Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 13,702. 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 45% 15% 12% 26% 2% 13,702

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Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by religious group

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 43% 13% 14% 28% 2% 2,547
Evangelical Protestant 48% 15% 10% 24% 2% 5,738
Historically Black Protestant 43% 16% 11% 28% 2% 994
Jehovah's Witness 63% 11% 6% 16% 4% 188
Jewish 46% 15% 12% 26% 1% 119
Mainline Protestant 40% 17% 13% 28% 2% 2,103
Mormon 50% 24% 12% 13% < 1% 468
Muslim 55% 15% 5% 21% 4% 117
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 41% 13% 11% 33% 1% 1,117

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,280. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 14% 30% 31% 25% 6,280
Once or twice a month 19% 33% 30% 18% 2,032
Several times a year 14% 34% 29% 24% 1,528
Seldom/never 12% 34% 29% 25% 3,276
Don't know 9% 26% 27% 39% 279

Generational cohort among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,280. 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 8% 10% 26% 38% 16% 2% 6,280
Once or twice a month 13% 12% 28% 35% 12% 1% 2,032
Several times a year 7% 12% 27% 35% 16% 2% 1,528
Seldom/never 7% 10% 29% 35% 17% 2% 3,276
Don't know 6% 4% 24% 36% 27% 3% 279

Gender composition among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 49% 6,433
Once or twice a month 53% 47% 2,062
Several times a year 56% 44% 1,556
Seldom/never 52% 48% 3,350
Don't know 43% 57% 301

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,330. 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 64% 14% 2% 16% 4% 6,330
Once or twice a month 68% 14% 3% 11% 4% 2,041
Several times a year 66% 13% 5% 15% 2% 1,545
Seldom/never 67% 16% 3% 11% 4% 3,304
Don't know 63% 13% 3% 17% 3% 288

Immigrant status among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,348. 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% 7% 76% 6,348
Once or twice a month 12% 7% 81% 2,036
Several times a year 18% 7% 75% 1,538
Seldom/never 11% 7% 82% 3,304
Don't know 22% 7% 70% 286

Income distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 5,520. 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 40% 21% 26% 13% 5,520
Once or twice a month 31% 22% 30% 17% 1,838
Several times a year 36% 18% 27% 19% 1,371
Seldom/never 36% 23% 26% 15% 2,842
Don't know 46% 25% 20% 9% 191

Educational distribution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 6,390. 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% 31% 14% 8% 6,390
Once or twice a month 42% 34% 15% 9% 2,053
Several times a year 46% 30% 15% 9% 1,548
Seldom/never 55% 29% 11% 4% 3,329
Don't know 60% 22% 12% 6% 291

Marital status among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 6,403. 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% 4% 14% 9% 18% 6,403
Once or twice a month 55% 4% 13% 6% 22% 2,058
Several times a year 58% 4% 12% 9% 17% 1,553
Seldom/never 56% 5% 14% 10% 16% 3,338
Don't know 56% 4% 14% 14% 12% 289

Parent of children under 18 among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,401. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 71% 6,401
Once or twice a month 31% 69% 2,055
Several times a year 30% 70% 1,550
Seldom/never 29% 71% 3,340
Don't know 22% 78% 298

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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 85% 11% 2% 1% 1% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 84% 12% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 2,062
Several times a year 76% 16% 3% 1% 3% 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 80% 13% 3% 1% 3% 1% 3,350
Don't know 82% 13% 3% 1% 1% 2% 301

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 12% 3% 3% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 77% 17% 4% 2% < 1% 2,062
Several times a year 69% 22% 5% 3% < 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 68% 21% 6% 4% < 1% 3,350
Don't know 85% 8% 2% 1% 3% 301

Attendance at religious services among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 23% 14% < 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 58% 28% 13% < 1% 2,062
Several times a year 49% 34% 16% 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 48% 30% 22% < 1% 3,350
Don't know 61% 22% 12% 5% 301

Frequency of prayer among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. 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% 10% 2% 6% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 74% 15% 4% 6% < 1% 2,062
Several times a year 64% 17% 6% 12% < 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 64% 16% 5% 14% 1% 3,350
Don't know 81% 8% 3% 4% 5% 301

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 11% 8% 31% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 40% 16% 10% 34% 1% 2,062
Several times a year 31% 11% 14% 44% < 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 32% 9% 9% 49% 1% 3,350
Don't know 49% 11% 5% 30% 5% 301

