Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,591. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 86% 7% 7% 8,591
2007 85% 7% 8% 8,407

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Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 93% 4% 3% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 86% 5% 8% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 94% 4% 2% 875
Jehovah's Witness 52% 36% 13% 204
Jewish 67% 24% 9% 121
Mainline Protestant 86% 7% 7% 1,221
Mormon 97% 1% 2% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 73% 17% 10% 305

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,154. 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% 33% 29% 22% 7,154
Don't believe 15% 35% 32% 18% 641
Other/don't know 11% 39% 28% 21% 579

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,154. 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% 27% 34% 15% 1% 7,154
Don't believe 9% 10% 31% 35% 12% 2% 641
Other/don't know 5% 11% 34% 34% 15% 1% 579

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,334. 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% 7,334
Don't believe 44% 56% 655
Other/don't know 43% 57% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,219. 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% 20% 3% 16% 4% 7,219
Don't believe 61% 13% 4% 18% 4% 643
Other/don't know 67% 12% 2% 14% 5% 590

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,236. 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% 7% 76% 7,236
Don't believe 20% 10% 70% 650
Other/don't know 14% 6% 80% 593

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,275. 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% 21% 26% 13% 6,275
Don't believe 37% 15% 29% 19% 559
Other/don't know 30% 19% 30% 20% 487

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,288. 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 46% 31% 15% 8% 7,288
Don't believe 38% 29% 17% 15% 648
Other/don't know 33% 32% 21% 14% 598

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,292. 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% 4% 13% 9% 19% 7,292
Don't believe 55% 5% 14% 5% 20% 653
Other/don't know 65% 3% 12% 6% 13% 598

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,300. 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% 68% 7,300
Don't believe 29% 71% 654
Other/don't know 37% 63% 593

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 7,334
Don't believe 76% 13% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 655
Other/don't know 91% 5% 1% 2% < 1% 2% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 7,334
Don't believe 81% 11% 3% 4% 1% 655
Other/don't know 88% 8% < 1% 2% 1% 602

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 11% 4% < 1% 7,334
Don't believe 75% 15% 9% < 1% 655
Other/don't know 85% 9% 6% < 1% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,334. 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 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 7,334
Don't believe 80% 11% 2% 7% < 1% 655
Other/don't know 91% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 602

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 7,334. 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 65% 6% 2% 25% 2% 7,334
Don't believe 65% 5% 2% 25% 3% 655
Other/don't know 67% 3% 1% 23% 5% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 7% 3% 3% 1% 7,334
Don't believe 79% 9% 3% 7% 2% 655
Other/don't know 89% 4% 2% 1% 3% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 15% 9% 20% 2% 7,334
Don't believe 61% 12% 8% 17% 2% 655
Other/don't know 64% 10% 6% 16% 5% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 4% 24% 3% 2% 7,334
Don't believe 55% 11% 24% 7% 4% 655
Other/don't know 69% 6% 16% 4% 5% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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 46% 51% 1% 1% 7,334
Don't believe 48% 48% 2% 1% 655
Other/don't know 60% 35% 2% 2% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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 82% 7% 3% 7% 1% 7,334
Don't believe 76% 7% 3% 13% 1% 655
Other/don't know 86% 5% 1% 5% 2% 602

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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 60% 27% 4% 5% 4% 7,334
Don't believe 42% 25% 3% 24% 6% 655
Other/don't know 49% 22% 9% 8% 12% 602

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,334. 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% 12% 5% 7,334
Don't believe 29% 68% 4% 655
Other/don't know 39% 18% 43% 602

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,334. 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 46% 17% 37% 7,334
Don't believe 34% 28% 37% 655
Other/don't know 54% 24% 23% 602

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,334. 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 53% 26% 15% 6% 7,334
Don't believe 43% 26% 20% 11% 655
Other/don't know 58% 21% 10% 12% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 40% 3% 3% 7,334
Don't believe 55% 39% 3% 4% 655
Other/don't know 59% 28% 5% 7% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 45% 4% 2% 7,334
Don't believe 44% 50% 4% 2% 655
Other/don't know 51% 35% 10% 3% 602

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 66% 5% 7,334
Don't believe 40% 56% 4% 655
Other/don't know 22% 71% 7% 602

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in heaven

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 58% 5% 4% 7,334
Don't believe 45% 48% 4% 3% 655
Other/don't know 26% 59% 7% 8% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 67% 8% 7,334
Don't believe 40% 53% 6% 655
Other/don't know 20% 69% 11% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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% 3% 4% 7,334
Don't believe 36% 58% 2% 3% 655
Other/don't know 50% 36% 6% 8% 602

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 7,334. 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 10% 25% 2% 57% 6% 7,334
Don't believe 22% 18% 3% 53% 4% 655
Other/don't know 8% 15% 6% 61% 10% 602