Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,485. 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 27% 13% 7% 53% 1% 10,485
2007 30% 14% 8% 47% 2% 8,946

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Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 107. 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 31% 11% 9% 47% 1% 107
Catholic 38% 20% 8% 33% 1% 1,326
Evangelical Protestant 60% 18% 5% 15% 1% 995
Historically Black Protestant 70% 10% 4% 15% 1% 181
Jewish 21% 6% 5% 67% 1% 270
Mainline Protestant 34% 23% 9% 33% 1% 1,340
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 14% 8% 6% 72% < 1% 5,580

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,619. 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% 33% 30% 20% 2,619
Weekly 21% 37% 29% 13% 1,273
Monthly 24% 39% 24% 13% 668
Seldom/never 32% 35% 20% 13% 5,669

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,619. 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 8% 14% 28% 35% 13% 2% 2,619
Weekly 12% 16% 30% 33% 8% < 1% 1,273
Monthly 13% 19% 31% 30% 6% < 1% 668
Seldom/never 20% 20% 27% 24% 8% 1% 5,669

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 2,676
Weekly 48% 52% 1,289
Monthly 53% 47% 675
Seldom/never 64% 36% 5,747

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,616. 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 64% 12% 2% 16% 6% 2,616
Weekly 75% 6% 2% 13% 4% 1,277
Monthly 73% 9% 4% 11% 3% 666
Seldom/never 77% 4% 5% 11% 3% 5,681

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,624. 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 13% 10% 77% 2,624
Weekly 11% 8% 81% 1,276
Monthly 10% 12% 78% 666
Seldom/never 12% 13% 75% 5,685

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,305. 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% 21% 20% 12% 2,305
Weekly 40% 19% 24% 18% 1,150
Monthly 35% 19% 25% 21% 601
Seldom/never 28% 21% 28% 23% 5,155

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,655. 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% 34% 10% 7% 2,655
Weekly 45% 33% 15% 8% 1,281
Monthly 42% 34% 14% 9% 671
Seldom/never 36% 30% 21% 13% 5,729

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,658. 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% 10% 20% 9% 21% 2,658
Weekly 41% 12% 17% 5% 25% 1,283
Monthly 46% 12% 10% 4% 28% 674
Seldom/never 40% 11% 11% 4% 35% 5,726

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,670. 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 24% 76% 2,670
Weekly 29% 71% 1,287
Monthly 27% 73% 672
Seldom/never 23% 77% 5,733

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 72% 20% 4% 1% 1% 1% 2,676
Weekly 52% 36% 8% 1% 1% 2% 1,289
Monthly 36% 41% 12% 1% 6% 4% 675
Seldom/never 13% 21% 13% 1% 45% 7% 5,747

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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% 30% 10% 8% 1% 2,676
Weekly 24% 47% 20% 9% 1% 1,289
Monthly 10% 43% 31% 15% 1% 675
Seldom/never 4% 16% 29% 51% 1% 5,747

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 10% 4% 3% 82% 1% 2,676
Weekly 3% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 1,289
Monthly 1% 2% 2% 95% < 1% 675
Seldom/never 1% < 1% 1% 98% < 1% 5,747

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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% 5% 3% 40% 2% 2,676
Weekly 30% 11% 5% 53% 1% 1,289
Monthly 20% 16% 6% 58% < 1% 675
Seldom/never 17% 8% 5% 70% 1% 5,747

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 65% 13% 8% 13% 1% 2,676
Weekly 45% 20% 13% 20% 1% 1,289
Monthly 32% 21% 16% 31% 1% 675
Seldom/never 29% 14% 12% 43% 2% 5,747

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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% 12% 10% 24% 2% 2,676
Weekly 43% 17% 14% 24% 1% 1,289
Monthly 37% 20% 16% 26% 1% 675
Seldom/never 41% 16% 14% 28% 1% 5,747

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 25% 12% 53% 7% 3% 2,676
Weekly 13% 14% 61% 10% 1% 1,289
Monthly 7% 15% 66% 10% 1% 675
Seldom/never 3% 17% 58% 20% 2% 5,747

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 28% 68% 2% 2% 2,676
Weekly 27% 70% 1% 1% 1,289
Monthly 24% 74% 1% 1% 675
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 5,747

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 28% 10% 7% 53% 1% 2,676
Weekly 7% 7% 11% 73% 1% 1,289
Monthly 3% 6% 9% 82% < 1% 675
Seldom/never 1% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 5,747

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 27% 26% 3% 35% 9% 2,676
Weekly 16% 26% 2% 47% 9% 1,289
Monthly 10% 22% 1% 58% 10% 675
Seldom/never 5% 8% < 1% 81% 6% 5,747

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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 77% 15% 8% 2,676
Weekly 70% 20% 10% 1,289
Monthly 63% 26% 11% 675
Seldom/never 26% 65% 9% 5,747

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 33% 9% 2,676
Weekly 53% 37% 10% 1,289
Monthly 48% 44% 8% 675
Seldom/never 20% 73% 8% 5,747

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 21% 46% 2,676
Weekly 33% 21% 46% 1,289
Monthly 32% 21% 47% 675
Seldom/never 25% 21% 55% 5,747

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 31% 27% 10% 2,676
Weekly 27% 36% 30% 7% 1,289
Monthly 23% 37% 34% 6% 675
Seldom/never 17% 35% 42% 7% 5,747

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 43% 4% 6% 2,676
Weekly 52% 40% 3% 5% 1,289
Monthly 53% 40% 3% 4% 675
Seldom/never 49% 44% 3% 4% 5,747

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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% 52% 5% 3% 2,676
Weekly 43% 50% 5% 2% 1,289
Monthly 44% 51% 4% 2% 675
Seldom/never 37% 58% 4% 1% 5,747

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 57% 37% 6% 2,676
Weekly 66% 31% 3% 1,289
Monthly 70% 26% 4% 675
Seldom/never 80% 17% 4% 5,747

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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 65% 26% 4% 4% 2,676
Weekly 76% 17% 3% 4% 1,289
Monthly 78% 16% 3% 4% 675
Seldom/never 86% 10% 3% 2% 5,747

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,676. 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% 34% 10% 2,676
Weekly 68% 23% 8% 1,289
Monthly 71% 21% 8% 675
Seldom/never 82% 13% 5% 5,747

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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% 55% 3% 5% 2,676
Weekly 38% 58% 2% 2% 1,289
Monthly 33% 63% 2% 2% 675
Seldom/never 26% 69% 2% 2% 5,747

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 2,676. 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 27% 29% 5% 32% 6% 2,676
Weekly 37% 30% 5% 23% 5% 1,289
Monthly 48% 23% 7% 20% 2% 675
Seldom/never 75% 9% 4% 10% 2% 5,747