Frequency of prayer among 18-29 year olds

% of 18-29 year olds who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,544. 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 41% 17% 7% 34% < 1% 5,544
2007 48% 20% 7% 25% 1% 4,242

Learn More: At least daily, Weekly, Monthly, Seldom/never

Frequency of prayer among 18-29 year olds by religious group

% of 18-29 year olds who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly 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 43% 25% 10% 22% < 1% 890
Evangelical Protestant 73% 19% 4% 5% < 1% 1,092
Historically Black Protestant 70% 18% 6% 5% 1% 298
Jewish 30% 21% 7% 42% < 1% 104
Mainline Protestant 43% 29% 8% 20% < 1% 586
Mormon 83% 12% 2% 3% < 1% 114
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 15% 10% 7% 68% < 1% 2,003

Learn More: At least daily, Weekly, Monthly, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Generational cohort among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 59% 41% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,223
Weekly 65% 35% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 942
Monthly 65% 35% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 65% 35% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,964

Gender composition among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 44% 56% 2,223
Weekly 47% 53% 942
Monthly 54% 46% 399
Seldom/never 61% 39% 1,964

Racial and ethnic composition among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,205. 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 daily 50% 20% 5% 20% 6% 2,205
Weekly 53% 14% 5% 23% 5% 934
Monthly 43% 15% 7% 29% 5% 399
Seldom/never 65% 5% 9% 16% 4% 1,948

Immigrant status among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,187. 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 daily 15% 15% 69% 2,187
Weekly 15% 17% 68% 933
Monthly 20% 19% 61% 389
Seldom/never 13% 19% 68% 1,945

Income distribution among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,952. 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 daily 46% 21% 23% 10% 1,952
Weekly 45% 19% 25% 11% 826
Monthly 42% 20% 22% 17% 350
Seldom/never 36% 24% 24% 16% 1,757

Educational distribution among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,220. 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 daily 42% 41% 13% 4% 2,220
Weekly 44% 41% 11% 3% 939
Monthly 45% 36% 13% 5% 398
Seldom/never 39% 38% 17% 5% 1,961

Marital status among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,217. 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 daily 22% 11% 4% < 1% 63% 2,217
Weekly 14% 12% 3% < 1% 71% 940
Monthly 10% 16% 3% < 1% 71% 397
Seldom/never 11% 13% 3% < 1% 74% 1,961

Parent of children under 18 among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,217. 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 daily 29% 71% 2,217
Weekly 24% 76% 941
Monthly 21% 79% 399
Seldom/never 12% 88% 1,961

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say they…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 2,223. 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 daily 81% 15% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 2,223
Weekly 60% 32% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 942
Monthly 32% 43% 14% 1% 6% 3% 399
Seldom/never 13% 21% 16% 1% 44% 6% 1,964

Importance of religion in one's life among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say religion is…

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 73% 22% 3% 2% < 1% 2,223
Weekly 38% 47% 12% 3% < 1% 942
Monthly 21% 52% 20% 7% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 4% 22% 33% 40% 1% 1,964

Attendance at religious services among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 49% 36% 15% < 1% 2,223
Weekly 26% 52% 22% 1% 942
Monthly 12% 57% 31% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 4% 28% 68% < 1% 1,964

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who attend prayer group…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 34% 17% 11% 37% < 1% 2,223
Weekly 14% 13% 12% 61% < 1% 942
Monthly 5% 8% 11% 75% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 1% 2% 3% 94% < 1% 1,964

Frequency of meditation among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 43% 9% 3% 44% 1% 2,223
Weekly 26% 11% 5% 57% < 1% 942
Monthly 20% 15% 6% 57% 1% 399
Seldom/never 14% 10% 6% 69% 1% 1,964

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 71% 15% 7% 6% 1% 2,223
Weekly 47% 25% 15% 13% 1% 942
Monthly 34% 28% 17% 19% 1% 399
Seldom/never 31% 20% 11% 37% 1% 1,964

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 49% 19% 11% 20% 1% 2,223
Weekly 45% 21% 13% 20% 1% 942
Monthly 43% 17% 18% 21% 1% 399
Seldom/never 48% 19% 11% 20% < 1% 1,964

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 44% 11% 37% 5% 2% 2,223
Weekly 20% 16% 52% 10% 2% 942
Monthly 11% 18% 57% 12% 1% 399
Seldom/never 3% 21% 54% 21% 1% 1,964

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 2,223. 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 daily 32% 66% 1% 1% 2,223
Weekly 21% 78% 1% 1% 942
Monthly 18% 82% 1% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 13% 86% 1% 1% 1,964

Frequency of reading scripture among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who read scripture…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 54% 16% 7% 23% 1% 2,223
Weekly 19% 18% 15% 47% < 1% 942
Monthly 5% 16% 11% 68% < 1% 399
Seldom/never 2% 3% 6% 88% < 1% 1,964

Interpreting scripture among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 2,223. 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 daily 35% 40% 3% 17% 5% 2,223
Weekly 22% 40% 1% 31% 6% 942
Monthly 13% 28% 1% 50% 9% 399
Seldom/never 4% 10% < 1% 81% 6% 1,964

Belief in Heaven among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 87% 9% 4% 2,223
Weekly 87% 9% 4% 942
Monthly 75% 19% 5% 399
Seldom/never 33% 58% 9% 1,964

Belief in Hell among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 75% 20% 5% 2,223
Weekly 69% 26% 6% 942
Monthly 54% 41% 4% 399
Seldom/never 27% 66% 7% 1,964

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 40% 20% 40% 2,223
Weekly 34% 20% 46% 942
Monthly 28% 23% 49% 399
Seldom/never 22% 22% 56% 1,964

Political ideology among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 36% 36% 20% 8% 2,223
Weekly 25% 38% 30% 7% 942
Monthly 19% 38% 36% 6% 399
Seldom/never 14% 37% 41% 8% 1,964

Views about size of government among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 44% 51% 2% 3% 2,223
Weekly 42% 55% 1% 2% 942
Monthly 38% 57% 2% 3% 399
Seldom/never 44% 51% 2% 4% 1,964

Views about government aid to the poor among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 45% 50% 4% 1% 2,223
Weekly 41% 54% 3% 2% 942
Monthly 40% 55% 3% 1% 399
Seldom/never 35% 61% 3% 1% 1,964

Views about abortion among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say abortion should be…

Frequency of prayer Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 39% 58% 2% 2,223
Weekly 53% 45% 2% 942
Monthly 63% 33% 4% 399
Seldom/never 75% 22% 2% 1,964

Views about homosexuality among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 61% 32% 4% 2% 2,223
Weekly 79% 18% 2% 2% 942
Monthly 85% 12% 1% 2% 399
Seldom/never 92% 6% 1% 1% 1,964

Views about same-sex marriage among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,223. 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 daily 54% 41% 5% 2,223
Weekly 72% 23% 5% 942
Monthly 80% 15% 5% 399
Seldom/never 89% 9% 2% 1,964

Views about environmental regulation among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 2,223. 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 daily 37% 58% 2% 2% 2,223
Weekly 39% 59% 1% 1% 942
Monthly 29% 68% < 1% 3% 399
Seldom/never 25% 71% 2% 3% 1,964

Views about human evolution among 18-29 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 18-29 year olds who say humans…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 2,223. 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 daily 21% 33% 3% 40% 3% 2,223
Weekly 35% 32% 3% 27% 3% 942
Monthly 46% 26% 3% 22% 2% 399
Seldom/never 75% 12% 4% 8% 2% 1,964