Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among married adults

% of married adults 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 = 17,827. 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 44% 16% 14% 25% 1% 17,827
2007 38% 14% 15% 29% 4% 20,430

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among married adults by religious group

% of married adults 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 = 103. 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.
Buddhist 44% 9% 22% 23% 2% 103
Catholic 40% 15% 15% 28% 1% 3,810
Evangelical Protestant 48% 16% 11% 24% 2% 4,853
Hindu 28% 26% 27% 19% < 1% 131
Historically Black Protestant 40% 17% 11% 29% 2% 626
Jehovah's Witness 63% 10% 2% 20% 6% 124
Jewish 40% 18% 17% 25% 1% 498
Mainline Protestant 41% 17% 16% 25% 1% 3,444
Mormon 44% 25% 15% 15% < 1% 454
Muslim 60% 11% 9% 15% 4% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 43% 17% 14% 26% 1% 3,150

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,054. 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% 37% 35% 21% 8,054
Once or twice a month 9% 44% 32% 16% 2,834
Several times a year 7% 44% 31% 18% 2,392
Seldom/never 7% 42% 30% 21% 3,938
Don't know 2% 29% 32% 38% 232

Generational cohort among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,054. 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% 10% 32% 42% 13% 1% 8,054
Once or twice a month 2% 13% 37% 37% 10% 1% 2,834
Several times a year 2% 14% 36% 37% 12% 1% 2,392
Seldom/never 2% 11% 35% 36% 14% 1% 3,938
Don't know 2% 2% 27% 45% 23% 2% 232

Gender composition among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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% 51% 8,224
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 2,878
Several times a year 50% 50% 2,435
Seldom/never 49% 51% 4,040
Don't know 45% 55% 250

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

% of married adults who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,088. 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 72% 7% 3% 14% 3% 8,088
Once or twice a month 75% 7% 4% 10% 3% 2,842
Several times a year 75% 6% 7% 11% 2% 2,415
Seldom/never 75% 8% 4% 11% 3% 3,986
Don't know 67% 8% 5% 18% 3% 241

Immigrant status among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,162. 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% 8% 76% 8,162
Once or twice a month 15% 6% 79% 2,849
Several times a year 18% 7% 75% 2,410
Seldom/never 13% 8% 79% 3,995
Don't know 23% 8% 69% 235

Income distribution among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 7,133. 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% 19% 33% 27% 7,133
Once or twice a month 15% 18% 34% 32% 2,585
Several times a year 16% 16% 35% 33% 2,153
Seldom/never 22% 20% 34% 23% 3,446
Don't know 28% 26% 26% 21% 167

Educational distribution among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,175. 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% 29% 21% 16% 8,175
Once or twice a month 30% 30% 23% 17% 2,870
Several times a year 29% 30% 24% 17% 2,426
Seldom/never 45% 30% 16% 9% 4,018
Don't know 47% 24% 17% 12% 242

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

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,179. 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% 62% 8,179
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 2,867
Several times a year 43% 57% 2,424
Seldom/never 39% 61% 4,019
Don't know 28% 72% 248

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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 70% 17% 4% 1% 7% 2% 8,224
Once or twice a month 65% 20% 5% < 1% 8% 2% 2,878
Several times a year 58% 25% 6% < 1% 8% 2% 2,435
Seldom/never 67% 19% 5% 1% 7% 1% 4,040
Don't know 74% 15% 2% 2% 5% 2% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 18% 8% 9% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 56% 25% 11% 7% 1% 2,878
Several times a year 48% 31% 11% 9% < 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 52% 27% 11% 9% < 1% 4,040
Don't know 76% 10% 3% 5% 6% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 28% 24% < 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 42% 33% 25% < 1% 2,878
Several times a year 34% 39% 27% < 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 37% 34% 29% < 1% 4,040
Don't know 55% 26% 13% 6% 250

Frequency of prayer among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 68% 12% 4% 16% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 56% 18% 7% 19% < 1% 2,878
Several times a year 49% 18% 8% 24% 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 52% 17% 6% 24% 1% 4,040
Don't know 71% 12% 2% 8% 7% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 8% 47% < 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 25% 12% 8% 55% < 1% 2,878
Several times a year 19% 9% 11% 61% < 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 23% 7% 7% 62% < 1% 4,040
Don't know 38% 12% 6% 36% 8% 250

