Frequency of meditation among adults living with a partner

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 2,128. 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 35% 10% 6% 49% 1% 2,128
2007 32% 7% 5% 54% 1% 1,753

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Frequency of meditation among adults living with a partner by religious group

% of adults living with a partner 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 33% 11% 7% 47% 2% 455
Evangelical Protestant 47% 9% 3% 40% 1% 333
Mainline Protestant 26% 11% 10% 53% < 1% 261
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 11% 5% 58% < 1% 779

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 742. 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% 44% 20% 6% 742
Once or twice a month 31% 51% 13% 5% 195
Several times a year 35% 40% 18% 7% 125
Seldom/never 41% 39% 15% 5% 1,023

Generational cohort among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 742. 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 15% 26% 33% 22% 4% < 1% 742
Once or twice a month 16% 28% 38% 16% 2% < 1% 195
Several times a year 14% 37% 25% 21% 3% < 1% 125
Seldom/never 21% 31% 28% 17% 2% < 1% 1,023

Gender composition among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 749
Once or twice a month 38% 62% 196
Several times a year 48% 52% 126
Seldom/never 51% 49% 1,038

Racial and ethnic composition among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 742. 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% 14% 2% 26% 6% 742
Once or twice a month 56% 3% 4% 30% 7% 194
Several times a year 65% 9% 6% 16% 3% 126
Seldom/never 66% 11% 2% 19% 4% 1,031

Immigrant status among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 736. 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 19% 12% 69% 736
Once or twice a month 25% 14% 61% 193
Several times a year 17% 9% 73% 126
Seldom/never 13% 11% 76% 1,028

Income distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 692. 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% 23% 18% 9% 692
Once or twice a month 47% 19% 20% 14% 177
Several times a year 37% 18% 28% 17% 122
Seldom/never 40% 24% 22% 15% 958

Educational distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 744. 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% 35% 14% 7% 744
Once or twice a month 40% 35% 15% 10% 194
Several times a year 27% 38% 19% 16% 125
Seldom/never 43% 33% 16% 8% 1,034

Parent of children under 18 among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 747. 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% 67% 747
Once or twice a month 38% 62% 196
Several times a year 30% 70% 126
Seldom/never 37% 63% 1,035

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 23% 5% 1% 10% 2% 749
Once or twice a month 38% 37% 11% < 1% 11% 2% 196
Several times a year 36% 38% 10% < 1% 14% 2% 126
Seldom/never 43% 26% 9% 1% 19% 3% 1,038

Importance of religion in one's life among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 27% 9% 13% < 1% 749
Once or twice a month 35% 37% 16% 12% < 1% 196
Several times a year 25% 38% 20% 16% 1% 126
Seldom/never 26% 37% 16% 21% < 1% 1,038

Attendance at religious services among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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 27% 38% 34% 1% 749
Once or twice a month 16% 44% 40% < 1% 196
Several times a year 6% 46% 49% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 10% 37% 52% < 1% 1,038

Frequency of prayer among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 15% 4% 17% < 1% 749
Once or twice a month 39% 17% 12% 32% < 1% 196
Several times a year 27% 26% 15% 32% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 31% 16% 10% 43% < 1% 1,038

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 12% 8% 56% 1% 749
Once or twice a month 13% 12% 8% 68% < 1% 196
Several times a year 1% 4% 16% 78% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 7% 5% 7% 82% < 1% 1,038

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 68% 15% 6% 9% 1% 749
Once or twice a month 48% 23% 14% 15% < 1% 196
Several times a year 36% 20% 25% 17% 2% 126
Seldom/never 42% 17% 11% 29% 1% 1,038

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 14% 9% 13% 1% 749
Once or twice a month 46% 20% 20% 15% < 1% 196
Several times a year 39% 20% 24% 17% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 39% 16% 14% 30% 1% 1,038

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 16% 45% 10% 3% 749
Once or twice a month 15% 16% 57% 11% < 1% 196
Several times a year 14% 17% 57% 10% 2% 126
Seldom/never 13% 12% 62% 12% 1% 1,038

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 74% 2% 1% 749
Once or twice a month 20% 78% 2% < 1% 196
Several times a year 16% 82% 1% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 25% 74% 1% 1% 1,038

Frequency of reading scripture among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 15% 7% 39% < 1% 749
Once or twice a month 18% 14% 12% 55% < 1% 196
Several times a year 7% 8% 19% 67% < 1% 126
Seldom/never 12% 8% 7% 72% < 1% 1,038

Interpreting scripture among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 19% 2% 41% 10% 749
Once or twice a month 20% 20% < 1% 51% 9% 196
Several times a year 15% 22% 1% 53% 8% 126
Seldom/never 17% 23% 1% 52% 7% 1,038

Belief in Heaven among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 27% 6% 749
Once or twice a month 64% 28% 9% 196
Several times a year 60% 31% 9% 126
Seldom/never 64% 31% 6% 1,038

Belief in Hell among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 38% 8% 749
Once or twice a month 46% 49% 5% 196
Several times a year 38% 49% 13% 126
Seldom/never 49% 44% 7% 1,038

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 23% 54% 749
Once or twice a month 27% 22% 52% 196
Several times a year 23% 16% 61% 126
Seldom/never 27% 22% 50% 1,038

Political ideology among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 34% 36% 6% 749
Once or twice a month 23% 35% 36% 5% 196
Several times a year 17% 34% 43% 6% 126
Seldom/never 27% 36% 32% 6% 1,038

Views about size of government among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 41% 51% 5% 3% 749
Once or twice a month 37% 57% 3% 3% 196
Several times a year 38% 50% 4% 8% 126
Seldom/never 43% 52% 2% 3% 1,038

Views about government aid to the poor among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 62% 5% 2% 749
Once or twice a month 30% 68% 2% < 1% 196
Several times a year 29% 62% 3% 5% 126
Seldom/never 42% 53% 4% 1% 1,038

Views about abortion among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 36% 4% 749
Once or twice a month 70% 27% 3% 196
Several times a year 73% 23% 4% 126
Seldom/never 65% 32% 3% 1,038

Views about homosexuality among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 20% 4% 2% 749
Once or twice a month 82% 12% 4% 1% 196
Several times a year 84% 11% 2% 4% 126
Seldom/never 81% 13% 4% 2% 1,038

Views about same-sex marriage among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 749. 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% 23% 5% 749
Once or twice a month 73% 20% 7% 196
Several times a year 76% 18% 6% 126
Seldom/never 73% 21% 6% 1,038

Views about environmental regulation among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 749. 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% 66% 2% 2% 749
Once or twice a month 30% 68% < 1% 2% 196
Several times a year 27% 67% 4% 2% 126
Seldom/never 33% 63% 2% 2% 1,038

Views about human evolution among adults living with a partner by frequency of meditation

% of adults living with a partner 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
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At least once a week 39% 29% 4% 25% 3% 749
Once or twice a month 42% 27% 4% 24% 3% 196
Several times a year 46% 32% 4% 11% 7% 126
Seldom/never 51% 23% 3% 22% 2% 1,038