U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental Dataset

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Q42E

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

IF CHRISTIAN (Q.16=1-4, 13 OR CHR=1), ASK: How often do you speak or pray in tongues - 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 8.7% 8.7%
Once or twice a month 2.4% 11.1%
Several times a year 1.7% 12.8%
Seldom 5.8% 18.6%
Never 77.3% 95.9%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 4.1% 100%
Total N = 28279

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65 and older TOTAL
At least once a week 8.5% 7.9% 8.9% 8.3% 9.8% 8.7%
Once or twice a month 3.0% 2.5% 2.4% 2.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Several times a year 2.7% 1.6% 1.4% 1.6% 1.5% 1.7%
Seldom 8.5% 5.7% 5.9% 5.1% 4.5% 5.8%
Never 74.3% 79.6% 78.3% 79.2% 75.3% 77.5%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 3.0% 2.8% 3.0% 3.7% 7.0% 3.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
27607


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
At least once a week 8.5% 8.8% 8.7%
Once or twice a month 2.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Several times a year 1.8% 1.7% 1.7%
Seldom 7.1% 4.7% 5.8%
Never 76.1% 78.4% 77.3%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 3.9% 4.3% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
28279


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference (Vol.) Other party (Vol.) TOTAL
At least once a week 8.2% 9.2% 7.6% 12.2% 2.9% 8.6%
Once or twice a month 2.2% 2.6% 2.2% 2.9% 0.0% 2.4%
Several times a year 1.8% 1.7% 1.7% 1.6% 1.1% 1.7%
Seldom 5.3% 6.1% 6.4% 4.6% 8.8% 5.8%
Never 79.7% 76.3% 78.4% 71.8% 83.5% 77.7%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 2.8% 4.1% 3.7% 6.9% 3.7% 3.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
27107


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 12.1% 8.4% 6.5% 5.4% 4.6% 5.0% 8.3%
Once or twice a month 3.3% 2.3% 2.3% 1.9% 1.1% 1.6% 2.4%
Several times a year 2.2% 1.7% 1.5% 1.7% 1.6% 1.4% 1.8%
Seldom 6.8% 6.5% 5.7% 5.0% 5.4% 4.7% 6.1%
Never 70.7% 77.4% 81.9% 84.2% 85.6% 84.0% 78.1%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 4.9% 3.6% 2.1% 1.8% 1.8% 3.4% 3.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
23397


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 13.5% 9.6% 9.0% 7.6% 5.7% 5.2% 8.7%
Once or twice a month 3.7% 2.6% 3.0% 2.0% 1.3% 1.6% 2.4%
Several times a year 2.5% 1.8% 0.9% 1.9% 1.4% 1.2% 1.8%
Seldom 6.7% 6.2% 4.5% 6.5% 4.3% 4.7% 5.8%
Never 67.1% 75.3% 79.2% 79.0% 84.6% 84.4% 77.4%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 6.5% 4.5% 3.4% 3.0% 2.8% 2.9% 4.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
28095



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