Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Kenya

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

As I read from a list, please tell me how important each factor is in people's economic success. Are personal connections and contracts very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important factors in people's economic success?
  1) Very important
  2) Somewhat important
  3) Not too important
  4) Not at all important
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Very important 48.4% 48.4%
Somewhat important 29.1% 77.5%
Not too important 17.0% 94.5%
Not at all important 4.6% 99.1%
Don't know .9% 100.0%
Refused .0% 100.0%
Total N = 1001

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 - 24 25 - 29 30 - 39 40 - 49 50 or more TOTAL
Very important 47.6% 52.1% 47.2% 49.0% 46.9% 48.5%
Somewhat important 30.7% 27.3% 29.6% 25.0% 30.6% 28.9%
Not too important 16.9% 12.4% 22.0% 15.4% 16.3% 17.0%
Not at all important 4.2% 7.4% 1.3% 9.6% 3.1% 4.8%
Don't know 0.6% 0.8% 0.0% 1.0% 3.1% 0.9%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
997


Education (I-EDUC)

Did not complete primary (Std 7/8) Primary completed (Std 7/8) Secondary not comp. (Form 4) Secondary comp. (Form 4) Some HS or college/poly. not comp. College/poly. comp. (Diploma/Cert.) or more TOTAL
Very important 49.2% 40.7% 47.8% 47.5% 59.0% 52.6% 48.5%
Somewhat important 27.9% 29.7% 35.9% 26.9% 19.7% 32.0% 28.9%
Not too important 13.9% 22.9% 15.2% 20.0% 16.4% 11.3% 17.1%
Not at all important 5.7% 6.8% 1.1% 5.0% 4.9% 3.1% 4.6%
Don't know 3.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 1.0% 0.9%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
995


Race/Ethnicity (I-ETHNIC)

Kikuyu Luo Luhya Kamba All other groups TOTAL
Very important 37.5% 44.0% 53.9% 55.8% 53.7% 48.5%
Somewhat important 36.3% 29.7% 30.4% 26.0% 22.9% 29.0%
Not too important 21.4% 17.6% 11.3% 11.7% 18.4% 17.0%
Not at all important 4.2% 5.5% 2.6% 6.5% 5.0% 4.6%
Don't know 0.6% 3.3% 1.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.9%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1001


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Very important 50.2% 46.7% 48.4%
Somewhat important 28.7% 29.5% 29.1%
Not too important 16.5% 17.2% 16.8%
Not at all important 4.7% 4.8% 4.7%
Don't know 0.0% 1.8% 0.9%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1001


Household income (I-INCOME)

LT 150,000 shillings/yr. 150,001 to 240,000 shillings/yr. 240,001 to 600,000 shillings/yr. TOTAL
Very important 49.2% 51.0% 43.9% 49.2%
Somewhat important 29.0% 29.4% 22.0% 28.5%
Not too important 16.0% 17.6% 24.4% 16.9%
Not at all important 4.9% 1.0% 9.8% 4.6%
Don't know 0.9% 1.0% 0.0% 0.8%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
897


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Single most important thing Very important Somewhat important Not too important or Not at all imp. TOTAL
Very important 50.0% 47.0% 57.7% 33.3% 48.3%
Somewhat important 22.9% 30.1% 28.2% 45.8% 29.1%
Not too important 20.3% 17.6% 10.3% 12.5% 17.0%
Not at all important 6.8% 4.4% 2.6% 4.2% 4.6%
Don't know 0.0% 0.9% 1.3% 4.2% 0.9%
Refused 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1000



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