Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004

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I-ATTEND

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

Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services... more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? (Recoded for use with online analysis)
  1) More than once a week
  2) Once a week
  3) Once or twice a month
  4) A few times a year
  5) Seldom
  6) Never

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
More than once a week 13.6% 13.6%
Once a week 25.1% 38.7%
Once or twice a month 14.8% 53.5%
A few times a year 20.2% 73.7%
Seldom 14.9% 88.6%
Never 11.4% 100%
Total N = 1495

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
More than once a week 7.9% 14.2% 12.7% 11.7% 16.8% 17.4% 13.5%
Once a week 29.8% 14.4% 22.6% 18.6% 29.1% 40.1% 25.0%
Once or twice a month 16.7% 18.7% 13.4% 18.0% 12.3% 9.5% 14.9%
A few times a year 17.5% 22.6% 25.5% 23.9% 18.2% 10.6% 20.3%
Seldom 13.3% 18.7% 14.9% 16.1% 13.5% 11.5% 14.9%
Never 14.8% 11.4% 10.8% 11.6% 10.0% 11.0% 11.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1475


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
More than once a week 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.6%
Once a week 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 25.1%
Once or twice a month 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 14.8%
A few times a year 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 20.2%
Seldom 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 14.9%
Never 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 11.4%
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
More than once a week 12.7% 15.1% 14.4% 11.2% 13.6%
Once a week 22.0% 23.1% 25.2% 29.0% 25.0%
Once or twice a month 11.7% 15.7% 15.3% 14.7% 14.8%
A few times a year 15.1% 20.7% 20.9% 21.8% 20.3%
Seldom 20.6% 14.0% 15.5% 12.8% 14.9%
Never 17.9% 11.5% 8.7% 10.5% 11.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1492


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
More than once a week 11.6% 15.3% 13.6%
Once a week 22.0% 27.9% 25.1%
Once or twice a month 13.0% 16.4% 14.8%
A few times a year 22.8% 17.9% 20.3%
Seldom 16.8% 13.1% 14.9%
Never 13.8% 9.3% 11.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1495


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
More than once a week 18.8% 10.9% 10.8% 13.5%
Once a week 32.3% 24.1% 19.5% 25.5%
Once or twice a month 14.0% 15.5% 14.7% 14.8%
A few times a year 19.0% 20.6% 21.1% 20.2%
Seldom 10.1% 16.0% 18.5% 14.8%
Never 5.8% 13.0% 15.3% 11.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1404


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
More than once a week 12.0% 29.6% 10.1% 13.6%
Once a week 24.5% 26.8% 27.3% 25.2%
Once or twice a month 14.8% 13.4% 16.2% 14.9%
A few times a year 19.9% 16.5% 24.9% 20.3%
Seldom 16.8% 7.1% 10.5% 14.8%
Never 12.0% 6.6% 11.1% 11.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1482



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