Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q46

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

Q46 [ASK IF NOT MUSLIM] How comfortable would you be if a child of yours someday married a Muslim? Would you be very comfortable, somewhat comfortable, not too comfortable or not at all comfortable?
  1) Very comfortable
  2) Somewhat comfortable
  3) Not too comfortable
  4) Not at all comfortable
  5) Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very comfortable 22.3% 22.3%
Somewhat comfortable 15.7% 38%
Not too comfortable 18.1% 56.1%
Not at all comfortable 30.7% 86.8%
Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman 9.3% 96.1%
Don't know 2.9% 99%
Refused 1% 100%
Total N = 16685

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Very comfortable 23.0% 22.1% 21.5% 22.3%
Somewhat comfortable 15.1% 16.4% 15.4% 15.7%
Not too comfortable 16.7% 18.2% 20.4% 18.2%
Not at all comfortable 31.5% 30.5% 30.6% 30.9%
Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman 9.3% 9.4% 8.4% 9.2%
Don't know 3.3% 2.5% 2.2% 2.7%
Refused 1.0% 0.8% 1.5% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
16413


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Very comfortable 22.6% 22.8% 21.5% 20.9% 21.9% 22.3%
Somewhat comfortable 16.7% 14.8% 14.7% 13.4% 17.4% 15.7%
Not too comfortable 18.2% 18.4% 17.9% 19.4% 14.4% 18.1%
Not at all comfortable 30.0% 31.2% 31.7% 32.2% 30.6% 30.7%
Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman 9.0% 9.1% 10.7% 9.3% 8.6% 9.2%
Don't know 2.6% 2.7% 2.4% 3.8% 5.5% 2.9%
Refused 1.0% 1.0% 1.1% 1.0% 1.8% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
16584


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Very comfortable 23.1% 21.5% 22.3%
Somewhat comfortable 15.9% 15.5% 15.7%
Not too comfortable 18.1% 18.1% 18.1%
Not at all comfortable 29.1% 32.3% 30.7%
Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman 9.4% 9.1% 9.3%
Don't know 3.2% 2.5% 2.9%
Refused 1.1% 1.0% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
16685


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Very comfortable 22.6% 0.0% 20.7% 16.2% 22.3%
Somewhat comfortable 15.8% 0.0% 12.6% 16.0% 15.7%
Not too comfortable 18.2% 0.0% 16.5% 16.2% 18.1%
Not at all comfortable 31.4% 0.0% 23.0% 23.2% 30.9%
Depends on situation/ Depends if man or woman 8.9% 0.0% 15.9% 14.7% 9.2%
Don't know 2.4% 0.0% 8.9% 10.1% 2.9%
Refused 0.8% 0.0% 2.4% 3.5% 0.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
16537



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