Frequency of meditation among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 8% 3% 32% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 37% 11% 5% 46% 1% 2,878
Several times a year 27% 9% 8% 55% 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 27% 6% 3% 63% 1% 4,040
Don't know 40% 6% 2% 30% 23% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 11% 5% 7% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 57% 22% 9% 11% 1% 2,878
Several times a year 44% 19% 21% 16% 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 49% 12% 11% 26% 1% 4,040
Don't know 67% 5% 4% 5% 18% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 43% 10% 35% 9% 3% 8,224
Once or twice a month 37% 9% 44% 8% 2% 2,878
Several times a year 29% 10% 50% 9% 2% 2,435
Seldom/never 35% 6% 50% 7% 2% 4,040
Don't know 53% 4% 27% 5% 11% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 55% 2% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 40% 58% 1% 1% 2,878
Several times a year 35% 63% 1% 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 38% 60% 1% 1% 4,040
Don't know 48% 41% 4% 7% 250

Frequency of reading scripture among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 9% 8% 34% 1% 8,224
Once or twice a month 35% 12% 9% 44% < 1% 2,878
Several times a year 25% 10% 13% 51% < 1% 2,435
Seldom/never 30% 9% 7% 54% < 1% 4,040
Don't know 54% 8% 3% 22% 12% 250

Interpreting scripture among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 26% 3% 30% 6% 8,224
Once or twice a month 29% 31% 2% 31% 7% 2,878
Several times a year 26% 31% 2% 34% 6% 2,435
Seldom/never 35% 29% 3% 27% 6% 4,040
Don't know 44% 16% 13% 11% 16% 250

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

% of married adults who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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% 21% 9% 8,224
Once or twice a month 74% 19% 7% 2,878
Several times a year 73% 21% 6% 2,435
Seldom/never 77% 17% 6% 4,040
Don't know 67% 15% 18% 250

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

% of married adults who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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% 34% 9% 8,224
Once or twice a month 60% 32% 8% 2,878
Several times a year 58% 34% 8% 2,435
Seldom/never 63% 30% 7% 4,040
Don't know 59% 25% 16% 250

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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% 17% 38% 8,224
Once or twice a month 46% 14% 40% 2,878
Several times a year 44% 14% 42% 2,435
Seldom/never 46% 18% 36% 4,040
Don't know 39% 28% 33% 250

Political ideology among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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% 29% 22% 5% 8,224
Once or twice a month 41% 35% 21% 3% 2,878
Several times a year 38% 38% 21% 3% 2,435
Seldom/never 43% 33% 17% 7% 4,040
Don't know 50% 20% 11% 19% 250

Views about size of government among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 35% 4% 4% 8,224
Once or twice a month 60% 35% 3% 3% 2,878
Several times a year 60% 34% 2% 3% 2,435
Seldom/never 61% 33% 3% 4% 4,040
Don't know 60% 25% 8% 7% 250

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

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 46% 4% 2% 8,224
Once or twice a month 49% 46% 4% 2% 2,878
Several times a year 48% 48% 3% 2% 2,435
Seldom/never 57% 38% 4% 2% 4,040
Don't know 58% 29% 7% 6% 250

Views about abortion among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 47% 49% 4% 8,224
Once or twice a month 53% 44% 3% 2,878
Several times a year 55% 41% 3% 2,435
Seldom/never 51% 45% 4% 4,040
Don't know 30% 64% 7% 250

Views about homosexuality among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 55% 38% 4% 3% 8,224
Once or twice a month 60% 34% 3% 3% 2,878
Several times a year 63% 30% 4% 2% 2,435
Seldom/never 56% 36% 4% 4% 4,040
Don't know 31% 53% 6% 10% 250

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

% of married adults who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,224. 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 46% 46% 7% 8,224
Once or twice a month 53% 42% 5% 2,878
Several times a year 54% 40% 6% 2,435
Seldom/never 45% 47% 8% 4,040
Don't know 22% 62% 16% 250

Views about environmental regulation among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 41% 54% 3% 3% 8,224
Once or twice a month 39% 57% 2% 2% 2,878
Several times a year 38% 58% 2% 2% 2,435
Seldom/never 46% 49% 3% 2% 4,040
Don't know 41% 40% 7% 12% 250

Views about human evolution among married adults by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of married adults 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 = 8,224. 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% 26% 5% 37% 4% 8,224
Once or twice a month 32% 26% 4% 34% 3% 2,878
Several times a year 34% 27% 4% 32% 3% 2,435
Seldom/never 28% 24% 3% 40% 5% 4,040
Don't know 7% 18% 8% 46% 20% 250