Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 20% 23% 36% 21% 107
Catholic 53% 29% 12% 6% 1,316
Evangelical Protestant 54% 33% 9% 5% 991
Historically Black Protestant 53% 36% 9% 2% 181
Jewish 22% 26% 29% 23% 269
Mainline Protestant 46% 29% 15% 10% 1,329
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 33% 19% 12% 5,564

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,161. 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% 31% 25% 17% 3,161
Some college 31% 35% 23% 12% 2,809
College 23% 41% 23% 13% 2,588
Post-graduate degree 11% 45% 26% 19% 1,733

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,161. 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 19% 14% 26% 30% 11% 1% 3,161
Some college 19% 19% 27% 27% 7% 1% 2,809
College 9% 24% 31% 27% 8% 1% 2,588
Post-graduate degree 2% 19% 34% 33% 11% 1% 1,733

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 41% 3,181
Some college 54% 46% 2,842
College 52% 48% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 52% 48% 1,778

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,147. 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 68% 8% 2% 17% 4% 3,147
Some college 74% 7% 3% 11% 5% 2,798
College 79% 4% 7% 7% 3% 2,591
Post-graduate degree 80% 3% 8% 5% 4% 1,754

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,126. 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 13% 10% 77% 3,126
Some college 9% 12% 79% 2,809
College 12% 13% 75% 2,613
Post-graduate degree 18% 12% 70% 1,759

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,736. 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% 22% 18% 9% 2,736
Some college 34% 23% 28% 15% 2,541
College 15% 18% 35% 33% 2,381
Post-graduate degree 10% 11% 29% 49% 1,593

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,166. 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 35% 10% 16% 7% 32% 3,166
Some college 37% 12% 15% 5% 31% 2,833
College 49% 12% 10% 3% 26% 2,616
Post-graduate degree 57% 11% 11% 3% 18% 1,772

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,176. 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% 77% 3,176
Some college 25% 75% 2,832
College 24% 76% 2,627
Post-graduate degree 27% 73% 1,775

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 25% 9% 1% 18% 3% 3,181
Some college 37% 25% 9% 1% 23% 5% 2,842
College 23% 22% 12% 1% 35% 6% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 19% 24% 12% 1% 38% 7% 1,778

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 31% 18% 24% 1% 3,181
Some college 20% 24% 24% 31% 1% 2,842
College 9% 21% 28% 41% 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 9% 18% 27% 46% < 1% 1,778

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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 32% 14% 7% 46% 1% 3,181
Some college 29% 13% 7% 50% 1% 2,842
College 17% 11% 6% 66% 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 17% 10% 6% 67% 1% 1,778

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 5% 3% 2% 90% < 1% 3,181
Some college 4% 1% 2% 93% < 1% 2,842
College 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 2% 1% 1% 96% < 1% 1,778

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 6% 3% 63% 1% 3,181
Some college 29% 10% 4% 55% 1% 2,842
College 26% 9% 6% 58% 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 30% 9% 7% 53% 1% 1,778

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 14% 10% 36% 2% 3,181
Some college 44% 16% 11% 29% 2% 2,842
College 41% 17% 12% 28% 2% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 41% 16% 15% 27% 2% 1,778

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 40% 13% 12% 34% 2% 3,181
Some college 48% 16% 12% 23% 1% 2,842
College 46% 18% 16% 20% < 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 47% 17% 18% 17% 1% 1,778

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 10% 62% 11% 2% 3,181
Some college 10% 16% 59% 13% 3% 2,842
College 5% 20% 53% 20% 2% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 5% 23% 46% 24% 2% 1,778

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 24% 73% 1% 1% 3,181
Some college 25% 73% 2% 1% 2,842
College 19% 79% 1% 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 18% 80% 2% 1% 1,778

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 6% 6% 75% 1% 3,181
Some college 10% 6% 6% 78% < 1% 2,842
College 5% 4% 6% 86% < 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 5% 3% 6% 85% < 1% 1,778

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 21% 19% 2% 50% 8% 3,181
Some college 10% 16% 1% 65% 8% 2,842
College 3% 11% < 1% 79% 7% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 2% 8% 1% 83% 5% 1,778

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 31% 9% 3,181
Some college 48% 41% 10% 2,842
College 31% 60% 9% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 26% 67% 7% 1,778

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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 47% 43% 9% 3,181
Some college 36% 55% 9% 2,842
College 21% 72% 7% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 17% 77% 6% 1,778

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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 31% 27% 42% 3,181
Some college 29% 20% 51% 2,842
College 25% 13% 62% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 22% 10% 67% 1,778

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 32% 28% 11% 3,181
Some college 22% 36% 35% 7% 2,842
College 16% 35% 46% 3% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 12% 34% 52% 3% 1,778

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 43% 3% 5% 3,181
Some college 53% 38% 4% 5% 2,842
College 46% 46% 4% 4% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 43% 50% 3% 3% 1,778

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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% 50% 4% 3% 3,181
Some college 41% 54% 4% 2% 2,842
College 33% 62% 4% 2% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 27% 68% 3% 2% 1,778

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 35% 5% 3,181
Some college 73% 22% 5% 2,842
College 84% 12% 4% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 86% 11% 2% 1,778

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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% 23% 4% 4% 3,181
Some college 80% 14% 3% 3% 2,842
College 90% 7% 2% 1% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 90% 7% 1% 1% 1,778

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,181. 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 61% 30% 10% 3,181
Some college 75% 19% 6% 2,842
College 87% 9% 4% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 88% 9% 3% 1,778

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 40% 54% 2% 4% 3,181
Some college 30% 65% 3% 3% 2,842
College 22% 74% 2% 2% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 17% 79% 2% 2% 1,778

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by educational group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,181. 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 42% 21% 5% 26% 6% 3,181
Some college 55% 20% 5% 16% 3% 2,842
College 73% 13% 4% 8% 2% 2,630
Post-graduate degree 77% 10% 4% 8% 1% 1,778