Religion and Public Life Survey, 2003

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Respondent ID (RESP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20021349.484793
2) Time zone (TIMEZONE)
TOTAL%
1) Eastern94447.2
2) Central65132.5
3) Mountain834.1
4) Pacific32416.2
TOTAL2002100.0
3) Original start date (ODATE)
TOTAL%
1) July 1, 20031517.5
2) July 2, 20031316.5
3) July 3, 20031286.4
7) July 7, 20031105.5
8) July 8, 2003482.4
24) June 24, 20031276.3
25) June 25, 200332416.2
26) June 26, 200325712.8
27) June 27, 20031778.8
28) June 28, 20031718.5
29) June 29, 20031859.2
30) June 30, 20031939.6
TOTAL2002100.0
4) Original time start relative to interviewer (OTIME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002201103.11626253
5) Original time start relative to respondent (OTIMER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002192167.05226162
6) Original number of attempts (OATTMPT)
TOTAL%
1) 59829.9
2) 40120.0
3) 25812.9
4) 20810.4
5) 1608.0
6) 1427.1
7) 924.6
8) 582.9
9) 341.7
10) 432.1
11) 80.4
TOTAL2002100.0
7) Original interviewer day of week (ODOW)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday1859.2
2) Monday30315.1
3) Tuesday32616.3
4) Wednesday45522.7
5) Thursday38519.2
6) Friday1778.8
7) Saturday1718.5
TOTAL2002100.0
8) Current start date (CDATE)
TOTAL%
1) July 1, 20031477.3
2) July 2, 20031527.6
3) July 3, 20031437.1
7) July 7, 20031276.3
8) July 8, 2003673.3
24) June 24, 20031095.4
25) June 25, 200329514.7
26) June 26, 200325112.5
27) June 27, 20031798.9
28) June 28, 20031678.3
29) June 29, 20031819.0
30) June 30, 20031849.2
TOTAL2002100.0
9) Current time start relative to interviewer (CTIME)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002201027.47726614
10) Current time start relative to respondent (CTIMER)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002192091.41326619
11) Current number of attempts (CATTMPT)
TOTAL%
1) 53426.7
2) 39119.5
3) 25712.8
4) 22011.0
5) 1658.2
6) 1618.0
7) 1045.2
8) 713.5
9) 371.8
10) 542.7
11) 80.4
TOTAL2002100.0
12) Current interviewer day of the week (CDOW)
TOTAL%
1) Sunday1819.0
2) Monday31115.5
3) Tuesday32316.1
4) Wednesday44722.3
5) Thursday39419.7
6) Friday1798.9
7) Saturday1678.3
TOTAL2002100.0
13) Current shift date (CSHIFT)
TOTAL%
30624) 1095.4
30625) 30415.2
30626) 24212.1
30627) 1798.9
30628) 1678.3
30629) 1819.0
30630) 1849.2
30701) 1527.6
30702) 1547.7
30703) 1366.8
30707) 1306.5
30708) 643.2
TOTAL2002100.0
14) Sample key (KEY)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL2002107459.7974327
15) Time zone (TIMEZON2)
TOTAL%
1) Central65132.5
2) Eastern94447.2
3) Mountain834.1
4) Pacific32416.2
TOTAL2002100.0
16) FIPS code for geographical area (FIPS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL200228517.44215682
17) Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20023468.4662973
18) Census Division (CENDIV)
TOTAL%
1) New England1055.2
2) Mid-Atlantic28014.0
3) East North Central33516.7
4) West North Central1738.6
5) South Atlantic37718.8
6) East South Central1175.8
7) West South Central21810.9
8) Mountain1216.0
9) Pacific27613.8
TOTAL2002100.0
19) Replicate (REP)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL200296.41756
20) Phone type (PHTYPE)
TOTAL%
0) Unlisted56328.1
1) Listed78039.0
3) Protected65932.9
TOTAL2002100.0
21) Urban, suburban, rural area (USR)
TOTAL%
1) Urban56328.1
2) Suburban96048.0
3) Rural47923.9
TOTAL2002100.0
22) MSA/Non-MSA (Metropolitan Statistical Area) Codes (MSA_NON)
TOTAL%
0) Non-MSA48024.0
1) MSA152276.0
TOTAL2002100.0
23) Region (MARKET)
TOTAL%
1) Northeast38519.2
2) Midwest50825.4
3) South71235.6
4) West39719.8
TOTAL2002100.0
24) Respondent's sex (SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male95647.8
2) Female104652.2
TOTAL2002100.0
25) Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as President? (BUSHAPRV)
TOTAL%
1) Approve115957.9
2) Disapprove66033.0
9) Don't know/Refused1839.1
TOTAL2002100.0
26) Form Split (DQFORM)
TOTAL%
1) Form 1100150.0
2) Form 2100150.0
TOTAL2002100.0
27) I'd like to get your views on some issues that are being discussed in this country today. All in all, do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose the death penalty for persons convicted of murder? (ISSUES1)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor28328.2
2) Favor36836.7
3) Oppose19119.0
4) Strongly oppose979.7
9) Don't know/Refused646.4
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
28) I'd like to get your views on some issues that are being discussed in this country today. All in all, do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose the death penalty for persons convicted of murder when they were under the age of 18? (ISSUES2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor10510.5
2) Favor24024.0
3) Oppose38838.8
4) Strongly oppose19619.6
9) Don't know/Refused727.2
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
29) I'd like to get your views on some issues that are being discussed in this country today. All in all, do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose making it legal for doctors to give terminally ill patients the means to end their lives? (ISSUES3)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor18518.4
2) Favor36536.4
3) Oppose22322.2
4) Strongly oppose15815.8
9) Don't know/Refused727.2
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
30) I'd like to get your views on some issues that are being discussed in this country today. All in all, do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose making it legal for doctors to assist terminally ill patients in committing suicide? (ISSUES4)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor15415.4
