Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004

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BUSFAITH

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

Do you think George W. Bush mentions his religious faith and prayer too much, too little, or about the right amount? [Ask if FORM = 2.]
  1) Too much
  2) Too little
  3) About the right amount
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Too much 24.5% 24.5%
Too little 10.9% 35.4%
About the right amount 53.1% 88.5%
Don't know/Refused 11.5% 100%
Total N = 773

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Too much 26.9% 27.6% 22.1% 23.5% 22.0% 25.5% 24.5%
Too little 17.0% 12.6% 14.9% 9.8% 7.8% 4.3% 11.1%
About the right amount 48.1% 52.6% 54.9% 55.5% 54.6% 50.4% 53.0%
Don't know/Refused 8.0% 7.2% 8.0% 11.3% 15.6% 19.8% 11.4%
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
Too much 10.6% 16.7% 29.1% 28.2% 28.7% 41.6% 24.7%
Too little 21.2% 9.9% 8.9% 7.4% 12.2% 6.1% 10.7%
About the right amount 55.5% 62.8% 48.1% 55.2% 50.4% 37.6% 53.3%
Don't know/Refused 12.7% 10.6% 13.9% 9.2% 8.7% 14.7% 11.3%
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
Too much 19.8% 19.6% 22.0% 36.1% 24.6%
Too little 12.0% 15.6% 12.4% 2.7% 10.9%
About the right amount 47.0% 53.8% 55.0% 53.4% 53.1%
Don't know/Refused 21.2% 11.1% 10.6% 7.8% 11.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
770


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Too much 25.8% 23.4% 24.5%
Too little 11.3% 10.5% 10.9%
About the right amount 50.2% 55.7% 53.1%
Don't know/Refused 12.8% 10.4% 11.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
773


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Too much 5.8% 35.3% 32.6% 25.1%
Too little 4.4% 15.4% 11.0% 10.6%
About the right amount 83.5% 35.5% 46.6% 54.0%
Don't know/Refused 6.2% 13.8% 9.9% 10.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
711


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Too much 24.7% 15.9% 26.3% 24.0%
Too little 7.1% 37.4% 10.3% 10.9%
About the right amount 58.1% 23.6% 53.1% 53.5%
Don't know/Refused 10.1% 23.1% 10.3% 11.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
764



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