Belief in God among younger Millennials

% of younger Millennials 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 = 3,291. 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 50% 21% 9% < 1% 17% 3% 3,291

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Belief in God among younger Millennials by religious group

% of younger Millennials 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 58% 29% 9% < 1% 3% 1% 533
Evangelical Protestant 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 643
Historically Black Protestant 83% 16% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 184
Mainline Protestant 59% 31% 6% < 1% 1% 2% 371
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 19% 14% < 1% 42% 5% 1,180

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 575

Gender composition among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 52% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 57% 43% 287
Do not believe in God 63% 37% 575

Racial and ethnic composition among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,614. 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% 19% 4% 22% 6% 1,614
Believe in God; fairly certain 54% 11% 7% 23% 4% 700
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 50% 6% 13% 25% 6% 284
Do not believe in God 66% 3% 11% 15% 4% 568

Immigrant status among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,604. 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% 69% 1,604
Believe in God; fairly certain 13% 21% 65% 696
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 14% 30% 55% 281
Do not believe in God 13% 22% 64% 566

Income distribution among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,377. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 19% 23% 14% 1,377
Believe in God; fairly certain 38% 23% 25% 14% 587
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 39% 14% 25% 22% 253
Do not believe in God 34% 20% 24% 21% 501

Educational distribution among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,621. 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% 42% 8% 1% 1,621
Believe in God; fairly certain 50% 40% 9% 1% 702
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 40% 11% 1% 285
Do not believe in God 43% 41% 14% 1% 575

Marital status among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,620. 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 9% 8% 2% < 1% 80% 1,620
Believe in God; fairly certain 6% 13% 1% < 1% 80% 701
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 10% 1% < 1% 86% 286
Do not believe in God 5% 9% < 1% < 1% 86% 574

Parent of children under 18 among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,621. 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% 84% 1,621
Believe in God; fairly certain 12% 88% 702
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 93% 287
Do not believe in God 4% 96% 574

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 27% 4% 3% < 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 53% 21% 6% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 25% 45% 25% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 1% 7% 29% 62% 1% 575

Attendance at religious services among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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 46% 39% 15% < 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 18% 51% 31% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 37% 58% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 1% 22% 76% 1% 575

Frequency of prayer among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 22% 4% 9% < 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 25% 14% 33% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 7% 13% 14% 67% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 1% 1% 3% 95% < 1% 575

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 15% 11% 42% < 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 9% 12% 9% 70% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 6% 3% 88% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 1% 2% 3% 94% < 1% 575

Frequency of meditation among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 9% 4% 50% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 13% 5% 63% 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 16% 16% 7% 61% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 14% 8% 6% 70% 1% 575

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 17% 10% 8% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 41% 26% 14% 18% 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 25% 27% 13% 35% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 30% 19% 8% 42% 1% 575

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 21% 11% 20% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 20% 13% 19% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 56% 17% 12% 13% 1% 287
Do not believe in God 50% 20% 10% 19% 1% 575

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 11% 38% 6% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 10% 20% 57% 12% 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 2% 30% 53% 13% 1% 287
Do not believe in God 1% 21% 48% 29% 1% 575

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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 28% 69% 1% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 83% 1% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 11% 88% 1% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 11% 88% < 1% < 1% 575

Frequency of reading scripture among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 17% 10% 30% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 12% 14% 9% 65% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 7% 9% 81% < 1% 287
Do not believe in God 3% 2% 5% 90% < 1% 575

Interpreting scripture among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 43% 3% 16% 4% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 9% 37% < 1% 48% 6% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 287
Do not believe in God < 1% 2% < 1% 96% 2% 575

Belief in Heaven among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 90% 7% 3% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 79% 16% 5% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 40% 12% 287
Do not believe in God 9% 86% 5% 575

Belief in Hell among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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 77% 19% 4% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 61% 35% 4% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 35% 54% 10% 287
Do not believe in God 8% 89% 4% 575

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 19% 39% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 32% 19% 49% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 26% 20% 55% 287
Do not believe in God 17% 19% 64% 575

Political ideology among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 37% 21% 8% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 22% 41% 31% 7% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 18% 38% 38% 6% 287
Do not believe in God 13% 32% 48% 6% 575

Views about size of government among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 54% 1% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 43% 53% 1% 3% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 48% 2% 2% 287
Do not believe in God 41% 54% 2% 3% 575

Views about government aid to the poor among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 51% 3% 1% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 42% 56% 2% 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 38% 59% 3% 1% 287
Do not believe in God 32% 65% 2% 1% 575

Views about abortion among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 60% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 61% 36% 3% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 77% 20% 3% 287
Do not believe in God 83% 16% 2% 575

Views about homosexuality among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 30% 3% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 89% 9% 2% < 1% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 91% 6% 1% 2% 287
Do not believe in God 95% 3% 1% 1% 575

Views about same-sex marriage among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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 56% 38% 5% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 84% 12% 4% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 86% 12% 2% 287
Do not believe in God 93% 5% 2% 575

Views about environmental regulation among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 58% 1% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 66% 2% 2% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 30% 69% 1% 1% 287
Do not believe in God 20% 77% 2% 1% 575

Views about human evolution among younger Millennials by belief in God

% of younger Millennials 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 = 1,623. 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% 33% 3% 40% 2% 1,623
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 26% 3% 16% 2% 703
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 73% 9% 1% 13% 3% 287
Do not believe in God 89% 4% 1% 5% < 1% 575