Survey of Attenders: International UFO Congress Convention and Film Festival, 2010

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Unique ID of respondent (ID)
2) Booklet number (BOOKLET)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL156662.577225
3) If possible, please provide the specific name of your religion/denomination. For example, if you are Baptist, are you Southern Baptist Convention, American Baptist Churches in the USA or some other Baptist denomination? If you are Jewish, are you… (DENOM)
4) What is your year of birth? (BIRTHYR)
TOTAL%
1923) 10.7
1927) 21.3
1930) 21.3
1931) 42.7
1934) 32.0
1935) 10.7
1936) 53.3
1937) 53.3
1938) 21.3
1939) 21.3
1940) 74.7
1941) 64.0
1942) 106.7
1943) 53.3
1944) 53.3
1945) 85.3
1946) 74.7
1947) 10.7
1948) 64.0
1949) 64.0
1950) 64.0
1951) 21.3
1952) 96.0
1953) 53.3
1954) 42.7
1955) 32.0
1957) 32.0
1959) 21.3
1960) 64.0
1961) 42.7
1963) 10.7
1966) 21.3
1968) 32.0
1969) 42.7
1971) 10.7
1972) 10.7
1973) 10.7
1975) 10.7
1977) 10.7
1978) 10.7
1982) 10.7
1986) 10.7
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
5) If you are currently employed, what is your job title? (JOBTITLE)
6) Which one statement comes closest to your personal beliefs about God/gods? (Please mark only one box.) (GOD)
TOTAL%
1) I have no doubts that God(s) exists5334.4
2) I believe in God(s), but with some doubts85.2
3) I sometimes believe in God(s)21.3
4) I believe in a higher power or cosmic force8555.2
5) I don't know and there is no way to find out31.9
6) I am an atheist31.9
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
7) In coming to the UFO Congress, we assume you have an interest in UFOs. How long have you had more than a passing interest in UFOs? (YRS_INT)
TOTAL%
1) Less than five years74.5
2) Five to ten106.5
3) Ten to twenty3120.1
4) More than twenty10668.8
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
8) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Reading a book (INT_BOOK)
TOTAL%
1) Reading a book46100.0
Missing110 
TOTAL46100.0
9) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Reading a web site/internet story (INT_NET)
TOTAL%
2) Reading a web site/internet story9100.0
Missing147 
TOTAL9100.0
10) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] News reports (INT_NEWS)
TOTAL%
3) News reports29100.0
Missing127 
TOTAL29100.0
11) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Watching a documentary about the subject (INT_DOC)
TOTAL%
4) Watching a documentary about the subject30100.0
Missing126 
TOTAL30100.0
12) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Watching a popular film about the subject (INT_FILM)
TOTAL%
5) Watching a popular film about the subject26100.0
Missing130 
TOTAL26100.0
13) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Personal encounter with a UFO/extraterrestrial (INT_ENC)
TOTAL%
6) Personal encounter with a UFO/extraterrestrial61100.0
Missing95 
TOTAL61100.0
14) [MY INTEREST WAS INITIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] My friends/family were interested (INT_FAM)
TOTAL%
7) My friends/family were interested31100.0
Missing125 
TOTAL31100.0
15) [MY INTEREST WAS INTIALLY STIRRED BY (MARK ALL THAT APPLY):] Other (INT_OTHR)
TOTAL%
8) Other38100.0
Missing118 
TOTAL38100.0
16) [PLEASE INDICATE WHICH, IF ANY, OF THE FOLLOWING UFO-RELATED EXPERIENCES YOU HAVE HAD:] I have seen an object in the sky that I could not identify (UFO). (SEEN_UFO)
TOTAL%
1) No2717.8
2) Experienced once2919.1
3) Experienced more than once8757.2
4) I don't know95.9
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
17) [PLEASE INDICATE WHICH, IF ANY, OF THE FOLLOWING UFO-RELATED EXPERIENCES YOU HAVE HAD:] I have seen, but not interacted with, an extraterrestrial being. (SEEN_ET)
TOTAL%
1) No8765.9
2) Experienced once107.6
3) Experienced more than once1712.9
4) I don't know1813.6
Missing24 
TOTAL132100.0
18) [PLEASE INDICATE WHICH, IF ANY, OF THE FOLLOWING UFO-RELATED EXPERIENCES YOU HAVE HAD:] I have had an UFO abduction experience (non-consensual). (ABDUCTED)
TOTAL%
1) No9769.3
2) Experienced once75.0
3) Experienced more than once2215.7
4) I don't know1410.0
Missing16 
TOTAL140100.0
19) [PLEASE INDICATE WHICH, IF ANY, OF THE FOLLOWING UFO-RELATED EXPERIENCES YOU HAVE HAD:] I have had a UFO contact/contactee experience. (CONTCTEE)
TOTAL%
1) No8156.6
2) Experienced once53.5
3) Experienced more than once4531.5
4) I don't know128.4
Missing13 
TOTAL143100.0
20) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Greys/Grays (GREYS)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely8756.9
