Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004

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KNOWKER2

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

How much would you say you know about what John Kerry stands for? Would you say you know a lot, a little, only some, or nothing? [Asked only if FORM = 2.]
  1) A lot
  2) A little
  3) Only some
  4) Nothing
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
A lot 39.6% 39.6%
A little 30.2% 69.8%
Only some 23.4% 93.2%
Nothing 5.6% 98.8%
Don't know/Refused 1.2% 100%
Total N = 773

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
A lot 27.7% 28.3% 44.8% 38.5% 56.6% 41.0% 39.5%
A little 31.5% 38.2% 25.0% 36.1% 16.0% 31.3% 30.2%
Only some 28.2% 25.6% 27.3% 20.2% 20.5% 19.4% 23.5%
Nothing 12.7% 7.8% 2.3% 4.6% 3.2% 5.4% 5.7%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.6% 3.7% 2.9% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
761


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
A lot 41.4% 47.3% 38.6% 38.2% 36.1% 29.9% 39.6%
A little 25.3% 25.9% 32.2% 29.3% 31.4% 45.7% 30.6%
Only some 24.1% 21.2% 25.0% 28.1% 24.7% 17.8% 23.7%
Nothing 8.4% 3.9% 3.4% 4.4% 6.3% 5.6% 5.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 1.7% 0.8% 0.0% 1.6% 1.0% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
762


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school Graduated high school Some college College degree or more education TOTAL
A lot 19.4% 35.2% 40.6% 54.7% 39.6%
A little 41.5% 29.1% 33.4% 23.1% 30.1%
Only some 20.3% 28.9% 20.8% 19.8% 23.4%
Nothing 16.6% 6.1% 3.7% 1.3% 5.6%
Don't know/Refused 2.3% 0.8% 1.5% 1.1% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
770


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
A lot 43.1% 36.5% 39.6%
A little 30.3% 30.1% 30.2%
Only some 20.6% 25.9% 23.4%
Nothing 4.2% 6.9% 5.6%
Don't know/Refused 1.8% 0.7% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
773


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
A lot 44.6% 43.9% 34.8% 41.5%
A little 27.0% 28.3% 35.0% 29.8%
Only some 22.4% 25.1% 22.7% 23.5%
Nothing 4.2% 2.8% 6.4% 4.3%
Don't know/Refused 1.8% 0.0% 1.1% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
711


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
A lot 39.9% 35.2% 40.5% 39.5%
A little 32.8% 20.9% 24.0% 30.1%
Only some 21.6% 29.7% 27.9% 23.5%
Nothing 4.0% 13.7% 7.6% 5.7%
Don't know/Refused 1.6% 0.5% 0.0% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
764



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