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P84. [If teen doesnt attend religious services more than once or twice a year][IF Y60=0] If it was totally up to you, how often would you attend religious services? Would you attend: [READ LIST] (WISHATT1)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 200 5.9
2) A few times a year 186 5.5
3) Many times a year 28 0.8
4) Once a month 62 1.8
5) 2-3 Times a month 51 1.5
6) Once a week 59 1.8
7) More than once a week 30 0.9
777) Dont know 2 0.1
888) Refused 1 0.0
999) Not asked 2,751 81.6
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y84B. [If teen does not say that they would not attend at all if it was up to them][IF Y84A<>3] If it was totally up to you, how often would you attend religious services there? Would you attend: [READ LIST] (WISHATT2)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 8 0.2
2) A few times a year 250 7.4
3) Many times a year 237 7.0
4) Once a month 176 5.2
5) 2-3 Times a month 430 12.8
6) Once a week 835 24.8
7) More than once a week 567 16.8
777) Dont know 5 0.1
888) Refused 2 0.1
999) Not asked 860 25.5
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


P78. NOTE:DUE TO A PROGRAMMING ERROR, A LARGE NUMBER OF CASES WERE MISTAKENLY SKIPPED OUT OF THIS QUESTION. THEREFORE THE VARIABLE IS NOT USEABLE. Since you were 6 years old, were there any years when you were NOT regularly attending religious services, and if so, how many?[RANGE 0-10, 0=LESS THAN ONE YEAR, 98=DK, 99=REF] (TIMEOFF)
  TOTAL %
0) 0 1,469 43.6
1) 1 129 3.8
2) 2 142 4.2
3) 3 111 3.3
4) 4 51 1.5
5) 5 60 1.8
6) 6 29 0.9
7) 7 30 0.9
8) 8 14 0.4
9) 9 9 0.3
10) 10 23 0.7
777) Dont know 99 2.9
888) Refused 12 0.4
999) Not asked 1,192 35.4
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y278.[If teen doesnt attend religious services more than twice a year or answered refused)][IF Y60=0,3] When you are 25, do you think you will be attending religious services, yes, maybe, or no? (ATTEND25)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 88 2.6
2) Maybe 292 8.7
3) No 237 7.0
777) Dont know 4 0.1
999) Not asked 2,749 81.6
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(wishatt1_w2) [IF IT IS NOT TOTALLY UP TO THE RESPONDENT HOW MUCH HE/SHE ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICE, DK OR REF] [IF F:25=2,3,4, DK OR REF] F:26. If it was totally up to you, how often would you attend religious services? Would you attend . . . (WISHATT1)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 77 3.0
2) A few times a year 228 8.8
3) Many times a year 66 2.5
4) Once a month 132 5.1
5) 2-3 times a month 219 8.4
6) Once a week 272 10.4
7) More than once week 150 5.8
666) Invalid skip 11 0.4
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Not asked 1,448 55.6
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend_w2) Q:25. When you are 25, do you think you will be attending religious services, yes, maybe, or no? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,317 50.6
2) Maybe 862 33.1
3) No 400 15.4
666) Invalid skip 23 0.9
777) Dont know 2 0.1
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend30_w3) Q:25. When you are thirty, do you think you will be attending religious services? (ATTEND30)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,330 52.5
2) Maybe 822 32.5
3) No 369 14.6
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Legitimate skip 10 0.4
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


In recent years do you attend religious services more often, less often, or has there been no change? (OFTATTND)
  TOTAL %
1) More often 466 23.3
2) Less often 372 18.6
3) No change 1,148 57.3
9) Dont know/Refused 16 0.8
TOTAL2,002100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If you personally had your choice, would you like to attend worship services much less often, somewhat less often, about the same as you do now, somewhat more often, or much more often? (ART_5)
  TOTAL %
-7) Refused 42 1.6
-4) Dont know 23 0.9
1) Much less often 128 4.9
2) Somewhat less often 73 2.8
3) Attend about the same as I do now 1,151 44.2
4) Somewhat more often 805 30.9
5) Much more often 383 14.7
TOTAL2,605100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Since you were 16 years old, has there ever been a period of 2 years or more when you did not attend religious services? (LAPSED)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 807 54.5
2) No 673 45.4
9) No Answer 1 0.1
TOTAL1,481100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Has there ever been a period of two years or more when you did not attend church/synagogue, apart from weddings, funerals and special holidays? (DROP)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,242 48.3
2) No 1,330 51.7
TOTAL2,572100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND CHURCH/SYNAGOGUE, APART FROM WEDDINGS, FUNERALS AND SPECIAL HOLIDAYS FOR A PERIOD OF TWO YEARS OR MORE. -- How old were you when you stopped attending church/synagogue except for weddings, funerals and special holidays? (DROPAGE)
  TOTAL %
1) 3 0.2
4) 2 0.2
5) 1 0.1
6) 1 0.1
7) 4 0.3
8) 9 0.7
9) 3 0.2
10) 21 1.7
11) 6 0.5
12) 32 2.6
13) 27 2.2
14) 41 3.3
15) 62 5.0
16) 67 5.4
17) 61 4.9
18) 158 12.7
19) 67 5.4
20) 97 7.8
21) 63 5.1
22) 48 3.9
23) 41 3.3
24) 35 2.8
25) 77 6.2
26) 13 1.0
27) 22 1.8
28) 28 2.3
29) 8 0.6
30) 58 4.7
31) 12 1.0
32) 21 1.7
33) 10 0.8
34) 7 0.6
35) 31 2.5
36) 5 0.4
37) 5 0.4
38) 8 0.6
40) 20 1.6
42) 8 0.6
43) 5 0.4
44) 2 0.2
45) 11 0.9
46) 2 0.2
47) 3 0.2
48) 3 0.2
50) 4 0.3
51) 1 0.1
52) 1 0.1
55) 1 0.1
98) Dont know 4 0.3
99) Refused 25 2.0
TOTAL1,244100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND CHURCH/SYNAGOGUE, APART FROM WEDDINGS, FUNERALS AND SPECIAL HOLIDAYS FOR A PERIOD OF two YEARS OR MORE. -- Did you ever start attending church/synagogue again? (RETURN)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 680 54.4
2) No 569 45.6
TOTAL1,249100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND CHURCH/SYNAGOGUE, APART FROM WEDDINGS, FUNERALS AND SPECIAL HOLIDAYS FOR A PERIOD OF TWO YEARS OR MORE. -- How old were you when you began attending church/synagogue again? (RETURAGE)
  TOTAL %
6) 1 0.1
11) 1 0.1
12) 1 0.1
13) 1 0.1
14) 1 0.1
15) 3 0.4
16) 5 0.7
17) 7 1.0
18) 8 1.2
19) 13 1.9
20) 27 4.0
21) 21 3.1
22) 34 5.0
23) 30 4.4
24) 38 5.6
25) 57 8.4
26) 28 4.1
27) 37 5.4
28) 46 6.7
29) 11 1.6
30) 56 8.2
31) 13 1.9
32) 30 4.4
33) 18 2.6
34) 20 2.9
35) 49 7.2
36) 12 1.8
37) 2 0.3
38) 16 2.3
39) 9 1.3
40) 13 1.9
41) 2 0.3
42) 6 0.9
43) 2 0.3
44) 1 0.1
45) 21 3.1
46) 1 0.1
47) 4 0.6
48) 3 0.4
49) 3 0.4
50) 9 1.3
52) 2 0.3
53) 3 0.4
54) 1 0.1
55) 1 0.1
56) 1 0.1
57) 1 0.1
98) Dont know 3 0.4
99) Refused 10 1.5
TOTAL682100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED THAT THEY HAVE A RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE: How important to you is attending worship regularly? (REL3E)
  TOTAL %
1) Very important 360 67.0
2) Somewhat important 102 19.0
3) Not too important 61 11.4
4) Not at all important 13 2.4
9) Refused 1 0.2
TOTAL537100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How important has each of the following been in your efforts to grow spiritually and to develop a closer relationship with God - Very important, fairly important, not very important, or not at all important? - Attending services at your place of worship (GRO_SERV)
  TOTAL %
1) Very Important 177,443 41.9
2) Fairly Important 100,837 23.8
3) Not Very Important 80,350 19.0
4) Not At All Important 55,283 13.0
5) Dont Know, Refused 9,800 2.3
TOTAL423,713100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Q33 By your best estimate, how often did you attend religious services at age 12? (Q33)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 106 6.2
2) Less than once a year 48 2.8
3) Once or twice a year 75 4.4
4) Several times a year 137 8.0
5) Once a month 50 2.9
6) 2-3 times a month 175 10.3
7) About weekly 298 17.5
8) Weekly 561 32.9
9) Several times a week 254 14.9
TOTAL1,704100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


What about when you were around eleven or twelve, how often did you attend religious services then? (ATTEND12)
  TOTAL %
0) Inapplicable 2,194 61.6
1) Never 112 3.1
2) Less than once a year 30 0.8
3) About once or twice a year 74 2.1
4) Several times a year 91 2.6
5) About once a month 57 1.6
6) Two to three times a month 114 3.2
7) Nearly every week 194 5.5
8) Every week 504 14.2
9) Several times a week 173 4.9
98) Cant say or cant remember 12 0.3
99) No answer 4 0.1
TOTAL3,559100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Q33. By your best estimate, how often did you attend religious services at age 12? (ATTEND12)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 17 1.1
1) Less than once a year 51 3.3
2) Once or twice a year 112 7.3
3) Several times a year 134 8.8
4) Once a month 53 3.5
5) 2-3 times a month 179 11.7
6) About weekly 284 18.6
7) Weekly 478 31.3
8) Several times a week 218 14.3
TOTAL1,526100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


Please look at Card 79. When you were 14, about how often did you usually attend religious services? (ATTND14)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 477 19.0
2) Once a week 875 34.8
3) 1-3 times per month 373 14.8
4) Less than once a month 373 14.8
5) Never 411 16.4
8) Refused 2 0.1
9) Dont know 2 0.1
TOTAL2,513100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


What about when you were around 11 or 12, how often did you attend religious services then? (ATTEND12)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 53 3.9
2) Less than once a year 31 2.3
3) About once or twice a year 62 4.6
4) Several times a year 113 8.3
5) About once a month 50 3.7
6) 2-3 times a month 131 9.6
7) Nearly every week 299 22.0
8) Every week 435 32.0
9) Several times a week 124 9.1
98) Cant say/cant remember 37 2.7
99) No answer 24 1.8
TOTAL1,359100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


What about when you were around 11 or 12, how often did you attend religious services then? (ATTEND12)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 79 6.2
2) Less than once a year 39 3.0
3) About once or twice a year 43 3.3
4) Several times a year 92 7.2
5) About once a month 62 4.8
6) 2-3 times a month 114 8.9
7) Nearly every week 235 18.3
8) Every week 393 30.6
9) Several times a week 141 11.0
98) Cant say/cant remember 38 3.0
99) No answer 48 3.7
TOTAL1,284100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Now thinking back to when you were a child, that is before you became a teenager, about how often did you attend religious services? Would you say: (READ IN ORDER) (Q7)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 644 22.5
2) Once a week 1,270 44.3
3) Once or twice a month 298 10.4
4) A few times a year 203 7.1
5) Seldom 256 8.9
6) Never 173 6.0
9) Dont know/refused (Vol.) 23 0.8
TOTAL2,867100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


And thinking now about when you were a teenager, roughly between the ages of 13 and 18, about how often did you attend religious services then? Would you say: (READ IN ORDER) (Q10)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 448 15.6
2) Once a week 1,033 36.0
3) Once or twice a month 413 14.4
4) A few times a year 309 10.8
5) Seldom, or 324 11.3
6) Never 323 11.3
9) Dont know/refused (Vol.) 17 0.6
TOTAL2,867100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


