i_religion_output_level1 - i_religion_output_level4


Religious affiliation (total responses)


Religious affiliation is the self-identified association of a person with a religion, denomination, or sub-denominational religious group.

A religion is a set of beliefs and practices that usually involves acknowledging a higher power, and guides people’s conduct and morals. Religious affiliation can have multiple responses as people may have affiliation with more than one religion or denomination.

A denomination is a subgroup of a religion. For example, Roman Catholic is a Christian denomination.

Note: the 'object to answer' category is within the residual categories but is a valid response.

For full classification with levels 1-3 see Aria. Code 'i_religion_output_level1' is for the first level of the classification and 'i_religion_output_level4' is for the lowest level of the classification.