U.S. Religious Landscape Study, 2014

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Percentages are weighted by 6) WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted
1) Unique respondent identification number (RESP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL350712317615.52852945.03
2) Sample type (1=Landline 2=Cell) (QSAMPTYP)
TOTAL%
1) Landline 36.9
2) Cell 63.1
TOTAL35071100.0
3) Language of interview (QLAN)
TOTAL%
1) English 94.1
2) Spanish 5.9
TOTAL35071100.0
4) State based on self-reported ZIP Code (STATE)
TOTAL%
1) Alabama 1.5
2) Alaska .2
4) Arizona 2.1
5) Arkansas .9
6) California 12
8) Colorado 1.6
9) Connecticut 1.2
10) Delaware .3
11) District of Columbia .2
12) Florida 6.4
13) Georgia 3.1
15) Hawaii .5
16) Idaho .5
17) Illinois 4.1
18) Indiana 2.1
19) Iowa 1
20) Kansas .9
21) Kentucky 1.4
22) Louisiana 1.4
23) Maine .4
24) Maryland 1.9
25) Massachusetts 2.2
26) Michigan 3.2
27) Minnesota 1.7
28) Mississippi .9
29) Missouri 1.9
30) Montana .3
31) Nebraska .6
32) Nevada .9
33) New Hampshire .4
34) New Jersey 2.9
35) New Mexico .7
36) New York 6.4
37) North Carolina 3.1
38) North Dakota .2
39) Ohio 3.7
40) Oklahoma 1.2
41) Oregon 1.3
42) Pennsylvania 4.2
44) Rhode Island .3
45) South Carolina 1.5
46) South Dakota .3
47) Tennessee 2.1
48) Texas 7.9
49) Utah .8
50) Vermont .2
51) Virginia 2.6
53) Washington 2.2
54) West Virginia .6
55) Wisconsin 1.8
56) Wyoming .2
TOTAL35071100.0
5) Census region based on self-reported ZIP Code (CREGION)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast 18.2
2) Midwest 21.4
3) South 37.1
4) West 23.3
TOTAL35071100.0
6) National weight (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3507110.721
7) Atlanta MSA weight (WGT_ATL_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5101.300.71
8) Baltimore MSA weight (WGT_BAL_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2501.561.11
9) Boston MSA weight (WGT_BOS_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4981.521.24
10) Chicago MSA weight (WGT_CHI_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL8671.390.82
11) Dallas MSA weight (WGT_DAL_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6591.300.77
12) DC MSA weight (WGT_DC_M)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL9131.711.30
13) Detroit MSA weight (WGT_DET_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3741.310.85
14) Houston MSA weight (WGT_HOU_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL5141.340.81
15) Los Angeles MSA weight (WGT_LA_M)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL10761.520.98
16) Miami MSA weight (WGT_MIA_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4831.320.92
17) Minneapolis MSA weight (WGT_MIN_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3421.410.87
18) New York City MSA weight (WGT_NYC_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL17861.501.07
19) Philadelphia MSA weight (WGT_PHL_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL7221.641.22
20) Phoenix MSA weight (WGT_PHO_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3971.601.18
21) Pittsburgh MSA weight (WGT_PIT_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2521.471.30
22) Providence MSA weight (WGT_PRO_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3512.121.42
23) Riverside MSA weight (WGT_RIV_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3731.380.85
24) San Diego MSA weight (WGT_SDI_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3211.501.11
25) Seattle MSA weight (WGT_SEA_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3331.360.85
26) San Francisco MSA weight (WGT_SF_M)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL4851.611.17
27) St. Louis MSA weight (WGT_STL_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2741.370.82
28) Tampa MSA weight (WGT_TMP_)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL3201.390.89
29) Q.A.1. Generally, how would you say things are these days in your life? Would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy? (QA1)
TOTAL%
1) Very happy 32.3
2) Pretty happy 51.6
3) Not too happy 13.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.3
TOTAL35071100.0
30) Q.A2. Next, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with your family life? [REQUIRED PROBE:] Would you say you are VERY (dis)satisfied or SOMEWHAT (dis)satisfied? (QA2A)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied 68.8
2) Somewhat satisfied 20.7
3) Somewhat dissatisfied 5.1
4) Very dissatisfied 3
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.4
TOTAL35071100.0
31) Q.A2. And are you satisfied or dissatisfied with your health? [REQUIRED PROBE:] Would you say you are VERY (dis)satisfied or SOMEWHAT (dis)satisfied? (QA2B)
TOTAL%
1) Very satisfied 51.7
2) Somewhat satisfied 30.3
3) Somewhat dissatisfied 9.8
4) Very dissatisfied 6.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2
TOTAL35071100.0
32) Q.B1a. Thinking about changes in our society over the last 50 years, do you think a growing population of immigrants has been a change for the better, a change for the worse, or hasn't this made much difference? (QB1A)
TOTAL%
1) Change for the better 26
2) Change for the worse 34.9
3) Hasn't made much difference 30.4
4) (VOL) Mixed changes 3.5
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 5.2
TOTAL35071100.0
33) Q.B1b. How about more women in the workforce? [READ AS NECESSARY: Has this been a change for the better, a change for the worse, or hasn't this made much difference?] (QB1B)
TOTAL%
1) Change for the better 67.4
2) Change for the worse 9.1
3) Hasn't made much difference 19.7
4) (VOL) Mixed changes 1.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2
TOTAL35071100.0
34) Q.B1c. How about more people having children without getting married? [READ AS NECESSARY: Has this been a change for the better, a change for the worse, or hasn't this made much difference?] (QB1C)
TOTAL%
1) Change for the better 4.9
2) Change for the worse 55.2
3) Hasn't made much difference 35.1
4) (VOL) Mixed changes 1.5
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 3.3
TOTAL35071100.0
35) Q.B2a. Now I'm going to read you a few pairs of statements. For each pair, tell me whether the FIRST statement or the SECOND statement comes closer to your own views - even if neither is exactly right. The first pair is homosexuality should be accepted by society OR homosexuality should be discouraged by society. (QB2A)
TOTAL%
1) First statement 61.7
2) Second statement 30.9
3) (VOL) Neither/Both equally 4
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 3.4
TOTAL35071100.0
36) Q.B2b. Next, government aid to the poor does more harm than good, by making people too dependent on government assistance OR government aid to the poor does more good than harm, because people can't get out of poverty until their basic needs are met. (QB2B)
TOTAL%
1) First statement 44.3
2) Second statement 49.6
3) (VOL) Neither/Both equally 3.9
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.1
TOTAL35071100.0
37) Q.B2c. Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy OR stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost. (QB2C)
TOTAL%
1) First statement 37.6
2) Second statement 56.8
3) (VOL) Neither/Both equally 2.4
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 3.2
TOTAL35071100.0
38) Q.B2d. There are clear and absolute standards for what is right and wrong OR whether something is right or wrong often depends on the situation. (QB2D)
TOTAL%
1) First statement 33.1
2) Second statement 64.4
3) (VOL) Neither/Both equally 1.4
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.1
TOTAL35071100.0
39) Q.B20. If you had to choose, would you rather have a smaller government providing fewer services, or a bigger government providing more services? (QB20)
TOTAL%
1) Smaller government, fewer services 51.4
2) Bigger government, more services 41.8
3) (VOL) Depends 3.1
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 3.8
TOTAL35071100.0
40) Q.B21. Do you think abortion should be [READ IN ORDER TO RANDOM HALF OF SAMPLE, IN REVERSE ORDER TO OTHER HALF OF SAMPLE]? (QB21)
TOTAL%
1) Legal in all cases 20
2) Legal in most cases 33.1
3) Illegal in most cases 26.7
4) Illegal in all cases 15.9
9) (VOL - DO NOT READ) Don't know/Refused 4.3
TOTAL35071100.0
41) Q.B22. Do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally? (QB22)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor 24.5
2) Favor 28.8
3) Oppose 20.8
4) Strongly oppose 18.3
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 7.6
TOTAL35071100.0
42) Q.B30. Which comes closer to your view? [READ AND RANDOMIZE] (QB30)
TOTAL%
1) Humans and other living things have evolved over time [OR] 61.5
2) Humans and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time 34.1
9) (VOL - DO NOT READ) Don't know/Refused 4.4
TOTAL35071100.0
43) Q.B30b. [ASK IF EVOLVED (Q.B30=1):] And do you think that...[READ OPTIONS AND RANDOMIZE]? (QB30B)
TOTAL%
1) Humans and other living things have evolved due to natural processes, such as natural selection, OR 53.2
2) A supreme being guided the evolution of living things for the purpose of creating humans and other life in the form it exists today 40.5
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 6.4
Missing12911 
TOTAL22160100.0
44) Q.B31. When it comes to questions of right and wrong, which of the following do you look to most for guidance? Would you say [READ AND RANDOMIZE]? (QB31)
TOTAL%
1) Religious teachings and beliefs 33.2
2) Philosophy and reason 10.6
3) Practical experience and common sense (or) 44.7
4) Scientific information 8.9
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.5
TOTAL35071100.0
45) MARITAL. Are you currently married, living with a partner, divorced, separated, widowed, or have you never been married? [IF RESPONDENT SAYS 'SINGLE,' PROBE TO DETERMINE WHICH CATEGORY IS APPROPRIATE] (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married 48.1
2) Living with a partner 7.4
3) Divorced 10.1
4) Separated 2.7
5) Widowed 6.5
6) Never been married 24.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .4
TOTAL35071100.0
46) HISP. Are you Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban? (HISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 14.6
2) No 84.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .6
TOTAL35071100.0
47) Recoded variable reflecting responses to the following question: Which of the following describes your race? You can select as many as apply. White, nlack or African American, Asian or Asian American or some other race. [RECORD UP TO FOUR IN ORDER MENTIONED BUT DO NOT PROBE FOR ADDITIONAL; IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS MIXED BIRACIAL, PROBE ONCE: What race or races is that? RESPONDENTS WERE PERMITTED TO VOLUNTEER OTHER RACES NOT ON THIS LIST; IN WHICH CASE THEIR ANSWERS WERE BACK CODED INTO ONE OF THESE CATEGORIES (IF APPROPRIATE) OR LEFT AS CODE 5 - SOME OTHER RACE] (RACECMB)
TOTAL%
1) White 70.5
2) Black or African-American 12
3) Asian or Asian-American 3.8
4) Mixed race 3.8
5) Or some other race 8.1
9) Don't know/Refused 1.8
TOTAL35071100.0
48) Race-Ethnicity. Created variable combining responses to HISP and RACECMB. All respondents who answered 'yes' in HISP are coded as Hispanic in RACETHN. For other respondents, RACETHN is determined by RACECMB. (RACETHN)
TOTAL%
1) White non-Hispanic 65.3
2) Black non-Hispanic 11.4
3) Hispanic 14.6
4) Other 7.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.4
TOTAL35071100.0
49) What is your present religion, if any? Are you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? [INTERVIEWER: IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS 'nothing in particular, none, no religion, etc.' BEFORE REACHING END OF LIST, PROMPT WITH: and would you say that's atheist, agnostic, or just nothing in particular?] [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS; TO AID IN BACKCODING AND IN FILTERING SUBSEQUENT QUESTIONS, THOSE WHO ORIGINALLY ANSWERED 'SOMETHING ELSE' AND THOSE WHO DECLINED TO ANSWER QE1 RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING FOLLOW-UP QUESTION: Do you think of yourself as Christian or not?] (QE1)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant 44
2) Roman Catholic 20.8
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS) 1.6
4) Orthodox (Greek, Russian, or some other Orthodox church) .5
5) Jewish (Judaism) 1.9
6) Muslim (Islam) .8
7) Buddhist .7
8) Hindu .7
9) Atheist (do not believe in God) 3.1
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a god) 4
12) Nothing in particular 15.8
13) Christian (VOL) 2.5
14) Unitarian (Universalist) (VOL) .3
15) Jehovah's Witnesses (VOL) .8
21) Greek rite Catholic/Eastern Rite Catholic (VOL) 0
22) Maronite Catholic (VOL) 0
23) National Catholic; Polish National Catholic (VOL) 0
24) Old Catholic (VOL) 0
25) International Bible Students (VOL) 0
30) Mixed Christians (e.g., Catholic AND Protestant) (VOL) 0
31) Mixed Christians and non-Christian (VOL) .1
32) Messianic Jews/Jews for Jesus (VOL) .1
33) Hebrew Israelite/African Hebrew Israelites (VOL) 0
34) New Apostolic Church (VOL) 0
35) Christian Scientist (VOL) 0
36) Religious Science (VOL) 0
37) Spiritualist (VOL) .1
38) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity (VOL) 0
39) Metaphysical (VOL) 0
43) Gnostic Christian (VOL) 0
44) COCOA: Christian Orthodox Church of America (VOL) 0
45) The Way (VOL) 0
46) New thought 0
50) Mixed non-Christians (VOL) 0
51) Bahai (VOL) 0
52) Shinto (VOL) 0
53) Tao (VOL) 0
54) Rastafarian (VOL) 0
55) Sikh (VOL) .1
56) Zoroastrianism (VOL) 0
57) Jains (VOL) 0
59) Shamanism (non-Western) (VOL) 0
61) Animism (VOL) 0
62) Confucian (VOL) 0
63) Druze (VOL) 0
64) Sant Mat (VOL) 0
65) African traditional religion (VOL) 0
70) Native American religions (VOL) .1
71) New Age (VOL) 0
72) Wicca (Wiccan) (VOL) .1
73) Pagan (VOL) .2
74) Asatru/Norse Paganism (VOL) 0
75) Druid (VOL) 0
76) Humanist (VOL) .1
77) Scientology (VOL) 0
78) Deist (VOL) .1
79) Eclectic 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs (VOL) .1
81) Theosophy (VOL) 0
82) Pantheist (VOL) 0
83) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but...') (VOL) .3
84) Liberal faith (VOL) .1
85) Transcendental meditation/Meditation (VOL) 0
86) Eckankar (VOL) 0
88) Satanism (VOL) 0
90) Ancient Aliens (VOL) 0
94) Urantia Book (VOL) 0
96) Polytheist (VOL) 0
99) Ethics, morality, believe in being a good person 0
994) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .2
999) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .4
TOTAL35071100.0
50) [ASK IF PROTESTANT] As far as your present religion, what denomination or church, if any, do you identify with most closely? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Are you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopal or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, nondenominational or independent church, something else, or none in particular? [INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist 34.9
2) Methodist 10.5
3) Lutheran 8
4) Presbyterian 4.9
5) Pentecostal 10.5
6) Episcopalian or Anglican 2.9
7) Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ 4.3
8) Congregational or United Church of Christ 1.4
9) Holiness 1.8
10) Reformed .5
12) Nondenominational or independent Church 14.2
14) None in particular 1.5
16) Just a Protestant (VOL) .3
17) Just a Christian (VOL) .7
18) Seventh-day Adventist (VOL) 1.2
21) Advent Christian (VOL) 0
22) Worldwide Church of God, including Grace Communion International (VOL) 0
24) Church of God General Conference (VOL) 0
25) Church of God (Seventh Day) (VOL) 0
27) United Church of God (VOL) 0
28) Living Church of God (VOL) 0
30) Church of Brethren (VOL) 0
31) Grace Brethren Church (VOL) 0
32) Brethren in Christ (VOL) 0
33) Brethren (not further specified) (VOL) .2
34) Mennonite Brethren (VOL) 0
37) Mennonite (not further specified) (VOL) .4
38) Amish (VOL) 0
39) Moravian Church (VOL) 0
40) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren (VOL) 0
42) Social Brethren (VOL) 0
49) Other Anabaptist (VOL) 0
50) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') (VOL) .1
51) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') (VOL) .1
60) Society of Friends (VOL) .1
62) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) (VOL) .2
70) 'Evangelical' (VOL) .2
71) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers,' etc. (VOL) .1
72) Evangelical Bible Church (VOL) 0
75) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches (VOL) .3
76) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified (VOL) 0
77) 'Charismatic,' 'spirit filled' (VOL) 0
78) Electronic ministries (VOL) 0
85) Home church (VOL) 0
90) Mixed Protestants (VOL) .1
91) Ecumenical (VOL) 0
93) Metropolitan Community Church (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 0
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .2
Missing19229 
TOTAL15842100.0
51) [ASK IF BAPTIST AND NON-BLACK] Which of the following Baptist churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3A)
TOTAL%
1) Southern Baptist Convention 45.8
2) American Baptist Churches USA 12.5
3) Independent Baptist 23.2
4) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist (VOL) .2
5) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 1.3
6) Conservative Baptist Association of America (VOL) .5
7) Free Will Baptist (VOL) 1.2
8) General Association of Regular Baptists (VOL) .5
9) American Baptist Association (VOL) 0
10) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship (VOL) .2
11) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .1
12) Reformed Baptist (VOL) .2
13) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance (VOL) .1
14) Fundamentalist Baptist (VOL) .3
15) Seventh-Day Baptist (VOL) 0
17) Baptist General Convention of Texas (VOL) .1
18) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (VOL) 0
19) North American Baptist (VOL) .1
21) Full Gospel; Full Gospel Baptist Association (VOL) .1
22) Evangelical Baptist (VOL) .1
23) United Baptist Church (VOL) .1
25) Evangelical Free Baptist (VOL) 0
27) Cowboy Church (VOL) 0
28) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) 0
29) Traditional Baptist (VOL) .1
91) Black Baptist (VOL) 0
92) Other ethnic Baptist (VOL) .1
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .2
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 9.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3
Missing31457 
TOTAL3614100.0
52) [IF BAPTIST AND BLACK] Which of the following Baptist churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The National Baptist Convention, the Progressive Baptist Convention, or some other Baptist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3B)
TOTAL%
1) National Baptist Convention 31.1
2) Progressive Baptist Convention 6.3
3) Independent Baptist (VOL) 5.1
4) Southern Baptist Convention (VOL) 7.5
5) American Baptist Churches USA 3.4
8) Evangelical Baptist (VOL) .1
9) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 7.5
10) Free Will Baptist (VOL) .1
11) Full Gospel; Full Gospel Baptist Association (VOL) .9
13) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .9
15) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance (VOL) .1
16) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (VOL) .1
17) General Association of Regular Baptists (VOL) .1
18) International Baptist (VOL) .1
19) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship (VOL) .3
23) United Baptist Church (VOL) .1
24) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) .7
25) Seventh Day Baptist (VOL) .2
27) Traditional Baptist (VOL) .3
28) Reformed Baptist (Calvinist) (VOL) .2
91) Black Baptist (VOL) .9
92) Other ethnic Baptist (VOL) .1
93) Electronic Ministries (VOL) .2
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .7
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 1.6
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 26.7
99) Don't know/Refused 4.5
Missing33725 
TOTAL1346100.0
53) [ASK IF METHODIST AND NON-BLACK] Which of the following Methodist churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The United Methodist Church, Free Methodist Church, or some other Methodist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3C)
TOTAL%
1) United Methodist Church 88.1
3) African Methodist Episcopal (VOL) .4
5) Congregational Methodist (VOL) .3
8) Evangelical Methodist (VOL) .4
11) Independent Methodist (VOL) .4
13) Churches of Christ in Christian Union (VOL) 0
14) Methodist Episcopal Church (VOL) .1
92) Other ethnic Methodist (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .1
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 8.1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 2.2
Missing33277 
TOTAL1794100.0
54) [ASK IF METHODIST AND BLACK] Which of the following Methodist churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The African Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Church Zion, the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3D)
TOTAL%
1) African Methodist Episcopal 54.2
2) African Methodist Episcopal Zion 8.9
3) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church 17.2
4) United Methodist Episcopal Church (VOL) 8.9
9) Independent Methodist (VOL) 1.6
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.1
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 5.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.6
Missing34874 
TOTAL197100.0
55) Which of the following kinds of nondenominational churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? An evangelical church, fundamentalist church, charismatic church, inter-denominational church, or some other kind of church? (QE3E)
TOTAL%
1) Nondenominational evangelical 31.2
2) Nondenominational fundamentalist 4.8
3) Nondenominational charismatic 9.3
4) Interdenominational 15.2
5) Community church (VOL) 1.6
7) Nondenominational Christian (VOL) 1.9