When you were 14, about how often did you usually attend religious services? (ATTND14)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 2,132 19.7
2) Once a week 4,641 42.8
3) 1-3 times per month 1,374 12.7
4) Less than once a month 1,309 12.1
5) Never 1,383 12.8
8) Refused 2 0.0
9) Dont know 6 0.1
TOTAL10,847100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Please think back 5 years to (Year of interview minus 5), when you were (AA-1 AGE minus 5) years old. At that time, about how often did you attend religious services? (ATTND5)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 943 11.9
2) Once a week 1,986 25.1
3) 1-3 times per month 1,386 17.5
4) Less than once a month 1,743 22.0
5) Never 1,844 23.3
8) Refused 2 0.0
9) Dont know 8 0.1
TOTAL7,912100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Please look at card 79. When you were 14, about how often did you usually attend religious services? (ATTND14)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 343 16.6
2) Once a week 750 36.3
3) 1-3 Times per month 295 14.3
4) Less than once a month 299 14.5
5) Never 376 18.2
8) Refused 1 0.0
9) Dont know 2 0.1
TOTAL2,066100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


When you were young, say 8 or 10 years old, how often did you attend Sunday school or church/synagogue? (ATTEND10)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 558 21.8
2) Once a week 1,620 63.2
3) Two or three times a month 154 6.0
4) Once a month 63 2.5
5) Less than once a month 32 1.2
6) Hardly ever, except holidays 71 2.8
7) Never 64 2.5
TOTAL2,562100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


What about when you were older, in your early 20s, say. How often did you attend Sunday school or church/synagogue? (ATTEND20)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 252 9.8
2) Once a week 725 28.3
3) Two or three times a month 287 11.2
4) Once a month 239 9.3
5) Less than once a month 195 7.6
6) Hardly ever, except holidays 420 16.4
7) Never 447 17.4
TOTAL2,565100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend Sunday worship services? (Check the answer that comes closest to describing what you do.) (ATTENDCH)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 28 1.0
1) Every week 1,217 42.7
2) Nearly every week 685 24.0
3) About three times a month 198 6.9
4) About twice a month 187 6.6
5) About once a month 156 5.5
6) About every six weeks 63 2.2
7) About every three months 102 3.6
8) About once or twice a year 163 5.7
9) Less than once a year 53 1.9
TOTAL2,852100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: Congregations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you attend Sunday worship services? (Choose the answer which comes closest to describing what you do.) (SUNDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week 6 6.1
2) Nearly every week 9 9.1
4) About twice a month 12 12.1
5) About once a month 12 12.1
6) About every six weeks 10 10.1
7) About every three months 10 10.1
8) About once or twice a year 17 17.2
9) Less than once a year 6 6.1
10) Never 17 17.2
TOTAL99100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


Y60. Do you attend religious services more than once or twice a year, NOT counting weddings, baptisms, and funerals [INSERT or religious services during school IF teen attends a private religious school]?[DOES NOT INCLUDE RELIGIOUS YOUTH GROUP MEETINGS] (ATTREG)
  TOTAL %
0) No 619 18.4
1) Yes 2,743 81.4
777) Dont know 6 0.2
888) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Thinking about your life these days, do you ever attend religious services, apart from occasional weddings, baptisms or funerals? (CHRCHATT)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 807 66.6
5) No 401 33.1
8) Dont know 2 0.2
9) Refused 2 0.2
TOTAL1,212100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


In the past thirty days, did you attend a religious service, other than a wedding or funeral? (82, 86, 90, 91, 96-10) (CHURCH1)
  TOTAL %
-1) RF/DK 108 0.9
0) No 4,780 38.5
1) Yes 7,532 60.6
TOTAL12,420100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Have you ever attended religious services at a synagogue? (ATSYNGOG)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,273 22.7
2) No 4,301 76.8
3) Dont know/refused 29 0.5
TOTAL5,603100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Have you ever attended religious services at a mosque? (ATMOSQUE)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 300 5.4
2) No 5,260 93.9
3) Dont know/refused 43 0.8
TOTAL5,603100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Have you ever attended religious services at a Hindu temple? (ATHINDU)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 175 3.1
2) No 5,413 96.6
3) Dont know/refused 15 0.3
TOTAL5,603100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Did you yourself happen to attend church, synagogue or any other place of worship in the last seven days? (ATTNDCH2)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,753 41.9
2) No 2,423 58.0
3) Dont know/Refused 3 0.1
TOTAL4,179100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attreg_w2) F:3. Do you attend religious services more than once or twice a year, not counting weddings, baptisms, and funerals [INSERT or religious services during school [IF A:3=2]? [DOES NOT INCLUDE RELIGIOUS YOUTH GROUP MEETINGS] (ATTREG)
  TOTAL %
0) No 730 28.0
1) Yes 1,865 71.6
666) Invalid skip 8 0.3
888) Refused 1 0.0
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attreg_w3) F:3. Do you attend religious services more than once or twice a year, not counting weddings, baptisms, and funerals? [DOES NOT INCLUDE RELIGIOUS YOUTH GROUP MEETINGS] (ATTREG)
  TOTAL %
0) No 925 36.5
1) Yes 1,606 63.4
777) Dont know 1 0.0
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Now Im going to ask you about things you did during the last seven days. Im only interested in what you did during the last seven days. From last (DAY OF WEEK) to today did you: D. Attend religious services? (ATTRELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 295 31.0
2) No 655 68.9
9) No answer 1 0.1
TOTAL951100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


During the last seven days did you do the following: A. Attend a regular, weekly worship service at a church/synagogue (e.g. mass or Sunday morning services). Dont include watching a service on TV or listening to one on the radio. (ATTREG)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 219 74.0
2) No 33 11.1
9) No answer 44 14.9
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did you, yourself, happen to attend church or synagogue in the last seven days? (ATTWEEK)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 193 35.3
2) No 313 57.3
9) No answer 40 7.3
TOTAL546100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Lots of things come up that keep people from attending religious services even if they want to. Thinking about your life these days, do you ever attend religious services, apart from occasional weddings, baptisms or funerals? (V083185)
  TOTAL %
-9) Refused 6 0.3
-8) Dont know 1 0.0
1) Yes 1,536 66.1
5) No 780 33.6
TOTAL2,323100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did you happen to attend church or synagogue in the last 7 days? (ATTD7DAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 413 51.6
2) No 382 47.8
3) DK/No Answer 5 0.6
TOTAL800100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Lots of things come up that keep people from attending religious services even if they want to. Thinking about your life these days, do you ever attend religious services, apart from occasional weddings, baptisms, or funerals? (ATTEND1)
  TOTAL %
0) NA 1 0.1
1) Yes 1,064 70.4
5) No 440 29.1
8) Dont know 4 0.3
9) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL1,511100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Has respondent done the following in the last seven days: Attend religious services? (ATTRELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 499 34.5
2) No 942 65.2
9) No answer 4 0.3
TOTAL1,445100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Asked only of respondents who attended religious services during the last seven days: during the last seven days did the respondent - Attend a regular, weekly worship service at a church/synagogue (e.g. mass or Sunday morning services). Dont include watching a service on TV or listening to one on the radio. (ATTREG)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 452 89.7
2) No 45 8.9
9) No answer 7 1.4
TOTAL504100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did you yourself happen to attend church, synagogue or any other place of worship in the last seven days? (ATNDWEEK)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 2,146 45.8
2) No 2,497 53.3
9) Dont know/Refused 40 0.9
TOTAL4,683100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


IF RESPONDENT REPORTS ATTENDING RELIGIOUS SERVICES AT ALL (from QN23): Do you ever attend worship services at a non-Catholic church, such as an evangelical or Pentecostal church? (F_QN22)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 119 19.6
2) No 486 79.9
8) Dont know 1 0.2
9) Refused 2 0.3
TOTAL608100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Religious service attendance (CHURCH87 and CHURCH97 merged and standardized) (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never/Less than once a month 12,096 52.3
1) Once a month or more 11,014 47.7
TOTAL23,110100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


If ATSAME_B = 2-3 and respondent isnt Protestant or just Christian (RELIG not equal to 1 or 13): And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend services at a Protestant church? (Q282B) (ATPROT_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 544 40.3
2) No 786 58.3
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 19 1.4
TOTAL1,349100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If ATSAME_B = 2-3 and respondent isnt Catholic (RELIG not equal to 2): And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend Catholic mass? (Q282C) (ATCATH_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 939 40.5
2) No 1,370 59.1
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 10 0.4
TOTAL2,319100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If ATSAME_B = 2-3 and respondent isnt Jewish (RELIG not equal to 5): And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend services at a Jewish synagogue? (Q282D) (ATSYNA_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 379 12.4
2) No 2,673 87.5
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 3 0.1
TOTAL3,055100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If ATSAME_B = 2-3 and respondent isnt Muslim (RELIG not equal to 6): And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend services at a Muslim mosque? (Q282E) (ATMOSQ_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 134 4.3
2) No 2,961 95.7
TOTAL3,095100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


In the past thirty days, did you attend a religious service, other than a wedding or funeral? (CHURCH1)
  TOTAL %
-1) RF/DK 11 1.5
0) No 271 36.1
1) Yes 468 62.4
TOTAL750100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Did you happen to attend church or synagogue in the last 7 days? (ATTD7DAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 162 38.4
2) No 260 61.6
TOTAL422100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[ASKED IF RELIGF99= NEVER OR RELIGF99= DONT KNOW / NO ANSWER] Did you, yourself, happen to attend religious services in the past seven days? (RELATT7)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 153 47.5
2) No 168 52.2
3) Not sure / Refused 1 0.3
TOTAL322100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Did you yourself happen to attend church, synagogue, or any other place of worship in the last seven days? (WKWORSHP)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,214 43.7
2) No 1,553 55.9
9) Dont know/Refused 11 0.4
TOTAL2,778100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


I have attended church or synagogue in the last 7 days. (YWKCHUR)
  TOTAL %
1) No 1,933 24.7
2) Yes 5,880 75.3
TOTAL7,813100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Within the past twelve months, have you attended a religious revival meeting? (REVIVAL)
  TOTAL %
1) YES 386 39.0
2) NO 605 61.0
TOTAL991100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Did you attend church or synagogue in the last 7 days? (FATTENWK)
  TOTAL %
1) No 1,196 27.8
2) Yes 3,106 72.2
TOTAL4,302100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


[ASKED IF RELIGF99<> NEVER OR RELIGF99<>DONT KNOW/NO ANSWER] Did you, yourself, happen to attend religious services in the past seven days? (RELATT7)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 381 51.0
2) No 365 48.9
3) Not Sure/Refused 1 0.1
TOTAL747100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Did you attend church or synagogue in the last 7 days? (MATTENWK)
  TOTAL %
1) No 1,274 21.2
2) Yes 4,723 78.8
TOTAL5,997100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO NEVER ATTEND CHURCH AND DONT ATTEND SOME RELIGIOUS OR SPIRITUAL GROUP: As an adult, have you ever attended a church or temple, or some other kind of religious group? (ANYCHUR)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 100 75.8
2) No 30 22.7
9) Dont know 2 1.5
TOTAL132100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Last week, did you attend a church worship service? (ATCHURCH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 170 34.1
2) No 328 65.9
TOTAL498100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Have you ever attended religious services at a synagogue? (ATT_SYNA)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 74,684 17.6
2) No 343,535 81.1
3) Dont Know, Refused 5,494 1.3
TOTAL423,713100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Have you ever attended religious services at a mosque? (ATT_MOSQ)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 16,038 3.8
2) No 401,692 94.8
3) Dont Know, Refused 5,983 1.4
TOTAL423,713100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Have you ever attended religious services at a Hindu temple? (ATT_HIND)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 14,770 3.5
2) No 399,432 94.3
3) Dont Know, Refused 9,511 2.2
TOTAL423,713100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


I have attended church or synagogue at least once a week. (ATCHURCH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 39 40.6
2) No 57 59.4
TOTAL96100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


