Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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VLNTRWRK

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ATTEND CHURCH AT LEAST ONCE OR TWICE A MONTH: Which of the following, if any, do you personally do -- Do community volunteer work through your place of worship
  1) Yes
  2) No

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 55.2% 55.2%
No 44.8% 100.0%
Total N = 1138

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes 54.2% 54.1% 56.7% 55.1%
No 45.8% 45.9% 43.3% 44.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1119


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 56.1% 54.6% 55.2%
No 43.9% 45.4% 44.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent or other party No preference TOTAL
Yes 59.3% 51.1% 56.4% 41.8% 55.1%
No 40.7% 48.9% 43.6% 58.2% 44.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1129


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 46.7% 53.6% 57.3% 62.4% 55.2%
No 53.3% 46.4% 42.7% 37.6% 44.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Jewish Muslim Other non-Christian No preference Agnostic or Atheist TOTAL
Yes 55.7% 75.0% 94.4% 43.6% 20.6% 0.0% 55.3%
No 44.3% 25.0% 5.6% 56.4% 79.4% 0.0% 44.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1132



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