Portraits of American Life Study, 1st Wave, 2006

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All frequencies weighted by 500) PAWT2
1) Respondent ID (RESP_ZRI)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL0
2) In the past twelve months, how often have you participated in gambling for money, including lotteries, betting, card games, etc.? (ADV_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused351.3
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Once a day or more421.6
2) A few times a week1224.7
3) Once a week1576
4) Two of three times a month2228.5
5) Once a month1696.5
6) A few times41415.9
7) Once or twice41916.1
8) Never102239.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
3) In the past twelve months, how often have you used illegal drugs? (ADV_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused461.8
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Once a day or more542.1
2) A few times a week431.7
3) Once a week14.5
4) Two of three times a month311.2
5) Once a month21.8
6) A few times803.1
7) Once or twice1034
8) Never221284.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2606100.0
4) In the past twelve months, how often have you viewed pornographic materials? (ADV_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused441.7
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Once a day or more281.1
2) A few times a week973.7
3) Once a week572.2
4) Two of three times a month903.5
5) Once a month712.7
6) A few times2057.9
7) Once or twice38514.8
8) Never162462.4
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
5) The next questions are about your opinions on social and political issues. For each statement, please indicate whether you strongly disagree, somewhat disagree, neither agree nor disagree, somewhat agree, or strongly agree. The only legal marriage should be a marriage between one man and one woman. (AMA_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused361.4
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Strongly disagree56221.6
2) Somewhat disagree2188.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree31812.2
4) Somewhat agree1475.6
5) Strongly agree132050.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
6) Immigrants coming into the U.S. are taking too many jobs away from other American citizens. (AMA_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused331.3
-4) Don't know13.5
1) Strongly disagree51419.7
2) Somewhat disagree39615.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree55021.1
4) Somewhat agree54621
5) Strongly agree55321.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
7) Sexual intercourse before marriage is wrong. (AMA_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused321.2
-4) Don't know6.2
1) Strongly disagree71927.6
2) Somewhat disagree41515.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree66125.4
4) Somewhat agree28911.1
5) Strongly agree48218.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
8) It is usually a good idea for a couple to live together before marriage. (AMA_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.1
-4) Don't know10.4
1) Strongly disagree66325.5
2) Somewhat disagree32212.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree67225.8
4) Somewhat agree52120
5) Strongly agree38714.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
9) It's OK to have a country where the races are basically separate from one another, as long as they have equal opportunity. (AMA_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused391.5
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Strongly disagree102439.3
2) Somewhat disagree38614.8
3) Neither agree nor disagree67525.9
4) Somewhat agree26010
5) Strongly agree2057.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
10) Government should do more to help minorities increase their standard of living. (AMA_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.3
-4) Don't know14.5
1) Strongly disagree42016.1
2) Somewhat disagree37814.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree61723.7
4) Somewhat agree58322.4
5) Strongly agree55821.4
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
11) One of the most effective ways to improve race relations in the U.S. is to stop talking about race. (AMA_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused401.5
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Strongly disagree51619.8
2) Somewhat disagree34213.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree60623.3
4) Somewhat agree56421.7
5) Strongly agree52120
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
12) The government should financially compensate black Americans who are descendents of slaves. (AMA_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused441.7
-4) Don't know261
1) Strongly disagree145155.7
2) Somewhat disagree2579.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree46617.9
4) Somewhat agree1756.7
5) Strongly agree1857.1
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
13) If we want to create a society where people get along, we must recognize that each ethnic group has the right to maintain its own unique traditions. (AMA_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused381.5
-4) Don't know18.7
1) Strongly disagree1776.8
2) Somewhat disagree1726.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree37514.4
4) Somewhat agree77129.6
5) Strongly agree105440.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
14) In the U.S., street signs and other public signs should only be written in English. (AMA_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused321.2
-4) Don't know14.5
1) Strongly disagree33512.9
2) Somewhat disagree27810.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree42516.3
4) Somewhat agree42716.4
5) Strongly agree109442
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
15) [If RM_1= 2, 3, 4 or 5, ASK ARA_1. OTHERWISE SKIP TO ART_1] For each of the following statements, please indicate whether you strongly disagree, somewhat disagree, neither agree nor disagree, somewhat agree, or strongly agree. There are errors in your religious text on moral, spiritual, or religious matters. (ARA_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused421.8
-4) Don't know291.3
1) Strongly disagree88838.3
2) Somewhat disagree2199.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree70630.4
4) Somewhat agree29612.8
5) Strongly agree1396
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
16) I have a personally meaningful relationship with God. (ARA_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.5
-4) Don't know9.4
1) Strongly disagree1114.8
2) Somewhat disagree1446.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree42118.2
4) Somewhat agree69630
5) Strongly agree90339
Missing291 
TOTAL2318100.0
17) I believe that God loves me and cares about me. (ARA_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.5
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Strongly disagree1325.7
2) Somewhat disagree612.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree1888.1
4) Somewhat agree36315.7
5) Strongly agree153466.1
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
18) In the last few years, how often have you felt that God is punishing you for your sins or lack of spirituality? (ARA_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused351.5
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Never115849.9
2) Rarely46019.8
3) Sometimes55023.7
4) Very often753.2
5) Every day or almost every day261.1
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
19) In the last three years how often have you felt angry at God? (ARA_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused331.4
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Never128555.4
2) Rarely59925.8
3) Sometimes36115.6
4) Very often311.3
5) Every day or almost every day3.1
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
20) In the last three years how often have you wondered whether God had abandoned you? (ARA_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused321.4
-4) Don't know14.6
1) Never134758.1
2) Rarely49221.2
3) Sometimes37516.2
4) Very often441.9
5) Every day or almost every day15.6
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
21) In the last three years how often have you had doubts about your faith? (ARA_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused321.4
-4) Don't know10.4
1) Never123353.1
2) Rarely49121.2
3) Sometimes47920.6
4) Very often682.9
5) Every day or almost every day8.3
Missing291 
TOTAL2321100.0
22) There are errors in your religious text regarding science or history. (ARA_1B)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused391.7
-4) Don't know311.3
1) Strongly disagree78133.7
2) Somewhat disagree25611
3) Neither agree nor disagree73831.8
4) Somewhat agree30913.3
5) Strongly agree1667.2
Missing291 
TOTAL2320100.0
23) God created the world in six, twenty-four-hour days. (ARA_1C)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused401.7
-4) Don't know451.9
1) Strongly disagree49921.5
2) Somewhat disagree1797.7
3) Neither agree nor disagree66128.5
4) Somewhat agree2199.4
5) Strongly agree67629.2
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
24) I try hard to live all my life according to my religious beliefs. (ARA_1D)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused361.6
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Strongly disagree1245.3
2) Somewhat disagree1908.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree52122.5
4) Somewhat agree70630.4
5) Strongly agree72731.3
Missing291 
TOTAL2319100.0
25) Which statement best describes your beliefs about Jesus Christ? (ARBL_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused471.8
-4) Don't know291.1
1) He was the divine, only Son of God190773.2
2) A prophet of God, but not God1726.6
3) A wise man or a good moral teacher, but not God28310.9
4) He was just another person762.9
5) He was something else not described above843.2
6) Not heard of Jesus Christ6.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
26) Was your religious text fully inspired by God, partly inspired by God, or not inspired by God? (ARBL_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused512
-4) Don't know582.2
1) Fully inspired by God151958.3
2) Partly inspired by God74328.5
3) Not inspired by God2178.3
4) I have never heard of the religious text16.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
27) Outside of religious worship services, have you read any part of your religious text in the past twelve months? (ARBL_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.3
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Yes159061.4
2) No96037.1
Missing22 
TOTAL2588100.0
28) [If ARBL_9=1, GO TO ARBL_10; ELSE GO TO ARBL_11] How often have you typically read your religious text in the past twelve months? (ARBL_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know7.4
1) Once1147.2
2) A few times56635.6
3) Once a month1418.9
4) 2-3 times a month18311.5
5) Once a week1127
6) A few times a week (but less than every day)26216.5
7) Once a day1559.7
8) More than once a day483
Missing1020 
TOTAL1590100.0
29) Are you part of a small group that studies your religious text? (ARBL_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused351.4
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Yes44917.3
2) No209981.1
Missing22 
TOTAL2588100.0
30) At your meals at home, how often does someone say grace or give thanks aloud? (ARBL_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused331.3
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Never68526.3
2) A few times a year68626.3
3) Once a month1054
4) 2-3 times a month1074.1
5) Once a week823.1
6) A few times a week but less than every day2529.7
7) Once a day29111.2
8) More than once a day35913.8
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
31) In the past twelve months how often have you typically prayed, not including before meals and at religious services? (ARBL_13)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused351.3
-4) Don't know8.3
1) Never40515.5
2) A few times43816.8
3) Once a month1224.7
4) 2-3 times a month2098
5) Once a week1154.4
6) A few times a week (but less than every day)37014.2
7) Once a day44617.1
8) 2-3 times a day29311.2
9) More than 3 times a day1646.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
32) [IF CI_1=1-9 OR 12 ASK ARBL_14. ELSE SKIP TO ARA_1. IF CI_1=1-7 FILL "a (CI_1 ANSWER)". IF CI_1=8 OR 9 FILL "an (CI_1 ANSWER)". IF CI_1=12 FILL "CI_3 ANSWER".] Have you ever tried to encourage someone to become a member of your religion? (ARBL_14)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused331.4
-4) Don't know6.3
1) Yes90439.6
2) No134058.7
Missing327 
TOTAL2283100.0
33) In general, how comfortable or uncomfortable would you be if your daughter marries someone who is white and not Hispanic? (ARE_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused162
-4) Don't know4.5
1) Very uncomfortable668.3
2) Somewhat uncomfortable506.3
3) Neither comfortable nor uncomfortable21226.7
4) Somewhat comfortable587.3
5) Very comfortable20125.3
6) Depends18823.6
Missing1814 
TOTAL795100.0
34) In general, how comfortable or uncomfortable would you be if your daughter married someone who is Asian? (ARE_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused371.5
-4) Don't know13.5
1) Very uncomfortable2479.9
2) Somewhat uncomfortable28811.6
3) Neither comfortable nor uncomfortable73929.6
4) Somewhat comfortable2469.9
5) Very comfortable47719.1
6) Depends44617.9
Missing117 
TOTAL2493100.0
35) In general, how comfortable or uncomfortable would you be if your daughter married someone who is Hispanic or Latino? (ARE_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.5
-4) Don't know11.5
1) Very uncomfortable26211.5
2) Somewhat uncomfortable32614.3
3) Neither comfortable nor uncomfortable61026.7
4) Somewhat comfortable2149.4
5) Very comfortable42918.8
6) Depends39517.3
Missing328 
TOTAL2281100.0
36) In general, how comfortable or uncomfortable would you be if your daughter married someone who is Black or African American? (ARE_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.5
-4) Don't know10.4
1) Very uncomfortable49121.1
2) Somewhat uncomfortable44619.2
3) Neither comfortable nor uncomfortable47920.6
4) Somewhat comfortable1888.1
5) Very comfortable30613.2
6) Depends37116
Missing286 
TOTAL2325100.0
37) Of the following groups - Whites, Blacks, Hispanics, Asians, or Indians - which one do you feel you have the most in common with? (ARE_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused702.7
-4) Don't know1756.7
1) Whites33612.9
2) Blacks50719.5
3) Hispanics52720.2
4) Asians37114.2
5) American Indians61923.8
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
38) Of the following groups - Whites, Blacks, Hispanics, Asians, or Indians - which one do you feel you have the least in common with? (ARE_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1094.2
-4) Don't know1003.8
1) Whites1305
2) Blacks61323.5
3) Hispanics30411.7
4) Asians76929.5
5) American Indians58022.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
39) In the past twelve months, about how many times have you been in the home of a friend of a different race or had them in your home? (ARE_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.1
-4) Don't know7.3
0) Never73528.2
1) Once2318.9
2) 2-4 times47518.2
3) 5-9 times38114.6
4) Once a month26410.1
5) Twice a month1806.9
6) Once a week1154.4
7) More than once a week1897.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2606100.0
40) [ASK ARH_1 IF LV_1=1 or 2. ELSE SKIP TO ARH_8] Thinking about your relationship with your spouse/partner in the past year, how often would you say that your spouse/partner expresses affection or love for you? (ARH_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused382.3
-4) Don't know3.2
1) Never271.6
2) Rarely623.7
3) Once or twice a month985.9
4) Once a week1438.5
5) A few times a week28517
6) Once a day32719.5
7) More than once a day69041.2
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
41) Thinking about your relationship with your spouse/partner in the past year, how often would you say that your spouse/partner compliments you for the work you do around the house or as a parent? (ARH_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.7
-4) Don't know3.2
1) Never482.9
2) Rarely1649.8
3) Once or twice a month24014.3
4) Once a week24914.9
5) A few times a week47628.5
6) Once a day25315.1
7) More than once a day21112.6
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
42) Thinking about your relationship with your spouse/partner in the past year, how often would you say that your spouse/partner performs small acts of kindness for you (for example, making you coffee in the morning)? (ARH_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.7
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Never613.6
2) Rarely1036.2
3) Once or twice a month1126.7
4) Once a week1609.6
5) A few times a week42325.3
6) Once a day32419.4
7) More than once a day45927.4
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
43) Thinking about your relationship with your spouse/partner in the past year, how often would you say that your spouse/partner insults or harshly criticizes you? (ARH_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused301.8
-4) Don't know3.2
1) Never42825.6
2) Rarely70542.2
3) Once or twice a month25515.3
4) Once a week945.6
5) A few times a week1006
6) Once a day321.9
7) More than once a day251.5
Missing937 
TOTAL1672100.0
44) Thinking about your relationship with your spouse/partner in the past year, how often would you say that your spouse/partner hits or slaps you? (ARH_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused271.6
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Never157193.8
2) Rarely623.7
3) Once or twice a month3.2
4) Once a week5.3
5) A few times a week3.2
6) Once a day2.1
Missing937 
TOTAL1674100.0
45) In the past year, how often would you say you and your spouse/partner pray together, not including before meals and at religious services? (ARH_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused271.6
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Never75645.2
2) Rarely40324.1
3) Once or twice a month1639.7
4) Once a week633.8
5) A few times a week1036.2
6) Once a day1026.1
7) More than once a day553.3
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
46) In the past year, how often would you say you and your spouse/partner talk or read about religion, God, or spirituality together? (ARH_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused271.6
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Never33319.9
2) Rarely43826.2
3) Once or twice a month34520.6
4) Once a week16810
5) A few times a week21713
6) Once a day845
7) More than once a day613.6
Missing937 
TOTAL1674100.0
47) [ASK ARH_8 IF HR_7=3 FOR ANY HH MEMBER OR LV_2=1. ELSE SKIP TO ARQ_1. FILL TEXT IF HR_7 NE 3 FOR ANY HH MEMBER AND IF LV_2=1: Though your child or children are not living with you,/ELSE LEAVE BLANK] Though your children are not living with you/How often do you communicate with your child or children, whether in person or through other means? (ARH_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused271.4
-4) Don't know6.3
1) Never361.9
2) Rarely392.1
3) Once or twice a week965.1
4) Once a week1558.2
5) A few times a week33617.8
6) Once a day24012.7
7) More than once a day95450.5
Missing723 
TOTAL1889100.0
48) How often do you eat at the table with your child or children? (ARH_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused311.6
-4) Don't know11.6
1) Never20110.6
2) Rarely23312.3
3) Once or twice a month25713.6
4) Once a week1216.4
5) A few times a week36319.2
6) Once a day36619.4
7) More than once a day30516.2
Missing723 
TOTAL1888100.0
49) How often do you yell at your child or children? (ARH_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused281.5
-4) Don't know6.3
1) Never59331.4
2) Rarely61832.8
3) Once or twice a month1508
4) Once a week1196.3
5) A few times a week23112.2
6) Once a day1025.4
7) More than once a day392.1
Missing723 
TOTAL1886100.0
50) How often do you talk or read about religion, God, or spirituality with your child or children? (ARH_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused331.7
-4) Don't know12.6
1) Never38520.4
2) Rarely44223.4
3) Once or twice a month37519.9
4) Once a week21011.1
5) A few times a week25613.6
6) Once a day1115.9
7) More than once a day623.3
Missing723 
TOTAL1886100.0
51) Overall, how close do you feel to your children? (ARH_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused271.4
