Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q72D

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

Q72D [ASK IF HAS ANY DAUGHTERS: 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 daughters circumcised?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Not applicable/Children too young
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 18.8% 18.8%
No 74.6% 93.4%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.6% 97%
Don't know 1.1% 98.1%
Refused 1.9% 100%
Total N = 13077

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 22.3% 14.1% 14.9% 18.2%
No 71.6% 78.7% 79.1% 75.4%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.3% 4.5% 2.8% 3.6%
Don't know 1.0% 0.9% 1.4% 1.1%
Refused 1.8% 1.7% 1.7% 1.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
12789


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Yes 16.5% 16.0% 20.1% 23.1% 23.5% 18.7%
No 73.3% 77.9% 75.5% 71.3% 71.6% 74.7%
Not applicable/Children too young 6.7% 3.7% 1.6% 1.9% 2.4% 3.6%
Don't know 1.2% 0.7% 1.3% 1.4% 1.4% 1.1%
Refused 2.3% 1.7% 1.6% 2.4% 1.2% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
12986


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 19.2% 18.4% 18.8%
No 74.4% 74.9% 74.6%
Not applicable/Children too young 3.3% 3.9% 3.6%
Don't know 1.1% 1.1% 1.1%
Refused 2.0% 1.8% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
13077


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 9.3% 33.1% 57.5% 14.2% 18.8%
No 84.0% 61.1% 38.1% 70.7% 74.6%
Not applicable/Children too young 4.2% 2.4% 1.9% 8.5% 3.6%
Don't know 0.8% 1.3% 0.6% 6.1% 1.1%
Refused 1.8% 2.1% 1.9% 0.4% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13010



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