Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with an education level of high school or less

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 10,584. 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 58% 14% 9% 18% 2% 10,584

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with an education level of high school or less by religious group

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 57% 15% 10% 16% 2% 2,431
Evangelical Protestant 73% 12% 6% 8% 1% 2,977
Historically Black Protestant 70% 12% 8% 9% 1% 823
Jehovah's Witness 84% 4% 4% 5% 4% 130
Mainline Protestant 53% 16% 10% 18% 2% 1,536
Mormon 77% 8% 5% 10% < 1% 127
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 14% 10% 37% 2% 2,129

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,162. 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 19% 29% 28% 24% 6,162
Once or twice a month 31% 31% 23% 16% 1,385
Several times a year 27% 33% 26% 15% 886
Seldom/never 27% 31% 25% 17% 1,848
Don't know 18% 23% 24% 35% 180

Generational cohort among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,162. 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% 10% 25% 34% 17% 2% 6,162
Once or twice a month 23% 12% 26% 27% 11% 1% 1,385
Several times a year 20% 12% 27% 30% 10% 1% 886
Seldom/never 19% 13% 25% 30% 11% 2% 1,848
Don't know 13% 8% 20% 34% 24% 1% 180

Gender composition among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 55% 6,241
Once or twice a month 51% 49% 1,399
Several times a year 53% 47% 897
Seldom/never 64% 36% 1,862
Don't know 54% 46% 185

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,172. 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% 15% 2% 23% 3% 6,172
Once or twice a month 59% 14% 2% 21% 4% 1,384
Several times a year 60% 11% 3% 23% 2% 893
Seldom/never 68% 10% 2% 17% 3% 1,848
Don't know 57% 11% 3% 25% 4% 176

Immigrant status among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,141. 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 21% 8% 71% 6,141
Once or twice a month 17% 10% 74% 1,370
Several times a year 20% 9% 72% 878
Seldom/never 13% 11% 76% 1,829
Don't know 24% 10% 67% 174

Income distribution among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 5,225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 21% 18% 7% 5,225
Once or twice a month 50% 23% 19% 8% 1,210
Several times a year 49% 22% 20% 9% 794
Seldom/never 52% 22% 18% 9% 1,617
Don't know 57% 24% 13% 6% 113

Marital status among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 6,215. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 46% 7% 15% 11% 22% 6,215
Once or twice a month 38% 9% 13% 6% 34% 1,399
Several times a year 38% 8% 13% 6% 35% 895
Seldom/never 35% 10% 15% 8% 33% 1,850
Don't know 38% 4% 9% 16% 33% 180

Parent of children under 18 among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,222. 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% 6,222
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 1,397
Several times a year 28% 72% 896
Seldom/never 24% 76% 1,857
Don't know 18% 82% 183

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 78% 15% 3% 1% 3% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 63% 26% 6% 1% 4% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 55% 30% 7% 1% 5% 1% 897
Seldom/never 37% 28% 11% 1% 20% 3% 1,862
Don't know 59% 19% 2% 5% 8% 6% 185

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 74% 17% 4% 5% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 48% 35% 9% 7% < 1% 1,399
Several times a year 41% 39% 14% 6% < 1% 897
Seldom/never 23% 33% 20% 23% < 1% 1,862
Don't know 60% 20% 4% 10% 6% 185

Attendance at religious services among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 50% 29% 20% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 26% 43% 31% < 1% 1,399
Several times a year 18% 47% 35% 1% 897
Seldom/never 12% 28% 60% < 1% 1,862
Don't know 34% 28% 30% 8% 185

Frequency of prayer among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 73% 14% 3% 9% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 48% 25% 9% 18% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 40% 23% 12% 24% 1% 897
Seldom/never 24% 14% 9% 54% 1% 1,862
Don't know 52% 14% 3% 18% 12% 185

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 11% 8% 42% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 14% 14% 9% 63% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 11% 9% 14% 66% < 1% 897
Seldom/never 7% 3% 4% 86% < 1% 1,862
Don't know 24% 5% 2% 62% 8% 185

Frequency of meditation among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 8% 2% 34% 2% 6,241
Once or twice a month 29% 13% 4% 53% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 20% 9% 13% 57% 2% 897
Seldom/never 14% 5% 3% 77% 1% 1,862
Don't know 32% 5% 1% 37% 26% 185

