Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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ELEC94_2

(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: Was information on candidates or parties made available in your place of worship before the election?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 14.3% 14.3%
No 82.5% 96.8%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 100%
Total N = 1138

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 11.9% 15.9% 14.3%
No 86.4% 79.9% 82.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.8% 4.2% 3.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes 17.5% 15.0% 10.8% 14.6%
No 79.8% 82.5% 85.3% 82.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.7% 2.5% 3.9% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1102


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes 15.9% 17.2% 10.8% 14.4%
No 80.4% 80.8% 84.9% 82.3%
Don't know/Refused 3.7% 2.0% 4.3% 3.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1119


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes 13.7% 16.3% 12.2% 16.2% 14.3%
No 84.0% 79.2% 81.0% 80.1% 82.4%
Don't know/Refused 2.3% 4.5% 6.8% 3.7% 3.2%
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 18.8% 13.5% 14.6% 11.6% 14.5% 14.3%
No 78.0% 84.1% 81.5% 85.2% 82.2% 82.6%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 2.4% 3.8% 3.1% 3.3% 3.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1134


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian, other or mixed race TOTAL
Yes 11.7% 30.1% 14.0% 14.4%
No 84.9% 68.5% 81.0% 82.4%
Don't know/Refused 3.5% 1.5% 5.0% 3.2%
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 14.5% 16.6% 12.5% 13.5% 14.7%
No 81.1% 80.7% 85.5% 83.7% 82.4%
Don't know/Refused 4.4% 2.6% 2.0% 2.9% 2.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1008


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 14.4% 14.7% 15.5% 10.8% 14.3%
No 82.9% 82.7% 80.8% 85.5% 82.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.7% 2.6% 3.7% 3.8% 3.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1138



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