Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among third generation immigrants or higher

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 27,244. 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 25% 9% 8% 58% 1% 27,244
2007 24% 9% 8% 59% 1% 28,997

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among third generation immigrants or higher by religious group

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 163. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 14% 10% 11% 63% 2% 163
Catholic 14% 7% 10% 69% 1% 4,670
Evangelical Protestant 43% 13% 10% 34% 1% 7,359
Historically Black Protestant 44% 15% 9% 31% 1% 1,697
Jehovah's Witness 85% 1% 4% 8% 2% 170
Jewish 13% 9% 12% 65% < 1% 567
Mainline Protestant 19% 10% 9% 62% 1% 5,296
Mormon 71% 7% 3% 19% < 1% 572
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 4% 3% 3% 90% < 1% 5,780

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,660. 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% 31% 32% 23% 6,660
Once or twice a month 22% 36% 25% 16% 2,186
Several times a year 19% 32% 28% 20% 2,146
Seldom/never 22% 33% 28% 17% 15,617
Don't know 14% 21% 20% 45% 152

Generational cohort among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,660. 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% 9% 26% 38% 16% 1% 6,660
Once or twice a month 14% 14% 30% 30% 10% 1% 2,186
Several times a year 12% 13% 27% 34% 13% 1% 2,146
Seldom/never 13% 15% 27% 33% 11% 1% 15,617
Don't know 6% 10% 19% 29% 33% 3% 152

Gender composition among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,809. 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% 58% 6,809
Once or twice a month 46% 54% 2,234
Several times a year 46% 54% 2,179
Seldom/never 52% 48% 15,841
Don't know 42% 58% 181

Racial and ethnic composition among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,700. 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 71% 21% < 1% 4% 4% 6,700
Once or twice a month 70% 20% < 1% 6% 4% 2,198
Several times a year 77% 14% < 1% 4% 5% 2,156
Seldom/never 83% 8% < 1% 5% 4% 15,656
Don't know 70% 17% 1% 6% 6% 160

Income distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 5,900. 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% 21% 29% 15% 5,900
Once or twice a month 34% 20% 29% 17% 1,989
Several times a year 31% 22% 28% 19% 1,941
Seldom/never 30% 20% 28% 21% 14,033

Educational distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,780. 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% 34% 16% 9% 6,780
Once or twice a month 39% 35% 15% 10% 2,228
Several times a year 37% 34% 18% 12% 2,171
Seldom/never 39% 33% 18% 11% 15,790
Don't know 42% 33% 18% 7% 176

Marital status among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,776. 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% 14% 9% 18% 6,776
Once or twice a month 50% 5% 14% 6% 25% 2,230
Several times a year 51% 7% 12% 8% 22% 2,175
Seldom/never 46% 9% 13% 6% 25% 15,779
Don't know 39% 5% 13% 23% 21% 166

Parent of children under 18 among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,778. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 71% 6,778
Once or twice a month 33% 67% 2,229
Several times a year 29% 71% 2,174
Seldom/never 25% 75% 15,801
Don't know 13% 87% 174

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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 93% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 84% 13% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 2,234
Several times a year 79% 16% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 49% 25% 7% 1% 15% 3% 15,841
Don't know 67% 8% 1% 11% 2% 11% 181

Importance of religion in one's life among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 78% 18% 2% 1% < 1% 2,234
Several times a year 70% 25% 3% 2% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 31% 33% 18% 18% 1% 15,841
Don't know 67% 12% 2% 4% 14% 181

Attendance at religious services among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 85% 10% 4% < 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 52% 43% 5% < 1% 2,234
Several times a year 39% 54% 7% < 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 12% 38% 50% < 1% 15,841
Don't know 36% 28% 10% 26% 181

Frequency of prayer among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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 90% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 77% 17% 3% 3% < 1% 2,234
Several times a year 70% 19% 5% 5% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 36% 19% 8% 37% 1% 15,841
Don't know 53% 4% 2% 5% 36% 181

Frequency of meditation among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 6% 2% 27% 2% 6,809
Once or twice a month 45% 13% 3% 38% 1% 2,234
Several times a year 41% 10% 7% 41% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 28% 8% 5% 58% 1% 15,841
Don't know 46% 3% 2% 23% 26% 181

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 7% 3% 3% 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 71% 17% 7% 4% < 1% 2,234
Several times a year 65% 16% 11% 7% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 45% 18% 12% 24% 1% 15,841
Don't know 61% 11% 3% 5% 20% 181

