Belief in God among adults who pray monthly

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 1,927. 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 40% 41% 11% 1% 5% 2% 1,927
2007 52% 34% 6% 1% 3% 3% 1,873

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Belief in God among adults who pray monthly by religious group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 42% 44% 10% 1% 1% 1% 485
Evangelical Protestant 57% 36% 3% < 1% 1% 2% 242
Mainline Protestant 38% 50% 9% 1% 1% 1% 417
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 29% 37% 17% 1% 11% 4% 480

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 764. 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 22% 38% 25% 15% 764
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 37% 24% 11% 787
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 36% 37% 19% 8% 193

Generational cohort among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 764. 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 13% 18% 29% 31% 8% < 1% 764
Believe in God; fairly certain 18% 20% 27% 28% 7% 1% 787
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 27% 16% 30% 23% 4% < 1% 193

Gender composition among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 40% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 55% 45% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 63% 37% 195

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 763. 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 64% 11% 3% 18% 3% 763
Believe in God; fairly certain 68% 7% 6% 16% 3% 795
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 54% 11% 8% 22% 5% 194

Immigrant status among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 764. 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 15% 11% 74% 764
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 10% 74% 783
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 27% 18% 55% 191

Income distribution among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 683. 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% 19% 28% 20% 683
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 17% 26% 27% 712
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 19% 21% 27% 178

Educational distribution among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 769. 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 47% 31% 14% 8% 769
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 31% 17% 13% 794
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 43% 26% 13% 18% 193

Marital status among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 770. 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% 11% 11% 5% 26% 770
Believe in God; fairly certain 47% 12% 9% 4% 28% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 37% 11% 13% 1% 39% 194

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 769. 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 32% 68% 769
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 71% 794
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 72% 195

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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% 51% 9% 4% < 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 60% 23% 5% < 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 47% 35% 11% < 1% 195

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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% 57% 32% < 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 57% 35% < 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 56% 41% < 1% 195

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 5% 7% 9% 79% < 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 3% 5% 10% 82% 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 5% 9% 82% < 1% 195

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 19% 15% 7% 58% 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 18% 15% 8% 58% 2% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 17% 18% 7% 57% 1% 195

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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% 22% 17% 19% 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 25% 20% 25% 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 19% 20% 34% 1% 195

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 34% 19% 19% 28% 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 19% 21% 27% 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 43% 14% 20% 22% 1% 195

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 17% 11% 61% 9% 2% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 15% 63% 12% 2% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 5% 21% 56% 16% 1% 195

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 29% 69% 1% 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 23% 75% 1% < 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 25% 73% 1% < 1% 195

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 8% 13% 16% 63% < 1% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 4% 7% 12% 77% < 1% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 2% 12% 11% 75% 1% 195

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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% 37% 2% 27% 11% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 11% 28% 1% 52% 8% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 16% < 1% 76% 4% 195

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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 83% 11% 6% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 73% 19% 8% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 37% 15% 195

Belief in Hell among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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 64% 30% 6% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 40% 8% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 59% 12% 195

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 20% 42% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 35% 18% 46% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 20% 23% 57% 195

Political ideology among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 37% 23% 7% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 22% 44% 29% 5% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 19% 41% 33% 7% 195

Views about size of government among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 40% 2% 4% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 43% 2% 3% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 40% 54% 4% 2% 195

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 49% 45% 4% 3% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 45% 51% 2% 2% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 40% 57% 2% 2% 195

Views about abortion among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 58% 38% 4% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 66% 31% 3% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 73% 25% 2% 195

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 27% 2% 4% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 80% 15% 3% 2% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 85% 12% 1% 1% 195

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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 58% 36% 7% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 72% 21% 7% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 72% 22% 6% 195

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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% 56% 2% 3% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 63% 1% 2% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 62% 3% 1% 195

Views about human evolution among adults who pray monthly by belief in God

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 771. 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 29% 35% 4% 29% 4% 771
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 25% 5% 19% 3% 798
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 61% 10% 6% 21% 2% 195