Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q20B

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

Q20B How much would you say you know about the Christian religion and its practices - a great deal, some, not very much or nothing at all?
  1) A great deal
  2) Some
  3) Not very much
  4) Nothing at all
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
A great deal 49% 49%
Some 24.4% 73.4%
Not very much 14.2% 87.6%
Nothing at all 10.3% 97.9%
Don't know 1.8% 99.7%
Refused .3% 100%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
A great deal 41.0% 53.2% 57.3% 49.2%
Some 24.1% 26.1% 21.9% 24.5%
Not very much 17.6% 11.9% 12.1% 14.1%
Nothing at all 14.6% 7.3% 7.3% 10.1%
Don't know 2.4% 1.3% 1.3% 1.8%
Refused 0.3% 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
A great deal 49.5% 49.4% 48.9% 47.7% 47.4% 49.1%
Some 25.5% 24.7% 24.1% 20.9% 22.0% 24.5%
Not very much 13.2% 14.0% 15.0% 16.3% 16.7% 14.2%
Nothing at all 10.1% 9.8% 9.8% 12.9% 10.7% 10.3%
Don't know 1.5% 1.8% 1.8% 1.9% 2.9% 1.8%
Refused 0.2% 0.2% 0.4% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
A great deal 47.8% 50.2% 49.0%
Some 25.5% 23.4% 24.4%
Not very much 14.9% 13.4% 14.2%
Nothing at all 9.7% 11.0% 10.3%
Don't know 1.8% 1.8% 1.8%
Refused 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
A great deal 69.2% 11.1% 12.2% 41.8% 49.1%
Some 23.7% 25.2% 27.7% 30.1% 24.4%
Not very much 4.9% 32.3% 24.8% 15.9% 14.2%
Nothing at all 1.6% 27.2% 24.4% 9.4% 10.3%
Don't know 0.6% 3.5% 10.4% 2.8% 1.8%
Refused 0.1% 0.6% 0.4% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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