Frequency of prayer among 30-49 year olds

% of 30-49 year olds who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,178. 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 54% 16% 6% 23% 1% 9,178
2007 56% 18% 6% 19% 1% 11,823

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Frequency of prayer among 30-49 year olds by religious group

% of 30-49 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 58% 21% 8% 13% < 1% 1,763
Evangelical Protestant 78% 14% 3% 4% 1% 2,168
Hindu 56% 13% 8% 23% < 1% 109
Historically Black Protestant 82% 11% 3% 3% 1% 552
Jewish 32% 14% 6% 48% < 1% 165
Mainline Protestant 52% 24% 9% 14% 1% 1,269
Mormon 86% 4% 3% 7% < 1% 223
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 21% 12% 7% 59% < 1% 2,371

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

DemographicInformation

Generational cohort among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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 < 1% 16% 84% < 1% < 1% < 1% 4,757
Weekly < 1% 19% 81% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,457
Monthly < 1% 25% 75% < 1% < 1% < 1% 579
Seldom/never < 1% 23% 77% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,334

Gender composition among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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% 58% 4,757
Weekly 49% 51% 1,457
Monthly 59% 41% 579
Seldom/never 66% 34% 2,334

Racial and ethnic composition among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,698. 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 55% 16% 4% 21% 5% 4,698
Weekly 64% 10% 3% 19% 4% 1,444
Monthly 67% 7% 5% 17% 3% 570
Seldom/never 73% 5% 6% 13% 3% 2,308

Immigrant status among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,702. 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% 8% 71% 4,702
Weekly 20% 8% 73% 1,442
Monthly 20% 9% 71% 573
Seldom/never 17% 9% 74% 2,301

Income distribution among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,360. 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 33% 20% 28% 18% 4,360
Weekly 28% 20% 27% 24% 1,356
Monthly 27% 19% 28% 27% 536
Seldom/never 21% 19% 32% 28% 2,201

Educational distribution among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,741. 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% 33% 18% 12% 4,741
Weekly 37% 28% 20% 14% 1,455
Monthly 38% 29% 17% 15% 576
Seldom/never 31% 28% 24% 17% 2,333

Marital status among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 4,745. 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% 8% 15% 2% 17% 4,745
Weekly 56% 8% 14% 1% 20% 1,455
Monthly 53% 13% 12% < 1% 22% 579
Seldom/never 53% 12% 11% 1% 24% 2,331

Parent of children under 18 among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,739. 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 62% 38% 4,739
Weekly 60% 40% 1,451
Monthly 50% 50% 577
Seldom/never 49% 51% 2,328

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 84% 13% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 4,757
Weekly 60% 33% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1,457
Monthly 41% 40% 11% 1% 5% 2% 579
Seldom/never 17% 25% 13% 1% 37% 7% 2,334

Importance of religion in one's life among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 76% 18% 3% 2% 1% 4,757
Weekly 42% 45% 9% 3% 1% 1,457
Monthly 19% 51% 22% 7% 1% 579
Seldom/never 7% 21% 29% 42% < 1% 2,334

Attendance at religious services among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 52% 33% 15% < 1% 4,757
Weekly 22% 50% 28% < 1% 1,457
Monthly 6% 56% 37% 1% 579
Seldom/never 4% 23% 73% < 1% 2,334

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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% 14% 10% 37% < 1% 4,757
Weekly 12% 11% 10% 67% < 1% 1,457
Monthly 3% 5% 8% 82% 1% 579
Seldom/never 2% 1% 3% 94% < 1% 2,334

Frequency of meditation among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 51% 8% 3% 36% 2% 4,757
Weekly 30% 10% 5% 54% 1% 1,457
Monthly 18% 16% 8% 58% 1% 579
Seldom/never 17% 9% 5% 68% 1% 2,334

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 74% 13% 7% 5% 1% 4,757
Weekly 48% 23% 14% 13% 1% 1,457
Monthly 34% 20% 20% 25% 1% 579
Seldom/never 31% 15% 14% 39% 1% 2,334

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 48% 16% 11% 24% 1% 4,757
Weekly 37% 18% 16% 27% 1% 1,457
Monthly 31% 21% 20% 27% < 1% 579
Seldom/never 37% 16% 17% 30% < 1% 2,334

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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% 7% 36% 5% 3% 4,757
Weekly 23% 13% 51% 11% 2% 1,457
Monthly 9% 15% 62% 11% 2% 579
Seldom/never 5% 16% 59% 19% 2% 2,334

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 41% 56% 1% 1% 4,757
Weekly 29% 68% 1% 1% 1,457
Monthly 27% 71% 1% 1% 579
Seldom/never 21% 78% 1% < 1% 2,334

Frequency of reading scripture among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 56% 13% 8% 22% 1% 4,757
Weekly 18% 14% 13% 54% 1% 1,457
Monthly 5% 9% 16% 71% < 1% 579
Seldom/never 3% 3% 5% 89% < 1% 2,334

Interpreting scripture among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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% 31% 3% 15% 6% 4,757
Weekly 24% 34% 1% 33% 7% 1,457
Monthly 14% 30% 1% 49% 7% 579
Seldom/never 7% 10% < 1% 76% 6% 2,334

Belief in Heaven among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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 86% 8% 7% 4,757
Weekly 80% 14% 6% 1,457
Monthly 70% 22% 8% 579
Seldom/never 33% 59% 8% 2,334

Belief in Hell among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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 74% 19% 7% 4,757
Weekly 63% 29% 8% 1,457
Monthly 52% 39% 9% 579
Seldom/never 24% 69% 8% 2,334

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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 41% 20% 39% 4,757
Weekly 38% 19% 43% 1,457
Monthly 34% 24% 42% 579
Seldom/never 26% 21% 53% 2,334

Political ideology among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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% 30% 19% 7% 4,757
Weekly 32% 38% 24% 5% 1,457
Monthly 20% 42% 30% 8% 579
Seldom/never 18% 37% 39% 6% 2,334

Views about size of government among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 51% 42% 3% 3% 4,757
Weekly 52% 43% 2% 2% 1,457
Monthly 56% 38% 3% 3% 579
Seldom/never 49% 44% 3% 3% 2,334

Views about government aid to the poor among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 47% 47% 5% 2% 4,757
Weekly 46% 49% 4% 1% 1,457
Monthly 47% 47% 3% 3% 579
Seldom/never 39% 56% 4% 1% 2,334

Views about abortion among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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% 54% 4% 4,757
Weekly 59% 37% 3% 1,457
Monthly 62% 34% 4% 579
Seldom/never 78% 19% 4% 2,334

Views about homosexuality among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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% 41% 5% 4% 4,757
Weekly 73% 21% 3% 3% 1,457
Monthly 78% 15% 4% 3% 579
Seldom/never 85% 10% 3% 2% 2,334

Views about same-sex marriage among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 year olds who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,757. 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% 50% 9% 4,757
Weekly 62% 30% 8% 1,457
Monthly 70% 24% 6% 579
Seldom/never 81% 14% 5% 2,334

Views about environmental regulation among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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% 55% 3% 3% 4,757
Weekly 36% 61% 1% 2% 1,457
Monthly 35% 61% 3% 1% 579
Seldom/never 27% 69% 2% 2% 2,334

Views about human evolution among 30-49 year olds by frequency of prayer

% of 30-49 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 = 4,757. 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 17% 29% 3% 47% 4% 4,757
Weekly 35% 32% 4% 26% 3% 1,457
Monthly 46% 26% 5% 21% 2% 579
Seldom/never 73% 10% 4% 11% 2% 2,334