Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year

% of adults who meditate several times a year who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,534. 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 39% 21% 11% 29% 1% 1,534
2007 47% 22% 9% 21% 1% 1,517

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Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year by religious group

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 45% 31% 13% 10% < 1% 350
Evangelical Protestant 68% 19% 7% 5% 1% 243
Mainline Protestant 45% 25% 13% 15% 1% 304
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 12% 10% 69% < 1% 418

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 553. 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% 37% 27% 18% 553
Weekly 23% 31% 29% 17% 319
Monthly 21% 38% 25% 16% 157
Seldom/never 37% 33% 17% 14% 470

Generational cohort among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 553. 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 11% 12% 32% 32% 11% 2% 553
Weekly 13% 14% 27% 35% 11% 1% 319
Monthly 11% 20% 28% 29% 12% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 25% 20% 25% 22% 8% 1% 470

Gender composition among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 59% 560
Weekly 56% 44% 324
Monthly 63% 37% 158
Seldom/never 63% 37% 480

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 554. 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% 14% 6% 14% 3% 554
Weekly 65% 8% 7% 16% 5% 320
Monthly 61% 9% 6% 22% 2% 158
Seldom/never 75% 5% 5% 12% 2% 475

Immigrant status among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 552. 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% 9% 72% 552
Weekly 19% 8% 73% 323
Monthly 20% 11% 69% 154
Seldom/never 14% 15% 71% 476

Income distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 485. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 37% 17% 29% 17% 485
Weekly 31% 17% 23% 29% 286
Monthly 29% 20% 29% 22% 142
Seldom/never 25% 23% 28% 24% 433

Educational distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 31% 19% 9% 557
Weekly 36% 25% 25% 14% 323
Monthly 41% 25% 18% 16% 158
Seldom/never 27% 30% 25% 19% 477

Marital status among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 559. 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 53% 7% 13% 6% 22% 559
Weekly 52% 12% 11% 5% 20% 324
Monthly 46% 14% 12% 1% 27% 157
Seldom/never 36% 11% 9% 3% 41% 478

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 67% 560
Weekly 29% 71% 323
Monthly 31% 69% 158
Seldom/never 19% 81% 479

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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 81% 16% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 560
Weekly 56% 37% 5% 1% < 1% 1% 324
Monthly 38% 44% 9% 1% 5% 3% 158
Seldom/never 14% 24% 18% < 1% 38% 7% 480

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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 70% 25% 3% 2% < 1% 560
Weekly 43% 46% 9% 2% < 1% 324
Monthly 14% 64% 18% 4% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 5% 26% 32% 37% < 1% 480

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 43% 14% < 1% 560
Weekly 28% 51% 21% < 1% 324
Monthly 6% 68% 25% 1% 158
Seldom/never 3% 32% 64% < 1% 480

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 13% 21% 44% < 1% 560
Weekly 7% 10% 20% 64% < 1% 324
Monthly 2% 3% 22% 74% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 1% 2% 5% 92% < 1% 480

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 15% 20% 5% 1% 560
Weekly 35% 28% 25% 12% < 1% 324
Monthly 24% 18% 45% 11% 2% 158
Seldom/never 28% 22% 25% 24% 1% 480

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 17% 24% 21% 1% 560
Weekly 34% 20% 22% 23% < 1% 324
Monthly 25% 16% 39% 18% 1% 158
Seldom/never 50% 18% 20% 12% < 1% 480

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 8% 40% 7% 3% 560
Weekly 25% 13% 54% 6% 2% 324
Monthly 14% 16% 52% 18% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 1% 19% 59% 19% 2% 480

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 1% 2% 560
Weekly 25% 73% 1% 1% 324
Monthly 25% 73% 1% 1% 158
Seldom/never 15% 84% 1% 1% 480

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 13% 27% 27% 1% 560
Weekly 14% 14% 27% 45% < 1% 324
Monthly 1% 7% 26% 65% 1% 158
Seldom/never 1% 2% 13% 83% < 1% 480

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 3% 16% 7% 560
Weekly 21% 34% 1% 36% 9% 324
Monthly 13% 30% 1% 45% 11% 158
Seldom/never 4% 9% 1% 81% 5% 480

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 86% 9% 5% 560
Weekly 77% 16% 8% 324
Monthly 70% 27% 3% 158
Seldom/never 27% 64% 9% 480

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 21% 10% 560
Weekly 56% 34% 11% 324
Monthly 46% 46% 8% 158
Seldom/never 16% 75% 9% 480

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 560. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 40% 14% 46% 560
Weekly 34% 19% 48% 324
Monthly 29% 15% 57% 158
Seldom/never 15% 16% 69% 480

Political ideology among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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 36% 37% 22% 5% 560
Weekly 24% 45% 27% 5% 324
Monthly 24% 46% 25% 5% 158
Seldom/never 13% 37% 47% 3% 480

Views about size of government among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 41% 3% 3% 560
Weekly 52% 42% 2% 4% 324
Monthly 48% 46% 3% 4% 158
Seldom/never 42% 51% 3% 4% 480

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 44% 6% 2% 560
Weekly 44% 50% 3% 3% 324
Monthly 46% 47% 6% 2% 158
Seldom/never 26% 69% 4% 2% 480

Views about abortion among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 48% 3% 560
Weekly 57% 38% 4% 324
Monthly 70% 29% 1% 158
Seldom/never 85% 13% 2% 480

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 34% 5% 4% 560
Weekly 68% 28% 2% 2% 324
Monthly 74% 18% 4% 4% 158
Seldom/never 88% 9% 2% 1% 480

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 560. 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% 49% 8% 560
Weekly 60% 35% 5% 324
Monthly 62% 34% 4% 158
Seldom/never 83% 15% 3% 480

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 54% 2% 3% 560
Weekly 39% 57% 2% 3% 324
Monthly 34% 61% 3% 3% 158
Seldom/never 16% 80% 3% 1% 480

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 560. 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% 29% 4% 39% 8% 560
Weekly 33% 31% 4% 29% 3% 324
Monthly 46% 30% 4% 18% 2% 158
Seldom/never 80% 10% 4% 6% 1% 480