8) Federated or union church (VOL) .1
10) Emergent church (VOL) 0
12) Association of Bridge Churches (VOL) .1
13) Liberal nondenominational .2
91) Black nondenominational 0
92) Other ethnic nondenominational .1
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .2
94) Other/Not interpretable .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .1
97) Nondenominational not further specified (VOL) 27.5
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 7.2
Missing32987 
TOTAL2084100.0
56) [ASK IF LUTHERAN] Which of the following Lutheran churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran church? (QE3F)
TOTAL%
1) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 38.7
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 30.4
3) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Synod (VOL) 3.3
4) American Lutheran Church (ALC)/Lutheran Church in America (LCA) (VOL) .5
5) Lutheran Brethren (VOL) .2
6) Church of the Lutheran Confession (VOL) .2
7) Free Lutheran (VOL) .4
9) Apostolic Lutheran Church in America (VOL) .1
10) Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (VOL) .5
13) North American Lutheran Church (VOL) .2
14) Lutheran Church of the Reformation (VOL) 0
18) Conservative Lutheran (VOL) .1
92) Ethnic Lutheran (VOL) .6
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .2
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .2
97) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) (VOL) 19.1
99) Don't know/Refused 5.3
Missing33567 
TOTAL1504100.0
57) [ASK IF PRESBYTERIAN] Which of the following Presbyterian churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Presbyterian Church (USA), Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian church? (QE3G)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (USA) 39.5
2) Presbyterian Church in America 18.6
3) Associate Reformed Presbyterian (VOL) .9
4) Cumberland Presbyterian Church (VOL) 1.3
5) Orthodox Presbyterian (VOL) .3
6) Evangelical Presbyterian (VOL) 2.9
8) Scotch Presbyterian (VOL) .7
10) United Presbyterian .5
11) Bible Presbyterian Church (VOL) .1
18) Independent Presbyterian (VOL) .1
19) Presbyterian Church of Canada (VOL) .1
20) Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC) (VOL) .3
21) ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (VOL) .7
92) Other ethnic Presbyterian (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .3
97) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) 22.7
99) Don't know/Refused 10.3
Missing34093 
TOTAL978100.0
58) [ASK IF PENTECOSTAL AND NON-BLACK] Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Assemblies of God (Church of God, Cleveland, Tennessee) or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3H)
TOTAL%
1) Assemblies of God 37.4
2) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) 10.2
3) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) (VOL) 2.8
4) Pentecostal Church of God (VOL) 2.5
5) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 2.7
6) Church of God in Christ (VOL) 2.3
7) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith (VOL) 1
8) Assembly of Christian Churches (VOL) .4
10) United Pentecostal Church International (VOL) 2.9
11) Church of God of Prophecy (VOL) .3
12) Vineyard Fellowship (VOL) .1
13) Open Bible Standard Churches (VOL) .2
14) Full Gospel (VOL) 1
15) Calvary Chapel (VOL) 1.8
16) Apostolic Pentecostal (VOL) 2.1
19) Nondenominational, independent Pentecostal (VOL) 2.6
20) Missionary church (VOL) .2
21) United House of Prayer for All People (VOL) .1
22) Elim Fellowship (VOL) .1
24) Evangelical Pentecostal (VOL) .2
28) Charismatic (VOL) .4
30) International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church (VOL) 0
92) Other ethnic Pentecostal (VOL) 1.6
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .6
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .6
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 20.3
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.6
Missing33994 
TOTAL1077100.0
59) [ASK IF PENTECOSTAL AND BLACK] Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Church of God in Christ, Church of God of the Apostolic Faith, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3I)
TOTAL%
1) Church of God in Christ 45.7
2) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith 11.8
3) Assemblies of God (VOL) 4.8
4) Church of God (Cleveland TN) (VOL) 1.1
7) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 1.6
8) Apostolic Pentecostal (VOL) 4.5
13) Nondenominational independent Pentecostal (VOL) 1.6
16) Full Gospel (VOL) 1.6
17) United House of Prayer for All People (VOL) .3
18) Church of God of Prophecy (VOL) .3
19) Deeper Life Bible Church/Deeper Christian Life Ministry (VOL) 1.3
91) Black Pentecostal (VOL) 6.1
92) Other ethnic Pentecostal .3
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .8
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 15.2
99) Don't know/Refused 2.7
Missing34760 
TOTAL311100.0
60) [ASK IF EPISCOPALIAN OR ANGLICAN] Which of the following Episcopalian or Anglican Churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Episcopal Church in the USA, the Anglican Church, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3J)
TOTAL%
1) Episcopal Church in the USA 73.2
2) Anglican Church (Church of England) 18.5
3) Anglican Orthodox Church (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not Interpretable (VOL) 0
97) Episcopalian not further specified (just Episcopalian) (VOL) 3.2
98) Anglican not further specified (just Anglican) (VOL) .9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.3
Missing34419 
TOTAL652100.0
61) [ASK IF CHRISTIAN CHURCH, CHURCH OF CHRIST, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST] Which of the following Christian churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3K)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ 79.4
2) Disciples of Christ 11.4
3) Christian churches and Churches of Christ (VOL) 3
94) Other/Not Interpretable (VOL) .9
97) Christian church not further specified (VOL) 3.6
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.7
Missing34427 
TOTAL644100.0
62) [ASK IF CONGREGATIONAL OR UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST] Which of the following congregational churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The United Church of Christ, Conservative Congregational Christian, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3L)
TOTAL%
1) United Church of Christ 71.5
2) Conservative Congregational Christian 8.9
4) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches (VOL) 0
5) Evangelical Congregational (VOL) .9
6) Independent Congregational Church (VOL) 0
92) Ethnic congregational (VOL) .5
95) Name of congregation .5
97) Congregational not further specified 15.9
99) Don't know/Refused 1.9
Missing34768 
TOTAL303100.0
63) [ASK IF HOLINESS] Which of the following Holiness churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodist Church, or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3M)
TOTAL%
1) Church of the Nazarene 34.2
2) Wesleyan Church 8.9
3) Free Methodist Church 19.2
4) Christian and Missionary Alliance-alliance (VOL) 11
5) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) (VOL) 8.9
6) Salvation Army (VOL) .7
7) Wesleyan Methodist Church (VOL) 1.4
11) Independent Holiness 1.4
12) Apostolic Holiness (VOL) 1.1
14) Free Holiness (VOL) 1.1
15) Holiness Baptist (VOL) .7
17) Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God (VOL) .4
91) Black Holiness (VOL) .7
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .4
97) Holiness not further specified (VOL) 7.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 2.1
Missing34778 
TOTAL293100.0
64) [ASK IF REFORMED] Which of the following Reformed churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Reformed Church in America, the Christian Reformed Church, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3N)
TOTAL%
1) Reformed Church in America (Dutch Reformed) 35.4
2) Christian Reformed Church 44.3
5) Sovereign Grace (VOL) 1.3
10) Independent Reformed (VOL) 5.1
12) Calvinist (VOL) 1.3
13) Protestant Reformed Church (VOL) 0
97) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) (VOL) 11.4
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.3
Missing34988 
TOTAL83100.0
65) [ASK IF MORMON OR LATTER-DAY SAINTS] Which of the following Mormon churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Community of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3Q)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 96.7
2) Community of Christ 1.1
3) Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) .2
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .4
97) Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 1.6
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .2
Missing34407 
TOTAL664100.0
66) [ASK IF ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN] Which of the following Orthodox churches, if any, do you identify with most closely? The Greek Orthodox Church, Russian Orthodox, Orthodox Church in America, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3R)
TOTAL%
1) Greek Orthodox 49.1
2) Russian Orthodox 16
3) Orthodox Church in America 10.7
4) Armenian Orthodox (VOL) 3
5) Eastern Orthodox (VOL) 3.6
6) Serbian Orthodox (VOL) 1.2
7) Romanian Orthodox (VOL) 1.2
8) Syrian Orthodox (VOL) 1.2
10) Ukrainian Orthodox (VOL) 1.2
13) Ethiopian Orthodox (VOL) 3
14) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church (VOL) 1.8
97) Orthodox not further specified (just Orthodox) (VOL) 6.5
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.8
Missing34885 
TOTAL186100.0
67) [ASL IF JEWISH] Thinking about Jewish religious denominations, do you consider yourself to be (RANDOMIZE: Conservative, Orthodox, Reform), something else, or no particular denomination? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS; RESPONDENTS WERE PERMITTED TO GIVE MULTIPLE RESPONSES, AND THOSE WHO DID SO ARE CODED Q.E3s=59] (QE3S)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative 21.6
2) Orthodox 13.9
3) Reform 43.6
11) Not practicing/not religious (VOL) .9
12) Secular .8
13) Culturally Jewish (includes ethnically Jewish) (VOL) .3
14) Moderate (VOL) .3
15) Contemporary/open-minded (VOL) .5
16) Atheist/agnostic (VOL) .3
31) Reconstructionist (VOL) 1.2
32) Jewish Renewal (VOL) .6
33) Liberal/progressive (VOL) .2
34) Kaballah (VOL) .2
35) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish (VOL) .3
37) Observant (VOL) 0
38) Traditional (VOL) .3
59) Mixed/multiple traditions (VOL) .3
60) Other (VOL) 1.5
97) No particular denomination (includes 'just Jewish') 12.7
99) Don't know/refused/undesignated (VOL) .5
Missing34224 
TOTAL847100.0
68) [ASK IF MUSLIM] Are you Shi'a, Sunni, or another tradition? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3T)
TOTAL%
1) Shia 12.4
2) Sunni 62.8
3) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) (VOL) 1
6) Moorish Science Temple of America (VOL) 0
7) Wahhabism (VOL) .7
11) Sufi (VOL) .3
14) Ahmadiyya (VOL) .3
92) Other ethnic Muslim (VOL) .7
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1
97) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) (VOL) 17.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3
Missing34834 
TOTAL237100.0
69) [ASK IF BUDDHIST] Which of the following Buddhist groups, if any, do you identify with most closely? Theravada Buddhism, Vipassana Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism (such as Zen, Son or Cha'n), Vajrayana Buddhism (such as Tibetan), or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3U)
TOTAL%
1) Theravada Buddhism 12.1
2) Vipassana Buddhism 6
3) Mahayana (Zen, Son, or Cha'n) Buddhism 25.4
4) Vajrayana (Tibetan) Buddhism 7.7
5) Jodo Shinshu (Higashi Honganji, Nishi Honganji) Buddhism .8
6) Nichiren (Sokka Gokki) 1.6
92) Ethnic Buddhist (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .4
97) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) (VOL) 42.3
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3.2
Missing34807 
TOTAL264100.0
70) [ASK IF HINDU] Which of the following Hindu groups, if any, do you identify with most closely? Vaishnava Hinduism or Shaivite Hinduism, or is it something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QE3V)
TOTAL%
1) Vaishnava Hinduism 18.2
2) Shaivite Hinduism 16
4) ISKCON/ Hare Krishna (VOL) .9
5) Vendanta (VOL) .9
6) Brahmin (VOL) 1.7
13) Kshatriya (VOL) .9
15) Self-realization (VOL) 1.3
92) Ethnic Hindu (VOL) 1.7
93) Mixed (VOL) .9
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .9
97) Hindu not further specified (VOL) 50.2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 6.5
Missing34872 
TOTAL199100.0
71) [ASK IF CHRISTIAN] Would you describe yourself as a 'born-again' or evangelical Christian, or not? (BORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 49.5
2) No 46.4
8) Undesignated .4
9) Don't know/Refused 3.6
Missing10023 
TOTAL25048100.0
72) Created variable that combines responses from Q.E1-Q.E3v into a single variable summarizing the religious denomination the respondent identifies with. For Protestants who gave a vague religious affiliation, classifications were made based on responses to RACECMB and BORN. For details on how respondents were classified into Protestant traditions, see Appendix B, 'Classification of Protestant Denominations,' of the first Religious Landscape Survey report. (DENOM)
TOTAL%
101) Southern Baptist Convention 5.3
102) Independent Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 2.5
103) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist 0
104) Baptist Missionary Association; Missionary Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
105) Conservative Baptist Association of America .1
106) Free Will Baptist .1
107) General Association of Regular Baptists .1
108) American Baptist Association 0
109) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship, in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
110) Primitive Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
111) Reformed Baptist (Calvinist) 0
112) Fundamentalist Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
113) Seventh Day Baptist 0
115) Baptist General Convention of Texas 0
116) North American Baptist 0
118) Full Gospel Baptist Association in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
119) Evangelical Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
120) United Baptist Church 0
121) Evangelical Free Baptist 0
123) Baptist Cowboy Church 0
124) Pentecostal Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
126) Traditional Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
131) Other Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
132) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
133) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
134) American Churches in the USA 1.5
135) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance 0
136) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (note: in 2007, this category was Liberal/Progressive Baptist) 0
164) Other Baptist in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
165) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .4
166) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
167) National Baptist Convention 1.4
168) Progressive Baptist Convention .3
169) Independent Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
170) Black Baptist church 0
172) Evangelical Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
173) Missionary Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .3
174) Full Gospel Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
176) Primitive Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
178) International Baptist 0
179) Baptist Bible church in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
180) Pentecostal Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
181) Traditional Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
182) Baptist electronic ministries in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
197) Other Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
198) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the historically black Protestant tradition 1.2
199) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition .3
202) Congregational Methodist 0
204) Evangelical Methodist 0
205) Independent Methodist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
207) Churches of Christ in Christian Union 0
232) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
233) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
234) United Methodist Church 3.6
236) Methodist Episcopal Church 0
264) Other Methodist in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
265) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the Mainline Protestant tradition .2
266) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
267) African Methodist Episcopal .3
268) African Methodist Episcopal Zion 0
269) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church .1
273) Independent Methodist in the historically black Protest tradition 0
298) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
299) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black tradition 0
301) Nondenominational evangelical 2
302) Nondenominational fundamentalist .3
303) Nondenominational charismatic .6
305) Nondenominational Christian in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
306) Association of Bridge Churches 0
308) Electronic ministries in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
309) Interdenominational in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
310) Community Church in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
311) Federated or union church in the evangelical protest tradition 0
331) Other nondenominational group in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
332) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1
333) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
334) Interdenominational in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
335) Community church in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
336) Federated or union church in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
338) Emergent church 0
339) Liberal/moderate nondenominational 0
364) Other nondenominational group in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
365) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
366) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
397) Other mondenominational Protestant church in the historically black Protestant church 0
398) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the historically black Protestant tradition .3
399) Nondenominational Protestant - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
401) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 1.1
402) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Synod .1
403) Lutheran Brethren 0
404) Church of the Lutheran Confession 0
405) Free Lutheran 0
406) Apostolic Lutheran Church in America 0
407) Lutheran Congregation in Mission for Christ 0
408) North American Lutheran Church (NALC) 0
409) Lutheran Churches of the Reformation 0
411) Conservative Lutheran 0
431) Other Lutheran in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
432) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
433) Lutheran - Ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
434) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 1.4
435) American Lutheran Church 0
464) Other Lutheran in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
465) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
466) Lutheran - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
501) Presbyterian Church in America .4
502) Associate Reformed Presbyterian 0
503) Cumberland Presbyterian Church 0
504) Orthodox Presbyterian 0
505) Evangelical Presbyterian .1
508) Bible Presbyterian Church 0
511) Independent Presbyterian 0
513) Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC) 0
514) ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians 0
531) Other Presbyterian in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
532) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
533) Presbyterian - ambiguous affiliation in the Evangelical Protestant tradition .1
534) Presbyterian Church USA .8
535) Scotch Presbyterian 0
536) United Presbyterian 0
539) Presbyterian Church of Canada 0
564) Other Presbyterian in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
565) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
566) Presbyterian-Ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
601) Assemblies of God 1.4
602) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) .4
603) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) .1
604) Pentecostal Church of God .1
605) Pentecostal Holiness Church .1
606) Assembly of Christian Churches 0
608) Church of God of Prophecy 0
609) Vineyard Fellowship 0
610) Open Bible Standard Churches 0
611) Full Gospel in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
612) Cavalry Chapel .1
613) Apostolic Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
616) Nondenominational, independent Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
617) Missionary church 0
618) Elim Fellowship 0
620) Evangelical Protestant 0
623) Electronic ministries in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
624) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith .2
626) Charismatic Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
628) International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church 0
631) Other Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
632) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .7
633) Pentecostal - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
667) Church of God in Christ .6
669) Apostolic Pentecostal in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
