Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 8,007. 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 19% 7% 7% 65% < 1% 8,007
2007 19% 7% 6% 67% 1% 9,755

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 who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 12% 7% 8% 72% < 1% 1,860
Evangelical Protestant 35% 12% 10% 43% 1% 1,934
Historically Black Protestant 39% 10% 10% 41% < 1% 548
Jewish 15% 5% 9% 72% < 1% 187
Mainline Protestant 14% 7% 6% 71% 1% 1,377
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 5% 3% 3% 89% < 1% 1,694

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,505. 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% 36% 28% 21% 1,505
Once or twice a month 20% 46% 18% 16% 545
Several times a year 21% 40% 20% 19% 560
Seldom/never 19% 35% 27% 19% 5,166

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,505. 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% 12% 30% 34% 15% 1% 1,505
Once or twice a month 10% 18% 37% 24% 9% 1% 545
Several times a year 12% 18% 31% 25% 13% 1% 560
Seldom/never 12% 13% 29% 31% 13% 2% 5,166

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,556. 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% 59% 1,556
Once or twice a month 41% 59% 558
Several times a year 46% 54% 576
Seldom/never 50% 50% 5,274

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,529. 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% 24% 2% 13% 5% 1,529
Once or twice a month 55% 21% 4% 17% 3% 547
Several times a year 61% 17% 3% 14% 4% 573
Seldom/never 71% 9% 4% 12% 3% 5,203

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,538. 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% 8% 82% 1,538
Once or twice a month 15% 8% 76% 547
Several times a year 13% 9% 78% 562
Seldom/never 12% 11% 77% 5,187

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,308. 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% 22% 26% 12% 1,308
Once or twice a month 39% 19% 27% 15% 477
Several times a year 38% 22% 25% 15% 506
Seldom/never 36% 22% 26% 17% 4,483

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,545. 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% 33% 13% 5% 1,545
Once or twice a month 48% 32% 11% 8% 555
Several times a year 46% 34% 14% 6% 573
Seldom/never 51% 28% 14% 7% 5,236

Marital status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,544. 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 57% 3% 13% 9% 18% 1,544
Once or twice a month 49% 4% 14% 5% 27% 556
Several times a year 49% 9% 11% 8% 23% 574
Seldom/never 47% 8% 14% 8% 24% 5,255

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 33% 67% 1,552
Once or twice a month 41% 59% 554
Several times a year 36% 64% 576
Seldom/never 27% 73% 5,249

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 84% 13% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 558
Several times a year 77% 17% 3% 1% 2% < 1% 576
Seldom/never 53% 24% 7% 1% 13% 2% 5,274

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 1,556
Once or twice a month 78% 19% 2% < 1% < 1% 558
Several times a year 66% 29% 3% 2% 1% 576
Seldom/never 33% 35% 16% 16% < 1% 5,274

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 84% 11% 5% < 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 51% 43% 5% < 1% 558
Several times a year 35% 58% 6% < 1% 576
Seldom/never 13% 38% 48% < 1% 5,274

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 72% 19% 4% 4% 1% 558
Several times a year 67% 20% 4% 8% 1% 576
Seldom/never 35% 18% 8% 38% 1% 5,274

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 6% 2% 39% 2% 1,556
Once or twice a month 33% 11% 3% 52% 1% 558
Several times a year 26% 9% 9% 53% 2% 576
Seldom/never 18% 5% 3% 72% 1% 5,274

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 6% 4% 9% 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 64% 19% 6% 9% 1% 558
Several times a year 51% 15% 17% 15% 1% 576
Seldom/never 35% 13% 11% 40% 1% 5,274

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 4% 27% 2% 2% 1,556
Once or twice a month 45% 7% 42% 5% 2% 558
Several times a year 35% 5% 50% 8% 2% 576
Seldom/never 19% 8% 61% 10% 2% 5,274

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 43% 55% 1% 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 34% 64% 1% 1% 558
Several times a year 37% 62% < 1% 1% 576
Seldom/never 28% 70% 1% 1% 5,274

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 76% 9% 3% 12% 1% 1,556
Once or twice a month 51% 26% 6% 16% 1% 558
Several times a year 30% 16% 24% 29% 1% 576
Seldom/never 11% 7% 6% 75% < 1% 5,274

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 24% 4% 6% 3% 1,556
Once or twice a month 54% 32% 3% 8% 4% 558
Several times a year 44% 33% 3% 15% 5% 576
Seldom/never 22% 28% 2% 39% 9% 5,274

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 88% 6% 5% 1,556
Once or twice a month 91% 5% 4% 558
Several times a year 89% 8% 3% 576
Seldom/never 70% 23% 7% 5,274

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 80% 14% 6% 1,556
Once or twice a month 78% 15% 7% 558
Several times a year 75% 21% 4% 576
Seldom/never 54% 38% 8% 5,274

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 18% 40% 1,556
Once or twice a month 41% 15% 44% 558
Several times a year 41% 18% 40% 576
Seldom/never 36% 21% 42% 5,274

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,556. 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% 25% 16% 8% 1,556
Once or twice a month 42% 35% 16% 8% 558
Several times a year 44% 32% 16% 8% 576
Seldom/never 32% 35% 24% 9% 5,274

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 52% 41% 3% 3% 1,556
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 2% 3% 558
Several times a year 50% 45% 2% 3% 576
Seldom/never 51% 43% 3% 4% 5,274

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 43% 5% 2% 1,556
Once or twice a month 52% 43% 4% 2% 558
Several times a year 51% 44% 4% 1% 576
Seldom/never 48% 46% 4% 2% 5,274

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 64% 5% 1,556
Once or twice a month 42% 55% 3% 558
Several times a year 49% 47% 3% 576
Seldom/never 61% 34% 5% 5,274

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 59% 5% 4% 1,556
Once or twice a month 52% 41% 4% 3% 558
Several times a year 49% 40% 4% 6% 576
Seldom/never 70% 22% 4% 3% 5,274

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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% 68% 9% 1,556
Once or twice a month 40% 52% 8% 558
Several times a year 38% 50% 12% 576
Seldom/never 60% 31% 9% 5,274

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 49% 3% 3% 1,556
Once or twice a month 45% 50% 2% 3% 558
Several times a year 45% 52% 1% 2% 576
Seldom/never 41% 54% 2% 3% 5,274

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 1,556. 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 12% 21% 2% 58% 6% 1,556
Once or twice a month 19% 26% 3% 50% 3% 558
Several times a year 22% 25% 2% 48% 4% 576
Seldom/never 39% 23% 4% 30% 5% 5,274