Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

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 = 6,792. 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 41% 17% 16% 24% 1% 6,792
2007 34% 15% 18% 31% 2% 5,816

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

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 39% 16% 18% 25% 2% 1,854
Evangelical Protestant 44% 19% 14% 22% 1% 827
Historically Black Protestant 39% 21% 11% 27% 2% 175
Jewish 40% 17% 15% 26% 2% 231
Mainline Protestant 38% 19% 18% 24% 1% 1,550
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 43% 16% 15% 25% 1% 1,614

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,804. 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% 35% 24% 14% 2,804
Once or twice a month 27% 33% 27% 13% 1,177
Several times a year 21% 38% 26% 15% 1,080
Seldom/never 21% 39% 23% 17% 1,537

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,804. 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% 16% 28% 29% 8% 1% 2,804
Once or twice a month 17% 16% 27% 31% 9% < 1% 1,177
Several times a year 12% 19% 28% 31% 10% 1% 1,080
Seldom/never 12% 16% 32% 27% 12% 1% 1,537

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 47% 2,852
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 1,189
Several times a year 52% 48% 1,110
Seldom/never 52% 48% 1,565

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,817. 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% 7% 2% 23% 4% 2,817
Once or twice a month 69% 7% 5% 15% 4% 1,183
Several times a year 67% 4% 7% 19% 2% 1,101
Seldom/never 68% 7% 5% 17% 3% 1,555

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,810. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 21% 11% 68% 2,810
Once or twice a month 18% 9% 73% 1,174
Several times a year 23% 10% 67% 1,101
Seldom/never 16% 10% 74% 1,549

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,504. 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% 20% 24% 18% 2,504
Once or twice a month 29% 21% 25% 25% 1,073
Several times a year 28% 19% 29% 24% 992
Seldom/never 36% 19% 27% 18% 1,365

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,835. 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% 31% 17% 12% 2,835
Once or twice a month 35% 32% 19% 13% 1,184
Several times a year 40% 27% 18% 15% 1,106
Seldom/never 49% 28% 15% 8% 1,560

Marital status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,838. 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% 11% 12% 4% 29% 2,838
Once or twice a month 47% 10% 12% 4% 27% 1,187
Several times a year 51% 10% 12% 4% 23% 1,108
Seldom/never 48% 9% 12% 6% 25% 1,560

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,846. 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% 2,846
Once or twice a month 31% 69% 1,189
Several times a year 31% 69% 1,106
Seldom/never 33% 67% 1,557

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 40% 17% 8% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 22% 52% 19% 6% 1% 1,189
Several times a year 22% 53% 19% 6% < 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 21% 48% 23% 7% < 1% 1,565

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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 23% 40% 36% < 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 20% 44% 36% < 1% 1,189
Several times a year 16% 47% 37% < 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 15% 43% 41% 1% 1,565

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 25% 9% 24% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 34% 27% 13% 25% < 1% 1,189
Several times a year 29% 26% 15% 29% 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 27% 21% 14% 38% 1% 1,565

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 10% 8% 68% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 10% 9% 8% 74% < 1% 1,189
Several times a year 8% 6% 10% 77% < 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 7% 5% 7% 82% < 1% 1,565

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 12% 5% 37% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 25% 15% 6% 54% 1% 1,189
Several times a year 20% 12% 9% 57% 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 15% 8% 5% 72% 1% 1,565

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 18% 9% 11% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 38% 29% 17% 16% 1% 1,189
Several times a year 28% 21% 29% 22% 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 26% 15% 14% 43% 1% 1,565

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 49% 12% 2% 2,852
Once or twice a month 14% 13% 60% 12% 1% 1,189
Several times a year 12% 12% 61% 13% 2% 1,110
Seldom/never 12% 9% 68% 10% 2% 1,565

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 2,852. 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% 72% 2% 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 25% 74% 1% < 1% 1,189
Several times a year 23% 75% 1% 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 24% 74% 1% 1% 1,565

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 22% 12% 11% 55% < 1% 2,852
Once or twice a month 12% 12% 11% 65% < 1% 1,189
Several times a year 8% 9% 13% 70% < 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 10% 7% 7% 76% < 1% 1,565

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 2,852. 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% 24% 1% 51% 8% 2,852
Once or twice a month 13% 29% 1% 49% 8% 1,189
Several times a year 15% 29% 1% 47% 8% 1,110
Seldom/never 15% 33% 2% 43% 8% 1,565

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 25% 10% 2,852
Once or twice a month 73% 20% 7% 1,189
Several times a year 72% 20% 8% 1,110
Seldom/never 76% 16% 8% 1,565

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 46% 10% 2,852
Once or twice a month 51% 40% 9% 1,189
Several times a year 51% 40% 9% 1,110
Seldom/never 55% 37% 8% 1,565

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 19% 51% 2,852
Once or twice a month 33% 16% 51% 1,189
Several times a year 36% 18% 47% 1,110
Seldom/never 36% 21% 43% 1,565

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 38% 33% 5% 2,852
Once or twice a month 25% 42% 30% 3% 1,189
Several times a year 24% 43% 28% 5% 1,110
Seldom/never 32% 37% 24% 7% 1,565

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 49% 3% 3% 2,852
Once or twice a month 49% 47% 2% 2% 1,189
Several times a year 53% 41% 3% 3% 1,110
Seldom/never 51% 44% 2% 4% 1,565

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 56% 3% 2% 2,852
Once or twice a month 40% 54% 4% 2% 1,189
Several times a year 43% 54% 3% 1% 1,110
Seldom/never 49% 46% 3% 1% 1,565

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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 61% 35% 4% 2,852
Once or twice a month 68% 29% 3% 1,189
Several times a year 68% 29% 4% 1,110
Seldom/never 66% 31% 4% 1,565

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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% 3% 3% 2,852
Once or twice a month 81% 14% 2% 3% 1,189
Several times a year 79% 15% 3% 3% 1,110
Seldom/never 74% 20% 3% 2% 1,565

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. 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 69% 23% 8% 2,852
Once or twice a month 73% 21% 6% 1,189
Several times a year 71% 22% 7% 1,110
Seldom/never 64% 28% 8% 1,565

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 2,852. 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% 63% 2% 3% 2,852
Once or twice a month 32% 65% 2% 2% 1,189
Several times a year 32% 65% 2% 2% 1,110
Seldom/never 40% 56% 2% 2% 1,565

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 2,852. 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% 27% 7% 18% 4% 2,852
Once or twice a month 48% 27% 5% 17% 2% 1,189
Several times a year 48% 27% 5% 17% 3% 1,110
Seldom/never 44% 22% 4% 27% 3% 1,565