Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001

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KD5TO12

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

ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO ARE THE PARENT OF GUARDIAN OF ANY CHILDREN UNDER 18 LIVING IN THEIR HOUSEHOLD (PRENTU18 = 1). How many of the children that you are a parent or guardian to are between the ages of 5 and 12?
  0) Zero
  1) One
  2) Two
  3) Three
  4) Four
  5) Five

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Zero 40.9% 40.9%
One 38.8% 79.7%
Two 16.6% 96.3%
Three 3% 99.3%
Four .5% 99.8%
Five .2% 100%
Total N = 717

Variable Comparisons

Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Zero 37.9% 43.2% 40.9%
One 38.2% 39.3% 38.8%
Two 20.0% 14.2% 16.6%
Three 3.6% 2.6% 3.0%
Four 0.4% 0.4% 0.4%
Five 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
717


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference or Don't know/Refused TOTAL
Zero 39.2% 39.2% 46.0% 36.0% 40.8%
One 37.6% 42.2% 36.8% 37.5% 38.9%
Two 19.3% 15.8% 13.6% 19.9% 16.6%
Three 3.0% 1.9% 3.2% 6.6% 3.0%
Four 0.8% 0.4% 0.5% 0.0% 0.5%
Five 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
715


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
Zero 43.7% 37.0% 39.5% 42.7% 39.8% 39.6%
One 37.7% 42.0% 37.4% 36.4% 38.6% 39.0%
Two 13.1% 17.7% 20.3% 15.4% 15.8% 17.4%
Three 4.9% 3.0% 2.8% 3.5% 3.5% 3.3%
Four 0.5% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 2.3% 0.4%
Five 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.1% 0.0% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
621


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
Zero 47.5% 36.8% 42.2% 42.8% 36.4% 49.1% 40.9%
One 35.4% 40.7% 45.8% 36.7% 39.4% 36.8% 38.8%
Two 14.6% 18.9% 12.0% 14.6% 21.2% 10.4% 16.5%
Three 2.5% 3.3% 0.0% 5.8% 0.8% 1.2% 3.1%
Four 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 1.1% 2.5% 0.5%
Five 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.1% 0.0% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
713


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced/Separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Zero 38.8% 42.9% 75.0% 47.6% 40.9%
One 37.3% 43.2% 25.0% 42.2% 38.9%
Two 19.8% 12.6% 0.0% 4.8% 16.5%
Three 3.5% 1.3% 0.0% 3.2% 3.0%
Four 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5% 0.5%
Five 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
714


Age (I-AGE)

18-30 31-40 41-50 51-64 65+ TOTAL
Zero 54.1% 31.9% 39.0% 57.3% 69.2% 41.0%
One 36.1% 38.8% 41.3% 37.3% 30.8% 38.7%
Two 9.0% 23.3% 16.8% 3.6% 0.0% 16.7%
Three 0.8% 4.9% 2.5% 1.8% 0.0% 3.1%
Four 0.0% 0.6% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.4%
Five 0.0% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
707


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
Zero 40.7% 34.7% 48.2% 44.8% 40.6% 41.2% 41.1%
One 37.9% 36.7% 31.6% 41.4% 45.2% 48.2% 38.4%
Two 16.9% 24.1% 16.6% 11.5% 9.6% 10.6% 16.7%
Three 3.4% 3.4% 2.7% 2.3% 4.6% 0.0% 3.0%
Four 1.0% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Five 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
711



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