Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 10,485. 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 41% 15% 11% 31% 2% 10,485
2007 36% 13% 12% 35% 4% 8,946

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 107. 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 62% 17% 5% 15% 1% 107
Catholic 39% 17% 14% 30% 1% 1,326
Evangelical Protestant 59% 13% 9% 17% 1% 995
Historically Black Protestant 54% 8% 15% 22% 2% 181
Jewish 29% 16% 14% 40% 1% 270
Mainline Protestant 42% 17% 13% 26% 1% 1,340
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 15% 10% 36% 2% 5,580

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,287. 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 23% 36% 26% 15% 4,287
Once or twice a month 32% 35% 21% 12% 1,539
Several times a year 23% 40% 25% 12% 1,169
Seldom/never 27% 34% 23% 17% 3,145
Don't know 23% 27% 23% 27% 182

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,287. 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 14% 17% 28% 31% 9% 1% 4,287
Once or twice a month 20% 21% 26% 25% 7% < 1% 1,539
Several times a year 13% 17% 32% 30% 6% 1% 1,169
Seldom/never 16% 17% 27% 28% 11% 1% 3,145
Don't know 15% 13% 22% 29% 19% 2% 182

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 49% 51% 4,360
Once or twice a month 53% 47% 1,558
Several times a year 53% 47% 1,190
Seldom/never 65% 35% 3,187
Don't know 56% 44% 190

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,283. 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 68% 8% 3% 15% 5% 4,283
Once or twice a month 75% 7% 4% 10% 4% 1,542
Several times a year 74% 6% 5% 11% 3% 1,178
Seldom/never 77% 5% 4% 10% 3% 3,150
Don't know 79% 7% 1% 9% 3% 182

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,301. 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 14% 11% 76% 4,301
Once or twice a month 11% 11% 78% 1,540
Several times a year 14% 11% 75% 1,176
Seldom/never 10% 12% 78% 3,143
Don't know 17% 17% 66% 184

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 3,846. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 35% 21% 24% 20% 3,846
Once or twice a month 35% 19% 26% 20% 1,414
Several times a year 31% 20% 28% 21% 1,057
Seldom/never 36% 20% 26% 18% 2,820
Don't know 31% 16% 29% 23% 134

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,333. 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 39% 34% 17% 11% 4,333
Once or twice a month 37% 33% 19% 11% 1,556
Several times a year 37% 30% 19% 14% 1,184
Seldom/never 47% 29% 15% 9% 3,170
Don't know 41% 31% 18% 10% 188

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 4,338. 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 42% 11% 16% 6% 26% 4,338
Once or twice a month 38% 13% 12% 4% 33% 1,556
Several times a year 44% 11% 12% 4% 28% 1,187
Seldom/never 38% 10% 13% 6% 33% 3,167
Don't know 38% 5% 14% 10% 32% 186

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,350. 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 26% 74% 4,350
Once or twice a month 26% 74% 1,554
Several times a year 25% 75% 1,189
Seldom/never 22% 78% 3,178
Don't know 15% 85% 189

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 49% 21% 7% 1% 17% 4% 4,360
Once or twice a month 35% 28% 10% < 1% 24% 4% 1,558
Several times a year 34% 30% 12% 1% 20% 4% 1,190
Seldom/never 20% 24% 13% 1% 36% 5% 3,187
Don't know 27% 15% 6% 6% 29% 17% 190

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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% 25% 17% 26% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 16% 32% 23% 29% 1% 1,558
Several times a year 14% 30% 30% 25% < 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 9% 23% 27% 41% < 1% 3,187
Don't know 20% 15% 18% 44% 4% 190

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 42% 14% 5% 38% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 23% 17% 9% 51% 1% 1,558
Several times a year 20% 15% 9% 55% < 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 11% 8% 7% 73% 1% 3,187
Don't know 23% 10% 4% 58% 6% 190

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 6% 3% 2% 88% < 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 3% 2% 2% 93% < 1% 1,558
Several times a year 1% 1% 3% 94% < 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 1% < 1% 1% 97% < 1% 3,187
Don't know 3% < 1% 3% 90% 4% 190

