Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > General Population > National > Pew Research Center > Analysis


COMMIT2

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

Religious commitment: summary of religious attendance (ATTENDX) and religious importance (RELIMPX), where values range from 1 to 3.
  1) High
  2) Moderate
  3) Low

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
High 34.5% 34.5%
Moderate 29.5% 64%
Low 35.9% 99.9%
Total N = 1512

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
High 31.4% 25.9% 31.2% 27.8% 42.4% 51.4% 34.4%
Moderate 33.3% 31.0% 30.8% 30.5% 26.3% 25.1% 29.6%
Low 35.3% 43.1% 38.0% 41.7% 31.2% 23.5% 36.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1492


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
High 97.1% 87.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 35.0%
Moderate 2.9% 12.3% 93.6% 36.4% 30.0% 0.0% 29.2%
Low 0.0% 0.5% 6.4% 63.6% 70.0% 100.0% 35.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1495


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school Graduated high school Some college College degree or more education TOTAL
High 29.2% 35.8% 35.9% 34.0% 34.5%
Moderate 36.1% 29.9% 28.1% 26.9% 29.5%
Low 34.7% 34.2% 35.9% 39.1% 36.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1508


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
High 28.3% 40.3% 34.5%
Moderate 28.8% 30.2% 29.5%
Low 42.9% 29.5% 35.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1512


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
High 47.2% 31.0% 25.1% 34.7%
Moderate 26.9% 29.4% 30.9% 29.0%
Low 25.9% 39.5% 44.0% 36.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1418


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
High 32.3% 54.1% 32.9% 34.8%
Moderate 30.0% 26.3% 30.9% 29.7%
Low 37.7% 19.6% 36.2% 35.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1494



Bookmark and Share