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Not at all close241.3
2) A little close482.5
3) Fairly close1528.1
4) Very close62032.8
5) Extremely close101253.6
Missing723 
TOTAL1888100.0
52) [ASK ARQ_1 THRU ARQ_5 IF LV_1=1 OR 2] All things considered, how would you describe your marriage/relationship? Would you say it is: (ARQ_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused241.4
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Completely unhappy342
2) Mostly unhappy503
3) Somewhat unhappy543.2
4) Neither happy nor unhappy694.1
5) Somewhat happy1519
6) Mostly happy74244.3
7) Completely happy54932.8
Missing937 
TOTAL1674100.0
53) How satisfied are you with the love and affection you receive from your spouse/partner? (ARQ_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.7
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Completely dissatisfied794.7
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1177
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied744.4
4) Somewhat satisfied51931
5) Completely satisfied85451
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
54) How satisfied are you with your sex life with your spouse/partner? (ARQ_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused563.3
-4) Don't know3.2
1) Completely dissatisfied915.4
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1388.2
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied17810.6
4) Somewhat satisfied46828
5) Completely satisfied73944.2
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
55) How satisfied are you with the way that you and your spouse/partner make decisions in your relationship? (ARQ_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused251.5
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Completely dissatisfied523.1
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1519
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied1187.1
4) Somewhat satisfied66339.6
5) Completely satisfied66339.6
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
56) Do you believe that your spouse/partner has ever been sexually or romantically involved with someone else since you married/moved in with him/her? (ARQ_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused422.5
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Definitely has not119571.4
2) Probably has not25415.2
3) Probably has744.4
4) Definitely has1036.2
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
57) [ASK ARQ_6 THRU ARQ_9 IF LV_1=1 OR 2] Not including your spouse/partner, have you ever been sexually involved with another person since you married/moved in with your spouse/partner? (ARQ_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused442.6
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Yes24014.3
2) No138983
Missing937 
TOTAL1674100.0
58) [IF ARQ_6=2 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO ARQ_8] With how many people besides your spouse/partner have you been sexually involved with since you married/moved in with your spouse/partner? (ARQ_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused72.9
-4) Don't know1.4
1) 111347.3
2) 25221.8
3) 32610.9
4) 4125
5) 5104.2
6) 6 to 1083.3
7) More than 10104.2
Missing2370 
TOTAL239100.0
59) Have you ever been romantically involved with someone else since you married/moved in with your spouse/partner? (ARQ_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused372.6
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Yes171.2
2) No134693.9
3) Not sure332.3
Missing1177 
TOTAL1434100.0
60) [If ARQ_8=2, 3, DK/RF, skip to ADV_1] With how many people have you been romantically involved since you married/moved in with your spouse/partner? (ARQ_9)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.250.45
61) [If LV_1=7, ask ARQ_5a] Have you ever been sexually involved with another person? (ARQ_5A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused51
-4) Don't know3.6
1) Yes40878.9
2) No10119.5
Missing2093 
TOTAL517100.0
62) [IF LV_1=3, 4, OR 6, ASK ARQ_5B] In the past three years, have you been sexually involved with another person? (ARQ_5B)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused101.5
-4) Don't know1.2
1) Yes36955.7
2) No28342.7
Missing1949 
TOTAL663100.0
63) [IF ARQ_5B=1, ASK ARQ_5C; ELSE SKIP TO ADV_1] With how many people have you been sexually involved with in the past three years? (ARQ_5C)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.3
1) 115040.7
2) 28021.7
3) 35013.6
4) 4226
5) 5236.2
6) 6 to 10287.6
7) More than 10154.1
Missing2241 
TOTAL369100.0
64) [ASK ART_2, IF CA_1=1. ELSE SKIP TO ART_6. (FILL CONGREGATION NAME FROM CA_4)] Do you only attend worship services at your congregation, or do you sometimes attend other congregations? (ART_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused131
-4) Don't know9.7
1) I attend my congregation64649.8
2) I sometimes attend other congregations62948.5
Missing1312 
TOTAL1297100.0
65) [ASK ART_3 IF ART_2=2. ELSE SKIP TO ART_5.] How often do you attend worship services at your congregation? (ART_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know2.2
1) Never262
2) Once or twice13510.6
3) Several times (but less than once a month)17313.6
4) Once a month1169.1
5) 2-3 times a month20015.7
6) Once a week41232.3
7) Twice a week1169.1
8) Three times a week or more947.4
Missing1335 
TOTAL1275100.0
66) How often do you attend worship services at other congregations? (ART_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.2
1) Never81.3
2) Once or twice31049.4
3) Several times (but less than once a month)18128.9
4) Once a month508
5) 2-3 times a month528.3
6) Once a week132.1
7) Twice a week81.3
8) Three times a week or more4.6
Missing1983 
TOTAL627100.0
67) If you personally had your choice, would you like to attend worship services much less often, somewhat less often, about the same as you do now, somewhat more often, or much more often? (ART_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused421.6
-4) Don't know23.9
1) Much less often1284.9
2) Somewhat less often732.8
3) Attend about the same as I do now115144.2
4) Somewhat more often80530.9
5) Much more often38314.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
68) [IF ART_5=1,2 OR DK/RF OR WJ_1=3-7 OR DK/RF SKIP TO ART_7] How often does your job interfere with attending religious services? (ART_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused7.4
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Once a week1599.9
2) A few times a week1277.9
3) Once a month583.6
4) A few times a year17811.1
5) Never107667
Missing1004 
TOTAL1606100.0
69) In the past twelve months, how often have you attended religious education or religious training classes or groups? (Some examples are Sunday, Sabbath, or Church school, Bible studies, Torah, or Quran class.) (ART_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused341.3
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Never161962.2
2) Once or twice33512.9
3) Several times (but less than once a month)1445.5
4) Once a month783
5) 2-3 times a month1114.3
6) Once a week1776.8
7) Twice a week682.6
8) Three times a week or more301.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2603100.0
70) [If CA_1=1 or CA_2=1 Fill: outside of your congregation, fill amount from ART_9 or ART_9a] Of the amount you just reported shown below, what percentage went to religious organizations or groups outside of your congregation? (ART_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1186
-4) Don't know532.7
1) 0%76939.3
2) 1-10%28014.3
3) 11-20%1015.2
4) 21-30%794
5) 31-40%572.9
6) 41-50%1025.2
7) 51-60%351.8
8) 61-70%221.1
9) 71-80%371.9
10) 81-90%512.6
11) 91-100%25112.8
Missing655 
TOTAL1955100.0
71) [Ask this question only if CA_1=1 or CA_2=1. If CA_3=2, fill: congregations; else fill: congregation] During the year 2005, what was the total dollar value of all donations, if any, that you and your spouse/partner made to your local congregation? Donations include any gifts of money, assets, or property. Just a guess is fine. Which of the following categories would be closest to your total donations in 2005? (ART_8A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1167.9
-4) Don't know422.8
1) $0-$2428619.4
2) $25-$10021414.5
3) $101-$30017011.5
4) $301-$1,00030020.3
5) $1,001-$5,00024816.8
6) $5,001-$10,000654.4
7) More than $10,000352.4
Missing1133 
TOTAL1476100.0
72) [IF CA_1=1 or CA_2=1 Fill: other charitable organizations not including your local religious congregation[s]. Else fill: charitable organizations] During the year 2005, what was the total dollar value of all donations you and your spouse/partner made to other charitable organizations not including your congregation? Charitable organizations include religious or non-profit organizations that help those in need or that serve public interests. Please do not include political contributions. Just a guess is fine. Which of the following categories would be closest to your total donations in 2005? (ART_9A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1586.1
-4) Don't know351.3
1) $0-$2491235
2) $25-$10047218.1
3) $101-$30037614.4
4) $301-$1,00040015.4
5) $1,001-%$5,0001937.4
6) $5,001-$10,000271
7) More than $10,000321.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
73) Are you currently involved in, affiliated with, or a member of a religious congregation or other place of worship? By congregation, I mean a church, temple, synagogue, mosque, or other place of worship. (CA_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes119145.6
2) No141854.4
TOTAL2609100.0
74) [IF CA_1=1, DK/RF, SKIP TO CA_3.] In the last three years have you been involved in, affiliated with, or a member of a religious congregation or other place of worship? (CA_2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes17912.6
2) No123987.4
Missing1191 
TOTAL1418100.0
75) [IF CA_2=2, DK/RF, SKIP TO RI_1.] Are you involved in, attending, or a member of one congregation or two or more congregations? (CA_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.1
1) One only103486.7
2) Two or more15713.2
Missing1419 
TOTAL1192100.0
76) Are you an official member of this religious congregation? (CA_7)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know7.5
1) Yes99967.4
2) No42728.8
3) Congregation doesn't have formal membership362.4
4) Was in the past, but not now13.9
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
77) [IF CA_7=2, 4, DK/RF, SKIP TO RI_1] What year were you first involved in or a member of this congregation? (CA_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know322.2
1943) 19431.1
1949) Before 1950422.8
1950) 19508.5
1951) 19511.1
1954) 1950-1954211.4
1959) 1955-1959231.6
1960) 19601.1
1963) 196300
1964) 1960-1964281.9
1965) 19657.5
1966) 19666.4
1967) 196711.7
1968) 196813.9
1969) 196910.7
1970) 197012.8
1971) 19713.2
1972) 197210.7
1973) 19739.6
1974) 197411.7
1975) 1975161.1
1976) 1976151
1977) 19777.5
1978) 197810.7
1979) 197914.9
1980) 1980332.2
1981) 19818.5
1982) 198211.7
1983) 1983231.6
1984) 198412.8
1985) 1985221.5
1986) 1986281.9
1987) 1987201.3
1988) 1988221.5
1989) 1989231.6
1990) 1990453
1991) 1991241.6
1992) 1992231.6
1993) 1993332.2
1994) 1994302
1995) 1995453
1996) 1996402.7
1997) 1997281.9
1998) 1998563.8
1999) 1999513.4
2000) 2000946.3
2001) 2001563.8
2002) 2002805.4
2003) 2003956.4
2004) 2004926.2
2005) 20051167.8
2006) 2006614.1
Missing1128 
TOTAL1483100.0
78) [FOR CA_12-CA_14, IF CA_2=1 USE PAST TENSE VERSION. ELSE USE PRESENT TENSE OF VERBS.] Please tell me how much you agree or disagree with the following statements about your current primary congregation. My congregation feels/felt like family to me. (CA_12)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Strongly agree68246
2) Somewhat agree46831.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree18412.4
4) Somewhat disagree865.8
5) Strongly disagree563.8
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
79) [FOR CA_12-CA_14, IF CA_2=1 USE PAST TENSE VERSION. ELSE USE PRESENT TENSE OF VERBS.] Please tell me how much you agree or disagree with the following statements about your current primary congregation. My congregation meets/met my spiritual needs. (CA_13)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Strongly agree76351.5
2) Somewhat agree47932.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree1137.6
4) Somewhat disagree815.5
5) Strongly disagree412.8
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
80) [FOR CA_12-CA_14, IF CA_2=1 USE PAST TENSE VERSION. ELSE USE PRESENT TENSE OF VERBS.] Please tell me how much you agree or disagree with the following statements about your current primary congregation. I feel/felt like an outsider in my congregation. (CA_14)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know12.8
1) Strongly agree594
2) Somewhat agree1238.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree1339
4) Somewhat disagree22515.2
5) Strongly disagree92962.7
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
81) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? Sermons, preaching, or homilies (CA_15)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know13.9
1) Very satisfied86058
2) Somewhat satisfied44329.9
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied745
4) Somewhat dissatisfied583.9
5) Very dissatisfied191.3
6) Not applicable14.9
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
82) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? The music at worship services (CA_16)
TOTAL%
-4) -411.7
1) Very satisfied83556.4
2) Somewhat satisfied40027
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied1067.2
4) Somewhat dissatisfied634.3
5) Very dissatisfied322.2
6) Not applicable332.2
Missing1128 
TOTAL1480100.0
83) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? Community outreach or service ministries (CA_17)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know332.2
1) Very satisfied69346.8
2) Somewhat satisfied44530
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied18512.5
4) Somewhat dissatisfied533.6
5) Very dissatisfied342.3
6) Not applicable382.6
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
84) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? Religious education classes for adults, such as Sunday, Church, or Sabbath school, Bible class, Quran class, etc. (CA_18)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know362.4
1) Very satisfied72248.7
2) Somewhat satisfied37425.2
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied17711.9
4) Somewhat dissatisfied392.6
5) Very dissatisfied12.8
6) Not applicable1228.2
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
85) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? The children's programs or youth groups (CA_19)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know362.4
1) Very satisfied72949.2
2) Somewhat satisfied33622.7
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied15310.3
4) Somewhat dissatisfied604
5) Very dissatisfied302
6) Not applicable1399.4
Missing1128 
TOTAL1483100.0
86) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? How money is handled or spent (CA_20)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know483.2
1) Very satisfied64843.7
2) Somewhat satisfied35023.6
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied25116.9
4) Somewhat dissatisfied674.5
5) Very dissatisfied362.4
6) Not applicable825.5
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
87) How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with the following activities at your congregation? How major decisions are made (CA_21)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know342.5
1) Very satisfied51737.7
2) Somewhat satisfied44332.3
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied21916
4) Somewhat dissatisfied674.9
5) Very dissatisfied443.2
6) Not applicable463.4
Missing1239 
TOTAL1370100.0
88) [DEFINE LEADER FILL: IF CI_1= 1, USE "pastor" 2, USE "imam" 3, USE "rabbi" 4, USE "priest". ELSE, USE "primary religious leader", if CI_1_1=1 and CI_4=1, USE "priest".] How close do/did you feel to the primary religious leader at your congregation? (CA_22)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know8.6
1) Extremely close20314.8
2) Very close30021.9
3) Quite close21515.7
4) A little close34725.3
5) Not at all close29521.5
Missing1239 
TOTAL1370100.0
89) [DEFINE LEADER FILL: IF CI_1= 1, USE "pastor" 2, USE "imam" 3, USE "rabbi" 4, USE "priest". ELSE, USE "primary religious leader", if CI_1_1=1 and CI_4=1, USE "priest".] How much respect do/did you have for the head religious leader? (CA_23)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know13.9
1) A great deal93268
2) A good bit29621.6
3) A little1108
4) None at all171.2
Missing1239 
TOTAL1370100.0
90) [DEFINE LEADER FILL: IF CI_1= 1, USE "pastor" 2, USE "imam" 3, USE "rabbi" 4, USE "priest". ELSE, USE "primary religious leader", if CI_1_1=1 and CI_4=1, USE "priest".] How often do/did you talk with the religious leader at your congregation, not including just saying "hello" after worship services? (CA_24)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know6.4
1) Every day201.5
2) Two or three times a week1299.4
3) Once a week17012.4
4) Two or three times a month14910.9
5) Once a month21015.3
6) A few times a year38227.9
7) Never30222
Missing1239 
TOTAL1370100.0
91) In the past three years, have you held a leadership position in your congregation such as teacher, elder, deacon, small group or youth group leader, worship leader, or choir director? (CA_28)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Yes31020.9
2) No116678.7
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
92) In the past three years, have you served on committees or boards at your congregation? (CA_29)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Yes29519.9
2) No118279.8
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
93) In the past three years, have you organized events or groups at your congregation? (CA_30)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Yes30720.7
2) No117078.9
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
94) [ASK CA_31 IF CA_28=1 OR CA_29=1 OR IF CA_30=1, ELSE SKIP TO CA_34.] In a typical month does your work at your congregation in leadership positions, organizing events, or serving on committees take up more than one hour of your time? (CA_31)
TOTAL%
1) Yes33868.6
2) No15531.4
Missing2117 
TOTAL493100.0
95) About how many hours per week on average does this work at your congregation take up? (CA_32)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.6
0) 06713.6
1) 112525.4
2) 212124.6
3) 37615.4
4) 4346.9
5) 5173.5
10) 6-10326.5
15) 11-1561.2
20) 16 or more112.2
Missing2118 
TOTAL492100.0
96) Have you done any other volunteer work for your congregation? (CA_32A)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) Yes55537.5
2) No92162.2
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
97) [IF CA_32a=1, ASK CA_32b] In the last year, about how many hours did you spend on other volunteer work? (CA_32B)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know61.1
0) 06311.4
1) 191.6
2) 2305.4
3) 3224
4) 4183.3
5) 5346.1
10) 6-1010919.7
15) 11-15356.3
20) 16-20549.8
25) 21-25193.4
30) 26-30101.8
40) 31-40417.4
50) 41-50122.2
60) 51-60152.7
80) 61-80234.2
100) More than 80539.6
Missing2055 
TOTAL553100.0
98) In the past three years, not including attending worship services, how often have you participated in activities, groups, or organizations of this congregations? Such as social gatherings, choir, small groups or prayer meetings, outreach or social service groups, etc.? (CA_33)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know12.8
1) Never38626.1
2) A few times a year52935.7
3) About once a month17812
4) More than once a month1399.4
5) About once a week1278.6
6) More than once a week1047
7) About once a day4.3
8) More than once a day2.1
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
99) Thinking about you activities and service at your congregation over the past three years, how often have you felt burned out or overextended? (CA_34)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all50266.9
2) Sometimes21929.2
3) Often131.7
4) Very often152
5) All the time1.1
Missing1860 
TOTAL750100.0
100) How often do you feel you are appreciated by the leaders or people of your congregation for the work and activities that you do at your congregation? (CA_35)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know4.5
1) Not at all425.6
2) Sometimes16221.7
3) Often17623.5
4) Very often13918.6
5) All the time22429.9
Missing1860 
TOTAL748100.0
101) In the last three years, how often have you heard sermons or participated in meetings about racial justice, poverty, or other social justice issues? (CA_36)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know251.7
