Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 54% 24% 12% 10% 589
Evangelical Protestant 41% 37% 14% 8% 1,040
Historically Black Protestant 49% 35% 8% 7% 264
Mainline Protestant 36% 31% 18% 15% 549
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 57% 30% 9% 4% 187

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 970. 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% 33% 25% 16% 970
Some college 31% 37% 21% 12% 810
College 23% 42% 22% 13% 629
Post-graduate degree 7% 50% 26% 18% 463

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 970. 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% 14% 27% 30% 10% 1% 970
Some college 21% 16% 30% 24% 8% 1% 810
College 10% 19% 36% 27% 8% 1% 629
Post-graduate degree 1% 15% 41% 32% 10% 1% 463

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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 48% 52% 982
Some college 41% 59% 820
College 43% 57% 650
Post-graduate degree 43% 57% 478

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 967. 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% 19% 2% 32% 3% 967
Some college 61% 19% 4% 13% 4% 809
College 68% 12% 9% 7% 4% 640
Post-graduate degree 71% 13% 8% 7% 2% 467

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 965. 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% 10% 64% 965
Some college 11% 10% 79% 809
College 14% 9% 77% 643
Post-graduate degree 15% 9% 76% 471

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 848. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 59% 18% 17% 6% 848
Some college 34% 24% 31% 12% 714
College 12% 19% 39% 30% 587
Post-graduate degree 9% 12% 33% 47% 434

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 979. 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 41% 8% 15% 7% 29% 979
Some college 45% 8% 14% 5% 29% 820
College 66% 3% 9% 3% 19% 648
Post-graduate degree 68% 1% 11% 6% 14% 477

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 64% 982
Some college 35% 65% 819
College 37% 63% 648
Post-graduate degree 39% 61% 474

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 77% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 982
Some college 83% 13% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 820
College 78% 16% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 73% 20% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 478

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 23% 2% 1% 1% 982
Some college 76% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 820
College 75% 21% 2% 1% 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 80% 18% 1% < 1% 1% 478

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 45% 8% < 1% 982
Some college 49% 46% 4% < 1% 820
College 60% 36% 4% < 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 67% 29% 3% < 1% 478

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 20% 4% 4% 1% 982
Some college 77% 16% 2% 4% 1% 820
College 81% 11% 4% 4% < 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 73% 17% 6% 3% 1% 478

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 15% 4% 34% 2% 982
Some college 48% 12% 3% 36% 1% 820
College 44% 13% 5% 36% 2% 650
Post-graduate degree 55% 11% 4% 29% 2% 478

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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 67% 19% 8% 6% 1% 982
Some college 72% 18% 6% 4% < 1% 820
College 71% 19% 6% 3% 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 67% 20% 8% 4% 1% 478

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 19% 11% 21% 2% 982
Some college 44% 23% 12% 19% 1% 820
College 48% 21% 13% 16% 2% 650
Post-graduate degree 48% 20% 15% 16% 1% 478

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 8% 39% 8% 2% 982
Some college 48% 9% 36% 4% 3% 820
College 50% 12% 28% 6% 4% 650
Post-graduate degree 45% 11% 32% 9% 3% 478

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 32% 66% 1% 2% 982
Some college 42% 56% 2% < 1% 820
College 46% 53% 1% < 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 40% 59% 1% < 1% 478

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 26% 8% 14% < 1% 982
Some college 55% 24% 7% 13% 1% 820
College 52% 26% 9% 12% 1% 650
Post-graduate degree 49% 23% 10% 17% 1% 478

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 26% 2% 11% 5% 982
Some college 42% 34% 4% 13% 7% 820
College 32% 45% 2% 17% 5% 650
Post-graduate degree 23% 45% 4% 19% 10% 478

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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 90% 5% 5% 982
Some college 86% 9% 5% 820
College 82% 11% 7% 650
Post-graduate degree 79% 13% 8% 478

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 79% 15% 6% 982
Some college 77% 19% 5% 820
College 68% 25% 8% 650
Post-graduate degree 57% 32% 10% 478

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 20% 45% 982
Some college 46% 14% 40% 820
College 52% 10% 37% 650
Post-graduate degree 36% 11% 53% 478

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 30% 21% 6% 982
Some college 43% 32% 19% 6% 820
College 44% 33% 20% 3% 650
Post-graduate degree 28% 43% 27% 2% 478

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 3% 3% 982
Some college 60% 34% 3% 3% 820
College 62% 33% 3% 2% 650
Post-graduate degree 52% 44% 2% 2% 478

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 54% 3% 1% 982
Some college 52% 41% 6% 1% 820
College 53% 42% 3% 2% 650
Post-graduate degree 39% 57% 4% 1% 478

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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 37% 60% 3% 982
Some college 45% 52% 3% 820
College 44% 53% 3% 650
Post-graduate degree 57% 40% 2% 478

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 41% 4% 3% 982
Some college 55% 38% 4% 3% 820
College 55% 36% 5% 3% 650
Post-graduate degree 69% 25% 3% 4% 478

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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% 52% 8% 982
Some college 43% 49% 7% 820
College 49% 44% 7% 650
Post-graduate degree 59% 34% 7% 478

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 2% 4% 982
Some college 40% 56% 2% 2% 820
College 37% 59% 2% 2% 650
Post-graduate degree 28% 67% 3% 2% 478

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by educational group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 982. 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% 26% 3% 46% 5% 982
Some college 17% 31% 3% 46% 3% 820
College 20% 33% 4% 41% 3% 650
Post-graduate degree 22% 41% 6% 30% 2% 478