Religion and Public Life Survey, 2008

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CELLCODE

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

We just reached you at a phone number with area code (area). Does your cell phone have the same area code, or not? (L5)
  1) Same area code
  2) Not the same (Specify)
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Same area code 77.6% 77.6%
Not the same (Specify) 20.1% 97.7%
Don't know/Refused 2.3% 100%
Total N = 1717

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-44 45-59 60-74 75+ TOTAL
Same area code 74.2% 76.2% 78.1% 78.5% 83.5% 77.5%
Not the same (Specify) 23.7% 22.7% 20.6% 17.2% 10.3% 20.3%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 1.1% 1.3% 4.3% 6.2% 2.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1700


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
Same area code 82.9% 80.8% 73.7% 77.7% 72.0% 76.8% 77.7%
Not the same (Specify) 15.2% 16.9% 24.3% 20.6% 25.2% 19.7% 20.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.9% 2.3% 2.1% 1.7% 2.8% 3.5% 2.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1704


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school diploma High school graduate (grade 12 or GED certificate) Business, technical or vocational school AFTER high school or some college (no four-year degree) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other four-year degree) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college TOTAL
Same area code 84.0% 79.2% 79.3% 73.2% 73.9% 77.5%
Not the same (Specify) 12.6% 17.9% 19.3% 24.9% 23.9% 20.2%
Don't know/Refused 3.4% 2.9% 1.4% 1.9% 2.3% 2.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1712


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 $20,000 to under $30,000 $30,000 to under $50,000 $50,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
Same area code 84.3% 82.0% 78.3% 79.9% 76.6% 73.2% 78.2%
Not the same (Specify) 13.7% 15.6% 20.2% 19.4% 19.6% 26.2% 20.2%
Don't know/Refused 2.0% 2.5% 1.5% 0.7% 3.7% 0.6% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1530


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal or very liberal TOTAL
Same area code 81.9% 77.4% 75.8% 78.1% 77.9%
Not the same (Specify) 13.2% 20.5% 22.0% 19.0% 19.3%
Don't know/Refused 4.9% 2.1% 2.2% 2.9% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
832


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other or Jewish None TOTAL
Same area code 81.4% 72.4% 72.9% 75.9% 77.3%
Not the same (Specify) 16.7% 23.8% 26.1% 21.5% 20.3%
Don't know/Refused 2.0% 3.8% 1.0% 2.6% 2.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1667


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Same area code 76.7% 78.3% 77.6%
Not the same (Specify) 21.3% 19.3% 20.2%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 2.4% 2.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1717



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