Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 21,955. 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 54% 16% 10% 18% 1% 21,955

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by religious group

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 212. 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 59% 16% 11% 13% < 1% 212
Catholic 54% 18% 12% 15% 1% 4,619
Evangelical Protestant 68% 15% 8% 9% 1% 3,811
Hindu 39% 16% 23% 19% 3% 158
Historically Black Protestant 71% 12% 7% 8% 1% 1,290
Jewish 37% 16% 14% 32% 1% 633
Mainline Protestant 53% 19% 12% 14% 2% 3,901
Mormon 71% 13% 5% 10% 2% 267
Muslim 65% 13% 8% 12% 2% 178
Orthodox Christian 54% 20% 11% 14% 1% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 39% 16% 11% 32% 2% 5,875

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,719. 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% 33% 26% 18% 11,719
Once or twice a month 33% 34% 21% 12% 3,453
Several times a year 27% 37% 23% 13% 2,250
Seldom/never 29% 33% 22% 15% 3,822
Don't know 20% 29% 21% 30% 306

Generational cohort among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,719. 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% 14% 27% 31% 12% 1% 11,719
Once or twice a month 22% 18% 27% 25% 8% 1% 3,453
Several times a year 17% 17% 30% 27% 8% 1% 2,250
Seldom/never 19% 17% 26% 27% 10% 1% 3,822
Don't know 12% 12% 24% 28% 22% 1% 306

Gender composition among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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 41% 59% 11,967
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 3,501
Several times a year 49% 51% 2,283
Seldom/never 61% 39% 3,878
Don't know 49% 51% 326

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,810. 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% 16% 3% 17% 5% 11,810
Once or twice a month 66% 11% 5% 14% 4% 3,470
Several times a year 66% 8% 7% 16% 2% 2,261
Seldom/never 71% 7% 5% 12% 3% 3,836
Don't know 68% 11% 4% 13% 4% 312

Immigrant status among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,801. 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% 10% 73% 11,801
Once or twice a month 15% 11% 74% 3,457
Several times a year 18% 12% 71% 2,255
Seldom/never 13% 13% 74% 3,814
Don't know 18% 12% 70% 311

Income distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,365. 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% 21% 24% 17% 10,365
Once or twice a month 34% 21% 26% 20% 3,156
Several times a year 33% 18% 28% 22% 2,049
Seldom/never 36% 21% 24% 19% 3,412
Don't know 39% 18% 26% 17% 231

Educational distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,894. 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% 31% 16% 10% 11,894
Once or twice a month 37% 32% 18% 12% 3,491
Several times a year 39% 28% 19% 14% 2,273
Seldom/never 46% 30% 15% 10% 3,863
Don't know 44% 28% 17% 11% 322

Marital status among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,908. 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% 14% 8% 25% 11,908
Once or twice a month 41% 10% 12% 4% 34% 3,492
Several times a year 45% 9% 11% 4% 31% 2,277
Seldom/never 39% 9% 13% 6% 33% 3,857
Don't know 43% 5% 13% 12% 27% 318

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,923. 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 29% 71% 11,923
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 3,492
Several times a year 28% 72% 2,278
Seldom/never 26% 74% 3,865
Don't know 23% 77% 323

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 18% 4% 1% 7% 2% 11,967
Once or twice a month 52% 27% 7% < 1% 11% 2% 3,501
Several times a year 44% 33% 9% < 1% 11% 3% 2,283
Seldom/never 28% 26% 13% 1% 28% 5% 3,878
Don't know 42% 18% 4% 7% 15% 13% 326

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 21% 8% 9% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 36% 37% 14% 12% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 28% 41% 19% 12% < 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 17% 31% 23% 29% 1% 3,878
Don't know 41% 22% 10% 21% 6% 326

Attendance at religious services among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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% 33% 26% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 21% 45% 34% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 14% 48% 38% < 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 9% 29% 61% < 1% 3,878
Don't know 24% 31% 37% 7% 326

Frequency of prayer among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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% 15% 4% 16% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 39% 24% 9% 28% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 31% 23% 12% 34% 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 18% 12% 8% 61% 1% 3,878
Don't know 40% 13% 7% 30% 10% 326

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 11% 8% 52% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 11% 10% 9% 69% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 7% 6% 11% 76% < 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 5% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 3,878
Don't know 12% 4% 6% 69% 9% 326