2) Favor30130.1
3) Oppose23923.9
4) Strongly oppose22522.5
9) Don't know/Refused828.2
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
31) I'd like to get your views on some issues that are being discussed in this country today. All in all, do you strongly favor, favor, oppose, or strongly oppose allowing gays and lesbians to marry legally? (ISSUES5)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly favor10810.8
2) Favor28228.1
3) Oppose22322.2
4) Strongly oppose29729.6
9) Don't know/Refused939.3
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
32) Looking ahead, would you like to see George W. Bush re-elected president in 2004 or would you prefer that a Democratic candidate win the election? (ELECTION)
TOTAL%
1) Bush re-elected91345.6
2) Prefer Democrat73036.5
3) Other1487.4
9) Don't know/Refused21110.5
TOTAL2002100.0
33) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] At the present time, do you think religion as a whole is increasing its influence on American life or losing its influence? (RELUSA)
TOTAL%
1) Increasing31231.1
2) Losing55154.9
3) Staying the same525.2
9) No opinion888.8
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
34) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] At the present time, do you think religion as a whole is increasing its influence in THE WORLD or losing its influence? (RELWORLD)
TOTAL%
1) Increasing37437.4
2) Losing49449.4
3) Staying the same474.7
9) No opinion868.6
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
35) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Catholics very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR1)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable41920.9
2) Mostly favorable100650.2
3) Mostly unfavorable22311.1
4) Very unfavorable1125.6
5) Never heard of20.1
9) Can't rate24012.0
TOTAL2002100.0
36) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Jews very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR2)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable41520.7
2) Mostly favorable108754.3
3) Mostly unfavorable1135.6
4) Very unfavorable532.6
5) Never heard of110.5
9) Can't rate32316.1
TOTAL2002100.0
37) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Evangelical Christians very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR3)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable34717.3
2) Mostly favorable84942.4
3) Mostly unfavorable25412.7
4) Very unfavorable1085.4
5) Never heard of603.0
9) Can't rate38419.2
TOTAL2002100.0
38) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Protestants very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR4)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable43121.5
2) Mostly favorable105552.7
3) Mostly unfavorable1266.3
4) Very unfavorable482.4
5) Never heard of241.2
9) Can't rate31815.9
TOTAL2002100.0
39) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Muslim Americans very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR5)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable969.6
2) Mostly favorable44744.6
3) Mostly unfavorable14014.0
4) Very unfavorable868.6
5) Never heard of111.1
9) Can't rate22322.2
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
40) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Muslims very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR6)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable878.7
2) Mostly favorable39539.5
3) Mostly unfavorable20020.0
4) Very unfavorable11211.2
5) Never heard of50.5
9) Can't rate20220.2
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
41) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of Atheists, that is, people who don't believe in God, very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR7)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable797.9
2) Mostly favorable29529.4
3) Mostly unfavorable19619.5
4) Very unfavorable29429.3
5) Never heard of20.2
9) Can't rate13713.7
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
42) Now thinking about some specific religious groups... Is your overall opinion of people who are not religious very favorable, mostly favorable, mostly unfavorable, or very unfavorable? (OPRELGR8)
TOTAL%
1) Very favorable909.0
2) Mostly favorable43643.6
3) Mostly unfavorable18518.5
4) Very unfavorable12112.1
5) Never heard of20.2
9) Can't rate16716.7
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
43) In your opinion, should churches and other houses of worship keep out of political matters — or should they express their views on day-to-day social and political questions? (CHRCHPOL)
TOTAL%
1) Should keep out87743.8
2) Should express views104252.0
9) No opinion834.1
TOTAL2002100.0
44) If clergy DO speak out on issues, should they reflect the views of the members of their congregation, or should they express their own views, even if most members disagree? (HOWCLSPK)
TOTAL%
1) Reflect views of members73236.6
2) Express their own views103251.5
3) Should not give views844.2
9) No opinion1547.7
TOTAL2002100.0
45) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] Do you think there has been too much, too little or the right amount of expressions of religious faith and prayer by political leaders? (EXPRSREL)
TOTAL%
1) Too much23123.0
2) Too little39839.7
3) Right amount29829.7
9) Don't know/Refused767.6
Missing999 
TOTAL1003100.0
46) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Do you think George W. Bush mentions his religious faith and prayer too much, too little, or about the right amount? (BUSHREL1)
TOTAL%
1) Too much15415.4
2) Too little949.4
3) Right amount63263.1
9) Don't know/Refused12112.1
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
47) How much do you think George W. Bush relies on his own religious beliefs in making policy decisions – a great deal, a fair amount, or not very much? (BUSHREL2)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal42521.2
2) A fair amount79939.9
3) Not very much59229.6
9) Don't know/Refused1869.3
TOTAL2002100.0
48) In making policy decisions, do you think he relies on his religious beliefs too much, too little or about the right amount? (BUSHREL3)
TOTAL%
1) Too much23011.5
2) Too little39119.5
3) About the right amount116858.3
9) Don't know/Refused21310.6
TOTAL2002100.0
49) In the dispute between Israel and the Palestinians, which side do you sympathize with more, Israel or the Palestinians? (ISRLPLST)
TOTAL%
1) Israel81940.9
2) The Palestinians26613.3
3) Both1618.0
4) Neither36418.2
9) Don't know/Refused39219.6
TOTAL2002100.0
50) [ASK ONLY IF ISRLPLST= 1 "ISRAEL" OR 2 "THE PALESTINIANS" OR 3 "BOTH" OR 4 "NEITHER"] Which one of the following has had the biggest influence on your thinking on this issue (The dispute between Israel and the Palestinians)... (INFLNCE)
TOTAL%
1) A personal experience1358.4
2) The views of your friends and family674.2
3) What you have seen or read in the media52432.5
4) Your religious beliefs29318.2
5) Your education38123.7
6) Something else1569.7
9) Don't know/Refused543.4
Missing392 
TOTAL1610100.0
51) Some people believe God gave the land that is now Israel to the Jewish people. Other people do not believe this is literally true. Which comes closer to your own view? (IRSLLAND)
TOTAL%
1) Believe Israel given to the Jewish people by God83441.7
2) Don't believe this is literally true76638.3
9) Don't know/Refused40220.1
TOTAL2002100.0
52) Some people say that the state of Israel is a fulfillment of the biblical prophesy about the second coming of Jesus. Do you believe that this is true, or not? (ISRLPRPH)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, true67433.7
2) No, not true96848.4
9) Don't know/Refused36018.0
TOTAL2002100.0
53) What is your religious preference – do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, Atheist, Agnostic, something else, or don't you have a religious preference? [include the following responses as Christian: Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox religions, Protestant religions such as Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovah's Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.] (RELPREF)
TOTAL%
1) Christian160680.2
2) Jewish402.0
3) Muslim (include Islam/Islamic)60.3
4) Other non-Christian793.9
5) Atheist422.1
6) Agnostic743.7
7) Something else (Specify)100.5
8) No preference1236.1
9) Don't know/Refused221.1
TOTAL2002100.0
54) What is your religious preference – do you consider yourself Christian, Jewish, Muslim, other non-Christian such as Buddhist or Hindu, Atheist, Agnostic, something else, or don't you have a religious preference? (RELPREF2)
TOTAL%
1) Something else197198.7
2) Seventh Day Adventist10.1
3) Apihicanian10.1
4) Bahai10.1
5) Baptist10.1
7) Believe in God20.1
8) Catholic10.1
9) Christian Scientist20.1
10) Church of Latter Day Saints10.1
11) Deist10.1
12) Geltic, Reconstructionist, Pagan10.1
13) Own feelings10.1
14) Hindu30.2
15) Jehovah's Witness20.1
17) Moorish10.1
18) Native American10.1
19) Non-Denominational10.1
20) Protestant10.1
22) Unitarian10.1
23) Wiccan10.1
24) Well versed in religion10.1
Missing6 
TOTAL1996100.0
55) [ASK ONLY IF RELPREF= 1 CHRISTIAN] Are you Protestant, Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox – such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, or something else? (TYPECHRS)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant (include Baptist, Episcopal, Jehovah's Witness, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Episcopalian, Pentecostal, Church of Christ, etc.)103164.2
2) Catholic (include Roman Catholic)45328.2
3) Mormon (include Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints)251.6
4) Orthodox (include Greek or Russian Orthodox, etc.)80.5
5) Something else (Specify)231.4
9) Don't know/Refused664.1
Missing396 
TOTAL1606100.0
56) [ASK ONLY IF RELPREF= 1 CHRISTIAN] Are you Protestant, Catholic, Mormon, Orthodox – such as Greek or Russian Orthodox, or something else? (TPECHRS2)
TOTAL%
1) Something else186794.2
2) Evangelical Christian10.1
3) Not sure10.1
4) First Christian10.1
5) Seventh Day Adventist50.3
6) All over10.1
7) American Baptist10.1
8) Anglican10.1
9) Apostalic/Pentecostal10.1
10) Baptist110.6
11) Biblical Christian10.1
12) Born again10.1
13) Catholic10.1
15) Charismatic10.1
16) Christian191.0
17) Christian cowboy10.1
18) Christian mystic10.1
19) Christian Non-Denominational10.1
20) Christian Scientist10.1
21) Evangelical10.1
22) Field10.1
23) General10.1
24) Holiness20.1
25) Consider self to be a son of God10.1
26) Believe in God30.2
27) Believe in Jesus10.1
28) Independent Christian20.1
29) Jehovah witness20.1
30) Lutheran80.4
32) Methodist80.4
33) Missionary Baptist10.1
34) Nazarene10.1
35) New Pentecostal10.1
36) No Idea10.1
37) Non-Denominational221.1
39) Non-classified10.1
40) None40.2
41) Own views20.1
42) Unorthodox10.1
43) Victory in Christ10.1
Missing20 
TOTAL1982100.0
