Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among married adults

% of married adults 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 = 17,827. 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 62% 14% 9% 13% 1% 17,827
2007 54% 13% 13% 16% 3% 20,430

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among married adults by religious group

% of married adults 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 = 103. 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 54% 12% 16% 17% 2% 103
Catholic 58% 17% 11% 13% 1% 3,810
Evangelical Protestant 78% 11% 6% 5% 1% 4,853
Hindu 44% 13% 21% 19% 4% 131
Historically Black Protestant 80% 10% 5% 5% 1% 626
Jehovah's Witness 85% 4% 3% 6% 2% 124
Jewish 40% 20% 14% 24% 2% 498
Mainline Protestant 57% 18% 12% 12% 1% 3,444
Mormon 81% 9% 4% 5% 1% 454
Muslim 72% 15% 8% 2% 2% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 41% 14% 11% 31% 2% 3,150

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,824. 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 7% 38% 34% 21% 10,824
Once or twice a month 8% 45% 30% 17% 2,494
Several times a year 7% 45% 33% 15% 1,640
Seldom/never 7% 41% 30% 21% 2,265
Don't know 3% 34% 24% 38% 227

Generational cohort among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,824. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 2% 11% 32% 40% 14% 1% 10,824
Once or twice a month 2% 14% 38% 36% 10% 1% 2,494
Several times a year 2% 12% 38% 39% 9% < 1% 1,640
Seldom/never 2% 12% 35% 37% 14% 1% 2,265
Don't know 1% 8% 29% 39% 22% 1% 227

Gender composition among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 55% 11,074
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 2,544
Several times a year 51% 49% 1,663
Seldom/never 64% 36% 2,303
Don't know 54% 46% 243

Racial and ethnic composition among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,911. 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 71% 9% 3% 13% 3% 10,911
Once or twice a month 78% 5% 4% 11% 2% 2,508
Several times a year 76% 5% 6% 11% 2% 1,647
Seldom/never 79% 4% 4% 10% 3% 2,270
Don't know 71% 5% 7% 13% 5% 236

Immigrant status among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,975. 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% 7% 77% 10,975
Once or twice a month 15% 8% 78% 2,521
Several times a year 17% 8% 74% 1,647
Seldom/never 14% 9% 77% 2,272
Don't know 20% 9% 70% 236

Income distribution among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 9,520. 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% 20% 34% 26% 9,520
Once or twice a month 16% 18% 34% 32% 2,276
Several times a year 16% 18% 35% 32% 1,495
Seldom/never 20% 18% 33% 28% 2,023
Don't know 22% 18% 37% 23% 170

Educational distribution among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,011. 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% 30% 20% 14% 11,011
Once or twice a month 31% 29% 23% 17% 2,533
Several times a year 31% 29% 23% 17% 1,655
Seldom/never 40% 27% 18% 15% 2,294
Don't know 40% 28% 15% 17% 238

Parent of children under 18 among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,020. 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% 61% 11,020
Once or twice a month 45% 55% 2,530
Several times a year 43% 57% 1,658
Seldom/never 39% 61% 2,291
Don't know 28% 72% 238

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 11,074
Once or twice a month 61% 26% 5% < 1% 6% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 49% 34% 7% 1% 7% 2% 1,663
Seldom/never 29% 30% 12% 1% 24% 5% 2,303
Don't know 55% 15% 3% 4% 12% 12% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 15% 5% 5% 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 45% 36% 11% 7% < 1% 2,544
Several times a year 33% 40% 17% 9% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 18% 33% 24% 24% < 1% 2,303
Don't know 50% 22% 8% 15% 6% 243

Attendance at religious services among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 27% 17% < 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 31% 43% 26% < 1% 2,544
Several times a year 20% 46% 33% < 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 11% 32% 56% < 1% 2,303
Don't know 33% 31% 29% 7% 243

Frequency of prayer among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. 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% 12% 3% 10% 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 48% 24% 8% 19% < 1% 2,544
Several times a year 35% 24% 11% 29% < 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 19% 13% 10% 56% 1% 2,303
Don't know 45% 13% 6% 26% 11% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 11% 8% 41% < 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 14% 10% 11% 65% < 1% 2,544
Several times a year 9% 6% 11% 73% < 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 5% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 2,303
Don't know 22% 5% 7% 60% 6% 243

