Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is not at all important

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,966. 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 47% 15% 13% 24% 1% 3,966
2007 39% 12% 13% 33% 2% 2,468

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is not at all important by religious group

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 32% 13% 15% 38% 1% 160
Mainline Protestant 39% 17% 16% 26% 2% 136
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 48% 16% 12% 24% 1% 3,232

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,920. 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% 34% 20% 11% 1,920
Once or twice a month 40% 36% 15% 9% 567
Several times a year 24% 44% 19% 13% 515
Seldom/never 28% 37% 19% 16% 869

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,920. 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% 21% 25% 25% 6% < 1% 1,920
Once or twice a month 26% 22% 28% 17% 6% < 1% 567
Several times a year 15% 20% 33% 24% 7% 1% 515
Seldom/never 18% 17% 30% 24% 11% 1% 869

Gender composition among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 35% 1,950
Once or twice a month 60% 40% 570
Several times a year 61% 39% 523
Seldom/never 61% 39% 889

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,910. 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 77% 4% 3% 11% 4% 1,910
Once or twice a month 78% 3% 5% 11% 2% 565
Several times a year 75% 5% 8% 9% 3% 523
Seldom/never 76% 5% 6% 10% 4% 871

Immigrant status among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,926. 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% 13% 77% 1,926
Once or twice a month 13% 13% 74% 566
Several times a year 15% 14% 71% 518
Seldom/never 13% 13% 74% 872

Income distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,781. 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% 19% 29% 27% 1,781
Once or twice a month 25% 14% 33% 28% 539
Several times a year 19% 17% 31% 33% 472
Seldom/never 33% 23% 24% 21% 770

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,941. 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% 34% 23% 15% 1,941
Once or twice a month 28% 34% 22% 16% 570
Several times a year 27% 24% 28% 21% 522
Seldom/never 45% 28% 16% 11% 883

Marital status among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,940. 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% 12% 13% 3% 36% 1,940
Once or twice a month 35% 13% 10% 1% 40% 569
Several times a year 43% 11% 11% 4% 31% 520
Seldom/never 42% 9% 10% 4% 35% 886

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,943. 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% 79% 1,943
Once or twice a month 26% 74% 569
Several times a year 24% 76% 522
Seldom/never 22% 78% 882

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 1,950. 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% 12% 9% 1% 55% 7% 1,950
Once or twice a month 11% 12% 9% < 1% 61% 6% 570
Several times a year 8% 13% 13% 1% 57% 7% 523
Seldom/never 13% 13% 13% < 1% 56% 6% 889

Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 3% 11% 86% < 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 1% 10% 88% < 1% 570
Several times a year 1% 10% 89% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 1% 8% 91% < 1% 889

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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 12% 5% 3% 79% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 4% 3% 5% 88% < 1% 570
Several times a year 6% 3% 3% 88% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 6% 4% 3% 87% < 1% 889

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 3% 1% 2% 94% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 570
Several times a year 1% < 1% 1% 98% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 3% < 1% 1% 96% < 1% 889

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 10% 5% 49% < 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 17% 9% 5% 68% 1% 570
Several times a year 16% 8% 7% 69% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 11% 3% 3% 82% 1% 889

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 15% 7% 25% 2% 1,950
Once or twice a month 26% 23% 12% 36% 2% 570
Several times a year 22% 13% 19% 45% 1% 523
Seldom/never 20% 7% 7% 65% 2% 889

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 2% 21% 49% 26% 2% 1,950
Once or twice a month 1% 23% 51% 24% 1% 570
Several times a year 2% 19% 58% 20% 1% 523
Seldom/never 3% 10% 66% 19% 2% 889

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 15% 82% 1% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 18% 81% 1% < 1% 570
Several times a year 19% 80% 1% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 21% 77% 1% 1% 889

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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 6% 4% 5% 85% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 3% 2% 4% 92% < 1% 570
Several times a year 2% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 2% 2% 1% 94% < 1% 889

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 3% 4% < 1% 89% 4% 1,950
Once or twice a month 2% 1% < 1% 95% 2% 570
Several times a year 2% 3% < 1% 89% 5% 523
Seldom/never 4% 7% < 1% 82% 7% 889

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 78% 8% 1,950
Once or twice a month 11% 80% 9% 570
Several times a year 15% 81% 4% 523
Seldom/never 25% 68% 6% 889

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 84% 7% 1,950
Once or twice a month 8% 86% 7% 570
Several times a year 11% 86% 3% 523
Seldom/never 18% 75% 6% 889

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 17% 19% 63% 1,950
Once or twice a month 20% 15% 66% 570
Several times a year 18% 13% 69% 523
Seldom/never 27% 27% 46% 889

Political ideology among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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 12% 30% 52% 6% 1,950
Once or twice a month 14% 33% 49% 4% 570
Several times a year 12% 37% 46% 5% 523
Seldom/never 18% 32% 37% 12% 889

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 5% 4% 1,950
Once or twice a month 45% 48% 3% 4% 570
Several times a year 47% 49% 3% 2% 523
Seldom/never 52% 41% 2% 5% 889

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 65% 4% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 32% 64% 2% 1% 570
Several times a year 30% 66% 3% 2% 523
Seldom/never 44% 51% 4% 2% 889

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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 82% 15% 4% 1,950
Once or twice a month 86% 13% 1% 570
Several times a year 84% 13% 3% 523
Seldom/never 77% 19% 4% 889

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 7% 3% 1% 1,950
Once or twice a month 91% 7% 1% 1% 570
Several times a year 89% 7% 2% 2% 523
Seldom/never 82% 13% 3% 2% 889

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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 87% 10% 4% 1,950
Once or twice a month 89% 7% 4% 570
Several times a year 87% 9% 3% 523
Seldom/never 77% 15% 8% 889

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. 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% 76% 3% 2% 1,950
Once or twice a month 19% 77% 1% 2% 570
Several times a year 19% 78% 2% < 1% 523
Seldom/never 34% 61% 1% 3% 889

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is not at all important by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,950. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 78% 9% 3% 8% 2% 1,950
Once or twice a month 86% 5% 3% 5% 1% 570
Several times a year 82% 6% 2% 9% 1% 523
Seldom/never 68% 10% 3% 15% 4% 889