Frequency of prayer among Christians

% of Christians who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly 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 68% 17% 5% 9% 1% 25,048
2007 66% 18% 5% 9% 1% 28,279

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 16,691. 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 daily 15% 33% 30% 22% 16,691
Weekly 22% 33% 28% 17% 4,129
Monthly 22% 36% 26% 15% 1,233
Seldom/never 24% 32% 25% 19% 2,239
Don't know 5% 26% 28% 42% 228

Generational cohort among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 16,691. 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 daily 9% 11% 28% 36% 15% 2% 16,691
Weekly 15% 14% 27% 33% 11% 1% 4,129
Monthly 15% 16% 28% 32% 9% < 1% 1,233
Seldom/never 17% 13% 26% 31% 12% 1% 2,239
Don't know 2% 5% 23% 38% 27% 5% 228

Gender composition among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 40% 60% 17,074
Weekly 50% 50% 4,187
Monthly 60% 40% 1,249
Seldom/never 67% 33% 2,276
Don't know 50% 50% 262

Racial and ethnic composition among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 16,855. 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 daily 64% 15% 2% 15% 4% 16,855
Weekly 69% 9% 2% 17% 3% 4,142
Monthly 68% 8% 1% 19% 3% 1,239
Seldom/never 73% 5% 2% 17% 2% 2,256
Don't know 65% 13% < 1% 16% 5% 245

Immigrant status among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 16,880. 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 daily 14% 8% 78% 16,880
Weekly 14% 10% 76% 4,140
Monthly 15% 10% 74% 1,232
Seldom/never 16% 10% 73% 2,246
Don't know 18% 6% 77% 251

Income distribution among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 14,656. 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 daily 37% 21% 26% 15% 14,656
Weekly 33% 21% 27% 19% 3,706
Monthly 30% 19% 27% 24% 1,108
Seldom/never 31% 21% 26% 22% 2,010
Don't know 53% 19% 20% 8% 136

Educational distribution among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 16,978. 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 daily 43% 33% 15% 9% 16,978
Weekly 43% 31% 16% 10% 4,169
Monthly 44% 30% 15% 10% 1,242
Seldom/never 45% 28% 18% 10% 2,262
Don't know 49% 28% 13% 10% 247

Marital status among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 17,001. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 54% 5% 14% 9% 18% 17,001
Weekly 49% 7% 13% 6% 26% 4,176
Monthly 49% 11% 11% 4% 26% 1,247
Seldom/never 45% 8% 12% 6% 29% 2,265
Don't know 50% 3% 19% 13% 14% 249

Parent of children under 18 among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 17,009. 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 daily 31% 69% 17,009
Weekly 30% 70% 4,174
Monthly 30% 70% 1,244
Seldom/never 25% 75% 2,269
Don't know 13% 87% 255

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say they…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 17,074. 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 daily 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 17,074
Weekly 66% 30% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 4,187
Monthly 46% 43% 8% 1% 1% 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 32% 40% 15% 2% 8% 3% 2,276
Don't know 71% 14% 1% 8% < 1% 5% 262

Importance of religion in one's life among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say religion is…

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 83% 14% 1% 1% < 1% 17,074
Weekly 49% 45% 5% 1% < 1% 4,187
Monthly 25% 59% 14% 2% < 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 15% 44% 31% 10% < 1% 2,276
Don't know 61% 24% 2% 1% 11% 262

Attendance at religious services among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 59% 30% 11% < 1% 17,074
Weekly 32% 49% 19% < 1% 4,187
Monthly 11% 64% 25% < 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 10% 40% 50% < 1% 2,276
Don't know 37% 29% 21% 13% 262

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

% of Christians who attend prayer group…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 42% 13% 10% 35% 1% 17,074
Weekly 15% 11% 10% 64% < 1% 4,187
Monthly 5% 7% 8% 80% < 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 3% 3% 4% 90% < 1% 2,276
Don't know 17% 9% 7% 43% 24% 262

Frequency of meditation among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 55% 7% 3% 33% 2% 17,074
Weekly 29% 11% 6% 53% 1% 4,187
Monthly 15% 14% 8% 61% 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 13% 7% 4% 75% 1% 2,276
Don't know 32% 5% 4% 35% 23% 262

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Christians by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 77% 11% 5% 5% 1% 17,074
Weekly 49% 23% 14% 12% 1% 4,187
Monthly 32% 24% 19% 24% 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 28% 15% 17% 39% 1% 2,276
Don't know 52% 13% 7% 13% 16% 262