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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% 8% 4% 42% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 23% 13% 6% 57% < 1% 1,558
Several times a year 16% 9% 10% 65% 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 12% 5% 3% 79% 1% 3,187
Don't know 23% 8% 2% 54% 12% 190

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 60% 13% 8% 18% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 46% 25% 11% 17% < 1% 1,558
Several times a year 30% 18% 30% 22% < 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 28% 13% 14% 44% 1% 3,187
Don't know 37% 12% 12% 20% 19% 190

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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% 15% 54% 13% 3% 4,360
Once or twice a month 9% 18% 57% 15% 2% 1,558
Several times a year 9% 15% 60% 15% 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 5% 13% 63% 17% 2% 3,187
Don't know 10% 18% 51% 12% 8% 190

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 25% 72% 2% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 21% 78% 1% < 1% 1,558
Several times a year 23% 76% 1% 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 21% 77% 1% 1% 3,187
Don't know 22% 67% 6% 6% 190

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 17% 7% 7% 68% 1% 4,360
Once or twice a month 8% 6% 8% 78% < 1% 1,558
Several times a year 3% 5% 7% 85% < 1% 1,190
Seldom/never 2% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 3,187
Don't know 11% 1% 7% 74% 8% 190

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 17% 17% 2% 56% 8% 4,360
Once or twice a month 11% 18% 1% 64% 6% 1,558
Several times a year 9% 19% 2% 63% 7% 1,190
Seldom/never 9% 13% 1% 70% 7% 3,187
Don't know 10% 8% 4% 60% 18% 190

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 54% 37% 9% 4,360
Once or twice a month 48% 44% 8% 1,558
Several times a year 51% 40% 9% 1,190
Seldom/never 39% 51% 10% 3,187
Don't know 33% 48% 19% 190

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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% 52% 9% 4,360
Once or twice a month 37% 55% 7% 1,558
Several times a year 39% 53% 8% 1,190
Seldom/never 30% 61% 9% 3,187
Don't know 29% 52% 19% 190

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 27% 22% 51% 4,360
Once or twice a month 28% 17% 55% 1,558
Several times a year 28% 19% 53% 1,190
Seldom/never 30% 22% 47% 3,187
Don't know 22% 31% 47% 190

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 24% 33% 36% 7% 4,360
Once or twice a month 22% 35% 37% 6% 1,558
Several times a year 21% 37% 36% 6% 1,190
Seldom/never 23% 34% 35% 9% 3,187
Don't know 19% 25% 28% 28% 190

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 49% 43% 4% 5% 4,360
Once or twice a month 47% 45% 4% 4% 1,558
Several times a year 47% 46% 3% 4% 1,190
Seldom/never 52% 41% 3% 4% 3,187
Don't know 38% 37% 10% 15% 190

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 38% 55% 5% 2% 4,360
Once or twice a month 38% 56% 4% 2% 1,558
Several times a year 37% 58% 3% 2% 1,190
Seldom/never 41% 53% 4% 2% 3,187
Don't know 35% 50% 10% 5% 190

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 68% 27% 5% 4,360
Once or twice a month 73% 24% 4% 1,558
Several times a year 75% 21% 3% 1,190
Seldom/never 73% 23% 4% 3,187
Don't know 60% 21% 18% 190

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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 76% 17% 3% 3% 4,360
Once or twice a month 83% 12% 3% 2% 1,558
Several times a year 81% 14% 2% 4% 1,190
Seldom/never 78% 16% 3% 3% 3,187
Don't know 73% 13% 6% 8% 190

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,360. 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 70% 22% 7% 4,360
Once or twice a month 76% 18% 6% 1,558
Several times a year 75% 19% 6% 1,190
Seldom/never 72% 21% 6% 3,187
Don't know 64% 20% 16% 190

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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% 62% 3% 4% 4,360
Once or twice a month 28% 67% 3% 2% 1,558
Several times a year 30% 65% 2% 3% 1,190
Seldom/never 33% 63% 2% 3% 3,187
Don't know 29% 54% 5% 12% 190

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,360. 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% 22% 5% 21% 4% 4,360
Once or twice a month 58% 18% 4% 17% 3% 1,558
Several times a year 56% 19% 5% 17% 3% 1,190
Seldom/never 63% 14% 4% 16% 4% 3,187
Don't know 50% 12% 14% 14% 10% 190