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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 19,186. 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 60% 15% 9% 15% 1% 19,186
2007 53% 14% 12% 18% 3% 16,980

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 102. 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 55% 13% 15% 15% 1% 102
Catholic 55% 18% 11% 14% 1% 3,868
Evangelical Protestant 77% 11% 6% 6% 1% 5,851
Historically Black Protestant 73% 12% 7% 8% 1% 454
Jewish 39% 16% 16% 29% < 1% 336
Mainline Protestant 56% 19% 11% 13% 2% 3,687
Mormon 84% 9% 3% 3% 1% 524
Orthodox Christian 56% 18% 11% 15% < 1% 120
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 15% 11% 34% 1% 3,541

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DemographicInformation

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,537. 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% 32% 30% 22% 11,537
Once or twice a month 25% 36% 24% 14% 2,700
Several times a year 18% 40% 28% 14% 1,654
Seldom/never 22% 34% 25% 19% 2,680
Don't know 16% 27% 24% 33% 221

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,537. 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 10% 11% 27% 35% 15% 2% 11,537
Once or twice a month 17% 15% 29% 29% 9% 1% 2,700
Several times a year 11% 13% 34% 33% 9% 1% 1,654
Seldom/never 13% 16% 27% 30% 12% 1% 2,680
Don't know 11% 11% 21% 34% 21% 2% 221

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. 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% 50% 11,800
Once or twice a month 58% 42% 2,744
Several times a year 58% 42% 1,678
Seldom/never 71% 29% 2,729
Don't know 63% 37% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,596. 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 80% 6% 2% 9% 4% 11,596
Once or twice a month 81% 5% 3% 8% 3% 2,703
Several times a year 80% 4% 6% 8% 3% 1,661
Seldom/never 80% 4% 5% 8% 3% 2,691
Don't know 82% 4% 3% 8% 3% 224

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,703. 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 8% 9% 84% 11,703
Once or twice a month 9% 10% 82% 2,715
Several times a year 12% 10% 78% 1,663
Seldom/never 8% 13% 79% 2,695
Don't know 9% 11% 80% 227

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 10,193. 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% 22% 31% 21% 10,193
Once or twice a month 23% 20% 33% 24% 2,464
Several times a year 20% 19% 34% 27% 1,516
Seldom/never 28% 21% 29% 22% 2,428
Don't know 31% 26% 22% 21% 156

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,740. 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% 36% 19% 11% 11,740
Once or twice a month 34% 35% 20% 11% 2,733
Several times a year 34% 31% 21% 13% 1,670
Seldom/never 44% 32% 15% 9% 2,717
Don't know 40% 36% 15% 9% 230

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,740. 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 59% 5% 12% 7% 17% 11,740
Once or twice a month 52% 8% 10% 4% 26% 2,739
Several times a year 57% 7% 10% 5% 22% 1,678
Seldom/never 45% 9% 13% 6% 28% 2,713
Don't know 54% 3% 15% 8% 20% 230

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,752. 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% 72% 11,752
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 2,733
Several times a year 31% 69% 1,676
Seldom/never 24% 76% 2,717
Don't know 24% 76% 234

