Portraits of American Life Study, 2nd Wave, 2012

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RE_1A_4

[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: Asian/Asian American
  0) No
  1) Yes

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
No 1313 92.8% 92.8% -.28
Yes 102 7.2% 100% 3.58

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 100.0%
106
97.1%
430
93.8%
289
86.7%
281
86.5%
167
92.6%
1273
Yes 0.0%
0
2.9%
13
6.2%
19
13.3%
43
13.5%
26
7.4%
101
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
100.0%
293
100.0%
230
11.4%
13
92.8%
1305
Yes 0.1%
1
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
88.6%
101
7.2%
102
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 92.1%
726
91.5%
195
94.7%
374
92.8%
1295
Yes 7.9%
62
8.5%
18
5.3%
21
7.2%
101
TOTAL 100.0%
788
100.0%
213
100.0%
395

1396


Gender (I-GENDER)

Female Male TOTAL
No 93.9%
834
90.9%
479
92.8%
1313
Yes 6.1%
54
9.1%
48
7.2%
102
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
96.6%
309
99.2%
123
92.8%
321
80.1%
169
91.9%
262
92.8%
1313
Yes 0.0%
0
3.4%
11
0.8%
1
7.2%
25
19.9%
42
8.1%
23
7.2%
102
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 89.7%
201
91.2%
385
94.3%
382
95.5%
252
93.0%
93
92.8%
1313
Yes 10.3%
23
8.8%
37
5.7%
23
4.5%
12
7.0%
7
7.2%
102
TOTAL 100.0%
224
100.0%
422
100.0%
405
100.0%
264
100.0%
100

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