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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 3,790. 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 40% 18% 16% 25% 1% 3,790
2007 34% 15% 17% 33% 2% 3,114

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 34% 13% 16% 36% 1% 569
Evangelical Protestant 40% 20% 16% 23% 1% 174
Jewish 30% 24% 22% 24% 1% 166
Mainline Protestant 36% 18% 17% 29% 1% 596
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 43% 19% 15% 23% 1% 1,924

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

DemographicInformation

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

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,531. 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% 33% 20% 9% 1,531
Once or twice a month 35% 36% 20% 9% 670
Several times a year 29% 40% 18% 12% 616
Seldom/never 24% 36% 24% 16% 894

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,531. 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% 20% 25% 24% 5% < 1% 1,531
Once or twice a month 23% 21% 27% 23% 5% 1% 670
Several times a year 19% 20% 30% 23% 6% 1% 616
Seldom/never 13% 16% 31% 29% 10% 1% 894

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. 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 56% 44% 1,552
Once or twice a month 58% 42% 675
Several times a year 58% 42% 623
Seldom/never 55% 45% 908

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

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,531. 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% 3% 12% 5% 1,531
Once or twice a month 78% 5% 6% 7% 3% 667
Several times a year 72% 3% 14% 8% 3% 620
Seldom/never 76% 6% 8% 9% 2% 899

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,535. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 10% 14% 76% 1,535
Once or twice a month 14% 10% 76% 671
Several times a year 16% 12% 72% 616
Seldom/never 13% 12% 75% 894

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,395. 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% 20% 28% 24% 1,395
Once or twice a month 20% 19% 31% 30% 614
Several times a year 21% 21% 30% 28% 568
Seldom/never 32% 20% 30% 18% 800

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,544. 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% 36% 22% 14% 1,544
Once or twice a month 24% 35% 24% 17% 675
Several times a year 28% 30% 25% 17% 621
Seldom/never 46% 29% 15% 10% 904

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,542. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 37% 10% 10% 2% 41% 1,542
Once or twice a month 44% 9% 10% 1% 35% 674
Several times a year 44% 9% 8% 3% 36% 622
Seldom/never 49% 8% 12% 6% 25% 904

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,548. 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% 78% 1,548
Once or twice a month 27% 73% 674
Several times a year 26% 74% 620
Seldom/never 27% 73% 906

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 32% 18% < 1% 20% 7% 1,552
Once or twice a month 14% 33% 21% < 1% 23% 9% 675
Several times a year 15% 37% 20% < 1% 21% 7% 623
Seldom/never 21% 40% 18% 1% 15% 5% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 34% 63% < 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 2% 35% 63% < 1% 675
Several times a year 1% 36% 62% < 1% 623
Seldom/never 3% 32% 66% < 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. 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 18% 15% 10% 57% < 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 9% 12% 9% 69% < 1% 675
Several times a year 10% 12% 11% 67% 1% 623
Seldom/never 10% 10% 12% 68% < 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 1% 2% 1% 96% < 1% 675
Several times a year 2% 1% 4% 93% < 1% 623
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 13% 5% 47% 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 18% 11% 6% 64% < 1% 675
Several times a year 12% 11% 10% 67% < 1% 623
Seldom/never 8% 6% 3% 82% 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 19% 12% 20% 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 25% 28% 16% 30% 1% 675
Several times a year 20% 15% 28% 36% 2% 623
Seldom/never 18% 10% 13% 58% 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 4% 25% 55% 15% 2% 1,552
Once or twice a month 1% 19% 62% 16% 1% 675
Several times a year 2% 15% 67% 15% 1% 623
Seldom/never 5% 9% 71% 13% 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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 18% 80% 2% < 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 19% 80% 1% < 1% 675
Several times a year 21% 77% 1% < 1% 623
Seldom/never 24% 74% 1% 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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 7% 6% 7% 79% < 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 2% 3% 7% 88% < 1% 675
Several times a year 2% 3% 6% 89% < 1% 623
Seldom/never 3% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 4% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 1,552
Once or twice a month 4% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 675
Several times a year 3% 12% 1% 74% 10% 623
Seldom/never 9% 21% < 1% 62% 8% 908

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

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. 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% 51% 12% 1,552
Once or twice a month 37% 52% 12% 675
Several times a year 45% 45% 10% 623
Seldom/never 54% 36% 11% 908

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

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 24% 68% 9% 1,552
Once or twice a month 26% 64% 10% 675
Several times a year 30% 61% 10% 623
Seldom/never 41% 51% 8% 908

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. 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% 55% 1,552
Once or twice a month 28% 12% 60% 675
Several times a year 31% 17% 53% 623
Seldom/never 37% 20% 43% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too important who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. 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% 39% 39% 4% 1,552
Once or twice a month 15% 43% 38% 4% 675
Several times a year 20% 38% 36% 6% 623
Seldom/never 28% 38% 26% 8% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 42% 3% 4% 1,552
Once or twice a month 48% 44% 3% 5% 675
Several times a year 53% 41% 3% 3% 623
Seldom/never 54% 42% 2% 2% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 59% 4% 1% 1,552
Once or twice a month 35% 60% 4% 2% 675
Several times a year 35% 61% 2% 2% 623
Seldom/never 51% 45% 3% 1% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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 81% 17% 2% 1,552
Once or twice a month 82% 16% 3% 675
Several times a year 82% 15% 3% 623
Seldom/never 71% 25% 4% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 9% 2% 2% 1,552
Once or twice a month 87% 9% 1% 3% 675
Several times a year 85% 11% 3% 1% 623
Seldom/never 77% 17% 2% 3% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 12% 4% 1,552
Once or twice a month 85% 12% 3% 675
Several times a year 79% 14% 6% 623
Seldom/never 70% 23% 6% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 25% 72% 1% 2% 1,552
Once or twice a month 23% 73% 2% 2% 675
Several times a year 29% 67% 2% 2% 623
Seldom/never 39% 57% 1% 2% 908

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

% of adults who say religion is not too 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 = 1,552. 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% 15% 6% 8% 2% 1,552
Once or twice a month 77% 12% 5% 7% 1% 675
Several times a year 67% 14% 5% 12% 2% 623
Seldom/never 58% 16% 4% 19% 3% 908