Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services monthly or yearly

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,214. 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.
2014 52% 20% 13% 14% 1% 11,214
2007 43% 18% 17% 19% 3% 11,431

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by religious group

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 52% 14% 22% 12% < 1% 105
Catholic 49% 21% 15% 14% 1% 2,747
Evangelical Protestant 61% 18% 11% 10% 1% 2,367
Hindu 33% 15% 30% 19% 3% 111
Historically Black Protestant 62% 18% 11% 9% 1% 652
Jewish 38% 19% 15% 28% 1% 428
Mainline Protestant 49% 22% 14% 13% 1% 2,517
Orthodox Christian 56% 23% 11% 11% < 1% 102
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 19% 13% 23% 1% 1,668

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,746. 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.
At least once a week 22% 35% 29% 14% 5,746
Once or twice a month 30% 36% 23% 11% 2,167
Several times a year 28% 37% 25% 11% 1,444
Seldom/never 28% 34% 25% 13% 1,513
Don't know 15% 39% 18% 28% 137

Generational cohort among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,746. 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.
At least once a week 13% 15% 29% 33% 9% 1% 5,746
Once or twice a month 20% 17% 29% 27% 6% 1% 2,167
Several times a year 18% 16% 30% 28% 7% < 1% 1,444
Seldom/never 18% 17% 27% 29% 7% 1% 1,513
Don't know 9% 13% 32% 29% 17% < 1% 137

Gender composition among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 45% 55% 5,867
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 2,199
Several times a year 51% 49% 1,462
Seldom/never 60% 40% 1,544
Don't know 52% 48% 142

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,786. 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.
At least once a week 61% 15% 4% 16% 4% 5,786
Once or twice a month 67% 10% 4% 15% 3% 2,174
Several times a year 64% 9% 8% 16% 2% 1,444
Seldom/never 68% 10% 5% 14% 3% 1,532
Don't know 65% 12% 6% 14% 4% 140

Immigrant status among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,799. 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.
At least once a week 15% 10% 75% 5,799
Once or twice a month 14% 11% 74% 2,173
Several times a year 19% 11% 70% 1,442
Seldom/never 14% 13% 73% 1,517
Don't know 20% 5% 75% 135

Income distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 5,186. 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.
At least once a week 36% 20% 25% 19% 5,186
Once or twice a month 29% 22% 27% 22% 1,983
Several times a year 30% 17% 28% 25% 1,330
Seldom/never 33% 20% 25% 22% 1,355
Don't know 36% 24% 25% 16% 102

Educational distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,845. 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.
At least once a week 40% 34% 16% 10% 5,845
Once or twice a month 37% 34% 18% 11% 2,185
Several times a year 39% 30% 18% 13% 1,456
Seldom/never 44% 30% 15% 11% 1,538
Don't know 47% 30% 12% 11% 141

Marital status among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,841. 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.
At least once a week 46% 9% 15% 6% 24% 5,841
Once or twice a month 45% 8% 11% 4% 32% 2,194
Several times a year 47% 8% 11% 4% 30% 1,459
Seldom/never 44% 8% 14% 5% 29% 1,535
Don't know 49% 7% 11% 7% 26% 140

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,848. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 69% 5,848
Once or twice a month 32% 68% 2,191
Several times a year 32% 68% 1,459
Seldom/never 30% 70% 1,534
Don't know 33% 67% 141

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 73% 19% 3% 1% 3% 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 59% 29% 6% < 1% 4% 1% 2,199
Several times a year 51% 35% 8% 1% 4% 2% 1,462
Seldom/never 38% 32% 13% 1% 12% 4% 1,544
Don't know 54% 22% 2% 7% 5% 8% 142

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 59% 31% 7% 3% < 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 37% 48% 12% 2% < 1% 2,199
Several times a year 29% 55% 14% 3% < 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 22% 48% 23% 7% 1% 1,544
Don't know 45% 38% 10% 3% 3% 142

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 65% 18% 6% 10% 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 42% 29% 12% 17% 1% 2,199
Several times a year 34% 28% 15% 22% 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 25% 20% 14% 41% < 1% 1,544
Don't know 41% 21% 12% 16% 10% 142

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 11% 15% 15% 59% < 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 5% 12% 13% 70% 1% 2,199
Several times a year 3% 8% 17% 71% < 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 3% 4% 9% 83% < 1% 1,544
Don't know 11% 6% 13% 62% 8% 142

