Democratizing access to the best data on religion since 1997
DATA ARCHIVE
DATA ARCHIVE

Archive Navigation

Summary
Codebook
Downloads
View Question Bank

Cross Tabulation Tables:


Archive Categories


Sort the above Archive Category by:



Browse Alphabetically
Browse All Categories
Browse Newest Additions

File Summaries


Search Data Archive


National Study of Youth and Religion, Wave 3 (2007-2008) - Analysis

GODUSEEV

(goduseevoltn_w3) [IF BELIEVES THAT 'GOD CREATED THE WORLD' OR BOTH] I:8 Do you believe it is possible that God may have used evolution to create the world over a long period of time, or not?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Yes, God may have used evolution104141.1%41.1%-0.72
2) No62524.7%65.8%-0.72
777) Don't know552.2%68.0%0.94
888) Refused120.5%68.4%1.18
999) Legitimate skip79931.6%100.0%1.42
Missing838
Total Unweighted N = 2532





Age (I-AGE)

 17 or 18 years old19 years old20 years old21 years old22 years old23 or 24 years oldMissingTotal
Yes, God may have used evolution42.3%
208
41.3%
207
38.6%
209
39.7%
205
42.5%
177
54.7%
35
041.1%
1041
No23.2%
114
25.7%
129
27.1%
147
24.4%
126
23.6%
98
17.2%
11
024.7%
625
Don't know2.4%
12
1.8%
9
1.8%
10
2.1%
11
2.4%
10
4.7%
3
02.2%
55
Refused0.4%
2
0.6%
3
0.2%
1
0.8%
4
0.5%
2
0.0%
0
00.5%
12
Legitimate skip31.7%
156
30.5%
153
32.3%
175
33.1%
171
31.0%
129
23.4%
15
031.6%
799
Missing000000838838
Total 100%
492
100%
501
100%
542
100%
517
100%
416
100%
64
   
2532

Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Yes, God may have used evolution39.0%
480
43.2%
561
041.1%
1041
No22.0%
271
27.2%
354
024.7%
625
Don't know1.3%
16
3.0%
39
02.2%
55
Refused0.4%
5
0.5%
7
00.5%
12
Legitimate skip37.3%
460
26.1%
339
031.6%
799
Missing00838838
Total 100%
1232
100%
1300
   
2532

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 Evangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantBlack ProtestantCatholicNot religiousOther religionMissingTotal
Yes, God may have used evolution41.6%
297
54.1%
140
53.4%
101
53.3%
236
22.8%
142
41.0%
125
041.1%
1041
No46.8%
334
21.6%
56
34.9%
66
12.4%
55
7.1%
44
23.0%
70
024.7%
625
Don't know2.9%
21
1.2%
3
4.8%
9
2.0%
9
0.6%
4
3.0%
9
02.2%
55
Refused0.1%
1
0.4%
1
1.6%
3
0.5%
2
0.3%
2
1.0%
3
00.5%
12
Legitimate skip8.5%
61
22.8%
59
5.3%
10
31.8%
141
69.1%
430
32.1%
98
031.6%
799
Missing000000838838
Total 100%
714
100%
259
100%
189
100%
443
100%
622
100%
305
   
2532

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 NeverFew times a yearMany times a yearOnce a month2-3 times a monthOnce a week or moreMissingTotal
Yes, God may have used evolution29.5%
273
49.7%
247
47.9%
80
51.6%
98
51.7%
135
42.4%
208
041.1%
1041
No10.1%
93
18.5%
92
32.3%
54
22.1%
42
36.0%
94
50.8%
249
124.7%
624
Don't know0.9%
8
3.2%
16
3.6%
6
1.6%
3
3.4%
9
2.4%
12
12.1%
54
Refused0.3%
3
0.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.5%
1
1.1%
3
0.6%
3
00.5%
12
Legitimate skip59.2%
548
28.2%
140
16.2%
27
24.2%
46
7.7%
20
3.7%
18
031.6%
799
Missing000000840838
Total 100%
925
100%
497
100%
167
100%
190
100%
261
100%
490
   
2530

Our Sponsors

Our Affiliates

US RELIGION
WORLD RELIGION
DATA ARCHIVE
RESEARCH
TEACHING
CONGREGATIONS
ABOUT
© 2024 The Association of Religion Data Archives. All rights reserved.