Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among republicans and Republican leaners

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 13,731. 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 30% 10% 9% 51% < 1% 13,731
2007 28% 9% 9% 53% 1% 13,366

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

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 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 16% 8% 12% 63% 1% 2,926
Evangelical Protestant 48% 13% 9% 29% < 1% 5,056
Historically Black Protestant 40% 22% 14% 25% < 1% 175
Jewish 29% 11% 10% 49% < 1% 200
Mainline Protestant 20% 11% 10% 59% < 1% 2,750
Mormon 77% 7% 2% 14% < 1% 481
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 5% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 1,734

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,130. 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% 30% 23% 4,130
Once or twice a month 25% 35% 24% 16% 1,254
Several times a year 21% 35% 25% 19% 1,185
Seldom/never 20% 33% 28% 19% 6,865

Generational cohort among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,130. 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% 9% 27% 35% 16% 1% 4,130
Once or twice a month 15% 16% 29% 29% 10% 1% 1,254
Several times a year 14% 12% 30% 31% 12% 1% 1,185
Seldom/never 12% 14% 27% 33% 12% 1% 6,865

Gender composition among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,209. 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% 53% 4,209
Once or twice a month 47% 53% 1,281
Several times a year 50% 50% 1,209
Seldom/never 58% 42% 6,956

Racial and ethnic composition among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,157. 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% 4% 2% 9% 3% 4,157
Once or twice a month 79% 5% 2% 11% 2% 1,262
Several times a year 80% 3% 4% 10% 3% 1,196
Seldom/never 84% 2% 3% 8% 3% 6,874

Immigrant status among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,179. 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 8% 7% 85% 4,179
Once or twice a month 11% 7% 82% 1,268
Several times a year 12% 7% 81% 1,201
Seldom/never 8% 10% 82% 6,902

Income distribution among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 3,643. 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% 22% 33% 19% 3,643
Once or twice a month 27% 19% 32% 22% 1,135
Several times a year 25% 18% 33% 23% 1,061
Seldom/never 23% 21% 30% 25% 6,143

Educational distribution among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,191. 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% 34% 20% 10% 4,191
Once or twice a month 38% 36% 18% 9% 1,276
Several times a year 36% 35% 19% 10% 1,202
Seldom/never 40% 33% 18% 10% 6,936

Marital status among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,193. 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 66% 2% 10% 7% 15% 4,193
Once or twice a month 60% 4% 10% 4% 22% 1,279
Several times a year 56% 5% 11% 6% 23% 1,207
Seldom/never 54% 7% 11% 6% 22% 6,936

Parent of children under 18 among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,192. 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% 68% 4,192
Once or twice a month 36% 64% 1,277
Several times a year 31% 69% 1,205
Seldom/never 26% 74% 6,935

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 94% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,281
Several times a year 81% 16% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 57% 25% 6% 1% 9% 3% 6,956

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

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 4,209
Once or twice a month 80% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 1,281
Several times a year 72% 24% 3% 1% 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 37% 35% 16% 11% 1% 6,956

Attendance at religious services among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 3% < 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 60% 36% 5% < 1% 1,281
Several times a year 43% 53% 5% < 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 15% 42% 42% < 1% 6,956

Frequency of prayer among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 78% 17% 2% 2% 1% 1,281
Several times a year 72% 19% 5% 4% 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 41% 21% 9% 29% 1% 6,956

Frequency of meditation among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 6% 2% 28% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 44% 11% 3% 40% 1% 1,281
Several times a year 39% 9% 7% 43% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 26% 8% 4% 61% 1% 6,956

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 87% 7% 3% 2% 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 71% 19% 6% 3% < 1% 1,281
Several times a year 64% 16% 13% 6% < 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 46% 18% 12% 23% 1% 6,956

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 17% 9% 18% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 45% 22% 12% 19% 2% 1,281
Several times a year 43% 17% 16% 22% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 38% 16% 15% 30% 1% 6,956

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 3% 18% 2% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 55% 7% 31% 4% 3% 1,281
Several times a year 48% 7% 38% 5% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 23% 11% 57% 8% 2% 6,956

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 35% 1% 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 53% 45% 1% 1% 1,281
Several times a year 48% 51% 1% < 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 37% 61% 1% 1% 6,956

Frequency of reading scripture among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 2% 5% 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 56% 24% 7% 12% 1% 1,281
Several times a year 40% 19% 22% 18% 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 15% 9% 9% 67% < 1% 6,956

Interpreting scripture among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 28% 4% 4% 3% 4,209
Once or twice a month 48% 38% 3% 7% 4% 1,281
Several times a year 38% 42% 3% 12% 5% 1,209
Seldom/never 19% 33% 2% 38% 7% 6,956

Belief in Heaven among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 87% 5% 8% 4,209
Once or twice a month 89% 6% 5% 1,281
Several times a year 90% 6% 4% 1,209
Seldom/never 73% 20% 7% 6,956

Belief in Hell among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 11% 7% 4,209
Once or twice a month 81% 13% 5% 1,281
Several times a year 78% 17% 5% 1,209
Seldom/never 56% 35% 9% 6,956

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican leaners who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,209. 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 76% 17% 5% 1% 4,209
Once or twice a month 64% 27% 7% 2% 1,281
Several times a year 61% 31% 7% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 53% 35% 9% 3% 6,956

Views about size of government among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 79% 18% 1% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 74% 23% 2% 2% 1,281
Several times a year 75% 22% 1% 3% 1,209
Seldom/never 78% 19% 2% 2% 6,956

Views about government aid to the poor among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 69% 26% 4% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 66% 30% 3% 1% 1,281
Several times a year 69% 27% 3% 1% 1,209
Seldom/never 70% 26% 3% 2% 6,956

Views about abortion among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 19% 79% 2% 4,209
Once or twice a month 32% 67% 2% 1,281
Several times a year 37% 61% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 52% 44% 4% 6,956

Views about homosexuality among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 4% 3% 4,209
Once or twice a month 43% 50% 4% 3% 1,281
Several times a year 48% 44% 4% 4% 1,209
Seldom/never 64% 29% 4% 3% 6,956

Views about same-sex marriage among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 16% 78% 6% 4,209
Once or twice a month 33% 62% 5% 1,281
Several times a year 35% 58% 7% 1,209
Seldom/never 51% 41% 8% 6,956

Views about environmental regulation among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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% 35% 3% 3% 4,209
Once or twice a month 55% 41% 2% 2% 1,281
Several times a year 55% 42% 1% 2% 1,209
Seldom/never 54% 41% 2% 2% 6,956

Views about human evolution among republicans and Republican leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 4,209. 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 6% 21% 2% 66% 5% 4,209
Once or twice a month 12% 26% 3% 55% 3% 1,281
Several times a year 15% 31% 3% 46% 4% 1,209
Seldom/never 35% 29% 4% 28% 4% 6,956