News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005

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


QREGION

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

Region
  1) Northeast
  2) Midwest
  3) South
  4) West

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Northeast 19.1% 19.1%
Midwest 22.7% 41.8%
South 36.2% 78%
West 22% 100%
Total N = 1502

Variable Comparisons

Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

Once a week or more Once or twice a month A few times a year Seldom Never TOTAL
Northeast 14.6% 23.0% 23.2% 21.6% 21.3% 19.3%
Midwest 23.6% 21.1% 22.8% 25.6% 15.9% 22.5%
South 45.0% 36.8% 30.3% 27.9% 26.4% 36.3%
West 16.8% 19.1% 23.6% 24.9% 36.5% 21.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1476


Education (I-EDUC)

Some high school or high school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Technical school, some college 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
Northeast 20.6% 16.8% 17.6% 22.1% 19.2%
Midwest 23.4% 23.4% 21.3% 20.1% 22.7%
South 38.5% 32.9% 37.0% 34.1% 36.1%
West 17.5% 26.9% 24.1% 23.7% 21.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1485


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Northeast 17.8% 20.4% 19.1%
Midwest 22.5% 22.9% 22.7%
South 35.4% 36.8% 36.1%
West 24.4% 19.9% 22.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1502


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Northeast 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 19.1%
Midwest 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 22.7%
South 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 36.2%
West 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 22.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1502



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