Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,945. 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 74% 17% 4% 4% 1% 2,945
2007 76% 17% 4% 3% 1% 3,086

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Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 74% 19% 4% 3% < 1% 593
Evangelical Protestant 81% 15% 2% 1% 1% 1,044
Historically Black Protestant 80% 14% 4% 2% < 1% 265
Mainline Protestant 72% 21% 4% 2% 1% 551
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 59% 21% 6% 13% 1% 189

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,154. 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 23% 38% 24% 15% 2,154
Weekly 31% 37% 20% 12% 489
Monthly 38% 34% 20% 8% 110
Seldom/never 42% 33% 14% 10% 106

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,154. 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% 15% 32% 29% 10% 1% 2,154
Weekly 23% 15% 30% 24% 8% 1% 489
Monthly 20% 24% 28% 23% 5% < 1% 110
Seldom/never 32% 18% 25% 19% 4% 2% 106

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 2,203
Weekly 51% 49% 497
Monthly 63% 37% 111
Seldom/never 64% 36% 107

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,172. 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% 17% 4% 19% 4% 2,172
Weekly 55% 17% 2% 24% 3% 485
Monthly 43% 18% 10% 29% < 1% 110
Seldom/never 49% 17% 9% 20% 5% 105

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,176. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 17% 9% 74% 2,176
Weekly 19% 11% 70% 487
Monthly 28% 16% 56% 107
Seldom/never 27% 14% 59% 102

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,941. 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% 19% 26% 16% 1,941
Weekly 40% 19% 25% 15% 438
Monthly 45% 13% 26% 16% 100

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,193. 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% 15% 10% 2,193
Weekly 51% 30% 9% 10% 496
Monthly 51% 18% 15% 16% 110
Seldom/never 46% 31% 14% 9% 105

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,199. 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% 6% 13% 6% 24% 2,199
Weekly 41% 7% 15% 4% 33% 495
Monthly 40% 18% 7% 1% 33% 110
Seldom/never 37% 7% 12% 2% 41% 106

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,196. 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% 64% 2,196
Weekly 35% 65% 495
Monthly 39% 61% 111
Seldom/never 29% 71% 107

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,203
Weekly 68% 27% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 497
Monthly 45% 37% 9% 2% 4% 4% 111
Seldom/never 38% 31% 9% < 1% 16% 6% 107

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 15% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,203
Weekly 62% 34% 2% 1% 1% 497
Monthly 44% 47% 8% 1% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 26% 48% 19% 4% 3% 107

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 38% 5% < 1% 2,203
Weekly 41% 51% 6% 1% 497
Monthly 20% 70% 10% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 30% 53% 17% < 1% 107

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 52% 12% 3% 31% 2% 2,203
Weekly 35% 17% 5% 42% 1% 497
Monthly 20% 29% 3% 44% 4% 111
Seldom/never 25% 15% 7% 53% < 1% 107

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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 76% 16% 5% 3% 1% 2,203
Weekly 53% 26% 14% 7% < 1% 497
Monthly 47% 30% 7% 16% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 36% 26% 11% 27% 1% 107

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 48% 21% 11% 19% 1% 2,203
Weekly 39% 23% 16% 21% 2% 497
Monthly 49% 18% 11% 20% 2% 111
Seldom/never 41% 19% 18% 22% < 1% 107

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 34% 6% 3% 2,203
Weekly 36% 14% 40% 7% 2% 497
Monthly 20% 18% 50% 11% 1% 111
Seldom/never 21% 24% 42% 12% 2% 107

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 57% 1% 1% 2,203
Weekly 29% 68% 2% 1% 497
Monthly 29% 71% < 1% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 17% 83% < 1% < 1% 107

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 23% 6% 10% 1% 2,203
Weekly 37% 32% 11% 19% 1% 497
Monthly 15% 32% 18% 35% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 14% 21% 13% 52% 1% 107

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 33% 3% 10% 5% 2,203
Weekly 36% 36% 2% 18% 9% 497
Monthly 24% 37% < 1% 29% 10% 111
Seldom/never 14% 24% < 1% 43% 19% 107

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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 89% 6% 5% 2,203
Weekly 86% 9% 5% 497
Monthly 79% 16% 5% 111
Seldom/never 51% 37% 12% 107

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 6% 2,203
Weekly 72% 21% 8% 497
Monthly 61% 32% 7% 111
Seldom/never 41% 51% 8% 107

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 16% 41% 2,203
Weekly 41% 14% 45% 497
Monthly 23% 19% 57% 111
Seldom/never 21% 27% 52% 107

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 32% 18% 6% 2,203
Weekly 39% 32% 25% 4% 497
Monthly 21% 48% 28% 3% 111
Seldom/never 19% 28% 44% 8% 107

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 43% 2% 3% 2,203
Weekly 47% 49% 2% 2% 497
Monthly 37% 58% 4% 1% 111
Seldom/never 33% 57% 6% 3% 107

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 47% 47% 5% 1% 2,203
Weekly 45% 52% 2% 1% 497
Monthly 40% 56% 3% 1% 111
Seldom/never 37% 57% 4% 1% 107

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 57% 3% 2,203
Weekly 48% 49% 3% 497
Monthly 51% 44% 6% 111
Seldom/never 65% 31% 3% 107

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 41% 4% 3% 2,203
Weekly 64% 30% 3% 2% 497
Monthly 78% 18% 2% 2% 111
Seldom/never 72% 22% 5% 1% 107

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,203. 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% 51% 8% 2,203
Weekly 50% 42% 8% 497
Monthly 70% 29% 2% 111
Seldom/never 64% 25% 11% 107

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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% 53% 2% 3% 2,203
Weekly 44% 53% 1% 2% 497
Monthly 36% 61% 1% 2% 111
Seldom/never 26% 65% 6% 3% 107

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,203. 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 16% 30% 3% 47% 4% 2,203
Weekly 23% 33% 4% 36% 3% 497
Monthly 35% 28% 1% 33% 3% 111
Seldom/never 53% 20% 5% 16% 6% 107