U.S. Religious Landscape Survey - Alaska and Hawaii Dataset

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Q32

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

IF BELIEVE IN GOD/UNIVERSAL SPIRIT (Q.30=1), ASK: Which comes closest to your view of God? God is a person with whom people can have a relationship or God is an impersonal force?
  1) God is a person
  2) God is an impersonal force
  3) Both/neither/other (Vol.)
  9) Don't know/Refused (Vol.)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
God is a person 65% 65%
God is an impersonal force 27.5% 92.5%
Both/neither/other (Vol.) 3.3% 95.8%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 4.2% 100%
Total N = 359

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
God is a person 64.0% 66.0% 65.0%
God is an impersonal force 30.9% 24.4% 27.6%
Both/neither/other (Vol.) 3.7% 2.9% 3.3%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 1.3% 6.8% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
359


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
God is a person 75.3% 58.5% 62.7% 64.3%
God is an impersonal force 19.7% 34.2% 27.7% 28.1%
Both/neither/other (Vol.) 0.6% 1.5% 7.6% 3.5%
Don't know/Refused (Vol.) 4.5% 5.8% 2.0% 4.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
326



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