Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 51% 22% 14% 13% 308
Jewish 18% 21% 28% 33% 118
Mainline Protestant 34% 24% 26% 16% 275
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 31% 19% 12% 846

Learn More: High school or less, Some college, College, Post-graduate degree

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 482. 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% 30% 18% 14% 482
Some college 47% 27% 16% 10% 383
College 31% 36% 23% 10% 515
Post-graduate degree 9% 52% 25% 14% 407

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 482. 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 28% 15% 24% 21% 9% 2% 482
Some college 33% 22% 19% 20% 6% 1% 383
College 12% 27% 27% 27% 6% 1% 515
Post-graduate degree 2% 18% 41% 30% 8% < 1% 407

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 38% 486
Some college 59% 41% 390
College 59% 41% 519
Post-graduate degree 56% 44% 414

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 482. 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 55% 8% 7% 27% 4% 482
Some college 65% 5% 7% 19% 4% 381
College 80% 2% 9% 6% 2% 514
Post-graduate degree 83% < 1% 12% 4% 1% 411

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 472. 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 25% 13% 62% 472
Some college 15% 18% 67% 387
College 15% 13% 72% 516
Post-graduate degree 20% 14% 66% 412

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 418. 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% 15% 20% 11% 418
Some college 30% 23% 29% 18% 350
College 14% 18% 32% 36% 475
Post-graduate degree 7% 8% 25% 60% 388

Marital status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 485. 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% 10% 10% 6% 43% 485
Some college 32% 10% 9% 4% 44% 386
College 49% 12% 7% 3% 28% 518
Post-graduate degree 65% 8% 8% 2% 17% 414

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 485. 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% 76% 485
Some college 22% 78% 387
College 25% 75% 519
Post-graduate degree 33% 67% 411

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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 15% 31% 32% 20% < 1% 486
Some college 6% 30% 43% 21% 1% 390
College 4% 29% 45% 22% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 7% 32% 39% 23% < 1% 414

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 9% 33% 57% 1% 486
Some college 5% 35% 59% < 1% 390
College 5% 37% 58% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 6% 44% 50% < 1% 414

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 13% 13% 53% < 1% 486
Some college 15% 15% 11% 59% < 1% 390
College 13% 11% 8% 68% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 12% 11% 14% 62% 1% 414

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 7% 6% 5% 81% < 1% 486
Some college 4% 3% 3% 89% < 1% 390
College 1% 1% 3% 95% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 3% 4% 7% 87% < 1% 414

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 12% 6% 63% 1% 486
Some college 24% 12% 7% 56% 1% 390
College 24% 11% 7% 57% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 26% 13% 7% 53% 1% 414

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 30% 15% 13% 41% 1% 486
Some college 29% 17% 15% 38% 1% 390
College 31% 19% 15% 34% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 33% 21% 17% 28% 1% 414

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 13% 14% 34% 1% 486
Some college 51% 15% 13% 20% 1% 390
College 48% 18% 18% 16% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 42% 25% 20% 14% < 1% 414

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 10% 15% 61% 13% 1% 486
Some college 3% 24% 58% 12% 3% 390
College 2% 23% 52% 20% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 3% 26% 46% 24% 1% 414

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 75% 1% 1% 486
Some college 18% 80% 2% < 1% 390
College 16% 81% 1% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 18% 80% 1% < 1% 414

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 8% 10% 7% 75% < 1% 486
Some college 6% 6% 5% 82% 1% 390
College 2% 2% 7% 88% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 4% 3% 8% 85% < 1% 414

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 16% < 1% 63% 7% 486
Some college 3% 8% < 1% 81% 8% 390
College 1% 5% < 1% 89% 5% 519
Post-graduate degree < 1% 4% < 1% 90% 5% 414

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 37% 13% 486
Some college 42% 43% 15% 390
College 29% 60% 12% 519
Post-graduate degree 25% 64% 11% 414

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 49% 11% 486
Some college 29% 56% 15% 390
College 18% 74% 8% 519
Post-graduate degree 11% 84% 6% 414

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 23% 50% 486
Some college 26% 18% 56% 390
College 19% 13% 67% 519
Post-graduate degree 18% 6% 75% 414

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 35% 31% 8% 486
Some college 18% 44% 31% 7% 390
College 11% 40% 46% 3% 519
Post-graduate degree 8% 38% 53% 1% 414

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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% 51% 4% 2% 486
Some college 51% 41% 3% 5% 390
College 45% 46% 6% 4% 519
Post-graduate degree 44% 51% 1% 3% 414

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 52% 3% 3% 486
Some college 41% 54% 4% 1% 390
College 26% 67% 4% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 24% 72% 3% 1% 414

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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 64% 32% 4% 486
Some college 82% 16% 2% 390
College 87% 12% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 89% 9% 1% 414

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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 71% 22% 3% 4% 486
Some college 87% 9% 2% 3% 390
College 93% 4% 1% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 92% 7% 1% < 1% 414

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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 64% 28% 8% 486
Some college 80% 13% 7% 390
College 92% 5% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 89% 10% 1% 414

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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% 56% 2% 2% 486
Some college 26% 70% 2% 2% 390
College 19% 78% 2% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 16% 81% 2% 1% 414

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by educational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain 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 = 486. 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 52% 14% 4% 26% 4% 486
Some college 71% 12% 7% 8% 2% 390
College 78% 10% 6% 6% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 85% 6% 3% 5% 1% 414