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Southern Focus Poll, Non-South Survey, Spring 1998 - Analysis

BLFPRAY

Do you believe that God answers prayers?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) BELIEVE33187.3%87.3%-0.38
2) DON'T BELIEVE4812.7%100.0%2.62
Missing34
Total Unweighted N = 379





Sex (I-SEX)

 MALEFEMALEMissingTotal
BELIEVE79.2%
118
92.6%
213
087.3%
331
DON'T BELIEVE20.8%
31
7.4%
17
012.7%
48
Missing2212340
Total 100%
149
100%
230
   
379

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackNative AmericanAsianOtherMissingTotal
BELIEVE86.7%
281
100.0%
18
100.0%
5
66.7%
6
93.8%
15
687.4%
325
DON'T BELIEVE13.3%
43
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
33.3%
3
6.3%
1
112.6%
47
Missing291022410
Total 100%
324
100%
18
100%
5
100%
9
100%
16
   
372

Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MARRIEDDIVORCEDSEPARATEDWIDOWEDSINGLEMissingTotal
BELIEVE89.3%
184
78.4%
40
100.0%
6
94.4%
34
84.6%
66
187.5%
330
DON'T BELIEVE10.7%
22
21.6%
11
0.0%
0
5.6%
2
15.4%
12
112.5%
47
Missing1830310360
Total 100%
206
100%
51
100%
6
100%
36
100%
78
   
377

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishOtherNoneMissingTotal
BELIEVE95.9%
165
92.8%
116
55.6%
5
70.8%
17
18.2%
4
2487.2%
307
DON'T BELIEVE4.1%
7
7.2%
9
44.4%
4
29.2%
7
81.8%
18
312.8%
45
Missing1211442611
Total 100%
172
100%
125
100%
9
100%
24
100%
22
   
352

Political party (I-PARTYID)

 REPUBLICANDEMOCRATINDEPENDENTOTHERMissingTotal
BELIEVE91.1%
92
86.6%
116
85.6%
95
95.2%
20
888.0%
323
DON'T BELIEVE8.9%
9
13.4%
18
14.4%
16
4.8%
1
412.0%
44
Missing88141463
Total 100%
101
100%
134
100%
111
100%
21
   
367

Education (I-EDUC)

 Less than High SchoolHigh School graduateSome collegeCollege graduatePost college graduateMissingTotal
BELIEVE89.3%
25
96.3%
103
89.4%
84
82.1%
69
76.2%
48
287.5%
329
DON'T BELIEVE10.7%
3
3.7%
4
10.6%
10
17.9%
15
23.8%
15
112.5%
47
Missing193714370
Total 100%
28
100%
107
100%
94
100%
84
100%
63
   
376

Household income (I-INCOME)

 Less than $10,000Less than $20,000Less than $40,000Less than $60,000$60,000 or greaterMissingTotal
BELIEVE78.6%
11
96.4%
27
80.0%
36
82.4%
28
71.9%
23
20681.7%
125
DON'T BELIEVE21.4%
3
3.6%
1
20.0%
9
17.6%
6
28.1%
9
2018.3%
28
Missing0333226023
Total 100%
14
100%
28
100%
45
100%
34
100%
32
   
153

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