I have attended church or synagogue at least once a month. (SYGMNTH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 55 57.3
2) No 41 42.7
TOTAL96100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


I have attended church or synagogue at least once a month. (SYGMNTH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 51 58.0
2) No 37 42.0
TOTAL88100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


I have attended church or synagogue at least once a week. (ATCHURCH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 21 22.6
2) No 72 77.4
TOTAL93100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


The following question deals with religion. Please read the question carefully and select the response which most accurately represents your beliefs. How many of the past four worship services have you attended? (WORSHIP)
  TOTAL %
1) None or one 61 61.6
2) Two 16 16.2
3) Three or more 22 22.2
TOTAL99100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


The following question deals with religion. Please read the question carefully and select the response which most accurately represents your beliefs. How many of the past four worship services have you attended? (WORSHIP)
  TOTAL %
1) None or one 60 63.2
2) Two 21 22.1
3) Three or more 14 14.7
TOTAL95100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


The following question deals with religion. Please read the question carefully and select the response which most accurately represents your beliefs. How many of the past four worship services have you attended? (WORSHIP)
  TOTAL %
1) None or one 68 68.0
2) Two 16 16.0
3) Three or more 16 16.0
TOTAL100100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


The following question deals with religion. Please read the question carefully and select the response which most accurately represents your beliefs. How many of the past four worship services have you attended? (WORSHIP)
  TOTAL %
1) None or one 75 77.3
2) Two 12 12.4
3) Three or more 10 10.3
TOTAL97100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (ATTEND88)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 606 45.2
2) Once a month 204 15.2
3) Less than monthly 193 14.4
4) Never 331 24.7
5) Dont Know 4 0.3
6) Refused 3 0.2
TOTAL1,341100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI292)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 553 46.5
2) Once a month 171 14.4
3) Less than monthly 172 14.5
4) Never 293 24.6
TOTAL1,189100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI492O)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 131 27.8
2) Once a month 89 18.9
3) Less than monthly 104 22.1
4) Never 143 30.4
5) Dont know 1 0.2
6) Refused 3 0.6
TOTAL471100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (REL297)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 479 45.1
2) Once a month 161 15.2
3) Less than monthly 177 16.7
4) Never 240 22.6
8) Dont know 4 0.4
TOTAL1,061100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI497O)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 125 29.3
2) Once a month 70 16.4
3) Less than monthly 91 21.4
4) Never 140 32.9
TOTAL426100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


During the past six months, how often did you attend religious services? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELG497N)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 61 27.7
2) Once a month 39 17.7
3) Less than monthly 49 22.3
4) Never 71 32.3
TOTAL220100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you attend Mass? (Open-ended and code) (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 1,714 37.4
2) Two or three times a week 878 19.2
3) About once a month 662 14.5
4) Seldom or never 1,324 28.9
TOTAL4,578100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Thinking about your life these days, do you ever attend religious services, apart from occasional weddings, baptisms or funerals? (IF YES:) Do you go to religious services every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (see ARDA summary page for previous question wordings) (VCF0130)
  TOTAL %
0) INAP religion (1970-1988); atheists and agnostics are INAP (1972, 1986 only); short-form new Cross Section 180 0.5
1) Every week (Except 1970: almost every week) 8,891 26.4
2) Almost every week (no cases in 1970) 3,717 11.1
3) Once or twice a month 4,512 13.4
4) A few times a year 7,813 23.2
5) Never (1990 and later: No in filter) 6,906 20.5
7) No religious preference (1970-1988) 1,395 4.1
8) Dont know how often/Dont know if attend 16 0.0
9) NA how often/NA if attend 199 0.6
TOTAL33,629100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


How often do you attend religious services? Would you say: very often, pretty often, not too often, or never? (83) (CHURCH2)
  TOTAL %
-1) RF/DK 70 15.1
1) Never 20 4.3
2) Not too often 152 32.8
3) Pretty often 99 21.4
4) Very often 122 26.3
TOTAL463100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services--at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (RELSRVS)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 391 39.1
2) A few times a month 173 17.3
3) Less often than that 387 38.7
4) Never 45 4.5
8) DK/No Opinion 5 0.5
TOTAL1,001100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 379 37.9
2) A few times a month 173 17.3
3) Less often than that 384 38.4
4) (VOL) Never 59 5.9
8) DK/No Opinion 4 0.4
TOTAL999100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Do you attend religious services at least once a week, 2 or 3 times a month, once a month, or less than once a month? (RELATT)
  TOTAL %
1) Once a week 311 36.0
2) Two or three times a month 113 13.1
3) Once a month 87 10.1
4) Less than once a month 272 31.5
9) Dont know/Refused 80 9.3
TOTAL863100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (RELSRVS)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 419 38.9
2) A few times a month 188 17.5
3) Less often than that 416 38.6
4) Never 48 4.5
8) DK/No Opinion 6 0.6
TOTAL1,077100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[IF RELIGION is Catholic] Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (SERVICES)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 92 31.7
2) A few times a month 70 24.1
3) Less often than that 119 41.0
4) (VOL) Never 8 2.8
8) DK/No opinion 1 0.3
TOTAL290100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO IDENTIFIED THEIR RELIGION AS CHRISTIAN - EXCLUDES AGNOSTIC, ATHEIST, ISLAM, MUSLIM, NO RELIGION, NO OPINION, OR REFUSED TO IDENTIFY RELIGION) Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATNDREL)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 462 36.3
2) A few times a month 221 17.4
3) Less often than that 527 41.4
4) (VOL) Never 61 4.8
8) DK/No opinion 1 0.1
TOTAL1,272100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (CHURCH)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 331 33.4
2) A few times a month 176 17.7
3) Less often than that 431 43.4
4) (VOL) Never 53 5.3
8) DK/No Opinion 1 0.1
TOTAL992100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (RELSERV)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 428 39.6
2) A few times a month 203 18.8
3) Less often that than 412 38.1
4) Never 38 3.5
TOTAL1,081100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Recode of relig (how often attend) (RELIG2)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 128 27.8
2) Less than once a week 173 37.5
3) Once a week 93 20.2
4) More than once a week 67 14.5
TOTAL461100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 373 37.2
2) A few times a month 164 16.4
3) Less often than that 425 42.4
4) Never 40 4.0
TOTAL1,002100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


About how often do you attend religious services: About every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year or never? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week 1,426 42.5
2) Once or twice a month 627 18.7
3) A few times a year 904 26.9
4) Never 370 11.0
8) Dont know 32 1.0
TOTAL3,359100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 347 34.8
2) A few times a month 174 17.4
3) Less often than that 446 44.7
4) Never 31 3.1
TOTAL998100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend worship services at a church or synagogue? (FATCHRCH)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 201 4.7
2) Several times a year 497 11.6
3) About once a month 259 6.0
4) About 2 or 3 times a month 959 22.3
5) Once a week or more 2,384 55.4
TOTAL4,300100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


How often, if at all, have you attended religious services at each of the following: a Muslim mosque or Islamic center? (ATT_MOSQ)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 2,687 92.3
2) Once or twice 176 6.0
3) Several times 31 1.1
4) Many times 13 0.4
5) Dont know 1 0.0
6) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL2,910100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often, if at all, have you attended religious services at each of the following: a Hindu temple or center? (ATT_HIND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 2,724 93.6
2) Once or twice 149 5.1
3) Several times 18 0.6
4) Many times 15 0.5
5) Dont know 2 0.1
6) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL2,910100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often, if at all, have you attended religious services at each of the following: a Buddhist temple or center? (ATT_BUDD)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 2,620 90.0
2) Once or twice 227 7.8
3) Several times 49 1.7
4) Many times 10 0.3
5) Dont know 2 0.1
6) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL2,910100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often, if at all, have you attended religious services at each of the following: a Jewish synagogue? (ATT_SYNA)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 2,179 74.9
2) Once or twice 490 16.8
3) Several times 160 5.5
4) Many times 75 2.6
5) Dont know 4 0.1
6) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL2,910100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend worship services at a church or synagogue? (MATCHRCH)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 130 2.2
2) Several times a year 466 7.8
3) About once a month 287 4.8
4) About 2 or 3 times a month 1,159 19.3
5) Once a week or more 3,948 65.9
TOTAL5,990100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


When you were growing up, how often did you attend religious services? Every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (ATT_CHLD)
  TOTAL %
1) Every Week 251,311 59.3
2) Almost Every Week 75,214 17.8
3) Once or Twice a Month 34,048 8.0
4) A Few Times a Year 41,933 9.9
5) Never 17,737 4.2
6) Dont Know, Refused 3,470 0.8
TOTAL423,713100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATNDRELG)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 369 37.0
2) A few times a month 157 15.8
3) Less often than that 416 41.8
4) Never 51 5.1
8) DK/No opinion 3 0.3
TOTAL996100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services - at least once a week, a few times a month, or less often than that? (ATTENDCH)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 420 35.2
2) A few times a month 206 17.3
3) Less often than that 502 42.0
4) Never 66 5.5
TOTAL1,194100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


During the past year I have attended religious services (choose one): (RELIG91)
  TOTAL %
1) Once a week or more 24 25.0
2) Once every two weeks 23 24.0
3) Once every month 18 18.8
4) Once every six months 15 15.6
5) Once a year 16 16.7
TOTAL96100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


During the past year I have attended religious services (choose one): (RELIG91)
  TOTAL %
1) Once a week or more 10 11.4
2) Once every two weeks 19 21.6
3) Once every month 24 27.3
4) Once every six months 17 19.3
5) Once a year 18 20.5
TOTAL88100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


During the past year I have attended religious services (choose one): (RELIG91)
  TOTAL %
1) Once a week or more 9 9.7
2) Once every two weeks 11 11.8
3) Once every month 27 29.0
4) Once every six months 17 18.3
5) Once a year 29 31.2
TOTAL93100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


Aside from wedding and funerals, about how often do you attend Mass? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 300 34.2
2) Two or three times a month 144 16.4
3) About once a month 119 13.6
4) A few times a year 189 21.6
5) Seldom or never 123 14.0
6) Dont know 1 0.1
TOTAL876100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y245. How regularly, if at all, do you [INSERT LIST A-D]? [READ LIST]: Attend Friday prayers at mosque? (MOSQUE)
  TOTAL %
1) Always 1 0.0
2) Usually 0 0.0
3) Sometimes 5 0.1
4) Rarely 6 0.2
5) Never 5 0.1
888) Refused 1 0.0
999) Not asked 3,352 99.5
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


IF R ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES: Do you go to religious services every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (ATTEND FRQ)
  TOTAL %
0) NA; INAP 558 30.9
1) EVERY WEEK 479 26.5
2) ALMOST EVERY WEEK 205 11.3
3) ONCE OR TWICE A MONTH 270 14.9
4) A FEW TIMES A YEAR 282 15.6
5) NEVER 8 0.4
8) DONT KNOW 1 0.1
9) REFUSED 4 0.2
TOTAL1,807100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


Please look at Card 79. About how often do you attend religious services? (ATTNDNOW)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 948 12.4
2) Once a week 1,637 21.4
3) 1-3 times per month 1,271 16.6
4) Less than once a month 2,047 26.8
5) Never 1,725 22.6
8) Refused 11 0.1
9) Dont know 4 0.1
TOTAL7,643100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


IF R ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES: Do you go to religious services every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (V083186)
  TOTAL %
-8) Dont know 1 0.0
-1) INAP, 5,-8,-9 in V083185 787 33.9
1) Every week 566 24.4
2) Almost every week 242 10.4
3) Once or twice a month 386 16.6
4) A few times a year 327 14.1
5) Never 14 0.6
TOTAL2,323100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Church Attendance (Recode of RELIG96F) (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 156 19.5
2) Once a week 249 31.1
3) 2-3 times a month 92 11.5
4) Several times a year 204 25.5
5) Never 87 10.9
6) DK/No answer 12 1.5
TOTAL800100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


