Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q72B

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

Q72B [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…?] send them to religious education programs?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Not applicable/Children too young
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 66.1% 66.1%
No 27.5% 93.6%
Not applicable/Children too young 5.2% 98.8%
Don't know .3% 99.1%
Refused .8% 99.9%
Total N = 15856

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 65.3% 64.1% 72.2% 66.0%
No 28.7% 28.6% 21.9% 27.5%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.9% 6.4% 4.3% 5.3%
Don't know 0.4% 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Refused 0.8% 0.8% 1.4% 0.9%
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 52.9% 68.4% 73.3% 75.6% 69.6% 66.2%
No 33.6% 25.7% 24.3% 22.9% 28.7% 27.5%
Not applicable/Children too young 11.9% 4.8% 1.6% 0.7% 0.8% 5.2%
Don't know 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 0.5% 0.3%
Refused 1.4% 0.8% 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15748


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 66.3% 65.9% 66.1%
No 27.9% 27.1% 27.5%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.7% 5.7% 5.2%
Don't know 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Refused 0.8% 0.9% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
15856


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 64.6% 74.1% 31.9% 34.0% 66.3%
No 28.3% 20.7% 62.4% 60.5% 27.3%
Not applicable/Children too young 6.1% 4.1% 1.2% 4.3% 5.2%
Don't know 0.2% 0.3% 3.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Refused 0.9% 0.8% 0.9% 0.9% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15763



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