Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 4,502. 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 16% 9% 11% 64% < 1% 4,502
2007 15% 8% 11% 66% < 1% 5,071

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 feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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% 13% 69% < 1% 1,070
Evangelical Protestant 34% 14% 12% 40% < 1% 906
Historically Black Protestant 30% 22% 14% 33% 1% 215
Jewish 8% 5% 13% 73% 1% 143
Mainline Protestant 14% 10% 11% 65% < 1% 864
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 2% 2% 5% 91% < 1% 976

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 705. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 18% 37% 26% 19% 705
Once or twice a month 24% 39% 24% 13% 338
Several times a year 21% 39% 24% 16% 460
Seldom/never 21% 38% 25% 17% 2,901

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 705. 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% 14% 29% 30% 14% 1% 705
Once or twice a month 17% 14% 33% 27% 8% 1% 338
Several times a year 16% 14% 30% 28% 12% 1% 460
Seldom/never 12% 18% 29% 31% 10% 1% 2,901

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 717. 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% 57% 717
Once or twice a month 45% 55% 350
Several times a year 56% 44% 469
Seldom/never 51% 49% 2,951

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 708. 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% 16% 3% 15% 2% 708
Once or twice a month 52% 19% 5% 19% 5% 344
Several times a year 53% 11% 12% 21% 3% 462
Seldom/never 72% 6% 7% 13% 3% 2,934

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 709. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 18% 7% 75% 709
Once or twice a month 18% 11% 71% 343
Several times a year 33% 8% 60% 463
Seldom/never 15% 11% 74% 2,923

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 621. 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% 18% 29% 17% 621
Once or twice a month 37% 18% 30% 15% 314
Several times a year 33% 20% 26% 22% 419
Seldom/never 26% 20% 29% 25% 2,633

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 714. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 31% 18% 11% 714
Once or twice a month 40% 33% 15% 12% 348
Several times a year 41% 30% 18% 11% 467
Seldom/never 34% 30% 20% 15% 2,939

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 713. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 61% 3% 10% 7% 19% 713
Once or twice a month 51% 4% 12% 7% 26% 349
Several times a year 52% 5% 12% 5% 26% 467
Seldom/never 49% 10% 11% 5% 24% 2,940

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 713. 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% 64% 713
Once or twice a month 40% 60% 349
Several times a year 32% 68% 466
Seldom/never 29% 71% 2,943

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 717
Once or twice a month 78% 17% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 350
Several times a year 70% 23% 4% 1% 2% 1% 469
Seldom/never 42% 31% 9% < 1% 15% 4% 2,951

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% 717
Once or twice a month 74% 24% 2% < 1% < 1% 350
Several times a year 60% 34% 5% 1% < 1% 469
Seldom/never 28% 36% 19% 17% < 1% 2,951

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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 82% 13% 4% < 1% 717
Once or twice a month 46% 48% 5% 1% 350
Several times a year 34% 59% 6% 1% 469
Seldom/never 11% 42% 46% < 1% 2,951

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 12% 2% 2% < 1% 717
Once or twice a month 68% 22% 3% 5% 1% 350
Several times a year 55% 23% 14% 8% < 1% 469
Seldom/never 31% 19% 10% 39% 1% 2,951

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 10% 5% 31% 2% 717
Once or twice a month 40% 14% 6% 38% 1% 350
Several times a year 28% 12% 15% 42% 3% 469
Seldom/never 19% 9% 8% 64% 1% 2,951

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 14% 13% 3% < 1% 717
Once or twice a month 51% 25% 17% 5% 1% 350
Several times a year 42% 24% 26% 7% < 1% 469
Seldom/never 31% 18% 25% 25% 1% 2,951

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 61% 5% 25% 6% 2% 717
Once or twice a month 40% 8% 43% 6% 4% 350
Several times a year 34% 8% 46% 10% 3% 469
Seldom/never 16% 12% 58% 12% 2% 2,951

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 53% 1% 2% 717
Once or twice a month 38% 60% < 1% 1% 350
Several times a year 33% 64% 2% 1% 469
Seldom/never 26% 73% 1% < 1% 2,951

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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 73% 12% 5% 9% 1% 717
Once or twice a month 43% 28% 11% 17% 1% 350
Several times a year 25% 19% 35% 21% < 1% 469
Seldom/never 7% 6% 11% 76% < 1% 2,951

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 32% 3% 7% 4% 717
Once or twice a month 39% 37% 2% 15% 7% 350
Several times a year 37% 33% 4% 20% 6% 469
Seldom/never 15% 26% 2% 50% 8% 2,951

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 7% 5% 717
Once or twice a month 89% 8% 3% 350
Several times a year 84% 12% 4% 469
Seldom/never 63% 30% 7% 2,951

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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 77% 17% 7% 717
Once or twice a month 76% 17% 6% 350
Several times a year 68% 25% 7% 469
Seldom/never 47% 45% 8% 2,951

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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 47% 16% 37% 717
Once or twice a month 40% 14% 46% 350
Several times a year 39% 18% 43% 469
Seldom/never 35% 16% 48% 2,951

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 717. 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% 30% 16% 5% 717
Once or twice a month 36% 36% 24% 3% 350
Several times a year 37% 40% 18% 5% 469
Seldom/never 27% 40% 28% 5% 2,951

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 37% 3% 3% 717
Once or twice a month 44% 50% 1% 4% 350
Several times a year 47% 48% 2% 3% 469
Seldom/never 54% 41% 3% 3% 2,951

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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 47% 46% 4% 3% 717
Once or twice a month 47% 49% 2% 2% 350
Several times a year 41% 53% 3% 3% 469
Seldom/never 43% 53% 3% 2% 2,951

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 65% 3% 717
Once or twice a month 46% 51% 2% 350
Several times a year 51% 45% 4% 469
Seldom/never 67% 29% 4% 2,951

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 55% 6% 3% 717
Once or twice a month 57% 36% 5% 2% 350
Several times a year 59% 31% 5% 5% 469
Seldom/never 77% 17% 3% 3% 2,951

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 27% 67% 6% 717
Once or twice a month 49% 45% 6% 350
Several times a year 47% 44% 9% 469
Seldom/never 70% 25% 6% 2,951

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 50% 2% 3% 717
Once or twice a month 38% 57% 1% 4% 350
Several times a year 41% 55% 2% 2% 469
Seldom/never 32% 64% 2% 2% 2,951

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 717. 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% 25% 2% 54% 5% 717
Once or twice a month 21% 30% 4% 42% 4% 350
Several times a year 22% 33% 5% 36% 4% 469
Seldom/never 47% 25% 4% 21% 3% 2,951