion Christian Church; Another Zionist Church; An Apostolic Church; South African Assemblies of God; Apostolic Faith Mission; Full Gospel Church of God; Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as International Fellowship of Charismatic Churches, International Fellowship of Christian Churches); Another indigenous denomination; Another Protestant denomination (such as Uniting Reformed, Lutheran, or Presbyterian); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4SAF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4PHI from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the PhilippinesLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in Philippines if Q3PHI = 2 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Seventh-Day Adventist; United Church of Christ; Methodist; Another Protestant denomination (such as Christian and Missionary Alliance, Baptist, or Episcopal); Assemblies of God; Church of the Foursquare Gospel Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Jesus is Lord Fellowship, Jesus Miracle Crusade, Take the Nations for Jesus, Love of Christ, Victory Christian Fellowship, Bread of Life, Church of the Living God, Good Shepherd International Fellowship, Fourth Watch, or United Pentecostal Church); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4PHI) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q4US from Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in the United StatesLEARN MORE
    • [Ask in United States if Q3US = 1 Protestant] As I read a list, tell me which, if any, of these denominations you are affiliated with. Baptist; Methodist; Presbyterian; Another Protestant denomination (such as Adventist, Episcopalian, Jehovahs Witness, Lutheran, or United Church of Christ); Assembly of God; Church of God in Christ; Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Another Pentecostal or neo-Charismatic church (such as Apostolic Faith Church, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, International Pentecostal Holiness Church, Pentecostal Church of God, United Pentecostal Church, Vineyard Fellowship); Nondenominational or Independent Church; Something else. (Q4US) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • QN20 from U.S. Religious Knowledge Study, 2010LEARN MORE
    • 20. What is you 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? (QN20) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • QN21 from U.S. Religious Knowledge Study, 2010LEARN MORE
    • 21. As far as your present religion, what denomination or church, if any, do you identify with most closely? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Are you...? (QN21) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • QN21E from U.S. Religious Knowledge Study, 2010LEARN MORE
    • 21e. Which of the following kinds of nondenominational churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? An evangelical church, fundamentalist church, charismatic church, Inter-denominational church or some other kind of church? (QN21E) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17 from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.16=1, 13 OR [Q.16=11 AND CHR=1]), ASK: As far as your present religion, what denomination or church, if any, do you identify with most closely? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Are you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? (Q17) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q17H from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PENTECOSTAL AND NON-BLACK (Q.17=6 AND RACE=1, 3-9), ASK: Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Assemblies of God, Church of God Cleveland Tennessee, or some other church? (Q17H) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q50B from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.50=1, 13 OR [Q.50=11 AND Q.50a=1]), ASK: What denomination or church, if any, was that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Were you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF R VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING SOMETHING ELSE WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY AFFILIATION; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWER AND BACKCODED BY FORUM ANALYSTS (Q50B) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • Q53 from U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii DatasetLEARN MORE
    • IF PROTESTANT OR CHRISTIAN UNSPECIFIED OR SOMETHING ELSE/CHRISTIAN (Q.51=1, 13 OR [Q.51=11 AND Q.52=1]), ASK: What denomination or church, if any, was that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Were you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else or none in particular? INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF R VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING SOMETHING ELSE WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY AFFILIATION; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWER AND BACKCODED BY FORUM ANALYSTS (Q53) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from State of Disunion Survey, 1996LEARN MORE
    • Denomination (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • BAPGRP from Americas EvangelicalsLEARN MORE
    • (ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE A BAPTIST RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE IN DENMNTN) With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (DO NOT READ PUNCHES) (BAPGRP) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENMNTN from Americas EvangelicalsLEARN MORE
    • (ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANT OR OTHER CHRISTIAN RELIGION IN RELIG1A) What specific denomination is that? (DO NOT READ PUNCHES) (DENMNTN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG1A from Americas EvangelicalsLEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim, or some other religion, or dont you have a religious preference? (DO NOT READ PUNCHES) (RELIG1A) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from Changing Faiths: Latinos and the Transformation of American ReligionLEARN MORE
