News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005

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All frequencies weighted by 156) WEIGHT
1) Respondent ID (RESP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26951298.39729.69
2) Time zone (TIMEZONE)
TOTAL%
1) Eastern132249
2) Central77328.7
3) Mountain1294.8
4) Pacific47217.5
TOTAL2696100.0
3) Current number of attempts (CATTMPT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26953.322.38
4) Sample key (QKEY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2695107729.114420.88
5) FIPS Code of respondent (QFIPS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL269528560.8215818.48
6) MSA of respondent (QMSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL269524915.2615304.26
7) Census Division of respondent (QCENDIV)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26955.102.50
8) Qrep (QREP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2695102.6558.37
9) Qphtype (QPHTYPE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26951.341.18
10) Qusrcd (QUSRCD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26951.830.71
11) Qdensity (QDENSITY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26952.981.41
12) Region (QREGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast51519.1
2) Midwest61122.7
3) South97536.2
4) West59422
TOTAL2695100.0
13) Survey form used for respondent (DQFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Form 1137250.9
2) Form 2132349.1
TOTAL2695100.0
14) SEE NOTE ON SURVEY EXPERIMENT--Holds text for intro—Indicates who would be asked to be respondent if Youngest Male (18 years or older) was not available (EXPERI1)
TOTAL%
1) Oldest Female132049
2) Youngest Female137651
TOTAL2696100.0
15) SEE NOTE ON SURVEY EXPERIMENT--Holds text for intro—Indicates who would be asked to be respondent if Youngest Male (18 years or older) was not available (EXPERI2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
16) I'd like to ask a few questions of the YOUNGEST MALE, 18 years of age or older, who is now at home. (QINT)
TOTAL%
1) Respondent259396.2
2) Someone else brought to phone1033.8
TOTAL2696100.0
17) Sex of respondent (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male127847.4
2) Female141752.6
TOTAL2695100.0
18) Sex of respondent by region of respondent (GENREG)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast Male2278.4
2) Northeast Female28910.7
3) Midwest Male28710.6
4) Midwest Female32412
5) South Male45216.8
6) South Female52219.4
7) West Male31211.6
8) West Female28210.5
TOTAL2695100.0
19) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president? (APPBUSH)
TOTAL%
1) Approve117643.6
2) Disapprove129748.1
9) Don't know/Refused2238.3
TOTAL2696100.0
20) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] More specifically, do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the economy? (BUSHECON)
TOTAL%
1) Approve52438.2
2) Disapprove73253.4
9) Don't know/Refused1168.5
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
21) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] More specifically, do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the situation in Iraq? (BUSHIRAQ)
TOTAL%
1) Approve47934.9
2) Disapprove77756.6
9) Don't know/Refused1178.5
Missing1323 
TOTAL1373100.0
22) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] More specifically, do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling terrorist threats? (BUSHTERR)
TOTAL%
1) Approve67449.1
2) Disapprove55440.4
9) Don't know/Refused14410.5
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
23) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] More specifically, do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling the nation's foreign policy? (BUSHFOR)
TOTAL%
1) Approve50036.4
2) Disapprove67449.1
9) Don't know/Refused19914.5
Missing1323 
TOTAL1373100.0
24) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] Please tell me what one word best describes your impression of George W. Bush. Tell me just the ONE best word that describes him. (IMPRBUSH)
TOTAL%
1) Answer given117188.5
9) Don't know/Refused15211.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
25) Positive or negative impression of Bush Bush-One Word Valence (SEE IMPRBUSH & BUSHWORD) (BUSHWOR2)
TOTAL%
1) Positive47335.8
2) Neutral15611.8
3) Negative52839.9
4) Don't Know-Other16612.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
26) Enter response to IMPRBUSH ("Please tell me one word that best describes your impression of George W. Bush…) (BUSHWORD)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
27) Order of Randomization for NEWS1-NEWS5 (Q4RAND1)
TOTAL%
1) News about the current situation in Iraq50818.8
2) The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor49418.3
3) The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company53019.7
4) Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast56721
5) The terrorist bombing in London, England59722.1
TOTAL2696100.0
28) Order of Randomization for NEWS1-NEWS5 (Q4RAND2)
TOTAL%
1) News about the current situation in Iraq56621
2) The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor50618.8
3) The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company54320.1
4) Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast53519.9
5) The terrorist bombing in London, England54520.2
TOTAL2695100.0
29) Order of Randomization for NEWS1-NEWS5 (Q4RAND3)
TOTAL%
1) News about the current situation in Iraq52219.4
2) The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor60722.5
3) The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company56621
4) Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast51919.3
5) The terrorist bombing in London, England48017.8
TOTAL2694100.0
30) Order of Randomization for NEWS1-NEWS5 (Q4RAND4)
TOTAL%
1) News about the current situation in Iraq57621.4
2) The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor55720.7
3) The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company51819.2
4) Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast52519.5
5) The terrorist bombing in London, England51919.3
TOTAL2695100.0
31) Order of Randomization for NEWS1-NEWS5 (Q4RAND5)
TOTAL%
1) News about the current situation in Iraq52319.4
2) The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor53119.7
3) The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company53820
4) Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast54920.4
5) The terrorist bombing in London, England55420.6
TOTAL2695100.0
32) Now I will read a list of some stories covered by news organizations this past month. As I read each item, tell me if you happened to follow this news story very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely. News about the current situation in Iraq. (NEWS1)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely116443.2
2) Fairly closely100737.4
3) Not too closely35713.2
4) Not at all closely1485.5
9) Don't know/Refused19.7
TOTAL2695100.0
33) Now I will read a list of some stories covered by news organizations this past month. As I read each item, tell me if you happened to follow this news story very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely. The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. (NEWS2)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely64824
2) Fairly closely79029.3
3) Not too closely63323.5
4) Not at all closely60022.3
9) Don't know/Refused25.9
TOTAL2696100.0
34) Now I will read a list of some stories covered by news organizations this past month. As I read each item, tell me if you happened to follow this news story very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely. The move by a Chinese firm to buy the American oil company Unocal. (NEWS3)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely30711.4
2) Fairly closely47117.5
3) Not too closely71426.5
4) Not at all closely115742.9
9) Don't know/Refused461.7
TOTAL2695100.0
35) Now I will read a list of some stories covered by news organizations this past month. As I read each item, tell me if you happened to follow this news story very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely. Recent hurricanes that have affected the Gulf Coast of the U.S. (NEWS4)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely102137.9
2) Fairly closely99536.9
3) Not too closely45216.8
4) Not at all closely2158
9) Don't know/Refused12.4
TOTAL2695100.0
36) Now I will read a list of some stories covered by news organizations this past month. As I read each item, tell me if you happened to follow this news story very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely. The terrorist bombings in London, England. (NEWS5)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely128747.7
2) Fairly closely98836.6
3) Not too closely28810.7
4) Not at all closely1254.6
9) Don't know/Refused8.3
TOTAL2696100.0
37) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as trustworthy or NOT trustworthy? (IMPRTRST)
TOTAL%
1) Trustworthy65549.5
2) Not trustworthy60445.7
3) Neither particularly272
9) Don't know/Refused372.8
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
38) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as warm and friendly or cold and aloof? (IMPRWARM)
TOTAL%
1) Warm and friendly75757.2
2) Cold and aloof48636.7
3) Neither particularly362.7
9) Don't know/Refused443.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
39) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as able to get things done or NOT able to get things done? (IMPRDONE)
TOTAL%
1) Able to get things done66650.3
2) Not able to get things done55441.9
3) Neither particularly483.6
9) Don't know/Refused554.2
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
40) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as well informed or NOT well informed? (IMPRINFO)
TOTAL%
1) Well informed68751.9
2) Not well informed55942.3
3) Neither particularly312.3
9) Don't know/Refused463.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
41) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as liberal, middle of the road, or conservative? (IMPRCONS)
TOTAL%
1) Liberal1158.7
2) Middle of the road34325.9
3) Conservative76157.5
4) Neither particularly312.3
9) Don't know/Refused745.6
Missing1372 
TOTAL1324100.0
42) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as caring about people like me or NOT caring about people like me? (IMPRCARE)
TOTAL%
1) Cares about people like me62847.5
2) Doesn't care about people like me65049.1
3) Neither particularly151.1
9) Don't know/Refused302.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
43) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some pairs of opposite phrases, tell me which one best reflects your impression of George W. Bush so far. Does George W. Bush impress you as a strong leader or NOT a strong leader? (IMPRLEAD)
TOTAL%
1) A strong leader72354.6
2) Not a strong leader54641.3
3) Neither particularly292.2
9) Don't know/Refused251.9
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
44) Holds the text for NATPOL (LSTQ7)
TOTAL%
1) Q7AF1SUB71251.9
2) Q7AF2SUB66048.1
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
45) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY] When it comes to national policy, who do you think George W. Bush is listening to more… (NATPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative members of his party73053.2
2) Moderate members of his party31523
9) Don't know/Refused32723.8
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
46) How closely have you followed reports that White House adviser Karl Rove may have leaked classified information about a CIA agent...very closely, fairly closely, not too closely, or not at all closely? (ROVELEAK)
TOTAL%
1) Very closely62123
2) Fairly closely68525.4
3) Not too closely71126.4
4) Not at all closely65924.4
9) Don't know/Refused20.7
TOTAL2696100.0
47) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] From what you've heard or read, do you think that Karl Rove should resign his position, or don't you think so? (ROVERESI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, should resign54039.3