1) More than once a week292
2) Once a week734.9
3) Once a month18012.1
4) A few times a year46231.2
5) Once a year1268.5
6) Less than once a year1157.8
7) Never47231.8
Missing1128 
TOTAL1482100.0
102) Are/were you aware of any arguments in your congregation between people who wanted to preserve its traditional beliefs and people who want to adopt new or contemporary beliefs? (CA_37)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.2
-4) Don't know6.4
1) Yes45130.5
2) No102168.9
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
103) [If CA_37=2, DK/RF, SKIP TO CA_39] Do you tend to side with the traditional or with the contemporary point of view, or do you usually not take sides? (CA_38)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know51.1
1) Traditional11425.3
2) Contemporary11325.1
3) Don't take sides21948.6
Missing2159 
TOTAL451100.0
104) [ASK CA_39 IF CA_3=2, ELSE SKIP TO RI_1] Now thinking about the congregation you have attended second most often in the past three years, is that the same type of congregation you mentioned earlier (CI_1)? (CA_39)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.5
1) Yes15979.9
2) No3919.6
Missing2410 
TOTAL199100.0
105) Do you currently take part in any of the activities, groups, or organizations at this congregation, not including attending worship services? (CA_41)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.5
1) Yes6532.5
2) No13467
Missing2410 
TOTAL200100.0
106) Think about any help or assistance that you have received from the congregation leader, staff, or other leaders, or committees or boards at your congregation. Would you say you received a personal visit or counseling . . . (CA_25_S)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know151
1) Never76951.9
2) Once or twice22815.4
3) Three to four times1439.7
4) Five to nine times1479.9
5) About once a month614.1
6) More than once a month1188
Missing1128 
TOTAL1481100.0
107) Think about any help or assistance that you have received from the congregation leader, staff, or other leaders, or committees or boards at your congregation. Would you say you received financial help or help finding a job . . . (CA_26_S)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know13.9
1) Never131288.4
2) Once or twice845.7
3) Three to four times201.3
4) Five to nine times402.7
5) About once a month4.3
6) More than once a month9.6
Missing1128 
TOTAL1484100.0
108) In the last three years, about how many times, if any, have you received other kinds of help or assistance from your primary religious leaders, or committees or boards at your congregation? (CA_27_S)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know13.9
1) Never105471.1
2) Once or twice1248.4
3) Three to four times966.5
4) Five to nine times956.4
5) About once a month352.4
6) More than once a month644.3
Missing1128 
TOTAL1483100.0
109) Which of the following do you consider yourself? (CI_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know10
1) Christian146156
2) Muslim14.5
3) Jewish391.5
4) Roman Catholic54620.9
5) Latter-day Saint or Mormon10.4
6) Buddhist24.9
7) Hindu361.4
8) Agnostic632.4
9) Atheist281.1
10) Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith26310.1
11) Don't give religious things much thought572.2
12) Other662.5
TOTAL2608100.0
110) [If CI_1=1, skip to CI_4; If CI_1=2, skip to CA_1; If CI_3=3, skip to CI_6; If CI_1=4, skip to CA_1; If CI_1=5, 6, 7, 8, 9, or 11 skip to CA_1; If CI_1=12, skip to CI_3; else go to CI_2.] Is there some other religion that I haven't mentioned that describes you, or are there religious practices, such as worship or ancestors, that you engage in? (CI_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
1) Yes269.8
2) No23890.2
Missing2345 
TOTAL264100.0
111) Are you Catholic? (CI_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes1248.5
2) No133491.4
Missing1149 
TOTAL1460100.0
112) How often do you attend worship services, not including weddings or funerals? (CI_0)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Never66725.5
2) Once or twice a year42616.3
3) Several times a year (but less than once a month)34713.3
4) Once a month1636.2
5) Two or three times a month2459.4
6) Once a week49018.8
7) Twice a week1485.7
8) Three times a week or more1174.5
TOTAL2611100.0
113) Respondent's religion (CI_1_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know10
1) Christian136352.2
2) Muslim14.5
3) Jewish391.5
4) Roman Catholic69126.5
5) Latter-day Saints or Mormon10.4
6) Buddhist291.1
7) Hindu361.4
8) Agnostic692.6
9) Atheist281.1
10) Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith2529.7
11) Don't give religious things much thought572.2
12) Other21.8
TOTAL2610100.0
114) Respondent's religious tradition (Steensland) (RELTRAD)
TOTAL%
1) Black Protestant1475.6
2) Evangelical Protestant69426.6
3) Mainline Protestant36213.9
4) Catholic69426.6
5) Jewish391.5
6) Other1586.1
7) Unaffiliated41015.7
8) Protestant - other1064.1
TOTAL2610100.0
115) County Subdivision Population (CSPOP)
TOTAL%
1) 5,000 or less2148.2
2) 5,001-10,0002419.2
3) 10,001-20,0002569.8
4) 20,001-50,00050519.3
5) 50,001-100,00040515.5
6) 100,001-250,00042816.4
7) 250,001-500,0001435.5
8) 500,001-1,000,0001264.8
9) 1,000,000-2,000,000823.1
10) More than 2,000,0002118.1
TOTAL2611100.0
116) What is the highest level of schooling you have completed, or what is the highest degree that you have earned? (DM_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) No high school diploma30611.7
2) GED1656.3
3) High school89134.2
4) Vocational/technical diploma2439.3
5) Associate's degree2379.1
6) Two-year religious degree4.2
7) Bachelor's degree42116.2
8) Master's but not religious degree1827
9) Master of Divinity or other religious post-college degree6.2
10) Doctorate degree261
11) Professional degree beyond B.A./B.S.522
12) Other672.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
117) [IF DM_2=1-5, ASK DM_3] Did you ever attend a four-year college or university for at least one year? (DM_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Yes47325.7
2) No136774.3
Missing768 
TOTAL1841100.0
118) The next two questions are about your total household income from all sources during 2005 before taxes and other deductions. Please include all sources of income. Before taxes and other deductions, was your total household income during 2005 more or less than 40,000 dollars? (DM_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused963.7
-4) Don't know632.4
1) $40,000 or more141854.4
2) Less than $40,000102839.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
119) [IF DM_5=1 GO TO DM_7; IF DM_5=2 GO TO DM_6] Please tell me the number on the card that is your best estimate of your total household income in 2005? (DM_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused201.9
-4) Don't know323.1
1) Less than $5,000999.6
2) $5,000 - $9,999918.9
3) $10,000 - $14,99911611.3
4) $15,000 - $19,99912712.4
5) $20,000 - $24,99913813.5
6) $25,000 - $29,99911911.6
7) $30,000 - $34,99915114.7
8) $35,000 - $39,99913313
Missing1582 
TOTAL1026100.0
120) Please tell me the number on the card that is your best estimate of your total household income in 2005? (DM_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused463.2
-4) Don't know161.1
1) $40,000 - $49,00024117
2) $50,000 - $59,99919413.7
3) $60,000 - $69,99917412.3
4) $70,000 - $79,99914610.3
5) $80,000 - $89,9991319.2
6) $90,000 - $99,9991017.1
7) $100,000 - $124,99915911.2
8) $125,000 - $149,999986.9
9) $150,000 - $174,999392.7
10) $175,000 - $199,999261.8
11) $200,000 or more493.5
Missing1192 
TOTAL1420100.0
121) Earlier in the interview, I recorded the name of your primary congregation. To enhance our research, we would like to call your primary congregation, to get some basic information, such as its size and number of religious services or programs. The questions would not have anything to do with you personally or with your answers to this survey. Your answers to this questionnaire will be kept confidential, and your name will not be used in any way. Would it be all right if we called your congregation? (DM_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.2
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes118088.5
2) No15011.3
Missing1277 
TOTAL1333100.0
122) Were both of your parents born in the United States? (DM_1A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes202077.6
2) No58122.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
123) Were you born in the United States? (DM_1B)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Yes221385
2) No38914.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
124) Are you a United States citizen? (DM_1E)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused61.5
1) Yes16642.3
2) No18547.2
3) In the process of becoming358.9
Missing2218 
TOTAL392100.0
125) [IF LV_1=1 FILL "spouse's"; IF LV_1=2 FILL "partner's"; ASK IF LV_1=1 OR 2. ELSE SKIP TO DM_1k.] Were both of your spouse's/partner's parents born in the United States? (DM_1F)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.2
-4) Don't know7.4
1) Yes125274.8
2) No41124.6
Missing937 
TOTAL1673100.0
126) Was your spouse/partner born in the United States or not? (DM_1G)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
1) Yes138682.9
2) No28216.9
Missing937 
TOTAL1672100.0
127) [SKIP DM_1j IF DM_1g=1] Is your spouse/partner a United States citizen, or not? (DM_1J)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused51.7
1) Yes12543.7
2) No12844.8
3) In the process of becoming U.S. citizen289.8
Missing2324 
TOTAL286100.0
128) [IF ENGLISH INTERVIEW FILL: "English"/IF SPANISH INTERVIEW FILL: "Spanish"] Is English/Spanish the primary language spoken in your home? (DM_1K)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Yes245594.2
2) No1485.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
129) Did one or both of your parents speak a language other than English as their main language at home? (DM_1L)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes61523.6
2) No198676.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
130) What is the highest level of schooling you have completed, or what is the highest degree that you have earned? (DM_2_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) No high school diploma32212.4
2) GED1656.3
3) High school91835.2
4) Vocational/technical diploma2469.4
5) Associate's degree2379.1
6) Two-year religious degree4.2
7) Bachelor's degree42216.2
8) Master's but not religious degree1877.2
9) Master of Divinity or other religious post-college degree6.2
10) Doctorate degree261
11) Professional degree beyond B.A./B.S.522
12) Other15.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
131) Total household income (DM_INC)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1626.2
-4) Don't know1114.3
1) Less than $5,000993.8
2) $5,000 - $9,999913.5
3) $10,000 - $14,9991164.5
4) $15,000 - $19,9991274.9
5) $20,000 - $24,9991385.3
6) $25,000 - $29,9991194.6
7) $30,000 - $34,9991515.8
8) $35,000 - $39,9991335.1
9) $40,000 - $49,0002419.3
10) $50,000 - $59,9991947.4
11) $60,000 - $69,9991746.7
12) $70,000 - $79,9991465.6
13) $80,000 - $89,9991315
14) $90,000 - $99,9991013.9
15) $100,000 - $124,9991596.1
16) $125,000 - $149,999983.8
17) $150,000 - $174,999391.5
18) $175,000 - $199,999261
19) $200,000 or more491.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
132) INTERVIEWER CODE: WHAT TYPE OF DWELLING IS THIS? (HC_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Single family house190072.8
2) Multifamily house (more than one family lives in the same structure)732.8
3) Single-unit apartment (only one unit in structure)361.4
4) Multi-unit apartment (more than one unit in structure)41916.1
5) Apartment or room in house11.4
7) Trailer973.7
8) Other702.7
TOTAL2610100.0
133) In what year did you personally move to this residence? (HC_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know10.4
1949) Before 19506.2
1954) 1950-195918.7
1959) 195923.9
1964) 1960-1964351.3
1965) 196512.5
1966) 19666.2
1967) 19678.3
1968) 196814.5
1969) 19699.3
1970) 19704.2
1971) 197111.4
1972) 197212.5
1973) 197315.6
1974) 197412.5
1975) 197522.8
1976) 1976281.1
1977) 197710.4
1978) 197816.6
1979) 197914.5
1980) 1980261
1981) 1981281.1
1982) 198211.4
1983) 1983291.1
1984) 198424.9
1985) 1985321.2
1986) 1986512
1987) 198720.8
1988) 1988341.3
1989) 1989381.5
1990) 1990532
1991) 1991471.8
1992) 1992582.2
1993) 1993441.7
1994) 1994501.9
1995) 1995602.3
1996) 1996652.5
1997) 1997732.8
1998) 1998542.1
1999) 19991174.5
2000) 2000993.8
2001) 20011355.2
2002) 20021405.4
2003) 20031857.1
2004) 20042188.4
2005) 200539415.1
2006) 20062379.1
TOTAL2608100.0
134) Do you rent, own, or are you currently living here rent-free? (HC_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Rent82931.8
2) Own156660
3) Live for free2128.1
TOTAL2611100.0
135) Were you personally involved in the search for this home? (That is, did you help find this residence or was that done by other without your help?) (HC_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes187171.8
2) No73428.2
Missing4 
TOTAL2605100.0
136) [If HC_6=Yes, skip to HC_7; else go to HC_19.] Was anyone else involved in the search for this home? (HC_7)
TOTAL%
1) Yes141175.4
2) No46024.6
Missing739 
TOTAL1871100.0
137) Please tell me how this residence was found. What people or search methods did you use, such as real-estate agents, for sale or rent signs, or newspaper ads, to find this residence? [MARK ALL THAT APPLY] (HC_10)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Real estate agent56029.9
2) Newspaper ads or magazines21011.2
3) For rent/for sale sign32617.4
4) Internet955.1
5) Apartment finder service10.5
7) Family member1508
8) Friend1779.5
9) House rental service5.3
11) Someone else412.2
12) Other29515.8
Missing739 
TOTAL1871100.0
138) Think back to when you rented/bought/moved to this residence. Did you look at residences in neighborhoods other than this one? (HC_14)
TOTAL%
1) Yes136272.8
2) No50927.2
Missing739 
TOTAL1871100.0
139) On average, how often have you felt unsafe, if ever, in your current neighborhood? (HC_19)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) Never175767.3
2) Once or twice66225.4
3) Once a month1134.3
4) Once a week361.4
5) At least once a day411.6
TOTAL2609100.0
140) Thinking about the people moving in and out of your neighborhood over the next three to five years, do you think that the percent of people in your neighborhood that are (R's selected race) will increase a lot, increase a little, stay about same, decrease a little, or decrease a lot? (HC_21)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know461.8
1) Increase a lot2349
2) Increase a little2449.3
3) Stay same156960.1
4) Decrease a little41916.1
5) Decrease a lot983.8
TOTAL2610100.0
141) [If HC_7=Yes, go to HC_9; else go to HC_10.] Who was the person most involved in this search? (HC_9A)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) Self1309.2
2) Parent (includes step, foster, adoptive)846
3) Child (includes step, foster, adoptive)292.1
4) Sibling (includes step, foster, adoptive)302.1
5) Spouse92065.2
6) Unmarried partner584.1
7) Roommate352.5
13) Other relative362.6
14) Other non-relative896.3
Missing1199 
TOTAL1411100.0
142) Would you say your health in general is excellent, very good, good, fair, or poor? (HM_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Excellent48318.5
2) Very good90334.7
3) Good66625.6
4) Fair41115.8
5) Poor1385.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
143) Do you have any physical or nervous condition that limits the type of work or the amount of work you can do? (HM_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know6.2
1) Yes62223.9
2) No197575.8
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
144) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had high blood pressure, hypertension, diabetes, or high blood sugar? (HM_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes85532.8
2) No174767.1
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
145) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had cancer or a malignant tumor, excluding skin cancer? (HM_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes1666.4
2) No243593.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
146) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had chronic lung disease such as bronchitis or emphysema? (HM_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes27010.4
2) No233289.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
147) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had a heart attack or stroke? (HM_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes1646.3
2) No243893.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
148) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had coronary heart disease, angina, congestive heart failure or other heart problems? (HM_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
1) Yes2308.8
2) No237291.1
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
149) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had an ulcer? (HM_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes26510.2
2) No233789.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
150) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had arthritis or rheumatism? (HM_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Yes70927.2
2) No188972.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
151) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had asthma? (HM_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes37014.2
2) No223185.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
152) Thinking about your current physical problems, how much do these limit your normal daily activities? (HM_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know10
1) A lot2389.1
2) Somewhat35913.8
3) Just a little45417.4
4) Not at all155059.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
153) Has a doctor ever told you that you have or had any emotional, nervous, or psychiatric problems? (HM_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
1) Yes39415.1
2) No220584.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
154) Do you currently have any emotional, nervous, or psychiatric problems? (HM_13)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes23760.2
2) No15739.8
Missing2216 
TOTAL394100.0
155) How much do emotional, nervous, or psychiatric problems currently limit your normal daily activities? (HM_14)
TOTAL%
1) A lot389.6
2) Somewhat7819.8
3) A little9123.1
4) Not at all18747.5
Missing2216 
TOTAL394100.0
156) How often, if at all, do you participate in light physical activity-such as walking, dancing, gardening, golfing, bowling, etc.? (HM_15)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Never1816.9
2) A few times a year1766.8
3) About once a month1345.1
4) More than once a month1234.7
5) About once a week31812.2
6) More than once a week64324.7
7) About once a day69426.6
8) More than once a day33512.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2606100.0
157) How often, if at all, do you participate in vigorous physical activity or sports-such as heavy housework, aerobics, running, swimming, or bicycling? (HM_16)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Never53120.4
2) A few times a year2539.7
3) About once a month2349
4) More than once a month1535.9
5) About once a week38414.8
6) More than once a week56021.5
7) About once a day32112.3
8) More than once a day1656.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2603100.0
158) Have you smoked one hundred or more cigarettes in your life? (HM_17)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes125648.2
2) No134651.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
159) On average, how many cigarettes per day do you smoke? (HM_18)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know3.2
0) None64451.3
1) 1-51159.2
2) 6-1015112
3) 11-15715.7
4) 16-2018614.8
5) More than 20856.8
Missing1354 
TOTAL1256100.0
160) Did you ever smoke cigarettes regularly? (HM_19)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Yes59430.7
2) No134069.2
Missing674 
TOTAL1936100.0
161) Do you ever drink any alcoholic beverages such as beer, wine, liquor? (HM_20)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes185771.3
2) No74428.6
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
162) [IF HM_20=2 OR DK/RF SKIP TO HM_22] On average, do you have less than one alcoholic drink a day, one to two drinks a day, three to four drinks a day, or five or more drinks a day? (HM_21)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.2
