Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,883. 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 66% 19% 6% 7% 1% 2,883
2007 70% 20% 5% 4% 1% 2,830

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 73% 18% 4% 5% < 1% 730
Evangelical Protestant 76% 16% 4% 3% 1% 781
Historically Black Protestant 77% 15% 6% 3% < 1% 182
Mainline Protestant 63% 27% 4% 4% 1% 627
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 23% 14% 24% 1% 233

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DemographicInformation

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,922. 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% 34% 27% 19% 1,922
Weekly 28% 34% 23% 14% 551
Monthly 34% 36% 18% 13% 163
Seldom/never 39% 34% 13% 14% 176

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,922. 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% 14% 28% 33% 13% 1% 1,922
Weekly 19% 17% 26% 27% 9% 1% 551
Monthly 25% 16% 29% 21% 10% < 1% 163
Seldom/never 28% 19% 26% 18% 8% 1% 176

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 58% 1,959
Weekly 56% 44% 556
Monthly 66% 34% 168
Seldom/never 62% 38% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,937. 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% 14% 4% 13% 4% 1,937
Weekly 63% 10% 6% 18% 3% 549
Monthly 45% 10% 17% 25% 3% 168
Seldom/never 57% 8% 12% 19% 4% 180

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,939. 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% 8% 76% 1,939
Weekly 18% 10% 72% 549
Monthly 37% 6% 57% 162
Seldom/never 35% 11% 54% 177

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,728. 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% 22% 28% 17% 1,728
Weekly 32% 17% 29% 22% 494
Monthly 33% 23% 21% 23% 150
Seldom/never 30% 20% 29% 21% 157

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,946. 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% 34% 17% 12% 1,946
Weekly 39% 29% 20% 12% 554
Monthly 50% 21% 19% 10% 166
Seldom/never 39% 31% 20% 11% 180

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,956. 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% 7% 12% 8% 21% 1,956
Weekly 46% 7% 10% 5% 31% 555
Monthly 42% 6% 15% 3% 34% 167
Seldom/never 37% 8% 11% 4% 39% 178

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,952. 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% 1,952
Weekly 32% 68% 555
Monthly 28% 72% 168
Seldom/never 30% 70% 180

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,959
Weekly 65% 30% 3% 1% 1% 1% 556
Monthly 38% 44% 11% 2% 4% 1% 168
Seldom/never 28% 29% 12% 2% 21% 8% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 19% 2% 1% 1% 1,959
Weekly 57% 37% 4% 2% 1% 556
Monthly 28% 59% 10% < 1% 2% 168
Seldom/never 18% 54% 15% 12% < 1% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 52% 5% < 1% 1,959
Weekly 28% 64% 8% < 1% 556
Monthly 8% 83% 8% 1% 168
Seldom/never 16% 60% 25% < 1% 181

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by frequency of prayer

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 8% 6% 37% 2% 1,959
Weekly 26% 15% 11% 47% 1% 556
Monthly 21% 18% 19% 38% 4% 168
Seldom/never 23% 16% 11% 49% 2% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 71% 14% 9% 5% 1% 1,959
Weekly 50% 24% 17% 7% 1% 556
Monthly 30% 22% 33% 15% < 1% 168
Seldom/never 32% 16% 22% 27% 3% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 16% 14% 22% 1% 1,959
Weekly 38% 18% 20% 23% 1% 556
Monthly 32% 16% 37% 15% < 1% 168
Seldom/never 39% 17% 18% 24% 1% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 9% 38% 5% 3% 1,959
Weekly 25% 13% 49% 11% 2% 556
Monthly 16% 14% 51% 17% 2% 168
Seldom/never 12% 18% 54% 15% 1% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 58% 1% < 1% 1,959
Weekly 32% 67% < 1% 1% 556
Monthly 27% 72% 1% < 1% 168
Seldom/never 14% 83% 3% < 1% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 18% 20% 16% 1% 1,959
Weekly 17% 24% 32% 26% < 1% 556
Monthly 4% 15% 45% 37% < 1% 168
Seldom/never 5% 6% 31% 58% < 1% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 36% 4% 13% 7% 1,959
Weekly 25% 46% 2% 22% 5% 556
Monthly 20% 35% 1% 36% 7% 168
Seldom/never 14% 17% 1% 60% 8% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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 88% 7% 5% 1,959
Weekly 84% 11% 5% 556
Monthly 75% 20% 5% 168
Seldom/never 46% 43% 11% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 18% 8% 1,959
Weekly 64% 30% 6% 556
Monthly 51% 42% 7% 168
Seldom/never 35% 58% 7% 181

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 1,959
Weekly 40% 17% 43% 556
Monthly 31% 18% 51% 168
Seldom/never 24% 24% 52% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 35% 16% 5% 1,959
Weekly 35% 42% 20% 4% 556
Monthly 32% 41% 23% 4% 168
Seldom/never 30% 24% 36% 10% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 41% 3% 3% 1,959
Weekly 50% 45% 3% 2% 556
Monthly 47% 49% 2% 2% 168
Seldom/never 44% 49% 2% 6% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 4% 2% 1,959
Weekly 46% 50% 2% 2% 556
Monthly 37% 59% 2% 3% 168
Seldom/never 36% 55% 5% 3% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 50% 4% 1,959
Weekly 55% 43% 3% 556
Monthly 59% 37% 3% 168
Seldom/never 74% 23% 3% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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 54% 37% 5% 4% 1,959
Weekly 67% 26% 2% 5% 556
Monthly 70% 20% 5% 5% 168
Seldom/never 72% 19% 6% 4% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,959. 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% 47% 9% 1,959
Weekly 55% 40% 5% 556
Monthly 56% 33% 11% 168
Seldom/never 72% 24% 4% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 54% 2% 2% 1,959
Weekly 39% 58% 2% 2% 556
Monthly 36% 60% 2% 3% 168
Seldom/never 26% 66% 5% 3% 181

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 1,959. 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% 32% 4% 43% 5% 1,959
Weekly 29% 33% 4% 31% 3% 556
Monthly 37% 29% 6% 26% 2% 168
Seldom/never 54% 20% 5% 18% 3% 181