Portraits of American Life Study, 2nd Wave, 2012

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RE_1A_3

[Wave 2] What race or ethnic group do you consider yourself? (That is, are you white, black, Hispanic, Asian American, Pacific Islander, American Indian or of mixed race?) Answer: Hispanic/Latino(a)
  0) No
  1) Yes

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
No 1202 84.9% 84.9% -.42
Yes 213 15.1% 100% 2.37

Variable Comparisons


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school GED or high school diploma Vocational/technical diploma or associate degree Bachelor's Graduate degree TOTAL
No 66.0%
70
83.3%
369
82.8%
255
90.1%
292
93.8%
181
84.9%
1167
Yes 34.0%
36
16.7%
74
17.2%
53
9.9%
32
6.2%
12
15.1%
207
TOTAL 100.0%
106
100.0%
443
100.0%
308
100.0%
324
100.0%
193

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Race (I-RACE)

White/Caucasian/Anglo Black/African American Hispanic/Latino(a) Asian/Asian American TOTAL
No 99.9%
769
99.3%
291
8.7%
20
100.0%
114
84.9%
1194
Yes 0.1%
1
0.7%
2
91.3%
210
0.0%
0
15.1%
213
TOTAL 100.0%
770
100.0%
293
100.0%
230
100.0%
114

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Political party (I-PARTYID)

Democrat Neither Republican TOTAL
No 83.5%
658
78.9%
168
91.4%
361
85.0%
1187
Yes 16.5%
130
21.1%
45
8.6%
34
15.0%
209
TOTAL 100.0%
788
100.0%
213
100.0%
395

1396


Gender (I-GENDER)

Female Male TOTAL
No 84.0%
746
86.5%
456
84.9%
1202
Yes 16.0%
142
13.5%
71
15.1%
213
TOTAL 100.0%
888
100.0%
527

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Religion (I-RELIGION)

Black Protestant Evangelical Protestant Mainline Protestant Catholic Other faith Nonaffiliated TOTAL
No 100.0%
129
90.0%
288
96.0%
119
60.7%
210
95.3%
201
89.5%
255
84.9%
1202
Yes 0.0%
0
10.0%
32
4.0%
5
39.3%
136
4.7%
10
10.5%
30
15.1%
213
TOTAL 100.0%
129
100.0%
320
100.0%
124
100.0%
346
100.0%
211
100.0%
285

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Age (I-AGE)

20 to 29 years old 30 to 44 years old 45 to 59 years old 60 to 74 years old 75 years and older TOTAL
No 80.8%
181
79.9%
337
85.4%
346
93.9%
248
90.0%
90
84.9%
1202
Yes 19.2%
43
20.1%
85
14.6%
59
6.1%
16
10.0%
10
15.1%
213
TOTAL 100.0%
224
100.0%
422
100.0%
405
100.0%
264
100.0%
100

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