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Portraits of American Life Study, 1st Wave, 2006 - Analysis

RA_6 (Weighted by PAWT2)

I have experienced a supernatural miracle, an event that could not have happened without the intervention of God or a spiritual force.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative Percent
-7) Refused100.4%0.4%
-4) Don't know261.0%1.4%
1) Strongly agree86333.1%34.5%
2) Somewhat agree48518.6%53.1%
3) Neither agree nor disagree51819.9%72.9%
4) Somewhat disagree1736.6%79.6%
5) Strongly disagree53320.4%100.0%
Missing3
Total Unweighted N = 2607





Age (I-AGE)

 18 to 29 years old30 to 44 years old45 to 59 years old60 to 74 years old75 years and olderMissingTotal
Refused0.9%
5
0.1%
1
0.1%
1
0.7%
3
0.0%
0
00.4%
10
Don't know0.9%
5
0.8%
6
1.1%
8
1.0%
4
2.1%
3
01.0%
26
Strongly agree28.1%
156
31.7%
237
37.7%
285
32.8%
134
36.2%
51
033.1%
863
Somewhat agree19.1%
106
18.7%
140
20.1%
152
16.1%
66
14.2%
20
018.6%
484
Neither agree nor disagree22.0%
122
21.3%
159
18.1%
137
17.6%
72
20.6%
29
019.9%
519
Somewhat disagree7.0%
39
7.1%
53
5.8%
44
7.3%
30
5.0%
7
06.6%
173
Strongly disagree22.0%
122
20.3%
152
17.0%
128
24.4%
100
22.0%
31
020.4%
533
Missing1002030
Total 100%
555
100%
748
100%
755
100%
409
100%
141
   
2608

Gender (I-GENDER)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Refused0.3%
4
0.4%
6
00.4%
10
Don't know1.0%
12
1.0%
14
01.0%
26
Strongly agree31.1%
391
35.0%
472
033.1%
863
Somewhat agree17.0%
214
20.1%
271
018.6%
485
Neither agree nor disagree19.2%
242
20.5%
276
019.9%
518
Somewhat disagree7.7%
97
5.6%
75
06.6%
172
Strongly disagree23.7%
299
17.4%
234
020.4%
533
Missing0330
Total 100%
1259
100%
1348
   
2607

Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

 Very liberalSomewhat liberalMiddle of the roadSomewhat conservativeVery conservativeHaven't thought much about itMissingTotal
Refused0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.8%
5
0.8%
4
0.0%
0
0.1%
1
00.4%
10
Don't know1.2%
2
1.1%
4
0.3%
2
0.8%
4
0.0%
0
1.3%
9
40.8%
21
Strongly agree23.8%
40
29.6%
112
27.1%
171
34.9%
176
46.9%
105
37.0%
250
833.1%
854
Somewhat agree11.9%
20
19.5%
74
21.2%
134
20.6%
104
14.7%
33
17.3%
117
418.7%
482
Neither agree nor disagree25.6%
43
15.3%
58
23.1%
146
18.1%
91
17.9%
40
20.3%
137
419.9%
515
Somewhat disagree7.1%
12
6.3%
24
6.7%
42
6.9%
35
7.1%
16
6.2%
42
16.6%
171
Strongly disagree30.4%
51
28.2%
107
20.8%
131
17.9%
90
13.4%
30
17.8%
120
320.5%
529
Missing100000272
Total 100%
168
100%
379
100%
631
100%
504
100%
224
100%
676
   
