Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Brazil

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TRUST8

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

[Asked only if respondent belongs to a particular religion.] I'm going to read a list of institutions and people. For each one, please tell me whether you feel that you can trust them a lot, some, only a little, or not at all. How about people at your church or place of worship?
  1) Can trust a lot
  2) Can trust some
  3) Trust a little
  4) Not at all
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Can trust a lot 13.5% 13.5%
Can trust some 42.6% 56.1%
Trust a little 27.1% 83.2%
Not at all 12.6% 95.8%
Don't know 4.2% 100.0%
Refused .0% 100.0%
Total N = 943

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 - 23 24 - 29 30 - 39 40 - 49 50 or more TOTAL
Can trust a lot 12.7% 10.8% 11.0% 13.3% 24.1% 13.5%
Can trust some 40.0% 38.5% 48.0% 41.3% 43.7% 42.6%
Trust a little 26.4% 35.4% 22.5% 30.8% 18.4% 27.1%
Not at all 13.6% 13.1% 15.0% 10.5% 9.2% 12.6%
Don't know 7.3% 2.3% 3.5% 4.2% 4.6% 4.2%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
943


Education (I-EDUC)

Incomplete primary Complt. primary OR Incomp. secondary. (inc. voc/tech) Complt. sec.school: tech./voc. Type Incompl. or complt. secondary: prep. for univ. Some univ. level, with or without a diploma TOTAL
Can trust a lot 10.3% 18.3% 10.9% 19.2% 11.4% 13.5%
Can trust some 42.4% 45.9% 46.5% 33.3% 48.6% 42.6%
Trust a little 26.3% 21.1% 33.7% 30.0% 24.3% 27.1%
Not at all 16.5% 12.8% 6.9% 11.7% 8.6% 12.6%
Don't know 4.5% 1.8% 2.0% 5.8% 7.1% 4.2%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
943


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Can trust a lot 11.3% 15.6% 13.5%
Can trust some 44.7% 40.7% 42.6%
Trust a little 22.7% 31.1% 27.1%
Not at all 16.5% 9.0% 12.6%
Don't know 4.9% 3.6% 4.2%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
943


Household income (I-INCOME)

LT 400 reals per month 401 to 600 reals/ mon. 601 to 1,000 reals/ mon. 1,001 to 1,400 reals/ mon. MT 1,401 reals/ mon. TOTAL
Can trust a lot 15.3% 7.5% 11.6% 20.5% 19.6% 14.2%
Can trust some 40.9% 36.8% 52.1% 37.2% 41.1% 41.8%
Trust a little 26.3% 33.8% 21.5% 28.2% 26.2% 27.3%
Not at all 12.4% 18.0% 11.6% 10.3% 9.3% 12.7%
Don't know 5.1% 3.8% 3.3% 3.8% 3.7% 4.0%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
819


Race (I-RACE)

Branco Pardo/mulato Negro Amarelo/mestico Indigena TOTAL
Can trust a lot 13.1% 11.8% 20.0% 8.0% 25.0% 13.5%
Can trust some 45.0% 41.7% 38.9% 36.0% 25.0% 42.6%
Trust a little 23.3% 32.7% 24.4% 36.0% 25.0% 27.1%
Not at all 13.7% 10.0% 14.4% 16.0% 0.0% 12.6%
Don't know 4.8% 3.8% 2.2% 4.0% 25.0% 4.2%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
943


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Single most important thing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important TOTAL
Can trust a lot 24.5% 13.7% 8.1% 0.0% 7.1% 13.6%
Can trust some 45.3% 43.8% 41.1% 34.4% 28.6% 42.7%
Trust a little 22.6% 27.7% 26.6% 34.4% 35.7% 27.1%
Not at all 4.7% 11.8% 16.1% 25.0% 21.4% 12.3%
Don't know 2.8% 3.0% 8.1% 6.3% 7.1% 4.2%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
941



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