1) Less than 1140675.7
2) One or two33718.1
3) Three or four774.1
4) 5 or more351.9
Missing753 
TOTAL1858100.0
163) For the next few questions, please think about the past twelve months. In the past twelve months, have you ever had two weeks or longer when nearly every day you felt sad, empty, or depressed for most of the day? (HM_24)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes72127.7
2) No188072.2
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
164) In the past twelve months, have you ever had two weeks or longer when nearly every day you felt worthless? (HM_25)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Yes38314.7
2) No221585
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
165) In the past twelve months, have you ever had two weeks or longer when nearly every day you felt hopeless? (HM_26)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know6.2
1) Yes37014.2
2) No222785.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
166) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You yourself suffered a serious illness, injury, or an assault? (HM_27)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Yes57422
2) No202577.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
167) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: A serious illness, injury or assault happened to a close relative or spouse/partner? (HM_28)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Yes121046.5
2) No138753.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
168) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: Your parent, child, or spouse died? (HM_29)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes40715.6
2) No219584.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
169) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: A close family friend or another relative (aunt, cousin, grandparent) died? (HM_30)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Yes161462
2) No98637.9
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
170) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had a separation due to marital difficulties? (HM_31)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes1858.9
2) No190091
Missing522 
TOTAL2088100.0
171) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You broke off a steady, romantic relationship? (HM_32)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes40315.5
2) No219884.4
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
172) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had a serious problem with a close friend, neighbor, or relative? (HM_33)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes55221.2
2) No205078.7
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
173) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had a serious problem with someone in your congregation? (HM_34)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know8.5
1) Yes704.7
2) No139894.6
Missing1133 
TOTAL1478100.0
174) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You became unemployed or you were seeking work unsuccessfully for more than one month? (HM_35)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes51819.9
2) No208380
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
175) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You were fired from your job? (HM_36)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes1405.4
2) No246294.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
176) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had a major financial crisis? (HM_37)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
1) Yes61223.5
2) No198976.4
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
177) In the past three years, have you had any of the following life events or problems happened to you: You had problems with the police or you had to make a court appearance? [NOTE: DO NOT INCLUDE MINOR TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS SUCH AS SPEEDING OR RUNNING STOP SIGNS] (HM_38)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes2559.8
2) No234790.1
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
178) First, I'd like to ask a few questions about your household. Including yourself, how many people live in this household? (Count as residents people for whom this is their primary residence only. Do not count students currently away at school as residents if they are living away at school at the time of the interview. Students can be counted if they are currently living at home.) (HR_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26103.071.55
179) Number in household 18-29 years old (HR18TO29)
TOTAL%
0) 0161962
1) 155521.3
2) 232412.4
3) 3783
4) 4 or more351.3
TOTAL2611100.0
180) Number in household 30-50 years old (H30TO50)
TOTAL%
0) 0110642.4
1) 166425.5
2) 278230
3) 3461.8
4) 4 or more11.4
TOTAL2609100.0
181) Number in household 5-17 years old (HR5TO17)
TOTAL%
0) 0170865.4
1) 146517.8
2) 230111.5
3) 3983.8
4) 4281.1
5) 5 or more10.4
TOTAL2610100.0
182) Respondent lives with adopted child (HR_ADOPT)
TOTAL%
0) No257298.5
1) Yes381.5
TOTAL2610100.0
183) Respondent's age (HR_AGE)
TOTAL%
18) 18381.5
19) 19552.1
20) 20371.4
21) 21471.8
22) 22451.7
23) 23522
24) 24451.7
25) 25582.2
26) 26532
27) 27361.4
28) 28371.4
29) 29522
30) 30391.5
31) 31522
32) 32381.5
33) 33501.9
34) 34501.9
35) 35441.7
36) 36542.1
37) 37391.5
38) 38592.3
39) 39592.3
40) 40642.5
41) 41381.5
42) 42562.1
43) 43602.3
44) 44451.7
45) 45592.3
46) 46732.8
47) 47532
48) 48622.4
49) 49522
50) 50532
51) 51371.4
52) 52512
53) 53471.8
54) 54381.5
55) 55451.7
56) 56391.5
57) 57371.4
58) 58562.1
59) 59501.9
60) 6018.7
61) 61481.8
62) 62401.5
63) 63371.4
64) 64341.3
65) 65311.2
66) 66311.2
67) 67251
68) 6824.9
69) 69271
70) 7018.7
71) 7118.7
72) 7223.9
73) 7323.9
74) 7413.5
75) 75261
76) 7619.7
77) 7714.5
78) 7815.6
79) 799.3
80) 80 or higher582.2
TOTAL2605100.0
184) Respondent lives with biological child (HR_BIOL)
TOTAL%
0) No154059
1) Yes107041
TOTAL2610100.0
185) Respondent lives with child (HR_CHILD)
TOTAL%
0) No143755.1
1) Yes117344.9
TOTAL2610100.0
186) Respondent lives with child-in-law (HR_CHINL)
TOTAL%
0) No258999.2
1) Yes21.8
TOTAL2610100.0
187) Number of females in household (HR_FEM)
TOTAL%
0) 02479.5
1) 1131050.2
2) 266625.5
3) 328010.7
4) 4803.1
5) 519.7
6) 6 or more8.3
TOTAL2610100.0
188) Respondent's gender (HR_GEND)
TOTAL%
0) Female135151.8
1) Male125948.2
TOTAL2610100.0
189) Respondent lives with grandchild (HR_GRCHL)
TOTAL%
0) No250696
1) Yes1044
TOTAL2610100.0
190) Respondent lives with grandparent (HR_GRPAR)
TOTAL%
0) No258599
1) Yes251
TOTAL2610100.0
191) Respondent lives with legal guardianship, foster, or partner's child (HR_GUARD)
TOTAL%
0) No258999.2
1) Yes21.8
TOTAL2610100.0
192) Number of males in household (HR_MALE)
TOTAL%
0) 027110.4
1) 1123447.3
2) 268026.1
3) 329511.3
4) 4853.3
5) 522.8
6) 6 or more22.8
TOTAL2609100.0
193) Respondent lives with other non-relative (HR_OTHNO)
TOTAL%
0) No250896.1
1) Yes1023.9
TOTAL2610100.0
194) Respondent lives with other non-relative (HR_OTHRL)
TOTAL%
0) No250796.1
1) Yes1033.9
TOTAL2610100.0
195) Number in household over 50 years old (HR_OVR50)
TOTAL%
0) 0137052.5
1) 154821
2) 264924.9
3) 3 or more431.6
TOTAL2610100.0
196) Respondent lives with parent (HR_PARNT)
TOTAL%
0) No231788.8
1) Yes29311.2
TOTAL2610100.0
197) Respondent lives with parent-in-law (HR_PARLW)
TOTAL%
0) No258799.1
1) Yes23.9
TOTAL2610100.0
198) Respondent lives with unmarried partner (HR_PRTNR)
TOTAL%
0) No243593.3
1) Yes1756.7
TOTAL2610100.0
199) Respondent lives with roomer (HR_ROOM)
TOTAL%
0) No259299.3
1) Yes18.7
TOTAL2610100.0
200) Respondent lives with roommate (HR_RMMTE)
TOTAL%
0) No249095.4
1) Yes1204.6
TOTAL2610100.0
201) Respondent lives with sibling (HR_SIB)
TOTAL%
0) No240292
1) Yes2088
TOTAL2610100.0
202) Respondent lives with spouse (HR_SPOUS)
TOTAL%
0) No112943.3
1) Yes148156.7
TOTAL2610100.0
203) Respondent lives with step child (HR_STEP)
TOTAL%
0) No249395.5
1) Yes1174.5
TOTAL2610100.0
204) Number of household members under 5 years old (HR_UNDR5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.190.48
205) Interviewed for re-contact strategy (I_1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes142100
Missing2468 
TOTAL142100.0
206) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is an elected official? (IC_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know6.2
1) Never165263.3
2) Once or twice a year59522.8
3) About once a month1355.2
4) A few times a month903.5
5) Once a week522
6) A few times a week361.4
7) Every day411.6
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
207) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is on welfare or government assistance? (IC_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know24.9
1) Never127548.9
2) Once or twice a year29911.5
3) About once a month2539.7
4) A few times a month2148.2
5) Once a week1756.7
6) A few times a week1545.9
7) Every day2128.1
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
208) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, had a graduate or professional degree? (IC_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know24.9
1) Never37914.5
2) Once or twice a year1957.5
3) About once a month2017.7
4) A few times a month32712.5
5) Once a week28010.7
6) A few times a week45917.6
7) Every day74328.5
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
209) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is a single mom or single dad with children in the home? (IC_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Never71727.5
2) Once or twice a year2569.8
3) About once a month27010.3
4) A few times a month31712.2
5) Once a week26610.2
6) A few times a week36714.1
7) Every day40015.3
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
210) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is a Muslim? (IC_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know371.4
1) Never185070.9
2) Once or twice a year28911.1
3) About once a month1335.1
4) A few times a month1154.4
5) Once a week632.4
6) A few times a week712.7
7) Every day501.9
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
211) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is a Catholic? (IC_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know642.5
1) Never47418.2
2) Once or twice a year2228.5
3) About once a month2198.4
4) A few times a month36213.9
5) Once a week2429.3
6) A few times a week43616.7
7) Every day58522.4
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
212) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is an evangelical or fundamentalist Christian? (IC_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2188.4
1) Never107941.4
2) Once or twice a year29911.5
3) About once a month2298.8
4) A few times a month1917.3
5) Once a week1656.3
6) A few times a week2338.9
7) Every day1927.4
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
213) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, does not believe that God exists? (IC_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know1003.8
1) Never138953.2
2) Once or twice a year45817.5
3) About once a month1555.9
4) A few times a month1244.8
5) Once a week1254.8
6) A few times a week1365.2
7) Every day1234.7
Missing2 
TOTAL2610100.0
214) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is gay or lesbian? (IC_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know562.1
1) Never100438.5
2) Once or twice a year52220
3) About once a month28410.9
4) A few times a month2288.7
5) Once a week1576
6) A few times a week2088
7) Every day1475.6
Missing2 
TOTAL2610100.0
215) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is white, not of Hispanic origin? (IC_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know6.8
1) Never11214.1
2) Once or twice a year405
3) About once a month475.9
4) A few times a month607.5
5) Once a week658.2
6) A few times a week12015.1
7) Every day34443.3
Missing1813 
TOTAL795100.0
216) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is black? (IC_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know6.3
1) Never37616.2
2) Once or twice a year29712.8
3) About once a month23410.1
4) A few times a month33714.5
5) Once a week2058.8
6) A few times a week40717.5
7) Every day46419.9
Missing283 
TOTAL2327100.0
217) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is Asian? (IC_13)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know12.5
1) Never79031.7
2) Once or twice a year39715.9
3) About once a month30212.1
4) A few times a month28511.4
5) Once a week1817.3
6) A few times a week28911.6
7) Every day2399.6
Missing113 
TOTAL2495100.0
218) Now think about conversations you have had with different types of people in the past twelve months. How often do you have a conversation with someone who, as far as you know, is Hispanic? (IC_14)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know13.6
1) Never43519
2) Once or twice a year26111.4
3) About once a month2279.9
4) A few times a month27912.2
5) Once a week2249.8
6) A few times a week40017.5
7) Every day44419.4
Missing326 
TOTAL2284100.0
219) About how many of your friends or family are in full-time religious ministry, such as being clergy, religious youth workers, or missionaries? (IC_15)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know16.6
0) 0159661.2
1) 139215
2) 22128.1
3) 31033.9
4) 4512
5) 5783
6) 6361.4
7) 78.3
8) 815.6
9) 95.2
10) 10371.4
15) 11-1512.5
20) 16-2019.7
30) 21-3014.5
40) Over 3015.6
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
220) INTEVIEWER: What language has this interview been conducted in? (IQ_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
1) English246494.6
2) Spanish1254.8
3) Combination of English and Spanish14.5
Missing5 
TOTAL2604100.0
221) Link ID (LINKID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26103219889.991255381.08
222) Are you married or living with a partner, divorced, separated, or widowed, or have you never been married? (LV_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
1) Married149257.2
2) Living with unmarried partner1816.9
3) Widowed1254.8
4) Divorced/Annulled2328.9
6) Separated632.4
7) Never married51619.8
TOTAL2610100.0
223) Do you have any children not living with you, including adopted and step-children? (LV_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
1) Yes115344.2
2) No145655.8
TOTAL2609100.0
224) [IF LV_1=1-3 or 6, ASK LV_1a, ELSE SKIP TO LV_2.] Have you ever been divorced or had an annulment? (LV_1A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes48025.8
2) No138174.2
Missing748 
TOTAL1862100.0
225) Do you believe that each of the following is morally wrong or not a moral issue? Having an abortion when the fetus is old enough to survive on its own outside the mother's womb. Would you say that is always morally wrong, usually morally wrong, sometimes morally wrong, never morally wrong, or not a moral issue? (MA_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused21.8
-4) Don't know271
1) Always morally wrong147456.6
2) Usually morally wrong44817.2
3) Sometimes morally wrong36814.1
4) Never morally wrong371.4
5) Not a moral issue1756.7
6) Decide on case-by-case basis (Vol.)562.1
Missing2 
TOTAL2606100.0
226) Destroying human embryos if doing so helps scientists find cures for diseases. (MA_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused16.6
-4) Don't know642.5
1) Always morally wrong82531.7
2) Usually morally wrong31412
3) Sometimes morally wrong55721.4
4) Never morally wrong34313.2
5) Not a moral issue41916.1
6) Decide on case-by-case basis (Vol.)682.6
Missing2 
TOTAL2606100.0
227) Creating a baby that is a clone of another person. (MA_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused14.5
-4) Don't know552.1
1) Always morally wrong171965.9
2) Usually morally wrong28310.8
3) Sometimes morally wrong2218.5
4) Never morally wrong542.1
5) Not a moral issue2278.7
6) Decide on case-by-case basis (Vol.)361.4
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
228) Using genetic engineering, that is changing a person's DNA or genes, to create a baby that is smarter, stronger, or better looking. (MA_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused9.3
-4) Don't know461.8
1) Always morally wrong179768.9
2) Usually morally wrong28911.1
3) Sometimes morally wrong2138.2
4) Never morally wrong532
5) Not a moral issue1816.9
6) Decide on case-by-case basis (Vol.)19.7
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
229) Viewing pornography. (MA_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know12.5
1) Always morally wrong144855.5
2) Usually morally wrong34313.1
3) Sometimes morally wrong39715.2
4) Never morally wrong773
5) Not a moral issue30711.8
6) Decide on case-by-case basis (Vol.)21.8
Missing2 
TOTAL2609100.0
230) Do you believe that each of the following should be legal or should not be legal? Destroying human embryos if doing so helps scientists find cures for diseases. (MA_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused321.2
-4) Don't know783
1) Legal104440
2) Not legal113443.5
3) Legal in most cases (Vol.)582.2
4) Legal in a few cases (Vol.)471.8
5) Must be decided on a case-by-case basis (Vol.)2158.2
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
231) Do you believe that each of the following should be legal or should not be legal? Creating a baby that is a clone of another person. (MA_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused21.8
-4) Don't know481.8
1) Legal29811.4
2) Not legal212781.6
3) Legal in most cases (Vol.)13.5
4) Legal in a few cases (Vol.)15.6
5) Must be decided on a case-by-case basis (Vol.)853.3
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
232) Do you believe that each of the following should be legal or should not be legal? Using genetic engineering, that is changing a person's DNA or genes, to create a baby that is smarter, stronger, or better looking. (MA_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused20.8
-4) Don't know522
1) Legal35713.7
2) Not legal207779.6
3) Legal in most cases (Vol.)15.6
4) Legal in a few cases (Vol.)16.6
5) Must be decided on a case-by-case basis (Vol.)712.7
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
233) Do you personally believe that abortion should be legal under . . . (MA_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused9.3
-4) Don't know14.5
1) Almost all circumstances31412
2) Most circumstances32612.5
3) Some circumstances67025.7
4) Only extreme circumstances73428.1
5) Under no circumstances40015.3
6) Must decide on case-by-case basis/can't say1415.4
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
234) How legally restricted do you think pornography should be in our society? (MA_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused7.3
-4) Don't know271
1) Much more restricted than it is now141554.3
2) Somewhat more than it is now51119.6
3) The same as it is now43316.6
4) Somewhat less than it is now692.6
5) Much less than it is now762.9
6) Can't answer because I don't know the current restrictions (Vol.)692.6
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
235) For you personally, do you believe that what is morally right or wrong should be . . . (MA_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know401.5
1) Based on God's law113943.7
2) Decided by society2469.4
3) A matter of personal conscience118145.3
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
236) Now think about the persons outside your home that you feel closest to. These may be friends, co-workers, neighbors, relatives, or anyone else who does not live here. Not including people living in your home, about how many people, if any, would you say you feel close to? (NE_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know10
1) 1742.8
2) 21706.5
3) 31907.3
4) 41706.5
5) 528110.8
6) 61666.4
7) 7722.8
8) 8903.4
9) 9311.2
10) 10 to 1451819.8
11) 15 to 191736.6
12) 20 or more54620.9
13) None1234.7
TOTAL2610100.0
237) [IF NE_1= 13 OR DK/RF SKIP TO IC_1; ELSE GO TO NE_2.] I want to ask a series of questions about the people you feel closest to - up to four people. So I can ask about the right person, please give me the first name or initials of the person outside of your home you feel closest to. (NE_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know10
1) Recorded name or initials246599.4
2) No one close to11.4
Missing130 
TOTAL2481100.0
238) [If NE_2b=1, skip to IC_1, else go to NE_2a IF NE_1=2-12 SAY -- And now the first name or initials of the next closest person/IF NE_1=1 ASK -- Is there a second person you feel close to?] Is there a second person you feel close to? And now the first name or initials of the next closest person. (NE_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused6.2
