Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among women

% of women 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 = 17,557. 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 64% 14% 9% 12% 1% 17,557
2007 57% 14% 12% 14% 3% 19,265

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

% of women 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 = 126. 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 68% 17% 12% 3% 1% 126
Catholic 62% 16% 11% 10% 1% 3,776
Evangelical Protestant 78% 11% 5% 5% 1% 4,532
Historically Black Protestant 77% 11% 6% 5% 1% 1,098
Jehovah's Witness 80% 5% 6% 4% 4% 158
Jewish 46% 17% 14% 22% 1% 419
Mainline Protestant 61% 18% 10% 10% 1% 3,305
Mormon 82% 7% 4% 5% 1% 317
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 17% 11% 26% 2% 3,085

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,268. 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 18% 32% 28% 21% 11,268
Once or twice a month 29% 35% 22% 13% 2,371
Several times a year 24% 39% 25% 13% 1,416
Seldom/never 29% 33% 22% 16% 1,841
Don't know 16% 26% 21% 37% 227

Generational cohort among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,268. 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 11% 13% 27% 34% 15% 2% 11,268
Once or twice a month 19% 17% 28% 26% 9% 1% 2,371
Several times a year 15% 15% 32% 29% 8% 1% 1,416
Seldom/never 18% 17% 27% 26% 11% 2% 1,841
Don't know 7% 11% 23% 30% 26% 2% 227

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

% of women who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,406. 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% 14% 3% 15% 4% 11,406
Once or twice a month 69% 11% 4% 13% 3% 2,393
Several times a year 67% 9% 6% 15% 3% 1,433
Seldom/never 72% 7% 5% 13% 3% 1,865
Don't know 65% 10% 3% 16% 5% 245

Immigrant status among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,407. 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% 76% 11,407
Once or twice a month 13% 11% 75% 2,383
Several times a year 17% 11% 72% 1,426
Seldom/never 13% 13% 74% 1,840
Don't know 21% 10% 69% 239

Income distribution among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women 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 = 9,732. 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 39% 21% 25% 15% 9,732
Once or twice a month 38% 21% 24% 17% 2,131
Several times a year 35% 19% 28% 18% 1,272
Seldom/never 45% 19% 23% 13% 1,591
Don't know 43% 18% 25% 13% 155

Educational distribution among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,493. 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 39% 33% 17% 10% 11,493
Once or twice a month 37% 32% 19% 12% 2,407
Several times a year 38% 31% 18% 13% 1,438
Seldom/never 44% 33% 14% 9% 1,873
Don't know 48% 25% 16% 10% 244

Marital status among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,498. 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% 6% 15% 11% 19% 11,498
Once or twice a month 46% 9% 12% 6% 27% 2,407
Several times a year 48% 8% 12% 7% 26% 1,441
Seldom/never 39% 10% 14% 9% 28% 1,868
Don't know 44% 3% 11% 18% 23% 248

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

% of women who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,523. 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% 69% 11,523
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 2,407
Several times a year 32% 68% 1,443
Seldom/never 30% 70% 1,878
Don't know 23% 77% 250

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of women who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 3% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 60% 26% 5% < 1% 7% 2% 2,412
Several times a year 52% 32% 7% < 1% 7% 2% 1,445
Seldom/never 36% 27% 12% 1% 21% 4% 1,883
Don't know 59% 15% 3% 7% 8% 8% 252

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

% of women who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 16% 5% 5% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 45% 35% 11% 8% < 1% 2,412
Several times a year 35% 39% 17% 9% < 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 22% 34% 21% 22% < 1% 1,883
Don't know 52% 19% 11% 13% 5% 252

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

% of women who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 29% 19% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 26% 45% 29% < 1% 2,412
Several times a year 17% 47% 35% < 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 13% 31% 56% < 1% 1,883
Don't know 29% 29% 32% 10% 252

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

% of women who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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 77% 12% 2% 8% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 48% 25% 8% 19% < 1% 2,412
Several times a year 43% 24% 10% 23% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 27% 16% 9% 47% 1% 1,883
Don't know 49% 11% 5% 20% 14% 252

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

% of women who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 11% 8% 43% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 13% 11% 10% 66% 1% 2,412
Several times a year 9% 7% 12% 72% < 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 6% 3% 4% 86% < 1% 1,883
Don't know 17% 5% 7% 62% 10% 252