57) [ASK ONLY IF RELPREF= 1 "CHRISTIAN" OR 7 "SOMETHING ELSE"] Would you describe yourself as a "born again" or evangelical Christian, or not? (BORNAGN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, would71043.6
2) No, would not85252.3
9) Don't know/Refused664.1
Missing374 
TOTAL1628100.0
58) [ASK ONLY IF TYPECHRS= 2 "CATHOLIC"] Please tell me which if any of the following descriptions apply to you: traditional Catholic, or progressive Catholic? (CATHOLIC)
TOTAL%
1) Traditional Catholic24654.5
2) Progressive Catholic16837.3
3) Neither194.2
9) Don't know/Refused184.0
Missing1551 
TOTAL451100.0
59) 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 week30715.3
2) Once a week55527.7
3) Once or twice a month29814.9
4) A few times a year36118.0
5) Seldom28414.2
6) Never1839.1
9) Don't know/Refused140.7
TOTAL2002100.0
60) How important would you say religion is in your own life – very important, fairly important, or not very important? (RELDAILY)
TOTAL%
1) Very important120059.9
2) Fairly important49124.5
3) Not very important29414.7
9) Don't know/Refused170.8
TOTAL2002100.0
61) In recent years do you attend religious services more often, less often, or has there been no change? (OFTATTND)
TOTAL%
1) More often46623.3
2) Less often37218.6
3) No change114857.3
9) Don't know/Refused160.8
TOTAL2002100.0
62) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM= 1 "FORM 1"] Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? (BIBLE1)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word29929.8
2) The Bible is the word of God, but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word44344.2
3) The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God19819.8
4) Other191.9
9) Don't know/Refused434.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
63) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM= 2 "FORM 2"] Which of these statements comes closest to describing your feelings about the Bible? (BIBLE2)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God15215.2
2) The Bible is the word of God, but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word47147.1
3) The Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word32932.9
4) Other222.2
9) Don't know/Refused272.7
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
64) How much would you say you know about the Muslim religion and its practices? (KNOWMSLM)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal934.6
2) Some60930.4
3) Not very much80440.2
4) Nothing at all48224.1
9) Don't know/Refused140.7
TOTAL2002100.0
65) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM= 1 "FORM 1" OR RELPREF= 1 "CHRISTIAN" OR 2 "JEWISH" OR 4 "OTHER NON-CHRISTIAN" OR 7 "SOMETHING ELSE"] From what you know, do you think that the Muslim religion and your own religion have a lot in common, or do you think that the Muslim religion and your religion are very different? (SMLRMSLM)
TOTAL%
1) A lot in common21024.4
2) Very different50058.2
9) Don't know/Refused14917.3
Missing1143 
TOTAL859100.0
66) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM= 2 "FORM 2"Would you say you have a generally favorable or unfavorable opinion of Islam? (OPNMUSLM)
TOTAL%
1) Favorable42442.4
2) Unfavorable32932.9
9) No opinion24824.8
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
67) Do you happen to know what name Muslims use to refer to God? (MSLMQ1)
TOTAL%
1) Allah (correct answer)98149.0
2) Something else (incorrect answer)1698.4
9) Don't know/Refused85242.6
TOTAL2002100.0
68) Do you happen to know the name of the Islamic equivalent to the Bible? (MSLMQ2)
TOTAL%
1) Koran (correct answer)95747.8
2) Something else (incorrect answer)793.9
9) Don't know/Refused96648.3
TOTAL2002100.0
69) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: "The liberty we prize is not America's gift to the world, it is God's gift to humanity." (LEADRS1A)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable66166.0
2) Uncomfortable28228.1
9) Don't know/Refused595.9
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
70) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: "I have never believed the Constitution required our schools to be religion-free zones." (LEADRS1B)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable46045.9
2) Uncomfortable48047.9
9) Don't know/Refused626.2
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
71) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: "Unique among the nations, America recognized the source of our character as being godly and eternal." (LEADRS1C)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable54654.5
2) Uncomfortable38938.8
9) Don't know/Refused676.7
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
72) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: "The Constitution promises freedom OF religion, not freedom FROM religion." (LEADRS1D)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable72472.3
2) Uncomfortable23523.5
9) Don't know/Refused434.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
73) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: President George W. Bush said "The liberty we prize is not America's gift to the world, it is God's gift to humanity." (LEADRS2A)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable73673.5
2) Uncomfortable22022.0
9) Don't know/Refused454.5
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
74) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: President Bill Clinton said "I have never believed the Constitution required our schools to be religion-free zones." (LEADRS2B)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable61761.6
