Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 13,166. 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 29% 10% 9% 51% 1% 13,166
2007 28% 10% 8% 54% 1% 10,512

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by religious group

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 18% 9% 10% 62% 1% 2,856
Evangelical Protestant 46% 13% 10% 31% 1% 4,340
Historically Black Protestant 44% 14% 9% 32% 1% 640
Jewish 28% 7% 9% 55% 1% 196
Mainline Protestant 19% 11% 9% 60% 1% 2,306
Mormon 77% 7% 2% 13% < 1% 363
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 7% 4% 4% 84% < 1% 1,908

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,824. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 14% 32% 31% 22% 3,824
Once or twice a month 23% 36% 26% 15% 1,191
Several times a year 20% 34% 27% 20% 1,081
Seldom/never 21% 32% 29% 19% 6,724

Generational cohort among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,824. 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% 37% 15% 1% 3,824
Once or twice a month 15% 14% 30% 31% 10% 1% 1,191
Several times a year 11% 15% 27% 32% 14% 1% 1,081
Seldom/never 13% 13% 26% 34% 12% 1% 6,724

Gender composition among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,916. 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 48% 52% 3,916
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 1,218
Several times a year 53% 47% 1,099
Seldom/never 58% 42% 6,835

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,852. 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% 14% 2% 14% 4% 3,852
Once or twice a month 61% 15% 4% 18% 3% 1,202
Several times a year 67% 11% 4% 15% 3% 1,087
Seldom/never 74% 7% 3% 13% 3% 6,735

Immigrant status among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,876. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 14% 7% 79% 3,876
Once or twice a month 17% 9% 75% 1,197
Several times a year 15% 9% 76% 1,086
Seldom/never 11% 11% 78% 6,731

Income distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,371. 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% 21% 27% 15% 3,371
Once or twice a month 40% 18% 24% 17% 1,061
Several times a year 37% 19% 27% 17% 963
Seldom/never 34% 22% 25% 20% 5,956

Educational distribution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,894. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 31% 16% 7% 3,894
Once or twice a month 49% 31% 13% 7% 1,213
Several times a year 46% 32% 15% 8% 1,092
Seldom/never 47% 31% 14% 7% 6,799

Marital status among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,899. 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% 3% 12% 7% 16% 3,899
Once or twice a month 53% 6% 13% 6% 23% 1,215
Several times a year 54% 7% 11% 7% 22% 1,098
Seldom/never 48% 8% 13% 6% 24% 6,798

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,896. 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% 3,896
Once or twice a month 35% 65% 1,216
Several times a year 30% 70% 1,097
Seldom/never 26% 74% 6,814

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% < 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,218
Several times a year 80% 15% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 56% 25% 7% 1% 9% 3% 6,835

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 3,916
Once or twice a month 78% 19% 2% 1% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 72% 22% 3% 2% 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 38% 35% 15% 12% 1% 6,835

Attendance at religious services among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 4% < 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 52% 41% 6% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 37% 57% 5% < 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 15% 40% 45% < 1% 6,835

Frequency of prayer among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 75% 19% 3% 2% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 70% 19% 6% 5% < 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 41% 20% 8% 31% 1% 6,835

Frequency of meditation among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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 64% 6% 2% 26% 3% 3,916
Once or twice a month 45% 12% 4% 37% 2% 1,218
Several times a year 39% 10% 8% 40% 3% 1,099
Seldom/never 27% 7% 4% 60% 1% 6,835

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 7% 3% 3% 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 71% 18% 6% 5% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 63% 17% 13% 7% 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 46% 16% 12% 25% 1% 6,835

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 15% 9% 19% 2% 3,916
Once or twice a month 45% 20% 11% 21% 2% 1,218
Several times a year 41% 15% 18% 25% 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 38% 14% 13% 33% 1% 6,835

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 4% 22% 3% 2% 3,916
Once or twice a month 50% 7% 36% 5% 3% 1,218
Several times a year 42% 7% 42% 6% 3% 1,099
Seldom/never 23% 9% 58% 8% 2% 6,835

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 42% 1% 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 45% 52% 1% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 45% 53% 1% 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 34% 64% 1% 1% 6,835

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 2% 6% 1% 3,916
Once or twice a month 56% 24% 6% 13% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 39% 20% 24% 18% < 1% 1,099
Seldom/never 15% 9% 9% 66% < 1% 6,835

Interpreting scripture among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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 64% 24% 4% 5% 4% 3,916
Once or twice a month 51% 31% 3% 8% 6% 1,218
Several times a year 43% 35% 4% 13% 5% 1,099
Seldom/never 23% 29% 2% 38% 8% 6,835

Belief in Heaven among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 6% 7% 3,916
Once or twice a month 90% 4% 6% 1,218
Several times a year 88% 7% 5% 1,099
Seldom/never 72% 21% 7% 6,835

Belief in Hell among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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 81% 13% 7% 3,916
Once or twice a month 81% 13% 6% 1,218
Several times a year 76% 18% 6% 1,099
Seldom/never 56% 35% 9% 6,835

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 15% 26% 3,916
Once or twice a month 55% 15% 30% 1,218
Several times a year 58% 14% 28% 1,099
Seldom/never 53% 19% 28% 6,835

Political ideology among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,916. 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% 20% 10% 5% 3,916
Once or twice a month 55% 27% 13% 5% 1,218
Several times a year 57% 27% 11% 6% 1,099
Seldom/never 45% 33% 16% 7% 6,835

Views about size of government among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 29% 1% 2% 3,916
Once or twice a month 61% 35% 1% 2% 1,218
Several times a year 65% 31% 2% 2% 1,099
Seldom/never 68% 28% 2% 2% 6,835

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 33% 3% 2% 3,916
Once or twice a month 60% 37% 2% 1% 1,218
Several times a year 61% 34% 3% 2% 1,099
Seldom/never 63% 33% 3% 2% 6,835

Views about abortion among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 74% 3% 3,916
Once or twice a month 33% 64% 3% 1,218
Several times a year 40% 57% 3% 1,099
Seldom/never 53% 43% 4% 6,835

Views about homosexuality among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 65% 5% 3% 3,916
Once or twice a month 47% 47% 4% 3% 1,218
Several times a year 45% 46% 4% 5% 1,099
Seldom/never 63% 29% 4% 4% 6,835

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 73% 8% 3,916
Once or twice a month 35% 59% 6% 1,218
Several times a year 34% 58% 9% 1,099
Seldom/never 52% 39% 9% 6,835

Views about human evolution among adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 3,916. 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% 20% 2% 64% 5% 3,916
Once or twice a month 17% 26% 2% 52% 3% 1,218
Several times a year 16% 30% 3% 47% 4% 1,099
Seldom/never 34% 28% 4% 31% 4% 6,835