    • ASKED IF RESPONDENT IS PROTESTANT OR OTHER - CHRISTIAN (from RELIG): As I read a list, tell me which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with. (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOMNTN from Economic Values Survey, 1992LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WITH A PROTESTANT RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE. What specific denomination or faith is that? (DENOMNTN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RLGSPREF from Economic Values Survey, 1992LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? (RLGSPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • CURREL2 from Faith in Flux: Changes in Religious Affiliation in the U.S.LEARN MORE
    • Respondents current religion (from Religious Landscape Survey) (CURREL2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1998LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • AFFDENOM from News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005LEARN MORE
    • [IF Protestant or Something else to CHRISTI] As I read a list, tell me which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with. (AFFDENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or dont you have a religious preference? (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • BAPTGRP from Religion and Americas Role in the WorldLEARN MORE
    • Asked only of those respondents who have a Baptist religious preference in the variable, DENMNTN: With which Baptist group is your church associated? Is it the Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the USA, the American Baptist Association, the National Baptist Convention USA, an independent Baptist church or some other Baptist group? (BAPTGRP) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENMNTN from Religion and Americas Role in the WorldLEARN MORE
    • Asked only of respondents who are Protestant or other Christian religion in RELIG1A: What specific Protestant or Christian denomination do you consider yourself? (DENMNTN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG1A from Religion and Americas Role in the WorldLEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim or some other religion, or dont you have a religious preference? (RELIG1A) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELPREF from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, Something else, or dont you have a religious preference? (RELPREF) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • SPFPROT from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO INDICATED THEY WERE 1 PROTESTANT OR 5 SOMETHING ELSE FOR SPFCHRSN. Indicate which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with. (SPFPROT) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELDEM from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2006LEARN MORE
    • As I read a list, tell me which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with. [Answered only if RELIGION = 1 or 7.] (RELDEM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2006LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference - Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim, Mormon, or an orthodox church such as the Greek or Russian Orthodox Church? [Interviewer: if other religion given, follow-up with and is that a christian religion, or not? If yes, code as 7; if not, code as 8] (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • ATMUL1_B from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2009LEARN MORE
    • First religion listed in response to ATMULZ_B, coded (Q282F_1) (ATMUL1_B) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2010LEARN MORE
    • 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? [INTERVIEWER; IF R VOLUNTEERS nothing in particular, none, no religion, etc. BEFORE REACHING END OF LIST, PROMPT WITH: And would you say thats atheist, agnostic, or just nothing in particular?] (RELIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PROTDOM from Social Capital Community Benchmark Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • 29a. If your religious preference is Protestant, what denomination is that, if any? (PROTDOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELOTHER from Social Capital Community Benchmark Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • 29C. What is your religious preference? (if other than Christian or Jewish) (RELOTHER) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIG from Trends in Political Values and Core Attitudes, 1987-2009LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference -- Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Mormon, or an Orthodox church such as the Greek or Russian Orthodox Church? (See Note 1: RELIG Details on the ARDA Summary Page for full question wording) (RELIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News/Washington Post Poll: the New Pope, 2005LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News Church Scandal Poll, 2002LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from Civic Involvement Survey, 1997LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE PROTESTANTS: What specific denomination or faith is that? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from Civic Involvement Survey, 1997LEARN MORE
    • What is your religious preference: Protestant, Roman Catholic, Jewish or some other religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RELIGION from ABC News Poll: Religion and Politics, 2004LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? (RELIGION) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • RRELIG from ABC News the Pope & the Church, 2003LEARN MORE
    • What, if anything, is your religion? [INTERVIEWERS NOTE:DO NOT READ.] (RRELIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1976LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DENOM from General Social Survey, 1980LEARN MORE
    • If Protestant: What specific denomination is that, if any? (DENOM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE