Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 14,858. 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 51% 28% 21% 1% 14,858
2007 55% 26% 18% 1% 15,033

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Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 186. 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.
Buddhist 27% 41% 32% 1% 186
Catholic 54% 32% 13% 1% 3,024
Evangelical Protestant 68% 22% 9% 1% 4,408
Historically Black Protestant 65% 27% 7% 1% 1,132
Jehovah's Witness 87% 11% 2% < 1% 195
Jewish 26% 47% 27% < 1% 227
Mainline Protestant 47% 35% 17% 1% 2,411
Mormon 86% 12% 2% 1% 410
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 25% 66% < 1% 2,029

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,590. 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 13% 30% 29% 29% 7,590
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 34% 30% 18% 3,884
Seldom/never 20% 35% 27% 18% 2,973

Generational cohort among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,590. 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 8% 10% 25% 35% 20% 2% 7,590
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 10% 14% 28% 36% 11% 1% 3,884
Seldom/never 11% 15% 29% 32% 12% 1% 2,973

Gender composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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% 58% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 55% 3,961
Seldom/never 52% 48% 3,021

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,657. 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% 3% 19% 4% 7,657
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 59% 16% 4% 17% 5% 3,896
Seldom/never 66% 9% 3% 17% 6% 2,963

Immigrant status among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,692. 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 18% 9% 73% 7,692
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 17% 10% 73% 3,914
Seldom/never 15% 11% 74% 2,973

Income distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 6,599. 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% 21% 26% 14% 6,599
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 21% 23% 18% 3,505
Seldom/never 40% 20% 23% 17% 2,673

Educational distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 7,736. 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% 30% 16% 11% 7,736
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 33% 17% 11% 3,945
Seldom/never 39% 34% 16% 12% 3,001

Marital status among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,740. 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 57% 3% 13% 11% 16% 7,740
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 9% 17% 8% 22% 3,941
Seldom/never 38% 11% 18% 7% 26% 3,001

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,751. 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 29% 71% 7,751
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 72% 3,950
Seldom/never 24% 76% 3,008

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 71% 21% 3% 1% 3% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 51% 22% 8% 1% 15% 3% 3,021

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 93% 5% 1% 1% 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 31% 7% 3% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 32% 25% 17% 25% 2% 3,021

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 90% 8% 1% 1% 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 69% 18% 5% 7% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 48% 14% 5% 32% 1% 3,021

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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% 11% 7% 15% 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 16% 14% 55% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 8% 3% 3% 86% < 1% 3,021

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 7,786. 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 88% 7% 2% 2% 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 71% 15% 7% 6% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 66% 13% 6% 14% 1% 3,021

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 60% 14% 8% 17% 2% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 15% 11% 16% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 64% 13% 8% 14% 1% 3,021

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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% 6% 23% 4% 3% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 14% 46% 8% 3% 3,961
Seldom/never 15% 17% 53% 11% 3% 3,021

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 47% 50% 2% 2% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 66% 2% 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 23% 74% 2% 1% 3,021

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 80% 7% 3% 9% 1% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 37% 16% 12% 34% < 1% 3,961
Seldom/never 22% 7% 7% 63% 1% 3,021

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 55% 28% 4% 7% 5% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 29% 3% 30% 9% 3,961
Seldom/never 18% 15% 2% 57% 9% 3,021

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 87% 7% 7% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 76% 17% 7% 3,961
Seldom/never 52% 39% 10% 3,021

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 75% 17% 8% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 59% 32% 8% 3,961
Seldom/never 37% 55% 9% 3,021

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 44% 18% 38% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 18% 49% 3,961
Seldom/never 25% 22% 53% 3,021

Political ideology among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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% 27% 15% 6% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 32% 37% 26% 5% 3,961
Seldom/never 23% 31% 38% 8% 3,021

Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 53% 40% 3% 4% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 46% 4% 3% 3,961
Seldom/never 49% 41% 4% 6% 3,021

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 47% 46% 5% 2% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 41% 53% 4% 2% 3,961
Seldom/never 34% 58% 5% 3% 3,021

Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 31% 64% 5% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 38% 5% 3,961
Seldom/never 68% 26% 6% 3,021

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 36% 55% 5% 4% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 67% 26% 4% 3% 3,961
Seldom/never 75% 18% 3% 4% 3,021

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,786. 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 27% 66% 8% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 33% 9% 3,961
Seldom/never 68% 23% 9% 3,021

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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% 50% 3% 4% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 60% 2% 3% 3,961
Seldom/never 30% 63% 3% 4% 3,021

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious attendance

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 7,786. 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 12% 25% 3% 55% 6% 7,786
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 31% 4% 31% 4% 3,961
Seldom/never 46% 22% 6% 22% 5% 3,021