1) Recorded name or initials240197.3
2) No one close to612.5
Missing143 
TOTAL2468100.0
239) [IF NE_1=3-12 SAY -- And the third/ IF NE_1=1 or 2 ASK -- Is there a third person you feel close to?] Is there a third person you feel close to? (NE_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
1) Recorded name or initials227194.5
2) No one close to1305.4
Missing209 
TOTAL2402100.0
240) [IF NE_1=4-12 SAY -- The fourth/ IF NE_1= 1-3 ASK -- Is there a fourth person you feel close to?] Is there a fourth person you feel close to? (NE_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
1) Recorded name or initials206590.9
2) No one close to2049
Missing339 
TOTAL2271100.0
241) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_10] We would like to add two names from your congregation - not including your parents, siblings, or children. Besides those already mentioned, what is the first name or initials of the person you are closest to at your congregation? (NE_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
1) Recorded name or initials99977.9
2) No one close to28322.1
Missing1327 
TOTAL1283100.0
242) And who are you next closest to at your congregation? (NE_11)
TOTAL%
1) Recorded name or initials92792.9
2) No one close to717.1
Missing1611 
TOTAL998100.0
243) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 1 (NE_12_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
244) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 2 (NE_12_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
245) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 3 (NE_12_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
246) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 4 (NE_12_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
247) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 5 (NE_12_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.980.34
248) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? Name 6 (NE_12_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.980.32
249) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? None (NE_12_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
250) [FILL OPPOSITE OF R: male/female INFORMATION PULLED FROM HR_6] SHOW R LIST OF ALL NAMES OR INITIALS IN ORDER: Which of these people are male or female? All (NE_12_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
251) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 1 (NE_13_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
252) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 2 (NE_13_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
253) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 3 (NE_13_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
254) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 4 (NE_13_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
255) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 5 (NE_13_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
256) Which of these, if any, are your family members? Name 6 (NE_13_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
257) Which of these, if any, are your family members? None (NE_13_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
258) Which of these, if any, are your family members? All (NE_13_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
259) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 1 (NE_14_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
260) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 2 (NE_14_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
261) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 3 (NE_14_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
262) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 4 (NE_14_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
263) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 5 (NE_14_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
264) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? Name 6 (NE_14_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
265) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? None (NE_14_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
266) [IF WJ=1 OR 2, ASK NE_14; ELSE GOTO NE_15] Which of these, if any, are co-workers? All (NE_14_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
267) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 1 (NE_15_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.07
268) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 2 (NE_15_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
269) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 3 (NE_15_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
270) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 4 (NE_15_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
271) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 5 (NE_15_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
272) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? Name 6 (NE_15_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
273) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? None (NE_15_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
274) Which of these live within a twenty-minute drive of your home? All (NE_15_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
275) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 1 (NE_16_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know414.7
1) 182595.2
Missing1743 
TOTAL867100.0
276) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 2 (NE_16_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
277) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 3 (NE_16_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
278) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 4 (NE_16_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
279) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 5 (NE_16_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know4.9
1) 142099.1
Missing2187 
TOTAL424100.0
280) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? Name 6 (NE_16_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know41.2
1) 134198.8
Missing2265 
TOTAL345100.0
281) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? None (NE_16_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
282) Which have a four-year college degree or more in education? All (NE_16_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
283) Which have graduated from high school? Name 1 (NE_17_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know171.3
1) 1125698.7
Missing1337 
TOTAL1273100.0
284) Which have graduated from high school? Name 2 (NE_17_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
285) Which have graduated from high school? Name 3 (NE_17_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
286) Which have graduated from high school? Name 4 (NE_17_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
287) Which have graduated from high school? Name 5 (NE_17_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 1449100
Missing2160 
TOTAL449100.0
288) Which have graduated from high school? Name 6 (NE_17_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 1456100
Missing2154 
TOTAL456100.0
289) Which have graduated from high school? None (NE_17_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
290) Which have graduated from high school? All (NE_17_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
291) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 1 (NE_18_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.1
1) 1146699.9
Missing1143 
TOTAL1467100.0
292) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 2 (NE_18_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
293) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 3 (NE_18_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
294) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 4 (NE_18_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
295) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 5 (NE_18_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
296) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? Name 6 (NE_18_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
297) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? None (NE_18_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
298) Which do you interact with in person once a week or more? All (NE_18_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
299) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 1 (NE_19_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.2
1) 145999.8
Missing2150 
TOTAL460100.0
300) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 2 (NE_19_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
301) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 3 (NE_19_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
302) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 4 (NE_19_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
303) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 5 (NE_19_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know31
1) 130699
Missing2302 
TOTAL309100.0
304) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? Name 6 (NE_19_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know31
1) 130199
Missing2306 
TOTAL304100.0
305) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? None (NE_19_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
306) Which do you interact with in person once a month or more? All (NE_19_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
307) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 1 (NE_20_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 11831100
Missing779 
TOTAL1831100.0
308) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 2 (NE_20_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
309) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 3 (NE_20_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
310) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 4 (NE_20_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
311) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 5 (NE_20_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
312) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) Name 6 (NE_20_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
313) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) None (NE_20_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
314) Which do you interact with once a week or more in ways other than in person? (For example, on the phone, email, letters, and so on.) All (NE_20_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
315) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 1 (NE_21_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused42.6
-4) Don't know00
1) 114897.4
Missing2459 
TOTAL152100.0
316) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 2 (NE_21_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
317) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 3 (NE_21_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
318) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 4 (NE_21_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
319) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 5 (NE_21_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
320) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? Name 6 (NE_21_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
321) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? None (NE_21_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
322) Which, if any, have you been romantically involved with in the past twelve months? All (NE_21_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
323) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 1 (NE_22_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
1) 12108100
Missing500 
TOTAL2109100.0
324) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 2 (NE_22_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
325) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 3 (NE_22_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
326) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 4 (NE_22_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
327) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 5 (NE_22_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
328) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? Name 6 (NE_22_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
329) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? None (NE_22_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
330) Which have volunteered their time to help you in times of need in the past three years? All (NE_22_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
331) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 1 (NE_23_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.2
1) 1173999.8
Missing868 
TOTAL1742100.0
332) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 2 (NE_23_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
333) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 3 (NE_23_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
334) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 4 (NE_23_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
335) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 5 (NE_23_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
336) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? Name 6 (NE_23_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
337) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? None (NE_23_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
338) Which have provided advice that helped you make an important decision in the past three years? All (NE_23_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
339) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 1 (NE_24_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
1) 183599.9
Missing1773 
TOTAL836100.0
340) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 2 (NE_24_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
341) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 3 (NE_24_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
342) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 4 (NE_24_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
343) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 5 (NE_24_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
344) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? Name 6 (NE_24_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
345) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? None (NE_24_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
346) Which have ever helped you by giving you money or a loan? All (NE_24_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
347) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 1 (NE_25_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.3
-4) Don't know4112.9
1) 127686.8
Missing2292 
TOTAL318100.0
348) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 2 (NE_25_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
349) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 3 (NE_25_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
350) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 4 (NE_25_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
351) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 5 (NE_25_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
352) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? Name 6 (NE_25_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
353) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? None (NE_25_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
354) Which are involved in political activities, such as attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests? All (NE_25_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
355) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 1 (NE_26_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.5
1) 120699.5
Missing2403 
TOTAL207100.0
356) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 2 (NE_26_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
357) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 3 (NE_26_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
358) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 4 (NE_26_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
359) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 5 (NE_26_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
360) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) Name 6 (NE_26_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
361) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) None (NE_26_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
362) Which have encouraged you to get involved in politics? (Examples include: attending political rallies or meetings, contacting elected officials, or participating in protests.) All (NE_26_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
363) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 1 (NE_27_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
364) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 2 (NE_27_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
365) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 3 (NE_27_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
366) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 4 (NE_27_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
367) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 5 (NE_27_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
368) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? Name 6 (NE_27_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
369) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? None (NE_27_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
370) [IF CA_1=1, FILL "outside of your congregation"] Which have encouraged you to do volunteer work outside of your congregation? All (NE_27_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
371) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 1 (NE_28_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
372) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 2 (NE_28_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
373) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 3 (NE_28_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
374) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 4 (NE_28_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 1608100
Missing2002 
TOTAL608100.0
375) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 5 (NE_28_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 144100
Missing2566 
TOTAL44100.0
376) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? Name 6 (NE_28_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 135100
Missing2575 
TOTAL35100.0
377) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? None (NE_28_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
378) [IF CA_1=1 GO TO NE_32; IF C1_1=1-7 AND CA_1=2 OR DK/RE, ASK NE_28; IF CI_1=1, FILL "Christian (Non-Catholic)"; IF CI_4=1, FILL "Catholic"; IF CI_1=2, FILL "Muslim"; IF CI_1=3, FILL "Jewish"; IF CI_1=5 FILL "Latter Day Saint/Mormon"; IF CI_1=6, FILL "Buddhist"; IF CI_1=7, FILL "Hindu"; IF CI_1=12, FILL OTHER TEXT] Which of these shares your religious faith? All (NE_28_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
379) Which are not religious? Name 1 (NE_29_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
380) Which are not religious? Name 2 (NE_29_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
381) Which are not religious? Name 3 (NE_29_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
382) Which are not religious? Name 4 (NE_29_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
383) Which are not religious? Name 5 (NE_29_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know266.7
1) 1133.3
Missing2607 
TOTAL3100.0
384) Which are not religious? Name 6 (NE_29_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know240
1) 1360
Missing2606 
TOTAL5100.0
385) Which are not religious? None (NE_29_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
386) Which are not religious? All (NE_29_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
387) Which are very religious? Name 1 (NE_30_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
388) Which are very religious? Name 2 (NE_30_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
389) Which are very religious? Name 3 (NE_30_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
