Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never meditate

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 15,172. 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 24% 36% 39% < 1% 15,172
2007 28% 37% 35% < 1% 15,447

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Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 27% 45% 28% < 1% 3,119
Evangelical Protestant 47% 37% 16% < 1% 3,202
Historically Black Protestant 35% 49% 15% < 1% 538
Jewish 16% 49% 35% < 1% 487
Mainline Protestant 22% 47% 31% < 1% 2,679
Mormon 60% 16% 23% 1% 175
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 2% 22% 76% < 1% 4,330

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,717. 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% 34% 27% 16% 3,717
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 37% 24% 10% 5,214
Seldom/never 28% 35% 24% 13% 5,920

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,717. 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 16% 13% 28% 32% 10% 1% 3,717
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 19% 17% 30% 28% 5% < 1% 5,214
Seldom/never 17% 19% 28% 28% 8% 1% 5,920

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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% 57% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 49% 5,308
Seldom/never 57% 43% 6,014

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,740. 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 72% 11% 2% 11% 4% 3,740
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 69% 11% 5% 13% 3% 5,262
Seldom/never 76% 6% 4% 11% 3% 5,946

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,740. 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 11% 9% 80% 3,740
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 12% 11% 77% 5,242
Seldom/never 10% 11% 79% 5,940

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,235. 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% 21% 32% 20% 3,235
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 20% 28% 23% 4,722
Seldom/never 33% 21% 26% 20% 5,327

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,767. 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 40% 31% 18% 10% 3,767
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 41% 34% 16% 10% 5,287
Seldom/never 44% 30% 17% 9% 5,985

Marital status among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,785. 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 59% 3% 10% 5% 23% 3,785
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 8% 11% 4% 30% 5,288
Seldom/never 42% 11% 12% 5% 31% 5,994

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,772. 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 35% 65% 3,772
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 66% 5,286
Seldom/never 25% 75% 6,005

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 85% 12% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 59% 26% 7% 1% 6% 2% 5,308
Seldom/never 30% 25% 11% 1% 29% 5% 6,014

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 84% 14% 1% 1% < 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 45% 13% 3% < 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 14% 26% 24% 35% 1% 6,014

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 74% 17% 2% 5% 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 41% 24% 11% 23% 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 18% 12% 7% 63% < 1% 6,014

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 46% 15% 10% 29% < 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 5% 9% 12% 74% < 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 1% 1% 1% 96% < 1% 6,014

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 70% 14% 7% 8% 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 21% 16% 21% 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 30% 15% 12% 42% 2% 6,014

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 37% 18% 13% 32% 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 32% 17% 17% 34% 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 34% 16% 15% 35% 1% 6,014

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 5% 33% 4% 2% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 10% 57% 10% 2% 5,308
Seldom/never 8% 13% 61% 16% 2% 6,014

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 54% 1% 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 69% 1% 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 23% 75% 1% 1% 6,014

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 13% 7% 24% 1% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 15% 13% 13% 59% < 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 5% 4% 4% 87% < 1% 6,014

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 46% 36% 4% 9% 5% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 23% 34% 2% 33% 8% 5,308
Seldom/never 11% 17% 1% 64% 7% 6,014

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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% 6% 6% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 79% 15% 6% 5,308
Seldom/never 48% 43% 9% 6,014

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 77% 17% 6% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 32% 7% 5,308
Seldom/never 37% 54% 9% 6,014

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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% 15% 33% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 16% 45% 5,308
Seldom/never 31% 21% 48% 6,014

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 51% 31% 13% 6% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 38% 23% 6% 5,308
Seldom/never 24% 35% 33% 8% 6,014

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 61% 34% 2% 3% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 52% 43% 3% 3% 5,308
Seldom/never 50% 43% 3% 4% 6,014

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 41% 4% 2% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 48% 3% 1% 5,308
Seldom/never 42% 52% 4% 2% 6,014

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 63% 3% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 59% 37% 4% 5,308
Seldom/never 71% 25% 4% 6,014

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 46% 46% 4% 4% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 71% 23% 4% 3% 5,308
Seldom/never 79% 15% 3% 2% 6,014

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,792. 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 37% 57% 6% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 62% 31% 7% 5,308
Seldom/never 73% 20% 6% 6,014

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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% 49% 3% 3% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 57% 2% 2% 5,308
Seldom/never 33% 62% 2% 3% 6,014

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious attendance

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 3,792. 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 14% 28% 2% 51% 4% 3,792
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 29% 4% 29% 3% 5,308
Seldom/never 58% 17% 4% 17% 3% 6,014