Frequency of prayer among adults with a post-graduate degree

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,897. 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 49% 15% 6% 29% 1% 5,897

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Frequency of prayer among adults with a post-graduate degree by religious group

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 61% 19% 8% 12% < 1% 1,128
Evangelical Protestant 83% 12% 2% 3% 1% 959
Hindu 48% 17% 16% 19% < 1% 104
Historically Black Protestant 83% 10% 6% 1% < 1% 193
Jewish 24% 17% 9% 49% 1% 326
Mainline Protestant 52% 26% 7% 14% 2% 1,269
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 7% 5% 75% 1% 1,382

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,790. 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 7% 42% 30% 20% 2,790
Weekly 8% 48% 27% 17% 846
Monthly 12% 50% 25% 13% 337
Seldom/never 12% 44% 25% 19% 1,718

Generational cohort among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,790. 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% 12% 35% 37% 13% 1% 2,790
Weekly 1% 16% 39% 34% 10% 1% 846
Monthly 2% 22% 38% 31% 7% < 1% 337
Seldom/never 2% 19% 34% 31% 12% 1% 1,718

Gender composition among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 43% 57% 2,867
Weekly 46% 54% 862
Monthly 56% 44% 341
Seldom/never 57% 43% 1,756

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,815. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 71% 12% 7% 6% 4% 2,815
Weekly 79% 6% 8% 4% 2% 851
Monthly 69% 5% 18% 5% 3% 340
Seldom/never 82% 2% 9% 4% 2% 1,733

Immigrant status among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,840. 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 14% 9% 76% 2,840
Weekly 15% 10% 75% 857
Monthly 25% 11% 64% 339
Seldom/never 19% 12% 69% 1,734

Income distribution among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,537. 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% 13% 35% 42% 2,537
Weekly 7% 8% 32% 53% 780
Monthly 9% 9% 28% 54% 312
Seldom/never 8% 10% 29% 53% 1,571

Marital status among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,861. 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 69% 3% 10% 5% 13% 2,861
Weekly 67% 5% 10% 4% 14% 860
Monthly 64% 7% 8% 2% 19% 341
Seldom/never 61% 10% 8% 3% 17% 1,749

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,852. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 35% 65% 2,852
Weekly 36% 64% 858
Monthly 34% 66% 341
Seldom/never 29% 71% 1,751

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 83% 14% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 2,867
Weekly 50% 41% 5% < 1% 1% 2% 862
Monthly 27% 45% 17% 1% 6% 4% 341
Seldom/never 7% 21% 16% 1% 47% 8% 1,756

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 77% 17% 4% 2% 1% 2,867
Weekly 37% 46% 12% 4% 1% 862
Monthly 19% 53% 21% 6% < 1% 341
Seldom/never 4% 18% 31% 46% < 1% 1,756

Attendance at religious services among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 62% 27% 10% < 1% 2,867
Weekly 27% 53% 19% 1% 862
Monthly 10% 62% 29% < 1% 341
Seldom/never 4% 27% 69% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 37% 13% 13% 37% < 1% 2,867
Weekly 10% 10% 11% 69% < 1% 862
Monthly 4% 8% 8% 80% < 1% 341
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of meditation among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 60% 7% 3% 28% 2% 2,867
Weekly 36% 12% 8% 43% 1% 862
Monthly 24% 17% 11% 47% 1% 341
Seldom/never 20% 11% 7% 62% 1% 1,756

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 77% 13% 6% 4% 1% 2,867
Weekly 49% 24% 16% 10% 1% 862
Monthly 32% 25% 24% 17% 2% 341
Seldom/never 32% 17% 17% 33% 2% 1,756

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 57% 16% 13% 13% 1% 2,867
Weekly 41% 23% 18% 17% 1% 862
Monthly 31% 26% 23% 19% 1% 341
Seldom/never 41% 20% 19% 19% 1% 1,756

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 49% 11% 29% 7% 4% 2,867
Weekly 17% 20% 48% 13% 2% 862
Monthly 9% 20% 53% 16% 2% 341
Seldom/never 1% 24% 44% 28% 3% 1,756

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 43% 54% 2% < 1% 2,867
Weekly 29% 69% 1% < 1% 862
Monthly 19% 79% 1% < 1% 341
Seldom/never 17% 82% 1% < 1% 1,756

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 55% 12% 9% 23% < 1% 2,867
Weekly 11% 17% 18% 54% < 1% 862
Monthly 3% 8% 15% 73% < 1% 341
Seldom/never 2% 2% 5% 91% < 1% 1,756

Interpreting scripture among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 25% 40% 4% 22% 8% 2,867
Weekly 6% 35% 1% 49% 8% 862
Monthly 7% 23% < 1% 62% 8% 341
Seldom/never < 1% 4% < 1% 91% 5% 1,756

Belief in Heaven among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 78% 13% 9% 2,867
Weekly 69% 24% 7% 862
Monthly 53% 37% 9% 341
Seldom/never 17% 76% 7% 1,756

Belief in Hell among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 59% 30% 11% 2,867
Weekly 40% 50% 10% 862
Monthly 35% 57% 9% 341
Seldom/never 10% 84% 6% 1,756

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 44% 14% 43% 2,867
Weekly 33% 9% 59% 862
Monthly 27% 8% 65% 341
Seldom/never 20% 9% 72% 1,756

Political ideology among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 38% 36% 23% 3% 2,867
Weekly 21% 46% 32% 1% 862
Monthly 14% 46% 37% 3% 341
Seldom/never 10% 32% 56% 2% 1,756

Views about size of government among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 59% 35% 4% 3% 2,867
Weekly 52% 43% 3% 2% 862
Monthly 49% 46% 1% 4% 341
Seldom/never 40% 54% 3% 3% 1,756

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 41% 52% 5% 2% 2,867
Weekly 35% 61% 4% 1% 862
Monthly 36% 60% 4% 1% 341
Seldom/never 26% 70% 3% 2% 1,756

Views about abortion among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 50% 47% 3% 2,867
Weekly 71% 26% 3% 862
Monthly 80% 19% 1% 341
Seldom/never 90% 8% 2% 1,756

Views about homosexuality among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 58% 34% 5% 4% 2,867
Weekly 84% 12% 2% 2% 862
Monthly 86% 9% 3% 2% 341
Seldom/never 93% 5% 2% < 1% 1,756

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 51% 42% 7% 2,867
Weekly 76% 18% 6% 862
Monthly 81% 14% 4% 341
Seldom/never 90% 7% 2% 1,756

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 33% 64% 2% 2% 2,867
Weekly 23% 73% 2% 1% 862
Monthly 23% 72% 4% 1% 341
Seldom/never 15% 82% 2% 1% 1,756

Views about human evolution among adults with a post-graduate degree by frequency of prayer

% of adults with a post-graduate degree 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 = 2,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 22% 35% 6% 34% 3% 2,867
Weekly 48% 32% 7% 11% 2% 862
Monthly 63% 19% 5% 11% 1% 341
Seldom/never 87% 5% 2% 4% 1% 1,756