390) Which are very religious? Name 4 (NE_30_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
391) Which are very religious? Name 5 (NE_30_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know337.5
1) 1562.5
Missing2601 
TOTAL8100.0
392) Which are very religious? Name 6 (NE_30_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know342.9
1) 1457.1
Missing2603 
TOTAL7100.0
393) Which are very religious? None (NE_30_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
394) Which are very religious? All (NE_30_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
395) Which are Christian? Name 1 (NE_31_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
396) Which are Christian? Name 2 (NE_31_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
397) Which are Christian? Name 3 (NE_31_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
398) Which are Christian? Name 4 (NE_31_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
399) Which are Christian? Name 5 (NE_31_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
400) Which are Christian? Name 6 (NE_31_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
401) Which are Christian? None (NE_31_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
402) Which are Christian? All (NE_31_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
403) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 1 (NE_32_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10.7
-4) Don't know15311.2
1) 1120888.1
Missing1238 
TOTAL1371100.0
404) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 2 (NE_32_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
405) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 3 (NE_32_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
406) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 4 (NE_32_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
407) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 5 (NE_32_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.5
1) 163099.5
Missing1976 
TOTAL633100.0
408) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? Name 6 (NE_32_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.5
1) 154799.5
Missing2059 
TOTAL550100.0
409) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? None (NE_32_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
410) Which have views on spiritual or religious matters that are conservative or traditional? All (NE_32_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
411) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 1 (NE_33_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.8
-4) Don't know234.6
1) 147394.6
Missing2110 
TOTAL500100.0
412) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 2 (NE_33_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
413) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 3 (NE_33_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
414) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 4 (NE_33_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
415) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 5 (NE_33_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
416) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) Name 6 (NE_33_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
417) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) None (NE_33_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
418) Which are leaders or actively involved in a congregation beyond attending religious services? (That is, which are clergy or deacons, do volunteer work, attend committee meetings, help organize events, teach Sunday school, etc.?) All (NE_33_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
419) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 1 (NE_34_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused11.4
-4) Don't know11.4
1) 17197.3
Missing2537 
TOTAL73100.0
420) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 2 (NE_34_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
421) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 3 (NE_34_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
422) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 4 (NE_34_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
423) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 5 (NE_34_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
424) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? Name 6 (NE_34_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
425) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? None (NE_34_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
426) [IF NE_33=7 OR DK/RE, SKIP TO NE_35; ELSE ASK NE_34] Which of the people you mentioned are religious leaders in a congregation? All (NE_34_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
427) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 1 (NE_35_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.2
1) 1140099.8
Missing1207 
TOTAL1403100.0
428) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 2 (NE_35_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
429) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 3 (NE_35_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
430) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 4 (NE_35_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
431) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 5 (NE_35_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
432) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? Name 6 (NE_35_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
433) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? None (NE_35_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
434) With which have you discussed religious or spiritual matters in the past twelve months? All (NE_35_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
435) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 1 (NE_36_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.3
-4) Don't know6.5
1) 1115599.2
Missing1446 
TOTAL1164100.0
436) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 2 (NE_36_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
437) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 3 (NE_36_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
438) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 4 (NE_36_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
439) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 5 (NE_36_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 1596100
Missing2013 
TOTAL596100.0
440) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? Name 6 (NE_36_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) 1513100
Missing2097 
TOTAL513100.0
441) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? None (NE_36_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
442) In the past twelve months, which have told you that they have prayed for you? All (NE_36_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
443) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 1 (NE_37_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.5
-4) Don't know1.5
1) 118098.9
Missing2428 
TOTAL182100.0
444) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 2 (NE_37_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
445) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 3 (NE_37_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
446) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 4 (NE_37_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
447) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 5 (NE_37_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
448) Which of these are a different race than you? Name 6 (NE_37_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
449) Which of these are a different race than you? None (NE_37_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
450) Which of these are a different race than you? All (NE_37_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
451) What is this person's race? Name 1 (NE_38_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know21.1
1) White6636.9
2) Black4122.9
3) Hispanic3318.4
4) Asian116.1
5) Pacific Islander1.6
6) American Indian52.8
7) Mixed137.3
8) Other73.9
Missing2430 
TOTAL179100.0
452) What is this person's race? Name 2 (NE_38_2)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know21
1) White6029.4
2) Black3919.1
3) Hispanic4823.5
4) Asian188.8
5) Pacific Islander52.5
6) American Indian52.5
7) Mixed94.4
8) Other188.8
Missing2407 
TOTAL204100.0
453) What is this person's race? Name 3 (NE_38_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know31.7
1) White6134.1
2) Black2413.4
3) Hispanic4022.3
4) Asian179.5
5) Pacific Islander52.8
6) American Indian31.7
7) Mixed126.7
8) Other147.8
Missing2432 
TOTAL179100.0
454) What is this person's race? Name 4 (NE_38_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.6
1) White5732.2
2) Black3419.2
3) Hispanic4123.2
4) Asian147.9
5) Pacific Islander31.7
6) American Indian42.3
7) Mixed126.8
8) Other116.2
Missing2434 
TOTAL177100.0
455) What is this person's race? Name 5 (NE_38_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) White4756
2) Black1619
3) Hispanic89.5
4) Asian44.8
5) Pacific Islander11.2
6) American Indian11.2
7) Mixed11.2
8) Other67.1
Missing2527 
TOTAL84100.0
456) What is this person's race? Name 6 (NE_38_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know44.5
1) White3539.8
2) Black1719.3
3) Hispanic1820.5
4) Asian33.4
5) Pacific Islander11.1
6) American Indian00
7) Mixed66.8
8) Other44.5
Missing2522 
TOTAL88100.0
457) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? Name 2 (NE_40_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
2) 2176199.9
Missing848 
TOTAL1762100.0
458) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? Name 3 (NE_40_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26103.000.00
459) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? Name 4 (NE_40_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26104.000.00
460) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? Name 5 (NE_40_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.5
5) 542699.5
Missing2182 
TOTAL428100.0
461) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? Name 6 (NE_40_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.6
6) 634799.4
Missing2261 
TOTAL349100.0
462) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 1] know? None (NE_40_6)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26107.000.00
463) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 2] know? Name 3 (NE_41_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know00
3) 3156499.9
Missing1044 
TOTAL1565100.0
464) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 2] know? Name 4 (NE_41_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26104.000.00
465) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 2] know? Name 5 (NE_41_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.8
5) 537599.2
Missing2233 
TOTAL378100.0
466) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 2] know? Name 6 (NE_41_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know31
6) 630499
Missing2303 
TOTAL307100.0
467) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 2] know? None (NE_41_5)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26107.000.00
468) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? Name 4 (NE_42_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
4) 4139199.9
Missing1218 
TOTAL1392100.0
469) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? Name 5 (NE_42_2)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.6
5) 535399.4
Missing2255 
TOTAL355100.0
470) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? Name 6 (NE_42_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.7
6) 629199.3
Missing2317 
TOTAL293100.0
471) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? None (NE_42_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26107.000.00
472) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 4] know? Name 5 (NE_43_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.8
5) 535499.2
Missing2253 
TOTAL357100.0
473) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? None (NE_43_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26107.000.00
474) Which of the following, if any, does [Name 3] know? Name 6 (NE_43_2)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.6
6) 630799.4
Missing2300 
TOTAL309100.0
475) Does [Name 5] know [Name 6] well? (NE_44)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.5
1) Yes78785.1
2) 13314.4
Missing1686 
TOTAL925100.0
476) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? Name 1 (NE_6_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
477) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? Name 2 (NE_6_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
478) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? Name 3 (NE_6_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
479) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? Name 4 (NE_6_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
480) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? None (NE_6_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
481) [IF CA_1=1, ASK NE_6; ELSE SKIP TO NE_12. Fill RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION] Which of the people you mentioned are involved in your congregation? All (NE_6_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
482) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? Name 1 (NE_7_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
1) 178499.9
Missing1824 
TOTAL785100.0
483) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? Name 2 (NE_7_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
484) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? Name 3 (NE_7_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
485) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? Name 4 (NE_7_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
486) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? None (NE_7_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
487) [IF NE_6=1,2,3,4,7 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO NE_7. ELSE GO TO NE_8. FILL ANSWER TO CI_1 IF CI_1=1-3 OR 5-11; IF CI_4=1 FILL 'Catholic'; If CI_1=4 FILL 'Catholic'; IF CI_1=1, FILL'Christian (Non-Catholic)'; IF CI_1=2, FILL 'Muslim'; IF CI_1=3, FILL 'Jewish'; IF CI_1=5 FILL 'Latter Day Saint/Mormon'; IF CI_1=6, FILL 'Buddhist'; IF CI_1=7, FILL 'Hindu'; IF CI_1=8 FILL 'Agnostic'; IF CI_1=9 FILL 'Atheist'; IF CI_1=10 FILL 'Spiritual, but not committed to a particular faith,' IF CI_11 FILL 'do not give religious things much thought,' If CI_1=12, fill text of other.] Which of the following people share your religious faith? All (NE_7_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
488) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? Name 1 (NE_8_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
489) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? Name 2 (NE_8_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
490) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? Name 3 (NE_8_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
491) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? Name 4 (NE_8_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
492) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? None (NE_8_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
493) [IF IN A RELIGIOUS CONGREGATION AND IF NOT IN R'S CONGREGATION: IF NE_7=1,2,3,4,7,DK,RF AND IF CA_1=1 AND CI_4=2,DK,RF, ASK NE_8; ELSE SKIP TO NE_9. IF NE_7=8(ALL) OR ALL OF THE OPTIONS ARE SELECTED, SKIP NE_8.] Which of the people you mentioned are Catholic? All (NE_8_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
494) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? Name 1 (NE_9_1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
495) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? Name 2 (NE_9_2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
496) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? Name 3 (NE_9_3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
497) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? Name 4 (NE_9_4)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
498) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? None (NE_9_7)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
499) Which of the people you mentioned are not religious? All (NE_9_8)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.000.00
500) Weight adjustment (PAWT2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10.799
501) These next several questions are about your political views and activities. When it comes to politics, do you usually think of yourself as: (PO_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know19.7
1) Very liberal1686.4
2) Somewhat liberal37914.5
3) Middle of the road63224.2
4) Somewhat conservative50419.3
5) Very conservative2258.6
6) Haven't thought much about it67625.9
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
502) Did you vote in the last presidential election, that is, in 2004? (PO_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes169064.8
2) No91435.1
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
503) [IF PO_4=2, DK, or RF SKIP TO PO_6] Did you vote for George W. Bush, John Kerry, or someone else? (PO_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused372.2
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Bush85150.3
2) Kerry72542.9
3) Someone else744.4
Missing920 
TOTAL1691100.0
504) In politics, do you usually think of yourself as a Democrat, a Republican, or an Independent? (PO_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused291.1
-4) Don't know642.5
1) Democrat93335.8
2) Republican68126.1
3) Independent78230
4) Other1184.5
Missing2 
TOTAL2607100.0
505) [IF PO_6=2,SKIP TO PO_8. IF PO_6= 3, 4 OR DK, RF, SKIP TO PO_9] Are you a strong Democrat or a not so strong Democrat? (PO_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know4.4
1) Strong38641.4
2) Not so strong54158
Missing1677 
TOTAL932100.0
506) [If PO_7=1,2,DK,RF, go to PO_10] Are you a strong Republican or a not so strong Republican? (PO_8)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.7
1) Strong27840.8
2) Not so strong39958.5
Missing1929 
TOTAL682100.0
507) [IF PO_8=1,2,DK/RF, GO TO PO_10] Do you lean toward the Democrats, or toward the Republicans? (PO_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused151.5
-4) Don't know373.7
1) Lean democratic35735.9
2) Lean republican21721.8
3) Neither36837
Missing1617 
TOTAL994100.0
508) Do you support or oppose conservative Christian groups active in politics, such as the Christian Coalition, American Family Association, or Focus on the Family? (PO_10)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused8.3
-4) Don't know562.1
1) Strongly oppose37514.4
2) Somewhat oppose29511.3
3) Neither support or oppose113443.5
4) Somewhat support50319.3
5) Strongly support2379.1
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
509) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Attended a political meeting or rally (PO_ATT)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No238391.3
1) Yes2268.7
TOTAL2610100.0
510) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Contacted a public official (PO_CNTCT)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No211681.1
1) Yes49318.9
TOTAL2610100.0
511) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Participated in a demonstration or protest (PO_DEMON)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No251496.3
1) Yes953.6
TOTAL2610100.0
512) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Gave money to a political party, group, or candidate (PO_GAVE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No226286.7
1) Yes34713.3
TOTAL2610100.0
513) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? None (PO_NONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No132850.9
1) Yes128149.1
TOTAL2610100.0
514) Number of types of political activities in the past twelve months (PO_NUMBR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) 0128349.2
1) 158422.4
2) 233512.8
3) 31927.4
4) 41154.4
5) 5512
6) 6251
7) 718.7
8) 86.2
TOTAL2610100.0
515) Political party combined (PO_PARTY)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused15.6
-4) Don't know371.4
1) Strong democrat38614.8
2) Not strong democrat54620.9
3) Lean democrat35713.7
4) Neither36814.1
5) Lean republican2178.3
6) Not strong republican40415.5
7) Strong republican27810.7
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
516) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Attempted to persuade someone to vote for a particular candidate or party (PO_PERSU)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No206579.1
1) Yes54420.8
TOTAL2610100.0
517) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Signed a petition (PO_SIGN)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No165463.4
1) Yes95536.6
TOTAL2610100.0
518) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Worked for a political candidate or party (PO_WORK)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No248995.4
1) Yes1204.6
TOTAL2610100.0
519) Here is a list of political activities. Have you done any of these in the past twelve months? Worked for a religious organization that is primarily involved in political issues or causes (PO_WRKRL)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) No252096.6
1) Yes893.4
TOTAL2610100.0
520) Primary sampling unit ID (PSU_ID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL261029.1115.75
521) Please tell me whether you strongly agree, somewhat agree, neither agree nor disagree, somewhat disagree, or strongly disagree with each of the following statements. I definitely believe in God. (RA_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Strongly agree218083.6
2) Somewhat agree1947.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree963.7
4) Somewhat disagree532
5) Strongly disagree813.1
Missing3 
TOTAL2607100.0
522) God is not a personal being, but more like an impersonal spiritual force. (RA_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused9.3
-4) Don't know532
1) Strongly agree77629.8
2) Somewhat agree49218.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree34713.3
4) Somewhat disagree1827
5) Strongly disagree74928.7
Missing3 
TOTAL2608100.0
523) It doesn't much matter what I believe so long as I am a good person. (RA_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know15.6
1) Strongly agree82731.7
2) Somewhat agree54721
3) Neither agree nor disagree2298.8
4) Somewhat disagree29111.2
5) Strongly disagree69526.6
Missing3 
TOTAL2608100.0
524) I feel God has called me to the particular line of work I am in. (RA_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know17.7
1) Strongly agree59925.7
2) Somewhat agree46319.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree62626.9
4) Somewhat disagree2319.9
5) Strongly disagree39116.8
Missing281 
TOTAL2330100.0
525) The founder of Islam, Muhammad, was the holy prophet of God. (RA_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused16.6
-4) Don't know1827
1) Strongly agree1254.8
2) Somewhat agree1967.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree107141.1
4) Somewhat disagree1646.3
5) Strongly disagree85432.7
Missing3 
TOTAL2608100.0
526) I have experienced a supernatural miracle, an event that could not have happened without the intervention of God or a spiritual force. (RA_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10.4
-4) Don't know261
1) Strongly agree86333.1
2) Somewhat agree48518.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree51819.9
4) Somewhat disagree1736.6
5) Strongly disagree53320.4
Missing3 
TOTAL2608100.0
527) An angel has directly helped me in a time of need. (RA_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused8.3
-4) Don't know291.1
1) Strongly agree69726.7
2) Somewhat agree50919.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree60423.2
4) Somewhat disagree1927.4
5) Strongly disagree56921.8
Missing3 
TOTAL2608100.0
528) The Devil, demons, or evil spirits exist. (RA_8)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know22.8
1) Strongly agree121846.7
2) Somewhat agree52320.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree32812.6
4) Somewhat disagree1445.5
5) Strongly disagree36814.1
Missing3 
TOTAL2606100.0
529) I believe in reincarnation, that people have lived previous lives. (RA_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know341.3
1) Strongly agree30411.7
2) Somewhat agree44417
3) Neither agree nor disagree56521.7
4) Somewhat disagree30911.9
5) Strongly disagree94936.4
Missing3 
TOTAL2607100.0
530) I believe in Heaven where people live with God forever. (RA_11)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know9.3
1) Strongly agree167164.1
2) Somewhat agree38914.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree31812.2
4) Somewhat disagree702.7
5) Strongly disagree1465.6
Missing3 
TOTAL2605100.0
531) I believe there is a Hell where people experience pain as punishment for their sin. (RA_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know16.6
1) Strongly agree112343.1
2) Somewhat agree51219.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree42316.2
4) Somewhat disagree1877.2
5) Strongly disagree34213.1
Missing3 
TOTAL2606100.0
532) Think about how you have tried to understand and deal with major problems in your life over the past three years. To what extent did you try to make sense of the situation and decide what to do on your own? (RA_15)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.2
1) A great deal131050.2
2) Quite a bit83832.1
3) A little30111.5
4) Not at all883.4
5) Not applicable652.5
Missing3 
TOTAL2607100.0
533) [IF RM_1= 2, 3, 4 OR 5, ASK RA_17. ELSE SKIP TO RA_18] Think about how you have tried to understand and deal with major problems in your life over the past three years. To what extent did you look to God or a larger spiritual force for strength, support, guidance? (RA_17)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal103641.8
2) Quite a bit65226.3
3) A little57423.2
4) Not at all1737
5) Not applicable441.8
Missing131 
TOTAL2479100.0
534) Think about how you have tried to understand and deal with major problems in your life over the past three years. To what extent did you consider passages in your religious text? (RA_18)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know2.1
1) A great deal61723.7
2) Quite a bit46717.9
3) A little68026.1
4) Not at all76929.5
5) Not applicable702.7
Missing3 
TOTAL2606100.0
535) Think about how you have tried to understand and deal with major problems in your life over the past three years. To what extent did you consider congregational teachings or talk to religious leaders? (RA_19)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know10
1) A great deal42916.5
2) Quite a bit41315.8
3) A little71627.5
4) Not at all97037.2
5) Not applicable762.9
Missing3 
TOTAL2607100.0
536) Think about how you have tried to understand and deal with major problems in your life over the past three years. To what extent did you talk to people in your religious congregation? (RA_20)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know4.3
1) A great deal23415.8
2) Quite a bit30220.4
3) A little52935.7
4) Not at all37925.6
5) Not applicable322.2
Missing1131 
TOTAL1480100.0
537) Jesus Christ physically rose from the dead. (RA_5A)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know411.6
1) Strongly agree163962.9
2) Somewhat agree28310.9
3) Neither agree nor disagree40615.6
4) Somewhat disagree903.5
5) Strongly disagree1455.6
Missing3 
TOTAL2607100.0
538) Respondent's race (RACE_ALL)
TOTAL%
1) Caucasian183870.4
2) African-American29011.1
3) Hispanic34013
4) Asian1234.7
5) Native American19.7
TOTAL2610100.0
539) Outside of your own religious tradition, which other religion do you have the most respect for? (RC_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused311.2
-4) Don't know1164.4
1) Buddhism2369
2) Christianity1475.6
3) Hinduism261
4) Islam592.3
5) Judaism56421.6
6) Mormonism (Latter-day Saints)1305
7) Do not respect these religions1917.3
8) Equal respect for all87033.4
9) Other2389.1
TOTAL2608100.0
540) Which religion do you have the least respect for? (RC_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused491.9
-4) Don't know1305
1) Buddhism1646.3
2) Christianity602.3
3) Hinduism622.4
4) Islam53820.6
5) Judaism582.2
6) Mormonism (Latter-day Saints)27610.6
7) Do not respect these religions1003.8
8) Equal respect for all93235.7
9) Other2419.2
TOTAL2610100.0
541) [IF RC_2=2 or DK/RF, SKIP to RC_4] In the past three years, have you seriously considered dropping out of religion? (RC_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know16.6
1) Yes30811.8
2) No228287.4
TOTAL2610100.0
542) How do you feel about letting others outside of your closer friends and family know that you are a member of the religion you stated earlier? (RC_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Definitely want people to know77329.6
2) Probably want people to know27310.5
3) Don't care of people know or not151157.9
4) Probably do not want people to know281.1
5) Definitely do not want people to know20.8
TOTAL2610100.0
543) Earlier you told us that you are (R's selected race). Do you think other Americans would say that you are (R's selected race) or something else? (RE_12)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know23.9
1) Same218283.6
2) Something else34513.2
3) Varies271
4) Doesn't matter311.2
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
544) Can you think of any occasion in the past three years, that you felt you were treated unfairly because of your race? (RE_13)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know10
1) Yes33813
2) No226586.8
TOTAL2609100.0
545) When you think of yourself, how important to you is being (R's selected race) to your sense of who you are? (RE_15)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know9.3
1) Very92235.3
2) Somewhat68026.1
3) A little28410.9
4) Not at all71527.4
TOTAL2610100.0
546) How closely connected do you feel to your racial group? (RE_16)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know381.5
1) Extremely51519.7
2) Very86733.2
3) Somewhat92035.2
4) Not at all26810.3
TOTAL2610100.0
547) How often, if it all, do you think about or are you aware of what race you are? (RE_17)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Every day55221.1
2) Nearly every day1816.9
3) Weekly2188.3
4) Monthly1877.2
5) Less than monthly57822.1
6) Never88433.9
TOTAL2611100.0
548) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 1. Store (RE_14_1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes113100
Missing2497 
TOTAL113100.0
549) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 2. While traveling (RE_14_2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes62100
Missing2548 
TOTAL62100.0
550) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 3. At work (RE_14_3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes163100
Missing2447 
TOTAL163100.0
551) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 4. Restaurant, bar, theater, or other entertainment place (RE_14_4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes91100
Missing2519 
TOTAL91100.0
552) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 5. Place of worship (RE_14_5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes15100
Missing2595 
TOTAL15100.0
553) Please tell me the places where you were treated unfairly because of your race. 6. Other (SPECIFY) (RE_14_6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes93100
Missing2517 
TOTAL93100.0
554) Are you . . . (RE_2A)
TOTAL%
1) Chinese1513.9
2) Filipino2321.3
3) Japanese54.6
4) Asian Indian4238.9
6) Vietnamese76.5
7) Other1614.8
Missing2502 
TOTAL108100.0
555) [ASK IF RE_1a= only 4 or RE_2w=4. ELSE SKIP TO RE_2g.] Which term do you prefer? (RE_2C)
TOTAL%
1) Asian5045.9
2) Asian-American2926.6
3) Oriental65.5
4) Other87.3
5) No preference1614.7
Missing2502 
TOTAL109100.0
556) Are you . . . (RE_2E)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know874.8
1) European134274.1
2) Middle Eastern8.4
3) Hispanic12.7
4) Other1478.1
5) No preference1649.1
6) Mixed502.8
Missing800 
TOTAL1811100.0
557) [ASK IF RE_1a= only 1 or RE_2w=1. ELSE SKIP TO RE_2k.] Which term do you prefer most? (RE_2G)
TOTAL%
1) White107359.3
2) Caucasian39621.9
3) Anglo211.2
4) European American341.9
5) Other281.5
6) No preference25814.3
Missing800 
TOTAL1810100.0
558) Are you . . . (RE_2I)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
1) Mexican20864.8
2) Cuban113.4
3) Puerto Rican319.7
4) Dominican103.1
5) Colombian61.9
6) Central American278.4
7) Other237.2
8) No preference51.6
Missing2289 
TOTAL321100.0
559) [ASK IF RE_1a= only 3 or RE_2w=3. ELSE SKIP TO RE_2o.] Which term do you prefer most? (RE_2K)
TOTAL%
1) Hispanic20563.7
2) Latino5918.3
3) Chicano113.4
4) Latin American165
5) Other185.6
6) No preference134
Missing2289 
TOTAL322100.0
560) Are you . . . (RE_2M)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.4
1) African American22380.2
2) African93.2
3) Caribbean186.5
7) Other207.2
8) No preference72.5
Missing2332 
TOTAL278100.0
561) ASK IF RE_1a=2 only or RE_2w=2. ELSE SKIP TO RE_2r.] Which term do you prefer most? (RE_2O)
TOTAL%
1) Black13147.3
2) African-American10437.5
3) Negro51.8
4) Afro-American145.1
5) Other93.2
6) No preference145.1
Missing2332 
TOTAL277100.0
562) [ASK RE_3a IF RE_1a=3 AND NOTHING ELSE.] Do you consider yourself white, black, Asian, American Indian, or something else? (RE_3A)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know41.3
1) White13944.1
2) Black61.9
4) American Indian154.8
5) Other15147.9
Missing2296 
TOTAL315100.0
563) Respondent's race - Asian (RE_ASIAN)
TOTAL%
0) No250095.8
1) Yes1104.2
Missing1 
TOTAL2610100.0
564) Respondent's race - Black (RE_BLACK)
TOTAL%
0) No232989.3
1) Yes28010.7
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
565) Respondent's race - Don't know/refused (RE_DKREF)
TOTAL%
0) No2609100
1) Yes10
TOTAL2610100.0
566) Respondent's race - Hispanic (RE_HISP)
TOTAL%
0) No228287.5
1) Yes32712.5
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
567) Respondent's race - Mixed (RE_MIXED)
TOTAL%
0) No257098.5
1) Yes391.5
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
568) Respondent's race - Native American (RE_NATAM)
TOTAL%
0) No258499
1) Yes251
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
569) Respondent's race - Other (RE_OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) No257898.8
1) Yes311.2
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
570) Respondent's race - Pacific Islander (RE_PACIS)
TOTAL%
0) No260099.7
1) Yes9.3
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
571) Respondent's race (RE_RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White181169.4
2) Black27810.6
3) Hispanic32112.3
4) Asian1094.2
5) Pacific Islander9.3
6) Native American12.5
7) Mixed race401.5
9) Other311.2
TOTAL2611100.0
572) Respondent's race - White (RE_WHITE)
TOTAL%
0) No79130.3
1) Yes181869.7
Missing1 
TOTAL2609100.0
573) Geography - census division (CENSDIV)
TOTAL%
1) New England692.6
2) Middle Atlantic37114.2
3) East North Central48118.4
4) West North Central1405.4
5) South Atlantic43316.6
6) East South Central1957.5
7) West South Central2539.7
8) Mountain30311.6
9) Pacific36514
TOTAL2610100.0
574) Geography - census region (REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast44016.9
2) Midwest62123.8
3) South88133.8
4) West66825.6
TOTAL2610100.0
575) Summary status of case (RESP_SUM)
TOTAL%
490) Partial5.2
491) Complete260599.8
TOTAL2610100.0
576) [CATHOLICS: IF CI_1=4 OR CI_4=1, ASK RI_1 AND RI_2] Do you consider yourself a traditional Catholic, a progressive or liberal Catholic, a charismatic Catholic, or just Catholic? (RI_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know6.9
1) Traditional (includes conservative or orthodox, if offered)16223.8
2) Progressive or liberal12919
3) Charismatic Catholic121.8
4) Just Catholic35952.8
5) Other121.8
Missing1930 
TOTAL680100.0
577) Would you say that being Catholic is very central to who you are, somewhat central, or not that central to who you are? (RI_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.3
-4) Don't know3.4
1) Very central26138.4
2) Somewhat central25838
3) Not that central15522.8
Missing1930 
TOTAL679100.0
578) [NON-CATHOLIC CHRISTIANS: IF CI_1=1 AND CI_4=2, DK, RF, ASK RI_3] Which of these best describes your religious faith or spirituality? (RI_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.3
-4) Don't know181.4
1) Pentecostal1209
2) Charismatic433.2
3) Fundamentalist574.3
4) Evangelical14711.1
5) Mainline Protestant1219.1
6) Liberal Protestant806
7) Not familiar with these terms1289.6
8) Don't like labels/just Christian57843.5
9) Something else342.6
Missing1279 
TOTAL1330100.0
579) [IF RI_3=1-6, GO TO RI_4; ELSE GO TO RI_5; ADD CHECK TO PREVENT INTERVIEWERS FROM SELECTING SAME RESPONSE IN RI_3] Is there another one that is next best in describing your religious faith or spirituality? (Which?) (RI_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.5
-4) Don't know161.7
1) Pentecostal434.6
2) Charismatic444.7
3) Fundamentalist505.4
4) Evangelical778.3
5) Mainline Protestant747.9
6) Liberal Protestant545.8
7) No second best38841.6
8) Not familiar with these terms13314.3
9) Don't like labels/just Christian293.1
10) Something else202.1
Missing1677 
TOTAL933100.0
580) [IF C1_1=1 OR 4 OR CI_4=1, ASK RI_5] Have you had a born-again experience, that is, a turning point in your life when you committed yourself to Jesus Christ? (RI_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused00
-4) Don't know13.6
1) Yes100249.9
2) No99249.4
Missing603 
TOTAL2007100.0
581) [IF RI_5=1, SKIP TO RI_6, ELSE ASK RI_7] Would you say that being born-again is very central to who you are, somewhat central, or not that central to who you are? (RI_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know3.3
1) Very central69269.1
2) Somewhat central23323.3
3) Not that central747.4
Missing1608 
TOTAL1002100.0
582) In general, would you describe your views on religious or spiritual matters as conservative, moderate, or liberal? (RI_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused16.6
-4) Don't know1144.4
1) Conservative84932.5
2) Moderate94036
3) Liberal69126.5
TOTAL2610100.0
583) [IF RI_7=1, SKIP TO RI_8. IF RI_7=2, SKIP TO RI_9. If RI_7=3, SKIP TO RI_10; ELSE GO TO RC_1] Would you say very conservative or somewhat conservative? (RI_8)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Very conservative30135.5
2) Somewhat conservative54764.4
Missing1761 
TOTAL849100.0
584) In general, would you lean toward conservative or toward liberal? (RI_9)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.5
-4) Don't know434.6
1) Conservative54157.5
2) Liberal35237.4
Missing1670 
TOTAL941100.0
585) Would you say very liberal or somewhat liberal? (RI_10)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know1.1
1) Very liberal27239.3
2) Somewhat liberal41960.5
Missing1919 
TOTAL692100.0
586) Religiously conservative-liberal (CONSLIB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused16.6
-4) Don't know1144.4
1) Very conservative30111.5
2) Somewhat conservative54821
3) Moderate-conservative54120.7
4) Moderate471.8
5) Moderate-liberal35213.5
6) Somewhat liberal41916.1
7) Very liberal27210.4
TOTAL2610100.0
587) How important is religion or religious faith to you personally? (RM_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Not at all important27810.7
2) Somewhat important70026.8
3) Very important76629.4
4) Extremely important45517.4
5) By far the most important part of your life40115.4
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
588) How important is God or spirituality in your life? (RM_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know3.1
1) Not at all important1405.4
2) Somewhat important54220.8
3) Very important82231.5
4) Extremely important53720.6
5) By far the most important part of your life56121.5
Missing2 
TOTAL2606100.0
589) Thinking about your spouse/partner, how important would you say religion or religious faith is to him or her personally? (RM_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused6.4
-4) Don't know14.8
1) Not at all important1559.3
2) Somewhat important47228.2
3) Very important48128.8
4) Extremely important30818.4
5) By far the most important part of his/her life23614.1
Missing937 
TOTAL1672100.0
590) [IF RM_1=2-5 ASK RM_4. ELSE SKIP TO RA_Intro.] How much influence have your religious beliefs, teachings, or congregation had on the following big decisions you have made in your life? Your choice of a career or job (RM_4)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know6.3
1) None117250
2) A little43118.4
3) Quite a bit23610.1
4) A lot25310.8
5) Most important influence1787.6
6) Not applicable632.7
Missing268 
TOTAL2342100.0
591) How much influence have your religious beliefs, teachings, or congregation had on the following big decisions you have made in your life? Your decision about whether or whom to marry (RM_5)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
1) None98542.1
2) A little41017.5
3) Quite a bit31413.4
4) A lot31413.4
5) Most important influence2119
