Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q18

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

Q18 And in our country, how free are people from religions different than yours to practice their religion? Do you feel they are very free to practice their religion, somewhat free, not too free, or not at all free to practice their religion?
  1) Very free
  2) Somewhat free
  3) Not too free
  4) Not at all free
  5) Depends
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very free 79% 79%
Somewhat free 12.9% 91.9%
Not too free 3.3% 95.2%
Not at all free 1% 96.2%
Depends 1% 97.2%
Don't know 2.7% 99.9%
Refused .2% 100.1%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Very free 80.9% 77.4% 79.2% 79.1%
Somewhat free 10.9% 14.8% 12.5% 12.8%
Not too free 2.7% 3.5% 4.0% 3.3%
Not at all free 0.9% 1.0% 1.0% 0.9%
Depends 1.0% 1.0% 0.9% 1.0%
Don't know 3.4% 2.2% 2.1% 2.7%
Refused 0.1% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24542


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Very free 77.9% 79.1% 80.6% 80.0% 81.0% 78.9%
Somewhat free 13.7% 12.7% 12.1% 12.5% 9.5% 12.9%
Not too free 3.9% 3.0% 3.0% 2.8% 2.1% 3.3%
Not at all free 1.0% 1.1% 0.9% 0.6% 0.8% 1.0%
Depends 0.9% 1.3% 0.8% 1.0% 1.3% 1.0%
Don't know 2.4% 2.7% 2.5% 3.0% 4.9% 2.7%
Refused 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Very free 79.1% 78.8% 79.0%
Somewhat free 12.8% 12.9% 12.9%
Not too free 3.4% 3.3% 3.3%
Not at all free 0.9% 1.0% 1.0%
Depends 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Don't know 2.6% 2.8% 2.7%
Refused 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Very free 80.0% 78.2% 76.7% 67.5% 79.1%
Somewhat free 12.9% 12.3% 13.1% 18.1% 12.8%
Not too free 3.0% 4.1% 2.2% 2.4% 3.3%
Not at all free 0.9% 1.1% 0.8% 0.9% 1.0%
Depends 0.9% 1.0% 1.6% 5.0% 1.0%
Don't know 2.2% 3.0% 5.5% 5.7% 2.6%
Refused 0.1% 0.3% 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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