Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 8,591. 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 55% 15% 9% 19% 2% 8,591
2007 48% 14% 9% 24% 5% 8,407

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 56% 13% 10% 19% 2% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 56% 14% 9% 19% 2% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 49% 15% 7% 26% 2% 875
Jehovah's Witness 64% 13% 5% 14% 4% 204
Jewish 60% 11% 8% 22% < 1% 121
Mainline Protestant 53% 16% 10% 18% 2% 1,221
Mormon 53% 27% 10% 10% < 1% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 59% 10% 5% 24% 2% 305

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,775. 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% 31% 31% 23% 4,775
Once or twice a month 23% 36% 27% 14% 1,197
Several times a year 18% 37% 26% 19% 705
Seldom/never 15% 36% 28% 21% 1,505
Don't know 9% 31% 25% 35% 192

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,775. 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% 10% 27% 37% 16% 2% 4,775
Once or twice a month 17% 12% 30% 31% 10% 1% 1,197
Several times a year 11% 14% 29% 30% 14% 1% 705
Seldom/never 9% 12% 30% 34% 15% 1% 1,505
Don't know 6% 4% 29% 31% 26% 3% 192

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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% 58% 4,902
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 1,214
Several times a year 43% 57% 717
Seldom/never 41% 59% 1,556
Don't know 38% 62% 202

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,823. 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 58% 17% 2% 19% 4% 4,823
Once or twice a month 63% 17% 4% 13% 3% 1,197
Several times a year 63% 16% 3% 15% 2% 708
Seldom/never 56% 24% 2% 13% 5% 1,529
Don't know 52% 19% 4% 21% 4% 195

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,843. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 19% 8% 73% 4,843
Once or twice a month 13% 8% 79% 1,196
Several times a year 18% 7% 75% 709
Seldom/never 11% 8% 82% 1,538
Don't know 28% 5% 68% 193

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,184. 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% 21% 25% 13% 4,184
Once or twice a month 32% 20% 30% 17% 1,079
Several times a year 35% 18% 29% 17% 621
Seldom/never 40% 22% 26% 12% 1,308
Don't know 52% 17% 22% 9% 129

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,871. 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% 30% 15% 10% 4,871
Once or twice a month 40% 33% 17% 11% 1,209
Several times a year 39% 31% 18% 11% 714
Seldom/never 49% 33% 13% 5% 1,545
Don't know 55% 22% 14% 9% 195

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 4,876. 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% 4% 14% 9% 18% 4,876
Once or twice a month 54% 5% 11% 6% 24% 1,212
Several times a year 61% 3% 10% 7% 19% 713
Seldom/never 57% 3% 13% 9% 18% 1,544
Don't know 52% 3% 13% 18% 14% 198

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,871. 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% 70% 4,871
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 1,209
Several times a year 36% 64% 713
Seldom/never 33% 67% 1,552
Don't know 22% 78% 202

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 89% 9% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1,214
Several times a year 86% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 717
Seldom/never 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,556
Don't know 85% 9% 2% 2% 1% 2% 202

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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% 6% 1% 1% 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,214
Several times a year 88% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% 717
Seldom/never 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 1,556
Don't know 94% 2% < 1% 1% 3% 202

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 85% 10% 5% < 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 86% 11% 3% < 1% 1,214
Several times a year 82% 13% 4% < 1% 717
Seldom/never 84% 11% 5% < 1% 1,556
Don't know 86% 12% 2% 1% 202

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 1,214
Several times a year 84% 12% 2% 2% < 1% 717
Seldom/never 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 1,556
Don't know 86% 10% < 1% < 1% 4% 202

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 5% 1% 18% 2% 4,902
Once or twice a month 57% 11% 2% 28% 2% 1,214
Several times a year 52% 10% 5% 31% 2% 717
Seldom/never 51% 6% 2% 39% 2% 1,556
Don't know 66% 1% 2% 14% 17% 202

