Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among parents

% of parents 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 = 8,366. 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 59% 16% 10% 14% 1% 8,366
2007 52% 15% 13% 18% 2% 10,705

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

% of parents who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 56% 17% 12% 13% 1% 1,761
Evangelical Protestant 73% 13% 7% 6% 1% 2,175
Historically Black Protestant 72% 14% 7% 7% < 1% 487
Jewish 44% 17% 16% 24% < 1% 184
Mainline Protestant 53% 22% 12% 12% 1% 1,218
Mormon 79% 9% 6% 6% 1% 242
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 16% 10% 28% 2% 1,744

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,870. 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% 67% 14% 2% 4,870
Once or twice a month 17% 69% 13% 1% 1,334
Several times a year 15% 70% 13% 1% 814
Seldom/never 18% 68% 13% 1% 1,158

Generational cohort among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,870. 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 6% 23% 56% 15% 1% < 1% 4,870
Once or twice a month 6% 24% 56% 13% 1% < 1% 1,334
Several times a year 6% 21% 59% 14% 1% < 1% 814
Seldom/never 6% 26% 53% 13% 1% < 1% 1,158

Gender composition among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. 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% 60% 4,941
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 1,353
Several times a year 48% 52% 825
Seldom/never 55% 45% 1,171

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

% of parents who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,878. 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% 14% 4% 22% 5% 4,878
Once or twice a month 65% 12% 4% 17% 2% 1,341
Several times a year 63% 9% 5% 20% 2% 820
Seldom/never 67% 8% 3% 18% 4% 1,165

Immigrant status among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,880. 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% 8% 70% 4,880
Once or twice a month 17% 8% 75% 1,338
Several times a year 22% 8% 70% 817
Seldom/never 19% 9% 72% 1,153

Income distribution among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents 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 = 4,539. 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% 19% 27% 21% 4,539
Once or twice a month 31% 17% 28% 24% 1,260
Several times a year 28% 16% 30% 26% 774
Seldom/never 32% 18% 27% 23% 1,086

Educational distribution among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,921. 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% 34% 19% 11% 4,921
Once or twice a month 35% 31% 21% 13% 1,351
Several times a year 36% 29% 20% 15% 822
Seldom/never 43% 30% 15% 12% 1,167

Marital status among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 4,929. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 8% 12% 2% 11% 4,929
Once or twice a month 66% 9% 12% 1% 12% 1,352
Several times a year 70% 9% 10% 1% 11% 823
Seldom/never 61% 12% 12% 1% 14% 1,169

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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 76% 15% 3% 1% 4% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 63% 25% 5% < 1% 6% 1% 1,353
Several times a year 53% 33% 7% < 1% 6% 1% 825
Seldom/never 33% 31% 11% < 1% 20% 4% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 17% 6% 6% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 48% 35% 10% 7% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 38% 41% 13% 8% < 1% 825
Seldom/never 22% 35% 21% 21% < 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 31% 19% < 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 29% 46% 26% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 19% 50% 30% < 1% 825
Seldom/never 12% 35% 52% < 1% 1,171

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

% of parents who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. 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% 13% 3% 11% < 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 50% 25% 8% 17% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 42% 22% 12% 23% 1% 825
Seldom/never 24% 16% 10% 50% < 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 14% 8% 40% < 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 15% 13% 10% 62% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 9% 8% 15% 68% < 1% 825
Seldom/never 9% 4% 5% 82% < 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 3% 38% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 29% 12% 5% 53% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 17% 9% 11% 62% 1% 825
Seldom/never 15% 5% 3% 77% 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 16% 10% 21% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 37% 26% 17% 20% 1% 1,353
Several times a year 23% 16% 31% 30% 1% 825
Seldom/never 24% 13% 15% 47% 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 9% 36% 7% 3% 4,941
Once or twice a month 26% 11% 52% 9% 1% 1,353
Several times a year 23% 10% 55% 11% 1% 825
Seldom/never 12% 11% 61% 15% 2% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 58% 1% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 32% 67% 1% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 31% 67% < 1% 1% 825
Seldom/never 23% 75% 1% < 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 52% 11% 8% 29% 1% 4,941
Once or twice a month 26% 16% 10% 48% < 1% 1,353
Several times a year 15% 11% 16% 58% < 1% 825
Seldom/never 9% 6% 6% 79% < 1% 1,171

Interpreting scripture among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 28% 3% 22% 6% 4,941
Once or twice a month 25% 34% 2% 33% 7% 1,353
Several times a year 21% 33% 3% 36% 7% 825
Seldom/never 15% 21% 1% 54% 9% 1,171

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

% of parents who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 79% 14% 7% 4,941
Once or twice a month 78% 16% 6% 1,353
Several times a year 76% 18% 6% 825
Seldom/never 58% 35% 7% 1,171

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

% of parents who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 26% 7% 4,941
Once or twice a month 63% 31% 7% 1,353
Several times a year 60% 32% 7% 825
Seldom/never 46% 46% 9% 1,171

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. 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% 21% 40% 4,941
Once or twice a month 38% 20% 42% 1,353
Several times a year 39% 16% 45% 825
Seldom/never 30% 24% 46% 1,171

Political ideology among parents by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. 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% 31% 21% 6% 4,941
Once or twice a month 32% 37% 25% 6% 1,353
Several times a year 28% 40% 27% 6% 825
Seldom/never 25% 37% 30% 9% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 44% 3% 3% 4,941
Once or twice a month 48% 46% 2% 3% 1,353
Several times a year 51% 43% 3% 3% 825
Seldom/never 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 47% 5% 2% 4,941
Once or twice a month 45% 50% 3% 1% 1,353
Several times a year 46% 49% 4% 1% 825
Seldom/never 44% 52% 3% 1% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 4,941
Once or twice a month 55% 43% 2% 1,353
Several times a year 59% 38% 3% 825
Seldom/never 66% 32% 3% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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% 38% 5% 4% 4,941
Once or twice a month 71% 24% 3% 2% 1,353
Several times a year 72% 22% 3% 3% 825
Seldom/never 76% 18% 3% 3% 1,171

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

% of parents who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,941. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 46% 46% 7% 4,941
Once or twice a month 61% 33% 6% 1,353
Several times a year 61% 31% 8% 825
Seldom/never 67% 25% 7% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 40% 54% 2% 3% 4,941
Once or twice a month 32% 65% 2% 2% 1,353
Several times a year 39% 57% 2% 3% 825
Seldom/never 32% 63% 3% 3% 1,171

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

% of parents 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 = 4,941. 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 24% 27% 3% 42% 4% 4,941
Once or twice a month 36% 26% 4% 31% 3% 1,353
Several times a year 39% 30% 3% 24% 3% 825
Seldom/never 53% 19% 3% 22% 4% 1,171