2) Probably5032.7
3) Probably not32.0
4) Absolutely not10.7
5) DK127.8
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
21) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Nordics (NORDICS)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely6945.7
2) Probably5033.1
3) Probably not74.6
4) Absolutely not10.7
5) DK2415.9
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
22) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Men in Black (MIB)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely7046.4
2) Probably5838.4
3) Probably not53.3
4) Absolutely not21.3
5) DK1610.6
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
23) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Reptilians (RPTILIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely6441.8
2) Probably5334.6
3) Probably not106.5
4) Absolutely not21.3
5) DK2415.7
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
24) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Insectoid/Mantis aliens (MANTIS)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely5334.9
2) Probably6240.8
3) Probably not95.9
4) Absolutely not21.3
5) DK2617.1
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
25) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Hybrids (HYBRID)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely7146.4
2) Probably5737.3
3) Probably not63.9
4) Absolutely not21.3
5) DK1711.1
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
26) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] UFO encounters are the result of hoaxes or misidentifications (UFO_HOAX)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree21.3
2) Agree63.9
3) Disagree4630.3
4) Strongly Disagree9461.8
5) DK42.6
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
27) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFOs are extra-terrestrial spacecraft (UFO_ET)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree10266.7
2) Agree4227.5
3) Disagree21.3
4) Strongly Disagree21.3
5) Undecided53.3
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
28) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFO visitors are time-travelers (UFO_TIME)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree3926.4
2) Agree6745.3
3) Disagree32.0
4) Strongly Disagree32.0
5) Undecided3624.3
Missing8 
TOTAL148100.0
29) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFO visitors are ultraterrestrials, who can change their appearance, message and demeanor to suit their purposes (UFO_ULTR)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree4730.7
2) Agree7247.1
3) Disagree63.9
4) Strongly Disagree32.0
5) Undecided2516.3
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
30) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFOs are from the hollow Earth/from inside the Earth (UFO_HLLW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree2013.1
2) Agree4831.4
3) Disagree1610.5
4) Strongly Disagree127.8
5) Undecided5737.3
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
31) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFOs are secret vehicles of the United States (UFO_US)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree6241.3
2) Agree6342.0
3) Disagree32.0
4) Strongly Disagree10.7
5) Undecided2114.0
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
32) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFOS are secret vehicles of a world organization (UFO_NWO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree3221.3
2) Agree4328.7
3) Disagree1510.0
4) Strongly Disagree53.3
5) Undecided5536.7
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
33) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] At least some UFOs are demonic in origin (UFO_DEMN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree63.9
2) Agree106.6
3) Disagree4026.3
4) Strongly Disagree4127.0
5) Undecided5536.2
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
34) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] The US government knows more about the nature of UFOs than it has told us (GOVT_KNW)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree13285.7
2) Agree1912.3
3) Disagree21.3
4) Strongly Disagree10.6
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
35) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] The US government has actively attempted to silence UFO witnesses (GOV_SILN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree11876.6
2) Agree3120.1
3) Disagree31.9
5) Undecided21.3