674) Nondenominational, Independent Pentecostal in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
676) United Pentecostal Church International .1
677) Full Gospel in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
678) United House of Prayer for All People 0
679) Deeper Life Bible Church/Deeper Christian Life Ministry 0
681) Electronic ministries in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
682) Black Pentecostal Church .1
697) Other Pentecostal in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
698) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
699) Pentecostal - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
701) Anglican Orthodox Church 0
732) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just and Anglican/Episcopalian) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
733) Anglican/Episcopalian - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
734) Episcopal Church in the USA .9
735) Anglican Church (Church of England) .2
765) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just an Anglican/Episcopalian) in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
766) Anglican/Episcopalian-Ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
801) Church of Christ 1.5
802) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ .1
832) Restorationist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
833) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
834) Disciples of Christ .2
865) Restorationist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
866) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
901) Conservative Congregational Christian .1
903) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches 0
904) Evangelical Congregational 0
905) Independent Congregational Church 0
932) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
933) Congregationalist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
934) United Church of Christ .4
964) Other Congregationalist in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
965) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
966) Congregationalist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1001) Church of the Nazarene .3
1002) Wesleyan Church .1
1003) Free Methodist Church .2
1004) Christian and Missionary Alliance .1
1005) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) .1
1006) Salvation Army 0
1007) Wesleyan Methodist Church 0
1012) Free Holiness 0
1032) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1033) Holiness - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1067) Independent Holiness 0
1068) Apostolic Holiness Church 0
1069) Holiness Baptist 0
1070) Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God 0
1071) Black Holiness Church 0
1098) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
1099) Holiness-Ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
1101) Christian Reformed Church (Dutch Reformed) .1
1102) Sovereign Grace 0
1106) Independent Reformed 0
1108) Calvinist Reformed 0
1109) Protestant Reformed Church 0
1132) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1133) Reformed - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1134) Reformed Church in America .1
1165) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1166) Reformed-Ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1201) Seventh-day Adventist .5
1202) Advent Christian 0
1204) Worldwide Church of God/Grace Communion International 0
1206) Church of God of the Seventh Day 0
1207) Church of God General Conference 0
1209) United Church of God 0
1210) Living Church of God 0
1301) Grace Brethren Church 0
1302) Brethren in Christ 0
1303) Brethren (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1304) Mennonite Brethren 0
1307) Mennonite (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
1308) Amish 0
1310) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren 0
1312) Social Brethren 0
1332) Anabaptist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1334) Church of the Brethren 0
1335) Moravian Church 0
1365) Anabaptist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1366) Brethren (Not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1401) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') 0
1402) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') 0
1534) Society of Friends 0
1535) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
1601) 'Evangelical' .1
1602) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers' etc. 0
1603) Evangelical Bible Church 0
1606) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches .1
1607) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified 0
1608) Charismatic, spirit filled 0
1609) Electronic ministries in the 'Other Evangelical/Fundamentalist' family 0
1801) Protestant non-specific in the evangelical Protestant Tradition 1.5
1834) Protestant non-specific/Other Protestant in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.9
1835) Metropolitan Community Church 0
1867) Protestant non-specific in the historically black Protestant tradition .4
2000) Catholic 20.8
2101) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1.6
2102) Community of Christ 0
2103) Fundamentalist Mormon 0
2132) Mormon not further specified 0
2133) Mormon - ambiguous affiliation 0
2201) Greek Orthodox .2
2202) Russian Orthodox .1
2203) Orthodox Church in America .1
2204) Armenian Orthodox 0
2205) Eastern Orthodox 0
2206) Serbian Orthodox 0
2207) Rumanian Orthodox 0
2208) Syrian Orthodox 0
2210) Ukrainian Orthodox 0
2213) Ethiopian Orthodox 0
2214) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church 0
2232) Orthodox Christian not further specified (just Orthodox) 0
2233) Orthodox Christian ambiguous affiliation 0
2301) Christian Science 0
2302) Religious Science 0
2304) Spiritualist .1
2305) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity 0
2309) Metaphysical 0
2310) New Thought 0
2401) Jehovah's Witnesses .8
2402) International Bible Students 0
2503) Hebrew Israelite/African Hebrew Israelite 0
2504) Messianic Jews .1
2505) New Apostolic Church 0
2506) Mixed Christians (for example, Catholic AND Protestant affiliation) 0
2507) Mixed Christians and non-Christians .1
2509) Gnostic Christian 0
2510) COCOA: Christian Orthodox Church of America 0
2511) The Way 0
2601) Reform Jewish .8
2602) Conservative Jewish .4
2603) Orthodox Jewish .3
2611) Jewish-Not practicing/not religious 0
2612) Secular Jewish 0
2613) Culturally Jewish 0
2614) Jewish-Moderate 0
2615) Jewish-Contemporary/open-minded 0
2616) Jewish-Atheist/agnostic 0
2619) Jewish-No particular denomination .2
2631) Reconstructionalist 0
2632) Jewish Renewal 0
2633) Liberal/progressive Jew 0
2634) Kaballah 0
2635) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish 0
2637) Observant Jew 0
2638) Traditional Jew 0
2659) Jewish - mixed/multiple identities 0
2660) Jewish - other 0
2699) Jewish - don't know/refused/undesignated 0
2701) Sunni .5
2702) Shia .1
2703) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) 0
2706) Moorish Science Temple of America 0
2707) Wahhabism 0
2710) Ethnic Muslim 0
2711) Sufi 0
2714) Ahmadiyya 0
2732) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) .2
2733) Muslim - ambiguous affiliation 0
2800) Theravada Buddhism .1
2802) Mahayana Buddhism .2
2803) Vajrayana Buddhism .1
2804) Nichiren Buddhism 0
2808) Jodo Shinshu 0
2811) Vipassana Buddhism 0
2830) Ethnic Buddhist 0
2832) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) .3
2833) Buddhist - ambiguous affiliation 0
2901) Vaishnava Hinduism .1
2902) Shaivite Hinduism .1
2905) Kshatriya 0
2906) Vedanta 0
2907) Brahmin 0
2911) ISKCON/Hare Krishna 0
2912) Mixed Hindu groups 0
2916) Self-Realization 0
2917) Ethnic Hindu 0
2932) Hindu not further specified (just a Hindu) .3
2933) Hindu - ambiguous affiliation 0
3001) New Age 0
3002) Wicca (Wiccan) .1
3003) Pagan .2
3004) Asatru (Old Norse form of Paganism) 0
3005) Druid 0
3006) Scientology 0
3008) Theosophy 0
3009) Pantheist 0
3010) Transcendental meditation/Meditation 0
3011) Eckankar 0
3012) Satanism 0
3013) Ancient Aliens 0
3015) Urantia Book 0
3017) Polytheist 0
3034) Unitarian (Universalist) .3
3035) Humanist .1
3036) Deist .1
3037) Liberal faith .1
3040) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but') .3
3041) Eclectic, 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs .1
3045) Ethics, morality, believe in being a good person 0
3067) Native American Religions .1
3101) Bahai 0
3104) Shinto 0
3105) Tao 0
3106) Rastafarian 0
3107) Sikh .1
3108) Zoroastrianism 0
3109) Jains 0
3111) Shamanism (non-Western) 0
3112) Animism 0
3113) Mixed non-Christians 0
3114) Confucian 0
3115) Druze 0
3116) Sant Mat 0
3117) African Traditional Religion 0
3201) Atheist 3.1
3202) Agnostic 4
3203) Nothing in particular 15.8
9999) Don't know/refused-no information on religious identity .6
TOTAL35071100.0
73) Created variable that collapses DENOM into a reduced set of categories summarizing the family of denominations the respondent identifies with (FAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 9.2
2) Methodist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
3) Nondenominational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 4.9
4) Lutheran family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.5
5) Presbyterian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .8
6) Pentecostal family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 3.6
7) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
8) Restorationist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.6
9) Congregational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
10) Holiness family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .7
11) Reformed family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
12) Adventist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
13) Anabaptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .3
14) Pietist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
16) Other evangelical/Fundamentalist family in the Evangelical Protestant tradition .3
18) Protestant non-specific family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.5
34) Baptist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.1
35) Methodist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 3.9
36) Nondenominational family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1
37) Lutheran family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.1
38) Presbyterian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.4
39) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.2
40) Restorationist family in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
41) Congregational family in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
42) Reformed family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
43) Anabaptist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
44) Friends family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
45) Protestant other/non-specific family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.9
67) Baptist family in the historically black Protestant tradition 4
68) Methodist family in the historically black Protestant tradition .5
69) Pentecostal family in the historically black Protestant tradition 1
70) Holiness family in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
71) Nondenominational Protestant family in the historically black Protestant tradition .3
72) Protestant non-specific in the historically black Protestant tradition .4
101) Catholic 20.8
102) Mormon 1.6
103) Orthodox Christian .5
104) Jehovah's Witnesses family .8
105) Metaphysical family .2
106) Other 'Other Christian' family .2
201) Jewish 1.9
202) Muslim .8
203) Buddhist .7
204) Hindu .7
205) Other world religions .3
206) Unitarians and other liberal faiths in 'Other Faiths' tradition 1
207) New Age in 'Other Faiths' tradition .4
208) Native American Religions .1
301) Atheist family 3.1
302) Agnostic family 4
303) Nothing in particular family 15.8
999) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity .6
TOTAL35071100.0
74) Created variable that collapses FAMILY into categories summarizing the religious tradition respondent identifies with. These are the main categories used throughout the Religious Landscape Study reports (RELTRAD)
TOTAL%
1100) Evangelical Protestant tradition 25.4
1200) Mainline Protestant tradition 14.7
1300) Historically black Protestant tradition 6.5
10000) Catholic 20.8
20000) Mormon 1.6
30000) Orthodox Christian .5
40001) Jehovah's Witnesses .8
40002) Other Christian .4
50000) Jewish 1.9
60000) Muslim .8
70000) Buddhist .7
80000) Hindu .7
90001) Other world religions .3
90002) Other faiths 1.5
100000) Unaffiliated (religious 'nones') 22.8
900000) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity .6
TOTAL35071100.0
75) Created variable, alternative to FAMILY as a way of collapsing DENOM into reduced set of categories within Protestantism (e.g., Baptist, Methodist, etc.) summarizing respondent's current religious identity (PROTFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not Protestant 53.5
1) Baptist 15.4
2) Methodist 4.6
3) Nondenominational Protestant 6.2
4) Lutheran 3.5
5) Presbyterian 2.2
6) Pentecostal 4.6
7) Episcopalian 1.3
8) Restorationist 1.9
9) Congregational .6
10) Holiness .8
11) Reformed .2
12) Adventist .6
13) Anabaptist .3
14) Pietist .1
15) Friends .1
16) Other evangelical/fundamentalist .3
18) Protestant non-specific 3.8
TOTAL35071100.0
76) ATTEND. Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services...more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week 13.9
2) Once a week 21.8
3) Once or twice a month 14.2
4) A few times a year 19.2
5) Seldom 17.1
6) Never 13.3
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .6
TOTAL35071100.0
77) Q.F2. How important is religion in your life-very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? (QF2)
TOTAL%
1) Very important 53.2
2) Somewhat important 24.5
3) Not too important 10.8
4) Not at all important 10.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .7
TOTAL35071100.0
78) Q.F5. Are you personally a member of a local [synagogue/mosque/temple/church] or other house of worship, or not? (QF5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 49.3
2) No 50.3
9) (Vol) Don't know/Refused .4
TOTAL35071100.0
79) QG1. Do you believe in God or a universal spirit? (QG1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 88.6
2) No 9.2
3) (VOL) Other .6
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.6
TOTAL35071100.0
80) Q.G1B. [ASK IF BELIEVE IN GOD/UNIVERSAL SPIRIT] How certain are you about this belief? Are you absolutely certain, fairly certain, not too certain, or not at all certain? (QG1B)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely certain 71
2) Fairly certain 22.1
3) Not too certain 4.4
4) Not at all certain 1.6
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .8
Missing4282 
TOTAL30789100.0
81) Q.G1c. [ASK IF BELIEVE IN GOD/UNIVERSAL SPIRIT] Which comes closest to your view of God? God is a person with whom people can have a relationship or God is an impersonal force? (QG1C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 64
2) No 29
3) (VOL) Other 4.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.8
Missing4282 
TOTAL30789100.0
82) Q.G3. Do you believe in reincarnation, that people will be reborn in this world again and again? (QG3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 66.9
2) No 25.4
8) Undesignated 1.2
9) Don't know/Refused 6.5
Missing34807 
TOTAL264100.0
83) Q.G5. Do you think there is a heaven, where people who have led good lives are eternally rewarded? (QG5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 71.8
2) No 20.9
3) (VOL) Other 2.3
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 5
TOTAL35071100.0
84) Q.G6. Do you think there is a hell, where people who have led bad lives and die without being sorry are eternally punished? (QG6)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 57.8
2) No 34.1
3) (VOL) Other 2.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 6
TOTAL35071100.0
85) Q.G7. Which comes closet to your view? [READ, IN ORDER] [Holy book: If Christian or no religion (RELTRAD less than 500000 or RELTRAD=1000000 OR RELTRAD=900000) insert 'the Bible'; if Jewish (RELTRA=50000), insert 'the Torah'; if Muslim (RELTRAD=60000), insert 'the Koran'; if other non-Christian affiliations (RELTRAD great than 60000 AND RELTRAD lesss than 100000)), insert 'the Holy Scripture'] (QG7)
TOTAL%
1) [The Bible/the Torah/the Koran/the Holy Scripture] is the word of God, OR 59.9
2) [The Bible/the Torah/the Koran/the Holy Scripture] is a book written by men and is not the word of God. 33.1
3) (VOL) Other 4.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.8
TOTAL35071100.0
86) Q.G7b. [ASK IF BELIEVE HOLY BOOK IS WORD OF GOD] And would you say that [READ, IN ORDER] (QG7B)
TOTAL%
1) [The Bible/the Torah/the Koran/the Holy Scripture] is to be taken literally, word for word, OR 51.2
2) Not everything in [the Bible/the Torah/the Koran/the Holy Scripture] should be taken literally, word for word 44.4
3) (VOL) Other 2.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.2
Missing14733 
TOTAL20338100.0
87) Q.H1. [ASK IF RESPONDENT HAS A RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION (RELTRAD LESS THAN 100000)] Which of these two statements comes closer to your own views even if neither is exactly right? [READ IN ORDER] (QH1)
TOTAL%
1) My religion is the one, true faith leading to eternal life, [OR] 27.4
2) Many religions can lead to eternal life 67
3) (VOL) Neither/Both equally 3
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 2.6
Missing7779 
TOTAL27292100.0
88) Q.H2. [ASK IF CHRISTIAN (RELTRAD LESS THAN 50000) AND SAY 'MANY RELIGIONS'] And do you think it's only Christian religions that can lead to eternal life, or can some non-Christian religions also lead to eternal life? (QH2)
TOTAL%
1) Only Christian religions can lead to eternal life 18.8
2) Some non-Christian religious can lead to eternal life 75.3
8) Undesignated .4
9) Don't know/Refused 5.6
Missing18142 
TOTAL16929100.0
89) Q.H4 Thinking about your religion, which of the following statements comes CLOSEST to your view? My church or denomination should [READ IN ORDER] (QH4)
TOTAL%
1) Preserve its traditional beliefs and practices OR 45.8
2) Adjust traditional beliefs and practices in light of new circumstances OR 34.1
3) Adopt modern beliefs and practices. 13.9
4) (VOL) Other 1.6
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 4.7
Missing7779 
TOTAL27292100.0
90) Q.I1. People practice their religion in different ways. Outside of attending religious services, do you pray several times a day, once a day, a few times a week, once a week, a few times a month, seldom, or never? (QI1)
TOTAL%
1) Several times a day 37.7
2) Once a day 17.5
3) A few times a week 13.1
4) Once a week 2.5
5) A few times a month 5.7
6) Seldom 11.7
7) Never 11.1
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .9
TOTAL35071100.0
91) Q.I2a. Please tell me how often you do each of the following. First, how often do you participate in prayer groups, Scripture study groups or religious education programs - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2A)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 24.4
2) Once or twice a month 9.2
3) Several times a year 8.2
4) Seldom 17.9
5) Never 39.7
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .6
TOTAL35071100.0
92) Q.I2b. Please tell me how often you do each of the following. How often do you read scripture outside of religious services - [READ AS NECESSARY] at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2B)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 35.3
2) Once or twice a month 10.3
3) Several times a year 8.3
4) Seldom 17.7
5) Never 27.7
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .8
TOTAL35071100.0
93) Q.I2c. Please tell me how often you do each of the following. How often do you meditate - [READ AS NECESSARY] at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2C)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 40.4
2) Once or twice a month 8.5
3) Several times a year 4.2
4) Seldom 12.4
5) Never 32.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.7
TOTAL35071100.0
94) Q.I2d. [ASK IF CHRISTIAN (RELTRAD LESS THAN 50000):] Please tell me how often you do each of the following. How often do you speak or pray in tongues - [READ AS NECESSARY] at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2D)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 11.4
2) Once or twice a month 2.9
3) Several times a year 2.2
4) Seldom 6.7
5) Never 73.3
8) Undesignated .4
9) Don't know/refused 3.1
Missing10023 
TOTAL25048100.0
95) Q.I2G. [ASK IF RESPONDENT HAS A RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION (RELTRAD LESS THAN 100000):] Please tell me how often you do each of the following. How often do you share your faith with non-believers or people from other relgious backgrounds - [READ AS NECESSARY] at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2G)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 25.5
2) Once or twice a month 15.3
3) Several times a year 14
4) Seldom 22.9
5) Never 20.1
9) Don't know/refused 2.2
Missing7779 
TOTAL27292100.0
96) Q.I2h. [ASK IF RELIGIOUSLY UNAFFILIATED (RELTRAD=100000, 900000):] Please tell me how often you do each of the following. How often do you share your views on God and religion with religious people - [READ AS NECESSARY] at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI2H)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 10.9
2) Once or twice a month 9.7
3) Several times a year 11
4) Seldom 34
5) Never 32
8) Undesignated 1.6
9) Don't know/Refused .9
Missing27292 
TOTAL7779100.0
97) Q.I2m. [ASK IF BUDDHIST (RELTRAD=70000):] Do you have a shrine or temple for prayer in your home or not? (QI2M)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 48
2) No 50.8
8) Undesignated 1.2
9) Don't know/Refused 0
Missing34807 
TOTAL264100.0
98) Q.I2t. [ASK IF HINDU (RELTRAD=80000):] Do you personally ever eat beef or not ? (QI2T)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 29.1
2) No 67
3) I am a vegetarian (VOL) 2.2
8) Undesignated 1.7
Missing34872 
TOTAL199100.0
99) Q.I2u. [ASK IF JEWISH OR MUSLIM (RELTRAD=50000, 60000):] Do you personally ever eat pork or not? (QI2U)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 41.9
2) No 56.2
3) I am a vegetarian (VOL) .6
8) Undesignated .9
9) Don't know/refused .3
Missing33987 
TOTAL1084100.0
100) Q.I3. Thinking specifically about just the past week, that is past seven days-did you yourself happen to do any volunteer work in the last seven days or not? (QI3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, did volunteer work in past seven days 32.8
2) No, did not do volunteer work in the past seven days 67.1
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .2
TOTAL35071100.0
101) Q.I3b. [ASK IF VOLUNTEERED IN LAST SEVEN DAYS (Q.I3=1):] And was that mainly through a church or other religious organization or not? [INTERVIEWER INSTRUCTION: IF RESPONDENT SAYS THEY ONLY VOLUNTEERED THROUGH CHURCH/OTHER RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATION, RECORD AS CODE 1] (QI3B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, volunteered mainly through church/other religious organization 29.3
2) No, volunteering was not done mainly through church/other religious organization 67.9
3) (VOL) Volunteered both through religious organization and in other way 2.6
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .2
Missing22478 
TOTAL12593100.0
102) Q.I4a. Now, thinking about some different kinds of experiences, how often do you feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and well-being - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI4A)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 58.6
2) Once or twice a month 14.8
3) Several times a year 9.4
4) Seldom 10.3
5) Never 5.5
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.4
TOTAL35071100.0
103) Q.I4b. And how often do you feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI4B)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 45.6
2) Once or twice a month 15.9
3) Several times a year 12.7
4) Seldom 14.9
5) Never 9.4
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.5
TOTAL35071100.0
104) Q.I4c. And how often do you feel a strong sense of gratitude or thankfulness - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI4C)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 78
2) Once or twice a month 9.8
3) Several times a year 5.5
4) Seldom 3.9
5) Never 1.8
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1
TOTAL35071100.0
105) Q.I4d. And how often do you think about the meaning and purpose of life - would you say at least once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, seldom, or never? (QI4D)
TOTAL%
1) At least once a week 55.5
2) Once or twice a month 14.8
3) Several times a year 11.1
4) Seldom 12.2
5) Never 5.1
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 1.3
TOTAL35071100.0
106) Thinking about when you were a child, in what religion were you raised, if any? Were you Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox (such as Greek or Russian Orthodox), Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? [INTERVIEWER: IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS 'nothing in particular,' none, no religion, etc. BEFORE REACHING END OF LIST, PROMPT WITH: and would you say that was atheist, agnostic, or just nothing in particular?] [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS; TO AID IN BACKCODING AND IN FILTERING SUBSEQUENT QUESTIONS, THOSE WHO ORIGINALLY ANSWERED 'SOMETHING ELSE' AND THOSE WHO DECLINED TO ANSWER Q.J1 RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING FOLLOW-UP QUESTION: And was that a Christian religion, or not?'] (QJ1)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant 48.3
2) Roman Catholic 31.7
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS) 1.7
4) Orthodox (Greek, Russian, or some other Orthodox church) .7
5) Jewish (Judaism) 2.1
6) Muslim (Islam) .8
7) Buddhist .6
8) Hindu .7
9) Atheist (do not believe in God) .5
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a god) .4
12) Nothing in particular 8.2
13) Christian (VOL) 1.9
14) Unitarian (Universalist) (VOL) .1
15) Jehovah's Witnesses (VOL) .8
21) Greek rite Catholic/Eastern Rite Catholic (VOL) 0
22) Maronite Catholic (VOL) 0
23) National Catholic; Polish National Catholic (VOL) 0
25) International Bible Students (VOL) 0
30) Mixed Christians (e.g., Catholic AND Protestant) (VOL) .2
31) Mixed Christians and non-Christian (VOL) .1
34) New Apostolic Church (VOL) 0
35) Christian Scientist (VOL) .1
36) Religious Science (VOL) 0
37) Spiritualist (VOL) 0
38) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity (VOL) 0
39) Metaphysical (VOL) 0
41) Unification Church (VOL) 0
50) Mixed non-Christians (VOL) 0
51) Baha'i (VOL) 0
54) Rastafarian (VOL) 0
55) Sikh (VOL) .1
56) Zoroastrianism (VOL) 0
57) Jains (VOL) 0
59) Shamanism (non-Western) (VOL) 0
60) Santeria (VOL) 0
62) Confucian (VOL) 0
63) Druze (VOL) 0
70) Native American religions (VOL) 0
71) New Age (VOL) 0
72) Wicca (Wiccan) (VOL) 0
73) Pagan (VOL) 0
76) Humanist (VOL) 0
77) Scientology (VOL) 0
79) Eclectic 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs (VOL) 0
83) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but...') (VOL) 0
84) Liberal faith (VOL) 0
85) Transcendental meditation/Meditation (VOL) 0
88) Satanism (VOL) 0
98) Tenrikyo (VOL) 0
994) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
999) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .4
TOTAL35071100.0
107) [ASK IF RAISED PROTESTANT (Q.J1=1):] What denomination or church, if any, was that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Were you Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else, or none in particular? [INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS.] (QJ2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist 39.8
2) Methodist 13.6
3) Lutheran 10.1
4) Presbyterian 6.2
5) Pentecostal 8.3
6) Episcopalian or Anglican 3.8
7) Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ 4
8) Congregational or United Church of Christ 1.8
9) Holiness 2.2
10) Reformed .6
12) Nondenominational or independent church 4.1
14) None in particular .8
16) Just a Protestant (VOL) .3
17) Just a Christian (VOL) .4
18) Seventh-day Adventist (VOL) 1.2
21) Advent Christian (VOL) 0
22) Worldwide Church of God, including Grace Communion International (VOL) 0
25) Church of God Seventh Day (VOL) 0
30) Church of Brethren (VOL) .1
33) Brethren (not further specified) (VOL) .1
34) Mennonite Brethren (VOL) 0
37) Mennonite (not further specified) (VOL) .4
38) Amish (VOL) .1
39) Moravian Church (VOL) 0
40) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren (VOL) 0
49) Other Anabaptist (VOL) 0
50) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') (VOL) .1
51) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') (VOL) .1
60) Society of Friends (VOL) 0
62) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) (VOL) .2
70) 'Evangelical' (VOL) .3
71) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers' etc. (VOL) 0
73) Plymouth Brethren (VOL) 0
75) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches (VOL) .1
76) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified (VOL) 0
85) Home church (VOL) 0
90) Mixed Protestants (VOL) .3
92) United Church of Canada (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .6
Missing17379 
TOTAL17692100.0
108) [ASK IF RAISED BAPTIST AND NON-BLACK (Q.J1=1 & RACECMB=1, 3-9):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Baptist churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist Church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3A)
TOTAL%
1) Southern Baptist Convention 49.4
2) American Baptist Churches USA 10.6
3) Independent Baptist 19.4
4) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist (VOL) .2
5) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 1.2
6) Conservative Baptist Association of America (VOL) .3
7) Free Will Baptist (VOL) 1.4
8) General Association of Regular Baptists (VOL) .4
9) American Baptist Association (VOL) .1
10) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship (VOL) .2
11) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .1
12) Reformed Baptist (VOL) .1
13) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance (VOL) 0
14) Fundamentalist Baptist (VOL) .1
15) Seventh Day Baptist (VOL) 0
18) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (VOL) 0
19) North American Baptist (VOL) 0
23) United Baptist Church (VOL) .2
25) Evangelical Free Baptist (VOL) 0
26) National Baptist Convention (VOL) .1
28) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) .1
29) Traditional Baptist (VOL) 0
32) Progressive Baptist Convention (VOL) 0
91) Black Baptist (VOL) 0
92) Other ethnic Baptist (VOL) .1
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .2
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.2
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.5
Missing30546 
TOTAL4525100.0
109) [ASK IF RAISED BAPTIST AND BLACK (Q.J2=1 AND RACECMB=2):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Baptist churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The National Baptist Convention, the Progressive Baptist Convention, or some other Baptist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3B)
TOTAL%
1) National Baptist Convention 28.8
2) Progressive Baptist Convention 4.5
3) Independent Baptist (VOL) 3.2
4) Southern Baptist Convention (VOL) 9.3
5) American Baptist Churches USA 2.3
9) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 4
10) Free Will Baptist (VOL) .2
11) Full Gospel; Full Gospel Baptist Association (VOL) .3
13) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .6
16) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (VOL) 0
18) International Baptist (VOL) .1
24) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) .4
28) Reformed Baptist (Calvinist) (VOL) 0
91) Black Baptist (VOL) .6
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .6
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 5.8
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 30
99) Don't know/Refused 9
Missing33323 
TOTAL1748100.0
110) [ASK IF RAISED METHODIST AND NON-BLACK (Q.J2=2 AND RACECMB=1, 3-9):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Methodist churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The United Methodist Church, Free Methodist Church, or some other Methodist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3C)
TOTAL%
1) United Methodist Church 81.6
3) African Methodist Episcopal (VOL) .5
5) Congregational Methodist (VOL) .2
8) Evangelical Methodist (VOL) .3
10) Evangelical Methodist Brethren (VOL) .4
11) Independent Methodist (VOL) .2
13) Churches of Christ in Christian Union (VOL) .1
14) Methodist Episcopal Church (VOL) .1
15) Methodist Protestant Church 0
20) Southern Methodist Church (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 1.3
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 8.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 6.4
Missing32497 
TOTAL2574100.0
111) [ASK IF RAISED METHODIST AND BLACK (Q.J2=2 AND RACECMB=2):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Methodist churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The African Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Church Zion, the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3D)
TOTAL%
1) African Methodist Episcopal 47.1
2) African Methodist Episcopal Zion 10.2
3) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church 17.3
4) United Methodist Church (VOL) 6.3
91) Back Methodist (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable .4
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.7
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 12.2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3.5
Missing34807 
TOTAL264100.0
112) [IF RAISED NONDENOMINATIONAL OR INDEPENDENT CHURCH (Q.J2=12):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following kinds of nondenominational churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? An evangelical church, fundamentalist church, charismatic church, Inter-denominational church, or some other kind of church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3E)
TOTAL%
1) Nondenominational evangelical 27.8
2) Nondenominational fundamentalist 5.6
3) Nondenominational charismatic 5.7
4) Interdenominational 13.6
5) Community church (VOL) 4.9
6) Non-denominational Protestant (VOL) .4
7) Non-denominational Christian (VOL) 1.6
13) Liberal nondenominational (VOL) .1
92) Other ethnic nondenominational (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable 1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .7
97) Nondenominational not further specified (VOL) 27.4
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 10.8
Missing34418 
TOTAL653100.0
113) [ASK IF RAISED LUTHERAN (Q.J2=3):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Lutheran churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3F)
TOTAL%
1) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 33.4
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 28.9
3) Lutheran Church Wisconsin Synod (VOL) 3.2
4) American Lutheran Church (ALC)/Lutheran Church in America (LCA) (VOL) .9
5) Lutheran Brethren (VOL) .1
7) Free Lutheran (VOL) .2
9) Apostolic Lutheran Church in America (VOL) .2
92) Ethnic Lutheran (VOL) 1
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .4
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.8
97) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) (VOL) 20.6
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 8.4
Missing33071 
TOTAL2000100.0
114) [ASK IF RAISED PRESBYTERIAN (Q.J2=4):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Presbyterian churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Presbyterian Church (USA), Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3G)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (USA) 26.3
2) Presbyterian Church in America 10.9
3) Associate Reformed Presbyterian (VOL) .8
4) Cumberland Presbyterian Church (VOL) .2
5) Orthodox Presbyterian (VOL) .2
6) Evangelical Presbyterian (VOL) .4
7) Reformed Presbyterian (VOL) 0
8) Scotch Presbyterian (VOL) .6
9) Congregational Presbyterian (VOL) .2
10) United Presbyterian 1
11) Bible Presbyterian Church (VOL) .1
15) Conservative Presbyterian Church (VOL) 0
18) Independent Presbyterian (VOL) .2
19) Presbyterian Church of Canada (VOL) .1
20) Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC) (VOL) 0
21) ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (VOL) .2
22) Charismatic Presbyterian (VOL) .2
23) Southern Presbyterian; Presbyterian Church in the United States (VOL) .5
92) Other ethnic Presbyterian (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 3.5
97) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) (VOL) 29
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 25.3
Missing33741 
TOTAL1330100.0
115) [ASK IF RAISED PENTECOSTAL AND NON-BLACK (Q.J2=5 AND RACECMB=1, 3-9):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Assemblies of God, Church of God (Cleveland Tennessee), or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3H)
TOTAL%
1) Assemblies of God 39.3
2) Church of God Cleveland TN 9.3
3) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) (VOL) 2.5
4) Pentecostal Church of God (VOL) 3.4
5) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 3.8
6) Church of God in Christ (VOL) 3
7) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith (VOL) .7
8) Assembly of Christian Churches (VOL) .1
10) United Pentecostal Church International (VOL) 2.6
11) Church of God of Prophecy (VOL) .4
13) Open Bible Standard Churches (VOL) .1
14) Full Gospel (VOL) .3
15) Calvary Chapel (VOL) .8
16) Apostolic Pentecostal (VOL) 1.9
19) Nondenominational, Independent Pentecostal (VOL) .4
20) Missionary church (VOL) .2
21) United House of Prayer for All People (VOL) .1
22) Elim Fellowship (VOL) .4
23) International Pentecostal Church of Christ (VOL) .3
24) Evangelical Pentecostal (VOL) .1
25) Church of God of Kentucky (VOL) .4
29) Home Church (VOL) .4
91) Black Pentecostal (VOL) .2
92) Other ethnic Pentecostal (VOL) 1
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.6
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 19.3
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.3
Missing34141 
TOTAL930100.0
116) [ASK IF RAISED PENTECOSTAL AND BLACK (Q.J2=5 AND RACECMB=2):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Church of God in Christ, Church of God of the Apostolic Faith, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3I)
TOTAL%
1) Church of God in Christ 52.7
2) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith 17.2
3) Assemblies of God (VOL) 3.2
4) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) (VOL) 1.1
5) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) (VOL) .4
6) Pentecostal Church of God (VOL) .7
7) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 1.8
8) Apostolic Pentecostal (VOL) 2.5
12) New Testament Church of God (VOL) 0
15) United Pentecostal Church International (VOL) .4
16) Full Gospel (VOL) .7
17) United House of Prayer for All People (VOL) .7
18) Church of God of Prophecy (VOL) .4
19) Deeper Life Bible Church/Deeper Christian Life Ministry (VOL) .7
91) Black Pentecostal (VOL) 2.2
92) Other ethnic Pentecostal 1.1
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 2.5
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 10.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.1
Missing34831 
TOTAL240100.0
117) [ASK IF RAISED EPISCOPALIAN OR ANGLICAN (Q.J2=6):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Episcopalian or Anglican Churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Episcopal Church in the USA, the Anglican Church, or some other church [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS]? (QJ3J)
TOTAL%
1) Episcopal Church in the USA 67.6
2) Anglican Church (Church of England) 19
3) Anglican Orthodox Church (VOL) .2
6) Church of Ireland (VOL) .2
94) Other/Not Interpretable (VOL) .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .3
97) Episcopalian not further specified (just Episcopalian) (VOL) 5.6
98) Anglican not further specified (just Anglican) (VOL) .2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 6.7
Missing34219 
TOTAL852100.0
118) [ASK IF RAISED CHRISTIAN CHURCH, CHURCH OF CHRIST, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST (Q.J2=7):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Christian churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3K)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ 78.9
2) Disciples of Christ 12.5
3) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ (VOL) 2.5
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 1
97) Christian church not further specified (VOL) 3.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.3
Missing34400 
TOTAL671100.0
119) [ASK IF RAISED CONGREGATIONAL OR UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Q.J2=8):] And still thinking about how you were raised a child, which of the following congregational churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The United Church of Christ, Conservative Congregational Christian, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (JE3L)
TOTAL%
1) United Church of Christ 52.8
2) Conservative Congregational Christian 11.5
5) Evangelical Congregational (VOL) .7
6) Independent Congregational Church (VOL) 0
7) Liberal/Progressive Congregational (VOL) 0
92) Ethnic Congregational (VOL) .7
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .3
95) Name of congregational (VOL) 5.2
97) Congregational not further specified (VOL) 22.3
99) Don't know/Refused 6.6
Missing34646 
TOTAL425100.0
120) [ASK IF RAISED HOLINESS (Q.J2=9):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Holiness churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodist Church, or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3M)
TOTAL%
1) Church of the Nazarene 31.1
2) Wesleyan Church 7.4
3) Free Methodist Church 24
4) Christian and Missionary Alliance - alliance (VOL) 4.6
5) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) (VOL) 10.1
6) Salvation Army (VOL) 3.5
7) Wesleyan Methodist Church (VOL) 2.5
10) Pilgrim Holiness Church (VOL) .3
11) Independent Holiness (VOL) .3
12) Apostolic Holiness (VOL) .3
15) Holiness Baptist (VOL) 1.1
17) Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God (VOL) .3
20) Church of the Living God (VOL) .5
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .5
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .5
97) Holiness not further specified (VOL) 11.4
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.6
Missing34686 
TOTAL385100.0
121) [ASK IF RAISED REFORMED (Q.J2=10):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Reformed churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Reformed Church in America, the Christian Reformed Church, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3N)
TOTAL%
1) Reformed Church in America (Dutch Reformed) 32.7
2) Christian Reformed Church 40.4
3) Free Hungarian Reformed Church (VOL) 0
8) Evangelical Reformed (VOL) 1
10) Independent Reformed (VOL) 4.8
11) Reformed Church in the United States (German Reformed) (VOL) 3.8
12) Calvinist (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1.9
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 1
97) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) (VOL) 6.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 7.7
