Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q61

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

Q61 [ASK IF MUSLIM PREACHERS AND MISSIONARIES FROM OUTSIDE OUR COUNTRY HAVE A GREAT DEAL, SOME, NOT TOO MUCH, OR NONE] Do you think this is a good thing or a bad thing for our country?\ D
  1) Good thing
  2) Bad thing
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Good thing 69.1% 69.1%
Bad thing 21.9% 91%
Don't know 8.3% 99.3%
Refused .7% 100%
Total N = 20286

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Good thing 70.5% 68.6% 68.1% 69.2%
Bad thing 21.2% 22.8% 21.9% 22.0%
Don't know 7.9% 8.0% 9.0% 8.1%
Refused 0.5% 0.6% 1.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
19849


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Good thing 69.8% 68.0% 69.9% 68.6% 67.3% 69.1%
Bad thing 21.5% 23.1% 21.7% 22.1% 21.1% 21.9%
Don't know 8.2% 8.2% 7.6% 8.8% 10.6% 8.3%
Refused 0.6% 0.7% 0.8% 0.5% 1.0% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
20193


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Good thing 68.5% 69.7% 69.1%
Bad thing 22.5% 21.4% 21.9%
Don't know 8.3% 8.3% 8.3%
Refused 0.7% 0.7% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
20286


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Good thing 64.7% 78.8% 46.4% 56.5% 69.2%
Bad thing 25.1% 15.4% 37.6% 27.5% 21.9%
Don't know 9.6% 5.1% 14.8% 14.9% 8.2%
Refused 0.6% 0.7% 1.2% 1.1% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
20181



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