IF RESPONDENT EVER ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES: Do you go to religious services every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (ATTEND2)
  TOTAL %
0) NA 6 0.6
1) Every week 414 38.9
2) Almost every week 214 20.1
3) Once or twice a month 241 22.7
4) A few times a year 182 17.1
5) Never 6 0.6
9) Refused 1 0.1
TOTAL1,064100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


31. How often do you attend religious services, not including weddings and funerals? (RELATEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week (or more often) 9,627 38.5
2) Almost every week 2,307 9.2
3) Once or twice a month 4,827 19.3
4) A few times per year 4,669 18.7
5) Less often than that 3,434 13.7
8) Dont know 105 0.4
9) Refused 45 0.2
TOTAL25,014100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


31. Not including weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services? (IF NECESSARY PROBE WITH CATEGORIES) (RELATEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week (or more often) 3,431 41.0
2) Almost every week 703 8.4
3) Once or twice a month 1,402 16.8
4) A few times per year 1,525 18.2
5) Less often than that 1,265 15.1
8) Dont know 24 0.3
9) Refused 14 0.2
TOTAL8,364100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Religious attendance (no religion included as none) (RELATEN2)
  TOTAL %
0) < yearly 130 1.8
1) Few times/yr 1,525 21.2
2) 1-2 times/mo 1,402 19.5
3) Almost weekly 703 9.8
4) Weekly or more often 3,431 47.7
TOTAL7,191100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 128 15.1
2) Once a week 267 31.4
3) 2-3 times a month 116 13.6
4) Several times a year 201 23.6
5) Never 131 15.4
6) Refused 7 0.8
TOTAL850100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 133 15.6
2) Once a week 242 28.4
3) Two to three times a month 139 16.3
4) Several times a year 193 22.7
5) Never 140 16.4
6) Refused 5 0.6
TOTAL852100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 67 14.4
2) Once a week 93 20.0
3) Two to three times a month 52 11.2
4) Several times a year 121 26.0
5) Never 128 27.5
6) Refuse 5 1.1
TOTAL466100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 238 23.5
2) Once a week 246 24.3
3) Two to three times a month 147 14.5
4) Several times a year 219 21.6
5) Never 154 15.2
6) Refused 9 0.9
TOTAL1,013100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 32 7.9
2) Once a week 118 29.1
3) Two to three times a month 61 15.1
4) Several times a year 101 24.9
5) Never 88 21.7
6) Refused 5 1.2
TOTAL405100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) MORE THAN ONCE A WEEK 120 14.3
2) ONCE A WEEK 257 30.6
3) TWO TO THREE TIMES A MONTH 132 15.7
4) SEVERAL TIMES A YEAR 196 23.3
5) NEVER 135 16.1
TOTAL840100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) MORE THAN ONCE A WEEK 28 7.0
2) ONCE A WEEK 119 29.6
3) 2-3 TIMES A MONTH 54 13.4
4) SEVERAL TIMES A YEAR 93 23.1
5) NEVER 108 26.9
TOTAL402100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) MORE THAN ONCE A WEEK 39 9.5
2) ONCE A WEEK 110 26.9
3) TWO TO THREE TIMES A MONTH 58 14.2
4) SEVERAL TIMES A YEAR 105 25.7
5) NEVER 97 23.7
TOTAL409100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


About how often do you attend religious services? (ATTNDNOW)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 1,359 12.5
2) Once a week 2,502 23.1
3) 1-3 times per month 2,095 19.3
4) Less than once a month 2,631 24.3
5) Never 2,255 20.8
8) Refused 2 0.0
9) Dont know 3 0.0
TOTAL10,847100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend worship services at a church or synagogue? (YWORSHIP)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 270 3.3
2) Several times a year 571 7.0
3) About once a month 279 3.4
4) About 2 or 3 times a month 1,226 15.1
5) Once a week or more 5,775 71.1
TOTAL8,121100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Please look at card 79. About how often do you attend religious services? (ATTNDNOW)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 419 8.5
2) Once a week 845 17.1
3) 1-3 Times per month 773 15.7
4) Less than once a month 1,382 28.0
5) Never 1,499 30.4
8) Refused 9 0.2
9) Dont know 1 0.0
TOTAL4,928100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTENDSE)
  TOTAL %
1) At least once a week 255 44.0
2) Once or more a month 107 18.5
3) Several times a year 108 18.7
4) Once a year or less 70 12.1
5) Never 39 6.7
TOTAL579100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: California, Florida, Maryland, Michigan, Oklahoma, Utah.
Frame: Other
Sample: Non-Random
Mode: Mailed


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) MORE THAN ONCE A WEEK 172 17.3
2) ONCE A WEEK 324 32.7
3) 2-3 TIMES A MONTH 160 16.1
4) SEVERAL TIMES A YEAR 170 17.1
5) NEVER 166 16.7
TOTAL992100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 168 12.3
2) Once a week 399 29.2
3) Two to three times a month 218 16.0
4) Several times a year 315 23.1
5) Never 251 18.4
6) Refuse 14 1.0
TOTAL1,365100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 151 18.2
2) Once a week 249 30.0
3) Two to three times a month 131 15.8
4) Several times a year 166 20.0
5) Never 126 15.2
6) Refuse 6 0.7
TOTAL829100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 21 12.6
2) Once a week 64 38.3
3) 2-3 times a month 40 24.0
4) Several times a year 30 18.0
5) Never 11 6.6
6) Refused 1 0.6
TOTAL167100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 149 12.0
2) Once a week 345 27.8
3) Two to three times a month 180 14.5
4) Several times a year 319 25.7
5) Never 249 20.0
TOTAL1,242100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 65 10.8
2) Once a week 104 17.3
3) Once or twice a month 33 5.5
4) A few times a year 65 10.8
5) Seldom 89 14.8
6) Never 244 40.7
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL600100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Korea
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 205 59.2
2) Once a week 89 25.7
3) Once or twice a month 28 8.1
4) A few times a year 13 3.8
5) Seldom 4 1.2
6) Never 7 2.0
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL346100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Nigeria
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 150 49.2
2) Once a week for Jumah 45 14.8
3) Once or twice a month 5 1.6
4) A few times a year 52 17.0
5) Seldom 25 8.2
6) Never 28 9.2
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL305100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Nigeria
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 79 11.8
2) Once a week 145 21.6
3) Once or twice a month 93 13.9
4) A few times a year 98 14.6
5) Seldom 152 22.7
6) Never 103 15.4
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL670100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: India
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 13 23.2
2) Once a week for Jumah 22 39.3
3) Once or twice a month 2 3.6
4) A few times a year 7 12.5
5) Seldom 4 7.1
6) Never 8 14.3
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL56100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: India
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Y60B. [IF Y60>0] About how often do you usually attend religious services there? (ATTEND1)
  TOTAL %
1) Few times a year 527 15.6
2) Many times a year 276 8.2
3) Once a month 233 6.9
4) 2-3 Times a month 420 12.5
5) Once a week 763 22.6
6) More than once a week 527 15.6
777) Dont know 4 0.1
888) Refused 1 0.0
999) Not asked 619 18.4
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y60E. [If teen attends a second religious congregation][IF Y60C=1] About how often do you usually attend religious services there? (OTHCHAT)
  TOTAL %
1) Few times a year 276 8.2
2) Many times a year 19 0.6
3) Once a month 91 2.7
4) 2-3 times a month 85 2.5
5) Once a week 63 1.9
6) More than once a week 21 0.6
777) Dont know 4 0.1
999) Not asked 2,811 83.4
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y60H. [If teen attends services at a third congregation] [IF Y60F=1] About how often do you usually attend religious services there? (OTHCHAT2)
  TOTAL %
1) Few times a year 32 0.9
2) Many times a year 6 0.2
3) Once a month 5 0.1
4) 2-3 times a month 6 0.2
5) Once a week 5 0.1
6) More than once a week 2 0.1
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Not asked 3,313 98.3
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Thinking about your life these days, do you ever attend religious services, apart from occasional weddings, baptisms or funerals? (IF YES:) Do you go to religious services every week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (IF R SAYS HE/SHE GOES TO RELIGIOUS SERVICES EVERY WEEK:) Would you say you go to religious services once a week or more often than once a week? (VCF0130A)
  TOTAL %
0) Every week -- more than once a week 1,696 12.3
1) Every week -- once a week or NA if once a week/more than once a week 1,928 14.0
2) Almost every week 1,605 11.6
3) Once or twice a month 1,964 14.2
4) A few times a year 2,111 15.3
5) Never (No in filter) 4,366 31.7
8) Dont know how often/Dont know if attend 12 0.1
9) NA how often/NA if attend; short-form new Cross Section (1992) 103 0.7
TOTAL13,785100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 2,843 26.8
2) Once a week 3,517 33.1
3) Once or twice a month 1,289 12.1
4) A few times a year 966 9.1
5) Seldom 1,126 10.6
6) Never 825 7.8
8) Dont know 19 0.2
9) Refused 26 0.2
TOTAL10,611100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: United States; Brazil, Chile and Guatemala in Latin America; Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa in Africa; and India, the Philippines and South Korea in Asia.
Frame: Other
Sample: Unknown
Mode: Other


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 176 42.2
2) Once a week for Jumah 104 24.9
3) Once or twice a month 13 3.1
4) A few times a year 56 13.4
5) Seldom 29 7.0
6) Never 38 9.1
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 1 0.2
TOTAL417100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: United States; Brazil, Chile and Guatemala in Latin America; Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa in Africa; and India, the Philippines and South Korea in Asia.
Frame: Other
Sample: Unknown
Mode: Other