2) No, don't think so31422.9
9) Don't know/Refused51937.8
Missing1323 
TOTAL1373100.0
48) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] From what you've heard or read about Karl Rove's involvement in the case, do you think that he is guilty of a serious offense or don't you think so? (ROVEGUIL)
TOTAL%
1) Guilty of a serious offense41731.5
2) Not guilty of a serious offense30723.2
9) Don't know/Refused59945.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
49) As you may have heard, Sandra Day O'Connor recently retired from the Supreme Court. Just your impression… was Sandra Day O'Connor mostly conservative, mostly liberal, or middle-of-the-road in her judgments on the Court? (SANDCONS)
TOTAL%
1) Mostly conservative34812.9
2) Mostly liberal27910.3
3) Middle of the road136450.6
9) Don't know/Refused70526.1
TOTAL2696100.0
50) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] In making his next appointment to the Supreme Court, should President Bush choose someone who will make the court more liberal, someone who will make it more conservative, or someone who will keep the court about the same as it is now? (BUSHSUP)
TOTAL%
1) Mail33424.3
2) Phone36426.5
3) E-mail54539.7
9) Don't know/Refused1299.4
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
51) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] Do you worry that the president's next Supreme Court appointment will make the court too conservative, not conservative enough, or don't you worry about this? (CTWORRY)
TOTAL%
1) Too conservative41431.3
2) Not conservative enough25119
3) Don't worry about this58143.9
9) Don't know/Refused775.8
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
52) How important is the president's choice of the next Supreme Court justice to you personally? (SUPCTIMP)
TOTAL%
1) Very important127247.2
2) Somewhat important79629.5
3) Not too important38514.3
4) Not at all important2057.6
9) Don't know/Refused371.4
TOTAL2695100.0
53) From what you've seen and heard, is the question of who should be appointed to the Supreme Court more controversial this year than in the past, less controversial, or about as controversial as it's always been? (SUPCTCON)
TOTAL%
1) More controversial119144.2
2) Less controversial1365
3) As controversial as it's always been118043.8
9) Don't know/Refused1897
TOTAL2696100.0
54) [IF "More controversial" in SUPCTCON] Who is more responsible for making it more controversial… Republicans or Democrats? (WHORESP)
TOTAL%
1) Republicans43636.6
2) Democrats45938.5
3) Both14812.4
4) President Bush171.4
9) Don't know/Refused13211.1
Missing1504 
TOTAL1192100.0
55) Hold items for SUPABORT (TXTQ16)
TOTAL%
2) Next,1323100
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
56) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on abortion very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPABORT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important83062.7
2) Fairly important28121.2
3) Not too important1027.7
4) Not at all important916.9
9) Don't know/Refused191.4
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
57) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on affirmative action very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPAFACT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important57443.4
2) Fairly important46535.1
3) Not too important15411.6
4) Not at all important876.6
9) Don't know/Refused433.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
58) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on gay rights very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPGAYRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important49237.2
2) Fairly important32424.5
3) Not too important21516.3
4) Not at all important25419.2
9) Don't know/Refused382.9
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
59) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on the rights of people held in custody as terrorist suspects very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPTERR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important81361.5
2) Fairly important27120.5
3) Not too important13910.5
4) Not at all important836.3
9) Don't know/Refused171.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
60) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on the amount of money courts can award in personal injury lawsuits very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPINJUR)
TOTAL%
1) Very important64448.6
2) Fairly important40830.8
3) Not too important16712.6
4) Not at all important725.4
9) Don't know/Refused332.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1324100.0
61) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on whether to allow religious displays on government property very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Very important72754.9
2) Fairly important33024.9
3) Not too important14611
4) Not at all important1037.8
9) Don't know/Refused181.4
Missing1372 
TOTAL1324100.0
62) In 1973 the Roe versus Wade decision established a woman's constitutional right to an abortion, at least in the first three months of pregnancy. Would you like to see the Supreme Court completely overturn its Roe versus Wade decision, or not? (ROEWADE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, overturn Roe versus Wade78429.1
2) No, not overturn Roe versus Wade176265.4
9) Don't know/Refused1495.5
TOTAL2695100.0
63) Have you been contacted by any individuals or groups asking you to support their position in the debate over the next Supreme Court nominee? (SUPCTNOM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes782.9
2) No260996.8
9) Don't know/Refused9.3
TOTAL2696100.0
64) [IF "Yes" to SUPCTNOM] When you were contacted, were you encouraged to SUPPORT President Bush, or to OPPOSE President Bush? (SUPCTBSH)
TOTAL%
1) Support Bush2734.6
2) Oppose Bush3241
3) Both67.7
