Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q87

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

Q87 [IF VERY/SOMEWHAT CONCERNED ABOUT EXTREMIST RELIGIOUS GROUPS] And are you mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups or Christian extremist groups?
  1) Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups
  2) Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups
  3) Both
  4) Neither/Other
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups 47.6% 47.6%
Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups 29.2% 76.8%
Both 16.9% 93.7%
Neither/Other 3.4% 97.1%
Don't know 2.2% 99.3%
Refused .7% 100%
Total N = 12918

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups 47.8% 47.2% 46.5% 47.3%
Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups 25.7% 32.1% 30.8% 29.6%
Both 18.8% 15.7% 16.5% 17.0%
Neither/Other 4.3% 2.8% 3.1% 3.4%
Don't know 2.7% 1.8% 2.1% 2.2%
Refused 0.7% 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
12652


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups 47.4% 48.4% 47.1% 50.0% 43.9% 47.6%
Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups 30.6% 28.5% 28.7% 26.4% 27.5% 29.3%
Both 16.2% 16.9% 19.0% 16.3% 18.2% 16.9%
Neither/Other 3.3% 3.3% 2.1% 3.7% 7.2% 3.4%
Don't know 1.8% 2.4% 2.2% 2.8% 2.5% 2.1%
Refused 0.8% 0.5% 0.9% 0.8% 0.7% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
12855


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups 47.7% 47.5% 47.6%
Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups 28.7% 29.8% 29.2%
Both 17.9% 15.9% 16.9%
Neither/Other 3.2% 3.5% 3.4%
Don't know 1.8% 2.5% 2.2%
Refused 0.7% 0.8% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
12918


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Mostly concerned about Muslim extremist groups 43.7% 58.7% 22.4% 39.6% 47.6%
Mostly concerned about Christian extremist groups 34.4% 17.1% 19.6% 29.2% 29.3%
Both 16.2% 17.8% 23.1% 24.0% 16.8%
Neither/Other 3.0% 3.2% 26.6% 5.7% 3.4%
Don't know 2.1% 2.1% 7.7% 1.6% 2.2%
Refused 0.6% 1.1% 0.7% 0.0% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
12851



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