Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 13,339. 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 57% 15% 10% 17% 1% 13,339
2007 51% 14% 13% 19% 3% 14,306

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by religious group

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 134. 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 60% 17% 14% 9% 1% 134
Catholic 57% 16% 11% 14% 1% 2,884
Evangelical Protestant 71% 14% 7% 8% 1% 2,210
Hindu 44% 21% 15% 17% 4% 103
Historically Black Protestant 72% 12% 7% 8% 1% 1,326
Jehovah's Witness 79% 8% 3% 7% 4% 109
Jewish 39% 20% 12% 29% 1% 442
Mainline Protestant 55% 18% 12% 14% 1% 1,908
Mormon 75% 10% 8% 7% < 1% 119
Muslim 68% 10% 9% 10% 3% 163
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 17% 11% 30% 2% 3,419

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,413. 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% 35% 26% 15% 7,413
Once or twice a month 34% 36% 21% 10% 2,024
Several times a year 32% 36% 20% 11% 1,319
Seldom/never 32% 33% 22% 13% 2,167
Don't know 19% 34% 20% 27% 179

Generational cohort among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,413. 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% 16% 28% 31% 10% 1% 7,413
Once or twice a month 23% 19% 28% 24% 6% < 1% 2,024
Several times a year 21% 19% 28% 24% 7% 1% 1,319
Seldom/never 21% 17% 27% 26% 8% 1% 2,167
Don't know 8% 15% 30% 28% 18% 1% 179

Gender composition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 63% 7,555
Once or twice a month 41% 59% 2,055
Several times a year 44% 56% 1,339
Seldom/never 53% 47% 2,200
Don't know 43% 57% 190

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,482. 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% 23% 4% 25% 4% 7,482
Once or twice a month 54% 17% 6% 20% 3% 2,037
Several times a year 55% 14% 7% 22% 2% 1,328
Seldom/never 62% 11% 6% 18% 3% 2,181
Don't know 47% 18% 6% 24% 5% 182

Immigrant status among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,420. 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 25% 10% 65% 7,420
Once or twice a month 20% 12% 68% 2,022
Several times a year 23% 12% 65% 1,317
Seldom/never 18% 13% 70% 2,162
Don't know 34% 8% 58% 180

Income distribution among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 6,636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 19% 20% 13% 6,636
Once or twice a month 41% 21% 21% 17% 1,857
Several times a year 41% 18% 23% 17% 1,213
Seldom/never 44% 20% 21% 15% 1,921
Don't know 49% 10% 25% 16% 138

Educational distribution among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 7,503. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 29% 14% 10% 7,503
Once or twice a month 42% 28% 17% 13% 2,048
Several times a year 44% 26% 16% 14% 1,334
Seldom/never 50% 26% 14% 11% 2,187
Don't know 53% 16% 17% 14% 188

Marital status among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,525. 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% 9% 16% 7% 27% 7,525
Once or twice a month 38% 10% 13% 4% 36% 2,053
Several times a year 38% 10% 13% 4% 36% 1,331
Seldom/never 35% 10% 13% 5% 36% 2,185
Don't know 38% 7% 9% 13% 33% 185

Parent of children under 18 among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,532. 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 32% 68% 7,532
Once or twice a month 33% 67% 2,049
Several times a year 29% 71% 1,336
Seldom/never 27% 73% 2,191
Don't know 23% 77% 187

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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 70% 18% 3% 1% 6% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 53% 26% 7% < 1% 12% 2% 2,055
Several times a year 46% 31% 9% 1% 11% 2% 1,339
Seldom/never 32% 24% 12% 1% 28% 3% 2,200
Don't know 49% 20% 3% 5% 14% 10% 190

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 19% 6% 7% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 42% 33% 13% 12% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 33% 37% 18% 11% < 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 23% 30% 21% 26% 1% 2,200
Don't know 52% 16% 9% 19% 4% 190

Attendance at religious services among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 33% 22% < 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 25% 43% 32% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 15% 48% 37% < 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 12% 31% 57% < 1% 2,200
Don't know 29% 32% 32% 7% 190

Frequency of prayer among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 14% 4% 14% < 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 43% 22% 9% 26% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 34% 23% 11% 31% 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 23% 12% 7% 57% 1% 2,200
Don't know 48% 12% 4% 27% 9% 190