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
36) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] The US government has actively attempted to discredit UFO witnesses (GOV_DISC)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree11977.3
2) Agree3120.1
3) Disagree31.9
5) Undecided10.6
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
37) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] The US government has sometimes used UFO stories to cover up the testing of secret weapons (GOV_UFO)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree8051.9
2) Agree4026.0
3) Disagree63.9
4) Strongly Disagree10.6
5) Undecided2717.5
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
38) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] The US government has recovered crashed extraterrestrial craft (GOV_CRSH)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree11574.7
2) Agree3321.4
3) Disagree31.9
5) Undecided31.9
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
39) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING GENERAL STATEMENTS ABOUT UFOS:] Members of the US government have met with extraterrestrials (GOV_MEET)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree9059.2
2) Agree3825.0
3) Disagree21.3
4) Strongly Disagree21.3
5) Undecided2013.2
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
40) Do you believe that at some point during the Obama administration that the US government will openly admit that they know UFOs exist, that they are extraterrestrial crafts, and that government officials have developed a relationship with the visitors? (OBAMA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2724.8
2) No8275.2
Missing47 
TOTAL109100.0
41) The US government already has covertly admitted interaction with an alien presence. (GOVADMIT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10671.1
2) No4328.9
Missing7 
TOTAL149100.0
42) If you had to choose, what do you think is the single best, or most probable explanation for UFO sightings and encounters (please choose only one): (UFO_BEST)
TOTAL%
1) Hoaxes, misperception and/or mental illness21.4
2) Extraterrestrial visitation11076.9
3) Time travelers10.7
4) Ultraterrestrials128.4
5) Visitors from the hollow Earth10.7
6) Secret vehicles of the US74.9
7) Secret vehicles of a world organization10.7
8) Demons/demonic entities21.4
9) Some other explanation74.9
Missing13 
TOTAL143100.0
43) [PLEASE INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The UFO abduction claims of Betty and Barney Hill (HILLS)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible12279.7
2) Somewhat credible2214.4
3) Doubtful10.7
5) A Hoax10.7
6) I don't know what this is74.6
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
44) [PLEASE INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The UFO contacts claims of George Adamski (ADAMSKI)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible3723.9
2) Somewhat credible5938.1
3) Doubtful127.7
4) Probably Untrue31.9
5) A Hoax31.9
6) I don't know what this is4126.5
Missing1 
TOTAL155100.0
45) [PLEASE INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The claim that one or more extraterrestrial craft crashed near Roswell, New Mexico in 1947 (ROSWELL)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible13185.1
2) Somewhat credible1811.7
3) Doubtful31.9
5) A Hoax10.6
6) I don't know what this is10.6
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
46) [PLEASE INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The claim that the US government has a secret treaty with extraterrestrials (MJ12)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible6039.0
2) Somewhat credible6642.9
3) Doubtful159.7
4) Probably Untrue53.2
5) A Hoax21.3
6) I don't know what this is63.9
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
47) [PLEASE INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The claims of some UFO witnesses that they have been harassed/threatened by "men in black" (MIB2)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible9460.6
2) Somewhat credible5032.3
3) Doubtful53.2
4) Probably Untrue10.6
6) I don't know what this is53.2
Missing1 
TOTAL155100.0
48) [PLEAES INDICATE HOW CREDIBLE YOU FIND THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS:] The claims of Richard Hoagland and others that Mars contains evidence of extraterrestrial structures or artifacts (MARS)
TOTAL%
1) Very credible7851.0
2) Somewhat credible5234.0
3) Doubtful63.9
4) Probably Untrue53.3
5) A Hoax32.0
