Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in God

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 3,414. 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 30% 15% 9% 44% 2% 3,414
2007 27% 10% 10% 50% 4% 1,643

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in God by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 20% 11% 12% 56% 1% 114
Jewish 16% 15% 12% 55% 2% 161
Mainline Protestant 25% 9% 13% 51% 2% 111
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 30% 15% 9% 44% 2% 2,736

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,058. 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% 37% 15% 10% 1,058
Once or twice a month 46% 33% 14% 6% 504
Several times a year 36% 38% 16% 9% 321
Seldom/never 36% 32% 17% 14% 1,415

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,058. 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% 22% 27% 19% 6% 1% 1,058
Once or twice a month 32% 25% 23% 17% 4% < 1% 504
Several times a year 22% 25% 27% 20% 5% 1% 321
Seldom/never 25% 18% 25% 21% 9% 1% 1,415

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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% 39% 1,064
Once or twice a month 64% 36% 513
Several times a year 64% 36% 323
Seldom/never 69% 31% 1,438

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,047. 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 72% 3% 7% 13% 5% 1,047
Once or twice a month 81% 3% 7% 6% 4% 510
Several times a year 72% 1% 15% 10% 2% 319
Seldom/never 80% 2% 7% 8% 3% 1,421

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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% 16% 71% 1,055
Once or twice a month 13% 11% 76% 509
Several times a year 21% 15% 65% 316
Seldom/never 11% 16% 74% 1,421

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 985. 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% 17% 30% 30% 985
Once or twice a month 20% 19% 30% 31% 480
Several times a year 17% 20% 33% 30% 295
Seldom/never 27% 19% 29% 24% 1,295

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,063. 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% 29% 28% 18% 1,063
Once or twice a month 17% 36% 30% 17% 510
Several times a year 20% 20% 33% 27% 323
Seldom/never 36% 31% 19% 14% 1,431

Marital status among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,062. 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% 14% 7% 2% 34% 1,062
Once or twice a month 31% 12% 9% 1% 46% 513
Several times a year 38% 12% 11% 1% 38% 322
Seldom/never 38% 9% 9% 3% 41% 1,430

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,061. 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% 73% 1,061
Once or twice a month 19% 81% 511
Several times a year 18% 82% 323
Seldom/never 20% 80% 1,432

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 5% 10% 21% 62% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 2% 8% 27% 63% < 1% 513
Several times a year 2% 9% 28% 60% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 6% 22% 70% 1% 1,438

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 4% 18% 78% < 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 1% 21% 78% < 1% 513
Several times a year 1% 20% 79% 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 14% 84% < 1% 1,438

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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% 2% 3% 89% < 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 2% 3% 6% 90% < 1% 513
Several times a year 1% 2% 5% 93% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 97% < 1% 1,438

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 2% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month < 1% 3% 2% 95% < 1% 513
Several times a year < 1% 1% 3% 96% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% < 1% 2% 97% < 1% 1,438

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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% 12% 6% 49% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 18% 14% 8% 59% 1% 513
Several times a year 12% 6% 13% 67% 2% 323
Seldom/never 10% 4% 3% 83% 1% 1,438

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 66% 13% 8% 12% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 51% 28% 12% 9% < 1% 513
Several times a year 28% 25% 34% 12% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 33% 16% 14% 37% 1% 1,438

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 2% 23% 47% 26% 2% 1,064
Once or twice a month 1% 24% 45% 29% 1% 513
Several times a year 2% 22% 52% 24% 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 15% 56% 27% 1% 1,438

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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% 83% 1% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 16% 83% < 1% < 1% 513
Several times a year 14% 86% < 1% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 17% 81% 1% 1% 1,438

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 5% 5% 6% 84% < 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 1% 4% 6% 89% < 1% 513
Several times a year < 1% 2% 3% 95% < 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 1% 3% 95% < 1% 1,438

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 1% 1% < 1% 95% 3% 1,064
Once or twice a month 1% < 1% < 1% 97% 2% 513
Several times a year < 1% 1% < 1% 97% 1% 323
Seldom/never 1% 2% < 1% 93% 4% 1,438

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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% 91% 3% 1,064
Once or twice a month 5% 91% 4% 513
Several times a year 5% 92% 2% 323
Seldom/never 6% 91% 3% 1,438

Belief in Hell among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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 4% 94% 3% 1,064
Once or twice a month 3% 94% 2% 513
Several times a year 6% 93% 1% 323
Seldom/never 5% 92% 3% 1,438

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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% 18% 68% 1,064
Once or twice a month 14% 10% 76% 513
Several times a year 18% 14% 69% 323
Seldom/never 23% 19% 58% 1,438

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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 12% 31% 53% 4% 1,064
Once or twice a month 8% 29% 60% 3% 513
Several times a year 11% 38% 50% 1% 323
Seldom/never 15% 31% 45% 8% 1,438

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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% 50% 5% 4% 1,064
Once or twice a month 38% 57% 3% 2% 513
Several times a year 40% 56% 1% 3% 323
Seldom/never 47% 48% 2% 3% 1,438

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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% 69% 3% 2% 1,064
Once or twice a month 23% 73% 3% 1% 513
Several times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 323
Seldom/never 33% 63% 3% 1% 1,438

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 88% 9% 3% 1,064
Once or twice a month 89% 9% 2% 513
Several times a year 89% 9% 2% 323
Seldom/never 84% 14% 2% 1,438

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 94% 4% 2% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 97% 3% < 1% < 1% 513
Several times a year 92% 6% 1% 2% 323
Seldom/never 88% 8% 2% 1% 1,438

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,064. 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 91% 6% 3% 1,064
Once or twice a month 93% 5% 2% 513
Several times a year 92% 6% 2% 323
Seldom/never 85% 10% 4% 1,438

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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% 82% 2% 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 13% 85% 2% < 1% 513
Several times a year 20% 76% 1% 3% 323
Seldom/never 25% 72% 1% 2% 1,438

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,064. 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 89% 4% 2% 4% < 1% 1,064
Once or twice a month 92% 3% 1% 4% < 1% 513
Several times a year 89% 3% 1% 6% 1% 323
Seldom/never 85% 4% 1% 8% 2% 1,438