Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year

% of adults who meditate 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 = 1,534. 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 52% 25% 8% < 1% 12% 3% 1,534
2007 66% 21% 5% < 1% 5% 3% 1,517

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Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year by religious group

% of adults who meditate 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 60% 33% 6% 1% < 1% 1% 350
Evangelical Protestant 78% 18% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 243
Mainline Protestant 58% 27% 8% < 1% 2% 3% 304
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 25% 12% < 1% 36% 6% 418

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 746. 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 20% 35% 29% 17% 746
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 36% 24% 17% 392
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 35% 18% 13% 113
Do not believe in God 42% 33% 12% 12% 203

Generational cohort among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 746. 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 12% 13% 30% 33% 11% 1% 746
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 18% 29% 30% 10% 1% 392
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 19% 27% 24% 7% < 1% 113
Do not believe in God 31% 22% 23% 15% 9% 1% 203

Gender composition among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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% 52% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 56% 44% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 68% 32% 117
Do not believe in God 60% 40% 204

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 746. 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 62% 14% 5% 15% 3% 746
Believe in God; fairly certain 65% 5% 7% 19% 4% 396
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 68% 8% 8% 13% 4% 117
Do not believe in God 83% 2% 7% 6% 2% 200

Immigrant status among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 746. 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% 9% 73% 746
Believe in God; fairly certain 23% 11% 66% 392
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 16% 72% 117
Do not believe in God 14% 14% 73% 203

Income distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 662. 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% 20% 27% 18% 662
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 15% 28% 25% 355
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 16% 23% 28% 104
Do not believe in God 22% 27% 24% 28% 186

Educational distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 753. 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 40% 30% 20% 9% 753
Believe in God; fairly certain 36% 27% 21% 17% 396
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 30% 22% 15% 116
Do not believe in God 22% 26% 31% 22% 203

Marital status among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 753. 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 53% 7% 12% 5% 23% 753
Believe in God; fairly certain 45% 14% 11% 4% 25% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 12% 8% 3% 43% 117
Do not believe in God 34% 11% 8% 2% 45% 203

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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 31% 69% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 71% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 20% 80% 115
Do not believe in God 17% 83% 204

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 63% 29% 4% 3% < 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 22% 52% 20% 6% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 6% 42% 37% 14% 1% 117
Do not believe in God 2% 13% 27% 58% < 1% 204

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 36% 47% 16% < 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 17% 51% 32% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 46% 47% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God 1% 19% 80% < 1% 204

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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 61% 23% 8% 8% 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 31% 18% 27% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 13% 12% 12% 64% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God 1% 1% 5% 93% < 1% 204

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 13% 21% 50% < 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 6% 6% 16% 72% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% < 1% 7% 89% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God < 1% 1% 4% 95% < 1% 204

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 52% 19% 21% 7% 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 22% 34% 15% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 19% 26% 29% 1% 117
Do not believe in God 32% 22% 22% 22% 1% 204

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

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

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 = 756. 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 36% 18% 24% 21% 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 18% 28% 20% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 45% 18% 21% 16% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God 54% 15% 22% 9% < 1% 204

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 9% 46% 5% 2% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 14% 58% 12% 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 24% 50% 20% 2% 117
Do not believe in God 1% 20% 49% 28% 1% 204

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 63% 1% 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 75% 1% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 80% < 1% 2% 117
Do not believe in God 11% 88% < 1% < 1% 204

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 13% 28% 31% 1% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 9% 9% 23% 59% < 1% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 2% 3% 17% 78% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God < 1% < 1% 9% 91% < 1% 204

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 36% 36% 3% 18% 6% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 10% 29% 1% 50% 9% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 12% < 1% 82% 2% 117
Do not believe in God < 1% 1% < 1% 94% 5% 204

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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 85% 11% 4% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 66% 23% 11% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 44% 46% 10% 117
Do not believe in God 4% 94% 3% 204

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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% 24% 9% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 44% 44% 12% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 66% 11% 117
Do not believe in God 4% 93% 4% 204

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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% 15% 47% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 17% 52% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 14% 14% 71% 117
Do not believe in God 8% 17% 75% 204

Political ideology among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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% 41% 20% 5% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 21% 42% 33% 4% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 11% 47% 42% 1% 117
Do not believe in God 9% 29% 59% 3% 204

Views about size of government among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 53% 41% 3% 3% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 42% 3% 4% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 41% 48% 5% 6% 117
Do not believe in God 32% 62% 1% 5% 204

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 45% 5% 2% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 42% 53% 4% 2% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 30% 64% 6% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God 19% 76% 3% 2% 204

Views about abortion among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 52% 45% 3% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 62% 35% 3% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 90% 9% 1% 117
Do not believe in God 92% 5% 2% 204

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 60% 33% 4% 3% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 74% 20% 4% 2% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 82% 14% 3% 2% 117
Do not believe in God 94% 4% 1% 1% 204

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 756. 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% 50% 5% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 69% 24% 7% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 74% 19% 7% 117
Do not believe in God 92% 6% 2% 204

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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% 57% 2% 3% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 38% 58% 2% 2% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 16% 80% 3% 1% 117
Do not believe in God 12% 86% 2% < 1% 204

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate several times a year by belief in God

% of adults who meditate 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 = 756. 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 23% 31% 5% 37% 4% 756
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 24% 4% 18% 6% 397
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 76% 12% 3% 9% < 1% 117
Do not believe in God 90% 4% 1% 5% < 1% 204