Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in Heaven

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,973. 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 21% 9% 6% 64% 1% 7,973
2007 27% 12% 7% 53% 1% 6,275

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Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in Heaven by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 151. 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 43% 10% 11% 35% 1% 151
Catholic 31% 20% 9% 39% 1% 709
Evangelical Protestant 70% 15% 3% 12% 1% 503
Jewish 13% 12% 9% 65% 1% 461
Mainline Protestant 33% 19% 10% 37% 2% 861
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 8% 5% 4% 83% < 1% 4,429

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,590. 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 18% 33% 31% 18% 1,590
Weekly 18% 39% 29% 14% 746
Monthly 25% 39% 22% 14% 443
Seldom/never 33% 35% 19% 14% 5,009

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,590. 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 9% 14% 29% 36% 11% 2% 1,590
Weekly 12% 16% 29% 33% 9% 1% 746
Monthly 15% 19% 30% 28% 7% 1% 443
Seldom/never 21% 20% 26% 23% 8% 1% 5,009

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 43% 57% 1,624
Weekly 49% 51% 759
Monthly 60% 40% 446
Seldom/never 65% 35% 5,073

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,592. 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% 10% 5% 19% 5% 1,592
Weekly 67% 8% 5% 17% 4% 741
Monthly 64% 8% 10% 16% 2% 440
Seldom/never 77% 3% 6% 10% 3% 5,007

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,607. 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% 10% 70% 1,607
Weekly 20% 10% 70% 753
Monthly 25% 12% 64% 440
Seldom/never 13% 14% 72% 5,022

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,424. 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% 21% 27% 19% 1,424
Weekly 26% 19% 28% 28% 683
Monthly 24% 18% 28% 30% 411
Seldom/never 23% 18% 30% 29% 4,615

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,609. 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% 20% 16% 1,609
Weekly 31% 28% 22% 20% 756
Monthly 28% 27% 24% 21% 443
Seldom/never 28% 29% 25% 18% 5,058

Marital status among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,619. 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 50% 9% 16% 5% 20% 1,619
Weekly 49% 8% 15% 4% 25% 753
Monthly 48% 12% 10% 3% 27% 445
Seldom/never 42% 11% 10% 3% 34% 5,056

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,623. 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% 72% 1,623
Weekly 28% 72% 756
Monthly 28% 72% 446
Seldom/never 23% 77% 5,056

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 66% 21% 7% 1% 4% 2% 1,624
Weekly 35% 43% 15% 1% 4% 3% 759
Monthly 22% 38% 19% 1% 16% 5% 446
Seldom/never 6% 15% 13% 1% 60% 6% 5,073

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 57% 24% 9% 8% 1% 1,624
Weekly 24% 47% 19% 9% 1% 759
Monthly 12% 42% 29% 16% < 1% 446
Seldom/never 3% 12% 29% 56% < 1% 5,073

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 39% 32% 28% < 1% 1,624
Weekly 16% 44% 40% 1% 759
Monthly 4% 51% 44% < 1% 446
Seldom/never 2% 19% 78% < 1% 5,073

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 33% 10% 8% 49% < 1% 1,624
Weekly 10% 7% 9% 74% < 1% 759
Monthly 3% 5% 9% 84% < 1% 446
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 5,073

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 64% 6% 3% 25% 3% 1,624
Weekly 45% 15% 7% 32% 1% 759
Monthly 29% 17% 10% 42% 2% 446
Seldom/never 19% 10% 6% 65% < 1% 5,073

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 74% 11% 6% 8% 1% 1,624
Weekly 50% 19% 13% 17% 1% 759
Monthly 37% 21% 17% 23% 1% 446
Seldom/never 31% 16% 11% 41% 2% 5,073

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 62% 12% 9% 16% 2% 1,624
Weekly 52% 15% 14% 18% 1% 759
Monthly 45% 21% 15% 18% 1% 446
Seldom/never 46% 17% 15% 22% 1% 5,073

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 34% 15% 39% 10% 3% 1,624
Weekly 10% 22% 51% 16% 2% 759
Monthly 5% 20% 56% 17% 3% 446
Seldom/never 1% 20% 55% 23% 2% 5,073

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 37% 60% 2% 1% 1,624
Weekly 23% 74% 1% 2% 759
Monthly 21% 77% 1% < 1% 446
Seldom/never 17% 81% 1% 1% 5,073

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 45% 10% 8% 35% 1% 1,624
Weekly 12% 13% 13% 62% 1% 759
Monthly 3% 7% 13% 77% < 1% 446
Seldom/never 2% 3% 5% 91% < 1% 5,073

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 24% 22% 3% 44% 7% 1,624
Weekly 10% 14% 1% 69% 7% 759
Monthly 4% 9% < 1% 80% 7% 446
Seldom/never 1% 3% < 1% 92% 4% 5,073

Belief in Hell among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 19% 78% 3% 1,624
Weekly 8% 91% 1% 759
Monthly 8% 91% 1% 446
Seldom/never 2% 97% 1% 5,073

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 30% 23% 47% 1,624
Weekly 25% 16% 59% 759
Monthly 23% 17% 60% 446
Seldom/never 21% 17% 62% 5,073

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 32% 29% 31% 8% 1,624
Weekly 20% 34% 41% 5% 759
Monthly 16% 38% 42% 4% 446
Seldom/never 13% 34% 48% 5% 5,073

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 51% 42% 3% 3% 1,624
Weekly 45% 47% 4% 4% 759
Monthly 44% 49% 4% 3% 446
Seldom/never 47% 47% 4% 3% 5,073

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 39% 56% 4% 2% 1,624
Weekly 35% 62% 2% 1% 759
Monthly 36% 60% 3% 1% 446
Seldom/never 32% 64% 3% 1% 5,073

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 55% 40% 4% 1,624
Weekly 74% 24% 2% 759
Monthly 76% 21% 3% 446
Seldom/never 85% 12% 3% 5,073

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 62% 31% 3% 3% 1,624
Weekly 81% 13% 2% 3% 759
Monthly 82% 13% 3% 2% 446
Seldom/never 90% 7% 2% 1% 5,073

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,624. 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 56% 36% 7% 1,624
Weekly 76% 19% 5% 759
Monthly 75% 19% 7% 446
Seldom/never 88% 9% 3% 5,073

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 31% 64% 3% 3% 1,624
Weekly 26% 71% 1% 2% 759
Monthly 23% 73% 3% 2% 446
Seldom/never 21% 75% 2% 2% 5,073

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in Heaven by frequency of prayer

% of adults who do not believe in Heaven 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 = 1,624. 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 34% 21% 5% 36% 3% 1,624
Weekly 58% 17% 5% 18% 2% 759
Monthly 65% 17% 4% 14% 2% 446
Seldom/never 84% 6% 3% 7% 1% 5,073