Belief in God among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 5,299. 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 62% 31% 4% 1% 1% 1% 5,299
2007 70% 25% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 5,789

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Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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% 35% 4% 1% 1% < 1% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 76% 21% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 86% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 219
Jewish 44% 36% 15% < 1% 2% 4% 135
Mainline Protestant 59% 35% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 50% 36% 10% < 1% 1% 2% 754

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,175. 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 24% 33% 28% 15% 3,175
Believe in God; fairly certain 25% 36% 25% 14% 1,680
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 31% 23% 11% 229

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,175. 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 15% 14% 27% 33% 10% 1% 3,175
Believe in God; fairly certain 15% 16% 30% 29% 9% 1% 1,680
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 22% 19% 24% 26% 7% 1% 229

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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% 51% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 49% 51% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 51% 49% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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 66% 13% 2% 15% 3% 3,168
Believe in God; fairly certain 70% 5% 5% 17% 3% 1,692
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 73% 5% 4% 15% 3% 232

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,174. 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% 10% 77% 3,174
Believe in God; fairly certain 17% 10% 73% 1,694
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 11% 71% 230

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,836. 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% 21% 26% 18% 2,836
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 19% 29% 22% 1,519
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 17% 26% 25% 208

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,194. 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 44% 32% 15% 8% 3,194
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 29% 18% 14% 1,704
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 38% 33% 17% 13% 234

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,202. 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% 7% 13% 6% 28% 3,202
Believe in God; fairly certain 49% 9% 12% 4% 26% 1,702
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 38% 12% 13% 4% 32% 232

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

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,203. 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 30% 70% 3,203
Believe in God; fairly certain 33% 67% 1,703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 72% 232

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 38% 4% 3% < 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 25% 59% 13% 3% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 49% 30% 9% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 47% 21% < 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 50% 29% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 11% 43% 45% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 11% 11% 62% < 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 10% 9% 10% 72% < 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 8% 11% 6% 76% < 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 10% 5% 53% 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 13% 7% 50% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 18% 6% 43% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 22% 12% 10% 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 41% 24% 18% 16% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 21% 17% 28% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 17% 14% 31% 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 42% 19% 17% 20% 2% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 51% 20% 14% 14% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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 30% 10% 51% 7% 2% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 15% 57% 13% 2% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 27% 51% 14% 2% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 67% 1% 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 26% 71% 1% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 19% 79% 1% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 16% 15% 46% < 1% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 13% 13% 60% 1% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 9% 12% 10% 69% 1% 234

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 40% 2% 20% 7% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 33% 1% 45% 8% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 8% 11% 1% 72% 8% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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 88% 7% 5% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 74% 17% 9% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 44% 42% 14% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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 71% 22% 7% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 50% 40% 10% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 33% 57% 10% 234

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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% 17% 41% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 35% 17% 48% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 19% 17% 64% 234

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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% 36% 20% 5% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 26% 41% 29% 5% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 34% 41% 7% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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% 41% 3% 3% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 51% 43% 3% 3% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 39% 53% 5% 4% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 47% 4% 2% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 45% 50% 3% 2% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 29% 65% 2% 4% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 44% 4% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 63% 34% 3% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 80% 15% 5% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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 65% 29% 4% 3% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 78% 17% 3% 2% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 82% 12% 4% 2% 234

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

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

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,210. 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% 39% 8% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 69% 24% 7% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 82% 13% 5% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 54% 2% 2% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 62% 2% 2% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 27% 70% 1% 1% 234

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

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,210. 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% 36% 3% 34% 4% 3,210
Believe in God; fairly certain 45% 28% 5% 20% 3% 1,709
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 60% 14% 7% 17% 2% 234