Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 14,858. 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 77% 16% 7% 14,858
2007 77% 14% 9% 15,033

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Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
Buddhist 41% 51% 7% 186
Catholic 87% 8% 5% 3,024
Evangelical Protestant 88% 5% 7% 4,408
Historically Black Protestant 93% 5% 2% 1,132
Jehovah's Witness 50% 38% 12% 195
Jewish 50% 38% 12% 227
Mainline Protestant 81% 11% 8% 2,411
Mormon 96% 2% 2% 410
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 49% 11% 2,029

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,879. 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 14% 31% 29% 25% 10,879
Don't believe 22% 34% 28% 16% 2,515
Other/don't know 14% 34% 28% 24% 1,131

Generational cohort among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,879. 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 9% 11% 26% 35% 17% 2% 10,879
Don't believe 12% 17% 28% 33% 9% 1% 2,515
Other/don't know 8% 12% 29% 34% 17% 2% 1,131

Gender composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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% 57% 11,121
Don't believe 51% 49% 2,558
Other/don't know 49% 51% 1,179

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,950. 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% 17% 3% 18% 4% 10,950
Don't believe 66% 9% 4% 16% 5% 2,506
Other/don't know 67% 9% 3% 16% 6% 1,139

Immigrant status among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,975. 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% 9% 73% 10,975
Don't believe 18% 11% 71% 2,530
Other/don't know 14% 10% 76% 1,158

Income distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 9,578. 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 41% 21% 24% 14% 9,578
Don't believe 30% 19% 27% 24% 2,293
Other/don't know 37% 20% 24% 19% 958

Educational distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,057. 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% 32% 14% 9% 11,057
Don't believe 28% 31% 23% 18% 2,539
Other/don't know 35% 32% 20% 14% 1,171

Marital status among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,058. 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 50% 6% 15% 10% 19% 11,058
Don't believe 45% 11% 15% 4% 25% 2,544
Other/don't know 50% 5% 16% 7% 21% 1,165

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,076. 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 28% 72% 11,076
Don't believe 26% 74% 2,553
Other/don't know 27% 73% 1,169

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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 84% 13% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 11,121
Don't believe 39% 23% 9% 1% 23% 4% 2,558
Other/don't know 68% 18% 6% 1% 2% 5% 1,179

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 15% 3% 2% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 30% 23% 18% 28% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 58% 23% 10% 7% 3% 1,179

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 27% 14% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 21% 29% 50% < 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 46% 25% 28% 1% 1,179

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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 83% 11% 2% 3% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 42% 13% 5% 38% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 70% 13% 4% 11% 3% 1,179

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 12% 9% 35% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 17% 6% 6% 71% < 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 37% 9% 7% 46% 2% 1,179

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 10% 4% 4% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 67% 13% 6% 12% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 78% 9% 4% 7% 1% 1,179

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 15% 9% 17% 2% 11,121
Don't believe 68% 12% 8% 12% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 68% 11% 6% 11% 3% 1,179

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 8% 34% 5% 3% 11,121
Don't believe 16% 22% 45% 15% 3% 2,558
Other/don't know 38% 15% 35% 6% 5% 1,179

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 57% 2% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 25% 72% 2% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 38% 56% 3% 3% 1,179

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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 63% 10% 6% 20% 1% 11,121
Don't believe 25% 8% 8% 58% 1% 2,558
Other/don't know 49% 9% 7% 34% 2% 1,179

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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 48% 29% 4% 14% 6% 11,121
Don't believe 12% 11% 1% 70% 6% 2,558
Other/don't know 26% 19% 6% 32% 18% 1,179

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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 77% 17% 6% 11,121
Don't believe 9% 89% 2% 2,558
Other/don't know 26% 27% 47% 1,179

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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% 18% 42% 11,121
Don't believe 22% 22% 56% 2,558
Other/don't know 36% 27% 36% 1,179

Political ideology among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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% 30% 19% 6% 11,121
Don't believe 19% 31% 43% 7% 2,558
Other/don't know 37% 31% 20% 11% 1,179

Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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% 3% 4% 11,121
Don't believe 46% 45% 5% 4% 2,558
Other/don't know 50% 35% 8% 8% 1,179

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 48% 4% 2% 11,121
Don't believe 31% 64% 4% 2% 2,558
Other/don't know 41% 45% 9% 6% 1,179

Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 55% 5% 11,121
Don't believe 71% 25% 4% 2,558
Other/don't know 46% 45% 9% 1,179

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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 48% 44% 5% 4% 11,121
Don't believe 78% 17% 2% 2% 2,558
Other/don't know 52% 34% 7% 7% 1,179

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,121. 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 38% 54% 9% 11,121
Don't believe 74% 21% 5% 2,558
Other/don't know 43% 42% 15% 1,179

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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 41% 52% 3% 4% 11,121
Don't believe 23% 71% 3% 3% 2,558
Other/don't know 38% 50% 5% 7% 1,179

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 11,121. 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% 29% 3% 46% 5% 11,121
Don't believe 58% 14% 5% 20% 2% 2,558
Other/don't know 24% 20% 10% 36% 9% 1,179