Frequency of meditation among second generation immigrants

% of second generation immigrants who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 38% 9% 5% 48% 1% 3,395
2007 38% 7% 5% 47% 2% 3,018

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Frequency of meditation among second generation immigrants by religious group

% of second generation immigrants who meditate…

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 39% 10% 5% 45% 1% 1,028
Evangelical Protestant 53% 6% 3% 37% 1% 522
Jewish 26% 8% 6% 58% 3% 199
Mainline Protestant 40% 7% 5% 46% 2% 406
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 25% 11% 5% 59% 1% 845

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,349. 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% 28% 20% 24% 1,349
Once or twice a month 41% 31% 12% 16% 296
Several times a year 50% 20% 11% 18% 148
Seldom/never 43% 27% 16% 14% 1,479

Generational cohort among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,349. 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 20% 14% 22% 23% 16% 4% 1,349
Once or twice a month 32% 17% 24% 15% 10% 2% 296
Several times a year 36% 16% 18% 16% 12% 2% 148
Seldom/never 33% 15% 22% 19% 9% 2% 1,479

Gender composition among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 57% 1,379
Once or twice a month 55% 45% 302
Several times a year 56% 44% 151
Seldom/never 51% 49% 1,510

Racial and ethnic composition among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,353. 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% 6% 5% 35% 5% 1,353
Once or twice a month 41% 7% 12% 35% 5% 297
Several times a year 49% 6% 11% 28% 6% 150
Seldom/never 50% 5% 10% 32% 3% 1,492

Income distribution among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who have a household income of…

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,179. 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 39% 20% 23% 18% 1,179
Once or twice a month 28% 20% 29% 24% 268
Several times a year 30% 27% 24% 19% 133
Seldom/never 33% 21% 27% 20% 1,311

Educational distribution among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,376. 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% 36% 18% 12% 1,376
Once or twice a month 34% 36% 18% 12% 300
Several times a year 37% 27% 22% 15% 151
Seldom/never 39% 34% 17% 9% 1,510

Marital status among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,369. 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 39% 8% 13% 10% 30% 1,369
Once or twice a month 31% 11% 8% 5% 45% 301
Several times a year 29% 8% 9% 4% 49% 150
Seldom/never 35% 8% 8% 5% 43% 1,503

Parent of children under 18 among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,374. 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 23% 77% 1,374
Once or twice a month 19% 81% 301
Several times a year 19% 81% 151
Seldom/never 24% 76% 1,508

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say they…

Frequency of meditation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 16% 4% 1% 6% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 42% 32% 13% < 1% 10% 2% 302
Several times a year 45% 26% 12% < 1% 15% 1% 151
Seldom/never 46% 20% 9% 1% 21% 3% 1,510

Importance of religion in one's life among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 22% 8% 8% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 39% 30% 19% 12% 1% 302
Several times a year 28% 39% 18% 15% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 32% 32% 17% 20% < 1% 1,510

Attendance at religious services among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 28% 25% < 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 24% 41% 35% < 1% 302
Several times a year 19% 46% 35% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 20% 39% 41% < 1% 1,510

Frequency of prayer among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 15% 3% 11% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 32% 25% 12% 30% 1% 302
Several times a year 33% 16% 11% 40% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 35% 14% 8% 43% < 1% 1,510

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 11% 7% 50% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 11% 12% 6% 71% < 1% 302
Several times a year 8% 3% 16% 72% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 11% 7% 6% 76% < 1% 1,510

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 76% 12% 5% 6% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 47% 28% 7% 16% 2% 302
Several times a year 39% 19% 30% 11% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 39% 16% 12% 31% 1% 1,510

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 13% 9% 14% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month 51% 19% 16% 14% < 1% 302
Several times a year 43% 23% 18% 15% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 36% 15% 14% 34% 1% 1,510

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 15% 38% 7% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month 14% 21% 50% 13% 2% 302
Several times a year 13% 17% 60% 9% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 19% 13% 52% 15% 2% 1,510

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say…

Frequency of meditation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 32% 65% 1% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month 21% 77% 1% 1% 302
Several times a year 20% 79% < 1% 1% 151
Seldom/never 25% 74% 1% < 1% 1,510

Frequency of reading scripture among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 10% 7% 35% < 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month 18% 14% 10% 58% < 1% 302
Several times a year 12% 8% 19% 62% < 1% 151
Seldom/never 15% 11% 8% 66% < 1% 1,510

Interpreting scripture among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of meditation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 32% 27% 2% 32% 7% 1,379
Once or twice a month 11% 28% 1% 52% 8% 302
Several times a year 12% 28% 3% 52% 4% 151
Seldom/never 18% 27% 1% 48% 5% 1,510

Belief in Heaven among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 19% 7% 1,379
Once or twice a month 65% 29% 6% 302
Several times a year 65% 31% 5% 151
Seldom/never 61% 32% 6% 1,510

Belief in Hell among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 54% 37% 8% 1,379
Once or twice a month 45% 47% 8% 302
Several times a year 49% 42% 9% 151
Seldom/never 47% 46% 7% 1,510

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 32% 17% 51% 1,379
Once or twice a month 30% 13% 57% 302
Several times a year 25% 13% 62% 151
Seldom/never 32% 16% 51% 1,510

Political ideology among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 32% 29% 6% 1,379
Once or twice a month 23% 42% 31% 4% 302
Several times a year 20% 51% 27% 2% 151
Seldom/never 28% 35% 33% 4% 1,510

Views about size of government among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 3% 3% 1,379
Once or twice a month 46% 48% 3% 4% 302
Several times a year 46% 50% 1% 2% 151
Seldom/never 50% 45% 2% 2% 1,510

Views about government aid to the poor among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 57% 4% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month 40% 55% 4% 1% 302
Several times a year 44% 52% 4% 1% 151
Seldom/never 44% 51% 3% 2% 1,510

Views about abortion among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say abortion should be…

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 41% 4% 1,379
Once or twice a month 68% 26% 6% 302
Several times a year 72% 26% 2% 151
Seldom/never 67% 30% 3% 1,510

Views about homosexuality among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 29% 4% 4% 1,379
Once or twice a month 81% 15% 2% 2% 302
Several times a year 82% 13% 3% 2% 151
Seldom/never 77% 17% 3% 3% 1,510

Views about same-sex marriage among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 36% 9% 1,379
Once or twice a month 76% 19% 4% 302
Several times a year 68% 26% 6% 151
Seldom/never 71% 23% 6% 1,510

Views about environmental regulation among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say…

Frequency of meditation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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% 61% 2% 3% 1,379
Once or twice a month 31% 65% 2% 2% 302
Several times a year 30% 69% < 1% 1% 151
Seldom/never 36% 61% 2% 2% 1,510

Views about human evolution among second generation immigrants by frequency of meditation

% of second generation immigrants who say humans…

Frequency of meditation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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 32% 25% 5% 34% 5% 1,379
Once or twice a month 49% 25% 5% 20% 2% 302
Several times a year 44% 25% 5% 24% 3% 151
Seldom/never 49% 22% 3% 23% 3% 1,510