Frequency of meditation among never married adults

% of never married adults 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 = 6,966. 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 32% 10% 5% 52% 1% 6,966
2007 31% 8% 4% 55% 2% 4,995

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Frequency of meditation among never married adults by religious group

% of never married adults 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 32% 9% 6% 52% 1% 1,292
Evangelical Protestant 40% 10% 3% 46% 1% 1,214
Historically Black Protestant 42% 11% 3% 42% 2% 600
Jewish 25% 10% 9% 54% 2% 138
Mainline Protestant 25% 11% 5% 59% 1% 788
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 23% 10% 5% 60% 1% 2,289

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,300. 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% 31% 14% 4% 2,300
Once or twice a month 64% 26% 8% 2% 663
Several times a year 65% 27% 6% 2% 335
Seldom/never 66% 23% 9% 2% 3,497

Generational cohort among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,300. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 36% 23% 23% 16% 2% < 1% 2,300
Once or twice a month 48% 25% 17% 9% 1% < 1% 663
Several times a year 48% 25% 19% 7% 2% < 1% 335
Seldom/never 51% 23% 16% 10% 1% < 1% 3,497

Gender composition among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. 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% 47% 2,334
Once or twice a month 55% 45% 668
Several times a year 58% 42% 338
Seldom/never 56% 44% 3,531

Racial and ethnic composition among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,295. 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% 24% 4% 21% 6% 2,295
Once or twice a month 49% 19% 6% 19% 5% 659
Several times a year 53% 13% 9% 21% 4% 336
Seldom/never 57% 16% 7% 16% 5% 3,502

Immigrant status among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,298. 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 18% 14% 68% 2,298
Once or twice a month 13% 17% 70% 656
Several times a year 19% 19% 62% 335
Seldom/never 12% 16% 72% 3,464

Income distribution among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,037. 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% 19% 20% 10% 2,037
Once or twice a month 39% 22% 25% 13% 601
Several times a year 42% 23% 20% 15% 289
Seldom/never 42% 22% 23% 13% 3,100

Educational distribution among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,325. 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% 8% 2,325
Once or twice a month 42% 38% 13% 7% 665
Several times a year 43% 28% 23% 6% 337
Seldom/never 46% 36% 13% 5% 3,522

Parent of children under 18 among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,330. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 84% 2,330
Once or twice a month 10% 90% 666
Several times a year 6% 94% 338
Seldom/never 13% 87% 3,530

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 17% 4% 1% 7% 2% 2,334
Once or twice a month 51% 24% 11% < 1% 11% 3% 668
Several times a year 42% 23% 13% < 1% 19% 3% 338
Seldom/never 46% 22% 9% < 1% 19% 3% 3,531

Importance of religion in one's life among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 21% 9% 10% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 40% 31% 16% 12% 1% 668
Several times a year 29% 36% 20% 15% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 32% 29% 18% 20% < 1% 3,531

Attendance at religious services among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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 42% 31% 27% < 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 27% 42% 31% 1% 668
Several times a year 19% 45% 35% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 19% 38% 42% 1% 3,531

Frequency of prayer among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 15% 4% 15% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 36% 21% 13% 30% 1% 668
Several times a year 31% 15% 10% 43% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 32% 18% 7% 43% < 1% 3,531

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 33% 11% 8% 47% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 16% 16% 9% 58% < 1% 668
Several times a year 9% 6% 18% 68% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 10% 8% 7% 74% < 1% 3,531

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 12% 6% 7% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 51% 28% 8% 12% 1% 668
Several times a year 34% 21% 30% 15% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 37% 20% 12% 30% 1% 3,531

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 16% 8% 14% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 51% 21% 11% 16% 1% 668
Several times a year 46% 16% 22% 15% 1% 338
Seldom/never 37% 19% 14% 29% 1% 3,531

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 36% 15% 38% 9% 3% 2,334
Once or twice a month 25% 20% 41% 12% 2% 668
Several times a year 14% 15% 52% 17% 1% 338
Seldom/never 20% 13% 52% 13% 2% 3,531

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 67% 2% 2% 2,334
Once or twice a month 22% 77% 1% < 1% 668
Several times a year 16% 83% 1% 1% 338
Seldom/never 23% 75% 1% 1% 3,531

Frequency of reading scripture among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 10% 6% 33% 1% 2,334
Once or twice a month 25% 18% 12% 46% < 1% 668
Several times a year 11% 10% 23% 55% < 1% 338
Seldom/never 17% 11% 8% 65% < 1% 3,531

Interpreting scripture among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 3% 31% 7% 2,334
Once or twice a month 23% 25% 1% 44% 7% 668
Several times a year 19% 24% 1% 50% 7% 338
Seldom/never 19% 28% 1% 45% 6% 3,531

Belief in Heaven among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 72% 20% 8% 2,334
Once or twice a month 66% 27% 7% 668
Several times a year 59% 36% 6% 338
Seldom/never 67% 27% 6% 3,531

Belief in Hell among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 33% 7% 2,334
Once or twice a month 54% 39% 7% 668
Several times a year 47% 47% 6% 338
Seldom/never 54% 39% 7% 3,531

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. 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% 22% 51% 2,334
Once or twice a month 29% 15% 56% 668
Several times a year 20% 16% 64% 338
Seldom/never 32% 18% 50% 3,531

Political ideology among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. 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 31% 33% 28% 8% 2,334
Once or twice a month 27% 33% 32% 7% 668
Several times a year 17% 44% 36% 3% 338
Seldom/never 24% 38% 30% 8% 3,531

Views about size of government among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. 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% 50% 3% 4% 2,334
Once or twice a month 41% 53% 3% 3% 668
Several times a year 37% 60% 1% 2% 338
Seldom/never 43% 52% 2% 3% 3,531

Views about government aid to the poor among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 56% 4% 3% 2,334
Once or twice a month 35% 59% 3% 2% 668
Several times a year 33% 62% 4% 1% 338
Seldom/never 41% 55% 3% 1% 3,531

Views about abortion among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 44% 5% 2,334
Once or twice a month 62% 32% 6% 668
Several times a year 68% 31% 1% 338
Seldom/never 61% 36% 3% 3,531

Views about homosexuality among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 28% 4% 4% 2,334
Once or twice a month 74% 20% 3% 4% 668
Several times a year 78% 16% 3% 2% 338
Seldom/never 77% 19% 3% 2% 3,531

Views about same-sex marriage among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,334. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 36% 8% 2,334
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 6% 668
Several times a year 72% 24% 5% 338
Seldom/never 72% 23% 5% 3,531

Views about environmental regulation among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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% 62% 2% 4% 2,334
Once or twice a month 31% 66% 3% 1% 668
Several times a year 22% 75% 1% 2% 338
Seldom/never 34% 62% 2% 3% 3,531

Views about human evolution among never married adults by frequency of meditation

% of never married adults 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 = 2,334. 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 31% 25% 4% 34% 5% 2,334
Once or twice a month 42% 25% 4% 26% 3% 668
Several times a year 54% 23% 3% 20% 1% 338
Seldom/never 47% 24% 3% 25% 2% 3,531