Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a post-graduate degree

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 5,897. 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 20% 9% 9% 62% < 1% 5,897

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a post-graduate degree by religious group

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 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 14% 9% 12% 64% < 1% 1,128
Evangelical Protestant 51% 14% 10% 25% 1% 959
Hindu 9% 7% 19% 65% 1% 104
Historically Black Protestant 45% 18% 8% 30% < 1% 193
Jewish 17% 12% 15% 56% < 1% 326
Mainline Protestant 17% 11% 10% 61% < 1% 1,269
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 3% 1% 2% 94% < 1% 1,382

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,188. 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 7% 41% 29% 23% 1,188
Once or twice a month 7% 50% 26% 18% 463
Several times a year 10% 44% 28% 18% 502
Seldom/never 10% 44% 28% 18% 3,574

Generational cohort among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,188. 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 2% 11% 35% 35% 16% 1% 1,188
Once or twice a month 1% 15% 41% 32% 10% 1% 463
Several times a year 1% 17% 36% 33% 12% < 1% 502
Seldom/never 2% 17% 35% 35% 11% 1% 3,574

Gender composition among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,222. 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% 1,222
Once or twice a month 43% 57% 478
Several times a year 44% 56% 509
Seldom/never 50% 50% 3,661

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,200. 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 70% 15% 6% 5% 4% 1,200
Once or twice a month 71% 13% 8% 7% 2% 467
Several times a year 74% 6% 13% 5% 3% 498
Seldom/never 78% 5% 9% 6% 3% 3,614

Immigrant status among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,210. 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 14% 7% 79% 1,210
Once or twice a month 15% 9% 76% 471
Several times a year 21% 8% 71% 504
Seldom/never 17% 12% 71% 3,626

Income distribution among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,079. 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 11% 13% 36% 39% 1,079
Once or twice a month 9% 12% 33% 47% 434
Several times a year 7% 9% 40% 45% 455
Seldom/never 8% 10% 30% 51% 3,261

Marital status among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,219. 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 70% 2% 9% 5% 13% 1,219
Once or twice a month 68% 1% 11% 6% 14% 477
Several times a year 70% 4% 9% 5% 12% 509
Seldom/never 63% 8% 9% 4% 16% 3,648

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,212. 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% 65% 1,212
Once or twice a month 39% 61% 474
Several times a year 38% 62% 507
Seldom/never 31% 69% 3,650

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 73% 20% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 478
Several times a year 72% 19% 5% 1% 3% < 1% 509
Seldom/never 34% 27% 10% 1% 23% 5% 3,661

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 92% 6% 1% 1% 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 80% 18% 1% < 1% 1% 478
Several times a year 65% 29% 5% 1% < 1% 509
Seldom/never 23% 30% 22% 25% 1% 3,661

Attendance at religious services among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 89% 9% 2% < 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 67% 29% 3% < 1% 478
Several times a year 50% 45% 4% 1% 509
Seldom/never 13% 40% 47% < 1% 3,661

Frequency of prayer among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 89% 7% 1% 2% 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 73% 17% 6% 3% 1% 478
Several times a year 69% 19% 5% 7% < 1% 509
Seldom/never 29% 17% 8% 45% 1% 3,661

Frequency of meditation among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 22% 3% 1,222
Once or twice a month 55% 11% 4% 29% 2% 478
Several times a year 44% 10% 5% 40% 1% 509
Seldom/never 32% 10% 7% 50% 1% 3,661

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 85% 9% 3% 2% 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 67% 20% 8% 4% 1% 478
Several times a year 60% 21% 11% 5% 1% 509
Seldom/never 45% 18% 15% 21% 1% 3,661

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 17% 11% 10% 2% 1,222
Once or twice a month 48% 20% 15% 16% 1% 478
Several times a year 50% 21% 16% 12% 1% 509
Seldom/never 45% 18% 18% 18% 1% 3,661

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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 66% 7% 17% 6% 4% 1,222
Once or twice a month 45% 11% 32% 9% 3% 478
Several times a year 33% 16% 36% 11% 4% 509
Seldom/never 12% 21% 46% 19% 3% 3,661

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 43% 3% < 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 40% 59% 1% < 1% 478
Several times a year 36% 63% 1% 1% 509
Seldom/never 23% 75% 2% < 1% 3,661

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 9% 2% 6% < 1% 1,222
Once or twice a month 49% 23% 10% 17% 1% 478
Several times a year 34% 19% 24% 22% < 1% 509
Seldom/never 9% 7% 10% 75% < 1% 3,661

Interpreting scripture among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 39% 6% 11% 6% 1,222
Once or twice a month 23% 45% 4% 19% 10% 478
Several times a year 16% 45% 1% 29% 9% 509
Seldom/never 4% 19% 1% 68% 7% 3,661

Belief in Heaven among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 12% 10% 1,222
Once or twice a month 79% 13% 8% 478
Several times a year 74% 19% 7% 509
Seldom/never 44% 48% 8% 3,661

Belief in Hell among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who …in hell

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,222. 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% 25% 12% 1,222
Once or twice a month 57% 32% 10% 478
Several times a year 52% 38% 10% 509
Seldom/never 28% 64% 8% 3,661

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 12% 38% 1,222
Once or twice a month 36% 11% 53% 478
Several times a year 36% 15% 49% 509
Seldom/never 28% 10% 62% 3,661

Political ideology among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,222. 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% 30% 16% 3% 1,222
Once or twice a month 28% 43% 27% 2% 478
Several times a year 29% 43% 26% 2% 509
Seldom/never 16% 38% 44% 3% 3,661

Views about size of government among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 3% 3% 1,222
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 2% 2% 478
Several times a year 53% 41% 4% 2% 509
Seldom/never 47% 47% 3% 3% 3,661

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 48% 5% 2% 1,222
Once or twice a month 39% 57% 4% 1% 478
Several times a year 38% 58% 3% 1% 509
Seldom/never 31% 63% 4% 2% 3,661

Views about abortion among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 59% 4% 1,222
Once or twice a month 57% 40% 2% 478
Several times a year 57% 40% 3% 509
Seldom/never 79% 18% 3% 3,661

Views about homosexuality among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 1,222
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 3% 4% 478
Several times a year 65% 25% 7% 3% 509
Seldom/never 87% 9% 2% 2% 3,661

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 59% 7% 1,222
Once or twice a month 59% 34% 7% 478
Several times a year 58% 34% 8% 509
Seldom/never 82% 14% 4% 3,661

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. 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% 58% 2% 2% 1,222
Once or twice a month 28% 67% 3% 2% 478
Several times a year 26% 72% 1% 1% 509
Seldom/never 21% 76% 2% 1% 3,661

Views about human evolution among adults with a post-graduate degree by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 1,222. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 13% 32% 4% 46% 4% 1,222
Once or twice a month 22% 41% 6% 30% 2% 478
Several times a year 30% 36% 7% 26% 1% 509
Seldom/never 65% 18% 5% 9% 2% 3,661