Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Christians

% of Christians who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 25,048. 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 65% 14% 9% 10% 1% 25,048
2007 56% 14% 12% 14% 3% 28,279

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 16,265. 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.
At least once a week 15% 32% 30% 23% 16,265
Once or twice a month 23% 36% 26% 15% 3,458
Several times a year 21% 36% 28% 15% 2,090
Seldom/never 18% 31% 29% 21% 2,407
Don't know 11% 27% 22% 40% 300

Generational cohort among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 16,265. 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.
At least once a week 10% 11% 27% 36% 15% 2% 16,265
Once or twice a month 15% 15% 30% 31% 9% 1% 3,458
Several times a year 14% 14% 30% 33% 9% 1% 2,090
Seldom/never 11% 13% 26% 35% 14% 1% 2,407
Don't know 7% 6% 24% 34% 26% 2% 300

Gender composition among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 42% 58% 16,641
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 3,515
Several times a year 49% 51% 2,117
Seldom/never 59% 41% 2,454
Don't know 49% 51% 321

Racial and ethnic composition among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 16,425. 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.
At least once a week 64% 14% 2% 16% 4% 16,425
Once or twice a month 69% 11% 2% 15% 3% 3,471
Several times a year 69% 10% 2% 16% 2% 2,100
Seldom/never 69% 10% 2% 16% 3% 2,432
Don't know 68% 8% 3% 18% 4% 309

Immigrant status among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 16,461. 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.
At least once a week 14% 8% 77% 16,461
Once or twice a month 13% 10% 77% 3,471
Several times a year 15% 9% 76% 2,095
Seldom/never 14% 11% 75% 2,413
Don't know 19% 7% 74% 309

Income distribution among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 14,262. 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.
At least once a week 36% 21% 27% 16% 14,262
Once or twice a month 33% 21% 27% 19% 3,137
Several times a year 32% 18% 30% 21% 1,896
Seldom/never 41% 21% 23% 16% 2,119
Don't know 44% 21% 19% 16% 202

Educational distribution among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 16,543. 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.
At least once a week 43% 33% 16% 9% 16,543
Once or twice a month 40% 32% 18% 10% 3,500
Several times a year 42% 30% 18% 10% 2,105
Seldom/never 52% 28% 13% 8% 2,437
Don't know 54% 28% 10% 8% 313

Marital status among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 16,561. 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.
At least once a week 54% 5% 14% 9% 18% 16,561
Once or twice a month 50% 7% 12% 5% 25% 3,511
Several times a year 51% 7% 11% 6% 25% 2,112
Seldom/never 44% 9% 15% 8% 24% 2,438
Don't know 46% 3% 14% 16% 22% 316

Parent of children under 18 among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 16,571. 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.
At least once a week 29% 71% 16,571
Once or twice a month 33% 67% 3,503
Several times a year 32% 68% 2,115
Seldom/never 28% 72% 2,444
Don't know 20% 80% 318

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 85% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 60% 32% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 48% 34% 10% 1% 4% 2% 2,454
Don't know 63% 20% 2% 6% 1% 7% 321

Importance of religion in one's life among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 80% 16% 2% 1% < 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 53% 39% 6% 1% < 1% 3,515
Several times a year 41% 45% 11% 2% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 32% 44% 17% 6% 1% 2,454
Don't know 66% 22% 6% 2% 5% 321

Attendance at religious services among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 58% 30% 12% 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 33% 49% 18% < 1% 3,515
Several times a year 23% 53% 24% < 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 18% 41% 40% < 1% 2,454
Don't know 43% 34% 16% 7% 321

Frequency of prayer among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 80% 13% 2% 4% 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 54% 28% 8% 9% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 43% 28% 11% 17% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 33% 20% 12% 34% 1% 2,454
Don't know 58% 17% 5% 9% 11% 321

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 42% 12% 9% 36% 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 15% 14% 11% 59% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 11% 8% 12% 68% < 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 9% 5% 6% 80% < 1% 2,454
Don't know 28% 5% 3% 55% 9% 321

Frequency of meditation among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 56% 7% 3% 33% 2% 16,641
Once or twice a month 30% 14% 5% 51% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 21% 9% 11% 59% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 19% 6% 4% 70% 1% 2,454
Don't know 32% 5% 3% 37% 22% 321

