Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 21,598. 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 52% 17% 11% 19% 1% 21,598
2007 44% 16% 15% 22% 3% 17,391

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by religious group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 235. 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 62% 14% 13% 10% 1% 235
Catholic 54% 18% 12% 15% 1% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 65% 16% 9% 9% 1% 2,912
Hindu 40% 15% 23% 22% < 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 70% 14% 7% 8% 1% 944
Jewish 34% 20% 14% 31% 1% 726
Mainline Protestant 53% 19% 12% 14% 1% 4,042
Mormon 68% 13% 8% 11% 1% 225
Muslim 57% 16% 13% 11% 2% 111
Orthodox Christian 50% 21% 12% 16% 1% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 39% 17% 11% 31% 2% 6,338

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,170. 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% 34% 26% 15% 11,170
Once or twice a month 33% 36% 21% 10% 3,600
Several times a year 27% 39% 23% 11% 2,346
Seldom/never 31% 34% 21% 14% 3,867
Don't know 24% 26% 24% 26% 282

Generational cohort among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,170. 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% 15% 28% 31% 10% 1% 11,170
Once or twice a month 23% 18% 28% 25% 6% < 1% 3,600
Several times a year 17% 18% 31% 27% 6% < 1% 2,346
Seldom/never 20% 18% 27% 26% 9% 1% 3,867
Don't know 15% 14% 21% 30% 18% 2% 282

Gender composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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% 11,360
Once or twice a month 46% 54% 3,643
Several times a year 47% 53% 2,376
Seldom/never 59% 41% 3,918
Don't know 48% 52% 301

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,218. 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 62% 12% 3% 18% 5% 11,218
Once or twice a month 70% 9% 4% 13% 3% 3,607
Several times a year 70% 6% 7% 15% 2% 2,351
Seldom/never 74% 6% 5% 13% 3% 3,884
Don't know 69% 9% 2% 15% 4% 287

Immigrant status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 11% 73% 11,251
Once or twice a month 13% 12% 75% 3,606
Several times a year 17% 11% 72% 2,349
Seldom/never 12% 13% 74% 3,863
Don't know 18% 13% 69% 289

Income distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 10,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 20% 26% 20% 10,050
Once or twice a month 30% 20% 27% 22% 3,309
Several times a year 29% 18% 29% 23% 2,152
Seldom/never 33% 19% 27% 21% 3,470
Don't know 37% 17% 25% 20% 212

Educational distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,309. 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% 33% 18% 13% 11,309
Once or twice a month 33% 33% 20% 14% 3,633
Several times a year 35% 30% 21% 15% 2,367
Seldom/never 41% 31% 17% 11% 3,901
Don't know 42% 27% 19% 12% 296

Marital status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,318. 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% 14% 6% 26% 11,318
Once or twice a month 43% 10% 10% 3% 34% 3,636
Several times a year 47% 9% 11% 4% 29% 2,370
Seldom/never 40% 10% 12% 4% 34% 3,898
Don't know 43% 7% 12% 10% 28% 293

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,330. 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 29% 71% 11,330
Once or twice a month 31% 69% 3,632
Several times a year 29% 71% 2,371
Seldom/never 26% 74% 3,901
Don't know 20% 80% 298

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 20% 4% 1% 8% 2% 11,360
Once or twice a month 48% 29% 8% < 1% 13% 2% 3,643
Several times a year 41% 35% 10% 1% 11% 3% 2,376
Seldom/never 24% 27% 13% 1% 31% 5% 3,918
Don't know 34% 21% 5% 7% 20% 13% 301

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 24% 9% 11% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 32% 39% 16% 13% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 24% 42% 21% 13% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 14% 29% 25% 31% < 1% 3,918
Don't know 31% 23% 13% 29% 4% 301

Attendance at religious services among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 36% 30% < 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 19% 45% 36% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 11% 49% 40% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 8% 28% 64% < 1% 3,918
Don't know 18% 29% 48% 5% 301

Frequency of prayer among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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 60% 16% 5% 18% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 35% 24% 10% 30% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 28% 24% 12% 35% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 16% 12% 8% 64% 1% 3,918
Don't know 31% 14% 7% 39% 9% 301

