Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in God

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 3,414. 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 46% 18% 13% 23% 1% 3,414
2007 38% 13% 15% 33% 2% 1,643

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in God by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 36% 18% 10% 36% < 1% 114
Jewish 31% 25% 22% 22% < 1% 161
Mainline Protestant 35% 19% 20% 24% 2% 111
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 47% 17% 13% 22% 1% 2,736

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,589. 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% 33% 16% 10% 1,589
Once or twice a month 43% 35% 13% 9% 580
Several times a year 31% 40% 17% 11% 480
Seldom/never 33% 33% 18% 16% 697

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,589. 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% 21% 23% 20% 6% 1% 1,589
Once or twice a month 29% 23% 26% 16% 6% 1% 580
Several times a year 20% 22% 30% 21% 7% 1% 480
Seldom/never 22% 18% 27% 23% 9% 2% 697

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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% 32% 1,607
Once or twice a month 65% 35% 586
Several times a year 65% 35% 486
Seldom/never 60% 40% 709

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,583. 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% 3% 4% 10% 5% 1,583
Once or twice a month 81% 3% 5% 8% 3% 580
Several times a year 72% 2% 17% 8% 1% 485
Seldom/never 75% 3% 11% 10% 2% 699

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,595. 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% 14% 76% 1,595
Once or twice a month 13% 13% 74% 581
Several times a year 19% 17% 64% 480
Seldom/never 14% 17% 68% 695

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,485. 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% 15% 30% 30% 1,485
Once or twice a month 17% 18% 35% 29% 547
Several times a year 15% 23% 30% 32% 444
Seldom/never 31% 23% 26% 20% 622

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,600. 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% 33% 27% 17% 1,600
Once or twice a month 24% 30% 27% 19% 586
Several times a year 23% 26% 29% 23% 486
Seldom/never 44% 27% 18% 12% 705

Marital status among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,603. 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% 13% 9% 2% 40% 1,603
Once or twice a month 38% 11% 7% 1% 42% 585
Several times a year 45% 8% 8% 2% 37% 482
Seldom/never 41% 10% 9% 4% 35% 707

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,601. 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 20% 80% 1,601
Once or twice a month 23% 77% 586
Several times a year 23% 77% 484
Seldom/never 23% 77% 705

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 2% 9% 21% 67% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 3% 8% 28% 60% 1% 586
Several times a year 3% 6% 28% 63% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 3% 8% 19% 70% < 1% 709

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 2% 16% 82% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 3% 22% 75% < 1% 586
Several times a year 1% 17% 81% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 3% 14% 83% < 1% 709

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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 3% 1% 3% 92% < 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 2% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 586
Several times a year 2% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 2% 2% 3% 94% < 1% 709

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 1% 2% 2% 95% < 1% 586
Several times a year < 1% 2% 2% 96% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 709

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 11% 6% 56% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 15% 8% 5% 71% < 1% 586
Several times a year 13% 8% 9% 70% 1% 486
Seldom/never 9% 3% 2% 85% 1% 709

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 17% 6% 31% 2% 1,607
Once or twice a month 23% 24% 13% 39% 1% 586
Several times a year 18% 13% 24% 44% 1% 486
Seldom/never 15% 6% 5% 72% 2% 709

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 1% 22% 47% 29% 2% 1,607
Once or twice a month 1% 23% 48% 28% 1% 586
Several times a year 3% 21% 54% 21% 1% 486
Seldom/never 2% 11% 61% 25% 1% 709

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 85% 1% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 18% 82% < 1% < 1% 586
Several times a year 17% 82% < 1% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 709

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 3% 4% 6% 87% < 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 1% 3% 6% 90% < 1% 586
Several times a year 1% 1% 4% 94% < 1% 486
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 709

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 < 1% 1% < 1% 97% 2% 1,607
Once or twice a month 1% 1% < 1% 96% 2% 586
Several times a year 1% 1% < 1% 95% 3% 486
Seldom/never 1% 4% < 1% 89% 6% 709

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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 4% 93% 3% 1,607
Once or twice a month 4% 93% 4% 586
Several times a year 5% 92% 3% 486
Seldom/never 11% 87% 2% 709

Belief in Hell among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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 3% 95% 2% 1,607
Once or twice a month 3% 93% 3% 586
Several times a year 4% 94% 2% 486
Seldom/never 9% 89% 2% 709

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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% 17% 69% 1,607
Once or twice a month 17% 9% 73% 586
Several times a year 22% 12% 66% 486
Seldom/never 24% 26% 50% 709

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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% 29% 57% 4% 1,607
Once or twice a month 11% 32% 53% 4% 586
Several times a year 15% 34% 45% 5% 486
Seldom/never 17% 34% 39% 10% 709

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 52% 4% 3% 1,607
Once or twice a month 41% 53% 2% 3% 586
Several times a year 44% 52% 3% 1% 486
Seldom/never 49% 46% 1% 4% 709

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 71% 3% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 26% 71% 2% 1% 586
Several times a year 32% 64% 3% 2% 486
Seldom/never 38% 56% 4% 2% 709

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 88% 9% 3% 1,607
Once or twice a month 90% 9% 1% 586
Several times a year 89% 9% 2% 486
Seldom/never 77% 19% 4% 709

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 94% 4% 2% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 94% 5% 1% < 1% 586
Several times a year 89% 8% 1% 1% 486
Seldom/never 86% 10% 2% 2% 709

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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 92% 5% 3% 1,607
Once or twice a month 92% 6% 2% 586
Several times a year 86% 11% 3% 486
Seldom/never 82% 12% 6% 709

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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% 82% 2% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 16% 80% 1% 2% 586
Several times a year 20% 77% 2% 1% 486
Seldom/never 30% 66% < 1% 3% 709

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in God by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 1,607. 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 92% 3% 1% 3% 1% 1,607
Once or twice a month 93% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 586
Several times a year 89% 2% < 1% 7% 1% 486
Seldom/never 75% 7% 2% 13% 3% 709