Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q31

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

Q31 And which comes closer to describing your view? I generally trust people who have different religious values than me, OR I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me?
  1) I generally trust people who have different religious values than me
  2) I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
I generally trust people who have different religious values than me 50.3% 50.3%
I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me 43.2% 93.5%
Don't know 5.1% 98.6%
Refused 1.4% 100%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
I generally trust people who have different religious values than me 48.0% 52.5% 50.8% 50.4%
I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me 45.3% 41.6% 42.7% 43.2%
Don't know 5.4% 4.8% 5.0% 5.1%
Refused 1.3% 1.1% 1.5% 1.3%
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
I generally trust people who have different religious values than me 50.9% 50.7% 51.1% 47.6% 48.7% 50.4%
I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me 42.9% 42.7% 42.6% 46.1% 43.1% 43.1%
Don't know 5.0% 5.1% 5.2% 4.6% 6.5% 5.1%
Refused 1.2% 1.5% 1.1% 1.7% 1.7% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
I generally trust people who have different religious values than me 51.3% 49.3% 50.3%
I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me 42.3% 44.1% 43.2%
Don't know 5.1% 5.1% 5.1%
Refused 1.3% 1.4% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
I generally trust people who have different religious values than me 52.3% 47.7% 38.9% 44.9% 50.4%
I generally do not trust people who have different religious values than me 42.0% 45.7% 53.2% 36.6% 43.3%
Don't know 4.7% 4.6% 6.7% 16.2% 5.0%
Refused 1.0% 2.1% 1.2% 2.2% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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