Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001

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RELMIN

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

Do you think of yourself as a member of a minority because of your religious beliefs, or not?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 18.6% 18.6%
No 78.4% 97%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 99.9%
Total N = 2041

Variable Comparisons

Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 18.4% 18.9% 18.6%
No 79.1% 77.7% 78.4%
Don't know/Refused 2.5% 3.4% 2.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2041


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference or Don't know/Refused TOTAL
Yes 17.2% 19.6% 16.9% 24.6% 18.5%
No 80.9% 76.8% 81.1% 68.2% 78.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 3.6% 2.1% 7.2% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2036


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 $20,000 to under $40,000 $40,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
Yes 23.0% 18.8% 16.5% 18.3% 18.5% 18.9%
No 73.7% 79.4% 82.4% 80.3% 79.9% 79.2%
Don't know/Refused 3.3% 1.8% 1.1% 1.4% 1.6% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1697


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Business, Technical, or vocational school after high school Some college, no four-year degree College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) Postgraduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., towards a master's degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) TOTAL
Yes 20.0% 20.2% 15.0% 16.1% 15.6% 24.4% 18.7%
No 72.6% 77.4% 80.7% 82.2% 83.1% 74.0% 78.5%
Don't know/Refused 7.4% 2.3% 4.3% 1.7% 1.3% 1.6% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2030


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced/Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes 18.4% 17.7% 17.4% 20.4% 18.7%
No 78.6% 78.7% 75.9% 79.0% 78.5%
Don't know/Refused 3.0% 3.6% 6.7% 0.6% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2031


Age (I-AGE)

18-30 31-40 41-50 51-64 65+ TOTAL
Yes 19.4% 20.0% 20.3% 18.7% 14.5% 18.8%
No 80.0% 78.0% 77.5% 79.2% 77.6% 78.5%
Don't know/Refused 0.6% 2.0% 2.2% 2.1% 7.9% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2009


Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

More than once a week Once a week Once or twice a month A few times a year Seldom Never TOTAL
Yes 31.3% 14.0% 16.1% 15.6% 18.0% 19.7% 18.7%
No 64.2% 82.3% 81.6% 83.9% 81.5% 77.1% 78.8%
Don't know/Refused 4.5% 3.7% 2.3% 0.5% 0.4% 3.2% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2023



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