Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001

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SCLFACRL

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

ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO COMPLETED FORM 2. Would you object to public schools making facilities available after school hours for use by religious groups or organizations, or wouldn't you object to this?
  1) Would object
  2) Would not object
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Would object 21.6% 21.6%
Would not object 75.1% 96.7%
Don't know/Refused 3.3% 100%
Total N = 1018

Variable Comparisons

Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Would object 25.5% 18.0% 21.5%
Would not object 72.6% 77.4% 75.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 4.6% 3.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1018


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference or Don't know/Refused TOTAL
Would object 15.5% 23.4% 27.3% 16.0% 21.6%
Would not object 82.5% 72.5% 71.8% 70.3% 75.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 4.0% 1.0% 13.7% 3.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1013


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
Would object 19.8% 22.1% 23.9% 21.7% 17.2% 21.6%
Would not object 77.3% 75.9% 75.3% 76.8% 82.2% 76.7%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 2.0% 0.9% 1.4% 0.6% 1.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
836


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
Would object 25.3% 21.4% 4.4% 20.0% 20.9% 29.1% 21.5%
Would not object 68.4% 76.1% 93.9% 76.5% 77.7% 69.3% 75.5%
Don't know/Refused 6.4% 2.5% 1.8% 3.5% 1.4% 1.5% 3.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1010


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced/Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Would object 18.3% 24.5% 21.5% 27.1% 21.7%
Would not object 78.7% 72.0% 70.7% 71.0% 75.2%
Don't know/Refused 3.0% 3.4% 7.7% 1.9% 3.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1014


Age (I-AGE)

18-30 31-40 41-50 51-64 65+ TOTAL
Would object 23.6% 23.5% 20.1% 20.4% 20.8% 21.8%
Would not object 74.5% 74.9% 78.1% 75.6% 73.1% 75.2%
Don't know/Refused 2.0% 1.6% 1.7% 4.1% 6.1% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
999


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
Would object 12.9% 15.3% 18.9% 33.8% 26.2% 34.5% 21.5%
Would not object 85.1% 79.8% 79.2% 64.9% 69.9% 60.6% 75.4%
Don't know/Refused 2.0% 4.8% 2.0% 1.3% 3.9% 4.8% 3.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1012



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