Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,262. 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.
2014 10% 30% 60% < 1% 5,262
2007 13% 35% 52% < 1% 5,886

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Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who attend religious services…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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 18% 40% 42% < 1% 963
Evangelical Protestant 22% 45% 32% < 1% 511
Historically Black Protestant 30% 41% 28% 1% 136
Jewish 8% 48% 44% < 1% 235
Mainline Protestant 13% 40% 46% 1% 778
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 1% 17% 82% < 1% 2,348

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 498. 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.
At least once a week 21% 30% 25% 24% 498
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 34% 25% 13% 1,513
Seldom/never 27% 34% 23% 17% 3,145

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 498. 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.
At least once a week 15% 10% 25% 29% 18% 2% 498
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 17% 27% 29% 7% 1% 1,513
Seldom/never 16% 17% 27% 28% 11% 1% 3,145

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 52% 48% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 60% 40% 1,544
Seldom/never 65% 35% 3,187

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 501. 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.
At least once a week 52% 18% 4% 21% 5% 501
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 10% 5% 14% 3% 1,532
Seldom/never 77% 5% 4% 10% 3% 3,150

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 497. 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.
At least once a week 23% 14% 63% 497
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 13% 73% 1,517
Seldom/never 10% 12% 78% 3,143

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 423. 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.
At least once a week 45% 20% 22% 13% 423
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 20% 25% 22% 1,355
Seldom/never 36% 20% 26% 18% 2,820

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 507. 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.
At least once a week 54% 27% 11% 7% 507
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 30% 15% 11% 1,538
Seldom/never 47% 29% 15% 9% 3,170

Marital status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 507. 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.
At least once a week 45% 6% 11% 10% 28% 507
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 8% 14% 5% 29% 1,535
Seldom/never 38% 10% 13% 6% 33% 3,167

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 509. 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.
At least once a week 32% 68% 509
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 70% 1,534
Seldom/never 22% 78% 3,178

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say they…

Attendance at religious services Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 66% 23% 5% 1% 4% 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 32% 13% 1% 12% 4% 1,544
Seldom/never 20% 24% 13% 1% 36% 5% 3,187

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say religion is…

Attendance at religious services Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 65% 28% 5% 2% < 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 48% 23% 7% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 9% 23% 27% 41% < 1% 3,187

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 58% 17% 6% 17% 2% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 20% 14% 41% < 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 11% 8% 7% 73% 1% 3,187

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who attend prayer group…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 34% 12% 8% 45% < 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 3% 4% 9% 83% < 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 1% < 1% 1% 97% < 1% 3,187

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who meditate…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 32% 8% 4% 54% 2% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 15% 6% 5% 73% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 12% 5% 3% 79% 1% 3,187

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 26% 10% 10% 53% 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 26% 12% 16% 45% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 28% 13% 14% 44% 1% 3,187

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Attendance at religious services Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 33% 8% 45% 11% 3% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 14% 59% 12% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 5% 13% 63% 17% 2% 3,187

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 511. 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.
At least once a week 30% 68% 1% 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 24% 74% 1% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 21% 77% 1% 1% 3,187

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who read scripture…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 39% 11% 5% 46% < 1% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 8% 8% 11% 73% 1% 1,544
Seldom/never 2% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 3,187

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say the holy scripture is…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 511. 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.
At least once a week 39% 32% 1% 21% 5% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 16% 27% 1% 46% 9% 1,544
Seldom/never 9% 13% 1% 70% 7% 3,187

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 83% 12% 5% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 65% 27% 7% 1,544
Seldom/never 39% 51% 10% 3,187

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 66% 25% 9% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 44% 8% 1,544
Seldom/never 30% 61% 9% 3,187

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 28% 14% 57% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 20% 46% 1,544
Seldom/never 30% 22% 47% 3,187

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 30% 37% 23% 9% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 36% 28% 8% 1,544
Seldom/never 23% 34% 35% 9% 3,187

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 42% 51% 3% 4% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 49% 46% 2% 3% 1,544
Seldom/never 52% 41% 3% 4% 3,187

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say government aid to the poor…

Attendance at religious services Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 42% 51% 2% 4% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 53% 3% 2% 1,544
Seldom/never 41% 53% 4% 2% 3,187

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say abortion should be…

Attendance at religious services Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 43% 52% 5% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 66% 30% 4% 1,544
Seldom/never 73% 23% 4% 3,187

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 56% 38% 4% 3% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 71% 23% 3% 4% 1,544
Seldom/never 78% 16% 3% 3% 3,187

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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.
At least once a week 45% 47% 7% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 62% 29% 9% 1,544
Seldom/never 72% 21% 6% 3,187

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 511. 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.
At least once a week 43% 52% 2% 3% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 57% 3% 3% 1,544
Seldom/never 33% 63% 2% 3% 3,187

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing who say humans…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 511. 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.
At least once a week 24% 24% 3% 43% 6% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 21% 5% 22% 4% 1,544
Seldom/never 63% 14% 4% 16% 4% 3,187