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 10% 9% 59% < 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 8% 9% 8% 74% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 5% 6% 10% 78% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 4% 2% 3% 91% < 1% 3,918
Don't know 12% 3% 4% 73% 9% 301

Frequency of meditation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 9% 4% 37% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 26% 14% 6% 53% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 18% 10% 11% 61% 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 14% 6% 4% 76% 1% 3,918
Don't know 27% 7% 4% 49% 13% 301

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 57% 15% 9% 18% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 41% 25% 15% 19% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 27% 19% 30% 23% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 28% 14% 14% 43% 1% 3,918
Don't know 35% 15% 10% 20% 20% 301

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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 28% 13% 47% 10% 3% 11,360
Once or twice a month 15% 17% 55% 12% 1% 3,643
Several times a year 12% 14% 59% 13% 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 7% 14% 61% 17% 1% 3,918
Don't know 12% 14% 49% 15% 9% 301

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 27% 71% 1% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 22% 76% 1% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 21% 77% 1% 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 21% 78% 1% 1% 3,918
Don't know 19% 72% 4% 5% 301

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 12% 9% 45% 1% 11,360
Once or twice a month 14% 13% 11% 61% < 1% 3,643
Several times a year 8% 10% 14% 68% < 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 3,918
Don't know 15% 8% 6% 57% 14% 301

Interpreting scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 29% 2% 37% 7% 11,360
Once or twice a month 14% 31% 1% 47% 7% 3,643
Several times a year 12% 28% 1% 50% 7% 2,376
Seldom/never 9% 18% 1% 66% 6% 3,918
Don't know 15% 9% 5% 49% 22% 301

Belief in Heaven among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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% 22% 7% 11,360
Once or twice a month 66% 27% 6% 3,643
Several times a year 65% 27% 8% 2,376
Seldom/never 46% 46% 8% 3,918
Don't know 51% 32% 17% 301

Belief in Hell among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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% 39% 8% 11,360
Once or twice a month 49% 44% 7% 3,643
Several times a year 47% 45% 9% 2,376
Seldom/never 34% 58% 8% 3,918
Don't know 37% 43% 20% 301

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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 29% 17% 54% 11,360
Once or twice a month 31% 15% 54% 3,643
Several times a year 30% 16% 54% 2,376
Seldom/never 27% 20% 53% 3,918
Don't know 17% 35% 49% 301

Political ideology among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 27% 38% 30% 5% 11,360
Once or twice a month 23% 41% 32% 4% 3,643
Several times a year 20% 43% 32% 4% 2,376
Seldom/never 20% 37% 36% 7% 3,918
Don't know 22% 24% 26% 28% 301

Views about size of government among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 48% 4% 3% 11,360
Once or twice a month 47% 48% 3% 3% 3,643
Several times a year 47% 48% 3% 3% 2,376
Seldom/never 47% 47% 2% 4% 3,918
Don't know 38% 46% 5% 11% 301

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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 38% 57% 4% 2% 11,360
Once or twice a month 39% 57% 3% 1% 3,643
Several times a year 38% 57% 3% 1% 2,376
Seldom/never 38% 57% 3% 2% 3,918
Don't know 37% 52% 8% 3% 301

Views about abortion among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 32% 4% 11,360
Once or twice a month 70% 28% 2% 3,643
Several times a year 73% 25% 3% 2,376
Seldom/never 75% 22% 3% 3,918
Don't know 66% 24% 10% 301

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,360. 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% 18% 6% 11,360
Once or twice a month 83% 13% 4% 3,643
Several times a year 83% 13% 4% 2,376
Seldom/never 84% 10% 5% 3,918
Don't know 75% 7% 18% 301

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 65% 2% 2% 11,360
Once or twice a month 28% 69% 2% 1% 3,643
Several times a year 31% 65% 2% 2% 2,376
Seldom/never 30% 67% 1% 2% 3,918
Don't know 32% 54% 3% 12% 301

Views about human evolution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 11,360. 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% 4% 27% 3% 11,360
Once or twice a month 48% 26% 4% 20% 2% 3,643
Several times a year 50% 27% 4% 17% 2% 2,376
Seldom/never 63% 17% 3% 15% 3% 3,918
Don't know 45% 16% 13% 18% 9% 301