Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 20,395. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 62% 30% 8% 20,395
2007 67% 23% 10% 20,841

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Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 160. 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 44% 48% 7% 160
Catholic 81% 13% 6% 4,669
Evangelical Protestant 89% 6% 5% 2,790
Hindu 44% 48% 8% 119
Historically Black Protestant 90% 6% 4% 572
Jewish 31% 58% 11% 548
Mainline Protestant 76% 15% 9% 3,642
Mormon 86% 7% 7% 116
Orthodox Christian 69% 17% 14% 109
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 57% 10% 6,810

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,804. 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 22% 34% 27% 17% 11,804
Don't believe 29% 35% 21% 14% 6,592
Other/don't know 21% 32% 28% 20% 1,654

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,804. 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% 15% 28% 32% 11% 1% 11,804
Don't believe 18% 19% 27% 26% 9% 1% 6,592
Other/don't know 13% 14% 26% 34% 13% 1% 1,654

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 12,001
Don't believe 61% 39% 6,682
Other/don't know 55% 45% 1,712

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,873. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 70% 9% 3% 14% 4% 11,873
Don't believe 74% 4% 6% 12% 4% 6,587
Other/don't know 74% 6% 3% 12% 5% 1,667

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,840. 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% 11% 78% 11,840
Don't believe 15% 13% 72% 6,615
Other/don't know 12% 11% 77% 1,681

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 10,438. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 36% 21% 26% 17% 10,438
Don't believe 24% 19% 29% 28% 6,052
Other/don't know 34% 22% 22% 22% 1,410

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,942. 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% 33% 15% 8% 11,942
Don't believe 29% 30% 24% 18% 6,658
Other/don't know 38% 32% 18% 12% 1,698

Marital status among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,956. 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% 8% 13% 7% 25% 11,956
Don't believe 43% 11% 12% 3% 31% 6,657
Other/don't know 45% 8% 13% 6% 28% 1,689

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,966. 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% 11,966
Don't believe 24% 76% 6,664
Other/don't know 22% 78% 1,704

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 27% 5% 1% 1% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 15% 20% 13% 1% 46% 5% 6,682
Other/don't know 34% 31% 14% 1% 6% 14% 1,712

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 39% 12% 4% < 1% 12,001
Don't believe 7% 19% 27% 46% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 22% 34% 26% 15% 2% 1,712

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 46% 36% < 1% 12,001
Don't believe 3% 24% 72% < 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 9% 33% 57% 1% 1,712

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 23% 9% 19% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 12% 8% 6% 73% < 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 29% 17% 9% 42% 3% 1,712

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 8% 4% 57% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 26% 10% 6% 57% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 29% 9% 5% 54% 3% 1,712

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 18% 12% 19% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 37% 16% 11% 35% 2% 6,682
Other/don't know 42% 16% 12% 27% 3% 1,712

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 15% 14% 31% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 48% 16% 14% 21% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 46% 16% 13% 23% 2% 1,712

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 10% 56% 8% 2% 12,001
Don't believe 3% 20% 55% 21% 2% 6,682
Other/don't know 10% 17% 59% 10% 5% 1,712

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 68% 1% 1% 12,001
Don't believe 19% 79% 1% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 23% 72% 3% 2% 1,712

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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 18% 10% 10% 62% < 1% 12,001
Don't believe 4% 4% 6% 86% < 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 10% 6% 8% 74% 1% 1,712

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 35% 2% 30% 8% 12,001
Don't believe 2% 6% < 1% 87% 5% 6,682
Other/don't know 6% 13% 3% 56% 22% 1,712

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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 71% 23% 6% 12,001
Don't believe 4% 95% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 12% 28% 60% 1,712

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 18% 43% 12,001
Don't believe 22% 17% 61% 6,682
Other/don't know 28% 26% 46% 1,712

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 37% 22% 7% 12,001
Don't believe 15% 34% 46% 5% 6,682
Other/don't know 25% 37% 26% 11% 1,712

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 41% 3% 4% 12,001
Don't believe 47% 46% 4% 3% 6,682
Other/don't know 49% 36% 6% 9% 1,712

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 47% 3% 2% 12,001
Don't believe 33% 63% 3% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 40% 50% 6% 5% 1,712

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 39% 4% 12,001
Don't believe 82% 15% 3% 6,682
Other/don't know 66% 25% 8% 1,712

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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% 24% 4% 3% 12,001
Don't believe 88% 9% 2% 2% 6,682
Other/don't know 74% 15% 5% 5% 1,712

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,001. 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 59% 33% 8% 12,001
Don't believe 85% 11% 4% 6,682
Other/don't know 66% 22% 12% 1,712

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 3% 12,001
Don't believe 23% 73% 2% 2% 6,682
Other/don't know 31% 59% 4% 6% 1,712

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 12,001. 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% 32% 4% 30% 4% 12,001
Don't believe 77% 9% 3% 9% 1% 6,682
Other/don't know 48% 16% 13% 15% 8% 1,712