U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental Dataset

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Q42D

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

IF HAS A RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION (Q.16=1-8, 11, 13-14 OR CHR=1): How often do you share your faith with non-believers or people from other religious backgrounds - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never?
  1) At least once a week
  2) Once or twice a month
  3) Several times a year
  4) Seldom
  5) Never
  9) Don't know/Refused (Vol.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
At least once a week 23.1% 23.1%
Once or twice a month 13.4% 36.5%
Several times a year 14.1% 50.6%
Seldom 22.5% 73.1%
Never 24% 97.1%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 2.8% 99.9%
Total N = 30236

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65 and older TOTAL
At least once a week 22.9% 20.7% 23.4% 25.3% 21.8% 23.0%
Once or twice a month 16.0% 14.0% 13.7% 12.4% 12.0% 13.5%
Several times a year 14.0% 14.8% 15.3% 14.1% 12.4% 14.1%
Seldom 25.0% 24.7% 23.3% 20.8% 20.0% 22.6%
Never 20.7% 24.2% 22.7% 24.3% 28.1% 24.0%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 1.3% 1.6% 1.6% 3.0% 5.8% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
29523


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
At least once a week 21.5% 24.5% 23.1%
Once or twice a month 13.0% 13.8% 13.4%
Several times a year 13.6% 14.5% 14.1%
Seldom 23.7% 21.5% 22.5%
Never 25.7% 22.7% 24.0%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 2.6% 3.0% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
30236


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference (Vol.) Other party (Vol.) TOTAL
At least once a week 22.6% 23.2% 21.0% 31.2% 18.2% 22.8%
Once or twice a month 16.7% 12.1% 12.7% 11.7% 6.3% 13.6%
Several times a year 17.1% 12.8% 13.9% 10.2% 15.5% 14.3%
Seldom 21.9% 23.0% 24.4% 17.7% 29.2% 22.8%
Never 18.9% 26.3% 25.8% 25.2% 27.4% 23.9%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 2.6% 2.6% 2.1% 4.0% 3.6% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
28991


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $30,000 $30,000 to under $50,000 $50,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 to under $150,000 $150,000 or more TOTAL
At least once a week 29.3% 25.2% 20.9% 17.7% 16.0% 16.4% 23.2%
Once or twice a month 13.9% 14.5% 14.7% 14.0% 13.6% 10.7% 13.9%
Several times a year 11.5% 14.5% 16.4% 17.5% 18.2% 14.7% 14.6%
Seldom 19.0% 21.5% 25.9% 26.2% 26.9% 26.2% 22.9%
Never 23.5% 22.3% 20.5% 23.2% 24.1% 29.4% 23.2%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 2.7% 2.1% 1.6% 1.4% 1.2% 2.6% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
25000


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school graduate High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree) 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
At least once a week 30.1% 24.6% 25.3% 23.8% 17.4% 15.5% 23.1%
Once or twice a month 12.4% 12.9% 13.3% 14.8% 13.9% 13.1% 13.4%
Several times a year 9.8% 12.7% 13.7% 15.4% 16.8% 17.8% 14.1%
Seldom 16.6% 21.4% 22.1% 22.7% 26.9% 27.5% 22.6%
Never 27.1% 25.8% 22.6% 20.8% 22.9% 23.2% 24.0%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 4.0% 2.7% 2.9% 2.5% 2.1% 2.8% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
30037



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