Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q80

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

Q80 [ASK IF MARRIED OR PARTNERNED] Do you and your spouse/partner have the same religion, or not?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 91.4% 91.4%
No 6.9% 98.3%
Don't know .3% 98.6%
Refused 1.4% 100%
Total N = 13740

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 91.8% 90.4% 93.0% 91.5%
No 7.0% 7.6% 5.7% 7.0%
Don't know 0.2% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Refused 0.9% 1.7% 1.1% 1.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13386


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Yes 90.0% 91.3% 92.4% 93.1% 91.8% 91.4%
No 7.2% 7.2% 6.9% 5.6% 7.0% 6.9%
Don't know 0.5% 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Refused 2.3% 1.4% 0.5% 1.0% 1.0% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13648


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 91.5% 91.3% 91.4%
No 6.8% 7.1% 6.9%
Don't know 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Refused 1.4% 1.4% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
13740


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 90.8% 95.5% 73.7% 69.6% 91.6%
No 7.2% 3.6% 24.4% 26.2% 6.8%
Don't know 0.4% 0.0% 0.6% 1.3% 0.3%
Refused 1.7% 0.9% 1.4% 2.9% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
13658



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