Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q68I

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

Q68I [AND DO YOU…?] or your family ever use traditional religious healers when someone is sick?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 40.6% 40.6%
No 54.7% 95.3%
Don't know 3.5% 98.8%
Refused 1.2% 100%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 46.0% 38.2% 34.6% 40.5%
No 50.3% 57.2% 59.8% 55.0%
Don't know 2.8% 3.5% 4.2% 3.3%
Refused 1.0% 1.1% 1.4% 1.1%
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 37.7% 39.7% 43.8% 46.5% 49.1% 40.5%
No 57.1% 55.2% 52.0% 50.3% 48.3% 54.7%
Don't know 3.8% 4.0% 3.1% 2.2% 2.1% 3.5%
Refused 1.4% 1.1% 1.2% 1.1% 0.6% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 41.2% 40.0% 40.6%
No 54.2% 55.2% 54.7%
Don't know 3.6% 3.4% 3.5%
Refused 1.1% 1.3% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 35.0% 48.4% 89.0% 47.0% 40.6%
No 60.2% 47.1% 8.6% 47.5% 54.7%
Don't know 3.6% 3.4% 1.6% 3.7% 3.5%
Refused 1.2% 1.1% 0.8% 1.8% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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