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 15% 9% 21% 2% 6,809
Once or twice a month 45% 21% 12% 21% 2% 2,234
Several times a year 45% 16% 14% 23% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 42% 16% 14% 28% 1% 15,841
Don't know 38% 14% 5% 20% 22% 181

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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 68% 4% 23% 2% 3% 6,809
Once or twice a month 49% 8% 36% 4% 3% 2,234
Several times a year 41% 11% 41% 5% 2% 2,179
Seldom/never 17% 13% 58% 10% 2% 15,841
Don't know 37% 5% 36% 4% 18% 181

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 46% 2% 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 41% 57% 1% 1% 2,234
Several times a year 39% 60% 1% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 27% 71% 1% 1% 15,841
Don't know 36% 52% 6% 6% 181

Frequency of reading scripture among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 83% 7% 2% 6% 1% 6,809
Once or twice a month 55% 23% 8% 13% 1% 2,234
Several times a year 38% 19% 23% 19% 1% 2,179
Seldom/never 13% 8% 8% 70% < 1% 15,841
Don't know 41% 6% 8% 14% 30% 181

Interpreting scripture among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 59% 27% 4% 6% 4% 6,809
Once or twice a month 45% 35% 3% 12% 6% 2,234
Several times a year 35% 38% 3% 18% 7% 2,179
Seldom/never 16% 25% 2% 49% 8% 15,841
Don't know 33% 14% 10% 16% 26% 181

Belief in Heaven among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 7% 7% 6,809
Once or twice a month 88% 7% 5% 2,234
Several times a year 85% 9% 6% 2,179
Seldom/never 63% 29% 8% 15,841
Don't know 68% 8% 24% 181

Belief in Hell among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 78% 15% 7% 6,809
Once or twice a month 77% 18% 6% 2,234
Several times a year 70% 23% 7% 2,179
Seldom/never 47% 44% 9% 15,841
Don't know 54% 18% 28% 181

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 14% 34% 6,809
Once or twice a month 47% 13% 39% 2,234
Several times a year 46% 14% 40% 2,179
Seldom/never 35% 17% 47% 15,841
Don't know 26% 42% 31% 181

Political ideology among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,809. 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% 26% 12% 6% 6,809
Once or twice a month 45% 32% 18% 5% 2,234
Several times a year 43% 35% 17% 5% 2,179
Seldom/never 29% 37% 28% 6% 15,841
Don't know 34% 26% 12% 27% 181

Views about size of government among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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 62% 32% 3% 4% 6,809
Once or twice a month 56% 39% 2% 3% 2,234
Several times a year 57% 36% 3% 3% 2,179
Seldom/never 54% 38% 3% 4% 15,841
Don't know 46% 27% 8% 19% 181

Views about government aid to the poor among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 42% 4% 2% 6,809
Once or twice a month 48% 47% 4% 1% 2,234
Several times a year 48% 46% 4% 2% 2,179
Seldom/never 44% 51% 4% 2% 15,841
Don't know 40% 41% 5% 13% 181

Views about abortion among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 67% 4% 6,809
Once or twice a month 42% 55% 3% 2,234
Several times a year 50% 46% 4% 2,179
Seldom/never 66% 30% 4% 15,841
Don't know 35% 41% 24% 181

Views about homosexuality among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 3% 6,809
Once or twice a month 51% 42% 4% 3% 2,234
Several times a year 58% 34% 4% 4% 2,179
Seldom/never 75% 19% 3% 3% 15,841
Don't know 30% 41% 8% 21% 181

Views about same-sex marriage among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 69% 7% 6,809
Once or twice a month 42% 51% 7% 2,234
Several times a year 48% 45% 8% 2,179
Seldom/never 67% 26% 7% 15,841
Don't know 25% 43% 33% 181

Views about environmental regulation among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 3% 3% 6,809
Once or twice a month 42% 53% 2% 2% 2,234
Several times a year 42% 54% 2% 2% 2,179
Seldom/never 35% 60% 2% 3% 15,841
Don't know 39% 36% 5% 21% 181

Views about human evolution among third generation immigrants or higher by attendance at prayer groups

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 6,809. 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% 24% 2% 59% 5% 6,809
Once or twice a month 16% 30% 3% 46% 4% 2,234
Several times a year 19% 34% 4% 39% 4% 2,179
Seldom/never 45% 25% 5% 22% 3% 15,841
Don't know 15% 21% 10% 35% 19% 181