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services...more than once a week, once a week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 774 13.8
2) Once a week 1,375 24.5
3) Almost every week 306 5.5
4) Once or twice a month 931 16.6
5) A few times a year 1,432 25.6
6) Never 748 13.3
7) Dont know/refused 37 0.7
TOTAL5,603100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services? (OFTATTND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 543 15.0
2) Once a week 898 24.8
3) Once or twice a month 602 16.6
4) A few times a year 669 18.4
5) Seldom 561 15.5
6) Never 325 9.0
9) Dont know/Refused 29 0.8
TOTAL3,627100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services? (ATTNDCH1)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 577 13.8
2) Once a week 1,071 25.6
3) Once or twice a month 713 17.1
4) A few times a year 860 20.6
5) Seldom 561 13.4
6) Never 361 8.6
7) Dont know/Refused 36 0.9
TOTAL4,179100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 421 13.8
2) Once a week 792 25.9
3) Once or twice a month 484 15.9
4) A few times a year 541 17.7
5) Seldom 498 16.3
6) Never 284 9.3
9) Dont Know/Refused 33 1.1
TOTAL3,053100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend1_w2) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] [IF F:3 NOT=0] F:5. About how often do you usually attend religious services there? Is it: (ATTEND1)
  TOTAL %
1) A few times a year 466 17.9
2) Many times a year 132 5.1
3) Once a month 193 7.4
4) 2-3 times a month 342 13.1
5) Once a week 441 16.9
6) More than once a week 291 11.2
666) Invalid skip 9 0.3
999) Not asked 730 28.0
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(othchat_w2) [IF ATTENDS SERVICES AT ANOTHER CONGREGATION] [IF F:6=1] F:8. About how often do you usually attend religious services there? Is it: (OTHCHAT)
  TOTAL %
1) A few times a year 171 6.6
2) Many times a year 13 0.5
3) Once a month 53 2.0
4) 2-3 times a month 31 1.2
5) Once a week 19 0.7
6) More than once a week 10 0.4
666) Invalid skip 9 0.3
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Not asked 2,297 88.2
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend1_w3) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] F:5. About how often do you usually attend religious services there? Is it: (ATTEND1)
  TOTAL %
1) A few times a year 497 19.6
2) Many times a year 167 6.6
3) Once a month 190 7.5
4) 2-3 times a month 261 10.3
5) Once a week 317 12.5
6) More than once a week 173 6.8
777) Dont know 2 0.1
999) Legitimate skip 925 36.5
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(othchat_w3) [IF ATTENDS SERVICES AT ANOTHER CONGREGATION] F:8. About how often do you usually attend religious services there? Is it: (OTHCHAT)
  TOTAL %
1) A few times a year 139 5.5
2) Many times a year 23 0.9
3) Once a month 33 1.3
4) 2-3 times a month 29 1.1
5) Once a week 18 0.7
6) More than once a week 6 0.2
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Legitimate skip 2,283 90.2
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 307 15.3
2) Once a week 555 27.7
3) Once or twice a month 298 14.9
4) A few times a year 361 18.0
5) Seldom 284 14.2
6) Never 183 9.1
9) Dont know/Refused 14 0.7
TOTAL2,002100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 424 12.7
2) Once a week 717 21.4
3) Once or twice a month 483 14.4
4) A few times a year 640 19.1
5) Seldom 631 18.8
6) Never 402 12.0
9) Dont know/Refused 54 1.6
TOTAL3,351100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 105 15.0
2) Once a week 164 23.4
3) Once or twice a month 99 14.1
4) A few times a year 80 11.4
5) Seldom 173 24.7
6) Never 78 11.1
8) Dont know 1 0.1
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL700100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Brazil, urban areas
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Aside from weddings and funerals how often do you attend religious services: more than once a week, once a week, once a month, a few times a year, seldom, or never? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 630 14.3
2) Once a week 1,168 26.5
3) Once or twice a month 617 14.0
4) A few times a year 846 19.2
5) Seldom 636 14.4
6) Never 468 10.6
9) Dont know/Refused 44 1.0
TOTAL4,409100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 56 9.3
2) Once a week 118 19.7
3) Once or twice a month 101 16.8
4) A few times a year 112 18.7
5) Seldom 86 14.3
6) Never 110 18.3
8) Dont know 1 0.2
9) Refused 16 2.7
TOTAL600100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Chile
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? (Q20)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 5,792 16.3
2) Once a week 9,127 25.7
3) Once or twice a month 5,246 14.8
4) A few times a year 6,185 17.4
5) Seldom 5,354 15.1
6) Never 3,592 10.1
9) Dont know/Refused (Vol.) 260 0.7
TOTAL35,556100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If RELIG = 99, or RELIG = 11 and RELIG@ = not a non-Christian religion: Do you think of yourself as Christian or not? (CHR)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 53 44.2
2) No 44 36.7
9) Dont know/Refused 23 19.2
TOTAL120100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Q40 [ASK IF NOT MUSLIM] Aside from weddings and funeral 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? (Q40)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 6,314 36.8
2) Once a week 6,219 36.2
3) Once or twice a month 1,657 9.7
4) A few times a year 1,031 6.0
5) Seldom 829 4.8
6) Never 588 3.4
8) Dont know 282 1.6
9) Refused 241 1.4
TOTAL17,161100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: sub-Saharan Africa (Botswana, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania)
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Q41[ ASK IF MUSLIM] On average, how often do you attend the mosque or Islamic Center for salah and Jumah Prayer? (Q41)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 4,850 61.6
2) Once a week for Jumah prayer 1,721 21.9
3) Once or twice a month 212 2.7
4) A few times a year, especially for the Eid 327 4.2
5) Seldom 334 4.2
6) Never 308 3.9
8) Dont know 32 0.4
9) Refused 86 1.1
TOTAL7,870100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: sub-Saharan Africa (Botswana, Cameroon, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania)
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque or Islamic center for salah and Jumah prayer? (QE1)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 212,165 17.0
2) Once a week for Jumah prayer 281,008 22.6
3) Once or twice a month 97,439 7.8
4) A few times a year, especially for the Eid 223,543 18.0
5) Seldom 201,061 16.1
6) Never 229,877 18.5
TOTAL1,245,093100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 368 12.3
2) Once a week 695 23.1
3) Once or twice a month 461 15.4
4) A few times a year 584 19.4
5) Seldom 415 13.8
6) Never 428 14.3
9) (VOL.) Dont know/Refused 52 1.7
TOTAL3,003100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 126 13.0
2) Once a week 463 47.9
3) Once or twice a month 184 19.0
4) A few times a year 49 5.1
5) Seldom 131 13.6
6) Never 11 1.1
8) Dont know 2 0.2
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL966100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: The Philippines
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 14 40.0
2) Once a week for Jumah 15 42.9
3) Once or twice a month 1 2.9
4) A few times a year 3 8.6
5) Seldom 1 2.9
6) Never 1 2.9
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL35100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: The Philippines
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 124 16.0
2) Once a week 298 38.5
3) Once or twice a month 105 13.5
4) A few times a year 86 11.1
5) Seldom 66 8.5
6) Never 89 11.5
8) Dont know 6 0.8
9) Refused 1 0.1
TOTAL775100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: South Africa
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 10 40.0
2) Once a week for Jumah 8 32.0
3) Once or twice a month 1 4.0
4) A few times a year 2 8.0
5) Seldom 3 12.0
6) Never 1 4.0
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL25100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: South Africa
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 119 16.1
2) Once a week 205 27.7
3) Once or twice a month 104 14.1
4) A few times a year 130 17.6
5) Seldom 99 13.4
6) Never 79 10.7
8) Dont know 3 0.4
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL739100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? (Q20)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 36 9.0
2) Once a week 82 20.4
3) Once or twice a month 42 10.5
4) A few times a year 70 17.5
5) Seldom 102 25.4
6) Never 62 15.5
9) Dont know/Refused (Vol.) 7 1.7
TOTAL401100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 501 14.7
2) Once a week 891 26.1
3) Once or twice a month 420 12.3
4) A few times a year 594 17.4
5) Seldom 561 16.4
6) Never 427 12.5
8) Dont know 13 0.4
9) Refused 5 0.1
TOTAL3,412100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend Mass? (MASSATT)
  TOTAL %
1) Daily 59 4.1
2) At least once a week 580 40.0
3) Almost every week 181 12.5
4) About once a month 250 17.3
5) Seldom 312 21.5
6) Never 56 3.9
7) Dont know/No answer/Refused 11 0.8
TOTAL1,449100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? (FREQATND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 804 17.2
2) Once a week 1,226 26.2
3) Once or twice a month 795 17.0
4) A few times a year 793 16.9
5) Seldom 676 14.4
6) Never 346 7.4
9) Dont know/Refused 43 0.9
TOTAL4,683100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services -- More than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, or hardly ever? (RELIG2)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 363 22.5
2) Once a week 504 31.3
3) Once or twice a month 210 13.0
4) Several times a year 175 10.9
5) Hardly ever 275 17.1
6) Never 79 4.9
7) Dont know/Refused 4 0.2
TOTAL1,610100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 1,496 13.7
2) Once a week 2,681 24.5
3) Once or twice a month 1,567 14.3
4) A few times a year 2,189 20.0
5) Seldom 1,668 15.2
6) Never 1,169 10.7
9) Dont know/Refused (Vol.) 169 1.5
TOTAL10,939100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 300 15.0
2) Once a week 494 24.7
3) Once or twice a month 303 15.1
4) A few times a year 365 18.2
5) Seldom 293 14.6
6) Never 235 11.7
9) Dont know/Refused 14 0.7
TOTAL2,004100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 406 15.1
2) Once a week 654 24.3
3) Once or twice a month 361 13.4
4) A few times a year 534 19.8
5) Seldom 402 14.9
6) Never 295 11.0
9) Dont know/Refused 42 1.6
TOTAL2,694100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


IF YES TO F_QN22: About how often do you attend worship services at an evangelical or Pentecostal church? Would you say... (F_QN23)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 6 5.0
2) Once a week 2 1.7
3) Once or twice a month 11 9.2
4) A few times a year 47 39.5
5) Less often 42 35.3
6) I used to attend an evangelical or Pentecostal church in the past, but do not any longer 11 9.2
TOTAL119100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Now, I have some questions about your religious beliefs and practices. 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? (QN23)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 804 20.0
2) Once a week 1,052 26.2
3) Once or twice a month 630 15.7
4) A few times a year 534 13.3
5) Seldom 501 12.5
6) Never 465 11.6
8) Dont know 18 0.4
9) Refused 12 0.3
TOTAL4,016100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services- more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, or hardly ever? (RELIG2)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 241 17.2
2) Once a week 421 30.1
3) Once or twice a month 187 13.4
4) Several times a year 202 14.4
5) Hardly ever 291 20.8
6) Never 43 3.1
7) Dont know/refused 15 1.1
TOTAL1,400100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? (CHURCH97)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 1,674 13.7
2) Once a week 3,073 25.2
3) Once or twice a month 1,851 15.2
4) A few times a year 2,264 18.6
5) Seldom 2,068 16.9
6) Never 1,133 9.3
9) Dont know/Refused 138 1.1
TOTAL12,201100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


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 2,531 14.3
2) Once a week 4,147 23.5
3) Once or twice a month 2,825 16.0
4) A few times a year 3,205 18.2
5) Seldom 2,909 16.5
6) Never 1,859 10.5
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 180 1.0
TOTAL17,656100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Do you attend religious services more than once a week, once a week, two or three times a month, once a month, less than once a month, or not at all? (RELATT)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 139 14.1
2) Once a week 242 24.5
3) Two or three times a month 108 10.9
4) Once a month 97 9.8
5) Less than once a month, or 150 15.2
6) Not at all 251 25.4
TOTAL987100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[ASK ALL:] 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 421 12.8
2) Once a week 803 24.4
3) Once or twice a month 496 15.1
4) A few times a year 678 20.6
5) Seldom 505 15.3
6) Never 359 10.9
9) Dont know/Refused 29 0.9
TOTAL3,291100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 190 31.5
2) Once a week 287 47.5
3) Once or twice a month 57 9.4
4) A few times a year 26 4.3
5) Seldom 24 4.0
6) Never 13 2.2
8) Dont know 1 0.2
9) Refused 6 1.0
TOTAL604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Kenya
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


On average, how often do you attend the mosque for salah and Jumah Prayer? [Question asked only of Muslims in Brazil, India, Kenya, Nigeria, Philippines, and South Africa.] (ATTEND_M)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 24 48.0
2) Once a week for Jumah 19 38.0
3) Once or twice a month 3 6.0
4) A few times a year 0 0.0
5) Seldom 0 0.0
6) Never 3 6.0
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 1 2.0
TOTAL50100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Kenya
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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? [Question asked of all respondents in Chile, Guatemala, South Korea, and the United States. In all other countries, question asked only if respondent is not Muslim.] (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 268 26.7
2) Once a week 372 37.0
3) Once or twice a month 96 9.6
4) A few times a year 77 7.7
5) Seldom 123 12.2
6) Never 69 6.9
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) Refused 0 0.0
TOTAL1,005100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Guatemala
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