2) Uncomfortable32932.9
9) Don't know/Refused555.5
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
75) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: Attorney General John Ashcroft said "Unique among the nations, America recognized the source of our character as being godly and eternal." (LEADRS2C)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable57056.9
2) Uncomfortable34234.2
9) Don't know/Refused898.9
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
76) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Here are some statements made by prominent U.S. political leaders. For each statement, please tell me whether you are comfortable or uncomfortable with a political leader making this kind of religious reference: Senator Joe Lieberman said "The Constitution promises freedom OF religion, not freedom FROM religion." (LEADRS2D)
TOTAL%
1) Comfortable72972.8
2) Uncomfortable21521.5
9) Don't know/Refused575.7
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
77) Do you believe that it is proper or improper for journalists to ask politicians how their religious beliefs affect their opinions on issues of the day? (ASKREL1V)
TOTAL%
1) Proper117258.5
2) Improper75137.5
9) Don't know/Refused793.9
TOTAL2002100.0
78) [ASK ONLY IF JRNLSTS1= 2 "IMPROPER"] Do you think it's proper or improper for journalists to do this if the politician talks about his or her religious beliefs first? (ASKREL2V)
TOTAL%
1) Proper39051.9
2) Improper32843.7
9) Don't know/Refused334.4
Missing1251 
TOTAL751100.0
79) [ASK ONLY IF FORM=1 "FORM 1"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. If your party nominated a generally well-qualified person for president who happened to be Catholic, would you vote for that person? (RELCAN1A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes88888.6
2) No767.6
9) Don't know/Refused383.8
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
80) [ASK ONLY IF FORM=1 "FORM 1"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. If your party nominated a generally well-qualified person for president who happened to be Jewish, would you vote for that person? (RELCAN1B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes84884.6
2) No10710.7
9) Don't know/Refused474.7
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
81) [ASK ONLY IF FORM=1 "FORM 1"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. If your party nominated a generally well-qualified person for president who happened to be Muslim, would you vote for that person? (RELCAN1C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes56656.5
2) No37337.2
9) Don't know/Refused636.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
82) [ASK ONLY IF FORM=1 "FORM 1"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. If your party nominated a generally well-qualified person for president who happened to be An atheist, would you vote for that person? (RELCAN1D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47147.0
2) No49649.5
9) Don't know/Refused353.5
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
83) [ASK ONLY IF FORM=1 "FORM 1"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. If your party nominated a generally well-qualified person for president who happened to be an Evangelical Christian, would you vote for that person? (RELCAN1E)
TOTAL%
1) Yes76576.3
2) No17417.4
9) Don't know/Refused636.3
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
84) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. Are there any reasons why you might not vote for a Catholic for president if he or she were nominated by the party you usually prefer? (RELCAN2A)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there are reasons NOT to vote for14814.8
2) No, no reasons79379.2
9) Don't know/Refused606.0
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
85) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. Are there any reasons why you might not vote for a Jew for president if he or she were nominated by the party you usually prefer? (RELCAN2B)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there are reasons NOT to vote for14314.3
2) No, no reasons80280.1
9) Don't know/Refused565.6
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
86) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. Are there any reasons why you might not vote for a Muslim for president if he or she were nominated by the party you usually prefer? (RELCAN2C)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there are reasons NOT to vote for31931.9
2) No, no reasons58658.5
9) Don't know/Refused969.6
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
87) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. Are there any reasons why you might not vote for an Atheist for president if he or she were nominated by the party you usually prefer? (RELCAN2D)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there are reasons NOT to vote for40640.6
2) No, no reasons53553.4
9) Don't know/Refused606.0
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
88) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] Between now and the 2004 political conventions, there will be discussion about the qualifications of presidential candidates - their education, age, religion, race, and so on. Are there any reasons why you might not vote for an Evangelical Christian for president if he or she were nominated by the party you usually prefer? (RELCAN2E)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, there are reasons NOT to vote for20620.6
2) No, no reasons69369.2