4) Neither911.5
9) Don't know/Refused45.1
Missing2617 
TOTAL78100.0
65) Were you contacted by mail, over the phone, through e-mail, or in person? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY) (SUPCTCO1)
TOTAL%
1) Mail2228.2
2) Phone1417.9
3) E-mail3544.9
4) In person22.6
5) Other33.8
9) Don't know/Refused22.6
Missing2617 
TOTAL78100.0
66) Were you contacted by mail, over the phone, through e-mail, or in person? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY) (SUPCTCO2)
TOTAL%
1) Mail16.7
2) Phone853.3
3) E-mail640
Missing2680 
TOTAL15100.0
67) Were you contacted by mail, over the phone, through e-mail, or in person? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY) (SUPCTCO3)
TOTAL%
3) E-mail5100
Missing2691 
TOTAL5100.0
68) Were you contacted by mail, over the phone, through e-mail, or in person? (CHECK ALL THAT APPLY) (SUPCTCO4)
TOTAL%
4) In person5100
Missing2691 
TOTAL5100.0
69) And were you asked to donate money, to participate in a meeting or rally, to send letters or e-mails, to make phone calls, or some other activity? –TEXT RESPONSE IF "OTHER" (SUPCTDOR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
70) And were you asked to donate money, to participate in a meeting or rally, to send letters or e-mails, to make phone calls, or some other activity? (SUPCTDO1)
TOTAL%
1) Donate money3848.1
2) Participate in a rally or march56.3
3) Send letters or e-mails2227.8
5) Other78.9
9) Don't know/Refused78.9
Missing2617 
TOTAL79100.0
71) And were you asked to donate money, to participate in a meeting or rally, to send letters or e-mails, to make phone calls, or some other activity? (SUPCTDO2)
TOTAL%
1) Donate money411.8
2) Participate in a rally or march823.5
3) Send letters or e-mails1544.1
4) Make phone calls617.6
5) Other12.9
Missing2662 
TOTAL34100.0
72) And were you asked to donate money, to participate in a meeting or rally, to send letters or e-mails, to make phone calls, or some other activity? (SUPCTDO3)
TOTAL%
2) Participate in a rally or march320
3) Send letters or e-mails853.3
4) Make phone calls426.7
Missing2680 
TOTAL15100.0
73) And were you asked to donate money, to participate in a meeting or rally, to send letters or e-mails, to make phone calls, or some other activity? (SUPCTDO4)
TOTAL%
4) Make phone calls7100
Missing2688 
TOTAL7100.0
74) How much, if anything, have you read or heard about Attorney General Alberto Gonzales as a possible nominee to the Supreme Court? (GONZNOM)
TOTAL%
1) A lot30811.4
2) A little109940.8
3) Nothing at all126947.1
9) Don't know/Refused19.7
TOTAL2695100.0
75) [If "A lot" or "A little" to GONZNOM] From what you've read and heard, do you think it would be a good idea or a bad idea for Alberto Gonzales to be confirmed as a Supreme Court justice? (GONZCONF)
TOTAL%
1) Good idea40328.7
2) Bad idea42930.5
9) Don't know/Refused57440.8
Missing1289 
TOTAL1406100.0
76) Do you think the U.S. made the right decision or the wrong decision in using military force against Iraq? (IRAQDEC)
TOTAL%
1) Right decision132449.1
2) Wrong decision119644.4
9) Don't know/Refused1766.5
TOTAL2696100.0
77) [IF IRAQDEC=1 or 2] Have you always felt this way, or have you changed your mind about the war? (IRAQFEEL)
TOTAL%
1) Always felt this204981.3
2) Changed mind44317.6
9) Don't know/Refused281.1
Missing176 
TOTAL2520100.0
78) How well is the U.S. military effort in Iraq going? (IRAQWELL)
TOTAL%
1) Very well38714.4
2) Fairly well101637.7
3) Not too well72827
4) Not at all well44616.5
9) Don't know/Refused1184.4
TOTAL2695100.0
79) Do you think the U.S. should keep military troops in Iraq until the situation has stabilized, or do you think the U.S. should bring its troops home as soon as possible? (IRAQTRPS)
TOTAL%
1) Keep troops in Iraq140752.2
2) Bring troops home114942.6
9) Don't know/Refused1395.2
TOTAL2695100.0
80) [IF "Keep troops in Iraq" to IRAQTRPS] Do you think more troops are needed in Iraq right now, or do you think there are already enough troops there to do the job? (IRAQMORE)
TOTAL%
1) More troops needed43230.7
2) Have enough there to do the job73552.2
3) Reduce number of troops4.3
9) Don't know/Refused23616.8
Missing1288 
TOTAL1407100.0
81) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] Do you think George W. Bush has a clear plan for bringing the situation in Iraq to a successful conclusion, or don't you think so? (IRAQBUSH)
TOTAL%
1) Has a clear plan37727.5
2) Doesn't have a clear plan87563.8
9) Don't know/Refused1208.7
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
82) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] Do you think George W. Bush has explained clearly his plans for bringing the situation in Iraq to a successful conclusion, or do you think he has not explained his plans clearly enough? (BUSHPLAN)
TOTAL%
1) Explained clearly36527.6
2) Not clearly90168.1
9) Don't know/Refused574.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
83) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] Do you think the war in Iraq has helped the war on terrorism, or has it hurt the war on terrorism? (WARIRAQ)
TOTAL%
1) Helped53639.1
2) Hurt64046.6
3) No effect926.7
9) Don't know/Refused1047.6
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
84) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] In the long run, do you think the war in Iraq has increased the chances of terrorist attacks in the U.S., lessened the chances, or has it made no difference? (IRAQTERR)
TOTAL%
1) Increased60245.5
2) Lessened28621.6
3) No difference39029.5
9) Don't know463.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1324100.0
85) Based on what you've seen and read, do MOST people in Iraq support or do most oppose America's current policies in Iraq? (IRAQSUPP)
TOTAL%
1) Support101837.8
2) Oppose117743.7
9) Don't know/Refused50018.6
TOTAL2695100.0
86) Holds text for CONCERN (LSTQ35)
TOTAL%
1) Q35F1SUB60043.7
2) Q35F2SUB77256.3
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
87) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] Which concerns you more… (CONCERN)
