Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,155. 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 87% 7% 6% 13,155
2007 86% 7% 8% 14,919

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Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more by religious group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know 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 92% 4% 4% 3,092
Evangelical Protestant 87% 5% 8% 5,177
Historically Black Protestant 94% 3% 3% 1,070
Jehovah's Witness 51% 37% 13% 207
Jewish 66% 24% 9% 148
Mainline Protestant 87% 7% 7% 2,192
Mormon 97% 1% 2% 514
Muslim 96% 2% 2% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 77% 16% 7% 284

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,066. 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 17% 31% 27% 24% 11,066
Don't believe 17% 30% 33% 20% 913
Other/don't know 10% 37% 28% 25% 864

Generational cohort among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,066. 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 11% 11% 26% 33% 17% 2% 11,066
Don't believe 10% 10% 27% 38% 12% 2% 913
Other/don't know 5% 10% 31% 35% 16% 2% 864

Gender composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 42% 58% 11,329
Don't believe 45% 55% 933
Other/don't know 45% 55% 893

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,174. 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 62% 16% 3% 16% 3% 11,174
Don't believe 63% 10% 4% 18% 5% 912
Other/don't know 70% 9% 3% 14% 4% 872

Immigrant status among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,186. 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 16% 9% 75% 11,186
Don't believe 21% 10% 70% 921
Other/don't know 16% 6% 78% 881

Income distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have a household income of…

Belief in Heaven Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 9,630. 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 36% 21% 28% 15% 9,630
Don't believe 32% 17% 30% 21% 800
Other/don't know 31% 20% 30% 19% 721

Educational distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,264. 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 43% 31% 17% 10% 11,264
Don't believe 35% 27% 20% 18% 924
Other/don't know 36% 27% 21% 15% 886

Marital status among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,276. 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 57% 3% 11% 9% 20% 11,276
Don't believe 58% 5% 12% 7% 19% 928
Other/don't know 66% 3% 13% 7% 12% 890

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,283. 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 31% 69% 11,283
Don't believe 29% 71% 931
Other/don't know 34% 66% 883

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they…

Belief in Heaven 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 = 11,329. 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 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 11,329
Don't believe 70% 16% 5% 1% 6% 3% 933
Other/don't know 84% 9% 2% 2% < 1% 2% 893

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

Belief in Heaven Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 90% 9% < 1% < 1% < 1% 11,329
Don't believe 78% 14% 5% 2% 1% 933
Other/don't know 85% 11% 1% 1% 2% 893

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 85% 12% 1% 2% 1% 11,329
Don't believe 72% 13% 2% 11% 1% 933
Other/don't know 85% 9% 1% 3% 3% 893

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 58% 13% 8% 20% 1% 11,329
Don't believe 57% 11% 8% 23% 1% 933
Other/don't know 62% 11% 7% 19% 1% 893

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who meditate…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 57% 7% 3% 30% 2% 11,329
Don't believe 57% 7% 3% 29% 3% 933
Other/don't know 61% 4% 2% 28% 6% 893

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 80% 11% 4% 4% 1% 11,329
Don't believe 75% 10% 5% 8% 2% 933
Other/don't know 82% 7% 4% 3% 3% 893

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 49% 17% 10% 22% 2% 11,329
Don't believe 61% 10% 10% 18% 2% 933
Other/don't know 60% 10% 8% 18% 5% 893

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in Heaven Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 62% 5% 27% 4% 2% 11,329
Don't believe 50% 11% 28% 8% 3% 933
Other/don't know 62% 6% 21% 3% 7% 893

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Belief in Heaven 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 = 11,329. 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 45% 52% 1% 1% 11,329
Don't believe 44% 52% 2% 2% 933
Other/don't know 54% 43% 2% 2% 893

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 69% 10% 5% 14% 1% 11,329
Don't believe 65% 8% 5% 21% 1% 933
Other/don't know 74% 8% 4% 12% 2% 893

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in Heaven 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 = 11,329. 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 54% 32% 4% 6% 4% 11,329
Don't believe 36% 26% 3% 31% 5% 933
Other/don't know 42% 24% 8% 13% 13% 893

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 81% 13% 5% 11,329
Don't believe 27% 68% 4% 933
Other/don't know 38% 19% 43% 893

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 47% 16% 37% 11,329
Don't believe 33% 25% 41% 933
Other/don't know 49% 24% 28% 893

Political ideology among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 51% 29% 14% 6% 11,329
Don't believe 39% 27% 25% 10% 933
Other/don't know 55% 21% 12% 12% 893

Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 55% 39% 3% 3% 11,329
Don't believe 51% 44% 3% 3% 933
Other/don't know 59% 28% 6% 7% 893

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in Heaven Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 49% 44% 4% 2% 11,329
Don't believe 42% 54% 3% 1% 933
Other/don't know 52% 36% 9% 3% 893

Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Belief in Heaven Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 32% 64% 4% 11,329
Don't believe 43% 53% 4% 933
Other/don't know 26% 67% 7% 893

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 40% 51% 5% 4% 11,329
Don't believe 50% 44% 3% 2% 933
Other/don't know 32% 52% 7% 8% 893

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,329. 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 30% 62% 7% 11,329
Don't believe 44% 50% 6% 933
Other/don't know 24% 65% 12% 893

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Belief in Heaven 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 = 11,329. 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 44% 49% 3% 4% 11,329
Don't believe 33% 62% 2% 3% 933
Other/don't know 46% 42% 5% 7% 893

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say humans…

Belief in Heaven 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 = 11,329. 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 12% 28% 2% 53% 5% 11,329
Don't believe 27% 21% 3% 45% 4% 933
Other/don't know 11% 15% 6% 58% 9% 893