Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 21,598. 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 14% 8% 8% 70% < 1% 21,598
2007 12% 7% 7% 73% 1% 17,391

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Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by religious group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 235. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 14% 12% 15% 58% 1% 235
Catholic 14% 9% 9% 68% < 1% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 25% 15% 11% 49% < 1% 2,912
Hindu 8% 15% 9% 67% < 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 33% 16% 11% 41% < 1% 944
Jewish 11% 9% 12% 69% < 1% 726
Mainline Protestant 15% 9% 10% 67% < 1% 4,042
Mormon 52% 11% 4% 34% < 1% 225
Muslim 27% 9% 9% 54% 1% 111
Orthodox Christian 10% 10% 11% 69% < 1% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 3% 2% 3% 91% < 1% 6,338

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,823. 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% 34% 29% 16% 2,823
Once or twice a month 32% 39% 20% 10% 1,534
Several times a year 29% 34% 22% 15% 1,688
Seldom/never 28% 35% 24% 14% 15,143

Generational cohort among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,823. 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% 11% 29% 33% 11% 1% 2,823
Once or twice a month 22% 16% 32% 23% 6% 1% 1,534
Several times a year 18% 18% 26% 27% 10% 1% 1,688
Seldom/never 17% 18% 27% 28% 8% 1% 15,143

Gender composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 64% 2,867
Once or twice a month 39% 61% 1,559
Several times a year 41% 59% 1,715
Seldom/never 48% 52% 15,363

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,830. 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% 20% 3% 22% 5% 2,830
Once or twice a month 50% 17% 5% 24% 3% 1,543
Several times a year 61% 12% 5% 17% 4% 1,702
Seldom/never 72% 7% 4% 13% 4% 15,192

Immigrant status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,835. 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% 9% 71% 2,835
Once or twice a month 21% 12% 66% 1,540
Several times a year 19% 10% 71% 1,692
Seldom/never 13% 12% 75% 15,209

Income distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 19% 24% 16% 2,521
Once or twice a month 40% 19% 25% 16% 1,399
Several times a year 35% 19% 27% 19% 1,544
Seldom/never 30% 20% 27% 23% 13,673

Educational distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,854. 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% 30% 16% 11% 2,854
Once or twice a month 42% 32% 14% 12% 1,549
Several times a year 35% 32% 20% 13% 1,706
Seldom/never 35% 32% 20% 13% 15,310

Marital status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,857. 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% 7% 14% 7% 25% 2,857
Once or twice a month 42% 9% 14% 5% 31% 1,556
Several times a year 43% 9% 12% 6% 30% 1,708
Seldom/never 44% 10% 12% 4% 30% 15,310

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,859. 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 33% 67% 2,859
Once or twice a month 37% 63% 1,554
Several times a year 32% 68% 1,710
Seldom/never 27% 73% 15,318

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say they…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 15% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 72% 22% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 1,559
Several times a year 67% 24% 4% 1% 3% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 41% 27% 9% 1% 19% 3% 15,363

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say religion is…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 12% 1% 2% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 69% 27% 3% 1% < 1% 1,559
Several times a year 59% 33% 5% 2% < 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 25% 33% 20% 21% 1% 15,363

Attendance at religious services among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who attend religious services…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 16% 6% < 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 45% 48% 7% < 1% 1,559
Several times a year 30% 61% 8% < 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 10% 38% 52% < 1% 15,363

Frequency of prayer among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who pray…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 13% 2% 3% < 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 69% 20% 5% 5% < 1% 1,559
Several times a year 61% 22% 7% 9% < 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 31% 18% 8% 42% 1% 15,363

Frequency of meditation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who meditate…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 8% 2% 27% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 45% 15% 4% 36% 1% 1,559
Several times a year 39% 12% 9% 40% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 28% 9% 5% 57% 1% 15,363

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 10% 4% 5% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 66% 19% 9% 6% < 1% 1,559
Several times a year 59% 18% 14% 7% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 44% 18% 12% 24% 1% 15,363

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 16% 9% 18% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 46% 23% 13% 18% < 1% 1,559
Several times a year 46% 17% 17% 19% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 43% 16% 14% 26% 1% 15,363

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 8% 34% 6% 3% 2,867
Once or twice a month 34% 12% 42% 9% 2% 1,559
Several times a year 28% 15% 46% 9% 2% 1,715
Seldom/never 12% 16% 57% 13% 2% 15,363

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 66% 1% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 29% 69% 1% 1% 1,559
Several times a year 28% 70% 1% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 22% 76% 1% 1% 15,363

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who read scripture…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 72% 11% 4% 12% 1% 2,867
Once or twice a month 44% 28% 9% 18% 1% 1,559
Several times a year 27% 19% 27% 27% < 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 9% 8% 8% 75% < 1% 15,363

Interpreting scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 33% 3% 13% 6% 2,867
Once or twice a month 33% 38% 2% 20% 7% 1,559
Several times a year 24% 40% 2% 26% 7% 1,715
Seldom/never 11% 23% 1% 58% 7% 15,363

Belief in Heaven among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in heaven

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 85% 10% 5% 2,867
Once or twice a month 85% 11% 5% 1,559
Several times a year 81% 13% 6% 1,715
Seldom/never 57% 35% 8% 15,363

Belief in Hell among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in hell

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 25% 7% 2,867
Once or twice a month 68% 27% 5% 1,559
Several times a year 61% 32% 7% 1,715
Seldom/never 40% 52% 8% 15,363

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 18% 50% 2,867
Once or twice a month 32% 15% 53% 1,559
Several times a year 33% 16% 51% 1,715
Seldom/never 28% 18% 55% 15,363

Political ideology among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 35% 24% 6% 2,867
Once or twice a month 30% 39% 26% 5% 1,559
Several times a year 30% 43% 24% 4% 1,715
Seldom/never 21% 39% 35% 6% 15,363

Views about size of government among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who would rather have…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 41% 53% 3% 3% 2,867
Once or twice a month 42% 53% 3% 2% 1,559
Several times a year 44% 50% 3% 3% 1,715
Seldom/never 47% 46% 3% 3% 15,363

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 55% 3% 2% 2,867
Once or twice a month 40% 56% 3% 1% 1,559
Several times a year 38% 56% 4% 1% 1,715
Seldom/never 38% 57% 3% 1% 15,363

Views about abortion among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say abortion should be…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 45% 4% 2,867
Once or twice a month 56% 42% 2% 1,559
Several times a year 64% 33% 2% 1,715
Seldom/never 74% 23% 3% 15,363

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 29% 7% 2,867
Once or twice a month 72% 22% 6% 1,559
Several times a year 75% 20% 6% 1,715
Seldom/never 85% 11% 5% 15,363

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 59% 2% 3% 2,867
Once or twice a month 35% 62% 1% 2% 1,559
Several times a year 30% 66% 2% 2% 1,715
Seldom/never 28% 68% 2% 2% 15,363

Views about human evolution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say humans…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 33% 3% 40% 4% 2,867
Once or twice a month 26% 35% 4% 32% 3% 1,559
Several times a year 30% 36% 4% 27% 2% 1,715
Seldom/never 54% 23% 4% 17% 2% 15,363