Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 1,534. 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 39% 18% 24% 18% 1% 1,534
2007 31% 17% 29% 20% 2% 1,517

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year by religious group

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 35% 16% 28% 21% < 1% 350
Evangelical Protestant 32% 20% 23% 24% 1% 243
Mainline Protestant 36% 21% 23% 19% 1% 304
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 48% 18% 23% 11% < 1% 418

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 592. 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% 33% 23% 13% 592
Once or twice a month 27% 36% 27% 10% 276
Several times a year 19% 33% 26% 22% 380
Seldom/never 17% 40% 22% 21% 252

Generational cohort among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 592. 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% 18% 26% 27% 9% 1% 592
Once or twice a month 20% 13% 30% 31% 6% 1% 276
Several times a year 11% 15% 26% 34% 13% 1% 380
Seldom/never 8% 14% 35% 26% 15% 2% 252

Gender composition among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 57% 43% 602
Once or twice a month 54% 46% 281
Several times a year 56% 44% 383
Seldom/never 42% 58% 258

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 597. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 9% 4% 16% 4% 597
Once or twice a month 72% 7% 5% 14% 3% 278
Several times a year 65% 8% 7% 17% 2% 380
Seldom/never 62% 16% 9% 12% 2% 254

Immigrant status among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 597. 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% 12% 71% 597
Once or twice a month 16% 14% 70% 277
Several times a year 20% 8% 72% 380
Seldom/never 18% 9% 72% 254

Income distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 542. 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% 18% 27% 21% 542
Once or twice a month 19% 17% 33% 30% 254
Several times a year 31% 21% 25% 24% 335
Seldom/never 38% 22% 25% 15% 215

Educational distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 599. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 33% 31% 24% 13% 599
Once or twice a month 29% 29% 23% 18% 278
Several times a year 37% 26% 21% 16% 382
Seldom/never 45% 29% 18% 8% 258

Marital status among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 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 43% 10% 12% 3% 32% 600
Once or twice a month 52% 11% 10% 3% 25% 280
Several times a year 51% 10% 10% 4% 25% 381
Seldom/never 47% 9% 12% 8% 23% 257

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 74% 602
Once or twice a month 27% 73% 281
Several times a year 30% 70% 382
Seldom/never 29% 71% 257

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say they…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 22% 9% < 1% 16% 4% 602
Once or twice a month 53% 25% 8% 1% 10% 2% 281
Several times a year 51% 29% 7% < 1% 11% 1% 383
Seldom/never 58% 27% 7% < 1% 6% 2% 258

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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 40% 30% 14% 16% < 1% 602
Once or twice a month 35% 37% 17% 11% 1% 281
Several times a year 37% 37% 17% 9% < 1% 383
Seldom/never 44% 37% 10% 9% < 1% 258

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 43% 36% < 1% 602
Once or twice a month 24% 43% 32% < 1% 281
Several times a year 26% 43% 30% 1% 383
Seldom/never 27% 51% 22% < 1% 258

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 18% 7% 37% 1% 602
Once or twice a month 37% 24% 10% 29% 1% 281
Several times a year 39% 19% 17% 24% < 1% 383
Seldom/never 44% 27% 11% 19% < 1% 258

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 9% 8% 12% 71% < 1% 602
Once or twice a month 9% 11% 16% 64% < 1% 281
Several times a year 10% 7% 20% 63% < 1% 383
Seldom/never 13% 8% 20% 59% < 1% 258

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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 52% 21% 16% 10% 1% 602
Once or twice a month 40% 26% 24% 9% < 1% 281
Several times a year 28% 18% 41% 12% 1% 383
Seldom/never 35% 16% 24% 25% 1% 258

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 17% 45% 14% 2% 602
Once or twice a month 22% 16% 52% 10% < 1% 281
Several times a year 25% 11% 49% 11% 4% 383
Seldom/never 26% 5% 60% 8% 1% 258

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 74% 1% 1% 602
Once or twice a month 33% 64% 2% 2% 281
Several times a year 28% 70% 2% 1% 383
Seldom/never 27% 73% < 1% < 1% 258

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 9% 22% 52% 1% 602
Once or twice a month 16% 13% 20% 51% < 1% 281
Several times a year 13% 9% 24% 53% 1% 383
Seldom/never 18% 8% 27% 46% 1% 258

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 21% 1% 52% 7% 602
Once or twice a month 19% 29% 4% 41% 8% 281
Several times a year 22% 32% 2% 38% 6% 383
Seldom/never 27% 33% 3% 31% 7% 258

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 36% 9% 602
Once or twice a month 65% 27% 8% 281
Several times a year 69% 26% 4% 383
Seldom/never 79% 15% 6% 258

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 49% 9% 602
Once or twice a month 47% 39% 14% 281
Several times a year 50% 43% 7% 383
Seldom/never 58% 30% 12% 258

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 15% 60% 602
Once or twice a month 37% 13% 50% 281
Several times a year 34% 17% 49% 383
Seldom/never 31% 18% 51% 258

Political ideology among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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% 38% 36% 4% 602
Once or twice a month 32% 41% 26% 1% 281
Several times a year 27% 41% 26% 6% 383
Seldom/never 25% 40% 29% 6% 258

Views about size of government among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 46% 4% 5% 602
Once or twice a month 54% 40% 3% 3% 281
Several times a year 48% 46% 2% 4% 383
Seldom/never 52% 44% 2% 2% 258

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 57% 5% 2% 602
Once or twice a month 45% 48% 5% 2% 281
Several times a year 41% 53% 4% 2% 383
Seldom/never 48% 46% 4% 2% 258

Views about abortion among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 30% 2% 602
Once or twice a month 67% 32% 1% 281
Several times a year 60% 36% 4% 383
Seldom/never 57% 41% 2% 258

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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 76% 19% 3% 2% 602
Once or twice a month 71% 23% 4% 2% 281
Several times a year 69% 24% 4% 3% 383
Seldom/never 59% 33% 4% 4% 258

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 602. 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 66% 29% 4% 602
Once or twice a month 64% 33% 4% 281
Several times a year 56% 37% 7% 383
Seldom/never 51% 43% 6% 258

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 69% 2% 1% 602
Once or twice a month 34% 61% 3% 2% 281
Several times a year 33% 63% 2% 2% 383
Seldom/never 39% 53% 3% 5% 258

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 602. 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% 22% 5% 21% 4% 602
Once or twice a month 45% 26% 5% 22% 2% 281
Several times a year 40% 26% 3% 26% 5% 383
Seldom/never 33% 25% 3% 35% 4% 258