Spirit and Power: Survey of Pentecostals in Nigeria

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RENEWLST

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

Is the respondent a non-renewalist, Pentecostal, or Charismatic? Pentecostal is defined as belonging to a Pentecostal denomination or church, as indicated by responses labeled "coded as Pentecostal" in the Q4NIG. Charismatic is defined as non-Pentecostal Christians, who describe themselves as Pentecostal in question Q5C, or as Charismatic in question Q5D, or who say they speak or pray in tongues at least several times a year in the survey question named TONGUES.
  0) Non-renewalist
  1) Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG)
  2) Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Non-renewalist 73.7% 73.7%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 18.1% 91.8%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 8.1% 99.9%
Total N = 999

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18 - 24 25 - 29 30 - 39 40 - 49 50 or more TOTAL
Non-renewalist 73.9% 73.9% 74.1% 75.0% 73.0% 74.0%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 17.8% 19.6% 20.3% 13.5% 16.2% 18.0%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 8.3% 6.5% 5.7% 11.5% 10.8% 8.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
991


Education (I-EDUC)

Incomplete primary Comp primary OR incom secondary (tech/voc.) Comp secondary: tech./voc. Incom or com secondary: univ-prep College of educ or incom/com polythenic Some university-level educ or more TOTAL
Non-renewalist 95.9% 78.5% 71.3% 69.0% 67.6% 57.3% 73.8%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 3.1% 15.4% 17.4% 23.8% 18.3% 34.8% 18.2%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 1.0% 6.2% 11.2% 7.1% 14.1% 7.9% 8.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
997


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Non-renewalist 74.6% 73.0% 73.8%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 17.8% 18.5% 18.2%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 7.6% 8.5% 8.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
999


Household income (I-INCOME)

50,000 naira per year or less 50,001 to 150,000 naira per year 150,001 naira per year or more TOTAL
Non-renewalist 81.7% 78.9% 65.7% 75.7%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 12.6% 14.7% 21.6% 16.1%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 5.7% 6.3% 12.7% 8.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
633


Race/Ethnicity (I-ETHNIC)

Hausa Ibo Yoruba All others TOTAL
Non-renewalist 100.0% 55.8% 67.8% 67.1% 73.9%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 0.0% 32.6% 18.2% 23.8% 18.1%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 0.0% 11.6% 14.0% 9.0% 8.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
996


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Single most important thing Very important SW imp., Not too imp., or Not at all imp. TOTAL
Non-renewalist 78.2% 71.6% 61.1% 73.7%
Pentecostal (as coded in Q4NIG) 12.6% 20.5% 38.9% 18.1%
Charismatic (as indicated in questions Q5C, Q5D, or TONGUES) 9.2% 7.8% 0.0% 8.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
999



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