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


Religion and Public Life Survey, 2007 - Analysis

STEMCELL (Weighted by WEIGHT)

All in all, which is more important…
 PercentCumulative Percent
1) Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures51.3%51.3%
2) Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research35.3%86.5%
9) Don't Know/Refused13.5%100.0%





Age (I-AGE)

 18-2425-3435-4445-6465+MissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures58.1%46.5%51.7%52.9%47.0%3051.1%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research31.2%37.7%36.5%35.0%36.0%1535.4%
Don't Know/Refused10.8%15.8%11.9%12.2%17.0%1213.4%
Missing00000570
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 2945

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

 More than once a weekOnce a weekOnce or twice a monthA few times a yearSeldomNeverMissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures23.5%43.9%55.0%57.9%65.3%68.7%2151.2%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research63.9%43.9%29.8%27.7%22.3%15.5%1235.3%
Don't Know/Refused12.6%12.2%15.3%14.4%12.4%15.8%713.5%
Missing000000400
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 2962

Education (I-EDUC)

 None, or grade 1-8High school incomplete (Grades 9-11)High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)Some college, no 4-year degree (or Vocational or Technical degree AFTER high school)College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school)MissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures34.3%35.3%46.4%53.5%56.8%71.0%1651.2%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research41.0%44.6%37.5%36.0%32.9%22.4%335.4%
Don't Know/Refused24.6%20.1%16.1%10.5%10.3%6.6%713.4%
Missing000000260
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 2976

Gender (I-GENDER)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures54.5%48.2%051.2%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research33.6%36.9%035.3%
Don't Know/Refused12.0%14.9%013.5%
Missing0000
Total 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 3002

Household income (I-INCOME)

 Less than $20,00020 to under $30,00030 to under $50,00050 to under $75,00075 to under $100,000$100,000 or moreMissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures42.1%43.2%50.2%50.7%60.1%64.0%21451.4%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research38.1%41.7%37.2%41.3%33.3%27.1%13236.4%
Don't Know/Refused19.8%15.1%12.6%8.0%6.5%8.9%9212.2%
Missing0000004380
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 2564

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MarriedDivorcedSeparatedWidowedNever been marriedMissingTotal
Conducting stem cell research that might result in new medical cures49.2%51.7%41.7%45.3%59.1%1951.1%
Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research38.8%31.9%35.7%34.9%29.0%735.4%
Don't Know/Refused12.0%16.4%22.6%19.8%11.9%513.5%
Missing00000310
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%  
Total Unweighted N = 2971

Our Sponsors

Our Affiliates

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