Belief in God among second generation immigrants

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 3,395. 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 55% 20% 8% 1% 14% 2% 3,395
2007 67% 19% 4% 1% 5% 3% 3,018

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Belief in God among second generation immigrants by religious group

% of second generation immigrants 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 66% 26% 5% 1% 2% 1% 1,028
Evangelical Protestant 90% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 522
Jewish 34% 25% 17% 1% 20% 3% 199
Mainline Protestant 64% 27% 6% 1% 1% 1% 406
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 21% 18% 15% 1% 40% 5% 845

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,828. 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% 29% 19% 20% 1,828
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 28% 15% 17% 678
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 55% 19% 12% 13% 238
Do not believe in God 49% 24% 11% 17% 456

Generational cohort among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,828. 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% 14% 24% 23% 13% 3% 1,828
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 13% 23% 19% 11% 2% 678
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 46% 15% 13% 13% 8% 4% 238
Do not believe in God 38% 17% 17% 15% 10% 3% 456

Gender composition among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 58% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 49% 51% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 58% 42% 240
Do not believe in God 64% 36% 464

Racial and ethnic composition among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,841. 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% 8% 5% 36% 4% 1,841
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 4% 11% 33% 4% 683
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 45% 1% 15% 33% 7% 239
Do not believe in God 55% 3% 16% 23% 3% 456

Income distribution among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,591. 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% 22% 25% 17% 1,591
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 20% 25% 21% 605
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 38% 13% 28% 20% 219
Do not believe in God 30% 18% 25% 26% 418

Educational distribution among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,870. 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% 36% 16% 9% 1,870
Believe in God; fairly certain 36% 32% 20% 13% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 34% 17% 14% 240
Do not believe in God 31% 35% 22% 12% 462

Marital status among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,865. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 40% 7% 12% 9% 32% 1,865
Believe in God; fairly certain 35% 11% 10% 5% 39% 688
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 21% 10% 7% 7% 55% 239
Do not believe in God 32% 8% 4% 3% 53% 462

Parent of children under 18 among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,866. 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 27% 73% 1,866
Believe in God; fairly certain 21% 79% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 88% 240
Do not believe in God 16% 84% 463

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 67% 24% 4% 4% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 49% 19% 8% < 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 5% 35% 37% 22% < 1% 240
Do not believe in God 3% 9% 30% 58% 1% 464

Attendance at religious services among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 35% 18% < 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 47% 34% < 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 39% 58% < 1% 240
Do not believe in God 3% 18% 78% 1% 464

Frequency of prayer among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 16% 4% 8% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 35% 25% 12% 28% < 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 13% 10% 14% 63% < 1% 240
Do not believe in God 2% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 464

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 12% 8% 51% < 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 6% 9% 10% 75% < 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 4% 4% 88% < 1% 240
Do not believe in God 2% 1% 2% 94% < 1% 464

Frequency of meditation among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 7% 4% 39% 2% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 14% 6% 48% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 21% 15% 7% 56% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 16% 7% 5% 72% 1% 464

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 14% 7% 10% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 43% 22% 15% 18% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 31% 21% 15% 33% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 31% 11% 9% 46% 2% 464

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 15% 10% 25% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 44% 15% 17% 23% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 52% 17% 11% 19% < 1% 240
Do not believe in God 42% 15% 15% 26% 2% 464

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 10% 41% 5% 2% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 10% 18% 56% 14% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 3% 29% 54% 13% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 1% 19% 48% 30% 2% 464

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 35% 63% 1% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 21% 77% 1% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 13% 85% 1% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 14% 85% 1% < 1% 464

Frequency of reading scripture among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 14% 9% 33% 1% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 11% 10% 10% 68% < 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 5% 3% 9% 83% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 3% 3% 4% 90% < 1% 464

Interpreting scripture among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 36% 36% 3% 19% 7% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 31% 1% 54% 6% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 8% < 1% 82% 5% 240
Do not believe in God 1% 2% < 1% 93% 4% 464

Belief in Heaven among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 87% 8% 5% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 68% 25% 8% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 37% 53% 10% 240
Do not believe in God 8% 88% 4% 464

Belief in Hell among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 26% 7% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 47% 45% 9% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 27% 63% 10% 240
Do not believe in God 6% 91% 3% 464

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 17% 45% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 15% 56% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 17% 15% 67% 240
Do not believe in God 17% 16% 67% 464

Political ideology among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 34% 23% 5% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 43% 34% 4% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 12% 42% 41% 5% 240
Do not believe in God 15% 28% 52% 5% 464

Views about size of government among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 51% 44% 3% 3% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 49% 47% 2% 2% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 45% 5% 3% 240
Do not believe in God 43% 52% 2% 4% 464

Views about government aid to the poor among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 49% 3% 2% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 43% 53% 3% 1% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 32% 62% 4% 2% 240
Do not believe in God 28% 68% 3% 1% 464

Views about abortion among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 47% 4% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 70% 26% 4% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 84% 12% 4% 240
Do not believe in God 87% 10% 3% 464

Views about homosexuality among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 31% 4% 5% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 84% 11% 3% 2% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 85% 12% 2% 2% 240
Do not believe in God 92% 4% 2% 1% 464

Views about same-sex marriage among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 51% 39% 10% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 77% 18% 5% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 85% 12% 3% 240
Do not believe in God 89% 7% 4% 464

Views about environmental regulation among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 40% 55% 2% 3% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 33% 63% 2% 2% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 25% 72% 2% 1% 240
Do not believe in God 19% 79% 1% 1% 464

Views about human evolution among second generation immigrants by belief in God

% of second generation immigrants 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 = 1,873. 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% 30% 4% 39% 5% 1,873
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 25% 4% 17% 2% 690
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 71% 8% 4% 16% 2% 240
Do not believe in God 85% 6% 2% 5% 2% 464