Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among parents

% of parents who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,366. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 43% 17% 14% 25% 1% 8,366
2007 36% 15% 15% 31% 3% 10,705

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among parents by religious group

% of parents 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 42% 16% 16% 25% 1% 1,761
Evangelical Protestant 44% 17% 12% 26% 1% 2,175
Historically Black Protestant 35% 16% 12% 35% 2% 487
Jewish 42% 22% 16% 21% < 1% 184
Mainline Protestant 39% 17% 17% 25% 1% 1,218
Mormon 45% 25% 17% 13% < 1% 242
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 18% 13% 25% < 1% 1,744

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

DemographicInformation

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

% of parents who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,607. 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% 65% 16% 2% 3,607
Once or twice a month 17% 70% 12% 1% 1,456
Several times a year 15% 70% 13% 2% 1,161
Seldom/never 17% 70% 12% 2% 1,956

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

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,607. 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% 23% 54% 16% 1% < 1% 3,607
Once or twice a month 5% 24% 58% 13% < 1% < 1% 1,456
Several times a year 6% 22% 57% 13% 1% < 1% 1,161
Seldom/never 7% 24% 56% 12% 1% < 1% 1,956

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

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 54% 3,653
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 1,471
Several times a year 41% 59% 1,171
Seldom/never 41% 59% 1,997

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

% of parents who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,601. 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% 12% 3% 23% 5% 3,601
Once or twice a month 64% 11% 4% 16% 4% 1,453
Several times a year 63% 9% 6% 20% 3% 1,167
Seldom/never 60% 16% 4% 18% 3% 1,983

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

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,612. 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% 8% 68% 3,612
Once or twice a month 18% 8% 74% 1,458
Several times a year 22% 8% 70% 1,162
Seldom/never 17% 8% 75% 1,957

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

% of parents 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 = 3,372. 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% 17% 27% 20% 3,372
Once or twice a month 25% 20% 28% 26% 1,379
Several times a year 26% 17% 29% 28% 1,077
Seldom/never 33% 20% 28% 19% 1,838

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

% of parents who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,641. 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% 31% 18% 12% 3,641
Once or twice a month 28% 35% 22% 15% 1,466
Several times a year 30% 32% 22% 16% 1,170
Seldom/never 44% 32% 15% 8% 1,986

Marital status among parents by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,647. 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% 9% 13% 2% 11% 3,647
Once or twice a month 69% 8% 12% 1% 10% 1,469
Several times a year 71% 8% 10% 2% 9% 1,168
Seldom/never 64% 9% 11% 1% 14% 1,991

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of parents who say they…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 19% 4% 1% 7% 2% 3,653
Once or twice a month 65% 21% 5% < 1% 7% 2% 1,471
Several times a year 59% 25% 6% < 1% 7% 2% 1,171
Seldom/never 66% 21% 4% 1% 7% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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 62% 21% 8% 9% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 55% 26% 10% 8% < 1% 1,471
Several times a year 49% 32% 11% 8% < 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 53% 28% 10% 8% < 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 32% 25% < 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 39% 35% 26% < 1% 1,471
Several times a year 31% 44% 25% < 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 34% 38% 28% < 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 14% 4% 16% < 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 56% 19% 7% 18% < 1% 1,471
Several times a year 50% 18% 8% 23% 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 53% 17% 6% 23% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 33% 11% 8% 47% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 25% 14% 9% 51% < 1% 1,471
Several times a year 19% 11% 11% 58% < 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 22% 10% 9% 59% < 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 52% 8% 4% 36% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 37% 11% 4% 47% 1% 1,471
Several times a year 26% 9% 8% 57% 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 25% 6% 3% 66% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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 73% 14% 5% 8% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 55% 24% 9% 11% 2% 1,471
Several times a year 43% 19% 21% 15% 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 49% 13% 11% 26% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 11% 40% 9% 2% 3,653
Once or twice a month 35% 9% 45% 9% 2% 1,471
Several times a year 30% 9% 47% 11% 3% 1,171
Seldom/never 34% 6% 50% 8% 2% 1,997

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

% of parents who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 63% 1% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 38% 59% 2% 1% 1,471
Several times a year 33% 66% 1% 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 34% 65% 1% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 10% 8% 35% 1% 3,653
Once or twice a month 37% 13% 8% 41% < 1% 1,471
Several times a year 26% 12% 14% 48% < 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 31% 10% 8% 52% < 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 27% 2% 31% 6% 3,653
Once or twice a month 29% 29% 3% 33% 7% 1,471
Several times a year 27% 33% 2% 31% 7% 1,171
Seldom/never 35% 30% 3% 25% 7% 1,997

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

% of parents who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 20% 8% 3,653
Once or twice a month 76% 18% 6% 1,471
Several times a year 75% 18% 6% 1,171
Seldom/never 80% 14% 5% 1,997

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

% of parents who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 33% 8% 3,653
Once or twice a month 64% 29% 7% 1,471
Several times a year 61% 31% 8% 1,171
Seldom/never 67% 27% 6% 1,997

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of parents who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 22% 41% 3,653
Once or twice a month 39% 18% 43% 1,471
Several times a year 40% 18% 42% 1,171
Seldom/never 38% 22% 41% 1,997

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

% of parents who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 30% 25% 7% 3,653
Once or twice a month 36% 35% 24% 5% 1,471
Several times a year 32% 40% 24% 4% 1,171
Seldom/never 38% 34% 19% 8% 1,997

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

% of parents who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 45% 4% 3% 3,653
Once or twice a month 52% 43% 2% 3% 1,471
Several times a year 53% 43% 2% 2% 1,171
Seldom/never 48% 46% 2% 3% 1,997

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

% of parents who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 43% 51% 4% 2% 3,653
Once or twice a month 47% 47% 4% 2% 1,471
Several times a year 46% 50% 3% 1% 1,171
Seldom/never 50% 44% 4% 1% 1,997

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

% of parents who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 3,653
Once or twice a month 51% 47% 2% 1,471
Several times a year 53% 44% 3% 1,171
Seldom/never 50% 47% 3% 1,997

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

% of parents who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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 59% 34% 4% 3% 3,653
Once or twice a month 65% 29% 3% 3% 1,471
Several times a year 68% 26% 4% 3% 1,171
Seldom/never 62% 30% 4% 4% 1,997

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

% of parents who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 52% 41% 7% 3,653
Once or twice a month 57% 37% 6% 1,471
Several times a year 60% 34% 6% 1,171
Seldom/never 50% 40% 10% 1,997

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

% of parents who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 57% 2% 3% 3,653
Once or twice a month 35% 60% 2% 3% 1,471
Several times a year 35% 61% 3% 2% 1,171
Seldom/never 41% 54% 3% 2% 1,997

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

% of parents who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 30% 27% 3% 36% 4% 3,653
Once or twice a month 32% 28% 3% 34% 4% 1,471
Several times a year 36% 25% 4% 32% 3% 1,171
Seldom/never 31% 25% 3% 38% 4% 1,997