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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 160. 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 21% 29% 31% 20% 160
Catholic 43% 29% 18% 10% 4,642
Evangelical Protestant 47% 36% 12% 5% 2,780
Hindu 7% 10% 29% 55% 117
Historically Black Protestant 51% 35% 9% 5% 569
Jewish 17% 22% 33% 28% 547
Mainline Protestant 37% 30% 19% 14% 3,622
Mormon 43% 36% 13% 8% 115
Orthodox Christian 26% 32% 20% 23% 108
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 33% 19% 12% 6,791

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DemographicInformation

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,794. 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% 29% 26% 20% 5,794
Some college 31% 33% 24% 13% 5,392
College 21% 40% 26% 13% 5,239
Post-graduate degree 10% 44% 28% 18% 3,574

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,794. 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% 12% 25% 31% 13% 2% 5,794
Some college 20% 18% 26% 28% 8% 1% 5,392
College 9% 22% 31% 30% 8% 1% 5,239
Post-graduate degree 2% 17% 35% 35% 11% 1% 3,574

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 46% 5,846
Some college 50% 50% 5,453
College 51% 49% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 50% 50% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,791. 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% 9% 2% 18% 4% 5,791
Some college 72% 8% 3% 12% 4% 5,382
College 78% 5% 6% 8% 3% 5,262
Post-graduate degree 78% 5% 9% 6% 3% 3,614

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,737. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 14% 10% 76% 5,737
Some college 9% 13% 78% 5,397
College 12% 12% 76% 5,310
Post-graduate degree 17% 12% 71% 3,626

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 4,976. 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% 23% 19% 9% 4,976
Some college 31% 23% 30% 16% 4,840
College 13% 17% 34% 36% 4,790
Post-graduate degree 8% 10% 30% 51% 3,261

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,824. 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% 9% 14% 8% 29% 5,824
Some college 41% 9% 14% 5% 31% 5,437
College 54% 9% 9% 3% 25% 5,308
Post-graduate degree 63% 8% 9% 4% 16% 3,648

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,833. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 23% 77% 5,833
Some college 27% 73% 5,437
College 28% 72% 5,328
Post-graduate degree 31% 69% 3,650

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 25% 7% 1% 11% 2% 5,846
Some college 49% 25% 7% 1% 15% 4% 5,453
College 40% 25% 10% < 1% 21% 4% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 34% 27% 10% 1% 23% 5% 3,661

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

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

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 33% 14% 14% 1% 5,846
Some college 31% 32% 18% 18% 1% 5,453
College 24% 32% 21% 22% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 23% 30% 22% 25% 1% 3,661

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 14% 36% 50% 1% 5,846
Some college 11% 40% 49% < 1% 5,453
College 13% 39% 48% < 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 13% 40% 47% < 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 17% 8% 33% 1% 5,846
Some college 37% 18% 8% 36% 1% 5,453
College 30% 18% 7% 44% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 29% 17% 8% 45% 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 7% 4% 60% 2% 5,846
Some college 30% 10% 4% 55% 1% 5,453
College 29% 9% 6% 55% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 32% 10% 7% 50% 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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 44% 15% 11% 28% 2% 5,846
Some college 47% 18% 12% 22% 1% 5,453
College 45% 19% 13% 21% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 45% 18% 15% 21% 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 13% 12% 36% 2% 5,846
Some college 45% 16% 13% 24% 1% 5,453
College 44% 19% 16% 21% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 45% 18% 18% 18% 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 9% 59% 9% 2% 5,846
Some college 16% 14% 57% 10% 2% 5,453
College 12% 18% 52% 16% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 12% 21% 46% 19% 3% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 71% 1% 1% 5,846
Some college 27% 71% 1% 1% 5,453
College 25% 73% 1% 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 23% 75% 2% < 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 9% 7% 68% 1% 5,846
Some college 14% 9% 9% 67% < 1% 5,453
College 9% 6% 8% 76% < 1% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 9% 7% 10% 75% < 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 26% 3% 38% 8% 5,846
Some college 14% 25% 2% 50% 9% 5,453
College 6% 22% 1% 63% 7% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 4% 19% 1% 68% 7% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 5,846
Some college 64% 28% 8% 5,453
College 51% 41% 8% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 44% 48% 8% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 36% 9% 5,846
Some college 48% 43% 9% 5,453
College 35% 57% 8% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 28% 64% 8% 3,661

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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 34% 24% 43% 5,846
Some college 34% 18% 48% 5,453
College 33% 12% 55% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 28% 10% 62% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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 33% 33% 24% 10% 5,846
Some college 27% 38% 28% 6% 5,453
College 22% 39% 36% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 16% 38% 44% 3% 3,661

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

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

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 44% 3% 4% 5,846
Some college 54% 38% 4% 4% 5,453
College 52% 41% 3% 3% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 47% 47% 3% 3% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 49% 4% 3% 5,846
Some college 45% 50% 4% 1% 5,453
College 39% 56% 4% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 31% 63% 4% 2% 3,661

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

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

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 39% 5% 5,846
Some college 66% 29% 4% 5,453
College 76% 21% 3% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 79% 18% 3% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 25% 4% 4% 5,846
Some college 77% 17% 3% 3% 5,453
College 84% 11% 2% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 87% 9% 2% 2% 3,661

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

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

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,846. 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% 35% 9% 5,846
Some college 70% 23% 7% 5,453
College 79% 16% 5% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 82% 14% 4% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 53% 2% 4% 5,846
Some college 33% 62% 2% 2% 5,453
College 26% 70% 2% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 21% 76% 2% 1% 3,661

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

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 5,846. 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% 24% 4% 31% 6% 5,846
Some college 43% 27% 5% 22% 3% 5,453
College 59% 22% 5% 12% 2% 5,338
Post-graduate degree 65% 18% 5% 9% 2% 3,661