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 398 14.9
2) Once a week 660 24.7
3) Once or twice a month 393 14.7
4) A few times a year 523 19.6
5) Seldom 430 16.1
6) Never 232 8.7
9) Dont know/Refused 35 1.3
TOTAL2,671100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often have you been attending [church/synagogue/mosque/temple] services in the last year? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Refused 0 0.0
1) Never 668 26.1
2) Less than once a month 492 19.2
3) Once a month 249 9.7
4) 2-3 times a month 316 12.4
5) Once a week 545 21.3
6) More than once a week 272 10.6
99) Dont know 14 0.5
TOTAL2,556100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious service - more than once a week, once a week, once or twice a month, several times a year, or hardly ever? (RELIG2)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 199 17.6
2) Once a week 296 26.2
3) Once or twice a month 170 15.0
4) Several times a year 161 14.2
5) Hardly ever 258 22.8
6) Never 43 3.8
7) Dont know/refused 4 0.4
TOTAL1,131100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 447 13.4
2) Once a week 826 24.7
3) Once or twice a month 488 14.6
4) A few times a year 667 20.0
5) Seldom 490 14.7
6) Never 376 11.3
9) Dont know/Refused 46 1.4
TOTAL3,340100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? (RELSERV)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 979 16.7
2) Once a week 1,660 28.4
3) Once or twice a month 962 16.4
4) A few times a year 1,008 17.2
5) Seldom 754 12.9
6) Never 446 7.6
9) Dont know/refused 46 0.8
TOTAL5,855100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 497 12.1
2) Once a week 1,073 26.2
3) Once or twice a month 575 14.0
4) A few times a year 817 19.9
5) Seldom 736 18.0
6) Never 375 9.1
9) Dont know/Refused 26 0.6
TOTAL4,099100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend Mass? (MASSATT)
  TOTAL %
1) Daily 37 2.3
2) At least once a week 612 37.7
3) Almost every week 166 10.2
4) About once a month 239 14.7
5) Seldom 392 24.2
6) Never 140 8.6
7) No answer 36 2.2
TOTAL1,622100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Please indicate how often you attend or participate in each of the following -- Sacrament Service (SACRMTG)
  TOTAL %
1) Every Week 354 38.5
2) Almost Every Week 202 22.0
3) At Least Twice a Month 76 8.3
4) About Once a Month 48 5.2
5) Several Times a Year 77 8.4
6) Seldom or Never 163 17.7
TOTAL920100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Regional samples of Mormons in Salt Lake City, UT and San Francisco, CA
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you attend Mass? (ATTMASS)
  TOTAL %
1) Daily 34 1.8
2) At least once a week 721 39.2
3) Almost every week 272 14.8
4) About once a month 323 17.6
5) Seldom 364 19.8
6) Never 92 5.0
7) Dont know/No answer/Refused 33 1.8
TOTAL1,839100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never or almost never 44 14.5
2) A few times a year 72 23.7
3) At least once a month 31 10.2
4) 1-3 times per month 55 18.1
5) Weekly 80 26.3
6) More than once a week 22 7.2
TOTAL304100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: The target population for this survey was students at Winthrop University, a state university in South Carolina.
Frame: Other
Sample: Unknown
Mode: Other


Over the past year, how often, if at all, did you attend religious services? (SERV2)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 154 19.1
2) Once a week 172 21.3
3) Two to three times a month 124 15.4
4) About once a month 75 9.3
5) Less than once a month 151 18.7
6) Never 125 15.5
8) Dont know 3 0.4
9) Refused 2 0.2
TOTAL806100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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? (OFTSRVCS)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 458 16.5
2) Once a week 708 25.5
3) Once or twice a month 384 13.8
4) A few times a year 478 17.2
5) Seldom 449 16.2
6) Never 281 10.1
9) Dont know/Refused 20 0.7
TOTAL2,778100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (RELOFTEN)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 48 17.1
2) Weekly 83 29.5
3) At least once a month 29 10.3
4) Several times a year 38 13.5
5) Once or twice a year 46 16.4
6) Never 37 13.2
TOTAL281100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


Please indicate how often you attend or participate in each of the following -- Sacrament Service (SACRMTG)
  TOTAL %
1) Every Week 55 20.0
2) Almost Every Week 41 14.9
3) At Least Twice a Month 10 3.6
4) About Once a Month 13 4.7
5) Several Times a Year 26 9.5
6) Seldom or Never 130 47.3
TOTAL275100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


Aside from weddings and funerals, how often do you attend religious services: more than once a week, once a week, almost every week, once or twice a month, a few times a year, or never? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 407 14.0
2) Once a week 634 21.8
3) Almost every week 187 6.4
4) Once or twice a month 462 15.9
5) A few times a year 710 24.4
6) Never 491 16.9
7) Dont know 17 0.6
8) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL2,910100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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 1,338 13.6
2) Once a week 2,468 25.1
3) Once or twice a month 1,573 16.0
4) A few times a year 1,837 18.7
5) Seldom 1,569 16.0
6) Never 929 9.5
9) Dont know/Refused 108 1.1
TOTAL9,822100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


P80. In the last 12 MONTHS, how often have you been attending religious services, not including weddings, baptisms, and funerals? [READ LIST] (PATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 589 17.5
2) Once a week 849 25.2
3) 2-3 times a month 419 12.4
4) Once a month 206 6.1
5) Many times a year 195 5.8
6) Few times a year 587 17.4
7) Never 521 15.5
777) Dont know 2 0.1
888) Refused 2 0.1
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Teen attendance at first named church (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 619 18.4
1) Few times a year 527 15.6
2) Many times a year 276 8.2
3) Once a month 233 6.9
4) 2-3 times a month 420 12.5
5) Once a week 763 22.6
6) More than once a week 527 15.6
777) Dont know 4 0.1
888) Refused 1 0.0
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend_w2) Teen attendance at first named church (ATTENDFR)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 730 28.0
1) Few times a year 466 17.9
2) Many times a year 132 5.1
3) Once a month 193 7.4
4) 2-3 times a month 342 13.1
5) Once a week 441 16.9
6) More than once a week 291 11.2
666) Invalid skip 9 0.3
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attend_w3) (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 925 36.5
1) Few times a year 497 19.6
2) Many times a year 167 6.6
3) Once a month 190 7.5
4) 2-3 times a month 261 10.3
5) Once a week 317 12.5
6) More than once a week 173 6.8
777) Dont know 2 0.1
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often, if at all, do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 568 11.3
2) About once a week 1,070 21.3
3) Several times a month 472 9.4
4) About once a month 331 6.6
5) Several times a year 817 16.3
6) Once a year or less 642 12.8
7) Never 1,081 21.5
8) Dont know/Refused 38 0.8
TOTAL5,019100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? Never, hardly ever except holidays, less than once a month, about once a month, two to three times a month, once a week, or more than once a week? (V141)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 339 16.3
2) Hardly ever, except holidays 401 19.3
3) Less than once a month 114 5.5
4) About once a month 187 9.0
5) Two to three times a month 273 13.1
6) Once a week 464 22.3
7) More than once a week 296 14.2
8) Dont know 4 0.2
9) Refused 3 0.1
TOTAL2,081100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 99 18.3
2) About once a year 22 4.1
3) A few times a year 72 13.3
4) About once a month 54 10.0
5) More than once a month 56 10.4
6) Once a week 147 27.2
7) More than once a week 90 16.7
TOTAL540100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN ANY SMALL GROUP THAT MEETS REGULARLY AND PROVIDES SUPPORT OR CARING FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATE IN IT: How often, if at all, do you attend religious services? (ATTNDCH)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 291 28.6
2) About once a week 348 34.2
3) Several times a month 98 9.6
4) About once a month 53 5.2
5) Several times a year 89 8.7
6) Once a year or less 62 6.1
7) Never 70 6.9
8) Dont know/Refused 8 0.8
TOTAL1,019100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often have you been attending church/synagogue services in the last year? (BEGIN READING ANSWER CATEGORIES) (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than 1x/wk 617 23.8
2) Once a week 820 31.7
3) 2-3 times a month 448 17.3
4) Once a month 107 4.1
5) Many times/year 68 2.6
6) Few times/year 307 11.9
7) Never 219 8.5
8) DK 3 0.1
9) Refused 1 0.0
TOTAL2,590100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 74 18.3
2) About once a year 15 3.7
3) A few times a year 55 13.6
4) About once a month 30 7.4
5) More than once a month 39 9.6
6) Once a week 119 29.4
7) More than once a week 67 16.5
8) Dont know/not sure 6 1.5
TOTAL405100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) More than once a week 318 12.4
2) Once a week 683 26.6
3) Two or three times a month 323 12.6
4) Once a month 218 8.5
5) Less than once a month 188 7.3
6) Hardly ever, except holidays 493 19.2
7) Never 347 13.5
TOTAL2,570100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Ohio, Massachusetts, North Carolina and California
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (FREQREL)
  TOTAL %
1) Once a year or less 45 12.9
2) A few times a year 61 17.5
3) About once a month 33 9.5
4) Two to three times a month 23 6.6
5) Every week 88 25.3
6) Several times a week 35 10.1
7) Never 61 17.5
8) Dont know 2 0.6
TOTAL348100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 135 26.0
2) About once a year 27 5.2
3) A few times a year 61 11.8
4) About once a month 31 6.0
5) More than once a month 28 5.4
6) Once a week 126 24.3
7) More than once a week 111 21.4
TOTAL519100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO HAVE A RELIGIOUS PREFERENCE: How often do you attend church? (RELOFTEN)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 34 12.5
2) Once or less a year 24 8.8
3) Once or more a year 42 15.4
4) Once a month 24 8.8
5) Less than weekly 31 11.4
6) Weekly 81 29.7
7) More than weekly 37 13.6
TOTAL273100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 121 32.6
2) About once a year 13 3.5
3) A few times a year 45 12.1
4) About once a month 23 6.2
5) More than Once a month 27 7.3
6) Once a week 93 25.1
7) More than once a week 47 12.7
9) Dont know 2 0.5
TOTAL371100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 72 13.4
2) About once a year 27 5.0
3) A few times a year 89 16.5
4) About once a month 45 8.4
5) More than once a month 44 8.2
6) Once a week 148 27.5
7) More than once a week 109 20.3
8) Dont know/not sure 4 0.7
TOTAL538100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 74 13.1
2) About once a year 50 8.8
3) A few times a year 71 12.6
4) About once a month 47 8.3
5) More than once a month 59 10.4
6) Once a week 143 25.3
7) More than once a week 117 20.7
8) Dont know 4 0.7
TOTAL565100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 86 20.8
2) About once a year 40 9.7
3) A few times a year 58 14.0
4) About once a month 35 8.5
5) More than once a month 31 7.5
6) Once a week 91 22.0
7) More than once a week 71 17.2
8) Dont know 1 0.2
TOTAL413100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 71 18.1
2) About once a year 30 7.6
3) A few times a year 36 9.2
4) About once a month 21 5.3
5) More than once a month 38 9.7
6) Once a week 112 28.5
7) More than once a week 80 20.4
8) Dont know 5 1.3
TOTAL393100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 65 13.3
2) About once a year 35 7.1
3) A few times a year 71 14.5
4) About once a month 40 8.2
5) More than once a month 52 10.6
6) Once a week 151 30.8
7) More than once a week 71 14.5
8) Dont know 5 1.0
TOTAL490100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 68 13.7
2) About once a year 54 10.8
3) A few times a year 96 19.3
4) About once a month 45 9.0
5) More than once a month 59 11.8
6) Once a week 103 20.7
7) More than once a week 70 14.1
8) Dont know 3 0.6
TOTAL498100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 71 16.9
2) About once a year 29 6.9
3) A few times a year 65 15.5
4) About once a month 24 5.7
5) More than once a month 32 7.6
6) Once a week 114 27.1
7) More than once a week 82 19.5
8) Dont know 3 0.7
TOTAL420100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 57 14.4
2) About once a year 22 5.6
3) A few times a year 67 16.9
4) About once a month 37 9.3
5) More than once a month 46 11.6
6) Once a week 119 30.1
7) More than once a week 46 11.6
8) Dont know 2 0.5
TOTAL396100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 85 21.3
2) About once a year 14 3.5
3) A few times a year 56 14.0
4) About once a month 32 8.0
5) More than once a month 36 9.0
6) Once a week 111 27.8
7) More than once a week 66 16.5
TOTAL400100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 42 10.8
2) About once a year 43 11.1
3) A few times a year 73 18.8
4) About once a month 35 9.0
5) More than once a month 35 9.0
6) Once a week 108 27.8
7) More than once a week 53 13.6
TOTAL389100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 76 19.0
2) About once a year 42 10.5
3) A few times a year 82 20.6
4) About once a month 33 8.3
5) More than once a month 35 8.8
6) Once a week 79 19.8
7) More than once a week 52 13.0
TOTAL399100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (RELOFTEN)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 56 15.4
2) Once or less a year 37 10.2
3) Once or more a year 71 19.5
4) Once a month 42 11.5
5) Less than weekly 37 10.2
6) Weekly 86 23.6
7) More than weekly 35 9.6
TOTAL364100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (RELOFTEN)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 50 14.4
2) Once a year 29 8.3
3) A few times a year 77 22.1
4) About once a month 34 9.8
5) Less than weekly 37 10.6
6) Weekly 79 22.7
7) More than weekly 42 12.1
TOTAL348100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 9 3.4
2) About once a year 8 3.0
3) A few times a year 41 15.5
4) About once a month 18 6.8
5) More than once a month 25 9.4
6) Once a week 112 42.3
7) More than once a week 52 19.6
TOTAL265100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[ASK ART_3 IF ART_2=2. ELSE SKIP TO ART_5.] How often do you attend worship services at your congregation? (ART_3)
  TOTAL %
-7) Refused 1 0.1
-4) Dont know 2 0.2
1) Never 26 2.0
2) Once or twice 135 10.6
3) Several times (but less than once a month) 173 13.6
4) Once a month 116 9.1
5) 2-3 times a month 200 15.7
6) Once a week 412 32.3
7) Twice a week 116 9.1
8) Three times a week or more 94 7.4
TOTAL1,275100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend worship services at other congregations? (ART_4)
  TOTAL %
-7) Refused 1 0.2
1) Never 8 1.3
2) Once or twice 310 49.4
3) Several times (but less than once a month) 181 28.8
4) Once a month 50 8.0
5) 2-3 times a month 52 8.3
6) Once a week 14 2.2
7) Twice a week 8 1.3
8) Three times a week or more 4 0.6
TOTAL628100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend worship services, not including weddings or funerals? (CI_0)
  TOTAL %
-7) Refused 4 0.2
-4) Dont know 4 0.2
1) Never 667 25.5
2) Once or twice a year 426 16.3
3) Several times a year (but less than once a month) 347 13.3
4) Once a month 163 6.2
5) Two or three times a month 245 9.4
6) Once a week 490 18.8
7) Twice a week 148 5.7
8) Three times a week or more 117 4.5
TOTAL2,611100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend Church services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 1 0.3
2) Less than once a year 3 0.8
3) About once a year 8 2.0
4) Several times a year 70 17.7
5) About every month 36 9.1
6) A couple of times every month 71 17.9
7) Nearly every week 166 41.9
8) More than once a week 41 10.4
TOTAL396100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: Denominations
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Over the past year, how often, if at all, did you attend religious services? (REL4)
  TOTAL %
1) Several times a week 129 21.0
2) Once a week 117 19.1
3) Nearly every week 37 6.0
4) 2 to 3 times a month 63 10.3
5) About once a month 26 4.2
6) Several times this past year 50 8.2
7) About once or twice this past year 78 12.7
8) Never 105 17.1
98) Dont know 7 1.1
99) Refused 1 0.2
TOTAL613100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Q5 How often do you attend religious services? (Q5)
  TOTAL %
1) Never 358 21.1
2) Less than once a year 105 6.2
3) Once or twice a year 159 9.4
4) Several times a year 210 12.4
5) Once a month 57 3.4
6) 2-3 times a month 137 8.1
7) About weekly 135 7.9
8) Weekly 393 23.1
9) Several times a week 145 8.5
TOTAL1,699100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 739 20.8
1) Less than once a year 246 6.9
2) Once a year 490 13.8
3) Several times a year 378 10.6
4) Once a month 245 6.9
5) Two to three times a month 297 8.3
6) Nearly every week 168 4.7
7) Every week 687 19.3
8) More than once a week 297 8.3
9) Dont know, no answer 12 0.3
TOTAL3,559100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 513 18.6
1) Less than once a year 194 7.0
2) About once or twice a year 385 13.9
3) Several times a year 357 12.9
4) About once a month 188 6.8
5) 2-3 times a month 258 9.3
6) Nearly every week 180 6.5
7) Every week 455 16.5
8) Several times a week 213 7.7
9) Dont know, No answer 22 0.8
TOTAL2,765100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Q4. How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 22 1.7
1) Less than once a year 125 9.9
2) Once or twice a year 167 13.2
3) Several times a year 174 13.7
4) Once a month 60 4.7
5) 2-3 times a month 130 10.2
6) About weekly 99 7.8
7) Weekly 336 26.5
8) Several times a week 156 12.3
TOTAL1,269100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mixed-mode


