Educational distribution among adults who pray daily by religious group

% of adults who pray daily who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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 27% 32% 23% 18% 108
Catholic 46% 28% 16% 10% 4,315
Evangelical Protestant 42% 35% 15% 7% 6,811
Hindu 23% 2% 31% 45% 102
Historically Black Protestant 52% 33% 10% 6% 1,529
Jehovah's Witness 62% 25% 9% 4% 217
Jewish 29% 24% 22% 26% 212
Mainline Protestant 36% 32% 19% 13% 3,324
Mormon 22% 41% 25% 11% 569
Muslim 39% 24% 22% 15% 164
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 48% 33% 12% 7% 1,324

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,101. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 16% 29% 29% 25% 6,101
Some college 21% 35% 28% 17% 5,516
College 14% 39% 30% 16% 4,426
Post-graduate degree 7% 42% 30% 20% 2,790

Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,101. 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 11% 9% 25% 35% 18% 2% 6,101
Some college 13% 14% 28% 33% 11% 1% 5,516
College 5% 16% 33% 35% 10% 1% 4,426
Post-graduate degree 1% 12% 35% 37% 13% 1% 2,790

Gender composition among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 58% 6,183
Some college 39% 61% 5,628
College 40% 60% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 43% 57% 2,867

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,122. 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% 17% 2% 22% 4% 6,122
Some college 65% 16% 2% 12% 5% 5,540
College 70% 12% 6% 9% 4% 4,465
Post-graduate degree 71% 12% 7% 6% 4% 2,815

Immigrant status among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,070. 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% 8% 72% 6,070
Some college 10% 10% 81% 5,567
College 13% 10% 77% 4,512
Post-graduate degree 14% 9% 76% 2,840

Income distribution among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 5,148. 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% 21% 17% 7% 5,148
Some college 35% 24% 29% 12% 4,915
College 16% 19% 36% 29% 3,973
Post-graduate degree 10% 13% 35% 42% 2,537

Marital status among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 6,158. 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% 6% 15% 12% 21% 6,158
Some college 49% 7% 16% 7% 22% 5,602
College 64% 4% 11% 5% 16% 4,518
Post-graduate degree 69% 3% 10% 5% 13% 2,861

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,169. 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% 73% 6,169
Some college 32% 68% 5,615
College 36% 64% 4,525
Post-graduate degree 35% 65% 2,852

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 6,183
Some college 87% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,628
College 86% 11% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 83% 14% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 2,867

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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 80% 16% 2% 1% 1% 6,183
Some college 79% 16% 3% 2% 1% 5,628
College 77% 18% 3% 2% 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 77% 17% 4% 2% 1% 2,867

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 31% 17% 1% 6,183
Some college 52% 32% 16% < 1% 5,628
College 61% 29% 10% < 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 62% 27% 10% < 1% 2,867

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 12% 9% 39% 1% 6,183
Some college 39% 13% 10% 38% 1% 5,628
College 41% 12% 11% 36% < 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 37% 13% 13% 37% < 1% 2,867

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 7% 3% 34% 3% 6,183
Some college 56% 6% 3% 33% 2% 5,628
College 56% 7% 4% 32% 2% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 60% 7% 3% 28% 2% 2,867

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 11% 6% 7% 1% 6,183
Some college 77% 11% 5% 5% 1% 5,628
College 78% 12% 5% 4% 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 77% 13% 6% 4% 1% 2,867

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 13% 10% 26% 2% 6,183
Some college 50% 16% 10% 22% 1% 5,628
College 54% 16% 12% 17% 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 57% 16% 13% 13% 1% 2,867

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 5% 38% 5% 2% 6,183
Some college 51% 7% 35% 4% 3% 5,628
College 51% 10% 31% 5% 3% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 49% 11% 29% 7% 4% 2,867

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 60% 2% 2% 6,183
Some college 43% 54% 2% 1% 5,628
College 47% 52% 1% 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 43% 54% 2% < 1% 2,867

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 12% 7% 24% 1% 6,183
Some college 59% 12% 7% 21% 1% 5,628
College 57% 12% 8% 23% 1% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 55% 12% 9% 23% < 1% 2,867

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 24% 4% 11% 6% 6,183
Some college 42% 33% 4% 14% 7% 5,628
College 33% 38% 4% 18% 7% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 25% 40% 4% 22% 8% 2,867

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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 88% 6% 6% 6,183
Some college 87% 8% 6% 5,628
College 82% 10% 8% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 78% 13% 9% 2,867

Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 18% 7% 6,183
Some college 74% 19% 7% 5,628
College 67% 24% 9% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 59% 30% 11% 2,867

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 21% 42% 6,183
Some college 45% 16% 39% 5,628
College 52% 13% 35% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 44% 14% 43% 2,867

Political ideology among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 27% 18% 9% 6,183
Some college 46% 32% 16% 6% 5,628
College 48% 32% 17% 3% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 38% 36% 23% 3% 2,867

Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 49% 3% 4% 6,183
Some college 58% 35% 4% 4% 5,628
College 64% 30% 3% 3% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 59% 35% 4% 3% 2,867

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. 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% 49% 4% 3% 6,183
Some college 50% 44% 5% 2% 5,628
College 52% 42% 4% 2% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 41% 52% 5% 2% 2,867

Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 58% 5% 6,183
Some college 43% 53% 4% 5,628
College 43% 53% 4% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 50% 47% 3% 2,867

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 4% 4% 6,183
Some college 49% 42% 5% 4% 5,628
College 52% 40% 5% 3% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 58% 34% 5% 4% 2,867

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,183. 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% 56% 10% 6,183
Some college 41% 52% 8% 5,628
College 44% 49% 6% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 51% 42% 7% 2,867

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 45% 47% 3% 5% 6,183
Some college 42% 53% 3% 2% 5,628
College 40% 54% 3% 3% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 33% 64% 2% 2% 2,867

Views about human evolution among adults who pray daily by educational group

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 6,183. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 16% 24% 3% 50% 7% 6,183
Some college 14% 31% 2% 48% 4% 5,628
College 18% 31% 4% 42% 4% 4,543
Post-graduate degree 22% 35% 6% 34% 3% 2,867