Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with some college education

% of adults with some college education 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 = 9,589. 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 60% 15% 9% 15% 1% 9,589

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with some college education by religious group

% of adults with some college education 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 56% 18% 11% 13% 1% 1,810
Evangelical Protestant 75% 12% 6% 6% 1% 2,739
Historically Black Protestant 75% 13% 5% 7% < 1% 600
Jewish 42% 16% 9% 32% 1% 138
Mainline Protestant 59% 18% 11% 11% 1% 1,567
Mormon 82% 8% 3% 5% 2% 224
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 41% 17% 10% 31% 2% 1,950

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,905. 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% 33% 27% 16% 5,905
Once or twice a month 36% 33% 22% 9% 1,336
Several times a year 27% 38% 24% 11% 784
Seldom/never 33% 33% 21% 13% 1,295
Don't know 14% 38% 27% 21% 122

Generational cohort among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,905. 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 16% 15% 26% 31% 10% 1% 5,905
Once or twice a month 25% 19% 25% 25% 5% < 1% 1,336
Several times a year 19% 15% 31% 27% 7% 1% 784
Seldom/never 21% 20% 25% 25% 8% 1% 1,295
Don't know 7% 10% 35% 34% 12% 1% 122

Gender composition among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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% 57% 6,009
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 1,350
Several times a year 48% 52% 790
Seldom/never 57% 43% 1,312
Don't know 55% 45% 128

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,922. 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% 14% 2% 13% 5% 5,922
Once or twice a month 70% 12% 3% 11% 4% 1,335
Several times a year 71% 9% 4% 13% 3% 780
Seldom/never 73% 7% 6% 10% 4% 1,293
Don't know 80% 8% 3% 7% 3% 121

Immigrant status among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,950. 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 10% 10% 80% 5,950
Once or twice a month 11% 11% 78% 1,336
Several times a year 12% 11% 76% 786
Seldom/never 8% 14% 78% 1,293
Don't know 10% 13% 77% 124

Income distribution among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,251. 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% 25% 29% 13% 5,251
Once or twice a month 32% 22% 31% 16% 1,232
Several times a year 28% 20% 33% 18% 704
Seldom/never 32% 23% 30% 15% 1,151

Marital status among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,988. 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% 15% 6% 25% 5,988
Once or twice a month 41% 9% 13% 3% 34% 1,347
Several times a year 47% 11% 12% 4% 26% 790
Seldom/never 37% 9% 13% 5% 36% 1,305
Don't know 47% 7% 19% 7% 20% 125

Parent of children under 18 among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,996. 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 30% 70% 5,996
Once or twice a month 30% 70% 1,345
Several times a year 30% 70% 788
Seldom/never 26% 74% 1,308
Don't know 28% 72% 128

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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 79% 13% 2% 1% 4% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 57% 26% 5% < 1% 10% 1% 1,350
Several times a year 52% 30% 8% < 1% 6% 3% 790
Seldom/never 28% 26% 12% < 1% 27% 6% 1,312
Don't know 48% 15% 3% 10% 11% 15% 128

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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 69% 17% 6% 7% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 38% 37% 13% 11% < 1% 1,350
Several times a year 29% 42% 19% 10% 1% 790
Seldom/never 16% 31% 26% 27% 1% 1,312
Don't know 42% 20% 13% 20% 6% 128

Attendance at religious services among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 31% 22% < 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 21% 47% 32% < 1% 1,350
Several times a year 15% 48% 38% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 9% 31% 59% 1% 1,312
Don't know 23% 32% 40% 5% 128

Frequency of prayer among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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% 12% 3% 11% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 43% 23% 8% 26% 1% 1,350
Several times a year 35% 24% 10% 30% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 19% 14% 10% 56% 1% 1,312
Don't know 40% 13% 10% 28% 10% 128

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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 34% 11% 9% 45% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 11% 11% 9% 68% 1% 1,350
Several times a year 6% 6% 9% 78% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 5% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 1,312
Don't know 20% 4% 6% 62% 8% 128

Frequency of meditation among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 8% 3% 35% 2% 6,009
Once or twice a month 27% 16% 5% 51% 1% 1,350
Several times a year 20% 10% 10% 60% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 17% 6% 3% 72% 1% 1,312
Don't know 21% 5% 4% 58% 12% 128

