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American Catholic Laity Poll, 1987 - Analysis

PRSHINCO (Weighted by WT)

For each of the following areas of church life, please tell me if you think the Catholic laity should have the right to participate, or should not have the right to participate. -- How about in deciding how parish income should be spent.
 FrequencyPercentCumulative Percent
1) Should116880.6%80.6%
2) Should not19813.7%94.3%
3) Not Sure /Refused835.7%100.0%





Marital status (I-MARITAL)

 MarriedDivorced/SeparatedWidowedNever marriedMissingTotal
Should80.8%
730
79.2%
103
75.3%
70
82.1%
257
480.6%
1160
Should not14.3%
129
10.8%
14
16.1%
15
12.5%
39
113.7%
197
Not Sure /Refused5.0%
45
10.0%
13
8.6%
8
5.4%
17
05.8%
83
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
Should72.9%
223
77.5%
449
87.1%
249
86.5%
148
94.2%
98
180.7%
1167
Should not14.7%
45
17.1%
99
11.9%
34
8.8%
15
4.8%
5
013.7%
198
Not Sure /Refused12.4%
38
5.4%
31
1.0%
3
4.7%
8
1.0%
1
15.6%
81
Missing0000020
Total 100%
306
100%
579
100%
286
100%
171
100%
104
   
1446

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackHispanicOther (including Asian)MissingTotal
Should81.4%
1010
81.6%
31
75.3%
110
78.9%
15
180.7%
1166
Should not13.2%
164
15.8%
6
18.5%
27
10.5%
2
013.8%
199
Not Sure /Refused5.4%
67
2.6%
1
6.2%
9
10.5%
2
15.5%
79
Missing000020
Total 100%
1241
100%
38
100%
146
100%
19
   
1444

Age (I-AGE)

 18-2930-3940-4950 & overMissingTotal
Should80.0%
333
85.9%
292
85.0%
198
75.3%
345
080.7%
1168
Should not13.5%
56
11.8%
40
11.2%
26
16.4%
75
113.6%
197
Not Sure /Refused6.5%
27
2.4%
8
3.9%
9
8.3%
38
15.7%
82
Missing000020
Total 100%
416
100%
340
100%
233
100%
458
   
1447

Sex (I-SEX)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Should80.6%
555
80.7%
614
080.6%
1169
Should not14.4%
99
13.0%
99
013.7%
198
Not Sure /Refused5.1%
35
6.3%
48
05.7%
83
Missing0000
Total 100%
689
100%
761
   
1450

Region (I-REGION)

 EastMidwestSouthWestMissingTotal
Should76.7%
145
78.3%
311
82.4%
392
82.7%
320
080.6%
1168
Should not15.9%
30
14.9%
59
12.8%
61
12.4%
48
013.7%
198
Not Sure /Refused7.4%
14
6.8%
27
4.8%
23
4.9%
19
05.7%
83
Missing000000
Total 100%
189
100%
397
100%
476
100%
387
   
1449

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