Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q66B

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

Q66B [PLEASE TELL ME HOW OFTEN YOU DO EACH OF THE FOLLOWING. WOULD YOU SAY AT LEAST ONCE A WEEK, ONCE OR TWICE A MONTH, SEVERAL TIMES A YEAR, SELDOM, OR NEVER?] Participate in prayer groups, Scripture study groups or religious education programs
  1) At least once a week
  2) Once or twice a month
  3) Several times a year
  4) Seldom
  5) Never
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
At least once a week 36.1% 36.1%
Once or twice a month 21.8% 57.9%
Several times a year 12.9% 70.8%
Seldom 15.9% 86.7%
Never 12.5% 99.2%
Don't know .6% 99.8%
Refused .3% 100.1%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
At least once a week 34.1% 36.6% 39.1% 36.1%
Once or twice a month 19.4% 23.6% 22.8% 21.8%
Several times a year 12.8% 12.9% 13.3% 12.9%
Seldom 17.1% 15.2% 15.5% 16.0%
Never 15.8% 11.2% 8.2% 12.5%
Don't know 0.6% 0.4% 0.6% 0.5%
Refused 0.2% 0.1% 0.5% 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
At least once a week 35.1% 38.5% 34.5% 38.9% 34.3% 36.1%
Once or twice a month 22.2% 22.0% 22.5% 20.3% 18.0% 21.8%
Several times a year 13.1% 12.3% 13.0% 11.9% 14.2% 12.9%
Seldom 16.8% 14.9% 15.6% 14.9% 15.7% 16.0%
Never 11.8% 11.5% 13.5% 12.6% 17.1% 12.4%
Don't know 0.5% 0.5% 0.6% 1.1% 0.5% 0.6%
Refused 0.4% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
At least once a week 34.8% 37.4% 36.1%
Once or twice a month 21.5% 22.1% 21.8%
Several times a year 13.3% 12.5% 12.9%
Seldom 16.6% 15.2% 15.9%
Never 12.9% 12.0% 12.5%
Don't know 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Refused 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
At least once a week 38.7% 34.4% 9.3% 12.7% 36.2%
Once or twice a month 23.2% 20.6% 6.9% 10.1% 21.8%
Several times a year 12.9% 14.1% 3.5% 5.0% 12.9%
Seldom 14.8% 19.0% 6.1% 14.4% 15.9%
Never 9.9% 10.7% 68.5% 54.6% 12.3%
Don't know 0.3% 0.8% 4.1% 2.0% 0.6%
Refused 0.3% 0.4% 1.6% 1.1% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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