Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
Buddhist 23% 29% 28% 20% 166
Catholic 47% 27% 16% 10% 4,148
Evangelical Protestant 43% 36% 15% 7% 6,505
Historically Black Protestant 50% 34% 10% 6% 1,413
Jehovah's Witness 64% 26% 7% 3% 200
Jewish 19% 23% 27% 30% 317
Mainline Protestant 35% 32% 19% 14% 3,510
Mormon 25% 40% 24% 10% 543
Muslim 31% 28% 24% 17% 152
Orthodox Christian 31% 32% 20% 17% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 34% 20% 12% 3,035

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,162. 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% 29% 28% 24% 6,162
Some college 25% 33% 27% 16% 5,905
College 16% 40% 28% 16% 5,068
Post-graduate degree 7% 42% 31% 20% 3,287

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,162. 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% 25% 34% 17% 2% 6,162
Some college 16% 15% 26% 31% 10% 1% 5,905
College 6% 17% 32% 34% 9% 1% 5,068
Post-graduate degree 1% 13% 34% 37% 13% 1% 3,287

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 55% 6,241
Some college 43% 57% 6,009
College 42% 58% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 44% 56% 3,386

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,172. 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 56% 15% 2% 23% 3% 6,172
Some college 65% 14% 2% 13% 5% 5,922
College 72% 10% 5% 9% 4% 5,097
Post-graduate degree 74% 10% 6% 6% 4% 3,331

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,141. 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% 8% 71% 6,141
Some college 10% 10% 80% 5,950
College 12% 10% 78% 5,163
Post-graduate degree 14% 10% 77% 3,349

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 5,225. 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% 21% 18% 7% 5,225
Some college 33% 25% 29% 13% 5,251
College 15% 17% 36% 32% 4,578
Post-graduate degree 9% 12% 33% 46% 2,981

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 6,215. 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% 7% 15% 11% 22% 6,215
Some college 47% 7% 15% 6% 25% 5,988
College 62% 6% 10% 4% 17% 5,158
Post-graduate degree 67% 5% 9% 5% 14% 3,371

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,222. 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% 6,222
Some college 30% 70% 5,996
College 34% 66% 5,173
Post-graduate degree 32% 68% 3,367

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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 78% 15% 3% 1% 3% 1% 6,241
Some college 79% 13% 2% 1% 4% 1% 6,009
College 72% 14% 3% < 1% 8% 2% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 68% 17% 4% 1% 8% 2% 3,386

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 17% 4% 5% 1% 6,241
Some college 69% 17% 6% 7% 1% 6,009
College 63% 19% 8% 9% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 62% 17% 10% 10% 1% 3,386

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 29% 20% 1% 6,241
Some college 46% 31% 22% < 1% 6,009
College 49% 29% 21% < 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 50% 28% 22% 1% 3,386

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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 73% 14% 3% 9% 1% 6,241
Some college 72% 12% 3% 11% 1% 6,009
College 68% 12% 3% 16% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 66% 13% 3% 16% 1% 3,386

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 11% 8% 42% 1% 6,241
Some college 34% 11% 9% 45% 1% 6,009
College 34% 9% 9% 47% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 31% 10% 10% 49% < 1% 3,386

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 8% 2% 34% 2% 6,241
Some college 53% 8% 3% 35% 2% 6,009
College 52% 8% 4% 34% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 58% 8% 4% 29% 2% 3,386

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 13% 8% 23% 2% 6,241
Some college 55% 16% 9% 19% 1% 6,009
College 58% 16% 10% 15% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 61% 16% 10% 12% 2% 3,386

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 39% 6% 2% 6,241
Some college 45% 9% 38% 6% 3% 6,009
College 42% 12% 34% 8% 3% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 38% 15% 33% 10% 4% 3,386

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 6,241
Some college 42% 56% 2% 1% 6,009
College 41% 57% 1% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 37% 60% 2% < 1% 3,386

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 11% 7% 29% 1% 6,241
Some college 52% 10% 7% 30% 1% 6,009
College 46% 10% 8% 36% 1% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 45% 9% 9% 36% < 1% 3,386

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 23% 3% 17% 6% 6,241
Some college 37% 29% 3% 24% 7% 6,009
College 26% 32% 3% 32% 7% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 21% 32% 3% 36% 8% 3,386

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 84% 10% 6% 6,241
Some college 79% 14% 7% 6,009
College 70% 22% 8% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 65% 26% 9% 3,386

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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 70% 22% 8% 6,241
Some college 67% 26% 7% 6,009
College 56% 36% 8% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 48% 42% 10% 3,386

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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 36% 22% 42% 6,241
Some college 42% 18% 40% 6,009
College 45% 13% 42% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 38% 12% 50% 3,386

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 29% 20% 8% 6,241
Some college 43% 32% 20% 6% 6,009
College 41% 33% 23% 3% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 32% 36% 29% 3% 3,386

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 45% 48% 3% 4% 6,241
Some college 57% 35% 3% 4% 6,009
College 60% 34% 3% 3% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 54% 38% 4% 3% 3,386

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 45% 48% 4% 3% 6,241
Some college 48% 46% 4% 2% 6,009
College 47% 47% 4% 2% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 37% 56% 5% 1% 3,386

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 55% 5% 6,241
Some college 46% 49% 4% 6,009
College 53% 44% 4% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 58% 38% 4% 3,386

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 4% 4% 6,241
Some college 55% 37% 5% 3% 6,009
College 61% 32% 4% 3% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 66% 26% 4% 3% 3,386

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 53% 9% 6,241
Some college 46% 46% 7% 6,009
College 54% 40% 6% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 60% 34% 6% 3,386

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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% 49% 3% 5% 6,241
Some college 40% 54% 3% 2% 6,009
College 35% 59% 3% 2% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 28% 69% 2% 2% 3,386

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by educational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 6,241. 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 20% 24% 3% 46% 6% 6,241
Some college 21% 29% 3% 44% 3% 6,009
College 31% 27% 4% 34% 4% 5,191
Post-graduate degree 36% 28% 6% 27% 3% 3,386