Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in Hell

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who attend prayer group…

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 = 12,839. 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 12% 5% 6% 77% < 1% 12,839
2007 11% 6% 6% 77% 1% 10,938

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in Hell by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who attend prayer group…

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 = 192. 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.
Buddhist 15% 11% 12% 62% 1% 192
Catholic 13% 6% 7% 73% < 1% 2,080
Evangelical Protestant 27% 11% 9% 51% 1% 957
Hindu 8% 16% 17% 58% 1% 118
Historically Black Protestant 32% 11% 12% 44% < 1% 225
Jehovah's Witness 88% 3% 2% 6% 1% 215
Jewish 11% 8% 12% 68% < 1% 637
Mainline Protestant 11% 9% 9% 71% < 1% 2,056
Mormon 70% 7% 2% 20% < 1% 227
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 2% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 5,272

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are ages…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,427. 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% 34% 30% 21% 1,427
Once or twice a month 26% 38% 23% 14% 609
Several times a year 26% 31% 24% 19% 768
Seldom/never 26% 34% 23% 17% 9,750

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,427. 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 9% 11% 28% 35% 14% 2% 1,427
Once or twice a month 17% 16% 31% 27% 8% 1% 609
Several times a year 17% 14% 26% 30% 12% 2% 768
Seldom/never 16% 17% 26% 29% 10% 1% 9,750

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 40% 60% 1,464
Once or twice a month 38% 62% 629
Several times a year 46% 54% 784
Seldom/never 54% 46% 9,910

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,439. 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% 14% 4% 23% 5% 1,439
Once or twice a month 56% 13% 6% 20% 5% 617
Several times a year 61% 13% 8% 14% 4% 774
Seldom/never 75% 5% 5% 12% 3% 9,774

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,448. 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% 10% 67% 1,448
Once or twice a month 21% 13% 66% 615
Several times a year 23% 9% 68% 779
Seldom/never 13% 13% 73% 9,817

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who have a household income of…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,268. 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% 19% 26% 17% 1,268
Once or twice a month 34% 20% 27% 19% 556
Several times a year 29% 20% 27% 24% 701
Seldom/never 26% 19% 29% 26% 8,862

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who have completed…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,456. 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% 28% 16% 13% 1,456
Once or twice a month 35% 31% 18% 16% 625
Several times a year 32% 28% 22% 18% 780
Seldom/never 31% 30% 22% 16% 9,867

Marital status among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,457. 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% 5% 14% 7% 19% 1,457
Once or twice a month 46% 10% 15% 6% 23% 628
Several times a year 47% 7% 13% 6% 27% 780
Seldom/never 45% 10% 11% 5% 29% 9,868

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,459. 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 32% 68% 1,459
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 626
Several times a year 29% 71% 783
Seldom/never 24% 76% 9,884

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say they…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 15% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 61% 28% 4% 1% 5% 1% 629
Several times a year 54% 29% 6% 2% 7% 2% 784
Seldom/never 28% 25% 11% 1% 32% 4% 9,910

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say religion is…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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 83% 13% 2% 2% 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 57% 33% 7% 2% 1% 629
Several times a year 48% 38% 8% 4% 1% 784
Seldom/never 16% 26% 24% 33% 1% 9,910

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who attend religious services…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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 78% 16% 7% < 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 40% 48% 12% < 1% 629
Several times a year 28% 60% 12% < 1% 784
Seldom/never 7% 32% 61% < 1% 9,910

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who pray…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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 83% 10% 2% 4% < 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 65% 19% 6% 10% < 1% 629
Several times a year 49% 24% 11% 17% 1% 784
Seldom/never 22% 13% 7% 57% 1% 9,910

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who meditate…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 7% 2% 23% 2% 1,464
Once or twice a month 47% 17% 4% 31% 2% 629
Several times a year 40% 11% 9% 38% 3% 784
Seldom/never 29% 10% 6% 55% 1% 9,910

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 10% 4% 5% 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 64% 20% 8% 6% 1% 629
Several times a year 51% 19% 15% 13% 1% 784
Seldom/never 42% 16% 12% 29% 1% 9,910

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 14% 9% 17% 2% 1,464
Once or twice a month 54% 19% 11% 15% 1% 629
Several times a year 46% 17% 17% 19% 1% 784
Seldom/never 47% 16% 14% 23% 1% 9,910

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 10% 30% 6% 4% 1,464
Once or twice a month 27% 17% 45% 9% 2% 629
Several times a year 20% 18% 47% 13% 2% 784
Seldom/never 7% 18% 57% 17% 2% 9,910

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 60% 1% 1% 1,464
Once or twice a month 28% 70% 1% 1% 629
Several times a year 24% 73% 1% 1% 784
Seldom/never 20% 78% 1% 1% 9,910

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who read scripture…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 8% 3% 13% 2% 1,464
Once or twice a month 38% 28% 9% 25% 1% 629
Several times a year 23% 16% 27% 33% < 1% 784
Seldom/never 7% 5% 7% 81% < 1% 9,910

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 35% 4% 18% 7% 1,464
Once or twice a month 23% 31% 1% 35% 10% 629
Several times a year 15% 33% 1% 43% 8% 784
Seldom/never 5% 13% 1% 75% 6% 9,910

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …in heaven

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 30% 7% 1,464
Once or twice a month 60% 34% 6% 629
Several times a year 57% 37% 6% 784
Seldom/never 31% 64% 5% 9,910

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 31% 40% 1,464
Once or twice a month 28% 19% 53% 629
Several times a year 28% 20% 52% 784
Seldom/never 25% 18% 57% 9,910

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 26% 24% 14% 1,464
Once or twice a month 24% 36% 34% 6% 629
Several times a year 25% 39% 29% 6% 784
Seldom/never 18% 36% 41% 5% 9,910

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who would rather have…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 46% 3% 5% 1,464
Once or twice a month 43% 51% 4% 3% 629
Several times a year 45% 49% 3% 4% 784
Seldom/never 49% 45% 3% 3% 9,910

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 55% 4% 3% 1,464
Once or twice a month 38% 58% 3% 1% 629
Several times a year 34% 60% 4% 2% 784
Seldom/never 35% 60% 3% 1% 9,910

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say abortion should be…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 52% 5% 1,464
Once or twice a month 61% 37% 3% 629
Several times a year 66% 31% 4% 784
Seldom/never 78% 18% 3% 9,910

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 40% 5% 3% 1,464
Once or twice a month 76% 19% 3% 2% 629
Several times a year 75% 17% 4% 4% 784
Seldom/never 86% 10% 2% 2% 9,910

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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% 46% 9% 1,464
Once or twice a month 67% 25% 7% 629
Several times a year 66% 25% 9% 784
Seldom/never 81% 14% 5% 9,910

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. 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 35% 57% 3% 5% 1,464
Once or twice a month 28% 64% 3% 5% 629
Several times a year 28% 66% 3% 3% 784
Seldom/never 26% 70% 2% 2% 9,910

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in Hell by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say humans…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,464. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 20% 24% 3% 47% 5% 1,464
Once or twice a month 34% 29% 6% 28% 4% 629
Several times a year 37% 28% 6% 26% 4% 784
Seldom/never 65% 16% 4% 13% 2% 9,910