Frequency of meditation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 6% 3% 27% 2% 6,433
Once or twice a month 46% 10% 4% 38% 1% 2,062
Several times a year 35% 9% 8% 45% 2% 1,556
Seldom/never 34% 6% 3% 55% 2% 3,350
Don't know 49% 4% 2% 25% 21% 301

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 82% 8% 3% 6% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 68% 18% 6% 6% 1% 2,062
Several times a year 54% 16% 19% 11% 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 58% 12% 7% 22% 1% 3,350
Don't know 68% 5% 5% 7% 16% 301

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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 61% 5% 27% 5% 2% 6,433
Once or twice a month 56% 5% 33% 4% 2% 2,062
Several times a year 48% 5% 38% 5% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 48% 4% 41% 5% 2% 3,350
Don't know 65% 5% 21% 1% 7% 301

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 46% 2% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 49% 48% 1% 1% 2,062
Several times a year 43% 54% 1% 2% 1,556
Seldom/never 41% 57% 1% 1% 3,350
Don't know 47% 43% 4% 7% 301

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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 67% 9% 5% 18% 1% 6,433
Once or twice a month 57% 13% 8% 22% < 1% 2,062
Several times a year 42% 12% 13% 33% 1% 1,556
Seldom/never 44% 10% 7% 37% 1% 3,350
Don't know 61% 11% 4% 16% 9% 301

Interpreting scripture among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 27% 4% 11% 5% 6,433
Once or twice a month 49% 34% 3% 10% 4% 2,062
Several times a year 46% 30% 3% 16% 5% 1,556
Seldom/never 52% 26% 4% 13% 5% 3,350
Don't know 61% 11% 13% 2% 12% 301

Belief in Heaven among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. 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% 9% 7% 6,433
Once or twice a month 87% 7% 6% 2,062
Several times a year 85% 9% 6% 1,556
Seldom/never 86% 9% 5% 3,350
Don't know 79% 8% 14% 301

Belief in Hell among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. 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% 17% 7% 6,433
Once or twice a month 78% 15% 7% 2,062
Several times a year 73% 18% 8% 1,556
Seldom/never 75% 18% 7% 3,350
Don't know 73% 12% 14% 301

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 18% 29% 6,433
Once or twice a month 58% 13% 29% 2,062
Several times a year 53% 16% 31% 1,556
Seldom/never 51% 16% 33% 3,350
Don't know 38% 29% 33% 301

Political ideology among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,433. 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% 23% 12% 6% 6,433
Once or twice a month 58% 28% 9% 5% 2,062
Several times a year 54% 30% 12% 4% 1,556
Seldom/never 53% 27% 13% 7% 3,350
Don't know 49% 17% 11% 23% 301

Views about size of government among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 33% 2% 3% 6,433
Once or twice a month 65% 31% 1% 2% 2,062
Several times a year 62% 33% 2% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 60% 35% 2% 3% 3,350
Don't know 53% 28% 9% 10% 301

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 38% 4% 2% 6,433
Once or twice a month 59% 36% 3% 2% 2,062
Several times a year 55% 38% 3% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 58% 37% 4% 2% 3,350
Don't know 56% 30% 7% 7% 301

Views about abortion among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 70% 4% 6,433
Once or twice a month 30% 67% 3% 2,062
Several times a year 34% 63% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 35% 62% 3% 3,350
Don't know 19% 73% 8% 301

Views about homosexuality among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 71% 4% 3% 6,433
Once or twice a month 25% 69% 3% 3% 2,062
Several times a year 27% 64% 5% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 24% 69% 4% 3% 3,350
Don't know 14% 73% 6% 7% 301

Views about environmental regulation among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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% 42% 3% 3% 6,433
Once or twice a month 50% 45% 2% 3% 2,062
Several times a year 50% 44% 2% 3% 1,556
Seldom/never 51% 43% 2% 4% 3,350
Don't know 47% 30% 7% 16% 301

Views about human evolution among adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 6,433. 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 13% 24% 3% 55% 5% 6,433
Once or twice a month 14% 24% 3% 55% 4% 2,062
Several times a year 16% 26% 2% 50% 6% 1,556
Seldom/never 17% 22% 2% 54% 5% 3,350
Don't know 6% 14% 6% 53% 21% 301