Religion and Public Life Survey, 2008

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CELLONLY

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

Respondent uses cell phone only
  0) Not cell phone only
  1) Cell phone only

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Not cell phone only 84.3% 84.3%
Cell phone only 15.7% 100%
Total N = 2905

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-29 30-44 45-59 60-74 75+ TOTAL
Not cell phone only 63.1% 83.8% 90.3% 94.1% 100.0% 84.1%
Cell phone only 36.9% 16.2% 9.7% 5.9% 0.0% 15.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2851


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
Not cell phone only 87.3% 87.3% 85.4% 80.8% 79.9% 82.8% 84.2%
Cell phone only 12.7% 12.7% 14.6% 19.2% 20.1% 17.2% 15.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2873


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
Not cell phone only 76.7% 82.1% 84.1% 87.4% 95.7% 84.1%
Cell phone only 23.3% 17.9% 15.9% 12.6% 4.3% 15.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2869


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
Not cell phone only 72.5% 73.7% 82.8% 87.1% 91.9% 94.5% 83.2%
Cell phone only 27.5% 26.3% 17.2% 12.9% 8.1% 5.5% 16.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2554


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal or very liberal TOTAL
Not cell phone only 89.3% 86.8% 80.0% 82.1% 84.2%
Cell phone only 10.7% 13.2% 20.0% 17.9% 15.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1411


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other or Jewish None TOTAL
Not cell phone only 86.1% 85.0% 82.0% 78.5% 84.1%
Cell phone only 13.9% 15.0% 18.0% 21.5% 15.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2821


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Not cell phone only 81.3% 87.0% 84.2%
Cell phone only 18.7% 13.0% 15.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2905



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