9) Don't know/Refused10210.2
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
89) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read from a list, please tell me if you would like to see more of this, less of this, or no change in the amount of this in the next few years: Religious leaders appearing on television talk shows. (OPINION1)
TOTAL%
1) More24424.4
2) Less33533.4
3) No change39439.3
9) Don't know/Refused292.9
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
90) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read from a list, please tell me if you would like to see more of this, less of this, or no change in the amount of this in the next few years: Religious leaders serving as advisers for elected officials. (OPINION2)
TOTAL%
1) More31030.9
2) Less29429.3
3) No change37237.1
9) Don't know/Refused262.6
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
91) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read from a list, please tell me if you would like to see more of this, less of this, or no change in the amount of this in the next few years: Religious leaders running for public office. (OPINION3)
TOTAL%
1) More27827.7
2) Less31030.9
3) No change38438.3
9) Don't know/Refused303.0
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
92) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read from a list, please tell me if you would like to see more of this, less of this, or no change in the amount of this in the next few years: Religious leaders forming political movements. (OPINION4)
TOTAL%
1) More19819.8
2) Less44844.7
3) No change32532.4
9) Don't know/Refused313.1
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
93) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think the Democratic Party is generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY1)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly43943.9
2) Neutral35535.5
3) Unfriendly11611.6
9) Don't know/Refused919.1
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
94) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think the Republican Party is generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY2)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly56856.7
2) Neutral24824.8
3) Unfriendly898.9
9) Don't know/Refused969.6
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
95) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think Hollywood and the makers of movies and TV entertainment shows are generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY3)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly15415.4
2) Neutral31531.5
3) Unfriendly45845.8
9) Don't know/Refused747.4
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
96) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think news reporters and the news media is generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY4)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly15415.4
2) Neutral40940.9
3) Unfriendly35135.1
9) Don't know/Refused878.7
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
97) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think university professors are generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY5)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly17417.4
2) Neutral40740.7
3) Unfriendly26626.6
9) Don't know/Refused15415.4
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
98) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think liberals are generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY6)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly26626.6
2) Neutral33233.2
3) Unfriendly27227.2
9) Don't know/Refused13113.1
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
99) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=2 "FORM 2"] I am going to name several types of groups or organizations. For each, please tell me whether you feel that group is generally friendly toward religion, neutral toward religion, or unfriendly toward religion? Do you think conservatives are generally friendly, neutral, or unfriendly toward religion? (FRNDLY7)
TOTAL%
1) Friendly55655.5
2) Neutral24124.1
3) Unfriendly858.5
9) Don't know/Refused11911.9
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
100) In the choices and decisions you make in a typical day, how often do you find yourself using your religious beliefs to help you decide what to do – frequently, occasionally, only once in a while, or hardly ever? (RELDECSN)
TOTAL%
1) Frequently88444.2
2) Occasionally45222.6
3) Only once in a while27313.6
4) Hardly ever29114.5
5) Never753.7
9) Don't know/Refused271.3
TOTAL2002100.0
101) When you vote in an election, how often do you find yourself using your religious beliefs to help you decide how to vote – frequently, occasionally, only once in a while, or hardly ever? (RELVOTE)
TOTAL%
1) Frequently43921.9
2) Occasionally33816.9
3) Only once in a while21710.8
4) Hardly ever71635.8
5) Never21410.7
8) Don't vote/Can't vote512.5
9) Don't know/Refused271.3
TOTAL2002100.0
102) Please tell me if you completely agree, mostly agree, mostly disagree, or completely disagree with this statement: The government should guarantee health insurance for all citizens, even if it means repealing most of the tax cuts passed under President Bush. (AGREEGOV)
TOTAL%
1) Completely agree74537.2
2) Mostly agree66733.3
3) Mostly disagree30715.3
4) Completely disagree20110.0
9) Don't know/Refused824.1
TOTAL2002100.0
103) Do you see this as strictly a political issue or is it also a moral issue? (MORALISS)