Missing34945 
TOTAL126100.0
122) [ASK IF RAISED MORMON OR LATTER-DAY SAINTS (Q.J1-3):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Mormon churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Community of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3Q)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 93.9
2) Community of Christ 1.6
3) Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .7
97) Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 2.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1
Missing34378 
TOTAL693100.0
123) [ASK IF RAISED ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN (Q.J1=4):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Orthodox churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Greek Orthodox Church, Russian Orthodox, Orthodox Church in America, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3R)
TOTAL%
1) Greek Orthodox 45.3
2) Russian Orthodox 23.7
3) Orthodox Church in America 7.3
4) Armenian Orthodox (VOL) 3
5) Eastern Orthodox (VOL) 2.2
6) Serbian Orthodox (VOL) 2.2
7) Romanian Orthodox (VOL) .9
8) Syriac Orthodox (VOL) 1.3
10) Ukrainian Orthodox (VOL) .9
13) Ethiopian Orthodox (VOL) 2.6
14) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church (VOL) 2.2
16) Bulgarian Orthodox (VOL) .4
97) Orthodox not further specified (just Orthodox) (VOL) 6.9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.3
Missing34840 
TOTAL231100.0
124) [ASK IF RAISED JEWISH (Q.J1=5):] Now thinking about Jewish religious denominations, were you raised [READ IN SAME ORDER AS Q.E3s IF RESPONDENT RECEIVED Q.E3s, OTHERWISE RANDOMIZE: Conservative, Orthodox, Reform], something else, or no particular denomination? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS; RESPONDENTS WERE PERMITTED TO GIVE MULTIPLE RESPONSES, AND THOSE WHO DID ARE CODED Q.J3s=59] (QJ3S)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative 32.2
2) Orthodox 16.7
3) Reform 37.9
11) Not practicing/not religious (VOL) .1
12) Secular (VOL) .3
13) Culturally Jewish (includes ethnically Jewish) (VOL) .3
14) Moderate (VOL) .3
31) Reconstructionist (VOL) .4
32) Jewish Renewal (VOL) .1
33) Liberal/progressive (VOL) .1
35) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish (VOL) .1
38) Traditional (VOL) .3
59) Mixed/multiple traditions (VOL) .7
60) Other (VOL) .4
97) No particular denomination (includes 'just Jewish') 9
99) Don't know/Refused/undesignated (VOL) 1
Missing34107 
TOTAL964100.0
125) [ASK IF RAISED MUSLIM (Q.J1=6):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, were you raised Shi'a, Sunni, or another tradition? [THOSE ANSWERING 'ANOTHER TRADITION' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3T)
TOTAL%
1) Shia 12.4
2) Sunni 60.7
3) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) (VOL) 1.7
8) Orthodox (VOL) .3
14) Ahmadiyya (VOL) .3
92) Other ethnic Muslim (VOL) .3
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1.7
97) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) (VOL) 15.1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 7.4
Missing34827 
TOTAL244100.0
126) [ASK IF RAISED BUDDHIST (Q.J1=7):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Buddhist groups, if any, did you identify with most closely? Theravada Buddhism, Vipassana Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism (such as Zen, Son or Cha'n), Vajrayana Buddhism (such as Tibetan), or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3U)
TOTAL%
1) Theravada Buddhism 6.3
2) Vipassana Buddhism 2.4
3) Mahayana (Zen, Son, or Cha'n) Buddhism 13
4) Vajrayana (Tibetan) Buddhism 6.8
5) Jodo Shinshu (Higashi Honganji, Nishi Honganji) Buddhism .5
6) Nichiren (Sokka Gokki) .5
92) Ethnic Buddhist (VOL) 1
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1
97) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) (VOL) 51.2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 17.4
Missing34921 
TOTAL150100.0
127) [ASK IF RAISED HINDU (Q.J1=8)] As a child, which of the following Hindu groups, if any, did you identify with most closely? Vaishnava Hinduism or Shaivite Hinduism, or is it something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QJ3V)
TOTAL%
1) Vaishnava Hinduism 20
2) Shaivite Hinduism 16.5
3) Shaktism Hinduism (VOL) .8
4) ISKCON/ Hare Krishna (VOL) .4
5) Vendanta (VOL) 1.2
6) Brahmin (VOL) 1.2
13) Kshatriya (VOL) .8
92) Ethnic Hindu (VOL) 1.5
93) Mixed (VOL) 1.2
97) Hindu not further specified (VOL) 46.9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 9.6
Missing34855 
TOTAL216100.0
128) [ASK IF RAISED CHRISTIAN (Q.J1=1-4, 13, 15, 20-46)] As a child, would you say you were raised as a born-again or evangelical Christian, or not? (CHBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 38.7
2) No 55.6
8) Undesignated .2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.5
Missing4742 
TOTAL30329100.0
129) Created variable that combines responses from Q.J1-Q.J3v into a single variable summarizing the religious denomination in which the respondent was raised. As with the creation of DENOM, FAMILY, and RELTRAD, Protestants who gave a vague indication of the denomination in which they were raised were classified in CHDENOM based on responses to RACECMB and CHBORN. For details on how respondents were classified into Protestant traditions, see Appendix B, 'Classification of Protestant Denominations,' of the first Religious Landscape Survey report. (CHDENOM)
TOTAL%
101) Southern Baptist Convention 7.1
102) Independent Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 2.6
103) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist 0
104) Baptist Missionary Association; Missionary Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
105) Conservative Baptist Association of America 0
106) Free Will Baptist .2
107) General Association of Regular Baptists .1
108) American Baptist Association 0
109) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship, in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
110) Primitive Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
111) Reformed Baptist (Calvinist) 0
112) Fundamentalist Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
113) Seventh Day Baptist 0
116) North American Baptist 0
120) United Baptist Church 0
121) Evangelical Free Baptist 0
124) Pentecostal Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
126) Traditional Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
131) Other Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
132) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
133) Baptist- ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .4
134) American Churches in the USA 1.5
135) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance 0
136) Liberal/Progressive/Mode rate Baptist (note: in 2007, this category was Liberal/Progressive Baptist) 0
164) Other Baptist in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
165) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .7
166) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
167) National Baptist Convention 1.7
168) Progressive Baptist Convention .3
169) Independent Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
170) Black Baptist Church 0
173) Missionary Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
174) Full Gospel Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
176) Primitive Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
178) International Baptist 0
180) Pentecostal Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
198) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the historically black Protestant tradition 1.8
199) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition .9
202) Congregational Methodist 0
204) Evangelical Methodist 0
205) Independent Methodist in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
207) Churches of Christ in Christian Union 0
208) Southern Methodist Church 0
232) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
233) Methodist-ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
234) United Methodist Church 4.8
235) Evangelical United Brethren 0
236) Methodist Episcopal Church 0
237) Methodist Protestant Church 0
265) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
266) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .4
267) African Methodist Episcopal .4
268) African Methodist Episcopal Zion .1
269) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church .1
270) Black Methodist Church 0
298) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
299) Methodist-ambiguous affiliation in the historically black tradition 0
301) Nondenominational evangelical .6
302) Nondenominational fundamentalist .1
303) Nondenominational charismatic .1
304) Nondenominational Protestant in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
305) Nondenominational Christian in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
309) Interdenominational in the the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
310) Community church in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
331) Other nondenominational group in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
332) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
333) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
334) Interdenominational in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
335) Community church in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
339) Liberal/moderate nondenominational 0
365) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
366) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
397) Other nondenominational Protestant Church in the historically black Protestant church 0
398) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
399) Nondenominational Protestant - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
401) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 1.4
402) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Synod .2
403) Lutheran Brethren 0
405) Free Lutheran 0
406) Apostolic Lutheran church in America 0
431) Other Lutheran in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
432) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
433) Lutheran - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
434) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 1.6
435) American Lutheran Church 0
464) Other Lutheran in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
465) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the mainline Protestant tradition .8
466) Lutheran-ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
501) Presbyterian Church in America .3
502) Associate Reformed Presbyterian 0
503) Cumberland Presbyterian Church 0
504) Orthodox Presbyterian 0
505) Evangelical Presbyterian 0
506) Reformed Presbyterian 0
507) Congregational Presbyterian 0
508) Bible Presbyterian Church 0
510) Conservative Presbyterian Church 0
511) Independent Presbyterian 0
513) Covenant Presbyterian Church (CPC) 0
514) ECO: A covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians 0
515) Charismatic Presbyterian 0
531) Other Presbyterian in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
532) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
533) Presbyterian - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
534) Presbyterian Church (USA) .8
535) Scotch Presbyterian 0
536) United Presbyterian 0
539) Presbyterian Church of Canada 0
540) Southern Presbyterian; Presbyterian Church in the United States 0
564) Other Presbyterian in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
565) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the mainline Protestant tradition .7
566) Presbyterian - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .7
601) Assemblies of God 1.3
602) Church of God (Cleveland Tennessee) .3
603) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) .1
604) Pentecostal Church of God .1
605) Pentecostal Holiness Church .1
606) Assembly of Christian Churches 0
608) Church of God of Prophecy 0
610) Open Bible Standard Churches 0
611) Full Gospel in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
612) Cavalry Chapel 0
613) Apostolic Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
616) Nondenominational, independent Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
617) Missionary church 0
618) Elim Fellowship 0
619) International Pentecostal Church of Christ 0
620) Evangelical Protestant 0
621) Church of God of Kentucky 0
623) Electronic ministries in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
624) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith .2
627) Home Church Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
631) Other Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
632) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
633) Pentecostal - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .3
667) Church of God in Christ .5
669) Apostolic Pentecostal in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
673) New Testament Church of God 0
676) United Pentecostal Church International .1
677) Full Gospel in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
678) United House of Prayer for All People 0
679) Deeper Life Bible Church/ Deeper Christian Life Ministry 0
682) Black Pentecostal church 0
697) Other Pentecostal in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
698) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
699) Pentecostal - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
701) Anglican Orthodox Church 0
732) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just and Anglican/Episcopalian) in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
733) Anglican/Episcopalian-Ambiguous affiliation in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
734) Episcopal Church in the USA 1.2
735) Anglican Church (Church of England) .3
736) Church of Ireland 0
765) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just an Anglican/Episcopalian) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
766) Anglican/Episcopalian-Ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
801) Church of Christ 1.5
802) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ 0
832) Restorationist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
833) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
834) Disciples of Christ .2
865) Restorationist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
866) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
901) Conservative Congregational Christian .1
904) Evangelical Congregational 0
905) Independent Congregational Church 0
932) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
933) Congregationalist-ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
934) United Church of Christ .5
935) Liberal/Progressive Congregational 0
964) Other Congregationalist in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
965) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
966) Congregationalist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
1001) Church of the Nazarene .3
1002) Wesleyan Church .1
1003) Free Methodist Church .3
1004) Christian and Missionary Alliance 0
1005) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) .1
1006) Salvation Army 0
1007) Wesleyan Methodist Church 0
1010) Pilgrim Holiness Church 0
1032) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
1033) Holiness - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1067) Independent Holiness 0
1068) Apostolic Holiness Church 0
1069) Holiness Baptist 0
1070) Fire Baptized Holiness Church of God 0
1072) Church of the Living God 0
1098) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
1099) Holiness - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
1101) Christian Reformed Church (Dutch Reformed) .1
1104) Evangelical Reformed 0
1106) Independent Reformed 0
1107) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1108) Calvinist Reformed 0
1132) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1133) Reformed - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1134) Reformed Church in America .1
1135) Free Hungarian Reformed Church 0
1165) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
1166) Reformed - ambiguous affiliation in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
1201) Seventh-day Adventist .6
1202) Advent Christian 0
1204) Worldwide Church of God/Grace Communion International 0
1206) Church of God of the Seventh Day 0
1303) Brethren (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
1304) Mennonite Brethren 0
1307) Mennonite (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
1308) Amish 0
1310) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren 0
1332) Anabaptist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1334) Church of the Brethren .1
1335) Moravian Church 0
1365) Anabaptist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1366) Brethren (Not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1401) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') 0
1402) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') 0
1534) Society of Friends 0
1535) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
1601) 'Evangelical' .1
1602) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers,' etc. 0
1604) Plymouth Brethren 0
1606) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches 0
1607) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified 0
1801) Protestant non-specific in the evangelical Protestant tradition .9
1834) Protestant non-specific/Other Protestant in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.9
1867) Protestant non-specific in the historically black Protestant tradition .4
2000) Catholic 31.8
2101) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1.6
2102) Community of Christ 0
2103) Fundamentalist Mormon 0
2132) Mormon not further specified 0
2133) Mormon - ambiguous affiliation 0
2201) Greek Orthodox .3
2202) Russian Orthodox .2
2203) Orthodox Church in America 0
2204) Armenian Orthodox 0
2205) Eastern Orthodox 0
2206) Serbian Orthodox 0
2207) Rumanian Orthodox 0
2208) Syrian Orthodox 0
2210) Ukrainian Orthodox 0
2213) Ethiopian Orthodox 0
2214) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church 0
2216) Bulgarian Orthodox 0
2232) Orthodox Christian not further specified (just Orthodox) 0
2233) Orthodox Christian - ambiguous affiliation 0
2301) Christan Science .1
2302) Religious science 0
2304) Spiritualist 0
2305) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity 0
2309) Metaphysical 0
2401) Jehovah's Witnesses .8
2402) International Bible Students 0
2501) Unification Church 0
2505) New Apostolic Church 0
2506) Mixed Christians (for example, Catholic AND Protestant affiliation) .2
2507) Mixed Christians and non-Christians .1
2601) Reform Jewish .8
2602) Conservative Jewish .7
2603) Orthodox Jewish .3
2611) Jewish - not practicing/not religious 0
2612) Secular Jewish 0
2613) Culturally Jewish 0
2614) Jewish - moderate 0
2619) Jewish - no particular denomination .2
2631) Reconstructionist 0
2632) Jewish Renewal 0
2633) Liberal/progressive Jew 0
2635) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish 0
2638) Traditional Jew 0
2659) Jewish - mixed/multiple identities 0
2660) Jewish - other 0
2699) Jewish - Don't know/Refused/undesignated 0
2701) Sunni .5
2702) Shia .1
2703) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) 0
2708) Orthodox Muslim 0
2710) Ethnic Muslim 0
2714) Ahmadiyya 0
2732) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) .1
2733) Muslim - ambiguous affiliation .1
2800) Theravada Buddhism 0
2802) Mahayana Buddhism .1
2803) Vajrayana Buddhism 0
2804) Nichiren Buddhism 0
2808) Jodo Shinshu 0
2811) Vipassana Buddhism 0
2830) Ethnic Buddhist 0
2832) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) .3
2833) Buddhist - ambiguous affiliation .1
2901) Vaishnava Hinduism .1
2902) Shaivite Hinduism .1
2903) Shaktism Hinduism 0
2905) Kshatriya 0
2906) Vedanta 0
2907) Brahmin 0
2911) ISKCON/Hare Krishna 0
2912) Mixed Hindu Groups 0
2917) Ethnic Hindu 0
2932) Hindu not further specified (just a Hindu) .3
2933) Hindu - ambiguous affiliation .1
3001) New Age 0
3002) Wicca (Wiccan) 0
3003) Pagan 0
3006) Scientology 0
3010) Transcendental meditation/Meditation 0
3012) Satanism 0
3018) Tenrikyo 0
3034) Unitarian (Universalist) .1
3035) Humanist 0
3037) Liberal faith 0
3040) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but') 0
3041) Eclectic, 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs 0
3067) Native American religions 0
3101) Baha'i 0
3103) Santeria 0
3106) Rastafarian 0
3107) Sikh .1
3108) Zoroastrianism 0
3109) Jains 0
3111) Shamanism (non-Western) 0
3113) Mixed non-Christians 0
3114) Confucian 0
3115) Druze 0
3201) Atheist .5
3202) Agnostic .4
3203) Nothing in particular 8.2
9999) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity .5
TOTAL35071100.0
130) Created variable that collapses CHDENOM into a reduced set of categories summarizing the family of denominations the respondent was raised (CHFAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 11.3
2) Methodist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .3
3) Nondenominational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.4
4) Lutheran family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.9
5) Presbyterian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .8
6) Pentecostal Family in the evangelical Protestant Tradition 3.2
7) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
8) Restorationist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.6
9) Congregational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
10) Holiness family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .9
11) Reformed family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
12) Adventist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
13) Anabaptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .3
14) Pietist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
16) Other Evangelical/Fundamentalist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
18) Protestant non-specific Family in the evangelical Protestant Tradition .9
34) Baptist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.7
35) Methodist family in the Mainline Protestant tradition 5.5
36) Nondenominational family in the Mainline Protestant tradition .5
37) Lutheran family in the mainline Protestant tradition 3
38) Presbyterian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.2
39) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.8
40) Restorationist family in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
41) Congregational family in the mainline Protestant tradition .7
42) Reformed family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
43) Anabaptist Family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
44) Friends family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
45) Protestant other/non-specific family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.9
67) Baptist family in the historically black Protestant tradition 5.2
68) Methodist family in the historically black protestant tradition .7
69) Pentecostal family in the historically black protestant tradition .8
70) Holiness family in the historically black protestant tradition .1
71) Nondenominational protestant family in the historically black protestant tradition .1
72) Protestant non-specific family in the historically black protestant tradition .4
101) Catholic 31.7
102) Mormon 1.7
103) Orthodox Christian .7
104) Jehovah's Witnesses family .8
105) Metaphysical family .1
106) Other 'other Christian' family .3
201) Jewish 2.1
202) Muslim .8
203) Buddhist .6
204) Hindu .7
205) Other world religions .2
206) Unitarians and other liberal faiths in 'other faiths' tradition .2
207) New Age in 'other faiths' tradition 0
208) Native American religions 0
301) Atheist family .5
302) Agnostic family .4
303) Nothing in particular family 8.2
999) Don't know/refused - no information on religious identity .5
TOTAL35071100.0
131) Created variable that collapses CHFAMILY into categories summarizing the religious tradition respondent was raised (CHRELTRA)
TOTAL%
1100) Evangelical Protestant tradition 23.9
1200) Mainline protestant tradition 19
1300) Historically black protestant tradition 7.3
10000) Catholic 31.7
20000) Mormon 1.7
30000) Orthodox Christian .7
40001) Jehovah's Witness .8
40002) Other Christian .4
50000) Jewish 2.1
60000) Muslim .8
70000) Buddhist .6
80000) Hindu .7
90001) Other world religions .2
90002) Other faiths .3
100000) Unaffiliated (religious 'nones') 9.2
900000) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity .5
TOTAL35071100.0
132) Created variable, alternative to CHFAMILY as a way of collapsing CHDENOM into reduced set of Protestant categories (e.g., Baptist, Methodist, etc.) summarizing religion in which respondent was raised (CHPROTFA)
TOTAL%
0) Not Protestant 49.8
1) Baptist 19.2
2) Methodist 6.5
3) Nondenominational Protestant 2
4) Lutheran 4.9
5) Presbyterian 3
6) Pentecostal 4
7) Episcopalian 1.8
8) Restorationist 1.9
9) Congregational .9
10) Holiness 1.1
11) Reformed .3
12) Adventist .6
13) Anabaptist .4
14) Pietist .1
15) Friends .1
16) Other evangelical/fundamentalist .2
18) Protestant non-specific 3.2
TOTAL35071100.0
133) [ASK IF MARRIED OR LIVING WITH A PARTNER (MARITAL=1, 2):] And what is your spouse's/partner's present religion, if any? Are they Protestant, Roman Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox (such as Greek or Russian Orthodox), Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, atheist, agnostic, something else, or nothing in particular? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACKCODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS; TO AID IN BACKCODING AND FILTERING SUBSEQUENT QUESTIONS, THOSE WHO ORIGINALLY ANSWERED 'SOMETHING ELSE' AND THOSE WHO DECLINED TO ANSWER Q.K1 RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING FOLLOW-UP QUESTION: And is that a Christian religion, or not?] (QK1)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant 43.2
2) Roman Catholic 24.5
3) Mormon (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints/LDS) 2
4) Orthodox (Greek, Russian, or some other Orthodox church) .5
5) Jewish (Judaism) 1.9
6) Muslim (Islam) .8
7) Buddhist .6
8) Hindu .8
9) Atheist (do not believe in God) 2.5
10) Agnostic (not sure if there is a god) 2.8
12) Nothing in particular 14.1
13) Christian (VOL) 2.9
14) Unitarian (Universalist) (VOL) .3
15) Jehovah's Witnesses (VOL) .8
21) Greek Rite Catholic/Eastern Rite Catholic (VOL) 0
22) Maronite Catholic (VOL) 0
24) Old Catholic (VOL) 0
30) Mixed Christians (e.g., Catholic AND Protestant) (VOL) 0
31) Mixed Christians and non-Christian (VOL) .1
32) Messianic Jews/Jews for Jesus (VOL) 0
33) Hebrew Israelite/African Hebrew Israelites (VOL) 0
35) Christian Scientist (VOL) 0
36) Religious Science (VOL) 0
37) Spiritualist (VOL) 0
38) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity (VOL) 0
39) Metaphysical (VOL) 0
46) New Thought 0
50) Mixed non-Christians (VOL) 0
51) Bahai (VOL) 0
52) Shinto (VOL) 0
53) Tao (VOL) 0
54) Rastafarian (VOL) 0
55) Sikh (VOL) .1
56) Zoroastrianism (VOL) 0
57) Jains (VOL) 0
59) Shamanism (non-Western) (VOL) 0
60) Santeria (VOL) 0
62) Confucian (VOL) 0
63) Druze (VOL) 0
64) Sant Mat (VOL) 0
70) Native American religions (VOL) .1
71) New Age (VOL) 0
72) Wicca (Wiccan) (VOL) .1
73) Pagan (VOL) .1
74) Asatru/Norse Paganism (VOL) 0
76) Humanist (VOL) 0
77) Scientology (VOL) 0
78) Deist (VOL) 0
79) Eclectic 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs (VOL) .1
81) Theosophy (VOL) 0
82) Pantheist (VOL) 0
83) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but...') (VOL) .1
84) Liberal faith (VOL) 0
85) Transcendental meditation/Meditation (VOL) 0
86) Eckankar (VOL) 0
88) Satanism (VOL) 0
994) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .1
999) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.1
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
134) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER PROTESTANT (Q.K1=1):] What denomination or church, if any, is that? Just stop me when I get to the right one. Is your spouse/partner Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Pentecostal, Episcopalian or Anglican, Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ, Congregational or United Church of Christ, Holiness, Reformed, Church of God, nondenominational or independent church, something else, or none in particular? [INTERVIEWER: DO NOT READ QUESTION IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERED DENOMINATION IN PREVIOUS QUESTION. RECORD RESPONSE IN APPROPRIATE CATEGORY. THOSE ANSWERING 'SOMETHING ELSE' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK2)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist 33.4
2) Methodist 12.2
3) Lutheran 9.3
4) Presbyterian 5.3
5) Pentecostal 9.7
6) Episcopalian or Anglican 2.9
7) Church of Christ or Disciples of Christ 3.8
8) Congregational or United Church of Christ 1.4
9) Holiness 1.9
10) Reformed .7
12) Nondenominational or Independent Church 12.6
14) None in particular 1.5
16) Just a Protestant (VOL) .3
17) Just a Christian (VOL) .6
18) Seventh-day Adventist (VOL) 1.1
21) Advent Christian (VOL) 0
22) Worldwide Church of God, including Grace Communion International (VOL) 0
25) Church of God Seventh Day (VOL) 0
27) United Church of God (VOL) 0
28) Living Church of God (VOL) 0
30) Church of Brethren (VOL) .1
31) Grace Brethren Church (VOL) 0
32) Brethren in Christ (VOL) 0
33) Brethren (not further specified) (VOL) .1
37) Mennonite (not further specified) (VOL) .7
38) Amish (VOL) 0
39) Moravian Church (VOL) 0
40) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren (VOL) 0
42) Social Brethren (VOL) 0
49) Other Anabaptist (VOL) 0
50) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') (VOL) .1
51) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') (VOL) .2
60) Society of Friends (VOL) 0
62) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) (VOL) .1
70) 'Evangelical' (VOL) .5
71) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers' etc. (VOL) .1
73) Plymouth Brethren (VOL) 0
75) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches (VOL) .1
76) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified (VOL) 0
77) 'Charismatic,' 'spirit filled' (VOL) 0
85) Home church (VOL) 0
90) Mixed Protestants (VOL) 0
91) Ecumenical (VOL) 0
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 0
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1
Missing26190 
TOTAL8881100.0
135) [ASK IF MARRIED (MARITAL=1):] In what year did you and your spouse get married? (Recoded into ranges) (SPYEARRE)
TOTAL%
1) Before 1960 4.2
2) 1960-1969 7.5
3) 1970-1979 11.3
4) 1980-1989 16.5
5) 1990-1999 20
6) 2000-2009 24.9
7) 2010-2014 13.2
9999) Don't know/Refused 2.5
Missing17244 
TOTAL17827100.0
136) SPHISP. [ASK IF MARRIED OR LIVING WITH A PARTNER (MARITAL=1, 2): Is your spouse/partner of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban?-Includes SPRACE back codes (SPHISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 14.5
2) No 84.9
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused .6
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
137) [ASK IF MARRIED (MARITAL=1):] Which of the following describes your spouse's/partner's race? You can select as many as apply. White, Black or African-American, Asian or Asian-American or some other race. [RECORD UP TO FOUR IN ORDER MENTIONED BUT DO NOT PROBE FOR ADDITIONAL; IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS MIXED BIRACIAL, PROBE ONCE: What race or races is that? RESPONDENTS WERE PERMITTED TO VOLUNTEER OTHER RACES NOT ON THIS LIST, IN WHCIH CASE THEIR ANSWERS WERE BACK CODED INTO ONE OF THESE CATEGORIES (IF APPROPRIATE) OR LEFT AS CODE 5 - SOME OTHER RACE] (SPRACECM)
TOTAL%
1) White 75.8
2) Black or African-American 8.4
3) Asian or Asian-American 3.9
4) Mixed race 2
5) Or some other race 8.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.5
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
138) Spouse/partner's Race-Ethnicity. Created variable combining responses to SPHISP and SPRACECMB. All respondents who answered 'yes' in SPHISP are coded as Hispanic in SPRACETHN. For all other respondents, SPRACETHN is determined by SPRACECMB. (SPRACETH)
TOTAL%
1) White non-Hispanic 70.1
2) Black non-Hispanic 8
3) Hispanic 14.5
4) Other 6.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.2
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
139) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER BAPTIST AND NON-BLACK (Q.K2=1 AND SPRACECMB=1, 3-9):] Which of the following Baptist churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Southern Baptist Convention, the American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., an independent Baptist church, or some other Baptist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3A)
TOTAL%
1) Southern Baptist Convention 52.3
2) American Baptist Churches USA 9.3
3) Independent Baptist 21.9
4) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist (VOL) .5
5) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 1.1
6) Conservative Baptist Association of America (VOL) .5
7) Free Will Baptist (VOL) .9
8) General Association of Regular Baptists (VOL) .3
9) American Baptist Association (VOL) 0
10) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship (VOL) .1
11) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .2
12) Reformed Baptist (VOL) .1
13) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance (VOL) .2
14) Fundamentalist Baptist (VOL) .1
15) Seventh Day Baptist (VOL) 0
17) Baptist General Convention of Texas (VOL) 0
18) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (VOL) 0
19) North American Baptist (VOL) 0
23) United Baptist Church (VOL) .1
26) National Baptist Convention (VOL) 0
28) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) .1
92) Other ethnic Baptist (VOL) 0
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .1
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 7.2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.8
Missing32904 
TOTAL2167100.0
140) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER BAPTIST AND BLACK (Q.K2=1 AND SPACECMB=2):] Which of the following Baptist churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The National Baptist Convention, the Progressive Baptist Convention, or some other Baptist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3B)
TOTAL%
1) National Baptist Convention 30.1
2) Progressive Baptist Convention 4.9
3) Independent Baptist (VOL) 3.5
4) Southern Baptist Convention (VOL) 11.8
5) American Baptist Churches USA 2.3
9) Missionary Baptist; Baptist Missionary Association (VOL) 4.9
10) Free Will Baptist (VOL) .7
11) Full Gospel; Full Gospel Baptist Association (VOL) 0
13) Primitive Baptist (VOL) .2
18) International Baptist (VOL) .2
24) Pentecostal Baptist (VOL) .9
91) Black Baptist (VOL) 0
95) Name of congregation (VOL) 1.6
97) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) (VOL) 23.9
99) Don't know/Refused 15.1
Missing34569 
TOTAL502100.0
141) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER METHODIST AND NON-BLACK(Q.K2=2 AND SPRACECMB=1, 3-9):] Which of the following Methodist churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The United Methodist Church, Free Methodist Church, or some other Methodist church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3C)
TOTAL%
1) United Methodist Church 85.4
3) African Methodist Episcopal (VOL) .3
5) Congregational Methodist (VOL) .2
11) Independent Methodist (VOL) .3
14) Methodist Episcopal Church (VOL) .1
92) Other ethnic Methodist (VOL) 0
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 7.9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.7
Missing33938 
TOTAL1133100.0
142) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER METHODIST AND BLACK (Q.K2=2 AND SPRACECMB=2):] Which of the following Methodist churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The African Methodist Episcopal Church, the African Methodist Episcopal Church Zion, the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, or some other Methodist church? (QK3D)
TOTAL%
1) African Methodist Episcopal 41.8
2) African Methodist Episcopal Zion 10.1
3) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church 19
4) United Methodist Episcopal Church (VOL) 16.5
97) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) (VOL) 7.6
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.1
Missing34987 
TOTAL84100.0
143) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER NONDENOMINATIONAL OR INDEPENDENT CHRUCH (Q.K2=12):] Which of the following kinds of nondenominational churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? An evangelical church, fundamentalist church, charismatic church, inter-denominational church, or some other kind of church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3E)
TOTAL%
1) Nondenominational evangelical 37
2) Nondenominational fundamentalist 4.3
3) Nondenominational charismatic 7.5
4) Interdenominational 12.1
5) Community church (VOL) 1.4
6) Nondenominational Protestant (VOL) .1
7) Nondenominational Christian (VOL) 1.7
8) Federated or union church (VOL) 0
12) Association of Bridge Churches (VOL) .2
13) Liberal nondenominational .1
94) Other/Not interpretable .3
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .2
97) Nondenominational not further specified (VOL) 27.1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 7.9
Missing34025 
TOTAL1046100.0
144) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER LUTHERAN (Q.K2=3):] Which of the following Lutheran churches, if any, does your spouse partner identify with most closely? The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, or some other Lutheran church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3F)
TOTAL%
1) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 37
2) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 28.7
3) Lutheran Church Wisconsin Synod (VOL) 3.1
4) American Lutheran Church (ALC)/Lutheran Church in America (LCA) (VOL) .1
5) Lutheran Brethren (VOL) .3
7) Free Lutheran (VOL) .3
9) Apostolic Lutheran Church in America (VOL) .1
10) Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (VOL) .3
13) North American Lutheran Church (VOL) .5
14) Lutheran Church of the Reformation (VOL) 0
18) Conservative Lutheran (VOL) .1
92) Ethnic Lutheran (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .5
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .1
97) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) (VOL) 18.3
99) Don't know/Refused 10.2
Missing34072 
TOTAL999100.0
145) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER PRESBYTERIAN (Q.K2=4)] Which of the following Presbyterian churches, if any, does your spouse partner identify with most closely? The Presbyterian Church (USA), Presbyterian Church in America, or some other Presbyterian church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3G)
TOTAL%
1) Presbyterian Church (USA) 40
2) Presbyterian Church in America 14.2
3) Associate Reformed Presbyterian (VOL) .9
4) Cumberland Presbyterian Church (VOL) 2
5) Orthodox Presbyterian (VOL) .9
6) Evangelical Presbyterian (VOL) 2.5
8) Scotch Presbyterian (VOL) .5
10) United Presbyterian .2
11) Bible Presbyterian Church (VOL) .2
15) Conservative Presbyterian Church (VOL) 0
18) Independent Presbyterian (VOL) .2
21) ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians (VOL) 1.1
92) Other ethnic Presbyterian (VOL) .5
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .2
97) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) 18.5
99) Don't know/Refused 18.1
Missing34487 
TOTAL584100.0
146) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER PENTECOSTAL AND NON-BLACK(Q.K2=5 AND SPRACECMB=1, 3-9):] Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Assemblies of God, Church of God Cleveland Tennessee, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3H)
TOTAL%
1) Assemblies of God 44.7
2) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) 10.2
3) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) (VOL) 3.3
4) Pentecostal Church of God (VOL) 2.2
5) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 2.5
6) Church of God in Christ (VOL) 2.4
7) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith (VOL) .9
8) Assembly of Christian Churches (VOL) .3
10) United Pentecostal Church International (VOL) 1.8
13) Open Bible Standard Churches (VOL) .3
14) Full Gospel (VOL) .6
15) Calvary Chapel (VOL) 1.8
16) Apostolic Pentecostal (VOL) 1.9
19) Nondenominational, Independent Pentecostal (VOL) 2.1
20) Missionary church (VOL) .1
22) Elim Fellowship (VOL) .1
28) Charismatic (VOL) .4
30) International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church (VOL) 0
91) Black Pentecostal .3
92) Other ethnic Pentecostal (VOL) 1.2
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .4
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .6
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 16
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.8
Missing34477 
TOTAL594100.0
147) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER PENTECOSTAL AND BLACK (Q.K2=5 AND SPRACECMB=2):] Which of the following Pentecostal churches, if any, does your spouse identify with most closely? The Church of God in Christ, Church of God of the Apostolic Faith, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3I)
TOTAL%
1) Church of God in Christ 49.6
2) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith 11.5
3) Assemblies of God (VOL) 9.4
4) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) (VOL) 0
6) Pentecostal Church of God (VOL) 1.4
7) Pentecostal Holiness Church (VOL) 3.6
15) United Pentecostal Church International (VOL) .7
16) Full Gospel (VOL) 2.9
17) United House of Prayer for All People (VOL) .7
20) Assembly of Christian Churches (VOL) 0
91) Black Pentecostal (VOL) 2.2
93) Electronic ministries (VOL) .7
95) Name of congregation (VOL) .7
97) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) (VOL) 10.1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 6.5
Missing34959 
TOTAL112100.0
148) [IF SPOUSE/PARTNER EPISCOPALIAN OR ANGLICAN (Q.K2=6):] Which of the following Episcopalian or Anglican Churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Episcopal Church in the USA, the Anglican Church, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3J)
TOTAL%
1) Episcopal Church in the USA 65.6
2) Anglican Church (Church of England) 19.4
7) Evangelical Anglican/Episcopalian (VOL) .4
97) Episcopalian not further specified (just Episcopalian) (VOL) 5.3
98) Anglican not further specified (just Anglican) (VOL) .4
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 8.9
Missing34702 
TOTAL369100.0
149) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER CHRISTIAN CHURCH, CHURCH OF CHRIST, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST (Q.K2=7):] Which of the following Christian churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3K)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Christ 81
2) Disciples of Christ 10.9
3) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ (VOL) 2.8
97) Christian church not further specified (VOL) 4
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.2
Missing34742 
TOTAL329100.0
150) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER CONGREGATIONAL OR UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST (Q.K2=8):] Which of the following congregational churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The United Church of Christ, Conservative Congregational Christian, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3L)
