Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say they…

Survey year 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 = 4,502. 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% 25% 6% 1% 10% 2% 4,502
2007 67% 22% 4% 1% 5% 2% 5,071

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Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say they…

Religious tradition 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 = 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 57% 34% 6% 1% 1% 1% 1,070
Evangelical Protestant 86% 12% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 906
Historically Black Protestant 87% 9% 2% 1% 1% 1% 215
Jewish 25% 27% 18% < 1% 24% 5% 143
Mainline Protestant 58% 32% 5% 1% 2% 2% 864
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 18% 27% 12% < 1% 35% 7% 976

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,429. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 18% 36% 27% 19% 2,429
Believe in God; fairly certain 21% 38% 26% 15% 1,080
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 44% 17% 12% 288
Do not believe in God 31% 40% 17% 11% 480
Other/don't know if they believe in God 20% 41% 19% 20% 117

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,429. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 11% 14% 30% 32% 12% 1% 2,429
Believe in God; fairly certain 12% 19% 28% 31% 10% 1% 1,080
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 21% 33% 21% 6% 2% 288
Do not believe in God 20% 22% 30% 21% 7% 1% 480
Other/don't know if they believe in God 10% 17% 34% 26% 10% 3% 117

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 55% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 48% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 60% 40% 290
Do not believe in God 65% 35% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 63% 37% 120

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,447. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 67% 13% 4% 13% 3% 2,447
Believe in God; fairly certain 67% 4% 7% 19% 2% 1,101
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 59% 5% 14% 19% 2% 289
Do not believe in God 72% 2% 17% 8% 1% 485
Other/don't know if they believe in God 74% 6% 8% 4% 7% 116

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,444. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 14% 8% 78% 2,444
Believe in God; fairly certain 23% 10% 67% 1,101
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 11% 62% 286
Do not believe in God 19% 17% 64% 480
Other/don't know if they believe in God 12% 16% 72% 117

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have a household income of…

Belief in God Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,175. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 33% 20% 28% 19% 2,175
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 19% 29% 24% 992
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 17% 26% 32% 259
Do not believe in God 15% 23% 30% 32% 444
Other/don't know if they believe in God 18% 17% 36% 29% 105

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,460. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 34% 18% 11% 2,460
Believe in God; fairly certain 40% 27% 18% 15% 1,106
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 24% 23% 19% 288
Do not believe in God 23% 26% 29% 23% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 18% 39% 25% 18% 119

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,461. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 54% 6% 12% 7% 21% 2,461
Believe in God; fairly certain 51% 10% 12% 4% 23% 1,108
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 46% 10% 10% 5% 30% 290
Do not believe in God 45% 8% 8% 2% 37% 482
Other/don't know if they believe in God 45% 10% 9% 7% 29% 117

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,463. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 33% 67% 2,463
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 69% 1,106
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 30% 70% 289
Do not believe in God 23% 77% 484
Other/don't know if they believe in God 26% 74% 120

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say religion is…

Belief in God Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 70% 24% 4% 2% < 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 22% 53% 19% 6% < 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 5% 31% 42% 22% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 3% 6% 28% 63% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 4% 23% 40% 32% 2% 120

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who attend religious services…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 40% 16% 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 47% 37% < 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 44% 49% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 1% 17% 81% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 3% 31% 66% 1% 120

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 67% 20% 6% 7% 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 26% 15% 29% 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 12% 15% 61% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 2% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 3% 7% 11% 78% 1% 120

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who attend prayer group…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 26% 12% 14% 48% < 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 6% 10% 77% < 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 3% 6% 88% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God < 1% 2% 2% 96% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God < 1% 2% 3% 94% 1% 120

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who meditate…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 35% 9% 7% 47% 2% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 12% 9% 57% 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 13% 12% 9% 66% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 13% 8% 9% 70% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 13% 11% 3% 72% 1% 120

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 54% 19% 18% 7% 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 21% 29% 22% 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 21% 14% 27% 38% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 18% 13% 24% 44% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 17% 7% 19% 49% 9% 120

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in God Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 7% 43% 5% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 12% 12% 61% 13% 2% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 8% 12% 57% 22% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 3% 21% 54% 21% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 2% 19% 61% 12% 6% 120

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say…

Belief in God 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 = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 60% 1% 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 23% 75% 1% 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 25% 72% 2% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 17% 82% < 1% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 10% 85% 4% 1% 120

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who read scripture…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 37% 13% 15% 34% 1% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 9% 13% 70% < 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 5% 3% 88% < 1% 290
Do not believe in God 1% 1% 4% 94% < 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 2% 5% 8% 84% < 1% 120

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in God 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 = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 39% 37% 3% 14% 7% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 15% 29% 1% 47% 8% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 12% < 1% 81% 3% 290
Do not believe in God 1% 1% < 1% 95% 3% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 1% 4% < 1% 80% 14% 120

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 90% 7% 4% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 72% 20% 8% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 40% 50% 10% 290
Do not believe in God 5% 92% 3% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 22% 40% 37% 120

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 74% 19% 7% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 51% 40% 9% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 24% 67% 9% 290
Do not believe in God 4% 94% 2% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 14% 53% 32% 120

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 16% 39% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 36% 18% 47% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 14% 63% 290
Do not believe in God 22% 12% 66% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 13% 20% 66% 120

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 42% 36% 18% 4% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 43% 28% 5% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 45% 32% 4% 290
Do not believe in God 15% 34% 45% 5% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 15% 37% 39% 9% 120

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 55% 39% 2% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 53% 41% 3% 3% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 43% 53% 2% 2% 290
Do not believe in God 44% 52% 3% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 45% 40% 10% 6% 120

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in God Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 48% 46% 4% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 43% 54% 3% 1% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 63% 2% 2% 290
Do not believe in God 32% 64% 3% 2% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 30% 62% 7% 1% 120

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say abortion should be…

Belief in God Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 52% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 68% 29% 4% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 78% 19% 3% 290
Do not believe in God 89% 9% 2% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 80% 13% 7% 120

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 54% 37% 5% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 79% 15% 3% 3% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 85% 10% 3% 2% 290
Do not believe in God 89% 8% 1% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 73% 18% 5% 4% 120

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 49% 7% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 71% 22% 7% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 77% 17% 6% 290
Do not believe in God 86% 11% 3% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 80% 16% 4% 120

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say…

Belief in God 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 = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 41% 54% 2% 3% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 32% 65% 2% 2% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 25% 71% 3% 1% 290
Do not believe in God 20% 77% 2% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 30% 63% 4% 3% 120

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say humans…

Belief in God 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 = 2,471. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 16% 33% 4% 43% 4% 2,471
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 27% 5% 17% 3% 1,110
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 67% 13% 3% 15% 1% 290
Do not believe in God 89% 2% < 1% 7% 1% 486
Other/don't know if they believe in God 69% 6% 15% 4% 6% 120