TOTAL%
1) That the U.S. will leave Iraq before a stable democracy is in place OR45933.5
2) That the US will wait too long to withdraw its troops from Iraq69250.4
3) Neither1249
9) Don't know/Refused977.1
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
88) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] How much longer do you think United States troops will have to remain in Iraq – for less than a year, one to two years, two to five years, or will the U.S. troops have to stay in Iraq for longer than five years? (IRAQLONG)
TOTAL%
1) Less than a year1188.9
2) One to two years30923.4
3) Two to five years41531.4
4) Longer than five years35526.9
9) Don't know/Refused1259.5
Missing1372 
TOTAL1322100.0
89) Do you think the U.S. should or should not set a timetable for when troops will be withdrawn from Iraq? (TIMEIRAQ)
TOTAL%
1) Should set a timetable132049
2) Should not set a time table120644.7
3) Should get out now15.6
9) Don't know/Refused1555.7
TOTAL2696100.0
90) [IF "Should set a timetable" to TIMEIRAQ] If the U.S. DOES set a timetable for withdrawing troops, are you concerned that the insurgents in Iraq will just wait out American forces and then gain power, or aren't you too concerned about that? (TIMESET)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned69452.6
2) Not too concerned55642.1
9) Don't know/Refused705.3
Missing1375 
TOTAL1320100.0
91) [IF "Should not set a timetable" to TIMEIRAQ] If the U.S. does NOT set a timetable for withdrawing troops, are you concerned that American troops will have to stay in Iraq for a very long time, or aren't you too concerned about that? (TIMEWAR)
TOTAL%
1) Concerned65854.6
2) Not too concerned50642
9) Don't know/Refused423.5
Missing1490 
TOTAL1206100.0
92) Regardless of what you think about the original decision to use military force in Iraq, do you now believe that the United States will definitely succeed, probably succeed, probably fail, or definitely fail in establishing a stable democratic government in Iraq? (DEMOCGOV)
TOTAL%
1) Definitely succeed46117.1
2) Probably succeed114742.6
3) Probably fail67725.1
4) Definitely fail2147.9
9) Don't know/Refused1967.3
TOTAL2695100.0
93) Do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally? (GAYMARR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor35613.2
2) Favor61822.9
3) Oppose60122.3
4) Strongly oppose82030.4
9) Don't know/Refused29911.1
TOTAL2694100.0
94) Do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose allowing gay and lesbian couples to enter into legal agreements with each other that would give them many of the same rights as married couples? (ALLOWGAY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor60222.3
2) Favor82630.6
3) Oppose43116
4) Strongly oppose63623.6
9) Don't know/Refused2007.4
TOTAL2695100.0
95) [IF "Oppose" to GAYMARR] to There has been a proposal to change the U.S. Constitution to ban gay marriage. Do you think amending the Constitution to ban gay marriage is a good idea, or a bad idea? (AMGAYMAR)
TOTAL%
1) Good idea/favor Constitutional amendment76954.1
2) Bad idea/oppose Constitutional amendment59541.9
9) Don't know/Refused574
Missing1274 
TOTAL1421100.0
96) Do you favor or oppose allowing women to get the so-called "morning-after pill", which prevents pregnancy, without a doctor's prescription? (VIEWPILL)
TOTAL%
1) Favor140051.9
2) Oppose101137.5
9) Don't know/Refused28510.6
TOTAL2696100.0
97) Do you favor or oppose having the public schools teach teenagers to abstain from sex until marriage? (VIEWSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Favor206076.4
2) Oppose52619.5
9) Don't know/Refused1094
TOTAL2695100.0
98) Do you favor or oppose allowing public schools to provide students with information on birth control methods? (VIEWBRTH)
TOTAL%
1) Favor210578.1
2) Oppose48918.1
9) Don't know/Refused1013.7
TOTAL2695100.0
99) Do you favor or oppose requiring that women under the age of 18 get the consent of at least one parent before they are allowed to have an abortion? (VIEWABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Favor197773.4
2) Oppose58621.7
9) Don't know/Refused1324.9
TOTAL2695100.0
100) In March, Congress passed a bill that required the federal courts to hear the case of Terri Schiavo, the brain-damaged Florida woman who later died after her feeding tube was removed… Do you believe that Congress did the right thing in getting involved in the case, or do you think Congress should have stayed out of the case? (SCHIAVO)
TOTAL%
1) Believe that Congress did the right thing52819.6
2) Believe that Congress should have stayed out of the case200874.5
9) Don't know/Refused1605.9
TOTAL2696100.0
101) Combined responses from ABORAVL1 and ABORAVL2 (ABORAVL)
TOTAL%
1) Generally available to those who want it93334.6
2) Available but under stricter limits than it is now61722.9
3) Against the law except for rape, incest and to save life84731.4
4) Should not be permitted at all2509.3
9) Don't Know/Refused491.8
TOTAL2696100.0
102) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] Which comes closer to your view? Abortion should be generally available to those who want it; Abortion should be available but under stricter limits than it is now; Abortion should be against the law except in cases of rape, incest and to save the woman's life; Abortion should not be permitted at all. (ABORAVL1)
TOTAL%
1) Generally available48735.5
2) Available, but under strict limits29221.3
3) Against the law except rape/incest/save life43932
4) Abortion should not be permitted at all1319.6
9) Don't know/Refused221.6
Missing1323 
TOTAL1371100.0
103) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] Which comes closer to your view? Abortion should not be permitted at all; Abortion should be against the law except in cases of rape, incest and to save the woman's life; Abortion should be available but under stricter limits than it is now; Abortion should be generally available to those who want it. (ABORAVL2)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion should not be permitted at all1188.9
