Duke University Religion Index (DUREL)

The Duke University Religion Index (DUREL) is a 5 item measure of religious involvement. The instrument assesses the three major dimensions of religiosity that were identified during a consensus meeting sponsored by the National Institute on Aging: organizational religious activity, non-organizational religious activity, and intrinsic religiosity (or subjective religiosity).

Measure Source Article:

Koenig, H., Parkerson, G.R., Meador, K.G.(1997). Religion index for psychiatric research. American Journal of Psychiatry, 154(6), 885-886.

Translation Information:

The Duke University Religion Index was translated to Spanish by the measure developers.


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