2582

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackHispanicAsianPacific IslanderOtherMissingTotal
Refused0.4%
7
0.4%
1
0.3%
1
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.4%
10
Don't know0.6%
11
1.8%
5
1.6%
5
0.9%
1
0.0%
0
6.0%
5
01.0%
27
Strongly agree29.4%
531
57.2%
159
35.0%
112
25.9%
28
55.6%
5
32.5%
27
033.1%
862
Somewhat agree19.7%
357
11.9%
33
18.4%
59
22.2%
24
33.3%
3
10.8%
9
018.6%
485
Neither agree nor disagree20.9%
378
13.7%
38
18.4%
59
21.3%
23
11.1%
1
22.9%
19
019.9%
518
Somewhat disagree7.0%
127
5.8%
16
5.3%
17
7.4%
8
0.0%
0
4.8%
4
06.6%
172
Strongly disagree22.0%
397
9.4%
26
20.9%
67
21.3%
23
0.0%
0
22.9%
19
020.4%
532
Missing20100030
Total 100%
1808
100%
278
100%
320
100%
108
100%
9
100%
83
   
2606

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 Black ProtestantEvangelical ProtestantMainline ProtestantCatholicUnaffiliatedOtherMissingTotal
Refused0.7%
1
0.6%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.2%
1
1.3%
4
00.4%
10
Don't know0.7%
1
0.9%
6
0.6%
2
1.4%
10
0.5%
2
1.3%
4
01.0%
25
Strongly agree59.6%
87
47.5%
329
28.4%
103
27.0%
187
17.4%
71
28.4%
86
033.1%
863
Somewhat agree12.3%
18
18.6%
129
14.9%
54
22.4%
155
16.6%
68
19.8%
60
018.6%
484
Neither agree nor disagree16.4%
24
15.0%
104
22.6%
82
22.2%
154
21.8%
89
21.5%
65
019.9%
518
Somewhat disagree4.1%
6
5.2%
36
6.6%
24
7.4%
51
10.0%
41
5.0%
15
06.6%
173
Strongly disagree6.2%
9
12.3%
85
27.0%
98
19.6%
136
33.5%
137
22.8%
69
020.5%
534
Missing02000130
Total 100%
146
100%
693
100%
363
100%
693
100%
409
100%
303
   
2607

Region (I-REGION)

 NortheastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Refused0.0%
0
0.2%
1
0.6%
5
0.5%
3
00.3%
9
Don't know0.9%
4
0.5%
3
1.3%
11
1.2%
8
01.0%
26
Strongly agree28.2%
124
35.3%
219
39.2%
345
26.3%
175
033.1%
863
Somewhat agree21.1%
93
19.2%
119
17.4%
153
17.9%
119
018.6%
484
Neither agree nor disagree17.7%
78
20.3%
126
19.7%
173
21.2%
141
019.9%
518
Somewhat disagree7.5%
33
6.9%
43
5.0%
44
8.0%
53
06.6%
173
Strongly disagree24.5%
108
17.7%
110
16.9%
149
25.0%
166
020.5%
533
Missing002130
Total 100%
440
100%
621
100%
880
100%
665
   
2606

Education (I-EDUC)

 No high school diplomaGED or high school diplomaVocational/technical diploma or Associate's degreeBachelor's degreeGraduate degreeOtherMissingTotal
Refused0.3%
1
0.7%
7
0.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
00.4%
10
Don't know3.9%
12
0.9%
9
0.2%
1
1.0%
4
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
01.0%
26
Strongly agree40.5%
124
33.2%
351
32.3%
155
32.8%
138
25.6%
68
35.2%
25
133.1%
861
Somewhat agree17.3%
53
18.3%
193
20.8%
100
18.5%
78
16.2%
43
23.9%
17
118.6%
484
Neither agree nor disagree16.7%
51
20.5%
216
22.9%
110
17.6%
74
18.8%
50
18.3%
13
419.8%
514
Somewhat disagree5.9%
18
6.3%
67
9.0%
43
6.2%
26
6.8%
18
1.4%
1
06.7%
173
Strongly disagree15.4%
47
20.2%
213
14.4%
69
24.0%
101
32.7%
87
21.1%
15
020.5%
532
Missing00000093
Total 100%
306
100%
1056
100%
480
100%
421
100%
266
100%
71
   
2600

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