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 471 16.7
1) Less than once a year 198 7.0
2) About once or twice a year 396 14.1
3) Several times a year 371 13.2
4) About once a month 191 6.8
5) 2-3 times a month 255 9.1
6) Nearly every week 169 6.0
7) Every week 508 18.1
8) Several times a week 242 8.6
9) Dont know, No answer 11 0.4
TOTAL2,812100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 1,020 22.6
1) Less than once a year 302 6.7
2) About once or twice a year 571 12.7
3) Several times a year 502 11.1
4) About once a month 308 6.8
5) 2-3 times a month 380 8.4
6) Nearly every week 240 5.3
7) Every week 839 18.6
8) Several times a week 329 7.3
9) Dont know, No answer 19 0.4
TOTAL4,510100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 583 20.7
1) Less than once a year 219 7.8
2) About once or twice a year 334 11.9
3) Several times a year 369 13.1
4) About once a month 197 7.0
5) 2-3 times a month 221 7.8
6) Nearly every week 131 4.7
7) Every week 488 17.3
8) Several time a week 195 6.9
9) Dont know, No answer 80 2.8
TOTAL2,817100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 180 13.1
1) Less than once a year 114 8.3
2) About once or twice a year 163 11.9
3) Several times a year 175 12.8
4) About once a month 105 7.7
5) 2-3 times a month 127 9.3
6) Nearly every week 70 5.1
7) Every week 306 22.3
8) Several times a week 93 6.8
9) Dont know, no answer 39 2.8
TOTAL1,372100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 438 15.1
1) Less than once a year 253 8.7
2) About once or twice a year 400 13.8
3) Several times a year 416 14.3
4) About once a month 190 6.5
5) 2-3 times a month 271 9.3
6) Nearly every week 160 5.5
7) Every week 486 16.7
8) Several times a week 209 7.2
9) Dont know, no answer 81 2.8
TOTAL2,904100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG96F)
  TOTAL %
0) DK/No Answre 12 1.5
1) More than once a week 156 19.5
2) Every week 221 27.6
3) Nearly every week 28 3.5
4) 2-3 times a month 92 11.5
5) Once a month 59 7.4
6) Several times a year 96 12.0
7) Once a year 31 3.9
8) Less than once a year 18 2.3
9) Never 87 10.9
TOTAL800100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 254 17.2
1) Less than once a year 108 7.3
2) About once or twice a year 168 11.3
3) Several times a year 194 13.1
4) About once a month 116 7.8
5) 2-3 times a month 143 9.7
6) Nearly every week 109 7.4
7) Every week 277 18.7
8) Several times a week 109 7.4
9) Dont know, No answer 3 0.2
TOTAL1,481100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 190 12.5
1) Less than once a year 136 9.0
2) About once or twice a year 202 13.3
3) Several times a year 179 11.8
4) About once a month 118 7.8
5) 2-3 times a month 148 9.8
6) Nearly every week 83 5.5
7) Every week 344 22.7
8) Several times a week 92 6.1
9) Dont know, no answer 25 1.6
TOTAL1,517100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 546 19.3
1) Less than once a year 294 10.4
2) About once or twice a year 296 10.5
3) Several times a year 307 10.8
4) About once a month 206 7.3
5) 2-3 times a month 244 8.6
6) Nearly every week 188 6.6
7) Every week 489 17.3
8) Several times a week 218 7.7
9) Dont know, No answer 44 1.6
TOTAL2,832100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 194 12.9
1) Less than once a year 136 9.1
2) About once or twice a year 203 13.5
3) Several times a year 232 15.5
4) About once a month 106 7.1
5) Two to three times a month 100 6.7
6) Nearly every week 90 6.0
7) Every week 298 19.9
8) Several times a week 133 8.9
9) Dont know or no answer 7 0.5
TOTAL1,499100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 167 11.4
1) Less than once a year 109 7.4
2) About once or twice a year 230 15.7
3) Several times a year 223 15.2
4) About once a month 98 6.7
5) Two to three times a month 118 8.0
6) Nearly every week 91 6.2
7) Every week 316 21.5
8) Several times a week 109 7.4
9) Dont know or no answer 7 0.5
TOTAL1,468100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 239 15.6
1) Less than once a year 134 8.7
2) About once or twice a year 202 13.2
3) Several times a year 175 11.4
4) About once a month 103 6.7
5) Two to three times a month 145 9.5
6) Nearly every week 107 7.0
7) Every week 299 19.5
8) Several times a week 123 8.0
9) Dont know or no answer 5 0.3
TOTAL1,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (CHATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 0 0.0
1) Less than once a year 36 6.1
2) About once or twice a year 74 12.5
3) Several times a year 55 9.3
4) About once a month 57 9.6
5) 2-3 times a month 61 10.3
6) Nearly every week 43 7.3
7) Every week 172 29.0
8) Several times a week 83 14.0
9) No answer 12 2.0
TOTAL593100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIG96F)
  TOTAL %
0) Dont know/No answer 1 0.2
1) More than once a week 49 11.6
2) Every week 103 24.4
3) Nearly every week 15 3.6
4) 2-3 times a month 42 10.0
5) Once a month 36 8.5
6) Several times a year 67 15.9
7) Once a year 22 5.2
8) Less than once a year 21 5.0
9) Never 66 15.6
TOTAL422100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[THIS VARIABLE WAS CALLED RELIG PRIOR TO THE SPRING 1999 ADMINISTRATION OF THIS POLL. CATEGORIES INCREASED FROM 6 TO 10 IN FALL 1999.] How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIGF99)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 80 19.9
1) Less than once or twice a year 33 8.2
2) About once or twice a year 42 10.4
3) Several times a year 41 10.2
4) About once a month 29 7.2
5) Two to three times a month 36 9.0
6) Nearly every week 10 2.5
7) Every week 103 25.6
8) Several times a week 22 5.5
9) Dont know / No answer 6 1.5
TOTAL402100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 481 16.1
1) Less than once a year 226 7.6
2) About once or twice a year 416 13.9
3) Several times a year 382 12.8
4) About once a month 221 7.4
5) Two to three times a month 274 9.2
6) Nearly every week 146 4.9
7) Every week 560 18.7
8) Several times a week 235 7.9
9) Dont know, no answer 51 1.7
TOTAL2,992100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 259 16.1
1) Less than once a year 136 8.5
2) About once or twice a year 193 12.0
3) Several times a year 176 11.0
4) About once a month 112 7.0
5) Two to three times a month 137 8.5
6) Nearly every week 99 6.2
7) Every week 321 20.0
8) Several times a week 135 8.4
9) Dont know, no answer 38 2.4
TOTAL1,606100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


How often do you attend church or other religious services? (RELIGF99)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 100 11.8
1) Less that once or twice a year 65 7.7
2) About once or twice a year 61 7.2
3) Several times a year 79 9.3
4) About once a month 74 8.7
5) 2 to 3 times a month 77 9.1
6) Nearly every week 41 4.8
7) Every week 236 27.9
8) Several times a week 106 12.5
9) Dont Know/No answer 8 0.9
TOTAL847100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 67 17.7
1) Less than once a year 33 8.7
2) About once or twice a year 56 14.8
3) Several times a year 40 10.6
4) About once a month 30 7.9
5) 2-3 times a month 38 10.1
6) Nearly every week 11 2.9
7) Every week 64 16.9
8) Several times a week 39 10.3
TOTAL378100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend religious services? (ATTEND)
  TOTAL %
0) Never 82 16.7
1) Less than once a year 34 6.9
2) About once a year 39 7.9
3) Several times a year 74 15.1
4) About once a month 39 7.9
5) Two to three times a month 34 6.9
6) Nearly every week 40 8.1
7) Every week 97 19.8
8) Several times a week 52 10.6
TOTAL491100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you attend Sunday worship services? (Choose the answer which comes closest to describing what you do.) (RELGC10)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week 14 16.3
2) Nearly every week 17 19.8
3) About three times a month 4 4.7
4) About twice a month 7 8.1
5) About once a month 12 14.0
6) About every six weeks 3 3.5
7) About every three months 4 4.7
8) About once or twice a year 9 10.5
9) Less than once a year 16 18.6
TOTAL86100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


