Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of less than $30,000

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 8,845. 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 27% 10% 8% 54% 1% 8,845
2007 27% 10% 7% 55% 1% 8,068

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 22% 13% 9% 55% 1% 1,812
Evangelical Protestant 42% 12% 9% 36% 1% 2,370
Historically Black Protestant 45% 14% 9% 30% 1% 791
Jehovah's Witness 88% 1% 5% 5% 1% 102
Mainline Protestant 21% 10% 9% 58% 1% 1,208
Mormon 62% 8% 4% 25% < 1% 131
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 1,852

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,450. 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% 30% 29% 23% 2,450
Once or twice a month 29% 36% 21% 14% 821
Several times a year 29% 33% 20% 18% 689
Seldom/never 30% 29% 23% 18% 4,729

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,450. 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% 12% 25% 33% 17% 2% 2,450
Once or twice a month 16% 19% 30% 25% 9% 1% 821
Several times a year 16% 22% 24% 23% 13% 1% 689
Seldom/never 18% 20% 22% 27% 12% 1% 4,729

Gender composition among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 62% 2,479
Once or twice a month 40% 60% 825
Several times a year 42% 58% 696
Seldom/never 46% 54% 4,760

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,457. 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% 25% 2% 24% 5% 2,457
Once or twice a month 40% 22% 4% 31% 3% 816
Several times a year 47% 19% 3% 26% 6% 692
Seldom/never 61% 12% 2% 20% 5% 4,718

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,443. 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% 7% 70% 2,443
Once or twice a month 27% 10% 63% 807
Several times a year 23% 8% 68% 683
Seldom/never 16% 12% 72% 4,671

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,469. 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% 28% 7% 3% 2,469
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 5% 2% 823
Several times a year 59% 30% 8% 2% 694
Seldom/never 58% 31% 7% 3% 4,747

Marital status among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,473. 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% 6% 20% 13% 24% 2,473
Once or twice a month 29% 12% 19% 8% 33% 821
Several times a year 26% 11% 18% 10% 36% 694
Seldom/never 24% 11% 20% 10% 35% 4,744

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,475. 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% 2,475
Once or twice a month 37% 63% 824
Several times a year 31% 69% 695
Seldom/never 25% 75% 4,751

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 12% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 77% 19% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 825
Several times a year 68% 25% 3% 1% 2% 1% 696
Seldom/never 54% 23% 8% 1% 12% 2% 4,760

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 91% 7% 1% 1% 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 75% 21% 2% 1% 1% 825
Several times a year 67% 26% 4% 3% 1% 696
Seldom/never 37% 32% 15% 15% 1% 4,760

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 80% 14% 5% < 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 45% 47% 8% < 1% 825
Several times a year 25% 64% 11% 1% 696
Seldom/never 12% 35% 52% < 1% 4,760

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 10% 1% 2% 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 73% 18% 4% 3% 1% 825
Several times a year 67% 19% 6% 7% 1% 696
Seldom/never 44% 17% 7% 32% 1% 4,760

Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 6% 2% 20% 2% 2,479
Once or twice a month 50% 14% 4% 30% 3% 825
Several times a year 39% 12% 11% 36% 1% 696
Seldom/never 33% 9% 4% 53% 1% 4,760

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 7% 4% 4% 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 69% 17% 7% 5% 1% 825
Several times a year 57% 15% 17% 10% 1% 696
Seldom/never 46% 16% 10% 27% 1% 4,760

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 13% 8% 20% 2% 2,479
Once or twice a month 47% 21% 12% 19% 1% 825
Several times a year 43% 13% 17% 25% 1% 696
Seldom/never 45% 13% 12% 30% 1% 4,760

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 6% 27% 4% 2% 2,479
Once or twice a month 43% 9% 37% 9% 2% 825
Several times a year 34% 11% 44% 9% 2% 696
Seldom/never 20% 12% 55% 11% 2% 4,760

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 58% 1% 2% 2,479
Once or twice a month 29% 68% 2% 1% 825
Several times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 696
Seldom/never 24% 74% 2% 1% 4,760

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 6% 3% 8% 1% 2,479
Once or twice a month 56% 25% 6% 12% 1% 825
Several times a year 35% 21% 22% 21% 1% 696
Seldom/never 17% 10% 8% 64% < 1% 4,760

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 22% 3% 6% 4% 2,479
Once or twice a month 55% 24% 2% 12% 6% 825
Several times a year 43% 31% 3% 16% 7% 696
Seldom/never 25% 23% 2% 42% 8% 4,760

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 2,479
Once or twice a month 90% 6% 4% 825
Several times a year 84% 9% 6% 696
Seldom/never 69% 23% 8% 4,760

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 6% 2,479
Once or twice a month 78% 17% 5% 825
Several times a year 69% 22% 9% 696
Seldom/never 53% 38% 9% 4,760

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 21% 47% 2,479
Once or twice a month 28% 21% 51% 825
Several times a year 32% 21% 47% 696
Seldom/never 24% 24% 52% 4,760

Political ideology among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,479. 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% 28% 20% 8% 2,479
Once or twice a month 37% 32% 24% 7% 825
Several times a year 35% 35% 23% 7% 696
Seldom/never 26% 34% 31% 9% 4,760

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 58% 2% 3% 2,479
Once or twice a month 33% 61% 3% 3% 825
Several times a year 35% 59% 2% 4% 696
Seldom/never 39% 53% 3% 4% 4,760

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 57% 5% 3% 2,479
Once or twice a month 35% 59% 5% 2% 825
Several times a year 37% 57% 4% 2% 696
Seldom/never 34% 60% 4% 2% 4,760

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 5% 2,479
Once or twice a month 39% 57% 4% 825
Several times a year 49% 47% 3% 696
Seldom/never 58% 37% 5% 4,760

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 37% 55% 4% 3% 2,479
Once or twice a month 57% 37% 4% 2% 825
Several times a year 63% 29% 4% 4% 696
Seldom/never 71% 21% 4% 4% 4,760

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 65% 8% 2,479
Once or twice a month 44% 47% 9% 825
Several times a year 52% 40% 9% 696
Seldom/never 63% 29% 8% 4,760

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. 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% 49% 3% 5% 2,479
Once or twice a month 42% 53% 2% 3% 825
Several times a year 44% 52% 1% 3% 696
Seldom/never 35% 59% 2% 4% 4,760

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 2,479. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 13% 25% 2% 54% 6% 2,479
Once or twice a month 22% 27% 3% 44% 4% 825
Several times a year 23% 28% 2% 40% 7% 696
Seldom/never 39% 24% 5% 28% 5% 4,760