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A Study of the American South

Recognizing that Southerners tend to slip through the cracks in statewide and national surveys, the Odum Institute for Research in Social Science and the Center for the Study of the American South sponsor the Southern Focus Poll, in which respondents in both the South and elsewhere are surveyed about politics, food, Southern expressions, holiday celebrations, genealogy, views on the U.S. Civil War, religion and more. The 1994 Southern Focus Poll is available on the website of the Association of Religion Data Archives, which stores, catalogs and makes available high-quality survey data and can spark discussion about how people in the South are different from the rest of the U.S., and how they are the same



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Review rank-ordered data on religion in the U.S. and around the world. Includes the latest data from the Religious Congregations & Membership Study, 2010


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