Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q68B

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

Q68B [AND DO YOU…?] ever read religious materials other than scripture, such as religious pamphlets, magazines, newspapers or books?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 73.9% 73.9%
No 25% 98.9%
Don't know .5% 99.4%
Refused .5% 99.9%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 60.5% 81.7% 85.4% 74.1%
No 38.3% 17.5% 13.7% 24.9%
Don't know 0.7% 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Refused 0.4% 0.4% 0.6% 0.4%
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
Yes 77.3% 74.9% 70.3% 68.0% 63.0% 74.0%
No 21.6% 24.1% 28.7% 30.8% 35.7% 24.9%
Don't know 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 0.7% 0.8% 0.5%
Refused 0.6% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 75.7% 72.1% 73.9%
No 23.3% 26.7% 25.0%
Don't know 0.4% 0.6% 0.5%
Refused 0.6% 0.5% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 79.7% 67.4% 31.0% 46.5% 74.1%
No 19.4% 31.6% 63.1% 51.5% 24.8%
Don't know 0.5% 0.4% 3.7% 1.3% 0.5%
Refused 0.5% 0.6% 2.2% 0.7% 0.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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