TOTAL%
1) United Church of Christ 67.2
2) Conservative Congregational Christian 6
4) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches (VOL) 0
5) Evangelical Congregational (VOL) 2.6
97) Congregational not further specified 17.2
99) Don't know/Refused 6.9
Missing34909 
TOTAL162100.0
151) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER HOLINESS (Q.K2=9):] Which of the following Holiness churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Church of the Nazarene, the Wesleyan Church, the Free Methodist Church, or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3M)
TOTAL%
1) Church of the Nazarene 32.9
2) Wesleyan Church 15.8
3) Free Methodist Church 11.4
4) Christian and Missionary Alliance-alliance (VOL) 11.4
5) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) (VOL) 7.6
6) Salvation Army (VOL) 3.2
7) Wesleyan Methodist Church (VOL) 1.9
12) Apostolic Holiness (VOL) 1.9
14) Free Holiness (VOL) 1.9
91) Black Holiness (VOL) .6
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 1.3
97) Holiness not further specified (VOL) 8.2
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.9
Missing34922 
TOTAL149100.0
152) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER REFORMED (Q.K2=10):] Which of the following Reformed churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Reformed Church in America, the Christian Reformed Church, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3N)
TOTAL%
1) Reformed Church in America (Dutch Reformed) 29
2) Christian Reformed Church 48.4
5) Sovereign Grace (VOL) 1.6
8) Evangelical Reformed (VOL) 0
10) Independent Reformed (VOL) 6.5
13) Protestant Reformed Church (VOL) 0
97) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) (VOL) 9.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.8
Missing35007 
TOTAL64100.0
153) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER MORMON OR LATTER-DAY SAINTS (Q.K1=3) Which of the following Mormon churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Community of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3Q)
TOTAL%
1) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 95.5
2) Community of Christ 1.1
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .3
97) Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 1.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.3
Missing34598 
TOTAL473100.0
154) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN (Q.K1=4):] Which of the following Orthodox churches, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? The Greek Orthodox Church, Russian Orthodox, Orthodox Church in America, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3R)
TOTAL%
1) Greek Orthodox 40.8
2) Russian Orthodox 28.6
3) Orthodox Church in America 7.1
4) Armenian Orthodox (VOL) 1
5) Eastern Orthodox (VOL) 3.1
6) Serbian Orthodox (VOL) 1
8) Syriac Orthodox (VOL) 2
10) Ukrainian Orthodox (VOL) 2
13) Ethiopian Orthodox (VOL) 1
14) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church (VOL) 1
15) Macedonian Orthodox (VOL) 1
97) Orthodox not further specified (just Orthodox) (VOL) 7.1
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.1
Missing34967 
TOTAL104100.0
155) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER JEWISH (Q.K1=5) Thinking about Jewish religious denominations, does your spouse/partner consider themself to be (RANDOMIZE: Conservative, Orthodox, Reform), something else, or no particular denomination? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3S)
TOTAL%
1) Conservative 20.1
2) Orthodox 18.4
3) Reform 40.1
11) Not practicing/not religious (VOL) .5
12) Secular 1.1
13) Culturally Jewish (includes ethnically Jewish) (VOL) 0
14) Moderate (VOL) .5
15) Contemporary/open-minded (VOL) 0
16) Atheist/agnostic (VOL) .5
17) Sephardic (VOL) .3
31) Reconstructionist (VOL) .3
32) Jewish Renewal (VOL) .5
33) Liberal/progressive (VOL) .3
35) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish (VOL) .3
59) Mixed/multiple traditions (VOL) 0
60) Other (VOL) 0
97) No particular denomination (includes 'just Jewish') 13.3
99) Don't know/Refused/undesignated (VOL) 3.8
Missing34560 
TOTAL511100.0
156) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER MUSLIM (Q.K1=6):] Is your spouse/partner Shi'a, Sunni, or another tradition? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3T)
TOTAL%
1) Shia 15.1
2) Sunni 53.4
3) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) (VOL) 1.4
8) Orthodox (VOL) .7
14) Ahmadiyya (VOL) .7
97) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) (VOL) 20.5
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 8.2
Missing34939 
TOTAL132100.0
157) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER BUDDHIST (Q.K1=7):] Which of the following Buddhist groups, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? Theravada Buddhism, Vipassana Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism (such as Zen, Son or Cha'n), Vajrayana Buddhism (such as Tibetan), or something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3U)
TOTAL%
1) Theravada Buddhism 9.5
2) Vipassana Buddhism 1.6
3) Mahayana (Zen, Son, or Cha'n) Buddhism 10.3
4) Vajrayana (Tibetan) Buddhism 11.1
6) Nichiren (Sokka Gokki) .8
92) Ethnic Buddhist (VOL) 4.8
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .8
97) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) (VOL) 42.9
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 18.3
Missing34940 
TOTAL131100.0
158) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER HINDU (Q.K1=8):] Which of the following Hindu groups, if any, does your spouse/partner identify with most closely? Vaishnava Hinduism or Shaivite Hinduism, or is it something else? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS] (QK3V)
TOTAL%
1) Vaishnava Hinduism 22.5
2) Shaivite Hinduism 18.8
3) Shaktism Hinduism .6
4) ISKCON/ Hare Krishna (VOL) .6
5) Vendanta (VOL) 1.3
13) Kshatriya (VOL) 2.5
15) Self-realization (VOL) .6
92) Ethnic Hindu (VOL) 1.3
93) Mixed (VOL) 1.9
94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 2.5
97) Hindu not further specified (VOL) 37.5
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 10
Missing34918 
TOTAL153100.0
159) [ASK IF SPOUSE/PARTNER CHRISTIAN (Q.K1=1-4, 13, 15, 20-46):] Would your spouse/partner describe themself as a born-again or evangelical Christian or not? (SPBORN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 47.7
2) No 46.5
8) Undesignated .2
9) Don't know/Refused 5.7
Missing20238 
TOTAL14833100.0
160) Created variable that combines responses from Q.K1-Q.K3v into a single variable summarizing the religious denomination of the respondent's spouse/partner. As with the creation of DENOM, FAMILY, and RELTRAD, respondents with a Protestant spouse/partner who gave a vague indication of their spouse's/partner's denomination were classified in SPDENOM based on responses to SPRACECMB and SPBORN. For details on how denominations were classified into Protestant traditions, see Appendix B, 'Classification of Protestant Denominations,' of the first Religious Landscape Survey report. (SPDENOM)
TOTAL%
101) Southern Baptist Convention 6.4
102) Independent Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 2.5
103) Baptist General Conference; Swedish Baptist .1
104) Baptist Missionary Association; Missionary Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
105) Conservative Baptist Association of America .1
106) Free Will Baptist .1
107) General Association of Regular Baptists 0
108) American Baptist Association 0
109) Baptist Bible Church, including Baptist Bible Fellowship, in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
110) Primitive Baptist in the evangelical Protestant Tradition 0
111) Reformed Baptist (Calvinist) 0
112) Fundamentalist Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
113) Seventh Day Baptist 0
115) Baptist General Convention of Texas 0
116) North American Baptist 0
120) United Baptist Church 0
124) Pentecostal Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
131) Other Baptist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
132) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .4
133) Baptist-ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
134) American Churches in the USA 1.1
135) Cooperative Baptist Fellowship; Baptist Alliance 0
136) Liberal/Progressive/Moderate Baptist (note: in 2007, this category was liberal/progressive Baptist) 0
164) Other Baptist in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
165) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .4
166) Baptist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
167) National Baptist Convention .9
168) Progressive Baptist Convention .1
169) Independent Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
170) Black Baptist Church 0
173) Missionary Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
176) Primitive Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
178) International Baptist 0
180) Pentecostal Baptist in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
198) Baptist not further specified (just a Baptist) in the historically black Protestant tradition .7
199) Baptist-ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition .5
202) Congregational Methodist 0
205) Independent Methodist in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
232) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
233) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
234) United Methodist Church 4.2
236) Methodist Episcopal Church 0
264) Other Methodist in the Mainline Protestant tradition 0
265) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
266) Methodist-ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
267) African Methodist Episcopal .2
268) African Methodist Episcopal Zion 0
269) Christian Methodist Episcopal Church .1
298) Methodist not further specified (just a Methodist) in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
299) Methodist - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black tradition 0
301) Nondenominational evangelical 2
302) Nondenominational fundamentalist .2
303) Nondenominational charismatic .4
304) Non-denominational Protestant in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
305) Non-denominational Christian in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
306) Association of Bridge Churches 0
309) Interdenominational in the the evangelical Protestant tradition .4
310) Community Church in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
332) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .8
333) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
334) Interdenominational in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
335) Community church in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
336) Federated or union church in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
339) Liberal/moderate nondenominational 0
365) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
366) Nondenominational - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
398) Nondenominational not further specified (just nondenominational) in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
399) Nondenominational Protestant - ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
401) Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod 1.1
402) Lutheran Church, Wisconsin Synod .1
403) Lutheran Brethren 0
405) Free Lutheran 0
406) Apostolic Lutheran church in America 0
407) Lutheran Congregation in Mission for Christ 0
408) North American Lutheran Church (NALC) 0
409) Lutheran Churches of the Reformation 0
411) Conservative Lutheran 0
431) Other Lutheran in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
432) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
433) Lutheran-ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
434) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 1.5
435) American Lutheran Church 0
464) Other Lutheran in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
465) Lutheran not further specified (just a Lutheran) in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
466) Lutheran - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
501) Presbyterian Church in America .3
502) Associate Reformed Presbyterian 0
503) Cumberland Presbyterian Church 0
504) Orthodox Presbyterian 0
505) Evangelical Presbyterian .1
508) Bible Presbyterian Church 0
510) Conservative Presbyterian Church 0
511) Independent Presbyterian 0
514) ECO: A Covenant Order of evangelical Presbyterians 0
531) Other Presbyterian in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
532) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
533) Presbyterian - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
534) Presbyterian Church (USA) .9
535) Scotch Presbyterian 0
536) United Presbyterian 0
565) Presbyterian not further specified (just a Presbyterian) in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
566) Presbyterian - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .3
601) Assemblies of God 1.6
602) Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) .4
603) Four Square Gospel (or Four Square) .1
604) Pentecostal Church of God .1
605) Pentecostal Holiness Church .1
606) Assembly of Christian Churches 0
610) Open Bible Standard Churches 0
611) Full Gospel in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
612) Cavalry Chapel .1
613) Apostolic Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
616) Nodenominational, independent Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
617) Missionary church 0
618) Elim Fellowship 0
620) Evangelical Protestant 0
623) Electronic ministries in the evangelical protestant tradition 0
624) Church of God of the Apostolic Faith .1
626) Charismatic Pentecostal in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
628) International Communion of the Charismatic Episcopal Church 0
631) Other Pentecostal in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
632) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .6
633) Pentecostal - ambiguous affiliation in the Evangelical Protestant tradition .2
667) Church of God in Christ .4
676) United Pentecostal Church International .1
677) Full Gospel in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
678) United House of Prayer for All People 0
681) Electronic ministries in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
682) Black Pentecostal Church 0
698) Pentecostal not further specified (just a Pentecostal) in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
699) Pentecostal- ambiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
704) Evangelical Anglican/Episcopalian 0
732) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just and Anglican/Episcopalian) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
733) Anglican/Episcopalian - ambiguous affiliation in the Evangelical Protestant tradition 0
734) Episcopal Church in the USA .8
735) Anglican Church (Church of England) .2
765) Anglican/Episcopalian not further specified (just an Anglican/Episcopalian) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
766) Anglican/Episcopalian - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
801) Church of Christ 1.3
802) Christian Churches and Churches of Christ 0
832) Restorationist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
833) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
834) Disciples of Christ .2
865) Restorationist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
866) Restorationist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
901) Conservative Congregational Christian 0
903) National Association of Congregational Christian Churches 0
904) Evangelical Congregational 0
932) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
934) United Church of Christ .4
965) Congregationalist not further specified (just a Congregationalist) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
966) Congregationalist - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1001) Church of the Nazarene .3
1002) Wesleyan Church .1
1003) Free Methodist Church .1
1004) Christian and Missionary Alliance .1
1005) Church of God (Anderson, Indiana) .1
1006) Salvation Army 0
1007) Wesleyan Methodist Church 0
1012) Free Holiness 0
1032) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1068) Apostolic Holiness Church 0
1071) Black Holiness Church 0
1098) Holiness not further specified (just Holiness) in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
1099) Holiness -a mbiguous affiliation in the historically black Protestant tradition 0
1101) Christian Reformed Church (Dutch Reformed) .2
1102) Sovereign Grace 0
1104) Evangelical Reformed 0
1106) Independent Reformed 0
1109) Protestant Reformed Church 0
1132) Reformed not further specified (just Reformed) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1133) Reformed - ambiguous affiliation in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1134) Reformed Church in America .1
1166) Reformed - ambiguous affiliation in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1201) Seventh-day Adventist .5
1202) Advent Christian 0
1204) Worldwide Church of God/Grace Communion International 0
1206) Church of God of the Seventh Day 0
1209) United Church of God 0
1210) Living Church of God 0
1301) Grace Brethren Church 0
1302) Brethren in Christ 0
1303) Brethren (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1307) Mennonite (not further specified) in the evangelical Protestant tradition .3
1308) Amish 0
1310) United Brethren in Christ, United Brethren 0
1312) Social Brethren 0
1332) Anabaptist not further specified in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
1334) Church of the Brethren 0
1335) Moravian Church 0
1365) Anabaptist not further specified in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1366) Brethren (not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
1401) Evangelical Covenant Church ('covenant') 0
1402) Evangelical Free Church ('free church') .1
1534) Society of Friends 0
1535) Friends, Quaker (not further specified) in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
1601) 'Evangelical' .2
1602) 'Born again,' 'Bible-believers,' etc. 0
1604) Plymouth Brethren 0
1606) Bible, Gospel, Missionary churches .1
1607) 'Fundamentalist' not further specified 0
1608) 'Charismatic,' 'spirit filled' 0
1801) Protestant non-specific in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.5
1834) Protestant non-specific/Other Protestant in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.4
1867) Protestant non-specific in the historically black Protestant tradition .5
2000) Catholic 24.6
2101) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1.9
2102) Community of Christ 0
2132) Mormon not further specified 0
2133) Mormon - ambiguous affiliation 0
2201) Greek Orthodox .2
2202) Russian Orthodox .1
2203) Orthodox Church in America 0
2204) Armenian Orthodox 0
2205) Eastern Orthodox 0
2206) Serbian Orthodox 0
2208) Syrian Orthodox 0
2210) Ukrainian Orthodox 0
2213) Ethiopian Orthodox 0
2214) Coptic/Egyptian Orthodox Church 0
2215) Macedonian Orthodox 0
2232) Orthodox Christian not further specified (just Orthodox) 0
2233) Orthodox Christian ambiguous affiliation 0
2301) Christian Science 0
2302) Religious Science 0
2304) Spiritualist 0
2305) Unity; Unity Church; Christ Church Unity 0
2309) Metaphysical 0
2310) New Thought 0
2401) Jehovah's Witnesses .8
2503) Hebrew Israelite/African Hebrew Israelite 0
2504) Messianic Jews 0
2506) Mixed Christians (for example, Catholic AND Protestant affiliation) 0
2507) Mixed Christians and non-Christians .1
2601) Reform Jewish .8
2602) Conservative Jewish .4
2603) Orthodox Jewish .3
2611) Jewish-not practicing/not religious 0
2612) Secular Jewish 0
2613) Culturally Jewish 0
2614) Jewish - moderate 0
2615) Jewish - contemporary/open-minded 0
2616) Jewish - athiest/agnostic 0
2617) Sephardic Jew 0
2619) Jewish - No particular denomination .3
2631) Reconstructionist 0
2632) Jewish Renewal 0
2633) Liberal/progressive Jew 0
2635) Humanist/Humanistic Jewish 0
2659) Jewish - mixed/multiple identities 0
2660) Jewish - other 0
2699) Jewish-Don't know/refused/undesignated .1
2701) Sunni .4
2702) Shia .1
2703) Nation of Islam (Black Muslim) 0
2708) Orthodox Muslim 0
2714) Ahmadiyya 0
2732) Muslim not further specified (just a Muslim) .2
2733) Muslim - ambiguous affiliation .1
2800) Theravada Buddhism .1
2802) Mahayana Buddhism .1
2803) Vajrayana Buddhism .1
2804) Nichiren Buddhism 0
2811) Vipassana Buddhism 0
2830) Ethnic Buddhist 0
2832) Buddhist not further specified (just a Buddhist) .3
2833) Buddhist ambiguous affiliation .1
2901) Vaishnava Hinduism .2
2902) Shaivite Hinduism .2
2903) Shaktism 0
2905) Kshatriya 0
2906) Vedanta 0
2911) ISKCON/Hare Krishna 0
2912) Mixed Hindu Groups 0
2916) Self-realization 0
2917) Ethnic Hindu 0
2932) Hindu not further specified (just a Hindu) .3
2933) Hindu ambiguous affiliation .1
3001) New Age 0
3002) Wica (Wiccan) .1
3003) Pagan .1
3004) Asatru (Old Norse form of Paganism) 0
3006) Scientology 0
3008) Theosophy 0
3009) Pantheist 0
3010) Transcendental meditation/Meditation 0
3011) Eckankar 0
3012) Satanism 0
3034) Unitarian (Universalist) .3
3035) Humanist 0
3036) Deist 0
3037) Liberal faith 0
3040) Spiritual but not religious ('believe in God, but') .1
3041) Eclectic, 'a bit of everything,' own beliefs .1
3067) Native American religions .1
3101) Bahai 0
3103) Santeria 0
3104) Shinto 0
3105) Tao 0
3106) Rastafarian 0
3107) Sikh .1
3108) Zoroastrianism 0
3109) Jains 0
3111) Shamanism (non-Western) 0
3113) Mixed non-Christians 0
3114) Confucian 0
3115) Druze 0
3116) Sant Mat 0
3201) Atheist 2.5
3202) Agnostic 2.8
3203) Nothing in particular 14.1
9999) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity 1.2
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
