Educational distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by religious group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 45% 24% 18% 13% 3,075
Evangelical Protestant 42% 33% 16% 9% 5,148
Historically Black Protestant 51% 33% 10% 7% 1,061
Jehovah's Witness 63% 24% 10% 3% 204
Jewish 24% 19% 22% 35% 147
Mainline Protestant 35% 29% 21% 15% 2,180
Mormon 23% 40% 25% 12% 512
Muslim 33% 27% 26% 14% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 53% 30% 13% 4% 280

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,934. 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.
High school or less 17% 27% 27% 29% 3,934
Some college 22% 31% 27% 20% 3,486
College 13% 38% 29% 19% 3,240
Post-graduate degree 7% 41% 28% 24% 2,148

Generational cohort among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,934. 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.
High school or less 12% 8% 23% 33% 21% 2% 3,934
Some college 15% 12% 26% 32% 14% 1% 3,486
College 5% 14% 32% 36% 12% 1% 3,240
Post-graduate degree 1% 13% 34% 35% 16% 1% 2,148

Gender composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 43% 57% 3,988
Some college 39% 61% 3,556
College 44% 56% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 48% 52% 2,204

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,951. 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.
High school or less 54% 17% 1% 25% 3% 3,951
Some college 65% 16% 2% 12% 5% 3,500
College 73% 11% 5% 8% 3% 3,269
Post-graduate degree 74% 11% 6% 6% 3% 2,169

Immigrant status among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,924. 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.
High school or less 23% 8% 69% 3,924
Some college 10% 9% 81% 3,522
College 13% 9% 78% 3,304
Post-graduate degree 13% 9% 78% 2,183

Income distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have a household income of…

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 3,271. 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.
High school or less 54% 21% 18% 6% 3,271
Some college 32% 25% 32% 11% 3,040
College 14% 18% 39% 29% 2,865
Post-graduate degree 9% 12% 36% 43% 1,950

Marital status among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,971. 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.
High school or less 51% 4% 12% 12% 21% 3,971
Some college 54% 4% 13% 7% 22% 3,542
College 70% 2% 9% 5% 14% 3,309
Post-graduate degree 72% 2% 8% 5% 12% 2,198

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,978. 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.
High school or less 26% 74% 3,978
Some college 32% 68% 3,550
College 38% 62% 3,309
Post-graduate degree 36% 64% 2,191

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they…

Educational distribution 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 = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 84% 13% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 3,988
Some college 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 3,556
College 88% 10% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 84% 12% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 2,204

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 89% 9% 1% 1% 1% 3,988
Some college 90% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 3,556
College 88% 11% 1% 1% 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 90% 9% 1% < 1% 1% 2,204

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 82% 13% 1% 3% 1% 3,988
Some college 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 3,556
College 85% 11% 1% 2% 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 83% 11% 2% 3% 1% 2,204

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 60% 12% 6% 21% 1% 3,988
Some college 59% 13% 9% 18% 1% 3,556
College 55% 13% 10% 21% 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 50% 16% 12% 22% < 1% 2,204

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 59% 8% 3% 28% 3% 3,988
Some college 58% 6% 3% 31% 2% 3,556
College 54% 8% 4% 32% 2% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 59% 7% 3% 29% 2% 2,204

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 79% 10% 4% 6% 2% 3,988
Some college 82% 9% 4% 4% 1% 3,556
College 79% 12% 5% 3% 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 77% 14% 5% 3% 1% 2,204

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 50% 14% 8% 25% 2% 3,988
Some college 48% 18% 10% 22% 1% 3,556
College 51% 17% 12% 19% 2% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 54% 18% 14% 13% 1% 2,204

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 59% 5% 30% 4% 2% 3,988
Some college 64% 5% 26% 3% 2% 3,556
College 62% 7% 24% 4% 3% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 58% 9% 22% 6% 4% 2,204

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 39% 57% 1% 2% 3,988
Some college 49% 49% 2% 1% 3,556
College 53% 45% 2% < 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 50% 48% 2% < 1% 2,204

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 69% 9% 5% 15% 1% 3,988
Some college 73% 9% 5% 12% 1% 3,556
College 66% 11% 6% 15% 1% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 64% 12% 7% 16% < 1% 2,204

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say the holy scripture is…

Educational distribution 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 = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 62% 23% 4% 7% 4% 3,988
Some college 52% 32% 4% 7% 5% 3,556
College 40% 40% 4% 10% 6% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 30% 45% 4% 15% 7% 2,204

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 89% 6% 5% 3,988
Some college 89% 6% 6% 3,556
College 85% 8% 8% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 81% 11% 9% 2,204

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 77% 16% 7% 3,988
Some college 79% 15% 6% 3,556
College 72% 19% 9% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 62% 27% 11% 2,204

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 39% 21% 39% 3,988
Some college 49% 16% 35% 3,556
College 57% 13% 30% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 47% 11% 42% 2,204

Political ideology among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 49% 26% 17% 8% 3,988
Some college 53% 29% 12% 6% 3,556
College 55% 30% 12% 3% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 43% 36% 19% 2% 2,204

Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 45% 48% 3% 4% 3,988
Some college 61% 33% 3% 4% 3,556
College 68% 27% 3% 2% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 61% 33% 3% 3% 2,204

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say government aid to the poor…

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 46% 47% 4% 3% 3,988
Some college 52% 42% 4% 1% 3,556
College 55% 39% 4% 2% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 44% 50% 4% 2% 2,204

Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 29% 66% 5% 3,988
Some college 32% 63% 4% 3,556
College 35% 62% 3% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 43% 54% 3% 2,204

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 38% 54% 4% 4% 3,988
Some college 38% 53% 5% 4% 3,556
College 43% 49% 5% 4% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 52% 39% 5% 3% 2,204

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 27% 65% 9% 3,988
Some college 29% 64% 7% 3,556
College 35% 59% 6% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 44% 49% 6% 2,204

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 45% 46% 3% 6% 3,988
Some college 45% 50% 3% 2% 3,556
College 43% 51% 3% 2% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 34% 62% 2% 2% 2,204

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by educational group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say humans…

Educational distribution 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 = 3,988. 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.
High school or less 14% 22% 3% 54% 8% 3,988
Some college 9% 27% 2% 58% 4% 3,556
College 14% 29% 3% 49% 4% 3,326
Post-graduate degree 17% 37% 6% 37% 3% 2,204