Belief in Heaven among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 18,708. 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% 31% 7% 18,708

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Belief in Heaven among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by religious group

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 231. 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 45% 47% 8% 231
Catholic 83% 12% 5% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 89% 6% 5% 2,227
Hindu 48% 46% 5% 126
Historically Black Protestant 91% 6% 3% 740
Jewish 31% 58% 11% 689
Mainline Protestant 76% 16% 9% 3,464
Mormon 89% 6% 5% 155
Muslim 81% 12% 7% 105
Orthodox Christian 74% 14% 12% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 60% 9% 5,996

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,692. 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% 35% 24% 12% 10,692
Don't believe 31% 36% 21% 12% 6,319
Other/don't know 26% 33% 25% 16% 1,408

Generational cohort among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,692. 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 19% 17% 28% 28% 7% 1% 10,692
Don't believe 19% 20% 27% 25% 7% 1% 6,319
Other/don't know 16% 17% 26% 30% 10% 1% 1,408

Gender composition among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 41% 59% 10,848
Don't believe 56% 44% 6,394
Other/don't know 48% 52% 1,466

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,755. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 63% 12% 4% 17% 4% 10,755
Don't believe 74% 4% 6% 12% 4% 6,308
Other/don't know 74% 5% 3% 13% 6% 1,428

Immigrant status among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,720. 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% 12% 74% 10,720
Don't believe 15% 14% 72% 6,335
Other/don't know 11% 12% 77% 1,441

Income distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 9,631. 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% 20% 26% 18% 9,631
Don't believe 23% 18% 30% 29% 5,824
Other/don't know 32% 19% 23% 25% 1,226

Educational distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,811. 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% 34% 17% 10% 10,811
Don't believe 25% 30% 26% 20% 6,371
Other/don't know 30% 34% 21% 15% 1,451

Marital status among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 10,818. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 43% 10% 12% 5% 30% 10,818
Don't believe 43% 11% 11% 3% 32% 6,370
Other/don't know 43% 9% 13% 5% 31% 1,447

Parent of children under 18 among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,816. 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 31% 69% 10,816
Don't believe 25% 75% 6,377
Other/don't know 26% 74% 1,459

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 10,848
Don't believe 16% 20% 13% 1% 46% 5% 6,394
Other/don't know 34% 30% 13% 1% 6% 15% 1,466

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 36% 10% 4% < 1% 10,848
Don't believe 11% 19% 26% 45% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 24% 34% 26% 14% 2% 1,466

Attendance at religious services among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 44% 27% < 1% 10,848
Don't believe 6% 26% 68% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 13% 35% 50% 1% 1,466

Frequency of prayer among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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% 22% 8% 15% < 1% 10,848
Don't believe 15% 9% 5% 70% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 33% 16% 9% 39% 3% 1,466

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 10% 10% 64% < 1% 10,848
Don't believe 4% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 8% 5% 6% 79% 2% 1,466

Frequency of meditation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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 35% 9% 4% 50% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 29% 11% 6% 53% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 32% 10% 5% 50% 2% 1,466

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 18% 12% 14% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 40% 17% 11% 31% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 48% 15% 13% 22% 3% 1,466

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 43% 17% 14% 25% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 51% 17% 13% 18% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 51% 16% 11% 19% 2% 1,466

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 12% 53% 9% 2% 10,848
Don't believe 4% 22% 52% 21% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 9% 20% 55% 11% 5% 1,466

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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 26% 73% 1% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 17% 81% 1% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 19% 77% 2% 1% 1,466

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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 27% 13% 10% 50% < 1% 10,848
Don't believe 7% 5% 7% 81% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 14% 8% 8% 68% 2% 1,466

Interpreting scripture among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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 23% 37% 2% 31% 8% 10,848
Don't believe 2% 6% < 1% 87% 4% 6,394
Other/don't know 5% 14% 1% 60% 20% 1,466

Belief in Hell among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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% 26% 5% 10,848
Don't believe 3% 96% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 11% 32% 56% 1,466

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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 31% 17% 52% 10,848
Don't believe 18% 16% 66% 6,394
Other/don't know 23% 25% 53% 1,466

Political ideology among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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 26% 41% 27% 5% 10,848
Don't believe 11% 34% 50% 4% 6,394
Other/don't know 17% 41% 34% 9% 1,466

Views about size of government among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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% 50% 2% 3% 10,848
Don't believe 43% 50% 4% 3% 6,394
Other/don't know 42% 43% 7% 9% 1,466

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 3% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 28% 68% 3% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 32% 58% 6% 3% 1,466

Views about abortion among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 32% 3% 10,848
Don't believe 86% 12% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 77% 18% 5% 1,466

Views about homosexuality among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,848. 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 91% 6% 2% 1% 10,848
Don't believe 96% 2% 1% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 92% 4% 3% 1% 1,466

Views about environmental regulation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 64% 2% 2% 10,848
Don't believe 18% 78% 2% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 23% 69% 4% 4% 1,466

Views about human evolution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 10,848. 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% 35% 4% 26% 3% 10,848
Don't believe 79% 9% 3% 8% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 52% 18% 12% 12% 7% 1,466