Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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TRBLSPOT

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

ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH AT LEAST ONCE OR TWICE A MONTH: Does the clergy at your place of worship speak out on this issue? -- World trouble spots such as Bosnia or Rwanda
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Don't know

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 59.4% 59.4%
No 39% 98.4%
Don't know 1.6% 100%
Total N = 1138

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 56.7% 61.3% 59.4%
No 41.2% 37.4% 39.0%
Don't know 2.1% 1.3% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 54.6% 63.6% 60.5% 59.7%
No 43.4% 34.9% 39.1% 39.0%
Don't know 2.0% 1.6% 0.4% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1102


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes 69.7% 60.7% 53.3% 59.8%
No 27.9% 38.4% 44.8% 38.6%
Don't know 2.4% 0.9% 1.9% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1119


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes 58.8% 62.5% 42.6% 69.0% 59.5%
No 39.6% 36.7% 54.0% 29.6% 38.9%
Don't know 1.6% 0.8% 3.4% 1.4% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1134


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 62.5% 62.1% 55.7% 59.7% 56.5% 59.5%
No 37.5% 35.3% 43.1% 39.6% 41.6% 39.0%
Don't know 0.0% 2.5% 1.2% 0.6% 1.9% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1134


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian, other or mixed race TOTAL
Yes 58.1% 68.8% 60.0% 59.7%
No 40.6% 29.5% 36.0% 38.8%
Don't know 1.3% 1.8% 4.0% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1129


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than 20K 20K-39,999 40K-74,999 75K & over TOTAL
Yes 60.2% 60.4% 58.1% 59.6% 59.6%
No 38.5% 37.8% 40.9% 39.6% 39.0%
Don't know 1.3% 1.8% 1.1% 0.8% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 64.7% 58.5% 58.8% 56.4% 59.4%
No 35.3% 39.7% 38.6% 42.6% 39.0%
Don't know 0.0% 1.8% 2.6% 1.0% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1138



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