Attendance at religious services among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 13,702. 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 56% 27% 16% 1% 13,702

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Attendance at religious services among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious group

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 53% 32% 15% 1% 2,547
Evangelical Protestant 69% 22% 9% 1% 5,738
Historically Black Protestant 63% 28% 8% < 1% 994
Jehovah's Witness 90% 8% 2% < 1% 188
Jewish 51% 30% 19% < 1% 119
Mainline Protestant 43% 36% 20% 1% 2,103
Mormon 84% 8% 7% 1% 468
Muslim 58% 26% 15% 1% 117
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 13% 30% 57% < 1% 1,117

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,877. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 14% 31% 29% 26% 7,877
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 16% 34% 32% 19% 3,393
Seldom/never 13% 32% 30% 24% 2,061

Generational cohort among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,877. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 8% 10% 27% 35% 18% 2% 7,877
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 10% 11% 28% 38% 12% 1% 3,393
Seldom/never 8% 11% 28% 37% 16% 2% 2,061

Gender composition among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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% 55% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 42% 3,458
Seldom/never 64% 36% 2,099

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,960. 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% 15% 3% 13% 3% 7,960
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 63% 15% 4% 14% 3% 3,415
Seldom/never 69% 11% 2% 14% 4% 2,062

Immigrant status among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,973. 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 15% 6% 78% 7,973
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 15% 8% 77% 3,407
Seldom/never 13% 8% 79% 2,060

Income distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 6,845. 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% 22% 29% 15% 6,845
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 20% 26% 16% 3,055
Seldom/never 43% 22% 22% 13% 1,815

Educational distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,017. 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% 31% 16% 9% 8,017
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 31% 12% 6% 3,439
Seldom/never 59% 29% 7% 5% 2,086

Marital status among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,039. 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% 2% 11% 9% 16% 8,039
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 6% 16% 8% 19% 3,445
Seldom/never 43% 8% 18% 10% 22% 2,085

Parent of children under 18 among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,036. 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% 8,036
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 69% 3,446
Seldom/never 23% 77% 2,092

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 76% 18% 3% 1% 1% 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 60% 21% 7% 1% 8% 3% 2,099

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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 94% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 32% 6% 2% < 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 40% 30% 15% 14% 1% 2,099

Frequency of prayer among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 89% 9% 1% 1% 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 60% 21% 9% 10% 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 44% 14% 7% 34% 1% 2,099

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 12% 7% 15% 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 12% 15% 17% 56% < 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 8% 3% 3% 85% < 1% 2,099

Frequency of meditation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 6% 3% 28% 2% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 9% 6% 48% 2% 3,458
Seldom/never 31% 6% 4% 58% 2% 2,099

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 84% 8% 4% 3% 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 19% 11% 13% 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 44% 13% 10% 32% 2% 2,099

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 16% 10% 22% 2% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 16% 15% 29% 2% 3,458
Seldom/never 40% 13% 12% 34% 2% 2,099

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 72% 3% 20% 3% 2% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 7% 47% 6% 2% 3,458
Seldom/never 26% 7% 56% 9% 2% 2,099

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 1% 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 58% 1% 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 33% 64% 1% 2% 2,099

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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 78% 8% 4% 9% 1% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 17% 14% 35% 1% 3,458
Seldom/never 19% 7% 7% 66% 1% 2,099

Interpreting scripture among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 27% 4% 3% 3% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 32% 3% 15% 7% 3,458
Seldom/never 32% 23% 3% 34% 7% 2,099

Belief in Heaven among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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% 5% 6% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 87% 8% 5% 3,458
Seldom/never 70% 22% 8% 2,099

Belief in Hell among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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 83% 11% 6% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 74% 19% 7% 3,458
Seldom/never 57% 33% 9% 2,099

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 16% 28% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 16% 33% 3,458
Seldom/never 46% 20% 33% 2,099

Political ideology among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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% 23% 9% 6% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 29% 13% 5% 3,458
Seldom/never 45% 29% 18% 9% 2,099

Views about size of government among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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% 31% 2% 3% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 60% 36% 2% 2% 3,458
Seldom/never 61% 32% 2% 4% 2,099

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 37% 4% 2% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 38% 3% 2% 3,458
Seldom/never 57% 38% 4% 2% 2,099

Views about abortion among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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 20% 77% 3% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 57% 4% 3,458
Seldom/never 46% 49% 5% 2,099

Views about homosexuality among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,069. 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 17% 76% 4% 3% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 62% 4% 3% 3,458
Seldom/never 30% 61% 5% 4% 2,099

Views about environmental regulation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. 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% 43% 3% 4% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 52% 43% 2% 3% 3,458
Seldom/never 50% 44% 2% 4% 2,099

Views about human evolution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious attendance

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 8,069. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 8% 21% 2% 64% 6% 8,069
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 20% 28% 3% 45% 5% 3,458
Seldom/never 28% 23% 5% 38% 6% 2,099