6) I don't know what this is95.9
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
49) [HOW INTERESTED WOULD YOU SAY YOU ARE IN THE FOLLOWING TOPICS?] Cryptozoology (CRPTOZOO)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all2718.9
2) A little4128.7
3) Somewhat3423.8
4) Very4128.7
Missing13 
TOTAL143100.0
50) [HOW INTERESTED WOULD YOU SAY YOU ARE IN THE FOLLOWING TOPICS?] Ghosts and ghost hunting (GHOSTS)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all2718.4
2) A little4027.2
3) Somewhat4329.3
4) Very3725.2
Missing9 
TOTAL147100.0
51) [HOW INTERESTED WOULD YOU SAY YOU ARE IN THE FOLLOWING TOPICS?] Psychic phenomena (ESP, psychokinesis, etc.) (PSYCHIC)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all74.7
2) A little2214.7
3) Somewhat3624.0
4) Very8556.7
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
52) [HOW INTERESTED WOULD YOU SAY YOU ARE IN THE FOLLOWING TOPICS?] Virgin Mary sightings, miraculous healings and other religious phenomena (VRGNMARY)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all3523.2
2) A little4529.8
3) Somewhat4529.8
4) Very2617.2
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
53) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] The Devil/Satan (DEVIL)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely2717.6
2) Probably3120.3
3) Probably not4026.1
4) Absolutely not3824.8
5) I don't know1711.1
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
54) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Heaven (HEAVEN)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely4832.0
2) Probably3926.0
3) Probably not2818.7
4) Absolutely not1610.7
5) I don't know1912.7
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
55) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Hell (HELL)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely1610.6
2) Probably2919.2
3) Probably not4630.5
4) Absolutely not3724.5
5) I don't know2315.2
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
56) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Angels (ANGELS)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely7449.0
2) Probably4630.5
3) Probably not127.9
4) Absolutely not64.0
5) I don't know138.6
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
57) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Demons (DEMONS)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely4228.6
2) Probably4429.9
3) Probably not3020.4
4) Absolutely not1610.9
5) I don't know1510.2
Missing9 
TOTAL147100.0
58) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Ghosts (GHOSTS2)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely8958.2
2) Probably5133.3
3) Probably not74.6
5) I don't know63.9
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
59) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Bigfoot (BIGFOOT)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely6341.7
2) Probably6341.7
3) Probably not1610.6
4) Absolutely not10.7
5) I don't know85.3
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
60) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Psychic phenomena such as E.S.P. (PSYCHIC2)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely12683.4
2) Probably2214.6
3) Probably not10.7
5) I don't know21.3
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
61) [IN YOUR OPINION, DOES EACH OF THE FOLLOWING EXIST?] Shadow People (SHADOW)
TOTAL%
1) Absolutely3423.4
2) Probably5034.5
3) Probably not139.0
4) Absolutely not21.4
5) I don't know4631.7
Missing11 
TOTAL145100.0
62) Do you meditate? If yes, how often? (MEDITATE)
TOTAL%
1) Daily3020.8
2) Weekly2215.3
3) Less often3927.1
4) I do not meditate5336.8
Missing12 
TOTAL144100.0
63) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Consulted a horoscope to get an idea about the course of my life (HOROSCPE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9060.0
2) No6040.0
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
64) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Called or consulted a medium, fortune teller, or psychic (MEDIUM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9763.8
2) No5536.2
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
65) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Used acupuncture or other forms of non-traditional medicine (ACUPUNCT)
TOTAL%
1) Yes10267.5
2) No4932.5
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
66) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Consulted a Ouija board to contact a deceased person or spirit (OUIJA)
TOTAL%
1) Yes2315.1