How often do you attend Sunday worship services? (Choose the answer which comes closest to describing what you do.) (RELGC10)
  TOTAL %
1) Every week 6 6.1
2) Nearly every week 9 9.2
3) About three times a month 11 11.2
4) About twice a month 10 10.2
5) About once a month 11 11.2
6) About every six weeks 10 10.2
7) About every three months 14 14.3
8) About once or twice a year 10 10.2
9) Less than once a year 17 17.3
TOTAL98100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


Y60C. [IF Y60>0] Do you attend religious services at any OTHER religious congregation? (ATTOTH1)
  TOTAL %
0) No 2,185 64.8
1) Yes 559 16.6
777) Dont know 6 0.2
888) Refused 1 0.0
999) Not asked 619 18.4
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


Y60F. [If teen attends a second religious congregation][IF Y60C=1] Do you attend religious services at any OTHER religious congregation? (ATTOTH2)
  TOTAL %
0) No 502 14.9
1) Yes 57 1.7
999) Not asked 2,811 83.4
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attoth1_w2) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] [IF F:3 NOT=0] F:6. Do you attend religious services at any other religious congregation? (ATTOTH1)
  TOTAL %
0) No 1,566 60.1
1) Yes 298 11.4
666) Invalid skip 9 0.3
777) Dont know 1 0.0
999) Not asked 730 28.0
TOTAL2,604100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


(attoth1_w3) [IF ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES, DK OR REF] F:6. Do you attend religious services at any other religious congregation? (ATTOTH1)
  TOTAL %
0) No 1,358 53.6
1) Yes 249 9.8
999) Legitimate skip 925 36.5
TOTAL2,532100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


On what day or days did you attend religious services during the last seven days? (NUMDAYS)
  TOTAL %
0) 0 days 1 0.3
1) 1 day 185 62.5
2) 2 days 42 14.2
3) 3 days 16 5.4
4) 4 days 3 1.0
5) 5 days 1 0.3
6) 6 days 2 0.7
7) 7 days 4 1.4
9) No answer 42 14.2
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Sunday (SUNDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 229 77.4
2) No 21 7.1
9) No answer 46 15.5
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Monday (MONDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 15 5.1
2) No 195 65.9
9) No answer 86 29.1
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Tuesday (TUESDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 20 6.8
2) No 182 61.5
9) No answer 94 31.8
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Wednesday (WEDNESDY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 40 13.5
2) No 171 57.8
9) No answer 85 28.7
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Thursday (THURSDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 21 7.1
2) No 180 60.8
9) No answer 95 32.1
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Friday (FRIDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 16 5.4
2) No 186 62.8
9) No answer 94 31.8
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last Saturday (SATURDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 33 11.1
2) No 172 58.1
9) No answer 91 30.7
TOTAL296100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH ONCE A WEEK OR MORE: In an average week, how many hours do you usually spend attending church services and participating in other church activities? (ATTDHRS)
  TOTAL %
0) 0 6 1.6
1) 1 40 10.6
2) 2 65 17.2
3) 3 70 18.6
4) 4 56 14.9
5) 5 38 10.1
6) 6 24 6.4
7) 7 15 4.0
8) 8 19 5.0
9) 9 4 1.1
10) 10 10 2.7
11) 11 2 0.5
12) 12 3 0.8
15) 15 4 1.1
20) 20 5 1.3
24) 24 3 0.8
29) 29 3 0.8
30) DK/No Answer 10 2.7
TOTAL377100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


IF RESPONDENT EVER ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES: IF RESPONDENT ATTENDS RELIGIOUS SERVICES EVERY WEEK: Would you say you go to religious services once a week or more often than once a week? (ATTEND3)
  TOTAL %
0) NA 5 1.2
1) Once a week 215 51.9
2) More often than once a week 194 46.9
TOTAL414100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How many days during the past seven did respondent attend religious services? (NUMDAYS)
  TOTAL %
0) 0 days 2 0.4
1) 1 day 336 66.8
2) 2 days 105 20.9
3) 3 days 29 5.8
4) 4 days 12 2.4
5) 5 days 3 0.6
6) 6 days 1 0.2
7) 7 days 8 1.6
8) Dont know 0 0.0
9) No answer 7 1.4
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Sunday (SUNDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 444 88.3
2) No 40 8.0
9) No answer 19 3.8
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Monday (MONDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 24 4.8
2) No 379 75.3
9) No answer 100 19.9
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Tuesday (TUESDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 40 8.0
2) No 358 71.2
9) No answer 105 20.9
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Wednesday (WEDNESDY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 109 21.7
2) No 302 60.0
9) No answer 92 18.3
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Thursday (THURSDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 43 8.5
2) No 348 69.2
9) No answer 112 22.3
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Friday (FRIDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 36 7.2
2) No 359 71.4
9) No answer 108 21.5
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


Did respondent attend religious services last...Saturday (SATURDAY)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 61 12.1
2) No 339 67.4
9) No answer 103 20.5
TOTAL503100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: In-Person


If ATSAME_B = 2-3 and respondent is either Protestant or just Christian (RELIG = 1 or 13): And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend services at a Protestant denomination different than your own? (Q282A) [Note: ATDPRT_B through ATMULT_B were read together as a block, but were read in a random order within the block.] (ATDPRT_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 1,103 62.7
2) No 585 33.3
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 70 4.0
TOTAL1,758100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


If ATSAME_B = 2-3: And aside from weddings and funerals, do you ever attend services of a religion different than yours that I havent mentioned? (Q282F) (ATMULT_B)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes [Other religion is specified in ATMULZ_B] 724 23.3
2) No 2,273 73.2
9) Dont know/Refused (VOL.) 109 3.5
TOTAL3,106100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


[ASKED ONLY OF RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH ONCE A WEEK OR MORE] In an average week, how many hours do you usually spend attending church services and participating in other church activities? (ATTDHRS)
  TOTAL %
0) 0 4 2.6
1) 1 25 16.4
2) 2 30 19.7
3) 3 27 17.8
4) 4 19 12.5
5) 5 13 8.6
6) 6 7 4.6
7) 7 4 2.6
8) 8 7 4.6
10) 10 4 2.6
12) 12 4 2.6
16) 16 2 1.3
20) 20 3 2.0
24) 24 2 1.3
30) Dont know/No answer 1 0.7
TOTAL152100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Regional Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


In the past seven days, how many times, if at all, did you attend religious services? (SERV1)
  TOTAL %
0) None, didnt attend 402 49.9
1) 216 26.8
2) 94 11.7
3) 60 7.4
4) 14 1.7
5) 9 1.1
6) 5 0.6
7) 2 0.2
8) 2 0.2
10) 1 0.1
99) Refused 1 0.1
TOTAL806100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Single Unit (State, County, etc.)
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


I have attended religious services of religions other than my own. (ATTNDOTH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 41 42.7
2) No 55 57.3
TOTAL96100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


I have attended religious services of religions other than my own. (ATTNDOTH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 42 47.7
2) No 46 52.3
TOTAL88100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


I have attended religious services of religions other than my own. (ATTNDOTH)
  TOTAL %
1) Yes 46 49.5
2) No 47 50.5
TOTAL93100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other: Undergraduates at University of North Carolina
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Other


How often do you and your (husband/wife) attend church together? (FRQCH80)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly or more 673 33.1
2) Once monthly+ 355 17.5
3) Several times per year 446 21.9
4) Less than once yearly 559 27.5
TOTAL2,033100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your (husband/wife) attend church together? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (ATTD88)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 450 33.6
2) Once a month 151 11.3
3) Less than monthly 237 17.7
4) Never 377 28.1
5) Dont Know 2 0.1
6) Refused 5 0.4
97) Inapplicable 119 8.9
TOTAL1,341100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your (husband/wife) attend church together? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI492)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 394 33.1
2) Once a month 121 10.2
3) Less than monthly 202 17.0
4) Never 319 26.8
5) Dont know 1 0.1
6) Refused 2 0.2
97) Inapplicable 150 12.6
TOTAL1,189100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your (husband/wife/partner) attend church together? Would you say weekly, monthly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI692O)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 55 11.7
2) Once a month 32 6.8
3) Less than monthly 40 8.5
4) Never 34 7.2
5) Dont know 2 0.4
6) Refused 1 0.2
97) Inapplicable 307 65.2
TOTAL471100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your [spouse] attend church together? Would you say weekly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (REL497)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 340 37.6
2) Once a month 109 12.1
3) Less than monthly 176 19.5
4) Never 275 30.4
8) Dont know 4 0.4
TOTAL904100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your spouse attend church together? Would you say weekly, monthly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELI697O)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 86 30.0
2) Once a month 41 14.3
3) Less than monthly 64 22.3
4) Never 96 33.4
TOTAL287100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


How often do you and your spouse attend church together? Would you say weekly, monthly, once a month, less than monthly, or never? (RELG697N)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly 24 32.9
2) Monthly 6 8.2
3) Once a month 11 15.1
4) Less than monthly 32 43.8
TOTAL73100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: U.S. Adults
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Mailed


Attend with Parent(s) (ATTWPAR)
  TOTAL %
1) Both 1,441 42.8
2) One 765 22.7
3) Neither 326 9.7
9) Never attend 838 24.9
TOTAL3,370100.0
Survey Details
Scope: Other
Frame: U.S. Youth
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


How often do you and your (husband/wife) attend church together? (FRQCH80)
  TOTAL %
1) Weekly or more 673 33.1
2) Once Monthly+ 355 17.5
3) Svrl Times per year 446 21.9
4) Less than once yearly 559 27.5
TOTAL2,033100.0
Survey Details
Scope: U.S. Sample
Frame: Other
Sample: Random Sample
Mode: Phone


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Changes: Has the respondent's attendance changed? Do they wish they could attend more often?
Importance: How important is church attendance to the respondent?
Past Attendance: How often did the respondent attend religious services at a younger age?
Personal: Scale 10: Respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given 10 response categories.
Personal: Scale 2 (Yes/No): This question type asks about church attendance using yes/no categories.
Personal: Scale 3: In this question respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given three possible response categories.
Personal: Scale 4: In this question, respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given four possible response categories (Example: Never, <1 Month, <1 a Week, Weekly +).
Personal: Scale 5: In this question, respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given five possible response categories (Example: Never, Several times a year, 1-3 times a month, Every week or nearly every week, More than once a week).
Personal: Scale 6: In this question respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given six possible response categories (Example: More than once a week, Every week, Almost every week, Once or twice a month, A few times a year, Never).
Personal: Scale 7: In this question, respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given seven possible response categories (Example: Never, Few times a year, Many times a year, Once a month, 2-3 times a month, Once a week, More than once a week).
Personal: Scale 8: In this question respondents are asked how often they attend religious services, but they are given eight possible response categories.
Personal: Scale 9: In this question, respondents report how often they attend religious services using nine possible responses (Never, Less than once a year, Once a year, Several times a year, Once a month, Two to three times a month, Nearly every week, Every week, More than once a week).
Usual Practices: This question type concerns the typical patterns of church attendance for the respondent. For example: What days does he/she typically attend? How many hours does he/she typically attend?
With Others?: This question type asks if the respondent attends services with a spouse or parents.

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