Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 8,723. 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 37% 9% 4% 49% 1% 8,723
2007 35% 7% 4% 52% 1% 9,175

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Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 34% 8% 5% 52% 1% 1,720
Evangelical Protestant 45% 7% 3% 43% 2% 2,200
Historically Black Protestant 58% 8% 4% 30% 1% 379
Jewish 25% 7% 10% 58% < 1% 190
Mainline Protestant 34% 11% 5% 49% 1% 1,578
Mormon 61% 10% 2% 25% 2% 203
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 23% 10% 5% 62% 1% 1,920

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,459. 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% 34% 33% 19% 3,459
Once or twice a month 25% 39% 24% 13% 754
Several times a year 21% 43% 24% 13% 394
Seldom/never 23% 41% 25% 11% 3,935
Don't know 9% 36% 26% 28% 101

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,459. 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% 11% 28% 40% 12% 1% 3,459
Once or twice a month 15% 20% 28% 28% 8% < 1% 754
Several times a year 9% 19% 34% 28% 9% < 1% 394
Seldom/never 15% 17% 33% 29% 6% < 1% 3,935
Don't know 6% 7% 32% 36% 17% 1% 101

Gender composition among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 51% 3,498
Once or twice a month 49% 51% 763
Several times a year 57% 43% 397
Seldom/never 55% 45% 3,960
Don't know 56% 44% 105

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,451. 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% 12% 3% 10% 4% 3,451
Once or twice a month 75% 9% 4% 9% 3% 755
Several times a year 76% 8% 5% 6% 4% 393
Seldom/never 80% 6% 4% 8% 2% 3,928

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,482. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 10% 9% 81% 3,482
Once or twice a month 8% 12% 80% 757
Several times a year 12% 10% 79% 395
Seldom/never 9% 10% 81% 3,936
Don't know 10% 10% 80% 105

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,490. 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% 36% 24% 15% 3,490
Once or twice a month 21% 37% 26% 17% 762
Several times a year 21% 34% 27% 19% 397
Seldom/never 32% 36% 21% 11% 3,955
Don't know 27% 38% 18% 18% 105

Marital status among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,496. 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 63% 5% 11% 4% 16% 3,496
Once or twice a month 54% 6% 10% 2% 27% 762
Several times a year 60% 11% 7% 3% 19% 397
Seldom/never 61% 7% 8% 2% 22% 3,956
Don't know 66% 2% 4% 6% 22% 104

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,491. 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% 70% 3,491
Once or twice a month 30% 70% 762
Several times a year 32% 68% 396
Seldom/never 33% 67% 3,954
Don't know 27% 73% 105

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 13% 3% 1% 5% 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 55% 25% 6% 1% 11% 2% 763
Several times a year 51% 27% 7% < 1% 11% 4% 397
Seldom/never 53% 22% 7% < 1% 15% 3% 3,960
Don't know 73% 8% 4% 3% 8% 3% 105

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 18% 6% 8% 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 43% 29% 16% 11% < 1% 763
Several times a year 39% 32% 14% 14% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 38% 30% 16% 16% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 73% 5% 12% 3% 8% 105

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 20% < 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 31% 41% 28% < 1% 763
Several times a year 25% 43% 32% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 26% 37% 37% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 53% 28% 16% 4% 105

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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 75% 12% 2% 11% < 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 44% 19% 10% 27% < 1% 763
Several times a year 40% 17% 12% 31% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 39% 18% 7% 35% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 67% 9% 2% 13% 9% 105

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 11% 9% 41% < 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 21% 12% 10% 57% < 1% 763
Several times a year 8% 12% 15% 65% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 14% 7% 7% 72% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 40% 9% 11% 33% 7% 105

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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 79% 11% 5% 5% 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 55% 25% 10% 9% 1% 763
Several times a year 46% 19% 25% 10% 1% 397
Seldom/never 43% 17% 13% 25% 1% 3,960
Don't know 61% 16% 2% 9% 12% 105

