Religion and Public Life Survey, 2005

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PARTREP

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

Here are a couple of statements about the political parties. For each, please tell me if you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree with it. Religious conservatives have too much control over the Republican Party. [Asked only if FORM = 2.]
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 13.9% 13.9%
Mostly agree 31.4% 45.3%
Mostly disagree 32.2% 77.5%
Completely disagree 11% 88.5%
Don't know/Refused 11.5% 100%
Total N = 1000

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65 or older TOTAL
Completely agree 8.2% 13.5% 14.2% 13.1% 18.9% 15.4% 13.8%
Mostly agree 32.4% 25.7% 32.9% 35.9% 34.2% 28.6% 31.6%
Mostly disagree 34.8% 34.5% 32.4% 31.6% 31.3% 28.9% 32.2%
Completely disagree 16.4% 13.3% 8.2% 11.9% 11.3% 7.0% 11.1%
Don't know/Refused 8.2% 13.0% 12.3% 7.6% 4.4% 20.2% 11.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
982


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
Completely agree 9.1% 12.7% 15.6% 10.7% 13.7% 27.2% 13.8%
Mostly agree 22.0% 25.0% 28.7% 39.7% 42.2% 33.0% 31.4%
Mostly disagree 41.1% 39.3% 32.9% 29.9% 26.4% 16.5% 32.5%
Completely disagree 17.8% 13.4% 9.1% 9.0% 8.1% 5.8% 11.0%
Don't know/Refused 10.0% 9.6% 13.7% 10.7% 9.6% 17.4% 11.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
988


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
Completely agree 9.4% 13.2% 11.3% 18.9% 13.9%
Mostly agree 28.6% 27.2% 33.0% 36.7% 31.4%
Mostly disagree 31.4% 34.3% 31.7% 29.9% 32.1%
Completely disagree 14.1% 12.7% 12.5% 6.4% 11.1%
Don't know/Refused 16.5% 12.6% 11.5% 8.1% 11.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
998


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 13.9% 14.0% 13.9%
Mostly agree 35.3% 27.7% 31.4%
Mostly disagree 30.4% 33.8% 32.2%
Completely disagree 11.3% 10.7% 11.0%
Don't know/Refused 9.0% 13.8% 11.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1000


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
Completely agree 12.1% 14.9% 12.8% 11.4% 17.7% 18.5% 14.2%
Mostly agree 32.6% 24.8% 27.3% 40.3% 33.8% 36.6% 32.4%
Mostly disagree 27.9% 38.9% 32.7% 31.4% 32.0% 32.0% 32.2%
Completely disagree 11.2% 8.0% 19.2% 8.0% 8.2% 6.9% 11.1%
Don't know/Refused 16.2% 13.4% 8.1% 8.9% 8.2% 5.9% 10.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
870


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Completely agree 5.9% 21.6% 16.2% 14.4%
Mostly agree 24.1% 36.2% 38.0% 32.4%
Mostly disagree 43.1% 28.7% 26.8% 33.3%
Completely disagree 18.2% 5.6% 10.0% 11.4%
Don't know/Refused 8.7% 7.9% 9.0% 8.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
924



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