Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q72A

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

Q72A [ASK IF HAS CHILDREN: AND THINKING ABOUT YOUR CHILD OR CHILDREN, PLEASE TELL ME IF YOU EVER DO OR EVER DID ANY OF THE FOLLOWING THINGS WITH THEM. DID YOU OR DO YOU…?] pray or read the scripture with them?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Not applicable/Children too young
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 65.5% 65.5%
No 28.7% 94.2%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.8% 99%
Don't know .3% 99.3%
Refused .6% 99.9%
Total N = 15856

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 61.9% 66.6% 72.9% 65.5%
No 32.7% 26.9% 21.4% 28.7%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.4% 5.9% 4.3% 4.9%
Don't know 0.4% 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Refused 0.6% 0.4% 1.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15509


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Yes 54.5% 67.6% 72.6% 71.5% 69.0% 65.6%
No 33.5% 27.0% 25.1% 26.8% 29.6% 28.6%
Not applicable/Children too young 10.8% 4.6% 1.5% 0.9% 0.5% 4.8%
Don't know 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 0.5% 0.3%
Refused 0.9% 0.5% 0.5% 0.4% 0.5% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15748


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 65.5% 65.5% 65.5%
No 29.3% 28.1% 28.7%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.2% 5.4% 4.8%
Don't know 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Refused 0.6% 0.6% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
15856


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 67.3% 68.4% 22.6% 32.5% 65.7%
No 26.5% 26.9% 69.3% 61.4% 28.5%
Not applicable/Children too young 5.5% 3.9% 1.7% 4.6% 4.9%
Don't know 0.2% 0.3% 4.7% 0.6% 0.4%
Refused 0.6% 0.5% 1.7% 0.9% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15763



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