Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among democrats and Democratic leaners

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 15,682. 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 20% 9% 8% 63% < 1% 15,682
2007 19% 9% 8% 64% 1% 16,420

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 184. 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 17% 15% 13% 55% 1% 184
Catholic 16% 9% 9% 65% < 1% 3,118
Evangelical Protestant 35% 14% 9% 40% 1% 2,307
Hindu 10% 15% 15% 60% < 1% 113
Historically Black Protestant 45% 13% 9% 32% 1% 1,557
Jewish 9% 9% 12% 69% < 1% 575
Mainline Protestant 19% 9% 9% 62% < 1% 2,511
Mormon 48% 9% 4% 39% < 1% 110
Muslim 34% 12% 13% 40% < 1% 150
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 4% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 4,348

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 2,944. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 15% 32% 31% 22% 2,944
Once or twice a month 25% 38% 23% 14% 1,223
Several times a year 24% 30% 27% 19% 1,206
Seldom/never 26% 33% 25% 16% 10,018

Generational cohort among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 2,944. 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% 11% 27% 36% 15% 2% 2,944
Once or twice a month 17% 14% 32% 28% 9% 1% 1,223
Several times a year 15% 16% 23% 31% 13% 1% 1,206
Seldom/never 16% 16% 26% 30% 10% 1% 10,018

Gender composition among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,006. 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% 63% 3,006
Once or twice a month 43% 57% 1,245
Several times a year 45% 55% 1,217
Seldom/never 47% 53% 10,136

Racial and ethnic composition among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,964. 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% 39% 3% 19% 4% 2,964
Once or twice a month 38% 30% 5% 23% 4% 1,230
Several times a year 49% 24% 6% 16% 4% 1,209
Seldom/never 66% 12% 4% 14% 4% 10,045

Immigrant status among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,966. 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% 8% 72% 2,966
Once or twice a month 22% 12% 66% 1,222
Several times a year 21% 10% 69% 1,206
Seldom/never 13% 13% 73% 10,035

Income distribution among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 2,666. 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% 20% 21% 10% 2,666
Once or twice a month 45% 19% 24% 12% 1,127
Several times a year 36% 23% 24% 17% 1,111
Seldom/never 33% 20% 26% 21% 9,161

Educational distribution among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 2,992. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 50% 29% 12% 9% 2,992
Once or twice a month 46% 30% 12% 12% 1,242
Several times a year 38% 31% 17% 14% 1,215
Seldom/never 34% 31% 20% 15% 10,107

Marital status among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 2,993. 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% 6% 17% 10% 23% 2,993
Once or twice a month 39% 7% 16% 6% 32% 1,242
Several times a year 44% 8% 13% 8% 28% 1,212
Seldom/never 41% 10% 13% 6% 30% 10,109

Parent of children under 18 among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,993. 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 30% 70% 2,993
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 1,243
Several times a year 28% 72% 1,217
Seldom/never 25% 75% 10,114

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 11% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 72% 20% 4% 1% 2% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 67% 22% 5% 1% 4% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 42% 25% 10% 1% 20% 3% 10,136

Importance of religion in one's life among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 73% 23% 3% 1% < 1% 1,245
Several times a year 63% 30% 4% 2% < 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 28% 30% 19% 22% 1% 10,136

Attendance at religious services among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 15% 5% < 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 47% 46% 7% < 1% 1,245
Several times a year 32% 59% 9% < 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 11% 38% 51% < 1% 10,136

Frequency of prayer among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 11% 1% 2% 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 72% 18% 5% 4% < 1% 1,245
Several times a year 63% 20% 8% 9% < 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 34% 16% 7% 42% 1% 10,136

Frequency of meditation among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 8% 2% 21% 2% 3,006
Once or twice a month 49% 15% 4% 30% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 41% 12% 10% 36% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 30% 9% 6% 54% 1% 10,136

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 82% 8% 4% 5% 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 67% 19% 8% 6% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 61% 16% 14% 8% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 45% 18% 12% 24% 1% 10,136

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 9% 21% 2% 3,006
Once or twice a month 45% 21% 13% 20% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 44% 16% 18% 21% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 44% 17% 14% 24% 1% 10,136

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 7% 30% 5% 3% 3,006
Once or twice a month 38% 11% 40% 9% 2% 1,245
Several times a year 28% 14% 45% 10% 2% 1,217
Seldom/never 13% 16% 54% 15% 2% 10,136

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 66% 1% 2% 3,006
Once or twice a month 26% 73% 1% < 1% 1,245
Several times a year 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 10,136

Frequency of reading scripture among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 8% 3% 10% 1% 3,006
Once or twice a month 49% 26% 9% 15% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 28% 18% 27% 26% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 11% 8% 9% 72% < 1% 10,136

Interpreting scripture among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 3% 9% 6% 3,006
Once or twice a month 41% 33% 2% 17% 7% 1,245
Several times a year 31% 33% 2% 28% 6% 1,217
Seldom/never 14% 20% 1% 59% 7% 10,136

Belief in Heaven among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 4% 3,006
Once or twice a month 86% 10% 4% 1,245
Several times a year 80% 15% 6% 1,217
Seldom/never 55% 38% 7% 10,136

Belief in Hell among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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 75% 18% 7% 3,006
Once or twice a month 71% 24% 6% 1,245
Several times a year 61% 31% 8% 1,217
Seldom/never 39% 53% 8% 10,136

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,006. 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% 36% 27% 5% 3,006
Once or twice a month 25% 40% 32% 3% 1,245
Several times a year 25% 40% 33% 3% 1,217
Seldom/never 13% 36% 47% 4% 10,136

Views about size of government among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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 30% 63% 3% 4% 3,006
Once or twice a month 30% 65% 3% 2% 1,245
Several times a year 32% 62% 3% 3% 1,217
Seldom/never 32% 59% 4% 4% 10,136

Views about government aid to the poor among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 66% 4% 2% 3,006
Once or twice a month 29% 65% 4% 1% 1,245
Several times a year 26% 69% 3% 1% 1,217
Seldom/never 24% 72% 3% 1% 10,136

Views about abortion among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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 46% 49% 5% 3,006
Once or twice a month 55% 42% 3% 1,245
Several times a year 66% 29% 4% 1,217
Seldom/never 77% 20% 3% 10,136

Views about homosexuality among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 45% 4% 4% 3,006
Once or twice a month 68% 27% 3% 2% 1,245
Several times a year 72% 23% 2% 3% 1,217
Seldom/never 84% 12% 2% 2% 10,136

Views about same-sex marriage among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 54% 8% 3,006
Once or twice a month 55% 37% 7% 1,245
Several times a year 63% 31% 6% 1,217
Seldom/never 79% 16% 4% 10,136

Views about environmental regulation among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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% 62% 2% 4% 3,006
Once or twice a month 28% 68% 2% 2% 1,245
Several times a year 27% 69% 2% 2% 1,217
Seldom/never 19% 77% 2% 2% 10,136

Views about human evolution among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 3,006. 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 17% 28% 4% 47% 5% 3,006
Once or twice a month 26% 32% 3% 35% 3% 1,245
Several times a year 31% 34% 4% 29% 3% 1,217
Seldom/never 55% 21% 4% 18% 3% 10,136