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Christians by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 50% 15% 11% 22% 2% 17,074
Weekly 36% 19% 16% 28% 1% 4,187
Monthly 30% 17% 22% 30% 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 31% 15% 17% 36% 1% 2,276
Don't know 40% 9% 8% 27% 17% 262

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Christians by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 54% 6% 33% 4% 3% 17,074
Weekly 26% 11% 52% 9% 2% 4,187
Monthly 15% 12% 62% 10% 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 11% 12% 62% 14% 2% 2,276
Don't know 34% 4% 46% 4% 13% 262

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 17,074. 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 daily 43% 54% 2% 1% 17,074
Weekly 31% 67% 1% 1% 4,187
Monthly 27% 71% 1% < 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 2,276
Don't know 36% 56% 2% 5% 262

Frequency of reading scripture among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who read scripture…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 60% 12% 7% 20% 1% 17,074
Weekly 21% 16% 15% 48% 1% 4,187
Monthly 5% 10% 15% 69% < 1% 1,249
Seldom/never 4% 4% 6% 86% < 1% 2,276
Don't know 26% 15% 9% 30% 20% 262

Interpreting scripture among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 17,074. 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 daily 47% 32% 4% 11% 6% 17,074
Weekly 26% 39% 2% 25% 7% 4,187
Monthly 19% 35% 1% 37% 7% 1,249
Seldom/never 15% 25% 1% 52% 8% 2,276
Don't know 28% 16% 12% 16% 28% 262

Belief in Heaven among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 88% 6% 6% 17,074
Weekly 86% 9% 5% 4,187
Monthly 82% 12% 6% 1,249
Seldom/never 64% 27% 9% 2,276
Don't know 68% 10% 22% 262

Belief in Hell among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 75% 18% 8% 17,074
Weekly 67% 25% 8% 4,187
Monthly 62% 31% 7% 1,249
Seldom/never 49% 42% 9% 2,276
Don't know 50% 19% 30% 262

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 45% 17% 39% 17,074
Weekly 42% 15% 43% 4,187
Monthly 40% 18% 41% 1,249
Seldom/never 37% 18% 45% 2,276
Don't know 34% 33% 33% 262

Political ideology among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 48% 30% 16% 6% 17,074
Weekly 37% 37% 21% 5% 4,187
Monthly 30% 40% 23% 7% 1,249
Seldom/never 28% 39% 27% 6% 2,276
Don't know 38% 30% 9% 23% 262

Views about size of government among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 55% 39% 3% 4% 17,074
Weekly 54% 41% 3% 3% 4,187
Monthly 54% 41% 2% 3% 1,249
Seldom/never 51% 43% 2% 4% 2,276
Don't know 47% 30% 5% 18% 262

Views about government aid to the poor among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 49% 45% 4% 2% 17,074
Weekly 48% 47% 3% 2% 4,187
Monthly 50% 45% 3% 2% 1,249
Seldom/never 46% 48% 4% 1% 2,276
Don't know 39% 45% 4% 12% 262

Views about abortion among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say abortion should be…

Frequency of prayer Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 38% 57% 4% 17,074
Weekly 54% 43% 3% 4,187
Monthly 61% 36% 3% 1,249
Seldom/never 68% 28% 4% 2,276
Don't know 36% 36% 28% 262

Views about homosexuality among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 46% 45% 5% 4% 17,074
Weekly 67% 27% 4% 3% 4,187
Monthly 71% 24% 3% 3% 1,249
Seldom/never 76% 18% 4% 2% 2,276
Don't know 35% 35% 10% 19% 262

Views about same-sex marriage among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 17,074. 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 daily 36% 55% 8% 17,074
Weekly 56% 36% 8% 4,187
Monthly 61% 32% 7% 1,249
Seldom/never 66% 27% 7% 2,276
Don't know 26% 46% 28% 262

Views about environmental regulation among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 17,074. 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 daily 43% 50% 3% 4% 17,074
Weekly 41% 55% 2% 2% 4,187
Monthly 40% 57% 2% 2% 1,249
Seldom/never 39% 56% 2% 3% 2,276
Don't know 35% 43% 7% 15% 262

Views about human evolution among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who say humans…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 17,074. 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 daily 14% 29% 3% 49% 5% 17,074
Weekly 29% 34% 4% 30% 4% 4,187
Monthly 37% 30% 5% 25% 3% 1,249
Seldom/never 51% 22% 5% 19% 3% 2,276
Don't know 17% 17% 11% 36% 18% 262