Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among men

% of men 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 = 17,514. 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 53% 15% 10% 20% 2% 17,514
2007 47% 14% 13% 23% 3% 16,291

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among men by religious group

% of men 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 = 138. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 52% 12% 15% 21% 1% 138
Catholic 51% 17% 11% 19% 1% 3,426
Evangelical Protestant 71% 13% 7% 8% 1% 4,061
Hindu 30% 19% 25% 23% 4% 136
Historically Black Protestant 67% 12% 8% 11% 1% 818
Jewish 32% 18% 14% 35% 1% 428
Mainline Protestant 50% 18% 12% 18% 2% 2,778
Mormon 80% 10% 4% 5% 1% 347
Muslim 65% 14% 9% 11% 2% 152
Orthodox Christian 55% 21% 11% 12% < 1% 106
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 15% 10% 36% 2% 4,471

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,222. 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 21% 34% 28% 17% 9,222
Once or twice a month 28% 36% 24% 12% 2,637
Several times a year 25% 37% 25% 13% 1,759
Seldom/never 25% 34% 24% 16% 3,333
Don't know 18% 33% 24% 26% 271

Generational cohort among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,222. 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 13% 14% 28% 33% 11% 1% 9,222
Once or twice a month 19% 17% 29% 28% 7% < 1% 2,637
Several times a year 15% 17% 30% 30% 8% < 1% 1,759
Seldom/never 16% 17% 27% 30% 10% 1% 3,333
Don't know 12% 11% 27% 33% 16% 1% 271

Racial and ethnic composition among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,217. 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 64% 13% 3% 16% 4% 9,217
Once or twice a month 69% 10% 5% 13% 4% 2,635
Several times a year 69% 8% 7% 14% 2% 1,756
Seldom/never 72% 8% 5% 12% 3% 3,334
Don't know 69% 10% 5% 13% 3% 265

Immigrant status among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,292. 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% 9% 75% 9,292
Once or twice a month 14% 10% 76% 2,644
Several times a year 17% 10% 72% 1,755
Seldom/never 12% 12% 76% 3,335
Don't know 19% 11% 70% 272

Income distribution among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 8,344. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 21% 28% 20% 8,344
Once or twice a month 26% 19% 31% 24% 2,432
Several times a year 27% 18% 29% 26% 1,616
Seldom/never 31% 21% 27% 21% 3,020
Don't know 37% 18% 26% 20% 197

Educational distribution among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,334. 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% 32% 16% 10% 9,334
Once or twice a month 38% 32% 19% 12% 2,667
Several times a year 40% 27% 19% 14% 1,770
Seldom/never 48% 27% 15% 10% 3,361
Don't know 49% 27% 14% 10% 281

Marital status among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,345. 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% 7% 12% 4% 25% 9,345
Once or twice a month 46% 8% 11% 2% 33% 2,675
Several times a year 48% 8% 10% 3% 30% 1,774
Seldom/never 42% 9% 13% 4% 33% 3,360
Don't know 46% 7% 13% 5% 28% 275

Parent of children under 18 among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,346. 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% 9,346
Once or twice a month 27% 73% 2,668
Several times a year 28% 72% 1,775
Seldom/never 22% 78% 3,362
Don't know 20% 80% 281

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 16% 4% 1% 7% 2% 9,390
Once or twice a month 52% 26% 7% < 1% 12% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 45% 31% 9% 1% 11% 3% 1,778
Seldom/never 27% 26% 13% 1% 28% 5% 3,379
Don't know 43% 19% 2% 6% 16% 15% 286

Importance of religion in one's life among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 19% 7% 9% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 37% 36% 14% 12% < 1% 2,681
Several times a year 29% 41% 18% 12% 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 16% 29% 25% 30% 1% 3,379
Don't know 44% 20% 8% 21% 7% 286

Attendance at religious services among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 30% 24% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 23% 44% 33% < 1% 2,681
Several times a year 16% 46% 37% < 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 8% 29% 62% < 1% 3,379
Don't know 30% 28% 37% 6% 286

Frequency of prayer among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. 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 64% 15% 5% 16% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 39% 22% 9% 29% 1% 2,681
Several times a year 25% 23% 13% 38% 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 15% 11% 8% 64% 1% 3,379
Don't know 37% 15% 5% 32% 10% 286

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 10% 9% 47% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 11% 12% 9% 68% < 1% 2,681
Several times a year 8% 6% 12% 74% < 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 5% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 3,379
Don't know 23% 3% 4% 62% 8% 286