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 91% 6% 1% 2% 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 81% 13% 3% 2% 1% 1,214
Several times a year 70% 14% 13% 3% < 1% 717
Seldom/never 79% 6% 4% 9% 1% 1,556
Don't know 76% 3% 2% 1% 17% 202

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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% 5% 22% 4% 3% 4,902
Once or twice a month 65% 4% 26% 3% 2% 1,214
Several times a year 61% 5% 25% 6% 2% 717
Seldom/never 65% 4% 27% 2% 2% 1,556
Don't know 67% 4% 18% 3% 8% 202

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 50% 47% 2% 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 48% 50% 1% 1% 1,214
Several times a year 44% 53% 1% 2% 717
Seldom/never 43% 55% 1% 1% 1,556
Don't know 42% 41% 6% 11% 202

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 86% 5% 2% 6% 1% 4,902
Once or twice a month 80% 11% 3% 5% < 1% 1,214
Several times a year 73% 12% 5% 9% 1% 717
Seldom/never 76% 9% 3% 12% 1% 1,556
Don't know 78% 5% 3% 6% 8% 202

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 58% 26% 4% 7% 5% 4,902
Once or twice a month 54% 33% 4% 5% 3% 1,214
Several times a year 54% 32% 3% 7% 4% 717
Seldom/never 63% 24% 4% 6% 3% 1,556
Don't know 66% 10% 12% 6% 6% 202

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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 84% 8% 8% 4,902
Once or twice a month 90% 6% 4% 1,214
Several times a year 88% 7% 5% 717
Seldom/never 88% 6% 5% 1,556
Don't know 79% 6% 14% 202

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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 75% 18% 8% 4,902
Once or twice a month 79% 16% 6% 1,214
Several times a year 77% 17% 7% 717
Seldom/never 80% 14% 6% 1,556
Don't know 75% 11% 13% 202

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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% 20% 35% 4,902
Once or twice a month 52% 14% 35% 1,214
Several times a year 47% 16% 37% 717
Seldom/never 42% 18% 40% 1,556
Don't know 32% 30% 38% 202

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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% 24% 15% 7% 4,902
Once or twice a month 53% 31% 12% 5% 1,214
Several times a year 49% 30% 16% 5% 717
Seldom/never 51% 25% 16% 8% 1,556
Don't know 46% 17% 15% 22% 202

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 54% 40% 3% 4% 4,902
Once or twice a month 58% 38% 1% 2% 1,214
Several times a year 57% 37% 3% 3% 717
Seldom/never 52% 41% 3% 3% 1,556
Don't know 47% 37% 9% 7% 202

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 47% 46% 5% 2% 4,902
Once or twice a month 52% 43% 3% 2% 1,214
Several times a year 47% 46% 4% 3% 717
Seldom/never 50% 43% 5% 2% 1,556
Don't know 49% 35% 10% 6% 202

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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 29% 66% 5% 4,902
Once or twice a month 31% 65% 3% 1,214
Several times a year 32% 65% 3% 717
Seldom/never 32% 64% 5% 1,556
Don't know 24% 67% 9% 202

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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% 57% 5% 4% 4,902
Once or twice a month 38% 55% 4% 3% 1,214
Several times a year 36% 55% 6% 3% 717
Seldom/never 32% 59% 5% 4% 1,556
Don't know 20% 65% 5% 10% 202

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,902. 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% 66% 9% 4,902
Once or twice a month 30% 66% 4% 1,214
Several times a year 27% 67% 6% 717
Seldom/never 23% 68% 9% 1,556
Don't know 12% 76% 13% 202

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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% 47% 3% 4% 4,902
Once or twice a month 46% 49% 2% 3% 1,214
Several times a year 45% 50% 2% 3% 717
Seldom/never 44% 49% 3% 3% 1,556
Don't know 38% 41% 4% 17% 202

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,902. 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% 24% 3% 58% 5% 4,902
Once or twice a month 12% 25% 2% 57% 5% 1,214
Several times a year 14% 25% 2% 54% 5% 717
Seldom/never 12% 21% 2% 58% 6% 1,556
Don't know 7% 11% 6% 58% 19% 202