Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never pray

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 8,123. 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 2% 1% 3% 94% < 1% 8,123
2007 2% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 6,160

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 pray by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 2% 2% 4% 92% < 1% 893
Evangelical Protestant 5% 5% 8% 82% < 1% 326
Jewish 2% 5% 6% 87% < 1% 408
Mainline Protestant 2% 1% 2% 94% 1% 903
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 4,941

Learn More: Several times a year, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 103. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 42% 19% 8% 103
Once or twice a month 42% 33% 14% 10% 106
Several times a year 39% 34% 13% 14% 176
Seldom/never 33% 34% 20% 13% 7,601

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 103. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 20% 15% 38% 20% 7% < 1% 103
Once or twice a month 32% 18% 25% 19% 4% 2% 106
Several times a year 28% 19% 26% 18% 8% 1% 176
Seldom/never 21% 20% 26% 24% 8% 1% 7,601

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 104. 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% 37% 104
Once or twice a month 64% 36% 107
Several times a year 62% 38% 181
Seldom/never 64% 36% 7,718

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 101. 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 55% 16% 5% 23% 1% 101
Once or twice a month 49% 17% 9% 20% 5% 105
Several times a year 57% 8% 12% 19% 4% 180
Seldom/never 76% 4% 6% 11% 3% 7,623

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 103. 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 21% 14% 65% 103
Once or twice a month 27% 14% 59% 102
Several times a year 35% 11% 54% 177
Seldom/never 13% 13% 74% 7,629

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 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.
Several times a year 30% 20% 29% 21% 157
Seldom/never 27% 20% 28% 25% 6,916

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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 58% 16% 15% 12% 104
Once or twice a month 46% 31% 14% 9% 105
Several times a year 39% 31% 20% 11% 180
Seldom/never 35% 30% 21% 14% 7,690

Marital status among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 103. 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% 9% 10% 4% 42% 103
Once or twice a month 37% 7% 12% 2% 41% 106
Several times a year 37% 8% 11% 4% 39% 178
Seldom/never 41% 11% 10% 3% 35% 7,686

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 103. 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 26% 74% 103
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 107
Several times a year 30% 70% 180
Seldom/never 24% 76% 7,692

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 23% 6% 7% 19% 5% 104
Once or twice a month 38% 31% 9% < 1% 16% 6% 107
Several times a year 28% 29% 12% 2% 21% 8% 181
Seldom/never 15% 24% 14% 1% 39% 7% 7,718

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 11% 10% < 1% 104
Once or twice a month 26% 48% 19% 4% 3% 107
Several times a year 18% 54% 15% 12% < 1% 181
Seldom/never 5% 22% 31% 41% 1% 7,718

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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 58% 17% 25% < 1% 104
Once or twice a month 30% 53% 17% < 1% 107
Several times a year 16% 60% 25% < 1% 181
Seldom/never 2% 24% 74% < 1% 7,718

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 6% 3% 56% < 1% 104
Once or twice a month 25% 15% 7% 53% < 1% 107
Several times a year 23% 16% 11% 49% 2% 181
Seldom/never 16% 8% 5% 70% 1% 7,718

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 9% 4% 27% 6% 104
Once or twice a month 36% 26% 11% 27% 1% 107
Several times a year 32% 16% 22% 27% 3% 181
Seldom/never 29% 15% 13% 41% 2% 7,718

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 14% 12% 20% < 1% 104
Once or twice a month 41% 19% 18% 22% < 1% 107
Several times a year 39% 17% 18% 24% 1% 181
Seldom/never 40% 16% 15% 28% 1% 7,718

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 19% 41% 10% 4% 104
Once or twice a month 21% 24% 42% 12% 2% 107
Several times a year 12% 18% 54% 15% 1% 181
Seldom/never 4% 17% 59% 19% 2% 7,718

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 73% 3% 1% 104
Once or twice a month 17% 83% < 1% < 1% 107
Several times a year 14% 83% 3% < 1% 181
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 7,718

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 8% 6% 37% < 1% 104
Once or twice a month 14% 21% 13% 52% 1% 107
Several times a year 5% 6% 31% 58% < 1% 181
Seldom/never 1% 3% 4% 92% < 1% 7,718

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 14% 5% 44% 5% 104
Once or twice a month 14% 24% < 1% 43% 19% 107
Several times a year 14% 17% 1% 60% 8% 181
Seldom/never 5% 10% < 1% 78% 6% 7,718

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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 58% 35% 7% 104
Once or twice a month 51% 37% 12% 107
Several times a year 46% 43% 11% 181
Seldom/never 31% 60% 9% 7,718

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 7% 104
Once or twice a month 41% 51% 8% 107
Several times a year 35% 58% 7% 181
Seldom/never 23% 69% 8% 7,718

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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 24% 24% 53% 104
Once or twice a month 21% 27% 52% 107
Several times a year 24% 24% 52% 181
Seldom/never 26% 19% 55% 7,718

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 104. 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 22% 28% 38% 12% 104
Once or twice a month 19% 28% 44% 8% 107
Several times a year 30% 24% 36% 10% 181
Seldom/never 18% 37% 39% 6% 7,718

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 48% 1% 6% 104
Once or twice a month 33% 57% 6% 3% 107
Several times a year 44% 49% 2% 6% 181
Seldom/never 49% 45% 3% 4% 7,718

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 64% 4% 2% 104
Once or twice a month 37% 57% 4% 1% 107
Several times a year 36% 55% 5% 3% 181
Seldom/never 37% 58% 3% 1% 7,718

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 45% 3% 104
Once or twice a month 65% 31% 3% 107
Several times a year 74% 23% 3% 181
Seldom/never 78% 18% 3% 7,718

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 22% 6% 5% 104
Once or twice a month 72% 22% 5% 1% 107
Several times a year 72% 19% 6% 4% 181
Seldom/never 85% 10% 2% 2% 7,718

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 27% 14% 104
Once or twice a month 64% 25% 11% 107
Several times a year 72% 24% 4% 181
Seldom/never 81% 15% 5% 7,718

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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 28% 64% 3% 5% 104
Once or twice a month 26% 65% 6% 3% 107
Several times a year 26% 66% 5% 3% 181
Seldom/never 28% 68% 2% 2% 7,718

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never pray by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 104. 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% 21% 2% 28% 4% 104
Once or twice a month 53% 20% 5% 16% 6% 107
Several times a year 54% 20% 5% 18% 3% 181
Seldom/never 72% 11% 4% 11% 2% 7,718