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

% of women who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 8% 3% 33% 2% 11,565
Once or twice a month 29% 14% 5% 51% 1% 2,412
Several times a year 20% 11% 11% 58% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 16% 6% 4% 73% 1% 1,883
Don't know 30% 4% 3% 41% 21% 252

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

% of women who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 15% 9% 20% 2% 11,565
Once or twice a month 36% 23% 17% 23% 1% 2,412
Several times a year 25% 18% 28% 28% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 24% 12% 14% 50% 1% 1,883
Don't know 29% 14% 11% 24% 23% 252

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

% of women who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 8% 36% 6% 2% 11,565
Once or twice a month 25% 13% 53% 8% 2% 2,412
Several times a year 18% 11% 57% 12% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 14% 12% 60% 13% 2% 1,883
Don't know 26% 10% 42% 8% 14% 252

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

% of women 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 = 11,565. 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% 62% 1% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 25% 73% 1% 1% 2,412
Several times a year 23% 76% 1% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 20% 78% 1% 1% 1,883
Don't know 25% 67% 4% 4% 252

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

% of women who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 10% 7% 29% 1% 11,565
Once or twice a month 22% 15% 11% 51% < 1% 2,412
Several times a year 14% 12% 14% 60% < 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 10% 6% 5% 79% < 1% 1,883
Don't know 26% 10% 6% 42% 17% 252

Interpreting scripture among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 28% 3% 21% 6% 11,565
Once or twice a month 23% 34% 2% 35% 7% 2,412
Several times a year 20% 30% 3% 40% 8% 1,445
Seldom/never 16% 22% 1% 52% 8% 1,883
Don't know 30% 11% 9% 27% 23% 252

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

% of women who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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 80% 13% 7% 11,565
Once or twice a month 76% 19% 5% 2,412
Several times a year 73% 20% 8% 1,445
Seldom/never 58% 34% 8% 1,883
Don't know 64% 21% 15% 252

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

% of women who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 27% 8% 11,565
Once or twice a month 56% 37% 7% 2,412
Several times a year 51% 39% 10% 1,445
Seldom/never 42% 49% 9% 1,883
Don't know 49% 34% 17% 252

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 18% 46% 11,565
Once or twice a month 32% 17% 51% 2,412
Several times a year 31% 16% 53% 1,445
Seldom/never 26% 20% 54% 1,883
Don't know 17% 39% 44% 252

Political ideology among women by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of women who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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 39% 32% 22% 6% 11,565
Once or twice a month 29% 37% 29% 6% 2,412
Several times a year 23% 39% 32% 6% 1,445
Seldom/never 21% 33% 36% 10% 1,883
Don't know 22% 21% 23% 34% 252

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

% of women who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 45% 3% 4% 11,565
Once or twice a month 43% 51% 2% 3% 2,412
Several times a year 43% 51% 3% 4% 1,445
Seldom/never 38% 55% 2% 5% 1,883
Don't know 33% 48% 8% 11% 252

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

% of women who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 51% 4% 2% 11,565
Once or twice a month 39% 56% 3% 2% 2,412
Several times a year 38% 58% 3% 1% 1,445
Seldom/never 37% 59% 3% 2% 1,883
Don't know 35% 47% 8% 9% 252

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

% of women who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 49% 4% 11,565
Once or twice a month 62% 35% 2% 2,412
Several times a year 68% 28% 4% 1,445
Seldom/never 69% 28% 3% 1,883
Don't know 52% 37% 12% 252

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

% of women who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 34% 4% 4% 11,565
Once or twice a month 77% 18% 3% 3% 2,412
Several times a year 80% 14% 2% 3% 1,445
Seldom/never 80% 14% 2% 3% 1,883
Don't know 59% 25% 7% 10% 252

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

% of women who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 44% 8% 11,565
Once or twice a month 68% 26% 6% 2,412
Several times a year 71% 22% 8% 1,445
Seldom/never 72% 21% 6% 1,883
Don't know 51% 30% 19% 252

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

% of women who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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% 57% 3% 4% 11,565
Once or twice a month 31% 64% 2% 3% 2,412
Several times a year 31% 64% 2% 3% 1,445
Seldom/never 31% 63% 2% 4% 1,883
Don't know 31% 47% 2% 19% 252

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

% of women who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,565. 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 22% 26% 3% 43% 5% 11,565
Once or twice a month 37% 27% 3% 29% 3% 2,412
Several times a year 40% 26% 4% 26% 4% 1,445
Seldom/never 50% 17% 4% 23% 5% 1,883
Don't know 28% 14% 10% 29% 19% 252