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 11% 8% 46% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 12% 13% 9% 65% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 8% 8% 12% 71% < 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 6% 3% 5% 85% < 1% 2,200
Don't know 22% 5% 8% 57% 7% 190

Frequency of meditation among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 9% 3% 32% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 29% 15% 6% 50% 1% 2,055
Several times a year 20% 11% 13% 55% 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 16% 6% 3% 74% 1% 2,200
Don't know 29% 6% 3% 42% 20% 190

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 14% 9% 19% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 39% 24% 16% 20% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 25% 18% 31% 25% < 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 26% 12% 13% 48% 1% 2,200
Don't know 30% 14% 7% 26% 22% 190

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 11% 39% 9% 2% 7,555
Once or twice a month 22% 15% 49% 12% 1% 2,055
Several times a year 18% 13% 53% 15% 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 13% 13% 54% 18% 2% 2,200
Don't know 24% 9% 42% 14% 11% 190

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 72% 1% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 20% 79% 1% 1% 2,055
Several times a year 20% 79% < 1% 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 18% 81% 1% 1% 2,200
Don't know 28% 63% 4% 5% 190

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 11% 7% 35% 1% 7,555
Once or twice a month 22% 15% 10% 53% < 1% 2,055
Several times a year 12% 12% 14% 61% < 1% 1,339
Seldom/never 9% 6% 6% 78% < 1% 2,200
Don't know 27% 12% 11% 38% 13% 190

Interpreting scripture among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 24% 2% 26% 6% 7,555
Once or twice a month 27% 26% 1% 40% 5% 2,055
Several times a year 23% 26% 2% 43% 6% 1,339
Seldom/never 18% 19% 1% 56% 6% 2,200
Don't know 36% 8% 9% 31% 16% 190

Belief in Heaven among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 6% 7,555
Once or twice a month 70% 25% 5% 2,055
Several times a year 69% 25% 6% 1,339
Seldom/never 52% 41% 7% 2,200
Don't know 61% 27% 12% 190

Belief in Hell among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 31% 7% 7,555
Once or twice a month 54% 40% 6% 2,055
Several times a year 53% 40% 7% 1,339
Seldom/never 40% 53% 7% 2,200
Don't know 44% 38% 19% 190

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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 17% 19% 64% 7,555
Once or twice a month 17% 16% 67% 2,055
Several times a year 17% 15% 68% 1,339
Seldom/never 16% 20% 64% 2,200
Don't know 10% 38% 51% 190

Political ideology among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 33% 35% 6% 7,555
Once or twice a month 22% 32% 40% 6% 2,055
Several times a year 18% 36% 41% 5% 1,339
Seldom/never 16% 30% 45% 9% 2,200
Don't know 20% 24% 27% 30% 190

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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 25% 70% 3% 2% 7,555
Once or twice a month 25% 72% 2% 1% 2,055
Several times a year 24% 73% 2% 2% 1,339
Seldom/never 24% 71% 2% 2% 2,200
Don't know 25% 67% 7% 1% 190

Views about abortion among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 41% 4% 7,555
Once or twice a month 66% 32% 2% 2,055
Several times a year 66% 31% 3% 1,339
Seldom/never 67% 29% 3% 2,200
Don't know 50% 40% 10% 190

Views about homosexuality among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 29% 3% 3% 7,555
Once or twice a month 78% 18% 2% 2% 2,055
Several times a year 79% 17% 2% 3% 1,339
Seldom/never 79% 17% 1% 3% 2,200
Don't know 62% 27% 7% 5% 190

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,555. 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% 37% 7% 7,555
Once or twice a month 71% 24% 5% 2,055
Several times a year 73% 22% 6% 1,339
Seldom/never 72% 22% 6% 2,200
Don't know 56% 25% 20% 190

Views about environmental regulation among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 68% 2% 3% 7,555
Once or twice a month 23% 73% 1% 2% 2,055
Several times a year 26% 71% 1% 2% 1,339
Seldom/never 27% 69% 2% 3% 2,200
Don't know 28% 55% 1% 16% 190

Views about human evolution among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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 = 7,555. 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% 27% 3% 35% 4% 7,555
Once or twice a month 43% 24% 3% 27% 3% 2,055
Several times a year 47% 24% 3% 24% 2% 1,339
Seldom/never 55% 15% 4% 22% 3% 2,200
Don't know 35% 12% 8% 28% 17% 190