News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005

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APPBUSH

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

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
  1) Approve
  2) Disapprove
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Approve 43.6% 43.6%
Disapprove 48.1% 91.7%
Don't know/Refused 8.3% 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
Approve 52.2% 44.6% 43.6% 32.1% 27.9% 43.7%
Disapprove 40.0% 49.6% 49.4% 58.7% 59.9% 48.2%
Don't know/Refused 7.8% 5.8% 6.9% 9.2% 12.2% 8.1%
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
Approve 41.6% 48.7% 45.1% 37.9% 43.8%
Disapprove 48.8% 43.9% 49.3% 55.4% 48.2%
Don't know/Refused 9.6% 7.4% 5.6% 6.7% 8.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1485


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Approve 44.5% 42.8% 43.6%
Disapprove 47.2% 48.9% 48.1%
Don't know/Refused 8.3% 8.3% 8.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1502


Region (I-REGION)

Northeast Midwest South West TOTAL
Approve 42.9% 42.8% 47.6% 38.6% 43.6%
Disapprove 49.3% 48.9% 45.7% 50.3% 48.1%
Don't know/Refused 7.8% 8.3% 6.7% 11.1% 8.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1502



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