TOTAL%
1) Strictly a political issue65432.7
2) Also a moral issue104752.3
3) Both23211.6
4) Neither211.0
9) Don't know/Refused482.4
TOTAL2002100.0
104) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read you a pair of statements, tell me whether the FIRST statement or the SECOND statement comes closer to your own views even if neither is exactly right. A. Some religions are more likely than others to encourage violence among believers -OR- B. Religions are all about the same in this regard. (YOUVIEW1)
TOTAL%
1) Statement A53553.4
2) Statement B37537.4
3) Neither424.2
9) Don't know505.0
Missing1000 
TOTAL1002100.0
105) [ASK ONLY IF DQFORM=1 "FORM 1"] As I read you a pair of statements, tell me whether the FIRST statement or the SECOND statement comes closer to your own views even if neither is exactly right. The Islamic religion is more likely than others to encourage violence among its believers -OR- The Islamic religion does not encourage violence more than others. (YOUVIEW2)
TOTAL%
1) Statement A43643.6
2) Statement B42742.7
3) Neither222.2
9) Don't know11611.6
Missing1001 
TOTAL1001100.0
106) How much of a role does religion play in causing most wars and conflicts in the world? (RELWARS)
TOTAL%
1) A great deal88944.4
2) A fair amount71835.9
3) Only a little23211.6
4) None at all1045.2
9) Don't know/Refused592.9
TOTAL2002100.0
107) Have you heard or read anything about the effort to discourage people from buying Sport Utility Vehicles that asks the question "What would Jesus drive?" (RELSUV)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67433.7
2) No128964.4
9) Don't know/Refused391.9
TOTAL2002100.0
108) What's your opinion, do you think that Jesus WOULD or WOULD NOT drive an SUV? (JESUSSUV)
TOTAL%
1) Would57928.9
2) Would not64032.0
3) Would not drive/would walk1517.5
9) Don't know/Refused63231.6
TOTAL2002100.0
109) What is your age? (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL200247.07319
110) What is the last grade or class that you completed in school? (EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) None, or grade 1-8582.9
2) High school incomplete (Grades 9-11)1105.5
3) High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)53526.7
4) Business, Technical, or vocational school after high school482.4
5) Some college, no 4-year degree48924.4
6) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)46323.1
7) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school)28414.2
9) Don't know/Refused150.7
TOTAL2002100.0
111) Are you, yourself, of Hispanic origin or descent, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, or some other Spanish background? (HISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1969.8
2) No178389.1
9) Don't know/Refused231.1
TOTAL2002100.0
112) [ASK ONLY IF HISPANIC= 2 "NO" OR 3 "DON'T KNOW/REFUSED"] What is your race? Are you white, black, Asian, or some other? (RACE)
TOTAL%
1) White/White Hispanic159679.7
2) Black/Black Hispanic1809.0
3) Asian341.7
4) Other or mixed race1487.4
9) Don't know/Refused442.2
TOTAL2002100.0
113) Are you married, divorced, separated, widowed, or never been married? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married107753.8
2) Divorced23111.5
3) Separated502.5
4) Widowed1688.4
5) Never been married46123.0
9) Don't know/Refused150.7
TOTAL2002100.0
114) Are you the parent or guardian of any children under 18 now living in your household? (PARENT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes64332.1
2) No134767.3
9) Don't know/Refused120.6
TOTAL2002100.0
115) Last year, that is in 2003, what was your total family income from all sources, before taxes? Just stop me when I get to the right category. (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) Less than $10,0001155.7
2) $10,000 to under $20,0001969.8
3) $20,000 to under $30,00023711.8
4) $30,000 to under $40,00023211.6
5) $40,000 to under $50,0001738.6
6) $50,000 to under $75,00032116.0
7) $75,000 to under $100,00020410.2
8) $100,000 or more24112.0
9) Don't know/Refused28314.1
TOTAL2002100.0
116) These days, many people are so busy they can't find time to register to vote, or move around so often they don't get a chance to re-register... Are you NOW registered to vote in your precinct or election district, or haven't you been able to register so far? (REGIST)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, registered161180.5
2) No, not registered37118.5
9) Don't know/Refused201.0
TOTAL2002100.0
117) [ASK ONLY IF REGIST= 1 "YES"] Are you absolutely certain you are registered to vote, or is there a chance your registration has lapsed because you moved or for some other reason? (REGICERT)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely certain154696.0
2) Chance registration has lapsed553.4
9) Don't know/Refused100.6
Missing391 
TOTAL1611100.0
118) In politics today, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat or Independent? (PARTY)
TOTAL%
1) Republican62831.4
2) Democrat59829.9
3) Independent62231.1
4) No Preference814.0
5) Other160.8
9) Don't know/Refused572.8
TOTAL2002100.0
119) [ASK ONLY IF PARTY= 3 "INDEPENDENT" OR 4 "NO PREFERENCE" OR 5 "OTHER" OR 9 "DON'T KNOW/REFUSED"] As of today do you lean more to the Republican Party or more to the Democratic Party? (PARTYLN)
TOTAL%
1) Republican24231.2
2) Democrat26534.1
9) Other/Don't know/Refused26934.7
Missing1226 
TOTAL776100.0
120) In the 2000 presidential election, did things come up which kept you from voting, or did you happen to vote? If you voted, did you vote for Gore, Bush, Nader or Buchanan? (VOTE2000)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, Gore53926.9
