Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 44% 29% 17% 10% 4,750
Evangelical Protestant 43% 36% 14% 7% 7,551
Historically Black Protestant 51% 34% 9% 6% 1,685
Jehovah's Witness 62% 26% 9% 3% 217
Jewish 26% 25% 24% 25% 275
Mainline Protestant 38% 31% 18% 12% 3,963
Mormon 25% 41% 24% 10% 574
Muslim 37% 27% 22% 14% 192
Orthodox Christian 28% 36% 26% 10% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 52% 32% 12% 5% 1,797

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,038. 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 18% 29% 29% 24% 7,038
Some college 22% 35% 28% 16% 6,383
College 15% 41% 29% 15% 4,959
Post-graduate degree 8% 42% 30% 20% 2,983

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,038. 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% 10% 25% 35% 16% 2% 7,038
Some college 14% 14% 28% 32% 10% 1% 6,383
College 6% 16% 34% 34% 10% 1% 4,959
Post-graduate degree 1% 13% 35% 37% 13% 1% 2,983

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 54% 7,128
Some college 41% 59% 6,493
College 42% 58% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 44% 56% 3,068

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,051. 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% 17% 1% 19% 3% 7,051
Some college 65% 16% 2% 12% 5% 6,394
College 71% 11% 5% 9% 3% 4,998
Post-graduate degree 71% 12% 7% 7% 3% 3,008

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,008. 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 16% 8% 76% 7,008
Some college 9% 10% 81% 6,425
College 13% 9% 78% 5,054
Post-graduate degree 14% 9% 76% 3,040

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 5,995. 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 53% 22% 18% 7% 5,995
Some college 33% 25% 30% 13% 5,686
College 15% 18% 36% 31% 4,450
Post-graduate degree 8% 12% 37% 43% 2,705

Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,104. 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% 6% 15% 11% 23% 7,104
Some college 49% 7% 15% 6% 23% 6,473
College 64% 4% 11% 4% 17% 5,052
Post-graduate degree 68% 3% 9% 5% 14% 3,056

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,113. 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% 7,113
Some college 32% 68% 6,474
College 36% 64% 5,068
Post-graduate degree 35% 65% 3,048

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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 74% 20% 3% 2% 1% 7,128
Some college 74% 20% 4% 3% 1% 6,493
College 73% 21% 3% 2% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 75% 18% 4% 2% 1% 3,068

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend religious services…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 32% 21% 1% 7,128
Some college 47% 35% 17% < 1% 6,493
College 56% 32% 12% < 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 58% 30% 11% 1% 3,068

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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 72% 16% 4% 7% 1% 7,128
Some college 75% 15% 3% 5% 1% 6,493
College 76% 15% 3% 5% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 77% 15% 3% 4% 1% 3,068

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 11% 8% 45% 1% 7,128
Some college 34% 12% 10% 44% 1% 6,493
College 36% 10% 11% 42% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 35% 12% 12% 40% < 1% 3,068

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 7% 3% 40% 2% 7,128
Some college 49% 8% 3% 39% 2% 6,493
College 49% 8% 5% 37% 2% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 55% 8% 4% 32% 2% 3,068

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 13% 7% 10% 1% 7,128
Some college 73% 13% 7% 6% 1% 6,493
College 73% 14% 7% 5% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 73% 14% 7% 5% 1% 3,068

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 14% 10% 30% 2% 7,128
Some college 47% 16% 12% 24% 1% 6,493
College 49% 17% 13% 20% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 53% 17% 13% 15% 1% 3,068

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 5% 42% 5% 2% 7,128
Some college 48% 7% 38% 4% 3% 6,493
College 48% 10% 34% 5% 3% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 48% 10% 30% 8% 3% 3,068

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 62% 1% 2% 7,128
Some college 43% 55% 2% 1% 6,493
College 46% 52% 1% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 44% 54% 2% < 1% 3,068

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 12% 8% 31% 1% 7,128
Some college 52% 12% 8% 27% 1% 6,493
College 50% 11% 9% 29% 1% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 51% 13% 10% 26% 1% 3,068

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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 53% 26% 3% 12% 6% 7,128
Some college 40% 34% 4% 15% 7% 6,493
College 32% 40% 4% 18% 7% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 25% 43% 4% 21% 8% 3,068

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 7,128
Some college 87% 7% 6% 6,493
College 84% 9% 7% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 81% 12% 8% 3,068

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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 75% 18% 7% 7,128
Some college 75% 19% 7% 6,493
College 69% 23% 9% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 62% 29% 10% 3,068

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 21% 41% 7,128
Some college 45% 17% 38% 6,493
College 53% 13% 34% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 45% 13% 42% 3,068

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 28% 18% 9% 7,128
Some college 45% 32% 16% 6% 6,493
College 47% 33% 16% 3% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 39% 37% 21% 3% 3,068

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 3% 5% 7,128
Some college 59% 34% 3% 4% 6,493
College 65% 30% 3% 3% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 59% 35% 3% 3% 3,068

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 48% 4% 3% 7,128
Some college 51% 43% 4% 1% 6,493
College 53% 41% 4% 2% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 44% 50% 4% 1% 3,068

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 57% 5% 7,128
Some college 43% 52% 4% 6,493
College 46% 51% 4% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 51% 46% 3% 3,068

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 45% 4% 4% 7,128
Some college 51% 40% 5% 4% 6,493
College 54% 38% 5% 3% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 59% 33% 5% 3% 3,068

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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% 55% 9% 7,128
Some college 42% 50% 8% 6,493
College 46% 47% 6% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 51% 42% 7% 3,068

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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% 47% 3% 5% 7,128
Some college 42% 53% 3% 2% 6,493
College 41% 54% 3% 3% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 34% 62% 2% 2% 3,068

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by educational group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 7,128. 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 16% 26% 3% 48% 7% 7,128
Some college 14% 32% 3% 47% 4% 6,493
College 19% 33% 4% 40% 4% 5,083
Post-graduate degree 22% 36% 5% 34% 3% 3,068