DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 13,184. 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.
Married 6% 38% 34% 22% 13,184
Living with a partner 33% 42% 19% 7% 1,169
Divorced/separated 4% 34% 42% 19% 3,385
Widowed < 1% 6% 21% 73% 2,664
Never married 56% 27% 13% 4% 4,050

Generational cohort among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 13,184. 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.
Married 2% 10% 33% 41% 14% 1% 13,184
Living with a partner 16% 27% 32% 22% 4% < 1% 1,169
Divorced/separated 1% 7% 31% 49% 12% < 1% 3,385
Widowed < 1% 1% 5% 29% 53% 12% 2,664
Never married 43% 20% 20% 15% 2% < 1% 4,050

Gender composition among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 47% 53% 13,464
Living with a partner 46% 54% 1,180
Divorced/separated 42% 58% 3,456
Widowed 24% 76% 2,730
Never married 51% 49% 4,108

Racial and ethnic composition among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 13,304. 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.
Married 74% 8% 2% 14% 3% 13,304
Living with a partner 52% 12% 2% 29% 5% 1,176
Divorced/separated 60% 17% 1% 18% 4% 3,411
Widowed 75% 14% 1% 8% 3% 2,700
Never married 49% 22% 3% 21% 5% 4,061

Immigrant status among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 13,354. 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.
Married 14% 7% 79% 13,354
Living with a partner 21% 12% 67% 1,163
Divorced/separated 14% 8% 78% 3,401
Widowed 8% 10% 82% 2,691
Never married 14% 13% 72% 4,037

Income distribution among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who have a household income of…

Marital status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 11,591. 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.
Married 21% 20% 34% 25% 11,591
Living with a partner 49% 22% 18% 11% 1,085
Divorced/separated 53% 23% 17% 7% 3,093
Widowed 62% 21% 12% 5% 2,200
Never married 47% 21% 21% 10% 3,608

Educational distribution among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 13,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 38% 30% 19% 12% 13,390
Living with a partner 48% 34% 12% 6% 1,170
Divorced/separated 48% 33% 12% 6% 3,436
Widowed 59% 26% 9% 6% 2,718
Never married 46% 36% 13% 6% 4,089

Parent of children under 18 among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 13,397. 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.
Married 39% 61% 13,397
Living with a partner 40% 60% 1,180
Divorced/separated 26% 74% 3,452
Widowed 7% 93% 2,727
Never married 15% 85% 4,102

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say they…

Marital status 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 = 13,464. 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.
Married 78% 17% 3% 1% 1% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 63% 29% 5% 1% 1% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 78% 17% 2% 1% 1% 1% 3,456
Widowed 81% 13% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2,730
Never married 72% 21% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 4,108

Importance of religion in one's life among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 71% 22% 5% 1% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 54% 36% 8% 2% < 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 69% 24% 4% 2% 1% 3,456
Widowed 77% 18% 3% 2% 1% 2,730
Never married 61% 30% 7% 2% < 1% 4,108

Attendance at religious services among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who attend religious services…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 53% 33% 14% < 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 26% 48% 26% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 40% 39% 20% < 1% 3,456
Widowed 53% 27% 19% 1% 2,730
Never married 42% 41% 17% 1% 4,108

Frequency of prayer among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 70% 16% 5% 8% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 58% 20% 9% 12% < 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 71% 16% 4% 8% 1% 3,456
Widowed 77% 12% 3% 6% 1% 2,730
Never married 59% 22% 6% 13% 1% 4,108

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

% of Christians who attend prayer group…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 35% 11% 9% 45% < 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 19% 11% 10% 60% < 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 31% 11% 9% 48% 1% 3,456
Widowed 35% 8% 9% 46% 2% 2,730
Never married 27% 13% 10% 49% 1% 4,108

Frequency of meditation among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who meditate…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 45% 8% 4% 42% 2% 13,464
Living with a partner 38% 9% 6% 45% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 3,456
Widowed 60% 7% 3% 27% 4% 2,730
Never married 36% 10% 4% 49% 1% 4,108

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Christians by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 68% 14% 9% 9% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 56% 17% 11% 15% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 67% 13% 7% 11% 1% 3,456
Widowed 72% 9% 6% 11% 2% 2,730
Never married 58% 18% 11% 12% 1% 4,108

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Christians by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 44% 16% 13% 25% 2% 13,464
Living with a partner 47% 16% 14% 23% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 47% 14% 11% 26% 2% 3,456
Widowed 45% 11% 11% 29% 3% 2,730
Never married 45% 19% 13% 23% 1% 4,108

