News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005

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CONTACT

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

At a later date, news reporters may want to talk further with people who took part in this survey. Would you be willing to talk to a reporter about the survey topics at a convenient time?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 54.5% 54.5%
No 43% 97.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.6% 100.1%
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
Yes 52.5% 55.1% 56.6% 54.7% 59.7% 54.8%
No 44.6% 42.1% 42.3% 42.8% 38.6% 42.9%
Don't know/Refused 2.8% 2.8% 1.1% 2.5% 1.7% 2.3%
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
Yes 50.7% 56.0% 59.2% 62.5% 54.9%
No 46.9% 42.4% 39.9% 36.5% 43.3%
Don't know/Refused 2.4% 1.6% 0.9% 1.0% 1.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1485


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 60.4% 49.1% 54.5%
No 37.4% 48.0% 43.0%
Don't know/Refused 2.2% 2.9% 2.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1502


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 55.0% 55.5% 51.1% 58.6% 54.5%
No 40.6% 42.7% 46.7% 39.2% 43.0%
Don't know/Refused 4.5% 1.8% 2.3% 2.2% 2.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1502



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