161) Created variable that collapses SPDENOM into a reduced set of categories summarizing the family of denominations with which the respondent's spouse/partner identifies with (SPFAMILY)
TOTAL%
1) Baptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 10.1
2) Methodist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
3) Nondenominational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 4.2
4) Lutheran family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.7
5) Presbyterian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .8
6) Pentecostal family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 3.5
7) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 0
8) Restorationist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.4
9) Congregational family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
10) Holiness family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .7
11) Reformed family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .2
12) Adventist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .5
13) Anabaptist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .4
14) Pietist family in the evangelical Protestant tradition .1
16) Other evangelical/fundamentalist family in the evangelical protestant tradition .3
18) Protestant non-specific family in the evangelical Protestant tradition 1.5
34) Baptist family in the mainline Protestant tratition 1.9
35) Methodist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 4.7
36) Nondenominational family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1
37) Lutheran family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.3
38) Presbyterian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.5
39) Anglican/Episcopalian family in the mainline Protestant tradition 1.2
40) Restorationist family in the mainline Protestant tradition .2
41) Congregational family in the mainline Protestant tradition .5
42) Reformed family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
43) Anabaptist family in the mainline Protestant tradition 0
44) Friends family in the mainline Protestant tradition .1
45) Protestant other/non-specific family in the mainline Protestant tradition 2.4
67) Baptist family in the historically black Protestant tradition 2.5
68) Methodist family in the historically black Protestant tradition .4
69) Pentecostal family in the historically black Protestant tradition .7
70) Holiness family in the historically black Protestant tradition .1
71) Nondenominational Protestant family in the historically black Protestant tradition .2
72) Protestant non-specific family in the historically black Protestant tradition .5
101) Catholic 24.6
102) Mormon 2
103) Orthodox Christian .5
104) Jehovah's Witnesses family .8
105) Metaphysical family .1
106) Other 'other Christian' family .1
201) Jewish 1.9
202) Muslim .8
203) Buddhist .6
204) Hindu .8
205) Other world religions .2
206) Unitarians and other liberal faiths in 'other faiths' tradition .6
207) New Age in 'other faiths' tradition .2
208) Native American religions .1
301) Atheist family 2.5
302) Agnostic family 2.8
303) Nothing in particular family 14.1
999) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity 1.2
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
162) Created variable that combines categories from SPFAMILY into a reduced set of categories summarizing the religious tradition with which the respondent's spouse/partner identifies (SPRELTRA)
TOTAL%
1100) Evangelical Protestant tradition 25.7
1200) Mainline Protestant tradition 16
1300) Historically Black Protestant tradition 4.4
10000) Catholic 24.6
20000) Mormon 2
30000) Orthodox Christian .5
40001) Jehovah's Witnesses .8
40002) Other Christian .3
50000) Jewish 1.9
60000) Muslim .8
70000) Buddhist .6
80000) Hindu .8
90001) Other world religions .2
90002) Other faiths .9
100000) Unaffiliated (religious 'nones') 19.4
900000) Don't know/Refused - no information on religious identity 1.2
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
163) Created variable that serves as an alternative to SPFAMILY as a way of collapsing SPDENOM into reduced set of Protestant categories (e.g., Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, etc.) summarizing religion of respondent's spouse/partner (SPPRTFAM)
TOTAL%
0) Not Protestant 53.9
1) Baptist 14.4
2) Methodist 5.2
3) Nondenominational Protestant 5.5
4) Lutheran 4
5) Presbyterian 2.3
6) Pentecostal 4.2
7) Episcopalian 1.3
8) Restorationist 1.7
9) Congregational .6
10) Holiness .8
11) Reformed .3
12) Adventist .5
13) Anabaptist .4
14) Pietist .1
15) Friends .1
16) Other evangelical/fundamentalist .3
18) Protestant non-specific 4.4
Missing15116 
TOTAL19955100.0
164) [ASK ALL:] Are you the parent/guardian of any children under 18 now living in your household? [IF YES, ASK: And may I ask how many? [RECORD NUMBER]) (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
0) No, not the parent/guardian of any children under 18 now living in household 70.9
1) Parent of one child in household 11.8
2) Parent of two children in household 10.2
3) Parent of three children in household 4.4
4) Parent of four or more children in household 2.4
99) Don't know/Refused .4
TOTAL35071100.0
165) [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF ONE CHILD (CHILDRENREC=1):] How old is this child? (CHAGE1RE)
TOTAL%
1) Under five years old 29.2
2) Age five-nine 19.2
3) Age 10-14 24.5
4) Age 10-17 25.7
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.3
Missing31634 
TOTAL3437100.0
166) [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF MORE THAN ONE CHILD (CHILDRENREC=2, 4):] How old is the oldest of these children? (CHAGEOLD)
TOTAL%
1) Under five years old 9.7
2) Age five-nine 24.8
3) Age 10-14 34.3
4) Age 15-17 29.8
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.4
Missing30142 
TOTAL4929100.0
167) [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS THE PARENT/GUARDIAN OF MORE THAN ONE CHILD (CHILDRENREC=2-4):] How old is the youngest of these children? (CHAGEYNG)
TOTAL%
1) Under five years old 43.3
2) Age five-nine 31.2
3) Age 10-14 21.6
4) Age 15-17 2.6
99) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.4
Missing30142 
TOTAL4929100.0
168) Q.K10a. [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS (CHILDRENREC=1-4):] As I read a list, please tell me if you do any of the following things with [your child/your children]. First, do you pray or read the Scripture with [your child/any of your children]? (QK10A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 63.3
2) No 36.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .3
Missing26705 
TOTAL8366100.0
169) Q.K10b. [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS (CHILDRENREC=1-4):] As I read a list, please tell me if you do any of the following things with [your child/your children].) Next, do you send [your child/any of your children] to Sunday school or another religious education program? (QK10B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 55.3
2) No 44.2
9) Don't know/refused (VOL) .6
Missing26705 
TOTAL8366100.0
170) Q.K10c. [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS (CHILDRENREC=1-4):] As I read a list, please tell me if you do any of the following things with [your child/your children].) Next, do you home school or send[your child/any of your children] to a religious school instead of a public school? (QK10C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 14.7
2) No 84.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .7
Missing26705 
TOTAL8366100.0
171) Q.K10d. [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS PARENT/GUARDIAN OF CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS (CHILDRENREC=1-4):] As I read a list, please tell me if you do any of the following things with [your child/your children].) Next, do you and [your child/any of your children] do volunteer work together? (QK10D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 45.7
2) No 54
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .3
Missing26705 
TOTAL8366100.0
172) Q.M5a. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. First, churches and other religious organizations focus too much on rules. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5A)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 51.2
2) Disagree 43.6
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 5.1
TOTAL35071100.0
173) Q.M5b. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. Next, churches and other religious organizations are too concerned with money and power. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5B)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 52
2) Disagree 43.1
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4.9
TOTAL35071100.0
174) Q.M5d. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. Next, churches and other religious organizations are too involved with politics. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5D)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 47.8
2) Disagree 47.2
9) (VOL) Don't know/Refused 5
TOTAL35071100.0
175) Q.M5e. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. Next, churches and other religious organizations protect and strengthen morality in society. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5E)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 75.2
2) Disagree 21.2
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3.6
TOTAL35071100.0
176) Q.M5f. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. Next, churches and other religious organizations bring people together and strengthen community bonds. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5F)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 88.9
2) Disagree 9.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.9
TOTAL35071100.0
177) Q.M5g. [ASK ALL:] As I read a short list of statements about churches and other religious organizations, please tell me if you agree or disagree with each one. Next, churches and other religious organizations play an important role in helping the poor and needy. Do you agree or disagree? (QM5G)
TOTAL%
1) Agree 86.9
2) Disagree 10.9
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 2.2
TOTAL35071100.0
178) [ASK ALL:] What is your age? (Recoded into ranges) (AGEREC)
TOTAL%
1) Age 24 or younger 13.6
2) Age 25-29 8.1
3) 30-34 7.7
4) 35-39 7.6
5) 40-44 8.6
6) 45-49 9.6
7) 50-54 9.3
8) 55-59 8.5
9) 60-64 8
10) 65-69 5.7
11) 70-74 4.6
12) 75-79 2.9
13) 80-84 2.3
14) 85-89 1.2
15) Age 90 or older .6
99) Don't know/Refused 1.6
TOTAL35071100.0
179) Respondent's generation cohort (COHORT5)
TOTAL%
1) Greatest generation (born before 1928) 1.2
2) Silent generation (born 1928-1945) 11.3
3) Baby Boomer (born 1946-1964) 30.7
4) Generation X (born 1965-1980) 27.3
5) Millennials (born 1981-1996) 28
99) Don't know/Refused 1.6
TOTAL35071100.0
180) EDUC. [ASK ALL:] What is the highest level of school you have completed or the highest degree you have received? [DO NOT READ] [INTERVIEWER NOTE: Enter code 3-HS grad if respondent completed training that did NOT count toward a degree] [MAKE FULL NOTE AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWERS: Enter code 3-HS graduate if respondent completed vocation, business, technical, or training courses after high school that did NOT count toward an associate degree from college, community college or university (e.g., training for a certificate or an apprenticeship)] (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Less than high school (grades one-eight or no formal schooling) 3.9
2) High school incomplete (grades nine-11 or grade 12 with NO diploma) 6
3) High school graduate (grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate) 30.9
4) Some college, no degree (includes some community college) 19.9
5) Two year associate degree from a college or university 11.6
6) Four year college or university degree/Bachelor's degree (e.g., BS, BA, AB) 15.3
7) Some postgraduate or professional schooling, no postgraduate degree (e.g. some graduate school) 1.4
8) Postgraduate or professional degree, including master's, doctorate, medical or law degree (e.g., MA, MS, PhD, MD, JD, graduate school) 10.7
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .3
TOTAL35071100.0
181) RESPONDENT_BIRTHREGION [ASK ALL:] In what country were you born? (Responses recoded into geographic regions) (RBRTHREG)
TOTAL%
1) U.S. 85
2) Americas (excluding U.S.) 8.9
3) Asia/Pacific 2.7
4) Europe 2
5) Middle East/North Africa .3
6) Sub-Saharan Africa .6
10) Other/undetermined-outside U.S. 0
99) Don't know/Refused .4
TOTAL35071100.0
182) Are you currently a citizen of the United States, or not? (QP3REC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes (includes all respondents born in the U.S. Puerto Rico) 93.3
2) No 6.5
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .2
TOTAL35071100.0
183) [ASK IF BORN OUTIDE THE U.S. (RESPONDENT_BIRTHREGION=2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10):] In what year did you come to live in the U.S.? (Recoded into ranges) (QP4REC)
TOTAL%
1) Before 1960 4.1
2) 1960-1969 5.9
3) 1970-1979 10.3
4) 1980-1989 14.8
5) 1990-1999 22.9
6) 2000-2009 25.9
7) 2010 or later 10.8
9999) Don't know/Refused 5.4
Missing31103 
TOTAL3968100.0
184) FATHER_BIRTHREGION [ASK IF BORN IN U.S. (RESPONDENT_BIRTHREGION=1):] In what country was your father born? (Responses recoded into geographic regions) (BRTHREG)
TOTAL%
1) U.S. 90.1
2) Americas (excluding U.S.) 4.3
3) Asia/Pacific 1.1
4) Europe 2.9
5) Middle East/North Africa .2
6) Sub-Saharan Africa .2
10) Other/undetermined-outside U.S. .1
11) Undesignated 0
99) Don't know/Refused 1.1
Missing4149 
TOTAL30922100.0
185) MOTHER_BIRTHREGION [ASK IF BORN IN U.S. (RESPONDENT_BIRTHREGION=1):] In what country was your mother born? (Responses recoded into geographic regions) (MBRTHREG)
TOTAL%
1) U.S. 91.2
2) Americas (excluding U.S.) 3.9
3) Asia/Pacific 1.3
4) Europe 2.8
5) Middle East/North Africa .2
6) Sub-Saharan Africa .1
10) Other/undetermined-outside U.S. 0
11) Undesignated 0
99) Don't know/Refused .4
Missing4149 
TOTAL30922100.0
186) INCOME. [ASK ALL:] Last year, that is in 2013, what was your total family income from all sources, before taxes? Just stop me when I get to the right category. [READ IN ORDER] (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,000 8.7
2) 10 to under $20,000 10.8
3) 20 to under $30,000 10.6
4) 30 to under $40,000 9.5
5) 40 to under $50,000 8.3
6) 50 to under $75,000 12.7
7) 75 to under $100,000 10.4
8) 100 to under $150,000 9.2
9) $150,000 or more 7.1
99) [VOL - DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 12.7
TOTAL35071100.0
187) INCOME2. [ASK IF INCOMEM EXCEEDS $150,000 (INCOME=9):] And was that [READ LIST]? (INCOME2)
TOTAL%
1) 150 to under $200,000 44.2
2) 200 to under $250,000 21.8
3) 250 to under $300,000 [OR] 9.8
4) $300,000 or more 19.3
99) (VOL - DO NOT READ) Don't know/Refused 5
Missing31906 
TOTAL3165100.0
188) REG. [ASK IF RESPONDENT IS A U.S. CITIZEN (Q.P3REC=1):] Which of these statements best describes you? [READ IN ORDER][INSTRUCTION: BE SURE TO CLARIFY WHETHER RESPONDENT IS ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN THEY ARE REGISTERED OR ONLY PROBABLY REGISTERED; IF RESPONDENT VOLUNTEERS THAT THEY ARE IN NORTH DAKOTA AND DON'T HAVE TO REGISTER, PUNCH 1] (REG)
TOTAL%
1) Are you ABSOLUTELY CERTAIN that you are registered to vote at your current address [OR] 74
2) Are you PROBABLY registered, but there is a chance your registration has lapsed [OR] 5.8
3) Are NOT registered to vote at your current address 19.1
9) [VOL - DO NOT READ] Don't know/Refused 1.1
Missing1650 
TOTAL33421100.0
189) PARTY. [ASK ALL:] In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat, or Independent? (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 23
2) Democrat 29.5
3) Independent 37.8
4) No preference (VOL) 5.7
5) Other party (VOL) .8
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 3.1
TOTAL35071100.0
190) PARTYLN. [ASK IF INDEPENDENT/NO PREFERENCE/OTHER PARTY/DON'T KNOW/REFUSED (PARTY=3, 4, 5, 9):] As of today do you lean more to the Republican Party or more to the Democratic Party? (PARTYLN)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 30
2) Democrat 31.3
9) Other/Don't know/Refused (VOL) 38.7
Missing19287 
TOTAL15784100.0
191) IDEO. [ASK ALL:] In general, would you describe your political views as...[READ] (IDEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative 7.9
2) Conservative 28.1
3) Moderate 33.2
4) Liberal, OR 16.9
5) Very liberal? 7.3
9) [VOL - DO NO READ] Don't know/Refused 6.6
TOTAL35071100.0
192) [ASK ALL:] How many people, including yourself, live in your household? [INTERVIEWER NOTE: HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS INCLUDE PEOPLE WHO THINK OF THIS HOUSEHOLD AS THEIR PRIMARY PLACE OF RESIDENCE, INCLUDING THOSE WHO ARE TEMPORARILY AWAY ON BUSINESS, VACATION, IN A HOSPITAL, OR AWAY AT SCHOOL. THIS INCLUDES INFANTS, CHILDREN, AND ADULTS.] (HH1REC)
TOTAL%
1) One 15.1
2) Two 31.7
3) Three 19.2
4) Four 16.8
5) Five or more 16
9) Don't know/Refused 1.3
TOTAL35071100.0
193) HH3REC. [ASK IF MORE THAN ONE PERSON IN HOUSEHOLD (HH1REC GREATER THAN 1):] How many, including yourself, are adults, age 18 and older? (HHR3REC)
TOTAL%
1) One 5
2) Two 58.6
3) Three 21.4
4) Four 9.6
5) Five or more 4.1
9) Don't know/Refused 1.2
Missing7163 
TOTAL27908100.0
194) Q.PL1. [ASK ALL LANDLINE SAMPLE:] Now thinking about your telephone use...Do you have a working cell phone? (QPL1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, have cell phone 71.2
2) No, do not 28.3
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .6
Missing21160 
TOTAL13911100.0
195) Q.PL1a. [ASK IF NO CELL PHONE AND MULTI-PERSON HOUSEHOLD (Q.PL1=2, 9 AND HH1REC GREATER THAN 1):] Does anyone in your household have a working cell phone? (QPL1A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, someone in household has cell phone 50.1
2) No 46
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) 4
Missing33514 
TOTAL1557100.0
196) Q.PC1. [ASK ALL CELL PHONE SAMPLE:] Now thinking about your telephone use...is there at least one telephone INSIDE you home that is currently working and is not a cell phone? (QPC1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes home telephone 35.2
2) No home telephone 64.4
9) Don't know/Refused (VOL) .4
Missing13911 
TOTAL21160100.0
197) [ASK ALL:] How many children have you ever had? Please count all your biological children who were born alive at any time in your life. [INTERVIEWER NOTE: IF RESPONDENT ASKS WHETHER ADOPTED CHILDREN OR STEPCHILDREN SHOULD BE INCLUDED, SAY: No, we're asking you only to count all your biological children who were born alive at any time in your life; IF RESPONDENT IS UNCOMFORTABLE WITH THIS QUESTION, SAY: We understand that this is a sensitive question. We ask it in this way for a very specific research purpose - so that we can estimate the total fertility rate of the population. [IF RESPONDENT IS UNCOMFORTABLE SPECIFICALLY BECAUSE THE QUESTION DOES NOT INCLUDE ADOPTED CHILDREN, SAY: It's not that we're not interested in adoption. It's just that this question is asked for the very specific purpose of trying to estimate the total fertility rate of the population.] (FERTREC)
TOTAL%
0) None 31.5
1) One 14.2
2) Two 24
3) Three 15.4
4) Four 7.4
5) Five or more 6.3
99) Don't know/Refused 1.2
TOTAL35071100.0
198) [ASK ALL:] Are you male or female? (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male 48.5
2) Female 51.5
TOTAL35071100.0
199) Q.P99. [ASK ALL:] Do you personally know anyone who is gay or lesbian or not? (QP99)
TOTAL%
1) Yes 81
2) No 17.8
9) Don't know/refused (VOL) 1.3
TOTAL35071100.0
200) [ASK ALL:] Are you male or female? (for use with online analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male 48.5
2) Female 51.5
TOTAL35071100.0
201) PARTY. [ASK ALL:] In politics TODAY, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat, or Independent? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Republican 23.7
2) Democrat 30.5
3) Independent 39.1
4) No preference (VOL) 5.9
5) Other party (VOL) .9
Missing959 
TOTAL34112100.0
202) INCOME. [ASK ALL:] Last year, that is in 2013, what was your total family income from all sources, before taxes? Just stop me when I get to the right category. [READ IN ORDER] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $20,000 22.4
2) 20 to under $40,000 23
3) 50 to under $75,000 24
4) 75 to under $100,000 11.9
5) $100,000 or more 18.6
Missing4581 
TOTAL30490100.0
203) EDUC. [ASK ALL:] What is the highest level of school you have completed or the highest degree you have received? [DO NOT READ] [INTERVIEWER NOTE: Enter code 3-HS grad if respondent completed training that did NOT count toward a degree] [MAKE FULL NOTE AVAILABLE FOR INTERVIEWERS: Enter code 3-HS graduate if respondent completed vocation, business, technical, or training courses after high school that did NOT count toward an associate degree from college, community college or university (e.g., training for a certificate or an apprenticeship)] (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) High school incomplete or less than high school (no diploma) 9.9
2) High school graduate (grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate) 31
3) Some college, no degree (includes some community college) or two-year associate degree from a college or university 31.6
4) Four-year college or university degree/Bachelor's degree (e.g., BS, BA, AB) 15.4
5) Some postgraduate or professional school or postgraduate or professional degree, including master's, doctorate, medical or law degree (e.g., MA, MS, PhD, MD, JD, graduate school) 12.1
Missing203 
TOTAL34868100.0
204) [ASK ALL:] What is your age? (Recoded into ranges) (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Age 29 or younger 22.1
2) 30-39 15.5
3) 40-49 18.5
4) 50-59 18
5) Age 60 or older 25.8
Missing726 
TOTAL34345100.0