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Christians by marital status

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

Marital status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 47% 7% 38% 5% 3% 13,464
Living with a partner 27% 11% 52% 9% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 42% 8% 42% 6% 2% 3,456
Widowed 46% 5% 41% 4% 4% 2,730
Never married 38% 10% 42% 8% 2% 4,108

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say…

Marital status 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 = 13,464. 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.
Married 45% 53% 1% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 26% 72% 1% 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 34% 63% 2% 1% 3,456
Widowed 33% 62% 2% 3% 2,730
Never married 30% 68% 1% 1% 4,108

Frequency of reading scripture among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who read scripture…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 47% 11% 9% 32% 1% 13,464
Living with a partner 32% 14% 10% 44% < 1% 1,180
Divorced/separated 47% 12% 9% 31% 1% 3,456
Widowed 52% 10% 7% 29% 2% 2,730
Never married 39% 14% 10% 36% < 1% 4,108

Interpreting scripture among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say the holy scripture is…

Marital status 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 = 13,464. 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.
Married 40% 33% 4% 17% 6% 13,464
Living with a partner 32% 30% 1% 28% 10% 1,180
Divorced/separated 43% 29% 3% 17% 7% 3,456
Widowed 48% 26% 5% 13% 8% 2,730
Never married 34% 38% 2% 20% 6% 4,108

Belief in Heaven among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 85% 9% 7% 13,464
Living with a partner 82% 12% 6% 1,180
Divorced/separated 85% 9% 7% 3,456
Widowed 88% 6% 6% 2,730
Never married 88% 8% 5% 4,108

Belief in Hell among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 70% 22% 8% 13,464
Living with a partner 65% 27% 8% 1,180
Divorced/separated 70% 21% 9% 3,456
Widowed 67% 22% 11% 2,730
Never married 74% 20% 6% 4,108

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 51% 16% 33% 13,464
Living with a partner 30% 22% 48% 1,180
Divorced/separated 34% 18% 47% 3,456
Widowed 38% 16% 46% 2,730
Never married 37% 16% 48% 4,108

Political ideology among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 50% 31% 15% 5% 13,464
Living with a partner 32% 35% 27% 6% 1,180
Divorced/separated 40% 31% 22% 7% 3,456
Widowed 44% 33% 15% 8% 2,730
Never married 34% 37% 22% 7% 4,108

Views about size of government among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 63% 31% 3% 4% 13,464
Living with a partner 40% 55% 2% 3% 1,180
Divorced/separated 46% 47% 3% 4% 3,456
Widowed 51% 38% 5% 6% 2,730
Never married 43% 53% 2% 3% 4,108

Views about government aid to the poor among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say government aid to the poor…

Marital status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 55% 40% 4% 2% 13,464
Living with a partner 40% 54% 4% 2% 1,180
Divorced/separated 40% 53% 4% 2% 3,456
Widowed 44% 48% 4% 4% 2,730
Never married 43% 52% 4% 2% 4,108

Views about abortion among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 42% 54% 4% 13,464
Living with a partner 55% 42% 4% 1,180
Divorced/separated 49% 46% 5% 3,456
Widowed 41% 51% 8% 2,730
Never married 48% 48% 4% 4,108

Views about homosexuality among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 49% 42% 5% 4% 13,464
Living with a partner 72% 21% 5% 3% 1,180
Divorced/separated 55% 37% 5% 4% 3,456
Widowed 42% 47% 5% 6% 2,730
Never married 63% 30% 4% 3% 4,108

Views about same-sex marriage among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,464. 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.
Married 39% 53% 8% 13,464
Living with a partner 64% 29% 7% 1,180
Divorced/separated 42% 48% 9% 3,456
Widowed 31% 57% 12% 2,730
Never married 55% 38% 7% 4,108

Views about environmental regulation among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say…

Marital status 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 = 13,464. 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.
Married 46% 49% 3% 3% 13,464
Living with a partner 37% 59% 2% 2% 1,180
Divorced/separated 39% 54% 2% 4% 3,456
Widowed 40% 48% 4% 8% 2,730
Never married 37% 58% 2% 3% 4,108

Views about human evolution among Christians by marital status

% of Christians who say humans…

Marital status 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 = 13,464. 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.
Married 19% 28% 4% 44% 5% 13,464
Living with a partner 31% 34% 2% 29% 3% 1,180
Divorced/separated 20% 29% 3% 43% 5% 3,456
Widowed 16% 22% 5% 47% 11% 2,730
Never married 26% 31% 3% 37% 4% 4,108