Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q94C

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

Q94C [ASK IF CHRISTIAN: AND DO YOU FAVOR OR OPPOSE THE FOLLOWING?] Punishments like whippings and cutting off of hands for crimes like theft and robbery
  1) Favor
  2) Oppose
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Favor 18.4% 18.4%
Oppose 79.1% 97.5%
Don't know 1.9% 99.4%
Refused .6% 100%
Total N = 15542

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Favor 20.5% 18.6% 15.0% 18.4%
Oppose 77.2% 79.3% 82.5% 79.3%
Don't know 2.0% 1.9% 2.0% 1.9%
Refused 0.4% 0.3% 0.5% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15297


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Favor 18.7% 19.1% 18.6% 14.4% 18.7% 18.4%
Oppose 78.7% 78.9% 78.6% 83.1% 78.1% 79.1%
Don't know 1.8% 1.6% 2.5% 2.0% 2.4% 1.9%
Refused 0.7% 0.4% 0.3% 0.4% 0.8% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15475


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Favor 18.5% 18.3% 18.4%
Oppose 79.1% 79.1% 79.1%
Don't know 1.8% 2.1% 1.9%
Refused 0.7% 0.5% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
15542


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Favor 18.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 18.4%
Oppose 79.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 79.1%
Don't know 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.9%
Refused 0.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
15542



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