Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,502. 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 72% 22% 6% 4,502
2007 76% 16% 8% 5,071

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Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 86% 10% 4% 1,070
Evangelical Protestant 90% 6% 4% 906
Historically Black Protestant 92% 4% 4% 215
Jewish 34% 52% 15% 143
Mainline Protestant 79% 13% 8% 864
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 56% 8% 976

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,034. 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 20% 37% 26% 16% 3,034
Don't believe 23% 40% 20% 16% 1,086
Other/don't know 15% 38% 26% 21% 298

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,034. 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% 15% 30% 31% 11% 1% 3,034
Don't believe 13% 21% 29% 25% 9% 2% 1,086
Other/don't know 8% 15% 30% 33% 13% 2% 298

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 53% 3,098
Don't believe 58% 42% 1,101
Other/don't know 54% 46% 303

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,068. 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 66% 11% 5% 15% 3% 3,068
Don't believe 69% 4% 13% 12% 2% 1,094
Other/don't know 72% 6% 8% 11% 3% 300

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,061. 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% 3,061
Don't believe 22% 14% 64% 1,092
Other/don't know 20% 7% 73% 299

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 2,747. 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 33% 20% 28% 20% 2,747
Don't believe 18% 19% 32% 31% 998
Other/don't know 24% 20% 31% 25% 250

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,086. 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% 33% 17% 11% 3,086
Don't believe 25% 25% 28% 22% 1,096
Other/don't know 32% 29% 23% 16% 300

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,086. 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 52% 8% 12% 6% 22% 3,086
Don't believe 49% 8% 10% 4% 29% 1,096
Other/don't know 54% 8% 11% 8% 19% 301

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,087. 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 33% 67% 3,087
Don't believe 26% 74% 1,098
Other/don't know 32% 68% 301

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 25% 4% 1% 1% 1% 3,098
Don't believe 17% 22% 15% 1% 41% 4% 1,101
Other/don't know 35% 34% 11% 1% 5% 15% 303

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 32% 8% 2% < 1% 3,098
Don't believe 12% 21% 27% 40% < 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 31% 38% 23% 7% 2% 303

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who attend religious services…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 43% 21% 1% 3,098
Don't believe 8% 29% 63% < 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 22% 40% 39% < 1% 303

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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 56% 22% 9% 13% < 1% 3,098
Don't believe 14% 10% 6% 70% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 35% 17% 10% 37% 1% 303

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 20% 11% 13% 56% < 1% 3,098
Don't believe 5% 3% 6% 86% < 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 12% 5% 8% 74% 1% 303

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 9% 8% 52% 1% 3,098
Don't believe 19% 11% 10% 60% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 24% 10% 6% 56% 4% 303

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 19% 22% 11% 1% 3,098
Don't believe 24% 16% 23% 36% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 27% 17% 25% 29% 3% 303

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 34% 8% 48% 8% 2% 3,098
Don't believe 8% 17% 56% 17% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 19% 13% 53% 9% 4% 303

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 34% 64% 1% 1% 3,098
Don't believe 23% 76% 1% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 25% 71% 3% 1% 303

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 29% 13% 14% 44% < 1% 3,098
Don't believe 6% 4% 7% 82% < 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 18% 8% 13% 60% < 1% 303

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 33% 37% 3% 21% 6% 3,098
Don't believe 6% 6% 1% 82% 5% 1,101
Other/don't know 14% 16% 5% 49% 17% 303

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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 76% 19% 5% 3,098
Don't believe 6% 93% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 16% 23% 61% 303

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 16% 41% 3,098
Don't believe 25% 14% 61% 1,101
Other/don't know 36% 24% 40% 303

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 40% 19% 5% 3,098
Don't believe 19% 34% 43% 4% 1,101
Other/don't know 35% 35% 22% 8% 303

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 41% 2% 3% 3,098
Don't believe 48% 47% 3% 3% 1,101
Other/don't know 52% 34% 7% 7% 303

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 48% 3% 2% 3,098
Don't believe 33% 63% 2% 2% 1,101
Other/don't know 40% 50% 6% 4% 303

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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% 46% 3% 3,098
Don't believe 80% 17% 3% 1,101
Other/don't know 59% 33% 8% 303

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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% 31% 4% 3% 3,098
Don't believe 83% 12% 2% 3% 1,101
Other/don't know 59% 29% 8% 4% 303

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,098. 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 52% 42% 6% 3,098
Don't believe 80% 15% 5% 1,101
Other/don't know 57% 32% 11% 303

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 39% 56% 2% 2% 3,098
Don't believe 24% 73% 2% 1% 1,101
Other/don't know 32% 57% 5% 5% 303

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by belief in heaven

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 3,098. 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 25% 32% 4% 36% 4% 3,098
Don't believe 74% 9% 2% 12% 3% 1,101
Other/don't know 41% 19% 13% 21% 6% 303