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 13% 8% 23% 2% 6,241
Once or twice a month 37% 21% 14% 28% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 25% 16% 30% 28% 1% 897
Seldom/never 23% 11% 12% 53% 1% 1,862
Don't know 28% 12% 4% 25% 31% 185

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 47% 7% 39% 6% 2% 6,241
Once or twice a month 27% 9% 55% 8% 1% 1,399
Several times a year 21% 8% 58% 11% 2% 897
Seldom/never 13% 9% 64% 12% 2% 1,862
Don't know 32% 7% 42% 8% 12% 185

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 62% 1% 2% 6,241
Once or twice a month 27% 71% 1% 2% 1,399
Several times a year 25% 73% < 1% 2% 897
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,862
Don't know 28% 57% 5% 10% 185

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 11% 7% 29% 1% 6,241
Once or twice a month 26% 15% 12% 46% < 1% 1,399
Several times a year 15% 13% 14% 57% < 1% 897
Seldom/never 8% 5% 5% 81% < 1% 1,862
Don't know 31% 9% 5% 38% 17% 185

Interpreting scripture among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 51% 23% 3% 17% 6% 6,241
Once or twice a month 35% 31% 2% 26% 6% 1,399
Several times a year 30% 31% 3% 28% 6% 897
Seldom/never 22% 23% 1% 47% 8% 1,862
Don't know 35% 12% 11% 24% 19% 185

Belief in Heaven among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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 84% 10% 6% 6,241
Once or twice a month 80% 14% 6% 1,399
Several times a year 79% 14% 7% 897
Seldom/never 60% 32% 8% 1,862
Don't know 71% 14% 14% 185

Belief in Hell among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 8% 6,241
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 6% 1,399
Several times a year 62% 29% 8% 897
Seldom/never 49% 42% 8% 1,862
Don't know 55% 24% 21% 185

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 36% 22% 42% 6,241
Once or twice a month 36% 20% 44% 1,399
Several times a year 36% 20% 44% 897
Seldom/never 32% 27% 41% 1,862
Don't know 22% 41% 37% 185

Political ideology among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 29% 20% 8% 6,241
Once or twice a month 39% 32% 23% 7% 1,399
Several times a year 34% 36% 23% 7% 897
Seldom/never 30% 31% 27% 12% 1,862
Don't know 33% 16% 14% 37% 185

Views about size of government among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 48% 3% 4% 6,241
Once or twice a month 46% 48% 2% 3% 1,399
Several times a year 43% 51% 2% 4% 897
Seldom/never 47% 47% 2% 4% 1,862
Don't know 34% 44% 5% 16% 185

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 48% 4% 3% 6,241
Once or twice a month 44% 50% 3% 3% 1,399
Several times a year 44% 51% 3% 2% 897
Seldom/never 44% 50% 3% 3% 1,862
Don't know 39% 46% 6% 9% 185

Views about abortion among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 55% 5% 6,241
Once or twice a month 49% 47% 4% 1,399
Several times a year 55% 41% 4% 897
Seldom/never 59% 37% 4% 1,862
Don't know 37% 45% 17% 185

Views about homosexuality among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 4% 6,241
Once or twice a month 63% 30% 4% 3% 1,399
Several times a year 66% 27% 3% 4% 897
Seldom/never 65% 28% 3% 4% 1,862
Don't know 47% 33% 6% 14% 185

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,241. 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% 53% 9% 6,241
Once or twice a month 52% 40% 8% 1,399
Several times a year 52% 39% 9% 897
Seldom/never 56% 35% 9% 1,862
Don't know 34% 38% 28% 185

Views about environmental regulation among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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% 3% 5% 6,241
Once or twice a month 43% 52% 2% 3% 1,399
Several times a year 43% 52% 2% 3% 897
Seldom/never 43% 50% 2% 4% 1,862
Don't know 34% 39% 5% 22% 185

Views about human evolution among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 6,241. 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 20% 24% 3% 46% 6% 6,241
Once or twice a month 32% 24% 3% 36% 5% 1,399
Several times a year 30% 27% 4% 33% 5% 897
Seldom/never 44% 18% 4% 29% 5% 1,862
Don't know 17% 11% 11% 36% 25% 185