Religion and Politics Survey Merged Data Set, 1994-1995

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ENVIRO1

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT2; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Typology Q: Environmental protection -- 1) We should protect the environment at all costs . . . 2) We've gone too far in protecting the environment
  1) Agree strongly with statement number 1
  2) Agree not strongly with statement number 1
  3) Agree strongly with statement number 2
  4) Agree not strongly with statement number 2
  5) Neither/Both equally
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Agree strongly with statement number 1 63.3% 63.3%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 13.9% 77.2%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 13% 90.2%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 6.8% 97%
Neither/Both equally 1.5% 98.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 100%
Total N = 9652

Variable Comparisons

Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 66.9% 61.7% 65.1% 58.4% 63.2%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 14.1% 16.1% 12.1% 14.0% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 11.5% 11.2% 13.3% 16.2% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 5.2% 7.7% 6.5% 8.0% 6.8%
Neither/Both equally 1.4% 1.5% 1.4% 1.9% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.0% 1.9% 1.5% 1.5% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9652


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independnt None TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 50.6% 72.7% 66.3% 57.4% 63.4%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 16.2% 11.2% 14.2% 13.2% 13.8%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 18.8% 10.2% 10.2% 17.7% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 11.2% 3.7% 6.2% 5.4% 6.9%
Neither/Both equally 2.0% 0.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.2% 1.2% 1.4% 4.5% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9529


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 58.5% 70.4% 72.7% 64.2% 70.7% 63.3%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 15.1% 10.7% 10.9% 8.3% 14.9% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 14.3% 11.7% 9.2% 17.4% 8.8% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 8.6% 4.9% 6.4% 4.2% 4.2% 6.8%
Neither/Both equally 2.0% 1.6% 0.0% 1.3% 0.7% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 0.6% 0.8% 4.7% 0.6% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9610


Education (I-EDUCATN)

Less H.S. H.S.grad Smcol/Tech Coll.grad Post-grad TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 66.3% 66.4% 62.0% 57.7% 56.2% 63.2%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 9.2% 11.2% 15.4% 19.6% 21.6% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 16.9% 13.4% 12.2% 10.3% 9.5% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 3.7% 6.5% 7.7% 9.0% 8.9% 6.9%
Neither/Both equally 0.7% 1.2% 1.7% 2.4% 3.0% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 3.1% 1.4% 1.0% 0.9% 0.9% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9595


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 39 years 40 - 49 years 50 - 64 years 65 and older TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 70.7% 65.2% 61.4% 56.5% 60.5% 63.2%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 15.0% 16.2% 15.3% 13.5% 8.6% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 7.9% 8.2% 12.8% 18.6% 19.9% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 5.2% 8.4% 7.4% 7.3% 5.5% 6.8%
Neither/Both equally 0.7% 1.3% 1.9% 2.6% 1.3% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 0.7% 1.2% 1.5% 4.2% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9534


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Catholic Jewish Other None TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 61.1% 65.4% 70.8% 65.2% 67.4% 63.1%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 13.4% 14.7% 18.2% 11.7% 16.2% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 14.7% 11.5% 3.4% 11.8% 9.7% 13.1%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 7.6% 6.2% 5.6% 6.9% 4.5% 6.9%
Neither/Both equally 1.6% 1.3% 0.7% 2.3% 1.2% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.6% 1.0% 1.3% 2.1% 0.9% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9474


Household income (I-INCOME)

Lt 20K 20K-29,999 30K-49,999 50K-74,999 75K & over TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 69.1% 65.2% 61.5% 59.3% 54.5% 63.3%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 9.8% 10.9% 15.9% 19.2% 19.4% 14.0%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 13.4% 14.0% 12.6% 10.5% 13.9% 12.9%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 4.9% 7.0% 7.5% 8.8% 8.6% 7.0%
Neither/Both equally 0.9% 1.5% 1.7% 1.6% 2.7% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.8% 1.6% 0.9% 0.6% 0.9% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
8776


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian Other/Mixed race TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 61.5% 76.4% 65.7% 69.3% 63.3%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 14.6% 8.2% 15.0% 11.6% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 13.3% 10.8% 11.4% 11.9% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 7.5% 2.8% 6.4% 4.8% 6.9%
Neither/Both equally 1.6% 0.8% 1.4% 2.1% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 0.9% 0.0% 0.4% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9555


Born again? (I-BORNAGN)

Yes No TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 62.1% 63.8% 63.1%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 12.1% 15.2% 14.0%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 15.3% 11.5% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 7.5% 6.7% 7.0%
Neither/Both equally 1.6% 1.6% 1.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 1.2% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
9152


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Agree strongly with statement number 1 59.5% 66.7% 63.3%
Agree not strongly with statement number 1 14.9% 12.9% 13.9%
Agree strongly with statement number 2 15.1% 11.1% 13.0%
Agree not strongly with statement number 2 7.6% 6.2% 6.8%
Neither/Both equally 2.0% 1.2% 1.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.0% 1.9% 1.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
9652



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