2) Against the law except rape/incest/save life40830.9
3) Available, but under strict limits32424.5
4) Generally available44533.7
9) Don't know/Refused272
Missing1372 
TOTAL1322100.0
104) Regardless of whether or not you think abortion should be legal, do you personally believe that having an abortion is morally wrong in nearly all circumstances, morally wrong in some circumstances, or is it not a moral issue? (ABORWRNG)
TOTAL%
1) Morally wrong in nearly all circumstances78329.1
2) Morally wrong in some circumstances110941.2
3) Not a moral issue70226
9) Don't know/Refused1013.7
TOTAL2695100.0
105) Regardless of whether or not you think abortion should be legal, do you think it would be a good thing to reduce the number of abortions performed in the United States, or don't you feel this way? (ABORREDU)
TOTAL%
1) Good thing to reduce the number of abortions157758.5
2) Don't feel this way88933
9) Don't know/Refused2298.5
TOTAL2695100.0
106) As you may know, the federal government has debated whether to fund certain kinds of medical research known as ‘stem cell research'… How much have you heard about this? (STEMRESR)
TOTAL%
1) A lot129848.1
2) A little113142
3) Nothing at all2559.5
9) Don't know/Refused12.4
TOTAL2696100.0
107) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] All in all, which is more important… (STEMIMP1)
TOTAL%
1) Conducting embryonic stem cell research that might result in new medical cures75555
2) Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research41029.9
9) Don't know/Refused20815.1
Missing1323 
TOTAL1373100.0
108) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] All in all, which is more important… (STEMIMP2)
TOTAL%
1) Conducting embryonic stem cell research that might result in new medical cures76958.1
2) Not destroying the potential life of human embryos involved in this research41331.2
9) Don't know/Refused14110.7
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
109) [IF ANSWER GIVEN TO STEMIMP1 OR STEMPIMP2] Which one of the following has had the biggest influence on your thinking on this issue… (STEMINFL)
TOTAL%
1) A personal experience32113.7
2) The views of your friends and family1175
3) What you have seen or read in the media57024.3
4) Your religious beliefs53822.9
5) Your education53222.7
6) OR something else23410
9) Don't know/Refused351.5
Missing349 
TOTAL2347100.0
110) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] Overall, do you think the ability of terrorists to launch another major attack on the U.S. is greater, the same, or less than it was at the time of the September 11th terrorist attacks? (TERRATT)
TOTAL%
1) Greater39128.5
2) The same55040.1
3) Less39228.6
9) Don't know/Refused392.8
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
111) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] In general, how well do you think the U.S. government is doing in reducing the threat of terrorism? (TERRTHRT)
TOTAL%
1) Very well21916.6
2) Fairly well69852.8
3) Not too well26019.7
4) Not at all well1088.2
9) Don't know/Refused382.9
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
112) [ASK FORM 1 ONLY:] In order to curb terrorism in this country, do you think it is necessary for the average person to give up some civil liberties, or not? (TERRCURB)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, it is necessary55040.1
2) No, it is not necessary72252.6
9) Don't know/Refused1007.3
Missing1323 
TOTAL1372100.0
113) Holds text for ANTITERR (LSTQ68)
TOTAL%
1) Q68F2SB162146.9
2) Q68F2SB270253.1
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
114) [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] What concerns you more about the government's anti-terrorism policies? (ANTITERR)
TOTAL%
1) That they have not gone far enough to adequately protect the country68751.9
2) That they have gone too far in restricting the average person's civil liberties40330.5
3) Neither/Approve of policies13610.3
9) Don't know/Refused977.3
Missing1372 
TOTAL1323100.0
115) What is your religious preference — do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or don't you have a religious preference? (RELPREF)
TOTAL%
1) Christian (include Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox religions, Protestant religions such as Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovah's Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.)206376.5
2) Jewish411.5
3) Muslim (include Islam/Islamic)13.5
4) Other non-Christian672.5
5) Atheist582.2
6) Agnostic682.5
7) Something else441.6
8) No preference29911.1
9) Don't know/Refused431.6
TOTAL2696100.0
116) Text response if "Something else/other" to RELPREF (RELPREF2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
117) [IF "Christian" to RELPREF] Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox- such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, or something else? (CHRISTI)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant (include Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovah's Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.)126762.8
2) Roman Catholic (include Catholic)56327.9
3) Mormon (include Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints)321.6
4) Orthodox (include Greek or Russian Orthodox, etc.)13.6
5) Something else864.3
9) Don't know/Refused572.8
Missing678 
TOTAL2018100.0
118) Text response if "Something else/other" to CHRISTI (CHRISTI2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
119) [IF "Protestant" or "Something else" to CHRISTI] As I read a list, tell me which if any of these denominations you are affiliated with. (AFFDENOM)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist47334
2) Methodist19413.9
3) Lutheran1107.9
4) Presbyterian755.4
5) Congregational or United Church of Christ564
6) Nondenominational or Independent Church16912.1
7) Pentecostal664.7
8) Episcopalian503.6
9) Reformed, or7.5
10) Something else1087.8