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 54% 15% 9% 21% 2% 16,641
Once or twice a month 34% 24% 17% 24% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 23% 16% 31% 29% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 23% 11% 14% 51% 1% 2,454
Don't know 27% 12% 10% 22% 29% 321

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 53% 6% 33% 5% 3% 16,641
Once or twice a month 31% 10% 51% 6% 2% 3,515
Several times a year 24% 10% 55% 10% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 18% 10% 60% 10% 2% 2,454
Don't know 31% 6% 43% 7% 13% 321

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 43% 54% 2% 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 31% 67% 1% 1% 3,515
Several times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 27% 71% 1% 1% 2,454
Don't know 30% 58% 5% 7% 321

Frequency of reading scripture among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 58% 11% 7% 22% 1% 16,641
Once or twice a month 27% 18% 13% 42% < 1% 3,515
Several times a year 16% 13% 17% 54% < 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 13% 7% 7% 72% < 1% 2,454
Don't know 32% 12% 5% 35% 16% 321

Interpreting scripture among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 46% 31% 4% 13% 6% 16,641
Once or twice a month 28% 40% 2% 22% 7% 3,515
Several times a year 24% 38% 3% 28% 7% 2,117
Seldom/never 23% 29% 2% 38% 8% 2,454
Don't know 29% 18% 13% 19% 21% 321

Belief in Heaven among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 87% 7% 6% 16,641
Once or twice a month 87% 8% 5% 3,515
Several times a year 84% 9% 7% 2,117
Seldom/never 74% 18% 8% 2,454
Don't know 75% 7% 19% 321

Belief in Hell among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 73% 19% 8% 16,641
Once or twice a month 70% 23% 7% 3,515
Several times a year 65% 27% 9% 2,117
Seldom/never 58% 33% 9% 2,454
Don't know 59% 19% 22% 321

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 45% 17% 38% 16,641
Once or twice a month 44% 15% 41% 3,515
Several times a year 41% 14% 45% 2,117
Seldom/never 37% 19% 45% 2,454
Don't know 31% 35% 34% 321

Political ideology among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 48% 30% 16% 6% 16,641
Once or twice a month 39% 36% 19% 5% 3,515
Several times a year 34% 39% 22% 5% 2,117
Seldom/never 32% 35% 25% 8% 2,454
Don't know 39% 21% 10% 30% 321

Views about size of government among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 55% 38% 3% 4% 16,641
Once or twice a month 54% 41% 2% 3% 3,515
Several times a year 52% 43% 2% 3% 2,117
Seldom/never 51% 43% 3% 3% 2,454
Don't know 49% 35% 4% 13% 321

Views about government aid to the poor among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 49% 45% 4% 2% 16,641
Once or twice a month 48% 47% 3% 2% 3,515
Several times a year 47% 48% 4% 1% 2,117
Seldom/never 46% 49% 3% 2% 2,454
Don't know 47% 38% 7% 8% 321

Views about abortion among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 39% 56% 4% 16,641
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 4% 3,515
Several times a year 57% 39% 4% 2,117
Seldom/never 60% 36% 4% 2,454
Don't know 40% 45% 15% 321

Views about homosexuality among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 48% 43% 5% 4% 16,641
Once or twice a month 65% 29% 4% 3% 3,515
Several times a year 68% 25% 3% 3% 2,117
Seldom/never 65% 28% 3% 4% 2,454
Don't know 44% 37% 8% 11% 321

Views about same-sex marriage among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 38% 54% 8% 16,641
Once or twice a month 55% 38% 7% 3,515
Several times a year 57% 35% 8% 2,117
Seldom/never 54% 37% 9% 2,454
Don't know 34% 42% 24% 321

Views about environmental regulation among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 43% 51% 3% 3% 16,641
Once or twice a month 39% 57% 2% 2% 3,515
Several times a year 40% 55% 2% 2% 2,117
Seldom/never 43% 52% 2% 3% 2,454
Don't know 43% 37% 4% 17% 321

Views about human evolution among Christians by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Christians who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 16,641. 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.
At least once a week 16% 29% 3% 47% 5% 16,641
Once or twice a month 26% 32% 4% 34% 4% 3,515
Several times a year 32% 31% 4% 29% 4% 2,117
Seldom/never 37% 24% 4% 29% 5% 2,454
Don't know 18% 16% 13% 34% 20% 321