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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 81% 11% 2% < 1% 4% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 60% 26% 5% < 1% 7% 2% 2,744
Several times a year 50% 32% 7% 1% 7% 2% 1,678
Seldom/never 28% 30% 13% 1% 24% 5% 2,729
Don't know 52% 15% 3% 5% 10% 15% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 72% 17% 5% 6% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 40% 39% 13% 8% < 1% 2,744
Several times a year 30% 43% 17% 10% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 15% 32% 26% 27% < 1% 2,729
Don't know 43% 27% 9% 16% 5% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 27% 20% < 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 25% 46% 29% < 1% 2,744
Several times a year 18% 47% 35% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 8% 29% 62% < 1% 2,729
Don't know 32% 29% 32% 8% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 13% 3% 10% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 43% 25% 9% 22% 1% 2,744
Several times a year 34% 24% 12% 31% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 17% 13% 10% 60% 1% 2,729
Don't know 41% 18% 7% 24% 10% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 11% 9% 43% < 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 12% 11% 9% 68% < 1% 2,744
Several times a year 8% 6% 11% 75% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 4% 3% 3% 90% < 1% 2,729
Don't know 22% 3% 3% 64% 7% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 7% 3% 35% 2% 11,800
Once or twice a month 27% 14% 5% 53% 1% 2,744
Several times a year 19% 8% 10% 63% 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 14% 6% 3% 76% 1% 2,729
Don't know 27% 6% 3% 47% 17% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 15% 9% 20% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 38% 25% 16% 20% 1% 2,744
Several times a year 27% 18% 30% 25% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 27% 13% 15% 44% 1% 2,729
Don't know 29% 15% 12% 23% 21% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 50% 8% 35% 5% 2% 11,800
Once or twice a month 24% 12% 53% 8% 2% 2,744
Several times a year 18% 11% 60% 10% 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 9% 12% 66% 12% 1% 2,729
Don't know 23% 9% 47% 11% 9% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 49% 2% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 35% 63% 1% 1% 2,744
Several times a year 32% 66% 1% 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 28% 70% 1% 1% 2,729
Don't know 29% 61% 4% 5% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 10% 7% 28% 1% 11,800
Once or twice a month 21% 14% 12% 53% < 1% 2,744
Several times a year 13% 9% 15% 64% < 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 2,729
Don't know 24% 7% 3% 52% 14% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 30% 3% 21% 6% 11,800
Once or twice a month 18% 38% 2% 35% 6% 2,744
Several times a year 15% 34% 2% 42% 7% 1,678
Seldom/never 10% 21% 1% 61% 8% 2,729
Don't know 19% 19% 6% 35% 21% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 79% 14% 7% 11,800
Once or twice a month 75% 19% 6% 2,744
Several times a year 71% 21% 7% 1,678
Seldom/never 51% 40% 9% 2,729
Don't know 59% 18% 23% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. 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% 25% 8% 11,800
Once or twice a month 59% 33% 7% 2,744
Several times a year 53% 39% 8% 1,678
Seldom/never 39% 53% 8% 2,729
Don't know 50% 28% 22% 235

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. 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% 24% 11,800
Once or twice a month 56% 14% 30% 2,744
Several times a year 53% 15% 32% 1,678
Seldom/never 46% 21% 33% 2,729
Don't know 43% 32% 25% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,800. 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% 29% 11% 4% 11,800
Once or twice a month 43% 39% 15% 3% 2,744
Several times a year 38% 43% 15% 4% 1,678
Seldom/never 34% 39% 20% 7% 2,729
Don't know 45% 23% 10% 22% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 31% 4% 2% 11,800
Once or twice a month 62% 34% 3% 2% 2,744
Several times a year 62% 35% 2% 1% 1,678
Seldom/never 59% 36% 3% 1% 2,729
Don't know 64% 25% 6% 5% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 58% 4% 11,800
Once or twice a month 54% 43% 3% 2,744
Several times a year 61% 36% 3% 1,678
Seldom/never 69% 28% 3% 2,729
Don't know 51% 38% 11% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 46% 46% 5% 3% 11,800
Once or twice a month 65% 28% 4% 3% 2,744
Several times a year 70% 24% 3% 3% 1,678
Seldom/never 70% 24% 4% 3% 2,729
Don't know 49% 33% 7% 12% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 56% 7% 11,800
Once or twice a month 56% 37% 7% 2,744
Several times a year 58% 35% 7% 1,678
Seldom/never 62% 30% 8% 2,729
Don't know 38% 42% 20% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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% 43% 3% 3% 11,800
Once or twice a month 46% 51% 2% 1% 2,744
Several times a year 45% 50% 3% 2% 1,678
Seldom/never 44% 52% 2% 2% 2,729
Don't know 50% 38% 6% 7% 235

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

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 11,800. 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 19% 27% 3% 47% 4% 11,800
Once or twice a month 35% 29% 4% 29% 2% 2,744
Several times a year 39% 30% 5% 24% 3% 1,678
Seldom/never 54% 19% 4% 20% 4% 2,729
Don't know 25% 14% 14% 35% 12% 235