Educational distribution among adults who pray monthly by religious group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 45% 27% 17% 12% 482
Evangelical Protestant 53% 32% 10% 5% 242
Mainline Protestant 36% 32% 19% 13% 413
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 45% 32% 15% 8% 478

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 598. 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 29% 34% 22% 15% 598
Some college 32% 35% 24% 9% 510
College 22% 40% 27% 10% 453
Post-graduate degree 12% 50% 25% 13% 337

Generational cohort among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 598. 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 22% 16% 26% 26% 9% 1% 598
Some college 22% 19% 27% 28% 5% < 1% 510
College 11% 24% 28% 31% 6% < 1% 453
Post-graduate degree 2% 22% 38% 31% 7% < 1% 337

Gender composition among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 64% 36% 602
Some college 55% 45% 516
College 51% 49% 458
Post-graduate degree 56% 44% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 600. 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 58% 11% 2% 26% 3% 600
Some college 67% 11% 3% 16% 4% 508
College 78% 3% 9% 6% 4% 455
Post-graduate degree 69% 5% 18% 5% 3% 340

Immigrant status among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 586. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 19% 11% 69% 586
Some college 12% 12% 76% 511
College 14% 9% 77% 454
Post-graduate degree 25% 11% 64% 339

Income distribution among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 531. 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% 21% 21% 10% 531
Some college 27% 22% 27% 23% 451
College 12% 14% 36% 39% 419
Post-graduate degree 9% 9% 28% 54% 312

Marital status among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 601. 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% 12% 10% 5% 35% 601
Some college 45% 11% 12% 4% 29% 516
College 57% 9% 10% 1% 23% 457
Post-graduate degree 64% 7% 8% 2% 19% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 600. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 26% 74% 600
Some college 30% 70% 513
College 31% 69% 458
Post-graduate degree 34% 66% 341

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 39% 11% 1% 3% 2% 602
Some college 40% 42% 9% 2% 5% 3% 516
College 37% 44% 9% < 1% 9% 2% 458
Post-graduate degree 27% 45% 17% 1% 6% 4% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 50% 16% 7% 1% 602
Some college 19% 53% 22% 6% 1% 516
College 12% 60% 20% 6% < 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 19% 53% 21% 6% < 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 9% 55% 36% < 1% 602
Some college 8% 53% 38% 1% 516
College 6% 62% 32% < 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 10% 62% 29% < 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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 5% 7% 11% 77% 1% 602
Some college 4% 4% 6% 87% < 1% 516
College 2% 6% 11% 81% 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 4% 8% 8% 80% < 1% 341

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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 17% 14% 8% 60% 1% 602
Some college 18% 16% 6% 58% 1% 516
College 19% 18% 9% 53% 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 24% 17% 11% 47% 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 22% 18% 27% 1% 602
Some college 37% 20% 16% 25% 2% 516
College 31% 28% 21% 19% < 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 32% 25% 24% 17% 2% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 15% 19% 32% 1% 602
Some college 38% 18% 18% 25% 1% 516
College 36% 22% 20% 21% 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 31% 26% 23% 19% 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 12% 63% 10% 1% 602
Some college 9% 15% 65% 9% 2% 516
College 9% 18% 55% 15% 3% 458
Post-graduate degree 9% 20% 53% 16% 2% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 74% 1% 1% 602
Some college 26% 72% 1% < 1% 516
College 29% 70% 1% 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 19% 79% 1% < 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 7% 13% 15% 65% < 1% 602
Some college 4% 8% 14% 75% < 1% 516
College 3% 7% 12% 78% < 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 3% 8% 15% 73% < 1% 341

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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 22% 31% 2% 37% 9% 602
Some college 12% 30% 1% 47% 10% 516
College 6% 25% 1% 60% 8% 458
Post-graduate degree 7% 23% < 1% 62% 8% 341

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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 81% 14% 5% 602
Some college 70% 18% 12% 516
College 60% 32% 8% 458
Post-graduate degree 53% 37% 9% 341

Belief in Hell among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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 63% 31% 6% 602
Some college 52% 39% 9% 516
College 35% 56% 8% 458
Post-graduate degree 35% 57% 9% 341

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 40% 602
Some college 36% 21% 43% 516
College 32% 14% 55% 458
Post-graduate degree 27% 8% 65% 341

Political ideology among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 30% 38% 24% 7% 602
Some college 27% 39% 28% 7% 516
College 19% 41% 36% 4% 458
Post-graduate degree 14% 46% 37% 3% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 46% 2% 3% 602
Some college 54% 40% 3% 3% 516
College 51% 42% 3% 4% 458
Post-graduate degree 49% 46% 1% 4% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 47% 3% 3% 602
Some college 48% 47% 3% 2% 516
College 42% 54% 2% 2% 458
Post-graduate degree 36% 60% 4% 1% 341

Views about abortion among adults who pray monthly by educational group

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

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 41% 4% 602
Some college 66% 29% 5% 516
College 76% 23% 2% 458
Post-graduate degree 80% 19% 1% 341

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray monthly by educational group

% of adults who pray monthly who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 26% 3% 4% 602
Some college 77% 18% 3% 2% 516
College 87% 9% 2% 1% 458
Post-graduate degree 86% 9% 3% 2% 341

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

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

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 602
Some college 67% 25% 7% 516
College 81% 15% 4% 458
Post-graduate degree 81% 14% 4% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 54% 2% 3% 602
Some college 37% 60% 1% 2% 516
College 24% 73% 1% 2% 458
Post-graduate degree 23% 72% 4% 1% 341

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 602. 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% 27% 4% 30% 4% 602
Some college 41% 28% 7% 22% 3% 516
College 57% 25% 4% 13% 2% 458
Post-graduate degree 63% 19% 5% 11% 1% 341