Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Pew Research Center > Analysis


ELEC94_1

(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: Now, thinking back to the 1994 congressional elections in your state, did the clergy at your place of worship or any other religious groups urge you to vote a particular way?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 7.3% 7.3%
No 90.5% 97.8%
Don't know/Refused 2.2% 100%
Total N = 1138

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 7.8% 6.9% 7.3%
No 90.1% 90.8% 90.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 2.3% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 8.8% 6.1% 7.6% 7.4%
No 89.4% 92.2% 89.9% 90.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 1.7% 2.6% 2.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1102


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes 8.8% 8.0% 6.0% 7.4%
No 89.6% 89.5% 91.6% 90.3%
Don't know/Refused 1.6% 2.5% 2.3% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1119


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes 7.2% 6.1% 4.6% 10.0% 7.3%
No 90.8% 91.7% 90.7% 88.7% 90.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.0% 2.3% 4.6% 1.4% 2.2%
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 13.6% 4.1% 6.5% 8.2% 10.7% 7.2%
No 84.5% 93.0% 91.6% 90.6% 86.9% 90.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 2.9% 1.9% 1.3% 2.3% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1134


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian, other or mixed race TOTAL
Yes 5.9% 14.3% 10.0% 7.3%
No 91.6% 85.7% 86.0% 90.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.5% 0.0% 4.0% 2.2%
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 6.9% 10.8% 2.9% 8.2% 7.5%
No 91.2% 87.9% 94.8% 89.0% 90.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 1.3% 2.3% 2.9% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 4.7% 8.7% 7.5% 7.5% 7.3%
No 92.4% 89.8% 89.6% 91.5% 90.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 1.5% 2.9% 1.0% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1138



Bookmark and Share