Frequency of prayer among adults with some college education

% of adults with some college education who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,589. 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 57% 15% 6% 22% 1% 9,589

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Frequency of prayer among adults with some college education by religious group

% of adults with some college education 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 60% 19% 7% 13% 1% 1,810
Evangelical Protestant 79% 14% 3% 4% 1% 2,739
Historically Black Protestant 79% 12% 4% 4% 1% 600
Jewish 32% 13% 11% 43% 2% 138
Mainline Protestant 57% 23% 7% 11% 1% 1,567
Mormon 88% 4% 1% 6% < 1% 224
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 11% 7% 62% < 1% 1,950

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,516. 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% 35% 28% 17% 5,516
Weekly 32% 31% 24% 12% 1,454
Monthly 32% 35% 24% 9% 510
Seldom/never 42% 32% 16% 10% 1,876

Generational cohort among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,516. 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% 14% 28% 33% 11% 1% 5,516
Weekly 22% 17% 24% 29% 7% < 1% 1,454
Monthly 22% 19% 27% 28% 5% < 1% 510
Seldom/never 29% 21% 24% 20% 6% 1% 1,876

Gender composition among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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% 61% 5,628
Weekly 47% 53% 1,462
Monthly 55% 45% 516
Seldom/never 63% 37% 1,890

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,540. 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% 16% 2% 12% 5% 5,540
Weekly 71% 11% 3% 11% 4% 1,447
Monthly 67% 11% 3% 16% 4% 508
Seldom/never 73% 5% 6% 12% 4% 1,869

Immigrant status among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,567. 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% 10% 81% 5,567
Weekly 9% 11% 80% 1,451
Monthly 12% 12% 76% 511
Seldom/never 11% 15% 75% 1,871

Income distribution among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 4,915. 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% 24% 29% 12% 4,915
Weekly 30% 23% 34% 14% 1,292
Monthly 27% 22% 27% 23% 451
Seldom/never 28% 24% 30% 18% 1,714

Marital status among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,602. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 49% 7% 16% 7% 22% 5,602
Weekly 43% 9% 12% 5% 32% 1,461
Monthly 45% 11% 12% 4% 29% 516
Seldom/never 35% 10% 11% 3% 41% 1,887

Parent of children under 18 among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,615. 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% 68% 5,615
Weekly 30% 70% 1,459
Monthly 30% 70% 513
Seldom/never 23% 77% 1,885

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 87% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,628
Weekly 64% 29% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 1,462
Monthly 40% 42% 9% 2% 5% 3% 516
Seldom/never 16% 25% 13% 1% 37% 7% 1,890

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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 79% 16% 3% 2% 1% 5,628
Weekly 39% 47% 10% 3% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 19% 53% 22% 6% 1% 516
Seldom/never 4% 23% 32% 40% 1% 1,890

Attendance at religious services among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 32% 16% < 1% 5,628
Weekly 23% 50% 27% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 8% 53% 38% 1% 516
Seldom/never 3% 27% 71% < 1% 1,890

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 13% 10% 38% 1% 5,628
Weekly 11% 10% 10% 70% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 4% 4% 6% 87% < 1% 516
Seldom/never 1% 2% 3% 95% < 1% 1,890

Frequency of meditation among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 6% 3% 33% 2% 5,628
Weekly 28% 12% 4% 55% 1% 1,462
Monthly 18% 16% 6% 58% 1% 516
Seldom/never 16% 11% 5% 66% 1% 1,890

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 11% 5% 5% 1% 5,628
Weekly 49% 22% 14% 13% 1% 1,462
Monthly 37% 20% 16% 25% 2% 516
Seldom/never 31% 18% 12% 38% 2% 1,890

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 16% 10% 22% 1% 5,628
Weekly 40% 20% 15% 24% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 38% 18% 18% 25% 1% 516
Seldom/never 45% 16% 14% 24% 1% 1,890

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 7% 35% 4% 3% 5,628
Weekly 23% 13% 55% 7% 2% 1,462
Monthly 9% 15% 65% 9% 2% 516
Seldom/never 3% 18% 60% 16% 2% 1,890

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 5,628
Weekly 31% 67% 2% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 26% 72% 1% < 1% 516
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 1,890

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 12% 7% 21% 1% 5,628
Weekly 18% 16% 14% 51% < 1% 1,462
Monthly 4% 8% 14% 75% < 1% 516
Seldom/never 2% 3% 5% 89% < 1% 1,890

Interpreting scripture among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 33% 4% 14% 7% 5,628
Weekly 19% 37% 2% 32% 10% 1,462
Monthly 12% 30% 1% 47% 10% 516
Seldom/never 4% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 1,890

Belief in Heaven among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 87% 8% 6% 5,628
Weekly 83% 11% 6% 1,462
Monthly 70% 18% 12% 516
Seldom/never 33% 57% 10% 1,890

Belief in Hell among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 74% 19% 7% 5,628
Weekly 65% 28% 7% 1,462
Monthly 52% 39% 9% 516
Seldom/never 24% 67% 9% 1,890

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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% 16% 39% 5,628
Weekly 40% 17% 44% 1,462
Monthly 36% 21% 43% 516
Seldom/never 26% 19% 55% 1,890

Political ideology among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 46% 32% 16% 6% 5,628
Weekly 32% 39% 23% 5% 1,462
Monthly 27% 39% 28% 7% 516
Seldom/never 18% 39% 37% 7% 1,890

Views about size of government among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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% 35% 4% 4% 5,628
Weekly 59% 35% 3% 3% 1,462
Monthly 54% 40% 3% 3% 516
Seldom/never 51% 41% 3% 4% 1,890

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 44% 5% 2% 5,628
Weekly 48% 48% 3% 1% 1,462
Monthly 48% 47% 3% 2% 516
Seldom/never 38% 57% 4% 1% 1,890

Views about abortion among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 53% 4% 5,628
Weekly 58% 39% 3% 1,462
Monthly 66% 29% 5% 516
Seldom/never 78% 18% 4% 1,890

Views about homosexuality among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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% 42% 5% 4% 5,628
Weekly 73% 21% 4% 3% 1,462
Monthly 77% 18% 3% 2% 516
Seldom/never 86% 9% 3% 2% 1,890

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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% 8% 5,628
Weekly 64% 30% 6% 1,462
Monthly 67% 25% 7% 516
Seldom/never 82% 12% 5% 1,890

Views about environmental regulation among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 53% 3% 2% 5,628
Weekly 38% 59% 1% 1% 1,462
Monthly 37% 60% 1% 2% 516
Seldom/never 26% 69% 2% 2% 1,890

Views about human evolution among adults with some college education by frequency of prayer

% of adults with some college education 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 = 5,628. 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% 31% 2% 48% 4% 5,628
Weekly 31% 34% 4% 28% 2% 1,462
Monthly 41% 28% 7% 22% 3% 516
Seldom/never 71% 12% 5% 9% 2% 1,890