Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004

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CREGION

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

Census Region
  1) Northeast
  2) Midwest
  3) South
  4) West

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Northeast 19.3% 19.3%
Midwest 23.4% 42.7%
South 36% 78.7%
West 21.3% 100%
Total N = 1512

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Northeast 21.2% 17.0% 20.7% 19.1% 18.4% 20.2% 19.4%
Midwest 16.3% 22.9% 24.0% 22.7% 25.3% 28.1% 23.4%
South 40.2% 34.9% 36.7% 34.7% 30.7% 38.4% 35.9%
West 22.2% 25.3% 18.6% 23.5% 25.6% 13.3% 21.2%
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
Northeast 13.0% 13.8% 18.9% 23.4% 24.7% 27.7% 19.6%
Midwest 16.1% 27.5% 23.6% 22.0% 22.4% 28.0% 23.6%
South 53.6% 37.0% 37.2% 35.2% 23.9% 25.9% 35.7%
West 17.3% 21.7% 20.3% 19.3% 29.0% 18.4% 21.1%
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
Northeast 19.9% 20.4% 18.2% 18.5% 19.3%
Midwest 20.5% 27.1% 21.8% 21.1% 23.4%
South 45.9% 36.8% 31.2% 34.3% 36.0%
West 13.7% 15.7% 28.7% 26.1% 21.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1508


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Northeast 19.7% 19.1% 19.4%
Midwest 24.2% 22.6% 23.3%
South 35.0% 36.9% 36.0%
West 21.2% 21.4% 21.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1512


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Northeast 17.5% 21.2% 19.8% 19.5%
Midwest 23.1% 23.1% 21.8% 22.7%
South 34.7% 36.6% 39.0% 36.7%
West 24.7% 19.2% 19.4% 21.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1418


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Northeast 20.7% 11.5% 17.5% 19.2%
Midwest 26.5% 19.6% 11.9% 23.4%
South 34.7% 59.4% 27.2% 36.2%
West 18.1% 9.5% 43.4% 21.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1494



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