11) Nothing in particular654.7
99) Don't know/Refused201.4
Missing1305 
TOTAL1393100.0
120) Text response if "Something else/other" to AFFDENOM (AFFDENO2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
121) [IF "Christian" or "Something else" to RELPREF] Would you describe yourself as a "born-again" or evangelical Christian, or not? (BORNAGN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes95744.7
2) No109451.1
9) Don't know/Refused884.1
Missing556 
TOTAL2139100.0
122) [IF "Christian" to RELPREF] As I read from a list, please tell me which if any of the following descriptions apply to you. Pentecostal Christian… does this apply to you, or not? (DENPENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies22511.1
2) No, does not apply168383.4
9) Don't know/Refused1105.5
Missing678 
TOTAL2018100.0
123) [IF "Christian" to RELPREF] As I read from a list, please tell me which if any of the following descriptions apply to you. Charismatic or Spirit-Filled Christian… does this apply to you, or not? (DENCHARI)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies73636.5
2) No, does not apply115857.4
9) Don't know/Refused1246.1
Missing678 
TOTAL2018100.0
124) [IF "Christian" to RELPREF] As I read from a list, please tell me which if any of the following descriptions apply to you. Liberal or Progressive Christian… does this apply to you, or not? (DENPROG)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, applies74436.9
2) No, does not apply113856.4
9) Don't know/Refused1366.7
Missing678 
TOTAL2018100.0
125) Aside from weddings and funerals how often do you attend religious services… more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week40615.1
2) Once a week65424.3
3) Once or twice a month36113.4
4) A few times a year53419.8
5) Seldom40214.9
6) Never29511
9) Don't know/Refused421.6
TOTAL2694100.0
126) How important would you say religion is in your own life...very important, fairly important, or not very important? (RELIMPT)
TOTAL%
1) Very important154957.5
2) Fairly important65524.3
3) Not very important46217.1
9) Don't know/Refused291.1
TOTAL2695100.0
127) Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.90833.7
2) The Bible is the word of God, but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.110040.8
3) The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.50318.7
4) Other732.7
9) Don't know/Refused1114.1
TOTAL2695100.0
128) In your opinion, should churches and other houses of worship keep out of political matters...or should they express their views on day-to-day social and political questions? (CHRCHOUT)
TOTAL%
1) Should keep out121445
2) Should express views135550.3
9) No opinion1264.7
TOTAL2695100.0
129) Do you use a computer at your workplace, at school, at home or anywhere else on at least an occasional basis? (USECOMP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes207476.9
2) No60122.3
9) Don't know/Refused21.8
TOTAL2696100.0
130) Do you ever go online to access the Internet or World Wide Web or to send and receive email? (GOONLINE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes191371
2) No76528.4
9) Don't know/Refused17.6
TOTAL2695100.0
131) What is your age? (AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18672.5
19) 19501.9
20) 20291.1
21) 21301.1
22) 22421.6
23) 23461.7
24) 24552
25) 2524.9
26) 26331.2
27) 27632.3
28) 28441.6
29) 29622.3
30) 30582.2
31) 31371.4
32) 32271
33) 33612.3
34) 34562.1
35) 35672.5
36) 36431.6
37) 37481.8
38) 38552
39) 39511.9
40) 40491.8
41) 41301.1
42) 42521.9
43) 43953.5
44) 44532
45) 45431.6
46) 46491.8
47) 47582.2
48) 48501.9
49) 49562.1
50) 50461.7
51) 51521.9
52) 52451.7
53) 53752.8
54) 54441.6
55) 55471.7
56) 56572.1
57) 57371.4
58) 58411.5
59) 5920.7
60) 60381.4
61) 6123.9
62) 62391.4
63) 63261
64) 64311.2
65) 65341.3
66) 66311.2
67) 6713.5
68) 68271
69) 6917.6
70) 70281
71) 7116.6
72) 7225.9
73) 73291.1
74) 7414.5
75) 75311.2
76) 7619.7
77) 7720.7
78) 78281
79) 7918.7
80) 8017.6
81) 813.1
82) 8216.6
83) 8317.6
84) 8410.4
85) 8514.5
86) 863.1
87) 877.3
88) 8810.4
89) 892.1
91) 916.2
97) 97 or older10
99) Don't know/Refused351.3
TOTAL2695100.0
132) What is the last grade or class that you completed in school? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) None, or grade 1-8772.9
2) High school incomplete (Grades 9-11)2459.1
3) High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)86031.9
4) Technical, trade, or vocational school AFTER high school1174.3
5) Some college, no 4-year degree (including associate degree)64924.1
6) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)42615.8
7) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph. D.; law or medical school)29811.1
9) Don't know/Refused23.9
TOTAL2695100.0
133) Are you, yourself, of Hispanic origin or descent, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, or some other Spanish background? (HISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes28010.4
2) No238888.6
9) Don't know/Refused271
TOTAL2695100.0
134) Hold items to use in RACE (TXTRACE)
TOTAL%
1) What is your race? Are you white, black, Asian, or some other race?241589.6
2) Are you white Hispanic, black Hispanic, or some other race?28010.4
TOTAL2695100.0
135) What is your race? Are you white, black, Asian, or some other? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White212578.8
2) Black28410.5
3) Asian501.9
4) Other or mixed race1957.2
9) Don't know/Refused411.5
TOTAL2695100.0
136) Are you married, divorced, separated, widowed, or never been married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married141652.5
2) Divorced32512.1
3) Separated281
4) Widowed2398.9
5) Never been married65524.3
9) Don't know/Refused321.2
TOTAL2695100.0
137) Are you the parent or guardian of any children under 18 now living in your household? (PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes90833.7
2) No176265.4
9) Don't know/Refused25.9
TOTAL2695100.0
138) Last year, that is in 2004, what was your total family income from all sources, before taxes? Just stop me when I get to the right category. (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,0002117.8
