Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Generation X

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 7,303. 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 43% 16% 14% 26% 1% 7,303
2007 35% 14% 16% 31% 3% 8,092

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Generation X by religious group

% of adults in Generation X 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 41% 15% 16% 28% 1% 1,472
Evangelical Protestant 44% 16% 12% 26% 2% 1,751
Historically Black Protestant 40% 17% 10% 31% 1% 450
Jewish 42% 22% 15% 21% < 1% 140
Mainline Protestant 38% 17% 16% 28% 1% 1,044
Mormon 48% 25% 16% 11% < 1% 166
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 42% 17% 14% 27% < 1% 1,764

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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% 100% < 1% < 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 1,247
Several times a year < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 1,034
Seldom/never < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 1,797

Gender composition among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 49% 3,153
Once or twice a month 49% 51% 1,247
Several times a year 49% 51% 1,034
Seldom/never 47% 53% 1,797

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,110. 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% 12% 3% 22% 5% 3,110
Once or twice a month 67% 12% 4% 14% 4% 1,224
Several times a year 65% 8% 7% 18% 2% 1,028
Seldom/never 63% 15% 4% 14% 4% 1,784

Immigrant status among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,118. 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% 8% 70% 3,118
Once or twice a month 17% 7% 76% 1,232
Several times a year 22% 7% 71% 1,027
Seldom/never 15% 8% 77% 1,773

Income distribution among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,897. 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% 19% 27% 21% 2,897
Once or twice a month 20% 19% 31% 30% 1,166
Several times a year 24% 17% 28% 31% 961
Seldom/never 29% 21% 30% 20% 1,650

Educational distribution among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,144. 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% 30% 19% 14% 3,144
Once or twice a month 28% 31% 23% 17% 1,243
Several times a year 31% 28% 22% 19% 1,033
Seldom/never 46% 30% 15% 8% 1,792

Marital status among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,149. 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% 9% 15% 2% 18% 3,149
Once or twice a month 64% 7% 14% 1% 14% 1,244
Several times a year 62% 9% 13% 1% 15% 1,032
Seldom/never 58% 7% 16% 2% 17% 1,794

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,139. 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% 3,139
Once or twice a month 64% 36% 1,244
Several times a year 61% 39% 1,031
Seldom/never 56% 44% 1,790

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 20% 4% < 1% 8% 2% 3,153
Once or twice a month 63% 20% 5% < 1% 9% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 56% 23% 7% < 1% 10% 3% 1,034
Seldom/never 64% 21% 5% 1% 8% 2% 1,797

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 21% 9% 11% 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 52% 25% 12% 10% 1% 1,247
Several times a year 43% 30% 14% 12% < 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 48% 29% 11% 11% < 1% 1,797

Attendance at religious services among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 32% 30% < 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 36% 35% 28% < 1% 1,247
Several times a year 27% 40% 33% < 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 29% 37% 33% 1% 1,797

Frequency of prayer among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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 63% 14% 4% 18% 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 54% 18% 7% 21% 1% 1,247
Several times a year 46% 18% 9% 27% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 50% 16% 6% 27% 1% 1,797

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 10% 8% 52% < 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 24% 13% 8% 54% < 1% 1,247
Several times a year 16% 10% 11% 63% < 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 19% 9% 8% 64% < 1% 1,797

Frequency of meditation among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 8% 4% 34% 2% 3,153
Once or twice a month 38% 10% 5% 45% 1% 1,247
Several times a year 27% 11% 7% 54% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 24% 6% 4% 65% 1% 1,797

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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 71% 13% 6% 9% 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 55% 22% 9% 11% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 40% 17% 25% 17% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 46% 14% 11% 28% 1% 1,797

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 12% 39% 11% 2% 3,153
Once or twice a month 35% 11% 44% 9% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 26% 11% 50% 12% 2% 1,034
Seldom/never 30% 6% 53% 8% 2% 1,797

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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 36% 62% 2% 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 36% 62% 1% 1% 1,247
Several times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 34% 65% 1% 1% 1,797

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 11% 8% 37% 1% 3,153
Once or twice a month 35% 13% 9% 43% < 1% 1,247
Several times a year 23% 11% 14% 53% < 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 28% 10% 8% 54% < 1% 1,797

Interpreting scripture among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 24% 2% 34% 7% 3,153
Once or twice a month 29% 28% 2% 34% 7% 1,247
Several times a year 26% 29% 2% 37% 6% 1,034
Seldom/never 33% 29% 3% 28% 6% 1,797

Belief in Heaven among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 69% 22% 9% 3,153
Once or twice a month 71% 22% 6% 1,247
Several times a year 72% 22% 6% 1,034
Seldom/never 78% 16% 5% 1,797

Belief in Hell among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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% 35% 8% 3,153
Once or twice a month 59% 33% 7% 1,247
Several times a year 56% 35% 9% 1,034
Seldom/never 65% 29% 7% 1,797

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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% 22% 43% 3,153
Once or twice a month 39% 17% 45% 1,247
Several times a year 37% 17% 46% 1,034
Seldom/never 39% 20% 41% 1,797

Political ideology among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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 36% 31% 26% 6% 3,153
Once or twice a month 36% 37% 24% 3% 1,247
Several times a year 31% 39% 26% 4% 1,034
Seldom/never 37% 34% 21% 9% 1,797

Views about size of government among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 43% 3% 4% 3,153
Once or twice a month 56% 40% 2% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 55% 41% 2% 2% 1,034
Seldom/never 51% 43% 2% 4% 1,797

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 51% 5% 2% 3,153
Once or twice a month 48% 46% 5% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 43% 52% 3% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 51% 45% 4% 1% 1,797

Views about abortion among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 44% 5% 3,153
Once or twice a month 55% 42% 3% 1,247
Several times a year 60% 36% 4% 1,034
Seldom/never 55% 41% 4% 1,797

Views about homosexuality among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 32% 4% 4% 3,153
Once or twice a month 65% 29% 4% 3% 1,247
Several times a year 69% 22% 5% 4% 1,034
Seldom/never 61% 30% 5% 3% 1,797

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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% 38% 9% 3,153
Once or twice a month 57% 36% 7% 1,247
Several times a year 61% 33% 6% 1,034
Seldom/never 50% 40% 10% 1,797

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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 36% 58% 3% 3% 3,153
Once or twice a month 36% 60% 2% 2% 1,247
Several times a year 33% 64% 2% 1% 1,034
Seldom/never 40% 56% 3% 2% 1,797

Views about human evolution among adults in Generation X by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Generation X 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 = 3,153. 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% 25% 4% 34% 4% 3,153
Once or twice a month 34% 24% 3% 35% 4% 1,247
Several times a year 38% 27% 4% 29% 3% 1,034
Seldom/never 31% 24% 3% 39% 3% 1,797