Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q72C

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

Q72C [ASK IF HAS ANY SONS: 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…?] have any of your sons circumcised?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Not applicable/Children too young
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 66.5% 66.5%
No 27.9% 94.4%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.6% 98%
Don't know 1% 99%
Refused 1% 100%
Total N = 13905

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 71.6% 60.6% 64.5% 66.5%
No 23.5% 32.7% 31.0% 28.0%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.3% 4.7% 2.5% 3.7%
Don't know 0.8% 1.0% 1.0% 0.9%
Refused 0.8% 0.9% 1.1% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13590


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Yes 54.5% 65.5% 72.3% 74.8% 75.8% 66.4%
No 35.4% 29.5% 24.1% 21.9% 21.2% 28.0%
Not applicable/Children too young 7.7% 3.5% 1.9% 0.6% 1.3% 3.6%
Don't know 1.0% 0.9% 1.0% 1.3% 0.9% 1.0%
Refused 1.5% 0.6% 0.8% 1.4% 0.8% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13802


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 67.8% 65.2% 66.5%
No 27.3% 28.6% 27.9%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.2% 4.0% 3.6%
Don't know 0.9% 1.1% 1.0%
Refused 0.9% 1.1% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
13905


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 58.2% 81.3% 82.0% 49.8% 66.6%
No 35.3% 14.5% 16.6% 42.0% 27.8%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.4% 2.3% 0.8% 3.9% 3.6%
Don't know 1.0% 0.8% 0.3% 3.9% 1.0%
Refused 1.0% 1.1% 0.3% 0.4% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13821



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