Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say humans always existed in present form

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 11,374. 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 71% 12% 6% 9% 1% 11,374

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say humans always existed in present form by religious group

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 62% 16% 8% 12% 1% 1,959
Evangelical Protestant 81% 10% 5% 4% 1% 4,973
Historically Black Protestant 76% 10% 5% 7% 1% 853
Jehovah's Witness 87% 3% 4% 3% 4% 182
Jewish 58% 14% 12% 15% 1% 110
Mainline Protestant 64% 16% 8% 11% 1% 1,626
Mormon 89% 5% 3% 2% 1% 345
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 46% 15% 10% 27% 2% 959

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,127. 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% 33% 31% 22% 8,127
Once or twice a month 24% 37% 23% 15% 1,253
Several times a year 21% 37% 27% 15% 661
Seldom/never 19% 34% 28% 19% 939
Don't know 11% 31% 19% 39% 128

Generational cohort among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,127. 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 9% 11% 28% 36% 15% 2% 8,127
Once or twice a month 16% 14% 32% 27% 10% 1% 1,253
Several times a year 13% 14% 31% 31% 11% 1% 661
Seldom/never 11% 12% 30% 32% 13% 2% 939
Don't know 9% 8% 26% 33% 24% 1% 128

Gender composition among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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% 59% 8,326
Once or twice a month 47% 53% 1,273
Several times a year 46% 54% 671
Seldom/never 57% 43% 965
Don't know 52% 48% 139

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,206. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 15% 2% 14% 4% 8,206
Once or twice a month 62% 13% 4% 17% 3% 1,254
Several times a year 63% 12% 5% 17% 3% 665
Seldom/never 61% 13% 4% 18% 4% 955
Don't know 59% 12% 8% 19% 3% 131

Immigrant status among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,225. 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 14% 8% 79% 8,225
Once or twice a month 17% 8% 74% 1,255
Several times a year 17% 12% 71% 660
Seldom/never 16% 10% 75% 941
Don't know 25% 7% 68% 132

Income distribution among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 7,118. 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% 23% 27% 14% 7,118
Once or twice a month 39% 21% 26% 14% 1,109
Several times a year 41% 21% 24% 13% 599
Seldom/never 51% 23% 17% 10% 828

Educational distribution among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,281. 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% 34% 14% 7% 8,281
Once or twice a month 49% 33% 13% 6% 1,268
Several times a year 55% 29% 11% 6% 669
Seldom/never 65% 23% 8% 4% 957
Don't know 62% 18% 13% 7% 136

Marital status among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,281. 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% 4% 14% 9% 18% 8,281
Once or twice a month 49% 7% 13% 5% 26% 1,268
Several times a year 46% 6% 12% 7% 29% 669
Seldom/never 40% 7% 17% 9% 26% 960
Don't know 46% 2% 11% 16% 26% 135

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,285. 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 30% 70% 8,285
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 1,269
Several times a year 31% 69% 671
Seldom/never 27% 73% 965
Don't know 21% 79% 137

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 77% 19% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 71% 21% 5% < 1% 2% 1% 671
Seldom/never 52% 26% 10% 1% 10% 1% 965
Don't know 70% 18% 1% 4% 3% 5% 139

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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 86% 10% 2% 2% < 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 63% 30% 4% 3% < 1% 1,273
Several times a year 54% 33% 9% 4% < 1% 671
Seldom/never 34% 40% 13% 12% 1% 965
Don't know 64% 18% 6% 6% 6% 139

Attendance at religious services among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 24% 11% < 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 38% 42% 19% < 1% 1,273
Several times a year 28% 47% 25% < 1% 671
Seldom/never 21% 32% 46% < 1% 965
Don't know 44% 26% 17% 13% 139

Frequency of prayer among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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 86% 9% 2% 3% 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 61% 24% 7% 8% < 1% 1,273
Several times a year 51% 23% 10% 15% 1% 671
Seldom/never 34% 17% 11% 37% 1% 965
Don't know 59% 17% 3% 9% 12% 139

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 12% 8% 28% 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 21% 16% 13% 50% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 16% 9% 17% 57% < 1% 671
Seldom/never 11% 4% 6% 78% 1% 965
Don't know 39% 4% 4% 47% 7% 139

