Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 5,299. 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 27% 47% 25% < 1% 5,299
2007 28% 49% 23% < 1% 5,789

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Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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 33% 47% 20% 1% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 36% 48% 16% < 1% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 40% 52% 8% < 1% 219
Jewish 26% 62% 11% < 1% 135
Mainline Protestant 24% 52% 24% < 1% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 5% 39% 56% < 1% 754

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,474. 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% 29% 27% 21% 1,474
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 27% 36% 25% 12% 2,457
Seldom/never 21% 37% 29% 13% 1,273

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,474. 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% 12% 24% 33% 13% 1% 1,474
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 16% 29% 29% 8% 1% 2,457
Seldom/never 12% 16% 30% 33% 8% < 1% 1,273

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 47% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 52% 2,491
Seldom/never 48% 52% 1,289

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,470. 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% 13% 4% 20% 2% 1,470
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 10% 3% 15% 3% 2,461
Seldom/never 75% 6% 2% 13% 4% 1,277

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,477. 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 19% 10% 71% 1,477
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 13% 11% 76% 2,466
Seldom/never 11% 8% 81% 1,276

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,303. 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% 20% 27% 18% 1,303
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 21% 28% 21% 2,219
Seldom/never 40% 19% 24% 18% 1,150

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,487. 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% 27% 16% 11% 1,487
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 33% 17% 11% 2,485
Seldom/never 45% 33% 15% 8% 1,281

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,489. 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% 4% 10% 6% 27% 1,489
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 46% 8% 12% 5% 29% 2,486
Seldom/never 41% 12% 17% 5% 25% 1,283

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,489. 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% 70% 1,489
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 69% 2,483
Seldom/never 29% 71% 1,287

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 23% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 33% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 52% 36% 8% 1% 1% 2% 1,289

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 73% 25% 1% 1% < 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 55% 7% 1% < 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 24% 47% 20% 9% 1% 1,289

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 38% 16% 11% 35% < 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 5% 11% 14% 70% < 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 3% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 1,289

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 11% 6% 45% 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 12% 6% 54% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 30% 11% 5% 53% 1% 1,289

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 63% 19% 10% 6% 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 43% 26% 17% 13% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 45% 20% 13% 20% 1% 1,289

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 38% 17% 14% 30% 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 37% 20% 17% 26% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 43% 17% 14% 24% 1% 1,289

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 38% 10% 42% 8% 3% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 20% 14% 54% 10% 2% 2,491
Seldom/never 13% 14% 61% 10% 1% 1,289

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 65% 2% 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 70% 1% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 27% 70% 1% 1% 1,289

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 17% 11% 32% < 1% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 13% 17% 17% 52% < 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 7% 7% 11% 73% 1% 1,289

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 38% 2% 18% 6% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 21% 39% 2% 30% 8% 2,491
Seldom/never 16% 26% 2% 47% 9% 1,289

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 8% 5% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 83% 12% 6% 2,491
Seldom/never 70% 20% 10% 1,289

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 23% 7% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 62% 30% 8% 2,491
Seldom/never 53% 37% 10% 1,289

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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 41% 15% 44% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 16% 45% 2,491
Seldom/never 33% 21% 46% 1,289

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 37% 20% 4% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 39% 24% 5% 2,491
Seldom/never 27% 36% 30% 7% 1,289

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 43% 3% 3% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 52% 43% 2% 2% 2,491
Seldom/never 52% 40% 3% 5% 1,289

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 47% 4% 2% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 50% 2% 1% 2,491
Seldom/never 43% 50% 5% 2% 1,289

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 51% 4% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 60% 37% 3% 2,491
Seldom/never 66% 31% 3% 1,289

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 35% 4% 2% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 73% 21% 3% 3% 2,491
Seldom/never 76% 17% 3% 4% 1,289

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,495. 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% 7% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 64% 29% 7% 2,491
Seldom/never 68% 23% 8% 1,289

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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% 54% 2% 2% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 37% 60% 1% 2% 2,491
Seldom/never 38% 58% 2% 2% 1,289

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by religious attendance

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,495. 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 22% 34% 3% 36% 4% 1,495
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 32% 4% 27% 2% 2,491
Seldom/never 37% 30% 5% 23% 5% 1,289