6) Not applicable1064.5
Missing268 
TOTAL2341100.0
592) How much influence have your religious beliefs, teachings, or congregation had on the following big decisions you have made in your life? Your decision about where to live (RM_6)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know6.3
1) None156066.6
2) A little32013.7
3) Quite a bit1596.8
4) A lot1898.1
5) Most important influence692.9
6) Not applicable391.7
Missing268 
TOTAL2342100.0
593) How much influence have your religious beliefs, teachings, or congregation had on the following big decisions you have made in your life? Your decision about how many children to have (RM_7)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.3
1) None125071.7
2) A little18510.6
3) Quite a bit875
4) A lot965.5
5) Most important influence764.4
6) Not applicable442.5
Missing867 
TOTAL1743100.0
594) In the last twelve months, about how often, if at all, did you spend time emailing friends or family, in chat rooms or in an online discussion over the Internet? (SA_31)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
1) Never103539.6
2) A few times2148.2
3) Once a month1114.3
4) 2-3 times a month1917.3
5) Once a week1796.9
6) 2-3 days a week32912.6
7) 4-5 days a week1525.8
8) Every day or nearly every day39915.3
TOTAL2611100.0
595) In an average day on the Internet, about how many hours or minutes do you spend e-mailing friends or family, in chat rooms or in an on-line discussion over the Internet? (SA_32)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
0) None109642
1) 1-5 minutes1987.6
2) 6-10 minutes1405.4
3) 11-15 minutes1586.1
4) 16-30 minutes40215.4
5) 31-59 minutes401.5
6) 1 hour36714.1
7) 2 hours1244.8
8) 3 hours341.3
9) 4 hours14.5
10) 5 hours21.8
11) More than 5 hours15.6
TOTAL2610100.0
596) About how many times in the past twelve months have you socialized with coworkers outside of work? (SA_COWRK)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10.4
0) Never100738.7
1) Once853.3
2) 2-4 times35413.6
3) 5-9 times26010
4) Once a month35113.5
5) Twice a month26110
6) Once a week1194.6
7) More than once a week1586.1
Missing4 
TOTAL2605100.0
597) About how many times in the past twelve months have you exercised with a friend or family member, such as walking, aerobics, or swimming, or participated in a recreational activity with others? (E.g., bowling, golf, tennis, hunting) (SA_EXRSC)
TOTAL%
0) Never50419.3
1) Once451.7
2) 2-4 times2017.7
3) 5-9 times1967.5
4) Once a month30511.7
5) Twice a month37614.4
6) Once a week33813
7) More than once a week64424.7
TOTAL2609100.0
598) About how many times in the past twelve months have you visited family in person or had them visit you? (SA_FAMLY)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know2.1
0) Never863.3
1) Once863.3
2) 2-4 times26910.3
3) 5-9 times30511.7
4) Once a month36213.9
5) Twice a month39915.3
6) Once a week45017.2
7) More than once a week65225
TOTAL2611100.0
599) About how many times in the past twelve months have you had friends over to your home? (SA_FRNDS)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
0) Never2509.6
1) Once481.8
2) 2-4 times30311.6
3) 5-9 times28711
4) Once a month51019.5
5) Twice a month51019.5
6) Once a week30511.7
7) More than once a week39615.2
TOTAL2610100.0
600) About how many times in the past twelve months have you played card or board games with others? (SA_GAMES)
TOTAL%
0) Never74428.5
1) Once1003.8
2) 2-4 times45817.6
3) 5-9 times32412.4
4) Once a month36714.1
5) Twice a month27410.5
6) Once a week1616.2
7) More than once a week1816.9
TOTAL2609100.0
601) About how many times in the past twelve months have you attended any public meeting in which there was discussion of local government issues, or school or other community affairs? (SA_MEET)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
0) Never136952.5
1) Once2499.5
2) 2-4 times51819.9
3) 5-9 times2228.5
4) Once a month1535.9
5) Twice a month612.3
6) Once a week24.9
7) More than once a week12.5
TOTAL2609100.0
602) About how many times in the past twelve months have you spent time with friends at a park, shopping mall, or other public place? (SA_PUBLC)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
0) Never40115.4
1) Once642.5
2) 2-4 times32612.5
3) 5-9 times31812.2
4) Once a month49519
5) Twice a month45717.5
6) Once a week2589.9
7) More than once a week28611
Missing3 
TOTAL2606100.0
603) About how many times in the past twelve months have you attended a small group that meets regularly and provides support or caring for those who participate in it? (SA_SMGRP)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
0) Never160061.3
1) Once421.6
2) 2-4 times1596.1
3) 5-9 times1616.2
4) Once a month2188.4
5) Twice a month1666.4
6) Once a week1525.8
7) More than once a week1104.2
TOTAL2609100.0
604) About how many times in the past twelve months have you volunteered for a project that helps people in the local community? (SA_VOLPR)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10
0) Never138553.1
1) Once1796.9
2) 2-4 times40515.5
3) 5-9 times1927.4
4) Once a month2067.9
5) Twice a month1174.5
6) Once a week732.8
7) More than once a week522
TOTAL2610100.0
605) This section is about your views on life. For each statement tell me whether you strongly agree, somewhat agree, neither agree nor disagree, somewhat disagree, or strongly disagree. I like doing things just for the thrill of it. (SE_1)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know8.3
1) Strongly agree58222.3
2) Somewhat agree113843.6
3) Neither agree nor disagree41816
4) Somewhat disagree27710.6
5) Strongly disagree1887.2
TOTAL2611100.0
606) I sometimes like to do things that are a little frightening. (SE_2)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know6.2
1) Strongly agree2288.7
2) Somewhat agree73928.3
3) Neither agree nor disagree36113.8
4) Somewhat disagree55321.2
5) Strongly disagree72327.7
TOTAL2610100.0
607) I enjoy getting into new situations where you can't predict how things will turn out. (SE_3)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know10.4
1) Strongly agree31512.1
2) Somewhat agree82331.5
3) Neither agree nor disagree41816
4) Somewhat disagree49919.1
5) Strongly disagree54520.9
TOTAL2610100.0
608) The most important thing in life is my own happiness. (SE_4)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.2
1) Strongly agree62724
2) Somewhat agree52520.1
3) Neither agree nor disagree33512.8
4) Somewhat disagree53220.4
5) Strongly disagree58522.4
TOTAL2609100.0
609) It is sometimes okay to break moral rules if it works to your advantage and you can get away with it. (SE_5)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Strongly agree803.1
2) Somewhat agree1937.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree1847.1
4) Somewhat disagree43516.7
5) Strongly disagree171265.6
TOTAL2609100.0
610) I believe there is some real purpose for my life. (SE_6)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
1) Strongly agree186871.6
2) Somewhat agree52720.2
3) Neither agree nor disagree1586.1
4) Somewhat disagree361.4
5) Strongly disagree15.6
TOTAL2610100.0
611) I feel good about my future. (SE_7)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused4.2
-4) Don't know00
1) Strongly agree151558.1
2) Somewhat agree81831.4
3) Neither agree nor disagree1495.7
4) Somewhat disagree903.4
5) Strongly disagree331.3
TOTAL2609100.0
612) I'm going to ask you just a few final questions on spiritual experiences you may have had. Did you ever have a religious or spiritual experience that changed your life? (SP_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know7.3
1) Yes118445.5
2) No140954.1
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
613) Has there been a turning point in your life when you, personally, either made a commitment to or away from a religious tradition, faith, or God? (SP_2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know9.3
1) Yes117645.1
2) No141554.3
Missing5 
TOTAL2605100.0
614) In the past twelve months, have you done any volunteer work - that is, work for a nonprofit, charitable organization, school or group for which you did not receive pay? (VO_1)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
1) Yes105640.5
2) No155159.5
Missing2 
TOTAL2608100.0
615) In a typical month do your volunteering activities take up more than one hour of your time? (VO_2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes60857.6
2) No44842.4
Missing1554 
TOTAL1056100.0
616) About what percent of your volunteering in the past twelve months was for a religious organization or group? (VO_3)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know1.1
1) 0%69666
2) 1-10%16115.3
3) 11-20%363.4
4) 21-30%312.9
5) 31-40%141.3
6) 41-50%151.4
7) 51-60%8.8
8) 61-70%7.7
9) 71-80%7.7
10) 81-90%9.9
11) 91-100%686.5
Missing1554 
TOTAL1054100.0
617) [IF VO_2=2 OR DK/RF, SKIP TO VO_3; ELSE ASK VO_2A.] About how many hours in a typical week do your volunteering activities take up? (VO_2A)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know5.8
0) 0183
1) 110617.4
2) 214123.2
3) 39115
4) 46210.2
5) 5416.7
10) 6-108714.3
15) 11-15183
20) 16-20213.5
30) 21-30122
40) More than 4061
Missing2002 
TOTAL608100.0
618) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Congregation members (ADVCCONG)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know12.5
0) No227287
1) Yes32112.3
TOTAL2610100.0
619) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (ADVCFAM)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) No83832.1
1) Yes176467.6
TOTAL2610100.0
620) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Other family and friends (ADVCFFR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) No108241.5
1) Yes152058.2
TOTAL2610100.0
621) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Neighbors (ADVCNGHB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) No211981.2
1) Yes48318.5
TOTAL2610100.0
622) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? None (ADVCNONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) No222885.4
1) Yes37414.3
TOTAL2610100.0
623) Number of types listed respondent has given advice to in past twelve months (ADVCNUMB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) 037614.4
1) 199638.2
2) 263024.1
3) 330511.7
4) 42077.9
5) 5873.3
TOTAL2609100.0
624) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given advice or counsel? Strangers (ADVCSTRA)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused5.2
-4) Don't know3.1
0) No221584.9
1) Yes38714.8
TOTAL2610100.0
625) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? Congregation members (GIVECONG)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know10.4
0) No230488.3
1) Yes29311.2
TOTAL2610100.0
626) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (GIVEFAM)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No110742.4
1) Yes149857.4
TOTAL2610100.0
627) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? Other family and friends (GIVEFFR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No173066.3
1) Yes87533.5
TOTAL2610100.0
628) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? Neighbors (GIVENGHB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No241792.6
1) Yes1887.2
TOTAL2610100.0
629) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? None (GIVENONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No205578.7
1) Yes55021.1
TOTAL2610100.0
630) Number of types listed respondent has given money to in past twelve months (GIVENUMB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) 055321.2
1) 1113443.4
2) 255621.3
3) 32188.3
4) 41003.8
5) 5451.7
TOTAL2611100.0
631) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you given money? Strangers (GIVESTRA)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused3.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No190372.9
1) Yes70226.9
TOTAL2610100.0
632) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? Congregation members (HELPCONG)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know8.3
0) No218983.9
1) Yes41115.7
TOTAL2610100.0
633) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (HELPFAM)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No72627.8
1) Yes187872
TOTAL2610100.0
634) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? Other family and friends (HELPFFR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No101138.8
1) Yes159261
TOTAL2609100.0
635) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? Neighbors (HELPNGHB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No184270.6
1) Yes76129.2
TOTAL2609100.0
636) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? None (HELPNONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No237491
1) Yes2308.8
TOTAL2610100.0
637) Number of types listed respondent has given time to in past twelve months (HELPNUMB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) 02328.9
1) 197937.5
2) 261223.5
3) 338014.6
4) 427210.4
5) 51284.9
TOTAL2609100.0
638) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you helped directly by giving some of your time? Strangers (HELPSTRA)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No211280.9
1) Yes49218.9
TOTAL2610100.0
639) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Congregation members (RECCONG)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know8.3
0) No220384.4
1) Yes39915.3
TOTAL2611100.0
640) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (RECFAM)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No52220
1) Yes208379.8
TOTAL2610100.0
641) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Other family and friends (RECFFR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No100538.5
1) Yes160061.3
TOTAL2610100.0
642) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Neighbors (RECNGHB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No200276.7
1) Yes60423.1
TOTAL2611100.0
643) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? None (RECNONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No243793.3
1) Yes1696.5
TOTAL2611100.0
644) Number of types listed respondent has been helped by in past twelve months (RECNUMB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) 01716.5
1) 197437.3
2) 284932.5
3) 337814.5
4) 41786.8
5) 5562.1
TOTAL2611100.0
645) In the past twelve months, which have helped you directly by giving their time? Strangers (RECSTRA)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know4.2
0) No244493.6
1) Yes1626.2
TOTAL2611100.0
646) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Congregation members (TRSTCONG)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No228587.5
1) Yes32112.3
TOTAL2610100.0
647) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Close family (such as parents, children, and adult siblings) (TRSTFAM)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No43316.6
1) Yes217383.3
TOTAL2610100.0
648) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Other family and friends (TRSTFFR)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No120146
1) Yes140553.8
TOTAL2610100.0
649) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Neighbors (TRSTNGHB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No212181.3
1) Yes48518.6
TOTAL2610100.0
650) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? None (TRSTNONE)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No242392.8
1) Yes1837
TOTAL2610100.0
651) Number of types listed respondent has been able to trust in past twelve months (TRSTNUMB)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) 01857.1
1) 1112743.2
2) 275428.9
3) 336313.9
4) 41626.2
5) 515.6
TOTAL2610100.0
652) In the past twelve months, for which people, if any, have you been able to trust completely? Strangers (TRSTSTRA)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused2.1
-4) Don't know2.1
0) No254397.4
1) Yes632.4
TOTAL2610100.0
653) Do you do any work for pay? (WJ_2)
TOTAL%
-4) Don't know00
1) Yes12813.4
2) No82486.6
Missing1658 
TOTAL952100.0
654) In general, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your job? (WJ_6)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied86948.6
2) Somewhat satisfied63535.5
3) Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied1287.2
4) Somewhat dissatisfied1136.3
5) Very dissatisfied422.4
Missing824 
TOTAL1787100.0
655) Are you working full time, part time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Don't know/refused (WJ_DKREF)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.000.03
656) Are you working full time, part time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Full-time (WJ_FULL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.510.50
657) Are you working full time, part time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Homemaker (WJ_HOME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.100.30
658) [IF WJ_2=2, DK/RF, SKIP TO SE_Intro; else go to WJ_3] About how many total hours per week do you usually work for pay, counting all jobs? (WJ_HOURS)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused1.1
-4) Don't know1.1
1) 0-5452.5
2) 6-10553.1
3) 11-15432.4
4) 16-20884.9
5) 21-25764.3
6) 26-301015.7
7) 31-35703.9
8) 36-4065436.6
9) 41-451538.6
10) 46-5024813.9
11) 51-55563.1
12) 56-601076
13) 61-65271.5
14) 66-70231.3
15) 71-7510.6
16) 76 or more291.6
Missing824 
TOTAL1787100.0
659) Respondent's work status - number of selections respondent made (WRKSTAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26101.080.29
660) Are you working full-time, part-time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Other (WJ_OTHER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.060.25
661) Are you working full-time, part-time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Part-time (WJ_PART)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.130.33
662) Are you working full-time, part-time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Retired (WJ_RETIR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.160.37
663) Are you working full-time, part-time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? In school (WJ_SCHL)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.060.23
664) Respondent's work status - only one status designation allowed (WJ_STAT)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know10
1) Full-time133451.1
2) Part-time32312.4
3) Retired40715.6
4) Homemaker1947.4
5) In school702.7
6) Unemployed1305
7) Other1505.7
TOTAL2610100.0
665) Respondent's work status - includes category for respondents selecting multiple statuses (WJ_STAT2)
TOTAL%
-7) Refused10
-4) Don't know10
1) Full-time125648.1
2) Part-time2379.1
3) Retired38614.8
4) Homemaker1857.1
5) In school622.4
6) Unemployed1274.9
7) Other1505.7
8) Work multiple2057.9
TOTAL2610100.0
666) Are you working full-time, part-time, retired, a homemaker, in school, unemployed, or something else? Unemployed (WJ_UNEMP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL26100.060.23
667) Respondent's age (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18 to 29 years old55621.3
2) 30 to 44 years old74828.6
3) 45 to 59 years old75428.9
4) 60 to 74 years old41215.8
5) 75 years and older1415.4
TOTAL2611100.0
668) Respondent's gender (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
0) Female135151.8
1) Male125948.2
TOTAL2610100.0
669) These next several questions are about your political views and activities. When it comes to politics, do you usually think of yourself as: (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-POLITICS)
TOTAL%
1) Very liberal1686.5
2) Somewhat liberal37914.7
3) Middle of the road63224.5
4) Somewhat conservative50419.5
5) Very conservative2258.7
6) Haven't thought much about it67626.2
Missing26 
TOTAL2584100.0
670) Respondent's race (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White181169.4
2) Black27810.7
3) Hispanic32112.3
4) Asian1094.2
5) Pacific Islander9.3
6) Other823.1
TOTAL2610100.0
671) Respondent's religious tradition (Steensland) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-RELIGION)
TOTAL%
1) Black Protestant1475.6
2) Evangelical Protestant69426.6
3) Mainline Protestant36213.9
4) Catholic69426.6
5) Unaffiliated41015.7
6) Other30411.6
TOTAL2611100.0
672) Geography - census region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast44016.9
2) Midwest62123.8
3) South88133.8
4) West66825.6
TOTAL2610100.0
673) What is the highest level of schooling you have completed, or what is the highest degree that you have earned? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) No high school diploma30611.8
2) GED or high school diploma105640.6
3) Vocational/technical diploma or Associate's degree48018.5
4) Bachelor's degree42116.2
5) Graduate degree26710.3
6) Other712.7
Missing10 
TOTAL2601100.0