2) No12984.9
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
67) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Had a dream that later came true (DREAM)
TOTAL%
1) Yes11273.7
2) No4026.3
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
68) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Seen, heard or otherwise experienced a creature believed to be Bigfoot (BIGFOOT2)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1610.6
2) No13589.4
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
69) [AS AN ADULT, HAVE YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIENCES?] Seen, heard, or otherwise experienced a ghost or spirit (GHOST3)
TOTAL%
1) Yes9360.8
2) No6039.2
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
70) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] We are approaching an entirely new age that will radically change our view of science, spiritual knowledge, or humanity. (NEWAGE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree9763.4
2) Agree3724.2
3) Disagree42.6
5) Undecided159.8
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
71) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] Ancient advanced civilizations, such as Atlantis, once existed (ATLANTIS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree9059.6
2) Agree5133.8
3) Disagree32.0
5) Undecided74.6
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
72) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] It is possible to influence the physical world through the mind alone (TELEKINE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree8253.6
2) Agree5234.0
3) Disagree63.9
4) Strongly Disagree10.7
5) Undecided127.8
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
73) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] Astrologers, palm-readers, tarot card readers, fortune tellers and psychics can foresee the future (READERS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree1912.4
2) Agree6240.5
3) Disagree2415.7
4) Strongly Disagree106.5
5) Undecided3824.8
Missing3 
TOTAL153100.0
74) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] Astrology impacts one's life and personality (ASTROL)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree2314.8
2) Agree5938.1
3) Disagree2012.9
4) Strongly Disagree138.4
5) Undecided4025.8
Missing1 
TOTAL155100.0
75) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] It is possible to communicate with the dead (MEDIUMS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree5535.7
2) Agree5636.4
3) Disagree85.2
4) Strongly Disagree53.2
5) Undecided3019.5
Missing2 
TOTAL154100.0
76) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] Dreams sometimes foretell the future or reveal hidden truths (DREAM2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree7447.4
2) Agree6340.4
3) Disagree21.3
5) Undecided1710.9
TOTAL156100.0
77) [PLEASE INDICATE YOUR LEVEL OF AGREEMENT OR DISAGREEMENT WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS:] Creatures such as Bigfoot and the Loch Ness Monster will one day be discovered by science (MONSTERS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly Agree3724.3
2) Agree6140.1
3) Disagree138.6
4) Strongly Disagree53.3
5) Undecided3623.7
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
78) How religious do you consider yourself to be? (HOWRELIG)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all religious5738.3
2) Not very religious2214.8
3) Somewhat religious4630.9
4) Very religious1711.4
5) I don't know74.7
Missing7 
TOTAL149100.0
79) How spiritual do you consider yourself to be? (SPRTUAL)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all spiritual32.0
2) Not very spiritual117.2
3) Somewhat spiritual3724.3
4) Very spiritual9663.2
5) I don't know53.3
Missing4 
TOTAL152100.0
80) Which of the following best describes your religious affiliation? (AFFIL)
TOTAL%
1) Protestant2617.6
2) Catholic2214.9
3) Jewish32.0
4) Theosophical, Esoteric1610.8
5) Some other religion1912.8
6) No religion6241.9
Missing8 
TOTAL148100.0
81) How often do you attend religious services at a church, temple, mosque, synagogue or other place of worship? (ATTEND)
TOTAL%
1) Never6040.3
2) Less than once a year2617.4
3) Once or twice a year1610.7
4) Several times a year117.4
5) Once a month74.7
6) 2-3 times a month117.4
7) About weekly85.4
8) Weekly64.0
9) Several times a week42.7
Missing7 
TOTAL149100.0
82) Which one statement comes closest to your personal beliefs about the Bible? (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) The Bible should be taken literally, word-for-word32.1
