Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005

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BUSHREL

(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? [Asked only if SAMPSPLT = 2.]
  1) Too much
  2) Too little
  3) Right amount
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Too much 28.3% 28.3%
Too little 9.9% 38.2%
Right amount 51.6% 89.8%
Don't know/Refused 10.2% 100%
Total N = 501

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Too much 36.4% 23.5% 22.2% 32.1% 38.5% 24.0% 28.2%
Too little 11.4% 14.7% 11.5% 9.5% 1.6% 7.1% 9.9%
Right amount 40.9% 49.5% 53.1% 51.6% 55.7% 58.5% 51.9%
Don't know/Refused 11.4% 12.3% 13.2% 6.8% 4.1% 10.4% 10.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
495


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 23.3% 17.0% 28.6% 26.5% 40.6% 56.5% 28.4%
Too little 12.3% 11.8% 7.1% 10.5% 9.0% 5.6% 10.0%
Right amount 54.8% 65.5% 55.2% 50.7% 38.1% 24.1% 51.9%
Don't know/Refused 9.6% 5.8% 9.1% 12.3% 12.3% 13.9% 9.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
495


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
Too much 32.8% 23.0% 26.8% 34.4% 28.3%
Too little 11.7% 11.4% 11.0% 6.2% 9.8%
Right amount 41.4% 52.5% 54.0% 52.6% 51.7%
Don't know/Refused 14.1% 13.1% 8.1% 6.8% 10.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
501


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Too much 27.3% 29.2% 28.3%
Too little 8.1% 11.7% 9.9%
Right amount 53.8% 49.6% 51.6%
Don't know/Refused 10.8% 9.6% 10.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
501


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
Too much 24.4% 33.6% 21.6% 25.6% 36.7% 32.7% 28.1%
Too little 16.3% 9.7% 6.8% 11.4% 5.5% 5.3% 9.3%
Right amount 46.5% 38.1% 62.2% 59.7% 52.3% 56.7% 53.6%
Don't know/Refused 12.8% 18.7% 9.5% 3.4% 5.5% 5.3% 9.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
437


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Too much 9.2% 44.7% 37.3% 30.2%
Too little 9.2% 7.4% 11.1% 9.2%
Right amount 72.7% 37.8% 43.7% 51.6%
Don't know/Refused 8.9% 10.0% 7.9% 9.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
458



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