Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q95D

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

Q95D [ASK IF MUSLIM: 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 51.9% 51.9%
Oppose 44.8% 96.7%
Don't know 2.5% 99.2%
Refused .8% 100%
Total N = 8406

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Favor 54.2% 47.6% 54.8% 52.1%
Oppose 42.6% 49.6% 41.3% 44.7%
Don't know 2.7% 2.1% 2.5% 2.5%
Refused 0.5% 0.7% 1.5% 0.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
8129


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Favor 49.9% 50.6% 53.7% 55.7% 60.6% 51.9%
Oppose 46.8% 45.4% 43.5% 41.4% 36.6% 44.8%
Don't know 2.5% 3.3% 2.3% 1.5% 1.9% 2.5%
Refused 0.8% 0.7% 0.5% 1.4% 0.9% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
8361


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Favor 52.8% 51.0% 51.9%
Oppose 44.0% 45.7% 44.8%
Don't know 2.3% 2.7% 2.5%
Refused 0.9% 0.7% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
8406


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Favor 0.0% 51.9% 0.0% 0.0% 51.9%
Oppose 0.0% 44.8% 0.0% 0.0% 44.8%
Don't know 0.0% 2.5% 0.0% 0.0% 2.5%
Refused 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
8406



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