2) 10 to under $20,0002569.5
3) 20 to under $30,00031411.7
4) 30 to under $40,00035913.3
5) 40 to under $50,0002579.5
6) 50 to under $75,00037413.9
7) 75 to under $100,00028010.4
8) 100 to under $150,0001846.8
9) $150,000 or more1164.3
10) Don't know/Refused34412.8
TOTAL2695100.0
139) These days, many people are so busy they can't find time to register to vote, or move around so often they don't get a chance to re-register. Are you NOW registered to vote in your precinct or election district or haven't you been able to register so far? (REGIST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, registered219881.6
2) No, not registered44516.5
9) Don't know/Refused521.9
TOTAL2695100.0
140) Are you absolutely certain that you are registered to vote, or is there a chance that your registration has lapsed because you moved or for some other reason? (REGICERT)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely certain215998.2
2) Chance registration has lapsed271.2
9) Don't know/Refused12.5
Missing497 
TOTAL2198100.0
141) In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat, or Independent? (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Republican82330.5
2) Democrat92534.3
3) Independent77528.8
4) No preference993.7
5) Other party11.4
9) Don't know/Refused622.3
TOTAL2695100.0
142) As of today do you lean more to the Republican Party or more to the Democratic Party? (PARTYLN)
TOTAL%
1) Republican24625.9
2) Democrat39341.5
9) Other/Don't know/Refused30932.6
Missing1748 
TOTAL948100.0
143) In general, would you describe your political views as… (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative1887
2) Conservative69325.7
3) Moderate105439.1
4) Liberal, OR45717
5) Very liberal1455.4
9) Don't know/Refused1595.9
TOTAL2696100.0
144) In last year's presidential election between George W. Bush and John Kerry, did things come up that kept you from voting, or did you happen to vote? (PVOTE04A)
TOTAL%
1) Voted205376.2
2) Did not vote (includes too young to vote)58321.6
8) Don't remember if voted6.2
9) Refused532
TOTAL2695100.0
145) Did you vote for Bush, Kerry or someone else? (PVOTE04B)
TOTAL%
1) Bush94446
2) Kerry94345.9
3) Other candidate623
4) Don't remember which candidate16.8
9) Refused884.3
Missing643 
TOTAL2053100.0
146) Are you now employed full-time, part-time or not employed? (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time137651
2) Part-time33012.2
3) Not employed93034.5
9) Don't know/Refused602.2
TOTAL2696100.0
147) Are you yourself a veteran of the armed services? (VETERAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent33512.4
2) Yes, spouse2378.8
3) Yes, both6.2
4) Yes, respondent still active/in the reserves8.3
5) Yes, spouse still active/in the reserves6.2
7) No205076
9) Don't know/Refused542
TOTAL2696100.0
148) Are you (or is your spouse) a member of a labor union? (LABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent2288.5
2) Yes, spouse1194.4
3) Yes, both491.8
4) No, neither are222582.6
9) Don't know/Refused742.7
TOTAL2695100.0
149) What is your zipcode? (ZIPCODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL269552436.0030843.99
150) At a later date, news reporters may want to talk further with people who took part in this survey. Would you be willing to talk to a reporter about the survey topics at a convenient time? (CONTACT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes146854.5
2) No115943
9) Don't know/Refused692.6
TOTAL2696100.0
151) So that a reporter might reach you more easily, can you tell me your first name? (NAME)
TOTAL%
1) Gave name143797.9
2) Declined to be contacted at this point312.1
Missing1228 
TOTAL1468100.0
152) Thank you very much for your time. In case you are interested, this survey is being conducted by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press. They will have a report about it on their website in the coming weeks. Would you like their web site address? (WEBSITE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, website requested142452.8
2) No, website not requested127247.2
TOTAL2696100.0
153) Interviewer initials (FEND)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
154) End of date interview (FDATE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL269550714.881.41
155) Day of week-End (FDOW)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26954.751.94
156) Sample Weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1.7951.093
157) Aside from weddings and funerals how often do you attend religious services… more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Once a week or more106140
3) Once or twice a month36113.6
4) A few times a year53420.1
5) Seldom40215.2
6) Never29511.1
Missing42 
TOTAL2653100.0
158) What is the last grade or class that you completed in school? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less HS Graduate32212.1
3) High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)86032.2
4) Technical school, some college76628.7
6) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)42615.9
7) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph. D.; law or medical school)29811.2
Missing23 
TOTAL2672100.0
159) Sex of respondent (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male127847.4
2) Female141752.6
TOTAL2695100.0
160) What is your religious preference — do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or don't you have a religious preference? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Christian (include Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox religions, Protestant religions such as Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovah's Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.)206377.8
2) Other1656.2
5) Atheist, Agnostic, No Preference42416
Missing43 
TOTAL2652100.0
161) Region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast51519.1
2) Midwest61122.7
3) South97536.2
4) West59422
TOTAL2695100.0