Frequency of meditation among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 6% 2% 32% 2% 8,326
Once or twice a month 33% 13% 4% 49% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 21% 7% 11% 59% 2% 671
Seldom/never 18% 6% 3% 71% 2% 965
Don't know 25% 4% 1% 43% 26% 139

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 15% 8% 22% 2% 8,326
Once or twice a month 32% 23% 17% 28% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 22% 14% 31% 32% 1% 671
Seldom/never 20% 9% 12% 58% 1% 965
Don't know 21% 12% 9% 29% 29% 139

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 4% 27% 3% 2% 8,326
Once or twice a month 42% 7% 45% 5% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 33% 6% 54% 7% 1% 671
Seldom/never 23% 8% 58% 9% 2% 965
Don't know 41% 5% 30% 15% 8% 139

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 46% 2% 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 35% 63% 1% 1% 1,273
Several times a year 36% 63% 1% 1% 671
Seldom/never 28% 69% 2% 1% 965
Don't know 37% 52% 6% 6% 139

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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 68% 10% 5% 16% 1% 8,326
Once or twice a month 36% 19% 11% 33% < 1% 1,273
Several times a year 21% 16% 16% 46% < 1% 671
Seldom/never 16% 8% 7% 69% < 1% 965
Don't know 37% 5% 7% 29% 21% 139

Interpreting scripture among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 26% 4% 8% 4% 8,326
Once or twice a month 41% 37% 2% 15% 5% 1,273
Several times a year 39% 35% 3% 18% 5% 671
Seldom/never 34% 30% 1% 29% 7% 965
Don't know 43% 19% 6% 15% 16% 139

Belief in Heaven among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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 87% 7% 6% 8,326
Once or twice a month 87% 9% 5% 1,273
Several times a year 87% 8% 4% 671
Seldom/never 73% 22% 5% 965
Don't know 71% 11% 17% 139

Belief in Hell among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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% 16% 7% 8,326
Once or twice a month 74% 20% 6% 1,273
Several times a year 69% 23% 7% 671
Seldom/never 58% 35% 6% 965
Don't know 63% 21% 16% 139

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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% 18% 32% 8,326
Once or twice a month 47% 17% 36% 1,273
Several times a year 40% 17% 43% 671
Seldom/never 37% 21% 41% 965
Don't know 28% 38% 33% 139

Political ideology among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. 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% 25% 12% 6% 8,326
Once or twice a month 48% 31% 15% 5% 1,273
Several times a year 42% 33% 18% 8% 671
Seldom/never 34% 33% 23% 10% 965
Don't know 40% 17% 12% 31% 139

Views about size of government among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 34% 3% 3% 8,326
Once or twice a month 54% 42% 1% 2% 1,273
Several times a year 50% 45% 2% 4% 671
Seldom/never 48% 48% 2% 2% 965
Don't know 51% 38% 3% 8% 139

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 40% 4% 2% 8,326
Once or twice a month 51% 45% 3% 2% 1,273
Several times a year 51% 44% 3% 2% 671
Seldom/never 46% 50% 3% 2% 965
Don't know 47% 41% 6% 6% 139

Views about abortion among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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 30% 66% 4% 8,326
Once or twice a month 41% 56% 3% 1,273
Several times a year 47% 50% 4% 671
Seldom/never 49% 46% 5% 965
Don't know 39% 53% 9% 139

Views about homosexuality among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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 35% 56% 5% 4% 8,326
Once or twice a month 50% 42% 4% 4% 1,273
Several times a year 54% 38% 4% 4% 671
Seldom/never 52% 42% 3% 3% 965
Don't know 33% 50% 9% 8% 139

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,326. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 26% 67% 7% 8,326
Once or twice a month 40% 53% 7% 1,273
Several times a year 42% 48% 10% 671
Seldom/never 45% 49% 6% 965
Don't know 26% 54% 20% 139

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say humans always existed in present form by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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 = 8,326. 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% 45% 3% 3% 8,326
Once or twice a month 46% 50% 1% 3% 1,273
Several times a year 45% 49% 2% 4% 671
Seldom/never 49% 46% 3% 3% 965
Don't know 45% 43% 4% 8% 139