Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q58A

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

Q58A [HERE ARE A COUPLE OF STATEMENTS. PLEASE TELL ME IF YOU COMPLETELY AGREE, MOSTLY AGREE, MOSTLY DISAGREE, OR COMPLETELY DISGAREE.] AIDS is God's punishment for immoral sexual behavior
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 44.3% 44.3%
Mostly agree 15.4% 59.7%
Mostly disagree 12.6% 72.3%
Completely disagree 22.6% 94.9%
Don't know 4.9% 99.8%
Refused .2% 100%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Completely agree 50.1% 41.4% 38.0% 44.2%
Mostly agree 14.6% 16.0% 15.4% 15.3%
Mostly disagree 11.3% 12.9% 15.4% 12.8%
Completely disagree 18.3% 25.0% 27.3% 22.8%
Don't know 5.4% 4.6% 3.8% 4.8%
Refused 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24542


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Completely agree 43.0% 45.1% 43.4% 48.6% 47.3% 44.4%
Mostly agree 15.5% 15.8% 15.6% 15.1% 12.8% 15.4%
Mostly disagree 13.2% 12.9% 11.6% 12.3% 10.5% 12.7%
Completely disagree 23.5% 21.4% 24.3% 18.9% 21.9% 22.6%
Don't know 4.5% 4.6% 4.8% 5.0% 7.3% 4.8%
Refused 0.1% 0.2% 0.3% 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 43.5% 45.2% 44.3%
Mostly agree 15.4% 15.4% 15.4%
Mostly disagree 12.6% 12.7% 12.6%
Completely disagree 23.8% 21.3% 22.6%
Don't know 4.4% 5.3% 4.9%
Refused 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Completely agree 40.3% 54.5% 28.7% 32.6% 44.4%
Mostly agree 15.9% 14.9% 13.8% 11.2% 15.4%
Mostly disagree 13.3% 10.7% 14.9% 14.7% 12.6%
Completely disagree 25.8% 15.0% 29.1% 32.4% 22.6%
Don't know 4.6% 4.6% 12.8% 8.8% 4.8%
Refused 0.1% 0.3% 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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