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 16% 9% 19% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 40% 26% 16% 18% < 1% 1,350
Several times a year 30% 17% 27% 26% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 32% 13% 14% 40% 1% 1,312
Don't know 28% 13% 14% 27% 18% 128

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 9% 38% 6% 3% 6,009
Once or twice a month 22% 16% 52% 8% 2% 1,350
Several times a year 18% 12% 60% 9% 1% 790
Seldom/never 10% 13% 62% 13% 2% 1,312
Don't know 16% 10% 58% 4% 13% 128

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 56% 2% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 27% 71% 1% < 1% 1,350
Several times a year 28% 70% 1% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 21% 76% 2% 1% 1,312
Don't know 27% 67% 2% 4% 128

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 10% 7% 30% 1% 6,009
Once or twice a month 20% 15% 10% 54% < 1% 1,350
Several times a year 12% 11% 16% 61% < 1% 790
Seldom/never 9% 6% 6% 79% < 1% 1,312
Don't know 23% 8% 7% 49% 14% 128

Interpreting scripture among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 29% 3% 24% 7% 6,009
Once or twice a month 19% 34% 2% 38% 8% 1,350
Several times a year 16% 30% 2% 43% 9% 790
Seldom/never 9% 19% 1% 61% 9% 1,312
Don't know 15% 18% 9% 32% 26% 128

Belief in Heaven among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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 79% 14% 7% 6,009
Once or twice a month 73% 22% 5% 1,350
Several times a year 73% 18% 9% 790
Seldom/never 50% 40% 9% 1,312
Don't know 56% 23% 22% 128

Belief in Hell among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 26% 7% 6,009
Once or twice a month 59% 34% 7% 1,350
Several times a year 58% 34% 9% 790
Seldom/never 36% 54% 9% 1,312
Don't know 45% 34% 21% 128

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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% 18% 40% 6,009
Once or twice a month 39% 16% 45% 1,350
Several times a year 35% 16% 48% 790
Seldom/never 32% 18% 50% 1,312
Don't know 30% 36% 34% 128

Political ideology among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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% 32% 20% 6% 6,009
Once or twice a month 32% 38% 24% 6% 1,350
Several times a year 27% 42% 27% 5% 790
Seldom/never 22% 40% 30% 8% 1,312
Don't know 33% 20% 17% 30% 128

Views about size of government among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 35% 3% 4% 6,009
Once or twice a month 56% 39% 3% 3% 1,350
Several times a year 53% 39% 4% 3% 790
Seldom/never 54% 38% 3% 4% 1,312
Don't know 57% 24% 6% 13% 128

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 46% 4% 2% 6,009
Once or twice a month 47% 48% 3% 1% 1,350
Several times a year 45% 49% 4% 1% 790
Seldom/never 43% 53% 3% 1% 1,312
Don't know 49% 33% 12% 5% 128

Views about abortion among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 49% 4% 6,009
Once or twice a month 62% 34% 3% 1,350
Several times a year 65% 30% 4% 790
Seldom/never 71% 25% 4% 1,312
Don't know 53% 31% 16% 128

Views about homosexuality among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 37% 5% 3% 6,009
Once or twice a month 72% 22% 4% 2% 1,350
Several times a year 76% 18% 3% 3% 790
Seldom/never 77% 16% 4% 3% 1,312
Don't know 54% 28% 8% 11% 128

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,009. 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% 46% 7% 6,009
Once or twice a month 65% 30% 6% 1,350
Several times a year 70% 23% 7% 790
Seldom/never 71% 22% 7% 1,312
Don't know 48% 34% 18% 128

Views about environmental regulation among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 54% 3% 2% 6,009
Once or twice a month 32% 64% 2% 2% 1,350
Several times a year 34% 62% 2% 3% 790
Seldom/never 32% 64% 2% 2% 1,312
Don't know 44% 44% 3% 9% 128

Views about human evolution among adults with some college education by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults with some college education 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 = 6,009. 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% 29% 3% 44% 3% 6,009
Once or twice a month 35% 30% 4% 28% 2% 1,350
Several times a year 42% 28% 5% 23% 2% 790
Seldom/never 56% 20% 5% 16% 4% 1,312
Don't know 37% 22% 12% 19% 10% 128