2) The Bible is perfectly true, but should not be taken literally138.9
3) The Bible contains some human error5336.3
4) The Bible is an ancient book of history and legends6443.8
5) DK138.9
Missing10 
TOTAL146100.0
83) Have you changed religions since becoming an adult? (SWTCHING)
TOTAL%
1) Yes6747.2
2) No7552.8
Missing14 
TOTAL142100.0
84) What is your gender? (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male8053.0
2) Female7147.0
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
85) Which of the following BEST describes the place where you now live? (PLACE)
TOTAL%
1) A large city3724.7
2) A suburb of a large city4228.0
3) A small city or town4832.0
4) A rural area2315.3
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
86) What best describes your current marital status? (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single, never married3120.7
2) Married6543.3
3) Living as married74.7
4) Divorced/Separated3523.3
5) Widowed128.0
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
87) How many children (under 18) live in your household? (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
1) None13089.0
2) 174.8
3) 242.7
4) 342.7
5) 410.7
Missing10 
TOTAL146100.0
88) By your best estimate, what was your total household income last year, before taxes? (INCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $10,000 or less42.9
2) $10,001- $20,000128.8
3) $20,001- $35,0002316.8
4) $35,001- $50,0002719.7
5) $50,001- $100,0003827.7
6) $100,001- $150,0002417.5
7) $150,001 or more96.6
Missing19 
TOTAL137100.0
89) What is the highest level of education you have completed? (EDUCATN)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less42.7
2) Graduated high school106.8
3) Attended 2-year college3825.7
4) Graduated 4- year college2516.9
5) Post-graduate study without degree2315.5
6) Master's3020.3
7) Doctorate117.4
8) Other74.7
Missing8 
TOTAL148100.0
90) If you did not do any work last week for pay or profit, what is the reason? (NOWORK)
TOTAL%
1) I am a homemaker11.1
3) I am retired5865.9
4) I have a disability or injury55.7
5) I am looking for work22.3
6) I was on vacation or leave1112.5
7) Other1112.5
Missing68 
TOTAL88100.0
91) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] White, non-Hispanic (WHITE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes13695.1
2) No74.9
Missing13 
TOTAL143100.0
92) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] Hispanic (HISPANIC)
TOTAL%
1) Yes825.0
2) No2475.0
Missing124 
TOTAL32100.0
93) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] Black or African- American (BLACK)
TOTAL%
1) Yes311.1
2) No2488.9
Missing129 
TOTAL27100.0
94) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] American Indian or Alaskan Native (NATIVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes827.6
2) No2172.4
Missing127 
TOTAL29100.0
95) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] Asian (ASIAN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes312.0
2) No2288.0
Missing131 
TOTAL25100.0
96) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (PACISL)
TOTAL%
1) Yes27.7
2) No2492.3
Missing130 
TOTAL26100.0
97) [WHAT IS YOUR RACE? (YOU CAN MARK "YES" TO MORE THAN ONE):] some other race (OTHRRACE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes1037.0
2) No1763.0
Missing129 
TOTAL27100.0
98) I-GENDER: What is your gender? (for use with online analysis) (I-GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male8053.0
2) Female7147.0
Missing5 
TOTAL151100.0
99) I-MARITAL: What best describes your current marital status? (for use with online analysis) (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single, never married3120.7
2) Married6543.3
3) Living as married74.7
4) Divorced/Separated3523.3
5) Widowed128.0
Missing6 
TOTAL150100.0
100) I-FINCOME: By your best estimate, what was your total household income last year, before taxes? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-FINCOME)
TOTAL%
1) $10,000 or less42.9
2) $10,001- $20,000128.8
3) $20,001- $35,0002316.8
4) $35,001- $50,0002719.7
5) $50,001- $100,0003827.7
6) $100,001 or more3324.1
Missing19 
TOTAL137100.0
101) I-EDUC: What is the highest level of education you have completed? (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-EDUC)
TOTAL%
1) Some high school or less42.7
2) Graduated high school106.8
3) Attended 2-year college3825.7
4) Graduated 4-year college2516.9
5) Post-graduate study6443.2
6) Other74.7
Missing8 
TOTAL148100.0