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 16% 9% 14% 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 47% 22% 17% 14% < 1% 763
Several times a year 40% 22% 22% 17% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 32% 18% 17% 32% 1% 3,960
Don't know 46% 11% 12% 18% 13% 105

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 11% 34% 6% 3% 3,498
Once or twice a month 26% 17% 46% 10% 1% 763
Several times a year 25% 14% 49% 11% 1% 397
Seldom/never 26% 10% 53% 10% 2% 3,960
Don't know 55% 8% 24% 3% 10% 105

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 55% 2% 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 34% 65% 1% < 1% 763
Several times a year 32% 68% < 1% < 1% 397
Seldom/never 34% 64% 1% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 54% 41% 2% 3% 105

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 9% 7% 28% < 1% 3,498
Once or twice a month 23% 18% 11% 48% < 1% 763
Several times a year 17% 9% 25% 48% 1% 397
Seldom/never 20% 9% 8% 63% < 1% 3,960
Don't know 53% 6% 6% 20% 15% 105

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 30% 3% 27% 6% 3,498
Once or twice a month 17% 28% 1% 48% 6% 763
Several times a year 14% 33% 1% 47% 5% 397
Seldom/never 20% 30% 2% 43% 6% 3,960
Don't know 37% 26% 5% 20% 12% 105

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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 75% 18% 7% 3,498
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 7% 763
Several times a year 62% 33% 5% 397
Seldom/never 68% 26% 6% 3,960
Don't know 67% 15% 18% 105

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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% 32% 8% 3,498
Once or twice a month 49% 45% 7% 763
Several times a year 47% 45% 8% 397
Seldom/never 55% 39% 6% 3,960
Don't know 63% 16% 21% 105

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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 45% 13% 42% 3,498
Once or twice a month 38% 11% 51% 763
Several times a year 37% 11% 52% 397
Seldom/never 46% 13% 41% 3,960
Don't know 54% 18% 27% 105

Political ideology among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 32% 21% 3% 3,498
Once or twice a month 32% 37% 29% 2% 763
Several times a year 24% 45% 29% 2% 397
Seldom/never 38% 35% 23% 4% 3,960
Don't know 54% 23% 16% 7% 105

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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% 32% 3% 3% 3,498
Once or twice a month 56% 39% 2% 2% 763
Several times a year 57% 37% 3% 2% 397
Seldom/never 62% 33% 2% 3% 3,960
Don't know 69% 19% 3% 10% 105

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 45% 4% 2% 3,498
Once or twice a month 44% 52% 3% < 1% 763
Several times a year 45% 49% 4% 2% 397
Seldom/never 55% 40% 3% 1% 3,960
Don't know 62% 26% 7% 5% 105

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 47% 4% 3,498
Once or twice a month 65% 32% 3% 763
Several times a year 66% 33% 2% 397
Seldom/never 61% 37% 2% 3,960
Don't know 31% 56% 14% 105

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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% 39% 4% 3% 3,498
Once or twice a month 73% 22% 4% 2% 763
Several times a year 74% 21% 3% 2% 397
Seldom/never 69% 26% 4% 2% 3,960
Don't know 34% 54% 4% 8% 105

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,498. 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% 48% 6% 3,498
Once or twice a month 66% 30% 5% 763
Several times a year 63% 33% 5% 397
Seldom/never 61% 33% 5% 3,960
Don't know 28% 52% 20% 105

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. 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% 58% 2% 2% 3,498
Once or twice a month 27% 69% 2% 1% 763
Several times a year 30% 67% 3% 1% 397
Seldom/never 36% 60% 2% 1% 3,960
Don't know 57% 33% 3% 7% 105

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of meditation

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 3,498. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 25% 27% 4% 40% 4% 3,498
Once or twice a month 44% 29% 4% 22% 1% 763
Several times a year 45% 27% 5% 21% 2% 397
Seldom/never 42% 25% 2% 28% 2% 3,960
Don't know 13% 21% 10% 49% 6% 105