Frequency of meditation among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 34% 2% 9,390
Once or twice a month 27% 15% 6% 51% 1% 2,681
Several times a year 18% 8% 12% 60% 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 14% 5% 3% 76% 1% 3,379
Don't know 26% 6% 2% 46% 20% 286

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 14% 9% 18% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 41% 26% 14% 18% < 1% 2,681
Several times a year 28% 17% 32% 22% < 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 29% 13% 15% 43% 1% 3,379
Don't know 31% 13% 8% 23% 25% 286

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 11% 38% 8% 3% 9,390
Once or twice a month 22% 14% 50% 11% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 17% 13% 56% 13% 2% 1,778
Seldom/never 9% 13% 60% 16% 2% 3,379
Don't know 21% 9% 45% 13% 11% 286

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 55% 2% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 30% 68% 1% 1% 2,681
Several times a year 29% 69% 1% 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 3,379
Don't know 28% 58% 5% 9% 286

Frequency of reading scripture among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 11% 8% 34% 1% 9,390
Once or twice a month 20% 15% 11% 54% < 1% 2,681
Several times a year 10% 9% 16% 65% < 1% 1,778
Seldom/never 6% 4% 6% 83% < 1% 3,379
Don't know 25% 7% 7% 47% 14% 286

Interpreting scripture among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 26% 3% 27% 7% 9,390
Once or twice a month 21% 30% 2% 41% 7% 2,681
Several times a year 18% 29% 1% 45% 7% 1,778
Seldom/never 13% 17% 1% 62% 7% 3,379
Don't know 19% 14% 9% 37% 21% 286

Belief in Heaven among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 75% 18% 7% 9,390
Once or twice a month 68% 25% 7% 2,681
Several times a year 66% 26% 8% 1,778
Seldom/never 47% 44% 9% 3,379
Don't know 53% 24% 22% 286

Belief in Hell among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. 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 64% 28% 7% 9,390
Once or twice a month 57% 36% 7% 2,681
Several times a year 53% 39% 7% 1,778
Seldom/never 38% 54% 8% 3,379
Don't know 44% 32% 24% 286

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. 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 44% 19% 38% 9,390
Once or twice a month 42% 15% 43% 2,681
Several times a year 39% 16% 45% 1,778
Seldom/never 35% 21% 44% 3,379
Don't know 31% 35% 34% 286

Political ideology among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. 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 44% 30% 20% 5% 9,390
Once or twice a month 36% 35% 24% 5% 2,681
Several times a year 33% 40% 24% 4% 1,778
Seldom/never 28% 36% 29% 8% 3,379
Don't know 36% 23% 14% 27% 286

Views about size of government among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 59% 34% 3% 3% 9,390
Once or twice a month 59% 36% 3% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 56% 38% 3% 3% 1,778
Seldom/never 57% 37% 3% 3% 3,379
Don't know 50% 32% 4% 14% 286

Views about government aid to the poor among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 44% 4% 2% 9,390
Once or twice a month 48% 47% 3% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 47% 48% 3% 2% 1,778
Seldom/never 45% 49% 4% 2% 3,379
Don't know 46% 41% 8% 6% 286

Views about abortion among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 50% 5% 9,390
Once or twice a month 58% 38% 4% 2,681
Several times a year 60% 37% 4% 1,778
Seldom/never 67% 29% 4% 3,379
Don't know 43% 38% 19% 286

Views about homosexuality among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 42% 5% 3% 9,390
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 4% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 67% 26% 3% 4% 1,778
Seldom/never 70% 24% 3% 3% 3,379
Don't know 48% 31% 9% 12% 286

Views about same-sex marriage among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,390. 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% 50% 8% 9,390
Once or twice a month 58% 35% 6% 2,681
Several times a year 59% 34% 7% 1,778
Seldom/never 63% 29% 8% 3,379
Don't know 40% 36% 25% 286

Views about environmental regulation among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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 44% 51% 3% 3% 9,390
Once or twice a month 38% 59% 2% 2% 2,681
Several times a year 40% 56% 2% 2% 1,778
Seldom/never 38% 58% 2% 2% 3,379
Don't know 38% 45% 6% 11% 286

Views about human evolution among men by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of men 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 = 9,390. 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% 27% 4% 39% 4% 9,390
Once or twice a month 40% 26% 5% 26% 3% 2,681
Several times a year 45% 27% 4% 21% 3% 1,778
Seldom/never 56% 17% 4% 19% 3% 3,379
Don't know 29% 14% 16% 28% 13% 286