Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 47% 28% 16% 9% 886
Evangelical Protestant 51% 34% 10% 5% 325
Jewish 14% 20% 33% 33% 407
Mainline Protestant 40% 23% 24% 13% 898
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 32% 21% 13% 4,933

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,011. 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% 30% 20% 13% 2,011
Some college 42% 32% 16% 10% 1,876
College 28% 39% 20% 12% 2,382
Post-graduate degree 12% 44% 25% 19% 1,718

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,011. 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% 15% 24% 24% 8% 1% 2,011
Some college 29% 21% 24% 20% 6% 1% 1,876
College 12% 26% 30% 24% 7% 1% 2,382
Post-graduate degree 2% 19% 34% 31% 12% 1% 1,718

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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% 30% 2,025
Some college 63% 37% 1,890
College 61% 39% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 57% 43% 1,756

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,003. 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 69% 6% 4% 17% 4% 2,003
Some college 73% 5% 6% 12% 4% 1,869
College 81% 3% 7% 6% 2% 2,392
Post-graduate degree 82% 2% 9% 4% 2% 1,733

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,994. 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% 74% 1,994
Some college 11% 15% 75% 1,871
College 13% 13% 74% 2,407
Post-graduate degree 19% 12% 69% 1,734

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 1,760. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 43% 24% 22% 11% 1,760
Some college 28% 24% 30% 18% 1,714
College 12% 17% 35% 36% 2,214
Post-graduate degree 8% 10% 29% 53% 1,571

Marital status among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,016. 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% 10% 12% 5% 41% 2,016
Some college 35% 10% 11% 3% 41% 1,887
College 49% 12% 7% 3% 30% 2,408
Post-graduate degree 61% 10% 8% 3% 17% 1,749

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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% 78% 2,018
Some college 23% 77% 1,885
College 24% 76% 2,416
Post-graduate degree 29% 71% 1,751

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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 24% 27% 13% 1% 30% 5% 2,025
Some college 16% 25% 13% 1% 37% 7% 1,890
College 10% 22% 15% 1% 45% 8% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 7% 21% 16% 1% 47% 8% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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 12% 28% 26% 34% 1% 2,025
Some college 4% 23% 32% 40% 1% 1,890
College 4% 18% 33% 44% < 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 4% 18% 31% 46% < 1% 1,756

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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 6% 22% 71% < 1% 2,025
Some college 3% 27% 71% < 1% 1,890
College 3% 26% 71% < 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 4% 27% 69% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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 2% 2% 3% 92% < 1% 2,025
Some college 1% 2% 3% 95% < 1% 1,890
College 1% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 6% 4% 75% 1% 2,025
Some college 16% 11% 5% 66% 1% 1,890
College 18% 9% 6% 66% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 20% 11% 7% 62% 1% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 12% 11% 49% 2% 2,025
Some college 31% 18% 12% 38% 2% 1,890
College 33% 18% 14% 33% 2% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 32% 17% 17% 33% 2% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 13% 13% 39% 1% 2,025
Some college 45% 16% 14% 24% 1% 1,890
College 43% 18% 18% 21% < 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 41% 20% 19% 19% 1% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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 8% 12% 64% 14% 2% 2,025
Some college 3% 18% 60% 16% 2% 1,890
College 2% 20% 52% 24% 2% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 1% 24% 44% 28% 3% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 77% 1% 1% 2,025
Some college 19% 79% 1% 1% 1,890
College 18% 81% 1% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 17% 82% 1% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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 4% 3% 5% 88% < 1% 2,025
Some college 2% 3% 5% 89% < 1% 1,890
College 1% 3% 5% 91% < 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 2% 2% 5% 91% < 1% 1,756

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 13% 16% 1% 63% 7% 2,025
Some college 4% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 1,890
College 2% 7% < 1% 86% 5% 2,421
Post-graduate degree < 1% 4% < 1% 91% 5% 1,756

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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% 47% 9% 2,025
Some college 33% 57% 10% 1,890
College 22% 69% 8% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 17% 76% 7% 1,756

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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% 57% 9% 2,025
Some college 24% 67% 9% 1,890
College 15% 80% 6% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 10% 84% 6% 1,756

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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% 28% 42% 2,025
Some college 26% 19% 55% 1,890
College 22% 13% 65% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 20% 9% 72% 1,756

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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% 35% 29% 10% 2,025
Some college 18% 39% 37% 7% 1,890
College 13% 37% 47% 3% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 10% 32% 56% 2% 1,756

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
High school or less 50% 44% 3% 4% 2,025
Some college 51% 41% 3% 4% 1,890
College 46% 47% 4% 4% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 40% 54% 3% 3% 1,756

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

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 50% 4% 2% 2,025
Some college 38% 57% 4% 1% 1,890
College 31% 64% 3% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 26% 70% 3% 2% 1,756

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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 66% 30% 4% 2,025
Some college 78% 18% 4% 1,890
College 88% 10% 2% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 90% 8% 2% 1,756

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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 75% 18% 3% 3% 2,025
Some college 86% 9% 3% 2% 1,890
College 92% 5% 2% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 93% 5% 2% < 1% 1,756

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,025. 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 68% 25% 7% 2,025
Some college 82% 12% 5% 1,890
College 90% 7% 3% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 90% 7% 2% 1,756

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 56% 2% 4% 2,025
Some college 26% 69% 2% 2% 1,890
College 20% 77% 2% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 15% 82% 2% 1% 1,756

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never pray by educational group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,025. 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% 15% 5% 19% 4% 2,025
Some college 71% 12% 5% 9% 2% 1,890
College 82% 8% 4% 5% 1% 2,421
Post-graduate degree 87% 5% 2% 4% 1% 1,756