Belief in Heaven among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,166. 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 80% 13% 7% 13,166
2007 79% 12% 8% 10,512

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Belief in Heaven among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by religious group

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 86% 9% 5% 2,856
Evangelical Protestant 88% 5% 7% 4,340
Historically Black Protestant 95% 4% 2% 640
Jewish 65% 28% 7% 196
Mainline Protestant 85% 8% 7% 2,306
Mormon 97% 1% 2% 363
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 50% 40% 10% 1,908

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,190. 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% 32% 30% 20% 10,190
Don't believe 25% 32% 26% 17% 1,754
Other/don't know 16% 35% 27% 21% 960

Generational cohort among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,190. 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% 12% 27% 35% 13% 1% 10,190
Don't believe 15% 17% 25% 31% 11% 1% 1,754
Other/don't know 11% 11% 30% 33% 15% 1% 960

Gender composition among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 49% 10,390
Don't believe 65% 35% 1,779
Other/don't know 58% 42% 997

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,252. 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% 12% 2% 14% 3% 10,252
Don't believe 70% 5% 6% 15% 4% 1,745
Other/don't know 74% 5% 4% 13% 4% 966

Immigrant status among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,251. 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% 9% 79% 10,251
Don't believe 17% 11% 72% 1,759
Other/don't know 14% 9% 77% 974

Income distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 9,027. 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 37% 21% 25% 17% 9,027
Don't believe 30% 21% 26% 23% 1,578
Other/don't know 32% 20% 26% 22% 796

Educational distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,336. 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% 31% 14% 7% 10,336
Don't believe 42% 30% 17% 11% 1,766
Other/don't know 39% 34% 19% 8% 988

Marital status among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 10,350. 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% 6% 12% 7% 21% 10,350
Don't believe 46% 9% 14% 4% 28% 1,770
Other/don't know 59% 6% 12% 5% 18% 982

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,355. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 29% 71% 10,355
Don't believe 25% 75% 1,773
Other/don't know 30% 70% 988

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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 79% 17% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 10,390
Don't believe 31% 22% 10% 1% 32% 4% 1,779
Other/don't know 60% 18% 9% 2% 2% 9% 997

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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 68% 24% 5% 2% < 1% 10,390
Don't believe 23% 20% 23% 33% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 52% 22% 14% 9% 3% 997

Attendance at religious services among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 34% 19% < 1% 10,390
Don't believe 15% 26% 58% < 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 38% 26% 35% 1% 997

Frequency of prayer among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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 68% 17% 5% 9% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 27% 10% 5% 57% < 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 56% 14% 4% 23% 3% 997

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 11% 9% 47% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 13% 3% 5% 79% < 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 30% 8% 6% 54% 2% 997

Frequency of meditation among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 8% 4% 44% 2% 10,390
Don't believe 30% 8% 4% 56% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 42% 5% 3% 44% 5% 997

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 14% 9% 11% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 42% 13% 10% 34% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 60% 9% 8% 19% 4% 997

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 15% 12% 27% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 43% 14% 13% 29% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 50% 13% 9% 24% 4% 997

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 6% 42% 5% 2% 10,390
Don't believe 15% 13% 57% 14% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 38% 9% 42% 6% 5% 997

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 54% 1% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 33% 65% 1% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 47% 50% 2% 1% 997

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 12% 9% 33% 1% 10,390
Don't believe 19% 5% 6% 70% < 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 41% 7% 6% 43% 3% 997

Interpreting scripture among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 32% 3% 15% 5% 10,390
Don't believe 14% 11% 1% 69% 5% 1,779
Other/don't know 28% 19% 5% 31% 16% 997

Belief in Hell among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 5% 10,390
Don't believe 12% 86% 2% 1,779
Other/don't know 30% 19% 51% 997

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 56% 16% 28% 10,390
Don't believe 49% 23% 28% 1,779
Other/don't know 60% 23% 17% 997

Political ideology among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 27% 13% 6% 10,390
Don't believe 37% 36% 20% 7% 1,779
Other/don't know 57% 24% 9% 11% 997

Views about size of government among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 31% 1% 2% 10,390
Don't believe 72% 25% 1% 2% 1,779
Other/don't know 74% 19% 3% 4% 997

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 62% 34% 3% 2% 10,390
Don't believe 62% 35% 3% 1% 1,779
Other/don't know 65% 27% 5% 3% 997

Views about abortion among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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 37% 59% 4% 10,390
Don't believe 62% 35% 4% 1,779
Other/don't know 38% 57% 6% 997

Views about homosexuality among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 46% 4% 3% 10,390
Don't believe 68% 25% 3% 3% 1,779
Other/don't know 45% 42% 6% 7% 997

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,390. 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% 56% 8% 10,390
Don't believe 60% 31% 8% 1,779
Other/don't know 33% 54% 13% 997

Views about human evolution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 10,390. 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% 28% 3% 47% 4% 10,390
Don't believe 57% 13% 3% 25% 2% 1,779
Other/don't know 26% 16% 8% 41% 9% 997