Frequency of meditation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 52% 9% 3% 35% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 27% 15% 6% 52% 1% 3,501
Several times a year 20% 10% 12% 58% 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 14% 6% 4% 75% 1% 3,878
Don't know 28% 8% 3% 46% 15% 326

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 14% 9% 20% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 39% 24% 15% 21% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 28% 18% 29% 24% < 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 27% 13% 15% 45% 1% 3,878
Don't know 32% 15% 10% 26% 18% 326

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 33% 11% 44% 8% 3% 11,967
Once or twice a month 18% 15% 54% 11% 1% 3,501
Several times a year 14% 12% 59% 13% 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 9% 13% 60% 16% 2% 3,878
Don't know 18% 11% 51% 10% 10% 326

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 41% 11% 8% 38% 1% 11,967
Once or twice a month 18% 14% 11% 57% < 1% 3,501
Several times a year 10% 10% 14% 66% < 1% 2,283
Seldom/never 7% 5% 6% 82% < 1% 3,878
Don't know 19% 8% 8% 53% 12% 326

Interpreting scripture among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 33% 27% 2% 31% 7% 11,967
Once or twice a month 20% 30% 1% 43% 7% 3,501
Several times a year 16% 28% 2% 47% 7% 2,283
Seldom/never 13% 18% 1% 61% 8% 3,878
Don't know 19% 13% 9% 36% 23% 326

Belief in Heaven among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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 75% 18% 6% 11,967
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 6% 3,501
Several times a year 66% 26% 8% 2,283
Seldom/never 49% 42% 8% 3,878
Don't know 54% 25% 21% 326

Belief in Hell among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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% 11,967
Once or twice a month 52% 41% 7% 3,501
Several times a year 47% 44% 8% 2,283
Seldom/never 37% 55% 8% 3,878
Don't know 43% 36% 22% 326

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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 29% 19% 52% 11,967
Once or twice a month 31% 16% 52% 3,501
Several times a year 30% 17% 54% 2,283
Seldom/never 28% 21% 51% 3,878
Don't know 19% 37% 44% 326

Political ideology among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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% 35% 28% 6% 11,967
Once or twice a month 25% 39% 31% 5% 3,501
Several times a year 24% 40% 32% 4% 2,283
Seldom/never 21% 36% 34% 8% 3,878
Don't know 26% 25% 22% 27% 326

Views about size of government among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 43% 49% 4% 4% 11,967
Once or twice a month 46% 49% 3% 3% 3,501
Several times a year 45% 48% 3% 4% 2,283
Seldom/never 47% 47% 2% 4% 3,878
Don't know 41% 40% 6% 14% 326

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 57% 4% 2% 11,967
Once or twice a month 38% 57% 3% 2% 3,501
Several times a year 39% 56% 3% 2% 2,283
Seldom/never 39% 56% 3% 2% 3,878
Don't know 38% 47% 8% 7% 326

Views about abortion among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 55% 40% 4% 11,967
Once or twice a month 65% 32% 3% 3,501
Several times a year 69% 28% 3% 2,283
Seldom/never 71% 26% 3% 3,878
Don't know 53% 32% 15% 326

Views about homosexuality among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 27% 4% 3% 11,967
Once or twice a month 77% 18% 3% 2% 3,501
Several times a year 79% 16% 2% 3% 2,283
Seldom/never 76% 18% 3% 3% 3,878
Don't know 61% 21% 7% 10% 326

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,967. 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 57% 36% 7% 11,967
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 6% 3,501
Several times a year 70% 23% 7% 2,283
Seldom/never 69% 24% 7% 3,878
Don't know 53% 27% 20% 326

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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 33% 62% 2% 3% 11,967
Once or twice a month 31% 65% 2% 2% 3,501
Several times a year 31% 64% 2% 3% 2,283
Seldom/never 33% 63% 2% 3% 3,878
Don't know 31% 51% 4% 14% 326

Views about human evolution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 11,967. 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% 28% 4% 32% 4% 11,967
Once or twice a month 43% 26% 4% 25% 3% 3,501
Several times a year 47% 25% 4% 21% 3% 2,283
Seldom/never 57% 16% 4% 19% 4% 3,878
Don't know 34% 15% 14% 24% 14% 326