Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is somewhat important

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 8,311. 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 13% 54% 32% < 1% 8,311
2007 16% 55% 29% < 1% 9,092

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Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious group

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who attend religious services…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 18% 57% 25% < 1% 2,225
Evangelical Protestant 18% 58% 23% < 1% 1,382
Historically Black Protestant 19% 60% 21% < 1% 228
Jewish 7% 67% 26% < 1% 313
Mainline Protestant 12% 59% 29% < 1% 1,990
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 3% 41% 56% < 1% 1,498

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,189. 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 25% 30% 24% 21% 1,189
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 27% 36% 24% 12% 4,458
Seldom/never 22% 35% 28% 15% 2,501

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,189. 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% 13% 25% 30% 13% 1% 1,189
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 16% 29% 29% 7% 1% 4,458
Seldom/never 12% 17% 29% 33% 9% 1% 2,501

Gender composition among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 49% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 50% 50% 4,536
Seldom/never 53% 47% 2,538

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,188. 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% 9% 4% 20% 4% 1,188
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 69% 7% 6% 14% 3% 4,489
Seldom/never 71% 7% 3% 14% 5% 2,506

Immigrant status among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,188. 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% 11% 71% 1,188
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 12% 74% 4,480
Seldom/never 13% 10% 77% 2,508

Income distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,046. 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% 19% 28% 19% 1,046
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 19% 29% 23% 4,082
Seldom/never 38% 23% 23% 15% 2,238

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,201. 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% 29% 20% 11% 1,201
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 33% 18% 12% 4,517
Seldom/never 49% 30% 14% 7% 2,522

Marital status among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,201. 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 49% 5% 10% 6% 29% 1,201
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 9% 12% 4% 28% 4,523
Seldom/never 41% 14% 15% 6% 25% 2,527

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,200. 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% 1,200
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 69% 4,521
Seldom/never 27% 73% 2,533

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 35% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 37% 7% 1% 3% 2% 4,536
Seldom/never 47% 37% 8% 1% 5% 2% 2,538

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 32% 5% 10% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 30% 15% 18% 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 31% 24% 11% 33% 1% 2,538

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 16% 10% 42% < 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 4% 9% 13% 74% < 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 2% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 2,538

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 12% 5% 47% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 26% 10% 7% 56% 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 27% 9% 4% 60% 1% 2,538

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 23% 10% 13% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 41% 24% 18% 17% 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 39% 18% 13% 28% 1% 2,538

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 18% 15% 27% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 18% 17% 27% 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 40% 16% 14% 29% 1% 2,538

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 21% 13% 54% 9% 2% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 13% 14% 61% 10% 2% 4,536
Seldom/never 10% 12% 64% 11% 2% 2,538

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 27% 72% 1% < 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 26% 72% 1% 1% 2,538

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 33% 14% 11% 41% < 1% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 11% 14% 16% 58% < 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 7% 6% 9% 77% 1% 2,538

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 40% 2% 28% 7% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 37% 1% 39% 9% 4,536
Seldom/never 14% 26% 2% 49% 9% 2,538

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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 82% 11% 7% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 77% 16% 7% 4,536
Seldom/never 69% 21% 10% 2,538

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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 62% 31% 7% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 36% 8% 4,536
Seldom/never 52% 38% 10% 2,538

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 17% 44% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 37% 16% 47% 4,536
Seldom/never 33% 23% 44% 2,538

Political ideology among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 41% 22% 5% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 41% 25% 4% 4,536
Seldom/never 27% 36% 29% 7% 2,538

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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 50% 43% 2% 4% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 42% 3% 3% 4,536
Seldom/never 52% 41% 3% 4% 2,538

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 50% 4% 2% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 51% 3% 1% 4,536
Seldom/never 45% 49% 5% 2% 2,538

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 42% 4% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 66% 31% 3% 4,536
Seldom/never 67% 28% 5% 2,538

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 27% 3% 3% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 78% 16% 4% 2% 4,536
Seldom/never 75% 17% 4% 4% 2,538

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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% 35% 8% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 25% 7% 4,536
Seldom/never 68% 24% 8% 2,538

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 60% 2% 3% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 60% 2% 2% 4,536
Seldom/never 36% 58% 3% 3% 2,538

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious attendance

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 1,206. 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% 31% 4% 30% 3% 1,206
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 31% 4% 23% 2% 4,536
Seldom/never 41% 26% 6% 22% 5% 2,538