Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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RTTODIE

(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: Does the clergy at your place of worship speak out on this issue? -- Right-to-die laws
  1) Yes
  2) No
  3) Don't know

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 29.2% 29.2%
No 65.7% 94.9%
Don't know 5.1% 100.0%
Total N = 1138

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes 32.2% 30.8% 25.9% 29.2%
No 64.0% 64.4% 68.0% 65.7%
Don't know 3.9% 4.8% 6.0% 5.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1119


Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 30.8% 28.1% 29.2%
No 65.6% 65.8% 65.7%
Don't know 3.6% 6.1% 5.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1138


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent or other party No preference TOTAL
Yes 31.8% 30.5% 26.1% 12.7% 29.2%
No 62.6% 67.2% 67.3% 72.7% 65.9%
Don't know 5.6% 2.3% 6.5% 14.5% 4.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1129


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes 32.6% 33.1% 25.1% 28.8% 29.2%
No 63.4% 59.6% 70.5% 66.9% 65.7%
Don't know 4.0% 7.3% 4.5% 4.3% 5.1%
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 28.1% 37.5% 50.0% 58.2% 38.2% 0.0% 29.1%
No 66.7% 62.5% 50.0% 41.8% 55.9% 0.0% 65.8%
Don't know 5.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 5.9% 0.0% 5.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1132



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