Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Religious tradition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 15% 33% 30% 23% 4,674
Evangelical Protestant 16% 33% 30% 20% 7,436
Historically Black Protestant 19% 37% 29% 15% 1,655
Jehovah's Witness 15% 34% 28% 23% 215
Jewish 22% 30% 29% 20% 268
Mainline Protestant 15% 28% 30% 27% 3,900
Mormon 21% 39% 23% 17% 563
Muslim 45% 37% 12% 6% 190
Orthodox Christian 20% 48% 21% 11% 107
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 27% 40% 24% 8% 1,774

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DemographicInformation

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 62% 38% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,735
30-49 < 1% 17% 83% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,517
50-64 < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 6,919
65+ < 1% < 1% < 1% 28% 66% 6% 6,253

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 46% 54% 2,735
30-49 45% 55% 5,517
50-64 44% 56% 6,919
65+ 39% 61% 6,253

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Age distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,714. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 50% 20% 4% 20% 5% 2,714
30-49 57% 17% 3% 19% 4% 5,447
50-64 70% 14% 2% 10% 4% 6,795
65+ 80% 10% 1% 6% 2% 6,178

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,695. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 14% 16% 70% 2,695
30-49 18% 8% 74% 5,450
50-64 10% 6% 84% 6,855
65+ 7% 9% 84% 6,195

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have a household income of…

Age distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,407. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 45% 22% 23% 11% 2,407
30-49 31% 21% 28% 19% 5,069
50-64 34% 19% 28% 19% 6,140
65+ 43% 25% 22% 10% 5,068

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have completed…

Age distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,732. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 43% 40% 13% 4% 2,732
30-49 37% 34% 18% 11% 5,502
50-64 44% 31% 15% 9% 6,895
65+ 53% 26% 12% 9% 6,234

Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,729. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 20% 10% 4% < 1% 66% 2,729
30-49 58% 7% 15% 1% 18% 5,507
50-64 60% 4% 21% 6% 9% 6,894
65+ 54% 2% 13% 28% 4% 6,235

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,727. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 28% 72% 2,727
30-49 61% 39% 5,499
50-64 15% 85% 6,906
65+ 3% 97% 6,247

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Age distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 67% 26% 4% 3% < 1% 2,735
30-49 72% 21% 4% 3% 1% 5,517
50-64 75% 18% 3% 2% 1% 6,919
65+ 81% 14% 2% 2% 1% 6,253

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend religious services…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 43% 39% 17% < 1% 2,735
30-49 46% 35% 18% < 1% 5,517
50-64 48% 33% 18% < 1% 6,919
65+ 60% 24% 16% 1% 6,253

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Age distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 66% 21% 4% 9% < 1% 2,735
30-49 73% 15% 4% 6% 1% 5,517
50-64 76% 15% 3% 5% 1% 6,919
65+ 79% 12% 3% 5% 1% 6,253

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend prayer group…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 29% 15% 11% 44% < 1% 2,735
30-49 34% 13% 10% 43% < 1% 5,517
50-64 36% 10% 9% 45% < 1% 6,919
65+ 39% 9% 9% 42% 1% 6,253

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who meditate…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 37% 9% 4% 49% 1% 2,735
30-49 45% 7% 4% 43% 2% 5,517
50-64 51% 7% 3% 37% 2% 6,919
65+ 62% 7% 3% 25% 3% 6,253

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 65% 17% 9% 8% 1% 2,735
30-49 69% 15% 8% 7% 1% 5,517
50-64 73% 12% 7% 8% 1% 6,919
65+ 77% 9% 5% 7% 2% 6,253

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 47% 20% 11% 21% 1% 2,735
30-49 44% 16% 12% 27% 1% 5,517
50-64 50% 14% 11% 24% 1% 6,919
65+ 49% 12% 11% 26% 3% 6,253

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Age distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 40% 11% 40% 6% 2% 2,735
30-49 46% 7% 39% 5% 3% 5,517
50-64 49% 6% 38% 4% 2% 6,919
65+ 51% 5% 37% 4% 3% 6,253

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Age distribution There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 30% 68% 1% 1% 2,735
30-49 40% 57% 1% 1% 5,517
50-64 44% 54% 2% 1% 6,919
65+ 42% 54% 2% 2% 6,253

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who read scripture…

Age distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 44% 16% 9% 30% 1% 2,735
30-49 49% 12% 10% 28% 1% 5,517
50-64 51% 11% 8% 29% 1% 6,919
65+ 54% 10% 7% 28% 2% 6,253

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say the holy scripture is…

Age distribution Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 34% 41% 3% 17% 6% 2,735
30-49 42% 33% 3% 16% 6% 5,517
50-64 46% 29% 4% 14% 7% 6,919
65+ 48% 30% 5% 10% 7% 6,253

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Age distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 88% 8% 4% 2,735
30-49 86% 8% 6% 5,517
50-64 86% 8% 6% 6,919
65+ 87% 6% 6% 6,253

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Age distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 76% 20% 4% 2,735
30-49 74% 19% 7% 5,517
50-64 71% 20% 8% 6,919
65+ 69% 21% 10% 6,253

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Age distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 40% 21% 39% 2,735
30-49 41% 20% 38% 5,517
50-64 44% 15% 41% 6,919
65+ 48% 14% 39% 6,253

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Age distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 34% 36% 21% 9% 2,735
30-49 43% 32% 18% 7% 5,517
50-64 47% 30% 17% 5% 6,919
65+ 52% 28% 14% 6% 6,253

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Age distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 44% 52% 2% 3% 2,735
30-49 54% 40% 3% 3% 5,517
50-64 57% 36% 3% 3% 6,919
65+ 61% 30% 3% 6% 6,253

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say government aid to the poor…

Age distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 45% 50% 4% 1% 2,735
30-49 49% 45% 4% 2% 5,517
50-64 49% 45% 4% 2% 6,919
65+ 50% 42% 4% 4% 6,253

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

Age distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 40% 58% 3% 2,735
30-49 43% 52% 4% 5,517
50-64 44% 51% 5% 6,919
65+ 40% 54% 6% 6,253

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Age distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 63% 31% 4% 3% 2,735
30-49 52% 38% 5% 4% 5,517
50-64 48% 43% 5% 4% 6,919
65+ 40% 51% 5% 5% 6,253

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Age distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 56% 39% 6% 2,735
30-49 43% 48% 8% 5,517
50-64 37% 55% 8% 6,919
65+ 28% 62% 9% 6,253

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Age distribution Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 38% 57% 2% 2% 2,735
30-49 40% 55% 3% 3% 5,517
50-64 46% 49% 2% 3% 6,919
65+ 46% 44% 3% 7% 6,253

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by age group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say humans…

Age distribution Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
18-29 21% 33% 3% 39% 3% 2,735
30-49 18% 30% 3% 45% 4% 5,517
50-64 14% 31% 3% 48% 4% 6,919
65+ 13% 25% 4% 48% 10% 6,253