Attendance at religious services among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 3,212. 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 16% 35% 49% 1% 3,212
2007 24% 35% 40% 1% 1,845

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Attendance at religious services among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 28% 47% 25% < 1% 626
Evangelical Protestant 42% 42% 15% 1% 255
Jewish 10% 54% 37% < 1% 124
Mainline Protestant 18% 55% 27% 1% 424
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 1% 19% 80% < 1% 1,392

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 511. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 18% 37% 24% 22% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 39% 22% 10% 1,023
Seldom/never 33% 37% 18% 12% 1,604

Generational cohort among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 511. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 12% 10% 33% 29% 14% 2% 511
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 20% 18% 30% 25% 6% 1% 1,023
Seldom/never 21% 20% 30% 22% 8% < 1% 1,604

Gender composition among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 50% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 47% 1,042
Seldom/never 61% 39% 1,626

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 515. 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% 12% 5% 35% 4% 515
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 7% 9% 23% 4% 1,029
Seldom/never 69% 5% 6% 16% 3% 1,605

Immigrant status among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 516. 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% 13% 51% 516
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 11% 60% 1,029
Seldom/never 20% 14% 66% 1,597

Income distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 452. 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% 23% 21% 18% 452
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 32% 18% 26% 25% 938
Seldom/never 30% 18% 26% 26% 1,460

Educational distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 518. 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% 23% 19% 18% 518
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 37% 23% 22% 18% 1,034
Seldom/never 31% 28% 23% 17% 1,614

Marital status among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 518. 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 48% 6% 15% 7% 25% 518
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 46% 9% 10% 3% 32% 1,038
Seldom/never 41% 10% 11% 3% 35% 1,613

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 518. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 32% 68% 518
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 67% 1,039
Seldom/never 25% 75% 1,621

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 28% 3% < 1% 4% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 35% 11% < 1% 12% 3% 1,042
Seldom/never 18% 20% 11% 1% 46% 4% 1,626

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 75% 21% 3% 2% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 42% 20% 8% < 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 8% 20% 21% 51% 1% 1,626

Frequency of prayer among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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 67% 22% 4% 7% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 23% 12% 30% < 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 12% 9% 5% 74% 1% 1,626

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 16% 11% 29% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 6% 10% 13% 71% < 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 2% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 1,626

Frequency of meditation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 12% 5% 28% 2% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 12% 6% 51% 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 22% 8% 5% 64% 1% 1,626

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 13% 7% 12% 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 43% 19% 17% 19% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 36% 15% 11% 36% 1% 1,626

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 19% 14% 14% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 15% 17% 24% 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 49% 16% 12% 23% 1% 1,626

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 28% 68% 2% 2% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 20% 78% 1% 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 1,626

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 12% 12% 25% 1% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 11% 12% 14% 63% 1% 1,042
Seldom/never 3% 4% 5% 88% < 1% 1,626

Interpreting scripture among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 27% 2% 26% 6% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 23% 1% 51% 7% 1,042
Seldom/never 7% 9% < 1% 79% 5% 1,626

Belief in Heaven among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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 81% 14% 5% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 63% 32% 6% 1,042
Seldom/never 29% 63% 8% 1,626

Belief in Hell among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 32% 7% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 49% 6% 1,042
Seldom/never 23% 71% 6% 1,626

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 17% 52% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 16% 59% 1,042
Seldom/never 19% 19% 62% 1,626

Political ideology among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 35% 28% 5% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 37% 35% 4% 1,042
Seldom/never 16% 32% 47% 4% 1,626

Views about size of government among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 59% 1% 4% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 58% 2% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 41% 52% 3% 3% 1,626

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 48% 3% 3% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 62% 2% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 30% 66% 3% 1% 1,626

Views about abortion among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 44% 5% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 29% 3% 1,042
Seldom/never 78% 18% 4% 1,626

Views about homosexuality among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 30% 3% 2% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 82% 14% 2% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 86% 11% 2% 2% 1,626

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 42% 6% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 73% 21% 7% 1,042
Seldom/never 83% 13% 4% 1,626

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 62% 2% 2% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 69% 1% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 23% 74% 2% 2% 1,626

Views about human evolution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 521. 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% 23% 4% 35% 3% 521
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 55% 23% 3% 17% 2% 1,042
Seldom/never 76% 9% 3% 10% 1% 1,626