Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005

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TERRATT

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

How worried are you that there will soon be another terrorist attack in the United States?
  1) Very worried
  2) Somewhat worried
  3) Not too worried
  4) Not at all worried
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very worried 26% 26%
Somewhat worried 42% 68%
Not too worried 19.5% 87.5%
Not at all worried 11.5% 99%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 100.1%
Total N = 2000

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Very worried 26.8% 27.2% 27.2% 21.9% 30.4% 22.8% 25.8%
Somewhat worried 34.8% 43.6% 40.3% 46.5% 39.4% 45.5% 42.1%
Not too worried 23.0% 20.4% 19.3% 19.2% 17.3% 18.8% 19.6%
Not at all worried 14.7% 8.5% 12.4% 11.0% 11.9% 11.0% 11.4%
Don't know/Refused 0.7% 0.3% 0.8% 1.4% 1.0% 1.9% 1.0%
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
Very worried 22.4% 24.2% 27.5% 30.3% 25.3% 24.8% 25.8%
Somewhat worried 37.6% 45.2% 46.1% 41.5% 42.9% 34.6% 42.1%
Not too worried 25.7% 19.2% 18.1% 19.4% 17.6% 17.7% 19.6%
Not at all worried 11.9% 9.7% 7.9% 8.9% 13.7% 21.6% 11.5%
Don't know/Refused 2.4% 1.7% 0.3% 0.0% 0.5% 1.3% 1.1%
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
Very worried 34.7% 28.1% 22.0% 23.0% 26.0%
Somewhat worried 33.0% 39.7% 43.3% 47.6% 41.9%
Not too worried 17.1% 19.6% 18.8% 21.1% 19.5%
Not at all worried 11.7% 11.6% 15.1% 8.1% 11.5%
Don't know/Refused 3.6% 1.1% 0.8% 0.3% 1.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1994


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Very worried 23.6% 28.2% 26.0%
Somewhat worried 38.6% 45.2% 42.0%
Not too worried 20.7% 18.3% 19.5%
Not at all worried 16.1% 7.2% 11.5%
Don't know/Refused 1.0% 1.1% 1.0%
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
Very worried 32.2% 24.2% 26.4% 23.3% 23.2% 23.6% 25.9%
Somewhat worried 41.0% 40.0% 40.0% 45.6% 46.7% 45.6% 42.8%
Not too worried 14.5% 20.7% 20.4% 21.1% 19.6% 20.1% 19.3%
Not at all worried 11.2% 14.5% 12.3% 8.9% 9.7% 9.4% 11.0%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 0.6% 0.9% 1.1% 0.9% 1.2% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1711


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Very worried 23.3% 29.4% 24.0% 25.6%
Somewhat worried 43.4% 43.1% 42.4% 43.0%
Not too worried 23.0% 17.7% 18.8% 19.9%
Not at all worried 9.5% 9.3% 13.7% 10.7%
Don't know/Refused 0.9% 0.5% 1.0% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1850



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