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 45% 10% 4% 40% 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 26% 15% 6% 52% 1% 2,199
Several times a year 18% 9% 13% 59% 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 15% 6% 5% 73% 1% 1,544
Don't know 24% 6% 5% 50% 16% 142

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 53% 14% 10% 21% 2% 5,867
Once or twice a month 35% 24% 17% 23% < 1% 2,199
Several times a year 25% 19% 30% 26% 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 26% 12% 16% 45% 1% 1,544
Don't know 23% 19% 12% 25% 20% 142

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 31% 12% 47% 8% 3% 5,867
Once or twice a month 19% 13% 57% 9% 2% 2,199
Several times a year 16% 10% 59% 12% 2% 1,462
Seldom/never 14% 14% 59% 12% 1% 1,544
Don't know 15% 7% 52% 15% 12% 142

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 32% 65% 1% 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 27% 71% 1% 1% 2,199
Several times a year 26% 73% 1% < 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 24% 74% 1% 1% 1,544
Don't know 21% 69% 3% 6% 142

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 32% 16% 13% 38% 1% 5,867
Once or twice a month 15% 19% 14% 52% < 1% 2,199
Several times a year 10% 13% 20% 58% < 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 8% 8% 11% 73% 1% 1,544
Don't know 18% 11% 12% 44% 14% 142

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 31% 31% 2% 28% 9% 5,867
Once or twice a month 20% 36% 2% 34% 7% 2,199
Several times a year 19% 34% 2% 37% 8% 1,462
Seldom/never 16% 27% 1% 46% 9% 1,544
Don't know 19% 17% 10% 28% 25% 142

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 80% 14% 6% 5,867
Once or twice a month 78% 16% 6% 2,199
Several times a year 78% 16% 7% 1,462
Seldom/never 65% 27% 7% 1,544
Don't know 77% 12% 11% 142

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 62% 30% 8% 5,867
Once or twice a month 60% 33% 7% 2,199
Several times a year 56% 35% 9% 1,462
Seldom/never 48% 44% 8% 1,544
Don't know 61% 22% 17% 142

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 35% 17% 48% 5,867
Once or twice a month 39% 15% 46% 2,199
Several times a year 37% 15% 48% 1,462
Seldom/never 34% 20% 46% 1,544
Don't know 25% 37% 38% 142

Political ideology among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 35% 37% 24% 5% 5,867
Once or twice a month 32% 38% 25% 5% 2,199
Several times a year 29% 42% 24% 4% 1,462
Seldom/never 28% 36% 28% 8% 1,544
Don't know 29% 22% 17% 32% 142

Views about size of government among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 48% 45% 4% 3% 5,867
Once or twice a month 53% 43% 2% 2% 2,199
Several times a year 49% 46% 3% 2% 1,462
Seldom/never 49% 46% 2% 3% 1,544
Don't know 42% 45% 2% 10% 142

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 44% 50% 4% 2% 5,867
Once or twice a month 45% 50% 3% 2% 2,199
Several times a year 45% 51% 3% 1% 1,462
Seldom/never 42% 53% 3% 2% 1,544
Don't know 43% 46% 5% 5% 142

Views about abortion among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 56% 40% 4% 5,867
Once or twice a month 61% 36% 3% 2,199
Several times a year 64% 33% 3% 1,462
Seldom/never 66% 30% 4% 1,544
Don't know 51% 36% 13% 142

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 67% 26% 4% 3% 5,867
Once or twice a month 73% 21% 4% 2% 2,199
Several times a year 77% 18% 3% 3% 1,462
Seldom/never 71% 23% 3% 4% 1,544
Don't know 56% 27% 8% 9% 142

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 58% 34% 8% 5,867
Once or twice a month 64% 30% 6% 2,199
Several times a year 66% 27% 7% 1,462
Seldom/never 62% 29% 9% 1,544
Don't know 47% 29% 24% 142

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 37% 59% 2% 2% 5,867
Once or twice a month 35% 62% 2% 2% 2,199
Several times a year 38% 58% 2% 2% 1,462
Seldom/never 38% 57% 3% 3% 1,544
Don't know 38% 47% 3% 12% 142

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,867. 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.
At least once a week 28% 32% 4% 33% 3% 5,867
Once or twice a month 36% 30% 4% 27% 3% 2,199
Several times a year 40% 30% 4% 24% 3% 1,462
Seldom/never 48% 21% 5% 22% 4% 1,544
Don't know 24% 18% 14% 27% 18% 142