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American Catholic Laity Poll, 1987 - Analysis

ECNMYLTR (Weighted by WT)

In 1986, the American bishops issued a pastoral letter calling for changes in the U.S. economy. Have you heard or read about this letter?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative Percent
1) Yes35624.6%24.6%
2) No103571.4%96.0%
3) Not sure584.0%100.0%





Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MarriedDivorced/SeparatedWidowedNever marriedMissingTotal
Yes26.5%
240
20.0%
26
10.8%
10
24.0%
75
224.4%
351
No69.4%
627
74.6%
97
82.8%
77
73.5%
230
371.6%
1031
Not sure4.1%
37
5.4%
7
6.5%
6
2.6%
8
04.0%
58
Missing000050
Total 100%
904
100%
130
100%
93
100%
313
   
1440

Education (I-EDUC)

 Some high school or lessHigh school graduateSome college or vocational schoolCollege graduateGraduate or professional school (including 'some graduate or professional school' and 'graduate or professional degree')MissingTotal
Yes15.7%
48
20.7%
120
31.1%
89
32.2%
55
42.3%
44
024.6%
356
No81.4%
249
74.4%
431
63.6%
182
66.7%
114
54.8%
57
271.4%
1033
Not sure2.9%
9
4.8%
28
5.2%
15
1.2%
2
2.9%
3
03.9%
57
Missing0000020
Total 100%
306
100%
579
100%
286
100%
171
100%
104
   
1446

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackHispanicOther (including Asian)MissingTotal
Yes25.5%
316
39.5%
15
14.4%
21
21.1%
4
024.7%
356
No70.7%
877
60.5%
23
78.1%
114
78.9%
15
271.3%
1029
Not sure3.8%
47
0.0%
0
7.5%
11
0.0%
0
04.0%
58
Missing000020
Total 100%
1240
100%
38
100%
146
100%
19
   
1443

Age (I-AGE)

 18-2930-3940-4950 & overMissingTotal
Yes20.4%
85
21.8%
74
34.5%
80
25.4%
116
024.6%
355
No77.2%
322
73.2%
248
61.2%
142
70.2%
321
271.5%
1033
Not sure2.4%
10
5.0%
17
4.3%
10
4.4%
20
03.9%
57
Missing000020
Total 100%
417
100%
339
100%
232
100%
457
   
1445

Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Yes29.2%
201
20.4%
155
024.6%
356
No67.4%
464
75.0%
571
071.4%
1035
Not sure3.3%
23
4.6%
35
04.0%
58
Missing0000
Total 100%
688
100%
761
   
1449

Region (I-REGION)

 EastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Yes20.1%
38
28.2%
112
20.8%
99
27.6%
107
024.6%
356
No78.3%
148
67.5%
268
76.4%
363
65.9%
255
071.4%
1034
Not sure1.6%
3
4.3%
17
2.7%
13
6.5%
25
04.0%
58
Missing000000
Total 100%
189
100%
397
100%
475
100%
387
   
1448

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