Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q59E

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

Q59E [NOW I'M GOING TO READ YOU TWO STATEMENTS. PLEASE TELL ME WHETHER THE FIRST STATEMETN OR THE SECOND STATEMENT COMES CLOSER TO YOUR OWN VIEWS - EVEN IF NEITHER IS EXACTLY RIGHT.] God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith, OR God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith
  1) God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith
  2) God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith
  3) Neither/Both equally
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith 54.3% 54.3%
God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith 35.4% 89.7%
Neither/Both equally 5% 94.7%
Don't know 4.4% 99.1%
Refused .8% 99.9%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith 51.1% 56.5% 56.2% 54.3%
God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith 38.3% 34.0% 32.9% 35.5%
Neither/Both equally 4.9% 5.0% 5.4% 5.0%
Don't know 4.8% 3.8% 4.6% 4.3%
Refused 0.8% 0.8% 0.9% 0.8%
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
God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith 55.2% 54.3% 53.5% 53.6% 51.0% 54.3%
God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith 34.6% 35.5% 36.5% 37.1% 37.0% 35.5%
Neither/Both equally 5.2% 5.2% 4.6% 4.3% 5.3% 5.0%
Don't know 4.2% 4.3% 4.7% 4.0% 5.7% 4.4%
Refused 0.9% 0.7% 0.8% 0.9% 1.0% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith 53.7% 55.1% 54.4%
God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith 35.6% 35.2% 35.4%
Neither/Both equally 5.4% 4.6% 5.0%
Don't know 4.4% 4.3% 4.4%
Refused 0.9% 0.8% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
God will grant wealth and good health to all believers who have enough faith 57.8% 50.6% 34.4% 31.9% 54.5%
God doesn't always give wealth and good health even to believers who have deep faith 33.7% 38.2% 38.9% 43.3% 35.4%
Neither/Both equally 4.5% 5.1% 10.4% 10.9% 5.0%
Don't know 3.6% 4.4% 13.8% 12.3% 4.3%
Refused 0.3% 1.7% 2.4% 1.7% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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