Frequency of meditation among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 7% 3% 34% 2% 11,074
Once or twice a month 29% 13% 6% 52% 1% 2,544
Several times a year 18% 9% 10% 62% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 14% 5% 3% 77% 1% 2,303
Don't know 23% 6% 2% 50% 19% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 10% 20% 2% 11,074
Once or twice a month 34% 25% 18% 22% 1% 2,544
Several times a year 24% 16% 30% 29% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 22% 13% 16% 49% 1% 2,303
Don't know 32% 15% 11% 21% 21% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 8% 34% 6% 3% 11,074
Once or twice a month 27% 12% 50% 9% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 19% 11% 57% 12% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 11% 11% 63% 14% 2% 2,303
Don't know 22% 5% 46% 13% 14% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 52% 1% 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 34% 64% 1% 1% 2,544
Several times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 27% 71% 1% 1% 2,303
Don't know 29% 59% 5% 7% 243

Frequency of reading scripture among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 8% 29% 1% 11,074
Once or twice a month 22% 15% 12% 51% < 1% 2,544
Several times a year 13% 9% 14% 64% < 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 2,303
Don't know 21% 10% 7% 44% 17% 243

Interpreting scripture among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 41% 28% 4% 21% 6% 11,074
Once or twice a month 23% 35% 2% 34% 7% 2,544
Several times a year 17% 32% 2% 42% 7% 1,663
Seldom/never 13% 20% 1% 58% 8% 2,303
Don't know 24% 14% 9% 33% 19% 243

Belief in Heaven among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 78% 14% 7% 11,074
Once or twice a month 74% 20% 6% 2,544
Several times a year 70% 22% 8% 1,663
Seldom/never 51% 40% 9% 2,303
Don't know 59% 23% 17% 243

Belief in Hell among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. 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% 27% 8% 11,074
Once or twice a month 57% 35% 8% 2,544
Several times a year 53% 39% 8% 1,663
Seldom/never 38% 53% 9% 2,303
Don't know 46% 35% 19% 243

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. 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% 17% 36% 11,074
Once or twice a month 44% 16% 40% 2,544
Several times a year 41% 13% 46% 1,663
Seldom/never 37% 19% 44% 2,303
Don't know 30% 30% 39% 243

Political ideology among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. 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% 29% 18% 5% 11,074
Once or twice a month 38% 37% 21% 4% 2,544
Several times a year 32% 38% 25% 4% 1,663
Seldom/never 30% 35% 28% 7% 2,303
Don't know 35% 23% 21% 20% 243

Views about size of government among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 61% 33% 3% 4% 11,074
Once or twice a month 58% 36% 3% 3% 2,544
Several times a year 59% 35% 3% 3% 1,663
Seldom/never 56% 38% 3% 3% 2,303
Don't know 50% 33% 6% 10% 243

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

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 42% 4% 2% 11,074
Once or twice a month 49% 46% 3% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 49% 46% 3% 1% 1,663
Seldom/never 46% 49% 3% 2% 2,303
Don't know 50% 35% 8% 7% 243

Views about abortion among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 54% 4% 11,074
Once or twice a month 58% 40% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 63% 34% 3% 1,663
Seldom/never 70% 27% 4% 2,303
Don't know 50% 37% 13% 243

Views about homosexuality among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 43% 4% 4% 11,074
Once or twice a month 66% 27% 4% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 72% 22% 4% 3% 1,663
Seldom/never 72% 22% 3% 3% 2,303
Don't know 51% 32% 8% 10% 243

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

% of married adults who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,074. 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% 53% 7% 11,074
Once or twice a month 57% 36% 6% 2,544
Several times a year 61% 32% 7% 1,663
Seldom/never 64% 29% 7% 2,303
Don't know 47% 36% 17% 243

Views about environmental regulation among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 11,074
Once or twice a month 36% 60% 2% 2% 2,544
Several times a year 37% 58% 2% 2% 1,663
Seldom/never 37% 59% 2% 2% 2,303
Don't know 38% 47% 4% 12% 243

Views about human evolution among married adults by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of married adults 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 = 11,074. 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% 26% 4% 45% 4% 11,074
Once or twice a month 34% 29% 4% 30% 3% 2,544
Several times a year 41% 29% 4% 23% 3% 1,663
Seldom/never 53% 17% 5% 20% 4% 2,303
Don't know 32% 9% 15% 28% 16% 243