2) Yes, Bush76038.0
3) Yes, Nader412.0
4) Yes, Buchanan100.5
5) Yes, other candidate110.5
6) Yes, don't remember which candidate170.8
7) No, didn't vote/Too young51925.9
8) Don't remember if voted190.9
9) Refused864.3
TOTAL2002100.0
121) In general, would you describe your political views as... (POLIDEOL)
TOTAL%
1) Very conservative1085.4
2) Conservative64432.2
3) Moderate77938.9
4) Liberal28414.2
5) Very liberal1025.1
9) Don't know/Refused854.2
TOTAL2002100.0
122) Do you own or rent your home? (OWNRENT)
TOTAL%
1) Own136868.3
2) Rent52426.2
3) Other arrangement763.8
9) Don't know/Refused341.7
TOTAL2002100.0
123) Are you now employed full-time, part-time or not employed? (EMPLOY)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time109154.5
2) Part-time23811.9
3) Not employed64632.3
9) Don't know/Refused271.3
TOTAL2002100.0
124) [ASK ONLY IF MARITAL=1 "MARRIED"] Is your spouse now employed full-time, part-time or not employed? (EMPLOYSP)
TOTAL%
1) Full-time65560.8
2) Part-time817.5
3) Not employed33431.0
9) Don't know/Refused70.6
Missing925 
TOTAL1077100.0
125) Are you yourself [IF RESPONDENT IS MARRIED – MARITAL=1 – ADD: or is your husband/wife] a veteran of the armed services? [IF YES, PROBE FOR WHOM] (VETERAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent27013.5
2) Yes, spouse1899.4
3) Yes, both130.6
4) Yes, respondent still active/in the reserves180.9
5) Yes, spouse still active/in the reserves10.0
7) No149274.5
9) Don't know/Refused190.9
TOTAL2002100.0
126) [INCLUDE "Your spouse" FOR MARRIED PEOPLE ONLY (MARITAL=1)] Are you (or is your spouse) a member of a labor union? (LABOR)
TOTAL%
1) Yes, respondent is1618.0
2) Yes, spouse is793.9
3) Yes, both211.0
4) No, neither are171085.4
9) Don't know/Refused311.5
TOTAL2002100.0
127) Which of the following BEST describes the place where you now live?... (CITYSIZE)
TOTAL%
1) A large city41220.6
2) A suburb near a large city47523.7
3) A small city or town69534.7
4) A rural area38319.1
9) Don't know/Refused371.8
TOTAL2002100.0
128) Do you have a friend, colleague, or family member who is gay? (MISC1)
TOTAL%
1) Yes95347.6
2) No98849.4
9) Don't know613.0
TOTAL2002100.0
129) Do you own an SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)? (MISC2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes47023.5
2) No150375.1
9) Don't know291.4
TOTAL2002100.0
130) Do you display the flag at your home, in your office, or on your car? (MISC3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes138769.3
2) No58829.4
9) Don't know271.3
TOTAL2002100.0
131) Do you happen to have any guns or revolvers in your home? (MISC4)
TOTAL%
1) Yes69634.8
2) No124662.2
9) Don't know603.0
TOTAL2002100.0
132) Do you trade stocks or bonds in the stock markets? (MISC5)
TOTAL%
1) Yes67233.6
2) No128364.1
9) Don't know472.3
TOTAL2002100.0
133) Language interview was conducted in (QLANG)
TOTAL%
1) English193496.6
2) Spanish683.4
TOTAL2002100.0
134) Interviewer's sex (IVSEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male77238.6
2) Female123061.4
TOTAL2002100.0
135) Are you, yourself, of Hispanic origin or descent, such as Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, or some other Spanish background? (IVHISP)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1899.4
2) No181390.6
TOTAL2002100.0
136) Interviewer's race (IVRACE)
TOTAL%
1) White107853.8
2) Black61130.5
3) Asian331.6
4) Other or mixed race28014.0
TOTAL2002100.0
137) WEIGHT (WEIGHT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL20021.9781
138) [Commit variable: index of ATTEND and RELDAILY (religious attendance and importance of religion)] (COMMIT)
TOTAL%
2) 29314.6
3) 47023.5
4) 1768.8
4.5) 50.2
5) 21910.9
6) 20810.4
6.5) 80.4
7) 21510.7
8) 1085.4
8.5) 10.0
9) 824.1
10) 1045.2
11) 1135.6
TOTAL2002100.0
139) I-AGE: What is your age? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) 18-2424612.3
2) 25-3432616.3
3) 35-4437618.8
4) 45-6468534.2
5) 65+36918.4
TOTAL2002100.0
140) I-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? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) More than once a week30715.4
2) Once a week55527.9
3) Once or twice a month29815.0
4) A few times a year36118.2
5) Seldom28414.3
6) Never1839.2
Missing14 
TOTAL1988100.0
141) I-EDUC: What is the last grade or class that you completed in school? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) None, or grade 1-8582.9
2) High school incomplete (Grades 9-11)1105.5
3) High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate)53526.9
5) Some college, no 4-year degree (or Vocational or Technical degree AFTER high school)53727.0
6) College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree)46323.3
7) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school)28414.3
Missing15 
TOTAL1987100.0
142) I-GENDER: Respondent's sex (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male95647.8
2) Female104652.2
TOTAL2002100.0
143) I-PARTYID: In politics today, do you consider yourself a Republican, Democrat or Independent? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-PARTYID)
TOTAL%
1) Republican62832.3
2) Democrat59830.7
3) Independent62232.0
4) No Preference814.2
5) Other160.8
Missing57 
TOTAL1945100.0
144) I-MARITAL: Are you married, divorced, separated, widowed, or never been married? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Married107754.2
2) Divorced23111.6
3) Separated502.5
4) Widowed1688.5
5) Never been married46123.2
Missing15 
TOTAL1987100.0