Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005

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REGIST

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

These days, many people are so busy they can't find time to register to vote, or move around so often they don't get a chance to re-register. Are you now registered to vote in your precinct or election district or haven't you been able to register so far?
  1) Yes, registered
  2) No, not registered
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, registered 80.6% 80.6%
No, not registered 18.8% 99.4%
Don't know/Refused .5% 99.9%
Total N = 2000

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Yes, registered 61.8% 71.7% 86.1% 82.8% 88.8% 89.0% 80.5%
No, not registered 36.9% 28.0% 13.5% 16.7% 11.2% 10.6% 19.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.2% 0.3% 0.5% 0.5% 0.0% 0.4% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1967


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
Yes, registered 83.2% 86.1% 83.6% 80.4% 75.9% 66.6% 80.7%
No, not registered 16.5% 13.2% 16.0% 19.6% 23.1% 32.5% 18.8%
Don't know/Refused 0.3% 0.7% 0.3% 0.0% 0.9% 0.9% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1978


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
Yes, registered 57.3% 77.5% 84.5% 91.8% 80.6%
No, not registered 41.9% 21.8% 15.1% 8.0% 18.9%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 0.7% 0.4% 0.2% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, registered 77.9% 83.1% 80.6%
No, not registered 21.5% 16.4% 18.8%
Don't know/Refused 0.6% 0.5% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2000


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 20 to under $30,000 30 to under $50,000 50 to under $75,000 75 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
Yes, registered 66.4% 73.7% 80.0% 85.8% 89.0% 90.9% 80.3%
No, not registered 32.5% 26.3% 18.9% 13.7% 11.0% 9.1% 19.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 0.0% 1.1% 0.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1711


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes, registered 88.0% 84.0% 75.8% 82.8%
No, not registered 12.0% 15.3% 24.0% 16.9%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.7% 0.2% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1850



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