Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005

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REGICERT

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

Are you absolutely certain that you are registered to vote, or is there a chance that your registration has lapsed because you moved or for some other reason? [Asked only if REGIST = 1.]
  1) Absolutely certain
  2) Chance registration has lapsed
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Absolutely certain 95.5% 95.5%
Chance registration has lapsed 4.1% 99.6%
Don't know/Refused .3% 99.9%
Total N = 1679

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Absolutely certain 90.0% 91.4% 96.5% 96.4% 98.2% 97.4% 95.4%
Chance registration has lapsed 10.0% 7.3% 3.1% 3.6% 1.8% 2.3% 4.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 1.3% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1650


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
Absolutely certain 96.6% 97.2% 95.5% 95.4% 93.2% 91.6% 95.5%
Chance registration has lapsed 2.7% 2.8% 4.5% 4.6% 5.2% 8.4% 4.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.7% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1661


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
Absolutely certain 88.5% 95.1% 96.3% 97.4% 95.5%
Chance registration has lapsed 10.8% 4.7% 2.9% 2.6% 4.1%
Don't know/Refused 0.7% 0.2% 0.8% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1673


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Absolutely certain 94.6% 96.3% 95.5%
Chance registration has lapsed 5.0% 3.4% 4.1%
Don't know/Refused 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1679


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
Absolutely certain 91.4% 94.9% 94.0% 96.2% 98.5% 99.2% 95.6%
Chance registration has lapsed 8.6% 5.1% 5.5% 2.7% 1.5% 0.8% 4.1%
Don't know/Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 1.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1434


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Absolutely certain 96.6% 95.5% 94.0% 95.5%
Chance registration has lapsed 3.2% 4.4% 5.2% 4.2%
Don't know/Refused 0.2% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1585



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