Religion and Public Life Survey, 2001

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RECAGE

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

Age is recoded from AGE.
  1) 18-24 years old
  2) 25-34 years old
  3) 35-44 years old
  4) 45-54 years old
  5) 55-64 years old
  6) 65+ years old
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
18-24 years old 12.6% 12.6%
25-34 years old 18.3% 30.9%
35-44 years old 21.9% 52.8%
45-54 years old 18.2% 71%
55-64 years old 11.4% 82.4%
65+ years old 16.2% 98.6%
Refused 1.4% 100%
Total N = 2041

Variable Comparisons

Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
18-24 years old 13.5% 11.8% 12.6%
25-34 years old 18.9% 17.8% 18.4%
35-44 years old 22.7% 21.2% 21.9%
45-54 years old 18.5% 17.9% 18.2%
55-64 years old 10.9% 11.7% 11.3%
65+ years old 14.4% 17.9% 16.2%
Refused 1.1% 1.7% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2041


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference or Don't know/Refused TOTAL
18-24 years old 12.4% 10.9% 17.3% 5.2% 12.6%
25-34 years old 16.3% 18.6% 19.6% 20.6% 18.4%
35-44 years old 20.3% 20.3% 24.5% 27.8% 22.0%
45-54 years old 20.2% 18.1% 16.8% 15.4% 18.2%
55-64 years old 13.7% 12.4% 7.7% 10.7% 11.4%
65+ years old 16.4% 18.7% 13.3% 12.2% 16.1%
Refused 0.8% 1.0% 0.8% 8.1% 1.4%
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
18-24 years old 19.7% 16.1% 8.0% 6.4% 9.0% 13.0%
25-34 years old 16.9% 24.6% 21.3% 18.3% 11.9% 20.3%
35-44 years old 11.9% 21.5% 28.1% 29.8% 28.0% 22.8%
45-54 years old 14.9% 13.6% 22.4% 21.7% 28.0% 18.5%
55-64 years old 9.4% 8.0% 12.3% 16.6% 16.1% 11.1%
65+ years old 26.1% 15.7% 7.8% 5.1% 6.1% 13.7%
Refused 1.1% 0.5% 0.1% 2.0% 1.1% 0.7%
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
18-24 years old 22.5% 14.1% 1.0% 15.4% 5.4% 2.5% 12.7%
25-34 years old 6.7% 15.4% 21.2% 23.9% 25.3% 20.0% 18.3%
35-44 years old 12.8% 22.5% 32.7% 21.3% 26.5% 24.8% 22.0%
45-54 years old 14.4% 16.5% 21.6% 17.9% 20.8% 25.3% 18.2%
55-64 years old 16.1% 10.4% 9.1% 10.2% 10.0% 13.3% 11.3%
65+ years old 26.9% 20.4% 14.4% 9.8% 9.7% 12.6% 16.2%
Refused 0.7% 0.6% 0.0% 1.5% 2.4% 1.4% 1.2%
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
18-24 years old 2.8% 2.5% 0.0% 46.5% 12.7%
25-34 years old 17.1% 16.7% 0.8% 28.5% 18.4%
35-44 years old 26.1% 29.0% 0.6% 14.9% 22.0%
45-54 years old 23.5% 25.7% 4.5% 5.5% 18.3%
55-64 years old 14.4% 14.8% 13.7% 1.2% 11.4%
65+ years old 14.9% 10.2% 79.3% 2.6% 16.2%
Refused 1.2% 1.1% 1.1% 0.7% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2031


Age (I-AGE)

18-30 31-40 41-50 51-64 65+ TOTAL
18-24 years old 53.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 12.8%
25-34 years old 46.7% 34.1% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 18.6%
35-44 years old 0.0% 65.9% 40.8% 0.0% 0.0% 22.2%
45-54 years old 0.0% 0.0% 58.9% 37.0% 0.0% 18.4%
55-64 years old 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 63.0% 0.0% 11.5%
65+ years old 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 16.4%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
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
18-24 years old 10.7% 8.2% 14.6% 18.0% 13.9% 15.1% 12.8%
25-34 years old 14.8% 15.3% 20.2% 21.2% 22.0% 18.8% 18.3%
35-44 years old 19.9% 22.9% 22.4% 22.0% 24.1% 17.1% 21.9%
45-54 years old 20.0% 16.9% 17.4% 16.9% 18.0% 23.8% 18.2%
55-64 years old 14.2% 9.9% 11.7% 7.8% 12.7% 14.5% 11.3%
65+ years old 19.8% 24.3% 12.5% 12.7% 8.9% 10.1% 16.2%
Refused 0.5% 2.5% 1.3% 1.4% 0.3% 0.6% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2023



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