U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Continental Dataset

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Q55A

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

IF CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS (CHILDREN=1-50), ASK: As I read a list, please tell me if you do any of the following things with (IF CHILDREN=1: your child/IF CHILDREN=2-50: your children). First, do you (READ IN ORDER) Pray or read the Scripture with (IF CHILDREN=1: your child/IF CHILDREN=2-50: any of your children)?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused (Vol).

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 63.4% 63.4%
No 36.1% 99.5%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). .6% 100.1%
Total N = 10705

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65 and older TOTAL
Yes 60.7% 66.2% 63.5% 58.2% 61.9% 63.4%
No 39.0% 33.5% 36.2% 40.8% 36.3% 36.2%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.9% 1.8% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
10529


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 56.6% 69.0% 63.4%
No 42.6% 30.6% 36.1%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). 0.8% 0.4% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
10705


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference (Vol.) Other party (Vol.) TOTAL
Yes 72.7% 61.5% 56.5% 65.4% 48.4% 63.3%
No 27.1% 38.1% 42.9% 34.2% 51.6% 36.4%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). 0.2% 0.4% 0.5% 0.5% 0.0% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
10295


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
Yes 66.5% 65.4% 65.6% 61.1% 60.5% 53.9% 63.6%
No 33.3% 34.2% 34.2% 38.4% 39.5% 44.7% 36.1%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 0.5% 0.0% 1.3% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
9552


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
Yes 64.0% 60.5% 63.4% 67.6% 64.1% 59.6% 63.4%
No 35.3% 39.0% 36.3% 32.1% 35.7% 39.8% 36.2%
Don't know/Refused (Vol). 0.7% 0.5% 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
10638



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