Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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LABOR

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Are you or is your spouse a member of a labor union?
  1) Yes, respondent is
  2) Yes, spouse is
  3) Yes, both
  4) Neither are
  5) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, respondent is 8.8% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 4.7% 13.5%
Yes, both 1.4% 14.9%
Neither are 84.2% 99.1%
Don't know/Refused .9% 100%
Total N = 1975

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 13.1% 5.0% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 2.9% 6.3% 4.7%
Yes, both 2.0% 0.9% 1.4%
Neither are 81.2% 86.9% 84.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 1.0% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1975


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 6.8% 12.4% 6.8% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 4.9% 4.7% 4.9% 4.8%
Yes, both 0.8% 1.4% 1.9% 1.4%
Neither are 87.0% 80.3% 85.4% 84.1%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 1.2% 1.0% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1906


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 6.7% 10.8% 7.8% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 2.4% 6.1% 4.6% 4.7%
Yes, both 0.5% 2.2% 1.1% 1.4%
Neither are 89.2% 80.5% 85.8% 84.4%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 0.4% 0.7% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1951


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 9.3% 9.0% 8.8% 7.2% 8.7%
Yes, spouse is 8.1% 1.3% 1.2% 0.4% 4.7%
Yes, both 2.5% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
Neither are 79.5% 88.4% 89.2% 91.2% 84.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.5% 0.8% 0.9% 1.2% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1971


Education (I-EDUCATN)

Less than High school High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Some College (no 4-year degree)/Business, technical, or vocational school 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) TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 6.7% 9.8% 9.9% 7.4% 7.3% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 3.4% 4.4% 5.6% 3.6% 6.8% 4.7%
Yes, both 0.0% 1.0% 1.6% 2.6% 2.8% 1.4%
Neither are 89.6% 83.1% 82.8% 85.9% 83.2% 84.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.3% 1.6% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1970


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian, other or mixed race TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 8.4% 10.8% 9.6% 8.7%
Yes, spouse is 4.9% 4.1% 3.0% 4.7%
Yes, both 1.3% 2.1% 1.0% 1.4%
Neither are 84.9% 81.2% 83.8% 84.5%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 1.8% 2.5% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1962


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than 20K 20K-39,999 40K-74,999 75K & over TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 4.3% 8.5% 14.2% 8.4% 9.0%
Yes, spouse is 1.8% 3.3% 8.4% 5.4% 4.6%
Yes, both 0.4% 0.8% 3.1% 2.1% 1.5%
Neither are 92.6% 86.8% 73.5% 84.1% 84.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.9% 0.5% 0.7% 0.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1767


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes, respondent is 10.9% 10.5% 5.9% 9.5% 8.8%
Yes, spouse is 5.7% 3.6% 4.6% 5.2% 4.7%
Yes, both 1.1% 1.6% 0.9% 2.2% 1.4%
Neither are 81.5% 83.9% 86.9% 83.0% 84.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 0.5% 1.7% 0.1% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1975



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